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>> this morning on "world news now" is, political battle. former president george w. bush fights for his brother jeb while donald trump lashes out. how the campaign is intensifying for both parties. february furrey from tornadoes in the south to a storm packing a powerful punch. today in the north, the travel dangers in the hours ahead. and new this half hour, an early and easy delivery for a surprised mom. >> just two pushes right there at home on the couch and a baby boy was born ten days early. wait till you hear the rest of this story. >> later in "tkinny," the music acts dazzlealed the grammy awards and the red carpet. and why adele was not too happy
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>> it's tuesday, february 16th. >> announcer: everyone abc news, this is "world news now." and everybody, good morning on a busy tuesday. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm reena ninan. >> all i ask. the way i belt it out, it kind you have sounded like the way because. >> technical difficult. >> the tune was a little bit off. >> she drowned her sorrows in in and out burger. it was still a beautiful performance. weegin with the all out brawl new south carolina. a nasty war of words on the campaign trail. >> as the democrats battle over middle class and minority voters and former president bush stumps for his younger brother, donald trump is doubling down on his 9/11 comments. it's your voice, your vote. and abc's lana zak has the latest on the candidates starting with the republicans.
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bush 43 was on the campaign trail trying to make younger brother jeb bush 45. >> we need someone who can fix the problems that cause our anger and frustration and that's jeb bush. [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: and jeb needs the help. the south carolina republican primary on saturday could be his last stand against front-runner donald trump who owns a double digit lead in polls there. even though, trump has been on the warpath against the bushes. >> the world trade center came do during your brother's reign. remember that. >> i've heard he kept the country safe after. what about during 9/11? i was there. in that building. >> reporter: trump unleashing an attack on senator ted cruz. guy. i've never seen anybody that lied as much as ted cruz. christian. >> reporter: cruz fired back.
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start yelling louder and louder, liar, liar, liar, whenever anyone points to the candidate's own record. >> reporter: hillary clinton was stumping for votes in nevada. >> i'm hoping to get your support in the caucus on saturday. >> reporter: she too got a helping hand from a presidential relative. >> america needs a leader who cannot just talk change but can make change. >> reporter: in michigan, a surging bernie sanders was met with huge lines and nearly 10,000 supporters. >> together we're going to create an economy that works for the working class and the middle class, not just the 1%. [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: lana zak, abc news, washington. president obama could nominate a replacement for antonin scalia next week. the white house says the president's obligation to do so is "ironclad," and that he's already deep into the process. but the republicans control congress so the nominee has little chance of being confirmed. that could leave the position
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>> to the extreme weather impacting the eastern half of the country. tornadoes struck the gulf coast. this one tearing through alexandria, louisiana. it for the roof off of a car wash and threw it into a pizza hut packed with diners at the time. some of the debris lands on car with the driver inside. amazingly, there were only minor injuries in that one. thousands are without power this morning after another twister touched down near the florida, alabama boarder. a gi ta center employee says it came out of nowhere. the twister uprooted trees and knocked them on to cars and buildings. amazingly, only minor injuries, as well. >> that same system brought snow and ice farther north last night. long distance travel was no better. hundreds of flights were canceled with more here's elizabeth hur. >> snow in d.c. and virginia transforming the area from a winter wonderland to a travel
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temporarily closing runways at reagan international and having a ripple effect at airports across the country. snow and ice wreaking havoc for drivers from iowa to illinois, indiana and pennsylvania. i-78 finally reopened after this massive and fatal pile-up over the weekend. a new storm is now moving across parts of the northern plains and south making its way north bringing heavy rain and warmer temperatures. a welcome relief for the millions of americans in the northeast and new england. speaking of relief, forecasters say temperatures are set to rise some 30 degrees in the next 24 hours from boston to d.c. meaning they'll be enjoying temperatures in the 50s by later today. kendis and reena? >> can't get there soon enough. >> yeah, exactly. part of the story. flooding concerns.
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paul williams continues our coverage right now. good morning, paul. >> i appreciate that, kendis, reena. this storm is now going to take on a different personality. for example, tuesday, we're looking for widespread rain throughout the northeast but then this storm begins to move to the north. here's how it's going to change personality. we have a warmup which will help bring us out of the cellar. we have strong winds coming off the atlantic. strong winds, 50 to 60-mile-per-hour from maine all the way down to the richmond. that's the different personality. kendis, reena? >> quite a bit of personality in the weather today. in syria, hopes for a cease-re set for next week dimmed after a series of air strikes on hospitals and a school. at least 50 people died in the attacks that included a pediatric hospital as well as a maternity ward. doctors without borders blamed syria and russia saying 40,000
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care. last week the u.s., russia and other world leaders agreed to pause the fighting. smoke in the cockpit caused a scare on an alaska airlines flight out of reagan national airport. 167 people were on board going to seattle. 16 minutes after takeoff, the plane was safely back on the ground at nearby dulles airport after the pilots reported smoke. all crew members were treated at a hospital and released. no word on the cause. president obama is in southern california this morning for a landmark summit he's hosting leaders of ten asian nations, the first time they have ever been invited to a stand alone meeting in the united states. they'll be talking about economic and security issues. chief among those china's assertion that it has rights to all of the south china sea. pope francis has wrapped up another busy day in mexico. the 79-year-old catholic leader looked exhausted when the he
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night where he greeted the waiting crowds. earlier during a visit tochy chiapsa he spoke out centuries of exploitation and exclusion of the population. >> i hope he's okay. >> he had a slight limp here in the united states. it comes with a little bit of exhaustion. but he's tear tireless at 79. >> i hope they work in a nap for him. well, a rhode island mom delivered her third son at home but not by choice. baby cameron arrived in the middle of the night ten days early as had i mom tried to get comfortable on the recliner in the living room. the dad sleeping upstairs. when he swed up, dad immediately called 911 and an ambulance took mom and baby to the hospital. i had one feeling that felt like a normal contraction. and at the second push, i was holding my son.
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yelling that he's here. >> unbelievable. cameron seemed ready to get going. he cried right away and he was already breastfeeding in the ambulance. he may need that spunk to keep up with his you two older brothers there. >> so the kid was born monday morning already breastfeeding and i believe by tomorrow, he'll be walking. > that's right. >> at this pace. >> and by next week we'll be talking about what college he's getting into. >> the big annual toy fair in new york wraps up today. one of the items featured is a real blast from the past. >> it's called the thingmaker 3-d printer from mattel. beak it's a 3-d printer controlled by an app meant for children to design and print all kinds of stuff from action figures to jewelry and whatever they can imagine. >> the original thing maker dates back to the early '60s. it was die cast molds you baked in the oven. this new one more hi-tech and probably a little safer.
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medications had a 44% increased risk of dementia. but researchers caution it's just a link and there's no proof one causes the other. we turn our focus now to a growing concern in the skies. overseas, the bbc reporting there are growing demandso restrict the say of laser. >> amid an investigation into that dangerous scare over the weekend that forced a virgin atlantic flight from london to new york to turn around. here's abc's david kerley. >> reporter: this virgin atlantic jet had just taken off for new york. >> we have a medical issue with one of the pilots after a laser incident after takeoff, and we're going to return to heathrow. >> reporter: the pilot, described as "unwell," was taken to the hospital as a precaution. >> i think it's just really scary, whether it was by accident or on purpose. >> reporter: british pilots call this an attack, which are increasing at an alarming rate. more incidents here, too, of those powerful lasers being shined into cockpits. the faa says in 2014, there were an average of 11 cases a night. that nearly doubled last year to
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part of the problem? this doesn't happen enough. finding the person with the laser. in new york, police are out every night. this is some of the busiest airspace in the country. three major airports with airliners lining up and landing all night. for pilots, even police, lasers bring the fear of temporary blindness, putting themselves and their aircraft at risk. david kerley, abc news, washington. okay. when we come back, music' big night in llywood. >> yeah, we're all about the grammys, the awards, the tributes, the moments and, of course, the fashion. that's ahead in "the skinny." as an american, it's hard to hear that we have a serious hunger issue in our country. and as a parent, it's even harder to hear that one in 5 of our kids struggles with hunger, especially when billions of pounds of good food are wasted every year. feeding america is a nationwide network of food banks that helps provide billions of meals to families in need
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female to win top album twice.used her acceptance speech to encourage young women everywhere not to give up. >> during that speech -- should mention song of the year which is actually an award for best songwriter went to ed sheeran and amy wadge for "thinking out loud" sheeran said he never thought would be handed an award by stevie wonder. >> best new artist winner meghan trainor could hardly get through her acceptance speech making sure she thanked ellie reed for looking at her as an artist. >> taylor responding to kanye says there are people who will try to undercut your this is to them. so a subtle jab. >> we have an alert system ready when he tweets back. doo, doo, doo. don't be alarmed if you hear
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>> last night's grammys were jam packed with high octane performances. >> kicking it all with a rousing start, taylor swift. >> i thought it was "the lion king" for a second but it's not. she apparently opened last night's show donning that sequinned performance for her performance of "out of the woods." >> adele's performance was less than perfect. look at had. while singing "all i ask" the piano mikes fell onto the strings. she got a little fluxed off. cbs called it a technical issue that was out of their control. adele tweeting among other things, because of it though, i'm treating myself to in and out. so maybe it was worth it. >> i like how she took a bad tuation and made it positive.
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>> a little extra. fame >> looks so much like david bowie. >> lady gaga channeling the late great bowie with a medley of some of his famous hits. >> another tributed a salute to the music of lionel richie and jackson browne fronting the eagles. remembering founding member glenn frey. >> rihanna reportedly is under doctor's orders to cancel her performance over a bout of bronchitis and warned while performing while sick could have permanently damaged her vocal cords. that is a reason to stay home. >> she tweeted an apology to fans, as well. >> accepted. any coverage of the awards wouldn't be complete without discussing the fashion. >> this is the deep part of our coverage. any fashion discussion must start with lady gaga and this david bowie inspired outfit. the 29-year-old channeled the
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makeup to the silver dress right now the to the nearly impossible crimson platform heels. >> i liked she chose her natural hair color thor this. >> she woke up like that. >> yep. if you want a more traditional look, lease super model chrsy teigen showing off her baby bump with a beaded cape. number one accessory was john legend her husband looking amazing. >> stealing the red carpet spotlight was sierra in a barely there black had thor neck wrap dress encrusted with white sequins. leaving very little to the imagination. >> pink nightmare worn by florence welsh, lead of florence and the machine. the moon and star embellishments a gucci frock looks like it came straight out of the prairie. >> that is rough.
