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good morning, america. had it this morning, deep freeze. killer cold. sweeping across the northeast. the windchills insane. record snowfall in charleston d. >> we expect this kind of weather maybe once every ten years. frozen over the and a tidal surge flooding homes. our weather team here with what caught on camera, planes collide. passengers terrified when their plane is struck by another on the ground. >> there's people running around and their aircraft is on fire. >> passengers forced to evacuate down emergency chutes. >> wait, wait, wait. >> we'll tell you how it happened. "fire and fury" fallout. president trump and his team expressing outrage over the new, hot book. >> it's completely tabloid gossip. >> the author's reac president's tweet overnight plus a case of arson, the home of an accuser of republican senate
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candidate roy moore burns down. and megawinner. one ticket sold overnight in the mega millions drawing. where it was as the powerball tonight grows to 570 million. >> i felt it today. something told me to go and buy a ticket. >> customers flocking to stores with winning track records hoping to get lucky. hey, good morning on this first saturday of 2018 and it is a dangerously cold one in the midwest and especially here in the northeast. >> we want you to look at this shot of frozen floodwaters in ducksbury, massachusetts. not far away in boston, we have the charles river which is frozen over as well and then to h, the schuylkill river near philly iced over. >> in south carolina, check out this guy drinking beer on his above ground pool. this situation is not a joke although i love this picture. this morning, windchills in some shots could be negative 30
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or 40 degrees which can produce frostbite in as little as ten minutes. >> that's reason numberand 1 to stay inside and not go outside. today it's forecaste 13th straight day below freezing. that's the longest stretch in nearly 57 years,he big question, when will we get relief? so let's start things off with rob. >> we'll hold off that answer for a bit. >> no. >> come on. it's the duration of this. the longevity of this cold 's really been exceptionally it will be a top three, as you mentioned. since 1961 we haven't seen a stretch like this below freezing in new york and places like raleigh down to the south. similar stretches if not all-time record-breaking stretch there and look at the windchills from maine down in through south carolina today. this polar air coming in reinforcing, the coldest stuff right now. minus 8 in new york city for a windchill. but look at this minus 30 to minus 40 in saranac lake in upstate new york and tomorrow we don't warm up a whole lot. not till the end of this week so dangerous cold coming in and as you saw that one picture in through parts of boston and the south part there, frozen coastal flooding.
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i don't think i've ever seen that. with us live this morning is bostb, it is like 15 below zero and this cold weather just addingnjury. recovering from that winter storm. many airports struggling to get back to normal. this morning, some calling it chaos, passengers stranded inside terminals and on tarmacs at jfk in new york weary hours overnight to deplane. >> on the tarmac we've now entered hour six. >> reporter: inside, huge crowds. airports across the u.s. struggling to recover from the east coast storm. >> it's got to be a lot of snow to close an airport down. , airport officials shutting it down for la would be like a bostonect reporter: on the gring the damage. >> that was the water line. >> reporter: the white. >> that's how high the water was back here. >> reporter: in massachusetts storm surge adding insult to injury cascading on the streets and into basements. officials now saying this was
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the highest tide ever recorded in boston. >> if anyone wants to question global warming, just see where the flood zones are. those zones didn't flood 30 years ago. >> reporter: the charles river now a frozen blanket of snow and ice. in winthrop, massachusetts, cars in driveways destroyed. >> it didn't get in the back. >> reporter: crews racing to clear roads, trying to figure out what to do with all that snow. >> where do you put it? so we're do some removal operations with our snowblower. you can only plow so much. >> reporter: the storm taking at least eight lives. in long island, two dead after cleaning up snow. and these temperatures are not just cold but they are dangerous. as you guys were mentioning, it doesn't take long to get frostbite in these temperatures. where i am right now, less than half an hour. guys. >> it's so cold outside. eva, thank you. as we mentioned earlier rob will have an update on when things might warm up. >> yes. he didn't want to answer that. >> he was really dodging it. >> suspicious. we want to move to the
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breaking news overnight. there was an extremely close call on the tarmac with passengers having to evacuate. >> harrowing video, two planes clipping wings on the runway. a fire breaking out. abc's erielle reshef is here in studio with more. erielle, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning to you, paula and dan. witnesses say the westjet flight had just landed from cancun taxiing to the gate when it suddenly was struck by another aircraft. the frightening aftermath caught on camera. panic on a toronto tarmacwo planes collide turning the taleil of this sunwing jet into a ball of fponding bravo 12. >> reporter: stephen belford capturing this just after that empty aircraft clipped this westjet plane as it sat still minutes after touching down from cancun. >> there was fuel being vented on the wing and then a big fireball and it went from being very funny to very scary very fast. >> there's people running around and their aircraft is on fire. >> reporter: emergency crews flooding the scene evacuating the westjet flight's
