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thanks for watching. good morning, america. flood fears grow in south carolina. raging waters slice dams in half. carving a path of destruction. for some, the only hope is rescue by air and as some floodwaters recede we're getting our first look at the muddy mess and devastation left behind. complete coverage right now. midair emergency. the captain dying during the flight. >> syracuse american 550. medical emergency, captain is incapacitated. >> more than 150 people on board as the co-pilot makes a dramatic landing. caught on camera. brutal attack. a suburban mom viciously beaten by police officers after complaining about their behavior speaking out this morning. what she says caused the violent confrontation. and backstreet's back is a
big way. nick carter blowing the doors off the ballroom with a performance that had the entire audience on its feet. bindi irwin with an emotional tribute to her father. >> what shaped me the most was would probably be when my dad passed away. you know, it's been nine years. >> and gary busey says good-bye to the ballroom and opens up just to "gma" this morning. when you made me cry and good morning, america. a lot to get to this tuesday. thank goodness the rain has stopped in the carolinas. but the threat has not passed. take a look at this drone video right here. it shows just how powerful these floods are. you know, nine dams have been breached already. many neighborhoods still underwater. it is causing billions of dollars in damage. >> as you know, george, the water is still rising this morning. and will be for days. you see the map showing the
flood warnings right now. our extreme weather team covering it all and we start columbia. good morning, alex. robin. scene behind me. the heavy rain washing away a huge chunk of the road here as the floodwaters start to go down, the damage is becoming clearer. this morning, nine dams breached here as the governor says things could get worse before they get better. our first look at the severe damage caused by those massive floods that left parts of south carolina underwater. raging floodwaters nearly washing away some businesses in columbia. the unrelenting storm blamed for at least 13 deaths. more than 500 roads in this state severely damaged. officials going door to door monday checking on columbia residents. neighborhoods that were rivers now drying out.
people evacuated to emergency shelters now returning home to devastating loss. >> well, we got on us now is all we own. >> reporter: with emotions running high homeowners salvaging what little they can forced to throw out the rest and monday another scare in hard hit forest acres. as authorities evacuated a neighborhood near a breached dam. >> there were just things in my front yard that didn't belong here at all. >> reporter: this morning, some 40,000 people do not have drinking water and about 26,000 are without power. >> just because the rain stops does not mean that we are out of the woods. >> reporter: and here in the columbia area there are about 100 roads severely damaged just like this one. officials say it will be months before things return to normal here. robin. >> all right, alex, thank you. you're there in columbia. rob marciano is in charleston for us this morning near one of those rising rivers. good morning, rob.
robin. this is the low country. it is low and it's flat so it floods during heavy rainfalls, let alone epic ones. schools are still closed today. there's still some water in the streets but what we're worried about is all that water will be coming from the upstate. charleston very vulnerable especially this spot not one the, not two but three rivers converge and this is one that will be rising. we are looking at rainfall amounts estimates over the last couple of days of 4 trillion gallons of water falling across the state. a lot has to come through the rivers and get to the ocean so our concern goes from flash flooding and tidal flooding to the rising rivers and the potential for them cresting and flooding mean more of the low robin. >> thank you. 4 trillion gallons. >> let's dig into that with ginger. lots of flood warnings out there. >> that's right, not just in charleston but several of the red marks where you see the rivers either at crest or will still rise as we go toward the
end of the week. coastal flood advisories from maryland all the way to jacksonville, florida, as that storm pushes that water on to land. fortunately we see more sun and drying out through the week. one interesting little note that we wanted to leave you with, you can see the storm joaquin way in the bahamas and see how it tapped into the moisture. south and north carolina just getting inundated. >> thank you. you mentioned joaquin. now to the race against time to find survivors of that cargo ship sunk by hurricane joaquin. the coast guard has now searched an area bigger than california and narrowed it down to two debris fields where they found a body and a badly damaged lifeboat. abc's linzie janis has the latest and joins us now from miami. good morning, linzie. >> reporter: good morning, robin. overnight the families of the crew were briefed by the u.s. coast guard and the company that owns the "el faro" for 3 1/2 hours. many of them are feeling angry, but mostly they are clinging to
ones are still alive. overnight the coast guard desperately searching for survivors of the "el faro," their focus now on two giant debris fields near where they believe the cargo ship sank in 15,000 feet of water. >> we've modified our search efforts to focus more on potential people in the water. >> reporter: "el faro"'s last known position 35 miles off crooked island in the bahamas, crews already finding one of the ship's two lifeboats. empty and barely afloat as well as several survival suit, one containing the body of a crew member. but with ocean currents quickly pushing the debris further north away from land, searchers unable to take the time to recover the remains. >> when we have reports of other life raft boats we need to get out there because if we don't right away it could sink. we might not be able to relocate it. >> reporter: the hope is the crew is wearing these immersion suits that could keep them alive in the water for days.
but putting them on in the middle of that hurricane would have been extremely difficult. each of the 33 crew member has one of the so-called gumby suits which in warm waters could keep them alive for four to five days but as family members cling to hope, anger growing over how the ship ended up in joaquin's path. >> they should have held that boat back at least a day or so. >> reporter: overnight the company that owns the "el faro" saying the captain had been trying to bypass the storm. >> his plan was a sound plan that would have enabled him to pass around the storm. >> reporter: but, of course, the ship losing power and ending up in the middle of that hurricane. the ntsb today headed this way to begin its investigation. george. >> okay, thanks. we turn to the midair medical emergency. the captain of an american airline jet dies in flight from phoenix to boston. co-pilot takes controls and our aviation correspondent david kerley has the story.
