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and i wouldn't lose any votes massive manhunt is on the way as three inmates break free. new images overnight show their escape. authorities now warning they're considered armed and dangerous. super bowl showdown is set. >> denverins it! heading to super bowl 50. >> after an epicbattle between two of the greatest quarterbacks everpeyton manning comes out on top in a nail-biter against tom brady. >> the carolina panthers are nfc champions. >> and camewton dans his way to the super bowl 50. now it's the young gun versus the legend. the epic owdown is on. we do say good morning, america, on this monday morning. lot of fans are celebrating with the carolina panthers and denver
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dancing to super bowl 50. what a game. what a game between those two and peyton manning, you see him in the -- yeah, news conference after the game, that's his little son, right behind him. >> having some fun. what a rivalry with tom brady. that may have been th last one. >> could be. >> all of uss in the east digging out from that monster blizzard. look at this view of the storm from space. >> take a look at this -- >> oh. >> baltimore, cars still buried under all that snow. 80 million people impacted over 13 states. it was a deadly storm as well. 28 deaths, more than 12,000 flights canceled. >> and with everyone fighting back to normal this morng, a new storm maye on the way. rob marciano starts us off i long island, new york. good morning, rob. >> reporter: good morning, george.
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certainly a generational orm. records being broken if not shatted. this storm came on a weekend. now it is monday and time to get back to work and for millions of americans, they're climbing thugh s snow bankand having to dig out. this morning, the northeast still reeling from that historic blizzard. 80 m million pple buried by the massive winter storm. te of thousands spending the weekend without power. major cities under siege. new york. philly. d.c. paralyd. this morning, those cities digging out. >> lot of cleanup to do and it's still not going to be entirely safe. >> reporte newark receiving 28 inches. baltimore, 29. on town in west virginia a whopping 42 inches of snow. the furious accumulation of powder captured in time-lapse video. aerial drones showing the blanket of white.
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home. a new jersey mom and her 1-1-year-old son tragically lost to carbon monoxide poisoning in their car. highways hazardous. thousands of accidents. >> we haven't had any food since yesterday. >> reporter: this church barricaded in the snow. the group holding mass to lift spirits of the marooned travelerers. and the duquesne basketball team trying to r return he from a winning weekend, stuck on the pennsylvania turnpike for 22 hours. >> we actually took some of the food that we had and rationed it. >> reporter: digging out an entire team efeffort. >> we had the entire team push the bus home. >> reporter: and now, after a couple of days this snow has gotten more come abouout. we're seeing sub freezing temperatures just about everywhere in the snow zone.
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like d.c., you're in the teens. a dramatic difference from new york to s say new jersey. bitterly cold this morning. sleek out there. we warm up during the day and then it refreezes things at night. so, it will be treacherous morning commutes the next few days. thursday and friday the potential of another storm. >> a b busyeekend for you, rob. thank you. now the nightmare for air travelers. we told y you about the thousands of flights canceled from the storm. the effects are still being felt this morning and abc's david kerley has the latest. he joins us from h his home away from home, reagan national airport. >> the airports along the east coast are coming back to life. here's we haven't seen from a couple of days -- look. about 200 miles of pavement here in the district of columbia alone.
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canceled already today. that's 12,000 for the storm and it's not just these airports. this ripes across the entire country. robin and george, here's the good news, the first arrival here 20 minutes ago. first departure supposed to leave if a couple of minutes. it will take a couple of days to get the system back up and running, guys. >> i was on a -- supposed to be on a flight later today, maybe tomorrow. >> everyone handled this one pretty well. the jersey shore, flooding there that rifled hurricane sandy. here's wt it looked like after the storm. other areas not so lucky and abc's linz jie janis with the latest. reporter: good morning, george. barrier islandsike this southern new jeey, the hardest hit. chunks of ice floating through
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and high tides submerged entire communities. i want to take you inside this deli to what some folks are waking up to, the owner said he got about 2 feetf water. look at this, that's the mark from sandy. all of the stuff is destroyed including expensive equipment, including this refrigerator. >> all right, linzie, thank you.u. > as we have been saying, they're digging out in washington, d.c., as well. take a look at the nation's capital as well. so deserted. deer running through the streets. >> that's fun. >> but thi morning, all eyes in that town on the race for e white house. now entering its crucial final week before the iowa caucuses. just seven days to go. we havave team coverage for you as the candidates make their to voters. cecilia vega has the latest.
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what a busy weekend it was here in iowa. hillary clinton and bernie sanders cloing in a lot of miles. right now 'srunch time and it comes down to this -- who can excite voters? and who can get them out to caucus come monday? this morning, hillary clinton and bernie sanders both waking up in the hawkeye state with one goal -- trying to convince eyians to pick them. >> i know some of you are still shopping. i like to shop, too. >> reporter:oth sides zig zagging around the state. each logging hundreds of miles. clinton making five campaign stops just this weekend. sanders, seven. over the past two days, more than 2,000 people showed up to hear clinton speak, for sanders on sunday ale, more than 4,000. even he seemed surprised by the turnout. >> this is a lot of people. >> reporter: but with just a week to go, sanders is not
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>> you can tell when a campaign gets nervous, like the clinton campaign, i think they're getting a little nervous, what do you think? >> reporter: from the coveted des moines register to the boston globe saying it's clinton who would make a better president. and those are endorsements her team is very happy about this morning. now possibly a new contender. abc news has confirmed that former new york city mayor michae bloomberg is considering seriously jumumping int this race to run as an independent. >> more on that in aminute. thank you, cecilia. the gop race now and donald trump in both up in iowa and new hampshire. tom llamas tracking it all. >> reporter: donald trump stayed at a holiday inn in iowa over the weekd. a very rare move for the front-runner who usually jets
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it shows he's committed in his own way. with those new poll numbers he's probably wishing voting staed today. >> it's crunch time, folks. >> reporter: and donald trump may be thinking he's unstoppable. >> i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters. okay? >> reporter: as trurp preached to his faithful over the weekend, a prost in a red turban interrupting him as he spoke about terrorism. >> bye. good-bye good-bye. >> reporter: trump telling the crowd the man won't be getting one of those now-famous trump hats. new polls show in iowa it's his race to lose. >> wow! >> reporter: but cruz issuing a war call to his supporters. >> if a republican cdidate has
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embraced a bernie sanders-style socialized medicine for all, is there any chance on earth that candidate would actuay repeal obama care? >> reporter: conservative talk show host glenn beck who endorsed cruz on saturday pledging to go door to door as "snl" had some fun with trump's recent endorsement. >> i wanted to take a break from my full-time career of writing things on facebook. >> reporter: tina fey repricing her role on snl. >> she's a fire cracker. she's a real pistol. she's crazy, isn't she? >> that was so good. today, former texas governor rick perry who twice tried seeking the republican nomination will endorse senator ted cruz. he'll be a campaign surrogate with a focus on veteran issues. zblrjts let's bring in jon karl to talk more about this.
