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out. >> and there was the mishap where his cap ripped as he was trying to put it on. he used a teammate's. >> he tliped it inside out and off he went. >> the u.s. gymnastics team is dominating. the team's score was more than 8 points ahead of russia. >> and speaking of dominant, that's the biggest margin of victory since 1960. the americans had the highest team score on every event and gymnastics team simply ever. phelps, is gymnast, and katie ledecky contributed to the u.s. gold medals with nine. the u.s. is ahead in silvers and second in bronze. overall the u.s. has 26 medals. well ahead of china. >> we're doing well. we have a nominee for a mom who could get the gold for mother of the year if only we knew her name.
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texting a photo of her to completed chores. a clean kitchen. she made sure they couldn't use an older phone by specifying a box of crackers near the stove. >> the photo was posted online and went viral, even good housekeeping picked it up. the one hitch for other parents is they have to know how to change the password on the family wi-fi system, and they may need their kids help to do that. that is a tough one. >> the kidsta wi-fi pass word on the parents. we have just had a bad idea. >> the airport sprint in spain that landed a passenger in hot water as he tried to catch his flight. we've all been there where we missed a flight, but did you do this? >> i've never seen that one happen. and with more than a month left to go for summer 2016, we have fun ideas for cooling off in your own backyard.
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discount. the passengers can run faster then a the plane. >> it is ryan air. you have to run to your flight. here at home new questions are being raised for the clinton campaign over an unexpected visitor to one of herb campaign events in florida. >> the surprise and controversial spectator was feet away from the nominee. >> reporter: a florida campaign rally about 3,000 people strong. clinton, saddiqui mateen, the father of the orlando shooter. >> bill and i were in orlando about two weeks ago, and we had a chance to sit down with the mayor. >> reporter: mateen taking photos as clinton remembered the attack that left 49 people dead. a site she recently visited laying flowers to honor the victims.
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invited. >> it's a democratic party, so everybody can join. >> reporter: how did he get this prime spot? secret service telling us he passed through metal detecters like everyone else. clinton's aids will only say this individual wasn't invited as a guest, and the campaign was unaware of his attendance until after the event. also clinton under fire once again over benghazi. parents of two americans killed in the attacks including this mother who spoke out at the >> i blame hillary clinton personally for the death of my son. >> reporter: now filing a wrongful death lawsuit against clinton. tieing it to her private e-mail server saying her, quote, extreme carelessness caused the attack. the clinton campaign responding saying nine different investigations into benghazi and, quote, none found any evidence whatsoever of any wrong doing on the part of hillary clinton. and now there is talk about the debate schedule to come.
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trump says absolutely he will do three debates, but that seems to come with a caveat. he says he wants to see the conditions and who the moderators are. >> the moderators haven't been announced. but the dates, september 26th, october 9th in virginia, and october 19th at the university of nevada in las vegas. >> many people suspect the viewership numbers will be like oscars sort of numbers. some 30 million people are expected to watch the first debate. >> are they going to play the music if they go on for too long. zblnc the days of summer counting down. >> with the mercury in the 90s, we have super summer water fun
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? ? for most of the koicountry s has been a hot summer. anything that involves getting the kids outside plus water is a winning combination. we are joined by the senior editor of toy insider.com. thank you for being here.
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>> you're never too old yourself. a great way to cool down summer is a water balloon fight. nobody wants to fill and tie hundreds of water balloons. now you don't have to. this is bunch of balloons. this hooks up to your hose and fills over 100 water balloons in under a minute. they are self-sealed. no more tieing or hassle. lots of fun. >> no more putting them up to the faucet and spraying water before it starts. >> these are tons comes with a cool launcher. for a little educational fun in the water, this is the gio safari sub scope. kids stick it in the water and discover under water world. it's cool and has a light. >> night swimming now. >> you have a great view of what's going on below the surface. there's two times magnification. >> that's great. >> imagination never stops.
