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good morning, america. breaking overnight, death threat. caroline kennedy targeted. police investigating a threat to kill the u.s. ambassador to japan. was she being blackmailed? just weeks after the u.s. ambassador in south korea was viciously attacked with a knife, are our diplomats safe overseas. enemy of the state. an air force veteran charged with trying to join isis. the former military contractor and american airlines mechanic accused of supporting the brutal terror group arrested trying to get to syria. jihadi videos discovered on his computer. to the rescue. the dramatic moments caught on camera. >> sos, i've got three men in the water here at the dock at patriot's point marina. i need help immediately. >> a water taxi racing to save a boater who fell unconscious into the water. we hear from the heroes. and brewing backlash.
starbucks under fire for serving up more than just coffee. why their attempt to talk to their customers about race is stirring up a new controversy this morning. and good morning, america. it is a very exciting one here in times square. we are celebrating 50 years of "the sound of music" and take a look outside. that is the new york city children's chorus. you can hear they know all the classics and it's great to have them with us this morning. >> we'll all be singing along and diane sawyer will be with us this morning to share behind-the-scenes secrets from the beloved classic, it's a sneak peek of tonight's big special. but right now, we are going to begin with that breaking news overnight. a death threat against caroline kennedy. japanese police are investigating and abc's martha raddatz has all the latest. good morning, martha. >> reporter: george, we're
just learning this morning about the threat called in last month to kill the ambassador and tokyo police are taking it very seriously, saying they are actively investigating this threat. there were additional death threats reportedly made to the u.s. counsul general in okinawa. where the u.s. has reported 25,000 troops based. caroline kennedy took over as ambassador in japan in late 2013. today she was speaking at a symposium in tokyo. >> martha, this comes on the
the north african nation of tunisia several foreigners have reportedly been killed early reports hostages have been taken near the parliament building. terry moran joins us with the latest. >> reporter: this was an active hostage situation in tunis, gunmen aparentally dressed as soldiers attacking the national museum, a major tourist destination and taking hostages. there were apparently eight
people killed so far, two foreigners, and there are still tourists remaining in that building. several hundred people were at the museum at the time many have's kind with the help of counsel terrorism officials. it's a standoff. tunisia, the birthplace the so-called birthplace of the arab spring. there are concerns they have come on. also breaking right now, a violent scene in germany, hundred of protesters clash with police. police fired water cannons to control the crowd of 10,000. several officers were injured. well, the new head of secret service is asking for $8 million to build a replica of the white house to better train agents following that string of recent security breaches including the fence jumper last year. meanwhile, director joseph clancy told a house committee there is no excuse for why it took five days for him to learn about two allegedly drunk agents
driving on to the white house grounds this month. he learned about the incident from an anonymous e-mail. well, a new case of a dangerous laser attack on a pilot in the sky. this time, police say a worker at a florida air force base was caught shining a green laser at a sheriff's helicopter, night vision equipment kept him in sight until he could be taken into custody. well, a wild chase near san francisco. the driver of this suv was speeding up to 100 miles an hour losing a tire riding on the rim until he finally lost control flipping over several times. seconds later he was able to climb out of the wreckage and was arrested accused of driving under the influence of drugs. and finally, most sportsmen out for a little deep sea fishing usually come back with some kind of barely believable fish tale, right? but this angler can prove his story is the real deal because it was all caught on camera. take a look. >> oh, no. damn. ah, ha, did you see that?
>> oh, we saw that. that's right. the shark literally took the bait. even worse, the proverbial big one got away. i don't know if that's a bad thing. i'd be glad that he got away. as far as he would like. >> i'm glad he had a selfie stick. gave him a little more distance. okay, amy, thanks very much. we're going to turn now to big trouble for a frat at penn state, it's been suspended for a year after a whistle-blower showed its secret facebook page of nude women who didn't know they were being photographed and some of the members may face criminal charges and linzie janis brings us the latest from penn state. good morning, linzie. >> reporter: the seal above the door on the kappa delta rho house behind me says honor above all things in latin but this morning, it has been suspended by penn state while police investigate members for posting
those illicit photos. >> the images are disturbing. >> reporter: those images allegedly posted by members of kappa delta rho's penn state chapter show nude women apparently passed out or sleeping. others allegedly depicting drug sales for marijuana to cocaine and hazing rituals. >> we know that there were over 100 people were invited to this page privately. >> reporter: the pages accessible by invite only to current and former fraternity members. according to a police search warrant, it was one of the former brothers who blew the whistle. going to police. >> he was able to still be active on the website facebook page with his assistance, he was able to show some of the photos that he was describing to us. >> reporter: in a statement, penn state officials calling the facebook postings appalling, offensive and inconsistent with the university community's values and expectations. kappa delta rho which has 25,000 members nationwide is now placing the penn state chapter under full suspension for one year and putting them under review.
>> it's actually a good thing that this has come to light because things like this are going on everywhere. >> reporter: right now the charges police say considering are invasion of privacy and a lesser count of harassment but those could be escalated. the university will wait for the police investigation to be completed before it decides on any further punishment. lara. >> all right, linzie, thank you very much. turning now to that stunning decision from an nfl player to walk away from the league and millions of dollars over concussion concerns. san francisco 49ers star chris borland says he's calling it quits no longer willing to risk his health for the game. abc's cecilia vega has the story. >> chris borland, incredible instinct. >> reporter: he's one of the best rookies in all of the nfl. 24-year-old chris borland, a linebacker, in his prime with a nearly $3 million contract with the san francisco 49ers projected to make millions more during a long pro career but this morning, borland is walking
away from it all, fearful of what years of hard tackles like this could do to his brain. >> i'm not going to do something solely for pay and certainly not going to take on health risks or compromise my well-being just for money. >> reporter: borland who said he suffered two diagnosed sports-related concussions as a teenager telling espn's "outside the lines" he became worried after training camp this past august. >> i thought i sustained probably a mild concussion, just played through what football players refer to as a ding or getting your bell rung and that was the moment where i -- it really went differently for me. >> reporter: the nfl tells abc news in a statement, "concussions were down 25% last year, saying football has never been safer," but one study found that nfl players are three times as likely to die from brain diseases like alzheimer's or als than those not in the nfl. this morning, reaction is mixed. st. louis rams defensive end
chris long tweeting his concerns are real. former pats lineman damien woody saying the data was there before you were drafted in '13. what changed? the 49ers say borland's decision was unexpected but they call him a consummate professional. >> i loved being a teammate. i loved the camaraderie but know this is it right for me. >> reporter: for "good morning america," cecilia vega, abc news, san francisco. >> and chris earned a bachelor's degree from the university of wisconsin and now plans to return to school and possibly pursue a career in sports management, george. >> good for him. brave decision. okay, we're going to go to ginger now. a lot of strong winds in the northeast last night. >> those winds were no joke. you can see right behind me the trees down from morris county, new jersey, up through staten island, new york. look at this, the pictures of trees into home, the gusts were some 50 to almost 60 miles per hour and there are still wind advisories in place from parts of connecticut up to maine. this morning, behind all of that wind, very cold temperatures. everybody going, ah, i didn't know it's going to be this cold.