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candidates who went after donald trump, he paid the price. he's feeling the momentum of donald trump right now. >> especially in iowa, george, a coup of weeks ago, it looked like cruz was the front-runner in iowa. take a look at this new poll from fox news. donald trump has a double-digit lead among republicans in iowa. geor, if he can pull o a win in iowa, it's hard to see where he loses because his lead in new hampshirend the states that follow are considerably larger. >> let's talk about mike bloomberg right now the billionaire former mayor of new york. has had his eye on the white house for a long time. said he's willing to spend a big fortune if the conditions right. >> if he sees a situation where it looks like bernie sanders will be the democrat, donald trump or ted cruz would be the republican, he believes this is an historic opportunity for an
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he's likely to run. >> lot of debate over which party that will help and hurt. we'll move on now to that massive man hunt that's under way after three inmates e escaped a california jail. abc's kanya whitworth has the latest. >> reporter: california on edge as the search for three escaped inmates turns despererate. >> it's not unlike this type of individual to obtain a weapon. >> reporter: officials say the three men on the run for a fourth day are considered armed an dangerous. they escaped from a maximum security jail friday, after cutting through a metal grate and half-inch steel bars, making their way to this roof and using a rope like this to rappel to the ground. >> the immediate thing that jumped out to me they had help and probably insid help. >> reporter: you can see in this surveillance video released overnight, a shadowy figure and
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they believe that's one of the men moving across the roof. 37-year-old hossein nayeri charged with kidnapping and torture. 43-year-old bac duong charged with attempted murder. jonathan tieu charged with murder. authories believe it's gang-relat. he's been in jail since he was 15. this morning, authorities are now expanding their search area more than 20 miles. this is the first escape from this jail in 20 years and they're offering a $50,000 reward for their capture. robin. >> a right, thank you, kanya. amy has the other big stories, including a new disturbing video from isis. isis has released a video praising the paris terrorist attackers.
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attackers before their assault on paris. the men also have threatened to attack london. midair scare for passengers flying from miami to milan, italy the american airlines flight had to land in canada after hitting severe turbulence. four passengers and three flight attendants were injured. also a delta flight divertrted. el nino is speedingp erosion in california. the backyard of this home near san ancisco is gone. you see that stretching over the cliff. units in nearby apartment complex have beenn condemned as it slips away. and finally, a diver in mexico wanted to get extra close for some reason to a great white shark, so he reached out and touched him in the nose. he did this as his friend held
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luckily for him, the shark took the bait not his hand. lucky, indeed. > i think he just got lucky. >> you're in the lead for the week. >> thank you. >> good start. matchup for super bowl 50 right now. stage set after championship sunday, denver broncos are going to take on the carolina panthers. peyton manning up against cam newton after the broncos roughed up tom brady and the new england patriots. abc's ryan smith here with the latest. >> reporter: old school versus new. 26-year-old cam newton and the panthers versus peyton manning and the e denver bncos. who had a win for the ages. >> denver wins it, heading to super bowl r50. >> reporter: this morning, peyton maing, heading back to the super bowl for a fourth time. after winning a knockdown, grind it out football battle against his biggest on-fie rival.
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>> that's a touch down! >> reporter: their afc championship game sunday night. an instant clsic. >> brady fields the snap. >> reporter: the broncos' defense d doing the talking in this slugfest. hitting brady over 20 times. the most hits on any quarterback in a game this season. even denver police poking fun at the patriots tweeting out at a missing person notification on the patriots' defense. with jt 12 secononds to play, brady fighting back. >> it's caught by gronkowski! >> reporter: throwing this touchdown strike and just a two-point conversion away from tying it up when this s happened >> it's tipped in the air and it's intercepted! >> reporter: the broncos clinch clinching the win. >> two gat football teams going at it. >> reporter: the broncos now set
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panthers in the super bowl the panthers losing only one game all season. dominating a 34-point win over the arizona cardinals sunday night. their star cam newton, dancing his way into the end zone twice. now, as they get ready for the biggest game of all, it's the young star versus one of the greatetest. so, manning saying 's not getting into what if scenarios whether the super bowl can be the last game. but he did have to answer to this. >> limited amountt of playoff games -- uh, just a few minutes. >> that's his 4-year-old son. take a look. proving that even a super bowl quarterback can be owned by a preschooler. >> it's like the opposit of steph curry's daughter. ke i got this one, dad. >> thank you, ryan. back out to rob. >> hey, george, lot of new yorkers probably watching those
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sunny morning in philadelphia. but a lot of snow there as well. more people trying to get to work after that massive blizzard. schools are closed in philly this morning and 80 million people all across the country feeling the effects of ts storm. >> still trying to dig out. also right now, countdown to iowa is on. caucucuses just one week away. pos have donald trump and hillary clinton out front. and word that a new name could be entering the race, former new york city mayor michael bloomberg. n new video from the earthquake that shook southern
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the strongesto hit that region in decade and you can see it right there. also this morning -- video of a police officer playing basketball with neighborhood kids.. itent viral. sara. >> he said he was going to bring backup for the rematch. look who he brought. i don't think anyone saw this coming. shaquille o'neal. we'll hearr fr the cop who made it all happen coming up. >> that's some backup. >> that's a big backup. >> 7 feet of it. also first in this half-hour, the murder case captivating the nation. now steven avery the convicted killer from the netflix making a murderer is breaking his silence. his w lawyer says she has evidence that will set him free. abc's linsey davis is here. >> reporter: she's using twier
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announcing to her followers that she won't quit until she's out this morng, the man at the center of making a murderer, the netflix series that's captivated the nation is speaking out from prison for the first time since the show's debut. steven avery wrote a three-page letter to abc affiliate to saying the rea killer is still out there, w is he stalking now? avery is serving a life sentence for the 2005 murder of teresa halbach. he previously served 18 years in prison for a rape he did not commit. his defense attorneys claim avery was framed by the local count sheriff's department because of that multimillion-dollar lawsuit. >> how many t times wil steven avery be charged with rapes he didn't commit snr. >> reporter: also included in
