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good morning, america. breaking right now, tropical storm julia slams the southeast. the system growing overnight after sparking a tornado in florida and torrential rain. now georgia and the carolinas on alert for flooding. donald trump under investigation. new legal trouble over his charity as president obama takes aim. >> this is the guy you want to be championing working people? >> trump trying to win female voters overnight. teaming up with ivanka to unveil his child care plan. >> i think it's going to make a lot of people very, very happy. a lot of moms very happy. >> this morning ivanka joins us live. terrifying attack. a driver caught on camera plowing into police officers at a gas station sending one flying eight feet into the air. the fight to take down a suspect and the search for a motive
american athletes exposed. secret medical records hacked from simone biles, the williams sisters and more revealing the drugs they were taking during the olympics. russians suspected in the attack. the superstars responding this morning. and good morning, america. happy wednesday. a lot to get to on this hump day including ivanka trump. she's right here in the studio right now an we'll speak with her soon. >> there she is. robin, you have a big interview with tim cook, apple ceo and got a chance to try out the earpods. >> there were other things to talk to him about but that's what everyone is talking about. so many people. you're not the only one. so many people are curious about that one. you can see i tried them out, and of course, he defended them. we'll discuss that, but i was there in harlem, a wonderful program apple connecting with the high schools, excuse me, schools
kids to new technology, and we'll talk about that as well. >> that's critical. first we want to get to all that tropical storm julia news forming over florida hours ago. winds reaching 40 miles an hour sparking a tornado, rob marciano in for ginger and you're going to tell us about the storm's impact. >> we were watching this. a really weak, unorganized system for several days but got organized quickly yesterday and did damage across brevard and the roof off this house, and as robin mentioned, one tornado touching down bringing down trees, as well. we're going to have some sustained with this, especially along the coastline. the center is over brunswick, georgia, just hugging the coastline so as it does that it's staying organized. we have tropical storm warnings and flash flood warnings extend into south carolina. we're going to have substantial heavy rain and the forecast for this keeps it inland but if it stays along the coastline, it may very well keep its strength for a couple more days and heavy rain will be
the race for the white house. donald trump under fire facing a blistering attack from president obama and investigation into his charity while he prepares for his first debate with hillary clinton and unveils a new child care plan overnight. abc's tom llamas is here with the latest. good morning, tom. >> trump already firing back on twitter asking why the president is campaigning and not working? this as team trump prepares for another possible legal fight less than two months before the election. >> reporter: in a new plan announced overnight, donald trump who at one point held baby, says he is committed to helping working mothers get more child care benefits. >> that means we need working mothers to be fairly compensated for their work and have access to affordable, quality child care for their kids. that's what we're doing. >> reporter: also overnight, donald trump says he's going to be on his best behavior at the debate unless hillary clinton pushes him too far. >> i will treat her with great respect unless she treats me,
of that. but i am certainly starting off with the -- with the, you know, the feeling that i'm going to treat her with great respect. >> reporter: trump's debate prep coming as he could be facing new legal trouble. new york attorney general eric sneiderman now investigating the candidate's charitable group, the trump foundation, the inquiry comes after a series of reports by "the washington post" questioning trump's donations. "the post" citing tax records showing trump had not donated to his own charity since 2008 and that the trump foundation used $20,000 in funds to buy a six-foot-tall painting of trump. the trump campaign releasing a statement calling sneiderman a partisan hack who has turned a blind eye to the clinton foundation for years and has endorsed hillary clinton for president. this is nothing more than another left wing hit job. the new legal woes come as president obama pinch hits for hillary clinton while she recovers from pneumonia.
people knock her down, and mess with her, she does not quit. >> reporter: this as buzzfeed is out with a story showing hacked e-mails from colin powell reveal the former secretary of state calling trump a, quote, national disgrace who has no sense of shame. a spokesperson for powell telling abc news the e-mails were properly quoted. powell did not know he had been hacked. in those e-mails the four-star general also bashing clinton for trying to lump him into her e-mail controversy. powell says he told clinton he used his personal computer for unclassified e-mails. powell calls hillary's staffers minions and says the media isn't fooled and she is going to get crucified. george? >> thanks very much. let's bring in jon karl for more on this. i think we can safely say colin powell won't be endorsing anybody soon. >> the least surprising news we've had. >> let's move onto the questions about the trump foundation. that investigation in "the washington post." possible investigation in new
questions being raised in florida as well. >> yeah. absolutely. look, the attorney general of new york, that really looks a lot like a partisan hit job, this is obviously somebody who has gone after him in the past. obviously elected democrat but there are big questions about the trump foundation. we know a fraction about the trump foundation than we know about the clinton foundation and it's also a fraction of the size. it's much smaller, but there are a lot of unanswered questions. >> the clinton foundation faced these questions and shut down if hillary clinton gets elected president because of potential conflicts and "newsweek" out with a major cover story about trump's businesses in the company of trump, and it basically lays out the case, an investigation of his businesses around the world and says that they are so extensive, so vast, so tied in many cases to foreign governments he would have to find a way to shut them down or face impossible conflicts as president. >> this is a vast enterprise, again, that we know very little about. there are some public disclosures, why "newsweek" was able to do the story, what trump said he would turn the operations of the trump organization over to his children.
that his children are also his most important political advisers, so it's really hard to see how he can untangle this and i expect the clinton campaign will make an issue of this virtually every day from now until november. >> ivanka will join us live. i want to ask about president obama. we saw him campaigning hard in philadelphia. >> sure did. >> what's his role now with the campaign? >> boy, he really seemed to have the mojo back there, didn't he? this was the obama of 2008, loving every minute of it. out there t case for hillary clinton, but playing the attack dog going right at donald trump, you're going to see him out there a lot in the final months. >> like he's the vice presidential candidate. >> he is. he is the attacker, and he is loving it. >> okay, thank you very much. of course, as you said ivanka trump here in our next half hour. but now to that cyberhack targeting some of america's top athletes. u.s. officials defending them after files revealed simone biles, the williams sisters and
take banned substances. brian ross is here with those details. good morning, brian. >> reporter: good morning, robin. u.s. officials are expressing outrage this morning over what they call a smear, the hack that put the private medical records and conditions of four top u.s. olympic athletes online for the world to see. >> reporter: at the age of 19, simone biles was the pride of america. >> simone biles. >> reporter: winning four olympic gold medals making her the most decorated u.s. gymnast in u.s. history. but now the hack of biles' records from the world anti-doping agency has forced her to go public with her attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. having adhd and taking medicine for it is nothing to be ashamed of, she wrote on twitter. nothing that i'm afraid to let people know. biles was one of four u.s. athletes whose medical records were hacked and posted online. along with venus and serena williams and a member of the gold medal winning women's basketball team, elena delle donne.
