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going to hurt or help him, but south carolinians will have their say this saturday when they vote. dan harris, abc news, new york. >> never a dull moment. so also on his flight home, pope francis raised some eyebrows with a comment abo the zika virus outbreak. francis suggested that women threatened with the virus could use contraception saying he believes there is a clear moral difference betetween preventing pregnancy and aborting a fetus. he also maintained church doctrine rejecting abortion as a response to the crisis pregnant mothers are among the most vulnerablele to the zika virus. there's a new argument against breastfeed too long long. children may get too little vitamin d that way. breast milk does not pvide enough vitamin d particulalarly in northern areas. so canadien pediatricians are recommending that children who are breast fed take d supplements for their first year. now to some news we can relate to onhis shift. slee deprivation.
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a new study from the centers of disease control finds that one in three americans don't get enough sleep. the shocking news says that at least seven hours of sleep we're not getting could lead to serious health issues like heart disease. the study feature a state by state breakdown of sleeping patterns. people in south dakota get the most sleep but folks in hawaii get the least sleep. >> tt's interesting. it's warmer in hawaii. i would like to be out and not in a bed. >> and just partying. > that makes sense to me. seven hrs. >> shocking we're not getting ough sleep. >> yeah, that's not so shocking. >> not at all. thanks, cd dr. the harlem globetrotters celebrating their 90th anniversaryy and putting on their usual great show. back in december one of them nailed a long shot outside madison square guard. >> nailed it indeed. this time it was the staples center in l.a. scooter christenson, take that,
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from 100 feet away. and well bob the hoop. >> oh. >> is this real? this is real. this really happened. >> it's the globetrotters. it's real. >> it is globetrotters. the shot was part of a promotion of this week's glotrotter shs in southern california. one more time. there you go. >> nailed itt every time. >> i'm sorry i doubted you all. should have known it was real video. >> coming up in "the skinny," an embarrassing wrong answer on wheel of fortune that caught pat jay jack off guard. >> a huge stink in an affluent california neighborhood. >> and who is demanding answers about the drinking water supply in this community. what is the black gunk coming out of the faucets? you're watching "world news now." (ugh.)
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the water in crystal city, texas, is a anythingut crystal clear. residents opened their taps to find black sludge oozing out of the faucets caused by flushing out the city's main water tank. it's just the latest problem for this south texas community. several city officials are charged with bribery. another with human smuggli and the mayor was led out of a council meeting in handcuffs this week. >> residents can't drink the tap water in flint, michigan, but help is on the way. the state legislature closer to approving $30 million to help bill the governor is earmarking another $2 millionon specifically for flint to help replace lead water lines and pay for some of the cost of reconnecting to detroit's water supply. another issue we've been
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that's poisoned the air of one los angeles community for months has now been permanently sealed. >> after disrupting the lives of thousands of households, residents of porter ranch are now getting the green light to return home. but not everyone is racing back. kabc's leo stallworth has the story. >> reporter: after nearly four months of leaking some 80,000 metric tons of mostly methane gas and sickening and displayinging thousands residents, they start the clock for thousands of f relocate residents within the five mile radius of the homes affected to return to their homes. >> to the residents and surrounding communities, i want toto tell you i recognize the disruption this gas leak has caused to your lives. the discomfortf those who have experienced symptoms related to the owed rant in the gas, and the challenges experienced by families that had to move or swch schools with their kids. >> displaced residents we talked to are not eager to go back home
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>> people are so afraid to g into their homes. >> reporter: matt says while the health department says the air is safe, there has not been enough test of resident's homes to determi whether chemicals from the leak have settled inside. >> some testing at people's homes which is finally the important thing. in our homes is what we need to know about. >> reporter: the l.a. board testing.homes and the timetable for residents to return home expanded. >> the supvisor would like to sesee a full 30 days allowance for the residents to retake their lives. >> reporter: congressman brad sherman agrees. >> they've promisedd indoor testinto see whether the air inside peopople's homes is safe. knowing that the carpets, the drapes could have soad up some mer captain or volatile organic compounds. they promised that testing but that hasn't been done and they're telling people the clock has started. they have to move back into
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>> reporter: leo stallworth reporting for abc news. long road ahead for those folks. >> leo is such a great reporter. pre time i see him, i enjoy his reporting. >> we're big fans. the actress being courted to star in a mary poppins sequel. >> three days after the grammys you won't believe where lady
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skinny, so skinny well, time now for "the skinny." topping our headlines this morning, the new face of mary pop pins. >> our parent company disney is reportedly planning a sequel to the 1964 classic starring julie andrees. so who would be practically perfect enough to fill the shoes of dame julie? none other than emily blunt. >> she's electric. 32-year-old english born actress reportedly in talks with disfully. are we letting the cat outf the bag too soon? to star in the sequelhichch would be set 20 years after the events in the original. so it's not the remake off mary poppinbut we want to know what happens later, right? it would follow the magical nanny's adventure with the banks family in the depression london era time period. i think it would be fascinating. my kids and i watched it. they loved it. it's amazing how a classic from that long ago can -- they were
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be so excited and would love to see it. >> now that it becomes 20 years later, does it become just a kane. >> i think you're totally right. >> or agave. next, taking a futuristic twist on depression era fashion. >> these days after wowing a global audience with her tribute to the david bowie at the grammys, lady gaga took front and centeter on the runway for mark jacobs. look at her. mark jacobs fall collection. there was an oious height difference between her and the real models. but the larger than life persona always makes up for it. >> she looks so happy. the outfits were bizarre. she rocked an oversize coat with fur sleeves and oversized blouse, bow and sky skriper -- she had platform boots and still short with hair and makeup, channeling an extreme 191920s flapper.
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next the "wheel of fortune" epic fail. >> contest tap thes kerry daily won the puzzle but he lost the geography test. >> gondola ride through venice. >> yeah! >> let's check your geography knowledge. what country do you think we're sending you to? >> paris. >> france. >> do we still get it? >> apparently you know your husband well. yeah, we're sending you to italy. >> oh, that's good. on facebook, david blamed his blunder on being nervous. i would be nervous, too. give him a break. the real estate agent broker and pastor along with his wife walked away not only with a trip to italy but $60,000 in cash and prizes. >> i'm surprised he didn't say las vegas because it could have been accurate for that.
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been jam packed witith news headlines.of course, from the death of a supreme court justice to the charges of lying on the campaign trail. >> and words of inspiration from the stage at t this year's grammy awards. here now our weeklkly "friday rewind." >> constition is not meant to facilitate change. it is meant to impede change. >> he was totally peaceful. he was a man who went to sleep and just didn't wake up. >> i plan to fulfill my constitutional responsibilities to nominate a successor. >> it is outrageous that republicans in the senate and an on the campaign trail have replacement. delay. >> we should not allow a lame duck president to essentially capture the supreme court in the waning months of his presidency. >> we need someone who can fix the problems that caused your jeb bush. >> the world t trade center came down during youour brother's reign. >> he went after my mother.
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the country safe after. what about during 9/11? i've never seen anybody that lied as much as ted cruz. >> it's not a response. simply to start yelling louder and louder, liar, liar, liar. >> i'm hoping to get your support in the caucus on sated. >> together we're going to create an economy that works for the working class and the middle class, not just the 1%. [ speaking foreign language ] >> translator: we are tieing that unity between the two country biz going to the river together and praying together. >> still going to live the same lives basically. >> he will retirere. that's what he wanted to do. >> if you would have told my 11-year-old, 5-yearld, any age that i would have received an award from stevie wonder. >> did you just focus on the work and you don't let those people sidetrack you, some day when you get where you're going, you'll look around and you will
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>> inspirational words. >> and clearly that woman in that last shot was inspired by -- but it was a fun event and a busy week coming up. a couple of events national banana bread day. national dog biscuit appreciation day. national kahlua day. >> you going to bri something in? >> maybe i learned there's a gibson park in great fall whereas they're holding the lewis and clark festival tomorrow. >> it's making sense, kenny g.
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you guys -- good morning. i'm reena ninan. >> and i'm kendis gibson. here are some of the top headlines we're following there friday morning on "world news now." other major tech firms now supporting apple in its fight with the fbi.
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terrorist's iphone could set an unfortunate precedent. in the me knowtime, the fbi searched the home of the san bernardino shooter's brother. full coverage ahead. a stunning chopper crash in hawaii. the private helicopter slamming into pearl harbor near the "uss arizona visitor center. five people were on board, all survived butut a teenager was take it on a hospital in critical condition. investigate remembers looking into the cause. a new report finds that more than58,000 of america's bridges are structurally deficient. among them some of the most iconic including americanal bridge in washington, d.c. and the brooklyn bridge. a new study finds one in three americans don't get enough sleep. that should be at least seven hours. it puts you at risk for chronic disease like heart disease. those are some of our top stories on this friday, february 19th.
