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>> not that is our news for now, i'm rob powers. >> and i'm sade bederinwa. jimmy kimmel is next. eyewitness news returns tomorrow at 4:30. from all ofous here, have a great night. >> for the crime that he committed, ten months is definitely not enough.
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definitely without a doubt. >> south africa's justice minister said the early release was premature and without legal basis. the parole board will reconsider the case. disgraced subway spokesman jared fogle is facing years in prison and divorce after admitting to underage sex and pornography charge. the father of two has also agreed to pay res tie tuition to more than a dozen victims. here's marcy goons. >> reporter: from famous tv pitch man. >> 199 , i weighed over 425 pounds. >> to accused sex offender. >> today, jared fogle has been charged and has admitted to participating in a five-year criminal scheme to exploit children. >> reporter: former subway spokesperson jared fogle in court in indianapolis after agreeing to plead guilty to paying for sex with a 13 and 14-year-old girl and for receiving and distributing child
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pornography. >> in so doing, he will fully and completely achis responsibility for his wrongdoing and his acts and his conduct. >> reporter: prosecutors claim from 2007 till june of this year, fogel traveled and used social networking in pur of under wage girls. investigator he alleged in 2012, he met a 17-year-old prostitute at the plaza hotel in new york city asking her to find him another underage girl saying "the younger the better." leading to his alleged abuse of those two minors. after raiding his indiana home last month it, investigators claim they found pornography involving children as young as 6 given to him, they say, by the executive director of his charity russell taylor. prosecutors say taylor now in custody on child pornography charges secretly recorded children and shared those videos with fogel for years. and subway has since cut ties with fogel. we're told he's agreed to pay 14
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victims $100,000 each in restitution and he faces a minimum of five years in federal prison. marcy gonzales, abc news, new york. we should learn more today about the firefighter who's died battling a wildfire in washington state. investigators say a at least three were killed when hair vehicle crashed and flames likely overtook them near the small town of twisp. those flames being pushed by winds. several towns can the have had because of the threat. the fire situation there being called a hell storm by one sheriff. >> firefighters are getting no help in today's forecast. >> while storms could delay travellers in the east here's justin pavek at accuweather. >> thanks and good morning. showers and thunderstorms are making their march slowly to the east. we are concerned these are going to produce very heavy rain. flash flooding is going to be possible from pittsburgh to philadelphia and south to the nation's capital, richmond
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looking at very heavy rain. one more dry day from hartford to boston. unfortunately, friday looks to be a complete washout. in the northwest, we need the rain desperately. unfortunately not in the cards today or tomorrow. the winds increase, bad news for the on going fire situation. in terms of the tropics, still danny churning westbound. it's not going to be strength ling rapidly anytime soon. phillip, reena, back to you. >> thank you. federal investigators are trying to figure out why a panel door came off a passenger jet and fell on a golf course. as you might imagine, players playing an round on the golf course were stunned when they saw the 15 x 15 inch piece of metal swirling in the air and landing near them on the 7th hole. nobody on the ground or on board the plane was hurt. delta air lines is accused of using a not so friendly tactic to get passengers to spend more on upgrades. it's becoming more common for carriers to upsell, get
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passengers' attention with low fares and try to sell them upgrades. but a passenger rights group says delta is now trying to shame had traveler who's buy economy tickets on their website and warn them about everything that they're not getting such as seat assignments, refunds and also being last to board. that's not a good thing. >> airlines, airlines, airlines. all right. i know that you do not eat beef, reena, right? >> no, i'm not a big meat fan. >> you know aged beef is considered to be the really good stuff, the really delicious stuff. and there are some aged beef even you can love. >> i believe it. take a look at sammy the cow on a farm in indiana. she's more than 27 years old and as far as anyone knows, she's the oldest heifer in the u.s. she's given birth to 17 healthy calves. >> quite a life there. now she even has granddaughters on the farm there with her. sammy's owner said she believes her low stress, it's all about
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low stress and their free range operation is a huge factor in keeping her all they all these years. >> she should write a book or start an instagram account to help us deal with the stress. >> i'm sure there will be by the end of the day. >> pregnancy isn't a problem for her. she clearly has low stress at work. >> i'm wondering who keeps track of this oldest cow alive thing. you know, going around keeping tabs on that sort of thing. >> good luck to you, sammy. >> 27 years. >> that's a long time. >> what is that in cow years? >> coming up, embarrassment for a dancing cop in our latest episode of "this happened." >> millions of dollars of treasure found not far from a popular florida beach. the divers who discovered it. first the man who thought he had severe heartburn but it turned out to be a heart attack on the reality tv show that there was there to save a life.
