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with no surprise overages. on america's best network. good morning, america. breaking news. donald trump names retired general michael flynn as national security adviser according to a senior trump transition official. he's also set to meet former rival mitt romney to discuss secretary of state. the transition kicking into high gear as the president-elect holds his first with a head of state. blizzard warning. the first major snowstorm of the season. shutting down highways, sparking deadly pileups and delaying flights. creating a travel nightmare. less than a week before thanksgiving. now more cold and snow in the forecast. terrifying road rage. the chilling 911 call. the woman behind the wheel, she said she was attacked by a stranger. >> he's right behind me hitting me. >> did he hit your car? >> yes. >> her incredible escape from
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the family of four stranded for days when their van gets stuck surviving on halloween candy. but no cell phone to call for help. how they were finally found. good morning, america. happy friday. we're less than a week out from thanksgiving, and so all eyes on the weather and that first snowfall millions. >> yep, the snowfall in the middle of the country, seeing major weather whiplash. a 60-degree swing. some guys out golfing. that weather to this weather which makes you want to curl up under the sheets and ginger will have more on that. >> it could affect a lot of thanksgiving travel. in the meantime, a lot of work for donald
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officials confirmed former general michael flynn has accepted an offer to serve ago president-elect's national security adviser. that is a key position for a general with a long career in military intelligence. a general who is also courted controversy inside the government and on the campaign trail. >> we're set to learn that he met with mitt romney. we have the latest developments in washington. martha raddatz joins us. good morning, martha. >> reporter: these are key posts in any administration, but as for mike flynn, he has been with trump from the beginning. two senior trump transition officials confirm that lieutenant general has accepted the offer to be national security adviser. a controversial figure, flynn roused support at the republican national convention with the infamous lock her up chant against hillary clinton. >> lock her up. that's right. brrk -- [ "lock her up" ] yeah, that's right, lock her up. >> reporter: and in his book "field of fight" flynn writes "i don't believe all cultures are morally equivalent."
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romney. transition sources telling abc news the two will meet this weekend and that romney is under consideration for secretary of state. the meeting coming after months of mudslinging from both sides. >> he's playing the members of the american public for suckers. he gets a ride to the white house, and all we get is aousy hat. >> did you ever see a guy like this? he didn't like it when i said he choked like a dog. he choked like a dog. >> reporter: thursday afternoon the president-elect also sending out a memo about his meeting with alabama senator jeff sessions, saying, while nothing has been finalized, he has been unbelievably imes pressed with and his phenomenal record. >> well, i'd be honored to be considered and, well, mr. trump will make those decisions. >> reporter: but critics immediately pointing to sessions' past allegations of racist behavior. one lawyer he worked with said
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sessions denied the allegation. away from cameras overnight, the president-elect also having his first face-to-face meeting with a world leader meeting with japanese prime minister abe who told reporters after the meeting that trump is a leader who i can have great confidence in. and this morning, donald trump implying he's delivering on his campaign promises to keep jobs in america. tweeting, just got a call from my friend, bill ford, chairman of ford, who advised me that he will be keeping the lincoln plant in kentucky, no mexico. but ford tells abc news it never planned to relocate the entire plant. robin. >> so that is not clear but what is clear is general flynn being the national security adviser. you have known him for many years. what do you make of this selection, martha? >> reporter: he is considered
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but in this role, he will be helping to shape u.s. foreign policy. the military in all aspects. he will have trump's ear all the time and this does not require congressional approval. robin. >> all right, martha, thank you. let's get more on this now from our chief political analyst, matthew dowd, and also john cohen, national security official in republican and democratic administrations, also worked with general flynn. let me begin with you, as martha pointed out the general had had great successes in iraq and afghanistan. defense intelligence agency head early and has courted controversy. >> yeah, good morning, george. yes. general flynn is smart, he's intelligent. he's experienced. his military and intelligence experience will serve him well in the role of national security adviser, but he's very intense, and he's very forceful, particularly when he's advocating his ideas and he has been known to be somewhat dismissive of the ideas of others.
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if he's going to be an effective national security adviser to the new president. >> yeah. the job of national security adviser generally seemed to be an honest broker among the various cabinets. let me go to you, matthew dowd. mitt romney, interesting he'll come in for a meeting with donald trump to talk about the possibility of secretary of state. whether that turns out to be true or not, even talking about it, a little boon for president-elect trump. >> yeah. and i'm not surprised thad mitt romney would sit down won their election that mitt romney would have sat down with hillary clinton if asked. he cares for the country, he loves the country, has to unite. i would be surprised if mitt romney gets an appointment or even takes an appointment, but having a meeting is good. general flynn, this is a guy unfiltered and very much in the mold of donald trump, shoot from the hip. i'm reminded of donald trump's appointment so far with steve
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ken kenny chesney song, "better as a memory," all my friends are pirates, that's just who i am. he seems to be assembling a pirate brigade. >> senator sessions. we talked about those allegations of racism that caused him a judgeship 20 years ago and served in the senate 20 years since then. how serious will those be in his confirmation if he is chosen for a job like attorney general? >> well the senate gives deference to the appointments of the president. it's his privilege to make the problematic for president-elect trump in this appointment in this, it is a question the country is very concerned about diversity and how appeals are made and what happened in the campaign and again senator sessions could have a real problem getting approval by the senate. >> and, john, you served in national security positions during transitions as well and we're seeing something of a break of protocol with donald trum he met with the japanese prime minister yesterday and had dozens of phone calls but not
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>> that's true, and it was somewhat unusual and we've seen many unusual things during the course of this campaign in the early stages of this transition. but this is a very important thing to remember, this administration will be taking charge of the government at a time when we are facing significant threat as broad and significant threats at home. they'll be need to be ready day one to handle a crisis. the minute the oath is administered they own any crisis that impacts the united states. >> john cohen and matthew dowd, thanks very much. much more on the transition this sunday o >> thank you, george. now let's turn to phillip mena who drew the short straw in the middle of the first snow of the season in sioux falls, south dakota. good morning, phillip. >> reporter: michael, good morning. yeah. that first major snowstorm the season has arrived here in sioux falls, giant stockpiles of this rock salt about the size of a three-story building at the ready. about 500 tons of this stu