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amanda got it. they worked a drive through. then they had this french fry kiss. kind i have like lady and the tramp. >> like aisney movie. >> they were hanging out at mcdonald's. eventually they got to a big street party right there in the downtown warsaw. amanda is one of the final it's all good for her. then there was a one-on-one date, emily the twin and ben, they went to ben's parents' house. something wasn't right about this from the get go. you just got the feeling that it wasn't going to end well. >> what happened? >> let's put it this way. you know it's not going to end well on the bachelor" when you hear stuff like "i don't think i can see you being my wife." that's kind of straightforward. she said that. he went further. "i don't see the that next step for us." >> still a chance. >> no, i don't think the's any chance for emily. emily is gone. so much for her.
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were still alive. lauren b. got the rose. jojo got the rose. kayl got the last rose. you know what that means. no rose for becca. >> come on. >> tears all around. becca's making plans for "bachelor in paradise." >> he blind sided her. >> i don't know if it was a blind side or not. ben said he wanted to do it before the families got involved. so. >> is he crying? >> he was a little worked up. but it is what it is. finally four, for the hometowns, amanda this our girl lauren b., jojo and kayla. >> oh. >> and if the promos are anything -- if we know anything by that, someone's family is going rogue. think desiree's brother versus shawn. >> that would be crazy. kiss count was not important
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>> no, kiss count was not
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>> they just kissed this morning on "world news now" -- >> some of the headlines that we're working on right now, we'll tell you about them president obama is deep into the process of choosing a nominee for the supreme court. after the death after justice antonin scalia, but the republicans vow to block the confirmation. more on that standoff straight ahead. a severe storm system is affecting millions of people in 17 eastern states. there have ever been tornadoes in the gulf states and rain, snow and ice to the north. >> no word on what caused smoke in the cockpit of an alaska airlines plane that took off from reagan national airport outside of dc. it landed safely at a nearby dulles airp six crew members were treated at
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no passengers we're told were hurt. >> it was the music industry's night to shine with high octane performances. heartwarming tributes and more than a few surprises. at lastnight's grammy awards. we'll have a complete wrap-up straight ahead. those are some of our top stories on this tuesday, february 16th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning. we begin thi half hour with the fallout from the death of antonin scalia. congress is unlikely to approve whoever president obama nominates to replace him. >> even in the best of circumstances, justice scalia would be a tough act to follow. abc's terry moran reports on his life and his legacy. >> reporter: to friends, justice antonin scalia was first a family man, a ppy family man, as he noted when he was sworn in back in 1986. >> maureen, who is an extraordinary woman and without whom i wouldn't be here, or, if i were here, it wouldn't have been as much fun along the way.
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children together, five boys, four girls, and dozens of grandkids came along. on the court, scalia's loss is incalculable. in some of the biggest cases on the docket, the justices are now likely deadlocked, 4-4, and that means no ruling. so, lower court decisions remain standing, likely handing huge victories to public unions, representing teachers and other government workers. they now will likely get to keep millions of dollars in mandatory fees from workers that were being challenged. and on voting rights, a republican effort to change how electoral districts are drawn, now expected to fail without scalia. beyond the cases, there is the personal loss for justices. especially ruth bader ginsburg, their friendship so evident whenever they were together. >> we do also have a different style. i say people might regard my opinions as rather dull, boring. yours are really jazzy sometimes. >> jazzy.
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statement, justice ginsberg saying, "he was a jurist of captivating brilliance and wit, with a rare talent to make even the most sober judge laugh." >> there is historical precedent for this situation back in the 1950s, justice jackson died at the beginning of the term the court kept on with its work. they have the option of rehearing cases but the bottom line here is that on most issues even the most important ones, the court doesn't need to decide it tomorrow. terry moran, abc news, the supreme court. we move on now to the name calling in the race for the white house. day. former president george w. bush emerged from political hibernation to campaign foris younger brother jeb in south carolina. all in the face of fresh wave of attacks from donald trump. bush defended his response to the 9/11 attacks and urged voters not to back a candidate
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continued his assault. >> i've heard for years he kept the country safe after -- what does that mean after? what about during 9/11? i was there. i lost a lot of friends killed in that building. >> trump criticized ted cruz calling him the biggest liar and threatened to sue cruz over his eligibility to be president. trump also hinned that he may consider a third party run. the democrats are now locked in a tight races in nevada five days before voters there head to the polls. hillary clinton skipped an event if florida. trying to drum up much needed support even barking like a dog to mock republicans. former president clinton went to florida in her place and he took aab at bernie sanders realistic. bernie sanders was feeling confident to leapfrog ahead to michigan and held two campaign events including one that supporters. he did not go to plint but met privately with families coping
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called it one of the most difficult meetings he's ever had. >> president obama is in southern california where he's hosting a summit of ten asian leaders, the first time they've been invited to the u.s. for a stand alone summit. they'll be talking trade and security issues. the white house announced the president will visit vietnam in may. in syria particularly devastating series of air strikes skrutalling a tentative deal for a pause in the fighting. russia and syrah are being blamed in what's being called a deliberate attack. here's abc's al lerk mart quart. >> reporter: the roar of a jet, smoke billowing from a strike. rescuers desperately diggingn the rubble for survivors. doctors without borders which supports the bombed hospital quickly blamed the deadly strike on syria and russian air strikes. saying its destruction now leaves 40,000 people without access to medical care. several other hospitals and
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the u.s. quickly condemned the air strikes and pointed the finger at syria and russia. the latest offensive has driven some 50,000 people toward the boarder with turkey in the past week. at a field hospital, we met this 15-year-old whose home he said was hit by a russian strike. shrapnel paralyzing him from the days down days before a proposed cease fire, a reminder why so few believe it can happen. alex marquardt, abc news. >> it's expected to be an emotional evening in paris as the american band eagles of death he metal returns to finish the concert cut short by a attack. the bataclan has remained closed. the band's front-runner says he feel a sacred responsibility to finish the show. the pope wrapping up another busy day in mexico. the 79-year-old catholic leader looked exhausted when he
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he greeted the crowds with smiles. earlier during a visit to the south, the poem out against centuries of exploitation and exclusion of the country's native population. some stunning it proof of corruption in mexico. authorities found luxury cells with cable tv, minifridges and aquariums. the facility had food stands and a bar. 49 people died when two rival fractions of a drug cartel battled for control of the prison. the director superintendent and a guard have ever been arrested on murder charges. so braz can give you a lift. australian police say they've made one of the biggest drug busts down under seizing meth amphetamine hidden in silicon
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charged with importing the drug from china. >> if you do target the australian market, we have the powers and resources to prosecute you. >> this is definitely a bust however the seizure is thought to be only a small fraction of the meth flooding the australian market because the price has been dropping. this form is known as ice in australia and crystal meth here we're very familiar with this if you watched "breaking bad." >> okay so we think it is safe to say it's been remarkable couple of days for a giant okay at the pass in the great northwest. his name is kong. >> he was set to be the kg of his tank at the seattle aquarium on sunday, valentine's day. he's going to do something some sort of mating. but the aquarium canceled because its annual blind date event because kong was too big. apparently size matters. >> they thought kong might eat
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and just today, they put in a trash can filled with water and dumped him into the puget sound. so he's owl out there on his own? >> apparently joining weight watchers now because people think he's too big. it's heart breaking. what's the thing you swipe to the left and right? >> to the right. there's fat shaming even in. the aquarium. >> not cool. is there weight watchers for octopus. >> no, but it's good eating if we find it. coming up, what makes sef curry tick on and off the court. the night that belonged to taylor swift. the boment from the grammy awards and the direction that the music business is headed. >> and the 20 golden retrievers rescued from an unthinkable location flown halfway around the globe after our forecast map. did you kw there are some powerful storms on both coasts? justin bieber won a grammy last night. first time.
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an unusual cargo arrived at the los angeles airport after a long flight look at these cuties. 20 golden retrievers started out in istanbul, turkey. a woman who lives there reached out to a golden retriever rescue group here in the u.s. they arranged to bring the dogs back to the u.s. the rescuers footed the bill about $2500 per dog. >> they were once a status symbol symbol. and they don't do the well with the, are. >> i didn't know that. golden retrievers are in such high demand here that there is a waiting list and the 20 dogs from turkey will be placed in foster homes till they can be matched with permanent homes. what a good cause. >> they'll be gone in minutes.
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with much of the nation in the grips of a deep freeze, ice is a major worry but not just on the roads, or course. >> we've seen a dramatic number of rescues can of people who have fallen through the ice noose potentially bone chilling water. what should you do in such an emergency? here's abc's matt gutman. >> take a look at this dramatic rescue caught on camera. firings rushing to save a 16-year-old aftere plunged through an icy pond in missouri earlier tmonth. to demonstrate how to survive crashing through the ice, we traved to the tun undra of indianapolis. >>. >> that whole team is just in charge of making sure i can get rescued. serious operation. >> the indiana state police and fire department giving me a life saving demonstration. my teacher? aka dr. popsicle. the world's most foremost expert on hypothermia and ice rescues. the first thing to know when you hit e water, have you time.
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breathing and don't panic. two words, kick and pull. kick and pull. put your arms on ice and just kick your legs and try and pull yourself along the ice. >> like swimming on top of the ice. >> with no special wet or dry suits, i take the plunge. >> i was just talking along and -- mind numbing cold. but i acclimate, adjust my breathing and then remember my instructions. i kick and pull my way to safety but as this is thermal imaging camera shows my toes and treatments were blue and cold. but that's just from the original exposure to the freezing water. my core is fine. i'm not hypothermnick. he gave me a nifty tool to help make it easier. >> these are called ice sticks.
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have this around their neck. >> easier indeed but same rules apply. kick and pull. >> all right. >> matt gutman, abc news, los angeles. do you think matt gutman tells hisife before he does these? >> our hanks to matt for taking one for the people. >> they aid 33 degrees weather, have you about 15 minutes of survival and that's it. >> the hardest part would be not to panic. >> so true. coming up, music's big night in l.a. this year's grammy awards jam packed with awards and performanc, also a long list of tributes. a complete wrap-up straight ahead. there's one thing you can never have sex without. it's not something you buy. or something you take. in fact there's only one way to get it. it has to be given to you. freely. it's consent. because sex without it... isn't sex.
