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good morning, america. breaking overnight, horror on the highway. a wildfire sweeps across a freeway in california. cars and trucks engulfed in flames. >> my god. >> a shield of heat. >> drivers running for their lives. helicopters called in but were efforts to douse the flames hampered by drones? terror attack investigation. new information about that gunman who killed four marines. his troubled family life. his mysterious trip to the middle east as we learn more about his victims, heroes who were cut down in a hail of gunfire. >> giant blocks of hail falling from the sky. >> chaos at a concert. fans running for cover. the deadly lightning strikes, 45 million americans in the danger
zone right now. and caught on camera. elephant rampage. the angry animal gone wild chasing down his handlers tossing this car like a toy so what set him off? all righ hey, good morning. we're going to start here with the story that is still developing this hour. firefighters tell us they've never seen anything like what happened overnight on this freeway in california. >> the video shows the moments when a fast-moving wildfire swept across this highway. the drivers were surrounded by those flames. hundreds of them running for safety. their cars and trucks left to burn. and an infuriating question this morning, were efforts to fight those flames from air hampered by the interference of amateur drone operators. the latest now from abc's matt
gutman who is on the seen in california. good morning, matt. >> hey, good morning, paula. that fire is still smoldering. this is what remains of a man's house. that fire raced across the countryside chewing up thousands of acres as you mentioned so fast in just a couple of hours moving so quickly it caught up to those motorists trapping some. overnight the horror on the highway. an intern another racing up the hill leaping on to this interstate. cars semis even this boat bursting into flames. some turned into charred metal husband hunks. it moved so fast this family narrowly missing it. >> oh, my god. >> i feel the heat. >> reporter: the seen apocalyptic fleeing their cars on foot others taking to the hill. sedans on single track roads. this man from michigan on his first trip to california. >> keep were running up the hill. it was just a nightmare.
>> reporter: his kids taking it hardest. >> i grabbed my kids and everyone was screaming cars were on fire. blowing up. >> reporter: squadrons of jets dropping tons of flame retard apartment hoping to slow the fire. helicopters dumping bucks of water on those burning cars to little effect. that wall of fire creating a massive curtain of smoke looping over the town of oak hill. only 5% contained the fire consumed more than 3,000 acres. >> do you want me to go? >> i want you to get in your truck and leave. >> reporter: emergency crews saying relief efforts delayed because of interference of five personal droins in the area. 26 minutes, that's how long those firefighters were delayed in fighting the flames because of those drones. now, no arrests were made. i want you to see and hear how dry it is out here. this is already shaping up to be one of the worst fire seasons in well over a decade and, dan and paula, we are not even halfway through. >> no a long way to go.
they'll have to figure out this drone issue. it's not the first time it's happened and i expect it'll pop up again in the future. matt gutman thank you for your reporting this morning. we'll move now to the full-scale federal investigation into the young man who shot up those two military facilities in chattanooga, tennessee, killing four sharapovamarines. abc's chief investigative correspondent brian ross is here with more. >> fbi technicians are working to go through and exploit the computers and cell phones that once belonged to mohammad abdulazeez. the computers and cell phoned sized from his home on a quiet street in the small tennessee town of hixon. to determine what drove the young man who until this week neighbors had considered an all-american kid. >> in my experience this was an isis inspired attack. >> reporter: a seven-month tay in the mideast in jordan last year by abdulazeez could have
been a turning point. >> why did he go overseas? who did he meet when he was there. >> reporter: from what authorities have learned so far abdulazeez's transformation from teenager at a swimming hole to mixed martial arts firer to terrorist happened in rapid fashion. a friend who ran into him a few weeks ago saw nothing out of the ordinary. >> i saw him two weeks ago completely 100% normal. >> reporter: for all the smiles he grew up in a family with strife. court documents filed by his mother allege his father beat her and the children and threatened to take a second wife as permitted by islamic law and in a blog posting last monday abdulazeez wrote "life is short and bitter." [ sirens] >> reporter: three days later the dead i willly aing that. the fbi had no warning he was even thinking about violence. a stealth terrorist. >> these individuals are learning how to avoid the fbi
