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good morning, america. and there's breaking news. bomb scare for the queen. irish police defuse a bomb on a bus, as queen elizabeth arrives for her historic visit. inside the plot to target the monarch. schwarzenegger shocker. a stunning revelation in the split between arnold and maria. the secret baby he fathered to a woman on their staff that led to the end of their marriage. and one of the world's most powerful mental has gone from a luxury suite to one of the world's toughest jails. the global money man's world of hard knocks. cheers, fears, chills and spills. the heart-stopping moment that brought down kym johnson on the dance floor. and her return to the ballroom that made hines ward break down in tears.
see all the rain coming down. and there is so much happening overnight. breaking news out of ireland. police found a bomb on a bus hours before queen elizabeth arrived in dublin this morning for a historic visit. you see her plane landing right there. it was followed by a second bomb scare. we have details in just a moment. but first, the details in the arnold schwarzenegger story. after midnight, "the los angeles times" broke the story that he fathered a child with a member of his household staff more than ten years ago. turns out his wife, maria, didn't know anything about it until he told her earlier this year. that's when she moved out of their brentwood mansion. david wright has been tracking this from l.a. david, it sure puts a new twist on their split. >> reporter: one hollywood split. apparently schwarzenegger has been keeping this secret for years. and, as you say, he and maria shriver abruptly announced their separation last week. but no word on what caused the
split, until now. overnight, schwarzenegger came clean about his real-life "true lies." saying, quote, after leaving the governor's office, i told my wife about this event, which occurred over a decade ago. there are no excuses. and i take full responsibility for the hurt i have caused. according to "the los angeles times," schwarzenegger fathered the child before he ran for office, with a member of their household staff. a woman who worked in his home, alongside shriver and their four children, for two decades. the mother, whose identity is still unknown told "the times," quote, i wanted to achieve my 20 years. then, i asked to retire. after schwarzenegger confessed to shriver, the couple separated. and she moved out of their brentwood home. >> if i did behave inappropriately, i want to say i'm sorry and i apologize. >> reporter: for years, schwarzenegger has dodged allegations of infidelity, with
his wife famously dodging "oprah." >> i'm a modern woman. i'm not bred to look the other way. >> reporter: then, he gave an optimistic spin. >> we both love each other very much. and we're taking one day at a time. >> reporter: but "the times" reports that his deception is long and deep. that he financially supported his child from the start, even as the mother claimed that the father was her then-husband. >> like a lot of you, i'm in transition. >> reporter: on friday, maria shriver tweeted a foretelling message. to his end, schwarzenegger who once famously uttered these words -- >> who is your daddy? and what does he do? >> reporter: now offers this mea culpa. i've apologized to maria, my children and my family. i am truly sorry. schwarzenegger and shriver's children range in age from 13 to 21. four of them, altogether. plus, this other child of
schwarzenegger's, born out of wedlock. and this couple, once california's highest profile couple, now appears to be terminated, george. >> and david, this story is just developing. we don't have a lot of answers to the questions. but one thing that is unclear, even though arnold gave the child financial support. it's unclear if the child knew whether he was the child's father. >> reporter: that's what everyone wants to know. however, for now, everyone is protecting the privacy of the child and also, the mother, for obvious reasons. >> we'll get reaction from james carville on this in a moment. now, let's get to the breaking news on the bomb scare in ireland. the queen just arrives for a historic visit today. she is surrounded by the biggest security operation in irish history. miguel marquez has been tracking this overnight and joins us from
london burreau with more. >> reporter: good morning, robin. the queen's plane has just touched down in ireland. and given the enormously symbolic nature of their visit, some threats have emerged. an explosive device on a bus was neutralized by the irish security forces. there was a second bomb threat called in. that turned out to be a hoax. queen elizabeth's four-day visit is called a new chapter in irish political relation. she is the first monarch to visit ireland since it gained independence from britain in 1922. some irish, clinging to their hatred toward britain, because of that war. but the queen was invited by the irish president. so, clearly, both sides feel it is time to begin anew. >> we see her right now greeting people on the tarmac. other recent threats, as well, miguel. correct? >> reporter: there have. the queen's visit has inspired threats here in london, as well. even before she arrived, it was creating waves, her visit.
there was a credible bomb threat in london. dissidents from northern ireland are always fighting over the republic of ireland. police picked up a specific code or specific code words known to police here in the u.k. there was no bomb discovered in london. but it is certainly keeping police and londoners on their toes. >> you continue to see the pictures, as we do, too. hope that everything goes well. miguel marquez in london, thank you so much. now, to the presidential campaign, over before it really began. abc news was the first to break the story monday that donald trump was dropping out of the race for president. but was the campaign just a pr stunt to boost viewers on "celebrity apprentice"? john berman, you tracked the whole campaign, if that's what you want to call it. >> reporter: his aides swear he hired a campaign manager, a finance director, a campaign staff. if he decided to run, things were in place. but there's others saying this whole thing was a charade. that all along, this was another side show in the donald trump
circus. for more than a month, it was all trump, all the time. >> donald trump. >> donald trump. >> donald trump. >> donald trump. >> donald trump. >> he lived it, loved it, and laid it on thick. was he running? >> i think you're going to be very surprised. you may very well be surprised. i think you'll probably be surprised. >> reporter: not just a surprise. a serious surprise. he told "good morning america" -- >> i have never been so serious as i am now. >> reporter: in the end, a seriously surprising dud. telling advertisers he would stay on nbc's "celebrity apprentice." and -- >> i will not be running for president, as much as i'd like to. >> reporter: his reasons? well, he says business is my greatest passion. and i'm not ready to leave the private sector. another passion, money. some reports say nbc is paying him as much as $60 million to stay on tv. bad news for meatloaf. >> meatloaf, you're fired. >> reporter: but maybe good news for voters.