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those roads safe. winter is finally here. up to a foot of snow falling in wyoming and colorado. much of it touching down at rush hour. the slick roads and poor visibility leading to dangerous driving conditions. at least two people died in accidents on i-70 near denver. the freeway shut down in both directions. this 15-car pileup caused by a mix of snow and sleet. massive delays at denver international airport. >> we were delayed u and then they canceled it and said we'll have to wait till the morning. >> reporter: in wyoming, dozens of accidents as drivers fought to stay on the road on interstate 80. the snow started falling here about an hour ago and it is not letting up. up to ten inches could fall today as this storm heads east. michael. >> all right, thank you, phillip. stay warm and be safe. ginger, you have more on where
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next. it's blasting east. can you see this out of sturges, south dakota. roads look like this for so many folks and a lot of people hit the road today and air travel for thanksgiving because they have next week off. so this is a big deal with this storm blowing through. blizzard warnings or parts of western minneapolis driving along 94 to fargo. that will be tral not advised. just don't do it. give it 24 hours if you can, aberdeen, and snowfall, not just a couple inches. some will get 6 to 12 inches of snow in northern minnesota but even in minneapolis you get the wind gusting to 30, 40 miles per hour, and that's why just west of them, you have that blizzard warning. just a real quick look at the cold, the chill is no joke. feels like 5 in denver. remember when we were talking 80. >> out there golfing and all that. okay. whoo. what a difference. >> distant memory. >> thank you so much. now to an alarming confrontation with an arizona police officer caught on camera. the officer seen scuffling with a woman and then punching her. he now says there is more to the story. our senior justice correspondent
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robin. today an arizona patrolman has been placed on administrative leave after yet another controversial police encounter, as you said, caught on tape. the video is jarring. an officer punching a woman in the face during an eviction. >> hey, you can't hit a girl like that. >> reporter: look again in slow motion. a direct blow to the face. >> punched in the face two times, i was choked. it was just a brutal attack. >> reporter: but the flagstaff police officer, jeff bonar, w apparently has no history of excessive force claims marisa morris resisted arrest kicking and kneeing him in the groin before he hit her. something she denies. the case now under investigation. >> we became aware of this incident primarily through social media. we immediately became concerned. >> reporter: overnight authorities releasing clips from the officer's body camera showing the moments following the tense exchange. but not the entire encounter. >> stop. >> reporter: police now looking into why the officer did not
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>> i didn't do anything. >> reporter: the case symbolic of the overwhelming prevalence of cameras and smartphones placing police under more scrutiny. it's become reflex to pull out their phones and record interactions with police. like we saw here in alabama last november when college students reached to are their cameras in unison and later recorded police beating them. back in the arizona hear the bystander recording the video, comforting the woman. >> i got it on camera. >> reporter: it's a complicated case. a classic he said/she said and now police under the microscope must make a judgment call as to whether the officer broke the law. robin. >> hope they get to the bottom of it. all right, pierre, thank you. let's turn to dr. besser and there's a huge mumps outbreak on some college campuses. thousands of cases across the country this year and dr. besser, mumps seems like a childhood illness. >> right. >> there is a vaccine for it.
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why on college campuses? >> this is a big increase, but the vaccine doesn't protect 100% of people. if you get two doses, which is what you should get, that's going to protect about 88% of people. if you only get one dose of the vaccine that will protect about 78% of people. so that means on college campuses a lot of people who are still at risk of the mumps and collegcampuses are disease incubators. i have two kids in college. one had mumps, the other one is always sick. quarters and sharing secretions and water bottles. it's a place where diseases tend to spread. >> what are the symptoms of mumps? >> telltale sign is that swelling of the cheeks, loss of the jaw line because your salivary glands are inflamed. fever, body aches, all those viral symptoms and most recover fine, though there are some who will get some swelling of the brain, rarely you can get swelling of the testicles. if you're pregnant it can affect the baby so you want to do what you can to prevent the disease
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from people for five days. >> vaccines, five days. >> and try not to share this stuff. you know, campus, there is a lot of the sharing and kissing. there's risk. >> a lot of the kissing. >> might not stop the kissing. >> i know. i talk to my kids. there's no way. it's not going to happen. >> you know what, you'll be answering everybody's questions on twitter. have any questions just ask dr. besser. he'll have the answer for you. >> what are you going to do? >> throw your kids under the bus. >> okay. it's on you now. thanks for that transition. good morning, guys. just hours before president obama arrives in peru the secret service has released pictures of its biggest counterfeit cash bust ever. look at that. $30 million in fake bills linked to a criminal organization in peru along with printing presses. 48 people arrested. peru, by the way, is the top producer of fake american currency. nearly 200 square miles have now burned as those wildfires rage across the south.
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air quality is so bad there, children are being kept inside during school recess and people with asthma are now being told to close their windows. a dramatic call for help in maryland as a woman was mauled by a bear. she was walking down her daughter's driveway when she was attacked. the bear was apparently protecting its cub. the woman survived by playing dead but you have to hear this 911 call. >> please come now send someone now. he's broken my arms and my legs. i can't move. and i'm gonna die, please hurry. oh, my god, here he comes. please, dear god, no, please dear god, no, hurry, sir. >> ah, she suffered a broken arm, she needed 70 stitches but she's is recovering thankfully. in business news volkswagen is cutting 30,000 jobs as it tries to recover from that emissions cheating scandal. the company is paying $15
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and finally, if you want to play hooky from work and call in sick, we have the results of an important survey for you. a research firm found the best time to call in sick is 6:38 a.m. on a tuesday. that's when your claim of illness will be found most credibleple not on a monday or a friday because that's too close to the weekend. the best excuse you ask, stomach problems. nobody wants those details. and apparently novem months to call in sick so just be careful. >> you just ruined that for everybody. >> i know, really. should have told us that off camera. >> 6:38 is a little late for us. >> it would like 3:38 for us. >> okay, thank you, amy. we move on to that family of four in washington state found safe and sound after they went missing for days. it all began when their car got stuck and abc's neal karlinsky has the details on how they survived. >> reporter: 48 terrifying hours
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washington state logging road came to an end with this 911 call. >> i found the people in the woods, the mcalisters. they're from grays harbor. they've been gone a few days and have two babies. >> reporter: jason and melissa mcalistealong with their 2-year-old and 8-month-old daughters vanished on tuesday. this morning, jason says the family van got stuck in mud while trying to go around the stranding them. >> got dark on us and so we spent a night on the side of the road after i made a shelter. >> reporter: he says they survived on leftover halloween candy and rainwater. they had no cell phone and turned the van's engine on and off in shifts to keep warm, but preserve their gas. thursday morning, they heard on the radio that people were out searching for them so jason says they left a bread crumb trail of white pieces of paper behind seen right there as they hiked off looking for help.
