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good morning, rally last night. cruz. >> this guy is sick. this guy. >> and a e to pump him in the face, i'll tell you. >> as cruz is forced to fire a key staffer after new allegations of a dirty ather alert. a large tornado outbreak expected to hit the gulf coast. damaging winds up to 70 miles an hour and golf ball-sized hail.e in the threat zone. flooding rain and storms from texas to maine. snow hole emergency. this 10-year-old girl falls ten feet below the surface. desperately tries to pull her free and we have the
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and are you ready for this? "gma" on safari. an epicore plunge ing you into africa's garden of eden. an expedition into one of the wonders of thes of majestic animals on the move as part of the great migration. we're with them from the air to the ground. our drones and trackers following their steps, part of it all with groundbreaking virtual technology at your fingertips. "gma" live on safari in africa starts right now. i don't know about you but chill bumps already out. "gma" on safari give you an extraordinary glimpse at one of the natural wonders of the world.
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amy is there. amy robach there live in africa.nia and she's just about to go into the ngorongoro crater in tanzania, one of the most spectacular,sights in the world. you see her in the convoy right there. amy, how is it? >> oh, my goodness, george. it truly is the garden of eden. and just moments ago that's right, we descended into the 2,000-foot deep crater and now we have just a few of our friends came to join us, the animals have really cooperated. you are looking live at the great migration in p this is 100-square-mile crater. we have help to cover this. we have five camera, a long lens camera. two drones and, of course, that virtual reality bringing this incredible, incredible safari to you and it is stunning.
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we're going to be looking for and rhinos because those are the animals that are threatened, in fact, our t.j. holmes is in south africa talking about the efforts to try and stop illegalt we can protect and save these majestic creatures, guys. buckle up. this is going to be an awesome ride. >> it be live all morning long. one of the memories i treasure most, my family went on a safari in south africa right before my father - you're going to see for yourself. there. i will never ever forget that memory. special. we will begin with the race for the white house. it'se." republicans squaring off ahead of today's votes in nevada and ted cruz facing a major shake-up in his inner circle. abc's tom llamas has the latest and joins usgood morning, tom. >> reporter: robin, good morning to you. it is caucus day here in nevada and if the gop wants a house they may get
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you'll hear why in a moment. trump talking tough in front of thousands last night in vegas ass a tough point in his campaign. this morning, a cruz campaign shake-up and donald trump is relishing every minute of it. >> the evangelicalsfor him. you know why, because they don't like liars. >> reporter: overnight trump rallied a massive crowd in las vegas saying he wanted to hit a protester who interrupted him. >> had him in the face, i'll tell you. >> reporter: and poking fun at senator ted cruz. >> 24 this guy is sick. forced to fire rick tyler after tyler spread a false report which claimed rubio dismissed the bible to a cruz staffer in this video. >> i know exactly what i said to i said, the answer to every question you'll ever have is in that book. >> reporter: senator rubio livid describing a pattern of dirty cruz campaign
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was dropping out during the iowa caucuses to photoshopping this image of rubio shaking hands with theomeone in that organization has set that culture. ted has to be responsible for that report senator crud looked into this most recent matter s decision in this morning, i asked for rick tyler's resignation. i had made clear in this campaign that we will conduct a very highest standards. >> reporter: cruz warning attacks on his character could ultimately derail his other candidates devote all their time and energy to attacking us and engaging in personal slurs and attacks, it is possible they could weaken us to a sufficient extent that donald trump the nomination. >> reporter: and overnight senator ted cruz seeming to strengthen his immigrant plan saying he would be in favor of mass deportations, even this as senator marco rubio received 16 edge
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from establishment republican party members clearly many in the party are rallying around that's right. all ahead of those caucuses tonight. we'll move to the democrats now and hillary clinton hoping that momentum from her win over bernie sanders in nevada will bring her big victories in and that huge delegate hall across the south on super tuesday, one week from today. sanders fighting back hard and the latest. good morning, cecilia. >> reporter: the vermont senator now looking ahead to super tuesday states also hoping he can pull off the win he needs to keep his campaign afloat. and now he's got his his one and only target. overnight hillary clinton popping up on the set of "scandal," star scott foley sharing this instagram ofhimself and president fitz. clinton on a fund-raising trip to los angeles where she attended a $2,700 per person of a hollywood executive. >> thank you, nevada. >> reporter: after winning 76%
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nevada, she's counting on where more than half of democratic voters are expected to be black. clinton also launching another new ad featuring one of the most voices in america, actor morgan freeman. >> she says their names. >> trayvon martin shot to death.d. >> danny. >> reporter: bernie sanders is turning to a different prominentr, danny glover while attacking clinton as a political opportunist. >> and the people of the united states need to know the hasty ily adopted campaign rhetoric and the real record and the long-held ideas of the candidates.nders' team says while they haven't given up on south carolina where clinton enjoys a massive double-digit lead they are focused on superrs hoping for wins in places like colorado,
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massachusetts. and during a 22-minute speech in boston sanders mentioned hillary 15 times. he's also bringing in another big name endorsement from spike lee, the big question, though, this morning, guys, is will it be enough? >> does he let's bring it to jon karl in washington. you saw that targeting that cecilia put up for bernie sanders. he's got to find a place to get some >> reporter: that's right. they see several possibilities on super tuesday to get wins. bernie sanders' home state of vermont, neighboring massachusetts, minnesota, colorado, all states camp thinks they can win and remember, george, in every single state for the democrats they're awarded proportionally. even in states hell still gather delegates. >> so hard to read. a relatively new caucus there but you got firsthand evidence yesterday of the republican establishment really closing
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you saw several united states senators, several congress -- members of congress, governors, former governors, all coming out and endorsingsterday. really quite a list including bob dole, the 1996 republican nominee. but, george, dole told me, i talked to him about this. he told me if rubio can't find a place to win on if trump sweeps on super tuesday then he -- you might as well start printing the inaugural invitations that trump will be the nom prised me from bob dole. he felt he could even win the white house. jon karl, thanks very much. >> all right there, george. now to another big headline, new developments in that michiganage. we're learning more about what the uber driver may have done before the shooting including a visit to a gun and ammo shop.z has the latest from kalamazoo. alex. >> reporter: good morning, robin. authorities describe the uber driver as cooperative, but not remorseful.
