As The World Turns

In America in the forties a culture for stay at home Mom's was created. Those Mothers who were housewives found themselves entertained in the daytime hours by, As the World Turns, a soap opera that has seen generations of actors and began in April of 1956. Since then it has become a part of Americans way of life, and the characters that grace the television are well known for their roles, and can be easily recognized in this society for the characters they portray. As The World Turns story centers around its sister show, The Guiding Light.

The show is based in a fictional town called Oakdale,Illinois, where the lives of its inhabitants are the focus of each show. Their every day lives, the dramas they face and create, the affairs they find themselves in, and their individual relationships with family and friends as well as all other aspects of the lives of those who called Oakdale home is the basis of the episodes. The creator of this fictional world is Irna Phillips, one of the foremost writers, and creators of soap opera on the radio, which is where the world of the soap opera began. Her vision became a television show and it took off, changing the way daytime television is viewed. The shows main stars are Terri Conn, Maura West, and Michael Park. It is the second longest running daytime soap opera, only surpassed by its sister show, The Guiding light. For twenty years between 1958 and 1978 As The World Turns was the most watched television soap opera according to Nielson ratings. It had ten million viewers per day tuning in to see what would happen next, as the world turned. The length of the show gave many producers a chance to work in television, including Ted Corday (1956

Weekdays 2:00 PM et/pt on CBS
16 Seasons, 1559 Episodes
April 2, 1956
Soaps, Drama
6.0/10
Cast: Colleen Zenk, Kelly Menighan, Don Hastings, Jon Hensley
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As The World Turns Full Episode Guide

  • In the series finale, Bob and Kim leave Oakdale.

  • John tries to help Lily forgive Lucinda.

  • Carly and Jack's honeymoon doesn't go as planned.

  • Carly and Jack plan for their wedding.

  • Liberty gets into F.I.T. but doesn't know if she wants to go because of Janet's baby.

  • Katie tells Reid that he now has Chris's heart.

  • Chris wakes up following his heart transplant.

  • Reid gives his heart to Chris.

  • Reid is involved in a tragic accident.

  • Chris's family is shocked with the news of the condition of his health.

  • Noah confesses he still loves Luke.

  • The family does charity work to honor Nancy.

  • Alison and Casey agree to get married.

  • Barbara and Henry get married.

  • Reid chides Katie for sleeping with Chris.

  • Ralph wants Lucinda to run away with him.

  • Janet is suspicious of Blackthorn.

  • Carly and Jack discover that Lucinda was the mastermind to ruin Craig.

  • Carly and Jack check out the St. Nicholas medal.

  • Barbara and Emily sort through their feelings following their rescue.

  • Reid covers for Chris at the trustees' party.

  • Barbara and Emily try to get out of the wine cellar.

  • Blackthorne realizes Carly is trying to frame him.

  • Carly flirts with Blackthorne to gain more information.

  • Craig is threatened.

  • Dusty and Lucy are in a compromising situation when Janet walks in.

  • Reid encourages Chris to reveal the truth to Katie regarding his health concerns.

  • Henry tries to make Will, Paul, and Margo believe that Barbara was kidnapped.

  • Iris moves Barbara.

  • Chris tries to get his point across to Katie that he would be a good husband and father.

  • Craig accuses Lucinda of planning the perfume factory scam.

  • Holden, Lily and Craig make a huge discovery.

  • Lily arrives in France to discover she's been duped.

  • Gwen agrees to allow Iris to assist in searching for Barbara.

  • Paul and Henry are suspicious of Barbara's disappearance and what happened.

  • Parker and Faith are caught in a compromising situation.

  • Passion ignites between Parker and Faith.

  • Carly sees Lily and Craig kiss.

  • Molly and Holden prepare for their special day.

  • Carly finds out that Lily and Craig were together in New York.

  • Will and Gwen hear that Iris is in town.

  • Henry discovers that Barbara was kidnapped.

  • Francoise sends an incriminating photo to Lucinda.

  • Things get hot between Lily and Craig.

  • Janet's determination pays off as she finds a way for Dusty and Johnny to spend time together.

  • Katie reveals to Henry that Vienna was never pregnant.

  • Paul, Gwen, Will and Hallie try to make sense of Barbara's postcard.

  • Barbara attempts to find a way to escape.

  • Craig begs Jack to give Gabriel a job on the farm.

  • Gabriel gets busted for going to a high stakes poker game.

  • Barbara wakes up in a warehouse filled with party favors and candy. Meanwhile, Vienna and Henry's wedding proceeds.

  • Barbara tries to get the truth out of Vienna about her pregnancy.

  • Barbara follows Vienna and discovers she is seeing an infertility specialist.

