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this morning on "world news now," donald trump's trip to the border is taking a slightly more southern detour. on the eve of his big immigration speech he has announced he's going to mexico. we'll have the latest including a preview of what we can expect from the campaign trail. >> a number of major storms overnight. tropical systems are putting a damper on end of summer vacation celebrations. and hawaii bracing for what could be its first direct hit ever. and new this half hour, surveillance video of what could have been a tragic scene. >> a driver backs into a gas tank knocking it over. vehicles burst into flames and in one car two children are trapped inside. we'll show you what happens next. and the new leading man named for season 21 of the bachelor. who is he?
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consecutive seasons of the bachelorette. we'll reveal his identity on this wednesday, august 31st. from abc news, this is "world news now." we were going to check in with our bachelor analyst. >> he has the exclusive. he'll tell us the details. >> good morning. >> we're going to start -- i guess this might be the most unlikely trip of the presidential campaign. it almost sounds like the setup for a joke. donald trump heading to mexico. >> he said i've accepted the invitation of the president of mexico and look very much forward to meeting him. according to mexican government invitations were sent to clinton and trump. but the clinton camp hasn't responded. >> the meeting will be hours before a major address on illegal immigratio
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he's expected to set the record straight on how he plans to handle the issue. >> we will end illegal immigration. >> reporter: and his son insists trump's position has not changed. >> he wasn't softening. he didn't change his stance. >> reporter: on the defensive after this moment. >> and there could be a softening. we're not looking to hurt people. >> reporter: trump in a town hall on fox news polling the room, asking to deport or not deport 11 million undocumented immigrants. >> who wants those people thrown out? >> the guy who wants them thrown out, stand up. >> who does not want them thrown out? >> stand up. >> there you go. >> we are going to come out with a decision very soon. >> reporter: a decision on a policy that seems set in stone for months.
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nice way. >> reporter: but now team trump insists there's been no flip-flop. >> his position and his principles have been consistent. >> he's been consistent. >> he's pretty consistent. >> reporter: the candidate's son, also not backing down. >> he didn't say my policy is now changed. his policy has been the same for the last six or seven months. >> he still says they have to go. >> that's been the same, but you have to start with baby steps. >> reporter: abc news, new york. hillary clinton continues on the fundraising trail wednesday at an event in washington d.c. she's coming off a three day swing in the hamptons. she raised more than $12 million at nine events. there's new information about her private e-mails. the justice department says documents could be related to the benghazi attack. hawaii could see the first they're among thousands recovered from her private server. hawa
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hurricane in more than 20 years. today residents are boarding up windows and stocking up on supplies. public schools will be closed on the big island. hurricane madeline is expected to pass just south of the big island. they're also getting ready for extreme weather on the east coast. one of the storm systems known as tropical depression eight is turning away from north carolina, but depression number nine is still on track to sweep across north florida. officials are worried there could be a storm surge and flooding. let's find out what is else in store for the residents in those areas. good morning. we're tracking this tropical depression. it is expected to strengthen because of the warm waters in the gulf, and then it's going to target gainesville, jacksonville and get stronger. we're expecting to get a little more oomph to it. rough surf, isolated tornadoes
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in tampa, daytona beach and jacksonville. we'll continue to trek it throughout the week. overseas one of the most wanted terrorists in the word has reportedly been killed. they claim abu muhammad al-adnani was killed in aleppo. the pentagon confirmed that he was targeted in coalition eriks, but the results have yet to be determined. the state department had a $5 million bounty on him. the fbi is investigating hacking attacks on state election sites in arizona and illinois. r arizona officials say a russian hacker was behind the attempted breach. the fbi is asking election officials in every state to report any suspicious activity. >> as we make it harder and harder for them to get physically into this country to kill people and do damage,
