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r ] the all-new cla. starting at $29,900. good morning, america. new details, now, on the hero teacher gunned down in america's latest school shooting. >> shots fired at sparks middle school. >> the teacher and former marine trying to stop the middle school student firing in a school uniform. this morning, new stories of heroism about the students who rushed in and tried to save him. brand-new developments in the international mystery of little maria. found living with those gypsies. now, the american family and the high-profile case of their missing baby comes forward to say maria could be their baby lisa. cee lo under fire. the hit singer song-writer in court facing a felony drug charge and possible prison time. accused of slipping a woman drugs on a date. why his lawyer says all the claims are false. ♪ suddenly i see finders keepers. the 14-year-old girl on a hunt
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for diamonds at a state park, emerging with one priceless souvenir. almost four carrkarats and cana yellow. is she the luckiest teenager in america this morning? and good morning, america. a lot to get to this tuesday morning, including new details coming out overnight about a very close call between two huge passenger jets. you see the graphic right there. they accidentally turned towards each other. came within 100 feet. report says it was one of the closest ever. we'll get to that in just a little bit. >> 100 feet, like that. also, a big headline, on baldness this morning. what could be the biggest breakthrough ever on anyone struggling with their hairline. our dr. richard besser will be here with the latest on that. >> real science. >> yeah. it is going to possibly make a big difference. we're going to get to the
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latest on the shooting at a middle school in nevada. new details coming out overnight about the courageous students who rushed into the chaos. abc's cecilia vega, is in sparks, nevada, with the latest this morning. good morning, cecilia. >> reporter: robin, good morning to you. students and their teachers alike being hailed a hero as you said out here. as for the gunman, just a boy wearing a school uniform when he opened fire here. as for why he did it, police say the motive is still unknown. as students at sparks middle school returned from fall break, shots rang out. >> i thought it was fake. i thought he was going to be suspended for a fake gun. >> he is in a school uniform. this is seen by a teacher. >> reporter: one of the classmates of this reno suburb opened fire just minutes before the morning bell. >> active shooters sparks middle school. they have at least two down. >> reporter: happening so fast, it was over before police arrived. >> the initial 911 call came, the response was less than three minutes. >> reporter: the gunman shooting
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another student in the shoulder. witnesses say michael landsberry, a 45-year-old math teacher and veteran, tried to stop the shooter, only to be shot dead himself. the boy went inside and fired. then, the shooter turned the gun on himself, fatally. did he have friends? >> sort of. he got bullied a couple times. >> reporter: but amid the tragedy this morning, stories of heroism. this student, part of a group that tried to help landsberry, running towards the gunfire instead of away from it. >> everybody ran towards mr. landsberry. >> reporter: that's pretty brave. >> it's a teacher. he kind of needs help. >> reporter: they didn't know how to help. they just knew they wanted to. >> we didn't know if he was breathing or not. >> reporter: were there teachers there helping you? >> no, the teachers all ran inside because they were trying to get all the students inside. >> reporter: they could still hear gunshots. so, they ran inside and hid in a dark classroom. were you scared to be there to help him? >> kind of. >> reporter: overnight, an
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outpouring of grief from a community in mourning. >> to me, that tells me that he touched somebody's heart. and that means a lot. it means a lot. >> reporter: he touched a lot of people out here. those students who ran back to help their teacher, many of them didn't know each other. some of them never set foot in one of plrks landsberry's class. school here remains closed for the rest of the week. >> cecilia, thank you so much. so many times, you hear about the stories, people in these situations. those students like that. we're going to turn to the latest fallout from the government shutdown. a new abc news/"washington post" poll shows what we think about congress has hit a record low. only 12% approve. 85% are unhappy about it. jonathan karl is in washington with more on the poll. and president obama vows to fix the problems with his health care plan. let's begin with the poll. no good news for anyone in washington.
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but republicans taking the biggest hit. >> reporter: that's right, george. this new poll shows that there's disapproval with everyone in congress. republicans taking the biggest hit. 77% disapproving how they handled the budget talks that led to this crisis. and this next number should strike fear into the hearts of incumbents everywhere. only 21% saying they're incli inclined -- 25%, inclined to re-elect their member of congress. 66% saying they want to look around. >> looking for big changes right now. president obama, out there in the rose garden yesterday, talking about his health care plan. so many problems with the early launch of that. the president says, no one's madder about him about it. but he didn't give a lot of details about the fix. >> reporter: that's right. the president said and the white house has talked about a tech surge, bringing in the best and the brightest of the computer world to help fix this problem. we asked who. and the white house refers to us hhs.
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they say they don't have a specific list of who is coming in to help out. kathleen sebelius was asked to testify before congress this week. she declined citing scheduling issues but she will come next week. >> she will get a grilling there. jon karl, thanks very much. let's get the other top stories from josh. >> we're going to begin with dramatic video. it may be tough to watch. it came in overnight. it shows an attack that raises concern about the upcoming olympics in russia, the security there. it shows the moment a suspected suicide bomber detonated a bomb on a bus in southern russia, killing six people and wounding dozens more. officials believe the bomber was an islamic militant, part of an insurgency. they worry may now look to target this coming winter's games. and two human rights groups are out with scathing reports this morning about u.s. drone strikes overseas. the groups claim more civilians have been killed in pakistan and yemen, than the
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u.s. has acknowledged. in fact, dozens more, including women and children. the white house claims that civilian deaths are exceedingly rare. and we learned overnight about a terrifying close call between two jumbo jets in the air. we saw it at the top of the show. one of the jets flying to washington, d.c. a lufthansa boeing 747 and a british airways 747, apparently misunderstood orders from air traffic control over scotland. they turned towards each other. and again, there's no way to mock this up to make it look worse than it was. they came within 100 feet of each other. so close, considering the planes themselves are 60 feet long. this happened in june. british authorities just released the details. they are blaming the pilots for the error. some great news for tens of thousands of morning commuters in the bay area in california. a deal struck overnight to end the four-day transit strike in san francisco. the bay area rapid transit trains will be running this
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morning. full service is expected by afternoon. again, exceedingly great news for so many thousands in northern california. caught on camera here in the boston subway, a woman who was apparently sleepwalking, stumbles right off the platform, on to the tracks. she hurt her arm in the fall. but look at the other riders jump in, lifting her back on to the platform. again, hurting her arm, but only that. and finally, could be the best bargain ever. look at this receipt. it's a guy named eric who was able to buy a ticket to game one of the world series for $6. it was actually a $3 purchase. but the fee on stubhub doubled that. now, three similar tickets are selling for more than 800 a pop. why would anyone sell a ticket that cheap? we have no idea. and i'm guessing the seller has no idea, either.