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western mexico's colima volcano is spewing two huge plumes of ash into the air. the second one a mile and a half high. the volcano has been very active since early last month. a yellow alert is in effect. that means residents should be ready to evacuate. >> this sure looked like a disaster in rural maryland. check that out. cameras rolling when a violent explosion sent a ball of fire into the sky. the fire department was battling a fire in an amish barn when a diesel tank blew up. it took awhile for crews to control the flames but no one was hurt. >> that is incredible. they're very lucky there. wow. it's a question that plagues a lot of people. how can you tell the difference between if you're having heartburn or a heart attack? >> that's a serious question. a viewer watching abc's program
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"save my life" heard something about that and remembered it exactly when he needed most. ron claiborne has the story. >> reporter: the latest episode of abc's medical reality show, "save my life" told the story of manny couto, who was visiting his stepdaughter at a boston hospital when suddenly he felt what he thought was severe heartburn. it wasn't. >> your ekg tells us you're having a heart attack. >> oh, am i? >> yes. >> i'm dr. crose, the cardiologist who's going to take care of you. >> reporter: couto was rushed into surgery where dr. kevin crose and his team inserted a catheter to clear a triggered a heart attack at any >> the artery's wide open. it looks great. >> reporter: watching at home just like couto, he had indigestion. >> that was it, no question in especially after watching that show. >> reporter: the next morning, he went to brigham and women's hospital. diagnosis? he was having a heart attack. his doctor? dr. crose. >> i joked that i was glad that
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he saw the tv show because it got him to us in a way where we could hopefully minimize the damage to his heart and make him feel better. >> reporter: mower is feeling better. "save my life." ron claiborne, abc news, new york. >> watching tv. you. it is a serious subject because you never know when you're having a heart attack or what it could be. it really is a big problem there. sometimes a lot of guys feeling kind of macho about it and i'll be fine. bottom line is if you suspect it, go get it checked out immediately because it could be the real deal. no turning back after that. >> i was doing burpees at the gym today and i had massive indigestion. the thought did cross my mind. >> what are they? >> when you jump in the air and you go like this on the ground. they're the worst things in the world. >> squat thrusts is what we call them in texas. >> texas has a different name for burpees.
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>> you're there at the gym. >> apparently burpees did not give me a heart attack. i thought you were going to be alone tonight for a few minutes this afternoon. >> burning muscles are completely different than a heart attack. good to know you're at least on alert. >> i am on alert. coming up, a treasure trove. an incredible underwater discovery. >> who's found it after it had been in the ocean hundreds of years. you're watching "world news
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now." you know, as kids many of us dreamed of discoverying buried treasure. when we heard that items worth millions of dollars was found we figured it would be in a pretty remote location. >> how about right off a florida beach in about two feet of water. abc's david muir has more. >> off the coast of vero beach, florida, a group of divers sifting through the sand. striking gold. the water not even four feet deep. they keep searching under this yeef. they find even more. those gold coins from the remains of a ship that went down 300 years ago. nine of those coins called royals worth $300,000 each. one of the lead salvagers
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telling us what they usually find. >> we find a lot of modern garbage. fishing sinkers, beer cans. signs. >> the feeling this time -- >> you can't explain the feeling. it was 300 years ago to the day that we happened to find 300 gold coins. >> the second gold rush just this summer. in june, eric schmidt and his family finding 1 million in gold coins. and this newest discovery still sinking in. >> i felt like i was in a dream. it makes you think what else is out there. >> david muir, abc news, new york. >> yeah. what else is out there. >> metal detector finally getting put to good use. >> that's true. >> your home state of florida this keep 20% of whatever you find down there. >> we've got to help pay for the education. i hope that's where that money goes to. >> something else though. that is cool. >> it is pretty cool. apparently the diver who discovered the coins william bartlett wouldn't say how much his cut would be. he said i'm just a guy on a boat living the dream.
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it is that time again for a happened. with you. >> starting with the police officer asked if he could do the dance of the summer and then this happened. officer bryson caught dancing on security cam at a 711 in utah doing the whip, the nae nae. >> i was singing the song and i walked in the front door and they asked me if i had -- if i knew the dance. i was like i know the dance. so i did the dance. and told them not to record it and i forgot about the surveillance camera. >> yeah, you sure did, officer. the footage was shown to the officer's coworkers and promptly uploaded to the department's facebook page. >> ridicule will last until retirement. all right. continuing on now with some more eye popping store surveillance footage.
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a treasure trove of great video. a bottle falls, starts to roll off the counter till an employee comes out of nowhere to make a diving grab. not sure what was in the bottle. there it is. almost it's got to be alcohol in there, right? >> that is miraculous. >> waste not, want not. >> the like that. look how he did that. it must have been an expensive bottle. >> he had nice shoes on. slid right across. great job, buddy. >> moving on, a zoologist for the uk smooting for the bbc whale. he's ready to give up until this happened. >> you know they're here. you just jolly well can't find them. there is one. >> i told you. you jolly welk find them. timing is everything, old chap. don't you know? >> oh. what i an sense of humor that
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whale has. finally what happens when is a dutch town gets both a flea market and the circus? this might happen. this is bubba the elephant going for a stroll perhaps doing some shopping. the funny thing neither the elephant or the crowd seem to be worried about the situation. they're just chilling there. it's a normal thing. the trainer eventually caught up with bubba and ended the shopping spree. >> that could have been very, very tragic actually if the elephant was hungry, went on a ramp and, upset nobody was selling churros. >> everybody seems to be so chill. there's bubba again. hey, bubba. >> there he goes.