good morning, david. >> reporter: good morning. the pilot falls ill but listen to the co-pilot. the calmness as he realizes he's on his own with more than 150 on board. the call seems so matter of fact with so much going wrong. >> american 550, medical emergency, captain is incapacitated. request handling for runway 1-0 landing. >> reporter: the captain, 57-year-old michael johnston unresponsive. >> we know that there was a flight attendant that was a nurse that tried to resuscitate him. >> reporter: so the phoenix to boston flight di vers to syracuse with the word going out to ground crews. >> pilot is unresponsive, not breathing. >> reporter: the co-pilot remains cool as the a-320 approaches just asking that medics board as soon as they're on the ground. >> understood as long as they have a way to get on the airplane quickly. we will need them to get to the captain. >> roger. >> reporter: on the ground, 147 passengers see ambulances
one at the foot of the stairs. >> we thought he wasn't feeling well. we had no idea he had passed. it was extremely shocking. >> reporter: no announcement is made immediately but some realize what happened. >> we had to wait for the body to be removed from the plane. it was pretty -- it was pretty intense. >> reporter: despite the un untimely death praise for the co-pilot's handling of the harrowing situation. >> whatever happened in that cockpit, none of us will know but that co-pilot did a great job. >> reporter: any co-pilot and captain are trained to the same standards to be able to fly by themselves in an emergency. now, the first officer brought in another crew to take the passengers to boston. >> does this happen often. occurrence. we talked to the faa. in the past 20 years there have only been eight other incidents like this one. >> okay, david kerley, thanks very much. >> and the fact that the passenger has no idea really professionalism. now to a miracle on the
an amtrak train derailing in vermont injuring at least seven on board but somehow most people walked away and thankfully no one was killed. abc's gio benitez is on the scene in northfield, vermont. good morning, gio. >> reporter: hey, robin, good morning to you. you know, many of these passengers were just taking in the beautiful fall here in vermont when things went dramatically wrong. thankfully this morning, we are talking about survival stories. >> amtrak train has derailed, some of the cars are over the embankment. >> reporter: this morning the ntsb is investigating another train derailment. >> all cars are off the track. >> reporter: at least seven hospitalized one even airlifted after a passenger train known as the vermonter traveling from st. albans to washington, d.c. overturned in northfield, vermont. amtrak says it hit a pile of rocks from a rock slide. causing it to derail with 98 passengers on board. did you realize right away that
>> no, i thought we hit a tree branch or something and they were slowing down to make sure nothing was further ahead in the track and then once i felt all the jostling i knew something had to be happening. >> reporter: passengers helping each other get out of those train cars. some even breaking windows to escape. experts say those passengers probably walked away mostly unharmed because the train cars were intact, unlike these crushed cars in the deadly amtrak crash in philadelphia last may where eight people were killed and at least 200 were injured. and it turns out these tracks here were recently upgraded. in fact, the speed limit was raised from 55 to 59 but right now there is no reason to believe we're told that anyone is at fault, george. >> okay, gio, thanks very much. could have been so much worse. we have the race for president now, "your voice, your vote" and hillary clinton gearing up for next week's first democratic debate releasing her first national tv ad getting emotional on the issue of gun control and jon karl tracking it all. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, george.
in a bid revive her slumping campaign hillary clinton is using her first national television ad to go right at house republicans. >> the republicans finally admit it. >> reporter: in her first national campaign ad hillary clinton uses the words of the republican expected to be the next speaker of the house. >> we put together a benghazi special committee. what are her numbers today? >> reporter: mrs. clinton said those words prove the house committee investigating benghazi where she is expected to testify in two weeks is nothing more than a political witchhunt. >> how many people have to die before we actually act? >> reporter: a town hall meeting in new hampshire clinton became emotional on the issue of gun violence. >> so many of the parents of these precious children who were murdered have taken the unimaginable grief that they
hear. >> reporter: clinton unveiled her gun control plan, pushing for stricter background checks, a crackdown on un regulateregulated internet and gun show sales and increased liability for gun manufacturers and dealers. donald trump staked out an guns. >> the president talks about guns and it's not the guns that do the shooting, it's the people, it's the mind that does the shooting. so i would have been much more focused on that. >> jon is back with us now. another big issue dropping, this major trade agreement negotiated by president obama several other countries right there. this could put hillary clinton in a tight spot. >> reporter: it sure could because bernie sanders has staked out an immediate position opposed to the deal calling it disastrous in a statement sanders says wall street and other big corporations have won again. it's time for the rest of us to stop letting multinational corporations rig the system to pad their profits.
george, hillary clinton as secretary of state supported these trade talks but she has not taken a position on this agreement yet as a candidate for president. >> okay, jon karl, thanks very much. to amy with today's other top stories starting with the surprising offer from edward snowden. >> that's right, former nsa contractor edward snowden says he has volunteered to return to the united states and go to prison for leaking top secret documents on government surveillance but snowden tells the bbc he is still waiting to hear back from u.s. officials. snowden has been living in exile in moscow for two years. well, the new escalation in the crisis in syria, russia is reportedly sending ground troops into that country to support dictator bashar al assad. meanwhile, nato has issued a stern warning to moscow after a russian warplane violated turkey's airspace. nato's leader saying he doubts that violation was just an accident. new details about a disaster unfolding in guatemala where at least 15 people have been killed
a hillside collapsed after heavy rains burying an entire neighborhood. 300 other people remain unaccounted for this morning. well, a violent protest near paris, workers stormed the headquarters of air france and attacked their bosses over the decision to eliminate nearly 3,000 jobs. the workers tore the shirts off two managers forcing them to climb a fence to escape. the president of france calling the protest unacceptable. well, this morning the nfl is admitting a big mistake that determined the outcome of the monday night football game. lions receiver calvin johnson fumbles there near the goal line. the seahawks batted it out of the end zone. doing that deliberately is illegal so the lions should have received the ball back inside the 1 yard line but the refs gave it to the seahawks who ran out the clock and wong 13-10. and this is the same end zone where the seahawks benefited
on monday night, so history repeating itself. >> so no recourse even though -- >> oh, no. >> get them all back out there and play again? no, nope. that's the way it goes and with that in mind, a scandal erupts in the world of online fantasy sports. that story for you in just 30 seconds. we've all seen those television ads for online leagues. they run constantly during football games but now a recent
the risk of so-called insider trading in the multibillion dollar industry. david wright is here with that story. good morning, david. >> reporter: good morning, robin. you've seen the ads, well, now comes the scandal. this is as you say a multibillion dollar unregulated industry. in which sports fans try to predict the most successful players in any given week and that's worth money, lots of it but the question this morning did an employee of one of those companies win big through an unfair advantage? >> draftkings.com combines one day fantasy sports with winning life-changing amounts of cash. >> reporter: if you watch football you've definitely seen the ad. >> pick your team and get your cash winnings after monday night. >> reporter: promising big bucks for being a monday morning quarterback. >> we're making a millionaire every week. >> reporter: the websites draftkings and fanduel taking fantasy football to new limits. the two sites took in $60 million in just the first week of the nfl season.
but this morning, outrage after claims that an employee of draftkings won big money on the fanduel site. >> touchdown. >> reporter: draftkings denies all allegations of wrongdoing by the employee. both sites issued a joint statement noting that nothing is more important than the integrity of the games we offer. critics say these sites which are not currently regulated are tantamount to straight up gambling and ought to be treated the same way as other fors of sports betting. one congressman now calling for hearings on capitol hill. >> how is it any different from sports betting? i don't see it. fantasy? >> reporter: well, this morning the fantasy sports trade association says for now draftkings and fanduel have decided to prohibit employees from participating in online fantasy sports contests for money. probably a good idea because, you know, theoretically these guys have access to who everybody is picking and that advantage. >> and that is gambling.
