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>> at least the guy was alive and he was in a lot of pain. his face was bloody. the arms was bad. >> that pilot being treated at a hospital. two passengers on board the small plane weren't injured. the department of transportation is for bidding airline passengers from can pack packing e-cigarettes in checked bags. they can still bring them on board inn carry on bags but can't recharge them while on the plane. the department says the battery operated electronic smoking devices have sparked at least 26 explosions or fires since 2009. and the rule takes effect in about two weekeks. who knew? >> why did it take so long? good to know. so the world series gets under way tonight. you're excited about it with the royals hosting the me. you know kansaty was there last year. the mets haven't been there in 15 years. that's okay. that's one of the reasons why hundreds of mets fans gathered
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everyone decked out in blue orange. and some even brought along mets souvenirs they purchased from more than 30 years ago forood luck. not surprisingly, everyone predicted the mets would he win the series. >> in kansas city, there's no shortage of world series gear on offer for fans to buy. sales are said to be swift despite the royals having been in the series last year. the teams held workouts ahead of game one. both sides are shaking off rust. the royals captured the marine leag pennant last friday. the mets haven't played a game in nearly a week. their series with the cubs ended last dnesday. >> we were thinking of taking sports with reena on the road. you have to wait and see if that happens. >> you mean to the stadium in queens. >> we have to check the budget. >> coming up in "the s skinny," why is richard gere hanging out on the streets looking homeless? >> also ahead those pictures from a shelter showing two dogs awaiting adoption lugging each other.
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harness and was able to lower himsmself to e ground though he was limp and inred. this morning, is he recovered from the hospital. >> glad he's okay. i bet his mama wants to know how that happened. >> never lettingng him climb that tree again. also the bizarre ending to a bank robbery. the suspect seen throwing money out of a suitcase before being hit with a bean bag by police. since a production crew was working down the street, some thought it was part of a tv show or movie. but it was entirely real. >> he glad everyone was okay there. this was not someone getting an early or late start to their fourth of july celebrations. this was the scene in a town in the netherlands. the house loaded with fireworks was on fire causing an impatriot to you display. the house destroyed and the threeeople inside were injured. >> well, it wasn't fireworks
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home but an apparent mistake in fix agappliance. >> experts say the bigger mistake was trying to do it herself in the first place. abc's gio benitez has the story. >> reporter: a do-it-yourself job apparently went horribly wrong. >> there was a big explosion. there's a a big fire oh, my god, there's someone in the house. >> reporter: i inside thhouse, a woman had gone down to the basement to rerepair heras hot water heater. investigators say she accidentally removed her gas shutoff valve and gas poured out. something down there ignited the fire. >> she was upstairs in her beoom when it happened. she ran down and ran out and she was, like, really confused and crazy. >> reporter: but also lucky. >> we all watched the top floor r cave in and collapse down. >> reporr: these images showing the sheer force of gas explosions and how it can happen in an instant. but experts reminding people of the basics. never, ever do it yourself and go to a professional. you may want to even set up a gas alarm to detect a leak, but perhaps most importantly, your nose. this kind of gas smells a bit
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like a rotten egg. and take a look at that house behind me right now. it is completely leveled. that roof coming down. and right now, fire officials are investigating what happened here. gio benitez, abc news, taunton, massachusetts. >> sometimes there are gases you can't smell like furnaces, hot water heaters never try to do on your own because they can leak carbon monoxide and you can't smell it. >> that woman runng out of house barefoot and many neighbors calling for help. >> what would you expect? i would come out. you want her to get her shoes to come out? i wod not be getting my nice shoes. >> get the curlers out. >> you get out of the house like that. >> good point. >> all rit. coming up, daniel craig getting testy at the "spectre" world premiere. >> and richard gere responding to a fake story on facebook from
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someone else's account. "the skinny" is next. "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations. everybody has a dream. mine was to see the ocean. and with a little help...
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of the film franchise brought out daniel craig. this is the fourth time he's played the british spy look dapper. >> look at that. he was, of course, joined by the bond women. they call them the bond girls but they look amazing. stunning there. and they w were upstaged by the royal arrival of the duke and dutch easy of cambridge. william and kate turning heads as they always do. they stepped onto the red carpet. >> let's not forget prince harry rocking a regal red beard. >> he would make a great bond. >> he could make a good bond. >> is he auditioning? >> they were received by craig who then got a little annoyed with a reporter asking a questionn everyone's mind. >> people still want to know when might you make a decision. >> you asked me that the other day. >> you had the weekend to think about it. >> i don't know yet. >> good for the reporter. you had the weekend to think about it. don't dodge my question. he's right. we shouldn't get ahead of
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we s craig in "spectre" stateside november 7th. look ford to that though. >> always. >> always i do want to put a plug for my favorite idris elba who i believe should be the next james bond. >> i'm not a big fan of that. i would like to see daniel craig again. but we'll see. didn't know they were fighting words. >> turn t together singing sensatn known as t weekend, he's one of a handful of musicians to have two different number one songs in a row. >> all that success isn't keeping him out of trouble. the toronto native whose real name is able tesfayu pleaded no contest to punching a las vegas police officer in e face outside a nightclub back in january. >> the judge agreed to dismiss the chargrges as lo as he agrees to pay a $1,000 fine complete 50 hos of community service and attend impulse control counseling. we were surprised to learn it existed in las vegas.
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richard gere r respondinto a fake story published on facebook because well, it's a nice fake story. >> let's explain. it all started with a photo of him dressed as a homeless man on street during filming for the movie ime out of mind." the pic was posted to facebook with a fictitious caption that went viral and now caught his attention.n. he borrowed jenna malone's facebook page where he'll be hosting a "q&a" on the issue of homelessness and hopes it will make something good happen for meless brothers and sisters. >> 11:00 a.m. eastern on malone's facebook page. let's recap last night's spooky stars in the ballroom. >> it was halloween night on "dancing with the stars" with the competition narrowing, the contestants really going for it. the biggest moment didn't involve any dance moves but getting into the holiday spirit
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>> aah! >> damn you! >> you know what?? that wasn't the only scare. tamar braxton received thehe lowest score of the evening for her fox trot. >> that might have been enough to keep her from avoiding elimination but hayes grier got the boot even though he had a
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it was believed they were hours away from being put down. the image shared by the charity angels among us pet rescue came up with a message sayg we've comforted each other while we were here and went on to say we need help. >> within the first h hours it went viral. >> the website crashing with good reason. with the original photo, that's the before. then we showed you the after. still hugging with a volunteer who helped find them a foster home, already playing. >> get it. >> they sent us that first image with their foster mom and the best development yet, adopted by two georgia residents, wendy and pam who wanted to make sure the dogs would stay together forever. wendy had recently lost her two elderly dogs together saying their family now turning their tears into smiles giving those hugging dogs their new home. david muir, abc news, new york. >> i love that story. i'm so glad we got that story.
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that r remindedss of one of our viewers maria tweeted us a picture of her four-legged friends while modelling this year's costume into it is a great look. i've got admit. we want to say thank you for the well wishes and send you a "world news now" mug as a t token of our appreciation and call on the rest of our viewers, as well to send us more glamour shots of your and malcolm pannons and our favorites will get the coffee mugs. >> share your pets' names and don't try to bother them too much. like young children, too much costume if they're fussing and don't want too get into it, it's not fun. >> that's what's going to happen. turn into a rabid dog. >> why do you look back at brian? >> he's petting his imaginary dog. i hope that's imaginary. >> this show is getting really weird. >> i don't know. >> we've got a lot more news cong up.
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>> we'll be right back. this is abc's "world news now."
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decades. good morning. i'i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm reena nina here are some of the top headlines we're following this morning on "world news now." authorities in british columbia say the investigation ose what caused a whale watching boat to sink off vancouver island couldld take months. one survivor says a sudden wave caused the boat to capsize. full details coming up. a report from the world health organization warns that processed meat can increas the risk of con cancer. the strongest link, bacon, hot dog s and lunch meat. the meat industry is firing back
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>> an impromptu fireworks night. they started off when a house fire. >> and the roys and mets are you an set for tonight's game. kansas city was in the falall classic last year. the metss haven't been there in 15 years. those are our top stories this is tuesday, octor 27th. from abc news, this is "world news now." . >> good morning to you. we begin this half hou with the investigation into that whale watching boat. one of the 27 people who were on board remains missising. > and we've learned more about the five people who lost their lives in the incident. we get details now from abc's brandi hitt. >> reporter: this is the whale watching boat's final moments moments upside down off vancouver island before sinking.
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> pretty scary to hear knowing they were in the open water. >> reporter: 27 people were on board the boat when it went under. at least five british nationals are confirmed dead. another 21 people r rescued from the water and one remains missing. > itppears the incident happened so quickly, the crew didn't have thee an opportunity to send out a may day. a mad dash of local boats rushes to the scene pulling svivors out one by one. >> the paramedics were working with people in the boats. those who were critically injured. >> reporter: investigators with canada's safety board with now on scene. >> it's much too early to say what the causes and contributing factors of this accident might be. >> t let vithon departed from to you fin know on a calm day out scouting for kill ker whales. because of its large size, passengers were not required to wear life jackets on board.
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years with a perfect safety record. >> reporter: an underwater recovery team is helping the coast guard with search and rescue efforts. investigators are interviewing the crew, passengers and looking at the maintenance history of that boat. >> brandi hitt reporting from los angeles. a tanker barge that sanking in lake erie 78 years ago appears to be leaking oil. the argo capsized in a gale in 1937. when crews found the barge two months ago, they noticed tiny beads of oilubblin up to e surface, then evaporated. next they need to find the source of the leak and try to stop it. the suspect in the deadly home coming parade crash appeared before a judge for the first time. prosecutors say she intentionally drove into the crowd of spectators. herttorney says she suffers from mental illness and is suicide al. >> ryan owens reports from stillwater, oklahoma. >> reporter: the driver seen
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plowowing into homecoming parade on this distributing video is tonight being held on a mimillion dollars bond. the judge calling 25-year-old adacia chamberers "a dirt threat to the community." >> we're going to need a bunch of help. we got a carar through crowd up here. >> reporter: prosecutors are waiting toxicolology resul, but believe chambers was high on drugs s when sheot behind the wheel saturday morning, killing four and injuring a staggering 47 people at oklahoma state universisity. among the dead, a retired d professor and his wife, an mba student and a 2-year-old boy. chambers family is coming to her defense. >> she w wouldn't ve done this purposely. i just don't believe that in my heart. >> reporter: at her first court appearance, the judge ordered a psychological evaluation. her attorney says she's mentally ill and doesn't remember the crash. prosecutors plan to charge chambers with four counts of second-degree murder. they warn the judge another victim of this crash is in very grave condition and a fifth charge may be coming.
