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good morning,ght now the saturday showdown. they're voting in five states today. will it be another trump triumph. >> did you get them out? ugly. the biggest conservative gathering. >> someone told him megyn kelly was going to be here. >> and hillary clinton tries to extend her lead over bernie sanders his his do or die moment? shocking find. the new twist in the infamous o.j. simpson murder case. that knife allegedly found buried in o.j.'s oldts of the case remains an here.
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the new crucial details, whatg about it now. how armed robbers stole $5 million in gold. their daring highway truck robbery.e of guys that look like they just got their hands zip tied behind their back. >> disabling the drivers in a plot straight out of the movie. and the v. the judge on vacation who reeled in a giant lottery jackpot. chartering a jet to claim his e did the minute he found out his life was changing forever.ood morning. we're going to get to the overnight headline, the o.j. story in a moment but we start here with a big day in a presidential campaign that will probably be talking about for hat's a good point. there are five states in play today. the democratic side, hillary clinton and bernie sanders will
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delegates and sanders uphill battle after a rough super tuesday. >> on the republican side, 155 delegates up for grabs in four states, these contests come after what may be theek yet in the campaign with the party in open warfare over this man, donald trump. >> and here he is overnight at a rally in louisiana. look at that, holding aminus the binkie. the establishment trying to derail him. abc's mary bruce inc. without the mini-me. hi, mary. >> reporter: hi, good morning. well, thousands of conservatives will gather here today. this conference has been a must attend event foridential candidates, but this morning, donald trump is changing things up once again. overnight chaos at this donald trump rally in new orleans. >> did you getuy. get the protesters out.
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>> get them out. see, in the old days,dn't take so long, folks. we're in a little bit of a different world today. >> reporter: this as trump clash clashes with the republican party. >> millions and millions of people are coming to vote forlicans and joining the republican party because of me. >> reporter: as republican voters in four states head to the polls, this morning the gop is in a war with itself. >> if he's ourll split the republican party and it will be the end of the modern conservative movement. >> reporter: the billionaire's rivals and the republican establishment making a t to stop trump as he barrels towards the nomination. >> there is no doubt if we remain divided, donald trump wins. >> joplin kasichll be no clear winner from the primary season at all suggesting the jop is heading to a contested convention. >> you think it's going to be a >> i do. >> reporter: and this year trump
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appearance at the last moment amid to face push-back. his rivals pounced. >> i think somebody told him megyn kelly was going to be here. >> reporter: and this morning there are just four republican candidates carson announcing he is out. >> you know, there's a lot of people who love me. they just want to vote for me but it's okay. >> reporter: now trump was slated to speak here first thing this morning but insteadampaigning in florida and kansas, one of those four states holding its republican contest later today. paula. >> thanks, mary. we move to the democrats. chance to widen her lead today over bernie sanders and he's reminders voters of her inconsistencies and contradictions throughout her political career and abc's david wright outside clintonn brooklyn with the story. good morning, david. >> reporter: good morning, paula. that's the building right there behind me. clinton's campaign this weekend is actually managingng that this time around, they're the
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this morning, it's do or die for bernie sanders.e, bernie. >> reporter: vermont senator still has huge crowds and getting lots of donations but he also needs to catch up in the >> bring your friends and your relatives and your neighbors and your co-workers. >> reporter: 26 delegates are up for grabs in louisiana, nebraskare bernie stopped at this barber shop to get a trim on the trail. hillary clinton, meanwhile, is taking aim at her republican ll clinton too. >> the republican presidential i don't know what to call it i guess debate, there were so many insults flying back and o keep track. >> watching the sixth grade recess fight and io make of that deal last night. i was just speechless. >> reporter: the problem is, the spectacle over on the gop side is turning out republican voters.
