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investors into a selloff worldwide. latest uncertainty this morning before wall street's opening bell. attack mode. donald trump attracting huge crowds i new hampshire, takes aim at bill and hillary clinton while giving challenger ted cruz legal advise. and new this half hour, classroom challenge. >> okay, there are four sets of twins in kindergarten in the same school. why teachers have their fands a hands full and why some parents want to keep them apart. >> understandably. later in "the skinny," justin timberlake in trouble. his song "suit and tie" was a real hit. now someone else says he copied it. what do you think? it's friday, january 8th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> making sure that you're on your toes and you realize that it is friday. >> you're here to terrify everyone. >> i'm kendis gibson, everybody.
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our top story this morning is wall street. really got off on the wrong foot this year. >> we're keeping a close eye on the markets overseas at this hour. it's the worst start for the dow since 1896. the worst ever for the brother s&p 500. >> so you can blame the hit to your 401(k) on china. abc's marci gonzales has details. >> wall street stocks took a nosedive plunging 392 points, officially putting the market into correction territory. >> this is a weird start to 2016. >> reporter: it was the worst day for the dow in three months as troubles in china's economy sent jitters across the pacific. china's stock market slipped about 7% thursday after its currency fell to its lowest level against the dollar since march, 2011. trading in china was automaticallll halted setting off another slump in asian and european stocks. >> that will probably translate
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the u.s. markets. >> reporter: oilrices plunged along with stock prices hitting their lowest level in 12 years. >> people are just not buying commodities. that suggests there are big problems in the global economy that we may not know about. >> reporter: what does this mean long-term for the small investors? experts say don't panic into go to a movie and don't worry too much about this. >> we could take a step back. it's only the beginning of january. >> reporter: but thatay be easier said than done for nervous stockholders. york. mnother vital gauge of the rate. it was released this morning. could be encouraging. analysts predict there were 210,000 hires during the holiday rush in december and the unemployment rate fell to around 4.9%. so just last week, applications for unemployment fell by 10,000 strong i should point out t t asian markets had volatile morning
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things would be rough on wall street, as well. we turn now to politics and donald trump upping the ante in the green month state. his rally yesterday in burlington, vermont, drew hundreds of protesters but thousands of supporters as he unleashed a new attack ad on hillary clinton. kenneth moton with more. >> reporter: in one of the most liberal cities in the country, hundreds of supuprters stoodn line andnd in the cold for hoursrs toto see presidential contender donald trump. >> we can't get them in. so you are very, very lucky tonight, i hope, right? >> reporter: trump filled a 1400 seat venue in buryington, vermont, the place that elected bernie sanders. but his campaign doled out 20,000 tickets. trump delivered more one-two punches at his rivals including hillary clinton. >> i must say i have my mind-set on hillary. i do have my mind-set. >> women's rights are human rights. >> reporter: earlier in the day,
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campaignideo attacking clinton on women's rights showing her with disgraced congressman anthony weiner and bill cosby. then this image of former monica lewinsky. bait. >> i don't have a response. if he wins the republican nomination, we'll have plenty of time to talk about it. >> reporter: ted cruzss also trying to ignore trump who raised questions about his legal right 0 run for president. trump are up advising the texas senator born to a canadian mother go to court to clear up the matter. >> i'm not going to be taking legal advice from donald trump. >> reporter: trump may have a point. legal scholars told us it appears cruz is in the clear but the issue is still unresolved. kenneth moton, abc news, washington. this morning, french investigators are treating a foiled attack outside a paris police station asn act of tearer. officers shot and killed a knife-wielding man pledging allegiance to isis after
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turned out to be a vest that had fake explosives. but the incident coincided with the first anniversary of the massacre at the "charlie hebdo" satirical newspaper. >> back here at home, federal agents have arrestedwo people with ties to isis in two separate incidents. first up in sacramento. a 23-year-old iraqi man arrestete accused of trying to travel to syria to fight with terror organizations. in houston, a 24-year-old iraqui man apprehended and charged with providing material support to isis, as well. although similar, the feds have yet to link the two arrests. both men were refugees. one entering from syria sparking new criticism, of course, from republicans that the u.s. isn't doing enough to screen refugees. the mother of the so-called affluenza teen will be arraigned this morning in texas. tonya couch is accused of helping a felon, herson, ethan, avoid apprehension. she was brought from los angeles yesterday in handcuffs and leg irons. ethan remains in mexico fighting extradition.
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bail is unreasonable and wants reduced. oklahoma is experiencing dozens of earthquakes this week. some blame the swarm on fracking in the region. the two largest came 30 seconds apart wednesday night here nearr thth oklahoma, kansas state line. the quakes were felt in neighboring states wiita, are state kansas inspectors checked bridges d other instruct for damage. all they found were three broken water mains and cracks in some buildings. insurance agents in the region have been getting inquiries about earthquake insurance. >> it's not earthquakes in the west that's the problem. california finally catching a break from those el nino fueled storms at least for the moment. e big concern right now is mudslides. all that rain has saturated the ground under.homes and another wave of rain is on the horizon. here's abc's matt gutman. >> reporter: those storms generating monstrous waves. lapping at these homes in malibu. heavy seas gobbling up this
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that rock slide closing a yosemite highway. all of it whipped up by three consecutive el nino storms in as many days. in petaluma, california, this truck flipped over, trapping a woman inside her car. free her. she survived. in the mountains, the snow blinding. from near flagstaff, arizona, to california. >> more snow in the one storm than weigh got all season. >> knocking out power to big bear. >> this river was about three feet over my head. yet the drought here persists. all the rain the past week enough to last the city of los angeles for just six days. matt guguan, abc news, los angeles. so the storms from el nino also are moving across the country. >> and they're having a wonderful effec in the dakotas. take a look. some areas got more than i afoot of snow. the biggest snowfall there this season.
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when they ran out of desizing liquid canceling flights. now more snow is on the way. accuweather's justin povick is covering it for us. good morning. >> kayna and kendisis good morning to you, as well. we're tracking wet weather for a change over the northeast. it's been quiet the past couple of days as these showers work their way north and eastbound. we're concerned about roadway ravel delays and the potential for icing where you see pink shading, as well. speaking of wintry weather, the plowable snow setting up this weekend over the midwest with gusty winds and treacherous travel. kayna and kendis, ba can to you. >> thankyou. so kindergarten teachers as the this school in wisconsin seeing double everywhere they look. >> yeah, there are four sets of twinsamong the 63 first year students. ah. twins account for about 3 in every 100 births in this country. south view elementary as one in the kindergarten class there.
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three of the four sets are split up into dififrent classrooms. >> we did give the parents the option t t havehem together or separate. and three out of the four sets wanted them separated. because they knew they were behave issues when they were together. >> okay. maybe it's something in the water in wisconsin. there are two other sets in the same town's kindergarten. wow. just last spring, five setsf twins graduated high school together. just 35 miles from chippewa falls. >> twins erywhere. i think it's kind of cool though. my grandmother is an identical twin. my mother-in-law is a twin. >> which means you're having. >> which means my sister-in-law may be having twins. >> you're hoping your sister-in-law. we'll see. coming up in "the skinny," our first look at the entire cast of the highly anticipated full house" remake. >> also ahead, the record powerball jackpowing tomorrow night.
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mcdonald's is modernizing their packaging with big bold colors and made with eco-friendly tiers. the company says that its new look is part of its new plan to be a mod desh and progressiveburger company. it says it is committed to making sure all of its packaging is made with recyclable materials by the year "20/20." >> thanks for that. so in case you haven't heard and they've been trying to keep it a secret, the next powerball drawing will offer the biggest jackpot in american history rolling over some 18 times since november 4th. >> you can't wrap your head around the numbers. how did it get so big. abc's linsey davis tells us it's $700 million, i i it doesn't get ur attention, not much will. >> get ready, everybody. this is powerball. >> reporter: this is unprecedented. >> two quick picks? >> reporter: $700 million for saturday's drawing. >> next! >> reporter: that's more than
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somewhere. >> reporter: lots of time to daydream while standing in this o-hour line in nevada. >> right there. there'the winner. >> reporter:r:t's all by design. back in october, the rules changed. the odds went from 1 in 175 million to 1 in 292 million. meaning, it became far less likely to win a jackpot. increasing the run, or length, between jackpot payouts. and it's working. the longer they go without a winner, in this case, 18 drawings since early november, the bigger the jackpot gets. the good news? you're more likely to win a smaller prize. the odds are 1 in 25 that you'll win something. even if it is only $4. according to the number crunchers, there's a 17% chance this jackpot will roll over again and there will be a billion with a "b," a billion dollar jackpot on wednesday. linsey davis, abc news, new york.
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i mean we have our list right here. >> i have my winning ticket right here. sure do. >> oh, the picture again. who did i win with? >> hey. i'm looking mighty fine right there. yo know? that's samuel l. jackson. >> why are you wearing a disguise? >> trying to hide from the new relatives you gain with all that money. when we come back, our music lawsuit challenge. we're going to take you on the latest case or take on the latest case by listening too both songsing. > also, will ferrell kicking and reaming with the pros. we'll explain. that's next in "the skny."
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>> the claimants in the "suit tie" suit claim that even though timberlake's label paid to sample their song, they didn't sample the whole song. >> so the plaintiffs also claim their owed royalties for suit and tie's commercial use in a budweiser campaign. original song 1973's sho enough by future hall of famers sly slick a a wicked. let's t te a listen. so you think >> so that's them from soul train back in the day obviously. all right. so no doubt it sounds similar. timber lake's label did sample the song. at issue is the original vocal performance. >> apparently that wasn't part of the sampling deal.
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performance ends in suit and tie either timber lake will concede and settle or the judge will have to decide. >> you be the judge. what do you think? >> first we've got a first look at the cast of the full house fuller house" with everyon in character on set. >> the images of the show and the cast reunited bob saget, lori louf lynn, john stamos and dave coulier along with candice bureau bureau, kimmy giveler, the set should look familiar by the way because it's in th series d.j. moves into that house with her children back into that same san francisco house where she grew up. >> a lot of people excited for this reunion. the series premieres february 26th on netflix. >> will farrell has a major announcement. he is the part owner of the newest majororeague soccer team lafc.
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who can forget his role as a crazed youth coach in "kicking and screaming." he does understand some might be surprised by his latest business venture. >> this is not a joke. i've never been a part owner of anything. so i'm still part owner of an 84 toyota camry with my brother. >> so he joins mia hamm and magic johnson, also co-owners of the team. lafc don't won't take the field till 2018. >> there will be another special guest joining coldplay during the super bowl halftime show. >> queen b, beyonce headlined three years ago, recently will collaborated with coldplay on their new album. >> it's going to be in santa
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let's do the time warp again >> he believe it, this time last year. so since we are officially one weeking into 2016, how about a little time warp. back to the, you know, the beginning of the year. >> oh, my. so from presidential executive actions to the presidential race and a touching tribute in a song, here now is our "friday rewind." >> this is not a plot to take away everybody's guns. you pass a background check, you purchase a firearm. >> i think that you know, hillary was an enabler and a lot of things happened that were, you know, obviously very seedy. i mean, he was impeached. >> donald trump says your past is fair game. you keep coming up on the trail with him. is it fair game? >> the republicans have to decide who they want to nominate. i'm trying to tell now the
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think hillary would be the best president. >> do you believe senator ted cruz is a national born citizen? >> i don't know, to be honest. >> talking about that you were born in canada, not criticizing it but saying you could have problems with that. why do you think he's doing that? >> look, i'm not going to try to psychoanalyze donald trump. >> this refuge here is rightfully owned by the people. the principles were here are based upon the constitution of the united states. >> i would call them terrorists. they have a political agendnd and they're. >> and they're armed. arms. >> the initial analysis is not consistent with the north korean claims of a successful hydrogen bomb test. >> they're bragging, puffing themselves up. they don't actually have the capability to obliterate the korean peninsula. the bad news is that they're trying? >> we wanted to present as many sides as we could, but at the same time, we also wanted to tell aompelling story. >> this is the l.a. river
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water in a concrete canyon but right nowushing 150 times its average amount of water. it's been a long day without you my friend and i'll tell you all about it when i see you again >> i'm glad so many people are talking about that. it was moving. > a great moment. what a busy week ahead, including oscar nominations on the 14th, state of the union on the 12th and on monday, i know what you'll be doing. the championship game. >> yeah. >> watching? >> and on satutuay, there's's also the powerball. >> this is abc's "world news now."
