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furious start. shooting pepper spray, tasers and more, as shoppers looking for deals turned shockingly violent. and what happened to this man when he was trying to save his grandson from being trampled? the aruba bombshell. the man under suspicion in the disappearance of american robyn gardner in aruba is set to walk free in just days. but what will the fbi do when gary giordano comes back to america? "twilight" fever. and not the good kind. what is it about the vampire blockbuster that's overstimulating some viewers in a potentially dangerous way? is it jacob? edward? or something more nefarious? good morning, everybody. bianna's off this weekend. but we're very happy to have abc's andrea canning. a die-hard member of team jacob.
>> never saw one movie or read one book. >> great to have you. >> i'm happy to be here. did you brave black friday at all? >> i'm way too lazy for that. >> i don't have body armor or a bullet-proof vest. things getting violent. >> we're going to get into that coming up. there's a lot more going on this morning. including a mission to mars. it's the giant, multibillion-dollar machine, tricked out with the coolest technology known to man. will this one land successfully? >> they're trying to figure out if they can send humans there, which is a fascinating question. also in the news this morning, a new twist in "the people's court" missing mom mystery. the searchers trying to find this woman, michelle parker. now, getting a big assist. we'll tell you what that is, coming up. and check this out. is it a bird? is it a plane? nope. it is jetman. we'll tell you about the latest
stunt by a eventual daredevil that likes to strap a jet pack to his back and take flight. those look like jets next to him. >> that looks very safe. we'll tell you how he lands. that's an interesting process. that's coming up. but we're going to start this morning, with r.c., ron claiborne. >> good morning, dan and andrea. we have a deal -- they have a deal. the nba owners and players reached a tentative agreement early this morning to end their 149-day lockout and save the nba season. the deal was reached after a marathon 15-hour bargains session. but it still faces several hurdles. >> there's still a lot of work to be done. and a lot of places and a lot of committees and player groups and the like. but we're optimistic that it will hold. we'll have ourselves an nba season. >> that was the nba commissioner, by the way, not a player. and if there is a season, it will be shortened to 66 games
and could begin on christmas day. and another blow to relations between the u.s. and pakistan this morning. pakistan is accusing u.s.-led nato helicopters of firing on an army checkpoint along the border with afghanistan, killing at least 25 pakistani soldiers. pakistan responded immediately by closing a keyboarder crossing used to supply coalition troops in afghanistan. and the week-long drama for three american students arrested during protests in egypt, it's almost over. they're now headed home. and abc's lama hasan joins us from cairo, egypt, with the latest. good morning, lama. >> reporter: good morning, ron. we're standing outside the dorms where the three college students were living in while they were in cairo. as soon as they were released, they didn't come here to pack up their belongings. they headed straight for the airport instead. after being detained for five days the three students were released. joyce says she's getting ready to cook a thanksgiving feast for
him. >> getting laughing, almost wanting to cry, all at the same time. we're all so very, very, very grateful. and we want to give him a big hug, get him home and hold him in our arms. >> reporter: gregory's lawyer says he's doing fine. >> i look forward to seeing him. and i certainly know his family looks forward to giving him one, gigantic hug. >> reporter: the three who were studying at the american university in cairo for a semester were arrested after being accused of throwing molotov cocktails at security forces during the protests. something the students have always denied. egyptian television released these images of the three and video showing derek among a group of protesters. evidence the police say they were taking part of the demonstration. one of their friends told us they were at the protests to show solidarity with the egyptian people.
