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america is next, and good morning, america. spring snowstorm. as much as half a foot in the east. schools closed in boston. severe weather causing this massive waterspout. abc news exclusive. david muir goes one-on-one with president obama. his historymaking trip to cuba this morning. the first u.s. president on the island in nearly 09 years. >> change is going to happen and i think raul castro understands that. >> preparing for a meeting with the cuban leader. donald trump announces he'll beef up security at more violent incidents at his rallies over
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one supporter slugging a protester, stomping him on the ground. now trump turning blame on the so-called agitators. the tennis tournament ceo taking aim at female athletes. saying they owe it all to the men. >> they ride on the coattails of the men. they don't make any decisions, and they are lucky. very, very lucky. >> now, serena williams slamming back. and good morning, america. welcome to spring. welcome back to sam champion. >> i'm representing spring. i'm sam. i realize spring has a lot to apologize for. day of history in cuba. president obama is there right now. he'll meet with cuban leader raul castro today. downpour last night. look at that low-landing for air force one. people gathering on the streets of havana seeing the president land. >> president obama sending this tweet as soon as he landed --
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up, cuba? he's looking for forward to meeting and hearing directly from the cuban leader. >> we'll begin with that nasty spring storm. more than a dozen states facing freezing temperatures. as far south as florida. snow is falling from new jersey to maine. rob marciano is in boston where many are facing a messy commute. >> reporter: good morning, george. welcome to spring. how about this? after a relatively mild winter, the first day of spring has a snowstorm covering boston. this is mass turnpike just outside of the city where traffic is moveing slow. they got nearly 3,000 crews battling this snowstorm with salt and plows. we got several inches on the grassy surfaces. schools are closed for an extended weekend. this is pretty sticky snow. the problem with this, it's a wet snow, it will lay down some
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see some power outages because of it. very difficult start to the week and red sox, by the way, their home opener just three weeks away. it certainly doesn't feel like spring here in eastern mass. >> rob, thanks very much. sam is tracking the latest on the storm. >> hey, good news, it's almost over for everybody. by 10:00, 11:00 in the morning, all that snow moves out. it clipped the east coast. let's show you the winter storm watches and warnings are out. let's show you where the snow goes first. out by the cape and moveing toward the coast of maine. this thing is gone by lunchtime. where you have snow right now, even boston, where the snow is a little heavier, temperatures by 40 means snow is gone. mobile, deep south like pensacola and orlando, we got some cold temperatures not just
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remember, frosty morning in a lot of the south this morning. >> all right, sam. >> he made a quick dash out there. the other big headline. president obama making history, becoming the first u.s. president in nearly 90 years to step foot on cuban soil. he'll meet with raul castro later this morning as the country faces protests over human rights. dozens arrested just hours before president obama landed on sunday and he spoke exclusively with "world news tonight" anchor david muir. good morning, david. >> reporter: good morning, robin. history made here in cuba. not just calvin coolidge has a u.s. president visited cuba. without controversy. a year ago, i asked the president if he would be visiting cuba, he said let's wait and see. shortly after landing here, he explained why the time is right.
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their daughters coming off air force one in cuba. short time after touching down, our interview with the president. mr. president. >> good to see you. how about that if. >> reporter: how about that? you know, as you're well aware as we spoke last time, i asked you if you would be visiting cuba before the end of the presidency, you said, let's see how things evolved. why now. >> our attention has been to get the ball rolling knowing that change wasn't going to happen overnight. but what we have seen is the reopening of the embassy and although, we still have significant differences around human rights and individual liberties inside of cuba, we felt that coming now would maximize our ability to prompt >> reporter: but you often said
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the world, they put a fresh paint up and what are you looking for proof that there's been progress. >> there's no doubt that the cuban government is still a one-party state that's exerting control and that's stifling dissent. >> reporter: the president argues that he's already seen cuban entrepreneurs blossom. american businesses say, if we don't lift this embargo, other countries are going to get in there and get the deals. >> there's no doubt that we still have some work to do. of embargo. >> does it happen during your presidency? >> it doesn't happen between now and then. >> reporter: when you look out across havana, you see the young people gather on the street corners to borrow the wi-fi. fewer than 5% of the homes here have access to the internet.
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be significant. one thing we'll be announcing that google has a deal to set up more wi-fi. >> reporter: how quickly does that change a country? >> well, you know, change is going to happen here and i think that raul castro understands that. >> the president telling us change is going to happen here and he'll be visiting with president raul castro a little later today in a private meeting. he says he'll be very open with him about his critique of human rights, saying it needs to get better and the freedoms of ordinary cubans. >> you referred to the meeting with raul castro later today. he did not greet the cuban president. did not greet president obama at the airport and many critics are making note of that, david. >> making headlines around the world, in fact, robin, not waiting there on the tarmac.
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castro as a leader trying to keep a firm grip on this island nation here. lot of people say they still believe in raul castro while inviting president obama and the first family with open arms. it's a delicate dance and we'll hear what happens inside that meeting room. >> delicate, indeed. more of your exclusive in the next hour and more on "world news tonight." george, you'll be anchoring special coverage later this morning. >> around 11:00 the race for the white house now president another weekend of protests at rallies for donald trump. i pressed donald trump to condemnen the protests. all of this major policy speeches among the top candidates in washington today. abc's tom llamas here with the latest. >> reporter: donald trump and the other gop candidates head to d.c. today to address apac, the powerful lobbying organization for israel.