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mobile one, two, three my attack along ship. kids can imagine they're on board a luxury cruise line. it comes with figures, accessories. the entire top just snaps off. there's lots of room for storage inside. >> and look, there's a seat. there's a seat for everyone and a place for the dog. >> everyone has a little seat, and once play time is over, all the little pieces store inside, and you can take the ship. it has a nice handle.yo >> that's great. >> and then these are fun. we used to play diving games as kids all the time. we usually used coins. >> now you have something better than that. this is the finding dori dive characters. everyone loves finding dori and all her friends including nemo and hank. these drop right in the pool. and if you want to drop it on here, and they sink to the
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long as they're strong swimmers. >> and find nemo. >> we love these for the pool, and pool time is getting a royal and magical spin this year with mermaid magic princess sophia. >> dolls, pools, princesses combined. that's a winning combination. >> and when you hit the magical am y amulet on her dress, her entire fin lights up in different colors.>> pool. >> it looks awesome in the water, and her fin spins around. she flutters through the water. she has a hair brush. >> that's great. and these, these i recognize. they were much smaller when i was a kid. >> you are never too old to have a super soaker fight. >> no, i don't think so. >> and nurf is doing it bigger and better than ever. these are the nurf super soaker
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take aim and fire the water. >> that goes really far. >> over 30 feet. these do double duty. put on the missile and flip the screen switch, and now you're going to fire the missile. >> i don't think i switched the water switch all the way off. >> you can soak the missiles in water. >> i like that game. >> these are lots of fun. >> i have to switch mine. >> there >> those are really fun. and this carries a lot of water. >> over 20 ounces of water. >> these are really fun. this i think is more for adults than kids. >> kids and kids at heart. >> and the water balloons are a good time. it's always great having you here. and you can get more information not only on these fun water toys but many more on toyinsider.com. you're watching "world news
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? >> it's just so -- there are so many rio songs. >> that one is appropriate. we're going to check in with the women that many of the a rely on more than their own coaches. >> abc sat down with the elite sorority of olympic moms. >> reporter: they're three of the most ferocious fighters on the u.s. women's gymnastics team. simone biles. gabby douglas. and laurie hernandez.
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group gold medal. you've been here before. you've been through all the excitement and the nerves. how is rio different for you? >> i think it's a little different because gabrielle is four years older and to see how she's everything now, more settled and grounded. >> reporter: for nelly biles, her daughter in the spotlight for the first time. does she feel it in she's walking to rio and all the commentato medalings. that's pressure. >> i think simone tries not to pay attention to the expectations of others. i believe there's more pressure on me than her. i am so nervous. i am just a wreck. >> i want to know what it was like when you were with your daughters and saw their commercials run for the first time. >> the first time i saw her commercial, it really brought
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i was overwhelmed by the beauty that she portrayed. >> reporter: and as their daughters compete, the moms are taking it all. >> laurie the first hispanic gymnast to make the olympic team in 40 years. talk about being a proud mom. >> very proud of her, and just grateful for the moment. there were days that i would get a bit discouraged and she was like let's do this, mom, with a >> reporter: abc news, rio de janeiro. >> and the team have dubbed themselves the final five because it's the last year with their coach, and also the last year that there will be five players. from now on there will be four.
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this morning on "world news now," donald trump going off script. >> if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. although the second amendment people maybe there is. i don't know. >> critics slamming the republican nominee for alluding to violencega see it that way. we'll look at who he's blaming. a woman in her 70s shot and killed by police. it happened during a training exercise. details just coming in. and surveillance video shows a wild encounter with police in new mexico. we're getting a look at how dangerous the chase was for everyone on the ground. and swimming in gold, michael phelps and the u.s. swim team with drama in the pool
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second. and meet the chinese swimmer becoming an overnight global super star for her reactions outside the pool. your recap ahead on this wednesday, august 10th. from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm diane macedo. maybe she can cover the events. she's fun to watch. >> she's more colorful than many of the the olympic coverage so far. i can't wait to show you that. >> no lack of color in the presidential race. there's a flat denial from donald trump dismissing allegations of violence against hillary clinton. during a rally trump suggested the second amendment people may be able to stop clinton. critics immediately pounced accusing trump of making a vailed assassination threat.
