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good morning, america. breaking news right now. a dangerous line of tornadoes barreling across the south. at this hour, people trapped in major damage in alabama, as a fast moving line moves east. and gingrich and romney face off in the next major primaries. is gingrich the man to beat? he joins us live. gabby's good-bye. giffords' next step in her remarkable recovery. stepping down from the job she loved to get her life back. her touching good-bye to all of her supporters and her vow for the future. and supershow down. >> it's recovered! >> the new york giants and the
new england patriots both win their divisions in the last possible seconds last night. setting up a battle of the epics for a super bowl! a little bit of a rainy monday morning. but not here in new york city. even though it is, but it's not, because the giants' big win. it was 11:00 -- before that game ended. there is a serious situation right now in alabama, where that dangerous line of tornadoes is causing havoc right now. sam, there are lots of urgent tweets coming in right now. that's how we got the news because it happened see quickly. >> you got to imagine it's dark, very early, early there. in northern alabama, we've had
more than 200 storm reports. about 21 reported tornadoes in this line from arkansas to alabama. you can see the storm line moving right through birmingham through knoxville. it's the southern line that is so problematic. the reports out of birmingham from abc 3340, there's been a lot of damage. there are folks trapped in debris there. we're getting twitter pictures on the line that this is what it looks like. so we know there's a strong tornado on the ground in those areas at least. we're going to take a look at that area this morning. we know rescue teams are working in that area, as soon as they get daylight. there are the storm reports again. more than 200. there's where the tornadoes are. we'll watch this area for the strongest severe weather throughout the morning. robin, george? >> this weather so far this year has been so unpredictable. >> unusual mid-january tornadoes right now. >> all right, sam. i know you'll have more for us.
let's get to josh elliott. lots to get to. a big scare for people aboard an american airlines flight. 2 hours after leaving brazil, a plane was rocked by turbulence so severe that a food crash smashed into a ceiling. six were injured, five others taken to the hospital. meanwhile, gabby giffords is returning to tucson to finish the meet and greet cut short a year ago. abc's jake tapper has more on giffords' emotional resignation. ♪ >> thank you for your prayers. >> reporter: it was a moving farewell. congresswoman gabby giffords in her own words. >> i have more work to do on my recovery. so to do what is best for arizona, i will step down this week.
>> reporter: giffords released this video just a little over one year since that shocking moment in a parking lot near tucson where six were killed. >> i don't remember much. from that horrible day. but i will never forget the trust you placed in me. >> reporter: a day that left gabby giffords weak but not broken. >> i'm getting better. my spirit is high. >> reporter: and hopeful. to come back some day to the public arena. >> a lot has happened over the past year. we cannot change that. but i know on the issues we fought for, we can change things for the better. >> in a statement, president obama said that he was confident we have not seen the last of
this extraordinary american. and of course, josh, we haven't seen the last of her this week. she will be a guest of president obama at the state of the union address tomorrow night. josh. >> stunning. thank you for that, jake. and george will anchor the state of the union address 9:00 p.m. eastern. tracy morgan has been raced to the hospital after collapsing at the sundance film festival. doctors say no drugs or alcohol were found in his system. and a story of remarkable generosity and luck. a texas family sightseeing in a small plane like you see here off of honduras when one of the engines died. they crashed into the water upside down. but watch as several boaters get to the plane into the water. there's a 4-year-old boy and his mother who appear to be trapped. but as luck and divine
intervention would have it. two doctors diving nearby helped treat them bringing them to the surface and giving them oxygen among other things and now the family trapped in that plane is back home now with a new faith in people. >> how quickly they reacted. now to joe paterno, the legendary penn state coach died this weekend at the age of 85. and tributes are pouring in, during more than half a century at penn state, he built a legacy that was shaken right at the end involving a scandal with his top assistant. dan harris is there. >> reporter: good morning, robin. the banner head line reads "joseph vincent paterno." at the paterno statue behind me, a growing tribute to a man who did so much, but in one key case, by his own admission, did not do enough. overnight, a huge spontaneous
gathering at the statue of joe paterno, they left candles and cards, footballs and flowers. >> a father figure, grandfather figure. >> it's no secret that at the end of the his life there was a pretty big scandal. do you think in any way that were overshadow his legacy? >> not here. we're going to hold on to it. >> reporter: he coached at penn state for 61 years. his motto "success with honor." his uniform, coke bottle glasses, windbreaker, rolled up khakis and sneakers. his claim to fame -- repeatedly turning down big nfl offers. >> i thought this is where i could be happier and do more good. >> reporter: but this past fall, the scandal, jerry sandusky, his former assistant coach for 30 years accused of serial child abuse. paterno had been told about one alleged incident, he passed the
information along to campus officials but never told police. he was fired. >> joe paterno is no longer the head football coach. >> reporter: the campus erupted. they're spraying tear gas. the scene last night was very different. >> this is the penn state we want to be shown on tv. >> as opposed to -- >> well -- >> reporter: just nine days after he was fired, paterno was diagnosed with lung cancer. in his final interview with "washington post," he was struggling to talk and wearing a wig because of the hair loss from chemo. >> hey, the good lord's got a reason. you know, i'm not as concerned about me, i've got five great kids. 17 great grandchildren. >> reporter: on sunday morning, 84 days after his last game, joe paterno died at age 85, surrounded by his family. and, robin, as you know, so many comparisons this morning to the legendary alabama coach bear bryant who died 29 days after
his final game. back to you. >> oh, thank you. a lot of people are making that comparison. we're going to have mike and mike of espn to weigh in. "your voice your vote," it's a brand-new race to the white house after newt gingrich's stunning comeback in the south carolina primary. raising new money and drawing new fire from mitt romney. he'll join us live in an exclusive interview in just a moment. first, abc's john berman. >> reporter: mitt romney hit the ground in florida overnight with singing new hits on newt gingrich, calling him a failed leader as speaker of the house. >> he actually resigned after four years in disgrace. >> reporter: and the mortgage giant freddie mac. >> he's been working as a lobbyist, yeah, selling influence around washington. i would like him to release his records. what was his work product there? >> reporter: but romney was in
full retreat after one issue, after hemming and hawing for weeks announcing he will release his tax return tomorrow. >> we just made a mistake holding off as long as we did. it was a distraction. >> reporter: romney sees campaign sunshine in florida. he has a huge war chest and huge organization there. and he still has this guy, rick santorum in the race to split the anti-romney vote. san tomorrow thinks newt gingrich could implode. >> i think he's a high-risk candidate. i said that from the very beginning. >> reporter: newt gingrich, in his quarter, two debates. voters in south carolina called it key to their vote andel they favor gingrich over romney by over 30 points and he has a new twist to the message, romney as an insider. >> do you want the establishment candidate, governor romney? or do you want somebody who
stands tour a conservative populist vote that would change washington? that's newt gingrich. >> that establishment is helping mitt romney enforce. and in a few hours more romney supporters will hold a press conference to go after gingrich's worth at freddie mac. >> right now, the former speaker of the house. good morning, mr. speaker. congratulations on that big victory. >> thank you, george. if i might for just a moment, i just want to comment that joe paterno was a good friend. i had used him while i was speaker as an advice on personnel issues. he was remarkably wise. very sad to hear about his passing away. he's truly a legend not just in football but the steady work he did for so many years. i just had to comment on that after your report earlier. >> i'm glad that you did. thank you, mr. speaker. in your victory, you're getting a spoils of victories which is a
whole new volley of attacks. you heard mitt romney there. he's going to make a big deal about that the freddie mac housing crisis in florida. i have a specific question, will you release the consulting contract your company before the primary? >> we asked them to work out releasing it. they have a number of confidentiality agreements. i'm very comfortable with it being released. you know, the whole thing is very ironic, george. here's somebody who has released none of his business records who has decided to make a stand on transparency without being transparent. we released an ad last week, in which we so huckabee and mccain in 2007 and 2008 both describing romney as fundamentally not honest. an example. i did no lobbying, period.
