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didn't give in to their demands. they're due in court later today to facace more than a dozen felony charges. life in prison. bill cosby is now suing the woman whose complaint led to his sexual abuse arrest. the lawsuit says she, her attorneys and her mother and others broke confidentiality agreements. the comedian also claimed that an agreement to settle her civil lawsuit against him more than a decade ago shielded him from criminal prosecution, a judge has denied his request for dismissal. boxer manny pacquiao's views about homosexuality will cost him his endorsement deal with nike. he's running for a senate seat in the philippines and during an interview he said gay people "are worse than animals." nike alled that abhorrent. otother experiences of his upcoming fight could follow nike's lead. for many millions of
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weather has arrived with the official opening of baseballll's spring training. look at there. >> hey, boys. >> looks good in florida. by the end of theday, pitchers and catchers from 19 of the 30 major leagues will have reported in either florida or arizona. plenty of field players are already working out, as well. spring training games start ove the next tep days or so and the april 3rd. >> yep, and it will end with the nationals winning it all. >> youlove your nationals. if a new patent applationings from airbus is to be believed, pasassengers could be in for more of a pinch than ever before. here's a company's diagram for an underseat storage compartment to use it, you would obviously have to stand , turn around and open it. but it would also severely cut down on regular room for the passenger behind you. airbus on behalf of the flying public we saylease don't. >> no, no, no.
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the leg room. we did give up the snacks. >> we lost with that. while we're talking about flying, check out this coyote in the circle there right in the middle of that scene there. it was running around yesterday morning on runways of milwaukee's airport. unwelcome visitor delayed one fight briefly. the plane eventually made aafe landing. ground crews chased the coyote off sending it back to where it came from. >> okay. glad it got home. >> it's wisconsin. weird stuff happens in wisconsin, as well florida. >> no matter how productive new technology is, you can play games with it. so it should be a surprise that you can now play ping-pong on your apple watch. >> yeah, the app is called a tiny game of pong. it is free although for a dollar, you can get an artificial interrogation opponent. pong was a classic game on the early computer systems because
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oh it should work well on a type i device. >> i thought it was ping-pong. i was trying to figurure out how you play ping-pong on an apple watch. was that before atari? >> i think it was. >> it w before the atari. >> coming up in "the skinny," adele getng love online but not for something she did on stage. cutting edge fabric that could revolutionize the way clothing is made. break through at new york's fashion week. >> and the teenager who posed as a doctor even opening a busy medical practice. who did can he fool and how did he get away with it after today's forecast. matt, hey, it is drink wine day. our favorite prop. >> that's your favorite. >> let's pop it open.
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this is incredible vidideo from thland. this 500-foot cargo ship lost control andmashed through a walkway along the bangkok harbor. bad weather and strong currents are to blame for the accident. reremarkably nobody on the walkway or the ship suffered any injuries even though the ship was damaged, itanaged to stay afloat till repairs were madede. wow. facing some serious charges this morning, an 18-year-old man from south florida who calls himself dr. love. >> he'sacing felony charges for allegedly practicing medicine without a license. brazenly, opening up his own practice inside a medical building. abc's matt gutman with the story. >> reporter: he had the lab coat and the stethoscope. >> they say you've been practicing medicine without a license?
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self-declared florida doctor lacked a medical license. just 18, malachi love robinson, was charged with seven counts including grand theft and fraud for allegedly practicing without a license. our west palm beach station wpbf was right there when he was arrested tuesday. >> i'm hurt bebecause ofhe accusations and the allegations. >> reporter: last month, he proudly offered this tour of his office. >> this is the new birth and life medical center. >> reporter: saying he never claimed to be an md. but wpbf peeled back the tape on this sign, revealing t those ver letters. >> smany physicians, they speak to me and they are just in awe. it's not because i'm a great person, not because i'm some miracle from heaven sent, it's just because i have a passion for helping people. >> reporter: including an undercover sheriff's deputy. another patient, an 86-year-old, claims he treated her for severe omach pain, paying him nearly $3500. his website ys he treats people with phototherapy, as well as water, food and air. last year, love-robinson roamed
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hospital. >> they told me that he was a doctor and his namwas dr. robinson. >> reporter: st. mary's said he never came in contact with patients and he was never charged. matt gutman, abc news, los angeles. >> matt, thank you. >> how can you do that when you know these people are suffering? >> i'm amazed he was able to get away with it a, how did h he affd the rent for his office there, and how did he get. >> lots of questions will be answered this morning on "good morning america." he's going to be there this morning to talk about the situation. i can't wait to see that interview. >> dr. love on "gma." check it out. when we come back, the
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himself to stanley kubrick and apostle paul as in saint paul and picasso. >> bro, by 50%, stanley kubrick. apostle paul. i c casso and escobar by 50% more influential than any other human being. don't [ bleeped ] with me. don't [ bleeped ] with me. don't [ bleeped ] with me. by 50%, dead o alive. by 50% for the next thousand years. stanley kubrick, yea. >> sources tell tmz west did eventually speak calmly with "snl" executive producer lne michaels who decided tout the set back together. crisis apparently averted but -- >> thank god. >> the meltdown continues. >> who knows what that guy was capable of. >> that was crazy. >> next claims of justice averted.
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very upset over the acquittal of her alleged stalker. >> a jury in los angeles found her stalker not guilty of all charges without any recommendation he be hospitalized for psychiatric treatment. prosecutors say soyu upset her by sending dozozens of unsolicited letters and gifts in recent years. >> it was the second case in which he was accused of stalking. in the first he was committed to a mental institution but was entually released. >> the foreman says they saw no evidence that he meant to cause her any harm and they felt it would have ever been worse if they convicted an innocent man whose onlnlyrime was sending love letters. we move on next to the tons of love letters from adele on social media. >> it's good to see so many people reaching out. the ten-time grammy award winner was spotted over the weekend with her partner treating their son angelo to a day at disneyland but you see him there? guess who he's dssed up as?
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"froze" primpbs ana. >> ere he is in the stroller sporting the blue and yellow dress complete with ballet flats. it's ening her countless points for bending gender norms and for letting her kids where whatever makes them feel best. >> another photo is turning heads this morning. >> most of us cringe at the idea of having to show our driver's linser passport photos but prince tweeted out his new passport photo worthy of a magazine cover. the photo of prince rodgers nelson taken february 11th is perfect in nearly every way. >> the hair, the makeup, the prince pout, even the background subtle white to gray. >> it's very zoo landeresque. >> i love it. i wis he could coach me on my photo.
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we are in the midst of what many consider to be one of new york's most important weeks of the year. fashion week. >> pushing aside the usual offerings of the over the top styles worn by impossibly rail thin runway models there's a new fabric that could revolutionize the way clothes are made. here's abc's tina trinh. >> reporter: it's new york fashion week, and designers flora gil and alexa adamss are gearing up for their big show. knit wear is their specity. this season they're adding a different material to the mix. 3-d printed plastic. >> basically starting with a string with knitting and
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where you're working with kind of aine of plastic. >> reporter: that plasticing is typically rigid and hard. >> we had to think about ways to make somethingoft and flexible animal i can't believe using hard units. >> reporter: the designers partnered with microsoft and 3-d printing company shapeways. >> this is their frosted ultradetail plastic. one of the things i love about it, it's transparent and has this sort of rubbery feel which is interesting. >> reporter: by ierlocking smaller pieces together, the designers essentially created a new fabric to work with. the initial idea was to try to take ideas from traditional chain maile. >> the cool thing is that it has a little bit of give in it, right? >> yeah it,efinitely has stretch in it ran it can be very malleable. >> is going to fit to each body of the model to fit her personally which will be nice. >> we're combining it witith a more old world technology crochet around the edge. >> that old world meets tech
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unlimited possibilities. >> i think the next revolution in 3-d printing will be more materials. eventually they will be able to use plaques and polymers that will be soft. >> the only way it will progress is if people use it. >> reporter: it's fashion 2.0, and this season, it's ready to wear. tina trinh, abc news, new york. >> very interesting. >> do you like it. >> i do. but i'm also wearing a spider webb today. >> is it made of flask and polymers? >> it's not made of plastic. if you get too close, you might get stuck in it. >> on the web.
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facebook. good morning. i'm reena ninan. >> and i'm kendis gibson. here are some of the top
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morning on "world news now." apple is refusing toomply with a court order. the fbi wants a apple to break the encryption on iphone of a terrorist. apple says that would viote privacy rights. the disagreement is becoming a major political ttle. we've got full details ahead. cruzzing to the top for the first ti, ted cruz has overtaken donald trump in a national poll but it's still a statistical dead heat. marco rubio picked up an endorsement from south carolina governor nikki haley. >> pope francis is calling on leaders to welcome migrants with open hearst. the pope celebrated his final mass in mexicoust across the texas border. thousands watched from a stadium in el paso as he prayed for those who died trying to reach the u.s. and america's newest multillionaire stepping forward to claim their share of last month's historic powerball jackpot. they won with numbers she has
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the past 30i years. those are some of our top stories on this thursday, february 18th. >> from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning. we're going to get start this the half hour with apple's battle with the federal government. it involves the iphone of one of the san bernardino shooters. >> the fbi believes that it contains important information about the terror attack. but that data is encrypted and apple does not want to break that code. here's more from abc's pierre thomas. >> reporter: the fbi and apple in a titanic clash between personal privacy and national security. >> need assist now. i have shots fired. >> reporter: since the bloody end of the san bernadino attack, the deadliest since 9/11, the fbi has been helplessly staring at syed farook's cell phone, an iphone 5c like this one. >> we still have one of those killer's phones that we have not been able to open. it's been over two months now. >> reporter: a federal judge now siding with the fbi, ordering apple to find a way to hack into
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apple is refusing saying if they breakk into e phone, it will set up a dangerorous slippy slope. >> if you design a backdoor for one phone, you have to design it for alall phones >> reporter: the fbi suspects the phone may hold critical clues about who farook was communicating with, and where he and his wife, tashfeen malik, may have traveled. the problem? they don't have farook's four-digit password. the fbi believes that farook used apple's security y option, basically a self-destruct mechanism, that renders all data on the phone permanently inaccessible if the proper code isn't entered after ten tries. but with 10,000 unique possibilities, the fbi knows cracking the code is nearly possible in just ten tries, and so it wants apple engineers to design software to break into the phone. in an impassioned statement, ceo tim cook said, "the government is asking apple to hack" its own userers. adding that the software is, quote, something we simply do not have, and something we consider too dangerous to
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the fight exploding on social media with presidential candidates weighing in. >> who do they think they are? we very to open it up. >> apple is standing firm arguing if they found a way 0 eak into that phone they'll be able to break into any phone which could put the private data of millions of users at stake. manhattan's chief prosecutor is trying to open 150 enypted ipnes. it's an epic leg battle that could go all the way to the u.s. suprememe court. pierre thomas, abc news, washington. the trial of a man accused in another terror incident is it under way. abdul melik abdul kareem is accused of being the mastermind of an attempt to disrupt an exhibit of anti-islam cartoons in texas. two gunmen were killed. prosecutors say he trained them and bankrolled the attack. he denies knowing about the plan till aft the attack. president obama will not
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antonin scalia. the white house says the president and first lady will pay their respects tomorrow at the supreme court where scalia will lie in repose. vice president biden will attend the funeral mass on saturday. >> meanwhile, retired supreme court justice sandra day o'connor siding with president obama. o'connor an inpod by reagan says th president should get t to nominate scalia's replacement. policen corn sa say a distracted driver was killed after being crued by a transforr. he was passing by a previous rain related accident scene and crashed into a power pole. smoking grass fires disrupted ththe evening commute in wichita last night causing delays. strong winds, low humidity and warm temperatures sparked a red flag warning in effect for most of kansas. windy, warm and dry conditions continue today in the
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recovered highs are expected along with an increased fire danger. downpours from san francisco to seattle. heavy snow in e sierra nevada and rky mountains. a warmup in the midwest. >> 40s in minneapolis and chicago, 50s in great falls and portland. 60s in memphis, l.a., as well as 70s in kansas city and dallas. next semester opens at the university of texas in austin. some students will legally be able to carry a concealed handgun into classrooms. thehose carrying guns must be 21 and have a gun license. the school's president many students and faculty as well as other staff oppose the law. gun rights activists say it's critical for self-defense. the suspect accused of last spring's so-called mansion murders in washington, d.c. will be in court tomorrow to face murder and other charges.
