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several breaking stories tonight. hours away now until super tuesday. the showdown and, tonight, donald trump and the staggering new poll. and the trump rally turning ugly today. the photographer thrown to the ground. plus, the new numbers tonight on hillary clinton. is there a path for bernie sanders? also breaking, the school shooting inside a cafeteria. the 14-year-old opening fire, then running from the scene. breaking down on the stand. erin andrews late today, testifying in the case of her stalker, and a famous hotel. making a statement. chris rock at the oscars.
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what h quietly said backstage. and late word today, as we remember another oscar-wning actor. good evening. and it's great to have you with us here on a monday night. and we begin with fast-moving developments on the eve of the super tuesday showdown. and the central question this evening. can any of the republican candidates stop donald trump? and hillary clinton, after her resounding win in south carolina, what is bernie sanders' path? the new national poll tight showing donald trump surging ahead. and, for the democrats, hillary clinton leading 55% to sanders' 38%. but donald trump facing new questions about the ku klux klan, claiming he couldn't hear during an interview when asked about david duke. senator marco rubio taking aim at trump again tonight. and hillary clinton shifting her message, in a line aimed at trump, as well. is she turning to the national race now? and this evevening, fm a trump rally in virginia, that' a
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agent. our team on it all, and abc's tom llamas, leadings off from georgia. >> reporter: tonight,n the eve of super tuesday, tension erupting at a trump rally in virginia. >> get them out of here, please. >> reporter: a large group of student protesters marched out of the event. as they pass, a photographer from "time" magazine, thrown to the ground by a secret service agent. watch again. the agent's hands around the photographer's neck. then, with the man still on the ground, an angry exchange of words. the secret service now investigating. but that wasn't all. trum singling out another protester, askingf she's mexica >> are you from mexico? are you from mexico? right smack in the middle of my punch line. >> reporter: today's confrontations coming as the republican front-runner finds himself in the middle of a new controversy. dodging a question about whether he will reject the support of
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dave duke david duke. >> would you say, you conmn them and you don't want their support? >> well, i have to look at the group. i mean, i don't know what group you're talking about. >> i mean, i'm just talking klan here. >> i don't know david duke. i don't believe i've ever met him. him. them. >> reporter: today, trump understood fire, saying he didn't understand the question. >> so, let me tell u, i'm sitting in a house in florida with a very bad ear piece that they gave me. and you could hardly hear what he was saying. >> reporter: but trump clearly knows who david duke is. listen to what he said in 2000. >> david dukuke just joined, a bigot, a racist, a problem. i mean, this is not exactly the people you want in your party. >> reporter: and friday, trump said this. >> i didn't even know he endorsed me? david duke endorsed me? i disavow, okay? >> reporter: trump's response drawing anger from his rival, senator marco rubio. >> he blamed it on a bad ear piece, that he couldn't hear the question. i don't care how bad the eerm
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through pretty clearly, and he refuses to criticize it. >> reporter: this weekend, rubio and trump engaging in an epic schoolyard name-calling war. >> i've never seen a human being sweat like he sweats. >> he doesn't sweat because his pores are clogged from the spray tan that he uses. >> marco rubio, a total - -- total featherweigh >> i don't understand why his hands are the size of someone who is 52'2". have you seen his hands? they're like this. and, you know what they say about men with small hands. you can't trust them. >> reporter: l left outf the trump/rubio brawl, senator ted cruz, camped out in his home state of texas, hoping a victory there keeps him in the race. >> if you don't want to see donald trump as our nominee and you don't want to see hillary clinton win the general, then, i ask for you to join us. >> and tom llamas joining us
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growing concern tonight among some leading republicans that the prospect of donald trump has the republican nominee? >> reporter: that's right, david. the republican party could be headed for a civil war. as donald trump speaks behind me, there is a growing chorus of republican members of congres who say if he's the gop nominee, they will not vote for him. david? >> we can see donald trump behind you. tom llamas leading us off again tonight. tom, thank you. melania trump speaking out tonight, as well. sayingng she doe't always agree with her husband, especially, she says, his language. inincluding when he repeated a crude word a woman at one of his events shouted out to describe ted cruz.. >> i was in new hampshire when the woman was shoing out the inappropriate word. and i was there, and i'm thinking, like, don't repeat it, in my held, just, for him. don'ttepeat it. just don't say it, because the next day, media, all they will talk about is that. but he repeated. >> mrs. trump telling cnn that afterward, she did share her
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we turn next tonight to the democrats, hillary clinton, freshh off her rout in south carolina, hoping too the same in other southern states tomorrow. bernie sanders hoping to win his home state of vermont and several others, to stay alive in this race. and tonight, mrs. clinton with a new response to donald trump's make america great message. abc's cecilia vega in virginia now. >> all right, everybodyfired up! >> reporr: tonight, hillary clinton hoping to sweep the south and win super tuesday. >> if you go outnd vote for me tomorrow, i will stand up and fight for you throughout this campaign, no matter who the republicans nominate. >> reporter: in virginia, with confident. tuesday prediion? working hard for every single vote. >> reporter: she's riding a wave of momentum after her south carolina blowout, winning 86% of the blackvote.
