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eventually move up to arizona. >> paul williams is tracking the path of both storms. good morning. >> good morning. hermine continues to turn off the east coast. this is the trekking we're expecting to curve away and go toward the deeper water and lose strength. a moderate risk of rough surf, coastal flooding, beach erosion and strong winds.
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country, a close look on hurricane newton, expected to bring misery with significant rainfall and flooding in the four corners. nick, diane? >> thank you. as we wrap up summer, it's beginning to look like winter in some parts of montana. >> there is as much as ten inches of snow in some of the higher elevations. bare tooth pass is closed because of snow and high winds. september snow is not that unusual for this area. the big sky ski resort had some in july, ski resorts weren't open until thanksgiving. >> what good is the snow if you can't ski? >> no good. so struggling actors spend a lot of time pounding the pavement trying to make money. not many of them have figured out to do it quite like this. >> there's this guy. chuck mccarthy. he's figured out a creative way to earn a few extra bucks in los angeles. >> i am a people walker. i walk people. instead of dogs.
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i charge $7 a mile. there's no leashes involved. >> now, chuck considered being a dog walker, but he didn't want to pick up after them. >> good to know he doesn't have to do that. who, you might ask, would actually pay someone to walk with them. chuck says it's more about the camaraderie on the walk than the walk itself. his clients talk and he tries to be a good listener. though i have to say this idea is not completely original. fans of "king of queens" did a funny episode on this once where they actually end up paying a dog walker -- this is when a light bulb goes off -- to walk doug's father-in-law. >> because he's -- >> his friend is telling him the dog walker is great. she comes and walks him and takes him out. when he comes back, he's so tired and he goes right to sleep. eventually he figures out that he's dealing with a professional.
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my father-in-law is a grief counselor, and he takes his clients for walks. in london, they walk and talk. it's a nice environment. >> does he charge $7 a mile? >> he does it for free. he's a good guy. >> see? does it have less meaning if you know you're dealing with a professional? >> yes. >> and they're getting paid? >> yeah, i think so, don't you think? >> i wonder how his clientele is? it's streaming in? >> i mean, i'd go for a walk with that guy. >> yeah? >> yeah. i'm not sure i'd pay him, but i'd go for a walk with him. seems like a nice bloke, you know? >> it would be funny if it comes around and he gets people saying, hey, i'll walk with you. coming up, serena williams is on top of the tennis world. >> she's surpassing another one of the sport's all time greats and making it clear this is her world. we're just living in it. >>and the latest on the
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what a >> it's an image we've seen 308 times. serena williams celebrating
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monday's win at the u.s. open gave williams the record for the most in the open era. her 308th win in a grand slam sends williams to her sixth straight u.s. open quarter final. >> a pitcher for the los angeles angels is recovering after a frightening injury. a warning -- this may be difficult to watch. matt shoemaker took a line drive off his head sunday in seattle. miles per hour. he suffered a skull fracture and internal bleeding. the team says emergency surgery was successful and he's able to speak. now to the growing controversy on the sidelines over the national anthem. >> san francisco 49ers quarterback, colin kaepernick, now has two high-profile defenders, including president obama. abc has the latest. >> reporter: 49ers quarterback
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stand during the national anthem is getting steam. >> he's exercising his constitutional right to make a statement. i think there's a long history of sports figures doing so. >> reporter: u.s. women's national soccer team player megan rapinoe kneeling calling it a nod to cap nick's protest of racial injustice saying being a gay american, i know what it means to look at the flag and not have it protect all of your liberties. how long do you plan on continuing to take a knee and will it be taking a knee? >> at this point, i will it will continue to be taking a knee. as far as how long this goes, i'm not sure. i want to be able to effect change. >> reporter: support is growing for the quarterback. more gear was sold last week than in the past eight weeks
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santa clara police union saying they may not provide security for the game. the chief said kaepernick is expressing his first amendment right and it's their job to uphold it and provide public safety. abc news, los angeles. >> the president spoke about this at a news conference in china after the g20 summit. kaepernick's sincerity to highlight social issues. he says while it may be a messy way to go about it, that's the way democracy works. >> and he acknowledged it's tough for the military to take. seeing both sides. coming up in our next half hour, the hunt for a group of vandals in oregon. this video captured by a witness caught hikers destroying a famous rock formation. reducing to rubble. we'll hear about why they say they did it. first, one of america's favorite funny men is lending his voice to the big screen.
