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good morning, america. breaking overnight, mall massacre. five people shot and killed the gunman caught on camera walking into a macy's in washington state and opening fire., the gunman caught on camera walking into a macy's in washington state and opening fire. >> cascade, all burlington units, male ran into the women's macy's with a rifle and we're getting multiple calls. >> the gunman escaping into the night. the intense manhunt this morning. chilling video released by the wife of a man shot by police in charlotte pleading with officers not to open fire. >> don't shoot him. don't shoot him. he has no weapon. >> officers ordering him to drop a gun before shooting him. this morning what could be a critical new report on the weapon cops say was found at the scene. countdown to the showdown. the big debate. how the candidates are preparing as different as their platforms and ted cruz's stunning turnaround.
why is he suddenly supporting the man would called him a liar. plus, midwest floods. wisconsin and iowa hard hit, rivers on the rise, streets, cars and businesses waterlogged. iowa's governor declaring a disaster emergency in 13 counties. sandbagging going strong in this race against time. good saturday morning, everyone. let's get right to the breaking news. the shooting at the mall in washington state. >> this is the man police are hunting for this morning. they say he walked into the mall and opened fire killing five people in the makeup department at macy's. >> the cascade mall is just outside of seattle. it's transformed into the scene of a mass shooting. customers, many of them shell shocked, were loaded onto buses and taken to a safe location until their
friends and family could pick them up. >> a typical night in suburbia violently interrupted and neal karlinsky is there in burlington, washington, with the latest. neal, good morning to you. >> reporter: dan and paula, good morning. this is a community on lockdown right now. the man police say shot and killed five people inside that macy's right there was last seen running out across this parking lot towards the highway next door still armed with his gun. >> cascade, all burlington units, male ran into the women's macy's with a long rifle. we're getting multiple calls. >> reporter: the first reports of shots fired started flooding in at 7:00 p.m. capturing the chilling image. a suspect described by police as a hispanic man armed with a rifle is shooting people inside the macy's store at the cascade mall in burlington, washington, north of seattle. joseph aula and his wife were inside the macy's when the shooting started. he says he came face-to-face with the gunman. >> what i saw was that there was a gunman holding a rifle shooting and he saw me and i took off running. >> reporter: there are reports of women down in the makeup
section. >> employee calling advising they are riding in the break room at this time. >> reporter: in all four women and one man are shot and killed. >> i found two ladies that were on the floor, one was face down, a lot of blood, a pool of blood on the ground and there was another lady right next to her. i checked to see for a pulse. she didn't have any. >> reporter: a massive search for the suspect follows reports that he ran out headed for the nearby highway. >> again, caution people, stay indoors, stay secure. if you see something, say something. >> reporter: police saying they have no motive. the atf and fbi joining local police at the sprawling crime scene. hours after the shootings terrified survivors from inside the mall were bused to a nearby church, anxious family members waiting for them. again, the suspect is considered armed and very dangerous. people who live in the area are being urged to keep their doors locked. the manhunt continues, dan.
>> it's a horrifying story and it's not over yet. neal, thank you. just moments ago i spoke to armondo patino who works at the mall and was right there when the shots were fired. armondo, i know that you work at t-mobile which is just a couple of stores down from the macy's. did you know what was happening as it began to happen? >> i honestly did not. i heard the first shot and the second shot and i stood there. i did not know what was going on. i was a little confused at the time because i didn't think they were gunshots and then out of nowhere, i hear two, three, four, five and i'd see a bunch of people running out of macy's and that's when i knew that shots were fired and, i mean, everybody went crazy, so, you know, i did what i could. i was -- i ran to my store obviously and there were actually people that were in front of me that i was to
just -- you know, i basically pushed them into the store and then we just stayed there, you know, a bunch of people were just shocked in the room and we just waited for safety. >> what kind of impact do you think this will have on your community? >> you know, i believe this is going to have a big impact because i mean we're two small towns and, you know, this is our mall. this is our community and, you know, we like to feel safe in the community at least, you know, and secure and, you know, this happening is kind of -- you know, it shocked everybody. it shocked me as well but it's just something that the community is going to have to get through and, you know, in time we will but it's a sad day. >> indeed, and we're sending our best to you and to everybody in that community. thank you again for your time this morning and for doing what you could overnight when the worst imaginable took place. armondo patino, thank you. >> thank you. >> and we will continue to follow that story. dan, thank you. and moving now to the reports of new evidence in the
fatal police shooting of a man in charlotte, income nfshths. all of this comes as his family releases this harrowing video showing the final moments of keith lamont scott's life. abc's eva pilgrim is in charlotte this morning for us where there were more protests overnight. eva, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, paula. damage from prior protests has the city of charlotte on guard this morning. but we have seen now a second night of peaceful protests. this as we're learning more about the fatal shooting that sparked this outrage. this morning investigators reportedly saying new evidence in the shooting death of keith scott. sources telling charlotte abc affiliate wsoc that testing of the weapon cops say was found at the scene allegedly shows a match for keith scott's fingerprints, dna and blood. >> don't shoot him. don't shoot him. he has no weapon. >> reporter: this coming as chilling new video captured by keith's wife shows her begging charlotte police not to shoot her husband.
