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expected to immediate with vladimir putin. >> tapresident obama says john kerry and russia's foreign minister have been working around the clock. neither side has said what's holding up a deal. a cease fire allows humanitarian aide to reach hundreds of thousands of civilians. >> israel in response to what's being called a breeach of israeli sovereignty. no injuries reported in either incident. the syrian army says the shells appear to be stray fire from that nation's civil war. the decades' long search for a missing minnesota boy ended. the remains of jacob were discovered not far from where he was last seen riding his bike.
appearance. >> reporter: a major break in a missing case. authorities confirming the remains have been found. >> my prayers and thoughts are with them. >> the family needs peace. to know where he is, not to wonder is he still out there. >> reporter: the family releasing a statement saying they are in deep grief and did not want jacob's story to end this way. >> last week an 11-year-old boy was kidnapped from the streets of minnesota. >> reporter: his story >> it's discouraging. warnings are, i think the worst for me. it's like another day. >> reporter: it was 1989 in minnesota when a masked gunman abducted jacob who was riding his bike home with his brother and a friend. since then court documents show investigators questioned this man. he's currently in jail on child
denies. kstp reporting it was hien rick to led them to the body. jacob's family turned angen wish to action, helping to pass jacob's law requiring child sex offenders to register in every state. nascar favorite dale earnhardt junior says he hopes to be back on the track next on carolina, friday he announced he's done for this season due to concussion like symptoms following a june crash. he missed time four years ago following two concussions. he says if his doctors tell him he can drive, his decision will be easier. u.s. soccer star megan rapinoe gives a nod to collin kaepernick by taking a knee. she knelt as the national anthem was played before the soccer
champion said as a gay american she knows what it means to look at the flag and not have it protect all your liberties. oklahoma regulators ordered wells closed after record tieing earthquake this weekend. the wells were associated with fracking can many frame for the recent rash of quakes. >> reporter: cleanup after the quake hit. shaking -- >> we got a building collapse. >> reporter: sending stone plunging from the top of this building. the sides of homes crumbling off. >> this. i'm going oh my gosh. wow. i can't believe that. >> reporter: food thrown from the shelves of this grocery store. >> the whole thing was going like this. it was bad. >> reporter: the quake felt from texas to nebraska. and the question was this 5.6
for the strongest ever manmade? >> several of the larger earthquakes in oklahoma over the past few years have been linked to waste water disposal. >> reporter: scientists say a lot of that water comes from a process known as fracking. much of the water injected back into deep wells in the ground, liked to tremors. more than 9003 3.0 or larger quakes hitti year. in response to the earthquake, dozens of wells ordered to be shut down around the epicenter. abc news, los angeles. timing is everything. especially when you're snapping pictures during a sporting event. >> >> check out this shot from a game in texas. it looks like the quarterback had the ghost blocker. that's the helmet of his real blocker after it was sent flying.
player. he looks more like a break dancer. this happened during the notre dame, texas game. he did a one-handed flip over a texas player to score this touchdown. this gave them their first touchdown of the game. texas won in double overtime. if there was a competition for memes, this guy ones it. that photo is making the rounds. that's beauty. that's beautiful. >> i like this one. you got served. there's another one of him -- >> that's really tickled you. >> there's one break dancing on top of a piece of cardboard. i love a good meme. very good move. even if you see it on video, impressive. coming up, a rare up close and personal look at derek je jeter.