he keeps using lobbying. it's not true. he knows it's not true. he's deliberately saying things he knows are false. i just think that's what the next week will be like. i'm going to talk about big issues. i'm going to talk about romney care. i'm going to draw a contrast between romney care and obama care. we'll see. i think the people in florida will prefer big solutions to small negative attacks. and i think in the end, just as happened in south carolina, governor romney's liberal record in massachusetts, plus the style of his campaign, will end up, i think, having him lose. >> just one follow-up. you said you're happy to have those records released. you first said that a few weeks ago but they haven't been released by the company. do you want them to do it before the florida primary? >> i think it would be very helpful. our attorneys are talking with the company. you know, i left the company so it's their decision. and the president of the company has to make the decision.
i'd be very comfortable releasing them. by the way, j.c. watts is head of the freddie mac committee for seven years. he's said publicly i never once approached him in seven years. rick lazio was chairman of the finance subcommittee for four years he said i never once asked him for anything. and "the new york times" reported in 2008 that i spoke to republicans in the house and said do not vote for any money for freddie mac or fannie mae so i actually was against giving them any money. this strikes me as the opposite of that. >> rick santorum called you a friend but a high-risk idate. mitt romney is questioning you. and your surrogates have gone further, chris christie has called awe an embarrassment. is there any way for you to put this issue of temperament to rest? >> well, first of all, i think you're going to see the establishment go wild in the
next week or two. the idea of a gingrich presidency actually changing washington, my ignoring all thele powers that be. i have no ties to goldman sachs, the backing of romney. i think they're very frightened of the idea of jane win outer. with the reagan populist conservative and i have for my whole career. you talk to tony dolan, the reagan speechwriter. you talk to reagan's national security adviser, you talk to many people i've worked with over the years. i've spent 16 years working to create the house republican majority. i don't know anybody else who did that. i worked for that many years to get welfare reform -- actually 18 years to get welfare reform passed. pretty steady. as speaker, we balanced the budget for four years. those are tough things to do. you rock a lot of boats. you shake up a lot of people.
if people want somebody that's going to shake up washington, i can do it. if they want somebody that's timid and manage the decay, they should vote for romney. >> thanks very much. george, we're going to mention there could be slippery roads in the northeast. snow moving in there later this morning. all the storms that's rumbling through the south. >> all of america's weather in
the next half hour. robin? >> all right, there sam. thank you very much. let's bring in mike golic and mike greenberg from our sister network, espn. co-hosts of "mike & mike in the morning." we want to talk about the matchup between the giants and patriots. first, let's talk about how they got there, guys. one game going into overtime, and greenie, one game we thought going into o.t. >> absolutely. one thing in sports you go out
there always being remembered for your greatest moment, but unfortunately, sometimes, you'll be remembered for your worst. and yesterday's games were games that will be remembered because of the reasons that they lost. the field goal by cundiff. >> and then he has his hands in the end zone. cundiff, you think at least we get it tied in overtime. then in the other game, kyle williams has to be sick making the mistakes he made. >> sometimes, championship sunday will be nor exciting than super bowl sunday. but maybe not this time with the rematch between giants and patriots. the two qbs, brady and eli manning, what do you think? >> for two generations, it's been brady and manning. brady and manning but now it's the other manning. if he wins the super bowl, he will have one more than his brother, doing it ironically in
his brother's building, and the conversation will begin is it possible that eli is the best quarterback in that family. >> i think the conversation is going on right now. peyton has 19 games under his belt, but a lot of that talk is going on now. if eli were to put a second super bowl ring on his finger, he could be leaning that way. >> it would be something around the manning dinner table around the holidays. a final question, can't let you get away without asking about the passing of joe paterno. the reaction that you're hearing from the sports world? >> i meaner it's a sad, sad thing. once you heard that he got lung cancer and he was in the hospital, you had that dreaded feeling of uh-oh, we see that coming. and here's a guy who just horrific circumstances lost his job and that's the only job, you know, he's ever had and ever wanted. and it changed each lives. and it just ended in such a horrible way. i'm sure people have mixed
feelings. >> it's like a greek tragedy. it's much too soon to decide ultimately, robin, what his legacy is going to be. you have basically half a century of an impeccable record of great work and people who will revere him doing it the right way. and the way it ended is so fresh in people's minds, i think it will take sometime for any of us to determine exactly what his legacy has been. >> i think that's right. we've got a couple weeks until the big game. we'll have your thoughts. think about it. take care. had going to indy. >> that will be a huge game. coming up here on "gma," the video that shows a young man cybershopping and dating his victims by any means possible. >> now, she reveals her side of the story. and a new twist in the stunning hollywood murder mystery. in the neighborhood right before the victims vanish. also, it's over for heidi
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returning and then we will get a warmup in the forecast as well. let's talk about the freezing rain advisory. in's text until 11 -- in effect until 11 a.m. areas in the purple eastern shore is out of this advisory. the temperatures have been above freezing all morning. and we like to see that, but we have rain pushing in across the area as well looking back satellite and radar pushing dropping some severe weather across the southern part of the nation. but we are going to be dealing with some of the wet weather. pushing in around 11 throughout the day. so have the rain gear as you head out and about. let's go over to angela with your traffic. how are the roads? >> reporter: well on the roads we are dealing with icy conditions and now we have got fog warnings in effect on the tidings bridge. also dense fog reported on i-95 coming from cecil county into harford county around mountain road. if you are traveling on the harrisburgics pressway getting reports of very heavy traffic jammed from route 45 to mount carmel road. ha a live look at u.s. -- a live look from u.s. 29 and
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just look at that startling picture. look at that. a 3 1/2-inch nail right in the middle of a man's brain. he doesn't even know about it for 36 hours but he has recovered. we're going to have that amazing story just ahead. >> he had no idea? >> none. also, it's a case mystifying hollywood after a head was found right near the hollywood sign. now, a new twist, could the sounds a neighbor heard right before the victim disappeared hold the key in that case. >> that's a very strange case. >> speaking of strange ones -- >> yeah. ♪ gave proof through the night that our flag was still there ♪ >> okay, the hardest song in the world to sing. steven tyler is getting an awful lot of comments.
