Skip to main content

tv   Good Morning America  ABC  June 20, 2016 7:00am-8:59am EDT

7:00 am
good morning, america. the cleveland cavaliers are kings of the nba. >> it's over. it's over! cleveland is a city of champions once again! >> mvp lebron james powering his own hometown team to its first title. finishing a tough impossible comeback. beating steph curry and the golden state warriors in one of the greatest games in nba history. after one of his greatest games ever. >> i poured my sweat, blood into this game. >> delivering the city of cleveland's first championships in more than 50 years. also this morning, the deadly heat as
7:01 am
overnight. planes unable to take off and land because of the heat. 40 million americans under dangerous heat warnings right now. donald trump doubling-down on gun. sparking a new firestorm with his response to the orlando tragedy. and a big vote in congress about guns getting into the hands of terrorists. all that and the party in cleveland rocking the city and the country all night long. it's good to be king. and he's right here. ♪ >> what's up, i'm lebron james of the world champs cleveland cavaliers and good morning, america. i want to say like king james. ah, good morning, america. >> it's more like
7:02 am
america? >> one of the greatest comebacks of all time. and lebrthe series was one for record books. >> you all saw this. this proves why this guy is superhuman. blocks the shot. then he makes the second foul shot. seals the victory. this is the real reason to be on the floor. this is afterwards. look at lebron overcome by emotions as the game ends. the hometown hero breaking down into tears there because he promised this to his hometown. look at this. even the president the white house press corps was waiting outside the air force one saying, what's take something long? they wanted to see the end of the game. they came down those stories. >> well worth the wait. these pictures just coming into us, lebron, the cavs celebrating their record-breaking victory in vegas. >> of course.
7:03 am
>> what happens in vegas ends up on "gma." abc's t.j. holmes in the arena for the historic game. hey, teej. >> reporter: good morning to you guys. 52 years of cleveland sports misery ended here in oakland. of all places last night. we can't believe what we saw because frankly we can never seen a comeback like the cavs had. lebron james led the team in steals. what he did goes way beyond his stat sheet. >> it's over! >> reporter: lebron james collapsed on the floor in tears, immediately after leading the cavaliers to their first-ever nba championship. the first major sports championship for the city of cleveland in 52 years. >> cleveland is a city of
7:04 am
>> lebron an ohio native was overcome with emotion to bring a championship home. >> i poured my heart, my blood, my sweat and my tears into this game -- and against all odds, i don't know why we want to take the hardest road. >> reporter: lebron voted unanimous finals mvp explained to me why this one meant so much. >> i broke down and all the emotions, you know, from, you know, the 50-plus years our fans have been through in just cleveland sports history. our fans deserved this, man, to bring it home to them is unbelieve zblbl. >> reporter: but the tears were washgd out by champagne a short time later as the cavaliers celebrated history. first team to come back from 3-1 to win and they did it against the mighty golden state warriors
7:05 am
champions who set the regular-season record for wins this season. >> it hurts, man, that's all i'm really kind of marinading on right now. >> irving drives and finishes. >> reporter: game seven was a doozy, close throughout. but kyrie irving's fall-away three put the cavaliers ahead for good and sent the city of cleveland into a frenzy. after a hard-fought series with the weight of ohio on his shoulders, lebron still had something left in the tank. >> i'm exhausted. i'll tell you one thing, once i get back to cleveland, they'll give me a loft energy. >> reporter: all right, i begged to get on that charter last night. they were supposed to going back to cleveland. but they made a detour, stopped in vegas. they know they were still
7:06 am
partying in vegas at this hour. now, this is one of the great sports stories, david and amy, we have ever seen. remember, just a few years ago, people were burning lebron james jerseys in cleveland when he went to miami, he's come back, he's given them their championship and this native son, now, he was king james before, i don't know what else we can call him now. >> we'll have a lot more coming up here this morning and we could read your lips after the interview, please take me to vegas. t.j., thank you. all right, now we have some serious news, deadly heat, it's a heat wave in the west and southwest, 40 million people are under a heat warning. as temperatures soar above 120 degrees. abc's neal karlinsky is in phoenix this morning. good morning to you, neal. >> reporter: amy, good morning. not long before
7:07 am
feel it's already over 90 degrees. later today this playground will be way too hot to touch. the conditions here seriously dangerous. this morning, the west is boiling over, a dangerous combination of excessive heat warnings and wildfires baking the region. in arizona and california, the extreme heat leaving firefighters with an unpredictable and dangerous forecast. overnight, firefighters working tirelessly to engs ting wish a fire erupting just outside of los angeles. fire department taking to the skies taking on a fire encroaching on the city. phoenix, reaching a scorching triple digits. in arizona, the heat turning deadly, claiming four lives. >> we have had over a hundred calls of heat-related
7:08 am
>> reporter: we surveyed the temperatures on the ground around phoenix. this slide is 185 degrees right now. 171 on this swing. careful with the door handle. out in the sun, 146 degrees. remarkably even airplanes have been affected. airlines delaying some flights, at 120 degrees, the air creates lift problems for planes. at least one flight forced to turn back around to houston the pilot saying it was too hot to land. the warnings here today, stay indoors and stay hydrated. we certainly are. amy. >> wow, incredible, neal. thank you so much. lot of people want to know how long this is going to last. let's head to ginger with what's next in the deadly summer weather. ginger is in san bell island, florida. >> reporter: some of the numbers, yuma, arizona, topped at 120. phoenix had its fifth hottest temperature, 8,
7:09 am
ten times in recorded history. here's the answer to your question, the excessive heat warnings are on for at least the next 24 hours. if you're coastal, it will get a little cooler. look at the highs today, yuma at 115. vegas, 115. when heat sticks around not only day overnight, 110 phoenix. this could become still dangerous and deadly. much more later on why i'm here in sanibel, island. the race for the white house this morning. hillary clinton off the campaign trail this weekend and with good reason, welcoming her grandson aidan. tweeting out what a joy being with our new grandson, aidan. so grateful. in the meantime, donald trump also making news over the weekend, his comments on the mass shooting in orlando. abc's tom llamas.