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the passengers and crew of a sport fishing boat are thankful this morning for the actions of the crew of a commercial fishing boat. the 64 foot boat crashed overnight and was taking on water. while the u.s. coast guard awaited permission to enter mexican territory, the crew of the sweet marie swept in and rescued the other boat's passengers. the crew then kept them on board until the coast guard could arrive and bring them to of another good samaritan times about a million. >> roughly speaking. >> pope francis has elevated mother teresa to siaint hood. >> reporter: to many she has lock be-- long been a saint. thousands of worshippers packed into a square. pope francis telling them the
worker of mercy. >> she was an amazing woman. i think it's really important that this day has come for a lot of people. >> reporter: the so-called saint of the gutter was born in 1910 in modern day macedonia. it was in the slums that mother teresa found her home and life's work. she died in 1997 and was put on the fast track to saint hood. no miracles have been attributed by the vatican to mothe woman. she nona nobel peace prize and was not without her critics. some accused of her wanting the spotlight, of unhygienic treatment. none of that matters to the masses which included 1500 poor and homeless guests. they were treated to a lunch served by nones courtesy of pope fran
she left home 18. never saw her mother or sister again. went to ireland and then india where she made her name and became a celebrity nun. >> she won the nobel peace prize in 1979. she chose not to have a banquet. poor. >> i would suppose so. >> coming up in our next half hour the intensive man hunt underway in nevada for a murder suspect who police say broke out of his handcuffs and escaped after being left alone in an interrogation room inside a police station. how they say he did it. >> first, a rare closeup of one
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a yankees world series reunion, tending to his many business and endorsement deals. >> glasss. >> reporter: we caught up with him in michigan, the local hero giving advice to football players in a new brand. >> i'm busier now than i was when i played. >> why not chill? is that not you in. >> i tried it for a couple weeks, but then you get bored. >> reporter: and he als to his long time girlfriend, model hannah davis . how is married life? >> it's only been a couple months but good. >> reporter: it's been two years since he hung up his baseball spikes. >> i miss being in the clubhouse with teammates. i don't miss the long trips of getting in at 4:00 in the morning. my ultimates a separation is to be part on an ownership group.
i asked him about athletes taking a stand on social issues, incoming michael jordan speaking out about the police killings of african americans and the violence aimed at officers. >> i think a lot of times athletes get a hard wrap for not speaking up, and when they do, people tell them to be quiet. i think it's entirely up to them. >> reporter: as for jeter's future, where do you see yourself at age 50? >> happy. i want to have a ly god willing i do. doing things i'm passionate about. >> reporter: and jeter revealing even in retirement, the key to his own success, always being prepared. >> my biggest fear in life is being unprepared in anything i do. i was prepared in this interview, so you made me nervous. i'm just playing. coming up, the new species of fish named after president
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time now for the mix. we start with a brand new species of fish. this little guy was discovered 300 feet down in a coral reef in hawaii. and they have decided to name the fish after name of the marine reserve? >> correct. the fish is known to live only within a certain national monument. >> that was very good. >> and i don't know very much else about the story because i spent the whole time trying to figure out how to pronounce that. >> it's not the first animal the president has had named after him.
the fish as the dine sosaur. >> he's also had a parasitic cricket that infects worms named after him. >> do you want that? >> a parasitic hair worm? >> it's a cute fish. i'd like that. that's nice. now we age 74. they've been married 54 years. and they dress in matching outfits every day. >> is that their secret to their long lasting love? >> this couple, they have a love that -- i'm going to say it, they have a love my wife and i will never have. >> how cute are they. >> they send a photo to their grandson every day with a little sort of note saying good
and, of course, the grandson is 17. so this has gone all over social media. aquamarine there. isn't that lovely? >> i wonder every time one of them buys an article of clothing, does it have to come with something that matches. >> this is a big deal in korea where public displays of affection are fwrorowned upon, they show their love by wearing matchi fran and ed, we love you. we envy you. >> should we match tomorrow? >> maybe. >> we'll work on it. the next story is under the category you had one job. this is at a south carolina high school. the jv game, it features some -- >> no respect. >> abnormal sidelines. the school announced it will be redrawing the field, but this photo retweeted over 5,000 times. and now to the cat and the water melon. do we have time?
i'm diane macedo. >> i'm nick watt in for kendis gibson. the big story this morning is the storm system of the northeast coast. tropical storm warnings have been cancelled for everywhere south of new york city but are in effect for the end of long island and southern new england. the remnants of hurricane hermine are only moving at 3 miles per hour. >> but it's enough to turn up the surf and make dangerous rip currents.
most northeast beaches are closed for swimming and other water activities. >> reporter: big breakers taking a bite out of new jersey beaches, eroding the shoreline. in ocean city, large waves dangerous rip currents and winds busting the labor day weekend. rough waters rocking passengers aboard anthem of the seas bound for bermuda from new jersey. dishes going all over the place. >> reporter: further south in parts of virginia, neighborhoods under water. >> you have to make the best of the situation. >> we've dealt with it our whole lives. we just don't take our cars in it. >> reporter: hermine making land fall early friday. it's been a night of tornado warnings, torrential rains. the eye a couple of miles away. i was in the eye as it made land fall tracking it as 80 miles per hour winds tossed trees and hit the coast.
