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. good morning, america. news. airasia flight 8501 found. the plane that vanished from midair discovered in shallow waters six miles from last contact. this emergency exit door and victims found floati. a shadow of the plane, mostly intact, visible from above. families overcome with grief. what clues will be found in the wreckage and new questions this morning about what brought this plane down. tens of millions of americans getting ready to ring in the new year with frigid temperatures. 20 below zero in some areas record cold for the rose parade. and snow and freezing rain making roads dangerous on new year's eve. mysterious disappearance,
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the desperate search for a missing nurse. the last time this 52-year-old was seen police examining it for clues. can these 42 seconds of video help crack the case? ♪ and fighting for the right to bare it all. the celebrities taking on instagram, trying to bust up what they call social media sexism. sexism. will their defiant pictures help women break free from this double standard? good morning, america. and let's get right to the breaking news. airasia flight 8501 discovered overnight. that search effort sadly now becoming a recovery effort. the debris field found just six miles from the last point of contact. >> it went down in shallow
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water, parts of the plane, victims are being pulled from the water this morning. investigators are looking for answers about what went wrong. we have early clues. victims were not wearing life jackets and the plane appears to be largely intact. >> we have full team coverage beginning with terry moran. good morning, terry. >> reporter: good morning, amy. good evening from here. and as darkness falls, this is now a recovery operation. but one that has been paused because of heavy weather in the crash area. teams were out there all day collecting debris and bodies. and for the families, they were expecting the worst. but when the worst came, it was agony. in the waters of the java sea, the pieces of wreckage were clearly visible. some had red and white markings like the missing inging inging airasia
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plane. it was a shattering sight. gone no longer missing. their loved ones are gone now. here, the moment a woman learns that bodies have been found in the water. 162 men, women and children aboard that flight. so many left behind, heartbroken. medical teams were rushed in to help those overcome by grief. this morning in the bright tropical sun searchers and local fishermen spotted the wreckage in the water. divers went in to recover bodies. none had life prevers on,ing officials confirmed. about six miles from the last point of contact with the plane in shah low waters about 100 feet deep. an emergency exit door and other pieces were found and under the water, the shadow of a plane could be made out. suggesting the aircraft was more or less intact when it hit the water. now the investigation begins and the grief deepens.
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there is a silver lining for investigators in all of this. this plane came down in shah lowllow waters. they are confident, aviation experts are, that they will find the crucial black boxes. >> that is a key point. now that the wrackage has been found, they can begin to solve the mystery of what brought the plane down. and david kerley is here with that part of the story. >> reporter: along with the grim task of recovering bodies the physical detective work begins now. everything from the surface and the bomb of the ocean can produce clues as to what happened to flight 8501. how will this debris? corpses provide clues? burn marks, there was a fire. and serial numbers to identify the aircraft. the lack of life prevreservers could
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suggest there was not time to community to passengers. if the debris field is narrow it hit the water largely intact. if it's wider, spread out, that's a breakup in the air and the pieces rained down. the a-320 requested to climb to 38,000 feet. but even severe turbulence should not damage an aircraft. jet makers put planes through a series much stress tests so they can stand up to a battering. so what happened at 32,000 feet? the weather may have been a factor but there may have been system failures. could be catastrophic because of the actions by the pilots. >> in different conditions maybe the crew is taking inappropriate actions the airplane that lead to further problems. which they failed to correct. >> reporter: 447, the air france
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crash over the atlantic they dnd realize it was flying too slowly. there was incorrect information, and it stalled and fell to earth. >> an airplane will stall and get into a high rate of decent with the nose still up. that's what happened with the airbus a-330 in air france. >> reporter: how do we know? the black boxes. the batteries last 30 days. we have lost three days. the scramble is on. once found at the ntsb black box lab, they will remove computer chips. providing not only the audio recording, but information about the systems and information from the crew. the indonesians are just asked the u.s. to help. they will need help with the
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investigation. a lab to extract the vital information. first they have to find them. the pingers in about a hundred feet of water, it's not that deep. we have lost three days amy, but that gives 27 days to find the boxes. >> thanks so much. and let's bring in search steven ganyard. they have found a lot, notably a shadow that looks as if the plane is large intact. what does that tell you about what may have at 32,000 feet? >> it's intriguing amy. think of this now as a crime scene investigation. every piece of debris where it is condition it is in tells the investigators or gives clues to what happened. and david was talking about the debris field, it's very important. if there's a shadow that looks like an airplane it would suggest that the airplane came down slowly.
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maybe in a stall, mushing to the ground 100, 150 miles an hour. didn't hit at a high rate of speed that would disperse debris. look at the big pieces. is there a fuselage there? are both wings ss attached? it will tell you something different than if there's just one wing. we need to get to the black boxes which will reveal all the information we need. >> if it was a stall and a slow decent was there a possibility of survivors as it hit the ocean as in the miracle on the hudson? >> no it's not that slow. not a controlled ditching where the pilot had time to slowly fly the airplane into the ocean. this could have been a violent, unsurviveable event. >> we're told the most dangerous time is takeoff and landing. in midair that's the safest
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time. but these incidents this year have given us major pause about that advice. >> you're exactly right. and we don't have answers now. but well have answers soon. the key here is in the safety investigation. find out what went wrong and make sure that it never happens again. >> all right, we appreciate it. so much. we will cover this story all day long on abc news and abcnews.com. and just days before the gop takes control on capitol hill one of the party's top leaders is acknowledging that he gave a speech to a hate group more than a decade ago. go to washington now and jon karl. this is not what republicans need at a time when they're trying to win over minorities. >> that's for sure dan. and this looks bad. the person in question here is steve alaska steve scalise, the third-highest
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ranking republican inngress. he spoke before a group that was started by a neo-nazi david duke down in louisiana. now his office is saying, and he was saying when he spoke to the group he did not realize what their views were. did not realize how objectionable they were. he said he has never been affiliated with the abhorrent group in question. the hate-fueled ignorance is in stark contradiction to what mr. scalise believes. it's to be seen if that's good enough. we have reached out to john boehner on this no comment yet. >> can he keep his place as the number three in the house of representatives. this is not the only breaking story with the republican party. michael grimm is going to resign after pleading guilty to tax evasion. can you tell us about that?