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i'm going to guess somebody didn't hit a decimal point and a couple more zeros. >> if you could get on the airline that's been sending out the free tickets, you would be set. life is good. life is good, all right, josh, thank you. now, to the mystery of the identity of little maria. american parents of baby lisa irwin, the little girl who disappeared in the u.s. a few years ago, now asking if their missing child could be maria. a global search is under way for her parents. alex perez is in greece and has the latest for us. good morning, alex. >> reporter: good morning, robin. the irwins are 1 of 8,000 calls and leads that greek authorities have received from around the world. now, the roma couple appeared at the courthouse behind me. they are both headed to jail. while police continue hunting for maria's real parents. the roma couple maria was with when police discovered her in last week's raid is now behind
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bars. awaiting charges on abduction and forgery charges. back in kansas city, the family of baby lisa irwin, who vanished from their home in 2011, when she was nearly a year old is watching. they have contacted authorities. baby lisa would be 3 years old next month. the family's attorney tells "the daily telegraph" that the irwins are 1 of 4 american inquiries about maria. the couple told the judge they adopted maria after her mother gave her to them. >> our clients are claiming we never abduct this child. we just adopted. with a way nonlegal, that's where we can confess. >> reporter: but investigators aren't buying it. they say he has a criminal record and has given conflicting accounts of how they got maria. and she was discovered with two different identities and claims to have given birth to 6 of their 14 children in the last 10
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months. that has officials investigating whether the couple is part of an international child trafficking ring. their neighbor says their own children played with maria. and calls the roma couple good parents. saying, in part, they always cared for the little girl. dna tests confirm maria is not related to the roma couple. a pathologist concludes she's between 5 and 6 years old. and despite reports she could have ties to the u.s., she's believed to possibly be from northern europe. >> i'm not aware of any contacts that indicate she's american. >> reporter: this morning, maria is being cared for in a hospital, until her real family is found. >> she's happy. she's doing well. she communicates. and she's playing with toys. >> reporter: now, the irwin family attorney tells abc news they have reached out to the fbi for help, as well. now, as for maria, we're told she is in good spirits and playing with toys. if here real family is not found in the next six months, prosecutors tell us the formal adoption process to find her a
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new home could begin. george? >> okay, alex, thanks. let's get more on this from abc's chief legal analyst, dan abrams. the state department saying no evidence this is an american. but the irwins coming forward. so many families hoping against hope this could be their baby. >> this has given hope, now, to families around the world, who have missing children about this age. when it comes to the irwins, i remember when i interviewed them, when this case started, they were holding out hope that somehow, something would come forward. they'd get some sort of tip, et cetera. the issues. number one, this child, maria, seems to be ages 4 or 5. baby lisa would be closer to 3. you have the state department coming out and saying, no indications that this is an american. but that doesn't rule it out. and i think all the families out there, including the irwins who have missing children, are going to hold out hope that maybe this is their child. >> and the crime of trafficking children, very serious. and this couple being charged with abduction.
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>> well, that's right. the question's going to be, did they abduct this child? or did they take in a child that they say -- maybe engage in what is effectively welfare fraud. trying to get government aid they wouldn't have been entitled to. and that's the key distinction here. were they involved in actually taking this child? the authorities are charging them with abducting a child. so, the authorities clearly don't believe their account. they gave numerous accounts about what happened here. up to five different accounts. so, they're in big legal trouble right now. >> okay, dan abrams, thanks very much. >> all right. >> thank you, george. now, to a potentially huge breakthrough in the battle against baldness. scientists say they have found a new way to grow hair. and it could be the next step towards better treatments for baldness. let's bring in abc's chief health and medical editor, dr. richard besser. just tell us how this treatment works. >> this is exciting. they took skin cells that don't normally grow hair. they put them in a dish, treated them and turned them into hair-growing cells.
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they then injected them back into skin that didn't have hair and hair grew. they figured out the instruction manual for creating hair-growing cells. >> this could be a better method than the current methods that are out there. >> that's right. the current treatments are getting existing air growing cells to start growing again. this is a different approach. it might be of real value for women who can't get hair transplants as often because they don't have as much skin that grows hair. >> this is early on in the research. >> this study, it was done on human skin but grafted on to mice. before they would test this in people, how do you control the color of the air, the texture, the angle it grows. if they figure it out, they will test it in people. it's a few years off. >> you came in this morning very excited. not just because of this in particular, but what it could mean in the bigger picture. >> that's right. what they've done here is they've figured out how one of our types of cells operates. and the more we learn about that, it leads to treatments for all kinds of different things.
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scientifically, this is a really big advance. >> okay. fingers crossed. thank you very much. big day for apple today. all you techies out there can't wait for the latest gadget. a new ipad expected to be unveiled in san francisco, at a time when apple needs a big hit. our tech expert, neal karlinsky, has the story. >> reporter: this morning, apple will take its best shot in what has grown into a fiery battle for domination in the tablet wars. the company is expected to launch its latest ipad and ipad mini, including likely sharper screens, possibly thinner form and new colors. but will it be enough? >> there's a lot of pressure on apple to put out something that will garner a lot of excitement. and huge refreshes of tablets that already exist is kind of a tough thing to pull off. >> this is what it looks like. very thin. >> reporter: the pressure is on. apple is no longer the leader in a market it invented in 2010, with the very first ipad.
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today, android tablets, many of them cheaper and put out under a number of brands, have 50% worldwide market share, according to new research. apple, now trailing at 49%. a steady drop from just two years ago. today's new ipad launches in many ways mark the start of the holiday crush. >> when you look at the competition from microsoft to amazon to google, it's really important for apple, today, to really show they are still the best tablet out there. >> reporter: whatever is revealed on stage by apple today will be fighting for attention in a more crowded and competitive market than ever. for "good morning america," neal karlinsky, abc news, seattle. >> exciting for a lot of people there. and, lara, you have something exciting, too. >> yeah, really love this story. it's about an oklahoma teen who found a huge diamond at a state park. she heard about a young boy who
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found a 5-karat diamond at arkansas's state park. this is a story we did on "gma." she convinced her parents she should try her own luck. the family spent the weekend at the crater of diamonds state park in arkansas, hoping to uncover a diamond in the rough. >> i didn't think i was going the find anything. >> reporter: 14-year-old tana was two hours into her search of the 37-acre park, when something shiny, about the size of a jelly bean caught her eye. >> i saw something goldish or shiny. it was not a candy wrapper or a marble. >> she came straight up and the minute she opened her hand, i knew she had something. >> reporter: park experts evaluated that something. and told her the news. tana had discovered a 3.85-karat canary diamond. >> they hadn't found one in a very long time. >> reporter: the park has a kinders keepers policy. and tana's parents say that diamond is being kept in a safety deposit box.
