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gunshot towards sergeant marconi, striking him in the head. the suspect reached into the open window and fired a second shot. >> i need ems right now. >> reporter: but medics could not save the officer's life. >> this type of senseless violence is unacceptable.
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surveillance video describing the suspect as a black male, wearing a hoodie, baggy pants and a beard. >> we expect this suspect to be extremely dangerous and clear threat to law enforcement officers and the public. >> reporter: so far, no motive in the officer's slaying. abc news, new york. well, thanksgiving week travel is beginning with a major winter storm for much of the northern u.s. roads were slippery, and there were many crashes on the highways inches of snow by tomorrow morning, especially jarring after record-breaking warm temperatures on saturday. the mercury reached 72 degrees near watertown, and people were out on the water and in the parks. >> i went to school in the area. that's not the sort of november weather you see. more of the snow. more than a few people are looking forward to seeing 2016 ends. tennis star andy murray may not be one of them.
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the atp world tennis sunday. murray knocked him off in straight sets, three and four, meaning murray finishes ranked number one in the world and ended novak djokovic's 122-week reign. on to the nfl, the next to last game of week 11 had green bay in the nation's washington's cousins, 375 yards, three touchdowns including the 70-yau yard bomb. man. not bad. d.c.'s team picked up the win 42-24. washington stays a half game in front of the minnesota for the nfc's second wild card. the packers lose their fourth in a row. well, the team right behind washington and nfc playoff race is minnesota. the vikings had a good day sunday beating arizona. >> the vikes didn't limit hits to the cardinals. look at the fox sports sound
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bernie >> oh! >> he gets plowed over by . minnesota's 329 pound linvell joseph. it's kind of serious. broke his glasses and had a bloody nose, but he kept on working, but i don't care loot at the video and you think, that's pretty much how we all enter mondays, isn't it? >> exactly. >> mondays got me like -- yeah. >> it's a great story to tell. >> yes, he does. >> banged up today -- >> once the ringing stops. >> he got a t happens during the game. that's his moment as a football player. >> yes, he does. oh, man, they go through tough jobs there. coming up, the stars who rocked the stage in lampt last night. we are backstage at the american music awards, showing you the best performances, the records that were broken and the awards honoring the best artists from country to pop to hip hop to edm. yes. but first, the potential turbulence that thousands of air
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thanksgiving travelers hope to take to the skies this week might be in for a rude awakening at the airports. >> yes. thousands of workers at o'hare preparing to go on strike,
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effects across the country. here is abc's gloria rivera. >> reporter: an already hectic travel season could be worse. 2,000 employees working at major hub, chicago o'hare from baggage to cleaning crews, poised to strike over low wages. in a statement, american airlines said we are working to ensure there's no disruption to the operation. this thanksgiving, aaa projects a million more people will get on planes, trains, or hit the roads. nearly 49 million travellers in all. passengers hoping epic lines like last spring are not in their future. tsa says it's ready. >> we're run ago daily operation focussing on screening operations hour by hour at the top 30 airports. >> reporter: 1,400 new officers have been hired. 2,000 part-timers have been promoted to full time. >> i always fly, i know i have time to adjust. >> reporter: the best advice, get to the airport two hours before the domestic flights, three hours before
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as chore chicago o'hare, the union says it will announce on monday the day it will strike. gloria rivera, abc news, washington. >> that's fine. smooth sailing there anyway. no big deal. >> coming up, kanye west dials up the drama, cancelling a concert hours ago after a weekend of getting booed on stage. we'll see what triggered it all in "the skinny." but first, no booing in l.a. ama roundups from the american music awards coming up next. "world news now" continues
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24k magic and bruno mars kicking off one music's biggest night of the year. it was drake's big night at this year's american music awards along with selena gomez. abc's lauren lyster was right there backstage now with the latest. lauren, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, kendis. big win of the night at the amas was artist of the year, going to ar also a big night for drake. he went in with 13 nominations. that is a record for the music awards, winning early, marking his first ama win. the american music awards sunday night celebrating some of the biggest acts in music. with high octane performances -- ? ?
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mannequin challenge. >> if you can't beat them, join them. >> reporter: honoring pop to country -- >> tim mcgraw! >> reporter: to dance -- >> the chainsmokers. >> reporter: to hip hop. >> drake! >> reporter: listeners determining the winners. >> the world's biggest fan voted award show, baby. >> reporter: hosting the year's show, known for impressions. >> what you want me to do? i'm sorry. >> hadid in the act too, poking fun of the future first lady melania trump. >> i love my husband, president barack obama. >> that was spot on. >> reporter: justin bieber and ariana grande battling for artist of the year. and best new artist pitting groups like dnce against the chainsmokers. the winner?
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>> reporter: afterwards, real life girlfriend in between hosting duties. plus, the award of merit begin out selectively to those who contributed significantly to music and last given out in 2008 going to sting, kendis. >> i think the chainsmokers were robbed, but my favorite part of the entire night had nothing to do with the show itself, but drake making an appearance in a new commercial. take a look. ? because baby now we got bad blood ? ? you know we used it to be mad so take a look at what you've done ? ? because baby now we've got bad blood ? ? hey now we got problems ? >> lauren, how cool was that. >> reporter: yeah. pretty amazing to see drake lip syncing to taylor swift. forgot all nominations and awards and accolades. people were excited to see that moment. no, i'm not discounting his great music, but fun to see.
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and i see you're backstage right now. just to give viewers a sense of how huge our show is, you were on the red carpet for us earlier on and you got prime access to the top stars, right? >> reporter: not exactly. you know, so many press come out to cover these things and only so many stars to go around, but i will note that people can't see at home, behind the glamour of the red carpet, it's raining in los angeles, and most of the carpet was covered, but there was a gap that we were right near where the stars walked through to get into the microsoft theater in order to go to do to the show 37. and it was a sight we realized stars are just like us, unlike the tabloids say, walking through the rain. >> you got to hobnob with drake or selena? >> reporter: we're best friends, yeah. all of them. all of them. they know me by name, they approach, we have a nice chat. yeah, no, not so much. >> while all the other guys got the big stars, lauren was back there.
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lauren lyster, thank you.
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time now for time now for the mix, and, of course, coming off the weekend, and a lot of people went to get some -- get the spirit -- >> spiritual. >> get the spirit in them, listen to the sermon. >> went to church. >> you can't necessarily separate church and football if you're in dallas and in texas. in the dallas area. yep. right there along with the choir, the pastor, and everybody else is dak prescott playing and beating and whooping the baltimore ravens. >> maybe they won because all those people were praying for them at the time of the game. don't sports fans believe in a 12th man thing. >> there is a 12th man.
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couch it affects the team? >> it's not fair if your 12th man walks on water. >> unfair advantage. sack religious. all right. moving on. a chimpanzee's experience with virtual reality. so this is from an animal sanctuary in myrtle beach. that's the myrtle beach safari in south carolina. they put this virtual reality thing on this which i am and you can see her, she gets hyped and kronk in a second. popping balloons in virtual reality. this looks cute until, like, somebody they confuse reality and starts, like, oh, is this realm. >> caller: at that. >> cute. >> i don't know how i feel about this. >> i don't know that i like this. like, strap that on your head and sent you to a world. >> i'm in it now. >> happens every day. >> what we call "world news
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all right. so there's this guy, he's a competitive eater. he's called megatoad, i think. his name is matt stoney. he's known for eating and drinking some really extreme things. this is the latest thing he did. he drank this giant pumpkin spice latte in under two minutes. look at that. that's, like, 4,000 calories, more than a thousand -- >> so much caffeine. >> a lot of caffeine. >> the guy's gonna, like, have a heart attack. >> he said it felt like okay after all this, despite the caffeine. he said he just had to go out and run about 1,000 miles. that's a little -- little do you know, that's how you start your day. >> well, you know -- >> the same thing. so that's really not a big deal. >> how do you think we stay up all night. >> exactly. >> just makes you run all day
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this morning on "world news now," t this morning on "world news now," the first winter storm of the season continues its march across the northern states, that heavy wind and snow causing difficult driving conditions as millions of americans get set to hit the road this week. we'll have your holiday travel forecast just up ahead. the trump team in the middle fierce debate over the weekend. the cast of "hamilton"'s message to vp-elect mike pence. we're going to hear what pence had to say about it and why the cast is standing by their decision to speak up. new this half hour, the sticker shock after you visit the emergency room. >> the growing number of americans headed to the closest ers in times of crisis, only to be slammed with surprise bills. what you need to know before you head to your local emergency room. and the shocking words on stage from mr. kanye west.