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>> patrick was convicted of cyberstalking. he used every form of social media he could think of to go after his obsession, kristen pratt. prosecutors fear he would do it over and over again. and now she will spend the rest of her life looking over her shoulder. >> reporter: kristen pratt turned away on the stand sobbing, unable to watch the dozens of disturbing youtube videos made her stalker patrick ma shoney. he was on a full scholarship. he reached out on facebook. she says the conversation initially polite quickly turned frightening. >> after a few lies, the messages started getting really weird. >> reporter: then came hundreds of phone calls. >> i had 30 or 40 calls. >> r videos and twitter messages like this one.
"it is up to you now to save your life. i have no options." mashoney became homeless, working odd jobs. and is escalated. he started showing up at pratt's home and school. >> i was frightened. at any moment, i could walk out of the building and nobody could see me again. >> reporter: her fears were valid. you can see mashoney videotaping himself in front of her work. he chases her. his first trial ended in a mistrial when he was declared incompetent. this time he took a plea it deal, but doctors say -- he had this to stay in court. >> i was to apologize. >> reporter: the prosecution argued for 15 years. the judge gave mashoney 4.
he will be out in 2 for time served. >> mashoney's lawyers had pushed the judge for outpatient treatment. they argued he needed help. the judge ordered when he's leased from prison, he'll actually be enforced to get regular eninjections. robin. >> joining us now live is kristen pratt. thank you very much. >> thanks for having me. >> you're very welcome. the sentencing was -- how are you doing? how are you holding up? >> i'm glad it's almost -- i feel like it's not over yet. it will never be over. i will always have to deal with it. it's nice to have some kind of closure. actually so much. a little bit less of a burden now. >> sure, sure. at least you know where he is. >> yes. >> and that's very important to you. your thoughts on the sentencing, kristen? >> i'm glad for the most part.
i will know where he's at. but at the same time, 15 years probation is really not long. and he's free to do whatever he wants. with an ankle bracelet. but knowing his mental history, he could really just -- i mean, sounds kind of hollywood, but he could make plans to find me. and considering i want to go overseas and teach english and travel, i might not get in contact with the courts right away. they might not be able to find me right away. so he has a pretty good window. >> and i know the hope is that he will get the help that -- >> yes. >> -- that he needs? >> yes. >> even though you know where he is right now, i admire your strength and composure. >> thank you. >> i know it's been a very difficult time, the whole ordeal and how sometimes it was tough for you to even get out of bed.
the fear -- does it ever leave you? >> never, no. it will never be gone. it's always going to be there. i'm always going to have to worry about something like this happening. >> how has it changed you, kristen? >> there are times when, even if a friend texts me too many times or if i get a couple messages on facebook that i'm not comfortable with, even if it's friendly by anybody else's standards, i immediately get nervous. i get so frustrated that i feel this way. because i'm used to being so strong. >> and trusting? >> yes, i would love to be able to trust people. but i'm just now being able to have friends that i'm able to handle on a daily basis. >> that's understandable, after all of this. when you look back, were there possibly early signs that you missed when you all were first
starting to communicate online? >> honestly, i feel like, no, it was so sudden. it was just like somebody was trying to contact somebody they knew from high school. hi, just wanted to see how you were doing, how your life is going. are you going to college? you working? yes, i am. that's what i'm doing. and then all of a sudden, it got really weird fast. >> how did the police react when you first brought this to their attention? >> they asked me if i knew where he was living or if i could contact him physically, they told me there was nothing they could do. >> fortunately, they changed their tune and realized this is something very serious. this is something, kristen, the justice department says 3 million people face something like this. what is your advice for is
somebody going through this? >> keep pushing, keep yelling, keep trying. at the end, somebody is going to help you. it might be coincidence like it was with me. but just keep going and do everything you can to make sure that if you ever do encounter that person, you can protect yourself, with self-defense, weapons training. i'm not a gun advocate, i have one myself, but for the most part, just do everything you can to protect yourself. that's a big thing. and always know a support system for you. you might not know it right away, but your friends there are to help you. your family's there to help you. and you can lean on them for emotional support, too, because it's an emotional detriment. >> i'm glad your family and friends have been there for you and we appreciate you coming forward and sharing your story. >> thank you very much. >> all the best, kristen. george?
