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wells fargo's ceo wrapped up a brutal week on capitol hill. john stumpf appeared before a very angry houmittee. he attempted to explain what management knew about the 2 million bogus deposit and credit card accounts opened by bank employees. stumpf apologized, but one lawmaker who happens to be a customer wasn't having it. >> i am deeply sorry that we've failed to fulfill our responsibility to our customers, to our team members, and to the american public. >> fraud is fraud. th what happened at wells fargo over the course of many years cannot be described any other way. mr. stumpf, i regrettably have a mortgage with your bank. i wish i didn't. >> lawmakers say wells fargo may have violated federal racketeering and other laws. regulators are not saying whether the case has been referred to the department of justice. cleanup underway in the mid-atlantic after a vicious rainstorm. north carolina was especially
long time residents say the flooding damage is the worst they've seen in more than a decade. that storm is now on the move where it's poised to unload from the detroit to d.c. all weekend long. accuweather's justin povik has more on that and the status of hurricane matthew. justin, good morning. >> kendis, diane, thanks, good morning to you as well. >> a very soggy day for today, and believe it or not, we're still talking about rainfall this upcoming weekend. this is not good news at all, especially given the very soggy situation we've been in with the recent flooding throughout virginia and southbound. notice the green covering the bulk of the northeast headed into saturday and also into sunday, so best advice is have the rain gear handy. out towards the west coast, a dramatic change. rain is in the forecast with even the potential for high mountain snow as we venture into sunday. some more travel delays.
churning in the west as this bends north to cuba this weekend. diane, kendis, back to you. it turns out that children of royalty are not all that different from commoners, especially when balloons and bubbles are involved. >> so this super cute prince george and princess charlotte could barely decide where to start because there was so much to do at a children's garden party in british columbia.. >> they made a beeline to the balloon sculpture and then bubbles came along. who doesn't love bubbles? dogs, ponies, too, but it was the balloo kept calling them back. >> even i like balloons and bubbles. everyone likes balloons and bubbles. >> yes. i know how devastated you were that bubble wraps don't actually have the bubble part any more. >> yeah. new bubble wrap will not pop. i am outraged. i don't know about everybody else. >> the royals had their fun week there in british columbia, and charlotte and george also snuck away with their nanny to a petting zoo the other day. >> that's right.
appearance, first time we're seeing them since they arrived, and since george snubbed the prime minister of canada. >> yes. the petting zoo was a secret little thing that wasn't supposed to be public, but there's been social media posts of him just petting a 17-year-old goel goat there in b.c. cute. >> so cute. >> yeah. well, coming up, a look at what it takes to make your way through veterinary school. an emotional reunion decades in the making, a mother and daughter back together after spending most of their lives apart. first here's a look at today's temperatures. "world news now" weather
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the hospital. it is still threatening more than 300 structures. new details surfaces in the south carolina shooting. police say a teenager first killed his father before going to the elementary school and opening fire. >> we are learning there were warning signs about that boy years ago. abc's steve osansomi with more. >> move that patient towards the helicopter. >> reporter: cell phones in the pockets of frightened parents across this small town started burning up at 1:45 p.m. just before the end of classes in townville elementary. >> we did have report of a third patient. >> reporter: police say a local teenager armed with a handgun appeared at a playground behind the school and started shooting at teachers and children. >> i think there were some students out in the recess area, and the shooting may have occurred there and the teacher got the students in the classroom. >> reporter: a young boy was shot in the leg, another boy in the foot. a teacher trying to keep the kids safe was shot in the shoulder. one of the children had to be
greenville, south carolina. police got here fast. and in seven minutes, they had the teen in custody. snipers went to the roof to clear the building while this all too familiar scene of moving children by school bus to a nearby church played out. >> everybody stay in your lines, please. >> reporter: parents couldn't get to their children fast enough. >> worst phone call you're going to get. my mind started running and i got her as fast as i could. >> reporter: two miles from the school, another crime scene. police say it's the father of the shooter, 46-year-old jeffrey osborne. he's been shot dead. the son was home schooled, and they're not sure why he targeted the elementary school. school is cancelled for the rest of the week. in a statement of her own, the teen's mother says she's shocked and saddened by the senseless actions of her son. abc news, townville, south carolina. a mother and child reunion, some 60 years in the making at the age of 17, she was forced to give her child up for adoption. maureen says she begged the
dream job for animal lovers. >> a reality series shines a spotlight on what we don't know on how to get there. here is abc's lynnzy davis. >> you can't put out this fire, no matter what you throw at me. >> reporter: animal planet's new reality series follows students months away from graduation. >> is it alive? >> it's breathing. >> reporter: ae this is try to prove ey >> guess what? saved a life today. >> like getting into fort knox. >> reporter: rebecca bernstein is one of those students. a die hard dog loafer, her passion for pets led her to her career. >> very relaxed, sleeps most of the day. >> hi, buddy. look at those eyes. >> reporter: and even helped her dating life. he actually introduced you to your fiancee?
