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good morning, america. breaking overnight, donald trump starring in a new terrorist recruitment video. >> donald j. trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of muslims entering the united states. >> so, does this mean hillary clinton may have actually been right? >> they are going to people showing videos of donald trump insulting islam and muslims. >> plus, the worldwide terror threats on this holiday weekend, this gunman's deadly assault in israel and police opening fire outside a mosque in france. new this morning, bracing for the worst. flooding on the mighty mississippi moves downstream taking homes with it. >> never expect your house to float away. >> the river rising to record
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levels, levees threatened. the intense efforts going on right now to save lives. on the sidelines, trevone boykin sitting out tonight's huge bowl game. the brawl outside a bar that ended in his arrest. the serious charges he's now facing and what he is saying this morning. and money talks. powerball fever sweeping the country, over 300 million up for grabs and everybody has a system. >> i think i should get three, one for the father, the son and the holy spirit. >> the mad rush for tickets has people dreaming big. and good morning, we'll get to the historic flooding in a moment. the mississippi river approaching a record crest as we speak this morning. but we want to start here with terror and donald trump. >> now, you may remember that not long ago hillary clinton created that uproar when she claimed that isis was using
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trump in recruitment videos. he hit back hard and we have learned that another terror group, al shabaab which is al qaeda's affiliate is now using trump in a video. >> this new clip which comes out of somalia features trump announcing his controversial plan to ban muslims from coming to america and abc's mary bruce is on the story from the white house this morning. mary, good morning to you. >> reporter: hi, began, good morning. for weeks there's been a fierce debate about the impact of trump's call to ban muslims but now this morning for the first time we're seeing a terror group use his language to boost their fight. >> take heed -- >> reporter: a terrorist group is including a clip of donald trump in a recruitment video. >> donald j. trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of muslims entering the united states. >> reporter: the militant group al shabaab, al qaeda's affiliate in somalia highlighting his call to ban muslims entering the u.s. trump's word the sandwiched between the propaganda words of
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anwar al awlaki killed four years ago. >> the west will eventually turn against its muslims citizens. >> reporter: the first known instance of extremism using this. >> he is becoming isis' best recruiter. >> reporter: the democratic front-runner ignited a war of words with trump when she warned that his rhetoric would become recruiting fodder. >> they are going to people showing videos of donald trump insulting islam and muslims in order to recruit more radical jihadists. >> reporter: trump blasted clinton calling her a liar. >> donald trump is on video and isis is using hill on the video to recruit. and it turned out to be a lie. she's a liar. >> reporter: now there has been no reaction yet from the clinton or trump camps, but this is sure to be a big issue on the campaign trail in the coming days. paula.
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>> yeah, i'm sure we'll be hearing from them shortly. mary, thank you. there are terror fears at home and abroad. in france where they've been on high alert soldiers shot a man outside a mosque as he drove a car towards them. in israel there was a deadly attack at a popular bar. abc's alex marquardt gives us details from our london bureau. >> reporter: here in london, 3,000 police officers were deployed as part of the new year's celebrations, this is one of the many european cities on edge, fearing an attack is part of a new situation in europe that one top german official called a general permanent terror threat. french soldiers unload their handguns into a red car which had just tried to ram them twice. the driver is wounded and the car rolls into a ditch. the incident took place outside a mosque that the soldiers were guarding. the driver's motive is still unclear, but it highlights the new nervous reality of life in europe after the deadly paris attacks. [ speaking a foreign language ] >> reporter: in his new year's
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address french president francois holland told citizens they are not finished with terrorism and the threat remains at its highest level and cancered their new year's eve fireworks and then they did in brussels. the same night munich evacuated and shut down two of its train stations after warnings of a specific attack involving isis suicide bombers. beyond europe, the global fears reinforced in israel, hardly new to violence and terror. after a gunman seen here in this surveillance video opened fire in central tel aviv spraying a cafe with bullets as people ran for cover. two were killed and seven wounded. the attacker is a young arab-israeli man believed to be mentally unstable. it's not known what his motive was. israeli authorities have launched a massive manhunt for him. whether in israel, here in europe or beyond it's clear that the world has gotten off to a
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nervous start in this new year. dan. >> that is absolutely correct. alex, thank you. with america jittery about both isis and the seemingly endless string of mass shootings president obama is about to wade deeply into the debate over guns, this time he wants to bypass congress and use executive action to make it more difficult for the mentally ill and for criminals to get firearms. abc's jim avila is with the president in hawaii this morning. jim, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, dan. the president ends his vacation in hawaii tonight, landing back in washington, d.c. on sunday. among the first things he plans to do is a monday morning meeting with attorney general lorette that lynch on gun control. he said in his radio weekly address it's an issue he cannot ignore. >> i get too many letters from parents and teachers and kids to sit around and do nothing. i get letters from responsible gun owners who grieve with us every time these tragedies happen.