7:10 am
>> reporter: good morning to you. for profiling, to guns, to even his own party, donald trump is in classic form. the same off the cuff candidate that won in the primaries keeps creeping back in the general election. in the wake of the orlando massacre, donald trump is now making waves with new gun control proposals and doubling down on profiling muslims in america. >> i hate the concept of profiling, but we have to use common sense. >> reporter: and common sense for trump means more guns in some cases. like in that orlando nightclub. >> if some of those wonderful people had guns strapped to thethat their waist and this son of [ bleep ] coming out and start shooting and one of those people went boom-boom. >> reporter: the nra seemingly not onboard with that idea. >> no one thinks that someone should go into
7:11 am
drinking and carrying firearms. >> reporter: they're in talks over the candidate's comments to eliminate guns sales to people on the terror watch list. >> what they said and i understand that also, the second amendment, depriving them of those rights. >> reporter: trump also dealing this week with talk of yet another republican cue against him. >> we won 36, 37 states. which is -- others won none. people that won none are saying maybe we can get something at the convention. doesn't work that way, folks. >> reporter: but house speaker paul ryan said he's not forcing anyone to support trump. >> the last thing i would do is tell the someone that. >> reporter: mocking the idea that he dropped out for the right price. >> for $5 billion, i
7:12 am
have to think about it, right. >> reporter: trump sending out this tweet this morning, trying to clarify one of our statements from our story. trump said, when i said that if within the orlando club, you had some people with guns, i was obviously talking about additional guards or employees. >> tom llamas covering the trump campaign for us. let's go to abc's mary bruce for more on the high-stakes vote today on gun control happening on capitol hill. both republicans and democrats have proposals on the table, yes? >> reporter: that's right. the senate is going to finally act on gun control measures. democrats and republicans agree, suspected terrorists shouldn't be able to purchase guns. democrats want to ban anyone on the so-called terror watch list from buying a gun. republicans, however, want a three-day waiting period to make sure the buyer is actually a suspected terrorist, meaning even though a majority of americans say
7:13 am
gun laws these measures are almost certainly doomed. >> mary bruce. in the meantime the fallout from the orlando massacre, thousands gathering for that emotional vigil last night. there's more details about the shooter's actions before the killings and what a woman is saying this morning about his wife's troubles. linzie. >> reporter: good morning, david. we're learning more about the gunman's movements in the days and weeks ahead of the attack as investigators look into his family. new information about the killer's wife. this morning, more clues that omar mateen may have been preparing to die in his massacre at the pulse nightclub. abc news learning that just six days before the attack, mateen spent nearly $9,000 on jewelry at this kay jewellers just ten miles from his home.
7:14 am
the jewelry store telling abc news we will do everything possible to support them. abc news also learning that just two months before the shooting rampage mateen signed over his interest of this florida home he owned with his father for $100. this as this morning, investigators continue to scrutinize the gunman's father and his wife noor salman. one of salman's former teacher tells us salman had learning disabilities and was in all special education class sxwls i just think she wouldn't have any idea of the consequences of that would be. if she had an idea of the consequences would be, it just really didn't register. >> reporter: salman's family confirming tha
7:15 am
understand cause and effect. saying she's completely innocent. >> hold your candles as we remember who we lost. >> reporter: this, as the city tries to begin healing, holding a massive vigil for the 49 victims. >> it was not a group that was judgmental. we just danced. and everything was okay. >> reporter: some of them, david blan blanco's friends, regs at the pulse. another display of defiance from an orlando united. and today, authorities will release partial transcripts of the gunman's communications with hostage negotiators during the three-hour standoff that night. amy. >> all right, linzie thank you for that reporting from orlando. two life guards in rhode island are being praised for their quick response, they
7:16 am
rescued the pilot of this small plane. he was flying from new york to massachusetts when his plane lost power off a beach there. with the plane sinking fast, those life guards grabbed their surfboard and brought him on to shore safely and one of those life guards is just 18 years old and it was his first day on the job. >> wow. >> a job very well done. >> no kidding. no pressure. >> employee of the year on the first day. >> exactly. a dangerous rescue under way this morning in the south pole. rescue crews battling temperatures trying to reach a sick worker at a research station. abc's alex marquardt joins us. >> reporter: good morning, it's hard to think of a more unforgiving place on earth to try to stage a rescue mission. the middle of the winter at the south pole,
7:17 am
and one small plane trying to land in the middle of it all. the last person to be vac waited from here called it harder to reach than the international space station. a frozen landscape so forbidding, so remote n 60 years rescues have only been attempted twice. the mission to get to a worker at a research station who desperately needs medical care. >> the situation is serious that we don't have the capability of handling it on site. >> reporter: right now, it's the dead of the antarctic winter. temperatures averaging close to minus 70 degrees. at this temperature, jet fuel can freeze. with no runway at the research station they're also equipped with skis. the planes left canada and have arrived in southern chile waiting for a good weather window to fly on
7:18 am
such a high-risk mission that in 1999 a doctor at the station who discovered she had breast cancer treated herself with chemotherapy. now, if they're able to get the plane there, there's a second person who will be vac waited as well. we're not being told anything specific about their conditions. there's a bright moon that will provide some light for the crews trying to land that plane. let's get back to ginger on sanibel island for more on the weather. ginger. >> reporter: david, i may not have my toes in the sand for this weather report. we have to get serious, more than 40 reports of severe weather in the great lakes and the northern plains. a quick look at the severe weather threat today, damaging wind and large hail. select cities now brought to you by las vegas.
7:19 am
be on the low side with dewpoints in the 50s. tonight will be warm and the humidity will increase as a cold front approaches from the northwest. a few showers or storms may be possible. storm chances will remain on tuesday afternoon and evening as the frontal boundary continues to move through the area. a few may be strong to severe with the best chance for storms south of d.c. closer to fredericksburg into central virginia. conditions will calm down wednesday with highs in the mid 80s under partly cloudy skies. the next system will bring showers and storms back to the area thursday.
7:20 am
much more coming up from ginger later. coming up that incredible story over the weekend. the hollywood mystery, the young star trek actor killed by his own car. and we'll have much more on the emotional moments following the cavs' epic victory, including this star player's moving tribute to his father. and you're talking to your doctor about your medication... this is humira. this is humira helping to relieve my pain and protect my joints from further damage. this is humira helping me go further. humira works for many adults. it targets and helps to block a specific source of inflammation that contributes to ra symptoms. doctors have been prescribing humira for over 13 years. humira can lower your ability to fight infections, including tuberculosis. serious, sometimes fatal infections and cancers, including lymphoma, have happened, as have blood, liver and nervous system problems, serious allergic reactions, and new or worsening heart failure. before treatment, get tested for tb.
7:21 am
tell your doctor if you've been to areas where certain fungal infections are common, and if you've had tb, hepatitis b, are prone to infections, or have flu-like symptoms or sores. don't start humira if you have an infection. ready for a new chapter? talk to your rheumatologist. this is humira at work.
7:22 am
we know that the best things in life are real., so we wouldn't use anything other than real, fresh picked tea leaves. brewed the way you make it at home. pure leaf. a delicious, real leaf-brewed iced tea. we love iced tea the way you ve iced tea. pure and simple.
7:23 am
f. for the love of leaves. >> this is a good morning washington update. >> anchor: good morning washington. mologist here. hot start to the work week. summerstol solstice. 6:34 p.m. highs in the lower 90s today. chance for few storms tomorrow. maybe some strong to severe with hail, damaging winds primary threat. so watch doppler radar and on your tuesday. highs around 90. and partly cloudy mid 80s wednesday. behind the cold front. next chance for showers thursday. >> reporter: we are starting to see more traffic fill in on the capital beltway. not dealing with any major crashes. inside of the beltway. crash on suitland parkway for folks inland to nailer. live look at traffic flow on southbound 270 where it is not too bad. but stretch
7:24 am
outer loop to silver springs from college park. heavy delays, as
7:25 am
7:26 am
>> anchor: good morning washington. i am melanie hastings. get a check of the top stories. second phase of safe track program is underway this morning. there is no rail service between eastern market, minnesota avenue and benning road through july 3. and the stadium armory and potomac avenue stations are closed. changes affect blue, orange and silver lines. and also there is no blue line service between arlington cemetery and rosslyn. police are investigating a pedestrian involved accident on martin luther king highway in landover. a vehicle struck a person that suffered serious injuries. driver of the car stayed on the scene. we are still working to find out what caused the accident. and if any charges will be filed. and you can get more news, traffic and weather updates on good morning washington on newschanel 8.
