Skip to main content

tv   World News Now  ABC  February 24, 2016 3:00am-4:00am EST

3:00 am
>> the projected winner as the caucus votes ce in overnight. the impact on the republicans as trump looks ahead to super tuesday. live extensive coverage straight ahead. >> dueling democrats. hillary clinton addressing controversy at last night's south carolina town hall while bernie sanders reaches out to critical african-american voters. another major story, extreme weweher and the deadly tornadoes hitting the south. the threat far from over. get this morning's warnings from accuweather. >> and laterer after so many celebrity performers won g gmmy awards, this humble bus driver with an amazing voice is getting the attention he deserves. it is wednesday, februy 24th. >> announcer: everyone abc news, this is "world news now." we dosay good morning to everyone. on what is a busy wednesday morning. i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm reena ninan. incredible numbers for donald trump. really surprised 37 we'll get
3:01 am
we've seen. but i never thought we woulday this morning that he did incredibly well with hispanics. >> he did very well with hispanics getting more than 40% of the vote there in@ nevada. so that's where we're going to get started. it really is a winning streak for donald trump scoring a dominant victory in nevada. >> he racked up his third straight win far ahead of the rest of the republican packet. marco rubio inned a distant second follows by ted cruz this third place. now trump promising similar results for supup tuesday. lauren liveder joining us live from las vegas. morninin to you, lauren. >> good morning, reena and kendis. entrance poll results showing that gop kaungss heree marked new highs in desire for an outsider candidate and voter anger. those voters helping to vault donald trump to that victory. gop voters lined up to caucus here in nevada. choosing who should represent republicans in the race for president. >> theeason i'm really for
3:02 am
everne's thinking. >> there's only one, trump, of course. >> lee we love you trump. >> reporter: abc news projecting% donald trump won the nevada caucuses as expected. >> if you listen to the pundits, we weren't expected to win too much and now w%'re winning, winning, winning the country. >> reporter: trump made his final push with nevada voters tuesday, hurling insults ated cruz. >> this guy is the single biggest liar i have dealt with in my life. now, i've met much tougher people than ted. he's like a baby compared to some of the people. he is like a little baby. >> and cruz responded. >> frankly i'm not willing to gamble my daughters' future with donald trump. >> cruz telling abc news he thinks trump's insults are a barometer for how rattled the front-runner is. cruz taking some jabs of his own. >> the truth of the matter is if donald became president, nobody knows what the heck he would do.
3:03 am
attacks but launched a few himself. >> i didn't just become a conservative like a year and a half ago w wn i thought about running for president. >> ben carson and j jn kasich still in the race despite low poll numbers. now, just 30 delegates were at stake here in nevada. up next is super tuesday, march 1st when 11 states will vote and nearly 600 delegates are up for grabs. kendis and reena. >> trump did have a late night victory speech. but what are we hearing from his campaign at this point. >> reporter: he did, he gave a victory speech at his watch party right here in las vegas. he said you know, a couple months ago, his campaign was nlt expected to win this, and it did. and he said the country is going to be winning. he touted his success as you mentioned kendis, with evangelicals and also with hispanics. he also touted his success was the poorly eduted saying he loves the poorly changed. he also spoke of the upcoming contests and gave a vote of
3:04 am
in those. >> he always says it like it is. you never have to doubt what's in his mind. we always get the first word from him. abc's lauren lyster, thank you so much live in las vegas for pass. we'll check back with you a little bit later. >> the quote of the night we love the poorly changed. to the democrats now and hillary clinton and bernie sanders looking to sway voters in south carolina. ahead of saturday's primary there. the candidates took part in a town hall last night laying out their differences and battling for the crucial african-american vote. we get more from abc's liz kreutz. >> reporter: overnight hillary clinton fired up. >> 100 reasons why. >> why is there one standard for me and not for everybody else. >> reporter: confident with h e that giant lead in the palmetto state now brushing off new concerns about her e-mails. >> i'm well aware of the drip, drip, drip. it is just not something that you know is going to have any lasting effect and i am not all worried about it. >> reporter: in the final days
3:05 am
and bernie sanders making their final pitch to african-americans in a state wherer that expected to make up half of the democratic vote. >> we must sustain and strengthen the historically black colleges and universities. >> racism along with economic issues, changeal issues and all the rest have to be addressed. otherwise, you know, we are never going to be the nation we should be. >> reporter: earlier clinton in a church joining grieving mothers from the mother of eric garner to trayvon martin. >> nobody reached out to us. nobody listened to us. nobody said black lives matter. until this brave and powerful woman stood up for us. >> meanwhile sanders admitting his campaign still has work to . >> why do you believe that your message is not resonating, as well there? >> we starred with no suort. our support has grown and it has grown in the african-amecan community. >> reporter: there are new questions over clinton's e-mails. late yesterday a judge said some
3:06 am