>> they're smart enough and informed enough that this is not their revolution. >> reporter: the u.s. embassy who had been in close contact with the students throughout their detention told abc news today, they were glad they were going to be reunited with their families. ron? >> okay. thank you. lama hasan reporting from cairo in egypt. and federal regulators have launched an investigation into a potential fire risk in the chevy volt. a battery pack in the electric car caught fire this week after a government crash test. that's the second time that's happened. there's been no reported fires in volts involved in crashes on the road. finally, the white house tradition on the day after thanksgiving. first lady michelle obama and daughters sasha and malia, watched the arrival of the white house christmas tree. if i'm not mistaken, i would say that's about a 19-foot boston fir. >> you just picking that up. man knows his trees. >> it's going to be displayed in the blue room at the white house. >> none of those words were
displayed in the teleprompter, i can assure viewers at home. >> that's right. get your tree yet? >> not yet. we're negotiating. >> i'm getting one this weekend. >> the one i had last year, i kept until october. >> none of that surprises me. ron, we'll see you in a little bit. you like to hold on to -- >> we'll see you. >> keep 'em moving. i'm in trouble. now, to black friday. america's annual orgy of capitalism. but this year, it may be remembered less for joy us gluttony and more for the use of pepper spray, when angling for an x-box. let's go to abc's t.j. winick, in new york, where things have been very, very calm. t.j., good morning to you. >> reporter: dan, good morning. things have been calm here at macy's, even though there were 75,000 customers at this building yesterday, over 22 hours. the store opened again just a few minutes ago. we've seen dozens of shoppers. yesterday, the folks were attracted by door-buster deals,
like $19 boots that are normally $70. across the country, the dash for deals got ugly. on a day when the must-have gadget can incite this type of frenzy, the expression shop till you drop was more than just about bargain-hunting for the holidays. >> is it necessary for shoplifting? >> reporter: at this walmart outside phoenix, a grandfather was slammed on to the concrete floor and bloodied when police thought he was shoplifting. he insists he only tucked the video game into his waistband to protect his grandson from a frenzied mob. the dark side of black friday was on display from connecticut. police tasered a walmart shopper who resisted arrest after cutting in front of 20 people in a checkout line. to los angeles, where authorities are looking for a
woman who allegedly unleashed pepper spray on at least ten shoppers, also competing for video games. >> people were screaming. kids were on the floor. >> reporter: at clothing chain h&m in culver city, california, a fistfight. gunfire erupted during black friday sales in california, north carolina and south carolina. >> a group of young men. they started fighting. and then, soon afterwards, you heard a popping sound. >> reporter: after the 2008 death of a walmart employee trampled to death on long island when a throng of shoppers broke down the doors, the nation's largest retailer adopted new crowd control measures. a representative told us, there were a few unfortunate incidents. >> retailers have done a good job of taking care of the out of the store. but they haven't yet done everything they can do to kind
of secure the safety of the consumers inside the store during that frenzy. >> reporter: industry analysts also believe the reason for all that mayhem is that stores are open earlier and longer. and there's a shorter list of must-have items like tablet computers and those video games. dan? >> t.j., thank you. in any event, not a great day for american civility. so, can and should stores be doing more to stop this? we have lara wacs here this morning. do you think when retailers look at the pictures from yesterday they freak out and say, we have to do something to crack down on this? >> unfortunately, in the past few years, retailers say, what can we do. and best buy started to give out tickets. this year, walmart spread their door busters throughout the store and highlighted them to try to better regulate the crowd control. but at some point, i don't know how you get in front of people
who have things like pepper spray to get ahead of the crowd. >> it's a tough balance. they want to generate pictures of frenzied buying. that's good publicity. on the other hand, you don't want the frenzy to get out of hand. >> we need great promotions for people to come out and buy those deals. >> let me ask you a business question. do we have a sense of how black friday was? did it go well? and what does that mean for the overall american economy if it does go well? >> people have been talking about a 10% increase in shopping. and that sounded a little aggressive. but the early reads that we're getting is the midnight opening by most of the large retailers will turn out to be a stroke of genius. they captured a younger shopper that had not traditionally gone to door-buster stores. and later, the baby-boomers came through. yes, the crowds will be larger than what we thought. but we will get close to that 10% level. >> should we care how the shopping season goes for
retailers? is that important for the larger economy? >> it does set a tone for how the rest of the season will play out and how promotional the retailers will have to get. it's not always a direct read. but it's important for the season to start off strong. we saw an increase in 6% of shopping. and the season came in up 5%. a pretty good indication. >> you mentioned a moment ago the stroke of genius of opening early on thanksgiving itself. some people weren't happy about this. saying it violated the sanctity of the holiday. it sounds like we're here to stay, though. >> the crowds were overwhelming. they are here to stay. the customer voted with their wallet. and that's what retailers tend to listen to. >> lori wachs, thanks very much. we appreciate having you in this morning. andrea, over to you. it's a very big day for the nation's space program. you're looking at the launch pad at cape canaveral, where a robotic mission to mars is about
to take off. the rover will hunt for life on the red planet. abc's clayton sandell has the details. >> reporter: nasa's rover, is a minilab the size of a mini cooper. over one martian year, about two earth years, the nuclear-powered explorer will scan, sample and drill its way across the gigantic crater. >> it's going to look for places that are habitable, in the past or in the future or currently. it's doing a real estate assessment. where are the good schools on mars? where will there be living or life? >> reporter: first, it has to get there. it's a 354 million mile commute that ends in august, with a complicated landing engineers have never tried before. >> reporter: the navl design is this little rocket jet pack that flies the rover down.