you guys got to listen to me. i told you it was going to get cold. >> we always do. >> thank you. subfreezing wind chills from saranac lake and pittsburgh too. and there's a storm a brewing, we may be talking snow on friday. that's right. good morning, i am meteorologist mike nicco with the microclimate forecast. after high clouds this afternoon, it will be sunny and
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good morning, america. right now, police investigating a death threat against caroline kennedy, the u.s. ambassador to japan. also right now, robert durst's home in houston raided by police, looking for new evidence, as the suspected killer is moved to a mental health facility. and heroes of that water taxi rescue speaking out this morning. as we say good morning, america. a lot to get to this morning including our big "sound" -- listen to that -- big "sound of music" spectacular. there they are in times square, right now, the new york city children's choir. ♪ brown paper packages ♪ >> we want to sing but we'll spare you. the one and only diane sawyer is with us with a preview of her special with julie andrews and some incredible behind-the-scenes stories. >> it's all coming up tonight. but first, the latest on robert durst.
the millionaire heir charged with murder was moved to a mental health facility last night as police in houston raided his home searching for evidence. abc's matt gutman is tracking the case from st. gabriel, louisiana, good morning, matt. >> reporter: hey, good morning. over that fence and through that field right there and all that fog is the acute mental health facility and that's where robert durst is waking up this morning in this isolated part of louisiana. now, sources are telling me his mental health condition has deteriorated since his arrest. that as his case has taken more twists and turns. the legal vise around robert durst continues to tighten. the 71-year-old appearing disoriented leaving court tuesday rail thin and smiling eerily into a photographer's lens. police raiding his luxury condo in houston overnight, carrying out boxes of potential evidence and here in louisiana an appeals court judge moving him to a facility for inmates in need of mental health treatment. right now the sheriff's deputies are moving durst from this jail facility to a mental health
facility. that's him in that cruiser right there. newly released court documents reveal he takes hydrocodone for pain along with other medication and then there's the marijuana. during his arrest in a posh new orleans hotel over the weekend, police say they found a whopping five ounces of it. but durst's biggest legal challenge remains that capital murder charge out of los angeles for his alleged 2000 execution of his best friend, susan berman, a murder authorities hint may have something to do with the disappearance of his wife kathy in 1982. much of the mystery chronicled in the hbo docu-series, "the jinx." during the show's finale durst muttered what seemed to be an off-camera confession? >> killed them all, of course. >> reporter: durst's attorney implied the show prompted his arrest. >> the basis for his arrest, it's not based on facts, it's based on ratings. >> reporter: also overnight, police in eureka, california,
telling abc news they want to talk to investigators in the durst case about the 1997 disappearance of 16-year-old karen mitchell who they believe met foul play. at that time police released this composite sketch which seems to resemble durst. now, we know that durst lived in that area at that time and this is the second time that this possible link is being investigated. still police say he is not a suspect and caution against overreaching. meanwhile, he'll have to spend the next five days in that facility until his bail hearing on monday. george. >> okay, matt gutman, thanks very much. let's get more on this from dan abrams. we saw durst's lawyer who won a lot of big cases in the cowboy hat and we're seeing the beginnings of his defense. >> and helped durst previously. we are see the defense and that will be pointing the finger at the documentary. the problem with that, of course, is he's saying it's not based on the facts. well, of course, it is based on the facts that were learned as
part of a documentary that did get good ratings, okay, fine, but that doesn't -- it's a nice slogan but it doesn't address the fundamental question of, did robert durst do it? >> now, at the same time, you know, you saw the durst lawyers want to get to california to face the charges right away but he's facing this gun charge in new orleans which could be 10 to 20 years in prison if convicted. >> yeah, i'm sure the california prosecutors want him there. i'm sure the defense attorneys want to move this case over there but there could be a delay. i mean, it could be that they decide in louisiana to move forward with that case and there's an argument to be made that that wouldn't be such a bad thing. >> that's what i was going to ask about. it gives the prosecutors more time and also, if convicted, gets him in jail no matter what. >> i think that the prosecutors in california might want a little distance from this documentary. i mean, right now, there's so much talk and so much buzz about what's happening with the documentary, if i'm the california prosecutors i may say, you know what, we're okay with taking a little time here letting this settle down and allowing us to focus on the facts. >> doesn't appear like the
defense is going in this direction but we hear about these mental health problems with durst and could that lay the groundwork for a future insanity defense. >> no, maybe not fit to stand trial and they somehow argue he doesn't understand the writings, can't assist in his defense but insanity defense would relate to his mental state at the time of the crime. when you're talking about his mental state today it simply can relate to the question of, can he stand trial? very tough standard to say you're not competent to stand trial. >> okay, dan abrams, thanks very much. and switching gears to a dramatic rescue at sea and all of it caught on camera. the fast-thinking crew of a water taxi in charleston, south carolina, racing to pull an unconscious man and his friends out of the water. abc's gio benitez has our story. >> i need an ambulance at charleston harbor resort and marina. >> we'll lift him onto the dock. one, two, three. >> reporter: watch, a lovely day at sea turns into a dramatic race for survival.