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interview from his ex-girlfriend. >> what do you want people to know? >> the truth. >> which is? >> what a monster he is. and he's not innocent. >> he suggested that the state must have gotten to her and paid her off to get her to say bad things about him. >> reporter: meanwhile ery's new attorney tweeting she visid her client and reviewe his 38 boxes of files adding he remains innocent and framed. telling the "the new york times" that she'll present new evidence in court. his former defense attorney telling abc news, while he sometimes question his innocence -- >> a big part of me worries he might be guilty if convicting people on maybes, or possiblies is how this system woworked, that's great. but that's not how the system is
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>> one of the local sheriff's deputies has been accused off possibly planting evidence against avery has spoken out, be careful what you wish for if even avery is ever freed he might just become your neighbor. ron. >> thank you, linsey. more from dan abrams and nancy grace. joining us from atlanta. good to have you both here wit us. you both have gone over the evidence and you feel that avery is guilty. but nancy, what do you make of the letter he recently wrote? >> well, i'm not sprised about the letter and i find it interesting that he's actually quoting under the bible. he'll be set free by the truth. the truth in my mind is what convicted to start with. what i found to be the most compelling evidence of all, other than teresa halbach's bones, all of them, 270-plus
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within the steel raid yells of a tire, that was burned there. it's called sweat dna. steven avery's sweat dna -- there's no dna in sweat. but, blood cells, skin cells come out in your sweat and that's under her hood latch, there's no known way to extract sweat from a human, like -- you can force someone to give their blood, their hair, their fingerprints, they're walking their speech, but not their sweat. her sweat is under her car hood. >> you feel that the evidence is overwhelming. dan, we heard from linsey's report, he has a new >> she'll haveo have something
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is re-evaluating this juror, is now rethinking to get a new trial, remember this has word its way up through the wisconsin courts already. the wisconsin supreme court has already heard this and rejected this. she'll need something new that can literally prove to some degree by convincing evidence that either the ed was planted or that someone else did it. and that's not going to be easy when you got all of this evidence. so, one new question about a police officer isn't going to be enough to get him a new trial. she'll literally need a convincing piece of evidence. >> he's right. he's right. that's been argued so many times, newly-discovered evidence. another prong to newly-discovered evidence it could not have been discoverable at the time of the trial. it has to be new. dan was correctly desibing the juror rethinking, while another juror has told us that they
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night that steven avery was convicted and if he got out and they wou be quote sick. i take offense with steven avery jumping up from behind bars and saying she was paid to say he was a monster. >> let's talk about that. >> i didn't pay him. >> this is her -- this is his ex-girlfriend who was on nancy's show talking about the fact that she felt that he's a monster snow. someone who's depicted in the documentary as being simp thet take him. just another person who's trying to falsely steven avery and now a whole list o of them. the defense attorney said it just takes one person. >> lot of people are aware of this of course because of the documentary. public opinion, it shouldn't play a factor at all, but doe it, nancy? >> hey, if public opinion counted o.j. simpson would have been behind bars on double
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>> it gets a judge to look more carefully at the case. i don't think it will change it. >> d dan always, nancy good to see you. thanks so much. >> bye, guys. thank you, coming up here on "good morning america" -- the supermom caught on camera fighting a carjackers while her kids were trapped inside. now, she'speaking out about those terrifying moments. stand out. by design. that feeling recaptured. by design. here you are. anything i can do to make your stay more magical? well, i wish we could have even more park time. have dinner with a princess. oo i want to ride the monorail! oh, take a break by the pool. but be back in time fofireworks.
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and we're back now with our brave florida mom caught on camera fighting off car jackers threatening her kids inside. she's speaking out in an abc news exclusive. gio benitez with that. >> reporter: this brave, fearless mom, this will have you asking yourself, what would i do? she was out to protect her children. it all happenedn a blink of an eye. a trip to the gas station, turning into a heroic moment for a florida mom. watch as she fights off two
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to steal her car while her children sit inside. >> i had my kids in the car. he got in the car. >> reporter: she was traveling to miami with her 1-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son when she stopped to get gas. while at the pump police say these two men, juan carlos gonzales, tried to carjack her padron sprang into action. a security camera at the gas station capturing it all. the protective mother diving into the car after one of the man pulling him out of the vehicle, stripping off his mask. they're then seen running off camera, allegedly fleeing the scene in a getaway car. >> i didn't think aboututhat they could do to me. i just thought about the kids. >> repter: padron's son watching the whole thing from
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>>y mom yelling at him. getting o out of the car. >> reporter: the suspects spotted less than a mile from the gas station. police arresting the men. the trio now behind bars, facing charges for alleged car jacking. mom and kids are clearly all safe. the suspects haven't entered a plea just yet. message to all crooks right now -- if you're coming between a mom and her kids, watch out. >> gee owe, thanks very much. rooting for what this cop did for a group of kids and what shaquille o'neal did as well.asked them... are you completely prepared for retirement? okay, mostly prered? could you save 1% more of your income? it doesn't sound like much,
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noetd note. ack now with what may be the best surprise ever. florida police officer called in foa noise complaints. he joined the basketball game. it was 5:00 in the afternoon. he brought in nba superstar shaquille o'neal. abc's t.j. holmes has more. >> reporter: call him backup and
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probably sre some people straight. they responded to a noise complaint about kids playing basketball went viral and his response was essentially, a are you kidding me? this was clearly a slam-dunk case. when gainesville police officer bobby wte responded to a complaint about a group of kids playing basketball too loudly in the street -- he cried foul. >> can you believe someone is calling to complain about kids playing basketball in the street? >> it's 5:00 in the afternoon and kids being kids, playing basketball -- >>. >> reporter: dark cam video of the street surprise. has been viewed more than 15 million times. ewed by another big basketball fan. shaquille o'neal surprised officer white saturday and offered to back him up in a rematch. >> it's unbelievable. >> told you ias going to bring some backup.