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dramatic mike drop after just three songs. and the concert that he suddenly canceled last night. we'll have the full story up ahead in "the skinny." it's monday, november 21st. from abc news, this is "world news now." >> kanye west in the headlines. >> it should be news when kanye west is not ranting on stage. >> that would be breaking news. kanye took on everybody over the weekend. interesting. >> it is interesting. i'm mara schiavocampo in for diane macedo. >> i'm kendis gibson. top headlines this morning, and the winter storm threatens holiday travel for millions of americans. >> snow and sleep falling in the albany, new york area as fast an 1 inch per hour and that's expected to continue all day. there's also a wind advisory in
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>> some communities in the northeast may see as much as a foot of lake effect snow, but the amount will vary greatly in narrow bands. more now from abc's eva pilgrim. >> reporter: winter blasting its way across the country, whiteout conditions from michigan to pennsylvania. plow working to clear roadways. visibility next to zero at times forcing drivers to slow down. many still no match for the blowing snow and freezing fog, sliding off the highways. snow and ice ricochetting off windshields. the roads here in watertown are snow covered but still passable. parts of upstate new york expect 20 inches of snow by tuesday morning and temperatures taking a nose dive, plummeting over 30 degrees in just 24 hours. in northern michigan, powerful winds toppling power lines ignite two cars. >> as you can see, it's still coming down. >> reporter: in parts of minnesota, they are digging out
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snow globe. michigan celebrating its win with snow angels. the snow is still falling, but it's the wind that's the problem. it's blowing the snow making it hard to see. eva pilgrim, abc news, new york. >> they are expecting another 3 to 6 inches of snow up there in polaski, new york. it's not just the northeast that is seeing bad weather this week. >> yeah. we have details now from act u accuweather's paul. . paul, good morning. >> good morning to youtationarye system with pacific moisture making for a combination of tricky travel along i-5 from seattle down through medford to reading with scatters showers slowing things down affecting travel along spokane north of boise. we have this messy weather maker that's going to pull through, going into tuesday, and then we have that moist flow setting the stage perfectly for rain in the mississippi valley region as we go into wednesday. and thursday, it will park itself in the northeast.
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throughout the upper midwest, snow to the north and scattered showers and thunderstorms in st. louis all the way to the new orleans area for thanksgiving mara, kendis? . >> paul, thank you. breaking news from st. louis, a suspect killed after the ambush-style shooting of a police officer there. the police chief says the suspect drove along the marked vehicle and opened fire. the officer was hit twice in the face, but he is expected to survive. the officer is a sergeant with 20 years on the tors. and in san antonio, police released an image of the suspect they are looking for this connection with the murder of a police officer over the week. detective benjamin marconi shot across the street from police headquarters as he was writing a traffic ticket. a car pulled up behind him, got out and shot him twice in the head. this year, 17 law enforcement officers in texas have been killed in the line of duty. more on this as we get it. well, donald trump is expected to reveal more key members of the administration as
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trump spent the weekend at his golf course in new jersey huddled in more than 20 meets sitting down with mitt romney despite their public feud. and the transition team acknowledged that romney is under active consideration for secretary of state. also showing up was rudy giuliani in the running for the same job. and trump said he was impressed with retired general james mattes who is up for secretary of defense. >> but that transition stuff to demand an apology from the most popular show on broadway, firing off angry tweets about "hamilton" calling the sold out tony award winning musical overrated after the cast directly addressed mike pence in the audience. pence shrugged it off, but trump not letting it go. >> reporter: vice president elect mike pence responds for the first time after the "hamilton" performance.
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>> you know, when we arrived, we heard a few boos, some cheers, and i nudged my kids and reminded them, that's what freedom sounds like. ? ? >> reporter: a hit broadway show tells the story of the founding fathers played by a cast of mostly african-american actors. pence enjoyed the show and stayed for the tense moment afterwards. >> we, sir, we are the diverse america whom are arm anxious that your new administration will not protect us, but we truly hope this show inspired you to uphold our american values and to work on behalf of all of us. all of us. >> i can tell you, i wasn't offended by what was said. i'll leave to others whether it was the appropriate venue to say it. >> reporter: pence's boss with
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them of harassing pence demanding an apology. and outside his new jersey home -- >> it was very inappropriate. >> reporter: the new york daily news spoke to the actor who delivered those remarks from the stage. >> it was important we did this and so glad we had the opportunity and that he stayed because he stayed, he listened. i truly appreciate him doing that. >> reporter: the incident on "saturday night live." "ham illton." how was that? >> it was good. i got a free lecture. >> i heard they booed you. >> absolutely. >> reporter: trump taking issue with that too tweeting, i watched "saturday night live" last night, a totally bias one-sided show. nothing funny at all. reviews of what took place mixed. >> i don't think anything the cast said was disrespectful. >> we spent a lot of money to come and see hamilton and we really don't want to hear
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>> reporter: some trump supporters are calling for a boycott of "hamilton" over this incident. but the show in new york city is sold out almost until next year and sold out in chicago. the show opening in las vegas later next your. >> ron claiborne, abc news, new york. families who lost loved ones on malaysia airlines flight 370 say they are going to madagascar to search for debris from the plane. flight 370 vanished people while flying from kuala lumpur to beijing in march of 2014. well, the families they there's been no systematic organized search by investigators, so they are taking it on themselves. madagascar is offer the african coast where pieces of the plane have been found. the syrian government is rejecting a u.n. proposal to end heavy fighting in the city of aleppo. more than 170 civilians have been killed since the government renewed its assault on
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of the city six days ago. entire families have been wiped out by the air strikes and there's no longer any hospitals in operation in the rebel-held portion of aleppo. a powerful earthquake struck north western argentina. no injuries reported after of 6.4 magnitude quake occurring near the border with chile. because the earthquake was so deep, there was little damage. but it did shake the water in the swimming pool about 16 miles from the hear church bells ringing as a result, as well. if you're keeping track, the world road for the highest basketball shot, for those who keep track of things like this, it's back in the hands from some bloke from down under. >> so three aussies, how ridiculous gang, regained the crown with that. the shot from way downtown. >> did that go? get out. >> from way downtown.
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>> came from the top of a dam outside of geneva, witsland, pennsylvania 594 feet high, nothing but net. he was not sure it went in into he saw his friends go crazy. >> no disrespect to the skills, but i got to think it's mostly luck. when you're going from that high, you're factoring in wind, a lot of things. for it to actually go in, like, the whole universe had to align for that to happen. >> that's true. >> i'm not being a hater. >> you're in the a hater, but luck is being good. mich times. >> oh, we're going to get a lot of tweets about that one. was he lucky or was he good? >> good, but it's part of -- and refs -- >> lucky than good. >> that didn't make the calls. >> relitigating 1990s basketball? is that what we're doing? coming up, the emergency room sticker shock. a growing number of americans rushing to the nearest er during a crisis .finding themselves socked with gotcha bills.
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go out of network. and later, the kanye west concert that wasn't. what happened on the stage in san jose and sacramento may have forced a cancellation in los angeles. last night's american music awards, full wrapup ahead in the skinny. you're watching "world news now." ?
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>> yes. so the last thing they're thinking of is whether the visited is in or out of network. but a growing number of pareties are getting shocked with bills the size of car loons. >> reporter: many rushing to the emergency room and slammed with bills. >> your son is righting in pain on the table in the er, and that's something you don't want to go through. >> reporter: david connors' teenage son, brian, sent to the emergency room after snapping his femur in wrestling practice. >> it was the worst pain of my life. >> reporter: months later, saddled with charges of unexpected hospital bills. >> i think it was somewhere in the ballpark of $10,000. >> reporter: the reason, two of brian's doctors were out of network. consumers are dragged into the middle of a financial argument between health insurance companies and medical providers. >> reporter: a new study finding one out of every five parents treated at in-network emergency rooms gets a doctor that's out of network, saddling patients
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right now, only five states offer patients protection when facing these surprise costs. >> consumers have been really shouldering so many other costs, it's the straw that's breaking their back. >> reporter: experts say call your insurance provider to explain the situation. second, try to negotiate directly with your doctor. if that doesn't work, get help from consumer groups. linzie janis, abc news, new york. >> some good advice there from linzie. when we come back, big moments at last night's american music awards. >> new drama around kanye west in the concert cancelled. the skinny's coming up next. "world news now" continues after this from our abc
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? skinny so sinny ? >> going to start with a huge night for music. >> the 44th annual american music awards held last night in l.a. with a jam-packed lineup including performances from bruno mars, green day, 21 pilots, and lady gaga. >> and one of the highlights of the evening, selena gomez winning her first music award for favorite pop rock music. her first public appearance after taking a break for her health. >> i had to stop because i had
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broken inside. and i kept it all together enough to where i would never let you down, you about i kept it too much together to where i let myself down. i don't want to see your bodies on instagram. i want to see what's in here. i'm not trying to get validation, nor do i need it anymore. >> really honest moment from her there. another big moment that's generating a lot of controversy this host gigi hadid and jj ferrell generating a lot did president-elect donald trump and then doing impressions of both mr. trump and melania trump. >> perhaps, though, our favorite moment of the night, this. drake lip syncing "bad blood" in the new apple commercial. can drake do anything wrong? >> drake 6 extended. so drake basically, this was
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her vigz version to drake's "jump man." and he just continues on and does the workout and can't lift the weights. >> perhaps the most important moment last night was moments on the red carpet, what people were wearing. >> yes. the red carpet last night was host to gigi hadid in lace. one of her many outfits last night. sizzling. sorry. chrissy tiegen won the award for the most revealing dress. it was held together with safety pins. she suffered a wardrobe malfunction. the front of the dress broke open, and there was no protection under there, just -- >> and, yes, i can't believe it either. and lady gaga went retro rocking a '70s bell bottomed pant suit.