>> now, that incredible story about a man who is very lucky to be alive this morning. he shot a nail into his brain with a nail gun. what's more amazing he didn't realize it for 36 hours. abc's t.j. winick has the story. >> reporter: look at this image. that's a 3 1/2-inch nail lodged smack dab in the middle of a man's brain. that want is dante otullo, just a few days ago, he was doing construction when the nail went in his skull. >> i heard the nail gun and i thought went past my ear but it went into my brain. >> reporter: still not knowing if it actually went in, dante walked around with a nail in his head for the next day and. a half. >> i went salting and plowing for eight hours. >> reporter: only after feeling nauseous the next day did he seek medical attention. >> i thought he was joking. i go, are you kidding me?
he said, no, man, this is in you. >> reporter: he was rushed into surgery. the surgeon says injuries like this are common. >> the possibility of causing infection. >> reporter: dante realizes just how amazing his survival is. >> thinking about my kids. the whole time, i'm thinking about my kids. >> reporter: and is pushing for one last souvenir of his ordeal. >> yeah, i'm trying to get dr. sheaffer to give me the nail. >> a reasonable request. let's get weather from sam. and the west coast has had its share of storms. we'll show you pictures out of palm springs. you know a storm's coming, you're looking outside the window, you see the trees start to blow and then everything that was on the porch is gone, up to 100-mile-per-hour wind in the palm springs area. with this storm, heavy rain and mountain snow. the snow is definitely necessary
here. they've got to get that snow pack in for the rest of the year. that continues from l.a. all the way to danger with that front. you saw at the top of the show, the storms that kicked off from arkansas to >> also, i just want to mention a little bit, inland roads in new england could be a little icy this morning. there's some mild air coming in, but over the weekend, we had that snow. it seemed to be slippery there. all that weather brought to you by knox.com. and romance plans for pippa just in time for value ten tine's day.
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we're back at 7:45 coming up now. to kate and will taking their last big trip together before he's deployed for six weeks' service. with kate in a $23,000 a week vacation spot in an exclusive island. the island is in lockdown. abc's nick watt has the story. >> reporter: even where locals are blase about locals like j.-lo and mick jagger, they're afternooning eyebrows. other vacationers' movements are restricted. a couple years ago, don't forget, the middletons were just a regular family. very regular. then kate met the prince, pippa wore that dress, and the middleton, all of them, are now neo-royalty. the girls have been snapped bikini-clad in waters before.
now, the kate just would not be seen like that. >> she'd like to be seen as a demure future queen. and kibikini shots possibly aret in keeping with that. >> reporter: any day now william will join the in-laws for family time before he heads to the south of the atlantic for a six-week tour as a rescue pilot in the islands leaving kate flying solo, lurking alone on her first valentine's day. luckily, little sister has tips for valentine's day. "spread the love. make it fun and throw a valentine-themed party." charles and camilla have plans to spend time with them. they mean well, i'm sure. i reckon around that pair it may send kate into a melancholy.
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now maryland's most powerful doppler radar and the forecast certified most accurate by weatherate. good morning. it's monday. and boy it's an icy monday out there. temperatures coming in to baltimore around 34 degrees right now. 37 in easton and the temperatures are on the way up. it's good news so we will melt some of the icy patches away as we go throughout the day. and as we check out freeing rain advisory, we are looking at this in effect until lev a.m. and for all areas here shaded in purple. going into the eastern shore things are on the dry side, and also things are not going to be in the advisory as we go through the rest of the
morning. and that's some good news. but again, as you step out and about it's going to be a little bit on the dicey side and the wet side as well as we see some of the rain trying to move into the area as we go into time for today. so, if you your travels take you back towards the west you are going to be running into heavier rain for today. but going into tomorrow, things will look up more sunshine in the forecast for us. we can see the cold front this is going to be work its way through the area as we go through the overnight and then with that drying out and temperatures around 54 for tomorrow. now over to angela with traffic. >> reporter: good morning. for the monday morning drive icy conditions out there very slippery. also getting reports of dense fog around the area. especially on i-95 through cecil county across tidings bridge andharford to mountain rowed 152. taking the drive in howard county, still not too bad on 29 at maryland 108 north and
♪ what a big crowd despite the rain and the wet here in new york. big news breaking over the weekend, seal and his wife heidi klum, looks like they're heading for a divorce. we have the official response after the news of seven years of marriage. >> we heard it over the weekend. you're right, they confirmed it this morning. and they renewed their vows every year. and another golden couple, john kennedy jr. and carolyn bessette, they lived in the spotlight. a little has been known of heir private lives. someone close to them reveals
the details. and also coming up, you guys, what do you think the germiest room in your house? >> i have a clue. >> we're going to tell you what is lurking that could possibly make your family sick. we're going to tell you what can keep that from happening. so important news there. >> but first other news, josh, the tornados? >> yeah, sam will tell us about it in just a moment. we're getting a look at the damage from at least 12 tornadoes that tore across arkansas, mississippi and tennessee. at least two people have been confirmed killed in the city of oak glove, alabama. extensive damage is reported in that area. again, sam will have much more on that remarkably severe weather in just moments. meanwhile, off come the gloves after the presidential race in florida. mitt romney is on the attack calling newt gingrich a failured leader. romney will in fact release his
taxes tomorrow. and gingrich can keep the momentum going with two of florida debates tonight. and congresswoman gabrielle giffords has released an emotional video saying she will resign to focus on her recovery. her last official act comes today in tucson where she will finish the event that she started last year at the shooting rampage. and officials will decide whether or not to call off the search for 19 still missing off the ship capsized off the coast of italy. officials fear even more people could be feared missing because of possible unregistered passengers on the ship. and new information in a hollywood murder mystery. investigators have identified the victims. 66-year-old irie meddie. they describe medene as a quiet,
happy man. one neighbor reported hearing screaming and yelling from an apartment that he shared with another man. police concern commenting on possible suspects. and underworld: awakening" and then the movie in second place "red tails" the movie about the all-black tuskegee airmen in world war ii. to get people in theaters, and school kids. let's face it, they just wanted to see a good movie. >> they did have to find time yesterday because it was a sports-rich environment and we have a super bowl rematch. patriots/giants after sunday's football in recent memory. these two games decided as much by miscues and great plays. kyle williams fumbling not once gut twice. that would cost them.
