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let's check out how gary's doing on the job. while rolling through the warehouse one day. wait, wait, whoa, whoa, whoa. oh, wait, no. don't stop there, right? no! holy! oh. wait. oh, no! >> oh, my gosh. >> see, what had happened -- >> domino champion.
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>> oh, my god. it keeps going. >> oh, my gosh! cleanup on aisle 5. >> did i do that? whoa. see, what had happened was, he just tapped it. this was in china. and then it just, you know -- >> that's not his fault. >> we hope they're okay. we also don't know what happened. >> or what was in those boxes. toilet paper or something light, maybe. >> yeah, light. anyway, a california woman has been granted a restraining order against michael avenatti. he's the lawyer known for representing porn star, of course, stormy daniels and criticizing president trump. >> avenatti is denying any involvement in any domestic abuse as we get new details about the allegations. here is abc's tom llamas. >> reporter: new and detailed accusations emerging in the domestic violence case against michael avenatti.
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>> what happened, michael? >> reporter: 24-year-old actress mareli miniutti filing for a restraining order. miniutti says avenatti physically and verbally assaulted her and that these photos of bruises on parts of her body are proof. she had a brief role in the film "ocean's 8" and says she has been dating the high-profile attorney for more than a year and living with him since january. miniutti claims the violent encounter started over an argument over money. avenatti allegedly calling her an ungrateful expletive. she states that avenatti grabbed my right arm and dragged me out of bed and into the public hallway. miniutti says she was only wearing underwear and a t-shirt. miniutti says she fled and later that night when she noticed the bruises on her body, she called police who arrested avenatti the next day. the attorney posting $50,000 bail then holding a news conference steps from the jail. >> i have never struck a woman.
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i never will strike a woman. >> reporter: in a statement to the court, miniutti says that this was not the first time avenatti was violent. back in february, she says avenatti pushed her out of the apartment where i hit my head against a door. miniutti says avenatti then threw shoes at her. >> he tells me he will be exonerated as soon as some of the evidence comes out, including videotapes from the apartment building, instagram posts and actual physical evidence. but then i asked him why if these allegations are not true she would make up these lies, he had no comment. >> reporter: tom llamas, abc news, new york. a potential suicide drama involving actor james woods played out on twitter. >> woods reached out to a user claiming to be a veteran who posted a message saying he planned to take his life. woods was among the many people reaching out keeping the conversation going. as he tried to reach out to police, he also told him of his own battles with depression.
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at one point the user's account was shut down, but woods says police in florida found the man and is getting him some help. >> good use of social media there. >> yeah, absolutely. when we come back, michael b. jordan issues a challenge to a real boxer. and could the countdown clock finally be ticking on colton underwoods' virginity? "the skinny" is next. >> inquiring minds. y" is next. >> inquiring minds. countdown clock finally be ticking on colton underwoods's virginity?
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♪ skinny ♪ skinny ♪ just give me the skinny it is time for "the skinny" and we're going to start with michael b. jordan challenging an actual professional boxer to a fight. >> jordan is starring in "creed ii," which opens today, and he reportedly told tmz that he would step into the ring with boxer roy jones jr. >> now tmz reports the boxing veteran is accepting jordan's challenge, saying, we'll make it happen. >> well, the 49-year-old jones tells tmz that he believes his old school vet experience will enable him to easily win a match with the actor. the actor. >> the actor. >> actor. >> so roy jones, he has some knockouts in his career.
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>> yeah, and, okay, yeah, so, fine, he's a little older. whatever. i'm sure michael b. jordan is in amazing shape. >> yes, he is. >> i'm sure real good shape. but good luck. not the face. not the money-maker. not the money-maker. okay. next, this is what you miss out on when you take the stairs instead of the elevator. >> so don't do it. at least at mtv. that's mariah carey surprising some of her biggest superfans with some elevator karaoke on the trlevator. get it? if you thought of trl because it's still around. >> she's making this a dream come true for superfans. many of them screaming, "justice for glitter" which climbed out of obscurity after 17 years to number one on the itunes chart. >> amazing. carey has been making the
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publicity rounds drumming up publicity for the release of her new album "caution." christmas is coming. we can't say enough, it is almost mariah season. >> mariah season starts december 1. favorite mariah carey song? >> there are so many. there are too many. >> "always be my baby." anyway -- next, to dialing up the drama on "the bachelor." >> it's hard to believe in just seven short weeks, colton underwood's journey as a bachelor will begin. >> sorry. >> already heating up the internet is a teaser -- heating up for season 23 of "the bachelor" showing quite a bit of the 26-year-old virgin from indiana. >> it's showering outside. but are the women of "the bachelor" just a bit too much for colton to handle? >> i'm scared. i'm [ bleep ] done. holy -- >> colton.
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>> oh, my god. >> what just happened? >> you could lose your virginity this week. >> season 23 of "the bachelor" premiers on monday, january 7th, right here on abc. >> this is going to be big. >> this is going to be awful, jack, don't you think? he's already cried. >> yes, i do think it's going to be horrible. can you tell how excited i am? >> the big question, does he lose his virginity? >> you know, i was watching one of the entertainment shows on another channel -- >> yeah. >> -- and chris harrison said something about the "v" card is still intact. >> whoa. >> so breaking news. glitter all over. >> all right. good to know. we look forward to it. there is a high-stakes face-off this friday in las vegas between two golf legends. >> phi
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thanksgiving came early this year for a man in milwaukee who found himself down on his luck. >> and it all started with a simple random act of kindness from a city bus driver. here is abc's david muir. >> reporter: a wave from bus driver natalie barnes on her normal route in downtown milwaukee. richard, a regular, gets on the bus with some difficult news. >> why, what happened? >> the house was condemned. >> you were staying in the same one that had the fire? >> yeah. >> i'm sorry to hear that. >> so i've been out on the streets for a week. >> reporter: natalie is clearly upset, offering richard food and to stay warm on her bus. >> let me go buy you some dinner. >> no, no, no, no. >> i'm on the bus until 2:44.
