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good morning, america worldwide manhunt. >> we will follow them to the gates of hell. >> u.s. satellites and spy planes circling over syria right now searching for these isis terrorists including this american. prime targets for the u.s. at this hour as the president rallies our allies to join the fight. and breaking overnight. nightmare at the museum. a science experiment gone wrong. a chemical flash sending flames shooting towards a group of children. 13 injured. the cause still a mystery. killer snake on the loose in a major american suburb. the six-foot-long cobra terrifying people. this picture snapped after it attacked a dog. where this did highly venomous serpent come from and will it be found before it strikes again? only on "gma" we are only moments away from revealing the
sensational new cast of "dancing with the stars." the pros are rehearsing for their big dance number. the stars are on their way. they're all here live. get ready to be surprised. >> all: are you ready? >> it's that time again. we're heading to times square. good morning, america! ♪ i'm so excited ♪ i just can't hide it ♪ i know i know i know i want you ♪ we do say good morning, america. what a morning we have for you. >> it is a huge thursday morning. >> always so much excitement when we reveal a new cast for "dancing with the stars." >> and look at the chopper shot right there. the cast coming in right now. >> that's when you know you're big. chopper shot. >> and a little bit of your "gma" initiatioinitiation. your first "dancing" cast
revealed. >> and maybe i'm in that. who knows. maybe i'll leave the desk and i'm grooving. who knows. >> be careful what you wish for. >> you're here. just the attention away a little bit. >> we'll reveal all of that ahead. we begin with the hunt for those isis militants including the american who is helping mastermind their social media campaign spreading the message of fear around the world and brian ross has the latest on that. good morning. brian. >> remaining hostages held by isis including -- as u.s. officials make their plans today satellites and spy planes are overhead in syria looking for clues in the city of raqqah, the isis command center. >> we will follow them to the gates of hell until they are brought to justice. because hell is where they will
reside. >> reporter: the isis commander abu bakr al baghdadi and his key deputies are prime targets for the u.s. and so is the hooded british speaker seen in the hostage videos. >> i'm back, obama. >> reporter: in the search for clues some of the recent gruesome isis videos offer unintended leads. here the camera pans and briefly catches a glimpse of one of the isis camera operators and then another isis fighter driving the truck, part of the all-important propaganda team that records and distributes the brutal videos. >> it's important to understand that for isis, every act of violence only makes sense if it's also communicated. >> reporter: this morning u.s. officials tell abc news that one of the key isis social media architects is a one-time american college student from boston. abousamra on the fbi's most wanted terrorist list. for the friends and family of steven sotloff, today will be another day to grieve but also
send out the message that it is time to stand up to the terrorists who killed him. >> we will not allow our enemies to hold us hostage with the sole weapons they possess, fear. >> reporter: we also learned about the secret that sotloff and his family managed to keep from his isis captor, the fact that he was also an israeli citizen, something that obviously would not have set well with these islamic extreme i haves who sees jew, christians and some muslims as their sworn enemies. >> he practiced his religion in secret. thank you very much. more on this from jon karl traveling with president obama at the nato summit in wales and, jon, the leaders stitching a coalition together to take on isis. >> reporter: that's right, george and isis was not even originally on the agenda, but now it is front and center more than 50 heads of state here seeking a united threat against the threat and british prime minister david cameron has taken a much tougher line than president obama but this morning they are both on the same page literally here in the "types" of
london" a op-ed saying it's a barbaric threat saying they will not be cowed. cameron this morning also said "isis will be destroyed, squeezed out of exist tense," but, george, it's unclear what they are going to actually do here. what the strategy is beyond the current campaign of u.s. air strikes in iraq. >> right, cameron didn't rule out further air strikes. cameron and obama in that op-ed taking on vladimir putin saying he's trying to change the course of ukraine from the barrel of a gun at the top of the agenda this morning perhaps more military and economic aid to ukraine? >> reporter: that's right. the prime minister of ukraine was here meeting with the top nato leaders. they are talking -- he's requested, you know, more military assistance, more financial assistance, unclear exactly what nato is going to provide, but that is front and center here this morning. >> okay, jon karl, thanks very much. george, back here at home new developments from ferguson, missouri. the protests have ended after police shot and killed unarmed
teenager michael brown last month but this morning, we're learning the ferguson police department will be the target of a federal civil rights investigation. abc's pierre thomas has the latest and joining us from washington, good morning, pierre. >> reporter: good morning, robin. the entire ferguson police department will soon be the subject of a sweeping justice department investigation. the attorney general is expected to announce as early as today that the federal government will examine whether the ferguson police are biased against minorities. there are a number of key questions that have arisen in the shooting of michael brown that sparked unrest in ferguson. do ferguson police discriminate against blacks in traffic stops and arrests and do officers routinely engage in ex-successive force against minorities as a pattern and practice. >> this is a separate investigation from the death of michael brown and they already are making changes. they're putting body cameras on the police officers. >> reporter: yep. that could help because it will give the public hard evidence that will show what happened during police encounters with residents but what the justice department is trying to
determine is has there been a culture of bias which ferguson police that needs to be rooted out. numbers that caught our attention, their attention. this is a city that's 67% african-americans, but police department only has 6% black people. >> that is a startling number. all right there, pierre, thank you very much. thank you, robin. the latest on that explosion at a children's museum in reno. more than a dozen hurt. children sent to the hospital and abc's aditi roy is live in reno this morning. good morning, aditi. >> reporter: good morning, george. 13 people were injured in that incident mostly children. one child remains in the hospital right now. listed in good condition. now, things are calm right now in front of the hospital right now, but just 12 hours earlier it was utter chaos as a science demonstration went horribly wrong. >> okay. ready?
[ screaming ] >> reporter: shrieks of terror ripple through the discovery museum in reno after a routine science experiment breaks down. >> most people ran and panicked. i grabbed children and started pulling them to the side away from it. >> reporter: jackie rider shot this video. it shows what offs say was a chemical splash resulting from a mixture of methyl alcohol and boric acid routinely used at the exhibit. flames appear to fall off the table and onto the floor just feet away from a group of children. among them, jackie's niece. >> she was on fire completely on fire. her hair, her back, her face. >> reporter: 13 people were injured. officials say the science demonstration which takes place daily at the museum was supposed to simulate a tornado. the executive director of the museum said in a statement "we are committed to determining the cause of this incident." >> we'll figure out what happened and make sure it doesn't happen again. >> reporter: still, some parents
say they're not coming back. >> not any time soon. >> reporter: there is minimal damage at the museum. now it shut down early yesterday but is expected to re-open later on this morning as investigators try to piece together exactly what went wrong. george. >> yeah, this is a strange one. thanks very much. today's other top stories from amy. good morning, we begin with a breaking story overnight near nashville, tennessee. a disturbance at a juvenile desense ten ter where dozens of teens escaped. 24 teens refusing to go back to their dorms were caught on camera here attacking the guards pumping one of them, pushing another against a fence. some of the teens were armed with meatal pipe answer rocks and climbed to the roof before finally being rounded up. sixteens from monday's escape are still on the loose. some with violent criminal backgrounds. and students in houston are protesting what they call an excessive use of force by police at a high school who were caught on tape restraining a
15-year-old girl for talking on her cell phone in class. the student who weighs 70 pounds as you hear her screaming as one officer appears to put his knee on her head. the school district is investigating. well, fast food workers across the country are walking off the job today to demand a living wage. organizers say this time some workers may engage in nonviolent civil disobedience. most fast food workers make around $7.25 an hour, about $15,000 a year full time. they want their pay doubled. a drive-through disaster at this mcdonald's in oklahoma. the giant golden arches came crashing down on cars waiting in line. two people were trapped in that wreckage but thankfully suffered only minor injuries. a frightening scene at this sports stadium. look at that. the ceiling suddenly collapses to the floor. this happened during a badminton competition in vietnam. players had been on the court 20 seconds earlier but the referee heard a crack and hangfully evacuated everyone in time.
