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this morning on "world news now", new fallout after donald trump's tax returns leak showing he may have avoided federal taxes for years. plus, just one day until the next debate, how the running mates are gearing up for tomorrow night's showdown. >> breaking right now, and haiti preparing for the hurricane matthew that could land today. latest tracking and what it means for the u.s. east coast. first look at moments after the school bus flipped into a ditch. students go flying, and details what led to the crash. kardashian's security scare in paris, what forced her husband to drop the mic and run off stage mid song halfway around the world.
skinny," on this monday, october 3rd. from abc news, this is "world news now." >> i'm ryan smith in for kendis gibson. >> i'm diane macedo. we begin this half however with the income tax bomb shell in the race for the white house. >> that's right, tips reported a one year loss of $900 million. that could have cleared the way for him legally paying no federal income tax for nearly 20 years. >> he's not denying it and says than anyone who ever ran for president and he's the only one who can fix them. it's your voice, your vote. >> reporter: if donald trump refuses to release tax returns, the "new york times" says it is because there's nothing to hide, nothing as in no federal income taxes. the times report someone mailed them 1995 state tax returns
million loss from the collapse of the casinos, airline, and purchase of new york's plaza hotel. a loss so large trump could legally have paid no federal income taxes for up to 18 years according to the times. hillary clinton suggested as much in the first presidential debate. >> maybe he doesn't want the american people, all of you watching tonight, to know that he's paid nothing in federal taxes. >> that makes me start. >> reporter: the cig and release returns to show us all how smart he really is. trump does not deny the times' report tweeting, i know our complex tax laws better than anyone who's ever run for president, and i'm the only one who can fix them. trump is not accused of anything illegal, and his campaign says trump, like any skilled businessman aims to pay no more tax than legally required. trump's tax revelations come as a new washington post poll finds
clinton won the first debate. the second matchup a week away, trump is trying out some tough talk. >> she could be crazy, could be crazy. i don't think she's loyal to bill. she should be in prison. >> the clinton campaign accuses trump of new lows. >> i don't think it's well considered thought-through strategy by the trump campaign, but impulsiive move by the cand sunday. >> with all eyes on trump and clinton, the have the vice president candidates are not getting as much as attention. 40% of american can't identify them, and 41% couldn't correctly name vp mike pence and 46% unsure of the name of clinton's vice president, tim kaine. taking center stage tomorrow night, complete coverage right here on abc at 9:00 p.m.
presidential debate, october 9th, sunday. another big story this morning, hurricane matthew, a powerful storm moving towards extremely vulnerable areas. 145 miles per hour winds move closer to haiti, residents stocking up on the essentials. forecasters say some areas of highty could get up to 40 inches of rain, but they are under a warning now, and heavy rain already caused localized street not good news for flood prone areas. this is a dramatic scene in jamaica, a water spout spinning out there. see that right there? that caption sums it up, saying, quote, it's time to evacuate the beach, i reckon. >> i'd say so. >> in the coming days, matthew could impact the u.s. east coast as well. >> paul williams, good morning. >> good morning, ryan, diane. matthew's impact, jamaica, eastern cuba, as well as haiti.
outages, flooding, and mud slides along a devastating storm surges from the storm. keep in mind, looking at a category 4 this morning, and by tuesday, still at least a category 3, and then as it crosses by cuba going towards florida, staying a category 3, and it's tricky as far as maneuvering on the east coast. ryan, diane? >> paul, thank you. family of a man shot and killed by the los angeles police demand the officers involved be the 18-year-old died saturday, and investigators say he was shot after running from officers when they tried pulling over the car he was driving. they have not said whether he was armed, but investigators say a gun was found near his body. in california, a major earthquake warning in effect until tomorrow. the warning follows a series of small quakes deep under the sea located on the san andreas fault. the warnings arished by the governor's office once or twice a year.
the crash from last week hit a a setback. one of the two black boxes did not work the day of the accident and the engineer does not remember the crash. >> reporter: for the first itim, the engineer's account of what happened on the new jersey train full of commuters crashed kills one and injuries 114 others. >> he looked at the watch and noticed his train was 6 lates arriving. he said that when he checked the speedometer, he was operating at 10 miles per hour when entering the station track. >> reporter: the 48-year-old engineer says he has no memory of the accident, only waking up on the floor of the cab. another setback in the search for answers? this event recorder recovered from the back of the train was not working. >> we want to get in and get the exact speed of the train.
