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>> the president stands firm. >> i plan to fulfill my constitutional responsibilities. >> as we learn new details about justice scalia's final hours as millions honor his legacy. storm warning. snow sleet and freezing rain moving from the midwest to the east. deadly crashes. massive pile-ups, a dramatic rescue of dozens stuck in a tram in subzero temperatures. midair scare. a new york-bound flight with hundreds onboard forced to turn around. >> we have a medical issue with one of the pilots. >> after a laser beam hit one of the pilots in the eye. the search right now for who did it. > and look out below. see those dots in the water, that's not seaweed, those are sharks. why thousands are swarming this holiday weekend, just a stone's throw from the shore.
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happy presidents' day to everyone. and pretty freezing valentine's day weekend for everyone. millions hit by those temperatures. this river frozen over as firefighters battled a six-alarm blaze in philadelphia. the cold and storms are making this trip back home tough for many. we have more coming up. the latest on that battle for the supreme court. you're looking live right now at the supreme court building in washington, d.c. the flag there at half-staff to honor jujuice antonin scalia. his body arriving in virginia overnight. >> scalia, the longest serving member of the court. such a powerful impact. the fight over his replacement so much is at stake. team coverage this morning. justice scalia's final hours at that texas ranch. jim avila has the latest. >> reporter: good morning, george. this luxury hunting ranch is now virtually empty.
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off overnight carrying with them memories of a hunting trip interrupted by the death of the guest of honor. this morning, justice antonin scalia's body is heading to rest at the supreme court after being flown to dallas international airport overnight from texas. this as "good morning america" learns details about his last hours from the man who discovered his body behind the drawn curtains of this $500 a night room at a luxury hunting lodge in west texas. >> he was totally peaceful, a man who went to sleep and just didn't wake up. >> reporter: the judge who loved to hunt was scheduled to shoot birds saturday with an exclusive group of mostly texan couples who flew in by private jets to hunt, dine and hike this property adjacent to big bend national park. justice scalia was the only famous guest, a friend of a friend. he arrived friday about noon, toured the property, didn't join
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overlooking the scenic lake. excusing himself early citing fatigue. >> at 9:00 he said it's been a very long day. >> reporter: in the morning, he missed breakfast and lunch. the owner knocked loudly, when he didn't get any answer. he entered. >> was there any sign of foul play or anything like that. >> oh, no, no. nor the sheets weren't even disturbed disturbed. >> the county judge who pronounced him dead over the phone told abc news the scalia family objected to an autopsy. after talking with sheriff deputies and u.s. marshals on the ground, she agreed one was not necessary. >> they assured me they did not see any signs of foul play. >> the texas judge says that she talked to scalia's doctor who told her he was in poor health. he visited the office twice last week. she'll write on his death certificate, natural causes,
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justice scalia was the longest serving member of the current supreme court with three decades on the bench. his deatathas huge implicationon for big cases the court is hearing right now. terry moran has covered the supreme court for us. good morning, terry. >> reporter: antonin scalia, rare instance where his impact is felt. he was the leader of a movement on the court and in the country. somef his highlights no question about it, the second amendment, that case guaranteed the individual right to bear arms. he was part of bush versus gore and in dissent, he did as much really when he was winning. the real question, they're shorthanded. huge cases right before the court right now. on public sector employees and the mandatory fees they pay right now. can they get out of that? the conservatives had that one lined up. liberals will likely win that one. other cases that president obama's actions on immigration,
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come before the court. that and so many others, an abortion case, his voice and his vote, if you're going to be conservative, are going to be very sorely missed. >> understandable why that political battle is heating up. >> it's begun n ready. the fight to replace judge scalia, it's shaping up to be a monumental fight. jon karl is at the white house with that side of the story. >> reporter: good morning, george, this is a battle that's likely to extend throughout this presidential campaign and into the first months of the next presidency. the battle over replacing justice antonin scalia came fast and furious. less than an hour after the supreme court announced his death on saturday, senate majority leader mitch mcconnell declared the vacancy should not be filled until we have a new president. senator marco rubio told george,
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process no matter who president obama nominates. >> within the last few months of the president's term we shouldn't be appointing supreme court justices. now the president can nominate whoever he wants. the senate shouldn't move forward until after the election. >> reporter: presidentntbama called scalia a brilliant legal mind, made clear he would move forward anyway. >> i plan to fulfill my constitutional responsibilities nominate a successor in due time. >> reporter: they're vowing to run out the clock until obama leaves the white house. that has democrats up in arms. >> the kind of obstructionism that mitch mcconnell's talking about. he doesn't know who the president is going to propose and he says no, we're not having hearings. >> reporter: supreme court vacancies during an election year are extremely rare. while it's still early, the short list of presidential obama nominees. is forming. it includes merrick garland, a moderate who's won praise from republicans.
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grassley. just so happens to be the republican chairman of the senate judiciary committee. and sri srinavasan confirmed as a circuit judge 97-0 just three years ago. he would be the first justice of asian descent. no word from the white house when the president would make this nomination. but senior white house officials point out in his two previous supreme court nominations he took about 30 days. i expect we'll see a similar timeline here. >> okay, jon, thanks very much. let's talk to senator lindsey graham. he's a member of the judiciary committee. senator graham, than for joining us this morning. your leader mitch mcmcnnell said flatly, president obama should not have a chance to fill this vacancy, does that mean the choice won't get a hearing? >> i don't know how that plays out. there's two things going on at the same time. very rare that you get a nomination and a selection in an election year. i don't think that's happened very much.
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by our democratic colleague since 2013, changed the rules to confirm apelle yacht judges and those two things make it highly unlikely that anybody will be confirmed until the next election. >> you said you could get behind the idea of a consensus choice, what does that mean? >> somebody, i just threw out orrin hatch -- >> a republican nator, that's t going to happen. >> i don't know who he could pick to bring the whole body together. i voted for soed meyer and kagan. when an election is over, the president wins, they have a chance to send qualified nominees of their philosophy to the senate and i will vote for them if they're qualified even if i would not have chose them. this president has abused power. they decided to change the rules in historic fashion to pack the court and that power will have a consequence with me.