7:27 am
now we will send it back to "good morning america." have a great day.
7:28 am
♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ the new ford escape.
7:29 am
we are the utility. be unstoppable. right. in. your. stomach! watch this!... >>yikes, that ice cream was messing with you, wasn't it? try lactaid, it's real ice cream, without that annoying lactose. lactaid. it's the milk that doesn't mess with you. plumping surface cells for a dramatic transformation without the need for fillers. your concert tee might show your age... your skin never will. olay regenerist, olay. ageless. and try the micro-sculpting cream you love now with lightweight spf 30.
7:30 am
yelchin. welcome back to "good morning america." look at that. we can't get enough of these moments of the cleveland cavaliers celebrating their win a party in las vegas. our latest report from t.j. holmes they're still partying at this hour and you can understand why. this was a historic win. the first championship party in more than 50 years for the city of cleveland and they're all out in full force. >> wow, they deserve it. >> they do. they have been waiting for more than 50 years for this moment. also right now the deadly heat we're tracking, targeting 40 millions in the western part of the country. temperatures so high that the planes couldn't take off or move because of heat on the tarmac. also right now the senate set to vote on gun control. republicans and
7:31 am
should not be able to purchase guns. but we'll see what happens on capitol hill today. we'll have more from that epic game, so many amazing moments from the cavs, extraordinary win in the nba finals. lot of tears of joy in tribute to this player's father. his words about the win coming up. on father's day. all right, looking forward to that. we move on to tragic death of anton yel chinn the young star killed in a car accident in his own driveway. abc's matt gutman has more on this heartbreaking story. >> reporter: police are telling us it was a freak accident. yelchin was found dead and alone just outside his home here, pinned between his suv and his home security gate in the early hours of sunday morning. >> anton! >> reporter: hollywood in mourning today as a
7:32 am
accident cut down a rising star anton yelchin. the 27-year-old with a corkscrew hair was known primarily for his role in the hugely successful reboot of "star trek." a third installment of which is out this summer. he was known in the industry as being intellectual as the russian character he portrayed. yelchin was found dead outside his home in l.a. studio city shortly after 1:00 a.m. sunday morning. when he didn't show up for a renaersal, they went to his house and they found him pinned between his suv and this security gate. momentarily exited his jeep cherokee while exit putting his driveway. the vehicle apparently rolling back fatally pinning him against the gate. friends and colleagues in shock.
7:33 am
kat dennings saying in a tweet did -- a yelchin was considered mag unanimousic on screen. he leaves behind his parents and several unfinished film project and just tragic 27 years old. moving on to other news the conviction in that brutal rape case out of vanderbilt university. a former football player found guilty on all counts. it's drawing comparisons to the stanford case. but more on this case, abc's mara schiavocampo. >> reporter: the did defendant in the vanderbilt case faces a minimum of 15 years in
7:34 am
compared to the stanford case of brock turner got five months. a jury finds former vanderbilt university football player guilty in the rape of an unconscious woman in his dorm room nearly three years ago. 23-year-old brandon vanderburg found guilty on all counts of ingaggravated rape and sexual battery. that carries a prison sentence of 15 to 25 years. the victim close to vanderburg nodding in courtroom while the verdict was read. >> the next thing i remember is waking up in an unfamiliar room around 8:00 a.m. the next morning. >> reporter: the case grabbed national attention. after he and three of his teammate teammates.
7:35 am
a judge declared a mistrial after one of the jurors did not kiss close that he had been raped. t earlier this month, outrage over former stanford swimmer brock turner sentenced to just six months in a county jail after being convicted of sexually assaulting an an unconscious woman. >> alcohol played a big role in both of these cases. you had both girls who were unconscious because they had been drinking and both of the defendants used alcohol as an excuse as a part of their defense. >> reporter: now, vanderburg is still waiting for a sentencing date. the other two players allegedly involved are still waiting for trial. they both pleaded not guilty. let's get to dan abrams back with us this
7:36 am
attacking the victim but encouraging all the others to do so. under the law is essentially the same thing. >> that's the same thing. that is rape under the law. he was convicted of multiple counts of aggravated rape. another defendant that physically participated one convicted of one count of aggravated rape. under the law he's facing up to 15 years as aas a minimum. even though as you point out, he wasn't physically involved. the fact that he was allegedly the ring leader. he set this up. >> 15 years minimum, does it depend on the state you're in. >> you can argue there are factual similarities. as a legal matter they're different. a, the state laws are different.
7:37 am
prove in the turner case which is different. in that case, he was facing a maximum of up to 14 years. prosecutors recommended six years. here, he's facing a minimum of 15 years. so, totally different cases. and i don't think there's any way he's going to walk away with less than a 15-year sentence. coming up next in our big board, zika, doping, is this the most troubled olympic games ever? why leonardo dicaprio is being ordered to court. and will lebron james stay in cleveland. our insider are back in just two minutes. carrying locally grown produce picked at peak of season freshness. can you guess who? and stocking shelves with
7:38 am
but if you really want to know who it could be... try it...at walmart's low prices. cleans so well, it keeps your underwear cleaner. so clean...you could wear them a second day. charmin ultra strong. it's 4 times stronger, and you can use up to 4 times less. enjoy the go with charmin. werther's is making sugar free caramels, classic hard and deliciously chewy. that are so smooth, rich and creamy you won't believe they're sugar free. discover werther's original sugar free. i'm terhe is.at golf. but i'd like to keep being terrible at golf
7:39 am
patented ensure enlive has hmb plus 20 grams of protein to help rebuild muscle. for the strength and energy to do what you love. new ensure enlive. always be you. time now for our big board. our team of insiders waiting to weigh in on today's big stories. rio games the list of problems is growing, from
7:40 am
violence, are the olympics in trouble. julie foudy joins us from the latest. we'll be there together in rio. there was a concerning headline out sunday. rio hospital coming under attack by heavily armed men to free a suspected drug trafficker, one of the hospitals recommended to touri touristss to use. how big is this? the safety part of the story. >> am y when we go into the olympics, we talk about the high drama and is the country going to be ready. i remember walking into the 2004 greek olympics with the u.s. soccer team and literally as we're walking into oping er ceremonies they're laying down tile and making sure everything's ready. that's not new. what's different with rio is you're seeing all these things
7:41 am
coming together. you have an economic crisis a political crisis, you have the zika virus, you have water pollution issues and so, the governor of the host city is declaring a state of emergency, financial emergency seven weeks before the olympics that's never a good season. >> crazy, the zeeky concern and you mentioned this hospital. quick question about the russian track and field team, what impact will that have on the american team. >> the russian team in london had 18 medals, the track and field team, so, what that will mean the americans will have i'm guessing more medals at this olympic games. more americans in the finals. more americans with medals around their necks. >> julie, where are you by the way? >> paris. >> i was going to say, you're not in rio. that's the
7:42 am
me. we'll move on to leonardo dicaprio who's going to court. ordered to testify in a lawsuit. let's bring in sunny hostin, senior legal analyst. sunny, first of all, leonardo said, i don't want to testify i'm too busy. what do attorneys seem to get from him. >> this seems to be a fishing x he decision. lawyers cast their lines and they dig around and they go, oh, look what i got, i caught leo dicaprio. he didn't portray the actor. the person who -- the person who portrayed the character was p.j. burn, why not dispose him? they caught this big fish, this big fish isn't going to test goodor