>> someone's unconscious. >> reporter: when this charleston water taxi typically used for sightseeing and dolphin watching becomes an emergency lifeline for a 28-year-old man unconscious in south carolina's charleston harbor. the man wishing to remain anonymous tells us he fell off a sailboat while having a seizure. his friends jumping in after him desperately trying to keep him afloat. >> we pretty much put the hammer down and got there as quick as we could. >> let's go! >> reporter: with eight passengers on board his water taxi, captain matt balassome decided to take the dramatic detour. then with time running out, that water taxi hearing the sailboat's mayday call on the radio. >> sos, i've got three men in the water here at the dock. at patriot's point marina. i need help immediately. >> reporter: arriving at the dire scene even before emergency response crews. two passengers and captain balassome's trained crew helping too including robert schultz who just started his first day on the job. >> it was go time. >> stay with him.
do not leave his side. >> reporter: incredibly the ragtag team pulls all three men to safely. >> we've recovered all people. >> we're in the business of showing people a good time. that's what we're known for but working on the water, that can change real quick. >> stay with him! >> reporter: for "good morning america," gio benitez, abc news, new york. >> they got it done. >> yeah, love seeing everyday heroes in action. >> indeed. let's check the weather now with ginger zee. >> and the stunning aurora borealis. i have to show you this picture from rochester, new york, this is last night right along the shores of ontario, lake ontario. it just wasn't there, but so many places were able to see because of the strongest solar storm we've seen since fall 2013. it was a level 4 on the scale of 1 to 5 and fortunately we didn't see any satellite disruption, just a whole lot of pretty pictures. thank you for those. now we can see the moisture in texas and that rotation right
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backlash this morning. abc's neal karlinsky has the story. >> reporter: for most of us a conversation at your friendly neighborhood starbucks is about as heavy as a scene from "sex and the city." >> i would love a career in fashion. >> oh. >> this is not nonfat. >> oh. >> reporter: but this morning starbucks' ceo howard schultz hopes to change that taking on nothing short of america's racial divide one cup at a time. >> what if we were to write race together on every starbucks cup and that facilitated a conversation between you and our customers. >> reporter: #racetogether in ads and coming soon written on the side of a frappuccino near you. the idea is to encourage people if they feel comfortable to talk about race relations. do you think that's a good idea to try to get the discussion going? >> i personally just don't want to see it on my coffee cup. that's just me.
>> just encouraging the conversation, not really driving it towards any certain direction. that sounds like a good idea to me. >> reporter: but social media is lighting up with skepticism, snark and even anger. "how long do you think i could discuss reparations in a starbucks before everyone gets nervous and i get tasered," tweeted one. "a daily show" comedian tweeting, "before they write race together on cups, can starbucks just spell my name correctly?" and there was this, "there are people who have the time and training to facilitate discussion about race, but they are not starbucks baristas." starbucks' own vp of communications temporarily deleting his twitter account under an avalanche of criticism saying he felt personally attacked. in a cascade of negativity. schultz himself seemed to anticipate some pushback. >> some said, howard, this is not a subject we should touch. i reject that completely. >> reporter: coffee talk. heating up the national conversation just maybe not the
way starbucks was hoping for. for "good morning america," neal karlinsky, abc news, seattle. >> all right, neal, thank you. and coming up here, we have the latest on harrison ford's plane crash, the frantic calls for help just released. and special delivery. the unexpected surprise when one family welcomed their baby boy and look how they shocked grandma. >> it's funny. >> it's a boy. funny. >> it's a boy. (playing harmonica)
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what! are you -- >> are you kidding me? well, charles, welcome to the world! >> yes, grandma had some choice words that we had to bleep out but that kind of makes it even funnier. the big baby news surprised the entire family. take a look at the newly named bentley's aunt when she heard the news. there she is, and then we have the happy family, big sister peyton with her new surprise brother tell us about the surprises in your feed. tweet us with the #socialsquare. they didn't stick with the name charlee because little peyton took that name for her doll because she still wanted a sister. >> fair enough. >> the next one. >> hope they don't have to repaint. okay. coming up, will ferrell, kevin hart, can't wait for that.
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♪ it started with a whisper ♪ good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. and two big headlines for parents. new research revealing your kid's diet could put them in heart health danger as toddlers. and the one thing you could do to make your baby grow up smarter, richer and healthier. and major mac and cheese warning. why is kraft recalling millions of boxes right now? ♪ bang bang into the room ♪ and get ready to laugh. will ferrell, kevin hart, both here live. anything could happen. >> do you think that's a strategy that could work? >> no, i don't. ♪ the hills are alive with the sound of music ♪ and "gma's" giant celebration as the classic turns 50. diane sawyer and julie andrews going back to where it all
started visiting the homes of the original von trapp family and this morning we're all singing along as we say -- ♪ good morning america ♪ [ cheers and applause ] ray a drop of golden sun ♪ ♪ me, a name i call myself far, a long long way to run ♪ the new york city children's chorus. of course, they're here to help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of "the sound of music," diane sawyer's big special tonight. she went back to austria with julie andrews. they're going to bring it all to us tonight and we're going to have a little bit here today as we have a first look at that extraordinary special. there's diane right there. >> everybody, feel free to sing along because we're celebrating "the sound of music" all morning long with a huge sing-along. all your favorite songs. we've got singers joining us from mirabell gardens in salzburg, austria, the dublin
jerome high school choir singing from so many scenes right where "the sound of music" was shot. take a look. ♪ la ti ti do me me me so so re fa fa ♪ ♪ do me me me so so re fa fa la ti ti ♪ ♪ when you know the notes to sing ♪ >> lovely to hear that from austria. we'll be in austria and times square this morning but right now we have to get some news from amy. >> good morning, everyone. we begin break with breaking news. we turn to paula faris. >> good morning, amy. just getting new information about that attack at a busy museum in north africa, we have been seeing tourists fleeing for their lives as gunmen opened fire inside the building which is next door to the parliament building. at least eight people were killed including seven foreigners. no indication that any americans are among the victims. just moments ago, we learned that the two gunmen had been killed by security forces.
