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good morning. i'm nick watt. >> a good morning, i'm nick watt in for kendis gibson. >> and diane macedo. here are some of the top headlines this morning on "world news now." hurricane hermine is gone but not letting itself be forgotten. a post tropical cyclone. the storm is about 300 miles off the coast and keeping beaches closed. breaking news, north korea has fired three ballistic missiles off the east coast as major world leaders including president obama meet 650 miles away in eastern china. last month north korea launched a missile which landed in the sea of japan. a nascar favorite says he hopes to be racing in 2017. dale earnhardt jr. talks about his latest battle with concussion type symptoms. and more than 100,000 worshippers packed into st.
peter's square to witness history -- the canonization of mother teresa. pope francis has officially elevated her to saint less than 20 years after her death. those are some of the top stories on this labor day, september 5th. from abc news, this is "world news now." move on. >> we begin this half hour with the post tropical cyclone once known as hurricane hermine. the system is off the mid-atlantic coast, but tropical storm warnings have been canceled for new york city and points south. still, they are in effect for the end of of long island and southern new england. and it may take a turn toward boston. >> even at about 300 miles offshore, the former hermine is still churning up the surf and creating dangerous rip currents. most northeast beaches are closed from ocean city, maryland, to ocean city, delaware, to
ocean city, new jersey. there are worries now about beach erosion. abc's eva pilgrim has more. >> reporter: hermine taking aim at the same coastal communities devastated by superstorm sandy. in new jersey, beaches empty and chris christie declaring a state of emergency. >> our mode now is sort of a wait-and-watch mode. >> reporter: crews keeping the storm surge at bay. the biggest threats -- coastal flooding, rip currents and beach erosion. >> the water came to the middle of the door is. that pretty much ruined everything that was in the garage. >> reporter: glen still remembers returning to the jersey shore homes toppled, neighborhoods destroyed, belongings turned into piles of trash. four years later rebuilt but not willing to take chances. cutting his weekend short, leaving before high tide. take a look. you can see the dune taking a beating from the crashing waves this weekend. the beach here is closed.
eva pilgrim, abc news, long beach island, new jersey. the storm may have lost a lot of punch. it's not going away quietly. >> accu-weather's paul williams is keeping an eye on it for us. good morning, paul. >> good morning. here's the latest on what's happening with hermine. this counterclockwise rotation will continue to bring in additional moisture and creating windy conditions on the coast. on the other side is a high-pressure system. the combination increased the winds between 30 and 50 miles per hour winds occasionally happening here. we're going to have a significant impact that starts monday with the problem with beach erosion as well as dangerous surf from virginia beach up toward long beach. not only that, we'll have impacts going into tuesday as well. that's going to include strong winds, beach erosion as well as rough surf. as you take a look at what's happening, we have that system that's going to be off the coast creating the wind and rain and the tracking is expected to veer toward the
northeast. >> thanks. even away from the shore, hurricane hermine is leaving behind reminders of the weekend. it's not beach erosion but road erosion. a giant sinkhole in wilmington, north carolina. but residents say you can't just blame the hurricane. this is the third time the road has been closed because of a sinkhole. donald trump is still being asked to clarify his immigration plan even after his trip to mexico and his big immigration policy speech on. abc's "this week," his campaign manager, kellyanne conway, says they'll have to assess the situation once all the criminals who enter the country illegal redeported. he -- illegally are deported. she is adamant that trump isness wavering. >> -- trump is not wavering. >> he will build that wall and he's been consistent on that since day one. he'll have mexico pay for it.
his position has never changed on this side or that side of the border. she added it was a productive meeting. an intense manhunt continues in las vegas for a murder suspect on the run. alonzo perez was left alone for a few minutes in an interview room at the police station. he somehow managed to get his handcuffs off and escaped. he is considered armed and dangerous. protest against the national anthem moved to a new athletic field thanks to a soccer star. u.s. world cup star megan rapinoe kneeled, saying it was a nod to colin kaepernick. she says she will keep doing it to spark meaningful conversation. speaking of kaepernick, his protest against racism and police brutality has sparked an angry reaction from one law enforcement group. the news came as the san francisco q.b. was supposed to address the situation at a california church. abc's ron claiborne has the
latest. >> reporter: colin kaepernick was supposed to confront controversy -- >> every plan of being here. because of the rigors of his training -- >> reporter: the 49ers quarterback couldn't make it to a church service in san francisco where he was set to talk about why he refuses to stand for the national anthem. >> kaepernick will be working with the naacp. he will be working with other community-based organizations. >> reporter: support from some in the room was obvious. the nfl star had planned to further explain the protest he started earlier this preseason. ♪ whose broad stripes and bright stars ♪ >> reporter: now new fallout. the police union in santa clara, where the 49ers play, sending a blistering letter to team management. it says, "the 49ers organization has taken no action to stop or prevent mr. kaepernick from continuing to make inaccurate,