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stillwater, oklahoma. an investigation has been launched after a classroom video in south carolina went viral. it shows a school resource officer tryinto remove a student from class by tipping her desk backward till she falls on the floor. the officer then tossing her several feet across the floor and eventually handcuffs her. a sheriff's spokesman on what started it all. >> what we do know from the video is that the student that was disturbing the classroom was asked to lee, refused to leave. >> the officer has been placed on leave. the school board chairman said late last night the amount of force used appears to be unnecessary and excessive. >> wow, that is s hard to watch. the mississippi state flag is no longer flying at ole miss. university of mississippi ordere campus police to remove the flag which contains a controversial confederate battle emblem. university leaders agreed to take it down after the student
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body fact cult and staff voted in favor of removing it. the flag will be preserved in the university archives. a break-through in washington. white house and top lawmakers have reached aid tentative budget deal to head off a government d default next week. the deal could lessen the chances of a government shutdown. it would increase military and domestic spending but cut social security and medicare. a vote in the house could come as early as tomorrow. a heavy rain left over from hurricane patricia is soaking the tennesseealley this morning and moving north. the weather triggered major flash flooding across louisiana. children had to be rescued after their bus got stuck in high water. more than inches of rain came down from new orleans to baton rouge. and the water in some spots around lsu was more than three feet deep. the drechbling storm system is moving, as we mentioned in slow motion towards the northeast. expect downpours across a wide region in the hours ahead. molly cochran has an update.
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morning, molly. >> thanks, kendis and ena. good news for texas on tuesday. going to be seeing dry from dallas into the houston area. just south of dallas accumulating over 20 inches of rain. unfortunately more to come for the later hf of the week. dallas, houston looking at 3 to 4 additional inches possibly across eastern texas going to reinforce thehreat for flooding problems. the southeast going to be a soggy tuesday from atlanta to nashville. expect a few travel delays. kendis and reena, back to you. thanks so much. halloween a huge treat for the american economy. americans are expected to spend nearly $7 billion on candy, costum and decorations this year. that's about $74 per person. down slightly from last year. 6 million americans plan to put on costumes this weekend. profits for retailers, did you buy your costume? >> not yet. but how much did we spent on that sound effect?
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>> that's priceless. >> all right. not a lot. and the halloween season is in full swing in one of our favoririte places. thatat, of coue, is key west, florida. everyone got right into the spirit for the annual zombie bike ride. >> we love key west. some 8500 people took part. the crowd included seniors all the way down to families with children, their dogs all dressed up in their best ghoulish threads. >> nice. jamming out. the ride was part of key west's annual fantasy fes which continues through sunday. >> i wish our show was broadcast live from key west. i think our -- >> i do think we ha to take it on the road once iawhile. one of these days. >> should start with key west. >> yes. coming up, is baseball history in the making at tonight's game 1 of the world series. >> also ahead, it looked like a movie locationut it was a real bank robbery playing out in ont of a los angeles film crew. the incredible scenes right out of hollywood.
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>> and later, halloween costumes that are all the rage for kids and adults this year. it's a scary fashion show. gametime temperature for the world series by the way is going to be671 degrees in kansas city. >> you're into weather maps. >> i like billings. >> "world news now" weather, brought to y by delsum. [coughing] [coughing] [coughing] [coughing] coughing disrupts everyone's life. that's why so many people are turning to delsym for longer lasting cough lief. delsym has an advanced time release formula that helps silence coughs for a full 12 hours. that's three times longer than the leading cough liquid. all night... or all day. >> important message for residents age 50 to 85. write down this number now. right now, people are receiving
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stories, the south china sea. >> quite a dispute there. and that btish airways jet had just landed in johannesburg. take a look at this. when its its left landing gear collapse causing the plane to tilt on to its side. one of the 100 people on board were injured. everyone got off safely. the runway was closed while the plane was removed. >> now to a bank robbery suspect tossing around handfuls of cash on an l.a. street. his refuse to surrender prompting police to take him down. >> the alleged robber claiming to have explosives strapped to his body. abc's s garcia with more. >> reporter: after police were able to talk the suspect out of the bank, it ended a few moments later in dramatic fashion. you can sesee the spect reach into a bag. he'll take out handfuls of cash and throw it into the air. watch as an officer fires a bean
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bag at the suspect who goes down completely. papaul b tolly wasart of a production crew working down the street. he heard and saw the police pullingp in front of the chase bank and saw the susct standing outside. he pulled outis cell phone and shot this video. >> when i saw him reach into his bag i thought for sure something bad was going to happen. i didn't want to see anything too graphic. >> they must think it's all another day in hollywood or something like that, but it was -- it was kind of crazy because we were very separate from them and they were making sure that we will stayed inside. >>eporter: the suspect was taken into custody and transported to a hospital for treatment after being shot with the bean bag round. according to the lapd, the bomb squad went in to make sure the building was safee after the suspect said something after he wa arrested. >> he claimed to have had an explosive in his backpack. after he was taken into custody he said he may have anoth explosive inside. >> reporter: sid garcia reporting for abcnews. >> bean bag bullets.
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that's interesting. i've heard ofubber bullets but bean bag buts. >> i'm surprised they didn't use a taser gun. a good way to endnd that situation that could have been a lot worse. >> coming up, a little costume change into it will be quick. here's a hint, yeeohaw. >> we've got some of the hottest halloween costumes for y and yo little ones. >> there you have it. >> wait till you see what kendis tries on. this is worth waiting through the commercial break. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations. happy birthday! music music thank you dear, very much music you're w welcome music thank you you make me feel so young look who's coming... you make me feel so spring has sprung and every time i see your face
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well, in case you couldn't tell, it's time to celebrate halloween. >> you make a good woody. >> i would. >> if you're a little behind in your planning don't worry, there's time to get your little ghouls and goblins this season in the hottest costume. here to help us lori schacht. looking fantastic. >> i love how you guys lo. this movie is going to be coming out in 2017. what is better tha this holiday when kids get to dress up as fair favoriteharacter from the movie, tv show, even video games. let's start by bringing out some
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these are the costumes that will be so hot this year. come t. look what we have here. >> look at theseuys. >> start with paw an patrol. come a little closer to me, you guys. this is a great little chase costume. comes with the hat. we even have the backpack. turp around so we can see your backpack chase is ready to go on a mission. and chase. and we au love the care bears, right? look at our cheer bear. she's bringing cheer all over. this costume is adorable. it comes with a long dress and the headband and even has the little bear ears. adorable. >> then shop kins is the hottest collectie for girls rigight now. nowhe girls can be one of their favorite characters. this is from series one and it's strawberry kiss and comes with the dress and the headband. >> you girls are adorable. thank you. >> happy to be wearing them. >> so what else do we ha? >> it used to be frosty the
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snowman was my favorite. now it's all about olaf. we love olaf. the costume comeses with the snowman part and the headgear. look how nice and warm and cozy at is. and this november, we are so excited because charlie brown, snoopy and the peanuts gang will be in the movies. here we have our wonderful snoopy. snoopy can be a grown-up or chilild costume. look how great you look. >> thank you. >> be clear, he sffed himself. >> exactly. that is not like. >> television appearance. >> not natural padding. > no, it's not. >> thank you, af. thank you, snoopy. >> bye, guys. that's amazing. > sometimes it's really good to be evil. so for our sky lander fans, this is chaos. come here a little closer. chaos is in every one of the games. he comes with e cape and this cool mask.
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teenage mutant ninja turtles is always a popular costume. this is our deluxe done tell low that comes witith the costume and mask. kids canan be a one of their heroes in the half shell. >> i like the finger holding > we have our weapon here. those are extras and don't come with the costume. >> thank you. >> so we're getting into some super hero stuff. halo is video game. usually pore older boys but younger siblings love to dress up like the master chief who is here to save the world. >> amazed by that video games are becoming halloween characters. >> the best super heroes are i think girls. we have our wonder woman. >> gun show. >> comes with the dress. we have a removable cape and great headband and, of course, we hav batman. next year, we're going to see batman versus superman. look out for that.
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comes with the cape and the headgear. >> the muses are definitely natural. thank you. and finall the big excitement this year. >> my favorite. >> all about "star wars." everyone's going "star wars" crazy. we have our jedi fighter and darth vader. they look awesome, don't they? this i'm ray. this is one of the new characters in "star wars" coming out in december. that's awesome. and if everyone would come out. >> what a group we have. >> they're beautiful. come on, everyone. >> great ideas. >> i want to know how are you guys all up so late at night? to you drink coffee? >> come on over. come over and wave good-bye. >> are you going to do your homework? >> they're waiting forhe candy, right? >> thank you, guys oh so much. we want to also thank our fantastic toy insider mom, laur you always have the best of the best.
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so obviously, we've changed out of our outfits from the village people to our other costume. anchors. >> we probably should throw on a baseball cap bause it's the world series tonight. kansas city royals, new york mets ready to make history. here's a gal who knows a thing or two about sports. karen travs has the preview. >> reporter: two teams desperate for a championship. who end a generation-long drought? it's been 29 years since the new york mets won the world series. 30 years for the kansas city royals. both teams are playing great baseball right now. their playoff runs electrifying. kansas city with the more experienced sququad knownor their defense, aggressive base running and powerful bull pen. we're going to put the ball in play. >> reporter: the royals have the same core roster that nearly won it all last year. >> last year was heart breaking for us. to not only lose in the world series but to lose it at home.
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>> reporter: mets fans still can' believe their team is even in the world series. they're used to being second fiddle in newew york ty. just five pennants to the yankees 40. >> you got believe. >> reporter: but the big ale has fallen in love with this young group off ballplayers rallying behind the team nicknamed the ann amazings. led by mr. october, second baseman daniel murphy whose postseason stat sheet was more like something you would see in a video gagame. sevenn home runs in the playoffs including a long ball in a record six straight games. new york comes in with the better pitching rotation, young, brash and on fire. >> the x factor for us is the ability to come together as a team. >> reporter: and if baseball fans like what they see in the series, they'll be psyched for next year's opening day. the mets and royals will pick up where they leave off. squaring off in kansas city to kick off the 2016 season. karen travers, abc news, washington. >> whoo, big night tonigh
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half hour. this morning on "world news now," dire warnings about diet. >> who is linking processed meats to cancer. and why bacon, sausage and lunch meat could be as dangerous as cigarette smoking. a worldwide respected study and the backlash. >> developing overnight, an officer caught on camera using force to remove a student from a classroom.m. the video that's going viral and what investigators are saying. republican showdown. dispute between donald trump and ben carson beforee tomorrow's debate. controversial comments and new trend in the polls. and later, spying on your baby-sitter.
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and dads say their children's safety comes first. it is tuesday, october 27th. from abc news, this is "worldews now." >> all right. and we do say good morning on this tuesday. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm reena ninan. do you remember that commercial that woman who would say where's the beef. >> yes, yes, she's now no longer with us. of course, we get these geyer warnings coming out this morning about meat, still the centerpiece of most american diets. the world health organization reviewing the data and finds troubling links to colon cancer and possibly other cancers, as well. abc's linsey davis with the details. >> reporter: alarming ne about foods so many of us eat every day. bacon, hot dogs, lunch meat, all now classified in the same category as cigarettes and asbestos. they can cause cancer, accorording to the world health organization, and that's not all.