so that attack is over. tunisia struggled with violence by extremists. late word from japan that police are investigating death threats against u.s. ambassador caroline kennedy. they say an english-speaking man called the u.s. embassy in tokyo several times in recent weeks threatening to kill kennedy. those threats may be part of a scheme to blackmail the ambassador. and we could know later today whether it was really cyanide that was sent to the white house. a preliminary test on a substance found at a mail sorting facility tested positive for the poison. secondary tests are now under way and sources say the sender is someone known to the secret service. prime minister benjamin netanyahu has declared a resounding victory in israel's national election after trailing in the polls. netanyahu declared he would fight palestinian statehood. he also opposes a u.s. nuclear deal with iran. back here at home kraft is recalling millions of boxes of its popular macaroni and cheese because they might contain tiny fragments of stainless steel.
the recall affects original flavor mac and cheese only with the code c2 and use by dates of september 18th through october 11th of this year. the information is also available on our website, goodmorningamerica.com, on yahoo! well, for the first time we are hearing the 911 calls following harrison ford's plane crash. ford used his piloting skills to steer the vintage plane onto a golf course after the engine failed. calls for help came rushing in to 911. >> he turned around and tried to make it back. >> all i can say is small and yellow. >> like a world war ii plane. >> like an old vintage plane? >> they have a guy out -- just one person in the plane? just one passenger. >> okay. >> and he is being carried out of the plane right now. >> reporter: ford is reportedly being treated for his large wound on his head and other injuries. and finally, how about the happiest story of the day? we had told you before about devon still of the cincinnati bengals and his daughter leah
who is being treated for a rare form of cancer. well, devon posted this photo yesterday saying, "when you receive the best news of your life and you don't know what to do, you just flex." so what was the news? doctors say leah's latest scan shows she is cancer-free. >> that's awesome. >> yes, amazing. more tests are scheduled but the doctors are very optimistic about her prognosis and we are so, so happy for leah and for devon. everybody flex. >> yes! >> so great. just made my day. thank you, amy. "pop news" and weather coming up. now paula is over in the social square. >> hey there, george. now, here's a look at what's ahead on the "gma morning menu" and "pop news." hugh jackman taking us backstage at his new show revealing the special message that he got from another a-lister. plus, important security tips this morning for keeping your money safe if you're using your smartphone to pay your bills which a lot of us do and the surprising findings about kids and food. are you putting them on the road to heart disease at a very young age? all that, plus we are celebrating 50 years of the "the
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♪ how do you solve a problem like maria ♪ that is the new york city children's chorus. welcome back to "gma." we're celebrating 50 years of "the sound of music." we'll hear a lot more from them in a little bit but let's get the "pop news" from paula. >> would you like to give me five? not that kind but another five. michelle obama's gimme five workout challenge has taken off in full force. when vice president joe biden got in on the action tweeting this video saying he does a million arm curls a day. two tickets to the gun show, right, challenging a certain other veep to take the challenge next and look at this, julia louis-dreyfus certainly did, the "veep" star stopping by jimmy kimmel's show last night and teaming up to take that challenge to a whole new level. >> squat.
>> one. >> oh, geez. >> two. >> three. >> they're going to fall. >> four. >> no. >> five. >> that is hard. >> that is difficult. that's very difficult. george, could you do that, lara just asked. >> will i or can i? >> both. >> ginger wants to do some tricep extensions right now. >> 1 million 1, 1 million 2. yeah. >> gimme five challenge. thank you. i would like to give you an honest high-five. i didn't mean to leave you hanging there, george. next, turtleneck, black turtleneck, that is what daniel craig is sporting in his new james bond "spectre" poster and it got a lot of people buzzing. the suave secret agent turning in his tux for something a little more demure. got a lot of people talking. trending on facebook overnight and if he loses that holster it sparks comparison to another famous turtleneck fan. what do you guys think? jobs.
steve jobs. i'm kind of digging that look, though. >> the turtleneck is back. i would say. >> not the sweater turtleneck. no, that's never -- never a good idea. >> yeah. >> all righty then. and on to hugh jackman, everyone. he's tap dancing his way into turkey for his one-man show. called an evening with hugh jackman. the star is stepping on to, well, old territory. posting a picture of this special message that another famous actor left him backstage if you can read it from russell crowe. he wrote, "i was here before you, hugh jackman," but it's all in good fun. hugh is saying, crowe is legendary, mate. is that -- i was trying to do that in an honest australian accent. >> that was good. >> is that okay? hugh is hard at work. we want you to check out these moves during practice. >> wow. ♪ >> yeah, he just does everything. >> yeah, i know. >> he looks like gene kelly. completely --
>> he's effortless. his show is going to highlight musical classics like "singing in the rain," "guys and dolls" plus odes to his homeland, australia, he sings, he dances, he acts, he's really good looking. >> yeah. get that man a black turtleneck. >> thank you, paula. >> quadruple threat. he's got it all. >> he's got it all. so do you and so does ginger. >> oh, good morning to you guys. we got great kids here today. journalism students from ft. wayne so it takes being cold. is that okay? >> yeah, it's worth it. >> totally worth it. all right. how about rainy because in houston that's what they're talking about and that's where we'll go ahead and begin. a shot of the city and just from earlier this morning, you kind of see those low-lying clouds and you will certainly see rain if you aren't already. it's already been falling in south texas and it's going to be heavy at times. some flood concerns. that's the gulf there with another warm day for tallahassee. yesterday breaking and tying records in much of northern florida and then those winter weather advisories and some of the winter storm warnings in some of the rockies there just west of denver. even some thunderstorms possible