wow. tennis fans may be extra tired this morning, lara, after the late night drama at the u.s. open. top seeded novak djokovic and andy murray dueled until 1:15 a.m. lara is nodding her head yes. djokovic stormed back and advances to the semifinal for eighth consecutive year. >> andy murray gave it everything he had. it was incredible. >> all right. >> you still look very well rested. i must say. timely if you've ever wondered what really happened to all those socks you lost in the laundry, well, take a look at this. it's an x-ray and if you look closely, it shows the stomach of a 3-year-old great dane in oregon. it may be hard to see but the dog ate 43 socks. >> oh, no. >> actually it's 43 1/2 when they pulled them out. yeah, there they are. the vet successfully operated on the pooch. good morning, america. oh.
but here's my favorite part. that wasn't even the craziest x-ray. a veterinary trade magazine holes a contest. that came in third. want to know what the first two were? >> no, not really. >> go ahead. >> a dog who ate 30 rocks, 30 rocks and a dog who ate a shish kebab skewer. i can't say that. shish kebab skewer. >> shoot for number one. amy, thank you. to you to that desperate search for a dangerous snake on the loose terrorizing a california suburb. it's an albino cobra venomous and potentially dangerous. david wright has the story. >> reporter: six feet long picture snapped by the owner of a lucky little dog. tiko discovered it monday when it slithered into its yard. >> it was a terrifying experience for him. big, long, white snake.
>> reporter: his neck now has a battle scar but miraculously he survived after being treated at an animal hospital. >> i think it's a su fan cobra. >> reporter: native to -- >> native to asia. i've been working with venomous snakes for ten years. >> reporter: dr. evan anton told us a bite from this kind of cobra could kill someone in less than an hour. >> it shuts down your nervous system so that is deadly. actually much more deadly than the rattlesnakes we see around here. >> reporter: deadlier. >> without a doubt. >> reporter: probably an illegal household pet that got loose but no so no one has owned up and neighbors are taking chances. >> i'm concerned we haven't found it yet. >> if i see it i'll call 911 and let them deal with it. >> reporter: and run. >> and run. >> reporter: officials say that is the best thing to do if you do stumble across this snake.
call 911 and stand back and if somebody does happen to get bitten authorizes are ready to fly the crucial anti-venom up from the san diego zoo, george. >> thank goodness for that. run first then call 911, okay, david, thanks very much. to you to that airline passenger who sparked a nationwide debate against reclining seats saying why he blocked the seat in front of him forcing an emergency landing. abc's david kerley has that story. >> reporter: it was the use of these $22 pieces of plastic that diverted a united airlines flight. this morning the man who used these seat defenders to keep the woman in front of him from reclining says he's ashamed and embarrassed but he'd use them again. james beach is a frequent flier telling the associated press he never reclines adding you have the right but it seems to do it. knee defenders are not illegal but banned by major carriers. beech says he doesn't tell the passenger in front of him he's using the gadgets, quote, i'd
rather just kind of let them think the seat is broken rather than start a confrontation" but that's what he did ten days ago and removed them after being told to do so but the woman in front of him slammed her seat back, a war of words erupted and the woman throwing her soda in his face. >> if these two were fighting, can you only imagine what the folks a few rows behind them were feeling? >> reporter: the flight diverted to chicago. both passengers removed. it was the first of three incidents in a little more than a week. this woman who demanded her west palm beach bound plane be put down because a reclining seat was escorted off a jet monday. so far from a full apology from a man who used these knee defenders, neither he nor the woman who were taken off the plane were charged. he got to keep these. he got home to denver on another airline, one that doesn't have reclining seats. must have made him pretty happy. >> thanks very much. mike, you have a very different story. >> a class ago. class act move by an nfl team.
the bengals signed devin steele to their practice squad after cutting him. now his mind was not on the game of football. his daughter battles an illness but the team's move guarantees him a paycheck, health insurance and most importantly more time with his little girl. >> devin steele -- >> reporter: for devin steele it was a one-two punch. >> i just broke down in tears and i couldn't stop crying. >> reporter: in june his 4-year-old daughter leah, the energetic light of his life diagnosed with stage 4 pediatric cancer. >> it was like my whole world turned up side down. >> reporter: steele blindsided for going off-season workouts to spend every moment with her. >> my dad got a bald head now. >> you're going to be just like this. >> reporter: he shaved his head in solidarity then another blow. the bengals cutting steele from the team saturday. >> i completely understand where the bengals were coming from when they cut me because i couldn't give football 100%
right now. >> reporter: but this morning an emotional second chance. the bengals offering still a spot on its practice squad providing him with much-needed medical insurance and $6300 a week in salary to help pay for leah's care. even better, it means less travel. keeping him close to the little girl he calls the selfie queen. >> they could have washed their hands of me and said they didn't care what i was going through off the field. it's kind of like a blessing in disguise for me. >> reporter: both daddy and daughter now determined to return to the game stronger than ever. >> if we're going to go to battle with cancer then she's willing to put up the fight to beat it. >> you know, the great thing about that, the team could do anything. they could release a player and you're on your own out in the world. for the bengals to do that, a classy, classy move, way to go, bengals. >> beautiful little girl. just like that. companies and businesses could take a lesson from this. you know, when you need them most, they came through, the bengals. they can learn.
now to flooding from the south and, well, everywhere else it seem, ginger. >> i'm telling you, in so many places yesterday. look at this picture from charlotte, north carolina. you can see the rain. they had 3 to 4 inches there, oxford, alabama. a picture we don't love seeing and the video from st. cloud, minnesota, inches of rain and in six minutes they had almost an inch fall. it's crazy how much rain was falling with severe storms and that brought dozens of reports. some of them hail and today we're looking from des moines up to marquette, travers city, green bay, minneapolis just east of you and the heat, chicago 91 today. 96 for st. louis, they're in a heat advisory. .