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this is "world news now." >> good morning, everyone. we begin this half hour with the apple and fbi standoff. of course, ever since the san bernardino massacre two months ago, the agency has been trying to get data from the iphone o one of the killers. >> apple won't provide the encryption key despite a court order this week. with me here's abc's pierre thomas. >> reporter: the fbi searching the home of sysyed farook's brother, but no closer to getting inside his iphone. industry giants closing ranks behind apple today, even as authorities claim they need to be able to hack into phones to crack cases beyond terrorism. as in the case of two officers recently shot in new york. police locked out of potential evidence in the suspect's phone. >> this is t phone that was used by e of his associates in that case. despite having a court order, we cannot access this iphone 5. >> reporter: the issue of breaking into encrypted phones ignited by the fbi's legal
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farook case. experts telling abc news it would not be that hard to design a gateway or a back door. >> from my perspective, it's relatily easy to create the back door, but just because something's easy to do doesn't mean you should do it. >> reporter: some analysts s say it opens pandora's box for tens of millions of smartphone users. >> you would have created what amounts to a smart software bomb that if it falls into the wrong hands, it could then be turned around and used to unlock every single iphone and ipad in existence. >> reporter: law enforcement officials are frustrat with apple's attitude. so, exct the justice steps in court to force apple to open that phone immediately. pierre thomas, abc news, washington. >> now to a missouri woman who is in federal custody this morning after showiwing sport for isis in social media. the fbi searched her home in an early morning raid after battering ram. federal investitigators s she used a twitterer account associated with isis to call for
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she allegedly even posted their home addresses, as well. and as if that weren't enough, there are also fears isis may get its hands on the makings for a nuclear bomb. radioactive material that was stolen a few months ago from an american company's facilities in iraq was supposed to be used to find leaks in oil field leak. iraq has been looking for the material without any success. >> pope francis raised eyebrows with a comment about the stooek virus outbreak. on his flight home, francis suggested that women threatened with the virus could use contraception. pregnant mothers arere among those most vulnerable to the zika viru the pope believes there is a clear moore difference between preventing pregnancy and aborting a fetus. he also maintained church doctrine rejecting abortion as a response to thecrisis. something donald trump has not known for backing off but now he's easing up on his heated rhetoric about pope francis. more in a moment but the pope's
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reaction have rocked the presidential race. here's abc's terry moran. >> on board the papal airplane, a tuning moment. [ speaking foreign language ] >> donald trp. >> reporter: pope francis asked directly about donald trump's plans to build a wall on the u.s./mexico border, and deport millions of undocumented migrants, speaking from the heart. "a person who thinks only about building walls, erever they may be, and not of building bridges, is not christian," the pope said. adding, pointedly, "this man is not christian if he has said things like that." a staggering papal denunciation, and it came after a week of francis in mexico, again and again, preaching a highly chard political message. like those scenes in juarez, a few feet from the u.s. border, francis giving his blessing across the rio grande to undocumented immigrants in the
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"no more death, no more exploitation," he pleaded. pope francis is a man who chooses his words carefully. he knew exactly what he was say penguin he knowstrump, he knows the issues. they're close to hayes heart. he also told us he's not a politician. he's speaking as a pastor, not trying to support a candidate but trying to bring to voters and politicians what he believes christ. terry moran, the vatican. >> let's move to the war of words that triggered all kinds of responses from trump's republican rivals and some of them might even surprise you. at a town meeting in south carolina last night, the candidates weighed in. but perhaps most surprising, trump actually eased up on his original attack on the pope. >> i don't think this is a fight. i think he said something much softer than reported by the medi >> i don't think it's appropriate to question his faith. >> that's between donald and the pope.
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who comes in, when they come i and how they come in. >> interesting. going into tomorrow's south carolina primary, most of the latest polls still show that trumpp has a healthy lead although one has him in a virtual tie with ted cruz. >> the candidacy of ted cruz is being questioned, challenged today in court. a man in illinois is objecting to him being on the ballot in his state because he was born in canada. cruz says that doesn't matter because his mom was a u.s. citizen. the man who filed the suit says if cruz is the republican nominee, democrats could challenge his elibility in the fall. experts say this challenge will likely go nowherere. in an increasingly t tight democratic race, the candidates are t taking of their gloves. last night hillary clinton was booed at one point by the crowd when he she accused bernie sanders of not being a democrat till h decided to run for president and criticized sanders for his attacks on the two most
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bernie sanders had harsh words of his own, questioning hillary clinton's admiration for the president saying she is simply pandering for black tes. the two candidates are locked in a dead heat ahead of tomorrow's caucuses in nevada and the primary in south carolina in a week. and a day. the suspect accused in last spring's washington, d.c. mansion murders will be in court today to face murder and other charges. poli say 35-year-old daron wipt killed an executive, his wife, son and housekeeper and then set their house on fire. he was lynched to the crime found on dna on pizza crust. the stakes may get higher for the so-called affluenza teen today. a judge will decide whether to move his caseo adult court. the transfer would happen when he turns 19 in april. the convicted drunknk driver has
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facility for nearly two weeks. the judge may decide to keep him there till his birthday when the penalties will become more severe. >> firefighters near kansas city are battling a huge brush fire. they believe it was sparked byy a lawnmower. the high winds fanning it created a fire tornado. the fire is on prison property but it has closed a highway nearby. it has con souped about 1500 acres and is about 75% contained. no homes are threatened at this time. and that is not the case in eastern oklahoma where homes are as you can see there, structures are being burned. numeus homes were lost but they don't know how many. there are more than two dozen grass fires burning. the most i seveveral years. the city of tulsa has been filled with smoke from the fires. firefighters are using helicopters to dump water on the flames and they say the aggressive effort seems to be working. in today's forecast, dangerous winds again threaten
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downpours in the pacific northwest. another foot of mountain snow in california. upup to washington state. snow and freezing rain in western new york. >> 30s in boston and new york. 50s in chicago. great falls and minneapolis. 60s in los angeles. and atlanta. and 70s nbc albuquerque and miami. two rare white tiger cubs are now calling australia home. the little cuties, look at them, just arrived 15 weeks old. arrived earlier this week from a zoo in japan. they don't have officl names yet but are called red and yellow for now. >> because they look red and yellow. it's hoped that the sisters will help attract tourists to dream world theme park. they were born white when their parents share the right combination of simple genes and that causes a lack after p pigment in the fur. >> so it's a pretty good deal because australia zoo actually trades koalas to other zoos.
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this one for being just as annoying as it is unexplained. [ screeching ] that high pitched sound, wreaking havoc on forest g grove, oregon, for weeks, mainly at night, even waking people up. >> isounds like brakes to me. the cyclical, you know, change your brakes. >> reporter: local officials have ruled out a water valve, gas leak or wildlife. and the arest train track is rarely used.d. annoying sound in the world? [ screeching ] >> guys, guy guys! >> reporter: unlike "dumb and dumber," this sound isn't so funny to people who live here. the fire department doesn't know what it is either. >> welcome "the x-files" back on tv again, so, here we are. >> reporter: the truth is out there, and whatever it is, it sure is loud. and baffling. [ screeching ] neal karlinsky, abc news, seattle. >> you know, yesterday our crew
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terrifying newew horror flick. >> "the witch" we haves back magic and possession telling the tale of one family torn apart by a mysterious evil in the new england wildernesess of e 1630s [ screaming ] >> she put a curse on me. >> why have you turned against me? >> i saw it. >> it the evil. >> it's not safe. no one can. >> the witch scoring 83% on rotten tomatoes. johanna writes the macabre to the core. it will have you seeking out a church as soon as you leave the theater. pretty good review. randy myers calls it reminiscent of edgar allan poe's hawthorne and the brothers grimm, the witch is the pure movie magic
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>> so it's a comedy, right? not quite? next upup, we're leepg ahead from the witch 240 years into the 1870s. kiefer and donald sharing the stage as retired gun fighter who returns to his hometow in wyoming hoping to repair the relationship with his estranged father. but the town is in turmoil. the railroad is coming through and the criminal gang is terror rising r ranchers o refuse to sell their land. >> well, well, well, i heard a lot about you. >> is you goingng to be a problem. >> >> i feel you and i are headed for an inevitable conclusion. >> ii was looking for trouble, you'd already kno it. >> stay inside. >> you're going to try to push them off homesteads they've been living on all their lives. >> if we're stillhere. >> then i'd start looking for a black ess. >> forsaken is getting only a 50% rating on rotten tomatoes
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joe laden in variety, refreshingly and unan bashedly sincere in its embrace of western convention and arch types. roger moore counters too stiff and steal to overcome its acres from cliches. a couple decent offerings out there. if not, there are some good movies from last week we can all check out. >> that's the in us for this half hour.
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trump's response and the global political firestorm. out of control, the helicopter that crashed into the water inn vegas paradi. the boy badly injured and the onlookers rushing to help. spanning danger. american bridges as the a breaking point. the disasters that have happened at a warning about what could be next. and later, go ahead, throw etan trum. destroy anything you want in the name of anger. this business is a smash. it'sfriday, february 19th. >> announcncer fro abc news, this is "world news now." good morning, everybody. it is friday. i'm kendis gibson. >> happy friday. i'm reena ninan. >> do you know there are a couple of things you know of we all know socially you don't discuss, abortion being one of them. the other two, politics and religion. and this morning, it's coming
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yeah, of course, we're talking about the new twist in the war of words that erupted between donald trump and pope francis. weird to just say those names together. trump is now dialing back just a bit saying the pope's remarks were probably a little bit nicer than first reported. >> but it wasn't -- he knew what he wasoing on this one. it was not an accident. still the pope is calling trump's plan to build a wall between the u.s. and mican not christian. it ignited another bomb slel into the president's campaign. stephanie ramos has details. >> reporter: donald trump may finally have run into an opponent his own side. >> he actually said that m maybe i'm not a good christian or something. [ speaking foreign language ] >> reporter: trump referring to pope francis who took an extraordinary plunge into american politics. personally criticizing trump returning to the vatican after a visit to the united states-mexican border to show solidarity with undocumented immigrants the pontiff declared
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building walls wherever they may bebe and not building bridges is not christian. francis adding he was willi to give trump the benefit of the doubt. trump left no doubt in his response. >> okay. for a religious leader to question a person's faith is disgraceful. they're using the pope as a pawn and they should be ashamed of themselves. that's theexican government. >> reporter: trump's main gop rivals were split. >> listen, that's between donald and the pope. >> we have a right to control who comes in, when they come in and how they come? >> reporter: at a town hall thursday night, the clash between the pope and politician was center stage. >> i think he said something much softer than reported by the media. >> i don't think it's appropriate to the question trump's faith. >> reporter: with the primary on saturday polls give donald trump a wide lead but a new national poll shows the gop race tightening with trump in a
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stephanie ramos, abc news, washington. republican john kasich says you can put him in the pro pope column. in south carolina lastt nit, he praised pope francis as inclusive. someone who has opened the doors of the catholic church. when it comes to our borders, kasich did theo throw some support in trump's way. >> we have a right to build a wall. there are too many walls between us. we need bridges between us if we're going to fix the problems in washington. all they do is have walls. and another bit ofridge building kasich said if he were elected president he would consider appointing former rival chris christie to his cabinet adding he and the new jersey governor have become buddies. >>en ot other side of the country, the democrats face thing off in nevada sparking plenty of fireworks in a tight race. for the first time in this campaign, one national poll shows bernie sanders pulling ahead of hillary clinton although that might be an outlier because most still have
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more potshots at each other. an interview with b.e.t., sands saends accused clinton of cozying up t president obama just to win black votes. >> she loves the present. he loves her and all that stuff. that's trying to win support from the african-arican community where the president is enormously popopular. >> clinton didn't mince words about saends questioning his loyalty to the democratic party and chastising him for attacking president obama as well as president clinton. in washington, a finalal farewell begins today for late supreme court justice antntononin scalia. his body will lie in repose in the great hall of the court. the day starts with a private hour long visitation. later this morning the hall opens to the public. president obama and the first lady will pay their respects this afternoon. vice president joe biden will attend scalia's funeral on saturday b but says he has no interest in replacing the justice. in an interview with msnbc the vice president said he had no desire to sit on the court.