>> drop the gun. >> keith. don't do it. >> drop the gun. >> keith, get out the car. keith, keith. don't you do it. don't you do it. keith, keith, keith. don't you do it. did you shoot him? did you shoot him? >> scott's wife in disbelief. >> be etter not be dead. i'm not going to coming near you. i'm going to record though. he better be alive. [ chanting ] >> reporter: for days protesters and scott's family have called on the police to release officer body cam and dash cam of the shooting. charlotte's police chief arguing the police video doesn't paint a full picture and won't release it until more questions are answered. >> if i were to put it out indisdiscriminately and it doesn't give you good context, it can inflame the situation. and make it even worse. >> reporter: the family who has
seen the police video says it's not clear what was in keith scott's hand, but the police department says scott was armed and that this image captured after the shooting shows the gun they recovered. >> when you look at the picture they released it's hard to tell what it is. it could be a gun. but it's not clear. >> reporter: from the other angle this video shows what may be that same object far from the body raising more questions than it answers. the state now taking over the investigation. as far as that police video, the state says because cmpd has the original copy of that video, they have the legal authority to release it. the state telling us city leaders are actively discussing the release of that video. paula. >> all right, thank you so much, eva. we want to bring in abc legal analyst sunny hostin who is also in charlotte for us this morning. sunny, good morning. we want to talk about that report. according to our abc affiliate right there in charlotte, wsoc quoting a source, they say the weapon found by cops at the scene allegedly had keith
scott's blood, his fingerprints, his dna, but it seems like bits and pieces of information are coming to light. does it confuse the investigation? >> i think so. i mean, these investigations, paula, are very fluid and we are in the early days of the investigation here and so any conclusions drawn upon alleged leaked information would be premature and it certainly does compromise the investigation. i think what's certainly important to note is that the family has requested an independent investigator. an independent investigation. that is now considered the best practice when it comes to these police involved shootings and we do now know that the state bureau of investigation is now handling this case and so, again, investigation is very, very fluid and at its earliest stages. >> we saw that video that keith scott's wife shot. the family has also seen the police video. but police so far are resisting
calls to release the tape to the public. you just heard the chief say he didn't want to inflame the situation. is that the right call? >> i don't think it's the right call and i can tell you that last night i was in downtown charlotte. i was speaking to a lot of the protesters. there were chants -- there was chanting, release the tapes, and every single person that i spoke to felt that the police department was being less than transparent. it's leading to a distrust of this investigation and, again, best practices has been to be much more transparent with the community and i think that would go a long way in terms of giving this broken and fractured community a better, better sense of justice here. >> cries for transparency this morning right there in charlotte. sunny, thank you. dan. we move on now to the race for president and t-minus 2 1/2 days until what promises to be an epic night in american politics. clinton versus trump in their first debate. around 100 million viewers expected. both candidates are busy preparing this morning but in
very different ways and abc's mary bruce is in our washington bureau with more. mary, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, dan. well, with that pivotal debate just around the corner, the campaigns are study iing each other weaknesses, setting expectations and already playing head games. this morning, two very different candidates preparing to face off in two very different ways. in one corner hillary clinton, the veteran debater, readying for her most unpredictable opponent yet taking the traditional route, she's hunkering down with briefing books holding mock debates and looking to get under trump's skin starting with the front row. >> i'm out. i'm out. >> reporter: her campaign giving a coveted ticket to trump's nemesis, fellow brash billionaire mark cuban. >> let's put it this way, if he came on "shark tank," i wouldn'tmake the investment. >> reporter: this will be trump's 12th debate but his first one-on-one and when it comes to prep, he's wary of overdoing it.