>> they claim not. >> yeah, you can call it a couple different things but it's gambling. >> $350,000. not a small amount of money. >> not at all. thank you. a lot more ahead. the mysterious death of a doctor and suburban mother of three found in the doorway of a new york city apartment building. police investigating right now what they say the surveillance tapes show. and an abc news exclusive, the never before seen tapes of apple's steve jobs. why the company is releasing
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potential, hail, damaging wind all could happen today from phoenix over into west texas a this is a channel 7 eyewitness news brief. >> good morning it's 7:24 on this tuesday, october 6th. i'm lori stokes. looking at your latest there were two people hit and killed by cars during the night, both on staten island, highland boulevard. the accidents were just miles apart at about 7:30 last night, 61-year-old stephen teretsky was killed and several hours later a young woman was killed in the annandale section. shannon lies was about six months pregnant and had two other children. she was headed home from waitressing when she was hit by police are investigating both incidents. neither driver has been charged with a crime. new this morning
wanted in two armed robberies at city bodegas. here she is during the most recent incident last tuesday night in upper manhattan. she walks into a store in fort george with her gun drawn. she walks out with an unknown amount of cash. the woman did the same thing the night before getting away with $300. no one was hurt. new details this morning in an armed robbery inside the plaza hotel. police released these photos of the suspect overnight. the man held up a currency exchange inside the hotel. police say he snatched about 4600 euros from an employee which is about $5000. no one was hurt. if you have information about either of these crimes you're asked to call police. major change brewing this morning on long island. the suffolk county republican caucus is going to demand major reforms to the red light camera program. they took notice when one man started redirecting the cameras
it is 7:25, we'll e las let's get a check on the morning commute with debbie duhaime. >> we're going to start off with a problem on the lirr. service restored on the ronkonkoma branch but one hour delays on the ronkonkoma branch because of earlier problems in farmingdale. metro north and new jersey transit on time. d and d downtown delays with a rail condition, and the 6 train express only 14th to 125th. police department activity, let's go out to the webcam. i'll show you the staten island expressway eastbound bumper-to- bumper into the verrazano because of earlier problems. alternate side suspended. back over to you. thanks so much. bill evans has your accuweather forecast now. >> it's beautiful outside.
sunshine as we look up the hudson river this morning, temperature 52 degrees. beautiful sunny weather today, the highs get to about 75, 73 later on today. we're going to be looking at temperatures today that are about 5, 6 degrees warmer than normal for this time of the year. tomorrow we're at 74 and 70 on thursday before rain comes in friday afternoon. lori. thank you bill. that'll do it for us. good morning america continues right after the break. keep it right here on abc7. we'll be back in about a half
welcome back, everyone, to "gma." this is a look at the devastation in south carolina. the rain has stopped, thankfully, but rivers are still rising. this map shows the flood warnings this morning and that water will be rising for days as ginger has been telling us. >> yes and she and the team staying on top of that. major cheerios recall. they pull nearly 2 million boxes off shelves supposed to be gluten free but had wheat in them. the winner of last week's powerball jackpot sold at this gas station in michigan coming forward to claim her prize. also this morning, finally here, mcdonald's kicking off the big change, you know what's happening.
>> it's just -- well, let's see. isn't t.j. right outside one of a mickey d's. there you are. >> reporter: yeah, robin. i'm settling into my new role as "gma" intern and bringing the anchors breakfast but, yes, this is a big day and a big deal for a lot of reasons. for business, yes, mcdonald's is expanding to an all day breakfast menu but there are a few catches. you need to see that in "the speed feed" and be back with your breakfast in a second. >> can i get a mcgriddle? i really love the salty sweet just kicks off my morning. >> seizehe's serious. we switch gears to the story of a suburban doctor, mother of three found dead in a manhattan stairwell. abc's mara schiavocampo is outside the apartment with more on this mystery. goo, mara. >> reporter: george, good morning. that tragedy leaving a lot of unanswered questions at this point. that doctor and mom found laying in the lobby of this building over the weekend.
is unknown pending the results of an autopsy and toxicology report. this morning, police are investigating how a successful doctor, wife and mother wound up dead in the middle of new york city. 38-year-old kiersten rickenbach cerveny was found lying unconscious in the doorway of this manhattan apartment building at 8:30 sunday morning rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. >> i'm nervous. i'm upset and scared because, you know, we don't know how it happened. >> reporter: police say what started as a night out with friends turned into one filled with heavy drinking and cocaine use. eventually she met up with one of her facebook friends, tv producer marc henry johnson around 3 a.m. sunday. investigators say the two left a bar together in a cab between 3 and 4 and surveillance video shows them and a second man entering this residential building at 4:25 a.m.
video shows the men carrying cerveny's body down the stairs dropping her in a doorway before going their separate ways. >> it's very, very important for the police to time line her movements up until the time she was found. >> reporter: cerveny, a mother of three young children was an accomplished dermatologist who graduated with honors from duke university before studying medicine at tulane. in 2009 she married a fellow dermatologist at the upscale gam mercy park hotel living in this island. >> all of a sudden a person who has that veneer now is seen potentially in another light. >> reporter: while cerveny's husband has been questioned, police say he is not a suspect and there is no evidence of robbery or sexual assault. now, that facebook friend cerveny was last seen with has been questioned and released. police say they still want to speak to the third person seen on that surveillance video.
her death has not been ruled a homicide and no arrests have yet been made. robin. >> tragic beyond words. thank you. now to that california mother who is suing the city of carlsbad. she says police assaulted her in front of her children on the way home from a birthday party. the incident as you can see was caught on a cell phone camera. abc's kayna whitworth is in los angeles with more on this. good morning, kayna. >> reporter: hey, robin, good morning to you. this mother of three is looking for justice this morning saying she was beaten up by police and for no reason and then they lied about it. making matters worse, the terrifying scene playing out in front of her small children. >> what are you doing to her? >> reporter: this morning a california woman is speaking out about this brutal confrontation with police. >> help me! help me! >> reporter: watch as 40-year-old mother of three cindy hahn is punched in the face by a carlsbad police officer in 2013. >> black eyes, huge knot on the me. >> reporter: and now hahn and
her lawyer mark geragos filing a federal lawsuit against the city of carlsbad and five officers. the suit claims that hahn suffers permanent memory loss and brain trauma as a result of the beating and that the police reports filed about the incident were false. >> the only thing correct in this -- in the documents that they filed with the court is the spelling of her name. >> reporter: hahn says it started when she asked a police officer about a car alarm that was going off. >> he says is this your car and i said, no and told me to mind my own f'ing business. >> reporter: she called the nonemergency police hot line to complain about the officer. immediately after hahn says that same officer pulled her over for an alleged seat belt violation and the next thing she knew she was pinned to the ground. >> it looked like your hand was out. >> i was reaches for him for help. what he did next, i have a lot of issues with memory from the blow -- >> reporter: hahn originally facing up to two years in jail charged with resisting arrest
and battery. once the district attorney saw this the charges were dropped. the police department telling abc news we are prepared to provide a complete and detailed account of the facts of this incident in a courtroom including what is not shown on the video released by the plaintiff's attorney. also the city of carlsbad issuing a statement saying that they look forward to bringing this lawsuit before the proper judicial authorities as soon as possible. also, robin, worth mentioning that one of the officers involved was voted carlsbad officer of the year in 2014. >> all right. kayna, thank you. boy, every time you see that video -- >> yeah, makes you wonder what's in the other tape. we turn to eye vie leptsz home invasion. you see that san francisco man fighting for his life wrestling with a gunman in his own garage. abc's clayton sandell has the story. >> reporter: bill oxadean never thought bringing in the trash cans would turn it into an epic fight to survive.