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else happened. this morning on "world news now," political battlegrounds. >> the war of words between donald trump and republican rival jeb bush in dueling town hall meetings last night. and more serious criticism for hillary clinton. firefighters killed. the developing story from the northwest where fires have gone from threatening to deadly. the unpredictable danger. from fame to shame. the subway sandwich spokesman pleading guilty to serious charges. new details about allegations of sex with an underage girl to child pornography and what's next for his marriage. and later stepping out. the professionals returning to the next season of "dancing with the stars." the dancers reveal their dream partners while keeping some big secrets. it's thursday, august 20th. from abc news, this is
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"world news now." good morning on this thursday. i'm phillip mena. >> i'm reena inan dueling town hall meetings in new hampshire last night. donald trump launching an attack on jeb bush calling him unelectable. >> just down the road at his town hall, bush called trump a democrat and criticized his plan to deport millions of undocumented immigrants. and hillary clinton facing tough new criticism as boz zi kanani reports. >> a visibly frustrated hillary clinton after more questions about her e-mail server. >> we turned over everything that was work related. >> among democratic voters a cnn poll has clinton dropping to 47%, a neier row lead over democratic contender bernie sanders at 29%. analysts say it's a sign the e-mail controversy may be taking a toll despite her repeated denials of any wrongdoing. on the republican side, the first indication that donald trump could be competitive in the general election.
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for the first time, the cnn poll finds trump within striking distance of hillary clinton just six points behind. ahead of his first town hall, trump of continued his tough talk on the issue that catapulted his campaign pressing stern immigration reform including revoking the citizenship of children of illegal immigrants born in the u.s. >> there's a very big question as to whether or not the 14th amendment actually covers this. >> his call for changing birth right citizenship now dividing the republican field. >> it would require a constitutional amendment which would take huge amounts of political will. i think we need to focus our political will on securing the border. >> reporter: in a new interview, donald trump says he's all in or all out in the race for the republican nomination and would not be willing to run for vice president. reena, phillip. >> thank you. we expect to learn much more about jimmy carter's health
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crisis when the former president speaks today in atlanta. it was days ago he revealed he had cancer and that the disease had spread throughout his body. the former president did not reveal what kind of cancer but his brother, father and two sisters all died of pancreatic cancer. a developing story from egypt. a large bomb has explode this had morning in cairo near a national security building. six people were hurt including a police officer. the blast tore off the front of the building. windows were shattered blocks away. glass was littering the streets. no claim of responsibility. devastating news from the wildfire zone. washington state. at least three firefighters battling a blaze in a remote part of north central washington have been killed. several others injured. one critically. the fast-moving fire was being punished by gusty winds at the time the firefighters were killed. one official called it "a hell storm." the fire forced the evacuation of several small towns. air tankers have been used
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to help contain a growing fire near liver more, california. the plumes of smoke seen from miles around. at least one building has been lost, others threatened. the liver more national lab is nearby but the flames are not moving toward it. new details about the explosion that leveled much of a motel 6 outside seattle. crews searching debris say they found no bodies. the blast could have been deadly and credit for that goes to the quick thinking motel manager. here's abc's brandi hitt. >> reporter: an entire section of this motel six in bremerton, washington, demolished in seconds. >> motel six, report of an explosion at your location. >> an explosion heard miles away ripped through the building tuesday night. bathtubs and other debris thrown from the motel. >> i saw everything else blow straight up and start raining down. >> reporter: employees and guests first reported a large natural gas leak. >> i was breathing that gas. i was, my room was completely full.
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>> reporter: but as manager tonya heins is being hailed a hero for pulling the fire alarm and evacuating the motel just minutes before the explosion. >> some of them may have children that are guests. i'm happy to see their little kids and see them all together. >> reporter: the blast threw first responders to the ground. two firefighters were hurt and a gas company worker trying to fix the leak was hospitalized with critical burns. >> when i watched the explosion, he was on that is retaining wall. and when it exploded, he disappeared. our prayers go out to his family. it could have been worse. >> among the 65 guests, two men remain unaccounted for. but after sifting through the rubble twice, firefighters found no one buried and they believe the men weren't in the building at the time of the explosion. one quarter of that motel is now gone. police are treating this explosion as a criminal investigation until evidence problems otherwise.