the world anti-doping agency showed the players had usedd medications on the prohibited drug list, but that in each case, they had received approval for therapeutic use and had not sought to keep it secret from the testing agency. >> these documents prove these u.s. athletes played by the book and did everything that they were supposed to do. the complete opposite of what the russians did. >> reporter: in the case of the russians, more than athletes were banned from this summer's olympics because of what was called state-sponsored drug cheating. experts are now pointing at russia and its skilled cyberthieves for this latest hack. all coming after the cyberattack into the computers of the democratic national committee. >> they're sending a message. if you strew around with russia, if you make russia unhappy, russia will get into your network, find something embarrassing and show the whole world. >> so brian, are all these hacks connected?
say, yes they are and see certain telling details in each of the codes they use that all link back to moscow. >> they don't mind that you know it's them. >> apparently not. that's the message they're trying to send as dick clarke said. >> and more coming, too. >> more coming. there were several thousand overnight on the dnc put online not as explosive as the previous ones during the convention but a lot more coming. >> it seems like all the u.s. athletes are taking it in stride, and basketball star, elena delle donne was from thumb surgery when she wrote on instagram, with this picture with her thumb's up. i'd hike to thank the hackers for making the world aware that i legally take a prescription for a condition i've been diagnosed with, thanks, guys. >> because once again they did nothing wrong. these athletes did nothing wrong and they played by the rules. >> played by the rules and nothing to be ashamed of. did it the right way, and elena, happy recovery. hopefully a speedy recovery for you. let's switch gears and look at this video.
abc's clayton sandell, he has the details. >> reporter: this morning three phoenix cops are recovering from this, what their chief calls an unprovoked attack. >> our phoenix police officers were targeted. >> reporter: it began just before 2:00 a.m. tuesday. a sergeant and two officers meeting outside this convenience store. but nearby a man in this red car appears to watch them for a few minutes then this. you can see the sergeant going down with a broken leg. another officer dives out of the way. but a third cop is sent flying eight feet into the air. those are his le officer, a 33-year-old rookie, his first day on the job. >> this is a violent, cowardly act on our police officers and it's simply unacceptable. >> reporter: but it's not over. the officers that were just hit must now fight the suspect, 44-year-old, mark laquan payne, you can see them finally using a taser to help make the arrest. the police chief isn't speculating on payne's motive but he's angry about what he sees as a pattern of attacks offer officers nationwide. >> i thank god that we're not
>> reporter: the two seriously injured officers, expected to be okay. for "good morning america," clayton sandell, abc news, denver. >> boy, just horrible right there. we move on now to that university of north carolina football player suspended from the team after a woman accuses him of sexual assault, and demands justice. abc's linzie janis has the story. >> reporter: university of north carolina football player allen artis is suspended from the team indefinitely. a judge issuing a warrant for sexual assault. his accuser, delaney robinson, coming forward tuesday saying she hoped for harsher charges but felt authorities and the university were dragging their feet. >> my life has changed forever while the person who assaulted me remains as a student, as a football player on this campus. >> reporter: according to robinson after a night of drinking six months ago at a campus apartment, she was sexually assaulted by artis who
after the alleged assault, she said she went straight to the hospital, and then to the police who says treated her like a suspect. >> did i lead him on? have i hooked up with him before? do i often have one-night stands? did i even say no? >> reporter: robinson and her lawyers say an interrogation tapes they've seen investigators joked with her alleged attacker telling him to keep playing football and not to worry. >> this man raped me and the police told him not to sweat it. how can this happen? >> reporter: also saying that despite physical evidence, the d.a. failed to charge artis, so they settled for a lesser misdemeanor charge, using an unusual north carolina law. robinson telling her story under oath to a magistrate who issued that arrest warrant. now if artis is convicted of that misdemeanor, he could face up to five months in jail. but this morning the d.a. says
brought. george, the university says privacy laws prohibit it from commenting on this case. >> we will keep an eye on it. thank you very much. amy here, and more trouble for samsung. the owner of a samsung galaxy note 7 says he was driving down a highway in florida charging his phone when it suddenly exploded. you see the aftermath right there. the fire spread through his entire car. this is just the latest in a string of fires. samsung blames a battery cell issue and is telling customers to power down the phone, and has not issued an official recall. former nsa contractor, edward snowden says he deserves a pardon on moral grounds from president obama and says he claimed the country for the better when he exposed the secret surveillance programs. he is currently living in russia. the pentagon says a massive u.s. air strike in iraq has
plant to make chlorine or gas. it is hitting in 50 locations. it takes a lot of training to run a marathon, but these runners got trained in a different way when they went barrelling through their track. someone did not get the message, and runners were delayed by nine minutes, and this was a qualifier for the boston marathon, so things they shouldn't have done. they were climbing over the tracks and through the train. >> did they get the nine minutes back? >> they will look at it on a case by case basis. >> how unfortunate. >> great to have you back. our heart goes out to you in the loss of your grandmother. >> thank you very much. she was a wonderful, wonderful woman and she is very missed. >> wonderful to have you back. our interview with tim cook and we sat down to discuss a
airpods, wireless headphones inspiring a joke or two online. so i had to try them out. iphone 7. okay, so what sets this one apart? >> this is the best iphone we've ever created. the photo quality is absolutely stunning and killer. now in addition to that, battery life is longer. the performance of the iphone is killer. we now have stereo speakers in here. >> you know some folks are like, there is something that's missing. the earphone jack because people have been critical of that. you said it was courageous. what did you mean by that? >> well, wireless is the future and so when you decide on what the future is, you want to get there as soon as you can. now, why is that important for the consumer? well, that plug, that jack takes up a lot of space in the phone and there's a lot of more important things we can provide for the consumer than that jack. we can provide a larger battery.