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>> reporter: soon to be former congressman grimm is more likely to be in prison than congress. this is the guy who threatened to throw a reporter off a balcony earlier this year. he it looks like will not be coming back to congress. >> he vowed he will not resign. but speaker boehner may have convinced him otherwise. thank you for waryour reporting. an icy blast moving across the country, sending temperatures plunging as we get ready to celebrate the new year. it is the coldest weather of the year in some places. >> that is true. pastadena pasadena the rose parade, could be the coldest we have seen in a hundred yards. looking for a record there. literally freezing. and winter weather advisories, snowing on the las vegas strip. winter is digging deep from
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montana to west texas back to so-cal. this morning winter slicing into half the nation. whipping winds and sub-zero temperatures. snow racing across frozen roads in park city utah. winds up to 40 miles per hour. in kansas waves of wind plus temps in the low teens a wreck on the roads. and in the southeast this morning, south valdosta georgia, recovering after this tornado tore across the town. >> the tornado is down on the ground. >> reporter: workers running for cover, major damage across the city scattering parts of buildings. >> trying to get on the vehicles to try to avoid it. the top of the building was just flying off. all you could see was the roof being peeled apart. >> reporter: and check out this dramatic video, a tornado caught on a cell phone camera last week
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in columbia, mississippi. that arctic air mass dropping temperatures and windchills far below zero this morning. look at the windchill advisories from northern michigan and wisconsin, down into the panhandle of oklahoma and texas. we are worried about idaho southern wyoming. west nebraska and west kansas. 19 below, north platte. it's not stopping there. midnight temperatures into the teens in the great lakes, new york city 20s. >> you know you seem to be enjoying the low temperatures too much. just for the record. >> i'm not, i promise you. >> she's promising a january warmup. i made that up. don't let me forecast the weather. thank you. and move to health news. new and worrying numbers about the flu. the cdc says there's a big jump in flu activity. 22 states with high up from 13 the week before.
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dr. richard besser is here. is part of the reason that the vaccine is a poor match strain of the flu out there? >> i don't think that's what's going on. but there's something unusual with the flu. for the past four years it's peaking at the end of december. it used to be that flu didn't have the rise until february or early march. but it's been coming earlier and earlier and hitting during the holiday season. >> i mentioned the vaccine is not a great match, is it still worth getting a flu shot? >> i think it is. this year you're right. the flu strain that's out there causing disease is not the one that's in the vaccine. but there may be some level of cross protection. we won't know that until march or april. should provide some protection. it's the best thing to do to cut down your risk. >> you're protecting yourself and people around you. one last question we spoke to at least one doctor who said he worried that the strain is particularly dangerous for
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children. you don't share that view why not? >> the flu is always dangerous for children. on an average year 100 children die. this year 15. it's worth protecting your kids. >> appreciate it. and other news overnight, over to ryan for a look at the headlines. >> good morning dan, amy. we begin with the dramatic rescue. a man becoming trapped in his suv after crashing into this canal in phoenix. look at that. his suv on its side. he was holding on to the steering wheel for his life. his face barely above the cold water when they arrived and pulled him out with just seconds to spare. and breaking details overnight about the ferry disaster in europe. at least ten people have been killed in the fire and rescue effort off greece. and word that a sailor who was stabilizing had been killed in the accident. confusion remains about how many people may be missing. a street protest in los angeles remained peaceful
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overnight after a new autopsy was released in the police shooting of an unarmed black man. ezell ford was shot three times once in the back. they say he grabbed a gun, but his family said he was harmless. and booed at the police ceremony on friday rising tensions between the new york police and the mayor after a deadly ambush on officer this is montgomery. and meteor sightings were reported in the northeast overnight. this one, top of the screen top right, caught on a new jersey camera. there it goes a ball of blue and orange light. some sightings were reported in california. imagine catching that on the road. now to misbehavior on the football field. a student coach has been fined after -- actually he was fired. he was caught punching and shoving two west virginia
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players who had run out of bounds during the liberty bowl. the video went viral. he was fired by halftime. and finally, a young couple got the surprise of their lives on their wedding day in hawaii.relocate their ceremony on a golf course because president obama had scheduled as tee time at the same location. so when the president found out, he called the couple two army captains and apologized. take a listen. >> i feel terrible. nobody told us. >> it was a blessing in disguise. >> we went right above the 16th hole. we were watching you golf. >> well that must have been kind of painful. >> oh the couple invite the president to the reception and mentioned a on open bar. he politely declined. he asked where they were going on their honeymoon since they were in hawaii, hard to beat. the white house? maybe stay there?
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>> why not? >> exactly, why not? >> thank you. and move on to the colder air that's moving east. ginger is here with the latest. >> and just in time for us to feel like the new year is going to have a chill. as far south as arkansas. it's prickly and cold here. thank you to debbie for that. i told you about southern california being in parts of the winter weather advisories. see some free warnings back in the southwest. tell you, california places like the hollywood sign, 1700 feet or so the snow levels are dropping to 2,000 feet. that close. and cold in the east new york city here dropping into the 20s the next couple of morning. your local forecast just 30 seconds away. but first the tuesday trivia brought to you by mazda.
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>> good tuesday morning washington. still detecting light snow flurries to the south of d.c.. culpepper, fredericksburg, with brett -- a light rain showers and missed towards the eastern shore pushing out of the region already, giving way to cloudy skies and sunshine by the afternoon. the windchill factor is in the 20's. downtown they will be a cooler >> hey, when you see this map, these are high temperatures. 3 in denver 5 in minneapolis, 76 in orlando. check in on the warm spot next.
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>> i was wrong about the january warmup. >> you're always wrong, dan. >> sounds like my wife. thanks, appreciate it. coming up on "gma," the mysterious disappearance of a young nurse. why these 32 seconds of video may hold the key to finding him. and a surfer attacked by a great white shark, how he managed to escape the jaws. and putting that discarded device to work for everything from home entertainment to home security. it's trop50 with calcium. it has delicious new taste and has 50% less calories. with this taste? no way. give me fifty squats. it can't taste this good read the label ...and have 50% less calories? exactly. now you drop... ...and give me the 50. trop50 calcium. new taste so good you won't believe it has 50% less calories.
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>> good morning. i am jummy olabanji. first things first, we will take a look at how the tuesday morning commute it shaping up. people on the roadways? >> not a ton. a big accident locked cap the beltway this morning on the inner loop, just north of the american legion bridge. you can see one vehicle in the roadway there, delete -- delays coming back into virginia a completely easing. in brandywine we have closure on 381 and horsehead road. police are trying to redirect the traffic to the area, but the volume is light. heads up on the right hopefully before you get there they will clear the broken down vehicle from the right side of the roadway. the sun will come out, but i don't think the temperatures will be going up. >> a little bit, but not a lot compared to where we are right now. still kind of dark and cloudy in d.c..
