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good morning, america. terror takedown. the dramatic shootout with the suspected bomber in broad daylight. >> there's a guy shooting a gun. shots fired. >> taken down in a gunfight with police, the moment he is chased by two officers both shot during the arrest. and what we're now learning about the suspect. the new surveillance footage as he planted those bombs. his trip overseas. and what authorities found in his home. and terror is front and center on the campaign trail. >> i'm saying you're going to have to profile. we're going to have to start profiling. >> hillary clinton calls donald trump's comments fuel for isis and his son sparks outrage for a tweet comparing syrian refugees to skittles.
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deadly police shooting. >> that looks like a bad dude. >> a man apparently with car trouble surrounded by officers, his hands in the air. but shot dead. the investigation this morning. and comedian jim carrey hit with a wrongful death lawsuit. accusing him of buying drugs for his late girlfriend, using a fake name, and trying to cover up his involvement. the hollywood mystery and the text message at the center of the case. and we do say good morning, america. we are learning new details about the suspected bomber, ahmad khan rahami, believed to be responsible for those manhattan and new jersey explosives. authorities are now trying to determine if others were involved. >> decisive moments unfolded on live tv. there you see him being wheeled into an ambulance right there. rahami after a shootout with police, our new york station wabc-t was there for all of
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he looked a little disoriented. it was quite dramatic. late morning yesterday. >> and if you were in the new york area yesterday you likely saw this alert on your phone monday morning. millions of people got the suspect's name and age sent right to their devices, the first time the alert system was used for something like this. >> appears it was quite effective. amy robach is on the scene where the suspect was caught hours after that alert went out in linden, new jersey. good morning, amy. >> reporter: good morning, robin. yes, it all went down behind me. rahami was found sleeping inside a hallway in that ic there behind me. a concerned citizen called police, they quickly responded, never expecting to ultimately find and capture the most wanted man in america. ahmad khan rahami taken into custody after more than 48 hours of terror. >> that's the terrorist. man, this is crazy. >> reporter: bystanders capturing the moment gunfire erupts as police confront the suspect in linden, new jersey.
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15 -- 15, 20 shots. >> there's a guy shooting a gun. >> reporter: surveillance video shows rahami fleeing on foot. a police squad car nearly ramming him. he makes a run for it, gun in hand. >> he began to engage them and they returned fire and it actually went down the street. and a miracle no innocent civilians were hit, thank god. but it took awhile to capture him. >> reporter: the sweeping manhunt started around 8:00 a.m. monday morning after authorities pinpointed rahami as the suspected bomber who planted several bombs in new york and new jersey. >> they justel information. this is the suspect that's been wanted in the new york city and seaside bombing. >> reporter: rahami, seen in this video obtained by wcvs, pulling a suitcase authorities believe contained one of those pressure cooker bombs saturday night. rahami's takedown began at 10:30 p.m. when the owner of this local bar spotted a suspicious man sleeping in his doorway.
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on surveillance camera at this local gas station. responding officers immediately recognized the bearded man as rahami. >> the gun toward his left side and i'm presuming the cop must have yelled at him, show me the hands. >> reporter: officers angel padilla and peter hammer wounded in the shoot-out. >> he's my inspiration. what he did is commendable. i'm proud of him. he's the reason i'm a police officer myself. >> reporter: rahami shot several times. his arm and leg bandaged. >> the bomb suspect right there. look at him. >> reporter: 90 minutes after the shootout began, the suspect detained, rushed to university hospital in newark where he underwent surgery. right now rahami is being held on $5.2 million bail. he is only charged in connection with the shootout that happened yesterday. but, of course, more charges are expected to be filed in connection with the bombings and word is he is not cooperating with police. guys, even refusing to give his name at this hour. back to you. >> we'll see if that changes over time. amy, thanks very much. let's get more on rahami's past now from our chief investigative correspondent brian ross.
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overseas, a real focus of the investigation. >> reporter: that's right. good morning. u.s. officials are pressing for more information about that mysterious year-long foreign trip rahami took two years ago to pakistan and afghanistan. and whether that was the turning point for a young man who friends said once spent most of his time talking about cars, sports, and girls. as a teenager, he attended high school in edson, new jersey, where he graduated in 2007. remembered as a clean-cut kid. shocked classmates took to facebook to express their outrage, recalling this picture of him and good times at a h school pool party. >> someone shared that on facebook, tagged it and said i can't believe i used to be friends with this guy. >> reporter: as a senior, classmates say rahami actually became a father. >> ahmad had a girlfriend who became pregnant. who was far along in her pregnancy at the prom. >> reporter: after a year of junior college, rahami ended up working at the family restaurant, first american fried chicken. five years ago his family sued the city of elizabeth, new
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against muslims because the city imposed a 10:00 closing time. >> we had some code enforcement problems and noise complaints. >> reporter: rahami appears to have longed for his family roots with several trips to afghanistan and pakistan. in april 2013, officials say he traveled to quetta, pakistan, a known hotbed of extremism then traveled on to afghanistan. not returning to the u.s. until almost a 2014. causing u.s. officials to question him on his return. >> they're going to look at where he said he went, does it match? or did he go off to some rogue mosque or hook up with somebody that could have trained him to become a terrorist? >> reporter: officials say he claimed he was visiting pakistan to see a wife there who he tried but failed to bring back into the country. and officials this morning tell abc news a number of his relatives remain in pakistan, afghan refugees, and that his
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the u.s., left the u.s. just three weeks ago and has not returned since. >> and brian, they think that the bombs were sophisticated enough that he might have needed training. >> two different kinds of bombs he used at least. >> we'll talk more about that. for more let's turn to abc's senior justice correspondent pierre thomas and former police commissioner of new york city ray kelly who is here with us in the studio. pierre, let me start with you. what are your sources telling you about the investigation where it stands? what's the latest? >> reporter: sources are telling me the focus is on the last six months to a year of rahami's life. who was he talking to and associating with? they're searching through phones and computers tied to him to examine his social media footprint trying to determine whether he was radicalized by isis or al qaeda. some sources suspect he got his bombmaking design from a deadly cookbook posted on al qaeda's inspire magazine. they're trying to trace his travel during that 2013 trip to afghanistan and pakistan. they want to know who he made contact with there. and that trip was long ago, but officials are leaving no stone unturned.
