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tv   Good Morning Washington 5am  ABC  December 23, 2016 5:00am-6:00am EST

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washington i'm autria godfrey. and i'm jummy olabanji in for larry smith. we want to get straight to breaking news overseas. sam sweeney is at the live desk. italian news agency ansa reporting that the man behind that deadly attack on a christmas market in berlin has been killed in milan. autria... breaking right now... we've just learned in the last few minutes that the suspect in the berlin christmas market truck attack has
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italian authorites say he was killed in a shootout with police this morning. it happened at a routine id check point. police say he pulled a gun on an officer and fired. the officer was shot in the shoulder. as the shoot out took place, the suspect yelled allah akbar, accoridng to police. 12 people died in that truck attack monday night. we are expecting a press conference from european law enforcement... as soon as that happenes we will bring it to you. - rain for part of christmas eve - sunny & seasonable christmas - unseasonably mild early next week - cooler & dry for new year's weekend today: sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy. cooler. highs: 46-51 winds: s 5 mph tonight: cloudy. showers developing after midnight. lows: 36-40 winds: s 5 mph christmas eve: morning rain. cloudy after noon with clearing skies after 6pm. highs: 49-51 winds: sw 5 mph with now just two days until christmas, mi
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are scrambling to
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holiday. scott taylor is live from regan national airport this morning.. scott how are the lines there? in australia, police arrest five men suspected of
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christmas day attacks using bombs, knives, and a gun. investigators say the suspects were inspired by isis and planned attacks on melbourne's flinders street train station. they had been plotting the attack for three weeks. three of the of the suspects have already appeared in court charged with preparing or planning a terrorist attack. they each face a life sentence if convicted. a virginia man is accused of trying to provide material support to "isis." federal agents arrested 26-year-old lionel williams of suffolk yesterday. court documents say williams sent money to someone who he thought was trying to arm isis fighters. authorities also say williams used social media to declare his support for isis -- and for attacks
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now to the trump transition.. president-elect donald trump says the u.s. needs to strengthen and expand its nuclear capability. his comments on twitter came hours after russian president vladimir putin pledged to enhance "his" nation's nuclear forces. trump's transition team says he was emphasizing the need to modernize our deterrent capability.. something he touched on during the second presidential debate. russia now has 73-hundred warheads. that's slightly more than the 71-hundred held by the u.s. developing now.. porch pirates are a big problem this holiday season.. and police and residents are fighting back. as holiday packages pile up on doorsteps, thieves are standing by, ready to steal them. d.c. resident anthony burley's surveillance camera recorded a man stealing packages from him. but the thief is still
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in montgomery county yesterday, investigators returned gifts they recovered, after arresting a suspected porch pirate. one woman even got her husband's wallet back. it's 5 xx and coming up on good morning washington.. an arrest made in the shooting death of a 3-year-old in arkansas. how police were finally able to detain the suspect a week after the child was gunned down in a road rage incident. and false alarm? what caused a united flight to make an emergency landing in houston texas.
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drum roll please.hing. it's the sing sweepstakes. it's some of this, loads of that. 'cause you can win $100,000 from post cereal brands. honey bunches of oats. and sing. only in theaters - rain for part of christmas eve - sunny & seasonable
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- unseasonably mild early next week - cooler & dry for new year's weekend today: sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy. cooler. highs: 46-51 winds: s 5 mph tonight: cloudy. showers developing after midnight. lows: 36-40 winds: s 5 mph christmas eve: morning rain. cloudy after noon with clearing skies after 6pm. highs: 49-51 winds: sw 5 mph it's 5 xx and still to come on good morning washington.
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mine too. i want to go really big with my appetizers. we can do it without blowing our budget. oh yeah, this is great! my family really needs to be wowed this year! standing rib roast! wow. everything for the holidays. that's my giant.
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arrested the man accused of fatally shooting a 3-year-old boy in a road rage incident in arkansas. the man identified as 33-year-old gary holmes was turned in by his relatives late last night. acen king was in the back of his grandmothers car on a shopping trip when a driver opened fire on their vehicle at a stop sign. his grandmother says the suspect got agitated that she was not driving fast enough. king's famikly has been notified of the arrest. a united airlines flight from houston to ecuador is forced to make an emergency landng because of reports of a passenger stowed in the planes cargo area. the flight was in the air about a half-hour when passengers reported hearing noises coming from the plane's cargo hold. the plane returned to houston, where it was checked out. workers did not find anything out of the ordinary in the cargo area. as a precaution, all 16pa
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another flight. a terrying scene in utah..as a young boy gets stuck on a ski lift. you can hear the boy just crying for help a his legs dangled off the lift. somehow his help a his legs dangled off the lift. somehow his backpack go caught when he tried to get off. but that same backpack is what prevented from dropping to the ground. ski patrol members quickly jumped into action, using a ladder and harness to safely free him. he would be ok. an update this morning on a story we told you about earlier this week. a happy outcome for a group of neglected and abused animals. a woman in leesburg is facing 100 counts of cruelty and neglect - for having a variety of animals on her property- and not providing proper care. well, this morning- we're to
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all been adopted! only a few more animals are still in search of forever homes. time now for weather - rain for part of christmas eve - sunny & seasonable christmas - unseasonably mild early next week - cooler & dry for new year's weekend today: sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy. cooler. highs: 46-51 winds: s 5 mph tonight: cloudy. showers developing after midnight. lows: 36-40 winds: s 5 mph christmas eve: morning rain. cloudy after
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after 6pm. highs: 49-51 winds: sw 5 mph
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kendis gibson and mara schiavocampo have the details in today's tech bytes.