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with gop powerbrokers. this morning, donald trump's campaign changing the way they handle scenes like this. violent outbursts at campaign rallies. over the weekend, in tucson, a protester punched and stomped as he was led out by security. >> this was an african-american man and family that were there to listen to hear me speak. >> reporter: trump telling george on "this week" the protesters are not innocent lambs. >> at what point do the people blame the protests -- so you're blaming the protesters not the person that actually kicked the proster. >> no, i'm saying these are professional agitators. >> reporter: the campaign
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>> he wanted to take down those powerful profanity-laced signs. >> reporter: this is the second time that his campaign manager has been caught. they'll be dedicating additional security resources to larger events in the future to prevent staff from having to intervene. donald, stand by me >> reporter: overnight, trump hosting palm beach republicans at his mar-a-lago mansion. ted cruz and john kasich showing no signs of giving up. trump fighting another war, this time against fox news' megyn kelly. calling her overrated, crazy and sick. fox news firing back, defending kelly, saying trump's extreme sick obsession with her is beneath the dignity of a
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both trump and senator cruz addressed the president's trip to cuba. trump said that poim's trip was amateur hour because raul castro didn't greet him at the airport. let's talk with matt dowd. let's talk about some votes tomorrow. arizona and utah. the big votes for republicans. trump favored in arizona. utah becoming must-win for ted cruz. >> cruz wants 50%. if he gets more than 50% he wins all the delegates. it's like a high-stakes risk board, where they're moving armies around and having alliances in some places and fighting each other in other places. i think john kasich and donald trump's strategy in utah is to keep ted cruz under 50% so he can't get all the delegates. that's the dynamic going on in this race right now.
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republican party, about 100-day plan by anti-trump age day or thes who want to stop him from getting the delegates he needs before the convention, but time is running short. >> well, i think, george, we have seen over the course of this last year the republican party, republican establishment has had various plans in the course of this of how to stop donald trump in this. right now, donald trump looks to be, if things perceive, has the odds on to win the delegates. you're right, time is unaring out for the republican party in this. tomorrow night is a good indication of what's going to happen in this race. but they'll have a hard time stopping him before the convention. >> wisconsin will become a must-win for the anti-trump forces if they're going to have any hope. >> absolutely. now to chilly new information about the paris
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officials say there may have been new attacks in the work and he had the people and the weapons to do it. abc's alex marquardt is in brussels with the latest. >> reporter: this morning, belgian authorities are worried about the arrest of salah abdeslam can activate other terrorist cells. they believe he was planning more attacks with the help of a support network that's bigger than they originally thought. this morning, new video of the dramatic raid that captured abdeslam. heavily armed s.w.a.t. teams slowly approaching a house in molenbeek suddenly as a man sprints out and tries to flee but the is taken down. now, salah abdeslam is being pressed by belgian interrogators to reveal more. he was ready to restart something in brussels, belgium's
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large of cache of weapons was fond in a raid last tuesday. and new evidence of a new broad support network. >> the opportunity to interrogate abdeslam. to find out more about his ties to isis. >> reporter: abdeslam is frightened and weak. his lawyer has insisted to a belgian newspaper. already, abdeslam has revealed he wasn't meant to be the only surviving terrorist of the november attacks. he was supposed to be among the team of suicide bombers that he drove to the germany/france game. but he backed out. ditching his suicide vest and calling accomplices to come pick him up and take to belgium. belgian authorities tell us this morning the arrest could trigger a new attack or make the terrorist goes to ground. the alert in belgium hasn't been raised yet. but european officials say the likelihood of new attacks is very high.
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alex, thank you. now to amy with the other headlines. breaking news out of north korea. >> knotnorth korea fired off five missiles overnight, all landing in sea. as u.s. and south korea hold their largest joint exercise. the pentagon is sending several hundred marines to iraq in the battle against isis. they're headed to a base that came under attack by isis over killing a marine from southern california. experts from the u.s. are helping russia as it investigates this weekend's horrific plane crash, all 62 abroad the flight were killed when it nose-dived into the ground at an airport during strong winds. overnight, russian investigators saying they're having trouble reading the data from those damaged black bocks.
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illegal fireworks going off up in smoke. after the atf ordered they all destroyed. to another first family have welcomed another member. the president and the first family had a lot to chirp about. the first hatching on friday. they'll likely be named by public vote. right now, their names are dc12 and dc 3. lot of people want malia and sasha. that makes sense. we'll move on to some outage in the tennis worked. after the bnp paribas open ceo said that the men carry the sport. >> reporter: it's one of the in the world. but this morning, raymond moore
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paribas open in indian wells, california, is causing uproar. >> you know, if in my next life i want to be somebody in the wta because they ride on the coat tails of the men. they don't make any decisions. they're lucky. if i was a lady player, i would go every night on my knees and thank god that roger federer and rafa nadal were born. >> serena williams who won the event twice responded immediately. >> getting on your knees which is offensive enough. we as women have come a long way. and we shouldn't have to drop to our knees at any point. i feel like, you know that is such a disservice to her and everything about a female athlete.
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apology for his comments saying they were in extremely poor taste. unlikely any of the female players will forget these comments. >> does he know at the u.s. open this past year, the women's single final sold out before the men's? >> he knows now. unbelievable. thank you, linsey. back to sam. >> spring has a doctor's note. a little late on the eastern seaboard. fully on the west, we already got that air. it takes time to move across. give us two days and this milder
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d.c. 73 by . good monday morning, amy freeze with the accuweather forecast, 32 degrees, few flurries are lingering in and around the area, the wind chills and feels like temperature is very cold, 23 is what we are reading between the thermometer and the winds, be ready for a chilly start. dry air working its way north and west, expecting sun through the afternoon a mix of sun and clouds through the late afternoon and high today of 49 degrees. enjoy the cold this morning because warmer weather is on the way. i are still fuming from that previous story. >> coming up x, lucky to be alive.