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talking about the power of the voters. >> what i think you're talking about is the power of people that are in favor of the second amendment. and they have tremendous political power. and i think they really are strong. they are united. and trump tweeted overnight that he says the media is desperate to distract from clinton's anti-second amendment stance. trump was more north carolina. >> he did revisit the second amendment issue and criticized hillary clinton. it's your voice, your vote. let's get more from tom llamas. >> reporter: donald trump accused of crossing the line in a dangerous way. >> hillary wants to essentially abolish the second amendment. by the way, if she gets to pick
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although the second amendment people maybe there is. i don't know. >> reporter: just look at how one trump supporter reacted after trump said that. hillary clinton tweeting this statement from her campaign. a person seeking to be the president of the united states should not suggest violence in any way. the trump campaign says trump wasn't talking about violence. that he was trying to rally support releasing this statement. it's called the power of unification. second amendment people have amazing them great political power. and about his comments that clinton will pick the next supreme court justice, the nra tweeting donald trump is right. in hillary clinton gets to pick her anti-second amendment judges, there's nothing we can do. senator chris murphy tweeting
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it's not just democrats. in prominent republicans in the last 24 hours say they've had enough of trump. 50 leading gop national security experts writing the letter saying trump would be, quote, the most reckless president in american history. trump saying nothing is wrong with his campaign style. >> i've always had a good temperament. i don't think it's appropriate to start changing all of a >> reporter: and dismissing gop leaders abandoning him. >> the politicians, they don't me. they don't understand me. >> reporter: we reached out to the secret service. they said they're aware of what donald trump said but no comment on whether this will be investigated. house speaker paul ryan is celebrating aing a resounder vi in wisconsin. he won with more than 80% of the
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and is well liked in his congressional district. but the race gained some attention when trump praised the opponent and delayed his endorsement of ryan. now to the other major story we're following this morning. a deadly police shooting in south florida. a 73-year-old woman was shot and killed during a community event with the police. the victim and an officer were supposed to be role-playing a scenario involving simulated looethal force. she was ck and pronounced dead later at the hospital. officer has been placed on leave. we'll have more details when they become available. a justice department uncovered a pattern of racial discrimination by the baltimore police. they routinely make stops, searches and arrests of african american. the investigation was prompted by the death of freddie gray. the report caused the
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19 people shot on monday including a ten-year-old boy. the boy survived. nine of the victims were killed making it the deadliest day in the city in 13 years. that's according to to the chicago tribune. at least 426 homicides this year. many of the victims have been children. now to the growing humanitarian crisis in syria. the u.n. says children in the city to have aleppo are atra water supply has been shut off for more than four days. some 2 million people are without vital supplies according to the u.n. now adding to the misery, temperatures have been above 100 degrees in the city all week long. and a high profile meeting between turkey's president and russia's president, the visit spended to send a message to turkey's leaders that allies in the west and whom he blames for what he considers a lack of
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u.s. to extri diet the man he claims was behind the plot. let's go to to olympics. big victories in swimming and gymnasti gymnastics. >> the americans have won nine gold medals. eight silvers. the most of any country. japan has one more bronze than the u.s. over all, we're far ahead in the overall medal count with >> with more on day four's victories and defeats, here's jim ryan. >> reporter: meet the new golden girls. the u.s. gymnastics team. simone biles led with powerful performs in every event sealing the deal with her floor routine. her teammates quickly rushed in to celebrate. now biles and the team captain get ready to compete against
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competition. michael phelps reclaims glory in the 200 meter butterfly. the world's best swimmer touching the wall first and earning his 20th gold medal. after flashing a number one sign and waving his hands as if to say bring it on. phelps joined a rely including ryan lochte. phelp's swim cap broke. the team helped him to s 21st lifetime medal. katie ledecky took on a stacked field in the 200 meter free style and came through finishing first. more good news. the u.s. women's soccer team advances to the quarter finals. the team came out with a 2-2 draw against colombia. it was enough to put them at the top of the group. a huge upset on the tennis court.
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more drama in the pool over at water polo. the u.s. women's team scored an upset win against spain. in boxing, the quarter finals in a anonymous decision over japan. jim ryan, abc news, rio de janeiro. and olympic athlete that hasn't won a gold melgd and doesn't have an endorsement contract and touted, but she's stealing the show. >> he's animated, funny. she has a killer smile. and take a look. the 100 meter backstroke semi finals. she thought she came in fourth, and then she was surprised to learn she came in third when talking to a chinese reporter. here's the reaction.
