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exposure for anthony weiner. the documentary about his scandalins prestigious awards in "the skinny" on this monday, february 1st. >> announcer: from abc ns, this is "world news now." >> hey, good monday morning, everyone. i'm reena ninan. happy iowa caucus day. >> that's right. and groundhog's day eve, as well big decisions coming. some iowa voters might see their shadow. that is where we start. the presidential candidates face their first test at the ballot bobox in today's iowa caucuses. >> the tight race there with both parties as the candidates squeeze in last minute rallies and events. >> on the republican side, donald trump has retaken the leaded from senator ted cruz with marco rubio in aistant third place. our coverage begins with abc's tomium maz. >> reporter: in iowa, donald trump and his family trying to close their biggest
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the best deal maker, the best master negotiator. >> reporter: shakiking hands signing autographs, even holding babies. an all-out push to tururn poll numbers into real votes. >> i don't care if you're feeling horrible, you have a 104 temperature, the dtor says you can't lee. it will bhe end of you if you leave bed. you can't leave, you won't be able to make it. get out of bed and caucus. >> the man that wants to win iowa, his wife by his side. how do you close this deal? >> trump's sons at a shooting range sounding like their dad. >> a poll came out where he's doing very, very well. i think you all saw that. fingers crossed. >> trump. church receiving a blessin from the pastor. senator ted cruz also attending church, both candidates
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votes snee senator, happy sunday. did you pray for victory? >> i prayed that god's will be done. >> did you pray for donald trump or senator rubio? >> you know what, i actually did. >> i'm lifting up in prayers all the candidates who are running that god's blessing and peace and love be upon them. >> reporter: in the final days, cruz slipping under heavy fire from trump but another rival, senator marco rubio with the political play casting cruz as the favorite, setting expectations sky high. >> ted cruz is carly the front-runner. >> he has 10,000 volunteers. he spent millions of dollars. >> rubio pulling in third place hoping for a cruz crash and leaving iowa voters with this. >> i will never embarrass you. >> as for the trump family, melania tells me she's excited the entire family stays higher in iowa. as for the campaign itself, staffers are anxious but confident. one top lel aide telling me few people have won the iowa caucuses.
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>>n the democratic side, hillary clinton's final push for votes has turned into a full-fledged family affair. daughter chelsea and former president bill clinton hit up the crowds as hillary clinton continued to downplay questions whether she broke the law with government e-mails 0 her private server. yesterday, clinton traveled nearly 300 miles across iowa, nearly twice the ground covered by bernie sanders. >> t big question is will that be enough for clinton to outpace clinton at the polls. the latest poll shows them in a statistical tie and yesterday sanders appeared confident. this land is your land, this land is my land > sanders announced yesterday that his campaign has raised more than $20 million in january, asserting that he will continue to match clinton's considerable corporate resources. and stay with abc news all day
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our live coverage from iowa on "good morning america" and the entire political team reporting this evening on "world news now." look for an i iowa cauc wrap-up on "world news now" tomorrow morning. >> big day. two virginia tech students are being held arrested after kidnapping and murder of a 13-year-old girl. friends can't believe the pair would be involved in such a brutal crime. ears abc's eva pilgrim. >> reporter: two virginia tech students under rest in conntion with the death of 13-year-old nicole lovell. >> late saturday night, the investation led us to 18-year-old david tefrlg eisenhauer, a virginia tech student. >> reporter: police say he was charged with kidnapping and murder, knew the victim, and that he used that relationship to his advantage. eisenhauers an engineering major and track star seen here in a profile by our abc affilie in baltimore. sophomore natalee keepers charged as an accessory, accused of helping him get rid of the body. lovell's parents say she disappeared after climbing out
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more than 1,000 volunteers searched for days. lovell had a liver transplant as a young child and needed daily medication. >> i didn't think that would happen to her. because she was always the cutest little thing. >> reporter: saturday, police discovered her body 80 miles away. lovell's father breaking the news on facebook, devastated to learn that my daughter has been found dead. i'm so in shock. i kn nothing more toay. i'm broken." both suspects are being held without bail. eva pilgrim, abc news, new york. >> overseas to syria where triple bombings killed at least 50. more than 100 others were wounded. isis is claiming responsibility. the attack comes as factions are gathering for peace talks in geneva. those talks have yet to get under way. there was some movement. a u.n. mediator met for the first time with the main opposition delegation sfloots world health organization is
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today over ways to battle the growing zika virus outbreak. it c declare a global health emgency. the virus has bn linked to brain damage in thousands of babies mtly in south america. >> here at home, a major wier storm is developing in the southwest and moving across the country. strong winds toppled trees in southern calirnia. killing at least one person in san diego. heavy ins flooded lanes on the 101 and pacific coast highways and to the east, snow has dropped up to nearly a foot of snow in parts of reno with more to come. accuweather's paul williams tells us the storm is taking aim at the plains and midwest. >> thanks, phillip, ena. winter storm brewing with disruptive snow throughout utah, colorado, new mexico and arizona where dangerous cross winds and treacherous travel and the blizzard evolves and on the move
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omaha and reaching up towards green bay by wednesday morning. we're looking at a combination of blowing and drifting snow, travel being very dangerou road closures in abunnce. so hold on to your hats. this is a real one. reena, phillip? >> okay, paul williams, thank you so much. something new coming to oregon. driver-through weed. yep. okay? hear this out. oregon is opening a pot store with a drive-up window kind of like mcdonald's but for pot just across the street from the hospital. local officials are excited saying it will help boost so-called green tourism. >> green toururism. >>yeah. sounds like eco-friendly tourism but it's another word for pot. the drive through weed is also avaible in detroit and washington state. so you know where to go on your weed vacation. >> straight there there to the mcdonald's drive through. before you go home. >> it's true. >>ampered pets in brazil have thei own parade ahead of
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>>nd you had super heros. one of the dogs dressed as wonder woman. see that? another superman and tiara sporting the olympic ringsings were among the costumes. pre dog gets its day. >> any excuse to dress up your pup, huh? they're all about it. they get their own birthday parties. now they have their own carnivale. it is certainly cute to look at. >> i absolutely love dogs. do you have a dog? >> i have a dog that his name is toby. a golden retriever. i don't like to dressim up. he's a boy. i don't know. but toby so, i don't know if i could p participa in the carnivale that waway. >> where is toby? because you're traveling so much all thee time. >> he is in texas being well taken care of. >> you didn't tell abc as part of your deal that toby has to travel with you wherever you go? talk to the folks upstairs about that. >> toby is coming. there you go. >> thanks, toby.
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the personal tragedy just hours before last night's tv musical of "grease." >> cindy crawford and what she's refusing to do. a big decisioion for t super model. >> latater unforgettable moments from the iowa caaign. it's been all pork all the time as both parties play to down home voters. you're watching "world news now." i pinky promised my little girl a fabulous garden party for her birthday. so i mowed the lawn, put up all the decorations. i thought i got everything. almost everything! you know, 1 in 10 houses could get hit by a septic disaster, and a bill of up to $13,000. but for only $7 a month, rid-x is scientifically proven to break down waste, helping you avoid a septic disaster. rid-x. the #1 brand used by septic
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voters to show up. >> abc' brandi hitt is live in des moines this morning. brandi there must have ever been an overwhelming amount of campaign advertising, huh. >> reporter: definitely. nonstop advertising. i mean, you live in new york. i live in l.a. we haven't seen any of this. when i arrived here last week, it's been one ad after the next. no break from it. in fact, 60,000 advertisements are going to have aired leading up to today's caucasus. 17,000 just in the run-up over the last few days. millions of dollars are being spent and most ads are negative. some very entertaining how negative they are but very negative. >> brandi, have those ads is helped sway voters? are many voters still undecided going into today? >> reporter: there are a lot of undecided voters. there's a new des moines register poll giving the latest numbers on who is leading. what i found interesting about
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republblican likely voters were asked who were going to be caucusing today, could you be persuaded to switch to change your mind, 30% of democrats said yes. 45% of republicans said yes. so when had he go into those caucuses today, that's a huge number that might say i'm voting forr this person, but if you convince me and tell me more about this one on the day of, i may go the other way instead. >> and what's the deal? there's some controversy with ted cruz over mairs.. at's up with that. >> reporter: over the weekend, this came up leading to today's caucuses. there was a mailer that went out and the words voter violation and official public record were put on the front. what people were finding were their names and neighbors' names on this piece of paper. and it would grade you on your history of voting, giving you an "f" if you haven't been showing up to the caucuses the last few years. election officials got mad abobout this. they say there's no official violation that anybody can get.t. however, the ted cruz campaign
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trying to encourage people to get out and caucus today. we weren't trying to disrespect anyone. itade quite a few people upset. >> we will see how that affects him today. brandi hitt reporting live this morning from des moines. thank you. thank you, brandi. coming up, a preview of next year's oscars. festival. >> and nature according to snoop
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"the skinny" is next. >> all right. topping the "skinny" this morning, the best brand-new films being honored at the sundance film festival. >> taking the top two prizes this year are the birth of a nation earning both a grand jury prize and the audience award for drama. based on the 1831 slave rebellion led by nat turner. >> and the face of this year's lack of diversity at the oscars, nate parker said i made thiss film for one reason in the hope of creating change agents. the film was bought byy fox searchlight for a record $17.5 million. >> wow. other notable mentions,he top documentary earning the grand jury prize "weiner" based on former new york congressman anthony wiener. >> and a film a lot of people were talking about "swiss army
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though some audience members walked out over the film's subject. a flat to you lent corpse >> moving right along maybe. >> a little awkward. >> i don't kn. y they walked out. that's all i'm saying. > latest live tv event delighting fans of the mucal. this was a big ght. >> we're talking about "grease," the latest broadway favorite to get the small screen treatmt. the reviews are still coming in but so far, they've been pretty good. the production took some bold new moves utilizing multiple sound stages as well as a live audience. >> it seems like, you see right there, dancing with stars, julianne hough. there she is playing sandy and veteran broadway aaron ta have a. sandy and danny. stealing the show was riz zero, played by vanessa hudgens. listst to her big number.
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i don't steal and i don't lie but i can feel and i can cry a fact i'll bet you never knew but to cry in front of you >> boy, she just nails that and can you believe it, just hours before that, hudgens got the sad news that her father had pasassed away from cancer. justives me chills. >> before the performance, hudgens tweeted out she was doing the show in his honor and no doubt would have made her father very, very proud. >> beautiful, beautiful moment. >> and "grease" was in good hands. that is directed by the same director tommy cales who does "hamilton" the huge, huge hit here. >> have you seen that yet? >> i have. it's really good. >> lucky guy. >> he was doing that and it's such a big hit. "grease" was in good hands. >> here at abc, the adaptation
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dancing" a taped musical with abigail breslin cast as jennifer grey's iconic role of baby should be a l of fun into in case you missed d it, cindy crawford is retiring from the modeling world. so in case you didn't already think that she was, surprise. >> crawford made the announcement in an interview with united airlines for this month's edition of hemisphere, an inflight magazine. she's sure she will have her picture taken for maybe ten more years but just not as a model. still looking great though. she did quit modeling full time in 2000 but continued to pose professionally i don't know what the difference is but that's what they say. >> finally excitingg news f fans of hip-hop and nature documentaries. >> i am both. a favorite jimmy kimmel bit featuring snoop dogg and videos of wildlife may soon become a reality. here is the taste. >> is it mon gooses? oh. wow.