struggled to carry and the management lady said, that kid getting off the elevator is sympathy and he really wants to help you carry your dog toot. we dated ever since. >> reporter: becoming a vet takes more than a love of animals, but time and labor intensive. >> do you think for the most part people have no idea of all that it takes to become a veterinarian? >> i really think most people have absolutely no idea. we have the exact same things for animals that they do for humans. we have dermatologists. we have cardiologists. >> unc >> oncologists. you name it, we have it. we do everything that, if you go to the emergency room, you get done. >> reporter: and there's a lot more variety when it comes to animals. over the new bolton center, they professors teach their students how to take on the challenges that come with treating larger animals. >> we are a large animal hospital. i do a lot with horses, and we treat goats, sheep, cow, pig, llama, alpaca, you name it, we've seen it. >> reporter: had some of their
like barbaro. >> it can be intimidating as a student. >> reporter: and exotic animals like a zebra with arthritis. >> that one looks pretty close. >> better. >> yeah. >> that looks good. >> as i drop this, he's like, ow, my foot hurts. >> reporter: today, helping a horse who pulled up lame who managed to stay calm. she was one of her students. >> her temperature's 102.7. you learn about every single species. it really is all with taking whatever learning experiences there are and applying them to how it's best going to help you. >> reporter: for the new vets, getting here was worth all the toil and sacrifice. do you love what you do? >> 100%. i can truly say there's not been a day that goes by that i'm not so happy with my choice. >> for "nightline," i'm lindsay davis in philadelphia.
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time now for insomniacs theater. previewing two movies opening this weekend. >> starting with the true to life thriller, "deepwater horizon." mark wahlberg is an oil rig engineer battl bp executives, incoming one played by john malkovich, insists a drilling operation go forward despite safety risks. >> where do i start? process station 18, telephone system, pipe bracket system, gps antenna, direct tv system, wire lts internet, rack back system, draw control, saltwater as far as alarms, smoke alarms in the galley.
hard? the compressor here is down too. >> yeah. >> of course, we know how it plays out, and so did the critics who are giving "deep water horizon" a solid 38% on rotten tomatoes saying it is a grueling disaster movie and reminder of one company's catastrophic oversights. it stands as a worthy tribute to the brave men involved. peter debrugewr movie in which you can't follow what's going on for 75% of the time, it proves remarkably thrilling. >> huh. next to a new offering by my favorite, tim burton based on the novel by ransom rigs, miss peregrine's home for peculiar children. a boy investigate's his grandfather's past, but as he meetings friends with special powers, he notices he can save them all. >> i knew you were one of us when you were born. it's time for you to learn what you can do. >> i'm just ordinary.
you were born to protect us. >> promise me one thing. look after them, jake. >> i promise. >> the movie scoring only 60% on rotten tomatoes. the critic res giving "miss perigrine's home for peculiar children" mixed reviews. story telling template of the worst young adult format, the mythology, the tired romance, the boar, self-actualzation arc. but mark kennedy said, it has all the makings of a super franchise, the call of destiny, the making of heros and kinship plus, of course, coming to terms with your inner freak. >> sounds like the perfect tim burton movie. that's the news for this half hour, everyone.
this morning on "world news now," train tragedy. investigators on the scene of the deadly train crash right now outside of new york. why they have yet to retrieve one of the black boxes and news about the engineer. this morning, thousands find a new way to work. and attack mode on the campaign trail in what could be a preview of his second debate strategy. donald trump sharpens his attacks on hillary clinton. this morning, a newspaper breaks with tradition with the election now 39 days away. what a moment for a fan watching golf pros get ready for the start of the ryder cup. the guy from north dakota showing the europeans how it's done. and are you done yet? that is, with your christmas shopping. we'll tell you the surprising number of americans who say their gifts are already
>> what? >> it's friday, september 30th. >> from abc news, this is world news now. >> good friday morning, everyone. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm diane macedo. we begin in new jersey this morning where a long day became a long night at the scene of a tragic commuter rail crash. >> and this morning, investigators are looking at the train's speed and its engineer as they try to figure out what caused all of this. it was a horrific crash. one person is dead and more than 100 others injured after a new jersey transit train rammed into the hoboken terminal. abc's ray raimundi joins us from the scene. >> reporter: kendis, diane, ntsb investigators are inside the hoboken train terminal expected to work true the night and next several days. they say their priority is to gather and collect evidence, analyze the facts, and they say that will help them determine the cause of this fatal crash. >> you okay? >> reporter: the historic train station now a mass of mangled metal, concrete, and glass after
rammed the commuter platform that was supposed to be its last stop. you just heard, like, kaboom! the whole place shook, just shook. >> saw a couple gentlemen bleeding, some people couldn't walk, some people were, like, covered in, i guess, debris. >> reporter: incoming trains restricted to a speed of 10 miles per hour, but this train struck with such massive force that it jumped the steel reenforced platform, smashing down columns and caving in the glass roof. >> train didn't stop, just didn't stop. >> i it went over the bumper block, through the air, traveled about another 40 feet and came to a rest when it hit the wall. >> reporter: commuters crowded into the front cars took the worst of the impact. >> they were pulling people out. they were jumping out, cuts and bruises. >> reporter: on the street, triage. dozens of ambulances from across the state rushed the many injured to hospitals. some needing surgery.