and then the giants field goal that sent us always mercifully to bed. they go, meanwhile, a kick that cost the ravens, billy cundiff. >> oh! >> yeah. pulling that incorpora pulling that thing. it's never, ever going through the uprights. would have forced overtime. instead, the patriots escape. the godsmakers have the patriots as three points winners. the vegas books took a huge bath on the giants win yesterday. and there's a lot of money out there that have the giants as a 100 to 1 super bowl champion. >> wow. >> they did it a few years ago. >> they did indeed. what a sunday it was. >> you were on the nba last year? >> i have two weeks. you know -- i mean, brady, manning, brady, manning,
fantastic. you don't even have bags under your eyes at all. >> makeup is magic. pop news, everybody. good morning. britney spears might get a very special wedding gift from her father in the form of financial freedom. she lost control in 2007 when things got say little toxic in her life. her dad then was granted conservatorship over the business and personal affairs. today it's been reported that he wants a judge to release him and grant him a free man before he marries in hawaii. last night's big game, the afc championship, a fumble before it even started. steven tyler, with his rendition of the "star-spangled banner." take a look -- or listen. ♪ o'er of the land of the free ♪ ♪ >> oh, gosh, come on, man. the faces and expressions on the
players was priceless. for guys to judge other singers, not exactly a high note for tyler. saying online would never make it to "american idol's" hollywood round of the performance. i give him credit. it's one of the hardest songs to sing. he made his own. >> he's a big patriots fan. he's a friend of the krafts and it makes sense. >> and it's really hard. >> and the camera stayed above the waist because he was really following it as he was singing. >> he made it his own. also in the news, the awards are considered a crystal ball for the oscars. we saw him win the golden globe but winning a pga award including the money ball is a litmus test.
15 of the past 22 previous winners have gone on to win an oscar, including the last three in a row. >> got to go see that. >> it's supposed to be fantastic. and we're only 24 hours away from the oscar nomination which we will be broadcasting live as they happen right here on "gma." in anticipation of that, the academy has given us an exclusive look at this, billy crystal and wayne brady's favorite memories. posted on the oscar's youtube page. they want to see everybody's favorite memories. also check this out, oscar.com photo gallery of 84 iconic images. to sell the 84th oscars go to oscar.com. tune in for the oscar nominations as they happen. we're going to hollywood! >> we're going. you guys, leaving you home. >> it's a g-n-o -- girls night out! and that's pop news.
>> all right, lara, thank you. let's get outside. a little rainy out there, but kind of warm, sam? >> yeah, it's nice and mild. in this area, we're getting milder air in the northeast after the weekend snow. let's get to the boards we've got updating to do on this alabama tornado situation. basically we know about 21 reported tornadoes overnight. and more than 200 storm reports of damage there. we've got two confirmed fatalities there because the jefferson county office of emergency management tells us that in the oak grove area. maplesville, shotsville, fulton, oak grove, all of those areas having possible possible from a tornado. we'll talk about that throughout the day. and those reports will be a litt
>> and we are live in times square. ha debbie, by the way. by the way, also, into texas, we've got temperatures that are a little bit above normal, five, six degrees above normal. houston coming in at about 70 degrees as well. all is good in the state of texas. thank you, sam. here's what's coming up on the "gma" morning menu. it's an exclusive interview with one of jfk's closest confidants. plus, seal and heidi klum's separation. what the superstar couple is saying. and where the germs are lurking. we'll show you where they are in
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john kennedy jr. and carolyn bessette, the ultimate glamour couple. paparazzi followed them everywhere until their tragic end. and the new book "fairy tale interrupted" by rosemarie terenzio, let's take a look back. he was the prince of camelot. america's favorite son. they were american royalty, john kennedy jr. and carolyn bessette, living a gilded life ever in the spot light. but behind the scenes was an unlikely friend and confidant, rosemarie terenzio. >> grew up in the bronx, economic background. >> his certainly assistant, she worked side by side with john for years. >> it isn't politics as usual. >> reporter: she was there for the launch of "george." the birthday, and becoming a
super friend to caroliolyn bes e bessette. 12 years after their death, speaking out for the first time, terenzio has written "fairy tale interrupted" an intimate look at the extremely powerful couple revealing the strains on their marriage. for carolyn, it was the perpetual onslaught from the paparazzi. t made him angry. he would say so what. >> reporter: the meaner the press conference caught, the more caroline retreated into herself. and rosemarie terenzio is here with us. >> thank you for having me. >> how do you feel? i know you're a little -- because he was so private.
and you were so protective of his privacy. you didn't even tell friends you worked. so why the book now? >> i think enough time had passed and i felt that my story was ready to be told. and people would be interested more in my story than theirs at this point. and, you know, it's a book about what a great boss he was and what a great friend she was. and how i girl from the bronx ended up in this amazing situation. >> how did that happen? >> well, i worked at a p.r. firm. john was coming in to use office space, and i didn't know why. and my boss at the time michael berman was there with john. and john ended up taking over my office and i was -- >> were you? >> yeah. >> you are from the bronx. >> yeah. so my bronx came out a little bit and i -- that's exactly how
i talked about it. >> probably, he appreciated, a little bumpy of a start. but you earned his trust and he earned your trust. and became truly friends? >> yes, yes. and john had a great sense of humor. when he saw that, he thought, i'm going to get her. first it was going to be like i'm going to ignore him. like that was going to work. he wore me down. he had great sense of humor. he liked to tease. he treated me like a younger sister. so it was fun. >> we learned a lot about carolyn. i know people used this phrase, oh, she was misunderstood. in reading the book, you really had the idea that maybe people didn't know as well as they thought they did? >> yeah, i don't know misunderstood, i think because she was so private people put their own assumptions on her. i think because of the fact it was john, america's most famous bachelor. she was a little bit of a target for people, you know. they didn't want him -- they
wanted him to be there, so carolyn bore the brunt of that, i think. >> also bore the brunt of -- you said he had a great sense of humor but didn't seem to be at sometimes very sensitive to -- >> i think for john, his way of going about it was just get on with it. >> yeah. >> i think he felt because he really couldn't protect her from it, he'd rather not, you know, address it. so in some ways i think he was just being a guy and it was his way of saying oh, there are more important things to worry about. >> he handled so extremely well. i'm sure he wanted that for her, too. >> yeah. and she was getting there. she was starting to realize it was what it was. and, you know, it didn't really affect how they lived their lives toward the end, even though everyone said that it did. >> you were invited to the super secret wedding. helped plan it but you decided not to go. why? >> well, i thought if i went it
would arouse suspicion, for john and i both out of the office, if somebody was trying to get in touch with you, where are you? i didn't know what to say. also the onslaught of friends and media. friends who weren't invited. >> 40 people? >> 30 or 40. which is amazing. most people's weddings couldn't be that shawmall. >> we saw the pictures of the wedding and we thought, good for them. >> that they got to do it in private, it really was. >> what's really garnering head lines is what you wrote about carolyn does not want to go to the family wedding they were on their way to. we know how that ended. can you replay that again and again that conversation? >> yeah, always that i encouraged her to get on the
plane because of what happened, i don't think i'm responsible for the plane going down. you know, i'll always have that regret, maybe had i not encouraged her, she wouldn't have gone. >> and the family hasn't blamed you one iota. >> oh, i don't think so, no. >> when you think -- when they come to mind, what do you think of most? >> i think a lot of with john, what he -- he was so civic-minded and what he could have done. and with carolyn, she had this amazing generosity and spirit. they could have nurtured people. i imagine what they could have done. >> far too short. >> yeah. i think the book is about more than that which i'm proud of. >> it gives us great insight. rosemarie, thank you.