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saga pulled in $41 million with "the revenant" trailing over wiwith a little over $12 million and "star wars" jusust shy of 11 million. >> in iowa, plenty of drama. >> the first votes in the 2016 race to the white house, but in iowa, they doo things a little differently. that's the word that we keep hearing. caucus. so what is this really all about? well, with some clarity here is abc's cecilia ga. . >> the hawkeye state where politicians pose with a cow made of butter, take kids for a spin their chopper. did we mention the pork chops? so many pork chops. >> pork chop on a stick. >> repororter: it's enough to make a politician scream. but it all comes to a head at those caucuses. we came to drake university. >> you're the caucus expert. >> repter: to ask that burning question.
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anyway? it's complicated. so they gave us a demonstration. for the democrats, groups gather to choose delegate who's go on to choose their party nominee. one side tries to convince the other to join their team or break a tie with food or. >> rock paper scissors is one possibility. >> reporter: really? the republicans have it a lot easier they wririteown a candidates' name on a slip of paper and done. if it sounds like a bunch of song and dance, wellhere is a caucus musical. >> reporter:r: but just remember, iowa launched presidential runs pore jim carter, two george bushs and barack obama. and they may just launch the next leader of the free world. cecilia vega, abc news, council bluffs, iowa. >> the leader of the freree world with ro, paper scissors. >> yeah. it's that easy. i'm curious to know if cecilia has tried the pork shop.
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>> she wouldn't have missed that opportunity.
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facebo at wnnfans.com. good morning. i'm phillip mena. >>'m reena ninan. here are some of ththe top headlines we're following this morning. it's decision day in iowa as the presidential candidates face their first test in this election season. the iowa caucuses. the latest polls show tight races with trump in the lead and sanders and clinton in a statistical tie. full coverage ahead. in syria, a suicide attack has killed at least 50 peopl as peacee takes may be forward in geneva. isis is claiming responsibility for the attack. in california, all three of
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bars this morning. one surrendered on friday and the other two were captured on saturday. now, authorities trying to determine who may have helped them. and what was that is mystery fireball in the sky? dashcam video out o of ohio shows what appears to be a meteor streaking across the heavens on saturday evening. seen as far as away as the washington, d.c. area. those are some of our top stories on this monday, february 1st. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning. we begin this half hour with decision day in iowa. we've waited awhile for this. >> we have. the day is upon us. thousands of iowans wil caucus today in the first election test for this year's candidates. candidates on both sides have shifted intnto high gear crammining in as many last minute events and rallies as they can. >> on democratic side is, the newest poll from the des moines register" has clinton three
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that's a statistical tie. cecilia vega kicks off coverarage with the democrats. >> reporter: hillary clintons fired you. >> please, come out and caucus, don't worry about the weather. >> reporter: bringing in reinforcements for the final push. >> please join me in welcoming, i hope, our next president, my mom. >> reporter: not just chelsea. the entire family, center stage this weekend. >> thank you, bill. thk you, chelsea. people need to feel the deck is -- the game is not rigged against them. the deck is not stacked. >> reporter: feeling the love. >> go as far as their hard work and talent and ambition will take them. >> reporter: and packing in the crowds. clinton traveling more than 300 miles in iowa. bernie sanders, clocking in nearly 200. sandnders is cfident. >> love you, too. >> reporter: on the stump, a message of unity.
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land is my lanand >> reporter: but in the final hours, the vermont senator still on the attack. accusing clinton of smearing him. >> dismantle health care? i've spent my life fighting for universal health care for every man, woman and child. >> reporter: and clinton, still on the defensive over the bomb shell revelation that she had 22 e-mails on her private server, now deemed top secret. clinton on "this week" hinting it's a dirty trick. >> i just have to point out that the timing and some of the leaks that have led up to it are concerning. and i just want this matter resolved. >> repter: and hillary clinton'n's teamo concerned about voter turnout, they held a dry run, a caucus rehearsal on friday. 2,000 volunteers showed up. volunteers are sending handwritten notes to voters trying to get them to caucus for her. bernie sanders knocked on more than 75,000 doors this weekend alone.
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race is this tight. cecilia vega, council bluffs, iowa. on the republican side, donald trump has surged ahead of senator ted cruz with marco hubio in distant third place. the whole trump family has been working overtime to close the billionaire mogul's biggest deal of all with wife melania at his side and daughter ivanka starring in a how to caucus video and trump pushing as hard as he can. >> you're feeling horrible. the doctor says you cannot leave. it will be the end of you if you leave bed. you cannot leave. you will not be able to make it. get out of bed and caucus. okay. >> i love you. >> well, trump has also predicted many senators would soon endorse him rather than their texas colleague, senator ted cruz. our live coverage from iowa contues in our next half hour and on "good morning america" with george and robin in des moines.
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on world news tonight and all night long. >> the other stories this morning including the arrest of two clege students in the abduction and murder of a 13-year-old girl. investigators said david eisenhauer and the victim were acquainted before her disappearance last wednesday. he's charged with kidnapping the girl and killing her. the other student allegedly helped dispose of the body. >> members of the two rival motorcle gangs in denver are blamin each other for a deadly shooting this week. one of the gangs is made up mostly of police and military. one of the club members fired a gun during the melee on saturday but it was in self-defense. a rival of the mongols was killed. >> in philadelphia, we may learn new details about that deadly amtrak crash in may. a report out today is expected to explain why the train streaked into a sharp curve at double the speed limit. it's the firstst significant development since investigators determined that excessive speed was a key factor in the crash.
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and more than 200 others were injured. five restaurant coworkers have ever been killed in a house fire near detroit. the victims all believed to be in their 20s were found in the basement of the ho. the home is in novi, a northwest suburb of detroit. >> chicago firefighters spent the weekend delivering bottled water to the people of flint, michigan. high levels of lead have left the water from the tap unsafe to drink. alex perez has the latest from the flint. >> reporter: embattled michigan governor rick snyder is facing harsh criticism for the latest revelation in flint's on going water crisis. e-mails exposed by progress michigan reveal the state shipped bottled water to workers in flint some eight months before residents were officially told the drinking water was unsafe. governor snyder's rely. >> i had no knowledge of that taking place. >> reporter: the e-mails included a department memo which said coolers will be provided as an option os "as long as the public water does not meet
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the city warned the sick and elderly residents of potentially harmful chemicals in the water but reassured them it was otherwise safe to drink. the state defends their decision saying they only provided the water temporarily till that particular chemicalhreat was over. dangerous levels of lead were later founded in flint water and 200 kids so far have tested positive. >> knowing somebody did this to my kid, i can't sleep at night. > reporte officials are warning the filters they handed out to residents may not be eb enough to keep their water safe.. alex perez, abc news, flint, michigan. >> 675-year-old man south of boston is thankful this morning for what appears to have ever been divine intervention that savedd his life. doug goldman was cutting down a tree in the woods when it fell on top of him severely injured his legs. it was trapping him for two hours. he yelled for help and luckily, his prayers were answered by a
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in the woods.s. the pient told us himself he'd been there for about two hours and was lucky somebody heard him screaming for help. >> wow. fire officials say if it weren't for that nun running back to her nearby convent to call 11 for help, he would not have lasted through the night. is he now recovering this morning in the hospital. >> lucky guy. powerfu winter storm is battling the southwest and it's set to move across the country. heavy winds knocked over trees in s southernalifornia killing at least one person in san diego. heavy rains flooded highways and nearly a foot of snowdroped over parts of reno. now that storm is taking aim on the great plains and midwest. accuweather'saul williams has the late. morning, paul. >> thanks, reena, phillip. a blizzard is brewing throughout the midwest. by the time we get into monday night, we'll see the tai end of this blizzard begin to evolve and move across kansas, nebraska
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right into the green bay area by wednesday morning with road closures, near zero visibility, blowing and drifting snow and dangerous travel. now, it won't necessarily be that way everywhere throughout the east coast and southeast, temperatures it 10 to 20 degrees bob the norm for this time of year. then a good thing becomes not so good thing. greaeatest risk of severe weather from st. louis over to little rock down to new orleans with a clans of tornadoes in the memphis down to mississippi. reena, phillip. >> all right, paul, thank you. gas prices continue their downward trend toward their lowest level in six years. the average price for a gallon of gas nationwide is now $1.80. that's down four cents from last week and 25 cents since this time last year. the national average has been below $2 now for a month because of increased supplies an of crude oil. >> well, burger king set to roll out a new treat sure to delight burger l lovers ailable nationwide today.
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he's wearing whater he wants, and it shows. look at that whatever he wants. >> i bet could you rock this. >> if i could throw a football like cam newton, i would be wearing versace zebrara pants and they would sell out. that's the way it is. >> i'd like to see you do that your next live shot. see if anybody notices. >> send me to the super bowl, abc. i will wear them. wherever you want to send me. >> from the p bowl to the brand-new pro hockey mvp. it is almost time for sports with reena. >> i'm the pro. >> uh-huh. can't wait for it. also ahead, the netflix hit captured viewers. >> and the zeke yag virus spread by mosquitoes. the young victims, the public health scare and who is takin action after another look at our forecast map. you're watching "world news
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>> check out these amazing images from one of the most active volcanoes in mexico. this time lapse video of the colima volcano spewing ash and smoke high into the air with no signs of slowing down. scientists are monitoring it and nearby residents have ever been warned they may need to evacuate. the volcano has erupted more than 40 times including several times in the past few years. growing concerns over the zika virus is prompting the worldd health organization to hold an emergency meeting today. the w.h.o. is looking to find ways to stop the spread of the disease which is lked to birth defects. >> the virus is carried by mosquitoes and here in the u.s., oneexas woman describes its symptoms. here's abc's dr. richard besser. >> reporter: we head into the countrysided to visit one of the many families here dealing with the zika virus. >> nice to see you. the baby in this house is 3
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anna beatrice born with microcephaly microcephaly, an abnormally small head. her mother tes us she contracted the infection when she washree months pregnant. >> when did you know there was a problem with anna beatrices? never? d this virus that took so many by surprise is on the move. nearly 40 cases rorted in the u.s. lizzie morales got zika on a christmas visit to el salvador. she developed a rash. >> it was all over my body. have you no strength, no energy to do anything. not to even sit down. reporter: she is not pregnant and her symptoms subsided. there are now four pregnt women in the u.s. with the virus an a number of says the in the south that are particularly vulnerable to mosquitos that carry the virus leading to questions how prepaparede are to handle an outbreak in the u.s. >> it's a new phenomenon. the morore relearn the better we can guide prevention and control efforts. >> reporter: back at her home, anna's mother is doing everything she can for her child.
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>> it's so heart breaking. they're also offering is advice for women in brazil to wait till as le as 2018 to have babies. they don't know exactly what could be happening with this disease. there's really nothing that i've heard of that you could take that would protect you from, give you immunity to this. a lot of women are canceling trips down there because they're thinking of having children and don't want the risk. >> why would youant to even like you said, even risk that. i mean it's your child. and like 2018, that's a long time. >> sure is. >> it's a long time. it is a scary thing. >> uh-huh. coming up, convicted murderer steven avery hoping for another chance. >> what his new lawyer is saying that might overturn his conviction. that's next on "world news now." as an american, it's hard to hear that we have a serious hunger issue in our country.
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abc's eva pilgrim has the latest. >> the steven avery the man at the center of the sensation making a murderer". >> i didn't do it. i'm innocent. >> reporter: reaching out from jail his new attorney tweeting this handwritten note after meeting with avery. to my supporters i want every forensic test done because i am innocent. zellner a high powered chicago attorney known for overturning wrongful convictions wasting no time in criticizeing his former attorney even taking to twitter defending her client. >> we do everything necessary that's forensically available. >> reporter: the spotlight putting the spotlight on his journey. a rap he didn't commit only to be charged for the murder of 25-year-old teresa haul bach and convicted. >> it's hard enough. you know, going to prison for something you didn't do and you got to do it all over again.