those were also enabled because the jack is not there anymore. >> if you could go back to the airpods for a moment. that was a big deal. people are fearful it's going to fall out. i'm going to lose them. how am i going to find them? have you all discussed that? >> there is a little case that you put the airpods in, magnetically, they're sort of sucked down into the case. it's a great place to both charge them and keep them. i've been wearing them for a while, and because they don't have wires on them, the wires tend to help the ear bud to fall out, right? pause it applies weight on those. by snipping the wires, i have never personally had one fall out. >> let me see those. >> you got to see this. >> let me see these suckers. >> you got to see this. >> try it out. >> okay. >> i've been on treadmills. walking. you know, doing all the things that --
yeah. >> can i hear something? >> oh, you can. >> one republic. >> let me put on some tunes. >> i like this. i tried to shake them out. you're a runner. you want to know. >> i am mesmerized look at you talking about twerking, wow. after you spoke to tim cook, and ios 10, but it wasn't as smooth as they wanted, had a few problems. >> there were problems and apologized for them and got it fixed right away. we'll talk about that school in harlem. we were there. we got to get to the weather and rob. >> want to show you this storm. it'll go down as one of the strongest on the planet. meranti, super typhoon, and clipped the sovereign tip of taiwan winds at 200 miles an hour and will hit mainland china. at goir three or four hurricane, and wind gusts. a serious situation there. thred wind gusts. a serious situation there. three wind gusts. a serious situation there. thre
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why they did it and we're going to tell you how the show is responding to that and what lochte is saying about that. all that coming up. >> we heard from tom bergeron yesterday. more later. a lot more to come. first amy is over with ivanka trump. >> good morning. ivanka joined her father to roll out a new child care proposal guaranteeing maternity leave for new mothers. the plan could help widen trump's appeal with women voters, and ivanka had to say about it. >> this is not a woman's issue. it's a family issue. it's an american issue. it's an issue that's often been discussed but has yet to be solved. my father plans to change that. >> ivanka trump joins us now after that announcement last night and, ivanka, at the center of this plan, six weeks guaranteed paid maternity leave for mothers across the u.s. workforce. did it take any convincing? it's long overdue, and we're very excited and that's one
dealing with one of the biggest issues in our country which is the inaffordable, inaccessible child care system that we currently have in place that's failing american families so now child care is actually the single greatest household expense in much of the country exceeding even the cost of housing so a lot of people don't realize this, but families, families with young children especially before they get into the school system really need relief. so we had a very comprehensive plan for how to make child care more affordable, more accessible, create more optionality by regulation reduction and creating a more dynamic child care market so we were very excited about it and obviously the maternity leave component is one component that i feel very strongly about and i think is long overdue in this country. >> the clinton campaign quick to pounce on it saying that it wasn't good enough. saying that why only deal with maternity leave?
why did you not include fathers in the plan? >> well, i think we took a giant leap forward with the plan and, you know, respectfully, the hillary clinton has been around for decades and there's no policy benefiting either mothers or fathers in terms of paid leave. so i think the fact that we are advocating for this and advocating for it so strongly and taking leadership on this is a testament in itself to our thoughts on this subject, but certainly she had opportunity to have a concept like that. >> f though on her website she is guaranteeing up to 12 weeks of paid family and medical leave to care for a new child or a seriously ill family member. >> we have not been in public office for the last several decades and she has. so she could have instituted some of those policies in that role and has not done so. >> you're an executive vice president at the trump organization. you said last night that the trump organization headed by your father does offer paid maternity leave for its employees. is that for all of the thousands
>> it is and also adoption leave. so it's a great thing and at my own business since inception i've offered eight weeks paid leave, only 10% of american companies offer that benefit so it is quite unique and this policy is to encourage more companies and to encourage all americans to be able to get the benefit of it should they be new mothers because it's so critical and important. i'll go a step further in my own business. i also offer flexible hours. i don't police sick days or vacation days. i really believe that when you hire people who are self-starters, you don't need to police those sorts of things and i think it's very important to create work environments that are results oriented and we've spoken about this a little in the past. >> we have, indeed. >> and i think especially for women who are managing so many obligations inside and outside
in a lot of the case, and the child care policy is so important because as primary care givers we're pulled in many directions and that's reflected in the fact that there's tremendous wage disparity, and greater when you become a mother and now motherhood is the greatest predictor of wage inequality. even over gender. >> new questions being raised about what would happen to the trump organization if your father indeed becomes president of this country. and ties from the trump organization to foreign investments, what will you and your family do to prevent any potential conflicts of interest? >> there's something so much bigger than our business at stake and that's the future of this country. as a private business we can make decisions that are not in our best interest. we're not beholden to anyone to shareholders. we can say, you know what, we'll do less deals and not going to do that deal even though it's a fine deal and economically reasonable because it could create a conflict of interest
responsibly and my father already said he would put it into a blind trust and it would be run by us. so he's been very articulate on that fact much bigger than anot deal and we all recognize that. >> the candidates' health have become a big issue especially given the events on sunday with hillary clinton. he told our david muir he might release more of his medical information. your father. i understand that you and your "dr. oz" later today to discuss your father's health. can you tell us what he's prepared to release later today? >> i cannot. i'll allow him to release it when he does but i will tell you that the strength, the stamina that is required of what he does every day is unbelievable. and i was out on the campaign trail with him for one day yesterday and i need this coffee in the morning, so he does this every day. he has been doing it for over a
he'll be releasing? >> his health is unbelievable. so i should be so lucky to keep his schedule these days. >> all right. ivanka trump as always we appreciate your time this morning. thank you. >> thank you. thank you for having me. >> back to you guys. >> all right. now, thank you, amy. coming up on our big board, jonbenet ramsey's brother breaking his silence about being a suspect in a murder. plus, the fight to get tickets to your favorite concerts and shows, a battle is now brewing with those bots that are buying and marking up those ticket prices. we'll tell you what it can mean for your wallet and our insiders are going to join us to do all that in two minutes. be right back.