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being dissected. >> another question they're asking, did he get any help? anybody else involved with these bombings? >> reporter: the official word right now is no evidence of a terror cell supporting him but my sources emphasize it's so early in the investigation, they need to know a lot more about this man. and they need to know if there's somebody else out there who knew what he was planning to do. >> all right, pierre, thank you. >> ray, what can you tell us about what law enforcement is focusing on about the bombs? >> well, lots of questions on the part of law enforcement as was said -- accomplices are what it's all about right now. whether there are family members involved. the bombs themselves were fairly basic but there were two different types of bombs. there was the pipe bombs using black powder. there were the pressure cooker bombs using what's called tannerite. where did he get these materials? and where did he build the bomb? wires were found in the apartment, i'm told, yesterday. so these are questions that will be asked by investigators as
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he doesn't cooperate they can't get it from him. but they'll be asking his family and his companions. the questions, also, what was the radicalization process for this individual? and again, obviously, a focus on the trip overseas, we know that he went to other places and as was said is he telling the truth as to where he went? did he go to turkey or syria? and obviously these trips are going to be the foundation for much more in-depth investigations. >> hopefully we can get him to open up about those things. >> we hope. >> thank you, ray. >> thanks. now to how this plays into the race for the white house. just 49 days until the final votes. donald trump and hillary clinton traded sharp attacks all day on terror and national security. abc's tom llamas is in ft. myers, florida, where a fiery rally was held by donald trump. good morning. >> reporter: george, good morning. donald trump out with colorful thoughts about that bombing suspect and how he's being treated right now. but this morning, it's his son, donald trump jr., who is making
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overnight, donald trump sharing his theory of why bombing suspect ahmad khan rahami apparently wasn't on any type of watch list. >> the guy over the chicken stand brought litigation, a lot of litigation against different people. and i'll bet you that's why he was on no list. he was on no list, probably didn't want to put him because they didn't want to get sued. >> reporter: trump, railing against rahami during a massive rally in ft. myers, flor coddling him. >> he will be given a fully modern and updated hospital room. and he'll probably even have room service knowing the way our country is. >> reporter: the republican nominee blaming homegrown terror on lax policies and, again, calling for increased profiling. >> i'm saying you're going to have to profile. we're going to have to start profiling. >> reporter: hillary clinton focusing her policy on outreach. >> it is crucial that we
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between law enforcement and muslim-american communities. >> reporter: accusing trump of motivating isis with his words and actions. >> we've heard that from former cia director michael hayden, who made it a very clear point when he said, donald trump is being used as a recruiting sergeant for the terrorists. >> reporter: trump's son don jr. also getting into the debate and drawing some fire for this tweet which reads "if i had a bowl of skittles and i told you three would kill you, would you take a handful? that's our syrian refugee problem." the tweet igniting outrage from people saying don jr. shouldn't be comparing syrian refugees to pieces of candy. a clinton campaign spokesperson responding, calling it disgusting. now the mars corporation which owns skittles is out with their own statement via twitter.
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refuge it's an inappropriate analogy. we respectfully refrain from further comment as that could be misinterpreted as marketing. now don jr.'s tweet is still, this morning, blowing up on social media. george? >> real pattern there. tom, thanks very much. jon karl has more on this. you got tweets blowing up. you saw donald trump at the rally. and he and hillary clinton diametrically opposed positions on terror. yet they're close in our poll, 48% to 45%. >> republicans always have a big advantage on the issue of terrorism, going back to 9/11. but in this race it's largely -- our poll, within the margin of error, in some polls he has a slight advantage. in others, she has a slight advantage. but they could not be more different on this. hillary clinton emphasizing sober, steady leadership. and donald trump channeling that raw emotion, raw anger at terrorism. >> you know why she's doing it. a big difference on who americans think can handle international crisis. a huge advantage right there. >> she has the big advantage on the commander in chief test.
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she's also carving out a different spot than barack obama on this. it was interesting to see her come out before the president to condemn these attacks, to brand them as terrorism before the president. she's trying to find a ground between donald trump and barack obama. >> some other political stories out there. you saw chris christie, that trial on the george washington bridge scandal a couple of years back, the bridgegate scandal. and prosecutors saying he knew about the traffic jams yet donald trump is standing by him. >> absolutely. but if you remember during the primaries, george, donald trump came out and said, of course chris christie knew. he definitely knew. i mean, he was emphatic. so perhaps the person least surprised by this allegation is donald trump himself. he's sticking to christie and in doing so he's saying he's sticking to him because christie has always stood by him. >> meanwhile, maybe a big defection on the republican side from donald trump. yet the news is coming from a member of the kennedy family. >> the two most political families, kennedys and bushes and kathleen kennedy townsend the oldest child of robert and
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former president bush in maine. there you see her. she said he said he's voting for hillary clinton. the interesting thing, there's no denial from the bush family on this. the spokesperson simply said nobody overheard their conversation. >> and jeb bush has said he's not voting for trump but has not said he's voting for hillary. >> exactly. >> jon karl, thank you very much. the debate less than a week away. i'll be anchoring our primetime coverage at 9:00 eastern with analysis from our whole team. >> much for the two candidates to discuss. roadside shooting by police in oklahoma. newly released video raising questions about why an unarmed man was shot and killed. abc's clayton sandell is in tulsa with the moments that were caught on tape. good morning, clayton. >> reporter: good morning, robin. yeah, those videos are disturbing. and police here in tulsa tell me they are so concerned by what they see here, they've now asked the department of justice to help investigate. this morning, there are many
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appeared to be having car trouble ended up shot dead by police. >> somebody left their vehicle running in the middle of the street with the doors wide open. >> reporter: after that 911 call friday night, tulsa police officer betty shelby arrives finding terence crutcher in the street. she radios he isn't cooperating. >> hold traffic. i've got a subject that won't show me his hands. >> reporter: minutes later, with at least four officers surrounding crutcher, his hands are raised. but he seems to ignore their commands. >> this guy is still walking. >> time for a taser, i think. at the looks like a bad dude, too. >> reporter: it's hard to make out what happens next. police say crutcher makes a move for something inside his car. one officer fires his taser. officer shelby fires her gun. >> shots fired! >> reporter: crutcher's family believes the shooting is part of what they call an epidemic of unarmed people of color killed by police. >> that big bad dude was my twin brother. that big, bad dude was a father. >> reporter: tulsa's police
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>> i'm going to tell you right here and now there was no gun on the suspect or in the suspect's vehicle. >> reporter: crutcher's family says he didn't deserve to die. but that officer shelby deserves to be charged. >> i want that officer to be held to the same standard. and we just want justice for my brother. so he'll know as he looks down on us that his life truly mattered. >> reporter: now the decision on federal or state charges could take weeks. in the meantime, that officer is on paid leave. robin? >> and for the police chief to come out immediately and say there was no gun on the gentleman and no gun in his vehicle, right away he made that clear. >> big statement. big statement made. all right. everybody, take a look at this. this is what you unfortunately might see if you try to get gas today in the southeast. a broken pipeline is causing prices to skyrocket and our steve osunsami has more on the pressure at the pump.
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these are the signs turning them away from gas stations across the deep south. no service, no fuel. the gas is sold out. >> we tried to get some gas. they don't have any. it's frustrating. >> we don't have no gas right now. it's, like, crazy. >> reporter: adding insult to injury, some service stations are having a jolly good time raising prices. one station in north carolina was reportedly charging as much as $4.50 a gallon. the state's attorney general said he heard more than 600 report gouging. >> all my money is going to gas. >> i feel like we're being charged unfairly. >> reporter: it all started 11 days ago with a leak along the colonial pipeline in alabama which provides the east coast with nearly 40% of its gasoline. nearly 300,000 gallons spilled into this pond. hundreds of workers are now building a bypass around the leak that they hope to finish by the end of the week. in the meanwhile, six states are officially in a state of emergency. gas prices are up an average 16
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cents a gallon in tennessee. and aaa says that will continue until the pipeline is fully restored. >> we have to make sure as we're going from place to place that we have gas, so hopefully they can get the problem resolved. >> reporter: this service station behind me is one of many across this city that has no gas. authorities here insist there's enough fuel supply for everyone. but not when everyone is getting gas at the same time. the governor of issued an executive order barring price gouging. at the pipeline, we're told once they finish the bypass, it will only take an hour to get it up and running. >> tough when everybody has to get to work. to ginger and more on those fires. >> this fire has tripled in size. this is bad and erratic winds and low humidity a big part of the problem. more than 6,000 acres and watching tropical storm paine that should add lot of moisture into baja and only dry lightning in the southern parts of california.