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obama won in 2008. now, she's looking for a repeat tomorrow in states like georgia and alabama, where african-americans make up half of all democratic voters. >> and tomorrow, this campaign goes national. >> reporter: bernie sanders now facing tough questions about the future of his campaign. >> we got decimated, but eddecimated. but we got killed. >> reporter: while he packed in the crowds today -- >> we can win. no question. here in minnesota. if we have a turnout. >> reporter: the vermont senator logged just two stops on the campaign trail. while clinton and her husband made a super-sized super tuesday push, visiting three different states and the eight different cities. both clintons now have their eyes on the same target -- donald trump. >> when the republicans say they want to make america great again, she doesn't agree with that. she said, we never stopped being great. >> i don't think america has ever stoppeded bng eat. what we n need to do now is make
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>> reporter: and jus tonight, e state departmentreleasing the final batch of hillary clinton's e-mails from her pril vat server. more than 50,000 panels ininall. and while she's certainly glad to have this chapter behind her, she heads into super tuesday with that fbi investigation still hanging over her head, david. >> cecilia vega with us tonight. thank you. let's get right to abc's jonathan karl, who has the telestrator, the map. we want to help voters at home tonight know what to look for. can donald trump be stopped tomorrow? >> reporter:he short answer is yes, but it won't be easy. let's get to the map. the key state for marco rubio and ted cruz is texas. the biggest delegate prize of all on tuesday. it's ted cruz's home state. he absolutely must win. but marco rubio's got to be above 20%, or he'll get none of the delegates. in all the other super tuesday states, there's not a single one where donald trump is trailing. they've got to at least keep it close in the otrs. >> jon, on the democratic side tonight, we saw what hillary clinton did ovever the weekend, same question for you. can she be stopped?
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harder than stopping donald trump. vermon sanders' home vote, massachusetts, he'll probably win up there. but he's got to find a way to beat or be very close to clinton down uth. and he just got trounced in south carolina, down there. if he gets beat again in the south, it will be virtually impossle for him to catch up. >> all right, jon karl, see you tomorrow night. can't wait to join us. i want to show everyone at home the weather maps tonight. but the weather could play into the voting torrow. take a look. severe storms in oklahoma tonight. tomorrow, moving across arkansas, all the way to georgia. the weather team telling us 13 million people in its path. at the northern edge, snow from the great lakes into maine, including vermont. we'll be watching that. stay with abc news for full coverage on super tuday, with special editions of "good morning america" and a full hour of "world news tonight." then, of course, george and the entire werhouse political team will all be here on the air, beginning at 10:00 p.m. eastern tomorrow night. in the meantime tonight, we do move on now, to other breakingng news ts evening.
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one student wounding two others. two more hurt, trying to g get out the shooter then running into the woods, where he was caught by a police canine team. that shooter, just 14 years old. and abc's alex perez on the lunchtime. >> reporter: tonight, ohio investigators s hunting r >> he just pulled out his gun and started shooting. >> reporter: after lunchtime turned to horror today at cincinnati. authorities say a 14-year-old boy, a student at the school, allegedly stormed into thearmed with a .38 caliber pistol, and opened fire. >> the first shot went, and then it kind of paused for five seconds, and then it went bang, bang, ba. >> reporter: two students struck by bullets. another two injured by shrapnel. police say, moments after, the teenaged gunman took off on foot, but officers quickly captured the suspect. >> he was apprehended up on p of the hill, it appears still on school grounds. he was arrested at that point. >> reporter: the attack sending this community into a panic.
