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scam that has crooks triggering accidents on purpose to cash in on insurance money. what you need to know. >> and the blizzard of 2016 seemed to bring everyone out into the snow, including celebrities, how some of them spent their snow day. that's ahead in "the skinny." it is monday, january 25th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." so we're talking about survivors. you survived. >> i did. we lost power saturday morning, tol freak accint. a city bus hit our power lines nearby, like about a block away. so i never thought we would lose power. we've been telling, warning people what to do. >> did you guys just panic and run outside scared? >> i would have, but you know, i'm from florida. that was a worse situation to be outside in the cold. >> absolutely. i have my big measuring tape here. this i about how much new york
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just about 27, less than 27. >> wow. that's very scientific oyou. >> it's almost the sizeef my head. it's a very scientific measure of how much snow we got here in new york city. it was quite measurable. >> there are some hopeful signs this morning. >> things areetting back to normal. >> new yorork and philadelphia lifted their snow emergency. >> washington and baltimore are still restricting t travelh all government offices including dederal and local closed. and schools are closed, as well there. but we have t to mention more than two dozen deaths were blamed on the weather. airlines canceled more than 14,000 flights over the weekend. and the snowfall in new york city missed setting a record just short of 27 inches. . > baltimore had about 30 inches of snow but the official measurement in washington is only 17.8. even though seed like so much more. it probably was. can you believe this, the measuring device at reagan national airport was buried in
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they could have used your tape. >> they could have. >> it will be days before the nation's capitital is dug out. here's rob marciano. >> reporter: the snow's stopped falling, but f millions still reeling from this monstrous blizzard, the battle is not over. firefighters in virginia struggling to dig out hydrants buried under three feet of snow while battling a blaze. up and down the east coast, roofs collapsing under the weight of all that snow. dozens displaced from this apartment complex in virginia. this crch in pennsylvania caving in justours before sunday services. even the redskins' practice dome deflated. the big gout, that is, if you could even get to your car. new yorkers climbing fr or five, six-foot drifts to reach them. the view from above capturing the scope. the nation's capitol shut down. winds gusting to 75 miles per hour at langley air force base. new york city suddenly finding itself in the bull's-eye. >> people have to take very seriously what's going on here.
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to a halt. >> just give us time. everybody stay in their house and we should be able 20 do our job. a new jersey mom and her son tragicically losto carbon monoxide poisoning while warming up in a ruing car. in central park, 26.8 inches of snow, a 24-hour record, and just 0.1 of an inch shy of the all time record set back in 2006. the biggest snow storm o on record in baltimore, 29.2 inches. cracking the top five in d.c. and philly, too. our gloria riviera in reston, virginia. >> the plows have been through this area. but all that snow has to go somewhere, and look at this. it's a snow wall and it's past my waist and it's barricading every car on the block in. >> there are plenty you have cars entombed in snow like this in new york city and a lot of piles like this across manhattan. you get two feet of snow in a tight space like the city and it's hard to work around. mother nature not expected to help much.
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not till tuesday or wednesday. rob rciano, abc news, new york. >> tuesday or wednesday seems far away. the storm buried the inlanand city of charleston west virginia, under 16 inches of snow. plows only got to therimary road. so people spent the weekend shoveling their neighbors. in the mountains, mountains of west virginia, more than twice as much,40.5 inches. at jfk airport here in new york, 30.5 inches, baltimore bwi, 29.2, newark 28.1. the national zoo in washington got 22.4 inches. >> time to go snow boarding in west virginia there. pretty cool. as for new jersey, coastal residents, it wasn't so much about the snow but about flooding. the storm brought extremely high tides and big waves, as well. stores and homes were flooded and the entire ststreets turned in waterways as you saw there with chunks of ice floating in them. most of the water has now receded. now the mud and debris lef
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one shore community fared well throughout. belmar had built a huge wall of sand to keep the ocean where it belonged. >> well, our coverage continues now with abc's ray-ray mundy live outside our studidio i new york. >> ray, what's it look like right now the? >> reporter: well, kendis and reena, believe it or not, 24 hours after this storm hit us, new york being the bull 'eye, it's a nice calm on the streets of new york. but many people across the mid-atlantic are digging out of this epic blizzard of 2016. this was the second snowiest snowstorm here in new york and we were just .1 inch from breaking the all-time record right here in new york. of course, the main concern moving forward is for city officials to get the city back to normal, including makin sure all our subways are back to normal and particularly the commuter railroads in time for the mononday morning rush.
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27 deaths in total as a result of all the states that were affected as a a result of the storm. five of those deaths happening right here in the new york city area and those areeing blamed on inhaling of carbon monoxide and also people shoveling snow here. we do know schools will be open here in new york city on monday. many schools across the northeast are still going to remain closed. of course, travel a really big deal, as well, reena and kendis. >> i know a friend of mine who has been on the phone with united for two hours today trying to get herself and her infant back to new york. what canning people expect at theirports today? >> reporter: that' absolutely riright. airport officials are saying that 14,000 flights were canceled as a result of this blizzard. the goal and focus now is to make sure that all airport operations across the mid-atlantic regions affected by the storm will be up and running by monday morning at the earliest. reena and kendis, back to you.
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airlines. and ray, i guess you were talking really loudly to set off some guy'salarm. ray raynundi, thank you. >> are we finally done with the snow? it appears there won't be a second act for this blizzard. >> theatest from paul williams. paul, good morning. >> thanks, kendis, reena. we have a good news, bad news thing. no more snow in the early part of the week. the leftover snow will make things slick for us. in the northeast the normal amount of seasonable cold in plac a high pressure system swings towards the northeast. because the snow will melt quickly, we're going to having widespread black ice possibly throughout not only new york but the mid-atlantic all the way down towards kentucky. kendis, reena. >> thank you, paul. we're going to move on now to the race for the white house. the iowa caucuses exactly one week from today. on the republican side, there's a new fox news poll that indicates donald trump surging
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front-runner, marco rubio, ben them. in new hampshire had, trump is holding a comfortable lead over cruz. on the democratic side, there was a fired up hillary clinton addressing an enthusiastic crowd of some 900 iowans last night. she took a page from bernie sanders playbook promising her own political movementment. some of that fire probably came from a new endorsement from the boston globe urgg new hampshire readers to support her in the next month' primary. sanders is a frontrunner in new hampshire. isis has released a new video praising the paris terror attacks. it's titled "kill them wherever you find them." itit is almost 18 minutes long and shows the attackers in syria and iraq sometime before the paris assault and includes a threat to attack britain. the president of iran visits italy and france this week in an
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hassan rouhani is going to meet with the pope an the vatican tomorrow. the visit had been scheduled for november but put off after those paris terror attacks. > just about everything closed. what's left to do in a major snowstorm but go sledding. that'sust what a group of nuns did in central park this weekend and with the wind picking up their habits as they sped down the slope, who could have blamed them? we wall call them the flying nuns i guess. >> they were sailing down those hills. >> they seemed to really enjoy it. a little outing. everyone loves a good sleddg in the snow. >> 26 inches, they were having none of it. >> coming up in "the skinny," how the other half survived 9 blizzard of 2016. >> wee mean the 1 percenters. we're going to check out how some of the biggest celebrities let down their hair and took advantage of their big snow day. and slamming the brakes on a crash for cash scheme.
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>> oh, my gosh. that gives me shivers just to watch. look how quickly she goes tumbling down. >> that's a different form of free skiing. > my gosh, unbelievable. the average national gas price is well below $2 a gallon. the lundberg survey saysrices have gone down 14 cents over the past two weeks to $1.91. a gallon. that's actually the lowest in about seven years. and 16 cents less than a year ago. so fuel up. >> yes, time to fuel up. one man has also allegedly been cashing in with his car. but it atlanta been at the gas pump. >> he's accused of being a professional vict, riggering car accidents convincing the other drivers it was their fault. they're waiting for the big insurance checks till someone hit the brakes on his scheme. here's abc's clayton sandell. prosecutors say navid monjazeb made a lucrative habit out of crashing into other drivers, filing fraudulent insurance claims, then collecting thousands of dollars. he allegedly did it nearly two
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scratch. but monjazeb claims his car looked like this. he's now facing charges including insurance fraud and reckless endangerment. one study estimates in 2012 fake or inflated car accident injury claims added up to as much as $7.7 billion. as one of monjazeb's alleged victims found, that cost gets passed on. my rates went up, and i had to pay to fix my own car because i only had liability on it. >> reporter: authorities say the schemes often involve multiple cars and fake witnesses. >> the victim slams into the second car which is filled with three or four passengers, all of whom will claim injuries. >> reporter: some drivers are now turning to dash cameras, popular overseas for catching everything from meteors to plane crashes. this driver in georgia used a dash cam to prove another car ran a red light, hitting him. >> there's no other way to be sure that you can prove in court if you need to tt the accident was not your fault without having some kind of video evidence. >> reporter: manjazeb's lawyers did not return our calls, but
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the brakes on his alleged scam. clayton sandell, abc news, denver. sure he's not the only one doing that out there. >> gh is i believe now in the dashcam videos. put them in your car. when we come back, w we'll check out how some celebrities survived the big snow. >> let's hope they survive of survived. and guess which memember of which boy band is now a daddy. "the skinny" is next. noim "world news now" copies after this from our abc stations. next! you want mus on that or not! come on, come on. i haven't got all day here! it doesn't comwith peppers! theye extra! hurry up.pay the lady! next! the chicken's fresh. i killed it myself. so that's what you want? next! while we're still young! you know youold me you wanted mustard. get outta here! time's up! back of the line! hey. excuse me. what! great sandwich. thanks. you didn't have to be so nice get outta here.
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skinny, so skinny okay. so the "skinny" is going to answer the question, did you know that entries well, they're just like us? >> really? >> there are many that were snow survivalists. >> we couldn't resist seeing how the other half made it through the blizzard. turns out they' not just different from being us mere mort tales. ivanka trump making snow angels on new york's park avenue. >> then there's a actor hugh jackman playing out his inner child with a snowball fight. >> don't forget. >> pretty cool. >> justin theroux showing off just how deep those snow drifts were. oh. all the way in. he gets lost i there. you don't even see him, huh? >> mr. aniston.
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so perhaps the most creative is had i layeria baldwin taking advantage of the travel ban i new york city doing a yoga pose in the middle of the street. >> she loves her yoga poses. >> dope we all. very nice young lady. coming up next, to a bit of comic relief from the campaign trail you might say. >> last week's endorsement of donald trump by sarah palin was a perfect excuse for "snl" to reprise ta fey's now legendary alter ego. >> she's a real pistol. she's crazy, isn't she? [ chirping ] is what the lame seam media is spinning. heads are spinning. theyay trump and his trumpters are right winging the proud clingers of our guns but he can kick isis ass because he commands fire.
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because it was dead, cold broken. >> i felt that it was freezing in here. so i checked the thermostat and saw that it was like 50 degrees in the house. >> reporter: now, normally, bridge jet would turn to her main furna fixer, her husband robert, but he was off serving his country. still, with two kids at home, she reached out to robert anyway, by text. >> he gave me a couple of tips, but ultimately it wasn working. >> reporter: so bridget gagave in and calle this guy, an paul betlyn of betlyn heating and coolingho headed right over, even though -- >> i'm not sposed to be doing work. i justad a knee replacement. >> reporter: and so, paul betlyn goes inside this thing with a screwdriver, while bridget watches, and just chats. >> you know, my husband really would have been able to figure this out but he's getting ready deploy. >> reporter: well, betlyn gets the thing going again. the furnace got its spark, and so did he. in his heart, when hwrote out the bill. >> i couldn't say it becauause i would break up a little.