>> he tried to get me with a knife. i kicked that out of the way. >> reporter: but he was in his garage in san francisco last week when a man walks in off the street and suddenly attacks him. >> he came at me with the gun -- the gun was out -- it was full force. >> reporter: you can see that gun here. oxidean grabs it and didn't let go. >> i didn't want to engage in combat or chuck norris stuff. >> reporter: they battled for two minutes knocking over furniture. neither giving up. oxidean trying to pry it out of the intruder's hands. >> this could be the day that i die. >> reporter: finally he gets that gun. he points it at the suspect and pulls the trigger, but police say it was empty. suspect got away but oxidean still calls it a win. >> felt like i cut medusa's head off. i couldn't believe that i succeeded in something like that.
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after his 2011 death at the age of 56. demanding, creative, touched with genius, the man who helped bring the world the macintosh personal computer, ipod and the iphone can now be seen on screen in two films. the documentary "steve jobs": the man and the machine." >> he told me we were paid 700 and wrote me a check for 350. >> reporter: and by michael fast bender. >> you didn't have seconds. you had three weeks. the universe was created in a third of that time. >> reporter: execs criticized both. on the fourth anniversary of his passing monday, apple showed employees this rare footage obtained exclusively by abc news. >> i want you all to go into juan of our retail stores in the next eight, ten weeks and just store employees a hug. [ laughter ]
>> reporter: a candid steve jobs. >> my theory of management is the beatles. >> reporter: deflecting credit for apple's success by citing his favorite band. >> together they -- they helped amplify each other's really good tendencies and that's true of any team and we got a really great team at apple. >> reporter: thanking them for their work on the iphone the day before it's release. >> i think everybody who worked on iphone and made those sacrifices is going to feel that it's been worth it. >> reporter: and even addressing an employ's inquiry about the history behind those ripped jeans. >> uh -- [ laughter ] there's no history. they're just old. like me. but i'm very comfortable in them and -- [ laughter ] there's no excuse. >> reporter: for "good morning america," chris connelly, abc news, los angeles. >> so interesting to see another side of steve jobs. thanks, chris.
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this is going to be the fastest "the speed feed" ever. i want to eat. a lot are saying mcdonald's fans are celebrating starting today, the fast food giant is going to offer us breakfast all day long nationwide. t.j., you saw, he just made a stop at a local mickey d.'s. feed." >> i've never seen you guys this excited to see me. take that. thank you, brother. thank you, thank you. egg mcmuffins all aroundment you all got your breakfast. everybody is good. >> thanks, teej. >> i'm trying to report over here, really. i'm trying. >> look at this. >> clearly everybody lovin' right now with mcdonald's. people were tweeting about this like crazy. hundreds of thousands of tweets
just give you an example. lolo jones had this tweet, when you pull up at 10:29 and it closes at 10:30. 2 billion eggs are used by mcdonald's every single year. now we got a problem, though. there's a question of whether or not they're going to need some more eggs for all this. it might end up in a bump in egg prices for everybody. we should see some -- could see shortages. also, people in south florida got an early taste. any policy. uber was delivering people their breakfast to some lucky diners. ronald mcdonald was delivering it to some people. you always get on to me for burying the lede. can't get hash browns everywhere. >> oh, no. >> you can't get them all day -- >> the fryer. >> you can't do the fries and the hash browns. >> you're out of breath like you really hustled. >> the fries are more important. >> the fries are more important. >> where's your, t.j.? >> everybody happy. i never seen y'all this happy to
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mint. this is a channel 7 eyewitness news brief. >> good mornings at 7:56 on this tuesday. i'm lori stokes. new information now on three men arrested after a shooting and a wild car chase in the bronx. all three now facing a long list of felony charges. police say it started with death othero firing two shots point-blank at a rival and then missing. he got behind a wheel for a get away and ended up crashing into a black honda. the elderly driver of that car is in the hospital with neck injuries. a second man was also hurt during the chase. yankees pitcher c. c. sabathia is facing a major battle off the field. sabathia is going into alcohol rehab. he made the revelation via a statement released yesterday afternoon.
leaving the team now hurts but he wants to be a better man, father and player. the yankees face the astros tonight. let's see what's happening. problems continue on the ronkonkoma branch, metro north and new jersey transit on time. b and d trains downtown delays with a rail condition. 6 train is back on schedule. if you're heading to the westbound belt it's an accident. i'll show you a look at the northbound van wyck, bumper-to- bumper into kew gardens because of earlier problems. alternate side suspended. thank you. bill evans has your accuweather forecast. >> we've got sunshine. it's really pretty. your 8:00 temperature is going to be 53 degrees. grab a jacket, grab a sweater t. will be a beautiful day. lots of sunshine today, 73 this afternoon. tomorrow we're going to get to 74. it will be even warmer and 70 on thursday. three really nice fall days
with temperatures averaging a little bit above normal and showers show up about midday early afternoon on friday into friday night and clear out by saturday morning. lori. all right, bill, thank you. that'll do it for us. good morning america continues right after the break and i'm bobby flay and new york is my home. there's no place like it in the world. come fall, i like to get a taste of everything the state has to offer. like this famous winery nestled in the hudson valley.
good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. breakfast alert. almost 2 million boxes of theriots ripped by store shelves by general mills. the allergy risk that led to the recall. mystery on youtube. what really happened to the 13-year-old son of a popular family who broadcast their entire life online. millions of viewers tracking their every move. >> thank you for letting us have 50 subscribers. >> new details overnight about the condition that led to this boy's puzzling and sudden death. only on "gma" this morning, "twilight" superfans, buckle up. author stephenie meyer here live revealing the unbelievable new twists in the saga. what you can only find out here about the next chapter of "twilight".."
are you ready for this, the harlem globetrotters are here live taking over times square. a slam dunk at 8 a.m. as we say -- >> all: good morning, america. and you know the music and you know them. harlem globetrotters right there having some fun in times square this morning. they've got a big announcement that's very close to home for all of us. also this morning, a lot of "twilight" fans are here and that's why. megaselling author stephenie meyer here. she's got a huge surprise coming up, as well. >> i cannot do that, start choking up. >> whistling to the harlem globetrotters. >> "sweet georgia brown." the new at home treatments that can reduce wrinkles and does this face look familiar?