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168 passengers and 6 crew members on the coldest january 5th in toronto's history. >> you good? >> reporter: one passenger in flip-flops. the windchill, negative 18 degrees. >> it was freezing cold. everyone is like kind of panicking because you're not dressed for winter but dressed for being on the plane. >> reporter: westjet tweeting the boeing 737 was strung by a back from the gate and sunwing confirming to abc news that its plane was being towed and came in contact with another aircraft. pearson international airport saying all passengers made it safely into the terminal. all passengers made it out safely but authorities say one first responder was injured and taken to the hospital. this morning the transportation safety board is investigating how this could have happened. >> of course, they are. erielle, thank you very much. to politics nowook, "fire and fury," whichsttering portrait of the white houing off the shelves. >> certainly is. democrats crying foul as news breaks t
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looking into the clinton administration and that senior republican senators are also asking the justice department to behind that infa about trump's o russia and david wright is at the white house with more. good morning, david. >> reporter: good morning, paula and new book is the talk of the town here in washington and not in a good way for this white house. it's another big distraction for an administration that already seemed to struggle to st already this book is n on the amazon best-seller list. this morning, "fire and fury" isn't ju capitol's newest best-seller creating long lines at book stores. >> i heard that it pissed the president off so i just had to buy it. >> reporter: that phrase neatly describes the reaction the book inspired here at the white house. completely tabloid gossip full of false and fraudulent claims. >> reporter: the president and his team are expressing outrage at the book's depiction of an administration adrift. ripe with in-f constantly on the verge of chaos. overnight the president tweeted, michael wolff is a total loser who made up stories in order to ly
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bore and ul book.r cabinet officials including the secretary of defense are politely dodging like the secretary of state offer care rebuttals of the book's bleak depiction of >> i've never questioned his mental fuestion his mental fitness. child. >> reporter: but on friday's "today" show author michael wolff insisted that all of trump's inner circle have little respect for the man they serve regardless of what they may say publicly. >> my credibility is being questioned by a man who has less credibility than perhaps anyone who has ever walked on earth at this point. >> reporter: meanwhile the trump justice department is now launching a new investigation into the clinton foundation and whether some donors expected political favors back when hillary clinton was secretary of state. the clinton team's response, let's call this what it is, a sham. this is a philanthropy that
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does life-changing work which republicans have tried to turn into a political football. it's disgraceful and should be concerning to all americans. the president is at camp david trying to focus on his legislative agenda and the upcoming midterm elections. it is an extremely cold weekend to be spending at camp david. the president is there with republican leaders as well as top members of his cabinet however, some noteworthy exceptions. not on the invitation list, attorney general jeff sessions. dan and paula. >> interesting omission. david wright, thanks for your reporting. we want to bring in abc's cokie roberts in d.c. for us this morning. good morning to you, cokie. >> good morning. luckily inside unlike poor david. >> we wouldn't put you outside. >> no. >> that's good. >> regarding the clinton foundation, the democrats say this is just the trump administration attempting to shift the focus. is that the case or do you think something there? >> well, obviously donald trump has said in an interview with
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"the new york times" that he can do anything he wants with the justice department. and the justice department is really just getting whipped -- whiplash from both sides, so the fbi has re-opened or apparently reupped an investigation into the clinton foundation and that investigation was legitimate. it was a question of whether there was pay for play of people donating to the foundation for favors from the state department, but whether that is -- whether they've learned anything new is the real question there. why would it continue now when they've already been investigating it for a good long time? so there is certainly at least a whiff of politics here. >> well, in the same vein, democrats are also up in arms this morning over the fact that trump's allies in congress, senior congressional republicans are calling for a criminal investigation into christopher steele, who is the author of that infamous dossier looking into trump's alleged ties to russia. these republican senators say
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they believe steele may have lied to federal authorities. do you think this one is politically motivated or is there possibly there there? >> there might be there there in that he might have said something that was not correct, but clearly this is something where the republicans in congress have been pressured to do something about this russian probe and what they've decided to do is go after the people who have revealed it as opposed to going after the probe itself -- after the russians themselves, so it is -- or the trump administration, which, of course, is accused by democrats of colluding with the russians. so it is very, very political at the moment in terms of what people are asking the justice department to do and trying to maintain its independence as an important federal agency is going to be very tough for this justice department in this administration. >> these are interesting times. cokie roberts, we always appreciate your analysis on a saturday morning and we will never send you outside so thank
