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they were looking for. he was accurate on his throws, but it disappeared in the second half. coach kelly was asked if he lost any sleep. >> we stayed here and everybody slept here. we will be close to the same tonight. that's the nature of what you got to do on a short week. they think because we don't have to do anything on friday, saturday and sunday we can catch up on sleep president jay if you want to be a coach you may have to sleep in your office. >> it is brought to you by riverwalk casino. that's what he needs to do to get the niners back on track. once again, happy birthday to you tomorrow. you don't look 40. >> i don't look 80. thanks you guys. abc7 news continues on-line, twitter, facebook and all of your mobile devices with the abc7 news app. >> yes, our next newscast is at 4:30 tomorrow morning.
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a grass fire in eastern colorado has forced dozens of residents to evacuate their homes. the fire grew to 3,000 acres because of strong winds and dry conditions. seven structures have been lost so far. the health department issuing an advisory because of the smoke and ash in the air. here in new york, kim kardashian is safely reunited with her husband, kanye west, back at their apartment in manhattan after she was held at gun point in paris. and morning, we're learning new
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details with about that brazen robbery inside her private hotel suite. here's the latest from paris. >> reporter: kim kardashian bound, gagged -- >> held at gunpoint, begging for her life. >> reporter: authorities tell abc news, the mother of two was held at gun point, tied up, gagged and locked in the bathroom by armed men. they stole more than $10 million worth of jewelry, including this nearly $5 million ring that kim showed off on instagram days ago. kim's body guard is seen frequently in pictures with her but was reportedly not there last night to protect her. >> that body guard had been sent elsewhere for the evening because kim was done for the night, and the belief was she was secure in the location where she was. ♪ >> reporter: security a hot topic since the beginning of their hit show, "keeping up with the kardashians." >> self-defense, here we come. >> in one episode, the sisters
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try and take matters into their own hands with a self-defense class. but over the years as they become ever-more popular, traveling without security became all too risky. >> held up at gun point, dress up -- >> no. >> i mean, us, not a real person. >> reporter: at one point, the sisters pranking 18-year-old kylie jenner who are a previous encounter with a stalker. >> what's on my car? >> what's on your car? >> the older sisters worried kylie was not taking the proper security measures. >> it is, you know, important to take it seriously with a stalker. >> reporter: as for the family's hit show now in its 12that the quote, all of us at e are incredibly thankful that kim kardashian-west is safe and send her and her family our love and support. tonight, no sign of the thieves or jewels and even more rare, no on comment yet from kim
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kardashian or kanye west. in paris, "nightline." >> and since the robbery, kim has gone surprisingly dark on social media, surprising because she's always on it. but it's raising a conversation about social media and how to what level you have to protect yourself and indeed not disclose so much information. >> no, indeed. in fact, paris hilton has been robbed herself and people say by posting where you are and what you have, that makes you a possible victim to all of these crimes. >> one of her previous security guards said often everyone knows she is always wearing valuable jewelry. the hotel was exclusive hotel, only known through word of mouth. but, of course, if you post about where you are, it's that much easier for anyone in the public to find you. so scary all around. glad she's okay. >> you recall she had a breach just last week when she was in paris when that guy was able to get straight up to her. >> right, that prankster. >> that prankster. a lot of people were like, where
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was the security at that point. and kanye replaced her security detail in may. >> maybe beefing it up more now. >> absolutely. police officers under fire in north carolina. outrage is building over this newly released body cam video of officers taking down a man sitting on his mother's front porch. the details we are learning this morning. a birthday gift 17 years in the making, a time capsule and what the mother calls the letters from heaven inside. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations.
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♪ ♪ that was actually, like, the worst part of the -- of the break dancing for me. okay. there's a new teacher at columbia university, and her
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name is victoria. >> she's like all of us, she breathes, talks, bleeds, except she's a robot. >> she has life-like skin, experiencing symptoms like a real human. trainees can run ivs, do surgery on her. she's been helping medical students practice as realistically as possible on all things. take a look. >> it's actually a lot of fun because, you know, we ask our learners to suspend disbelief, to throw themselves into the scenarios. we enjoy working with these high fidelity mannequins. they are very sophisticated, and we're able to, you know, socially do almost everything that you can do in real life with a few limitations. >> some students admit it's a little creepy, a little too life like, but right now, they say it's the best way to learn before moving on to real human patients.
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so there were real human tiers at one 18-year-old's birthday party. >> a birthday gift 17 years into a making turning into a treasure-trove. here's abc's david wright. >> reporter: 17 years ago on her first birthday, the family prepared an intimate time capsule, a trunk filled with cards, letters, newspaper clippings to be opened on her 18th birthday. >> this is the box my parents got for me. >> reporter: the day arrived a week ago. >> i'm going to go through it and i'm going to cry. >> reporter: inside the box, a letter from her uncle john who died five years ago in a car crash. >> i just want to say, i hope you grow up to be just like me because it will drive your mother and grandmother crazy. your uncle, john. >> reporter: a note from her mom too. >> follow your heart, find what you love no matter how difficult it may seem to achieve. don't let anything get in your way. >> reporter: the mom actually
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filmed abby opening the capsule. mother and daughter sharing a lifetime of memories. david wright, abc news, new york. >> a wonderful story. "the mix" is next. rise above joint discomfort with move free ultra's triple action joint support for improved mobility and flexibility, and 20% better comfort from one tiny, mighty pill... get move free ultra, and enjoy living well.
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just one softgel delivers mega support. time now for "the mix," and this first story might make horders out of all of us. >> okay. >> this painting originally thought to be a copy was originally appraised at $26 back in 1899, thought it was a copy, whatnot. >> okay. >> however, just recently discover it's now believe to be the real thing. new appraisal? $26 million. the painting's thought to have been made between 1505 and 1510, and they figured it out on a gdbbc show, "printan's lost masterpieces." and it was in a national trust, owned by the scottish public, the only rafael painting they've
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ever owned. >> wow, and $26 million on a $26 painting. >> congratulations, scotland. >> nice, exactly. so, if you stayed up at night, the munchies and dreamt of ice cream and ramen together. >> no. >> no? >> separately. i love both of those. >> okay. well, if that's what you wanted, now you can have your dreams answered. because, look at this. this is ice cream ramen. it's designed by a new york company, a dessert kitchen, as it's called. the needle noodle is called canten. it's like a gem that comes from algae. they put it there in condensed milk, crushed ice, and there you have it. >> looks like jell-0. >> it does, but it's ice cream ramen. there's mango, peach, heaven.
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>> i'll take your word f but why buy a house if you can buy an entire island. >> oh? >> let's take you over to shelter island in montana. 22 acres in the middle of flat head lake, one of the cleanest in the world. >> looks beautiful. >> in case you're worried about where you'll sleep, the island comes with a five bedroom, eight bathroom mansion. >> awesome. >> there's a guest house, two beds, four baths, a steam room, built in 2011, the house has a 45-foot high ceilings, a great room, and, of course, amazing views. >> is there a catch? >> $39 million. >> that's actually not that bad. >> oh, kendis is going to buy it and invite us all over. >> yes. you know when you're trying to take a photo and there's always somebody in the background, deb or jack who is somewhere else trying to get in on your photo? that's what happened to this koala in australia. a photo shoot, and the butterfly just to be a part of the scene
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this morning on "world news now," matthew roaring northward delivering a devastating blow to haiti. also in the storm's path, american service members in cuba and forecasters say matthew looks ready for a frightening pass of the u.s. east coast. the forecast straight ahead. also, the vice presidential nominees are ready for their one and only face-off of the campaign. tim kaine and mike pence debate tonight while hillary clinton and donald trump trade barbs about paying taxes. new polls have the race tight in the crucial battleground states. anger in los angeles. protesters take to the streets after the city's police chief defends his officers' use of deadly force in two separate incidents. what role a fake handgun had in one encounter. perfection on the dance floor, which contestant on "dancing with the stars"
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impressed judges so much they were speechless? we'll look at the season's first perfect score ahead on "the skinny" on this tuesday, october 4th. from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning, i'm diane macedo. >> i'm kendis gibson. let's start with matthew right now because haiti is already starting to feel the effects of the hurricane as its drenching rain and 145-mile-per-hour plus winds spin in the central caribbean. >> here's a look at the map. the category 4 storm passes between haiti and cuba today. jamaica has been spared a direct hit. >> thousands are evacuating their homes. many living in shanties since the devastating earthquake six years ago are being moved to shelters. some don't want to go fearing what few belongings they do have will be stolen.