thomas gallagher, has been released from the hospital and is said to on be cooperating with investigators. >> from the event recorder, we hope to get information such as speed and braking. >> the one fatality, 34-year-old fibiola bittar de kroon, who lived in hoboken. all of those injured are expected to survive. the train has two video recorders on both ends, but because of how unstable the termal determined when investigators will be able to collect those items. kendis, diane, back to you. >> all right. our thanks to ray. we do have some additional information for you about the train's engineer. he is 48-year-old thomas gallagher. he worked for the new jersey transit for 29 years. the married father of two became an engineer about 18 years ago. gallagher was found slumped over the train's control after the crash. neighbors say it was gallagher's childhood dream to be a train engineer. a state funeral held for
president obama and former president bill clinton are both speaking at the service. one of the founding fathers of israel, peres spent much of his life trying to establish a lasting peace with israel's arab neighbors. he will be buried between two former prime ministers. peres died wednesday, two weeks after suffering a stroke. he was 93 years old. to politics here in the u.s. donald trump is denying a report that he explored business opportunities in cuba back in the '90s in violation, of course, of the u.s. embargo. and he also is facing allegations that he broke the law by failing to get the certification that's required for the trump foundation to actually collect donations. all of this while facing criticism within his own ranks about the debate that he now says was rigged. here's more from abc's tom llamas. >> reporter: a senior campaign aide tells abc news that donald trump pulled his punches and lost his nerve in the first
but trump himself, blaming others. >> then i had to put up with the anchor and fight the anchor all the time with everything i said. what a rigged deal. >> reporter: but the senior campaign source tells us trump was ready for all the questions asked, blaming performance on, quote, more of a lack of execution than preparation. still, days later, trump defending his most damaging moments from taxes -- >> she said, maybe you didn't pay taxes, and i said, well, that would make me smart because taxes are a big payment. >> reporte universe he had work out in front of cameras, mocking her for gaining weight. >> i saved her job because they wanted to fire her for putting on so much weight. and it is a beauty contest. you know, say what you want, but they know what they're getting into. it's a beauty contest. >> reporter: on "the view," the campaign manager defending him. did you reprimand him for that? did you say, listen, why are you saying women are fat?
pigs, did you say that to him? what did you say? >> he gave that particular woman a second chance. >> reporter: trump's many comments about women now drawing new scrutiny. "the daily show" uncovering a 2004 interview, trump gushing over a 2-year-old female high school teacher arrested for having sex with a 14-year-old boy. >> by the way, did you see what she looked like? >> not bad. >> not bad, i'd say so. do you think the he's scarred forever? he might have put the move on her. it might have given him confidence, actually. >> reporter: governor christie says the conversation has not happened, but they want to donald trump to emat format of his next debate in his preparation, which is the town hall format. manchester, new hampshire, abc news. meanwhile, hillary clinton says mark cuban's presence at the debate unsettled donald trump. saying he's focused on attacks rather than future of families and shrugged off comments about her husband's impeachment saying he can run his campaign however he chooses.
florida today while trump campaigns in michigan. and "usa today" has broken tradition and taken a stance in the presidential race, but not in the form of an endorsement. instead, the editorial board is urging americans not to vote for trump saying he's unfit for presidency. the paper describes trump as an erratic serial liar with a checkered business career, but he's the thing, the paper's not endorsing clinton either saying she has her own flaws. so the vice presidents are preparing for their one and only debate in virginia on tuesday. mike pence is in indiana, and tim kaine hunkered down in north carolina both holding practice debates. the stubborn storm that swamped the mid-atlantic is now moving into the northeast. more than 10 inches of rain pounded north carolina, washing out roads and putting dams in danger of collapse.
islands. accuweather's justin povik joins us now with the latest on these storms. justin, good morning. >> diane, kendis, thanks. good morning to you as well. we have a strengthening hurricane over the south central caribbean movement here taking us west over the course of the next couple days. not completely organized just yet, which has me to believe this can become stronger down the line over the weekend into early next week. it will be curling off to the north, making its impact felt possibly over jamaica and into cuba. diane, kendis, back to you. >> all right, our thanks to justin. this weekend marks the end of an era in boston. red sox ledge yesterday david "big papi" ortiz playing his last regular season game. the grounds crew at fenway, well, they mowed a massive image of ortiz into center field as part of a major weekend celebration for him. last night, the new york yankees set aside the rivalry with the
it easy on the 40-year-old slugger, handing him a walk. >> maybe he was some of the lyft drivers, dressed in disguise and was driving people around. >> you know, he was one of -- and you were in boston for it, i believe, at the time. he was one of the important things after the bombing there. when they had that first game after the bombing and he had some colorful language, but it kind of summed up in a lot of ways. >> well, i think for the people of boston, even before any of that, he represented so many strength because he has that strength at the bat, but now he embodies that idea. so yes, after that time, he became a big south of strength to the city in terms of what he represents. >> he got quite the sendoff today. well deserved. over in golf's ryder cup, it starts today in minnesota, held every two years between teams between the u.s. and europe, but
it's known for its rockus atmosphere. and this year, as you mentioned, it was starting in the practice round. some of the europeans were on the practice green yesterday, and they were being heckled by a fan. who said he'd made it a putt. >> so they called him over and called him on it, and they put that guy, david johnson of north dakota, on the spot, and if that's not enough pressure, justin rose put the hundred dollar bill right next to th ball. johnson takes the swing -- >> nailed it! [ cheers and applause ] nailed it! >> bravo! >> high fives, hugs all around. some of the u.s. pros are just as accurate. match play. >> get that guy on the team. >> just imagine if you're rory mcilroy and this guy heckles you. as you're putting. like, what? >> and you call him on it, and he makes the putt. oh. >> good job there.