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decades. . good morning. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm kayna whitworth in for rbi. here are some of our top headlines we're following this
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starting with california, finallyeeing a little sun after a week of punishing storms driven by el nino from 60-foot waves in the surf to roads turned into ragagg rivers and now, the new threat. mud slides from all of that saturated soil. we have full details straight ahead. >> federal records show that the elevator that left 17 miners trapped deep inside a salt mine for ten hours has a history of failures. the most recent this past sated. all 17 came away from their ordeal without injury. a texas woman in her 50s has given birth to her own granddaughter. acting as a surrogate for her daughter anson-in-law. the couple had been struggling with infertility for years. tomorrow's powerball jackpot up to a record $700 million. it is still growing by the way. with tickets on sale until the drawing, there are many who say it could reach $1 billion. those are some of our top
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januaryth. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." we begin this half hour with california. catching a little break. >> yeah, a small little break. the sun did make a brief appearance after nearly a week you would say of relentless torrential rains, high surf and mud slides. we are told that today's respite unfortunately will be a brief one. abc's brandi hitt kicking off coverage from los angeles. >> reporter: california is taking a beating from a series of el nino storms. after 24 hours of extreme flooding and one dramatic rescue after the next, the damage is extensive. just look at the water pouring in from a roof collapse wednesday at this salvavaon army store. anan now, the concern is landslides. these boulders shut down a road in yosemite. in southern california, the saturated ground is also
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thousands of homes are threatened by fast-moving mud along the coast, million dollar mansions are also getting pounded by high surf. >> got nailed. >> reporter: waves up to 25-feet high helping to create massive sinkholes like this one. and the extreme weather catching many tousts by surprise. >> i'm from baltimore. i thought it didn't rain here. >> reporter: homeowners are now taking advantage of anyreak in the rain to clean up before the nexttorm strikes. and that next dose arrives saturday. luckily it's expected to be lighter rain but still many are nervous in the mudslides areas already saturated. >> it's goi to be a long weekend ahead. while it was rainy and windy along the coast, in the story. >> in big bear, california, 30 hours. i know you love bigbear.
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power. ski hills needed generators. now winter storms are country, as well. accuweather's justin povick has the latest. good morning. >>yna, kendis, good friday morning to you, as well. two storms that we're tracking across the country and i have some good news. the west is finally starting to quiet down. they have just been nonstop here all week long. as well.l. storm system number o spreading a steady swathe of rain from d.c. to boston. perhaps some icing over the interior, as well. we are concerned about roadway travel delays. storm number two. bigger storm for the weekend spreading a large area of showers and thunderstorms which will eventually get into the southeast and oh, yeah, we're concerned about some wintry weather, as well. a lot of arctic air back behind warmer air out ahead. we are concerned about heavy snow. kayna and kendis, back to you. >> our thanks to justin at accuweather.
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federal agents arrested two people in separate incidents on terrorism charges. firsrs in sacramento, a 23-year-old iraqi man arrested accused of trying to travel to syria to fight with terror organizations. in houston, a 24-year-old also an iraqi man was apprehended and charged with providing material support to isis. although similar, the feds have yet to link the two arrests. >> french investigators now say they are treating a foiled attack outside of a paris police station as an act of terror. they shot and killed a screaming knivie wielding man pledging his allegiance to isis. abc's alex marquardt is there. >> reporter: this cell phone video shows the moments after that takedown. at about 11:30 a.m., the man carrying a meat cleaver outed, "god is great" in arabic and threatened the police. then, officers fired at him. >> i heard shouts coming from the police station. when the man didn't stop, they started shooting. >> reporter: a bomb squad moved in to analyze what looked like a suicide belt. a robot inspected the body.
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fake. bubuon the young man, wearing jeans, were a paper isis flag and a note pledging allegiance to its leader. freneh authorities say at the man, in his early 20s, was born in morocco, and was not known to have been radicalized. the incident comes on the first anniversary of the massacre at the satirical newspaper "charlie hebdo" by two brothers tied to al qaeda that left 1 dead. and after the isis attacks in november that killed 130, this man told us, we talk every day out the attacks that have happened and the attacks that will happen. just before the attack, france's president gave a speech, thanking the country's security forces. but he has warned that france is not fished with terrorism, and the country remains at its highest alert level. alex marquardt, abc news, paris. also new this morning, dozens of police officers dead after a truck bombing in libya. about 200 others were injured.
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where recruits were training. no one is claiming responsibility. but a local islamic state affiliate is suspected. smugglers opepetingn libya also resort to violence. libya has been in chaos since moammar gadhafi was overthrown three years ago. >> so instead of the running of the bulls it's been the running week. u.s. markets are off to their worst start in a long time because of problems overseas, specifically china. where stock trading was halted twice this week because of big drops. this morning we can say the shanghai index was up and down before closing up 2%. and a good u.s. jobs report today could actually bolster the markets here. >> tonyia couch has a date in court this morning. she's the mother of the so-called affluenza teen brought back to texas yesterday. couch will be arraigned on charges she helped her son flee to mexico. ethan was convicted of killing four people while driving drunk.
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him violating his probation. he remains in mexico fighting extradition. >> on the other side of the country, donald trump packed a full house last night in burlington, vermont. thousands of trump supporters waited for several hours in the cold as well as hundreds of protesters. it came as trump unleashed a new attack on the clintons with a new ad challenging hillary clinton's record on women's rights saying she enabled the former president during his sex scandals. but mr. clinton on the campaign trail in iowa refusing to take the bait. >> it hasn't been a very pretty picture for her or for bill because i'm the only one willing to talk about his problems. >> and are you worried that your past c cld hurt your wife's campaign? >> i don't have a response. if he wins the republican nomination, we'll have plenty of time to talk about it. >> you know, it really is a distinct possibility actually. just yesterday, "time" magazine put trump on their cover with the headline "how trump won." >> well, in the meantime, trump
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closest competitor in the gop race. we're talking about ted cruz. he's again raising the question of whether the canadian born senator is eligible to hold the nation's highest office and now trump is finding an unexpected ally on capitol hill. abc's tom llamas is on the campaign trail in iowa. >> reporter: as senator ted cruz drove through iowa today, donald trump tweeted him a helpful message -- "ted, free legal advice, how to preempt democrats on citen issue. go to court. you will win." the senator's answer. "thanks, but no thanks." >> i'm not going to be taking legal advice any time soon from donald trump. >> reporter: trump relentlessly jabbing cruz for being born in canada. >> do you believe senator ted cruz is a natural born citizen? >> i don't know, to o honest. >> reporter: and now, he's finding an unexpected d ly in senator john mccain, someone he insulted last summer. >> he's not a war hero. >> he's a war hero. >> he is a war hero -- >> five and a half years -- >> he's a war hero because he was captured. i like people who weren't captured. >> reporter: but despite their bad blood, mccain says he agrees
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explaining to do. >> i think there is a question. i'm not a constitutional scholar on that, but i think it's worth looking into. i don't think it's illegitimate to look into it. reporter: mccain's comments, particularly notable since he, too, was born outside the u.s., and faced questions about whether he was fit to be president. but mccain says his situation is different, because he was born on an american military base in the panama canal zone. senator mccain is questioning whether legally, if you can become president. do you have a problem? >> oh, listen. it is no surprise, everybody knows that john mccain is going to endorse marco rubio. >> reporter: when he tells his life story, cruz talks about growing up in texas. >> so, i grew up in texas. >> reporter: he moved there when he was 4. but he never says anything a aut canada. which surprised some supporters. >> i was surprised today, when he went through his bio, he just jumped right over that. i wanted him to speak to that, and he didn't. >> reporter: so, you think he should explain how he was born
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it. >> reporter: and we did speak with constitutional scholars. the general consensus is cruz is eligible to be president. the supreme court has never ruled on this issue. if cruz were to take this to court, the experer tell us, he would win. tom llamas, webster city, iowa. >> cold and rainy in wa. >> that issue is gaing traction. >> put it out there and then boom. >> now this story. a seemingly frantic doing in massachusetts did its best imitation of lassie running for help to save a friend in danger. >> except that friend wasn't a danger like lassie's owner timmy. it was another scottish terrier like himself, jock and anna bell had run off into the woooo near their home where they were missinging for hohos. police tracked down jac but they couldn't find young annabelle. >> jac led them to an embankment where a shivering annabelle was
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ravine. they rescued her. both dogs are safe and at home this morning. >> i think that's a really cool story. for the rescuers let the dog lead them you know. >> yes, towards it. >> especially for little dogs like that, you want to cuddle them up. >> annabelle's last name is skywalker skywywker. annabelle skywalker. >> coming up "insomniac theater." leo dicaprio's new movie and a horror sh. the reviews are in. >> also ahead a liver donor and the recipient sharing more than a transplant experience. the unbreakable bond. >> and the broken hearted man accused of a string of arson attacks on his groonlsmen. explanation. it really is a good thing that the book mobile for great falls, montana is on theove today at 9:00. it's going to be at the children's center because it's 9 degrees in great falls. good the book mobile is coming
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it's rare for a speeding motorist to successfully talk their way out of a ticket but an indiana man managed to pull that off after explaining to the officer he didn't realize he was speeding. he was so distraught over learning that his daughter was diagnosed with breast cancer. so the officer didn't give him a ticket. instead he spent time praying with thehe man whohoas so moved that he cried. a california man is behind bars for setting a string of fires targeting the grooms men from his wedding. >> this is amazing. it all happened after his marriage fell apart. apparently he was disappointed in his friends' lack of support. abc's gio benitez has that story. >> reporter: a groom who says he was scorned leading to accusations of a bizarre trail of property scorched. joshua van bus kirk is in
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he conssed to an arson spree allegedly fueled by anger after his divorce. among his targets three of his own groomsmen. he's accused of throwing malla to have cocktails at their homes and cars leaving behind a twisted clue, joker cards like in the batman movie. >> leaves a calling card. >> suspected arson one in october, a grooms men's tr gasoline poured on the hood and set on fire. suspected arson two, december 23rd, anonoergroomsmen's truck lit on fire christmas eve, a groomts men's fence catching on fire. extinguished before reaching the house. and that same night, van bus kirk's long-time friends' garage door set on fire. thankfully not reaching the rest of the house witthe wife and kids inside. >> what really broke the case were the cards. >> van bus kirk arrested christmas eve. police telling abc news, he
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in a jailhouse i ierview with fofo station ktvu, van bus kirk says he's innocent. though he does say he was upset with his friends after his divorce. >> i'm here6 because within the last three to four months of me going through all of this turmoil in my life, they haven't been there for me. >> reporter: police say they found plenty of evidence at his house and that they have the right joker in jail. >> i honestly believe if we didn't get him in custody, that the other people on that list would have been victims of arson, as well. >> reporter: gio benitez, abc news, new york. can't believe he's divorced. seems like such a likable guy. >> he's available. >> yeah. >> coming up, the perfect match. finding love in the operating room who this is a good story. this is about people who love each other. a liver donation from the heart. you're watching "world news now."