administration for the past five years, finding 183 safety violations, some related to employee drug and alcohol use and almost 5 million dollars in damage to tracks and equipment. the train is required by law to have a working front event recorder. investigators are hopeful that front car will have much needed answers once they are able to get in there. abc news, hoboken, new jersey. the braves said a final od the team opens a new stadium 15 miles away next season. >> say it's not so. the final game featured a special appearance by two well-known fans, president jimmy carter and his wife, both had their brave hats on and seen on the stadium kiss cam. >> the smooch got cheers, and it was not the first appearance on the kiss cam, by the way, but seen there last september. >> he's a regular. if you see the kiss cam, it's
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mexico. that's a volcano erupting forcing hundreds to evacuate. lava poured down the side and smoke and ash rising hundreds of feet into the air. you can check out the action live on the kolima web cam. unbelievable images. >> wow. this just gets you nervous watching it. think of how this pilot felt. keep watching. jet caught in the cross winds trying to land in birmingham, england. it was so bad, the pilot pulled up before touching down. imagine being on that plane. thankfully the plane landed on its second attempt. >> scary. well, speaking of scary moments played out on the ground here at home for dozens of students packed on a school bus. a look at the moment the bus flipped over into a ditch and fining out what appears to have caused it. here's clayton sandell. >> reporter: video of a terrifying unscheduled stop for
school bus. watch as high school and middle school kids go flying when the bus veers off the road, flipping on to its side. >> school bus rollover, multiple patients. >> reporter: the driver looks in the mirror to ask a question. >> anybody get off here? >> in the split second distraction, the district says she failed to see a truck stop just ahead making a left turn. >> you okay? >> the bus started just gliding through the road. >> 11 of the 52 students on issues of why busses don't have seat belts. only six states require them. in this crash simulated by the largest provider of school bus seat belts, kids not buckled in go airborne. >> seat belts save lives. they should be on every bus. >> reporter: officials called for seat belts to be installed for all busses, but it costs school districts anywhere from $6,000 to $11,000 each. abc news, los angeles. >> incredible. >> i wondered why busses don't
>> makes no sense. talking about 450,000 school buss transporting 2 million kids to and from school. you need seat belts. why not. except for cost. hopefully they can get past that. breaking news what forced kanye west to leave the stage in the middle of a song. >> and what lady gaga planned since she was 4 years old." the skinny's" coming up next.
? ? time now for the skinny, topping headlines this morning, breaking news from overseas about kim kardashian. >> this is scarry. reality star held up at give up point inside her hotel room in paris last night by armed masked men dressed as police officers. that's strange. shaken, but physically unharmed.
it was worth several million dollars. >> her husband in the middle of a sold out concert here in new york city when he got the news. >> i'm sorry. i have a family emergency. i have to stop the show. >> just like that, dropped the mic and ran off the stage. she's in paris for fashion week with her mother and her sister. this is the second security scare for the kardashians inless than a week. >> last wednesday, ambushed by a serial prankster. >> monitorit morning, but a big scare, one of her spokes people said she's not harmed, but shaken up. >> i would imagine. scary no matter where you are, in a foreign country, my goodness. hope she's okay. lady gaga revealing the moments she found out she found out she'd headline the super bowl.
>> i just burst into tears and cried so hard, and i said, i can't believe it, i can't believe it, oh, my gosh, bobby, bobby, bobby, my manager, i planned this since i was 4 so i know exactly what i'm going to do. >> what exactly are you going to do, then, since you've planned it? >> exactly not tell you because that night it will be special. you know, for me, it's all about giving to the fans ari normally come together. >> what she did say, though, her challenge is to look at the body of work and figure out what she can do differently, but i don't know if you remember, she sang the national anthem. >> oh, yeah. >> the last super bowl, blew everybody well. i was standing right next to her in the stadium -- >> oh, wow. >> yeah. she has all the star power just right there. will be incredible.