incorrect, and inflammatory statements." >> we have cops that are murdering people. we have cops in the sfpd that are blatantly racist. >> reporter: the union's letter suggests that some officers may not accept off-duty work protecting the stadium. >> i don't support the boycott. my number-one priority and my responsibility as the chief of police is to provide security for the entire city. >> reporter: despite the backlash, kaepernick says his protest will go on until he says real change comes. ron claiborne, abc news, new york. the first big weekend of college football season is over, and we may already have the game of the year. texas was up two on notre dame late in the fourth. they blocked an extra point. notre dame returns it for two points. and the game heads to overtime. in second overtime, texas is down three. the longhorns' tie row swoops --
tyrone swoops scores the game winner. not even the flip over. the williams both in action in the fourth round of the u.s. open. if they keep winning, they'll play each other in the semifinals. serena has already notched another record. abc's sarah haines has the details. >> reporter: all it took was an ace like this one. serena williams driving home the point that put her over the top. in the match that put her over the line for the most major tournament wins by a female player. >> female athletes can be great, too. >> reporter: hitting the 307 mark ties her with roger federer for the most of anyone to ever play the sport. >> wow! that's pretty awesome. and honestly, what a better place than here where everything first started. >> reporter: serena williams has made a career of smashing
records and turning heads. >> nice. [ applause ] >> reporter: for the victory on saturday, she's giving credit to her outfit. >> they're my wonder woman sleeves. superwoman. >> reporter: she's gunning for her seventh u.s. open singles title coming off being named nike's greatest athlete ever. >> serena williams should be in the top five or top ten of any conversation, male or female. this dominance is so extraordinary. >> reporter: as the highest paid female athlete in the world, the tennis superstar is redefining the word "icon," not just on the court but alongside her constellation of a-list bffs like beyonce, drake, and anna wintour. >> it's easy to look and say, yes, that's serena, that's what she does. we should all step back and say, oh, my god, serena william, we have never seen anything like this. >> reporter: sarah haines, abc news, new york. >> in case you missed it over the weekend, a los angeles skyscraper became the tallest building west of the
mississippi. the final piece was a 58-foot hollow cylinder completing thespire of the wilshire grand. >> besides its 1,100-foot height, the wig -- wilshire grand doesn't have a flat roof. it had been mandatory for emergency landings, but no more. >> now they have a tactical landing platform. >> i don't care, i'm not visiting. i live in los angeles, and i'm scared in my two-story house with shaking. >> the building so high in a city that shakes -- >> presumably they know what they are doing. >> i'll stay here. you let me know how it goes in l.a. coming up, the frightening malfunction of a carnival ride that sent eight to the hospital. where it happened and what the ride operators said -- what the operator has said to have done wrong. and why both hillary clinton and donald trump would do well to focus more time on minority
check out this high speed chase in milwaukee. the police gave the driver one warning to stop. when that driver kept on going, police used the pit maneuver clipping the back of the car, sending the car spinning out of control. four armed suspects were arrested. now to a heart stopping moment caught on camera during a family ski trip to new zealand. an 11-year-old boy slipped while on a chairlift and ended up dangling 30 feet off the ground. the boy's dad and uncle were losing their grip on his arm when workers grabbed a blanket and held it out to break his fall. luckily the boy was not hurt and his family actually continued
skiing. >> they continued skiing? >> hopefully after they found him on the mountain. closer to home, authorities are investigating a carnival in tennessee where a spinning ride malfunctioned sending eight people to the hospital. >> it's the latest in a rash of carnival accidents across the country this summer. marci gonzalez with the latest. >> reporter: a dozen people, mostly children, recovering after terrifying fair accidents in two states. >> the harness came off, and i had fallen -- i had fallen on to the railing in the middle of the ride. >> reporter: the moonraker ride malfunctioned saturday. teens left dangling. some falling from their seats. >> i'm glad we did not die today. >> the ride operator panicked and hit a button that released the safety bars before the ride was in the cradle. >> reporter: this within hours of another fair accident in chicago. >> multiple injuries. >> reporter: six children hitting their heads when a
roller coaster came to an abrupt stop. >> one of the little girls whipped forward and hit her face on part of the ride. >> reporter: it's the latest of recent scares at carnivals across the country. in may an 11-year-old suffering severe head trauma, her hair caught in this ride in nebraska. >> there are risks in every amusement rides. the majority of the incident that's occur on amusement rides today are human error. >> reporter: an industry expert tells abc news, americans take a billion carnival rides nearly. accidents are rare. about 13,000 suffer injuries requiring emergency room visits every year. marci gonzalez, abc news, new york. >> legally it's tricky. the carnival operator can't write you're doing this and they're an solved. >> they say that, but it doesn't fully absolve them. it's a mine field. >> it's precedent for both. >> there is. >> coming up, this year's wild
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♪ ♪ ♪ the presidential candidates have been criss-crossing key campaign states, but they both apparently have unfinished work have been chris crossing key campaign states. they both have a lot of unfinished work to do in the keystone state. >> for both hillary clinton and donald trump victory might come down to pennsylvania's minority voters. here's abc's martha raddatz. >> reporter: north philadelphia in all its rich diversity. this is clinton country. at least it should be. do you trust hillary clinton? >> trust? define trust. >> reporter: it's not that she has to worry about lots of voters here supporting her rival. how about donald trump? >> that bad boy.