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the w.h.o. advisory committee also finding that unprocessed red at is probably carcogenic. the report, which was based on an analysis of more than 800 studies, asserts that simply eating 50 grams of processed meat each day can increase the risk of colon cancer by 18%. here's some food for thought. the 50 gramsms cited ithe report is the equivalent of 1.8 ounces of meat. but a typical deli sandwich has more than 4.5 ounces of meat. and this is what 1.8 ounces looks like. according to the report, 34,000 cancerer deaths uld be attributed to diets high in processed meat in 2012. that's out of the 8.2 million deaths caused worldwide by cancer. to put that in perspective, a million of those deaths could be attributed to smoking. the w.h.o. panel did say red meat does have nutritional value. but the meat industry is crying foul. the north american meat institute telling abc news in a statement that classifying red
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hazards defies both common sense and numerous studies showing no correlation between meat and cancer. it's also recommended that you not fry or grill your meat on charcoal which can release carcinogens. linsey davis, abc news, new york. >> the death toll is expected to rise following a powerful earthquake that struck parts of south asia. between 300 and 400 people are confirmed dead so far, most of them in pakistan. and in afghanistan, there were 33 victims including 12 schoolgirls who were trampled trying to leave a sway agbuilding. the 7.5 quake the strongest to hit the region in recent years. this morning, canadian authorities say the investigation into the sinking of a whale watching boat could take several months. a survivor of the incident claims a sudden wave capsized the boat sending everyone on board into the water. at least five people were killed. one remains missing.
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british columbia this morning. >> repeporter: tight, the only part of the 65-foot boat that didn't sink. just the bow, upside down and sticking straight out of the water. >> it was pretty scary, knowing that i have a friend that drives that boat. 27 people bobbing in the 55-degree water for those frigid 30 minutes. the distress call coming and immediately every boat in the area rushed in to help. the company's owner writing o on the website our entire teaeam is art broken over the incident and you're hearts go out to the families. >> five are confirmed dead, all british citizens from 18 to 76 years old. one person remains missing. amazingly, 21 were rescued. four are still being treated at local hospspitals. the rest just lucky to be alive. company officialsay the boat was operating as normal right before the accident. in fact, they say this ship has done the exact same trip twice a day for the last 20 years
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without a problem until now. neal karlinsky, abc news. >> the suspect in that deadly homecoming parade crash appeared before a judge this morning. it's the first time on monday that adacia chambers was ordered held on a million dollar bond facicing four counts of second degree murder. the prosecutor said chambers purposely drove around a barricade and ran a red light before plowing into parade spectators. her father says she suffers from mental illness. >> a school resource officer has been placed on leave after a video shows the officer trying to remove a student from class by tipping her desk backward till she falls on the floor. he tosses the girl several feet across the floor until he eventually handcuffed her. so hard to watch this. the south carolina aclu calls it an aegregrious use off force. could you imagine if that was your child and you saw this video? >> i can just imagine the
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school is promising a full investigation int that. still, we move on now to ththe remnants of hurricane patricia still menacing million of people after unleashing heavy rain and flooding across texas and louisiana. the storms are now moving into a wide area of the southeast with downpours from louisville down to the florida panhandle. here's abc's rob marciano. >> reporter: rain and wind pounding the gulf coast states. 50-mile-per-hour gusts overnight. near baton rouge, that school bus getting stuck on a flooded bridge. the sheriff's department using a safety. soutof new orleans, whole neighborhoods submerged. and south of dallas, more than over the weekend, including this man anand his do floods even derailing the cars on that freight train. in part from the remnants of the most powerful storm ever recorded in the western hemisphere, hurricane patricia, striking mexico with winds gusting over 200 miles an hour. our matt gutman right there. >> those winds so powerful, they pulverized concrete power lines
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one e here. brick walls came tumbling down. anything that wasn't nailed down, sent flying. even boats like that. but the reason so few people were hurt? look around you. for dozens of miles around, forest. >> reporter: the country getting lucky. the compact, fast-moving storm passing over a sparsely populated area. and what's left of patricia coupled with this gulf storm is heading northeast. the next couple days very wet in spots from the mississippi river all the way 0 maine. rob marciano,bc news, atlanta, georgia. >> turning now to politics and donald trump losing more ground in iowa ahead of tomorrow's gop debate. trump blasted pollsters who reported him trailing carson by double digits telling supporters he's still in first place. after refusing to apologize to carson for remarks about his faith, trump is raising eyebrows withis latest comments on religion this time talking about muslim women keeping their faces
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you don't have to put on makeup. wouldn't it be easier, right? >> wow. trump is facin criticism for saying it hasn't been easy for him even though his father gave him his start in e.r.a. with what he calls a small loan of $1 million. >> a s small loan for a startup. >> so walmart the latest big retailer to explore using drones. a spokesman tells abc news walmart may use the dros to fly online orders to customers' doorststeps. or to fly to pick up orders out to the parking lot at their stores. the aircraft may also provide aerial surveillance at distribution centers. am son is also looking into the use of drones as you know. fedex which still delivers the old fashioned way using humans is predicting a record holiday season. it expects ship 317 million packages up 1% from last year.
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not all that surprising considering the popularity of online shopping. and if you're planning ahead, the busiest shipping days will be the mondays after thanksgiving and the first two mondays in december. >> okay. get those packages out. get strongg languag is included in the nfl's appeal of a judge's ruling which cleared tom brady the deflategate scandal. the league says commissioner roger goodell acted within his discretion to suspend brady for four games. nfnfl calls it unfathomable that i an judge would lift that suspension saying its conclusion explicable. argues in the case won't be heard till february which means he can play the entire season. >> monday night football the ravens taking on the cardinals. picking it up in e fourth qule carsonon palmer und john brown with a four-yard touch down pass. baltimore answered with a touchdownf its own.
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arizona almost sealed the dial with an interception in the end zone. the cardinals hold on for a 28-16 win. >> cardinals looking good this year. >> you like your cardinals, don't you? >> yes, they're looking good for arizona. we have more evidence that "star wars" is about to take over the entire world. again, this coming from ukraine into my favorite story of the day. >> so awesome. >> lou could you do this to chewbacca, getetting rou treatment from thehe policen the city of odessa? look at this. poor guy arrested for failing to produce proper i.d. when stopped by the cops. >> oh, that's right. >> this might be the best part. the whole incident started while chewbacca was driving a guy dressed as darth raid da are to vote in a local election. chewy was fined $7.50. >> i'd like to tell the foekts over there, nobody puts chewy in the corner. nobody. >> thank you.
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saying it's scary enough to be working the nightshshift i store. >> oh, wow. good for her for being ready. now to a growing trend among parents checking out what's really going on when one else is taking care of your kids. >> the advent of nanny cams has made it easier for parents to keep an eye on things. here's lara spencer with more. >> reporter: we're out under cover. discreetly following this nanny with a professional so-called nanny spy. but why? caught onnanny cam, shaking a 1-year-old girl. time and time again, we hear and see these real life horror stories of nannies behaving badly. now families are shelling out big bucks on private investigators like tom russin and eddie hamilton from cmp group investigation >> we are getting more calls now than ever before. you he to feel comfortable with this person who is basically joining your family as an outsider. >> that comfort is exactly what
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>> it's very difficult to find somebody you can trust. >> reporter: our own genevieve brown joins her on her search. >> why did you decide to hire someone to follow your baby-sitter? >> i'm a first time mom going back to work. i'm nervous who i'm going to leave them with. >> reporter: we're not showing you their faces. as p.i. eddie goes undercover, he follows and videotapes every move. >> what a are some of the worst things you've seen in your practice? >> we see a lot of nanny distraction where nanny is not paying attention to the children. we've seen nannies leave children in strollers outside of a store. >> i.s are joining what some say is a rise in so-called mommy spies. moms keeping tabs on care attackers posting photos online like upper eastside mamas. >> the mom that takes a picture,
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statations. abc's newest television series "wicked city" takes viewers deep into the darkside of hollywood during one of its most decadent times in the 1980s. >> it mixes the glitter and glam of that era with serial killers terrorizing tinseltown. bran hitt takes us behind the scenes that even gives some of the actors the chills. >> reporter: 1982, hollywood sunset strip. a time of rock 'n' roll, sex and murder. abc's new thriller "wicked city" follows the cat-and-mouse game between a fictional serial killing duo, their victims. and the detectives trying to catch them. >> unsolved murders. >> this is a rabbit hole. just going to go in on a crazy story.
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> star ed west wick said he researched real life killers from that era including ted bundy who confessed to murdering dozens of women. >> i watched a lot of inrviews. you have to fill in the blanks because obviously i'm not a serial kill near are you sure? >> yeah, i'm not. you use your imagination. >> how do you fall in l love with someone who is a serial killer. >> think about what the neighbors always say about serial killers.s. he washe nicest guy. >> hi. >> then there's the wild '80s. a character in and of itself. >> beneath the ambition and beneh all the style was something very dark. >> it definitely gets under your skin andnd creepy. >> it's also a me many of these young actors never experienced in real life. >> it's fun listening to the new music, new for me. >> now they've become fans of the fashion, fun and fear unfolding in this new drama. brandi hitt, abc news, los angeles. >> i can't believe she said it. i love the new music.
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>> so all of that that we see traili there, some of that has alcohol. >> yeah, s they found this comet love joy reeses as much alcohol as at least 500 bottles of wine every second during its peak. somebody barrel that up. >> robert mon dav have i is lookingnto right now. this is my favoritee video of the day. costco is known for its oversized toilet paper. >> we love it for it. >> exactly. but how about this, take thisis, my buddy. this is an oversized stuffed bear that's nearly eight feet at all they're selling. it's 93 inches in size, as well. it's less than $300. it weighs almost 50 pounds though. so it could ht a young child. it has its own twitter, facebooook pages. but right now, it is out of stock. but it does come out officially in november. .
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thinking how do you clean this thing once you've dragged all over the world and you can't stick it in the washing machine. >> it's hard enough to clean the tiny teddy bears your kids have. agine this guy. look how fun that is. >> the dry cleananer wouldn't even take this one. >> he remindse of my buddy and me. >> we're going to move to our nenext story. i want to introduce you to a way to clean up the leaves in your yard. there's this way which most of us know, for $10 you can buy a broom, sweep it up. why buy a broom when you can have your own drone do it all in a matter of seconds. >> whoa. >> t dj phantom three quad copter will put you back $1200. look how fast the leaves disappear pooh look how powerful that is. >> if only they had a drone that does laundry, as well. >> that was brilliant. so we've had pizza rat and milkshake zwirl. now may i introduce you to pigeon bagel.