and then lowers the rover down on a tether. and the rocket jet pack flies off and we're done with it. >> reporter: the history of mars exploration is littered with disappointment. out of 40 rovers launched, 26 have failed. one was lost after engineers mixed up english and metric navigation commands. nasa hopes curiosity has better luck. they're counting on the $2.5 billion mission to tell them if mars is a safe place for humans to visit. >> our ultimate goal in the next couple of decades for human space flight is to go to mars. it's the most earth-like planet in the solar system. >> for "good morning america," clayton sandell. a new revelation in the missing mother of three case. someone is offering a large and unial reward for information in this case. and bazi kanani is here with the
latest. >> reporter: michelle parker's friends and family thought they would be spending time with her on this holiday weekend. instead, they're spending time searching for her. today, they plan to approach the crowds of shoppers in orlando, with a new offer for one weekend only. a $50,000 reward is good through sunday, for information leading to michelle parker, who went missing after a hearing on "the people's court." >> if you know something, you know it. >> reporter: parker's mother wanted a time limit on the new reward money to encourage people with tips to come forward soon. she's well aware of the statistics. >> i would be concerned if i were her loved ones at this point, that she's not been found. >> hey, dad. it's about 8:40. this is michelle on wednesday morning. >> reporter: the last message parker left for her father, the day before she disappeared, sounded ordinary. >> okay. i love you. i'll talk to you soon. bye. >> reporter: her family released the voicemail, hoping that maybe a witness would recognize her voice, or the jewelry she was
wearing in photos they're now sharing. >> anything families can do to keep their case in front of the media and the public, they should do. >> reporter: it's been nine days since the 33-year-old mother of seen after the court show aired her dispute with her ex-fiance. police say smith is not a suspect. parker's family is staying focused on finding her. >> she's worth millions of dollars to me and my family. but i think $50,000 is an awesome amount. >> reporter: hoping she'll be with them again for the next holiday weekend. we have heard much from parker's family, her ex is not talking to the media. parker's family does not believe dale smith had anything to do with her disappearance. and the former iestigator i spoke with says since smith is not a suspect, it's probably because he's been cooperating with police.
>> such a tough holiday weekend for that family. bazi, thank you for your reporting this morning. let's get the forecast, now, and our new meteorologist, ginger zee. >> good morning, everybody. we start with mild weather that's spread east. you see the numbers behind me? this is not normal. and it's not normal to wake up in boston at 49 degrees on a day like this in november. should be 48 for an average high temperature. but the sun came up around 6:48 this morning. and they are going to have a high in the mid-60s. so, this warmth is not just for them. but it's spread through new york, as well. looking for not only temperatures to be ahead of that system, a little warmer than average. but chicago, down to evansville, memphis, included in rainfall that should be a little bit of an issue. could cause some flood warnings. bottom end of that storm going to give severe weather potential, including the threat for some really gusty winds. 60-mile-per-hour, 70-mile-per-hour winds. the west coast, getting a slight break. that's nice for them. l.a. going to be about 10
degrees above a joining me on this holiday weekend. it is chiy out there buthe winds are cacalled. through the day, wee outut in the 6's. yesterday in the 70's. up front m movinour y. mostly cloudy, skies 60's.atures in th >> and it is game of the week time. have to look at college football. there's so many games going on. we had big ones yesterday and the day before. penn state and wisconsin, going to be a little showery there. a pocket of mild air. mid to upper 40s. >> i'm loving this weather in
new york. >> isn't it nice? >> amazing. >> if we got 57, we would have a record. >> i'm rooting for that. thank you, ginger. >> thanks, ginger. the next story you have to see to believe. the latest chapter in the amazing adventures of jetman. this time, he's really outdone himself, soaring to new heights. even superman might be envious. abc's david kerley has the story. >> reporter: if you're going to call yourself jetman, you i may as well fly with jets, right? see those two jet aircraft? look at the little speck to your right. here's the zoom in. there. that's the jetman, flying in formation with those jets over the swiss alps. take a closer look. this is a guy wearing a swing he designed himself, with four kerosene-burning jets. and eat able not just to keep up. it's the latest feet from eve