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. good morning, topping headlines the accuweather alert we have in effect, a winter storm warning is in effect for a few more hours in suffolk county, we have a check on the commute right now here is, actually let's check the
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a winter weather advisory goes until 10 a.m., 32 degrees with a wind chill of 7, seeing flurries stop around the buroughs everything has really moved eastward into parts of suffolk county where we're seeing snow falling expected to wrap up by mid-morning. as the clouds and the snow depart the sun is back we're in the mid to upper 40s by this afternoon a high of 49 degrees and the accuweather seven day forecast, 52 tomorrow, warm on wednesday with sun breaks 67 the high temperatures in the low 60s on thursday and 50s to wrap up the week, ken. let's we're going to go outside and show you a look at suffolk county as we head to the l.i.e. eastbound, l.i.e. eastbound through komak road. going to the subways delays on the 4 and 7 with ongoing signal
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back over to you, ken. . quite the fire over night, started at 11:00 on state street, once that got going firefighters had to deal with the flames and the snow. the fire gutted a three story building leaving 6 people homeless, the cause of the fire now under investigation. the details for the arrest of the machete arrest, he is charged with assault with a weapon, argued over a woman inside a bar and left. police say he returned with a machete and hacked away at the men after they left the bar at 5 a.m.
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and easter bunch hopping mad. video showing the bunny brawl posted on twitter yesterday, not clear how the fight began near the spring display at the new port mall. security eventually steps in, and subdues that easter character. that is the news for now coming up a split second decision that saved him and his girlfriend speaking out next on good morning america here on channel 7 have a good day. the sun'll come out tomorrow... for people with heart failure, tomorrow is not a given. but entresto is a medicine that helps make more tomorrows possible.
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welcome back to "good morning america." you're looking live at boston, many facing a snowy commute this morning. schools are closed there right now. more than a dozen states under a freeze warning as far south as florida. also right now, president obama making history in cuba, becoming the first sitting u.s. president to set foot in that country in nearly 90 years and preparing for a meeting with cuban leader raul castro later today. and david muir will have an interview about that. big birthday for twitter. 10 years old. this is first tweet that came from the ceo jack dorsey. just setting up my -- maybe the one down.
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out this young woman getting a lot of attention online. oh, so sad. she's feeling that march sadness after her team, university of kentucky team, lost. more on tournament coming up. first in this half-hour, george, hulk hogan celebrating a big win this morning after a jury awarded the wrestling star more than $115 million in his legal fight with gawker. round two starts today. abc's linz jie janice is still there in st. petersburg for us this morning. good morning, linzie. >> reporter: good morning, rob robin. the jury giving hulk hogan that $115 million. also electing to literally punish gawker with punitive damages on top of that. we're back here at court today to decide on a number. how are you feeling? this morning, an enormous victory for hulk hogan and his invasion of privacy battle
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a jury deliberating for just six hours before awarding him $115 million. once the verdict was read, hulk hogan bursting into tears and hugging his legal team. earlier in the trial, hogan telling the jury the tape that showed him having sex in 2007 with then-wife of his best friend at the time, bubba clem, turned his world upside-down. >> completely humiliating. >> reporter: in closing argue pts his lawyer portraying gawker's owner -- >> privacy invasion has a positive effect on society. who thinks like that. >> reporter: but gawker says hogan made his sex life news.
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>> giving the key evidence and the most important witness in this case were withheld from the jury, we all knew that this -- the appeals court would need to resolve this case. >> reporter: denton is referring to bubba clem the judge would net not let him testify because of his pleaing the fifth. gawker wants all of that considered in his appeal. robin. >> all right, linzie. thank you very much. joining us on what's next, dan abrams. lot of people talking about this. what do you make of the verdict? >> it's crazy verdict. no matter how much you hate gawker and you side with hulk hogan, $115 million verdict before the punitive damages, meaning before the point where they're supposed to be punishing gawker makes no sense. the idea that they're giving
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hulk hogan, $55 million that he supposedly suffered economically as a result of this makes no sense. so, i think they've got a very good chance of getting this reduced significantly on appeal. >> gawker has a good case for the appeal. >> yes. lot of people saying, no, problem, they'll go to the appellate court and they're going to throw this out. i'm not so sure. if i'm gawker i'm still incredibly nervous and concerned. yes, i'm confident that an appellate court will reduce the amount of this verdict. $115 million to $40 million. gawker is still in big trouble. the phase we're about to see the next day or so,s where they'll punish them. >> that phase is? >> the punitive damages.
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gawker with money. it seems pretty clear they have punished gawker with a lot of money. >> lot of people are saying, hey, this is great news if you're worried about these tabloids being able to say anything about you and you're saying, maybe not -- so fast. >> i think this is going to have a big impact on anyone trying to publish a sex tape. that's going to be the impact it's going to happen. >> people are wanting to watch -- >> lot of people are celebrating. the number doesn't make any sense. >> gotcha. >> it was eye-opening. thanks very much a survival story now about two teens on spring break lucky to be alive after their engine in their plane gave out and they crash landed. abc's kendis gibson has the story. >> several occupants and it looks like they're getting out of the plane but injured.
