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good morning, america. tornadoes reported tearing through the south. winds over 60 miles an hour knocking down tree, destroying homes and cars as freezing cold and spring snow head east. also this morning, welcome to new york. donald trump getting massive crowds in his home state and firing back at ted cruz. >> and i've got this guy standing over there looking at me talking about new york values, i think you can forget about him. >> cruz getting a rough welcome in the bronx and going one-on-one with george right here on "gma." brutal body slam. an investigation under way after this school officer seen throwing a 12-year-old girl to the ground. now we hear from the young girl about those terrifying moments. ♪ this morning, millions blown away by "the force awakens." now we have the world premiere,
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explosive new "star wars" movie. before there was luke and leia, ray and fin there was "rogue one," the first look at it right here exclusively on "gma." >> good morning, america. that music gets up on a thursday morning. we have a brand-new "star wars" surprise. remember "the force awakens." biggest u.s. film ever and now we'll give you the first look at the trailer for a brand-new movie that explains the events that got "star wars" started. it's so top secret we cannot show you a frame of it yet so what you were looking at was from "the force awakens," not this new one so the clock is going. first those tornadoes touching down in the south overnight as storms damage homes and cars from kentucky to georgia and ginger i
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>> hey, good morning, george and amy. the strong to severe storms now moving through from central florida up through the carolinas. severe thunderstorm warning at this hour. look at some of this video from damage in georgia overnight. serious injuries reported in places like marietta, georgia, which is where you're seeing the video. homewood, alabama. if that's not dangerous enough look at the numbers coming in. 1, the windchill by saturday morning, 6, marquette. 13 in chicago and that air slides to the east. check out new york city, it will feel like 1 on sunday morning. 7 in buffalo so a lot of cold weather to talk about even some snow that i'll be hitting on in a couple of minutes. >> oh, boy. >> all right, ginger, thank you. now to a manhunt. we have breaking news under way for two men who broke free from a mental hospital. one is accused killer. authorities warning they are considered dangerous. abc's senior justice correspondent pierre thomas
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good morning, pierre. >> reporter: citizens of washington state are waking up to bad news and need to be on the look ute. these men are violent and possibly unstable. one of them described by a judge as, quote, scary. a massive manhunt under way for these two men who escaped overnight from a washington state mental hospital. police describe the men as dangerous, both deemed mentally incompetent to stand trial. >> because of the crimes they committed they're both, you know, assumed to be dangerous to others. >> reporter: mark alexander adams and anthony garber were last seen at 6 p.m. in the hospital's dining room. officials believe they escaped through a loose window in their room. garber is accused of stabbing a woman 24 times before slashing her throat. this surveillance camera at a mcdonald's caught her with the woman just days before her violent death. she can be seen buying him breakfast. the judge in his murder trial described him as scary to say the least. adams was receiving treatment in connection with a 2014
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police warn anyone who sees the men to keep their distance and not engage them. >> we wouldn't want anyone to compromise their safety for these two guys. >> reporter: law enforcement in the region is on high alert and the u.s. marshals have been identified. this is an urgent case, george. >> sure is scary. pierre, thanks very much. to the race for the white house. donald trump getting a big welcome in his home state of new york trying to bounce back after losing to ted cruz in wisconsin. abc's tom llamas is tracking the latest in the republican race. good morning, tom. >> reporter: george, good morning to you. like pa tras tram economy on rye some things go together, donald trump and new york are one of those things. trump needs a boost at this point in the race and overnight thousands came out to welcome trump home. ♪ y'all ready for this >> reporter: this morning donald trump in a new york state of mind. >> unbelievable. it's great to be home. this is home. it's great to be home. we love new york. we love new york and we are
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great again, folks. >> reporter: the gop front-runner trying to come back from that wallop in wisconsin, now finally with the home field advantage. the trump tribe on hand. daughter ivanka who just delivered a baby boy 11 days ago touting her dad's accomplishments. >> we saw this time and time again as he built tower after tower in new york city. >> reporter: and don jr. telling me this. >> how's it like to be back in new york. >> great, it's home, right. >> reporter: trump wowing the crowd with this shot at senator ted cruz. >> i have this guy standing over there looking at me talking about new york values with scorn on his face, with hatred, with hatred of new york. so, folks, i think you can forget about him. >> reporter: cruz is not backing down from this fight. trying to build on his momentum from wisconsin. campaigning in the bronx and getting a rough welcome. >> there's no business being in
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this is an immigrant community. >> reporter: but the texas senator maintains he can hurt trump in new york by highlighting the billionaire's new york values. >> people of new york know exactly what those values are. they're the values of liberal democratic politicians like andrew cuomo, like anthony weiner, like eliot spitzer, like charlie rangel, all of whom donald trump has supported. >> reporter: and as cruz an even john kasich keep campaigning this week trump must be feeling confident. we're told he's taking the rest of the week off back at it on sunday. george. >> okay, tom, thanks very much. you saw that restaurant in the bronx. where ted cruz got a raucous welcome. i sat down with him there and pressed him on whether that wisconsin win he had was a turning point in the race. donald trump still far ahead in delegates with a big lead here in new york. >> we've won now four states in a row, the last two weeks, the victory in wisconsin was across
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a 1-point victory and three weeks ago we were behind by ten points. >> even if you do well going forward you're still likely to be behind him in delegates and most of the voters last night said they want whoever is ahead to get the nomination. >> there is only one way to get the nomination, you earn a majority of the voters. donald trump has not been able to earn a majority of votes just about anywhere and that's his problem. he wants to change the rules so he doesn't have to get a majority. if we get to a convention and no one has gotten 1,237 delegates, i'll come in with a ton of delegates. he'll come in with a ton of delegates and it'll be up to the delegates to decide who will get the majority. >> very different here from wisconsin. you know, you saw that protester when he came in saying we don't want someone anti-immigrant there. >> if you're an anti-immigrant, you're not welcome here. >> you know both you and donald trump are in a deep hole right now with latinos. how do you turn it around? >> this meeting there was one
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in the new york you can find one loudmouthed protester. number one, we're in a small business and my focus is on small businesses because economic opportunity, jobs come from small businesses and i got to tell you, the energy and enthusiasm as i was meeting with pastors who were hugging me, who were saying i'm praying with you, we're with you, we are building a broad and diverse coalition. that's what it's going to take to win the nomination but even more importantly that's -- if there are also thousands of undocumented immigrants right here in this neighborhood. >> we are a nation of laws and being a nation of laws means you enforce the laws. and, you know, every other nation on earth enforces their law. if you or i immigrated illegally to china or france or germany or mexico, and they caught us, they would deport us. >> donald trump, you hit him back in iowa for his new york values. he told