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criticized republicans for saying that the president should nonot nomine a replacemts. biden had a personal relationship with the late juste and his family. the tech community is rallying behind apple and its decision not to the help the fbi hack into a terrorist iphone. google, facebook, twitter even microsoft all say unlocking the encrypted data for the fbi might set a precedent for other ses. there haveeen demonstrations at apple stores in support. apple says it's a matter of principal even though it could be done. >> from my perspective it's relatively easy to create the backdoor. that doesn't mean you should could it. >> the fbi searched the home of the brother of the san bernardino gunman. agents left with several boxes. a computer and other items. the bureau has been looking for thee hard drive from the shooter's laptop. a woman is in federal custody in central missouri also related to a terrorism case. her home was searched after
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no word on what they were seek. investigators say they used a twitter account associated with isis to me threats against two fbi'gs. they say that she's posted other pro-isis messages on twitter and facebo. >> fears this morning isis may get its hand on dangerous radioactive material stolen in november from a storage facility in iraq belonging to an american company. iraq is still searching for the material. the state department says it hasn't seen any signs that any militant group has it. the radioactive fear was used to test for oil field leaks. the u.s. has hit north korea with more sanctions because of its nuke clearly program. president obama sigd the punitive measure overwhelmingly approved by congress last week. it comes as the u.s. and china are in delicate negotiations over new u.n. sanctions. one senate sponsor of the u.s. measure hopes china will notice the strong supportor the sanctions. federal aviatn investigators are getting to
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out why a private helicopter crashed into pearl harbor. it came down near the "uss arizona visitor center. slamming down hard into the water you see there were five people on board. bystander who's au is happen waste nod te going to the rescue including a local tour operator >> we're all certified and i used to surf waimea a lot. so it's dive in and help. there's somebody still in the aircraft so i dove through from the pilot side and the bac seat and saw him and then saw the seat was twisted. instant. >> all five on board were rescued. a teenager was taken to the hospital in critical condition. the helicopter belongs t a company that's conducted tours for more than 15 years. a woman who's already been busted for trying to sneak on to ailane without a ticket has done it yet again. marilyn hartman was arrested wednesday at o'hare airport and
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in the past, hartman has tried to illegally board planes numerous times succeeding at least once. she's now charged with a probationiolation and trespassing and airline travel complain were up last year for many travelers. that's no surprise. there were more than 20,000 paenger complaints in 2015. that's up 30% from the previous year. the three worst airlines were envoy, frontier, spirit. the airlines that were most on time and favorable hawaiian, alaska and delta. >> winter at the zoo be can be quiet time while the animals wait for warmer weather to return. a couple at the toledo zoo are putting their time to gooood use. >> a pair of nearly 3-month-old penguins have bee learning how to swim in a small indoor pool. >> and they look like they're ing pretty well, look at that. >> not bad. next up is apparently to try the womening thing with the rest of
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penguin beach exhibit reopens when spring arrives. >> this is all part of our buildup to the oscars coming up on the 28th. we're getting all dressed up. >> you see them here. apparently they're growing u because they've shed like the downey feathers. you see they're all gray now. eventually that will go to black and white like all the others. did you know that? >> i thought it wasike a different species. but ty do eventually get the >> there you go. coming up "the mix," kids sleeping in the weirdest positions. wait think you see the pictus parents are sharing. > anger managemen a business that lets you take out your ustrations about anything with baseball bats and sledgehammers. >> first the safety alerts for mmuters. thousands of bridges in serious disrepair and who is sounding an alarm about potential dangers. but join our discussion on facebook, wnnfans.com and on twitter @abcwnn. you're watching "world news now." seriously? where do you think you're going?
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hey, why do you need a roller coaster when you have waves like this off cape cod in the coast guard post there had video of a crew train ing inheavy surf. the recent film "the finest hours" about a rescue more than 60 years ago also in rough seas. >> to houston now and check out this video of a school bus coming dangerously close to being hit by a train.
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were being too loud for him to drive safely. at first, the driver was suspended while the incident was investigated but the investigation found that th driver failed to follow proper procedures when crossing a railroad track. and the driver was then fired. turning now to another danger on america's highws. the bridges that connect them. a new report fin one in ten bridges across the country are structally deficient. and in need of repair. >> and among them are some of the nation's most prominent and heavavily traveled bridges. here's abc's gio benitez. >> reporter: that new government study paints a frightening picte of bridges in need of repair. more than 58,000. so many, if you join them all up, you would have a more than 1,300-mile bridge from new york to miami. among them, the brooklyn bridge, memorial bridge in washington, d.d.c. and hvily traveled bridges on interstate 405 in los angeles, several on i-95 in philadelphia.
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of the 250 most heavily traveled bridges, 85% were built before 1970. we've seen disasters in recent years. >> a catastrophic event would not be an understatement. >> reporter: in 2007, 13 people died wn a minneapolis bridge collsed during rush hohour. >> look at the rust. >> reporter: in 2013, "20/20's" deborarah robert went to look at one bridge that was once called the most dangerous bridge in the country. new york's tappan zee. >> that looks creaky. >> that's creaky. that's scary. >> reporter: that bridge now being replaced. and behind me, the brooklyn bridge, as we said, on the list of bridges needing repair. but at this rate, we're told it would take 21 years to repair or replace all of arica's deficient bridges. gio benite abcnews, new york. so the most deficient brbridges ar in iowa, pennsylvania, and oklahoma.
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and d.c., neb, delaware, and utah have the least efficient. >> it is a frightening thing. increasing traffic on many of these bridges every day. something that definitely needs to be fixed. >> don't take tappan zee. >> at least they're fixing it. the one i'm always worried about, i drive is the chesapeake bay bridge which is so long and so high and so narrow. there's actually a service i should point out where you can hire somebody to drive you across that bridge. >> that particular bridge. >> exactly. it's about 20 bucks because so many people are scared of that. >> worth every cent. >> coming up in our next half hour, relief for a california community putting up witith a big stink after four months of a sickening gas leak, the major development and questions about safety from homeowners in this affluent neighborhood. first a new way to channel your aggression. how tantrum therapy is helping it everyone from stay at homome moms to corporate executives
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it's motto is "relaxationfter devastation." it opened december 7th, prl harbor day. purere coincidce but appropriate. if you want to give me your e-mail, i can put you on thee mailing list. >> owner shawn baker had stress issues o her own, one of those laid off energy work in other words houston whose ranks are multiplying. > i go in the car, cry, scream, just sit there. trying to -- trying to will myself to relax. >> reporter: from that,tant rums was born. now with weapons of destruction that baker supplies -- >> sledge mamers, baseball bats, golf clubs, lead pipes, for now. >> reporter: and soundproof customer's wish. >> as long as it's nothing weird or freaky. >> reporter: allowing clients like big rob to go to town. >> i'm going to do her first because she cost me a lot of money every year.
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props were either reclaimed from heavy trash or donated. >> whoo. i like to trade up. i want to trade up to a sledgehammer sledgehammer. >> reporter: and that spelled the end for an old tv. big rob had a few pent up feelings, the usual stresses of life but after he took those out on anything that was breakable. >> i feel good. it feels a little bit you know, like weight lifted off of me a little bit just for now. >> reporter: okay. >> i may have to.could back. reporter:tant rums does not claim to be a therapist. it offs a few minutes behind closed doors in which the client isn't being crowed but has control. >> do whatever you want. beat it up. smash it. trash it, any probable way. you can step on it or whatever. i don't care. >> reporter: women including stay at home moms are said to be trying this out and baker is now
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anniversary, over there, this is patricia and arthur birch. guess what arthur burge got at 76 years old. >> what. >> a tattoo of his wife. >> what did she think of it. >> on his chest. >> well, she's been in a home retirement home and suffers from alzheimers and so he surprised her with it. he goes to see her every day at noon. and those dates on there, that's their anniversary day. >> that is so sweet. >> it' nice. >> it looks very much like her. >> yeah, absolutely. so very cool. apparently in japan, they've gone viral with weird ways your child, your toddler falls asleep. take a look at there. >> nice. >> isn't that te. >> done by the #my children out of charge. it's a weird way t to show how adorable kids fall asleep. >> there is pretty funny positioning. that probly is the coolest. how do you fall asleep like that. >> that's true talent.