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executive, his wife and their young son as well as a housekeeper and then set the house on fire before fleeing. he was linked to the crime scene by dna found op a pizza crust and he faces life in prison if convicted. newly released dashcam video shows the terrifying moments when an ordinary traffic stop ended with one person injured and one shot to death. >> what looks routine is about to turn deadly. >> just relax. just relax. >> reporter: a police sergeant in cayce, south carolina questioning demetrius bryant over an expired license. but then bryant pulls a gun, shooting an officer in theeleg. the sergeant fires back. and kills bryant. >> suspect's down. >> the shoot-out captured on police cameras.
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today 76% of all departments use some time of camera. then there also citizen video. recording moments like last year whether he another southth carolina officer shot andilled walter scott's ran away. that officer now charged with murder. >> cameras cut bh ways. they either can justify meone's behavior or not. we've seen plenty of police shootingsing in recent past where they showed bad police behavior. >> reporter: with the help of this video, this week, both officers were cleared. and are now back to rk. clayton sandell, abc news, denver. a mysterious flag that suddenly appeared in lubbock, texas, is sparking controversy. the flag with arabic writing and a h heart popd up on a downtown building this week. the mayor was so alarmed he asked t city manager to contact the fbi and homeland security. but t message on the flag
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>> when you don't have all the information at the beginning, you should always on the side of caution. because it's better to be safe than sorry. >> officials say the situation has to be taken seriously in light of current national and international events. >> if they thoug it was isis or something, isis usually doesn't put a bright red heart in the middle of their black fig or whatever. >> why not get it translated first. >> maybe they couldn't find the gaggle translate button. star is known for its sweet drinks. you might not realize how sweet so of t them are. british researchers studied more than 130 drinks at several chains and starbucks beverages occupied 7 of the top ten spots. one drink contained 25 teaspoons of sugar. starbuckcks says it offers a wide variety of less sugary drink options or just get a blonde.
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utensilsls so wha if you could eat them instead of washing them? that's the idea behind the edible spoonmaker, a creation of a designer brooklyn. >> beak you cut doughing into little spoon shapes. you let them cooke for a couple moments and there they are, edible spoons. >> could be great for stirring. or maybe eating jelly or honey straight out of the jar or anything you can imagine in or out of the bedroom. >> this is creative. >> great idea. >> look at that. i doo love a good biscuit. >> that is a great idea. >> good biscuit. >> had let me just eat it. >> get that person a nobel prize. >> cereal bollwls. >> jack likes anything that deals with food. >> just eat it. coming up,today's modern
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and start gathering the information you need to help you keepep rollingith confidence. go long . a utility company says it's not guilty of criminal ongdoi in connection with a long-running gas leak in southern california. thousands of people in porter ranch have ever b been out of their homes for nearly four months because the air is polluted. investigators say southern california gas was slow to report the leak. >> we believe that we have operated the elise so canyon storage facility in cop
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laws and regulations. further, when we discovered the leak, we made prompt notifications to multiple agencies. >> there a arelso more than two dozen lalawsuits. the leak has been stopped but the nearly 6500 filies can't move back to their homes still state authorities certify the fix. to a potential danger on the ski slopes that people may not have known existed. trees. >> yeah, there are treacherous passeses of loo snow created by low hanging branches that keep snow from packing into the area around the trunk and hit at high speed,hey can be deadly, of course. here's abc's n neal kainksky. >> hit the jump. hit it. >> reporter: a father and son back country ski outing turning to a heart pounding fight for seconds as 5-year-old eth goss disappears amidst the trees. he's fallen out of sight in that tree well.
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winston gaus digs his son out. the boy fighting sef indication. >> here we go. here we go. i got you. >> i need to breath. >> reporteter:r: the veo now viewed more than a million tiles online as this father us his close call 0 warn others causing it the most frightening experience he's had as a parent. >> i remember sitting there watching the veo with him and my leg was shaking just a bit. it w pretty emotional afterwards. it was a true moment, know, for me to pull him out. >> i had a near death experience. >> you never expect something like that to happen to you. but o once it does it's kind of shocking. >> repeporter: is hard to see till you're up close. these branches block so much snow. one step down there you sink another six feet at ast. a safety video put out byhe northwest avalanche institute shows just how paralyzing it can
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who fall in tree wells fail to get themselves out help. accounting for 20% of all ski fatality fatalities. in this dramatic video posted on live leak in 2012, a snow boarder is buried while his friend's cacamera rolls. once he's partially dug out, you can see how helplesand contorted he was, legs a one arm stuck above him like cement. >> it can be really scary. if you hit the stree, you can knock a lot of snow on the tree f. >> if you fall in, experts say try to keep a hand in front of your face to clear a place to breathe. hug the treat if possible and use it as leverage to pull yourself out and finally and most importantly, always ski with a buddy and keep each other in sight. that's what saved ethan. >> my throat hurts right now. i was trying to so hard to get get snowe away.
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you have someone that you know well like a loved one fall in. >> reporter: neal karlinksky, abc news, snoqualmie pass, washington. >> that i never even thought of. >> i love all that fresh powder. >> coming up, mail carriers are no stranger to danger. >> traditionally it's the occasional nasty dog. in a new jersey community, it was wild turkeys. that's next. there are 16 million children struggling with hunger in america. that's 1 in 5 daughters, sons, neighbors, and classmates who don't know where their next meal is coming from. yet billions of pounds of good food go to waste every year. it's time we do something about it. feeding america is a nationwide network of food banks that helps provide meals to millions of kids and families in need. visit feedingamerica.org to help them feed even more. together we can solve hunger.
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wait oh, yes, wait a minute mrpostman, wait, wait mr. postman snee postal carriers are lauded for their adherence to their unofficial motto. >> neither snow nor heat nor rain nor gloom of night saves these carriers from the swift with completion of their appointed rounds. >> some people hear roosters. around here we wake up to gobble, gobble. >> reporr: it seems wild turkeys rule in this picturesque culled desack in hills dale. >> if you shoo them, they leave. >> no, they don't run. >> reporter: which is why we were here in the first place. >> i think that's ridiculous. it's silly. >> reporter: helen is talking about what happened after wild turkeys, yes, we found them, surrounded a letter carrier's truck obtuse.
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out and called his boss for help. the postmaster dialed 911. >> police. >> reporter: this is the actual call. >> you're not going to believe this, but i got a carrier being attacked by wild turkeys won't let him deliver the mail. >> here on the drive, he wasn't attacked, rather surrounded. word is that mail carrier was a substitute. while folks got a really good laugh about this, they admit the birds can be intimidating. >> i don't want to judge. >> don't judge. >> i don't want to judge anybody, especially if you're not used 0 to it. we're used to it. weee them every day. >> reporter: helen watches from her window. >> some we don't see them. they're out there swimming. >> to be clear this isn't a a 100% positive i.d. the gang we just spotted may not be the same one thattopped the mail carrier in his tracks.
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>> my truck is in ththe driveway. they always peck at it. they don't peck at the metal part, just the tires they don't like. >> reporter: something tells me the carrier will proceedith caution next time he's here. in hills dale. >> we've got loads of deer here also. >> reporter: kimberly richardson, eyewitness news. >> that's a cute story. >> it is cute. they can be scary, wild turkeys. >> you have a way of dealing with them. yeah with, a little gravy. >> dinner is served. >> you do.. a little wild turkey with a bottlef wild turkey. >> that's your favorite combination.
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we are family >> that's great we broke out the sisters. >> it's difficult enough. >> send me shade for the sisters sisters joke. it's difficult enough to raise kids inside and intact family let alone doing it through the upheaval of divorce and remarriage. >> and celebrity trainers heidi and chris powell are showing other families how to make the best out of tricky situations like theirs. here's here's juju chang. >> on their show extreme weight loss, heidi and chris powell inspire contestens to dig deep and pursue a healthy lifestyle. >> come on. there you go. >> repeporter: n the couple married for 5 1/2 years are inspiring people in a new way. >> with three people that are willg to put the kids first and ourgos last, we've come up
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that has resulted in four wuffully happy kids and consequently thr happy adults. >> heidi posting this family portrait on instagram of her ex-husband cuddling with their two older kids and the two younger ones she shares with chris, along with the #love my blended family. the picture generating lots of positive buzz with comments like truly amazing example how to rock a blended family. >> early on we spent time alone so we could talk to each other about parenting plans, et cera and who i could be for his children. it was s important for me to acknowledge and recognize that he is their father. he will always be their father. it's not my job to step in and try to be their dad. >> the powells joining the growing ranks of blended family from tom brady and gisele hanging with his ex-to will and jada pinkett smith and his ex- >> you want your children to have a a safe haven were they're with one parent or the other.
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well-being and their self-esteem stayntact as much as possible at all times. >> reporter: though heidi admits the hasn't all been smooth sailing they're all committed to making it work. >> i'm not telling everyryonehey need to be best friends. i do think so much positive can come when you're just kind to somebody else. >> reporter: juju chang, abc news, new york. >> it's a good example into it is. theyey really need to be beer looking though. >> that's a good-looking family. that's the news for this half hour.
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facebook at wth n fans.com. this morning on "world news now," a political message from the pope.
