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the fbi isn't saying much about raids conducted at the home of a former vladimir putin ally. a spokesman stays they were related to 2018 sanctions against him. the husband of a woman from southern california who hasn't been seen in months is now charged with her murder. larry millete was taken into custody yesterday. megan tevrizian has the story. >> reporter: this morning a major development in the
disappearance of may millete. >> i just want to see my sister. >> reporter: nine months after maya, as she's known to her family, was last seen, her husband is now under arrest. >> may's husband is responsible for her disappearance. >> reporter: she was last seen january 7, the same day video shows him moving his car to an area outside their home with no camera coverage. the next morning they say he left home for 11 hours. >> as the evidence unfolded in this case, meticulously and carefully, block by block, it pointed in one direction. that may was murdered. >> reporter: authorities say maya wanted a divorce. but her husband was so desperate to keep her in the relationship, they say he sought help from supernatural powers. >> spell casters were asked to
make may want to stay in the relationship. but as december of 2020 came, those messages to spell casters were a lot more threatening. >> reporter: news of the arrest hitting maya's family hard. >> he's family. he's our family. he's been with us for 20 years. my sister did love him. >> reporter: the mother of three's family organized search parties, hanging flyers and billboards hoping for her return. now they're even more desperate to find her. >> we're still asking the public, please, help us bring my sister home. >> we will, macy! >> reporter: the d.a. insists they can file murder charges even though a body hasn't been found. larry millete is due in court tomorrow. >> our thanks to megan. we turn now to sports with the nba returning for its 75th
year. >> and it started with the champs from seasons 73 and 74 in action. >> the bucks raised their first championship banner since 1971. then they went out and hung a loss on brooklyn. giannis had 32 points in a 127-104 win over the nets. >> the lakers got a combined 67 points from lebron james and anthony davis, but it was not enough. steph curry's 21-point, ten-rebound, ten-assist night helped golden state beat l.a. 121-114. >> they call that a triple-double. and in baseball, the astros and red sox were tied at two until houston blew the game wide open. the astros scoring seven runs and sending the fenway faithful to the exits. >> houston's 9-2 victory ties the american league championship series at two games apiece. game five is late this afternoon.
then there were the dodgers, they needed late heroics. down by three, cody bellinger hits a home run to tie the game at five. and mookie betts doubled in the winning run. atlanta leads two games to one and a pivotal game four is tonight. and plenty of people have noticed atlanta's jacques peterson and his pearl necklace. he started wearing a string of real pearls in september and hasn't stopped. he says he just liked how they looked. so he bought them. the braves are selling replica strings in their fan shops. >> using pearls to try to get a ring. >> oh. i see what you did there. >> i would hope they're selling replicas. i would imagine pearls are expensive. >> pearls are expensive. but i love that. you have your thing. andrew has glasses, we sell them at the abc gift shop. >> yes, we do. >> and i will think of something. >> we sell those hats, too. a tease there.
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chipotle. >> yesterday i ate chipotle for breakfast, lunch and dinner. >> also has an appetite for taking on challenges that will guac your world. convincing his best friends to join him on a cross-country road trip, eating chipotle in all 50 states all in 50 days. >> there was 43 states have chipotle locations. the states that didn't have it, we would drive an extra state or so and pick it up and drive and eat it at monuments. >> wyatt here taking a gap here from college, using money from his woodworking business to help cover costs and the boys having a sponsorship from racetrack gas station chain. most of the time they split an order of three tacos.er0% >> did you ever say i'm done?
>> we're really hardheaded. we can't just give up. >> so the taco trio kept driving and driving, usually around eight hours a day, sleeping in the car at night, showering at gyms along the route, finally they flew to alaska and hawaii to wrap up their cross-country journey. >> it's been 18,000 miles of driving, over 300 hours. we went to all 50 states in 50 days. >> it's such a cool feeling, like an idea becomes a reality. and it doesn't happen overnight. >> several dozen tacos later it all paid off. >> it all paid off, exactly. >> cheers. >> wyatt says his favorite stop on their cross-country trek was the grand canyon and lake powell in arizona. he's already planning his next big stunt, 100 colles in 1 days.
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♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ oh, it's adventure time. it's time for "that's wild", starting with an update to those zebras running loose in maryland. >> back in august, three zebras escaped from a farm in upper marlboro. since then, one unfortunately has died. but the other two remain on the run. and officials have come up with a fresh approach to catch them. >> they're recruiting other zebras to help. what could possibly go wrong, right? two zebras from the same farm are said to be used to lure the two wanderers back to the farm. >> if you have two zebras on the loose and you add two more, how many zebras do you have on the loose? >> this sounds like an s.a.t. question. >> experts believe this is the best and safest approach to get those zebras back home. the answer is c, only two, because the other ones, they got
this. next to being caught in the path of a herd of bison. >> tourists were caught by surprise in yellowstone national park when this herd of bison came galloping at them in the middle of the road. >> the couple took cover at the end of the bridge as the bison eventually veered off the road. the person shooting the video said the bison apparently wanted nothing to do with the tourists and just wanted to cross the bridge. >> you could say it was bisonest as usual. i'm sure it's safe, though. >> can you tell the good people your bison joke. >> what did the buffalo say to his son before spending him off to college? bi-son. okay, next to a cross-terrestrial kiss. >> a friendly whale shark was determined to say hello from the >> when the dog's owner was diving, they came across this 22-foot-long shark that poked its head right out of the water
inching toward sailor. >> when the shark finally got close enough, the lab touched her nose with the shark's snout. >> the owner was overjoyed to see such incredible interaction. so are we. >> we are, too. and finally, to an adorable aardvark getting into the spirit of the season. >> aardvarks were treated to seasonal treats in the form of pumpkins, but it was tilley who was most curious about her special zoo boo treat. >> tilley used her amazing sniffer while she inspected the 53-pound pumpkin that had holes poked into it and filled with yogut. >> this is how pumpkin spice lattes are made believe it or not. >> ah, this is what happened to arthur after they decided to not continue the show on pbs. >> i'm kind of in the mood for pumpkins as well. >> guys, halloween is days away. i'm keeping this, just in case, as a backup plan for a halloween costume. >> also aardvark, great word. yeah? >> yes.
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