finishes up on sunday, but here's the thing, we might need johnson's help because recent history, not so friendly to the u.s. europe winning six of the last seven times, and eight of the last ten. >> oh. so i think it's rigged. tiger woods, of course, not playing, but he's on the coaching staff this year around for it. >> all right. coming up, what christmas rush? believe it or not -- >> it's still september. >> many americans say they don't need those holiday sales because their shopping is already done. >> all right. first, exclusive interview with amanda knox. a new series about her case begins today and she's talking about it with our own robin roberts. >> find us on facebook, wnnfans.com, and on twitter@abcwnn. you're watching "world news now." "world news no.
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officials in el cajon are defending the release of a single photo in tuesday's deadly police shooting of an unarmed black man. alfred olango's family wants a full video of the incident to be made public. el cajon's mayor says a picture showing olango in had a shooting stance illustrated what officers faced when they confront ed olango was holding a vape pen. him that day. for the first time, we're seeing disturbing images from a police involved shooting last year outside new orleans. >> two deputies facing murder charges for firing at an suv
killing a 6-year-old boy. >> the louisiana state police chief is calling the video the most disturbing thing he's ever seen. here's abc's lindsay davis. >> reporter: the public getting a first look at the graphic video from a police body camera that captures two deputies city marshals firing at this car. killing 6-year-old jeremy martis and critically wounding his fa the footage from louisiana last november is now evidence in the murder cases against the two deput deputies, derrick staff ford and norris junior. the first grader who was autistic was with his father when the suv they were in was shot at multiple times by officers. it's still not clear why they were pursuing the car in the first place. the deputies begin shooting before the audio begins. but we see the officers shoot at
defense attorneys argue fugh drove recklessly and then rammed into the greenhouse car, but neither testimony from a state detective or newly released video indicate that. stafford and greenhouse now await separate trials on second degree murder and attempted second degree murder charges. lindsay davis, abc news, new york. coming up in our next half hour, the new developments in a so-called gone girl case in california. it involves a woman kidnapped, her boyfriend tied up, and a ransom demand. police at one point called it a twist in the case. first, the murder trail that captivated the world. amanda knox, now the focus of a netflix documentary set to be released tonight. what she told abc's robin roberts in an exclusive interview, next. "world news now" continues after this from our abc
? she was accused of murdering her college roommate in italy back in 2007, of course, convicted then freed then convicted again and then found innocent once and for all by italy's highest court. >> now a true crime documentary on amanda knox set to be released on netflix tonight featuring chilling new interviews. interview with abc robin roberts. >> the facts of the case, learning anything new because there's some people, i don't have to tell you, amanda, some people will never be convinced you're innocent, and others feel you have been wronged. there's, like, two camps here. is there anything new that's going to shed any light in this documentary? >> you know, what i really appreciate about this documentary is that they -- it's good journalism in the sense that they give you the facts of the case, the reliable facts of the case, and they say, decide
and the other thing they do is they ground the case in the criminal justice system and the people who implement it and the people who are a part of it. and so by showing who was a part of it, not just me, not just my codefendant, but also the prosecutor and the media. they are shedding more light on what happened than all the speculation that's been put out there combined. >> especially when you go to see the prosecutor as portrayed in the documentaries, different than people think. i know that your motivation is to help. you could have sold this for a great deal of money and put it up on the big screen, but people involved in this documentary say you are not receiving a paycheck for this. you want to help people. when you think about meredith's family, do you think about how this is for them to relive it and to have this story out here again? >> oh, my gosh, it's -- for them, that's never going to end. and that's the really sad part about this tragedy is that as soon as the prosecutor made it about, like, it has to be amanda, it has to be amanda,
this case is about her and what the truth was about what happened to her. you know, she's been lost in all of that, and that doesn't change the fact that we have also an obligation to everyone that could potentially be innocent to, like, find out the truth for the sake of the victim and for the sake of them as well. >> so kercher's family, the young lady that was killed, hasn't commented about the documentary and it's not clear if they will as of yet. >> it's available for streaming on netflix at midnight tonight, and amanda said one year after that ruling, that she's still in the process of kind of redeveloping her relationships and kind of getting accustom to now being out into a world where she says she's not being, quote, hunted down. coming up with only 87 days
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this morning on "world news now", hillary clinton appeals to supporters in a key battleground state while donald trump opens new lines of attack saying she'd bring her husband's scandals back to the white house. investigation into the deadly commuter train crash in new jersey in the early stages right now. the rush hour accident gave travelers the fright of their lives. now the search for the cause. new fears about the zika virus, pregnant women once again warned about travel overseas because of concerns of what the disease can do to their unborn children. where the concerns are centered coming up. two friends among hollywood's leading men giving each other a hard time. who is closer with their nfl favorite quarterback? we'll get to the bottom of the ben affleck/matt damon bromance battle with tom brady.