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nearby gas station as authorities secured the school. investigators now workinto determine a motive. and david, the 14-year-old suspect has been charged as a juvenile, with two counts of attempted murder. authorities say the victims are very lucky. none of the injuries are life threatening. david? >> alex perez with us tonight. alex, thank you. next, to vginia this evening, and the rookie police officer killed on her first day on the job. ashley guindon sworn in just the day bere she and two other officers responding to a domestic incident, meeng gun fire. all three were hit. the shooter, army ststaff sergeant ronald hamilton. all three officers rushed to the hospital, where fellow officers showed their support. she did not survive. we turn next here this evening to breaking developments in the ere run andrewerin andrews case, taking the stand today. suing a hotel and her stalker
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secretly filmed in her room. abc's eva pilgrim with her emotional testimony today. >> i saw it for two seconds and i was like, oh,, my god. and i shut it down. >> reporter: erin andrews breaking down in courtrt day, as she relived the moment she discovered a naked video of herself onli. >> dad, i'm naked all over the internet. i don't know what it is. >> reporter: the popular sportscaster and cohost of "dancing with the stars" is suing the owner and manager of this nashville marriott, where she was secretly filmed by a stalker in 2008. the video has been viewed nearly 17 million times. andrews' mother, paula, described consoling her daughter. >> there was no calming her down. it's -- it's a nightmare that doesn't stop. >>eporter: andrews is also suing the man who filmed her, michael david barrett, a former insurance executive. she claims the hotel made it easy for him to track her down and film her on his cell phone through a peephole he modified.
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and i called the operator and asked, could i have erin andrews' room. they c connectedme. >> reporter: the hotel calls barrett a criminal who tricked them. barrett pl guilty to stalking in 2010 and was sentenced to 30 months in prison. >> they could have stopped this and i'm so angry. >> reporter: david, en andrews wasn't the only woman michael barrel let secretly recorded in a hotel room. he posted at least ten more videos online. david? >> eva, thank yo we turn next tonight to the controversy leading up to the oscars, and taking center sta the moment host chris rock walked out. he did not waste any time. chris rock tackling the controversy right out of the gate. >> well, i'm here at the academy awards. otherwise known as the white people's choice awards you realize, if they nominated hosts, i wouldn't even get this job.
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harris right now. >> reporter: rock taking on the lack of diversity among the nominees. >> is hollywood racist? racist. but what i'm tryingo say is, you know, it's not about boycotting anything, it's just -- we want opportunity. we want the black actors to get actors. that's it. you know? >> reporter: the oscars then with a sketch, adding black actors into this year's nominated movies. tracy morgan in "the danish girl." >> i'm the danish girl! these danishes is good, girl! nailed it! >> reporter: the biggest winner last night? "mad max." six oscars. >> mad max. >> mad max. >> mad max. >> mad max. >> reporter: best actress, brie larson, high fiving her young costar before learning she won. thankinger family and everyone
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thank you for going to the theater and seeing our films. >> reporter: and six-time nominenee leonardo dicaprio. finally it wasis turn. >> and the oscar goes to -- leonar dicaprio. >> i do not take tonight for granted. thank you so v very much >> reporter: his "titanic" costar kate winslet congratulating him. later, as the governor's bam, cameras catching this moment. and this question from leo. >> you do this every year? i wouldn't know. >> they do it every year, and this time, for him and the surprise wner for best picture? "spotlight." >> there is still much more ahead on "world news tonight" this monday. the medal of freedom in washington, the honor today. also, the wild police chase. police officers jumping out of harm's's way. look at this. dash cam video. officers nearly hit by the suv.