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us she noticed something strange yesterday. seven of her tweets about the former prosecutor and allegations an of planted evidence mysteriously deleted. she doesn't believe twitter deleted them. if the truth hurts, just delete it. zellner launching an independent investigation focusing on dna evidence found on haul bach's rav4 that prosecutors said linked avery to the murder. the attorney even purchasing the same car mel haul bach owned. >> i want to examine what was not tested in the car that should have ever been tested. since 2007, there have ever been sith advances in forensic testing. >> even hintiting that someone else killed teresa haul bach. >> clearly there are other people we're looking at. that's always done in a case like this. >> reporter: eva pilgrim, abc news, new york. >> the series making a murderer is so popular right now. that put the spotlight on this. if you've watched it, there are a lot of things that don't seem
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but at the same time,, t filmmakers here have ever been getting a lot of criticism saying they left out some information, some things that prosecutors are pointing out it's unfair. if you watch it the whole time, you're like well, i don't know about that. >> you watch this. >> absolutely. intesting to see the resolution. coming up, sports with reena. my favorite. your clever moves won't stop the cold and flu. but disinfecting with lysol can. because lysol wipes and spray are approved to kill more types of germs than clorox. including those that can make you sick. for a healthy home this cold and flu season... lysol that. >> i'm alex trek. if y're age 50 to 85 this is an important message. so please, write down the number on your screen. the lock i want to talk
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one of my favorite parts of e which can is upon us. reena knows how much i love sports. so i cannot wait to see you get going here. >> thank you, phil. i appreciate that. you know i got this one. less than one week away to the super bowl. last night all the great players who ll not be playing enjoying island time at the probowl. apparently held every year in hawaii. the talent incredible. the defense almost nonexisten and the stakes, well, the game means absolutely nothing.
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the offensive mvp. who did he offend. >> what did he do? >> he completed three passes to the specicial zon where you get six points in that zone. if you total it up, that's 18. good job. don't forget tip your waiters and 20% ththere. >> i was told there would be no mathing. > they won 49-27. those numbers get complicated. >> take the one. >> and earlier in the evening, there was even more all-star action. this time on the ice. the nhl all-star playoffs and the captain of the pacific division john scott, this is an incredible story. you knonow why? because he was voted in by the fans as a joke. and the nhl tried to stop him from playing, even demoted him to the minor leagues pressuring him not to play. he said not going to have that. he ended up scoring two goals which is one shy of that hat thing they do. the performance earning him the title of mvp. you go,, john into who is laughing now, right? >> who is laughing now.
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vikings taking on the boys on the soccer field or witch as they say. team usa scoring first with michael bradley kicking ito jo altidore for the goal. free kick. making a break toward the goal right there as bradley was arguing with a ref. boom, they score. take the lead. later the game tied at two and in the 90th minute, bradley look at that, bam, headbutts the ball into the goal. team usa wins 3-2 as they gear up for the world cup two years away in russia. it's going to begreat. oking forward to that. >> i'm looking forward to you calling anher goal. >> goal. i might use that for the iowa caucus tomorrow morning. >> there you go. trump. >> trump. cruz, cruz, no goal. goal. >> i love that story though. that nhl story. that is so great. you know? there you go. he got the mvp. he didn't even - wasn't supposed to be in the game.
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>> very impressive. that's the news and sports for
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>> this morning on "world news now," today's iowa caucuses. >>a months of posturing and debates and controveral comments, the republicans and democratsf iowa make the first decisions in the race for the white house. we are live in des moines with extensive coverage. >> tough questions about the southern california prison escapee who helped the three men break out of the maximum security jail, and how was one of the inmates' teachers involved? >> airline outrage. profits are up while the cost of fuel is down. why are ticket priceces still so high?
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stage at the s.a.g. awards. winners of all races and backgrounds speaking out about the oscars contrtroversy. it's monday, february 1st. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning. on a busy monday. i'm phillip mena. >> good to have yo here. i'm reena ninan. you were saying, western talking about the cauaucuses starting up. big today in iowa, huh. >> everybody has been waiting for it. we've been talking about it for months and months. today is the big day. >> they're saying it might bee snowing. they're trying to push people to get out and vote and get there. it's the nation's first presidential nominatingg contest hours away. after months of hectic campaigning the latest polls showing a tight race. it's your voice your vote. brandi hitt is in des moines. morning to you, brdi. >> reporter: good morning reena and phillip. i agree with you. monday is finally here. we've been talking about if there for so long.
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we're in the media center where the vote totals will be slowly comingn much later this evening. as you mentioned, reena weather could be a factor. but this weekend, man, these candidatates have ever been so bubusy crisscrossing this state staying up late into the evening with their campaig and still both races right now are too close to predict. in this final push for iowa votes -- >> thank you, bill, thank you chelsea. >> reporter: both hillary clinton and donald trump are bringing out the big guns. their families. >> he will be unbelievable. the best dealmaker, the best master negotiator. >> thank you. >> reporter: that includes rumph's wife melelania and clinton's daughter chelsea. >> so please joinn me in welcoming, i hope, our next presiden >> reporter: the latest poll shows trump leading the gop race, now five points ahead of ted cruz. >> i don't care if you're feeling horrible, have you 104 temperature. get out of bed and caucus.
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side, it's a tight race between clinton and bernie sanders. >> wt our job is in the next 24 hours is to make sure that there is a large votert urnout. >> reporter: sanders volunteers knocking on 75,000 doors this weekend alone. cruz attended church in iowa. >> did you pray for victory. >> i prayed that god'ss wilill be done. >> reporter: his rival senator marco rubio casting cruz as the favorite. >> ted cruz is clearcally the front-runner. >> clearlyhe favorite. >> he has 10,000 volunteer he spent millions of dollars here. >> speaking of millions of dollars, the des moines register says all of these candidates have spent more than $33 million combined right here in iowa alone on television ads. we have been seeing them nonstop here this weekend, reena and phillip. >> for anyone who needs a refresher, can you walk us through the caucus process? how does that work. >> it's complicated. bear with me as we go through this. at 7:00 tonight, yes, only at
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roughly 1600 what we would normally calling places en, these are caucus houses. a lot of them are public buildings, libraries, on the republican side, if you're caucusing on the repepublican side, you walk in and in a large group of people. you may hear pitches from the candidates at the last nute. then you either write down a name on a scratch piece of paper in some of these houses or possibly a ballot who you're going to choose. then you secretly drop it into a binn and that is your vote. on theemocratic side though, it's much morore public. you go to your caucus place. you decide to group with your neighbors, might be 100, 200, sometimes 300 people tre. groups. if you're a bernie sanders supporter, you go into one area of the room. inton,'malley in other areas of the room. if you don't have at least 15% support of that room in your group, let's say o'malley only
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it's considered void in a way. so those people in the o'malley group can then decide in front of everyone, do i want to support sanders or clinton or nobody. and then they can join in. it's going to be a vy fluid situation. that's why sometimes with these results, it's hard to know who is declared the victor or not for the state. >>t sounds like it could be a very long night for you brandi hitt. >> it will be fun. i can't wait. >> she's so excited about this. we love it. brandi hitt repting live from s moines. thank you so much. and abc's j jonathan rl is also in des moines where he's fifinding volunteers are the key toet going voterers to the caucuses. >> reporter: one of the many hillary clinton officen iowa. it's boots on the ground time in iowa. these hillary volunteers are armed with detailed informion on every door they'll knock. >> sometimes you show up, at someone's door and they're on your list as a hillary or bernie supporter and they've switched over to trump. >> reporter: we're at rubio supporters, calling people to
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to caucus. >> this location is serant bluff community center. >> reporter: this volunteer is a student at iowa state. in addition to the visits and the calls, iowans have ever been bombarded with 60,000 campaign ads, 17,000 this month alone. >> marco rubio. just another washington politician. >> donald trump? new york values. >> clinton and bush. two names from the past. >> reporter: and then there's the junk mail. some iowans receivived this ominous envelope. election alert. voter violation. official public record stamped on the document inside. underneath, the person's voting score, whether they've voted in recent elections. and information about their neighbors. caucus on monday to improve your score it says. warning of a follow-up notice after the vote. not a government document but a mailer from the cruz campaign. iowa's secretary of state denounced as deceive. ovover at t diner, these folks
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>> hadad when aryou going to make that decision? >> maybe 7:00 tomorrow. i don't know. >> the deciding factor in this race could be people who have never been to a caucus before. on the democratic side, bernie sanders and on the republican side, donald trump are counting on a big rnout, a first time caucusgoers to put them o or the top. jonathan karl, abc newsws, des moines. >> and we want to remind you, live coverage from iowa copies in o next half hour as well as on "goodod morningmerica" with george ab-robin in des moines. look for more coverage on world news tonight and all night long. >> a second virginia tech student has been arrested in connection with the abduction and murder of a 13-year-old girl. polices in blacksburg announced yesterday that natalie marie keepers has been charged in the case. earlier david eisenhauer was clashlged with first degree murder and abduction.. vestigators say he and the
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>> based on evidence we have determined thattizen hour and her where are acquainted. he used this relationship to his advantage to abduct and then kill her. >> both students are being held without bond. the investigationing is still on going. yesterday, a state police search and recovery team searched a pond on the virginia tech campus. >> all three of the southern california jail escapees are behind bars this morning. one surrendered on friday and the other two were captured saturday night thanks to an alert citizen. now authors are trying to determine who helped them. abc's matt gutman has the latest details. >> reporter: they rappelled out of the jail from the roof. but were hauled back in through the front door. with all three fudgetives now in custody -- >> >> we're actively investigating over suspects that may have helped. >> reporter: it was a citizen tip that helped with the capture
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police chasing nayeri. >> they navigated the t tunnels behind their w ward to the roof of this maximum security jail. nooshafarian ra vague gi ty say provided them with maps. >> he's been described as a psychopath. that somethi you would say is a fitting description? >> i think it is. >> the three are being held in a diffent part of the same maximum facility jail thehey broke out of. this one has a more modern layout. this time the three of them are being held separately. matt gutman, abc news, santa ana, california. >> to the northeast now and a mystery fireball in the sky. the apparent white hot fiber ball was caught on dashcam video soaring across the heavens saturday evenining. it was seen as far as away as the washington, d.c. area. there's no official word on
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observers desescribed the fireball as havingolorful fragments and looking like it fell apart or exploded. >> the rival super bowl teams are spending their first night california. >> yep and the first to land in san jose, the broncos led by quarterback peyton manning. they're playing in their second super bowl in three years. >> and an hour later, the carolina panthers arrived leaded by of course, cam newton. if you can look closely, he was rocking very, very wild versace pants. got to look closely for that one. >> i don't think he's come down quite yet. you'll see it sooner or later >> there you go. looks like cam and half zebra mated together for that outfit. but none of the plars spoke to reporters there, saving that foror the much anticipated media day which actually happepenstonight. nowaward if hll be wearing those pants or not. >> he can wear whatever he wants. he's cam newton. >> you're probably right. coming up "the mix," campaign humor and a fashion statement featuring who else but
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>> also ahead, airlines cashing in as fuel prices keep dropping. when will passengers finally get a break when buyining tickets. >> and diversity in the spotlight at the s.a.g. awards. performers from all racesnd backgrounds lashing out about the oscars contntroversy. >> and remember, find us on fafacebook wnnfans.com and
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luckily for us, we've got rebecca jarvis with three ways to fly cheaper. >> reporter: airline profits are flying high. benefitting from the dramatic decline in oil prices. the cost of fuel down as much as 40% from last year. but if you're speccing to find similar savings in the price of your ticket, that's just pie in the sky. >> the consumers had their thumb on the scale for over a decade, now the airlines have their thumb on that scale. >> reporter: the airlines say the cord profits are going back into the business. but overall, ticket costs are up 1.5% since last year. so, how do you get the best deal? on your next trip? use airfarewatchdog.com. pick a the routes you fly regularly, and input them to the site. when a sale cos up, you get an e-mail. bingo, big deal. >> reporter: plus, even if you're traveling as a a group, book seats individually. >> if there's one rgain seat, the search engine won't see it if you look for two. it's real easy. link them afterwards and then
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>> reporter: finally, the closest airport may not be the cheapest. instead look for the popular airports, the hubs when you book your travel and you could save as m much as 15%. rebecca jarvrvis, abc news, new york. great tips. >> coming through. coming up in our next half hour, we go from the air to the road with an american favorite, the drive-through being utilized by the emeing marijuana market. picking up your cannabis in your car. it's a growing trend across many states. >> first it, hollywood's biggest stars coming together and honoring each other but this weekend's s.a.g. awards were a very different affair than what you'll see at the oscars. you're watching "world news now." there's one thing you can never have sex without. it's not something you buy. or something you ta. inin fact the's only one way to get it. it has to be given to you. freely. it's consent.