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high school students recounting their spring break nightmare. >> the first thing i thought about was my parents. >> reporter: certified pilot 17-year-old christian dahl and his girlfriend saved up money to rent the small act for a few days of fun in nashville. it was all smooth sailing until the last leg of the flight. >> it just started sputtering and it out matly failed. >> i was just looking at him and just trusting he knew what to do. i parade to god we were going to happen. >> reporter: in an instant his emergency training kicked in. crash-landing on the 14th hole of a golf course. >> he did his job and that's how we're kind of alive this morning. >> reporter: residents who witnessed the rough landing rushed to their aid.
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with cuts and bruises. they're expected to be okay. >> he landed right there if the middle, where no one was around. >> reporter: the faa is still investigating what went wrong. for "good morning america," kendis gibson, abc news, new york. >> my goodness. he did a great job. >> he did. coming up another mid-air scare. a passenger says her iphone burst into flames 30,000 feet in the air. how you can protect your precious pictures. come on back. i know. it's awesome. >>boo-yah. blow it up. bush's baked beans. slow cooked according to our secret family recipe with a hint of sweetness. they're the vegetable kids love. they're totally eating their vegetables. boo-yah. >>blow it up. whaaat? bush's baked beans. the veggie kids love.
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back now at 7:41 with that id-air scare and an investigation that's under way after a passenger says her iphone bursts into flames on a flight to hawaii. these photos showing the damage. abc's gio benitez is here with all the details. good morning, gio.
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rare but it does happen and boy is it scary. thankfully this time no one was hurt. but this morning, a warning for all of us. >> i thought the plane was going to up in flames. >> reporter: this morning, these images of anna crail's charred iphone showing the aftermath of a mid-air scare. on her way to honolulu said he was watching a movie on her apple iphone 6. >> they were like, oh, my gosh, they didn't know what to expect, either. >> reporter: the fire quickly extinguished. this morning the faa is investigating how it happened. the likely culprit the lithium-ion battery powering her phone. cautioning airlines about explosions like this when batteries shift in cargo self-ignite. while they're rare they do
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tony olson telling abc news, while the batteries in our phones aren't likely to come bust, when they do it can be cats strofic. >> the problem with lithium ion can happen almost at any point. it can happen when it's fully charged and plugged in. >> reporter: experts say avoid dangerously overheating your phone's battery. close the apps and tabs not in use. if you drop your phone get it inspected immediately. for this spring breaker, a cat strophe avoided. >> one other tip, put your phone in airplane mode. that's going to turn off cellular connections. your battery can overheat if it's constantly searching for
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as for that airplane fire, if faafa that andpple is looking into it. you can still use wi-fi in an airplane. coming up, march madness turns into march sadness. look at this sax player from the university of kentucky. she's speaking out on "good morning america." new twist in the madonna's custody battle for her son. what it means for the family. come on back. you can help prevent blindness in undernourished children all over the world. when you get your vitamins at walgreens, you help give life-changing vitamins to kids across the globe. get vitamins here. change lives everywhere.
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we're back now with all the excitement over march madness. notre dame selle celebrating a huge victory this morning after a close call, landing a spot in the sweet 16. but other college teams not so lucky. that so-called march sadness. abc's t.j. holmes is here with the very latest. hey, holmes. >> hey. why are you laughing? this is very sad stuff. look, you remember last week, guys, i told you we had some fun grown man crying about the bachelor. but i'll confess i cry every
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the agony is a little different in this tournament. >> rises up the shot and it's good! >> reporter: as ninth seed wisconsin upsets second-seeded xavier with three-point at the buzzer. the look on one superfan says it all. >> deadly silent. sindcinderella story out of nowhere. >> reporter: stephen f. austin, their season ended after this last-second tip-in by notre dame. but in this tournament, you can even madness in the band section. the dance-off between unc and providence band members garnered as much excitement as the action on the court. and remember the girl who took home the title of last year's most disappointed fan. the villanova band member dubbed piccolo the girl.
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captured sobbing after kentucky's loss to indiana saturday night. dubbed march sadness girl. >> just to see the team and they got so upset, i took that in and it took in that it was my last game i couldn't hold the emotions in. >> on bill murray, his son is assistant coach. we had it all in the hallway this morning, sam. he doesn't get it, everybody's mad. >> i'm like, the. j., what's the headline why is everybody so angry about march? >> i totally didn't understand it. >> the motion. we were yelling at each other this the hallway. >> thank you, t.j. all right coming up in our next hour, kate middleton opening up with her little ones
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. this is a channel 7 alert. a very good morning, 7:56. topping headlines the accuweather alert that's in effect, amy freeze has an accuweather forecast. good morning, ken, temperatures are still freezing across the area, winter weather advisory goes until 10 a.m. on long island, a wind chill of 27 degrees, very cloudy. here is the last of the snow. really through long island pushing eastward, all done in fact for the afternoon clouds and sunshine, 49, 52, 67 on wednesday, temperatures stay above average heading into big holiday weekend easter 52 degrees. ken. thank you. now we check the commute. thanks a lot. go over to the 1 and the 4 trains, on going signal
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ronkonkoma branch, 15 minutes metro north, 10 minutes new jersey transit on time. george lincoln and holland, 35 to 40. exit 17 in westport with a disabled tractor trailer, 80 eastbound, heading into exit 28, and route 15 and wharton, heavy traffic passed the accident scene alternate side suspended. new details with an arrest for a machete attack with three men outside a queen's bar. he allegedly argued with a three victims over a woman inside the bar and then left. police say he returned with a machete and hacked away at the men as they left at 5 a.m. sunday. an easter bunny was hopping mad as punches were thrown. police say the bunny brawl was
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. an abc news exclusive. david muir one-on-one with president obama, the first american president in cuba in almost 90 years. we're live from cuba this morning. also this morning -- scary celebrity hacks. adele's extremely personal photos stolen from her fia in, ce's e-mail. how you can keep your private e-mails safe this morning. from all about that bass to all about this dance. meghann trainor will get you dancing across the room. her brand-new look and music this morning.