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>> yeah, search and rescue has been looking for you guys for a few days. >> and you said they're dehydrated? >> yeah. a little bit. but they look pretty good really. >> reporter: this morning, the family of four is waking up at home healthy and thankful. >> everybody is good. god is great. and happy to be alive. >> reporter: for "good morning america," neal karlinsky, abc news, seattle. >> a lot of gratitude there. >> rightfully so. ginger, you have more on this >> we're about to do our own temperature tumble. look at new york city, 60s today, snow blowing through just north of the city as we go in. the temperatures are going to go right with it. let's get to the weekend getaway
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good morning, here's your first alert that well, it's not warm outside. it's 20 degrees in denver with a wind chill of 11. we have dry roads in town but the side streets, icy. jayson will have more in a few minutes. it will be pretty chilly today. we'll be in the 30s mid a high of 40. but this fast moving storm out of here, so we have clearing skies and sunshine state wide today. looking ah you know who's pumped about the cold and snow? that's a picture from vail, colorado. breckenridge open tomorrow. >> where i learned how to ski. >> we can go back today. coming up, we have new clues
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welcome back to "gma." you are looking at trump tower right now, and we have that breaking news about donald trump's white house team. he has chosen former general michael flynn to serve as national security adviser in the white house. also learned that former rival mitt romney, set to meet with trump this weekend, possibly in consideration for secretary of state. and also right now, there's a see their first snowstorm of the season. shutting down highways, sparking deadly pileups. more snow in the forecast. that's right. less than a week before thanksgiving. you guys are going to make me do this? >> ah. want me to read this? and the carolina panthers beat the new orleans saints taking it 23-20 in a tough battle. that was cruel. >> so close. >> i know but how about cam newton --
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cam newton's shoes. check these out. zebra stripes with fox tail on the back. he usually wears a fox tail in his postgame press conference. he transferred the shoes. between him and antonio brown and odell beckham jr. they do great things with their shoes and sometimes pay tribute to whatever the cause is, so shoes are now the new fashion thing for these guys. >> that's true. >> they're the new fashion things? >> i need a tail on my shoes. >> we'll move on. different kind of story. manhattan. we're learning more about two men charged in connection with killing a 26-year-old on the upper east side and linzie janis is on the scene with the latest. good morning, linzie. >> reporter: good morning, george. police say they now know how joseph comunale was murdered and they believe they know who did it. the question they are still working on this morning is why. overnight two men in court charged in connection with the murder of 26-year-old joseph comunale, the connecticut man
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>> this is more from a missing person's to a homicide investigation. >> reporter: james rackover with a long criminal history and 28-year-old lawrence dilione now facing charges of hindering prosecution and concealing a corpse. >> stabbed 15 times in the chest area, and there was also an effort to burn his body. >> reporter: police believe comunale's body was removed for a luxury manhattan high-rice where rackover lives on this blood-stained luggage cart. >> appears to be bleach on that as well. >> reporter: police say one of the suspects helping them to find the body believed to be comunale's in a shallow grave 55 miles away in new jersey. >> a disturbing crime scene. >> reporter: investigators say comunale met rackover, dilione and three women at a nightclub. the group going back to rackover's apartment in the early hours of sunday morning. >> the motive is undetermined
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speculative for me to say it was anything other that that p ot. other than a dispute of course. >> reporter: rackover shares a name with prominent new york city jeweler jeffrey rackover whose clients reportedly include oprah and melania trump but the two are not related. >> he actually let this young man change his name to his name. you can't adopt somebody over 18 but he let him change his name. >> reporter: friends say jeffrey had been helping the troubled florida man whose name used to be james beaudoin clean up his life. >> this is such tragedy for the young man killed and for james whose life will never be the same and for jeffrey rackover who thought he had this son he never had. he just can't believe what occurred. >> reporter: police say they are still trying to determine exactly what happened inside that apartment building. both men still face murder charges and neither are cooperating. george. >> okay, thanks. let's talk to dan abrams right now. and so the body pretty gruesome story, but body found on
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it seems pretty fast. >> it seems pretty clear they had a suspect already targeted. meaning that he was reported missing as of monday. i think they knew where he was. they knew who lived there. they found possible suspect. suspects then at least one of the suspects, leads them to the body. y they then find the body, you know, 100 miles away from where this allegedly happened and that's i think why this investigation is moving so quickly but trying to assess exactly who was the most culpable one here. >> you have multiple suspects right now. some charges filed but they're going to try to turn one witness against the other perhaps? >> i think they may. i think they want to know who did the stabbing, right? i mean, the theory right now is that this was some sort of fight. some sort of incident that led to this stabbing. so the question is going to be with more than one person in custody, i think they're going to want to know who is the stabber and who was there who may have helped, who may have helped conceal the body, et cetera, and what authorities may want to do in a case like this
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deal with the less culpable person. and say, all right. we'll still charge you. you'll still serve some time but we'll be able to get you out a lot earlier if you're willing to help us and testify against the other person because that person could be a critical eyewitness. we don't know that to be the case right now but in these kind of cases that tends to be what happens. >> okay, dan abrams, thanks very much. >> so much going on there. now to more on former fox news leader, roger ailes. he was pushed out of his job as you know after being accused of sexual harassment by some of the network's top anchors, but not all of those accusing him were in such high-profile positions. abc's elizabeth vargas is here with one woman's story of what she claims happened. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, robin. laurie luhn worked for roger ailes for more than two decades. rising to director of booking at fox news. she says for much of that 20 years, she was exsexually
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ailes, and cupped to his demands for sexual favors. luhn's story first exploded onto the pages of "new york" magazine but now sharing even more of it exclusively with us. tell me first of all why you decided to speak out. >> elizabeth, i think that i went through such hell for so many years i finally felt safe when i saw that other women were speaking up. >> reporter: for decades laurie luhn was one of roger ailes' closest associates. they met when she was 28 years old. working on george h.w. bush's first presidential campaign. consultant. >> i wanted to meet him. i wanted to work for him. i was so excited. i introduced myself to him on the elevator. >> reporter: laurie says ailes invited her for an interview with his firm. >> i think he wanted to gauge what kind of person i was. if i was insecure, if i was
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vulnerabilities? >> absolutely and i was real insecure. >> reporter: he offered her work doing research. according to luhn, it became clear what he wanted when he asked her to meet him at his hotel room one night. >> he came to town periodically and expect me to do whatever he told me to do. >> like what? what would he tell to you do? >> he said that i needed training. >> you needed training? >> reporter: laurie says ailes told her to strip down to her lingerie and dance for him. >> he would have me get down on my knees and tell going to do whatever i tell to you do at any time. do you understand that? >> reporter: she says ailes instructed her to perform a sex act on him. >> i didn't question it and that's the big -- that was his big thing. don't ever question anything i ask you to do. >> reporter: according to her, that was no aberrant incident. it continued off and on for more than 20 years. laurie too afraid to tell anyone. you know people hearing this will say, why on earth would you go along with this?