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. wl, this past weekend, movie fans got another round, big round of cluesn who will take home this year's oscars into the screen actors guild doled out plenty of awards with some surprises for those hoping to make oscar predictions. abc's chris connelly was there e r it all. >> oscar so white, perhaps. >> queen latifah. >> viola davis. >> the s.a.g. awards yeah, not so much. >> welcome to diverse tv. >> not even nominated for an oscar. idris elba winning best susupporting male actor for "beast
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way s.a.g. actors only voters flip the script to reward a wide spectrum of work. >> you build your own botches. notpeople. knock that thing away. >> from queen latifah honored for hbo's "bessie" to "orange is the new black" winner of two awards. jason bateman presenting the best tv comedy male actor to the man who played his father on "arrested development" jeffrey tam bore on transparent." >> i'm going to stop shaking. >> for supporting female aor alicia vick candor awarded for danish girl winning meant hitting the road. >> i want to go out and celebrate. i'm going to sit on a plane and get really drunk by myself. and askveryone in the cabin to dance with me. >> the cast of spotlight.t. >> game on with a win for outstanding motion picture cast, "spotlight" climbed back into the oscars best picture race. >> did you know this was something special you were doing.
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felt in my heart it was a special thing that had to be show and totold. >> best mal actor leonardo dicaprio recalled had his childhood. >> to my parents, thank you for listening to an overly ambitious slightly annoying 13-year-old kid. >> and for brie larson. her best female actor win for "room," a culmination. why is it right to come now in your life? >> i'm really gratel to have had so much life, are so many trials and tribulations. >> breadth of experience, the key to success for any actor. just ask how to get away wit murderer's viola davis. i four-time winner. >> from where do you derive that kind of power. >> i think when you observe life, you see so many things that you would not even expect. >> i'm always watching people. >> thank you. >> chris connelly, abc news, los angeles.
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feel the burn and sport the burn. >> feel the burn. there you go. all the different emotions that bernie sanders conveys all there on a t-shirt. >> that's pretty funny. >> he came up and saw the shirt. you can tell he's like perplexed oh my god, my face is on the shirt. you can tell hehinks it's weird and like his photographer for the campaign like told me, he's like bernie thinks the shirt is really creepy. >> it's interesting. you know? >> yeah, it is. i guess it is kind of creepy if it's your face on it. i like it though. it's funny. >> from t-shirts to tractors. we found the most patriotic tractor in america. of course, it's in iowa. take a look at this one. hand created. look at that. got the bald eagle and everything. that's gary loeffler of west des moines.. he is a big backer of mike huabee. he likes his positions on guns, ortion and god and believes huckabee is a man of god.
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he's kind of following around huckabee and you may remember, huckabee won the state in 2008. so he believes that huckabee is the one who can stand up to what he calls the clinton machine. >> okay. >> by the way, he also put a snake on there because he says that stands for isis will, al qaeda and the taliban. well thought out, huh? >> sure is. let's switch gears a little bit. we are going to show you a surfer that took on a little bit more than he couhandle. they call it jaws, thisuge wave in may which because it eats surfers up. look at that fall. 40 feet. >> whoa. >> thankfully we're showingng ts to you because this is not faces of death. he did come out on top and he is okay. in fact, he said that he was going to ride it again the next day. >> very cool. >> there it is. >> talk about death defying. how about a slightly terrifying for me as a mom, a young kid got a loose tooth. what does he do? takes his race carar toy.
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come on, come on. i have now," all eyes on iowa for today's caucuses with hillary clinton barely leading the democrats and a new poll showing donald trump as the gop front-runner. can we expect political surprises tonight? >> extreme weather. the deadly storm that slammed southern california is about to bring heavy snow to the middle of the country. today's warnings from accuweather. >> and new this half hour, drive up and drive away with pot. >> it's a new trend for recreational marijuana sellers. it's high time for a dre-through window. and later, big screen exposure for antho weiner.
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scandal wins prestigious awards that's in "the skinny" on this mondayfebruary 1st.ny" on this monday, february 1st >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> hey, good monday morning, everyone. i'm reena ninan. happy iowa caucus day. >> that's right. and groundhog's day eve, as well. you know, big decisions on the cusp, it's coming. some iowa voters might see their shadow. not get them confused we'll see. that is where we start. the presidential candidates face their first test at the ballot box in today's iowa caucuses. >> the lates polls show that the tight race there was both parties at the candidates squeeze in last-minute rallies and events. >> on the republican side, donald trump has retaken the leaded from senator ted cruz with marco rubio in a distant ird place. our coverage begins with abc's tom llamas. >> reporter: in iowa, donald trump and his family trying to close their biggest deal of all.
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the best deal maker, the best master negotiator. >> reporter: shaking hands, signing autographs, even holding babies. an a all-out ph to turn poll numbers into real votes. >> i don't care if you're feeling horrible, you have a 104 mperature, the doctor says you cannot leave. it will be the end of f you if y leave bed. you cannot leave. you will not be able to make it. get out of bed and caucus. >> reporter:r: the man who wants to win iowa, his wife melania by his side. >> just write down the name trump and you are done. that's it. very exciting. >> trump's sons at a shooting range sounding a lot like their dad. >> a poll came out where he's doing very, very well. i think you all saw that. listen, fingers crossed. >> trump. church receiving a blessing from the pastor. senator ted cruz also attending church, both candidates competing for thee evangelical
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did you pray for victory? >> i prayed that god's will be done. or senator rubio? >> you know what, i actually did. >> i'm lifting up in prayers all the candidates who are running that god's blessing and peace and love be upon them. >> reporter: in the final days, cruz slipping under heavy fire from trump but another rival, senator marco rubio with the political play, an casting cruz as the favorite, setting expectations sky high. >> ted cruz is clearly the front-runner. >> he has 10,000 volunteers. he's spent millionof dollars here. >> reporter: rubio pulling in third place, hoping for a cruz crash and leaving iowa voters with this promise. >> i will never embarrass you. you will never cringe and say i can't believe i voted for him. >> reporter: as for trump family, melania tells me she's excited the entire e family sys here in iowa. as for the campaign itself, staffers are anxious but confident. one top level aide telling me few people have won the iowa caucuses. tom llamas, adair, iowa. >> on the democratic side,
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votes has turned into a full-fledged family affair. both daughter chelsea and former president bill clinton hit up the crowds as candidate hillary clinton continued to downplay quesestions abt whether she broke the law with government e-mails on her private server. yesterday, clinton traveled nearly 300 miles across iowa, nearly twice the ground covered by bernie sanders. by her nearest challenger, bernie sanders. >> the bigig questiois will that be enough for clinton to outpace clinton at the polls. the latest poll in iowa shows clinton and sanders in a statistical tie, and yesterday, sanders appeared confident. this land is your land, this land is my land >> sande announced yesterday that his campaign has raised more than $20 million in january, asserting that he will continue to match h clinton' considerable corporate resoces. and stay with abc news allll day long as george and robin begin our live coverage from iowa on "good morning america" and the
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this evening on "world news now." -- world news tonight. look for an iowa caucus wrap-up on "world news now" tomorrow morning. >> big day. two virginia tech students are being held arrested after r kiapping and murder of a 13-year-old girl. friendsay they can't believe that the pair would be involved in such a brutal crime. he's abc's eva pilgrim. >> reporter: two virginia tech students under arrest in connection with the death of 13-year-old nicole lovell. >> late saturday night, the investigation led us to 18-year-old david e. eisenhauer, a virginia tech student. >> reporter: police say he was charged with kidnapping and murder, knew the victim, and that he used that relationship to his advantage. eisenhauer is an engineering major and track star seen here in a a profiley our abc affiliate in baltimore. a second student sophomore natalie keepers charged as an accessor accused of helpingizen hour dispose of the body. lovell's parents say she disaeared after climbing out of her bedroom window.
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searched for days. lovell had a liver transplant as a young child and needed daily medication. >> i didn't think that would happen to her because she was always the cutest little thing. >> reporter: saturday, police discovered her bod80 miles away. lovell's father breaking the news on facebook, devastated t learn that my daughter has been found dead. i'm so in shock. i know nothing morto say. i'm brokoken." both suspects are being held without bail. eva pilgrim, abc news, new york. >> now, overseas to syria where triple bombings killed at least 50 near a revered shrine. more than 100 others were wounded. isis is claiming responsibility. the attack comes as factions are gathering for peace talks in geneva. those talks have yet to get under way. but there was some movement. a u.n. mediator met for the first time with the main opposition delegation. >> t the worldealth organization is meeting in emergency session today over ways to battle the
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the group could decide to declare the virus a global health emergency which could speed up a coordinated response. the virus has been linked to brain damage in thousands of babies mostly in south america. >> here at home, a major winter storm is developing in the southwest and moving across the cocountry. strong winds toppled trees in southern california. killing at least one person in san diego. heavy rains flooded lanes on the 101 and pacific coast highways and to t east, snow has dropped up to nearly a foot of snow in parts of reno with more to come. accuweather's paul williams tells us the storm is taking aim at the great plains and the midwest. good morning, paul. >> thanks, phillip, reena. winter storm brewing with disruptive snow throughout utah, colorado, new mexico and arizona where dangerous cross winds and snow covered roads and treacherous travel. and then the blizzard evolves
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the midwest hitting hastings and up towards omaha and reaching up towards green bay by wednesday morning. we're looking at a combination of blowing and drifting snow, travel being very dangerous. road csures in abundance. so hold on to your hats. this is a real one. reena, phillip? >> okay, paul williams, thank you so much. something new coming to oregon. driver-through weed. yep. hear this out. oregon is opening a pot store with a drive-up window kind of the coastal town just across local officials are excited saying it will help boost so-called -- is that what they call this? green tourism. >> grereen touri. >> yeah. sounds like eco-iendly tourism but it's another word for pot. the drive through weed is also available in detroit and washington state. so you know where to go on your weed vacation. >> there we go. raight from there to the mcdonald's drive through. drive through before you go home. >> it's true. >> pampered pets in brazil have their own parade ahead of carnivale celebrations. which do kickoff later this
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wonder woman. see that? another superman and in honor of the upcoming olympics, tiara an sporting the olympic rings were among the costumes. every dog gets its day. >> any excuse to dress up your pup, huh? they get their own birthday parties. now they have their own carnivale. it is certainly cute to look at. >> ibsolutely love dogs. do you have a dog? >> i have a dog that his name is toby. i don't like to dress him up. he's a boy. i don't know. but toby so, i don't know if i could really participate in can vary that way. >> where is toby? because you're traveling so much all the time. he is in texas being well taken care of. >> you didn't tell abc as part of your deal that toby has to travel with you wherever you go? talk to the folks upstairs about that. >> toby is coming. there it is. there you go.