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white house in 2017 and she sends over a qualified person who's liberal, i'll intend to vote for them if they're qualified. so this election does have consequence. >> what's the odds of this vacancy is going to get filled? >> very little. >> zero? >> yeah, very small. >> you are also state of south carolina, a big primary coming up this weekend saturday. you're behind governor bush, jeb bush and his candidacy. you been leading the charge with m against donald trump. he still has a pretty big lead in your state, can he be stopppp in south carolina? >> he's become the michael moore candidate of the republican party. at the end of the day, i don't know what's going to happen n here. jeb b definitely surging. donald trump will not win the nomination. if you want to get a replacement for justice scalia, nominate a
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can win. donald trump cannot get 270 electoral votes. what he said about george w. bush is michael moore stuff. i think that will bite him here. he's unfit to be president of the united states. if we nominate donald trump we're giving not only the supreme court nominations to the democrats but control of the government. >> you would still support him? >> i goto really re-evaluate after what he said about george w. bush. the mainstream democratic party opposition of george w. bush, didn't go where donald trump went. i'll have tohink about what it means to have somebody running as the nominee of the republican party to accuse the past president of willfully lying about the facts and circumstances iraq and being responsible for 9/11
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the part of america. we're just five days away from south carolina primary, which could be a crirical moment for many of the campaigns and this morning the battle over the supreme court is shaping up to be a key issue and abc's tom llamas is here with that. good morning, tom. >> reporter: this week and this primary, so important for candidates like jeb bush and even senator marco rubio, who need a victory, a boost, anything positive as we get closer and closer to super tuesday and at this weekend'd' debate was any indication what this primary will look like, candidates better be ready to fight. this morning the gop candidates agreeing on one thing. the senate should block any nominee president obama puts forth to replace supreme court justice an to anyone scalia. >> it's called delay, delay, delay >> the senate needs to stand strong. we're not going to give up the u.s. supreme court. >> reporter: some still recovering from what many are
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>> while donald trump was building a reality tv show, my brother was building a security apparatus to keep us safe. i'm proud of what he did. he's had the gal -- >> the world trade center under your brother's reiei. remember thaha >> reporter: more than once, the crowd booing donald trump saturday night as he and jeb bush locked horns throughout the debate. >> they lied. they said there were weapons of mass destruction. there were none. and they knew there were none. there were no weapons of mass destruction. >> reporter: in battle between senators cruz and rubio, started on immigration and ended in a different lang wang. >> marco went on univision in spanish and said he would not rescind president obama's illegal amnesty. on his first day in office. >> first of all, i don't know how he knows what i said on univision because he doesn't speak spanish.
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make -- >> reporter: cruz later tangling with trump. >> he supports federal taxpayers funding for planned parenthood. >> you're the single biggest liar. bush. you're the single biggest liar. >> reporter: on that point, donald trump up early, tweeting, quote, funun that jeb didn't want help from his family in his failed campaign and didn't even want to use his last name. then mommy, now brother. a clear shot at the president's appearance with jeb later today. amy. >> all right, tom, thank you for that. to reaction from the democratic candidates. hillary clinton and bernie sanders voicing outrage at the republicans and backing president obama all the way. abc's cecilia vega has the latest from miami, florida. good morning to you. >> reporter: amy, good morning to you. for hillary clinton and bernie sanders this became a fight against republicans in congres
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he disagreed with antonin scalia on every issue, it clears the president makes a nomination, the senate confirms it. he wants to see this process get under way as soon as possible. and hillary clinton. take a listen. >> it is outrageous that republicans in the senate and on the campaign trail have already pledged to block any replacement that president obama nominates. >> reporter: and she says these republicans vowing to block this nomination are dishonoring the constitution, amy. >> cecilia, thanks so much. now to ryan smith with the other headlines starting with a scare on a flight to new york. good morning, guys. virgin atlantic flight to new york had to return to london after a laser beam hit one of the pilots in the eye. police are trying to determine where it came from. surge of laser attacks recently.
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when a military strength laser targrged a plain at heath though. >> doctors without borders says a makeshift hospital has been destroyed in a russian air strikes leaving dozens of people killed or wounded. u.s. has called on turkey stop shelling kurdish fighters and eliot spitzer is denying allegations that he assaulted a woman. sources say 25-year-old woman claims that spitzer choked her inside the plaza hotel. they apparently had a romantic relationship before she tried to break it off. charges have been filed. spitzer reregned during a prostitution scandal in 2008. ever think about swimming with the sharks? no? how about this? maybe you will now. off the coast of south florida ns of thousands of sharks are making their annual migration to warmer waters, these are black-tipped sharks, only about six feet long. only? yeah, it's nothing.
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any real damage to humans. what do you think? they won't do any damage. >> what's the definition of real? >> just a little n@p. >> no worries.s. we move on now to that record-breaking cold and a dramatic rescue in new hampshire. dozens of people stuck on a tram. trapped 50 feet above ground. >> there was screaming. >> reporter: horror and harrowing rescues in new hampshire. >> there was an 8 month-old baby. >> reporter: 48 people trapped feet off the ground. terrified. >> we knew that there was a problem. and sight ses left dangling in the air. two trams breaking down. rappel down cables to get down safely. roads littered with wreckage. in indianapolis, multiple pile-ups. leaving at least 10 injured. this morning in pennsylvania,
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after this massive pile-up on saturday. killing three and sending dozens the hospital. in philadelphia, a 150 firefighters battling this fire, water meant to put out flames leaving this car completely covered in ice. wicked cold temperatures breaking a near 60-year-old record in boston. 9 degrees below zero but feeling like negative 36. shattering rails and disrupting service for bostonians and just outside "good morning america's" window, a valentine's day tradition -- weddings taking place in times square despite the lowest temperature in 53 years. and back here at the ski lodge, some good news, no reports of frostbite. everyone seems to be okay. there's a travel mess across the country right now, we're talking about nearly 600 flights canceled. 2,000 delayed. by the way, this spot t ght here tomorrow, 32 degrees.