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come on and sing my song everybody all night long all night long all night long >> dancing by myself. >> this is like a wedding song that everybody should play. everybody up on the floor. >> it was one of the pivotal moments last night the tribute to lionel richie, the icon joined by "a" listers including john legend, luke bryan, meghan trainor and tyrese gibson for a
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"all night long." >> still looks the same. he looks great. >> and that was just one of many special moments at last night's grammy awards. it was a jam packed show also tributes. >> and the star power on the stage, as well. we're up "up all nightline" right now with chris connelly dance the night with you >> from adele's epic "all i am" to demi lovato's, well, "hello." is it me you're looking for >> fromaylor swift "are we out of the woods yet" wonder to the multicultural wonders of this opener from the broadway musical is "hamilton." in new york you can be a newman >> by luck or design. the 50th annual and grammy awards came at a moment when music sits proudly at the head
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thanks to beyonce's "formation" video and subsequent super bowl halftime performance, and kanye west's an by every means possible roll out for his newest release the life of pablo sppt uring a madison square garden fashion show and a yeezy tweet storm. much on the minds of those there. >> and when i wake up, i recognize you're looking at me. >> so many of them fans of the rapper kendrick lamar beloved from the streets to the oval office jumping off from his "all right" video and winning five album. >> thinking out loud. >> ed sheeran won best song for what looms as a generation
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loud," and then the pop unicorn herself picking up album of the year for "19. the entire night a showcase for superstars who thrived in the age of digital and streaming. >> adele is just a fascinating star. you know, you've got these deep and dark and sort of lonely songs and she's funny and she's a very, very likable character. >> and the good thing, too. late reports and tweets commenting on technical issues at the top of her performance. rihanna took to twitter to explain her last minute decision to cancel her grammy performance telling fan so sorry i wouldn'tbe there. a statement saying she had been put on vocal rest for an infection. you know what's not canceled, the daytime and nighttime drama between taylor and kanye. one long running show to which anyone can buy a cket.
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>> but what you might not realize is that the nba's reigning mvp is surprisingly norm. abc's jesse palmer had a chance for a little one-on-one. >> reporter: steph curry, dominating the nba all-star court sunday night. the point guard bringing home a victory for team west. do you think you're the best player in the nba? >> yes, by the way, that's my mentality by focus and motivation when i go out there. >> reporter: now with curry at the helm, the warriors are on track to break the nba record for regular season wins set by michael jordan and the chicago bulls. >> i don't know how many times you'll be in a position to chase a historical record like that and be a team that everybody remembers. go after it, but getting a championship would be more important. >> reporter: while his wife aisha is the one with the
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him chef curry for nothing. >> five ingredients. 15 minutes. i keep it simple. knock it out. and let the family enjoy. and then you'll have that tomorrow and the next day and the next day. >> reporter: off the court, you'll find them rubbing shoulders with the obamas, the first lady posting this wildly viral dub smash with the couple on friday. >> reporter: curry even playing a round of golf with the president but admitting there's one thing that throws him off his game. >> the only thing that was a little intimidating was it was the secret service. we lost the match. i blamed it on the secret service. he's used to that kind of environment and i'm not. we need a rematch and call it square. >> reporter: jesse palmer, abc news, new york. >> he love he blamed the secret service. >> he's such an awesome guy. we do like him. >> that's the news for this half
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facebook wnnfans.com. this morning on "world news now," dangerous storms across 17 states. >> i from tornadoes across the south to heavy snow and ice. from the midwest to the ast, the powerful storm system is taking a new turn today. fighting words. donald trump takes aim at ted cruz and jeb bush. and his powerful political family. how former president george w. bush is fighting back. >> canine competition. the new breeds competing for attention at the westminster dog show. we'll go behind the scenes. >> and the big winners at last night's grammy awards. the surprising moments and the color full tribute to david bowie.
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>> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning, everybody. on a tuesday morning here, i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm reena ninan. big grammy night. >> big night. it was a fun show. it was a long show. almost oscar length but there were a lot of headlines coming out of the big grammys there, big performance by lady gaga and a controversial one by adele. we're going to dig into all of >> great. >> but of course, we're going to start on a serious note with those severe storms in the eastern half of the country. for example, in alexandria louisiana, a tnado ripped the roof off of a car wash and threw it into a nearby pza hut. some of it landed on a with a woman inside. she wasn't injured. just shaken up. >> then another tornado struck along the floda alabama state
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and tearing down trees. for thor north a ice storm from tennessee to maine. here's linsey davis. across north carolina, snow and ice are to blame for more than 1500 car accidents in less than 16 lawyers. 500 accidents in virginia. at least one person killed. police are asking drivers to stay off the road. further south multiple reports of tornado touchdowns, in mississippi this house destroyed. this high school campus damaged. in louisiana, winds ripped apart this car wash and pizza hut and sent debris flying. >> i seen it like coming at me. it was scary. >> reporter: the 1200 mile long winter storm is wreaking havoc at airports. and there were massive pile-ups more than 60 vehicles on both i-56 in indiana. >> when the weather starts changing people need to reduce
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>> and i-78 in pennsylvania where three were killed. here in new york city, the snow is expect the to turn to ice making for a dangerous time on the roads. linsey davis, abc news, new york. well, is the storm has brought icy conditions to millions. >> now it's a flooding rainstorm with powerful winds to disrupt travel. our coverage continues right now with paul williams at accuweather. good morning. >> good morning to you. the storm that brought the misery in the form of freezing rain as well as snow, now it's going to bring just rain. and watching out for widespread flooding and not only that, but it's going to turn from dr. jek to mr. hyde. low pressure system will move to the north, increasing winds along the coast. we'll have winds accelerating 50 to 60 miles per hour. and then further inland at least 450 to 50 miles per hour. kendis, reena. >> jekyll and hyde. >> at least it's not frankenstein.
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>> donald trump steps up his blistering attacks on jeb bush's family. big brother george w. bush hit the campaign trail for his brother for the first time. without mentioning trump by name he told a empty rhetoric and theatrics should not be mistaken for real strength. >> we need someone who can fix the problems that cause our anger and frustration and that's jeb bush. >> i've heard for yearse kept the country safe after -- what does that mean after? what about during 9/11? i lost a lot of friends that were killed in that building. >> trump also took aim at ted cruz questioning his faith and called him unstable and outright nuts into on the democratic side, hillary clinton also turned to a famous family member to rally supporters. former president bill clinton took her place at a campaign event in florida and he used the opportunity to take a swipe at bernie sanders warning about moving the democratic party move
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clinton around in nevada where she's tied in the polls with sanders and then she barked like a dog while reacting to old campaign ad that accuses them of twisting the truth. >> oh, you know, the great recession was caused by too much regulation. [ barking ] you know? i think we could cut right through a lot of their you know, their claims. >> we don't know. >> what was the barking for? >> i don't know. >> next story. >> who let the dogs out. sanders campaigned in michigan, by the way, after meeting with water crisis. he was greeted by a crowd of nearly 10,000 supporters >> but nobody barked at that event. >> that we know of. >> president obama could choose a supreme court nominee as early as next week. the white house says president obama is deeply engaged in finding someone to succeed justice scalia who died over the weekend. that nominee will run into a political buzzsaw.
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>> we also have a big big deal issue this campaign now because of the passing of justice scalia. >> we're one justice away from a radical five justice liberal majority. >> reporter: the death of justice antonin scalia reverb brayed on the campaign trail. >> he dies. in one second after he's dead, they're fighting about politics. >> reporter: ted cruz appears to be the first with a political ad. >> we're just one supreme court justice away from losing them all. >> reporter: he goes on to attack donald trump saying trump would appoint a nonpro-life jurist. trump calls that a lie ho though he hinted at a possible third party run if he didn't win the nomination. >> i signed a pledge but it's a double edged pledge and as far as i'm concerned, they're in default of their pledge. >> reporter: protests are braving the winter storm with signs reading fill this victory say. there is a certain irony in the debate about whether or not to
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you know, he was a constitutional originalist and there is nothing in the constitution that would prohibit the president from making this appointment no matter how close we were to an election. reena, kendis. >> thank you so much. smoke in the cockpit caused a scare in a flight out of rond reagan national airport. 60 minutes after takeoff, it was back on the ground at dulles airport after the pilots reported smoke. all six crew members were treated and released. no passengers were hurt and no word on the cause. a colorado planned parent parent heed clinic has reopened. only part of the building is being used because repairs are still not done. robert lewis deer has been clarnled with murder and other attack. deer says he an targeted the clinic because of an, boz that are performed there. over in ohio, a restaurant reopened following a machete
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four were injured when the suspect stormed inside and began slashing people. the restaurant owner believes he was targeted because he's an arab. but the fbi in columbus has not spoken publicly about a motive in this case. the suspect was killed by police. a series of air strikes in syria destroyed hospitals it including a maternity ward and pediatric hospital. 50 people were killed. doctors without you borders blame syria and russia saying some 40,000 people have no access 0 medical care. last week the u.s., russia and other world powers agreed to a pause in the flight. >> eagles death metal front man jesse hughes has returned to paris saying he feels a sacred responsibility to finish the band's show that was interrupted by a error attack. the performance by the california based band is scheduled for tonight. hughes broke into tears saying he's been unable to control his emotions since that attack.
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us. to be the band, but i'm grateful for it. i really am. and i hope everyone knows that. >> he was asked if the trauma that he and others experienced has changed his views on gun control. he says he believes everyone should be armed. >> the crisis over the zika virus in florida is growing. one new case has been confirmed bringing the state's total number of cases to 21 all of the cases acquired outside of the state and none involve pregnant women among those considered to be at greatest risks. potential vaccines said to be at least 18 months away. >> almost all of comcast's service has been restored. the outages appear to be scattered across account country. there's no word on how many were affected or what caused the
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comcast has some 27 million customers so people actually spoke to each other for a little while yesterday. the lincoln memorial in d.c. is getting a major renovation. the parks service i getting an $18.5 million donation fromfully rubenstein. the memorial draws more than 7 million visitors a year, the most visited attraction on the national mall. >> old dave deserves a good scrubbing. >> he looks pretty good. there was plenty of bling on display at last night's grammy award buzz nothing like this. there's a big number here. it looks like a chunk of ice. >> it involves a diamond. that big number 404 carats. the stone was found in a mine in the african nation of angola. here's whereas another big number comes into play. >> the exper se the diamond is worth as much as $40 million. it's the biggest diamond ever found in angola. >> i was trying to figure out
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to put it in perspective, about 7 centimeters about, that big. >> that's how big it is? >> it looks much bigger on television. >> that's what they all saw say. roughly the size of alighter. so that's huge. >> that is pretty huge. put that lighter on my fingering? >> all that bling. >> coming up "in the mix" barbie's dream house goes hi-tech. but does she really need wi-fi? celebrating the best music actions at the grammy awards including this amazing tribute to david bowie. >> and the unusual breeds competing pore awards and attention at this year's westminster dog show. check out our behind the screens pics. you're watching wnds. "world news now." (ugh.) does your carpet ever feel rough and dirty?
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this is ground control to major tom you really >>hat was unquestionably one of the biggest moments of last night's grammy awards. lady gaga channeling the late great david bowie performing some of bowie's greatest hits, paying tribute to the revolutionary artist who died suddenly last month of cancer at the age of 69.