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the personal tragedy just hours before last night's live tv musical of "grease." >> also in "the skinny,"indy crawford and what she's refusing to do. a big decision for the super model. >> later, unforgettable moments from the iowa campaign. it's been all pork all the time as both parties play up to down home voters. you're watching "world news now." voters. you're watching "world news now." i pinky promised my little girl a fabulous garden party for her birthday. so i mowed the lawn, puput up allhe decorations. i thought i got everything. almost everything! you know, 1 in 10 houses could get hit by a septic disaster, and a bill of up to $13,000. but for only $7 a month, rid-x is scientifically proven to break down waste, helping you avoid a septic disasaster. rid-x. the #1 brand used by septic
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des moines thihis mornin and branandi, there must have ever been an overwhelming amount of campaign advertising, huh? >> reporter: definitely. nonstop advertising. i mean, you live in new york. i live in l.a. we haven't seen any of this. when i arrived here in iowa last week, it's just been one ad after the next. no break from it. in fact, 60,000 advertisements are going to have aired leading up to today's caucuses. if you can believe that. 17,000 just in the run-up over the last few days. millions of dollars are being spent and most of these ads are negative. some very entertaining how negative they are but very negative. >> brandi, have those ads helped sway voters? are many voters still undecided going into today? >> reporter: there are a lot of undecided voters. there's a new "des moines register" poll giving the latest numbers on who is leading. what i found interesting about this poll is when democrats and republican likely voters were
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caucusing today, could you be persuaded to switch, to change your mind, 30% of dedemocrats id yes. 45% of republicans said yes. so when they go into those caucuses today, that's a huge number that might say i'm voting for this person, but if you convince me and tell me more about this one on the day of, i may go the other way instead. >> and what's the deal? there's some controversy with ted cruz over these mailers. what's up with that? >> reporter: over the weekend, this came up leading to today's caucuses. there was a mailer that went out and the words voter violation and official public record were put on the front. what people were finding were their names and their neighbors' names on this piece of paper. and it would grade you on your hiory of voting, giving you an "f" if you hav't been showing up to the caucuses the last few years. election officials got mad about this. because they say that there's's knowsoting violation, there's no official violation that anybody can get. however, the ted cruz campaign
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just trying to encourage people to get out and ccus s today. we weren't trying to disrespect anyone. it made quite a few people upset. >> we will see how that affects him today. ted cruz today. abc's brandi hitt reporting live this morning from des moines. brandi, thank you. thank you, brandi. coming up, a preview of next year's oscars. the best of the sundance film festival. >> and nature according to snoop dogg. "the skinny" is next. and nature according to snoop
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subject. a flatulent corpse. >> all right. moving right along maybe. >> a little awkward. >> i don't know. i get why they walked out. that's all i'm saying. > latest live tv event delighting fans of the musical. this was a big night. >> we're talking about "grease," of crse. it was the latest broadway favorite to get the small screen treatment. the revieware still coming in for fox's version of e classic but so far, they've been pretty good. new moves utilizing multiple audience. >> it seems like, you see right there, dancing wh stars, julianne hough. there she is playing sandy and veteran broadway aaron tveit. sandy and danny. stealing the show was rizzo, played by vanessa hudgens. let's listen to her big number. shall i sing
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but i can feel and i can cry a fact i'll bet you never knew but to cry in front of you >> boy, she just nails that and can you believe it, just hours before that, hudgens got the sad news that her father had passed away from cancer. just gives me chills. >> b before thperformance, hudgens tweeted out she was doing the show in his honor and no doubt would have made her father very, very proud. >> beautiful, beautiful moment. >> and "grease" was in good hands. that is directed by the same directoror tommy kl who does "hamilton" the huge, huge hit here. >> have you seen that t yet? >> i have. it'seally good. >> lucky guy. very hard to get ticks for that one in town. >> if he was doing that and it's such a big hit, "grease" was in good hands. >> here at abc, the adaptation of the '80s classic "dirty
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saga pulled in $41 million with the reb nant trailing behind with a little over $12 million and "star wars" just shy had of 11 million. >> in iowa, plenty of drama. >> the first votes in the 2016 race to the white house, but in iowa, they do things a little differently. that's the word that we keep hearing. caucus. so what is this really all about? well, with some clarity here is abc's cecilia vega. >> reporter: the hawkeye state. >> what's it like to be greeted by cake con. >> amazing. >> reporter: where toticians poses to flip pork chops, pose with a cow played of butter, take kids for a spin in their chopper. did we mention the pork chops? so many pork chops. >> pork chop on a stick. >> reporter: it's enough to make a politician scream. but it all comes to a head at those caucuses. weame to drake university. >> you're the caucus expert. >> reporter: to ask that burning question. what the heck is a caucus
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so they gave us a demonstratation. for the democrats, groups gather to choose delegates who then go on to choose their party nominee. one side tries to convince the other to join their team or break a tie with food or -- >> rock paper scissors is one possibility. >> reporter: really? the republicans have it a lot easier. they write down a candidate's name on a sl of paper and done. if it sounds like a bunch of song and dance, well, there is a caucus musical. >> reporter: but just remember, iowa launched presidential runs for jimmy carter, two gegeorge bushes, and barack obama. and they may just launch the nextxt leader the free world. cecilia vega, abc news, council bluffs, iowa. >> the leader of the free world with rock, paper, scsors. >> yeah. it's that easy. i'm curious to know if cecilia has tried the pork chop. >> for sure. >> she wouldn't have missed that
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facebook at wnnfans.com. in for kendis gibson. >> and i'm'm reena nan. here are some of the top headlines we're followowing this morning on "world news now." it's decision day in iowa as the presidential candidates face their first test in this election season. the iowa caucuses. the latest polls show tit races with trump in the lead and sanders and clinton in a statistical tie. full coverage ahead. in syria, a suicide attack has killed at least 50 people as peace talks mayay be movi forward in geneva. isis is claimi responsibility for the attack. in california, all three of those escaped inmates are behind bars this moing.
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the other two were captured on saturday. now, authorities trying to determine who may have helped them. >> and what was that is mystery fireball in the sky? dashcacavideo out of ohio shows what appears to be a meteor streaking across the heavens on saturday evening it was seen as far as away as the washington, d.c. area. those are some of our top stories on this monday, february 1st. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning. we begin this half hour with decision day in iowa. we've waited awhile for this. >> we have. and the day is upon us. thousands of iowans will caucus today in the first election test for this year's presidential candidates. candidates on both ses have shifted into high gear cramming in as mamany last nute events and rallies as they can. >> so on the democratic side, the newest poll from the "des
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three points ahead of bernie sanders. that's a statistical tie. cecilia vega kicks off coverage with the democrats. >> stick with me. stick with the experience. >> reporter: hillary clinton is fired up. >> please, come out and caucus, don't worry about the weather. >> reporter: bringing in reinforcements for the final push. >> please join me in welcoming, i hope, our next president, my mom. >> reporter: not just chelsea. the entire family, center stage this weekend. >> thank you, bill. thank you, chelsea. people need to feel the game is not rigged against them. the deck is not stacked. >> reporter: clinton feeling the love. >> opportunity to go as far as their hard work and talent and ambition will l take the >> reporter: and packing in the crowds. clinton traveling more than 300 miles in iowa. bernie sanders, clocking in nearly 200. sanders is confident. >> love you, too. >> reporter: on the stump, a message of unity. this land is your land, this
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>> reporter: but in the final hours, the vermont senator still on the attack, accusing clinton of smearing him. >> dismantle health care? i've spent my life fighting for universal health care for every man, wan and child. >> rorter: and clinton, still on the defensive over the bomb shell revelation that she had 22 e-mails on her private server, now deemed top secret. clinton on "this w week" hinng it's a dirty trick. >> i just have to point out that that have led up to it are concerning. and i just want this matter resolved. >> reporter: and hillary clclinton's am so concerned about voter turnout, they held a dry rurun, a caus rehearsal on friday. 2,000 volunteers showed up. handwritten notes to voters trying to get them to caus for her. bernie sanders' team knocked on more than 75,000 doors this weekend alone.
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race is this tight. cecilia vega, abc news, council bluffs, iowa. on the republican side, donald trump has surged ahead of his closest challenger,enator ted cruz with marco rubio in a the whole trump family has been working overtime to close the billionaire mogul's biggest deal of all with wife melania at his side andaughter ivanka video and trump himself pushing as hard as he can. >> i don't care if you're feeling horrible. you have 104 temperature. the doctor says you cannot leave. it will be the end of you if you leave bed. you cannot leave. you will not be able to make it. get out of bed and caucus. okay. i love you. >> well, trump has also predicted many senators would soon endorse him rather than their texas colleague, senator ted cruz. our liveoverage from iowa continues s in our nt halfour and on "gogood morni america" with george and robin in des moines you can look for more coverage
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and all night long. >> the other stories this morning including the arrest of two college students in the abduction and murder of a 13-year-old girl. investigators say david eisenhauer andhe victim were acquainted before her disappearance last wednesday. he's charged with kidnapping the girl and killing her. the other student allegedly helped dispose of the body. >> members of the two rival motorcycle gangs in denver are bling each other for a deadly shooting this week. one of the gangs iron order motorcycle club is made up mostly of police and military. attorneys say one of e club members fired a gun during the melee on saturday but it was in self-defense. a rival of the mongols was killed. >> in philadelphia, we may learn new details about that deadly amtrak crash in may. a report out today is expected to explain why the trarain streaked into a arp curve at double the speed limit. it's the first significant development since investigators determined that excessive speed was a key factor in the crash. eight people died in that crash and more than 200 others were injured.
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have ever been killed in a house fire near detroit. the victims all believed to be in their 20s were found in the basement of the home. the home is in novi, a northwest suburb of detroit. >> chicago firefighters spent water to the people of flint, michigan. high levels of lead have left the water from the tap unsafe to drink.k. abc's alex perez has the latest from flint. >> reporter: embattled michigan governor rick snyder is facing harsh criticism for the latest revelation in flint's ongoing water crisis. e-mails exposed by progress michigan reveal the state shipped bottled water to workers in flint some eight months before residents were officially told the drinking water was unsafe. governor snyder's reply? >> i had no knowledge of that taking place. >> reporter: the e-mails included a department memo which said coolers will be pvided as an option "as long as the public water does not meet treatment requirements."