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journal" can't imagine any new yorker voting for you. ted cruz doesn't care about new yorkers. he doesn't like new yorkers. he's mocking new yorkers. >> you know, i think most people know exactly what new york values are. >> 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 and governor cuomo. >> donald trump you're saying. >> who has funded them all. >> no regrets for hitting new york values. you don't think it's going to hurt you. >> just a minute ago we were meeting with hispanic pastors. a democratic state senator said i know exactly what you're talking about and we can't stand it. >> "the new york times," story about a real estate lawsuit that donald had to settle. his organization had to settle. you talked about his business record in the past. will you put his business record on the ballot here in new york? >> listen, republicans, we w
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we want to beat hillary. the last thing we want is to nominate someone like donald trump who over and over again as allegations of fraud against hip, has litigation. last thing we want to do is nominate someone on the witness tan in october and november as much as hillary clinton. >> this was settled. >> but yet the trump university litigation that he defrauded thousands of people with a fake university took their money, scammed them. that is scheduled to go to trial this summer. >> final question, a lot more americans will get to see you right now. what is the biggest misconception about you, you want to clear up? >> listen, the media does everything they can to paint any republican as mean and scary and nasty. i'm the son of an immigrant who washed dishes and came to america with nothing. i'm the son of an irish-italian mom the first in her family to go to college. the people i'm fighting for are the people working in this restaurant. i'm fighting for the people who have been left
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seeing this coalition come together. we are seeing unity in the republican party but not just among republicans, every day i encounter democrats who say i voted for barack obama, but i'm with you. what we're doing now isn't working. >> senator, good to see you. >> good to see you, george. >> okay. >> a big moment for ted cruz. he makes the cover of "time" magazine this morning out in colorado trying to pick up delegates this weekend but still far behind, amy, in new york. latest poll shows donald trump above 50%. >> a resounding lead and things are heating up on the democratic side, as well. hillary clinton attacking bernie sanders trying to put her loss in wisconsin behind her now saying she's not even sure sanders is a democrat. abc's jon karl has the latest in washington. good morning, jon. >> reporter: good morning, amy. at this point hillary clinton was hoping that she would be taking on republicans but with bernie sanders once again on a roll, she is aiming her fire at a democratic
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won't go away. bernie sanders is on a hot streak at a rally overnight in philadelphia, firing off at hillary clinton. >> she has been saying lately that she thinks that i am, quote/unquote, not qualified to be president. i don't believe that she is qualified if she is through her super pac taking tens of millions of dollars in special interest funds. >> reporter: but hillary clinton still the clear front-runner was fighting hard to close the deal. questioning whether sanders has plans that will actually work. >> on a number of important areas he doesn't have a plan at all. >> reporter: at another campaign stop in philadelphia, clinton even mocked sanders' style at the podium. >> i think if i'm asking you to vote for me you should know what i want to do and not just, you know, lots of arm waving and hot rhetoric. >> reporter: the clinton campaign has pounced on a
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interview sanders gave to "the new york dealingly news." the senator stumbled when asked how he'd break up the big banks. one of his signature campaign promises. >> do you think that the fed now has that authority? >> i don't know if the fed has it but i think that the administration can have it. >> talking for more than a year doing things that he obviously hadn't really studied or understood and that does raise a lot of questions. >> reporter: clinton even questioned whether sanders who fordecades called himself an independent is truly a democrat. >> he's a relatively new democrat and, in fact, i'm not even sure he is one. he's running as one. so i don't know quite how to characterize him. >> reporter: now the clinton campaign is demanding that bernie sanders take back his words but the sanders campaign is saying hillary clinton is just nervous and, george, they are vowing to fight all the way to the democratic convention with all the insults flying back and forth and now the talk
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convention, it almost seems like the democrats are trying to sound a little like the republicans. >> yeah, we could have some summer. jesse palmer, thanks very much. we turn to that united airlines flight forced to turn around after the pilots realized they didn't have enough fuel. there are questions about how this could happen and abc's david kerley has the details. good morning, david. >> reporter: good morning, george. all apologies to ginger zee. it was the weather forecast, the pilots expected one thing, they got something entirely different. it was this boeing 777 nearly halfway across the pacific that returned to hawaii four hours in the air ending up right where they started from. >> united 724, cleared visual approach. in cleared for visual for united 724. >> reporter: the passengers hoping to be in california spending another night on the islands. >> we're safe. we didn't get hurt so that's the most important thing but it's a little frustrating at this point. >> reporter: the sunday flight to san francisco was about two hours east of hawaii when the pilots rli
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condition known as overburn, too much fuel being burned. >> even though it can inconvenience passengers and crew when you get down to too low of fuel and too much fuel burn, there's only one thing to do and that's turn around. >> reporter: why? the weather. the forecast, the pilots told the passengers was wrong. they were hoping that the winds would be helping them. >> they're like, oh, we predicted the wrong type of wind. we were predicting that we were going to have stronger tailwind and now we have all this stronger head wind. >> reporter: it is rare but the rules for reserve fuel at landing are strict. >> doesn't mean you'll run out but it means you're not going to be legal. that's when you have to turn around. >> reporter: and that's what they did. they turned around, went to hawaii. they went to san francisco the next day. the passengers all got there. united airlines says they did this out of an abundance of caution, george. >> better than the alternative. david, thanks very much. now lara is back. we got this disturbing video out of san antonio.
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an investigation under way this morning after a new video emerges showing a san antonio school officer slamming a 12-year-old girl to the ground. abc's eva pilgrim is here with the latest. good morning, eva. >> reporter: good morning, lara. the middle school student was suspended for two days for what happened that day. the officer saying she tried to kick him but this morning the student saying no. this video is hard to watch. this video of a san antonio school officer slamming a middle school student to the ground causing outrage. watch again. the video shows rhodes middle school officer joshua kehm. he picks her up and throws her face down. >> are you okay? >> reporter: this morning that officer is under investigation for using excessive force after the video taken in march was posted to youtube this
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>> she landed on her face? right here it was a bigger bump the first day but i mean it got down, but it's still bruised. >> reporter: with a bruise still visible over her eye valdez admits she was arguing with another female student, but says that's it. >> i was upset. i was angry. i still couldn't believe that he had done that to her and then she told me, mom, i wasn't fighting. why did he do that? >> reporter: school officials are now investigating saying they learned about the incident after it was posted online. >> we will not tolerate excessive force in this district but i can also say that we need to find out all the details as to what occurred. the video is very concerning. >> she is my daughter and i just want justice for her. >> reporter: this officer has been with the school police force for a little over year. he was placed on administrator leave pending the outcome of the investigation and still a lot of questions about what was going on before that video was shot. >> that is still so hard to watch. eva, thank you so much for joining us.