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your medication, astrazeneca may be able to help. ? it's time to tress up right ? welcome back to "gma." look at ryan lochte. he bounced back last night, making a big return to the ballroom. of course, that came after last week's frightening incident. you saw protesters rush the stage and last night his dancing co--stars su way. we'll show you how coming up. >> they had added security last night just in case. also right now, authorities are trying to determine if the suspected new york bomber acted alone. ahmad khan rahami is now in custody after a dramatic shootout with police. investigators are poring through clues looking for a possible motive. and as you sit down to breakfast there is a big eggo recall. kellogg's voluntarily recalling nearly 10,000 cases of their nutri-grain whole wheat waffles across 25 states after concerns
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also this morning, tim tebow, the man takes the field. the former heisman winner putting on a mets jersey making his big baseball debut. getting a huge welcome. >> look at everybody. >> look at all those people. everybody there to see tebow. this was all just practice. just practice, people. practice. >> he gets attention whatever he does. >> we'll find out what he says about it and what will he do if the nfl comes calling? that's an interesting question. we'll find out. >> nice tease. >> that is coming up. but first, the latest on ahmad khan rahami, now charged with five soupts counts of atte murder after those weekend bombings and a shoot-out with police and back to amy in linden, new jersey, where he was caught. >> reporter: that's right, george. rahami is not cooperating with their investigation into those bombings here in new jersey and new york. surveillance video shows him fleeing the scene on foot during that shootout with a gun in his hand. investigators are now focusing on a trip rahami took to pakistan and afghanistan for nearly a year back in 2013.
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family. but some friends say he came back a changed man with a new devotion to religion. and then there was some trouble at home. his family sued local police officers for allegedly harassing them over reported violations at their restaurant. and rahami was arrested in 2014 after police say he stabbed someone in the leg. authorities are combing through all of his personal history trying to determine in he acted alone in these bombings, or whether he had any help or training to build those bombs. meanwhile, earlier here, i spoke with the chief of police in linden, new jersey. he told me he visited both of his officers that were injured in the shootout at the hospital. he says they're banged up but in good spirits and reiterated to me how thankful he was that his officers had on those bulletproof vests. he said they had a meeting that very morning about the importance of wearing vests, a life-saving meeting, i would say. back to you. >> thanks very much. glad they're doing well.
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now to that bombshell lawsuit for comedian jim carrey. his former girlfriend's estranged husband blaming him for her suicide. abc's kayna whitworth is in los angeles with all the details for us and carrey's response. good morning, kayna. >> reporter: robin, good morning. jim carrey vowing to fight this lawsuit, calling it a terrible shame, saying there are some moments in life when you have to stand up and defend your honor. he's known for being the funny man of the big screen. but this morning, jim carrey is facing a wrongful death lawsuit claiming he's responsible for the overdose suicide of his on and off again girlfriend, cathriona white. white, overdosing on prescription drugs, the coroner ruling it a suicide. now white's estranged husband is
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30-year-old's death. >> a 30-year-old young lady who was found deceased with medication that is not prescribed to her. >> reporter: according to court documents mark burton is claiming carrey used the bogus name arthur king to obtain and provide prescription drugs to white. including ambien, percocet and propranolol, despite knowing white was prone to suicide and depression, found in her home. it claims carrey sent a text message to white days after knowing she was already dead as part of a cover-up about her having his medication. you say that mr. carrey took steps to conceal his involvement and culpability in her death. and you say that he did that by sending this text message? >> the text message asked in very formal terms do you know where my medication is? i had a full bottle of pills under my sink which was prescribed for my back pain. it is missing. that's not how two individuals who have a personal relationship communicate. >> reporter: at the time of white's funeral reports surfaced
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the expenses, something the lawsuit says was an attempt to paint carrey as a grieving good guy. but burton claims carrey stiffed the family and never followed through. overnight the actor telling abc news, i will not tolerate this heartless attempt to exploit me or the woman i loved. cat's troubles were born long before i met her. and sadly, her tragic end was beyond anyone's control. now, according to officials white had attempted to tak she left behind two notes, both of them for carrey, along with a box of her husband's belongings. robin. >> all right, kayna, thank you. abc's chief legal analyst dan abrams joins us now. how difficult is it to win a case like this? >> when someone commits suicide, an adult, it's very difficult for family members to win, because it was the actions of the adult. with that said, they can still move forward with this kind of
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to prove is that he gave her the drugs, right? because their position is she stole the drugs. his lawyer has made that statement already. so first of all they'll have to say he provided the drugs. secondly they'll have to be able to demonstrate those were the drugs that killed her and, number three, they're going to have to show it was reasonably foreseeable that something like this could or would happen. >> that's a lot to have to try and prove. what about the claim that carrey used a false name to obtain some of these? >> him. but if he had been using a fake name to get drugs for her, that would be a much bigger problem than using a fake name to get drugs for him. their position, carrey's position is actors do this all the time. celebrities do this all the time to protect their privacy. that's not really a legal defense because you're not supposed to do that. you're not supposed to give a fake name. but that doesn't necessarily mean that she -- that the family wins the lawsuit, that this guy wins the lawsuit just because jim carrey gave a fake name.
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really banking on those text messages. they feel that they're very damaging. >> you heard it from the lawyer. basically saying that this was a ruse to cover it up. maybe, that will be an important question in terms of did he provide her with the drugs? an important question not the only question in this lawsuit, but that's the most important hurdle for them to overcome first, which is he gave her the drugs. because if they can't show he gave her the drugs, case whatsoever. >> i know it's a difficult time for the family. a loss like this. >> absolutely. very personal case. >> very much so. all right, dan, thanks very much. over to michael now and find out what's on the big board. michael? >> all right, thank you, robin. coming up on our big board are you throwing away money at the gas pump? a report revealing how americans are wasting billion, billions, people, at the gas pump. and the cheerios lawsuit. are their healthy claims misleading?
