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greater than 95% chance you will see whales. jobina: happy friday, everybody. good morning, america, for our viewers in the west. president biden on a diplomatic mission in the middle east this friday. the president set to meet the saudi crown prince who ordered the brutal murder of journalist jamal khashoggi. president biden now trying to ease the flow to reduce gas prices, and the reality check at the pump after prices have fallen for 30 straight days. ivana trump, the first wife of former president donald trump, passing away at age 73. what we're learning this morning as the family pays tribute. secret service erase text messages?
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the new development in the january 6th investigation. lawmakers demanding answers and this morning how the secret service is pushing back. brittney griner back in court. when the wnba star is expected to take the stand in her russian drug trial after the team doctor, one of her teammates and the director of the russian league testified in her defense. what they said. summer covid surge. when 10 million people in the nation's most populated county could see the return of an indoor masked mandate. alex murdaugh charged. the former prominent lawyer indicted by a south carolina grand jury. in the killing of his wife and his son. new details this morning. murder hornet hunt. officials stepping up their search using drones. and deploying 1,000 traps. how the invasive species could threaten our crops and how to protect yours. "crazy rich asians star" constance wu's startling reveal that she attempted suicide
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started this morning. looking forward to getting out there and having a party with them but certainly so much more at the desk to get to. we begin with news starting with president biden's trip in the middle east. it's his first trip to the region since taking office. after meetings with israeli and palestinian leaders, he is headed to saudi arabia hoping for agreements that will bring down oil and gas prices here at home. but the president taking heat from meeting with the saudi crown prince who ordered the murder of a "washington post" journalist. mary bruce is in saudi arabia with the latest. good morning, mary. >> reporter: good morning, george. president biden this morning is doing something that no u.s. president has done before, flying directly from israel to saudi arabia. it is a symbolic start to this highly anticipated and highly controversial visit. but first before taking off thi. president biden this morning meeting with mahmoud abbas, attempting to repair relations after they sank under president trump. >> palestinian people deserve a
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state of their own that's independent, sovereign, viable and contiguous. >> reporter: biden is again backing a two-state solution to the conflict but spent little time focused on the crisis during his trip. instead all eyes are on his controversial visit to saudi arabia. biden later today set to come face-to-face with saudi crown prince mohammed bin salman who u.s. intelligence concluded approved the brutal murder of jamal khashoggi, something the saudis deny. as a candidate, biden vowed the saudis would be punished. >> we are, in fact, going to make them pay the price and make them, in fact, the pariah that they are. >> reporter: but now, the president won't say if he will even raise the issue directly with the crown prince. >> i always bring up human rights but my position on khashoggi has been so clear, if anyone doesn't understand it, in saudi arabia or anywhere else, then they haven't been around for awhile. >> reporter: what's changed?
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high gas prices at home. biden hoping to increase the flow of oil from the region back to the u.s. though, biden insists the trip is about stability in the middle east. saudi arabia overnight announcing it's opening its airspace, ending the ban on flights to and from israel. a symbolic step towards normalizing relations between the two countries. the president praising the move calling it an important step towards building a more integrated and stable middle east region. now, don't expect any major breakthroughs though in israeli/saudi relations. that is going to take some time and the chances of getting an oil deal may be slimmer and even if the saudis do up the flow of oil back to the u.s. there is no guarantee that that would be enough to bring down those sky-high gas prices back at home. >> meantime, mary, back at home there is tough news for the president's climate agenda. >> reporter: george, this is a crushing blow to the president's agenda. west virginia democrat joe manchin announcing to the party that he is not going to support funding for climate programs or to raise taxes on the wealthy.
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democrats have spent months trying to tweak their plans doing anything they could to get manchin on board, but, george, this effectively kills biden's hopes for a climate change agenda and that sweeping social safety net bill that had things like paid family leave and universal pre-k, those hopes all but dead. >> inflation one of manchin's reasons. let's go to elwyn lopez in atlanta with an update on gas prices. >> reporter: hey, george, good morning. high gas prices are top of mind during the president's visit there. here in georgia we are seeing some of the cheapest with regular at about $4 a gallon, but nationwide drivers are still paying up. take a look at this. nearly $1.50 more per gallon than this time last year, the average now at $4.57. prices declining for 30 days since they hit a record high in june. the worst prices, though, are still out west. california even nearing the $6 mark but experts say you can now find gas under $4 a gallon in more than half of the country.
