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good morning, america. breaking overnight. good morning, america. breaking overnight. an 8-year-old girl kidnapped right before her mother's eyes. the shocking incident caught on camera. the mother thrown from the car trying to save her daughter. >> help me! help me, please! my daughter just got kidnapped! >> the urgent hunt overnight to find her. a community coming together and now a major break in this case. the latest developments from police this morning. tornadoes touch down. the dangerous storm system demolishing homes, collapsing buildings and ripping off roofs. the close call for this driver when lightning hit, and the fears for tomorrow.
all. abc exclusive. the football coach who tackled the student accused of bringing a shotgun into a classroom, sharing his story. >> i thank god that no one got hurt and, you know, thank god that i was in that room. >> what he says about those terrifying moments and what we're learning about the student now facing charges. biden's bid. the affection from the crowd in the city of brotherly love as he takes aim at the president. >> the single most important thing that we have accomplish is defeat donald trump. >> as other democratic candidates sound off on the president's immigration policies. and look at this. arnold attacked. the moment a man drop-kicked the terminator in front of shocked onlookers, and schwarzenegger's messages to his fans this morning. good good morning. let's get straight to the eang .
that urgent search for a little girl abducted in broad daylight. >> the immediate aftermath captured on a doorbell cam. the mother on the ground and a car pulling away with her 8-year-old girl inside. >> a massive manhunt ensued. police and community members leaping into action. this morning, with the help of regular citizens that girl has been found. abc's erielle reshef is here with the latest. erielle, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, guys. that family's nightmare is now over. a desperate search and vigilant community members leading authorities to find that little girl safe after she was ripped away from her mother. you're watching the chilling moments a texas mother tries to rescue her 8-year-old daughter from what appears to be a kidnapper's car. you can hear her frantic calls for help. >> help me, help me, please! my daughter just got kidnapped! >> reporter: this neighbor's doorbell camera capturing the dramatic abduction. the mother thrown to the ground as the vehicle speeds away. inside, police say, is salem sabatka. >> the mother actually went mhe
would be expected to do. the mother was literally thrown from the vehicle. >> reporter: according to police, a 51-year-old man approached salem and her mother while they were out for a walk in this ft. worth neighborhood, snatching the little girl saturday evening. overnight, authorities on the hunt, searching for this gray sedan. law enforcement issuing a statewide amber alert. local and federal officials combing the area for any sign of salem. >> we're searching every camera that we have in the area, on our freeways, anything we can do to possibly find this vehicle. >> reporter: then, less than 12 hours later, the big break. two church members heading law enforcement's call for help on social media, spotting the vehicle in the parking lot of this hotel. >> these guys are our heroes. we're here with badges and guns. everybody calls us heroes. now we have two citizens that went out of their way. >> reporter: heroes indeed. authorities arrived at that hotel about ten miles southeast of fort worth busting down the
door of the room where they say the suspect was holding salem. the suspect is now in custody, facing aggravated kidnapping charges. police say salem's in good condition. the little girl was taken to a local hospital for evaluation and has been reunited with her family. >> we don't know much about the suspect. >> we don't know much. >> erielle, thank you very much. the other breaking story this morning, the severe weather threat. at least 39 reported tornadoes in central u.s. since friday and parts of that region now bracing for new threats of more violent twisters as well as major flash flooding, and there's also severe weather moving toward the northeast today. 70 million americans at risk in total, and rob is right there tracking it all from ft. worth, texas. rob, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, dan. we are primetime now as far as severe weather season is concerned and we've run the gamut with damaging winds, hail, tornados and of course dads back e ng.ve water in this lake. the army corps of engineers now pumping out water at a rate of 2300 cubic feet per
second. a tremendous amount of water with these storms. of course tornados are the more frightening visuals and we're going to have more of those this week. overnight, that dangerous storm system that spawned dozens of tornadoes in the plains is now pushing east. severe storms in arkansas causing strong winds to rotate, almost forming a tornado, winds over 60 miles per hour toppling trees into homes. the windows of this building in ft. smith, blown out. the roof of another, torn off. in little rock, severe storms there causing major damage to this motel. parts of the building ripped off. tossed right onto cars in the parking lot. in oklahoma, residents surveying the damage after an ef-2 tornado tore through with 130-mile-per-hour winds. it ripped neighborhoods apart. homes destroyed there. this building in oklahoma city left with a gaping hole after being struck by lightning. in texas, a disaster declaration in abilene after a tornado
storm heavily damaged the city. this water tower leaking after it was punctured during a storm, and in dallas, heavy rain causing highways to flood. i can tell you that rain was blinding when it came through the dallas-fort worth metropolitan area. now that line is in through louisiana. we have had tornado warnings north of lake charleston. now it's going to be baton rouge and new orleans in a short time. flash flood watch for parts of ks, kansas city, missouri as well. severe weather and all that rain that's got to go somewhere. powerful storms coming into the west now and will get into the plains tomorrow. that red is rarely a good thing in weather and we're going to have more of that tomorrow. dry line, cold air, moist air all colliding over tornado alley. storms could produce long, damaging tornados and big ones across the texas and florida panhandle. wdestructive winds with this a