  • Reid finds out that Luke and Noah aren't back together.

  • Vienna extends a wedding invitation to Chris and Katie.

  • Casey reveals to Chris that Vienna may be pregnant with his baby.

  • Parker and Carly talk about keeping the check.

  • Craig has been released from jail and wants to make peace.

  • Noah realizes why Reid quit Memorial.

  • Holden and Molly announce their upcoming wedding.

  • Janet is angry with Rusty.

  • Gabriel announces he is leaving.

  • Katie steals Chris's security card.

  • Paul discovers Meg's pills in Emily's bag.

  • Faith confesses to Parker that she saw Gabriel and Liberty holding hands.

  • Gabriel admits to the police that Cragi didn't hurt him.

  • Liberty will get the opportunity to walk at graduation.

  • Holden and Molly make copies of the DVD of Molly and Silas getting intimate.

  • Noah and Reid get into it while Barbara accuses Emily of purposely drugging Meg.

  • Vienna finally gets to Henry, while Chris makes a huge decision.

  • Craig allows Dusty to be Johnny's primary caregiver.

  • Holden asks Molly to marry him.

  • Molly threatens Silas with a gun. Lily initiates a kiss with Holden.

  • Allison tells Katie how Chris really feels about her.

  • Barbara is stunned that Henry revealed his true feelings about Barbara to Vienna.

  • Henry reveals he has feelings for Barbara.

  • Noah sees Luke and Reid kissing.

  • Gabriel and Craig go to jail.

  • Vienna attempts to convince Casey that she was already pregnant prior to sleeping together.

  • Barbara tells Vienna she won't work for her.

  • Craig is arrested.

  • Gabriel wakes up and is accusing Craig of leaving him in the burning building.

  • Parker goes to the police station to confess that he physically assaulted Gabriel.

  • Chris and Katie get trapped.

  • Vienna tells Henry the news that she's pregnant.

  • Craig promises to be a good father to Gabriel.

  • Liberty schemes and invites Dusty to have lunch with Janet.

  • Paul and Emily find Eliza at the police station with Emma.

  • Emily and Chase get into a fight.

  • Jack is willing to keep Dusty's secret while Tom agrees to take on Craig's case.

  • Craig is out on bail.

  • Luke hesitates when he and Reid are about to get intimate.

  • Hoping to get pregnant, Vienna and Casey have unprotected sex.

  • Complications arise during Noah's surgery.

  • Carly finds evidence against Parker for theft.

  • Jack learns the fire may have been started on purpose.

  • Emily realizes Meg set her up.

  • Lily makes a huge confession about Gabriel.

  • Craig commits arson.

  • Parker is caught going through Gabriel's things.

  • Rocco's wakes and funeral cause chaos in the Ciccone houshold. Gabriel surprises Liberty with a special gift.

  • Reid kisses Luke while Vienna and Reid postpone their wedding.

  • Vienna decides on a wedding dress while Eliza is taken.

  • Craig and Dusty almost get into a fight.

  • Carly discovers Jack consoling Janet at the police station while Liberty learns more about the prognosis of her cancer.

  • Dusty and Rocco settle their score, but it might be too late. Carly tries to spend some time alone with Jack.

  • Vienna and Henry have their engagement party while Henry and Barbara kiss.

  • Rocco has a heart attack while Gabriel receives his first blackmail money installment.

  • Craig is threatened and blackmailed by Gabriel.

  • Reid receives bad news from the hospital. Faith, Lily and Holden bond as a family.

  • Henry surprises Vienna with an engagement ring.

  • Vienna makes a marriage proposal to Henry and Luke pleads with Judd.

  • Dusty remembers Rocco's threat and Craig is abusing Parker's trust fund.

  • Kim decides she will get married.

  • Bob and Kim celebrate their 25th anniversary as chaos starts to erupt.

  • Chris and Katie plan a party.

  • Jack and Janet discuss their looming divorce. Gabriel causes a rift between Craig and Carly.

  • Liberty gets good news that she can leave isolation.

  • Dusty is rushed to the hospital while Reid and Luke get stuck on an elevator.

  • Jack and Carly arrive at Metro and are surprised to find it closed.

  • Allison helps Chris.

  • Carly volunteers to take care of Janet.

  • Vienna makes Barbara jealous and then Barbara decides to make Henry jealous.

  • Dusty convinces Janet to get a divorce.

  • Molly discovers Faith's secret. Luke gets a glimpse into Reid's turbulent past.

  • Luke wants Noah to fully commit to him.

  • Vienna shares a drink with Barbara and Henry and Janet tells Liberty she's pregnant.

  • Janet learns who the father is of her unborn child.