friday, september 30th. from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning. i'm diane macedo. >> and i'm kendis gibson. let's start with the race for the whose this morning. it is taking a more personal turn, you'd say. >> donald trump said if hillary clinton wins would bring her husband's sex scandal to the white house, referred to the impeachment, but clinton says she's focusing on the issues. with less than six weeks to go, on those all-important battleground states. here is maggie rulli. >> reporter: both candidates sprinting through as many must-win states as possible. >> we are starting to vote in iowa today. >> reporter: hillary clinton in iowa as the state kicks off early voting. >> we have 40 days to win an election that's going to affect the next 40 years of our country, and you, every one of you, can make the difference. >> reporter: donald trump is speaking for himself, firing back at a campaign stop in new
>> this will be the year the american people say, finally, enough is enough. it's going to start with new hampshire. >> reporter: trump's trying to push forward, but he can't quite seem to escape the backlash from this week's debate. on o'reilly, he's still claimi victory. >> with every single poll that was taken, i won the debate. some by a lot. >> reporter: but a senior aide in his campaign tells abc news says it's the candidate himself who is to blame for his rocky performance. that source claims trump lost his nerve in the debate and any failures were due to lack of execution, not preparation, but says the campaign has plenty of time to prepare for the next two debates which we're all looking forward to. >> aren't we all, maggie, thanks. as tru clinton's infidelities, former house speaker newt gingrich advises him not to go there. gingrich led the charge to
trump will never beat the clintons on that toronto. he's calling the clintons, quote, the best gutter fighters we've seen in our lifetime. "the washington post" is out with a new report that says that the trump foundation failed to attain certification required by new york state in order to solicit money from the public. if the charity's found to be in violation of the law, it may be forced to stop raising money and actually some donations. so far, no comment from the trump campaign. funeral services are being held this morning in jerusalem for former isr prime minister shimon peres. president obama is one of several paying a final tribute to one of israel's founding fathers. they shared a similar vision for a two-state solution to resolve the israel-palestinian conflict. former president clinton is also attending. peres died wednesday after suffering a stroke two weeks ago. he was 93 years old. the ntsb hopes to speak with the engineer involved in the deadly commuter rail crash this new jersey.
least 114 injured when a new jersey transit train barrelled into the hoboken terminal thursday morning. officials say speed played a role in that crash. investigators say the engineer has been cooperative as they try to figure out why the train was moving so fast. commuters describe the mayhem and devastation. >> all the sudden, it was a big boom like metal on metal on metal. you just felt it. you heard it. i hit the wall. >> i thought we were going to die. i didn't think we were going to get out. >> it was initially a horrendous dust, electrical wires and the train flying into the depot. >> afraid to get back on the train, and i've been commuting to new york city for 30 years. >> investigators are looking into whether safety devices on the train activated prior to the crash. they include a system that is supposed to stop locomotives if they are moving too fast heading into hoboken. nbc's david kerley is working on
>> reporter: the devastation, crushed rail cars, and lack of braking indicating the transit train entered the station too fast. >> the train just plowed through whatever barrier was at the end of the track. >> it was just chaos. people running every way. >> reporter: the question, why? trains approaching hoboken, a dead end station, slow to traverse rail lines before the final slow speed straight away into the station, but this train may have been traveling 30 miles an hour according to accounts, slamming into a bumper stop, launching it into the air, and crushing into a wall. the 40-year-old engineer is said to be cooperating. investigators will want to know if there was a mechanical problem related to the train, if the engineer was distracted or a medical issue and foul play has not been ruled out. new jersey transit rail, like all railroads, was ordered in 2008 to install positive train control. >> hear that alarm? i have to put the brake on. >> reporter: computers and
into the station and take over a speeding or dangerous train. >> if human error happens, it takes control of the train away from the engineer and bring the train to a stop. >> reporter: amtrak installed ptc on most of the northeast corridor after the 2015 amtrak train derailment in philadelphia. eight people died. speed was a factor in 2011. a mother's day commuter train crash at another station that left dozens injured. despite the ability to prent accidents, railroads have been slowed to adopt ptc and its automatic braking. as of july, new jersey transit reported not one of its trains, none of its tracks has the system. >> if this train had positive train control all the way into the station, could this accident been avoided? >> the ntsb has been recommending ptc for 40 years, so we will look at that. >> reporter: overnight, the hope is to recover the event, the data recorder inside that train, also, the video from the two cameras that are on the train, but getting into the passenger cars may be difficult.
collapsed, it collapsed with asbestos so special crews have to come in and could delay the investigation. david kerley, abc news, new jersey. federal health officials issued a zika travel advisory for 11 countries in southeast asia. pregnant women advised to postpone trips to cambodia and east timor, indonesia, laos and other countries. the warning is not as severe a avoid caribbean country overwhelmed by the virus. the nasty storm that drenched much of the mid-atlantic is right now on the love, poised to slam into the northeast just in time for the weekend. more than 10 inches of rain soaked parts of north carolina triggering widespread flooding there. crews were busy for hours rescuing people stranded by the flash floods. dozens of roads are still washed out, and some dams are in danger of collapsing. in florida, family and friends bid an emotional good-bye to miami marlins'
those who attended the service include his pregnant girlfriend, baseball commissioner, and current and former teammates attended the private service. pal bearers wore black fernandez jerseys. fernandez and two friends died sunday in a boat crash. we're going to switch gears now and every day, as you know, is red, white and blue day at the white house. but it was more so on thursday. that's because team usa was there. president obama welcoming the team. the athletes who competed in the olympics and paralympics. 600 team members there and the president saluted them for representing the country and coming home 46 gold medals. >> greeted the gymnasts, smiles when they were on the floor doing splits. the president didn't quite get his split in. >> that could be dangerous. >> that could be dangerous. >> with the suit pants.