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game of a lifetime. and a profitable free-throw challenge. >> if you make one you get $100. >> reporter: a few hundred dollars and a few signed basketball letters, hee ended with. >> i will respect my elders and especially my parents. love you guys. >> shaq saw this, 15 million people saw it onne. showed up at the police department and that was the result. >> kudos to the police officer there. getting to know the community. >>5:00 in the afternoon, lot of worse things kids could be doing. >> how times has this network and others has shown videos gone sideways.
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sflmplt welcome back to " "good morning america" from queens, check out this video in snowshoe, west virginia, another storm is cranking across the midwest. lesser amounts are expected
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be aware for slick"show open " sabrina: elias: a quick check of traffic this morning... this is i-235 at valley west... [current conditions] elias: good morning i'm elias johnson... it's 7:56. elias: the big 12 takes ames as the 19th ranked cyclones kansas i-s-u students even began camping outside hilton after last monday's win over oklahoma... but the fans faced some trouble thursday, when fire officials say a propane heater in one of the tents started a fire. firefighters say folks just need to be a little more cautious. paul sandoval, ames
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we ask the students to be very careful whenever they're trying to heat an area there. it's a good idea to always have an extinguisher there and to have somebody be alert and watch for the heating unit itself." elias: school officials say they will discuss the incident and how to be more pro- active in the future. sabrina: meterologist keeping a close conditions... hey sam... sam/ weather adlib: we are expecting a wide range of weather today, all of which have a chance to impact parts of your daily commute. things will start mainly dry across the state through the morning hours but patchy especially across iowa. this afternoon a dropping through the winds out of the northwest and sweeping down colder air. snow will follow the cold front in the afternoon through the evening. most of the snow accumulation will occur in northern iowa especially around the highway 20 corridor with about 1 blowing snow and drifting will be a possibility, and things could be especially slick if we get isolated patches of ice from the morning freezing
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might see a bit of snow but we will likely see less than an inch. the snow will end state- wide tonight with the winds remaining very strong out of the northwest and lows falling into the mid 20s. tuesday will be partly sunny with more windy and cold conditions as highs stay in the upper 20s. we will warm up starting on wednesday and it looks like we'll have 40s and almost 50s by the end of the week! sabrina: elias:
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m., the big digout. millions scrambling to clean up and t out this morning after it left thousasands straed on highways. >> i just want to get out of here and go home. >> thousands of flights canceled. the latest as so many try to get on the road to work. > madonna's fight. the surstar reveals what's keepinher going right now as she fights for her son in an international custody battle. shonda rhimes trending huge overhe weekend, speaking out about men, diversity and hollywood right now.
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are never anybody's sidekick in real life. >> as the oscars producer reveals that chris rock has torn up his monologue and is rewriting the show. kim cattrall gets candid about age and happiness in your 50s. >> younger isn't where it's at, older and feeling young is where it's at. >> how she's shaking things up. the secrets of the original santha as w we say -- good morning america that was a good morning from kim cattrall right there. now you're looking live at our super savers stadium. our super savers comi in right now. they're e going toompete today, head to head, to try to save you money. share their secrets on how to do it. >> we never know wt's going on upstairs. right above us right now -- we
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for ourselves. also this morning -- she's known as the queen of organizing, best-selling author marie kondo is showing you how to declutter your life and find joy at the samame time. you spent time with her, sara. >> i did. she's absolutely amazing. i have redone my own drawers. i'll show you, i'm an expert now. take a look at this video got everyone seeing the fun side of all that snow. that's a panda at the national zoo. he's coming up in pop -- that's flexibility at its best right there. >> good, little nugget there. let's get to amy for the morng rundown. the big story this morning, of course the blizzard that brought so many cities along the east coast to a standstill and now it's making travel miserable. federal offices in washington remain closed. so are state offices in west virginia. in virginia.
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than 2 dozen deaths and abc's eva pilgrim has more on the big digout. >> reporter: the big digout, cleanup this morning after the weekend's record snowfall. blinding snow and fierce winds crippling major cities. d.c., philadelphia and new york, feeling mother nature's punch. >> people have to take very seriously what's going on here. >> reporter: along the jersey shore, huge chunks of ice floating down the streets and in me areas, water reaching higher levels than hurricane sandy. travel hit especially hard, the storm grounding more than 14,000 flights. cancellations continuing this morning. >> i just want to get out of here and go home. >> reporter: some drivers are thankful to nally be home after being stuck on the pennsylvania turnpike. >> we have been stuck in the truck for 13 1/2 hours. >> reporter: the duquesne basketball team not movi an inch for 22 hours. >> it was a long time, but we -- we did things to make the time go by. >> reporter: making snow angels
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this storm is being blamed for 31 deaths, including a mother and her 1-year-old who died from carbon monoxide poisoning. snow blocking their tail pipe. this battalion chief said one of the best things you can do when stranded, run your car 10 minutes every hour with your window cracked open just in case your car is blocked by snow. for "goodorning america," eva pilgrim, abc news, philadelphia. >> and for the latest on travel delays, , you can gon to goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! new details on the possibility of former new york city mayor michael bloomberg entering the race for president as a third-party candidate. sources say that he'll coconsider e eering thrace in march if bernie sanders has a good chance of winning the democratic nomination. and if either donald trump or ted cruz appear likely to win the republican nomination. the hunt for three escaped prisoners in california is growing more desperate today.