64% of americans say they wouldn't vote for trump. >> donald trump blew it. and made himself look like a fool. >> reporter: there were the jokes, especially after the president released his birth certificate, proving again that trump's birther claims were false. >> donald trump has been saying that he would run for president as a republican. which is surprising because i just assumed he was running as a joke. >> reporter: we have been through this before. there was a time when he was serious about running in 1988 and 2000. even for governor in 2006. the lesson here, when it comes to campaign 2016 and trump says he's seriously going to surprise us, he's seriously skeptical. now, we won't get to see his financial statements that he promised you, george, he would be releasing. and we will not get to see that proof that he had investigators on the ground in hawaii looking for the president's birth records. now, he just closes up the circus and goes home. >> with a lot more cash in his pocket. >> indeed.
let's bring in james carville on all this right now. james, i want to get to this and what it means to the republican field in just a minute. first, the breaking news overnight from arnold schwarzenegger that he fathered a child more than ten years ago. one of the amazing things about this story is he was able to keep it a secret, for more than ten years. even though there was a lot of focus on his extramarital affairs when he first ran for governor. >> it is pretty stunning. and the first thing anybody thinks about, he's got children 13 through 21 i think. they're really getting blind-sided by this thing. you know, it's not going to stop. it's a number of questions left to be answered. they're going to have to be answered. and the third thing is, as he put himself out there, knowing there was scrutiny on his personal life. that was a risky thing getting into politics. it's an amazing story. >> it is pretty amazing. that's a good point. let's turn to donald trump. i guess the big question right there, was everyone punk'd by donald trump? >> first of all, shakespeare would have loved this broadcast. we've gone from tragedy to comedy right away.
i think that the press actually did a good job, particularly "good morning america," about getting trump out there. this guy got out because he was -- he realized rather late that he was making a fool of himself. and that's what the political system does. you have to remember, our friend mark halperin pointed out, when trump was talking about the birther foolishness instead of focusing on his economic message, he actually had some resonance out there. with him gone and huckabee gone, we gotta remember, there's nobody on the popular side of the republican equation right now. >> and is there anyone out there that can fill that space? in past campaigns, we saw it filled by ross perot, pat buchanan. is there anyone filling it right now? maybe michelle bachmann of minnesota? >> last night, i wracked my brain driving in for the broadcast this morning. it's hard to see. somebody's going to come in. because like i said. no one has a focus on this. but that populist right was
represented by trump and huckabee to some extent. and bachmann's the only one of the current crop that could fill that. >> unless palin gets into this. but she's been heard over the last few months -- >> and rick santorum. but i doubt it. >> there is also just general dissatisfaction among republicans with the republican field. with the hope that maybe there is someone out there really big. we look at the list of those that are likely to be running, that can come in and wow the field. any wild cards? >> jeb bush. if jeb bush's name was jeb smith, it wouldn't be a race. i mean -- he's the successful governor twice of a large state. he appeals to social conservatives. he can raise a ton of money. he's a skilled politician. he is a kind of affable guy that people kind of like. he has stellar conservative credentials. it would be -- on paper, i've never seen a stronger candidate. but, you know? he's got the legacy issue. >> that's right.
and he said he's just not going to do it. james carville, thanks very much. >> thank you, george. >> robin? george, all right. now, for the latest on the international sex scandal making headlines all around the world. imf head, dominique strauss-kahn. denied bail on monday. and abc news has learned that he's being held in rikers island prison. "20/20" anchor chris cuomo is here. >> this is going to be a tough ride, robin. we have been told that he is cooperative. he's gentle. but he is spooked by his circumstances. this is just the beginning. this morning, dominique strauss-kahn is waking up in an 11 by 13-foot jail cell on rikers island, after a judge denied him bail for now. buying the prosecution's argument that he is a flight risk. >> certainly his ability to leave the country was demonstrated by the manner in which he left the hotel after the incident. >> reporter: authorities say before they pulled him off a plane at jfk, strauss-kahn attacked a 32-year-old maid in his luxury hotel suite.
dragging her into a bedroom and forcing her to perform sex acts. but the defense says he is innocent. and that he wants to stay here to prove it. >> we don't believe he has any intention of leaving. his focus is to try to clear his name. >> reporter: it's a dramatic turn for the imf chief. a man in charge in billions of loans to countries. only days ago, strauss-kahn was a top contender to be the next french president. living in a $4 million washington home with his american-born millionaire wife, one of france's most popular tv hosts. a favorite hangout, the posh cafe milano restaurant. >> they have always been quite wealthy people. they have a lot of money. >> reporter: cut to today, where the global finance chief's only luxury is protective custody, meaning he's spared with mixing with other accused criminals. alone in his cell, with no windows. one hour a day for outdoor exercise.
for the man known as "the great seducer," this may be just the tip of the iceberg, as new allegations surface against him abroad. including a french journalist, saying she was going to file charges, claiming that he behaved like a rutting chimpanzee. meanwhile, authorities continue to process forensic evidence here, in a case that would have the would-be candidate in a campaign for his freedom. the latest information is this. the victim's brother gave an interview saying that his sister called him after she reported the attack. she was frightened. she said someone had done something bad to her. a medical exam after she made the report was consistent with her story. they're waiting on forensic evidence. and a lot of speculation has happened with this being a consensual case, an affair. even though strauss-kahn was known as the great seducer, right now, the prosecutors say there was no proof this was a consensual affair. >> chris, thanks so much. we're going to bring in our "gma" legal analyst, dan abrams, as well.