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>> matthew reaches the u.s. at the end of the week, but several airlines canceled flights to the central caribbean and americans in the islands urged to get out. elizabeth hur has more. >> reporter: hurricane matthew churning in the caribbean, packing powerful winds and marching towards the island is already forcing businesses to close and residents to board up their homes, hunker down and seek shelter. >> my family. i just want to know they are safe and secure. >> we want people to heed the warnings coming from the authorities and take them very seriously. >> reporter: emergency responders also preparing for the monster storm from haiti to jamaica and cuba. the storm could dump up to 40 inches of rain and possibly trigger life-threatening mud slides in areas still reeling including haiti where 50,000 people still call these makeshift tents their homes
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after the deadly earthquake in 2010. the state department is warning americans in the region to get out. 700 military family members have already been evacuated from guantanamo bay with officials from are florida to north carolina on high alert. >> i'm hoping this is a false alarm, but we can't gamble, and we won't gamble with people's lives. >> reporter: elizabeth hur, new new york, abc news. >> right now, the main focus is matthew's effect on haiti. some models show the country could be hit with more than three feet of rain. >> accuweather's paul williams joins us with what could happen there as well as here in the u.s. paul? >> good morning, diane, kendis. we're still expecting for matthew to make a tremendous impact on haiti. and there's a basic reason why. think of a hurricane as a big pie cut in four slices. now, the top right slice of the pie is where we're expecting the worst of the storm ask that's where we're expecting the strongest of winds. that's why haiti is going to receive the brunt of the worst.
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although, the mere girth of the storm affects folks in cuba. the tracking of it, category 4 downgraded to a 3 as it crosses cuba, and them sliding close to florida, we're going to restrengthen to a category 3 and possibly targeting portions of north carolina. severe storms ripping its way through portions of the midwest steering winds from those storms swing matthew right up into new york city. kendis, diane? >> all right, thanks, paul.es l large in the race for the white house with the next presidential debate just five days away. >> hillary clinton is leading by five points in a new national poll and race remains tight in several key states. the most welcome headline for trump is in ohio where he's up 47% to 42% and that's where clinton spent the day rallying supporters. here is abc's cecelia vega. >> reporter: in ohio, it seemed like hillary clinton couldn't wait to get in front of the microphone and rip into donald trump. >> toledo is the kind of place where people work hard, look
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after one another, and, yes, pay their taxes. right? >> reporter: here in the battle ground, trump is winning. clinton not letting up. >> here's my question, what kind of genius loses a billion dollars in a single year? >> reporter: but clinton now facing heat herself over leaked comments she made back in february during a closed door fund-raisers about young bernie sandsers supporters. >> they are children of the great recession, and they are living in their parents' basements, they feel that they got their education, and the jobs that are available to them are not at all what they envisioned for themselves, and they don't see much of a future. >> reporter: trump says clinton was being nasty to sanders' supporters, but her old rival comes to her defense. >> what she was saying there is absolutely correct. >> reporter: hillary clinton all smiles, raising a fist in the air celebrating an endorsement for one of ohio's most famous sons, lebron james.
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the nba superstar writing, we need a president who brings us together and keeps us unified. policies and ideas that divide us more are not the solution. and, of course, next up, that big vice presidential debate, two men, two different strategies. for tim kaine, he has to take on two men on the stage, mike pence and donald trump. for mike pence, though, pressure on to overcome donald trump's performance during the last debate, and most americans say he lost that one. this time mike pence has to come out swinging. cecelia vega, abc news, akron, ohio. >> and abc news will have full coverage of tonight's vice presidential debate beginning at 9:00 eastern. well, donald trump is acknowledging that he is, quoting here, a big beneficiary of the loss. trump neither confirming nor denying a "new york times" report that he may have avoided paying federal taxes for nearly
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20 years after declaring a loss of nearly a billion dollars in 1995. as you heard in the report, but trump says he's bounced back from his financial losses and promises to do the same for the country. >> but you're more important than me being a beneficiary, so we're going to straighten it out and make it fair for everybody. i understand the tax laws better than almost anyone, which is why i am the one who can fix them, and that is what i commit to you. i will do it. >> then there's trump's charity. it is facing new legal trouble. new york's attorney general on the other handed the trump foundation to stop fund raising because it lacks proper certification. the trump camp said they are kwoording fully, but they questioned whether the attorney general's motives are political. protesters marched in l.a. following two deadly police shootings. they want video released in the first case where police say an 18-year-old car nell snell jr., who is black, pointed a gun at officers in a chase. the police chief said he's considering releasing the video
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once evidence is amized. analyzed. in another case, a man described as hispanic was shot after what investigators say was a real looking fake gun at officers. tennis star maria sharapova is expected to find out today her sentence for doping. she has been suspended for two years after she tested positive for a banned drug. but she's appealing that suspension calling its unfairly harsh and a sports arbitration court announces the final decision in just a few hours. this is what you call making the most of a bad situation. >> yep. >> south australia has been devastated by severe storms that caused massive flooding, but for ryland willis, it was the perfect opportunity to wake board. >> buddy pulled him, another filmed him with a drone, no less, he waited for the stunt for a long time, waited for the perfect conditions, and all that flooding helped out. he said it was actually so deep his board never actually touched the ground. >> wow, i mean, so sad that this
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whole area is dealing with that, but got to give him props, right, for making the most of it? >> saddest part for me, so sad to see -- >> all that wine. >> all that wine. those vineyards flooded. >> all right. >> send help. >> kendis. coming up in "the skinny," we go inside the paris hotel suite where kim ckardashian-wes was robbed of millions of dollars of jewelry. a video of an incident in north carolina, officers and prosecutors under pressure for what happened on that porch. but first, here's a look at today's forecast. >> "world news now" weather brought to you by 23andme.com.
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this is dramatic video of a freelance news photographer in california rushing to save a woman who was trapped inside that car after a wreck. williams hayes used, as you saw there, a crow bar to smash the windows as the flames under the car began to grow. police arrive, and he uses a flashlight to get their attention. the injured woman is removed from the car, and hayes says he filmed it to showcase the first responders. newly released body cam video has outrage over two police officers violently taking down a man who says he was just waiting for his mother sitting on her front porch. >> this morning, fresh calls for the dea to reconsider not to press charges against those officers. abc's steve osansami has the latest.
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>> reporter: police say this disturbing video needs context. but to some, it looks like plain misuse of force and outrage. the call on june 17th begins peacefully. he's sitting on his mother's front porch. video from police body cameras shows two officers respond to go a call about someone breaking into the home with a shovel.l ms explain that he's locked out, it's his mother'sgrows and sugg neighbors to confirm he's no crook, and with this touch, it's clear he's not leaving the porch. >> i said sit down. >> why are you talking to me like that? what appears to push officer cole too far is when he calls friends for help. >> the police are here harassing me. >> reporter: all charges dropped and cole and officer charlotte jackson resigned. >> keep in mind, i have not done anything.
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i was not doing anything. >> reporter: police admit they later discovered he had two warrants out for arrest, the prosecutor is refusing those calls to re-examine that case. steve osansami, abc news, atlanta. all right. when we come back, the new details learned about kim kardashian's terrifying robbery at gun point. and the big surprise last night on dancing with the stars. "the skinny"'s next. they don't help single moms. hi. hi.
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what happened to our house last year? it flooded. and the water flooded out. yeah. the red cross arranged the hotel for us. they gave me that break, that leverage, to be able to get it together and... take care of them, you know? i feel like we've come full circle. like that! this is how i'll do it. sarah: there you go.