7:43 am
>> sunny, somebody pointed out on our social scroll, they didn't use green's name in the actual movie s there legal precedence for this lawsuit? >> not really. these defamation cases are really, really difficult to win. although they didn't use green's name they did use a couple of things that kind of sound like green. green said, guess what, i wear a toupee. i'm a lawyer, the character's a lawyer. he said the drugs and the crime and the women, not wasn't really me. that's kind of a tough argument to make in court. we'll see what happens. but rarely, rarely winnable these kind of cases. >> sunny, thanks so much. speaking of watching, we were all watching last night, lebron james leading the cleveland cavaliers to their first-ever nba title. this is
7:44 am
comeback. lebron james crowned the mvp for the third time. and bruce bowen is joining us now. the cavs down 3-1 in the finals, coming back to win, nba commissioner adam silver said, the curse is over. what does -- how does this game rank to you? >> oh, it's as if a kid is walking into disney world for the first time. it's the greatest game ever. game seven. two mvps going against each other. one mvp unanimous in steph curry and lebron james showing the world why he's the best player in the world. >> bruce, lebron james, does he stay in cleveland now and has he established he's the king of this sport, the best player on the planet? >> has he established it, everybody understands when they step on the floor that lebron james is the king. you know the fact that he led each cat
7:45 am
categories of rebounds, steals, assists, shows you the magnitude he on the floor. as an mvp you have to play defense and he made some huge blocks late in the game and that's why he brought that championship to cleveland. >> that final block was unreal. >> i want to bring in sunny and julie, can you guys even compete with that? i mean, he's the best player, yes, or are you going to go with someone else? >> i'm not going to go as far as the best player. without kyrie yesterday, this team wouldn't have won, this was a real team effort. kyrie had 26 points. >> i love how sunny, she's sandwiched in between the two espn folks here. julie -- >> he wasn't the chosen one. lebron james was. >>
7:46 am
triple-double in your last three games to bring them back from 3-1. i think he's the best player. how could you not give it to him right now. >> it's 2-1. >> i like her perspective and it does take kyrie irving, but he's part of the championship team as well. but we're talking about lebron james and his dominance. without lebron james, can kyrie get there? i don't think so. >> team effort. >> lot of passion there. lot of emotions in the nba finals last night. from lebron and j.r. smith. what was behind this moving moment. we'll be right back.
7:47 am
mmmm. mmmm. mmmm...yoplait.
7:48 am
at makes a lipton meal? first you start with this. then add this. and this face. wait, we can do better. yeah... that's the one. and fresh brewed lipton iced tea. a lipton meal is what you bring to it. and the bright refreshing taste of lipton iced tea. oooh, i think i saw dessert! hey! steven stay strong! what's that? you...you want me to eat you? honey, he didn't say that! don't fight your instincts! with each for 150 calories or less, try our lemon bars, brownies, and cheesecakes. fiber one. ♪ i'm going to stand by you >> it's that time, this morning's hot shot. an emotional postgame news conference with j.r. smith of
7:49 am
t.j. holmes is at oakland's oracle arena with all the details. it was so emotional t.j. >> reporter: yeah, lara this is remarkable. most people need to know before they watch this j.r. smith is a guy who's had a loft off the court issues in the league and in his career. some pretty serious stuff. some people didn't want to stand by him but you know who did -- his parents. >> they hugged me, they cried with me. and they always stuck by my side, no matter right or wrong. and i know a lot of people don't have -- i know a lot of people don't have their parents in their life -- mother or father. i got the best. >> reporter: it's hard not to get chills and get choked up yourself watching that. i want you to watch
7:50 am
when he gets up and, steps down and find his dad in that room. and, again, you all know in this business, as journalists we don't see applause, journalists giving applause to people they're interviewing and covering, that was a moment, a nice one for him. this is a young man who's suspensions, a jail sentence for a car accident. to think about the people who got to it was a big deal. >> big deal. all on father's day. t.j., great coverage, buddy. >> how about an applause for t.j. [ applause ] >> incredible. >> come on home. come on home. coming up in our next hour -- >> please, can i come home? >> all right, we got a lot more coming up. stay with us. >> someone got to get him back.
7:51 am
i apply it once a day, any time. aczone gel 7.5% is fda approved for the topical treatment of acne for people 12 years and older. aczone gel is a once-a-day acne treatment with clinically proven results. in clinical trials, acne got better for people using aczone gel in just 12 weeks. aczone gel may cause the serious side effect of methemoglobinemia, which decreases oxygen in your blood. stop taking aczone gel and get medical help right away if your lips, mouth, or nails turn grey or blue. talk to your doctor if you have g6pd deficiency. using benzoyl peroxide with aczone gel may cause skin or facial hair to temporarily turn yellow or orange where applied. common side effects of aczone gel include dryness and itching of treated skin. now, i have less acne to think about because i use aczone gel. you could pay as little as $15 for aczone gel. learn more at aczone.com aczone. prescription treatment. proven results.
7:52 am
a leading consumer testing the top laundry detergents. the winner - persil 2 in 1, didn't only beat tide... it beat every single detergent tested. boom. switch to persil proclean 2 in 1. #1 rated. we promise you the perfect match.
7:53 am
and our ketchup has no high fructose corn syrup. we promise. real ingredients. if you have allergy congestion muddling through your morning is nothing new. introducing rhinocort® allergy spray from the makers of zyrtec®. powerful relief from nasal allergy symptoms, all day and all night. try new rhinocort® allergy spray. all day and all night. transform everything. to show you, we're doing a taste test. but don't i need a fork? not for this taste test. which salad tastes better? "b." and which oatmeal is bursting with flavor? obviously "b." and... "b," "b," "b," and... mmm. ..."b." add a bright, bold taste to every bite. craisins® dried cranberries. flavor you can see. mmm.
7:54 am
and back here on "good morning america" we're celebrating national seashell day with all of the volunteers right behind me. that made this bug. thank you for making this beauty for national
7:55 am
"good morning america" is brought to you by ocean spray
7:56 am
>> this is a good morning washington update. >> anchor: good morning. let's get a check of the weather. >> weather: good morning washington. we have a hot start to the work week. this is a summer solstice 6:34 p.m. tonight. highs lower 90s today. we have a chance for a few storms tomorrow. some may be strong to severe with large hail, damaging winds is primary threat. we will watch it closely on tuesday. highs around 90. and partly cloudy. mid 80s. wednesday. behind the cold frontal boundary. next chance for showers is thursday of this week. >> reporter: well, we have a couple of hot spots out there on the roadways this morning. especially for folks traveling in the district o southeast, southwest freeway. we have a problem with the crashtha that is blocking a
7:57 am
impacting westbound drive closer to fatomorrow mac park. and stalled car for folks making the trip on knee 95 northbound. just after the parkway crossing 14th street bridge you will lose a lane. live look at the capital beltway. heading into fairfax county from american legion bridge, slow traffic through the cabin john area passing clara barton parkway this continues through the area of dulles and tysons. melanie? >> anchor: thank you. top stories. the seconds phase of metrosafe track program underway this morning. there is no rail service between eastern market, minnesota avenue, and benning road. through july 3. and the stadium arm spree and potomac avenue stations are closed. those changes affect the blue, orange, and silver lines. and this week marks 30 years since lin bias number for two pick in nba draft died from a cocaine overdose. deat
7:58 am
laws nationwide. as a result low level drug offenders received lengthy prison terms. and you can get more news, traffic and weather updates, on good morning washington. on newschanel 8. now we will send it back to good morning america. have a prodders, shuckersers, and sniffers, all giant produce is triple checked. we're focusing on fresh... ...so you don't have to guess. my giant.