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abc's david muir with their story. >> reporter: the story begins with heather krueger a nursing assistant outside chicago who needed emergency help herself. her liver was failing.g. >> i was lucky to find someone who was selflfls and put himself out there for me. >> reporter: because that is man next to her had never met her but went for tests to see if he was a match. >> if i was in that situation, i would want somebody to help my family. i got in touch with the hospital and then started going through match. >> reporter: he was and he remembers calling heather the first time they talked. >> i called her on the phone and i said hey, i'm a match. let's do this. let's get it done. >> reporter: spoken like a true marine and soon donating partf his liver. hospital. he was helelng a perfect stranger but they would become fast friends. >> you're laughing together through the whole thing making fun of each other how we looked. we were there for each other. >> reporter: months in recovery
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hospital for this horse carriage. >> he had a horse and carriage ride planned. he got down n one knee told me he had a question for me. said after that. tears. >> then he asked me if it was a and, of course, i said yes. >> i have no regrets. i would do it agaga i i a heart beat if i had to. >> david muir ta, abc news, new york. >> that's a good story. i love that story. >> and to quote this guy right here, he says now he can't liver without her. >> thanks for ruining it. >> liver without her. you see, because it was a liver donation. joke. it's not funny. >> it's funny. >> don't go anywhere. >> why do you hate on our jokes. >> we're going to talk about some new movies.r ya? ugh. my sinuses are killing me. yeah...just wait 'til we hit ten thousand feet. i'm gonna take mucinex sinus-max. too late, we're about to take off. these dissolve fast.
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it is time for "insomniac theater" which means it is time to check out what's hitting the box office this weekend. >> we have two movies that take place in the woods. i should be a movie critic. one is apparently very good and the other one's not faring well. we'll start with the revenant" written and directed by al hand droed who won the best picture oscar last year for "birdman." it stars leonardo dicaprio as legendary front tears man hugh glass attacked by a bear left for dead by a former confidante. in his qst for vengeance, he's
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survival. >> wow. as we lead up to the oscars this one definitely in the running getting a lot of praise. minneapolis star-tribune calling it a brooding western on an epic scale. it will surely be ranked as one of the great films of this decade. listen to this next one, calvin wilson of the st. louis post dispatch saying it puts everything else playing at multiplexes in the shade. there you go. >> we'll see. next, "the forest" a horror f fm starring natalie eoin macken her character goes looking for her identical twin sister who disappears in japan and discovers can her sister was last seen in a forest. a real place where many who enter do not make it out known as suicide forest. >> okay. that's weird.
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it's crazy, huh? >> look. peopleometimes see things in the forest. important to remember. if you see anything bad, anything strange, it is not real. okay. >> it's not there. >> i'm already bored. so is michael phillips who says it's roughly 40 minutes of story surrounded by 45 minutes min more of dormer in nonverbal distress. and one says "the forest" is one of those movies that starts with an intriguing idede but has no idea what to do with it. >> yikes. all right. that is our news.
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so i've a this morning on "world news now," relentless political attacks from donald trump. >> some insiders say he is
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bill and hillary clinton as' tracts rock concert sized crowds. the response from the clintonon >> safety questions after salt miners got stuck deep underground for ten hou the challenging rescue and the conditions in the country's deepest salt mine. >> all in the family, the grandmother in her 50s who carried and delivered her daughter's baby. the amond and their message about surrogate motherhood. >> and later, fido forever. the big business of cloning pets. who is paying as much as $100,000 to re-create a favorite dog or cat? the believers and critics speaking out on this friday, january 8th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good friday morning. it is friday. we made it. happy day. i'm kayna whitworth in for reena ninan. >> i'm kendis gibson do you remember what you were doing a week ago at this time? feels like it was a year ago.
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>> exactly. that means it was a good new exactly. we're already one full week into the new year and we can wrap it all up with big money, of course, with the powerball. >> that reallyy haseen the top story all week long along with the actual campaign you're starting. it feels like the campaigns have been going on for a long time. >> only 24 days till the caucuses in iowa and you can get that sense on the trail. we'll start with donald trump who is packing the house in vermont last night. >> it is really unbelievable. in one of america's bluest most liberal states, want to show you the scene yesterday. look at that. this is in burlington. thousands of trump supporters lined up in the cold while more than a thousand miles away, former president clinton stumped for his wife hillary. >> trump unleashes a powerful new attack on the clintons. jon karl is on the campaign
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>> reporter: hundreds in the cold to see him in this bomb on hillary clinton. >> women's rights are human rights. video, featuring clinton with disgraced congressman anthony weiner, bill cosby, and trump is challenging hillary's records on women's rights saying she enabled the former president duri his sex scandals. >> it hasn't been a very pretty because i'm the only one that's problems. >> reporter: but bill clinton will not take the bait. refused to respond to trump. three times. >> are you worried that your past could hurt your wife's campaign? >> i don't have any response, if he winshe republicann nomination, we'll have plenty y time to talk about it. >> reporter: in washington, the white house came to hillary clinton's defense. >> her commitment to fighting for justice and equality for women, not just in the united states, but around the world, is second to none. >> reporter: as the clintons try to ignore trump "time" magazine put him on their cover. the headline? "how trump won." here in vermont, the trump phenomenon was on vivid display. the rally is in a theater down
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it doesn't start for another four hours. but as you can see, there's already a line of people here, as far as the eye can see, extending for at least two more blocks. this is one of the most liberal cities in america but out here it almost looked like trump territory. >> what about you, what brings you out here? >> i'm angry. i think he's going to be the next president. >> making america great again, one pizza slice at a time. >> inside the rally there were scattered protests which didn't seem to boger trump all that much. the venue only holds 1400 people but the trump campaign gaveut some 20,000 tickets so not everybody can get in. as a result what the trump campaign decided to do was to allow only those who are confirmed supporters of donald trump. in a statement he said they are loyal to me and i am loyal to them. jonathan karl, abc news,
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>> planned parenthood is endorsing a presidential primary candidate. not surprisingly it is hillary clinton. they say reproductive rights and health care on the ballot this year and no other c cdidate has demonstrated such a strong commitment to these issues. clinton's rivals in the democratic contest also embrace planned parenthood's agenda. planned parenthood at the center of what democrats are calling political theater. republicans are crowing about their passage of the bill that repeals obamacare and funding for planned parenthood. previous efforts were blocked by democrats but the white house is saying it's pointless. the president will vee it and and republicans don't have the vote to override it. >> the republican governor of mayor is in hot water. asked what he's doing about sxwans in his stage, governor paul page said the problem is caused by drug dealers from other states. >> these are guys that are named
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guys that come from connecticut and new york. they come up here. they sell their heroin, then they go back home. incidentally, half the time they impregnatete a young white girir before they leave. >> okay. just going to leave that for you to digest at this hour. in an e-mail to abc news, the governor's spokesman says he was not talking about race. he says race is irrelevant. he says officials from maine's republican party aren't commenting, neither is chris christie's campaign. the two governors are friends. >> federal agents say they've arrested two people with ties to isis in separate incidents. in sacramento, a man was arrested accused of trying to travel to syria to fight with the terror organizations. in houston a 24-year-old iraqi man charged with providing material, with material support to isis. although similar, the feds have
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also this morning, france is on the highest alert after police shot and killed a knife-wielding man pledging his allegiance to isis. he stormed a police station wearing what turned out to be a vestith fake explosives making threats. investigators are treating the incident as an act of terror. of course, it coiided with the first anniversary of the massacre at the "charlie hebdo" satirical newspaper. >> turning our focus to wall street now, more turmoil from market mayhem. stock prices plunged again yesterday nearly 400 points for the dow and the worst ever start to the year for the s&p 500. oil hit its the lowowt level in almost 1 years becausef worry about china's economy and what that means for the entire global economy. >> the silver lining is we could take a step back. it's only the beginning of january. we've got a long way to go. there's a lot of economic data that can help this market. >> and some of that economic
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with the december jobs report. economists expect that to be good news. showing again that the u.s. economy is in good shape. the will be that left 17 miners trapped deep inside a salt mine foror ten hours has a history ofailures including one this past saturday. that's according to federal records and this rning, those miners they're all safe. obviously grateful for the free. here's abc's gio benitez. earth's surface, a ten-hour 17 miners in a shift change. the third crew of the day. trapped 900 feet underground as they went into the deepest salt mine in north america. the mine's owners believe as the elevators lolored into the mine, 2,300 feet deep, a steeleleam became loose, opng the elevator and keeping it there. the temperature dropping to 15 degrees. the miners stuckn that shaft just as cold. >> they huddled together. they did what they could do to keep each other warm and keep each other's spirits up.
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well they managed the situation. >> reporter: teams above sending down blankets and heat packs. after so many hours a massive crane lowering a basket down to bring the miners up in small groups. good news for the lucky 17. and the fire department says this is one of the toughest rescues they've ever had. all of the miners arnow home. they are okay. but nobody is going back into that salt mine until the problem is fixed. gio benitez, abc news, lansing, new york. long ten hours there in lansing, new york. thanks, gio. the sun made a brief appearance in california before new rounds of rain this weekend. another powerful storm hit coastal a aas yesterdayay flooding low lyiyi streets andnd threatening oceanfront homes in malibu. look at that. it came one day after the week's strongest storm drenched the state and much of the southwest collapsing roofs, blooding homes as well as businesses. the storms stirred up waves up
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look at those people riding them. >> hang 20. >> that's amazing. > that is awesome. a professional surfer was injured though at the world famous surfifi spot mavericks which is just south of san francisco. look atthose waves. this el nino storm system is threatening the middle of the country. justin pro vick at accuweather. justin. >> kayna and kendis, good morning to you, as well. it's a wet start throughout the northeast with the potential for some heavy rain later on in the day from d.c. all the way northbound into boston. there could be icing over the interior regions, as well. later on this weekend, all the storminess going on out west has toto move east. wewee looking at a big storm here with soaking showers and gusty thunderstorms which will create a lot of travel delays into the southeast. kayna and kendis, back to you. >> juin, thank you so much for those of you who enjoy driving around with a red and white try
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federal government h h some new guidelines oveve what we eat. there is some controversy surrounding some of the recommendations however. enough. you'll want to eat more vegetables, fruits, whole grains the new governnt guidelines.
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removed. good news for the egg industry, even though the fine print says, eat as little cholesterol as possible. and a strong warning against too much added sugar. the new guidelines say no more than 10% of your daily calories. that's 200 calories, which means if you drink one 16 ounce bottle of soda a day, you have maxed out on your daily sugar intake. the government says we should lower our salt intake to no more coffee, three to five cups a day is okay. and alcohol? one drink a day for women, up to two for men. but most controversial, the administration ignored government scientists and says lean meat is part of a healthy diet. >> even lean meat is associated with a higher risk of cancer. the meat industry has a lot of political power. they do not want the guidelines to say eat less meat. >> reporter: how effective are these recommendations? even the government admits, most of us ignore them. david kerley, abc news,
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a texas woman in her 50s has given birth to her own granddaughter. acting as a surrogate for her daughter anson gnaw tracey thompson delelered a h hlthy six pound 11 ounce girl named kelsey on wednesday afternoon. the parents had gon through several infertility treatments. thompson was happy to carry the baby for her daughter andidn't hesitate for a minute. >> she said if i can't carry my me. of course, i would. not dreaming that i would actually be doing it. >> thompson was seven years past menopause buthe was able to carry the baby because new medical advances in reproductive technology and so she had to take hormone therapies and things like that. >> just so she would be able to do it. i wonder what the young child is going to address grandmother as. >> it will still be grandma. what a story to tell.