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motive in this case remains a this morning we're learning more about the suspect in that deadly rampage in kalamazoo. uber driver jason dalton. >> you understand the charges? >> yes, 45-year-old stone-faced during his arraignment monday facing several charges including six counts of murder. >> i would prefer just to remain reporter: prosecutors saying they still don't know his motive but say that dalton admitted he took people's lives. >> i described this previously as cold. >> reporter: investigators say dalton picked up uber fares in between the shootings saturday night. just a short time before dalton was arrested he allegedly picked these three men. >> my buddy said, this isn't the hhr, you're not the guy, are you and he kind of said ton once worked as an insurance adjuster, married and father of 10 and 15-year-old. andrew jamieson the best man at
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>> he was very quiet and. definitely not out to ever cause anybody trouble. >> reporter: a local gun and ammunition owner says dalton stopped in about once a month and was there just hours before the shooting purchasing a jacket. the three separate attacks unfolding across a 12-mile area. six people dead in the course of five hours. barbara ann awe thorn's family her in a statement as a generous, giving person, the 14-year-old girl with hawthorne during the shooting remains in critical condition, initially believed to be brain dead. >> abigail is needs to get that straight. my daughter is not dead. >> reporter: and this morning we've learned the girlfriend of one of the youngled was actually in a car hiding nearby and was able to call 911 during the ordeal. dalton is due back in court here next week, thursday, you, alex. we are all pulling for that young girl. major winter storm brewing. sam has that. >> damaging storm already this
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let's get you warned. there's a lot moreappening west texas. 45 to 60-mile-an-hour driving winds. then the hailstones involved in this, as well. so the hailstones this size, that's houseid it to a house imagine what it's doing to cars. this is not just the spot in texas, all over the deep south so baton rouge, mobile, the way into the panhandle, that's where they will be active. strong wind, damaging winds. we think tornados are possible. not just the storms, though. it's a lot of soaking rain. look at these areas shaded inetting one around shreveport, atlanta, charlotte, new york, boston later on. probably for tomorrow. very heavy rain involved here. two, three, four inches of rain. ng a little hit of know this afternoon. nothing to do with what you'll get tomorrow which is the worst weather and then this snow that kicks in starting tomorrow really chicago, peoria, this could be a good size hit of sob and george, a lot eastern half of the country.
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the latest on the battle between apple and the fbi. protesters rallying atround the world today to support the tech giant's repuceal to help the fbi unlock the iphone used by one of the san bernardino shooters. the latest. >> reporter: today in over 40 cities across the nation and internationally apple supporters saying no to the fbi and aed to help open the iphone of the san bernardino killer. >> this goes far beyond this single case or this single phone and in fact they'reng apple to do something that would put millions of people's safety and security at risk. >> reporter: but some family members of those fatally shot and woundedng in, as well. announcing plans to join the fbi in the fight against apple. >> the questions that the family members have, the victims, why did this happen? how could this happen? why were they targeted?
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who did these people communicater: this after an intensifying war of words between tim cook and fbi director james comey. the fbi director saying it'sdence from the phone as soon as possible and the apple ceo warning that the fbi's demands would potentially make millions of foevens vulnerable to hacking. supported their stance but microsoft co-founder bill gates suggested to "the financial times" that the government is asking for something narrow. >> it's no different than, you - if anybody ever been able to tell the phone company to get information, bank records, should anybody be able to get it? >> reporter: but gates goes on to say a high court, quote, to make clear what they should do. >> a big fight, thanks very much. we move on to a big headline about distracted this morning that those distractions from texting, even changing stations on the radio lead to a majority of crashes and emotions also play a big role. abc's rebecca jarvis here to od morning, rebecca.
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this goes to show you how crucial it is to pay attention while you are driving. the new research showing that in two-thirds of crashes drivers were distracted justbefore the accident and in 90% of the most severe crashes, drivers were distracted. we've seen that frightening video.atting, changing the tunes. resulting in crashes each and every time. [ screaming ] morning, new evidence that not only is distracted driving a major factor behind car crashes, but that the risk of crashing rises when drivers were emotional, angry, sad, tearful or agitated. the study conducted by the virginia tech transportation institute surveyed 3,500he ages of 16 and 98 lew a three-year period. the author says that
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driver's eye away from create the greatest crash risk. the most common being reaching for a cell phone, reading or writing or using touch screen menus on the uthor of this study says these findings are particularly useful because they show just how distracted teens were while driving. he says if something limit the distractions there could be scary results in the future. also looking on the dashboard too. part of those distractionshe radio, doing things that people do and there's so much to see in the car. >> should be some way to disable the >> i'd like to see that. >> you got an incredible story. >> a dramatic rescue in california. a 10-year-old girl suddenly falling through the snow intor. her father trying desperately to pull her out. abc's kayna whitworth has the details. >> reporter: dramatic new cell phone video of a father trying ly save his
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water and hypothermia. >> i was scared and calling out for help. my feet were freezing. >> reporter: this morning, speaking out after falling through this hole in the snow and into the frigid water below. >> at first i thought it was just an indent but i fell int one of my legs hanging. >> reporter: samantha's father scrambling to help. >> i stuck out the snow pull for her to grab and shenough to hole on to it and i noticed she was starting to sink. >> reporter: luckily a search and rescue team was nearby on an overnight training exercise. >> not for the search and rescue team, samantha's disposition might be quite different. >> reporter: a bridge underneath the weight of all that snow had collapsed creating anr than a manhole. samantha had fallen ten feet below the surface of the snow. this morning, thankful for her i was happy that they were
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>> reporter: for "good morning america," kayna whitworth, abc news, los angeles. >> wow. >> thank goodness she's rescue team. >> this is a little know. no one gets more than two inches. take a look. watches out. up comes this low, the small system today, not the heavy rain today starting at around an hour in philly and probably by noon today in new york you'll start to see the rain and the snow mixing in.
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. good morning. let's get a check on the if you're walking out of the door, it's cold out there. 28 degrees in cleveland. 27 in akron. 28 in canton; 29 in elyria. here is a look at hour forecast. all right, as we pursue time, you will notice the temperatures rise into the 40s. we're starting off with some sun buthe cloud coverage will build in know, we're expecting a major system to affect us as we head into the end of the week. have a great day, everybody. coming up, newse sexual harassment allegations against peyton manning. coaches at the university of tennessee expected to speak out this morning. amy is live on safari in africa on the great hat do you see? >> oh, guy, we have a beautiful lake of pink as in pink flamingos right behind me and some zebras and the foreground.