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elderly residents of potentially harmful chemicals in the water but reassured them it was otherwise safe to drink. the state defends their decision saying they only provideded the bottled water to employees temporarily until that particular chemical threat was over. dangerous levels of lead were later found in flint water, and about 200 kids so far have tested positive. >> knowing that somody did this to my kid, it's hard. i can't sleeeep at nig. >> reporter: officials are warning the filters they handed out to residents may not be effective enough to keep their water safe. alex perez, abc news, flint, michigan. >> a 75-year-old man south of boston is thankful this morning for what appears to have been divine intervention that saved his life. doug goldman was cutting down a tree in the woods when it fell on top of him severely injuring his legs. it was trapping him for two hours. he yelled for help and luckily, his prayers were answered by a nun who happened to be praying
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>> the patient told us himself that he's been there for about two hours, it was lucky that somebody had heard him screaming for help. >> wow. fire officials say if it weren't for that nun running back to her nearby convent to call 11 for help, goldman would not have lasted through the night. he is now recovering this morning in the hospital. >> lucky guy. powerful winter storm is battling the southwest and it's set to move across the country. heavy winds knocked over trees in southern california killing at least one person in san diego. heavy rains flooded highways and nearly a foot of snow dropped over parts of reno. now that storm is taking aim on the great plains and midwest. accuweather's paul williams has e latest. morning, paul. >> thanks, reena, phillip. a blizzard is brewing throughout the midwest. by the time we get into monday night, we'll see the tail end of this blizzard begin to evolve and move across kansas, nebraska and sliding across iowa and right into the green bay area by
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closures, near zero visibility, blowing and drifting snow w and dangerous travel. now, it won't t necessary be that way everywhere throughout the east coast and southeast, wewe'll have temperatures 10 to 20 degrees bob the norm for this time of year. brief cooling will kick in for tuesday. then a good thing becomes a not so good thing. thanks to all that heat, greatest risk of severe weather from st. louis over to little lock rock down to new orleans with a chance of tornadoes in the memphis down to mississippi. reena, phillip. >> all right, paul, thank you. gas prices continue their downward trend toward their lowest level in six years. the average price for a gallon of gas nionwide is now $1.80. that's down four cents from last week and down 25 cents since this time last year. the national average has been below $2 now for a month because of increased supplies of crude oil. >> well, burger king set to roll out a new treat sure to delight burger lovers available nationwide today. the extra long buttery
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standards. you see bun, pattie, vegetable toppings but it's extra long and drenched in a buttery garlic sauce. the cheeseburger will be featured on the two for $5 menu. >> so you can be like i just had one burger. that's how you get around it. i see you working burger king. i see you working. all right, the countdown to th super bowl is on and the broncos and panthers are in california and oh are cam newton's pants. >> t carolina qb making a bold fashion statement. in zebra pants. the pants are by versace. and they sold out everywhere. those images inspiring all sorts of reactions. >> one tweet said cam newton dressed like shawn michaels at wrestlemania. that's about right. another one said cam newton, biz above and party below. that's about right. >> biz above, party below. >> biz is on top, party y on the bottom. this guy has so much swag right now. he is so confident. he's probably going to be the mvp.
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and it shows. look at that, whatever he wants. >> i bet you could rock this, phillip. on set tomorrow. >> no way. >> if i could throw a football like cam newton, i would be wearing versace zebra pants and they would sell out. that's the way it is. >> i'd like to see you do that on your next live shot. see if anybody notices. >> send me to the super bowl, abc. i will wear them. wherever you want to send me. i will sit there and i will wear them. >> coming up from the pro bowl to the brand-new pro hockey mvp. it is almost time for sports with reena. >> i'm the pro. >> uh-huh. can't wait for it. also ahead, the netflix hit "true c crime sty" that's captured viewers, "making a murder" the w evidence in the case. >> and the zika virus spread by mosquitoes. the young victims, the public health scare and who is taking action after another look at our forecast map. you're watching "world news
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>> check out these amazing images from one of the most active volcanoes in mexico. this time lapse video of the colima volcano spewing ash and sme high into the air with no signs of slowing down. scientists are monitoring it and nearby resididents havev been warned they may need to evacuate. the volcano has erupted more than 40 times including several times in the past few years. growing concerns over the zika virus is prompting the world health organization to hold an emergency meeting today. the w.h.o. is looking to find ways to stop the spread of the disease which is linked to birth defects. >> the virus is carried by mosquitoes and here in the u.s., one texas woman describes its symptoms. here's abc's dr. richard besser. >> reporter: we head into the countryside to visit one of the many families here dealing with the zika virus. >> very nice to see you. the baby in this house is 3 months old. anna beatrice born with
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small head. her mother tells us she contracted the zika infection when she was three months pregnant. >> reporter: when during your pregnancy did you know that there was a problem with anna beatrice? never. and this virus that took so many by surprise is on the move. nearly 40 cases reported in the u.s. lizzie morales a houston mother got see ca on a cistmas visit to esalvador. she developed a rash. >> it waall over my body. you have no strength, no energy to do anythihing. not to even sit down. >> reporter: shehe is not egnant and her symptoms subsided. there are now four pregnant women in the u.s. with the virus and a number of states in the south that are particularly vulnerable to mosquitos that carry the virus leading to questions how prepared we are to handle an outbreak in the u.s. >> it's a new phenomenon. the more relearn, the better we can guide people and guide prevention and control efforts. >> reporter: back at her home, anna's mother is doing everything she can for her child.
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>> it's so heart breaking. they're also offering some advice for women in brazil to wait till as late as 2018 to have babies because thehey don't know exactly what could be happening with this disease. there's really nothing that i've heard of that you could take that would protect you from, give you immunity to this. i know a lot of women who are actually canceling trips down there because they're thinking of having children and don't want the risk. >> why would you want to even like you said, even risk that. i an it's your child. and like 2018, that's a long time. >> sure is. >> it's a long time. but it is a scary thing. >> uh-huh. well, coming up, convicted murderer steven avery hoping for another chance. >> what his new lawyer is saying that might overturn his conviction. that's next on "world news now." conviction. that's next on "world news now." as an american, it's hard to hear that we have a serious hunger issue in our country.
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technology to cleaear his na. abc's eva pilgrim has the latest. >> steven avery, the man at the center of the true crime sensation ""making a murderer"." >> i didn't do it. i'm innocent. >> reporter: reaching out from jail, his new attorney tweeting this handwritten note after meeting with avery. to my supporters, i want every forensic test possible done because i am innocent. zellner, a high powered chicago attorney known for overturning wrongful convictions, wasting no time in criticizing his former prosecutor ken of for his role in putting avery behind bars even taking to twitter defending her client. >> we will do everything necessary that's forensically available. >> reporter: the show putting th spotlight on his bizarre legal journey. charged for a rape he didn't commit only to be charged for the murder of 25-year-old teresa halbach and convicted. >> it's hard enough. you know, going to prison for something you didn't do and you got to do it all over again. >> reporter: now zellner telling
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something strange yesterday. seven of her tweets about the former prosecutor and allegations an of planted evidence mysteriously deleted. zellner says she didn't delete them and she doesn't believe twitter did either tweeting so if the truth hurts, just delete it. zellner launching an independent investigation focusing on dna evidence found on halbach's rav4 that prosecutors said linked avery to the murder. the attorney even purchasing the same car model halbach owned. >> i want to examine what was not tested in the car that should have been tested. since 2007, there have ever been significant advances in forensic testing. >> and even hinting that possly someone eskilled teresa hall halbach. >> clearly there are other people we're looking at. that's always done in a case like this. >> reporter: eva pilgrim, abc news, new york. >> the series "making a murderer" is so popular right now. it's really put the spotlight on there. if you've watchehed it, the are a lot of things s that don seem
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but at the same time, the filmmakers here have ever been getting a lot of criticism sang they left out some information, some things that prosecutors are pointing out it's unfair. but if youu wch it the whole time, you're like well, i don't know about thahat. >> you watch this. >> absolutely. interesting to see the resolution. coming up, sports wiwith reena my favorite. up, sports with reena. my favorite. your clever moves won't stop the cold and flu. but disinfecting with lysol can. because lysol wipes and spray are approved to kill more types of germs than clorox. including those that can make you sick. for a healthy home this cold and flu season... lysol that. >> i'm alex trebek. if you're age 50 to 85, this is an important messa. so please, write down the number on your screen. the lock i want to talk
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one of my favorite parts of the week is upon us. reena knows how much i love sports. so i cannot wait to see you get going here. >> thank you, phil. i appreciate that. you know i gotot this on i got it. less than one week away to the super bowl. but last night all the great players who will not be playing enjoying island time at the pro bowl. apparently held every year in hawaii. the talent incredible. the defense almost nonexistent. and the stakes, well, the game means absolutely nothing.
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the offensive mvp. who did he offenend? >> what did he do? >> he completed three passes to the special zone where you get six points in that zone. if you total it up, that's 18. good job. don't forget tip your waiters and 20% there. >> i was told there would be no math. > they won 49-27. go, too many. yeah, those numbers get complicated, don't they? >> yeah. >> andndnd earlierthe evening, there was even more all-star action. this time on the ice. the nhl all-star playoffs and the captain of the pacific division john scott, this is an incredible story. you know why? bebecause heas voted in by the fans as a joke. and the nhl tried to stop him from playing, even demoted him to the minor leagues pressuring him not to play. but guess what? he said not going to have that. he ended up scoring two goals which is one shy of that hat thing that they do. the performance earning him the title of mvp. you go, john. >> who is laughing now, right? >> who is laughing now.
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vikings taking on our boys o on soccer field or pitch as they say. team usa scoring first with michael bradley kicking it to altidore for the goal. next time, look at this. icelanpulling a sneak attack. free kick. making a break toward the goal right there as bradley was arguing with a ref. boom, they score. take the lead. later the game tied at two and in the 90th minute, bradley look at that, bam, headbutts the ball into the goal. team usa wins 3-2 as they gear up for the world cup two years away in russia. it's going to o be great i'm looking forward to that. >> i'm looking forwardrd to you calling another goal. >> goal. i might use that for the iowa caucus tomorrow morning. >> there you go. trump. >> trump. cruz, cruz, no goal. goal. >> i love that story though. that nhl story. that is so great. you know? there you go. he got the mvp. didn't even -wasn't even supposed to be in the game. that's the story.
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that's the news and sports for ththis half ur. >> nailed it. >> nailed it? hour.
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>> months of posturing, debates and controversial comment, the republicans and democrats of iowa make the first decisis in the race for the white house. we are live in des moines with extensive coverage. tough questions about the southern california escapees. who helped the three men break out of the maximum security jails and how was one of the inmamate's teaers involved? airline outrage. profits are up while the cost of fuel is down. why are ticket prices still so high? and later, diversity on
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nners of all races and backgrounds speaking out about the cars controversy. it's monday, february 1st. >> announcer: from abc news,s, this is "world news now." good morning on a business monday. i'm phillip mena. >> good to have you here. i'm reena ninan. you were saying -- we were talking about the caucuses starting up. big day in iowa, huh? >> everybody has been waiting for it. we've been talking about it for months and months. today is the big day. >> they're saying it might be snowing. they're trying to push people to get out and vote and get there. it's the nation's first presidential nominating contest hours away. after months of hectic campaigning, the latest polls are really showing a tight race. it's your voice, your vote. our coverage begins in des moines with brandi hitt. morning to you, brandi. >> reporter: good morning reena and phillip. i agree with you.
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we've been talking about if it for so long. the caucus day is finally here. we're in the media center where the vote totals will be slowly coming in much later this evening. as you mentioned, reena, weather could be a factor. but this weekend, man, these candidates have been so busy crisscrossing this state, staying up late, into the evening with their campaigns and still both races right now are too close to predict. in this final push for iowa votes -- >> thank you, bill, thank you chelsea. >> reporte both hillary clinton and donald trump are bringing out the big guns. their families. >> he ll be unbelievable. e be dealmaker, the best master negotiator. >> thank you. >> reporter: that includes trump's wife melania and clinton's daughter chelsea. >> so please join me in welcoming, i hope, our next president. >> reporter: the latest poll shows trump leading the gop race, now five points ahead of ted cruz. >> i don't care if you're feeling horrible, you have 104 temperature, get out of bed and caucus!