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you can use apps like waze and gasbuddy to help you find the prices, the cheaper prices of gas in your area and to try to ease some of that sting at the pump. amy. >> all right, elwyn lopez for us, thank you. now to remembering ivana trump, the first wife of the former president was found dead inside her new york city apartment. whit johnson is outside of that building with more. good morning, whit. >> reporter: amy, good morning. ivana trump was a fixture here in new york city, even after her marriage to the man she nicknamed the donald. she went on to launch successful businesses in jewelry, a clothing line. she leaves behind three children and ten grandchildren. this morning, the trump family mourning the loss of the former president's first wife, ivana, and the mother of their three children, don jr., ivanka, and eric, the youngest seen leaving her manhattan apartment thursday afternoon. >> it's a very sad day, guys, a very sad day.
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>> reporter: authorities responding to that upper east side apartment at about 12:40 p.m. yesterday. sources tell abc news a doorman found the 73-year-old unresponsive at the bottom of a staircase and called 911 reporting a cardiac arrest. she was pronounced dead at the scene. former president trump announcing the death of his ex-wife on social media saying, in part, she was a wonderful, beautiful, and amazing woman who led a great and inspirational life. her pride and joy were her three children. it was 1977 when the 28-year-old czechoslovakian-born champion skier and model would marry the up-and-coming real estate mogul donald trump becoming half of the '80s glamour power couple. >> donald always had a great head on his shoulder. i saw the potential there. >> she is a very nice woman, a very nice person, a friend, she's a lot of things. >> reporter: she played a key role building trump's real estate empire but allegations of an affair between trump and marla maples who had become his second wife led to a very public and acrimo ivana telling barbara walters
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about meeting maples for the first time. >> she said i'm marla and i love your husband, do you? >> yes. >> what did you say? >> i love my husband very much. >> reporter: known for her resilience later on display with a cameo in the 1996 film "the first wives club." >> and, remember. >> what? >> don't get mad. get everything. >> reporter: she eventually maintained a friendship with her ex-husband as she explained to our amy robach in 2017 for her memoir "raising trump." >> the two of you have remained good friends. how does that happen? >> donald during the divorce he was brutal and he treated the divorce like a business deal and cannot lose, he has to win. it took two years and after the situation was straightened up, he was just don and we were friends. >> reporter: the two still
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speaking frequently after he was elected president and offered to name her ambassador to the czech republic which she turned down. >> i had the direct number to white house but i not really want to call him because melania is there and don't want to cause jealousy or something like that because i'm first lady trump. >> reporter: her family now paying tribute. son eric posting this photo, writing, ivana trump was a survivor. she fled from communism and embraced this country. she taught her children about grit and toughness, compassion and determination. daughter ivanka saying, heartbroken by the passing of my mother. she lived life to the fullest. never forgoing an opportunity to laugh and dance. i will miss her forever. authorities are now investigating whether ivana trump fell down the stairs in her apartment and if so, whether that contributed to her death in any way. they say there are no signs of criminality but the medical examiner will ultimately determine the cause and manner of her death. guys. >> all right, whit, thank you
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very much for that. i know the afternoon i spent with her was incredibly memorable. she was so confident. so sassy and she could make me laugh even talking about tough subjects. >> you can see it that interview. we warranty to turn now to that major development in the january 6th investigation. that development is that the secret service deleted a large number of text messages on its devices from january 5th and 6th. that's according to a government watchdog group. lawmakers are now raising some serious concerns and our congressional correspondent rachel scott has the latest for us this morning. hello there, rachel. >> reporter: t.j., good morning. yes, lawmakers say this is deeply concerning. the inspector general, an independent watchdog with the department of homeland security, says that the secret service not only deleted many text messages around the time of january 6th but that they did it after his office requested them. the inspector general telling lawmakers that there have been delays and confusion in how these records have been turned over but this morning the secret service is pushing back. in a statement to abc news
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stating the insinuation that the secret service maliciously deleted text messages following a request is false. in fact, the secret service has been fully cooperatig. the department says well above -- before that request was made it was in the process of updating its mobile phones and resetting them and because of that some of the data was lost. they insist that it's nothing the inspector general was looking for, but now with two different sides to this story, lawmakers are trying to figure out a way to get to the bottom of this, leaders on both sides this morning calling for transparency. george. >> rachel scott, thanks. we're going to get the latest now on the pandemic. l.a. county has moved from medium to high risk for the spread of the virus. the nation's most populous county preparing to bring back an indoor mask mandate if the covid surge continues. kaylee hartung is tracking the story. good morning, kaylee. >> reporter: this is not the direction anyone wants to be heading. this morning, here in l.a. county, the nation's largest county, home to 10 million people, we could be two weeks away from reinstating an indoor mask mandate here and since
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april hospitalizations here are up 88% and they have doubled across the country. this latest wave being fueled by the highly transmissible subvariant ba.5 and this comes just as the number of americans dying of covid once again is on the rise too, up 10% in just the last week with nearly 350 deaths reported every day in this country. right now we have three-quarters of americans living in counties from medium to high risk for covid and the cdc urges if you're in a high risk area you should mask up indoors. if you're in a medium risk area consider it based on your individual risk. amy. >> all right, kaylee hartung. thank you. now to the cleanup effort in virginia following those devastating floods. fortunately everyone who was unaccounted for has now been found. trevor ault is on the scene in virginia with the latest on all of that. good morning, trevor. >> reporter: good morning, amy. seeing the damage here, it's unbelievably good news that officials have been able to locate those dozens of people who were unaccounted for, but there is a long road to recover for this community.
