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tonight, donald trump's stinging loss. and what it now means. will there be a contested convention? and tonight, trump lashing out at ted cruz, calling him worse than a puppet. this, as ted cruz now looks to new york next. but cruz is suddenly confronted in the bronx. >> has no business being in the bronx. this is an immigrant community. breaking news. the middle school takedown. the student is 12, thrown to the ground by this officer. tonight, the investigation just launched, accused of excessive force. fears over fuel tonight. the passenger jet flying to california suddenly turned around. did they not have enough fuel? and how does this happen? homicide on campus. a community on high alert. students told not to walk alone, not to wear headphones, after a young woman is discovered.
recorded her own doctors in the operating room. you will hear what she captured. she was shocked. good evening. it's great to have you with us on a wednesday night. we begin tonight with the fallout, a major loss for donald trump in wisconsin. trump taking aim at ted cruz and those in the party he says are trying to stop him. this loss increases the chances of a contested convention. ted cruz hoping this win helps him in new york. but from this point on, trump would need to win 60% of the remaining delegates, or there will be a fight in cleveland. here's tom llamas. >> reporter: today in new york, donald trump sounding like a man under siege. posting a familiar message. >> they're really trying to stop me. everybody knows it. everybody sees it. the establishment. the media. the special interests.
the donors. they're all against me. >> reporter: walloped in wisconsin by senator ted cruz, trump now lashing out. his campaign claiming cruz is worse than a puppet. a trojan horse being used by the party bosses attempting to steal the nomination from mr. trump. but today, trump campaign sources tell abc news there is tension within the billionaire's own team, and that trump's children have expressed concern about campaign manager corey lewandowski. trump brushes it off. >> i have not heard anything about infighting. i don't know where you hear it. >> reporter: but cruz says trump's attacks are a sign he's falling apart. >> he gets very angry when the voters reject him. >> reporter: however, cruz has his own challenges. and in new york today, he was welcomed with a bronx cheer. >> you have no business being in the bronx. this is an immigrant community. >> reporter: he's now trying to explain to new yorkers why he spent months attacking trump's, quote, "new york values."
>> i think most people know exactly what new york values are. >> i am from new york. >> you're from new york, so you might not. but i promise you in the state of south carolina, they do. >> reporter: trump saying those comments will haunt the texas senator. george stephanopoulos asking cruz about that today. >> he told the "wall street journal" today, he can't imagine any new yorker voting for you. he said, "ted cruz doesn't care about new yorkers, doesn't like new yorkers. he's mocking new yorkers." >> let me be very clear. the people that i was talking about are the liberal new york democrats who have hammered this state. it is people like mayor bill de blasio. it is people like governor cuomo. >> and donald trump, you're saying. >> who has funded them all. >> tom llamas with us live. a stinging loss for trump in wisconsin. and the exit
they would be scare ed by a tru presidency. >> and in a head-to-head election against hillary clinton, 10% of republicans would vote for hillary clinton. >> tom llamas, thank you. and more of george's interview with ted cruz tomorrow morning on "gma." and bernie sanders, easily beating hillary clinton tonight. sanders telling his supporters, if we get new york too, we're on to the white house. but an interview with the new york daily news getting attention, not offering key specifics about key promises.
cecilia vega about clinton taking aim on sanders in new york. ï ¿>> reporter: hillary clinton in pennsylvania tonight, with one thing on her mind -- stopping bernie sanders in his tracks. >> in a number of important areas, he doesn't have a plan at all. >> reporter: clinton seizing on the senator's interview with the "new york daily news." the anti-wall street crusader stumbling for specifics when asked how he would deliver on his promise to break up the big banks. >> do you think the fed now has that authority? >> well, i don't know if the fed has it. but i think the administration can have it. >> reporter: clinton today pouncing. >> he's been talking for more than a year about doing things that he obviously hadn't really studied or understood and that does raise a lot of questions. >> reporter: tonight, in filly -- philadelphia, i asked him. >> the candidate with qualifications is the one that has stood up for working mi
interest in the country. >> reporter: now energized by his big wisconsin win. should hillary clinton be more nervous than ever before? >> she should. >> reporter: but his path to the nomination still an uphill climb. clinton has nearly 700 more delegates. and sanders needs to win 74% of the remaining delegates to beat her. and today, she told me she's not nervous at all. any concerns about last night and the results of wisconsin? >> no, i'm feeling really good, and i'm really happy to be here in pennsylvania. >> getting to both candidates today. you're live in philadelphia today, and bernie sanders would have to win 74% of the remaining delegates to get this nomination. but he was talking about a contested convention? >> reporter: that's right. he would not rule out the possibility of a contested convention. he says it depends on how many delegates he
but they're talking about this, a contested convention on the democratic side. >> thank you. we move on to other news. a middle-school takedown, a 12-year-old thrown to the ground by an officer. now, claims of excessive force. here's pierre thomas. >> reporter: the officer seen here is wrestling with a 12-year-old girl who had been involved in an argument with another student. then this. >> oh! >> reporter: the girl body-slammed on her face. apparently dazed, she lies motionless. her friends concerned. the question tonight, was that amount of force really necessary? the san antonio independent school district tells us it is investigating and that the officer has been placed on administrative leave. after she was slammed to the ground, the officer placed the girl into handcuffs.