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yeah. this morning on "world news now," horrifying crash. the helicopter with a family of tourists on board going out of control, slamming into the water, the jaw dropping scene in
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>> frightening flames. a fire tornado churning and burning. ththe powerf winds and dry conditions fueling more danger today. >> new this half h hour, a nion of deprived sleep. >> the new public health warnings about aricans and their lack of rest. the headline hitting home especially at this hour. >> and later in "the skinny," the new mary poppins movie, a new film chapter of the classic story is in the works. who is taking the role made famous by julie andrews? it's friday, february 19th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is s "world ns now." good morning on this friday morning. i'm kendis gibson. >> i'm reena ninan. andrews. i love emily blunt. >> she is fantastic, but -- >> you just cannot -- she's an icon. she's an icon. >>he is. but they're e going tory a sequel. >> two people in this world cannot be replaced, julie andrews and pope francis. who is going to come after him?
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person that comes after him. >> i'm sure donald trump has some suggestions on who will replace him. >> incredible images, a stunning helipter crash in hawaii. federal investigators are trying to determine why this chopper went down like this. >> the location of the crash was close to witnesses, and that probably helped save lives. abc's david kerley covers aviation for us. >> reporter: it happened in just seconds. the helicopter, just short of land, rolling over in the water. >> holy crap! >> reporter: bystanders jump in to help the five people on board. a knife reportedly needed to free o of them. all survived. one in a neck brace. a 16-year-old male in n critical condition. the chopper coming down in pearl harbor near the uss arizona memorial. >> that was scary. werthinking we were going to see a dead body come up. >> reporter: it's clear in the video the tail rotor is not turning and the sound from the engine is erratic. scott reiff is a helicopter pilot for kabc.
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lost some type of power, that he disengaged the rotor system from the engine. he may have flared a little too high. it's hard to say for certain. just didn't have enough energy in the rotor system to cushion the landing. >> reporter: the bell 206 is a single engine, five-seat aircraft. this one built in 1979 and owned by whahat appearto be a one-helicopter tour company called genesis. the surviving pilot should be able to tell investigators exactly what went wrong. the navy aided firefighter crews in tt rescue. the ntsb is saying they are launching a investigator to hawaii to try and learn what happened. david kerley, abc news, washington. >> we move on to more dramatic deo as firings near kansas city battle a huge brush fire. they believe it was sparked by grass cutting equipment. but the heat from the blaze and the high winds fanning it korea add fire tornado. the fire is on prison property. but it closed a nearby highway. consuming about 1500 acres and is about 75% contained this morning. homeses are thrtened at this
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not so in eastern oklahoma where there are more than two dozen grass fires burning. the most in years. officials say numerous homes were lost. but they don't know how many as yet. the city of tulsa has been filled with smoke from the fires. firefighters are using helicopters to dump water as you see there e on theseires and officials say they are so intense right now. well, in norern california, the threat is much more wintry. a powerful system brought nearly a foot of snow to some of the higher elevations. strong winds are also limiting visibility with whiteout conditions. many truckers pulled over till the roads were cleared. >> and it may take as long as a week to clean up this weather mess in utah. a strong wind storm followed by a hailstorm and heavy snow. the winds blew vehicles off the road, uprooted trees and knocked a highway sign into power lines. thousands of resents lost power in the salt lake city area. temperatures fell 30 degrees within a short period. >> speaking of today's weather
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conditions will continue to threaten the great plains and midwest with high fire danger. downpours in the pacific northwest. another r foot of ow is possible in the sierra nevada and cascades. snow and freezining rain i western new york. >> and we're talking record warmth in the midwest 56 in chicago, 70 in kansas city, 60s in los angeles and atlanta,a, 80s in llasas and phoenix. 30s in new york and boston. >> well, a few storm cloud rums through last night's democratic town hall in las vegas. hillary clinton booed by the crowd when she accused bernie sanders of noteing a real democrat until he decided to run for president. she also criticized sanders for his attacks on the o most recent democratic presidents. bernie sanders had a few harsh words for clinton, as well as the two candidates battled it out ahead of tomoow's primary in south carolina and tuesday's vote in nevada. in an interview with b.e.t., sands questioned clinton's admiration for president obama
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trying to win black votes. don't you think k they shod all do the lip sync showdown to determine who wins therimary? >> lip sync battle? >> that would be kind of fun. so this we know, donald trump is well-known as you know for picking fights with anyone who questions or criticizes him. and his popularity never seems to waiver. but now he's going head to head with one of the most beloved menen onhe planet. the lead area of 1.5 billion people on earth. here's abc's dan harris. >> reporter: donald trump has taken on plenty of opponents, but his latest beef might be the biggest yet, the donald versus the holy father. the pope was heading home when he was asked if an american catholic could vote for somebody like trump given his stance on immigration. he responded "a person who thinks only about building walls wherever they may be and not building bridges is not christian."
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other cheek, hit back suggesting the mexican government was manipulating the pope. >> for a religious leader to question a person's faith is disgraceful. i'm proud to be a christian. theye using the pope as a pawn and they should be ashamed of themselves. >> reporter: he even said the pope should want him in the oval office. >> if and when the vatican is attacked b by isis, can promise you that the popwould have only wished and prayed that donald trump would have been president. >> reporter: and at the cnn town hall, trump not backing down. >> when you first heard the pope had said something about you that you thought, maybe i'm going to have to ask him for forgiveness? >> n no, look,ot really. >> one of had his advisors pointing out on twitter that the vatican is surrounded by barriers. new york daily news taking it several steps further with the headline "anti-christ." as for trump, it's too early to tell whether this latest feud is going tourt or help him, but south carolinians will have
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they vote. dan harris, abc news, new york. >> never a dull moment. so also on his flight home, pope francis raised some eyebrows with a comment about the zika virus outbreak. francis suggested that women threatened with the virus could use contraception saying he believes there is a clear moral difference between preventing pregnancy and aborting a fetus. he also maintained church doctctrine rejting abortion as a response to the crisis. pregnant mothers are among the virus. there's a new argument against breastfeeding too long. chilildren mayet too little vitamin d that way. breast milk does not provide enough vitamin d particularly in northern areas. so canadian pediatricians are recommending that children who are breast fed take vitamin d supplements for their first now to some news we can sleep deprivation. this is breaking news and ground breaking.
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disease control finds that one in three americans don't get enough sleep. the shocking news says that at least sen hours of sleep we're some serious health issues like heart disease. the study also features a state patterns. most sleep but folks in hawaii get the least sleep. >> that's interesting. it's warmer in hawaii. >> and just partying. > that makes sense to me. but seven hours. >> shocking we're not getting enough sleep. >> yeah, that's not so shocking. >> not at all. thanks, cdc. the harlem globetrotters celebrating their 90th anniversary and putting on their usual great show. back in december one o of them nailed a long shot outside new yo's madison square garden. >> nailed it indeed. this time it was the staples center in l.a. globetrotter scooter christianson, take that, steph
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100 feet away and well above the hoop. >> oh. >> is this real? this is real. this really happened? >> it's the globetrotters. it's real. >> it is globetrotters. the shot was part of a promotion of this weekend's globetrotter shows in southern california. one more time. there you go. >> nailed it every time. >> i'm sorry i doubted you all. >> good job. >> shod have known it was real video. >> coming up in "the skinny," an embarrassing wrong answer on "wheel of fortune" that even caught pat sajak off guard. >> a huge stink in an affluent california neighborhood. the new safety questions after a leak is capped. >> and who is demanding answers about the drinking water supply in this community. what is the black gunk coming out of the faucets? you're watching "world news now." (ugh.)
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the water in crystal city, texas, is anything but crystal clear. residents opened their taps to find black sludge oozing out of the faucets. it was caused by flushing out the city's main water tank. it's just the latest problem for this south texas community. several city officials are charged with bribery. another with human smuggling and the mayor was led out of a council meeting in handcuffs this week. >> residents also can't drink the tap water in flip the, michigan, but help is on the way. the state legislature closer to approving $30 million to help flint residents patheir water bill. the governor is also earmarking another $2 million specifically for flint. it will help replace lead water lines and also pay for some of the cost of reconnecting to detroit's water supply.
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following, the natural gas leak that's poisoned the air of one los angeles community for months has now been permanently sealed. >> after disrupting the lives of thousands of households, now getttting the een light to return home. but not everyone is racing back. kabc's leo stallworth has the story. >> reporter: after nearly four months of leaking some 80,000 metric tons of mostly methane gas and sickening and displacing thousands of resents, so-cal gas now starts the seven-night and eight-day clock for thousands of relocated residents win the five-mile radius affected by the leato return to their homes. >> to the residents of porter ranch and the surrounding communities, i want to tell you that i recognize the disruption this gas leak has caused to your lives. the discomfort of those who have experienced symptoms related to the odorant the gas, and the challenges experienced by families that had to move or switch schools with their kids. >> reporter: displaced residents we talked to are not eager to go
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>> the countdown to hell. >> people are so afraid to go into their homes. >> reporter: matt says while the health department says the air is safe and agencies have focused on monitoring the air quality, there has not been enough testing of resident's homes to determine whether knoxious chemicals from the leak have settled inside. >> some testing at people's homes which is finally the important thing. in our homes is what we need to know about. >> reporter: the l.a. board supervisor calli for complete testing of homes and the timetable for residents to return to their communities. >> the supervisor antonovich would liking to see a full 30 days allowance for the residents to r retake thr lives. >> reporter: congressman brad sherman agrees. >> they've promised indoor testing to see whether the air inside people's homes is safe. knowing that the carpets, the drapes could have soaked up some merkaptan or volatile organic compounds. they promised that testing but that hasn't been done and they're telling people the clock has started. they have to move back into their homes. >> reporter: leo stallworth
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skinny, so skinny well, time now for "the skinny." topping our headlines this morning, the new face of mary poppins. >> >> our parent company disney is reportedly planning a sequel to the 1964 classic starring julie andrews. so who would be practically perfect enough to fill the shoes of dame julie? none other than emily blunt. >> she's so terrific. 32-year-old english born actress reportedly in tas with disney. are we letting the cat out of the bag too soon? she's in talks with disney to star in the sequel which would actually be set 20 years after the events in the original. so it's not the remake of mary poppins but we want to know what happens later, right? it would follow the magical nanny's adventure with the banks family in the depression era london time period. i think it would be fascinating. my kids and i watched it. they loved it. it's amazing how a classic from
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>> contestantsavid and keri daley won the puzzle, but he lost the geography test. >> gondola ride through venice. >> yeah! >> let's check your geography knowledge. what country do you think we're sending you to? >> paris. >> france. >> do we still get it? >> apparently you know your husband well. yeah, we're sending you to italy. >> oh, that's good. on facebook,avid blamed his blunder on being nervous. i would be nervous, too. give him a break. the real estate agent, broker and pastor along with his wife walked away not only with a trip to italy but $60,000 in cash and prizes. >> i'm surprised he didn't say las vegas because it could have been accurate for that. >> it's true.