leaving thousands without power. more than 60,000 in florida still without service. and claiming one life. ferocious. >> absolutely ferocious. >> reporter: just north of tampa still under siege after more rain fell on the land. the governor urging people to evacuate their homes. and hermine wasn't done. hitting georgia and the carolinas with tropical storm winds. gusts toppling this tractor-trailer and killing the driver in north carolina. and a tornado dumping trailers into a creek and injuring four. the storm system is still going to cause problems today for holiday beach goers and for new england's biggest city. >> let's get the latest from paul williams. good morning. >> good morning to you as well. keeping a close eye on hermine windy conditions to kick off
erosion. here's post tropical cyclone hermine. causing concern for winds along the coast. concerned about bad weather there and throughout the midwest, this front kicking off strong storms throughout portions of minnesota all the way down toward nebraska. >> thanks, paul. president obama spends his second and final day in china for the g 20 summit after a what some called a snub surrounding his mobile staircase when exiting air force one. he met with his chinese counterpart in addition to economics, china's human rights record was on president obama's agenda. he heads to louse on tuesday. and breaking news with the president and world leaders in the region north korea has test fired three ballistic missiles from it east coast. north korea regularly engages in missile and rocket tests,
anti-government protests enter the second week in brazil. an estimated 50,000 people filled the streets. police fired tear gas to stop vandals. it began as a peaceful demonstration. they're upset over the impeachment of the president after being found guilty of breaking budgetary laws. hillary clinton is in ohio and illinois while donald trump is expected to take the day off. trump reached out to black voters like never before. mary bruce is on the campaign trail. >> reporter: donald trump marking a major first. >> i am hear to listen to you. >> reporter: swaying along a detroit church service as he made a direct appeal to african american voters. >> i fully understand the african american community has suffered from discrimination and
>> reporter: debuting a more subdued tone after fiery tones in front of all white crowds. >> i'm asking for the vote of every single african american citizen. you're living in poverty. your schools are no good. you have no jobs. what the hell do you have to lose? >> reporter: ben carson showing him around his old detroit neighborhood. >> when i was growing up it was a prosperous city. >> reporter: cars pon's memorie of the old days interrupted by this bizarre moment. >> my luggage. hold on. >> reporter: meanwhile pastor mark burns is admitting he overstated his resume after this contentious interview. >> thank you very much. i appreciate you coming. >> reporter: hillary clinton has been noticeably quiet fundraising with big donors and celebrities instead, and still avoiding the press.
>> she's talking to press. hundreds of interviews. i'm doing the same. labor day to election day it will ramp up even more. >> reporter: clinton will be back out on the trail here in ohio later today, but still no word on when she plans to hold her next full blown press conference. it's been 275 days since her last one. mary bruce abc news, cleveland. saturday evening at a los angeles area park turned into a nightmare after a swarm of bees attacked. of them taken to the hospital. witnesses said there were thousands of bees chasing hundreds of people. the bees reportedly emerged from an underground utility box. an idaho bus driver was fired after a video shows the driver pouring water on a student during a confrontation she demands that student speaks english instead of spanish. students said they complained
this weekend serena williams picked up one record and is on her way to two more with her straight sets of victory in the u.s. open. she's now won more matches in grand slam singles events than any other woman. and as many as any man, and if she wins the u.s. open, williams will have the most championships and the most u.s. open titles. on the men's side. nadal is out losing a fifth set tie breaker. the match took more than four hours. nadal is a two-time u.s. open champion. he's the fourth seed this year. he missed a shot that he never used to miss and hit the net. the next story shows some people have way too much time on their hands. >> uh-huh. they do. what you're looking at is an internet stream from jacksonhole
thousands of people are watching it. people think it's because somebody said they're going to do something cool. >> apparently nobody did anything cool, but when people tuned in they were interested. the more people get into it, the more they continue to wonder why they're using minutes of their life they'll never get back. >> i think people like unproduced ordinary -- i mean, have you heard of that in norway? they watch people knitting for hours. they have a camera on a boat for hours. >> they go through things that happen in history and roadway create them. if it took seven hours to take a train ride, they'll take the seven hour train ride. >> do you remember cheesus. this was a block of cheese in the west of england.