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today, a bus driver suspected of hitting and killing an iowa state student will appear in court for his arraignment.. 23-year-old benjnjin clague is accused of leaving the scene of a deadly accident and not following a traffic sign. investigators say he was the driver of the cyride bus that hit and killed 18- year-old emmee jacobobin december. ames police - with help from cyride discovered a video - which showed the collision between the bus and jacobs. police believe clague knew what he had done that day but didn't come forward. firefighters are investigating a house fire in north english. they say it started around 8:30 last night at a house in 400 block of w. clark street. the fire gerated a lot of smoke. and crews were on scene fighting
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several hours. we're working to find out more information to see if anyone was hurt or the extent of the damages. and now here's your first alert forecast. watch for areas of fog to start off your work week. temperatures will be warmer today than at any time last week, with highs in the 30-35 range. plan on a mostly cloudy sky. tonight, our next area of low pressure will move in after midnight, however, the bulk of the moisture will likely just miss us to the west. we'll watch the trends, but minor snow accumulation is possible for your tuesday. in the wake of this system, it's really all about some warming conditions, with highs in the 40s by thursday and widespread 50s by friday and saturday. this will feel fantastic, but due to all the snow melt areas of drizzle or fog may accompany this, espially over the
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welcome back to "good morning america." you'reooking live at richmond, virginia, where so many are facing a snowy commute this mornininas a new winter storm moves across the midwest, headed to the east, a lot of snow, sleet and rain expected. >> tough travel ahead. also right now -- battle
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to fill justice antonin scalia's seat this weekend after he passed away. president obama will name make a nomination. republicans vow to block it. also right now, state of hawaii declaring a state of emergency over zika and other mosquito-borne illnesses. it's a preventative measure. no locally acquired cases there. and they would like to keep it that way. and also this morning -- the hottest superstars in music are getting ready for the grammys. could there be a best new artist curse? adele said hello to that award, she's an exception. she went on to a huge career. the one hit wonders who took home the honor and where are they now? coming up. >> nomination. >> wasn't taylor swift best artist? >> there were some exceptions. we're going to begin, though, with new scrutiny for
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he's named now in a new sexual harassment lawsuit against his alma mater university of nnessee. abc's linsey davis is here with the details. >> reporter: this new lawsuit is giving some old allegations some new life andalling int question's peyton manningss's squeaky clean image. the school is being called into question the way it's handled sexual assaults against student-athletes. the case of peyton manning, he said he simply mooned a teammate. when she complained to her supervisor, it was dismissed as merely a prank. on the field. >> manning hits the pass. >> reporter: off the field. >> i'm peyton manning. >> reporter: super bowl champ peyton manning is known for his good-guy image. but this morning, questions about hicollege days are challenging that image. >> touchdown! >> reporter: the allegations resurfaced from a 20-year-old incident. on tuesday, six women filed a new lawsuit alleging the university of tennessee violated
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by acting with indifference in its response to incidents with sexual assault. especially with respect to major sports athletes, among those major athletes mentioned, peyton manning. one of the incidents described in the suit involves highly-regarded trainer jamie naughright. who reported manning to a sexual assault crisis center at the university of tennessee for allegedly placed his bear bottom on her while she examined his foot in 2006. christine brennan wrote about the allegations at the time. >> even if it's 20 years old, even if he was in college, i think it resonates in large part becacae of the image he has created for hihielf. >> reporter: according to court records manning denied assault ing naughright. eventually settling with them and agreeing to leave her job. back in 2001, the incident this time, from manning's point of view in his book "manning." a father, his sons and a football legacy. manning described ththincident as a arude, but harmless locker
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naughright simply catching him mooning a fellow teammate. the books account suggests she was eager to sue the school and described d r as a vulgar mouth. naughright seen in this video filed a defamation suit against manning and his fatherrrchie and harper collins. claimed the characterizations in the book claimed her to lose her job at florida southern college. we reached oututo peyton manning and university of tennessee, but did not hear back. this has been around for a long time. but hasn't gotten the traction for whatever reason. >> okay, thanks, linsey. now to new developments in that massive jewelry crime spree bust. a young woman caught on camera swiping millions of dollars in jewel may have held from a pair of others. who may have trained her to be a
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abc's reena ninan has more. >> reporter: that training included nooufring a handgun, and zip tying workers. this job can now mean a lot of jail time. this high-stakes crime spree that's earned this aspiring model fame. if not@fortune. this newly released court documents according the fbi investigators the woman allegedly seen in these surveillance video one of four bring bandits accused of swipipg $4 million worth of precious stones. from at least six stores across 5 southern states. >> they were tied up. i went to them and starting removing the ties from them. >> reporter: the alleged master minds behind these heists -- brothers, larry and michael gilmore arrested and hauled into
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accusing the duo along with leles jones iii training this woman here. in this window shop. according to the fbi they reviewed layouts of targeted shops, taught her the proper way of handling a handgun and secure the employees with zip ties and cluing her in on code words. they split in pairs with the gilmore brothersrscting as her lookouts outside. the documents claiming in this case, the cell phone pings were the dead giveaway. >> law enforcement has the ability to look at what cell phones were pinging in proximity of each robbery. >> they pled not guilty. all four suspects now facing up to 20 years in jail. this was an elaborate operatatn. always used two vehicles and pay
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7:40 now back with a winter warning about what to do if you fall through the ice. rescue like this in missouri all too common when it's cold this morning. abc's matt gutman with tips on how to survive. >> reporter: take a look at this dramatic rescue caught on camera. firefighters rushihi to save a 16-year-old after he plunged an icy pond in missouri earlier this month. and in pennsylvania, 12-year-old kyle orr pulled from the fririd waters by neighbors who heard his screams. >> kind of felt like i was going to die at this point. >> reporter: luck may have saved him. but some basic skills could save you.
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crashing through the ice, we travel to this frozen tundra. pretty serious operation. the indiana state police and fire department giving me a life-saving demonstration. but first, the checkup. >> open your mouth up. side to side. bite down. follow me finger. he's good to go. >> reporter: my teacher -- dr. gordon, aka dr. popsicle, the expert on hypothermia. and ice rescues. >> it would take a half hour before he became hypothermic. good information. but some consolation on a balmy 15-degree day. gordon said the first thing to know when you hit the water is that you have time. then get control of your breathing and don't panic. >> two words kick and pull. >> kick and pull. >> try and pull yourself along the ice. >> reporter: like swimming on
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i take the plunge. just walking along and -- okay. but i acclimate, i adjust my breathing and remember my instructions. i kick and pull my way to safety. but as this thermal imagery camera shows, my extremities just from the original exposure ro the freezing water. mymyore is fine. i'm not hypothermic. but no warmth for the weary. oh, yes. i love it. this is like getting in an ice tub. yep, back in the water, this time, i was given a nifty tool to help extracting myself easier. >> these are called ice picks. most people who go ice fishing have these around your neck.