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you want to stay with me then? >> okay. >> reporter: richard stayed on for six hours. during natalie's break, she bought him dinner. >> i don't know what to say but thank you. >> you're welcome. >> reporter: and before her shift was over, natalie had found a shelter. and a milwaukee county transit system telling us community advocates found richard permanent housing. thanks to natalie, her kindness and compassion. >> keep me posted on what happens. even tonight. all right. see you tomorrow or soon, okay? >> reporter: david muir, abc news, new york. >> that's a good one. >> uh-huh. another act of kindness that wasn't quite so random has literally saved a woman's life in lancaster county, pennsylvania. >> she was in desperate need of a kidney, she put her plea on a sign at a pittsburgh penguins hockey game. >> that sign went viral and
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caught the attention of another penguins fan who turned out to be a match. she is recovering from her life-saving surgery this morning. >> pretty cool. we're going to hear from the donor and the surgeon a little later this morning on "good morning america." there you go. the timing worked out perfectly for thanksgiving. >> all of those really good stories come out around the holidays, you know. a lot to be thankful for. >> kind of warms that cold -- >> scroogeness you got. >> -- heart that you have. >> you. you are the scrooge. >> over there. gotten along great so far. >> things to be thankful for, sitting next to kendis. >> don't miss our updates on facebook at wnnfans.com. >> more news is next. stay with us. this is abc's "world news now," informing insomniacs for two decades.
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good morning. i'm janai norman. >> and i'm kendis gibson. here are some of the top headlines we'rfoth morning on "world news now." president trump is under fire for refusing to take action against the saudi crown prince over the murder of the journalist jamal khashoggi. in the meantime, a new report says he did want to punish hillary clinton and jim comey and asked about ordering the justice department to prosecute them. facebook's ceo mark zuckerberg says he has no plans to step down despite his company's recent scandals. in a new interview, zuckerberg also admits facebook missed something really important when it came to russian interference in the 2016 election. hundreds of people are still missing after the deadly camp wildfire in northern california. the death toll now stands at 81. dozens of people are still in tents in a walmart parking lot
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even though rain is on the way. and thanks to president trump, these two turkeys won't be going under the carving knife. peas and carrots and the feon thiesy, november 21st. >> a lot of allite turkey trouble no longer. we're going to get to those stories in a moment. but we start with a health alert that could cause holiday chaos. >> the cdc says romaine lettuce is not safe to eat. it comes after 32 people in 11 states were affected by e. coli. it's also the second outbreak of the potentially deadly bacteria to affect romaine lettuce this year. here is abc's natalie brunell. >> reporter: a multistate e. coli outbreak linked to leecine lettuce. plus asickn tes,
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ved airen a dozen the cdc now advising consumers not to eat any form of romaine lettuce and urging restaurants to stop selling and serving the product until more is learned about the outbreak. >> there is not a train of trace back to tell, okay, it came from this particular field or grower or whatever. that's why it's so difficult to really identify where it came from. >> reporter: consumer reports warning that for now everyone throw away those heads and hearts of romaine lettuce mixes and classic caesar salads. >> washing does not remove this bacteria because what it can do is get inside the cells and inside the layers, and so washing doesn't do anything at all. >> reporter: this is a different strain of e. coli than the one responsible for another romaine lettuce scare earlier this year. that outbreak caused more than 200 people in 30 states to fall sick and five people ended up dying.
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so far no deaths have been reported linked to this outbreak. natalie brunell, abc news, los angeles. and ahead of the holiday, millions of us have our bags packed, about to go somewhere for thanksgiving holiday weekend. we're already seeing travel delays and hassles. >> more than 3,700 flights were delayed yesterday alone. trains and bus stations like washington's union station there were pretty jammed. >> and many roads were bumper to bumper. that's l.a. there with early travellers. the weather may hamper your holiday plans, too. >> accuweather's melissa constanzer with the forecast. melissa? >> kendis, janai, we know that the weather can wreak some havoc on travel. we'll find snow here through northern new england. heavy rain here along the california coast. it is needed to fight the wildfires but, again, it will slow down your travel plans. the rain persists into thanksgiving day for the northwest and northern california. meanwhile, it's all about the cold blast here in the northeast.
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those numbers are going to be taking a tumble for thanksgiving day. kendis? janai? >> all right. our thanks to melissa. turning now to an explosive new report that president trump wanted to order the justice department to prosecute hillary clinton and former fbi director james comey. according to the "new york times," he mentioned it last spring to then white house counsel don mcgahn. but sources say mcgahn told trump that as president he did not have the authority to issue such an order. mcgahn reportedly had white house lawyers write a memo warning the president that such an action could be seen as abuse of power and lead to impeachment. well, after months of negotiations, the president has submitted his written answers to the special counsel robert mueller. sources tell abc news that the answers pertain to collusion but not obstruction of justice. they say the president spent several days with his lawyers crafting those answers. president trump is facing opposition from both parties
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over his refusal to directly penalize saudi arabia for the murder of "washington post" columnist jamal khashoggi. the top republican and democrat on the senate foreign relations committee are demanding that the president make a determination about the crown prince's role in the killing. they sent a letter triggering an investigation after the president said it would be foolish to cancel lucrative contracts with the saudis. >> why are you siding with the saudis over your own intelligence community? >> because it's america first for me. saudi arabia, if we broke with them, i think your oil prices would go through the roof. >> the cia has reportedly concluded that the crown prince himself ordered khashoggi's assassination. the president said maybe the prince did know or maybe he didn't know about the murder. we're now hearing from the children of the woman whose death on board a caribbean cruise ship remains a mystery. they say she was terrified about taking the trip, a journey that was supposed to give her and her husband time to work on their marriage. here is abc's victor oquendo.
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>> reporter: amarosa and leo tenorio's children breaking their silence. telling abc's news their mother feared going on the royal princess cruise ship where mysteriously fell to her death. >> my mom did not want to go on this cruise. she did not. blank point, she did not want to go. she knew something was going to happen. >> reporter: her ominous last words before going on vacation with her husband. >> the night before they left, my mom hugged me for like a good five minutes. i was curious why it was so long. i asked her and she said, well, it might be the last hug you get from me. >> reporter: the fbi investigation remains active. local reports say she was seen struggling with an unidentified man. aruban officials questioned her husband and they say he's not a suspect at this time. >> reporter: in a statement to abc news, leo tenorio saying in part, it was suicide. i was the only one there and it will haunt me forever. >> the children are waiting for
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the fbi to conclude its case. victor oquendo, abc news, miami. a mistrial has been declared in the trial of a suspect accused of murdering a female jogger here in new york. 22-year-old chanel lewis being charged for the death of karina vetrano. lewis had given videotaped confessions and was linked to the murder scene by dna evidence but the jury was split on whether to convict him after less than two days of deliberations. prosecutors say they will retry lewis. and the death of san francisco 49ers fan ian powers has been ruled an accident. powers disappeared after becoming separated from his girlfriend at the "monday night football" game last week. his body was found in the waters near the 49ers' stadium. a coroner has ruled he died from drowning. police say their investigation is closed. the company that makes roundup weed killer is appealing a $78 million verdict against it. a jury earlier this year found
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that monsanto's roundup caused a california man's cancer. the original award was $289 million. a judge cut that significantly just last month. the company says none of the science presented at the trial earlier this year supported the jury's conclusion. monsanto is facing more than 9,000 similar lawsuits. so the birth of a baby ape has officials at the san diego zoo scratching their heads. >> eloise had her seventh child earlier this month. the zoo was more than a little shocked because it says eloise has been on birth control for years. she and her partner had their last child 12 years ago. >> wow. >> wow. >> oof. >> they also say the new mom didn't show any signs of being pregnant. she and the baby are doing fine. >> my goodness. >> how did that happen? >> that's a trend these days, though? >> what.