thousands of people tuned in to watch a cheese aging. paint drying. >> i don't know about that one. i think there once was an art exhibit that was a lightbulb. it would turn on randomly. everyone in that room of the museum would keep looking at the lightbulb no matter what they were doing. they needed to see what was going to happen. i think that's what's happening here. coming up, the murder suspect who took his disappearing act on the road. police in nevada launched a man hunt for a killer who managed disappear from an interrogation room inside a police station. and he's the spitting image of his dad. now arnold schwarzenegger's son recreated one of daddy's most famous terminator scenes frame by frame. that's ahead in "the skinny." first here's a look at today's forecast. "world news now" weather brought to you by cats pride
police in wisconsin stay a driver may have been going police in wisconsin say a driver may have been going as fast as m he crashed into two buildings. a fence, a light pole and a tree. it came to a stop when it crashed into an accounting firm leaving behind a trail of debris 100 feet from the crash. a man hunt in nevada for a murder suspect who escaped custody. >> he managed to break out of his handcuffs and disappear right out of an interrogation
story. >> reporter: authorities in las vegas looking for 25-year-old alonzo perez. he was arrested for murder friday morning and placed into a place interrogation room in handcuffs. when the detective left the room he made his move. >> he twisted the handcuffs until they broke. after they broke he was able to flee the building. >> reporter: he allegedly stole this pickup truck. the truck was recovered saturday but no sign of perez. earlier this summer in florida, an accused murder broke free fr courtroom and escaped. he was captured a few days later. perez, a convicted felon accused of shooting a man who let a door close on a woman with perez at a mcdonald's. >> you let this man escape. how is anybody supposed to feel safe right now, anybody in las vegas, nevada? >> reporter: police say it does not appear he took any weapons when he made his escape, but they believe he's now armed and
six weeks after their daughter's birth in mid october. >> drew is quoted as saying my life is the most important thing in the world to me. she comes before anything else. he also says she's the toughest woman i know. this is the reason why i married her. next to some significantly lighter news, but a distressing revolution for fans of "the
but speaking with the hollywood reporter he shot down any notion there will ever with a sequel to "the devil wears prada". >> all right. guard your loins. did someone eat an onion bagel? >> tucci says, it's never going to happen. describing the original as being so great because it was perfect in every way. >> you can't improve on perfection, darling. >> apparently not. >> you cannot. next, an attempt to improve another original. >> arnold schwarzenegger's son who is the spitting image of his father recreated his dad's
? >> that's it. >> um, that's very good. >> frame by frame. >> frame by frame, and joseph, you may remember, is the son of mildred boehner who is schwarzenegger's former housekeeper who he had an affair with. and amazingly it took years for people to realize that is arnold's son. >> he made this to celebrate the 25 th anniversary of "judgment day" after the reboot of the movie was confirmed. >> it's magic. it's the movies.
>> and finally, another blast from the past from abc's parent company. >> a lost world of disney will be made public for the first time in a collection of images and sketches from films from our parent company that never made the cut. >> they have been tucked away for decades inside the disney archives. they include this of the blue fairy. >> and this depicts mickey mouse and goofy and donald duck facing a castle in the sky for the "jack and the bean stock". >> this was for the sorcerer's apprentice. >> and a snapshot of the man who started it all, walt disney himself from 1942 working on sketches of bambi. >> coming up, today it is the unofficial last day of summer.
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summer of service. i recently checked out a school in downtown los angeles to see how it works. >> reporter: back to school time at ninth street elementary, but not everyone can afford a backpack. >> new backpack. >> it's not a luxury. it's something they need for school. >> reporter: disney teamed up with baby to baby and donated all these young stars donating >> not all kids are as lucky as you. do you realize that? >> yes. of course we do. >> reporter: is that why you're here? >> yes. >> reporter: now meet a girl who volunteers at another school. she just applied for a summer of service grant. that means she could get $500 to help continue her work giving back. >> we decided to get the kids chess boards and sets so they're able to play. >> reporter: do you play? >> yes. >> reporter: are you any good?