>> reporter: with the candidate in single digits among black and latino voters, it takes guts to wear this. >> our country is getting lost, in so many ways. >> reporter: daphne is a proud republican, and trump's message resonates. >> immigration policy definitely affects us in the job area. they act like black people don't want to work, so let anybody and everybody including terrorists or whoever is coming. we don't know who's coming through. >> reporter: but she's the exception. if donald trump reached out and said to the african american american community -- >> we're not buying it. we're not buying it. >> i don't know. i guess i'm voting for her because i'm not going to vote for trump. i don't really like her. >> reporter: it's that lack of enthusiasm for clinton that keeps her strategists up at night. why? because the philadelphia area provides pretty much the only reliable vote democrats have in this state with a deep urban rural divide.
a couple of months ago i went to western pennsylvania to see whether trump could turn out his base there. probably yes. >> he's no holds bar and straight to the point. >> reporter: trump needs pennsylvania. democrats could end trump's dreams of the presidency here, but they need that firewall of urban minority turnout that got clinton through the primaries. who are you supporting in the presidential race? >> hillary clinton. i think she's going to be better than donald trump. >> reporter: and you'll definitely vote? >> yes. definitely. >> reporter: one down, many more votes to get out. hands down, the most fascinating election season i've -- i read today in the new -- in "the new york times," that a small pocket of bosnian american voters i think in michigan could hold the key. that's one theory. >> i always wonder what it's like for people from foreign
made a return to the field scoring two first half touchdowns in saturday's 28-7 home win over villanova. >> he did it less than four months after beating cancer. here's john donvan. >> reporter: number 24, james connor taking the field against vil know in a and the place explodes. that's because everyone knew. they knew what a tough year he'd just been through. it started last season with this image. >> showed a tumor about seven centimeters in the chest and some swollen lymph nodes tumors in my neck. >> reporter: it was hodgkin's lymphoma. a cancer that now ashs >> the fear of dying, the fear of chemotherapy, not knowing what to expect. >> reporter: but he was all in. days has a high rate of recovery but only after a lot of chemotherapy. 12 rounds of chemo while never missing a preseason workout. >> i wanted to be around everyone. i didn't want to fall too far behind.
>> reporter: and here's what happened. >> james connor. the handoff >> reporter: the cancer retreated. it's gone, and that's what . everyone knew when he got the ball on saturday. >> here comes connor. >> reporter: and then connor scored and then scored again leading his team to victory. >> fear is a choice. fear is a don't fear nothing. >> reporter: and that, during choice. this tough year, is what connor himself knew. what a game. abc news. he leads the team out on the field. gets a standing ovation. when he gets the ball, gets another ovation. he carries the ball for 53 yards. and three catches. >> that's the news for this half hour. >> remember to follow us on facebook. . >> remember to follow us on facebook. >> remember to follow us on facebook.
this morning on "world news now," hermine causing trouble this holiday weekend. >> the storm now a post tropical cyclone causing dangerous conditions for many along the shore in the northeast, as communities in the south are cleaning up the mess left behind. we're tracking the story with accu-weather. and as the anger grows over colin kaepernick's national anthem protest, another athlete takes a knee in solidarity. the controversy gaining more attention overnight with this latest development. we'll have full details ahead. a rare closeup of a living baseball legend. the famously private derek jeter opens up about his amazing 20-season career with the new york yankees, and why he says he can't just retire and chill out. what are his plans now? and double vision. meet the couple that proves if you dress together, you stay together.
we'll check out their snazzy coordinated clothing and see if there's something to their perfect matching system. it's monday, september 5th. >> from abc news, this is "world news now." we should have planned our matching labor day weekend outfits. >> we did not. good morning. and happy labor day. i'm nick watt in for kendis gibson. >> i'm diane macedo. let's get right to the stormy weather on the northeastern shorelines. tropical storm warnings canceled, but the remnants of hermine, a post tropical cyclone around the coast. >> hermine has sustained winds of 70 miles per hour and is generating heavy surf and dangerous rip currents. beaches are closed on cape cod and people are advised to stay out of the water. >> ocean city's delaware beaches were deserted yesterday with no swimming or surfing permitted. even some 300 miles offshore, the storm was turning up the
ocean. the surging surf is one of the few signs of hermine prowling the atlantic off the east seaboard with sustained winds of 70 miles per hour. you can feel it in the house. when the waves hit, the pilings shake. >> reporter: rip currents closed some beaches. >> we have many signs up, and people still ask if it's okay to swim. we've had to tell the people and lifeguards have opinion very -- have been careful with keeping people out of the water. >> reporter: it was a tough sell. >> it's beautiful out right now. >> reporter: but officials warned residents not to be deceived by sunday's sunny weather. >> there is a dangerous storm still lurking just off the coast that is inching closer to us every hour. >> reporter: threatening severe erosion like this. eva pilgrim is in new jersey. >> reporter: this dune already taking a hit from the crashing waves this weekend. the beach here closed. >> reporter: crews are working
through the weekend shoring up sand dunes to keep the water at bay. and hermine is making rough passage for royal caribbean's "anthem of the seas." >> dishes going all over the place. >> reporter: hermine is expected to remain powerful off the mid atlantic coast. but the effects are confined to coastal areas. flooding, rough surf, and beach erosion are the biggest concerns from virginia to southern new england. those concerns with continue along the east coast and for the next several days. >> paul williams is tracking the storm for us. good morning, paul. >> good morning to you, as well. hermine still causing problems with the counterclockwise circulation. we're expecting beach erosion and dangerous surf. this will happen from the coastal region, connecticut down through the jersey coast all the way through down toward virginia beach. here's the primary concern. we're talking about rough surf. coastal flooding. beach erosion and very strong winds with the storm. it's been subtropical. it's going to cause residual effects.