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and we're back with the big board. our team of insiders standing by to weigh in on today's top stories, including sunny hostin right here at the table. >> good morning. >> we'll get to you in just a minute. we begin with a big bank on the hot seat. john stumpf testifying about that fake account scandal and rebecca jarvis has been tracking the story, boy, rebecca, congress just jumped on this. you got 2 million fake accounts, 5,000 employees fired. the executive in charge leaves with $100 million in an exit package. he's going to ha today. >> yeah, this is going to get heated today, george. the ceo of wells fargo john stumpf will be in the hot seat. he'll make the point that he is deeply sorry. that this was not an orchestrated effort. but you can believe that the senators on the other side doing the grilling are going to raise questions like, how could this happen? and how could the person who was running this division over those
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fake accounts were created, how can that person have walked out of wells fargo with the kind of pay package in the millions of dollars of compensation when they walked out? they're going to be pushing today for -- they'll say to wells fargo that person should not have left the company with that kind of money. you should take it back. >> rebecca, what can congress actually do? say they say you should take it back. can they actually make that happen, first of all, secondly, what does it do for the customer? >> ultimately this is going to be a fargo. either way. but wells fargo is ultimately the arbiter. they ultimately make the decision whether the clawback happens. and as far as the customer is concerned, wells fargo in this whole mess has set aside $5 million to compensate any customer who was impacted by this. they've already paid out $2.6 million and have the $2.4
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this point because, of course, they've lost a lot of it. >> hard to gain it back once you lose it, george. >> it sure is. >> thank you, rebecca. now, to a revealing report out this morning about throwing away money at the gas pump. according to research by aaa, america has wasted billions of dollars. last year using premium gas they didn't need. and our own abc's david kerley joins us. hello, david. good morning. >> good morning, michael. you know we all like to take care of our cars. >> yes. i'm one of those guys who pulls up to the pump and goes, you know i'll get that 91 that 93. i feel like it does better for my car. but that's billions and a serious chunk of change. >> the high octane you're talking about, the different choices you have, regular or premium and, you know, do you want to give your car ground beef or a steak. give it premium. believe this, 16 million americans are putting premium in a car that doesn't need it and according to aaa, that means they are wasting money, $2.1 billion a year spent on premium gas that you don't really need. in fact, 70% of the cars on the
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regular gas. and what aaa is saying, guys, is basically, that's all you need to put in and your regular gas will work just fine. >> see, mike. you're wasting all of that hall of fame change. >> i know. sunny is over here huffing and puffing like i've been wasting money. >> i'm putting in regular. starting today. >> here's the other side of the story. we have a viewer, nicole, who tweeted on our social site and said she uses it in her older car because it knocks and pings if she doesn't. so can it make the vehicle run better even if it's not required? rid of the ping but the problem is the money she's spending if she saved it all and tuned up the car and made it run the way it was supposed to, it wouldn't be pinging. that's the key. what aaa did, they took cars and put it on a treadmill for cars and found there was no increase in horsepower, no increase in performance if you put premium in a regular. the advice from aaa make sure your car is running right and put in the regular gas. now, if you have a car like some
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premium continue to put premium in it. >> okay. that's what i needed to hear. >> there's your excuse. that new lawsuit about cheerios. cereal giant general mills defending itself against claims that labels on cereals like honey nut cheerios is misleading. and sunny is here with more. a spokesperson said general mills continues to stand behind the quality of these products and the accuracy of the product's labels. what exactly are the plaintiffs complaining about? >> our honey nut cheerios. listen, honey nut cheerios is being deceptively advertised so they're touting all the health benefits saying, this cereal can lower your cholesterol. but they're not highlighting the fact that it has a pretty high sugar content. they're saying that is not right. not giving the consumer the right information. >> but there's a growing number of lawsuits against these big food companies. and even if this one is successful, how does it impact
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>> these lawsuits really aren't successful. most of them don't work but i think it sort of shines a light on this issue and makes sure that the consumer looks a little more carefully at these labels. and it also makes these companies better companies. it makes them good corporate citizens so there's not as much duping going on so really a relationship but i always caution people, just read the labels because even though they may deceptively advertise on the front, if you look at the side, the content is there. so do you job as a mom, do your job as a parent. look at the label. >> you wanted to stick with those honey nut cheerios. >> i know but you really can't. you got to look. >> i just assume all cereal has sugar. >> has sugar, right. >> and i'm eating it because i want it. plain and simple. sunny, thank you. david, thank you and rebecca, thank you, as well. coming up, tim tebow's big debut on the baseball field. george, i thought you were going to leave here. you were going to play for the mets. i'm confused. >> i got cut in sophomore year. but she always told me i don't care if you turn out to be a great athlete or whatever but,
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baseball field. hundreds of fans, hundreds showing up to watch his first practice with the new york mets minor league team. t.j., fresh off vacation, is here with the highlights. hey there, t.j. >> good to be back. you remember when the mets signed him. they said it was not a publicity stunt but for $119.99 you can have your own tebow jersey. people are buying these up and showing up. >> tebow. >> reporter: you wouldn't normally have this many fans or this many reporters or a news helicopter show up to cover what amounts to minor league study hall. but they were all there monday to see tim tebow make his official debut as a minor league baseball player. baseball for the guy who reached icon status as a college football player, won a heisman trophy. and even spent a few years playing quarterback in the nfl.
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tebow took batting practice, fielded and played catch. a fairly routine start on what he hopes is his road to the majors. >> the goal is to one day play in the bigs. it was definitely a dream of mine when i was a kid. >> reporter: tebow is participating at the mets instructional league where the teams try to mold young prospects. key word, young. at 29 years old, tebow is at least four years older than the 57 other aspiring mets. he's working out with at the camp in florida. and two of his fellow mets hundreds of fans show up to get a glimpse and tebow was the only player to get his own press conference after practice monday where he made clear an nfl team in need of a quarterback now shouldn't even bother calling him. >> i'm part of the mets family. for me success is going to be defined by giving it everything i have and being the best i can be. >> now, he is excused -- gets an excused absence every week from camp because he has his analyst gig for --
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>> s.e.c. network. he gets -- just four days. he's there a week. >> 29 not too old for that. >> he doesn't have much time. they develop these guys and has a short window to develop. >> what would be his specialty, home run hitter or -- >> he's a seat filler. >> ooh. >> he brings in the crowd. >> i understood. no, he's saying he's bringing people in. also, come on, guys. he's probably counseling and mentoring these young men. >> he's a great guy. >> wear this out. >> 19.99. >> cookie and magic johnson coming up. they sat down with you. ec and magic johnson i can't imagine doing anything else. coming up. they sat down with you. >> yeah. and magic johnson coming up. they sat down with you. >> yeah. a year later i found out i had breast cancer. i told my students, i promise you i will come back. cancer treatment centers of america, i felt like they really cared about me. i met my team of doctors and my care management team. they helped me manage the side effects of my treatment.