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feels like 30 degrees today. any of those snow flurries to the south of will be pulling out of your by the middle of the morning with clearing skies this afternoon and lots of sunshine, temperatures in the upper 30's to lower 40's, cold with clear skies and temperatures in the 20's. >> thank you for watching. we will see you back here at eight 80 6 a.m.
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♪ welcome to new york ♪ ♪ it's been waiting for you welcome to new york ♪ ♪ welcome to new york ♪ that's taylor swift rocking times square in new york back in the fall. that's her hit, "welcome to new york." a million people will be outside our doors watching her yet again at the biggest party in the world hosted by ryan seacrest. he is with us this morning to tell us what's coming up on new new year's rocken eve. and an incredible survival story, the surfer attacked by a great white shark. how he managed to escape the terrifying attack. and with so many people getting smartphones for the holidays. how you can use your old phone for everything from entertainment to home security. begin with the mysterious disappearance of a pittsburgh
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nurse who disappeared two weeks ago. this was the surveillance video from the morning he went missing, looking for clues. kendis gibson has the latest. >> reporte friends and family of paul say he had so much to look forward to. planned to spend the holidays with his parents. and after six years of studying to be a nurse, he achieved his goal and disappeared rnd mysterious circumstances. investigators examining this 42 second black and whit video hoping to find clues in a mysterious disappearance. >> it's difficult when there are few answers and thousands of questions. >> reporter: police believe the man seen walking here is 22-year-old paul cotu a beloved pittsburgh nurse who vanished december 16th after a night out drinking with room mates. they told police when he had too much he went home without them. >> there was a broken glass,
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helped clean it up. he was emotional. >> reporter: they left to get food and by the time they returned he was gone. his wallet keys and cell phone gone. but his car parked he was stumbling through the streets with a towel on his hand. >> it looked to me he was suffering another injury besides the cut on his hand. >> pittsburgh police do not suspect his roommates. there were few leads. his friends and family holding a tearful vigil days after the disappearance with pittsburgh police examining every frame of that video. >> he does appear alone in that video. so at least during those 42 seconds, there was no foul play shown. >> reporter: and his parents are offering a $20,000 reward leading to information on his whereabouts. i spoke with police in pittsburgh about this investigation and they tell me
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that video has resulted in some tips coming in. dan and amy. >> valuable evidence, perhaps. thank you. and now to the incredible story that amy mentioned a few moments ago. a surfer off the coast of california tracked under the water. and this morning, he's telling his story. here's abc's aditi roy. >> coast guard notification shark attack. >> reporter: this morning, kevin swanson struggling to walk after a vicious encounter with a great white. >> it was a violent attack. >> reporter: the father of three surfing off the coast of california on sunday when out of nowhere a ten foot juvenile shark sinks its teeth into his right hip, dragging him and the board under water. >> i was there for two, three seconds. he was attached to my leg he was latching on and holding on. >> reporter: swanson's friend andrew unable to believe his eyes. >> the whole body just twisted and took him under the water.
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>> reporter: resurfacing, he warns others shouting shark, before saving himself. >> i just started paddling as hard as i could to get to the shore. and they tied a turn kit around my leg. >> reporter: someone calls 911, a chopper air lifting him to a nearby hospital for surgery. not panicking saved his life and his trusty surf board. >> foam didn't allow the teeth to go all the way through and keep cutting on my leg. >> reporter: this isn't the only recent junior great white sighting off the coast. beach goers filming this incredible video they believe is one leaping out of the water near manhattan beach last monday. as for swanson, he's home. and the shark didn't take a bite out of one thing, his love for surfing. >> been doing it since i was 8
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years old, and keep doing it. >> braver man than me. >> forget about it. >> glad he is okay. and now a terrifying ordeal for an 11-year-old boy taken from outside of his home. he was forced into a frightening ride. clayton sandell has the story. >> reporter: 11-year-old fernando fernando's nightmare began while walking from his family's apartment out to the family car. >> i was coming out of the house to get my mom's cell phone. and then once i locked the door these two guys came up behind me. >> reporter: police say the two men asked fernando for money. when he says he doesn't have any, they allegedly take the car and him. >> they took the keys and the two phones and then they just put me in the backseat. with my head down. >> reporter: fernando's family soon realizes he is gone. >> he went down to the truck
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about 20 minutes ago. now can't find him. >> they told him if you say or do anything stupid well kill you. >> reporter: 30 minutes later, police in park city utah spot the car and the boy. the suspects make a break for it. after chasing them on foot police take 28-year-old anthony morales, and 28-year-old nava into custody. both facing charges including kidnapping and assault. they have not entered a plea but are in jail. fernando is back home. >> i felt good. i knew i was going to be safer with the police. >> reporter: for "good morning america," clayton sandell, abc news denver. >> we are glad that all ended well and the guys are mindbehind bars. time for the weather and ginger. that is not nice. >> how about we heat this party up? hollywood, florida, close to the uthern tip of florida. 82 is the high today.
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look at the picture this morning. do anything to be there, hanging on the beach at 72 degrees. isolated though. north florida is feeling the chilly air. watch this, 68 for jackson. behind that front, a couple of showers, atlanta, 53 but drier. 67 panama city mobile at 50. the numbers are dropping for everyone. but there are freeze warnings watches and advisories from just outside the bay area down to santa barbara. how cold? we warned you that pasadena on the rose parade could be around freezing tieing a reco 38 degrees, cloudy skies in d.c., but the feels like factor is light snow flurries with the rains that -- south >> all that weather brought to
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you by jcpenny. and sara mentioned she loves the sun. >> i feel they add it to the cold forecast to give us hope. >> just some hope. >> both gin yin and amy are soldiering through with nasty colds. >> you can't tell? >> after the show i'm going to take a bath. >> your voices sound amazing, though. >> really? >> kind of like -- >> maybe keep it. >> lower. >> all right, gin, cold sister. coming up a new threat putting an end to one of the most popular tourist attractions in britain. why the queen's guards are inside the palace gaits. and how to put your old phone to work instead of putting it in a drawer.