to testify over the use of her personal e-mail server. sanders is hoping to do very well in some of the super tuesday states next week. >> our thanks to liz there. look for more political coverage coming up in a few moments. our deputy political editor is here with her insight that's later in this half hour. an all out fight brewing over the replacement for are antonin scalia. mitch mcconnell with his strongest words yet ruling out any set action on whoever president obama nominates. he says republicans will not hold hearings or a full senate vote until after the next president is sworn in. president obama is expected to name his nominee in the next few weeks. the deadline past approaching, we're getting a look how apple plans to defend itself against the fbi. there were rallies nationwide yesterday to support and. the tech giant will say the court order violates its free speech rights and apppp will
3:07 am
decide the issue, not the courts or the justice department. a major storm system is bringing in severe weather to the south particularly the gulf coast. at least three people are dead, two of them in louisiana. trailer park home exactly where a tornado also critically injured more than half a dozen people. not far awayy that, or another twister badly damaged a gold's gym that was filled with people. i starred screaming everybody get down. take cover. and before i knew it -- >> a mississippi man was killed when a tornado hit his mobile home. overall at least a dozen tornadoes have been reported. this storm is bringing snow, freezing rain and tornado threat to millions today. here's accuweather's paul williams.. hey, paul, morning. >> thanks, kendis, reena. that same deadly storm is not going to die out anytime soon. this low pressure system that's really the controlling mechani will create a mix of snow on the cold side of it. torrential downpours throughout the ohio valley region.
3:08 am
watch out for. going to a aect florida, georgia, going into virginia. we're lookingor another event where several tornados are likely to form. so please cononnue to stay tuned. kendis, reena. >> it's going to be a long night. two people died in a house explosio near seattle. the blast in port orchard so powerful it sent debris 30 feet into the air. amazing these pictures. people eight miles away were shaken by the explosion. investigators from the atf have joined the search for a cause. investigators found six reasons why is takata air bags inflated with too much force in the past. those esexplosions he caused at least ten deaths worldwide. scientists say their use of a certain chemical without a drying agent increases the risk of explosion after long-term exposure to heat and moisture and found parts of tht air bag do not holds up under extreme humidity. investigators say they're
3:09 am
million vehicles with the air bags recalled in the u.s. >> consumer reports out with its ranking of top cars. the top five brands include audi, subaru, lexus, porsche and bmw. the top ranking domestic brand is buick at number seven. magazine considers performance and reliability before issuing the annual list. >> my toyota corolla isn't on that list. >> no. >> and here's the newest offering from another luxury brand. it's land rover's new collaboration with the british shotgun maker holland and holland. >> there it is. in holland and holland's signature green color. only 30 of them will be sold in the u.s. starting in the spring. >> here's what you get. it features rear seats that recline and comes with table there's also a leather trimmed gun case. it can hold two rifles. luxury. it's going to cost you a bit.
3:10 am
for that, i want a kitchen in the back seat. >> but it can hold two guns. >> all right. >> erica. yeah, apparently it's also french walnut wood detailing, custom leather trim floor ana pats and ended door handles. >> if only i could afford it. it's the most expensive suv to go on the market ever. >> it's a beauty. it's very ce. >> can we get somebody to pay for that? >> coming up "the mix," the third grader who nailed a talent competition doing all of michael jackson's dance moves. >> also ahead, the humble bus driver with an amazing voice who has a lot in common with artist who's won grammy awards. >> and we're returning to our top story in a moment. donald trump's victory in nevada. and what's next for the democrats. our deputy political editor is here with her insights. you're watching "world news now" is. (ugh.)
3:11 am
now." our formula with a special conditioning ingredien softens your carpet with every use. it's resolve, so you know it cleans and freshens. but it also softens. resolve. a carpet that welcomes you. and to clean pet messes, try resolve pet expert. choose to move freely. move free ultra has triple-action support for your joints, cartilage and bones in one tiny ll. move free ultra. get your move on. and now try move free night. the first and only 2-in-1 joint and sleep supplement. approaching medicare eligibility? you may think you can put off checking out your
3:12 am
but now is a good time to get the ball rolling. keep in mind, medicare only covers about eighty percent of part b medical costs. the rest is up to you. that's where aarp medicare supplement insurance plans insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company come in. like all standardized medicare supplement insurance plans, they could help pay some of what medicare doesn't, saving you in out-of-pocket medical costs. you've learned that taking informed steps along the way really makes a difference later. that's what it means to go long . call now and request this free [decision guide]. it's full of information on medicare and the range of aarp medicare supplement plans to choose from based on your needs and budget. all plans like these let you choose any doctor or hospital that accepts medicare patients, and there are no network restrictions.