>> i've seen people prepare so much that they get up there and they get lockjaw, they can't speak. >> reporter: trump is bringing in backup. former new york mayor rudy giuliani leading friday's strategy session. >> let's have the american people for once actually see a person actually be themselves. >> reporter: so no mock debates, just rapid-fire questioning and a careful review of clinton's past performances. and now trump is getting a surprise boost from a former rival. >> lyin' ted. lyin' ted. he holds up the bible and then he puts it down and he lies. >> reporter: just two months ago ted cruz refused to endorse trump at the convention. >> vote your conscience, vote for candidates up and down the ticket who you trust to defend our freedom. >> reporter: now an about-face the texas senator saying he will vote for trump speaking with our houston station ktrk. >> i have forgiven him, this is not personal. it's not about our family. it's about the country. >> back now with mary. mary, i guess the question is, what is behind cruz's change of
heart? why now and who benefits more here, cruz or trump? >> this is a risky gamble for ted cruz, no question. after taking a hard personal and principled stance against trump, cruz's change of heart is shocking but may be politically advantageous. cruz is facing a possible primary challenge and the rnc has said republicans who don't back trump could be made to pay for it down the road. dan. >> that is true. but many of cruz's supporters are unhappy this morning. mary bruce, thank you very much. >> we want to bring in abc news political analyst matthew dowd joining us from austin, texas, this morning. hi, matthew. so, apparently hell froze over and ted cruz endorsed donald trump. is it really going to matter in the end? >> good morning. i actually think it doesn't help donald trump at all. it's not going to contribute anything in the course of this campaign but i actually think it hurts ted cruz in his future ambitions, one to get re-elected u.s. senator here in texas but, two, running if he wants and donald trump loses to run for president in 2020.
i don't think it helps him because it makes him look cravenly opportunistic and unprincipled and doesn't help ted. >> let's loop back to the debate on monday night. the stylisticic differences between these two candidates could hardly be more stark. you've got the super studious clinton and seat of the pants up until now trump. how is this likely to play out on stage? >> i think what will play out is each of their strengths and weaknesses are going to need to go on the other side so, hillary clinton, very cerebral but doesn't have a gut connection with the american public. she has to become more visceral i think in the course of that debate. i think donald trump very visceral has to be -- has to look more cerebral and have more of a head connection in this, so they each have to go to the other side's strength and adapt that in the course that have hour and a half. 1234r we know that this will be the first time trump has debated one-on-one. it's been 1 versus 17 but how
consequential do you think this debate is likely to be and will it really affect the eventual outcome? >> this is the most important moment of the entire campaign starting at the nomination process until election day. i think without a doubt it's going to have more of an effect than anything else in this race in the time that we have left in this. it will move voters. now, how permanent that movement is, we don't know. we've seen it happen in the past but this thing will be watched by as many people as watched the super bowl. >> as we said, an epic night in american politics. matthew, we know you'll be right there for all of it. >> thanks, matt. >> thanks for being with us this morning. a reminder, you can watch that right here on monday night, abc news chief anchor george stephanopoulos will be leading our coverage. he'll be joined by martha raddatz, david muir, jon karl, tom llamas, cecilia vega, byron pitts and matthew dowd who you just saw, as well as cokie roberts and it all starts at 9:00 eastern. there are a lot of other headlines this morning normally at this juncture we toss it over to ron, but he's off today so paula and i will share the news reading duties and we're going to start with president obama making good on
his threat to veto the 9/11 bill. >> the president rejecting the measure that would allow survivors and the families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of saudi arabia saying he's concerned that it's going to leave the u.s. open to similar lawsuits. congress is expected to override that presidential veto. >> authorities say they suspect russian hackers were behind that massive attack that exposed 500 million personal yahoo! accounts and posted a scan of michelle obama's passport online. yahoo! is now being sued over this attack. and the fbi revealing that new york city terror suspect ahmad khan rahami took the train from his jersey home to manhattan with those bombs that he later placed on the city streets. new video shows a passerby kicking the bag that contained that loaded pressure cooker which thankfully never went off. >> that's an incredible piece of video. and ron usually likes to end with some sort of crazy animal story so here we go in your honor, ron. some boaters in the eastern --