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>> reporter: easier indeed. same r res apply -- kick and pull. for "good morning america," matt gutman, abc news, los angeles. >> ooh, matt gutman. >> the fact yoyohave 30 minutes isisncredible so you don't panic. important advice. >> stabilizing your breath and hopefully having those things. thanks, matt. thank you so much. grammys tonight. so many y perstars going head to head on stage. one grammy award more of a curse than a blessing? and sports illustrated cover making history. the model who's breaking
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we're back now with the exciment for the grammys. you're hearing "can't f fl my face" by the weeknd. all eyes are on the superstars getting ready to take the stage, but there's one category that could be a blessing or a curse. it's best new artistnd jesse is here with more on that. jesse, explain. >> reporter: that's right, amy. nominees for best new artist are
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winning any kind of gammy is an honor. but winning this award doesn't always guarantee fame and fortune. you may still remember the songs. i'm looking for a new love baby >> reporter: but chances are, you may not exactly be able to place the artist. everyday people >> reporter: that's because the best new artist of the grammy category hasn't always been the most reliable predictable of musical longevity. in 2011 jazz singer she beat out a 17-year-old upstart. who better belieb became a monster star
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you light up my life >eporter: d dbie moon may have lit up our lives in 1978 but foreigner the little band she beat i want to know what love is >> reporter: wound up selling 80 million records. >> reporter: and of course, there's one infamous winner who didn't sing their own songs. >> thank you very much. thank you. >> reporter: perhaps the star vocal band summed it best. afternoon delight >> reporter: four years after winning best new artist award, they broke up. they said the award was kiss of death. but there's some good news for this year's nominees. there also have some incredible winners in recent years.
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. and we have a severe winter storm warning. millions of americans hit with snow, , eet and rain after a a weekend of rececd-breaking arctic cold. an exclusive interview with
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diane sawyer asked the mom of one of the columbine shooters about the serious signs she might have missed. >> would you ransack his room now? >> what every parent should consider. and "sports illustrated" breaking barriers, ashley graham and rhonda rousey y cking the cover. how they're changing the game for women everywhere. go big or go home one-on-one with nba superstar stephen curry. as we say -- >> good morning, america. and happy presidents' day to everyone outside. look what's there -- that's the batmobile right here in the heart of gotham. you're going to see it in batman versus superman it's coming out first. we have a special announcement coming up. >> all right, looking forward to that. also this morning -- we're kicking off a very special edition of our "girl power"
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all about teens, making a huge difference in the world right now. this morning, we'll meet an inspiring teen who's breaking down stereotypes of muslim women and girls. it's very interesting. hopefully, enlightening. >> yeah, absolutely. also as we count down to the oscars, we have all of the big moments from last night's baftft awards in london. the stars got into the valentine's day spirit, though, with a kiss cam there. >> that's leo dicaprio right >> i think so. and the lucky girl. ryan smith with the morning rundown. good morning, guys. we begin with major travel delays as a winter storm moves from the midwest into the mid-atlantic, snow is mixing with sleet and freezing rain from ohio to the east coast after some of the coldest weather in decades. abc's gio benitez is in new hampshire. gio gio, good morning. >eporter: ryan, good morning to you.
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cold that could cause frostbite. we're talking about subzero temperatures. the good news is, a storm is on the way, which will make this area warmer. let's take a look at some video now, because this is the same area where 48 skiers and sightseers were stuck on a tram. took a few hours, but everyone was rescued and safe this morning. hundreds of flights, nearly 600 have already been canceled from chicago to north carolina, to and in indiana, alone, hundreds of crashes on the highways because of snow. in philly, the bitter cold, freezing water needed to fight this fire, leaving a but some relief is ahead. ryan. >> thank you, gio. fierce political battle triggered by the death of supreme court justice antonin scalia. his body arrived in virginia this morning two days after he died in his sleep at a texas ranch.
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balance of the high court. president obama says that he intends to nominate a replacement soon. but senate republicans insists that decision should be up to the next president. they're vowing to block any nominee from president obama. a new poll finds donald trump leading in south carolina with a commanding 42% of the vote. trump's closest rival ted cruz has less half that. and far behind with only 6% is jeb bush. meanwhile, hillary clinton was supposed to be in florida nevada to campaign against a surging bernie sanders. clinton and sander attended the same church on sunday reaching and overseas this morning, doctors without borders says one of its hospitals has been bombed in an russian air strike in syria. be deliberate. at least ten people were killed. a record drug bust this morning. authorities in australia seized $1 billion in liquid meth
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that's the bottom line. i didn't have anything to do. he's the head of the waste management facility. why should i come? >> apparently, no one noticed. >> exactly. he did a good job. no problems. >> we'll see how that goes. let's go over to lara. >> thank you, george here's what's coming up on "good morning america" morning menu. more from diane sawyer's exclusive interview with one of the columbine shooter's mothers. what every parent should consider. another big headline. "sports illustrated's" cover making history this morning and scoring big for body diversity. plus, the batmobile is with us. we're looking for a hero. it could be you. and a special announcement coming up live right here on "good morning america" right here in times square. stay with us "good morning america's" morning menu is brought toou
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i can't even imagine how i could possibly give them what they give me. welcome back to "good morning america." now to more of diane sawyer's exclusive interview with sue klebold, the mother of dylan klebold, one of the shooters in the columbine high school massacre. now, sue is sharing her story in the new uemoir and speaking out about the serious signs she may have missed. >> sometimes he would seem distant or quiet and i remember asking him, are you okay? are you sure you're okay? he seemed so tired. he would stand up and say, i've got a lot of home work. i need to go to bed. >> and i'd let it go. >> i'd let it go. that's the difference. i would dig, if it were me toda i would dig and dig and dig. >> well, of course, because we're human. i mean, we all have things that distract us.