>> how plastic surgeons are now letting you preview their procedures. >> i think of the movie "face off." >> exactly. that's coming up. amy with the morning rundown. the big story, the historic floodwaters rising across south carolina right now. even after the rain has stopped more than 500 roads and bridges are closed. entire towns cut off. 18 dams have breached since the weekend and nearly a solid week of nonstop rain has left 40,000 people without clean drinking water. 13 lives have been lost and the damage is estimated in the billions of dollars. well, new details about that cargo ship missing in the caribbean. its owner now says the ship suffered a mechanical failure leaving it to drift into the path of hurricane joaquin before sinking with 33 people on board. so far only one body has been found. the coast guard narrowing its search to two debris feels. more questions this morning about the safety of youth football. a 17-year-old player in seattle
has died after being injured during a tackle on friday. the cause of death has not been released but he is the fourth high school football player to die in the u.s. this season from injuries suffered in a game. well, a major cereal recall. the president of general mills is apologizing for a mix-up that has forced that company to recall cheerios. details. >> reporter: this morning general mills pulling 1.8 million cheerio boxes off store shelves due to a gluten allergy risk. >> if you are a celiac it affects your life so we'll fix that. >> reporter: general mills now eating their words. after touting in february that five gluten-free cheerios virginia ryes would hit shelves over the summer including classic cheerios and honey nut cheerios. the two versions being voluntarily recalled. general mills tweeting to their followers saying this was an isolated incident that resulted in wheat flour being
inadvertently introduced into the gluten-free oat flour system. a spokesperson for general mills says there have been reports of illness on line and directly to the company. >> people who have celiac disease go to extensive lengths to avoid consuming gluten. and if they do, and inadvertent inadvertently become sick it's not only physically distressing but emotionally. >> reporter: for "good morning america," rebecca jarvis, abc news, new york. >> our thanks to rebecca. finally, word is spreading about an unexpected loss suffered by the prestigious harvard debris team. they lost not to yale or princeton but to the debris team from the eastern new york maximum security prison. three inmates serving time for violent owe terrences outwhitted the harvard undergrads while debating the rights of immigrant, one of them told "wall street journal" we might not be as naturally rhetorically
gifted but we work really hard. >> i love that. >> the inmates couldn't even use the internet to study for this debris and they've also beaten west point and the university of vermont so they're on a roll. >> they have a lot of time. >> i was thinking that but i wasn't going to say it. >> thank you, amy. we have a lot more ahead this morning. new details overnight about the tragic loss of a young youtube star. a 1-year-old's mysterious death. >> are kidding getting in the way of sports. why they may be calling it quit.
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family's channel has more than a million followers and this morning, we're learning more about what happened to him. abc's david wright is here with that story. good morning, david. >> good morning. this is a tragic story. tonight the family of this 13-year-old youtube star is holding a funeral for him. they did not see this coming. caleb's parents say he likely had a rare heart abnormality that went undetected and that may have caused his death. his family and his young fans are reeling. >> hey, guy, this -- today's video will be a little different. >> reporter: he was one of the stars of a new sort of hit show. >> this is my first home run that i ever got. >> reporter: the life of a tight-knit family of five chronicled in realtime in home videos posted online. on youtube and instagram. the bratayleys, not their real name have more than a million fans and followers. now this real family is coping with an unfathomable loss. on friday caleb's parents posted
caleb logan bratayley passed away of natural causes. this has come as a shock to all of us. words cannot describe how much we miss him. the cause of death still a mystery but the family says accident or injury have been ruled out. instead they say the medical examiner's initial findings point to an undetected condition. today the parents told abc news there's a family history of a heart condition called hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. the heart muscle becomes abnormally thick and often goes undiagnosed because they rarely have symptoms. in a small number of people the thickened heart muscle can disrupt the heart's electrical system creating abnormal heart rita ships that can be life-threatening. his fans naturally are stunned. many of those fans are kids themselves now asking their own parents questions about a show their parents weren't necessarily following. online, more than 200,000
comments, condolences from fans around the world. >> aaagh. >> call the cops? >> ooh. >> woo. >> reporter: last week one day before his death caleb recorded this video joking around with his sisters and imagining what he'd like to ask his future self. >> are there any new sports? that's probably what i'd ask. what's the new craze? >> reporter: not knowing he had just one more day to live. well, because of the huge interest the family plans to live stream tonight's funeral. we should know that the bratayleys are part of disney abc's extended family. their show produced by maker studios owned by disney so our heart really goes out to them. the mayor clinic says this heart condition usually does go undiagnosed but that in 99% of cases it's not fatal.