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statents about immigration at the mexico, texas border. what pope francis has to say about an emotional political issue. security showdo. the dispute between the fbi and apple over a locked phone used by the san bernardino terrorists.. y it could go to the supreme court. hospital hack. the california medical centering computer system infected by a virus. would you pay a ransomm to get back online? and later the instant multimillionaires who just claimed their part of a historic powerball prize. what this couple is not planning to do even though they're rich. it is thursday, february 18th.h. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning, everybody. we've made it to thursday. i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm reena ninan. friday eve around here. >> oh, my god, you can feel it all around here. we're all excited for the weekend. >> that's just the pope from the
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he's so close to the u.s., you're feeling positive vibes. >> snee mexico is saying good-bye to il papa. the powerful message from the pope speaking on behalf of migrants standing a stone's throw from the u.s. boarder. >> heading back to the vatican th morni afterrapping up a five-day visit to mexico where he called on countries to welcome people feing persecution, violence and poverty. marci gonzalez has the latest from the border. good morning. >> reporter: the excitement on the other side of the rio grande echoed here in el paso. thousands gathered in the stadiu to watch a simulcast of the mass and to hear the pope's strong words on violence, poverty and the hot button issue of immigration. pope francis left mexico his message still echoing through the hearsttf the faithful on both sididesf the border. [ speaking foreign language ]
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in the violence torn city of juarez, and praying just steps from el paso for the thousands who have died trying to cross into the united states and for the families still separated by this fencnce. >> we are tying unity between the two the countries by going to the river together and praying together. it's isn't that wonderful. >> reporter: the pope again cused on one of the most heated issues this election year. immigration. the vatican dismissing donald trump's claims that the pope is politilly motivated as the pontiff again called for compassion. after his visit with workers in juarez where he spokeut against exploitation and his emotional one-on-one time with prisoners, the pope headed home from what was once the murder capital of mexico --
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touched by the growing contrast here of hope. and hope francis had a hopeful message of his own saying there is sll time for changing and to end what he called the suffering of countless men and women. kendis and reena? >> marci, thank you so much. there is a major development in u.s./cubaeleases. president obama is going to cuba cuba next month. sources tell us the trip is planned for march 21st and 22nd about 15 months after the adnistration began reopening diplomatic relations with cuba. he will be the first president in 80 years to visit the island while in office. the official announcement from the white house is expect this had morning. and thehe predent is creating a new commission on cybersecurity. he is tapping former national security advisor tom donnalley to cha the c commissio with rmer ibmceo as vice chair.
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recommendations on better protecting government, business, and consumers from cyberattacks. the panel is supposed to make its report by the december 1st. apple is refusing to help the fbi hack into a terrorist's iphone despite a court order. but the case has much greater security ramifications than just this particular terrorist or this computer company. brandi hitt has the story. reporter: it's the ultimate showdown over national security and the privacy of your smartphone. all tied to last year's deadly terrorist attack in san bernardino. >> we still have one of those killer's phones we have not been able to open. >> reporter: a u.s. magistrate jujudge can has ordered appal to hack to look for clues about other other terror plots. apple is vowing to appeal, sending this message to examiner customers. we fear this demand would undermine the very freedoms and liberty our government is meant to protect.
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a backdoor, the phone becomes vulnerable. d hackers are so brilliant these days, if they eve got a whiff of how it was done, they'll find out how to do it. >> reporter: 14 people were killed in san bernardino and the victims' families are also weighing in. larry cauffman's partner arn ryanan reyes saying apple kind d of needed to come forward and not continue to fight. that's extremely wrong. yvette's uncle adding i understand they're trying to protect ctomers overall butut this is a criminal case. not all users agree. >> it's going to givehe government the right to go into everybody's phone. >> reporter: this battle will continue 0 play out in the courts moving up to the 9th circuitould you tell of appeals and potentially the u.s. supreme court. brandi hitt, abc news, los angeles. >> the u.s. believes air strikes argumenting isis banks have destroyed more than $500 million in cash.
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finances are severely strainined. some isis fighters report their salaries have ever been cut 50%. the u.s. say isis is reonsibleor a chemical weapons attack on kurdish forces in iraq l last august. the u.s.s.s joining its allies in condemning in strongist possible terms a car bomb attack ta killed at least 28 people in turkey. the explosion went off at the height of the evening rush hour in the capital city of ankara. targeting vehicles, carrying turkish military personnel, the turkish government has already begun its investigates into the bomb about so far no one has claimed upon the. a new poll showing donald trump may be starting to slip a little bit. national poll has ted cruz slightly ahead of trump in a statistical dead at. marco rubio is in third place but hoping for i an surge in saturday's primary after about picking up the coveted endorsement of south carolina governor nikki haley.
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>> you know, nikki haley give a speech a couple weeks ago and said ha we, we, yeah, it's not good. she's very, very weak on on illegal immigration. >> every day is a great day in south carolina. ladies and gentlemen, if we elect marco rubio, every day will be a great day in america. >> at a cnn town hall in south carolina, rubio and cruz bh disapproved of president obama's trip to cuba. cruz responded to the cease and detis letter from trump over a campaign ad. he said he laughed out loud because the ad uses trump's own words. >> the democrats are also running fleck and neck. hillary clinton has 44% and bernie sanders has 42%. they're each hoping to win more voters when theyppear together tonight at a town hall event in nevada we get more from abc's cecile yeah vega. >> i'm one of those mothers who met with her and was able to
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>> reporter: hillary clinton mother of sandra bland, the chicago woman who's death in a jail cell sparked outrage. >> we need to face the reality >> reporter: clinton and bernie sanders trying to woo minority voters. from the campaign trail -- >> what we have got to do is bring justice back to the criminal justice system. >> reporter: to the airwaves -- >> bernie sanders. >> hillary clinton. [ speaking foreign language ] >> reporter: clinton's now facing the possibility she could lose nevada, too. we went to her brooklyn headquarters to speak with her campaign manager. >> we always anticipated that this would be a very close contest. >> reporter: what is bernie sanders doing in nevada ththat you are not? >> i don't kw. you'd have to ask him what he's doing. we are executing on our strategy. >> reporter: a strategy that involves thousands of volunteers now focused on getting voters to caucus. clinton herself, now featured in "vogue," revealing this -- "m great at advocating for her ople, but i'm not so good at
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i just find it hard to do." >> and now word about what happens if there's a tie in these nevada caucuses. in iowa, they coin tosses. in nevada they're handing out decks of cards to every precincts. they he to be shuffled times before they're used. if there's a tie, there's a draw. and the highest card ns. cecilia vega, an abc news, new york. now you another potential rick for women who waited till they're older to have dids kids. women who became pregnant at 40 or older were more likely to have a stroke later in life. for those women, there was a 60% increase in the risk of a i brain bleed. there was also a slight increase in heart disease. experts say more rearch is necessary to confirm a direct lirveg. >> say you like to put grated parmesan chinese on your favorite italian dish to add extra flavor. if you do, you should know you're also getting a small serving of w wood pulp.
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compans that use cheap fillers in their parmesan like wood pulp. it comes in the form of a legal common food adddditive wch prevents the cheese from sticking together and getting oily. >> i do love my parmesan. you were saying don't get the two for $5 parmesan at the store. get the $18 thing. without much fanfare, facebook launched a crack down to lid sites of marijuana related material. >> what? >> i know. dozens of accounts orated by marijujuana businessesave already been shut down. facebook says those pages were removed "for violating our community standards." many account owners say they've never sold one bit of pot online and say their business is suffering due to less exposure on social need media. >> there are no more colorado facebook users this morning. a couple in pennsylvania wakes unhappy this morning because their golden retriever is safely
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the dog was stuck in that 15-foot deep hole for two nights. >> poor sky. the fire department's assistant chief climbed into the hole got a makeshift harness around sky and his colleagues. they pulled sky to safety and once he was safe, sky waste nod time trying to run around again. >> the firemen think sky sensed that he was being saved during the operation and that he wa develops cooperative. >> cute. >> very cute. coming up "the mix," one woman marking her territory. what a girlfriend is doing to keep others away from her man. >> als ahead, thenstant multimillionaires in florida claiming their part of a jumbo power jackpot. but wait, wouldn't you quit your job after cashing in? >> yep. >> and the unprecedented move by hospital administrators after a hospital's medical computer was hacked. >> you're watching "world news
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teachers at some of the country's largest school districts staged walk ins yesterday such as this one in chicago. in chicago and dozens of other cities. the teachers were calling for more funding and less testing. the protests happened before the school day started. when the bells rang, the teachers walked in and took their places in their clasooms. the university of michigan
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outbreak of norovirus. nearly 100 students are suffering frfrom gastr intestinal illness. most eat in the same dining hall. results won't be available f for several days confirming what the illness is. theig 10 women's s swimming and drivg championships did begin last flight on campus. >> in los angeles a compuputer virus sickened anntire hospital. paralyzing its entire computer met work. >> the ceo of hollywood presbyterian medicalenter says they were forced to pay $17,000 to hackers to regain control of their computers. matt gutman has the story. >> hollywood psbyterian hospital computer systems sickened with a virus. the so-called ran some aware turniningata to gobbledeygook. >> it was odd being at the hospital because all the signs said do not use the computers. i'm like what's going on with the xurs?
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>> reporter: so typically what they're doing in ran some aware is not actually stealing data but doing something we call encrypting the data. >> reporter: and why bitcoins? expert say they're nearly united nations traceable. this type of ran some wear is new. >> they're using more sophisticated tactics but also demanding a much higher level of ran some from their victim. >> reporter: the hospital leaving this message on its voice mail saying its functions are unaffected. >> we want to assure you that patient care has not been compromised as we continue to address this indent. >> reporter: also on the case the fbi releasing this statement "we are investigating the compromise with martins at lapd to determine person or group responsible." mamatt gutman, abc news, los angeles. >> so they paid the ran some before alerting authorities. which is what some peoeople are saying why. apparently it was ten days.
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5th and it wasn't restored till ten days later. >> that's so odd they waited to alert the authorities. i think it's an awful precedent. i can't believe they paid it. we'll see what ends up happening after this. coming up in our next half hour, a real life catch me if you can case in florida. take a look at had this 18-year-old. he's now facing felony charges for brazenly opening up a medicalractice inside a medical building and passing himself off as a doctor. how did he manage to get away with it? first america's newest multimillionaires. the story behind the couple who finally came forward to claim
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they didn't want to talk about children, but have put their one lump sum of nearly $328 million into a trust for their family. they won with numbers they've been playing regularly for 30 years. and couldn't feel more blessed tonight. steve osunsami, abc news, tallahassee. >> when we have these big powerball jackpots we cannot wait. we g annoyed when they wait. i love it they got their ducks in line. didn't tell anybody el. she wa an avon sales woman. >> oh, man, i look like a pimp. >> i look like i'm trying to sell you a home with your $10 win. >> i'm impressed by her. she's 70 and he's 55. >> yeah. >> married smart andnd they got married when he was 20 something. >> how do you know this?
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there's a strange noise coming out in forest grobe, oregon, that nobody knows what it or where it's coming from. take a listen. [ high pitched sound ] >> isn't that weird? >> they have no idea w where is cocoming from. at fir they thought it was metal screeching on a train track. but there are no train tracks nearby. somebody recorded it. took it to the fire department. the fire marshal says that they just have no clue. what could be that noise. >> so it's still a mystery at this point. >> still a big mystery. >> it's got to be wonderful living in that neighborhood right now. >> can you imagine? would drive me nuts. >> we say hello to the audience in that town. >> turn us up a little. >> because you're up right now with that noise. we celebrated cj, the winner of best in show yesterday at the westminster dog show. but then the one that was really getting rakz online during the
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he was looking out for one thing, the sack that was inside of his handler's pocket. he just kept going after the snack. usually you don't see momen like thes these are very well trained dogs on the is taken but daria was looking out for one thing. >> all on the bigs taken. >> needless to say daria did not win the competition. >> plane he just needs a little breakfast in the morning. he needs to be fed. >> he was hungry. >> it's good that anyway, he went a little further south, he could have had problems with that one. we've got to talk about girlfriend and her boyfrienend. >> that would have ever been what that noise was. >> it's the alarm system going off. >> she deces her boyfriend decides that he's going to take a tripo i by za. she gives him a shirt. this shirt. it has a picre of her look at his like face. i'm not going to wear this in ibiza.