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go and consult or cry on the shoulder of some friend. i was completely isolated. i was isolated in the workplace. >> what did you think would happen to you if you complained or tried to refuse? >> have you ever seen roger ailes when he's unhappy? it's not a good sight to see. it's pretty scary. >> reporter: toward the end of laurie luhn's tenure at fox news, she filed a complaint against roger ailes, alleging sexual harassment. fox news paid her more than $3 million. roger ailes is releasing his statement to us saying, "ms. luhn is someone i once regarded as a friend and a person who i helped for many years. the stories she is telling are fabrications built on half-truths and outright lies and i can only assume are opportunistically intended to thrust her back into the limelight at my expense." we will have much more on laurie's shocking story on "20/20" including details of the nervous breakdown she says she
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relationship with ailes unraveled. >> oh, my gosh. it's going to be quite an hour. all right. good to see you, elizabeth. thank you. you can see elizabeth's interview tonight on "20/20," part of her special report on sexual harassment at 10:00 p.m. eastern on abc. michael. >> all right, thank you, robin. coming up on our big board, a thanksgiving travel alert. air lines are expect a record number of flyers. head to the airport. and a big change is coming to mcdonald's. we'll tell you all bit when we come back in two minutes with
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gift card. toys"r"us ...awwwesome! it's time for the big board. we'll dig into more on today's top stories starting with this thanksgiving travel. airlines expect above average number of travelers and david kerley is at reagan national airport with more on h is getting ready for the crush. you spoke to the head of the
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>> reporter: i did yesterday, george. he says he's ready, but remember those long, long lines we had in the spring? two and three-hour waits. a lot changed since then according to the tsa administrator and hired an additional 1,400 officers and convert another 2,000 to full time. so he says he's now at the staffing where he says he can handle the lines. but as you mentioned a ill bit earlier, they are expecting a record 22 million folks to come through checkpoints like this between now and the monday after >> well, that's a lot of people. david, they were able to get through the summer with help and money from congress. but after this year, what happens? >> reporter: yeah. that's really where they are able to do some of this hiring and whatnot, and the airlines had been ponying up with a lot of money, too p so it's a lot of finge
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now without long lines so the big question is what does happen? the airlines say they'll stop spending the money next year. congress, what will they do? the administrator told me they're talking about it but next year comes pretty quickly. >> you got news out of o'hare, second busiest airport in the country and workers there voted to strike. what kind of impact did that have? >> reporter: yeah. this is needless to say, leverage for the union right before one of the busiest travel days so these are airline workers who clean the cabins and do other things at the airport threatening to strike over the holiday weekend. the airlines say if that happens, they'll just bring in additional people. they don't expect a major impact on chicago, but you know this is a hub and spoke, and get slowed down here, it can affect the entire system. >> thank you. now to big news from mcdonald's. they announced they're expanding table service to all of its u.s. restaurants, so standing in line for your big mac at at the golden arches could soon be a thing of the past. and nick watt is at a mcdonald's in california right now, and good morning, nick. nick, why the big change for mcdonald's? >> reporter: michael, burger
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menu, artisanal buns and order on your smartphone app and mcdonald's, the big daddy, granddaddy doesn't want to get left behind, so they have made these changes in 500 restaurants so far. you no longer have to stand in line to pay and wait for your food. right now, we have it in southern california, new york, coming soon to i believe chicago, san francisco, d.c., and if it works, if we like it, to all the country. >> how will it work? you don't order from your table, do you? >> reporter: no, you order from this. a $60,000 kiosk, egg mcmuffin, thank you very much. make it a meal, pay here and take this bluetooth kind of zapper thing with you to your table so they know where you're sitting and then your food is delivered to you. they've been doing it already in australia and europe and apparently customer satisfaction is up and al, ah -- >> that's the quickest delivery ever. >> thank you very much. i'm good. thank you very much.
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service. >> reporter: they'll bring you ketchup, and apparently in europe and australia, they're loving it. also people are spending more money because when you can customize your own sandwich you get a bit carried away. >> what's the tipping policy? >> i believe we ordered food for you as well. maybe even for david kerley. >> really. >> david too? >> well, yeah. >> all right. >> thank you. >> you know what, thank you both. thanks to everybody and mcdonald's for taking care of breakfast this morning. george and i are going to love this. coming up in two minutes this incredible story of this young woman and how she escaped that terrible road rage. plus, we gear up for black friday. how do you gear up for it? we'll tell you how to tell a deal from a dud.
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a woman in arizona says another driver chased a woman for miles while she begged a 911 operator for help. abc's kayna whitworth has more. >> a guy's hitting into the back of me trying to kill me on the road. he is flicking me off. >> reporter: this morning an arizona woman says out of nowhere, she was the victim of violent road rage. >> oh, my god. he's in the middle of the street. >> reporter: fatima tsouli says she was driving in scottsdale when she said this man, jowen noel moses, who she ha seen before, aggressively slammed into the back of her car and started following her. >> he's right behind me hitting me. >> did he hit your car? >> yes. twice. >> reporter: tsouli says he hit her car seven times. >> oh, my god. >> reporter: the 911 operator tries to keep her calm for eight minutes on the phone, while at the same time, trying to get her help. >> ma'am, i need you to take a deep breath and calm down so we
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>> reporter: tsouli pleading to other drivers for assistance, some calling 911 themselves. >> there is a black sedan that crossed over the line and is driving completely erratically speeding, passing people and almost hit a head-on collision with a car that it forced off the road. >> reporter: police finally catch up with the suspect, but he takes off. eventually crashing into another patrol car. this morning, the 25-year-old is facing multiple charges including driving under the influence, reckless driving and aggravated assault. he has not yet enter be alive. >> it was 25 minutes of pure torment. i could have died. i could have lost my life. >> reporter: for "good morning america," kayna whitworth, abc news, los angeles. >> when you hear something like that. >> wow. >> think the other drivers were doing all they could to help. >> yeah. coming up, those black friday bargains, we're just a week away but are those savings really deals or are they duds? michael, you'll go one-on-one? >> robert wagner, hollywood
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% denver-metro cauued issues on the roads and they aren't over yesterday. eric lupher is joining us. air, you how are% conditions now owe eric, how are conditions now? >>reporter: it's improving. it's taking time for the road to thaw out. we're west of the parker road and we have been here all morning long. and you can see a truck coming by. cars are getting through fine here. it has been slushy on the road. there was a sheath of ice. the extra volume on the roads -- take it easy because the intersections and the bridges overpass is usual. they're going to be icy this morning, jason. there's a rollover crash along 83. this is c-470 westbound and eastbound, the sunshine is taking over here. this is southbound i-225. it's turning more wet coming through 84th avenue.