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>> i don't know, just like people keep having babies. >> oh. >> shout out to this ape for deciding to have a baby. >> she was on birth control. allegedly. >> look, something happened. allegedly. was she taking it herself? >> yeah, she probably pulled the goalie. >> pulled the what? >> the goalie. it's a soccer term. it's okay. coming up -- recreational marijuana goes on sale in massachusetts. we're meeting the iraqi war vet who was the first customer. and later this half hour, "how ralph breaks the internet." it's "insomniac theater" time on wednesday. you're watching "world news now." time on wednesday. you're watching "world news now."
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well, that isn't chestnuts roasting on an open fire, it's celery roasting on interstate 5 about 40 miles south of seattle, to be specific. a tractor trailer hauling the celery burst into flames. the driver managed to get out and was not injured. >> all that wasted celery. >> yeah. >> toss it out with the romaine. police outside detroit are hunting for a grinch stealing christmas a little early. >> moments after a fedex truck makes a delivery in sterling heights, a dark minivan pulls up.
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it circled around a bit before a woman in all black gets out, walks up to the home, grabs the package and then bolts. you can see it there. police believe the suspect has done the same thing at a number of homes. >> those cameras -- >> does it very calmly. >> those cameras are going to save christmas. >> for some people, yeah. now to massachusetts where large and enthusiastic crowds gathered to buy legal recreational marijuana for the first time. >> there were some concerns about supplies running out, but luckily for the buyers, that did not happen. abc's eva pilgrim reports. >> reporter: there are still long lines in massachusetts to legally buy recreational marijuana for the first time. already sold legally in six western states, this marks the opening of the first two pot dispensaries on the east coast. >> gumre very popular. >> reporter: the owners at this leicester store ready for the huge crowds bringing in heated
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tents and even a grilled cheese food truck. >> i don't need a study to tell me it's helping them. i see it every day. >> reporter: stephen mendelli, an iraq war vet who suffers from ptsd, has a brain injury and chronic pain was the first person in line. >> cannibis has been the only medication that has helped without severe side effects. >> reporter: you have to be 21 years old to buy marijuana in the state of massachusetts and you can get up to an ounce, but you can't take it over state lines. eva pilgrim, abc news, leicester, massachusetts. >> so all those folks in new hampshire, you can't legally take it over state lines. >> no. you just got to stay there, i guess. so the proof that joe kennedy is running the democratic -- u.s. representat marijua and wants to push for our federal government -- federal government to legalize and regulate the drug. >> and while massachusetts is the first state in the east to now have legal recreational
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marijuana, it may not be the last, obviously. governor-elect of connecticut says that she hopes it will become a priority for state lawmakers next year. and in rhode island -- >> yeah. >> i'm sorry. >> ned lamont there in connecticut. >> you get some pot. you get some pot. >> and you. wait. i forgot. you -- what do you want? sorry. coming up, what hugh jackman is now saying about playing the role of the disgraced presidential candidate. you're watching "world news now." ential candidate. you're watching "world news now." she pretty much lives in her favorite princess dress. but once a week i let her play sheriff so i can wash it. i use tide to get out those week old stains and downy to get it fresh and soft. you are free to go.
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not lookinto not looking too bad there in d.c. live picture of the capitol, where it will be a very, very cold thanksgiving. as hard as it may be to believe, there was a time in american politics that not too long ago that a sex scandal could actually derail a presidential bid. >> it happened back in 1987 and now more than 30 years later a new movie about gary hart is raising pointed questions about our current state of politics.
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here is abc's george stephanopoulos. >> so start with the shoulder in a little. >> reporter: we've never seen hugh jackman quite like this, defiant, unapologetic and angry as failed presidential candidate gary hart in the new movie "the frontrunner." >> it was important for me to impersonate gary. >> you did have that hair. >> senator gary hart. >> the campaign for president, which i waged earlier this year. >> reporter: it was the sex scandal of the decade. the married democratic frontrunner in the 1988 run for the presidency caught with a woman named donna white at his home. >> we saw you leave and come back with this woman -- >> you can't be serious. nobody is staying in my home. there is no need for that, all right? >> i am serious, sir. >> what did you know about gary hart when you took this movie? >> very little. i was backpacking with five other aussies in 1988. i don't remember the entire
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year, to be honest. i didn't know much about it. you have this true story of a cauldron of a presidential campaign. >> do you feel you have a traditional marriage? >> yeah, no, that's it. we're done here. >> you want to know what i'm doing in my spare time, a.j., is that it? follow me around. you'll be very bored. >> reporter: neither hart nor rice have discussed the details of their relationship. >> everything is on the record and we will be meeting again tomorrow. >> abc news has been told by sources inside the hart campaign tonight that hart will announce his withdrawal within the next 24 hours. >> you think about it from the perspective of today, it's hard for me to imagine, i think, that a candidate would drop out that quickly. >> there was no precedent, though. this was the first. it's like a thriller. this is happening in a week. he's in an alleyway at 2:00 in the morning. this is the next president of the united states, probably, with three reporters from "the miami herald," no one knowing what the hell to do. >> it's just unimaginable.
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>> reporter: gary hart launched his presidential campaign from the foothills of denver at red rocks amphitheater in april of 1987, promising to be a different kind of candidate. >> a campaign of change to shape and capture our future. >> reporter: the future of american politics, jackman and reitman studied archival material about hart closely. for jackman, known for his hulking physicality in movies like "wolverine" and the greatest showman, training to play an ax-throwing politician was another matter. >> is it true you memorized gary hart's speeches? >> his speeches were interesting to me because he spoke in a very unique way. he was unlike a lot of politicians that i hear. he was very to the point, simple and clear. ortejacks ng person proved to be a different kind of challenge.