she dedicate a performance to you? >> yeah, she is. i whispered to her. when you get the super bowl performance next year, sing paparazzi. >> that's for you. i've been to one of her concerts, and she puts so much into them, i'm excited to see what she'll come up with. there's new surprises and cool things going on. she always sings. she doesn't lip sync. >> i like that. >> a good performer. excited to see what she comes up with because she's been planning this for quite some time. all right. next up, the gruesome boating accident that almost left lindsay lohan without a finger. >> we can't show the pictures, but this is a video of her bandaged ring finger. that's the finger that sported that $300,000 engagement ring. remember that? >> lohan says she almost lost part of the finger from the boat's anchor, but luckily, they found the missing piece of the finger and surgeons reattached it, but, again, not before snapping a photo of, which we had the pleasure of seeing, but
she told the followers it was the result of trying to anchor the both by herself. >> don't tie the anchor of a boat by yourself. it's not clear where the boating accident happened, but she recently shared photoed to a trip to turkey meeting with refugees. >> thankful for the surgeon, but in a lot of pain right now. finally, bill murray, kills it wherever he goes. crowds went wild as americans regained the trophy at the ryder cup, but he was a big part of it. >> he's a huge super fan and and couldn't e resist leaving a patriotic charge to the stands. america! america! america! america! america! >> that's it. that's all you have to do, scream america, everyone follows
camouflage hat, the chanting got louder and louder. >> that hat, in and of itself already makes a stand, but many golf fans visiting from overseas were not so impressed. they described it as the most hostile in the competition's 89-year history, but has a reputation for being more ruckus. >> it was in minneapolis, and i was there this weekend, and it was, like, calm everywhere in the city, but i talked to those with the ryder cup, you go people are nuts, and you get there, e and it's a ghost town. >> everybody was there. >> other than me. >> i liked the trash talking started in practice rounds when the american fan came out and said he can make, and he made it. >> trash talking in golf is not trash talking. it's, like, i can make that putt. like, wow. >> don't feel tough saying that? >> no, no. doesn't get it for me. >> we have to get happy gilmore action.
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good morning, i'm ryan smith in for kendis gibson. >> i'm diane macedo. here's the top headlines this morning on "world news now. donald trump is getting both criticism and praise after leaked documents show he could have legally paid no federal income taxes for 18 years. with the next debate six days away, hillary clinton is pouncing on the revelations, so a full report coming up. stunning setback for the president of colombia after voters rejected a deal to end the country's 52-year civil war. a cease fire is in effect, but consults leaders who opposed the agreement. police in paris investigate after kim kardashian was held in her hotel room by masked gunman. she was in paris for fashion week, and she is unharmed, but badly shaken by the accident.
customs in the two-day festival including the sounding of a ceremony horn and eating special foods. it ends tomorrow night, and those are the stories we're following today on this monday, october 3rd. from abc news, this is "world news now." we begin this half hour with reaction to donald trump's leaked tax returns. >> documents obtained by the staggering loss in a single year could have been transformed by trump into huge tax benefits for nearly two decades. your voice, your vote, mary bruce reports. >> reporter: the "new york times" reveal fragments of donald trump's state tax records from 1995. reportedly showing more than $900 million in losses. the deduction so large it could
taxes for up to 18 years. the newspaper says the paperwork was sent anonymously. >> they showed he didn't pay any federal income tax so -- >> that makes me smart. >> reporter: in last week's debate, he didn't deny not paying federal income taxes, but repeatedly criticized other people for doing the same. >> i know people who are making a tremendous amount of money and paying in tax. it's unfair. nominee responded to the story on twitter saying i know our complex tax laws better than anyone who has ever run for president, and i'm the only one who can fix them. >> don't you think a man who has this kind of economic genius is better than the united states than a woman and only thing she produced is a lot of work for the fbi, checking out her e-mails. >> he thinks that mr. trump is smart and all the rest of us are dummies because we believe in america. well, i think they have a very distorted view of the american people and what this country is about. [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: clinton, herself, spent sunday in church.
speaking on america's racial divide nearly two weeks after the police shooting that killed a black father. at one point, clinton hugging the 9-year-old who tearfully addressed city council last week. >> she said, we are black people and we shouldn't have to feel like this because my grandchildren are white. let's be honest here. they won't face the kind of fear that we heard from the young children testifying before the city council. >> reporter: mary bruce, abc news, washington. the trump campaign released a statement saying, quote, mr. trump is a highly skilled businessman with a fiduciary to his business, family, and employees to pay no more tax than legally required. the "new york times" reporters are not wired about being sued about the tax returns because the break came last week when the forms were verified by trump's accountant in florida. trump relies on the expertise of governor kris
second debate. rudy told the washington post that christie advised him on the next town hall debate, and he's considered one of the best performers in that setting. the vice presidential candidates face off in their debate tomorrow night. we'll have complete coverage here on abc at 9:00 p.m. eastern. and concerns appear to be growing about signer crimes come election day. the worries focus on the russian government potentially hacking into voter registration rolls. our correspondent has more. >> reporter: jay johnson acknowledging that election figures in 21 states requested help in blocking cyber attacks. sources tell abc news that investigators believe the hacking was tie to the highest levels of the russian government. >> we are doing a lot of work through the counter intelligence investigators to see what russia is up to with our election. >> reporter: hackers believed to be tied to russia targeted the
>> if we retaliate against russia with a cyber attack, that's a cyber war. >> reporter: abc news learned in four cases, hackers got inside the voter registration data bases and likely copy information about thousands of voters. >> potentially, the presidential election could be manipulated by outside threats. i never thought i would live to see that day. the hackers changed voter rolls, that is the concern going forward. >> imagine the situation where there's a question about the eligibility about thousands of voters in battleground states because of a hack. pierre thomas, abc news, washington. a 9/11 widow sued saudi arabia days after congress passed a law allowing americans to sue foreign governments over terrorist attacks.