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? one of america's favorite funny men is lending his humor and voice to the big screen. >> andy samberg's voice is in the upcoming comedy "storks," and i had the opportunity to hear
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who writes this, directly from the stork's mouth. >> bravo on the pun. >> reporter: "storks" no longer deliver babies but packages. >> our new phone. >> i'm aiming to be boss. >> reporter: then by mistake he gets back into the baby game, a mistake his nemesis will exploit. >> i feel like a lot of kids will be doing that voice and driving their parents nuts. >> sorry, i thought we were vibing. >> he's had a hard life. >> reporter: you can do any voice you want? >> that's an overstatement. >> reporter: do my voice. >> do my voice. >> reporter: it's not that good. >> it's not that good. >> reporter: now you should do my voice. >> now you should do my life. >> reporter: what are you doing with your life beside "snl"? now picture him together with kelsey grammer voicing this. >> you know why i built my office entirely out of glass even though birds can't see
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>> reporter: he would do vocal warmups and every now and a good break out a taste of side show bob and everyone in the room would be like, oh. >> reporter: are you improvising? >> there's a lot of improvising. there's a lot of nick stoler, the director, in the booth throwing out ideas with us. >> reporter: it has a slightly andy samberg feel to it. >> there's a looseness. >> reporter: recently he's been working on "never stop." >> it's everyone and everything in pop culture. everyone wanted it to be bieber. >> reporter: it makes a better story. >> but i also feel like isn't bieber okay now? >> reporter: back to "storks." this is about big brothers wanting little brothers and frazzled parents too busy for their offspring. >> don't make me the mean mom. >> reporter: sound familiar on a couple of levels? >> moms are fun, too! >> reporter: i didn't know that was jennifer aniston.
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>> reporter: it also raises the subject where do babies actually come from. >> we need to tell him. >> tell him what? >> reporter: i wonder if it will spark conversations. >> i think it will. >> reporter: timmy with his popcorn, daddy. >> i think that's a good thing. >> reporter: also a good thing, grammar, aniston, key and peele. >> i'm going to devour. >> reporter: and samberg unleashed. >> that was funny. you almost died. >> what was he like to interview? >> he was funny unsurprisingly. >> i have to ask, what did you think of his impression? did you think he sounded like you? >> a little bit. >> he sounded exactly like you. that's what you sound like. >> is it? that's kind of disturbing. >> no? >> i don't know. do i sound like this? do i sound like this?
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it is time for it is time for "the mix." we are starting in australia with a car in a lake. now, why is the car in the lake? >> why is the car in the lake? >> the car is in the lake because the lady driving the car was very, very freaked out when a huntsman spider fell down from the -- what do you call the flappy thing? >> the visor. >> those things have a leg span of up to one foot, and they are venomous, but they're not really aggressive. she probably wasn't going to get stung, but if that fell from your visor, would you crash your car into a lake? probably. >> maybe. >> when you originally said spider, i was going to say all that because of the spider. then they show it.
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no, thank you. >> i did a story in georgia last year in a woman with a nest of spiders in the car. in the car seat. >> on purpose? >> yeah. yeah, yeah. all right. we take you to the leaning tower of pisa. normally people pretend they're holding it up. this guy decided the tourists themselves made better photos. >> he has the end of his finger. >> tourists make better background props. >> that's actually clever. the old leaning thing is kind of over, isn't it? he's kicked it up a notch. well done. tell me about the teacher kicking things up a notch. >> to ohio state university, a professor trying to demonstrate a scientific things i don't understand calling transferring an atom -- anyway, that's not the important part of the story. basically this professor threw a ball of paper up on the upper
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trash can on the other side, everyone gets a 100 on a test score. >> that's silly. >> look at that -- there guy did it. [ applause ] they all got 100s. i mean. >> the activity seems just so immature. i mean, they're in, at a university? >> you just put balls of paper on our desk. >> at a university? >> is this a challenge? >> maybe. >> i don't know what you're talking about. >> oh. >> what if i hit jack? >> you know, i have an old injury. it's hampering me. >> is that what it was? >> you got the first one. >> were you practicing? >> no, but take a look at this white whale. got the first one. >> were you practicing?