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>> good this morning on "world news now," campaign crunch. latest polls showing razor thin
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democratic races days before voters make critical choicesn south carolina and nevada. who has an edge? >> emotional message. the pe's final hours in mexico spent along the texas border. how he ventured into the middle of a sensitive amerin political issue. >> and new this half hour, it's an airport where weather delays are common during the winter. >> but this time it was a wild scen on the tarmac at this busy airpt. the coyote interfering with air traffic. later, kanye west's backstage tantrum that's going public. where he lost his cool this time and who has leaked the video. it is thursday, february 18th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news s now." good morning on this thursday. i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm reena ninan. sorry. >> go ahead. >> you had something? >> no, i was just talking about kanye, crazy kanye. we'll get to that in a little bit.
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found that more interesting than kanye. >> some wild and crazy swings, of course. >> ted cruz overtaking donald trump in the latest poll, and it's fascinating see exactly what's going to o happen lding up to nevada. >> exactly. nevada is coming up on saturday for the democrats and south carolina on saturday for the republicans. a new national poll though, this is a game-changer apparently. cruz has inched ahead of trump by two points. making it a statistical dead heat and the number three spot goes to marco rubio who is also enjoying a key endorsement. it's your voice, your vote. abc's lana zak is covering the gop candidates. >> reporter: there are just days unl republicans vote in south carolina and governor nikki haley is hoping her endorsement could give a win to marco rubio. >> ladies and gentlemen, if we elect marco rubio, every day will be a grt day in america. >> reporter: south carolina's popular governor has enjoyed
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rubio pulling at 14% could use the boost. >> if we lose this election, we lose more than an election. i believe we lose the american dream. >> reporter: ted cruz throwing down the gauntlet with donald trump. donald, i would encourage you if you want to file a lawsuit challenging th ad, claiming it is defamation, file the lawsuit. >> reporter: trump has been threatening legal action over this cruz ad released in the wake of justice e scalia'seath. >> i am pro-choice in every respect. >> we cannot trust donald trump with these serious decisions. >> reporter: on the trail trumump >> cruz said he's not pro-life. i said i'm not? you can't lie about people like that. >> reporter: but the ad doesn't seem to be hurting trump's poll numbers. in the first southern primary state. trump holds a 16-point lead over his nearest competitor ted cruz. in fact, even adding together the numbers for for rubio, bush, carson and kasich, the total is less than
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lead. cruz seems to be challenging trump's lead and in what is now becoming increasingly common, the republican establishment seems to be on a campaign for anyone but trump. senator mike lee is going to be campmpaigning is morning with ted cruz and in the afternoon with marco rubio. reena, kendis? >> thank you. this morning the white house will a announce at president obama is visiting cuba next month. he will be the first president to vis the island while in office since calvin coolidge long before the castro revolution. republican presidential hopeful marco rubio calls the decision a mistake and says he will not go to cuba while the castros are in power. >> a year and two months after the opening to cuba, the cuba government remains as repressive as ever but now they have access to millions if not billions of dollars in resources that they didn't have access to before this opening. >> reporter: he also said it is part of the administration's appeasent to america's
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apple is in a security showdown with the fbi refusing to help the agency hack the iphone used by one of the san bernardino terrorists. despite a court order. the computer company says doing so would create a backdoor into the confidence infortion in every iphone. presidentialal hopefulonald trump is siding with the government. >> i think it't's disgraful that apple is not helping on that. i think security first and i always felt security first. apple should absolutely we should forcehem to do it. >> marco rubio weighing in on this too calling it a tough issue but he hopes apple will cooperate and be "a good corporate citizen." think it's an unreasonable request. the vatican after a moving mass in mexico across the u.s. border he capped off his visit by appealing to countries to open their hearts to thousands of abc's terrrry moran s there. >> reporter: he stood on the
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bowed in silent prayer, here at this troubled border. across the river, a few feet away in the united states, americans, including some undocumented immigrants, praying with francis, remembering the thousands who have died in the desert, trying to get to the u.s. spiritually, there was no rder here. joyous crowds on both sides, in juarez and in el paso, a hugely symbolic celebration, a message from the pope. this week, donald trump sent a message back, in an interview with fox business. >> theope is a very political person. i don't think he understands the danger of the open b border th we have with mexico. >> reporter: but mexico has embraced this pope. at one point mobbing him, almt toppling him until he rebuked them. "don't be selfish," he said. and at every step, francis has spoken out, blasting some businesses as slave drivers that exploit employees. and especially taking on the violence of the drug trade here in this city, once racked by
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but w, juarez with crime down to manageable levels, proudly hosting the pope. for francis, this isn't about politics. it's about taking in the stranger and welcoming the refugee. he would say, that's christianity. terry moran, abc news, with the pope in juarez, mexico. >> terry's been in iraq. so he got lucky. he got boondoggle to hang out with the pope. a los angeles hospital confirmst's been paid $17,000 in ransom to hackers who disabled its computer network. the ceo of the hollywood presbyterian medical center defended t move saying it was the most efficient way to get its system running again. the hackers demanded the ransom be paid in bitcoin because the online currency is difficucult to trace. > two los angeles police officers are under arrest charged with repeatedly raping four women while on duty. prosecutors say the two who worked as patient -- partners
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if they didn't give in to their demands. they're due in court later today to face more than a dozen felony charges. if they are convicted, they could face life in prison. bill cosby is now suing the woman whose complaint led to his sexual abuse arrest. the lawsuit says she, her attorneys and her mother and othe broke confidentiality agreements. the comedian also claimed that an agreement to settle her civil lawsuit against him more than a decade ago shielded him from criminal prosecution. a judge has denied his request for dismissal. boxer r manny pauiao's views about homosexuality will cost him his endorsrsemenent de wit nike. pacquiao is rununning for office a senate seat in the philippines and during an interview, he said gay people, "are worse than animals." nike called that abhorrent. and immediatelyly ended its relationship with pacquiao. other companies could follow nike's lead. > for ny mlions of americana promise of warmer
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official opening of baseball's spring training. look at there. >> hey, boys. >> looks good in florida. by the end of the day, pitchers and catchers from 19 of the 30 major leagues will have reported in either florida or arizona. plenty of field players are already working out, as well. spring training games start over the next ten days or so and the league's opening day is sunday, april 3rd. >> yep, and it will end with the nationals winning it all. >> you love your nationals. if a new patent application airplanemaker airbus is to be believed, passengers could be in for more of a pinch than ever before. here's a company's diagram for an underseat storage compartment. to use it, you would obviously have to stand up, turn around and open it. but it would also severely cut down on leg room for the passenger behind you. airbus on behalf of the flying public we say please don't. >> no, no, no.
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the leg room. wait, we did give up the snacks. >> we lost with that. while we're talking about flying, check out this coyote in the circle there right in the middle of that scene there. it was running around yesterday morning on runways of milwaukee's airport. the unwelcome visitor delayed one flight briefly. the plane eventually made a safe landing. ground crews chased the coyote off sending it back to where it came from. >> okay. glad it got home. >> it's wisconsin. weird stuff happens in wisconsin, as well as florida. >> no matter how productive new technology i you can always play games with it. so ishould be a surprise that you can now play ping-pong on your apple watch. >> yeah, the app is called a tiny game of pong. it is free although for a dollar, you can get an artificial intelligence opponent. pong was a classic game on the early computer systems because it h such a simple display.
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device like a watch. >> i thought it was ping-pong. i was trying to figure out how you play ping-pong on an apple watch. pong was before my time. was that before atari? >> i think it was. >> it was before the atari. >> coming up in "the skinny," ade getting lots o love online but not for something she did on stage. also, cutting edge fabric that could revolutionize the way clothing is made. break through at new york's fashion week. >> and the teenager who posed as a doctor even opening a busy medical practice. who did he fool and how did he get away with it after today's forecast. matt, hey, it is drink wine day. our favorite prop. >> that's your favorite.
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this is incredible video from thailand. this 50000-foot cao ship lost control and smashed through a walkway along the bangkok harbor. bad weather and strong currents are to blame for the accident. should sasay, remarkably, nobody on the walkway or on the ship suffered any injuries. even though the ship was damaged, it did manage to stay afloat until repairs were made. wow. facing some serious charges this morning, an 18-year-old man from south florida who calls himself dr. love. >> he's facing felony charges for allegedly practicing medicine without a license. brazenly, opening up his own practice inside a medical building. abc's matt gutman with the story. >> reporter: he had the lab coat and the stethoscope. >> they say you've been practicing medicine without a license?
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self-declared florida doctor lacked a medical license. just 18, malachi love robinson, was charged with seven counts including grand theft and fraud for allegedly practicing without a license. our west palm bebeach statn n wpbf was ght there when he was arrested tuesday. >> i'm hurt because of the accusations and the allegations. >> reporter: last month, he proudly offered this tour of his office. >> this is the new birth and life medical center. >> reporter: saying he never claimed to be an md. but wpbf peeled back the tape on this sign, revealing those very letters. >> so many physicians, they speak to me and they are just in awe. it's not because i'm a great person, not because i'm some miracle from heaven sent, it's just because i have a passion for helping people. >> reporter: including an undercover sheriff's deputy. another patient, an 86-year-old, claims he treated her for severe stomach pain, paying him nearly $3500. his website says he treats people with phototherapy, as well as water, food and air. last year, love-robinson roamed the halls of st. mary's
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doctor and his name was dr. robinson. >> reporter: st. mary's said he never came in n contact th patients a he was never charged. matt gutman, abc news, los angeles. >> how can you do that when you know these people are suffering? >> i'm amazed he was able to get away with it. a, how did he afford to pay the rent for his office there? and how did he get -- >> lots of questions will be answered this morning on "good morning america. he's going to be there this morning to talk about the situation. so i can't wait to see that interview. >> dr. love on "gma." check it out. when we come back, the undercover video from kanye west
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and picasso. >> bro, by 50%, stanley kubrick. apostle paul. picasso and escobar, i am 50% more influential than any other human being. don't [ bleeped ] with me. don't [ bleeped ] with me. don't [ bleeped ] with me. by 50%, dead or alive. by 50% for the next thousand years. stanley kubrk, yea. >> sources tell tmz west did eventually speak calmly with "snl" executive producer lorne michaels who decided to put the set back together. crisis apparently averted but -- >> thank god. >> the meltdown continues. >> who knows what that guy was capable of. >> i don't know what he was -- that was crazy. >> next claims of justice averted. gwyneth paltrow saying she's very upset over the acquittal of
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>> a jury in los angeles found 66-year-old dante soiu not guilty of all charges without any recommendation he be hospitalized for psychiatric treatment. prosecutors say y dante so upset her by sending dozens of unsolicited letters and gifts in recent years. >> it was the second case in which he was accused of stalking the actress. in the first he was committed to a ment institution but was eventual released. >> the jury foreman tells tmz they saw no evidence that he meant to cause paltrow any harm and they felt it would have ever been worse if the convicted an innocent man whose only crime was sending love letters. we move on next to the tons of love letters for adelele on social media. >> it's good to see so many people reaching out. the ten-time grammy award winner was spotted over the weekend with her partner treating their son angelo to day at disneyland. bud take a close look. you see him there? guess who he's dressed up as? his favorite character from
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>> there he is in the stroller sporting the blue and yellow dress complete with black ballet flats. it's earning her countless cool points for bending gender norms and for being the kind of mom who lets her kids wear whatever makes t them feelest. >> i love that. >> another photo is turning heads this morning. >> most of us cringe at the idea of having to show our driver's license or passport photos but prince tweeted out his new passport photo worthy of a magazine cover. the photo of prince rodgers nelson taken february 11th is perfect in nearly every way. >> the hair, the makeup, the prince pout, even the lighting captured the background subtle white to gray. >> it's very zoolanderesque. >> i love it. i wish he could coach me on my passport photo. i need to get one.it. i wish he could coach me on my photo.