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notice that my son was falling apart. >> could you have prevented what what happened at columbine? >> if i had recognized that dylan was experiencing some real mental distress, he would not have been there. he would have gotten help. i don't mean to imply that i'm not conscious of the fact that he was a killer. because i am. >> a year and a half before the columbine massacre, her son is a junior. a series o otroubling events. he hacked into the school's computer system with some friends. they're all suspended for three days. he scratches an epitaph of the lockck of a kid he thinks is taunting him. then the big shock, he and other kid break into a van, steal electronic equipment and police make an arrest. this is a felony. two felonies. >> it was terrible. i know, absolutely. it was awful. >> the court sentenced the boys with leniency. a year of counseling and community service. a mother worries about her withdrawn son but allows herself
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released early from community service. with a glowing assessment of his bright future. >> he's a good kid, you don't need to o rry about dylan. >> reporter: she looked through his room during his junior year. but by his senior year, she decided to respect his privacy with distance and regret. she now says how wrong that decision was. would you ransack his room now? >> i would, i would do as if his very life was depending on it. and i would do it with love. >> we wawa to know while preparing this report, abc news did extensive research and consulted various law enforcement experts and reached out to victims to hear more from them. joining us now is director of the forensic science department at george mason university,
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some red flags were raised. there were some parents that alerted police about eric's website. today, can we better connect those dots? >> we can better connect them today, certainly, but back then, we didn't know what those individual puzzle pieces meant. but today, we can pull them all together and give them a l l more significance. >> i know that, looking back at dylan's journal it was pretty clear after the fact that he was suicidal, but how does one go from suicidal to homicidal? what are the warning signs? >> it's important to understand what leakage is, it's forecasting what someone wants to do. and in this case, he was suicidal. he saw suicide as a way to get out of his hopelessness. homicide is a way to get revenge towards people that you blame for your life. and he was considering both. they're both along the same dimensional scale. >> after the fact, looking at
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many warnings signs, journals that we just heard from dylan's mother, she did not read because she wanted to respect her son's privacy. what is your recommemeation to parents who may have concerns? >> the family has to understand what their culture is. we call that in the fbi who rules the roost, who's in charge of that family? despite who says the mortgage, families want to be aware of not just the privacy but does it slide into secrecy, and is it supported by behavioral changes? not talkininto the family, becoming very distant. showing physical changes. not caring about their hygiene. so, you look at it, is it secret and what the behaviors that support the fact that this person has nothing more to do with the family? >> i know mary ellen, you wrote the manual on how to prevent school shootings like we saw in columbine. at least 79 attacks have been thwarted since that day.
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things everyone needs to know? >> everyone can see warning signs. we are asking people don't vet these signs. if you see something you need to call a professional and don't try to interpret yourself and i will also say this, it's a gut-wrenching experience to pick up the phone and have to call 911. but you could be saving their life and the lives of many other people. it has to be done. >> yeah. parents, friends, teachers, community members. >> calffeteria people. these warning signs aren't >> this is life-saving mary ellen, thank you so much for joining us. we appreciate your time this morning. >> you're welcome. and if you're concerned about a child in your life, you for a full mental health resource for you. lara, over to you. >> thank you, amy. now to those sports illustrated covers. this year's swimsuit issue is breaking stereotypes featuring
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its cover. abc's rebeck da jarvis has the story. >> we can know reveal the sports illustrated swimsuit issue 2016 cover. >> reporter: for the first time ever, there were not not one, not two, but three cover models. >> i'm so -- i'm shaking. >> reporter: that's right. "sports illustrated" revealing ufc fighter ronda rousey, ashley graham and model hailey lawson. as part of their 2016 revealed tv special. in a letter assistant managing editor posted on si.com writes, what defines beauty today? our position on beauty is
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vivacious and bold. the three cover models demonstrate that. african-american model tyra banks breaking barriers gracing "sports illustrated" covers in 1996 and 1997. the cover stars taking to instagram to share the news. ronda rousey writing -- such an honor to share the cover celebrating women of all body types. and ashley graham, making history ass the first size 16 model to be featured, writing, truly speechless. this cover is for every woman who felt like she wasn't beautiful enough because of her size. you can do and achieve anything you put your mind to. #beautybeyondsize. >> three different types of women representing every woman out there. >> reporter: for "good morning america," rebecca jarvis, abc news, new york. >> they are indeed rocking it. joining me now is supermodel emme, who broke the ground. as a plus-size model and now an
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big way. it really is a moment in history. >> we have seen plus-size models in the pages, , t to put ashley on the cover, what does that say to little girls, to everybody? >> it's a very, very big stake in the ground saying, this is point in history that we're going to roll forward in a more positive, more inclusive way of how we see women. images of beauty. i think it's going on reverberate across the industry whether it's fashion, toys, magazines. it's really wonderful. it's not a trend. >> please tell me it's not a trend. i mean, we're seeing -- also, "playboy" is perceiving women in a very different way. "sports illustrated" has done it. we're talking about it in a huge way. ashley, i don't think she gets a day off, she's working so much. >> yes, yes. there's a whole line of beautiful young ladies right behind ashley not going to make
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they're all going to be a part of this beautiful momentum rolling forward for women and girls and quite frankly the men that love them. >> yes. >> beauty comes in all kind of packages. >> yes, it's great. it's a wonderful time in history. >> i have known you for a ng time. do you see more barriers that need to be broken? what would you like to see happen next? >> i'd like to see the toy industry continue to roll forward like mattel has done with its new fashionista line. curvy dolls within their barbie line. >> it starts there, it starts very young where we imprint our kids with what -- >> yes, i think it starts very young, and i think it starts within the families, the mothers feeling better about themselves. and i think that the tables are really, really important for girls to not hear
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one that's accepted. so, going forward, it would be nice to see a little bit more on the age, having models in different age brackets. to break that barrier down. right now, we're happy with having the diversity of body shapes and beauty out there. it's really quite lovely. >> we want to say congratulations to ashley, ronda and all of the girls. >> congratulations, you guys, you did a great job. >> and thank you for getting up early for us today. >> mri pleasure, lara. >> now outside to rob. >> lara, what a great crowd out here on this presidents' day. louisiana, they came across the river from jersey. arkansas, and georgia. how can i forget? bundled up, it is chilly. severe weather across the south, because this energy is going to go across louisiana, biloxi and through mobile and panama city.
