A battle results in a death; Sami tells John & Marlena she can destroy the DiMeras; Abigail tries to use seduction to escape; Steve shares a revelation about the past with Kayla.
Hope struggles to cope with events in her life; Chad seeks out Abigail; Ben talks to Abigail about her affair; Kate & Eduardo hit it off.
Abigail delivers a coded message to Chad; Hope learns the truth about Bo's disappearance; John gets unexpected news; Kayla says she & Steve will face the newest threat as a team.
Jennifer reaches out as Hope continues to unspool; a huge rift occurs between Ciara & Chase; Nicole has a run-in with the charming Fynn Thompson, an old buddy of Daniel's; Theresa asks Brady where their relationship stands.
Hope's immense guilt over Bo causes her to pull away from her loved ones; Steve takes measures to protect Joey from an old foe; Chad tells Rafe that Abigail is in trouble; Abigail fears she may lose the baby and pleads with Ben to take her to the hospital.
Bo receives devastating news; Chase is upset when he overhears Ciara trashing his father; Brady finds himself caught between Theresa & Victor; Abigail gets closer to making an escape from Ben.
Bo tries to protect Hope, but she gets the wrong idea; Sami offers to make a deal with André; Kayla learns Steve has received another anonymous message & quickly takes matters into her own hands; Marlena confronts Stefano about Sami's kidnapping.
After years of being kept apart, Bo & Hope make love; Rafe receives stunning news, as well as an unexpected request; Steve & Kayla find themselves in a mysterious, yet romantic, situation; Abe tells Theo the truth about Lani.
Bo's family throw him a surprise welcome-home party; Abigail learns she's gone into premature labor; Chad seeks Marlena's help to track down Abigail; John & Marlena figure out a way to gain leverage against the DiMeras.
Bo makes a heartbreaking confession to Hope; Ciara confides in Caroline about how much she wants her parents back together; Steve & Kayla reconnect over a tragic situation.
Hope lashes out at Steve & Kayla; Ciara tries her best to comfort an anguished Chase; fearing for her unborn baby's life, Abigail pleads with Ben to take her to the hospital; John makes a deal with André for Sami's safe return.
Hope decides to take action; Abigail struggles through a difficult labor; Chad regains a key memory about Ben; Stefano & Andre reel from Sami's latest move.
Belle & Claire arrive in Salem in time to celebrate Thanksgiving, and Belle has shocking news; Paul provides John with an important clue about his past; Steve tries to talk Hope out of seeking revenge; Eduardo makes Eve an unexpected offer.
Rafe & Chad get a lead on Abigail's whereabouts; a vengeful Hope receives a vital tip from Steve; Kayla & Steve's mysterious stalker is revealed; Belle opens up to John & Marlena about what happened in Maine.
Things turn romantic for Kayla & Steve while they're trapped in a supply closet; Victor forces Brady to choose between Theresa & Titan; Daniel isn't thrilled when Fynn continues to flirt with Nicole; Gabi & Paul get new job opportunities.
Hope interrogates Claudia, demanding answers about who was behind Bo's kidnapping; Shawn bids good-bye to a heartbroken Belle; fearing for her life, Abigail desperately tries to get through to an unraveling Ben.
Chad attempts to rescue Abigail from Ben; Lani & JJ take off to search for Abigail; Hope plays a dangerous game when she finally tracks down Dr. Malcolm; Belle gets sucked into Sami's mess.
Ben seals Abigail & Chad's fate; Rafe stops Hope from making a huge mistake; Caroline has a distressing vision concerning Victor; Brady gives up everything for Theresa.
Abigail & Chad frantically try to escape as the cabin burns down around them; JJ & Lani hunt down Ben; Hope makes a surprising announcement to Roman; Theo receives a cruel, anonymous text.
Abigail pleads with Ben to tell her what he did with her baby; Hope is pushed over the edge as she demands answers from Dr. Malcolm; Eduardo & Kate get to know one another; Eduardo gets an unexpected visitor.
Hope strikes a deal with Dr. Malcolm; someone from Steve's past turns up in Salem with a secret; John questions Eduardo about Winterthorne Academy; André targets Belle to get to Sami.