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>> reporter: in the wake of the san bernardino attacks, he suggested to his justice department they look for ways that he could order some kind of gun control on his own, the president saying that he does not trust the congress to do anything on their own and he's going to have to act with executive orders, dan. >> all right, i'll pick it up from here, jim. that meeting with the attorney general is monday. thank you. now to a very real and present danger here at home. the death toll continues to rise from the historic midwest flooding. the massive cleanup from the catastrophe is under way in some towns while further south people are still bracing from the worst from the mighty mississippi and we have the latest from cape girardeau. hi, indra. >> reporter: good morning, paula. it's hard to believe it's been a week since all that record rain that fell into the midwest and yet here i am today still standing in water and we know the story here is actually just beginning. homes submerged, hundreds of
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roads washed away, cars stranded. this morning parts of missouri under as much as 16 feet of water after a week of record flooding along the mississippi river. >> it's mind boggling. >> reporter: at least 23 people are dead. others still missing and the deadly deluge is not over yet. illinois governor declaring a state of emergency deploying national guard troops to the hardest hit areas as officials and residents brace for the worst. >> this is particularly dangerous to have this kind of rain and this kind of cold. >> reporter: in some parts of missouri the water finally starting to recede but for many, the damage is already done. matt can staying with family after his suburban st. louis home was swept away wednesday. the force of the raging water smashing the house into a bridge. >> i thought it was going to get in the house and a couple feet and then i never -- didn't even imagine it would go over the roof and then disappear.
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>> reporter: kraichley was stunned by the devastation. >> put stuff high. the river goes down you wash it off and carry on. you never expect your house to float away. >> reporter: outside of st. louis this morning as the waters are receding there they're still concerned about the threat of enough drinking water as that water went right into that water filtration system. now, here farther to the south in cape girardeau the story is just beginning already surpassing the record flooding from 1993 and the river hasn't even crested yet, in fact, by tomorrow morning it's expected to rise to 50 feet here and, of course, this is not just for this region, notice out towards illinois very unusual, they've already posted flash flood watches over concerns that the levees there will breach and all this water has to make its way farther to the south so places like mississippi and out towards louisiana, they're carefully watching the situation because they know all this water is headed in their direction. it just takes time so still another week or two from now we
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are still going to be talking about that threat for major flooding in that region and the other thing i have to point out, it is very cold this morning. typically when you see a flooding concern in this part of the country it's usually in the springtime when it's warm outside but today you can tell temperatures are below freezing so i'm standing in a mix of water and ice so the roads are very slippery out here on the sides of the roads, ice crystals so impossible to walk so another layer to the depth of what's going on. drivers having a very difficult time into the midwest. >> as if the situation couldn't get any worse, indra, thank you. >> this is going to be going on for weeks, indra, thank you. the other morning headlines and as always we turn it over to mr. ron claiborne. good morning, sir. >> happy new year. >> happy new year. >> dan, paula, sara haines, good morning to you. we begin with people around the country and around the world really checking their new year's uber receipts, some of them getting sticker shock. riders took to social media to post their frustration and evidence about uber taking advantage of the holiday to jack
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up prices. uber's facebook page had more than 100 complaint, uber allows prices to surge in times of high demand and confirmed to abc news there is no cap on how high that surge multiplier can go. the company, though, says it warned in advance that new year's eve and early new year's day fares could be higher and urged riders to share the fare by riding with others. bill cosby's wife will no longer be able to sit on the sidelines during her husband's mounting legal battles. a federal judge -- she will have to answer questions next week in an upcoming deposition in a civil lawsuit against the comedian this after she was denied a request to be excused. that civil case is separate from the criminal case against cosby who was charged earlier this week in pennsylvania with aggravated indecent assault on a woman back in 2004. they've been married for more than 50 years. the charred luxury skyscraper in dubai after a