very large hail that we'll be tracking. whit, back over to you. >> rob, we'll check back with you soon. new details this morning in that school scare in portland, oregon. police releasing the identity of the teen who allegedly brought a shotgun to school. we'll hear from the hero credited with subduing him in just a moment. but first, what we're learning about the suspect and those terrifying moments. this morning, a first look at the 18-year-old suspect and the weapon police say he used to terrorize fellow students and staff at parkrose high school in portland. >> i need rifle operators to start heading towards parkrose. >> you see on tv. for it to be your life in your school with your friends is a whole different thing. >> reporter: around noon friday, authorities say angel granados brandished this shotgun. his peers immediately alerting security. >> once we heard that there was a gun everybody started panicking more. people were crying and people were shaking.ace, huddled
together, as witnesses say granados roamed the halls looking distraught before barging into a classroom. that's when parkrose coach and security guard keanon lowe lunged at the teen gunman. the former university of oregon standout wide receiver managed to tackle him to the ground holding granados down until officers swarmed the scene taking him into custody. >> campus security with an active shooter and in custody on the western side of the building. >> reporter: no injuries were reported and lowe now hailed a hero. >> he put his life at danger for us. and joining us now from portland is that hero security guard and football coach, keanon lowe. keanon, we want to commend you for your bravery and thank you so much for taking the time to speak with us. walk us through that moment, keanon. what threat did you see that made you think, i got to jump in, i got to stop this? >> so, i get a call on the
radio, on our main campus to go out to the fine arts building which is just across campus, a little walk outside, and just get a regular call to go grab a student. i walk into the classroom and ask if the student's there. i'm in the classroom for for 15 or 20 seconds and the door opens and there's a student with a shotgun. so, you know, everything happened so fast and it was the longest fraction of a second of my life. but, you know, i kind of assessed that situation and my instincts kicked in. you know, i lunged for gun and we both had the gun. we had four hands on the gun. students are running out of the back of the classroom and i'm just trying to make sure that the end of the gun isn't pointing towards where the students are running but also not pointed at myself. i ended up getting the gun from him, you know, getting the gun with my right hand and holding
him off with my left hand and calling for a teacher to come grab the gun from me. i feel like i was put in that room in that very moment for a reason -- to protect those kids and that's why i love being a part of this high school where s o,ou make eacted and, like i something good out of something that could have been very, very tragic. >> you've been praised across the country for your heroic actions. parents in tears have thanked you publicly. what does it feel like to be called a hero? >> it feels great, but for me, i feel like, you know, i was put in that room for a reason. you know, the shooter didn't -- he didn't know i was in that room when he opened the door and, you know, i think there are things in my life that have happened that, you know, i think have prepared me for that very
moment, you know, to act. i'm appreciative. i thank god that no one got hurt. and thank god i was in that room. >> keanon, when you go back to school after what happened, the trauma that you saw, you see those kids again, what will you be thinking? >> i'm just going to be thankful for the kids. i love coaching. i love coaching football. i also coach track. you know, i love being around the kids and being a support system for them. so, you know, i'm excited to get back to school on monday and see all the faces and, you know, i think the whole community, the whole school is just going to be happy that everybody is okay. >> keanon, i can tell you as a parent, it's comforting to know that there are coaches and staff members like you in between danger and our children in our schools. thank you so much for your courage and we appreciate your time and words this morning. keanon, thank you. >> thanks, i appreciate it. as we mentioned keanon was a
standout football player for the oregon ducks. fielded many tackles. but that tackle there was no doubt the most important of his life. >> to be able to hold the gun down and that student at the same time by himself, that's incredible. >> he says he was just at the right place at the right time. it takes a special kind of person to act and go towards danger, a young man with a gun, and jump right in and do what he did. >> absolutely right. >> very special. well, now to democratic presidential hopefuls hitting the campaign trial. former vice president joe biden holding his first major campaign rally in a key battleground state. stephanie ramos in washington with the latest. >> hello, philadelphia. >> reporter: former vice president joe biden holding his first official presidential campaign rally in the city of brotherly love. in symbolism. >> the reason we're here is because, in a literal sense, this was the birthplace of our democracy. >> reporter: in the expanding