>> reporter: hi everyone, david murphy here with an update from accuweather. no rain on storm tracker 6 live double scan. we head outside we have sunshine up over the horizon and clouds around and temperatures in time 60s in most neighborhoods. this afternoon very warm, not all that humid, but a high of 89 degrees, sun and clouds. tomorrow, warm and more humid, 89 degrees, a slight chance of an ranch thunderstorm and better chance saturday afternoon and saturday night. >> you know, yesterday i lost my shoe so i made sure to put my dancing shoes on. >> how appropriate. >> another possible clue. could ginger be in the cast? >> exactly. >> she could do it.
>> you never know. >> find out. also coming up on "gma," a shocking twist in a cold case now headed to court. husband charged with poisoning his wife of 20 years. now prosecutors say he almost got away with murder. the adramatic 911 call of a terrifying home invasion. what a brave woman did when she came face to face with the burglar. plus, it could be one of the biggest divorce settlements ever. the wife who says her billionaire husband forced her to sign a prenup. switching gears to our huge live event. there's the "dancing with the stars" car with tom bergeron in it. we'll be back. a human one. ♪ and it's time to fight it. quaker's good energy is just what you want. ♪ it's how we help keep go-getters like you... going... and getting. one bite at a time. try quaker warm & crunchy granola
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afternoon, 89 degrees, sun and clouds not all that humid, but obviously toasty. tomorrow, warm and more humid, high of 89. slight chance of an afternoon thunderstorm popping up in a couple of neighborhoods. saturday, more humidity, cold front approaching and we'll be on the look out of widespread showers and thunderstorms on saturday. >> that's it for "action news," we're back in 30. we send you back to "g.m.a." hey, jennar fuzz mike troober munny sling... awwwwww scram! i'm crust mike jubby roll bond chow gonna lean up an kiss bet. peas charty get town down. [laughter] ♪ borf a liver tute face stummy wag ♪ pow pam sha-beeps stella nerf berms. saxa-nay nay? badumps a head. temexiss gurrin. juppa left. fluppa jown! brone a brood. what? catch up on what everyone's talking about with the x1 entertainment operating system. preloaded with the latest episodes of the top 100 shows. only from xfinity.
♪ there it is, the "dancing with the stars" bus pulling into times square just moments ago. taking over times square just moments ago with tom and erin. everyone getting ready for this big reveal of the new cast of "dancing with the stars" this morning. big question, who is it going to be? there's some clues right there. seeing everybody arrive. >> fast moves. >> very fast moves. >> everybody looks good so far. >> that's right. >> ooh. >> i can't guess who anybody is but the crowd so excited as we get ready for this big reveal. >> robin, the shadow, i think i saw your haircut. i don't know. >> shhh. >> you'll never know. >> amy? >> also this morning, shocking
home invasion. all the drama playing out on the 911 call as the woman hid in her bathroom. what she did when she came face to face with the burglar. plus the bit irdivorce battle that could end up with one of the biggest stepans ever. the wife of a hedge fund manager claiming she was forced to sign the prenup. two high school teachers who made this viral video, a spoof of "footloose" all about going back to school and they're here to talk about it. it's fun. >> but we'll begin this half hour with an unusual murder trial under way in california. paul curry is accused of poisoning his wife back in 1994. 0 years ago. it's taken prosecutors that long to make the case against him and abc's cecilia vega has that story. >> reporter: it is a cold case that had authorities stumped for years. this morning the man who police say almost got away with murder will be in a southern california courtroom. jury selection is under way in the trial of paul curry, the
57-year-old accused of poisoning his wife linda 20 years ago cashing in on insurance money and moving to another state to start a new life. >> this is pure greed and unfortunately it's the kind of greet that allowed someone to kill the person he was supposed to protect. >> reporter: they met at the san onofre lab and lived here in san clemente but according to court records just nine months into their marriage linda started miysteriously having symptoms. a year later she died. eventually forensic testing confirmed linda, a nonsmoker, had fatal levels of nicotine in her system. but as prosecutors told our los angeles station in 2010, it took years and more testing before authorities could link paul curry to her death. >> science's ability to determine the amount of nicotine in somebody's system and how lethal it is and timing of it was able to help us.
>> reporter: curry was arrested four years ago in a small town in kansas where he worked in government overseeing city building inspections. he remarried and lived off a $400,000 insurance payout from linda's death. but legal observers say the case brings challenges for prosecutors. >> this case may have unique problems due to its age. witnesses may have passed away. their memories may have failed. >> reporter: curry pleaded not guilty. if convicted he faces life in prison without the possibility of parole. for "good morning america," cecilia vega, abc news, los angeles. >> abc's dan abrams is here with more on this. no statute of limitations when it comes to a murder case like this. 20 years later here we are. >> he's a been a suspect from the beginning. not one of those cases where new dna evidence came to light and they were able to find it based on new technology because, remember, this is a husband and wife who lived in the same house so his dna would be everywhere. it seems that there's some sort of new technology or new testing that was done that allowed them
to determine exactly how she died but what this really comes down to to me is a reinvigorated investigation in 2007. a district attorney who decided to take a new look at this case, do some new testing in this case and now has filed charges in 2010. >> as we heard in the report 20 years later. that's a long time. it's not going to be easy. >> it hasn't been easy from the beginning. they haven't been able to file charges because it's been a tough case and put on top of that you have these witnesses who may have passed away, may have forgotten thing, et cetera, this is not going to be an easy case and one of the key questions, of course, will end up being exact cause of death. they're going to probably battle over could it have been something else? exactly how did she die? are we certain that it happened at someone else's hand, et cetera. >> so what do you think is the biggest challenge? >> they have a lot of problems here on both sides of had case but when it comes to the
defense, there's a little nugget about a missing rolex watch that she had had that the authorities say he put on the insurance form that it was stolen. they say he gave it to her sister. why is that important? because it goes to his credibility. mining that if the jurors don't believe him, that could be a big problem. >> something like that 13 as part of the defense, a small point that could end up being really important? thanks. now to a phoenix woman's terrifying confrontation with a burglar in her own home caught on a 911 call and grabbed her gun before hiding away and turns out she may have needed it. abc's ryan owens has the story. >> can you please help me? somebody is trying to get into my house. >> reporter: that voice belongs to a phoenix woman hiding in the bathroom of her home when police say 20-year-old michael louis breaks down her door. >> they just broke in. >> reporter: alone and afraid she can't afford to wait. >> they're coming in right now. please, please, please. >> reporter: then the 911 call takes a more dramatic turn and
officers say the intruder finds her hiding spot and starts beating her. >> reporter: until she shoots him. >> ow. what was that? what was that? what was that? did you -- >> reporter: he can even be heard apologizing. >> did you think you could beat me half to death? >> i'm sorry. i'm sorry. >> what did you come in my house for? >> i don't know. >> reporter: police say the shooting was perfectly justified. louis pleaded guilty to burglary and assault charges. >> don't get up or i'll shoot your -- >> reporter: the 47-year-old widow says she's thankful her late husband taught her to use a gun. a lesson she believes may have saved her life. for "good morning america," ryan owens, abc news, dallas. >> terrifying moments there. let's get the weather from ginger. >> yes, i have a jaw-dropping
picture. just striking of the aurora borealis in canada. see that color when the wind hits part of our earth's atmosphere this happens and gets brighter towards fall. speaking of fall winterlike in barrow, alaska, had their first significant snowfall of the year and that cold air, it's a breath of autumn coming in. chicago, while they're 91 today, by the weekend it will feel like fall. 74 there. 76 on sunday. that cold air makes it to the east coast eventually too. . thanks, ginger, lots of sun up over the horizon, david murphy on the terrace. nice morning, very warm 89. tomorrow, 89 the high with >> all that weather brought to you by edward jones. i dot to say a lot of people are saying with fashion week they're ready for boots and all that. not with you. >> i love sweaters and jeans. eye very excited.