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. good morning issue it's 7:26. i'm jackie fernandez and terrence lee. a warning about car thefts. >> jeeps seem to be one of the newschannel 5 looked over hundreds of police reports and
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den ease called wed said iberty was taken over the weekend. this morning, we saw a heavy security presence and we saw that last night. and new information from a deadow know a woman was in the car with her husband when she jumped out on route 8. she ran across the traffic and over a barrier in the median. she was on the way when she was hit and killed by a truck. it happened at 4 yesterday afternoon. another minor crash followed and the highway was closed a rush hour. somara. all right, it's time for the power of 5 forecast. a few things you need to know. we have cold weather waiting on you. 28 degrees in cleveland right , 27, akron and we're looking at 28 in coshockton. some with a chilly start to your morning and throughout the afternoon. the highs will reach we are expecting sun and clouds will build in and that rain moves in tomorrow. corrina, over to you. and all right, thank you. as we look at your 5 on your side traffic
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and an issue i want to tell you about on the shore way here. we have three lanes blocked because of an accident on the east shore way and this is we're seeing stop-and-go traffic back to babbott and in akron, we're seeing an accident here and this is eastland avenue at plum street. as for drive times, a rthbound, rock side to downtown, taking you 16 minutes with average speeds of 33 miles an hour and an 18-minute ride for you, crocker to the inner belt and 10 minutes to and this is a live look outside from our odot cam, 71 at west 25th with heavy volume, guys. we'll see you here in 25 minutes with more affic. >> hope you have a fantastic
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welcome back to "gma" and that is something you cannot see very often. a rhino on safari at theter in tanzania. zebras in the background, as well. amy is there this morning all morning long. we've got cameras all across that crater for the greate're going to bring you more in discuss a little bit. >> we'll talk to amy in just a bit. also right now donald trump with the harshest words yet for ted cruz accusing his campaign of spread lies as nevada gets ready. camille cosby responding to questions about her husband during a seven-hour deposition. moment. back to amy and her crew on safari in africa.
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>> oh, this is so incredible. incredibly rare. you are seeingt we're seeing here in the ngorongoro crater and that is the elusive black rhino. there are about 40 of them in this crater and it is extremely rare to see one up personal and you are seeing it along with us and i have here with me wildlife expert animal planet's dave seen this often yourself. >> quite a sight. i rarely see them. >> dave also -- something most of us haven't done -- spent six months alone with lions. that will come in he move for lions and elephants and incredibly rare to see and to bring it live we have our two droings. let's get them flying on their guys, take it away and you are just going to be wowed and wowed and wowed but what we'll be able to show you over the next hour and a half, stay with us.
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>>ycovered. first we have the latest on peyton manning under growing scrutiny because of a sexual harassment lawsuit against his alma mater, tennessee. that is bringing up an accusation made against peyton 20 years ago by a female trainer and this morning coaches at u.t. are expected to speak out. is here with the latest. good morning, ryan. >> reporter: good morning. 16 coaches from both men's and women's sports teams at the university of tennessee are holding a joint press to answer questions on a variety of issues and it is alleged they created a hostile environment for females they'rer reputation. this morning, 16 head coaches at the university of tennessee speaking out expected to hold a joint press conference for the first time since six womenawsuit alleging the university violated title ix by
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>> tennessee starts possession inside the 30. to the end this after football coach butch jones made his first public comments regarding the suit saturday. defending the football program. >> we've worked very hard to build our culture. we'reend it. >> reporter: the plaintiffs allege the school acted with deliberate indifference in its response to incidents of sexual assault. >> manning gets the pass to >> reporter: among those cited in the filing, peyton manning, the good guy quarterback fresh off his super bowl win. >> my relationships with my mportant to me. >> reporter: allegations resurfacing from a 20-year-old incident in which a highly regarded female trainer called manning sexually assaulted her rsity of tennessee allegedly placing his genital area on her while she examined his foot. in a book manning described the 1996 incident as a crude butr room exchange. not right catching him mooning
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>> it took social media to make this a news story. it's been out there. it's a story that is incredibly damaging to peyton manning. >> reporter: this is just the latest in a slew of claims filed against numerous universities for their handling of sexual assault cases. florida state and baylor each last month by female students alleging football players assaulted them. the university of tennessee's lawyer says the school acted lawfully and in good faith in the situations outlined ingainst them. >> a lot of people watching this mighty closely. thank you, ryan. we move on to a bitter legal battle between the guy you've seen in those doss equis his talent agency. he's being called a deadbeat in court filings. nick watt has the story. >> he can speak french and the most interesting man in the role. >> reporter: but the man who played him for ten years jonathan goldsmith knee-deep in
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>> i prefer dos apparently goldsmith's preference for dos equis intoxicated him into believing that he could ignore his promises reads a complaint tied by he owes him a cut of close to $2 million in mere money or apparently always pay that manager he stopped in november >> his two cents is worth $37 and change. >> reporter: the suit declaring there is nothing interesting about being a deadbeat refers to goldsmith as the least honorable man in the business. >> the last time he flirted with danger, danger got clingy. >> reporter: goldsmith just countersued his manager. >> my client, i have to in the business over 50 years. he's an honorable man. he's never cheated anyone. >> reporter: goldsmith claims by dishing details and dollars involved his now ex-manager isng this gig and calls him a failed "c" list actor now
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>> stay thirsty, my f the most interesting men in the world he is a fighter. >> reporter: for "good morning america," nick watt, abc news, los angeles. >> oh, no one holding back in that back with much more from amy's epic live expedition driving right into the great migration with cutting-edge cameras. you have to see these animals in just a little bit. >> reporter: t.j. is on patrol on the front lines to save rhinos from extinction. he confronts a former poacher. come on back. ality. with our heads in the clouds. like a bunch of space cadets. huh? what?nk. what's my line? [director]: reset! maybe we do live in a fantasy... our own little bubble. just hangin' out!completely down to earth. but just a bunch of dreamers? no way! we're just like everyone else. you know, average joes.