in florida got into a turf battle with a ten-foot gator. the gator chomping down on the boat as it comes near. the boaters sped up. >> oh, my gosh. >> the boater sped off before the gator could climb aboard. reminds me somewhat of anchoring the news next to paula faris on saturday morning. >> oh. >> don't come near. >> chomp, chomp, the only chomp i'm doing is for college football today. i promise i would never bite. >> that's goods good to know. i can exhale. >> just hugs for you and hugs for rob marciano. sitting in ron's chair. >> sad to see ron go but it's nice to sit down. >> he's just gone for the weekend. >> i think he'll be back tomorrow. co>> let's take you to iowa whe they have flooding there. manchester, iowa. state of emergency declared by the governor there for 13 counties, waterloo is getting it. cedar rapids will have issues. richland county, and vernon county, wisconsin, look at these
aerial shots. devastating flood there. the rivers in wisconsin are cresting now, and receding. the rivers in iowa are still rising. cedar river through cedar rapids. that water goes down into mississippi. another front comes through won't bring a whole lot of rain, thankfully, but into parts of oklahoma and texas we'll see significant rainfall there over 3 to 4 inches of it. big time fire weather watch for the west, santa ana event shaping up this weekend. we'll look for that sunday and monday. here's the local forecast. >> reporter: good morning, everyone, i'm meteorologist chris sowers with this accuweather update. big time changes for us in the delaware and the lehigh valleys. there's the front, showers in berks county and fleetwood and hamburg getting wet this morning. for the delaware valley, cloud
cover, a few spritzes and sprinkles possible later on. 75 degrees, feeling like fall. tomorrow, high of 73, after a morning low of 49. >> and that's karl with a "k." >> karl with a "k." so same spelling. that's the next half hour. >> we love you but don't get too comfortable in that hair. my man ron is coming back and he's got a strong right hook. thank you, sir. thousands expected at the national mall in washington, d.c. this morning to celebrate the opening of the newest african-american museum. >> president obama hosting a big reception at the white house on the eve of the opening. abc's robin roberts got an exclusive interview with the president as well as the first lady ahead of the museum's opening. >> it's here at last. it's here at last, thank god
almighty, it's here at last. >> and it's beautiful. >> decades in the making. a museum that chronicles both the tragedies and triumphs of american history. the 19th museum of the smithsonian campus exhibits over 3500 artifacts to honor the african-american journey. i know that you both have had a chance with your family to tour here. what were your first impressions, mr. president? >> the first impression is you are not just getting a chronological narrative of slavery and the civil rights movement but you're also reminded of how much the >> and film. this will end up being a museum for all americans. >> we remember, mrs. obama, at the democratic national convention when you said, i wake up every morning in a house
built by slaves. >> and i watch my daughters, two beautiful, intelligent black young women playing with their dogs on the white house lawn. >> one of the many things that struck me was that so much of what has happened and is represented in this museum has happened in our lifetime. you know, when you think about the fact that my great great-grandfather was a slave and today i live in the white house, that progress is huge and it's fast. >> to know that there are young people who now believe because of both of you that anything is possible, how does it make you feel in your heart and your head? >> i do think my presidency has sent a message to kids across the board. the sense that the human spirit can transform even the worst of circumstances into something beautiful and powerful. >> so today is the official opening day but, you know, this
was an idea suggested in 1915 by black civil war vets. it took legislation by congress in 2003 to really get the ball going and here we are today. >> robin said here at last. coming up on "gma" on this saturday morning, look at this. caught on camera. police pepper spraying a teenage girl. we'll hear from her after a quick break. keep it here. "good morning america" is brought to you by flonase allergy relief. you are greater than your allergies. allergies. don't let dust and allergens get between you and life's beautiful moments. by choosing flonase, you're choosing more complete allergy relief and all the enjoyment that comes along with it. when we breathe in allergens, our bodies react by overproducing 6 key inflammatory substances. most allergy pills only control 1. flonase controls 6. and six is greater than one. with flonase, more complete relief means enjoyment of every beautiful moment. flonase, six is greater than one, changes everything. ♪
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standing by with the accuweather forecast. >> reporter: good morning to you, brian we've been waiting a long time for this, 50s to the northwest, cold front in the process of pushing through, the dewpoints are lowering, it feels like a breath of fresh air, glassboro, 64. cinnaminson, 63. later this afternoon, highs around 75. clouds to sun. >> all right, chris we have more on the fatal fire in wilmington on "action news" at 9:00. back to "g.m.a."