people survive so 1% tends to be young people. >> so sad. >> oh. >> thank you, david. next up on "heat index" we have new numbers showing that fewer kids are playing sports and that parents may be to blame for putting too much pressure on the kids taking the fun out of the games and saw this first in "the washington post" and juju chang here with the details. >> reporter: good morning. let's face it, the overwhelming majority of our kids are never going to play in the nba or the nfl or even metal in the olympics but we parents may be meddling in our kids' sports in a way that is not leading to good sportsmanship. are parents taking all the fun out of kids playing sports these days? sgl>> come on! you guys know anything about defense? >> reporter: this morning, that's exactly what some experts are saying, much like will ferrell's character in "kicking and screaming" taking the competitive edge to the extreme could be having negative effects on your child's desires to play. one recent survey discovering
that over a recent five-year span the number of kids and teens playing team sports declined nearly 4% and that participation in all sports in general is down 10% and some experts are placing the majority of the blame on pressure from parents. >> parents are getting increasingly competitive about showing that their kids are number one in everything and sports is just another example. >> reporter: one professor at george washington university surveyed nearly 150 children asking what they found fun about sports. the results, kids reacting positively to team dynamics trying hard and learning. on a list of 81 factors contributing to their happiness, they put winning all the way down at 48. >> when there's such an overemphasis on winning, it really takes away the enjoyment and fun experience from the kids. >> reporter: mother of two, lisa harper values hard work and discipline in sports. >> it translates into school and
>> reporter: so how do we get kids back on the feel enjoying athletics again? experts say a shift in parents' out todays and expectations could do the trick. >> parents should take a step back and really listen to what their kids want. for overly competitive parents change. >> laughter here in the crowd. it's never too late but if you're thinking, hey, it's just sports. homework is more important, don't forget a multitude of studies show kids who play sports have higher test score, go on to complete college, have higher incomes and the emotional and physical well-being. >> and learning what teamwork is. >> i don't know where i'd be without playing sports. so many areas of your life. >> i was shocked at how low kids put winning there. >> me too and yet parents put it high and shows you where the disconnect is. our series "the new beauty boom" from face-lifts to tummy
tucks there are over 10 million cosmetic procedures performed every year in the u.s. alone. now new technology may allow to you see the potential results of your surgery without going under the knife. abc's deborah roberts has more. >> reporter: cosmetic surgery, it's a $12 billion industry. and the procedures are getting better all the time. but the biggest question patients ask, what will i look like after? now you can hold the after in your hand with a revolutionary new technology where doctors can create an actual mold of your body using a 3d printer with a look they hope to achieve. >> it's a complete game changer for patients. >> reporter: montefiore hospital doctors who happens to be the brother of dr. jen ashton say 3d remodeled their practice. >> there's a lot of anxiety around what am i going to look like when it's all done. >> oh, my gosh. this is wild. >> reporter: surgeons have been
using the models on screen for years. year. but doctors tepper and garfind say taking that image from the everything. how do the patients react when you're able to show them these kinds of models? >> now when we can show them a 3d sculpture of their face with their new nose is a completely different world for us. >> reporter: a new world that put 30-year-old margaret lembo at ease when she needed nose work to help a sinus condition. dr. tepper offered to smooth out the bump on her nose and relieved to see the 3d after model before the surgery. >> i can actually hold it and see it. these are my eyes, nose,lys. a whole complete different >> reporter: some patients take the sculptures home to get their family's opinion and doctors use them as a guide in the operating room. surgeon. i think it's made my partners better and i think our patients are happier. >> reporter: the molds range
from $50 to $100. a small price some patients say for a bit more peace of mind. >> i know that i still have a little bit more recovery to go but i know the end results are going to be beautiful. >> reporter: for "good morning america," deborah roberts, abc news, new york. >> joining us now dr. jennifer ashton. your baby brother. >> that's him. >> two doctors in the family. >> there you go. >> impressive. 3d printing has come along. how about in cosmetic surgery? >> this is really an exam of patient specific medical devices and it's used to help reconstructive plastic surgeons for accident patients, patients dealing with cancer treatments in their preoperative planning, in their intraoperative precision, it's also helpful in giving the patient an idea of their expectations because managing expectations is so important so i took one for the team. -- this is me normally if you can call it that. >> oh, come on. >> this is me with a rhinoplasty or simulation of a new nose and
see it here in a different dimension and this can be very, very important for patients to really understand, this is what i will look like. >> to be able to see it like that. >> right. >> is there any downside to this technology? >> the downside you might be disappointed. plastic surgery is as much an art as science but this is where their precision comes into play. >> okay, so if you can afford this. >> right. >> sore you just would rather not go under the knife what are some options. >> first you have to understand of the anatomy behind aging. when you look at it think of it in terms of three layers of skin, the bugging of our aging is due to sun damage and that will produce feckreckle, sun spots and wrinkles. a layer deeper as we age we have a loss of volume. we lose fat, collagen from keeping our face plump and then if you look one layer deeper, we have a sagging of these ligaments they're called retaining ligaments of the face and they're really the things
that hold our skin and soft tissue up. that's not going to be treated with a cream. >> as i said when you go into the drugstore, you are bombarded there was something if you call in the first 100 -- >> let me know when you find one. >> what about all we see. >> there's incredible science topicals. if you're going to go for something like a cream or a lotion, you want to read the ingredients and look for a couple of things. you want to look for retinoids, growth factors, peptides and then if you can't do those you're talking about injectable fillers with high ronnic acid which is key and radiofrequency therapy is important in tightening. when you find it let me know. if i find something i'll let you know. >> she read the ingredients on my box, right in the garbage. oops. i will not reveal the brand. thank you, dr. ashton. >> she'll take your questions on twitter throughout the morning. tweet her @jashton. outside to ginger who needs
>> thanks, robin. beautiful morning. a high today that goes to 73. sunshine and beautiful weather tomorrow's high 74. that's 7 degrees warmer than normal for this time of the year. friday, we have a cold front coming through with clouds and rain showers by midday. and in the afternoon. and then the showers are out of
the way saturday morning. sunshine returns saturday afternoon. >> all right, lara, let's go in to "pop." >> "pop news" is on this morning. with some good news to start with. tracy morgan continues to show he's getting stronger by getting back to doing what he loves. the "30 rock star" will toast and perhaps roast one of his heroes receiving the mark twain prize for american humor. that is, of course, the nation's top prize for humor and it happens at the kennedy center in washington. the ceremony will feature lots of big names along with tracy, "snl" alum kevin nealon and chris rock will pay tribute to the comedy legend along with our friend kathy griffin and trevor noah noah. it will be broadcast on pbs on november 23rd. we'll be watching. us nice to watch. >> it's my birthday. >> ah chlt.
it'll be fun and watch comedy. but first a lot more "pop news" to get to. >> please. >> we all feel guilty about binge-watching a little bit but this morning a "pop news" investigation. there you see it, people. we're getting rid of that guilt for good because a new study published by the american psychological association has found watching award-winning tv dramas makes you a more empathetic person. more than 100 participants were shown dramas including "mad men" and "the west wing" and given a test to measure emotional intelligence. those who watched the dramas performed better than people who watched documentaries suggesting that dramas help us better understand other people. no word yet on what your "real housewives" addiction says about your personality. >> or "walking dead." >> i think empathy. >> i feel sorry for all those people who can't die. >> you see, you're emotionally intelligent which we knew already.
then finally in "pop news" this morning, they say revenge is a dish best served cold. but if you ask this karma endorsing canine, revenge is a dish best served sandy. oh. take a look at what happens when this little girl gets a little much. oh. >> that's right, sucker. and you thought sunburn was your biggest concern. >> that's hilarious. >> he's still going. >> you want to push me, lady. >> has some emotional intelligence. >> obviously a binge-watcher. >> oh. >> that is "pop news," everybody on this tuesday. >> that's hilarious. >> and coming up, stephenie meyer here, author of "twilight" with a big surprise this morning. and the trotters have a surprise, as well, the harlem globetrotters. >> i believe for you, robin. >> but they're also here with an
you'll smile. this is a channel 7 eyewitness news brief. good morning. it's 8:27 this tuesday october 6th. i'm ken. and topping headlines at this hour, there were two people hit night. boulevard. the accidents were just miles apart around 7:30 last night 61- year-old steven was killed near bay street in the rose bank section. several hours later, a young woman was killed in the annondale section. she was six months pregnant and had two other children. she was headed home from waitressing at mike's place when she was hit by a car at mid block. police are investigating both incidents. new this morning frightening video of a woman wanted in two armed robberies on back-to-back nights.