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try to come in and do damage through the internet. >> some analysts say the threat is not only to voting machines but also the manipulation of voting data. russian hackers have been linked to hacks on political groups. an american hostage and her canadian husband appear in a video pleading for their lives. they talk about a threat from the taliban to execute them. the couple was abducted while backpacking in to 2012. coleman has given birth to two boys while in captivity. state department officials are analyzing the video. more legal troubles for singer chris brown. the star has been arrested for assault with a deadly weapon after an hour's long stand off at his home. authorities in los angeles say it started when a woman called from the home to say he pointed a gun at her. brown has had several run ins with the law since he was convicte
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girlfriend rihanna. that was back in 2009. >> reporter: the chicago police department has moved to fire five police officers in a shooting. including the officer who fired 16 times and four other officers who allegedly lied in their accounts of what took place that night. the officer claims it was self-defense. police in connecticut released video of a crash and fire at a gas station. a driver accidentally backed into a gas pump which sparked the fire. the woman on the other side of the pump quickly rescued two children. the driver mistook the gas pedal for the breaks. brakes. say so long to hope solo for the women's pro soccer season. she's now on indefinite leave from the seattle rain of the national women's soccer league. in a statement she says she's mentally not there yet. after u.s. soccer was her
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week. the move came as video of her reaction to her national team's suspension went public. >> terminated contract? effective immediately. >> terminated contract. not just suspended. 17 [ bleep ] years and it's over. >> the video is part of a documentary series on the national team solo was suspended after calling the sweetish soccer team cowards. this summer marks the 16th following the united states loss in the olympics semi full-times. this summer marks the 60th anniversary of the first federal physical fitness initiative. there's a video feature at the white house featuring the first lady. comedian nick offerman hosts it called a history of exercise. >> nick? nick? come on. you can do it.
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get back out there and exercise. >> a history of exercise debuts today on funnyordie.com, and also features others. >> the first lady led a let's move program to increase kids' physical activity. what more appropriate person to appear in it. >> it was easy for them to met malali. apparently they're dating. >> the dramatic rescue from a fiery crash. we'll hear from the gad smartens who risked their lives to safe the life of a woman trapped inside a burning car. and the new leading man for season 21 of the bachelor has been named. but not all bachelor fans are thrilled with the choice. what are the analysts saying, or our analysts saying? >> we don't care about the other analysts. just ours. coming up in "the skinny". "world news now" weather brought to you by vista print.
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>> numbers in sleep mode. >> okay. point source confirmed. whatever it is, it ain't local. >> it ain't local. >> got to love the computers, huh? >> yes. >> that's the 1997 film "contact". it was science fiction. now astronomers say they detected what they say is a strong radio signal 94 light years from earth. >> they are focusing on this solar system. it has a star similar to
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sun. there's a planet. don't get too excited. they have yet to confirm the signal from the same spot in the sky, and there are plenty of other explanations behind the source of the signal besides aliens including just noise. >> weird interference? >> it happens in outer space. >> we got all excited. fine. back here on earth, we're getting a look at a woman trapped inside her burning car in new york. >> seconds after the accident good samaritans jumped to the rescue. >> reporter: newly released dash cam video of a massive highway accident and an amazing rescue. watch as the crash unfolds in a split second. a tractor-trailer causing this ten car pileup. >> the tractor trailer over an suv on fire. >> reporter: inside this white car on the shoulder a woman is trapped. construction workers and others rush to her aid.
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save her. >> it's completely clogged. we have several cars on fire. >> reporter: as they try the door, flames erupt on the passenger's side. but they don't give up using a fire extinguisher to put out the blaze. finally pulling the woman out through the window. miraculously she suffered only cuts and bruises and no one was killed. now even the mayor has posted the video to his facebook page. thanking these unsung heros. abc news, new york. >> we're going to hear from them later on today on gma. >> they're speaking out this morning. we have more on that coming up. but when we come back, the new bachelor has been revealed. could the fourth time be a charm? >> who is it? >> fourth time. >> fourth, and what rick perry and ryan lochte are now saying about putting on their dancing shoes. i think it starts with a j and ends with a j.
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>> "world news now" continues after this from our abc stations.
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♪ ♪ >> huge skinny. topping our headlines, breaking news, development, an old face named the new leading man for the next season of "the bachelor". >> it was announced last night on abc.