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does exist. freezing rain near the appalachian states. 87, another warm one in los angeles. quick check of the natiowatch for areas of fog to start off your work week. temperatures will be warmer today than at any time last week, with highs in the 30-35 range. plan on a mostly cloudy sky. tonight, our next area of low pressure will move in after midnight, however, the bulk of the moisture will likely just miss us to the west. we'll watch the trends, but minor snow accumulation is possible for your tuesday. in the wake of this system, it's really all about some warming conditions, with highs in the 40s by thursday and widespread 50s by friday and saturday. this will feel fantastic, but due to all the snow melt areas of drizzle or fog may accompany this, especially over the >> i think you were -- >> i think i was, too. >> you're on now. >> lara, back to you. we beg with couples, singles all fell in love with the same person this valentine's day. that would be ryan reynolds, the true sweetheart of the box
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starring in the r-rated superhero flick "deadpool." the antihero comedy shattering multiple records, scoring the biggest february opepeng ever. the movie also the biggest r-rated opening of all-time. ryan playing wade wilson, obsessed with saving his girlfriend. exacting revenge on those who left him disfigured after a medical treatment. the blockbuster already has a sequel in the works, ryan reynolds a dead certainty to be back with more cheeky mayhem. and he fought very, very hard for years to keep this movie as it was. he said that it needed to stay r-rated. it's not about curse words, but it's about the character. and it was a bet that paid off. >> and a low budget movie. >> $58 million is low budget. >> nowadays. also in "pop news" this
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double dipper, we have the perfect gift to give any super seinfeld fan. jerry selling his 18 of his classic porsches for $18 million, you can buy them in a big lump or individually. one is expected to fetch $7 million alone. jerry said he's never bought a porsche as an investment. adding quote, i still love these cars but it's time to send some of them back in the world for someone to enjoy. don't worry, jerry's not going to be biking it. he owns a dozen more of those. you could be driving one soon. >> how big is his garage? i'm just curious. >> doesn't he own a building? >> why isn't he selling those
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makes you wonder, does he know something that you don't. >> you think they're lemons? >> i'm just sayin'jerry, there's something going on. >> lara, you would think spectacular in one of them. >> thank you. you guys know ali played her on seinfeld. now valentine's day was yesterday. >> we can save up for next year. >> ali -- also in "pop news," this is a strange one. the next time you go to grocery store to grab eggs and milk, why not grab a tattoo, too? whole foods is considering installing tattoo parlors. the new 365 stores, the grocery store is considering partnering with free-standing businesses that will sell records, body care services, it's part of a plan to attract the younger buyers. no final decision has been made on the tattoo parlor within the hallowed halls of organic produce.
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may in silver lake, los angeles. seems like a great place to try random. >> i don't know if i want a tattoo -- >> yeah, exactly. >> fresh organic produce section -- >> that is "pop news" on this beautiful monday. >> thank you. >> you're welcome. lot of food for thought right there. >> what's coming up? let's see what's coming up. the biggest moments of the bafta
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take a look at the kiss cam.talk about an investigation that found asbestos at a high school. the environmental protection commission will meet tomorrow. both the cedar rapids school district and the company it hired to clean up
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specialties, will be allowed to comment during that meeting. the investigation found there was uncontained asbestos at washington high school last year. the district says renovation work was happening -- but students and staff did not have access to it. it says it cleaned the area where it found asbestos and tested the air when the work was done. february's gazette, kcrg-tv9 student of the month is ellen schlarmann. the 17-year old is a 4- point-oh student at monticello high school. ellen is also the 2015 iowa state fair queen, and has won awards for athletics and community service. we'll feature ellen next tuesday morning here on tv9. and now here's your first alert forecast. watch for areas of fog to start off your work week. temperatures will be warmer today than at any time last week, with highs in the 30-35 range. plan on a mostly cloudy sky. tonight, our next area of low pressure will move in after midnight, however, the bulk of the moisture will likely just miss us to the west. we'll watch the trends, but minor snow accumulation is possible for your tuesday. in the wake of
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about somomwarming conditions, with highs in the 40s by thursday and widespread 50s by friday and saturday. this will feel fantastic, but due to all the snow melt areas of drizzle or fog may the
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first, we dared to take you into the fire. >> oh, my gosh. you can see it. >> then, into the ice. now, amy journeys across the planet taking you into africa's garden of eden, for the first time ever, a 360-degree virtual
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putting you face to face with inches the most fierce, exotic animals on earth. right in the midst of the great migration. next tuesday, "good morning america" on safari live. presented by samsung. that's right. welcome back to "good morning america." amy has her panama hat. her khaki vest. she's all packed. this is amazing. >> we're about to go on safari. the cool thing is, we're taking you with us and not just because it's beautiful but also to highlight the danger of so many amazing animals, we're talking elephants, rhinos and giraffes, they're all facing an unprecedented risk of poaching. very important story we're sharing with you. >> i'm so glad you're doing that. that's a cause that's near and dear to so many people's hearts. you're going to show us the incredible beauty there. this is called africa's garden of eden. amy, do you have any idea of what we can expect? >> we know we're going to this massive crate.
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great migration, that's the annual migration where more than 2 million animals are on the move in pursuit of water and we're going to take you there with us. >> and a pretty good resort, too. >> yes. >> i want to stay there. >> we have to stay somewhere. >> let's migrate there. >> you heard it live. now, amy, drink with a little -- the microphone is in your other hand. >> when you can combine work and play, it's a win-win. >> fresh off the trip of your trip to iceland with drones. the you new technology. it doesn't look that high-tech. >> we'll explain this. we'll have network tv's first-ever live 360-degree virtual reality camera with us. take your own look on your smartphone and computer. when you one of these things, it's made of cardboard.