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well, we have to go back to ginger, not because we don't love her but it's just the message she's delivering, the rain and the wind. >> i like how you said that. we have to go back to ginger. >> i love you. >> i love you too despite this. a brief reprieve. gusts up to 45 miles an hour delaware to long island. wind advisories and gusts could reach 60 in coastal maine and front pushes through, showers, mild weather but cold air behind it. look at the gusts by this afternoon 1:00 p.m., 44 atlantic city.
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in the cool 40s and with clearing skies saturday night, temperatures will be heaviest in the morning and around 1/2" can be expected. friday which is likely through the morning followed by spotty afternoon and evening thundershowers. the first pitch at the nationals game is at 4:05p.m. if you're going to the game, bring the rain gear and have your stormwatch7 app on the ready to check live doppler radar. skies will be partly sunny and there is a 60% chance of thundershowers 4p through 9p.m. rain will be heaviest in the morning and around 1/2" can be expected. friday we will get a break from the rain as high pressure briefly settles in. friday features a mix of sun and clouds with temperatures cooler than average in the mid 50s. another blast of a >> and coming up here on "gma" we have the couple who left scientology desperately trying to reconnect with their grown children who stayed behind. now they're taking aim at the church with this massive billboard. >> we didn't know what else to do so we figured we better make some statement. >> they are speaking out for their children and we'll have what t
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but jamie raskin is the only democrat for congress o's authored landmark ogressive laws -- marriage equality, equal pay for women, green maryland act, assault weapons ban, and more. raskin: i'm jamie raskin, and i approve this message. >> anchor: grab an umbrella, here is ryan miller with your forecast. >> reporter: looking at showers throughout the day. heaviest rain coming in with a cold front this afternoon for the nats game. 4:05 at nats park. you'll need your umbrella to get to the passenger and need those ponchos throughout the day, for the game as well. temperatures in 60s for the game
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look for the rain to end this evening. tomorrow, temperatures into the 50s. chance of rain and snow on saturday. milder weather next week. >> reporter: the rain has started around some of the area and we are looking at quite a few incidences for tokes on the george washington parkway. going to be a struggle. we have heavy southbound delays. crossing the potomac require. northbound, the crash earlier causing major problems. it is closed on the george washington parkway, northbound, between the suitland parkway and 123, a tree had to be cut to get the car out of the would see. our other trouble spot. southbound i270, the crash is not there. it's on the i270 spur headed to the the outer loop. we have heavy delays. going to cost you 40 minutes from father hurly boulevard to the capital beltway. melanie, back to you. >> anchor: thank you. overnight, an attempted home invasion in the district ends with a 6-year old boy shot multiple times. this happened just
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1:00 a.m. in the 5800 block of foot street in northeast. police say multiple gun shots were fired during the apparent break in wounding the little boy. he's hospitalized in stable condition with multiple gun shot wounds to his arm. today is opening day at nationals park. your washington nationals looking for a 3-0 start taking on the miami marlins. first pitch, 4:05 p.m. center field gates open at 1:30 this afternoon. dedot is encourages fans to use public transportation. you
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approve this message, because i'm on your side. welcome back to "gma" and look at that wildfire consuming nearly 1500 acres along the california/arizona border. flames are burning dangerously close to a lake and people have been evacuated from there. also right now, donald trump getting a big welcome in new york. thousands showing up to greet him in his home state as all eyes turn now to the upcoming race here. this morning, the world celebrating country star merle haggard. he passed away wednesday on his 79th birthday. the star known for hits like k "okie from muskogee." >> a trailer about to be a huge force in the movie world, tremendous excitement needless to stay for "star wars" fans.
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you. this is the trailer for the brand-new chapter in the story, a group of unlikely heroes and the events that started it all. >> you're seeing us because you can't see it. >> we cannot wait for this. >> just imagine. >> this did all about the events that took place before we met chewy, luke, leia and this trailer will take your breath away. all coming up here. >> we have new developments in the dentist murder mystery, the fbi searching for this woman now on america's most wanted list accused of arranging the murder of her ex's new girlfriend who was a popular dentist. linsey davis has the latest. >> reporter: brenda delgado is the only woman on the fbi's ten most wanted list. they've arrested two people believed to be involved, the alleged hit man and getaway driver and they're working with authorities in mexico to try to capture delgado. this morning, brenda delgado, a woman depicted by police as a lover scorned is now
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fbi's ten most wanted list believed to be armed and dangerous and on the run. accused of masterminding the murder of her ex-boyfriend's girlfriend dallas dentist dr. kendra hatcher. >> delgado's addition to the list underscores the violent and calculated nature of the crime she's accused of committing. >> reporter: hatcher's family was in tears wednesday listening as the fbi offered $100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the 33-year-old. authorities say she hired a hit man paying him $500 to shoot hatcher in the parking garage of her luxury dallas high-rise last september. the fbi describes delgado as a jilted woman who was jealous of hatcher because she was dating her dermatologist ex-boyfriend and had just been introduced to his parents. >> what is left to do is to bring her to justice and have her answer for this crime that shocked our community. >> one female is possibly shot in the neck. >> reporter: search warrants obtained by abc news
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delgado stalked her using an iphone to track her movements the night of the murder and would only pay the hit man seen in this surveillance video if he brought her hatcher's driver's license as proof of death. delgado was questioned days after the murder but police say they didn't have enough evidence to charge her with a crime. the fbi believes she may now be hiding in mexico where she has family. according to the capital murder indictment, delgado and a drug cartel gave the shooter drugs and money in exchange for killing hatcher. >> okay, linsey, thanks very much. more on this from former fbi special agent brad garrett. brad, thank you for joining us. we heard she may be in mexico so what kind of tools does the fbi have to track her down? >> cell phones, previous associations and locationed, george. fugitives tend to go where they can function, where they can be supported, have money, et cetera. so my guess is they probably already have drawn a beat on her. >> will it be tough to get her back? >> well, probably t.