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we are in the midst of what many consider to be one of new york's most important weeks of the year. fashion week. >> pushing aside the usual offerings of the over the top styles worn by impossibly rail thin runway models there's aew kind of fabric that could revoluonize the way clothes are made. here's abc's tina trinh. >> reporter: it's new york fashion week, and desisigners flora gil and alexa adams are gearing up for their big show. knitwear is their specialty. this season they're adding a different material t to the mi 3-d printed plastic. >> basically starting with a string with knitting and thenning fabric out of it. this is a really similar process
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of a line of plastic. >> reporter: but that plastic, it's typically rigid and hard. >> we had to think about ways to make something soft and flexible and malleable using hard units. >> reporter: the designers partnered with microsoft and 3-d printing company shapeways. >> this is their frosted ultradetetail plasc. one of the things i love about it, it's transparent and has this sort of rubbery feel which is really interesting. >> reporter: by interlocking smaller pieces together, the designers essentially created a new fabric to work with. the initial idea was to try to take ideas from traditional chain maile. >> the really cool thing here is that itctually has a little bit of give in it, right? >> yeah, it finitely has stretch in it and it can be very malleable. >> it's going to fit to each body of the model to fit her personally which will be nice. >> we're combining it with a more old world technology crochet around the edge. >> that old world meets tech world proach makes for unlimited possibilities.
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in 3-d printing will be more materials. eventually they will be able to use plastics and polymers that are completely soft. >> the only way it will get better and really progress is if people use it. >> reporter: it's fashion 2.0, and this season, it's ready to wear. tina trinh, abc news, new york. >> very interesting. >> do you like it? >> i do. but i'm also wearing a spider web today. >> is it made of plastic and polymers? >> it's not made of plasc. and polymers. but you get too close, you might get stuck in it. >> on the web. >> don't miss our updates on
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apple is refusing to comply with a court order. the fbi wants apple to break the encryption on the iphone of a terrorist. apple says that would violate privacy rights. the disagreement is becoming a major political battle. we've got full details ahead. cruising to the top for the first time, , ted cruzas overtaken donald trump in a national poll but it's still a statistical dead heat. marco rubio came in third as he picked up an endorsement from the south carolina governor nikki haley. >> pope francis is calling on leaders to welcome m migrants th open hearts. the po celebrated his final mass in mexico just across the texas border. thousands watched from a stadium in el paso as he prayed for those who died trying to reach the u.s. and america's newest multimillionaire stepping forward to claim their share of last month's historic powerball jackpot. they won with numbers she has been playing for every week for the past 30 years.
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february 18th. >> from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning, everyone. we're going to get started thiss half hour with apple's battle with the federal government. it involves the iphone of one of the san bernardino shooters. >> the fbi believes that it contains important information about the terror attack. but thatata is encrypted and apple does not want to break that code. here's more from abc's pierre thomas. >> reporter: the fbi and apple in a titanic clash between personal privacy and national security. >> need assist now. i have shots fired. >> reporter: sincehe bloody end of the san bernadino attack, the deadliest since 9/11, the fbi has been helplessly staring at syed farook's cell phone, an iphone 5c like this one. >> we still have one of those killer's phones that we have not been able to open. it's been over t months now. >> reporter: a federal jud now siding with the fbi, ordering apple to find a way to hack into the iphone used by farook. apple is refusing saying if they break into the phone, it will
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slope. >> if you design a backdoor for one phone, you have to design it for all phones. >> reporter: the fbi suspects the phone may hold critical clues about who farook was communicating with, and where he and his wife, tashfeen malik, may have traveled. the problem? they don't have farook's four-digit password. the fbi believes that farook used apple's security option, bacally a self-destruct mechanism, that renders all data on the phone permanently inaccessible if the proper code isn't entered after ten tries. but with 10,000 unique possibilities, the fbi knows cracking the code is nearly impossible in just ten tries, and so it wants apple engineers to design software to break into the phone. in an impassioned statement, ceo tim cook said, "the government is asking apple to hack" its own users. adding that the software is, quote, something we simply do not have, and something we consider too dangerous to create. the fight exploding on social
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candidates weighing in. >> who do they think they are? no, we have to open it up. >> apple is standing firm arguing if they found a way to break into that phone they'll be able to break into any phone which could put the private data of millions of users at stake. manhattan's chief prosecutor tells us he alone is trying to open more than 150 encrypted iphones inases ranging from murder to sex crimes. it's an epic legal battle that could go all the way to the u.s. supreme court. pierre thomas, abc news, washington. the trial of a man accused in another tererror incint is under way. abdul melik abdul kareem is accused of being the mastermind of an attempt to disrupt an exhibit of anti-islam cartoons in texas. two islamic militant gunmen we killed. prosecutors say he trained tm and bankrolled the attack. he denies knowing about the plan in after the attack. president obama will not
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scalia. the white house says the president and first lady will pay their respects tomorrow at the supreme court where scalia will lie in repose. vice presisident bid will attend the funeral mass on saturday. >> meanwhile, retired supreme court justice sandra day o'connor siding with president obama. o'connor who was appointed by ronald reagan says the president should get to nominate scalia's replement. >> police in southern california say a distracted driver was killed after being crushed by a transformer. he was passing by a previous rain related accident scene and crashed into a power pole. smoking grass fires disrupted the evening commute in wichita last night seriously hamring visibility and causing delay strong winds, low humidity and warm temperatures sparked a red flag warning in effect for most of kansas. windy, warm and dry conditions continue today in the plains.
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with an increased fire danger. downpours from san francisco to seattle. heavy snow in the esera nevada and rocky mountains. a warmup in the midwest. >> 4 in minneapolis and chicago, 50s in great falls and portland. 60s inin memphisl.a., as well as 70s in kansas city and dallas. next semester opens at the university of texas in austin. some students will legally be able to carry a concealed handgun into classrooms. that's a result of a new state law. those carrying guns must be 21. they must also have a gun licens guns generally remain banned fromorms. the school's president many students and faculty as well as other staff oppose the law. gun rights activists say it's critical for self-defense. the suspect accused of last spring's so-called mansion murders in washington, d.c. will be in court tomorrow to face murder and other charges.
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wint killed an executive, his wife and their young son as well as a housekeeper and then set the house on fire beforere fleeing he was linked to the crime scene by dna found on a pizza crust and he faces life in prison if convicted. newly released dashcam video shows the terrifying momenents when an ordinary traffic stop in south carolina ended with one officer injured and the other shot todeath. abc's clayton sandell has details. >> reporter: what looks routine is about to tuturn deadl >> just relax. just relax >> reporteter: a pole sergeant in cayce, south carolina questioning demetrius bryant over marijuana and an expired car registration. >> this is a little misdemeanor, okay? >> reporter: but then bryantt pulls a gun, shooting an officer in the leg. the sergeant fires back. and kills bryant. >> suspect's down. >> the sho-out captured on police cameras. now becoming as common as flashlights.
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some type of camera. then there is citizen video.o. recording moments like last year when another carolina officer shot and killed walter scott as he ran away. that officer now charged with murder. >> cameras cut both ways. they either can justify someone's behavior or not. we've seen plenty of police shootings in the recent past ere they showed bad police behavior. >> reporter: with the help of this video, this week, both officers were cleared and are now back to work. clayton sandell, abc news, denver. a mysterious flag that suddenly appeared in lubbock, texas, is sparking controversy. the flag with arabic writing and a heart popped up on a downtown building this week. ththe mayor s so alarmed he asked the city manager to contact the fbi and homeland security. but the message on the flag actually translated to the words
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information at the beginning, you should always on t the side caution. because it's better to be safe than sorry. >> officials say the situation has to be taken seriously in light of current national and international events. >> if they thought it was isis or something, isisis usually doesn't put a bright red heart in the middle of their black fig or whatever. >> why notot just geit translated first? >> maybe they couldn't find the gaggle translate button. >> starbucks is known for its sweet drinks but you might not realize just how sweet some of them are. british researchers studied more than 130 drinks at several chains and starbucks beverages occupied 7 of the top ten spots. when it came 0 sugar content. one drink contained 25 teaspoons of sugar. starbucks says it offers a wide variety of less sugary drink options or just get a blonde. everyone likes a medium blonde, right, in the morning?
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family bleing ex-spouses and stepchildren into a bigger, happier group. the postal worker who went postal after a big scare from wildurkeys. you'll actually hear the 911 operator, the call and how the folks respond. >> and video of a boy's accident going viral. the lessons learned before you go downhill. you're watching "world news now." jack, what do you really think about this? it's a great idea? >> great idea. (ugh.) does your carpet ever feel rough and dirty? don't avoid it, reresolve it our formula with a special conditioning ingredient, softens your carpet with every use. it's resolve, so y you know it cleans and freshens. but it also softens. resolve. a carpet that welcomes you. and to clean pet messes, try resolve pet expert. (coughing) coughing disrupt everyone's life.
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regulations. further, when we discovered the leak, we made prompt notificaons to multiple agencies. >> there are also more than two dozen lawsuits. the leak has been stopped but the nearly 6500 families can't move back flow their homes until state authorities certify the fix. to a potential danger on the ski slopes that people may not have known existed. tree wells.. >> yeah, there are treacherous passes of loose ow creed by low hanging branches that keep snow from packing into the area around the trunk. and if you hit it at high speed, it can be a deadly thing. here abc's neal karlinksky. >> hit the jump. hit it. >> reporter: a father and son back country ski outing turning to a heart pounding fight for seconds as 15-year-old ethan go disappears amidst the trees. he'sallen out of sight in that tree well. >> ethan?
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the boy fighting suffocation. >> here we go. here we go. i got you. >> i need to breath. >> reporter: the video now viewed more than a million times online as this father uses his close call to warn others calling it the most frightening experience he's had as a parent. >> i remember sitting there watching the video with him and my leg was shaking just a bit. it was pretty emotional afterwards. was a true moment, know, for me to pull him out. >> i had a near death experience. >> you never expect something like that to happen to you. but once it does it's kind of shocking. >> reporter: it's hard to see till you're right here up close. but these branches block smuch snow, it's not -- one step dowown there u sink another six feet at least. a safety video put out by the northwest avalanche institute shows just how paralyzing it can be.