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very little else. >> okay. jenni mccarthy and, and her husband, donnie wahlberg, were on the red carpet. latest controversy now swirling around kanye west. >> he abruptly canceled the concert in englewood, california, just hours after it was scheduled to begin. >> the cancellation came the day after he went on a surprise rant on stage in sacramento. of all people, beyonce and jay-z, hillary clinton -- i know. don't even start with bey. the radio industry, the press, and then likening himself to president-elect donald trump. he ended the performance with a dramatic mike drop after three songs and is walked off stage. >> in san jose, he was booed by fans that he would have voted for mr. trump if he vote >> this morning, we're hearing ticket holders for friday night's concert and saturday
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hey, mr. english guy. i think your egg is hatching. >> you wiped his memory, right? the no-mag? >> what? >> no magic, a nonwizard. >> oh, sorry. we call him muggles. >> muggels, wizards and "fantastic beasts" dominated the box office this weekend. j.k. ruling's harry potter
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>> a good weekend, i'd say. rounded off the weekend's top three, a distant second place knocked down from number one last week, "dr. strange" at 17 million and "trolls" at a close third, $17.5 a million. one police department in texas is doing its part to spread thanksgiving cheer. >> surprising traffic offenders with a main course for the thanksgiving feast. here's abc's john done van. >> reporter: you're the driver wrong. you can hear it. you can see it. and now when it's time for the ticket, the ticket becomes a turkey. >> will that work for you? >> yes. thank you very much. >> all right, all right. well there you go, happy thanksgiving to you. >> that's what the police are doing in this ft. worth neighborhood. for the minor infractions, you get a little talking to and then they pop out the turkey. getting reactions like this. >> yeah, thank y'all. >> and the point?
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cops, they're building up some good will. >> they are surprised, like, you're not giving me a ticket, you're giving me a turkey? it's a great feeling. it really is. >> so it went with turkeys that were donated to the police department from a church that had some extras. >> happy thanksgiving. >> thank you. happy thanksgiving to you. >> and this guy in the white pickup spotted not wearing his seat belt, he's a pastor who has been helping to give turkeys to the needy, so some nice irony here. >> that's a blessing. we're giving these away. so that works. >> reporter: and there it is. the turkey ticket. tale of cops and thanksgiving. john van dam, abc news. >> well, that's better than a ticket i'd say. >> i say so too. what do you have to do to get ham hocks? >> right. >> break the sound barrier. >> exactly. don't miss the updates on facebook at wnnfans.com. >> coming up, more news. this is abc's "world news
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good morning, i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm mara schiavocampo in for diane ma sayso. here are some of the top headlines we're following this morning on "world news now." a police department in texas mourning after an officer is killed on the job as we learn of other officers being shot on the job last night. we'll have details, ahead. o'hare workers in chicago will announce this week when they will go on strike. they don't expect to shut down the airport, just disrupt travel. last nights's american music awards get political and controversial as the hosts hadid and jay pharoas diss donald trump and do impressions of donald trump and melania trump.
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storm in mexico city. cheerleaders doing some yoga in the mexican capital. expect it to be a bit less peaceful tonight. those are some of your top stories on this therapeutic monday, november 21st. from abc news, this is "world news now." we do say good monday morning, everybody, and we start with that breaking news from several cities. police officers shot in unrelated incidents. in st. louis an officer ambushed while on patrol. he was shot twic he sat in his squad car. he is expected to survive. a manhunt underway there. >> and in south florida, an officer was shot in a drive-by while he was conducting a traffic stop, and a suspect in custody after an exchange of gunfire with police. >> police are looking for a suspect in the murder of an officer yesterday morning in san
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all of this. >> he's been shot. >> reporter: a tense manhunt in texas for the killer who ambushed a san antonio police officer, shooting him in the head. >> i've got an officer down in front of headquarters. >> investigators say officer benjamin marconi was in his squad car before noon writing a traffic ticket across from police headquarters. when another driver pulled up behind him, walked up to the passenger side.window and shot marconi twice. >> this is everyone's worst nightmare. >> scanning video. >> the vehicle in headquarter parking lot. >> reporter: trying to identify the killer and motive, releasing this image of a person of interest. >> unfortunate, like address, like baton rouge, it's happened here. >> reporter: already this year, 58 other officers in this country have been shot to death in the line of duty. a more than 60% increase over last year.
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being extra cautious, now only making traffic stops in teams until this kill canner is caught. marci gonzalez, abc news, new york. turning now to weather, the roads are a mess across the northern u.s. from the upper midwest into the northeast. >> the first major snowstorm of the season is making driving treacherous with whiteout conditions and winds knocking counsel tree limbs and power lines, resulting in power outages. >> the storm effects are not going away quickly making it hard to travel this week. >> it's not just the plains and midwest with bad weather. details now from accuweather's paul williams. paul, good morning. >> good morning to you, as well, kendis and mara. bracing for snowfall. tuesday going to wednesday for your travel from fargo over towards duluth, we could see 3 to 6 inches of snow there. midweek when everybody's heading to grandmother's house, scattered showers in the mississippi river to houston to scatters showers in the northwest of the corner as well,
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night going into wednesday. but along the east coast, we'll have still chilly in the northeast, but clearing out. then by midweek, we keep a close eye on the front. it's going to make its way across texas and right into the lower mississippi valley region by wednesday and we'll brace for it to stay relatively dry going into tuesday before we have a cool snap that will get your attention, as well. kendis, mara. >> all right. our thanks to paul. president-elect is meeting today with another former rival, ex texas governor rick perry. and it comes after weekend meetings and criticism over his early appointment. and trump is now embroiled in a feud with the cast of broadway's "hamilton." mary bruce has the latest. >> reporter: smiling and statesman like, the president-elect eager for another round of meetings, but a frustrated donald trump still venting about the broadway hit show, "hamilton." >> we truly hope that this show
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american values and to work on what have of all of us. >> reporter: trump demanding the actors and producers apologize for addressing vice president elect mike pence after friday night's show. >> it was very inappropriate. >> reporter: but pence doesn't seem to agree. >> i can tell you, i wasn't offended by what was said. >> reporter: at trump's new jersey golf club, a parade of cabinet contenders wave to the cameras, but the team forced to defend headline picks like national security adviser flynn, who has called islam a cancer. >> is he in line with how president-elect trump views islam? >> well, i think so. i mean, look, phrasing can always be done differently, but clearly, there are some aspects of that faith a that are prot problematic. >> reporter: trump's attorney general picked jeff sessions, rejected 30 years ago for a federal judgeship. >> i am not a racist. >> reporter: he's still denying charges of racist behavior to this day. >> the only fair thing to do is
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thorough questions and then make an opinion. >> reporter: scrutiny is also falling on trump's much touted trillion dollar infrastructure plan. how will it be financed and who will pay? now the details seem to be more inclined towards tax cuts for private kchs, tax credits for private companies. for example, if you're a private company and you're building a bridge, you might want to put a toll on that bridge in order to monetize it. that will be a key question going forward. just two months until inauguration day, mary bruce, abc news, bedminister, new jersey. well, we now know the future first lady will not be moving into the white house with her husband, at least for now. donald trump revealed that his wife, melania, will stay in new york with their son, barron, until the end of the school year. 10 y50er8d barron goes to private school in manhattan, and his parents are concerned about pulling him out in the middle of the year. the family is not saying what school he'll attend when he moves to washington.
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going to try to buck the anti-immigrant trend sweeping the world. angela merkel says she will run for a fourth term as chancellor of germany next year. considered by many the world's most powerful woman, she expects the toughest campaign of her life. the 62-year-old served 11 years as german chancellor. and in neighboring france, another political upheaval. former president primary battle to represent the main opposition party in next year's presidential election. sarkozy had called for hard line security measures and clamp do you know on immigration. instead, two former prime ministers compete in sunday's runoff with the winner having a strong chance of victory in the spring election. two teenagers are being held without bail for the murder of a congressman's grandson in chicago. the 16-year-old boy and 17-year-old girl allegedly shot the 15-year-old in an argument over basketball shoes and other clothing. the victim's grandfather is democrat danny davis.