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>> can you summarize what you think he thought about the film. >> i think he felt as though we had empathy for him and we wanted to understand him, and i think that probably went a long way. >> so you met the challenge of playing a living character? >> yeah. i went for it. you know, it's -- and in the process made great friends. this is a collaboration i'll always treasure and also with gary and his family, you know? i was nervous about meeting him. i think we both were, you know, about doing this, and i have great respect for him and his family. that's been an unbelievable bonus out of this. >> and so this year gary hart and his wife, still married, celebrating 60 years of marriage. >> so, see, you can survive these scandals. as history has proven in -- >> yes, it has. >> in several presidential races since then. the movie's doing moderately okay. getting like a 58% on rotten tomato. i'm actually intrigued by it. >> i am -- i am now, too. all right. coming up, one of the most highly anticipated movies of the
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time now for "insomniac time now for "insomniac theater." we're previewing early two movies opening early for the long holiday weekend. >> this morning we start with animation from our parent company disney. ralph breaks the internet is the second installment in the "wreck-it ralph" series. video game bad guy in search of replacement parts to save penelope's video game. and to raise the cash, ralph becomes a viral video superstar. >> wow. >> grab him a drink. >> yeah, this lady, she actually made the video. she's the one that told us to come see you. >> no wonder your video's so dope. shank is for real cool. >> right? >> she is not. i'm the cool one getting all the hearts. >> well, that's right, you big
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baby. look at you. >> yeah. >> what did you say your name was? ralph, wreck-it ralph. >> well, wreck-it ralph, you are trending, and these are for you. heart, heart, heart, heart, heart, heart, heart. >> heart, heart, heart, heart, heart. >> ralph getting all the likes. starring the voices of john c. reilly and sarah silverman, "ralph breaks the internet" is scoring a certified fresh. and jeff strickler writes "ralph breaks the internet" breaks this up. next to the highly anticipated sequel to michael b. jordan's abs, "creed ii" stars michael b. jordan.
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>> victor drago, son of ivan drago, who infamously killed apollo creed appeared today to issue a challenge to adonis creed. >> don't do this. >> i don't got a choice. >> that's the same thing your father said when he died right here in my hands. that kid was raised in hate. he's dangerous. he broke things in me that ain't ever been fixed. it ain't worth it. >> if you want to fight this -- >> lieberman calls it a rousing and effective sequel with a couple of surprise punches. a.o. scott writes, it looks like a popcorn movie but it's a thanksgiving dinner. >> it's a snack. >> michael
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this morning on "world news now," president trump and his rivals. >> there is a new report that he wanted the justice department to prosecute hillary clinton, something he promised on the campaign trail. plus he explains why he won't punish saudi royals for the murder of a u.s.-based journalist. also this morning, the thanksgiving rush is on. a record number of travelers are expected to take to the skies and hit the road in what could be the coldest turkey day on record for many. plus, the cdc with a major romaine lettuce alert. just before thanksgiving, of course, they're warning consumers to not eat it at all and to throw all types away. a major e. coli outbreak in several states. and what a divided nature we are when it comes to thanksgiving side dishes. see what part of the country goes for mac and cheese and who prefers salad. >> salad on thanksgiving?
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>> salad. it's wednesday, november 21st. >> so un-american. from abc news, this is "world news now." some people want salad. the cdc says throw it away. >> yeah, exactly. >> sounds good to me. >> absolutely. we'll follow what the cdc says, but we'll get into that a little bit later. but we'll begin this half hour with a new report that president trump tried to make good on his promise to go after his political adversaries. >> the "new york times" is reporting that last spring the president told then white house counsel don mcgahn that he wanted to order the justice department to prosecute hillary clinton and former fbi director james comey. sources tell "the times" that mcgahn told trump that as president he didn't have the authority to do so and mcgahn reportedly had white house lawyers prepare a memo warning the president that such an action could lead to impeachment. >> that new report getting a lot of headlines overnight. and another one, the president is refusing to inflict further punishment on saudi
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arabia despite u.s. intelligence findings linking its crown prince to the murder of that american resident jamal khashoggi. >> and now the president is accused of ignoring human rights for economic gain. here is abc's cecilia vega. >> reporter: from president trump, a forceful defense. >> if we abandon saudi arabia, it would be a terrible mistake. >> reporter: that in spite of "the washington post" report that the cia has concluded crown prince mohammed bin salman himself ordered the assassination of journalist jamal khashoggi. khashoggi last seen alive walking into the saudi consulate in istanbul. officials say he was assassinated by a saudi hit squad. these airport security images published in a turkish newspaper show the luggage of the alleged killers. right there, electric shock devices, syringes, scissors and radios. there was even an audio recording of khashoggi's execution. apparently none of it enough to convince the president to break ranks with his middle eastern
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ally. >> i'm not going to destroy the world economy and i'm not going to destroy the economy for our country by being foolish with saudi arabia. >> reporter: an exclamation-point filled statement, the president emphatically declared "the world is a very dangerous place." and while he criticized the murder, saying the crime against jamal khashoggi was a terrible one and one that our country does not condone, he also essentially declared the matter case closed, writing, "it could very well be that the crown prince had knowledge of this tragic event. maybe he did and maybe he didn't." on fox news, the president said the crown prince assured him he was not involved. >> he told me that i would say maybe five times at different points. ju mh in >> why are you siding with the saudis over your own intelligence community? >> because it's america first to me. saudi arabia, if we broke with them, i think your oil prices would go through the roof.
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>> there was now news in special counsel robert mueller's russia probe. president trump has now turned in his answers to mueller's questions. this came after months of negotiations over the scope of the questions, the number, the subject that would be allowed. sources tell us that the president actually spent several days huddled up with his lawyers coming up with these answers, answers that pertained to collusion but not obstruction. cecilia vega, abc news, the white house. >> and one more note about the khashoggi murder. with the white house declining to punish saudi arabia, the senate will now investigate the matter. meanwhile in the house, nancy pelosi has a new supporter in her effort to become speaker for the second time. ohio congresswoman marsha fudge was considered a top potential rival to pelosi but fudge now says she'll back pelosi. president obama also came out in favor of pelosi, calling her an extraordinary partner during his presidency. asian markets traded lower. the dow slid more more than 550
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points, erasing all of its gains for the year. the big tech stocks like facebook and netflix have suffered the greatest losses recently. there are also concerns about a global economic slowdown and rising interest rates. all good news for the markets. >> and good news because thanksgiving is tomorrow. >> yes. maybe not so good news for millions of americans who will travel today. 3 million alone will be flying, but for some it's going to be slow-going. >> more than 3,600 flights were delayed in the u.s. yesterday alone. hardest hit, seattle-tacoma airport with 400 flights delayed because of fog. >> the roads were also jammed. this is a look at l.a., headlights, brake lights. likely make driving more difficult today in parts of the country. >> accuweather's melissa constanzer is here with the forecast. >> kendis, janai, mother nature could be slowing down the travel in certain spots as you head out for the day. be cautious into northern new england.