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brandi hitt, abc news, los angeles. oscar pistorius is released from prison has been put on hold by south african officials. the athlete was supposed to be freed tomorrow but the release has now been sent back to the parole board for a new hearing because of a procedural error. that hearing is unlikely to take place before tomorrow. a plan an caused of threatening to blow up the statue of liberty in april has been arrested in lubbock, texas. the bomb threat turned out to be a hoax. more than 3,000 tourists had to be haven'ted from the island. prosecutors say jason smith made the call from his ipad using the name of one of the conspirators of the 1993 world trade center bombing. smith is also accused of threatening to attack times square and kill police. now to the charges against subway spokesman jared foeg.the man at the center of one of the most success it will add campaigns will soon be heading
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to prison for preying on young girls. his wife filing for divorce. >> reporter: the subway pitchman had nothing to say. escorted by police, pushing through a swarm of cameras. after facing underage sex and child porn charges in court. his attorney saying jared fogle will plead guilty in a deal that will put him behind bars 5 to 12 years. and fogle will pay as many as 14 victims $100,000 each in restitution. >> he will fully and completely acknowledge his responsibility for his wrongdoing. >> reporter: court documents say that from 2007 to june of this year, fogle used the internet to allegedly arrange and travel to new york city to meet up with underage girls, and received and distributed child porn. the executive director of fogle's anti-obesity charity was arrested in april. he's accused of sending fogle secret recordings of as many as a dozen young victims. he has not entered a plea. in a statement fogel's wich saying she is shocks and
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disappointed and seeking dissolution of the marriage. the judge had fogel fitted with a gps monitoring device as he awaits his next court date. subway which had already ended the relationship with fogel in a tweet calling his actionsive excusable. alex perez, abc news, indianapolis. a possible interest rate hike was one of the reasons for a selloff on wall street. evidence from the most recent federal reserve meeting indicates a hike in rates could come as early as next month. but a hike could put off because some federal officials also seem concerned about some economic factors. all of that and the dropping price of oil hit all the major averages. the dow losing 162 points. apple stores across the country getting a makeover as ipod sales dip, they'll be moved to the side with headphones and accessories. one a hot seller. they're no longer in the middle of the store, mac books and computers. starting next wednesday gone are the ipad smart signs making room for more sample products. all right.
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last week, we told you about wheaties beer. now something a bit darker >> for a second year in a row, a brewery in colorado is making what's called seriously count chock cue la beer. full boxes of the general mills cereal go straight into the vats. can you believe that? >> last year the brewery bought out all of the count chock cue la cereal in a couple supermarkets to make the brew. that upset some people. this year general mills delivered the cereal straight to the brewery so everyone can have their cereal and beer if that's what they want. you do not take count chock cue la from the shelves is unless you want a revolt on your hands. >> i think that's blas fas mus. >> what do you think that's going to taste like? chocolate beer? >> thereby strange combinations. i like my chock cue la with almond milk. is that a weird combination. >> not as weird as throwing beer in there to replace the milk. >> there you go.
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>> i'm sure it's good though. >> maybe we'll try it. >> i will try it. coming up "the mix," would you stick 288 pencils in your hair? we'll show you a guy who did just that. >> a professional returning to the stage of "dancing with the stars." big surprises for the new season while the dancers are keeping some big secrets. caught on camera, a frightening scene for a family returning from vacation. intruders and gunshots in the house. find out who is being called a hero. >> remember, we are always posting behind the scenes pics on instagram, abcwnn. you're watching "world news
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well, surveillance cameras were rolling whether he that man in a red pickup truck pulled up to a 1200 pound atm, attached a chain. he yanked it away. but after all that effort, the thief didn't get one red cent. he dumped the machine by the side of the road where police later recovered it. the search is on for the suspect. after deadly incidents at movie theaters around the country, a theater chain has started random inspections of bags and backpacks. without saying what's behind the new policy, regal entertainment group says it's acting to ensure the safety of guests and employees. it admits its policy is an inconvenience believing cinema customers won't mind if it means better security. now to atlanta where police are seeking the public's help to find four teenagers accused of a violent home invasion last sunday.
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>> the attack left a husband and father with gunshot wounds and has a neighborhood on edge. details now from abc's mara schiavocampo. >> reporter: atlanta police searching for this suspect and three accomplices seen in this surveillance video after a terrifying attack on a family. >> we're being robbed at gunpoint. >> reporter: they were just returning home from vacation sunday when mike lash was approached outside by teens, demanding to get into the house. >> he said, i can't let you, because my wife and my two children are in there. >> reporter: as mike struggled with the men, wife whitney calmly called for help. >> i just ran outside with my baby. there's a black young man at the front door. he just pulled a gun on my husband. >> reporter: but before police could respond -- >> go ahead and get the officers. you heard a shot being fired? hello, ma'am? >> my baby! >> reporter: mike shot in the leg and foot. the gunman even firing at whitney as she ran from the home.
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mike is recovering from emergency surgery and the ordeal. mara schiavocampo, abc news, new york. >> what a frightening situation. i always wonder how i would react, what you would do. they acted quickly. crime stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for any details that could lead to arrest and conviction. >> you're right. that is be's biggest nightmare. that's why you see a lot of people arm themselves. you never think someone is going to come into your home while you're there. time and time again we continue to see that. at least of survived. he is recovering although he has suffered some serious nerve damage. still got a long way to go for recovery. but wishing the best for him. coming up in our next half hour, helping kids beat stress. millions of kids heading back to school, anxiety is at a yearly high. how to help kids stay happy and healthy. >> but first, dancing days with here again.