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this morning on "world news now," it's the final stretch to election day. and the candidates are full speed ahead. they're appealing to voters in the swing states and also trying to appeal to reporters on their airplanes. we have the details just ahead. computer problems for one of the world's busiest airlines. delays already reported overnight with passengers stuck in long lines. we'll have the latest on this busy travel day. and new this half hour, putting an old car to good use. >> look at what a bunch of german firefighters did when they got their hands on this car. does this count as an am might -- as an amphibious vehicle? and tabloids are trumpeting the news about oprah planning her dream wedding. apparently no one more surprised
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"the skinny" on this tuesday, september 6th. from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning, everyone. i'm diane macedo. >> i'm nick watt in for kendis gibson. we begin with a run up to election day. hillary clinton and donald trump descending on the crucial state of ohio at the same time. >> clinton debuted a new campaign plane big enough to accommodate the press after facing criticism about shying away from the media. we took questions for 40 minutes. david wright is on the campaign trail. >> reporter: as the final push begins, hillary clinton finally answered questions from her traveling press corps, including ones on russia, china, and her health. >> are you concerned about conspiracy theories about your health and whether that will affect the election? >> i'm not concerned about the conspiracy theories.
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lost track of them. >> reporter: today's question-and-answer session was her first in weeks. it took place aboard her brand new campaign plane, a boeing 747 nicknamed hillforceone, stronger together, her motto on the side. >> welcome to our big plane. it's so exciting. >> reporter: today on the plane she pushed back on any suggestion her time at the state department was tainted by conflict of interest with the clinton foundation. >> everything i did at the state depament i did in furtherance of america's interest and our security. the state department has said there's no evidence of any kind of external influence, and i know that to be the fact. >> reporter: clinton's campaign has more events scheduled than they've had for the past two weeks. team clinton swarming the end zone in six states including bernie sanders' first solo stops
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hampshire. >> there should be no doubt on anybody's mind as to whether hillary clinton is the superior candidate, because in every respect, she is. [ coughing ] >> reporter: at a labor day picnic in cleveland, clinton was suddenly overcome by a coughing fit. >> every time i think about trump, i get allergic. >> reporter: must be allergic to the media tweeted trump's campaign manager. finally spent a minute with them. by the end of the day clinton's cough was trending on twitter, #hackinghillary, not talking about her e-mails but questioning her health. david wright, abc news, cleveland. >> as the race tightens, donald trump says he will take part in all three scheduled debates. clina x-point lead over trump, down from a ten-point lead in early august. trump also invited reporters who join him on the flight to cleveland. he took questions on his
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after saying all illegal immigrants would have to leave the country and get in line to come back in, he suggested he was open to letting some people stay. >> i'm not ruling out anything. to become a citizen, you're going to have to go out and come back. >> in an exclusive interview with david muir, trump said they'll have to make a decision on a path to legal status after building a wall and securing t overseas now, and relations between the u.s. and the new president of the philippines are off to a rocky start. president obama canceled the meeting with the philippine leader after he called mr. obama a vulgar name and warned him not to question the controversial killing of drug suspects in the philippines. president duterte has expressed regret that his remark came across as a personal attack on president obama.
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diplomatic moments between president obama and vladimir putin over syria. the two leaders met for 90 minutes at the g20 summit. the goal was to work together to target extremist groups like isis, but so far no deal. lawmakers are returning to capitol hill today for a short election season session. congress has less than a month to pass a temporary spending bill to keep the federal government from shutting down on october 1st. they're also trying to resolve a dispute over the money to fight the zika virus. the republican leadership is hopingo vulnerable gop leaders to return to campaigning as soon as possible. computer system problems are causing delays for another airline. there are long lines at u.s. airports and worldwide. last night one-third of british airwa airways' flights were delayed. british airways says the hard that has they can to fix the problem.