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>> coming up in our next half hour, super jackpot strategy as the powerball jackpot blans to over $700 million, everyone is dreaming what they would do with that kind of y. if nobody wins this time, there could be a bion dollar winner. >> first pet owners shelling out thousands to clone their pets. is it safe? for that matter, is it moral? are humans next? you're watching "world news now." >> announcer: "wod news now" continues after this from our abc stations. hunger in america. that's 1 in 5 daughters, sons, neighbors, and classmates who d't know where their next meal is coming from. yet billions of pounds of good food go to waste every year. it's time we do something about it. feeding america is a nationwide network of food banks that helps provide meals to millions of kids and families in need. visit feedingamerica.org to help them feed even more. together we can solve hunger.
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how much is that doggie in the window the one with the waggly tail >> modern day hits there. you might be surprised to learn that some people are paying as
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>> that's a lot of money, right? but it's not just any dog. their current or old dog. it's the business of cloning your dog and it is booming. we are up "up allllnightline"" with abc's pie ron pitts. >> reporter: laura and richard have been waiting for this moment for months. >> oh, my god. it's a miracle. it's just a miracle. >> reporter: the birth of their precious puppy. >> you can't see my smile through the mask. >> reporter: but the bundle of joy isn't exactly brand-new. >> it's got the same white paws. it's got the same nose. >> the same white on his nose. >> the same patch on his chest. >> reporter: it's a clone. laura and richard paid $100,000 to a south korean biotech company to re-create dylan, their 8-year-old boxer who died of a brain tumor this summer. >> it was an amazing dog. it was so soft. never in his life would he greem of the slightest growl.
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him was harvested 1 days after the donor ditd making history. >> sort of a personal know how regarding theethod and best cloning a dog. >> reporter: pet cloning is becoming a big business. the seoul scientists say they've cloned over 700 dogs with a 40% pregnancy success rate. there's a reality show about the process, the tlc series "i cloned my pet." for many grieving pet owners it's a way to connect with tir furry loved ones who passed over to the other side. danielle told dan harris that cloning her dog trouble was worth every penny. >> i couldn't believe it. it's amazing. everything is the same. everything. even his personality is the me. what trouble used to do, he >> his name is double trouble. >> yeah. first one's trouble. second one is double. >> reporter: but critics have major concerns.
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potential pets out there looking for homes. but laura and richard seem like perfectly happy customers. >> we k kw it's not dylan and just to get that piece of dylan, i mean, i will be able to see dylan's face and just having that part of him like a member of his faly just means the world to us. >> reporter: byron pitts, abc news, new york. >> okay. so i know you're in love with your dog tagger. >> tater. i adopted her in idaho. like it's idaho potato. oh, there she is. >> she's not smililg. >> canan you stop the growling? seriously. >> would you clone tammy? >> i certainly wouldn't clone you. that's for sure. but there's so many dogs up for adoption, please adopt dogs. that's how i got tatersinuses are killing me. yeah...just wait 'til we hit ten thousand feet. i'm gonna take mucinex sinus-max. too late, we're about to take off. these dissolve fast.
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mike and peter is making a lot of noise. so topping the mix, if you won the lottery, could youou keep it a secret? >> not at all. >> there is absolutely no way. this lus wins the lottery. he wins $2 million. doesn't tell his wife. he wins right before christmas. so he collects his wings, december 29th. he won on december 3rd. he eventually tells his wife. who by the way was thrilled. he did tell his financial adviser. >> smart man. did he also call his divorce lawyer ahead of time before telling her. >> no, no, the wife was thrilled. he's a good guy. father of three. >> there's a really pretty picture from montreal. this is a highway camera. whoa, here goes a snowy owl just down from the arctic circle. now, many at the mcgill university in montreal say it's probably a young female probably looking for a place to perch but
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worldwide. the latest uncertainty this morning before wall street's opening bell. attack mode. donald trump attracting huge crowds in new hampshire, takes aim at bill and y clinton while giving gop challenger ted cruz legal advice. and new this half hour, classroom challenge. >> okay, there are four sets of twins in kindergarten in the same school. why teachers have their hands full and why some parents want to keep them apart. >> understandably. and later in "the skinny," justin timberlake in trouble. his song "suit and tie" was a real hit. of course. now someone else says he copied it. what do you think? it's monday -- or it's friday, january 8th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> making sure that you're on your toes and you realize that it is friday. >> you're here to terrify eryone. >> i'm kendis gibson, everybody. >> and i'm kayna whitworth. our top story this morning is wall street.
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this year. >> we're keeping a close eye on the markets overseas at this hour. it's the worst start for the dow since 1896. the worst ever for the brother s&p 500. >> so you can blame the hit to your 401(k) on china. abc's marci gonzales has details. >> reporter: wall street stocks took a nose dive plunging 392 points, officially puttingnghe market i io correction rritory. >> this is a weird start to 2016. >> reporter: it was the worst day for the dow in three months troubles in china's economy sent jitters across the pacific. china's stock market slipped about 7% thursday after its currency fell to its lowest level against the dollar since march, 2011. trading in china was automatically halted setting off another slump in asian and european stocks. >> that will probably translate into further problems here in
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along with stockckrices hitting their lowest level in 12 years. >> people are just not buying commodities. that suggestthere are big problems in the global economy that we may not know about. >> reporter: what does this mean long-term for the small investors? experts say don't panic. >> just go out to a movie or something and don't worry too much about this. >> the silver lining is we could take a step back. it's only the beginning of january. we've got a long way to gogo >> reporter: but that may be easier said than done for nervous stockholders. marci gonzales, abc news, nene york. >another vital gauge e the economy is last month's jobless rate. it was released this morning. could be encouraging. analysts predict there were 210,000 hires during the holiday rush in december and the unemployment rate fell to around 4.9%. so just last week, applications for unemployment fell by 10,000 showing the job market is strong. >> i should point out the asian
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so far. so things could be rough on wall street, as well. we turn now to politics and donald trump upping the ante in the green mountain state. his rally yesterday in burlington, vermont, drew hundreds of protesters but thousands of supporters as he unleashed a new attack ad on hillary clinton. abc's kenneth moton with more. >> reporter: in one of the most liberal cities in the country, hundreds of supporters stood in line and in the cold for hours to see gop presidential contender donald trump. >> we can't get them in. so you are very, very lucky tonight, i hope, right? >> reporter: trump filled a 1400 seat venue in burlington, vermont, the place that elected bernie sananrs. but his campaign doled out 20,00000ickets. trump delivered more one-two punches at his rivals including hillary clinton. >> i must say i have my mind-set on hillary. i do have my mind-set. >> women's rights are human rights. >> reporter: earlier in the day, trump dropped this bombshell
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on women's rights showing he with disgraced congressman anthony weiner and bill cosby. then this image of former president bill clinton with monica lewinsky. the clintons refusus to take the bait. >> i don't have a response. if he wins the republican nomination, we'll have plenty of time to talk about it. >> reporter: gop rival ted cruz is also trying to ignore trump who raised questions about his legal right to run for president. trump advising the texas senator born in canada to an american mother go to court to clear up the matter. >> i'm not going to be taking legal advice from donald trump. >> reporter: trump may have a point. constitutional legal scholars told abc news, it appears cruz is in the clear but the issue is stilunresolved. kenneth moton, abc news, washington. this morning, french investigators are treating a foiled attack outside a paris police station as an act of >> terry:. ofcers shot and killed a knife-wielding man pledging allegiance to isis after threatening them wearing what
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fake explosives. but the incident coincided with the first anniversary of the massacre at the "charlie hebdo" satirical newspaper. >> back here at home, federal agents say they've arrested two people with ties to isis in two separate i iidents. first up in sacramento. a 23-y-yr-old iraqi man arrested accused of trying to travel to syria to fight with terror organizations. in houston, a 24-year-old iraqui man was apprehended and charged with providing material support to isis, as well. although similar, the feds have yet to link the two arrests. both men were refugees. one entering from syria sparking new criticism, of course, from republicans that the u.s. isn't doing enough to screen refugees. the mother of the so-called affluenza teen will be arraigned this morning in texas. tonya couch is aused of helping a felon, her son, ethan, avoid apprehension. she was brought from los angeles yesterday in handcuffs and leg irons. ethan remains in mexico fighting extradition. her attorney says the $1 million
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it reduced. oklahoma is experiencing dozens of earthquakes this week. some blame the swarm on fracking in the region. the two largest came 30 seconds apart wednesday night here near the oklahoma, kansas state line. the quakes were felt in neighboring states wichita, kansas state inspectors checked bridges and other infrastructure for damage. all they found were three broken water mains and cracks in some insurae agents in the region have been getting inquiries >> it's not earthquakes in the west that's the problem. california finally catching a break from those el nino fueled storms at least for the moment. the big concern right now is mudslides. all that rain has saturated the ground under many homes and another wave of rain is on the horirin. here's abc's matt gutman. >> reporte those storms generating monstrous waves. malibu. heavy seas gobbling up this
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that rock slide closing a yosemite highway. all of it whipped up by three consecutive el nino storms in as many days. in petaluma, california, this truck flipped over, trapping a woman inside her car. rescuers diving into the murk to free her. she survived. in the mountains, the snow blinding. from near flagstaff, arizona, to california. . >> more snow in the one storm than we got all last seaso >> knocking out power to the ski town of big bear. >> this river was about three feet over my head. yet the drought here persists. all the rain the past week enough to last the city of los angeles for just six days. matt gutman, abc news, los angeles. so the storms from el nino also are moving across the country. >> and they're having a wonderful effect in the dakotas. take a look. some areas got more than a foot of snow. the biggest snowfafa there this season. it however caught the folks at fargo's airport by surprise. when they ran out of deicing liquid canceling flights.
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accuweather's justin povick is covering it for us. justin, good morning. >> kayna and kendi good morning to you, as well. we're tracking wet weather for a change over the northeast. it's been quiet the past couple of days as these showers work their way north and eastbound. we're concerned about roadway travelelelays and the potentntl r icing where you see pink shading, as well. speaking much -- of wintry weather, we're oing to have our hands full with the plowable snow setting up this weekend over the midwest with gusty winds and treacherous travel. kayna and kendis, back to you. >> thank you. so kindergarten teachers athis school in wisconsin seeing double everywhere they look. >> yeah, there are four sets of twins among the 63 first year students. ah. twins account for about 3 in every 100 births in this country. southview elementary has one in eight in the kindergarten class there.
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up into different classrooms. >> we did give the parents the option to have them together or separate. and three out of the four sets wanted them separated because they knew there were behavior issues when they were together. >> okay. maybe it's something in the water in wisconsin. there are two other sets in the same town's kindergarten. wow. just last spring, five sets of twins graduated high school together. just 35 miles fromomhippewa falls. >> twins everywhere. i think it's kind of cool though. my grandmother is an identical twin. my mother-in-law is a twin. >> which means you're having -- >> which means my sister-in-law may be having twins. >> you're hoping your sister-in-law. we'll see. coming up in "the skinny," our first look at the entire cast of the highly anticipated "full house" remake. >> also ahead, the record powerball jackpot drawing tomorrow night. why these giant prizesht be getting harder and harder to win.