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in august, michael found a 5-karat diamond in the same park. that inspired tana to try her own luck. >> i had this gut feeling that i needed to walk. i named it god's jewel because i think that god led me towards it. >> sure is pretty. and we want to thank koco, our station in oklahoma city, for sharing that story with us. >> where exactly is this? >> i know. >> two for two. >> a big one. >> there's diamonds in those hills. >> this weekend. weekend trip to arkansas. >> road trip. but it's going to be a little chilly when we head out. >> this is our step into colder temperatures. we're going to get right to the boards here. we're going to show you the big chill. now, the front had kept it off the east coast, up until now. but today's the day, tonight's the night, that that front starts to work through. and now, the colder temperatures will trickle in along the eastern seaboard from the mid-atlantic to new england. you started seeing the cooler temperatures with some snow in minneapolis. now, the clippers are bringing in both things, the snow and the cold air.
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big drop through the dakotas. then they kind of hook, catch a ride on the jet stream, if you will, through a little of northern illinois, indiana, a light path of snow. and the temperatures, each successive one, will be cooler and cooler, until we settle into the right level for this time of year. the temperatures in boston with clouds and afternoon showers at 67. portland, at 62. new york at 64. that's probably the last of the 60s for a couple days.
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>> tuesday trivia was brought to you by oxytrol. and all of the folks that like lake-effect snow, are getting excited now. because now is the time it starts to kick in on those eastern -- >> who are those folks again, exactly? i would like to meet those folks. >> if they live there, they like it. coming up on "gma," the man accused of killing nfl star sean taylor. also ahead, cee lo green, in court. accused of slipping a woman ecstasy on a date. facing possible time behind bars. and big news on "dancing
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first train arrived after 6:00 a.m. it was announced last night b.a.r.t. service would resume at 4:00 this morning, limited service. but commuters who arrived at that hour found the system was not properly staffed. full service is expected to return by this afternoon commute. hopefully better than, but this morning not too good, leyla. not at all. we have a sigalert on the bay bridge. if you're traveling in the westbound direction, taking a look from our cell 7 technology, a shot here looks like we have an attenuator pushing traffic to the right hand side. two lanes remain blocked because of this motorcycle crash. so as you make that drive coming out of the maze and into san francisco, it is going to be one long slow ride. kristen. leyla,
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good morning. fog still an issue everywhere but the east bay valleys. thickest up north, half mile napa and novato. accuweather seven-day forecast, i think we'll see more sunshine today. warmer temperatures through
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♪ you know that hit, "forget you," cee lo green. he is under fire right now, in court facing charges that he slipped a woman ecstasy on a date. these are serious charges, too. could face up to four years behind bars. he and his lawyers denying it. we're going to get into that. good morning, america. >> his big hit, "forget you." going to turn to the case of daisy coleman, has a whole town in missouri taking sides. she's a teenager who claims she was assaulted by a football star. a special prosecutor assigned. we'll have the latest details on that. and then, a jaw-dropping end to "dancing with the stars" last night. no one sent home. we have all the details on what really happened.
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is that allowed? i don't know. also, a show to help kick off the weekend each and every friday on tgif, however coincidental, "boy meets world." and now, the stars of the hit show, together again, only on "good morning america" this morning. terrific stuff. >> reunion. first, the trial is finally under way for the man charged with killing washington redskins star sean taylor, six years after the crime. taylor was shot during a botched burglary of his home in 2007. gio benitez is tracking the case. good morning, gio. >> reporter: taylor's death shocked the nation. he left behind a girlfriend and a baby. on his first day of trial, the alleged killer of nfl star sean taylor, makes a stunning allegation, that his confession was coerced. it's the key question for
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jurors. taylor was a safety for the washington redskins. but one november night in 2007, the 24-year-old was killed at his miami home. now, with accused gunman eric rivera in court, taylor's girlfriend, emotionally remembers -- >> sean woke me up. and told me, he had heard a noise. and to call the police. >> reporter: jackie garcia, niece of actor andy garcia, said taylor grabbed a machete by the bed. and an intruder kicked open the door. >> i heard gunshots. and i screamed. i got up. and i saw sean laying facedown, surrounded by blood. >> reporter: police say taylor, shot in the leg, was bleeding to death. garcia says she never saw the shooter. but prosecutors say 23-year-old rivera confessed to the killing. investigators say it was a botched burglary, that rivera and four friends thought the house was empty. they were looking to steal money. >> sean taylor, defending
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himself, defending his family, defending his home, is shot by this defendant. >> reporter: in court, prosecutors showed jurors casts of what they say are rivera's footprints from inside the house. they they say rivera, who pleaded not guilty, drew diagrams and said he tossed the gun into the everglades. his defense attorney says the videotaped confession was coerced. >> detectives were under such press to close this investigation, they forced my client to confess to this crime. >> reporter: rivera is charged with first-degree murder. but he was 17 at the time. he won't face the death penalty. only one of the alleged accomplices has pleaded guilty. and he may testify against reveiver rivera. let's get dan abrams back for this. that videotape confession is tough to fight.
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>> you want to get a videotape confession excluded before the trial. and his attorneys almost certainly did that. they lost. and so, now, the confession comes in. and it's much harder to say to a jury, don't believe what you saw. >> once they hear it. >> yeah. don't believe him confessing. you want a judge to say, this is inadmissible. there are legal rules here that apply. we're not going to have the jury see this. once the jury sees it, a lawyer arguing, he was coerced, you shouldn't believe it, very hard argument to make. >> we heard gio say, one of the accomplices will testify against him. you have other evidence, too. >> you have cell phone data linking him to the neighborhood. you have the footprint matching the exact shoe he was wearing and the testimony of a fellow coconspirator, effectively, who has pled out. you have a lot of pieces. tough defense. >> against all that, doesn't appear to be premeditation here.