diane, nick? >> thank you. donald trump is expected to send labor day off the campaign trail after making his first direct pitch to an african-american audience. trump visited a predominantly black church in detroit telling the congregation he was there to listen and learn. he called black churches the conscience of our country and said the nation needs a civil rights agenda for our time. >> i understand the african american community has suffered from discrimination, and there are many wrongs that must be made right. >> reporter: trump's campaign manager is insisting his immigration policy has never changed. kellyanne conway says trump will build a wall at mexico's expense. a new abc news poll shows nearly 80% of voters don't believe trump will get mexico to pay. and president obama is wrapping up the g20 summit in china today.
he's sitting down with the french president and german chancellor to discuss the situation ukraine is expected to meet on the sidelines with russian president vladimir putin. talks will continue with the u.s. and russia in hopes of establishing a cease-fire. president obama says john kerry and russia's foreign minister have been working around the clock. neither side has said what's holding up a deal. a cease-fire allows humanitarian aid to reach hundreds of thousands of civilians. israel fires at syrian army in response to what's being called a breach of israeli sovereignty. no injuries reported in either incident. the syrian army says the shells appear to be stray fire from that nation's civil war. the decades' long search for a missing minnesota boy ended. the remains of jacob wetterling were discovered not far from where he was last seen riding his bike. but there are many lingering
questions about his disa -- disappearance. >> reporter: a major break in a missing case. authorities confirming the 11-year-old's remains have been found. >> my prayers and thoughts are with them. >> the family needs peace. to know where he is, not to wonder is he still out there. >> reporter: the family releasing a statement saying they are in deep grief and did not want jacob's story to end this way. >> last week an 11-year-old boy jacob wetterling was kidnapped from the streets of minnesota. >> reporter: his story captured the nation's attention. >> it's discouraging. mornings are, i think, the worst for me. it's like another day. >> reporter: it was 1989 in st. joseph, minnesota, when a masked gunman abducted jacob who was riding his bike home with his brother and a friend. since then court documents show investigators questioned this man, daniel heinrich, in connection with several sex assault cases in minnesota. he's currently in jail on child
pornography charges which he denies. kstp reporting it was heinrich who led authorities to the remains. it's turned him from person of interest to suspect. in 1994, jacob's family turned anguish to action, helping to pass jacob's law requiring child sex offenders to register in every state. abc news, washington. nascar favorite dale earnhardt jr. says he hopes to be back on the track next season. earnhardt spoke sunday in south air is linea. friday he announced he's done for this season due to concussion like symptoms following a june crash. he missed time four years ago following two concussions. he says if his doctors tell him he can drive, his decision will be easier. u.s. soccer star megan rapinoe gives a little nod to the nfl's colin kaepernick by taking a knee. she knelt as the national anthem
was played before the soccer league game in chicago. the world cup and olympic champion said as a gay american she knows what it means to look at the flag and not have it protect all your liberties. oklahoma regulators ordered more than three dozen disposal wells closed after a recordtying earthquake this weekend. the wells were associated with fracking can many frame for the recent rash of quakes. >> reporter: cleanup after the quake hit. this sudden and violent shaking -- >> we got a building collapse. we're going to have to do some assessment on the damages. >> reporter: sending stone plunging from the top of this building. the sides of homes crumbling off. >> i see all this going, oh, my gosh. wow. i can't believe that. >> reporter: food thrown from the shelves of this grocery store. >> the whole thing was going like this. it was bad. >> reporter: the quake felt from texas to nebraska. and the question -- was this 5.6
earthquake the most powerful to hit the state in years and tied for the strongest ever manmade? >> several of the larger earthquakes in oklahoma over the past few years have been linked waste water disposal from oil and gas production. >> reporter: scientists say a lot of that water comes from a process known as fracking. much of the water injected back into deep wells in the ground, linked to tremors. more than 900 3. or larger quakes hitting the state last year. in response to the earthquake, dozens of wells ordered to be shut down around the epicenter. abc news, los angeles. timing is everything. especially when you're snapping pictures during a sporting event. >> check out this shot from a game in texas. it looks like the quarterback had the ghost blocker. that's the helmet of his real blocker after it was sent flying. >> that's perfect.