>> reporter: now, these backpacks aren't empty. disney employees filled them. that's pretty cool. >> everything that they need on school. >> reporter: smiles all around. when you see that smile -- >> i have accomplished the world. >> got backpacks. >> reporter: i could watch this all day and maybe shed a tear or two. >> such a cute story. >> it was very sweet. all the backpacks are the same little billy and tommy, whose is whose. >> hope they're not wearing matching clothing. i participated in that program. it's fun. there's so many fun designs to pick out in the folders. >> don't miss our facebook page, wnnfans.com. >> coming up, more news. this is abc "world news
now," informing insomniacs for two decades. % into a creek and injuring four. the storm system is still going to cause problems today for holiday beach goers and for new england's biggest city. >> let's get the latest from paul williams. good morning. >> good morning to you as well. keeping a close eye on hermine windy conditions to kick off along the coast with flooding and possibility of beach erosion. he's post tropical cyclone. causing concern for winds along the coast. throughout the midwest, this front kicking off strong storms throughout portions of minnesota all the way down toward nebraska. >> thanks, paul. president obama spends his second and final day in china for the g 20 summit after a snub, he met whi missile and rnnti% filled the streets.andang fs. hillary clinton is in ohio and donald trff. voters like never before. >> reporter: donald trump marking a major first. >> i am hear to listen to you. >> reporter: swaying along a detroit church service as he made a direct appeal to african american voters. >> i fully undhatlle ao yoave t an idaho bus dri
good morning. i'm nick watt. >> and diane macedo. here are some of the top headlines this morning on "world news now." hurricane hermine is gone but not letting itself be forgotten. a post tropical cyclone. the storm is about 300 miles off the coast and keeping beaches closed. >> north korea fired three ballistic missiles off the east coast as major world leaders including president obama meet 650 miles away in eastern china. last month north korea launched a missile which landed in the sea of japan. a nascar favorite says he hopes to be racing in 2017. dale earnhardt talks about his latest battle with concussion type symptoms. and the canonization of
elevated her to saint mother teresa. less than 20 years after her death. those are some of the top stories on this labor day, september 5th. from abc news, this is "world news now." move on. >> we begin this half hour with the post tropical cyclone once known as hurricane hermine. they are in effect for the end of long island and southern new england. and it may take a turn toward boston. >> even at about 300 miles offshore, the former hermine is still churning up the surf and creating dangerous rip currents. most northeast beaches are closed from ocean city maryland to ocean city, delaware, to ocean city, new jersey, there are worries now about beach
>> reporter: hermine taking aim at the same coastal communities devastated by sandi. in new jersey, beaches empty and chris christie declaring a state of emergency. >> it's a wait and watch mode. >> reporter: crews keeping the storm surge at bay. the biggest threats coastal flooding, rip currents and beach erosion. >> the water came to the middle of the door. that pretty mucru everything that was in the garage. >> reporter: this man still remembers returning to the jersey shore homes toppled, neighborhoods destroyed, belongings turned into piles of trash. four years later rebuilt but not willing to take chances. leaving before high tide. take a look. you can see the dune taking a beating from the crashing waves this weekend. the beach here is closed.