welcome back to "gma" on a saturday morning. happening right now, the search is on for the gunman who opened fire at a mall in washington state. five people, four women and one man, dead. the shooter still on the loose after fleeing on foot. also right now, no inappropriate contact. sources tell abc news that while brad pitt did get into a shouting match on a flight with his children, there was no inappropriate physical contact. the actor is under investigation since his wife angelina jolie filed for divorce earlier this week. and it's a bird, it's a plane. any guesses what this is? >> it's a drone. >> it's your mail. on a drone. u.p.s. is pairing with a massachusetts robotmaker to experiment with drone deliveries. they had their first successful drop on an island three miles off the massachusetts coast. i'm not sure i want my 300-pound sink being delivered from a drone. i have to imagine there is a
weight parameter. >> yes, i would imagine that's the case. we a story recently about how they're delivering burritos this way. i'm much more down with that. >> food. >> food. put down your cell phone if you can. it is no text weekend. can you do this? how one family is responding to the challenge to really do this. it's an interesting idea. we'll tell you about that coming up. the teenager at the center of a really disturbing video speaking out this. >> the video showing an officer pepper spraying a girl in a squad car after her her bicycle collided with a car in maryland. our gio benitez spoke with her. >> you're being detained now for uncooperation. >> for what? >> for uncooperation of investigation. >> reporter: the handcuffed 15-year-old who police pepper sprayed is telling her story. ? i didn't know what was going on. i was very confused. >> reporter: brianna, who only wants us to use her first name is the girl seen in these police body cam videos. >> yeah, we are calling your parents. >> reporter: police concealed her face. they were told she bumped into a
car while riding her bike. she refused medical attention and police say wouldn't answer their questions. >> get off me. >> reporter: body cameras are rolling as she quickly goes from frightened to frantic. >> get off -- [ screaming ] >> reporter: refusing to give them her name. >> what's your name? >> reporter: what were you thinking? >> i was immediately thinking get off me. i didn't want this. >> we're trying to help you. we need your parent here. >> for what? >> because you're under age. >> i didn't know what i did to get in handcuffs. >> reporter: within minutes she's being put into a police car. but watch. >> put your feet in or you're getting sprayed. >> and then. >> reporter: she says she was sprayed four times. police say once. >> the cop reaches his arm around the door and sprays me in my mouth. >> if we would have had her information and we would have been able to call her parents to the scene, we would have adjudicated that right then and there. >> reporter: what's your message
to those police officers right now? >> i believe that they could have handled that a lot better. >> reporter: for "good morning america," gio benitez, abc news, hagerstown, maryland. >> that body cam video shows, you know, a whole new level of transparency but that's disturbing. >> yeah, it's tough to watch. let's check the weather once again and get it back to rob. hey, man. >> hey, guys, temperatures in the 80s across much of the east yesterday, so let's get you in the right frame of mind, snow in the rockies, also in the wasatch of utah. even in the sierras. this out of steamboat springs. even measuring almost an inch of snow there. we are loving it, the heat across the northeast is gone, we're getting into fall today. showers this morning, the front dips to the south, we get into the 70s at best. might not get above that tomorrow. we have frost advisories and freeze warnings for upstate new york and new england. temperatures in the 40s outside new york city and mid 30s in the albany new york. tropical karl with a k. this thing was dead at one point. it has come back to live,
bermuda is getting battered. it accelerates potentially as a hurricane as it moves out to sea. big game in pasadena, they are playing at the rose bowl, stan ford, that's what's shaking nationally, here's what's shaking where you live. >> reporter: good morning, i'm meteorologist chris sowers with this accuweather update. showers off to the northwest with the cold front pushing through, highs today around 75. >> looking forward it that game. it's not penn. it's penn state. two different schools. >> i don't know what you're talking about but i was taking the opportunity to annoy you as i always do. >> you never annoy me. >> well, i try. i try.