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on super tuesday more than 8.5 million republicans got out to vote compared to fewer than 6 million democrats.dition to the three states today there's also maine coming up tomorrow. 30 more delegates at stake. three out of the four states voting this weekend are actually caucus states and those areor bernie, dan. >> david wright, thank you. for more on all of this let's bring in abc news political analyst matthew dowd. let's start with the so trump is now running up against the cpac convention, also mitt romney, also mccain, can he be stopped? >> i think he's right nowfloyd path. he's not inevitable but on a glide path. all is happening by the establishment of the party, a little like wiley e. road runner. they keep putting out acme explosives and trump goes over it, it's going to work anticipate the thing falls and
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driver's seat and today is an important day that ted cruz especially has to win a couple of the states tonight, which he has a possibility of doing totum of donald trump. >> do you think we're heading toward a contested convention. >> i think it's 50/50 and i think today will be part of it. three of four today it's a huge effort but michigan on tuesday is a big state, if donald trump wins that but i think as of today, it's ly on the democratic side does bernie sanders have any viable path toward the nomination at this point in your view. >> he is has a path but i don't know how viable it is. at this point he has to win mostday. he has to win the states tomorrow and has to win some of the states on tuesday but right now it looks like his campaign is becoming more of a message campaign than a campaign that lly can win the delegates. >> matt dowd, we love having you here, thank you, man. be sure to watch "world news tonight" for up to the minute continuing coverage and, paula, over to you. >> we move on to another big
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a knife found at the old o.j. simpson estate is beingies. was it the knife used in the double murder case in what was called the trial of the century? this is the fascinating new development and our matt gutman is on therning. hi, matt. >> reporter: hey, good morning, paula. the lapd is working on gleaning whatever forensic evidence it can from that mud e but already investigators are telling us it's probably not the murder weapon. still, its discovery enough to set in motion the once again. it's seemed the first lead in the o.j. sitch case in years. >> described as ater: a frenzy of interest. >> police say investigators are -- >> testing i knife. >> reportedly found -- >> reporter: the possibly the knife used to murder simpson's ex-wife and her friend n 1994 may have finally been found. >> well, i was really surprised. >> reporter: police say a
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knife allegedly foundperty to an off-duty officer near the simpson estate in the late 1990s. at the time the house was being rebuilt. the retired says he called the lapd to alert them that he had some sort of evidence but was told the case was closed. >> is this another case of the lapd or an lapd officer ence in the o.j. simpson case? >> well, i certainly hope not but it certainly is very concerning to us thatr, whether retired or active, would not know to submit and turn in evidence or what is believed to be what he held on to a souvenir for 18 years likely isn't evidence at all. their initial investigation shows it couldn't be the murder weapon, the knife notetails of the crime. investigators who worked intimately on the o.j. simpson case say that over the years this i've received 150 knives. some of them the demolition and reconstruction of this house.
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the knife for possible dna evidence. >> it would be interesting if there were some evidence on that knife that pointedhave helped to bury it. >> reporter: the news breaking just as the new fx series "american crime story: the o.j. simpson" is in full swing but 50s too late to slow the tide of tweets and speculation. evenfound to be covered, smeared in o.j. simpson's dna there is only one person who couldn't be put on trial for those murders. o.j. ld be double jeopardy being put on charge or being charged with i a crime he's already been acquitted of. >> o.j. is serving time on anrelated crime and he is eligible for parole next year. we want to dig deeper with former fbi garrett in washington.
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>> as you heard matt's piece authorities saying this is very likely not the knife that killedwn simpson and ronald goldman. are we saying there's still evidence on >> there could be dna, hairs and fiber that could be linked to the victims, to o.j., to someone else. so despite the fact the knife may not be the correctl have to go through the forensic testing. >> so they're going through that forensic testing. let's say there is no dna evidence on it. so what are the otherl be looking at? >> well, first of all, you need to track the knife. what's the ticktock of where it came from? how did the officer get in e was it found on the property and feed to have someone look at the knife because it could have predated o.j. property has been there a long time so it's very important to follow the trail of whered on the property and what
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the officer got it? >> all right, brad garrett. insight. so many are fascinated byhis morning. thanks for joining us. >> a lot of other news this morning, as well. for that as always we get it over to dr. ron morning, sir. >> good morning to you, dan and paula. rachel, good morning, everyone. we begin with new details on what might be on that locked iphone belonging to one of the . this district attorney in that area of southern california says the phone belonged to syed farook, could have information about a possible third shooter and also a -- pose a t, apple, excuse me, in a battle with the fbi refusing to create software to unlock it. farook and his wife killed 14 people in that terror opments in the flint, michigan, water crisis. construction crews have begun digging up the first pipes blamed for leaking lead in drinking water. replace pipes in 8,000 homes starting in neighborhoods where the household is most at risk.