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. dramatic shootout with the suspected bomber. new details emerging about this man, believed to be the mastermind behind the new york and new jersey bombs. surveillance footage now revealed. what authorizes found when they searched his home. the latest live from the scene. ryan's redemption. look at his fellow stars surrounding him as he reveals his heartbreak after last week's protest. >> i look up in the stands and see my mom just in tears. and seeing her in tears just -- >> how lochte is trying to move on now. >> i'm an olympian. i didn't win six gold medals by quitting. fighting for their family. cookie and magic johnson revealing the incredible story you haven't heard. the fears she faced when he told her about his hiv. why cook which was scared to death and what kept their
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and chris pratt and anthony anderson right here live as we say -- let me hear you say it! >> all: good morning, america. ? such a wonderful crowd we have with us on this great tuesday in times square. we've got both chris pratt and anthony anderson here live. you know, anthony says somebody -- he always gets confused for somebody. he sai you see the resemblance. >> who? me? >> that's what anthony says. >> it's me in both pictures. that's not fair. i'm confused. which one is me? >> all right. june bug. >> call me june bug. >> and we are celebrating this morning, robin, happy birthday. >> thank you, thank you very much. >> happy birthday. >> this is the fourth birthday for robin, anniversary of her
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transplant from her sister right there. you're going to teach people how to make their mess their message. you're launching your podcast today. >> it's called everybody got something. something my mother always said because we have challenges that we're going through and how do we get through it, paula, with our faith, family and friends so indy ari, the original theme song for the podcast wrote it and sang it. so we'll share that later. >> looking forward to that. first we want to get back to amy robach at the scene of that linden, new jersey. good morning, amy. >> reporter: that's right, good morning to you. ahmad khan rahami, the suspect, of course, in the new york and new jersey bombings is now charged with the attempted murder of those police officers. it happened during a shootout right here behind me that ultimately led to his arrest. surveillance video showing the dramatic moment he tried to escape with his gun in hand. he is now being held on $5.2 million bail. authorities say they have found more bomb components in his home and agents are now trying to
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they are closely looking at the trip he took to pakistan and afghanistan back in 2013 when he claimed he was visiting family for nearly a year. rahami emigrated from afghanistan as a child. and high school friends here in new jersey remember him as a clean-cut kid. but some say he came back from that trip overseas very religious. abc news learned his mother left the country three weeks ago for turkey and she has yet to return. wanted to show you this morning the cover of "the new york daily news." the headline here, martyr dumb and, of course, "the daily news" referring to the fact that rahami failed to detonate eight out of the ten devices he planned to set and, of course, thankfully no one was killed. back to you. > thank goodness for that. thanks very much. now over to paula. you gave her a shoutout with the morning rundown. >> good morning, robin, george, and michael. good morning, everyone. we begin with president obama
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general assembly. he's addressing the global refugee crisis. there is new outrage this morning after a humanitarian aid convoy carrying life-sooifing supplies for tens of thousands of people was attacked, killing at least 12 people. russia is denying that its air strikes are to be blamed. and donald trump jr. under fire for comparing syrian refugees to skittles. he tweeted this image that read, quote, if you had a bowl of skittles and i told you just three would kill you, would you take a handful? that's our syrian refugee prom. the clinton campaign called this particular tweet disgusting. and former president george h.w. bush is reportedly planning to vote for hillary clinton. kathleen kennedy townsend says she was told that. we have breaking news from
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is filing for divorce from brad pitt. they have disagreed on how to raise their children. beneath side is confirming that report. college students are getting younger every day. we want you to meet will. he's taking a full course load at a community college in pittsburgh. he's headed to carnegie mellon next year. he wants to be astrophysicist. >> 9 years old? >> i just learned to tie my shoes. >> i'm still using velcro, so it's okay. >> wonderful. >> playground for recess. >> i know, be a kid. >> hello, sara haines. >> good morning and happy birthday. >> thank you very much. >> do you say birthday or anniversary?
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considered your rebirth and you start from scratch. >> happy birthday. >> thank you. julia louis-dreyfus may have made history with her fifth consecutive emmy award. but that doesn't mean she never has trouble staying in character. emmy host jimmy kimmel shared some bloopers from the opening sequence. giving us a look at what we didn't see sunday night. take a look. >> we're so pleased that you're hosting tonight's academy awards. >> it's the emmys. >> the emmys. oh. >> that's for the blooper reel. often funnier than anything you could write. >> absolutely. >> jeb bush did kill it. >> he did a great job. >> funny. >> yeah. >> did you see the bloopers of him? that was even funnier. >> i didn't. >> it was pretty funny. >> got a future. >> can you imagine if you're like i used to run for president. now i just want to do comedy all the time. >> why not? you can do anything in this country. >> you can. you can. you can. leonardo dicaprio is an
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the actor was walking his dog in new york city when a couple stopped him. but not for what you would think -- a selfie or an autograph. just for directions around the big apple. an onlooker telling "people" magazine he reached out and pointed them in the direction to go and they went on their way. people have been asking him for selfies. but this couple didn't seem to know who he was. you have to wonder when the pair realized they had been helped by a movie star. >> i bet he loved that that they had no idea who he was. >> one of the best parts of new york city, you never know who is around you and have to be looking. finally, this is being shared everywhere with 6 million views on our facebook page alone in just 12 hours. angela lansbury surprising the audience at the "beauty and the beast" 25th anniversary. listen to this. ? tale as old as time ? ? true as it can be ? >> lovely. ? barely even friends then
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>> oh. >> so dear. that's sweet. >> it's beautiful. she sounds the exact same. >> a lot of memories. >> so many memories. >> you can listen to that forever, though. such a sweet character in her voice. >> "murder she wrote." still i watch that. >> oh. >> can't get enough of "murder she wrote." thank you. >> i'm more of a "beauty and the beast" girl but -- >> thank you so much, sara. >> thank you. >> we'll catch you on "the view." >> yes, yes. oh, my gosh, go. >> don't go yet. stay right there because coming up, big tensions in the ballroom. ryan lochte looking for redemption after last week's dramatic protests on air and former champ peta is joining us live. cookie and magic johnson sharing the story you have not heard about their highs and lows and why they never gave up on each other. that's coming up.
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? duck tales ? look at olympic champ laurie hernandez. she stormed the stage last night with val. and that put her in the lead on tv night. the stars danced to theme songs from "bewitched" to "the brady bunch" and jesse has all the action. >> the olympic gymnast may be on top of the leaderboard now. but all eyes were on another olympic champion, ryan lochte. he became the comeback kid last night a week after protesters rushed him on stage. take a look. >> welcome to "dancing with the stars." >> reporter: tension in the ballroom monday night, just seven days after protesters rushed ryan lochte center stage. >> i think i'm still in shock. >> reporter: ryan lochte opening up about the heartbreak of seeing his mom watch it all right there in the ballroom. >> i look up in the stands and i see my mom just in tears. and seeing her in tears just --
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impacted me so much. it's just how far can i put it back in my head and move on. >> reporter: the olympian rehearsing fiercely with cheryl to show he could be the comeback kid last night. >> i never quit. >> reporter: taking to the stage with a song he says makes him smile. ? it's time to dress up right ? >> reporter: the theme to "the muppets." more than the score, big support. the cast members surrounding him with love wearing it right on their t-shirts. >> knowing there's extra security and everything helped me out a lot. but in the back of my mind, i was still, like, nervous. i don't know what i was nervous for, dancing or -- >> probably both. >> if something else was going to happen. but we got through it and we'll see if we can keep going. >> reporter: ryan lochte and his co-stars seemed much more confident last night. but no one is safe ahead of tonight's elimination, george. >> tonight, okay, jesse, thanks very much. let's bring in peta murgatroyd live from l.a. last season's champ. not dancing this season because
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i'm feeling really good, thank you. thank you guys for having me. >> absolutely. let's talk about ryan last night. so much pressure after those protesters stormed the scene last week. >> yeah, i know. it was a crazy week last week and i was sitting front row there. it was just so unexpected. nobody thought that this would ever happen in the ballroom because, you know, it's such a positive place and it has so much positive energy going and, you know, everyone felt sorry for him. we really did because, you know, nobody really deserves that. >> showed a lot of gallantry and laurie hernandez, so much energy. >> i know. laurie is amazing. laurie and val, i think they're definite front-runners there. she just has so much skill. she is just killing the game with the technique so, yeah, they're amazing. >> olympians always do well, athletes always do well. politicians, not so much. [ laughter ] rick perry tonight? >> yeah, rick perry, he's lovely and he has so much charm and he tries so hard. but, you know, you just never
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leaderboard right now, so he could be the first one to go home. >> peta, thanks for joining us. tonight is the big "dancing with the stars" elimination round at 8:00, 7:00 central. right here on abc. we're going to have the first booted couple here live tomorrow. and coming up right now, robin's power elf interview with magic and cookie johnson. people say, let's just get a sandwich or something. "or something"? you don't just graduate from medical school, "or something."