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we're back now at 7:42 with a nasty divorce battle that could end up being one of the largest settlements ever. a hedge fund manager and his wife fighting for his billions. he says they have a prenup. she's fighting back saying she was forced to sign it. abc's linzie janis has all the details. >> reporter: this morning one of the most successful money managers in the world is in a fierce battle over his own estate. ken griffin filing for divorce if his wife of 11 years anne griffin this summer claiming irreconcilable differences. mrs. griffin now asking a judge to throw out their prenuptial agreement saying tuesday she signed it under duress. >> this could be one of the biggest divorces we've ever seen in this country. >> reporter: in legal filings anne griffin once a successful money manager herself said the prenup would leave her with just
1% of her husband's net worth which has been estimated at over $5 billion. >> how big a deal is ken griffin. >> he is as big a deal as they come. he's the guy that people in the financial industry want to be and the guy they fear. >> reporter: the couple who has three children were married in 2003 in a lavish ceremony held at the palace of versailles in france. mrs. griffin alleging in the days before they walked down the aisle the couple argued intensely about their prenup. she claims her soon-to-be husband became violent asking her to go to a psychologist who she says convinced her to sign it. something she says she did just three hours before their rehearsal dinner. mrs. griffin also saying her husband failed to disclose he had a previous professional relationship with the psychologist. lawyers for ken griffin telling abc news anne's allegations are salacious and simply untrue. now a judge will decide how this fortune unfolds.
for "good morning america," linzie janis, abc news, new york. >> indeed and she is also asking for sole custody of her three kids and wants to move them from chicago to new york and a lot of conversation about that prenup being forced to sign it. how do you force someone? a lot of questions. >> yeah. tough decision. >> all right, coming up, country music legend, we love it when he comes by, garthth brooks getting ready to hit the road and has a new song out today. >> and the two teachers getting "footloose" for a good cause as the kids go back to school. they're here live. ♪ please louise [ mike ] i wanted to do some good for my guys.
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♪ now i gotta cut loose footloose kick off the sunday shoes ♪ ♪ please louise pull me off of my knees ♪ ♪ jack get mac come on before we crack ♪ ♪ lose -- >> don't tire yourself out. save some for me. when you think back on that video, i mean, what really inspired you to start making these videos for the students? >> we had amazing educators in our lives who inspired us to dream big and incredibly proud of our students and staff at union and wanted to show it off to the world and just guild a super fun and engaging learning environment. >> so how many students do you have participating with you in this video? >> this year we had just around 40. we have an amazing staff, amazing students. they all loved it. we look forward to doing it every single year if what's next year? what's next year's song because one direction. you did jason derulo. what is next year's song?
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>> good morning i'm tamala edwards, 7:56 now thursday, september 4. let's get a look at your traffic and go over to matt pellman good morning. >> reporter: not such a nice situation in horsham. a dump truck overturned on 611 northbound lanes at more land avenue. they are forcing all northbound traffic off maple avenue by the maple hill apartments. it's a parking lot in the area, you don't want to get involved in this stay with us on county line or horsham road as alternates around the accident scene blocking northbound 6 11.
we have slow speeds on turnpike come away from bensalem. vin street approaching the -- vine street approaching the schuylkill expressway, it's a parking lot. southbound lanes go from academy to the vine street express way center city. it's turned into a very, very busy thursday this morning. >> let's turn to sky 6, looking at atlantic city, new jersey. . it's going to be warm across the region. 71 in philadelphia. allentown, 63. 61 in trenton. 69 in wilmington, we're up to 73 along the coastal communities. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast shows a high in the city of 89 this afternoon. we'll hit 84 down the shore. warm across the region with sun and clouds occasionally, but not all that humid. tomorrow, more humid a slight
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♪ good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. and the highly anticipated "dancing with the stars" cast reveal is happening here live on "gma." who's waltzing on to the screen and tangoing into our hears. the announcement mows away. would you try the tunneler tail mer. the hot new weight loss accessory women are tying around their waist to drop those pounds. can it really help you shed unwanted weight? it's a full house this morning. country superstar garthth brooks taking over times square. what he's revealing only to robin live right here. we're shaking it off this thursday morning as we say -- >> good morning, america.
♪ ♪ that's what people say that's what people say ♪ ♪ but i keep cruising can't stop won't stop moving ♪ ♪ it's like i got this music in my mind saying it's gonna be all right ♪ ♪ 'cause the player gonna play play play play ♪ >> this is a first the pros dancing like this for us. what a special treat. yeah, they're shaking it off. our first live spectacular performance by the pros so who will their partners be? celebrities, we'll find out. just mopes away as we reveal it for season 19. the mirrorball trophy right here. let's see. tom and erin will be here with the big announcement already. >> so much excitement on social media. a lot of questions out there.