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. back now at 7:42 with new uses for that old cell phone. if you have a new phone for the holidays you don't have to retire the old one. you can teach it new tricks. and becky worley shows how. >> reporter: get a new phone for christmas? yes. so then the old phone gets stuffed in a drawer, right? but hold on this thing is still a really powerful device. don't retire it repurpose it. >> don't ever throw that old phone away. there's so much that you can do with it. >> reporter: start with navigation. the hudway app, download a route map at home and projects directions on to your wind
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shield. that is cool. to want keep tabs on your home remotely? it has wi-fi access and a good camera. >> you can buy a $300 security camera or use your phone. >> reporter: the app sends you a alerts, pictures and video. what about keeping tabs on your baby? the cloud baby monitor runs off any device with wi-fi and a camera. and monitor from your new phone. >> you can record video, you can turn on music so it plays a lull la buy. you can talk to them. >> reporter: think about the future. lots of new devices are coming out for a smart home that's wi-fi connected. from music systems to telephone control to lighting. all controlled by your phone. but what if you are out the house? what do the grandma and the baby sitter do? the old phone.
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remember this has a huge hard drive. great for a permanent music station. and you can find similar apps that do many of the similar things on android phones don't put it out to pasture, put it to work. for," becky worley, abc news oakland, california. >> cool news you can use. >> love it. and coming up on "gma," why honesty may be the best policy for dating. the new site encouraging people to reveal the real you to find love. and celebrities with something to get off their chest. they're protesting what they're calling a social media double standard. ♪ this is the part when i break free ♪ ve, i'm sorry to interrupt. i gotta take a sick day tomorrow. dads don't take sick days. dads take nyquil. the nighttime, sniffling sneezing, coughing, aching fever, best-sleep-with-a-cold medicine. walgreens knows you don't have time to play around with cold and flu symptoms. that's why walgreens makes it easy to find relief fast
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♪ this is the part when i ♪ now to the big name celebrities taking a stand against instagram, posting a social media protest against what they say is a double standard a ban on topless photos of women. sara haines has that. >> reporter: we have heard the brick and mortar rule no shirt, in news, no service. and now joining forces when it comes to the shirts and the ladies. it's the fight for the right to bare almost all. celebrities going viral this morning by going topless. taking instagram to task for banning of nude female breasts. miley cyrus and chelsea handler joining rihanna in the breast
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liberation movement. using the #free the nipples what they are calling a double standard. topless men, no problem. topless women? no way. >> they bring up an interesting point in instagram's policy. >> reporter: the terms of service include restrictions on nude or partially nude photos. pulling offending picks. riahhanna was so offended she quit the site for months. and two of handler's topless snaps were pulled but didn't stop this mountain top view on friday. she posted another on lest-restrictive twitter. perhaps her october tweet best sums it up taking this down is sexist. i have every right to prove that i have a better body than putin. now, celebrities who have posted
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still ahead on "gma," ryan seacrest is here with a preview of the big new year's eve bash right here in times square. almost a million people right outside.
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>> good morning. the time i now a 7:56 a.m., i am julie just jummy olabanji. we are headed straight to jack taylor who is keeping an eye on the roadways for us. >> it has been keeping quiet i'm thinking that we have reports on a vehicle fire after gallows road on the outer loop of the beltway. nothing big this point. more fire and rescue crews to be headed that way. eastbound on the southeast southwest freeway as you go to enter the third street tunnel it
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sounds like a tractor-trailer was too tall for the entrance. just a minor disruption at this point. peeking at the roadway, a shot of the wilson bridge, travel lanes are open and volume are live -- volume remains light. i am guessing that it is not going to get any warmer? >> no, but it will get brighter this afternoon. skies clearing out from north to south with lingering flurries and sprinkles across parts of central virginia and towards southern maryland. coming to an end pretty shortly. windchill will be a factor today, 27 in gaithersburg, 30 degrees downtown. forecast highs will be the upper 30's the lower 40's. tonight, clear and cold with temperatures in the 20's. >> thank you. cold out there. thank you for watching this morning. we will see you back here in
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another 30 minutes.
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good morning, america. it is 8:00 a.m. and we have the
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latest developments this morning in the hunt for that airasia flight. grief-stricken families learn that the first victims have been found as the search goes on. we are on the scene. is honesty the best policy with dating? the new site that says relegal vooeling the real you is for real love. does it encourage those looking for love to settle simply settle? are you ready to jump start 2015? >> i wanted to get to the point where i was happier eating smaller amounts. >> the dash diet, could this be the strategy that changes your life to get you healthier, slimmer and feeling 20 years younger. and getting you ready for the biggest new year's eve bash ever in times square as we get ready to say -- >> good morning, america.
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there is ryan seacrest outside in times square. he's going to be spending a lot of time here the next two days hosting the biggest new year's party in the world. so many big names on new year's rockin' eve. taylor swift, florida georgia line just to name a few. we will hear about the big events. >> a great show yes. >> the biggest party in the world. pretty cool. also coming up expert for your -- excuse me. your new year's eve party as i learn how to speak english here. we have partnered with pinterest to fooint find out what's trending for new year's eve. we have decor tips. these are two modelled -- >> the beard, i could totally pull that off. and also having bob kri brown, the queen of cosmetics.
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the tips and tricks to look ready on new year's eve. wear it on the stick like i do. >> a lot of the bright lips a good tip. much more coming up. but first, to ryan smith here president top developing stories. good morning. and we begin with breaking news in the search for the missing plane in southeast debris and at least three bodies have been found and details coming ind shed light on what happened as the flight was flying to singapore with 162 on board. terry moran has the latest. >> reporter: good morning, good evening from here. the recovery operation now paused because of heavy weather at the crash site. officials say it will resume full speed in the morning. teams were out there all day collecting debris. debris marked with red and white markings the airasia
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plane, suitcases and bodies too. it came to rest in about a hundred feet of water. from the air you can see the shadow silhouette of the plane mostly intact. that could be a clue. the families were expecting the worst. when it came it was a terrible agony for them, of course. now the investigation begins but that grief will deepen. ryan. >> and our hearts go out to the victims. terry, thank you so much. and investigators say because no life jackets were found on the victims, that could suggest a catastrophic event in the air. bringing you more details as we get them. and here at home a scare for passengers flying out of philadelphia. flames were seen here shooting out of an engine. you see it right there on u.s. airways tliegt. passengers say the plane was jerking back and forth violently. but they returned safely to the airport. and a big change at buckingham palace, could show the fears of lone wolf attacks,
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or terrorists the guards are now standing inside of the palace gates. other than bayonets they are unarmed. armed police were already providing additional security. and a rising star in the republican party admits he once spoke at a convention hosted by a white supremacist group. steve scalise was a state lawmaker in louisiana 12 years ago when he spoke to the group founded by former kkk leader david duke. he said he was not familiar with the group and, quote, detests hate groups. a dramatic rescue in mississippi, a family rushed out of their home to save a young girl after her mother's car landed in a ditch, trapping the girl inside. underwater as you can see on the patrol dash cam. they helped perform cpr on the 4-year-old. they didn't think, they just acted. thank goodness for that. and a man trying to steal an
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atm full of cash got a bad time. he tried to light an explosive. that's what happens when you're a dumb criminal. he tried to insert it in the machine. obviously the plan backfired. on oops. and he takes off running without his flip-flops. needless to say, he didn't get any cash. he is wanted in connection with another threat. >> and destruction of property i hope. >> exactly. and finally, did you hear about the cat in oregon accidently sold with a mattress? dan, i'm sorry to tell you story. this is little camo back home safe after an ordeal. the owner's boyfriend sold the bed, and the cat was sleeping in the box spring. is that what they do? >> anywhere. that's their whole job. >> reporter: the new owner picked up the mattress and he made a run for it. roaming the streets for ten days the streets of portland.