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welcome back to "gma." we are right here with cory celebrating her 14th birthday. happy birthday, cory. do you have any special talents, want to show anything off? show your little thing. she does a good eyebrow raise. i wish i could do that.
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you know what, i've known magic and cookie johnson for quite some time now. and cookie has written a new memoir. it's "believing in magic," marking their 25th wedding anniversary. i had a chance to sit down with them recently. and they shared the story you have not heard about their private battles, about their faith in family, and why they never gave up on each other. >> a marriage is a journey and so will happen. don't be so afraid and run from it right away. you have to keep working at it. just remember that the base of that relationship has to be love. >> look. >> i know. >> where you came from. >> where we came from. >> and what you have accomplished together. >> he does that all the time. he's like, can you believe, you know, we've come this far? >> reporter: college sweethearts cookie and magic johnson met while attending michigan state. magic, already a basketball star on campus.
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from detroit studying for a career in the fashion industry. and over the next decade, the relationship would face its shares of challenges, including two broken engagements. emotionally how difficult was it for you, the ups and downs during that time? >> very difficult. it was a huge roller-coaster ride when you love somebody but it doesn't work out and it's back and forth. looking back on it, i think that it was a growing experience for both of us. >> reporter: until now, the public has rarely heard from cookie. >> that's why this book is so important. cookie has always said, hey, that's your life. i don't want to be in the spotlight. you do your thing and then you come home. and now with her telling her life story, her journey in life, it's really empowering to a lot of other women. >> reporter: the couple recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary in style. but it was the announcement in 1991 just 45 days into their marriage that sent shock waves through the sports world and
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>> because of the hiv virus, i will have to retire from the lakers. >> reporter: behind closed doors and away from the spotlight, the couple struggled to come to terms with their new reality. >> we both fell on our knees and we started crying. he said, if you want to leave, i don't blame you. i understand. and then i said, are you kidding me? no. i love you. >> reporter: you never wavered with that? you never thought -- >> no, because you know, even though it was hiv and possibly, you know, he caught it, you know, else or whatever, all those things didn't matter at that time. >> reporter: what did matter to them was the health of their unborn child. and then you had to be tested. >> yes, of course, i was scared to death about the baby. finally the results came in and what they told me was that if the mother is negative, then the baby is automatically negative. >> reporter: the couple made it their mission to educate themselves and the public. we got to remember this is 1991
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sentence. and there was backlash. and you could not play ball any more. how did you all find, as a family, that strength to say, we are going to fight? >> this woman here, god let me know why i married her because losing her, i probably wouldn't be here. i probably would be dead. >> reporter: today magic is living a healthy life and together they have raised three children, andre, e.j. and elisa magic coming to terms with e.j.'s sexuality. i think a lot of people will be helped by how you write about your son e.j. who thankfully was born shortly after the diagnosis, healthy, and that you all realized early on that your son was gay. >> ultimately you want your child to be happy but i knew that earvin didn't understand. >> you're very honest that you had a tough conversation with him about it. you didn't want him to be and then you changed and you apologized to him for some of
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him. >> i had to come to realize that this is who he is and he's going to be happy. i knew he was looking for me to accept who he was. and i had to get out of my own way, right. and out of my macho, the whole -- >> and he couldn't let me tell him. he had to come to terms with it, you know, himself. >> good, how are you? >> reporter: e.j. is now a reality show star. >> he has a combination of both of us. the soul comes from her and his mind-set is like his dad's and that's what i love about him and so we're blessed. >> we know that religion says no and i did have a big problem with that. ultimately, i just prayed to god and said, god, you reveal to me how you feel about this. and he was like, love. love your child and that's what i got because, you know, that's what jesus was about is love.
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>> that's right. >> and a lot of love between them and a lot of love in that home. they've been married 25 years and have known each other almost 40. >> wow, and been through so much together. >> we rarely hear from cookie and to hear her voice and you do hear it in her book, "believing in magic," which is out today, it's a beautiful read. >> great family. >> sure is. we got your look-alike coming up. who could that be? oh.
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custody. our crews were there just after the man was arrested at the v-a hospital in north las vegas last night around 10. here's what we know right now-- metro believes this was a domestic violence situation. they tell us a family got off a flight, and when they got to their car on the top of the long term parking garage, a man
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[ cellphone ringing ] it's just another scandal from danny tarkanian. tarkanian was the corporate lawyer for those with an elaborate scam that tricked hundreds of seniors into donating to fraudulent charities, totaling millions. he refused to pay back $17 million, sticking taxpayers with the bill. why would we ever send danny tarkanian to congress?
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? all right. [ applause ] >> welcome back. welcome back to "good morning america." i'm michael strahan. >> michael strahan. >> we have a great show for you today. yes. >> get out of my seat, man. >> hey. >> i leave forwo >> anthony, anthony, go sit over there. >> go sit over there. >> anthony anderson, everybody. [ cheers and applause ] welcome. are you -- >> what up, june bug. >> cousin june bug. do you often get confused for michael? >> all the time. all -- i have no idea why. >> bring it in. let's see. >> crazy thing. the crazy thing is, once i changed my hair, he changed his.
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>> this is what i did, look, i'm closing my gap. closing my gap. i'm tired of walking down the street. hey, michael strahan. i'm like, i am not that sucker. >> you know, we're happy you're here, man. >> happy to be here. >> we love having you here. >> wait a second. hold on, michael. before you move on, we found out something about yesterday's guest. >> oh, the dancer. >> yeah. >> the dancing coach. >> yes. >> this guy righ know, after the show, my mom texted me and my mom said, you know, michael, that -- he is your cousin. that is your cousin. >> come on. >> we are related. i told you from beaumont, i have a lot of family in beaumont. we are cousins. >> stop it. >> you did not know that. >> i had no idea. my mom -- >> a close family. >> well, you know what, it's a lot of -- our seed is spread very widely.