democratic field the front-runner addressing the blaming president trump.de and >> this politics is pulling us apart. it's ripping this country apart at the seams and our president is the divider in chief. >> reporter: biden promising to unite the country as president, one of to core principles of his campaign. >> i'm running for our country, democrats, republicans and independents, a different path. >> reporter: at the rally i asked him about one of president trump's main issues, illegal immigration. >> do you think there is a crisis at the border? >> no. i think the crisis at the border is the way they're treating people who are seeking asylum. there should be a process for them. >> reporter: this sentiment echoed on the campaign trail with senator bernie sanders at a rally in georgia. >> we must never, ever yank babies out of the arms of their mothers at the border. >> reporter: and mayor pete buttigieg in iowa. >> what kind of country locks people up when they are fleeing what we're fighting?
>> reporter: pennsylvania is a key state in the 2020 election. the candidates know it. president trump knows it. he'll hold a rally in the state on monday which he won in 2016 by less than 1%. as for biden, his team tells me he'll travel to florida, tennessee and texas in the coming weeks. but, guys, biden's team, they're really banking on pennsylvania to back him up. eva. >> all right, stephanie, thank you. overnight, president trump weighing in for the first time since alabama and missouri passed their new abortion laws. abc's david wright is at the white house with that story. good morning, david. >> reporter: good morning, eva. the president had a series of late-night tweets last night including this one clarifying his views on abortion. as you can see, he writes, for those who would like to know i'm strongly pro-life with these exceptions -- rape, incest and protecting the life of the
mother, the same position, he says, taken by ronald reagan. the president went on to talk about judicial appointments and other issues. but there's a suggestion here that some of these new state laws may be more extreme than he would like. missouri and alabama have no exception for rape and incest. so the president taking credit here but also inserting some distance between him and some of these new state laws. >> these tweets grabbing a lot of attention, one, because of the topic and also because up until now this is an issue that vice president pence has championed in this administration. >> that's right, pence has in the past called donald trump "the most pro-life president in american history." but it's pence really as an evangelical who has put this issue front and center, much more so than trump. yesterday, the vice president gave the commencement speech at taylor university in his home
state of indiana and talked about how proud he is to work in an administration that, in his words, has stood without apology for the sanctity of human life. the administration expects some of these new laws to land in court. and that's why the president has taken such care in his supreme court picks, both of them chosen very much with this issue in mind. eva. >> all right, david wright at the white house, thank you. >> thank you, david and eva. so much to talk about this morning. let's bring in our chief anchor george stephanopoulos, who will be hosting "this week" later this morning. good morning. >> good morning, guys. >> let's talk about the politics of this abortion story. the president is going out of his way to tout his pro-life on twitter but how does this issue cut? i know it helps his base but could it alienate some women? >> abortion tends to work against whichever party is more extreme on the issue. you saw with the president back in the state of union address was trying to focus on democrats' support for late-term abortions. that's where they want the focus to be. this alabama law, missouri law,
these fetal heartbeat laws that have been passing in the south flip that equation, because they don't have those exceptions for rape and incest which most americans completely disagree with. you also have this issue with abortion of be careful what you wish for. if indeed the alabama law gets to the supreme court and the supreme court decides to overturn roe v. wade, that's far more likely to energize democratic voters next fall than republicans. >> speaking of democratic voters, let's loop back to joe biden who we were talking about a moment ago who was on the campaign trail yesterday. on your show this morning have three of sort of these lesser-known democratic contenders, how does anyone stand out in a field of 23 with joe biden at the top? >> that's the question. 23 candidates as of this week. one thing we're committed to at abc and "this week" is to make sure that at least all the candidates are heard. we've interviewed ten and three more as you point out today. joe biden has -- i think people expected him to get in the race and be the front-runner. what's been a surprise, he's increased his lead over the last several weeks since he had that soft launch before the official
launch yesterday. no front-runner gets to the nomination without a clear challenge, without going over a lot of hurdles. a million things can happen between now and the convention next summer. the question for all those other candidates, how do you break out? how do you distinguish yourself? what do you do to take him down? that's some of the questions we'll be posing this morning. >> one thing we can say for sure it's going to be pretty interesting. george stephanopoulos, thank you. and a reminder, george has a big show this morning. he'll speak with three democratic presidential candidates, john hickenlooper, seth molten and tulsi gabbard. plus, martha raddatz is going to sit down with the former cia director, general david petraeus to talk about the escalating tensions between the u.s. and iran. that's all coming up on "this week" right here on abc. george, thank you again. >> thank you. dan, let's go back to the weather now and rob marciano in ft. worth, texas, where he's been tracking those dangerous storms. rob, good morning once again. >> reporter: good morning again, whit. we've been talking about the water of course but part of the reason we had this severe weather outbreak is the cold air in the mountains.