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fall in tree wells fail to get themselves out without help. accounting for 20% of all ski fatalities. in this dramatic video posted on live leak in 2012, a snowboarder is buried while his friend's camera rolls. once he's partially dug out, you can see how helpless and contorted he was, legs and one arm stuck above him like cement. >> it can be really y scary. if you hit the tree, you can knock a lot of the snow that's on the tree off and that can pile on top of you, as well. >> if you fall in, experts say try to keep a hand in front of your face to clear a place to breathe. hug the treat if possible and use it as leverage to pull -- push yourself out. and finally and most importantly, always ski with a buddy and keep each other in sight. that's what saved ethan. >> my throat hurts right now. i was trying so hard to get away from my face but it just kept coming down.
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that was in a well. but it doesn't touch home till you have someone that you know well like a loved one fall in. >> reporter: neal karlinksky, abc newssnoqualmie pass, washington. >> i've got a long list of ski dangers i like to recite. but i never even thought of that. >> i love all that fresh powder. >> coming up, mail carriers are no stranger to danger. >> traditionally it's the occasional nasty dog. in a new jersey community, it was wild turkeys. at's next. was wild turkeys. that's next. there are 16 million children struggling with hunger in america. that's 1 1 in 5 dauters, sons, neighbors, and classmates who don't know where their next meal is coming from. yet billions of pounds of good food go to waste every year. it's time we do something about it. feeding america is a nationwide networkrk of foodanks that helps provide meals to millions of kids and families in need. visit feedingamerica.org to help them feed even more. together we can solve hunger.
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wait, oh, yes, wait a a minute mr. postman, wait, wait mr. popostman >> postal carriers are lauded for their adherence to their unofficial motto. neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these carriers from are the s swift completion of their appointed rounds. >> but it doesn't say anything about wild turkeys. >> some people hear roosters. around here we wake up to gobble, gobble. >> reporter: it seems wild turkeys rule in this picturesque cul-de-sac in hillsdale. >> if you shoo them, they leave. right? >> no, they don't run. >> reporter: which is y we were here in the first place. >> i think that's ridiculous. it's silly. >> reporter: helen is talking out what happened afteter wild turkeys, yes, we found them, surrounded a letter carrier's truck on tuesday. he was so upset, couldn't get
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he. the postmaster dialed 911. >> police. >> reporter: this is the actual call. >> you're not going to believe this, but i got a carrier being attacked by wild turkeys won't let him deliver the mail. >> here on the drive, he wasn't actually attacked, rather surrounded. word is that mail carrier was a substitute. and while folks here got a really good laugh about this, they do admit the birds can be intimidating. >> i don't want to judge. >> don judge. >> i don't want to judge anybody, especially if you're not used to it. we're used to it. we see them every day. >> reporter: helen watches from her window. >> summer we don't see them. they're out there swimming. >> to be clear, this isn't a 100% positive i.d. the gang we just spotted may not be the same one that stopped the mail carrier in his tracks. my gut tells me it is.
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they always peckt it. they don't peck at the metal papart, justhe tires they don't like. >> reporter: something tells me that mai carrier will proceed with caution next time he's here. in hillsdale. >> we've got loads of deer here also. >> reporter: we'll get to them next week. kimberly richardson, eyewitness news. >> that's a cute story. >> it is cute. they can be scary, wild turkeys. >> they can, but you have a way of dealing with them. >> yeah, with a little gravy. >> you do. >> a little wild turkey with a >> that's your favorite combination. combination.
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me >> that's great we broke out the sister sisters. >> you like that? as any parent will tell you. >> send me shade for the sister scissors joke. >> okay. it's difficult enough to raise kids inside an intact family let alone doing it through the upheaval of divorce and remarriage. >> and celebrity trainers heidi and chris powell are showing other families how to make the best out of tricky situations like theirs. here'sabc's juju chang. >> repororter: on their hit show, "ereme weight loss," celebrity trainers an heidi and chris powell inspire contestants to dig deep and purdue a healthy lifestyle. >> come on. there you go. >> reporter: now the couple married for 5 5 1/2 yearare inspiring people in a new way. >> with three people that are willing to put the kids first and our egos last, we've come up with this inincredibleynamic
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consequently three happy adults. >> heidi posting this family portrait on instagram of her ex-husband cuddling with their two older kids and the two younger ones she shares with chriris, alongith the #love my blended family the picture generating lots of positive buzz with comments like truly amazing example how to rock a blended family. >> early on, derek and i spent time alone so we could talk to each other about parenting plans, et cetera, and who i could be for his children. it was so important for me to acknowledge and recognize that he is their father. he will alys be their father. it's not my job to step in and try to be their dad. i'm their step dad. >> reporter: the powells joining the growing ranks of blended families from from tom brady and gisele hanging with his ex bridget moynahan to will and jada pinkett smith and his ex. >> you want your children to have a sampb haven whether they are with one parent or the
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well-being and their self-esteem stay intact as much as possible at all times. >> reporter: though heidi admits it hasn't always been smooth sailing, they're all committtted to making it work. >> i'm not telling everyone they need to be best friends. i do think so much positive can come wn you're just kind to somebody else. >> reporter: juju chang, abc news, new york. >> it's a good example. >> it is. they really need to be betr looking though. >> that's a good-looking family. that's the news for this half
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the pope. >> the prayers, symbolism and statements about immigration at the mexico/texas border. what pope francis has to say about an emotional political issue. security showdown. the dispute between the fbi and apple ov a locked phone used by the san bernardino terrorists. why it could go to the supreme court. hospital hack. the california medical center's computer system infected by a virus. would you pay a ransom to get back online? and later, the instant multimillionaires who just claimed their part of an historic powerball prize. what this couple is noplanning to do even though they're rich. it is thursday, february 18th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "worldld news no" good morning, everybody. we've made it t to thursy. i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm reena ninan. friday eve around here. >> oh, my god, you can feel it all around here. we're all excited for the weekend.
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border. >> is that what it is? >> he's so close to the u.s., you're feeling positive mexico is saying good-bye to il papa. thpowerful message from the pope speaking on behalf of migrants standing a stone's throw fr the u.s. boarder. >> the pope is heading back to the vatican this morning after yapping up a fiveay visit to mexico where he called on countries to welcome people fleeing persecution, violence and poverty. from the border. good morning. reporter: the excitement on the other side of the rio grande echoed here in el paso. thousands gathered in the stadium to watch a simulcast of f the mass and to hear the pope's strong words on violce, poverty and the hot-button issue of immigration. pope francis left mexico, his message still echoing through the hearts of the faithful on
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[ speaking foreign language ] >> reporter: after hding mass in theviolence-torn city of juarez, and praying just steps from el paso for the thousands who have died trying to cross into the united states and for the families still separated by this fence. >> we are tying unity between the two countries by going to the river together and praying together. isn't that wonderful? >> reporter: the pope again focused on one of the most heated issues this election year. immigration. the vatican dismissingng donald trump's claims that the pope is politically motivated as the pontiff again called for compassion. after his visit with workers in juarez, where he spoke out against exploitation and his emotional one-on-one time with prisoners, the pope headed home
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capital of mexico -- >> reporter: -- saying he was touched by the growing contrast here of hope. and pope francis had a hopeful message ofis own, saying there is still time for change and to end what he called the suffering of countriless men and women. kendis and reena? >> marci, thank you so much. there is a major development in u.s./cuba releases. president obama is going to cuba next month. sources tell us the trip is planned for march 21st and 22nd about 15 months after the administration began reopening diplomatic relations with cuba. he will be the first president in 80 years to visit the island while in office. the official announcement from the white house is expected this morning. and the president eating a new commission on cybersecurity. he is tapping former national security advisor tom donnalley to chair the commission with former ibm ceo sam palmisano as vice chair.
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recommendationon better protecting government, business, and consumers from cyberattacks.s. the panel is supposesed to mak its s report bthe december 1st. apple is refusining to hel the fbi hack into a terrorist's iphone despite a court order. but the case has much greater security ramifications than just this particular terrorist or this computer company. ababc's brandi hitt has the story. >> reporter: it's the ultimate showdown over national security and the privacy of your artphone. all tied to last year's deadly terrorist attack in san bernardino. >> we still have one of those killer'shones we have not been able to open. >> reporte a u.s. magistrate judge has order apple to help hack into syed farook's iphe and get past the passcode only apple knows to look for clues about other terror plots. apple is vowing to appeal, sending this message to customers. we fear this demand would undermine the very freedoms and
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to protect. >> as soon as the apple creates a backdoor, the phone becomes vulnerable. and hackers are so brilliant these days, if they even got a whiff f of how iwas done, they'll find out how to do it. >> reporter: 14 people were killed in san bernardino and the victims' families are also weighing in. larry cauffman's partner saying apple kind of needed to come forward and not continue to o fight. that's extremely wrong. yvette's uncle adding i understand apple's t trying to protect customers overall but this is a criminal case. not all apple users agree. >> it's going to give the government the right to go into everybody's phone. >> reporter: this battle will continue to plalay out in the courts moving up to the th circuit court of appeals and potentially the u.s.s. supreme court. brandi hitt, abc news, los angeles. >> the u.s. believes air strikes on isis banks have destroyed more than $500 million in cash.
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the terrorist group's finances are severely strained. some isis fighters report their salaries have been cut 50%. the u.s. says isis is responsible for a chemical weapons attack on kurdish forces in iraq last august. the u.s. is joining its allieses in condning in the strongest possible terms a car bomb attack that killed at least 28 people in turkey. the explosion went off at the height of the evening rush hour in the capital city of ankara. targeting vehicles, carrying turkish military persnel. the turkish government has already begun its investigation into the bombing. so farar no one has claimed respsibility. a new poll showing donald trump may be starting to slip a little bit. national poll has ted cruz slightly ahead of trump in a statistical dead heat.
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but hoping for a sururge in saturday's primary after picking up the coveted endorsement of south carolina. governor nikki haley. trtrump was ick to take a jab. >> you kno nikki haley give a speech a couple weeks ago and said ha we, we, yeah, it's not good. she's very, very weak on illegal immigration. >> every day is a great day in south carolina. ladies and gentlemen, if we elect marco rubio, every day will be a great day in america. >> at a cnn town hall in south carolina, rubio and cruz both disapproved of president obama's trip to cuba. cruz also responded to the cease and desist letter from trump over a campaign ad. he said he laughed out loud because the ad uses trump's own wowords. the democrats are so running neck and neck. hillary clinton has 44% and bernie sanders has 42%. they're each hoping to win more voters when they appear together tonight at a town hall event in nevada, where the race is pretty tight as well.
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cecilia vega. >> i'm one of those mothers who met with her and was able to make it through. >> reporter: hillary clinton stanng with the tearful mother of sandra bland, the chicago woman whose death in a jail cell sparked outrage. >> we need to face the reality of systemic racism. >> reporter: clinton and bernie sanders trying to woo minority voters. from the campaign trail -- >> what we have got to do is bring justice back to the criminal justice system. >> reporter: -- to the air waves. >> bernie sanders. >> hillary clinton. [ speaking foreign language ] >> reporter: clinton's now facing the possibility she could lose nevada, too. we went to her brooklyn headquarters to speak with her campaign manager. >> we always anticipated that this would be a very close contest. >> reporter: what is bernie sanders doing in nevada that you are not? >> i don't know. you'd have to asask him wh he's doing. we are executing on our strategy. >> reporter: a strategy that involves thousands of volunteers now focused on getting voters to caucus. clinton herself, now featured in "vogue," revealing this -- "i'm great at advocating for other
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really promoting myself. i just find it hard to do." and now word about what happens if there's a tie in these nevada caucuses. in iowa they did coin tosses. in nevada they're handing out decks of cards to every precincts. they come with strict rules. they have to be shuffled seven timemes beforehey're used. if there's a tie, there's a draw. and the highest card wins. cecilia vega, an abc news, new york. now another potential risk for women who waited until they're older to have kids. women who became pregnant at 40 or older were more likely to have a stroke later in life. for those women, there was a 60% increase in the risk of a brain bleed. there was also a slight increase in heart disease. experts say more research is necessary confirm a direct link. so, say you like t put grated parmesan cheese on your fafavorite ilian dish to add a little extra flavor. if you do, you should know you're also getting a small serving of wood pulp.