we were talking yesterday. and you said that the defense would be he didn't do it. or it was consensual. >> the defense sources are telling me that it is likely that they will end up arguing that something happened in that hotel room but it was not criminal. it was not forced. while the prosecutors are saying be careful here, you better not be suggesting it was consent, defense sources are suggesting just that. this is a defense that will focus on some level of consent. >> you are surprised and many were not that he was denied bail. but you were surprised by this. you've been talking to sources about what could happen on friday. >> a source close to the defense camp tells me they expected to get bail. but they are still working on a possible bail package. meaning, they are still hoping that by the end of the week they may be able to get him released. unclear if that's going to happen. and here's why i was surprised, meaning, when you talk about
specifically what kind of crime this is, most people accused of this kind of crime are released on bail. now, most people aren't arrested on an air france flight two minutes before they were going to france in a country that wouldn't probably have sent him back. so, that is something that makes it different. >> he has the means. and the prosecutors were saying, if anybody is going to flee and jump bail, it's this guy. >> yeah. you have to be able to show, though, that his actions -- meaning, you can't just say he might possibly be a flight risk. and this is where the specifics are going to become important. meaning, was he actually taking action to leave? or as the defense suggests, he went to lunch for a few hours they say, after the alleged incident. he then went to the airport. those are going to become crucial factors. it seems thus far the judge said i'm not going to take the risk. >> again, he'll be back in court on friday. all right, we'll talk in the meantime. for some other stories developing right now, let's get over to josh elliott.
>> good morning, robin. we begin with more trouble brewing, now, in pakistan overnight. pakistani forces opened fire on a u.s. helicopter along the afghan border. the u.s. chopper returned fire. a pakistani soldier was killed in the process. u.s. forces were in the region protecting a base. and the u.s. does deny that the chopper ever crossed into pakistan. meanwhile, also breaking this morning, libya's oil minister has defected to tunisia. it follows more nato air strikes overnight, targeting more government buildings. we'll have more news on this as it becomes available. meanwhile, engineers have opened four more floodgates along the swollen mississippi river. 2500 homes in rural louisiana will flood as a result. and animals are joining the people in evacuating, including the deer. you can see there running for higher ground. there's encouraging economic news. oil refineries downstream will not be affected. so, analysts say that gas prices could drop as much as 55 cents
per gallon by memorial day. >> whoo! and finally, a major milestone. maybe not one to be really proud of. a wisconsin man poised to eat his 25,000th big mac today. 25,000 of them. wolfed down by don gorske. had his first one back in 1972, when dinosaurs roamed the earth. love at first bite. he's had two a day since. you're gonna have to do the math. he holds the guinness record. keeps track by saving receipts and most of the cartons. where do you store 25,000 cartons of big macs? i don't know. >> look at him. he's little. >> in fact his doctors say that his cholesterol is fine. the doctors did not mention though anything as to his sanity. >> he carried two in his suitcase at all times. if he got caught without a mcdonald's, terrifying. hey, sam. >> hey, good morning, robin, george, josh. we're out in times square. we're going to show you a pattern in the country that
is going to mean rain on the east coast and the west coast. there's about 12 states that have flood watches out because what we expect could be five inches of rain. here's the rainfall totals we're looking at. new york city is a bull's eye. this is all the way through wednesday. new york city to washington, d.c., all the way back towards pittsburgh, as well. there's a big blocking area of high pressure in the middle of the country that keeps the skies dry. that means there's rain in the west. rain in the east. we'll talk about that throughout the morning.
>> all of america's weather in the next half hour. we'll talk about airport delays in the northeast with this very heavy rain which will ripple across the country. >> not a good day to travel. sam, thank you. coming up, a stunning turn for a family. the latest on the shocking trial of nancy kerrigan's brother. also look at this woman. she was taken off a train. here's a hint. be careful when you pick up your cell phone. and bianna goes gator
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officers. pets that are picked up a second time would be required to get spayed or neutered. the rain and clouds, what the b the commute. >> you can see the few accidents raindrops at toll plaza, we've seen slick roads and backed up toward the 880 overcrossing, 15 minute delay. wind advisory for the bay bridge san mateo bridge and benicia bridge. check out a live shot of golden gate bridge, roads are still wet no problems out of marin county. and traffic is flowing well westbound as you make your way towards the peninsula. >> thank you very much. mike will tell us more about the rain. >> all new. oprah: i said, "find james frey, i have to speak to him." >> oprah and james frey,
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♪ the biggest kick i'd ever got ♪ little "crocodile rock," for bianna golodryga. she went out with "billy the exterminator" gator-hunting. it's all part of our reality week. she's kind of strong. as soon as i say it, bianna lets me down. running away from the gator. >> do you blame her? >> i do not. >> i hear there are some gators that will join us here in the studio a little bit later. also, it's the family feud that will make your jaw drop. a fight that's gotten so out of control, get a load of this. the police can't stop it because the police department had to close down after dealing with it. put them out of business, all of the lawsuits. we'll get all into that. >> you want to lock those families in a room and say work in out. been going on for so long.
also, the manners crackdown on a train. how loud is too loud? meet a train full of passengers who said enough is enough to a woman using her cell phone. she was escorted off the train. we begin with nancy kerrigan's family tragedy. the death of her father and the manslaughter charges that followed against the brother in massachusetts. and ashleigh banfield is following this for us. this is such a tragedy. >> it is. she was our sweetheart here. silver medalist nancy kerrigan. perhaps most famous for that shocking assault back in 1994, when her skating rival, tonya harding was involved. and this is even more tragic. her brother, accused of killing their dad after a drunken fight. nancy kerrigan had no comment as
she pushed past reporters on monday. she is there to support her brother, mark, to is charged with the manslaughter of their father in january last year. >> daniel kerrigan spent the last few minutes of his conscious life, fighting off his drunk 45-year-old son. >> reporter: police rushed to the kerrigan home, after nancy's mother, brenda, called 911. >> oh, my god. i hope he's not dead. oh, my god. oh, my god. oh, my god. >> yes? >> please come right away. >> reporter: she told dispatch her husband fell to the floor. at one point, is yelling at her son. >> oh, god. i can't believe he's just -- >> is he breathing? >> is he breathing? just shut up. is he breathing? i don't know. >> oh, my god. i don't know. >> reporter: then, mark took the phone. >> what's your name? >> mark. >> mark? >> yes. >> what happened to your father? >> he fell down. he seemed to have a heart attack. >> reporter: but prosecutors say that was a cover-up.