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federal state of emergency. new details about the drug lord joaquin "el chapo" guzman after escaping a mexican prison. according to a published report quoting his daughter he entered while he was on the run visiting her in her home in california. the drug kingpin was recaptured in january. amazing. and the tennis world has lost a legend.ns has died. mr. tennis as he was known launched his career at the "boston globe" and became a fixture on television including espn known for his col and even his colorful pants. collins was elected to the international tennis hall of fame in 1994. he was 86 years of age. and two be rescued from the icy waters off alaska because of dangerous weather. a coast guard helicopter swooping in to get the two british men to safety. the thrill seekers trying to bering strait.
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finally animals at the l.a. zoo captured on camera. google installing cameras with a photo any of a lens. you can check it out. these snapshots at zoogle m wearing this dark blue tie to recognize march is national colon cancer awareness month pointed out by a viewer of the it? >> i didn't know you had one. i call him the undertaker. >> my wardrobe saysneral eal. >> dark blue tomorrow. >> i'm on it. >> thank you, ron. we move to sports reporter erin andrews and her emotional courtroom battle. closing arguments heard ase is now in the hands of the jury. she is suing a hotel and her stalker for $75 million over
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videod online and eva pilgrim has been following it from nashville where deliberations are set to begin. hi, eva. >> reporter: good morning, paula. a jury of seven women and five men will soon decide who ise for a naked video of erin andrews that went viral online and if she is entitled to any money for what happened. the erin andrews case, lawyers disagreeing on the damage done to her after that secretly recorded naked video went viral. >> what is the damage that has been sustained and has pay increased. what is it you compensate the person for? >> don't they get it. not ary? where have they been during this trial? >> reporter: andrews suing her stalker michael barrett as well as the owners and managers of that nashville marmillion claiming the hotel made it easy for barrett to get a room next door to hers so he
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out of the shower.ave done it without the negligence of the nashville marriott. >> reporter: the jury will soon have to decide whether barrett and the nashville marriott should pay for what sheh and if so, how much. >> if she wins this case as ugly as it sounds, these jurors will suffering. >> this could have been stopped. the nashville marriott could have just called me. putting this man to you, they could have stopped it. >> reporter: the verdict in this case will send a message to both hotels and those who stay in them. >> there's no question that if there was an here that the hotel and the management group had to pay, that it would send a serious message that you better be ter: now, the jury has taken the weekend off. they will return to begin
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dan. >> all right, eva, thank the weather now and meteorologist indra petersons. good morning, indra. >> good morning, big story setting up out west talking about the atmospheric river., tons of moisture expected to move into the west coast. just take a look at the line of storms that will be funneling into the area.atching as tons of advisories. any doubt, watch that beach erosion, huge threat, surf up to 15 feet. here's the key, raining right storms will be moving in, not one, but one, two, three that will continue to bring all that heavy rain so the threat for mud slides in the region but even with all of this, los angeles still 7he average for this time of year, it is not going to be making a depth for the brought conditions just yet but i have to end on a good note finally a huge pattern shift out s coal and where it's warm like it's been all season long. that is now shifting and that's some great news.
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cooler air this morning. midshipman to upper 30s today see a few flurries that will transition into more rain this afternoon, not a the rate will continue an overnight knows into 26 degrees, and the winds 5-6 miles per >> middle of the work. >> we already love you. >> temperatures going up. >> i was going to say we already love you. >> everybody else but ron. ron will love me by the end of the every now and then, okay? it's all right. >> i do. >> ron's motto, you can always do better. >> perfect. >> i got to ask, when was the last time you went fishing? >> i was like 5ke and called it good. >> it was a fluke. >> quite literally. >> all about the pan fish.