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so i wrote night call, deployment special. $1. >> reporter: that's right. what would have been a bill for about $150, he wrote down to a buck. and even that, he wouldn't take from bridget. >> thank you, very, very much. >> you're welcome. >> reporter: "it's the kind of thing you just read about, she told us, but never think will happen to you." which is why for this famy of four, one far away, the house and home feel especially warm. and not ju because the furnace is back working. john donvan, abc news, new york. >> i love that story. folks serving our country never get enough of that. >> not at all. you had a similar emergency, didn't you? >> not to that level. i learned some things i have to tell you. one is following your local police department and your power company because they were so great at getting updates up on twitter. my neighbor's getting all this information. where are you getting this from. she was just following twitter the police and power company. also you got to fill your bathtub with water. i told the kids we can't go to
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suddenly everybody needed to potty. not going to make that mistake again. not next time. >> that's a good mental image of what your houousehold looked like this weekend.
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catch on. good morning. i'm reena ninan. >> i'm kendis gibson. here are some of the top headlines we're following this morning on "world news now." it's alall ove for the blizzard of 2016. there's no more snow in the forecast for now. but there's plenty of clean-up ahead. in particular in washington and baltimore. federal offices in d.c. closed today. >> officially, washington got a little more than half as much snow as baltimore because the national weather service snow measuring device at the airport stopped working. it was buried by all the snow, full coverage straight ahead. and american airlines flight
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forced too me an emergency landing in canada overnight after severe turk lens. an airline spokesperson says the injuries are not life-threatening. and it will be denr versus carolina at super bowl 50. the panthers rolled over the arizona cardinals, 49-15 for the nftitle. the broncos held off the new england patriots 20-18. those are some of our top stories on this monday, january 25th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> feel as cold inside as it does outside. >> that's because it's a reflection of your heart. >> i have a cold heart? >> yes. >> oh. >> sorry. >> that is -- started the show on a negative note. >> well, but it is kind of cold in here. i mean, karen is like bundled up back there. >> if you notice in the back, most of the producers have ski jackets. >> exactly.
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we're going t to talk about the blizzard of 2016. it really brought the eastern seaboard to a standstill. residents from virginia to massachusetts cleaning up this morning. the hardest cities appear to be washington and baltimore. >> private vehicle travel is rerestrictednd limited mass transit service. new york and philadelphia doing much better by e way. to recap, all federal offices in washington, d.c. are closed today. schools in the d.c., baltimore and philadelphia areas and many surrounding communities also have a snow day. amtrak is running today but on a modified schedule. and if you're hoping to fly somewhere, call your airline check the flight status. >> it's too early to assess the full economic impact of the storm but estimates put it at $500 million to $850 million in lost productivity. leisure businesses like hotels and restaurants, e even tourist attractions completely lost the weekend. retailers did, too. but may havee me up some of the difference as people prepared for the storm. state and local governments are
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dollars just on the clean-up alone. so there were a number of building collapses caused by the heavy snow and high winds including this, the washington redskins practice f facilityn northern virginia. it deflated. the team says it will reinflate the facility when condition improve. we're going to get more now on the blizzarard o 2016 from u abc's ray raimundi. >> millions of americans digging out from all that snow. a bird' eye view from this drone flying high above baltimore, providing a snapshot of the monstrosity of snowy literally crippled the mid-atlantic and major northeast cities. western pennsylvania feeling the effects of the winter wallop as authorities scrambled to reopen a section of the pennsylvania turnpike near pittsburgh where hundreds of vehicles were left stranded. new jersey also getting slamd. the major issue? flooding. chunks of ice and feet of water lined the streets as many homes
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tragedy also striking after a mom and young son are killed by carbon monoxide. >> and i try, i try, my nephew try, try. and the paramedic try, try. so. >> in maryland, a celebraon after a couple was forced to make a special delivery of this healthy 7-pound baby named hanna inside of their home after they were buried inside. >> happy birthday. >> yeah. >> reporter: and in new york, a ghost town at one of the city's busiest transportation hubs. penn station almost empty. cancellations all over the boards. >> i do not r remembe it ever looking this empty. i just took a picture of it myself because i want to remember how empty it is. >> reporter: so the good news, forecasters are expecting temperatures to rise here throughouthe northeast. but the bad news is, that means all the snow will be melting which can cause flooding and which can cause black rice on the roadways when the temperature drops at night. we do know schools here in new
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open on monday morning but many other schools across the northeast will remain closed. reena, kendis, back to you. >> our thanks to ray there. we'll turn our focus to another story we're following this morning, a developing one from southern california. a manhunt under way afterer three dangerous inmates escaped from jail. the orange county sheriff's department says the three men managed to get tools and cut through steel rs. they then got to the roof and repelled down. the mother of the youngest inmate, jonathan thieu appealed to her son to turn himself in. jonathan i miss you, honey. i want you to -- i want my son back, jonathan, please. >> the sheriff's office says all three men are considered dangerous. the reward for their capture has grown to $50,000. >> a shootut at a mississippi gunshop left the owner and his son dead. the sheriff in pearl river county says the pair got into an
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with two customers who also happened to be father ann. afterwards where are exchanged, shooting broke out. no charges have beeeen filed. >> a planned community meeting over the tandoff in oregon canceled because of safety concerns. an armed group has been occupying a federal wild wife refuge since the start of january. the judge in chaharge of the community meeting said he became aware of plans to protest the memeeting. that might force the closure of the county cannot senior center where it was being held. nt to politics and the race for the white house. one week from today, the first voters weigh in at the iowa caucuses. it's crunch time for the candidates. most of them spending the weekend there. donald trump drawing his usual crds and protesters, too. here's abc's cecilia vega. >> reporter: donald trump kicking off hisunday on the campaign trail, right here in an iowa church. and he ended it with a rally surrounded by 2,000 supporters. >> so, this is crunch time. >> reporter: and one protester. the man in the red turban
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about terrorism. >> bye. >> reporter: security escorting the man out, the crowd went wildld. >> usa! usa! >> reporter: and from trump? >> he wasn't wearing one of those hats, was he? was he wearing one of those? and he neverill. >> reporter: that double-digit lead, largely due to first-time caucus goers, backing the brash billionaire, like the young family i met today. you are going to caucus for donald trump? >> we are, first time. >> reporter: why? >> he is ratable. >> he's not the politician you see every year running. whatever. he wts change. >> something different about him. he's not scripted. >> reporter: his gop rivals, still hoping for a victory of their own. >> voters here take their vote very seriously. >> wow! >> reporter: it was texas senatotor ted cr's younger personality on full display in this new clip posted on youtube. >> what i want to do in life? >> reporter: the lanky teenager, talking about his life goals, ses to know exactly what he wants.
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domination, you know, rule everything. rich, powerful, that sort of stuff. >> reporter: dominating the airwaves. >> i wanted to take a break from my full i time career of writing things on facebook. >> reporter: "snl"'s version of trump and sarah palin,n, played none other than tina f fey. >> right wing bitter clingers of our guns. >> reporter: a lot of laughter last night, but the race is just as heated on the democratic side. it is a battle for turnout at hillary clinton's largest event. 600 people turned up to see her. for bernie sanders, that number morehan 2,000. cecilia vega, abc news, des moines. >> ted cruz in tetexas. that video's great. come on, he was skinny then. >> don't make fun of him. >> if the election wasn't strange enough, michael bloomberg is exploring a third party run. abc news has learned he will
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march 1st if trump or cruz looks to be the republica candidate. and sanders the democrat. there's at least eight 50/50 clans he will jump in. if clinton is on track to win the nomination, the odds he'll run will drop to zero. you can't make fun of people's weight. >> i was just saying he was quite skinny as a young man. >> okay. >> moo a dashcam video went viral for all the right reasons and sparked a stunning second act. bobby white resesponded to a complaint about kids making too much noise. his dash board camera rolling but instead of shutting down the kids' game, yep, he played some hoops with them while also asking hem to consider the neighbors. >> millions saw the video inshrerewding shaquille o'neal helped the officer make good on his promise with backup. that was an impressive pickup game.
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>> that's just wrg. >> typical shaq. >> somebody should f foul him. >> he was totally traveling. typical. and they asked kobe to be part of it but he wants nothing to do with shaq still. >> coming up, a new twist i that oscar outrage. the latest hollywood heavyweight to sound off on the lack of diversity in this year's class of academy award nominees. >> and the growing number of dogs on antidepressants that's fuelling this growing trend of medical intervention for pets. >> first look at the lovely temperatures around the nation. of course, we've got to pay attention to great falls and by that i mean great falls, virginia, which got 27 inches of snow. >>ou faked us out. >> completely. >> announcer: "world news now" weather, brought to you by resolve. (ugh.) does your carpet ever feel rough and dirty?
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a huge hello from this breaching humpback whale. those stunned paddle boarders in hawaii getting the surprise of their lives. a few feet closer and they might not have been left standingn their boards. pretty cool. come on, that had to be kind of scary. >> sometimes scientists believe they're doing there because they've got parasites on their back. they're not showoffs and not photobombing. they could be saying get out of my way. >> impressive. actress kerry washington is going to harvard because a scandal star has b been named thehe hasty pudding woman of the year. the unersity's famous theatrical organization will honor her with a roast and parade through harvard square on thursday. joseph gordon leavitt been honored as the group's man of the year. this is always a fun deal they put on. >> they eventually pick two fantastic actors there. >> she once gave the commencement address at george washington university, and i speaker.
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>> also her alma matter. >> that's right. >> let's move onto the run-up to the oscars. the academy awards with anger intensifying over the lack o of diversity among this year's nominees. >> some of hollywood's biggest names threatening a boycott. it appears the academy is set to make some major changes. here's abc's chris connelly. >> reporte still reeling from the widespread outcry andhe prospect of high profile absences from the oscars after for the second straight year, none of its 20 acting nominations went to a person of color. overoking such performances as i had ris elba in "beasts of no nation." >> what are you doing here? and not giving a best picture nod to straight out ta compton". the academy of motion picture arts and sciences on friday announcing what it called a necessary step to aid diversity, bringing sweeping changes to its membership's vogt eligibility requirements for the award. going forward, members who had
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privileges now getting them for a ten-year stretch renewable for another ten years only if that person has remained activ in motion pictures. the initiative couped with efforts to enhance the diversity of the academy board an outreach to n members aimed at doubling the number of oscar voter who are women and minorits by "20/20." on social media, selma director a va did you ver nay calling at changes one good step on a long journey. the announcement coming in the wa of some saying they would skip the ceremony in response to the nominations. director spike lee awarded an honorary oscar t this year. as well as jada pinkettmith and her husband will smith. who spoke earlier this week to robin. >> we're uncomfortable to stand there and say that this is okay. >> chris connelly, abc news, los angeles. >. >> all rit. coming up, when love isn't quite enough for your pet.
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>> the problem is just like with us, we often turn to the drugs as the first line of treating the problem. that's the miake. >> reporter: researcher and writer loor ra author of "animal madness," says our pets have deeper emotional lives than most of us give them credit for. >> what sort of emotional complexity is there for a dog. we like to think he's wagging his tail because he's happy to see you when you come home but maybe it's because he's hungry. >> we're like ththat, too. are we happy when we sit down in a restaurant because we're with good friends or about to eat? it's safe to say that other animals particularly dogs can be happ and sad and anxious and fearful. >> we're going to present him with a closed fist with a treat snee he is meeting with trainer erica. >> he's like oh that's what you were looking for. >> it gives him that extra help to succeed, according to his owners. >> you still have to do the behavior modificicationnd be extremely diligent and dedicated
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good for theater goers looking to relive the winter of 1823. the rev that. the" took top billing this weekend at the box office taking in $16 million. "star wars" the force awakens after five weeks came in second with just over $14 million. and right along too butted into third place with just $1313 million. >> okay. and if you can tind some good that came out of this weekend's
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a force re-e-creation on the part of mother nature. >> who doesn't remember the excitement of a snow day as a chide hearing that school was canceled. now we all got a taste of that excitement. once again, here's abc's john donvan. >> every now and then nature takes over this way the spaces we consider our own. a soft reminder of how cities clean up nice in a snowfall and belong also to other species who norm mali try to keep out of the way. so in had the nation's seat of political power, they went for a stroll down an empty avenue this was washington wag. people came out too, plunging in, playing when not plowing. ththis set of three kids all dressed up, will the even remember this day? then too there is the silence a big snowfall brings. so with the souound track turned down everything pops in a different way. and the motnless respect shown by a guard at the tomb of the unknown soldier without even a shake of his head sure it's cold outside when the world looks likeke thi but there's something
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something bigger than this can get us all to stop and listen while we wait for the sun. john donvan, abc news, new york. one of those i thinks in the package touched so many of us. 24 hours a day, 365 days out of the year, the third u.s. infantriry regimen's old guard continue guarding the tomb of the unknown soldiers despite even this historic blizzard. kind of forget the duty that they continue to carry. >> they're there 24 hours a day. no doubt. so we survived the blizzard. in our own separate ways. i plann staying indoors the entire time and then saturday at 12:00 came, and you see there's a live picture and the streets are clear. but saturday at 12:00, i ran out of food and alcohol. so i had to make a run for it several blocks in manhattan. >> you do look very sad ere. >> this was a vista down sixth avenue here a shot that i took. >> doesn't look that bad though.