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he was sighted and caught with the help of sardines. thank goodness for the sardines. >> i think he ran away because they make him wear the green outfit. that's weird. "pop news" and weather coming up but first sara in the social square. >> nooimtin the social square samsung galaxy. and game of thrones is coming up. and the hot new dating site is it the stret secret to finding true love? and the answer to losing weight and feeling 20 years younger. and all that and ryan seacrest. >> are you ready? happy new year! >> are we? so i'm on the cookie air diet. you just... and that's it. i'm a big fan of the baby food diet. how many 200 pound babies have you seen?
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carmax. start here. bad news first, give you two seconds, all right? the good news is they're not the tickets you expect me to give you. one is a ticket to new york an airplane ticket. and the other ticket is to a band called time fly. i talked to your dad, and that's from your dad.
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>> aw. >> that is such a great video. that is 17-year-old aw drankudra and the best traffic stop ever. to celebrate her recovery from a life-threatening condition. massively viral, 3 million views on youtube. her dad says she's doing well. crying right there. >> my heart would be pumping out of my chest. >> she looked scared at first. >> officer, yes. >> it's not -- >> okay. >> okay. well get on to pop now. new year's eve is tomorrow and maybe a kid-free midnight kiss? well netflix is saving the day once again. there's a three minute countdown to 2015 available to stream on the site. it's hosted by madagascar's king julien. according to research conducted
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by netflix, 33% of parents stage an early new year's eve. >> an epidemic of dishonesty. >> 34%, awful parents. show this to the kiddies and pop open the champagne. >> and it's so exciting. >> but i love how they can see clocks in every corner of the house -- >> this is the problem. my kids are old enough to read time. >> i they meant little kiddies. >> should i be offended if my wife tries to get to bed at 9:30? >> that sounds right. >> sure does. and game of thrones is a huge h pirates that don't feel like paying for tv. they have compiled a list of shows with the most illegal downloads, and the medieval series topped it with 8 million downloads. amy is a huge fan, but she got hers legally.
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also popular was the walking dead also one that amy loves. 4.8 million downloads. >> we learned that amy has similar tastes to thieves. >> you like those. >> you do too. >> come on. oh they're my favorite. i can't wait for more. >> pretty much everybody has the same taste, legally or illegally. >> but we get them legally. >> we do except ryan. we had a dog playing in the snow this week. i thought it was only fair to introduce you to this tabby cat. this was specifically for dan harris the "gma" resident cat lover. self-pro game claimclaimed. this is one kitty 10% happier in the weather. buy your coffee now. >> available at fine bookstores everywhere. i have had a lot of cats they didn't like snow. >> apparently they like sleeping in mattresses and frolicking in the snow. >> they don't like baths?
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nothing? >> they like to sleep. >> food and sleep. two of my favorite things as well. the heatndex is coming up but first, ginger with a check of the weather. >> dan, you can feel the new year's excitement. my ladies from philadelphia. what's your name? >> linda. >> happy birthday to you. and hello to philadelphia this morning. you know we have been having our "gma" best photo contest. we looked at photos and these are the final two. we want you to go to the facebook page and vote for them. why not just share some beauty or some storm you? chicago is the hashtag for that feet from nick. takes great ones with the shelf cloud over the city. and duluth with the fog coming up. thank you to tim for that one. go to our facebook page. we will reveal the big winner tomorrow. who's here for new year's day? anybody? going to be cold. rain in the south, and west texas could see ice. certainly going to see that cold
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air sticking around the southwest too. what did you say? it's going to snow? that was in the northeast. >> mostly cloudy skies, 38 degrees, with a brisk wind it feels like dirty and d.c.. light flurries and rain showers to the south of pushing out skies will be clearing out with lack of sunshine this afternoon and high temperatures in the upper 30's to the lower 40's. waking up to 20's across the region. >> oh and great news everybody. the glasses now certainly say 2015. can't miss that. let's head back inside. >> looking good. and time for the "morning stir." and this morning, truth and dating. millions of people go online looking for love. this isn't a shock for a lot of you, what you see is not always
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what you end up getting. a new dating site is saying that getting real is the only way to find real love. reena ninan has the story. >> i thought in your profile it said you liked to drink red wine. >> reporter: first impressions matter. but what if they're not accurate? that's what 30-year-old david wheeler discovered after looking for dates on five websites. >> i met a girl that posted a picture when she was probably 18 and she was 30. >> reporter: dating sites don't advise users to exaggerate the truth, it's human nature. >> you have so many options. you want to shrink the options and focus on the people right for you. >> reporter: so in search of the truth, david launched settle for love. a free online dating site that encourages singles to get real. instead of just the good side admitting flaws too. >> i started posting a picture
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balding. i don't want girls to think i'm ugly or looking different in person. >> reporter: some believe that online honesty will pay off. >> people are afraid because they don't want to be judged, they don't want to be rejected. this website encourages vulnerable and openness. >> reporter: screwing the rules author laurel house says that is speeds up the dating dance. >> instead of waiting three, four five dates, why don't you show them right now? >> i'm overweight unemployed i can be clingy and very annoying. but i'm wicked smart and creative and loyal. i like to think i'm funny. >> people think this is about settling a bunch of losers it's about representing who you are. >> reporter: david wheeler is searching for a business partner to grow the website while searching for a life partner. >> i feel like i'll be married some time soon. >> reporter: for "good morning america," reena ninan, abc news new york. >> he likes cats.