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>> is that a bagel around its neck? >> it's a bagel. captured in new york and it answers the question who are you wearing? >> nice. >> bagel. it's received alrea some
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>> cream cheese with this morning on "world news now," political showdown. trump versus carson and the rest of the republicansn tomorrow night's debate. donald trump's latest controversial comments and a surprising trend in the polls. deadly floods. the extreme weather system that dumped nearly two feet of rain on texas and louisiana. the human toll and the new storm threatening the flood zone. >> new this half hour, the fireworks explosion lighting up the skies overnight. with blast after blast, the dangerous scene for firefighters and the latest on the injuries. >> and later in the skinny, the
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royals and movie stars at the premier of 007's "spectre." daniel craig is asked again would he return to his role as james bond. his latest answer on this tuesday, october 2h. >> from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning on this incredibly busy tuesday. i'm reena ninan. >> i'm kendis gibson. it is busy for so many different reasons. we have politics, we have weather that we're covering and, of course, covering "spectre," as well which is opening up. >> one of my favorite stories. >> let's begin with that political take-down, donald trump, ben carson making big strides ahead of the third gop date. the third poll in a row is showing trump losing to carson in iowa now by 14 points. but trump isn't buying it. it's your voice, your vote. tom llamas is following the republicans. >> reporter: donald trump telling supporters don't believe the hype or the polls. >> i'm number two in iowa. i said, i don't believe it.
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one's bloomberg, they hate me, the other one is a super liberal newspaper, "the des moines register," which is third rate, totally third rate, not respected in iowa. it's a third rate crummy newspaper. so, i've got these two polls. bloomberg hates me -- don't forget, michael did want to run for president. >> reporter: trump getting new scrutiny, saying he's had to ght his whol life, even though his father was a multimilillionaireho gave him his starart in reaestate. >> it's not been easy for me. it has not been easy for me, and, you know, i started off in brookl. my father gave me a small loan of $1 million. >> reporter: nothing small abo a million bucks, but trump says it isn't very much compared to what he's built. now, with ben carson well ahead in iowa, trump hitting the retired neurosurgeon hard. after saying you can't criticize someone's faith, trump then said this about carson's. >> i'm presbyterian. boy, that's down the middle of the road, folks, in all fairness. i mean, seventh day adventist, i don't know about. i just don't know about.
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apology. >> a couple of months ago, i said something which he took as an attack on his faith, and i apologized for that.t. i hope he will have the same grace. >> reporter: but trump refuses. and w comments on religion getting attention, saying women in muslim countries appreciate their customs and some want to keep their faces covered. >> in fact, it's easy. you don't have to put on makeup. look how beautiful everyone looks. wouldn't it be easy -- right? wouldn't that be easy? i'll tell you, if i was a woman, i don't want to -- i'm ready, darling, let's go. >> reporter: and despite those plo numbers we mentioioned, donald trump is not giving up on iowa. he'll be in the hawkeye state today his last stop before the debate on wednesday. tom llamas, abc news, new york. >> the whiteouse and congressnal leaders appear to have reached a budget deal. details released late last night ahead of a vote e in the hse tomorrow. the e proposedudget would include cuts to social security
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it would also increase the federal borrowing limit in order to avoid a government default next week. an oklahoma judge ordered the suspect in that deadly homecoming crash be held on $1 million bond. it was the first court appearance for adacia chambers who faces four counts of second degree murder. the prosecutor says chambers purposely drove around a barricade before plowing into spectators. he's awaiting results of toxicology tests but chambers' father says she suffers from mental illness. on the west coast of canada, the search continuing for one person still missing following sunday's sinking of a whale watching boat off vancouver island. the five people killed in the incident were all british citizens. a survivor says a sudden wave caused the boat to capsize. the 65-foot craft had operated for 20 years without a single problem. authorities say the complete investigation could take several months, however. those severe drenching storms spraying across the eastern ha of the country. >> louisiana is finally getting
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hurricicane patria. but many people across the state are still assessing widespread damage. we go now to yo c's elizabeth hur in new orleans. good morning, elizabeth. >> reena and kendis, good morning to you. these storms were not only destructive here in texas, here in lououisiana oicials are looking into a weather-related accident that turned deadly. driving in torrential downpours like these turned deadly in kenner, louisiana. police confirming a man lost control of his car during a storm and died streets still swamped monday morning. 20 children needed to be rescued from their flooded school bus. more than eight inches of rain falling from new orleans baton rouge led to power outages for thousands and flooding around louisiana state university. in some spots, the water more than three feet deep turning even lsu football players into good samaritans. >> i didn't exct to see cars underwater over there like they
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situation. everybody just needs to pay more attention to the barricades and signs. >> reporter: meanwhile in texas, residents are still reeling after taking a beating from mother nature over the weekend. >> we heard a crash and i thought somebody came in my front door with a truck. >> reporter: the focus in the lone star state is cleaning up and drying out after record-breaking rainfall from san antoo to dallas. the result more than 75 high water rescueues south dallas alone. here in new orleans, nearly 9 inches of rain fell on sunday alone. turns out that is the wettest october day on record. kendis and reena, back to you. >> our thanks to elizabeth. some of those areas hardest hit. can expect more flooding later on in the week. >> while this nasty storm system makes its way to the north, accuweather's momolly cochn continues our coverage. good morning, molly. > thanks ndis and reena. on tuesday, dallas, houston going to have some sunshine. definitely well deserved across
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the lope star state, but unfortunately, more wet weather to come on friday and into the start of the weekend from dallas to san antonio including the houston area. definitely could spell trouble as we were just hard hit with rain a few days ago. across the deep south, showers will continue for atlanta up towards the raleigh area and this wet weather is going to be traveling into the northeast. tuesday night and into wednesday. coming along with the heavy rain, some gusty winds along the immediate coastline could cause beach erosion and be prepared for some heavy delays along i-95. kendis and reena, back to you. >> our thanks to m molly the at accuweather. an employee of our station in miami wplj came to the rescue of a pilot whose plane just crashed. engineer juan rodriguez was on a news helicopter which happened to fly over the crash site. thchopper landed and rodriguez rushed to the pilot's side arriving even before the ems crew got there. >> at least the guy was alive
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his face was bloody. the arms was bad. >> that pilot being treated at a hospital. two passengers on board the small plane wen't injured. the department of transportation is forbidding airline passengers from packing e-cigarettes in checked bags. they can still bring them on board in carry on bags but can't recharge them while on the plane. the department says the battery operated electroninic smokin vices have sparked at least 26 explosions or fires since 2009. and the rule takes effect in about two weeks. who knew? >> why did it take so long? >> good point. >> good to know. so the world series gets under watonight. you're excited about it. with the royals hosting the mets. you know kansas city was there lastst year. the mets haven't been there in 15 years. >> that's okay. that's one of the reasons why hundreds of mets fans gathered
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for a pep rally in their team's home borough of queens. everyone decked out in blue orange. and some even brought along mets souvenirs they purchased from more than 30 years ago for good luck. not surprisingly, everyone predicted the mets would win the series. >> in kansas city, there's no shortage of world seriesear on offer for fans to buy. sales are said to be swift despite the royals having been in the series last year. as you mentioned on the field the teams held workouts ahead of tonight's game one. both sides are shaking off rust. the royals captured the league pennant last friday. the mets haven't played a game in nearly a week. their series with the cubs ended last wednesday. >> we were thinking of taking sports with reena on the road. you have to wait and see if that happens. >> you mean to the stadium in queens. >> we have to check the budget. >> coming up in "the skinny," why is richard gere hanging out on the streets looking homeless? >> also ahead, those pictures from an animal shelter showing two dogs awaiting adoption hugging each other.
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was limp and injured. this morning, he is recovering in the hospital. >> glad he's okay. i bet his mama wants to know how that happened. >> never letting him climb thahat ee again. also in l.a., the bizarre ending to a bank robbery. the suspect seen throwing money out of a suitcase before being hit with a bean bag by police. since a production crew was working down the street, some peop thought the shooting was part of a tv show or movie. only in l.a. but it was entirely real. >> glad everyone was okay there. >> don't worry. this was not someone getting an early or late start to their fourth of july celebrations. this was the scene in a town in the netherlands. the house loaded with fireworks where it was beingtore the was on fire causing an impromptu display. the house completely destroy and the three people inside were injured. >> well, it wasn't fireworks that blew up one new england home but an apparent mistake in fixing an appliance.
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>> exper say the bigger mistake was trying to do it herself in the first place. ababc's gio nitez has the story. >> reporter: a do-it-yourself job apparently went horribly wrong. >> there was a big explosion. there's a big fire. , my god, there's someone in the house. >> reporter: inside the house, a woman had gone down to the basement to repair her gas hot water heater. investigators say she accidentally removed her gas shutoff valve and gas poured out. something down there ignited the fire. >> she was upstairs in her bedroom when it happened. she ran down and ran out and she was, like, really confused and crazy. >> reporter: but also lucky. >> we all watched the top floor collapse, cave in and collapse down. >> reporter: these images showing the sheer force of gas explosions and how it can happen in an instant. but experts reminding people of the basics. never, ever do it yourself and go to a professional. you may want to even set up a gas alarm to detect leak, but perhaps most importantly, your nose. this kind of gas smells a bit likeke a rotteegg.
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house behind me right now. it is completely leveled. that roof coming down. and right now, fire officials are inveigating what happened here. gio benitez, abc news, taunton, massachusetts. >> sometimes there are gases you can't smell like furnaces, hot water heaters they say never try to do on your own because they can leak carbon monoxide and you can't smell it. >> that woman running out of house barefoot and many of her n neighborss you can tell calling for help. what would you expect? i would come out. you want her to get her shoes to come out? i would not be getting my ni shoes. >> enough time to get the curlers out. >> you get out of the house like that. >> good point. >> all right. coming up, daniel craig getting testy at the "spectre" world premiere. and richard gere responding to a fake story on facebook from someone else's account. "the skinny" is next.
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of the film franchise brought out, of course, danielraig. this is the fourth time he's played the british spy look -- looking dap area >> look at that. he was, of course, joined by the bond women. they call them the bond girls but they look amazing. stunning there. and they werere upstag by the royal arrival of the duke and duchess of cambridge. look at them. oh, my goodness. william and kate turning heads as they always do. they stepped onto the red carpet. >> let's not forget prince harry rocking a regal red beard. >> he would make a great bond. >> he could make a good bond. >> is he auditioning? is that what this is about? >> they were received by craig who then got a little annoyed with a reporter asking a question very much on everyone's mind. >> people still want to know when might you make a decisision. >> you asked me that the other day. >> you had the weekend to think about it. >> i don't know yet. >> good fothe reporter. you had the weekend to think about it. don't dodge my question. he's right. we shouldn't get ahead of oursves.
