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poots. this morning on this morning on "world news now," violence breaking out at a donald trump rally. protesters throwing objects and punches, attacking trump supporters. we'll have a full report from the scene ahead. the cause of death has been determined in the sudden death of prince. investigators say it was indeed a drug overdose and we're learning more about the powerful opioid he's suspected of having been using. > new this half hour, the growing danger on america's highways. >> now, one social media app is driving teenage drivers to deadly distraction. and see why this teenage driver is now wanted by police in georgia. what witnesses say she was doing right before a serious crash. why some distressing words coming from the director of
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turn out to be good news for one of the show's most beloved characters. the full story ahead in "the skinny." it is friday, june 3rd. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> friday. >> everybody's working for the weekend. >> happy friday. >> we are there. great to be here with you on this friday, everybody. >> that's right. a good morning to you all. i'm diane macedo. >> i'm kendis gibson. it was an ugly scene on the west coast. >> that's right. some anti-trump protesters, they erupted in violence in san jose. >> angry is right. they attacked trump supporters as they left a rally last night, chasing them down and beating them up. by the time it was over, some people were bleeding and others were behind bars. abc's tom llamas is there. >> reporter: for at least 45 minutes tonight, there was complete chaos in downtown san jose as the trump rally was ending, skirmishes between proet protesters and trump supporters took place right in the street.
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we saw several fights. mobs of protesters started beating up trump supporters as they were exiting the rally. we saw people getting punched in the face, couples getting harassed walking out. at one point protesters stormed a garage and started hitting cars as they were trying to leave the convention center. the police were here on hand the entire time. but they never seemed to intervene as people were getting beaten up. it seems like they were trying to hold the perimeter. this has by far been one of the worst clashes between trump protesters and supporters since the campaign has begun. tom llamas, abc news, san jose. >> our thanks to tom in california. inside the rally, donald trump railed against hillary clinton over her e-mail controversy saying she has to go to jail. trump also slammed the foreign policy speech that clinton made earlier as pathetic and sad in his words. he said it was a political speech and had nothing to do with foreign policy. >> hillary clinton minced no words in that speech that trump was referring to there coming out guns blazing. she said
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a historic mistake, calling him unprepared and temperamentally unfit. clinton warned that trump would lead the country toward war and economic crisis and she ran down a list of people he had insulted, including the pope. she also mocked his twitter rants and called him thin skinned. >> it does appear donald trump has finally receive aid much coveted endorsement from house speaker paul ryan. ryan announced through his hometown newspaper in wisconsin that he will vote for trump. after withholding his support for weeks, ryan said trump can help house republicans enact their election year policy agenda. he said he made his decision after a series of meetings and conversations with donald trump. >> and i just wanted to have a good comfort level that these policies, these principles and policies are something that we would be able to work with him on. >> ryan said his goal is to unify the republican party and win the election. in response, trump tweeted they will be both working hard to make america great again. >>
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army's fort hood in texas is being blamed on the flooding rains that are pounding that state. the search continues for four soldiers missing after their truck overturned in a rain swollen creek. the death toll from the incident is up to at least five troops. three soldiers were rescued and hospitalized. more than half of texas remains under flood watches and warnings. the worst part is more rain will continue through tomorrow. and there have been hundreds of water rescues across texas during the flooding emergency. you can see a man in a raft being pulled to safety by rescuers. he told police a wall of water swept his vehicle right off the road. he was found on top of his car. more rescues are likely with up to 10 inches of rain expected in some areas. >> there is another military tragedy to tell you about. it's under investigation this morning. the fatal blue angels crash near nashville. captain jeff kuss was taking off for an afternoon practice session when he crashed. the blue angels were
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great tennessee air show. the show will go on but the blue angels will not perform. the 32-year-old is a colorado native and he had more than 1400 flight hours. he joined the blue angels two years ago. at about the same time yesterday, there was a crash in colorado involving a member of the u.s. air force thunderbirds. that crash just moments after a flyover for the air force academy graduation. major alex turner ejected from the plane parachuting to safety. officials say he suffered no serious injuries and is in good condition. president obama was at the graduation and asked to meet with major alex turner after the crash, thanking him for his service. it's unclear what caused that crash which left a trail in the field outside colorado springs. it's official the midwest medical examiner says prince died of an accidental overdoes of fentanyl, a powerful opioid that's being blamed for a recent surge in drug related
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although prince was known for his clean livings, he had started to take pain medication to ease pain in his hips and knees. tolerance and look for stronger drugs without realizing how dangerous they can be. federal health officials described the drug as 80 to 100 times stronger than morphine. and 25 to 40 times more potent than heroin. in florida, the former police officer charged with the fatal shooting of a musician has posted bail. nouman raja made his first court appearance for manslaughter and attempted murder charges on thursday. he is expected to remain behind bars until later today after posting a $250,000 bond. corey jones was on the side of the road after his car broke down. prosecutors say raja never identified himself before shooting jones. and the man accused of shooting and wounding two northern california police officers during a traffic stop was found dead inside the home where he later barricaded himself. that home in the city of