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when your smartphone moves, the camera moves with it. you'll be able to see live where you want to look and you'll be there with us. >> i'm so excited. >> so, you have control of what you see as a viewer. >> exactly. if you want to get one of these, just go to our website goodmorningamerica.com. we'll send you one of these. join us on tuesday. it's really cool. first time this has ever happened. >> did you get all of your shots? >> i got my shots and malaria pills. oscars. >> yes. >> so you won't be tired at all. switching gears to that, last night was one of first steps in the journey, the baftas, the stars were all there. the last big awards show before the big one, the oscars in two weeks. leonardo dicaprio and maggie smith caught kissing. i love that there was a kiss cam. night, lama hasan has the details.
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the red carpet is ready. the fans are in place. it's going to be a big night. >> and the bafta goes to "the revenant." >> and the bafta for leading actor goes to -- leonardo dicaprio. >> reporter: the revenant winning three majors awards. best actor, best director and best picture. leo even getting praise from his fellow actors. >> i think he's a genius. >> reporter: edging out matt damon, making leo the favorite to win his first oscar after six nominations. >> thank you, bafta, i'm absolutely humbled and i'm absolutely honored by this award tonight. i didn't grow up in a life of privilege, i grew up in a very rough neighborhood in east los angeles and this woman drove me three hours a day to different school, mom, happy birthday. i love you very much.
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contender in a neck and neck race for best supporting actress. >> i'm just happy to be here. >> reporter: you're tipped to win? >> am i really? >> yes. >> don't tell me that. >> reporter: but tonight was kate's night. >> and the bafta goes to -- kate winslet. >> thank you, bafta, so much. my wonderful husband ned who gave his seat to my mom. >> reporter: brie larson unable to attend winning for best actress in "room," making her an almost shoo-in for the oscar. hollywood coming to the last major award ceremony before the oscars. >> this is my first bafta. it feels really good. i was unable to come. >> it's amazing. >> it's incredible. >> so sweet. >> reporter: for "good morning america," lama hasan, abc news, >> there you go. >> touching speeches. >> really beautiful. i'm just so excited about the what you see there is a big indicator. i don't know, i think leo?
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it's his year. it's his year. >> what about best movie? i love spotlight. >> i loved the revenant. >> i don't know if it will go. i love that one as well. lots of great movies out there. we'll move now on to steph curry, dominated at the all-star game this weekend. he's become a dubsmashing star. we're going to show him there with his wife and even michelle obama did a little bit of a cameo. >> funny. >> there she is right there. jesse palmer you had time for a little one-on-one time. >> yes. steph curry, despite his popularity, he's surprisingly a normal guy, a loving husband and a devoted father. nba all-star court sunday night. the sharp-shooting point guard bringing home the victory for
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player in the west? >> yes. that's my mentality, my focus. >> reporter: now with curry at the helm the golden state warriors are on track to break the nba record for regular-season wins. 95-6 record set by michael jordan and the chicago bulls. >> i don't know how many times you're going to be able to be in position to chase an historic record like that and be a team everybody remembers. we'll go after it. >> reporter: but the 27-year-old is not the only one making headlines. his daughter riley, an overnight internet sensation, stealing her dad's thunder in his postgame press conferences. what's she like when you guys are at home? >> she's exactly that. she has so much personality. she's full of energy. >> reporter: what is it going to be like the first time a boy comes to the curry household? >> i don't know if i'm ready for that yet.
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and the stern presence. >> reporter: while his wife is the one with culinary chops and food blog, they don't call him chef curry for nothing. >> i only have one meal. five ingredients, 15 minutes, i keep it simple. knock it out. let the family enjoy. then, you'll have that tomorrow, the next day, the next day, the next day. >> reporter: off the court, you'll find them rubbing shoulders with the obamas. the first lady posting this wildly viral dubsmash with the couple on friday. curry even playing a round of golf with the president. curry admits one thing that throws him off his game. >> a little intimidating was the secret service. we lost the match. i blamed it on the secret service. he's used to that environment. and i'm not. we need a rematch and call it square. >> fans love steph curry and he's may be the most relatable superstar in the nba.
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player in the game, can't jump the highest, he's a great shooter. that's something everyone around the world can do. he's extremely down to earth, guys. >> he's not relatable at all. no one can play -- >> no, you can try and shoot like steph curry. you can try. you're not going to drop them like steph curry can. >> he does inspire you to try. >> sure does. >> yeah, he sure seems it. >> and a popcorn connoisseur. he ranks the popcorn at every arena around the country. >> wow, there's a story. there's a "pop news" investigation. let's go outside to rob. >> butter, salt. no salt. got a new movie coming out batman versus superman. all right, look, today i'm going to be a batman fan. we're getting into this bad boy a little bit. it's also presidents' day.
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forecast. there's d.c., snow happening. your presidents' cities across the country. there's washington, of course, 33 degrees with snow changing to rain. kenn week. temperatures will be warmer today than at any time last week, with highs in the 30-35 range. plan on a mostly cloudy sky. tonight, our next area of low pressure will move in after midnight, however, the bulk of the moisture will likely just miss us to the west. we'll watch the trends, but minor snow >> this feels good. this weather report is brought to you by jeep grand cherokee. we're in the batmobile. we've been showing you this bad boy all morning long. in honor of the upcoming movie, we're looking for a superhero of our own. yeah, if there's someone in your life that inspires you,
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real-life superhero, we want to hear about them. it's called "good morning america's" real-life superhero contest. submit it on our website and you and your hero could receive a red-carpet trip at the premiere of batman versus superman: dawn of justice on march 20th. entries must be received by march 2nd. all right, george, come on out and let's ride this guy. we want to hear about your heroes. >> i feel kind of left out. she's going to africa. he's in the batmobile. we're all hanging out in here. >> you're hanging out with steph curry. >> okay. let's go to commercial, george. >> okay, we are. one teen breaking down stereotypes for muslim women and girls. we stop arthritis pain, so you don't have to stop. tylenol 8hr arthritis pain has two layers of pain relief. the first is fast.