Steve & Kayla make love; Joey is unaware he's in over his head; Philip returns home with big plans for Titan; Brady confides to Theresa his concerns about Philip.
Hope's arrangement with Dr. Malcolm takes an unexpected twist; Rafe becomes suspicious of Hope's behavior; Steve & Kayla make plans for the future, unaware their relationship is facing a new threat; Chad provides comfort as Abigail tries to put her life back together.
Hope is forced into a tricky situation as she tries to rescue Ciara; Rafe fears Hope has gone too far; Philip pressures Victor to make a bold business decision; Belle shares a big secret with Brady
Chad & Abigail solidify their relationship with a special night alone; old feelings are stirred up when Belle & Philip run into each other; Theresa encourages Brady to take his life in a new direction; Gabi & JJ go on a date
Rafe arrests Hope for murder; Ciara is furious when she learns Theo is being bullied; when Chad rejects his plan to help the family, André takes matters into his own hands; Abigail receives good news about Thomas
Kayla is horrified when she comes face-to-face with Ava; André carries out a diabolical scheme using an unwitting Chad; Eduardo makes a stunning admission to John; Theresa gets an idea of how to remove Kate from Basic Black.
Abigail's devastated when Chad breaks things off with her; Kayla angrily tells her to get lost, but Ava has news that gives her pause; John's shaken when Eduardo sheds light on his past; Rafe bonds with Hope as he helps her get into the holiday spirit.
Steve & Kayla test Ava's story; Chad tries to charm Belle; Philip & Brady butt heads over the running of Titan.
Rafe learns information about Dr. Malcolm; Caroline has an upsetting vision; Adrienne shares troublesome news with Lucas; Eve finds an apprentice in Claire.
Steve warns Joey that Ava is dangerous; Belle suggests Claire's should be returned to Maine; Eve extends an offer to Claire; Kate threatens to pull Theresa's designs from the upcoming show.
The Hortons decorate their tree; Abigail finds Chad having dinner with Belle; John warns Marlena they might be in danger; Kate & Eduardo share a romantic night.
Steve has a special present for Kayla; the mystery around Ava's return grows; Caroline foresees trouble involving Victor & Philip; Abigail confronts Stefano & André about Chad.
Chad surprises Belle with a kiss; Abigail questions Marlena to figure out what's going on with Chad; Kate delivers a devastating blow to Theresa; Hope zeroes in on the person responsible for Bo's kidnapping.
Abigail & Jennifer rush Thomas to the hospital; Philip comforts Belle, who has received upsetting news from Shawn; Nicole takes charge to save the Basic Black fashion show; Ava is on a collision course with Steve & Kayla.
Theresa's own of truth arrives at the Basic Black fashion show; Abigail finds out something shocking about Thomas.
An accident changes lives; Abigail finds Chad with Belle; Nicole attacks Kate; Steve and Kayla make time for romance.
Jennifer, Eric, Brady and Daniel are taken to the hospital following a car crash; Maggie faces a difficult decision; Roman comes to a realization about Eric; Abigail pushes Chad to believe he is Thomas' father.
John offers to make a sacrifice for Brady; Nicole lashes out at Jennifer; Chad receives confirmation he's Thomas' father; Ciara, Joey, Claire, Chase, Theo and their friends throw a New Year's Eve party.
Brady and Eric's fate is set; Nicole bids farewell to Daniel; Chad has a breakthrough; Rafe worries about Hope's dedication to getting a confession out of Stefano.
Chad lies to Stefano and Andre; Philip offers Belle comfort; Rafe questions Andre; Ava leaves evidence of her secret for Steve to see.
Hope and Stefano have a confrontation; knowledge of everything that has happened devastates Brady; Marlena and Roman worry about Eric's future; grief brings Nicole and Chloe together.
Chad asks Abigail to marry him; Rafe offers help to Hope; Nicole blames Eric for Daniel's death; Victor comforts a grieving Maggie.
Ava reveals the story behind the baby pictures; Rafe goes the distance to protect Hope; Andre learns the truth about Chad; Theo gets a cruel message.