>> drunk, angry, abusive, all over wanting to use the house phone. >> reporter: but nancy and her mother have circled the wagons, insisting that daniel died from a heart condition, and not a fight from mark. >> mark loved his father. he didn't kill him. daniel kerrigan was a very sick man. no one knew it. maybe he knew it. but he didn't share it with anybody. >> reporter: police who responded to the kerrigan home said that mark was extremely uncooperative, using foul language. both nancy and her mother are on the witness list. they could take the stand in the case. if convicted, mark could face up to 20 years in prison. >> there's no doubt that the fight had to have something to do with the heart attack. >> they're conceding the fight. but not conceding it was a heart attack that caused the death. if you don't have a cause of death.
>> true. >> it supports a manslaughter claim, you don't have a manslaughter. >> we'll see what happens. going to turn to the family feud that makes the hatfields and mccoys look tame. it's gone on for six years in a small town near seattle. it's cost several hundred thousand dollars. it's closed down the town's police department. neal karlinsky has the story. >> reporter: a pet, allegedly murdered. an entire police force disbanded. this isn't just a neighborhood spat. this is an all-out war. on one side of the fence, the harveys. on the other, the pepperells. >> it's been scary. she is -- she's terrorized us for six years. >> reporter: gail harvey says it began when her neighbor's son stole and then crashed one of her family's motorcycles. she wanted the pepperels to pay for damages, says they wouldn't. and she called police. that's when what could have been a simple dispute turned so nasty, it became life-altering. >> my dogs were drugged. >> reporter: it's a drug used to euthanize animals.
toxicology tests on toys in her backyard prove that two of the dogs were poisoned. the harveys were enraged. they spent $60,000 to put up this surveillance system. and they learned that their neighbor would have been familiar with the poison, since she had been fired from the job of an animal control officer. she now worked for the local sultan police department. and had used a police computer to look into them. you think she was checking you out? >> absolutely. absolutely. i think she checked out me, my husband, and my sons. >> reporter: tangled lawsuits were so costly that the tiny police force eventually disbanded. pepperell, seen here in a
deposition, did not comment. she says she did not poison the dogs. and claims she is the victim. >> i got a ditch full of garbage, nails thrown in my driveway. >> reporter: a jury didn't buy it. she went to court and faces $88,000 in damages. but the battle isn't over. she plans to appeal. and after six years of all-out war, both sides are waiting to see who blinks first and moves. for "good morning america," neal karlinsky, abc news, sultan, washington. >> doesn't sound like either one of them is going to. let's get the weather from sam champion. >> hey, george. it just got worse here. it's heavy doses of rain that move in and out. it will slow you down on the roads. it's slowing you down in the air. from boston to baltimore, there are airport delays now we're getting reported. there's a blocking pattern of high pressure in the middle of the country. storm after storm, high in the country across the north. the west's wet. the east coast is wet. and i think we're going to stay
this way through the end of the week. today and tomorrow, certainly. rain up to five inches could lead to some flooding. >> definitely a soaking day in the northeast and also in the west. that weather was brought to you by all laundry detergent. >> were we hearing thunder out there? >> oh, yeah, yeah. big shots of lightning and thunder as well. that will happen today as the bursts of heavy rain move in. >> be careful out there. does it make a difference when it comes to your dinner? dan harris puts science to the test. we'll have the latest on the schwarzenegger shocker. the secret baby that turned out to end his marriage.
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we have all heard the old saying, you are what you eat. but new science says that it could be you eat what you see. color changes the way you think something will taste. dan harris conducted a little experiment of his own. >> i did. good morning to you. there's been concern over the impact that artificial food coloring is having on our kids' health. we wanted to find out how big a role color has on our taste. on the experience of eating. and the results were fascinating.
walk down any supermarket aisle and you'll find most foods on the shelf have some sort of artificial coloring. chee-tos, froot loops and cookies. it's not just junk food. orange peels, salmon, pickles, even strawberries are colored to make them look more appealing. this come studies the effect that color has on our taste buds. >> we eat with our eyes before we smell or taste. >> reporter: it transfers reality. if it looks off to a consumer, they won't like it. >> yes. the color cues are very important. >> reporter: typically, with red foods our brains associate it with sweetness. we see yellow, and our brains think sour. green color makes us think of apples and a tart taste. and dark colors, like black or
purple, are typically a turnoff because people asoes crate them with a food that has spoiled. we decided to put the power of color to the test. first, we made lemon-flavored jell-o. but put red coloring to one batch, yellow to another, and another one colorless. they all taste the same. but because of the coloring, will people think there's a different flavor. there's no difference except for the food coloring. >> which, by the way, has no flavor. no aroma. no taste of any kind. >> reporter: here we go, guys. >> first, our tiniest tasters. what does it taste like? >> strawberry. >> watermelon. apple. and this tastes like lemon. >> which is the sweetest? >> i would say the red. and the sour be the yellow. >> reporter: hands down, the kids think the red is sweeter and has a berry flavor.