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relatively well, considering. >> it helps you not think about other things. i've spoken at many teenage funerals. i've comforted many families. but never quite this close. >> davis says guns should not be available so easily. the two suspects were friends of the victim's brother and had been loaning each other clothing. they have been charged as adults. police and protesters are clashing at the site of that controversial oil pipeline in north dakota. at least one person has been arrested as hundreds of protesters try to push past a bridge on a state highway. the sheriff's department there now describing the situation as an ongoing riot. they formed a line to prevent the protesters from gaining ground and are using water cannons at times. one officer was hit on the head with a rock. and hundreds turned out here
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had been defaced with anti-is he mittic graffiti. the park is named for beastie boy adam yauch. his band mate is one who spoke out against racism and bigotry. >> keep your eyes open. stand up for each other. don't be afraid to step in, enlist the help of others, because this is homegrown terrorism for real. >> the symbols of hate have been painted over. nascar's jimmie johnson placed his name among sports legends. johnson won his seventh sprint cup series sunday night. the car took the checkered flag after leading for only three laps during the ford ecoboost 400 homestead miami speedway. he joins richard petty and dale earnhardt sr. as the only seven-time sprint cup champs.
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number. on the nfl's 11th sunday. kickers missed a dozen extra points yesterday. that's the worst one-day performance in the league in its history. now, the league changed its rules last season, so extra points wouldn't be automatic, attempts were moved back, though, 15 yards. it's not like they were getting worse, but the conditions are a little bit different. >> all right. well, the third time turns out to be the charm for a would-be wing suit racing champ. >> so what is wing suit racing? well, viola, take a look. it is awesome. 40 people from 18 countries jumped in four-person heats from a helicopter 8,000 feet from phoenix. they also had to slom la through gates in midair while moving to speeds of up to 160 miles per hour. >> that is -- i wonder what kind of training you have to do to be able to do that because i want to do it. >> well, first, you drink your red bull. >> right, exactly, and then some vodka. >> exactly.
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>> should point out american noah benson won the race by half a second. >> that's good. coming up, a family that was booed on a flight to pick up the remains of their son. we'll hear from the father of that soldier. and trying to cash in on the frequent flyer miles when they suddenly disappear? what you need to know before you battle with your airline. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" weather brought to you by tide. erica's #1? start by taking care of families for 70 years. earn the trust of 32 nfl teams. be there for america's toughest and help, when help is needed america's #1 isn't a status earned overnight. it's earned in every wash, and re-earned every day.
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first. and that prompted some boos from first class. >> to hear the reaction of the flight being delayed because of a gold star family and the first class cabin booing that was really upsetting. >> passengers reportedly made comments like this is just baloney, and i paid first class for this? harry's father says he doesn't know whether those who complained knew that a gold star family was on board. just a everyone because you don't know what people are going through. >> still, your four rows back. slow down. if they need to get someone off the plane, it's okay. >> yeah. they were going to retrieve the remains of their son. >> exactly. >> a terrible time for them. >> and even for those people who didn't know that, just be patient a little bit.. all right. well, there's a major development in the case of a newborn who was taken from her home in kansas after her mother was murdered. >> police have now found the infant hundreds of miles away. and now at least two suspects
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abc's phillip mena has the latest. >> reporter: baby sofia reunited with family as investigators from two states and fbi work to find out who killed her mother and why. newborn, sofia gonzalez found alive and healthy in dallas two days after she was abducted from her home in wichita. >> it is the best possible outcome to a sad case. >> reporter: thursday afternoon, her father comes home to find his little girl missing and her mother laura abarka gueda shot to on death. friday morning, still no suspects. the fbi now joining in the investigation. >> expertise, technology, and speed probably are the three primary things the fbi bring to the table. >> reporter: saturday, police announce an fbi tip has led to the search of a home in dallas where sophia is found alive. two suspects taken into custody. as far as the relationship between the suspects and victim? >> can't say much, only that
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this is a complicated case and we want to make sure we get it right. >> reporter: family and friends coming to grips and remembering the 27-year-old mother who will never get to see baby sofia grow up. >> i found out she was killed, like, just no words. there were no words. >> reporter: police are still interviewing the suspects. there are their identities have not yet been released. but thankfully, police say baby sofia is in good health this morning. phillip mena, abc news, los angeles. coming up, the tough times many americans are having with their airlines. >> what happens when your frequent flier miles disappear, and what you can do about it. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" continues after this from our abc
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along with the long lines and cramped seats, one of the more frustrating things about flying miles suddenly vanish. >> just vanish. it happened to one man who ran into quite a bit of turbulence when he tried to get them back. here is abc's paula ferris. >> reporter: don says he has the best job in town. he's the editor of the local newspaper in tiny oakland, maryland. to pay the bills, he uses a
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barclay that earns miles, allowing don and his wife, suzi, to take those trips. >> all made possible by those cards and those points. >> reporter: a big perk until it all got tripped up. >> something was wrong. >> reporter: still spending, but points were not adding up. >> talked to barclay cards month after month after month. >> reporter: finally, someone at barclay card corrected the glitch, sending the a black hole, but 94,000 miles were still missing, more than enough for three cross-country round trip flights. and while the reps saw them in the system, no one could put them back. >> it was the epitome of exasperation, feeling helpless, sensing they're never going to fix this. >> reporter: he called into abc news fixer. our fixer swung into action. >> i wanted to talk to you about what happened.
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an executive at barclay card and, within days, they restored don's missing points and promised him 20,000 more just for his trouble. but what exactly happened? barclay card said the card was issued through another bank and when they took over, a debt error occurred. they said the mistake was not widespread and thanked the fixer for bringing it to their attention. how can you stop something like this from happening to you? >> keep track of the points. a lot of online tools track everything you're earning. you're saving for and when you'll get it. >> thanks abc news fixer. >> it's been handled. >> it's been handled. coming up, our viewers speak out about our mannequin challenge. >> i missed that. i'm going to have to go back and check it out. oh, i mean, i call it everyday life here in new york when you try to get on the west side highway and try to go somewhere. >> frozen in time. and we'll have all the feedback you're giving us on the new abc
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well, it's time for the world news now inbox, and, apparently, the mannequin well, it's time for the world news now inbox, and, apparently, the mannequin challenge has taken social media by storm, as you know, and we couldn't resist because it hasn't jumped yet, but with our own world news now team joined in on the craze. >> i wasn't here for this day. nice. and is somebody powdering your nose? >> yes, i'm powder. >> very realistic. >> every commercial break, can someone touch up the powder, and wardrobe fix my tie. >> you're not supposed to tell and admit that i'm a diva, which is true. >> it looked like a lot of fun. we got nice feedback from that. >> where is my warm water. >> waying, great mannequin challenge, love you early a.m., so funny.
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you guys did a nice job. >> that was nice. thank you, cindy. >> friday's polka, the a cappella. i was here for that. >> good. >> take a look. ? world news polka world news polka ? ? if you're up -- >> so our viewer, steve, writing you can't top the world news polka. one of our viewers saits said, wow, they were really good.. >> they were. >> they were really, really good. throughout, you know, and we do read some of the tweets, and there is a viewer who noticed i have not eaten on tv. >> you have a thing about that. what's up with that? >> it's like oprah and the ugly cry. you don't do the ugly cry. so i try not to eat while -- >> sometimes you suffer for your art. what's up with that? >> well, this one viewer is surprised. she's like, let me get this straight. you'll dance b on tv but you won't eat on tv? and i think it was a slight on my dancing skills.
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>> exactly. >> but we want to hear your comments, right? the good and the bad. here's one we can relate to. timothy writes, sometimes i welcome insomnia so i can watch. thank you, timothy. i think that should be the slogan here. >> that should be our motto? >> "world news now," better than sleep. >> better than sleep? >> better than sleep. >> it's -- >> that's factually accurate. this is more fun than sleeping. >> it's not better than much else but sleep. >> but other things you can do at night might be a little more fun. >> exactly. >> but this is better than sleep. >> that's our motto. thanks for the comments, keep them coming, please.