7:59 am
this price is so low. trying to make me eat my greens? no, just trying to save you some green. whaaat?! thousands of blue tags. thousands of low prices. my giant.
8:00 am
♪ oh my god good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. >> oh, my goodness! >> what a night lebron james and the cavs with an unbelievable win. one of the greatest nba games ever. millions cheering them on from justin timberlake to hugh jackman and the real reason why usher was a huge part of the cavs celebration. deadly heat tonight. temperatures more than 120 degrees in some places. 40 million americans under dangerous heat warnings this morning. divorce wars. mariah carey pops the champagne and shows off her ring as nick cannon drops a new single about
8:01 am
and eat like jesse. get ready to go coast to coast to discover dishes only the locals know about. what jesse has cooking and how can you can share these chef secrets now. and orange is the new black is back. the entire cast is here live after the entire season dropped. as we say. >> all: good morning, america. good morning, america on this monday. as you can see the cast of orange is in new black is here. superfans binge watching. yeah, i love it. watching the new season in the "gma" watch party. big surprise on the way for them. take a look at these women getting made up for the morning.
8:02 am
they're putting on makeup that they created, makeup that you can sweat in, and we're putting it to the test. so, you can work out and look great and the lead singer of lady antebellum. >> this morning, she's revealing her very personal struggle that inspired her new song and it is something that affects so many women. >> so true. and she's such a huge friend of this show. >> yes. >> amy made it. 22 steps and she's there. the big story this morning, that record heat scorching the southwest, temperatures in part of southern california could top 120 degrees today. and in arizona, four deaths are now blamed on that heat. abc's neal karlinsky is there with the latest. good morning. >> reporter: the conditions very serious out here. even at this hour before sun rise in phoenix it's already over 90 degrees.
8:03 am
25-year-old who ran out of water while hiking. another a fitness instructor who was mountain biking near phoenix. amazingly, even commercial flights are having trouble. one flight from houston turning back yesterday because conditions were too hot to land according to pilots. wildfires made worse by the high temperatures. later on here today, it will be back up to 120 again. >> amy. >> all right, incredible a wildfire threatened a neighborhood near downtown los angeles burning trees along a freeway and damaging two homes before crews eventually got control of it. new information this morning about the threat posed by isis the terror group has collected information on nearly 80 nato and military bases around the world. this according to south korean intelligence agency saying isis is now using
8:04 am
messages. including addresses and google map coordinates. the senate is taking up gun control today voting on four measures in the wake of the orlando nightclub shootings. none of those proposals is expected to pass. meanwhile donald trump clarifying remarks he made over the weekend when he said lived could have saved inside the nightclub if more people could have armed. he was talking about the employees and security guards. childhood concussions may be a lot more common than we think. a new study estimates as many 2 million american children under the age of 17 suffer a concussion every year during sports active eties. more than a million of those concussions aren't reported to doctors which means many kids are suffering from brain injuries without the benefit of any treatment. in cleveland, they're preparing f
8:05 am
wednesday now that lebron james and the cavaliers have been crowned world champions. crowds jammed the streets of cleveland overnight celebrating the city's first major sports championship in 52 years. our t.j. holmes spoke with lebron james. >> you broke down pretty quickly. >> yeah, i broke down and the emotions, you know, from, you know, the 50-plus years our fans have been through in cleveland sports history. our fans deserved this, man. to be able to bring it home to them it's unbelievable. >> the really was unbelievable. the team, take a look at that. decided to make a pit stop on the way home to party in las vegas. for golfer dustin johnson he wakes up this morning as the winner of the u.s. open, his first major championship. but his round was not without controversy.
8:06 am
penalty after he finished because officials ruled he had illegally moved his ball before putting on the 5th hole. not a lot of people agreed a with that. he didn't make contact with the ball. the good news is, he still won by three strokes. >> that's wayne gretzky's daughter. >> pauline ya. "pop news" time. we'll begin with the cavs, against all odds the cavaliers did it. came back from 3-1 down to beat the warriors for the nba title. before they made a detour to party in vegas. kevin love celebrated his first nba title with a self-inflicted beer bath. got a little inside scope video there. then, back on the floor, if you
8:07 am
something, if you noticed usher the musical artist partying with the management, players, there's a reason, he's one of them. usher bought a stake in the cavs about ten years ago. >> had no idea. >> i know, learn something new every day in "pop news." he even convinced king james to come back home from miami kevin hart posted, nick lachey. lot of people so happy. congratulations, this one is from our michael strahan. you can read it right there. congratulations to the cleveland cavaliers. wow, impossible is probable! great season by warriors and hello of a game by draymond green. >> is strahan in vegas? >> he might be. he had champagne emojis at the end of that. from sports to the stage, tony
8:08 am
odom jr. has just announced he'll be leaving the hottest show on broadway. a week after receiving a tony for the role of aaron burr, he's confirming his departure, he said, his final duel will be on july 9th, the same day as the show's star and creator lin manuel-miranda is leaving as well. being in the room where it happened has been the most completely wonderful, totally healing and inspiring experience. also leaving the show, she originated the role of hamilton's wife. she announced that same show, july 9th, it will be her final curtain call. >> oh, my goodness. >> obviously, all
8:09 am
are just incredibly integral to that first wave of success. >> you know what quite certain the next troupe will be as great. so many broadway stars getting together to record we are the world type song to help orlando in the wake of that horrific shoot. here it is with the what the world needs now is love." ♪ enough to last ♪ until the end of time ♪ what the world is now ♪ is love sweet love >> there it is. i can't name all the stars that participated in this song. all the proceeds going to help those affected in orlando. you can find the tune on itunes for $1.99. money well
8:10 am
>> incredible. >> first look in "pop news." >> that's "pop news." here i go, here's what's coming up on our gma morning menu. the latest on nick and mariah carey's divorce. and these soccer gals working out. a cosmetic line for active women. and superfans of the hit show orange is the new black and is the stars -- thank you. >> cheers. >> all coming up on "good morning america." ght a book. and while i was telling you about the book, i downloaded a song. oh, and full disclosure, when we were just chatting about that song thing, someone arranged a date. guilty. the point is, life is digital. so, carmax, created a site where you can reserve a car online. come in when it's convenient,
8:11 am
ng to make buying a car better for you... reads this tweet that i just posted. oh, that appears to be trending. lol. we asked real people to use on their bums. why do you think the ripples make a difference? it gets it all clean. they give me a very happy feeling bum. cleanripple texture is designed to clean better. go cottonelle, go commando. (vo)never be good.can purina believes it can.