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just checking my free credit score at credit karma. what the? you're welcome. i just helped you dodge a bullet. but i was just checking my... shhhhh... don't you know that checking your credit score lowers it. just be cool. actually, checking your credit score with credit karma doesn't affect it at all. are you sure? positive. huh, so i guess i could just check my credit score then. oh! check out credit karma today. credit karma. give yourself some credit. sorry about that.
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the berlin christmas market terror suspect - reported to be shot dead by police. sam sweeney is here with what we know. the suspect in the berlin christmas market attack has been shot dead by police in milan italy. it happened at a routine id check point. police say he pulled a gun on an officer and fired, hitting the officer in the shoulder. as the shoot out took place, the suspect yelled allah akbar, god is great in
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suspect was killed. the officer is said to have serious injuries. 12 people died in that truck attack monday night in berlin. we are expecting a press conference from european law enforcement shortly... as soon as that happenes we will bring it to you. - rain for part of christmas eve - sunny & seasonable
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- unseasonably mild early next week - cooler & dry for new year's weekend today: sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy. cooler. highs: 46-51 winds: s 5 mph tonight: cloudy. showers developing after midnight. lows: 36-40 winds: s 5 mph christmas eve: morning rain. cloudy after noon with clearing skies after 6pm. highs: 49-51 winds: sw 5 mph trt 15 out ... dead underneath
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caught on camera. a man beaten and robbed inside his caught on camera. a man beaten and robbed inside his
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building in northwest d-c. security camera video shows the victim, miguel herrera letting three juveniles inside his apartment building on 13th street. he says he thought they lived there. moments later they attack him, punching him repeatedly in the head and face before running away with his wallet. one of the suspects were caught, two others got away. right now.. d-c poli
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person of interest in several incidents of theft and credit card fraud. the suspect entered several office buildings in northwest from october 28th to november 24th. once inside he stole unattended wallets and purses. those stolen credit cards were used to make purchases at several retail stores in the area. two of the stores captured him using the cards. police are offering a 1-thousand dollar reward for information that leads to an arrest. people who work at the oakville grille and wine bar in bethesda are especially proud of one of their co-workers. on december 10th, a customer started choking on a piece of steak. bartender darko stankovic rushed over to him. stang'-kuh-vic is a former lifeguard. and he saved the man's life.. by using the heimlich maneuver. the customer who was saved wanted to express his gratitutde.
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stang'-kuh-wic a christmas card with a check made out for a generous amount. the customer wrote.. he's happy he's having one more christmas with his family. now to a story you dont want to miss... just in time for the holidays--- a story of giving back, and paying it forward. a dc homeless man now has a place to live, thanks to the genorosity of 2 strangers. sam sweeney shares the story with a great ending. trt= 1:38 oc= have in life it's 5 still plenty more ahead on good morning washington. but lets go to
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on good morning washington. but lets go to alison starling with a preview of stories you wont want to miss tonight on abc 7 news at 5. - rain for part of christmas eve - sunny & seasonable
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- rain for part of christmas eve - sunny & seasonable
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- unseasonably mild early next week - cooler & dry for new year's weekend today: sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy. cooler. highs: 46-51 winds: s 5 mph tonight: cloudy. showers developing after midnight. lows: 36-40 winds: s 5 mph christmas eve: morning rain. cloudy after noon with clearing skies after 6pm. highs: 49-51 winds: sw 5 mph still to come on good morning washington.. the holiday travel frenzy is in full swing!
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washington.. the holiday travel frenzy is in full swing! scott..
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are scrambling to head to destinations to celebrate the holiday. scott taylor is live from regan national airport this morning.. scott how are the lines there? lee goodridge, flying home trt 16 oc - good weather day for me now to the trump transition.
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takes to twitter-speaking out about foreign policy and making the unusual move to publically split from established u-s nuclear policy. and at the same time, his daughter ivanka faces an airline confrontation... allegedly harassed onboard a jetblue flight out of new york. all - while the president elect remains in florida for the holidays with his family. abc's maggie rulli with the latest it's 5: and time for a check on weather.
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eve - sunny & seasonable
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- unseasonably mild early next week - cooler & dry for new year's weekend today: sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy. cooler. highs: 46-51 winds: s 5 mph tonight: cloudy. showers developing after midnight. lows: 36-40 winds: s 5 mph christmas eve: morning rain. cloudy after noon with clearing skies after 6pm. highs: 49-51 winds: sw 5 mph s time for in the ere's kidd?
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now.. where's kidd? still to come on good morning washington.. john
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>> now, "good morning washington," on your side. we begin with a breaking news alert. breaking right now, the holiday travel crunch off to a terrible start. a deadly rollover crash in virginia and a tree down in access tonocking down hundreds. the specific times today the don't ignore to think about being on the road. jummy: the suspect in the berlin attack, believed to be dead. autria: soggy start to the weekend. and to look ahead to next weekend for your new year's plans. that's right. good morning, i'm autria godfrey. [laughter]. autria:

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