  • Chris Hughes returns to Oakdale. Barbara and Henry make their relationship public.

  • Emma hints at Paul that Damian isn't the only one to blame for Meg being in a mental institution.

  • Damian and Holden fight and Damian takes Lily away.

  • Holden escapes from jail.

  • Parker offers Liberty so much-needed laughter. Dusty proposes to Janet in front of Teri.

  • Molly's suspicion of Faith increases.

  • Reid can return to Texas again.

  • Faith is at school when she gets an unexpected guest.

  • Dusty reveals his love for Janet to Jack.

  • Carly spills a secret to Jack. Dusty has an idea for Liberty.

  • Allison confesses of her love for Casey.

  • Paul has good news for Henry.

  • Margo learns that Holden is going to stand trial for Damian's murder.

  • Janet announces to Carly that she is pregnant.

  • Carly learns the truth about Janet and Dusty. Janet makes a huge proposal to Jack.

  • Dusty reaches out to Janet's father. Lily becomes suspicious of Molly. Parker stumbles across Jack and Carly's close moment.

  • Paul considers pulling the plug on Mick. Liberty faces a setback. Jack and Carly kiss.

  • Casey reacts to Mick's disclosure about Alison.

  • Casey's wedding doesn't go as planned.

  • Casey and Bob are in trouble when Susan and Emily don't know where Alison is. Mick confesses to Alison in the bell tower. Barbara asks Henry to be her date for the wedding.

  • Dusty and Carly commiserate over their situations. Emily tells Alison that a DNA test proves who Mick is. Margo asks Casey if he wants to postpone the wedding.

  • Maddie looks for a roommate.

  • Lily returns home to find Meg in her house.

  • Emily reveals Mick's true identity to Alison.

  • Alison pulls back from Casey's touch. Molly reveals the truth to Luke about Damian.

  • Mick tells Emily he will give her a child.

  • Liberty has her fortune told to her.

  • Henry still tries to move in with Katie.

  • Noah gets emotional support from Maggie.

  • Janet wants Liberty to focus on getting better.

  • Damian books a trip with Lily to Malta to escape.

  • Barbara warns Susan about Mick and Alison's unholiness.

  • Noah's pre-surgery exam reveals that it is more in depth than expected.

  • Liberty tells Parker of her illness.

  • Alison goes to see her sister and tells her that she is starting to develop feelings for somebody else other than Casey. Lily and Damian learn from Emma that Holden and Molly have left town.

  • Dr. Oliver consents to do Noah's surgery after Luke threatens him.

  • After being told about her illness, Liberty wants to be on her own. Janet's daughter's doctor tells her he believes he can cure her leukemia.

  • Meg contacts Damian to inform him she'll be out.

  • The doctors look at Liberty and Parker.

  • Susan is upset with Paul and yells at him.

  • Clarissa thinks Henry has feelings for Katie.

  • Parker and Sage get lost in the woods.

  • Liberty gets into F.I.T.

  • Sage tries to get her parents back together again.

  • Paul visits Meg.

  • Simon wanted to take Katie to the Metro initially, but realized he didn't have enough money.

  • Teri tells Janet she's interested in Dusty.

  • Jack and Carly continue to develop a relationship.

  • Hunter flirts with Maddie.

  • Craig kidnaps Carly.

  • Emma and Lucinda conspire to set Lily and Holden up, so they can get back together.

  • Brad says goodbye.

  • When Barbara goes to the funeral parlor she is told the records she are after have been lost. Emily learns that her appointment with the specialist is for this afternoon. Lily thinks that Meg should be kept off the streets as her condition has got worse. Meg is told by Paul that it will take some time to find the proof but insists Molly will find it. Mick insists to Alison that the work he is doing is genuine. Meg tells a judge that Damian is too blame for her loosing her sanity after Holden tries to explain it is his fault. Mick stops Barbara from calling the police after she confronts him about James still being alive. The judge decides that Meg should remain in the institution for the time being. Barbara is shocked when she sees the same wound on Mick that James had after Paul shot him. Paul pretends to be unconscious after making sure he gets hit by the car that Meg is in. Mick tells Barbara that something amazing has happened to him and that he is James. Holden and Molly work together to make sure that Damian is taken down. Paul manages to get away with Meg and he takes her to Fairwinds. Meg calls Damian and threatens him.

  • Katie tells Brad that he has to leave and crossover to the other side. Brad stops Katie from leaving. Molly wants to look through Meg's computer so she can investigate what she told her. Lily sees Damian with Meg. Paul takes Eliza to see Meg. Katie explains why she cant love a ghost. Katie is able to feel Brad's presence. Lily passes out after being drugged by Damian. Paul talks to Holden about getting his sister released. As Lily sleeps, Damian goes to see Meg. Meg freaks out and Damian returns home to make it look like he was there the whole time. Henry tells Brad that he wont let him use him again to make contact with Katie. Simon remembers the day he and Katie got married. The orderly tells Meg that there has been no one in her room to see her.