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are here and weighing in on our top stories starting at the table with our friend, dan abrams. >> good to be here. >> good to see you. let's start with burke ramsey has been under this cloud for so long, telling him it was like to be considered a suspect in his
hadn't been under the cloud even though dna evidence cleared him. >> he wasn't a real suspect and i know a lot will be frustrated to hear this, particularly after watching episode two of dr. phil's interview. he was never a real suspect and he is not a real suspect now, and this interview is making him seem like a suspect. he was 9 years old at the time. remember that. there are questions being asked, well, when this happened why didn't you say this and why didn't you include jonbenet in a picture? you know what, because he was 9 years old at the time. 9-year-olds anth thing, by the way, if burke ramsey had committed this crime when he was interrogated at age 9, you don't think he would have cracked back at the time? >> a lot of people talking about his demeanor. that is their whole thing throughout. his demeanor, unemotional but he's addressing it in this interview. but do you think -- why do you think he decided to speak out now after all these years? >> i think it was a mistake in retrospect. in particular watching him. right? he seems to have a smile, a grin on his face which is just going to lead people to ask more
i don't think it's a smile. i don't think he's happy. i think it's just an uncomfortable sort of facial thing and that is just the way he appears. i don't know burke ramsey but from watching the interview that's what it appeared to me but on the whole i don't think this was a smart thing to do. >> he was paid. >> he better have gotten paid a lot of money to do this otherwise there was no reason for him to do this because the whole way this is being framed on "dr. phil" is each day, there's a new potential reason that burke ramsey did it, and he is g >> revelation. >> the bottom line is he is not a suspect, and even the people who think still to this day that john and patsy ramsey ought to be suspects, the people in law enforcement don't think burke ramsey ought to be a suspect and i think that's really important to remember. >> all right, well, we'll keep an eye on that story and keep watching. to the big headline about oprah winfrey and weight watchers, the year after she bought a 10% stake in the
and a ceo resigning. the stocks have fallen, and fitness expert chris powell is here, and chris is joining us live, and, chris, the oprah effect is real. we've all seen it. you attach oprah to your business and usually takes off and always and continues to be successful. in this case weight watchers, it's falling. what do you think is the reason for that? >> yeah, for years the "o" factor a grand slam for any business and in all fairness, the value of weight watchers is actually up now at this point over where it was last year, you just saw that big $1.4 billion spike in a matter of a month and we've seen it fall $1.2 billion over the last nine months, and so the thing is it's almost like losing 10 pounds and gaining 9 of it back. you still lost a pound. it's just not as exciting, right? so but the biggest thing with oprah when she got on board we all including myself we all expected something exciting, new and innovative and weight watchers didn't deliver on that,
in today's technologically, weight loss market space. >> that's the thing. is you have all this competition. you have all the fitness trackers and new natural foods so weight watchers isn't there alone. >> yeah, you're right. you just said the magic words. it's these fitness trackers and apps, they are -- it's technology. that is the future of fitness weight loss for the masses. they offer creative, fun, exciting ways to lose weight and they educate you and they bring in a whole community, and with that kind of convenience and affordability, it's not going anywhere, and it will only be growing. >> we found out she likes bread like a lot of us do. i love bread. >> she looks good, though. chris powell, thanks very much. moving on to that brewing battle against ticket callers. adele and beyonce have taken it on and "hamilton" taking on the fight calling on congress to regulate this. they are computerized bots. these bots buy the tickets and resell them. alex gale from "complex" magazine is here. how much of a problem is this? what can congress do about it? >> it's a huge problem as anyone
they generally go for $199 and be on stubhub for $2,000. there was a report by the new york attorney general that had one company making $16 million a year, an unlicensed ticket seller. ticketmaster had a lawsuit against another company that was buying 200,000 tickets a day and this is despite the fact they have security measures like captions where you have to type in weird letters on the ticketmaster site, and the limits are to where you can only buy four tickets a person but nonetheless these bots have -- and this software has allowed them to get around it and the law that the senate is considering and will probably pass, will make it a federal issue. right now, it's handled by state. and now you have a company in tennessee buying tickets in new york, and the enforcement is all over the map and all over the place. literally all over the map. >> well, alex, if congress passes this bill that addresses this, a bill, and president obama signs it, will it really fix the problem? >> you know, i think it's not really a legal problem in the end. if you see things, just because
you see another music issue with internet piracy. it's been illegal for years, but it still happens because the technology allows people to do it. that is what is going to happen here. you have this technology in place, the security measures, but the bots always outsmart them so really kind of up to people like ticketmaster to catch up to that. there's another law that they could also ad which would be making people have to bring their i.d. to pick up tickets, that's the other way to do it and we'll see what happens. >> have you guys ever stood in line for a cce or something like that? >> oh, every year the jingle ball with my kids is a very -- >> i used to be on the phone with ticketmaster trying to win tickets went on sale for the rolling stones or j. geils. >> did it work? >> j. geils. >> chris, how about you? >> i never got them. >> pearl jam, 1996 at the key arena, i stood in line for three hours and i got my tickets. >> well, for me it was peaches and herb back in the day.
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it wasn't just that pair, there were other protesters in the gallery chanting, liar, liar. in the wake of that rush, the show telling abc news in a statement, a full evaluation of security procedures and protocols is taking place and we will make any changes deemed necessary. we caught up with those protesters after their release from jail tuesday. >> we were actually at the olympics, so what happened was once everything -- once lochte did what he did, embarrassed americans, the climate changed. >> reporter: what he did was lie about vandalizing a gas station in rio saying police had robbed him at gunpoint. >> lochte is a coward, a liar and under brazilian law a criminal. >> reporter: both sam sododeh and barzeen soroudi charged with misdemeanor trespassing. >> he embarrassed americans on the world stage, and this was our form of protest against that. >> i thought it was a joke. something on the show, you know,
>> reporter: lochte hoping to earn back america's support. >> i changed and i want to become a better person. >> reporter: now lochte has apologized to the rio olympics for that gas station fiasco and also been slapped with what could be a career-ending suspension from usa swimming. now those two protesters face their own date with the law due back in court on october 4th. guys. >> a little bit more to be heard from that. >> not over. you know, coming up, we know you had a lot of fun with those airpods when you were up in harlem with the ceo of apple, tim cook. also talking about the program connect-ed. >> do you have to slo-mo that? >> it's always funnier in slo-mo. >> what are you listening to? >> any time you say twerk you know we'll go back and show that. >> your showdown. your dance-off with shaq, when is that coming up? >> whenever the big man wants some of all of this. all right. we got more of that exclusive interview with ceo tim cook coming up. coming up.