next, we made white chocolate pudding. one yellow. one blue. and one white. >> tastes like strawberry ice cream. >> reporter: how about the yellow? >> tastes like banana. >> tastes like butterscotch to me. >> reporter: but kids are one thing. how would they do with the yellow lemon test? when we told them that all of them are the same flavor, many of them still didn't believe us. you don't believe it? >> no. >> we only changed the color. >> reporter: check out this kid's reaction. best look of the day. >> yes. white chocolate. do you believe us? >> no. >> reporter: you don't believe us? >> no. >> reporter: i love the look on that kid's face. i get that around the house not infrequently. some in the scientific community had been calling on a ban on food coloring, over concerns it leads to hyperactivity in children. an fda advisory panel recently
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it's happened to so many of us. you're traveling. there's someone on the cell phone. and they're so incredibly loud that you think they can be -- >> my car. >> a little shoutout to ali there. >> and good morning to you. >> a polite shush usually does the trick. here's what happened -- i can't believe you said that. >> i didn't mean it to be that big a deal. come on. get to the piece. jeremy hubbard. >> jeremy hubbard has the story. >> reporter: chalk this one up to the etiquette police. 29-year-old lakeysha beard, taken off this amtrak train, and
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kym johnson. we're not going to show you the spill she had. we'll show you that later. you have to really be prepared for that. still, so emotional how she was able to dance. brought him to tears. brought everybody to tears. donny osmond will be here. and he'll have his dancing dish. he was there last night in los angeles. >> two perfect tens and came in second. >> there was a challenge that had 15 extra points. and chelsea and mark -- you can tell i stayed up light. and you saw the "glee" fans are here. they are here because matthew morrison is here. live with a special concert this morning. he's out there, as well. >> he's great. we have a lot to get to in this last hour. let's get to the top stories again. josh? >> that was a remarkable amount of trust shown by matthew morrison. and i will not be falling into your arms anytime -- >> come on. >> not going to do it. >> how about arnold
schwarzenegger? >> a bombshell from last night. arnold schwarzenegger, one week after a shocking split from maria shriver, acknowledging that he fathered a child with another woman more than a decade ago, before becoming governor of california. our david wright has been following the story from los angeles. good morning, david. >> reporter: good morning, josh. overnight, schwarzenegger issued a statement saying he told maria shriver about this since he left the governor's office. and adding there are no excuses. the mother is a household employee who worked in the couple's home for 20 years. that's most of their marriage. and ended her employment just in january of this year. schwarzenegger has apparently financially supported the child from the beginning. even though the mother claimed at the beginning that the father was her then-husband. shriver and schwarzenegger, of course, have four children of their own. ages 13 to 21. and the former governor said he apologized to his whole family about this. adding, quote, i asked the media
to respect my wife and children through this difficult time. while i deserve your attention and criticism, my family does not. there are so many unanswered questions here, josh. it's unlikely that people are just going to let the story drop. >> certainly more ahead on this story. david wright in california. meanwhile, queen elizabeth has arrived in ireland. the first visit by a british monarch since irish independence nearly a century ago. and just hours before her arrival, police diffused a pipe bomb on a bus outside of dublin. meanwhile, a major setback for moammar gadhafi in libya. his oil minister has now defected. becoming one of the highest profile libyans to abandon gadhafi. as he continues to fight rebel and nato forces. also this morning, look at this. new video from canada. a massive wildfire that forced all 7,000 people in this town in alberta to flee their homes. one-third of the town's
buildings have been destroyed. jerry lewis says this will be his last year hosting the muscular dystrophy telethon. the 85-year-old has suffered several health problems through the years. but he's also raised more than $1 billion for muscular dystrophy. and a new survey this morning, ranking wireless carriers. and there's a surprise at the top. sprint has topped the rankings, tying with verizon. sprint came in last in previous surveys. now, diane sawyer, with a preview of tonight's "world news." diane? >> good morning to you, josh. and there was one study which said that women who drink coffee are at a lower risk of some breast cancer. there's new details coming up about men. what did they find out? how much coffee should you be drinking? we have some answers tonight on "world news." and finally, get a load of these melons. >> hey. >> seriously. it's a big problem in china.
watermelons are exploding. it turns out, farmers overused a growth chemical. they were hoping to make a killing with the watermelons. instead, it was the watermelons that died rather horrific deaths, as you can see. every now and then, george and robin, the pictures just speak for themselves. don't really know. >> dive right in there. say it. >> i will. i'm here for you. and i must point out, factually accurate. >> well done. well done. >> now, give it to sam. sam, please, save us all. >> josh, the whole time, although it's a good line, the whole time i'm thinking, chemicals in our food. chemicals in our food. you know me. i can't get that out of my head. by the way, everyone, good morning. i want to show you this. through the line, through thunder, through the lightning. everybody, stayed right here to be on "good morning america" this morning.
we thank you for that. all right. let's get to the boards. we have a lot of weather to talk about. we start on the west coast. we have just as many systems on the west coast as we do on the east coast. from l.a., san diego, you're getting showers, as well. all the way into san francisco. some could be a heavy amount of rain. let's get to the east coast, a fly-by to show you all day long it will be raining. we think it will be staying that way through tomorrow. this goes through pittsburgh and beyond. cleveland's involved in this. detroit's involved in this rain. this is going to slow down your air travel and a lot of major airports. every comes east one way or another.
one talented crew. even the signs stayed dry. robin? >> they are great. sam, thank you. going to take you to another side of the shocking allegations against global money man, dominique strauss-kahn. his wife who is standing by him, his wife, anne sinclair, is an american-born french journalist. and she says she doesn't believe for a single second the charges against him. and now we have bianna golodryga. >> reporter: good morning to you. as more details emerge about her husband's past transgressions, we are also learning that he could always count on one woman. his third wife of 20 years. for not only forgiving them. but also accepting them. she joked about one affair, saying it's important for a politician to be able to seduce. but what happens when he's
accused of attempted rape? we're learning more about anne sinclair. but she the expat is a household name in her adopted home country of france. a prominent tv journalist, she's often linked to the likes of charlie rose and larry king. she has interviewed some of the biggest names in the world. from politicians, to celebrities. >> who is that girl? >> she was the number one journalist in france for a very long time. >> reporter: she's from a prominent family. her mother, the subject of this priceless picasso. today, she is known as the wife of the head of the imf, dominique strauss-kahn, who on monday, was denied bail after being accused of sexually assaulting a chamber maid at a hotel over the weekend and quickly rushed to defend her husband. i do not believe for a second
the claims leveled against my husband. in 2002, another french journalists claimed she had to fight him off while interviewing him. and in 2008, he admitted to having an affair with a subordinate working for him at the imf. >> we knew he was probably not someone completely faithful to his wife. >> reporter: they're known in france for their lavish lifestyle. they own this home in washington, d.c. along with a home in paris and a swanky home in morocco. they've taken heat for their expensive taste. the one-time presidential hopeful outraged many by being seen getting into this flashy porsche with sinclair. the key to their relationship is more than a partnership. many political experts say sinclair would have been one of his strongest selling points. according to one poll, taken back in january 65% of the french population said they would prefer anne as first lady over carly bruni. things are kind of changed now. >> yeah, they have.