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security jail in orange county by cutting through a grate and rappelling down ropes made from bedsheets. a $50,000 reward is offered for information leading to their capture. and an update on this skier. look at this, caught on camera. tumbling 1,000 feet down on a mountain in alaska. that's angel collinson, she could be heard yelling "i'm okay" after she finally came to a stop. she injured just two of her fingers. otheise, he sees completely fine. that is remarkable. and finally, a more heavenly sight on this snow. of course, everyone wanted to o go edding here in new york, including these three nuns. yeah, some of the city's best sledding slopes are just about a mile north of st. patrick's cathedral, and ty certainly took advantage of it. yep, they stayed in full habit
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you can see they're having fun. giving new meaning to the term snow angels. >> that's true. let's go to sara. >> let's take a look at what's coming up on the "good morning america morning menu." madonna sharing a powerful message from fans and superproducer shonda rhimes speaking out about diversity. and what's n normal inhollywood. plus, the queen of organizing is back. marie kondo sharing secrets in her first u.s. interview. how to declutter your life and find joy. all that and my favorite, the girl scouts are here! oh, wait. oh, my gosh. coming up live right here in times square. "good morning america's" morning menu is brought to you by new centrum vitamins.
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whether it's 30-years old or 30-days old, carmax will appraise it in as little as 30 minutes. and th your only concern will be how to spend the cash. rad. welcome back to "good morning america". the latest now on madonna's custody battle. she's thanking fans who have supportsed her. reena ninan here with the story. >> reporter: teenagers always seem to think that they know better than mom. and in just a matter of days, a judge will weigh in on whether madonna's son rocco can be forced to return back to new york and rocco even getting his own attorney. madonna may be the queen of pop and the material girl, but she's also a proud mom. happy birthday >> reporter: over the weekend, the 57-year-old pop icon leadiding
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miami in a chorus of "happy birthday" for her 10-year-old daughter mercy james. >> fans usually think of madonna, the superstar and they think of a lot of controversial things, the things that she's proudest of is being a great mom. >> reporter: it's been a trying new year for the mother of four. >> i have gone through challengg times in my life. >> reporter: the star recely sharing a tearful moment with fans at her mexico city show seemingly about her custody tug of war with ex-husband guy richie. over their 15-year-old son rocco. >> rocco is tired of being on tour with his mother. you can imagine that you're a kid, sitting in some green room or some dressing room backstage, it's probably not a lot of fun. >> reporter: rocco has reportedly missed school since visiting his father in the uk. in december. a new york city judge ordered richie to return their son to new york after
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the court in late december. over the weekend, the "express urself" singer posting this picture of a letter she received from her fans, expressing their unconditional support for the singer during her time of need, writing, we're crying with you but we know you'll get through this. as you always do. the singerer caption the post, thanks so much for this, it means a lot to me. one word of kindness it can save me. >> really sent the message to fans that your support means a great deal to me. i'm not in this alone. >> reporter: madonna trying to stay positive. posting this selfie saying, she's moving forward. nowhere else to go. and we reached out to guy, we received no comment. they're due in court on february 3rd. you know, i got preschoolers, god, please let me get through the diapers and sleeping through the ght. but you forget how trying the teaged years are. >> and this is so complicated. >> all right, reena, thank you.
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growing conversation about diversity in hollywood. "scandal" superproducer and creator shonda rhimes receiving a major award over the weekend. d giving a speech that's making headlines. pointing out she's been creating diverse roles and strong female roles for over ten years. abc's chris connelly has mor >> rorter: from tv producer extraordinaire shonda rhimes responsible for "scandal," grey's anatomy and how to get away with murder. >> women are smart and strong. they are not sex toys or damsels in distress. >> reporter: strong words this weekenend. on the need to create diverse characters in entertainment that reflect reality. >> people of color are not sassy or dangerous or wise. believe me, people of color are never anybody's sidekick in real life.
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about inclusion. kick-started this time by the oscar nominations where,or the second year in a row, none of the 20 acting nods went to a person of color. last week, some industry figures planning to skip the oscars, including will smith. >> this is abobout childn that are gog to sit down and they're going to watch this show and they're not going to see themselves represented. >> reporter: friday, new initiatives from the academy of motion picture arts and science. to double the number of oscar voters who are women and minorities by 2020 and place new limits on the voting privileges of members who haven't remained active in moviemaking. . president saying these new asur will have anan immedia impact. matt damon backing her.
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i thought she did something fast and bold and that was what we needed. >> reporter: and the producer of the oscars, reafrming chris rock's participation. eager to address all the issues. with rock told him, i'm throwing out the show i wrote and writing a new show. for "good morning america," chris connelly. >> we spent some timime with shonda rhimes last year, there, on the studio set and we talked to her about diversity and she had this puzzled look. beuse as she said in her speech, she just writes about life. it's just about how she sees the world, and the world is diverse. and so, ththose are r characters. she's gotten great success. she's in the room. she's making these decisions. you have to have not just a diversity in the films and tv shows and that but the decisionmaking. >> no question chris rock is in the room right
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>> that's one word. because people have reached out to him to get a comment from him and the academy people said, no, we'll wait, you'll hear what he has to say in his monologue >> he has the mike. >> and is live. it's live. we're going to turn to how you can find calm by cutting the clutter. organizing guru marie kondo is back and better than ever. "spark joy" and turn tidying up into an art in her new book. i'm obsessed with this new book. >> spark joy goes even further, making getting rid of the mess a zenlike experience. i got a chance to find out just how itorks. they are losing.