Melanie returns to plan her father's funeral; Nicole struggles to deal with Daniel's death; Eric feels guilt; Eduardo gives John important information.
Andre is suspicious of Hope; Eric and Brady butt heads; Brady has a dream involving Nicole; Caroline tells Victor about a disturbing vision.
Hope considers making a risky move; Kayla and Ava square off; Andre's theory unnerves Chad; Jennifer tries to hide her pain.
Hope makes a confession; Victor's past rears its head; Claire tries to keep Belle and Philip apart; Eve questions about their relationship.
Victor opens up to Maggie about his history with Deimos; Shawn returns to Salem; John and his mother come face-to-face; Steve talks to Ava about working with Joey.
Rafe and Hope kiss; John's mother provides answers about his past; Andre makes a troubling discovery; things heat up between Belle and Philip.
A stunning betrayal leaves John in a dangerous situation; Ciara wonders if Hope is falling for Rafe; Gabi and JJ kiss; Nicole finds out Brady has been dreaming about her
Andre tells Chad his theory; Abigail makes plans for the future; Shawn tells Belle he wants to give their marriage another chance; Philip tries to get out of a difficult situation.
Realizing Kayla is missing, Steve confronts Ava; Andre learns Hope's secret; Ciara invites Rafe on a family getaway; Chad makes a suggestion about where he and Abigail should live.
Ava uses Kayla as leverage to force Steve's hand; while Rafe and Hope share a moment, Andre swears revenge; Joey causes a scene at Ciara's gathering; Abe realizes Theo has feelings for Ciara.
The cops pick up Eric as soon as he leaves the hospital; Theresa envies Brady and Nicole's connection; Belle criticizes Eve for interfering with Claire; Victor tests Deimos.
Nicole, Chloe and Parker struggle with grief on the day of Daniel's funeral; Abigail offers JJ support; Eric pays tribute to Daniel; Melanie runs into Brady and Theresa.
Nicole attacks Eric; Brady ask Fynn about his dreams of Daniel's time in California; Andre breaks into Hope's place; Ciara makes a discovery about Chase.
Steve works to make a deal with Ava; Ciara tears into Chase; Philip talks to Belle about Deimos' blackmail; Eve becomes Claire's mentor.
Joey catches Steve and Ava in a private moment; Belle tells Eve to steer clear of her daughter; Theresa and Nicole make a career move; Brady dreams of a mysterious woman.
Chad makes a deal with Adrienne and Justin; Chase and Ciara have an emotional confrontation; Rafe supports Hope as she deals with family drama; Eric confronts Jennifer about her use of painkillers.
Steve goes to extreme lengths to save Kayla; Belle accepts her feelings for Philip; Deimos threatens Philip; JJ rescues Gabi.
Andre works to convince Chad that Hope killed Stefano; Kate finds Deimos intriguing; Theresa notices Jennifer's odd behavior; Brady dreams of the mystery woman's face.
Steve and Ava get unexpected news about their son; Andre closes in on a new way to reach Hope; Theo tells Ciara he has feelings for her; Abigail asks chad his true motivation for wanting to elope.
Deimos guides Philip into a trap; Brady surprised Theresa; Claire rejects Belle's overtures; Fynn and Lani flirt.
Victor finds out about Philip's betrayal; Andre befriends Chase; Eduardo tries to make progress with Rafe and Gabi; Shawn questions Belle about her spending.
A fire starts at Hope's house; Steve and Kayla reunite; Ava makes plans; John decides to bring down the agency that made him an assassin.
Doug and Julie share a romantic Valentine's Day; Theresa, Nicole, Abigail, Rafe, Ciara and Ava have dreams about their romantic situations.
Fynn gives Brady answers about the mystery woman; Eduardo witnesses Deimos moving in on Kate; Philip gets unexpected information from John; Belle comes to a decision about Philip.
Hope and Rafe execute their plan to neutralize Andre; Andre takes advantage of Chase's distress; JJ learns Abigail's plans; Jennifer's addiction affects her work.
Chad suspects Andre may have killed Stefano; Steve fights to keep the truth from Kayla; Claire learns a secret about Belle.
