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making news in america this morning -- armed occupation. a militia taking over a government facility. the morning, the the fbi is getting involved. extreme weather, the west coast preparing for the worst, as a storm sweeps in off the pacific. bringing several days of rain. plus, a cleanup under way after historic flooding from the swollen mississippi river. breaking overnight, stocks plunging overseas. trading brought to a halt. why the mass i have plunge and what it means for wall street and your money on the first trading day of 2016. and going viral. feeling the frustration and his helmet.
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the embarrassing moment for an nfl player. happy new year, everybody. good monday morning. i'm kayna whitworth. >> and i'm kendis gibson. we're going to start on the west coast. several buildings at a national wild life refuge in a remote part of oregon. the fbi is now the lead government agency in the case. >> the bureau says this ing investigation is being done with authorities. >> reporter: armed militia members man a tower. this wild life refuge has become a symbol. >> this refuge here is rightfully own bid the people. the principles are based on the united states. >> reporter: ammon bundy says
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potentially preparing for siege-like conditions. the fbi has taken over. tensions are running high. >> it's sort of frightening when there's people making threats and -- people touting guns. >> people are afraid. >> it's the duty of the people to put that government back many place. >> reporter: bundy, along with his father, cliven, were in the fight with the government two years ago. this started with the sentencing of two local ranchers for setting fire on local land. government officials are calling for the men to serve out their five-year sentence. >> to think that there's this many people -- showing up. hope to see in five years.
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millions bracing for what could be a full week of rain in the west. >> the first of a series of strong storms moving in. there will be rain from san francisco to san diego. and the storm's fueled by el nino. >> and there are also worries about landslides, flooding, and other disasters. brush fires have left hillsides unable to absorb the runoff. officials are getting the homeless off the streets. >> be prepared. this storm is real and it's coming. last el nino, the big storm that happened 18 years ago, we lost about 14 people and had billions of dollars of damage. we're determined to get out in front of this. >> this year's el nino is expected to be one of the most powerful ones ever. expected tomorrow. in addition on the rain, forecasters are calling for high winds and high surf. in the midwest, last week's
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historic flood waters moving down the mississippi, after killing more than two dozen people further up the river. the flooding has left its mark turning neighborhoods into islands. some homes can only be reached by boat after a levee breached. the mississippi half a foot beyond flood stage in memphis. one person injured in an accident at chicago's o'hare airport. sunday narkd final day of the busy travel season. a powerful earthquake struck parts of india before dawn. the 6.7 quake was centered in a remote area in the country's northeast. it also shook neighboring ing ing
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the toll is expektd to rise. iranian diplomats have a few more hours to leave saudi arabia. the saudis have severed diplomatic relations. the latest in the confrontation rocking the the middle east. more from alex marquardt. >> reporter: tear gas filled the air. outside a saudi arabian consulate in iran, as a mob stormed and torched this embassy embassy. protests spreading around the world. the angry chants and flag-burning. shiite muslims outraged at the execution by saudi arabia of a prominent cleric, nimr al nimr, who was tried on terrorism charges in the unforgiving sunni kingdom. the deep global division could gt worse.
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make a broken, angry, and dysfunctional middle east even more broken, angry, and dysfunctional. >> reporter: iran, seen as the world leader of shiites, warned that divine revenge will be faced. the royal family accused of mistreating saudi shiites. human rights groups criticized the cleric's arrest and trial. he was executed alongside 46 others, most of them accused al qaeda militants. returning focus to the country and to the race for the white house. there will be a new face on the campaign trail starting today. hillary clinton unleashes what she calls her secret weapon, her husband bill. a they'll campaign just a fuel miles from donald trump. the gloves are coming off between the two front-runners.
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>> that's one of the reasons i get so frustrated with some of what i hear the republicans saying. it's so negative. it's so insulting. you can't make america great again if you insult and demean the people of america. >> trump are harsh words for bill clinton. called him a degenerate who failed to help his wife win the nomination eight years ago. meantime, trump launches his first ad later today. it shows immigrants crossinging the border. trump thundering his promise to make the country great again. he's promised to spend at least $2 million a week in ads in the runup to the first primaries on february 1st. president obama back from vacation. ready to announce executive actions on gun control. today, he's meeting with the attorney general to review proposals.