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>> it does. >> you can see the wall on the left side. >> but the good ing. >> that's my little boy. there he is. >> with a perfect form. >> he waited patiently all weekend to be able to do this.
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saturday but sunday it warpe this morning on "world news now", the great big dig. >> the historic snowfall totals throughout much of the east as cities shut down by the blizzard, they start to show signs of lifee a how travel across the country is impacted with well over 10,000 flights cancled. we are live with theery latest. >> one week away to the iowa caucuses andnd the candidates turn up the heat on the campaign trail. huge crowds coming out for sanders and trump. and what the gop front-runner may have said abo a turbin-wearingprotester. >> a cry of innocence everyone
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making a murderer series, speaking out from inside prison claiming that the real murderer may still be on the loose. what the lawyers on both sides of the case have to say about it. and snowed out rather than staying shut in from the storm, yeah, plenty of folks braves an the blizzard and had themselves a ball of a time, including a pair of pandas. see them? they were all snowed in, too. is it better for them? you decide on this monday, january 25th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." so you survived. >> so quote destiny's child, i'm a survivor. yes. and i got to admit that i was a little bit scared at one poioint when i ran out of food and ran out of alcohol. you know, and then ran down the street and there was nothing open. >> i told you, you know, i e-mailed you on friday night saying you should take this seriously.
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happen 24 hours in new york. >> it's always there for you. >> they shut down the cy including transportation including the pizza guy. >> i didn't anticipate that. that was tough. >> this really was the blizzard of 2016. >> it was a already really big deal. gornment offices of course, d many public schools and well in d.c. will still be closed today after this massive snowstorm. up the road in baltimore, a snow ememergency actually still in effect. with only half the streets cleared so far, the clean-up in the region is expected to take days. >> and it will take awhile to get the nation's air travel system back up to speed because so many airlines use east coast airlines as hubs. nearly 1200 are already crossed off for too today. the jersey shore, man it wasn't the snow but also the flooding. we're talking high tides, strong winds. they brought extra water ashore. chunks of ice. you could see them floating down residential streets. some of the residents had to be
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many furnishings complete loss for these folks. >> that's got to make itt even worse when you have the snow pitch mixed with all of the flooding. back in new york city, life is getting back to normal after the second bigst snowfall in history. >> major streets are cleared but all that snow is piled hh making it so difficult to get around. >> yeah, let's get a live update from abc's ray raimundi. good morning. >> reporter: hey, good morning to you, kendis and reena. yeah, listen, the main focus for city officials here is to make sure that all the roadways particularly the streets, transportation,, schools, are all fully opational. just in time for the morning commute which is literally just hours away. millions of americans digging outrom all that snow. a bird's eye view from this drone flying high above baltimore providing a snapshot of t monstrosity of snowy literally crippled the
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western pennsylvania feeling the effects of the winter wallop as authorities scramble to reopen a section of the pennsylvania turnpike near pittsburgh where hundreds of vehicles were left stranded. new jersey also getting slammed. the major issue? flooding. unks of c can ice and feet of water lined the streets. as many homes were submerged underwater. tragedy also striking. after a mom and young son are killed by carbon monoxide. >> and i try, i try, my nephew try, try. and the paramedic try, try. those people work so hard. >> reporter: in maryland a celebration after couple was forced to make a special delivery of this healthy seven-pound baby named hanna inside of their home after they were buried inside. >> happy birthday. >>eah. >> reporter: and in new york, a ghost town as one of the city's busiest transportation h hubs. penn station almost empty. cancellations seen all over the boards.
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looking this empty. i took a picture of it because i want to remember how empty it is. >> reporter: so the good news is, forecaers are expecting warmer temperatures throughout the week here in the northeast particularly here in new york. the bad news, the melting of all the snow that may cause floodin and refreezing temperatures with overnight temperatures dropping. city schools here in new york will be open. as you mentioned before, many schools across the northeast still remain closed. kendis and reena, back to you. >> ray, it looks like the wall between east and west germany there bend you. it's pretty high bank. >> absotely. >> y youknow, we know there's a bit of city to city controversy brewing over the snow total amounts. tell us a little bit about that. >> yeah, absolutely. you know, it was first predicted that washington, d.c. our nation's capital and baltimore was going to be the bull's eye of the storm. but they actually wound up getting a little less snow than we got up here.
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it was the second snowiest snowstorm on record near in the city. we were .1 incnch from breaking the all-time record. it seems like the storm was fit and made for new york city as we got the brunt of this massive and epi blizzard o 2016. >> ray, leave it up to to you to tear down that wall, my frieiend. >> break itdown. >> you got that right, absolutely. >> ray raimundi. with us for the next couple of half hours on blizzard. thank you. well, new york's three parents by the way resumed operations on sunday. >> washington airports hope to do so today. here's david kerley. >> reporter: so much snow to clear. plows and trucks working all day at an empty washington, d.c., airport. no planes, no passengers. a ghost town. >> please maintain control of your personal belongings. >> reporter: some hopeful passengers in new york -- >> i just want to get out of here and go home. >> reporter: -- told they are going nowhere. >> i showed up a at the aiort today thinking that my flight
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closed. >> reporter: already more than 800 flights cancelled for tomorrow. bringing the storm total to about 12,000, as all that snow is moved. and it's not just out on the airfield. a lot is going on behind the scenes, and workers have to bebe le to get to their positions in order for the airport to re-open. the closure of the major airports in the east has a ripple effect across the entire country -- delays and cacancellatis. and even overseas, some international flights can't get in. michael kurth is stranded in brussels. >> in total, it will come out to be about 48 hours or more of travel. >> reporter: amtrak rail, running reduced service during the storm, is coming back. regional and city rail, far from full service at new york's penn station. >> we got stranded and had to stay one more night. >> reporter: but a few flights starting to take off from northern airports. this one at new york's laguardia. david kerley, abc news, washington. >> slowly but sure by getting back to business. let's see what the situation is
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as those of us staying put. >> we get to accuweather's paul williams who has the forecast. morning. >> thanks. listen, i know everybody's skittish about the mere mention of the word snow. we're not expecting anymore snow. but the snow we have will complicate matters because it's melting right now. there's so much of it, and we're expecting a tremendous amount of icing to occur because those puddles are going to freeze overththroughouthe overnight period. tricky driving as a result of that. we're looking for the messiest of weather along the mississippi rafer valley region. cold weather just to the west of the rain and snow and stormmaker. snow up towards the greatat kes. mixture of freezing rain and sleet throughout the ohio valley region showers in the deep south culminating in thunderstorms. >> breaking news overnight, severe turbulence on a flight from miami to milan has forced the plane to divert to canada. the seven people have been hurt
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ong those are three crew members at least four ambulances and a fire truck were dispatched to meet the plane at the airport in st. john in now foundland. american airlines spokesman said none of the injuries were life-threatening. the airline is wking to get the other passengers back on their route to milan. one week from today are the iowa caucuses, the start of the presidential primary season. look a the latest poll showing donald trump now surging ahead of ted cruz there. fans keep flocking to his rallies but so do protesters on sunday. trump was talking about 9/11 and sabernardino when a protester raised a banner that said stop hate as the protester was led out, the crowd chanted usa. then rumph said this. >> he wasn't wearingng o of those hats, was? >> he and he never will. it appeared to reporterses there that trump was referring to both the man's turbin as well as
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wearing one of those trump's make america great hats. either way, , it was tally red nieto meat to this crowd. >> meanwhile, bernie sanders is filling auditoriums in iowa at a packed rally last nights, the senator got hot. took off his jacket and threw it into the crowd. he joked that's all that's coming off. his fans roared. >> good stuff. so the super bowl 50 match-up is set. it will be the carolina panthers versus the denver broncos. cam muton led carolina to a 49-15 drubbing of th arizona cardinals. he threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more. one of those td passes was for 85 yards. yes, meanwhile the carolina defense smothered the cardinals offense. by halftime the panthers led 24-7. this will be the team's second visit to the super bowl. and the afc championship game
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quarterbacks. but it will be peyeyton manng who squares off against cam newton. the broncos defeated tomom brady and the patriots 20-18. brady's two-point conversion attempt was intercepted in the final minute of the game. earlier with a clans to tie the game, gostkowski missed the extra point. thee first te had he missed a conversion aft 523 attempts. >> oh. you know who else stole the show? peyton manning's son. absolutely adorable 4-year-old marshall joined him at the press conference there afterwarards. isn't thatincredible? >> totally riley curry moment. >> dide speak or. >> he just kind of lingered around. there. >> that's cool. dad's hid together super bowl young man. >> coming up "the mix," the big blizza and lighter moments
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>> but first, some new images of the earthquaking that shook alaskaing this weekend. buildings swaying back and forth. shocking residents as the ground rimabled beneath them. >> first steven avery's letter from inside. the strange warning the makg a murderer subject sent our abc station. >> and remembmber, youan weigh in on our facebook page, nn fans.com and twitter @abcwnn. you're watching abc "world news now."t. i'm gonna take mucinex sinus-max. too late, we're abouto take off. these dissolve fast. they're new liid gels. and you're coming with me... wait, what?! you realize i have gold status? do i still get the miles? new mucinex sinus-max liquid gels. dissolves fast to unleashsh max strgth medicine. start the relief. ditch the misery. let's end this.
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a corner of alaska is cleaning up from a powerful earthquake. some shaking caught on camera. the 7.1 quake struck early sunday morning centered 160 miles southwest of anchorage. it's the large earth ghak decades to hit the region and triggered a gas leak causing four homes to catch fire. no one was hurt. 30 homes in ken nay why evacuated as a precaution. >> a m manhunt under way for three dangerous inmates who managed to escape a maximum security jail. they cut through half inch steel bars and rappelled down the roof of a makeshift rope at the jail in santa ana. among t escapees a suspected gang member being held on murder charges. reward for capture has grown to $50,000. >> the true life television drama of another murderer sparking quite a bit of controversy.
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documentary making a murderer" the man at the skew of the case is speaking out. dan harris 0 traveled to wisconsin to look into his case. >> reporter: in a new letter to our abc station in milwaukee it, steven avery, the convicted quill killer at the heart of the new netflix documentary series "making a murderer"" writes the realal killer is still out there. who is he stalking now? much of the letter is a response to anntererviewis ex-girlfriend gave to hln in which she turns on the man she once defended. >> what do you want peoe to know? >> the truth. >> which is? >> what a monster he is and he's not innocent. >> reporter: we the jury fd the defendant guilty. >> avery was convicted in 2007 of killing 25-year-old teresa haulbeck. the documentary raises questions whether he may have been framed by local law enforcement officials who he was suing at
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him in prison for 18 years for a rape he didn't commit. he was later exonerated by dna evidenence. >> we're at the family salvage yard. >> i recently went to wisconsin to invesgate the case. i met t former prosecutor who sent is avery to prison. ken whoays he's being bombarded by online threats. >> just examples upon examples of what i would refer to as cyberbullying. >> reporter: i also met avery's former defense attorney dean strange whose emotional and eloquent defense of avery madade him a digital age folk hero. >> all these years later, do you still believe members of the department framed stephen avery? >> i'm still left with real reasons to suspect that. >>. >> rorter: one of the local sheriff's deputies who strange accuses of possibly planting evidence, lieutenant andrew cobourne, recently spoke out for the first te since the documentary.