take a look here is the one woman in the most recent incident. last tuesday night in upper manhattan, she walks into a store in fort george with her gun drawn. she walks out with an unknown amount of cash. the woman did the same thing in kings bridge night before getting away with $300. nobody was hurt. when we come back, we'll >> we're going to start off by
still seeing a one-hour delay because of earlier problems in farming dale. metro new jersey transit on time. george, 35 in. lincoln almost an hour. holland 20. watch for this problem on the lie west. it's an accident. and 71 at bradley beach, there's an ongoing investigation. let's go outside. i'll show you a look at the northbound thorough through way. >> meteorologist bill evans. >> we have sunshine and temperatures of 53 degrees. very comfortable. blue skies. high thin cirrus clouds. 70 by 2:00. somewhere between 2:00 and 5:00 we hit 73. we cool down for a wonderful evening. great for baseball at the stadium. where your yankees coat. great fall classic weather. high 74. 70 on thursday. rain shows up with a cold front as we get to midday and
afternoon on friday. getting out of the way by saturday morn, ken. >> that's news for now. live with kelly a >> look at the harlem globetrotters go right there. >> oh, no. >> is she going to dunk in those shoes or not? that's the question. >> whoa! whoo! a lot more from the globetrotters coming up in just a little bit. >> you go, girl. robin's got moves like that. >> oh! >> got moves like that. >> i love it. >> coming up along with robin's
major moves. we go backstage during "dancing with the stars'" big night. blowing everyone away with an amazing tribute. you saw it. it was so beautiful. her late dad steve irwin and an exclusive "dancing" review involving maks. first after that tease we go inside to miss amy. >> all right, good morning, guys. you know what, it all started as a love story. it was a love triangle between a young girl, a vampire and werewolf and now ten years and four novels later, the "twilight" series has sold more than 150 million copies worldwide. author stephenie meyer is here this morning with a special tenth anniversary edition and a big surprise for fans, stephenie, this is an exciting day. >> it is. i'm excited. >> so are all the fans. we've got a big surprise. should we do it? tell us what it is while i turn the card. >> sure. >> you've got the tenth anniversary edition, but with a twist.
>> with a twist. there's a -- >> ooh. >> another story. it's the same story but it is a new version of it. >> how is it different? because it's a gender bender. >> now bella is beau and edward is edythe and wanted to do something fun for the tenth anniversary and publisher wanted a foreword. interesting. >> i'll rewrite everything. how much changed by the way. >> you know, the further you get in the more it changes because the personals get a little different but starts out similar and really it is the same story because it's just a love story and doesn't matter who is the boy and girl. it still works out. it this way? >> as i was trying to think of something to do, something that -- a question had come up at a lot of signings about bella being a damsel in distress and bothered me because anyone surrounded by superheroes is going to be -- >> a mere human. >> we don't have the powers, right? i thought what if we switched around and see how a boy does?
>> we have a bunch of your die-hard fans in the studio with advanced copies. [ cheers and applause ] >> pretty funny because i was told they didn't have microphones and they didn't need them. now i know why because they're all screaming. it sounds like they're liking what what they read. "twilight" did spur a lot of girl power in terms of gender, we saw, you know, bella there as just such a heroine and human or not she was a rock star. what do you think this reimaging of the story will do to the narrative and what people think of. >> i wonder if it will change how people look at bella to sear her as a him but i really do feel like it's very much the same thing so i guess my hope is that maybe the younger readers will be reintroduced because a lot of my readers are ten years older and a whole new generation. >> you know what, it's so interesting when you see what these books and what bella the character sparked a lot of people to say there wouldn't
hunger games" if not for bella. naming all of my daughters' favorite books and movies and characters and they all really came from you. that has to feel pretty powerful. >> i don't think so. i am positive katniss would still exist. there are some really great stories and wonderful if "twilight" opened the door for anyone a little bit but these stories would have found their readers absolutely. >> we were told that "fifty shades of grey" started out. did you ever imagine it would inspire other authors? >> no, not at all. when i first started writing i didn't know what fan fiction was so that was a new thing to find out it was out there. i wish it was around when i was reading. i think i would have liked to join in some of the stories that i read as a child. >> could beau be a start of a new series? >> no, i don't think so. >> you have three sons. i mentioned my daughters are huge fans of the series. you've said before your sons did not read the "twilight" series. do you think they'll read this
>> they've had their chance. i made them copies and made my own little cover for it. good morning, seth. and they -- when it's your mom and you are the one who has to go to school and get teased it turns off a lot of the fun. >> or, wow, that's your mom. how about that and what about a film version. have you thought of who could play the roles. >> a little bit. i don't see that happening and a lot would be like grace kelly so it's a little too late for some of my first choices? i'm sure they'll come up with something. stephenie meyer, congratulations on "life and death," the tenth anniversary edition of "twilight" including this bonus content "life and death" available right now and stephenie meyer is stick around to answer your questions on our website after the show. tweet them to goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! and watch her live fan chat in just a bit. lara, out to you. >> thank you so much, amy. it was an emotional night in the ballroom. the celebrities on "dancing with
that were inspired by their most memorable years. and it was bindi irwin's touching tribute to her dad that was perhaps the most memorable moment of the night. abc's abbie boudreau has all the details. >> reporter: a most memorable monday night, the stars dancing to the most pivotal moments in their lives. everybody >> reporter: backstreet boy nick carter blowing the doors off the ballroom with his blast from the past jazz routine. >> i made a little sign for you. >> a megasexy, megahit. >> reporter: but perhaps the most moving of all, bindi opening up about her beloved father, the crocodile hunter steve irwin. >> what shaped me the most would probably be when my dad passed years. >> my daddy was my hero. >> took a really long time to understand what actually happened. for the rest of my life, i'll kind of feel like he's going to
come home. >> reporter: bindi irwin and her partner derek hough dancing an emotional tribute. >> this dance is for my dad and for my family, for everyone back at home that knows my dad. i miss him. >> reporter: earning the first 10 of the season. finishing on top of the leaderboard but it was the end of memory lane for one star. >> gary and anna. >> reporter: actor gary busey bidding the ballroom farewell. you were such a fan favorite. are you surprised? be. >> reporter: from the start busey was all in from his eccentric announcement on kimmel proving to be the show's dark horse throughout the season his oddball nature on full display, even in our interview. why must i be a teenager in love >> reporter: giving us some buseyisms. >> you know what it stands for,
life stands for living in forever eternity. fun stands for finally understanding nothing. >> how difficult at times was it to coach him? >> you know, it wasn't difficult. that's the wrong word. it was challenging and inspiring because i had to use my brain to figure out how to be the best teacher for gary. >> reporter: always the crowd pleaser going out strong in true gary busey fashion. >> you know you won't see us. we'll be out there spinning around and screaming hallelujah. >> reporter: for "good morning america," abbie boudreau, abc news, los angeles. >> he is such a character. and we do have an exclusive announcement, maks will serve as a guest judge next monday night on "dancing with the stars." that's at 8:00, 7:00 central right here on abc. ging, know we'll both be
now we >> oh, yeah. time. >> thank you, miss ginger zee and coming up, the harlem globetrotters taking over times square bouncing in with big announcements, first, though, we want to give you a "gma" world exclusive sneak peek at a trailer for pixar's "the good november 25th. here's a look. >> what if the asteroid that destroyed the dinosaurs missed? >> i think we went far enough today. >> who would walk the earth? >> run. >> papa. >> where am i? >> this thanksgiving, a single moment can change everything. from the creator of "finding nemo" "up" and "inside out." >> you little -- >> you ain't scared, you ain't alive.