>> a surf board? >> a surf board. >> the gymnasts? >> the entire team usa as a collective gift. >> oh. they should give him gymnastics lessons. >> and then some. >> could you imagine if he just rolled out into a complete splits? >> he was talking to the gymnasts, athletes, and said i was going to do a floor routine, but michelle said no, not to do it. it was cute. coming up in "the skinny," a frank admission from britney spears, a hint, she's talking about the passage of time. incredible admissions in the so-called "gone girl" case, and who is pleading guilty and what the woman at the center of the case is now claiming. first, here's a look at today's forecast. "world news now" weather
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wow. may be hard to believe looking at the pictures here, but the teenage girl driving that vehicle and her brother riding with her survived that incident. this is after slamming into the back of a school bus that was filled with students. amazingly, everyone survived without major injuries. the driver was pinned in the car for nearly two hours before emergency crews finally got her she and her brother were hurt, although, not seriously. and there are some stunning new developments in the so-called "gone girl" case in vallejo, california. >> last march, a woman kidnapped. her boyfriend was tied up, and ransom demanded. at one point police thought it was all a hoax. >> now there's a new twist in the case. here is abc's kayna whitworth. >> reporter: the california man at the center of a case making national headlines pleading guilty to one count of
matthew muller, a former marine and harvard law grad admitted to abducting denise huskins and threatening boyfriend aaron quin last year. bound and drugged, huskins was thrown into a car trunk and her boyfriend tied up. a ransom demand, a proof of life recording. when huskins was dropped off hundreds of miles away, police publicly accused the couple of a hoax, a real life "gone girl." >> it is mr. quinn and miss huskins that owes the community an apology. >> reporter: the police department saying they dealt with the evidence they had at the time. she said she was sexually assaulted speaking through her attorney. >> right from the beginning, law enforcement screwed up the investigation. >> reporter: they filed a defamation lawsuit against the city of vallejo and two police officers saying it damaged their reputation and forced them to move. abc news, los angeles.
and muller is apparently a stranger to both huskins and quin. it was never revealed why he targeted the couple, and he's now suspected in several similar home invasions around that san francisco bay area. >> it is expected that family members say huskins and quinn will speak in the hearing. in exchange for the guilty plea, the u.s. attorneys office will not recommend that muller be sentenced to a prison term longer than 40 years behind bars. >> all right. when we come back, why lady gaga may get more applause than the players at next year's super bowl. >> that's her move. and a stunning admission from brittany spears. "the skinny" is next. "world news now" continues after this from our abc
announced the news yesterday tweeting out, it's not an illusion. the rumors are true. this year's super bowl goes gaga. >> the announcement comes three >> the announcement comes three weeks after dropping her new album, "perfect illusion." this is the second year in a row lady gaga will make a super bowl appearance. you remember at the last one, she sang the national anthem. chest pump. rave reviews. there's the chest bump? i think it's here. >> when she says brave, >> is it brave? >> you imitate it all the time. >> there it is. there it is. >> kendis' favorite move. super bowl li is set for sunday, february 5th, 2017. do you like the chest pump better or the carlton? >> i don't know. the gaga is just the gift that keeps on giving. >> next, a stunning admission from one of the queens of '90s pop. >> speaking of british tv, britney spears reflected back on the previous decade and admitted that she hated her 20s. >> i liked my 30s way more than my 20s.
and my teens was fun, but i like 30s. 30s are great. >> in her defense, her 20s were rough. she got divorce twice. temporarily lost custody of her children. >> there was that. >> and was put under an emergency psychiatric hold one can understand why that was not her favorite decade. >> she did cut her hair off, a bad performance on the vmas. but now she's got her act together and is back at the top of her game with a las vegas residency and her new hit album called "glory." >> and now she's looking forward to her two sons' teenage years. >> wow. >> yeah. right now they are 10 and 11. good luck with that. >> in her 40s, like, i don't know what i was thinking, but 30s were rough. two teenage boys. okay. so they're not brothers, but they do have a little healthy sibling rivalry. >> and now ben affleck and matt damon are fighting over tom brady. >> who doesn't?