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against myself and our agency are totally false. be careful what you wish for. if stephen avery is ever freed, he may just become your neighbor." dan harris, abc news, new york. that's scary stuf >> quite a mystery. >> coming up, thousands of people found themselves stranded in cars during the weekend's blizzard. what you need to know to survive the next time you head out into the cold. you're watching "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations. i believe, i believe believe we're still worth the fight you'll see there's hope for this world tonight i believeve, i belve ah
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there's a very real danger that whiteout conditions can strike without warning. >> if you're on the road you needed to be prepared. rob marciano explains. >> itt can happen in an instant. you're driving in an unfamiliar area and suddenly you're lost or worse, stranded in the snow. it happened to four men in oregon. their gps sending them the wrong way.
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were going to be there. >> the men hunkeriring down for 18 hours till help finally arrived. what happens if you do get stranded? what do you need to do to survive? >> above all, do not leave your vehicle. >> bruce gordon is an expert with the minnesota department of public safety taking me through his survival tips. >> so we're stranded now in the middle of nowhere. temperatures in the teens. what should i do? >> stay cool and stay warm at the same time. >> telling me to keep calm and bundle up. then. >> make your car visible. tie a rag or some brightly colored ribbon speople can find you. run your vehicle about ten minutes f every hour. have the heat running during that time and charge your cell phone and probably the most important thing is, stay with your vehicle. don't leave this car. but i had to ask, my instinct to survive is to leave the vehicle and go find help. how do you keep from doing that? >> fight the instinct. keep your ts about you and stay with this vehicle because it's your best shelter. >> don't forget to pack this.
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>> some great form i have to say. gave them a five. quite a few swimmers there. >> impressive. get back in there. >> very nice. this is our blizzard edition of the mix".. you know, there were some beautiful video over the weekend where we saw tian-tian from the national zoo just rolling around in the snow. whenever we see the pandas in a zoo,o, it's just beautiful. just awesome. well, yeah, then there's this guy who is also in maryland. and. >> that's not a real panda. >> it's a true panda. nice panda fo. he decided he wod get dressed up in his panda suit and challenge tian-tian to his own like snow battle there. >> let me guess, more people watched this than tian-tian. >> yes. you know weddings still continue on in the middle of a blizzard. you think about the people who
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including this young couple that just got engaged. they told their engement photographer we're going to take our photos anyway in the middle of a blizzard in baltimore. this couple, they're from ltimore and they took these photos in fort meade, maryland. >> very, very cool. >> an plid all the snow and wind. >> a lot of times you'll have people who say we want the most ideal conditions for our engagement photos but they decided they'll go out and they weren't wearing a whole lot. i got to admit. >> they looked kind of cozy bundled up. >> love warms. >> you love warms you. there you go. >> love conquers can all. >> yeah. okay, so this is from washington, d.c. take a look. police car right there in the u street neighborhood and take a listen. do you recognize this. >>. do you want to buildld a snowman >>, or course. >> do you like it? >> i love it.
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trtrack for "frozen." do you want to build a snowman. >> altlthough his partner did not look too pleased this has been on rotation. >> it's being played over and over and over again. it kind of summed up d.c. on friday.
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>> that's the news for this half this morning on "world news now," the toll of the storm. the deadly blizzard hitting the east from all sides, trapping resident stranding drivers and even flooding out t areas alg the coast. we're going to have the latest forecast straight ahead. >> one week from thehe iowa caucuses. the latest poll has donald trump surging ahead o of ted cruz while hillary clinton promises her own political movement and tina fey? she replies as her alter ego sarah palin on "saturday night live." >> n this half hour. crash for cash. the growing insurance fraud scam that has crooks triggering
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on iurance money. what you need to know. >> and the blizzard of 2016 seemed to bring everyone out into the snow, including celebrities, how some of them spent their snow day. that's ahead in "the skinny." it is monday, january 25th. >> announcer: fr abc news, this is "world news now." so we're talking about survivors. you survived. >> i did. we lost power saturday morning, total freak accident. a city bus hit our power lines nearby, like about a block away. so i never thought we would lose power. we've been telling, warning people what to do. >> yeah, exactly.y. you don't think that you would -- >> did you guys just panic and run outside e scared? >> i would have, but you know, i'm from florida. that was a worse situation to be outside in the cold. >> absolutely. i have my big measuring tape here. this is about how much new york city got. just about 27, less than 27.
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that's very ientific of you. >> that's a lot. it's almost the size of my head. it's a very scientific measure of how mh snow we got here in new york city. it was quite measurable. >> there are some hopeful signs this morning. >> things are getting back to normal >> new york and philadelphia lifted their snow emergency. but there's still plenty of clean-up under way. >> so washingtonnd baltimore are still stricting travel with all government offices including federal and local closed. and schools are closed, as well there. but we have to mention more than two dozen deaths were blamed on the weather. airlinesanceled more than 14,000 flights over the weekend. and the snowfall in new york city missed setting a record as we mentioned just short of 27 inches. baltimore had about 30 inches of snow but the official meurement in washington is only 17.8. even though it seemed like so much more. and it probably was. can you believe this, the measuring device at reagan
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the snow and stopped working. kendis, they could have used your tape. >> they could have. >> it will be days before the nation's capital is dug out. with more, here's abc's rob marciano. >> reporter: the snow's stopped falling, but for millions still reeling from this monstrous blizzard, the battle is not over. firefighters in virginia struggling to dig out hydrants buried under three feet of snow while battling a b blaze. up and down the east coast, roofs collapsing under the weight of all that snow. dodozens disaced from this apartment complex in virginia. this church in pennsylvani caving in just hours before sunday services. even the redskins' practice dome deflated. the big digout, that is, if you could even get to your car. new yorkers climbing four or five, six-foot drifts to reach them. the view from above capturing the scope. the nation's capitol shut down. winds gusting to 75 miles per hour at langley air force base. new york city suddenly finding itself in the bull's-eye. >> people have to take very seriously whwhat's goi on here. >> reporter: the city grinding to a halt.
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everybody stay in their house and we should be able to do our job. a new jersey mom and her son tragically lost to carbon noxide poisoning while warming up in a running car. in central park, 26.8 inches of snow, a 24-hour record, and just 0.1 of an inch shy of the all time record set back in 2006. the biggest snow storm on record in baltimore, 29.2nches. cracking the top five in d.c. and philly, too. our glia riviera in reston, virginia. >> reporter: the plows have been through this area. but all that snow has to go somewhere, and look at this. it's a snow wall and it's past my waist and it's barricading every car on the block in. >> . >> reporter: there are plenty of cars entombed in snow like this in newew york ci and a lot of piles like this across manhattan. you get two feet of snow in a titight spaclike the city and it's hard to get rid of and to work around. mother nature not expected to help much. we'll see a bit of a warmup but not till tuesday or wednesday. rob marciano, abc news, new
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>> tuesday or wednesday seems so far away. the storm buried the inland city of charleston, w west virgia, under 16.9 inches of snow. plows only got to the primary roads. so people spent the weekend shoveling their neighbors. in the mountains, mountains of west virginia, more than twice as much, 4 40.5 inch. at jfk airport here in new york,k, 30.5 inches, baltimore bwi, 29.2, newark 28.1. don't forget the national zool in washington they got 22.4 inch. >> time to go snow boarding in west virginia there. prettyty cool. as for new jersey, coastal residents, it wasn't so much about the snow but about flooding. the storm brought extremely high tides and big waves, as well. stores and homes were flooded and the entire streets turned into waterways as you saw there with chunks of ice floating in them. most of the water has now receded. now the mud and debris left behind.
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throughout. belmarad built a huge wall of sand to keep the ocean where it belonged. >> well, our coverage coinues now with abc's ray raimundi live outside our studio in new york. >> ray, what's it look like right now? >> reporter: well, kendis and reena, believe it or not, 24 hours after this storm hit us, new york being the bull's eye as both of you two mementioned, it's a niccalm here outside on the streets of new york. but many people across the mid-atlantic are digging out of this epic blizzard of 2016. this was the second snowiest snowstorm here in new york and we were just .1 inch from breaking the all-time record right here in new york. of course, the main concern moving forward is for city officials to get the city back to normal, and that's including making se all our subways are back to normal and particularly the commuter railroads in time for the monday morning rush. of course, this storm also came
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27 deaths in total as a result of all the states that were affected as a result of the storm. five of those deaths happening right here in the new york city area and those are being blamed on inhaling of carbon monoxide and also people shoveling snow here. we do know schools will be open here in new york citon monday. many schools across the northeast are still going to remain closed. of course, travel a really big deal, as well, reena and kendis. >> speaking of travel, ray, i know a friend of mine who has been o on the phone within united today for two hours trying to get herself and her infant back to new york. >> what can people expect at the airports today? >> reporter: that's absolutely right. airport officials are saying that 14,000 flights were canceled as a result of this blizzard. the goal and focus now is to make sure that all airport operations across the mid-atlantic regions affected by the storm will be up and running by monday morning at the earliest. reena and kendis, back to you. >> quite a big effort for the airlines. and ray, i guess you were
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some guy's alarm. ray raimundi, thank you. >> reporter: that's correct. well, are we finally done wi the snow? it appears there won't be a second act for this blizzard. >> the latest from paul williams. paul, good morning. >> thanks, kendis, reena. well, we have a good news, bad news thing. the good news, no more snow in the early part of the week. the bad news, the leftover snow will make things a little slick for us. in the northeast the normal amount of seasonable cold in place. a high pressure system swings towards the northeast. here's the changeover. because the snow will melt quickly, we're going to having widespread black ice possibly throughout not only new york but throughout the mid atlantic all the way down towards kentucky. kendis, reena. >> thank you, paul. we're going to move on now to the race for the white house. the iowa caucuses exactly one week from today. on the republican side, there's a new fox news poll that indicates donald trump surging past ted cruz and now the front-runner, marco rubio, ben
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them. in new hampshire, trump is holding a comfortable lead over krusz with rubio, kasich a and bush filling out the top five there. on the democratic side, there was a fired up hillary clinton addressing an enthusiastic crowd of some 900 iowans last night. she took a page from bernie sanders playbook promising her own political movement. some of that fire probably came from a new endorsement from m the boston globe urging new hampshire readers to support her in the next month's primary. sanders is a frontrunner in new hampshire. isis has released a new video onlnline praising an the november paris attacks. much of the video so graphic we can't even show you. it's titled "kill them wherever you find them." it is almost 18 minutes long and shows the attackers in syria and iraq sometime before the paris assault and includes a threat to attack britain. the president of iran visits italy and france this week in an
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hassan rouhani arrives in rome today. he's going to meet with the pope at the vatican tomorrow. the visit had been scheduled for november but put off after those paris terror attacks. just about everything closed. what's left to do in a major snowstorm but go sledding. that's just what a group of nuns did in central park this weeke and with the wind picking up their habits as they sped down thslope, who could have blamed them? we call them the flying nuns i guess. >> they were sailing down those hills. >> they seemed to really enjoy it. >> good for them. >> yh, a little outing. everyone loves a good sledding in the snow. >> 26 inches, they were having none of it. >> coming up in "the skinny," how the other half survived the blizzard of 2016. >> by other half, we mean the 1 percenters. we're going to check out how some of the biggest celebrities let down their hair and took advantage of their big snow day. and slamming the brakes on a crash for cash scheme. how one man managed to scam
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okay. you heard her. >> oh, my gosh. that gives me shivers just to watch. look how quickly she goes tumbling down. >> that's a different form of ee skiing. > my gosh, unbelievable. well on to gas. the average national gas price is now well below $2 a gallon. the lundberg survey says prices have gone down 14 cents over the past two weeks to $1.91 a gallon. that's actually the lowest in about seven years. and 16 cents less than a year ago. so fuel up. >> yes, time to fuel up. one man has also allegedly been cashing in with his car. but it hasn't been at the gas pump. >> he's accused of being a professional victim, triggering car accidents coincing the other drivers it was their fault. they're waiting for the big insurance checks till someone hit the brakes on his scheme. here's abc's clayton sandell. >> reporter: prosecutors say navid monjazeb made a lucrative habit out of crashing into other drivers, filing fraudulent insurance claims, then collectingng thousan of dollars. he allegedly did it nearly two dozen times.