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there so that will slow things down. also some heavy rain working into the california coast. expect a slowdown in these areas. that rain is going to linger then for thanksgiving day into the northwest and northern california. it is needed to help that wildfire fight. meanwhile, the cold air blasts into the northeast here. we're talking chilly numbers for thanksgiving day. how about 27 for an afternoon high in new york city for thanksgiving. even chicago only making it to the mid-30s. but as we look toward the week ahead, the big story will be the rain in california, some spots could pick up 1 to 3 inches in northern california. kendis? janai? >> it is a focus for the last week at least, melissa. about 700 people out there are listed as missing after the camp wildfire in northern california. many are out of touch with friends and family lost in the confusion. when you see the area from the air, you can see why. abc's marcus moore reports. >> reporter: we're with the national guard here in northern california, and for the very first time getting an aerial view of the devastation in
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paradise, california, a town of 27,000 people wiped off the face of the map with the camp fire, a fire that has become the state's deadliest and most destructive fire in california history. >> this fire came through and took the heart of the town out. it took, you know, a significant portion of the infrastructure. >> reporter: the national guard offering the very first aerial view of the widespread devastation in paradise, a town that is wiped off the face of the map and faces a very long road to recovery. marcus moore, abc news, chico, california. >> our thanks to marcus. this is a weird silver lining. all the smoke and the haze from the california wildfires is creating beautiful sunsets thousands of miles away. even in washington, d.c. >> wow. >> the light bouncing off the ash particles in the air, enhancing the red and orange colors at sunrise and there at sunset over the potomac. >> interesting.
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>> mmm-hmm. for the second time this year, the cdc issued an e. coli warning about romaine lettuce. the agency says 32 cases have been linked to bacteria in 11 states. americans are being warned not to eat lettuce at all and all forms should be thrown out. in the spring, five people died and more than 200 others sickened by an e. coli strain linked to arizona. the cdc says the two strains are not linked. >> okay. that gets us to this. tomorrow most americans will be stuffing themselves with turkey and side dishes. >> what you'll likely be cramming into your mouth with that turkey depends on where you live. here it is, a survey a few years ago from 538.com identified the most common side dishes by region. southeast likes its carbs, just like i do with mac and cheese number one, cornbread climbs to the top in the south central states. >> salad is the go-to side dish in the west. >> for a huge part of the country. that's nuts. >> yeah, a biggest swath. the northeast likes squash. we do?
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in the nation's midsection, it's either rolls or biscuits. that's why it's called the midsection. in the great lakes, green beans or casserole in the northern plains. >> okay. so all those people out west are going to be really disappointed when they don't get their salad. >> yes, because of the e. coli outbreak. what do you make of this? jack, what's your favorite side dish? >> my favorite growing up was my mother's sweet potatoes with the marshmallows on top. >> pecans on top? >> marshmallows. >> with pecans, too. >> we had a pecan shortage. >> pecan. >> thank you, jack. coming up, the utah man who and we're hearing from diehard black friday shoppers who have been camped out outside a best buy store since monday night. the good reason they're doing it. you're watching "world news
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wildfire in so we're getting our first look at an amazing rescue during a wildfire in southern california. three hikers and two dogs right there trapped during the woolsey fire near malibu earlier this month. now, two l.a. fire department pilots diverted their helicopter from water drop duties to save the group, and you can see them there getting into the chopper as one firefighter said they got them just in the nick of time. >> that was close. >> yeah, it was. >> that's enough excitement for me today. >> hey, you and me both, brother. >> there for all of them. meanwhile in the bronx, a four-alarm fire tore through one home then spread to homes on either side. more than 140 firefighters worked to contain the blaze. five of them and another person were injured, as many as a dozen families will be homeless for thanksgiving. and in neighboring new jersey, authorities are looking into a possible arson at a mansion in the town of colts neck. that's an area popular with many celebrities. four people were found dead at that scene. >> and investigators are working
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on possible links between that fire and one that damaged another home a few miles away. jim dolan of our new york station has more. >> reporter: by nighttime the fire was out and the investigation into the deaths of two children and two adults was under way. for most of the day, though, smoke filled the sky over colts neck. a searing, raging fire that concealed for a time the real horror inside. >> something like this really, you know, knocks you off your feet. >> reporter: set on an estate measured in acres in an enormous million-dollar home, what first responders found when they got here was harrowing. >> we have confirmed there were four fatalities confirmed to be at the home. it's two adults and two children. >> reporter: as friends and family arrived at the estate, the horrifying story began to unfold. the fire investigated as a possible arson. one body, an adult male, found outside the home. a woman and two children found
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inside. it's not clear if those three were already dead before the fire started. police would not release the identities of the victims but records show the home is owned by keith and jennifer caneiro. he is the co-founder with his brother of a tech consulting firm. the brother, records show, owned this home in ocean township and firefighters were called there for a fire that is also being investigated as an arson. is there a connection? >> we're investigating that as a possibility but it would be irresponsible for me to speculate at this point in time. that one started around 8:30 this morning. this call came in 12:38 in the afternoon. >> prosecutors would not confirm the adult man found outside the home here in colts neck died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, saying only they would release more information tomorrow. in colts neck, jim dolan, channel 7 eyewitness news. >> our thanks there to jim dolan. well, you can't outrun a buffalo. that is the sage advice from a utah man who was stalked by a bison herd and lived to tell the tale.