julia wants to know what made you want to do "dancing with the stars"? she's wondering from all of the new cast members. also wants to know who encouraged to you do it. so many questions pouring in. we'll have some answers coming up, right, mike? >> another viewer, melissa, she wanted know what was your first impression when you first met your partner? we'll answer all those things and have the big reveal. maybe i'm not sitting behind this desk. >> you're such a big tease. >> those outfits those guys are wearing. i could pull that off. a lot coming up first news from amy. good morning. we begin with president obama calling on world leaders to confront the militant group isis. the issue wasn't even originally on the agenda of today's fate to summit but now it is front and center. the president joining british prime minister david cameron today declaring that the u.s. and britain will, quote, not be cowed by islamic extremists and cameron ramped up the prospects of air strike without the syrian regime's permission. this comes as a u.s. spy plane
flies over syria searching for the isis commander and the man believed responsible for executing americans james foley and steven sotloff. also breaking overnight a new video from the leader of al qaeda announcing the terror group is expanding into india. that is raising concerns about possible new tensions between nuclear powers india and pakistan. back in this country in reno, neff -- a routine demonstration at a science museum erupted into a fireball. children were screaming in fear astin experiment using a smoke tornado machine set off an unexpected flash. 13 people were injured including seven children. most suffering smoke inhalation and minor burns. and police near nashville, tennessee, say calm has now been restored at this juvenile desense center where dozens of teens revolted overnight attacking the guards. this is the same facility where 32 teens escaped on monday. six of them are still on the run. and two kayakers got the fright of their lives off
massachusetts. they were taking pictures of seals when suddenly a shark took a bite out of one of their boats and knocked them both into the water. fortunately that shark swam away. they were not injured but experts have confirmed the bite marks on that kayak belong to a great white. and here's the appetite of a great white on full display much a camera crew in new zealand trying to film underwater. the shark had another idea trying to scoop up that camera in its mouth before it eventually fell into the ocean floor. and big news this morning from our colleagues over at "the view." abc making it official naming actress rosie perez and political anise analyst nicolle wallace who will join whoop by goldberg and rosie o'donnell when it premieres september 15th. finally, everyone, mug shots can be quite unflattering. but one arkansas woman was all dolled up for hers and there's a reason why. brandy allen accused of taking
more than $140 worth of eye shadow from a beauty store and here she is apparently wearing said evidence. the store manager says that allen claimed it was hers but you know what, you just can't make it up. >> that was for you. >> is the trend the puns you throw over to us? >> i try to mix it up. >> we do pun meetings once a day, she and i. she wasn't caught red-handed. she was caught blue-eyed. >> ooh. >> on "gma." ♪ >> we're waiting for amy's dumb criminal book coming out next year. thanks a lot. now we have a major change that could have a big impact on your diet and health. perdue is removing antibiotics from nearly all its chicken and jen ashton here with the details. pretty big. >> it is definitely big news and it's a step in the right direction because there's been growing evidence that there is a link between the overuse of
antibiotics in livestock and then antibiotic resistance which then affects humans so in theory the healthier the animals, the healthier the people who eat the meat from those animals. >> what do you think? >> it's an important first step but need to broaden it out to how they're treated, raised and lived because if they're jammed into close quarters and peck each other and they spread infection, that's not good for them and it's not good for us but it's much more than the issue of antibiotics. it's are they being given hormones? what are they being fed and how are they living so an important step but it's not the whole picture. >> their living conditions is why they're given antibiotics in the first place. >> part of the reason. it's -- they get an infection and it spreads. not only bad business for the farmer who is growing them but bad for those animals and then bad for our health but, again, when you're talking about antibiotic resistance, we need to use those antibiotics. >> this is only the beginning because we hear about that all the time, the overuse of antibiotics and they just don't work. >> that's right and we need to
start with doctors prescribing them well and patients not asking for them when not necessary and use the right one in the right scenario. >> thanks very much. mike, you're going to go over with the "morning menu." >> i'm going to go over. here's a look at what's ahead on the "gma morning menu" from the social square powered by samsung technology. the tummy tamer. can it help you drop unwanted pounds? country music legend garth brooks is here live. and we reveal the brand-new "dancing with the stars" cast in just moments. tom and erin are here live. the skies will be ready for that mirrorball trophy all coming up live on "gma" in times square. ♪ "gma's morning menu" is brought to you by nexium. new nexium 24 hour, now available without a prescription.
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♪ just gonna shake shake shake ♪ shake it off >> ah. >> shaking it, shaking it. >> all about dancing this morning. moment as way from the big "dancing with the stars" cast reveal and as you can see we're not the only ones excited. this elephant. >> elephants like music too. >> yeah. >> smart animals. >> serious moves. and the beat. and the beat. >> elephant has talent. >> just nice to watch. just puts a smile on your face. >> this song is so catchy. >> yeah. >> we've been hearing it all morning long. >> as amy said in the interview with taylor swift, the words if you really listen, i love
singing it with my 9-year-old girl because it's just very powerful. so is this. let me start with "pop news." i hope you love this story as much as i do. one golfer hitting the course not only swinging his way to success he is swinging his way right into our hearts. 3-year-old tommy morsi was born without one of his arms but that has not stopped him from teeing off like a champ. his parents say that people tell them how incredible and inspiring tommy is. adults are envious of his smooth and powerful swing and doctors predicted that tommy would have exceptional hand/eye coordination and body and brain think he is right handed but because he doesn't have a right arm his brain has to work overtime do compensate which makes him an extraordinary athlete. it's simple for him. his motto, grip it and rip it. >> i love it. >> he's not afraid of that water at all. >> no. >> he's driving it further than me. >> so keep your eyes on tommy. >> uh-huh. also in "pop news" this morning, george clooney, his next project will be directing,
okay, actually his next project will be his wedding then he'll be directing a film adaptation of nick davies' book sharyn hakken -- "hack attack." it shut down news of the world after 168 years in print and george said his announcement, this has all those elements. lying, corruption, blackmail and the fact that it's true is the best part. >> he gets to take on the tabloid press. >> yeah, there will be certain satisfaction in that, i'm sure. no word on when he'll start production. the wedding we hear, though, is fast approaching and good luck on both. and then finally, this guy, named grover is having a really good morning. check it out. ♪ so grover's parents built a playpen with plastic balls just to see how he responds, clearly grover really, really likes it and reminded me how we feel on days like today and then we feel
like this after the show ends. just a little glimpse inside the lives of the "good morning america" team. >> thank you, grover. thanks, lara. "heat index" coming up. first ginger with a check of the weather. >> we're feeling good right now out here. my new friend. your name. >> carol. >> carol from a small town, she says. just a small town girl from new mexico. look at this. she wants to be on "gma." we'll ahead and check that off. all set there and we have news about the southwest, i want you to hear about it. hurricane norbert will parallel baja and moisture will get up into the southwest so the monsoon flow going to grab it and you see just south of albuquerque, the moisture adding up to some places 2 to 3 inches and flash flooding start of the weekend and there we go in new york stock exchange city anything but very dry, comfortable, behind that front that we had. 73 this morning or you see in new york, then you look at the showers from
. thanks, ginger, david murphy on the terrace. we have sunshine and clouds around. warm, temperatures getting over 70 in philadelphia. very warm this afternoon, 89 degrees. not too humid, but a little on the sweaty side. tomorrow, warm and humid, high of 895 slight chance of an afternoon thunderstorm. humid, saturday, high of 89 better chance where we've got a period of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening. >> i just love this party we're having down in times square. they're celebrating dallas and just had a baby and enjoying new york city. let's go ahead and get inside. >> a real party atmosphere. the "heat index," the latest trend in weight loss. it's actually something used by the ancient egyptians, a belly band you wear around your stomach. shrink your waistline by preventing you from overeating. abc's mara schiavocampo checks it out.