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mexico may not extradite her if, in fact, she will face capital murder. that's going to be the big hangup. the prosecutor has said she may not pursue the death penalty, but that's going to have to be worked out. >> because mexico is against the death penalty but it is exceptionally unusual for a woman to be on the fbi's most wanted list. >> this ninth woman since 1950 but think about it this way, george. women now are committing more violent acts. they're becoming part of the mainstream, if you will, of violent crime and, unfortunately, miss delgado i think fits that profile. >> brad, thanks very much. and now to those stunning comments caught on tape by a houston woman who says she secretly recorded a doctor and staff during her surgery. now, in these recordings you hear remarks about her looks and her personality and abc's gio benitez has the story. >> reporter: listen carefully because few ever hear this. >> she's a handful. >> reporter: secret recordings a patient said she made from the operating
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ethel easter said she hid a recorder in her hair extensions before going under the knife for a hearn yoo prague and easter said they made disparaging comments about her body. >> did you see that belly button? >> i was appalled. i was distraught. i was violated. thinking that i'm lying there naked after the surgery and they have me still uncovered talking over high body like this. >> reporter: and listen to this. >> precious, yes, this is precious over here saying hi to precious over there. >> reporter: easter considered that to be abe preference to the main character in the movie "precious." >> it was racially profiling me, yes. i was offended by it. >> reporter: easter says she decided to secretly record her surgery after a tense meeting with the doctor. >> she had some choice words to us in the clinic when we didn't book her case within two weeks. >> really? >> including i'm going to call a lawyer and file a complaint. >> that just doesn't seem like
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percentage that's going to do your surgery. >> reporter: harris health care says it has alerted staff to be mindful of comments at all times but they say no further action is being taken. >> round and round we go wheel of annoying patients we go. >> reporter: in a separate incident a virginia an these ol chris is paying the price after a man going in for a routine colonoscopy left his iphone recording during the proceeding capturing this while knocked out. >> really after five minutes of talking to you in preop i wanted to punch you in the face and man you up a little. >> reporter: a judge ruling the doctor in that case needs to pay $500,000. and in this new case the hospital tells us it won't comment because of patient privacy laws. easter is considering a lawsuit but she says she wants doctors to just stop speaking this way about patients in operating rooms. >> anyone who's gone under probably has wondered but, wow, that's stunning audio. thank you very much, gio. coming up next, calling out the church of scientology.
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better make some statement. >> reporter: but phil and willie jones say they don't expect their two children emily and michael to actually call. >> it has been hard. i can't tell you how many types we've cried about it. >> reporter: the jones say they're out of the church of scientology after four decades but say their children are still in it. >> yeah, our daughter got married last year and we weren't told. we don't know when exactly she got married. >> reporter: the jones say both of their children work within the church. their son at scientology's celebrity center which is hosted some of hollywood's biggest stars. >> when i did finally get a phone call from michael, he didn't want to have anything to do with us. he said i never want to talk to you again. >> reporter: the couple says it tried to track him down at the center. >> they won't allow us on the property. the security people say you're not welcome here. >> reporter: they claim the church disconnected then. disconnection is a scientology term for ending communication with those who are antagonistic to the church which says that the choice t
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entirely voluntary. your daughter is 38 and your son is 42. >> right. >> they're adults and have free will and could reach out to their parents if they cho chose. >> you would think that but that's not necessarily the case in scientology. >> reporter: in a statement the church says it is despicable that these individuals would use a private family matter to promote anti-religious hate and bigotry. they say you're promoting anti-religious hate and bigotry. >> no. >> our whole message is not about their beliefs, it's just about rye connecting families. >> right. >> and ending the disconnection which is an abuse of families, we believe. >> reporter: they say they have little to hold on to and ferret tri because from the church but add what they fear more is losing their children forever. >> i don't know if the billboard is going to do anything, but it's another step. these are our kids. we want them in our lives. >> reporter: yeah, the church of scientology said also in its statement that the joneses are te
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producer to, quote, exploit shamelessly their children. the joneses tell me they're just producering a documentary about their journey. we reached out to their producer who wouldn't divulge the exact nature of the project. lara. >> matt, a lot of questions there. thank you so much. coming up, we've all seen "the force awakens," now we have the world exclusive very first look at the new "star wars," not out till december but we've got it. later this morning she's the 9-year-old reporter breaking crime stories and that is stirring up some backlash. she is here live this morning. stay with us.
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>> anchor: we've got showers in the picture, here is ryan miller with your forecast. >> reporter: looking at showers throughout the day. heaviest rain coming in with a cold front this afternoon for the nats game. 4:05 at nats park. you'll need your umbrella to get to the park and need those ponchos throughout the day, for the game as well. temperatures in 60s for the game here taking on marlins. look for the rain to end this evening. tomorrow, temperatures into the 50s. chance of rain and snow on saturday. milder weather next week. >> reporter: on the thursday morning ride, rain impacting the ride on southbound i27o we finally got rid of the crash woe had at the spur and outer loop. now a crash southbound i270 makeling your trip past falls road. we are blocking a lane. we have heavy delays that
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to german town. once you get on the beltway and moving into the area of the american legion bridge, we just cleared yet another crash, this one on the outer loop between old georgetown road and river road. traffic is packed up on the outer loop to connecticut avenue. melanie, back to you. >> anchor: thank you. day 2 of a new search for relisha rudd is under way right now. police are combing the grounds of dc national arab wall streetium. she was 8 years old when she disappeared two years ago, last seen blocks away from the arboretum on security video. police won't say what information led to this latest search location. today is opening day at nationals park. your nationals looking for a 3-0 start taking on the miami marlins, first pitch at 4:05 p.m. the center field gates open the 1:30 this afternoon. d. dot is encouraging fans to use public trappings. you
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m., and we have the young reporter stirring up a big fight. should she be racing to the scene of crime coverage all for her own newspaper. she says she wants to report the truth and fighting back against her critics. >> there, is that cute enough for you? >> this morning the reporter on "gma." ♪ the brand-new website that's busting cheaters using information from tinder you think is private, why it's time to think twice before you sign on and swipe. ♪ big menu makeover. all week long we've been rescuing your snacks from frozen yogurt to veggie chips. simple secrets to transform your entire menu. hungry girl lisa lillien here. it's a
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with anna kendrick and sam rockwell live as we say -- >> good morning, america. >> good morning. >> good morning right in your faces. >> right in your faces. >> wake up. >> wake up. smell the coffee. and good morning, america. happy thursday. great to have anna kendrick and sam rockwell here coming up in just a little bit and jess, you'll try out this new workout. >> watching that video my legs start to get store immediately. that looks like fun on the trampoline. great music and that's an incredible workout. you work up an amazing sweat. >> we used to do a ton of our workouts on a trampoline in college. >> i've done it. i know. i'm glad i'm in a chair right now. >> also this morning we have hilde lysiak, the fierce 9-year-old reporter breaking crime stories. she's getting some backlash for it