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he's ekts theed to expand background checks for gun buy prps several republican candidates are criticizing the plans and gun rights advocates say they'll challenge the president's orders. 32 days later, part of the site of the deadly terror attack in san bernardino reopens today. more than 600 employees return to work. the conference building remains closed indefinitely. the victims of the december 2nd shooting will be honored today. breaking overnight, stock markets suspended oversay eas after a major selloff. the boy scouts credited with saving their leader when a bear attacked. talking about their quick thinking for the first time. plus, costly download. a dad in shock. and not smiling after his son
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breaking overnight, stock markets taking a hit. and that could impact your money. stocks plunged so much on the main chinese stork market this morning that all trading was halted. the chinese selloff was triggered by worries about manufacturing and the middle east situation. european markets dropping this morning. u.s. stock futures are off less than 2% right now. also, blame being thrown around as "the boston globe" is hit with major delivery issues. as many as 100 different zip codes are affected. so a lot of the paper's
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reporters, editors, photographers, did double duty over the weekend. assembling and delivering the the sunday "globe" that some people never got. the paper changed delivery companies last week. they're still hiring drivers. volkswagen diesel owners can expect a little something this their mailbox soon. recall notices are set to go out soon. software installed on millions of vehicles worldwide, half a million here in the u.s., reported false emissions result. tarnished. this could be another good gasoline-driven car. prices are expected to remain low. dropping maybe another dime in the next few weeks and then rising again for the summer. aaa doesn't expect the national average to go above $3 a gallon.
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california for a few days. with snow in higher elevations. snow showers around the great lakes. otherwise, good driving once you get the car started. >> skapg off the windows. if you're flying, airport delays likeliest in los angeles, san francisco, and phoenix. also this morning, we're hearing for the first time from a couple of boy scouts. leader. he was being attacked by a bear. >> it was a frightening attack. frankie and vincent were part of a small group hiking in new jersey a few weeks ago. their leader was near a cave when a black bear grabbed him by the leg and pulled him inside. >> at first i thought he was joking. i heard the bear. i heard him call 911. >> the main thing to do was just to stay calm. >> that, they did. they called for help and lit a signal fire to make it easier to be found in the woods. frankie said he felt like a hero because they saved their
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his recovery from that attack continues. federal investigators might launch another search for massive cargo ship that sank in october. authorities released several images of "the el faro." it sank near the bahamas. remains of people on board never found. authorities are still hoping to find the data recorder. bill cosby's wife is being forced to testify in a defamation lawsuit this week. ka camille cosby tried to keep from testifying. in the lawsuit, seven women accused the comedian of drugging and sexually assaulting them years ago. the cosbys have been married more than 52 years. r&b singer chris brown facing charges of assault and battery.
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a woman alleges brown punched her after she tried the take a photo of him. he denies the allegation. he was released from felony probation last year more than six yours after taking then girlfriend rihanna. the next jackpot on the powerball will be wednesday and about $400 million. that will put it in the top ten of powerball jackpots. saturday night, someone in pennsylvania won a mere $2 million. three other tickets were good for $1 million a piece. >> one way to get your finances straight for the new year. the nfl regular season is in the books. now time for coaching staffs to be replaced. and then there are the playoffs as well. >> the chiefs taken to texans and the steelers take on the bengals. then sunday, the saw haux visit the vikings and packers visit the redskins. good morning.
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>> good morning to you as well. jay harris, john anderson. busy sunday in the nfl. playoffs are set. >> we're trying to get people up, not put them back to sleep, right? >> oh, sorry. >> let's show you nfl football. the chargers and the broncos. denver trailing 13-7 in the third. when they say brock osweiler, you go to the sideline. peyton manning, you come in for the first time in six weeks and throw a pass to virgil green. 69 yards through the air. what he did well, happenedoff. ronnie hillman, a hall of fame handoff. manning is back and the broncos are the number one seed in the afc with a 27-20 win. ben roethlisberger and the steelers visiting the browns. they want to play in the post season. they need help. deangelo williams with the handoff. he's down. he ain't getting up. he's in some pain. john hughes iui lands right on top of his leg. williams will be carted off.