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this morning on "world news this morning on "world news now," trump transition team working straight through the weekend. >> with cameras trained on the door of the trump international golf course in new jersey, we're catching glimpses of who may hold the government's top positions. the president-elect remaining tight-lipped, but responding to a question about where he has wife and son will be living. the details up ahead. and there is a break in the case of the san antonio police officer shot to de ambush while writing a parking ticket. police releasing the surveillance shot of the suspect as there are more reports overnight of surprise attacks on officers. we bring you the very latest. and the dark clouds gathering on the horizon. for thanksgiving travelers hoping to fly above the river and through the woods to grandmother's house, what you need to know about a potentially crippling holiday strike before
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and it was a night of firsts for both hip hop artists drake and zane malik on one of the music industry's biggest nights of the year. the show stopping performances and that record that was broken at last night's american music awards. it is monday, november 21st. from abc news, this is "world news now." ? ? >> get it, get it. >> dance moves. >> this is -- it's really not dance moves. it's more of like a seizure. >> well, give yourself credit. >> sting getting into it. >> how could you not get into bruno mars. he's such an electric performer. he's kind of a throwback in that way, a classic performer putting on a show. >> a great way to put on the show, start the show, and for us to begin the show here on monday. we are charging into monday. >> yes. and we will get to a lot more from the amas, but first we begin this half hour with
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poised to announce more picks after a weekend crammed with closed door meetings. >> potential appointees file into trump's new jersey golf club, one by one, among them, rudy, who is still in the running for secretary of state and other roles. >> and trump has revealed that his wife, melania, and 10-year-old son, barron, will not move to the white house until the school year is over. abc has more now on the transition. >> reporter: like a well planned reality show, auditions in full swing, chris christie pausing for an extended photo opp. and the new jersey governor no longer in charge of the transition, but hoping to stay in trump's inner circle. >> we're going to have a great day. great people coming. we'll see. >> reporter: more than 20 meetings in just two days.
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general james mattis, now a favored contender for secretary of defense, mad dog mattis, as he's known, former head of u.s. central command, a warrior scholar known for his blunt tough talk and aggressiveness in combat. after the meeting -- >> he's the real deal. >> reporter: may not have been the first choice. jack keen tells abc news that trump offered him the job. he declined for personal reasons. transition officials wouldn't confirm an offer, but said trump was interested. trump already announced five key positions. as trump solidifies security enhanced interrogation techniques like waterboarding. in the past, the president-elect said he supports it. >> what do you think about waterboarding? i like it a lot. i don't think it's tough enough. >> reporter: but senator john mccain, the former p.o.w., out with a firey warning this weekend. >> i don't give a damn what the president of the united states wants to do or anybody else wants to do. we will not waterboard. >> reporter: trump broadening
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foe, trump shaking hands with mitt romney. >> we had a far reaching conversation with regards to the various theaters of the world where they are in interest of the united states of real significance. >> trump's business interests and how to separate from them continue to raise questions. an indian journalist tweeted about this meeting last week between trump and indian business partners in a trump-related project near mumbai, the completing giving it a thumbs up. >> i can assure the american people there wouldn't be any wrong doing or any sort of undo influence over any decision making. >> reporter: and we're learning that trump's family won't be joining him in the white house, at least not right away. the future first lady, melania, and their son barron expected to remain in new york through next spring, hesitate to pull the 10-year-old out of school in the middle of the year. the rest of the family will join him in washington soon. well, as trump works to get
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launched another twitter tirade, this time against "hamilton," it's not because he was trying to get tickets. trump took aim at the cast for directly addressing mike pence in the audience after the show to express concerns about the incoming administration. trump tweeting that "hamilton" was overrated calling the cast rude and demanding an apology here is what the cast said and then pence's response. >> we, sir, we are the diverse america who are alarmed and anxious that your new administration will not protect us. our families, our children, our parents or defend us and uphold our rights. >> i can tell you, i was not
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i will leave to others whether that was the appropriate venue to say it. >> trump also slammed "saturday night live" after the spoof of the "hamilton" incident and tweeted that "snl" was a totally one-sided bias show, nothing funny at all. well, with his final foreign trip over, president obama is wrapping up his presidency. talking to reporters in peru, he said he does not intend to constantly criticize donald trump, but that he will speak out if the new president goes too far. the president was in lima for an economic summit. that's where he met face-to-face with russian president vladimir putin for a few minutes. although he said allegations of russian inflnc election did not come up. the other big story this morning, we are tracking a number of incidents involving police officers being shot on the job. one in the st. louis area where an a officer was shot in an ambush-style attack. the police chief said the suspect drove along the marked vehicle and opened fire. the officer was hit twice in the face, but he's expected to survive. intense man hunt underway for
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in san antonio, a man hunt underway in the shooting death of a police officer. police there have released a still image from surveillance camera of the suspect they are looking for. acb's chuck severeton has more now on that officer's death. >> reporter: a san antonio police officer shot outside his police headquarters just before noon. >> i got an officer down in front of headquarters. >> reporter: the officer just pulled over a vehicle and writing a traffic ticket. >> the process of conducting the traffic stop, an unknown suspect parked his vehicle behind detective marcon had i's patrol car and approached him w was sitting behind the wheel of the patrol vehicle. when the suspect reached the driver's side door, he fired a gunshot towards sergeant marconi, striking him in the head. the suspect reached into the open window and fired a second shot. >> i need ems right now. >> reporter: but medics could not save the officer's life. >> this type of senseless violence is unacceptable. >> reporter: police releasing a surveillance video describing
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wearing a hoodie, baggy pants and a beard. >> we expect this suspect to be extremely dangerous and clear threat to law enforcement officers and the public. >> reporter: so far, no motive in the officer's slaying. abc news, new york. well, thanksgiving week travel is beginning with a major winter storm for much of the northern u.s. roads were slippery, and there were many crashes on the highways. upstate new york is expecting 20 inches of snow by tomorrow morning, especially jarring after record-breaking warm temperatures on saturday. the mercury reached 72 degrees near watertown, and people were out on the water and in the parks. >> i went to school in the area. that's not the sort of november weather you see. more of the snow. more than a few people are looking forward to seeing 2016 ends. tennis star andy murray may not be one of them. the brit met novak djokovic in the atp world tennis sunday. murray knocked him off in straight sets, three and four,
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number one in the world and ended novak djokovic's 122-week reign. on to the nfl, the next to last game of week 11 had green bay in the nation's capital, washington's cousins, 375 yards, three touchdowns including the 70-yard bomb. man. not bad. d.c.'s team picked up the win 42-24. washington stays a half game in front of the minnesota for the nfc's second wild card. the packers lose their fourth in a row. well, the team right behind washington and nfc playoff race is minnesota. the vikings had a good day sunday beating arizona. >> the vikes didn't limit hits to the cardinals. look at the fox sports sound guy.
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>> he gets plowed over by minnesota's 329 pound linvell joseph. it's kind of serious. broke his glasses and had a bloody nose, but he kept on working, but i don't care loot at the video and you think, that's pretty much how we all enter mondays, isn't it? >> exactly. >> mondays got me like -- yeah. >> it's a great story to tell. >> yes, he does. >> banged up today -- >> once the ringing stops. >> he got a taste of what happens during the game. that's his moment as a football player. >> yes, he does. oh, man, they go through tough jobs there. coming up, the stars who rocked the stage in last night. we are backstage at the american music awards, showing you the best performances, the records that were broken and the awards honoring the best artists from country to pop to hip hop to edm. yes. but first, the potential turbulence that thousands of air travelers may run into this week. the strike that's brewing at one one of america's busiest airport that could affect holiday
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thanksgiving travelers hoping to take to the skies this week might be in for a rude awakening at the airports. >> yes. thousands of workers at o'hare preparing to go on strike, triggering enormous ripple effects across the country. here is abc's gloria rivera. >> reporter: an already hectic
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2,000 employees working at major hub, chicago o'hare from baggage to cleaning crews, poised to strike over low wages. in a statement, american airlines said we are working to ensure there's no disruption to the operation. this thanksgiving, aaa projects a million more people will get on planes, trains, or hit the roads. nearly 49 million travellers in all. passengers hoping epic lines like last spring are not in their future. tsa says it's ready. >> we're run ago daily operation focussing on screening operations hour by hour at the top 30 airports. >> reporter: 1,400 new officers have been hired. 2,000 part-timers have been promoted to full time. >> i always fly, i know i have time to adjust. >> reporter: the best advice,
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before the domestic flights, three hours before international. as chore chicago o'hare, the union says it will announce on monday the day it will strike. gloria rivera, abc news, washington. >> that's fine. smooth sailing there anyway. no big deal. >> coming up, kanye west dials up the drama, cancelling a concert hours ago after a weekend of getting booed on stage. we'll see what triggered it all in "the skinny." but first, no booing in l.a. ama roundups from the american music awards coming up next. "world news now" continues after this from our abc
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? ? that's how it started last night in los angeles.
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off one music's biggest night of the year. it was drake's big night at this year's american music awards along with selena gomez. abc's lauren lyster was right there backstage now with the latest. lauren, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, kendis. big win of the night at the amas was artist of the year, going to ariana grande. also a big night for drake. he went in with 13 nominations. that is a record for the music awards, winning early, marking his first ama win. the american music awards sunday night celebrating some of the biggest acts in music. with high octane performances -- ? ? >> reporter: an audience mannequin challenge. >> if you can't beat them, join them.