plane crashed into the pentagon. hurricane matthew, a monster storm is rolling through the caribbean right now. forecasters say sustained wind are 145 miles per hour and conditions in jamaica, haiti, and other areas are going to be worse throughout the day. here's abc's ben kennedy with more. >> the calm before the storm. the people of jamaica preparing for the arrival of hurricane matthew. for days now, this has been the sound in the streets. residents boarding up windows and stocking up on supplies. >> chaos until morning, unbelievable, lamps, flashlights, you name it. >> reporter: the government is also preparing and watching the massive storm. >> if we are not prepared, then disaster will kill us. >> reporter: right now, the track takes matthew by several island nations including haiti that could take a direct hit. the u.s. advised americans to
watches and warnings are in effect across the region. people in cuba praying for the storm to move away, and boarding up a church badly damaged by hurricane sandy in 2012. back in jamaica, low cam stores struggle to keep the shelves stocked. have you. selling out of water and bread? >> bread. >> reporter: when the bread comes in, it's gone. >> it's unbelievable. unbelievable. shopping way down there the line is. >> reporter: out on the water, the waves are already picking an docked until the storm passes. >> no fishermen are going out, you know. >> reporter: while we wait here in kingston, jamaica, it's not clear what impact the hurricane will have directly on the u.s. officials just want to get the message out early to make sure americans are ready. ben kennedy, abc news in kingston, jamaica. the radar shows us where matthew is right now. it's not moving very fast meaning some areas of haiti
of rain, and the main concern right now is flooding and landslides. what a scare for many. well, let's turn to this. tv ready for a reboot of an iconic '80s prime time soap? get ready, folks. you see that? reports that the cw is remaking dynasty. you remember, over-the-top soap, it featured linda evans. >> shoulder pads too? >> love it. watched it. >> the new story line sounds like the old one, two families who are feuding over their fortune and their children. no word yet on casting, but you figure they remade "dallas," so why not dynasty. >> and falcon crest. bring back the phones. i can't remember his name, but i loved him. john foresite, thank you. >> glad we had one there for a second. sequence everywhere. every woman on that show always was in a gown covered in
course, shoulder pads. >> i always loved the end of every scene, there was always this, like that look. >> you're good at that. you know, casting has not been settled yet. you should go for the role. >> i can do this. bring me in. i know every line. viral video shocker for an 8-year-old girl from texas, see what happens when this third grader asks mom to post promises what happened next. the voice of the dodgers since they were in brooklyn, and now vin scully signed off for good. the final call and the words he left with his loyal listeners. first here's a look at today's temperatures. "world news now" weather brought to you by mucinex. (coughs)
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ladie ladies and gentlemen, no. 34, big papi, david ortiz. >> those are boston fans paying tribute to david ortiz before the final regular home game of his career. big papi helped them win three world series so far. to celebrate, they brought in members of the three other major sports team that won titles during his time. >> a career year. after 67 season and 9,000 games, hall of fame broadcasting career of vin scully. he signed off for the final time on sunday. when the game was done, it was time to say good-bye to the fan. >> you and i have been friends for a long time, but i know in my heart that i've always needed you more than you've ever needed
i'll miss our time together more than i can say. >> i used to watch him when i was 7, 8 years old calling games. began the career in 1950, and l.a. was in the playoffs, but he said weeks ago, he would not work the post season and said announcing the games would be saying good-bye in grand opera where you say good-bye 12 times. >> we're used to that by now. >> such a class act, though. the u.s. hopes this year's ryder cup results in a new trend starting. this is interesting. the top spot for the first time since 2008, ryan moore with the clench point. the 17-11 win is the america's largest margin since 1979, and europe won six of the last eight. >> a big day, congrats. football, this week, week four in nfl wraps up with the vikings hosting the giants, and last
face the steelers, and to say pittsburgh came out blazing is an understatement. the quarterback, ben rothlisberger threw five touchdown passes, four in the first half, built a 36-0 lead before easing up letting the chief get 14. final score? 43-14. ouch. elsewhere, bills stunned the patriots. buffalo scored the game's only touchdown in the quarter, and bills added three field goals, and buffalo shut out the pats 16-0. new england's last game before the man returns. tom brady, after that four game deflate-gate suspension, how about that? >> college football got an acquired number of thrills. >> several fantastic finishes made for a day not soon forgotten. >> reporter: we start in the big house, wisconsin versus michigan.