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♪ ♪ skinny so skinny♪ time now for "the skinny" starting with kim kardashian's robbery in paris. >> police and medics investigating the crime scene as officials promise their city is safe. >> sources tell abc news five people dressed as police officers managed to make their way into the hotel, two made their way up to kardashian's suite, held her at gun point, tied her up, gagged her, locked her in the bathroom and made off with more than $10 million worth of jewelry, including a $5 million ring she showed off on instagram only days ago. see there. >> and we are getting a first look inside the hotel. it's so exclusive it's known as no address france and known only through word of mouth. a suite there costs upwards of $30,000 a week. >> so she left paris aboard a private jet and reunited with her husband, kanye west, in manhattan. since the robbery, she's gone
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pretty dark on social media, not saying a word following a number of hateful messages from people trashing her online. since the incident, we should say she is getting a lot of support from fellow celebrities. super model chrissy teigen saying here, i just miss empathy in general for everyone. >> chris morgan tweeted feel sorry, must have been a terrifying experience. >> jamie lee curtis says, relieved she was unarmed, public people deserve a private life, a horrific moment for her family. last night's action on "dancing with the stars." >> it was circumstance due so lay night and it brought out some surprises. but last night's standout moment was race car driver james hincliff's show stopping quick step that earned james and partner, sharna, comparisons to fred astare and ginger rogers and a score of 28 out of 30.
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>> look at him go. who knew he had that in him. i love bringing all the circumstance due so lay characters out, too. >> yes. >> adds so much to the performance. what a good job. on the other hand, this performance, scoring 22 out of 30, third lowest of the night, and kenny baby face only earned 18 points. that's not good. >> oh, that's rough. the big surprise was this season's first perfect score, just give it to her. where is the ball? do we have it somewhere? laurie hernandez, channeling michael jackson leaving the judges speechless. they called her the queen of the ballroom. >> and val was saying, i can't believe i have to play michael jackson in a dance show. this is nerve racking even as a professional dancer. >> it's not fair, come on. she's a gymnast. she does floor routines. >> there is advantage there. >> anyway. sorry.
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i feel bad for the lochtes of the world and baby face. >> there's no eliminations last night, but tonight, double elimination. >> oh, okay. next, abc's bringing back an old favorite. >> the network has green lighted a revival of the '70s classic, "the gong show." each episode features uniquely talented performers pulled from the internet and put on stage to be judged bay resolving panel of stars. >> do you remember this? >> i do not. before my time. >> before my time as well. the original "gong show" ran in the '70s and was revived for one season in 1988. >> is the audience armed? >> how is this -- >> are people throwing things at him? i got to read up more. >> is this really the show or
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is this like gallagher's performance in vegas? >> it's a throwback. so an abc's executive says the timing is perfect for the show because, quote, the comedy culture we're living in has finally caught up. >> okay. looks like a political debate. >> if i get to throw things at performers -- >> that's a presidential debate right there. finally, good news for fans of "harry potter." >> as warner brothers tries to build fresh buzz for its november 18th release of fantastic beasts and where to find them. imax bringing back eight harry potter films for a one week engagement starting next thursday, october 13th. >> yeah! i mean, i'm too old for that. >> i have not seen a single one. >> what? >> go ahead. >> we'll talk later. "fantastic beast" is being dubbed a spin-off of the harry potter franchise and it marks the return of author j.k. roweling to the big screen. >> why the excitement is building. the latest engagement marks
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flonase, six is greater than one, changes everything. ♪ ♪ ♪ how i wish that there were more than the 24 hours in the day ♪ one of the most -- i don't know what i was doing. we have missed the samba. one of the most valuable game show franchises on earth upped the ante in a major way. >> and it's doing it appropriately enough in las vegas. here's abc's dan harris. >> reporter: known for million dollar stakes and that legendary question -- >> who wants to be a millionaire. >> who wants to be a millionaire has been challenging american audiences for more than 15 years now. >> hey, everybody, how are you doing? >> raising the stakes even higher, the popular game show has a brand new back drop, the vegas strip.
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>> it's been that shot in the arm. the audience here in nevada has that vegas feel. >> reporter: chris harrison at center stage, on air and daytime syndication since 2002, it's one of the longest running game shows. >> you're one of the first women to win millionaire. >> reporter: winning the jackpot is no small feat with thousands of contestants over the years, only three took home the million dollars, which begs the question, what makes for a million dollar winner? >> you have to be with, i came here with nothing, i'm willing to leave with nothing in order to get everything. >> reporter: rules changed since the show's debut. don't expect the phone a friend lifeline, the internet making it too easy to search for answers. contestants now bring a plus one with them. >> you got it. >> reporter: yolanda got to test out the vegas stage firsthand. >> i'm there. i'm on the set, oh, my god, will i win a million dollars, what can i win? >> reporter: she didn't get the million dollar question, but
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walked away with a cool 50 grand. >> i can look at it as a huge blessing because i can get rid of that four-letter word, d-e-b-t, debt. it's wonderful. >> everyone has an amount of money when they come here that they need for college debt or put down money on their first home. >> reporter: a sin city gamble that, for cob testants, is worth the risk. dan harris, abc news, new york. >> so you bring a plus-one with you now? now that could get a little risky. you're going to bring me, right? >> is the plus one screws it up -- >> would i be your plus one? >> you do have some genius. just math. >> it's about song lyrics, i'm good. i got you. >> we know three words to this song. >> this song? this one is not in this my forte. we know "vee va las vegas." this is abc's "world news now" informing insomniacs for two decades
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good morning, i'm diane macedo. >> i'm kendis gibson. here's the headlines we are following this mortgage morning on "world news now." hurricane matthew is slowly making its way through the central caribbean overnight. forecasts say it could drop more than 3 feet of rain on haiti. the latest track ahead. vice presidential nominees get their turn on the debate stage tonight. mike pence and tim kaine are expected to defend the top half of their tickets squaring off in virginia. kim kardashian is back in new york with her husband kanye after she was robbed in paris. she was locked up, gagged by armed men who stole millions in
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jewelry. kanye cancelled concerts this week to be with his wife. the post season starts tonight in toronto with the blue jays hosting the baltd more orioles in the american wild card game and winner advances to meet the texas rangers. those are just some of the stories on this tuesday, october 4th. from abc news, this is "world news now." we begin with hurricane matthew's slow but steady march to cuba, backing winds of 140 miles per hour. >> here's the current radar. matthew is moving 7 miles per hour. that's pretty slow. now, the eye is expected to reach haiti's southwest peninsula by dawn. abc's lindsey davis has efforts on efforts to repair for the worst. >> reporter: hurricane matthew already deadly and closing in on haiti. >> the wind just started to pick up. >> yes, it did. and the rain. >> the rain's getting harder. >> reporter: now packing 140 -mile-per-hour winds, at one point, the strongest atlantic
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hurricane in more than a decade. but it's the storm's slow speed that makes it so dangerous. we made our way into haiti from the neighboring dominican republic. parts of the island could see 3 feet of rain, triggering deadly mud slides, making matters worse, six years after the disaster earthquake in 2010 that left more than 200,000 people dead, more than 50,000 people here are still living in makeshift shelters. >> as we know, we're not really prepared for this type of hurricane, but we are doing the best that we can. >> reporter: and at this orphanage outside port-au-prince, they moved and boarded up. in cuba, this man warns residents to evacuate. long lines form for food and supplies. worshippers in this church pray they'll be spared. with odds increasing for a land fall in the u.s. later this week, states of emergency have been declared from florida to north carolina.