rossi. he soared the grand canyon this summer. another aviation first. in 2008, this solo flight across the english channel, which, for most people is the definition of extreme. for him -- >> it's not extreme. little steps. now, it's clear. if i give you that wing today, it would -- okay. it would be crazy. >> reporter: but the path to this was not without turbulence. two years ago, he found himself in a water rescue off the coast of spain after failing his first attempt to fly between the continents. >> i did my best. >> reporter: but now, by jumping out of a helicopter, igniting his engines and formation flying, yves rossy takes aviation to new flights, something to think about during the parachute ride to the ground. for "good morning america," david kerley, abc news. >> little-known fact, andrea canning used to be a jet pilot. how do you think you'd feel
about that? >> i don't know. in an f-18 next to the jetman. not so sure i'd do that. never know. >> never know. although, it's good you won't have to be put to that test. coming up on "gma," the aruba shocker. why is the man suspected in the disappearance of robyn gardner about to go free? and what could happen to him when he comes home? plus, shop till you drop? or maybe not, perhaps? is it smart to be a part of the frenzy this weekend? or should you hold out for later deals later? things you need to know before you head out to the malls this morning. and forget the team edward versus team jacob debate. the big question this morning, is the new "twilight" movie actually making people sick? that story coming up. love your pandora bracelet.
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good morning, america. i'm dan harris. we're going to get to that coming up. i'm alongside guest star andrea canning. >> i say wait. avoid all that madness. >> at least go to the internet. >> that's even better, actually. >> the lazy man's option. i'm very well acquainted with. also ahead, a word of the warning for all of the twihards out there. the latest movie in the "twilight" saga, could be hazardous to your health. >> giving people seizures, apparently. tell us what you are thankful for. it's a special holiday edition of "your three words" coming up. we're going to start in aruba, where the american man under a cloud of suspicion for the disappearance of his traveling companion, robyn gardner, may be about to walk free. prosecutors are disputing the decision. abc's matt gutman who has been covering this case since it broke, has more from miami. good morning. >> reporter: good morning to you, dan. it was a tremendous blow for
aruban authorities. since a day or two after robyn gardner has gone missing, their entire case hinged on one person, gary giordano. and throughout, his story has remained vague but consistent. and he could return home as early as tuesday night. after six of theser. walks, gary giordano, the only suspect in the disappearance of robyn gardner, will walk free tuesday night. >> the judge finally gave mr. giordano today, the benefit of the doubt. and said, i see no reason to keep mr. giordano in detention during the rest of the investigation. >> reporter: it's a stunning turnaround. after 111 days of detention, the aruban judge ruled there was insufficient evidence to keep giordano locked up without charges for another 30 days. during the proceeding, giordano made a personal plea. >> mr. giordano explained once more for the judge that he has been sitting here four months,
as an innocent person. >> reporter: and then, he wept. according to his attorney, overcome that after four months in prison, someone was willing to hear his side. all along giordano has maintained his companion, robyn gardner, also from maryland, disappeared while they were snorkeling on this beach on august 2nd. two hours earlier, the couple was seen smiling at this bar. and the day before that, partying, as seen in this exclusive photo. gardner seemed to vanish without a trace. still, the aruban investigators tell "gma" they'll keep pursuing giordano. >> we'll continue the investigation. mr. giordano will remain our main suspect. >> reporter: noting that a lack of evidence does not mean innocence. and giordano's legal problems are not over, either. he faces a possible grand jury indictment in maryland and continued scrutiny. >> it can potentially help them. i always want to keep people on the street, assuming there's no safety issues because they will make mistakes. they'll make telephone calls.