  • Mick asks Alison to take some samples after telling Paul that everything is going well with Emily. Molly is convinced that Carly and Jack will sleep together again soon. Emily tells Paul that her perfect Christmas present would be a baby. Barbara confronts Mick about the ring she found in his room. Dusty and Jack attempt to enjoy themselves at Craig's bachelor party. Paul ends up joining the party after being invited to by Craig. Barbara finds some old letters she wrote to James in Mick's hotel room after stealing the keys to his room. As Mick heads towards his room Paul stops him and informs him that he has brought in a fertility specialist to look at what he doing. Barbara steals a glass left on a table. Jack asks Janet to go the wedding with him.

  • Emily desperately wants a baby of her own.

  • Holden prepares himself to sleep with Maeve. Katie gets a visit from Margo. Henry makes one final attempt to stop Ralph.

  • Parker goes out on a limb to help Liberty. Vienna is shocked by Henry's behaviour. Barbara gets good news from the doctor.

  • Maeve is rescued by Holden. Meg gets slapped by Lily when she takes things too far. Ralph sends threatening flowers to Henry.

  • Mason's actions make Noah uncomfortable. Jack looks into Damian's story. Eb decides to take care of matters himself.

  • Audrey sets a trap for James. Janet figures things out.

  • Vienna helps Paul. Craig visits Carly.

  • Tom wants 'Riley' to move out now that he has recovered. Margo discovers that Jay Stanhope is an alias that James Stenbeck has used in the past. Barbara manages to get the upper hand over Emily. Paul gets his memory back after seeing his father. Audrey attempts to get Vienna on side. Margo decides to tell Tom who 'Riley' really is. Paul leaves after his father tells him that he wants them to reconcile. Audrey explains to her son how she met James. Paul tries to find out from his mother how she found the care facility. 'Riley' tells Tom that he will pack his belongings and leave. Paul overpowers the guard when he goes back to see his father. James wants to know where his son is taking him. Adam tells Margo about Tom asking him to leave but he tells her he wont be leaving town. Paul puts his father in the wine cellar at Fairwinds. Vienna is shocked when Henry informs her that James Stenback is his father. Barbara is stunned when Paul reveals to her that James is still alive.

  • Noah learns that Luke is planning on going on a trip with his father so that he can sell a new yacht. Noah asks Luke how will Holden feel when he finds out that Luke is canceling his trip with him to spend time with Damian. Barbara shows up to have her son committed and tells him it is for his own good. Emma tells Meg that she doesn't think she can look after Eliza after she finds out that Meg is planning to go with Damian on the trip to sell the yacht. Meg realizes that her mother has been speaking to Lily. Emily finds Paul missing when she shows up to see him and realizes that Barbara is behind it. Meg tells Damian about Lily's interference. Luke tells Holden he cant go on their trip as he is going away with Damian. Emily comes up with a plan to rescue Paul. Luke finds out from his father that the trip has been canceled and that he has already told Holden so. Barbara discovers that her son is missing and Emily tells her that she will never find him.

  • Meg tells Lily that she thinks that she wants Damian and they continue to argue. Alison finds out that Hunter quit his job. Holden doesn't think his sister has any experience in shipping to work for Damian. Luke is unable to go the movies with Noah and Mason as his father wants him to attend a meeting. Holden thinks that Damian is getting to his wife like he used to before. Lily is accused by Meg of going from man to man and she asks her why she cant be loyal to just one man. Luke isn't happy when he thinks his father is trying to set him up with a girl but Damian insists he had no idea she would be there at the meeting. Alison tells Emily about Hunter quitting his job. Lily tells Holden that he has to get his sister away from Damian. Holden thinks that they should just let the relationship run its course. Noah sees Luke having a fun time with Sara. Paul's good behavior surprises Emily.

  • Janet finds out that her sister was the person Craig had hired to look after Sage. Lily sees Meg and Damian sharing a kiss. Janet wants to catch up with Teri. Jack refuses to change his mind about allowing Teri to look after the children. Parker asks Craig to get Jack to change his mind. Damian wants Lily to admit that she was jealous of him kissing Meg. Teri heats Jack saying he wants her to leave. Janet thinks Jack cares more about his family that her own. Craig is surprised that Teri and Janet are sisters. Jack has a change of heart and welcomes Teri. Lily tells her son that she doesn't want him working with his father. Jack says sorry to Janet and tells her he has allowed Teri to stay after all.