8:12 am
ecting every ingredient for quality? that's big. being confident that your pet's food is 100% safe? that's big, too. spending more healthy years with your best friend? that's amazing. big is exciting... daring... for everyone. pets don't just make life better - they make it bigger. purina. live big. i my mom wants to understand, but she just can't see it. so excedrin worked with me to show my mom what i experience during a migraine. excedrin relieves my pain and symptoms. but their dedication to migraine sufferers doesn't stop there. oh my god... i'm so sorry, honey, that you go through this. now i finally feel understood. experience more stories at excedrin.com
8:13 am
therbottle of tropicana pure oranges squepremium.o each and absolutely no space for added sugar, water, or preservatives. tropicana. we put the good in morning. wearing powerful sunscreen? yes! neutrogena® ultra sheer. no other sunscreen works better or feels better. clinically proven helioplex® provides unbeatable uva/uvb protection to help prevent early skin aging and skin cancer all with a clean light feel. for unbeatable protection. it's the one. the best for your skin. ultra sheer®. neutrogena®. see what's possible. it's easy to love your laxative when that lax loves your body back. only miralax hydrates, eases and softens to unblock naturally, so you have peace of mind om start to finish. love your laxative. miralax.
8:14 am
8:15 am
♪ ♪ those were the days. that's mariah carey singing her song emotions. now dealing with her split from ex-nick cannon. linsey davis here with both side. >> reporter: mariah carey popping champagne and showing off her engagement in instagram photos over the weekend just hours after her ex nick cannon released this rap song. he ult maly signals he'll finally sign their divorce papers nearly two years after the couple split. >> while they might conscious uncoupling like gwyneth and chris martin aren't, they're not having a nultous divorce
8:16 am
relationship. >> reporter: the america's got talent gets private. the strain the relationship has had on the kids. ♪ >> reporter: even he goes as far he doesn't get to see his 5-year-old twins. a far cry from pictures posted earlier this year of the power duo successfully co-parenting. celebrating holidays and birthdays together with the kids. in an interview with splash, cannon said the song wasn't directed at the ex but the media. >> my main purpose was to be like, yo, this is how i'm feeling, i'm giving you everything. you see my feelings from every aspect of it and maybe we can move on from it. >> we reached out to both sides for comment but did not hear back. cannon's lyrics may speak for themselves.
8:17 am
being a day-to-day dad. >> linsey, thank you. coming up, lady a. star hillary scott reveals the truth behind her heartbreaking new song be right back. you don't let anything keep you sidelined. that's why you drink ensure. with 9 grams of protein and 26 vitamins and minerals. for the strength and energy to get back to doing... ...what you love. ensure. always be you.
8:18 am
well? i love it. this piece is so you. i know, right? i saw it and i was just like "oh, i have to have it..." is it suede? it's suede. i love suede. state farm knows that every one those moments, there's one of these... well? i love it. this piece is so you. i know, right? i saw it and i was just like "i have to have it..." is it suede? it's suede. i love suede. that's why we're there, with renters insurance, when things go wrong... but also here, with a rewards credit card, to help life go right. state farm. ♪ ♪ heyyyyy! ♪ it's the little things that make life rich. ritz.
8:19 am
jump 50 feet over the rapids and i crash land. check out my scar. there's nothing there! you didn't jump the creek! there's a new neosporin antibiotic that minimizes scars. new neosporin plus pain itch scar legalzoom has your back. for your business, our trusted network of attorneys has provided guidance to over 100,000 people just like you. visit legalzoom today. the legal help you can count on. legalzoom. legal help is here.
8:20 am
♪ whatcha gonna do when you get outta here? ♪ ♪ i'm gonna have some fun! ♪ ♪ what do you consider fun? ♪ fun, natural fun. ♪ yeah, we rocking right now. ♪ ♪ it's a party over here. ♪ hey! ♪ i'm in heaven! ♪ ♪ owww.
8:21 am
we're back now with hillary scott, lead singer of lady antebellum revealing the heartbreaking ins place behind her powerful new music. take a look. ♪ ♪ >> on stage, hillary scott since passionately about love, loss and healing as one-third of the hit country trio lady antebellum. but behind the scenes she's been struggling with her own personal heat break. >> last fall, i went through a miscarriage. goodness gracious. thank you. >> reporter: now speaking out for the first time about it. >> this is something that's still not talked about very often. and i also feel like there's this pressure that you're just supposed to be able to snap your fingers and
8:22 am
through life like it never happened. >> reporter: scott now channeling her pain through music, recording an album of hymns with her family out july 29th. including the first single "thy will." >> i wrote the single right in middle of experiencing everything that comes with the miscarriage. it was my most raw place that i could have ever been when this song truly pour out of me. >> reporter: she's approaching life with new perspectives. relishes moments with her 2-year-old daughter. >> i'm a different mom with her now. >> reporter: for now, scott's glad to be making music again, back on the road, touring this summer with lady antebellum. >> after going through everything i have gone through and in the process of making this record, i know i'm c
8:23 am
back into the mindset of lady antebellum. >> and joining us now is dr. jennifer wu at lenox hill hospital. you know so many women blame themselves when they go through miscarriages. what are some of the common causes? >> majority of the time is due to genetics being abnormal. the egg and the sperm don't combine correctly. as women get older their eggs get older. >> lot of people who have miscarriages often times think i'll have trouble conceiving the next one and the next one, what's the truth behind that in. >> not necessarily. oftentimes miscarriage is a one-time occurrence and many of these women will go on to have happy, healthy pregnancy and what can women do as they're going through the pain, hillary scott poured her heart into her songs, what can women do while going thr
8:24 am
process in. >> it's a sad, difficult time, reach out to their partner, they're both going through it. it's a grieving process that can take time and it's okay to have that time for that. >> how long before you can try again, to conceive again? >> we tell patients not to have second for two weeks. >> all right, dr. jennifer wu, definitely a lot of hope out there. more now on the story on our website. let's go back to ginger who's on sanibel island in florida. ginger. >> am y now i can tell you why we're here, we're shellbrating national seashell day. we're at the sundial beach and resort. all my friends working hard behind me. we'll have a beautiful day. much cooler than the weekend here. not even close to the
8:25 am
saw -- deadly heat in the southwest. i want to show you quickly what's still out there. x sezive heat warnings for four states. california, nevada is going to be baking again, arizona of course. the highs 115 in phoenix. again, we got the fourth named storm, danielle inhumidity level be on the low side with dewpoints in the 50s. tonight will be warm and the humidity will increase as a cold front approaches from the northwest. a few showers or storms may be possible. storm chances will remain on tuesday afternoon and evening as the frontal boundary continues to move through the area. a few may be strong to severe with the best chance for storms south of d.c. closer to fredericksburg into central virginia. conditions will calm down wednesday with highs in the mid 80s under partly cloudy skies. the next system will bring showers and storms back to the area thursday. >> all right, this line o
8:26 am
stoop. everybody's doing the stoop. you go down, you look for the shell, do the perfect stance. did you find anything good? you got one to show off. oh -- is that a scallop, help us. lot more coming up. we also got the cast "orange is the new black." so, don't go anywhere. more "gma" up next.