and our surveillance. there was no opportunity along the way to stop this individual from carrying out this attack. >> reporter: the fbi says it has not yet found the evidence on public social media that would show abdulazeez was inspired or directed by isis but the work this weekend at the fbi lab will be to determine if he was communicating on secret encrypted channels used by isis that the u.s. for all its might so far have had a hard time cracking. >> my question is if he was in touch with isis which we don't know yet why wouldn't isis already have claimed responsibility? ? that's an excellent question and generally they do although now lots of isis followers are praising him but so far no direct claim of responsibility. >> at this point he seems like the nightmare scenario doing it on his own. >> absolutely. >> brian, thank you. appreciate it. this morning we are remembering four marines lost in that tragedy. young sons and fathers. three were war heroes. one had just enlisted in the
marines and sim avila has more. >> reporter: good morning, paula. overnight the bodies of the four slain marines killed here in chattanooga were escorted by police across country to dover air force base to the final flights home to their families and funerals. >> it's extremely tragic to see an american soldier killed on american soil. ♪ god bless america ♪ >> reporter: overnight mourners gathered to grieve the loss of the four fallen heroes from the just enlisted to combat veteran, the faces of those murdered where they worked. the face of the vic. the baby face skip wells just 21 years old only son raised by a single mother only recently joined the marine reserves. >> no one would ever expect to die in the capacity in which he
did. but he died with his boots on and he died doing what he loved. >> reporter: and in the moments before he died wells according to the associated press texting his girlfriend these last words, active shooter. mohammad youssuf abdulazeez opening fire at the marine corps facility after driving seven miles from the recruiting office where he began his rampage on thursday morning. gunnery sergeant thomas sullivan, 40 years old who survived two tours of duty in iraq only to be gunned down here at home. sullivan's family draped a flag over their restaurant in springfield, massachusetts and wrote this "he was our hero and he will never be forgotten. thank you, tommy, for protecting us" in begansburg, wisconsin carson holemquist was only 27 and
david wyatt was dedicated as a father and husband. his life was one of joy and love. also overnight in -- also overnight here in chattanooga, the family of dennis padego said he is doing well and his spirits are good. dan. >> jim, and we thank you for your reporting on this statistic from "the new york times" this morning is jarring. more marines were killed in chattanooga than in all of afghanistan this year. a horrific event and that concludes our coverage of that story this morning. we'll move on to the extreme weather this weekend. 45 million people across the midwest and the plains bracing for severe summer thunderstorms packing damaging winds, large hail and flash flooding and rob is here rob, teach me how to speak, please. >> just let him do the weather. >> problem with summer thunderstorms, not only tough to say but scattered across much of the country. got them across the northeast but a strong complex of
thunderstorms right now moving across wisconsin. we have a severe thunderstorm watch out till 9:00 central time. this is the same line of storms that moved through minneapolis just a few hours ago. overnight, the skies lighting up in minneapolis. thunderstorms firing across the u.s. in selita colorado four people struck by lightning, leaving one dead. and in kentucky as storms roll in, sam smith giving a concert in louisville escorted offstage then chaos as concertgoers run for cover. luckily no injuries but that outdoor show ending early. >> i can't see the center of the road. i can't see anything. >> reporter: in south dakota hail, hammering down. drivers getting pelted and watch as these huge ice chunks pummel this golf course some the size of baseballs and this morning, residents cleaning up after seven confirmed tornadoes ripped
through northern illinois and iowa earlier this week snapping trees, tearing roofs off homes and destroying cars. >> all of a sudden all i kept hearing was it's all gone. it's all gone. it's all gone. >> more tornadoes possible today and tomorrow though the main threat is going to be some damaging straight line winds and frequent lightning as we've been seeing. this line of storms will kind of stretch out. this is the typical time where the northern half moves more quickly than the southern half so back through the high plains you'll see severe weather. chicago today i think you'll get it later on this morning and tomorrow kansas city back through indianapolis up through buffalo is where the cold front will be. damaging wind hail and a brief tornado possible tomorrow and heavy rain with these across parts of new england, could see 2 to 3 inches of rainfall as we go through monday. paula, much more weather coming up. >> great to have you back and check in with you later. to the serious jailhouse death of a woman in texas seen here on cell phone video. now, authorities say she hung herself in her jail cell but her
friends and family say they cannot fathom she would kill herself as they led a demonstration outside the jail demanding an investigation. abc's mara schiavocampo is on the story for us this morning. >> good morning. yeah, her family saying she was excited about starting a new job and would never have taken her own life. they're now demanding a full investigation and are joined by a u.s. congresswoman from her district. >> we demand answers. >> reporter: overnight protesters gatheringout side this texas jail where sandra bland spent her final hours. >> sister sandra dee serves justice. >> reporter: the rally seeking answers to the 28-year-old's mysterious death. >> you just slammed my head into the ground. >> reporter: taken into custody after this routine traffic stop took an aggressive turn. a bystander capturing the moments on camera. >> for a traffic signal you slam knee into the ground and everything. >> reporter: police saying that bland was argumentative and uncooperative. but this morning, the officer involved is now assigned to administrative duties for