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death of a supreme court justice to the charges of lying on the campaign trail. >> and words of inspiration from the stage at this s year's gmmy awards. here now our weekly "friday rewind." >> the constitution is not meant to facilitate change. it is meant to impede change. >> he was totally peaceful. he was a man who went to sleep and just didn't wake up. >> i plan to fulfill my constitututional rponsibilities to nominate a successor.r. >> it isis outrages that republicans in the senate and on the campaign trail have already pledged to block any replacemement. >> it's called delay, delay, delay. we should not allow a lame duck president to essentially capture the supreme court in the waning months of his presidency. >> we need someone who can fix the problems that cause your anger and frustration and that's jeb bush. >> the world trade center came down during your brother's reign. >> he had the gal to go after my mother.
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the country safe after. what does that mean after? what about during 9/11? i've never seen anybodthat lied as much as ted cruz. >> it's not a response simply to staryelling louder and louder, liar, liar, liar. >> i'm hoping to get your support in the caucus on saturday. >> together we're going to create an economy that works for the working class and the middle class, not just t the 1%. [ speaking foreign language ] >> we are tying that unity between the two countries by going to the river together and praying together. >> still going tlive the same lives basically. >> he will retire. that's what he really wanted to do. >> if you would have told my 11-year-old, 5-year-old, any age that i would have received an award from stevie wonder. >> if you just focus on the work and you don't let those people sidetrack you, some day when you get where you're going, you'll look around and you willll know that it was you.
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>> and clearly that woman in that last shot was very inspired by - -- but it was a fun event and a busy week coming up. a couple of events national banana bread day. national dog biscuit appreciation day. national kahlua day. >> really? you going to bring something in? >> maybe. and i learned something. there's a a gibson park in great falls where they're holding the lewis and clarfestival tomorrow.
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you guys -- good morning. i'm reena ninan. >> and i'm kendis gibson. here are some of the top headlines we're following on this friday morning onworld news now." other major tech firms now supporting apple in its fight with the fbi. they agree that hacking a
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unfortunate precedent. in the meantime, the fbi has searched the home of the san bernardino shooter's broth. full coverage ahead. a stunning chopper crash in hawaii. the private helicopter slamming into pearl harbor near the "uss arizona visitor center. five peoplwere on board, all survived. but a teenager was taken to a hospital in critical condition. investigators are looking into the cause. a new report finds that more than 58,000 of america's b bridges are structurally deficient. among them some of the most iconic, the heavily traveled including memorial bridgdge in washington, d.c. and the brooklyn bridgdge. a new study finds one in three americans don't get enough sleep. that should be at least seven hours. the lack of sleep puts you at risk for chronic diseases like heart disease. those are some of our top stories on this friday, february 19th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world n news now.
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we begin this half hour with the apple and fbi standoff. of course, ever since the san bernardino massacre two months ago, the agency has been trying to get data from the iphone of one of the killers. >> apple won't provide the encryption key despite a court order this week. with more here's abc's pierre thomas. >> reporter: the fbi searching the home of syed farook brother, but no closer to getting inside his iphone. industry giants closing ranks behind apple, even as authorities claim they need to be able to hack into phones to crack cases beyond terrorism. as in the case of two officersrs recently shot in new york. police locked out of potential evidence in the suspect's phone. >> this is the phone that was used by one of his associates in that case. despite having a court order, we cannot access this iphone 5. >> reporter: the issue of breaking into encrypted phones ignited by the fbi's legal challenge to apple over the farook case.
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would not be that hard to design a gateway or backdoor. >> from my perspective, it's relatively easy to create th back door, but just because something's easyo do doesn't mean you should do it. >> reporter: some analysts say it opens a pandora's box for tens of millions of smartphone users. >> you would have created what amounts to a smart software bomb that if it falls into the wrong hands, it could then be turned around and used to unlock every single iphone and ipad in existence. >> reporter: law enforcement officials are frustrated with apple's attitude. so, expect the justice department t to tatake aitiol steps in court to force a apple to open that iphone immediately. pierre thomas, abc news, washington. now to a missouri woman who is in federal custody this morning after showing support for isis in social media. the fbi searched her home in an early morning raid after knocki down the doors with a battering ram. federal investigators say she used a twitter account associated with isis to call for the murder of two fbi agents.
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home addresses, as well. and as if that weren't enough, there are also fears isis may get its hands on the makings for a nuclear bomb. radioactive material that was stolen a few months ago from an american company's facilities in iraq was supposed to be used to help find leaks in oil field equipment. iraq has been looking for the material without any success. >> pope francis raised eyebrows with a comment about the zika virus outbreak. on his flight home, francis suggested that women threatened with the zika virus could us contraception. pregnant mothers are among those most vulnerable to the zika virus. the pope said that he believes there is a clear moral difference between preventing pregnancy and aborting a fetus. he also maintained church doctrine rejecting abortion as a response to the crisis. >> donald trump is not known for babbing off but now he's easing up o his heated rhetoric about
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more in a moment but the pope's comments about trump and his reaction have rocked the presidential race. here's abc's terry moran. >> reporter: on board the papal airplane, a stunning moment. [ speaking foreign language ] >> donald trump. >> reporter: pope francis asked directly about donald trump's plans to build a wall on the u.s./mexico border, and deport millions of undocumented immigrants, speaking from the heart. "a person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not of building bridges, is not christian," the pope said. adding, pointedly, "th man is not christian if he has said things like that." a staggering papal denunciation, and it came after a week of francis in mexico, again and again, preaching a highly charged politicacal messag like those scenes in juarez, a few feet from the u.s. border, francis giving his blessing across the rio grande to undocumented immigrants in the u.s. and then demanding that more be
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"no more death, no more exploitation," he pleaded. pope francis is a man who chooses his words carefully. he knew exactly what he was saying. he knows trump, he knows the issues. they're close to his heart. he also told us he's not a politician. he's speaking as a pastor, not trying to support a candidate but trying to bring to voters and politicians what he believes are the teachings of jesus christ. terry moran, abc news, the vatican. >> let's move to the war of words that triggered all kds of responses from trump's republblican rivs and some of them might even surprise you. at a town meeting in south carolina last night, the candidates weighed in. but perhaps most surprising, trump actually eased up on his original attack on the pope. >> i don't think this is a fight. i think he said something much softer than was originally reported by the media. >> i don't think it's appropriate to question donald trump's faith. >> that's between donald and the pope. >> we have a right to control
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>> interesting. going into tomorrow's south carona primary, most of the latest polls still show that trump has a double digit healthy lead, although one has trump in a virtual tie with ted cruz. >> the candidacy of ted cruz is being questioned, challenged today in court. a man in illinois is objecting to cruz beieing on th ballot in his state because cruz was born in canada. cruz says that doesn't matteter cause his mom was a u.s. citizen. the man who filed the suit against cruz says if cruz is the republican nominee, democrats could challenge his eligibility in the fall. experts say this challenge will likely go nowhere. in an increasingly tight democratic race, the candidates are taking off their gloves. at l lastt nighs town hall meeting in las vegas, hillary clinton was booed at one point by the crowd when she accused bernie sanders of not really being a democrat until he decided run for presidident. she also criticized sanders for his attacks on the two the most
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bernie sanders had harsh words of his own, questioning hillary clinton's admiration for the president saying she is simply pandering for black votes. the two candidates are locked in a dead heat ahead of tomorrow's caucuses in nevada and the primary in south carolina in a week a and a day the suspect accused in last spring's washington, d.c. mansion murders will be in court today to face murder and other charges. police say 35-year-old daron wint killed an executive, his wife, his son and their housekeeper, then set their house on fire before fleeing. he was linked to the crime by dnfound on a pizza crust. the stakes may get higher for the so-called affluenza teen today. a judge will decide whether to move his case to adult court. the transfer would happen when ethan couch turns 19 in april. the convicted drunk driver has been in a maximum security adult
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the judge may also decide to keep him there until his birthday when the penalties for violating probation will become more severe. >>irefighters near kansas city are battling a huge brush fire. they believe it was sparked by a lawnmower. with the heat from the blaze and the high winds fanning it created a fire toado. you saw that. the fire is on prison property but it has closed a highway nearby. it has cononsumed about 1500 acres and is about 75% contained. no homes are threatened at this time. and that is not the case in eastern oklahoma where homes are as you can see there, structures are being g burned. numerous homes were lost butut they don't know how ny. there are more than two dozen grass fires burning. the most in several years. the city of tulsa has been filled with smoke from the fires. firefighters are using helicocopters toump water on the flames and they say the aggressive effort seems to be working. in today's forecast, dangerous s winds agn threaten the greaplains and midwest.