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. the southeast is getting slammed. tropical storm julia growing overnight. threats now of flash floods. gusty winds caused by thunderstorms. georgia and the carolinas on alert right now. gold medal champ simone biles forced to reveal she has adhd saying she's taken medicine for it since she was a kid. questions now about whe could have given her an edge at the games as she pushes back saying she's always competed clean. try it and buy it live. infomercials making big promises from the pan that says nothing will stick to the straps that whether help you lift anything. how will they work? live. all that and "magnificent seven" star haley bennett here live, and she's saying --
>> give me a hip bump. >> haley. >> way to go, haley. >> way to go. >> we know she's got a lot of star power. we're learning a lot about her. we know she has quite a hip check. >> yes. >> why you got to talk about the hips? why? why always the hips? >> how is your hip? >> thank you. my daily update, the hip is great. >> daily update. hey, know, you mentioned something about what you stood in line for at the concert. we got a little surprise for you. ? shake it shake it ? >> peaches and herb, "shake your groove thing." reunited and it feels so good. >> you're back. we're reunited, and it feels so good. that's what i said, peaches and herb. >> so cute. >> i was only 9 or 10 years old. they came to the army base in
>> thank you for our musical int interlude. thank you, control room. "gma" exclusive. we've got "allure" magazine's big chief revealing the annual best of beauty award winners and tried out thousands of products. we've got the best ones, we're revealing them right here on "gma" in just a little bit. these products are terrific. >> our control is like a deejay, they dial down the sound and they put it back up. >> that's why i said interlude. there we go. ? >> bring it back down for amy. she's got the morning rundown. good morning, everyone. we begin with new details coming in right now about tropical storm julia. bearing down on parts of florida and georgia dumping as many as 10 inches of rain. heavy winds also causing problem so let's get right to rob with the very latest on all of that wet weather. >> this thing popped up and organized yesterday afternoon and named our tenth
most are offshore and did damage yesterday and concerned about the georgia and south carolina coastlines. especially in the way of some heavy rain over the next 24 to 48 hours. right now centered right along the coastline. if it stays there and sneaks off it may strengthen a little bit. so we'll be watching it throughout the morning. amy, back over to you. >> we know you will, rob. thanks so much. this morning the obama administration is asking congress for more than $2.5 billion to help louisiana rebuild from last month's historic flooding. thousands of people were displaced. and now to the race for the white house and the opinion of a high-profile republican has come to light this morning. in personal e-mails leaked to buzzfeed, former secretary of state colin powell called donald trump a, quote, national disgrace. last night trump made a new push for women voters appearing with his daughter ivanka. he proposed tax breaks for child care expenses and called for six weeks of paid maternity leave for women who don't get that benefit at work. here in new york, trump faces a new investigation, the state's attorney general is looking into trump's charity and how he used the money from the foundation. and as for hillary clinton, she
her bout with pneumonia, and she has her work cut out for her. a new poll finds her trailing trump now in ohio. four companies including mattel and hasbro have been fined after being accused of collecting children's personal information and then tracking them online. the settlement totaling more than $800,000 was announced by new york state officials. it stops the companies from using the tracking technology. officials said many of the websites, home to popular toys featured the technology that can track every move a child makes on those sites and then provide that information to advertisers. well, another car fire is being blamed on samsung's latest smartphone. a driver in florida, take a look at that, says his galaxy note 7 exploded while he was charging it. samsung is telling customers to turn off the phone and is offering exchanges as quickly as possible. critics say the delay is putting customers, however, at risk. well, finally bruce springsteen fans will tell you a show is going to be great when
show, well, that was a dream come true for a 19-year-old college sophomore named matthew. he was invited up on stage in philadelphia after he showed bruce his sign asking to play along with the song "no surrender." matthew traveled with his dad from texas just to see the concert. what a memory that is. i love it. he said he only practiced the chords just a few days before. he didn't actually think he was going to get on and he said even though he looks completely comfortablth shaking the entire time. he did a great job. >> he did a great job. >> and he's not in a band, but i think he can start one now. >> he looked comfortable. he looked very comfortable. >> thank you. "pop news" now? >> let's do it. >> all right, guys, we'll begin "pop news" with an exclusive. we've got the final star-studded list of presenters for the 68th annual emmy awards. it includes superstars bryan cranston, amy poehler, tina fey, of course, like peanut butter and jelly, those two.
claire danes, terrence howard from "empire" and tony goldwyn, the president, from "scandal." as the stars get ready for the big day the awards are having quite the luxurious journey to l.a. here they are stopping in chicago for a glass of champagne, of course, then getting buckled in for their flight en route to make some folks very, very happy, and it all happens sunday night hosted by jimmy kimmel. i will also be there with our preshow sunday 7:00 p.m. right here on abc, 7:00 p.m. eastern so check your local listings. >> do you have your dress picked out? >> i have three. can you help me after the show? i need a post-show meeting. amy, you in wherever you are. i need a ladies meeting. also in "pop news" this morning -- >> ladies room, sorry. i'll be back real soon.