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scratch. but monjazeb claims his car looked like this. he's now facing charges including insurance fraud and reckless endangerment. one study estimates in 2012 fake or inflated car accident injury claimsdded up to as much as $7.7 billion. as one of monjazeb's alleged victims found, that cost gets passed on. >> my rates went up, and i had to pay to fix my own carecause i only had liability on it. >> reporter: authorities say the schemes often involve multiple cars and fakake witness. >> the victim slams into the second car which is filled with three or four passengers, all of whom will claim injuries. >> rorter: some drivers are now turning to dash cameras, popular overseas for catching everything from meteors to plane crashes. this driver in georgia used a dash cam to prove another car ran a red light, hitting him. >> therere's no otr way to be sure that you can prove in court if you need to that the accident was not your fault without having some kind of video evidence. >> reporter: manjazeb's lawyers
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authorities say they've now put the brakes on his alleged scam clayton sandell, abc news, denver. sure he's not the only one doing that out there. >> gosh, i believe now in the dashcam videos. put them in your car. when we come back, we'll check out how some celebrities survived the big snow. >> let's hope they survived. and guess which member of which boy band is now a daddy. "the skinny" is next. >> announcer: "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations. noim "world news now" copies after this from our abc stations. next! you want mus that or not! come on, come on. i haven't got all day here! it doesn't come with peppers! they're extra! hurrup.pay the lady! next! the chicken's fresh. i killed it mymyself. so that's what you want? next! while we're still young! you know you told me you wanted mustard. get outta here! time's up! back of the line! hey. excuse me. what! great sandwich. thanks. you didn't have to be so nice get outta here.
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skinny, so skinny okayay. so the "skinny" is going to answer the question, did you know that celebrities, well, they're just like us? >> really? >> there are many that were snow survalists. >> we just couldn't resist checking how the other half made it through the blizzard. turns out they're not just different from being us mere mortals. ivanka trump making snow angels on new york's park avenue. >> t then thers actor hugh jackman playing out his inner chd with a snowball fight. >> don forget. >> pretty cool. >> it is pretty cool. juin theroux showing off just how deep those snow drifts were. oh. sinks all the way in. he gets lost in there. you don't even see him, huh? >> mr. aniston. not t bad. so perhaps the most creative is
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of the travel ban in new york city doing a yoga pose in the middle of the street. >> she loves her yoga poses. >> don't't we all. very nice young lady. coming up next, to a bit of comic relief from the campaign trail you mit say. >> last week's endorsement of donald trump by sarah palin was a perfect excuse for "snl" to reprise tina fey's now legendary alter ego. >> she's a real pistol. she's crazy, isn't she? [ chirping ] is what the lame stream media is spinning. heads are spinning. theyay trump and his trumpeters are right winging the bitter clinging proud clingers of our guns but he can kick isis ass because he commands fire. he commmmands >> i hope nobody's allergic to nuts because we got a big one
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because it was dead, cold broken. >> i felt that iwas freezing in here. so i checked the thermostat and saw that it was only like 50 degrs in the house. >> reporter: now, normally, she woululd turn ther main furnace fixer, her husband robert, but he was offff serving his country. still, with two kids at home, she reached out to robert anyway, by text. >> he gave me a couple of tips, but ultitely it wasn't working. >> reporter: so bridget gave in and called this guy, paul betlyn of betlyn heating and cooling who headed right over, even though -- >> i'm not supposed to be doing work. i just had a knee replacement. >> reporter: and so, paul betlyn goes inside this thing with a screwdriver, while bridget tches, and just chats. >> you know, my husband really would have probably been able to fire this out, but he's getting ready 0 dedeploy. >> reporter: well, betlyn gets the thing gog again. the furnace got its spark, and so did he. in his heart, when he wrote out the bill. >> i couldn't say it because i would break up a little. it was a little emotional. so i wrote night call,
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>> reporter: that's right. what would have be a bill for about $150, , he wroteown to a one buck. and even that, he would not take from bridget. >> thank you, very, very much. >> you're welcome. >> reporter: "it'she kind of thing you just read about, she told us, but never think will happen to you." which is why for this family of four, one far away, the house and home feel especially warm. and not just because the furnace is back working. john donvan, abc news,s, new yor >> i love that story. folks serving our country never get enough of that. >> not at all. you had a similar emergency, didn't you? >> not to that level. our power did go out. i learned some things i have to tell you. one is following your local police deptment and your power company because they were so great at getting updates up on twitter. my neighbor's getting all this information. where are you getting this from. turns out, she wasust following t twitter, e police and the power compy. also you got to fill your bathtuwith water. i told the kids we can't go to the bathroom. suddenly everybody needed to
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again. not going to do that next time. >> that's a good mental image of what your household looked like this weekend. this twitter thing, it might
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catch on. >> i'm kendis gibson. here are some of the top headlines we're following this morning on "world news now." it's a over for the blizzard of 2016. there's no more snow in the forecast for now. but there's plenty of clean-up ahead. in particular in washington and baltimore. fedederal offis in d.c. closed today. >> officially, washington got a little more than half as much snow as baltimore because the national weather service snow measuring device at the airport stopped working. it was buried by all the snow, full coverage straight ahead. >> an american airnes flight fr miami to milan, italy
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landing in canada overnight aftesevere turbulence. seven people taken to the hospital. but an airline spokesperson says the injuries are not life-threatening. and it will be denver versus carolina at super bowl 50. the panthers rolled over the arizona cardinals, 49-15 for the nfc title. the broncos held o off the n england patriots 20-18. those are some of our top stories on this monday, jajanuary 25th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> feel as cold inside as it does outside. >> that's because it's a reflection of your heart. >> i have a cold heart? >> yes. >> oh. >> sorry. >> that is -- started the show on a negative note. >> well, but it is kind of cold in here. i mean, karen is like bundled up back there. >> karen's always bundled. if you notice in the back, most of the producers have ski jackets.
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and gloves. >> there you go. we're going to talk about the blizzard of 2016. it really brought the eastern seaboard to a standsti. residents from virginia to massachusetts cleaning up this morning. the hardest cities appear to be washington and baltimore. >> private vehicle travel is restricted and there is limited mass transit service. new york and philadelphia doing much better by the way. to recap, all federal offices in washington, d.c. are closed today. schools in the d.c., baltimore and philadelphia areas and many surrounding communities also have a snow day. amtrak is running today but on a modified schedule. and if you're hoping to fly somewhere, call your airlinene check the flight status. >> it's too early to assess the full economic impact of the storm but estimates put it at $500 million to $850 million in lost productivity. leisure businesses like hotels and restaurants, even tourist attractions completely lost the weekend. retailers did, too. but may have made up some of the difference as people prepared for the storm. state and local governments are spending aost millions of dollars just on the clean-up
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so there were a number of building collapses caused by the heavy snow and high winds including this, the washington redskins practice facility in northern virginia. it deflated. the team says it will reinflate the facility when conditions improve. we're going to get me now on the blizzard of 2016 from abc's ray raimundi. >> reporter: millions of americans digging out from all that snow. a bird's eye view from this drone e flying hh above baltimore, providing a snapshot of the monstrosity y of snowyiterally crippled the mid-atlantic and major northeasast cities western pennsylvania feeling the effects of the winter wallop as authorities scrambled to reopen a section of the pennsylvania turnpike near pittsburgh where hundreds of vehicles were left stranded. new jersey also getting slammed. the major issue? flooding. chunks of ice and feet of water lined the streets as many homes were submerged underwater.
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mom and young son are killed by carbon monoxide. >> and i tryry, i try,y nephew try, try. and the paramedic try, try. so. those people work so hard. >> in maryland, a lebration after a couple was forced to make a special delivery of this healthy 7-pound baby named hanna inside of their home after they wereuried inside. >> happy birthday. >> yeah. >> reporter: and in new york, a ghost town at one of the city's busiest transportation hubs. penn station almost empty. cancellations all over the boards. >> i do not remember it ever looking this empty. in fact, i just took a picture of it myself because i want to remember how empty it is. >> repororter: so e good news, forecasters are expepecting temperatures to rise here throughout the northeast. but the bad news is, that means all the snow will be melting which can cause flooding and which can cause black ice on the roadways when temperature drops at night. we dknow schools here in new york city are expected to be
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northeast will remain closed. reena, kendis, back to you. >> our thanks to ray there. we'll turn our focus to another ory we're following this morning, a developing one from southern california. a manhunt under way after three dangerous inmates escaped from jail. the orange county sheriff's department says the three men managed to get tools and cut through steel bars. they then got to the roof and rappelled down. the mother of the youngest inmate, jonathan tieu appealed to her son to turn himself in. jonathan, i miss y, honey. i want you to -- i want my son back, jonathan, please. >> the sheriff's office says all three men n are consered dangerous. the reward for their capture has grown to $50,000. >> a shoot-out at a mississippi gunshop left the owner and his son dead. the sheriff in pearl river county says the pair got into an argument over $25 service charge
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happened to be father and son. after words were exchanged. shooting brock out leang the two men dead. no charges have been filed. >> a planned community meeting over the standoff in oregon has been canceled because of safety concerns. an armed group has been occupying a federal wildlife refuge since the start of january. the judge in charge of the community meeting said he became aware of plans to protest the meeting. that might force the closure of the keep the senior center where it was being held. next t to politi and the race for the white house. one week from today, the first voters weigh in at the iowa cauces. it's crunch time for the candidates. most of them spending the weekend there. donald trump drawing his usual crowds and p protester too. here's abc's cecilia vega. >> reporter: donald trump kicking off his sunday on the campmpaign tra, right here in an iowawa church. and he ended it with a rally surrounded by 2,000 supporteters. >> so, this is crunch time. >> reporter: and one protester. the man in the red turban
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about t terroris >> bye. >> reporter: security escorting the man out, the crowd went wild. >> usa! usa! >> reporter: and from trump? >> he wasn't wearing one of those hats, was he? was he wearing one of those? and he never will. >> reporter: that double-digit lead, largely due to first-time caucusoers, backing the brash billionaire, like the young family i met today. you are going to caucus for donald trump? >> we are, first time. >> reporter: why? >> he is relatabable. >> he's not the politician you see every year running. whatever. he wants change. >> something different about him. he's not scripted. >> reporter: his gop rivals, still hoping for a victory of their own. >> voters here take their vote very seriously. >> wow! >> reporter:r: it was xas senator ted cruz's younger personality on full display in this new clip posted on youtube. >> what i want to do in life? >> reporter: the lanky teenager, talking about his life goals, seems to know exactly what he wants. >> take over the world, world
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everything. rich, powerful, that sort of stuff. >> reporter: dominating the airwaves. > i wanteto take a break from my full-time career of writing things on facebook. >> reporter: "snl"'s version of trump and sarah palin, played by nonone otherhan tina fey. >> right winging bitter clinging proud clingers of our guns. >> a lot of laughs with "snl" but this race on the democratic side is just as heated. its a battle for turnout at hillary clinton's largest event. 600 people turned up to see her. for bernie sanders, that number more than 2,000. cecilia vega, abc news, des moines. >> ted cruz has been eating good in texas. that video's great. come on, he was skinny then. >>on't make fun of him. >> if the electionasn't strapg enough, former new york mayor michael bloomberg is exploring a third party run. abc newsws has leaed he will decide after super tuesday on
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to be the republican candidate. and sanders the democrat. there's at least a 50/50 chance that he will jump in. if clinton is on track to win the nomination, the odds he'll run will drop to zero. you can't make fun of people's weight. >> i wasn't making fun of his weight. i was just saying he was quite skinny as a young man. >> okay. >> a dashcam video went viral for all the right reasons and sparked a stunning second act. bobby white responded to a complaint about kids making too much noise. his dash board camera rolling but instead of shutting down the kids' game, yep, he played some hoops with them whe also neighbors. >> millions saw that video including shaquille o'neal, the nba great hped officer white make good on his promise to return with backup. and that wass ptty much an impressive pickup game.