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herself. we cannot wait to talk to her. if it's thursday it must be "deals & steals" day. you'll love it about the three bs, bags, bling and beauty and the deals starting at $5. how does that tory johnson do it? we'll save you up to 60%. >> every thursday she brings it so happy for that. now to amy with the morning rundown. >> good morning, guys. the big story this morning, donald trump relying on his hometown advantage to bounce back from that loss in wisconsin. trump returned to new york greeted by 6,000 cheering supporters last night before ripping into ted cruz. meanwhile, cruz is campaigning on trump's turf and abc's tom llamas has all the latest. >> reporter: a massive crowd last night. many of those trump loyalists, you see them there, wearing those red make america great again hats and trump saying how great it was to be back home and reminding that room full of new yorkers about ted cruz's comments about new york values. it's a
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hammer trump as someone who was not a real republican. but now the race moves to new york and george sat down with the texas senator and asked him about that comment. >> 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. >> donald trump you're saying. >> who has funded them all. >> reporter: now the new york primary is less than two weeks away. trump is going to stay focused on the empire state where polls show him way out in front. but after that big loss in wisconsin, trump wants to make sure he can win big here at home. amy. >> all right, tom, thank you. tension is also building between the democrats. hillary clinton is demanding bernie sanders take back his words after he claimed clinton is not qualified to be president because of her support for trade deals and big interests. meanwhile, clinton blasted sanders on gun control and for stumbling when he was asked about his
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banks. in other news thousands of people have lost power this morning after severe storms in the south. tornadoes have been reported from alabama to georgia, crushing mobile homes and uprooting trees. we'll have much more in ginger's forecast coming up in just a bit. in the meanwhile federal authorities say a teenager from texas has become the tenth person in the united states killed by an exploding air bag made by takata. 17-year-old huma hanif was in a fender bender and died after shrapnel hit her in the neck and honda said they sent ang air bag recall notice but repairs were never made. a shocking case of road rage in minneapolis. they say he shot her four times after honking her horn on this road. she was hit in the arm and stomach but thankfully is recovering. and there is new concern this morning about the zika virus. health officials say at least two species of mosquito can carry that virus which is linked to birth
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welcome back to "gma." you're about to mete an intrepid young reporter who is making and breaking a lot of headlines. amy is there with her and her mom. >> i am indeed. we have hilde lysiak. a young reporter getting a lot of attention for her coverage of a murder story. the reason, she's just 9 years old, hilde writes and publishes a monthly paper in her small town in pennsylvania and last weekend got a tip about a possible murder a few blocks from her home so went to the scene to report on it. take a look. >> hilde lysiak reporting for the orange street news where a man suspectedly murdered his wife with a hammer. i'm working hard on this ongoing investigation. >> after she posted her story hilde got a lot of negative comment, some suggesting she should be playing with dolls and her tea se
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so she decided to respond to her critics. >> i know this maybes some of you uncomfortable and i know some of you just want me to sit down and be quiet because i'm 9. but if you want me to stop offering news then you get off your computer and do something about the news. there. is that cute enough for you? >> hilde and her mom bridget are here this morning. i like your spirit. you got a lot of spunk in you. >> thank you. >> why is reporting, crime reporting such a passion of yours? >> i don't know. i just really like solving puzzles. >> and you're not afraid at all to go to a crime scene? >> no, not at all. >> and, bridget, did you have any trepidation at all. i know your husband and hilde's father was a reporter for a long time and went with her. >> i really don't. we talk about the glory ds
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roaming free but statistically they're safer now -- ? even at crime scenes. >> the police are at the crime scene. i'm not too worried. it's not like she was inside the house. >> what do you say to those people who say you shouldn't be doing it because you're 9 and it's too graphic a subject and not appropriate. >> well, i mean if you don't like my papers, nobody is forcing you to read it. >> that's a really good response and i also understand and i felt a little bit of your passion about this when people suggested that you should be playing with dolls and tea sets. did you take that personally as a sexist comment? >> no. i didn't. i mean, it annoyed me that just because i'm a girl and just because i'm 9 doesn't mean i can't like be a reporter. >> i agree so tell me what you want to do with this because you actually have a lot of followers and by the way, i should mention you beat your competition to the
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and got it right. what do you want to do? your goals? >> i want to keep doing my paper. i am going to keep doing it and i'm hoping it gets bigger and i'm also working on writing a book with my mom. >> wow. >> so i see you definitely have -- i normally would say a budding journalist but a journalist on your hands supply think so. >> thanks for being with us and keep doing what you're doing, hilde. >> all right. >> thanks. >> over to george. i'm here with juju. she's been looking into this new site to find out whether their partner is cheating. >> absolutely and here's the sad truth, george. we live in a world where we're just one swipe away from a secret lover, right so it leaves a lot of us wondering if your lover is stepping out. if you think breaking into their phone is beneath you and one could argue it should be then this app will help scour tinder information publicly available and help you trust but verify. jenny day is still reeling from the day she says she found out her
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her. >> i questioned the whole relationship and it was very heartbreaking. >> reporter: the cheating, she says, can be traced back not to a specific person but to a dating app. tinder. >> i found so many messages between him and other girls even though there wasn't any sexual intercourse involved i do feel like that is a sign of cheating just because you're looking for something better. >> reporter: in jenny's case she said she learned of her boyfriend's wandering eyes and tinder fingers from a girlfriend who spotted his profile. but now there's a newer faster way. swipe buster. a website launched just this week for $5 users can learn about a significant other's tinder habits. >> all you need is someone's first name, age and general location and what will come up when the person last logged on to tinder, who they're interested in meeting and a collection of photographs that they have used on the app. >> reporter: "vanity fair"
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first to try it out. she and her colleagues found it to be 99% accurate. >> we searched a number of people who we knew were active tinder users in a variety of cities with the exception of about one very common name in new york city, every single person you're looking for turned up. >> reporter: according to some reports, a large number of tinder users are already in relationships, but tinder disputes this saying just 2% of its users are married. as for its response to swipebuster tinder says the new website is simply tapping into and consolidating public information. the tinder's own website makes clear it's already available to fellow tinder users. adding, "no private user information is being made public." jenny says she thinks swipebuster is a good idea. she's taking a break from love right now and when she does date again she says she'll make sure any new boyfriends put their swiping days behind them.