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>> we won't gamble with people's lives and the livelihoods of many people up and down the coast. >> reporter: the entire region is braising for what is being described as life-threatening rain. we're talking about potentially 40 inches of rain, which could be devastating for people living here in some homes that are fragile, homes that offer little protection. it's going to be a long 24 hours ahead. lindsey davis, abc news, haiti. >> going to be a devastating night in haiti, no doubt. matthew's eye veered east meaning jamaica was spared much of its force. >> they took a strong hit, flooding in kingston, and paul williams says what to expect from the storm as it moves closer to the u.s. >> good morning, kendis, diane. matthew still targeting the same areas throughout haiti going to the dominican republic, and then to the eastern portions of cuba. keeping in mind, we're looking
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for massive power outages, problems with storm surges bringing in 11 up to 12 feet of water in some areas. now, as far as the movement is concerned, tracking over cuba, losing some the strength thanks to the mountain region, and strengthening back to a category 3 as it moves just parallel to florida targeting north carolina. kendis, diane. >> thanks, paul. we're going to turn to politics now. donald trump under fire for comments to a veterans' group in virginia suggesting that soldiers who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorders might not be as strong as those who don't. veterans groups condemned remarks saying it perpetuates the stigma that associates ptsd with being weak, making people reluctant to seek help. trump is facing trouble with taxes and hillary clinton taking charge. trump has fallen behind hillary clinton in national polls. 47% to 42% in polls, but trump defends himself with the next debate days away. here's the latest. >> reporter: hillary clinton hopes that an endorsement by lebron james helps her with ohio voters.
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>> i am truly honored to have his support. >> reporter: campaigning in the buckeye said, clinton his her rival donald trump on his bankruptcies that she says hurt small businesses. >> i can't imagine having a president who believes that that's the way you're supposed to treat people. but you're going to help me make sure he never gets near the white house. >> reporter: she also hammered trump on the new york times report that the republicataxes because of big business losses in the '90s. >> here's my question, what kind of genius loses a billion dollars in a single year? >> reporter: on the trail in colorado, trump fired back bragging about how he used the tax laws. >> i've legally used the tax laws to my benefit and to the benefit of my company, my investors, and my employees. i mean, honestly, i have brilliantly -- i have brilliantly used those laws.
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>> reporter: trump didn't confirm that he didn't pay taxes, but previously, he had scolded those who didn't. here's trump on hannity in 2011. >> that's the amazing thing, half the country is paying nothing, zero. even if you don't make a lot, you should have to pay something to be part of the game. >> reporter: we'll watch to see if the controversies and growing questions about donald trump's business dealings with an iranian bank make it into the vice presidential debate tonight. i'll see you guys there. kendis, diane? >> speaking of the debate tonight, tim kaine and mike pence facing off, as she mentioned. we're going to have full team coverage at 9:00 p.m. eastern here on abc. illinois is the second state to take billions of dollars of business away from wells fargo. the state treasurerer suspendsed $30 billion and california made a similar move last week. two men have been arrested for a fight at an nfl game that left another man in critical
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condition. police say ravens' fan, joseph bower, allegedly assaulted by raiders fans, scott smith and andrew nappe during sunday's game in baltimore. bower hit his head as he was allegedly pushed to the ground. doctors say bowers has a 30% chance of survival. smith and nappe are facing assault charges. a lot of notoriety this morning, but not for cycling skills. jeremy was carrying the bike when he seems to just lose it, slamming the giant on the ground. he breaks et in two. a little frustrated because he was not able to finish the heat. thing is, the bike was not his. it was a friend's. >> oh! >> sorry, friend. >> he was angry at the friend? >> hope your insurance covers that? >> somehow? >> yeah. >> he just went on a tirade. the new baby gorilla at the philadelphia zoo finally has a name.
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she will be called amani, which means peace in what is heel lee. she was born on august 26th, but zoo officials decided to let the public name her. >> after donating $1, people were invited to select from a list of names. amani won by a landslide, nearly $7 million was donated, and the zoo matched the number and the funds go to a sanctuary in the democratic republic of congo. >> wise to give a list of names rather than saying we'll go with the top vote. >> could you imagine? >> that's worked out not so well in previous cases. we can't even say most of the names that end up winning. >> absolutely. i could just imagine the names. coming up, a first at the white house. they called it the south by south lawn festival. president obama hanging out on a bench and with some more well-known guests. >> oh. >> details straight ahead. the toy mom is with us for arts and crafts and tell you how you can do some, too. but first, here's a look at today's high temperatures.
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>> calling it south by south lawn. abc checked it out. >> i see what they did. >> reporter: from the music to the virtual reality and even leo, president obama's backyard got a whole lot hipper. it's the inaugural south-by-swouth lawn festival. smacked on eats and watched filmes and row boats. you can see what president obama found when he went to yosemite this year. others allow you to play judge. >> you read a crime, and you decide on the sentence. one year to life. and taught kids about the science behind their food. >> shake it up, add herbs and spices, and then you have a vinaigrette. so what we're trying to do here is to mix cooking and science as a way to teach kids about
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healthy eating as well as math, biology and physics. >> reporter: the first of its kind festival attracted a mix of celebrities from the cast of "stranger things" to the lumineers. you've played at festivals before, but i'm guessing this is the first time you've played at something like this? >> yes. this is a mind blowing experience already. ♪ >> reporter: last year, the president added their song, "stubborn love" to their spotify play list. are you nervous about it? >> try to get him to wear my hat. >> that would be a rm good picture but, you know, he doesn't like to wear silly hats, so that -- it's not silly, no. the president did take some time to goof off with one man made of legos and sat with leonardo dicaprio to talk climate change. >> how do you grade the global response to the climate change movement thus far? >> we get an incomplete, but good news is we can still pass
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the course if we make good decisions now. >> reporter: the festival is meant to highlight the power of an idea, something the lumineers know well. ♪ you've got big plans you've got to move ♪ >> four yearsing ago, i was living in my parents' basement, so a lot can happen. >> reporter: yeah. ♪ hey-oh >> reporter: now they're playing in the president's backyard. abc news, the white house. >> and leonardo dicaprio premiered his documentary on climate change called "before the flood" right there on the white house lawn. >> he also did like a facebook live chat with the president. and this president and first lady were the first to ever attend south by southwest, the actual festival there in austin. so maybe they got some ideas when they were there. >> apparently they were inspired. >> yes. coming up, igniting the artistic spark inside your own kids right at home. "world news now" continues
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after this from our abc stations.
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♪ with halloween and thanksgiving just around the corner, it is prime time for arts and crafts season, and luckily, our toy insides more lori schact is here to show us
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all the latest aufrlgs to help the kids get a little bit creative and make adults, too. >> adults too. whether it's after school, a rainy day, or a great birthday present, arts and crafts is a great way to go. we'll start with something really cool. this is -- three doodlers, best 3d pen i have ever seen, it does not get hot. just put in this this eco friendly plastic and out comes a pliable -- look what we made here. >> you can build a structure like this just by using the pen? >> just by using this. when the plastic comes out, it's not sticky or hot. you can make a ring or a bracelet right on your skin. you can use templates it comes with or you can design and build limitless structures. >> very cool and limitless in terms of creativity. >> limitless, that's exactly it. this is a throwback. it's called squand. used to be around, i remember it from a long time ago. this is squand. it's a magical sand. squeeze it, and we can build structures underwater.
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so it'll hold whatever we do, but here's the magical part. i could stick my hand in here and the sand is dry. take it out of the water. look what i have. >> how does it do that? >> i have dry sand. how amazing is that. that means you can use this over and over again. >> really? >> that's fun. >> that's it. >> okay. so let's talk about the fact that kids love to make things and display them. >> we used to make bracelets out of these. >> this is a 3d bead craft. it's called gemmis. what kids do is take these elastic barchbdz. then we take these beautiful crystals and put them on the band. then we follow -- after we start it, we follow the temporary plates it comments with, and suddenly, we're making pets, puppies, fish, flowers and anything you can imagine. >> unless you're me. most people will be fine, i'm sure. >> a lot of great things for the kids to display. >> okay. >> okay. now -- >> the emoji maker. >> when the kids are speaking,
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when they write, these are all over the place. make your own. this is the emoji maker. >> you're making your own marker, correct? >> yep. and you also make your own colors. i can put a color in here or mix the colors. >> that's kind of fun. >> make my markers. >> give myself a little heart, too. and you can choose any shape, color? >> yes. customize colors, naming it, and comes with boxes. >> this one i like because it involves jewelry. >> we love jewelry that looks good. this is a memory locket studio. so what kids are doing is also making memories. in the lockets, there's charms we choose, and there's all kinds of themes so it could be a sports theme, a beach theme. >> oh, i see. so you put a whole variety of what you want. >> yep. put it in here, put the base in, put our pieces in, we snap the top on. we do a little magic to infuse our story.