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and he was young, 17. >> that's the key to the argument. maybe ordinarily, you can't believe it. but this kid was 17. that's why he was coerced. that's why you can believe he wasn't of sound mind, in effect, when he made this confession, when he did this, et cetera. but still, that's only going to get you a little bit. meaning, that's the kind of argument that may help you more in sentencing than in the guilt or innocence phase. >> and so much more that as the trial goes on, he could figure out a way to plea out? >> that generally happens before. sometimes it happens during the trial, particularly if one side is doing badly. this is not a case where they're going to offer a good deal. as a result, that's probably why he's willing to risk it on going to trial. >> dan abrams, thanks very much. now, to the case in missouri that's drawn international attention. a teenage girl claims she was sexually assaulted last year by a former high school football star. charges were dropped, she says, because he's from a prominent
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family. outrage nationwide led to a judge to appoint a special prosecutor to reopen the case on monday. abc's linzie janis has the story for us. >> reporter: this morning, it's the case of daisy coleman garners national attention. we're hearing from the special prosecutor now assigned to find answers. >> our review of this case will be without fear and without favor. >> reporter: jean peters baker is now at the helm of the reopened case, which has been rocking the small town of maryville, missouri, since january of last year. that's when coleman, just 14 years old at the time, says she was sexually assaulted by matthew barnett, a popular football player at the high school. >> he gave me a glass of clear liquid. >> reporter: barnett claims the sex was consensual. and two years after the alleged assault, the charges against him were dropped.
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authorities claim there was enough evidence that daisy and her mother were cooperating. >> they refused to help in their case in any way. >> reporter: but the colemans say that's not true. >> we cooperated completely. >> reporter: they believe barnett was given special treatment because of his family's prominence in the town. a local newspaper article would add fuel to that fire. causing the county prosecutor to go on the defensive. >> my name was dragged through the mud in that article. and i don't appreciate it. >> reporter: after reporting the alleged assault, daisy said she was bullied so badly, her family had to move out of town. >> i felt like i was weak, worn down. like i wasn't worth anything. >> reporter: this morning, daisy's mother tells us she's very happy the case is being reopened. barnett's attorneys had no comment. for "good morning america," linzie janis, abc news, new york. >> dan was about to walk out of the studio. we pulled you back in. you said if a special prosecutor is involved -- >> in a case like this, where
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it's getting so much attention, nationwide, when they bring in a special prosecutor to effectively say, we're not happy with what's happened here. we want to bring someone else to take a new look at this. if i'm that possible defendant, i'm concerned. >> and the young woman, daisy, has been strong and consistent. you don't get anything extra. you happen to be here. >> he gets to stay for weather. a special look at the weather. >> oh. is this a special weather for me, sam? >> it is. we have two circles of concern for you. a lot of e-mail traffic when lorenzo was named. it's in the atlantic. how much longer will it be on the board? but it is a system. now, raymond. this is probably the strongest one in probably the western hemisphere so far in tropical season. raymond is sitting just off the coast of mexico, probably 6 to 12 inches of rain on the central coast of mexico. the same place that was punched by manuel, not long ago, with a lot of damage.
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the forecast takes this thing away. but within 50 miles of the coast of mexico right now. and that's really bad news. not necessarily for the winds. it's a very tight system. but for the rain, the heavy rain in an area that's been flooded and just doesn't need it. in comes the cold air. milwaukee, chicago, davenport, indianapolis, all the way through northern illinois, and detroit. these numbers, there are so many states right now, probably eight that have frost or freeze warnings, watches or advisories right now. and this is the first part of the coldest air so far, that makes it all the way to the deep south and the east coast. check those numbers. boston, washington, chicago, kansas city, all for you. all that >> all that weather was brought
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back at 7:43, with the latest on cee lo green. the "forget you" singer is facing possible prison time after being charged with slipping a drug into a woman's drink when he was on a date with. and abc's abbie boudreau has the story. >> reporter: best known for his smash single, "forget you." the singer/song writer appeared in a los angeles courtroom for his arraignment on a felony drug charge. the five-time grammy award winner pleaded not guilty to allegedly giving a woman ecstasy. if convicted, he could face up to four years in prison. >> even though he faces the maximum of four years, the likely of that is minimal. this is not a state prison case. >> reporter: the 39-year-old whose real name is thomas decarlo callaway, had dinner with a 33-year-old woman in los angeles a year ago.
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prosecutors claim he slipped her the drug and accompanied her to her hotel room. it's been reportedly that the woman woke up naked next to the singer, not knowing how she got there. green, a popular judge on nbc's "the voice." denied any sexual assault allegations. and had no comment. his attorney tells abc news, the woman's claims are false and unfounded. and insists any relations between the music mogul and the woman were consensual. but his attorney did not address the ecstasy charge, saying mr. green will responsibly address that matter in a court of law. >> given his career, my guess is that you'll see a very quick resolution to this case. and it will be ultimately just a speed bump in his career. >> reporter: still, instead of performing a scheduled concert last night, it was canceled due to unforeseen circumstances. he was busy posting a $30,000
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bond and will be back in court later next month. for "good morning america," abbie boudreau, abc news, los angeles. >> abbie, we thank you. and coming up, two, big pop stories. kelly clarkson's romantic country wedding. she looks gorgeous. and kim and kanye reveal -- i'll tell you coming up in "pop news." >> oh. a tease. also, "play of the day." it will have you dancing. this little girl, dancing to the beat of her own drummer, base player, lead guitarist, symphony. don't miss this. when we made our commitment to the gulf, bp had two big goals: help the gulf recover and learn from what happened so we could be a better, safer energy company. i can tell you - safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all drilling activity twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. our commitment has never been stronger.
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right then. here's "the play of the day." >> lots to get to. including lara's wearing hose, everybody. >> oh. you know, there are days that we don't. >> you need to tell me when you're doing that. yeah. we get yelled at all the time. >> this is "the play of the
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day." >> you get yelled at for that? >> yeah, we do. >> very quickly, she is stealing the show this one. >> oh. who hasn't seen this? they're so far off from what it is they're supposed to do. >> hysterical. >> i don't know who is not doing what they're supposed to be doing. but let's see the grand finale. can we see the grand finale? go for it. go, go. go. >> jazz hands. >> she has her hose. >> yeah.
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good morning, america. it's 8:00, so it's time to get to the bottom of last night's "dancing with the stars" ballroom bombshell. >> all of our couples are a safe. no one's going to be eliminated tonight. >> the inside skinny from two of dancing's alums. here in the studio. plus, america's first idol ties the knot. kelly clarkson married. the superstar tweeting pics, confirming the news on her romantic country secret wedding. and we go backstage with one of the world's biggest bands. all-time access pass only on -- >> "good morning america."