>> thank you. we have new details on the celebrity marriage considered to be one of the happiest in hollywood, mega model and singer seal headed for a big split. now for the 30, the high-powered couple is weeks out. abc's bianna golodryga has the latest. >> reporter: just like in fashion and hollywood marriages -- >> one day you're in and the next day you're out. >> reporter: -- one of entertainment's hottest couples is calling it quits. model heidi klum and singer seal confirms overnight that their marriage is over. >> this news came as a real surprise because i always felt they were a tight knit couple devoted to their families. >> reporter: in a statement leased to "people" magazine, the couple says, while we have enjoyed search very loving, loyal and happy years of marriage, after much soul searching we have decided to separate. shocking how inseparable the
couple seems to be. here they are singing together at klum's fashion show in 2007. ♪ the power couple was first engaged in 2004 during a vacation in the canada yian rockies. in an igloo no less. and they renewed their vows something klum gushed about on "gma." >> we've been remarried five times already. >> it sounds like fun. >> reporter: in 2009, seal officially adopted klum's eldest daughter from a previous relationship. ♪ >> reporter: celebrity blogs were on red alerts after it took to twitter on friday. posting a cryptic message saying the end. along with a photo of wings. some wondering if it's of the victoria secret's angle.
>> they both have very busy careers. >> reporter: the couple leased overnight saying "we have had the deepest respect for one another throughout our relationship and continue to love each other very much but we have grown apart." for "good morning america," bianna golodryga, abc news new york. >> a big surprise for a lot of people. we wish them are the very best during this very difficult time. now to hidden germs in your house. every year, more than 50 million americans get sick from their own foods mostly in their kitchen. what is making them sick, elisabeth leamy is tracking them down from consumer reports. >> reporter: you know the spots. cutting boards and america's most wanted, the dirty dish rag. you're saying not just icky -- >> if it makes it too icky, it can be dangerous to your health. >> reporter: now gayle williams of "consumer reports" and i are
about to bust the offenders. first, there's a hot bed of suspicious activity on your countertop. here's why. >> no! >> reporter: you see, food can contaminate your stuff, but your stuff can also conto aminate yo food. >> we don't have to take your word for it because we have the black light to see the germs. >> reporter: those white spots are hidden germs on the glasses, on the phone. the solution, solitary consignment for all outers. >> let your guard down and these smugglers will bring bacteria from the store right into your kitchen. >> there! look at that. >> that's going right on to your counter when you put it straight on to your counter. >> reporter: their sentence -- a hard scrub with soap and water. >> okay, gayle, what's next?
>> reporter: let's go to the refrigerator, number three is the refrigerator, a cold case but not cold enough to keep bacteria at bay. >> you want to make sure you have appropriate temperature in your refrigerator. one way to test is with a thermometer. >> reporter: we though this fridge has something to hide. >> it's at 42 degrees fahrenheit. ultimately you it wasn't between 30 to 40 degrees. >> that's that, what else? >> reporter: bad boy number four is downright trashy. your garbage. >> people open the door to the garbage, they throw something away and they go right back to what they were cooking. >> ahh! >> reporter: even if you just touch the door your garbage is hiding behind, you need to wash your hands. here's the proof. >> let's flip off the regular light and this black light, oh, my gosh. all right, gayle, you've shown us four hidden hazards in your kitchen, what is number five?
>> it's you. >> me! >> reporter: that's right, me or anybody with sticky fingers. >> every time you come in and touch something, you're bringing in bacteria or germs that weren't here before. >> reporter: let's play the surveillance tape back to see all the surfaces i touched while touring the kitchen. >> are you ready for this? >> i'm ready. >> i'm not. >> reporter: we find fingerprint evidence all over the stove. the teapot. the fridge handle. the faucet. and an entire palm print on the counter. >> wow! now that is incriminating. that is my hand. well, that's the proof that's going to convince people. thank you so much. >> no, thank you. >> oh! i see your point. all right. i'll wash my hands. >> good idea. >> all right, in my own defense i have put this glow in the dark lotion on my hands before that shoot so we can demonstrate how
you can spread germs throughout your kitchen, george. >> i'm sa afraafraid to do that kitchen. there's an old-fashioned solution? >> yes, indeed, washing things more often than you think you need to. for example, this sink looks okay to the nablgd eye. all of those white spots represent bacteria. some germophobes can used these black lights to find the germs and scrub them away. you can get one of these at a hardware for about 15 bucks, george, if you're really paranoid. >> wow, that really shows something. thank you very much. we have a lot more on this on goodmorningamerica.com. coming right up, joan and melissa rivers. they're going to be live. they're always fun. plus, sam and josh take on "the heat seekers."