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towering new year's eve inferno. crews were still dousing the embers friday as officials try to figure out what caused that massive blaze. investigators are trying to figure out whether a flammable plastic component may have caused the fire to spread so quickly. 14 people were slightly injured. and tributes are pouring in for grammy award winning natalie cole who died new year's eve. ♪ unforgettable >> and forevermore ♪ >> the daughter of legendary jazz musician singer nat king cole best known for her 1991 virtual duet with her father singing his classic " "unforgettable." aretha franklin called her one of the great ef singers of our time. coal had b cole had battled help tight is that gave her a kidney transplant and she was 65 years of age. take a look at this video from brussels. you're seeing a group of teenagers throwing a car down a
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flight of stairs. somebody's idea of a prank leading to an underground subway station, remarkably no one was injured even though the station was opened and passengers were coming up the escalator at the same time. one person was arrested. and now to a dramatic video from pennsylvania of a woman escaping just after she escaped from an alleged carjacking attempt she says the suspected abductor told her he was holding her hostage as he drove through several towns stopping at gas stations. you can see her pleading from help before flags down police. that suspect was later caught. finally, a twisted drum solo from motley crue's tommy lee that had the audience gasping in l.a. check this out. ♪ you see there during motley crue's final show, the roller-coaster ride spinning lee 360 degrees vertically. something went wrong leaving him suspended upside down.
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he was in that position for nearly a minute. he appeared unfazed drumming his way through that equipment malfunction. finally a worker went up to try to help but the roller coaster started again. that band together for more than three decades finishing their last show ever and check out the video. i recommend it. he has some spontaneous comment nast we cannot repeat on morning tv or evening tv or any tv. >> i'm shocked. from tommy lee? i don't believe it. >> you got to check it out. >> this is ang idea for a new album or song called upside down. >> isn't that -- ♪ upside down that's a totally ♪ you turn me -- >> we're going way, way back there. >> here's my advice after working with these folks, just stay out of it. stay out of it. >> smile and nod. >> all right. we're spying and nodding this morning because we're learning more about a very brave teenager who survived nearly 30 hours in single digit temperatures while lost in the utah wilderness. his 911 calls for help have just
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been released and mara schiavocampo has all of the details for us. hi, mara. >> reporter: good morning, it is an amazing story of survival. that teen went out duck hunting when he got lost. he mistakenly walked deeper and deeper into the wilderness spending more than a day in bone-chilling temperatures before a miraculous recovery. >> i don't feel good. i feel like i'm gonna pass out. >> reporter: this morning newly released 911 calls of a missing 14-year-old's hunter's fight for survival brayden neilson spent 28 hours lost in 4 degree weather. racing against hypothermia and a dying phone, neilson desperately tries to guide search teams to his location. so close he can see their lights even though they can't see him. >> are you still by the barn? >> it's not a barn. it's hard to explain.
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i see snow branches, lights, cars. >> reporter: with his battery now dead, neilson's family who he had also been calling and texting begins to fear the worst. >> i went from in my own mind to i can't bury him. >> reporter: five hours after the last word from the young hufrnter another 911 call. this time from a home miles away reporting brayden was found disoriented and shaken suffering hallucinations from hypothey remembery but safe. >> i think god led me that whole way through there. >> reporter: just amazing. brayden was found seven miles from where he got lost recovering from frostbite. offs say he's alive thanks to the warm hunting gear he was wearing and, dan, he says the whole experience taught him the importance of carrying survival gear while you're out. really lucky this year.