the storm may have lost a lot of punch. it's not going away quietly. >> paul williams is keeping on eye on it. >> good morning. here's the latest on what's happening with hermine. this rotation continues to bring in additional moisture and creating windy conditions on the coast. on the other side a high pressure system. the combination increased the winds between 30 and 50 miles per hour winds occasionally happening here.we significant impact that starting monday with the problem with beach erosion as well as dangerous surf from virginia beach up toward long beach. not only that, we'll have impacts going into tuesday as well. that's going to include strong winds, beach erosion as well as rough surf. as you take a look at what's happening we have the system off the coast creating the wind and rain and the trekking is expected to veer toward t
>> even away from the shore, hurricane hermine is leaving behind reminders of the weekend. it's not beach erosion but road eros erosion. a giant sink hole in wilmington, north carolina. residents say this is the third time the road has been closed because of a sink hole. donald trump is still being asked to clarify his immigration plan after his trip to mexico and his immigration policy speech. on abc "this manager says they'll assess the situation once those who entered the country illegally are deported. she insisted his plan to build a border wall is unwavering. >> she's been consistent that and he'll have moexico pay for it. his position hasn't changed. a new abc news poll shows 80% of voters don't believe trump will get mexico to foot
the mexican president disputing about the conversation. conway said they disagree but it's a productive meeting. and the las vegas area, the search for a murder suspect on the run. he was left alone for a few moments at the police station. that's when he somehow managed to get his handcuffs off and escaped. he's considered armed and dangerous. >> protests against the national anthem moved to a new field. megan rapinoe knelt as the anthem was played sunday in chicago. she called it a little nod to collin kaepernick. she said she plans to keep on doing it to spark some meaningful conversation. and speaking of kaepernick, his protest has sparked angry reaction from one law enforcement group. that news came as the scientific quarterback was supposed to
california church. >> reporter: collin kaepernick was supposed to confront controversy. >> he had every plan of being here, but because of the riggers of his training -- >> reporter: but the kwsh couldn't make it to a church service in san francisco where he was set to talk about why he refuses to stand for the national anthem. >> brother kaepernick with the working with the naacp. wi community based organizations. >> reporter: the support from some of the room was obvious. the nfl star planned to further explain the protest he started earlier this preseason. ? ? >> reporter: but now new fallout. the police union in santa claire where where the 49ers pray sending a letter to team management.
prevent mr. kaepernick from continuing to make inaccurate statements. >> we have cops murdering people. we have cops in the sfpd that are blatantly racist. >> i don't support the boycott. my number one priority and my responsibility as a chief of police is to provide security for the entire city. >> reporter: despite the backlash, kaepernick says his real change comes. abc news, new york. >> the first big weekend of college football season is over. we may already have the game of the year. texas was up two on notre dame late in the fourth. they block an extra point. notre dame returns it for two points and the game heads to overtime. then in second overtime, texas is down three. the long horns score the game
whole front flip touchdown scored by notre dame. >> later. >> exciting stuff. the tennis star williams sisters are on a collision course at the u.s. open. both in action in the fourth round. if they keep winning, they'll play each other in the semi finals, but serena has already notched another record. sarah haines has the details. >> reporter: all it took was an ace like this one. serena williams driving home the in the match that put her over the line for the most major tournament wins by a female player. hitting the 307 mark ties her with roger federer for anyone to play the sport. >> that's awesome. what better place to do it than here where everything first started.
made a career of smashing records and turning heads. >> nice. >> reporter: but for the victory on saturday, she's giving credit to her outfit. >> they're my wonder woman sleeves. super woman. >> reporter: she's gunning for his seventh u.s. open singles title coming off being named nike's greatest athlete ever. >> serena williams should be in the top five conversation. >> reporter: she's redefining the word icon not just on the court by long side her a-list bffs like beyonce, drake, and anna wintor. >> we should all step back and say we've never seen anything like this. >> over the weekend a los
mississippi. it was the 58 hallow cylinder. >> besides the height, it's unique because it doesn't have a flat roof. they had been required for emergency firefight helicopter landing but no long ever. the tower is expected to open next march. >> they have a tactical landing. >> i'm not visiting scared in my two story house if it's shaking. >> many say it's weird to build a building that high in a city that shakes. >> presumably they know what they're doing. >> i'll stay here. >> coming up, the malfunction of a carnival ride that sent eight people to the hospital. where it happened and where the ride operator is said to have done wrong.
check out this high speed chase in milwaukee. the police gave the driver one warning to stop. when that driver kept on going, police used the pit maneuver control. four armed suspects were arrested. >> reporter: a moment caught on camera. an 11-year-old boy dangled 30 feet off the ground. the boy's dad and uncle were losing their grip on his arm when workers grabbed a blanket and held it out to break his fall. the boy was not hurt and his family actually continued skiing.