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all over our whole apartment. but what we have the most of are baby clothes. the by clothes are in the dresser in the closet, but they're overflowing. >> reporter: she's got her prioritieses straigh people. thinking of adding to their family of four, including a 14-month-old and henry, 3. they have held on to baby clothes. how do you feel when you walk into your homeme right sw >> a little chaotic. little stressed. >> reporter: are you ready to get rid of things? >> i am ready. >> yes. >> i'm ready. we need to simplify. we need to simplify things and thefore simplify our life. >> hi, good morning. hi. >> i'm marie. >> reporter: before she can begin, marie must first greet
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home know that she's there to begin the job of tidying it up. we take all of the kids' clothes out and go pie by piece to decide what to keep. only keep the items that spark joy. the rest can be given away. kondo even suggests thanking the clothes you have decided to part with. >> thank y you. >> thank you. >> thank you. >> thank you. >> reporter: once our mountain of kids' clothes has been reduced it's time to tackle her most popular organizing tip. the folding method. folding 101. fofolding clhes in half or third, you should end up with a rectangle that stand up by itself. her method works with everything om the finest materials to tiny children's clothes, including kids' socks. when the sorting, the purging
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closets.s. so, how much easier is it with the standing-up method? the result, the kids' room transformed. >> whoa, it's like being at someone else's house. >> okay, now, that was a little tougher with baby clothes by the way. those clothes are tiny. i just did this with my own drawers, because i have a shallow drawer. okay, let's try this. take the shirt, go a third way over. smooth it out. fold the sleeve over. you're going to want to bring the opposite side all of the way across and then flatten that sleeve. then you go from thehe bottom and sometimes this takes, depending how big the clothes is, how many times you fold this way. mine is four. one, two, three, and once it's
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put the collar down like that. the test if you did it right is, if it stays up on its own. >> oh, wow. >> look at that. >> the next step she suggests she color coded it. dark to light in your drawer. >> you can actualllly see -- because when y stack -- >> yeah, you're not going to neglect one of the cute shirts you have on the bottom. >> you know what -- >> i know what i'm doing today. >> i read both books and i couldn't get the knack for this, but now -- >> we got this, robin. >> we actually have more folding tips. at goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! check out. and now, let's head back out to rob on long island city new york. good morning, guys. the sun is coming up but the snow is still here. tight streets like this in queens and brooklyn and the bronx and staten island, they're tough. because you plow the snow up and you basically entomb these cars. there was a lot of p people th were having fun in the snow this
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league rookiof the year, look at the video he posted. from puerto rico, carlos, he's play baseball with some th's great, great stuff. love that. hope you enjoyed the snow this weekend. it's still around this morning. temperatures in the teens away from the water. hard freeze warnings now with temperatures below freezing in some spots.
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>> this snow is really, really packed in. i wish i'd never volunteered. we'll check back in with you guys 20 minutes. right now, "pop news." lot more fun than this. >> poor rob, we'll save you a cookie. you guys, i'll get to these girl scout cookokies. start eating now. because everyone's going to enjoy me if i provide food. time now for "pop news." trending everywhere right now, a first-class fumble. over the weekend, andie macdowell took to twitter to say she was bumped down to coach -- tourist class, otherwise known as coach. her beloved rescue pup, ava, was not allowowed in first class, causing the downgrade. now haters coming out in full force calling out her first-world problems. the truth is, andie is happy flying in coach on a bus or a subway. she was peeved because she didn't get what she paid for.
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reimbursement and she will give it to charity. andie said there was more leg room in coach anyway. everyone should try coach once. >> that new about dogs? >> dogs are allowed but in that situation -- >> because of the new cabins in the first -- so i hear, they don't have places where you can put things underneath. >> all of the animals will be in coach with me. so excited. and kids up and down the east coast enjoying snowmaggedeon. but one little guy in d.c. looked like he had the best time, this is tian tian having a blast playing in the fresh powder. and like the resof the internet watching this on loop, so did jeffrey perez, the maryland dad challenging tian tian to a snow battle. check him out. perez said he's going to bring his family to see tian tian
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which is going to be amazing. the problem is, what if that panda thinks he's a panda and plays rough. i would sut coming as a human. >> i have a question, he just happened to have a panda suit. >> i kind of loved jeffrey that he reached in his closet and pulled out a panda suit. what's in your closet. > finally, the cookies. we have a special "pop news" poppin'. oh, gosh thank you, george. it milk and cookies monday. thanks to the girl scouts of the greater new york council, handing out cookies upstairs. we have some here, too. this morning is the official opening of girl scout cookie season. now, we have all of the different fun ones. thin mint fact here, is the most popular girl scout cookie. which is robin's favorite. beating out the samoa which is
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and the trefoil. there i thought it was the little butter -- >> is that it? >> these are lemones. >> the blue, is that the one? >> it's the shortbread cookie. this one is a good one. you can order online. which helps everyone. last year the website received over 350,000 ords, bringing in more than $10 million to help girls everyone. my peanut butter one didn't even make the top. you love this one, too, george. >> it's good. >> do you remember doing that? do you remember selling? >> i remember buying a lot of them.
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thank you.elias: central iowans celebrated the big ragbrai news from the weekend... shenandoah, creston, and ottumwa have been selected as three of the eight overnight stops along this year's 420-mile ride. more than 100- thousand people are expected to take part in this year's ragbrai, which willtake off from grlenwood on july 24th. elias: with exactly one week until the iowa caucuses, democratic and republican presidential candidates will be ramping up their appearances in iowa... tonight, c-n-n will hold a town hall for the three democrats at drake university. then on thursday, republicans will
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at the iowa events center... all hoping to gain more support before monday. sabrina: elias: well let's get a quick check of the weather with meterologist sam schreier. sam/ weather adlib: we are expecting a wide range of weather today, all of which have a chance to impact parts of your daily commute. things will start mainly dry across the state through the morning hours but patchy freezing fog and drizzle is possible especially across central and northern iowa. this afternoon a cold front will be dropping through the state bringing the winds out of the northwest and sweeping down colder air. snow will follow the cold front in the afternoon through the evening. most of the snow accumulation will occur in northern iowa especially around the highway 20 corridor with about 1 to 3 inches expected. blowing snow and drifting will be a possibility, and things could be especially slick if we get isolated patches of ice from the morning freezing fog/drizzle. the metro might see a bit of snow but we will likely see
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wide tonight with the winds remaining very strong out of the
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botox on the other hand that works every time. >> oh, how we miss her. samantha jones. welcome back to "good morning america." kim cattrall there in the "sex and the city." a faj fan favorite as samantha jones. candid comments about aging and opening up aboutut her newroject this morning, will talk to deb roberts. zblmpls also, a big headline about that popular dating app, tinder, getting an inside look at the new formula they're using to determine who you get matched with. also this morning, a powerful and inspirational story about a father's legacy for his
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katie couric has that story. but we begin this final half-hour with kim cattrall and those comments she's making. about happiness, hollywood and aging. she has a brand-new role and she's getting candid with abc's deborah roberts. >> of course she's candid. a word to describe her could be arless. challenging hollywood stereotypes especially when it comes to aging this is a woman who's firmly in control of her life. for six seseasons antwo movies kim cattrall was the saucy one in the hbo's hit series. "sex in the city." >> i could color all day every day if i had my way. i would use every crayon in my box. >> reporter: samantha jones now meet wife and mom more distracted by menopause than hot sex. >> are you coming? >> i'm going to sit on the couch
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>> good luck with that. >> reporter:r: your chacter can't be more opposite than samantha. we met over r salad ansalmon in new york city. and talked about her newew series "sensitive skin." it's kind of your baby, you're an executive producer. you're starring in it. >> it's the longest gestation period i think in the history of babyhood. thought, wow, this is a story that n nobody is telling. >> reporter: cattrall stars as a former model coming to terms with aging, something that she's exploring in real life. >> it was more of an emotional journey of saying i'm in my 50s, now what? life is beginning again and she's not completely prepared for it. it can be a scary place but it's also new fresh fodder for lot of people thought there
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is that something's in the cards? >> i don't know. it would be a tough script to write. it would love to go back. >> reporter: yet, kim cattrall isn't looking backward. she's shaking things up, redefining what it means to be a fulfilled and a beautiful woman. >> i tricked my body into thinking it's younger. >> reporter: post-t-38 in hollywood it's hard to, you know -- >> 35. >> reporter: post-35. it's hard -- >> it's hard to be 35. >> reporter: how hard is it to get older in hollywood? >> i turned down a lot of work where i felt i would b be playin grotesque when you think of aging, something like a disease, but younger isn't where it's at. older and feeling young is where it's at. >> single and serene for kim cattrall happiness these days looks different than it did years ago.