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>> yes, and the effects that were in play during it were absolutely fascinating. > this year's grammy awards were jam packed with something for just about everyone. >> yes, from awards to performances, of course, to tributes and even i few throw backs. jason nathanson was there. >> reporter: the album of the year went to "1989," taylor swift the firstoman to win that twice. semi said to all young women don't let others try to take credit for your accomplishments. >> you will know it was you. >> reporter: kendrick lamar won five awards but couldn't break out of the rap category. the performance was probably the most impactful. a fairful meghan trainor took best new artist. >> and my mom and dad for always believing in me. >> "uptown funk,".
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>> ed sheeran won his first two grammys monday night. >> thank you very much. >> reporter: but there were head scratching issues during adele's performance and the singer hit some rare sour notes. and did we mention the tributes? so many big names dying recently. lady cuba ga's ode to david bowie perhaps the most memorable. >> the eegs and jackson browne got together to remember glenn frey. take it easy you will find >> ab-stevie wonder and pen ta tonics honored maurice white. other awards on the country side, best album chris stapleton. he said swift gave lim a present before going on is taken. >> i'd like to thank taylor swift for glitter bombing me.
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comedy album. backstage, jason nathan son, abc news, los angeles. what a fun night. >> it was a fun night. thanks to jason pore that report. should mention also, they have the main awards that are given out earlier in the day. and former president jimmy carter. >> that was cool into won his second grammy award pore best spoken word album. >> he wasn't singing though, right? >> yes. >> i think he's very talented. >> he is. i don't know about the spoken word. >> he's very talented after leaving office. >> our next half hour, we're going to take a look at som of the night's biggest moments and some of the fashions that turned our heads and our stomachs. >> first vying for the best in show at westminster. seven new breeds at the nation's most prestigious dog show.
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now." it is certainly awards season and by that, we mean even dog award season. the nation's biggest dog show is taking place right now. the westmiter kennel club, taking place in new york. >> more than 3,000 dogs are greating in a litany of competitions from show hounds to the toy breeds. this year, seven new breeds are vying to be top dog. here's abc's jesse palmer >> reporter: over 3,000 dogs competing at the 140th westmiter dog show. >> this is like the super bowl, it's like the world series. >> reporter: and 197 breeds and varieties, including seven new breeds. more than ever before. like jango. he may look like a mop, but he's
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another new dog on the block? the berger picard. >> it's our first time, so we're about to jump out of our skin just being here. >> reporter: getting the dogs ready for the spotlight is no walk in the park. >> he sits in shampoo for an hour, and then it takes five hours to force dry every cord to get it dry. then he goes in the house and lays in front of a fan for a day and a half. >> reporter: sounds like he has a tough life. >> he has a very tough life. >> reporter: and as for jango? he's already a champion. winning best in his breed, giving him a shot at another first, best in show. jesse palmer, abc news, new york. >> ah. jesse getting some love from the dogs. >> i no he. >> should point out to the this day, the beagle remains the most popular dog in westminster history. >> there you go. you know all about that. that's not a beagle though, is it? >> it's a very frightened dog
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now it's time for "the mix." we're still a few years away from regular folks getting a fully connected house. we're talking about smart house. apparently barbie's beat us to the punch. >> she's already got one. >> this was the international toy fair in new york city just happening over the weekend and right now on going. and barbie's, this is the dream house. there's an elevator that can go down to the first floor. there are lights there that are voice activated. there's wi-fi enabling devices. voice recognition. kind of like siri. so there's a virsal oven. you can get breakfast started and you can even have a mood set for the lighting. if t's a party, you go down the slide.
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>> it's an the size of a new york apartment. it's probably like a good $5,000 a month. >> the rent's a little bit cheaper on this one. $299 for the barbie connected dream house. >> sounds like a steal. in asia, they have developed new smart chairs. i want to show you video. these are called intelligent office chairs that automatically park themselves around conference room tables. it's part of a new nissan thing and with just a subtle clap, the conference room chairs automatically align themselves. they think they're ahead of the game but here at abc we've been doing it for years. show them one of our -- just clap and it will start moving. look at that. >> wow. how did you do that? >> it's amazing. >> wait. what are you doing? >> is that floss dental floss?
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>> you died dental floss to that chair? pooh we could use it now into all right. that's pretty impressive. give them a round of applause, pokes. >> very impressive. >> that was really good. that was pretty good. i would have ever been impressed. i'm just trying to get them to upgrade these laptops. >> the technology we have here. >> that's pretty impressive. so there's a museum in spain that uses the oceanloor to turn it into an art gallery. take a look. >> the ocean floor? >> isn't that cool? it's europe's first underwater contemporary art museum. still in the first faces. you see the sculptures there in the canary islands in spain. so it's accessible to snorkelers, driverivers. >> they paid tribute last night to benny king. there's a saxophonist doing it, as well. he has a really good rendition you have "stand by me."
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just stand this morning on "world news now" is, political battle. former president george w. bush fights for his brother jeb while donald trump lashes out. how the campaign is intensifying for both parties. february fury from tornadoes in the south to a storm packing a powerful punch. today in the north, the travel dangers in the hours ahead. and new this half hour, an early and easy delivery for a surprised mom. >> just two pushes right there at home on the couch and a baby boy was born ten days early. wait till you hear the rest of this story. >> later in "the skinny," the music acted dazzled the grammy awards and the red carpet. and why adele was not too happy about her performance.
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>> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." and everybody, good morning on a busy tuesday. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm reena ninan. you like to belt out adele. >> a little "all i ask." the way i belt it out, it kind of sounded like the way adele sounded last night because -- >> technical difficulty. >> the tune was a little bit off. >> she drowned her sorrows in in and out burger. it was still a beautiful performance. we begin with the all out brawl in south carolina. intensifying on the campaign trail. >> as the democrats battle over and former president bush stumps for his younger brother, donald trump is doubling down on his 9/11 comments. it's your voice, your vote. latest on the candidates starting with the republicans. >> reporter: the man known as
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trail trying to make younger brother jeb bush 45. >> we need someone who can fix the problems that cause our anger and frustration and that's jeb bush. [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: and jeb needs the help. the south carolina republican primary on saturday could be his last stand against front-runner donald trump who owns a double digit lead in polls there. even so, trump has been on the warpath against the bushes. >> the world trade center came down during your brother's reign. remember that. >> i've heard for years he kept the country safe after. what does it mean after? what about during 9/11? i was there. i lost a lot of friends killed in that building. >> reporter: trump unleashing an attack on senator ted cruz. >> i think ted's a very untable guy. i've never seen anybody that lied as much as ted cruz. christian. >> reporter: cruz fired back. >> it's not a response simply to
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liar, liar, liar, whenever anyone points to the candidate's own record. >> reporter: meanwhile, hillary clinton was stumping for votes in nevada. >> i'm hoping to get your support in the caucus on saturday. >> reporter: she too got a helping hand from a presidential relative. >> america needs a lear who cannot just talk change but can make change. >> reporter: in michigan, a surging bernie sanders was met with huge lines and nearly 10,000 supporters. >> together we're going to create an economy that works for class, not just the 1%. [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: lanzak, abc news, washington. president obama could nominate a replacement for supreme court justice antonin scaly yea as soon as next week. the white house says the president's obligation to do so is "ironclad," and that he already deep into the process. but the republicans control little chance of being confirmed. that could leave the position
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>> to the extreme weather that is impacting the eastern half of the country. tornadoes struck the gulf coast. this one tearing through alexandria, louisiana. it for the roof off of a car wash and threw it into a pizza hut that was packed with lunchtime diners at the time. some of the debris lands on a car with ther inside. amazingly, there were only minor injuries in that one. >> thousands of people are without power this morning after another twister touched down near the florida/alabama border. a guitar center employee says it came out of nowhere. the twister uprooted trees and knocked them on to cars and buildings. amazingly, only minor injuries, as well. >> that same storm system brought know and ice farther north last night making for a miserable commute. long distance travel was no better. hundreds of flights were canceled with more here's elizabeth hur. >> snow in d.c. and virginia quickly transforring the area from a winter wonderland to a travel nightmare. temporarily closing ruays at
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a ripple effect at airports across the country. snow and ice wreaking havoc for drivers from iowa to illinois, indiana and pennsylvania. i-78 finally reopened after this massive and fatal pile-up over the weekend. a new storm is now moving across parts of the northern plains and south making its way north bringing heavy rain and warmer temperatures. a welcome relief for the millions of americans in the northeast and new england. speaking of relief, forecasters say temperatures are set to rise some 30 degrees in the next 24 hours from boston to d.c. meaning they'll be enjoying temperatures in the 50s by later today. kendis and reena? >> can't get there soon enough. >> yeah, exactly. that warmup she mentioned is part of the story. >> yeah, now there are some flooding concerns and downpours and powerful
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accuweather's paul williams continues our coverage right now. good morning, paul. >> i appreciate that, kendis, reena. this storm is now going to take on a different personality. for example, tuesday, we're looking for widespread rain throughout the northeast but then this storm begins to move to the north. here's how it's going to change personality. we will have a warmup which will help bring us out of the cellular as far as the temperatures are concerned. we have strong winds coming off the atlantic. strong winds, 50 to 60-mile-per-hour winds along the east coast from maine all the way down to richmond. that's the differe personality. kendis, reena? >> quite a bit of personality in the weather today. in syria, hopes for a cease-fire set for next week dimmed after a series of air strikes on hospitals and a school. at least 50 people died in the attacks that included a pediatric hospital as well as a maternity ward. doctors without borders blamed syria and russia saying 40,000 people are now without medical care.
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other world leaders agreed to pause the fighting. smoke in the cockpit caused a scare on an alaska airlines flight out of reagan national airport. 167 people were on board going to seattle. 16 minutes after takeoff, the plane was safely back on the ground at nearby dulles airport after the pilots reported smoke. all six crew members were treated at a hospital and released. no pasngers were hurt and no word on the cause. president obama is in southern california this morning for a landmark summit he's hosting leaders of ten asian nations, the first time they have been invited to a stand alone meeting in the united states. they'll be talking about economic and security issues. chief among those china's assertion that it has rights to all of the south china sea. pope francis has wrapped up another busy day in mexico. the 79-year-old catholic leader looked exhausted when he returned to mexico city last night where he greeted the
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earlier during a visit to chiapas, the pope spoke out centuries of exploitation and exclusion of the country's population. >> i hope he's okay. >> he haa slight limp here in the united states. it comes with a little bit of exhaustion. but he's tireless at 79. >> he is. i hope had he work in a nap for him. well, a rhode island mom delivered her third son at home but not exactly by choice. baby cameron arrived in the middle of the night ten days early as his mom tried to get comfortable on the recliner in the living room. the dad sleeping upstairs. when he showed up, dad immediately called 911 and an ambulance took mom and baby to the hospital. i had one feeling that felt like a normal contraction. and at the second push, i was holding my son. >> i heard her screaming and yelling that he's here. >> unbelievable.