quarterback goes airborne with a one-handed interception. the wolverines winning that one. in tallahassee, down by one point against the florida state seminoles. fourth quarter, tarheels going for a field goal, wheeler, pressure on, kick is up, it's good. upset at home. in georgia. fourth quarter, bulldogs come back with a 47 yard touchdown pass with 10 seconds to go. game over, right? wrong. last play of the game. tennessee's josh dobbs launches a hail mary into the end zone, the receiver, jennings, jumps for it, brings it down, and coach butch jones overcome with emotion, taking a knee on the field, and like us, couldn't believe it. >> reporter: the key poll had rankings to the surprise of absolutely no one. we get washington at no. 5, michigan at 4, clemson at 3, ohio state at 2, and alabama no. 1.
a topsy turvy year, though. tell you what, top 25 loss this week, and this coming week, alabama has arkansas, no. 16, watch out, alabama, just saying, just saying. one final football note, sometimes it's the team owner and let the receivers do the catching. talking to you, jerry jones. >> this is jones, owner of the dallas cowboys. took a helmet to the face. he tossed it to get an he was fine. after the incident, he watched the cowboys beat the 49ers. >> not sure he signed that helmet. >> no. it just looks better and better on replay. >> oh, that came fast. >> it did, it did. coming up, the video that charted a new life course
>> start my day in a positive way. >> reporter: even though she's only 8, when jordan makes a promise, you believe her. >> i will pay attention, and i will do my best, and i will study hard for every test. >> reporter: this soccer loving third grader from garland, texas asked mom to post her promises. >> i will take advantage of what my teachers have to give. i have the attitude of a north texas eagle. >> reporter: obsessed with the university of north texas. her mom's school. her video and clear academic enthusiasm led unt to make jordan a life changing offer, surprising her at school. >> we have for you a $10,000
[ cheers and applause ] >> she touched us with her video and her spirit and positive attitude. >> reporter: she may want to major in engineering, as a message for other little girls. >> that they can do whatever they want to do, and they can do whatever they stick their mind to. >> reporter: just because it really is so sweet, here's one last week. >> i am smart. i am a leader. failure is not an option for me. >> reporter: abc news. >> love that story. >> isn't it great? not only got a scholarship, but she's already been accepted in the class of 2030. >> youngest student ever to be accepted in the class of unt that early. look at her. she wants to be a teacher and will be a great one. >> reporter: her mom says she's really shy, so this is very out of the box for her, and she's hoping all the attention can help inspire her more. >> but she's got that video that i just want to play every single morning when i get up. just, like, yes, i'm going to be
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young age. >> i did not vote for your father. >> me neither. >> reporter: she's described as morally ambiguous, yet realitible, and ultimately a character you want to go on a journey with and forgive. >> she has to make all of her mistakes in the public eye, and she never really conformed to what she was told she was meant to be. she's still fighting that. >> reporter: the show focuses on the work of the conviction integrity unit the ciu, that she joined in deal to avoid jail time for drug possession and save face amid her mother's senate campaign. the team tasked with deciding if justice has been served in high profile cases. >> the unit is not the innocence project. we're not committed like you. >> why are you here? >> to look at both sides of the case and see if your conviction
characters of the ciu are battling their own demons. >> you see that. you see a window into each character's role, and go, okay, there's more. there's humanity here in addition to the case. >> reporter: the series makes a debut monday at 10:00 p.m. eastern here on abc. abc news, los angeles. >> and "conviction" premiers tonight at 10:00 p.m. eastern, 9:00 central here on abc. she's put in charge of the unit kind of as a punishment. she's a reluctan >> after a conviction -- cocaine or some sort of drug bust. >> starts off reluctantly, but she'll come around. >> it'll work out. should be a good show. you going to check it out? >> probably. >> yeah. >> that's the news for this half hour.