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you. >> never. >> thank you. never. >> never. i promise. >> that's good. now this morning to the new developments in the nuclear standoff involving north korea. >> yeah, north korea and south korea have now agreed to sit down and talk next week in advance of the upcoming olympic games, which will take place in the south, and abc's chief global affairs correspondent martha raddatz is in south korea for us this morning. martha, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, dan and paula. here in seoul, there is relief that the two sides will be talking again, but there remains deep concern about what happens next. the talks will happen here in the so-called truce village of panmunjom where north korean and south kor this heavily fortified border. the armistice that suspended the korean war was signed here in 1953. the topic this time, the north's participation in olympic games. it may sound unimportant but the talks come at a time of incredible tension. the north near perfecting a
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nuclear weapon that could potentially reach the u.s. kim jong-un claiming he has a nuclear button ready to go on his desk. president trump responding with a school yard taunt tweeting that his is bigger. >> i think the rhetoric that north korea understands is while it is our objective to achieve a denuclearization through diplomatic efforts, those diplomatic efforts are b a strong military option if necessary. >> reporter: and the show of u.s. military might on the peninsula has been nearly constant. but during the olympics, the eed to halt military exercises, but what comes after these talks between the north in they will not sit down with the north unless and the north saying that will never happen. for now, all eyes are on is progress made in the talks, there is hope that they will expand, but either way, this nuclear crisis is far from dan and
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reporting from the region. and we want to send things over to ron claiborne for a look at what else is going on in the ne od we'll begin with new details about the las vegas mass shooter in the days leading up to that ssacre. workers at the mandalay bay hotel and casino had contact with the gunman steven pad dock, every day. on the day of the shooting october 1st, there was a room service delivery to his room and a call to housekeeping. mgm resorts owner said the inactions were normal. paddock killed 58 people before fatally shooting himself. mo navy announcing that they haed a missing a that crashed back in november. it was located, the remains of it, the wreckage of the c2a greyhound aircraft was pinpointed last week in the philippines sea at a depth of more than 18,000 feet. experts say bringing up the wreckage will be one of the deepest recovery attempts ever made. three american service members died in the crash. their bodies were never found. and breaking overnight hall of fame basketball star julius erving has been hospitalized
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after becoming ill at a philadelphia 76ers game in ph the 76-year-old dr. j wa honored at the game to ated only by rob marciano and according to erving's representative he's expected to be evaluated and should be o new this morning, a lawyerj. simpson threatening a las vegas hotel with a $100 million lawsuit over an incident there back in november. simpson's lawyer accusing the cosmopolitan hotel casino of malice and claiming simpson was singled out from a group of non-african-american friends and then thrown out. the hotel banned simpson following that inciden he was intoxicated or unruly at the time h in houston w hoost their homes during hurricane waiting to move into fema trailers but can't because of a local law used, thousands ngof them sitting ed about houston. a city law restricts manufactured housing units and rv trailers to mobile home parks. that's the rule so far. finally, one philadeer is taking a creative proach to tracking his inf son's growth. check this out. cheesesteak. >> oh, yes. h
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spots, obviously to bring debris down the burn areas worried about that ands there. not bringing a lot of in the way of snow with this storm but we're seeing a pattern cha thanully. here's forecast. morning, everyone i'm meteorologist chris sowers with this accuweather update. the radars are clear. the skies are clear. the winds keep blowing we have windchills 5 to 15 degrees below. it's bitter cold as the flags whip in the wind over the parkway. 16 degrees is the forecasted high. windchills zero to ten below. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast shows a warmup by the end of next week, 50 thursday, 52 friday. that is for the next half hour. and i might even not answer it thenging out so i waat the answer is. >> you knochange the subject completely. i'm over this cold. >> you can warm us up. >> yes. what rhymes or what letter starts marciano and --
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sowers with the accuweather forecast. >> reporter: 16 degrees is the high today the windchills never get above zero. we're forecasting zero to minus one. the coldest air in a quarter century. 19 degrees tomorrow. a wintery mix sunday, even though we are at 34, the ground is frozen solid. if we get icing taking place, a lot of roads will get glazed over. we have a nice january thaw, thursday and friday, clouds and rain and all of a sudden, temperatures are in the 50s. >> thank you for the update. that's it for now, "action news" continues in 30 minutes. stay tuned for more "good morning america." i'm gray hall. make it a great day. ary brand. so you get more “life” per roll.