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going. he cried right away and he was already breastfeeding in the ambulance. he may need that spunk to keep up with his two older brothers there. >> so the kid was born monday morning already breastfeeding and i believe by tomorrow, he'll be walking. > that's right. >> at this pace. >> and by next week we'll be talking about what college he's getting into. >> exactly. so the big annual toy fair here in new york wraps up today. one of the items featured is a real blast from the past. >> it's called the thingmaker 3-d printer from mattel. basically, it's a 3-d printer. it's controlled by an app. it's meant for children to design and print all kinds of stuff from action figures to jewelry and really whatever they can imagine. >> the original thing maker dates back to the early '60s. it was die cast molds you baked in the oven. this new one decidedly more hi-tech and probably a little safer.
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those medications had a 44% increased risk of dementia. but researchers caution it's just a link and there's no proof one causes the other. we turn our focus now to a growing concern in the skies. overseas, the bbc reporting there are growing demands to restrict the sale of lasers. >> it comes amid an investigation into that dangerous scare over the weekend that forced a virgin atlantic flight from london to new york to turn around. re's abc's david kerley. >> reporter: this virgin atlantic jet had just taken off for new york. >> we have a medical issue with one of the pilots after a laser incident after takeoff, and we're going to return to heathrow. >> reporter: the pilot, described as "unwell," was taken to the hospital as a precaution. >> i think it's just really scary, whether it was by accident or on purpose. >> reporter: british pilots call this an attack, which are increasing at an alarming rate. more incidents here, too, of those powerful lasers being shined into cockpits. the faa says in 2014, there were an average of 11 cases a night. that nearly doubled last year to 21 incidents each evening.
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this doesn't happen enough. finding the person with the laser. in new york, police are out every night. this is some of the busiest airspace in the country. three major airports with airliners lining up and landing all night. for pilots, even police, lasers bring the fear of temporary blindness, putting themselves and their aircraft at risk. david kerley, abc news, washington. okay. when we come back, music's big night in hollywood. >> yeah, we're all about the grammys, the awards, the tributes, the moments and, of course, the fashion. that's ahead in "the skinny." as an american, it's hard to hear that we have a serious hunger issue in our country. and as a parent, it's even harder to hear that one in 5 of our kids struggles with hunger, especially when billions of pounds of good food are wasted every year. feeding america is a nationwide network of food banks that helps provide billions of meals to families in need
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female artist to win album of the year twice. she also won best pop music album and music video. ift used her acceptance speech to encourage young women everywhere not to give up. >> during that speech -- should mention song of the year which is actually an award for best songwriter went to ed sheeran and amy wadge for "thinking out loud" sheeran said he never thought he would be handed an award by stevie wonder. >> and perhaps in a poke at songwriters best new artist winner meghan trainor could hardly get through her acceptance speech making sure she thanked record executive l.a. reed for looking her as an artist. >> taylor responding to kanye says there are people who will try to undercut your accomplishments or your fame and this is to them. so a subtle jab. >> we have an alert system ready when kanye twes back. go doo, doo, doo. don't be alarmed if you hear that red light coming on.
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performances. >> kicking it all with a rousing start, taylor swift. >> i thought it was "the lion king" for a second but it's not. she apparently opened last night's show donning that ned jumpsuit for her performance of "out of the woods." >> adele's performance was less than perfect. look at this. while singing "all i ask" the piano mikes fell onto the piano strings. you can see she got a little fluxed about it. cbs called it a technical issue that was out of their control. adele tweeting among other things, because of it though, i'm treating myself to in and out. so maybe it was worth it. >> there you go. i likeow she took a bad situation and made it positive. >> by eating.
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fame >> she looks so much like david bowie there. >> lady gaga channeling the late great bowie with a medley of some of his famous hits. >> another tribute included a star-studded salute to the music of lionel richie and jackson browne frongt the eagle remembering founding member glenn frey. >> noticeably absent last night rihanna reportedly is under doctor's orders to cancel her performance over a bout of bronchitis and warned while performing while sick could have permanently damaged her vocal cord that is a reason to stay home. >> she tweeted an apology to fans, as well. >> alogy accepted. any coverage of the awards wouldn't be complete without discussing the fashion. >> this is the deep part of our coverage. any fashion discussion must start with lady gaga and this david bowie inspired outfit. from head to toe, the 29-year-old channeled the superstar from the hair, the
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silver dress right down to those nearly impossible crimson platform heels. >> i liked she chose her natural hair color for this. this is a more traditional look. >> she woke up like that. >> yep. if you want a more traditional look, here's super model chrissy teigen showing off her baby bump head to toe i'd with a beaded cape. number one accessory was eye candy john legend, herusband looking amazing in a tux with gold fleur-de-lis. >> stealing the red carpet spotlight was sierra in a barely there black halter neck wrap dress encrusted with white sequins l very little to the imagination. >> we don't know whose imagination came up with this. >> pink nightmare worn by florence welsh, lead of florence and the machine. the moon and star embellishments a gucci frock looks like it came straight out of the prairie. or maybe a 7th great home ec class. >> that is rough. >> very bedazzled. >> do you remember the old
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there's only one rose on the whole thing. amanda got it. they worked a drive through. then they had this french fry kiss. kind of like lady and the tramp. >> like a disney movie. >> they were hanging out at mcdonald's. eventually they got to a big street party right there in the downtown wsaw. amanda is one of the final four. it's all good for her. then there was a one-on-one date, emily the twin and ben, they went to ben's parents' house. something wasn't right about this from the get go. you just got the feeling that it wasn't going to end well. >> what happened? >> let's put it this way. you know it's not going to end well on "the bachelor" when you hear stuff like "i don't think i can see you being my wife." that's kind of straightforward. she said that. he went further. "i don't see that next step for us." >> there's still a chance. >> no, i don't think there's any chance for emily. emily is gone. so much for her. the rose ceremony, five women
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lauren b. got the rose. jojo got the rose. kayla got the last rose. you know what that means. no rose for becca. >> come on. >> tears all around. becca's making plans for "bachelor in paradise." >> he blindsided her. >> i don't know if it was a blind side or not. ben said he wanted to do it before the families got involved. so -- >> is he crying? >> it is what it is. he was a little worked up. but it is what it is. finally four, for the hometowns, amanda, our girl lauren b., jojo and caila. >> oh. >> and if the promos are anything -- if we know anything by that, someone's family is going rogue. think desiree's brother versus shawn. >> that will be crazy.
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this week? >> no, kiss count was not important this week. >> they just kissed good-bye.
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we're do this morning on "world news now" -- >> some of the headlines that we're working on right now, we'll tell you about them president obama is deep into the process of choosing a nominee for the supreme court. after the death of justice antonin scalia, but the republicans vow to block the confirmation. ahead. a severe storm system is 17 eastern states. there have ever been tornadoes in the gulf states and rain, snow and ice to the nonoh. >> no word on what caused smoke in the cockpit of an alaska airlines plane that took off from reagan national airport outside of dc. it landed safely at a nearby dulles airport. six crew members were treated at a hospital and released. no passengers we're ld were
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>> it was the music industry's night to shine with high octane performances. heartwarming tributes and more than a few surprises. at last night's grammy awards. we'll have a complete wrap-up straight ahead. those are some of our top stories on this tuesday, february 16th. february 16th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning. we begin this half hour with the fallout from the death of supreme court justice antonin scalia. congress is unlikely to approve whoever president obama nominates to replace him. >> even in the best of circumstances, justice scalia would be a tough act to follow. abc's terry moran reports on his life and his legacy. >> reporter: to friends, justice antonin scalia was first a family man, a happy family man, as he noted whenene was sworn in back in 1986. >> maureen, who is an extraordinary woman and without whom i wouldn't be here, or, if i were here, it wouldn't have been as much fun along the way.
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children together, five boys, four girls, and dozens of grandkids came along. on the court, scalia's loss is incalculable. in some of the biggest cases on the docket, the justices are now likely deadlockeke 4-4, and that means no ruling. so, lower court decisions remain standing, likely handing huge victories to public unions, representing teachers and other government workers. they now will likely get to keep millions of dollars in mandatory fees from workers that were being challenged. and on voting rights, a republican effort to change how electoral districts are drawn, now expected to fail without scalia. beyond theases, there is the personal loss for justices. especially ruth bader ginsburg, their friendship so evident whenever they were together. >> we do also have a different style. i say people might regard my opinions as rather dull, borg. yours are really jazby sometimes. >> jazzy.
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statement, justice ginsberg saying, "he was a jurist of captivating brilliance and wit, with a rare talent to make even the most sober judge laugh." >> there is historical precedent for this situation back in the 1950s, justice jackson died at the beginnini of the term. the court kept on with its work. they do have the option of line here is that on most issues even the most important ones, the court doesn't need to decide it tomorrow. terry moran, abc news, the supreme court. we move on now to the name calling in the race for the white house. and it's getting nastier by the day. former president george w. bush emerged from political hibernation you might call it to campaign for his younger brother jeb in south carolina. all in the face of fresh wave of attacks from donald trump. bush defended his response to the 9/11 attacks and urged voters not to back a candidate who inflames anger but trump continued his assault.