violations of the department's procedures regarding traffic stops. the fbi now also looking into the case. abc's linsey davis speaking with the congresswoman from that texas district. >> i don't believe that we should allow this case to languish without a full investigation. >> reporter: authorities discovered bland dead in her cell three days later saying she hanged herself. the district attorney saying videos like this -- >> it's a little bit of depression as well as ptsd. >> reporter: -- could be used in the case. >> self-diagnosis is something that we are going to look at and consider with the motive for a suicide. >> reporter: but bland's family saying she would never take her life and was the one assaulted. >> based on the sandy that i knew that's unfathomable to me. >> reporter: now, the officer involved in the arrest will remain on administrative duties until the conclusion of the investigation. the texas department of public safety also says the fbi will conduct a forensic analysis of
the videos reeled to the case and will release related video footage to the public as soon as possible. a lot of questions here to be answered. >> social media post about ptsd and being depressed her friends and family say it's being taken out of context. >> that's what we're hearing. >> as you said a lot more questions to be answered. we'll switch gears to the race for the white house. your choice your vote and the unexpected twist for hillary clinton. many people thought her run for the democratic nomination would be a cakewalk but there she was in iowa overnight sharing the stage for the first time with bernie sanders, the socialist senator from vermont who is generateing surprisingly robust crowds and excitement and devin dwyer is on the story from the white house. >> reporter: things starting to get interesting for democrats. bernie sanders, hillary clinton, the other democratic candidates as you said on the stage together in iowa side by side for the first time. they didn't go after each other by name but it's clear this
nomination race is heating up. for democrats, it's finally a face-off. >> this country belongs to all of us. >> we are ready to win this election. >> reporter: overnight hillary clinton sharing the stage in iowa for the first time with bernie sanders, the socialist from vermont who's been drawing huge crowds. >> we need a mass movement from coast to coast. >> i'm running for you. >> reporter: clinton the front runner meeting real competition in iowa for the first time. standing shoulder to shoulder with former governors martin o'malley. lincoln cave if i and former senator jim webb. die-hard democrats are excited to size up their options. hillary popular but 70% of democrats in the latest ap poll see her favorably, down 11 points since april. >> thank you so much iowa. >> reporter: the clinton campaign announcing friday it's buying its first tv ad time. >> every day americans need a champion.
>> reporter: spending more than $7 million in the early primary states including nearly $4 million in iowa. bernie sanders hasn't announced a single major ad buy. >> there is nothing we cannot accomplish. >> reporter: today republicans are attending another iowa cattle call too. 10 of the 15 candidates in the gop race con virgining on a summit with religious conservatives. donald trump who is on the cover of "the new yorker" making a belly flop splash is near the front of the pack saying he expects to win iowa. now, wisconsin governor scott walker and former florida governor jeb bush also near the front of the pack there in iowa. almost all the 2016 candidates will be swarming the state this weekend. those critical iowa caucuses just about six months away dan and paula. >> full employment act for political reporters across the country. it's going to be a great race. devin, thank you. over to ron with the other stories including a shooting spree in maine. >> a convicted sex offender in maine is back behind bars this morning accused of fatally
shooting two people and wounding three others in separate incidents in that state. police say that anthony lord beat a man. a 22-year-olds was rescued would have been in his custody unharmed. a small passenger plane crashed into a rugged mountainous area of alaska killing one person but four others on board that plane survived. coast guard officials say their rescue efforts were hampered by poor weather and the steep terrain but were able to hoist them from the crash site. overseas in south africa more than 300 people injured when their commuter train rammed into a stopped train. the accident occurred in johannesburg friday during the height of the evening rush hour. the stopped train was in a station at the time. and back at home it's three strikes and you're out in baseball. last night it was three outages, power outages that stopped a game between the washington nationals and l.a. dodgers in d.c. a bank of stadium lights behind third base went out the first