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look who is dancing out there on the patch, melissa rycroft and donald driver. pretty good form out there. >> great form. >> what a night on the ballroom, on "dancing with the stars." no one sent home. a superstar night. >> we missed the dip. we missed the dip. >> one more time. they're not going to do it. playing into it a little bit. >> we'll get out there in just a moment. also, the woman who says she was so addicted to getting her hair blown out at the salon, she needed an intervention to kick the habit. it cost her a lot of money. she did this two or three times a week, going into the salon. how she says she's recovering right now. >> it is such a treat to have
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somebody, who is good at it. i can understand. it is a serious problem. and cory topanga, mr. feeney. talking about "boy meets world." reunited right here on "gma." remember the whole tgif thing on abc? >> sure. great lineup. a lot of people excited to see the gang again. >> we made so many friends from this competition among high school students and saw so many talented videos. the winner is colorado. are you ready for this, colorado? friday is where the winning high school of our huge "roar" event is getting an unforgettable live concert from katy perry on her birthday. she's giving us a present. >> can you imagine going to school that day? >> it's going to be amazing. and a special presentation for the finalists, too. we're going to begin with details overnight about that
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deadly shooting at a middle school in reno, nevada. classmates say the shooter was often bullied in school. he opened fire before the bell rang on monday, killing math teacher and former marine michael landsberry, who was trying to protect his students. you see him there. two children were also wounded before the shooter then turned the gun on himself. and president obama's top health care deputy has agreed to testify in front of congress about all of the glitches with the government's new health care website. programmers tell the press they were frustrated by last-minute changes and what they feel were unrealistic deadlines. kathleen sebelius has refused to give the number of people who were able to get through the glitches and sign up for health insurance. she is set to testify next week. and abc news has learned the shocking story of inmates using forged documents from a florida prison has in fact happened before. there's been seven cases of forged documents used by florida
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prisoners, three of them successfully, including charles walker and joseph jenkins, who were captured saturday. a third inmate was free for one day before being caught. a big store opening on thanksgiving night to get a jump on black friday sales. kohl's is joining the trend. will open at 8:00 p.m. last week, macy's, to robin's complete dismay, said it would do the same, breaking a 155-year tradition. you can understand that dismay, at home. a controversy. at a cemetery in ohio, a family of an iraq war veteran, built a monument to her. it is a spongebob squarepants. she loved the cartoon. the cemetery offered to pay for a more traditional stone. but the parents say that's not what their daughter wanted. we'll have updates as news
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becomes available. and finally, phenomenal news yesterday about a young man i had the pleasure of introducing to all of you a few weeks ago. zach hodskins, a senior in high school. phenomenal ballplayer. by the way, missing half of his left arm. he is playing next year, officially, having committed, after a visit this week, to the university of florida. the gators. hard work paying off. and hard work turning him into one of the great basketball players in the country, as a high school senior. need i remind you, without half a left arm. >> that's great. >> when he was making his appearance, he is phenomenal. >> a wonderful kid. i spoke with his dad and mom, crying tears of joy. >> go, gators. all right. >> that's hard for me to say.
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you know? a little rivalry there. but go, gators. congratulations to you. "pop news" time everybody. and breaking overnight, it is a birthday kim kardashian will never forget. she rang in her 33rd with a special present, an engagement ring from kanye west. west proposed last night at the at&t park, baseball stadium in san francisco. as musicians played "knock you down" and friends rushed to congratulate the couple. listen. ♪ that's beautiful. >> very low-key. >> george, a wedding date hasn't been announced. but something tells me, we'll hear about that. >> again and again. >> congratulations to the couple. keeping with the halloween theme, "rolling stone" reporting that tim burton is in talks to direct "beetlejuice 2."
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michael keaton expected to return in that classic role. the sequel will be produced by the geffen company, the team behind the original. no word on whether alec baldwin, geena davis and winona ryder will come back for their roles. that's one of the best. >> beetlejuice, beetlejuice, beetlejuice. >> and this is also breaking news. kevin bacon is on the loose. despite several sightings, he continues to elude police in new jersey. this kevin bacon, though, is a 2-month-old pig. adopted by seniors at kingsley high school. he has been spotted several times. but he's one slippery swine. and quite the ham. he has a facebook -- i had to go there. okay. come on. it's my first day back. i was excited. kevin bacon, you see him. he's very fast little fellow. kevin bacon, the real kevin bacon tweeted, i hear i'm on the loose. >> that's funny.
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i question, rhetorical if only but, how many pigs do you think are named kevin bacon in america? >> i would have to get back on that. >> significant. >> i went to a farm once. and there was a christina hogulera. sam? >> i don't know where to go with any of that. i don't know. i don't know. but take a look at the patch. i'm exhausted from picking the pumpkins, getting the apples. there's apples down there, too. pumpkins and apples. we put you guys to work this morning, right? did you get some apples out of the trees? the trees all picked? good. if you're here, we're putting you to work. right now, it's apple picking season in the patch. let's get to the boards. start with a picture out of chicago, wls. you have to watch us on wls. you have to. unplug the set if you're not watching wls. we call them clippers because
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they're fast-moving systems. they're catching a quick ride. and make a quick right-hand turn, if you will. and cruise through iowa, northern illinois, indiana and straight through to virginia. along the line, a wintry mix, particularly the higher elevations. the appalachians will get some snow out of the quick-moving clippers, as well. here's where it's staying thunderstormy and a little on the warm side. new orleans, 82 degrees. tallahassee at 74.
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>> what's your name? >> sharon. >> where are you from? >> charlotte, north carolina. >> we picked this from the patch here at broadway. would you like the first apple from the patch? >> sure. >> let's go inside to lara, while you enjoy the freshness of the fruit here in the patch. here's what's coming up on our "gma morning menu." it was a dramatic night on the dance floor. but no one went home. we'll explain that. how does that even happen? we'll talk to melissa rycroft and donald driver to break it down. and kelly clarkson ties the knot, looking spectacular. we have details on her country wedding. and "boy meets world," the all-star cast reunion. the whole gang. you don't want to miss it. coming up live on "good morning america," here in times square.
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go. man's second best friend. brew the love. keurig. hello to everyone out there in times square this morning. on this tuesday morning. kicking off our "gma" heat indirectioinde index, top stories trending right now. looking at last night's "dancing with the stars." melissa rycroft and donald driver to talk about it. but first, we look back at the action. ♪ it was another night of drama on "dancing with the stars," with an ending that left everyone in shock. >> i can see you tearing up. >> reporter: the eight remaining couple, all battling to stay on the dance floor.