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and the pros who will compete on this season of dancing with the stars is revealed. find out who will be heating up the ballroom including which fan favorite will be returning to the show. you're watching "world news now." my name is amanda and i smoked while i was pregnant. my baby was born two months early and weighed only three pounds. this is the view i had of her in the nicu. my tip to you is speak into the opening so your baby can hear you better. you can quit. talk with your doctor. for more help call 1-866-ny-quits
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>> oh, that music can only mean one thing. breakout your spandex and your heels, shine them up. "dancing with the stars" getting ready for an all new season. >> the cast of celebrities has not yet been decided upon. however we do know which pros will be back to lead them onto the dance floor. abc's abby boudreau reports too. >> reporter: they're back. a sneak peek at some of this season's pro dancers. >> okay, let's go. wow. my gosh. >> leading up to "dancing with the stars" season 21. they're hitting the studio rehearsing the show's opening number for the first time. >> the first day of school. >> derek, whitney, peta, val, artem, mark, allison, shar na, and one big surprise. >> hi. >> hi. >> you're back. >> i am back. >> fan favorite karina smir negative. >> fans miss you. >> i couldn't tell them i am
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coming back because i couldn't let the cat out of the bag but the cat is here senator defending champ ca val chmerkovskiy is also back. >> i want to do it again. >> val and cast mate artem more than ready to meet their new celebrity partners. >> we're kind of known to be the heartthrobs of the show and you know, we sexy seductive. >> if you don't say so yourself. >> if i may say so myself. but the truth is i'm not going to shy away from the fact that i love my parents, every single partner i have i love them unconditionally. >> i an closely guarded secret. >> they keep us in the dark more than anybody else. >> which celebrities will grace the ballroom. >> i know one person that i can tell you. >> i'll beat him up later and get it out of him. >> the dancers not shy about revealing their dream partners. >> zac efron. >> really? >> zack, you want to dance? >> i love it! >> i know that ryan gosling is a dancer. so i mean, the girl can hope. >> shakira.
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>> john stamos. >> terry cruz. >> an hugh jackman. >> i even got my own private dance lesson. >> we're going to teach you. >> val and artem teach me the salsa. am i the luckiest woman alive? abbie boudreau abc news, los angeles. >> look at abbie. her little baby belly or baby bump and getting the salsa on. i love that. >> i have an embarrassing admission. i have yet to see "dancing with the stars." so i know i know. >> no, you don't know what you're missing. >> you got to let me know. tell me what i'm missing out. >> dance partner. >> you know your salsa. you always lead. now you got to work on your "dancing with the stars." >> it certainly looks intriguing. everybody is always talking about it. so i need to catch up. >>. other big news, len goodman is decided he's not going to be returning and focusing on the british version of the show and he has a new grandson. that is big, big news. >> sure is.
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and now it's time for "the mix." there is a channel on youtube that has even rolling stones saying it's like the must follow channel for the presidential elections because a bad lip reading. you got to collect this out. it's from the republican debates from earlier this month. >> whatever, look, it's a thing the tuna melt does to me. >> carson. >> ah. >> what you working on? >> a puzzle. oh. i don't know how to do this actually. >> we can move on. you're not missing any playtime. >> america. >> governor bush. >> what? >> okay. so obviously, this is a group that uses overdubbing over the actual event, and it makes republican candidates sing
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songs, gives each other dirty looks. it's a big hit. more than 4 million people are subscribing to this channel. >> it's hilarious. they also do a football version that have, too. it's great. we didn't want to talk over it because it's that funny. let's move on now to world records. >> okay. >> there are all sorts of world records for all sorts of crazy things. there's not one yet for this. there is a young man who sticks pencils in his hair. 288 pencils he's sticking into his hair. we are spaeding ingspieding it up for you. >> did he break a world record? >> it's never been done. there's know real precedent for him. >> that's his real hair. >> a beautiful head of hair actually. what i think is the university of texas is not giving him enough class work clearly. >> maybe he's super smart and this is what he does with all the extra energy and time. >> it's possible.