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>> i guess you could say it's a new year's miracle as well and beginning with a huge powerball ja jackpot. >> the drawing is tonight. the jackpot 1334 million bucks, the last time it was this high was three years ago and sara shockingly decided to do this story. >> i have no idea why they didn't pick you, dan. i'm typically not a lottery girl but when you sort to play the what could i do with $334 million game this jackpot is looking pretty good but you do have to be in it to win it. this morning americans are rushing out for a chance to start the new year a multi, multi, multimillionaire in tonight's powerball. even wanna-be winners unlucky enough to win in one of the six states that don't offer powerball are making the trek across state lines to pick up their lucky numbers. >> through last wednesday we had sold more than $620 million in powerball tickets. so, people are really starting
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to get some jackpot fever. >> reporter: at just one in 292 million, i'm 20 times more likely to have identical quadruple lets than i am to win this jackpot. the odds are super long but could be super worth it. >> look what i found in my pocket. look. what i call them, fun coupons. >> reporter: want a luxury sports car you could purchase a new one every month for 242 years. or what about traveling the globe? cruise for life and still have a quarter of a billion dollars left. >> part of the excitement of playing the loyry is dreaming what you would do. >> buy my new apartment. >> go to a party. >> reporter: some players have a religious system. >> i think i should get three, one for the father, the son and the holy spirit. >> reporter: but this powerball official says the first thing he would do -- >> no matter where you live, get a lawyer, get some banking experience behind you, and then go have some fun with that $334
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million. >> reporter: we were just playing the what would you do? dan, what would you do? aside from save every cat in the world like other things you would do. >> i would save a lot of cats. i would give a lot of it away. i would keep working, though. >> what one thing would you do for yourself? >> not buy tickets to a motley crue show because apparently -- >> by the way, "upside down" has been covered by no less than six bands. >> buy a sports car every day until the money ran out. >> you were listening to my piece. i'm just kidding. sara, money cannot buy happen that is >> that's what they keep telling me. >> you're going to try, right? put it to the test. >> exactly. >> worth testing. all right, thank you for that story, sara. the weather once again and get back to indra and cape girardeau, missouri, good morning, once again. >> good morning, i know what i would buy and that's going to be battery operated sock, guy, because it is very cold this morning. i know we had like this warmest december for many places on the
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east coast but that quickly changed and went into the new year with a big bank. video, upstate new york, what did you get, finally lake-effect snow, a ton of it. people knew what their snowblowers were about, a good six inches to a foot already fell there making conditions very difficult to drive but keep in mind, oh, yeah, as we go through the weekend more snow is actually expected in the areas. we still had advisories posted. another half a foot possible into the region. now, yeah, snow is one thing. how about terms, it is cold as you're waking up, one thing to see single digits in the northern plain, try places like denver, what feels like 4 degrees. you may be laughing thinking it's warm. keep on laughing that cold air is pushing off to the east so places are going to be seeing some more of that cold weather. we're talking about hartford, you may see flurries but the rest the windchill is going to be
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josh: good morning. sunny skies today. around 9:00. a cold a start. mid 40's for your highs today. this evening, tempatures fall quickly. weather does not stick around for long. .8 tomorrow ininto monday and tuesday, the coldest air of the season. >> dan and paula, i hope you enjoyed the warm december temperatures because it's changing in like 24 hours. >> we don't want to hear that. by the way if they do make battery powered socks, dan promises to overnight them to you by tomorrow. just for you. got to keep your toes warm. >> they do. i'm waiting. >> the gauntlet thrown down. the star quarterback who will tonight's big bowl game
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josh: good morning. you will notice not a whole law going on today. sunny skies. temperatures above average. it will be a chilly y. up.ly anything showing not until tomorrow we begin to pick upp on a few more clouds.
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that will be about it. we are due for sunshine. a chance for flurries off to the west on sunday night. on monday, they get closer to the metro. 48 today. not too breezy. 32 for tonight. mostly c clear skies. it stays cold. tomorrow, 49. the coldedest air of the season moves in on monday and tuesday. highs the 30's.