in southern california. so things are changing here as we go across the nation west to east. that is the big good morning, i am meteorologist mike nicco with the microclimate forecast. after high clouds this afternoon, it will be sunny and warmer-than-average this afternoon and a clear and cool night ahead with a chance of a sure on friday and better chance for a sure on monday. breezy along the coast, upper 50s to 60s and inmore 60 to low 70s an the bay and mid-70s inland. my seven-day forecast shows the heat tomorrow peeking at two to eight degrees coolerur >> wind chill in the teens so your face starts to get frozen up a little. so i'm going to let garrett from austin do the honors. >> george. >> thank you. but it's actually for lara. that's all right. thanks, austin. and kicking off our "heat index" this morning, mobile pay apps are becoming more and more popular with facebook just announcing one. they let you transfer money to
another person's account with just a couple of taps on your phone but are they keeping your money safe? "gma investigates" one of the most popular apps called the venmo and abc's becky worley explains. >> reporter: on college campuses. >> venmo. >> reporter: it's how they split the bill or handle shared rent. >> venmo. >> venmo. it's very useful. >> venmo. >> venmo. >> reporter: venmo is a smartphone app that lets you send money to your friends instantly. and then it holds that money in a virtual account that links to your bank or credit card account so, for example, if you need to split a $20 taxi ride you can transfer $10 with venmo instead of handing over cash. >> for 2015 they're doing about a billion dollars a quarter. >> reporter: and experts say you may soon be using venmo but as the company grows so do concerns about it keeping your money safe. >> there's no notification on my phone. >> reporter: mosin says a hacker cracked his venmo password and
changed his primary e-mail account and stole $2,000 and he says venmo didn't notify him of any account changes. >> i was dumbfounded something like that could happen. >> reporter: the top complaint emerging on social media what mosin experienced. when he tried to contact the company, venmo offers no phone or live support. you can only submit complaints through an online form. were you ever able to talk to a real human being on the phone? >> no, no one ever contacted me on the phone. >> reporter: mosin says he eventually got his money back but only after he took to twitter to complain. the california department of business oversight cited more than 20 unsafe practices by venmo last year. today the department tells us we continue to work with venmo to obtain full compliance with the order. the day after we contacted venmo about this story, it added a feature that lets users know of any account changes. >> sure enough, i get an alert straightaway that my e-mail address had been changed.
but, if my account had been taken over the way mosin's was there's still the issue of no live customer service. venmo, which is owned by paypal tells "gma investigates," "we're working to be more responsive to your support inquiries. we've made significant progress and will continue to improve in this area." >> even with the issues that are happening, they really are more secure than a lot of other payment methods. >> reporter: for "good morning america," becky worley, abc news, san jose. >> and becky sent us some more tips to keep your money safe. starting with using a password that's strong and unique, not used for any other account and also change your password frequently and cash out often to keep your venmo account sum low. >> that makes a lot of accepts sense right there. we're going to move on to our "heat index" and now to a new study that finds it's never too early to take care of your heart. what you feed your kids now could create serious health risks later, so mara schiavocampo took a look at what you can do to bring those risks down. >> reporter: kid food faves. >> mac and cheese. >> doughnuts. >> french fries and burgers.
>> reporter: picky palettes can make healthy choices tough. >> it's very hard to get my son to eat health y. if he had it his way he would eat pop-tarts and doughnuts all day long. >> reporter: this morning a new study that suggests kids who eat their heart out today could develop heart disease tomorrow. finding nutrition in early life may have long-term influences on cardiovascular health in adulthood. is it ever too young to start thinking about heart health? >> oh, never. it's never too young to start thinking about heart health. >> reporter: the study looked at 9,000 kids and their body mass index, blood pressure, cholesterol and diet, finding 40% of kids 6 to 11 had intermediate to poor cholesterol levels and fewer than 1% of children 5 to 11 had ideal diets. >> kids are eating too much sugar, too much fat and too much salt. and what does that do? that increases their risk of diet-related chronic illnesses as early as 2 years old.
>> reporter: experts say expect to expose kids to new foods about ten times before they'll try them. start with mild flavors like cucumbers, bell peppers and grapes and be creative. you're just making it festive and fun. >> yeah. festive and fun. that's really the key, right. fun and festive so that it gets eaten. >> reporter: healthy snacks today for a healthy heart tomorrow. for "good morning america," mara schiavocampo, abc news, new york. >> thanks to mara for that. we're joined now by our medical contributor, dr. jen ashton and daphne oz from "the chew" and, jen, you're also a nutritionist, you're studying nutrition, as well. this is important. >> yeah, here's the study right here. we know that heart disease is the number one killer of adult men and women. well, we didn't really know how far back we had to search to see the development of the risk factors that we know stack the deck for heart disease so the good news based on this study, most kids start off as a blank slate pretty healthy. the bad news is is that at very
early ages we're starting to see those risk factors pile up with obesity and high blood pressure and it starts with the food choices that they make. >> so let's take a look at some things we can do to prevent that. you start out with juice and you think, boy, that's great for kids. >> yeah, not so much. this is what we call medicine a sugar bowl-less. it has very little nutritional value. we're not saying never drink it. for most children, they can have six ounces a day but in this study over 50% of children drank way too much sugar-sweetened beverage. >> so, daphne, what's the best way to fix that? >> look, i'm going to say water and parents out there are going to be like, have you met my child? but my thought is growing up around my dinner table when we were thirsty that's what you got and got a sugary beverage as a special treat. as a smaller portion. if you want to ease your kids into it, pour half the glass here with juice and fill the rest up with water. >> that's what i do. it really works. >> sparkling water and eases them into it. let them flavor it with some of their favorite fruits.