they'll send e-mails. they'll talk to a friend. it's more difficult for them to do that in jail. >> reporter: dan, there is a chance that appeals court you mentioned earlier could convene before tuesday and decide to keep giordano on the island for another 30 days. or if investigators finally find that piece of key, hard evidence that's eluded them, a murder weapon or a body, and decide to extradite him when he gets home to maryland. >> stressful hours. let me ask you about the grand jury in maryland you mentioned. any sense of what the charges would be? >> reporter: it's sealed for now. we have a sense that it probably will have something to do with insurance fraud. like investigators in aruba, the fbi found that $1.5 million in travel insurance policy that giordano took out on robyn naming himself the beneficiary, very suspicious. dan? >> matt gutman, who has been covering this case since the beginning. thank you. now, let's go back to ron claiborne with the other stories developing this morning. >> good morning, everyone. in the news, it looks like there will be a pro basketball season
after all. the players and nba owners reached a tentative agreement early this morning. if approved the shortened season will start probably on christmas day. and more fallout from the death of a floda a&m drum major who died in a suspected hazing incident. robert champion's family says they will sue the school. and the clock is ticking on occupy los angeles protesters. l.a.'s mayor says they have until 12:01 a.m. to pack up and leave their encampment. the protests have been peaceful. and finally, santa claus dropped out of the sky early. a skydiving santa and his elves landed in shenandoah, pennsylvania, and handed out gifts early. a little early. probably a recon mission or something like that. now, the weather and ginger zee. >> black friday was brown friday in idaho falls.
a dust storm. how about? shutting down i-15 for almost six hours. lots of dust there. what about the rest of holiday travel weather? it's calming down on the west coast. 80, l.a. today. vegas is going to get to 64. that high pressure building in. even seattle having a slight break, with a bit of rain, snow, sleet stuff in the upper elevations. looking at the holiday travel overall, dry along the east coast. warm ahead of that storm. rain, though, from the lower peninsula of michigan down through the thunderstorms into atlanta. and that's why we've got just a few delays as far as >> good rnin hihigh temperatutures tay ithe 60's. incrsing cudinesess. more clouds tomorrow. ate-hour possibl >> and we do have one twitter
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across the country this weekend, with their holiday shopping list in hand, looking for bargains, of course. but this is really the best time to buy those holiday gifts? or are there some things you should wait a little longer to pick up? "gma" technology contributor, and shopping guru, becky worley, is joining us via skype, from oakland, california. she has herb crystal ball. >> this year is funky. there's normally four saturdays between thanksgiving and christmas. but this year, christmas falls on a sunday. so, we're going to get an extra weekend day. and i think on that day, the procrastinators are going to be duking it out to get the deals. >> i think you're speaking about most men out there, becky. a lot of people are thinking of buying the tablet computers this holiday. when is the best time to buy those now or late center. >> tablets are buy now.
last year, four people wanted a tablet. this year, 15. the ipad is a clear winner. apple put it on sale yesterday. that's the only sale of the year. you won't get it discounted from apple again. buy now. when it comes to a kindle fire, amazon did not put it on sale yesterday. i think that's an indication they're not going to. also, very much -- a lot of demand for that. so, buy now. one exception is the android tablet, like the galaxy tab. i have a feeling we might see a fire sale here. wait on the android tablets. >> i'm a mom of a 1-year-old and a 2-year-old. i did all their shopping. got all their toys. what do you recommend? was a too early? or am i okay? >> i'm just giving you mad props. that's insane. i can't believe, so organized. good for you. >> i have to be. >> the thing about toys is, you should probably wait because toys historically aren't their cheaper around the black friday weekend. they get cheaper as we gets
toward the christmas holiday. a good example, i saw the nintendo 3ds, the hand-held gaming system, was at 1: $135 last week. they jacked the price up for black friday. you're organized and a very good mom. >> time is money, too. what about tvs? >> yeah. tvs, it's another one of those depends. so, let's talk about the brand names first. for brand names, you should wait. there's no new technology in tvs, no 3d, no technology to upsell us. all they can do is drop the prices. they're going to do that like crazy along a well-worn pattern. right around christmas, the prices soften. and the best prices are right before the super bowl. if you can, wait until the new year. but the discount brands, the dynex, the westinghouse, the incigna, those are really good