gaga, in the news this morning. sources tell "billboard" gaga is in deep discussion to head the super bowl halftime show next year, and here's why. this is the moment from last year's game that may have sealed the deal. ? the home of the brave ? >> do you have, as amy says, chill bumps, the goose bumps? she just crushes it, and she's game and, wait, whoa, whoa, i had information there. there you go. so her rendition of the national anthem, last year's super bowl, powers be at the nfl who are giving us nothing more than "poker face." >> you had to get that in. >> thank you. thank you, prompter. i needed to have one pun. i haven't had one all week. finally, someone needs to save nelly. that's the hashtag we're talking about. #savenelly. superstar rapper nelly reportedly owes the irs over $2.4 million. his fans are desperately trying to help using that
have begun streaming his songs, like "hot in here" in an attempt to give him a big enough spotify payout to pay off his debts. according to the streaming service, artists get paid a half a cent for each hit so you're right, robin, the goal is 288 million and nelly fans riding with him. priceless for the music star. >> loyalty. >> i'm keeping on my clothes. >> darn it. >> all right, thank you, lara. and coming up, new questions about simone biles' battle with adhd after her medical records are leaked. we're talking to dr. ashton about that. and we have a "gma" exclusive for you. what cosmetics are really the best value at the drugstore? we're going to reveal them to you live. come on back. "gma's morning menu" is
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adhd during the competition but some people are now asking if those drugs gave her an unfair leg up at the olympics. >> and there it is. >> reporter: this morning america's golden girl targeted. >> she's just got so much power. >> reporter: simone biles, one of the victims of the latest cyberattack. hackers circulating confidential medical records belonging to some of team usa's star
19-year-old biles tested positive for a typical stimulant for treating saddam hussein and the international gymnastics federation approved her use of the medication. she later tweeted, i have adhd and have taken medicine for it since i was a kid. please know i believe in clean spot and have always followed the rules. adhd or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a condition usually diagnosed during childhood but it often lasts well into adulthood. common symptoms include, trouble concentrating, being overly active and one other decorated olympian has grappled with it michael phelps diagnosed at age 9. here's her tweet, "having adhd and taking medicine for it is nothing to be ashamed of." let's talk about this now with dr. jen ashton coming in again today. of course, it is nothing at all to be ashamed. >> correct. >> we hear all the time about some kids especially going into college, even if they don't -- haven't been diagnosed with adhd they're taking the
does it help them? >> you're talking about a class of medication known as stimulants. amphetamine is one of them. they have been out for over 50 years and profiled in terms of safety, efficacy and side effects and risks is very well known. yes, it's a very common drug of abuse, especially in college kids and it really -- the data shows it probably works differently. you know, when you give it to someone with adhd, it really helps that focus and concentration via transmitters in the brain. if you give it to someone who doesn't have adhd, there's probably a big placebo effect. we talk about that all the time and the data, most of it, shows it really doesn't help you. >> what kind of a difference could it make to a gymnast? >> take a look at this. these are the common side effects that you can see with this medication. the things like increased heartrate, shortness of breath, no appetite or weight loss. no athlete would want any of these things. so, again, i think it's really important to understand here that while it's a banned substance, if you have a therapeutic use and doctor's documentation, there's nothing
>> and she had all the documentation but now that it has been revealed and now that she's speaking out about it, it could help people. >> i think it has to help people. this is something that affects about 5%, some people say 10% of the population. there is no shame in the adhd game. it's 2016. if you had high blood pressure you would treat it and i think the more we talk about this as a medical condition, the less stigma it has to have because a lot of people suffering with this feel embarrassment and they do feel shame and that has to stop. >> i'm sure this is going to generate a lot of questions. you'll be on twitter all morning. coming up revealing the best new beauty products and our makeup artists are touching up our audience members now. there you see it. and that reveal is next.
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right now our "gma" exclusive. we have "allure" magazine's best of beauty 2016. these are the products right here. our audience got to try them this morning. and they were just revealed monday night to a very select group of industry insiders at their best of beauty awards. >> it's always good to be the best when you're beautiful. you know what i mean?
the editor in chief of "allure" is here. there she is right there with some of the best items you can get at your local drugstore. and the great thing, they're all under $10. >> they're all under $10 and the cheapest one, 1.99. >> you know what, let's get started. let's start with the makeup. >> there we go. >> there it is. [ applause ] >> tell us about the makeup. >> so we've got some really good stuff here and i think for the makeup it's all about the color. when we were testing we want to see how do things last. do the colors stay true. is it really flattering on a lot of different skin tones so our very first product is -- which, michael, i think you would like. >> no, no, i'm good. >> it's this really great chunky brow pencil. it's a really awesome one. it is a pomade. yes, we have it right here. it has a nice fine tip. it gives you a lot of color but also helps down to stick down any of those rogue hairs. >> nice ashy shade so it will look on a lot of different hair colors and skin tones. love that and love the size of it. let's go to the lips.
i think all of you guys in the audience have this and can test it out. really goes along with the matte lip trend, super flattering on a lot of people. >> great, fantastic. finally, that is not -- this is not for this. >> what is it for? >> this is called mascara and this is your favorite. >> it is our absolute favorite drugstore brand so if you look at this wand, it's a super cool asymmetrical wand that gives you a full, fluttery lash. >> audience member cameron, you tried everythi you look fabulous. what did you think? >> thank you. i thought it gave great volume and length. i love it a lot. >> who makes that? >> this one is voluminous butterfly by l'oreal paris. >> all right. there you go. >> voluminous butterfly. >> we really care about mascara and it sort of gets dry quickly so you want to know a great one and don't want to spend a lot money. now to hair. >> now, all-important hair, how do you walk out feeling like you just came from the salon? >> oh, yes. that's the key with the hair. >> our hair for best deals are really, really great. we totally love these products
pantene, which anyone who uses a lot of hair spray, you don't want that crunch, right? >> no. >> so what's great about this, there's no alcohol and it's brushable so you can put your hand through it and not get stuck. >> yes, all right, great. >> so next really cool thing is this tresemme. normally you do your condition later, right? this one flips it on its head so you condition it first. so what this does is it actually washes out all the extra weight so you have a bouncier, fuller look at the end. >> and then you shampoo and it doesn't leave it dry? >> no, it has tehse special smoothing molecules and stays really nice and bouncy. >> tresemme. >> anyone with curly hair we have this ogf coco curls and goes on easily and smells like coconut, which is nice. >> i could use that myself. >> you should see this before the pit squad gets in there. and then finally let's talk
>> the winners. all right. so we're moving into those dry winter months, so we love this vaseline healing serum. it goes on really, really nice if you guys want to try it. >> yes, please. >> and it smells awesome. it smells really expensive. it's really nice. >> i like that you gave her a lot with the little hands and me a little bit with the big hands. >> no, no, you get a big squirt. >> all right. >> that's just good old vaseline but it does smell divine and it's very, very rich. >> it smells incredible. >> what else? >> how could you not fall in love with this little eos case here. so this is the one that's $1.99. so this is a hand cream and if you put this one on, it will smell a little bit with your other one. smells fresh and smells really nice. >> no complaining. >> and then lastly we've got the skin fix lip balm, which we're all obsessed with lip balm. it works really great and goes on really smooth and really, really moisturizing. >> eos is the same one all our
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? welcome back to "good morning america." >> we must begin this half hour, yes. this is what robin was doing before we got on the air. >> my hands are very soft and supple. they feel very good with all the lotion i got. >> thanks to "allure" magazine. >> thanks to you. >> yes, i know. >> robin was a little scared about the mixing. >> i know, really. just a wee bit. >> not bad. >> not at all. >> that's not bad but what we'll talk about now is great. >> yes. >> check out this photo right here. this is a reunion. >> oh. >> at the dallas airport right there. that is hannah, she's 4 years old and her friend dawson now, they were -- >> i love looking at that. they were best friends at a chinese orphanage. hannah got adopted by andy and
and they felt so bad that she had to leave dawson that she had to leave her best friend that they posted pictures of him on facebook. >> and then another family, christopher and amy clary, who live nearby, i just love saying this, they love nearby and decided immediately they would adopt dawson and finally got to texas a few days ago and you saw that reunion. you want to meet the moms. >> i do. >> you all want to meet the moms? >> yes. joining us from plano outside dallas. good morning. so how are the kids this morning? are they behaving themselves? they look very quiet, sharon and amy. >> oh. >> they're good. >> yes. >> oh, right now -- >> i jinxed you. sharon, did little hannah know what was happening? did she know what was going on before it all went down at the
she knew her best little friend dada was coming from china to come with his mommy and daddy here in the u.s. so she knew. >> and he looks mellow but he was going crazy when he first saw hannah, huh. >> he was. he was so excited. he was so giddy an ran up to her and hugged her and they rolled to the ground. >> he's being so good -- he's rolling on the couch what prompted you when you brought hannah and you knew about dawson back in china what prompted you to post it and try to find a family for him too? >> oh, they just shared such a sweet and special bond. i mean, they were so close, we just couldn't imagine leaving him in china and him not having a forever family himself. >> a forever family. >> you saw that post and it was immediate. >> it was.