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my mom said, big man got some moves, doesn't he? >> wow. >> well done, cuz. well done. something -- the thing i'm most excited about, i think we're all excited about today is, robin, you're turning 4 today and it is your birthday. [ cheers and applause ] >> so beautiful. >> it's the 4th anniversary of your bone marrow transplant and we wanted to give you a gift that a 4-year-old -- >> ah. thank you. >> -- would get. >> oh, it lights up and everything. >> it lights up and everything. >> it works. >> thank you. you know, sara -- >> your mp3 player. >> you were asking earlier if it's an anniversary or a birthday. >> yes. >> it actually is considered your rebirth because you have -- i have my sister's dna now. my sister sallie-anne was my donor and i actually had to get immunization shots all over again. >> you're starting over. >> you're starting from scratch so thank you very much for this and it'll go -- yes, thank you. [ laughter ] >> have you picked out your preschool that you're going to
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>> well, you know, happy birthday and many, many, many more. >> thank you, thank you, thank you. >> and kind of leading into getting a gift is this first topic i want to bring up. >> do very to write you a thank you note? >> yes, it's about thank you notes. elle macpherson, supermodel elle macpherson, she has a thing with her kids if they get a gift, they have to write a thank you note within 24 hours or she donates the gift and gives it away. >> ooh. >> oh, she's horrible. >> horribl people -- ooh. i wouldn't have anything because nobody writes a thank you card. >> they were into it until they heard it was 24 hours, okay, thank you note but within -- >> emily post gives you a year. >> what do you guys think about that? >> i love -- oh, sorry. let me take this one. so, i love a handwritten thank you and i'm big on those but i give myself more than 24 hours. >> yes, definitely. >> i haven't even gotten to know the toy yet.
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>> you don't like it, you don't say thank you? >> first off, mike, i grew up in the hood. we didn't get gifts so i'm not accustomed to writing thank you notes for gifts because i never got them as a child. let's start there. >> oh, man, it's okay. >> you do, you do. >> ah. >> robin, do you write them? >> i do. i write them. i love to receive them. there's something -- i know about e-mails and things like that. but how great does it feel when note in the mail? >> do you do it within 24 hours. >> not within 24 hours. no, no, no. >> the kids have to. if the kids don't do it right away, they never do. >> as an adult too in my head i'm like, oh, i need to write that note but then it takes forever then by the time -- they forgot they gave me a gift so they'll forget the note in so true. >> i literally have a thing of thank you cards and a note of people i owe like -- i just had a baby so you have to keep it going for awhile but it
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me. >> i have a box of stationery thank-yous that i for 12 years now have never written a thank you note on. >> drawing dust. >> i'm good with e-mail or a text. >> okay. >> acknowledgement. >> august 15th. >> and your show debuts again tomorrow night. >> yes, it does, tomorrow night. are you guys ready? you ready? it starts off with the johnson family vacation taking everybody to walt disney world and things go awry. >> they certainly -- well, they always go awry. >> they have to. but, you know, i take the kids there for a vip experience that i never experienced as a kid and that's what we do, but i didn't realize there was an expiration date. i didn't realize that the dude was only there for a couple of hours, then we had to -- then we brought back gen pop, regular population. regular people just.
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>> a little different. >> got in sit in lines, no more express stuff. and we just go crazy. >> and congratulations on the emmy nomination. >> oh, thank you. [ cheers and applause ] >> we saw you at the emmys. we saw you at the emmys. we saw you get -- i saw an instagram picture getting ready for the emmys with an eye mask on. but your mom was a big hit at the emmys. >> that's the eye mask. yeah. >> your mom was a big hit and >> my mother, you know, my mother thinks it's about her. she does. you know, but it is. you know, my mother, a lot of people don't know this, but my mother was a single parent, and she wanted to be an actress and she put her dreams of being an actor on hold to raise an actor. so, everything that i do now i do for her and i try to include her in because this is -- this is the dream that she wanted to live and she never got a chance to have that dream realized so now i take her wherever i go and she's a part of it and i have
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scorekeeper on my game show "to tell the truth." and, you know, we have some other things in the work. she wants her own reality show. >> she could have other hen reality show. you're a good son because part of her bucket list was to go to disney world and she went with you. >> that's true. my mother never saw me for the seven days i was in walt disney world. >> no? >> i flew this woman first class. she had a beautiful suite at the four seasons hotel and i saw my mother literally 45 minutes in 7 days. >> she was having a good time. >> she wasn't even in disney world. we in orlando and, momma, where you at. i'm looking for you. oh, baby, i'm in tampa playing bingo. [ laughter ] what are you doing in tampa playing bingo? i'm visiting my sister denise. oh, that's why you wanted to come. disney world wasn't on your bucket list. you just wanted a free trip. >> this is your first time here with an audience. >> yes. >> so we want to get an audience
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who has a question? >> ask your question, man. [ cheers and applause ] oh. >> who are some of the exciting guest stars we can look forward to seeing this year on "black-ish"? >> you know, we've been trying to work this thing out with this guy chris pratt. we're try took get him on our show. does anybody know who chris pratt is? they say he's a heartthrob, this action star hero. we're looking for "black-ish." so if anybody knows how to get in contact with chris pratt, let me know because i want him on my show. and i'm bringing back cousin june bug. it'll be a great episode to have chris pratt and cousin june bug on the show. >> and you know what, i'm writing you a thank you note. >> okay. >> did you write him a thank you note when you were on the show? >> no! >> i texted him and gave you a ride back one day from out of the city. we played golf. >> you did, i appreciate that. >> and he came to my house and
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i didn't get a thank you note for that. >> i didn't know i had to thank people for drinking water. i was hydrated or dehydrated. >> thank you, anthony. >> 9:30 eastern. thank you. throw it to ginger. >> okay, let's go over to ginger. >> hey. >> having a good time. what's going on over here? such a great crowd today and i know, robin, you'll want to hear this because i know you know amy just told me it is -- >> blood cancer awareness month. >> it is, and amy comes here every week from new hampshire. she's got a birthday card for you and she's hoping for a match soon so we'll be doing that. i'll deliver that. >> and that weather brought to you by weight watchers. hand delivery, robin. >> oh, thank you.
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i will be sure to send you a thank you note. but bless you. thank you so much. oh, gosh. it is a special day today, and i'm glad to be able to share it with everyone because you all were there for my journey and so as a birthday gift, i wanted to give something -- in fact, my sister called me this morning wishing me a happy birthday. she did the stevie wonder. ? happy birthday to you ? >> but everybody's got something and so i'm launching a podcast today with my good friends at memorial sloan-kettering, four years ago today i was there and here i am today and what i want to do is to share people's stories and something -- those little clues that we leave that could help everybody else. here's a look. in college when i wasn't on the court, i was in the radio booth. my first big gig was in hammond, louisiana, wfpr 14 country. so from radio to podcasting, hmm, feels like i'm coming home. thank you for sharing your
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you're a beautiful, beautiful soul. love you very much. >> it's all about honest and important conversations with everyday heroes and celebrities and some laughter too. [ laughter ] >> good one. >> reporter: and share iing how people tap into their inner strength to get through difficult times. tony robbins explained his lessons learned after a tough childhood. >> because i suffered so much, i hate suffering. i'll do anything to help somebody not suffer and to live a life that they deserve. >> i reunited with my good story of inspiring resilience. >> i'm worthy and significant and i matter because i exist, period. >> reporter: in 2008 india and i collaborated on "gma's" theme song, "a beautiful day." ? early in the morning it's the start of a new day ? ? new hopes new dreams new way ? >> sing that. sing that, girl. >> reporter: and we're still singing.