♪ >> reporter: it's the latest weight loss trend. no, not a juicer or insane workout but the malory band, a simple polyester cord designed to help you lose weight just by wearing it around your waist. >> as you eat your stomach expands and it makes the band start to feel tighter and that's an alert for your brain to say, i've had enough. >> reporter: penny pmalory says she was inspired after meeting a man who wore a piece of string around his waist to gauge how full he was getting. >> it gives you a constant gauge. there's no cheating. no lying to yourself. >> reporter: this purported curve curber sells for 40 bucks and get this, it's meant to be worn 24/7. while you sleep, at the gym, even in the shower. it seems to be working for some. mom mary peacock has lost 16
pounds in nine months. >> it's like a psychological reminder. >> reporter: 29-year-old ashley sun derland is also a fan of the band. she lost 25 pounds in five months changing her eating habits and picking up yoga. >> it has really helped me recognize when enough is enough and when i'm full. >> reporter: but not everyone thinks this string is a slimming solution. >> really when it comes down to it it's calories that matter when it comes to weight loss. >> reporter: so this is no different than an incentive of wearing smaller pants. >> right. but personally i would rather wear a smaller size jeans or a smaller pair of pants than wearing a tighter polyester cord around my waist. >> the piece of string cannot make you lose weight but remind you and encourage you. >> reporter: unique idea that certainly is striking a cord. for "good morning america," mara schiavocampo, abc news, new york. >> i think it makes sense and you know when i was a gymnast
back in the day, we had to wear bands around our stomachs -- if for the same reason. >> it was more for posture but a reminder to stay fit and so i remember my mom sewed a froggy on it to make me happier wearing split same is if your waistband is snug, you don't really want to eat. i do get it. thanks, para. up to robin and george right now. >> we are up here. [ cheers and applause ] the cast of "dancing with the stars." can you believe -- can you believe season 19. >> 19, tom bergeron, erin andrews are here to do the honors, take it away, guys. good to see you guys. >> right to it. first off, this actor showed off his dance moves on the "fresh prince of bel-air." it's alfonso and his partner, witney carson.
oh, fancy-schmanciment. >> her dad ruled "duck dynasty" but will this reality star rule the ballroom. say hello to sadie robertson and her partner mark ballas. [ applause ] >> thank you. >> we got to take that back to california with us. i think. he won the daytona 500 twice, but can he win the coveted mirrorball trophy? let's bring out michael waltrip and his partner emma slater. [ applause ] >> oh, well, that's not -- >> co-worker of mine too. our next contestant is an olympic hurdler and bobsledder. say hello to lolo jones and her partner keoikantse motsepe.
>> oh, very nice. keo, one of our new pros. next up he starred in "mean girls" opposite lindsay lohan please welcome jonathan bennett and his partner also one of our new pros, allison holker. [ cheers and applause ] >> get ready. a lot of "mean girl" references from me this season. all right, this actress is best known for starring in "back to the future" but does she have a mirrorball trophy in her future. come out leah thompson and her partner artem chigvintsev. [ cheers and applause ] >> well done, you two. >> i almost went with the low cut show artem has on. >> i thought as much. >> okay. so, george and i were going to
take it over and say alfonso, great to see you. >> great to be seen. >> you know what, i see you every morning, though. >> you do. >> yes, we have somebody in our control room, he's our technical director, bobby. he does a mean ♪ it's not shush >> a mean carlton. >> you see. can we -- ♪ >> that's not bad. that's not bad. i went back there earlier and hung out with him a little bit because you know -- >> no, no, no. there's a twin in the back. i was like really. no, i just read another brother. >> can we expect to see the carlton? >> do you expect to see the carlton? i think we are thinking about it. we are planning it at some point. >> at some point. >> we will absolutely give the fans what they would love to see which is the carlton dance but we have three -- i have three dances i've got to give, the carlton and the jump on it and
give a little michael jackson. as you foe -- [ applause ] >> can you handle this? >> i am trying to. >> can you annual alphonso. >> i have to give the audience this. >> yes, yes. we have lea. i understand you'll be drawing on your roots as a serious ballerina when you were young. >> i started out in new york and pennsylvania and minnesota as a ballet dancer and -- but that was 32 years ago. so. >> just like riding a bicycle. >> yeah. >> kind of. >> and lolo, olympians have had a pretty good run. meryl davis just last season. >> i know. it's a lot of pressure. a lot of pressure on me. i'll definitely be calling her for tips. >> hey, michael, we saw, hmm, when you were there with your new dance partner. >> a lot of things going on there. >> you're getting a rub down there. >> very intense training so far. i've enjoyed every minute of it. >> he's got his own move,
carlton does. i'm a race car driver. we thought about a move for me. what do you think, maybe skid marks. >> there's so many ways you can go with that but we -- helio, helio castroneves, he won it all. >> he said you've got this, mike. i know you can do it. you need to do two things, make fun of yourself and hit on your dancer. i said, check that. >> already accomplished one of them. >> halfway there. halfway there. >> sadie, i have to know. how did the rest of the "duck dynasty" clan react when they found out about this? >> well, they thought it was hilarious. we don't really have that much dancing experience in our family but it's going to be really funny to see them all at the show. >> anybody there you can practice with? >> uncle sy maybe. >> how about you, jonathan? have you watched the show over the years. >> oh, my gosh. yes. obsessed. like ever since i saw -- i want
to be on that show. i want to be on the show and -- >> i want to be a dancer. >> yeah and now that i'm on the show everything hurts. so it's like maybe i was regretting my choices but, no, it's so much fun. i love it. >> so you're all in all of you. >> yeah. >> okay. >> you guys are excited. >> love it. can't wait to start. >> they have what it takes, mark? >> oh, yeah, oh, yeah, i think so. it's going to be fun. >> i think so. >> but you know you're going to have some stiff competition this. is just six right here. there are seven more to go. is that correct? >> that's right. we'll reveal the final seven celebrities coming up next. [ applause ]
>> good morning, dillworth park officially opened outside city hall. it includes green space and can have at a and fountain that becomes an ice rink during the winters. we'll have a live report on "action news" at noon. 8:27, september 4, i'm tamala edwards. you say we have a lot of problems on the roads. >> reporter: what a mess it's turned into i-95 northbound side a parking lot from broad to vine street. a serious accident with emergency crews blocking most of the lanes. if you're hopping on to the westbound side of the vine it's at a crawl. the crash approaching 76 has
cleared. damage is done, the delays filled back on to the ben franklin bridge moving at a snails pace out of the camden into center city. i-95 there's a seven vehicle crash taking out the left lane. >> reporter: let's go over to david murphy, good morning. >> reporter: it's comfortable this morning, standing in the sun it's warm. 71 in philadelphia. that will go up quickly. almost 70 in wilmington, over 70 do you want shore, 63 in in allentown. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, a very warm 89. tomorrow, warm, 89. more humid a slight chance of an afternoon thunderstorm. humid saturday, 89. better chance of an afternoon shower or thunderstorm on saturday, tam. >> coming up on "g.m.a.," the
♪ [ cheers and applause ] ♪ nothing in my brain ♪ that's what people say can't stop won't stop ♪ it's like i got this music in my mind saying it's gonna be all right 'cause the players gonna play play play ♪ >> there they are, the pros from "dancing with the stars" heating up times square with a little taylor swift. half of them know their celebrity partners but a lot more coming up. >> we're off to a great start. can we have a "gma" version of "dancing with the stars." every time they're here you just feel like -- okay. >> did i say that out loud? >> i was like, no. >> you know what, you know why
also we're happy? garth brooks. our good friend is here again. the country music legend. he's releasing a brand-new song this morning. he's about to go on tour. there's so much to talk to mr. garth brooks about. >> can't wait for that. and then take a look. it doesn't stop there. supermodel gisele bundchen and gold medal olympic skier lindsey vonn in the social square talking about their new project and garth brooks. >> he's not going anywhere. >> in a good place. >> erin's reaction. i know, gisele bundchen -- i'm telling you. >> all dancers are. >> all right. we'll talk to her. i will check that out for you coming up. first, though, the rest of the exciting reveal of the cast of "dancing with the stars" so we've met half of the new stars now tom and erin are about to annoyance the over celebs that
will hit the dance floor in season 19. >> yeah, season 19, get gisele out of your mind for the time being. erase, erase, erase. >> that pony of tail. this next star is known for his work on "general hospital" but millions have loved his calvin klein billboard, as well. say hello to antonio sabato jr. and his partner cheryl burke. [ applause ] >> cheryl always gets the good ones. >> i went through that set piece at airport security just yesterday. it was interesting. >> all right, all right. our next competitor is a six-time world mix martial champ and star of "the expendables "three known as the natural in the ring but is he a natural on the dance floor. let's bring out randy couture and his partner karina smirnoff.