look at his eyes and smile. how could you deny that? he's just so sweet. we had to bring home hem. >> you all didn't know each other even though you live close by you had never met before. >> no, but we're good friends now. >> now we do. >> i see a lot of play dates in your future. >> yes, every day so far. >> maybe wedding bells. maybe wedding bells. >> oh. how is everyone else in the family handling it >> mommy, i want to go eat. >> yeah, i mean, you talk because it's your -- >> we love it. >> the kids are nowhere -- >> i know. >> i love it. just go. >> sharon -- >> i think all the kids are ecstatic to have two more kids. >> i know. sharon, tell us why you wanted to share this story with us. why you thought it was so important to let people know about this. >> we just story of adoption and that is such a wonderful option
will consider it. and just that you think you're doing something for these kids and in the end we've been so blessed. like our lives have been made so rich. >> i think he's going to be a gymnast. that was really -- he stuck the landing. oh. oh, no. [ applause ] >> thank thank you, both, so very much and i love that forever families, you got your hands full. >> thank you. >> can you wave. >> thank, y'all. >> we're so glad. >> bye-bye. >> bye-bye, guys. >> that's awesome. that was funny. >> you always want to one-up each other. one more minute they would have been flicking their bodies.
it. two of my favorite things i would think you agree is traveling, meeting new people so this next story combines both. you guys have to see this story. it's a video of an uber driver by day and stand-up comedian by night. great combo. got to earn a living and created the ultimate dating game called rideshare the love. take a look. >> why don't i have a dating game show that takes place right here inside of my uber car. my name is troy and recommend to rideshare the love. >> rideshare the love. >> i'll pick up two dudes. two potential future ex-husbands of yours. >> what is your best pickup line to get a girl? >> who do you want to go on a date with? >> so, yeah. you see how it goes. >> i'll be honest with you, there's no way i'm getting in the uber and the man says put this blindfold on. it's not going to happen.
he got a loyal following who says it's like better than tinder or better than match. they are loving it where he is. by the way if you want to follow him it's @stroymmoyd. it's like the classic dating game and there is a twist at the end. you can decide on one of the passengers as your -- what did he say, future ex? come on. be positive. or you know, he's a stand-up comedian. he wants to have a show someday. so he's multitasking. >> i'm like -- i can't imagine anybody would do it but obviously people have. have any of them taken -- >> i think there's been many positive dates. would you allow him to set you up? would you put on the blindfold in the uber, yes or no? yes? >> you know what --
>> what was that? >> she's moving out to his town just to find him. >> i mean they're saying it's really, really popular. i don't have his numbers. i would love to know. call us up and let us know what is the success rate so far of love connections in rideshare. rideshare the love. >> shows "you should be here" can always be creative. something else and i've got the secret to success at it's very simple. it's just not for presidents and not just for busy ceos. take a look at michael scott from office office. gives you an idea what it is. >> michael. >> walk with me. >> we're having a party and everyone invited at his apartment and watch "glee." >> is that some sort of television program? i need that stat. >> okay. >> yeah, it's a tv show. >> dwight, sign. i don't have time for parties. i don't have time for tv shows. what time is that thing i have to do?
>> you know what it is, i'm going to so you. it's the old-fashioned walk and talk. now we got fonzie. let's walk and talk. we're going to be very creative. lauren, come on, lauren. come on, my lady. walk and talk and this is what it is. if you can walk 15 minutes a day, it could add up to three years to your life expectancy. i want to see you around a long time, you too, lauren. it has shown if you do a walk and talk, lauren, you come on over here of you're not going back to that seat. you're comingit it shows people are 60% more creative when they do the walk and talk and our producer michael corn at "gma," michael does one every week. lauren, this is what we will he do. you'll keep on walking and you'll sit. i'm just going to talk. there you go. that's your seat, young lady. have you that one. [ applause ] i wonder what if we walked and did a show. would it make us more creative. >> i think it might or just keep
keep on. >> it would make all their jobs a lot harder. >> but three years of life expectancy increase if you walk 15 minutes a day, i think that's awesome and the creative aspect of it 60%. >> absolutely of the getting some fresh air, a difference of scenery might inspire something. >> that piece you showed. he did it once a week and brings a group out to central park and sometimes young employees won't want to go to his office but if they're on a walk in central park they'll have a conversation with the boss. i mean, i >> a lot less pressure. >> i do a lot of my work phone calls walking in the park. >> i do a lot of calls and i start circling around the kitchen. >> i do too. >> lauren, you feel more creative, lauren. >> yes. >> america, it works. that's all i'm saying. it works. >> beautiful. let's get over to rob. rob. >> hey, robin, you know, i always wondered why there was a drum circle when he's on a conference call.
these folks came in from the outer banks of north carolina. bridge or tunnel? >> tum. >> walk ordered road. >> road. >> i figured. look at these signs. >> say -- >> i love kirk, sadie, ezekiel, isaac, all my kids. >> love you cailyn and avery. >> an i love you to everybody. and everybody here as well. >> yes, we love you. good morning, america. >> this weather report is brought to you by dove chocolate. all right, let's talk "magnificent seven." the star here, haley bennett, she joins us in a moment but first take a look at this clip.