  • Craig offers Teri a job as a nanny but Rosanna isn't happy as he hasn't asked Jack first. Sage is excited by the thought of Teri looking after her. Tom tries to find out from 'Riley' how the job search is going. Margo doesn't want 'Riley' leaving town. Jack isn't happy that Craig has employed Teri and he tells him to tell her there is no job. Tom tells Casey that he is worried about Margo's relationship with 'Riley'. When Casey assures him that he has got things wrong, Tom wants to know how he can be so sure. Sage isn't happy when Jack tells her that Teri wont be looking after her after all. Riley learns from Alison that she and Casey have sorted things out. Teri wants to go the farm so she can give Sage her number before leaving. Casey lets Margo know what Tom is thinking. Teri shows up at the farm and Jack and Sage are surprised when they find out she is Janet's younger sister.

  • Katie tries to get Henry to pull himself together. Lucinda is determined to stop Luke from working for Damian. Meg tells Paul that she came to talk to him about what he did in court for Dusty. Lily tells Damian that like him and her Paul and Meg will be always connected through their child. Lily wants Damian involved when her mother and Holden arrive to talk about Luke. Katie tells Henry that she is sure that Vienna will return to Oakdale. Brad comes home and tells Katie he has been fired. Meg thanks Paul for what he did and tells him that's how he used to be. Katie wants Henry to go talk to Kim. Lucinda wants Damian to tell Luke that he has changed him mind about the job offer. Lily isn't sure what to do when she has the deciding vote. Kim wants Henry to co host the show with Brad. When Henry receives some flowers he thinks they are from Vienna. Lily isn't happy that Holden ganged up on her with Lucinda. Meg and Damian share a kiss after she tells him that she is ready to start a new relationship. Henry is surprised by a visit from his mother, Audrey.

  • Emily fills Paul in on the thinks he has does when she finds out he has lost his memory. Bonnie wants Meg to speak on Dusty's behalf at his trial. Everyone is surprised when Paul shows up to defend Dusty. Meg decides to go see Paul as he flirts with Emily. Noah is upset that Luke made the decision to accept a job working with Damian before discussing it with him first. Mason tries to offer Noah some advise.

  • Vienna is furious with Henry and runs off. Jack asks Janet to spend a few days away with him at the cabin whilst the kids are away. Rosanna gets a call and learns that Sage needs to come home from camp as she is feeling unwell. Brad isn't happy when he finds out that Katie knew about Henry being Geneva. Kim is furious with Henry. Vienna doesn't want Henry touching her whilst he is still dressed as Geneva. Sage is upset when Carly doesn't pick her up. Sage blames Craig for Carly's drink problem. Janet becomes upset when Jack tells her that they need to return home. Vienna tells Henry that he has lost her for good this time. Jack explains to Sage that Carly wont be able to come home for quite a while yet. Jack isn't happy that Craig told Sage where Carly has gone. Vienna informs Henry she is going home to Sweden for a while and isn't sure when she will return.

  • When Meg checks what has happened she finds Paul unconscious. Margo tells Dusty and Damian that they have to come to the police station. Barbara learns from Bob that he has found a microchip in her son's head. Brad ends up accidentally being slapped as Vienna and Geneva clash. Henry is happy when he finds out from Katie that Vienna has been fired. Brad learns that Kim wants to make Geneva the new permanent host. Paul doesn't remember anything when he wakes up.

  • Casey isn't happy that Margo still hasn't told Tom who Riley really is. Craig finds the empty bottles of cooking wine. Carly doesn't want Craig to take her back to Oakdale yet. Margo explains why she doesn't want Tom knowing the truth. Riley thinks that Alison should tell Casey about Hunter being her brother after he learns the truth. Parker issues a threat to Carly. Rosanna, Craig and Jack are finally able to force Carly into admitting she has a drink problem. Carly agrees to get help for her condition.

  • Parker tells Liberty that Carly didn't show up because she is a drunk. Jack tells his daughter that there will now be no wedding today. Rosanna and Craig try to find Carly. Carly shows up looking for Lily and runs into Holden. Parker shares his worries with Liberty. When Holden takes Carly to a motel so that she can sleep off the alcohol she asks him to stay. Jack attempts to explain to Sage about Carly's drink problem. Luke is worried when he cant find Noah. Carly makes a pass at Holden and then passes out and he calls Jack for help. Janet is fed up with Jack always having to bail Carly out. Damian and Luke manage to find Noah. Rosanna informs Jack that Carly is going to need everyone's help.