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>> brian kelly broadcast the incident live on facebook, of course, during a hike on antelope island, it was a buffalo that was -- they began roaming towards him and his dog, cali, noticed their tails were up, meaning they were about to become aggressive. he and his german shepherd puppy went up a tree. >> you can smell them, you can hear them. they are making this low grunting thing. you can tell they're checking you can tell they're checking you ou t. in fact, they charged a couple of times. probably five or six times one of the bigger ones would charge the tree and try charging the dog. >> they sound like bullies. >> no, thank you. >> dispatchers sent a park range to the rescue. >> wow. you see it right there. >> how do you get the dog up the tree? >> yeah. well, coming up in our next half hour, the caught on video moment a forklift -- >> this is my favorite. >> just barely -- you'll see it in a second.
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just barely nudged those shelves. but see what happened next. but first, a warning about some black friday sales apps. the high price you might end up paying with your privacy. that's next on "world news now." next on "world news now."
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they're all like, you know, are you really going to go camp again? you're crazy. come eat. we're like, no, you know? we're going to camp. >> no, we're going to camp. she's been camped outside a best buy store in houston with a friend since monday night. >> oh, it has turned into their 13-year black friday tradition. she says she scoops up the discounts for families and sells the rest, pocketing about $1,000. >> oh, okay. i ain't mad at her. for the rest of us who are just looking to save money, there is a new warning out about hundreds of apps that claim to help you find deals. >> but they're actually stealing your personal information. here's abc's rebecca jarvis. >> reporter: in the final countdown to the biggest shopping day of the year, retailers ramping up those sales.
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>> save on hundreds of deals. >> doors open thursday, 2:00 p.m. >> reporter: and black friday apps are popping up everywhere. many legitimate like shopsavvy and shopular tracking the best prices so you don't have to. but a new warning, some of the apps now on the internet appearing to help you spot deals may be fakes. >> this stuff looks extremely authentic. the apps look real. >> reporter: researchers at consumer site riskiq say they found hundreds of phony apps and websites. they look like they're offering deep discounts but riskiq says they're actually stealing your private information. searching the terms "black friday," the company finding more than 4,000 apps, but reporting that more than 200 of them malicious. and with over 40% of all black friday online purchases happening on a mobile device last year, spotting a possible fake is more important than ever. like this app, identified by riskiq last year as suspicious.
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the description filled with grammatical errors, a red flag. >> don't get apps from third-party app stores other than the authentic app stores like apple and google. >> reporter: something else to beware of, too good to be true bargains. make sure the url starts with https. ron gordon says he was fooled by a site where he found this canada goose jacket, normally priced around $750, for just $255. only after he got the coat home did he realize it was likely a fake. >> i opened the coat and was overpowered by this very strong chemical smell. so strong that i had to wrap the coat up in a trash bag. if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. rebecca jarvis, abc news, new york. >> so instead of a canada goose,
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it is time for "the mix" on this wednesday, and quite a nice deed done by a young man in buffalo, new york. so this guy walked out, found that his car had been hit but he found a note on the car. andrew posting the photo. the note here says, "if you're wondering what happened to your car, bus 449 hit your car. it stops here every day to drop me off at 5:00 p.m. sorry." the note was from a sixth grader telling andrew who hit his car. >> wow. >> andrew posted it saying, "shout out to the anonymous sixth grader for saving me a couple thousand dollars. bus not drawn to scale." that little sixth grader -- >> is honorable. >> -- is a snitch.
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>> come on. you got to -- that's a good kid. his parents did him good. >> snitches get stitches. poor kid. >> good for th>> >>ngn toome bble art. >> like the bus driver's not going to know where you live. >> that is true. that bus driver must be an awful person for that kid to snitch. did you know that bubble wrap used to be used as wall paper? >> i didn't. >> me either. that's what inspired this canadian-born nyc-based artist bradley hart who uses a syringe to make this art. look at this. you've seen that before. i'm trying to wrap my mind around how he uses the syringe azint sureow iesani't intohem. thato
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>>there's w it >> tseubes must ke >>uno, le, p ok. to downing street. of course, larry the cat has been a familiar feature outside there. he's a stray cat. but familiar even to the bobbies over there at 10 downing street in london. look at larry the other day. just waiting to get in. the police officer decides, here you go -- >> he's like, uh -- >> walk into the prime minister's residence. there we go. it actually took place during a bbc broadcast that was taking place at the time. >> just waiting. excuse me? thank you, kind sir. >> getting the very latest on the brexit battle. yeah, larry's in there. and from larry the cat to this amazing dog who is learning how to dance. >> what is it? >> look at this. a little bit of a foxtrot.
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this morning on "world news now," mother nature not making things easy on this getaway day. millions are bracing for one of the coldest thanksgivings ever. plus, flight delays from fog and even smoke plaguing some airports. hear what the airlines are doing to make things a little bit easier. mark zuckerberg is on the defensive and fighting back. in a new interview, the head of facebook admits he wishes he understood sooner the russian interference in the 2016 elections and says he has no plans to step down as chairman. new details ahead. warehouse in chaos. >> courtesy of a forklift driver who accidentally seems to bring down aisle after aisle like dominos. see the full video. and michael b. jordan set to take the box office by storm
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this weekend in "creed ii" has issued a challenge to a real-life boxer. >> uh-oh. >> to take him on in the ring. and now the challenge has been accepted. the full story in "the skinny." it's wednesday, november 21st. from abc news, this is "world news now." as we prepare for a big eating holiday, michael b. jordan may have bitten off more than he can chew. so clever. >> wow, that was -- that was good. >> thank you, jack. thank you. >> day three. can we send her back to d.c. yet or no? it's all right. >> you're stuck with me. >> millions of us will be on the move, however, today for the holiday weekend, but we might want to dress warmly if you're heading out. >> an arctic blast is about to sweep across the midwest and the northeast. tomorrow morning's windchills,
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11 in detroit, 18 in washington, boston's windchill will be 0. >> you thought it would be icy when you get together with your uncles. this may be the coldest thanksgiving day parade in new york city ever. >> reporter: from the roads to the rails and everywhere in between. >> all the train tickesold out >> reporter: the thanksgiving travel season is in full swing. >> i left at like 2:00 a.m. to go to the airport. >> i wanted to get there as soon possible. >> reporter: travelers getting out early ahead of arctic air that will make this thanksgiving among the coldest on record for millions. overnight, freeways were already backed up for miles. like here in los angeles. more than 48 million drivers expected to hit the road this week, the busiest thanksgiving in more than a decade. even trains will be packed. crowds swarming union station in the nation's capital and amtrak expects more than 750,000 passengers the next few days. if you're flying, you'll be
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joined by nearly 3 million people flying today alone. luckily airlines anticipating the rush, adding more available seats on flights, increasing tsa staffing. authorities even opening up restricted airspace to commercial flights to handle the surge. but for some in california, the crowds are the least of their worries. smoke from those massive wildfires making visibility so low it's grounding flights in san francisco. >> while it will be the coldest thanksgiving anyone can remember in the midwest and the northeast, maybe we should have some warm thoughts. as we take a live look there at downtown miami where it will be 80 degrees. >> life is good in miami. >> it is. looking very nice. it will be -- also looking good in honolulu tomorrow. 84 degrees there as well. >> lucky them. >> all right. well, the trump family, they've got the right idea. they were already in florida right now. >> the president arrived in palm beach for thanksgiving with the first lady and son barron. earlier as he left washington he slammed a court ruling against
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his asylum policy. he also defended his decision to give the saudi crown prince a pass over the murder of a "washington post" columnist. abc's stephanie ramos has the details. >> reporter: before taking off to florida for the thanksgiving holiday, president trump took questions from reporters for 20 minutes on the south lawn. >> we put out a statement on saudi arabia, which i guess most of you have seen, and we'll see how that all works out. >> reporter: that statement on saudi arabia seemingly dismissing that the crown prince is responsible for the murder of "washington post" columnist jamal khashoggi. the statement out before the official cia report. trump asked if he is siding with the saudis over u.s. intelligence, which reportedly found an apparent connection. >> because it's america first to him. it's all about america first. we're not going to give up hundreds of billions of dollars in orders and let russia, china and everybody else have them. >> reporter: the president pointing to the economic ties between the u.s. and saudi arabia.
