After a terrorist attack on the US Capital during the annual State of the Union Address kills the President and his cabinet, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Thomas Kirkman, having been named the Designated Survivor during the address, is sworn in as President of the United States. He is soon thrust into a world he could not possibly comprehend.moreless
Maya and Zig want to be together, but know that if they are, Zig will have to move out. After the news about the miscarriage, Clare decides to take a trip to New York, and brings Eli with her. Hunter has a crush on Arlene, and after some advice from Imogen, he anonymously sends her flowers. When she doesn't like the gesture, Hunter pretends to go along with it being from someone else, in order to save face.moreless
Becky is annoyed when Jonah doesn't want to do anything more than a little kiss here and there. She soon realizes how curious she is try do a little more, and starts doing her own research. Maya thinks gym will be a good way to boost her marks, but things are more complicated when she finds out that the next unit is dancing, and she is partnered with Tristan. Clare and Eli babysit Rocky, and realize they have a lot to discuss about their parenting rules.moreless
In 2017, Cole witnesses the early days of the plague all over again. In 2043, Ramse seeks to protect his family while Jones resorts to extreme measures to gain the power core from Foster. The beginning of Cole and Ramse's involvement with Project Splinter is revealed.
Cole finds himself buried under rubble following the air strike in Chechnya. Cassie searches for Cole to confirm that the virus has been destroyed. In 2043, Jones sends Ramse and Whitley to Project Spearhead for help to retrieve Cole.moreless
Bo and her friends are invited to a very special party.
Eph goes to find Zach and discovers that Kelly is missing. Meanwhile, Felix turns and Gus has to deal with his friend, and Dutch reveals her role in Eldritch's plan.
Eph and Abraham use Jim as bait in a plan to track down the Master. Meanwhile, Neeva encounters a mysterious stranger, and in the past, Eichhorst orders a young Abraham to complete a most unusual carpentry program.moreless
Picking up 10 years from where the movie left off and based on John Grisham's bestselling novel of the same name, Mitch and Abby McDeere, along with their 10-year old daughter Claire, decide to leave witness protection and, along with Mitch's brother, private investigator Ray, and secretary Tammy, set up their own law firm.
In the opener, the family celebrates Claire's tenth birthday. On the professional front Mitch takes on the case of accused murderer Sarah Holt and, at the behest of Judge Trott, the case of 14-year old Donnell Heywood, who stabbed a ate to death. Also, Mitch is offered a temping partnership with a law firm who want him to head up a newly created Criminal Division.
Once again, Erica is sent back to her university days, but this time to overcome her fear of confrontation.