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and we're back now with "gma" on safari. amy in tanzania in the ngorongoro crater. that is home to hundreds of thousands of animals right now and, amy, what are youoh, we told you we were on a mission to find lions, elephants and rhinos and look what we have right behind me, beef a pride of
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it's about 90 degrees. you can see them panting and looking for shade just to try to stay cool. they hunt at night but had is it you're seeing this live with us with our five cameras here capturing it all for you and we want to find lion, elephants and rhinos because among many threatens in this continent and our t.j. holmes is actually in south africa with more on the efforts to try and stop illegal hunting to protect these beautifult.j., how is it going? >> hey there, robach. it's going actually really, really well. i know we've been using drones a lot and been using them to track i want you to take a peek at something on this screen. take a look at that white van and keep your eye on it. we're using unmanned aerial vehicles here, as hat we're doing. we're using those unmanned aerial vehicles to actually track me this morning as i step out of the van, hopefully you can get a glimpse of me but this
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being used to try to save the rhino from extinction. they look like're actually park rangers in south africa and this is their battlefield. poachers. >> it's the poachers, definitely the poachers. they've got deadly weapons. >> reporter: i'm on patrol with rangers at this park, the oldest gamerica. armed coachers come after rhinos every night on these grounds. but tonight the rangers have air support. this is the latestmbat the killing of rhinos in south africa. the project is called air shepherd. drones with infrared cameras patrol the air and send back time to a mobile command center where a team monitors them. >> someone stopped there. >> reporter: look closely. those white dots, that's me and
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but if a poacher isone team can tell the rangers where to intercept. south africa is home to over 80% of the world's rhino population, but they're facing extinctionause of their highly coveted horns. the high demand comes from asia where the horns are believed to have medicinal power. he's heard from friends that it can cure diseases. he mixes up the horn and puts it in a drink. >> there is no scientific proof that rhino horn has anyits but people have the attributes that it's said to have. you know, it's the same as telling a christian jesus christ doesn't exist. south africa. ten years ago 25 rhinos were poached. the number last year, 1,175. i met with a former poacher who to show his face. through a translator he said
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and did it to support his family. did you ever feel badre doing for killing these animals? he says at times i would feel sorry for the animals but i had to do what i had to do.g to save the rhino from poachers is like fighting a war. some would say they're getting close to wiping the rhino off the planet and youfighting that battle now. >> we're trying, of course, it's very bad. >> reporter: but for now the ware of africa's most majestic creatures. it's africa >> reporter: all right, as the drone above continues to circle guy down here in the blue shirt hoping you can still make me out but i'll have my photographer mark who is sitting in that command center turn on around to the camera and see where i am now. here, here i am at this park. the drone can cover a whole lot
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foot, the rangers on foot enthough this isbeing used certainly going to be helpful just in the time we've been here, guy, there's been four rhinos poached, killed right here at this park. after that coveted rhino horn so new tools they will be using. not foolproof but this could be the future, robach, i'll send it back to you in tanzania. >> all right, t.j., fantastic such an important message. we want to take you back to where we are right now live right near a pride of lions, one of eight pries that we know of here in the and speaking of endangered animals, the lions are the quickest -- they're moving towards extinction faster than any other species on the planet so beautiful creatures is so very important. and coming up, you know, you're seeing this live with us as we're seeing it. we will tell you more about the grou using that 360-degree virtual experience that you at home can
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that shot. live, a pair of lion, it is hot out there and you are looking at another way you can experience "gma" on safari, the true circle of life. amy a mission to find some of africa's most majestic creatures. she has five cameras with her including an incredible camera from our partner in this, ting 360 degrees right now to give you a virtual reality experience unlike anything you've ever seen on tv. >> all right, it is ome but no one is more surprised than me. when we said great migration i thought we were talking 95 going into the beltway in d.c. but we're not. this camera can and i'm going to -- look at this. all the way around the ngorongoro crater, look at the mountains, by the way that's a little cirrus crowd and cumulus popping up right aroundou. >> really enables you to think
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. good morning new this morn -- 7:56. new this morning, the first lawsuit in the deadly akron plane >> reporting suing the plane's owner for allowing the flight to happen. the suit said the company knew the plane had a malfunctioning instrument and control panel. the ntsb has not determined crash. and now, a look at the forecast with somara. >> and i'm quiet today. a lot like yesterday with more cloud says. we're seeing temperatures starting off in the 30s and ou're heading out of the door, 29 in akron and good morning, medina. you're at 28 degrees. and as we head throughout the day, this is how it's panning ng temperatures in the low to mid-30s and a high of 45 degrees and you will see the clouds kick into gear throughout the afternoon. and then, we are also talking
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it will bring a lot of rain and for your morning commute tomorrow. and then by thursday, that will switch over from snow to rain, so it's going to be a wet snow ing. we're going to continue tracking that in the power-of-5 weather center and let me leave with you a seven aft. we talked about precipitation and -- seven-day about precipitation and on the downward trend behind the storm system. getting a black of arctic air. >> and still tracking the accident on 90 and ing and this is in akron, at east avenue and plum street. expect delays there and let's begins. as i move out of the system there, you can see them. 25 minutes, 90 eastbound and a 10-minute ride for you, 271 and heading outside, the backup is building. 71 north and west 23rd. ally at anywhere from 5 miles per hour to 15, 18 miles an spots. over to terrence and jackie.
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. and we're on safari live right here. the great migration is on the move, nts, hippos, our expert animal trackers bringing you face-to-face with some of the world's magnificent animals. drones deployed to bring you right up close. plunging you into the heart of africa's garden of eden, get ready. we're just molt as way from the adventure of a lifetime right here live. also this morning, health
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decision. the slam dunk jump. this teen appearing to levitate in midair. but it's not he's no jedi, the story behind the photo everyone is clicking on this morning. and buckle up. it's time to go on safari live as we say -- >> all: good morning, america. and good morning, amy, and her crew there. our audience joining in on the safari this morning. look, they've all got their phones on sharing in thisce, the great migration in africa. >> oh, yes. and amy is live in tanzania this morning. absolutely stunning, that crater, these animals are really cooperating with us. incredible.
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we have our five live cameras. i'm here with dave salmoni and we just found a herd of these are incredible, majestic creatures. we just saw those lions live and, dave, it's funny. not afraid of much but these guys. >> although lions are the king of the jungle these are the reason more lions die than any other reason. when they feel threatened they reactly. if they felt threatened they'd send a couple signals and just kill whatever is in their way. >> we're at a safe distance. a good thing and we'll haveesting and fun facts as dave likes to call them about all these incredible animals and just got word, our two drones, our live drones may have just found a herd of we're going to be headed over there next. you. >> we can't wait either. >> that's going to be great. that buffalo is storing up his energy m in their home on their turf.