3:13 am
experience and the commitment to roll along with you, keeping you on course. so call now and discover how an aarp medicare supplement plan could go long for you. these are the only medicare supplement insurance plans endorsed by aarp, an organization serving the needs of people 50 and over for generations. plus, nine out of ten plan members surveyed say they would recommend their plan to a friend. remember, medicare doesn't cover everything. the rest is up to you. call now, request your free [decision guide] and start gathering the information you need to help you keep rolling with confidence.
3:14 am
. returning to our top story, donald trump easily winning the in caucusess overnight into there as trump's third first-place finish after new hampshire and south carolina. 60% of caucusgoers said they prefer someone from outside the political establishment. >> and abc news political director shushannah walshe joins us with morive sighs about the voters especially what's so striking to me shush is that you see these voters. they want someone who is a outsider.
3:15 am
has really rallied around marco rubio. at what point do t t two sides meet. >> you make a great point. since jeb bush got out of the race, we see the establishment circling the wagons coalescing around marco rubio. but the question really is, is it too late. now you saw donald trump tonight with what looks like a big win. third state winning. and we've seen in this cycle how much d d endorsements matter. i think that this question of these two sides is the story going forward. >> and really we should mention we keep talking about this being a really big victory. weweere talking where he has won already. it really shows his depth right now. >> exactly. he's won in the south. in south carolina, and he's won in new hampshirere and now, of course, in nevada. but talking about let's look at the enenance polls a little bit. he won with hispanic voters over two hispanic cacaidates, he won with conservative voters and evangelical voters. that's a real blow to ted cruz
3:16 am
in the race but also to rubio trying to be the establishment choice. >> i want to also turn to the democrats. looking a aad to super tuesday, can you say with 100% confirmation that by super tuesday we'll have a democratic nominee locked in? >> no, because bernie sanders says he is going to go all the way to the convention. he says it all the time. he has the money to back him. of course, though, the field doesn't look as favorable right now to bernie sanders. and on super tuesday, we'll know how much more he hasas to go. >> okay. so looking ahead to super tuesday, obviously, donald trump has the momomtum right now. do we see rubio and cruz winning any of those dozen states up for grabs next tuesday? >> well this he have to. in order for this to keep on going, they have to keep winning. you see marco rubio and teds are you on election nights coming out and giving victory speechess but donald trump is the one that keeps on winning. so i think that asthis goes on,
3:17 am
state fire walls first it's going to be in texas, ted cruz's home state. then in florida and even ohio where john kasich is still in the race. if they can't win their home states, that shows a lot. >> every political journalist is hoping for a brokered convention. >> it would be uncharted. i still think we're long way from that especially in donald trump keeps on winning there's not much to brokerer >> he's he won three in a row. on here. >> we still do have a lot more >> thank you. >> deputy political director shushannah walshe. >> all right. let's move on. coming up in our next half hour in, pursuit of justice. the "dancing with the stars" favorite who's landed herself in a real-life courtroom drama. ar why erin andrews is suing the national marriott hotel and what
3:18 am
for the rest off us. outside of nashville, the celebrity hiding in plain sight. the school bus driver who won a gramam. why he's back on the job this morning.
3:19 am
3:20 am
why don't you rock my soul i love this. this makes my soul smile. this next story. the american gospel group the fairfield four has been around for more than 90 years. >> can you believe that? nine daks. last week, the group won a grammy award for best roots album launching one of hits members anunassuming 80-year-old bus driver into unexpected fame. here's abc's steve so sun sammy. >> reporter: to the children he gets to school every morning in wilson county, tennessee, joe thompson is just the bus drer. >> reporter: but families here learning the man behind the wheel for the last 14 years is now a grammy winner, o. >> still rocking my soul, fairfield four. >> reporter: on the grammy is taken, an he thanked the folks back loam at the bus ba. >> we'd like to send out a
3:21 am
department in wilton county, tennessee. >> reporter: he sings bass for the fairfield four, an legenda acappella gospel group. his day jobays him $17 an hour driving little boys and girls with special needs. children he serves are now sharing their love which he says feels just as nice as his grammy. steve osunsami, abc news, atlanta. >> really is a wonderful story. thanks to steve for bringing us that. they just sound absolutely amazing. > apparently thompson built trucks for a while and then retired in 200 and then decided he was going to start bng a bus driver. >> yeah. >> and that led to this. >> they starred as a trio years ago and now making beautiful music. pet moments are beautiful, unless you have allergies. then your eyes may see it differently. only flonase is approved to relieve both itchy, watery eyes and congestion. no other nasal allergy spray can say that.