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their phone then you're still looking. >> now, interestingly enough the founder of swipebuster wants to remain anonymous. we asked him questions through "vanity fair." he says the response to swipebusters is explosive and that people are thanking him left and right but he says the main goal wasn't to bust cheaters, but to alert the public that tinder information and the internet in general may not be as private as you think. >> so that was just -- the bust was a bonus. thank you, juju. we asked "gma" followers on twitter would you consider cheating it your partner went on tinder and you said yes by a very large margin and joining us now is anya syrtash author of "cheat on your husband with your husband." i love the title? thank you. >> you saw most of our viewers think it's cheating even if you go to the site and never follow through. >> i agree with them. it's definitely crossing a line. you're on a dating site. it's not a job site. so it begs the question what is this person doing there? he or she has to
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fill out a profile. there's something going on. >> you have a problem before you go to swipebuster if you're even thinking about it. >> if you have to pay for an app to check if your partner is cheating you have a bigger issue at hand. there is a trust issue. >> so you think -- how do you confront that then? what is the best way to go about it before you buy an app like this or go on a site like this. >> before you buy the app you need to check in with yourself and ask why do i think this? why do i have this suspicion? usually with e-cheating there are a few clues so if you're walking into your partner is constantly closing every tab on the xurer and zika virusive about digital behavior you may want to pay attention to that. >> that would make a lot of sense. do you think, though, the existence of a site like this may make people think twice? >> i do. sometimes people cheating may think they're invincible and this site reminds them maybe to think before they post on a dating site. >> andrea syrtash, thanks very much. over to lara.
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we believe she's found her inner cookie lyon described as the latina empire. the show is based on a real-life young lady named anna -- wait for it -- oh, come on. help me. >> bobor uchubios from east l.a. i said it five times but teleprompter, something happens from east l.a. so impressed gomez and her fellow executive producer they made her consultant on the show. pretty good after-school job. the show will air on the abc family channel which is now called freeform. still in early development stage but will be ready to come and get it when it hits the air waves. >> she's branching out. >> yes, she is. >> she's getting into the business side of it. then here's my pitch. who better to throw out the first ball at a texas rangers game tan a baseball loving dr. pepper drinking 105-year-old
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elizabeth sullivan from ft. worth threw overhand something she says girls weren't supposed to do when she was in school born in 1911, 50 years before the texas rangers were even a team. the retired math teacher says her secret is drinking three dr. peppers a day. doctors warned her to cut back but liz refused saying, well, they died first so i guess they made a mistake. >> wow. >> she is feisty. and she's got good form. >> so gung ho. she knew what to do and shook the hand of the catchers, waved at the crowd. >> i think she threw awe curveball. an accidentally artistic husky created an art piece for their family after dumping out a container of calligraphy ink. >> oh! >> no denying if you get close up who the culprit was. the black paw prints everywhere. >> nightmare. >> including this, a single mysterious print from our
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four-legged friend on the bed. pictures of the aftermath have gone viral on line with comments one dubbing it jackson pawluck. >> nah, i shouldn't. >> that's what he knew? >> that's "pop news." >> thank you, lara. coming up here on "gma," jesse is going to try out the hot new trampoline craze. >> thank you, friend. >> going to be live right here in times square. it is a star powered morning on "gma." anna kendrick and sam rockwell here live, you never know what's going to happen when we come back.
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>> anchor: grab an umbrella, here is ryan miller with your forecast. >> reporter: looking at showers throughout the day. heaviest rain coming in with a cold front this afternoon for the nats game. 4:05 at nats park. you'll need your umbrella to get to the park and need those ponchos throughout the day, for the game as well. temperatures in 60s for the game here taking on marlins. look for the rain to end this evening. tomorrow, temperatures into the 50s. chance of rain and snow on saturday. milder weather next week. you can. >> reporter: for the thursday morning ride that rain is certainly slowing us down, impacting us on the capital beltway. new crash has been reported to us on the outer loop traveling into silver spring, going to be asking you to pass colesville road before you
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avenue, with anpisting delay before you get to the outer loop. southbound 95 stacking up making your trip past bellsville. i66 moving as well as possible with the wet conditions. a little bit of bot neckling closer to the -- bottlenecking closer to the beltway. >> god wood middle school will be renamed hampton middle school in the next year. segregation was fought but people were upset about the name change noting that god win changed his ways over time. it's being jameed after george hampton. today is opening day at nationals park, looking for a 3-0 start as they take on the miami marlins. first pitch, 4:05 p.m. t center field gates open at 1:30. vdot is encouraging fans to use public public transport
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♪ say it with me there he is. >> there is jesse. a quick change and he is working it right there. brand-new workout. the great trampoline workout and we'll learn all about it. >> he's committed. >> kind of fierce. >> in the zone. jesse is a workout kind of guy. is it doable, a regular person's kind of workout. will we -- a heart condition if we try it? >> was he doing the right things with his mouth right there for the dancing? you're the expert now. >> you know what, his face looks like he's into it. he's fierce. you got to really sell it and jesse is doing that so that's my bruno. that was great. >> you're going to take us behind the scenes on "dancing." >> of my rehearsal last night. we had a facebook live stream. you can catch us on
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working on the moves for disney week. >> posture looks great, girl. >> oh, i'm trying. it is so hard. we had a special guest too that ran through. yeah. gio benitez. >> oh. >> i think he's got a little future. >> do you? >> he kept feeling very uncomfortable because we eventually just sandwich him. >> oh. >> which you'll see there. >> okay. >> all about keeping that -- >> the chest up and open. >> yeah. head back. >> very natural. >> so natural. my back is so sore this morning. >> doing an awesome job. i love watching you and can see you again on monday. >> monday night. i am playing belle. >> can't wait. that's why we're hearing that music over there before. >> literally we were on the air and she was behind the weather wall rehearsing. that's how serious she's taking it. >> that's where i put the time in. >> speaking of belle don't you think jesse looked like gaston? look who we have. time to make over your meals and showed you lou to rescue your snac
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lara said we ruined your snacks but rescued them. best-selling author and hungry girl lisa lillien with the ultimate makeovers from "hungry girl clean & hungry: easy all-natural recipes for healthy eating in the real world." welcome, lisa. >> you're famous for showing us how to reduce calories for all those comfort foods that we love, us hungry girl, right? you've got to tell us what clean eating is all about when you're hungry. >> well clone and hungry is all about using all natural ingredients. this is my 11th book and it's the first all natural hungry girl cookbook. i'm so proud of it. the focus on fresh fruits, veggies, totally clean natural ingredients and every recipe has 375 calories. >> that's incredible and this first dish, that's hard to believe. it looks like i'm looking at some really good pasta here but you have some secrets. >> yes, well, the first secret instead of pasta this is zucchini. >> ah.