Andre realizes Hope and Rafe set him up; Brady heads to California to track his dream woman; Shawn makes a date; Eric turns to Jennifer for comfort.
Kayla gets a surprising message from Ava; Brady runs into someone he knows as he seeks the mystery woman; Nicole and Theresa independently decided to follow Brady; Victor offers Philip a way to earn forgiveness.
Brady tries to save Summer from drowning; Ava instigates an attack from Kayla; Steve admits to sleeping with Ava; Hope catches Ciara acting out with Theo.
Summer reveals her connection with Daniel to Brady; Ava causes trouble for Kayla; the police make an arrest in Stefano's murder case; Andre helps Chase get lost.
Brady wants Summer to return with him to Salem; Nicole and Dario get reacquainted; Ava makes accusations; Joey makes a new friend.
Steve and Kayla worry Ava might get away with her plan; Belle's gift to Claire goes wrong; Ciara goes to a rave; Philip gives Deimos important information.
A shocking murder shakes Salem; an anonymous call turns Hope's world upside down; Caroline has a vision about Deimos; Rafe's news disturbs Chad.
Hope worries she killed Stefano for something he didn't do; JJ and Gabi move their relationship forward; Summer's decision displeases Theresa; Nicole questions Dario about Summer.
Joey's confession stuns Kayla; Steve tells a lie to protect someone he loves; Chad opens up to his father; Eric is surprised when he realizes Jennifer has no memory of their kiss.
Caroline, Hope, Roman, Marlena, John, Victor and Kate celebrate Stefano's death and reminisce over how he affected their lives.
Steve seeks a way to get himself off the hook; Chad learns Ben escaped from the hospital; Brady asks Fynn to look at Summer's DNA; Summer runs into Maggie.
Ciara learns Claire is planning to meet with Chase; Hope gets back on the police force; Victor tells Caroline about his past with Deimos; Philip wants more of a commitment from Belle.
Abigail insists Chad and JJ tell her what they're hiding; Brady and Summer get the test results; Eduardo tells John he found a link between Deimos and a person from John's past; someone abducts Marlena and Arianna.
Abigail reacts to Ben's escape; Eduardo must tell Rafe he was an assassin; John questions Deimos in his quest to find Marlena; Steve and Kayla try to find evidence for his defense.
Summer tries to get to know Maggie; Theo, Claire and Joey try to help Ciara; Philip's latest move infuriates Victor; Shawn and Belle butt heads over the purchase of the club.
Ciara and Chase have a confrontation; Claire sees her mother kissing Philip; Philip deals with his past; John and Eduardo get instructions from the kidnappers.
John and Eduardo face gunfire as they try to rescue their loved ones; Abigail and Chad's wedding starts; Hope questions Chase about what he did to her daughter; Ciara opens up to Theo.
John makes a major discovery about his past; Eduardo needs emergency surgery; JJ offers Gabi support; Shawn and Belle have a run-in; Joey makes a guilt racked decision.
Chad and JJ keep the truth from Abigail; Jennifer and Eric continue their descent; Lucas and Adrienne talk about the future; Summer interrupts Theresa and Brady during an important moment; Maggie has questions about Summer.
Brady tries to pick up where he and Theresa left off; Dario goes to Summer's place; Kate and Deimos heat things up; Rafe, Steve, Marlena, Hope and Eduardo locate John.
Deimos visits Maggie; Summer needs Brady's help; Chad and Abigail spend their honeymoon in Chicago; Claire and Belle try to clear up some tension; Shawn and Lani grow closer.
Ciara throws a wild birthday party; Joey makes a spur-of-the-moment confession; Paul's imprisonment with John confuses him; Steve, Rafe and Marlena plan John's rescue; Dario discovers what happened to his father.
Ciara opens up to Hope about the rape; Joey makes a confession; Steve and Kayla connect; Belle finds her mother's plan to rescue John concerning.
John tries to get free; Yo Ling tries to brainwash Paul; Rafe makes an unexpected discovery; Dario learns about his father's past.
Adriana gets back together with Rafe, Gabi and Dario; Steve and Kayla contemplate going on the lam; Chad thinks up a plan to catch Ben; John and Paul share a moment.