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viral in china. >> that's so cute. man, that's beautiful. >> melgtdals aside, she seems te having a good time in rio. >> i always wonder how the olympians keep their composure. they work their entire lives for this, and they get on the podium and seem calm. i feel like that i would probably be a little more like this. >> michael phelps has won his 21st time on the podium he was tearing up. it was touching. >> you would think by then he'd be used to it. >> as for the anchor medal count, portugal. >> a medal in judo. what about belize? >> nothing yet. but track and field, we rule the world. later in the mix, the woman not to be. >> a cop's point of view during a heart stopping chase with a
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girl, simone biles helping the women's gymnastics squad grab gold in rio. just who is the pint sized power house stealing the show. >> you have share your favorite moments from the olympics at our facebook page at wnnfans.com. you're watching "world news now." introducing new k-y touch gel cr?me. for massage and intimacy. every touch, gently intensified.
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video of a car choice in new mexico. police asked the suspect to stop after he's caught trying to steal a truck but takes off in a porsche instead. he weaves in and out of traffic and the spike strips don't deter him. he hits another car with a family inside at the time. the suspect flees on foot but is captured later. the man has a long criminal history in tennessee. he was released from prison last week. switching developments in the mysterious death of a jogger in massachusetts. >> because of that, authorities in massachusetts and new york city are working their cases together to try to see if there might be a possible connection. here's linsey davis . >> reporter: hundreds of tips pouring in in massachusetts as a community tries to solve a gruesome murder in their rural town. >> we're still approaching this from every angle.
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act. >> reporter: a google employee disappears during an afternoon jog on sunday. her body found less than a half a mile from her mother's home. we learned investigators are looking into sexual assault and burns on her body. >> doors unlocked a often, but not anymore. >> reporter: police in massachusetts haven't ruled out a connection to the murder of a woman who disappeared while jogging in new york. the nypd residents desperate for answers. >> there were several piece of evidence being processed as we speak. >> reporter: to grieving families, a father said her daughter was not in a relationship with anyone. authorities in massachusetts say they do not have a suspect. linsey davis , abc news, queens, new york. coming up in the next half hour. the major cast shakeup at saturday night live in the heat
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obama impersonators. what the cast members are now saying about the unexpected departu departure. >> first the final five take home the gold. we have the story behind a 19-year-old being called the human spring and her long road to olympic glory. you're watching "world news
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cc1 test message cc1 test message ? ? >> that's a really pumped up version of tina. >> the u.s. women's gymnastics team are proving they are simply the best. flipping, tumbling, vaulting,
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team is in gold. and it was led by simone biles. >> this morning we're learning details about the training and discipline that went into the making of these amazing 19-year-old olympic champion. >> reporter: biles is said to be perhaps the best gymnast of all time. the smallest woman on the u.s. team at just 4'8". she hasn't lost a competition in three years. so talented, in fact, that she even he ---ed after her. >> she flips back and on the second one she does a half turn and lands forward. >> reporter: the 19-year-old is a three-time world all around champion. the first woman to win the title three times in a row. she's earned 14 melgtds in the world championships. 10 of them gold. night line sat down with her before the team trials to find
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gymnastics history. >> on monday and wednesday i train from 1:30 to 5:30. and other days 9:00 to 12:00 and three to six. and saturday 9:00 to 1:00. >> that earned her theed admiration of coaches. >> her coach remembers the moment she saw her for the first time at age six. >> i was like what is with this kid. she did a round off back hand spring her first it to me. >> it's the hand springs perfected that set her apart. >> knowing exactly where you are in the air. some people have incredible balance. imagine it without your feet on the ground and knowing when to take your feet down to the floor so you don't die. he's a major rock star. when you people like bela karolyi saying she's probably
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seen, that's a really big deal. >> reporter: she's one step closer to proving that's the case. she's favored to win four more medals in the individual events. >> i guess it would solidify her as the best ever. >> reporter: in fact, she's two melgtds away from becoming the most decorated american gymnast of all time. >> you feel everything. like all your hard work put into that one moment, and then with the something you can remember forever. >> reporter: matt gutman in rio. >> and her mother actually says that while simone appears calm during the competitions, her mom is a nervous wreck. she says she don't know how simone manages the feelings. >> it was fascinating watching her with the weight of the team on her shoulders getting ready for that floor routine that would mean gold for them. she seemed calm.