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>> please give it up for your new bachelor, come on out. ladies and gentlemen, the infamous nick v. was the runner up of two seasons of the bachelorette and appeared on this season of the bachelor in paradise. he's generating positive and negative reaction from fans. >> we have to find out what our senior bachelor analyst thinks of all this. jack, what say you about this? >> well, long time viewers of the show will know we've had plenty of fun on the broadcast at nick v's expense. hopefully we'll have more of that in the upcoming season. he got the silver medal with andy and katelyn. fortunately for him, i guess. i am forever remembering nick v.'s infamous quote after being
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dumped by katelyn. i am the world's biggest joke is what he had to say in the limo driving away. and we've heard from josh murray. he's tweeted out. he said despite our differences, i am truly happy for nick v. everyone deserves love and he is no exception. this is your time. go find her. >> very nice. >> do we believe he means any of that? is there a surprise josh murray appearance coming on season 21? >> we'll have to find out. >> the back and forth between the fellows. >> thank you, jack. season 21 of the bachelor returns to abc in the winter. >> the new members of dancing
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twitter. >> rick perry shared this photo saying his partner has her work cut out for her. >> and ryan lochte getting acclimated to his land legs says he's breaking out his dance shoes. >> maureen mccormick is asking people to vote. >> and vanilla ace says he'll need all his ninja powers to dance with the stars. >> and amber rose posted this picture. >> and baby face edmond says it's official as he post third down shot. we say good luck to one and all. it will be awesome. >> how long before vanilla ice dances to "ice ice
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>> you have to build it up. >> baby face is in it. next, two time-out for another celebrity. >> after traveling the world over the last few months, salena gomez says she's taking a break to take care of herself. >> she says she's been suffering depression and anxiety, side effects of her lupus. >> she's cleared her schedule for the rest of the year. she confirmed last year he was battling the disease. gisele bundchen. she's the top earning model. >> third place was a tie for the models. kendall jenner got $10 million. 150% increase from last year.
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tied with jenner, carli claus. she doubled her earnings. >> to be beautiful and rich.
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i passed the tissue test. oh yeah. crest whitestrips are the way to whiten. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ for most of us the ritual of getting fresh and clean involves wearing deodorant. >> does spending money on it make a difference. we report on what the nose knows. >> reporter: drugstore deodorant costs a few bucks. swipe it on after a hour and that's it, right? wrong. it's a $4 billion business and growing. today designers are getting into the odor control mix. donna karan's $25 cashmere mist and tom ford's. >> $50 for deoderant. >> reporter: to learn more we head to testing labs.
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>> i sniff under people's armpits for a living. i know, right? >> reporter: you heard that correctly. there's only one way to test. you hold your arm up, and i apply the sniffer here and oh, oh, lord. did that just happen? >> reporter: he has possibly the worst job in america. does an expensive deoderant do something different? >> people think if you pay more it's going to be better. that is not the case at all. >> reporter: he explains deodorants don't prevent you from sweating. aabsorb odor and mask. . you're paying for the scent. >> you'll sweat, but the smell will be controlled. >> reporter: if you want to prevent sweat, try an anti-perspirant.
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>> it clogs the pores. >> reporter: he points to drugstore anti-pres prant with the same active ingredient, aluminum. while some people pay more, the expert's advice to preventing odor is anti-perspirant. >> go to the store and pay $5 to $10. the nose knows. >> oh, lord. >> how would you like? we've already been there. sadly it's like this tmi discussion we often have. >> it's a good one. i think. >> how would you like to be the guy -- it's a good day? >> i think so. >> i use one of the deodorants she mentioned. this is "world news now" informing insomniacs for two decades. this is "world news now"
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making news in america this morning, donald trump is heading south today all the way to mexico city. breaking overnight he says he'll meet with mexico's president hours before his long awaited speech on immigration. hillary clinton's campaign is criticizing that trip as it braces for potential bad news about her e-mails. with tropical weather on the move millions in the southeast are hoping for the best as another rainmaker closes in. the forecast track coming up as well as powerful weather across the pacific. look at that eye. singer chris brown out of jail overnight facing assault charges after being arrested after an hour's long ordeal at his home. we'll hear from his accuser for the first time. part of a gas station goes up in flames with two children in a car nearby. the dramatic ending to this situation caught on camera.

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