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>> tim mcgraw! >> reporter: to dance -- >> the chainsmokers. >> reporter: to hip hop. >> drake! >> reporter: listeners determining the winners. >> the world's biggest fan voted award show, baby. >> reporter: model gigi hadid and comedian jay fair row hosting the show. he's known for his impressions. >> what you want me to do? i'm sorry. >> hadid in the act too, poking fun of the future first lady melania trump. >> i love my husband, president barack obama. >> that was spot on. >> reporter: artists including justin bieber and ariana grande battling for artist of the year. and best new artist pitting groups like dnce against the chainsmokers. ? so baby pull me closer ? the winner? >> zane!
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between her hosting duties. plus, the award of merit begin out selectively to those who contributed significantly to music and last given out in 2008 going to sting, kendis. >> i think the chainsmokers were robbed in that category, by the way, for best new artist. but my favorite part of the entire night had nothing to do with the show itself, but drake making an appearance in a new commercial. take a look. ? because baby now we got bad blood ? ? you know we used it to be mad love so take a look at what you've done ? ? b blood ? ? hey now we got problems ? >> lauren, how cool was that. >> reporter: yeah. pretty amazing to see drake lip syncing to taylor swift. i think forget all of his nomination as and awards and accolades. people were excited to see that moment. no, i'm not discounting his great success in music, but it was pretty fun to see. >> absolutely. and i see you're backstage right now.
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on the red carpet for us earlier on and you got prime access to the top stars, right? >> reporter: not exactly. you know, so many press come out to cover these things and only so many stars to go around, but i will note that people can't see at home, behind the glamour of the red carpet, it's raining in los angeles, and most of the carpet was covered, but there was a gap that we were right near where the stars walked through to get into the microsoft theater in order to go to do to the show 37. and it was a sight we realized stars are just like us, unlike the tabloids say, walking through the rain. >> you got to hobnob with drake or selena? >> reporter: we're best friends, yeah. all of them. all of them. they know me by name, they approach, we have a nice chat. yeah, no, not so much. >> while all the other guys got the big stars, lauren was back there. all right. lauren lyster, thank you.
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time now for "the mix," and, of course, coming off the weekend, and a lot of people went to get some -- get the spirit -- >> spiritual. >> get the spirit in them, listen to the sermon. >> went to church. >> you can't necessarily separate church and football if you're in dallas and in texas. take a look at this one church in the dallas area. yep. right there along with the choir, the pastor, and everybody else is dak prescott playing and beating and whooping the baltimore ravens. >> maybe they won because all those people were praying for them at the time of the game. don't sports fans believe in a 12th man thing. >> there is a 12th man. >> where if you rally on your
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>> it's not fair if your 12th man walks on water. >> unfair advantage. are you implyi iing jesus is a cowboys fan? sack religious. all right. moving on. a chimpanzee's experience with virtual reality. so this is from an animal sanctuary in myrtle beach. that's the myrtle beach safari in south carolina. they put this virtual reality thing on this which i am panzy. and you can see her, she gets hyped and cronk in a second. popping balloons in virtual reality. this looks cute until, like, somebody they confuse reality and starts, like, oh, is this reality. >> caller: at that. >> cute. >> i don't know how i feel about this. >> i don't know that i like this. like, strap that on your head and sent you to a world. >> i'm in it now. >> happens every day. >> what we call "world news now."
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so there's this guy, he's a competitive eater. he's called megatoad, i think. his name is matt stoney. he's known for eating and drinking some really extreme things. this is the latest thing he did. he drank this giant pumpkin spice latte in under two minutes. look at that. that's, like, 4,000 calories, more than a thousand -- >> so much caffeine. >> a lot of caffeine. >> the guy's gonna, like, have a heart attack. >> he said it felt like okay after all this, despite the caffeine. he said he just had to go out and run about 1,000 miles. that's a little -- little do you know, that's how you start your day. >> well, you know -- >> the same thing. so that's really not a big deal. >> how do you think we stay up all night.
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this morning on "world news now," the first winter storm of the season continues its march across the northern states, that heavy wind and snow causing difficult driving conditions as millions of americans get set to hit the road this week. we'll have your holiday travel forecast just up ahead. the trump team in the middle of a broadway moment sparking fierce debate over the weekend. the cast of "hamilton"'s message to vp-elect mike pence. we're going to hear what pence had to say about it and why the cast is standing by their decision to speak up. new this half hour, the sticker shock after you visit the emergency room. >> the growing number of americans headed to the closest ers in times of crisis, only to be slammed with surprise bills. what you need to know before you
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room. and the shocking words on stage from mr. kanye west. the 17-minute rant ending in a dramatic mike drop after just three songs. and the concert that he suddenly canceled last night. we'll have the full story up ahead in "the skinny." it's monday, november 21st. from abc news, this is "world news now." >> kanye west in the headlines. >> it should be news when kanye west is not ranting on stage. >> that would be breaking news. kanye took on everybody over the weekend. interesting. >> it is interesting. i'm mara schiavocampo in for diane macedo. >> i'm kendis gibson. top headlines this morning, and the winter storm threatens holiday travel for millions of americans. >> snow and sleep falling in the albany, new york area as fast one inch per hour and that's expected to continue all day. there's also a wind advisory in effect. >> some communities in the northeast may see as much as a foot of lake effect snow, but
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narrow bands. more now from abc's eva pilgrim. >> reporter: winter blasting its way across the country, whiteout conditions from michigan to pennsylvania. plow working to clear roadways. visibility next to zero at times forcing drivers to slow down. many still no match for the blowing snow and freezing fog, sliding off the highways. snow and ice ricochetting off windshields. the road snow covered but still passable. parts of upstate new york expecting 20 inches of snow by tuesday morning and temperatures taking a nose dive, plummeting over 30 degrees in just 24 hours. in northern michigan, powerful winds toppling power lines ignite two cars. >> as you can see, it's still coming down. >> reporter: in parts of minnesota, they are digging out from over a foot of snow. and the big house turning into a
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with snow angels. the snow is still falling, but it's the wind that's the problem. it's blowing the snow making it hard to see. eva pilgrim, abc news, new york. >> they are expecting another 3 to 6 inches of snow up there in polaski, new york. it's not just the northeast that is seeing bad weather this week. >> yeah. we have details now from accuweather's paul williams. paul, good morning. >> good morning to you. a nearly stationary low pressure system with pacific moisture making for a combination of tricky travel along i-5 from seattle down through medford to reading with scatters showers slowing things down affecting travel along spokane north of boise. we have this messy weather maker that's going to pull through, going into tuesday, and then we have that moist flow setting the stage perfectly for rain in the mississippi valley region as we go into wednesday. and thursday, it will park itself in the northeast. but guess what?
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throughout the upper midwest, snow to the north and scattered showers and thunderstorms in st. louis all the way to the new orleans area for thanksgiving mara, kendis? >> paul, thank you. breaking news from st. louis, a suspect killed after the ambush-style shooting of a police officer there. the police chief says the suspect drove along the marked vehicle and opened fire. the officer was hit twice in the face, but he is expected to survive. the officer is a sergeant with 20 years on the force. and in san antonio, police releas they are looking for this connection with the murder of a police officer over the week. detective benjamin marconi shot across the street from police headquarters as he was writing a traffic ticket. a car pulled up behind him, got out and shot him twice in the head. this year, 17 law enforcement officers in texas have been killed in the line of duty. more on this as we get it. well, donald trump is expected to reveal more key members of the administration as
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trump spent the weekend at his golf course in new jersey huddled in more than 20 meets sitting down with mitt romney despite their public feud. and the transition team acknowledged that romney is under active consideration for secretary of state. also showing up was rudy giuliani in the running for the same job. and trump said he was impressed with retired general james mattes who is up for secretary of defense. >> but he took time out from that transition stuff to demand an apology from the most popul angry tweets about "hamilton" calling the sold out tony award winning musical overrated after the cast directly addressed mike pence in the audience. pence shrugged it off, but trump not letting it go. >> reporter: vice president elect mike pence responds for the first time after the "hamilton" performance.