talking to some of the crew members here. they say in france, sometimes things are looked at differently. >> reporter: they say, that's allowed him to have the lifestyle he's had. having the transgressions and affairs for the past 20 years. >> it's one thing if you're seducing. it's another thing if you're charged with attempted rape. are you going to wear that to take on alligators? >> yeah. >> sam, get to our morning menu. this is a two-coffee morning. when you have a pesky snake or alligator to get rid of, who do you call? of course, "billy the exterminator." and bianna goes one-on-one with this superstar. did you see this last night? i couldn't believe it. it caught my breath. and then, we were all tearful watching it. kym johnson has an incredible accident. her neck is in a neck brace. and she comes back to dance with hines ward. and lady gaga is on "gma." but also, lady gaga hits
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i brought back a gator tooth from a 12-foot gator. i put my life on the line once again for "gma." i went to georgia to help the pest control brothers, "billy the exterminator" tackle a gator problem. >> so many of them. >> reporter: they are brash. >> he's going to bite. >> reporter: fearless. and maybe even a bit crazy. >> this way, momma. >> reporter: meet billy and ricki breherton. the duo behind the smash hit, "billy the exterminator." recently, as they began taping their fourth season, they invited me to be part of the show. nice to meet you. >> you snuck up on me. >> reporter: move over, billy. meet "bianna the exterminator." today, we're in savanna,
georgia. we'll be working with jack douglas. i hear you have a later problem. our first call this morning, a gator in a pond in an area park. as soon as we arrive, we see it. my first test, scoring a gator with a mating call. >> do it low in your throat. not bad. >> reporter: he's leaving. maybe i shouldn't quit my day job. >> let's head over there. on the show, billy might grab a gator before the first commercial. but i soon learn catching a gator is really about waiting. and waiting. and waiting. how did you get into showbiz? and then -- >> we got it on the hook. >> reporter: all hell breaks loose. jack reels in the gator like a fish.
>> there you go. >> then, ricky hooks its neck with a long pole called a snare. once the gator calms down, i get a lesson in taping its mouth. >> he can't open it. so, if he opens it, we can't keep it from closing it. >> reporter: is he hating us right now? >> he is. >> reporter: oh, my god. i'm not prepared for what comes next. >> to tell if it's a male or a female, stick your finger in here. if you feel something hard, it's a male. this is a male. >> reporter: we take the gator back to jack's truck. we'll release it into a swamp later in the day. it's becoming clear to me -- >> i get to be protector today. >> reporter: that these guys are not your average orkin men. you're called exterminators. but that's kind of deserving because you seek to protect the animals that you're finding. >> yeah.
if there's no reason to kill them, absolutely, don't. it throws your karma out of whack. it will get you back. >> reporter: ever get mistaken for an '80s rock band? >> constantly. member of motley crue. bret michaels. >> reporter: it's made that which has made their show a hit. a first hours after our first cast -- >> you want it? >> reporter: we're on to our second call. this time, at a pond near a soccer field. >> only get one chance to snare him. >> reporter: and i get my first chance to reel one in. i reeled him in. come to momma. >> you want to do the tape? >> reporter: while i'm getting better at this, i'm not as cool as these guys. can i hold him? take him. take him. >> good job, team.
>> reporter: ooh. then, i realized, the gator scratched me. war wounds. >> two years ago, we had a gator man with a scratch die from it. >> yeah. that's true. >> got infected. that's a true story. i'm not kidding around. >> should i go to the hospital? after a little antiseptic, we're off. a third gator's been spotted nearby. so, while we wait, i want to ask you, do you hold a soft spot for one particular animal or insect? >> ants sometimes. i think about the brutality of wiping out an entire civilization. in a bothers. he. >> reporter: you have an ant. oops. it turns out, having cameras trained on you all the time can be a little unnerving. >> i think the thing that's most difficult to adjust to is the
loss of privacy. the fact you never have any privacy at all is very challenging. >> reporter: of course, it seems every time i start asking questions, in happens. >> we got him. >> reporter: got him? >> time to go release him now, huh? it's getting late in the day. >> reporter: as the sun begins to fade, we head out to shoot the last scene of the day. after one last group picture, one by one, we watch as our gators slide into their new home. bye, buddy. i learned a lot today. off he goes. though, i'm really hoping i don't have to use any of any new skills anytime soon. next time, you have to come to our studios in new york. >> i'll stay here with the gators. >> reporter: okay. i had so much fun with billy and his brother down in georgia, i decided to bring some of that fun to the studio here in
new york. we have some guests. if we could bring them in. >> we really don't need to. >> i bonded with these questions. >> hello? okay. >> step away. >> you have to do the mating call. here's a lesson we learned. full power is with the jaws opened. once it's shut, they can't open it. >> on your hand. >> on my hand. so, watch what happens. and you want to shut his mouth? oh, boy. what's that noise? >> not happy. >> and he's mad. >> there you go. >> you are fearless. >> your very own dinosaur. >> you're the gator-whisperer. you want to pet him? this guy's on a mission. >> he wants out. >> do you remember what i showed you? i'm going to -- i'm going to eye
ball it. i think that's probably a boy. >> you want to stick your finger in? >> this premieres in august of your show will be there, as well. >> you're up tomorrow, "mob wives." a little safer than the gator, if only just. >> there was a makeover. you'll see it. >> we have to gator segue with "dancing with the stars." the big news, hines ward partner, kym johnson. did you all see the video? she's fine. we're going to show you what happened, the neck injury that happened in rehearsal on friday. here it is. >> oh. ow. >> i can't feel my arms. >> okay. i'm sorry. >> no. it's my fault. i shouldn't have made you try that stupid lift. >> we had the same reaction. oh, my goodness.