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he welcome back to "gma" happening right now, the brutal cold taking over much of the united states. maybe rob will tell us finally when it's going to end. these windchills are haptheast. brutalt. meanwhile, but a pattern change is in sight. some -- i'll tell you because rob won't -- some may see a change as early as tomorrow. >> really? >> are you adding meteorologist to your title? >> that's news to me. i better change the graphic. also happening now football funding. the nfl concussion research despite ending a $0 million agreement with thel health statute that it did back in 2012. here's what they're doing. they're dedicating more than $17 million to two recent studies tracking aging. the league's chief medical officer calling it vital to understanding brain-related diseases.
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and figure skating fury. olympic hopeful, ashley wagner lashing out at judges overnight following her fourth place finish at the u.s. figure skating championships. after her performance, she said that she was so furious with her scores and angry with the poor qualifying position that it put her in the u.s. figure skating olympic team. she's supposed to be the face of the team in 2018 just around the corn uncertainty. she was in a similar position in 2012. >> she'll pull it through. >> i hope so. >> i'm optimistic. anyway, i'm also opt missionic it's going to get warm and rob tells me i'm wrong. anyway, coming up on the show, this is not a reason for opt optimism. flu cases on the rise. the latest report. we'll tell you about that and dr. jen ashton on whether it's more severe this season than last and what to do to protect yourself.
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to the fire that destroyed a home of of a whom who accused roy moore of sexual misconduct. >> tina johnson is wondering if there is a connection of coming forward with claims and ron is here. >> she says her life was returning to normal and this fire that demolished her home and authorities say it was not stigation into who may have burned down the gadsden alabama home of one of the women who accused roy moore of sexual misconduct. >> we have nothing. we have the clothes on our back. >> reporter: tina johnson's fire caught fire wednesday.stigators say they are speaking to a person of interest but they say they do not believe this wd is not kicked to roy moore or any of his followers. johnson says>> it's too coincident but whatever they say i'll go with but right now i'm so devastated that i can't -- >> reporter: johnson spoke out during the senate race moore ran and lost as the republican nominee claiming that moore groped her back in 1991 when she was 28 years old. >> he just grabbed me from behind on my buttocks, and he just squeezed it really hard, and i remember thinking i was so ashamed. >> reporter: officials say no one was injured in the fire at
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johnson's home. neighbors did report seeing a drunk man walking around the house before the blaze broke out. >> things were getting back to normal. know we were getting back to -- you know life was good and this happened and this has just been devastating. >> johnson and her husband were at work at the time that that fire broke out and apparently in the back of their home their son was at school. the family says they lost everything. everything in that blaze. >> yeah, whatever the cause, you really do have to feel for them. this is devastating. >> our heart goes out to them. >> thank you very much. should we ask rob for the third time? >> why ask him. he'll do whatever he wants. >> even give him an opportunity. >> no. >> well, you know, dan said earlier that tomorrow things are going to start to warm up. considering that there are several cities that are having record lows today in those spots it hasn't been this cold in decades, so minus 43 life threatening cold
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across the northern tier. today we don't warm up, tomorrow, not a whole lot. tomorrow afternoon the pattern is shifting culling into california. that's -- coming into california. that's a sign. rain snow freezing rain across the south briefly through monday morning and mix coming in toward the northeast as we go through monday afternoon. that will kick the deep freeze out and the long term trend is much warmer one as we get toward next weekend. that's the good news, time for the local forecast.eporter: good morning everyone i'm meteorologist chris sowers with this accuweather update. radar is clear sky conditions rs are clear. it's very, very cold. 16 degrees windchill below zero. the low tonight minus one. zing. >> yay.