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side, it's a tight race between clinton and bernie sanders. >> what our job is in the next 24 hours is to make sure that there is a large voter turnout. >> reporter: sanrs volunteers knocking on 75,000 doors this weekend alone. cruz attended church in iowa. >> did you pray for victory? >> i prayed that god's will be done. >> reporter: his rival senator marco rubio casting cruz as the favorite. >> ted cruz is clearly the front-runner. >> clearly the favorite. >> he has 10,000 volunteers. he spent millions of dollars. >> reporter: speaking of millions of dollars, "the des moines register" says all of these candidates have spent more than $33 million combined right here in iowa on television ads. we have been seeing them nonstop here this weekend, reena and phillip. >> for anyone who needs a refresher, can you walk us through the caucus process? how does that work. >> reporter: it's complicated. bear with me as we go through this.
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7:00, you're goingo see roughly 1600 what we would normally calling places open, these are caucus houses. a lot of them are public buildings, libraries. on the republican side f you're going to caucus on the republican side, you walk in, in a large group of people. you may hear pitches from the candidates at the last minute. then you either ite down a name on a scratch piece of paper in some of these caucus houses or possibly a ballot, who you're going to choose. then you secretly drop it into a binn and that is your vote. on the democratic side, though, it's much more different, much more public. you go to your caucus place.you decide to group with your neighbors, might be 100, 200, sometimes 300 people there. and you must physically get into groups. if you're a bernie sanders supporter, youo into one area of the room. clinton, o'malley, in other areas s of the rm. if you don't have at least 15% support of that room in your
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had 10%, it doesn't count. it's considered void in a way. so those people in the o'malley group can then decide in front of everyone, do i want to support sanders or clinton or nobody. and then they can join in. it's going to be a very fluid situation. that's why sometimes with these results, it's hard to know who is declared the victor or not for thstate. >> it soundsike it coulde a very long night for you, brandi hitt. >> reporter: it will be fun. i can't wait. >> she's so excited about this. weove it. brandi hitt reporting live from des moines. thank you so much. and abc's jonathan karl is also in des moines where he's finding that voss are the key to getting voters to the caucuses. >> one of the manyillary clinton offices in iowa right here. >> reporter: it's boots on the ground time in iowa. these hillarary voluntrs are armed with detailed information on every door they'll knock. >> sometimes you show up at someone's door and they're on your list as a hillary or bernie supporter and they've switched over to trump. >> reporter: we're at rubio
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to caucucus. >> this location is sergeant bluff community center. >> reporter: this volunteer is a student at iowa state. in addition to the visits and the calls, iowans have been bombardewith 60,000 campaign ads.s. ,000 this month alone. >> marco rubio, just another washington politician. >> donald trump, new york values. >> clinton and bush, two names dpr the past. >> reporter: and then there's the junk mail. some iowans received this ominous envelope, election alerted, votedr violation. undernth, the person's voting score, whether they've voted in recent elections. and information abouout their neighbors. caucus on monday to prove your score, it says, warning of a follow-up notice after the vote. not a government document but a mailer from the cruz campaign. iowa's secretary of state
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over at the ankeny diner, these folks are still truly undecided. when are y going to make that decision? >> maybe 00 tomorrow. i don't know. >> reporter: the deciding factor in this race could be people who have never been to a caucus before. on the democratic side, bernie sanders, and on the republican de, donald trump r counting on a big turnout of first-time caucusgoers to put them over the top. jonathan karl, abc news, des moines. >> our live coverage from iowa continues in our next half hour as well as on "good morning america" with george and robin in des moines. look for more coverage from iowa on "world news tonight" and call night long. another major headline. a second virginia tech student has been arrested in connection with the abduction and murder of a 13-year-old girl. police in blacksburg announced yesterday that natalie marie keepers has been charged in the case. earlier david eieisenhaueras charged with first-degree murder and abduction. investigators say he and the victim knew each other.
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todate, we have determined that eisenhauer and nicole were acainted prior to her disappearance. he used this relationship to his advantage to abduct and thenen ll her. >> both h studentsre being held without bond. the investigation is still ongoing. yesterday a state police search and recovery team searched a pond on the virginia tech campus. all three of the southern california jail escapees are behind bars this morning. one surrendered on friday anand the other two were captured saturday night thanks to an alert citizen. now authorities are trying to determine who helpedhem. abc's matt gutman has the latest details. >> rorter:r: they raelled out of the jail from the roof. but with a groan were hauled back to the front door. with all three fugitives now in custody -- >> we're actively investigating other suspects that may have helped. >> reporter: it was a citizen's tip that helped to the capture of hossain nayeri in san
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police chasing nayeri. >> reporter: the three had a doggy door in this steel grating and then navigated the tunls behind their ward to e roof of this maximum security jail. nooshafarian ravaghi they say provided them with maps. a source tells us the teacher who penned books also penn love letters. >> he's been described as a psychopath. is that something you u would sa is a fitting description? >> i think it is. >> reporter: the three have been held in this same maximum jail they broke out of. this one has a more modern layout. this time the three of them are being held sarately. matt gutman, abc news, santa ana, california. to the northst now and a mystery fireball in the sky. the p paerpt wte hot fiber ball was caught on dash cam video soaring across the heavens saturday evening. it was seen as far as away as the washington, d.c. area. there's no official word on whether itit was a meor. observers described the fireball
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ploded. well, the rival super bowl teams are spending their first night in california. >> yep. and the first to land in san jose, the broncos led by quarterback peyton manning. the broncos are playing in their second super bowl in three years. > an hour later the carolina panthers arrived hded by, of course, cam newton. if you can look closely, folks, he was rocking some very, very wild versace pants. got to look closely for that one. >> i don't think he's s come dow quite yet. you'll see it sooner or later. >> there you go. looks like cam and half zebra mated together for that outfit. but none of the players spoke to reporters there, saving that for the much-anticipated media day, which actually happens tonight. no word if he'll be wearing those pants or not. >> he can wear whatever he wants. he's cam newton. you're probably right.
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campaign humor and a fashion statement featuring who else butut bernie sanders. also ahead, airlines cashing in as fuel prices keep dropping. when will passengers finally get a break when buying tickets. and diversity in spotlight at the s.a.g. awards. peormers from all races and backgrounds lashing out about the oscars controversy. >> and remember, find us on facebook wnnfans.com and twitter @abcwnn. you're watching "world news
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be had. you have to do your homework. luckily for us, we've got rebecca jarvis with three ways to fly cheaper. >> reporter: airline profits are flying high. benefiting from the dramatic decline in oil prices. the cost of fuel down as much as 40% from last year. but if you're expecting to find similar savings in the price of your ticket, that's just pie in the sky. >> the consumers had their thumb on that scale for over a decade. now e airlines have their thumb on that scale. >> reporter: the airlines say the record profits are going back into the business. but overall, ticket costs are up 1.5% since last year. so, how do you get the best deal on your next trip? >> use airfarewatchdog.com. pick all the routes you fly regularly, and input them to the site. whenever a se comes up, youou reive an e-mail. bibingo. big deal. >> reporter: plus, even if you're traveling as a group, book s seats indidually. >> if there's one bargain seat, the search engine won't see it if you look for two. it's real easy. link them afterwards a and then
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>> reporter: finally, the closest airport might not be the cheapest. instead look for the popular airports, the hubs when you book your travel, and youould save as much as 15%. rebecca jarvis, abc news, new york. >> great tips. >> rebecca jarvis coming through. coming up in our next half hour, we go from the air to the road with an american favorite, the drive-through, being utilized by the emerging marijuana market. picking up your cannabis in your car. it's a growing trend across many states. first, hollywood's biggest stars coming together and honoring each other, but this weekend's s.a.g. awards were a very different affair than what you'll see at the oscars. you're watching "world news now." angst "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations.ing you buy. or somethihing yotake. in fact there's only one way to get it. it has to be given to you. freely. it's consent.
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well, this past weekend, movie fans got another round, big round of clues on who will take home this year's oscars >> the screen actors guild doled out plenty of awards, with some surprise for those who were hoping to make some oscar predictions. abc's chris connelly w was there for it all. perhaps. >> queen latifah. >> viola davis. >> reporter: the s.a.g. awards, yeah, not so much. >> welcome to diverse tv. >> reporter: not even nominated for an oscar, idris elba, winning best supporting male
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emblematic of the way s.a.g. actors only voters flip the script to reward a wide spectrum of work. >> you build your own boxes. not people. knock that thing away. >> reporter: from queen la fee that honored for hbo's "bessie," to "orange is the new black," winner of two awards. jason bateman presenting the best tv comedy male actor to the man who played his father on "arrested dedevelopmen jeffrey tambor for his transgender character on "transparent." >> i'm going to stop shaking. >> for supporting female actor alicia vikder awarded for "danish girl," winning meant hihitttting thro. >> i want to go out and celebrate. >> how did it feel? >> i'm going to sit on a plane and get really drunk by myself and ask everyone in the cabin to cans with me. >> the cast of "spotlight." >> reporter: game on with a win for outstanding motion picture cast, "spotlight," chimed back into the oscar's best picture race. >> did you know this was something special you were
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felt in my heart it was a special thing that hado be shown d told. > reporte best male actor winner leonardo dicaprio recalled his childhood. >> to my parents, thank you for listening to an overly ambitious slightly annoying 13-year-old kid. >> reporter: and for brie larson, her b best female actor win for "room," a culmination. why is it right to come now in your life? >> i'm really grateful to ha had so much life, so many trials and tribulations. >> reporter: breadth of experience, the key to success for any actor. just ask "how to get away with murder's" viola davis, a four-time s.a.g. award winner. you just deliver these powerful, emotional moments. from where do you derive that kind of power? >> i think when you observe life, you see so many things that you would not even expect. i'm always watching. >> thank you. >> reporter: chrisonnelly, abc news, los angeles. carol burnett, she won
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>> feel the burn. there you go. all the different emotions that t bernie sanders conveys all there on a t-shirt. >> that's pretty funny. >> he came up and saw the shirt. like, you can tell, he's like, perplexed. like, oh, my god, my face is on this shirt. you can tell hthinks it's weird. and, like, his photoapher for the campaign, like, told me, he's, like, bernie thinks the shirt is really creepy. >> it's interesting. you know? >> yeah, it is. i guess it is kind of creepy if it's your face on it. i like it, though. it's funny. from t-shirts to tracts. we found the most patriotic tractor in america. of course, it's in iowa. take a look at this one. hand-created. look at that. got the bald eagle and everything. that's gary loeffler of west des moines. he is a big cker of mike huckabee. he likes his positions on guns, abortion and god. he believes huckabee is a man of god.
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he's kind of following around huckabee. and you may remember huckabee won the state in 2008. so he believes that huckabee is the one who can stand up to what he callsls the clion machine. >> okay. >> by the way, he also put a snake on there because he says that stands for isis, al qaeda and the taliban. >> all-american. >> well thought out, huh? >> sure is. let's switch gears a little bit. we are going to show you a surfer that took on a little bit maybe re than he could handle it. they call it jaws, this huge wave in mu we maui because it eats surfers up. look at that fall. 40 feet. >> whoa. >> thankfully we're showing this to you because this is not faces of death. he did come out on top and he is okay. in fact, he said tt he was going to ride it again the next day. >> very cool. >> there it is. >> talk about death defying. hohow about slightly terrifying for me as a mom, a young kid got a loose tooth. what does he do? takes his race car toy. ties it up.