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elizabeth berkley continuing to wow the judges. her cha-cha brought home the first perfect score of the season. ♪ brant daugherty danced a sophisticated and sultry o. >> 10. >> reporter: leah remini brought her gal pal, jennifer lopez, for inspiration. the judges thought it paid off. >> that might be the biggest turnaround i've ever seen. >> reporter: and something new, a group switchup dance. adapting their style to the rhythm song changes. >> any of our couples -- >> reporter: in the final moments, jack osbourne and bill engvall, were in the bto i don't think so. >> talk about surprises, were you surprised that elizabeth was the first to get a perfect score? >> i was surprised. val is amazing. i think she just gets better and
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better, week in and week out. and she got better last night. >> they're so good together. >> she came in, not as an underdog. but not a front-runner at all. and she has climbed up there. >> you mentioned the surprises. last night, we see for the first time the switchup dance. extra judges points to dance to different music. >> high-fives that they never did that. >> we didn't have to do that. we knew our dance. and they said, you have to dance and keep dancing. we just danced all night long. this dance here, there's no way. you have to find a beat as opposed to getting it. >> and stay with your partner and make sure you're doing the same improv dance out there. it's really hard. >> it's really hard. >> it looked tough. how about amber. i want to ask you, donald, do you think she's getting underscored? >> len is doing her like he did me. she has a huge fan base that sometimes you have to underscore
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her. she can't continue to get perfect scores. >> i agree 100%. >> the edge in your book. >> i know. >> it's hard because i think she's an amazing dancer. and for len to judge her like that, he's judging on -- >> it means something to you. you were out there working your butt off. and you want to see a number that reflects. >> the funny thing is, len is scoring derek more. in the critiques he gives, the choreography was repetitive. he's not critiquing amber. that's what you're there for. >> right. >> and scored donald all the way. >> i agree. >> we have a few seconds. we have a surprise. >> we do. the dancing family is growing. starting next season, we have a little bundle growing. >> oh.
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>> thank you. >> it was a surprise. >> congratulations. >> thank you. thank you very much. >> someone is eliminated next week. "dancing with the stars," monday at 8:00, 7:00 central here on abc. >> donald, you're coming back next half hour. your new book is wonderful. we're going to talk to you about that. sizzling now on the "gma heat index," superstar singer, kelly clarkson. have you seen this picture? she tied the knot. secret ceremony. very intimate affair. a country affair. and bianna golodryga has all of the details for us. so wonderful they were able to do this under the radar. >> and how beautiful does she look, robin? the wedding announcement came, how else, on social media. she took to twitter to tell the world she is now a married woman. after two years, clarkson and her music manager, exchanged
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vows in a tiny, secret wedding. a as you see in these photos, she was one stunning bride. surprise. kelly clarkson is spilling the beans about tying it up in an ultrasecret wedding. breaking the news on twitter monday saying, i'm officially mrs. blackstock. we got married yesterday at blackberry farms in tennessee, the most beautiful place ever. the farm's website shows the picturesque site where she said i do to blackstock. after cancelling a bigger wedding, the 31-year-old talked about downsizing on "gma," two weeks ago. >> she was planning to elope. this wedding came as a huge surprise. it was a small wedding. they kept it really low-key. >> reporter: the grammy award-winning singer talked about the change in plans on "the view." >> we started realizing that weddings aren't for brides or grooms.
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they're for everyone else. >> reporter: and the blissful bride dropped details about her dress, too. tweeting, thanks, temperley, for my beautiful dress. and thank you for the beautiful headpiece. temperley bridal confirmed it was from their collection. it's the jasmine dress. covered in lace and long sleeves. and a short but elegant train. >> honestly, the look of sophistication. >> reporter: clarkson is the latest star in a growing trend of secret weddings. in the past year alone, stars like kerry washington, ronald reynolds and blake lively and kate winslet all had secret weddings. >> the idea of keeping everything under wraps is really important. >> reporter: clarkson is now a stepmom to blackstock's 7-year-old and 11-year-old. >> i just want a little us. i think it's cute. ♪ tie it off >> reporter: clarkson posted this instagram photo of her
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bachelorette tea party. a '20s theme party. clarkson or mrs. blackstock, married into country royalty. her stepmother is now reba mcentire. >> did it small. she said she was going to do it. >> that's a picture of happiness. >> it's really gorgeous. congratulations, guys. >> thanks. and now, we need to go to blowouts. all right? it's a blowout backlash, people. for some women, the desire to have the fresh from a salon look, is addictive. it can take a toll on your hair. and the bottom line. abc's linzie janis has the story on one woman's struggle to ditch the drier. >> gloria? >> you know he's not here, right? she's having her hair blown out. >> reporter: gloria, sofia
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vergara's character, on "modern family," is a fan of the blowout. now, dozens of blow dry-only salons are popping up across the country. but for some women, this new, hot trend is becoming an addiction. >> feeling a little frizzy. >> reporter: sandra valentine used to visit the orlo salon three times a week. >> that would be $250 a week. >> wow. >> that's like somebody's rent every month. >> reporter: valentine knew her habit was out of control when an editor at "w" magazine challenged her to go cold turkey on blow dries and write about this in this month's issue. >> you can't get a blow dry from three months. >> reporter: but she is far from the only self-confessed blowout junkie. this woman goes to the drybar up to four times a week, spending about $800 a month, to go from
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this to this. do you own a blow dry center. >> i do own a blow drier. i don't think i've taken it out of the box. >> it's in the box? >> i believe it's in the box. >> a lot of time people who are addicted to looking a certain way, are also perfectionists. >> reporter: valentine has scaled back her salon visits. >> it's okay when i do it. >> reporter: to only one every couple of weeks. what are you doing with all of the money you're saves? >> i'm buying a house. and using the money towards the property taxes. seriously. >> reporter: no kidding? >> yeah. >> reporter: she's trying to get the hang of doing her own hair. but she admits, as with any addiction, it's one day at a time. for "good morning america," linzie janis, abc news, new york. >> it is such a treat to have that. >> that's why -- coming up, we're so happy.
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cory, topanga, mr. feeny. it's our "boy meets world" reunion.