3:22 am
over producing six key inflammatory substances that cause our symptoms. most allergy pls only control one substance. flonase controls six. and six is greater than one. complete allergy relief or incomplete. let youryes decide. flonase. 6>1 changes everything. today you can do everything in just one click, even keep your toilet clean and fresh. introducing lysol click gel. click it in to enjoy clean freshness with every flush. lysol. start healthing. yeah, click your heart loves omega-3s. but the omega-3s in fish oil differ from gared krill oil. unlike fish oil, megared is easily absorbed by your body. megared. the difference is easy#to absorb. it's n always as easy for me as it is for him... it's easy for me cause look at her. aw... so we use k-y ultragel. it enhances my body's natural moisture
3:23 am
and when i know she's feeling like that, it makes me feel like we're both... when she enjoys it, we enjoy it even%more. and i enjoy it. feel the difference with k-y ultragel. (ugh.) dodo your carpet ever feel rough and dirty? don't avoid it, resolve it. our formula with a special conditioning ingredient, softens your carpettt with every use. it's resolve, so you know it cleans and freshens. but it also softens. resolve. a carpet that welcomes you. and to can pet messes,
3:24 am
choose to move freely. move free ultra has triple-action support for your joints, cartilage and bones in one tiny pill. move free eltra. get your move on. and now try move free night. the first and only 2-in-1 joint and sleep supplement. i did everything i could to make her party perfect. almostverything. you know, 1 i n 10 houses could get hit by an expensive septic disaster. but for only $7 a month, rid-x helps break down waste. avoid a septic disaster with rid-x. and now it's time for "the mix." will a third grader in north
3:25 am
and boy, does he nail it. he has autism and decided he was going to be his hero. michael jackson. look at this. >> get it. >> look at that. >> and he nails the moon walk. >> apparently he was in a restaurant and just started dancing and realizes he's got talent. he nails the talent show, don't you think. >> very cool. congratulations to him. >> i could watch this all day. who doesn't love "billie jean." >> apparently he likes bruno mars. he's practicing other moves of bruno mars. so you have a son and you have a daughter. >> yes. >> and you always say that your son needs to be a little better with his sister. >> yeah. all@ the time, talking about that. love my boy but it's a struggle. >> we know how siblings can be. take a look at this video. >> what is this? >> oh, no.
3:26 am
>> >>. >> that's a really silly name. >> that's adorable. >> used a sharpie to draw a little brother into a zebra. >> he does look like a zebra. >> get creative. >> he's just like chilling. >> i hope that wasn't a permanent sharpie. this would have been a lot of scrubbing in the bathtub. >> can you imagine? >> debra, i think you succeeded. congratulations. >> he's just adorable. >> you know i spends a lot of time googlinin recipes throughout the day. very obsessed with cooke. last week i wanted a recipe on pizza apparently our producer found a perfect one. it's a rap.p. take a listen. >> when i'm done making this pie, now you want to get some pepperoni, cooked sausage, bacon bis for homies. slice onionsnd a cup of mozzarella cheese. that's all the greens you ever need.
3:27 am
>> why did katie tell me this is exactly fit for me? she said this is the perfect mix story for me. he's she's right. apparently it only takes ten minutes for the dough to rise which is the big thing. >> is that the key to it. >> pizza in an hour. >> that's a great way to get around it, learn the greens by just making it into a rap. it actually requires a lot of work. >> there's a lot of greens. >> flour,iest, cooking oil, salt, sugar, pepperoni, bacon bits. >> there's been worse. >> mozzarella cheese. >> it's much better than getting the pillsbury dough from the fridge. >> he definitelyyuts kanye to shame with his rap. we had real people make their own pizzas. they chose t ingredients they wanted. i like the fresh dough. what's bha? what are fillers? you guys just made your pizza the way make my pizza. hey! no ingredients that you can't prounce
3:28 am
and we're proud to announce geany large pizza up to 5-toppings for just $9.99. online only.