  • Alison decides to stop things from going any further with Hunter. Larry is confronted by Emily who tries to find out if he knew Hunter's mother and if he could be his father. Emily decides to see if their DNA matches. Carly resists the urge to have a drink whilst celebrating her engagement with Rosanna.

  • When Dusty attempts to say sorry to Meg they end up arguing again and call it quits for good. Paul decides to cause more problems between Dusty and Damian. After they argue Dusty declares war on Damian. Adam attempts to convince Casey that he is a changed person. Casey reluctantly agrees to his mother's pleas to continue to keep Adam's identity a secret for now.

  • As Margo wakes up Riley stops calling her mom and calls for help. Margo tells Casey that Riley is his brother when he shows up. Riley later admits to the truth to Casey that he had plastic surgery in Afghanistan and he decided to try to start his life a new. Margo wants Casey to keep Adam's new life a secret. Noah is kidnapped by his father. Damian tries to help Luke find Noah. When they find him Damian thinks Noah should turn his father in.

  • Craig tells Carly that he is willing to tell Jack about their engagement. Sage breaks the news when Jack shows up. Jack is unable to give Carly his blessings. An upset Carly takes a drink which Parker witnesses. Carly denies having a drink when confronted by Jack. Geneva is asked to fill in for Vienna after she hurts her back. Kim is happy with the way the show went and asks Geneva to continue to fill in for Vienna.

  • When Riley decides to leave Casey is happy but Margo isn't. Margo finds Riley and is able to convince him to stay. Hunter enjoys watching a film with Alison. Larry tries to get closer to his daughter. Alison visits Hunter's mother with him and they learn that she has had a stroke. Emily confronts Larry after she thinking he is responsible for her eggs going missing.

  • Damian decides to take Meg out on his yacht so that she can get away from all the stress she has been under later. Damian is forced to call for help after the become stranded on a desert island. Lily hears Meg thanking Damian for a great day out. Carly cant remember running Craig over when she wakes up. Rosanna promises Carly that she will always be there for her. Things heat up between Craig and Carly after they share a kiss.

  • When Craig confronts her about his missing money Rosanna says she took it so that she can protect Paul. When Paul shows up Rosanna insists that she was working alone. Craig tells Carly that he is going to tell the police what Rosanna did. As Carly tries to stop Craig she accidentally hits him with her car after she drives whilst drinking. Casey is suspicious of Riley and wants him to leave Oakdale.

  • Rosanna feels strange staying at Fairwinds again. Craig is determined to make Carly's family see he has changed. Dusty goes to apologize to Meg but when he finds out that she has agreed to allow Paul to spend more time with Eliza he thinks she is crazy. Rosanna refuses to say it it is OK for Craig to see Carly after he runs into her. Paul hacks into Craig's bank account in an effort to get Rosanna her money back. After Dusty questions Meg about why Damian is hanging around so much she tells him they are over. Rosanna isn't happy when she finds out that Paul has stolen money from Craig. Craig and Carly wonder what to do after they find out about the missing money.Carly calls Rosanna who tells her that she didn't take the money. Damian has a surprising offer for Meg. Craig confronts Rosanna.

  • Noah wants to press ahead with the documentary. Hunter informs Alison that his mother has had a stroke and she offers to drive him to Chicago when he tells her that he cant face her. Casey and Tom are concerned that Margo is getting to attached to Riley. Hunter informs Alison that his mother has told him that she lied to him about who his father is. Margo insists to Tom that she isn't using Riley to substitute Adam. Emily shocks her mother by telling her that she wants to have a baby. Emily learns that the eggs she donated to the hospital are missing. Noah shares his suspicions about Riley with Luke.

  • Casey's friends support him at the memorial service held for his brother. Sgt. Riley Morgan shows up and states that he knew Adam in Afghanistan. Riley gives Margo a CD that Adam made. Margo offers Riley a place to stay. Noah finds out that he has been accepted into the Film Department's honors program. Luke suggests that Noah makes a film about army life. Bonnie comes close to finding Paul.

  • Casey learns from his parents that his brother has died in Afghanistan where he was doing some aid work. Alison tries to comfort Casey after he goes on the hospital roof. Katie finds out that Brad has made plans to meet a woman called Gina. Vienna agrees to help Katie find out what is going on. After Katie thinks that Brad is cheating on her she decides against telling him about the baby she is expecting and decides to go away with Vienna for a while. After Henry finds out he ends up punching Brad who insists that he can explain everything. After Katie learns the real truth about what is going on she admits to Brad that she is pregnant.