donny osmond was there last night. i see the expression on your face, donny. have you talked to her at all? >> i was with her last night before the show and afterwards. it was funny because she came up to me during the show. and she tripped and almost fell again. come on, please. stay on your feet. i cringed because i had a similar accident body surfing. you can see the little scar right here. and i had to have two discs replaced. i almost lost the use of my arms. when i saw kym go through that, i was like, please, kym, get up. this is "dancing with the stars." you have drama. you have dancing. you have disappointment. all three of the elements last night. it was an amazing show. >> they had two, perfect scores, hines and kim. >> they definitely are -- just
watching the dance right there. >> mark and chelsea, they're in the lead, donny. >> i know. they got that from the cha-cha, okay? let's call the lead who it really is. hines and kim really are the leaders as far as the dancing is concerned. chelsea kane is a better dancer, yes. and america is in love with kirstie alley. so, i'm making a prediction right now. >> you were right last week. >> my prediction is that ralph macchio is going to go off tonight. >> i think you're right. >> all four of them deserve to be there, guys. let's call it the way it is. this is what i'm going to tell tom bergeron on the show tonight. when it comes to freestyle, it's the most important dance. it allows you to be who you are. and that's going to be very interesting to see. and i don't think ralph will be there for it. >> that's too bad. we were waiting for the big reveal on ralph.
>> i was hoping it would be "the karate kid" story. chelsea kane will blows away with her dancing. she comes out and blows us away in the freestyle, there's no change. kirstie alley is going to give it all she's got. wait until hines and kym comes out. >> you have to consider, kirstie has the big fan base. i think people are rooting for her. that means a lot, donny. >> think about when romeo went out. where did the teen votes go? they went to cell helsea. you have the savvy-media kids. it's a horse rice right now. >> you did predict ralph is going to go today. "dancing with the stars" returns at 9:00, 8:00 central. >> thanks, donny. va
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"good morning america." >> a great vibe throughout the studio. two songs coming up this morning. also, check out these rooms for kids. we're inside an extreme, new trend. parents breaking the bank on design designer bedrooms. i hope my kids are in school because you're not getting it. also, a countdown to the big lady gaga concert next friday. first, she is debuting a game. and wek can i worley takes a look. >> reporter: you know lady gaga. ♪ baby i was born this way >> reporter: irreverent, wild and popular. also wildly popular, farmville. 40 million people. trying to suck you into playing the game online. and now, here's the combo. gaga plus farmville equals gagaville. a lady gaga-inspired farm.
players can get unicorns, sheep on motorcycles. there is a video to describe this mashup. farmville players will get exclusive access to lady gaga songs in advance of her album's release. >> for all you gaga fans, you little monsters, check back with our facebook page for a special message from her. she is also releasing brand-new songs before the album comes out. and lady gaga fans join us on our facebook page to find out how to unlock things. >> and how to get tickets to the big concert. friday, may 27th. our next big concert event, lady gaga, memorial day weekend.
let's go down to the weather and sam. >> it's down by the gaga ad. you guys can't see through those, right? they're really cool, though. they look awesome. just be careful walking around. let's get to the boards. i want to show you having very cool. it's a giant jellyfish. look at this. they're one of the largest in the world. they can grow every six feet wide. get this, 200 pounds. are they dangerous? are they dangerous to people? are they dangerous to wild life around them? all this will be answered on the nat-geo wild. thursday the 19th, on nat-geo wild. now, let's get to the boards. we'll talk about the bad weather out here. the clouds and the low clouds and the rain will mean some airport delays.
look where we expect them today. new york all the way to washington, d.c. portland, maine and boston with some showers. a quick look at the big boards. rain on the east coast. rain on the west coast. and a nice, dry, mild block up we are the mighty surviving crowd in the rain outside in times square. george? >> thank you. how much would you spend to decorate your kids' bedroom. we remember growing up. scotch tape some posters to the wall. >> bunk beds, maybe. >> maybe. but some families spending a year's worth of college tuition to deck raid the bedroom.
>> just a minimum. remember "mtv cripbs"? we like to call this sippy cups and satin sheets. we see them on extreme makeover home edition. kids' rooms that go beyond their wildest streams. but now, these designer kid rooms are popping up in showrooms all over america, like soyav. >> now, they have the means and they wanted to blow it over the top for them. >> and blowing it over the top, can mean a major dent in your wallet. here's a clue these aren't just posters. numbers. signatures. >> these are corrector items. the frames are gold leaf.
>> reporter: does a kid really deserve between gold leaf and spray paint? >> yeah, sure. >> reporter: just checking. with the abilities of a creative designer, the idea of a pirate room becomes, $60,000 reality. steve cool, no pun intended, created this. complete with a rope bridge, and crow's nest. kelly helps make children's rooms extraordinary. one of her biggest feats, changing this construction mess from this to this. >> the idea actually came from the roof line of the home. it looked like the hull of a ship. the idea grew from there. >> reporter: what's the price tag for a room like this? prepare for the jaw-drop. more than $76,000. and the custom murals? just $15,000. custom-made sofas, $600.