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cracking down on companies that use cheheap fillers in their parmesan like wood pulp. it comes in the form of a legal common food additive which prevents the cheese from sticking together and getting oily. >> i do love my parmesan. we had a discussion about thisis. we were saying, don't get the two for $5 parmesan at the grocery store. you have to get the $18 thing. witht much fanfare, facebook launched an aggressive crack crackdown to rid sites of marijuana-related material. >> what? >> i know. dons of accounts operated by marijuana businesses have already been shut down. facebook says those pages were removed, quote, for vie lating our community andards. many account owners say they've never sold one bit of pot online and say their business is suffering due to less exposure on social need media. >> on aide note, there are no more colorado facebook users this morning. a couple in penylvania
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their golden retriever is safely back with them. the dog was stuck in that 15-foot deep hole for two nights. >> poor sksky. the fire department's assistant chief climbed into the hole, got a makeshift harness around sky and his colleagues. they pulled sky to safety and once he was safe, sky wasasted no time trying to run around again. >> the firemen think sky sensed that he was being saved during the operation and that he was develops cooperative. >> cute. >> very cute. coming up in "the mix" -- one woman mark her territory. what a girlfend is doing to keep others away from her man. also ahead, the instant multimillionaires in florida, claiming their part of a jumbo power jackpot. job after cashing in? >> yep. and the unprecedentedd move by hospital administrators after a hospital's medical computer was hacked. >> you're watching "world news
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teachers at some of the country's largest school districts staged walk-ins yesterday, such as this one in chicago. in chicago and dozens of other cities. the teachers were calling for more funding and less testing. the protests happened before the school day started. when the bells rang, the teachers walked in and took eir places in their classrooms. the university of michigan is investigating a suspected
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nearly 100 students are suffering from gastrointestinal illness. most of t them eat in the same dining hall. results won't be available for several days confirming what the illness is. the big 10 women's swimming and diving championships did begin last night on campus. in los angeles a computer virus sickened an entire hospital, paralyzing its entire computer network. >> the ceo of hollywood presbyterian medical center says they were forced to pay $17,000 to hacke to gain control of their computers. abc's matt gutman has the story. >> reporter: a hospital brought to its knees. hollywood presbyterian hospital's computer system sickened with a virus. the so-called ransomware turning data to gobbledygook.
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hospital because all the signs said do not use the computers. i'm like, what's going on with the computers? they said we got hacked. >> so typicalally what they're doing in ransomware is not actually stealing data but doing something we call encrypting the data. >> reporter: and why bitcoins? expert say they're nearly united untraceable. this type of ransomwe is new. >> they're using more sophisticated tactics but also demanding a much higher level of ran some from their victim. >> reporter: the hospital leaving this message on its voice mail saying its functions are unaffected. >> we want to assure you that patient care has not been compromised as we continue to address this incident. >> reporter: also on the case the fbi releasing this statement "we are investigating the compromise with lapd to determine person or group responsible. matt gutman, abc news, los angeles.
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before alerting ahorities, which is what some people are saying, why? apparently it was ten days. they found the malware february 5th and it wasn't restored till ten days later. >> that't's so oddhey waited to alert the authorities. think it's an awful precedent. i can't believe they paid it. we'll see what ends up happening after this. coming up in our next half hour, a real life catch me if you can sen florida. take a look at this 18-year-old. he's now facing felony charges for brazenly openingng up a medical practice inside a medical building and passing himself off as a doctor. how did he manage to get awa with it? first america's newest multimillionaires. the story behind the couple who finally came forward to claim their historic jackpot. that's next on "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now"
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they've been married since 1980 and moved to florida from new york. they didn't want to talk about children, but have put their one lump sum of nearly $328 million into a trust for their family. they won with numbers they've been playing regularly for 30 years. and couldn't feel more blessed steve osunsami, abc news, tallahassee. >> when we have these big powerball jackpots, those of us in media get v very annod when ey wait. i love it they got their ducks in line. she was an avon -- >> oh, man, i look like a pimp. >> i look like i'm trying to sell you a home with your $10 win. >> i'm impressed by her. she's 70 and he's 55. >> yeah. >> married smart and they got married when he was 20 something. >> how do you know thi >> i was doing some math.
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and now it's time for "the mix." there's a strange noise coming out in forest grove, oregon, that nobody knows what it is or where it's coming from. take a listen. [ high pitched sound ] >> isn't that weird? >> they have no idea where it's coming from. at first they thought it was metal screeching on a train track, but there are no train tracks nearby. mebody recorded it. took it to the fire department. the fire marshal there says they have no clue. what could be that noise. >> so it's still a mystery at this point. >> still a big mystery. >> it's got to be wondnderful ving in that neighborhood right now. >> c you imagine? would drive me nuts. >> we say hello to the audience in that town. >> turn us up a little. >> becau you're up right now with that noise. we celebrated c.j., the winner of best in show yesterday at the westminster dog show, but
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getting action online during the two-day competition was the leonberger. why? heas looking out for one thing, the snack that was inside of his handler's pocket. he just kept going after the snack. usually you don't see moments likese. these are very well trained dogs on the is taken but dario was looking out for one thing. >> all on the big stage. >> needless to say, dario did not win the competition. >> he just needs a little breakfast in the morning. he needs to be fed. >> he was hungry. >> it's good that he didn't go a little further south. we could have had problems with that one. we've got to talk about girlfriend and her boyfriend. >> that would have been that noise. >> it's the alarm system going off. >> she decides her boyfriend decides that he's going to take a trip to i by za.
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this shirt. it has a picture of her on his face. i'm not going to wear this in ibiza. apparently it says on the shirt that i'm taken. so for the girls to back off. i love my girlfriend abby. i hate the girls in ibiza so please stay away from me. she looks excited. >> clinger alert. beautiful video. two women who have been friends for 71 years. listenen to theireunion. they've been besties for 75 years. >> we got them. >> you got to be 102 and you're about to be 100, and both of y'all look fabulous. >> uh-huh. >> we know it.
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overnight. new polls jolting the campaigns and donald trump defending his temper. a live report just ahead. > destination, cuba. president obama set to become the first president in 80 years to visit the nation. new reaction overnight. a shipwreck caught on camera. a cgo vessel smashes through a harbor walkway. the incredible scene, what caused this accident? d passenger pinch. outrage as your legroom may be shrinking but is this actually goodod thing? good thursday morning. we begin with a surprise shift in the latest presidential polls. >> as the republicans scramble to win over undecided voters across south carolina, a new national pl shows ted cruz inching ahead of donald trump for the first time making it a statistical dead heat. >> marco rubio is holding on to
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saturday's primary with a key endorsement from south carolina's popular governor. >> it's "your voice, your vote." we get the latest right now on the campaign trail from abc's ray raimundi starting with the republicans. >> reporter: the clash of the republican candidates now goioing into o overdrive the battleground, south carolina, where four of the six republican candidates participated in town hall for rums across two cable networks. >> i do attack people when i'm attacked. >> reporter: republican front-runner donald trump all alone on msnbc where he attacked his fellow counterparts and defended his fiery tempmperament. >> in a year from now, people will respect what i did. you're so worried about being nice and being politically correct. what would you rather have me do, be nice to everybody. >> reporter: over on cnn ted cruz and marco rubio along with dr. ben carson got their chance to address questions from south carolina voters. cruz whipping out the hammer on trump after receiving a a cse and desist letter. >> what did you think when you
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>> i'll confess i laughed out loud and i don't think anyone is surprised that donald is threatening to sue anyone. >>eporter: rubio with a more personal message smiling from ear to ear from nikki haley's endorsemenent. >> tomorrow we'll be campaigning alongside an african-american republican senator. all three are doing that here in south carolina. >> reporter: on the democratic side, hillary clinton and bernie sanders are battling it out in nevada ahead of that state's caucuses this weekend, new polls show the race in nevada att a virtual dead heat. and with the race so tight in nevada the democratic party is providing an unopened deck of cards at all 250 precinct locations. if there is a tie a single card, a vegas game of chance can break the tie possibly coming down to a high card draw.
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huge voter turnout expected there. ray, thank you. some of the republican hopefuls are siding with the obama administration. they think apple is wrong and refusing to hack an iphone for the fbi. >> the iphone was used by one of the san bernardino terrorists and the fbi feels i may have important data on it. apple says that breaking the encryption would compromomise t privacy of every iphone. the white house disagrees. >> they are not asking apple to redesign its product or to create a new back door to one of their products. they're simply asking for something that would have an impact on this one device. > app will appeal a federal judge's ruling in favor of the fbi and it could end up in the supreme court. several of the republican candidates say that apple has a valid concern but should complyly. a major announcement from the wte house ts morning. president obama is going to cuba. sources tell abc news the historic trip is planned for next month.
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administration began re-opening diplomaticic relatio with cuba. president obama will be the first president in 80 years to visit the island while in office. overnight republican presidential hopeful marco rubio calling the decision amistake. and the president will not attend funeral services for the supreme court jusce a antonin scalia. the white house says the president and first lady will however pay respects tomorrow at the supreme court where scalia will lie in repose. vice president biden will attend the private funeral ms on saturday. in the meantime, retired supreme court justice sandra day o'connor is siding with president obama saying he should ge to nominate scalia's replacement. pope francis will be back at the vatican this morning after delivering a powerful message in mexico just yards from the u.s. border. as he wrapped up his five-day visit the pope appealed to governrnments t open their heart to migrants and prayed for the thousands who died trying to
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escape poverty, violence and persecution. the mass was beamed lived across the border to 30,000 in a stadium in el paso. air strikes on isis banks in iraq andnd syria have destroyed more than $500 million in cash. the loss of all that cash is putting a severe strain on the terror group's finances. in fact, so much so that some isis fighters report their salaries have been cut by half. th air strikes have also taken a heavy toll on isis and its oil smuggling whi provides major revenue for its operations. breaking overnight the tuish government offials now say that as syrian national was behind a car bomb attack in turkey's capital that killed at least 28 people and injured dozens more. the explosion went off at a busy intersection during the height of the evening rush hour where two buses carrying military personnel weretoed at a traffic light. well, it rained in los angeles for the first time this
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the storm system movin across the entire west coast. >> impressive system there. except for a little bit of rain in the northwest plains, that's aboutt it for precipitation today. it'll be mild for the rest of the midwest with higher than usual temperatures but a little chilly in the east. still no rain or snow here so we'll take it. coming up a pair of health alerts for both men and women. plus, troubling news for gwyneth paltrow. thease of her alleged stalker now over. why the man was acquitted by a jury. but first baby-sitters nationwide experiencing a pay raise. the going rate is going up. i think when people hear about memory care they're scared, they think that it's sad. i think it's important for everyoyone to kn that there is so much more to memory support than the stigmas you hearabout. that these residents still have lives and their lives still matter and that they are still living their lives.