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swap out instead of using starchy carbs i use produce. i used zucchini in a spiralizer. no cook recipe and cold sesame nudeles which can have 600 calories and tons of fat and my recipe has under 150 calories. it tastes amazing >> that's incredible. it tastes amazing because there is another secret -- >> there's another secret ingredient and that is powdered peanut butter. now, powdered peanut butter is magical. you save tons of fat and tastes just like peanut butter and use in recipes and adds a real burst of peanut butter flavor for a fraction of the fat and calories. all natural. peanut flour. you have to try it. >> one of your fans is joining us. kristie burch is joining us from birmingham, alabama with a question so take it away. >> hey, good morning, lisa. as a busy wife and a mom and blogger, i just don't have a lot
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complicated recipes. the thing is, i still want to get a great healthy meal on the table. preferably one that even my kids will enjoy. what are your suggests for quick easy meals. >> okay, my next recipe is perfect for this. this is kale and feta stuffed pork. a few things that are exciting about this recipe. one a lot don't realize pork is low in calories so the calories of this serving is less than 200. this is a five-ingredient recipe which means it's super simple. make it in a foil pack so wrap it in foil, bake it. when you're done no messy cleanup. toss it and could not taste better. one of the best in the book. >> great question. thank you. all of us moms were listening to that answer right there. okay, next up you have this -- these look like tater tots but they're not tater tots. >> well, they are tater tots but there is a secret ingredient which is, are you ready. cauliflower. call flower is the new
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underrated food on the planet. i use it instead of potatoes and rice. 70 calories for these. so good. you just throw this in a food processor, bake them, don't fry them. >> just call flower. >> with a little bit of low fat cheese, a tiny bit of panko. you have to beef it up a little. >> i love those. now we have some delicious looking brownies but i know you got a secret to making them healthy and low cal. >> i don't know if you're ready for this. primarily black beans. >> what? >> i'm telling you. it sounds weird and don't necessarily want to tell people until they fall in love with the brownies but instead of a ton of oil and butter and too much flour. >> the flavor is really good. >> really do the trick. the peanut butter and a little bit of unsweetened applesauce. pumpkin, 116 calorie, five grams of fiber. actually healthy. >> that is incredible. i might finish this whole thing, lisa. thank you very much. lisa's new book.
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"hungry girl clean & hungry" is now available. get these recipes on on yahoo! let's go outside to our belle, ginger. >> i have to taste it to believe it. look at my new friends from west tennessee. ellen, are you ready for your smiley can you do it? she said no. that's okay. we'll get one out of you eventually. probably not because of this, though. if you stick around for the weekend here not only in new york city but back to the west, look at the windchill by saturday morning, marquette, 6. 13 in chicago and then look by sunday morning, so cold washington, d.c. will feel like 11. raleigh, 20 so that freezing line actually dips all the way from missouri into north carolina. all right. that's the look from east to west and that is the big picture. how about a bigevening thundershowers. the first pitch at the nationals game is at 4:05p.m. if you're going to the game, bring the rain gear and have your stormwatch7 app on the ready to check live doppler radar. skies will
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>> i love this part. everyone is yelling out their age. 66, 50 today. this weather brought to you by royal caribbean. george. >> thank you, ginger. turn now to a powerful new movie from melissa joan hart. she plays a teacher fighting for her fate in "god's not dead 2." and abc's paula faris sat down with her to talk about it. >> wonder if this is the right size. >> she played a sarcastic and funny adolescent on "clarissa explains it all." >> hey, i look really cute. >> reporter: and a teen with magical powers on "sabrina the teenage witch" but now melissa joan hart is taking on a more serious role in the faith-based film "god's not dead 2." >> i tell you love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you. >> reporter: we met up the veteran actress for coffee at sugar and plum in manhattan. you go from clarissa to sabrina to the persecuted christian teacher. quite a role reversal for you. >> a little bit. >> how is
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anything you ever played. >> so challenging for me because doing comedy and doing television and anything else i've done, i've always driven the dialogue. in this case she's an intro virtue. a woman who stands by her faith, a faith she came about on other own, wasn't raised with the faith so comes to her own beliefs and grows her own faith and then she has to stand by that conviction and like kind of unwavering. >> this is all about separation of church and state. in this particular movie the teacher is being persecuted because of her faith because of a question she was asked in class. why do you think it's an important conversation to have right now in 2016? >> there shouldn't be any one religion represented in anything but at the same time we need to be tolerant of all religions. if a christian's right is subordinate to all others, it's not a right at all. it's about tolerance across the board for everyone. >> i am not going to be afraid to say the name jesus. >> do you ever feel like you can't win? in a recent interview you're getting --
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for being a witch by the christian community and persecuted for believing in witchcraft. it was about magic and silly and family friendly. now it's from the other way. >> reporter: before wrapping up we had a little surprise for the mom of three. >> we want to give you an early 40th birthday cake. >> oh, my gosh. >> yes, you'll be 40. >> yeah, in a couple of days. thank you. >> happy birthday. we want you to splurge. >> i get to make my wish. >> yes, you can make a wish. what are you most looking forward to about 40? >> i think the opportunity to watch my kids get older and really be a part of their life. just finding new adventures and watching them kind of grow and change and mold and, you know, seeing the little men they become. i'm excited about that. >> for "good morning america," paula faris, abc news, new york. >> that is exciting. happy birthday and "god's not dead 2" is in theaters right now. coming up right here, "mr. right" stars anna kendrick and sam rockwell. they are here live. >> me again. time magazine called chris van hollen
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we're back now with anna kendrick and sam rockwell, they say a good man is hard to find and in the new movie "mr. right," anna's character think she's finally
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learns he has a pretty big and not so great secret. take a look. >> like this whole reverse hit man thing is like -- >> it's weird, i know. >> awkward. >> i kill a whole bunch of people. >> but they suck or they're like bad people. >> that's not an excuse. i should stop. >> i'm panicked. i realize -- >> you're doing great. >> okay. >> really good. >> uh-huh. okay. okay, whatever. >> really good. really funny. i had to ask. i started watching the movie. i had no idea what it was about. girl gets dumped. girlfriends helping her pick up the pieces and falls in love with a hit man. >> classic tale. we've all been there. we've all been in this exact situation with no details. >> crazy loves crazy. >> what did you think when you saw the script? >> i thought -- i love this girl. she is a psycho. she's an absolute psycho from page one and then ash and then sam puts a gun in her hand. >> he
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>> that's true. that's true. yeah, he's a good man. >> but didn't creep your character out at all. >> no, which is what i appreciate about her. she can see past the little flaws and get to the big picture. >> but, sam, it's even funnier because you're not just any hit man but a dancing hit man. >> a dancing killing machine, yes. >> did dancing come naturally to you? it looked like it did. >> oh, this man can dance. >> i've been hoofing. she's a good hoover. i'm not a trained dancer. >> no training required. those are just your natural moves. >> just biting moves from everyone, james brown and fred astaire and stuff. >> fantastic. who would win in a dance-off between you two. >> this guy this guy. >> we had a good partner dance. >> you did that, i saw it. there's a lot of dancing and fighting and a lot of love. >> a lot of banter. >> banter. >> and anna, your character masterable tate in men. the first guy complete loser