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problem for the u.s. newton is bearing down on mexico this morning. the twin resorts of los cabos are preparing. people are placing sandbags, boarding up windows, even pulling boats up on to land. newton could eventually make its way into arizona and make landfall there, as well. white newton gets stronger, the post-tropical cyclone that was hermine is weakening. the storm is turning up the te most beaches are closed because of the high waves and strong rip currents. some surfers have even been issued tickets before going out on the water. the manhunt continues in las vegas for the armed and dangerous suspect who escaped police custody. alonzo perez managed to take his handcuffs off while he was alone in an interview room. he was being questioned in the murder of a man outside a mcdonald's. a police dog helped take down a suspected prowler in rugged terrain yesterday.
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suspect down a hill. the suspect tried to run again, and the k-9 pulled him down one more time. officers eventually surrounded the suspect. police in connecticut say they found pot plants worth about $1 million in the backyard of a home day care. state inspectors discovered the 600 plants and called police. the daycare license has been revoked and the house condemned. arrests are expected to be mad made in germany during the cold war weren't worth much until now. some firefighters with extra time and water have made an old sedan fly using water power. >> they hooked up their hoses and turned up the pressure. it was flying. it was a little hard to handle and you have to watch out for the back wash from this water
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>> i think that's the fastest it's ever gone. >> yeah. >> never need to wash it. >> it's like that thing when you do the -- on the water. have you ever done that with the -- >> the rocket jets? i forget what they're called. >> i did it for a shoot. they wouldn't let us film the beginning, because at the beginning when you don't know how to do it you flip straight over backwards and it looks terrible. you not allowed to film the first ve you'll make a fool of yourself. >> that's the best part. can we send nick back to do this, but only show the first part. >> yes. >> this just in, the answer is yes. >> confirmation. somebody wants me to look like an idiot on tv. nothing new. coming up, the breaking news about beyonce. why she is being forced to postpone tomorrow's concert, but will it affect the rest of her "formation" world concert tour? the latest in "the skinny."
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hikers in oregon. it took minutes to destroy something that nature took ages to create. a rock formation. first here's a look at today's forecast. "world news now" weather
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the playboy play mate accused of body shaming the "playboy" playmate accused of body shaming a woman may face jail time. dani mathers snapped this picture inside an a-fitness in july.
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captioned, "if i can't unsee this, you can't either." police found the victim, and tmz reports the woman is willing to testify and mathers could receive six months for disseminating private images. kanye west is being accused of being heartless for his fashion show. in his search for models, west requested multiracial women only. social media has not been kind to west. one twitter user asked so no black women? another said manage if a white singer said white women only. no comment from west or his spokesperson. and comic actor chevy chase is back in rehab. his rep calls it a tune-up for an alcohol-related issue at a treatment center in minnesota. 30 years ago he went into a clinic for painkiller addiction. the 72-year-old has two upcoming films. he's best known for slooif and -- for "saturday night live" and the national lampoon movies. a manhunt underway for a group of hikers in oregon.
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to rubble what had been standing for ages. now the question is why. >> reporter: even the people who captured this video couldn't believe it. oregon's beloved pedestal rock formation, beloved formation by visitors to the coast, toppled on purpose. >> they were standing on top of the rubble of the rock laughing and smiling and giggling. >> reporter: park officials founit it must have collapsed naturally, but this video captured tells a very different and troubling story. in it you can clearly see a group of people working to knock over the famous formation which was protected behind a fence. >> they basically told me themselves that it was a safety hazard and that they did, like, the world or oregon a favor that they knocked it down. >> reporter: it's not the first time people have been caught on camera destroying beautiful natural formations.