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another foot of mountain snow in california up to washington state. snow and freezing rain in western new york. >> 30s in boston and new york. 50s in chicago. great falls and minneapolis. 60s in los angeles. d 70s. albuquerque and mii. two rare white tiger cubs are now callining austraa home. the little cuties, look at them, just arred 15 weeks old. arrived earlier this week from a zoo in japan. they don't have official names yet but are called red and yellow for now. >> because they look red and yellow. it's hoped that the sisters will help attract tourists to dream world theme park. the tigers are born white when their parents share the right combination of special genes and that causes a lack of pigment in the fur. >> so it's a pretty good deal because australia zoo actually trades koalas to other zoos. >> apparently there are only 3200 tigers left in the wild. >> let's hope they're not that
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annoying as it is unexplained. [ screeching ] that high pipitched sod, wreaking havoc on forest grove, oregon, for weeks, mainly at night, even waking people up. >> it sounds like brakes to me. the cyclical, you know, screeching of, you need to change your brakes. >> reporter: local officials ve ruled out a water valve, gas leak or wildlife. and the nearest train track is rarely used. >> want to hear the most annoying sound in the world? [ screeching ] >> guys, guys, guys! >> reporter: unlike "dumb and dumber," this sound isn't so funny to people who live here. the fire department doesn't know what it is either. >> welcome "the x-files" back on tv again, so, here we are. >> reporter: the truth is out there, and whatever it is, it sure is loud. and baffling. [ screeching ] neal karlinsky, abc news, seattle. >> you know, yesterday our crew sort of figured it out.
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terrifying new horror flick. >> "the witch weaves together age old s stories of black magic and possession telling the tale of one family torn apart by a sterious evil in the n [ screaming ] >> she put a curse on me. >> why have you turned against me? >> i saw it. >> the evil. >> it's not safe. no one can. >> "the witch" scoring 83% on rotten tomatoes. the critics love it. johanna writes the macabre to the core. it will have you seeking out a church as soon as you leave the theater. pretty good review. randy myers callit reminiscent of edgar allan poe's "hawthorne" and the brothers grimm, "the witch" is the kinof muir mie magic that sends chills up the
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>> so it's a comedy, right? not quite? next up, we're leaping ahead from "the witch" 240 years into the 1870s. kiefer and donald sharing the stage as a retired gunfighter who returns to his hometown in wyoming hoping to repair the relationship with his estranged father. but the town is in turmoil. the railad is coming through anthe criminal gang is terrorizing ranchers who refuse to sell their land. >> well, well, well, i heard a lot about you. >> is you going to be a problem? >> i feel you and i are headed for an inevitable conclusion. >> if i was looking for trouble, you'd ready know it. >> stay inside. >> you're going to try to push them off homesteads ey've been living on all their lives. >> and if we're still here? >> then i'd start looking for a black dress. >> "forsaken" is getting only a 50% rating on rotten tomatoes
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refreshingly and unabashedly sincere in its embrace o of western convention and archetypes. roger moore counters too stiff to overcome its acres from cliches. a couple decent offerings out there. if not, there are some good movies from last week we can all check out. >> that's the news for us this
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facebook at wnnfans.com. this morning on >>this morning on "world news now," a feud involving religion and politics. >> in the middle of it, pope francis who says donald trump's idea to build a wall along the mexican border is unchristian.
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political firestorm. out of control, the helicopter that crashed into the water in vacation paradise. the boy badly injured and the onlookers rushing to help. spanning danger. american bridges at a breaking point. the disasts that have happened at a warng about what could be next. and later, go ahead, throw a tantrum. destroy anything you want in the name of anger. this business is a smash. it's friday, february 19th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." good morning, everybody. it is friday. i'm kendis gibson. >> happy friday. i'm reena ninan. >> do you know there are a couple of things you know of we all know socially you don't discuss. abortion being one of them. the other two, politics and
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together. yeah, of course, we're talking about the new twist in the war of words that erupted between weird to just say those names together. trump is now dialing back just a were probably a little bit nicer than first reported. >> but it wasn't -- he knew what he was doing on this one. it was not an accident. >> oh, absolutely. >> still, , the popes calling trump's plan to build a wall between the u.s. and mexican not christian. it ignited another bombshell into the president's campaign. stephae ramos has details. >> reporter: donald trump may finally have run into an opponent his own side. >> he actually said that maybe i'm not a good christian or something. it's unbelievable. >> reporter: trump referring to pope francis who took an extraordinary plunge into american politics. personally criticizing trump returning to the vatican after a
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states-mexican border to show solidarity with undocumented immigrants the ponti declared a person who thinks only about building walls wherever they may bebe and notuilding bridges is not christian. francis adding he was willing to give trump the benefit of the doubt. trump left no doubt in his response. >> okay. for a religious leader to question a person's faith is disgraceful. they're using the pope as a pawn and they should be ashamed of themselves. that's the mexican government. >> reporter: trump's main gop rivals were split. >> listen, that's between donald and the pope. >> we have a right to control who comes in, when they come in and how they come? >> reporter: at a town hall thursday night, the clash between the pope and politician was center stage. >> i think he said something much softer than was originally reported by the media. >> i don't think it's appropriate to question trump's faith. >> reporter: with the primary on saturday, polls give donald trump a wide lead but a new national poll shows the gop race tightening with trump in a
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stephanie ramos, abc news, washington. republican john kasich says you can put him in the pro pope column. in south carolina last night, he praised pope francis as inclusive. someone who has opened the doors of the catholic chur. but when it comes to our borders, kasich did throw se supppport in tmp's way. >> we have a right to build a wall. there are too many walls between us. we need bridges between us if we're going to fix the problems in washington. all they do is have walls. and another bit of bridge building. kasich said if he we elected president, he would consider apointing former rival chris christie to his cabinet, adding he and the new jersey governor have become buddies. >> and on the other side of the country, the democrats face
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of fireworks in a tight race. for the first time in this campaign, one national poll shows bernie sanders pling ahead of hillary clinton although that might be an outlier because most still have clinton leading. that has the candidates taking more potshots at each other. in an interview with b.e.t., bernie sanders accused clinton of cozying up with president obama just to win black votes. >> she loves the president. he loves her and all that stuff. that's trying to win support from the african-american community where the president is enormously popular. >> clinton didn't mince words about sanders questionining his loyalty to the democratic party and chastising him for aacacng president obama as well as president clinton. farewell begins today for late supreme court justice antonin scalia. his body will lie in repose in the great hall of the court. the day starts with a private hour long visitation. opens to the public. president obama and the first lady will pay their r respects this afternoon. vice president joe biden will attend scalia's funeral on saturday but says he has no interest in replacing the justice. in an interview with msnbc the vice president said he had no desire to sit on the court.
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criticized republicans for saying that the president should not nominate a replacements. biden had a personal relationship with the late justice and his family. the tech commuty is rallying behind apple and its decision not to help the fbi hack into a terrorist's iphone. google, facebook, twitter even microsoft all say unlocking the encrypted data for the fbi might set a precedent for other cases. there have been demonstrations at apple stores in support. apple says it's a matter of principal even though itit could be done. >> from my perspective it's relatively easy to create the backdoor. that doesn't mean you should could it. >> the f searched the home of the brother ofof the san bernardino gunman. agents left with several boxes. a computer and other ims. the bureau has been looking for the hard drive from the shooter's laptop. a woman is in federal custody in central missouri also related to a terrorism case. her home was searched after agents broke down the doors.
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were seeking. federal investigator it is say that she used a twitter accouount associated with isis to make threats against two fbi agents. they say that she's posted other pro-isisis messageon twitter and facebook. speaking of isis fears, that group may get its hands on dangerous radioactive material, stolen in november from a storage facility in iraq belonging to an american company. iraq is still searching for the material. the state department says it hasn't seen anany signs at any militant group has it. the radioactive fear was used to test for oil field leaks. the u.s. has hit north korea with more sanctions because of its nuclear program president obama signed the punitive measure overwhelmingly approved by congress last week. it comes as the u.s. and china are in delicate negotiations over new u.n. sanctions. one senate sponsor of the u.s. measure hopes china will notice the strong support for the sanctions. federal aviation investigators are getting to
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out why a private helicopter crashed into pearl harbor. it came down near the "uss arizona" visitor center. slamming down hard into the water you see there were five people on board. bystander who's au is happen waste nod time going to the rescue including a local tour operator. >> we're all certified. i used to surface waimea a lot. so i dive in and help. there's somebody still in the aircraft so i dove through from the pilot side and the back seat d saw him and then saw the seat was twisted. instant. >> all five on board were rescued. teenager was taken to the hospital in critical condition. the helicopter belongs to a company that's conducted tours for more than 15 years. a woman who's already been busted for trying to sneak on to airplanes without a ticket has done it yet again. marilyn hartman was arrested wednesday at chago's o'hare airport. she'being held on $150,000
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in the past, hartman has tried to illegally board planes numerous times, succeeding at leasonce. she's now charged with a probation violation and trespassing. and airline travel complaints were up last year for many travelers. that's no surprise. there were more than 20,000 paenenger compints in 2015. that's up 30% from the previous year. the three worst airlines were envoy, frontier, spirit. the airlines that were most on time and favorable -- hawaiian, alaska and delta. winter at the zoo can be quiet time while the animals wait for warmer weather to return. a couple at the toledo zoo are putting their time to good use. >> a pair of nearly 3-month-old penguins have been learning how to swim in a small indoor pool. >> and they look like they're doing prettyty well, lk at that. >> not bad.
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the swimming thing with the rest of the zoo's penguins and the penguin beep exhibit reopens wh pring arrives. >> this is all part of our buildup to the oscars coming up on the 28th. we're getting all dressed up. >> you see them here. apparently they're growing up because they've shed like the downey feathers. yosee they're all gray now. eventually that will go to black and white like all the others. did you know that? >> i thought it was like a different species. but they do eventually get the tuxedo look going. >> there you go. coming up in "the mix" -- kids sleeping in the weirdest positions. wait till you see the pictures parents are sharing. anger agent. a business that lets you take out your frustrations about anything with baseball bats and sledgehammers. first, the safety alerts for commuters. thousands of bridges iserious disrepair and who is sounding an alarm aboupotential dangers. but join our discussion on facebook, wnnfans.com and on twitter @abcwnn.