time leading to an hour plus delay. well they got the lights working. it went out again and again. three times was enough. the game was suspended in the fifth with the dodgers up 2-1. that gam you're keeping score will resume later today. in denmark three elephants from a traveling circus got loose, went on a rampage in a beach. it began when a circus worker struck one of the animals causing that one to run off. yes, angry pachyderms tried to pick up a truck with his tusings. >> they're really strong. >> a lot of adrenaline. >> very angry. in this case the elephants were calmed down and they were round rounded -- >> leave the elephants in the wild and stop making them travel around in circuses. >> i would be in favor. >> i was chased by wild elephants in the wild one of the most terrifying experiences in my life. >> did you provoke the elephant. >> no they saw us and ran after it. >> you are a threatening human
being. >> i am not -- >> what do you do with an elephant you don't stop drop and roll. >> you send your chihuahuas after them. >> you run as fast as you can. >> ron is correct i. he is in most thing. >> what if there are summer thunderstorms? is that how you say it? >> i was unable to say thunder thunderstorms well. but, rob, you saved me >> let's live in the present. >> well played. >> if you are in a fire stop drop and roll. coachella festival over but winds blowing. thunderstorm outside of there yesterday caused winds to kick up the classic haboob. a sandstorm, low visibilities. might see more as we go through time because we'll see moree thunderstorms. very active monsoon season. and what's left of dolores is going to cause more in the way of thunderstorms so could cause flash flooding. tropical storm dollars was a category 4 hurricane, now the moisture will get into the desert southwest and california will see it especially in the
sierra. might be more sparks from lightning but we'll have to watch that potential for fire. heat my goodness. heat advisories from the gulf coast to canada. swelterer. heat indices will feel like it's up and over 100. it moves off to the ea dave: good rning, a sizzling weekend on 10, temperaraturein the u upper 90's. right now in annapopolis, 74 degrees. he's like 81. liliving o on the shower activity to the west. we will see some of that activity this morning and afternoon. 85 was yesterday. today, 94 degrees. bouncing beach ball. we'll get to the beach forecast in the next half hour.
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shower activy this morningng some of i it heavy in t the west virginia panhandle. on doppler you can see some of that activity with lightning strikes t there in western west virginia and thmaryland panhandle. we will eclipse that easily today. 94 today. heat index a around 101. afternoon showers dd thunderstorms. tomorrow, 97 degrees. one of t the hottest days of the year.
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manufactures like "jurassic park" and "star wars." takes huge blockbusters coming up later. first here the new clues this morning in a murder mystery that has baffled police for a year now. >> dan markle a florida state university professor and father of two, he was gunned down at his home in florida and on the anniversary of his death authorities are revealing new clues that they hope will track down his killer and abc's phillip mena is here with the story. good morning phillip. >> reporter: paula, dan, good morning. such a puzzling case, this was a well-known college professor who police said was the intended of that fatal attack. here we are a year later and till no sign of a suspect. this morning, new information released by tallahassee police that they hope will solve a brutal crime. >> this is a picture of the suspect vehicle. >> reporter: exactly one year ago today florida state university professor dan markle murdered shot in his car in cold blood. >> he was so full of life so full of love, a friend to so
many people. >> reporter: officers releasing information about the suspect's car in hopes of getting closer to solving the crime. >> the first thing is going to be the color. >> reporter: saying the silver vehi black passenger side mirror and a missing tow bolt and they believe the car's owner may not have known the car was used in a crime. >> i can't imagine a person wanting to hurt him. >> reporter: according to police the father of two shot by a waiting assassin. markle on the phone when he arrived home telling an unidentified caller someone is in my driveway. the suspect then followed him into the garage shooting him in the head. >> the driver's side window is all bashed in and he's got blood all over his head. >> reporter: alive when police arrived he was pronounced dead in the hospital hours later. two days before he posted to his blog about the death penalty. he had received threatening comments in 2012 on the same website. >> is it possible that some of
his scholarship and literature created some enemies. i guess that's as possible as any of the other scenarios. >> reporter: to help get the case solved reward money was increased from $25,000 to $125,000. >> hopefully that will work. >> authorities really haven't been able to establish a motive hire. in just that controversial blog post is something that keeps coming up as something to look at but still no motive. >> mystery. all right, thanks phillip, appreciate it. ron is back with another look at the other news headlines includeing mon on our top story, the california wildfires. >> a thousand firefighters out there in california still battling that huge fashion-moving wildfire that is east of los angeles. the raging wildfire set 20 vehicles ablaze on interstate 15 the main highway between l.a. and las vegas. that fire only 5% contained at this hour. and turning now to iraq where isis is claiming responsibility for a deadly suicide bombing in the eastern iraqi province of dial la.