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i hate to admit that but it's true. >> i think we're all guilty of that. a challenge for us as it is no text weekend allowing us to focus on reconnecting and conversation and looking deep into one another's eyes again just like we're looking deep into rachel smith's eyes. >> deep into your eyes and you're so right, paula. we are so guilty of this tech obsession here but how many times a day are you glued to your phone texting? how long could you go without doing it, an hour, a day, a whole weekend? well, that is one family -- that is exactly what one family is doing. they're pledging to go this entire weekend without using their fingers to do the talking. dings and rings.
[ phone ringing ] have become our modern day melody, just ask aileen smith, mom of two boys and ceo of a tech company. >> so, i am constantly working seven days a week, 12-hour days. i know what it means to be hyperconnected. >> throughout the day i probably grab my phone to text someone every 10 to 15 minutes. >> one group is aiming to change that at least for a few days by launching no text weekend. >> no text weekend begins with a personal online challenge to try to talk. >> we encourage you to call your friends, call your family. >> no texting for the weekend. >> reporter: and it's not just a problem for the teens and tweens, even mom and dad find the challenge daunting. >> but no texting. we'll start first thing on saturday. >> it's 7:00 p.m. friday. >> reporter: crow creator jen and alison say while texting is magical, we're doing it too often and using it for conversations we should be having in person. >> when you can text important
emotional information but you don't know how it's landing with the other person, 90% of communication is nonverbal. >> reporter: so this weekend is all about reclaiming conversations and connecting with one another with your voice, not your screen. >> this is awesome. this is something that we have to do because it's important to for me as both mom and ceo to know stop, unplug. focus on the people that are right there right in front of you. all right. are you ready for this? >> am i? >> are you? >> are you? >> you think it's going to be harder for me than you to not text? >> you're always on your phone and just idly doing it. >> oh! >> the follow-up to that, right? so obviously the official no text weekend is right now this weekend, so if you missed out on the first 12 hours or so, it's not too late to get in on the action of the challenge so how would you guys fare? >> i think it's interesting because that mother and son, they clearly have a lot to talk about. >> clearly. >> i got a text from from our stage manager bill who is right off camera in the middle that story. >> nice one.
>> you know what, i really admire and sometimes i have a 1 1/2-year-old son and sometimes i'll be texting at home and he will throw things at my head. >> they notice big time. >> my 2-year-old with his binkie in his mouth will say, put your phone down. okay, you're right. yes. i don't want to set a bad example. >> i'm notorious for texting novels so this weekend i'm definitely inspired to pick up the phone and call -- >> at least one-liners. at least trim it down to one-liners. >> are we in? are we going to do this? >> i'll do it. i don't text that much. >> sure. dune. i'm in. >> i'm in too. >> come on, dan. >> i'm not doing it. i'm hooked on it. can you believe that? i might be lying. coming up on "gma," first ladies michelle obama and laura bush teaming up, what brought them together, their candid talk with abc's bob woodruff. >> he wanted to make sure his teenage girls had agents. teenage girls had agents. human papillomavirus. who knew hpv could lead to certain cancers? who knew my risk for hpv would increase as i got older? who knew that there was something
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what it's like to be in the white house. to have that kind of power and influence on an issue that is extremely important. >> i would say for sure one thing is worry. you think about them every single night when you get in bed. >> we've had the honor and the experience to visit our wounded at walter reed and many military hospitals and that is a sobering experience. >> to some degree it's an obvious answer to it but have you ever cried much? >> oh, god, yeah. yeah, i cry all the time. but it's more tears of pride. >> just a resilience also of people and of america. >> but how much do you really think you will be involved in this as time goes by? you think this is going to be for the rest of your life? >> yeah. >> for the both of you. >> yes, absolutely. what else are we going to do? >> i mean, the fact is you
really have a podium really always and i mean people still listen to barbara bush. don't you think? i certainly do. >> i just want to thank you personally and i think from everybody here for doing what you're doing. [ applause ] >> you know, seeing how partisan politics are right now, it's nice to see that. >> i like laura's comment about her mother-in-law. that was really interesting. keep it here, "pop news" is coming up next with the one and only rachel smith. we'll be right back. right back. ng. i'm just a tv doctor. i never went to college. (scream) i don't do blood. but now, thanks to cigna, i can do more than just look the part. is that a foot? we are the tv doctors of america. and we're partnering with cigna to help save lives. by getting you to a real doctor for an annual check-up. so go, know, and take control of your health. doctor poses. cigntogether, all the way.