your shooting is good. do it again. sight the lowest part of the "v." cheek resting against the -- >> i had a father, thank you. >> ooh. you are a good shot. good shooting there. you play alongside denzel washington, chris pratt. i'm sure the dudes were pretty excited to do a western. what was it like for you. >> the guys were like -- they were all like 7-year-olds living out their >> you were more mature. >> no, i mean for me it was like women were sort of marginalized in old we weres so i wasn't excited. there wasn't a female role i idolized in film so i think fans can definitely look forward to having an inspirational character that's a woman. >> now you are an established actress doing this for a long time but heard a rumor. you're a big baker, as well. >> yes. >> did you bake pies and bring them to the audition? >> guilty as charged. i did.
people. make -- if you mike me a pie i will give you a job. >> one way to do it. the movie opens nationwide on september 23rd. robin, back over to you. >> did you see her earlier how she hip checked michael. sent him flying -- >> hips don't lie, robin. >> again, with the hips. >> coming up, more of our exclusive interview with apple ceo tim cook. our lives ? danny tarkanian's carrying a lot of baggage. as a real-estate developer, tarkanian was penalized for failing to pay thousands in property taxes. tarkanian was ordered by a judge to repay $17 million in a failed development scheme. tarkanian refused to pay the money back, forcing taxpayers to bail him out, leaving us holding the bag. danny tarkanian's out for himself, not us.
we have more of our interview with apple ceo tim cook. i think about this. young people, i sound so -- you young people, everywhere in your life you have your ipad. you have your phone. it's all digital, right? then when you go into a classroom it's analog. so i talked to their initiative with the white house to upgrade technology at schools all across the country. i met him in tuskegee last year and new york on tuesday. you want to see the progress? okay. here it is. ? >> you guys are very excited over here. the sixth graders at par lemm's ps 161 know a thing or two about coding and couldn't wait to show off their skills to apple ceo tim cook. >> yes.
cutting-edge technology to revolutionize the way we learn. >> what he's doing is writing code in order to get the robot through this track. >> reporter: apple is part of a white house initiative called connect-ed. its deal to connect 99% of american schools to advanced technology. >> i also do ballet which i love. >> reporter: the school in harlem is among 114 others that have seen student engagement peak since implementing the program one year ago. so you see enthusiastic. >> very engaged. they're thinking. they're having a conversation. learning should come from within and so using our ipad as a tool, we can cause that to happen. it does not take the place of good teaching but is an essential tool. >> it looks like they're having fun too. tell us how the initiative is going now. >> it's going fabulous. you know, one of the things that
student engagement in a major way and one of the measures of that arguably is our attendance and attendance is significantly up there. now, with that, students are learning more and the math scores are also up. so we feel really good. >> talking to the few of the students here and asking them, their eyes light up and they say, everywhere else in their lives it's all about the tablet and then used to be when they'd come into the classroom and it was like an analog experience if you will. >> you are on a good point. you and i were born in an analog world. these kids are born in a digital world and if they come to school and have an analog environment, it's not conducive to learning. it's not conducive to creativ creativity. we're bringing digital to the schools here and we're focused on underserved schools. >> goes like that. >> reporter: the future of our nation, one swipe at a time. >> we want everyone, every kid
world to be able to look and say, i can be the president. or i can be the ceo of apple. or i can replace robin roberts on "good morning america." everyone should be able to aspire and climb that ladder. >> could not agree with tim more and we were talking about the digital age and, lauren, you're finished with your walk and talk with michael but do you have that at your school. >> we do computers and technology there but we are going to be upgrading which is going to be great. >> all right. i have an in. i can get an in for you with some upgrades. we'll talk. thank you. we'll talk with two of the most popular items on tv, talk about that live, oh, gosh, becky and gio. no telling what's going to
welcome back to "gma's" buy it and try it live. we're trying out some of the most popular info presidential products right here live on air. >> the company representatives are standing by. and abc's becky worley and gio benitez are already cooking, take it away, michael and you guys. >> we see so many infomercials about nonstick pans, let's take a look at this one from gotham steel pans. >> food sticking to the pan, you try to scrape it and then you scratch it. chef daniel green with gotham steel. use metal and never make a scratch ever. no oil or butter. absolutely no sticking and no scratches. it's amazing. >> it's amazing. >> it's amazing. isn't it amazing? >> accent makes it sound so much better. [ applause ] >> but it is interesting. >> you cooked an egg. >> they've been in here with no oil, no butter and look at that. they're coming out pretty good. and this is the important part,
>> you have the cheese. >> this thing has been burning. check this out. it slides right off. >> it's amazing, right, right. >> i got to say that was not an overstatement. it is amazing. >> we were talking before and he says the iphone 7 of pans. so there you go. >> what do you have. >> wait till you hear what i have. we have the forearm forklift, baby. >> yes. >> sohi furniture moving so much easier. i do love to move some furniture. let's see a moment from the infomercial. shall we? >> dollies can damage floor, hand trucks beat upstairs. you can pick up items by hands. these carry them inches off the floor to avoid lifting eye. dollies get stuck in thresholds. not only do they encourage proper lifting techniques but employ leverage. >> oh, boy.
show you. do you think we can do it. can we do it? >> let's go, one, two, three. >> whoo! >> check it out. we can dance. >> up to 600 pounds you, you guys. >> but now we can go down? we can do it again >> that's solid. >> this you do have to get the straps underneath and tip
it and kick it. so -- >> tip it and kick >> i was pretty impressed. >> i was impressed with both. we have more tomorrow. you guys are coming back.
former president bill clinton will be in the valley today campaigning for his wife. he will be speaking at the college of sourthern nevada's cheyenne campus at 11 this morning. hillary was supposed to be here today... but she is taking a break from the campaign trail to recover from the british man accused of trying to shoot donald trump during a las vegas campaign rally could face two years in federal prison or be deported back to the u-k. michael sandford pleaded guilty yesterday to being an illegal alien in possession of a firearm and disrupting an official function. court documents say sandford admitted to reaching for an officer's gun during the june rally at treasure island. he later told federal agents he drove here from california with a plan to kill trump.
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>> today on the "morning blend," take a stance against bullying. the special run and walk to raise awareness. plus eat organic and delicious and affordable ideas. choosing the right pet for you. your lifestyle play has big factor as the blend starts right now. [ music ] morning. taking a live look outside right now. there is the thomas and mack center, home of the third and final presidential debate in october. anti-bullying campaign to help out with that. more on the lead-up to the day in just a bit. it will be big. shawn, thank you for joining us and spending your morning with us. i'm shawn tempesta. >> i'm j.j. snyder.