  • Lily informs Meg that the police are looking into a few leads to try and find Paul and the baby. Luke decides to delay the cruise until Paul and the baby are located. Parker steals some money from Craig's wallet. Noah comes up with the idea that Meg makes a video plea for Paul to return home with the baby. When Craig confronts Parker about the missing money he denies that he took it. Parker sees his mother having a drink. Janet is offered s free trip to Florida by a man she waits on. Parker blames Carly for the missing money. Carly is forced to say she took the money after being blackmailed by Parker. Jack decides to take Janet on the trip to Florida. Jack learns from Craig about the money that was stolen from his wallet and that Carly lied to cover for Parker. Edna watches the video that Meg made. Jack wants Parker to work at the diner.

  • Alison cant deal with seeing her father and Susan isn't pleased to see him either. Alison forgives Hunter for interfering. Larry tries again to reconnect with his daughter. Larry and Susan decide to put the past behind them. Alison and Casey take their relationship to the next level. Rosanna ends up helping Paul.

  • ­Rosanna runs off before Paul can speak to her. Meg wants Barbara to help find Paul. Without much money Paul calls his mother asking for her help. Damian wants Lisa to watch Barbara's moves. Paul discovers Rosanna working at a farmer's market and she tells him what has been happening to her. Carly gets stopped for drunk driving after Parker accuses her of being a bad mother. Jack is furious when he finds out that Carly has been arrested.

  • ­Katie and Brad are duped. Katie takes her frustrations out on Vienna who trips on a cable at the television station. Vienna is rushed to the hospital. Damian urges Meg never to give up on regaining custody of her daughter. Damian hears Paul talking to the babysitter he paid off to make Meg look like a bad mother. Damian lets Meg know what is going on and Sally is caught by Meg and Dusty. Sally gives a statement to the police. Paul secretly leaves town with his daughter.

  • Jack's actions manage to surprise Parker. Craig stops Carly from driving after he thinks she has had too much to drink. Liberty tries unsuccessfully to get Parker to agree to go back to school. Hunter asks Alison out on a date after helping her with some painting and she explains to him that she is already dating Casey.

  • ­Alison invites Hunter and Jade to a barbecue. Dusty remains furious with Lucy for betraying him. Craig manages to get a court order giving him custody of Johnny. After talking to Carly, Craig agrees to let Dusty have a place in Johnny's life.

  • Katie is upset that Vienna and Henry lied to her and when Brad runs into Vienna he has a go at her. Katie asks Vienna if she and Brad can still have the baby and Vienna replies that she will think about it. Both Brad and Henry are against the idea. Vienna and Henry decide to keep the child. Damian decides to prove his and Lucy's innocence. Luke and Noah end up helping Damian and Lucy is released.

  • Damian attempts to convince Lucinda and Holden that his business is legal. Craig finds it hard to believe that he has been betrayed by his daughter. Lucy admits the truth to Jack and thinks if anyone should be behind bars then it should be her. Damian refuses to answer anymore of Holden's questions. Lucy makes a statement at the police station. Both Carly and Craig are upset with Lucy. Holden tries to convince Lily that Damian is up to something. Craig tells his daughter that he never wants to see her again. Luke confronts Damian. Lucy learns that she is going be held in custody. Dusty tells Johnny that they have to leave town. Damian tells the police that Lucy was working with him and that he can explain everything. Lucy makes a call to Lucinda and tells her she needs her help. Dusty ends up in a fight with Craig as the Lakeview. Damian tells his son that he is going to tell him the truth about everything.

  • ­After attending a child birthing course at the hospital with Brad, Katie and Vienna, Henry tells Vienna that he doesn't want to give away their child. Holden isn't happy when he finds Lily having lunch with Damian. After Lily and Holden make up, Damian is pleased to be growing slightly closer to his son.

  • ­Jack refuses to believe Parker when he gives Craig an alibi for the time of Cesar's murder. Carly agrees to help Craig prove that he has been set up by Dusty. Paul isn't happy after he finds out that Meg has lied to him and seen Dusty. Lucy becomes upset when Dusty admits to her that he still cares for Meg. Carly asks Lucy to help her prove her father's innocence.

  • ­Jack wants Carly to get the truth out of Craig who tells her he thinks Dusty set him up. Dusty is able to gain custody of Johnny with Craig behind bars. Henry is shocked when the DNA test results reveal that Brad is the father of the child Vienna is carrying.Henry finds out from Vienna that she employed an actor to say the baby was Brad's.

  • ­Luke is able to get Zoe to agree to get some medicine to help Noah. Zac manges to trick Lily into transferring some money into a Swiss bank account. Casey and Jade try to locate Luke and Noah despite Alison's warnings. Alison recognizes Zoe but ends up being locked in a cupboard before being rescued by Casey. Luke is shocked when he finds out that Zoe wants to sleep with him so that she can get pregnant with a Grimaldi child.