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ready to tango. we're exclusively behind the scenes with the all-star cast of "dancing with the stars" as they get ready for the biggest night of the ballroom and inside the final rehearsals as we say -- good morning, america. we definitely do say good morning, america. time to spring it on. we're putting a spring in your step. all week long. look at that. working off those winter blues. megafitness event coming up. >> springing of spring, we have our own astro turf here. flowers for a fresh start to your spring. also, on this spring morning, we have an inspiring weight loss story from social media shrinking star, she shares
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tools she's using to stay on track. also sharing with you, the reason we have our good friend sam champion is here is because -- ginger zee as you know, she's getting ready for her big debut tonight on "dancing with the stars." we have all the excitement. we'll take you behind the scenes for her final rehearsal. >> she could really win this, folks. >> i'm not one to do it. she's on the odds-on favorite. from vegas. we're on team zee. >> good luck, ginger. now it's time for amy and the morning rundown. >> did you see me just do the limbo under the camera right there 1234. all right, this morning the big story to president obama's historic visit to cuba, the president is if havana right now, already spoken exclusively with "world news tonight" anchor david muir who's live in cuba with the very latest. david, good morning to you. >> reporter: amy, good morning to you.
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made here in cuba because president obama is the first president to visit cuba in 88 years. today, he'll meet behind closed doors with cuban president raul castro. the president tell me overnight he expects to be very blunt with cuban president with the changes he still believes need to happen rights. i asked him about the speech he'll make to the cuban people live on television. also a historic moment. i asked how far he'll go. >> i think there's already been a moment in which the cuban people recognize that america can be their partner and it's time to open up the world, if we can then get to congress to move the embargo, the last excuse the castro government has for the economic problems, i think that
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>> i asked the president if he believes the embargo will be term. he said, quite frankly, no, year. he's aware of the criticism back home from some that this embargo should not be lifted until human rights are taken care in cuba. we'll ask him about that in another interview. >> david, so happy that rain has eased there in havana. as david just said, much more news." george will be anchoring a special report on the this morning. donald trump's campaign taking action to cut down on violent actions. trump will be spending more on security at his larger events. trump says the violence is being caused by professional agitators.
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performance of hamilton, of course, the hottest ticket on broadway and schumer worked as a bartender before her career took off. the six staffers at the theater bar split the tip each getting more than $140. that's a very nice tip indeed. she knows what it's like. >> she did. some of them want to be a comedians. let's go to sam. >> george, robin, andymy, you're first morning menu of spring. celebrity hack. adele's private family photos leaked on online. how do we keep our pictures safe? how one woman used social media to shed 80 pounds. time to spring it on, by the
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you know that voice. adele. mesmerizing performance when we were young. >> wow. >> that was at the recent brit awards. the star, though, is facing unwelcome attention this morning reportedly becoming the latest
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her private photos posted online and jesse palmer is here with the latest on that. good morning, jesse. >> reporter: adele's attack is another in a series of celeb hacks. a huge invasion on this famously private star's life. hello >> reporter: this morning, global pop sensation, adele the newest victim of an alleged photo hacking scandal. her private photos, reportedly stolen and posted to a fan page on facebook. according to the sun, the leak include extremely personal photographs taken during her pregnancy. an ultra sound scan and newborn photos of her now 3-year-old son. one of adele's fans came across the photos and decided to alert the adele's management team.
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from the e-mail of her boyfriend, simon konecki. adele isn't the first celebrity targeted by hackers. vacation photos of harry stiles and kendall jenner were allegely stolen and leaked online saturday. a major hack leaked racy photos to the public. including stars like jennifer lawrence and kate upton. this case. one of the person responsible, pleading guilty of felony. facing anywhere from 18 months to 5 years behind bars. >> reporter: while adele is known for letting her voice take center stage she's kept her personal life far from the spotlight. she even battled the paparazzi back in 2014 after photos taken
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>> she works very hard to keep her private life private. this was a major violation for her. >> it will be interested to see how the handles this situation going forward. >> reporter: representatives from adele declined to comment on the matter. pretty scary stuff. you think all the private information that we have on our phones and our computers. obviously this is something that can happen to any of us. robin now has more on how to keep your information safe online. joining us more is becky worley and abc senior legal correspondent sunny hostin. let's start with becky first out in san francisco, what can you do to protect yourself sf. >> good morning, robin. most of us aren't as safe as adele. with 7 .of mempbs victimized by identity theft each year and revenge hacking on the rise, security matters. so, let's start with the cloud.
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backed up to the interntd. it's a life-saver if you lose your phone, but that account can be access from anyone from anywhere who can guess your password. your google and apple passwordses need to be rock solid. this is important. so much hacking is done by people you know. so, lock down your security questions. >> you know, i never thought about that. yourself. if you're doing it, you're making it easy for somebody else's as well. we're heard that the adele's boyfriend, it was his phone where the photos were hacked. >> e-mail is a particularly point of vulnerability. hackers send phony lix to people in e-mails. they go to fake websites that are made just to steal logon credentials and passwords.