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the president moving on to the ninth circuit court judge that blocked his executive order. the order says anyone who crosses the southern border illegally would not be eligible for asylum. >> every case that gets filed in the ninth circuit we get beaten and then we end up having to go to the supreme court, like the travel ban and we won. this was an obama judge. >> reporter: the administration revised that ban multiple times before getting court approval. right now more than 5,000 active duty troops have been deployed to the u.s.-mexico border to assist patrol agents and they'll be there this week through the holiday. >> you're so worried about the thanksgiving holiday for them. they are so proud to be representing our country on the border. >> reporter: president trump has not visited a war zone yet but he says a plan is in the works. >> democrats who will gain control of the house of representatives next year say they'll examine the trump administration's immigration, detention and family separation policies in the new congress. kendis? janai? >> our thanks to stephanie ramos there in washington. turning now to the russia
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investigation where president trump has submitted his written answers to special counsel robert mueller. sources tell abc news that the answers pertain to collusion but not obstruction. they say the president spent several days with his lawyers crafting the answers. over the weekend, he said a sit-down interview with mueller was unlikely. well, facebook boss mark zuckerberg defending his company after a series of high-profile setbacks. zuckerberg tells cnn he has no plans to step down as chairman. now, that's despite pressure over how facebook reacted to russian interference in the 2016 election and other recent scandals. there have been many. zuckerberg did concede that when it comes to russian meddling, facebook missed something really important. >> you know, i wish that we understood the issues sooner. i wish we understood it before 2016, before the russians tried to do these information operations. you know, it's a really big deal to come out and say that a nation state is behind something. before our company puts a stamp on something saying that, i want to be really sure that's the case. >> okay.
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zuckerberg also gave a vote of confidence to his top deputy sheryl sandberg, calling her an important part of facebook. the company's stock is down nearly 40% from its recent peak. police say the doctor who died in chicago called 911 just before the attack. investigators say tamara o'neal recently ended an engagement with the suspect. police say she called when she saw him because she feared for her life. dr. o'neal, pharmacy resident dayna less and officer samuel jimenez were also killed. the suspect died after police shot him in the stomach. an air force pilot calling himself top gun did this to his $140 million f-22 stealth fighter. investigators found he brought the nose up too early and didn't reach a high enough speed. the jet skidded more than a mile on its belly. he wasn't injured but the mishap
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involved the retraining of all f-22 pilots. >> but it was stealth so nobody actually saw the accident happen. >> exactly. the president has issued a pair of pardons which are not causing much controversies. >> the turkeys peas and carrots have avoided the carving table this thanksgiving. there was actually an online contest to determine which bird should be spared. the president said it was a close vote. >> this was a fair election. unfortunately, carrots refused to concede and demanded a recount and we're still fighting with carrots. even though peas and carrots have received a presidential pardon, i have warned them that house democrats are likely to issue them both subpoenas. >> so the pair will be sent to virginia tech to live comfortably until tomorrow night's dinner. no, they'll live out forever. >> before the ceremony, one of the turkeys faced the white house press corps. the birds, we don't know which a
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few minutes. >> yeah. it also refused to answer questions about whether it had been promised anything in return for a pardon. abc news alex mallon pointed out the turkey spent more time at the briefing room podium this month than press secretary sarah sanders. alex with the burn. >> alex mallon is on his game. >> sunny in d.c., but that was some shade. >> a lot of shade. >> by alex. well, coming up, what actor james woods just did that may have just saved a man's life. and later in "the skinny," mariah carey surprises superfans. you're watching "world news now." g "world news now."
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let's check out how gary's doing on the job. let's check out how gary's doing on the job. while rolling through the warehouse one day. wait, wait, whoa, whoa, whoa.oh. don't stop trerit? no! holy! oh, no!
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>> oh, my gosh. >> see, what had happened -- >> domino champion. >> oh, my god. it keeps going. >> oh, my gosh! cleanup on aisle 5. >> did i do that? whoa. see, what had happened was, he just tapped it. this was in china. and then it just, you know -- >> that's not his fault. >> we hope they're okay. we also don't know what happened. >> or what was in those boxes. toilet paper or something light, maybe. >> yeah, light. anyway, a california woman has been granted a restraining order against michael avenatti. he's the lawyer known for representing porn star, of course, stormy daniels and criticizing president trump. >> avenatti is denying any involvement in any domestic abuse as we get new details about the allegations. here is abc's tom llamas.