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we take it out, and now you have a locket to wear around your neck or wrist and you can do these over. >> beautiful, right? >> yes. that's adorable. >> and, finally, now, i know you know spirograph, but this is a new spirograph with 12 new wheels. this is spirocan graph shapes. instead of just regular shapes you might know, now you have stars, hearts, tear drops and making a beautiful design. >> i think i may be the only person who can't actually use a spirogravr. >> you can, but look -- >> work of art. is that not beautiful? or maybe better yet, this is how normal people do it. >> a lot of great choices. >> so lots of new shapgs in this one. >> 12 new shapes. >> that's fun. >> yeah. >> thanks so much for being with us, toy insider mom lori schact. >> thank you. >> get lots of other ideas on toyinsider.com and on our facebook page, wnnfans.com. stay with us, you're watching "world news now." watching
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entire life, liam played golf. the goal, simple, really. >> become a national golfer. >> reporter: at 10 years old, he's scheduled to do something almost every golfer can only dream of, compete at augusta national golf club, site of the masters. how excited are you to go to augusta? >> really excited because i can see all the pros. >> reporter: who is more excited, him or you? >> might be me. >> reporter: liam won't be competing in the masters itself, but the drive, putt and chip championship for those ages 7 to 15. >> it's hard to believe that come april, we're going to be there. >> reporter: liam has been playing since he was 2 years old. this is the golf club he started using at 3. >> always had a green in the backyard of some sort, and it was just something we do to keep occupied. >> reporter: but to punch his ticket to augusta, hartling needed to come in first place at a qualifying event at riviera
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country club in l.a. over a week ago. >> i was nervous, but it was so cool because when we walked in there, the clubhouse was, like, ginormous. >> reporter: hartling was only judged on nine shots, but scoring the highest point total in his age bracket, he did come in first place. he doesn't just want to compete in the drive, chip, and putt championship. he has another goal next year, to play an entire round on the highly exclusive augusta national golf course itself. >> i'm going to try to get on bubba watson's or one of the pro's good sides so they can let me play on one day of practice round with them or something. >> reporter: you would be gel yuts. >> i would be and i wouldn't put it past him. >> reporter: in redlands, eyewitness news. >> tens of thousands of children try out for that competition every year. only 80 children between 7 and 15 qualify. >> i was just reading about an 8-year-old from florida who is looking forward to that, as with well. >> what a slacker. >> what were we doing? i can't even nail that as an adult. >> no. >> that's the news for this half hour.
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this morning on "world news now," matthew on the move, the monster storm is making a direct hit on haiti before continuing its march northward. forecasters now have it coming close to florida in the coming days. preparations in the sunshine state are underway. also this morning, donald trump's tax defense. the republican nominee says he's used the nation's tax laws brilliantly for his own benefit, but a new national poll has hillary clinton edging out to a bigger lead. all that as the running mates get ready to face off tonight. then the case of a father accused of killing his own son prosecutors are laying out their case, accusing the man of leading a double life. his defense has its say as well. we'll give you the details straight ahead. masterpiece revealed, long strange trip of a painting that's worth much more than originally thought. that's ahead in "the mix" on
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this tuesday, october 4th. from abc news, this is "world news now." we do say good morning to you, everyone, on this tuesday. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm diane macedo. we begin with the storm watch. hurricane matthew turned deadly as forecasters warn of flash floods and mud slides. >> the eye of the category 4 storm and its 140-plus-mile-per-hour winds are battering haiti's west coast. hurricane warnings are in effect for haiti, eastern cuba, and both the southeast and central bahamas. >> the brunt of the storm appears to have missed jamaica, but more than a foot of rain has fallen in some areas. the island has been hit with tropical storm force winds. >> and in haiti, a frantic effort to evacuate residents ahead of the storm's arrival. more than 1300 shelters are set up across the cup. lindsay davis has more from outside the capital of port-au-prince. >> reporter: hurricane matthew
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already deadly and coming in on haiti packing 140 miles per hour winds. at one point considered the strongest atlantic hurricane in nearly a decade, but it's the storm's slow speeds, moving at just 7 miles per hour that makes it so dangerous. this is considered a rainmaker. we're talking about life-threatening rain, potentially 40 inches of rain. this could be deaf stating in this area for so many who are still living in homes like this, homes that are fragile and offer very little in the way of protection. it's going to be a long 24 hours ahead. lindsey davis, abc news, haiti. >> that, indeed. and matthew is blamed for three deaths already, including one in haiti. a fisherman killed in rough waters and another said to be missing. >> the storm strengthened over the past few hours. accuweather's paul williams joins us with an update. paul? >> good morning, dianne, kendis. here's the tracking, saturday, a category 3, crossing cuba, and
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then really closer to florida, downgraded to a category 2, but warm weather strengthening it quickly and targets north carolina. that's going to be a concern down the road. as far as the initial concern, storm surge significant throughout the coast of haiti. and then we're looking for significant flood to go occur with haiti as well as over towards guantanamo. keep in mind, this is going to be a massive storm. what we expect, as you notice, as we go into wednesday morning, looking for it to cross over eastern portions of cuba and move north. this is like a pie, and the top corner of that pie, that's where the worst impact will be. kendis, diane. >> and as you saw right there from paul, matthew is expected to be a category 3 as it reaches the u.s. later this week. >> south florida, stores are stocked with water and generators. the entire state is under a state of emergency and there are concerns a direct impact could lead to hurricane andrew-like damage. >> we'll continue to follow the
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latest on matthew, but we want to turn now to the political storm raging over donald trump's taxes. >> hillary clinton leads trump in a new national poll taken after the debate. 47% to 42%. she's blasting trump over leaked tax returns that show he may not have paid federal taxes for years. but trump is touting his use of the tax laws as his proof of brilliance. tom llamas is on the campaign trail. >> reporter: donald trump praising himself after that front page story revealed he may not have paid federal income taxes for nearly 20 years. >> i have legally used the tax laws to my benefit, and to the benefit of my company, my investors, and my employees. i mean, honestly, i have brilliantly -- i have brilliantly used those laws. >> reporter: the latest drama began when the "new york times" obtained part of trump's 1995 personal tax return, showing in just one year trump claimed a $916 million loss. under the law, that would have allowed him to avoid paying
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federal income tax for nearly 20 years. the documents arrived in the mailbox of a times' reporter in a mysterious manila envelope. no name, just a trump tower address. the trump campaign learned about it saturday. that night as the story was online, trump took the stage in philadelphia. >> thank you, everybody, thank you. >> reporter: it was two hours late, sounding red hot and ripping into hillary clinton. >> i don't even think she's loyal to bill if you want to know the truth. and, really, folks, really, why should she be, right? >> reporter: in the past, trump complained that not everyone pays their fair share. >> that's the amazing thing is that half the country's paying nothing, zero, and even if you don't make a lot, you should have to pay something, just something to be a part of the game. >> reporter: he's zeroed in on the rich tweeting the hedge fund guys, gals have to pay higher taxes asap. they are paying practically
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nothing. but trump won't confirm or deny whether he paid any federal income >> i was able to use the tax taxes in the past 20 years. laws of this country and my business acumen to dig out of the real estate mess. few others were able to do what i did. >> reporter: and trump facing another controversy involving his fortune. new york's attorney general sending a cease and desist letter barring trump's charitable foundation from raising money in new york saying it was not registered to do so. that same attorney general, a democrat, is investigating whether trump used charitable donations from the foundation to settle lawsuits against his businesses and buy himself gifts. the campaign blasting that the attorney general has political motives. now we put in another format request of the campaign asking the campaign if they're going to release his tax returns. they told us, quote, mr. trump is under audit. in the past, he's been advised not to release returns because of the audit, but nothing