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and welcome back to "gma," everyone. happening right now, the terrorist group al shabaab is now including a clip of donald trump in their new recruitment video. the al qaeda affiliate in somalia is highlighting trump's call to ban muslims entering the united states. this comes after hillary clinton warned that trump's rhetoric would become recruiting fodder. also happening right now, a millionaire from alabama says he is the one behind this anti-trump skywriting blitz spotted over the rose bowl on new year's day. stan also paid for banners over the orange, cotton and sugar bowls and warned this is just the beginning. this morning, the first picture of lamar odom since he was hospitalized. his son posting this picture with his sister and dad on
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instagram after spending the holidays together. odom is still recovering after he was found unconscious at a brothel in las vegas back in october. coming up on the show, many of us make resolutions to live healthier in the new year but what's the best way to actually do it? dr. jen ashton with some great advice coming up in our weekend download. >> i would ask you about your resolution, but there's nothing to perfect. >> that's exactly right. >> this is perfection. >> i would disagree. >> gently. >> tough morning entering the new year. we start with the star college football quarterback sitting out a big bowl game sidelined over what he admits is pretty bad judgment. >> tcu's trevone boykin a one-time heisman trophy contender is now facing assault charges for his run-in with some officers after a bar fight and abc's marci gonzalez is here with the story. >> reporter: good morning. this is a tough one for fans and
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teammates. boykin is not only a star player but role model and someone they were counting on to win today's big game. this morning, the texas christian university football team getting ready to take the field for the alamo bowl without their star quarterback, trevone boykin. who is now apologizing for the criminal charges that ended his record-breakin college career. >> it's never good to get in trouble the day before the game. >> reporter: the one-time heisman hopeful banned from playing in his final game at tcu after being arrested early thursday morning for allegedly punching a police officer. >> he was so looked up to and remains so looked up to that it's just a terrible way to go out. >> reporter: boykin was at this san antonio bar when police say he was heckled and claimed that turned into a fight that spilled outside and when police stepped in, one of the officers was punched. >> we don't know whether he was swinging at the officer or whether he was swinging at somebody behind. i don't know. >> reporter: the 22-year-old charged with assault on a police officer resisting arrest and
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public intoxication. tcu's coach suspending him ahead of the final and perhaps biggest game of his college career. >> at a young age you make mistakes and sometimes some guys pay a pretty big price and you hate to see that happen. >> reporter: boykin tweeting i apologize to everyone again for my lapse in judgment. i hope others can learn from my mistake. i can assure you that i have because it took away the incredible honor and privilege it was to wear a tcu jersey. and boykin is now out on $5,000 bond. his teammate preston miller was also suspended for violating team rules, all of this just adding to the challenge for the rest of the team going up against the oregon ducks this afternoon. >> tough game. >> makes a tough game even tougher. thank you very much, marci. we want to send things back to indra who is in cape girardeau, missouri. i hope you're staying warm. i know it's a tough assignment this morning. >> yeah, we're definitely doing
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our best but, you know, the biggest concern what's been on everyone's minds is whether or not they'll be seeing more rain. the one piece of good news we have as we start the new year, jem calm across most of the country today. there is going to be rain but that's going to be farther down to the south. so places around texas could see about an inch of rain or so but the big rain story is actually now going to be farther out west. you remember a few weeks ago we had these series of storms one right after the next. looking at that again but this time there's actually a change. the jet stream, it's dropping. think el nino. that rain is finally heading where we need it most, all those poor drought conditions, they're hopefully going to get more of the rain we need, 2 to 3 inches in northern portions of california farther down to the south, even southern california can -- look at vegas, phoenix, rain making its way into the area and temperatures, winter arrived this year january 1st, nothing too major but typical temperatures is what we're looking at as we look
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good morning. a lot more sunshine this weekend. temperatures are chilly, but we aree above arage. tonight, d >> that weather was brought to you by macy's. of course, i hope you guys are now ready, winter is coming like a day or so from now. >> we are ready. we're on borrowed time in december in the northeast for sure. indra, thank you. coming up on "gma" how to fly like a celebrity. if you're rich and famous there is now a way to avoid being mobbed by fans and photographers at l.a.x. but, it'll cost you. meanwhile, sara, what's popping up on periscope. >> what we would do if we won the lottery. if you want to see more behind the scenes here on "good morning america" check out our periscopes, we're even bringing ron in this morning. he's a little quiet. i heard this -- >> subdued. >> he promised he would talk a
