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making news in america this morning -- more e-mails, causing trouble for hillary clinton. donald trump now asking for a special prosecutor to investigate the clinton foundation. plus, clinton making a late night appearance on "jimmy kimmel." we're tracking three storms right now. plus several fast-moving wildfires forcing more people from their homes. so how much is too much? new guide lines about the amount of sugar children should consume. and can you guess what caused this huge group of people to race down the taiwan? i'm thinking black friday sale. >> looks like it doesn't it.
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as we say good tuesday morning, everyone. from the kickoff to donald trump's presidential bid, his immigration policy was one of the corner stones. >> he may be backing away from that a little bit. that propose toll deport million illegal immigrants. >> as for hillary clinton, turning to laughter as she faces ongoing conspiracy speculations about her health. as we get the latest from kenneth moton. now it's back to the serious stuff. she's callen donald trump's outreek to blacks and hispanics appalling. >> to the african-american who is i employ so many to the hispanics, tremendous people what the hell do you have to lose? >> reporter: now it appears trump's campaign is working to
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soften his tough immigration stance. the candidate told our abc affiliate in cleveland nothing has changed. >> we don't have a strong border we don't have a country. >> reporter: at rally in ohio trump once again hammers hillary clinton, her private e-mails, and the alleged special access clinton foundation donors had to the secretary of state. >> after the fbi and department of justice whitewashed hillary clinton's e-mail crimes they cannot be expected to impartially investigate her new crimes. >> reporter: clinton staid up late to laugh it off. >> make sure i'm alye. >> oh my god, there's nothing there. >> there's nothing there. >> reporter: on debating trump. >> i'm drawing on my experience in elementary cool.
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>> reporter: and on her love of face time to talk to the grandkids sflp have you considered using facetime instead of e-mail? >> 2u8ly, think that's really good advice. >> reporter: trump was not laughing. calling for a special prosecutor to investigation his rival and the clinton foundation. on immigration, he was schedule today deliver a major speech on that issue later this week. but it's been pose poened. >> let's get baaing to the e-mail. apparently e e-mail wasn't the only way that staffers got in touch with the clinton state department. what are we learning about phone call as well? >> reporter: that's right. the chief of staff for hillary clinton at the state department. phone records showed that mills received 150 calls from 2010 to 2012, far more than anyone else. that is raising new questions about the close contact between the clinton foundation and
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clinton's state department during her tenure. kendis and diane? >> interesting that bill clinton made the announcement about him stepping down there the foundation. now developments from the tropics, heating up overnight. as we head toward september, the most active month of the hurricane season. tropical storm gaston is expected to strengthen and become a hurricane today or tomorrow. another tropical wave further west hz a 60% chance of developing. and a non-threatening fiona is still swirling away. firefighters are working through the night in washington state to contain several fast-moving wild first. dozens of homes and businesses have been destroyed. one fire is threatening power lines. residents say some of the damage can never be repaired. >> everything from the trips to
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the -- letters, graduation pictures whatever all gone in that. all gone with nothing to show. >> so far, no serious injuries or fatalities have been reported. but resources in the west are stretched thin with firing in wyoming and oregon as well. and there's better news in california where a fire on the central coast is now mostly contained. still, the flames encompass 62 square miles. about 34 homes and 14 other buildings have been destroyed. hearst castle has been forced to stay closed until next week. now to the south. president obama travels to louisiana this week to get a first hand look at the flood zone around baton rouge. the president faced criticism for not cutting short his vacation. the white house says the president didn't want to interfere in the ongoing
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recovery efforts. the battle against zika is heating up in physical fm so is the political rhetoric. the state says it's sends ago million to help fight the situation. the major says he is angry because he didn't learn of new cases right away. >> i think the governor blindsided me our administration, the county administration. >> i've been holding roundtables across the state. to date mayor levine hasn't been to any of those events until today. i reached out to him. he didn't return my phone call. >> the cdc says it's possible that there are other zika-related cases as well. a top general will testify in army sergeant court martial.