authorities are investigating a carnival in tennessee where a spinning ride malfunctioned sending eight people to the hospital. >> it's the latest in a rash of carnival accidents across the country. >> reporter: a dozen people, mostly children recovering after terrifying fair accidents in two states. >> the harness came up and he'd fallen, or i'd fallen onto the railing in the middle of the ride. malfunctioned saturday. teens left dangling. some falling from their seats. >> i'm glad we did not die today. >> the ride operator panic ed and hit a button that released the safety bars before the ride was in the cradle. >> reporter: this within hours of another fair accident in chicago. >> multiple injuries. >> reporter: six children hitting their heads when a roller coaster came to an abrupt
>> one of the little girls whipped forward and hit her face on part of the ride. >> it's the latest of several recent scares at carnivals across the country. in may an 11-year-old suffering severe head trauma. her hair caught in this ride in nebraska. >> there are risks in every amusement rides. most of the accidents are human error. >> reporter: americans take a billion carnival rides nearly. about 13,000 have injuries requiring emergency room visits every year. marci gonzalez, abc news, new york. >> legally it's tricky. the carnival operator can't write you're doing this and they're absolved. >> they say that, but it doesn't fully absolve them. it's a mine field.
? ? the presidential candidates have been chris crossing key campaign states. they both have a lot of unfinished work to do in the keystone state. >> for both hillary clinton and donald trump victory might come down to pennsylvania's minority here's abc's martha raddatz. >> reporter: north philadelphia in all its diversity. this is clinton country. at least it should be. do you trust hillary clinton? >> trust? define trust. >> reporter: it's not that she has to worry about lots of voters here supporting her rival. how about donald trump? >> that bad boy. >> reporter: with the candidate
wear this. >> our country is getting lost, in so many ways. >> reporter: she's a proud republican, and trump's message resonates. >> immigration policy definitely affects us in the job area. they act like black people don't want to work, so let anybody and everybody including terrorists or whoever is coming. >> reporter: but she's the exception. if donald trump reached out and american community -- >> we're not buying it. >> i don't know. i guess i'm voting for her because i'm not going to vote for trump. i don't really like her. >> reporter: it's that lack of enthusiasm for clinton that keeps her strategists up at night. why? because the philadelphia area provides pretty much the only reliable vote democrats have in this state with a deep urban
a couple of months ago i went to western pennsylvania to see whether trump could turn out his base there. probably yes. >> he's no holds bar and straight to the point. >> reporter: trump needs pennsylvania. democrats could end trump's dreams of the presidency here, but they need that fire wall of urban minority turnout that got clinton through the primaries. who are you supporting in the presidential race? >> hillary clinton. i think she's going to be better than donald trump. >> reporter: and you'll definitely vote? >> yes. definitely. >> reporter: one down, many more votes to get out. hands down, the most fascinating election season i've -- i read today in the new york times a small pocket of bosnian voters in i believe michigan could hold the key. >> i always wonder what it's like for people from foreign
touchdowns in saturday's 28-7 home win over villanova. >> he did it less than four months after beating cancer. >> reporter: number 24, james connor taking the field against villanova and the place explodes. and that's because everyone knew. they knew what a tough year he'd just been through. it started last season with this image. >> showed a tumor about seven centimeters in the chest and some swollen lymph nodes tumors in my neck. >> reporter: it was hodgkin's lymphoma. a cancer with a high rate of recovery, but only after a lot of chemotherapy. >> the fear of dying, the fear of chemotherapy, not knowing what to expect. >> reporter: but he was all in. 12 rounds of chemo while never missing a preseason workout. >> i wanted to be around everyone. i didn't want to fall too far behind.
he gets the hand off. here comes the crowd into the game. >> reporter: the cancer retreated. it's gone, and that's what everyone knew when he got the ball on saturday. >> here comes connor. >> reporter: and then connor scored and then scored again leading his team to victory. >> fear is a choice. don't fear nothing. >> reporter: and that, during this tough year is what connor himself knew. what a game. field. gets a standing ovation. when he gets the ball, gets another ovation. he carries the ball for 53 yards. and three catches. >> that's the news for this half hour. >> remember to follow us on facebook. >> remember to follow us on
making news in america this morning, tracking hermine, the powerful system is now off the coast but still threatening with storm surge and beach erosion. we'll look at the warnings still in effect and the damage already left behind. breaking news, more missiles launched from north korea but this time it happened just hundreds of miles away from president obama. overnight, the white house responding. sales soar for colin kaepernick jersey after the football player refuses to stand during the national anthem. plus another professional athlete takes a knee in support of his protest. road to recovery, dale earnhardt jr. out of the driver's seat, the lingering health issues causing him to miss the rest of the nascar season. miss the rest of the nascar