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he looks like a basement he's living in. i do not want to -- and there's his mom in the back helping out. really proud. she helps him. >> mom's involved too. >> exactly. where is the meat loaf, mom? >> speaking of students too, lots of cool cats going back to school. there's one cool cat that actually got an idea. this is in san jose, california. it's bubba. he doesn't have to raise his paw in class. he's allowed to freely roam the halls during class. and he's beloved over there at this high school. and you see him everywhere. he's sitting in class. he's got the lay of the land of this high school. allowed to do anything, including his own locker. >> they've got their own mascot. in the new york city, it is infamous for small apartments. check this out. nothing smaller than this. 100 square feet. tiniest apartment ever. >> how much is
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this morning on "world news now," major developments from the northwest where the forest fires have gone from a dangerous threat to deadly. the firefighters killed in what's being called a hell storm. >> not again, the florida sinkhole that took a man's life two years ago has opened despite repairs. what is happening? new this half hour, a life-threatening hazard for golfers. >> they were playing golf when part of an airline jet fell from the sky heading right their way. their anger and relief. and later in "the skinny," your chance to own movie history. the house where "silence of the lambs" took place now on the market. should you make a killer offer? it's thursday it, august 20th. from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning. i'm reena ninan. >> i'm phillip mena. let's get right to that developing story from the
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northwest. firefighters killed battling a fast-moving blaze in north central washington state. >> three firefighters died near the small town of twisp where evacuate because of flames. >> air tankers have been used in spreading. it is being pushed by strong winds. the situation has forced local officials to call in black hawk helicopters to help and the national guard. >> past ten hours we're up here. it's hot, you know, i got new boots yesterday. we're breaking them in. getting blisters on our heels. >> from our place up, they've kept it up out of the houses and up into the forest and they've got it into -- i think they've got a pretty good line dug up there now. >> further south, a complex of fires is still threatening the resort town of chelan, washington. more than 1,000 firefighters are on the lines there. air tankers have also been called to help contain a growing
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fire near livermore, california. at least one building has been lost. othered threatened. nearby. toward it. today conditions are expected to get worst in the fire zone. here's accuweather's justin pavek with the latest. good morning to you. >> thanks and good morning to you. we're off to a dry start. it's going to be a scorcher of an afternoon in the northwest. bad news because we have an ongoing fire situation, gusty winds will enhance the threat for high fire danger over the course of the next 12 to 24 hours. something we'll closely monitor. the northeast it's the opposite. soaking showers, gusty thunderstorms here and huge travel delays expected from philadelphia to our nation's capital. phillip and reena, back to you. >> justin, thank you. fire crews and cadaver dogs searching the rubble of that blown apart motel near seattle. confirmed they have found no bodies. they say the only reason dozens of motel guests weren't killed or injured, the quick thinking manager who sounded the alarm and made sure everyone
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evacuated. she says she learned long ago, when in doubt, get out. >> some of them may have children that are guests and they're just happy to see their little kids and see them all together. >> about ten people were staying in the section of the motel destroyed by the blast. police are looking at the surveillance videos following up on reports that someone may have accidentally damaged a gas line behind the building. >> one body has been recovered at the site of that landslide in alaska. two more people are still missing after they were engulfed in the slide while working on a house. two of the victims were house painters and brothers. the other a sitka city official. search is dangerous because of thick mud and the threat of more land sides in this very area. deputies near tampa are keeping an eye on a sinkhole this morning trying to make sure it doesn't grow larger. that sinkhole opened up in the same spot where a man died in 2013 after the earth gave way underneath his house. abc's steve osunsami reports.
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>> reporter: florida authorities are trying to calm the nerves of frightened neighbors. >> what happened today is exactly what was designed to happen. so there's no danger. >> reporter: but it's still frighteningly large. now 17 feet wide and 20 feet deep, and it was supposed to be repaired. the body of 37-year-old jeffrey bush was never recovered from the hole here two years ago. his family here again. >> i didn't get to say good-bye to him. >> reporter: sinkholes and former sinkholes are a part of life in florida. about 30 miles away, we saw them using more than ten trucks of sand to fill a 90-foot-wide hole that destroyed a pool and two homes. and look at the same spot today. the property is now for sale. and the realtor says it's probably the safest land you can buy in florida. the county blames this one on recent heavy rains. steve osunsami, abc news, atlanta. another fatal police shooting has started a new round of protests in st. louis. police shot and killed a young black suspect yesterday while serving a search warrant at a
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home. but this time, they say the 18-year-old pointed a gun at them. they also seized three other guns and crack cocaine. demonstrators chanted "black lives matter." the rallying call sparked by the death of michael brown in nearby ferguson. former subway pitchman jared fogle faces more than 12 years in prison as he prepares to plead guilty to engaging in sex with minors and child pornography. investigators say he traveled to new york for sex with underage girls and received and distributed child important -- porn. he has agreed to pay as many as 14 victims $100,000 each in restitution. >> fame and fortune will not protect you from attacking those most vulnerable in our communities. >> he will completely acknowledge his responsibility for his wrongdoing. >> fogel was released on home detention and ordered to wear a gps monitoring device. his wife announced that she is filing for divorce. subway released a statement calling the former spokesman's actions inexcusable.