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doing the commercial break. >> push-up. he did one and already sweating. >> but it was perfect. >> you'll see why, guys, right? it has to do with our first bit of "pop news" so david beckham, yeah, yeah, david beckham is joining the 22 push-up challenge accepting filmmaker's guy ritchie's invitation to join the cause. take a look. >> hello, mr. ritchie, film director. supreme athlete, so this is the second day of my 22 press-ups consecutively in 22 days. it's for a great cause, a serious cause, it's for all the servicemen and women that take their lives every single day. >> so, i mean this is for a great, great cause. >> wait. he couldn't put pants on for this? >> it's a serious cause and he's in his underwear next to alcohol. >> yes sh, and but can i add, you can hear he's got like this great piano music playing in the background but he's actually doing the push-ups on the piano in yeah. >> so unbelievable. >> are you taking note of the form, dan? >> i would say that dan's form was actually better. he's not quite going all the way. >> that's a bold statement.
on a serious note the challenge is in support of 22 kill, an organization raising awareness for veterans' mental health. >> an amazing and important cause, no question about it. >> i think we should all join in, seriously. >> and do 22, absolutely. >> i would do it. >> we should. >> i like it. >> i love that especially i'm an army brat. both of my parents were in the army. >> oh. >> near and dear. all right, well, this will melt your heart. one little girl experiencing love at first sight while meeting her very first ballerina at the ferry festival in delaware. okay, so little baby stella is wearing this magical pixie costume showed off and showing off that 100-watt smile there and then when she locked eyes with a ballerina, stella's mom saying she had actually never seen a ballerina or anything ballet related in her life until that day so her reaction surprised all of us and baby stella's grandmother actually is the one who captured the photo but look at that picture right there. her mouth is just like, she is in pure delight right there. love at first sight. incredible. who knows. maybe she'll be a future
ballerina. finally -- wow -- >> how did that happen? >> way to go, rachel. >> oh, my gourd, guys. >> did you get it? >> oh, yes. autumn is here. >> when can we eat? >> oh, my word. >> to kick off the season of like spooks and spices, we have this fall themed doughnut tower which is in front of rob. i don't know if you can see ron -- rob. but you can see the doughnut tower. >> try a bite of this. >> what's that? >> glazed doughnut. >> our treat has mini pumpkin filled doughnuts on the bottom. then we have some pumpkin pecan and praline mixed in then to top it off, we got a little honey glazed corn action. some pumpkins, some apple cider flavors. if popcorn is more your speed, check out pop karma which dan has pushed the two together. >> yeah. >> pumpkin spice and cinnamon spice with the popcorn. >> look at this. >> and then to wash it -- oh, wow. but wait for it. then you could really dip into this by starbucks, of course, this season, though, the new spicy best friend to the pumpkin
spice latte is the chili mocha latte. so, shall we? >> i like it. >> oh, wow. >> cheers. >> thank you for destroying my diet. you'll be back tomorrow. >> i sure will. >> see you then, everybody. take care. have a great saturday. >> cheers. good morning, america. >> i'm brian taff, coming up next on "action news" at 9:00. two firefighters are dead a third is fighting for life after a house fire in wilmington, delaware. we have the latest. five people were killed in a shooting at a washington state shopping mall, those stories, plus the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast next on "action news" saturday morning. .
that's where we find "action news" reporter, jeff chirico this morning. we know that crews went into the home to rescue several people including several children. >> reporter: that's right, brian and firefighters are on the scene this morning their job made more difficult knowing that two of their fellow firefighters have died, as you said the police chief confirmed within the past hour that a third firefighter is in critical condition. let's show you what it looked like after 3:00 a.m. this morning. firefighters arrived to heavy smoke an flames shooting from the house on the 1900 block of lake view street. the fire quickly spread to an adjoining row home. firefighters were attempting to rescue several people including small children when the floor collapsed beneath them. firefighters had to dig through the rubble to retrieve the body of one firefighter which they carried out draped in a flag. two others were rushed to the hospital one died at the hospital, a third is in criti