[ applause ] >> whoo. >> all righty. now she plays a pretty little liar on tv but will she be a daring dancer. let's welcome janel parrish and her partner val chmerkovskiy. [ applause ] >> get ready, janel. that'll be the last time you see val smile in a while. just kidding. oh, stop you always are. you smile too when he's around. you remember him, you remember him. >> yeah, i do. >> and you're very excited. why don't you introduce him. >> oh really. i will only say i was talking to him backstage and doing that gave me the munchies as half of the legendary comedy team cheech and chong, will he win or will
his dancing dreams go up in smoke. tommy chong and his partner peta murgatroyd. [ applause ] >> there you go. >> he was actually on my flight on the way over here and all the flight attendants were like getting his picture on the way. can we have one more? can we have more. selfies on that united flight. >> you take the next one. >> you want me to. this fashion designer does gymnastics down the runway and cartwheeling her way into the bethroom. betsey johnson and her partner, tony dovolani. [ applause ] >> want me to do it? >> yeah. >> all right. i just wonder is she going to get to design her outfits? i hope so. this 18-year-old, nothing against her -- sorry.
this 18-year-old youtube star has over 7 million subscribers. she got the viewer votes. we hope they're all watching "dancing with the stars" but will she click with the judges. here's bethany mota and her partner derek hough. [ applause ] >> hello. >> very nice. >> now we have one more competitor and he's live via remote in l.a. you may recognize him from his tv and radio shows. please welcome tavis smiley and his partner sharna burgess. hey, tavist, hey, sharna. >> lara. >> we have to get to some questions and start with antonio. great to see you again, congratulations. >> thank you. >> and what are the plans if you were a guessing guy how many times do you think you will be without shirt during the season? >> i don't know. you have to ask cheryl that.
>> he's just so ugly of i don't know what to do. i don't know. i would say, you know, a few times maybe a little shirtless maybe pantless -- >> we've been training hard. i'm so glad to be with her. she's the best. >> i have randy over here. what do you think will be tougher, the dance floor or the ring? >> e. i think the dance floor is definitely going to be tough. we'ven enjoying the training. i found some new muscles i didn't know i had. >> so a tough partner. >> he is but he is working very hard. >> i can tell. >> how is it possible for him to find new muscles? janel, i have to tell you, our scouts are saying that you may be the one to beat. they think you've got to go all the way. >> no measure pressure. >> my partner is pretty awesome so we'll see. >> yes. >> ready to put her to work? >> for sure. >> i'm going to ask betsy this.
so we said it -- some said it before. you will do gymnastics down the runway. will you incorporate your signature moves into your dancing? >> oh, i'll definitely plan on putting that in. >> at the end. >> he's got a plan. at the end when i'm completely shocked. >> when you have nothing he, rely on the go-tos. >> that's it. >> great that you're here. best of luck to you. >> thank you. >> we got tommy over here for so long we all know it was cheech and chong. are we ready for chong and murgatroyd? >> yeah. absolutely. absolutely. it's time. >> it's time. how is he on the dance floor. >> he's been awesome. he's dedicated and we have a lot of fun together. >> so what can we expect from you? >> i can't tell you that. they'd kick me off the show. >> it's a little suspense there, all right, tommy, thank you. >> okay. finally, bethany, so many click
on you. my girl is excited. just texted me. can you make that same connection with the pros that you've made with so many young people online? >> i hope so. i mean just being me doing my thing. i think it's going to be interesting. i've never done anything like this before so it'll be a fun experience if what do you think, derek? you guys have already started. >> we have. she's doing great. she's got some sass. i'm excited. >> this guy is not too shabby. pretty good track record. >> tavist, i'm used to seeing you on sunday mornings. >> i didn't know you could dance. >> i didn't know i could either. >> well, i guess we're all going to find out. >> i guess we'll find out. i'm about to turn 50 in a few weeks so i figured, george, i would do one last foolish thing before i turn 50 and after that i'm going to get serious about my life. maybe a talk show on pbs. maybe an appearance on "this week" on abc, write some books on poverty. i'll get serious after 50 but one last foolish thing before i
turn 50. >> thank you, tavist. >> foolish and i dare say will be fun. all of you guys, congratulations, we'll be watching. everybody, don't miss "dancing with the stars" premiering on monday, september 15th. :00, 7:00 central right here on abc. and we want to get down to our "gma" dancer, miss ginger with the weather. >> i want to be on this set every day. tom and -- i love this. okay. so i'm not going to dance. let's go ahead and talk about the forecast instead. it looks like hail is falling here in the set. but look, it's that hail that really fell and pictures for you and severe storm possibilities riding along the lopez system and front from des moines to marquette. green bay involved. hail and damaging winds and a tornado is not out of the question. >> reporter: thanks, ginger, david murphy on the terrace. we have a sun and clouds mix across the region and it's warm
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yeah. oh, my goodness. i know they're having a good time upstairs. we are thrilled down here because our good friend garth brooks is here. do you know he has some new music that is out today? he's working on an album. he is going on tour. you can see here world tour 2014. now, you gave us a heads-up about that last time. >> you were the one that got me in so much trouble, yes. >> that's right. >> yes, you did. you killed me but it was out so now we're back here to say thank you and the circle is complete because tonight it all starts. >> uh-huh. in chicago. >> in chicago. >> we're going to get to that in a moment. but i want to talk about "people loving people" because i remember the first one, the first one that came out 25 years ago, it's been since 2007 was the last time you had -- >> much too young. >> much too young to feel this on morning tv but tell us, do you get get that same excitement when a new one is coming out. >> i heard this on the radio yesterday evening for the first time and it just -- if somebody