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to politics now and a war of words between two republican rivals in new hampshire. speaking at a town hall meeting, donald trump dismissed jeb bush as unelectable and low energy. trump scheduled the event to compete with a town hall hosted by bush just a few miles away. >> mr. trump doesn't have a proven conservative record. he was a democrat longer in the republican. >> i think jeb bush is totally out of touch on women's health i mean totally. >> trump bragged about the wall he wants to build along the mexican border saying it would look good and keep people out. trump said the wall would pay for itself in a year because all of the money the government would save. we're learning more about the two women who are the first to complete the grueling training to be army rangers. captain kristen griest from connecticut is a military police officer who served in afghanistan and 1st lt. shaye haver is from texas. an attack helicopter pilot, both
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are west point graduates. they'll be among the 96 soldiers graduating tomorrow. a big congratulations to knocking down a major barrier in the army. ditto. the federal jounl presiding over tom brady's deflategate suspension court fight says he hopes to rule in the case by september 4th. that's just six days before brady and the patriots open the defense of their super bowl title. brady and nfl commissioner roger goodell were not in court for yesterday's hearing at which the judge again pushed both sides to settle. he even warned the league's lawyers that there is legal precedent for judges to throw out penalties issued by arbiters. and here's something you might never have thought you'd see. former boxing champ roy jones junior meeting with russian president vladimir putin. jones was asking putin for russian citizenship because he says it's easier to do business in russia that way. putin reportedly told the boxer turned rapper it's no problem if jones intends to live in russia
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most of the time. spain is really known for really great big summer get togethers. the messy and disgusting annual there's the running of the bulls. can't forget that one. >> in pamplona. here is another one. the annual human towers festival miles south of barcelona. thousands of people packing the town's main square watching an the teams form those towers which are known as castles. >> and one team stacked nine people on top of each other. they make it look so easy. the tradition of castles started in the region way back in the 18th century. every time i see these kind of videos i think of the i love lucy episode where she kept stomping on all the grapes. i don't know if it's the shirt color that reminded me. >> that looks extremely dangerous. they have a pretty organized way to get up and down there. it's a great display of organization. some wearing helmets. probably cheerleaders well versed in the pyramid process i'm sure. >> that's probably a good point.
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didn't realize there were lots of cheerleaders out there. >> for the pyramids. they're good at climbing up there. at least have no fear. it's like kids up there though. coming up in "the skinny," breaking news about kelly clarkson and it's personal. >> also ahead, an the trend for trendy men. the hipster hairdo called the man bun. why it's so popular and is it right for you? >> i could see you sporting one. first anxiety for kids this time of year. expert advice on helping school kids handle the stress and avoid getting sick. you're watching "world news now." "world news now" weather, brought to you by colonial penn life insurance. brought to you by colonial penn life insurance. >> i'm alex trebek. if you're age 50 to 85, this is an important message. so please, write down the number on your screen. the lock i want to talk to you about isn't the one on your door. it's a rate lock
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so this, so this, folks, is a panel door from a passenger jet that plunged on to a north carolina golf course. it came from an american airlines flight about to land in charlotte. the 15 x 15 inch part landed on the 7th hole not far from where some golfers were playing around. >> just trolling around in the air. falling to the ground. >> i mean, that could have killed one of us. >> but the good news is no one on the plane or the ground was injured. american airlines claims the panel door came from a nonpressurized area and it posed no safety issue for passengers. federal investigators are looking into why it fell down. from our health headlines, a new study suggests that overworking can kill you. that's according to new research from london. doctors discovered workers who put in 55 hours a week increased their risk of having a stroke by one-third and the risk of heart attack went up by 13%. researchers say those who work
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too much are more likely to drink too much and skip those workouts. that's about right. >> i'm taking tomorrow off. >> great excuse to do that. but we're all overworked. that's the culture now. >> you can handle the show tomorrow, right, by yourself? >> see what we can do. turning now to stress in children. surveys show kids' anxieties increased over the past five decades and it intensifies this time of year. >> heading back to school is not easy for many kids. abc's mara schiavocampo shows us what parents should look out for. >> reporter: headaches, stomach aches an, even trips to the emergency room. these are some of the symptoms of stress exhibited by kids as young as age 5. >> stress and anxiety is one of the biggest struggles that our children and youth are facing. >> michele is the author of "generations stressed." she's seen a steady uptick in the number of stressed out kids, the stress often peaking when
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kids head back to school. >> the anticipation and not knowing what to expect, all that anticipatory anxiety can really be upsetting to them. >> according to a study conducted over the course of five years by nationwide children's hospital, kids' trips to the emergency rooms for complaints regarding headaches jumped 31% in the fall. 7-year-old hannah of arlington, texas, knows all about school-related stress. >> i get headaches. i get the feeling that i'm going to throw up. >> reporter: hannah's mom carrie says the stress became more pronounced a few days before school started this year. >> the routine and the schedule and going back and the transition, that does produce some anxiety. >> reporter: while every kid is different, experts recommend trying these tips. encourage your kids to put down the ipad and get up and exercise.