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a fishing trip to florida turned of a lifetime shocked to hear he was holding on to a powerball ticket worth more than $290 million. that was not a th here with more on his big payday and tell you why rachel is here in a moment. let's hear more about this. >> yes, first up a quick pit stop for some ice and $10 in on the way home from vacation made one pennsylvania man and his two friends, $291 million richer. >> reporter: this morning, a retired judge is celebrating the biggest catch of his life. the pennsylvania judge on vacation fishing in the florida ait and bought a lotto ticket to split with a couple of friends back home. james stocklas, 67, soon jackpot. >> $291.4 million. >> he stopped in this convenience store for some ice and that golden powerball >> i got goose bumps. >> reporter: the judge kept the
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while he was there at his favorite diner, he realized his ticket was a n the restaurant right now, the breakfast is on me i'm a millionaire. >> reporter: his next monable decision was to immediately and fly back to florida, only this time with the two friends who share the winnings. >> wonder what it would feel like to hit a bigg because i never win nothing and, well, i found out today. >> reporter: opting for the cash lump sum they'll each get about $40 cool. but check it out, the judge's brother also claimed powerball winnings that day, just not as big. he took home a whopping $7. >> so close. >> but stocklas fills in on the bench at the courtroom back home next month. >> you'll be filling in for that's because sara, everybody, is at the hospital.
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little baby boy and should it surprise any of us that she morning and periscoped. >> i know. >> this is her talking to me and dan. >> she's not having the baby at this moment. >> not yet. >> night. she's had her epidural so she's feeling very comfortable. dan was giving her sage advice in that one photo. what were you telling her? >> i i said. >> i think he asked her, are you pregnant. >> i might have said that. it probably wasn't the most helpful thing to say. >> she did laugh. >> i've been in the roomlse -- >> a cheerleader. >> also so close. >> being told we have to move on. so, coming up here on "gma," crook, look at this, they filled with gold. it was a daring heist, a plat right out of the movies. we'll show you how they did it. >> in the road trying toown to call the police. >> plus, the abc news fixer on the case for a couple having a
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this is pretty impressive f the service just not cool enough to get the heavy accumulation. this is a light dusting before we le bit of rainfall in the midafternoon. looking at the numbers they are not big-time numbers for the 1 inch. daytime highs are slightly warmer today, we will be in the upper 30s. you will see the winds coming out of the north hour . slightly warmer than yesterday, the last day we talk about the 30s and 40s before next
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welcome back to "gma." on an election day in america, primaries and caucuses today for both republicans and democrats.ernie sanders duking it out in three states. the republicans, meanwhile, looking to add delegates in four states. also right now a new twist in the infamousmurder case. investigators are now telling abc news the knife allegedly found in o.j. simpson's former estate is probably not a match. simpson, ho is serving time for an unrelated cted in the murders of his ex-wife nicole brown simpson and ron goldman eligible for parole next year. high schools across the country getting ready to sit down and take a newe s.a.t. exam.
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than a decade that college entrance tests have changed their format. the new exam what the students are learning in school, less on brain teasers and just talking about the a.c.t., the s.a.t. takes me back to a bad t wishes to all those kids. also sending our best wishes to somebody you may have heard of. her name is sara haines and looks like her baby an appearance, a few days before he's due, sara true to form keeping up updated. here she is periscoping from thek it out. >> so, max will -- max will -- oh, gosh, okay, that one was a contraction. max will be care of my girl. >> max she's referring to is the baby daddy and -- >> the husband. >> thus far everybody is going to have a happy update for you. >> good luck, sara.
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>> thank you, ron. >> lamaze advice from ron who's fathered many children. moving on to an entirely different note, some wild new details coming in about ast that really looks like south carolina out of a movie. >> robbers using gadgets and gizmos to steal almost $5 million in gold. abc's glorians us with details. >> reporter: investigators say it took a gang of thieves a year to plan a sophisticated attack on an armored truck carrying solid gold bars. guns on them for protection but the robbers in costume pretending to be highway police striking in the dead of night making off with an absolute fortune andg away with it all. >> the guys came and robbed them. >> reporter: it was the highway heist that stumped authorities. after three alleged robbers stole $4.8 gold bars from this tractor trailer last march.