sits here and says, uh, it's okay if you hear yourself on the radio, they're lying to you. it's the greatest thing. >> doesn't get old. >> it's fantastic. >> you worked with some great writers again and they just -- they swarm around you 24/7. >> i tell you what, nashville is blessed with writers, great writers in the town writing better than they ever have and "people loving people," i didn't write it but time telling everybody i did. what a great message. i love it. >> you also have a message leaving here going to chicago to perform with miss yearwood. >> yes. >> start the world tour tonight. >> but you also because it sold out like that so you were gracious enough you're adding another show. >> we ended up with 11 down there which is nice. this morning at 10 all the holds for the production because the production is now in seeing what the great seats are they killed to protect now they'll open up at 10:00 this morning so they'll probably be the best seats in the house getting ready to open up. >> did y'all hear that at 10:00
a.m. central time, chicago, you're going to have some more seat as valuable. that is so great. >> going to be fun. the more the merrier we're ready. >> we were chatting during the commercial break and all that. you're a dear old friend and we're talking about how things change and i know that you said when people come and see you, people have seen you over the years and they love it. you said they'll see the cornerstone of who you are but also some new things. >> yeah, i mean we bring new things but the truth is i'm a fan and sit in that audience and go see the people i love and i don't go there to hear the new stuff. i go to hear the old stuff so brought all our old stuff with us and sprinkle a little new stuff but it's going to be fun and, again, this is something you caused by -- >> yeah, you're going to blame it on me. >> but this room has been a big room for huge statements for us. >> yeah. >> so i'm just going to tell you right now i wish you could come back with us because we're having a press conference at 1:00 and what we announced here nine months ago can't hold a candle to what we're going to -- >> i'm throwing these cards away.
i'm throwing -- so what you got? >> i can't tell you. i can't tell you. 1:00 though today i'm telling you get on that plane, come back with me. i'll send the plane right back here. you'll be the only one on it, come see us. hang with us. watch us as it goes down because music history is about to change. i'll put it that way. >> i'm getting on that plane. >> are you relly. >> i'm going to get on that plane. >> you know how long i've waited for that statement. >> i'm going to get on that plane. >> now my producer is going crazy because i have something for later today -- clearing my schedule. >> tell the producer to come with us too. >> i'm going -- >> you're going to need your team. yes, you're going to need your team. >> so there's something -- so 1:00. 1:00 there's going to be a huge announcement. >> this is going to be awesome. it's going to -- there's a new window opening in digital music coming and i'm very proud to be a part of it. >> okay, well, i got to go pack my bags so we'll kit this short. >> we can just go shopping when we get there. >> oh.
garth brooks. he has a new single. "people loving people." i love this people right here. but stay tuned because i'm going to get on a plane with garth and hear that big announcement at 1:00. 10:00 central time. ticket, more tickets going on sale in chicago. we'll be right back. give me some love. give me some love. >> thank you very much. so good to see you. >> i'm going. i'm with you. >> i don't want to shame you into it. coming up, gisele bundchen and lindsey vonn join us live brought to you by under armour.
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>> ooh. >> gisele, do you really do that for a workout? >> yes, i do a lot of different things. i really enjoy moving my body but you learn something from that, right? what did you learn? >> not to approach her. >> don't get on my bad side. >> no, no, no there is no wrong side. >> i'm kidding. >> i will what i want. what does it mean to you? >> i think it really -- i think it's a wonderful campaign because it's will what you want is creating what you want. it's not listening to the outside noise and just having your clear intention and clear focus and whatever you want in your life.
>> clearly people want under armour because the announcement was made and the stock has gone up significantly. congratulations on that. and the whole idea is to get women and their business as big if not bigger than their men's business. lindsey, why do you think you're the right voices and faces to make that happen. >> i mean, we're real. you know, as you can see from all the ads we're tough. we're gritty and, you know, she may be completely perfect, but -- >> no, no. >> she's working out in the gym and like everyone else and, you know for me as an athlete i will what i want completely encompasses me and my motto and i've had two knee surgeries now and some people say i won't come back but i will what i want -- >> you will it. you want it. that's the essence. the ceo kevin plank gave me quotes but. gisele is all about heart, spirit and emotion, dash pugs. lindsey is all about physical and fist bumps, bam! >> bam. >> what a great combination. >> thank you, kevin. >> that sort of encompasses the
under armour spirit. >> i hi so. >> we're a good combo. >> the beautiful thing about women it's a whole picture. it's the heart, the love, the will. it's the strength, it's the softness. it's all of it that makes us i think, you know women which is beautiful. you know. our sensitivity and our strength at the same time so i think it really shows that. it shows i think the campaign was focusing on showing all that that women -- that we women carry inside of us. >> nice to see you do have to work out. >> honey. >> whoo. >> totally perfect. without anything. she goes to the gym. >> everything in life, you got to work for it. >> we'll hear so much more from boat of these gals tomorrow with robin and we'll be right back here on "good morning america." stay with us.
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determine the cause of death and to see if the shooting victim that officers were looking for, if it happens to be the same man. we'll have a live update on "action news" at noon. 8:56, thursday, september 4. ful i'm tamala edwards. matt it started out as a nice day on the roads, but it didn't end that way. >> reporter: we're happy to see this come to an end. it's a rough one on i-95 a crash 0 on the shoulder near the vine. there's one in the soccor zone on catman -- cottman avenue. earlier crash on the impress way gave us heavy traffic on the ben franklin bridge. in horsham an overturned dump truck is blocking the northbound side of 611 that's another good spot to a void. >> let's let's find out what to expect in accuweather. >> reporter: all right, tam,
we're up to 74 degrees in philadelphia. same thing in wilmington, and millville. 67 in allentown, 65 in trenton, mid 70s down the shore. this afternoon very warm a high of 89 but not all that humid. tomorrow, warm and more humid there's a chance of a spotty thunderstorm, high of 89 saturday more humid, afternoon storms probably more likely on saturday afternoon and evening. another high of 89 there, a lot nicer on sunday. >> coming today on "action news" at noon, philadelphia is cutting a ribbon on a major investment in center city we'll take you live to the new dillworth park outside city hall. i'm tamala edwards. have a great thurs
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