that's how all of us make healthy choices a priority. >> all kids love pizza. >> all adults too. >> exactly true. we're not saying never. one slice of pizza is not the worst thing but when you're talking about young children, again, it carries a lot of sodium, a lot of salt, a lot of fat in the form of saturated fat and oil and, again, if it's white crust, just the carbs that are not so beneficial so there's definitely healthier alternatives. >> and we see one right there. >> we see one. yeah, i think the single greatest thing you can do trying to get your family on the path to health is to cook one more meal a week at home. and with pizza we probably have a recipe for whole wheat delicious pizza crust on the chew.com, mario batali's, and make it at home or buy it ready made at the store and that way you can control cooking at home from scratch the only way you control what's in your food and also again let your kids have fun. pile some veggies on top. that's a great alternative. if they go for one slice of regular pizza, like you said, it's not going to kill them. >> it is a giant slice. >> exactly. >> i'm always happy when my kids
have cereal in the morning because it means at least they're getting some breakfast. >> okay, but these technicolor -- >> paula. >> but the technicolor cereals we know these are not colors found in nature. again, it's a lot of sugar. it's a missed opportunity to supply healthy things like fiber and, again, if you start off your day loaded with sugar and empty calories, it's only going to go downhill from there. so -- >> i know what it's like to have the fight trying to get out the door. you don't have time to make a healthy breakfast. one thing that i love to do is i'll put all the ingredients for a homemade oatmeal into a container the night before. it soaks overnight in the fridge and then you cook it and shaves the cooking time in half so setting yourself up for success in those tricky ways to quicken the cook time is a great way. >> or maybe once a week. >> once a week. >> thanks, guys. you can watch daphne on "the chew" every weekday on abc at 1:00 eastern. 12:00 central. you'll be taking questions all morning long. tweet her at dr. jen ashton. let's go to amy.
finally in our "heat index," the big red carpet premiere of rihanna, jim parsons and steve martin's new movie "home" in plano, texas, where cheryl jackson lives, you remember her. she's the winner of our "gma" brings "home" to your hometown contest. and the stars had one more big surprise for her. and abc's rachel smith was there for all the excitement. >> oh, my god! [ screaming ] >> reporter: remember this. >> we want to bring "home" to your hometown. we're coming. we cannot wait to meet you, girl. [ screaming ] >> cheryl "action" jackson who was overjoyed when she found out that she had won our "home" in your hometown contest. now the big day is finally here. but before cheryl heads to the premiere, rihanna and jim parsons take a walk down the red carpet at minnie's food pantry. >> look, everybody. look, they're here! she wants to meet my whole family. oh, my god! i can actually touch them. she's beautiful. >> and i'm beautiful.
>> you're beautiful. >> who gave boxes to families in need. >> all of this came from the donation of one single person. >> i hear that little person might be standing right next to you. >> did you hear that? >> yeah. >> so it was rihanna that did the donation. [ cheers and applause ] whoo! >> we were so inspired by the work we've seen you do in your community that we wanted to jump in. >> if you can't feed 100 people -- >> feed just one. >> come on now. come on. jim, the cans are upside down. presentation is everything. yes. >> when we announced cheryl had won the grand prize, dreamworks surprised her donating 25,000 meals to her food pantry. and they're not stopping there. >> they'd like to donate another 25,000. [ screaming ]
>> you have to get two girls to wipe that off. >> we got a premiere to get to. ♪ >> finally, the moment cheryl has been waiting for. >> they're bringing the movie to us. >> that is so cool. >> we wanted to shine some light on her today and make her feel special because she makes so many people feel special. i'm a part of cheryl's heart now because she's a mom. >> rihanna just said i'm the mom. i got some real friends in high places now, y'all. >> for "good morning america," rachel smith, plano, texas. >> ah, we are so happy for cheryl, and the runners-up, by the way, to our "gma" brings "home" to your hometown contest also got to join in on the fun and dreamworks also surprised them with donations to their charities. coming up, will ferrell and kevin hart. here live, stay with us. here live, stay with us. and kevin hart. stay with us.
. good morning. i'm kristen sze. officials will be talking with residents in free month today after two bats there tested positive for rabies. a dog scooped up the bat on the black top of niles element ri school on friday. another bat was found outside irving community center. it too had rabies. >> we still have thinked backed up across the atltamont pass. 280 southbound we have an accident at farmhill. five cars involved.
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is going to be dry. watch out for that tree pollen. ♪ raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens ♪ ♪ bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens ♪ ♪ brown paper packages tied up with strings these are a few of my favorite things ♪ ♪ girls in white dresses with blue satin sashes ♪ ♪ snowflakes that stay on my nose and eyelashes ♪ >> that is the new york city's choir celebrating the 50th anniversary of the "the sound of music" all morning long. >> we've been celebrating right here with our "the sound of music" times square takeover and we hope you're getting in on the musical action at home with our epic sing-along. we want to get right outside to military island with amy. >> that's right. in addition to having all of
this beautiful music around us i'd like to ask you at home to get ready to laugh. we have will ferrell and kevin hart here live. they have a brand-new movie. you never know what's going to happen when they are here. we are looking forward to that in just a few moments. back inside to you, george. >> all week long looking forward to this day ever since we saw julie andrews, diane sawyer telling always about the special last week. >> so fantastic. their hour-long special, the untold story of the "the sound of music" where they travel to austria together airing tonight and we're so happy to have diane here to share her favorite things from the special. >> wish you'd been there, guys. it was so great in saltsburg with julie. >> unbelievable. >> it looked like we were talking and seemed like such a great girls trip. the tourists recreating the moments. >> i know you can see some on youtube but there they are putting themselves -- whole families into their favorite scenes and they're going minute by minute through their
favorite -- all oefrver i have confidence in me so i gather together a group of canadian tourists and we decide to re-create "do, fountain. it was joyful beyond imagination. >> so many iconic scenes that opening scene "the hills are alive." julie andrews. what i didn't know that is a secret location. >> it's privately owned. they do not want people coming in. you cannot find it on google maps so we set out in the car and we take you, yes, we take you on the trip you have to cross out of austria into germany. you go past sign posts and cows and sheep and we think we're there. we think we're there. we're getting closer all the time. but it's quite a trek. your ears are popping and then suddenly suddenly here it is. >> the hills are alive. >> wow, is this it? is this it?