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time now for the mix. very big day for the u.s. in the olympics. and the canadians are also getting a lot of attention this morning. specifically the volleyball team. they had a nice victory, and two of the players were very excited. you this is a chest bump. apparently the other didn't get the memo. left him hanging. >> oh. >> a little awkward. >> it kind of remind me of when you had the prime minister of canada and the president and they didn't really know what to do. you know, the president went in for the chest bump and -- >> i think this might beat that. world leaders don't often go in
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there's this guy in rome doing a selfie. after the fact he noticed a photo bomb. it's a nice picture, and then you see this guy in the background. on this t shirt it says stop taking selfies. >> he doesn't look very happy. >> no. exactly. he's done with the selfie craze. apparently the internet has gone crazy about this as you would expect. so that guy has now been appearing on other selfies all there goes the photo bomber. this is the most tweeted photo ever. yep. there he is. and then he's back again. >> he is just not a happy camper. >> yeah. all right. so there you have it. >> all right. well, here's a much cuter story. there's a flight attendant
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the dog starts following her around. this went on for days. she said she started changing her way to the hotel, waiting and trying to change her routine. the dog kept following her. she arranges him to be rehomed. the dog runs away, and she finds him again waiting outside the hotel. in january or february, she's since finally capitulated. she filled out the paperwork and germany. >> that dog was on a mission, and smart. you imagine how tough it is to try to find a job. this one woman who works in health care and has been trying to find a job for seven months. when she got a job, she decided to bridge the engagement photo craze and make the announcement to her friends. she grabbed the job offer and took engagement photos with it. this one saying i said yes.
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this morning on "world news now," donald trump is trying to clarify a statement he made about the second amendment. the clinton campaign calls his words dangerous. trump says they have it wrong. we have the latest reaction from the campaign trail. red, white and blue in rio. more golds for team usa and more headaches for olympics trying to figure out why a diving pool turned green. a deadly shooting. >> police invest dpating a 9-1-1 call. >> a resident concerned by people called hoodlums in the street outside his home. and a cast shake up in saturday night live. the show drops two of the biggest stars best known for their presidential impersonations. what one of the stars is saying in the skinny on this wednesday,
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from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning. i'm diane macedo. >> i'm kendis gibson. stop me if you've heard this before. donald trump mired in controversy because of words that he used. >> trump told supporters in north carolina clinton wants to take away their guns and then he suggested there's not much people can do except maybe people in favor of the second amendment cod he said he was talking about voting, not violence. >> people mobilize and vote, they can stop hillary from having the impact on the court, but that's not how the media is spinning it. what's your reaction? >> nobody in that room thought anything other than what you just said. this is a political movement. >> trump tweeted last night the media is desperate to distract
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>> clinton is gaining ground in the latest polls. >> reporter: donald trump blasting hillary clinton in north carolina. >> hillary wants to abolish, essentially, the second amendment. >> reporter: then saying this. >> if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. although the second amendment people, maybe there is. i don't know. watch the man behind trump react. the clinton is dangerous. a person seeking to be the president of the united states should not suggest violence in any way. trump's campaign not walking anything back saying second amendment people have amazing spirit and are tremendously unified which gives them great political power. as a new national poll shows hillary clinton expanding her lead, and trump facing more backlash from republicans. senator susan collins of maine writing in a washington post op
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temperament, self-discipline and judgment to be president. she said she's not sure who she will vote for. >> i have a lot of concerns about hillary clinton, and i am not going to support her. >> reporter: clinton continuing her campaign swing through florida touring a health facility in miami where she pushed for more action to combat zika virus. >> if we don't deal with zika virus, we will have consequences. georgia and arizona. recent polling shows she might be contending there. the campaign thinks it could be worth the investment. thank you. hillary clinton is distances herself from the father of the orlando night club shooter after he turned up at a rally in florida. he was spotted in the crowd.