patriots' quarterback affection in a comic bit for charity online yesterday. >> so they compared notes on who is closer to the star quarterback, accused each other of sucking up to him and even cut down each other. >> let me tell you something, if your chin was anything like tom's, that batman movie of yours would have made $4 billion because that's the only part recognizable of you, that big ugly chin. tommy is a super hero. >> can you hear yourself? do you want to have this argue again? >> sure. let's ask t-bone who he's better friends with. >> that's not his nickname. >> hey, tom! tommy! >> i wonder what jimmy kimmel thinks about this. >> he has that ongoing fight with him. but luckily, no one mentioned deflate-gate. apparently. there are limits to this friendship. >> can't talk about that one? >> no, not with the besties. >> not there yet. finally, a hollywood icon is ready to let go of her massive, massive estate in palm springs. >> it's beautiful too. ? come and knock on our door
>> remember chrissy from "three's company," suzanne somers. >> i know her best. she's put her home on and off the market for nearly nine years, but the tenth time is apparently the charm for a cool $14.5 million. >> the south of france inspired main house was built in 1920 clinging to the mountain side and accessible only by a mechanic incline. that's called a funicular. >> yes, so funicular is that incline. the compound consists of five buildings spreads out across 73 acres, 10 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms. and there's also a wine cellar, outdoor bathtub and an amphitheater where barry manilow merv griffin and robert goulet have performed. >> she bought the home with her husband in 1977, she was 31 at the time, and she add hits she's leaving behind a lot of
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>> he was really rude with me. >> she was the worst we ever had. she was the winner, and, you know, she gained a massive amount of weight, and it was a real problem. >> i have a feeling that by the end of this evening, i'm going to be blamed for everything that's ever happened. >> why not? i think my strongest asset, maybe by far, is my temperament. i have a winning temperament. >> did anybody see that debate he made it very clear that he didn't prepare for that debate. >> no one in our lifetime has ever had as much experience and exposure to the presidency, not barack, not bill, nobody, and, yes, she happens to be a woman. >> any continent, mexico, canada, europe, asia, south america, name a foreign leader that you respect. >> i guess i'm having an aleppo moment. >> i was calling out to my mom,
>> watching kids play little league or something like that, that's the joy that jose played with, and in the passion he felt about playing. that's what i think about. >> hi, everybody, and a very pleasant good evening to you. >> life is like a box of chocolates. you never know what you're going to get. >> i have never seen so many women in single colored outfits in my life. >> tom hanks had a busy week. here in new york, he crashed a wedding in central park with this couple that was taking photos. >> and then he asked them for a photo, took a selfie with them as well as with the ring bearer and the flower girl. next month, adopt a shelter dog month. kendis? >> hint. this is abc's world news
good morning, i'm kendis good morning, i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm diane macedo. here's the top headlines we're following for you on "world news now." the attacks in the presidential race are getting nastier by the day. donald trump is dredging up bill clinton's past against the advice of key allies, and meanwhile, trump and clinton are hitting the road in the battleground states. the white oklahoma police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man is due in court today. betty shelby is charged with first degree man slaughter in the death of terence crutcher. this is her first court appearance. relatives of a black man sht and killed by police in california want full video of the incident released. they claim the single image of al friend's encounter with officers misinforms the public. and legendary baseball announcer vin skully retires on sunday at the age of 88. he's been the voice of the
since 1950. those are some of our top stories we're following on this friday, september 30th. from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning, we start this half hour with donald trump spinning off a new batch of allegations that he skirted the law. >> trump is denying a report that he violated the cuban embargo in the '90s, and he's also under fire for his foundation, this time ac failing to get certification to solicit public donations. trump now saying the debate was rigged and he's taking aim at hillary clinton as a political insider. >> she had her financial backers, will say anything, do anything, lie about anything to keep the power, to keep their control over this country. the american people have had it with years and decades of clinton corruption and scandals.
ca was unsettled by mark cuban's presence at the debate and dismissed trump's attacks on her husband saying she plans to stick to the issues. >> he can run his campaign however he chooses. that's up to him. i'm going to keep talking about the stakes in this election. i'm going to keep talking about my agenda that will, i believe, increase growth, make it fairer, have it be lasting, deal with the real problems that families are confronting. >> clinton and trump have been crisscrossing battleground states. she's headed to florida today, he's holding rallies in michigan. >> let's turn to ohio, a state that's played a critical role in pat presidential elections and is gearing up to carry the same weight this november. it's your voice, your vote. more now from abc's marcy gonzalez. >> reporter: a historically key
year the fight in ohio is especially fierce. >> i think you have to go back to the civil war to find an event that equals this in polarization with the american population. >> reporter: this food and spirits in port clinton, ohio, the other than gets a taste of it all from the arguments to the election exasperation. >> i'm definitely passionate and disappointed. i don't want either one. >> reporter: hoping to win over undecided voters, volunteers are working the phones in this critical swing state where 18 electoral votes are at stake. >> there is no state that's more important historically to a republican's chances. no republican ever won the presidency without >> reporter: most recent polls show donald trump with a slight lead over hillary clinton here, though some believe the true indicator of which way the election will go lies here along lake erie where ottawa county voters have accurately chosen the president the past 13 elections. >> i think ottawa county is a good indicator for the rest of the can country. >> reporter: the program manager at the local radio station -- >> good morning, i'm bert fall,
>> reporter: says he hears a common theme from both sides of the aisle. >> i think a lot of people are unsure in this election. >> reporter: raising concerns about turnout in a state that's key in choosing the next president. >> get out and vote, heaven's sakes. >> reporter: trying to bring in the voters, the trump campaign is reportedly spending more on tv ads here in ohio than in any other state, and there are reports that clinton campaign has set aside more than $20 million for tv ads to run here between now and november. marcy gonzalez, abc news, marble head, ohio. jeb bush already said he's not voting for trump nor clinton, and now he's playing down reports that gary johnson is his man. bush insists he has yet to make up his mind but confirmed he's considering the libertarian
a state funeral held in jerusalem this morning for former israeli president and nobel laureate, shimon peres. president obama is among scores of dignitaries around the world paying tribute to peres. he's speaking at the service as well as bill clinton. it's israel's largest state funeral and peres, partner in peace, died from complications following a stroke and he was 93 years old. investigators hope to get access to a commuter train that slammed into a station in new jersey and recover the black box. the ntsb plans to speak with the engineer as investigators hope to piece together the moments before that tragedy. >> reporter: these are terrifying first images of the mangled mess inside the train station. the packed commuter train speeding through the barriers and crashing into the station. debris and wires everywhere. passengers stunned.