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a famous rock in utah dating back to the jurassic period. actress vanessa hudgens was fined $1,000 for vandalizing u.s. forest service land by carving into arizona's famous red rocks. in oregon the vandals haven't been found. park officials are now working with the state police to find out who did th abc news, seattle. >> such a strange things to do. >> a strange thing to do, but they're getting busted because they're filming it on their phones. >> well, that's what a lot of people do. a lot of people start carving their initials and they get busted because they post the picture on the internet, not realizing they confirmed they committed a crime. >> yeah. >> we'll see how it pans out. >> stupid. when we come back, the breaking news about beyonce. and what oprah is saying this morning in response to rumors about her wedding. "the skinny" is next. "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations. after this from our abc
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? skinny so skinny ? time for "the skinny" starting with breaking "skinny" news about beyonce. >> queen bey has been forced to postpone her show scheduled for tomorrow until october 7th. on strict doctor's orders for a
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>>o other shows at this time have been affected. beyonce has nine more shows to go on her world tour. >> she also just hit a milestone birthday on sunday. 35 years old. check this out. ? ? happy birthday beyonce ? >> she was serenaded by chance the rapper singing a rendition of "happy birthday, auntie." next, a fresh round of redding -- wedding rumors swirling around america's longtime most eligible single lady. >> so several media outlets are trumpeting the headline that oprah and longtime partner stedman graham after dating for 30 years are finally planning a dream wedding. there's even speculation about a vera wang wedding gown, neil lang rings, and a prenup with
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and a honeymoon. >> the problem is it's all apparently a complete fabrication. oprah herself tweeted out this response last evening saying six people who know me well have called me today congratulating me for a surprise they weren't invited to my wedding. it's not true. >> who do we think planted this? vera wang? neil lang? >> or maybe tabloid people who are bored? >> okay. >> not much else going on. a wedding rumor. >> they did announce an engagement back in '92, but they said they want to have a spiritual union. since then, they said we're happy together, we're not getting married. >> why not? why not? next, to an ultimate fighter turning into a real-life superhero for a little girl. >> miesha tate was on a hiking trail near las vegas when she came upon a little girl who had broken her arm. the girl's parents were
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>> that is when she stepped in and did the heavy lifting for mom and dad carrying her to safety. it's the 6-year-old's thank you on instagram that will melt your heart. >> thank you, miesha. ank you for carrying me. thank you for helping me. >> how cute. >> the girl's parents described tate as an amazing and humble person. next, a triumphant retn >> she was only 13 years old when "friday" -- >> do you remember that? ? friday friday getting down on friday ? >> she became a youtube sensation as one of the most hated videos of all time. the bullying after forced her to quit middle school in 2011. >> but now she's returned with a new single, "the great divide," delivering a teary message to fans about personal
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? >> black may be facing an uphill battle. one critic points without with "friday" black was in a league of her own. >> now attempting to enter the mainstream, she's competing in the major leagues. time will tell how successful "the great divide" will become. finally being happening today right here at abc. >> "the view" is kicking off a star-studded premiere week of its 20th season. our buddy. along with returning co-host for an action-packed week. >> first guest of the new season is tracy morgan in his first daytime talk show appearance since his accident two years ago. next friday, nine-time grammy winner merritt j. blige
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? ? ? then a hero comes along ? welles remy has been hailed as one of the heros to placed his life in front of others during the 9/11 attacks. now more on the new story in "the red bandana." >> here is abc's george stephanopoulos with the story. >> reporter: when welles was 6,
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bandana. >> he loved having that red bandana, and he always had it with him. >> reporter: including when he volunteered as a firefighter at 16. he took a job as a trader working on the 104th floor of the world trade center. the good money and great view weren't enough. >> welles called me and said i want to change my career. i think i want to be a new york city firefighter. >> reporter: september 11th, 2001, came before he switched careers. on that terrible day, welles became a hero. >> you heard this man's voice say, i found the stairs. follow me. >> reporter: survivors remember a man wearing a red bandana who guided so many to safety. at his own peril. >> when i heard the news that the tower had come down, i knew in my heart of hearts that welles was gone. it's a mother's heart knowing. i'm sorry. >> reporter: welles was eventually uncovered from the
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>> to know that welles took off the equity trader hat and picked up his helmet, firefighters's helmet, and went to work, for me, that was an incredible, incredible thing to know. >> that is an incredible story, and he played lacrosse at boston college, and every year they honor him with the red bandana game. the team plays -- not only do all the players and coaches wear red bandanas, but they hand them out to everyone in the stands, the parents and students. you look out and see a sea of red bandanas. it's amazing. >> and even everyone was talking about a guy with a red bandana. >> people didn't realize who it was until that. andanna.