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he faces life in prizen. while general abrams referred it to court martial. the best day for a deal. why you should book that flight today. and outrage growing in a deadly police involved shooting of a deaf man. hear how sign language may have played a role. an epic stan speed. what caused this panic in
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for the second time in a week a roller coaster in pennsylvania's hershey park has
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gotten stuck. 27 riders had to be removed from the sidewinder. last week the park's fahrenheit roller coaster was stuck mid ride for about six minutes before continuing on. well ryan lochte is still waiting to see how the olympic committee will deal with his legal situation in rio. his sponsors have spoken. many of them dropping lochte. he admitted he overexaggerated when he said he and three teammates were robbed at gun point. he'll donate money to charity in brazil. today is cheap flight day. august 23rd has been dubbed that because it marks the start of the fall travel season. you can expect to see fares drop on most routes. with kids heading back to
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school leisure travel drops off. if you feel like the roads are getting more crowded lately you're not imagining things. a new government report says we're driving more. the main reason? low gas prices. driving is up just over 3% for the first half of the year. we drove more than 1 1/2 trillion miles from january to june. that's about 250 round trips from earth to pluto. apparently it looks like siri has taked off the wrong person. barbra streisand was so annoyed with siri that she did what any diva would do. she called apple c erk o tim cook to complain. siri will no longer say streisand with a "z." it will now be
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came barreling in. luckily, she got away with only a small cut on her leg. the driver of the suv accidentally stepped on the gas instead of the brake. no one else was hurt. let's hope things are a little smooter on the roadways this morning. heavy rain a threat this the center of the country. flash flooding a possibility in the desert southwest. if you're flying, airport delays possible in minneapolis and kansas city. family friends, and neighbors gathered in charlotte, north carolina to remember a deaf man fatally shot by police. >> the family of daniel harris said they want answers about his death. harris was killed after an attempted traffic stop. he led police on a long chase before he was shot by a state trooper. neighbors believe he was trying to communicate using sign language when a state trooper opens fire. >> his family says he was unarmed. police have not confirmed that. the incident now under investigation. the police officer has been placed on administrative leave. and take a close look at the man in this video.
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georgia police are hoping that this nanny-cam video can help lead to that suspect's rest. he's seen entering this home with what appears to be an ak-47. police say he's been terrorizing atlanta home owners and may be behind at least three other robberies. a warning for parents, your children are probably eating way too much sugar. the american heart association is out with new recommendations. no more than six teaspoons of added sugar a day. that includes honey, molasses, and even high-fructose corn syrup. kids typically take in two to three times that amount. a coke con stains 16 teaspoons of sugar. check out this scene in taiwan. it is a search for pokemon. they were searching for a
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snorlax that apparently spawned in a nearby park. residents complain about the roads being blocked. >> at first, i thought it was weird. once you said it was a snorlax, i was like, i understand. i'm booking my flight. >> can you imagine being a driver trying to get through those streets? someone trying to get to work? >> please not another snorlax. time for sports, including a play that's being called the catch of the year for baseball. >> here are our friends at espn with the highlights. good morning, america. he's stan, i'm neil. we did "sportscenter," it was awesome. we'll do this as well too. >> we'll give you a taste. a couple of great catches. both of them made "sportscenter's" top ten. you can look at them both. pick which one you like best. the rays and red sox. steven souza at bat. andrew benintendi over the wall to snatch a home run. would have been a two-run home run.
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but it's an out because of benintendi. and souza can believe it. he was already mid trot. >> that's unreal, man. well, it's not unreal, cause it's real. >> cause it's real. >> even the rays fans have to give him some love. the red sox won the game. there were seven home runs in the yankees-mariners game. gary sanchez hit two. the fastest a yankee has ever hit eight home runs. this dude is something else. here's another catch of the night. this is sean o'malley. he's not taking away a home run. he's taking away another swing at least. look at nick vincent. that was to tyler austin. and then nelson cruz. the seventh of the seven home runs. all the runs scored were via the home run. ear muffs. so, those are two catches of the night.