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too. i love this. >> technically amy is exactly the right position because she's upwind of the knew you couldn't resist that. >> buffalo don't smell so -- >> you ran that -- >> i did a test run. don't say that, sam. >> no, it's beautiful. >> you can see he listens to ll go to cecilia vega. >> don't come to me after that. good morning, guys. we begin with today's republican caucuses in nevada. donald trump is trying for his third he has a commanding lead overnight drawing a large crowd in las vegas and delivering his harshest attack yet on ted cruz. calling him sick and attacking hise texas senator hoping to recover from a campaign shake-up after firing a staffer for posting a misleading video about marco rubio and rubio is gaining ground picking upom bob dole and several other big names who previously supported jeb bush. and missouri senator claire mccaskill has been diagnosed
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good as she begins treatment in st. louis, mccaskill says the cancer was diagnosed lew a mammogram. bill gates is siding with the fbi in its battle with s tells "the financial times" he agrees apple should hack into the phone used by one of the san bernardino shooters saying the fbi's request for access is, quote, no special thing.l finds that most americans also side with the fbi. and there is a new warning this morning about climate change. scientists say global sea levels are rising at the fastest rate in s. they say there's more to come. another 1 to 4 feet by the end of this century depending on how much carbon dioxide is he atmosphere. a close call when this small plane crashed onto a busy street in southern california. surveillance video shows the plane nearly taking out a car, only person on board and was not hurt.
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and some starbucks fans are not very happy about changes to the coffee giant's rewards customers will be rewarded based on how much they spend, not how many types they buy. starbucks says the change could reduce wait times andl no longer try to pay for multiple items separately. and the news we have all been waiting for, there is one less reason to feel guilty aboute. apparently it improves brain function. a new study found that people who ate chocolate at least once a week displayed improved mental skills, flavonoids in the cocoa beans could be one rea whatever this high school student is eating, i want some of this. check it out. walker stillman looks like he's there. this picture is not photoshopped. he says when he knew he had no chance at making that rebound he just relaxed midair. only in that pose for a split s mom says she's going to hang it on the lawn of the house.
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>> chill rebounder. >> thanks for bringing that to us, cecilia, app> a surprising new report about mastectomies. the u.s. department of health and human services revealing the number of women who astectomies has tripled. jennifer ashton is here to talk about this so tell us, give us some details. >> this was not a study but an data from 2005 to 2013 and over that eight-year period some interesting trends were observed. the rate of mastectomy overall has increased by of women having double mastectomies, that tripled over the eight-year period and women who are choosing double mastectomies were about ten years younger were having single mastectomies and this was all in the face of the breast cancer rate staying stable. >> yeah, so it's stayingen are taking these measures because they -- it's individual. they have to do what they feel
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exactly. >> as a doctor, when do you think it is right for agle mastectomy. >> so, difficult question and obviously as you said it does have to be individualized but this is really the why. three kind of main reasons why a mastectomy. number one, if they have a genetic mutation like the brca mutation that we have's talked about and most people know about, second reason, if it's a large tumor in a small size breast because, again, we have to take into account cosmetic issues, the risk of being disfigured with the treatment of the cancer and lastly, patient preference. say, i don't want to go through that increased surveillance, stress, follow-up, long term and so i want to choose what i think is the best course of action. >> and quite a few way. when you look at it there's some controversy about does it really prevent future recurring even getting it in the first place if you have a mastectomy. >> this is what most know, robin.
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this for some time, the risk of recurrence or death after being treated with lump lumpectomy with radiation is the same. so this treatment -- >> that is surprising. >> when people hear that -- you think -- >> absolutely the same so this is ad to have with that breast surgeon and needs to be right about them. treating the whole woman and not just the body part. >> each woman and men go through breast cancer, as well. thinking of senator that she has been recently diagnosed and said the prognosis is good so we're thinking of her. over to lara. here's what's coming up on our "gma morning menu." seen on safari getting up close with the most majestic animals in africa and then we are learning more about a tribe there. amy joining in onu've never seen before and then from morning time to prime time it's my turn today to switch jobs and see if i can out cut it in the acting world with
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amy promised and the drones have delivered. look at those elephants onfrica right now in the ngorongoro crater. this is a stop on the great migration, one of the natural most majestic wonders of the world and amy, you are right in
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we are moving through this 100-mile crate irhere with animal planet's daveheaded to where the drones are right now. those live drones over that herd of elephants. it's simply incredible. we have five live cameras for you at home to be on safari with us so as we're, so are you at home and, dave, i want to take a look at this drone footage and these elephants. we've seen these guy, right. >> we saw them fighting the>> yes, we did. >> what happens is when there's babies around which is right around now the girls, they kick all the young boys out so they don't hurt the babies so now group hanging out, bachelor's group, boys will be boys. >> called satellite males because they hang out near the herd but not allowed to be in the herd. >> i love what you told me about the power of their trunks, absolutely, one of their biggest strengths. they have over 100,000 muscles in their trunk. >> we've shown you the rhino and the lion and the elephant is the thirdcies here in
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beautiful but they're certainly unfortunately a commodity on the black market in the asian >> we need to do more to protect them. >> what happened was when the asian markets grew and more new wealth you needed to have ivorythat rhino horn. there's a lot of time and energy into keeping them safe. >> specifically in the crater there is a natural barrier that a volcano once stood higher than mt. kilimanjaro. this is a protected area but there are also measures in place from s, tell me a little about what they do here that's been so successful. >> one of the big things i said, it's hard to get in here without being seen. but i think thehis park it was the first park ever to partner with the local people so on top of the anti- anti-poaching patrol and geography all the local
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recognize and tell anti-poaching people there's a problem. >> look at this picture of an it's just incredible. you are seeing this elephant move through the tall grasses in the middle of the great migration here at the ngorongoro seeing him do what so many, 2 million animals are doing right now, live, they are in search of the nutrient rich grass this is the largest mammal oal on the planet. imagine how much food they have to eat. only digest 30% of the food they put hat grass and putting it in. he's going to put in a lot to be that big. >> yeah, and these animals travel far and wide. >> yeah, another fun fact i likes is that they actually talk to each other with a subsonic so we can't hear it but can talk from miles and miles to each other to tell each other how they are strong family. >> i was hoping we would see what we saw yesterday, those two young males sparring. >> it's part of the social structure.