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>> reporter: new and detailed accusations emerging in the domestic violence case against michael avenatti. >> what happened, michael? >> reporter: 24-year-old actress mareli miniutti filing for a restraining order. miniutti says avenatti physically and verbally assaulted her and that these photos of bruises on parts of her body are proof. she had a brief role in the film "ocean's 8" and says she has been dating the high-profile attorney for more than a year and living with him since january. miniutti claims the violent encounter started over an argument over money. avenatti allegedly calling her an ungrateful expletive. she states that avenatti grabbed my right arm and dragged me out of bed and into the public hallway. miniutti says she was only wearing underwear and a t-shirt. miniutti says she fled and later that night when she noticed the bruises on her body, she called police who arrested avenatti the next day. the attorney posting $50,000
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bail then holding a news conference steps from the jail. >> i have never struck a woman. i never will strike a woman. >> reporter: in a statement to the court, miniutti says that this was not the first time avenatti was violent. back in february, she says avenatti pushed her out of the apartment where i hit my head against a door. miniutti says avenatti then threw shoes at her. >> he tells me he will be exonerated as soon as some of the evidence comes out, including videotapes from the apartment building, instagram posts and actual physical evidence. but then i asked him why if these allegations are not true she would make up these lies, he had no comment. >> reporter: tom llamas, abc news, new york. a potential suicide drama involving actor james woods played out on twitter. >> woods reached out to a user claiming to be a veteran who posted a message saying he planned to take his life. woods was among the many people reaching out keeping the conversation going. as he tried to reach out to police, he also told him of his own battles with depression.r's waut wds ss police in florid and is g
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>> good use of social media there. >> yeah, absolutely. when we come back, michael b. jordan issues a challenge to a real boxer. and could the countdown clock finally be ticking on colton underwoods' virginity? "the skinny" is next. >> inquiring minds. ng minds. countdown clock finally be ticking on colton underwoods's virginity?
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♪ skinny ♪ skinny ♪ just give me the skinny it is time for "the skinny" and we're going to start with michael b. jordan challenging an actual professional boxer to a fight. >> jordan is starring in "creed ii," which opens today, and he reportedly told tmz that he would step into the ring with boxer roy jones jr. >> now tmz reports the boxing veteran is accepting jordan's challenge, saying, we'll make it happen. >> well, the 49-year-old jones old school vet experience will enable him to easily win a match with the actor. the actor. >> the actor. >> actor. >> so roy jones, he has some
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knockouts in his career. >> yeah, and, okay, yeah, so, fine, he's a little older. whatever. i'm sure michael b. jordan is in amazing shape. >> yes, he is. >> i'm sure real good shape. but good luck. not the face. not the money-maker. not the money-maker. okay. next, this is what you miss out on when you take the stairs instead of the elevator. >> so don't do it. at least at mtv. that's mariah carey surprising some of her biggest superfans with some elevator karaoke on the trlevator. get it? if you thought of trl because it's still around. >> she's making this a dream come true for superfans. many of them screaming, "justice for glitter" which climbed out of obscurity after 17 years to number one on the itunes chart. >> amazing. carey has been making the publicity rounds drumming up publicity for the release of her new album "caution." christmas is coming.
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we can't say enough, it is almost mariah season. >> mariah season starts december 1. favorite mariah carey song? >> there are so many. there are too many. >> "always be my baby." anyway -- next, to dialing up the drama on "the bachelor." >> it's hard to believe in just seven short weeks, colton underwood's journey as a bachelor will begin. >> sorry. >> already heating up the internet is a teaser -- heating up for season 23 of "the bachelor" showing quite a bit of the 26-year-old virgin from indiana. >> it's showering outside. but are the women of "the bachelor" just a bit too much for colton to handle? >> i'm scared. i'm [ bleep ] done. holy --
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>> colton. >> oh, my god. >> what just happened? >> you could lose your virginity this week. >> season 23 of "the bachelor" premiers on monday, january 7th, right here on abc. >> this is going to be big. >> this is going to be awful, jack, don't you think? he's already cried. >> yes, i do think it's going to be horrible. can you tell how excited i am? >> the big question, does he lose his virginity? >> you know, i was watching one of the entertainment shows on another channel -- >> yeah. >> -- and chris harrison said something about the "v" card is still intact. >> whoa. >> so breaking news. glitter all over. >> all right. good to know. we look forward to it. there is a high-stakes face-off this friday in las vegas between two golf legen >> phil mickelson has already baited tiger woods into a $250,000 side bet.
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thanksgiving came early this year for a man in milwaukee who found himself down on his luck. >> and it all started with a simple random act of kindness from a city bus driver. here is abc's david muir. >> reporter: a wave from bus driver natalie barnes on her normal route in downtown milwaukee. richard, a regular, gets on the bus with some difficult news. >> why, what happened? >> the house was condemned. >> you were staying in the same one that had the fire? >> yeah. >> i'm sorry to hear that. >> so i've been out on the streets for a week. >> reporter: natalie is clearly upset, offering richard food and to stay warm on her bus.
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>> let me go buy you some dinner. >> no, no, no, no. >> i'm on the bus until 2:44. you want to stay with me then? >> okay. >> reporter: richard stayed on for six hours. during natalie's break, she bought him dinner. >> i don't know what to say but thank you. >> you're welcome. >> reporter: and before her shift was over, natalie had found a shelter. and a milwaukee county transit system telling us community advocates found richard permanent housing. thanks to natalie, her kindness and compassion. >> keep me posted on what happens. even tonight. all right. see you tomorrow or soon, okay? >> reporter: david muir, abc news, new york. >> that's a good one. >> uh-huh. another act of kindness that wasn't quite so random has literally sawoman' lerou pelvania. >> she was in desperate need of a kidney, she put her plea on a sign at a pittsburgh penguins hockey game. >> that sign went viral and caught the attention of another penguins fan who turned out to
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be a match. she is recovering from her life-saving surgery this morning. >> pretty cool. we're going to hear from the donor and the surgeon a little later this morning on "good morning america." there you go. the timing worked out perfectly for thanksgiving. >> all of those really good stories come out around the holidays, you know. a lot to be thankful for. >> kind of warms that cold -- >> scroogeness you got. >> -- heart that you have. >> you. you are the scrooge. >> over there. gotten along great so far. >> things to be thankful for, sitting next to kendis. >> don't miss our updates on facebook at wnnfans.com. >> more news is next. stay with us. now," informing insomniacs for two decades.
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morning. happy thanksgiving. net making news in america this morning, holiday arctic blast. bitter cold sweeping the northeast as a record number of travelers hit the road for the holiday. traffic snarled. trains sold out and airlines creating new routes. how the frigid weather could impact your plans. targeting his enemies. the new report claiming president trump wanted to force the justice department to go after hillary clinton and take down james comey. the stunning memo from his legal team and who warned him about the risk for impeachment. tainted lettuce. a massive e. coli outbreak spurring the cdc to ask everyone to throw out their romaine. dozens already sick. the search for the source of the outbreak this morning.

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