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good morning. i'm kristen sze. b.a.r.t. is up and running again this morning after the agency and its unions reached a tentative deal to end a four-day strike last night. but only half the normal number of trains are on the track this morning after a two-hour delay start. it was announced last night b.a.r.t. would resume service at 4:00 this morning. at the walnut creek station the first train didn't arrive until just after 6:00. commuters who got there earlier found the system not ready to go. full service is expected to be restored by this afternoon's commute. but this morning's commute has been a tough one. leyla. it really has. now we're hearing there's a 20-minute delay on b.a.r.t. looks like it's improving ever so slightly. what's not improving is our ride out in the east bay as we take a look right now you can see this right here that's orange because of the fog in the area. but look at the red peeking through. we are looking at bumper-to-bumper traffic on 580, 880 and i-80. as we take you back into danville, we had this earlier accident cleared but the damage is done. backups coming out of dublin
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good morning. still tracking thick flog. quarter-mile at sfo. still delays there. quarter-mile napa and santa rosa. half a mile in oakland. i do believe we'll have warmer weather this afternoon. a lot of sunshine, even more out at the [ cheers and applause ]
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great crowd out here at times square. hello, folks. just a few days away, of course, the big day. >> halloween. >> halloween. all-hallow's eve. we have a lot of things planned for you, including this from our friends at jibjab for our countdown for our biggest halloween show ever. >> i was afraid. i was terrified. ♪ but i spent so many nights thinking you how did me wrong ♪ ♪ i grew strong and i learned how to get along ♪ ♪ i'm not that pent up little person ♪ ♪ still in love with you ♪ i no longer sit around at night ♪ ♪ feeling sorry for myself ♪ i will survive as long as i know how to love ♪ ♪ i know i'll stay alive i've got all my life to live ♪ ♪ i got all my love to give
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i will survive ♪ ♪ i will survive hey, hey ♪ ♪ i will survive >> thank you. >> i love josh. >> incredibly lifelike, actually. >> why did i sound like a man? we're very excited about the real halloween. i dare say, it's our biggest ever. i promise you, you do not want to miss it. and it airs on, what day? >> october 31st. >> i'm afraid. that just made me afraid.
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by the way, also this morning, josh, what a weekend you had. i want to show you backstage, with -- no doubt. they're like one of the best bands. >> lead guitarist for pearl jam. on saturday night, closed the show with a jimi hendrix-like "star-spangled banner." 8 of the 18 he plays. >> so cool. >> i tried not to fan boy. that lasted for a minute and a half. it's pearl jam. back stage. >> very serious story. >> he's got -- he's very supportive and it's something to talk about. but he's out front with it. it's great. they were great. and you have a football in your hands. we have a football legend right here with us. he's going to talk about his memoir. we're going to look forward to
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that. >> congrats on the memoir. we want to talk about a "gma" reunion. we've been doing this all week. teaming up with "entertainment weekly" to bring back your favorite stars of your favorite shows back together. this morning, it's "boy meets world." and we stat down with the cast. a classic show. take a look. ♪ when this boy meets world >> reporter: friday nights on tv in the '90s, meant one thing, tgif. >> this is the greatest day of our lives. yes. >> reporter: for seven seasons, abc's unforgettable lineup was home to "boy meets world." and "entertainment weekly's" reunion issue, brought the gang back together. cory. >> underpants. >> reporter: josh. >> get a little more hair in my eyes. >> reporter: the girl whose hair and name you'll never forget.
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>> topanga. >> reporter: their feature from middle school. >> hey, mr. feeny, what are you doing? >> reporter: to college. and the rest of the matthews family, to chat about the show that is now more popular than ever and immortalized on buzzfeed and twitter. >> i don't think any of our fans anticipated after the show went off the air, it will gain in popularity. but people relate to it a lot, which is fantastic. >> topanga. >> we had a strong after-life with the show. i think the teams in the show are timeless. >> little bro, life's tough. get a helmet. >> it was big-life issues presented in ways that were interesting and engaging. >> cory, what did you do to your beautiful hair? >> it wasn't beautiful. it looked like velcro. >> watch this. >> reporter: nothing was more engaging than the quirky matthews family dynamic. >> go get him.
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>> reporter: and the iconic roles they still get recognized for. >> my name is plays with squirrels. >> you get the people in their mid-20s, that come up. i grew up watching you. that's kind of cool. >> reporter: but for mr. feeny, played by william daniels -- >> let's not call it detention. i prefer hooked on feeny. >> reporter: it's a legacy that isn't quite set in. >> a bus load of young children, started yelling, mr. feeny. and i'm a coward, i ran. i ran all the way around the block. >> reporter: the cast chemistry was undeniable. especially one dangerously funny but rarely seen duo. >> too much makeup? >> too much ugly. >> reporter: eric and shawn. >> they never let rider and i do scenes together because we would look at each other and start laughing.
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so, over seven years, we had like five scenes together. >> reporter: now, the trips back to john adams high are marked by the cringe-worthy wardrobes. >> our fashion was dated. >> fair enough. >> the dinosaur print shirt. >> and a lot of hoodies. >> i wear blue and yellow. >> i'm not stoked on the hair. >> reporter: if you thought class was dismissed for good. >> class dismissed. >> reporter: think again. cory and topanga are returning for the highly-anticipated "girl meets world" spin-off. and it appears some things will never change. >> we're all a little older. and not at all wiser. >> and we have the same jokes. >> and i laugh at all of them. >> good to see them.
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>> tune in for the finale of our fantastic reunion week. the cast of -- "do the right thing." getting back together. that will be great. >> come on. spike and company. you know, we used to think that people came by for the show. now, they come by for the apples. >> i've been eyeing this apple all morning. >> it's fall harvest. here. pass that around. take the whole thing. let's get to the boards. let's start with your twitter or facebook pictures. we show you sterling forest park in new york. a beautiful shot of fall colors. if yours haven't started yet, that's what they're going to look like. post falls, idaho, a beautiful afternoon. west coast temperatures, let's look at that. we're showing you better temperatures on the west coast. we've been starting with fog in the northwest. but the daytime temperatures will break. san francisco, you stay in the 60s. l.a. goes 75.