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point want to breed with the herd so the boys thatle tussles right when if comes to breeding time the strongest, the fittest, he gets to have time with the ladies. >> but i also love speaking ofs we look at these four cameras live over had incredible herd of elephants. the women are in charge. >> women, it's a hierarche girls decide where they go, when they go and how they go. if they don't want a boy around send him out. >> just like us. just like us, dave. >> absolutely. ladies rule the e're moving through the crater and, oh, we're here. we made it. oh, my goodness. i looked behind and saw the elephants. you're seeing them too. they are so beautiful but m the rest of the animals in the crater here. they move around. do they like to be alone. >> it's not so much the seclusion. it's just a matter of they'rengs and moving in certain areas so the herd that's close is closer to this end of the park so what happens is, the crater has a lot
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flamingos, a forested area and they're in the area that the girls like the most, the trees, because the herd will be there. >> it's so showing this to you live with our five cameras but the one camera you really can get an immersive 3d virtual reality experience is that im-360 cameraorest here. >> that's where the black ryan and elephants will be. >> you can check it out on your you can pan it, look up, look down, zoom in and really see everything as it's happening here in the crater during the great migration and this is something that is so it's one of the wonders of the world. >> natural wonder of the world and the reason is there's so many. never seen mass amounts of animals move together as a ly what they'll do is they'll follow the rain. the rain comes down and they have something to eat and when
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wildebeests and zebra and gazelle all come to have their babies. >> you say zebra, i say zebra. you say say africa gets to name the animal because they have it. i grew up in north america so i used to call it zebra and wildebeest. >> you're correct and i'm wrong. it's all right. with all of those millions, 2 migrating that is when the lions come out to play because they have a steady food source. >> all the predators so in the crater here you've got eight prides of lions and you've got g eating, unfortunately, all the new nutrient that's coming in which is the animal. >> nutrient rich grass because of itsings. >> absolutely. the reason why they have all their babies at the same time protection in numbers. it's the odds of, hey, i won't be the one that getse of these predators but all the babies are on the ground so only a small percentage can be grabbed by predators.
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looking at these live picturesust slowly moving. you pointed this out to me yesterday. they look like they're moving in slow motion. you say they can outrun any man. >> the slowest elephant would outrunwow. >> you can see the ears flapping because it's so hot right now so he or she is cooling he runs blood through his ears. >> isn't this incredible back in new york. >> he's saying that the slowest he fastest man in the world, is that what we just heard. >> that's a true statement. >> that's glad you guys explained the great migration because we were all wondering where they're going from and where they're education. >> amy doing a great job holdingorting on the road, fast speeds doing an awesome job. >> i also learned my house is just like an elephant herd. women rule. with you.
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feel like we're there. thank you. >> that was the idea. >> and because i've never seenut of captivity i never seen one reach down and grab that huge amount of grass and just take it in. trunk. is that what theyazing. so beautiful. i love these pictures. thing. let's get you -- by the way, need to talk about weather this morning because dallas pd isously. we've had a lot of bad accidents. i've already seen tractor trailers flipped. a lot of strong winds and rough rain.he afternoon. tornado warnings pop around corpus christi, also around galveston this morning so be very careful. this afternoon by about 3:00 es towards new orleans. you don't have to be in the severe line to get bad weather. flash flood watches in the northern parts, alabama also in georgia on into the carolinas aslinas will have a tough time
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north. . you can expect temperatures pretty cold to walking outside. it's 28, 29 degrees in most neighborhoods. a few spots like cleveland at 31 as we head throughoutwill approach 45 degrees. we're expecting a good deal of clouds to move in and so you can expect an increase in cloud coverage. we have the rain e snow for your thursday and temperatures droppings into the 20s by friday. have a great day, everybody. mazing job in dallas this morning keeping everybody -- letting them know where the trouble did on the road. >> very busy for you. very busy for me in "pop news." we'll talking about the safari. congratulations, amy. amazing job there. things are heating up back here in the u.s., as well. with the countdown to the oscars in full swing, hollywood'shan a week away now and if you want to watch all of the nominated films we'll help you find a bunch of
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>> "the martian" and available on itunes and amazon if you need to still them. "mad road." you will have to change if you want to see "the big short" bret brooklyn" orre fun to watch the oscars when you've seen the films. and for us we have to. >> it's like homework but good homework. watching great movies before an >> movies you may not have otherwise been drawn to. i loved "brooklyn." i can't say enough about that film. >> the same with>> it's a tough topic so you're like, ooh, is that how i want to spend my enjoyment time? >> she does such a i saw sam in front of the green screen. >> in full rocky attire. >> i'm concerned about that.
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\ > good morning to you. it's 8:27. i'm jackie fernandez with terrence lee. on 5, a warning about car thefts. >> and jeeps seem to be one of the most popular targets channel 5 looked over hundreds of papers and found that 83 vehicles have been stolen in three weeks. her 2003 jeep was taken gton coat factory over the weekend. and new information from a deadly crash in akron. we know a woman was in the car with her husband when she jumped out on route 8. she ran d over a barrier in the median. she was on the other side of the highway when hit and killed by a truck. it happened at 4 yesterday afternoon. a number of and the highway was closed for a good portion of rush hour. somara.
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off with temperatures in the out there. 28 degrees in medina. , 27, menner; 30, elyria and 31 degrees. the day. we see some sunshine being covered by a lot of clouds. highs in the low >> and we're still accident free at this moment; however, i am seeing backups on your 5 on your sidia. ninety eastbound from west 110 into 71 and back up from 71 city and also on 77 northbound. looking at drive time speeds lower than normal. crocker into the inner belt, a 16-minute ride for you on 90, on richmond. heading outside, this is a live look at 71 and this is harvard avenue. over to terrence and jackie. all right, thank you, let you know, bruce springsteen, the boss s back here in downtown cleveland. he's going to perform at the q tonight. >> if you plan to go, leave plan to be downtown,
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i don't know about you but we're all book our trips.s a dream. >> we welcome you back to our "gma" safari. you're looking live at some amazing footage coming in right now from tanzania. oh, my goodness and our camera is providing a live 360-degree virtual reality view. you can experience it on any device with a tablet like you, sam. you're playing along. >> i actually think youob of this yesterday. i'm going to try to do this smoothly and calmly because this thing is actually sitting in the middle of the crater so you- you could do this on your tablet all day long. when they say where is that report i asked you for earlier this morning you say well, i'm a little busy right now.