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were robbed? >> apparently. >> reporter: but now a break in the case. the fbi revealing ainformant spilled the details of just how the robbers pulled it off reporting the suspects allegedly rigged the tractor trailer with a gps tracker to trail the armored truck on miami to north carolina. >> he says they're hauling high value stuff. >> reporter: also reportedly installing and using a remote control to fill the th pepper spray forcing the sickened drivers to pull off the highway. >> there's a couple of guys that look like they got their hands zip tiedair backs. >> reporter: they tied the victims' hands behind their backs before forcing them into the roads. >> trying to flag people down to call the he suspects unloading 275 pounds of gold bars from the truck. splitting the goods evenly.
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46-year-old alberto perez for his allegedt. >> fbi, everybody coming in. >> reporter: federal agents raiding perez's suburban miami home wednesday morning recovering 40 silver coins believed to be stolen from thetrailer, even finding $600 in cash in the oven. the manhunt is still on for two more suspects. the fbi offering a $25,000 perez is facing federal robbery and firearm charges and how did this break? how did they all break? greed and carelessness. an acquaintance trying to pawn one of those solid gold bars to here an off-duty cop happened to be working tipping off the fbi. >> it's tough to pawn those gold bars. >> tough to pawn. >> don't ask me how i know. i'm justas beginning to wonder, dan. thank you. we want to turn things over to indra and, indra, you say we can print it. winter is gone, right? it's like 80 and here on out.
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it is time not only for sara to have her baby but finally temperatures are going up. keep an eye on what it looks like on the east coast. we saw 40s to we're talking about 50s. keep it moving, 60s and then 70s by the middle of the week. please tell me you love me that you're looking at this, the pattern has we'll be staying warm. more today, midshipman to upper 30s, snow this
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afternoon.>> list davidn's "under pressure." >> that's a rather dubious one. "fruits of my labor" and coming in at number one pearl jam's "just suggests moms start with a slow mellow song and save the high-tempo ones for the final push. >> i put some on that were too sappy and honestly like sobbing and ino emotional so i would advise you don't put any that are like -- >> hormones. >> the hormones will be kicking. >> hopefully sara has good tunes to listen to today. the twoians as
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surprise that alicia keys' 5-year-old son egypt is aigy. so good he produced a segment of a song called "untitled 7" and playing the intro to it. >> yeah. >> wow. >> forget about nap time. he has skills way beyond his years. like in the video on instagram you can see him just getting into it. honestly. >> dan posted a video of his son with the recorder last week. how are you feeling about that now? >> not -- well, my son is only 1 but he can play a play might be a strong word. yeah. >> i love it. >> finally a video to give you the feel goods this morning. take a look at this precious s moved to tears by his mom singing the worship song "good, good father."
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i am >> oh, how can you not be moved by that beautiful voice? >> he has food on his chin. >> he doesn't have indigestion. >> it happens. >> tell him you want a song. >> you know, i think sara'sall for a baby-sitter will to you, uncle ron. >> i'm available, sara. wherever you are. i'm available. >> we do want to say that -- we be watching, right? because she's periscoping. she's facetiming and watching tv. sara -- >> texting. >> she texted us saying it's getting ant to say, sara, we love you. you were meant to do this, honey. we cannot wait to hold that little >> and let's not forget max. >> oh, yeah, the baby daddy. >> max.
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>> he will be a great dad, sara, we are pulling for to meet that baby. thank you, everybody, for watching. we'll be back here tomorrow with more news and high jinks and don't forget "world news tonight" witrns. see you tomorrow. morning everyone. the sun is that we continue with some fog and flurries across the area. here is the low pressure that continues to turn and behind
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allowed for the scattered showers moving in from west to east and moving heavier bands the darker blue to broward's the county. will see the flurries but the surface temperatures are still on the dry side, wet snowflakes that we see is not and the accumulation will be on the light side. the cold air from indianapolis to cincinnati, just above the 27 at the airport this morning.
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breakdown, rain will start to move in. 1 pm-3 pm and into the ing hours. allowing for sunshine to return as we head into sunday. taking a look at the future cast, clouds going into the 12 d then the big heavy duty moisture moving in. wayne county predominantly , it could be the wintry mix.>> moving out around 11, ping down
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