prices this weekend. they should probably be gobbled up before the thanksgiving leftovers are gone. >> becky, that was such good information. thank you so much. that will really help those people heading to the malls this weekend. now that the holiday season is in full swing, we want to hear from you. what's your family's secret to saving money? saving time? or saving your sanity during the holidays? go to goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! and let us know. and coming up on "good morning america," "twilight" fever. is the new movie a health hazard? ce a year-sears black saturday. doorbusters start at 7am! get 30% off all kenmore elite appliances and this 24-inch led 1080p tv is only $159.99. real deals. real savings. sears
this is really incredible. the newest "twilight" movie has already made more than 17$0 million at the box office. but there's a problem. >> we knew the movie made tween girls light-headed. but there's a serious side-effect, apparently. here's abc's abbie boudreau. >> reporter: it's a series that has millions of fans screaming with joy. but could "twilight's" latest hit be hazardous to your health. people around the country are saying certain scenes are triggering seizures. like a utah man who passed out and started convulsing. same thing happened to brandon
gephardt in california. >> i was shaking. they were looking at me. >> reporter: the last thing they remembered, bella's graphic birthing scene, where flashes of red, white and black lights flicker on the screen, almost like a strobe light. experts say brandon likely suffered an epileptic seizure. >> red is one of the most provocative colors when flashed to provoke a seizure. >> reporter: it's not the first time that people have gotten sick from their favorite flick. in '127 hours" the movie about a trapped hiker, reports that moviegoers fainted from shock during the amputation scene. even worse, blockbuster "avatar." one man reportedly died while watching this movie. his doctors blamed overexcitement. and in 2008, "cloverfield," a thriller about a monster in
new york city. there's a facebook page that says "cloverfield" made me sick. loved the movie. hated what it did to my stomach. the next time brandon's girlfriend wants to go to a movie, maybe they should choose something a little lighter. no reports of "the muppets" making anyone sick. for "good morning america," abbie boudreau, abc news, los angeles. >> well done, abbie. coming up here on "gma" on this saturday morning, thankful for oprah and so much more. it's coming up next on "your for oprah and so much more. it's coming up next on "your three words." when what we want and sleep soundly through the night. prevacid®24hr prevents the acid that causes frequent heartburn all day, all night. go to prevacid24hour.com for a $4 coupon.
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it's time to find out what you are thankful for this holiday weekend. here's "your three words" from -- the music is from the band the red walls. and the song is appropriately called "thank you." ♪ it seems as though i've lived a lonely lifetime ♪ ♪ because i never had a girl like you ♪ ♪ to hold me tight since you came around ♪ ♪ and you showed your world to me ♪ ♪ i'm thinking that i'll never be blue again ♪ ♪ now that you're in my life ♪
♪ you are my pride and joy ♪ ♪ when you came you chased my blues away ♪ ♪ when you know you're all that i have been waiting on ♪ ♪ yeah, and i love you're wonderful ♪ ♪ i say thank you i feel it ♪ ♪ because you and me i love you, all right ♪ ♪ so, thank you for loving me ♪ ♪ because you and me i love you so much ♪ ♪ anytime of day you make my day ♪ ♪ the way you spoke
goes on in my head ♪ ♪ and you know all that all i've been waiting for ♪ ♪ thank you, for loving me like you do ♪ ♪ because you and me have it all ♪ >> that looked like a genuine surprise. very cool. >> i'm thankful for being here today. thank you for having me. >> thanks for coming in. appreciate it. >> it's been fun. if you'd like a chance to see your three words on the air, go to our website, goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! and upload your video there. >> thanks for watching abc news. we're always online at goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! see you tomorrow.
captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- good morning. taking a look at some of the the news today, american college students fromn their way home egypt. were arrested last week during violent protests in cairo. expected to be back home tonight. fromn will be released tuesday whoson on since august. yesterday, a judge arrested a prosecutor's request to hold an days without filing charges. a look at our forecast. mother nature continues to us ahead of ath very mild weekend. that is going to be the story
today. temperatures are on the cool side. already 41 degrees out in alexandria. no wind-chill to worry about. 63 degrees at reagan national. degrees in culpeper. it looked like a spring day yesterday. in that front in the midwest is getting closer. for the remainder of today, again in the 60's the sixth day in a row. tomorrow, temperatures still in the 60's but mostly cloudy tomorrow. like the rain showers monday and tuesday. thanks. thank you for watching.
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