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we seeee craig i"spectre" stateside on november 7th. >> so we've got to wait a little t. >> look forwarto that though. >> always. >> always i do want to put a plug for my favorite idris elba who i believe should be the next james bond. >> i'm not a big fan of that. i would like to see daniel craig again. but we'll see. i didn't know they were fighting words. >> turning to singing sensation known as the weekend along with elvis and the beatles, he's one of a handful of musicians to hahave two dferent number one songs in row. >> he's living large on the cover of therolling stone" magazine. but all that success isn't keeping him out of trouble. the toronto native whose real name is abel tesfafaye plead no ntest to punching a las vegas police officer in the face outside a nightclub back in january. >> the judge agreed to dismiss the charges as long as he agrees to pay a $1,000 fine, complete 50 hours of community service and attend iulse control counseling. something we were surpriseds to
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learn existed in las vegas. richard gere responding to a fake story published on facebook because well, it's a nice fake story. >> let's explain. it all started with a photo of him dressed as a homeless man on the street. it was during filming for the movie "time out of mind." the pic was posted to facebook with a fictitious caption that went viral and now has caugh gere's attention. >> he borrowed jenna malone's facebook page where he'll be hosting a "q&a" on the issue of homelessness and hopes it will make something good and meaningful happen for our homeless brothers and siz teres. amen to that. >> you can join the conversation at 11:00 a.m. eastern on malone's facebook page. let's recap last night's spooky stars in the ballroom. >> it was halloween night on "dancing with the stars" with the competition narrowing, the contestants really going for it. but the night's biggest moment didn't involve any dance moves but getting into the holiday spirit by spooking guest host leah remini. >> aah!
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>> damn you! >> you kw what? that wasn't the only scare. tamar braxton received the lowest sre of the evening for her fox trot. she gotot a perfe score last week >> that might have been enough to keep her from avoiding elimination but hayes grier got the boot even though he had a really great night.
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away from being put down at the shelter. t the image posted by the humane society then shared by ththe angels among us pet rescue came up with a message saying we've comforted each other while we were here and went on to say we need help. >> within the first hours it went viral. >> the website crashing with good reason. with the original photo, that's the before. then we showed you the after. stilill hugginthis time with one of the volunteers who helped find them a foster home, already >> get it. >> they sent us that first image with their foster mom and the best developnt yet, adopted by two georgia residents, wendy and pam, who wanted to make sure the dogs would stay together forever. wendy had recently lost her two elderly dogs together saying their family now turning their tears into smiles giving those hugging dogs their new home. david muir, abc news, new york. >> i love that story.
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that reminded us ofne of our viewers, maria tweeted us a picture of her four-legged friends a adding on some more legs while modeling this year's halloween costume. it is a great look. i've got admit. we want to say thank you for the well wishes and send you a "world news now" mug as a token of our appreciation and call on the rest of our viewers, as well toend us more glamour shots of your animal companions and our favorites will get the coffee mugs. >> share your pets' names and don't try to bother them too much. like young children, too much costume if they're fussing and don't want to get into it, it's not fun. >> that's what's going to happen. it will turn into a rabid dog. >> why do you look back at brian? >> he's petting his imaginary dog. i hope that's imaginary. >> this show is getting really weird. >> i don't know. >> we've got a lot more news coming up. we hope you'll stick with us.
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>> we'll be right ck. this is abc's "world news now," informing insomniacs for two decades.
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decades. good morning. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm reena ninan. here are some ofof the top headlines we're following this morning on "world news now." authorities in british columbia say t investigation into what caused a whale watching boat to sink off vancouver island could take months. one survivor says a sudden wave caused the boat to capsize. full details coming up. a report from the world health organization warns that processed meat can increase the risk of colon cancer. the strongest link, bacon, hot dogs and lunch meat. the meat industry is firing back saying numerous studies show no correlation. >> an impromptu fireworks
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town last night. they started o off when house they were being stored in caught on fire. and it was destroyed. three pele weree injed in the incident. all set for tonight's game. kansas city was in the fall classic last year. the mets haven't been there in 15 years. those are our top stories this tuesda october 27th. from abc news, this "world news now." >> good morning to you. investigation into that whale watching boat. one of the 27 people who were on board remains missing. > and we've learned more about the five people who lost their lives in the incident. we get details now from abc's brandi hitt. >> reporter: this is the whale watching boat's final moments upside down in the water off vancouver island before sinking. >> it was pretty scary to hear knowing that they were outside
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>> reporter: 27 people were on board the tour boat sunday afternoon when it went under. at least five british nationals are confirmed dead. another 21 people rescued from the 55 degree water and one remains missing. > it appears the incident happened so quickly, the crew didn't have the an opportunity to send out a mayday. >>epter: witnesses describe a mad dash of local boats rushing to the scene including several operatedy native american tribes pulling susurvivors t one by one. >> the paramedics were working with people in the boats. those who were c criticall injured. >> reporter: investigators with canada's transpoportation fety board are now on scene. >> it's much too early to say what the causes and contriributing factors of this accident might be. >> the leviathan 2 departed from tufino on a calm day out scouting for killer hails. because of its large size, passenengers wernot required to wear life jaets on board.
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>> this vessel operated for 20 years with a perfect safety record. >> reporte an underwater recovery team is helping the coast guard with search and rescue efforts. investigators are interviewing the crew, passengers and looking at the maintenance history of that boat. >> brandi hitt reporting from los angeles. thank you. a tanker barge that sank in lake erie 78 years ago appears to be leaking oil. the argo was being towed to a refinery in new jersey when it capsized in a gale in 1937. when crews found the barge two months ago, they noticed tiny beads of oil bubbling up to the surface, then evaporating. next they need to find the source of the leak and try to stop it. the suspect in the deadly hopecoming parade crash also appeared before a judge for the first time. prosecutors say she intentionally drove into the crowd of spectators. her attorney says s she suffs from mental illness and is suicidal. abc's ryan owens reports from stillwater, oklahoma. >> reporter: the driver seen plowing into a homecoming parade
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on this distributing videos being held on a million dollars bond. the judge calling 25-year-old adacia chambers "a direct threat to the community." >> we're going to need a bunch of help. we got a car through a crowd up here. >> reporter: prosecutors are awaititing toxicogy results but believe chambers was high on drugs when she got behind the wheel saturday morning, killing four and injuring a staggering 47 people at oklahoma state university. among the dead, a retired professor and his wife, an mba student and a 2-year-old boy. chambers family is coming to her defense. >> she wouldn't have done this purposely. i just don't believe that in my heart. >> reporter: at her first court appearance, the judge ordered a psychological evaluation. her attorney says she's mentally ill and doesn't remember the crash. precutors plan to charge chambers with four counts of second-degree murder. ey warn the judge another victim of this crash is in very grave condition and a fifth charge may be coming. ryan owens, abc news
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an investigation has been launched after a classroom video in south carolina went viral. it shows a school resource officer trying to remove a student from class by tipping her sk backward till she falls on the floor. the officer then tossing her several feet across the floor and eventually handcuffs her. a sheriff's spokesman on what started it all. >> what we do know from the vio is that the student that was disturbing the classroom was asked to leave, refused to leave. >> the officer has been placed on leave. the school board chairman said late last night the amount of force used appears to be unnecessary and excessive. >> wow, that is so hard to watch. the mississippi state flag is no longer flying at ole miss. the university of mississippi ordered campus police to remove the flag which contains a controversial confederate battle emblem. university leaders agrd to take it down after the student body, faculty and staff, voed in
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favor of removing it. the flag will be preserved in the university archives. breaking overnight, a break-through in washington. white house and top lawmakers have reached a tentative budget deal to head off a government default next week. the deal could lessen the chances of a government shutdown. it would increase military and domestic spending but cut social security and medicare. a vote in the house could come as early as tomorrow. a heavy rain left over from hurricane patricia is soaking the tennsee valley this morning d it is moving north. the stormyeather triggered major flash flooding across louisiana. children had to be rescued after their school bus got stuck in high water. more than inches of rain came down from new orleans to baton rouge. and the water in some spots around lsu was more than three feet deep. the drenching storm system is moving, as we mentioned in slow motion towards the northeast. expect downpours across a wide region in the hours ahead. molly cochran has an update.
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morning, molly. >> thanks, kendis and d reena. good news for texas on tuesday. going to be staying dry fromou dallas into the houston area. just south of dallas accumulating over 20 inches of rain. unfortunately more to come for the later half of the week. here we go again. dallas, houston looking at 3 to 4 additional inches possibly across eastern texas going to reinforce the threat for flooding problems. the southeast going to be a soggy tuesday from atlanta to nashville. expect a few travel delays. kendis and reena, back to you. thanks so much. halloween a huge treat for the american economy. americans are expected to spspend nearly $7 billion on candy, costumes and decorations this year. that's about $74 per person. down slightly from last year. 68 million americans plan to put on costumes this weekend scaling up profits for retailers. did you buy your costume? >> not yet. but how much did we spend on
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that be sound effect? >> that's priceless. >> allll right. not a lot. and the halloween season is in full swing in one of our favorite places. that, of course, is key west, florida. everyone got right into the spirit for the annual zombie bike ride. >> we love key west. organizers say some 858500 peopl took part. the crowd included seniors all the way down to families with children, their dogs all dressed up in their best ghoulish threads. >> nice. jamming out. the ride was part of key west's annual fantasy fest which continues through sunday. >> i wish our show was broadcast live from key west. i think our -- >> i do think we have to take it on t road once in awhile. one of these days. >> shoululd start th key west. >> yes. coming up, it is baseball histstory in t making at tonight's game 1 of the world series. >> also ahead, it looked like a movie location but it was a real bank robbery playing out in front of a los angeles film crew. the incredible scenes right out of hollywood. >> making it rain on the streets there. >> and later, halloween coststumes that are all the rage for kids
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bebetween japan and manyy others there. and ha british airways jet had just landed in johannesburg. take a look at ts. when its left landing gear collapsed causing the plane to tilt on to its side. none of the 100 people on board were injured. everyone got off the plane safely and were taken to the terminal. the runway was closed while the plane was removed. >> now to a bank robbery suspect tossing around handfuls of cash on an l.a. street. his refusal to surrender prompting police to take him down. >> the initial call went out as a bomb threat with the alleged robber clainto have explosivestrapped to his body. kabc's sid garcia with more. >> reporter: after police were able to talk the suspect out o the bank, itnded a few moments later in dramatic fashion. from air 7, you can see the suspect reach into a bag. he'll take out handfuls of cash and throit into the air. watch as an lapd officer fires a bean bag at the suspect who goes down completely.
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>> they locked us down completely. >> reporter: paul bertolli was part of a production crew working down t the stree he heard and saw the police pulling up in front of the chase bank a saw the suspect standing outside. he pulled out his cell phone and shot this video. >> when i saw him reach into his bag i thought for sure something bad was going to happen. so it was pretty -- i didn't want to see anything toooo aphic. >> they must think it's all another day in hollywood or something like that, but it was -- it was kind of crazy because we were very sarate from them and they were making sure that we stayed inside. >> repeporter: t suspect was taken into custody and transported to a hospital for treatment after being shot with the bean bag round. according to the lapd, the bomb squad went in to make sure the building was safe after the suspect said something after he was arrested. >> he claimed to have had an explosive in his backpack. after he was taken into custody he said he may he another explosive inside. >> reporter: sid garcia reporting for abc news.