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and contentment? >> my life will change and it will evolvlve as i g older and i'm accepting that, instead of fighting against it, and that kind of letting go, i think, does start to begin to feel like peace. >> and her peace is infectious. her new show "sensitive skin" is critically acclaimed. season two will be rolling out later this year, something that kim is fiercely proud of. she's got other ideas for projects she's hoping to get going. kim cattrall isn't waiting for the phone to ring. she's making calls herselflf. >> instead of talking the calls but making the calls. i'm happy for her. she seems at peace. >> very, very happy and empowering about women. >> it's not just in hollywood but just in society, getting older, it's just viewed a certain way. and as the saying goes, it beats the alternative. >> that's exactly right.
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>> thank you. as you said season 1 of "sensitive skin" is streaming now on netflix. the popular dating app tinder now, we have an inside look on a new feature to help you find the perfect match. it's called the desirability rating. nick watt has more. >> you know who i found on tinder? i found a bunch of girls who aren't interested in me. >> reporter: yes, so, wise teens on "black-ish." that's what they're working on you swipright if you like, left if it's a no-no. they're using g a new sursecret formula, a desirability rating. >> it's a measure of the swipe left/swipe right r ratio. >> reporter: they still show you potential matches based on interest, location, et cetera. but now, the first ones you see will be folks in your league. >> individuals are presenting with individuals who are also at
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>> i know everything. >> reporter: a journalist uncovered the truth, only one who knows his rating. you get a sense of how many people are swiping right on you but also how many folks find you disposable disposable. >> reporter: tinder told austin his rating when he was writing about the app for the magazine "fast company." >> my score came out to 946. >> desirability is far more nuanced. than kwlo someone is physically lyly attractive or not. >> reporter: the average they say is about 800. so chin up, austin. most of us will never ever known. >> tinder users can't learn their desirability measure because it's constantly changing. >> reporter: would you want to know? would you? be honest. for "good morning america," nick watt, abc news, los angeles. >> who would want to know at the table? >> no. >> no, no, no. >> no way. let's g go to rob on long
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>> hey, george, we're trying to you got to be careful about your neighbors. there's just no place to put this snow. you don't want to bury another car. you have to find a spot where there's already a pile. the other strategy of course is to scrape it out into the street and have the cars roll over it, but then it refreezes overnight. that's going to be the battle here really across several big cities with all this snow we got. will track north. as it does that, the south will be warming up. into the 70s across southern california. that sounds real >> this weather report is brought to you by walgreens.
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help, come on. >> you are getting a workout today. no need to go to the gym. >> watch your back, bend your knees. >> exactly. >> breathe. >> thank you. coming up -- a great story coming up.
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daughter. we have a sad and a
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father's gift to his daughter. in "the new york times" best-selling memoir "when breath becomes air," dr. paul kalanithi shares his story. chief global a anchor kae couric has his storory. >> reporter: paul was the modern definition of a renaissance man, he majored in english and biology at stanford. he went on to receive masters trees in bothnglish literature and philosophy before heading to yale. >> we met as first-year medical students. at firirst i thoht he was this boring guy who wanted to be a doctor, he was really serious, i realized on his medical school i.d. he was wearing a fake mustache. so, that was when i first had a crush on him. >> reporter: paul continued his medical career becoming a neurosurgeon at stanford. where his wife lucy is an internist. their lives s and cares were aring. but at 36, paul got some devastating news.
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stage 4. >> we had seen that bad things can happen, you know when you're a doctor, you see that dayay in and day out. we sort of had this feeling of, oh, my gosh, it's our turn now. >> reporter: how did cancer change your relationship? >> after he got diagnosed i said what do you need from me? do you want to travel with your brothers? do you want me to help you accomplish something that doesn't include me? and for him to say, no, i want to be with you in our house, i want to go back to our honeymoon destination. it was so romantic and amazing. >> reporter: paul wanted to chronicle his final days in a memoir called "when breath becomes air." now a "the w york times" best-seller. that wasn't the only legacy he would leave behind. he and lucy decided to have a baby. >> i asked him, don't you think
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good-bye to will make your death more painful, and his answer really astounded me, wouldn't it be great if it did? what he meant by that, if a child brings such a degree of meaning that it becomes even more painful to leave -- etter to have experienced that meaning and that level of love. >> yeah, and when she was born, we were so thrilled and his book title is "when breath becomes air." i look back for her that was the moment that air became breath. >> there is perhaps only one thing to say to this infantho is all future, overlapping briefly with me whose life barring the improbable has all but passed. that message is simple -- you filled a dying man's days with joy, a joy unknown to me in all of my prior years. a joy does not hunger for more and more. but rest satisfied.