  • ­Craig uses his son so that he can get to spend some time with Carly. After Craig returns home Parker shows up and Craig ends up leaving Johnny alone so that he can deal with him. Dusty discovers Johnny on his own. Dusty helps Lucy at the docks and in return she promises to help him make sure he gets Johnny back. Jack tells Parker that Liberty wants to end their marriage and she verifies what Jack said.

  • Luke and Noah discover that Zoe and Zac's mother died trying to get her hands on the Grimaldi fortune and Zoe is now determined to get her hands on it. Emma tries to offer her son some advise. Meg tells her mother that she is determined to fool Paul. Paul finds out that Meg lied about where she was taking their daughter. As Lily makes the the ransom drop Zoe sees her and follows her when she thinks she is her mother. Lily and Damian's plan is ruined by Holden. When Zoe discovers that is it Lily wearing a coat like her used to wear she pushes her to the ground. Noah and Luke attempt to escape. Paul tells Meg that he knows she lied to him. Damian blames Holden for what has happened. Zac shoots Noah after they where tricked. Zoe is determined to get even with the whole Grimaldi family.

  • Craig takes Parker to the hospital and calls Jack and Carly. Carly is too drunk to respond as she is being thrown out of a bar. Craig finds her drunk at home and takes her to the hospital. Jack blames Craig for the problems Carly and Parker are having and Carly breaks up with him. Zac and Zoe continue to hold Noah captive who attempts to escape. When Holden, Lily and Luke find out that Noah has been kidnapped Holden thinks Damian is responsible.

  • Paul agrees to let Meg move back into Fairwinds so that she can help raise the baby but he sets certain conditions. As Liberty talks to her mother about what happened, Parker shows up demanding to talk to her. Jack tries to offer Parker some advise. Meg tells Dusty that she is getting back together with Paul. Parker has an accident after he gets drunk. Meg admits to the Dusty the real reason why she has decided to move back in with Paul. Craig manages to find Parker's bike when he goes to look for him and an empty bottle of vodka. Craig manages to find Parker who has passed out. Carly goes out and orders a drink.

  • Craig offers Liberty the chance at an internship closer to home in Chicago. When Liberty returns home late, Parker isn't happy and she walks out on him. Liberty returns home and tells her mother and Jack that she has left Parker. Casey has to cancel a lunch date with Alison when the car he and Jade are in breaks down.

  • Noah leaves town for a little while so that he can distance himself from Luke. Luke thinks it is Damian's fault that Noah has left Oakdale. It is then revealed that Noah is really being held captive by Zoe and Zac. Henry and Katie are upset when they find Brad rubbing some cream on Vienna. Henry nearly admits the truth about the baby.

  • Casey reluctantly agrees to drive the seniors van as part of his community service after Alison finds out that the current driver has quit and that they cant afford a new one. Casey isn't happy when Jade asks him to get her some drugs. When Jade attempts to buy some from an undercover policeman she is arrested and questioned by Margo. Margo decides that Jade should become involved in the community project as well. Dusty tries to convince Meg that what she is doing is wrong. Dusty tries to help Lucy with her plan.

  • After Liberty is given an internship in New York she discovers that she will have to stay in a dorm without Parker. Jack lends Parker some money so that he can go see Liberty as she attends a party. Dusty is upset when Meg tells him that she cant risk loosing her daughter and that she is going to stay with Paul. Lucy tries to cheer Dusty up by taking Johnny to see him.

  • Liberty and Parker make up .Craig comes up with a plan that he shares with Carly. Craig gets Liberty in an interview for an internship in New York. Henry finds it hard to cope with he fact that Katie and Brad are going to be raising his child.

  • When Luke finds out that the foundation's bank account has been frozen he thinks his father is responsible. Lily decides to confront Damian but ends up at his hotel room after he goes missing from the hospital. Luke isn't happy when he finds them together. Noah tells Luke after Zac tries to kiss him. Zac and Zoe end up in a confrontation with Damian. Meg is determined to get her daughter back without Dusty's help. Paul humiliates Meg.

  • Paul is determined to get his daughter and sets his plan into motion which manages to work. Carly and Craig run into Jack and Janet when they go out on their date. Jack is worried when he thinks that Carly is drinking too much.

  • Damian goes to see Lily to tell her that he is in the clear as Margo says the same thing to Holden. When Holden finds him in his house he throws him out. Luke and Noah meet a pair of twins who want to help with the foundation. After Noah discovers a stabbed Damian he takes him to the hospital. Holden thinks that Damian might have stabbed himself. Casey learns from the dean that if he wants to get back into class he will have to prove himself by completing a community project.

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