3:29 am
this morning on "world news now," breaking news. extreme weather, the furious
3:30 am
destruction and heartache in the south. the powerful system on the move right now. >> also breaking overnight, nevada victory. donald trump's caucus celebration and what it means for the rest of the republicans. we'l'ltake you live to las vegas. and new this half hour, the workout video that became an unexpected sensation. >> the fitness freak and busy mom who uses wine in her exercise routines. the laughs and support she's getting worldwide. and later, celine dion returns to the las vegas stage dedicating her performance to thlove of her life, her words her music in "the skinny" on this wednesday, february 24th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good morning. it is a busy wednesday morning. i'm kendis gibson. >> and i'm reena ninan. we'll get right to the presidential race in a moment. first breaking news, a masve storm system slamming the south
3:31 am
>> more than a dozen tornadoes have been reported overnight, causing at least three deaths. two were at this trailer bark, this is in louisiana about 40 miles south of baton rouge. the latest storm track in a moment. but we begin with abc's linzie janis. >> look, it's going down. >> reporter: funnel clouds trying to touchdown in new orleans. >> take shelter now. extreme threat. >> severe weather spawning this massive waterspout on lake ponchartrain. >> coming off to the side. >> reporter: watch as two more form on the sides. one reported twister ripping through this rv park in convent, louisiana. killing two pepele and injuring dozens. >> in downtown prairieville, major damage to businesses. incredibly, dozen of people inside this gold's gym unharmed as a reported d rnado rips through. >> i started screaming everybody get down. everybody get down it take cover.
3:32 am
the storms started near san antonio with golf ball sized hail. this car getting pummeled. heavy rain bringing accidents. one person injured when this tractor-trailer overturned and three cars slammed into it. these storms are on the move headed east so authorities are asking everyone across the region to remain on alert. linzie janis, abc news, prairieville, louisiana. >>e should point out that storm warnings areoing up right now as the system moves east. and taking a look at the radar, tornado watches in effect in georgia and florida overnight. dangerous conditions from the deep south up the east coast. our coverage continues with accuweather's paul williamsn good morning. good morning. that same deadly storm that caused havoc throughout the deep south, that same system is now going to shift towards the east down to tampa with damaging winds. 35 to 55 or 60-mile-per-hour
3:33 am
chances of tornadoes as well as damaging hail and you have to keep in mind why. this front's going to cut underneath all this warm air and cause those e orms to fire off. kendis, reena. >> turning to politics, another sweeping victory for donald trump. >> trump won the nevada caucuses by what looks like his widest margin yet. he made hihivictory speech flanked by his two oldest sons telling the crowd he attracted voters across a broad spectrum winning among evangelicals and hispanics. >> marco rubio taking second place. picking up a new wave of support from the gop establishment. ted cruz finishing third and ben carson, john kasich trailed in the single digits. now all eyes are on super tuesday. >> as the votes are cocnted, the latest right now from the polls in nevada. >> abc's lauren lyster is live in las vegas this morning. lauren, now that tmp has won, are we hearing anything from his challengers? >> you know, reena and kendis, we absolutely are. we heard from ted cruz a short
3:34 am
at his watch party, he made the point that all of the ballots have not b bn counted yet, but he did congratulate donald trump on a good evening. he also made the point that the first four primary states are meant to narrow the field. saying that that's exactly what they've done. he also said that history has shown that no one has won thth nomination without winning one of the first three contests saying only two candidates have done that, himself a a donald trump. he made the point that after the first four contests he is the only one, has the only campaign that has or can beat donald trump. now, we also heard from ben carson. he said that he believes that something or that things are starting to happen here. wh he told that to supporters he was at just 7% of the caucus vote. >> okay. so lauren, we're learning a lot from the entrance polls for the voters that werergoing into the caucuses in nevada. what are we getting out of those?
3:35 am
entrance poll data showing these gop caucuses were marked by new highs in desire for an outsider candidate. among voters and also by new highs and voter anger. and both of those trends among voters helped vault donald trump to victory. now we also saw the support of evangelicals and hispanics thrown behind donald trump. ted cruz who won among evangelicals in iowa losing out among them here in nevada to donald trump. and then also dodold trump having that strong showing with hispanics and marco rubio losing out there. >> who would have thought the two hispanic candidates would lose to donald trump. huh? >> by a big margin. >> abc's lauren lyster live in las vegas. stay with abc news as the votes come in from nevada. we'll keep you up to date all morning long and have more live reports on "america this morning." so the democrats on the other side of the country making their case in south carolina. hillary clinton and bernie
3:36 am
last night, both making a pitch for the african-american vote. sanders promised a hike in funding for historically black colleges while clinlon talked about racial barriers and police shootings. she also took questions about the e-mail scandal and benghazi. >> i testified for 11 hours on the benghazi committee. you know, people were really, oh my goodness. oh, , goodness. i told the truth. i have turned over 55,000 pages of e-mails. nobody in any cabinet position has ever been as transnsrent or open. >> i like her and i respect her. this is not some kind of personality fighghor stuff like that. we're not republicans after all. >> sanders called on clinton to release transcriris of her paid wall street speeches. she says she'll only do it if the candidates, inclung the republicans, agree to release theirs, as well. new this morning, the late justice antonin scalia suffered several major heth problems according to the supreme court
3:37 am
in a just released lettete the doctor says he was overweight. diabetic and had coronary artery disease among other ailments. he was also a smoker. meanwhile, senate republicans have ruled out taking any action on his replacement till the next president nominates someone. >> president obama's plan to close the prison camp at guantanamo bay, cuba, is facing stiff opposition from republicans in congress. among the more controversial aspects of the plan would be the transfer of some detainees to facilities here in the united states. such a move is currently against u.s. law but the white house has taking executive action to go around congress. the jury says johnson & johnson must pay $72 million for a woman's death from ovarian cancer. the alabama woman blamed her illness on years of using the company'sbaby powder and shower to shower product. they face hundreds of lawsuits saying it failed to warn consumers the talc based products could cause cancer.