t this morning on "world news now," bracing for the worst. >> caribbean islands brace to prepare for hurricane matthew now hours from possible land fall. hurricane warnings in effect, where it could hit and where there's a threat to the u.s. we have the latest. donald trump's taxes under have avoided federal taxes for nearly two decades. now his allies are calling him a genius. will this hurt him or help him with 34 days to go? also breaking overnight, kim kardashian held up at gun point. new details about the security scare in the paris hotel room. young royals leave canada after a big impression. prince george even took to the cockpit saying he was going to
all the highlights on this monday morning, october 3rd. from abc news, this is "world news now." >> so sad. with his little nose pressed up against the glass. how adorable. good morning, i'm diane macedo. >> i'm ryan smith. great to be here. thanks for having us. you know, tough day today. hurricane matthew really brewing in the caribbean and closing in on haiti as we speak. >> residents stocking up, and they will see worsening conditions all day today as a dangerous category 4 storming moving in closer with sustained winds at 145 miles per hour. the u.s. military already taking action with 700 spouses and children of service members in guantanamo bay, cuba, have already been evacuated to florida. >> the storm is spinning northward and jamaica is bracing or the worst. >> reporter: here in kingston, jamaica, the first bands moved in, we saw the heavy rain, and
to rain. incredible flooding here. the real concern is actually now in haiti because now it looks like the worst of the storm is going to hit that island, which, of course, was ravaged by that earthquake in 2010. still recovering and now they're going to be hit potentially with this major, major storm. what they are concerned about now are mudslides and the major, major rainfall in threat than the wind. we're going to be watching that. the state department has now warned all americans to get out now, saying time is limited for a safe departure. abc news, kingston, jamaica. >> and matthew is now the strongest hurricane in the caribbean in nearly a decade. >> accuweather's paul williams has more. good morning, paul. >> good morning, ryan, diane. matthew, a category 4, expected to stay at least a category 3, possibly 2, just as it moves
when that occurs next week, we expect rough surf, rough rip current, and large swells in miami, virginia beach, and as far north as new port. remember, starts as a category 4, downgraded to a 3, and possibly down to a 2 moving parallel to florida. that's not the only place of concern. we have potential for significant storms early in the week for localized flooding, heavy elevated snow, and into portions of idaho going into montana and right into the dakotas. diane, ryan? >> all right, paul, thank you. a stunning referendum in colombia. voters rejected a deal to end the country's 52-year civil war. the outcome was a major setback for president juan manuel santos. but he vowed to forge ahead with efforts to end a half century of war.
deadly commuter train crash in new jersey. one of the two event recorder's on board wasn't working the day of the accident. investigators have not reached the second box or train camera in the wreckage. ntsb spoke with the train's engineer, but he doesn't remember the impact. this is what he recalls immediately before. >> he said he looked at his watch and noticed his train was six minutes late arriving at hoboken. he said that when he checked the speedometer, he was operating at 10 miles per hour when entering the station track. >> the crews are working around the clock to remove debris from the crash site in hopes of getting underneath the train. donald trump is on the defensive after leaked tax returns show he claimed a loss of more than $900 million back in 1995. that means he may have legally avoided paying federal income tax for nearly two decades. but trump's highest profile
>> reporter: an october surprise for donald trump. >> you don't learn much from tax returns. that i can tell you. >> reporter: the candidate who refused to release tax returns could have paid no federal income taxes for years. records sent by an anonymous tip steer to the "new york times" w-dropping $916 million loss, the apparent result of the collapse of his atlantic city casinos, his airline, and purchase of new york city's plaza hotel, a loss so large he could have legally avoided paying federal income taxes for up to 18 years. a strategy he seemed to brag about at last week's debate. >> maybe he doesn't want the american people, all of you watching tonight, to know he's paid nothing in federal taxes. >> that makes me smart. >> reporter: trump's campaign isn't denying the report. trump, himself, tweeting i know our complex tax laws better than anyone who's ever run for president, and i'm the only one who can fix them. his surrogates launched a
>> my response is he's a genius. >> he is? >> absolute genius. >> no one who has shown more genius in their way to maneuver around the tax code as he rightfully used the laws to do that. >> reporter: but trump hasn't always described it that way. >> i know people making a tremendous amount of money paying no tax. and i think it's unfair. >> reporter: voters seeing it both ways. >> i'm a working class citizen, and i pay taxes, and i don't understand how he gets away with not paying his. >> if faes what the law permits him to do, i think it makes sense to do it that way. >> reporter: clinton's campaign is pouncing on the new report, saying it reveals the nature of his past failures. and now that the gig is up, why doesn't he go ahead and release his returns to show us how smart he really is. bottom line, experts say trump did not do any illegal, but the magnitude of that nearly $1
questions, and without returns, there's no way to know how trump accounted for that huge write-off. mary bruce, abc news, washington. well, police in washington, d.c. are looking for a man who vandalized donald trump's new luxury hotel in broad daylight. a man caught on security camera saturday afternoon spray painting black lives matter and no justice, no peace, on the building, but he got away before police arrived. it was later covered up plywood. pope francis praised azasherb azasherbajan. the roughly 9 million residents a few hundred are catholic, and the pope commended it as a police of religious tolerance. he spoke about transgender catholics saying jesus wouldn't turn them away, and priests should akpoen them spiritually, not abandon them and touched on the u.s. elections saying catholics should vote with a conscious. also overseas, breaking news, a major security scare for kim kardashian. the reality tv star held at gunpoint by two masked men