now maryland's most powerful doppler radar and the forecast certified most accurate by weatherate. good morning. on this monday, we are dealing with ice and fog. we now do have a dense fog advisory in effect but we have the freezing rain advisory in effect as well. rain showers moving in as we go through the late morning also into the afternoon and we will see sun returning into the forecast and we will see warm temperatures as well and feeler but here's the freezing rain advisory in effect until 11 a.m. this is lighter purple the dense fog advisory and that's in effect until lunchtime today. so, as you head out and about on the roads, make sure to a have your low beams on so you can see less of the fog and more of the road. and as we check out the big line of showers and thunderstorms now moving across the ohio valley, this is what's
poised to move into the area going through the rest of today. let's go over to angela with a check of your traffic good morning. >> reporter: good morning. out on the roads you heard it. dense fog and icy slippery conditions. so extra caution as you get ready to drive out monday morning. in the meantime, we are dealing with not too many incidents a live look a-95 and maryland 175. your northbound lanes on the right side moving pretty good. here's live look at tidings memorial bridge where we have fog warnings in effect on i-95 at the tidings bridge. over to you. >> breaking news update a huge house fire in west baltimore left three people in the hospital including a 2-year-old many it started around 6 this morning in the 300 block of south fulton avenue. according to baltimore fire official and witnesses, a two- year-old was thrown from the second story of the home and this is all new video from the creep. neighbors say the 2-year-old's grandmother and mother were injured. all taken to the hospital listed in serious condition. time to go back to new york
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of the world's spicy kitchens. there they are from "the heat seekers." >> that's a spicy deal. but lara's over there with a true spicy duo. right, lara. >> spicy is the operative word. tattoos, infidelity. the real divas of the red carpet are back. joan and melissa rivers. they're with us because they're celebrating the second season of the reality show "joan & melissa." it premieres tomorrow on w.e. with the least favorite red carpet looks, times to buckle up. hi, ladies. >> you look so cute. >> the gray memo? >> the only one that didn't get it was josh. >> i want to talk to you about the season, in looks at the notes, ewe letting it all hang out, for example, melissa, you
and your boyfriend broke up and you found out in a not very comfortable way. >> yes, because our show is very real. it was interesting to watch our crew and producers suddenly go into almost ducking mode. it happened in realtime. we were going through fertility treatments and all of this stuff. apparently, he was living a double life. i found with technology, it's a new frontier in how you can find these things out. >> did you find him communicating with another woman? >> i found him having a lot of webcam relationships. >> wow. >> so i'm just going to leave it at that. an interesting -- not interesting -- horrible to watch it unfold in real life. it was very hard on my son. >> thank god we had cameras going -- every time something happens, thank god there's a camera. >> joan, you were not disappointed because you were not a giant fan?
>> first of all, the food bill dropped. let's talk about that. >> pretty sensitive? >> yes. >> he never picked up a check in the three years i knew him. >> oh, wow. >> i want to show everybody a clip. this is from the new season. here you go again. with the plastic surgery. take a look. >> yes. >> hey, mom? no, no, no, we're not doing phone. >> can i get a drink. >> i will get you water. it is much easier for me to walk around with a telephone receiver in my back pocket than risk my mother dialing. >> melissa, something's wrong with the phone. >> mom, do not -- mom, mom, no, do not give him jell-o. he has a sensitive stomach. i'm going to be in the office if you miss me. >> listen to me, go find timmy, save me. >> what does this mean, you can
dial up your anesthesia? >> no, i love anesthesia. it's like when i was in college, you have it. you go to sleep in one room, four hours later you wake up in a totally different room. in college. >> you looked like you were feeling no pain. >> tonight, it's just easier, to disconnect the phone and take it with me. >> you are very vocal, with plastic surgery to your mom, number one, why don't you listen? >> well, please, please, i've been pulled so tight i have hemorrhoids in the back of my neck. it's the business. she gets upset. she's so upset. it's a great -- >> it makes me really upset. mom loves that. >> exactly. >> a lot of people there's a lot of criticism about reality tv not being real at all. >> ours is beyond real. things happened this year that we couldn't believe.
>> like the breakup in realtime. is that joan with a gun? >> yes, it is. >> and my son. we take my mom on vacation. >> listen, we're running outside of time. red season is upon us. nobody is more brutal and more honest than you guys. we want to show you some of your least favorite looks of at all times. guys, who are you starting with? >> angelina. >> yes, angelina. >> a lot of people loved this. >> it was very polarizing. >> melissa loved it. >> i loved it. >> i thought she looked like a slightly used tampon. >> you really did not say that? >> yes, i did. >> you know what, we have several more. but i'm going to leave it at that. joan & melissa premiering
tomorrow night on w.e. sam, save me! do weather. >> good morning, everybody. you're in times square. a little showery, a little damp, chilly air but we are getting milder temperatures in. again we remind you if you're driving around the northeast, you have snow. the mild air is going to make it melt that the snow. you've got live pictures from alabama.com. in jefferson county, we show you the center -- there we go. this one just came into us, we've been told emergency management officials have firefighters going house to house in these areas to make sure that the folks that were in the overnight storms through alabama are okay. and they say they're going to do whatever it takes to make sure they get into every house that could possibly have been damaged. the national weather service has now extended where we think severe storms will run from new orleans, mobile, to montgomery,
to birmingham to atlanta. you're definitely involved in that later on today as the storms refire. we've got showery weather in southern california. l.a.'s getting a heavy dose of water again. all the way to san diego. the mountains in californi >> what's your name? >> mary. >> mary. one of my big fears is a sponsor is going to come up, gi assessment delli?
and it's time to turn up the heat big time with "the heat seekers. roger mooking and aaron sanchez. >> it's not about the heat, it's about the flavors as well. >> why can you taste the flavors when it's so hot? >> it's a fine balance. >> a fine balance. we're going to test it now. >> yeah. >> the killer. >> we have vanilla ice cream, some milkshakes, some milk. >> extinguishing? >> yes. that's the best remedy. >> josh? >> yes, i do. come on. >> let's start. >> so the idea here, we're going to try to have an escalation of heat. this is mac habanero and cheese.
about 20 times hotter than a jalapeno. >> 20 times hotter? >> right. this is warmup chile. this is just a warmup. >> from the top of your tongue and it starts like a little bit of fire there, then it jumps to the roof are your mouth and it's like a wild fire. >> and then goes right down to your toes. >> that was like an hors d'oeuvre. like foreplay. >> and that's wang. >> that's the blue cheese habanero sauce. >> the reason they have this here, it takes about 90% of the capcin off.