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being honest. >> and he can't find a date. >> and joining us now, donna barnes. we were watching this. it flies in the face of what you would normally thip. and i don't know i'm all about honesty, but too much at first can be a bit of a turnoff. >> absolutely. i agree that you have to be honest so you can find someone who's right for you. but i think in the beginning less is more. >> agreed. >> too much information is a turnoff. you have to have an affinity before you're like oh that's cute. >> adorable. >> yeah. >> and they tell you all the side effects, never want to do that. >> exactly. >> how do you -- how does one become selectively honest? i'm a really nice guy, but i have chronic halitosis how does that work? >> talk with your dentist and fix that. >> dating advice and dentist
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advice. >> fresh breath is a big part of dating. don't want to kiss somebody with bad breath. go for things that you know have been holding you back. when i get a new client, why do you think things aren't working? they usually know. if it's something that's a real personality thing, and you're just love this about me or leave me it's a really great thing to put that out there. only someone who's going, that doesn't bother me would be interested. >> that's a representative self and we're going to find out who is the real you. >> when people write their profiles, they write what they aspire to be. okay describe myself. what's the best part of me? and i think you should put forward the best part of you. but honestly. >> not false honesty, but don't air your dirty laundry. >> i disagree, put it out there. an open book is not sexy. >> an open book is not sexy. >> that's a motto. >> a long way --
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>> absolutely. >> thank you. we could all work that out. my twitter profile says i'm 6'2". and the heat index, so many of us are looking to lose the traeks pounds extra pounds. the popular dash diet has a new profile in the dash diet. >> younger you. shed years and pounds in just weeks. i'm not good at math. >> i don't do math. no one ask me to do that. ment dash site says you can feel younger by eating the right foods and lose weight in the process. take a look. with the new year just around the corner it's the resolution that many are adding to 2015. taming those tum yis. >> people are going to look to get fit, to improve their health status and maybe lose a few pounds they have gained over the holidays. >> reporter: christine weighed 274 pounds at her heaviest. >> i was very conscious about
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how overweight i was and the impact it was having on my blood pressure. >> reporter: she lost 40 pounds and still didn't feel healthy. her doctor recommended the dash diet. dietary approaches to stop hyper tension was initially conceived to lower blood pressure but proved to help with weight loss too. >> the key foods are the fruits and vegetables along with low-fat and non-fat dairy and nuts. avoiding the processed foods. >> reporter: the guru saws it's about focus on what you're eating, not how much. >> you don't have to worry about counting calories. this is more natural, and you naturally eat the right amount. >> reporter: the new book, the dash diet you thinkernger you claims to turn your clock back 20 years.
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>> and by slengtening the vegetables it makes you younger from the inside out. >> reporter: ambrose was sprinting towards success. >> ieel deprived. every other diet i felt i was sacrificing to follow the diet. >> reporter: but some say it's not a dash to the finish. >> it's not a one size fits all situation. it's important to consult with a registered dietitian or physician. somebody who understands how to shape that plan to suit your particular health needs. >> reporter: since 2009 ambrose has lost a total of 90 pounds. >> i just felt healthier. i wanted to move more. i have no longer hyper tensive. >> reporter: this is win-win, healthy for the heart and the waistline. >> thank you so much. and next up on the heat index, looking your best on new year's eve. bobby brown is sharing her secrets for looking red carpet ready. quick tips to make you look like a million bucks for next to
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nothing. mara schiavocampo has that next. >> we're all exhausted from the holidays and had have to get through new year's eve. we have you covered. we went to one of the world's biggest beauty experts for tip on how to look fab in a flash. she's bobbi brown, the queen of cosmetics. and now the secretks to looking good on the biggest night of the year. new year's eve. getting ready, does it have to take a really long time? >> i think makeup and any beauty thing should be really quick. if you're prepared and just know what you're doing. >> reporter: first up no time to get your brows shaped ? no fear grab eye shadow roughly the same color as your hair. >> i'm going to fill in the brows. look at the difference. >> reporter: it's dramatic. >> it's instant, polished it's great. and a dark shadow in a mahogany color with a slanted eyebrow
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brush. >> reporter: next up lip gloss, not on your lips. a quick fix for your eyes. >> put a little bit on her eyelid for a nice eye gloss. we do this in fashion week on the run waist. do it on a clear lid, it might not keep the shadow on. >> reporter: and tip number three, a multi-tasking lip pencil. >> you can do it on the cheek, and put too much on blend it in. how pretty. >> reporter: now it's time for me to hit the chair and get two final tips. one, shimmer. a fast fix for dull skin. >> it's so pretty just a little bit of shine. it's what the girls wear on the recarpet. you can do a little bit on the inner corner of the eye. that gives a little bit of openness a little sparkle. look how pretty that is? >> reporter: i love that. >> a little bit. >> reporter: lastly a game-changer. don't have time to get to the salon between hair color
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appointments? just use some shadow. on your hair. >> you can use a big brush, fill in any grays that are sticking out. you go right over. you can do a damp dry. >> reporter: you can put makeup on your hair. >> yes. and it stays. >> reporter: that's fantastic. short cme and looking sleek. now these tips don't just save time they also save you space. by using multi-tasking makeup, less to carry with you. that's important because those new year's eve clutches are this big. you can barely get your phone in them. >> one piece of gum. >> huge problem. huge problem. man purse is too small -- anyway. what's coming up on the show? the book. right? >> yes, it's out today in stores. you can buy it. yeah. >> look forward to that. >> coming up.
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i good morning, it is a 20 7 a.m.. we look check back in with jack taylor as he keeps an eye on the road for you this tuesday. >> you aren't a shape if you have to go out the beltway itself, all travel lanes are open. western avenue westbound before the light at river road, the crews have the light taken away. brandywine, dealing with the accident at horsehead road. apparently all traffic there was being diverted into a church parking lot. it is otherwise very, very quiet area the weather is cooperating for now but it is cold. >> in it will get colder. we are working on clearing up the skies, which will make a difference as temperatures take a drop tonight.
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the moisture is almost out of here now. we are starting to see the blue skies to the north. rockville has more clearing expected this afternoon. taking a look at the last day of 2014, that will be the coldest one. new year's day, lots of sunshine, feeling cool. things will change as we head into the weekend. temperatures should be warming up a bit. >> thank you. thank you for watching this morning. we will see you back your for one last local news update in about 30 new bid -- minutes.