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down your regrets because all we have is now ? >> yeah. >> thank you. >> sang that song. >> sang. >> reporter: once again, india arie is blessing me with her gift of music with an original beautiful song for my podcast. >> everybody's got something, and we have -- all have loss and heartbreak but the tragedy is, we don't take time to understand the meaning. ? everybody's got a little something ? ? so remember to always be kind ? [ applause ] >> robin, you have a knack for those theme songs. >> oh, gosh. i let her sing. >> you gave us a little taste. who else will be on? >> you saw tony rob witness, delilah, giada de laurentiis, who is this wonderful, wonderful chef and has such a big heart. tig notaro, we're from the same hometown of pass christian and we went through the same cancer. all these things. india.arie, having her breakdown
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but there are so many people that we're talking to every day. delilah, do you all listen to her? >> yes. ? delilah ? to have her, and this is the people that help me put it together. ondi and gabe. just really excited and our friends at memorial sloan-kettering, thank you for sponsoring it and helping us share the message. >> anthony anderson is going to be on. >> wait a minute. we just booked anthony anderson. we just booked him for the podcast. we just booked him for the podcast, thank you. thank you. >> you know, robin, i think through all of your as you say somethings, you continue to give back to everybody. and that says something about you. >> thank you. >> you're just an amazing person with an amazing spirit. everybody loves you. everybody is so happy it's your 4th birthday and we couldn't ask for anything better. than for you to share this with everybody. >> i got a lot of thank you notes to write. i do. and i do thank you. thank you, amy.
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download this podcast, by the way, and we know you're excited at home too, so go to robinpodcast.com to download this and, you guys, hey -- >> thank you very much. >> you'll be better for it. trust me. >> make your mess your message. >> be inspired. >> how about chris pratt, huh? >> oh, yeah.
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call... ...and get the prism tv essential package with up to 40 megs of high-speed internet for just 75 dollars a month for one year with autopay. speed may not be available in your area. switch today. all right, we're here now with chris pratt who plays a cowboy in "the magnificent
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>> whoo, god dang it, i'm good. six pounds of pressure. that's all that's required to kill a man. and they say the nightmares never go away. >> oh, that was nice shooting, man. you grew up shooting. >> yeah, yeah. >> so were you excited you get a western movie and get a chance to do it? >> it's a boy's dream, horses, guns, cigars walking around like a cowboy, i couldn't believe they were paying me. >> and you know denzel was here yesterday. denzel loves you. >> oh, man, i love denzel. >> he said i was so happy to be in a chris pratt movie. you're very fond of him from my understanding. >> completely. i mean denzel is a legend, you know and a great human being. we had a good time working together and, you know, i mean it's rare you get to work with somebody who's a two-time oscar winner. he's just decorated.
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>> it is, yeah. going to spin off. we're going to do our own road show. we'll take it to the road. >> the d & c show. >> the d & c, yeah. >> i love you on instagram. you post some great stuff. and you posted a picture with your cast from "guardians of the galaxy." what can you tell us? give us the whole plot. tell us everything. we want to know it all. >> marvel will get mad but i'll tell you everything. >> tell us everything. >> yeah, it's -- you know, it picks up a couple mons movie and, you know, all the characters are back. kurt russell is also going to be in part 2 and the soundtrack is off the chain and -- i don't know. i can't say much but it'll be the greatest spectacle movie of all time. i don't want to oversell it. >> you don't want to oversell. >> yeah. >> but, you know, the greatest of all time. it's not overselling it. that's telling the truth. it's how you feel. >> from all movies up till now and also all movies extended forward.
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that's cool. >> i'm completely convinced. >> it is. it is going to be very good. >> you talk about the soundtrack being good. you play piano. don't you? >> yeah, i play a little piano. >> are you on the soundtrack? >> no, i'm not that good. >> just curious. and another thing on instagram, you know, you have your son jack. he's 4 years old. >> 4 years old. >> but you cook for him. you cook breakfast for him. >> yeah. >> i love that. you cooked him a pancake and i think we got a little -- what he thinks about your cooking. >> it doesn't look like donald duck. >> he said -- you tried to tell him it looked like donald duck. >> he said it didn't look like donald duck. i said it did. he was like, i don't know, dad and he was really kind about it. he didn't want to hurt my feelings but i thought i did a pretty good job, you know, i thought he was going to be blown away by my donald duck pancake but not so much. >> kids are hard to please. >> man, oh, man, they sure are.
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pleasing everybody with this movie, "mag nnificent seven," you had to learn how to ride a horse. >> yeah, i hadn't -- i had ridden horses a few times when i grew up. i wasn't very good, thrown off and i was scared of them. >> you got back on. >> i got back on the horse. i learned. by the end of the movie i feel much more comfortable than i did before. yeah, we rode a lot. we rode for months. it was really cool. it was really cool. i'm a real cowboy now. >> you're a real cowboy now. you can shoot, you can ride a horse and you can make a mean donald duck pancake. >> that's me. >> can't beat that, man. thank you so much. all right. don't go anywhere. we'll have more with chris pratt here live. he's not done. this man is staying here.
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? all right, we're back now with chris pratt, and you know what we do, man, last time you were here, what we give you, bubba gump swag. >> yeah, that's right.
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lego swag. we have a different angle this time. we know you like to fish. >> yes, sir. >> we got a little something for you. a little gift. a lot of fish. >> hey! oh, i love it. oh, yeah, look at these. yeah. great. nice, nice. >> all i ask is that you share it. i'm hungry. that's all i'm saying. that's all i'm saying. you going to share this? >> yes, i'll share with you. >> that's what i'm talking about. and his movie, "the magnificent seven" opens nationwide on friday. everybody, go check it out. check out chris pratt. we'll be right back. give me some of that.
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home. this happened early this morning near u-s 95 and flamingo. the family says their dog wouldn't stop running around until they got up. they were able to get out safely, along with their dog and cat. firefighters were able to put out the fire within minutes... nevada lawmakers will likely soon have to vote on a room tax increase to help pay for a proposed nfl stadium near the las vegas strip. and the results of an exclusive new 13-action news/ rasmussen reports poll shows a lot of people don't like the idea. only 34-percent say they're in favor.. while 52-percent oppose. another 14-percent say they're
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who do approve the deal. in our 13 action news// rasmussen poll we asked- are you more or less likely to vote for a state legislator who approves $750 million in new las vegas hotel room taxes for the stadium? 38% say ... less likely and only 20% say more likely 36% say... it will have no impact on their voting decision 6% not sure good morning las vegas is live every weekday with all of your weather, traffic and breaking more local news headlines are coming up on action news live at midday. i'm beth fisher and here's a look at one of today's top stories from 13 action news stories from 13 action news [ cellphone ringing ] it's just another scandal from danny tarkanian. tarkanian was the corporate lawyer for those with an elaborate scam that tricked hundreds of seniors into donating to fraudulent charities, totaling millions. and when a shady tarkanian deal went bust,
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why would we ever send danny tarkanian to congress?
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good tuesday morning, everybody. we're taking a live look outside at the luxor. that's the home of the blue man group. they're looking to showcase local drummers in the valley. if you got rhythm you want to listen up. >> i jus just once. just once want to slide down it. >> it's a an intriguing building. i want to swing from a swing inside. >> oh, no, that would -- oh, no, i couldn't handle that. that's a weird -- even taking the elevator, it's just -- >> you said you would slide down the slide. >> on something as opposed to flying in the air.

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