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mcdonald's is modernizing their packaging with big bold colors and made with o-friendly materials. the company says that its new look is part of its new plan to be a modern and progressive burger company. mcdonald's also says it is committed to making sure all of its packaging is made with recyclable materials by the year 20/20. >> thanks for that. so in case you haven't heard and they've been trying to keep it a secret, the next powerball drawing will offer the biggest jackpot in american history rolling over some 18 times since november 4th. >> you can't wrap your head around the numbers. how did it get so big? abc's linsey davis tells us it's $700 million, if it t esn't get your attention, not much w wl. >> reporter: get ready, everybody. this is powerball. >> reporter: this is unprecedented. >> two quick picks? >> reporter: $700 million for saturday's drawing. >> next! >> reporter:hat's more than $428 million cash. >> i'd probably get a nice place
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>> reporter: lots of time to daydream while standing in this two-hour line in nevada. >> right there. there's the winner. >> reporter: it's all by design. back in october, the rules changed. the odds went from 1 in 175 million to 1 in 292 million. meaning, it became far less likely to win a jackpot. increasing the run, or length, between jackpot payouts. and it's working. the longer they go without a winner, in this case, 18 drawings since early november, the bigger the jackpot gets. the good news? u're more likely to win a smaller prize. the odds are 1 in 25 that you'll win something. even if it is only $4. according to the number crunchers, there's a 17% chance this jackpkp will roll over again and there ll be a billion with a "b," a billion dollar jackpot on wednesday. linsey davis, abc news, new york. so can you imagine if nobody wins? i mean we have our list right
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right here. sure do. >> oh, the picture again. who did i win with? >> hey. i'm looking mighty fine right there. you know? that's my samuelel. jackson. >> why are you wearing a a disguise? >> trying to hide from the new relatives you gain with all that money. when we come back, our music lawsuit challenge. we're going to take you on the latest case or take on the latest case by listening to both songs. > also, will ferrell kicking and screaming with the pros. we'll explain. that's next in "the skinny." >> announcer: "world news now" continues after this from our
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and as long as i got my suit and tie >> the claimants in the "suit and tie" suit claim that even though timberlake's label id to sample their song, they didn't sample the whole song. >> so the plaintiffs also claim they're owed royalties for "suit and tie's" commercial use in a budweiser campaign. the original song, 1973's "sho ough" by future hall of famers sly slick and wicked. let's take a listen. so you think >> so that's them from "soul train" back in the day, obviously. all right. so no doubt it sounds similar. timberlake's label did sample the song. at issue is the original vocal performance. >> apparently that wasn't part of the sampling deal. the plaintiffs say their vocal
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either timberlake and company will concede and settle or the judge will have to decide. >> you be the judge. what do you think? >> first we've got a first look at the cast of the "full house" "fuller house" with everyone in character on set. >> the images of the show and the cast reunited bob saget, lori loughlin, john stamos and dave coulier along with candice cameron and jodie sweetin as sisters deejay and stephanie tanner of course, the wacky neighbor, good friend kimmy gibbler. the set should look familiar, by the way, because in the series, d.j.oves into that house with her children back into that same san francisco house where she grew up. >> a lot of people excited for this reunion. two cades in the making. the series premieres february 26th on netflix. >> will farrell has a major announcement. he is the part owner of the newewe major league soccereream lafc. >> >> farrell is no stranger to soccer.
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and screaming." he does understand that some might be surprised by his latest business venture. >> this is not a joke. i've never been a part owner of anything. '84 toyota camry with my brother. >> so he joins mia hamm and magic johnson, also co-owners of the team. lafc won't take the field until 2018. >> finally, we've heard there will be another special guest joining coldplay during the super bowl halftime show. >> queen b, beyonce headlined three years ago, recently will collaborated with coldplay on their new album. >> it's going to be in santa
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>> believe it, right? this time last week, we had just rung in the have you year. so since we are officially one week into 2016, how about a little time warp. back to the, you know, the beginning of the year. >> oh, my. so from presidential executive actions to the presidential race and a touching tribute in a song, here now is our "friday rewind." >> this is not a plot to take away everybody's guns. you pass a background check, you purchase a firearm. >> i think that you know, hillary was an enabler and a lot of things happened that were, you know, obviously very seedy. i mean, he was impeached. >> donald trump says your past is fair game. i've got to ask you. with him. >> the republicans havavto decide who they want to nominate. i'm trying to tell now the
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president. >> do you believe senator ted cruz is a national born citizen? >> i don't know, to be honest. >> talking about that you were born in canada, not criticizing it but saying you could have problems with that. why do you think he's doing that? >> look, i'm not going to try to psychoanalyze donald trump. >> this refuge here is rightfully owned by the people. the principles that we are here are based upon the constitution of the united states. > would call them tererrists. they have a political agda and they're -- -- >> and they're armed. >> they're bringing it forward with arms. >> the initial analysis is not consistent with the north korean claims of a successful hydrogen bomb test. >> they're bragging, puffing themselves up. they don't actually have the capability to obliterate the korean peninsula. the bad news is that they're trying. >> we wanted to present as many sides as we could, but at the same time, we also wanted to tell a compelling story. >> this is the l.a. river normally just a trickle of water in a concrete canyon but right
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average amount of water. it's been a long day without you my friend and i'll tell you all about it when i see you again >> i'm glad so many people are talking about that. it was moving. >> it was a great moment. should tell you, what a busy week ahead. including oscar nominations on the 14th, state of the union on the 12th and on monday, i know what you'll be doing. the championship game. >> yeah. >> watching? >> and on saturday, there's also the lottery drawing, the powerball. >> this is abc's "world news now." informing insomniacs for two
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decades. good morning. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm kayna whitworth in for reena ninan. here are some of our top headlines we're following this morning on "world news now."
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finally seeing a little sun after a week of punishing storms driven by el nino from 60-foot waves in the surf to roads turned into raging rivers and now, the new threat. mud slides from all of that saturated soil. we have full details straight ahead. >> federal records show that the elevator that left 17 miners trapped deep inside a salt mine for ten hours has a history of failures. the most recent was this past saturday. all 17 came away from their ordeal without injury. a texas woman in her 50s has given birth to her own granddaughter. acting as a surrogate for her daughter and son-in-law. the couple had been struggling with infertility for years. tomorrow's powerball jackpot up to a record $700 million. it is still growing by the way. with tickets on sale until the drawing, there are many who say it could reach $1 billion. those are somemef our top stories ononhis friday, january
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>> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." we begin this half hour with california. catching a little break. >> yeah, a small little break. the sun did make a brief appearance after nearly a week you would say of relentless torrential rains, high surf and mud slides. but we are told that today's respite, unimportantly, will be a brief one. abc's brandi hitt kicking off coverage from los angeles. >> reporter: california is taking a beating from a series of el nino storms. after 24 hours of extreme flooding and one dramatic rescue after the next, the damage is extensive. just look at the water pouring in from a roof collapse wednesday at this salvation army store. and now,he concern is landslides. these boulders shut down a road in yosemite. in southern lifornia, the saturated ground is also shifting.
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threatened by fast-moving mud along the coast, million dollar mansions are also getting pounded by high surf. >> got nailed. >> reporter: waves up to 25-feet high helping to create massive sinkholes like this one. and the extreme weather catching many tourists by surprise. >> i'm from baltimore. i thought it didn't rain here. >> reporter: homeowners are now taking advantage of any break in the rain to clean before the next storm strikes. and that next dose arrives saturday. luckily it's expected to be nervous in the mudslide areas already saturated. >> it's going to be a long weekend ahead. while it was rainy and windy along the coast, in the mountains, it was s rtainly a different story. >> in big bear, california, 30 inches of snow fell in just 48 hours. i know you love big ar. >> it was turning roads into
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power. ski had is needed to use generators. now winter storms are threatening the middle of the country,s well. accuweather's justin povick has the latest. justin, good morning. >> kayna, kendis, good friday morning to you, as well. two storms that we're tracking across the country and i have some good news. the west is finally starting to quiet down. they have just been nonstop here all week long. really dating back to lasteek, as well. storm system number one spreading a steady swathe of rain from d.c. to boston. perhaps some icing over the interior, as well. we are concerned aut roadway travel delays. storm number two. bigger storm for the weekend spreading a large area of showers and thunderstorms which will eventually get into the southeast and oh, yeah, we're concerned about some wintry weather, as well. a lot of arctic air back behind. warmer air out ahead. and back behind low pressure, we are concerned about heavy snow. >> our thanks to justin at accuweather. we're following a developing
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federal agents arrested two people in separate incidents on terrorism charges. first in sacramento, a 23-year-old iraqi man arrested accused of trying to travel to syria to fight with terror organizations. and then in houston, a 24-year-old, also an iraqi man was apprehended and charged with providing material support to isis. although s silar, the feds have e yet to link the e o arrests. >> french investigators nonosay they are treating a foiled attack outside of a paris police station as an act of terror. they shot and killed a screaming knife-wielding man pledging his allegiance to isis. abc's alex marquardt is there. >> reporter: this cell phone video shows the moments after that takedown. at about 11:30 a.m., the man carrying a meat cleaver shouted, "god is great" in arabic and threatened the police. then, officers fired at him. >> i heard shouts coming from the police station. when the man didn't stop, they started shooting. >> reporter: a bomb squad moved in to analyze what looked like a suicide belt.
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fake. but on the young man, wearing jeans, were a paper isis flag and a note pledging allegiance to its leader. french authorities say that the man, in his early 20s, was born in morocco, and was not known to have been radicalized. the incident comes on the first anniversary of the massacre at the satirical newspaper "charlie hebdo" by two brothers tied to al qaeda that you left 12 dead. and after the isis attacks in november that killed 130, this man told us, we talk every day about the attacks that have happened and the attacks that will happen. just before the attack, france's president gave a speech, thanking the country's security forces. but he has warned that france is not finished with terrorism, and the country remains at its highest alert level. alex marquardt, abc news, paris. also new this morning, dozens of police officers dead after a truck bombing in libya. about 200 others were injured. it happened at a police base where recruits were training. no one is claiming
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but a local islamic state affiliate is suspected. smugglers operating in libya also resort to violence. libya has been in chaos since moammar gadhafi was overthrown more than four years ago. >> so instead of the running of the bulls it's been the running of the bears on wall street this week. u.s. markets are off to their worst start in a long time because of problems overseas, specificallylyhina. where stock trading was halted twice this week because of big drops. this morning we can say the shanghai index was both up and down before closing up 2%. and a good u.s. jobs report today could actually bolster the markets here. >> tonya couch has a date in court this morning. she's the mother of the so-called affluenza teen bught back to texas yesterday. couch will be arraigned on charges she helped her son flee to mexico. ethan was convicted of killing four people while driving drunk. a youtube video allegedly shows
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ethan remains in mexico fighting extradition. >> on the other side of the country, donald trump packed a full house last night in burlington, vermont. thousands of trump supporters waited for several hours in the cold as well as hundreds of protesters. it came as trump unleashed a new attack on the clintons with a new ad challenging hillary clinton's record on women's rights saying she enabled the former president during his sex scandals. but mr. clinton on the campaign trail in iowa refusing to take the bait. >> it hasn't been a very pretty picture for her or for bill because i'm the only one willing to talk about his problems. >> and are you worried that your past could hurt your wife's campaign? >> i don't have a response. if he wins the republican nomination, we'll have plenty of time to talk about it. >> you know, it really is a distinct possibility actually. just yesterday, "time" magazine put trump on their cover with the headline "how trump won." >> well,n the meantime, trump is also throwing punches at his closest competitor in the gop
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we're talking about ted cruz. he's again raising the question of whether the canadian born senator is eligible to hold the nation's highest office and now trump is finding an unexpected ally on capitol hill. abc's tom llamas is on the campaign trail in iowa. >> reporter: as senator ted cruz drove through iowa, donald trump tweeted him a helpful message -- "ted, free legal advice, how to preempt democrats on citizen issue. go to court. you will win." the senator's answer. "thanks, but no thanks." >> i'm not going to be taking legal advice any time soon from donald trump. >> reporter: trump relentlessly jabbing cruz for being born in canada. >> do you believe senator ted cruz is a natural born citizen? >> i don't know, to be honest. >> reporter: and now, he's finding an unexpected ally in senator john mccain, someone he insulted last summer. >> he's not a war hero. >> he's a war hero. >> he is a war hero -- >> he's a war hero because he was captured. i like people that weren't captured. >> reporter: but despite their bad blood, mccain says he agrees with trump that cruz has some
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>> i think there is a question. i'm not a nstitutional scholar on that, but i think it's worth looking into. i don't think it's illegitimate to look into it. >> reporter: mccain's comments, particularly notable since he, too, was born outside the u.s., and faced questions about whether he was fit to be president. but mccain says his situation is different, because he was born on an american military base in the panama canal zone. senator mccain is questioning whether legally, if you can become president. do you have a problem? >> oh, listen. it is no surprise, everybody knows that john mccain is going to endorse marco rubio. >> reporter: when he tells his life story, cruz talks about growing up in texas. >> so, i grew up in texas. >> reporter: he moved there when he was 4. but he never says anything about canada, which surprised some supporters. >> i was surprised today, when he went through his bio, he just jumped right over that. and he didn't. >> reporter: so, you think he
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in canada and why? >> well, or at least just mention it. >> reporter: and we did speak the general consensus is cruz is eligible to be president. that said, the supreme court has never ruled on this issue. but if cruz were to take this to court, the experts tell us, he would win. tom llamas, webster city, iowa. >> cold and rainy in webster city, iowa. >> that issue is gaining traction. >> put it out there and then boom. >> now this story. a seemingly frantic dog in massachusetts did its best imitation of lassie running for help to save a friend in danger. >> except that friend wasn't a person like lassie's owner timmy. it was another scottish terrier like himself, jock and annabell had run off into the woods near their home where they were missing for hours. police tracked down jac but they couldn't find young annabelle. >> jac led them to an embankment where a shiving annabelle was trapped at the bottom of a ravine. they rescued her.