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link that comes in an e-mail. even if it look like it from apple, google. >> and a tip from facebook. >> anyone can see them in public. thip three, you got to set your facebook account to friends only. instagram and twitter they're public. very much. going to be bring in sunny now. from a legal perspective, what can we do? >> we have seen it over and over recently. hulk hogan gets over $100 million because someone leaked his sex tape online. we see erin andrews get over $50 million for the same behavior. people should know the law is catching up now with technology.
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for this kind of behavior. >> it's out there in the internet. is there anything we can do? >> once it's out there it's out there. juries coming back giving these astonishing jury awards because we know once it's out there you can't get it down. it' not just the celebrities the law is going to protect, everyday people are going to be protected. i think all over the country, we're seeing laws crop up. the internet trols need to be aware. >> it's not just public figures, we all have to be concerned about this. sunny, becky, thank you as well. we have a good story about sharing photos next. it's the story that people can't stop sharing. this woman using the power of social media to shed major weight.
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all of her followers online. and abc's deborah roberts is here with the story. >> reporter: she has guts and determination. in front of millions of people, not many of us would have the courage to do it. but she says public weight loss is the secret to her success. 26-year-old ariel is social media's shrinking star. dropping a whopping 8 a 5 pounds over the last year. sweet success after yo-yo diets. >> i gained it back because i was so deprived. >> reporter: this my len yal has learned that slow and steady weight loss is the answer and apps make it easier. and plant nanny where her online plant dies if she's not drinking enough water.
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an instagram diary maz become her secret weapon. she put it on instagram. >> lot of pressure. >> it is. >> she shares her weight loss joyce and struggles with her online community. couple of months in, you had a setback. >> a man offered to give his seat. i thought because i was holding a lot of seat. he said, yeah, you should sit because you're pregnant. that was the turning point. >> reporter: while honesty has set her instagram account on fire. going from 115 followers to more than 51,000. some saying i'm very motivated. especially after hearing i'm not alone in my struggles. you know you're my hero.
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and now, opts for a small salad during a company lunch. >> it helps reduce your risk of diet-related chronic illnesses when you make healthy food choices. >> what are the top three things you have learned. >> do your research and preparing your own food and number three is to focus on small goals and non-scale victories. we focus so much on the scale. it's also, like, i ran a mile in ten minutes this week. me now. >> another nonscale victory throwing out her oversized clothes and donating them to needy women. the weight loss she says is always a work in progress.
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snacks. another difference is cutting out alcohol. these apps they're using, like the water nanny. you put it on your phone and you record your water intake and if you don't have enough your plant dies. if you're not drinking enough water you find out. another app, you can zap the bar code at different snacks to find out what's in the snack. >> that would be key. >> technology all the way around it's helping her and she's helping others. win-win. out to sam champion. >> good morning.
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we saw some sunshine . thanks, sam. good morning everybody, temperatures are still at freezing point in new york, 32 degrees in the park, wind chills at 27, cloudy outside, we're looking for warmer temperatures and brighter skies as we get into the afternoon. snow is wrapping up for suffolk county, winter weather advisory going until 10 a.m. because of slushy roads. 2:00 this afternoon should look nice for sunset go with a high of 49 today and 52 tomorrow.
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let's go back inside to -- >>. >> all: jesse. sam, come back into flower utopia. let's talk "pop news." one of the biggest movie premieres, batman v superman. we got the exclusive interviews. starring ben affleck, cavill. joining this cast of champions was a real-life superhero. the retired air force vet was nominated for his valiant 30 years of service to this country. turnball and his family got to walk the red carpet at the premiere and got to meet hollywood heroes ben affleck and henry cavill. it opens on friday. >> 30 years of service. >> that's pretty amazing. >> black carpet not a red carpet. >> does a kid like superman or batman? >> and which one?
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we're going spr superheroes now to royal news. the duchess of cambridge sat down for her first solo interview -- >> was that your british accent? >> he tried to slip it by you. >> that was so bad, jesse. >> i'm reading right through you. prince george and princess charlotte, the duchess shared details of her sharing nature. take a listen. >> she always leaves a little gift in their room and that shows her love for her family. >> the queen is thrilled about little charlotte saying she's very fond of her. >> let's be fair. you just got back from sydney australia.
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australian accent? >> i'm getting bullied by amy over here. amy and sam. here's my british accent. >> top of the morning to ya. >> that was awesome. >> and we digress. >> let's move on now to the meghan trainor's new video. >> of course, this is her first sing from her upcoming sophomore album, thank you, out on the 13th of may. she may be saying no, but we're saying yes to this high-power single.