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so, you can tweet us, what catch you think was the best. >> except neil's not on twitter. at any rate, back to you. >> minor point. >> just a tiny detail. one more note. a pro baseball player will pay the price for being a little too strong. >> it's brandon thomas of the independent league gateway grizzlies, swatting a grand slam home run. anybody would be delighted about this. of course, unfortunately, though, that's what his truck looked like after. because his own grand slam hit his truck's windshield. when he saw the shattered glass, thomas said you know that's some pretty good damage. so at least i know i hit it pretty good. the homer helped gateway to a 17-6 win. >> it was a close game. up next in "the pulse" -- after winning gold in rio, gymnast aly raisman makes a love connection with an nfl player. and golf cart karaoke. see what happens when these troopers decide to lip sync.
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time to check "the pulse." we start with hillary clinton, as we mentioned at the top of the show laughing off the rumors about her health. >> clinton stopped at "jimmy kimmel" last night after some republicans made comments about her physical condition. she asked him to check her pulse. ? can you open this jar of pickles? this has not been tampered with. this is -- [ growling ] >> oh, oh. she got it. [ cheers and applause ]
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this has not been touched. >> clinton dismissed the the speculation about her health as part of what she called trump's wacky strategy and she said it makes no sense. now to olympian aly raisman saying yes to a date an nfl player. >> yahoo! played a video for her of oakland raiders player colton underwood. >> aly, what's up. just want to congratulate you on your success and representing the usa. i know i've been following along. my roommate my teammates everybody here is superproud of you. you know, if the you're ever in san jose and want to go on a double date with me and andrew and shawn, let me know. >> they've told me about him before. he's very cute. >> you know who he is? >> yeah. >> yeah. >> she sounded very casual. that double date is with former
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>> live where you live this is abc7 news. >> it is tuesday. august 23rd. i am reggie aqui. >> i am natasha zouves. we have jessica and alexis smith with traffic and we start with mike nicco and the forecast. >> good morning everyone. it is a lot more dry today than yesterday morning. there is good news to start live doppler hd is showing the showers from yesterday faded away and here is how it looks from the roof starting with temperatures in the mid-to-upper 50s and nearly 60 at noon and 4:00 at coast and around the bay 67 to 72 and inland 77 to 86 with more sunshine. grab the sunglasses today. alexis? >> we are okay to start off tuesday. the bay bridge toll plaza shows there are necessity major
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issues. quickly checking our traffic maps we are in the green for traffic through this morning but we have a power outage in antioch. that is coming up in 10 minutes. >> this morning a former santa clara county deputy who guarded the jail is facing possible jail time himself the latest in the string of guards accused of using excessive force against inmates. matt keller is with us in san jose. matt? >> this former deputy used to work here and after the arrest last night he was booked into the santa clear county jail. the former deputy's name is timmy tri and bail was set at $75,000. he has been arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and assault under color of authority. the sheriff deputy said this dates back to 2013 when called to help restraint a combative inmate during a drug el the department said tri kicked the inmate in the head and face two or they times and the inmate suffered a broken cheek and cuts
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to the face. according to a spokesman the gap between the assault and the arrest is just the result of gathering all of the facts. >> he submitted the case to the district attorney. the district attorney had additional questions. we resubmitted the case to the district attorney and got an arrest warrant. >> tri is the latest jail guard to be arrested. three former deputies have been charged with the beating death of inmate michael tyree. two others are charged with betting another inmate garcia, and breaking his view. >> police in oakland are looking for the two men who shot a man to death. officers were call to the scene before 5:30 yesterday. the man was shot at least once. he died at the hospital. police say the suspect car could have been damaged in gunfire. all the santa clara county judge behind the sentencing of a stanford s

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