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this morning. >> i think that's a really cool story. for the rescuers to let the dog lead them, you know. >> yes, towards it. >> especially for little dogs like that, you want to cuddle them up. into that's cute. annabelle's last name is skywalker. annabelle skywalker. >> coming up "insomniac theater." leo dicaprio's new movie and a horror show. the reviews are in. >> also ahead a liver donor and the recipient sharing more than a transplant experience. the unbreakable bond. >> and the broken hearted man accused of a string of arson attacks on his groomsmen. way till you hear his explanation. it really is a good thing that the bookmobile for great falls, montana is on the move today at 9:00. it's going to be at the children's center because it's 9 degrees in great falls. good that the bookmobile is coming to you. >> announcer: "world news now"
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it's rare for a speeding motorist to successfully talk their way out of a ticket but an indiana man managed to pull that off after explaining to the officer he didn't realize he was speeding. he was so distraught over learning that his daughter was diagnosed with breast cancer. so the officer didn't give him a ticket. instead he spent time praying with the man who was so moved that he cried. >> a california man is behind bars for setting a string of fires targeting the groomsmen from his wedding. >> this is amazing. it all happened after his marriage fell apart. apparently he was disappointed in his friends' lack of support. abc's gio benitez has that story. >> reporter: a groom who says he was scorned leading to accusations of a bizarre trail of property scorched. 33-year-old joshua van buskirk is in a martinez, california
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allegedly fueled by anger after his divorce. among his targets three of his own groomsmen. he's accused of throwing molotov cocktails at their homes and cars leaving behind a twisted clue, joker cards like in the batman movie. >> leaves a calling card. >> suspected arson one in october, a grooms man's truck, gasoline poured on the hood and suspected arson two, december 23rd, another groomsmen's truck christmas eve, a groomsman's fence catching on fire. extinguished before reaching the house. and that same night, van buskirk's long-time friends' garage door set on fire. thankfully not reaching the rest of the house with the wife and kids inside. >> what really broke the case were the cards. >> van buskirk arrested christmas eve. police telling abc news, he confessed to all of the arsons.
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fox station ktvu, van buskirk says he's innocent, though he does say he was upset with his friends after his divorce. >> i'm here. because within the last three to four months of me going through all of this turmoil in my life, they haven't been there for me. >> reporter: police say they found plenty of evidence at van buskirk's house and that they have the right jokener jail. >> i honestly believe if we the other people on that list would have been victims of arson, as well. news, new york. can't believe he's divorced. seems like such a likable guy. >> he's available. >> yeah. >> coming up, the perfect match. room. >> this is a good story. this is about people who love each other. a liver donation from the heart. you're watching "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now"
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with heather krueger a nursing assistant outside chicago who needed emergency help herself. her liver was failing. >> i was just lucky enough to fi someone that was selfless and put himself out there for me. >> because that man next to her, a former marine heard about her at work. he had never met her but went for tests to see if he was a match. >> if i was in that situation, i would want somebody to help my family. i got in touch with the hospital and then started going through the testing to see if i was a match. remembers calling heather the first time they talked. >> i called her on the phone and i said hey, i'm a match. let's do this. let's get it done. >> reporter: spoken like a true marine and soon donating part of his liver. heather and chris in the hospital. he was helping a perfect stranger but they would become fast friends. >> you're laughing together through the whole thing making fun of each other how we looked. we were there for each other. >> reporter: months in recovery and just weeks ago, trading the hospital for this horse
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>> he had a horse and carriage ride planned. he got down on one knee told me he had a question for me. and i totally lost everything he >> reporter: she broke down in tears. yes. and, of course, i said yes. >> i have no regrets. i would do it again in a heart beat if i had to. >> david muir, abc news, new york. >> that's a good story i love that story. >> and to quote this guy right here, he says now he can't liver without her. >> thanks for ruining it. >> liver without her. >> you ruined it. >> you see, because it was a liver donation. >> we get your horrible funny joke. it's not funny. >> it's funny. >> don't go anywhere. >> why do you hate on our jokes. >> we're going to talk about some new movies. to talk about some new movies.r ya? ugh. my sinuses are killing me. yeah...just wait 'til we hit ten thousand feet. i'm gonna take mucinex sinus-max. too late, we're about to take off. these dissolve fast. they're new liquid gels.
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theater" which means it is time to check out what's hitting theaters this weekend. >> we have two movies that take place in the woods. i should be a movie critic. one is apparently very good and the other not so much. we'll start with the revenant" written and directed by alejandro iarritu who won the best picture oscar last year for "birdman." it stars leonardo dicaprio as legendary frontiersman hugh glass. he's attacked by a bear, left for dead by a former confidante. in his quest for vengeance, he's
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survival. >> wow. as we lead up to the oscars this one definitely in the running getting a lot of praise. the minneapolis star tribune calling it a brooding western on an epic scale. it will surely be ranked as one of the great films of this decade. listen to this next one, calvin wilson of the st. louis post dispatch saying it puts everything else playing at multiplexes in the shade. there you go. >> we'll see. next, "the forest" a horror film starring natalie dormer. her character sarah goes looking for her identical twin sister who disappears in japan and she discovers her sister was last seen in a forest at the base of mt. fuji. a real place where many who enter do not make it out known as suicide forest. >> okay. that's weird. why is that happening? >> iron deposits in the mountain. it's crazy, huh?
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people sometimes see things in the forest. important to remember. if you see anything bad, anything strange, it is not real. okay. >> it's not there. >> i'm already bored. so is michael phillips who says it's roughly 40 minutes of story surrounded by 45 more minutes of dormer in nonverbal disdress. bill says "the forest" is one of those movies that starts with an intriguing idea but has no idea what to do with it. >> yikes. all right. that is our news. >> oscar nominations next week
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th this morning on "world news now," relentless political attacks from donald trump. >> some insiders say he is
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bill and hillary clinton as he attracts rock concert-sized crowds. the response from the clintons. safety questions after salt miners got stuck deep underground for ten hours. the challenging rescue and the itions in the country's deepest salt mine. all in the family. the grandmother in her 50s who carried and delivered her daughter's baby. the amazing bond and their message absurrogate motherhood. and later, fido forever. the big business of cloning pets. who is paying as much as $100,000 to re-create a favorite dog or cat? the believers and critics speaking out on this friday, january 8th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good friday morning. it is friday. we made it. happy day. i'm kayna whitworth in for reena ninan. >> i'm kendis gibson.
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feels like it was a year ago. cannot remember. >> exactly. that means it was a good new we're already one full week into the new year and we can wrap it all up with big money, of course, with the powerball. >>hat really has been the top story all week long along with starting. it feels like the campaigns have been going on for a long time. they have, but only 24 days caucuses in iowa and you can get we'll start with donaltrump who is packing the house in >> it is really unbelievable. in one of america's bluest most liberal states, want to show you the scene yesterday. look at that. this is in burlington. thousands of trump supporters lined up in the cold while more than a thousand miles away, former president clinton stumped for his wife hillary. >> trump unleashes a powerful new attack on the clintons. jon karl is on the campaign trail in vermont. >> reporter: hundreds of his
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cold to see him in vermont, donald trump dropped this bomb on hillary clinton. >> women's rights are human rights. >> reporter: a trump campaign video, featuring clinton with disgraced congressman anthony weiner, bill cosby, and trump is challenging hillary's records on women's rights saying she enabled the former president during his sex scandals. >> it hasn't been a very pretty picture for her or bill. because i'm the only one that's willing to talk about his problems. >> reporter: but bill clinton will not take the bait. campaigning in iowa, he refused to respond to trump. even when a reporter askedim three times. >> are you worried that your past could hurt your wife's campaign? >> i don't have any response, if he wins the republican nomination, we'll have plenty of time to talk about it. >> reporter: in washington, the white house came to hillary clinton's defense. >> her commitment to fighting for justice and equality for women, not just in the united states, but around the world, is second to none. >> reporter: as the clintons try to ignore trump "time" magazine put him on their cover. the headline? "how trump won."
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phenomenon was on vivid display. the rally is in a theater down there. it doesn't start for another four hours. but as you can see, there's already a line of people here, as far as the eye can see, extending for at least two more blocks. this is one of the most liberal cities in america but out here it almost looked like trump territory. >> what about you, what brings you out here? >> i'm angry. i think he's going to be the next president. >> making america great again, one pizza slice at a time. >> inside the rally there were scattered protests which didn't seem to bother trump all that much. >> i knew i was going to have some in vermont. >> reporter: the venue holds 1,400 people, some 20,000 tickets so not everybody can get in. as a result what the trump campaign decided to do was to confirmed supporters of donald trump. in a statement, he said, "they are loyal to me, and i am loyal
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burlington, vermont. for the first time ever, planned parenthood is endorsing a presidential primary candidate. not surprisingly it is hillary clinton. they say reproductive rights and health care on the ballot this year and no other candidate has monstrated such a strong commitment to these issues. clinton's rivals in the democratic contest also embrace planned parenthood's agenda. planned parenthood at the center of what democrats are calling political theater. republicans are crowing about their passage of the bill that repeals obamacare and funding for planned parenthood. previous efforts were blocked by democrats but the white house is saying it's pointless. the president will veto it and republicans don't have the vote to override it. the republican governor of maine is in hot water for making what some say are racist remarks. asked what he's doing about substance abuse in his state, governor paul paged the problem is caused by drug dealers from other states. >> these are guys that are named
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guys that come from connecticut and new york. they ce up here. they sell their heroin, then they go back home. incidentally, half the time they impregnate a young white girl before they leave. >> okay. just going to leave that for you to digest at this hour. in an e-mail to abc news, the governor's spokesm says he was not talking about race. he says race is irrelevant. he says officials from maine's republican party aren't commenting, neither ishris christie's campaign. the two governors are friends. and lepage was the first major endoermtd of chris christie. federal agents say they've arrested two people with ties to isis in separate incidents. in sacramento, a man was arrested accused of trying to travel to syria to fight with the terror organizations. in houston a 24-year-old iraqi man charged with providing material, with material support to isis. although similar, the feds have
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also this morning, france is on the highest alert after police shot and killed a knife-wielding man pledging his allegiance to isis. he stormed a police station wearing what turned out to be a vest with fake explosives making threats. investigators are treating the incident as an act of terror. of course, it coincided with the first anniversary of the massacre at the "charlie hebdo" satirical newspaper. turning our focus to wall street now, more turmoil from market mayhem. stock prices plunged again yesterday nearly 400 points for the dow and the worst ever start to the year for the s&p 500. oil hit its the lowest level in almost 12 years all because of worry about china's economy and what that means for the entire global economy. >> the silver lining is we could take a step back. it's only the beginning of january. we've got a long way to go.