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this guy seems great but kills for a living. your roommate in the movie is incensed that you are continuing to date sam's character. what would you say to your friend if she brought home a hit man? >> you know, how is the sex, i guess? i don't know. >> fair question. >> are we on tv right now. >> are we on tv? >> what the hell. >> oh, i've done it again. oh. every time. >> anna. >> every time. good morning. >> is this what it was like behind the scenes the whole time. >> the whole time. >> completely cracking jokes the whole time. >> uh-huh and eating carrots and whatever. >> eating carrots. you're so weird. >> that was random. >> all right. so, wait, you're not on twitter or social media of any kind and anna is like -- >> what's that? >> -- a goddess on social media. we want to play a game. >> twinkie? >> okay, so can i read a quote or a tweet from anna and i'm going to leave a blank. you'll fill it in. >> okay. >> my lawyer agrees we can do this. >> okay, this is from anna. oh, good, i just realized i'm
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>> a pink hummer. >> let's reveal what anna really said. >> me. >> that's a sad day when you realize that. >> this is something anna tweeted at james gordon. i'm getting in my car now. hope it's cool that i'm in a blank. >> pink hummer. >> no. >> u hchluh-oh. >> an inspirational tweet from anna. blank and on a plane is my best self. >> oh, that's true. >> blank on a plane. >> is my best self. >> what might you be on a plane that's a great place for you to be mentally. >> hammered on a plane. >> close. >> that was good. >> finally i'm the best person in the world, me after i blank anything at all. please keep this g-rated. >> can you say that one more time. >> i'm the best person in the world, me, after i blank anything at all. >> so like this is how i feel -- i feel like i'm the best person in the world after i manage to
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>> bathe in chocolate. >> chocolate is close. >> cooking. >> cook anything. >> okay, all right. >> i had forgotten about that. >> a new version of "the newlywed game." maybe we'll see you on social media one day. >> it's possible. >> we love watching and following you. the movie is fantastic. "mr. right" is so good for so many reasons. it's in theaters and on demand tomorrow. coming up we are jumping into action. this is a great segue. our big trampoline workout.
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spend dark money to kill gun safety laws, donna edwards said 'no' she's fighting to ban assault weapons and putting the safety of our communities first. because to democrat donna edwards, the special interests aren't special. we are. working for us pac is responsible for the content of this advertising. spring it on. we are trying out a hot new workout. trampoline fitness stars like julie an housing. demi lovato, big fans. jesse also a fan. you've been giving it a rye. >> and sweating already. this is such a great workout. we've been getting into the spring of things all
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low-impact, high intensity workout that takes place on a trampoline. i got to give it a try. take a look. this looks and feels like a party but it's not. it's an intense trampoline workout. celebs like julianne hough and demi lovato posting pictures on their instagram accounts. you got the lights turned down. almost like you're in the club actually. >> it's a lot of fun. getting a really strong workout. it is high intensity with a little club-like to make it that much easier. >> a workout for all ages. >> all ages. >> including a guy like you. >> from beginners to fitness enthusiast. >> after playing football my knees and back are killing me. >> you'll really enjoy this. >> reporter: i stopped by jumplife in new york city to see what it's all about. >> let's do this. one reason this class is so popular, it's a high intensity workout yet easy on the joints.
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with jumplife it's not a simple workout. >> i try to create the class in order to bring all the exercise mow dals out there so you get your cardio, boot camp, pilates, yoga, bar, so it's a little bit of everything in one. >> out, out. in, double -- in i consider myself pretty athletic. i work out a lot and that is tough. that is a great workout. i need a bed. now. it is such a great workout. i worked up such a sweat. it's tons of fun and looks like this group is enjoying it. also, everybody having fun here? and, michele, this is your first time ever working out on a trampoline. what's it like so far? i'm a runner so this was definitely fun to switch it up and as much fun as it is it is a tough workout so i'll feel it tomorrow. >> i've been feeling it for a couple of weeks. you're a runner. is it as good a workout. >> totally and
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everything. >> it's better on the joints. the creator, montserrat, so i imagine all ages can do it. why do you think it's ingaed such popularity. >> you come in with no expectation, the lights go off, music goes on, the disco ball starts going and they leave with a great workout. >> also brings you back to your youth. you know, it is like a fun, silly -- everybody is smiling and you get giggly. let me ask you one last question. what is it the best for? is it the booty? is it the core? >> it's the core but it's such a calorie scorcher because you are using four times your body weight so burning so much more calories than you would in any other exercise that's out there 123w4r a lot happen to have these. what's the simple basic move you can do. >> have them at home just do some jacks. >> can you show us a jack. >> sure. >> show me a simple
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first thing you do, all right. is go right into those jack, bring the arms up, good. >> easy breezy, great way to get started. classes are amazing. i love the idea and jesse is still smiling. >> i'm melting. so much fun. >> i'm inspired and we'll be right back. thank you.
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brought to you by macy's. ♪ feel my way through the darkness ♪ >> wow. big thanks to dj kalkutta. jumplife and our jumpers. you're really sweating. >> it's a hard-core workout, george. try it sometime. >> they didn't give us trampolines. i don't know what to do. >> oh, he double bounced me. >> showers are coming down. let's get and
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miller. >> reporter: looking at showers throughout the day. heaviest rain coming in with a cold front this afternoon for the nats game. 4:05 at nats park. you'll need your umbrella to get to the park and need those ponchos throughout the day, for the game as well. temperatures in 60s for the game here taking on marlins. look for the rain to end this evening. tomorrow, temperatures into the 50s. chance of rain and snow on saturday. milder weather next week. >> reporter: the rain is certainly compblyicating the thursday morning commute. around the capital beltway, we've cleared all the accident activity we had. however, those residual delays are slowing us down throughout the entire religion. fairfax county as well as mongomery county, prince georges county, this is a look at 395, 495, at the springfield interchange. we're dealing with road spray, wet pavement and slow commutes. southbound i270, all that activity out of the way. you're bumper to bumper ride coming in from german town to the spur, going to cost you a with it
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cease southwest, from, you're in a delay as well. back to you. >> anchor: thank you. well, today is the opening day at nationals park. washington nationals looking for a 3-0 start as they take on the miami marlins. first pitch, have -- 4:05 p.m. please use public transportation if you're going to the game. on this opening day, some insider baseball tips. a former pro player and current coach joins us in studio to teach the team the proper form for swinging a bat and throwing a ball. live at 9:30 on news channel 8 where you can get more opening day news traffic and weather updates. have a
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