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drive on 225, it's packed from before parker road to the denver tech center. 15 plus minutes on this commute and take a look at the drive down there. it's early problems that have set us off. we haven't recovered, the side streets like parker road and arapahoe road hasn't recovered from the lights out at potomac and there's a lot of traffic through the nvh center. the west side of town is quiet, but slower than average. a couple of crashes on alameda including one on quebec i-70, lisa, 270 and the drive into boulder slow for us in a lot of pockets. it's cold outside. 15 degrees. a wind chill of 9 degrees right now. a cold end to our week. blue skies, sunshine. you're going to find our wind chills this afternoon will be in the 20s to low 30s with our highs around 40 degrees. so we do have a cold end to our week, but is going to get warmer this weekend.
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. we have a blizzard warning in the midwest less than a week till thanksgiving and the first major snowstorm of the season is shutting down highways delaying flights and now the cold blast is barreling towards the northeast. ? deals or duds? are those black friday bargains really saving you big bucks? we're breaking down the secrets of the so-called savings. ? spoiler alert. who got away with murder? it's finally revealed who is under the sheet on prime time's hottest show. now the actor here live first on "gma." ? all that and it's mickey's birthday. and they're here to say -- >> all: good morning, america. >> good morning, america.
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a big party coming up. we have the ultimate feel-good friday story. like that's not enough. the students who stepped up in a huge way to welcome back their teacher who is facing breast cancer. this was a total surprise. the song they sang and they'll join us later. >> we'll have her join us live and we can't wait to talk to her. >> you know, we're also continuing to celebrate our mission pawsible. we got so many great success stories. we're up to like, what, over 3,600 dog adoptions but sometimes older dogs get forgotten. the statistics are pretty incredible. a little upsetting. we want to change that so we'll tell you a story about that coming up. >> looking forward to that. the morning rundown from amy. >> good morning. we begin with breaking news from trump tower. several new developments this hour. president-elect donald trump has chosen his national security adviser, transition officials say retired general michael flynn has accepted trump's offer. flynn left the military two
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criticized the obama administration's policies fighting islamic terrorists and also called for closer ties with russia. over the summer at the republican convention he led the "lock her up" chant against hillary clinton. president-elect trump will meet this weekend with mitt romney. the two have been harshly critical of one another. during the campaign romney called trump a fraud and trump called romney a loser and now he's considering him for secretary of state, sources say. an adviser absolutely openly naming formal rivals to his cabinet. also breaking news, senior officials on the trump transition seem say alabama senator jeff sessions has been offered the position of attorney general. no word yet if sessions has accepted. meanwhile, newt gingrich says he will not be serving in the trump white house. he had been mentioned for several positions including secretary of state. well, president-elect trump is taking credit for a decision by ford to keep producing its lincoln suv in kentucky instead
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con twitter trump wrote i worked hard with bill ford to keep the lincoln plant in kentucky. i owed it to the great state of kentucky for their confidence in me. ford promised to keep it open even if they decided to move suv production. a blizzard warning in effect in the plains as millions face the first significant snowfall of the year. up to a foot has already fallen in wyoming and colorado. the storm is blamed for at least two deaths on a highway and a 20-vehicle pileup that close interstate 70 in colorado. meanwhile, in the south, no relief for the crews fighting dozens of wildfires there. 190 square miles have burned in the drought conditions and some fires could burn until spring. the smoke casting a haze over tennessee, north carolina and georgia. forcing people to breathing problems to stay indoors. and history was made in space travel overnight. american astronaut peggy whitson took off on her way to the international space station along with russian and french
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oldest woman to travel in space. and finally, definitive scientific proof of something that already knew and so do lots of other women. guess what, women can multitask better than men. researchers using brain scans found that women can easily do more than one thing at a time like just, for example, answering the phone while checking e-mail while holding the baby but the test showed men who faced those same needed to mobilize extra brain power and energy while w powers naturally. yes. >> like superheroes. >> exactly. we're sheroes. >> i'm not even trying to get in trouble. >> i'll represent. that's right. >> yes, dear. >> a good way to start the weekend. yes, dear. >> thank you, amy. how about a little "pop news." >> hi, robin. happy friday, tgif and it is a moment in american pop culture that will always be remembered. marilyn monroe singing to jfk as
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remember that curve hugging dress she wore? it's making headlines. the stunning gown which was so tight it had to be sewn on to her body put on the auction block. it went for $4.8 million. >> oh, come on. happened at julian's auctionness los angeles. the lucky buyer ripley's believe it or not, believe it or not, so you can all enjoy it. the dress has 2500 hand sewn crystal, a presale estimate of 3 the final sale price makes it the most expensive dress ever sold at auction surpassing another marilyn iconic dress, that white number -- >> that blew up. >> in "the seven-year itch" that went for $4.6 million in 2011. >> 9.4 million between two dresses. ripley's dit but like you said everybody gets a chance to enjoy it. also in "pop news" this morning, an amazing art discovery. this painting that you're about
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martially completed has finally resurfaced about to hit the auction block expected to fetch up to an estimated $2 million. i guarantee you it goes over that. it was discovered in the private california collection of a woman who worked for kahlo in the '50s and was believed to be a gift from the artist's husband as a thank you. the woman now in her 90s took it to california where it hung unnoticed for 60 years. the discovery so staggering because the mexican government paintings forbidding their export. "the girl with a necklace" was paymented by her when she was 22. said that kh wlchlt o probably kept it until her death. all that making it more desirable. >> priceless. >> i'm excited to see where that trades and then he's back. my man, john mayer releasing his first single in two years.
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weekend." i believe it was written for u. john and i, the first line of his song has us saying tgif. listen up ? it's a friday we finally made it i can't believe i get to see your face ? >> i can't believe i get to see your face too, john. the singer unveiling the song during a facebook live yesterday. it's a great song, check it out. also saying that with the 27 release of his album the search for everything he has more music coming. >> yes. >> t year. mayor calls it a mix tape of everything that inspires him and all the styles that he's made before and that sounds pretty darned good to us. tgif. >> anything else you want to say to john. >> hello, john. how are you doing? no, i'm good. i'm good. >> we're good. thank you, lara. coming up before you jump into that black friday rush, are the bargains worth it, which ones are actually deals and which are duds?
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we are back now with that black friday rush. it is a famous time of the year for great bargains but are some of those deals really just studs? beckworley has the answer for us. ads and deal sites tout the best prices of the year but gadget review site the wirecutter says hold on. deals on quality products aren't as plentiful as you'd think. >> we found that somewhere under 1% of the deals were actually worthwhile. >> reporter: they say the top rated items aren't as likely to be discounted. they also point to price inflation that can take place around the holidays to make discounts look bigger. take this dyson vacuum.
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if you look back it was being sold for $80 less last august. tvs, though, are a different story. >> in terms of products that give people some of the greatest discounts on black friday and someone's always looking out for it's tvs. you can get good discountses on great tvs and great discounts on good tvs. >> reporter: also apple products. they rarely go on sale but can be discounted on black friday by 10% to 15%. so how do you weed out the good dials from the bad? read reviews in advance. then use a deal aggregator site like and let you search for the lowest price and use this site,, crazy name to track price over time. if you find a lower price in the past hold on. odds on it'll go back down in price sometime after black friday. one last point.