8:27 am
>> this is a good morning washington update. >> anchor: another gorgeous day on the way. here is alex. >> weather: good morning washington. meteorologist here. hot start to the work week. summer solstice tonight. highs in the lower 90s today. we have a chance for a few storms tomorrow. some may be strong to severe with large hail, damaging winds as primary threat. we will watch doppler radar closely on tuesday. highs around 90. partly cloudy, mid 80s, wednesday. behind the cold front. next chance for showers is thursday of this week. >> reporter: we are looking at a major tie up near the third street tunnel. long-term construction project is doctor. we have a crash on the southeast-southwest freeway, westbound blocking two right lanes heading toward the tunnel. so you
8:28 am
there. not bad on this stretch of the beltway north of van dorn toward the wilson bridge. for folks making the trip southbound on 270. pockets of heavy traffic in to jermantown. closer to the spur. melanie back to you. >> anchor: all right. and now to the rails and safe track surge 2 is underway today. and in d.c. that means big changes from now until july 3. metro service is completely shut down between minnesota avenue and eastern market station. stadium armory and potomac avenue stations are closed. busses are available but you should expect them to be jampacked. and in virginia there are no trains from rosalind to arlington cemetery on the blue line. and attorneys will make closing arguments in a few hours in case against officer goodson. he was the baltimore officer driving the police van when freddie gray suffered his fatal injuries. goodson elected for bench trial meaning the judge will decide
8:29 am
you can get more news, traffic and weather updates on newschanel 8 right now. hope you have a great
8:30 am
♪ can you imagine -- they would have dressed if they knew were here. they did. our ladies sneaking in as their fans are binge-watch the hit show. some fun, isn't it? >> i think we're fans, too, i'm so excited to speak with them. i got to go to litchfield last year. i had to don the orange suit. but we got social supertalk kerby rosanes. he's been here working on a new creation all morning for us. so, kerby,
8:31 am
started doing what you're doing. >> i started -- i started drawing professionally two years ago. yeah, and apparently the type of art i was doing was perfect for coloring box for grownups. yes, that's why i'm here. >> did you do all that this morning in. >> yes. >> just an hour. >> my notebooks in high school kind of look like that when i wasn't listening. not nearly as good. >> go to goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! to watch his art work as he's creating it if you're hungry this morning, get ready to eat like jesse. do we look like jesse when we're done? he's tracking the secret dishes only the locals know. and he's starting with this cheesy
8:32 am
cheesy. >> reporter: if you're a foodie and you live in tampa bay, no doubt you have heard about it. >> i come probably four times a week maybe. >> reporter: they were retired. was got bored, so they created datz -- comfort food with a flair. >> people love it. >> reporter: chicken with waffles. brocco brocco broccolicauliflower. >> one of our best dishes is meat loaf stuffed with cheese. the cheesy today is a ham. burger with mac and cheese. keith williamson invites me into the kitchen >> we'll bring it to the simmer. >> a mixture of which had der cheese and jalapenos.
8:33 am
>> little bit of heat. spread it out on a sheet pan. refrigerate three hours. then start making your bunce. two bunce will make one cheesy todd. dip in flour, egg white wash, in panko and then the deep fryer. don't forget, this is a burger. six ounces. >> beautiful. look at those mark and see that, these are the bunce. mac and cheese with bacon and jalapenos and then -- the assembly. >> you need a little architectural degree to put this together. we have some beautiful pixcklpi. >> this is a salad now. >> then our top. second mac and cheese with jalapeno and bacon bun. it's beautiful. this is everything that's right with america right here. oh.
8:34 am
>> all right, jesse is now joining us, he's on assignment but skyping in with us. what was the craziest thing about the cheesy todd that has been delivered to the desk here. >> i don't know how -- >> i hope you guys enjoy. it's the buns, anybody can make a regular hamburger. they use the fried bacon and jalapeno mac and cheese. it makes it creamy and smokey. you guys are trying it now. you need to get to tampa, get to datz and put the cheesy todd in your mouth. i swam through the bahamas to work that burger off. >> yes the workout counts before i take a bite of this, what else is coming up for us this summer? >> lara, i can't wait to take people to orlando, to a restaurant that's famous throughout central florida for their breakfas
8:35 am
a banana stuffed caramel waffle. another zero-calorie dish by the way. >> thank you, jesse. they don't eat this on orange is the in the new black. >> please save my cheesy todd. the cast of "orange is the new black" haze taken over times square this morning. fans have been binge-watching all weekend long. take a look at this scene from the new season. >> i'm at the big-girl table. ch chapman sits here. >> joining us now laura
8:36 am
taylor schilling, uzo aduba, and kate mulgrew. can you sum up season four in a few words, kate. >> excruciating. >> that just took one word and that was very powerful. we just heard the show was renewed for three more seasons. >> yes ma'am. >> congratulations. some of your characters are going to get out of prison? >> we don't know -- we're not sure. so, i don't even know -- >> stands to reason that piper would be out by then. but reason doesn't apply. >> lot of people are saying your character is due. >> what are you talking about? no i want to be there forever. i love it. long sentences for everyone. we love our jobs. >> you said
8:37 am
>> it's definitely -- >> three months. >> insinuated on netflix. >> alex, i want to ask you, the last time we saw you in season three we weren't sure you were going to make it to season four. what's ahead for your character this season? >> um, oh, a lot, she basically, you know, gets, she's in a position in the first episode she has to make a real pro-survival decision to live and it affects her throughout the rest of the season. she's struggling with her personal ethics and morals of what she had to do. >> taylor, you're no longer the sweet, innocent girl from connecticut in this one. you were like a criminal mastermind. >> i don't know if i would go that far. >> she's trying that identity on for sure. >> all right, you wear it well.
8:38 am
crazy eyes was put behind bars in the first place, are we going to find out this season? >> question, no answer. this is quandary i'm in. i think we're going to learn more about suzanne and hopefully, we'll understand where she's coming from. that's all i say. >> blair, this is your first entree into the season. you're like a martha stewartlike character. >> she's there for that crime, that's not who she is. >> she's not suzy homemaker. >> no, she's not. kate, we start to see some tensions brewing, start to see -- you're always filled with tension. >> that's my middle name. >> i got an audience question for you guys. we got a question from madison. >> just because you guys are so close what's one thing
8:39 am
learn from each other just by being on set with each other. >> that's a good question. >> fellowship. >> i think -- it's like a sisterhood. for me it's been like a sisterhood. nothing is taboo for her. they write things that really push us out of our comfort zone. we all really trust each other. we feel safe to go there and be vulnerable. >> i spent the day with you guys it was so fun in litchfield. thank you for being with us and congratulation and thank you so much. [ cheers and applause ] >> "orange is the new black" season four available on netflix. let's go back to ginger. i'm okay with starting my morning calling this my office, amy, just for the record. i'll do this again. we're celebrating
8:40 am
seashell day, but also me and my friends celebrating the official start of summer. that's right, it happens tonight specifically at 6:30 p.m. eastern time. the slight risk oftemperatures in the lower 90s. humidity levels will still be on the low side with dewpoints in the 50s. tonight will be warm and the humidity will increase as a cold front approaches from the northwest. a few showers or storms may be possible. storm chances will remain on tuesday afternoon and evening as the frontal boundary continues to move through the area. a few may be strong to severe with the best chance for storms south of d.c. closer to fred >> and thanks to our sponsor for the beaches of ft. myers and sanibel we were able to take a closer look at southwest florida with spectacular shells some of the best in the world. arriving in city of palms i couldn't wait to see it all. what better way from way up there. why is this better --
8:41 am
it's hidden, hard to get to. >> reporter: taking in the sights from more than 2050 feet up, flipping and dipping into the water. one of sanibel's best treasures, seashe seashells. okay, so i see water and beach, what do you see? >> i see seashell and you give a big smile. i can see your passion. they're more than just beauty. obviously, the shells make sand. what else is the shell good for? >> a shell is a mollusk. when they die they leave this beautiful treasure. >> here at the sundial beach a resort and spa, we're learning
8:42 am
inside the shell. we have rachel rainbolt. >> crow is a wildlife hospital and rehabilitation facility, one of the nation's leading hospital for wildlife. we take care of animals that are native or migratory to florida. >> so preservation is key and lola is special because? >> she's one of our educational animals. not all of the animals are able to get checked out and make a full recovery. thankfully we have the opportunity to offer some animals that are okay around people, the opportunity to show everybody about why it's important to protect these animals through education. >> thank you so much, rachel and
8:43 am
8:44 am
8:45 am
the new movie the legend of tarzan reinvents the classic tale. this time it starts in london not the jungle. here's scene with his wife jane showing off his skills. take a look.