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attendance until after the event. clinton said she disavows his support. now to a developing story from south florida involving a deadly police shooting. police in punta gorda say a 73-year-old woman was killed during what was supposed to be a simulated lethal force scenario. instead she was hit by live gunfire and died at the hospital. the officer who fired the shot has been placed on leave. and breaking overnight, gunfire listen to that. this is in ferguson, missouri, marking the second anniversary of the shooting of michael brown. a car struck a young man so bad he flew into the air. as the car drove away shots were fired. no injuries were reported from the gunfire. the death of michael brown sparked protests and a national debate about race and the law. a man charged against murder after shooting a man outside his
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police say he fired a shotgun from inside his garage hitting the victim. thomas was on his way to his car after leaving a party. once before the shooting someone called police complaining about, quote, hoodlums. >> we got a bunch of hoodlums out here racing. i'm locked and loaded. i'm going outside to secure the neighborhood. you need to send pd as as possible. >> his mother says thomas has never been in any trouble. >> the travel nightmare continues for delta after the computer outage. the airline reports some computer systems are still working slowly. more than 1600 flights were cancelled an another 2000 delayed. delta spent millions over the years trying to update the aging technology to prevent a massive system failure just like they had on monday. the nicu at a washington d.c. hospital is being disinfected later today after a
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all the babies were transferred last night as a precaution. two infants died in the unit last week. officials say they haven't discovered a link to the bacteria. fertility rates have reached the lowest ever recorded. a report from the cdc finds the lowest number of newborns there's also fewer babies born to teens. >> this is shocking to us. brand new baby girl in southern california is going to have quite the birth story to tell one day. >> tessa's parents were at the hospital expecting her arrival. as the labor progressed, mom decided she needed to use the restroom, and then a surprise. >> i wasn't intending on pushing or anything. everything just came out.
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>> that's right. i guess she was in a hurry to get here. dad grabbed the baby from the water as doctors and nurses rushed in to help. the couple says they can laugh about it knowing their bundle of joy is healthy and happy and that she made quite a splash upon arrival. >> part of the trend, i guess, over the last decade or so have been water births, so maybe that was taking it to an extreme? >> an easier, more convenient way. >> apparently this isn't very uncommon. there was a woman in britain who had it happen twice to her. >> the second time she didn't know she was pregnant. >> interesting. coming up, hard to keep track of how many gold medals one guy has. how michael phelps earned his latest gold. >> how about his and her yachts?
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our olympic desk. it looks good from the waist down. now with our samba moves as we bring you the highlights from rio. we start in the pool where michael phelps got to 21. >> phelps was the anchor of the 4 by 200 relay. americans won the race before he got in the pool. ahead of britain. he has 21 gold olympic gold medals. more gold medals than 120 countries. an hour earlier he won the 200 butterfly final as well. >> duh. >> katie ledecky is good. she picked up her second gold. it could be a historic run.
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you might remember she crushed the world record in the 400 on sunday. and it was also a good day for team usa out of the pool with the gymnastics team getting a second gold medal. simone biles, they finished more than eight points ahead of the competition. >> some are saying that this women's gymnastics team could be the best. they were 12 for 12 on their routines. >> that was not the case for the u.s. women's soccer team the squad threw away a lead in the 90th minute to get to a tie against colombia. >> hope made a mistake and allowed an embarrassing goal. usa plays sweden in the quarter finals on friday. serena williams is done for the games. she lost in the third round capping a disappointing olympics for the williams sisters. >> she and her sister were eliminated, the first olympics
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>> we'll have to see them at the open. >> one gold medalist has always known the gold medal was in his future. >> he wrote it in a book when he was just eight years old. >> reporter: this 21-year-old winning his first gold medal and setting a new record for the 100 meter backstroke at his first summer games. it's something he's been dreaming of since he was a boy. dedicating it to his mom, drawing her on the left. a little drawing of himself at the bottom there and the gold medal he one daydreamed of winning. when i grow up, i hope i'll break the world records. i want to be the best swimmer in the world. his mother telling us she remembers all those home movies long hours of practice, and years of grueling competitions.