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bullets. that's interesting. i've heard of rubber bullets but bean bag buts. >> i'm surprised they didn't use a taser gun. a good way to end that situation that could have be a lot worse. >> could have. coming up, we're going to do a little costume change. >> it will be quick and here's a hint. yee-haw. >> we've got some of the hottest halloween costumes for you and your little ones. >> there you have it. >> wait till you see what kendis tries on. this is worth waiting through the commercial break. you'reatching "world news now." "world news now" continues after this froour abc stations. happy birthday! music music thank you dear, very much music you're welcome music thank you you make me feel so young look who's coming... you make me feel so spring has sprung and every time i see your face
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well, in case you couldn't tell, it's time to celebrate halloween. >> you make a good woody. >> i would. >> if you're a little behind in your planning don't worry, there's still time to get your little ghouls and goblins this season in the hottest costume. here to help us lori schacht. lookinfantastic. >> i love how you guys look. this movie is going to be coming out in 2017. what is better than this holiday when kids get to dress up as their favorite ghost or goblin or their favorite character from the movie, tv show, or even video games. let's start by bringing out some of our favorites.
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these are the costumes that will be so hot this year. come on out. look what we have here. >> look at these guys. >> start with paw papatrol. preschool ears love paw patrol. come a little closer to me, you guys. this is a great little chase costum comes with the hat. we even have the backpack. turn aroround so wcan see your backpack. look how cool that is. so chase is ready 0 go on a missio and chase. and we all love the care bears, right? look at our cheer bear. she's bringing cheer all over. this costume is adorable. it comes with a long dress and little bear ears. adorable. >> then shopkins is the hottest collectible for girls right now. now the girls can be one of their favorite characters. this is from series one and it's strawberry kiss and comes with the dress and the headband. it's beautiful, right? >> you girls are adorable. very cute costume. >> happyo be wearing them. >> so what else do we have? >> it used to be froststy the snowman was my favorite.
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but now i have to tell you it's all about olaf. we love olaf. the costume comes with the top, the snowman part and, of course, the headgear. what i love, look how ne and warm and cozy that is so if it' cool out, they don't have to wear a jacket. and this november, we are so excited because charlie brown, snoopy and the peanuts gang will be in the movies. here we have our wonderful snoopy. snoopy can be a grown-up or a child costume. look how great you look. >> thank you. >> be clear, he stuffed himself. >> exactly. that is not like -- >> television appearance. >> not natural padding. > no, it's not. >> thank you, olaf. thank you, snoopy. >> bye, guys. that's amazing. > sometimes it's really good to be evil. so for o our skylaer fans, this is chaos. come over here a little close otheher. aos is in every one of the games. he comes with the cape and this cool mask. this is our villain.
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turtles is always a popular costume. into this is our deluxe donateo so it comes with the costume and the mask. kids can be anone of their heroes in the half shell. >> i like the finger holding. > we have our weapon here. those are extras and don't come with the costume. >> thank you. >> so we're getting into some super hero stuff. halo is a video game. usually for the oer boys but younger siblings love 0 dress up like the maer chief who is here to save the world. >> amazed by that video games are becoming halloween characters. >> the best supeper roesre i think girls. we have our wonder woman. stlook foo -- >> do do you have ticks for that gun show? >> com with the dress. we have a removable cape and great headband and, of course, we have batman. next year, we're going to see batman versus superman. look out for that. this is a great costume. comes with the cape and the headgear.
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>> the muscles are definitely natural. thank you. and finally, the big excitement this year. >> my favorite. >> all aut "star wars." everyone going "star wars" crazy. we have our jedi fighter and our classic favorite villain darth vader. they look awesome, don't they? i'm tually rey. this is one of the new characters in "star wars" coming out in december. that's awesome. and if everyone would come out. >> what a group we have. >> they're beaiful. come on, everyone. >> great ideas. >> i wanant to knohow are you guys all up so late at night? did you drink coffee? >> come on over. come over and wave good-bye. did you guys do yo homework? >> they're waiting for the candy, right? >> thank you, guys, so so much. we want to also thank our fantastic toy insider mom, laurie you always have the best of the best. ri schacht, fantastic models,
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okay. so obvusly, we've changed out of our outfits from the village people to our other costume. anchors. >> we probably should throw on a baseball cap because it's the world series tonight. kansas city royals, new york mets ready to make hisry. here a gal who knows a thing or two about sports. karen travers has the preview. >> repororter: twoeams desperate for a championship. who will end a generation-long drought? it's been 29 years since the new york mets won the world series. 30 years for the kansas city royals. both teams are playing great baseball right now. their playoff runs electrifying. kansas city with the more experienced squaknown for their defense, aggressive base running and powerful bull pen. >> we're on a team that strikes out much. we're going to put the ball in play. >> reporter: the royals have the same core roster that nearly won it all last year. >> last year was heart breaking for us. to not only lose in the world series but to lose it at home. >> reporter: mets fans still can't believe their team ieven in the world series.
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they're used to being second fiddlele in new rk city. just five pennan to the yankees 40. >> you got to believe. you got to believe. >> reporter: but the big apple has fallen in love with this young group of ballplayers rallying behind the team nicknamed the amazin's. the mets are led by there year's mr. october, second baseman daniel murphy whose postseason stat sheet looks more like something you'd see in a video game. seven home runs in the playoffs including a long ball in a record six straight games. new york comes in with the better pitching rotation, young, brash and on fire. >> the x factor for us is the ability to come together as a team. >> reporter: and if baseball fans like what they see in t the series, they'll be psyched for next year's opening day. the mets and royals will pick up where they leave off. squaring off in kansas city to kick off the 2016 season. karen travers, abc news, washington. >> whoo, big night tonight. >> it is. they're both teams you really
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half hour. this morning on "world news now," dire warnings about diet. >> who is linking processed meats to cancer. and why bacon, sausage and lunch meat could be as dangerous as cigarette smoking. a worldwide respected study and the backlash. developing overnight, an officer caught on camera using force to remove a student from a classroom. the e video th's going viral and what investigators are saying. republican showdown. the dispute between donald trump and ben carson before tomorrorow's debate. controversial comments and new trend in the polls. and later, spying on your baby-sitter. it sounds extreme but some moms
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and dads say their children's safety comes first. it is tuesday, october 27th. from abc news, this is "world news now." all right. and we do say good morning on this tuesday. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm reena ninan. do you remember that commercial that wouldsay, "where's the beef?" >> yes, yes, she'sow no longer with us. of course, we get these dire warnings coming out this morning about meat, still the centerpiece of most american diets. the world health organization reviewing the data and finds troubling links to colon cancer and possibly other cancers, as well. abc's linsey davis with the details. >> reporter: alarming news about foods so many of us eat every day. bacon, hot dogs, lunch meat, all now classified in the same category as cigarettes and asbestos. they can cause cancer, according to the world health organization, and that's not all.
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the w.h.o. advisory committee also finding that unprocessed red meat is probably carcinogenic. the report, which was based on an analysis of more than 800 studies, asserts that simply eating 50 grams of processed meat each day can increase the risk of colon cancer by 18%. here's some food for thought. the 50 grams cited in the report is the equivalt of 1.8 ounces of meat. but a typical deli sandwich has more than 4.5 ounces of meat. and this is what 1.8 ounces looks like. according to the report, 34,000 cancer deaths could be attributed to diets high in processemeat in 2012. that's out of the 8.2 million deaths caused rldwide by cancer. to put that in perspective, a million of those deaths could be attributed to smoking. the w.o. panel did say red meat does have nutritional value. but the meat industry is crying foul. the north american meat institute telling abc news in a statement that classifying red
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and processed meat as cancer hazards defies both common sense and numerous studies showing no correlation between meat and cancer. it's also recommended that you not fry or grill your meat on charcoal which can release carcinogens. lins davis, abc news, new york. the death toll is expected to rise following a earthquake that struck parts of south asia. between 300 and 400 people are confirmed dead so far, most of them in pakistan. and in afghanistan, there were 33 victims including 12 schoolgirls who were trampled trying to leave a swaying a building. the 7.5 quake the strongesest toto hit the region in recent years. this morning, canadian authorities say the investigation into the sinking of a whale watching boat could take several months. a survivor of the incident claims a sudden wave capsized the boatat sendingveryone on board into the water. at least five people were killed. one remains missing. abc's neal karlinksky is in
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british columbia this morning. >> reporter: tonight, the only part of the 65-foot "leviathan 2" that didn't sink. just the bow, upside down and sticking straight out of the water. >> it was pretty scary, knowing that i have a friend that drives that boat. 27 people bobbing in the 55-degree water for those frigid 30 minutes. the distress call coming and immediately every boat in the area rushed in to help. the company's owner writing on the website our entire team is heartbroken over the incident and you're hearts go out to the families. >> five are confirmed dead, all british citizens from 18 to 76 years old. one person remains missing. amazingly, 21 were rescued. four are still being treated at local hospitals. the rest just lucky to be alive. company officials say the boat was operating as normal right before the accident. in fact, they say this ship has done thehe exact se trip twice a day for the last 20 years
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without a problem until now. neal karlinsky, abc news. the suspect in that deadly homecoming parade crash appeared before a judge this morning. it's the first time on monday that adacia chambersas ordered ld on a $1 million bond facing four counts of second degree murder. the prosecutor said chambers purposely drove around a barricade and ran a red light before plowing into parade spectators. her father says she suffers from mental illness. a school resource officer in south carolina has been placed on leave after t this video went viral. incredible. it shows the officer trying to remove a student from class by tipping her desk backward until she falls on the floor. the officer then actually tosses the girl several feet across the floor until he eventually handcuffs her. the south carolina aclu calllls it an egregious use off force. could you imagine if that was your child and you saw this video?
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parents are very upset by that. the school is also promising a full investigation into that. still, we move on now to the remnants of hurricane patricia people after unleashing heavy and louisiana. wide area of the southeast with downpours from louisville down to the florida panhandle. here's abc's rob marciano. pounding the gulf coast states. 50-mile-per-hour gusts overnight. near baton rouge, that school bus getting stuck on a flooded bridge. the sheriff's department using a pickup to bring 20 children to safety. south of new orleans, whole neighborhoods submerged. and south of dallas, more than 70 rescues over the weekend, including thiis man anhis dog. floods even derailing g the cars on that freight train. in part from the remnants of the most powerful storm ever recorded in the western hemisphere, hurricane patricia, striking mexico with winds gusting over 200 miles an hour. our matt gutman right there. >> those winds so powerful, they pulverized concrete power lines like this.