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had caught fire after police fired tear gas inside trying to force the man out. one officer is in critical condition, the other listed as the stable. >> a 7-year-old boy missing in a japanese forest for nearly a week has been found unharmed. his parents say they made him get out of the car as punishment for throwing rocks at people and then they drove away. when they came back a few minutes later, had he vanished. he turned up in an army training hut, a little dehydrated and scratched but okay. >> back here in the states in game one of the nba finals, it is in the books and advantage warriors. the defending champs golden state showing their strength in numbers against the cavaliers. >> the warriors took last night's game by a score of 104-89. abc's t.j. holmes was there. >> guys, coming into the finals it was all about the splash brothers, you know, klay thompson, step curry. they've been you the putting on a show the entire playoffs. they did not make too much of a splash in this game, if you will. going into the fourth quarter, midway through the fourth quarter, both guys cur a
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but their team was up by double digits. the bench showed up in a major way for the warriors and essentially won this game for them and won easily. on the other side, the cleveland cavaliers i'm not sure how they're going to be feeling when they get up tomorrow. this was a bruising game, it was very physical. lebron put on his typical show and scored his big points but didn't get a lot of support from some of the other big famous on his team. they've got regrouping to do. could never get this thing under control. but the celebration is dying down a little bit as i talk to you here now, but this place was rocking. i couldn't even talk to my producer who was sitting right next to me, it was so loud in here during this game. if this is any indication of what we'll see in the future, this is going to be a fantastic finals. back to you guys. >> i bet it's really hard to have a conversation when you're in front row seats, t.j. it must be really tough. >> tough assignment for him. >> it was a fun game. it was a fun night. unless you're a cleveland cavaliers fan this morning.
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what people expected him to. right. >> scored 11 points. pretty low for an mvp. >> but not losing the faith just yet. >> i'm still just completely wowed by your basketball knowledge. it's weirding me out. >> part of the fun i think. >> it is. so the best golfers in the world are in highway this weekend. let's hope they don't see anything like this guy. >> yeah, this is another massive alligator. >> this is not the first one. >> no, this is another one. caught on camera just taking a stroll. this one was on a course near savannah, georgia. when asked how close the person shooting this was to the gator, he said too close. i would guess that, yes. >> i would think so, too. of course, that gator brings to mind the other monster gator which showed up from another angle earlier this week. once again here, he's hanging out on the course in south florida. some are questioning if it was real. the locals say yeah, it is. oh, man. >> turning up everywhere. >> everybody wants a green
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teenage drivers. why this potentially lethal combination is becoming a growing hazard on america's highways as police in georgia hunt down a teenager who is now facing a felony charge. >> and the rather distressing news for "game of thrones" fan, what the show's director is now saying about season seven. that story ahead in "the skinny." first here's a look ahead at today's forecast. >> announcer: "world news now" weather, brought to you by tide rescue. we're in the middle of potty-training. which means that most nights, this is the potty. these robot sheets, they needed more than detergent could handle. they needed a rescue. otherwise, we might have had to say bye-bye to our favorite robots ya. so we added tide rescue to the wash. it cleans super deep down where detergent just doesn't. daddy, i've got to go potty! progress! go, go, go! eww stinky. introducing tide rescue. eliminates tough odors at the source.
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>> the family would like snapchat to take the speed filter down immediately. >> reporter: mcgee's father has said she's not responsible for the crash. snapchat telling abc news, "we actively discourage our community from using the speed filter while driving, including by displaying a "do not snap and drive" warning message in the app itself." meanwhile as for crystal mcgee, she now faces a felony charge among others, but snapchat telling us tonight, there's no record of her using that app at the time of the crash. gio benitez, abc, no. >> here's how that particular function works. >> i don't know. >> on snapchat, say you want to record a little video there. i'm recording a video. and one of the filters you can go through shows you the speed. so obviously, i wasn't moving. so it's zero miles an hour. >> is that for if you're running maybe or -- > or if people are driving they do it that way. i don't understand the concept. why you would do that while driving. > i guess now we'r
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you shouldn't do that while driving. when we can come back, john legend owning the national anthem last night. >> and who yelled at prince harry. "the skinny" is next. how dare they. >> announcer: "world news now" continues after this from our
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it is time for "the skinny," and topping our headlines this morning, a john legend mini concert. >> something like that. the ten-time grammy winner belted out the star spangled banner at the top of the nba finals last night. listen to this. ♪ and the rocket's red glare, the bombs bursting in air ♪ ♪ gave proof through the night that our flag was still there ♪ >> i'd say he owned it. >> yeah. >> and check out who was in the audience besides stef. there. offering moral support for daddy legend snapchatting this of wife chrissy teigen and their month and a half old bundle of joy luna. >> flun slept through the whole thing it looks like. dad's singing.