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>> we'e'll be ba. all right, we're back now with super savers stadium. look at this, with the biggest names in bargains showing us how to save. our experts are going head to head competing live in jt a moment. but first, abc's rebecca jarvis has more on how to make the most of your money. >> reporter: ever wonder what a shark would say is the best way r you to build wealth right now? ask shark kevin o'leary and he'll tell you. >> saving money is the key to long-term success. if ias in debt, i would do whatever it takes -- save all my napkins when i went to a fast-food restaurant so i didn't have to buy them. debt is a killer. >>eporter: 1 in 3 american households live paycheck to
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carrying $130,000 in debt. tiffany, otherwise known as the budgetnista, says that she begun her climb out of dt when she had no job. >> i was a preschoolteacher. >> reporter: the key says tiffany to getting rid of that 300,000 in debt was cutting back on housing costs. first, moving in with her pares, then friends. she also used the website magnify money, to transfer her existing card balances that involved no fees. that enabled her to pay down her credit card debt considerably faster. today,tyny is out of her economic hole. she's the owner of a financial advising business. and using her savings to travel the world. what's the lesson you want people t take away from your story?
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>> reporter: for "good morning america," rebecca jarvis, abc ne, new york. thank k you, rebca. joining you now three super saving all-stars. first, we have the krazy coupon lady. next up, mark, consumer reporter and author of "bargain fever," and rounding out the group is a person finance expert, known as the money coach. welcome to everyone. in each round, we're going to spin for category. the person with the biggest percentage in savings wins that round. today's just part one of a two-day competition. the wheel, and there it goes. all right, our first category is -- groceries. joanie, tell us what your secret is for saving on food. >> all right, here i iis. buy your snacks online at jet.com,m, a new railer aiming to take a bite out of amazon business. by offering free two-day shipping without any annual
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i bought five megasize boxes of individually packaged snacks, they would have cost me $150 at my supermarket. at jet.com prices, i paid only $59.46, that's a 60% savings. >> all right. okay, mark, you're up next. >> i say turn your smartphone into an instant coupon clipper, using an app like pushpins. put your grocery lisin there. will find deals for you. i looked at three kids' staples. peanut butter mac and cheese and ice cream. i paid $11.56. 24% savings. >> very nice. anlynette, take it away. >> buy your diary items from the drugstore rather than the grocery store. you know, drugstores often put eggs on sale to get customers in the door. if you are going to buy a gallon of milk, cheese and ice cream,
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nationwide, $8.19. on sale at the drugstore, it's only $4. that's a savings of 51%. >> very nice, i'm impressed alsoith these stats you're all memorizing. the second wheel spinning here. is it spinning? there it goes. the next category is vacation. all right. mark, lead us off. >> my tip on vacations, spend less on a hotel? head to a big box store, costco or sam's club. with gift cards. that's 20% off. >> all right, very nice. okay, lynette. >> book a hotel room with confidence. even if the price drops later you're covered and protected. use a website called tingo, and guess what they do, they'll give you a refund automatically to your credit card, if the price drops any
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if you're going to spend $100 a night at a hotel, for two nights, $200 total, the average refund on tingo is going to bring your cost down to $132. that's a savings of 34%. >> very nice. all right, joanie. >> if you want a cheap vacation, especially in the spring or fallbook a repositioning cruise. some ships change locations at the end of thseason. alaska cruise normally you cost $135 a night. when it repositions at the bebeginning mexico travel season, you can get itor $83. that's a 39% savings. >> wow, very impressive. that's joanie, mark and lynette. athe end of today's competition, joanie's in the lead so far. tune in tomorrow to get more savings secrets and see who will
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we'll be right back. "good morning america" is brought to you by carmax, the bright side of car buying. we can't wait for you to see our studio audience, but before we go, little "gma" rewind. some bonus time there. >> that's my niece right there, happy birthday, sweet 16. >> and right there in the middle, kristen, raiseour hand, okay, fellow thriver, had a st cell transplant 14 years ago, and she's an oncology nurse. and over there, yore celebrating your birthday? >> another birthday. also a sweet 16. >> yeah. >> let's give them a birthday present. another look at the panda in the snow, come on. >> oh, can't get enough of that. >> tian tian. >> that's why some people can't get home and they're here with us because of all the snow. but got to love the panda. thanks for watching, everybody
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elias: showdowns in the big 12 takes place tonight in ames as the 19th ranked cyclones take on number 3 kansas i-s-u students begam camping outside hilton after last monday's win over oklahoma... but the fans faced some trouble fire officials say in one of the fire. firefighters say folks just need to be a little more cautious. paul sandoval, ames order to prevent it, we ask the students to be very careful whenever they're trying to heat an area there. it's a good idea to always have an extinguisher there and to have somebody be alert and watch for the heating unit itself." elias: school officials say they will discuss the incident and how to be more pro- active in the future. sabrina: meterologist sam schreier is keeping a close watch on the current conditions... hey sam... sam/ weather adlib: we are expecting a wide range of weather today, all of which have a chance to impact parts of your daily commute. things will start mainly dry across the state through the morning
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freezing fog and drizzle is possible especially across central and northern iowa. this afternoon a cold front will be dropping through the state bringing the winds out of the northwest and sweeping down colder air. snow will follow the cold front in the afternoon through the evening. most of the snow accumulation will occur in northern iowa especially around the highway 20 corridor with about 1 to 3 inches expected. blowing snow and drifting will be a possibility, and things could be especially slick if we get isolated patches of ice from the morning freezing fog/drizzle. the metro might see a bit of snow but we will likely see less than an inch. the snow will end state- wide tonight with the winds remaining very strong out of the northwest and lows falling into the mid 20s. tuesday will be partly sunny with more windy and cold conditions as highs stay in the upper 20s. we will warm up starting on wednesday
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