here's the proof. it's snowing in aspen over the weekend and we have winter storm watches posted for the colorado mountains and warnings up for the sierras. here's today's severe weather threat as this system pushes off towards the east, the low over iowa. storms are popping up over paducah and will be rolling up the ohio river valley throughout the day today. a couple of batches of severe weather. philadelphia, d.c., pittsburgh, you'll get some. if i had to pick a spot for tornados it would be in and around indiana, so be careful of that. either way, damaging winds and large hail potentially with this system as it pushes off to the east and then of course the setup for rainfall is going to be an issue just about everywhere i good sunday morning. we have a 1 on our storm impact scale today. more showers, the possibility of a thunderstorm and additional rainfall anywhere from a quarter of an inch to a half inch. so we've had some heavy rain this morning, but throughout the day today, we could pick up about 4/10, half moon bay, over
a half inch around ben loma. the accuweather seven-day forecast, so we'll have a few peeks of sun, scattered showers today, just 50s and 60s as we get a break tomorrow, and looking at more light rain on tuesday. lu this is olympic-level whitewater kayaking stuff going on right here. i wouldn't dare get in it. more storms coming today. guys, back inside to you. >> you know who did get in your pool yesterday? this guy over here. hanging out with your family. >> don't worry, rob, we took care of it. family's doing great. >> thanks. thanks for looking after my family, whit. >> we sent you pictures. >> can't wait for you to get back. the 144th preakness stakes was run at pimlico yesterday. one of the horses there decided to go solo. eck this outmber 9 losntafter making it out the gate. but the horse just kept going. he stayed on the outside track. actually keeping up with the pack and dodging handlers all along the finish line.
luckily both the horse and the jockey weren't hurt. war of will was the first one to cross the finish line, taking home the win. >> what does this say about whether we need jockeys? like driverless cars. >> i think all the jockeys out there are giving you the dirty eye this morning. >> i got to say, ever since i had kids i feel like the jockey-less horse on the track, like still on the track but not really in control. >> i think you're more the jockey. the kids are the ones taking off. >> that's me. >> lying in the dirt screaming. thank you, whit, for that wisdom this morning. coming up on the show this morning we're going to tell you about a star high school rugby player who was shot and killed. it's a horrible story. police say this was during a robbery gone wrong. four teens charged in this case, including a cheerleader. and take a look at this. the shocking attack from behind arnold schwarzenegger, drop-kicked while meeting fans. his message to them this morning. plus, the latest on the dangerous storms sweeping across
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one longtime runner told us last night, he would rather run on a rainy day than on a warm one. turning to weather now in the bay area forecast with meteorologist lisa argen. >> he got his wish. heavy rain moving into santa cruz and the south bay right now. it has cleared the north bay, still looking at a pretty good sell here south of clayton, east of walnut creek, the very heavy rain, down to 680, fremont and hayward, 880, as well. the peninsula, a thunderstorm there around stanford, and there is more offshore. park more, also into santa cruz, a soggy day today. chris? >> thanks so much for joining us. the news continues right now with
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to improve short-term memory. prevagen. healthier brain. better life. welcome back to "gma" on this sunday morning. happening right now, a kidnapped girl is found after a massive manhunt overnight in texas. the abduction in broad daylight. her mother seen there falling to the ground while the car with the 8-year-old inside pulls away. some local residents joining in that search leading police to the child and her abductor. this morning, they're being hailed as heroes. also right now, home explosion. firefighters rushing to the scene of a blast at a single-family home in jeffersonville, indiana overnight. the large explosion rattling the neighborhood and damaging at least eight buildings. fire officials say three people were injured, two seriously. and on a much lighter news in the world of sports, on the brink, steph curry and