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they say their holiday lightning deal, flash sales that come and go will be the lowest price on that item in the last 365 days guaranteed. but if you want alerts on them, you need to use the amazon app. add an item to the shopping list t has to be on your list and if it gets a price cut, robin, you get a notification in realtime. >> becky, you are in the know sharing your contact information with us and our >> i'm shopping for you. >> you have a great weekend. thanks, beck. >> you too. coming up, that "how to get away with murder" bombshell. the star who was under the sheet, spoiler alert, is here live. ? blame it on the night ? coming up, "gma" puts a little love in your heart sing-along brought to you by subaru. take a good look around.?
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you can give a little more this holiday. ? oh, yeah, that is mickey's birthday celebration getting started out here. i learned some dance moves. i'm right next to mickey. it is a good morning, america.
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>> good morning, it's 8:19. this storm is moving fast. clearing skies and sunshine. fresh snow on the ground finally and temperatures that's starting to slowly climb. we'll be at 32 and freezing by 10:00. low 40s this afternoon under plenty of sunshine. to a chilly daa today. it does get all now to screen legend robert wagner. 'written a new book about the golden age of hollywood called "i loved her in the movies." we sat down and talked about his six decades working with so many famous leading ladies including stephanie powers, one of my favorites shows, "hart to hart." welcome, my friend? thank you. >> 60 years in the business which is amazing to me but i want toic that you back.
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[ applause ] so, did you have any idea that show would be such a hit. >> the chemistry worked with stephanie and myself and the audience has picked up on it and it was a great time for us. we all had a wonderful time. >> i thought you two were really married. i was all over the show but in this book, "i loved her in the movies," this is i guess a love letter to all the women that you worked with. all these beautiful talented actr work-related with. you did a screen test with marilyn monroe but not only did you do a screen test, is it it true -- but outside of the screen test is it true you bought a cadillac from her. >> yes, i bought her car. atsensional car. but, you know, marilyn, i mean we were all kids together. but she was a terrific lady. i mean, she was wonderful and lots of fun. joyous person, had a great sense
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>> that wa >> that was a good car. what was the color. >> black leather. black seats, yeah. it worked. >> very fortunate to meet all the women you talk about in this book and one -- everything was not always great. there was a tough period for you when your wife, natalie wood, drowned in a boating accident and this is what you say. you say when natalie died i how was it to deal with that to this y. michael. you know, it's always -- it was a tremendous loss for all of us. we have her memories and that's the most important. >> where did the idea of this book come from? >> it really is a tribute to all of these wonderful women and they all gave us so much over the years and i was so fortunate to be able to work with many of them and know a lot of them. >> do you think the women have come a little bit further than
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comes to equality in the business? >> i think a little bit -- i think a little bit. i think it's difficult, you know. it's a business that's run by mostly men and i think when you become successful and you become an object, you know put upon much, it's hard to separate all of that. >> i want to play a little game with you. okay? play a little game with you. you starred with so many trailblazing amazing i'm going to throw out a name and give me the first word that comes to mind. [ applause ] remember this is morning television. first thing that comes to mind. elizabeth taylor. >> you looked in those eyes and i mean it takes a lot of concentration to keep going, you know what i'm saying. >> yeah. [ applause ]
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>> you know, she's got that wonderful warmth about her. you just feel it. you know, have you ever met her. >> yes, i have. >> how did you do? [ applause ] good, huh? >> just like that i mumbled. and last but not least, audrey hepburn. >> i just adored her. everybody that met her just thought she was the best. and she was. she was very, very special lady. >> i got not just thank you for being here but thank you for writing this book. >> you're welcome. [ applause ] >> looking for a great read this weekend "i loved her in the movies" is out now. all right, lara. >> thank you so much. michael, i'm here, michael with a mystery guest and the moment that you have all been waiting for if you have not watched last night's episode of "how to get away witmurder" yet, we have a spoiler alert. i encourage you cover your ears,
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want to know who was under the sheet. take a look. >> can i help you? >> the d.a.'s office. can i take a look? >> why wes? he's here right now in times square. give it up for alfred enoch. >> thank you. >> why did it have to be wes? >> you'll ask to ask the creator. it wasn't my choice. >> we finally found out who was under the sheet last night. when did you find out it was you? >> must have been about two months ago. i got a call from pete's assistant, pete is the show runner and she just said cow come and meet pete in his office
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>> did your heart stop beating. >> i had this moment of really saying and thought, this is it. it's been fun. it's been great and he was very nice and he kind of broke the news to me and, yeah. >> it is a show where crazy things happen. people do die so did all of you sort of anticipating i could be next? >> i mean, i hope they're not. i hope everyone else -- the weight is lifted and now we're safe but i mean it's called "how to get away with murder." you never know. >> you never know. >> how long you'll last. >> has the experience been remarkable for you as you guys all come on to "gma" a lot and it seems like such a family, in fact, let me read you this. i thought it was sweet. aja and emmy saying i have to call my parents now because i know they'll be devastated. it hurts us too. talk to me about that camaraderie and maybe to say good-bye. >> i haven't. there's still the miss interest of what happens to wes in -- between -- >> the back story.
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happens between leaving the police station and him ending up dead. >> yes. >> so i'm still there and i'm still working with everyone so that's kind of nice but i mean that was the thing that hit me first of all. i mean we've been working together for three years and it's a real -- it's a family as you say and that -- i hadn't seen what aja had wrote but that's the really hard thing, the job has given me search in so many ways but working with those people day in and day out fantastically committed talented people and the cast and crew, the writers, it's been a pleasure. >> and it has been a pleasure to watch you. you have been captivating on camera. i love the show. >> thank you. >> i'm glad to know we will have more of you for the rest of the season. >> yes. >> "how to get away with murder" comes back january 19th an
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right now, denver police are investigating a homicide. air tracker 7 flew over the second at 42nd and tejon earlier this morning. dpd arrived on the scene around 6:00 a.m. right now we don't know the circumstances surrounding these homicide -- this homicide investigation. some roads in the area are blocked off. the planned p shooter is still not competent to stand trial. robert deer has been undergoing treatment at the state mental hospital. another competency hearing set for -- he's accused of killing three and injured nine others in november of last year. it's now 8:27. and we do have sunshine in the mountains where it was foggy at loveland. skies are clearing and the roads are going to be icy on the side streets. we'll get sunshine
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you're going to find 30s, close to freeziig in the central mountains. tomorrow we're a good 10, 15 degrees warmer. low to mid 50s on saturday. still cold though in the morning with teens to low 20s saturday morning. then on sunday, the
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i am, improving some conditions in some area. we have fog near immediateein colorado and i 65. look at the denver tech center looking bet. 225 you can see that. it's jam packed from before parker road. you can see it on the map too. heavy stop and go traffic still in both directions out there. side streets, we're seeing a lot of accidents. yale and monaco and hamden and slow traffic on arapahoe road and parker road.
