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NIGHTLINE PRIME [EPISODE TITLE CHANGE]
Air Date: Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Time Slot: 10:00 PM-11:00 PM EST on ABC
Episode Title: (#302) "THE LOOKOUT: How to Stop Your House from Becoming a Money Pit"
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"ABC'S THE LOOKOUT"

"Undercover House" Airs Wednesday, June 5 on ABC

What You Need to Know Before You Call a Locksmith or TV Repairman; Plus, Why it Doesn't Always Pay to Spend More on High Thread Count Sheets

"ABC's The Lookout" is a survival guide to the modern consumer jungle, offering a mix of compelling undercover investigations and lively dispatches about how you spend your money. Featuring smart reporting from ABC's powerhouse team of correspondents, "ABC's The Lookout" covers the trends and products that obsess Americans, offering tips along the way about how to maximize value and avoid costly mistakes. "ABC's The Lookout" airs on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.

"ABC's The Lookout" team will do whatever it takes to help you get more for your money. Reports airing on Wednesday, June 5 include:

· Undercover House: Locksmith - Locked out of your house on a cold night? Some locksmith ads promise super fast service and bargain prices, but what did our hidden cameras find? Bill Weir is on the lookout to tell viewers what they need to know before making that call.

· Undercover House: TV Repairmen -- Don't adjust your screens because one wrong TV setting could cost more than you know. What happened when we called in TV repairmen for what should have been easy and inexpensive fixes? Juju Chang goes undercover with a team of senior sleuths.

· Undercover House: The Great Pillow Case Fight -- 300, 400, 1000� Does a higher thread count mean a better night's sleep? With the help of a Consumer Reports' textile expert, "ABC's The Lookout" takes to Central Park with two queen-sized mattresses to unravel the secrets of thread counts before you spend big. Deborah Roberts reports.

"Nightline's" Cynthia McFadden and Bill Weir anchor "ABC's The Lookout," joined by ABC News' correspondents including Dan Abrams, Gio Benitez, Juju Chang, Linsey Davis, Paula Faris, Matt Gutman, Dan Harris, Amy Robach, Deborah Roberts, Brian Ross, Cecilia Vega and Nick Watt.

Jeanmarie Condon is executive producer. David Scott is senior broadcast producer.

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NIGHTLINE PRIME (ABC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
8/19/10 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (spring 2014)
TIME SLOT:
saturdays from 10:00 PM-11:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
4 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's press release, March 2014) ABC News' iconic late night news magazine is coming again to primetime with a series of one hour programs that take viewers inside the most provocative stories of our time. True to "Nightline's" long tradition of excellence in of-the-moment journalism and documentary-style storytelling, "Nightline Prime" will use the newest technologies to put viewers in the middle of stories as they unfold. The new program puts the latest small, agile cameras out with journalists embedded at the center of the stories they are reporting, enabling its teams to go farther, closer and deeper than previously possible. "Nightline Prime" premieres SATURDAY, MARCH 15 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
CREW INFORMATION:
· David Scott as PROD
· Jeanmarie Condon as EP
GENRE(S):
· newsmagazine
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· no information is available