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>> but the deep freeze is ending in the next few days. i saw the graphic. >> yeah, there you go. print it. >> in the 20s it will be actually balmy at this point. >> you start to think rob wants it to stay cold. >> i do like me some winter. >> you do. >> i do like me some winter. >> he looks too happy. appreciate it. coming up on "gma," a big winter story. flu cases on the rise. is it too late to get your flu vaccine? dr. jen ashton is here with the answer. and david letterman's new talk show. who will be the first person on his couch? that's ahead in "pop news." is the soap i grew up with i use this every day i feel clean there is no film like there's nothing left on my skin but are their soaps as clean rinsing as dove? i'm not sure what this is for. this is my soap something is left behind and i don't like that. dove is clean,... ...very clean. my soap,... ...dove. clearly dove is cleaner rinsing i'm convinced. i'm absolutely gonna be switching to dove. dove cleans beautifully
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hey, welcome back. flu cases are on the rise sadly according to the cdc. well, we haven't officially reached epidemic level, there are 26 states that are experiencing high flu activity in california. health officials say 27 people have died of the flu since october compared with thre the same time last year. some hospitals in the st to a the fire department there says they've added more ambulances to respond to cases so abc's chief medical correspondent dr. jen ashton is here. good morning. y this year is worse we get weekly numbers from the cdc and remember that a lot of our assessments come in retrospect so they come when we have a lot of data then look back to compare to last year and so we don't know whether we've peaked yet. as you mentioned, it hasn't yet been determined that we're at epidemic levels, but to be honest, the last couple of reports and the last couple of weeks look
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like that may be you look at the map, you can see widespread activity in almost every state and hospitalization rates have approximately doubled. and if you look at the trends this year compared to last year, we are seeing well above the numbers we saw at this time last year. so, again, does it look worse? yes, and that's because the numbers support that. >> yeah, it's jarring. so you mentioned hospitalizations. i talked earlier about the fact that hospitals in southern california that are turning people away and rerouting them. you say this is not unusual. >> yeah, well, that's called going on diversion, and that's a decision made between emergency medical services and emergency departments at various hospitals. and if they are filled to capacity and they cannot accommodate any more patients safely, they will go on temporarily diversion and send them to other close by hospitals. usually the reason that occurs is because patients in the e.d. are waiting for beds and have been admitted and beds are being held up to those waiting to be discharged. so a domino effect he occurs but clear,
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they came out of nowhere, sir! how many of 'em? we don't know. dozens. all right! let's teach these freaks some manners! good luck out there, captain!
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thanks! but i don't need luck, i have skills... i don't have my keys. (on intercom) all hands. we are looking for the captain's keys again. they are on a silver carabiner. oh, this is bad. as long as people misplace their keys you can count on geico saving folks money. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. welcome back. the nfl playoffs get under way this afternoon. here to kick it off and break it down one of our favorite people, espn's tony reali. >> you don't have to say that every time i'm on the show. >> okay, we don't like you. do you want us to say that. dan is going to love what you are rg going to have to say. i know he's smirking being a bostonian. the patriots have a first round bye. i know there is trouble in paradise. are they the favorite? >> they are the favorite but if we were dan writing a book for fidgety skeptics in professional
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football i'd have to say the last week 9 story on he pence about a relationship rift between tom brady, head coach bill belichick and owner robert kraft, there is smoke there and the team released a statement from all three saying we don't have a problem. when you have to release a statement saying you don't have a problem, you might have a problem. but they are off this week. they earned that bye and this is setting up for a scenario which is reports of our demise are greatly exaggerated. the owner said that. that's what it is. >> i do think if anybody can tune it out it's the patriots. this afternoon, what's on the docket? tennessee, kansas city, new orleans. >> kansas city, roller coaster of a season with alex smith. but i don't think they're getting off the roller coaster just yet. they're at home and good home field advantage for them. new orleans and carolina. an intriguing matchup. new orleans has beaten the panthers twice this year by double digits. now they play for a third time.
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historically if you lost two games by double digits that's not a great scenario for you but cam newton has to play better. >> hard to beat a team three times. then tomorrow what do we have? >> first playoff game in los angeles in a generation. they're excited about that. the atlanta falcons went to the super bowl and have experience, the l.a. rams have a 23-year-old quarterback, jared goff. >> i'm feeling very old right now. >> well, get ready for this. their head coach is 31. sean mcvay, 31 years of age, nothing would surprise me with this. >> my favorite story line of the nfl playoffs, the buffalo bills. >> how could it not be? >> the videos of the fans and. >> it's incredible. it'll be their first playoff game in almost 20 years. they take on jacksonville. just look at this. that's realizing that another team lost which means your team is going to the playoffs. and they take on jacksonville. could be a wild wild card game. jacksonville hasn't been there in a while ethey're celebrating. they're going t have some teal
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flavored beerflavored ice cream. >> teal flavored beer? >> yes, it is going to look teal and flavored teal so you go home with a colored tongue. win or lose so it's good. >> all right, tony reali, there's a little buffalo bills inpull for them. all right.great to hav i know you don't like to hear it. but we do love you. >> i feel loved. playing the chiefs at 4:20 here on abc. we'll be right back with "pop news." dad promised he would teach me how to surf on our trip. when you book a flight then add a hote l you can save. 3 waves later, i think it was the other way around... ♪ everything you need to go. expedia. what about this guy? this guy's... been through a lot. dogs bring out the good in us. pedigree brings out the good in them. feed the good.