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the country safe after -- what does that mean after? what about during 9/11? i was there. i lost a lot of friends killed in that building. >> trump criticized ted cruz calling him the biggest liar and threatened to sue cruz over his eligibility to be president. trump also hinted that he may consider a third party run. the democrats are now locked in a tight race in nevada five days before voters there head to the polls. hillary clinton skipped an event in florida trying to drum up much needed support even barking like a dog 0 mock republicans. former president clinton went to florida in her place and a jab at bernie sanders suggesting his goals are not realistic. bernie sanders was feeling confident enough to leapfrog head to michigan. he held two campaign events including one that attracted nearly 10,000 supporters. sanders did not go to flint but
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he called it one of the most difficult meetings he's ever had. >> president obama is in southern california where he's hosting a summit of ten asian leaders, the first time they've been invited to the u.s. for a stand alone summit. they'll be talking trade and security issues. during yesterday's meetings, the white house announced the president will visititietnam in may.y. in syria particularly devastating sesees of air ststkes scuttling a tentative deal for a pse in the fighting. russia and syria are being blamed for the missiles that fell on a hospital and a school in what's being called a "deliberate attack." here's abc's alec marquardt. >> reporter: the roar of a jet, smoke billowing from a strike. rescuers desperately digging in the rubble for survivors. doctors without borders which supports the bombed hospital quickly blamed the deadly strike on syria and russian air strikes. sayi its destruction now aves 40,000 people w whout access to medical care. several other hospitals and schools were also hit. the u.s. quickly condemned the
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finger at syria and russia. the latest offensive has driven some 50,000 people toward the border with turkey in the past week. at a field hospital, we met this 18-year-old whose home he said was hit by a russian strike. shrapnel paralyzing him from the waist down, days before a proposed cease fire, a reminder why so few believe ican happen. alex marquardt, abc news. >> it's expected to be an emotional evening in paris as the american band eagles of death metal returns to finish the concert that was cut short by a terror attack. 9 people died in the attack at the bataclan which has remained closed. the band's front-runner says he feel a sacred responsibility to finish the show. the pope wrapping up another busy day imexico. the 79-year-old catholic leader looked exhausted when he returned to mexicocoity last ninit. but there were plenty of crowds out there and he agreed them
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earlier during a visit to the chiapas state in the south, the pope spoke out against centuries of exploigs and exclusion of the country as a native population. >> some stunning it proof of corruption in mexico revealed after a deadly prison riot and fire. authorities found luxury cells with cable tv, minifridges and aquariums. the facility had food stands and a bar. 49 people died when two rival fractions of a drug cartel battled for control of the prison. the director superintendent and a guard have ever been arrested on murder charges. so bras can give you a lift. australian police say they've made one of the biggest drug busts down under seizing nearly 200 gallons of liqiqd amphetaminin four people ve ever been arged with importing the drug
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>>f you do target the australian market, we have the powers and resources to prosecute you. >> this is definitely a bust. however the seizure is thought to be only a small fraction of the meth flooding the australian market because the price has been dropping. this form is known as ice in australia and crysysl meth here, we're very familiar withthhis if you watctcd "breaking bad." >> it's become quite a problem in some parts of this country. okay. so we think it is safe to say it's been a remarkable couple of days for a giant octopus in the great northwest. his name is kong. >> he was set to be the king of his tank at the seattle aquarium on sunday, valentine's day. he's going to do something some sort of mating is really what it is. but the aquarium canceled because its annual blind date event because kong was too big. apparently size matters. >> they thought kong might eat
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trash can filled with wateand dumped him into the puget sound. so he's all out there on his own? >> apparently he's going to be joining weight watchers now because people think he's too big. it's heart breaking. he just wanted a little -- the left and right? >> to the right. there's fat shaming even in the aquarium. >> not cool. is there weight watchers for octopus? >> no, but it's good eatininif we find itit coming up, what makes steph curry tick on and off the court. >> also ahead, an the night that belonged to taylor swift. the big moment from the grammy ds and the direction that the music business is headed. >> and the 20 golden retrievers rescued from an unthinkable location flown halfway around the globe after our forecast map. did you know there are some powerful storms on both coasts? justin bieber won a grammy last night. first time. >> what does that have to do with the weather?
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an unusual cargo an unusual cargo arrived at the los angeles airport after a long flight. look at these cuties. 20 golden retrievers started out in istanbul, turkey. where they had been abandoned. a woman who lives there reached out to a golden retriever rescue group here in the u.s. they arranged to bring the dogs back to the u.s. the rescuers footed the bill about $2500 per dog. >> they were once a status symbol. the wealthy and kind of lost their luster andere releaead onto the streets and the forests and they don't do well with the feral dog packs over there. >> i didn't know tha golden retrievers are in such high demand here that there is a waiting list and the 20 dogs from turkey will be placed in foster homes till they can be matched with permanent homes. what a good cause. >> they'll be gone in minutes. >> they're so cute.
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the grips of a deep freeze, ice is a major worry but not just on the roads, of course. >> we've seen a dramatic number of rescues of people ho have fallen through the ice into potentially bonechilling water. what should you do in such an emergency? here's abc's matt gutman. >> take a look at this dramatic rescue caught on camera. firefighters rushing to save a 16-year-old after he plunged through an icy psouri earlier this month. to demonstrate how to survive crashing through the ice, we traveled to the tundra of indianapolis. >> that whole team is just in charge of making sure i can get rescued. pretty serious operation. >> the indiana state police and fire department giving me a life saving demonstration. my teachch? dr. popsicle. the world's most foremost expert on hypotherm and ice rescues. gordon says the first thing to know when you hit the water is th you have time.
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>> easier indeed but same rules apply. kick and pull. >> all right. >> matt gutman, abc news, los angeles. do you think matt guan tells his wife before he does these? >> i think she finds o o afterwards. our thanks to matt for taking one for the team. >> they said 33 degrees weather, you have about 15 minutes of survival and that's it. >> the hardest part would be not to panic. >> so true. coming up, music's big night in l.a. this year's grammy awards jam packed with awards and performances, also a long list of tributes. we'll have a complete wrap-up straight ahead. wrap-up straight ahead. there's one thing you can never have sex without. it's not something you buy. or something you take. in fact there's only one way to get it. it has to be given to you. freely. it's consent. because sex withouit... isn't sex.
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come on and sing m come e and sing my song everybody all nighghlong all night long, all night long >> dancing at home by myself lis flinging to this moment. >> this is like a wedding song that everybody should play. everybody up on the floor. >> it was one of the pivotal moments at last night's grammy awards, the tribute to lionel richie, the icon joined by "a" liliers including john legend, luke bryan, meghan trainor and tyrese gibson for a rendition of his 1983 classic
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>> he still looks the same. doesn't he? he looks great. >> might have had some help. >> and that was just one of many special moments at last night's grammy awards. it was a jam packed show also with tributes. stage, as well. we're up "up all nightline" right now with chris connelly dance the night with you >> from adele's epic "all i am" to demi lovato's, well, "hello."sm" askm" to demi lovato's, well, "hello."ask" to demi lovato's, well, "hello." is it me you're looking for >> from taylor swift "are we out of the woods yet" nder to the multicultural wonders of this opener from the broadway musical "hamilton." in new york you can be a newman >> by luck or design. the 50th annual grammy awards came at a moment when music c ts proudly at the head of the pop culture table.
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video and subsequent super bowl halftime performance steeped in black lives matter imagery and kanye west's by every means possible rollout for his newest "the life of pablo" featuring a madison square garden fashion show, saturday night live performance and a yeezy tweet storm. there. >> and when i wake up, i recognize you're looking at me. >> so many of them fans of the rapper kendrick lamar beloved from the streets to the oval office jumping off from his "all right" video with a galvanizing performance and winning five grammys including best rap album. >> "thinking out loud." >> ed sheeran won best song for what looms as a gegeration defining track "thinking o o
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rself sporting a banged out bob picking up album of the year for "189." the entire night a showcase for superstars who thrived in the age of digital and streaming. >> adede is just a fascinating star. you know, you've got these deep and dark and sort of lonely songs and she's funny and she's a very, very likable character. >> and a good thing, too. late reports and tweets commenting on technical issues at the top of her performance. rihanna took to twitter to explain her last minute decision to cancel her grammy performance telling her fans, so so couldn't be there. a statement saying she had been put on vocal rest for an infection. you know what's nocanceled, the daytime and nighttime drama between taylor and kanye. one long running show to which anyone can buy a ticket. one that figures to play itself out more in the days to come. >> keeping up p th kanye west
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golden state warriors steph curry is an amazing player. >> but what you might not realize is that the nba's reigning mvp is surprisingly norm. abc's jesse palmer had a chance for a little one-on-one. >> reporter: steph curry, dominating the nba all-star court sunday night. the sharp shooting point guard bringing home a victory for team west. do you think you're the best player in the nba? >> yes, by the way, that's my mentality, my focus and motivation whei go out there. >> reporter: now with h rry at the helm, the warriors are on track to break the nba record for regular season, a 95-96 record sety michael jordan and the chicago bulls. >> i don't know how many times you'll be in a position to chase a historical record like that and an nba team that everybody remembers. we'll go after it, but getting a championship should be much more important. >> reporter: while his wife aisha is the one with the culinary chops and a popular
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chef curry for nothing. >> five ingredients. 15 minutes. i keep it simple. knock it out. and let the family enjoy. and th you'll have that tomorrow and the next day and the next day. that's all i got. >> reporter: off the court, you'll find them rubbing shoulders with the obamas, the first lady posting this wildly viral dub smash with the couple on friday. >> reporter: curry even playing a round of golf with the president but admitting there's one thing that throwowhim off his game. >he only thing that was a little i iimidating was it was the secret serce. we lt the match. i did blame it on the secret service. he's used to that kind of environment and i'm not. we need a rematch and call it square. >> reporter: jesse palmer, abc news, new york. >> i love it he blamed the secret service. >> he's such an awesome guy. we do like him. >> that's the news for this half hour everyone. remember to follow us on
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facebobo wnnfans.com. this morning on "world news now" -- >> from tornadoes across the south to heavy snow and ice, and the powerfull storm seuts upl is taking a new turn today. donald trump takes aim at cruz and jeb push and how powerful george w. bush is fighting ba and then we'll go behind the scenes at the westminster dog show. and then the surprising moments and the colorful tribute to david bowie.
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>> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning, everybody. >> it was a fun show, almost oscar length. a lot of headlines coming out of the grammys there, a big performance by ladadgaga and a controveveial one byadele. we'll dig into all of it. >> great. >> but we will look at the storms in the eastern half of the country. louisiana, a tornado ripped the roof of a car wash and through it into a nearby pizza hut and it landed on a car nearby, and the woman inside it was not hurt
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a snow and ice storm maine. >> reporter: the wintry mix, not just messy but down right dangerous as drivers struggled to get traction on icy roads and across carolina, snow and ice to blame for more than 15 car accidents in less than 16 hours, and 500 accidents in virginia, at least one person killed. police are asking drivers to stay off the road. further south, multiple reports of tornado touchdowns, in mississippi, this house destroyed and high school campus maged, and winds ripped across the pizza hut and sent debris flying. >> i seen it coming at me. it was scary. >> the winter storm is reeking
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pileups, 60 accidents and i-78 in pennsylvania where three were killed. the snow is expected to turn to ice making for a dangerous time on the roads. >> our coverage continues with paul williams at accuweather. >> appreciate that. good morning to you, too. it's going to bring just rain and watchin out for wide-spread flooding and nct only that, but it's going to turn from dr. skwrebgle to mr. hyde, and look at what is going to happen, we will have winds accelerating 50 to 60 miles per hour, and then further inland at least 40 too 50 miles per hour.