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♪ the players gonna play, play, play ♪ ♪ shake it off ♪ great crowd out in times square. everyone buzzing ready to ring
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in the new year. there are going to be a few more people out there tomorrow night when ryan seacrest hosts. >> as in millions. >> yes. >> and we have been partnering with pinterest, the number one place to discover what's hot and trending. and the expert is going to reveal her great diy to help you celebrate in style. and speaking of trending the true trending experts, teens and tweens. you don't believe what's going to be hot. you won't believe some of the items that's going to be huge. >> out of the mouths of tweens. >> at my house. and we are gearing up for the party tomorrow night. with us this morning, the man of the evening ryan seacrest. >> good morning. >> the ultimate mc. hosting dick clark's new year's rockin' eve. it's right here on abc. and you have more artists than ever before 38 performances? >> 38 performances.
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this is the biggest show that i've ever done in my life. tomorrow night. we're going to do five and a half hours of live broadcasting and goes well into the middle of the night with the west coast party. but 38 performances. literally, when you see the open of the show the open take's about five minutes. >> really? >> all the names taylor swift. >> exactly. taylor will be there. taylor has ha everybody knows, an incredible year. she's a huge country/pop artist and decided to make a totally pop album and it became the biggest album of the year. she'll be performing live outside too. >> some of my fellow anchors are making fun of me for working out to that frequently. >> you do? >> blank space, i have to put my windows up at an interaction, i'm singing out loud. when it's green, i put them back down. >> you have the artists. and that's year you had somebody huge playing from the barclay's
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center in brooklyn. elton john. this year it's billy joel. >> this year it's elton john. we will go live to barclay's where he is standing by live. and fergie will be out. >> he's she will be in l.a. >> she has a list, iggy azalea. one direction, four or five songs in the show. so if you have kids that like one direction, we'll tweet you exactly what time they'll be on tloougt throughout the evening. >> use the twitter. jenny's with you, but she's married, will she be tamed? >> she'll never be tamed. she and her husband, they met doing the show. yeah i'm hoping for the same thing someday too. >> is it a new kid on the block? >> despite what you may think, not with a new kid on the block. >> as we close out the year,
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what were the biggest pop culture stories of the year? >> i really think that the taylor story was one of the biggest stories. and i remember she took me into a dressing room at the music festival in las vegas and played one of the tracks. and i just looked at her, this is going to be a number one hit. what's been interesting about her number ones they have been number one for weeks. "shake it off," weeks a the number one. she was big. >> and can't get the hook out of my head. cannot. >> who was the breakout star of the past year and who will be the breakout star in 2015? >> you know who had a great year and a bigger year in 2015 nick jonas. came out with a track called "jealous." that the rest of the album is good. you're going to hear about nick. and prince royce, big internationally. he's got a mainstream pop album this i think will be big in the states. >> you're a ton of talents, a production company.
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this amazing device in front of you. >> i'm getting mine today. >> i'll give it to you now. this is your type 02. >> yay. >> this is a lifesaver for me. >> coming up in -- >> yes, we have -- this -- we're launching this. and also the key pad for the tablet as well. >> and you -- when i text this is the most amazing product ever. and i'm not -- i can sell this. >> amy has shares in the company. >> i had to switch phones, i was like oh no. >> oh, well, this is for you. >> more "american idol" coming up. which season? >> we go from new year's to idol premier, and then the golden globes for e. . >> with dick clark's new year's rockin' eve on abc. make sure that ryan webefore he
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take office, he is going to donate a very lovely coat for a worthy cause. we have collected nearly 120,000 coats so far. and ryan is adding one more in partnership. >> there you go. >> all right. and you can help by going to any burlington store to donate a coat. go to goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo!. >> happy new year guys. >> happy new year. >> thanks for having me. >> you can put that tie upstairs. >> what are you going to do with a tie? >> i'm glad you asked. >> she's going to put it on ebay. >> it won't sell. >> we will be watching tomorrow night. >> thank you. and now the top trends of 2015. abbie boudreau got a peek at the crystal ball of an expert trend setter to find out what will be sweeping the nation in the coming year. >> reporter: no one knows what's hot and what's not -- >> facebook.
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>> my parents -- >> reporter: more than tweens and teens. they'll be ringing in both the old. do you guys even know -- and the new. don't get your nose. okay. that is a look i like. i met with trend expert jane buckingham at popular in beverly hills to find out what's trending for 2015. starting with the statement tee for girls. and the statement slouchy beanie for boys. he looks great. >> he is indeed invincible. it's efrs from the hashtags to statements about how they're feeling, who they want to be. >> reporter: other teen trends ead chain, over the knee socks and doc martins. >> these are new and i love them. >> some say they never left it's not the basic black. they're in fun colors. >> reporter: even henna-inspired bling jewelry for your hands. and head to toe, candy
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everywhere. >> they want to eat it but wearing it this year. >> reporter: sugar overload. and while this snuggie once reigned supreme, teens in 2015 prefer the onesie. >> the kids really love them. >> reporter: is that a good look? >> i think what they're saying is i don't care if it's a good look. i'm a teenager and i can do what i want. >> reporter: and to deal with the stress of being a teen. >> if you can believe it they're meditating. it helps them improve their scores in s.a.t.s. >> reporter: but maybe the most fun, the silent disco. you have the headphones on you're hearing the same music, but it's totally silent. you can go into the wee hours of the morning. >> reporter: and you don't have to be a teen to love it. for "good morning america," abbie boudreau abc news los angeles. >> that sounds like if you're the parent much tweens that
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sounds like a lifesaver. >> all for that. >> i'm going to do that tonight. now to ginger with the final check on the weather. >> good morning, everybody. i just met my new friend, joshua from maryland. are you cold? >> yes, very. >> guess what? it's going get colder if you're sticking around for new year's eve. talk about that. you can see the windchill advisories and warnings from the texas panhandle north of amarillo up to wisconsin, the u.p. of michigan and back to montana. those windchill warnings from idaho into wyoming. and there are the numbers, josh. new york city dropping into the 20sed in overnight. so early morning for new year's eve and day, feels cooler. and philadelphia also in the 20s. maryland, where you're from? it's going to get cold too. winter weather advisorie >> can morning, washington. look for cloudy skies and 38
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degrees with a wind chill factor closer to 30. clouds decreasing this afternoon, it will be cool but high temperatures in the upper >> all that weather brought to you by ashley furniture. i'm going to go like this. i am just tearing up. all right, it's a time to think about finances. i have said this high school should teach you thousand budget. now it's happening. all because of a game. how many of you guys paid a late bill during this simulation? >> reporter: this classroom full of kids is not learning biology. they're learning how to budget. >> have you charged any fees throughout? >> reporter: it's something a lot of teens don't know how to do. rich roughly 20% of 15-year-olds have zero understanding of financ but h and r block has the budget
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♪ bang bang ♪ it's day two of the "gma" pinterest perfect party series you ring in the new year in style with the help of pinterest. it's about decking out your home today. here is the blogger and diy expert jenny. welcome, happy new year. thanks for coming in. >> thank you. >> step number one, photo booth. a big time photo booth can be expensive. but you have an inexpensive way to do it. >> instead of renting one, make a super inexpensive one like this one. it's easy to make. get the fringe from a party store or online. and tape to the wall or a foam board. and create the chevron background. >> looks like this takes a long time. but it's actually not -- >> no once it's hung cut it and
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you're good to go. >> you have an idea how to spice up the pictures with -- >> resolution board. >> this is yours. >> yep. so easy to make with white board, contact paper. cut it out and write on your resolution. >> that's the guest resotion. >> everyone needs more cupcakes. >> i'm a new dad, get more sleep. so much more boring than yours. >> got to have some cupcakes too. >> can we do both? you have another way to spice it up. i'll hold the resolution. this is the -- >> it was about theimojis. if you get a text from me there's one involved. and create the photo props. use glitter paper. and then glue on a dowel on the back and then you have fun photo props to use in front of your backdrop backdrop. >> i would hold one up but i'm holding the cupcake resolution i'm not going to let go. >> this is my favorite. >> i like it. and something else to deck the house out with.