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>> you know, when we arrived, we heard a few boos, some cheers, and i nudged my kids and reminded them, that's what freedom sounds like. ? ? >> reporter: a hit broadway show tells the story of the founding fathers played by a cast of mostly african-american actors. pence enjoyed the show and stayed for the tense moment afterwards. >> we, sir, we are the diverse america whom are alarmed and anxious that your new administration will not protect us, but we truly hope this show inspired you to uphold our american values and to work on behalf of all of us. all of us. >> i can tell you, i wasn't offended by what was said. i'll leave to others whether it was the appropriate venue to say it. >> reporter: pence's boss with a different take, in tweets calling the cast rude, accusing them of harassing pence
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and outside his new jersey home -- >> it was very inappropriate. >> reporter: the new york daily news spoke to the actor who delivered those remarks from the stage. >> it was important we did this and so glad we had the opportunity and that he stayed because he stayed, he listened. i truly appreciate him doing that. >> reporter: the incident on "saturday night live." >> i heard you went to see "hamilton." how was that? >> i got a free lecture. >> i heard they booed you. >> absolutely. >> reporter: trump taking issue with that too tweeting, i watched parts of "saturday night , a totally bias one-sided show. nothing funny at all. reviews of what took place mixed. >> i don't think anything the cast said was disrespectful. >> we spent a lot of money to come and see "hamilton" and we really don't want to hear political statements. >> reporter: some trump supporters are calling for a
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incident. but the show in new york city is sold out almost until next year and sold out in chicago. the show opening in las vegas later next your. >> ron claiborne, abc news, new york. families who lost loved ones on malaysia airlines flight 370 say they are going to madagascar to search for debris from the plane. flight 370 vanished with 239 people while flying from kuala lumpur to beijing in march of 2014. well, the families they there's been no systematic organized search by investigators, so they are taking it on themselves. madagascar is offer the african coast where pieces of the plane have been found. the syrian government is rejecting a u.n. proposal to end heavy fighting in the city of aleppo. more than 170 civilians have been killed since the government renewed its assault on rebel-held areas. of the city six days ago.
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out by the air strikes and there's no longer any hospitals in operation in the rebel-held portion of aleppo. a powerful earthquake struck north western argentina. no injuries reported after of 6.4 magnitude quake occurring near the border with chile. because the earthquake was so deep, there was little damage. but it did shake the water in the swimming pool about 16 miles hear church bells ringing as a result, as well. if you're keeping track, the world road for the highest basketball shot, for those who keep track of things like this, it's back in the hands from some bloke from down under. >> so three aussies, how ridiculous gang, regained the crown with that. the shot from way downtown. >> did that go? get out. >> from way downtown. oh, he got it. >> impossible. >> came from the top of a dam outside of geneva, witsland, pennsylvania 594 feet high,
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he was not sure it went in into he saw his friends go crazy. >> no disrespect to the skills, but i got to think it's mostly luck. when you're going from that high, you're factoring in wind, a lot of things. for it to actually go in, like, the whole universe had to align for that to happen. >> that's true. >> i'm not being a hater. >> you're in the a hater, but luck is being good. michael jordan got lucky six times. >> oh, we're going to get a lot of tweets about that one was he lucky or was he good? >> good, but it's part of -- and refs -- >> lucky than good. >> that didn't make the calls. >> relitigating 1990s basketball? is that what we're doing? coming up, the emergency room sticker shock. a growing number of americans rushing to the nearest er during a crisis and then finding themselves socked with gotcha bills. what you need to know when you go out of network. and later, the kanye west
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what happened on the stage in san jose and sacramento may have forced a cancellation in los angeles. last night's american music awards, full wrap-up ahead in "the skinny." you're watching "world news now." ? "world news now" weather brought to you by buyleeza.com.
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visited is in or out of network. but a growing number of patients are getting shocked with bills the size of car loans. >> reporter: many rushing to the emergency room and slammed with bills. >> your son is rigthing in pain on the table in the er and that's something you don't want to go through. >> reporter: david c teenage son, brian, sent to the emergency room after snapping his femur in wrestling practice. >> it was the worst pain of my life. >> reporter: months later, saddled with charges of unexpected hospital bills. >> i think it was somewhere in the ballpark of $10,000. >> reporter: the reason, two of brian's doctors were out of network. consumers are dragged into the middle of a financial argument between health insurance companies and medical providers. >> reporter: a new study finding one out of every five parents treated at in-network emergency rooms gets a doctor that's out of network, saddling patients with an average bill of $622. right now, only five states offer patients protection when facing these surprise costs. >> consumers have been really
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it's the straw that's breaking their back. >> reporter: experts say call your insurance provider to explain the situation. second, try to negotiate directly with your doctor. if that doesn't work, get help from consumer groups. linzie janis, abc news, new york. >> some good advice there from linzie. when we come back, big moments at last night's american >> new drama around kanye west in the concert cancelled. "the skinny's" coming up next. "world news now" continues after this from our abc
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? skinny so sinny ? >> going to sta with a huge night for music. >> the 44th annual american music awards held last night in l.a. with a jam-packed lineup including performances from bruno mars, green day, 21 pilots, and lady gaga. >> and one of the highlights of the evening, selena gomez winning her first music award for favorite pop rock music. her first public appearance after taking a break for her health. >> i had to stop because i had
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broken inside. and i kept it all together enough to where i would never let you down, you about i kept it too much together to where i let myself down. i don't want to see your bodies on instagram. i want to see what's in here. i'm not trying to get validation, nor do i need it anymore. >> really honest moment from her there. another big moment that's generating a lot of controversy this morning. hosts gigi hadid and jay pharoah dissing president-elect trump and then doing impressions of both mr. trump and melania trump. >> perhaps, though, our favorite moment of the night, this. drake lip syncing "bad blood" in the new apple commercial. can drake do anything wrong? >> drake summer '16 extended.
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man." and he just continues on and does the workout and can't lift the weights. >> perhaps the most important moment last night was moments on the red carpet, what people were wearing. >> yes. the red carpet last night was host to gigi hadid sizzling in lace. one of her many outfits last night. >> i couldn't call that sizzling. sorry. chrissy tiegen won the award for the most revealing dress. it was held together with safety pins. she suffered a wardrobe malfunction. the front of the dress broke open and i cannot believe there was no protection under there. there were no crotch pasties or -- it was just -- >> and, yes, i can't believe it either. and lady gaga went retro rocking a '70s bell bottomed pant suit. >> and ariana grande also a fan of white pants and apparently very little else. >> okay.
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husband, donnie wahlberg, were on the red carpet. latest controversy now swirling around kanye west. >> he abruptly canceled the concert in englewood, california, just hours after it was scheduled to begin. >> the cancellation came the day after he went on a surprise rant on stage in sacramento. of all people, beyonce and jay-z, hillary clinton -- i know. don't even start with bey. the radio industry, the press, and then likening himself to president-elect donald trump. he ended the performance with a dramatic mike drop after three songs and is walked off stage. >> in san jose, he was booed by fans that he would have voted for mr. trump if he voted in the election. >> this morning, we're hearing ticket holders for friday night's concert and saturday night's concert will be paid back in full, including fees. no comments yet from west himself. >> oh, the operative word is yet.
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hey, mr. english guy. i think your egg is hatching. >> you wiped his memory, right? the no-mag? >> what? >> no magic, a nonwizard. >> oh, sorry. we call them muggles. >> muggels, wizards and "fantastic beasts" dominated the box office this weekend. j.k. ruling's harry potter prequel conjured up a whooping $75 million. >> a good weekend, i'd say. rounded off the weekend's top three, a distant second place knocked down from number one
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million and "trolls" at a close third, $17.5 a million. one police department in texas is doing its part to spread thanksgiving cheer. >> surprising traffic offenders with a main course for the thanksgiving feast. here's abc's john done van. >> reporter: you're the driver and you know you did something wrong. you can hear it. you can see it. and now when it's time for the ticket, the ticket becomes a turkey. >> will that work for you? >> yes. thank you very much. >> all right, all right. well there you go, happy thanksgiving to you. >> that's what the police are doing in this ft. worth
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for the minor infractions, you get a little talking to and then they pop out the turkey. getting reactions like this. >> yeah, thank y'all. >> and the point? well, it's simple. folks can use the food and the cops, they're building up some good will. >> they are surprised, like, you're not giving me a ticket, you're giving me a turkey? it's a great feeling. it really is. >> so it went with turkeys that were donated to the police department from a church that had some extras. >> happy thanksgiving. >> thank you. happy thanksgiving to you. >> and this guy in the white pickup spotted not wearing his seat belt, he's a pastor who has been helping to give turkeys to the needy, so some nice irony here. >> that's a blessing. we're giving these away. so that works. >> reporter: and there it is. the turkey ticket. tale of cops and thanksgiving. john von dam, abc news. >> well, that's better than a ticket i'd say. >> i say so too. what do you have to do to get ham hocks? >> right. >> break the sound barrier. >> exactly. don't miss the updates on facebook at wnnfans.com. >> coming up, more news. this is abc's "world news now" informing insomniacs for
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good morning, i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm mara schiavocampo in for diane ma sayso. here are some of the top headlines we're following this morning on "world news now." a police department in texas mourning after an officer is killed on the job as we learn of other officers being shot on the job last night. we'll have details, straight ahead. o'hare workers in chicago will announce this week when they will go on strike. they don't expect to shut down the airport, just disrupt last nights's american music awards get political and controversial as hosts gigi hadid and jay pharoas diss donald trump and do impressions of donald trump and melania trump. the calm before the football storm in mexico city. cheerleaders doing some yoga in the mexican capital.