the warriors just a game away from taking the western conference series. the warriors are up 3-0 in the series. little fun fact for you -- no team has ever come back to win a series after being down three games to none. i just pulled that out, you know, because i have such a depth of sports knowledge. >> mr. stats. >> it was also the teleprompter. >> they are a stacked team. >> stacked, yeah. we start this half-hour on a much more serious note. the vigil for a star high school rugby player shot and killed. police say it was a robbery gone wrong. four teens charged in the case, including a cheerleader. abc's marci gonzalez joins us with this story. >> reporter: the victim was set to graduate from high school next week, shot in his front yard but managing to give investigators what they consider crucial information just before he died. overnight, friends and family celebrating the life of a colorado high school student shot to death in an alleged botched robbery police say was
carried out by classmates. some of lloyd chavez's former rugby teammates honoring him with a moment of silence, in disbelief over the circumstances of his murder. according to the arrest affidavit, last week the 18-year-old agreed over snapchat to meet classmate julianna serrano to sell $25 worth of liquid used in vapes. the high school cheerleader admits she drove with three teenage boys with plans to steal the juice. later allegedly telling investigators a fight started, lloyd swung at one of the teens, tackled him and that's when he was shot. >> there's only a few words that can cover an incident like this and unimaginable is one of them. tragic is another one. senseless is another one. >> reporter: the suspects then reportedly drove off and lloyd was rushed to a hospital, talking to a detective just before he was wheeled into surgery where he died. according to the affidavit, he
was asked who shot him, and he stated "kenny" saying the gunman was a junior at his high school school. police 17-year-old kenneth gallegos, 16-year-old demarea mitchell, 17-year-old eaold julianna serrano, each charged as adults with first degree murder. >> my son was a great person and all of you being here shows that. so thank you guys. thank you. >> reporter: serrano disputed the claim that kenny gallegos pulled the trigger. gallegos is due in court tomorrow. abc news spoke to his mother but she didn't want to comment. the other three suspects are expected to face a judge next month. dan. >> a sad story all the way around. marci, thank you for your reporting from los angeles this morning. we're going to switch gears and get it back to the weather. rob marciano is in fort worth, taeksz. rob, maybe another day, maybe two or more days of serious weather. >> yeah, we're in prime time
teat rai.ather ssowithhoe ormsom this thing is just flowing as it spills out of this dam trying to release the tension of the dam from the lake behind you. all right, let's show you the severe weather that's happening right now across louisiana. the same line that came through here yesterday is now moving down i-10. lafayette and baton rouge, you're about to get it. it's in mississippi as well. tornado watch up there until about 9:00, 10:00 local time. flood watch for parts of kansas, with the next round of rain coming in, kansas city, missouri, included in that. here we go, dry line, cold front, cold air, we showed you that snow and the warm moisture coming in from the gulf of mexico, that collides for a classic setup tomorrow. we've got a moderate risk, the red area, across tornado alley, west of i-35 including oklahoma city. atrae areathis ahes oftordthe east on tuesday and into, again, more populated areas. so, another couple of days of
severe storms unfortunately. that's a check on the national headlines weathe good morning to you. 10:00 this morning and we have scattered showers around the bay area. temperatures are cool, just in the 50s. and throughout the afternoon, it's going to be a little sun, a little rain, and some breezy winds. we do getis >> this weather report is sponsored by blue buffalo. much like we had a crowdfunding campaign to get dan to ride a longhorn steer yesterday, how about putting on a helmet and getting in a kayak? >> rob, we've discussed this many times, i'm an indoor cat as you know. extreme sports, not for me. >> you're a wise man. wise man. that wouldn't be a smart idea. >> a big heavy life jacket. >> dan's like, i want no part of it. >> i want to watch rob do it. >> there you go, sounds good. >> rob, thank you so much. coming up here on "good morning america" -- the end is near for "game of thrones." will fans find satisfaction, or is that too much to ask? >> i'm determined to like it no
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welcome back to "g welcome back to "gma." they say all good things must come to an end. but lots of "game of thrones" fans just aren't ready to part with their beloved series. with the final episode tonight, million of fans will be tuning in and abc's will reeve is here with more on the great expectations, will. a lot of pressure. >> reporter: after 72 episodes, countless deaths and a firm place in the tv pantheon, "game of thrones'" saga concludes tonight. it's really hard for fans to say good-bye to huge shows like this even if they don't like how it ends. >> if you think this has a happy ending, you haven't been paying attention. >> reporter: tonight, it's one of the most anticipated series finales in tv history. >> when you play the game of