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hey, why do you need a roller coaster when you have waves like this off cape cod? the coast guard post there had video of a crew train ing inheavy surf. the recent film "the finest hours" about a rescue more than 60 years ago also in rough seas. >> to houston now and check out this shoing video of a school bus coming dangerously close to being hit by a train.
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drive safely. at first, the driver was suspendewhile the incident was investigated, but the investigation found that the driver failed to follow proper procedures when crossing a railroad track. and the driver was then fired. turning now to another danger on america's highways. the bridges that connect them. a new report finds one in ten bridges across the country are structurally deficient. and in need of repair. >> and among them are some of the nation's most prominent and heavily traveled bridgdges. here's abc's gio benitez. >> reporter: that new government picture of bridges in need of repair. more than 58,000. up, you would have a more than 1,300-mile bridge from new york to miami. among them, the brooklyn bridge, memorial bridge in washington, d.c., and heavily traveled bridges on interste 405 in los angeles, several on i-95 in philadelphia. for many of them, the e problem
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of the 250 most heavily traveled bridges, 85% were built before 1970. we've seen disasters in recent years. >> a catastrophic event uld not be an understatement. >> reporter: in 2007, 13 people died when a minneapolis bridge collapsed during rush hour. >> look at the rust. >> reporter: in 202013, "20/'s" deborah roberts went to look at one bridge that was once called the most dangerous bridge in the country. new york's tappan zee. >> that looks creaky. >> that's creaky. that's scary. >> reporter: that bridge now being replaced. bridge, as we said, on the list of bridges needing repair. would take 21 years to repair or replace all of america's deficient bridges. gio benitez, abc news, new york. >> so the most deficient bridges are in iowa, pennsylvania, and oklahoma.
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and d.c., nevada, delaware, and utah have the least deficient >> it is a frightening thing. increasing traffic on many of these bridges every day. to be fixed. >> don't take tappan zee. >> tappan zee, at least they're fixing it up. the one i worry about, which i which is so long and so high and so narrow. there's actually a service, i should point out, where you can hire somebody to drive you across that bridge. >> that particular bridge. >> exactly. it's about 20 bucks because so many people are scared of that. >> worth every cent. coming up in our next half hour, relief for a california community putting up with a big stink after four months of a sickening gas leak. the major development and questions about safety from null your aggression. how tantrum therapy is helping it everyone from stay at home
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tantrums, a new business in houston, and it's motto is "relaxation after devastation." pure coincidence but appropriate. >> if you want to give me your e-mail, i can put you on the mailing list. >> reporter: owner shawn baker had stress issues of her own, one of those laid-off energy workers in houston whose ranks > i go in the car, cry, scream, trying to -- trying to will myself to relax. >> reporter: from that, tantrums was born. now with weapons of destruction that baker supplies -- >> sledgehammers, baseball bats, golf clubs, lead pipes, for now. >> reporter: and soundproof rooms decoratingo the customer's wish. >> as lo as it's nothing weird or freaky. >> reporter: allowing clients like big rob to go to town. >>'m going to do her first because she cost me a lot of money every year. >> reporter: all the doomed
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be trying this out, and baker is now offering corporate group packages. >> could be good for team-building, you know. i mean, you all bicker in the office. come in here and get the lead out. >> how much is that guy with the broom get paid? not nearly enough. >> that would be an a great team building activity. what would you break up? >> no, i would not. >> you look fairly calm. >> look at that. i do love that suit. where can we buy that suit from? >> you look so calm with the sledgehammer. >> yeah. because i'm wearing hugo boss today. look at that. i love you, graphics department. i wa that suit. >> breaking up tube tvs. if he was a tough guy, it would have been an expensive flat screen, don't you think? does your carpet ever feel rough and dirty? don't avoiit, resolve it. our formula with a special conditioning ingredient, softens your carpet wiwith everyse.
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and to mark their 59th anniversary over there, this is patricia and arthur birch. guess what arthur burge got at 76 years old? >> what? >> atattoo of his wife. >> what did she think of it? >> on his chest. >> well, she's been in a home retirement homome and suers from alzheimer's and so he surprised her with it. he goes to see her every day at noon. and those dates on there, that's their anniversary day. >> that is so sweet. >> it's nice. >> it looks very much like her. >> yeah, absolutely. so very cool. apparently in japan, they've gone viral with weird ways your child, your toddler falls asleep. you've got to take a look at this. >> nice. >> isn't that cute? it's done by by #mychildrenoutofcharge. it's a weird way to show how adorable kids fall asleep. >> there is pretty funny positioning. that probably is the coolest. how do you fall l asleep le that. >> that's true talent. >> now a karaoke version of the
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ya! making news in america this morning, faith and politics. donald trump responding to the pope saying he's not a christian while john kasich has an emotional connection with a voter.
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sanders and their neck and neck race in a key battleground state. the latest just ahead. no justice. vice president joe biden, what he said overnight about replacing antonin scalia. how he may hold the key to the next person toto sit on e supreme court. twisting inferno. a grass fire transforms into a tornado of flames. multiple wildfires threatening the western communities this morning. and the latest on that terrifying helicopter crash. the chper crash landing into the waters of pearl harbor. the inveigation into what exactly happened. good friday morning. in the countdown to the south carolina primaries and the nevada caucuses, the candidates are stepping up their attacks hoping tsway those undecided voters. >> and then there's the clash that's pitting donald trump against pope francis, and it is
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when the pope said trump's plan to build a wall between the u.s. and mexico was not christian, trump fired back calling the pope disgraceful, but overnight trump backtracked a bit. >> it's "your voice, your vote," and abc's ray raimundi gathering the latest overnight starting with the democrats. >> reporter: the stakes couldn't be higher. the presidential hopefuls hot on the campaign trail. the democrats crisscrossing through the state of nevada. >> have an election that's about real change, not -- not promises you can't keep. >> the eyes of america will be on nevada. >> reporter: both democratic candidates facing voters at a televised town hall meeting answering tough questions on topics like immigration, privacy and their records. >> maybe it's that senator sanders wasn't really a democrat until he decided to run for president. he doesn't even know what the, you know, last two democratic presidents did. well, it's true. it's true.
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>> if anybody thinks that a member of the united states senate or the united states house has to agree with somebody in hiown party who's president, well, you know, all of the time, that is not my understanding of democracy. >> reporter: on the republican side, john kasich, jeb bush and donald trump face-to-face with south carolina voters. at issue, religion and comments the pope made criticizing donald trump. >> was there a moment when you first heard the pope had sd something about you that you thought, maybe i'm going t to have to ask for forgiveness? >> no, no, look, i -- [ laughter ] i have a lot of respect for the pope, but i would say that i think he was very much misinterpreted. >> reporter: and going into both contests this weekend, the latest polls in south carolina show donald trump still far ahead of the pack while in nevada hillary clinton and bernie sanders are still in a statistical tie. kendis and reena, back to you.
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ray, thanks so much. thank you for joining us this morning. well, trump found himself stumbling for the right words when he was confronted about the war in iraq. the republican front-runner has made his opposition of that war a cornerstone of his campaign, but in a newly uncovered interview with howard stern from 2002, trump said that he supported the invasion. when he was askeked about at statement last night, trp claimed that he didn't remember the interview. >> it was probably the first time i was asked about it. by the time the war started, i was against it, and shortly thereafter i was really against it. >> trump also refused to s say whethehe thought president george w. bush was lying when he said that iraq had weapons of mass destruction, a charge he leveled at the last republican debate. and one touching moment on the trail yesterday. ohio governor r john kash giving a long hug to a college student who told kasich that he gave him hope. brett smith said that a friend had recentlyommitted suicide. s parents divorced, and his dad lost his job. kasich told the young man, the lord will give you strength, i promise.
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touching one there. in washington, d d.c., a fal farewell begins today for the late supreme court justice antonin scalia. scalia's body will lie in repose in the great hall of the supreme court. he died on saturday during a trip to texas. president obama and the first lady will pay their respects at the cot this afternoon. and vice president joe biden will attend scalia's funeral mass tomorrow, but biden says he has no interest in replacing the justice. in an interview th msnbc, the vice president said he has no desire to sit on the high court even if he was asked, but he also said, you never tell a president for certain you wouldn't do anythingng. the vice president also criticized republicans for saying the president should not nominate a repcement. well, the u.s. has hit north korea with more sanctions cause of its nuclear program. president obama has quietly signed the punitive measure which was overwhelmingly approved by congress last week. it comes as the u.s. and china are in delicate negotiations ov new u.n. sanctions. one senate sponsor of the u.s. measure hopes that chinaill
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sanctions. back herere at hommore than two months after the terror attacks in san bernardino, the fbi tells abc news it's still not ruled out the possibility that a third militant was at the agency is also still looking for a hard drive that was used by the shooters. agents seahed the ho of syed farook's brother. no arrests were made, but several boxes and a computer and other items were removed. the fbi does have syed farook's iphone, but they can't get any information out of it. the data on it is encrypted, and apple remains firm in refusing to unlock it despite that court order. well, now google, facebook, twitter and microsoft all say unlocking the phone for the i might set a precedent for other cases. well, there are more than two dozen grass fires burning in eastern oklahoma. that's the most in years. officials say nunumerous hes were lost, but they don't know how many. the city of tulsa has been filled with smoke from the fires.
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helicopters to dump water on the fires, and officials say that the fires are not as intense now. well, more dramatic video as a huge brush fire near kansas city creates a fire tornado. the fire is on prison property, but it has closed a highway there. firefighters believe it was started by a lawn mower. so far it has consumed about 1,500 acres. it's about 75% contained. no homes are threatened at this time. okay, so it has rained e every day for the past eight days in the pacific northwest, and as you can see on the radar there, it's not going to change before the weekend is over. the latest storm will also drop another 6 to 12 inches of fresh snow on the cascade mountains. elsewhere it'll feel like spring in the midwest and the south with incredibly warm temperaturures for ts time of year, but strong winds will increase the dangers of more brush fires, but it will be chilly in the northeast. well, coming up, the alert for commuters, thousands of bridges in serious need of repair.