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desperate getaway. how they finally stopped her. there is news tonight coming in about the zika virus. the first confirmed case in another american city. we'll have the latest. and new trouble tonight for thatruise ship that sailed right into those hurricane ones. why tonight, it is now being forced to turn around again. and now, another problem onboard. we'll be right back.ece of kale could protect you from diabetes? what if one sit-up could prevent heart disease? one. wishful thinking, right? but there is one step you can n take to help prevent another serious disease. pneumococcal pneumonia. if you are 50 or older, one dose of the prevnar 13 vaccinene can help protect you from pneumococcal pneonia, an illness that can cause coughing, chchest pain difficulty breathing, and may even put you in the hospital.l. even if you have already been vaccinated with another pneumonia vaccine, prevnar 13 may help provide additional protection. prevnar 13 is used in adults 50 and older to help preveninfections from 13 strains of the bacteria that cause pneumococcal pneumonia. you should not receive prevnar 13 if you have had a severe allergic reaction
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the ship now racing to beat the storm, and arrive on wednesday. ahead of that oncoming storm that will hit on friday. this just weeks after the very same ship took a ferocious beating from 30-foot waves and 120 120-mile-per-hour hurricane-force winds. papassengersorced to hunker down. >> the water kept coming above the window and it looked like we were in an aquarium. >> reporter: and david, those passgers have already filed suit. tonight, royal caribbean says it is just trying to be extra cautious, as that new storm approaches. that ship will arrive right here on wednesday morning. david? >> gio benitez, thank you. when we come back here on a monday, word late today, as we now remember an american actor, an oscar winner. and the new headline tonight about the zika virus, spreading
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edward byers jr., now the sixth navy s.e.a.l. in history to receive the medal of honor. >> that night we had a mission, and that mission was to go rescue an american hostage. >> reporter: december 2012. sent to the mountains of afghanistan to save an american doctor abducted by the taliban. >> his captors told him, the americans are not coming for you. well, they were wrong. >> reporter: arrivingo a barrage of gun fire. ed's teammate nic cheque charg first. he was hit. ed fought off two guards, calling to that american doctor. >> i heard his voice and i jumped on to the american hostage. >> reporter: sheedielding the doctor with his own board, ed pinned another taliban bodyguard to the wall. > b going after those guards, ed saved the lives of several teammates and that hostage. >> reporter: three years later, ed and his fellow s.e.a.l.s, honored at the white house. and thank you for watching here on a team and we start with your forecast first." brad/wx wall weather adlib:
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stretch of warmer than average temps, but now winter is making a comeback especially for northern iowa. there is a winter weather advisory posted for northern iowa tonight with mostly some snow expected there. one to three inches is likely north of hwy 30 overnight while areas south are expected to get less than 1". temperatures will continue you to get colder tonight with 20s expected by tuesday morning. tuesday will be a wintry day with quite a few clouds, cold northerly winds of 10-20 mph and temps staying mostlyn the 20s all day. we will try to recover a bit on wednesday, but another weather system will be coming through wed. evening with another chance for more rain/snow mix. again, the metro should not see much if any accumulation. we will see some nicer weather by the weekend with sunnier skies saturday and much warmer temps expected for sunday. our timing has been pretty lucky lately when it comes to our weekend! iowa" " thought we had a close relationship. i her and i tried. "" jack: the alexander fazzino murder trial enters week two. and the fazzino family takes the stand to testify. jack/2shot: good evening. lcome to cal 5 news,
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iowa dot com. i'm jack miller. stephanie/2shot: and i'm stephanie angleson. before we get into our top story, let's get another check of some possibly slushy weather coming in to the metro tonight. chief meterologist brad edwards is here to tell us what to expect. brad? brad/wx wall weather adlib: it was nice while it lasted! we had a nice stretch of warmer than average temps, but now winter is making a comeback especially for northern iowa. there is a winter weather advisory posted for northern iowa tonight with mostly some snow expected there. one to three inches is likely north of hwy 30 overnight while areas south are expected to get less than 1". temperatures will continue you to get colder tonight with 20s expected by tuesday morning. tuesday will be a wintry day with quite a few clouds, cold northerly winds of 10-20 mph and temps staying mostly in the 20s all day. we will try to recover a bit on wednesday, but another weather system will be coming through wed. evening with another chance for more rain/snow mix. again, the metro should not see much if any accumulation. we will see some nicer weather by the weekend with sunnier skies saturday and much warmer temps expected for sunday. our timing has been pretty lucky lately when it comes to our weekend!


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