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legally prevents him to do so. tom llamas, abc news, new york. >> meanwhile, hillary clinton is jumping on that revelation about his taxes accusing him of abusing his power and gaming the system. >> saying trump puts his own interest ahead of the country's saying while millions of american families pay their fair share, trump pays nothing and she also slammed him as a businessman. >> ask yourself this, who loses money on casinos? you know, yesterday, some of his supporters said, well, it just shows he's a genius. said he didn't pay any taxes. well, what kind of genius loses a billion dollars in the first place? >> clinton said trump is a poster boy for a rigged tax system and she called on him to release his tax returns for the years that are not being audited. well, the vice presidential candidates, tim kaine and mike
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pence, are facing off tonight in their only debate. we're going to have full team coverage at 9:00 p.m. eastern here on abc. u.s. broke off talks with russia over the failed cease fire in syria. russia's role in the bombardment of aleppo left nothing left to discuss. and the situation in that city seems to be getting even worse. bunker busting bombs destroyed a hospital there killing seven people. back in the u.s. state of georgia today, opening arguments will get under way for the defense in the trial of a dad accused of murder after leaving his son in a hot car. a prosecutor said justin harris wanted to escape the responsibilities of family life to pursue sexual liaisons with prosecutes and young women. they called the death of 22 month old cooper in june of 2014 a tragic accident. harris says he forgot cooper was in the backseat of the car. a federal judge dismissed a civil rights lawsuit that police used excessive force against protesters in ferguson,
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missouri. the sometimes violent protest thes followed the police shooting of michael brown in 2014. the judge said it failed to show officers acted with malice or in bad faith. lawyers for the protesters say they'll appeal. some sports now. monday night football, the vikings were at their best against the new york giants. minnesota took the lead on a short touchdown run in here. this is in the first quarter, and they were never really troubled from that point on. quarterback sam bradford's touchdown pass to kyle rudolph, all to put it away. a little fist pump. the still undefeated vikings cruise to a 24-10 win over the giants. and patriots' fans no doubt very happy that quarterback tom brady is eligible to play again following the completion of his four-game deflate-gate suspension. >> in an interview last night, brady said he was happy to be back to work after a long four weeks off. asked if he would be the patriots' starter sunday against
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the browns, brady said decisions like that aren't up to him. >> uh-huh. so jack says no doubt, brady's playing for sure. >> yes. i was in new england over the weekend, and they -- they would be another boston tea party if -- >> a fan mutiny if they don't put brady in? >> exactly. especially after the embarrassing loss on sunday. all right, coming up, when a painting is worth much more than originally thought. once valued at less than $30, this painting, let's just say it's got a much bigger price tag now. plus, the latest on kim kardashian-west, back in the u.s. after being held up and robbed in paris. new questions about what happened to her security at the time of the robbery. also, check out our behind the scenes pictures on instagram. abcwnn. you're watching "world news now." just get any one. re, but don't
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a grass fire in eastern colorado has forced dozens of residents to evacuate their homes. the fire grew to 3,000 acres because of strong winds and dry conditions. seven structures have been lost so far. the health department issuing an advisory because of the smoke and ash in the air. here in new york, kim kardashian is safely reunited with her husband, kanye west, back at their apartment in manhattan after she was held at gun point in paris. and morning, we're learning new details with about that brazen robbery inside her private hotel suite.
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alex has the latest from paris. >> reporter: kim kardashian bound, gagged -- >> held at gunpoint, begging for her life. >> reporter: authorities tell abc news, the mother of two was held at gunpoint, tied up, gagged and locked in the bathroom by armed men. they stole more than $10 million worth of jewelry, including this nearly $5 million ring that kim showed off on instagram days ago. kim's body guard is seen frequently in pictures with her but was reportedly not there last night to protect her. >> that body guard had been sent elsewhere for the evening because kim was done for the night, and the belief was she was secure in the location where she was. ♪ >> reporter: security a hot topic since the beginning of their hit show, "keeping up with the kardashians." >> self-defense, here we come. >> in one episode, the sisters try and take matters into their own hands with a self-defense class. but over the years as they become ever-more popular, traveling without security
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became all too risky. >> held up at gunpoint, dress up -- >> no. >> i mean, us, not a real person. >> reporter: at one point, the sisters pranking 18-year-old kylie jenner who are a previous encounter with a stalker. >> what's on my car? >> what's on your car? >> the older sisters worried kylie was not taking the proper security measures. >> it is, you know, important to take it seriously with a stalker. >> reporter: as for the family's hit show now in its 12th season, e! tells us they were not filming at the time of the robbery and, quote, all of us at e! are incredibly thankful that kim kardashian-west is safe and send her and her family our love and support. tonight, no sign of the thieves or jewels and even more rare, no on comment yet from kim kardashian or kanye west. in paris, "nightline." >> and since the robbery, kim
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has gone surprisingly dark on social media, surprising because she's always on it. but it's raising a conversation about social media and how to what level you have to protect yourself and indeed not disclose so much information. >> no, indeed. in fact, paris hilton has been robbed herself and people say by posting where you are and what you have, that makes you a possible victim to all of these crimes. >> one of her previous security guards said often everyone knows she is always wearing valuable jewelry. the hotel was exclusive hotel, only known through word of mouth. but, of course, if you post about where you are, it's that much easier for anyone in the public to find you. so scary all around. glad she's okay. >> you recall she had a breach just last week when she was in paris when that guy was able to get straight up to her. >> right, that prankster. >> that prankster. a lot of people were like, where was the security at that point. and kanye replaced her security detail in may. >> maybe beefing it up more now. >> absolutely.
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police officers under fire in north carolina. outrage is building over this newly released body cam video of officers taking down a man sitting on his mother's front porch. the details we are learning this morning. a birthday gift 17 years in the making, a time capsule and what the mother calls the letters from heaven inside. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations.
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♪ ♪ that was actually, like, the worst part of the -- of the break dancing for me. okay. there's a new teacher at columbia university, and her name is victoria.
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>> she's like all of us, she breathes, talks, bleeds, except she's a robot. >> she has life-like skin, experiencing symptoms like a real human. trainees can run ivs, do surgery on her. she's been helping medical students practice as realistically as possible on all things. take a look. >> it's actually a lot of fun because, you know, we ask our learners to suspend disbelief, to throw themselves into the scenarios. we enjoy working with these high fidelity mannequins. they are very sophisticated, and we're able to, you know, socially do almost everything that you can do in real life with a few limitations. >> some students admit it's a >> some students admit it's a little creepy, a little too life like, but right now, they say it's the best way to learn before moving on to real human patients. so there were real human tiers at one 18-year-old's birthday party. >> a birthday gift 17 years into a making turning into a
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treasure-trove. here's abc's david wright. >> reporter: 17 years ago on her first birthday, the family prepared an intimate time capsule, a trunk filled with cards, letters, newspaper clippings to be opened on her 18th birthday. >> this is the box my parents got for me. >> reporter: the day arrived a week ago. >> i'm going to go through it and i'm going to cry. >> reporter: inside the box, a letter from her uncle john who died five years ago in a car crash. >> i just want to say, i hope you grow up to be just like me because it will drive your mother and grandmother crazy. your uncle, john. >> reporter: a note from her mom too. >> follow your heart, find what you love no matter how difficult it may seem to achieve. don't let anything get in your way. >> reporter: the mom actually filmed abby opening the capsule. mother and daughter sharing a lifetime of memories. david wright, abc news, new york.
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just one softgel delivers mega support. time now for "the mix," and this first story might make hoarders out of all of us. >> okay. >> this painting originally thought to be a copy was originally appraised at $26 back in 1899, thought it was a copy, whatnot. >> okay. >> however, just recently discover it's now believe to be the real thing. new appraisal? $26 million. the painting's thought to have been made between 1505 and 1510, and they figured it out on a bbc show, "printan's lost masterpieces." and it was in a national trust, owned by the scottish public, the only rafael painting they've ever owned. >> wow, and $26 million on a $26 painting. >> congratulations, scotland. >> nice, exactly.