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>> it's in the ngorongoro crater here with -- to me, amazing, i'm going to take you on a sky trip. you have colder air you would not expect it with the heat in africa but just shows you the difference there. they're saying, no, sam, talk to amy. i'm fascinated by the clouds, guys. >> brought us rhinos and elephants and lions and now hippos? >> now hippos. we have our live drones over the hippos right the water there because as you said, sam, it is really hot in africa right now. dave salmoni here with me too. we are on the move once againeaded towards those hippos, but, dave, these are very dangerous animals. >> they are towards humans the most dangerous animal in africa and responsible for moreny animal in africa. >> they have natural sunscreen. i put some on.
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>> on a hot day like this they'll lay out and you'll see they'll turn a pinkn oil that comes out of their skin and protects them. >> is this common they're all hanging out sleeping there in the lake gentleman. art of the day. they'll come and sleep in the water during the day and at nighttime they come out and graze. even though they're that dangerous they only eat >> that is good to know. there are so many incredible animals here in this crater and the ecosystem works because it's the only place where people co-exist with animals. those people are called and i got the opportunity to go into one of their villages and experience a very happy celebration for one young couple. 're known as the maasai, a nomadic tribe living across parts of east africa historically cattle herders and fearsome warriors.
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daughter, 20-year-old endoya getting married to 27-year-old megaliki. the first of whatbe many wives. >> very big deal. no matter how many wives he can have the first wife is always like the pillar of that ter: these two of maasai descent are translator us around. the bride somewhat shy leaving for a new one after they paid a dowrey of cattle. >> just before they left the ou know, the elders from the tribe who ask her, are you ready to go with this man and she said yes. the boy also was asked ready to take good care of our daughter? and he said, yes, he will. >> reporter: a tribe steeped in centuries old traditions, theppling with change and reconciling their place in
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how do you keep them away from electronics and modern d because, you know, a few who have a chance to go to school. they see cell phones, television and, you know, as they see that they come home and they wantr: and yet the wedding we witnessed shows their determination to carry on their traditions for centuries to come. >> we saw the boys were jumping and the girls were singing. what is that >> whoever can jump higher and maneuver the jumps impress girls and whichever girl can shake the shoulders of their whitehan the others will impress the boys. you know, it's one of the few tribes in africa which is still very proud to their culture. t to thank abercrombie and kept for giving us that incredible access and speaking of access, you have at home anhat we're seeing live here with five cameras and our two drones over
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you say they're sleeping in there during the day and nighttime come out and have their grass. certain types they have pools like that where certain males will get a territory in that water and they'll try to of girlfriends to come and hang out with them and those are his girls. >> those are his girls. the males are in charge in the hippo family. >> i doubt it f the year they're more aggressive but doesn't mean they're in charge. >> during the day do they ever get out of the lake or re they get the grass, on land so that's probably what makes them so dangerous is because they're walk you go around at nighttime. there are people walking around at nighttime without flashle they're dark and gray, if a hippo gets nervous he reacts with his mouth open and starts biting. >> those jaws are something. how big, how heavy are these >> they can be up to two tons. >> wow. >> so once again we talked about fast elephants. you'll never outrun a hippo. >> all right, dave. i'll send it back to you in new york.
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>> by any chance do you know, it's pretty spectacular why that pond and the lake is so green? algae so when you have shallow water and lots of sunlight you get a lot of algae. >> do they eat that? >> they won't eat it but they got fish in there.ll that stuff. >> it all works. >> very vivid, though, thank you, both. >> jesse, i had a great question too. is the lake shallow enough they're standing or good of swirlers. >> i was wondering that too. are they floating right now? >> they can do both. they can float. they can stand, most likely they're standing.y feel most comfortable and that's where they'll sleep but i hippo can hold his breath for more than 20 minutes. >> two tons and they can float. >> yes. they come up a lot likee up and you'll hear
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>> dave can make a pip poe>> they chuckle they go -- [ imitating hippos s s ] >> i'm embarrassing my family ate are loving every second. >> outside to sam. >> hippos all over the world were like, what did he just say? good morning, gang. how are you? nice te are you from? >> kansas city. >> and? >> new york. >> you were stumped by that? where -- you have many homes. i don't know. >> i moved around. >> can we state your name. >> jim moran. >> beard to covet, my friend. beard to covet. even though he wears it in florida which i'm not so sure, jim. to ther two things we have to talk about. this little hit of snow and rain we've got in the new york city area. also on to massachusetts and connecticut today. all from the low. this is probably about an houre start to get sprinkles even in times square and then we get the mix but here's the big deal. this cops later. this is the big storm cruising
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that rough thunderstorm action, also to the chicagoland area in through central illinois and also think near poplar bluff, missouri and, this is very heavy rain. look for the areas shaded in if that's you you're getting anywhere from 2 to 3 inches and quick flyby. we're expecting a cold start. stepping outside, 30 degrees in elyria; 31, cleveland; 29 to begin in akron and in canton. how warm is it eratures are reaching the low to mid-40s with increasing cloud coverage. have a great day, everybody. all that -- would you we talk better? this morning we've been watching the circle of life experience. you can watch it through samsung gear powered by oculus, by the way, a full 360 view smith is showing you some other things you can do with it.
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gear powered by seeing and all the tanks around her and wait a minute. what is that? is that a shark? rachel, are those sharks? what is it like? so, this is -- apparently tens scarier than seeing ashark in real life is putting these goggles on and watching them. 360 experience gear all thanks to samsung.ght, sam. thank you very much. come inside. this week we are going from morning time to prime time and today is my day. i got to show acting skills on "the muppet ack and better than ever, kermit, miss piggy from returned. this time the show is documentary style, follows the muppets as they work just like ourhe scenes and they're working on a show called "up late with miss piggy." i got to witness it firsthand and do pay a part in the show thanks to a very dearne that you might recognize. he is the notorious shrimp known
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most beautiful women. in real life, he oozes that je ne sais quoi. >> you have great shoes. >> eyes up. >> that melodious voice. my love there's only you in >> please. >> reporter: those inquisitive eyes. >> i just want you to know that i love me, all right. >> i admit it i have become attached to that little prawn and slightly possessive. >> what is your phone numbers? >> lara, i thought pepe only had >> i'm very upset right now. unhappy to learn that on tv. but i forgave him when he finally invited me to see him at work as a writer on "ups piggy." >> oh, i love champagne. >> reporter: the new muppet show is a mockumentary of the municipal mets working behind the scenes to get miss piggy's the air.