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>> i'm nick watt in for kendis gibson. >> and i'm diane macedo. good morning, i'm nick watt in for kendis gibson. >> and i'm diane macedo. here are some of the top headlines this morning. donald trump and hillary clinton are shifting into high gear. they spent labor day mingling with voters and the press, and they took turns slamming each other one issue after another. we'll have a full report coming up. phyllis schlafly is being remembered for her efforts to defeat the equal rights amendment. she died yesterday in st. louis at age 92. if you're flying british airways, you may have trouble checking in. they're having computer problems leading to delays worldwide. staffers are processing check ins annually.
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gives her a record. those are some of our top stories on this tuesday, september 6th, 2016. from abc news, this is "world news now." we begin this half hour with the presidential candidates hitting the ground running. >> donald trump and hillary clinton are zeroing in on the battleground states with just two months to go before election day. as they campaigned in ohio trump's immigration plan is still shrouded in confusion. more now from mary bruce. >> reporter: donald trump kicking off the final sprint of the campaign. shaking hands at this county fair. >> we're going to bring jobs back to ohio. >> reporter: trump blitzing the key battleground state where the latest polls show clinton with a slim lead. on his way, a rare move for trump, inviting the press to tag along on his plane. the same day hillary clinton
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press corps. coincidence? >> is that what she's doing? >> reporter: trump taking questions on his immigration policy. >> i'm not ruling out anything. to become a citizen, you're going to have to go out and come back. >> reporter: when pressed further, still not giving a clear answer. >> we're going to make that decision into the future. >> reporter: trump slamming clinton for ducking reporters, counting the days since her last press conference. >> she doesn't do press conferences. it's bee held a press conference, what would you ask her? >> a lot of questions to ask. >> reporter: he'll have his chance later this month. >> i think we have an obligation to do the debates. >> reporter: trump confirming he'll attend all three debates. what could cause you to change your mind? >> hurricanes. natural disaster. i expect to do all three. >> reporter: with just 63 days
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shots at clinton. >> and she looks presidential. she'll be a disaster. >> reporter: no mock sessions or no one playing hillary clinton in rehearsals. trump telling reporters he has concerns about possibly being over-prepared. mary bruce, abc news, ohio. now, as mary just mentioned, hillary clinton is now traveling with her press corps after coming under fire for ignoring the media. clinton debuted a big new campaign plane which ended up on the tarmac in cleveland along with trump's plane, and she an issues. >> welcome to our big plane. so exciting. i am so happy to have all of you with me. >> have you missed us? >> i was just waiting for this moment. >> is she happy to have them all with her? i don't know. in an exclusive interview with david muir, clinton said
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she accused him of creating a diplomatic incident by telling the mexican president one thing and his supporters another. president obama is in the southeast asian country of laos this morning marking the first visit by an american president. he meet with the laotian president after a brief arrival. he expected to commit the u.s. to removing u.s. of thousands of undetonated bombs left by the u.s. during the vietnam war. in afghanistan, gunfire has erupted in kabul following a el dorado bomb -- a deadly bombing near the taliban. two security force generals among those killed in the attack. the storm that was once hurricane hermine is lingering off the coast of the northeast. so far it hasn't brought much rain, but the winds are whipping up the winds and churning the ocean enough to wash out holiday plans. more from abc's gio benitez.
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punch in parts of the northeast. david beanic right there in cape cod, massachusetts. >> reporter: the wind is whipping across the beach. there's a no swimming ban in effect. a surprising number of people are out here. >> reporter: a royal caribbean ship got caught in the rough waters. >> eating in the restaurant. dishes going all over the place. >> reporter: they got out safely, but on the shore, warn it could be deadly. >> you're getting swept down the beach faster than i can run. >> reporter: and all the businesses along the eastern coast, fire island already saying they've lost millions. and look at the everyone think beach chairs on the jersey shore. the beach bare, and small businesses like this hotel and restaurant on long beach taking a hit worth tens of thousands.