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>> she looks fantastic. >> she does. >> thank you, jesse. >> we love you, jesse. >> i'm a great punching bag. so happy to be back, america. coming up, carrie underwood's trainer. great workout tips. and we're behind the scenes of "dancing with the stars" final rehearsal. ginger and the all-star cast
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let's check in on the morning commute now, debby. on the 4 train we are seeing delays uptown with signal problems at 167th in the bronx, lirr ronkonkoma branch, 20 minutes delays and new jersey transit on time, inbound, lower level disabled car clear, 48 at the george lincoln 40 holland 35 watch for delays 95 south, stalled truck going outside to the goethals bridge at the goethals bridge speed reduced due to slick
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an . quite a fire started about 11:00 on state street and once it got going firefighters had to deal with the flames and the snow, the fire gutted a 3 story building leaving 6 people homeless the cause of the fire is under investigation. an easter bunny was hopping mad at punches were thrown at a shopping mall in jersey city. they show it was posted on twitter yesterday, not clear how the fight began and near the spring display at the new port mall you can see shoppers crowding around the bunny as it was taken down. security steps in and subdues the easter character. it is 8:29. that will do it for us live with kelly and michael coming
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good morning america right here on abc 7. just dance it will be okay just dance welcome back to "good morning america." little sneak peek at "dancing with the stars'" final rehearsal. big premiere night. everyone getting we'll take you behind the scenes coming up. >> trying to get situated over here. >> i thought you were dancing. >> no, that would be ginger. >> that's ginger. lot more of that coming up. let's go upstairs to amy and sam right now. hey there. we were talking about amongst ourselves. time to spring it on. brand-new series helping you spring into shape. we're transforming your body with some help with celebrity trainer erin oprea.
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her book by the way is inspiring stars like carrie underwood and revealing how in four weeks you can save your life with four tips and four exercise and the 4, by 4 week tips. >> we're going to cut out the pasta at night. we're going to go to zucchini. use a spiralizer. so delicious. >> it smells good, too. >> it makes me hungry. >> week two, we're going to cut back sugar, not cut it back. >> thank you. >> we got it change. we still need the berries and stuff. we'll go from these loaded and sugar brownies to these powered peanut -- >> these are yes and tease are
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>> powdered peanut. >> week three. >> tacos are delicious. week three is no sodium. we eat too much sodium in our diet. so, right here, we'll go from tacos, we're going to do a low sodium or a no-salt seasoning. and then change it to lettuce -- >> i love lettuce wraps. the fourth one may be the hardest. >> unfortunately, week four is cutting back on alcohol. >> it ees's a good -- >> we want to cut it back two, three a week. >> i can do that. >> we can all do that. >> you want to talk about the exercise. we'll walk this way. all these folks have been doing your exercises. amy, don't leave me alone over here. you not to help me.
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>> this is tabata, a four-minute high intensity workout. 20-second exercise followed by 10 seconds of rest. round one, they'll do it for 20 seconds. they have a jab cross. solid body. >> this is great for your shoulders. >> working your core. >> i can see them squeeze their core. >> you do it with or without weights. 20 seconds on it. round two, we got jumping lunges. go down into a lunge form, jump and switch. >> not in these pants i'm not, it's the morning show. >> perfect form is important. you don't want to get injured. >> this one looks more complicated. >> this is the gator hops. we're jumping side by side. for a modified version, you can
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that's round three. >> we want swim suit gluts. >> what's on the last -- >> we have sumo squat jumps with air tap. jump in and touch. this one, nice and low, it will work your inner thighs, too. >> none of these are too complicated. you can get these and do them really quick. i got to say, everybody's smiling. usually in a workout segment everybody looks pained. >> that's the first four rounds. >> thank you. >> you're welcome. in repeat each one one more time. this is so, now, you guys -- my book has easier ones. this is more advanced. beginner from advanced. >> i'm ready to go. >> let's get ready for bikini season.
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let's do a little bit of weather now. you guys, do you think you can do it through weather all of the way through? i don't know. all right, here we >> amy has a very special guest. this is a great story.
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you for a moment. to grab my uncle steve. steve actually was on jeopardy and this was a life long dreams of yours, correct? friday night, let's see what happened. take a look. >> his creator sometimes found him a detestable, bombastic, tiresome little creature. your response was who is poirot and we have a new champion in steve. in 17,599 color. >> look at that. "jeopardy "jeopardy" winner. my uncle is seven years older than me. you were in third place coming into final jeeper day did. >> i had written it off. i was determined i lost. i thought there might be a chance at the very end. dream come true, unbelievable. >> buzz in the buzzer.
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jeopardy, timing is everything. you see me -- >> is that the trick, go, go, go. >> it's about timing and listening. >> i always wondered. champ. he knows best. jeopardy. tomorrow. back downstairs to george. >> that was pretty fun. the smarts run in the robach family. tonight, it's ginger's turn. new season of "dancing with the stars." features jing zee. you see her there practicing with value. melissa rycroft. >> reporter: fox trotting. and cha chaing. >> i'm not really nervous. >> reporter: our very own ginger
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>> i love adventure. i'll bring it out. >> reporter: donald trump's former wife said she's focused on dance steps and not politics. >> i was happy that donald trump endorsed us. >> reporter: they're so bonded they developed their own language. >> fox trot is like -- >> everything is falling apart. >> reporter: paige vanzant trading gloves for glitter. >> they're going to see a girlie, different side of me. >> a little bit different than what you're used to wearing. >> the skwins are different. >> what are his biggest assets in. >> his charm, his personality. >> reporter: they're excited for this opportunity to reach a huge audience. >> huge platform for me and the
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deaf people. >> reporter: wayna morris will be commuting by plane. >> i'm here, fly back to vegas do the show and fly back in the morning. >> reporter: he's not only the one who will be boo geeing coast to coast. >> you have a brand-new baby, this. >> i'm lucky, i got family, friends, everybody's making this not as difficult as i could be. >> ginger getting ready. >> new season of "dancing with
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8:00/7:00 central on abc. so many people failed. things need to be done. >> other voices i want you to meet. i want you to meet john connor, he grew up in flint. his mom lives there. >> your song fresh water for flint. powerful song. is it personal to you? >> absolutely personal to me. >> that's why we become artist to lend a voice to people that they're unheard. i have always tried to do that for flint, michigan. even before the water crisis. >> so happy sam you're bringing attention. because people can't forget what is happening there. and it could happen anywhere.