3:38 am
fall. federal health officials are investigating more than a dozen reported cases of sexually transmitted zika virus in the united states. all the cases volve men who visited areas with zika outbreaks and may have infected their female sex parns. according to the cdc, that suggests that sexual transmission is more likely than previously thought. but there's encouraging news about the zika virus. two houston hospitals have developed a rapid test for it which can provide results in just a matter of hours. however, initially the test will only be available in those two facilities. texas children's hospital and houston methodist. thhospitals don't want to be overwhelmed with requests for testing. > the cdc announced they've expanded travel warnings to trinidad, tobago, and the marshall islands. if you're planning a vacation, keep an eye on those places. >> one young mother in northern california is spreading her message about the benefits
3:39 am
one bottle of wine at a time. my kind of woman. 24-year-old april story's so-called winin workout video has now gone viral. >> we see her lifting wine bottles and doing push-ups. whililtaking a sip of wine. story says she did the video just to be funny but she's happy to reach such a wide audience. >> what i want to show people with my videos is fitness is something you can do anywhere and you can use anything. >> we should be clear, the story has posted dozens of nonalcohol related videos but she says simple every day home workouts can help just about anyone. >> look at that. >> trying to doing this all day long. show you the gun show. >> i'm not so the sure it's going to work for you. you drank all the stuff inside. 's an empty bottle. i'm not sure the workout is going to work for you. >> drank it like two hours ago. >> things you have to do to deal with me at this hour. >> tell me.
3:40 am
>> i like it, jack. looking good. >> coming up in "the skinny," major casting news from hollywood. who o taking patrick swayze's role in the "dirty dancing" remake? >> ao ahead, the "dancing with the stars" contestant and sporcaster in the middle of a legal drama. the case invnlving an alleged stalker and a big hotel. >> the scare outsidea skyscraper window. the scaffolding crew in trouble on the 62nd floor. why o"e worker said a rescue was not necessary. you're watching "world news now." you're watching "world news now." everyone loves the way dark clothes make them feel. and no o o wants that feeling to fade. that's why there's woolititdarks. it's free of harsh ingredients, keeping dark clothes looking ke new for 30 washes so your love for dark clothes will never fade.
3:41 am
it's not always as easy for me as it is for him... it's easy for me cause look at her. aw... so we use k-y ululagel. it enhances my body's natural moisture so i can get into the swing of it a bit quicker. and when i know she's feeling like that, it makes me feel like we're both... when she enjoys it, we enjoy it even more. and i enjoy it. feel the difference with k-y ultragel. i did everything i could to make her party perfect. almost everything. you know, 1 i n 10 houses could get hit by an expensive septic disaster. but for only $7 a month,
3:42 am
avoid a septic disaster with rid-x. enough pressure in here for ya? m gonna take mucinex sinus-max. too late, we're about to take off. these dissolve fast. they're new liquid gels. and you're coming with me... you realize i have gold status? mucinex sinus-max liquid gels. dissolves fast to unleash max strength medicine. let's end this. your heart loves omega-3s. but the omega-3s in fish oil differ%from megared krill oil. unlike fish oil, megared is easily absorbed by your body. megared. the difference is easy to absorb. today you can do everything in just one click, even keep p ur toilet clean and fresh. introducing lysol click gel. click it in to enjoy clean freshness with every flush. lysol. start healthing. yeah, click get ready to show your roots with roots touch-up from nice'n easy. seamlessly blends with leading shadad, even salon shades in jus10 minutes. for natural looking color as real as you are.
3:43 am
with root touch-up. that is definitely not the best place to get stuck.