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crazy, and there was a mass exodus from the island. >> reporter: and so here you are left with all the these open tables that would have been filled. >> i know. i know. and people miss their holiday. >> reporter: and in the next few days you can expect those dangerous rip currtshose big rough waves are going to keep tearing down these dunes. of course, they're going to need some repair for nor'easters in the fall and winter. abc news, new jersey. >> thanks. so far hermine hasn't brought any rain to the northeast, but that could change, and there's another hurricane now in the pacific. >> paul williams is tracking both storms for us. good morning, paul. >> good morning. hermine continues to churn off the east coast bringing in the scattered showers pushing across boston and the nantucket area. it's expected to move northeast and out of the way. before that happens the impact, expecting rough surf, coastal flooding, beach erosion and strong winds.
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opportunity and then a high chance up toward new york. hermine is expected to curve away into wednesday and go to deeper colder water. hurricane newton, different story. expecting to target through the baja. possibly downgraded to a tropical storm, but that's not going to weaken it enough to take away the rainfall part of newton's moisture with widespread flooding. >> thank you. and a harsh reality about commuting as you head back to work. a new study says americans lose nearly $1,000 a year because of traffic. commuters in the nation's capital have it worst. if you're going online more and more, there's an app for that. smartphone apps account for half the time we spend online. we use computers for only about one-third of our time on line. tablets make up 11%, and larger smartphone screens and faster networks make phones more convenient than other devices. the man known as johnny
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johnny manziel is back at texas a&m. the former heisman trophy-winning quarterback is back only as a student. he left after the 2013/'14 school year to enter the nfl. his football career took a downturn and he was released by the cleveland browns in march. and you remember the autistic middle schooler who was befriended by a college football player? he got another surprise. >> you might remem picture. this is sixth grader bo who has autism sitting alone at lunch when a football player rudolph walks over and sits next to him. >> not only a new friend but a 7-year-old jersey. rudolph surprised him and his mom and gave him tickets to the florida state opening game. >> the game was monday night. the seminoles hosted mississippi. they were down by 22 when beau's new buddy catches the touchdown
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become the largest comeback in fsu history. the seminoles went on to the 45-34 win. i believe that's what they call good karma. >> i believe it is. >> and -- >> there's a lovely photo and that poor kid sitting on his own. beau said he doesn't mind sitting on his own, but -- >> but he seemed to be smiling when he got that new company, and that new jersey. >> anybody who has a child that photograph. it gets me every time. >> a friendship. >> every time. coming up, the terrifying carjacking in atlanta. a thief jumps into a car at gas station unlocked and with the engine running and speeds off. but inside that ca sleeping in the backseat, were twin one-year-old girls. and the university librarian who left his school a $4 million surprise. what we're finding out about the man who drive an old car and ate frozen dinners but was
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neither appeared to be injured. clyde has a population of about 6,300. here on the ground, police in georgia are looking for a carjacker who sped off in a car with twin 1-year-old sisters sleeping in the backseat. >> it happened to a father in atlanta as he stepped away for a minute at a gas station. >> reporter: georgia police are looking for a thief in a carjacker who is seen in a video from that gas station camera stealing are car with two 1-year-olds inside. >> long enough for him to get into the car and take off. >> reporter: their father couldn't get his credit card to work at the pump and he ran back to the car when he saw the thief. whoever stole it abandoned the car in this parking lot a quarter mile away. 1-year-old mckenzie was still in her car seat in back. her twin, nadia, was found here near the bushes. this isn't the first time something like this happened. this mom in dallas ran to the
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>> the lady was like who got in the car? i turn around. he's in the car and closed the door. >> reporter: in florida another mother is seen on video fighting off two armed men allegedly trying to steal her car with her 1-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son inside. police say the girls here in atlanta slept through the whole ordeal and were uninjured. the father warns others it only takes second and never leave your car unlocked and running like he did. abc news, at >> yeah. expes apparently say carjacking happens more frequently on the weekends for whatever reason. they say be extra vigilant and friday, saturday and sunday. >> getting kids in and out of car seats is a hassle. i'm just going to pop in for a second, what's the worst that can happen? that's it. >> there's your answer. >> yeah. that is the worst. coming up, the inspiring story of one man's rise from poverty to power.