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ripped off rooftops like this one here. brick walls came tumbling down. anything that wasn't nailed down, sent flying. even boats like that. but the reason so few people were hurt? look around you. for dozens of miles around, forest. >> reporter: the country is getting lucky. the compact, fast-moving storm passing er a sparsely populated area. and what's left of patricia coupled with this gulf storm is heading northeast. the next couple days very wet in spots from the mississippi river all the way to maine. rob marciano, abc news, atlanta, georgia. turning now to politics and donald trump losing more ground in iowa, ahead of tomorrow's gop debate. trump blasted pollsters who reported him trailing carson by double digits telling suorters he's still in first place. after refusing to apologize to carson for remarks about his faith, trump is raising eyebrows with his latest comments on
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faces covered. >> it's easy. you dot have to put t on makeu wouldn't it be easier, right? >> wow. >> trump is facing criticism for saying it hasn't been easy for him even though his father gave him his start ineal estate with whahat he cal a small loan of $1 million. >> a small loan for a startup. okay. so, walmart has become the latest big retailer to explore using drones. a spokesman tells abc news walmart may use the drones to fly online orders to customers' doorsteps. or to fly to pick up orders out to the parking lot at their stores. the aircraft may also provide aerial surveillance at distribution centers. amazon is also looking into the use of drones as you know. fedex which still delivers the old fashioned way using humans is predicting a record holiday season. the company says it expects to ship 317 million packages, that's upup, by theay, 12% from
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last year. noall that surprising considering the popularity of online shopping. and if you're planning ahead, the busiest shipping days will be the monday after thanksgiving and the first two days in december. >> okay. get those packages out. some strong language is included in the nfl's appeal of a judge's ruling which cleared tom brady in the deflate gate scandal. the league says commissioner roger goodell acted within his discretion to suspend brady for four games. nfl cls it unfathomable that a judge would lift that suspension saying its conclusion explicable. argues in the case won't be heard till february which means he can play the entire season. on the field, "monday night football," the rans taking on the cardinals. picking it up in the fourth when carson palmer found john brown with a four-yard touch down pass. to put it away for the cards. but baltimore ansnswered a
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touchdown of its own. arizona almost sealed the dial with an interception in the end zone. the cardinals hold on for a 26-18 win. >> cardinals looking good this year. >> you like your cardinals, don't you? >> yes, they're looking good for arizona. we have more evidence that "star wars" is about to take over the entire world. again, this coming from ukraine >> my favorite story of the day. >> oh. >> how could you not -- how could you do this chewbacca, getting rough treatment from the police in the city of odessa? look at this. poor guy arrested for failing to produce proper i.d. when stopped by the cops. >> oh, that's right. this might b be the be part. the whole incident started while chewbacca wadriving a guy dressed as darth vader to vote in a local election. chewy was fined $7.50. >> i'd like to tell the folks over there, nobody puts chewy in the corner. nobody. >> thank you. >> what did you say?
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here's a thief that may need a bigger knife. he tried to rip off the down the block convenience store in manchester, new hampshire over the weekend. but the clerk dawn, she pulled her own knife from under the counter. the crook took one look at it, hesitated a ment and then high-tailed out of there. dawn says the crook made her laugh. >> the guy came in running in, and he put his hand on the counter and screamed "give me the money, give me the money," i looked at him. i thought it was quite funny because he had the knife here.
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so i reaped for mine and showed him and he thought for a second and then ran out the door. >> the clerk just wants the suspect captured by police saying it's scary enough to be working the nightshift in a store. >> oh, wow. good for her for being ready. now to a growing trend among parents checking out what's really going on when one else is taking care of your kids. >> the advent of nanny cams has made it eaeasier forarents to keep an eye on things. but it doesn't always show th full picture. here's abc's lara spencer with more. >> reporter: we're out under cover. discreetly following this nanny with a professional so-called nanny spy. but why? >> caught on nanny cam, shaking a 1-year-old girl. >> reporter: time and time again, we hear and see these real life horror stories of nannies behaving badlyly. now families are shelling out big bucks on private investigators like tom ruskin and eddie hamilton from cmp group investigations. >> we are getting more calls now than ever before. you have to feel comfortable with this person who is basicalljoining your family as
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>> reporter: that comfort is exactly what this first time mom is looking for. >> it's very difficult to find somebody you can trust. >> reporter: our own genevieve brown joins her on her search. >> why did you decide to hire someone to follow your baby-sitter? >> i'm a a first te mom going back to work. i'm nervous who i'm going to leave them with. >> reporter: for the privacy and protection of the mom and the caretaker, we're not showing you their faces. as p.i. eddie goeses undercor, he follows and videotapes every move. >> what are some of the worst things you've seen in your practice? >> we see a lot of nanny distraction where nanny is not paying attention to the children. we've seen nannies leave children in strollers outside of a store. >> reporter: p.i.s are joining what some say is a rise in so-called mommy spies. moms keeping tababs on car attackers posting photos online like upper eastside mamas. >> the mom that takes a picture, and posts that, what motivates her to do it? >> she sees a child and sees what is wrong and thinks if this
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was my nanny, i would want to know. >> reporter: so, in t end, what did p.i. eddie find? >> once you left, she began her walk. checked the comforter. compared to what we've seen in the past, how does she rate? >> 10. >> this is somebody i would want to hire. >> somebody you would want to hire >> sometes i always say go with your instinct as parents. >> your gut instinct. when you're interviewing a nanny. >> yeah. >> i don't know about having a private investigators, unless you have the money for it. coming up in the next half hour, the hidden danger in your home. natural gas to blame for a massive explosions rocking neighborhoods across the country and latest incident where officials say the homeowner is to blame. but first, traveling back a few decades to the '80s where big hair and even bigger threat, a serial killer on the loose behind the scenes of "wicked city" just ahead. you're watching "world news now." >> "world news now" continues
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>> and play back. >> reporter: star ed westwick said he researched real life killers from that era, including ted bundy, who confessed to murdering dozens of women. >> i watched a lot of interviews. you have to fill in the blanks because obviously i'm not a serial kill near are you sure? >> yeah, i'm not. you use your imagination. >> how do you fall in love with someone who is a serial killer? >> kind of what the neighbors always say about serial killer, right? he was the nicest guy. >> hi. >> reporter: then there's the wild '80s. a character in and of itself. >> beneath the ambition and beneath all the style was something very dark. >> reporter: is also definitely a time these young actors never experience some real life. >> it's fun listing to the new music, new for me. >> now they've become fans of the fashion, fun and fear unfolding in this new drama. brandi hitt, abc news, los angeles. >> i can't believe she said it.
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has come from the source very complex organic molecules needed for life. >> so all of that that we see trailing there, some of that has alcohol. >> yeah, so they found this comet lovejoy releases as much alcohol as at least 500 bottles of wine every second during its peak. somebody barrel that up. >> robert mon davi is looking into that right now. this is my favorite video of the daday. costco is known for its oversized toilet paper. >> we love it for it. >> exactly. but how about this, take this, my buddy. this is an oversized stuffed bear that's nearly eight feet tall that they're selling. it's 93 inches in size, as well. it's less than $300. it weighs almost 50 pounds though. so it could hurt a young child. it has its own twitter, facebook pages. but right now, it is out of stock. but it does come out officially in november.
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>> the mother within me is thinking how do you clean this thing once you've dragged all over the world and you can't stick it in the washing machine. >> it's hard enough to clean the tiny teddy bears your kids have. imagine this guy. look howun that is. >> the dry cleaner wouldn't even take this one. >> he reminds me of my buddy and me. we're going to move to our next story. i want to introduce you to a way to clean up the leaves in your yard. there's this way which most of us know, for $10 you can buy a broom, sweep it up. why buy a broom when you can have your own drone do it all in a matter of secondnds. >> no, that's just -- whoa. >> the dj phantom three quad copter will put you back $1200. look how fast the leaves disappear. >> look how powerful that is. >> if only they had a drone that does laundry, as well. >> that was brilliant. so we've had pizza rat and milkshake squirrel. now may i introduce you to pigeon bagel.
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>> cream cheese with everyth making news in america this morning, republican showdown. more evidence that ben carson is surging passing donald trump in important polls just one day before the next debate. we're live in washington with the latest. bakiningovernight, budget deal. a milestone agreement between the white hou and congress just announced. has it diverted a looming vernment shutdown? caught on camera. a student flipped off a desk and thrown across the floor. the police officer's auctions being questioned this morning. dangerous display. a house goes up in flames
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fireworks stored inside. and we do say good tuesday morning to yo everybody. we'll get started of course with the race for the white house geing more heated by the day you might say as repepublicans gear up for their next debate. >> donald trump losing ground in iowa now trailing ben carson in the latest polls by double digits and trump making more comments on religion. this time about muslim women. abc's bazi kanani is in washington. morning to you, bazi. >> reporter: good morning, reena. good morning, kendis. the latest ap poll showed donald trump is not faring well with critical hispanic voters but among most republicans he is viewed as their strongest candidate for t general election. just ahead of the third republican debate, donald trump is talking religion. on muslim women and their veils. >> they want to. what the hell are we getting involved for?