and this lofted hideaway, all part of what makes this room unique, special and pricey. a lot of us might wonder why you would want to spend more on a child's bedroom than on a child education. but for some parents, she's giving her daughter what she never had. >> it's really an opportunity for me to create kind of a fantasy room for her that totally, you know, princessy. i guess a girl's dream come true of a bedroom. >> reporter: while decorating her dream home outside minneapolis, spangler pulled out all of the stop. the murals, $10,000. the fairies have real skirts. the mosaic bench, $2,700. the furniture in the play room, $1,300. and the custom chandelier,
$1,200. grand total to create this dream, nearly $40,000. >> talk to me about chandeliers. to me, chandeliers sound very grown up. >> yes. but they add to the centerpiece of a room. there's this beautiful hand-blown chandelier over here. as you're seeing it, it's about $7,000 or $8,000. >> reporter: my daughter is not allowed to see this piece. >> we're not going to show her. >> reporter: it's not just the kids that benefit. little johnny and annie are getting $60,000 bedrooms. fido should probably step it up, right? >> exactly. it's a hand-carved dog bed. you can do it any fabric, any size. >> reporter: and a larger price tag. >> yeah, of course. >> reporter: of course. this probably won't come as a surprise. child psychologists say this trend might encourage a sense of entitlement. small problem there.
but the rooms are nice, right? where do you go from here? >> i see the hand-painted murals and i think permanent sharpie. >> yeah. you can't take it with you, people. >> that's amazing people are spending that much. we want to know what you think. weigh in on our facebook page. when we come back, great songs from
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i'm going to admit it. i was jealous yet. cameron mathison. you were hanging out with him. and gave him a singing lesson. all is forguiiven, because he i with us. he is from the hit show, "glee." he just released his first solo cd. and he's here to sing a couple of songs from it. matthew morrison. >> nice to see you. >> i know "glee" has put out some albums. >> i wanted to make it an anti-"glee" album. not anti-"glee" album. it was great. i got through the recording process. and got to collaborate with elton john, sting, gwyneth paltrow. >> on on the show. so, it's not like you're not busy enough as it is.
but i hear you're going out on tour? >> i am. and in is the first time i'm going to announce this. >> okay. >> it happened in the last -- actually, this past weekend. things kind of changed in my tour that was scheduled. now, there's goings to be some cities that are going to stay. but i will be joining the backstreet boys/new kids on the block tour. it will be fun. playing some arenas and stuff. >> that is awesome. that will be wicked cool. thank you for sharing that with us. our minds are racing now. the first single off his new self-titled cd, here's matthew morrison singing "summer rain." ♪ on the rooftop thinkin' it's about to pour ♪
♪ people run for shelter tryin' to get out that storm ♪ ♪ but i got you with me the sun behind me ♪ ♪ so, what are we leavin' for? let's stay ♪ ♪ let's get carried away your eyes are beggin' me ♪ ♪ to touch you there could be a ♪ ♪ thousand people watchin' but we don't care ♪ ♪ but look at you tonight so beautiful under ♪ ♪ these neon lights, yeah who needs lovers' lane? ♪ ♪ right up on this rooftop let's make love ♪ ♪ in the summer rain ♪ oh, oh in the summer rain ♪
♪ oh, oh, oh, oh ♪ nothin' better than givin' this all to you ♪ ♪ and the weather's only adding to the mood ♪ ♪ see the wind's blowin' fire's growin' ♪ ♪ both of us soakin' wet but let's stay ♪ ♪ yeah. let's get carried away your eyes are beggin' me ♪ ♪ to touch you there could be a ♪ ♪ thousand people watchin' but we don't care ♪ ♪ but look at you tonight so beautiful under ♪ ♪ these neon lights, yeah who needs lovers' lane? ♪ ♪ right up on this rooftop let's make love ♪ ♪ in the summer rain ♪ oh, oh, oh, oh in the summer rain ♪ ♪ oh, oh, oh, oh
♪ there's no place that i'd rather make love to you ♪ right here on this roof, yeah ♪ but look at you tonight so beautiful under ♪ ♪ these neon lights, yeah who needs lovers' lane? ♪ ♪ right up on this rooftop let's make love ♪ ♪ in the summer rain ♪ but look at you tonight so beautiful under ♪ ♪ these neon lights, yeah who needs lovers' lane? ♪ ♪ right up on this rooftop let's make love ♪
again ♪ ♪ the question mark's hanging over us ♪ ♪ but we won't give the time of day, no ♪ ♪ 'cause all we've got is these few stolen seconds ♪ ♪ and we can't let them go to waste ♪ ♪ the stars the light ♪ ♪ come back tonight come back tonight ♪ ♪ the sparks will fly one look in your eyes ♪ ♪ my heart's open wide ♪ i know tonight's running out now ♪ ♪ and we'll hold back the sun somehow ♪ ♪ see the sky still got tonight ♪ ♪ still got tonight
♪ come 9:00 a.m., i pack another suitcase ♪ ♪ and leave you in your bed so warm ♪ ♪ i sneak out of bed not to wake you ♪ ♪ but it's useless can't do this no more ♪ ♪ it's going to get much harder before it gets better, baby ♪ ♪ that's for sure just stay awake ♪ ♪ for my footsteps on the staircase ♪ ♪ and i will walk back through this door ♪ ♪ the sun the light ♪ ♪ come back to the light come back to light ♪ ♪ one look in your eyes my heart's open wide ♪
♪ i know time's running out now ♪ ♪ but we'll hold back the sun somehow ♪ ♪ see the sky still got tonight ♪ ♪ still got tonight ♪ you're not home i'm sitting on your doorstep ♪ ♪ all we've got to do is wait ♪ ♪ the stars collide we come back to life ♪ ♪ we come back to life the sparks will fly ♪ ♪ one look in your eyes my heart's open wide ♪
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contra costa county board of splevs consider adopting an ordinance on dog owners. it will require microchipping of all stray dogs and cats picked up by animal control officers. pets picked up a second time would be required to be spade or neutered. and let's talk to mike 'about the weather. >> no escaping the wet weather. you can see it's rather light and it will pick up in intensity as the afternoon unfolds. upper 50s to mid-60s. the rain is over wednesday and thursday and friday and comes backs this weekend. >> numerous accidents all around the bay area. it's a little slower everywhere you are going. up through millbrae approaching poplar and