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>> "the gentleman from ohio" is a book written by congressman louis stokes who's brother karl stokes was the first black mayor of a major city. >> robin roberts sat down to talk about the legacy. >> reporter: good to see you, lori. just tell us the kind of man he was. >> humble. gracious. warm. funny. aggressive in a way of what was right and what needed to be done, particularly when it came to hisonstituents and living his life. >> he was considered a champion to the people and of the poor, but he didn't set out to be a politician, did he. >> no. he did not. he set out to be a lawyer, and that started when he was 12 years old.
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meeting, and he was pulled over by police who asked him where you going? why are you here? where have you been? he sort of had this dream that he, too, could be a great lawyer. and he would also be able to defend those who had had right or wrong, been accused of something, but that he knew that that was his destiny. >> reporter: and tell people about your uncle, his brother. >> and they're so different. >> reporter: i know. i know. >> my uncle karl was the first african-american mayor of a major u.s. city. he was my father's baby brother. >> reporter: how does it feel, the president of the united states, barack obama, before his election, pointed to your father, and your uncle, saying because of them he could become
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that's high praise. >> he said, i just have to say, senator obama, i am 83 years old, and never in my lifetime did i think that i would see a qualified african-american to be the president of the united states. >> reporter: how did your father influence you in the decisions you've made and where you are here, a prominent anchor here in new york city? >> he always drummed in all our heads, do what makes you happy. just do what makes you happy. i followed the dream to go into journalism and went to howard university. he also got a kick of being able to say that i was no longer lou stokes' daughter but that he was my father. we had a beautiful relationship. >> what do you want someone picking up the book to get from
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this is the story of a little black boy who was born in 1925. he was born to a single mom who was a domestic who would take several trolly cars to leave hi clean other people's homes, who had a grandmother who would take care of him, who had a walking from poverty to the halls of congress. to having so many beautiful stories and a family that he loved to the core. he would always end by saying that he was so blessed. >> reporter: it is palpable, your love and pride, and i know it was returned. i know how proud he was of you. >> yeah. thank you. >> reporter: thank you for sharing this. >> thank you so much. thank you.
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retired in 2014 and died last year. what he left behind will never be forgotten by the school that he loved so much. >> reporter: bob moren spent nearly half a century cataloging books here at the new hampshire library. >> he would come to work every day in his 2003 honda with over 100,000 miles, and he'd have his fritos. >> and he had a secret. he saved and invested nearly every dollar he earned, and it paid off big time. >> he ended up with a little over $4 million. >> reporter: he left every cent of it to the university. >> i suspect everybody was shocked. certainly by his lifestyle would not have expected he was able to leave those kind of funds. >> reporter: this janitor from vermont had a similar secret. >> never had an idea of it.
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market, leaving behind a $6 million fortune to a hospital and library. as for bob, his legacy is the kind of things you might read about in a novel, and it's etched in stone at the library where he made his fortune and made dreams come true. abc news, new york. >> my unc dell something similar. he drove a 25-year-old car, lived in this apartment that was just appalling. died, had all this money in the bank, and he left it to the camera club. >> the camera club? >> yeah. >> his nephew just looked over? >> i got a little bit, but the camera club got more. i'm not bitter. that's the news for this half hour. no more talk of that. >> moving on. follow us on facebook,
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making news in america this morning, the presidential candidates start the final sprint to election day. both hillary clinton and donald trump are making campaign stops in crucial battleground states and their attacks are sharpening as the polls are tightening. and president obama making history becoming the first u.s. president to visit the southeast asian nation of laos. that leg of his trip following some tense episodes during a summit in china. a computer glitch has british airways checking in some passengers the old-fashioned way. the issue is causing major delays. we'll check in on what's being done to try to fix it. hang on tight. this little guy making quite a splash for doing this but some asking how young is too young?t? some asking how young is too


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