3:44 am
above midtown manhattan. they were replacing glass panels on the building when the weather turned rough. and they decided to call it quits but the scaffold was stuck in place. the guy operating it says that he had iworking again before firefighters cut out%a window to rescue the workers. >> there was no need for the fire department at all. this was overdone. >> they were fine. they're fine. no panic. they're trained, well trained. they have their all their certifications. it's part of the nature of the beast. >> just an average day at work. firefighters say the two men were stuck outside in the cold, wind and rain for about an hour before they were pulled to safety. they also say the workers were lucky the scaffold didn't tilt while it was stuck in place. i n't know what would make me cry harder being up that high or the cold wind and rain. >> i think if it came down, you would be crying harder. well, we're going to turn now to the drama unfolding in a courtroom in nashville involving
3:45 am
favorite erin andrews. >> she's suing the national marriott hotel for $75 million for booking her stalker into the room next to hers. allowing him to spy on her through a peephole. here's abc's ryan smith. >> reporter: erin andrews who made a name for herself reporting from the sidelines, andndow a host onon abc's "dancing with the stars," finds herself taking on a tennessee marriott and a stalker, in a $75 million courtroom battle, claiming the hotel made it easy for the stalker to videotape her in the nude. >> this is so humiliating to her, and it continues. >> reporter: her lawyers telling a nashville jury, michael david barrett called the marriott of vanderbilt university with a strange request. >> i, michael barrett, want a room next to erin andrews. that's my request. >> reporter: and the hotel did nothing to prevent him from finding her room number and subsequently booked him in a room next door, where, according to the lawsuit, he removed and altered the peephole of her room. >> he stands there for 4 1/2
3:46 am
>> reporter: barrett later posting the video online. in 2010, he pled guilty to stalking and was sentenced to 30 months in prison. but according to andrews, the incident caused her severe and permanent emotional distress. in court, the hotel's lawyers arguing barrett's criminal behavior was his responsibility, not theirs. >> he deceived, he connived, he stalked. >> reporter: according to the hotel's lawyers, barrett is expected to testify in this trial. and the trial is expected to last nearly two weeks. ryan smith4 abc news, new york. thank you, ryan. when we come back, celine dion's big comeback moment. >> and what 50 cent posted line that's giving a judge second thoughts about his bankruptcy case.
3:47 am
"the skinny" is next. we had real people make their own pizzas. they chose the ingredients they wanted. i like the fresh dough. what's bha? what are fillers? you guys just made your pizza the way i make my pizza. hey! no ingredients that you can't pronounce and no artificial flavors. and we'r'rproud to announce get any large pizza up to 5-toppings for just $9.99. online only.
3:48 am
skinny, so "skinny." >> time now for "the skinny." topping our headlines this morning, celine dion's big comeback. >> she made a triumphant return to the stage at the coliseum in las vegas, her first concert since the death of herusband rene last month. it started with a video montage of their moments through the years to the curtains drawawg back and her song "with one more look at yoyo" her voice breaking up at times during it, understandably.
3:49 am
to the audience sharing with them how much she misses him and still talks with him. >> i feel and i know he hears me. one way or another, i know he will give me a sign for his approval for not. and now, i can feel that he's telling me to zip it andtart singing. >> oh. such a heavy heart but so much humor and liveliness and last night's opening event was live streamed on celinedion.com to a worldwide audience. >> it was a great show. is the first half hour was broadcast and it was really touching. big news about the upcoming tv remake of the 1987 classic dirty dancing".
3:50 am
cole pratts will be playing the iconic role of johnny. >> he needs to work out more. best known for his appearance in pink's video "try" showing off his performance skills and ultra chiseled physique. >> the three-hour musical airing on abc will also star abigail breslin as baby and deborah messing as babs mother. i can't wait for this. next why 50 cent is irritating a bankruptcy court dge. >> apparently it's a thing for the rapper to photograph himself among piles of cash. who doesn't do the that? just last week, the judge said the 40-year-old rapper's instagram photos are raising doubts about his actual need for bankruptcy protection. one of those photos used piles of cash to spell out the word "b"bke." >> now he's gone and done it again. posing in front of a wall of cash that would make a mid size bank jealous. how do we know this is real cash? >> it probably is. hey, the rapper filed for
3:51 am
judge ordered him to pay $7 million to lavonia leviston over a sex tape lawsuit. he reportedly owes suntrust bank and sleek audio nearly $30 million. we'll see how it plays out. and finally speaking of thumbing your nose to the judicial system, mexican drug lord joaquin he will chapo guzman is safely back behind bars. >> but his beautiful beauty queen wife emma coronel aispuro is making the rounds with the american tv executives reportedly in talks with investigation discovery to star in a new reality series called, we're not making this up, folks, this is true, "stand by your con." it will be a aut women and the fugitives they love. >> producers of the proposed ow are reportedly reaching out to members of the charlie manson family. stand by your con >> tammy is rollinover. con >> tammy is rolling over. withouthe need for fillers.