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>> that's just wrong. >> typical shaq. >> somebody should foul him. >> he was totatally traving. typical. and they asked kobe to be part of itit but he nts nothing to do with shaq still. >> coming up, a new twist in that oscar oututrage. the latest hollywood heavyweight to sound off on the lack of diversity y in this ar's class of academy awardrd nominee and how the academy is responding. >> and the growing number of dogs on antidepressants that's fuelling this growing trend of medical intervention for pets. >> but first, let's take a look at the lovely temperatures around the nation. of course, we've got to pay attention to great falls and by that i mean great falls, virginia, which got 27 inches of snow. you faked us out. >> completely. >> announcer: "world news now" weather, brought to you by resolve. weather, brought to you by resolve. (ugh.) does your cacarpet eve feel rough and dirty?
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humpback whale. those stunned paddle boarders in hawaii getting the surprise of their lives. a few feet closer and they might not have been left standing on their boards. pretty cool. me on, that had to be kind of scary. >> sometimes scientists believe they're doing this because they'veot parasites on their babes. it's like a way toy back scratch. they're not showoffs and not photobombing. they couould be sang get out of my way. >> impressive. actress kerry washington is going to harvard because a scandal star has been named the hasty pudding woman of the year. the university's famous theatrical organization will honor her with a a roast a a parade through harvard square on thursday. actor joseph gordon-levitt will be honored as the group's man of the year. this is always a fun deal they put on. >> they eventually pick two fantastic actors there. >> she once gave the commencement address at my alma mater george washington university and i thought she was a tremendous speaker.
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>> that's right. >> let's move onto the run-up to the oscars. the academy awards with anger intensifying over the lack of diversity among this year's nonominees. >> some of hlywood's biggest names threatening a boycott. it appears the academy is set to make some major changes. here's abc's chris connelly. >> reporter: still reeling from the widespread outcry and the prospect of high profile absences from the oscars after for the second straight year, ne of its 20 acting nominationons went ta person of color. overlooking such performances idris elba florida "beasts of no nation." >> what are yodoing here? and not giving a best picture nod to "straight outta compton." the academy of motion picture arts and sciences on friday announcing what it called a necessary step to aid diversity, bringing sweeping changes to its membership's voting eligibility requirements for the raemd going forward, members who had been given lifetime voting
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a ten-year stretch renewable for another ten years only if that person has remained active in motion pictures. the initiative coupled with efforts to enhance the diversity of the academy board and outreach to new members that's aprid at doubling the number of oscar voters who are women d minorities by 2020. on social media, selma director ava duvernay calling changes one good step on a long journey. the announcement coming in the wake of some saying they would skip the ceremony in response to the nominations. director spike lee awarded an honorary oscar this year. as well as jada pinkett smith and r husband will smith. who spoke earlier this week to robin. >> we're uncomfortable to stand there and say that this is okay. >> chris connelly, abc news, los angeles. >> all right. coming up, when love isn't quite engh for your pet. >> why arowing number of dog owners are putting their pooches on prozac.
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as the first line of treating the problem. and i think that's the mistake. >> reporter: researcher and writer laurel braitman, author of "animal madness,"ays our pets have deeper emotional lives than most of us give them credit for. >> what sort of emotional complexity is there for a dog? we like to think that the dog is gging his tail because he's happy to see you when he come home but part of you suspects maybe it's just because he's hungry. >> we're like that, too. are we happy when we sit down in a restaurant because we're with good friends or about to eat? it's safe to say that other animals particularly dogs can be happy and sad and anxious and fearful. >> we're going to present him with our closed fist with a trt. >> across town, hachi is meeting with trainer erica. he's like, oh, that's what you were looking for. >> the prozac gives him that extra helelp t succeed, according to his owners. >> you still have to do e behavior modification and be extremely diligent and dedicated because the prozac is not going
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you'll see, he's just howling. >> morgan and jason show us hachi in a full-blown panic attack. he's been alone for five hours. >> he's pacing. now he's whining. so he's clearly stressed. >> reporter: and this video, watch as hachi opens the refrigerator door. >> that's not half as bad as what he can get. and that's you know, that's very stressful. >> reporter: we take it to dr. braitman. >> he's howlining even wle he has his head in the refrigerator. poor thing. >> heartbreaking, isn't it? >> it's so sad. he definitely has separation anxiety and perhaps he could benefit from medicine. >> reporter: at least for now, the drugs are working for hachi. >> is tremendously helped. prior to putting him on this medication, heould not be alone for more than two hours. now the seven, eight hour mark. >> david wright for "nightline" in new york. so the prozac worked. >> you think so? >> i have no problems with that. the problem was when she put him
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this weekend's blizzard was good for theater goers looking to relive the winter of 1823. "the revenant" took top billing this weekend at the box fice taking in $16 million. "star wars: the force awakens" after five weeks came in second with just over $14 million. and ride along 2 pulled into third place with just $13 mimillion. >> okay. and if you can find some good that came out of this weekend's blizzard, it could be a sense of
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>> who doesn't remember the excitement of a snow day as a child hearing that school was canceled. now, we all got a taste of that excitement. once again, here's abc's john donvanan. every now and then nature takes over this way the spaces we consider our own. a soft reminder of how cities clean up nice in a snowfall and belong also to other species who normally try to keep out of the way. d so in the nation's seat of political power, they went for a stroll down an empty avenue this was washington wag. -- washington, d.c. people came out too, plunging in, playing when not plowing. this set of three kids all dressed up, will they even rememberhis day? then too there is the silence a big snowfall brings. so with the sound trk turned down everything po in a different way. and the motionless respect shown by a guard at the tomb of the unknown soldier without even a shake of his head. sure, it's cold outside when the world looks like this. but there's something warm too in being reminded that someththing bigg than this can
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while we wait for r the sun. john donvan, abc news, new york. >> one ofhose images in the package really touched so many of us. 24 hours a day, 365 days out of the year, and the 3rd u.s. infantry's regimen's old guard continue guarding the tomb of the unknown soldier despite even this historic blizzard. kind of forget the duty that they continue to carry. >> they're there 24 hours a day. so we survived the blizzard in our own separate ways. i plan on staying indoors the entire time and then saturday at 12:00 came, and you see there's a live picture and the streets are clear. but saturday at 12:00, i ran out of food and alcohol. so i had to make a run foror it severablocksn manhattan. >> you do look very sad there. >> this was a vista down sixth avenue here a shot that i took. >> doesn't look that bad though. it looks slippery. >> it does. >> you can see the wall on the
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>> that's my little boy. there he is. >> with a peperfect fo. >> he waited patiently all weekend to be able to do this. we elained he couldn't do it saturday but sunday it warmed up a little bit.
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it was fun. now", the great big dig. >> the historic snowfall totals throughout much of the east as cities shut down by the blizzard, they start to show sign of life. and how travel across the country is impacted with well over 10,000 flights are canceled. we are live with the very latest. one week away to the iowa caucuses and the candidates turn up the heat on the campaign trail. huge cwds coming out for sanders and trump. and what the gop front-runner may hahave said out a
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a cry of innocence from steve avery, the focus of the "making a murderer" series, speaking out from inside prison claiming that the real murderer may still be on the loose. what the lawyers on both sides of the case ha to say about it. and snowed out rather than staying shut in from the storm, yeah, plenty of folks brave the blizzard and had themselves a ball of a time, including a pair of pandas. see them? they were all snowed in, too. is it better for them? you decide on this monday, january 25th. >> annouer: from abc news, this is "world news now." so you survived. >> to quote destiny's child, yes, i am a survivor. yes. and i got to admit that i was a little bit scared at one point when i ran out ofood and ran out of alcohol. you know, and then ran down the street and there was nothing open. >> iold you, you know, i
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this seriously. you thought delivery would >> it's always there for you. >> they shut down the city including transportation including the pizza guy. >> i didn't anticipate that. that was tough. >> this really was the blizzard >> it was a really, really big deal. government offices of course, and many public schools and in d.c. will still be closed today after this massive snowstorm. up the road in baltimore, a snow emergency actually still in effect. with only lf the streets cleared so far, the clean-up in the region is expected to take days. >> and it will take awhi to get the nation's air travel system back up to speed because so many airlines use east coast airlines as hubs. nearly 1200 are already crossed off for too today. the jersey shore, man, it wasn't the snow but also the flooding. we're talking high tides, strong winds. they brought extrara water aore. chunks of ice. you could see them floating down
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some of the residents had to be helped out of their homes and many furnishings. complete loss for these folks. that's got to make it even worse when you have the snow pitch mixed th all of the flooding. back in new york city,y, life is getting back to normal after the second biggest snowfall in history. >> mass transit is running. major streets are cleared. but all that snow is piled high, making it so difficult to get around >> yeah, let's get a live update from abc's ray raimundi. good morning. >> reporter: hey, good morning to you, kendis and rna. yeah, listen, the main focus for city officials here is to makeke sure that all the roadways, particularly the streets, transportation, schools, are all fully operational. just in time for the morning commute, which is literally just hours away. millions of americans digging out from all that snow. a bird's-eye view from this drone flying high above baltimore providing a snapshot
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which literally crimeled the mid-atlantic and major northeast cities. western pennsylvanania feeli the effects of the winter wallop as authorities scramble to reopen a section of the pennsylvania turnpike near pittsburgh where hundreds of vehicles were left stranded. new jersey also getting slammed. the major issue? flooding. chunks of ice and feet of water lined the streets, as many homes were smerged u under wat. tragedy also striking, after a mom and young son are killed by carbon monoxide. >> and i try, , i try, mnephew try, try. and the paramedic try, try. those people work so hard. >> reporter: in maryland a celebration after a couple was forced to make a special delivery of this healthy seven-pound baby named hanna inside of their home after they were buried inside. >> happy birthday. >> yeah. >> reporter: and in new york, a ghost town at one of the city's busiest transportation hubs. penn station almost empty. cancellations seen all over the boards. >> i do not remember it ever
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in fact, i just took a picture of it myself because i want to remember how empty it is. >> reporter: so the good news is, forecasters are expecting warmer temperatures throughout the week here in the northeast particularly here in new york. the bad news, the melting of all the snow that may cause flooding and refreezing with overnight temperatures dropping. city schools here in new york will be open. as you mentioned before, many schools across the northeast still remain closed. kendis and reena, back to you. >> ray, it looks like the wall between east and west germany there behind you. it's pretty high bank. >> absolutely. >> you know, we know there's a bit of city-to-city controversy brewing over the snow total amounts. can you tell us a littlee bit that? >> reporter: yeah. absolutely. you know, it was first predicted that washington dshgs our nation's capital, and baltimore was going to be the bull's-eye
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getting a little less snow than we got up here. new york broke records. it was the second snowiest snowstorm on record near in the city. we were 0.1 inch from breaking the all-time record. it seems like the storm was fit and made forew york city as we gothe brunt of this massive and epic blizzard of 2016. >> ray, we're going to lea it up to you to tear down that wall, my friend. >> reporter: absolutely. break it down. >> ray raimundi. you're going to be with us for the next couple half hours on the blizzard. thank you. well, new york's three airports resumed operations on sunday. >> washington airports hope to do so today. here's david kerley. >> reporter: so much snow to clear. plows and trucks working all day at an empty washington, d.c., airport. no planes, no passengegers. a ghost town. >> please mainin control of your personal belongings. reporter: some hopeful passengers in new york -- >> i just want to get out of here and go home. >> reporter: -- told they are going nowhere. >> i showed up at the airport
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was okay, and then the airport closed, so -- >> reporter: already more than 800 flights cancelled, bringing the storm total to about 12,000, as all that snow is moved. and it's not just out on thehe airfield. a lot is going on behind the scenes, and workers have to be able to get to their positions in order for the airport to re-o-open. the closure of the major airports in the east has a ripple affect across the entire country -- delays and cancellations. and even overseas, some international flights can't get in. michael kurth is stranded in brussels. >> in total, it will come out to be about 48 hours or more of travel. reporter: amtrak rail, running reduced service during the storm, is coming back. regional and city rail, , far from full service. at new york's penn station -- >> we got stranded and had to stay one m more nigh >> reporter: but a few flights starting to take off from northern airports. this one at new york's laguara. david kerley, abc ws, washington. >> slowly but surely getting back to business.
