A woman who believes her husband is abusing their daughter decides to keep her away from him. When she's unable to prove her claim, the husband takes her to court and the judge orders her to reveal where her daughter is or be held in contempt. She chooses the latter and is placed in jail. She would there for over a year. Jack decides to let her talk on his show. Later she asks Jack to take her daughter in for awhile. When the judge learns of this he orders Jack to tell them where she is. He refuses and is facing a contempt charge too. So he tries to see if he can ...
The devastating San Francisco earthquake is re-enacted as Jack and Billy help citizens connect with loved ones via the radio waves, Devon has a close encounter, and Zymak and his family re-unite under tense circumstances.
A young woman is killed in a hit and run accident. Because her father is a prominent attorney, the police pull out all the stops. Zymack assigns the case to a Detective Slocum. At the same time the father, who is despondent and who knows Devon turns to her who asks Jack to talk about the incident on his show hoping that someone who knows something or even the one who did will come forward. Now the police learn what car struck the woman and it turns out to be the same car Devon owns. And when someone accidentally hits it leaving a mark that makes it appear to have been...
Jack's been indicted and is now facing charges of vehicular homicide. He sets to prove his innocence by trying to figure out how the thief who knows so much about the accident. And talks to someone who tells him how she could have done it. He speaks to someone who was there and the person recalls something which he thought was insignificant at the time. But Jack decides to use that info hoping it will lead him to the person who actually ran the girl down.
A young black man appears to have been beaten and when his parents ask him what happened he tells them that Zymack did it. Zymack denies doing it but can't prove he didn't. An outspoken minister stirs things up and Jack tries to find out the truth.
Jack brother, Frankie calls him saying he's in trouble. So Jack goes to meet him but when he arrives, he sees his brother, playing with their father whom he doesn't know. Jack introduces them to each other. And his brother doesn't exactly welcome him with open arms. After telling Jack and their father what happened, their father deduces that someone is using him as a fall guy. So they try to clear Frankie. They run into a girl who's also caught up it, who joins them.
A guy Jack knows is trying to find his brother who is in Colombia and was taken captive by drug dealers. He goes through all the normal channels to find him but can't. So in an act of desperation, he abducts a Colombian official and demands his brother's whereabouts.
Jack reflects on his past and value as a midnight radio host. Jack contemplates his future at the radio station while struggling with the ghost of his wife. Meanwhile his radio station boss considers leaving the station with her love interest to sail around the world. While she reconciles her conflicting loyalties she reveals to Jack she is pregnant.