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the fact is it's easier. you don't have to put up makeup. wouldn't it be easi, righ >> reporter: trump also refusing to apologize for questioning ben carson's seventh day adventist faith. >> i said exactly i don't know about it so, you know. >> ben carson has -- >> that's not an insult. >> reporter: polls show him surge surging over ben carson. jeb bush is down in the polls and frustrated. >> i got a lot of really cool things that i could do other than sit around being miserable listening to people demonize and me feeng compelled to demonize em. that is a joke. elect trump if you want that. >> reporter: bush met privately with his family and big donors at this hotel strategizing after being forced to cut campaign staff and salaries. on the democratic side hillary clinton is riding aew wave of support following vice president joe biden's decision to stay out
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of the race. bernie sanders now going after her more aggressively but to the ladi of "the view" he saved his attacks for republicans. >> we have a very right wing extremist republican party. >> reporter: the republican candidates will gather in boulder, colorado, f tomorrow night's debate where this time donald t trump wil be joined by ben carson in that center stage position. reena, kendis. >> bazi kanani, thanks so much, bazi. also from washington, overnight developing congressional leaders and the white house have reached a budget deal which would avoid a government default. the agreement would also lower the chances of a government shutdown. it would fund increases for the pentagon and domestic programs while cutting social security as well as medicare. a vote could come as early as tomorrow. heavy rain left over from hurricane patricia is soaking the tennessee valley this morning and moving north. the stormy weather triggered major flash flooding across
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more than 8 inches of rain came wn from new orleans to baton rouge and the water in same spots around lsu was more than three feet deep. here's a look at where the storm is moving now moving into a wide area of the southeast with downpours from louisville to the florida panhandle as it makes its way north. here's more from accuweather's molly cochran. good morning, molly. >>thanks, kendis and reena. good news for dallas houston area on tuesday. going to be staying dry. so any of thosese cleanup efforts still under way, going to be greeted with some sunshine, but unfortunately more wet weather to come for the later half of the week. dallas into the houston area friday into the start of the weekend. we could be looking at three to four additional inches of rainfall, definitely could reinforce the threat for flooding problems. alsoing look att w weather across the deep south on tuesday from atltlanta to raleigh. kendis and reena, back to you. >> molly cochran, thank you. next, the invnvestigati into
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boat off vancouver island, canada. the bow of the boat is still sticking out and search for one person still is missing a local fishermen went toward a flare fired by a a crew member. >> i seen the life raft with some people in there waving their hands and the guy was directing me over there. there's people in the water. there's s people i the water. >> another witness claims a sudden wave was what caused the boat to capsize. the tour company says the boat had operated for 20 years without incident. authorities say their inveigation into what went wrong could take several months. oklahoma judgege ordered the suspect in that deadly homecoming parade crash to be held on $1 million bond. it was the first court appearance for adacia chambers who faces four counts of second
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the prosecutor said chambers purposely drove around a barricade before plowing into spectatotors. her lawyer says she suffers from mental illness and is sue aid. overseas rescue operations under way in south asia after that powerful earthquake we told you about first yesterday. more than 300 are confirmed dead so far with most of the victims in pakistan and afghananistan. but that toll is expected to rise as rescuers reach remote mountainous areas. residents being warned aut the possibility of more strong aftershocks much the magnitude 7.5 quake was the strongest to hit in recent years. the mississippi state flag is no longe at ole miss much the university of mississippi ordered campus police to remove the flag which contains the controversial confederate battle emblem. university leaders agreed to take it down after the student body, faculty and staff ved in favor of removing it. the flag will be blow served in the university archives. we're getting a dire new warning about the dangers of
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this actually happened in the netherlands. a house where loads of fireworks were being stored caught fire causing the explosive impromptu display. the house was destroyed and three people were injured. an important warning for airline passengers. e-cigarettes will soon be banned from all checked bags. travelers s can sti briring them on board in carry-on boards but they cannot recharge them while on the plane much the government says a battery operated electronic smoking device has sparked at least 26 explosions or fires since 2009. the rule takes effect in about two weeks. a new government report being released thihis morninaims to shed new light on the issue of tire safety. the ntsb says 33,000 accidents a year in the u.s. are related to defective tires. many of them are old and many drivers are unaware their tires may have been recalled years earlier as unsafe. the report coming out today looks into the tire recall system and addresses the age of tires. walmart has joined amazon in exploring the use ofrones for
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delivery. walmart may use the drones to fly online orders to customers' doorsteps or to fly pickup orders out to parkrking lotst their store. the aircraft may also provide aerial surveillance at distribution c centers. and fedex, which still delivers the old-fashioned way using humans with legs, is predicting a record holiday season. the company says it expects to ship 317 million packages, up about 12% over last year. the busiest shipping days the monday after thanksgiving and the first two mondays in december. >> so you're telling me to avoid mondays. >> avoid mondays and note, 59 more days left. >> wow. >> till christmas. >> scaring me. >> it's getting here. when we come back, a dramatic end to a bank robbery. the suspect tossing cash in the air before the takedown. and carjacked by a bear?
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highways will be slick at times from the northern rockies down to denvernd a slippery ride t the norththeasts rain moves in tonight. > if you'r flying, airport delays possible in atlanta, chicago, detroit as well as charlotte. there is new reaction overnight to an alarm inging scenene inside high school classroom caught on camera. >> it shows a school resource officer struggling with a student who police say refused to leave class. the officer you see e here tipng her desk backward until she falls on the floor, he then tosses the girl several feet across the floor. overnight a top didistrict official saying the video appears excessive and unnecessary to him. the sheriff now demanding answers. >> we don't want everyone to rush to judgment but we also feel that the video was very, very disturbing. the sheriff was not happy with what he saw. he's very disturbed and wants answers as to what happened and what took place.
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morning's new york "daily news" he was manhandled by the same officer ten years ago and reverend jesse jackson is calling for the officer to be fired and a lawsuit to be filed against the police department. a sheriff's department truck stepped in as a makeshift school bus for some louisiana elementary school students when their real bus got stuck on a flooded road. the bus driver had tried to make it through but the engine stalled out. you can see there so she waded to a nearby home and knocked on the do surprising e woman who lived there. >> i couldn'believe it because no one has ever tried to drive through that water, especially not a school bus with kikids on itit so not as long as i've lived there. >> sheriff's deputies took the children off one by one and put them in the back of a pickup. the incident, another reminder, of course, don't try to drive through a flooded road. an employee of our station in miami, wplg came to the rescue of a pilot whose plane had just crashed. engineerer juan rodriguez was on a news helicopter that happened to fly over the crash site much the chopper landed and
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rodriguez rushed to the pilot's side arriving even before the emergency crews. >> at least the guy was alive and he was in a lot of pain. his face was completely bloody. all the arms was bad. >> the pilot had to be removed from the c cockpit wh the jaws of life. he's the a local hospital. the two passgers on board were able to walk awabut, wow, quick thinking by juan rodriguez. well donone. >> glad at he stopped. all right. in los angeles, the bizarre ending to a bank robbery. the suspect seen tossing cash out of a suitcase before being hit with a bean bag by police. since a production crew was working down the stree,t some people thought this was part of a tv show or a movie. it was the real deal. >> all right. it is l.a. let's talk about sports much right now. the starting pitchers for tonight's game, one of the world serieses are matharvey for the mets and edinson volquez for the royals. >> some highlights from other
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anderson in the beautiful studios here at "sportscenter." >> good-looking people on a good-looking set. >> yeah. >> good-looking end to the nfl schedule on monday night. carsonalmer and the big red going up against the ravens. second quarter. the cards are up 10-7. palmer, boom. loaded up, fires, michael floyd has it. cards up 14-10. fourth quarter, they're up 26-10. they are just cruising along except they get a punt blocked and on first and goal joe flacco throws a touchdown pass, 26-16. two-point conversion. cheese a little more binding. now th got a chance to tie, no, flacco down deep in cards' territory and throws the pick and cards win it 26-18. other our top story, ducks and blackhawks under six to go, jonathan toews, c captain of the blackhawks to patrick of the kane. kane passes to artemi panarin and looks like he gives the blackhawks a 1-0 lead but you
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"the pulse," stories, of course, you'll be talking about today starting with a happy hour that is out of this world. >> that's right. you see it here, the comet lovejoy boozing it up in space leaving behind a big trail of alcohol. scientists say during peak activity, every second lovejoy was releasing as much alcohol as you'd find in 500 bottles of wine. i'd like to know if it's merlot or cab. >> yeah or chardonnay. lovejoy, by the y, which was visible to the naked eye early this year is releasing sugar along with the alcohol adding to the evidence that comets could have been a source of the molecules needed for the emergence of life. >> bottle it up. >> a good happy hour. a couple on their honeymoon in the smoky mountains had quite an unexpected encounter with a bear. that's their chevy impala. the bear seems to be interested in it. they can hardly believe it when he opens the passenger door. >> i love the graphic. >> the cub, by the way, sits behind the wheel for a few moments before the horn sounds and he's scared off. the newlywed husband says
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perhaps the bear was attracted to the symbolic one on the license plate. >> hey, boo-boo, you're smarter than the average bear. yo remember that one. >> you been working on that? >> no, it actually just came to me. more bears. costco known for selling big lots for low prices has a big lot stuffed bear. >> under eight feet tall. so heavy recommended only for children over 3 years old. anyone smaller would probably be crushed, right? >> yeah, i'd think. the practical problems of an eight foot stuffed bear are pretty obvious from this video but it's also clear there would be a lot of bear to love and guaranteed to make your kid the coolest t one on t block. and other adorable cub we followed. chewbaccisn't always so adorable and cuddly. but he has a soft spot in my heart. >> he does, but he can be an outlaw. check out chewbacca getting some rough treatment from the police in ukraine. the wookie was arrested for failing to produce proper i.d. when stopped by the cops. >> this might be the best part. the whole incident started while chewbacca was driving a guy
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dressed as darth vader to vote in a local election. chewy was fined the uivalent of $7.50. what's up with that relationship between darth vader and chewbacca? i wonder if that will be discussed in the next "star wars." >> interesting. more news after ththis. sir, could you step aside? "sir"? come on. you know who i am. progressive insurance? uh, i save people an average of over $5$500 when ey switch? did you pack your own bags? oh! right -- the name your price tool. it shows people policy options to help fit their budget. [ scanner warbling ] crazy that a big shot like me would pack his own bags, right? [ chuckles ] so, do i have the right to remain handsome? [ chuckles ] wait. uh-oh. there are 16 fresh-picked oranges squeezed into each bottle of tropicana pure premium. and absolutely no space for added sugar, water, or preservatives. tropicana. we put the good in morning. if you have moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis like me...
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taking a look at our top stories a u.s. navy destroyer entered the south china sea near a chain of islands china claims are within its territory. china calling the navy action illegal and a threat to its sovereignty. the suspect in that deadly homecoming parade crash willl officially be charged next month. she's accused of plowing into a crowd killing four people. a judge has granted a psychological evaluation. louisiana is starting to dry out today as the remnants of hurricane patricia move into the southeast. the drenching rain triggered widespread flooding that led to dozens of water rescues. the worst of that rain hitting thehe tenssee valley today, also wet from chicago to detroit and in the northern
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northern california overnight. and finally this morning, for us, putting some expertise to extremely good use. that expertise came courtrtesy of the employees at seaworld in san diego. >> they came to the rescue of a humpback whale that was struggling in the water. vanessa van hefty of our station in san diego has the story. >> right there is the last one we saw. >> reporter: these image show a very risky rescue under the surface at 20,000-pound humpback whale in big trouble. >> y could tel that it wass very much in distress. >> reporter: seaworld's keith yip is trained for this. few has his level of expertise through noaa >> reporter: he had line wrapped around its peduncle or forward of the flutes or what someone calls tails. >> reporter: one was attached to the floats. another to a lobster trap. >> you could tell that it was very much in distress and very
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encumbered by this anchor it was pulling along as it s swimming. >> reporter: the first order of busine, attaching this satellite buoy so they could see him. >> it's attached to the whale right here. >> reporter: but this 0-foot whale had other plans. >> so every time the boat approached the whale would tuck and roll and that was the problem. >> reporter: another problem, seaworld's specially designed boat with propellers that protect the lines conked out. thee ast guard's boat sucked up the nylon lines in the motor. what could have beenen catastrororophic ended up freeing the whale. >> and it's a great feeling when everybody works t together and something good is accomplished. we saved a life yesterday and that's important m much that'ss a good day. >> doing some good work out there. >> so good to see them taking care of them. >> hayes got booted off "dancing with the stars" but the good news they'll be on "good morning america" later on today.
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>> look forward to that interview and thas what's making news in america this morning. making news in america this morning,epublican showdown. more evidence that ben carson is surging passing donald trump in important polls just one day before the next debate. we're live in washington with the latest. breaking overnight, budget deal. a milestone agreement between the white house and congress just announced. has it diverted a looming government shutdown? caught on camera. a student flipped o a desk and thrown across the floor. the police officer's auctions being questioned this morning. dangerous display. a house goes up in flames
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