thrones you win or you die. >> reporter: "game of thrones" grew into a cultural phenomenon in its eight-season run. but the series now faces its ultimate battle, meeting fans' massive expectations for its final episode. >> the fact that hbo is regularly bringing in 18 million viewers per episode now and presumably more for tonight's finale is really extraordinary. >> reporter: but this final season coming under some fire. over 1 million fans have signed a petition calling for the season to be completely re-made. >> fans have filled in so much themselves in terms of their theories, what they think is going to happen to the characters. somehow when those characters depart from that it's very upsetting. >> reporter: satisfying legions of die-hard fans in the series' finale has historically been a daunting task. >> they told themselves that this is going to be a game-changer. this is going to be a big deal. this is a monumentous occasion. >> reporter: the series' finale of "m.a.s.h." was well received by critics and fans in 1983.
but iconic sitcom "seinfeld's" 1988 series finale was met with more mixed reviews, and "sopranos" fans weren't happy how that show ended. many not exactly sure what happened to tony soprano in that last episode. >> the shows, the longer they're on, the more the writers write themselves into a corner and sometimes it's really hard to wrap things up with a bow. >> reporter: tonight, the "game of thrones" saga ends and the finale judged forever. when a show that has taken so much time and conversation goes away it can leave a void in fans' lives. to help people cope with that, one london-based counseling service is offering "game of thrones" therapy. >> oh dear. >> we'll find out tonight if that therapy is grief counselling or anger management. >> probably a combination. >> a mixture of that. >> or sword play. >> you're never going to satisfy anyone or everyone or i don't >> i'm sure that was a good report. i did have my ears closed. we're still early on in the early seasons, i'm playing
catch-up. it's hard to avoid the spoilers. that's for sure. >> i'm sure everyone is going to be talking about it. >> we already need the therapy. >> thank you, will. coming up on "good morning america" -- what a year it's been. a look back as harry and meghan celebrate their paper anniversary. a look back as harry and meghan celebrate their paper anniversary. it's a revolution in sleep. the sleep number 360 smart bed is on sale now during our memorial day sale. it senses your movement, and automatically adjusts to keep you both comfortable. it even helps with this. so you wake up ready to hit the ground running. only at a sleep number store. during the memorial day sale, save 3al edition smart bed, now only $1,799. only for a limited time. sleep number. proven, quality sleep.
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>> reporter: yes, one year to the day, harry was back at st. george's chapel in windsor for a family wedding. meghan presumably back at home looking after little archie. one year into their marriage, the occasion marked in a very sussex way. releasing a slide show of some new behind-the-scenes pictures of their big day. along with the sounds of "this little light of mine," the tune that couple chose as their procession song. the huge level of global interest never letting up with harry and meghan using their time in the spotlight to shine a light on causes imem pressing urgency to saving the planet. >> reporter: meghan carving out her place in the royal family and lending her voice to the issues that matter most to her. >> feminism is about fairness. suffrage is not simply about the right to vote but also about what that represents. >> reporter: the royal rock
stars running into some trouble along the way. meghan having a very public falling out with her father, thomas markle, and the british tabloids running allegations of a rift, first between meghan and kate and then rumors of a row between the brothers, all fueled by the public announcement that harry and meghan would be moving to windsor and setting up their own household. but of course, the big news from their first year together was the arrival of baby sussex. >> meghan and myself had a baby boy early this morning. a very healthy boy. mother and baby are doing incredibly well. >> reporter: archie harrison mountbatten windsor modernizing the british monarchy as the first british andmu lti-racial baby to be born a windsor. his mother meghan glowing with pride as she and harry introduced their little one to the world. >> it's magic. it's pretty amazing. i have the two best guys in the world. so i'm really happy.