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that can help this market. >> and some of that economic data comes later this morning with the december jobs report. economists expect that to be good news. showing again that the u.s. economy is in good shape. the elevator that left 17 miners trapped deep inside a salt mine for ten hours has a history of failures including one this past saturday. that's according to federal records. and this morning, those miners, they're all safe. obviously grateful for the extreme efforts that set them free. here'sbc's gio benitez. >> reporter: deep beneath the earth's surface, a ten-hour ordeal. 17 miners in a shift change. the third crew of the day. trapped 900 feet underground as they went into the deepest salt mine in north america. the mine's owners believe as the elevators lowered into the mine, 2,300 feet deep, a steel beam became loose, stopping the elevator and keeping it there. the temperature dropping to 15 degrees. the miners stuck in that shaft just as cold.
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they did what they could do to ke each other warm and keep each other's spirits up. it's very impressive to see how well they managed the situation. >> reporter: teams aboveending down blankets and heat packs. after so many hours a massive crane lowering a basket down to bring the miners up in small groups. good news for the lucky 17. and the fire department says this is one of the toughest rescues they've ever had. all of the miners are now home. they are okay. but nobody is going back into that salt mine until the problem is fixed. gio benitez, abc news, lansing, new york. long ten hours there in lansing, new york. thanks, gio. the sun made a brief appearance in california before new rounds of rain this weekend. another powerful storm hit coastal areas yesterday flooding low lying streets and threatening oceanfront homes in malibu. it came one day -- look at that. it came one day after the week's strongest storm drenched the state and much of the southwest collapsing roofs, flooding homes as well as businesses.
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to 60 feet high. >> of course. look at those people riding them. >> hang 20. >> that's amazing. > that is awesome. a professional surfer was injured though at the world famous surfing spot mavericks which is just south of san francisco. look at those waves. this el nino storm system is threatening the middle of the country. justin povick at accuweather. justin? >> kayna and kendis, good morning to you, as well. it's a wet start throughout the northeast with the potential for some heavy rain later on in the day from d.c. all the way northbound into boston. there could be icing over the interior regions, as well. later on this weekend, all the storminess going on out west has to move east. we're looking at a big storm here with soaking showers and gusty thunderstorms which will create a lot of travel delays into the southeast. kayna and kendis, back to you. >> justin, thank you so much for those of you who enjoy driving
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triangle on their car, there's now hut swag. it's a whole clothing line from pizza hut including tights, sunglasses, t-shirts. one reads "pizza is bae," a term of endearment. >> there's the "stay cesy" hat. be prepared to deep dish out anywhere. >> yogis love pizza. >> they do. >> to 170 for these fashion plate accessories. pizza hut says the profits from its clothing line go to world food program usa. just imagine all the dates you'll get for that. coming up "in the mix" a guy who kept his big lottery prize a secret for three weeks. could you do that? >> no way. also ahead, ctroversial new gu from the government about what you should and should not eat. the criticism coming in. and turning to your mom to carry and deliver your baby. the surrogate mom who's really grandma. don't forget to follow us on facebook, wnnfans.com and at twitter @abcwnn.
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federal government has some new guidelines over what we eat. there is some controversy surrounding some of the recommendations however. critics saying they don't go far enough. abc's david kerley has more. >> reporter: you'll want to eat more vegetables, fruits, whole grains and seafood, if you want to meet the new government guidelines.
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now, the limits on cholesterol, removed. even though the fine print says, eat as little cholesterol as possible. and a strong warning against too much added sugar. the new guidelines say no more than 10% of your daily calories. that's 200 calories, which means if you drink one 16 ounce bottle of soda a day, you have maxed the government says we should lower our salt intake to no more than a teaspoon a day. coffee, three to five cups a day is okay. and alcohol? one drink a day for women, up to two for men. but most controversial, the administration ignored government scientists and says lean meat is part of a healthy diet. >> even lean meat is associated with a higher risk of cancer. the meat industry has a lot of political power. they do not want the guidelines to say eat less meat. >> reporter: how effective are these recommendations? even the government admits, most of us ignore them. david kerley, abc news,
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a texas woman in her 50s has given birth to her own granddaughter. acting as a surrogate for her daughter and son-in-law, tracey thompson delivered a healthy six pound 11 ounce girl named kelsey on wednesday afternoon. the parents had gone through several infertility treatments. thompson was happy to carry the e baby for her daughter and didn't hesitate for a minute. >> she said if i can't carry my own baby, would you carry it for me? and i -- of course i would -- not dreaming that i would actually be doing it. >> thompson was seven years past menopause but she was able to carry the baby because new medical advances in reproductive technology and so she had to take hormone therapies and things like that. >> just so she would be able to do it. i wonder what the young child is going to address grandmother as. >> it will still be grandma.
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>> fantastic story to tell. coming up in our next half hour here, super jackpot strategy as the powerball jackpot balloons to over $700 million, everyone is dreaming what they would do with that kind of money. if nobody wins this time, there could be a billon dollar winner. >> a billion-dollar winner. wow. first, doggy doubles. president owners shelling out thousands to clone their pets. is it safe? for that matter, is it moral? are humans next? you're watching "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations.g "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations. hunger in america. that's 1 in 5 daughters, sons, neighbors, and classmates who don't know where their next meal is coming from. yet billions of pounds of good food go to waste every year. it's time we do something about it. feeding america is a nationwide network of food banks that helps provide meals to millions of kids and families in need. visit feedingamerica.org to help them feed even more. together we can solve hunger.
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how much is that doggie in the window the one with the waggly tail >> modern day hits there. you might be surprised to learn that some people are paying as
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>> that's a lot of money, right? but it's not just any dog. their current or old dog. it's the business of cloning your dog and it is booming. we are up "up all nightline"" with abc's p >> reporter: laura and richard have been waiting for this moment for months. >> oh, my god. it's a miracle. it's just a miracle. >> reporter: the birth of their precious puppy. >> you can't see my smile >> reporter: but the bundle of joy isn't exactly brand-new. >> it's got the same white paws. it's got the same nose. >> the same white on his nose. >> the same patch on his chest. >> reporter: it's a clone. laura and richard paid $100,000 to a south korean biotech company to re-create dylan, their 8-year-old boxer who died of a brain tumor this summer. >> it was an amazing dog. it was so soft. never in his life would he dream of the slightest growl.
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him was harvested 12 days after the donor died, making scientific history. >> sort of a personal know-how regarding the method of best cloning a dog. >> reporter: pet cloning is becoming a big business. the seoul scientists say they've clonon over 700 dogs with a 40% pregnancy success rate. there's a realy show about the process, the tlc series "i cloned my pet." for many grieving pet owners it's a way to connect with their furry loved ones who passed over to the other side. danielle told dan harris that cloning her dog trouble was worth every penny. >> i couldn't believe it. it's amazing. everything is the same. everything. even his personality is the same. what trouble used to do, he does. >> reporter: his name is double trouble. >> yeah. first one's trouble. second one is double. >> reporter: but critics have major concerns. they say there are tons of other
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for homes. but laura and richard seem like perfectly happy customers. >> we know it's not dylan and just to get that piece of dylan, i mean, i will be able to see dylan's facend just having that part of him like a member of his family just means the world to us. >> reporter: byron pitts, abc news, new york. >> okay. so i know you're in love with your dog tagger. >> tater. i adopted her in idaho. like it's idaho potato. [ growling ] >> oh there she is. >> she's not smiling. >>an you stop the growling? seriously. >> would you clone tammy? >> i certainly wouldn't clone you. that's for sure. but there's so many dogs up for adoption, please adopt dogs. that's how i got tat. dogs up for adoption, please adopt dogs. that's how i got tater.sinuses are killing me. yeah...just wait 'til we hit ten thousand feet. i'm gonna take mucinex sinus-max. too late, we're about to take off. these dissolve fast.
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we'll keep it down here. so topping "the mix," if you won the lottery, could you keep it a secret? >> not at all. >> there is absolutely no way. this husband wins the lottery. he wins $2 million. doesn't tell hisife. he wins right before christmas. so he collects his winnings december 29th. he won on december 3rd. he eventually tells his wife. who, by the way, was thrilled. in the meantime, he did tell his financial adviser. >> smart man. did he also call his divorce lawyer ahead of time before telling her. >> no, no, the wife was thrilled. he's a good guy. father of three. >> there's a really pretty picture from montreal. this is a highway camera. whoa, here goes a snowy owl just down from the arctic circle. now, many at the mcgill
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probably a young female probably looking for a place to perch but look at that beautiful picture captured january 3rd there off a major highway in montreal. >> that really is cool. >> now you know what we do? we polka. >> the polka. >> hey, news got you down? come on, let's polka. politics foreign wars all the weather, all the scores that's the "world news" polka trivia you need to know stuff you saw on koppel's show that's the "world ws" polka it's late at nightou're wide awake and you're not wearing pants so the grab your "world news now" mug and everybody dance have some fun be a pal every anchor guy and gal do the world news polka come on, get up. that's the world news polka,
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do the "world news" polka world news polka making news in america this morning, breaking overnight, terror arrest in two states.
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accused of having ties to isis. we're live. political showdown. a donald trump rally with clinton bashing, protesters and chants. >> and who's going to pay for >> all: mexico. >> who's going to pay for the wall? >> all: mexico. >> getting the crowd fired up on bernie sanders' home turf. caught on camera. a woman removed from a plane after an emergency landing. the other passengers erupting in applause. extreme weather. minus 25 degrees expected this weekend. plus, one brave driver in a lamborghini. want to do that with your luxury vehicle. >> why not. >> good friday morning, everybody. i'm kayna whitworth in for reena ninan. >> i'm kendis gibson. we will get started with the breaking news.
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two with ties to isis. >> both refugees leading to any questions. is is the u.s. doing enough? lana zak live in washington for us. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the two men arrested in california and texas, both were refugees from iraq, one coming to the united states through syria. in sacramento, a 23-year-old iraqi man arrested accused of trying to travel to syria to fight with terror organizations and in houston a 24-year-old iraqi man was charged woo isis. their refugee status is sparking new criticism from republicans that the u.s. is not doing enough to screen refugees for potential ties to terrorism. the governor of texas urging president obama to halt the flow of refugees until there is, quote, an effective vetting process. the lieutenant governor of texas weighing in saying it may have prevented a catastrophic terror related event in the making and
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u.s. attorney's office tells our station in sacramento there is a connection between the two men but would not elaborate further. both expected to be in their respective corrs today. >> this definitely will be fuel >> yeah. us. >> also this morning, these arrests in the u.s. are coming on the same day as a foiled attack in paris by a man pledging allegiance to isis. >> police officers shot and killed the knife-wielding man. he was threatening them, we're told, wearing what turned out to be a vest with fake explosives. the incident coincided with the first anniversary of the massacre at "charlie hebdo." >> here at home the political attacks are heating up from inside the trump camp. donald trump is taking new aim on hillary clinton and on senator bernie sanders and he's doing it in his own home state in front of thousands of die-hard supporters.