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right ankle injury. fourth quarter. big ben. rolling left. markus wheaton. touchdown. steelers win, 28-12. and thanks for the help they got from the bills, theyed a have aens to the post season. >> that is a good morning, america. >> thanks, fellas. >> i'm glad they woke up finally. >> finally. um next in "the pulse." feeling the force and dominating the box office. squt "star wars" on the verge of a new record. and the itunes bill for his dad's ipad. of irregular heartbeat not caused by a heart valve problem. r but i won't accept is getting out there with less than my best. p so if i can go for something better than warfarin, i will. eliquis reduced the risk of stroke better than warfarin, plus it had significantly less major bleeding than warfarin. eliquis had both. that really
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give extra. get extra. pdave, i'm sorry to interrupt. i gotta take a sick day tomorrow. dads don't take sick days, dads take nyquil severe the nighttime, sniffling, sneezing, coughing, aching, fever, best sleep with a cold, medicine. hey, welcome back, everybody. time to check "the pulse." with squt star wars" shattering more and more records.
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up the box office charts. today, it's expected to beat "avatar" as the top-grossing film in history. >> the film from abc's parent company has earned $760 million domestically. it will get a shot in the arm next week when it premiers in china. >> it will be a lot of fun. there's a dad in england. a bit of a shock thanks to an itunes bill. >> yeah, it seems his 7-year-old son racked up nearly $6,000 in charges that's after playing the jurassic world video game for just six days. he didn't realize -- >> it's crazy. >> he didn't realize his crafty son knew his pass code. he wasn't aware of the charges until his credit card was denied while shopping. apple, thankfully, agrees to refound the amount. and reminding parents about putting parental controls on their devices.
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and that photo sums up that hey, kid, you're in trouble. this was. >> exactly. there are plenty of ways nfl player get themselves recognized in a game. the kicker for the buffalo bills came up with a new way yesterday unfortunately h for him. >> dan carpenter missed an extra point that would have made it 14-0, buffalo, against the jets. he comes off the field, slams his helt met. >> what did he do? doink. >> popping right back up and hit him in the face. >> he then hit three field goals. buffalo is used to having problems with the kirks. >> yeah, the bills mafia. >> the kickers? >> kickers are people, too. you're supposed to stick up for them. but not this guy. >> even in buffalo. he handled it well. that parent in england handled it well. all good all around. >> you're just doling out the accolades.
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feed the good. checking our top stories this morning, the fbi is keeping tabs on a militia group that's taken over buildings at a wild life refuge in oregon. the seizure is linked to a dispute between ranchers and the the government. president obama is back from today, he's meeting with the attorney general to review proposals. he's expected to expand background checks for gun buyers. california readying themselves for a week's worth of strong storms. high surf, strong winds, mudslides in the work. rain along most of the west coast. lakes. midwest. and finally, one of the most independent mat and revealing
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hit the air waves. >> it comes from a pair of working class comedians. sara haines has a preview. >> reporter: prince charles as never seen before in a new documentary set to premier on british tv. in "when ant and deck met the prince" 40 years of the prince's trust, he oppose up about his daily life as a future king and a grandfather. it's quite revealing. >> there's though napty changing? >> in a pinch, i could. it's nice having a granddaughter. >> i bet it is. >> somebody to keep an eye on me when i'm to thorring about. >> reporter: princes harry and william speak out about palace life if the candid documentary. uncle harry joking about who really runs ken sington palace. little george.
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saying it's the 2-year-old heir's giant playground. he can always hear the wheels of the there's aic tractors that george loves to play on. william and harry open up about the lessons of family, fatherhood, and friendship. >> it's a credit that he's managed to keep going. it can't be easy to have take son many knox over the years and you keep going and fighting as much as he as. >> reporter: among the many titles, the two princes prefer pa for the man who has always been there for him. >> you can ring him up and say, i'm in a bit of a pickle. or better, you can offload stuff. >> reporter: sara haines, abc news, new york. >> and the documentary airs tonight overseas on itv. >> i love that. i bet it's neat for them to be able to talk thasht father that way. by the way, today on "good morning america," another sort of royalty. miss universe will be there talking about the controversy. >> oh, my. that's what's making news in

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