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>> yes, if you want to decorate from floor to ceiling create these fun poofs. and they're so easy. use tissue paper stack a bunch together do an accordion fold cinch the middle, and start pulling them apart to make it fun. >> everything you said i don't know how to do. >> you got it. >> not very crafty. >> and then hang them from the ceiling. >> pretty impressive. how many would you put? >> i feel like you can cover the entire room. balloons fringe this. it could be a great party. >> this is a great noise maker. >> yes. i'm balloon obsessed. they're so fun and easy to make. all you need is a balloon, a funnel and then fill it up with the confetti. and then helium and you create this amazing confetti balloon bouquet. >> that's clever. do we pop them. >> at midnight the countdown. you have to pop them. >> okay i'm a little scared.
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>> three, two one. >> nice very well done. and by the way, if you're impressed, which i am you can visit our pinterest page at pinterest.com/gma. and tomorrow back with delicious dishes and drinks to serve at your countdown to the new year. thank you very much. >> thank you very having me. >> we'll get rid of that. >> part of the party. and the former chef for the british royal family shows us so much prince william and
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. and now to a woman who gave i can cuisine the royal treatment. lara spoke to the woman who used to serve the young princes and got a sampling of what she cooked for them. >> this is a woman who literally made meals fit for a king a
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future king, that is. carolyn rob is the former personal chef for prince william and harry. it is a real pleasure. i'm a huge fan of the royals. and a lot of people wonder what is it like inside that world. you started with them when prince william was just a little boy. >> that's right. he was just 7, and prince harry was 4. the most fantastic job. it was a dream come true for me. >> were they just like us at meal time? >> yes. simple food. princess diana was keen that her boys have healthy diets. but they had treats too. and i had a lot of fun in the kitsch kitchen with the boys. >> how relaxed was she? >> just wonderful. really the perfect mother. and within the home it was like being with any family. obviously a very special family. >> all right. so one of the things that you love to make was a cake that you ate as a little girl. >> that's right. >> the cake that prince william
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loved so much it became his groom's cake. can you share with us how to put this together? >> yes. really simple. melted butter and sugar and golden and add cocoa powder and chocolate. this is great to make with or more children. i made it with my mother when i was small. >> and add that -- >> add the pistachios. >> can i add them? >> yes brilliant. and the figs. >> right in? >> right in. don't have to add these ingredients for a child. but this is special. >> yeah very rich. >> it is rich. and then we add some crushed biscuits. >> right into the sauce pan? >> yep. right into there. once this is mixed, we mix that and pour into a mold. this goes into the refrigerateor to chill. two hours later, that's what it looks like. >> a cake fit for a royal.
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and you eyes it on top. >> yes. and i can demonstrate for you. >> this is just melted chocolate. >> and it is. >> and hardens. that's fantastic. this is william's groom's cake. and another recipe was inspired by prince charles and his love of fish. would you share with us? >> some wonderful time in scotland. a place i love to go. >> how do you prepare the salmon salmon? >> that's simple, marinated with orange lemon zest olive oil, leave it for a couple of hours and then in a hot pan. >> thank you for sharing the recipes, and the eaten mess. we're putting the recipe for that -- it's on goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo!. and you have a book coming out, the royal touch? >> yes, some of my recipes and my parents' recipes. >> thank you for sharing your
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life inside the palace. >> and thanks to lara for that.
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tomorrow on "gma," the final installment of our pinterest perfect party series dishes and drinks to serve at your new year's bash. see you tomorrow.
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>> good morning. the time now is 8:57 a.m., i am jummy olabanji. the traffic has not been too bad on this tuesday morning. we will head over to jack taylor
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to see if that is holding true. >> if this is what we have to deal with for the rest of the week, we will take it. all of your travel lanes are open. there is one headed to waldorf today. be aware that there is a funeral procession going on. billingsley road, route five, route 488 toward st. peter's, you will find rolling road closures throughout the morning. st. peter's will be closed until 2:00 this afternoon to pay respects. the forecast for the rest of the day? >> it will improve. there is a lot of cloud cover right now, but a few flurries we have had in charles county are improving. watch for these clouds to slowly improve to the afternoon. breezy, but it feels like 30 because of the wind. it doesn't feel like 20. 29 in gaithersburg, 29 in dallas . highs in the upper 30's the
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lower 40's today. it will be nice to see some sunshine by late this afternoon. clear skies tonight with overnight temperatures in the 20's, struggling to get up to 40 for the last day of 2014. the first day of the new year, the rain holds off until the weekend. >> thank you. thank you for joining us. we w
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