>> you down feel it yet? >> no, this is nothing. first of all, my lips are burning but my fingertips are burning. what's up with that? >> all right. >> nice, man. >> i really didn't sleep last night thinking about this. >> now, we're going to move to the big boy. this is the naga viper. >> the viper? >> the second hottest chili on the planet. this is the viper. >> i'll have one. >> all right. this is actually a -- >> that would be from the caribbean. >> yes. >> these are carnitas. >> this is what i consider hot, you guys. wow. >> okay. >> oh, sam -- >> that's not so bad, right, rog? >> josh has gone silent. >> this is really awesome. >> you're turning white. >> first of all when you go to a
restaurant -- >> oh! >> yeah! >> you want a little tabasco on my eggs. you think, i just can't get spicy enough. guess what, kids, now you can. >> wow, josh, you made it. >> but josh has gone in for more than one bite. >> oh! >> oh! >> this is over the top. >> cheers! >> wow. >> that's why we do this for a living. >> on the food network -- >> our guys did okay! >> it's a tie. >> no but we're eating the chiles. >> that one? >> that one. >> no! >> you got to win, dude! >> yeah!
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album. he plays every single instrument on it. we're going to hear a single from "storm warning." first let us welcome hunter hayes. >> that's incredible, what a crowd. >> they've been lining up all morning long. and you play every single instrument on your album? >> yeah, it comes from the way i used to have to do my demos. i do a little instruments and when anywhered writing a song, i thought the only way i would get done is if i used the instrument. >> i got a lot out of it. >> well, you know, a lot has been said about you getting started at a very young age and already playing with legends like johnny cash. >> yeah, way too young to realize what's going on, right? >> right. >> i look back now and i think, wow, that really happened. johnny cash and hank williams jr., got to meet a lot of people who are my hero.
it's amazing to think about it. look back. it's cool. >> you are a true, true talent. >> thank you so much. >> you harken back to original country. we're delighted to have you here. >> these are lyrics right -- >> let him do his thing. with "storm warning" off the debut album, here is hunter hayes! ♪ ♪ yeah yeah come on ♪ she rolled in from the west in a summer sundress hotter than the heat in july ♪ with her windblown hair it just wasn't fair the way she was blowing my mind ♪
♪ every hurricane gets its name from a girl like this she's a cat five kind keeps you up at night hanging on the edge of a kiss ♪ ♪ she's a beautiful mess the kind you love to love but what happens next i got a feeling when the sun culls up ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a storm warning i'm gonna wish i had a sign ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a little heads-up legal wee little more time ♪ ♪ some kind of radar system locked in on love i got a feeling by the time the night finds the morning ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a storm warning i'm gonna wish i had a storm warning ♪ ♪ ain't it funny how it feels when you're burning your wheels somewhere between going and gone ♪ you get so lost you can't turn it off you give in and you just
turn it on ♪ ♪ she's a heart full of rain red lips like a flame she's the girl from your favorite song ♪ ♪ what a beautiful mess one part angel one part perfect one part brick ♪ ♪ the kind of flood you'll never forget ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a storm warn i warning i'm gonna wish i had a sign i'm gonna wish i had a little heads-up ♪ ♪ some kind of radar system locked in on love i got a feeling by the time the night finds the morning ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a storm warning ooh yeah ♪ ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a storm warning i'm gonna wish i had a sign ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a little heads-up a little way little
more time ♪ ♪ some kind of radar system locked in on love ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a storm warning i'm gonna wish i had a sign ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a little heads-up little leeway little more time ♪ ♪ some kind of radar system locked in on love i've got a feeling by the time the night finds the morning ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a storm warning storm warning i'm gonna wish i had a storm warning storm warning ♪ ♪ i'm gonna wish i had a sign gonna wish i had a sign or a storm warning ♪ [ applause ] >> thank you so much!
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hunter hayes! [ applause ] >> he's going to sing another one online for us. >> thanks very much. >> thank you. >> tomorrow live here on "gma," the oscar nominations. we will have it all. full coverage. who's in and who's out, tomorrow morning. thanks for watching abc news. have a great day! now maryland's most powerful doppler radar and the forecast certified most accurate by weatherate. all right we have a freezing rain advisory that's
in effect until 11 a.m. basically for all the counties shaded in the white purple and the dark purple. but also we now have a dense fog adadvisory for the areas here in the light purple and that's until noon. so, we are basically dealing with a nasty situation this morning so take it easy on roadways and a tip for the dense fog advisory. make sure to have your low beams on so you can see the road and less of the fog. and check out the satellite and radar we are looking at rain pushing into pennsylvania look at the bluish and purposeels there which is turning into a wentry mix with slate in there as well. but back here closer to home until western maryland dealing with the rain and that's going to push into our area going through the rest of the morning and also into the afternoon. the big picture showing you this line is extending up to the great lakes back down into louisiana. and this is pushing our way out ahead of of the cold frontpassion through as well going through the overnight. now, the future trend picking up on the fact we have the rain
showers out there for today. you need to bring that rain gear looking better as we go into tuesday and we will see plenty sunshine in the forecast as high pressure builds in. and as we look at the icy spots for today, 47 is what i am forecasting. so it will be mild out there as well. here's the check of the seven- day forecast because we get better heading into tuesday with lent every sunshine in the forecast. 54 degrees heading into the end of january. and by wednesday, partly sunny and temperatures coming in at 48 degrees. and temperatures well above average as we hit thursday there is the next chance for showers in the forecast. and we dry back out as we go into friday and right around 5 tee -- 50 and things look good and dry heading into next week with temperatures in the low to mid-40s. have a wonderful day and stay safe everyone. i just had it with cable. it just got more frustrating and frustrating. a lot of times, the picture would break up. for the amount of money that i am paying, my cable company should take care of me. [ male announcer ] stop paying for second best.
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