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newark they shut the water down. clean water isn't as easy as you think it. >> it's not a privilege but a right. place. i think we'll learn a lot for the show. >> 23.5 degrees with sam champion premiers tuesday on the weather channel. thank you for that. coming up best-selling
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>> i work all the time. doing six books this year. because the readers keep saying can't you write more or faster. i'm like, are you kidding? i'd never get out of my house. >> i'm one of the those. i'm guilty. tell us about this new book. >> i'm often intrigued by much more older people who we had no idea of who they were originally. she leaves a safe deposit book with fascinating letters a fortune in jewelry, even though everyone thought she was dead broke and two people, one from the court, one from an auction house want to find out who she was and they pursue her trail and find all kind of surprises and interesting things. really exciting you said -- you always fun, but you really
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>> i did, the woman was so intriguing, following her history and it affected the current people and it turns out, one of them is related to her and really exciting. >> it's always that little twist. >> i know. that little twist. they sometimes happen without my help. i was doing one that will be out in a couple of years, the main character killed his best friend. how did that happen? >> i didn't see that coming i called my editor in the middle of the night. i said, you're not going to believe it, he killed bill. >> you have some superfans here with us. jennifer has a question for you. jennifer. >> yes, the beginning, middle or end, what's the most challenging for you to write? >> the beginning is the hardest, getting started. i usually alphabetize my nail polish, redo my underwear drawer. i'm always looking for an excuse not to start.
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once i get the story then i'm off and run zmrg you're just like us. does your mother have a question? >> yes, if weren't a writer what would you be? >> dancing girl. no, i probably a designer because that was my training and i always liked the idea of being the lawyer. but i really like what i do, i wrote my first book at 19. i have been plugging away ever since. i really enjoy my work. >> i can get you on "dancing with the stars." >> oh, good. >> in case that's what you want to do. all right, you'd still be writing there on the ballroom floor. thank you, danielle steel. >> i love you, robin. >> that's going with me to key west next week. it's available in stores and online right now.
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the new abc comedy the real o'neal o'neal's list the vail on a too good to be true irish family. martha plimpton plays the mom of this dysfunctional but lovable family that has to get back to work. >> i'm worried that no one will hire me. i haven't had a real job since before the kids were born. >> your baskets are so good. remember the christmas basket that you made with the peppermint bark and the abstinence educational material. >> it was a classic. >> martha plimpton joins us now. the whole family watched last night. we had so much fun. your character eileen is a complicated one. >> she's very conservative, very faithful mother of three,
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midst of a major upheaval in her family life, she's getting a divorce, her son is gay and everybody knows. she wants to keep it a secret. she wants to sort of keep everybody perfect and under control the way she likes things and appearances are important to her. she has to renavigate her relationship with all of her kids. >> it kind of explodes. >> exactly. >> not a great moment for the family. this is based a little bit on real life the creator dan savage, a friend of yours, grew up in an irish family. in part it's his story. >> it's the launching point. very loosely based on his life, coming out to his irish parents. really had to learn how to
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be his advocate. we're sort of telling the story of that relationship and how, you know, perfect son is changing her idea of what family devotion is about. >> you find the laughs in it. >> martha mrichton thank you for coming. tomorrow night right here on abc.
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is that coffee? nespresso. what else?
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brought to you by chico's celebrating women whose unique style is impossible to ignore. let's say good-bye to our spring workout team. we want to thank you to dj irie. thank you for watching. don't forget to watch ginger and "dancing with the stars." there she is with val. have great day, everyone. if you think i'm running out i never am .
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this monday, conditions are already improving following over night snowstorm, amy freeze is joining us with an exclusive accuweather forecast. snow is deepest on long island around the area we had a lot of flurries, we have clouds giving away to sunshine, 34, wind chill 27 degrees looking at the radar and satellite picture just a little tiny bit left on the fork that will be the last of the snow, it will take time for the clouds to get out of here northwest wind 15 to 20 miles per hour. 49 freeze is the high temperatures, 52 tomorrow, the warmest day of the week is on good. yes, it does, thank you, amy. let's get a check on your morning commute now with debby. thank you, lori. we'll start on the subway on the 1 and the 4, lirr ronkonkoma branch 20 minutes delays metro north, harlem lime
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george, 25 lincoln, 35. hoboken a broken water main and delays on the l.i.e. west, let's go outside and show you a look at the l.i.e. westbound stop and go traffic here. alternate side parking rules are suspended back over to you, lori. debby thank you. and an easter bunny was hopping mad, and security eventually steps in and then is character. don't know why all that started in the first place. it is 8:58 that will do it
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and michael have a great day. again! again! again! again! again? again! again! general mills is removing artificial flavors and colors from our cereals. so you can love cereal...
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>> it's "live! with kelly & michael." today, film, broadway and television star, jeff daniels. and from "my big fat greek wedding 2," nia vardalos. also, we'll check out the hottest new luxury cars as we week. plus, "billons" co-star, malin akerman takes a seat at the co-host desk. all next on "live." [captioning made possible by disney-abc domestic television] >> and now, here are michael strahan and malin akerman!

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