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so, if you stayed up at night, the munchies and dreamt of ice cream and ramen together. >> no. >> no? >> separately. i love both of those. >> okay. well, if that's what you wanted, now you can have your dreams answered. because, look at this. this is ice cream ramen. it's designed by a new york company, a dessert kitchen, as it's called. the noodle is called canten. it's like a gem that comes from algae. they put it there in condensed milk, crushed ice, and there you have it. >> looks like jell-0. >> it does, but it's ice cream ramen. there's mango, peach, heaven. >> i'll take your word for it. we're talking about beautiful houses up for sale, but why buy a house if you can buy an entire island. >> oh?
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>> let's take you over to shelter island in montana. 22 acres in the middle of flat head lake, one of the cleanest in the world. >> looks beautiful. >> in case you're worried about where you'll sleep, the island comes with a five bedroom, eight bathroom mansion. >> awesome. >> there's a guest house, two beds, four baths, a steam room, built in 2011, the house has a 45-foot high ceilings, a great room, and, of course, amazing views. >> is there a catch? >> $39 million. >> that's actually not that bad. >> oh, kendis is going to buy it and invite us all over. >> yes. you know when you're trying to take a photo and there's always somebody in the background, deb or jack who is somewhere else trying to get in on your photo? that's what happened to this koala in australia. a photo shoot, and the butterfly just to be a part of the scene decided that it would get in on the act. >> oh, how cute! >> it just stayed there.
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this morni this morning on "world news now," matthew roaring northward delivering a devastating blow to haiti. also in the storm's path, american service members in cuba and forecasters say matthew looks ready for a frightening pass of the u.s. east coast. the forecast straight ahead. also, the vice presidential nominees are ready for their one and only face-off of the campaign. tim kaine and mike pence debate tonight while hillary clinton and donald trump trade barbs about paying taxes. new polls have the race tight in the crucial battleground states. anger in los angeles. protesters take to the streets after the city's police chief defends his officers' use of deadly force in two separate incidents. what role a fake handgun had in one encounter. perfection on the dance floor, which contestant on "dancing with the stars" impressed judges so much they
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were speechless? we'll look at the season's first perfect score ahead on "the skinny" on this tuesday, october 4th. from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning, i'm diane macedo. >> i'm kendis gibson. let's start with matthew right now because haiti is already starting to feel the effects of the hurricane as its drenching rain and 145-mile-per-hour plus winds spin in the central caribbean. >> here's a look at the map. the category 4 storm passes between haiti and cuba today. jamaica has been spared a direct hit. >> thousands are evacuating their homes. many living in shanties since the devastating earthquake six years ago are being moved to shelters. some don't want to go fearing what few belongings they do have will be stolen.
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>> matthew reaches the u.s. at the end of the week, but several airlines canceled flights to the central caribbean and americans in the islands urged to get out. elizabeth hur has more. >> reporter: hurricane matthew churning in the caribbean, packing powerful winds and marching towards the island is already forcing businesses to close and residents to board up their homes, hunker down and seek shelter. >> my family. i just want to know they are safe and secure. >> we want people to heed the warnings coming from the authorities and take them very seriously. >> reporter: emergency responders also preparing for the monster storm from haiti to jamaica and cuba. the storm could dump up to 40 inches of rain and possibly
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trigger life-threatening mud slides in areas still reeling including haiti where 50,000 people still call these makeshift tents their homes after the deadly earthquake in 2010. the state department is warning americans in the region to get out. 700 military family members have already been evacuated from guantanamo bay with officials from are florida to north carolina on high alert. >> i'm hoping this is a false alarm, but we can't gamble, and we won't gamble with people's lives. >> reporter: elizabeth hur, new new york, abc news. >> right now, the main focus is matthew's effect on haiti. some models show the country could be hit with more than three feet of rain. >> accuweather's paul williams joins us with what could happen there as well as here in the u.s. paul? >> good morning, diane, kendis. we're still expecting for matthew to make a tremendous impact on haiti. and there's a basic reason why. think of a hurricane as a big pie cut in four slices. now, the top right slice of the pie is where we're expecting the worst of the storm ask that's
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where we're expecting the strongest of winds. that's why haiti is going to receive the brunt of the worst. although, the mere girth of the storm affects folks in cuba. the tracking of it, category 4 downgraded to a 3 as it crosses cuba, and them sliding close to florida, we're going to restrengthen to a category 3 and possibly targeting portions of north carolina. severe storms ripping its way through portions of the midwest steering winds from those storms swing matthew right up into new york city. kendis, diane? >> all right, thanks, paul. we're going to moving on to politics. donald trump's taxes looming large in the race for the white house with the next presidential debate just five days away. >> hillary clinton is leading by five points in a new national poll and race remains tight in several key states. the most welcome headline for trump is in ohio where he's up 47% to 42% and that's where clinton spent the day rallying supporters. here is abc's cecelia vega. >> reporter: in ohio, it seemed like hillary clinton couldn't wait to get in front of the microphone and rip into donald trump. >> toledo is the kind of place
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where people work hard, look after one another, and, yes, pay their taxes. right? >> reporter: here in the battleground, trump is winning. clinton not letting up. >> here's my question, what kind of genius loses a billion dollars in a single year? >> reporter: but clinton now facing heat herself over leaked comments she made back in february during a closed door fund-raisers about young bernie sanders supporters. >> they are children of the great recession, and they are living in their parents' basements, they feel that they got their education, and the jobs that are available to them are not at all what they envisioned for themselves, and they don't see much of a future. >> reporter: trump says clinton was being nasty to sanders' supporters, but her old rival comes to her defense. >> what she was saying there is absolutely correct. >> reporter: hillary clinton all smiles, raising a fist in the air celebrating an endorsement for one of ohio's most famous sons, lebron james. the nba superstar writing, we
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need a president who brings us together and keeps us unified. policies and ideas that divide us more are not the solution. and, of course, next up, that big vice presidential debate, two men, two different strategies. for tim kaine, he has to take on two men on the stage, mike pence and donald trump. for mike pence, though, pressure on to overcome donald trump's performance during the last debate, and most americans say he lost that one. this time mike pence has to come out swinging. cecelia vega, abc news, akron, ohio. >> and abc news will have full coverage of tonight's vice presidential debate beginning at 9:00 eastern. well, donald trump is acknowledging that he is, quoting here, a big beneficiary of the loss. trump neither confirming nor denying a "new york times" report that he may have avoided paying federal taxes for nearly 20 years after declaring a loss of nearly a billion dollars in 1995, as you heard in the report, but trump says he's bounced back from his financial
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losses and promises to do the same for the country. >> but you're more important than me being a beneficiary, so we're going to straighten it out and make it fair for everybody. i understand the tax laws better than almost anyone, which is why i am the one who can fix them, and that is what i commit to you. i will do it. >> then there's trump's charity. it is facing new legal trouble. new york's attorney general on the other handed the trump foundation to stop fund raising because it lacks proper certification. the trump camp said they are cooperating fully, but they questioned whether the attorney general's motives are political. protesters marched in l.a. following two deadly police shootings. they want video released in the first case where police say an 18-year-old carnell snell jr., who is black, pointed a gun at officers in a chase. the police chief said he's considering releasing the video once evidence is analyzed. in another case, a man described as hispanic was shot after what
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investigators say was a real looking fake gun at officers. tennis star maria sharapova is expected to find out today her punishment for doping. she has been suspended for two she has been suspended for two years after she tested positive for a banned drug called meldonium. but she's appealing that suspension calling its unfairly harsh and a sports arbitration court announces the final decision in just a few hours. this is what you call making the most of a bad situation. >> yep. >> south australia has been devastated by severe storms that caused massive flooding, but for ryland willis, it was the perfect opportunity to wake board. >> so his buddies were on the tractor that pulled him. another filmed him with a drone, no less. he waited for the opportunity for a long time as he was waiting for the perfect conditions. and all that flooding helped out. he said it was actually so deep his board never actually touched the ground. >> wow, i mean, so sad that this
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whole area is dealing with that, but got to give him props, right, for making the most of it? >> saddest part for me, so sad to see -- >> all that wine. >> all that wine. those vineyards flooded. >> all right. >> send help. >> kendis. coming up in "the skinny," we go inside the paris hotel suite where kim kardashian-west was robbed of millions of dollars of jewelry. a video of an incident in north carolina, officers and prosecutors under pressure for what happened on that porch. but first, here's a look at today's forecast. >> "world news now" weather brought to you by 23andme.com.