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>> we got chills while he was singing. dad was doing his lady gaga impersonation. >> luna, what a sweetie. next one of the hottest tickets on broadway is about to become a lot more rare and a lot more valuable. >> we're talking about the mastermind and the star of course, of "hamilton." ♪ ♪ enemy ahead of me >> oh, this might be the end of him on "hamilton." lin-manuel miranda has set an exit date for his involvement with the show of july 9th according to the hollywood reporter, miranda has told con if i dans that he'll be focusing on other projects. >> that, of course, means the demand for tickets before he leaves which are already hard to come by already i might add, some are already topping $1,000 a seat. >> i'd do it if i could afford it. in the meantime, july 9th is also the day that many contracts of the show's current cast members expire. they are now threatening to walk if they don't get big pay raises. >> uh-oh.
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>> so moving on now to the small screen and potentially distressing news for "game of thrones" fans. >> director jack bender confirmed to "vanity fair" not only is he not sure if he will be returning to the director's chair for season seven but season seven will only consist of seven episodes. >> spoiler alert. in other words, at around this time next year, fans will be already gearing up for the season finale. >> i don't like that at all. >> i don't like this. this is not good. >> sad as that may sound to fans like us, that could be good news for one of the show's most beloved stars. emilia clarke tells us her experience on the show has been lonely. the other main actors they're all together but she's shipped out to sea alone with the dothraki. >> so maybe fewer episodes will mean more time back on land with everyone else? >> i don't know. but i think that guy that stars next to her was happy with the current situation. dothraki, come on, we have to
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moving back into the 21st century and reality, prince harry got kind of a dressing down for not dressing up. >> yeah. so a group of 45 d-day veterans dressed up in their best blazers, ties, medals and berets for their annual pilgrimage to the beaches of normandy and they were joined by a comparatively dressed down prince harry. >> that prompted one 91-year-old soldier who parachuted into normandy 72 years ago to preserve the british monarchy to basically chew out harry and he asked him "where is your bloody tie?" >> as well he should. harry himself a former navy captain had already confessed to senior officers that he was told not to wear a tie and felt embarrassed and underdressed. >> so how do you feel right now since you're wearing the exact same outfit? >> the same look? i am not a prince. in my mind. but you know, as brian pointed out, he's a windsor.
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and donating $1 million himself. but it took a reporter to shame him into actually making his contribution and getting the money to veterans. >> everyone please stand and give a round of applause for the nominee for president of the united states, governor gary johnson. >> hopefully, this candidacy will potentially dismantle the two party system. >> i've never seen the water this high. >> i thought we were going to be safe. i didn't know it was going to come up this fast. >> looks can be deceiving. yes, it's kind of calm right now but people take the water for granted. the water's a very dangerous place. >> a child has fallen into the gorilla cage. >> when it was determined that the child was being injured we had to make a decision to shoot him and we did. >> obviously people are out with pitchforks and torches for the poor mother, but at the same time, you know, nobody's perfect. >> can we take a selfie?
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>> okay. ready? here we go. oh! i like that one. are we going to do duck lips? can you do duck lips? oh, that one works. oh. i love you. okay. chewbacca loves me. >> i can still hear that laugh. >> the laugh will follow you in your dreams. >> it will. >> big week coming up, too. games, two, three and four of the nba finals. >> presidential primaries in california, of course, on tuesday. >> montana, new jersey, mexico, new mexico rather, north dakota and south dakota, as well. >> yes. >> clarifying. and important, today is doughnut day and next wednesday national jelly filled doughnut day. >> announcer: this is abc's "wor n
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making news in america this morning, violence erupts at a donald trump rally. protesters attract trump supporters burning make america great hats and pummeling some people. we'll show you the scene overnight. we're live. breaking right now, the searching for missing soldiers from ft. hood. their vehicle overturning in floodwaters. this as texas deals with historic flooding. new video this morning showing a driver trying to make it through raging waters. nearly 24 hours at sea floating with no life jacket. a fisherman stranded but finally found. and warriors win. steve ganyar steph curry, the mvp, the highlights and the coach. what did that clipboard do to m.

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