here we are. the view exactly as it was half a century ago but the day we're there is nun i. julie andrews, wasn't so lucky. >> so i went to your mountain. i want to know how you did that. >> how i got up there? well it rained a lot. >> the tarp over your head. >> freezing cold waiting for the clouds to part. >> i know. we actually went up the mountain in big open carts pulled by oxen. i would sit on top of all the camera equipment and then they'd hoist me up and up we'd go. >> on that day we were shooting on the mountain we're lucky. we have small silent drones getting the shot. back in 1965 julie andrews was doing battle with a helicopter that kept blowing up a tornado of wind. >> this giant helicopter came at me sideways with a very brave cameraman hanging out the side
where the door would be normally and the helicopter would shoot me and i'd come from one end of the feel and he'd come from the other and i'd make that big turn and then he'd go around me to go back and start again and i'd run to the other end but every time he went around me the downdraft from the jets would fling me down into the grass. >> quiet, please. >> reporter: but somehow out of that duel with the helicopter the nine takes after every one of them were refreshed, somewhere out of the long hours and the cold and the exhaust common and that 20 minutes of shorthand, the giant speakers up in the trees began playing that music. >> it was suddenly released from waiting and waiting, i don't know but these huge big speakers in the trees were blasting this beautiful music. >> and for all of us an indelible moment celebrating the simple joy of being young and alive.
♪ the hills are alive with the sound of music ♪ ♪ with songs they have sung for a thousand years ♪ >> and we will take you inside all of your favorite scenes sometimes it's simply hilarious what is really going on. christopher plummer weighs in, oh, my goodness irreverent christopher plummer and some of it is so moving and i promise you'll love the movie even more if it's possible to love it more. >> we could see those clouds in the background if. >> we'll show you scene by scene you could see what was really going on including the brook with the stone she jumps over which was brought in by the movie studio put there, there was a brook and then it was taken away. and we'll show you everything that was really going on. >> can't wait to watch the special and then watch the movie again. it's going to be great and watch diane's special "the untold
story of the sound of music" at 10:00, 9:00 central. let's go to diane right now. >> oh we are trying to stay warm out here. the wind is making it a little tough. you have a cute hat. >> diana marie panetta. >> from brooklyn. she knows just as well as many of us it starts on friday evening, spring but it won't feel like it in the northeast. let's start with pretty sunsets, though in louisiana and then wisconsin dells, a beautiful shorthand there. you can see sun it will mix in with other things and that would be 3 p.m. on friday. this is just one computer model solution but still a quick little hit. last little breath of winter before we start the weekend. good morning, after a few high clouds this morning breezy near the coast, mid-60s around
the bay and the seven-day forecast shows a chance of showers on friday and better chance on [ cheers and applause ] >> all that weather brought to you by sprint. this little lady from arizona has it right. i got to get my hood up. >> thank you, ging. time for a new edition of "gma's" yahoo! your day. how to upgrade your makeup and skin care routine. turns out some of the best beauty products aren't this your makeup case but in your kitchen cabinet. abc's rebecca jarvis has more. ♪ ya here ♪ ♪ >> reporter: whether it's in your grocery cart or your refrigerator at home there are literally hundreds of at-home remedies that will have you looking at your food in a whole new way, even your yogurt. forget shelling out the big bucks for beauty. we're talking all natural
exinexpensive kitchen remedies to help you get that red carpet glow using your cooking ingredients. we're whipping up some of those homemade beauty recipes with bobbi brown, editor in chief of yahoo! beauty. you don't have to go to the drugstore. >> you can go right downstairs into your kitchen. >> reporter: her favorite pantry secret coconut oil. >> it works great as a skin cream. also works for your hair and takes off all your makeup. >> reporter: a makeup remover. >> all your makeup. >> reporter: brown sugar, guilt-free indulgence for your skin. >> the brown sugar and honey together is the perfect -- >> lip scrub. >> mix it on your body with olive oil. >> had could be like a body scrub. >> a body scrub. >> reporter: then there's yogurt. >> you could make as masque yogurt yogurt oatmeal and honey. >> the yogurt will moisturize your skin. >> reporter: a little bit of lemon goes a long way. >> limin is the great astringent
for the skin. if you have a spot if you apply lemon every day it'll lighten the spot. >> reporter: a kitchen staple apple cider vinegar. >> apple cider vinegar will work to keep your hair shiny as a hair rinse in the shower. avocado has so much incredible omega oil in it's excellent for your hair. >> reporter: lastly a must have moisturizer, coconut milk. >> another great remedy i tried myself full fat coconut milk is so rich it's incredible. >> reporter: beauty hacks straight from your kitchen straight from the pro. for "good morning america," rebecca jarvis, abc news new york. >> some great tips to yahoo! your day. thank you, rebecca. and thank you guys. coming up will ferrell, kevin hart here live. >> that's for you. >> "the bachelor" segment is -- >> i'm going to rub mayonnaise on my forehead. >> live tv coming up. >> yes. >> that will be
what happens when two of the most outrageously funny men on the planet join forces? well you get an outrageously funny movie. in "get hard," will ferrell plays a wealthy hedge fund manager forced to leave his comfortable life when vick of fraud and sentenced to ten years in prison and hires darnell his car washer to teach him how to survive behind bars. >> anger, you got to show me
anger. why are you smileing? >> i'm not smiling. i'm tense and i'm agitated. >> come on, man. >> hmm. >> that's it? if beyonce left you >> that's right. >> are you happy about that. >> no. >> then get mad. she's going to leave you. what is she doing? james. >> i'm sad-dogging you. do you think that's a strategy that could work. >> no i don't. >> we have will ferrell and kevin hart with us this morning. [ cheers and applause ] >> thank you. thanks for loving us. >> hi! good morning, america. >> is that your morning voice. >> yeah. >> good morning, america. >> how many cups of coffee have you had. >> none yet. >> i'm just souped up on life. >> this movie takes on stereotypes in a humorous way. >> yes. >> will your character, just assumes because kevin's character is black that he's been to prison. >> yes, wrongly, so yes. and, yeah i assume that he can
be someone who can help me to get ready for my future incarceration. >> how does that go? >> well, i think i fail at all levels yeah. but, you know that's some of the fun, you know everything that i believe to be true about kevin's character is absolutely wrong and vice versa about me. >> there's a heartwarming moment in the end. >> there is. >> and we figure it out and racial harmony ensues. >> you get -- laughter ensues as well along the way. >> yes, yes. >> i know that will you like to show your body in your films. >> well, when you have a body like mine you know i know kevin's been on the cover of "men's health." >> yeah. >> and i mean that was your first cover, right? >> yeah. >> because i've done ten of them. >> i noticed you waxed for the movie too. but, see, look -- he's got a good body. i've got a body that is more ainthatable for the average human being.