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we're back now with "good morning america's girl power" series, and our first installment with our friends at "seventeen" magazine this week. we're introducing you to the founder of hijab project. she's just an 18-year-old
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but amara majeed is already making history. >> only student at brown university wearing a head scarf. >> reporter: born in the u.s. to sri lankan immigrants. she's an activist and muslim american fighting to break down the stigma surrounding the head scarf with the hijab project. why did you start it. >> i wanted to encourage women and girls to try on the head scarf for a day. and share experiences on my site. what has surprised me the most is the wide range of women have tried it and how far it's taken off. is the biggest misconception of women who wear the head scarf? >> probably thate lack intellect. they see me as this wasn't my choice. that my parents forced it on me. >> reporter: and it was at 14 years old that she chose to wear
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perceived. >> i get a lot of hate. people telling me you're a terrorist. >> reporter: do you feel safe walking down an american street with your head scarf? >> no. it's very scary. walking in the streets at night. if i'm wearing a jacket, i just put the hood on to cover up the hijab. >> reporter: and that's her mission, to eradicate the stereotypes of muslim women and girls. and fight against islamophobia. she even penned an open letter to donald trump that went viral over his controversial comments. complete shutdown of muslims entering the united states. >> reporter: why did you write the letter? >> in this political climate i felt like i needed a way to express kind of what i was feeling as a muslim american and
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comments are harmful to the muslim community. >> reporter: because of that passion to change the world, she earned a spot on "seventeen" magazine's teen power list. but beneath all her accomplishments she's still a teenage girl at heart. >> i'm a huge swifty. i love taylor swift and i'm a >> xoxo. >> yes, gossip girl. >> what do the words "girl power" mean to you? >> i think that girl power is essentially showing the world that we females can be powerful not despite but because of our gender. >> she's so special. we got to talk to some of her friends who got to wear the
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they said it's eye-opening. "seventeen" magazine is on newsstands now. coming up with one-on-one star how to be single star alison brie. but first we have a unique at marvel. maybe we created him. all of us. >> there's no connection. >> we never stopped to think that dare devils could open the door for men like this. >> why are you doing this? >> because you're one bad day away from being me. >> because you're one bad day away from being me. hey. something new has arrived. and it works in the middle of anywhere.
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the new iphone 6s on u.s. cellular lets you stay connected where other networks don't. [ chuckles ] the new iphone 6s on u.s. cellular.
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back now with the romantic valentine's day weekend, it's called "how to be single." and star alison brie plays a
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all of the wrong places. abc's sara haines got to go one-on-one with her. >> reporter: she may be best known to audiences as trudy from "mad men." >> we're done, peter. this is over. >> reporter: and annie from "community." >> i feel so violated. >> reporter: but in the new romantic comedy "how to be single," brie plays a new york city woman who's dating with the sole focus of finding a husband and fast. >> i'm on ten different dating websites to increase my odds. >> reporter: your character is very organized and driven. >> yes. >> reporter: and i have read that many of your characters have been inspired by your older sister? >> yes, my older and only sister inspires a lot of characters. she's type a, she really gets stuff done. i'm like the flighty actress sister. she's been a great inspiration to me. definitely for this movie.
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"mad men," we're all sad that's it's over. off as a jet-setting family, do you think they live happily ever after? >> absolutely. good, i needed to hear that. in the movie the bartender is kind of your wingman. >> yes. >> reporter: who in your real life would be your ideal real real-life wingman? >> rebel. she's great. i feel like, you know, she's like -- she's so funny, she really keeps the party going. she knows when to cut out of there and leave you alone with the guy. >> let me teach you how to be single. go get us some drinks. no, you don't buy the drinks, boys buy the drinks. >> well, thank you so much for taking the time to sit down with us. >> absolutely. >> i love the movie. i'm going to see it again. >> yes, everybody should see it twice. >> that's telling you. it's a quotable one.
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and over again. >> reporter: for "good morning america," sara haines, abc news, new york.
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>> and "good morning america" is brought to you by brookdale, bringing new life to senior living. and before we go, we have an update on our "10 dates in 10 states" adventure. consider responsibility erica enjoyed her second date with tom on valentine's day getting to go behind the scenes of "aladdin" on broadway. nothing says second date like -- >> that looks smooth. >> we do want to thank adventures by disney. it was fun to join along. learn more about adventures by disney at our website. we wish erica and tom lots of love. >> have a great day, everyone.
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>> have a great day, everyone.3 people are recovering this morning after a nearly 30 car pile up on interstate 80. authorities say the snow may have caused this mess. the iowa state patrol says the first two crashes happened around noon at the west branch exit. a short time later, a pileup of 28 vehicles happened nearby. three people were hurt in that crash. the wrecks forced authorities to shut down the westbound lanes for several hours. remember, whenever you see news happening, call newsline 9 at 319-365- 9999. you can also send pictures and videos to newsroom at
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today family and friends of a waucoma man will remember his life. according to the waterloo cedar falls courier, 36- year-old brady kuennen died last wednesday in a snowmobile accident in michigan. the sheriff's office says he lost control of his snowmobile, fell off, and hit a tree. kuennen was in michigan's upper peninsula when the accident happened. it's under investigation - the sheriff's office says he may have been drinking. and now here's your first alert forecast. watch for areas of fog to start off your work week. temperatures will be warmer today than at any time last week, with highs in the 30-35 range. plan on a mostly cloudy sky. tonight, our next area of low pressure will move in after midnight, however, the bulk of the moisture will likely just miss us to the west. we'll watch the trends, but minor snow accumulation is possible for your tuesday. in the wake of this system, it's really all about some warming conditions, with highs in the 40s by thursday and widespread 50s by friday and saturday. this will feel fantastic, but due to all the
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accompany this, especially over the
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>> it's "live! with kelly & michael." today, from the series, "girls," allison williams. and one of the stars of the drama, "the walking dead," danai gurira. plus, performing his latest hit, "let me in," rick springfield.
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[captioning made possible by disney-abc domestic television] >> and now, here are your emmy award-winning co-hosts, kelly ripa and michael strahan! [cheers and applause] kelly: ah, thank you. hi! michael: hello. kelly: welcome to the show, everybodien it is monday, february 15, 2016. it is presidents' day. [applause] michael: yep, yep. presidents' day. day. february. washington's birthday is on the 22nd. and lincoln's birthday is on february 12.

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