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up the crowds. police shutting down two blocks and people lining up in one of the most liberal cities in the country, burlington, vermont. >> thank you. that's so great. >> the republican front-runner and his supporters making noise. >> who's going to pay for the wall? >> all:mexico. >> who's going to pay for the wall? >> all: mexico. >> who's going to pay for the wall. >> all: mexico. >> on bernie sanders' home turf trump going after the state senator. do we like bernie? >> protesters and sanders supporters repeatedly interrupted his speech. >> go ahead. get him out. >> this morning bernie sanders responding tweeting finally donald trump and i agree on something. he and i both want to run against the other. guess who wins? linking to a recent poll showing the senator leading the billionaire in a head-to-head matchup. >> women's rights are human rights. >> earlier trump dropping this bombshell campaign video
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women's rights showing her with disgraced congressman anthony weiner and bill cosby and this image of former president bill clinton with monica lewinsky. bill clinton on the campaign trail in iowa refused to take the bait telling reporters he was only there to help his wife. >> the current president is defending his steps on gun control. george mason university in virginia, the president says that he will not support any candidate who does not support refo he's urging citizens who agree to vote that way. >> the way washington changes is when people vote. i'm going to throw my shoulders behind folks who want to actually solve problems instead of just, you know, getting a group. >> that interest group, the president is saying, the and a
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strangele stranglehold on congress. the nra wasn't there. >> california is finally getting a quick break from nearly a week of punishing torrential rain from those el nino-fueled storms and another powerful storm system hit coastal areas with high surf warnings threatening oceanfront homes in malibu. some areas saw waves up to 60 feet high. and now all of that water saturating the earth raising a new fear of mudslides, particularly in those wildfire zones. the other big weather story here in the heartland, snow falling in minneapolis, wisconsin, where frigid age dangerous temperatures are settling in. abc's senior meteorologist rob marciano with the details. >> reporter: snow is in the mountains but two batches of snows for friday in minneapolis and st. louis and chicago, maybe a few inches there but that's where the cold air comes in.
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they have an nfl playoff game happening. it could be the coldest ever played. >> going to be a cold game for the vikings. overseas now the syrian government has allowed humanitarian aid into three rebel-held villages ravaged by starvation. thousands of people suffering from malnutrition and other life-threatening diseases. according to doctors without borders, 23 people have died since december, first in just one of those villages including six babies less than a year old. >> wow. turning now to wall stre, more turmoil from market mayhem. the u.s. markets are off to their worst start of the year in a really long time because of problems overseas. specifically china where stock trading was halted twice this week because of big drops. this morning the shanghai index closed up 2% and u.s. stock futures are higher, a goodies jobs report today could bolster the markets here. >> okay, so here's something that deals with money but is
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tomorrow night some six numbers will not only make history but could forever change lives. >> so the powerball is already up $700 million and predictions are that it just might hit a billion so you have to match all six numbers to win this one of a kind prize and odds are astronomically against you. >> come on. >> number crunchers say there is a 17% chance that nobody will win and the jackpot will roll over again. >> okay, so there is he an 83 -- let's think positive. 83% someone will. still ahead here, the new serious health warning about pizza boxes. >> the new york to chicago overnight. a passenger hauled off. and growing petition. the number of signatures asking to pardon steve avery, the man featured in "making a murderer."
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a united airlines flight from new york to chicago diverted to detroit last night after a woman assaulted other passengers. with help from the crew they managed to restrain her until police arrived and carry the her off the plane. a move that drew applause from nearly everyone on board. still unclear what set her off. the fbi is investigating this one. did you hear about this, a republican governor of maine is in hot water for makg what some say are racist remarks. asked at a town hall meeting what he is doing about substance abuse governor paul owe page page said it's caused by drug dealers from other states.
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demone smoothie, shifty. they come up here and sell their incident incidentally half the time they impregnate a young white girl before they leave. >> in an e-mail to abc news he says he was not talking about race, race, he says is irrelevant. officials from maine's republican party not commenting campaign. the two governors are close friends and lepage was christie's first major endorsement. we know pizza isn't that great for us. now it turns out that the pizza boxes could be harmful to your health. the fda is banning three chemicals used in those boxes saying they could cause cancer and birth defects. so, the chemicals are used as a sealant to keep the pizza grease from seeming through the box. but researchers now say those sealants can be absorbed by the pizza. mcdonald's has a new look
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the company says the modernized graphics are part of its plan to be a modern and progressive burger company. mcdonald's also says it is committed to making sure that all of its packaging is made with eco friendly materials and they plan on doing that by the year 2020. >> all right. okay, so when we come back, the greatest gift a parent can give. what is it? this grandmother who gave birth to her own granddaughter. low rider. driver in a lamborghini getting brave on a flooded road. ...are taking charge of their type 2 diabetes... ...with non-sulin victoza . for a while, i took a pill to lower my blood sugar. but it didn't get me to my goal. so i asked my doctor about victoza . he said victoza works differently than pills. and comes in a pen. victoza is proven to lower blood sugar and a1c. it's taken once a day, any time. victoz is not for weight loss, but it may help you lose some weight.
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okay, so this was a common scene this week in san diego with a bit of an uncommon twist. drivers know they shouldn't drive through flooded roads. still, many do, even in $200,000 cars. that white lamborghini coming up behind that white suv nearly submerged as it makes its way through the intersection. but itade it, of course. rich people problems. no word on whakind of damage that car but we suspect he or she can afford it. >> obnoxious and unnecessary. wet roads moved to the middle of the country. conditions will be slippery all across the plains with wet pavement from theast up through the midwest and into the ohio valley and great lakes. >> the airport delays to tell you about, possible in denver, minneapolis, chicago, and salt okay, so the white house is
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that was featured in that new netflix documentary series "making a murderer." >> activists believe that steven avery and his nephew brendan dassey were wrongly convicted of murder in wisconsin ten years ago citing new findings presented in a documentary. they've started a petition asking president obama to give them a full pardon, but the white house says t president cannot pardon anyone convicted of a state criminal offense. the mother of the so-called affluenza teen will be arraigned this morning in texas. tonya couch is accused of helping a felon, her son, ethan avoid apprehension and was brought from los angeles yesterday in handcuffs and leg irons. ethan remains in mexico fighting his extradition. her attorney says the $1 million bail is unreasonable and wants it reduced. a texas woman in her 50s has given birth to her own surrogate for her daughter and son-in-law. tracy thompson delivered a hethy 6 pound 11 ounce girled named kelsey wednesday afternoon. the baby's parents had undergone
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only to suffer three miscarriages. thompson says she was happy to carry the baby for her daughter. >> her and her husband have gone through so much, the miscarriages and the fertility and all that and i didn't want to disappoint her. it's been many years since i've been pregnant and the second trimester was great. there. the first and the third were really tough. >> so thompson seven years past menopause but she was able to carry the baby because of new medical advances in reproductive technology and we'll have more on "good morning america." >> okay, a couple of notes from the sports world. we should point out tha ken griffey jr. will wear a seattle mariner's >> front or backwards was a big debate. >> and mike piazza choosing the mets. >> more now in sports from our guys at espn. >> good morning, welcome to our "sportscenter" set here in los angeles. he's neil. i'm stan. you get to go first.
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ucla hosting arizona. russell westbrook, he gave so much money to ucla which is super cool that he can't afford pants without holes in them so ucla was up so many that sneg in graphics, ucla guy was comfortable and then sneg was very uncomfortable because arizona went on a 15-2 run because lute olson was in the building. right in front of westbrook. step-back. bobby jack. that was westbrook who stood up. cool moment. great game and the bruins win it by three. number five michigan state at home taking on illinois. denzel valentine out again. remember, he had that minor knee surgery. not sure if he'll be back on sunday at penn state. tum tum nairn was there giving it up to gavin shilling and matt mcquaid with a no look pass to shilling for the easy bucket inside. michigan state had been passing
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with valentine out but they got that together. nairn to bryn forbes and then alvin ellis to deyonta davis for the big finish. javon bess with a pass to matt costello. michigan state wins it 79-54 so valentine out. >> that's all we have. >> we should mention nfl playoffs start tomorrow. in the meantime, a bowler in paris apparently didn't know his own strength. out. as you can see it was hardly a gutter ball and he did hit something. >> oh,y gosh, the person who took this video said it was supposed to be a quiet bowling party but instead this guy brought down the house. >> yes, he did. brought in that video of me bowling. >> so sad. up next here in "the pulse," super bowl surprise. who will be joining coldplay on stage at halftime? and surprise of a lifetime
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are prone to infections. xeljanz can reduce the symptoms of ra, even without methotrexate. ask your rheumatologist about xeljanz. okay, so topping our friday "pulse," we're finally seeing the tanners all back together. here's a first look at the cast of the "full house" sequel "fuller house." with everyone back together and well. >> there will be a quiz later. this is because in the series d.j. moves with her children back into the san francisco home where they grew lots of people excited for the making. the series premieres february 26th on netflix.
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super bowl halftime show. >> and queen bey is coming back for her encore performance. i'm very excited about this. pepsi, this year's sponsor of the super bowl 50 halftime show, has confirmed that beyonce will take the stage at levi stadium in santa clara, south of san francisco february 7th. >> she's amazing. she headlined, of course, super bowl xlvii in new orleans. "entertainment tonight" reported bruno mars is also expected to be on stage with -- >> too much. >> i love it. i love it. >> while everyone is talking about the lottery jackpot that got away, the half billion dollar powerball prize, here's the story about one that didn't. >> yeah, robert bowlen won $2 million a month ago in the missouri lottery, and he didn't not even his wife who he wanted gift. >> whoa. could you keep that a secret that long? >> no way. >> at first she thought he was joking and then he thought that
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stomach and then she was happy about it. bowlen, by the way, who is retired says he doesn't know what he's going to do with the money quite yet but what a wonderful christmas present. >> absolutely. some time had passed, and he told his financial adviser about the money, so he's already making the right steps. he didn't just like drive home in a white lamborghini through the snow. >> that could have been him. but he also told his cpa before telling his wife. luckily, he did end up telling his wife. >> yeah, didn't take the money and run. >> yeah. >> they're still a happy couple. >> for some of you, more news next. beyonce is a good thing. >> i love it. >> i do too.i'm billy, and i quit smoking with chantix. i had a lot of doubts going in. i was a smoker. hands down, it was... that's who i was. after one week of chantix, i knew i could quit. along with support, chantix (varenicline) is proven to help people quit smoking. chantix reduced my urge to smoke. some people had changes in behavior, thinking or mood,
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it's winter. eat winter snacks. freshman. campbell's. made for real, real life. taking a look at our top stories, two people with alleged ties to isis have been arrested in california and texas. both are refugees from the middle east renewing the debate over refugees.
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index ended the day with a 2% gain, but the damage is done. u.s. markets have had one of their worst starts to a year ever. today traders will be watching the decemberobs report. californians finally got a brief break after a week of punishing storms driven by el nino, but today the new threat, mudslides from all that saturated soil. and today's weather everywhere else, el nino is now saturating the soil across much of the nation's midsection with rains from the gulf coast up into the great lakes. okay, so finally from us the late night comics take on the news of the week. >> here now are your "friday funnies." >> north korea announced last night that they successfully tested a miniaturized hydrogen bomb. the announcement was made by a miniaturized dictator. [ speaking a foreign language ] >> they haven't perfected color television yet but they do have
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>> either that or they just got their first chipotle. either way it doesn't matter. something happened >> we have their exclusive footage of the test. those jokes are going to be so much less funny if they're right. >> flash flood, high surf and wind advisories are in effect. my doppler has been going nuts all day. it's, of course, the work of el nino, which is -- it's my favorite storm system that sounds like an early '80s latino boys band. >> in my view it is unacceptable that americans are paying $4 or $5 in fees every time they go to an atm. >> it's part of a foolproof strategy to speak out against all the things that annoy him. in my view, supermarket receipts are too long. there are too many coupons for the things i don't want. >> stop calling it a p.i.n.
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it's redundant to end in p.i.n. it's already a number. >> it's a natural disgrace if my otis spunkmeyer cookie is left hanging on one of those coils in the vending machine. >> bernie sanders mocked donald trump for thinking that climate chge was a hoax created by the chinese. though, at this point they're thinking trump is a hoax created by the chinese. >> he is real. >> ex-september the hair. >> so glad you could join us. america. >> good luck tomorrow with the powerball. making news in america this morning, breaking overnight, terror arrest in two states.
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