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for randed travelers as well as those of us staying put. >> we e get to auweather's paul williams who has the forecast. morning. thanks, reena, kendis. listen, i know everybody's sktish about the mere mention of the word snow. we're not expecting any more snow. but the snow we have w will complicate matters because it's melting right now. there's so much of it, and we're expecting a tremendous amount of icing to occur because those puddles are going to freeze throughout the overnight period. tricky driving as a relt of that. we're looking for the messiest of weather along the mississippi valley region. cold weather just to the west of the rainin and snoand stormmaker. snow up towards the great lakes. mixture of freezing rain and sleet throughout the ohio valley region and showers in the deep south culminating in thunderstorms. breaking news overnight. severe turbulence on a flight from miami to milan has forced the plane to divert to canada. the seven people have been hurt and taken to a hospital.
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members. at l least fouambulances and a fire truckere dispatched to meet the plane at the airport in st. john's in newfoundland. an american airlines spokesman said none of the injuries are life-threatening. the airline is working to get the other passengers back on their route to milan. one week from today are the iowa caucuses, the start of the presidential primary season. look at the latest poll showing donald trump now surging ahead of ted cruz there. fans keep flocking to his rallies but so do protesters on sunday. trumump was taing about 9/11 and san bernardino when a protester wearing a bright red turban, you see right there, raised a banner that said, stop hate, as the protester was led out. the crowd chanted usa. then trump said this -- >> he wasn't wearing one of those hats, was he? and he never will. >> it appeared to reporters
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to both the man's turban as well as perhaps also to a different man wearing one of those trump's "make america great" hats. either way, it was totally red meat to this crowd. >> meanwhile, bernie sanders is filling auditoriums in iowa at a packed rally last night, the senator got hohot. took off his jacket and threw it into the crowd. he joked that's all that's coming off. his fans roared. >> good stuff. so the super bowl 50 matcup is set. it will be the carolina panthers versus the denver broncos. cam newton led carolina to a 49-15 drubbing of the arizona cardinals. he threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more. one of those td passes was for 85 yards. yes. meanwhile, the carolinaa defense smothered the cardinals offense. by halime the panthers led 24-7.
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and the afc championship game featured two legendary veteran quarterbacks. but it will be peyton manning o squares off against cam newton. the broncos defeated tom brady and the new england patriots 20-18. brady's two-point conversion attempt was inteepted in the final minute of thgame. earlier with a clans to tie the game, gostkowski missed the extra point. thfirst time he had missed a conversion after 523 attempts. >> oh. you know who else stole the show? peyton manning's son. absolutely adorable. take a look at 4-year-old marshall. he joined him at the press conference afterwards. isn't that incredible? he looks just like little mini me. >> totally riley curry moment. a total riley curry moment. almost. >> did he speak or -- >> he just kind of lingered around. but he was the star attraction there.
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>> dad's big moment. coming up "the mix," the big blizzard and lighter moments from people making the most of the big storm. but first, some new images of the earthquake that shook alaska t this weekd. buildings swaying back and forth. shocking residents as the ground rumbled beneath them. first, steven avery's letter from inside. the strange warning the "making g a rderer" subject sent our abc station. and remember, you can weigh in on our facebook page, wnnfans.com and twitter @abcwnn. you're watching abc's "world news now." you're watching abc "world news now."t. i'm gonna take mucinex sinus-max. too late, we're abt to take off. these dissolve fast. they'rnew liquid gels. and you're coming with me... wait, what?! you realize i have gold status? do i still getet the mil? new mucinex sinus-max liquid gels. dissolves fast to unleash max strength medicine. start the relief. ditch the misery. let's end this.
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a corner of alaska is cleaning up from a powerful earthquake. some shaking caught on camera. the 7. quake struck early a corner of alaska is cleaning up from a powerful earthquake. some shaking caught on camera. the 7.1 quake struck early sunday morning centered 160 miles southwest of anchorage. it's the large earthquake in decades to hit the region and triggered a gas leak causing four homes to catch fire. no one was hurt. but 30 homes in kenai were evacuated as a precaution. ? southern california an intense manhunt is under way for three dangerous inmates who managed to escape a maximum security jail. investigators say the men cut through half-inch steel bars and rappelled down the roof of a makeshift rope at the jail. this is in santa ana. among the escapees a suspected gang member being held on murder charges. reward for capture has grown to $50,000. the true life television drama of another murder has beeeen
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for the first time since the documentar "making a murderer," the man at the center of the case is speaking out. dan harris has traveled to is wiscsconsin toook into h case. >> reporter: in a new letter to our abc station in milwaukee, steven avery, the convicted killer at the heart of the new netflix documentary series "make a murderer" writes the real killer is still out there. who is he stalking now? much of the letter is a response to an interview his ex-girlfriengave to hln in which she turns on the man she once defended. >> what do you want people to know? >> the truth. >> which is? >> what a monster he is and he's not innocent. >> reporter: we, the jury, find the defendant guilty -- >> reporter: avery was convicted in 2007 of killing a 25-year-old theresa halbach. the documentary raises questions whether he may have been framed by local law enforcement officials who he was suing at
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him in prison for 18 years for a rape he didn't commit. he was later exonerated by dna evidence. we're now at the avery family salvage yard -- i recently went to wisconsin to investigate the case. i met the former prosecutor who sent avery to prison, who says he's now being bombarded by online threats. >> just examples upon examples of what i would refer to as cyberbullying. >> reporter: i also met avery's former defense attorney dean strange, who emotional and eloquent defense of avery, made him a digital-age folk hero. all these years later, do you still believeembers of the department framed steven avery. >> i'm still left with real reasons to suspect that. >> reporter: one of the local sheriff's deputies who strange accuses of possibly planting evidence, lieutenant andrew colburn, recently spoke out for the first time since the
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"you k know all ese allegations against myself and our agency are totally false. be careful what you wish for. if steven avery is freed, he may just become your neighbor." dan hais, abc news, new york. >> that's quite scary stuff. coming up, thousands of people found themselves stranded in cars during the weekend's blizzard. what you need to know to survive the next time you head out into the cold. you're watching "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations.. i believ i believe believe we're still worth the fight you'll see there's hope for this world tonight i believe, i believe yeah
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as we've seen this weekend, there's a very real danger that whiteout conditions can strike without warning. >> and if you're on the road, you need t to be prered. rob marciano explains. >> reporter: it can happen in an instant. you're driving in an unfamiliar area and suddenly you're lost or worse, stranded in the snow. it happened to four men in oregon. their gps sending them the wrong way.
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were going to be there. >> reporter: the men hunkering down for 18 hours until help finally arrived. what happens if you do get stranded? what do you need to do to survive? >> above all, do not leave your vehicle. >> bruce gordon is an expert with t the minneta department of public safety, taking me through his survival tips. so, we're stranded now in the middle of nowhere. temperatures in the teens. what should i do? >> stay cool and stay warm at the same time. >> reporter: telling me to keep calm and bundle . then -- >> make your car visible. tie a rag or some brightly colored ribbon so people can find you. run your vehicle about ten minutes for every hour. have the heat running during that time and charge your cell phone, and probably the most important thing is, stay with your vehicle. >> reporter: don't leave this car. but i had to ask, my instinct to survive is to leave the vehicle and go find help. how do you keep from doing that? >> fight the instinct. keep your wits about you and stay with this vehicle because it's your best shelter. >> reporter: and don't forgett to
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>> it lasted about 6.5 sonds. that's about it. >> some great form i have to say. gave them a five. quite a few swimmers there. >> impressive. get back in there. >> very nice. so, this is our blizzard editition of he mix." you know, there were some beautiful video over the weekend where we saw tian-tian from the national zoo just rolling around in the snow. whenever we see the pandas in zoo, they're just like -- it's just beautiful. just awesome. well, yeah, then there's this guy who is alslso in marand.d. >> that's not a real panda. >> it's a true panda. look at at. nice panda form. he decided he would get dressed up in his panda suit and challenge tian-tian to his own like snow battle tre. >> l me guess, more people watched this than tian-tian. >> yes. you know, weddings still stn on ithe middle of a blizzard. you think about the people who had plans and didn't cancel them
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just got engaged. they knew there was going to be blizzard conditions and they told their engagement photographer, we're going to take our photos anyway in the middle of the blizzard in baltimore. this couple, they're from baltimore and they took these photos in ft. mead, maryland. >> very, very cool. >> amid the snow and wind. >> a lot of times you'll have people who s we want the most people who say we want the mt ideal conditions for our engagement photos but they decided they'll go out and they weren't wearing a whole lot. i got to admit. >> they looked kind of cozy bundled up. >> love warms. >> you love warms you. there you go. love conquers all. >> yeah. okay, so this is from the washington, d.c. take a look. police car right there in the neighborhood.
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do you recognize this. do you want to build a snowman >> of course. >> do you like it?
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track making news in america this morning -- epic blizzard. digging out and cleaning up. shutting down the government. closing schools and major cities and the travel nightmare, a ripple effect at airports from coast to coast. we're live with the latest. emergency landing. passengers and flight attendants hospitalized after severe turbulence. ambulances rushing to the plane. the new video coming in. super bowl set. peyton manning headed back to the big game after a nail-biter against tom brady. tickets already on sale. wait until you hear how much. plus, the blizzard making for memorable moments.
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snow and the frolicking panda that's going viral. > hey, good monday morning to you. millions of people are stilling digging out from the paralyzing storm dumping feet of snow in several states. >> a lot of people still playing in it, as you can see. some amazing new drone video out of northern virginia, where about 30 inches of snow fell, blanketing this neighborhood there. >> the storm creating a travel nightmare, hundreds of flights are canceled today nationwide, as the major east coast airports slowly get back to normal. >> okay, so, it wasn't just the snow but also ooding, this is the jersey shore. chunks of ice floating down the streets. >> more than t dozen deaths were blamed on the weather. airlines canceled more than 14,000 flights this weekend. and the snowfall in new york city missed setting a record by just a tenth of an inch. >> okay, so, this morning, of course the big effort is under way to remove all that snow.
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mass transit lines are closed today. washington, d.c., is still reeling and that's where we find abc's lana zak outside in the elements. hey, lana, good morning to you. >> reporter: hi. you know, in this storm, everybody has been working furiously to try to clear the streets. but as you mentioned the federal government is still closed down today. and the concern really is on these streets as the snow has melted a of this has turned into black ice. this weekend's storm was one for the record books. nearly 2 feet of snow in some areas of washington, d.c. it was the biggest storm ever in baltimore at 29.2 inches. and in new york's central park, a new 24-hour record with 26.8 ches of snow. grinding to a halt all forms of travel -- well, almost all forms.s. drivers on the pennsylvania turnpike were marooned for up to 30 hours.