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high class problem but admittedly a problem nonetheless. many celebrities hate being ambushed by cameras at the airport. >> celebrities have feelings, too, right. >> i hate when that happens. >> well, here's a solution for you. next time it happens now those pesky paparazzi may be stopped in their tracks at least in los angeles. aditi roy is at l.a.x. with the story. hi, aditi. >> reporter: hey, guys, hey, paula and dan, good morning to you both. you know for most of us regular folks airline travel means braving those long lines at the ticket counters, lugging your bags around these kiosks then that dreaded wait at security but now l.a.x. is building a brand-new vip lounge with white glove service and the best part, no paparazzi. l.a.x., the airport for globe-trotting celebrities on the go. not even han solo himself, harrison ford, can escape the nosy cameras. a flash mob of fans always greeting one direction when they
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arrive at l.a. but before these a-list jet-setters reach their final destination they have to make their way through the paparazzi filled terminal. the airport to the stars is working to make its a-list customers' lives a little easier. l.a.x. recently winning approval to bill an exclusive $3 million private lounge, similar to delta's one service which nick watt tested out getting the superstar experience. >> when you're as famous as me, clooney, go aga, dark glasses just aren't enough. >> reporter: the airline offering concierge curbside at a private entrance. >> you're all set, mr. watt. >> reporter: even an exclusive lounge to relax, a porsche deliveries flyers from plane to terminal. >> this is part of the experience. >> perks anyone can purchase but los angeles' new portal for megastars is even more exclusive. travelers can only access the paparazziproof stat are facility
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for a hefty price tag. a fee reportedly as high as $1800 for the five-star service and knowing they can c'est bon voyage to those dreaded red-eyed snapshots. and a-listers will have to wait a little bit before that new paparazzi-free zone. not expected to open for another six to eight month, dan and paula, i get excite the if i get a bag of peanuts on the plane. >> after this thing opens we will know if we see a paparazzi shot of somebody at the airport either they want to be on camera or they're broke. >> they didn't pay $1800. >> yes, exactly. you'll have to wait 6 to 18 months. >> i'll make it. 6 to 18 -- >> 6 to 18 month evacuate mons, there getting healthy in the new year. many of us fall off the wagon. dr. jen ashton is here with tips for setting smart new year's resolutions and keeping them. keep it here.
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and this morning on the weekend download jumpstarting your january here with some advice on how we can all be a little healthier in the new year, dr. jen ashton, happy new year. welcome. resolutions, talking about a little bit of advice. so you are a woman's health specialist. what issues should women focus on in the new year. >> it's not about a specific disease or condition, it's much bigger than that. it's about prioritizes yourself and actually novel con seventh, putting yourself first. women are usually the epicenter of their family unit. >> easier said than done. >> i know but we typically put ourselves at the back of the line instead think of this like a domino effect. if you collapse, everyone behind you is going to collapse so really put yourself first. >> keep your tank otherwise you don't have anything to give
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anyone else. we talked about women's issues, what about men's issues. >> so obviously men don't really have a medical equivalent of an ob/gyn so for them it's ought of sight, out of mind, if i don't have to go to a doctor everything must be fine. i really encourage men think of your health like you're assessing your finances, take stock of it before you get sick because unless you're dan harris and happen to be married to a doctor. >> right. >> you typically don't see a doctor unless you're sick so in 2016, actually get in touch with a health care provider when you're healthy so you're not meeting them for the first time when -- >> dan would recommend mindful meditation. real quick, kids. >> 2016 it's all about sugar. this is for kids and adults but if you're giving your child anything that comes out of a package, turn that around, read that sugar content. i would argue nutritionally -- >> slap my wrist. >> that is the most important number on that nutritional label.
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added sugar is the big culprit. natural sugar in the form of fruit, fine. in a package, look at that. >> sometime you just want something to get them to stop talking and that's usually what works. >> bribery. >> it does, bribery and sugar. great mom. mom fail. on to this new year, coming up on "good morning america," thank you, jen. rekivendzled romance, celebs heating things up. with sara. that's not sara but sara will have this story. ♪ nobody can drag me down i was a smoker. hands down, it was... that's who i was. after one week of chantix, i knew i could quit. along with support, chantix (varenicline) is proven to help people quit smoking. chantix reduced my urge to smoke. some people had changes in behavior, thinking or mood, hostility, agitation, depressed mood and suicidal thoughts or actions while taking or after stopping chantix. some had seizures while taking chantix. if you have any of these, stop chantix and call your doctor right away. tell your doctor about any history of mental health problems, which could get worse or of seizures.