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at least is not frankenstein. >> yeah. big brother george w. bush hit the campaign trail for his brother for theurther time, and told a crowd in south carolina that theatrics should strength. >> we should have somebody that could fix problems, and that is jeb push. >> he kept the country safe after, and what is that after, and i lost a lot of friends killed in that building. >> and he took aim at ted cruz and called him out right nuts. >> and hillary clinton turned to a famous family member to rally supporters. bill clinton used the opportunity to take a swipe at bernie sanders warning about moving the democratic party more
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in nevada where she is tied in the polls with sanders and then she barked like a dog while reacting to an old campaign ad that accuses them of twisting the truth. >> oh, the great recession was caused by too much regulation, arf, arf, yououknow, and i think aims. >> weon't know. >> wha was the barking? >> i don't know, trying to figure that out. next story. >> and then sanders was greeted by a crowd of nearly 10,000 supporters. and the white house says presesent obama is deeply engaged in finding somebody to succeed justice scalia who died
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lawna reports. >> we have a big deal in the campaign now because of the passing of justice scalia. >> reporter: the death of antonin scalia reverb rated on the campaign trail. >> one second after he is dead they are starting to fight abozt politics. >> reporter: ted cruz appears to be the first with a political ad. >> we are just one supreme court justice away from losing them all. >> reporter: he goes on to attacking donald trump. >> he is a liar. >> though trump did hint at a possible third-party run if he did not win the nomination. >> i signed a pledge and it's a double-edged p pdge and as far as i am concerned, they are in default of their pledge. >> and there are signs reading fill this vacancy.
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debate about whether or not to fill scalia's seat and there's nothing in the constitution that would proteubt the president from making this appointment no mat kwrur tter how far away we are. minutes after takeoff a plane was back on the ground after the pilots reported smoke. all six crew members were treated at a hospital and released and no passengers were hurt and no word on the cause. a colorado planned parenthood clinic where three people were killed last year has re-opened and only part of the build something being used becausus repairs are still not done. robert lewis dear targeted the clinic because of abortions performed there.
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re-opened following a machete attack. he stormed inside and began slashing people and the restaurant owner believes he was targeted because he's arab, and the fbi in columbus h h not spoken publicly about the case d the suspect was killed by police. and then at least 50 people were killed, and doctors without borders blame syria and russia and saying some 40,000 people have no access to medical care. world powers agreed to a pause in the fight but now there's no chance of thatt now. and then finishing the band's show that was interrupted by a terror act. hughes broke into tears during an interview saying he has been unable to control his emotions since that attack.
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us to be the ban dd, but i am grateful for , ieally am, and i hope everybody knows that. >> hughes was asked if the trauma he and others experienced changed his view on gun control and he said he believes everybody should be armed. one new case has been confirmed bringing the state's total cases to 21. potential vaccinesre said to at least 18 months away. comcast says almost all of its service has been restored but for several hours yesterday customers throughout the country could not access the internet or
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how many were affected. people actually smoke to each other yesterday.y. traumatizing.. and then a major renovation. the park service is getting ange $18.5 million donation. the lincoln memorial draws more than 7 million visitors year making it the most visited attraction on the mall. >> he deserves a good scrubbing. >> he does. looks good, though. and last night at the gramm awards, nothingike this. oks like a chunk of ice, doesn't it? >> it involves a diamond. that big number, 404 carats. here's where another big number comes into play. >> the diamond is worth as much as $14 million, and it's the biggest diamond ever found in angola.
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the size, exactly, and to put it into perspective it's about 7 centimeters. >> it looks much bigger on television. >> that's what they all say. >> oh. >> it's the size of a lighter. that's huge. >> that's pretty huge. you want to put that lighter on my finger? >> all that bling. coming up, barbie's dream house goes high-tech, and does she really need wi-fi. and then last night's grammy awards,luding this amazing tribute to david bowie. > and the unusual breeds competing for awards and attention at this year's westminster dog show. >> look at our behind the scene picks on instagram, and you are watching "world news now." (ugh.) does your carpet ever feel rough and dirty?
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this is ground control to major tom you >> that was unquestionably one of the biggest moments of last night's grammy awards, and lady gaga performing some of bowie's best hits, and the artist died suddenly last month of cancer at
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>> looks great, doesn't she? >> yes, and the affects were absolutely fascinating. >> this year's grammy's awards were jammed packed with something for everybody. >> and the top prize album of the year went to taylor swift's "1989", and she said to all young women out there don't try others take credit for your accomplishments. rapper lamar won the most awards, five, and those performances were the most impactful. a tearful megan trainer took best new artist.
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to "uptown funk." >> wow.w. wow. thank you very much. >> but there were head-scratching moments during adele's audio issues. >> did we mention the tributes? there were more than ever. lady gaga's ode to david bowie perhaps the most memorable. the eagles and jackson browne got together to remember glenn frey. other awards on the countryside, best album travelled over to chris stapleton. >> i would like to thank taylor
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>> and backstage at the grammys, jay thupbs, abc news. >> fun night. >> yeah, and we should mention they have the main awards that are given out earlier in the day and former president jimmy carter won his second grammy award for best spoken word album. >> he was not singing though, right? >> yes. >> i would love to see that. >> you would?d? >> i think he is veryy talented, yeye he is vy talented after leaving office, especially. comingp in our next half hour, even more grammy action. we will look at some of the night's biggest moments and some of t fashions that turned our heads and stomachs. >> first, vying for the best in show at westminster. the seven new breeds hoping for a shot at the crown at the nation's most prestigious dog show.
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now." >> it is certainly award season and by that we mean even dog award season, and the nation's biggest dog show is taking place right now, the westminster kennel club taking place in new york. >> and this year seven new breeds are vying to be top dog. here is axe's jesse palmer. >> over 3,000 dogsompeting at the 140th westminster dog show, and 197 breeds in varieties,
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like jango, he is a spash water dog. another new dog on the block, the pwrau card. >> we're about to jump out of our skin in just being here. >> getting the dog's ready for the spotlight is no walk in the dark. >> he sits in shampoo for an hour, and then he goes in the house and lays in front of a fan for a day and a half. >> a tough life when it comes to shows. >> a very tough life. >> as for jango, giving him a shot at another first, best in show. jesse palmer, abc news, new york. >> look at that. >> aw. we should point out, to this day the beagle remains the most
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it's time for the mix. we are still a few years away from regular folks getting a fully connected house, and we're talking about a smart house. apparently barbie has already beat us to the punch. >> barbie already h got one. >> this was the national toy fair in new york city, and it happened over the weekend and ongoing, and there's a dream house, an elevator that can go down to the first floor and there are lights there voice activated, and wi-fi enabling devices, like siri, so there's a srur khul of it so you can get breakfast start and have a mood set for the lighting and if
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>> it's the sizef a new york apartment, so it's probably a good $5,000 a month. >> the rent is cheaper on this one, $299 for the barbie connected dream house. >> sounds like a steal. >> overseas in asia, they developed new smart chairs, and i want to show you a video. these are called intelligent office chairs that automatically park themselves around conference room tables and it's part of a new n nsan thingng anan with a subtle clap the conference room chairs automatically align themselveses and they think they are ahead of the game with this, and here at abc, we have been doing it for years. you want to show them -- >> yeah. >> just clap and they will start moving. >> how did you do that? >> it's amazing. >> wait. what are you doing? is that floss? is that dental floss?
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>> did youie dentata flolo to at chair?r? >> we can use itt w. >> that's pretty impressive. give him a round of applause, folks. that was really good. that was pretty good. i would have been impressed, and i am just trying to get them to upgrade the laptops. ? >> and the technology that we have here. >> so there is a museum down in spain that uses the ocean floor to turn it into an art gallery. >> the ocean floor. >> yeah. it europe's first contememrary t museum and it's in spain and it's accessible to divers and you can look through a glass bottom boat as well and it will be complete in december of 2016. put it on your list. >> they paid tribute to benny
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whoa, stand by me making news in america this morning -- messy storms all across the east. tornadoes damaging homes and businesses. ripping roofs clear off buildings. and further north, snow and ice threatening this morning's commute. fighting words. donald trump going after his republican rivals. with wuf talk for ted cruz and jeb bush. former president george w. bush fires baba at trump. air scare. smoke in the cockpit of a flight. forced to land moments after takeoff. passengers hospitalized. what exactly happened? and last laugh. taylor swift taking home the top prize at last night's grammy awards. her sharp message to her haters, including kanye.
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exactly went wrong? and lady gaga's stunning tribute to a rock legend. and good tuesday morning. it's the top concern for millions this morning. the severe weather in the east causing thousands of accidents already. >> at least four tornadoes touched down last night in the gulf coast states. destroying homes and businesses. the full extent of the damage still unknown. thousands of people are spending the night without power. >> hundreds of flights have been canceled today because of the storm system. as you can see here, it spreads from tennessee to maine. bringing rain, snow, and ice to 17 states. >> and the snow coming in within the last few hours. there's a three-hour delay opening federal government offices in washington, d.c., this morning. the weather is about to make a dramatic turnaround. we get more from abc's megan hughes. >> i was cleaning up the area in
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falls. >> reporter: up and down the east coast, slippery side walks for wobbly walking. on the roads, the coating of ice left drivers scrcrbling. to getetraction. in p pnsylvania, derek fair was driving down route 29 in valley forge when he went off the road, just missing this tree. >> i'm trying not to hit the guy in front of me. i just kind of tried to turn. i just came off the road. >> reporter: north carolina's wintry mix caused more than 1500 car accidents in less than 24 hours. the 1200-mile-long winter storm is also creating trouble at airports. red dominated the departures board at charlotte-douglas international. close to 1600 flights canceled monday. >> i'm done. i'm done. i'm done. i'm ready for summer. >> reporter: the snow, ice, and rain are madging north up the east coast. 17 states seeing winter weather alerts, with a big warmup in
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the wi weathertretching into the south with reports of several tornado touchdowns. in mississippi, this house destroyed. this high school campus damaged. in lolosiana, winds ripping apart thisar wash and pizza t, sending debris flying. >> i seen it, like, coming at me. whoo. it was scary. >> reporter: megan hughes, abc news, washington. this morning's other big story. a new wave of bitter attacks from donald trump heating up the campaign trail in south carolina. >> he's firing off at former president bush as he stumps for his brother. he's calling ted cruz unstable and dishonest and hinting at a possible third party run. it's "your voice, your vote." we get t t latest from lana zaza >> repter: the man known as bush 43 was on the campaign trail trying to make younger brother jeb bush 45. >> we need someone to fix the
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and that's jeb bush. >> reporter: and jeb needs the help. the south carolina republican primary on saturday could be his last stand against front-runner donald trump, who owns a double-digit lead. in polls there. trump has been on the warpath agagnst the bushes. >> the world trade center came down during your brother's reign. remember that. i've heard for years, he kept the country safe after 9/11. what does that mean after? what about during? i lost friends in that building. >> reporter: trump attacking ted cruz. >> i think ted is a very unstable guy. i have never seen anybody that lied as much a ated cruz. and he goes around saying he's a christian. >> reporter: cruz fired back. >> it's not a response simply to start yelling louder and louder liar, liar, liar, when somebody points to the candidate's own -- >> reporter: in michigan, a surging bernie sanders was met with huge lines and nearly
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>> together, we're going to create an economy that works for the working class and the middle class, not just the 1%. [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: lana zak, abc news, washington. as for the democrats, they're locked in a tight race in nevada days before voters thererhead to the pollll hillary clinton had her husband take her place at a campaign rally in florida. clinton, in the meantime, remained in nevada, hoping to drum up last-minute support. she barked like a dog while mimicking an old campaign ad accusing the republicans of twisting the truth. >> the great recession was caused btoo much regulation. [ making barking noise ] you know? hi! >> the candidates areaking anothehepush for the african-american vote today. clinton is speaking in harlem today and meeting with leaders from several black groups. sanders visits morehouse college in atlanta. and there is this.