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>> oh. making news in america this morning -- first vote. an official kickoff to the primary election season. the pivotal iowa caucuses. the candidates' late-night push sweeping across the hawkeye state. we're live in des moines. extreme weather. blizzard warnings now in effect. the snow falling overnight. a foot of snow expected in some areas. plus, severe weather toppling trees, strong winds and intense rain pummelling the west coast. frightening fall. a drummer's big finish taking a tumble out a window. plus, extremely tight and
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ferocious pants. good monday morning. e wait is over. it's decision day inin iowa. the 2016 presidential nomination process kicking off today. >> and the candidates are spending the night crisscrossing the state hoping to win the first t in the nion caucuses. >> the new poll on the republican side showing donald trump taking the lead back from senator ted cruz. senator marco rubio in thirdrd. anand for thdemocrats the newest poll from the des moines register has hillary clinton and bernie sanders neck and neck in a statistical tie. >> abc's lana zak is live in demoines. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. happy caucus day, phillip and reena. we're so excited to be here. you know, at 7:00 central time, iowans are going to gather
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church basements, school auditoriums as they try to pick the next president of the united states. >> it sosounds likyou want to make a political revolution. >> i am a better candidate and thanks to you, i'll be a better president and i want you to know that. >>eporter: this is it. time is up for the three democrats and the 11 republicans running for president. he'll be administering a caucus in western des moines. >> i think a lot o of peoplere going to be making that decision when they're listening to their neighbors. >> reporter: the last iowa poll found 5 points or less separating first and second place. with about a third of voters still wavering in their support, campaigns can influence the results up to the last second. >> i pray to god's will. >> reporter: in their final day on the trail, ted cruz attended church on the final day. he said he prayed for donald trump and marco rurubio who de
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>> if i'm the president of the united states, when i'm the president of the united states, we will confront the challenges of our time. >> repter: rubio fighting hard for an upset second-place finish or better. >> get out of bed and caucus. >> reporter: and donald trumump long the man in the lead gave melania the mike to close the deal. >> he wi be unbelievable. >> reporter: and we'll expect to see results from the republicans pretty soon after 00 local time here tonight. but for the democrats, it tends to take a little bit longer since those caucuses unfold like a game of red rover. with campaigns trying to sway voters from the less viable candidates over to their side. phillip, reena. >> red rover, i like that one. well said. lana, after the final push last night, what do the candidates all have planned for today? >> well, usually on election days candidates tend to lay pretty low. iowa, they tend to come out a little bit more than they do at other places. but still we see very little
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most of the events are from those candidates who are further behind in the polls. hillary clinton has onone event tonight which they're dubbing optimistically perhaps, a victory y party. but jeb bush is already heading to new hampshire later this afternoon. >> oh, it's a big day for everyone. lana zak live in des moines. lana, thanks so much. and ted cruz is coming under fire for sending mailers to iowa voters designed to look likeke official documents that accused them of a voting violation. >> so, the envelopes are labeled election alert. the document inside includes the recipiens voting score, even information about their neighbors. >> iowa's secretary of the state is calling the mailer deceptive. cruz is refusing to apologize for what some are calling voter intimidation. and stay with abc news as the first nominating event gets under way today. later this morning, george and robin will be live from iowa on "good morning america." and david muir will report from
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tonight." and of course, you can count on abcnews.com with updates throughout the night. and the next republican debate right here on abc, folks, this saturday after iowa and just days before the new hampshire primaries, moderated by david muir and co-anchor martha raddatz of "this week." and iowa is bracing for a major snowmaker expected to ramp up just after tonight's caucuses. that storm has already pummelled california and parts of the southwest. parts ofof flagstaff, arizona, could see as much as 15 inches of snow. yes, that is lightning you see there. strong winds could also trigger whiteout conditions. in southern california, high winds gusting up to 40 miles per hour, uprooting trees. one of those falling trees killed a driver in san diego. heavy rains flooded lanes on the 101 and the pacific coast highway. the latest radar shows those powerful storms now headed northeast. impacting the central rockies and central plains, eventually
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and the midwest. also in southern california, all three of those escaped inmates are back behind bars after r an eightay saga. w, authorities are trying to determine how the trio pulled off such a brazen escape. one man surrendered friday. the two others were captured saturday 300 miles north in san francisco. thanks to an alert citizen who tipped off poce. police say a jailhouse english teacher supplied the inmates with google images that helped their escacape. isis has claimed responsibility for triple bombings that have killed at leas50 near a revered shrine in syria. more than a hundred others were wounded. the attack comes as factions are gathering for peace tal in geneva. peace talks have yet tget under way. but there is a some movement. a u.n. mediator has met for the the first time with syrian rebels. also overseas, the world health organization meets to in an emergency session over the
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they could declare the outbreak a global hlth emergency. it has been linked to thousands of serus birth defects mainly south america. the two nfl conference champions have arrived in california ahead of sunday's big game. the first to land in san jose, the denver broncos led by quarterback peyton manning. who might be playing his lalast game. >> and an hour later the carolina panthers arrived, headed up by of course cam newton. none of the players spoke reporters. say saying it all up for the much-anticipated media day tonight. and stilahead, what wall street couldld be tellg us about the presidential election. and under arrest, two virginia tech students accused in the death of a 13-year-old girl. this morning, investigators laying out the detls in this bizarre case. plus, caught on camera. a drummer getting into a song when he suddenly falls through a window. when
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these are some frightening moments on a british airways flight from london to chicago. two hours into the flight the boeing 747 had to dump fuel and returned to heathrow airport after two of the five sets of landing gear wheels broke in flight. but the pilot managed to land the crippled jet safely. well, a new month of trading begins today following the worst january in seven years. the dow fell more than 5% last month. wall street's slow start in 2016 could be big for the republicans.s. since 1960, every election year with a negative january and no incumbent running the white house has changed parties. gas prices continue their
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lowest level in six years. the average price for a gallon of gasationwide is now $1.80. that's down four cents from last year and down a quarter since this time last year. the national a average h been below $2. because of increased supply of crude oil. americans were in the mood for lighter fare at the movies this weekend. "kung fu panda 3" brought in a lot of cash. the third installment pulled in $41 million, more than three times as much as the revenant. star wars the force awakens came in third. >> we love our fast-food news this hour. burger wars heating up today. new burger out today, burger king extra long buttery cheeseburger. extra long. drenched in buttery garlic sauce. the cheeseburger will featured
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>> based on evidence collected to date, we have determined they were acquainted prior to her disappearance. eisenhauer used this relationship to his advantage to abduct and then kill her. >> the victim's heartbroken mother said her daughter had survived mersa, a life transplant and lymphoma at age 5. only tlose her life to a murderer. an investigation is under way in denver. a deadly shooting this weekend involving rival motorcycle gangs in denver. an attorney said one of the club members fired a gun during the melee on saturday saying it was in self-defense. a member of the rival gang was killed a drummer in a nashville band made quite an exit and it was all caught on camera. the don kelly band was winding up its set saturday night. a big finish.
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backward through the window. he dropped six feet. he broke a rib in the process. but the show must go on. he went back in and played another four hours in another club. the man rescued south of boston could be consideredn about of divine intervention. doug goldman was cutting down a tree in the woods when it fellll top of him, severely injuring his legs and trapping him for hours. his cries were finally answered by a nun who just happened to be prayg in the woods. >> the patient told us himself that he had been for about two hours. luckily that someone had heard him screaming for help. >> fe officials said if not for that nun running back to their nearby convent to call for help, goldman would not have lasted through the night. well, time now for sports. the best athletes in the nba, the nfl and the nhl in action now.
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at espn. super bowl week is here. of course, it's next sunday, north of san francisco. meantime other sports news. >> i thought the iowa caucus -- i thought we vote for cam newtonon or peyt manning. >> that's not how it works. they're not eligible. we'll do the nba. steph curry. knicks/warriors at msg. warriors started slowly only 18 in the first quarter. green had a triple-double. the warriors won big. 116-95. the old pro bowl was played sunday. in hawaii. michael irvin trying to earn his team a w win. that's charles woodson, retiring of course, his ninth pro bowl appearance. tyrod taylor, jarvis landry. yes. nice grab. but team rice would fall to team
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nashville. john scott, big controversy coming in, voted in by the fans, he got traded. nhl said you can't play in the all all-star game because you're in the e minors. the uproar was big. this is like a fantasy camp for him. not an all-star caliber player but his attitude, his likability, he scored a couple of goals, his team won the three-on-three, won the mvp and car. that's it for us. new live "sportscenter" coming your way at 9:00 a.m. eastern. 9:00 a.m. >> i loved that. could not have worked out better for anybody, including the nhl. >>verybody loves a good underdog. >> absolutely. up next in the pulse, wipeout, a surfer's major free fall caught on camera. >> and aernie sanders shirt
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i trust dog chow enough to feed it to my dog every single day. all right, it's time t to check "the pulse." starting with carolina panthers quarterback cam newton's wardrorobe choic it's going val overnight. check out these pants. zebra-stripped inspiration from versace. >> incredible. >> they're all solold out everywhere.
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mind. because it's versace and a lot of money. the loafers aren't bad, either. >> well, money is no object when you got od-looking pants like that. >> cam newton has the swag to pull it off. that's for sure. you need mad swag to pull that off. >> you do. reaction has been pretty swift on social media. fans and nonfans weighing in. cam newton dressed like sean michaels at wrestlemaniaia. here's another one, cam newton -- business above, party below. >> perfect way to describe that. >> sure is. >> ten years from now, he'll probablyook back and say, what was i wearing? but cool in 2016. >> tenen years fm now, those will still be classic. >> we'll see. now to a viral v video sensation that has social media going crazy.
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check this out. this is a surfer, he's sent airborne 40 feet on that monster wave. >> i was worry that i'm somow going to be trapped in this. it's known jaws a surf break off the coast of maui. he compared the intensity to being in a car crash. >> yeah, that hurts. he has one heck of a profile pic now. look at that. he can freeze that. he lived to tell about it. and surfing still. all right, since he was blinded for a w seconds because of that salty strong sea spray that hit him, remarkably he walked away with just a stiff neck. next to a bit of comic relief on the campaign trail. >> 28-year-old adam peters has become a bit of an internet celebrity all thanks to this t-shirts, covered with bernie sanders hands. he started wearing it to different sanders events.
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plns. in just a few hours, iowans gather in libraries, schools and even in living rooms in this first test for the presidential candidates. >> some in the hawkeye state don't have to leave their homes in order to caucus. >> reporter: out where it's quiet and more silos than traffic signgnals, come mondayy night, some will come here. >> yes, we're very excited. > reporr:o where mary weaver is baking up a big batch of donkey bars a snack for thehe democrats. making a big decision smack dab in the middle of her home. one of five places left in iowa where the caucus happens in a living room. >> we have three delegates that will be coming out of this caucus. >> reporter: that means friends and neighbors will gather here join. clinton, sanders, o'malley or uncommitted.
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people are maybe 90 people out off 100 have their minds made up when they come. >> reporter: it's the fourth time the waveeavers have offered up their home for caucus. why the living room location? for small-town comfort. >> we would be driving like from our home if we went to ogden, it would be 20 miles. so, wee really doing it almost as a convevenience f ourselves and r neighbors. >> reporter: the way the democrats caucus by actually moving across the room to form groups to support a candidate means nothing is left unsaid. political differences are actually the center of attention and there are a lot of opinions. >> but that part makes it interesting. >> reporter: but when a caucus is in a living room, at the end of the day, they still all gotot
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>> they may be neighbors, they may see each other in the grocery store, so it's all very civil. >> it's going to snow tonight. dot you want to eat donkey bars and stay warm. folks, that's what making news in america this morning making news in america this morning -- first vote. an official kickoff to the primary election season. the pital iowa caucuses. the candidates' late-night push sweeping across the hawkeyeye ate.e. we're live in des moines. extreme weather. blizzard warnings now in effect. the snow falling overnight. a foot of snow expected in some areas. plus, severe weather toppling trees, strong winds and intense rain pummelling the west coast. frightening fall. a drummer's big finish taking a tumble out a window. plus, extremely tight and
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