>> check out this football player. he looks more like a break dancer. this happened during the notre dame/texas game. st. brown did a one-handed flip over a texas player to score this touchdown. this gave them their first touchdown of the game. texas won in double overtime. if there was a competition for memes, this guy wins it for everybody. that photo is making the rounds. people are having lots of photoshop fun with it. >> that's athleticism. that's beauty. that's beautiful. >> i like this one. you got served. there's another one of him -- >> that's really tickled you. that's really tickled you. >> there's one of him breakdancing on top of a piece of cardboard. i love a good meme. those are pretty good ones. very good move. even if you see it on video, impressive. coming up, a rare up close and personal look at derek jeter. he's notorious for being private. he's opening up about his career
with the yankees and what he hopes to accomplish off the field. first, another legend has just joined the ranks of sainthood. what we're learning this morning about the woman who pope francis describes as a tireless worker of mercy. and remember to find us on facebook at wnnfans.com. twitter at abcwnn. you're watching "world news now."
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the passengers and crew of a sport fishing boat are thankful this morning for the actions of the crew of a commercial fishing boat. the 64-foot inconvicta crashed off mexico overnight and was taking on water. while the u.s. coast guard awaited permission to enter mexican territory, the crew of the "sweet marie" swept in and rescued the other boat's passengers. the crew then kept them on board until the coast guard could arrive and bring them to safety. turning overseas now to a legacy of another good samaritan times about a million. >> roughly speaking. pope francis has officially elevated mother teresa to sainthood historically speaking at lightning speed. more on the story. >> reporter: to many she has long been a saint. thousands of worshippers packed into a sunny st. peter's square for the canonization of mother teresa. pope francis telling them the newest saint was a tireless
worker of mercy. >> she was an amazing woman. i think it's really important that this day has come for a lot of people. >> reporter: the so-called saint of the gutter was born in 1910 in modern day macedonia. it was in the slums of calcutta, india, that mother teresa found her home and life's work. she died in 1997 and was put on the fast track to sainthood by pope john paul ii, now a saint himself. two miracles have been attributed by the vatican to mother teresa. curing tumors in this indian woman and a brazilian man. the tiny nun who won a nobel peace prize was not without her critics. some accused of her wanting the spotlight, of unhygienic treatment. none of that matters to the masses which included 1500 poor and home will guests who after the canonization were treated to a pizza lunch nerved by nuns courtesy of pope francis. abc news, london.
>> an extraordinary life. she left home 18. never saw her mother or sister again. went to ireland and then india where she made her name and became a celebrity nun. that sari she wore cost $1. >> she won the nobel peace prize in 1979. normally they have a big bank wet for the winner. she chose not to have a banquet. instead, give the money to the poor and hungry in india. >> that makes sense. it would have been bad for her to show up at a $200,000 banquet. >> i suppose. in black tie, you think? or the dollar sari? >> the dollar sari. that was her things. coming up in our next half hour, the intensive manhunt underway in nevada for a murder suspect who police say broke out of his handcuffs and escaped after being left alone in an interrogation room inside a police station. how they say he did it. first, a rare closeup of one of baseball's living legends.
♪ when you recognize something isn't right, make the call to the veterans crisis line at 1-800-273-8255 and press 1. ♪ ♪ november rain the skies are actually looking quite sunny for mr. november. derek jeter. >> you reached far to tie in that song. >> uh-huh. rather proud of that one. as you were. >> after 20 seasons with the new york yankees, derek jeter opened up to ron claiborne with what's on store for him after baseball. >> reporter: derek jeter has been a busy man since he retired on the sideline at the university of michigan football opener saturday.
a yankees world series reunion, tending to his many business and endorsement deals. >> glasses. >> reporter: we caught up with him in michigan, the local hero giving advice to football players at n an event promoting a new nike air jordan brand. >> i'm busier now than i was when i played. >> reporter: why not chill? is that not you? >> i tried it for a couple weeks, but then you get bored. >> reporter: oh, come on. and he also squeezed in a wedding, his own, to his longtime girlfriend, model hannah davis . how is married life? >> it's only been a couple months, but it's been good. >> reporter: it's been two years since he hung up his baseball spikes at age 41. >> i miss the camaraderie, i miss being in the clubhouse with teammates. i don't miss the long trips of getting in at 4:00 in the morning. my ultimate aspiration is to be an owner, part of an ownership group. >> reporter: leaving the pro
sports world doesn't mean he's stopped following it. i asked him about athletes taking a stand on social issues, incoming michael jordan speaking out about the police killings of african americans and the violence aimed at officers. >> i think a lot of times athletes get a hard rap for not speaking up, and when they do, people tell them to be quiet. i think it's entirely up to them. >> reporter: as for jeter's future, where do you see yourself at age 50? >> happy. i want to have a family. i want to have kids. god willing i do. doing things i'm passionate about. >> reporter: and jeter revealing even in retirement, the key to his own success, always being prepared. >> my biggest fear in life is being unprepared in anything i do. i was unprepared in this interview, so you made me nervous. i'm just playing. >> reporter: ron claiborne, abc news, new york. coming up, the new species of fish named after president obama. >> and the 70-something couple
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surprisingly, kids with poor oral health are three times more likely to miss school. crest. don't let them miss out. time now for "the mix," and we start with a brand new species of fish. this little guy was discovered 300 feet down in a coral reef in hawaii. and they have decided to name the fish after president obama. >> are you going to give us the name of the marine reserve? >> correct. the fish is known to live only within a certain national monument. >> that was very good. >> and i don't know very much else about the story because i spent the whole time trying to figure out how to pronounce that. >> okay, i can add that this is not the first animal the president has had named after him. he had a dinosaur named after him.