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marco rubio's campaign. this new ad stating it's morning again in america. the stock footage is of vancouver in british columbia, canada, as in not at all part of the united states of america. rubio's campaign learned of the mistakepparently when buzzfeed pointed it out. president obama could name a replacement for justice antonin scalia's seat by next week. the white house says the president's obligation to do so is quote ironclad. and that he's already deep into making a choice. the republicans control congress. so the nominee has little chance of being confirmed. the position could remain vacant for more than a year. the eight remaining justices could tie on key decisions, making gridlock a real possibility. making news overseas in syria, hopes for a cease-fire set fofonext week have dimmeme after a series of air strikes s hospitals and a school. at least 50 people died in the attacks. that included a pediatric hospital and a maternity ward. doctors without boers blamed syria and russia, saying 40,000
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care. last week, the u.s., russia, and other world powers had agreed to a pause in the fighting. pope francis with another busy day ahead in mexico thth79-year-old looking tired last night, even limping a bit when he returnrn to mexico city. he still took time to bless the crowd. earlier, on a visit to chiapas state, he spoke out against exclusion. of the country's native population. he'll visit the u.s. border region tomorrow. let's move on to a completely different topic. it was a powerful night of music in los angeles. the grammys were handed out. the big winners, kendrick lamar, taylor swift, ed sheeran. swift won album of the year for the second time. kendrick picked up five awards. for his breakthrough album, "to pimp a butterfly." >> meghan trainor was named best new artist while mark ronson and bruno mars had the top record
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there were tributes to artists who passed away in the last year. lady gaga perhaps the best for david bowie. her outfit seemed to channel the ziggy stardust era and she ran through nine ofbowie'e'most famous songs in six minutes. we'll have more on the grammys coming up in "the pulse." also, coming up, an alarming new study wi potential link between heartburn medications and an increased risk of dementia. what happened as this waste truck flipped completely upside down? i know how it is. you're all set to book a flight using your airline credit card miles. and surprise! those seatatsometimes cost a ridiculous number of miles, making i ireally hard to book the flight you want. luckily, there's a better way... with the capital one venture card. with venture, you'll earn unlimited double miles
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new york, and boston. well, smoke in the cockpit caused a scare on an alaska airlines flight out of reagan international airport. 167 people were on board going to seattle. 16 minutes after takeoff, it was back on the ground at nearby dulles airport. after the pilots reporord smoke. >> they were actually forced to put on oxygen masks. by the time the jet was landing, it seemed as if they had an idea what happened. >> we don't have any fluid or anything dripping. it seemed to be kind of an oily smoke. so, it was, i think, one of the motors. >> no word yet about the exact cause of the smoke. all six crew members on board the plane were treated at a hospital and have been released. no passengers were injured in that. a truck driver is in serious condition at a miami hospital after his garbage truck fell down an elevated highway exit ramp.
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from the roadway into the ground. it fell into the parking lot of a park. no one on the ground was hurt. more trouble for university of missouri professor who was suspended last fall after a confrontation with a student journalist. melissa click was suspended with pay and performed community service after that incident that took place during a protest followowg racially charged incidents on campus.s. now, police have released video from a month early. in which click is seen cursing at an officer during a protest that interrupted a parade. click say plying for tenure at the school. the administration says the incidents are under investigation. a new study links popular heartburn medications, b bnds like prevacid, finding people 75 and older who regularly took those medications had a 44% increased risk of dementia. researchers caution there is ju a link. there's no proof one causes the
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a rhode island mom delived her third son at home. not by choice. baby cameron arrived in the middle of the night ten days early. as his monument tried to t comfortable on the recliner in her living room. mom says she had one feeling that kind of felt like e normal contraraion contraction. on the second push, cameron n arrived. he cried right away. he was already breast-feeding in the ambulance. >> a little overachiever. time for sports. this morning, college basketball. we're about a month away from the start of this year's march madness. >> as for last night's action, we get highlights from espn. good morning, it's "sportscenter" from los angele i'm stan verrett. college basketball had the spot light on a big monday. a couple of big conference games. oklahoma state and kansas. cowboys. bebe the jayhawks earlier this season. nsas wouldn't forget. diallo with a block of chris olivier. they wag the finger dikembe mutombo style.
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pullup. wayne selden jr. put them on the line as well. jayhawks roll. 94-67 to get the win over oklahoma. then beat oklahoma state on monday. n.c. state and virginia. virginia not over the loss to duke. one fan says n.c. state travelled less miles than grayson did on the game-nner. malcolm and london opened the game in the second half. brogdon with the jumper. he had 22 points in this game. ferrantes with great job. barber averages 24. he had just 14 in this game as virginia wins it, 73-53. that's it from here. back to you. coming up, adele's lackluster perfofoance due to technical difficulties. and taylor swift strikes back to kanye west. "the pulse" next. swift strikes back to kanye west. you next in "the pulse." doctor and found a missing piece in my asthma treatment.
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time now for "the pulse." and much more from last night's grammy awards. >> taylor swift won her second album of the year award. this time for "1989." we're going to have more on her acceptance speech in a moment. first, morfrom jason nathanson. >> kendrick lamar. >> reporter: rapper kendrick lamar won the most awards on the night, but couldn't break out of the rap category. his performance was probably most impactful. >> reporter: a tearful meghan trainor took best new artist. >> and my y m and dad, for always believing in me. >> "uptownwnunk." >> reporter:ecord of the year went to bruno mars "uptown funk." ed sheeran won his first two grammys monday night. >> wow, wow. thank you very much. >> reporter: but there were head-scratching moments.
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adele's performance. the singer hit rare sour notes. before you know >> reporter: and did we mention the tributes? there were more than every ever this year. so many big names dying recently. lady gaga's musical ode to david bowie perhaps the most memorable. this is ground control to major tom >> reporter: the eagles and jackson browne got together to remember glenn frey. take it easy you will find peace of mind >> reporter: and stevie wonder and pentatonix honored earth, nd, & fire's maurice white. other awards on the country side, best album to chris stapleton and traveller who said taylor swift gave him a present fore going on stage. >> i would like to thank taylor swift for glitter-bombing me before. >> reporter: backstage at the grammys, jason nathanson, abc news, los angeles. w to the new shot fired in the testy relationship between kanye and taylor. last week, kanye dropped a new
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famous, where he takes credit for making taylor swift famous. in the lyrics, he called her the "b" word. >> she gave a subtle shot back during an empowering pep talk to other women. >> there are going to o people along the way who will try to undercut your success. or take credit for your accomplishments or your fame. but if you just focus on the work, and you don't let those people side-track you, some day when you get where you're going, you'll look around and you will know that it was you. >> notice she didn't mention kanye's name? >> sometimes you don't have to name-drop. >> i guess so. kanye has tweeted since. but he didn't address it. let's talk about fashion. the tributes to david bowie started on the red carpet. lady gaga channeled ziggy stardust. in this bright blue coat dress. '70s' do and blue eye shadow. >> zendaya went gender-bender, too.
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checking our top stories, a severe storm system brought tornadoes to the gulf coast. rain, snow, and ice from tennessee to maine expected. federal agencies in washington e opening three hours late today because of icy roads. the war of words is intensifying among the republicans. as former president george w. bush joins brother jeb on the campaign trail for the first time. and donald trump doubled down on his criticism of bush over 9/11 and iraq. president obama is hosting a summit of ten asian leaders in southern california. during the visit, he announced that he'll visit veetietnam in the spring. looking at today's weather, heavy rain tapering off around seattle. dry and mild in the center of the country. heavy rain and some snow in the northeast. high temperatures later today.
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dog show here in new york, sevevel pampered pooches haha been named best eed. >> tonight, the ultimate prize. best in show. and this year, seven new breeds are in the running. jesse palmer is there with a behind-the-scenes look. >> reporter: over 3,000 dogs competing at the 140th westminster dog show. >> this is like the super bowl. like the world series. >> reporter: and 197 breeds and varieties. including seven new breeds, more than ever before. like jango. he may look like a mop, but he's a spanish water dog. another new dog on t t block, the berger picard. >> it's our first time. so we're about to jump out of our skins just being here. >> reporter: getting the dogs ready for the spotlight is no walk in the park. >> he sits in shampoo for an hour. and then it takes five hours to force-dry every cord to get it dry. he goes in the house, lays in front of fan for a day and half. >> reporter: that's a tough life. >> he has a very tough life. >> reporter: as for jango, he's
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winning best in his breed. ging him a shot at anoer first, best in show. jesse palmer, abc news, new york. >> all right, thank you to jesse there. he's going to be at the show again today for "good morning america." but, that's always a wonderful thing to see. >> it's a big thing in new york. german shepherds and shihtzus are sort of breast of breed. >> yeah. so this german epherd, i believe, that we're looking at, called rur, was arguably the biggest fan favorite of the night, apparently. drawinloud ovations during his turn in the ring. >> the last german shepherd who n best in show was 1987. i'm still a big fan of the golden retriever. which apparently is not -- >> there you have the shihtzu. >> off the shampoo. that's what's making news in america this morning. >> as i mentioned, stick around
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have a gat day. making news in america this morning -- messy storms all across the east. tornadoes damaging homes and businesses. ripping roofs clear off buildings. and further north, snow and ice threatening this morning's commute. fighting words. donald trump going after his republican rivals. with wuf talk for ted cruz and jeb bush. former president george w. bush fires back at trump. air scare. smoke in the cockpit of a flight. forced to land moments after takeoff. passengers hospitalized. what exactly happened? and last laugh. taylor swift taking home the top priziz at last night's grgrammy awards. her sharp message to her haters, including kanye.

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