a spokesman says kardashian was not harmed, but she is badly shaken. paris police say there was a robbery and say a full investigation is under way. kardashian was in paris for fashion week. kanye west was in new york city performing when he got word of what happened and he abruptly ended the emergency. more from paris as we get them. >> a scary situation for her. canada is now getting back to normal now that the young british royals are going home. they wrapped up it with a rare ds, so cute.nce featuring >> they get all the attention whenever they are seen, no surprise, but word is this was their last overseas trip for a while. him and kate want to keep them close to home in order to, quote, normalize their childhood. >> as if that's possible, but how's this for a parting image. this guy, prince george, pressing his face on the plane window. you have to love the protective headphones. >> he's ready to fly, ready to
>> i know. i keep thinking i have to put protective headphones on my kids, but i don't. look at him. wherever he goes, he draws a crowd, and i love the fact he does not high five people indiscriminately. >> snubbed the prime minister and apparently snubbed a flower boy, as well. just no, i don't think so. no high five for you. >> people say, let's high five, and i don't know if it's worth it. take a pause. >> i'll think about that, mr. prime minister. coming up, the groom who revealed not only a surprise propose wral, but a surprise wedding hours later. so what did the bride think? plus, trouble at a hot air balloon fiesta in mexico. a balloon hits power lines. we'll tell you how everything's doing. inside the world of competitive pole dancing, men and women vertical to show off nd us on facebook,
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remember how happy president clinton was after the balloons dropped at the democratic national convention? well, he would love this. the skies above albuquerque. beautiful, right, in new mexico. looks like this the next week. all part of the international balloon fiesta. unfortunately, one balloon drifted away and into a power line. the accident sparked a few
but 1,200 customers lost power. >> oh, i don't know. not good. turning to florida and new arrest made in the alleged murder for hire plot. >> the suspect made a sunday course appearance in the shooting death of a law professor. marcy gonzales has the latest. >> reporter: this woman behind bars charge with first degree murder in connection to the killing of a prom innocent law professor at florida state university. dan martel was shot to death in his the murder coming after the marriage to wendy allison unraveled. >> the working theory of the case is the reason for this homicide was due to the bitter divorce that was ongoing. >> reporter: investigators' leading theory? her family tired of the divorce and hired two hit men. adelson's relatives have not been charged and deny any connection. >> even my family who felt like i had been mistreated would never do something like this,
>> reporter: the police allege that catherine magdanua, arrested saturday, in the link between the adleson family and the alleged hitman. investigators claiming in this affidavit, she had past relationships with an accused hitman and alison's brother, charlie. police also claimed the accused hitmen's first call after the murder was to her, the attorney telling us she has no prior convictions and their priority is getting her out on bond while police areot there could be more arrests. marcy gonzalez, abc news, new york. a little wisconsin boy recovers this morning after being lost in a corn field for hours. here's what searchers faced over the weekend looking for a toddler in corn over 7 feet tall. the group of 70 men and women was determined to search for the through the night until they finally found him. >> didn't even register that how amazing he was, just glad he was sitting up and he looked safe,
yes. >> the little boy was given bars and juice and whisked off to the hospital to be checked out. probably not going to go run in the corn field again. >> scary. glad he was okay. coming up in the next half hour, frightening moments in a packed school bus on camera as the bus flipped over into a ditch. watch what the video shows. what the driver did before the accident, and new questions raised this morning about the safety of all school busses. first, why competitive pole dancing is called one of the hottest new sports. we're finding out firsthappened just how easy it's not. not easy at all. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" continues
i didn't know you were such a fan of this song. ? any old music will do ? >> i like starting out on this note. well, these days, you know, pole dancing no longer just for the money. >> no, it's not. when you think of pole dancing, the first thing you probably think of is the bada bing, right, like on sopranos. but not any more. >> think more along the lines of the olympics perhaps because pole dancing is increaly coming into its own as a bona fide competitive sport. up on "nightline" with abc. >> reporter: for the athletes, thousands of hours of training boiled down to this night. >> i'm nervous. >> reporter: as they prepare to step into one of the brightest spotlights in their sport. the wild world of competitive pole dancing. much of ashley fox's year centers around prepping for the pole classic in las vegas. she even dropped out of school to pursue her passion for pole
>> it's very intense. so there's a lot of refresh your to do well. >> reporter: fonia monday organizes the pole expo each year drawing in competitors from all over the world vying for recognition and a thousand dollar prize. for the dancers taking the stage, their routines compromise of hundreds of complex moves. ashley offered to give me a lesson. >> use your want to support yourself. you're going to swivel on your foot. hook the legs, squeeze, try to land. >> i can't do that. >> oh, you're going to do this. >> reporter: and believe me when i say she makes it look much easier than it is. the stakes higher for a newcomer, chris bayez, who trald traveled here from his home country can, chooil. newcomer, chris, who traveled here from his home country, chile. >> i just want to do a good job
>> reporter: backstage drama heats up. >> everyone wants their space. there's no time for making new friends. >> i'm feeling super red di now that i have my makeup coming together and once i get my outfit on, i'll be more ready. >> welcome to the fifth annual pole expo, everybody. >> reporter: it's ladies first. ? superhero routine. her performance, a clear fan favorite. >> i felt excited. i felt the beat. i felt amazing. ? >> reporter: now it's time for the gentlemen to take the stage. some play the audience for laughs, but cris is more modern dancer than "magic mike." ? graceful and refined.