8:46 am
>> i grew up running with -- it changed the bone structure. -- when you go up stairs. >> i don't go up stairs, i usually take the curtains. we're glad to have alexander skarsgard with us. come on out. >> oh, i thought -- i saw the ropes i was ready. hi. >> how are you? >> thanks for coming. >> happy national seashell day. >> thank you. >> happy national seashell day, guys. to seashells. >> to seashells. >> yes. >> i understand that your dad from a movie we all know good will hunting a big fan of tarzan movies. what zmr yes. >> was that part
8:47 am
>> yes, to make my father happy he grew up watching -- have you seen the old black and white -- of course, my dad and i used to watch them as well. 12k3w4r that's ohio i was introduced to tarzan. >> did he give you any advice? >> don't screw it up. >> it's a classic character. >> yeah. don't try to be johnny. >> that wouldn't be a worry here, because this is a very different take on it. your story starts in london and then makes its way back to the jungle. tell us about that. >> almost the opposite the old movies and the novel is the eighth man growing up in the jungle. that's all in the legend of tarzan now. it's told in flashbacks. . main story line is, you meet john as he's been in london with his wife jane ten years almost, and then he returns to the jungle, so
8:48 am
kind of the animal within and slowly let them come back out. >> letting that animal come out during your love scenes with margot robbie. they have become legendary as well. >> our director wanted the love scenes to be kind of intense and primal. >> the world was animalistic. >> a bit animalistic. david was like, we shot the scene and he's like it's tarzan and jane. when they make love -- >> yes. >> he was egging us on and it was slightly exaggerated. i read margot injured alex. i'm okay. some bruises and scratches and stuff. >> we have to go. but we got you a present. >> you got me a gift on national seashell day? >> it's not a seashell but
8:49 am
favorite pie. you trained very hard and you ate an entire pie when you were done filming. eight months of no sugar. thank you so much. >> thank you for coming. everybody check out the legend of tarzan opening nationwide on july 1st. coming up, the secrets
8:50 am
8:51 am
we're now with a group of business wim who know how to kick some butt and how to look good doing it. all special of a girl power with the creators of sweat cosmetics. they have been working out with crunch gym. leslie, some of you guys are professional soccer players, olympians some of you. you were like, we want to look good while kicking butt. >> we did. as
8:52 am
we saw the market. 4 1/2 years we started this journey. it's been an amazing ride. >> i love it. it did take four years to launch sweat products, what were some of the challenges in. >> i think in any company you have five owners there are going to be some owners. five women, five professional athletes with strong personalities, bringing that together and forming a company with that is very challenging. >> all right, we put the makeup to the test. we have taryn over. a picture before he started to sweat and taryn now afterwards. you're absolutely sweating. you look great. >> thank you. >> how do you feel. >> i feel good. you don't feel the makeup, that's awesome. >> what's important about these products? >> they're so easy to use. i have two little ones at home. i can throw it in the bag and
8:53 am
>> what's most gratifying about these products? >> we create a product line for women like us and imempowers them and make them look beautiful. >> you guys have solved the problem for us. thank you so much for being here. you can get sweat products on the sweat and sephora websites. they're really sweating. you go - the novec team hits the home field to score big with energy savings. carol and bob set up for a hit with power bill savings. bob readies a power strip to turn off items when not in use. carol signals bob to use an led lightbulb. bob gives the nod. the energy-efficient led is put into play. oh, wait, there's a runner on the move,
8:54 am
p off! the novec team has hit energy savings out of the park. novec, your not-for-profit electric cooperative, providing winning ways to save.
8:55 am
8:56 am
"good morning america" is brought to you by target. expect more, pay less. all right, ginger, you're in on this. amy you're in on this, too. big surprise, someone turned 30 this weekend. happy birthday! >> you guys. thank you. and to celebrate, 30 cupcakes. >> it was my 30th birthday, america, you know what, 47 never felt so good, baby! >> that's it. we love you, lara. >> anchor: sunny and hot today. here is alex with the forecast. >> weather: good morning washington. we are here
8:57 am
the work week. this is a summer solstice 6:34 p.m. tonight. highs in lower 90s today. we have a chance for a few storms tomorrow. some of them may be strong to severe with large hail, damaging winds is primary threat. we will watch doppler radar on your tuesday. highs around 90 degrees. partly cloudy. mid 80s wednesday. behind the cold frontal boundary next chance for showers thursday. >> reporter: we have sluggish traffic around the capital beltway. especially in fairfax county for folks traveling on the outer loop. legend bridge to tyson and continuing toward 66. off-and-on pockets of heavy traffic. inside of the beltway it is the crash on the southeast-southwest freeway. blocking a couple of lanes as you head toward potomac park. and we have delays also on the parkway here. crash blocking right lane and passing malin. capital beltway slow on outer loop heading to marlboro. back to you. >> and now, safe track surge 2 i
8:58 am
from now until july 3. metro service is shut down between the minnesota avenue and eastern market stations. the stadium armory and potomac avenue stations are closed n virginia there are no trains from rosalind to arlington cemetery on the blue line. and at just 10 years old. one boy has already achieved what many adults would hope to achieve in a lifetime. he wrote and published a book. he created a short film. and he has met president obama. and we have him live onset. during the 9:00 hour of good morning washington. on newschanel 8. hear about his many accomplishments in a few minutes. that's on newschanel 8. where you can always get the latest news, traffic and weather
8:59 am
and sniffers, [ inhales ] all giant produce is triple checked. farm, crate, and store. we're focusing on fresh... ...so you don't have to guess. my giant. (vo) you can check on them. you can worry about them. you can even choose a car for them. (mom) honey, are you ok? (child) i'm ok. (announcer vo) love. (mom) we're ok. (announcer vo) it's what makes a subaru, a subaru.
9:00 am
announcer: it's "live with kelly"! today from "independence day: resurgence" liam hemsworth and one of the stars of the hit series "veep" anna chlumsky, and the heat is on, so stay cool with these healthy super summer smoothies. also, we'll announce the big winners of "live's marry me! moment" contest. plus, actor and playwright john leguizamo joins kelly at the co-host desk. all next on "live"! [cheering and applause] [captioning made possible by disney-abc domestic television] and now here are kelly ripa and john leguizamo. [rob base & dj e-z rock's "it takes two" playing] >> ♪ it takes two to make a thing go right it takes two to make it out of sight >> hit it

81 Views

info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on