>> i hope he was as big a fan of the fish as the dinosaur. he said that's a nice-looking fish. >> he's also had a parasitic hair worm that infects crickets named after him. >> do you want that? >> probably not. if you're president, people name things after you. >> a parasitic hair worm? >> it's a cute fish. i'd like that. that's nice. should we move on? >> yeah. now we have ed, age 76, fran, age 74. they've been married 54 years. and they dress in matching outfits every day. >> is that their secret to their long lasting love? >> this couple, they have a love that -- i'm going to say it, they have a love my wife and i will never have. >> how cute are they. >> that's the bumble bee, black yellow/yellow black. and they send a photo to their grandson every day with a little sort of note saying good morning.
happy monday. and these photographs. and, of course, the grandson is 17. so this has gone all over social media. aquamarine there. isn't that lovely? >> i wonder every time one of them buys an article of clothing, does it have to come with something that matches. >> this is a big deal in korea where public displays of affection are frowned upon, so they show their love by wearing matching outfits. fran and ed, we love you. we envy you. >> should we match tomorrow? >> maybe. >> we'll work on it. we're going to file the next story under the category of you had one job. this is at a south carolina high school. the jv game, it features some -- >> no respect. >> abnormal sidelines. the school announced it will be redrawing the field, but this photo retweeted over 5,000 times. and now to the cat and the watermelon. do we have time? >> yeah. just show it.
this morning on "world news now," hermine moves out to sea, this morning on "world news now," hermine moves out to sea, but not before bringing potentially dangerous conditions to the northeast with regions in the south cleaning up from the damage. accuweather has the latest on the storm trek. donald trump spends some time in church this weekend appealing to a predominantly black audience saying when it comes to racial equality, there are many wrong that must be made right. meanwhile, his campaign manager says he's not chancing his stance on the border wall. and new this half hour, the murder suspect apparently turned magician. >> an intense manhunt for a killer who escaped from a police station and stole a getaway vehicle all while handcuffed. what we're finding out about how he did it. and actor stanley tucci may
soon have the devil to pay over what he told reporters this weekend that now has so many "devil wears prada" fans crying into their hermes scarves. that's in "the skinny." it's monday, labor day, september 5th. from abc news, this is "world news now." >> trendy there with the lingo. good morning to you all, i'm diane macedo. >> good morning, i'm nick watt in for kendis gibson. the big story this morning is the storm system of the northeast coast. tropical storm warnings have been canceled for everywhere south of new york city but are in effect for the end of long island and southern new england. the remnants of return hermine are only moving at 3 miles per hour. >> the post-tropical cyclone's 70-mile-an-hour winds are enough to churn up the surf and make dangerous rip currents.
most northeast beaches are closed for swimming and other water activities. abc has more. >> reporter: big breakers taking a bite out of new jersey beaches, eroding the shoreline. in ocean city, large waves, dangerous rip currents and winds busting beach-goers' labor day weekend. rough waters rocking passengers aboard royal caribbean's "anthem of the seas" bound for bermuda from new jersey. >> dishes going all over the place. >> reporter: further south in parts of virginia, neighborhoods under water. >> you have to make the best of the situation. >> we've dealt with it our whole lives. we just don't take our cars in it. >> reporter: hermine first making landfall early friday. it's been a night of tornado warnings, torrential rains. the eye a couple of miles away. i was in the eye as it made landfall, tracking it all as 80 mile-per-hour winds tossed trees
and hit the coast. the gusting winds exploding and igniting power lines. leaving thousands without power. more than 60,000 in florida still without service, and claiming a life. >> ferocious. absolutely ferocious. >> reporter: just north of tampa still under siege after more rain fell on the already saturated land. the governor urging people to evacuate their homes. and hermine wasn't done. marching north, hitting georgia and the carolinas with tropical storm-strength winds. gusts toppling this tractor-trailer and killing the driver. in hatteras, the storm spawning a tornado, dumping these trailers into a creek and injuring four. abc news, new york. the storm system is still going to cause problems today for holiday beach-goers and for new england's biggest city. >> let's get the latest from paul williams. good morning. >> good morning to you as well. keeping a close eye on hermine
windy conditions to kick off along the coast with flooding and possibility of beach erosion. here's the expecting tracking of what's going to happen with post-tropical cyclone hermine, tracking back to the northeast and carrying parts of the storm with it. causing concern for winds along the coast. not only concerned about bad weather there but throughout the midwest. this stormfront kicking off strong storms throughout portions of minnesota all the way down toward nebraska. >> thanks, paul. president obama spends his second and final day in china for the g20 summit after a snub, he met with his chinese counterpart in addition to economics, china's human rights record was on president obama's agenda. he heads to laos on tuesday. and breaking news with the president and world leaders in the region. north korea has test fired three ballistic missiles from its east coast. north korea regularly engages in missile and rocket tests,