of the train shows it heading south towards the hoboken station where thousands of new york city commuters pass through every morning. as it approached the busy station at 8:45 a.m., the train never slowed down. >> approaching the station, everybody's thinking the train is going to slow down and it just collided. >> it went through the air, traveled about another 40 feet -- >> and the train flying into the depot. >> all the sudden, i just hear this wicked gnarly metal sound like nails on a chalk board. >> i saw a couple gentlemen bleeding and some people couldn't walk. the conductor had blood all over his face and clothing. >> reporter: first responders descending on the scene assessing damage, peering down into windows looking for more survivors, some still stuck inside.
injured sitting on the street, ambulances racing to the scene. paramedics with stretchers and wheelchairs loading dozens in, treating more than the hundred injured, some of them critically. the train's engineer, thomas gallagher, among those rushed to the hospital. he's been treated and released. many of those injured were on the platform including one woman 34-year-old fabiola bittar de kroon who lost her life after being struck by flyi and many of the injuries were seriously hurt. they've been in and out of surgery all day long. the good nights right now is all of them are expected to survive. abc news, hoboken, new jersey. in western massachusetts, people at the big e fair had to be rescued after a right malfunctioned. it stalled leaving riders stuck several feet off the ground. emergency crews removed dozens of kids one at a time as nervous parents watched from below. no injuries reported. it's unclear what caused that
a brutal week on capitol hill. john stumpf appeared before a very angry house financial services committee. he attempted to explain what management knew about the 2 million bogus deposit and credit card accounts opened by bank employees. stumpf apologized, but one lawmaker who happens to be a customer wasn't having it. >> i am deeply sorry that we've failed to fulfill our responsibility to our customers, to our team members, and to the american public. >> fraud is fraud. theft is theft. what happened at wells fargo over the course of many years cannot be described any other way. mr. stumpf, i regrettably have a mortgage with your bank. i wish i didn't. >> lawmakers say wells fargo may have violated federal racketeering and other laws. regulators are not saying whether the case has been referred to the department of justice. cleanup underway in the
north carolina was especially hard hit. long time residents say the flooding damage is the worst they've seen in more than a decade. that storm is now on the move where it's poised to unload from the detroit to d.c. all weekend long. accuweather's justin povick has more on that and the status of hurricane matthew. justin, good morning. >> kendis, diane, thanks, good morning to you as well. >> a very soggy day for today, and believe it or not, we're still talking about rainfall this upcoming weekend. this is not good news at all, especially given the very soggy situation we've been in with the recent flooding throughout virginia and southbound. bulk of the northeast headed into saturday and also into sunday, so best advice is have the rain gear handy. out towards the west coast, a dramatic change. rain is in the forecast with even the potential for high mountain snow as we venture into sunday.
churning in the west as this bends north to cuba this weekend. diane, kendis, back to you. it turns out that children of royalty are not all that different from commoners, especially when balloons and bubbles are involved. >> so this super cute prince george and princess charlotte could barely decide where to start because there was so much to do at a children's garden party in british columbia.. >> they made a beeline to the balloon sculpture and then bubbles came along. who doesn't love bubbles? dogs, ponies, too, but it was the balloons and bubbles that kept calling them back. >> even i like balloons and bubbles. everyone bubbles. >> yes. i know how devastated you were that bubble wraps don't actually have the bubble part any more. >> yeah. new bubble wrap will not pop. i am outraged. i don't know about everybody else. >> the royals had their fun week there in british columbia, and charlotte and george also snuck away with their nanny to a petting zoo the other day. >> that's right. this is their first public
seeing them since they arrived, and since george snubbed the prime minister of canada. >> yes. the petting zoo was a secret little thing that wasn't supposed to be public, but there's been social media posts of him just petting a 17-year-old goat there in b.c. cute. >> so cute. >> yeah. well, coming up, a look at what it takes to make your way through veterinary school. an emotional reunion decades in the making, a mother and daughter back together after spending most of their lives apart. first here's a look at today's temperatures. "world news now" weather
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it is still threatening more than 300 structures. new details surfaces in the south carolina shooting. police say a teenager first killed his father before going to the elementary school and opening fire. >> we are learning there were warning signs about that boy years ago. abc's steve osansomi with more. >> move that patient towards the helicopter. >> reporter: cell phones in the pockets of frightened parents across this small town started burning up at 1:45 p.m. just before the end of classes in townville elementary >> we did have report of a third patient. >> reporter: police say a local teenager armed with a handgun appeared at a playground behind the school and started shooting at teachers and children. >> i think there were some students out in the recess area, and the shooting may have occurred there and the teacher got the students in the classroom. >> reporter: a young boy was shot in the leg, another boy in the foot. a teacher trying to keep the kids safe was shot in the shoulder. one of the children had to be flown to a hospital in greenville, south carolina. police got here fast.