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full of chardonnay. >> reporter: pepe told me he wanted me to be a guest but he had something else in mind. hi, pepe. i thought i was going to be a guest on the show. >> what happened? >> i have no idea. there is not a single person here except you and me. >> that's not sonow but i thought i was going to be miss piggy's like big get -- her big guest. >> you know what, you come back. >> why is nobody here, though? >> well, we're on a little a little break is it but you're here. why are you here? >> because i heard you were coming. >> oh, my gosh. how are you? >> i'm tired, very tired,ust going to take a rest. >> just exhausted. >> you are. >> okay, you can lean on me. >> lean on me. when you're not strong and i'll help you carry on so -- go on it won't be long >> into my eyes.
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>> look into my eyes, tell me you love me. tell me you love me. >> i love you. >> oh. >> ra, you got a lot of self-control. that is impressive. i mean he's not an easy man to say no to. >> or an easy prawn. >> easy prawn. >> now,y going to be on the show. >> i do have a part in the show and we'll tell you right now. go to "gma's" facebook and twitter and check out s, a blooper of my muppets debut. the episode i'm on airs tonight 8:30 eastern, 7:30 central. i play myself, thankfully, and, yes, pepe is involved in the scenes that i'm off-roading right now. a lot more live in africa when we come back.
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from small prawns to this, a rhino looking live at in tanzania. >> wow. amy. >> amazing.
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we are enjoying this. cool, robin. yes, we have a very unusual sight here. we'll bring it to you live. these two black rhinos behind me and dave, dave, this is very you don't see them together very often. they usually are solitary but when you get a group together it's called a crash. >> a crash of rhinos behind us. this is a really important now because we are talking about those animals continent. t.j. holmes has more on how you at home can help the war on extinction. yeah, robach, that's perfect you're seeing those black rhinos because on this reserve, hluhluwe-imfolozi park in south africa this is whereng decimated four over the last week, week and a half but this drone camera that was flying around spotting me, the program is called air shepherd. youem up but they are just getting off the ground.
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tusk has helped 36 endangered species allding the black rhino and elephant but check these out. there are a lot out there. check them out and find a way to help but, robach, you're about 2,500 miles. in the car and drive up to see you in the crater. >> all right, that sounds great, t.j. by the way, if you want some names of some of these organizations to help, we have the world wildlife foundation, wildlife trust and the wild foundation and there are more organizations on our website so check that out. it's so important and, dave, you were telling me part of what's happening these animals,on effort is to have tourists come to parks just like had. >> people worry about the type of impact we have with vehicles and drones and what i tell you is that the most animals and thes in africa are protected through eco tourism so if you come -- >> we're buying and paying for a very -- it's not cheap to come here to these places. >> you're you're -- all the money you're spending on these safaris are
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people who are living here amongst these guys and if thot killing animals. >> it's so incredible because that black rhino population in this crater is at 40. that is one of the largest -- >> the densest population of blackhat i know about so this is probably the most successful conservation program for black rhinos that exists that i know of. >> it's breathtaking and the rhinos are starting --d they're running. they are akind of running. sauntering maybe. >> having a little puff around checking things out. >> can they move ery fast. these guys are ones you never want to walk in the bush. when they see something they come horn first. >> i will take a note of that before i walk into the bush, hought they were making a run at you there for awhile. but, amy, please thank dave. that's so great what he is saying because there's some people on twitter saying should we travel there, are weng them when they're there but you -- dave, an
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there providing opportunities so they won't poach. so they won't do things to harm the dave? >> yes, absolutely. because if this wasn't here, then it would be farmland and all the wild animals would be gone. >> good point lly is. >> i love it when you learn -- these pictures are amazing. but we're learning so much too. >> yeah, i learned that a large group of rhinos is called a crash and fun facts as dave calls them. you guys have done a spectacular job. >> i saw some wildebeests and i know he called them zebras.n that and the rhinos altogether, i imagine they would be like really, really far apart. i did not imagine that you would see them within like, you know, 50 yards of each other hanging . >> minding their own business. yeah. >> wow. >> look at that. oh, don't like the way -- >> he's looking at you. you're safe, robin. i know it's that im-360 butsafe. >> we're going to have much more.
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as we look at those hippos right there in africa we want to tell you t.j. will have mission he went on with those park rangers in south africa. using technology to track down killers tonight on "nightline." right now we wantamy. >> yeah, can you believe, george, all of the animals we've seen live here in the past two hours we've seen lions, >> buffalo. >> yes. >> elephants. >> with the rhinos there, elephants. we've seen hippos, we've seen -- i could go on and on, zebras. >> gazelles. >> it's been remarkable. such a stunning, stunning live experience for all of you back at home. i want to thank dji for thosew, have they captured so much. in fact, let's take a look at what our drones captured for you this morning in just the past couple of hours.
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the wheel breaks the combut waterfall in the night the stormyu close your eyes away she flies oh oh oh oh paradise oh >> what an incrediblei hope everyone at home felt like they were in the jeep here with us. at the ngorongoro crater. back to you. >> we sure did, amy.
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akron plane crash is filed. joe casillo's wife diane was crash. saying he was suing the plane's owner for allowing it to happen. the company knew the plane had a malfunctioning instrument l. the ntsb has not determined exactly what caused that crash. and let's get a check on the forecast with somara theodore. >> and right now, the . stepping outside and we're at or below freezing for a lot of us. just warmer in akron and cleveland at 34 degrees there and we're going to watch the temperatures rise into the throughout the day. we have a good amount of cloud coverage out there moving in. if you're seeing sun now, that is going to be heavily weighted with clouds into the afternoon and this is a look at r forecast. you can see i'm going 45 for most of us here in northeast ohio. i want to break down the power of 5 seven-day forecast. very important that i do. tomorrow, we have rain in the , the rain switches over to snow and as we
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the texas panhandle. the temperatures are dropping into the 20s by friday. over to you, somara. and the earlier accidents have since cleared. the checking on the freeway as we zoom out. the typical slow spots now, i am seeing backups on 77 north 49th and past 490 and into the city. and 71, the same situation, 71 northbound from about the metro curb as you approach 90 , i will -- as we're moving along at top speeds, no problems on 90 east or westbound. the east side checks in okay, too and looking the the drive not too bad. we were worse off a few moments ago and 90 eastbound, crocker to the inner belt, a 13-minute ride. let's go outside to our live camera and is this is harvard the backup there and not too bad.
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