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when a transformer fell on to his pickup truck. police say he was distracted as he passed by another accident, lost control of his truck and smashed into a utility pole. two other transformers also came down causing a major power outage in the area. also in california, federal investigators now say corrosion along the exterior of a pipeline is the cause of that massive oil spill off the coast of santa barbara last year. preliminary findings indicate that the o oil began gushing from a two-foot section of pipe. after pumps were shut down and restarted. those findings also note that the spill dumpedearly 143,000 gallons, that's much more than th original estimate of 100,000. hollywood presbyterian medical center in los angeles confirirming it has paid about $17,000 in ransom to hackers who disabled its cputer network. th ceo says that was the most efficient w to get the hospital's system running again. the hackers demanded the ransom
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online currency is difficult to trace. health alert this morning. another potential risk for women who wait until ty're older to have kids. research found women who became pregnant at 40 or older were more likely to have a stroke later in life. for those women there was a 60% increase in the risk of a brain bleed. there is also a slight increase in heart disease. but experts say more research is necessary to confirm a direct link. a highly anticipated study finds testosterone gel treatment is no fountain of youth. the study revealed mostly modest improvements in the sex lives, walking strength and the mood of 800 men who participated. all of themm were age 65 and over. researchers say their work isn't extensive enough to determine whether long-term use of testosterone gel raises the risk of heart aacks and prostate cancer as some studies indicate. and airline passengers could be in for more of a pinch than ever if planemaker airbus moves ahd wit the idea.
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the company's diagram here for an underseat storage compartment to use it you'd obviously have to stand up, turn around and open it. but it would also severely cut down on legroom for the passenr behind you. the diagram is part of a new airbus patent application. >> okay. well, baby-sitters around the world, rejoice. on average your pay is gng up. the national average for baby-sitting one child is $15.71 an hour. up 5% from last year and two children, the average rate is $18 an hour. those costs are considerably higher and expenensive cities like new york and san francisco. nearly 20% of sitters get tips on top of their regular pay. >> baby-sitters union is powerful >> they deserve it, i have to say. >> they do. coming up lost and find, a dog finds best friends ready to help. the shocking case of police officers accused of xual assault in their squad cars.
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nasty weather and strong currents are blamed for this accident. a 500-foot cargo ship crashing through a pedestrian walkway in bangkok. once the ship finally stopped onlookers scrambled to take pictures. remarkably nobody on the walkway or shi suffered any injuries. t'll be prettyy smooth sailing for drivers in most of the country ts morning. but you may find the roads a little slippery in the northern plains. you're likely to find heavy snow
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mountains and wet road surfaces on the west coast. >> i see what you did there. smooth sailing. flying, airport delays likeliest in san francisco and los angeles. speaking of los angeles, a shocking case out of there thiss morning. twoo veteran police officers are under arrest charged with repeatedly raping four women while on duty over a ree-year period. >> prosecutors say the two officers who worked as partners threatened the women withth arrest if they didn't give in to tir demands. the officers are set to appear in court today. the two face more than a dozen felony charges if convicted, they could be sentenced to life in prison. bk on the east coast bill cosby is suing the woman whose complaint led to his arrest. the lawsuit says she, her attorneys and mother as well as others broke confidentiality agreements signed more than a decade ago. the comedian has also claimed an agreement to settle her civil suit against him back then shielded him from criminal prosecution. a judge has denied his request
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a man accused of stalking gwyneth h paltrowas been found not guilty despite tearful by the oscar winning actress a jury acquitted dante soiu. the 66-year-old was committed to a mental institution for sending paltrow letters and lewd messages. they saw no evidence that soiu meant to cause paltrow any harm, they say. a sponsnsor backlash following comments about home"home" sexuality by manny pacquiao. he said gay people are worse than animals, i'm quoting here. nike called that ab horpts and immediately ended its relationship with pacquiao. others could follow nike's lead. two wisconsin tweens are grateful to be alive. the girls were halfway across a nearly mile-long railroad bridge when a train raced down the
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the bridge was not designed for pedestrians and they had nowhere to go. they survived by hanning off the trestle as the train passed. well, the family member ss -- family membered rescued was just as grateful as those girls. that's a golden retriever named skye. he fell into the 15-foot deep hole in state college, pennsylvania and was there for two nights. one firighter climbed into the hole and g a makeshift harness in around skye and his colleagues on the surface pulled skye to safety. tail wagging and happy. >> very happy. >> and one more animal item for you. yeah, a deer caught on surveillance camera. just a typical day browsing the aisles of a virginia liquor store. that's a smart door. pushed the door open, walked in and was quickly shown out the back door. apparently no damage done. no bottles broken. >> what was that campari he was after.
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the nba gets back to business following its all-star break. highlights now from espn. i'm steve levy. one of the best rivalries if not the best in sports resumed on wednesday night. 20th ranked blue devils visiting fifth ranked north carolina and the game would not disappoint. a couple of heavyweight head coaches and then north carolina up six just over seven to go. grayson allen smothered at the rim by justin jackson. we go the other way, jackson crashing the glass and the put- put-back. eight and coach k wants to talk it over. duke would come back, down two. luke kennard corner three. dukies have the lead. ten seconds left. north carolina had three time-outs, didn't use any of them. joel berry is blocked by derek thornton and that's the way this one ends. duke wins at north carolina b by a single point.
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number three oklahoma visiting texas tech. just over two minutes to play. texas tech is down four. toddrick gotcher got that three. cuts it to one. here's oklahoma. keenan evans coming up with a texas tech steal, run of the floor and the bucket, red raiders up one. 14 seconds to go. oklahoma is down two. eisai yeah cousins on the drive trying for the lob to khadeem lattin off the mark. texas tech completes theupset and the fans rush the court. as they often do. that'll do it for us. be sure to tune in 7:00 a.m. eastern time for a fresh look at the night that s in sports on the one and only espn "sportscenter." have a great day. >> well, coming up, the power ball winning couple finally stepping forward and what they'lle spending their winnings on first. kanye west's latest outburst and who he's comparing himself to now.id arthritis like me, and you're talking to a rheumatologist about a biologic...
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time now to check "the pulse" starting with kanye west unplugged. >> it's been a busy week for kanye taking credit for taylor swift's claim and claims to be $53 million in debt and now we're hearing his backstage before his appearance on "snl." >> in the recording from "the new york post" we hear him threating to leave the show and comparing himself to a saint. bro, by 50% stanley kubrick, apostle paul, picasso, [ bleep ] picasso and escobar. by 50% more influential than any other human being. >> sources tell tmz kanye did eventually speak with "snl" executive producer lorne michaels who decided to put the set back together. >> whoa. crisis averted. >> yes, just a few humblebrags
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the florida winners of last month's huge powerll jackpot realize that their lives will never be the same. the total jackpot was $1.6 billion. >> their share is more than half a billion dollars. although with a lump sum payme it is a mere 328 million before taxes and before coming forward they sought legal advice and established a trust for the money. >> they're still working on what's next. >> we're not going to go party, no. >> we're still going to live the same lives basically. i mean my truck is about to fall apart so i do need a vehicle. >> he'll retire and that's whatt he really wanted to do. >> rerement, a new truck. pretty good. >> good ideas. >> the couple told no one they were holng on to the winning ticket. he by the way is 55. she's 70. they've been married since 1980 and can you believe this, they won with the numbers they've been playing nearly all the time.
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>> yeah, she is and a fan of young men, as well, 19 when he got married to her. finally, a real mystery that has the neighbors in the suburb of portland, oregon, completely baffled. their question what exactly is causing this noise. [ screeching noise ] >> well, they've been hearing that loud shriek for the last couple of weeks. >> wow. >> several possible culprits havelready been ruled out including trains on the track, water in gas lines, even wildlife. >> one resident says she thinks someone needs to get their car's brakes checked. the mystery does continue. >> see, i just don't know what it could bement how can you not figure out what that sound is. >> it's annoying. >> all right. more newews after is.pain, thesfeet served my country, carried the weight of a family, and walked a daughter down the aisle. but i couldn't bear my diabetic nerve pain any longer. so i talked to my doctor and he prescribed lyrica.
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south carolina governor nikki haley ahead of saturday's primary there. and as part of his proam to re-establish ties with cuba, president obama will go there nextxtmonth, only one other president has visited cuba while in office and that was calvin coolidge back in 1928. and by the end of today pitchers and catchers for most major league baseball teams will have officially opened spring training. for those counting there's just over six weeks until opening day. and tay's weather, sunny but chilly in the east, very warm and windy in the south. warmer, though, than usual in the midwest. well, it doesn't matter what the weather conditions are, you can always count on your postal carrier to get the job done. >> but it's not always the elents that give him the hardt time. birds can apparently give him a tough time too. wabc's kimberly richardson explains. >> some people hear roosters. we wake up to it. >> reporter: it seems wild turkeys rule here in this
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if you shoo, them lee, right? >> no, they don't run. >> reporter: which is w why w were here in the first place. >> it's ridiculous. >> reporter: helen is talking about what happened after wild turkeys, yes, we found them, surrounded a letter carrier's truck on tuesday. he was so upset, couldn't get out and called his boss for help. thepostmaster dialed 911. this is the actual call. >> y're not going to believe this but i got a carrier that's being attacked by wild turkeys, won't let him deliver the mail. >> reporter: here on he practice nad drive, he wasn't attacked rather surrounded. word is that pail carrier was a sutitute and while folks got a really good laugh about this, they do admit the birds can be intimidating. >> i don't want to judge anybody. especially if you're not used to it. we're used to it. we see them every day. >> reporter: helen watches from
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>> summer we don't see them. they're out there swimming or -- >> reporter: to be clear this isn't a 100% positive i.d. the gang we just spotted may not be the same one that stopped that mail carrier in his tracks. my gut tells me it t . >> my truck is in t driveway, they always peck at it. they don't peck at the metal part, just the tires they don't like. >> reporter: something tells me that mail carrier will proceed with caution next time he's here. in hillllsdal >> we've got loads of deer here also. >> reporter: we'll get to them next week. mberly richardson channel 7, eyewitness news. >> we know where to go for thanksgiving dinner. >> there yougo. >> that's what's making news in america this monk. >> stay with us for "go makaking newsn america this
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esidential hopefuls speak out overnight. new polls jolting the campaigns and donald trump defending his temper. a live report just ahead. destination, cuba. president obama set to become the first president in 80 years to visit the nation. new reaction overght. a shipwreck caut on camera. a cargo vessel smashes through a harbor walkway. the incredible scene, what caused this accident? and passenger pinch. outrage as your legroom may be shrinking but is this actually a good thing? >> goodhursday morning. we begin with a surprise shift in the latest presidential polls. >> as the republicans scramble to win over undecided voters across sou carolina, a new nanational pl shows ted cruz inching ahead of donald trump for the first time making it a statistical dead heat. >> marco rubio is holding on to

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