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home but despite assurances that the air quality is safe, many porter ranch residents are not so sure. some arere fearfuloisonous chemicals may have settled in their homes. a new study finds that more than 58,000 of the nation's bridges are in need of repair. placed end to end the deficient bridges would span fr new york down to miami and well-known and well-traveled like the brooklyn bridge, memorial bridge in washington, d.c. and the 250 most heavily traveled bridges were all built before 1970. we do have a correction to make this morning. earlier this week in a story abouout the caier company moving hundds of jobs to mexico, we incorrectly characterized the company's reason for doing so. we said that carrier claimed it never got government stimulus money it was promised. well, carrier never made that statement. instead the company said it will not be claiming a tax credit for which it is eligible. we regret the error. well, a big reveal is being
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space. this is a time lapse of the making of what virgin galactic calls its new spaceship 2. the first spaceship 2 was destroyed late in 2014 which was during a test flight that killed one of the pilots. ground testing of the new ship starts soon and that will be followed by test f flights. here's something cool. you know this winter is wilder than usual and the freeze and thaw cycle means more potholes. well, just in n time forore to expand its pothole protection system to mainstream model. the v6 sport edition of its new ford fusion, the car knows when there is a pothole and keeps the wheel from falling into it. okay. and it never hits the ping-pong balls in tests. >> okay. interesting test. >> that is kind of cool. it just sails over. you like that, huh? >> yeah. when we come back, the latest news overnight regarding the arl harbor chopper crash. how bystanders jumped into
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now for a look at the morning road conditions, wet roads in northernn california, pafic northwest and near the great lakes. lots of snow in western mountains and slippery conditions in northern new york and new england. if you're flying, airport delays likeliest in chicago. well, the investigation is getting under way in hawaii into that shocking helicopter crash that we've shown you. >> the chopper slammed down into the waters o pearl harbor then witnesses swung into action to try to save those on board. abc's dav kerley has the details. >> reporter: it happened in just seconds. the helicopter just short of land rolling over in t the water >> oh. >> reporter: bystanders jump in to help the five o board. a knife needed reportedly to free one of them. >> i saw from the pilot's side and backst and saw it was twisted so instinct. >> reporter: all survived. one in a neck brace, a 16-year-old male in critical condition.
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harbor near the "uss arizon memorial. >> that was scary. we weree thinking we would see a dead body come up. >> reporter: it was clear the tail rotor was not turning and the sound from the engine in erratic. scott rife is a helicopter pilot for kabc. >> it appears he lost power and disengaged the rotor system from the engine. may have flared too high and didn't have enough energy to cushion the landing. >> reporter: the bell 206 was built in 1979 and owned by what appears to be a one-helicopter tour company called genesis. the survivining pilothould be able to tell investigators exactly what went wrong. dad kerley, abc news, washington. one more item involving pope francis. his eyeyebrow raising comment about t zika virus outbreak. he suggested that women threatened with the virus could use contraception. pregnant mothers are among those most vulnerable to the zika virus.
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is a clear, moral difference between preventing pregnancy and aborting a fetus. he also completely rejected abortion as a response to the crisis. well, there is a new warning about breast-feeding especially long term. children may get too little vitamin d that way. researchers say the breast milk does not providede enough vitamin d, particularly in northern climates soo canadia pediatricians are recommending children breast fed take vitamin year. a woman busted for trying to it yet again. mare london hartman arrested wednesday at o'hare airport held on $150,000 bond. in the past she has tried to illegally board them sceeding at least once now violating with
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this may make you seasick. a appears this boat is in trouble but it's a training exercise. the recent film "the finest hour hours" about a real-life rescue from coast guardsmen from the same location more than 60 years ago also in rough sea. in houston a school bus comes close to being struck by a train. the terrifying encounter captured on cell phone video. the driver said the students were too loud to drive safely at first the driver was only suspended w while the incident was being investigated but that investigation found that the driver failed to follow proper procedures when crossing a railroad track. the dver was fired. and over in australia another terrifying close call captured on video. catch warefully. a man carrying a skatebeboard crosses t train tracks and nearly misses getting crushed by that train. the driver spots him on the tracks, sounds his horn and hits the emergency brakes after seeing the train hurling towards him.
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runs back to the original platform. onlooks were absolutely stunned by all of this. >> oh, my gosh, this is so hard to watch. unbelievable. sportswise the nba and nhl seasons are grinding on and sports training under way. this weekend it's the fifth round of soccer's fa cup in england. >> yes, man u is in trouble. both our friends are back. >> good morning, it's "sportscenter" from los angeles. neil everett is back. >> hi, how are you? >> you start us off. >> i'll do the clippers across the reet. that'slake griffin right there. he's not playing. neither was kauaiwhi leonard. they were playing i throw it up, you throw it down. paul had a big game. i mean somebody texted that starters. it just looked like it. >> yeah. >> all l.a. cavaliers started in the
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derrick rose and the bulls, second quarter. cavaliers transition game was workg and bulls were helping them out with lots of tuovers. rose dribbles off his foot, 28 in the game and thompson able to convert. cavaliers up 17. third quarter, bulls down 50. kyrie irving with a strip on rose. irving to j.r. smith, up top for lebron james. he nearl got a triple-double and cavaliers win it 106-95 so cleveland working on that one seed in the east and playing well right now. >> i did that whole segment with a ricola in my mouth. >> tmi. back to you. >> that's a true skill set. >> that can a skill. mary poppins remake. big news from hollywood regarding a classic.
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well time now to check "the pulse" beginning with the new face for "mary poppins." >> a sequel to the 1960s classic is reportedly in the works thanks to our parent company, disney. and word is that emilylunt is in talks to fill those magical shoes once worn by julie andrews. >> nobody can actually fill them but the sequel would be set 20 years later from the original version and following the nanny's adventures in depression era london. >> very cool. next up a couple's legal fight all stemming from a review they wrote on yelp. >> the couple signed a contract with prestigious pets to keep an eye on everything during a weekend getaway. they weren't too pleased. as they monitored with cameras they noticed their fish tank's water getting cloudy. >> so they wrote a one-star yelp review of press times pets. in response the received a court summons seeking nearly $6800 because the company is protected by a nondisparagement
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yelp is letting them work it out on their own. and when is enough enough when it comes to scoring against your opponent. here's your answer from one basketball team in ohio. >> the scoreboard tells it all. look carefully, a girl's team from gilmore academy, 108, the team from northeast ohio college prep, 1. that's 107-point win. gilmore's coach said, quote, we took steps to not disrespect our opponent. really? >> oh, that's -- i would be the team with the 1 dough i feel a litittleoft spot in my heart for them. >> i understand. >> well, more news after this. these feet were the first in my family to graduate from college, raissdough i feel a little soft spot in my heart for them. >> i understand. >> well, more news after this.ough i feel a little soft spot in my heart for them. >> i understand. >> well, more news after this. but i couldn't bear my diabetic nerve pain any longer. so i tald to my doctor and he prescribed lyrica. nerve damage from diabetes causes diabetic nerve pain. lyrica is fda approved to treat this pain.
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in the great hall of the supreme court. president obama, the first lady among those expected. a powerful system has brought nearly a foot of snow to the mountains in northern california. many truckers pululled ove until the roads were cleared and there's more snow on the way there. looking at the rest of today's weather, the nthwest is looking at a ninth s straight day of rain. springlike weather in the nation's midsection. chilly in the norea with snow showers to the nortrth. okay, so while the presidential candidates battle it out with each other, the pope joining the fray was just too good to be true for the folks o of late night. >> and with that plus one musically challenged candidate, here now are your friday funnies. bernie sanders has been fighting an uphill battle against hillary clinton. and donald trump is battling with anyone who makes eye contact with him. >> he has a new feud going with pope francis. for -- [ laughter ] not kidding. >> pope francis suggested today that donald trump is not a
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build a wall with mexico. yeah, what kind of christian would build a wall to keep people o? >> donald said of course i'm a christian. do you know how many carpenters named jesus i have working for me. >> what did the pope say? i like the pope. was it good or bad because if it's good, i like the pope. if it's bad i don't like the pope. >> it's like jesus said blessed are the poor unless they said something bad about me, then screw them. >> if i told you two years ago that donald trump would be in a fight with the pope, you'd think i was insane. i mean, this makes taylor swift versus kanye west like nothing. >> being president is a serious job job. it's not hosting a talk show. >> oh, i'd love to hear him say that to oprah. i really would. maybe i don't get to do serious stuff like pardoning a turkey on thanksgiving by i'll tell you something, mr. obama, every minute of every day i'm thinking about how to keep americans safe
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are you thinking about that? >> ted cruz was talking about how much he likes singing and even treated the crowd to a little stevie wonder. check it out. you know i just c called t say i love you i just called toto say i care >> oh, even stevie wonder was like even i know that dude is white. it's like -- i just called >> oh, very good, gentlemen. all right, well, that's what's making news in america this morning. stay with us for "good morning america." making news in america this morning, faith and politics. donald trump responding to the pope sayinhe's not a christian while john kasich has an emotional connection with a voter.
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sanders and their neck and neck race in a key battleground state. the latest just ahead. no justice. vice president joe biden, what he said overnight about replacing antonin scalia. how he may hold the key to the next person to sit on the supreme court. twisting inferno. a grass fire transforms into a tornado of flames. multiple wildfires threatening the western communities this morning. and the latest on that terrifyingelicopter crash. the chopper crash landing into the watersrs of pearharbor. the investigation into what exactly happened. good friday morning. in the countdown to the south carolina primaries and the nevada caucuses, the candidates are stepping up their attatacks hoping to sway tse u undecided voters. >> and then there's the clash that's pitting donald trump against pope francis, and it is

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