tolerate any excessive force. >> thank you. next to a passenger jet suddenly turning around during a flight because of concerns over fuel. halfway across the pacific ocean. here's david kerley. >> reporter: this united 777, forced to return to honolulu. >> united 724, cleared visual approach. >> cleared for visual. >> reporter: for the 264 passengers on board, it was a four=hour flight that ended right where it started. the flight took off for san francisco sunday, but about two hours out, the pilots realize they are in a condition called overburn -- using more fuel than expected. so they decide to turn around. blame the weatherman, they tell the passengers. >> we predicted the wrong type of wind. we were predicting that we were going to have stronger tailwind, and now we have stronger headwinds. >> we do know to a great extent what those winds are going to be, but that is a long stretch of water and there's no weather stat
to top off the tanks. the extra weight reduces efficiency. but there are speific requirements and a turnaround is very rare. >> and new developments of an american airlines pilot suspected of being under the influence. we see him under arrest, just before his flight was to take off. authorities say he failed two breathalyzer tests. next to the weather. rochester, new york, 13 degrees. and red flag warnings in 20 states, fueling wildfires in oklahoma, and this one in woodward. and the one we showed you last
>> i know he needs to get out. >> come on, guy. >> he is okay tonight, and we're told he's back on the job today. here's ginger zee with more on the cold and also the red flag warnings. >> from oklahoma to west virginia, you see the red flag warnings. and gusts up to 50 miles per hour. of course, the fire danger is high. 7:00 a.m., raleigh, 41 miles per hour. cleveland, 22. all along that cold front, along with the wind, will come showers and thunderstorms. as this passes by, the big headline will be the arctic air. from missouri to north carolina. >> thanks. next to the college campus that's an active crime scene after the body of a young woman was
officers in austin, texas, warning students not to walk alone. here's kayna whitworth. >> reporter: tonight, students at the university of texas on edge after a suspicious death on campus. >> it does make me feel a little bit unhe body of a woman in her 20s found yesterday at the bottom of a creek winding through university grounds. >> she was walking so close to, like, so many buildings, and there was probably people around. >> reporter: police are calling it a homicide but have not yet identified the woman, and they haven't said whether there is any connection to a student who went missing just three days ago. >> i mean, we haven't had something like that happen on campus in the last ten years. >> reporter: law enforcement now stepping up security on campus, with 50 more officers patrolling on foot, bike and horseback. >> be aware of surrounding at all times. >> reporter: officers urging students to lock their doors, walk without ear buds and travel in pairs. >> i got my friend to come pick me up last night from the stadium instead of walking home or taking the bus. >> reporter: davis, police have
taken over the information, and they're urging students to stay to well-lit sidewalks. next to a flashpoint, the tennessee -- it's the latest in a wave of similar laws across the country, including another in mississippi. steve osunsami is there, talking to people on both sides of the heated issue. >> reporter: tonight, the culture war over same-sex marriage has come to mississippi. people here are taking their outrage to governor phil bryant's door. this week, he signed in a new law allowing public and private businesses to refuse service, on religious grounds, to gay or transgender people. and not just cakes, flowers and wedding venues, but adoptions, certain medical services and counseling. >> i think it protects the religious freedom of people who have deeply held religious beliefs. >> reporter: the new law is specific about what beliefs it protects. that "marriage is between one
relations are reserved to marriage," and that gender is determined "at the time of birth." >> honest people who have a legitimate objection to what's going on --- a religious objection have a course of action now. >> reporter: but critics call it state sanctioned bigotry. karen brown, a baker in southaven, mississippi, says she only needs to know how you want the cake. >> what a person chooses to do is between them and the people they love and the deities that they worship. >> reporter: executives from several large companies have written appeals to get the law repealed. in north carolina, more than 80 businesses are protesting, and paypal is now pulling 400 jobs and a $3.6 million project. tonight, a number of governors across the country are telling state workers they can't travel here for business. david? >> steve osunsami, thank you. next to reaction already coming in after the former ceo
sentenced today in the worst mine disaster in decades. you may remember this moment, don blankenship, forcefully turning away our producer. here's brian ross. >> reporter: mr. blankenship? he earned a reputation as the most ruthless and feared coal company boss in the country. and don blankenship didn't like anybody questioning what he did. including abc news, which has been investigating him for years. and today, don blankenship remained defiant, even after being sentenced to a year in prison for flouting mine safety rules that prosecutors said led to the deaths of 29 miners. he said he's not guilty of any crime. >> did you cause the accident? >> no, ma'am. >> reporter: it was six years ago this week that a build-up of dangerous coal dust led to an explosion that killed the
branch mine, owned by blankenship's massey energy company. prosecutors said blankenship conspired to break safety laws, that it was his "greed" as ceo that led him to "imperil his workers' survival to further batten his bank account." outside court, relatives of those killed in the disaster heckled blankenship. >> he's not sorry. he is sorry he got caught, but not for the 29 lives he took. >> reporter: blankenship left the courthouse with a police guard. blankenship is appealing his conviction. >> one year. >> one year. >> brian, thank you. and coming up, the secret
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and precious over here. >> reporter: when you heard them saying precious meet precious, did that offend you? >> it was racially profiling me, yes, i was offended. >> reporter: she was arguing when the doctor said he couldn't schedule her sooner. >> she's a hand frl. she had some words for me. >> reporter: a letter from the hospital said that doctors need to be aware of their words. easter says that protect of unkind surgical banter has to end, and she, too, says she's considering a lawsuit. david? >> matt, thank you. when we come back, ivanka trump and the recall involving
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