Maggie talks to Victor about Summer; Dario pushes Summer to take advantage of Maggie's wealth; Eduardo's return causes chaos; Hope gets a distressing phone call.
Maggie and Summer try to make up for lost time; Deimos tries to make peace with Victor; Philip talks to Claire about starting a record label; Nicole talks to Dario.
JJ and Chad look out of Ben Weston; Chad and Abigail plan to trap Ben; Abigail questions her sanity; something is seen on the perimeter of the DiMera compound.
Abigail pleads with Ben; Maggie faces health issues; Summer's motives are questioned; Theresa loses her engagement ring.
With Victor by her side, Maggie is rushed to the hospital; Deimos gives Victor an ultimatum; Abigail realizes she imagined her encounter with Ben; Philip wants a definition of his relationship with Belle.
Chad distracts Abigail from her concerns; Ciara copes with her rape; Chase commits another crime; the Hernandez clan considers giving Eduardo another chance.
Deimos reveals his schemes to Kate; Deimos and Victor face off; Victor is faced with a life or death situation; Steve and Kayla share what may be his last night as a free man together.
Caroline has a vision of Victor; Deimos looks at a photo of a woman who resembles Nicole; Nicole and Caroline go to Victor's bedside; Summer worries Maggie may be paralyzed.
Kayla suggests going on the run to Steve; Kayla and Jade meet for the first time; Chase's downward spiral continues as he breaks into Jennifer's house; Ciara confronts Chase.
The charges against Steve are dropped; Kayla calls the engagement off; Philip and Deimos butt heads over Victor; Maggie and Summer share an emotional moment; Deimos learns more about Nicole.
Abigail and Ben come face-to-face; Steve frets over losing the love of his life; Kayla talks to Roman about Steve; Ciara and Theo share a kiss.
Abigail plans her revenge on Ben Watson; Lucas cares for Jennifer; Nicole makes a discovery about Deimos; Maggie and Summer talk about their past.
Abigail's mental stability comes into question; a worried Chad reaches out to Marlena; Fynn tells Kayla has a subdural hematoma; Steve and Kayla think back on their past.
Ben is in the hospital with burns; Chad tries to hide Abigail's role in the incident with Ben; John comforts a depressed Marlena after Eric's sentencing; poor choices lead Eric and Jennifer to make love.
Rafe offers Roman support; Hope tells Caroline she killed Stefano; Nicole has questions for Deimos; Roman, Rafe, Hope and Caroline believe Deimos may be responsible for what happened to Maggie and Bo; Rafe and Hope share a kiss.
Rafe tells Hope he loves her; Chad talks to Rafe about Ben; Summer interrupts Theresa and Brady's night out; Abigail has flashbacks about burning Ben.
Eric tells Marlena, Roman, John and Jennifer goodbye; Philip tries to make peace with Victor; Victor flashes back to Helena's death; Brady and Theresa get in a fight about Summer.
Abe sees Ciara and Theo kiss; Philip wants to get back in his father's good graces; Belle gives Shawn divorce papers.
Rafe and Hope heat things up; Steve is unhappy to see a warm moment between Fynn and Kayla; Abigail has a bad dream about Ben; Jade and Joey move their relationship forward.
Steve moves out; Maggie makes a bold move.
Hope confronts Deimos about his involvement in Bo being held prison; Chad and JJ rush to help Abigail.
Theo defends Ciara; Nicole attempts to lay a trap for Deimos; Kayla catches Joey and Jade in a compromising position.
Theo promises Ciara a magical prom night; Rafe arranges an '80's themed evening for Hope; Abe talks to Hope about Theo and Caira; Rafe finds out Deimos invested in a company that made a payment to Dr. Malcolm; Marlena talks to Belle about Eric.
Things escalate romantically between Rafe and Hope; Abigail has a bad dream about Ben; Jade and Joey advance their relationship.
Ciara, Theo, Claire, Henry, Jade and Joey go to Prom; Kate and Deimos honor their partnership; Hope withdraws from Rafe; Victor and Nicole finalize their plan to take Deimos down.