>> reporter: and a year on, whilst meghan's new approach might be seen by some as controversial, her supporters believing she'll bring relevance and adaptability to the monarchy. dan. >> thank you very much. coming up on "gma" -- arnold's attack. you can see it on camera. the question is, did he even notice it? that's coming up in "pop news" with diane after this quick break. notice it? that's coming up in "pop news" with diane after this quick break. so, what are some key takeaways from this commercial? did any of you hear the "bundle your home and auto" part? -i like that, just not when it comes out of her mouth. -yeah, as a mother, i wouldn't want my kids to see that. -good mom. -to see -- wait. i'm sorry. what? -don't kids see enough violence as it is? -i've seen violence. -maybe we turn the word "bundle" into a character, like mr. bundles. -top o' the bundle to you. [ laughter ] bundle, bundle, bundle. -my kids would love that. -yeah.
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despite the attacker's running . the man was quickly tackled by security. schwarzenegger later tweeted that he didn't even realize that he was kicked until he saw the video. he thought that he was just jostled by the crowd. he added, just glad the idiot didn't interrupt my snapchat. it all happened at an event where he was promoting the arnold classic. >> he's like, i'll be back. >> he's not hurt. he doesn't plan to press charges. meanwhile, matthew mcconaughey finally has his high school diploma even though he graduated more than 30 years ago. >> all right, all right, all right. >> indeed. the actor was giving the commencement speech at his texas alma mater and he had a message for the students. >> as you head out into the world, don't negotiate your heart, man. it's yours. it's the most important value you have. people will try to get it from you, too. >> he just refused to stand at the podium apparently. >> while he was giving the
speech the school had something his diploma so they presented with that to his him at the ceremony. as he picked it up, he said, proof. now he can go make something of himself. the netherlands by the way is declaring victory in this year's eurovision song contest. billed as the world's biggest singing competition, an estimated 200 million people were expected to tune in for the finale. the competition's known for glitz and gimmicks. this year's winner, duncan laurence, kept it simple with a ballad and a piano. after winning he said, this is to dreaming big, to music first. a new "american idol" gets crowned tonight. for the first time ever, the winner will be named on the same night as the final singoff. some idol vets show them how it's down. adam lambert will perform
bohemian rhapsody. carrie underwood will also take the stage as with the judges,bry lionel richie. it all kicks off tonight at 8:00 right here on abc. watch who gets crowned idol before who gets the iron throne. >> way less violence. thank you, diane. appreciate it. see you next week. stay tuned for george. t. see you next week. stay tuned for george. or george. good morning, everyone. i'm chris nguyen. in just a few minutes, thousands of runners will take off in the bay to breakers. this is what it looked like before the runners arrived at the starting line about two hours ago. that's when a steady rain soaked the area. once the runners start moving, they'll follow the race's traditional route across san francisco. that includes climbing the hay street hill and running through
golden gate park to ocean beach. also happening today, thousands of people are expected to take part in an annual springtime tradition in san jose called vive kaye, and for many of them, that means peddling or strolling along miles of car-free streets. this year it will wind past several historic locations in san jose including st. james square and kelly park. the bike riding runs from 10:00 this morning until 3:00 in the afternoon. and in case you're wondering, translated into english, it means, the streets live or long live the streets. a wet start to the day. here's lisa with the accuweather forecast. >> good morning, chris. a 1 on our storm impact scale. the heaviest rain, showers, thunderstorms, and some embedded hail as moved east of most of the bay area, except for parts of our far east bay valleys and san jose. we're looking at alum rock where you're getting some heavy rain there, also milpitas into san jose. further to the north, livermore coming down around 580 and 680 down towards pleasanton.
this will last for the next couple of hours or so as it moves through the sacramento valley and scattered showers behind it. you can see san francisco right now, a break in the action, and that bodes well for bay to breakers. 51 in san jose. looking pretty ominous here, though, from our sutro tower cam. the showers will keep going today. 47 in vacaville, 49 in concord, but i think the heaviest rain is done and you'll see behind the system, it's a wet sunday out there. temperatures in the mid-50s downtown. chris? >> thanks so much for being with us.
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