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and so does everybody around it on the coast. inland areas, you can really get going with 80-degree temperatures there. that's the >> all that weather, all of it was brought to you by keurig. and now, to a huge event with "pretty little lairs." "gma" has teamed up with facebook, for the first-ever live stream interview with all four stars. here's rachel smith with a look. >> reporter: it's no secret. abc family's "pretty little lairs" has quickly become one of cable tv's most popular shows. largely due to one of its newest
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and closest friends, social media. the pll summer finale alone, 2 million tweets. no lie. all four little lairs sat down with "gma" live. let's go to your fans in iceland. >> kenya. >> and live in a little bubble. >> it hasn't sunk in. >> it's standing room only. >> reporter: the show's social media surge may have inspired a spin-off series, "ravens wood," which premieres tonight. >> we're four sisters. you think about it, that's something that every girl. you have people around you that you know, no matter what happens, they're going to have your back. >> reporter: "pretty little liars" and friends, hope the online hype and pandemonium pays off. what do you want to tell the
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millions of fans you have? >> we wouldn't be where we are without them. >> reporter: for "good morning america," rachel smith, abc news, los angeles. >> nice work, rachel. they're hot. to see the entire interview, head to facebooklive.com. and for the premiere tonight, 8:007:00 central. coming up, behind the scenes. pearl jam. josh's exclusive
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remember donnell driver as a young rookie in green bay. he's all grown up. dreams do come true. you get to go backstage with one of my favorite bands. they were the band of my time, pearl jam. they sold over 60 million records. a career spanning over two decades. latest album, "lightning bolt," number one all the way around the world. i got to go to brooklyn and sit down with mike mccready before another sold-out show and a great cause. take a look. ♪ they're one of the most popular bands in the world. and have been more than 20 years. they are, as ever, alive. ♪ i'm still alive outpacing so many of their rock contemporaries.
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and today, they have done it again. ♪ delivering a "lightning bolt." to their massive and devout fan base. it's already gone number one in 56 countries. >> i think my favorite is the white falcon over there. >> beautiful. >> reporter: fly, falcon, fly. look at that. >> pretty cool-looking. >> reporter: beautiful. >> i'll use that tonight. >> reporter: i came of age with pearl jam. they're the band i gave my soul to. and this is lead guitarist mike mccready, who invited me for a rare look backstage. what are you playing right now?
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>> this is an s.g., i think -- jeff tweedy model. i love the color of it. >> reporter: is it -- will you -- >> i just got it today. i don't know. >> reporter: what were you just playing right there? >> i was just making stuff up. >> reporter: just making stuff up. at the barclays center in brooklyn, pearl jam here for two sold-out shows. you've known each other over 20 years. how do you classify the relationship between the core group? >> we're all brothers, first, i think. businessmen and friends and we love each other. and we fight. and we have problems. but we have to -- i think we respect each other enough, hopefully, that we'll -- you have to open lines of communication. and we're still working on that. ♪
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>> reporter: mccready, on the surface, naturally cool, almost imfallible, to a global legion of pearl jam fans. but what you might not know is he has been fighting a very private battle in his personal life, crohn's disease, which does as inflammation in his digest iive system. >> that has shadowed my existence since i was 21. i have to be able to create. work out. talk to other people who have it. >> reporter: other people like molly roberts and josh silverman, two young crohn's sufferers and fans. turns out molly, a budding guitarist, is meeting her idol. >> i'm doing a pearl jam show, and soundgarden. >> awesome. awesome.
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>> reporter: and this night, she's 1 of more than 18,000 pearl jam fanatics, taking in a 3-hour extravaganza. does it feel like the first time every time? >> the exhilaration feels like the first time every time. the exhilaration and the energy, of it, feels unlike anything i've ever felt. >> reporter: pearl jam, showing us all, they can still bring the house down. it's great when your heroes are good people, too. mike mccready, whose work with the crohn's and colitis foundation, is just one example. >> i know you did. >> "lightning bolt," the new album, out now
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wonderful to have donald driver with us, as he has been all morning. not only for his take on "dancing with the stars." but also to share his brand-new and beautiful memoir. it is out today. it is called "driven." and donald, you really have. that really describes you. and reading it, you went there, my friend. you were authentic, genuine, real. talk to people about the difficult childhood you had in houston. >> you know, for me, it's always tough. you know, to go through the trials, the tribulations, the ups and downs, the highs and the lows. and you try to justify your situation. i never tried to justify mine. i think everything that happened, especially this book, everything that happened throughout my life has been -- has made me the person that i am today. and i can never look back and question anything i've done.
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>> i know you said you don't have any regrets at all. and your mom, doing the best that she can. but you said, made some mistakes. and that you were in a lifestyle of seeing people, drug dealers, driving fancy cars. and you wanted that, too. >> exactly. as a kid, that's all you see. all you want. and people always ask, how do you get out of it? >> right. >> i tell kids, how do you want to be remembered at the end of the day? that's what it's all about. i didn't want to be remembered as a kid, that everyone looked at and said, this kid was bad. every time i look at this person, i look at how he has had success. i smile. >> you have the best smile. no one really thought maybe you would be playing football. play all those years. get the super bowl ring. win "dancing with the stars." what's next? i know you are driven in charity. >> next for me is the memoir.
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the book. and then, i have driven to achieve, an award banquet i have to honor people that do so much in the world that don't get recognized for what they do. it's time to honor them and take the light off myself for a little. >> touchdown, fumble. i know you've been concerned. >> i had too many fumbles. >> we don't have the skinny mic. fumble or touchdown. you have to get these true or false. when you joined the packers in 1999, they had won more championships than any other nfl team, a total of 14. touchdown or fumble? 14? >> that is fumble. >> you got it right. it is a fumble. there were 13. but he had to think about it. the packers have won four super bowl championships. >> okay. that's a touchdown. >> you were with them. >> and i was with them on that one. >> this is the final one. you were the fourth nfl player to win the "dancing with the stars" mirrorball trophy.
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>> fumble? fumble? >> i was three. >> and the other two -- >> emmitt smith and hines ward. >> and the crowd is going crazy. you are beloved there, back at lambeau, in houston, and here. >> thank you so much. >> congratulations. >> thank you. >> keep doing
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wave back at them. >> donald driver, is such a great guy. >> he is. >> we had a fun day today. say good-bye out there. >> josh, say good-bye.
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good morning. i'm kristen sze. b.a.r.t. trains are running on a limited basis this morning after a tentative deal to end a four-day strike was reached last night. full service expected to be restored this afternoon. right now, let's check in with will leyla gulen on this morning's commute. >> we have a 20-minute delay on b.a.r.t., but delays are on the roadways. take a look behind. we've got much red out here, little yellow sprinkled in. ve look outside bay bridge toll plaza where you can see traffic completely stacked up out of the maze going to take you at least 20 minutes to head into san francisco. steam coming out of your ears or fog, mike? i think it's fog. look at visibilities currently still less than a quarter of a mile. here's a look announcer: it's "live with kelly and michael." today, from the new movie "bad
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grandpa," johnny knoxville. and host and judge of "project runway: all stars," alyssa milano. plus, a performance from the hot new singing group fifth harmony. all next on "live." [captioning made possible by isney-abc domestic television] [cheers and applause] announcer: now here are kelly michael strahan. [cheers and applause] ♪

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