the death toll at least 115. nearly 200 others were wounded. it happened when the victims gathered to mark the end of the islamic holy month of ramadan. in texas caught on camera a woman giving birth in a car. >> oh, no please. >> on a busy highway. >> there it is. >> looks remarkably >> there's no way she just had a baby. >> well maybe she found that baby. i don't know. or a stork dropped it. >> the baby looks real. >> the proud dad presumably on his way to the hospital was driving. i don't believe he is shooting a video at the same time. >> i wish -- she made it look so effortless. >> really looks easy. >> hard enough when you have help. you're in a car. >> i assume this happened a little before the video shot. maybe the seat was back. there was some -- >> i'm not done. >> okay. >> carry on. >> i'm not done. >> i will not be ignored. finally, tom brady is allegedly
deflate ball could have a new home. going on auction. the bidding starting at 25,000 bucks, sara. the alleged -- the football was found to be underinflated during the new england patriots and indianapolis colts playoff game back in january, of course they won that game and led to his four-game suspension which he is appealing. >> and, sara after that comment i advise you never to visit the city of boston. >> or anywhere near there. >> i think the price of that auction is going to inflate. >> oh. i saw what you did there, p. >> or how poor it was or deflate in you want to save paula. >> let's continue this horrible analogy and take it -- you know their main argument was that the cold deflated the ball because of the ideal -- well with the heat now that ball would be so big it would be ridiculous. wouldn't be able to play with it. let's go to philadelphia. >> did you just change the subject? >> what? it's inflategate.
we're doing weather. >> that was a seg. >> yeah, call the emmys. philadelphia there is their skyline. temperatures in the mid-70s. it will be toasty there. heat advisory in effect through tomorrow for the city of brotherly love. heat is in action. moves offshore. southwesterlies crank up and big cities in the northeast crank up, 90s easily for new york city and philadelphia. could be the warmest day of the year. mid-july so nothing out of the unusual. want to cool off head to the beach. water temperatures on the east side of florida in the atlantic 87 degrees. already to 75 degrees up across atlantic city so beaches across the northeast beginning to warm up as far as waters go and texas coastline, 85 degrees there. warm across the northwest. boy, it's been unusually warm for the past month and a half there. heat advisories there for the willamette valley. over 100 in medford or redding,
100 degrees expected there. across the middle section of the country where we expect to see thunderstorms, severe weather potentially getting into chicago. right now across parts of wisconsin and monsoon flow continues out west.dave: good morning. a sizzling hot weekendn 10, 94 today. afternoon showers and thunderstorms. they are like 101. even hotter tomorrow. >> this weather report is brought to you by expedia. >> see, i want to know what you were going to say that you laughed at yourself to keep yourself from saying. >> makes sense to stop. >> beach forecast and the bouncing ball that we promised. we brought it full circle. >> tomorrow will you bring the beach we'll ask props tore that. >> thank you, rob marciano. behind the scenes with the pioneers of modern special effects from indiana jones to
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♪ [ playing the theme to "star wars" ] dan our resident and self-proclaimed sci-fi nerd freaked out when he heard about the story. you are breathing a little heavy. >> i checked my heart rate. as i said the other day on the air i'm not the guy that dresses up like boba fett and goes to comic-con but i do love sci-fi movies. industrial light and magic founded by george lucas. these people have been working the effects for "star wars" and "jurassic park" for 40 years. it is the biggest blockbuster of the summer. desuring more than $500 million in profits since it premiered in june. >> these animals are evil. >> reporter: the next huge hit on the horizon. >> chewy, we're home. >> reporter: "star wars" fans already in a frenzy for the
release in december of "the force awakens." now, we take a sneak peek behind the scenes where the movie magic is made. >> nothing is impossible. >> reporter: this is the special effects studio founded by george lucas called industrial light light & magic. it's where indy escaped from "the temple of doom." where dinosaurs were first resurrected. and where yoda evolved from a puppet to a 3d kung fu fighting jedi. >> if we ever go for and do things where he had to walk or sword fight we would have to come up with a new way of doing it. >> reporter: coming up with a new way is the studio's approach for the past four decades. their innovation motivating others to do the same. >> seeing india jones was an inspiration for me to not only study egyptian texts but create new technologys in that belongs in a museum. >> so do you. >> reporter: even changed human lives with "star wars"
influencing the invention of a real bionic arm. >> so inspired by "star wars" they actually nicknamed the dec arm the luke. >> reporter: the man who created this "star wars" universe is now hoping his movie magic will spark a new generation of creator. >> who knows what 10-year-old will be inspired by pushing the lever on the millennium falcon. >> can i say something? i asked him what thrills him as much as sci-fi? he said "downton abbey." >> not quite that way. >> she's twisting it a little bit. >> no i heard it. i heard it. >> sara heard it. >> it was a beautiful private moment. >> no longer private. >> no longer private, yes. >> it's actually charming. >> never tell paula anything. and you can catch by the way the full special or "raiders raptors & rebels" tomorrow on the science channel. it's ago going to be great. coming up on "good morning america," ian mckellen's hilarious take on one of your
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♪ "pop news," sara was away and ron is going to grade her with a very tough eye this morning. >> i think he missed me a little bit. i think i'll get a higher grade. taylor swift has officially welcomed two new members into her squad. patrick stewart and ian mckellen. turns out the singer had plenty of love for the dramatic reading of "bad blood" during a yahoo! interview. >> take a look what you've done because, baby we've got bad blood. we've got problems and i don't -- >> i think after hearing him i understood the song better.