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it all as she remembered something else. that look of determination and focus in ryan's eyes then and now. he will be going for his second gold on thursday night. his mom will be right there cheering him on from the stands. such a cutie. a great story. and here's one more story about swimming at the olympics. >> the water in the pool went from blue to green and no one is sure why. apparently there's a buildup of algae of some sort. it had been a normal light blue the day before, and the water in the neighboring pool also blue. >> olympic officials say the water was tested and there is no risk to the divers. would you have gone in? >> speculation is that the pool wasn't properly treated overnight and the algae started to form. >> that looks gross. once again, for us who are counting, at this early morning hour, this just in, belize has still not won a medal.
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time for the skinny starting with a major cast shakeup at snl. long time cast members have been given their walking papers along with relative newcomer, john riniski. >> this is weird because it's at the height of the presidential race, and the fact that two of them may be best known for their impressions of donald trump and president obama. >> well, it's very simple. everybody gets a job. salaries go way up. we build a wall. it's huge. over in china they're going to say, now that's a wall. >> russian forces occupy the peninsula. and crimea lawmakers began steps to succeed. i've heard so many questions
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questions like is this the first step towards war. what can the united states do? and hold up, what's crimea. >> they say the decision caught him by decision since he still had one more year to go on his seven-year contract. still, he says he has zero regrets. >> interesting timing. next, when you're planning a wedding there are his and hers everything. towels. if you really have a big life, you get his and her sofas. >> if you have a huge life, you get his and hers yachts. mariah carey gave a tour on a yacht named of her favorite italian get away. >> the yacht bigger than many mcmansions, six state rooms that accommodate up to 12 guests, two bars, a gym, a library, and a recording studio. >> to add to her list of hits.
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personal chef and it costs a whopping $340,000 a week plus expenses, including $40,000 a week just for fuel. >> however, it pales no comparison to her fiance's yacht. s the listed officially at the seventh largest vessel in the world. >> she married -- she's marrying right. wow. all right. one celebrity couple who apparently won't be walking down the aisle any time soon, kristi brinkley and john mellencamp. >> the 62-year-old supermodel and 64-year-old rocker have reportedly ended the relationship. both sides blame their heavy career demands. >> the couple hit it off last year after meeting at a party last summer, where else but in the hamptons. and brinkley recently revealed she was working hard on not to
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magazine they intend to remain the best of friends. >> don't they all? >> and finally we have some celebrity glad tidings to report. >> we're talking about the power couple, megan fox and brian austin green. they welcomed their third son and have given him a unique name. journey river green. >> the couple has two sons, noah, and body. >> their marriage was heading for splitsville last year with fox filing for divorce a source tells us weekly that they are, quote, totally back together. a baby will do that. >> congrats. >> yeah. >> mariah carey getting married. >> journey river green. >> journey river green. i kind of like it. >> green is a good last time to play with. >> green river journey? >> i think journey river green.
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this time around he's promising a very authentic performance. when you watch this movie next april and it seems like i'm not acting and some of these scenes and my blood is boiling, you're right. >> can you smell with the rock is cooking? >> reporter: apparently he's cooking beef. >> so tmz reports that dwayne johnson the rock was actually -- he has some beef with vin dies who is not only the star with the movies but he's also the franchise's producer or one of them. >> so he's possibly angry about vin diesel. he's not naming names but we're saying -- >> he's pulling out the wrestling terms now. i would watch out. >> we'll be right back. this is abc's "world news now" informing insomniacs for two decades. abc's "world news now" informing insomniacs for
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making news in america this morning, donald trump is on damage control after saying second amendment supporters might be able to stop hillary clinton. overnight trump is clarifying his comments as the clinton campaign says he's encouraging violence. we're live in washington. breaking overnight a deadly shooting during a gun ns hit with a live round. firefighters pull a woman from a burning building. we have new video of the dramatic rescue. and 21 and counting. michael phelps adding two more gold medals to his treasure chest and the women's gymnastics team living up to the hype and beyond.

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