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sunday mass on the highway. and on the jersey shore, blocks of ice floated down flooded streets. the snow building contuous throughout the weekend. in virginia, and up and down the coast, the weight of all that snow too much h for areaoofs. even this ambulance was stuck. this morning, the east coast will be digging out. >> a record amount of snow must be removed, and when i say moved, that doesn't mean we can just push out of the street. it has to be lifted and taken away. >> reporter: and for many, there's at least one more snow day. i'm sure you're wondering who the big snow jackpot winner was 42 inches of snow. you know the airlines are going
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they have to make up for 14,000 flights that wercanced. reena, kendis. >> that is incredible. >> this was a widespread storm. thank you so much, lana. the official snow total in washington is only 17.8 inches. even though it seemed like far more than that and it probably was. there were problems with the measuring device at reagan national airport. an observer about a mile from the airport reported nearly 2 more inches. >> and what a difference a short drive makes. take a look at this map. 35 miles separating areas that reived 2 feet and 6 inches. and take a look at these numbers, shepardstown, west virginia, buried under 40.5 inches of snow. jfk airport in new york getting 30.5. and baltimore's bwi airport, 29.2.
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e national zoo in washington, d.c., with a little over 22 inches. much more from the blizzard ahead. but first, momts of papanic on an american airlines jet, that's what passengers are descring as a miami to milanan flight was hit by severe turbulence over the atlantic. the aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing in newfoundland, canada. where ambulances were waiting on the tarmac. three flight attendants and four passengers were taken to the hospital. ththey're alexpected to be okay. and a delta fight to atlanta was forced to make an emergency landing. passengers said they were heard a loud bang coming from m one of the engines before thelane set down in san juan. after changing planes the passengers continued to atlanta. okay, we move next to politics. the iowa caucuses are exactly one week today. a new poll shows that donanald trump has now surged ahead of ted cruz in iowa. now, fans keep flocking to his rallies, but so do protesters. sunday trump was talking
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when a man wearing a bright red turban raised a banner, saying stomp hate. as he was led out, the crowd chant chanted usa! and then trump. >> he wasn't wearing one of those hates, wasn't he? and he never will. >> it appeared to reporters there that trump was referring to both the man's turban and to a different man, who was wearing one of trump's make america great hats. and hillary clintoseems to have switched into higher gear, a fired-uplinton addressed large rallies in iowa yesterday, saying she knows many in the crowd are still shopping for a candidate. and although she's fallen behind in the latest poll, clinton has toned down her attacks on rival bernie sanders, focusing them instead on the republicans. >> you can't be shooting off your mouth when you're the president t of the uted states, you need to be careful,
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you u say. >> meanwhile, her rival bernie sanders is playing to packed houses. last night the senator got hot. yeah, he took off his shirt. and not only he took it off, he threw straight into the arms of a teenaged fan there. he joked that was all that was coming off. of course, his fans roared. >> thankfuy. now, former new york m mayor michael bloomberg is weighing a third-party run. abc news has learned that he's concerned that donald trump, ted cruz or bernie sanders would be nominated and he would pitch himself as a nonpartisan problem solver. his decision will come after super tuesday, so, we're talking in early march. let's talk about sports. the super bowl matchup is set, it will be the carolina panthers versus the denver broncos. both teams had the best records in their conferences. the panthersrs had thefl's highest scoring offense. the broncos, the best defense.
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cam newton's first super bowl d veteran peyton manning's fourth. the oddsmakers give the edge to carolina. we'll have highlights of the games later on from espn. >> i couldn't believe one newspaper said, way to go, old man, peyton manning, because he's 39. one of the oldest players in the nfl. >> he's the oldest to ever make it to the super bowl. >> at 39. >> yes. > straight ahead -- a fire overnight at the main iphone factory. those details just coming in. and happening now -- an all-out search, three inmates accused of serious crimes, now on the run after a daring escape from prison. caught on camera, tumbling do a mountain, we'll hear from this skier after a seriously scary fall. this skier after a seriously scary fall. a scary fall. if you're looking to save money on your
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more homes have been destroyed in natural gas explosions or fires, following a powerful earthquake in southern alaska. no one was injured. homes were also evacuated, but that was just as a precaution. look at this, 7.1 quake struck early sunday morning and some of the shaking was caught on camera. it's the strongest quake to hit the region since 1964. overseas now, isis has released a new video praising the november paris attacks. much of the video so graphic we can't show you, it's titled kill them wherever you find them. it shows the attackers in syria and iraq before the attacks. isis also threatens to carry out the next attack on britain. breaking news overnight, a fire at the main iphone factory in china. the fire spread through the air conditioning and ventilation
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this morning, foxconn saidid there was no impact on production. there have been explosions here before due to combustible dust. no word if that caused the fire overnight. the average natural gas price is now well below $2 a gallon. the lundberg survey said that prices have gonene down 14 cents over the past two weeks, to 1.91, the lowest it's been in seven years. 16 cents less than a year ago. when we come back -- a letter from jail. steven avery, that man featured in "making a murderer" commenting on the popular netflix series for the very first time. and perfect picture, two paddle boarders and their close encounter.first time. and perfect picture,wo paddle boarders and their close encounter. jane didn't like restrictions. not in life. and not when it came to watching her calories. why settle on taste? jane thought.
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careful in the upper midwest. roads likely to be wet in the ohio valley and snow-covered in the rockies. >> and if you're flying today, delays are likeliest in minneapolis and chicago. in southern california, an intense nhunt is under way after three dangerous inmates escaped from jail. >> the orange county sheriff department says the three men managed to get tools and cut rough steel bars, they then got to the roof and rapped down. right now, the mom of the youngest inmate appealed to her son to turn himself in. >> i miss you. i want my son back, please. >> well, the sheriff's office says all three men are considered dangerous. the reward for their capture has grown to $50,000. an update from the man at the center of the binge-watching hit "making a murderer." steven avery is serving a life
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avery's has sent a ramble league this-page letter in milwaukee, saying he's innocent and that the real can i recall is still out there. some interesting video. heart-stopping at itthat. it's a wipeout and a miraculous finish. take a look and listen at this skier and her thousand-foot drop down thehe slope, at's in alaska. tumbling out of control as the camera rolls until finally a huge sigh of relief. >> i'm okay. i'm okay. amazingly only slightly injured two fingers, as a result of that, bu man, some heart-stopping moments indeed. i find that so hard to watch. glad she's okay. time now for sports, super bowl 50 is set. the cheapest ticket right now,w, n you believe it, $4,000. >> insane. we get some highlights, though, from championship sunday from the fellows at espn. >> good morning, he's john and i'm john.
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he's about to o be 50. you know what that means, the super bowl, you and i are always the same age. when it's played. >> it's quite easy. >> guess who's going to the super bowl. one of these two felllas. you know b now, it's probably him. peyton manning against tom brady. the patriots need eight points. there's six. brady to gronkowski. by rule you're allowed to go for two to tie the game. once upon a time you couldn't do that. brady --o. then the pats tried an onside kick, that didn't work. hopes for a hail mary shot, in the end it's peyton manning going to the super bowl representing the denver broncos. who will they play, john? >> wl, let's check that nfc game between the cardinals and the panthers. there's cam newton. late first quarter, panthers up 10-0. newton to corey brown. corey brown, one man to beat.
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17-0, panthers. and then, cam. he had a little short, tiny e for a touchdown and then he had a longer one. >> he won't do that in the big game. >> 49-15, it's a rout. the panthers win it. newtonon, two tohdown passes and two touchdown runs. and, so, it will be the broncos and the panthers, february 7th, super bowl 50. >> near san francisco in santa clara. >> w we'll be e ere. he'll be there. >> i'll be here, but that's okay. "sportscenter," new one at 9:00 a.m. stay and watch that. because yore america. >> all right, thanks, fellas. those watching peyton manning's postgame news conference on tv. they may have been a lite bit confused. >> the veteran quarterback, normally not at a loss for words. check out that little guy there, he stopped in midsentence to talk to his son, 4-yeaear-old manning there, standing right behind his daddy.
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quarterback, his name is marshall. his grandfather is archie manning. his uncle of coue might have thrown the beanball around a little bit. >> he seems very tall. up next in "the pulse," fun in the snow. nuns sledding on sunday. and the swim team getting their practice in. and surprise street game. shaq making good on a a promise. nuns sleledding onunday. and surprise street game. shaq making good on a promise. karl, don't you have friends coming over? yeah, so? it stinks in here. you've got to wash this whole room are you kidding? wash it? let's wash it with febreze. for all the things you can't wash, use... ...febreze fabric refresher whoa hey mrs. webber inhales hey, it smells nice in here and try pluggable febreze... ...to continuously eliminate odors for.r... ...up to 45 days of freshness pluggable febreze and fabric refresher...
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york city. central park. >> a police offificer in washington, d.c., having some fun as well. there you go, the police officer blasting the "frozen" soundtrack while making the rounds. >> and it kind of looked like a scene out "frozen." didn't it? and the blizzard can't stop these guys. this is in west virginia, the university swim team making sure they get their practice in. not bad, guys. >> what were they thinking? it's freezing. >> yeah, they ran inside quickly. look at these guys. >> a maryland man is c challengi washington's biggest celebrity to a snobattle. >> okay, we're not talking barack obama or paul ryan. but tian tian, the panda at the national zoo. this is video of him over the weekend, nearly breaking twitter. >> and that inspired jeffrey perez. he took out his panda suit out of the closet, dusted it off and
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impression. >> okay, so, who doesn't have and a ya suit? he has had his suit for about six years, we have n no idea w. once the snow clears up, he hopes to meet his panda meet in person. >> what i want to know who wore it best? >> i think he did. next to an unbelievable photo-op or a photo bomb, either way, there you see, a huge hello from this breaching humpback whale. those stunned paddle boarde in hawaii, getting the surprise of their lives. >> captured off the western coast of maui. man, pretty close up. a dash cam video went viral for all of the right reasons. and then it sparked a stunning second act. you remember officer bobby white respded to a complaint about kids making too much noise. instead of shutting the kids down, he played hoops with them while also asking them to consider the neighbors. >> m millions w that video
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okay, so, the blizzard was a nightmare for drivers and tens of thousands of travelers were stranded on highways, inuding about 500 vehicles on the pennsylvanania turnpe. >> and one was a busload of high scho students. abc's eva pilgrim has that story. >> reporter: drivers stranded in that endless gridlock in some cases for 30 hours, finally free.. >> this is horrible, we've been stuck in the truck for 13 1/2 hours. >> reporter: 7:30 friday night, this church bus, packed with 37 students and 10 chaperones, gets stuck on the pennsylvania turnpike, the blizzard intensifying. >> it was bitter cold. itas in the teens, if not colder. >> reporter: early the next morning, still stuck, the students turn into good samaritans, helping ouother drivers. >> we gave them food. and some of em came and sat on the bus with us. >> reporter: freedom. but ten miles behind them, another school group is still barricaded in the snow. it takes them 11 more hours to get out, 30 hours total in
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that group holding mass to lift the spirits of thearooned travelers. >> reporter: the last group of stuck cars, finally able to get moving, and everyone is on the road home. >> we were all in good spirits. and we all had fun together. we all glad we had each other. >> reporter: while the roads may be clearing, the concern now turns to black ice, with melted snow could freeze again. eva pilgrim, abc news, philadelphia. and with that not much open the nation's capital this weekend, it was time to get some sledding in. >> yes, they did. the steps the lincoln memorial had enough snow on them to make a wonderful slope. >> it looks like a lot of fun. for the first time they allowed sledding. >> for the first time in decades, the capital police looked the other way. fun all around in d. and
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> that's what making news in america this morning. >> stay with us for "good morning america," everyone. have a great mning. making news in america this morning -- epic blizzard. digging out ancleaning up. shutting down the government. closing schools and major cities and the travel nightmare, a ripple effect at airports from coasto coast. we're live with the latest. emergency landing. passengers and flight attendants hospitalized after seve turbulence. ambulances rushing to the plane. the new video coming in. super bowl setet. peyton manning headed back to the big game after a nail-biter against tom brady. tickets already on sale. wait until you hear how much. plus, the blizzard making for memorable moments.
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