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trying to break some big news right here. tom lange is here. give it to us. >> today, our 90th year, we're going to make you an honorary globetrotter. only the tenth person following in the likes of bob hope and -- >> i'm very honored with that. thank you. >> congratulations. >> i cannot -- >> there it is. >> oh. >> wow! >> you know what, my mom and daddy are cheering from their leffly balcony. they used to take me to see you play and you always got me with the confetti. >> no, i can't open it. >> you can't open it but i really appreciate it but i have to say you all for 90 years community service, hey, aren't you a fellow -- >> yes, i am. >> in louisiana. hall of fame. well, i have to say 90 years of
have been a part of and you keep it going. you have this great new initiative called great assists. please tell us about it. >> what the great assists are, 2016 tour we'll allow people to go to the website called the great assist. greatassist.com and nominate people in their community and we'll come out and go to schools and talking about bullying prevention and talk about the importance of staying in shape, being fit, all the things the years. we'll take it to another level. >> aren't you doing something with the smile sflsz we'll create -- our goal is create 100 million smiles over the next ten years. >> 100 million -- that would be for your 100th anniversary. >> well, i think we'll be off to a great start here. this is the dream charter school from east harlem. [ cheers and applause ] >> yeah. >> let them do their thing. are you going to help them do their thing? >> let's go. let's start with the smoois now. assist these kids. come on.
>> oh, my. >> oh. good play. >> good job. >> how about like this? >> all right. >> take it around your back. >> all right. put the ball down. >> oh! >> right there, right there. that's what i'm talking about. >> hang up there. >> whoa! >> yeah. >> good job. good job. >> hey. >> you're not going to lift me up. you going to help me here. help me here. oh. one more time. one more time. oh. thank you. thank y'all. one thing.
>> everybody, come left. clap. we got it. we got it. >> yeah. >> whoo! that one that goes like that. >> oh. thank you all for 90 years of smiles and joy, the great assist. can't thank you enough. very honored, all of us here. line up, line up. coming up, tom hanks, steven spielberg take us inside their movie and why they say a rom-com could be in their future. rom-com out here. [ cheers and applause ]
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superstar team. >> they got a spy pilot. >> head full of class fighter information. we want you to negotiate the swap. >> brooklyn, usa. >> reporter: it began as a media frenzy inspired by actual events. >> today a federal grand jury indicted rudolph abel on charges of conspiracy to commit espionage. >> reporter: bridge bridge tells the story of james donovan, a most unlikely candidate for an unsavory job defend a soviet spy charged with espionage against america. >> everyone deserves a defense. >> reporter: then he was tasked with negotiating a spy swap. his client for a captured american u-2 pilot during the height of the cold war. >> people in my country consider this an act of war. >> reporter: this movie is part spy thriller, part courtroom drama. what appealed to you about the story? >> what appealed to me was a man who really believed in, you know, the letters of the law.
>> we agree to the rules and that's what makes us americans. >> reporter: he didn't have to take this case but he did and took this case at eye time when it was very dangerous. >> we want to you defend him. here's the indictment. >> reporter: here's a guy, family man plucked from obscurity into these extraordinary -- >> this was the thing that i thought was extraordinary in order to get the play because it really comes down to six days. this guy, he lied to his wife. said he was -- >> wouldn't be the first. >> reporter: said he was fishing in scotland, was actually working under the orders of the president of the united states. >> never asked me if the charges were true. if i am, indeed, a spy. >> reporter: so you've done world war ii, cold war. >> what else? what else do we have. >> you know, the thing that i haven't done with tom yet is -- one of the films that i just think is one of the best things tom's ever done is "sleepless in seattle." >> it's you. >> it's me. >> reporter: a rom-com? >> i never made a movie like that before.
i would love to do a movie like that with this guy. >> reporter: is it true you're entering this incredible productive time now that you're empty nesters? >> yeah, i think we both are. >> man, oh, man. i i put my head down for the last four years. i'm looking forward to having time off. i got grandkids stacking up knew. >> do you? >> the best time you can spend as a granddad is with a $3 wading pool and a garden hose. you can stand back there -- that's 7 1/2 hours of baby-sitting time. >> reporter: that's awesome. >> the next mistake our countries make could be the last one. >> reporter: for "good morning america," juju chang, abc news, new york.
tomorrow here comes the judge and when judge judy is in our house anything can happen. plus, thursday, kim zolciak speaks out for the first time after suffering a minor stroke. how is she and what does she have to say now with "dancing only on abc's "good morning america." "good morning america" is brought to you by quaker, off >> wow. >> robin is an honorary globetrotter. now you see why right there. nothing but net. >> yeah, on the third try. on the third try. >> there you're spiing it right there. all right. robin, congratulations to you. >> congrats, rob. >> congrats to all you guys.
beautiful sunny day, high hits 73 between 2 and 50. tonight great weather for baseball at the stadium. wear your jacket and coat. it will be cool and crisp. great fall weather in baseball. warm up to 74 tomorrow, rain by friday. ken. >> that is the news for now. live with kelly and michael this is a story about doers, the artificial heart, electric guitars and rockets to the moon. it's the story of america- land of the doers. doin' it. did it. done. doers built this country. the dams and the railroads. john henry was a steel drivin' man hmm, catchy.
they built the golden gates and the empire states. and all this doin' takes energy -no matter who's doin'. there's all kinds of doin' up in here. or what they're doin'. what the heck's he doin? energy got us here. and it's our job to make sure there's enough to keep doers doin' the stuff doers do...