in. >> well, yeah. >> you were working out by bench pressing kevin. >> that was one of the drills kevin puts me through. >> he curls me. >> were you really bench pressing him or photo shopped? >> no. >> of course. >> we did a lot of takes. >> everything ha happens in movies are real. i just took a lot of testosterone that day and bench pressed you 20 tiles. >> it was about 20 times and he throws me. >> you bench press to get the real abs. >> i wanted to bench press will one time and he smacked me. the first time i was ever smacked. don't touch my tom. >> i'm very sensitive right here. >> he sdofrnts like me to touch his stomach. i learned the hard way. >> we've been laughing for the last week -- you guys have been busy in addition to getting out there and putting this movie out there. over the weekend i know that kevin, you taped a roast for justin bieber. >> we have a little clip of that if we can roll it. >> uh-oh.
>> tonight we're going to do what his parents and legal system should have done a long time ago, we're about to get this boy a [ bleep ] whooping that he deserves. >> good morning, america. >> we are! >> good morning. >> how far is too far to roast? >> you know what, you can go too far and this one, it got a little -- it got a little -- it got a little tough, you know there was a moment where i looked at justin and i saw one tear welling up like one eye couldn't blink. >> he's only 1. >> one eye just wouldn't blink. he was trying to hold it. you better not. he was a good sport. >> you weren't there but ron burgundy was, i understand. >> that's what i heard. >> that's what you heard. >> yeah. >> you also -- look at you -- who knew you were a baseball star? >> who knew? i'm still hoping to be signed by some of the clubs. >> will you stop? nobody is signing you. >> five baseball games, ten positions all in one day. >> last week we raised a bunch of money for cancer for college, over a million dollars and i
played all nine positions, as well as dh. there i am catching. >> don't steal. >> and snacks too and very important advice for players on the field. >> don't pull a muscle. we all pulled a muscle laugh the at this one much can national wait for everyone to see "get hard." thanks for coming. >> all right. >> "get hard" opens nationwide next friday march 27th. coming up how one group of moms solved the dinner dilemma sharing their secrets to feeding your family. [ birds chirping ]
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♪ we're back now with the whole new wave to solve the daily dilemma of dinner for moms trying to help get homemade food on the table sharing their secrets in "the soup club cookbook." paula faris sat down to talk to them about it. ♪ >> reporter: meet the soup club. four moms juggling ten kids and very busy schedules.
>> one of the things we always would talk about on the playground when they were little was the daily chore of getting everybody fed. breakfast, lunch, dinner every day. they eat every single day. >> yes. >> yeah. >> regularly and we wanted to be eating well. we wanted to help each other out and we wanted to also stay connected and so food is the answer to all that and we started soup club. >> reporter: the first rule commitment. once a month each of the women is responsible for soup night hamming the shopping cooking and delivery. >> so if it's your day typically are you spending all day preparing the soup? >> there are ingredients you can prep the day before so that when you're actually cooking you're just assembling. >> i don't have all day so i prep in stages. tend to make tock on the weekends. i do prep in the evenings and so i cook late at night. >> reporter: now most families would think oh let's do a cast casserole casserole. why soup? >> it scales up. it travels well and i think it's
a little bit easier than a casserole. >> you're cooking for 18. is it cost effective? >> oh soup is so cost effective. >> reporter: so what happens if one of you makes the soup and it's not good. do you tell that person. >> well it's just soup right. >> so it's happened. >> it's totally happened something turned out maybe not ideally. >> reporter: but practice makes perfect and the ladies are sharing their soup simmering know-how with the coupe coupe. >> knowing how long a big pot of soup takes to simmer. you can take a shower while it's coming to a simmer. that's news you can use. >> important if you're a mom. >> reporter: and now the soup sensation is catching on. fans starting their own soup clubs across the country so i'm about to jump out of the frying pan and into the stock pot. making a moulee-inspired >> we add the chicken broth. crushed canned tomatoes and
espresso powder. >> i like where this recipe is going. >> you're adding in 2 1/2 pounds of ground beef you ground already. 30 minutes loosely covered and then it's ready. bon appetit. >> own appetit. to the soup club. >> ah. >> okay so i legitimately made this soup in my kitchen. >> wow. >> it's vegetable minestrone. all about sides. put a little pesto, some parmesan. >> you made that too. >> what i love about this my kids got involved. all about community, feed your family feed your friends, feed yourself. it's really just people helping people. >> very healthy. >> you don't have to lie. >> really good recipe. >> what's great about the book it automatically -- you don't have to multiply by four. it makes a large vat for you. >> great stuff, paula, thank you. >> have some. >> get the east
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. good morning. i'm kristen sze. meteorologist mike nicco takes us back to the 70s in terms of temperatures that is. >> very nice. i like that. a lot of our inland temperatures in the low to mid 70s. we'll be 65 here in san francisco. maybe a few clouds along the coast. a pretty sunny day. tonight with the clear cry and dry air mid 40s to 50 degrees. it's going to be warmest tomorrow. a cold front will sideswipe us tomorrow. a better chance for a rain on monday. >> we'retuck in slow and go traffic. look at that long line of traffic all the way back into
fremont fremont. we have an accident here announcer: it's "live! with kelly & michael." today, one of our favorite funny guys, will ferrell. and one of our favorite dancing guys derek hough. plus, one of our favorite sportscasters, erin andrews takes the seat at the co-host desk. all next on "live." [captioning made possible by disney-abc domestic television] now, here are michael strahan and erin andrews! [cheers and applause] ♪ michael: hello! erin: yeah.