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peaceful tonight. those are some of your top stories on this therapeutic monday, november 21st. from abc news, this is "world news now." we do say good monday morning, everybody, and we start with that breaking news from several cities. police officers shot in unrelated incidents. in st. louis an officer ambushed while on patrol. he was shot twice in the face as he sat in his squad car. he is expected to survive. the.suspect is now dead after exchanging fire with other officers. and then in south there are, an officer was shot in what's called a drive by while he was conduct a traffic stop on sana bell island. a system there was taken into custody after an exchange of gunfire with police, as well. and in san antonio, police are looking for the suspect in
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yesterday morning. abc's marci gonzalez has more on all of this. >> he's been shot. >> reporter: a tense manhunt in texas for the killer who ambushed a san antonio police officer, shooting him in the head. >> i've got an officer down in front of headquarters. >> investigators say officer benjamin marconi was in his squad car before noon writing a traffic ticket across from police headquarters. when another driver pulled up behind him, walked up to the passenger side.window and shot marconi twice. >> this is everyone's worst >> scanning video. >> the vehicle in headquarter parking lot. >> reporter: trying to identify the killer and motive, releasing this image of a person of interest. >> unfortunate, like address, like baton rouge, it's happened here. >> reporter: already this year, 58 other officers in this country have been shot to death in the line of duty. a more than 60% increase over last year. and a search for the suspect is on. and police in san antonio are being extra cautious, now only
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until this kill canner is caught. marci gonzalez, abc news, new york. turning now to weather, the roads are a mess across the northern u.s. from the upper midwest into the northeast. >> the first major snowstorm of the season is making driving treacherous with whiteout conditions and winds knocking counsel tree limbs and power lines, resulting in power outages. >> the storm and its effects are not going away quickly making it hard to travel this week. >> it's not just the plains and midwest with bad weather. details now from accuweather's paul williams. paul, good morning. >> good morning to you, as well, kendis and mara. bracing for snowfall. tuesday going to wednesday for your travel from fargo over towards duluth, we could see 3 to 6 inches of snow there. midweek when everybody's heading to grandmother's house, scattered showers in the mississippi river to houston to scatters showers in the northwest of the corner as well, travel along i-5, a little tricky, particularly tuesday
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but along the east coast, we'll have still chilly in the northeast, but clearing out. then by midweek, we keep a close eye on the front. it's going to make its way across texas and right into the lower mississippi valley region by wednesday and we'll brace for it to stay relatively dry going into tuesday before we have a cool snap that will get your attention, as well. kendis, mara. >> all right. our thanks to paul. president-elect donald trump is meeting today with another former rival, ex texas governor rick perry. and it comes after weekend meetings and criticism over his early appointment. and trump is now embroiled in a feud with the cast of broadway's "hamilton." mary bruce has the latest. >> reporter: smiling and statesman like, the president-elect eager for another round of meetings, but a frustrated donald trump still venting about the broadway hit show, "hamilton." >> we truly hope that this show has inspired you to uphold our american values and to work on
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>> reporter: trump demanding the actors and producers apologize for addressing vice president elect mike pence after friday night's show. >> it was very inappropriate. >> reporter: but pence doesn't seem to agree. >> i can tell you, i wasn't offended by what was said. >> reporter: at trump's new jersey golf club, a parade of cabinet contenders wave to the cameras, but the team forced to defend headline picks like national security adviser lieutenant general michael flynn, who has called islam a cancer. >> is he in line with how president-elect trump views islam? >> well, i think so. i mean, look, phrasing can always be done differently, but clearly, there are some aspects of that faith a that are problematic. >> reporter: trump's attorney general picked jeff sessions, rejected 30 years ago for a federal judgeship. >> i am not a racist. >> reporter: he's still denying charges of racist behavior to this day. >> the only fair thing to do is ask a lot of questions very
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an opinion. >> reporter: scrutiny is also falling on trump's much touted trillion dollar infrastructure plan. how will it be financed and who will pay? now the details seem to be more inclined towards tax cuts for private companies, tax credits for private companies. for example, if you're a private company and you're building a bridge, you might want to put a toll on that bridge in order to monetize it. that will be a key question going forward. just two months until inauguration day, mary bruce, abc jersey. well, we now know the future first lady will not be moving into the white house with her husband, at least for now. donald trump revealed that his wife, melania, will stay in new york with their son, barron, until the end of the school year. 10-year-old barron goes to private school in manhattan, and his parents are concerned about pulling him out in the middle of the year. the family is not saying what school he'll attend when he moves to washington. and another world leader is going to try to buck the anti-immigrant trend sweeping
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angela merkel says she will run for a fourth term as chancellor of germany next year. considered by many the world's most powerful woman, she expects the toughest campaign of her life. the 62-year-old served 11 years as german chancellor. and in neighboring france, another political upheaval. former president sarkozy lost a primary battle to represent the main opposition party in next year's presidential election. sarkozy had called for hard line security measures and clamp do you know on immigration. instead, two former prime ministers compete in sunday's runoff with the winner having a strong chance of victory in the spring election. two teenagers are being held without bail for the murder of a congressman's grandson in chicago. the 16-year-old boy and 17-year-old girl allegedly shot the 15-year-old in an argument over basketball shoes and other clothing. the victim's grandfather is democrat danny davis. he says his family is holding up
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>> it helps you not think about other things. i've spoken at many teenage funerals. i've comforted many families. but never quite this close. >> davis says guns should not be available so easily. the two suspects were friends of the victim's brother and had been loaning each other clothing. they have been charged as adults. police and protesters are clashing at the site of that controversial oil pipeline in north dakota. at least one person has been arrested as hundreds of protesters try to push past a bridge on a state highway. the sheriff's department there now describing the situation as an ongoing riot. they formed a line to prevent the protesters from gaining ground and are using water cannons at times. one officer was hit on the head with a rock. and hundreds turned out here in new york city at a park that had been defaced with anti-is he
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the park is named for beastie boy adam yauch. his band mate is one who spoke out against racism and bigotry. >> keep your eyes open. stand up for each other. don't be afraid to step in, enlist the help of others, because this is homegrown terrorism for real. >> the symbols of hate have been painted over. nascar's jimmie johnson placed his name among sports legends. johnson won his seventh sprint cup series sunday night. the car took the checkered flag after leading for only three laps during the ford ecoboost 400 homestead miami speedway. he joins richard petty and dale earnhardt sr. as the only seven-time sprint cup champs. he's having a great year. and 12 was the unlucky
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on the nfl's 11th sunday. kickers missed a dozen extra points yesterday. that's the worst one-day performance in the league in its history. now, the league changed its rules last season, so extra points wouldn't be automatic, attempts were moved back, though, 15 yards. it's not like they were getting worse, but the conditions are a little bit different. >> all right. well, the third time turns out to be the charm for a would-be wing suit racing champ. >> so what is wing suit racing? well, viola, take a look. it is awesome. 40 people from 18 countries jumped in four-person heats from a helicopter 8,000 feet from phoenix. they also had to slalom through gates in midair while moving to speeds of up to 160 miles per hour. >> that is -- i wonder what kind of training you have to do to be able to do that because i want to do it. >> well, first, you drink your red bull. >> right, exactly, and then some vodka.
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>> and you're ready to go. >> should point out american noah benson won the race by half a second. >> that's good. coming up, a gold star flight to pick up the remains of their son. we'll hear from the father of that soldier. and trying to cash in on the frequent flyer miles when they suddenly disappear? what you need to know before you battle with your airline. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" weather brought to you by tide. start by taking care of families for 70 years. earn the trust of 32 nfl teams. be there for america's toughest and help, when help is needed america's #1 isn't a status earned overnight. it's earned in every wash, and re-earned every day.
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>> to hear the reaction of the flight being delayed because of a gold star family and the first class cabin booing that was really upsetting. >> passengers reportedly made comments like this is just baloney, and i paid first class for this? harry's father says he doesn't know whether those who complained knew that a gold star family was on board. just a reminder to be kind to everyone because you don't know what people are going through. >> still, your four rows back. slow down. if they need to get someone off the plane, it's okay. >> yeah. they were going to retrieve the remains of their son. >> exactly. >> a terrible time for them. >> and even for those people who didn't know that, just be patient a little bit. all right. well, there's a major development in the case of a newborn who was taken from her home in kansas after her mother was murdered. >> police have now found the infant hundreds of miles away. and now at least two suspects

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