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♪ "good morning america" is brought to you by ashley furniture home store. this is home. >> time for "pop news." >> it's been preemed by sports and weather. >> no "pop news" this morning. >> your dreams came true, ron. >> just messing with you. >> april fools'. >> you were away last weekend and we missed you. >> i missed you. we have love to start with just the way you like it. who knows what the new year will bring for kendall jenner and
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harry styles. the reality star and one direction star sparking rumors of a rekindled romance with the two of them getting pretty cozy ahead of new year's celebrations down in the caribbean. they only had eyes for each other as they canoodled aboard a luxury yacht. harry decided to heat things up after seeing kendall in the victoria secret fashion show. >> what changed his mind about those? >> the best revenge is total hotness and that's what -- >> i think she was just smelling his hair. i don't think -- >> that might be something you tell your children. >> tell the children. >> and -- >> your pbest bet ignore her. >> dan's been doing it to me for years. >> more harry styles. he could be a link to taylor swift's new gift to all of us, her brand-new music video. the premiere of "out of the woods" came during abc's new year's rockin' eve. lots of eye-popping images
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including taylor swift trying to sprint away from a pack of savage wolves as she's chased through the woods and here's a little more. ♪ are we out of the woods yet are we out of the woods yet are we out of the woods ♪ >> and, of course, she looks hot doing all those things but some people believe it could be about her up and down relationship with harry styles whom taylor dated -- >> an allusion. >> an allusion. >> maybe they're not out of woods. >> she likes to plant her exes into her usic. >> or we can ignore you. >> that's another option. >> he is s funny. >> and charming. >> we got a little "star wars." it's sinking "the titan" setting records and when final numbers are in any end of the weekend it's expected "the force awakens" will surge past "the titanic." the second biggest domestic seller of all time making more than $659 million and the
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biggest record of all could also fall next week. "the force awakens" on track to dethrone "avatar," the highest grossing film and record of $760 million. now i'm a huge "titanic" fan but good for "star wars." >> we haven't been paying attention. >> there's dessert. >> feast your eyes on these delicious desserts, the next time you're at a restaurant you may want to pay more attention to the person serving you. researchers found we are four types more likely to order dessert if our server has a high body mass index. which means like a little chubby maybe and we're also more likely to order alcoholic beverages, as well. researchers suggest diners may eat and drink hore in the presence of a heavy person because it sets a social norm or you may feel less judged. it's the company i keep. if i'm with a skinny friend i eat a salad. a fatty like my husband, we just dig in. >> your husband can like the
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most disciplined person i know. >> but he loves me even when i'm stuffing my face which is a rare thing. >> we love you when you're stuffing your face. >> because you're not talking. >> you do love me. i can't wait to hear this. >> i would say everybody on this desk is slim and i'm totally eating cake in front of all of you. >> that is good morning, washington update. >> hello i'm kelly lynn. let's get an update on the weather right now. we are going start with meteorologist josh knight. josh: hey, kelly. beautiful view from the national harbor, but it is cold this morning. all this sun does help us in the mid to upper 40's.
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about 32 for leesburg. so temperatures right around the freezing mark for most of us. we will see lots of sun and up to 42 by noon and 37 tonight. back to similar temperatures. right around the freezing mark and as we fast forward into tomorrow, 49 and mostly sunny. enjoy the upper 40's tonight and tomorrow, because the coldest air of the season moves in tomorrow. we then get stuck in the 30's tuesday and back in the 40's for the end of the week. >> thank you, josh. the driver that caused seven people to be hit by a car is expected in court. malik faces charges of hitting a car while driving intoxicated and pushed that car into several people. that is coming up on our news. the search will continue for a
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sailor who fell overboard during a cruise at sandy lake state park. stephen reynolds flipped overboard while trying to tend to a sail on his 30-foot boat and a woman onboard said she tried help reynolds but quickly lost sight of him. you can get updates on good morning, washington on news channel 8.
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announcer: "jack hanna's wild countdown" is sponsored by nationwide. jack: hi, everybody, i'm jack hanna, coming to you from my base camp here at the columbus zoo, and welcome to "wild countdown." compared to most of the world's creatures, humans are huge heavyweight giants. but over the years, i've encountereded a few species that made me feel downright puny. oh, there's big guys. from humongous hippos-- one thing you don't want to do is run into a hippo on land. to gigantic giraffes-- still walking? fred: yeah. he's just following us. jack: and colossal crocodiles. neil: get him in, guys. come on, on the rope.

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