it was amazing. >> reporter: for cris, his dedication pays off in the first appearance at pole classic. >> and in second place, we've got christopher saez. >> reporter: scoring second in men, and ashley? >> ashley fox falls just short of a repeat, also taking second in her division. >> fuel, she says, to train even harder for the next round. >> my main goal is to get first and first and first, and that's still my goal and it just motivates me. >> reporter: for nightline, in new york. >> so fascinated. >> i know. could you do that? >> no. definitely not. i want to learn how, though. >> i did something like that last week. let's put up that video. >> yeah? >> no. yeah. that was me. no, that was britney, remember the slay for you thing, and apparently, there were three different kinds of pole dancing, sport, art, and sexy, but there is a push for the olympics, but
? all right. time now for "the mix." we're going to start with the kind of romantic gesture, but a risky one, gentlemen. i want to check before you do this, but this man not only gave his girlfriend a surprise wedding proposal, standard. >> okay, all right. >> hours later, he threw her a surprise wedding. >> oh, oh? >> so they had the proposal, luckily said yes, or, a lot of planning down the drain, and hours later, shows up with friends and family who are all there, escorting her into her all secret wedding. >> bold move. >> uh-huh. >> my wife would not have gone for that.
people started with all these memes. >> like what? >> one is a guy in front of a chalkboard full of equations saying now he's trying to figure out how to propose to his girl. some that are -- >> i got to say she's thrilled. >> i mean, we hope those are tears of joy. >> yeah. >> and not, you planned the wedding without me. >> right. where's the dress, where's this. oh, i would never live it down. >> we hear she's very, very happy. >> we hear they are happy together. speaking of happy, if you like fries and you like chocolate and you like pumpkin sauce, check this out. this is in japan, right, to celebrate halloween, they're doing this whole choco-pumpkin fries. this is packets of chocolate and pumpkin sauce poured on regular flies. >> regular fries? >> yes. >> that sounds weird. >> this is what the huffington post says, saying it's perfect for diners with strong stomachs and no sense of taste.
go for it, folks. >> doesn't sound great. >> it's a hit in japan. the japanese are like, it tastes good, i like stuff that makes me throw up. well, to settle the stomach, another cute photo to look at. so 2-year-old, 1400 pound brown bear joined his family in an orphanage in new york state. this couple cares for 11 bears. they have been rescuing bears for 20 years now, most come from nature reserves that closed down or that keep of thing. they say the bears are part of the family. >> oh. >> and there's jimmy having a grand old time with his new dad. >> what in the world. wait. what? are the bears safe? >> apparently. >> okay. >> bear hug, anyone? >> okay. all right. we're not going have to the bear on the show. >> you can cover that story first. you first. >> oh, this just -- look at the video.
making news in america this morning -- tracking hurricane matthew. the powerful storm is set to slam into jamaica and haiti. and then make a turn toward the u.s. see how people are preparing. breaking overnight, kim kardashian robbed at gunpoint inside her paris hotel. millions of dollars in jewelry taken. kanye west bolting from his donald trump's taxes are in the spotlight this morning, after a report shows he may not have paid federal taxes for 18 years. his advisers are calling him a genius. critics are blasting him, as clinton's campaign seizes on the news. with just a week to go until the next debate, will this help him or hurt him? we're live in washington. and bill murray firing up the crowd and starting an epic chant at the ryder cup. >> all: america! america!