stewart added his flair to a reading of "blank space" my permanent favorite and got them entry into taylor's super elite band of friends. the singer tweeting "you made my day. you two are ultimate squad goals" and as all swifties know and patrick stewart knows that's the highest praise you can receive with stewart responded i die, no really i might, i'm old. >> that's funny. >> after they sang they tweeted at her can we be in the squad? the fact they knew that. >> she's so great. >> she transcends. >> paula is aching a bid to be in the squad. >> should we tweetary hen see if she'll tweet back. >> we will after the show. fans of "back to the future future." >> let us know. fans of "back to the future" will be able to celebrate the film's 38th anniversary. makes me old by going back to movie theaters. all three will return to the big screen in october so get there by delorean, hoverboard or any means necessary. if you can't get enough of marty
mcfly look forward to an anniversary edition of the trilogy on blu-ray and dvd and a vinyl soundtrack. >> that's what i'm talking about. >> supposedly it's wrapped in flux compass ter paper. i'm up. i'm doing it. >> i can't get enough of mcfly. >> i can't get enough of the flux capacitor. why am i the only one that said i feel old. >> because we are old. >> hockey superstar t.j. oshie caused a major upset when he traded from the blues to the washington capitals this week. 5-year-old libby lou could hardly believe the news. >> t.j. left the team. >> t.j. left the team. he's going to be on another team. >> look at that face. >> it looks like it rocked her world. >> basically devastated. >> hockey has passionate fans. >> technology was able to turn that little frown upside down and recruit a new capitals fan after chatting to linley lew on
the phone. he then followed up with the ultimate care package, a signed jersey which libby lew's mother says they're hoping to frame as soon as they can get her out of the jersey. >> adorable. we have a new contender for the best reaction ever to a baby announcement. take a look. >> you're pregnant? no, sir. no way. oh my god. oh. >> the baby's very blessed with a proud grandmother. i love this. she -- >> that's a good time to ask. >> cash in now, get it on -- >> know the point of tough love. >> a plus. >> it's for your own good. >> thank you, paula. tough room. >> we'll be right back.
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rob will be covering the thunder thunderstorms all day long. much more coming up on "world news." >> thank you. >> good morning. checking our top stories, a violet light in a district in northeast d.c.. four people were shot late last night. we understand one victim died. that victim has not been identified. police have not released any details on a possible suspect in the case. in northwest, an investigation under in an early morning
homicide. that happen on 13th street and riggs street. police there say they are looking for a dark-colored vehicle in connection with the case. the vehicle and it was toward p street. dave zahren has a look at the forecast. dave: real summer sizzle on tap this weekend. tomorrow, we could see 97 degrees. out in laurel, maryland, mix of sun and clouds. already feels like 79 because dew points are in the 70's. 73 at dulles. we have some rain out there as close as the shenandoah. you can see a line of potent storms coming through pennsylvania and west virginia. on doppler radar, you can see some cloud to ground lightning. all of us could see showers and thunderstorms activity this
>> "jack hanna's wild countdown" is sponsored by nationwide. >> hi, everyone. i'm jack hanna coming to you from my base camp here at the columbus zoo, and welcome to "wild countdown." sea cucumbers are red. ooh hoo hoo. dart frogs are, too. >> i can't see it. >> i see it, i see it. >> i've got more red animals on today's show for you. red isn't only the color of romance; it can also serve as a camouflage... >> you can hardly see that other bongo. >> or even a warning. >> it's not frightened of predators. >> today, 7 remarkable red animals. >> we have a very successful breeding program with these guys. >> and later, my blooper of the week. ha ha! that's about the most exciting, pitiful thing i've