especially when the world's eyes are turned to northeast asia. anti-government protests enter the second week in brazil. an estimated 50,000 people filled the streets of sao paolo. police fired tear gas to stop vandals during what began as a peaceful demonstration. they're upset over the ouster of president dilma rousseff. she was found guilty of breaking budgetary laws. hillary clinton is in ohio and illinois while donald trump is expected to take the day off. trump reached out to black voters like never before. mary bruce is on the campaign trail. >> reporter: donald trump marking a major first. >> i am hear to listen to you. >> reporter: swaying along a detroit church service as he made a direct appeal to african american voters. >> i fully understand the african american community has suffered from discrimination and
that there are many wrongs that must still be made right. >> reporter: debuting a more subdued tone after fiery appeals in front of nearly all-white crowds. >> i'm asking for the vote of every single african american citizen. you're living in poverty. your schools are no good. you have no jobs. what the hell do you have to lose? >> reporter: trump supporter ben carson showing him around his old detroit neighborhood. >> when i was growing up, it was a very prosperous city. >> reporter: carson's memories of the old days interrupted by this bizarre moment. >> my luggage. hold on. >> reporter: trump's most vocal african-american backer, pastor mark burn, is admitting he overstated his resume after this contentious interview. >> thank you very much. i appreciate you coming. >> reporter: hillary clinton has been noticeably quiet
on the trail, fundraising with big donors and celebrities instead, and still avoiding the press. >> is this going to change? >> she's talking to press. hundreds of interviews. i'm doing the same. the labor day to election day stretch is going to ramp up even more. >> reporter: clinton will be back out on the trail here in ohio later today, but still no word on when she plans to hold her next full-blown press conference. it's been 275 days since her last one. mary bruce abc news, cleveland. saturday evening at a los angeles area park turned into a nightmare after a swarm of bees attacked. 20 people were stung and three of them taken to the hospital. witnesses sat there were thousands of bees chasing hundreds of people. the bees reportedly emerged from an underground utility box. an idaho bus driver was fired after a video shows the driver pouring water on a student during a confrontation she also demand that students speak english instead of spanish. students said they had
complained about the driver before the incident. this weekend, tennis superstar serena williams picked up one record and is on her way to two more with her straight sets of victory in the u.s. open. she's now won more matches in grand slam singles events than any other woman and as many as any man. and if she wins the u.s. open, williams will have the most championships and the most u.s. open titles. on the men's side. rafael nadal is out, losing a fifth set tiebreaker to lucas pouille. the match took more than four hours. nadal is a two-time u.s. open champion and fourth seed this year. he missed a shot that he never used to miss and hit the net. the 22-year-old pouille went on to win. the next story shows some people have way too much time on their hands. >> uh-huh. they do.
what you're looking at is an internet stream from jackson hole, wyoming. doesn't look like much, but thousands of people are watching it. people think it's because somebody said they're going to do something cool. >> apparently nobody did anything cool, but when people tuned in they were interested. they kept doing it. the more people get into it, the more they continue to wonder why they're using minutes of their life they'll never get back. >> i think people like unproduced ordinary -- i mean, slow tv. have you heard of that in norway? they watch people knitting for hours. they have a camera on a boat for hours. >> they go through things that happen in history and re-create them. if it took seven hours to take a train ride, they'll take seven hours. >> do you remember cheesus? >> no, i don't. >> there was a block of cheese,
and thousands of people watched in to watch a cheese aging. paint drawing. >> i don't know about that one. i think there once was an art exhibit that was a light bulb, and it would turn on at random times. that's all it was, a light plub. everyone in that room of the museum would keep looking at the light bulb no matter what they were doing. they needed to see what was going to happen. i think that's what's happening here. coming up, the murder suspect who took his disappearing act on the road. police in nevada have launched an intensive manhunt for a killer who managed to break out of his handcuffs and disappear from an interrogation room inside a police station. and he's the spitting image of his dad. now arnold schwarzenegger's son re-created one of daddy's most famous "terminator" scenes frame by frame. the full story ahead in "the skinny." first here's a look at today's forecast. "world news now" weather brought to you by cats pride fresh and light. brought to you by cats pride fresh and light. to you by cats pride
police in wisconsin sta police in wisconsin say a driver may have been going as fast as 100 miles per hour when he crashed into two buildings, a fence, a light pole and a tree. it came to a stop when it crashed into an accounting firm leaving behind a trail of debris 100 feet from the crash. an intensive manhunt in nevada for a suspect who escaped police custody. >> he managed to break out of his handcuffs and disappear right out of an interrogation room inside the police station. abc's ron claiborne has the story.