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use active listening, stay empathetic and repeat what your child says to ensure you understand them correctly and create a worry wall in your home where kids can add their worries on post it notes to avoid internalizing their stress. >> what really seems to help the most is just talking to her, reassuring her that we're here for her. we love her. no matter what happens. >> when i get worried, i talk to my mom. >> mara schiavocampo, abc news, new york. yeah, adults. we always think about adults being stressed out. never really take time to think about how much the kids, they're stressed out, too. >> it is true. i just started reading to my son "monkey doesn't want to go to kindergarten." it's a good book. my husband is why are you reading that to him? he's excited to go to. sometimes it helps. >> so the monkey didn't want to school? >> at the end he came to terms that it was good. >> happy ending. when we come back, not one but two real life battles for
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after this from our abc skinny, so skinny okay. we start with breaking news. kelly clarkson is pregnant again. >> she announced late last night
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in the middle of her concert in los angeles. getting emotional while performing. >> and clarkson revealed that the news to her fans that this will be her second child for both her and her husband brandon blackstock. congratulations to them. >> switching gears now to shannen doherty. she revealed she has breast cancer. she says she could have caught it sooner if it weren't for a mistake that she's now suing over. >> she rose to fame in the hit show from the '90s "beverly hills 90210 playing brenda and starred in the show "charmed." according to legal documents obtained tmz she is suing her former business manager for failing to pay insurance premiums which led to a lapses in coverage. >> she claims her cancer is more advanced now than it would have been had she been able to get a checkup or cancer screening. turning now to a co-star of doherty's from the years, brian austin green.
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he's perhaps known better these days as mr. megan fox. according to "us weekly," not anymore. the magazine reports they separated. >> fox and green have been together for 11 years. and five of those they were married. they have two young children. >> they met when fox was 18. they were engaged once before, then splitting up. green reproposed and they were finally married. i hate hollywood breakup stories especially when they're good looking people. >> when they're good looking people, neither of them are going to have much trouble getting right back out there. >> you're not crying over this one. >> it's sad it's a family now broken up, obviously, they're people. but again, because they're so pretty, you know -- >> they're on the market. >> exactly, exactly. not lost on a lot of people for sure. next, a famous house from a frightening movie is now for sale. home of buffalo bill from home of buffalo bill from the silence of the lambs" movie is on the market. it was the setting for really scary scenes involving one of the film's two psychopaths and, of course, jodie foster's
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character. >> i don't know why you'd want it. it kind of freaks me out a little bit. but this western pennsylvania victorian is listed for $300,000. you get three bedrooms, one full bath and a pool house made from a caboose. >> and a lifetime of nightmares too. >> i did not think of that. i wonder if that's on the marketing brochure. >> it's all in there. but what it doesn't have is the infamous basement where bill tortured his victims. >> those scenes were filmed on a separate set. the owner said they were eating dinner one night when a producer knocked on their door and the rest is history. the film went on to be the best picture at the oscars that year. and finally, "straight outta compton" winning big at the box office last week and the movie inspiring another group, that's right, the muppets. >> this mashup fearings fozzie bear, kermit and others and audio of nwa's "express yourself." again and again and again, watch your brother with no
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finally this half hour, we explore a hotly debated hairstyle. the man bun. some love it, others loath it, but either way, america seems to be fascinated by it. >> but to get the look, it's going to take work. here's abc's abbie boudreau. >> reporter: a hair-raising trend that's got tinseltown tied up in a bun. a man bun. >> you can see it in hollywood now in actors like leonardo dicaprio. chris hemsworth. even david beckham has been rocking it. >> reporter: no longer just for girls, now guys are loving them too. >> i think a lot of women and girlfriends are saying i want my guy to be rocking a man bun. it's kind of cool and kind of
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hot. >> editor-in-chief of yahoo! style jose says it's a look most men can pull off. >> is there a way to mess this thing up? >> there's a fine line. if it's too messy it's sloppy. if it's too done, it's like a red carpet hairdo. >> in search of a perfect gun, meet j.d., hoping for that orlando bloom look. clint inspired by jake gyllenhaal's half bun and kurt, channeling his inner jared leto. >> how long have you been growing it out? >> two years. my hair gross really slow. it's been kind of annoying. >> do you call it a man bun? >> guilty. yeah. >> we're seeing it everywhere. >> yes, you see it on the streets and the runways. >> master stylist lindsay adair transforming their long locks into modern buns. >> create the knot. there you are. >> at spoke & wheel in west hollywood. >> what do you think? >> i think it's exactly what i was going for every time. >> but you'll need more than just the bun. >> he's got that facial hair going on. >> it's the whole look.
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>> maybe we'll just try a classic shirt like that. all that. >> after a quick change. >> come on in. >> oh, wow. >> see? >> yes. >> and it all works. >> from everyday hipsters to hollywood trendsetter. abbie boudreau, abc news, los angeles. >> those guys look great. i mean, i wasn't into it at first but now kind of you can rock it low bun or high bun and you prefer the high bun. look at you. i didn't realize you sported this look. >> i have always wondered what that would look like. wow. >> bk and jack approve. are you guys going to get one too? >> yeah. >> oh, no. >> that's awesome. more photoshop coming up. >> that's the news for this half hour. this is abc's "world news now," informing insomniacs for two
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