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? ? [ applause ] come on, george. you can do it. >> you can do it. you can do it, george. >> try it. >> you know what, that george stephanopoulos, he always likes to make an entrance. that's our george. >> totally. >> happy friday, everybody. >> yes. [ applause ] >> yay! love fry-yay! >> ready to dive into the friday topic. >> yes. >> here's what i'm bringing to the table. when you were in school or when you study now, are you somebody who crammed or did you take a nap and just figure you knew it already? how did you do it? >> i was a napper. >> i was a napper. >> yeah. >> you were a napper? >> napper. >> napper? >> all night studier. >> well, did you study -- >> all-nighter?
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>> that's the only time she would study. she didn't study up until that point. >> i cannot confirm nor deny that. >> well, here's the thing, there's a study at duke-nus medical school in singapore and this study said you should sleep on it. instead of cramming, you should take a nap. they did a study with real students. >> where was that study when i was in college? >> but they did a study with real students and found that the students who took a nap compared to the students who am better. >> be ready to perform. >> exactly, and we heard that churchill was one to take a nap. >> he took a lot of naps. >> he did. >> einstein. >> and einstein as well. it worksed for them. >> the power of a little catnap is remarkable. we all know it. with this schedule, don't you feel -- if you can catch a 20-minute window, it changes your day. >> 20 or 40. i'm thinking like two hours. >> then i'm dead. that's too long. >> raise of hands, who is able to nap during the day?
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not -- how can you -- you kids, what are you napping for? >> hey, the study they did did not say you had to be an adult to get a nap. >> that's right, yeah. >> my man is like i'm just ahead of the curve. but that's it. everybody, take a nap. don't cram. >> thank you, michael. [ applause ] >> public service announcement. [ applause ] >> okay. it's friday, and we love these types of stories, especially on fridays. we call it our feel-good friday piece. there is a schoolteacher, third grade teacher in florida. she got a surprise of a lifetime when she returned to school. so she had to take a lot of time off from school and she came back and just see what was waiting for her when she came back to school. ? this is my fight song ? ? and i don't really care if nobody else but believes ? ? 'cause i've got a lot of fight left in me ? >> the entire school came out and jill bass, her name is jill bass, and she is joining us live
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and good morning, everyone there. good morning. [ cheers and applause ] yeah. looking good, jill. you have your friend linda who coordinated everything, another third grade teacher there. >> yes. >> so, okay, jill, when you came back and you saw that, what was going through your mind and your heart when you saw that reception? >> oh, my goodness. robin, it was so overwhelming and obviously you don't expect anything like that. emotion and to see the entire student body out there all in pink, all of the staff members at rowlett, it was just overwhelming and then they started singing and it just put it over the top. i couldn't believe it. >> those beautiful little voices. linda, how did you do this? and, first of all, how did 900 students keep a secret like that and how did you come up with this idea?
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shock, i mean, she's a 35-year-old vibrant, beautiful woman, and we just couldn't believe it. and everyone, everyone wanted to do something, but, you know, you're helpless at that point. you know, you just don't know what you can do. so parents and staff and kids, we sent cards, teachers donated some of their sick days. >> that's beautiful. >> so that jill wouldn't have to worry about that. [ applause ] and we had meals sent to her family and -- but the kids, you know, they wanted to show their love and just all of our admiration for how strong she's been. >> well, she has certainly exhibited that, and how are things, jill? how are you doing? >> well, the good news is i'm cancer-free. >> yes.
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i'm very happy about that. [ applause ] happy to be back at work. >> you're back at work. >> happy to be back at work. this is where i want to be, yes. this is definitely where i want to be. >> yes. [ applause ] well, and you can tell that they want you there, so i don't know, i know it's kind of early there. but can we hear a little rendition? can we hear a little bit from the students? can we hear a little of the song? >> i think. you guys want to sing it one more time? >> hit it. ? this is my fight song take back my life song ? ? prove i'm all right song pie power's turned on ? ? starting right now i'll be strong ? ? i'll play my fight song and i don't really care if nobody else believes ? ? 'cause i've still got a lot of fight left in me ?
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thank you. oh, man. i was looking at the little knee socks. black top. little knee socks. >> really getting into it. >> people that are going through their something, to have that kind of love and support means everything so it just gives us an example what we all can do to help one another. >> that was fun. >> thank you, robin. >> feel good friday. >> want to feel good again? >> oh, yes. >> we all love dogs. didn't you see the difference it made in all of our moods yesterday? we had those dogs on so we want to give you we like to do this regularly now. it's comes to mean so much to to us, this mission that we're on to get dogs adopted and call it mission pawsible because we love a pun but we are serious about it and want to reveal to you now our new number. very, very proud of this. our forever homes are now adding up to, drum roll, please. [ drum roll ] 3,702 dogs. [ applause ] those are some of the pictures there. but you know, there's one group of dogs that it's not quite as
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and those are the senior dogs, dogs that hit 3 years old. all of a sudden their chances of finding a home go down dramatically, and we want to try to change that perception and change your mind on that. take a look. ? these three are part of my family. everybody, meet cocoa, age, 5 or 6. harry, 12, maybe 13 and dandy, timeless. all rescued when they were full grown. no puppies for me. i actually like the idea of giving a second chance to adult dogs who wouldn't need all the training a puppy requires. you want to go for a walk? give me a hug. my new friend and fellow dog lover erin stanton couldn't agree more. not only does she own two senior rescues, moby and simon, but she's also become a champion advocate for older dog adoption. >> the staggering statistic is
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adoption chances really plummet. >> they only get better with age. they're like fine wine. it was her 17-year-old rescue susie that inspired her to create susie's senior dogs, a nonprofit and social media sensation with more than 500,000 followers. there she posts profiles of ell elderly dogs in need of loving homes. >> are you ready? >> reporter: christie, who spotted 10-year-old borquet on her instagram but was initially skeptical. >> he had almost no hair and it was all wiry a h 13 pounds. >> reporter: once a new york city stray, this little guy now has a new leash on life. >> he has a total love for life. he loves to play. he loves to roughhouse. he's not geriatric. >> how does that feel to know that you have rescued 700 dogs? >> well, the easy part in my opinion is writing about them but the day that they go home, it's the adopters, it's 700 people who opened up their heart
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>> reporter: erin has now compiled some of her favorite success stories in "susie's senior dogs" where she highlights human dog matches and advocates for elderly dog adoption. i think people are worried about medical. >> the thing, you know, that i always say, just like humans, not all old dogs have medical issues. >> other myth is that they're not going to bond to your family because they're already formed. i, in fact, think an older dog is more grateful. somehow innately they know. through it all both erin and i have the same message when looking to adopt, keep an open mind. [ cheers and applause ] keep an open mind. that's all we ask. we have two senior dogs here from the humane society of new york. they could really use some homes full time. they are wonderful, wonderful dogs. so much love to give. housebroken. they're done. they're ready. all they need is you and you can check the humane society of new york city and any of our participating shelters across the country on our website, >> mitzi is very curious.