3:52 am
olay regenerist. olay. ageless. and try regenerist micro-sculpting eyeswirl. it instantly hydrates to plump apd lift. your heart loves omega-3s. but there's a difference between the omega-3s in fish oil and those in megared krill oil. unlike fish oil, megared is easily absorbed by your body... ...which makes your heart, well, mega-happy. haier still, megared is proven to increase omega-3 levels in 30 days. megared. the difference is easy to absorb. (ugh.) does your carpet ever feel rough and dirty?
3:53 am
our formula with a special conditioning ingredient, softens your carpet with every use. it's resolve, so you know it cleans and freshens. but it also softens. resolve. a carpet that welcomes you. and to clean pet messes, try resolve pet expert. it's not always as easy for me as it is for him... it's easy for me cause look at her. aw... so we use k-y ultragel. it enhances my body's natural moisture so i can get into the swing of it a bit quicker. and when i know she'e feeling like that, it makes me feel like we're both... when she enjs it, we enjoy it even more. and i enjoy it. feel the difference with k-y ululagel. thth say when mr. clean saw all the different things his new smart phone does... ...it reminded him of his magic eraser. it's not just for marks on walls... it's tough on kitcn grease... and bathroom grime too. he's your.
3:54 am
there's moving... and there's moving with move free ultra. it has triple-action support for your joints, cartilage and bones. and unlike the big osteo-bi flex pills, it's all in one tiny pill. move free ultra. get your move on. hey buddy, let's get these dauil liquid gels and go. but these liquid gels are new. mucinex fast max. it's the same difference. these are multi-symptom. well so are these. this one is max strength and fights mucus. that one doesn't. uh...think fast! you dropped something. oh...i'll put it back on the shelf... w from mucinex fast max. the only branded cold and flu liquid gel that is max-strength and fights mucus. start the relief.
3:55 am
i like beer, it makes me a jolly good fellow i like beer >> well-known. >> the man who really likes a certain brand of mexican beer is now finding himself in court. >> the pitchman for dos equis dub dd the most interesting man in the world is now being called a deadbeat. abc's nick watt explains why. >> he can speak french and russian. he is the most interesting man in the world. >> reporter: but the man who has played him for ten years jonathan goldsmith now knee deep in the most interesting legal battle. >> i prefer dos equis. >> reporter: apparently goldsmith's preference for dos equis intoxicated him into believing he could ignore his promises reads a complaintn filed
3:56 am
the captivating chap owes him a cut of close to $2 million. in pure money. >> i don't always brink beer. >> reporter: or apparently always pay that manager. he stopped in november 2014. >> his two cents is worth $37 and change. >> reporter: the suit declaring there is nothing interesting about being a deadbeat refers to goldsmith as the least honorable man in the entertainment business. >> the last time he flirted with danger, danger got clingy. >> reporter: goldsmith just countersued his manager. >> my client i have to tell you has been in the business over 50 years. he's an honorable man. he's never cheated anyone. >> reporter: goldsmith claims by dishing details and dollars involved his now ex-manager is jeopardizing this gig, and calls him a failed c list actor, now a failed personal manager. >> stay thirsty my friends. >> as one of the most interesting men in the world, he is a fighter. nick watt, abc news, los angeles. i love the commercials and apparently i jusussurveyed our
3:57 am
they love it with tacos and with a ot of tequila on the side. >> that's how you drink your beer. what would you drink with "world news now" beer? i like beer >> that is my other part time job after the show. >> a shot of tito's vodka. >> you know i love my tito's. >> you love your tips, as well. >> that's a true picture of how reena looks before she gets on air. >> yeah, before oktoberfest, as well
3:58 am
3:59 am
we'll be right back. making news in america this morning, another win for donald trump taking the nevada caucuses
4:00 am
groups of voters. we're live in las vegas with the latest on the race for the white house. deadly storms, tornadoes ripping across the south overnight. thunderstorms bringing hail and heavy rains. the system with more than 40 million people in its path. prison fight. president obama's plan too close guantanamo bay. the swift reaction from his ponents and the legal battle ahead. robotic moves. this two-legged android can do it all making its way through rough terrain and when the going gets tough, this bot stays on its feet. a good wednesday morning. we begin with another decive victory for donald trump living up to expectations in nevada. >> trump won the nevada caucuses with a dominant leaea over his vals moving one step closer to the republican nomination. it is his third win in a row.

24 Views

info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on