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♪ "good morning america" is brought to you by lyrica. >> yesterday adrienne bankert was on an icebreaker going down which river? >> the hudson river. the frozen hud diane. >> now she's doing "pop news." >> we do it all. >> versatility. >> we do it all here at abc news, david letterman's new talk show starting with heavy star power. no, not dan harris, but close, the show on netflix is called "my guest needs no introduction." >> i turned him down. >> he wanted to talk about your book, though. the big names david letterman is getting is proving that point. episodes released each month starting january 12th. first chat with former president barack obama. obama's first talk show host
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it will be obama's first since leaving office. george clooney, tina fey and howard stern are others. >> where do you go from obama? >> he will interview jay-z as well. quite the mix. quite the eclectic mix. >> we miss him. >> i think he misses being out there on tv. so he's going to be on netflix tv. with weather like this it's the perfect time to curl up on the couch and do some binge-watching. now one is out that talk talks about the most bingable shows. tops, "game of thrones." >> of course. >> we just learned hbo's epic fantasy series won't be out with its episodes for the final series until 2019. >> what? >> insane. number two on the list, yeah, "breaking bad." a lot of folks love "breaking bad." amc's series from 2008 to 2013. and number three, you have to say it with an accent. "downton abbey." >> "downton abbey." >> so good. >> yeah it is. >> you like "downton abbey." >> i love "downton abbey." "game of thrones" is so intense, i can't do two or three at a time. plus you need to stretch it out
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because they're never on tv. >> until 2019. >> i like "downton abbey" a lot too but i didn't think it was in your wheelhouse. >> i take offense to that. you didn't think -- >> no i just don't know. >> "breaking bad" kind of guy. >> marciano. "downton abbey." okay. well lady gaga is giving us a million reasons to call her fearless, applause, please, leaving us all speechless with her zip-lining style upside down through the trees on instagram with her agent boyfriend and rumored fiance christian carino. there we go. the two are vacationing in costa rica. he captioned simply a warm-up. who can forget that super bowl appearance which appears to have her jumping from the top of nrg stadium. >> there it is. >> "gma" has our own instagram account. follow it. speaking of commercial, here's one for target aka tar-jay.
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a lot smile when they go into the store. what about doggies. check out zira or zira. i'm going to go with zira, the corgi. total target glee. the owner posting my dog went to target and look how happy she is. >> looks like -- yeah, like a -- >> like a mad dog. >> look at those eyes. >> well, no, look at how -- >> creepy. >> look at the resemblance to -- >> the target dog. >> i don't see much of a resemblance. >> one of the eyes is dark like a bull's-eye around it. >> the other has red around it. >> both dogs. >> very similar. >> definitely both cute. >> they're both dogs. >> another tip to go shopping, i guess. we all need to go shopping. no, actually no, we all need to stay inside and stay warm. >> and watch "downton abbey." >> we learned so much. rob likes "downton abbey." who knew?
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i'm gray hall vitarelli.t's coming up next only "action news" saturday morning 9:00 a.m. >> gas leak heat to several brutal cold saturday morni have a one ticket matched the massive jackpot drawing we'll tell you where. >> those stories an more all next on "action news" saturday morning.
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>> a pleasant good morning to you, it is saturday january 6 i'm gray hall alongside alicia vitarelli. here's a look at what we're following on "action news." >> the delaware and lehigh valleys will be flirting with record lows all weekend long. we'll look at how people are copying with the extreme cold. a health scare for a hoops star, we have an update on dr. j. >> dozens of prosecutors are sent packing and whyment new district attorney is shaking things up in philadelphia. meteorologist chris sowers is outside he has a hat on,
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must be cold out there. >> reporter: how many different shades red are my cheeks right now. >> reporter: we have a wind advisory that will not ease up over the next 24 hours. because the temperatures are so cold we're looking at danger conditions throughout the day. ndchill values get no better than zero. windch poconos, readings could get as low as 30 below up there. right now they are 2 below.
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