>> reporter: authorities in las vegas looking for an alleged killer. this man, 25-year-old alonzo perez. he was arrested for murder friday morning and placed into a police interrogation room in handcuffs. police say when the detective left the room he made his move. >> he twisted the handcuffs until they broke. after they broke he was able to flee the building. >> reporter: he allegedly stole this pickup truck. the truck was recovered saturday but no sign of perez. earlier this summer in florida, not an accused murderer broke free from his handcuffs inside a courtroom and escaped. he was captured a few days later. perez, a convicted felon, is accused of shooting a man who let a door close on a woman with perez at a mcdonald's. >> you let this man escape. how is anybody supposed to feel safe right now, anybody in las vegas, nevada? how are they supposed to feel safe? not appear he took any weapons
when he made his escape, but they believe he's now armed and dangerous. ron they borne, -- ron claiborne, abc news, new york. when we come back, why an nba star is taking a leave of absence from the basketball court. and why stanley tucci may have the devil to pay over what he said about "the devil wears prada." "the skinny" is next. but at this moment, she's fighting a brain tumor.
♪ skinny so skinny ♪ time now for "the skinny," and topping our headlines this labor day, an nba star taking a break to care for his wife. >> the new orleans pelicans say jrue holiday will be taking leave. his wife, lauren holliday, who is eight months pregnant with their first child needs surgery to remove a brain tumor. >> she's a former ucla soccer player who won two olympics gold medals in 2008 and 2012. the surgery is scheduled for six weeks after their daughter's birth in mid-october. >> in a newspaper interview, drew quoted as saying, "my wife is the most important things in the world to me. she comes before anything else." he also went on to say of his wife, "she's the toughest woman i know. that's the reason why i married her." next to some significantly lighter news, but a distressing
revolution for fans of "the devil wears prada." >> over the weekend, stanley tucci was given a lifetime achievement award in paris. but speaking with "the hollywood reporter," he shot down any notion there will ever with a sequel to "the devil wears prada. ". >> guard your loins. did someone eat an onion bagel? >> tucci says, "a devil wears prada 2" is never going to happen." describing the original has being so great because it was perfect in every way. >> you can't improve on perfection, darling. >> apparently not. >> you cannot. next, an attempt to improve another original. >> arnold schwarzenegger's son joseph who is the spitting image of his father has re-created his dad's iconic scene from "terminator 2," almost literally
frame by frame. ♪ >> that's it. >> um, that's very good. >> frame by frame. >> frame by frame, and joseph, you may remember, is the son of mildred boehner who is schwarzenegger's former housekeeper with whom he had an affair while married to ex-wife maria shriver. and amazingly it took years for people to realize that that was arnold's son. >> it is surprising they didn't realize. he made this to celebrate the 25th anniversary of "judgment day" after the reboot of the movie was confirmed for next year. curious how they put that together, it's soy exact.
>> i don't know. it's magic. it's the movies. >> i'm excited to see it in 3-d. i may have to take a trip to the movies for that. and finally, another blast from the past from abc's parent company. >> a lost world of disney will be made public for the first time in a collection of images and sketches from films from our parent company that never made the cut. >> they have been tucked away for decades inside the disney archives. they include this beautiful image of the blue fairy working her magic on pinocchio. >> and this depicts mickey house and goofy and donald duck facing a cass nell the sky for the "jack and the bean stalk" segment of "fun and fancy free." >> this was for "the sorcerer's o on -- apprentice." >> and a snapshot of the man who started it all, walt disney himself from 1942 working on
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parent company disney has been inspiring kids and employees to help local communities with the summer of service. i recently checked out a school in downtown los angeles to see how it works. >> reporter: back to school time at 9th street elementary, but not everyone can afford a backpack. >> new backpack. >> it's not a luxury. it's something they need for school. >> reporter: disney teamed up with the charity baby to baby and donated all these young stars donating their time. not all kids are lucky as you. do you realize that? >> yes. of course we do. >> reporter: is that why you're here? >> yes. >> reporter: now meet a girl who volunteers at another school. how long have you been volunteering there? >> since i was 8. >> reporter: she just applied for an abc summer of service grant. that means she could get $500 to help continue her work giving back. >> we decided to get the kids
chessboards and sets so they're able to play. >> reporter: do you play? >> yes. >> reporter: are you any good? >> no. >> reporter: now, these backpacks aren't empty. disney employees filled them. that's pretty cool. >> everything that they need in school. >> reporter: smiles all around. when you see that smile -- >> i have accomplished the world. >> got backpacks. >> reporter: i could watch this all day and maybe shed a tear or two. >> such a cute story. >> it was very sweet. only problem is, all the backpacks are the same so when they come out of class, little billy and tommy, whose is whose? >> hope they're not wearing matching clothing. i participated in that program. it's fun. it's been a really long time since i was shopping for "frozen" folder. there's so many fun designed to -- fun designs. >> don't miss our facebook page, wnnfans.com. >> coming up, more news. this is abc "world news now," informing insomniacs for
making news in america this morning, tracking hermine, the powerful system is now off the coast but still threatening with storm surge and beach erosion. we'll look at the warnings still in effect and the damage already left behind. breaking news, more missiles launched from north korea but this time it happened just hundreds of miles away from president obama. overnight, the white house responding. sales soar for colin kaepernick jersey after the football player refuses to stand during the national anthem. plus another professional athlete takes a knee in support of his protest. road to recovery, dale earnhardt jr. out of the driver's seat, the lingering health issues causing him to miss the rest of the nascar season. miss the rest of the nascar season.