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this is dramatic video of a freelance news photographer in california rushing to save a woman who was trapped inside that car after a wreck. williams hayes used, as you saw there, a crow bar to smash the windows as the flames under the car began to grow. police arrive, and he uses a flashlight to get their attention. the injured woman is removed from the car, and hayes says he filmed it to showcase the first responders. newly released body cam video has ignited outrage over two police officers violently taking down a man who says he was just waiting for his mother sitting on her front porch. >> this morning, fresh calls for the dea to reconsider not to press charges against those officers. abc's steve osansami has the latest. >> reporter: police say this
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disturbing video needs context. but to some, it looks like plain misuse of force and outrage. the call on june 17th begins peacefully. he's sitting on his mother's front porch. video from police body cameras shows two officers respond to go a call about someone breaking into the home with a shovel. for several minutes, he tries to explain that he's locked out, it's his mother's home and he struggled to reach her. when he shares he has a criminal record, the officer's suspicion grows and suggests they go to a neighbors to confirm he's no crook, and with this touch, it's clear he's not leaving the porch. >> i said sit down. >> why are you talking to me like that? what appears to push officer cole too far is when he calls friends for help. >> the police are here harassing me. >> reporter: all charges were dropped and cole and officer charlotte jackson resigned. >> keep in mind, i have not done
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anything. i was not doing anything. >> reporter: police admit they later discovered he had two warrants out for arrest, the prosecutor is refusing those calls to re-examine that case. steve osansami, abc news, atlanta. all right. when we come back, the new details learned about kim kardashian's terrifying robbery at gun point. and the big surprise last night on dancing with the stars. "the skinny's" next. "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations. ♪ skinny
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♪ ♪ skinny so skinny♪ time now for "the skinny" starting with kim kardashian's robbery in paris. >> police and medics investigating the crime scene as officials promise their city is safe. >> sources tell abc news five people dressed as police officers managed to make their way into the hotel, two made their way up to kardashian's suite, held her at gun point, tied her up, gagged her, locked her in the bathroom and made off with more than $10 million worth of jewelry, including a $5 million ring she showed off on instagram only days ago. see there. >> and we are getting a first look inside the hotel. it's so exclusive it's known as no address france and known only through word of mouth. a suite there costs upwards of $30,000 a week. >> so she left paris aboard a private jet and reunited with her husband, kanye west, in manhattan. since the robbery, she's gone pretty dark on social media, not saying a word following a number
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of hateful messages from people trashing her online. since the incident, we should say she is getting a lot of support from fellow celebrities. super model chrissy teigen saying here, i just miss empathy in general for everyone. >> pierce morgan tweeted, feel very sorry. must have been a terrifying experience. >> jamie lee curtis says, relieved she was unarmed, public people deserve a private life, a horrific moment for her family. last night's action on "dancing with the stars." >> yeah, it was cirque du soleil night. and it brought out some surprises. but last night's standout moment was race car driver james hincliff's show stopping quick step that earned james and partner, sharna, comparisons to fred astare and ginger rogers and a score of 28 out of 30. >> look at him go. who knew he had that in him. i love bringing all the
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circumstance sdu so lay characters out, too. >> yes. >> adds so much to the performance. what a good job. on the other hand, this performance, scoring 22 out of 30, third lowest of the night, and kenny baby face only earned 18 points. that's not good. >> oh, that's rough. the big surprise was this season's first perfect score, just give it to her. where is the ball? do we have it somewhere? laurie hernandez, channeling michael jackson leaving the judges speechless. they called her the queen of the ballroom. >> and val was saying, i can't believe i have to play michael jackson in a dance show. this is nerve racking even as a professional dancer. >> it's not fair, come on. she's a gymnast. she does floor routines. >> there is advantage there. >> anyway.
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sorry. i feel bad for the lochtes of the world and baby face. >> there's no eliminations last night, but tonight, double elimination. >> oh, okay. next, abc's bringing back an old favorite. >> the network has green lighted a revival of the '70s classic, "the gong show." each episode features uniquely talented performers pulled from the internet and put on stage to be judged bay resolving panel of stars. >> do you remember this? >> i do not. before my time. >> before my time as well. the original "gong show" ran in the '70s and was revived for one season in 1988. >> is the audience armed? >> how is this -- >> are people throwing things at him? i got to read up more. >> is this really the show or is this like gallagher's performance in vegas? >> it's a throwback. so an abc's executive says the
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timing is perfect for the show because, quote, the comedy culture we're living in has finally caught up. >> okay. looks like a political debate. >> if i get to throw things at performers -- >> that's a presidential debate right there. finally, good news for fans of "harry potter." >> as warner brothers tries to build fresh buzz for its november 18th release of "fantastic beast" and where to find them. imax bringing back eight harry potter films for a one week engagement starting next thursday, october 13th. >> yeah! i mean, i'm too old for that. >> i have not seen a single one. >> what? >> go ahead. >> we'll talk later. "fantastic beast" is being dubbed a spin-off of the harry potter franchise and it marks the return of author j.k. rowling to the big screen. >> why the excitement is building. the latest imax engagement marks the first time harry potter and
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flonase, six is greater than one, changes everything. ♪ ♪ ♪ how i wish that there were more than the 24 hours in the day ♪ one of the most -- i don't know what i was doing. we have missed the samba. one of the most valuable game show franchises on earth upped the ante in a major way. >> and it's doing it appropriately enough in las vegas. here's abc's dan harris. >> reporter: known for million dollar stakes and that legendary question -- >> who wants to be a millionaire. >> who wants to be a millionaire has been challenging american audiences for more than 15 years now. >> hey, everybody, how are you doing? >> raising the stakes even higher, the popular game show has a brand new back drop, the vegas strip. >> it's been that shot in the arm. the audience here in nevada has that vegas feel.
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>> reporter: chris harrison at center stage, on air and daytime syndication since 2002, it's one of the longest running game shows. >> you're one of the first women to win millionaire. >> reporter: winning the jackpot is no small feat with thousands of contestants over the years, only three took home the million dollars, which begs the question, what makes for a million dollar winner? >> you have to be with, i came here with nothing, i'm willing to leave with nothing in order to get everything. >> reporter: rules changed since the show's debut. don't expect the phone a friend lifeline, the internet making it too easy to search for answers. contestants now bring a plus one with them. >> you got it. >> reporter: yolanda got to test out the vegas stage firsthand. >> i'm there. i'm on the set, oh, my god, will i win a million dollars, what can i win? >> reporter: she didn't get the million dollar question, but walked away with a cool 50 grand. >> i can look at it as a huge
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blessing because i can get rid of that four-letter word, d-e-b-t, debt. it's wonderful. >> everyone has an amount of money when they come here that they need for college debt or put down money on their first home. >> reporter: a sin city gamble that, for contestants, is worth the risk. dan harris, abc news, new york. >> so you bring a plus-one with you now? now that could get a little risky. you're going to bring me, right? >> is the plus one screws it up -- >> would i be your plus one? >> you do have some genius. just math -- >> it's about song lyrics, i'm good. i got you. >> we know three words to this song. >> this song? this one is not in this my forte. we know "viva las vegas." this is abc's "world news now" informing insomniacs for two decades
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making news in america this morning, breaking overnight, hurricane matthew tearing through the caribbean with life-threatening rain, wind and storm surge. thousands of people bracing for the most powerful storm in almost a decade. we're tracking the latest path. donald trump is trying to capitalize on the story that he may not have paid federal taxes for years as hillary clinton tears into trump's business skills. and the vice presidential candidates are set to face off in their first debate. we're live with the details. and new this morning, a major police bust involving an organized crime ring. an alleged shoplifting gang of thieves hitting several american cities over the years. and a truck used in a smash and grab plows through a storefront, and the thief gets away with an atm.

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