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sort of like dating. have an open mind. don't judge a book by its cover. >> just like dating. >> it is. >> just like dating. >> it is. >> you never know. so and a dog like this little mitzi and like perry, they could live to 18 or 19 years old so don't think, oh, i don't want to get attached and then i'll be sad. they have many years of love to give, so i know i'm begging. i am begging so just please consider adult dogs. [ applause ] >> no shame. no shame in our game. coming up, the birthday bash we've all been waiting for. we've got it live. >> wow.
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? ? we got to feeling this way ? huge dance party here in times square all to celebrate mickey mouse's birthday. we have a special surprise for him just minutes away. we also, though, have a programming note. we don't want you to forget to tune into abc sunday night at 8:00 p.m. eastern for the jay pharoah is co-hosting. with supermodel gigi hadid, that's going to be great, and bruin mow mars is opening the show then monday morning
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? >> wow. michael, this crowd, though, they are on fire. let's head up to you. >> all right. it is a celebration. mickey's birthday is kicking into high gear and a huge dance party all over times square from his first movie "steamboat willie" to "fantasia" and "sorcerer mickey," mickey has been making his way across the world to celebrate this milestone and we're about global tour in this exclusive premiere of his new video. let's take a look. >> both: happy birthday, mickey. >> happy birthday, mickey. ? ? it just keeps on getting better ? ? the music every move you make ?
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>> come on. [ speaking a foreign language ] ? the whole world ? [ speaking a foreign language ] mickey. ? we got this sunshiny day ? ? let the music take you away ? ? we got a feeling this way ? ? the sunny day feel the whole world say ? [ cheers and applause ] >> big celebration, everybody. now give it up for the birthday boy himself. it's the world's mouse, mickey! [ cheers and applause ] ? we got this sunshiny day ? ? get up things are going my way ? ? i'm feeling this way ? >> whoa. happy birthday, mickey. happy birthday. amy and lara. now, we have some special friends here to help you they're all from generation on and they are kids and teens who make a difference in their
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[ applause ] and, you know, we have a big surprise for you, mickey. we're so happy it's your birthday. come on, guys, bring it out. [ cheers and applause ] now, that's one heck of a cake. great job with the cake. now, everybody, we want to -- help me wish mickey mouse a happy birthday, okay. on the count of three, let's all say "happy birthday, mickey." one, two, three. >> all: happy birthday, mickey. [ cheers and applause ] >> whoo! >> your face. >> we got to say happy birthday to mickey and we got to say
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carlos' bakery for the cake and also the flash mob america for getting this party started and thank you, everybody, here for celebrating. you guys are good party people. and coming up, a feel great sing-along that will put a whole lot of love in your heart. we all need that, so stay right
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[ applause ] for nine years now our sponsor subaru donates a portion of their sales to charity during the holiday season. by the end of this year, they will have given nearly $90 million to great causes and they have a name for it. they call it the share the love event. >> a lot of love to share and as we head into the weekend, we want to share the love with you. we're joining up with the charitable group subaru supports for a sing-ang to their theme song "put a little love in your heart. we'll have the lyrics on your
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grab your kid, grab whoever you're with and to lead us of we have the new york city children's chorus right here in our audience. take it away, kids. [ applause ] ? think of your fellow man lend him a helping hand ? ? put a little love in your heart ? ? you see it's getting late oh please don't hesitate put a little love in your heart ? ? and the world will be a better place and the world will be a better place ? ? for you and me you just wait and see ? ? another day goes by and still the children cry ? ? put a little love in your heart ?
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we won't let hatred grow ? ? put a little love in your heart ? ? and the world will be a better place and the world will be a better place ? ? for you and me you just wait and see ? ? wait and see ? and if you're looking down ? ? put a little love in your heart ? ? i hope when you decide kindness will be your guide ? ? put a little love in your heart ? ? and the world and the world will be a better place ? ? and the world will be a better place ?
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? put a little love in your heart put a little love in your heart ? ? put a little love in your heart ? ? it's up to you put a little love in your heart in your heart ? ? put a little love in your heart your heart ? [ cheers and applause ] "gma" puts a little love in your heart sing-along is brought to you by subaru and the share
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she was at the center of the storm, gretchen carlson. you've heard what everyone else has to say about her. now it's her turn. gretchen carlson speaks out, emotional, raw. >> did you blame yourself? >> on the sexual harassment she says she faced from men from the time she was crowned miss america. >> before i knew it, he was on top of me, and his tongue was down my throat. it was a shocking experience. >> to her life today. >> do you feel like you've won? >> the powerful exclusive tonight at 10:00, 9:00 central on abc's "20/20" tonight.
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amas sunday night right here on abc and please join us monday for all the red carpet, the behind-the-scenes moments, from music's big night and considering adopting perry and mitzi. >> yes. >> have a great weekend. just in, we learned a deadly house fire in aurora was caused by an electrical fire. one killed and one injured on the
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wednesday. five other people from the home were also taken to the hospital. aurora fire rescue says this was an accidental fire. it was so big, it caused severe damage to some homes nearby. it's now 8:57. and it's slowly starting to warmup. we were in the teens this morning. now it's 22 in denver. winds calm, but still even with a light breeze, you're looking at wind chills in the teens still at this point. single digit in other locations. alan's park, it of -- it feels like 7 and wind chills. we'll see things warm, but even with highs this afternoon, near 40 degrees, those winds are going to make it feel like upper 20s to low 30s. beautiful weekend. the snow we saw from two to five inches along the front range will melt as we head into the weekend. 50s saturday, jason. 63 on sunday. we're slowly but surely improving.
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and logan by broadway. look at the drying conditions we have, that's welcome news. wet in some spot and icy and slick. i heard from somebody on facebook who said the drive near parker road, chambers is tough. take a look at the drive i-70. there's a nasty crash on central park at 40th and they're cutting the top off the car because there were people trapped. we have leftover traffic i-70 and i-25 heading to the south. a lot of side street crashes and the latest is cherry creek drive and quebec. the drive out of castle rock has been tough. parker road by arapahoe road, not bad up to
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