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look at this house in the middle of the street here. neighbors tell me the family moved in just a couple of weeks ago and then tuesday night the flash flood swept it clean off its foundation, dragged it over here across the road to the point of almost a house-on-house collision and the only thing that stopped it was that blue suv that drifted and wedged underneath the house. look at the side yard. all mud. that's what is it looks like on a lot of lower floors. the homeowner isn't sure their house will be salvageable and this is just one street corner. there are at least 100 homes severely damaged and the smashed vehicles, the lost belongings, so many people without power and have zero cell service and have a lot of their roads cut off. it is incredibly impressive the officials found them given the circumstances but as you can see there is a lot of work left to be done. amy. >> so much devastation, trevor ault, thank you. t.j. we turn now to those horrific images after a russian missile strike on a central ukrainian city.
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at least 23 people including 3 children dead. more than 100 people were injured in what officials there are calling an open attack on civilians. our foreign correspondent tom soufi burridge has the latest. >> reporter: the aftermath of a russian strike on a university posted by a local official. putin's troops pounding the southern city not far from the fighting almost every day and this, the terrifying moment a missile hits vinnytsia in central ukraine blowing out shop windows in surveillance video posted by a ukrainian official. this morning, dozens of people still missing. more than 30 seriously injured. so far, 23 confirmed dead. three of the victims children including 4-year-old leeza, seen here in video thought to be moments before the explosion. this her stroller at the scene. this morning her mom in intensive care. nearby cyclists knocked to the ground, pedestrians and their pets running for their lives in more surveillance video posted online, and seconds after the blast, a thick cloud of smoke casting this massive shadow.
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the scale of this attack clear from afar in videos circulating online. >> my husband office was on fourth floor. >> on the fourth floor your husband had an office. >> reporter: her husband survived but lyudmila full of anger and despair. >> why? >> reporter: you can imagine this area would have been packed full of people. you can see where one of the missiles landed. it ripped through that building behind us. ukraine's prosecutor general saying this morning a team from the u.s. is ready to come over here to ukraine to help investigate potential war crimes. george. >> okay, tom, thanks. we turn now to brittney griner, the wnba star appeared in russian court today. the defense has been given more time to prepare for her to take the stand after the team doctor, one of her teammates and director of the russian league all testified on her behalf. maggie rulli has the latest. >> reporter: this morning, brittney griner seen in russian court for the fourth day. >> hi, brittney. how are you doing today?
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>> reporter: wearing a nirvana t-shirt and locked in a steel white cage during the trial. on thursday, three russian character witnesses including a top basketball boss testifying in her defense. the director of the russian league griner plays for calling her an outstanding basketball player, saying she traveled to russia despite the u.s. warning against it because she was feeling confident. the team doctor testifying that griner never tested positive for doping while playing for the team. >> the fact that the russian government allowed brittney griner's russian teammates and management to testify on her behalf is actually a positive sign. it means that they're letting her make her case for leniency. >> reporter: the two-time olympian and wnba star is facing up to ten years in prison detained since february after russian police say they found vape cartridges in her luggage containing hashish oil illegal there. griner pleaded guilty, saying the vape cartridges accidentally ended up in her bag. >> i would like to plead guilty
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on the charges against me, but i had no intention on breaking any russian law. >> reporter: the white house is insisting griner is wrongfully detained. and today brittney griner's team asked to postpone these proceedings saying they wanted to give brittney more time to prepare. for her testimony. the trial will now start back up on july 26th. guys. >> maggie rulli, thanks very much. a lot more coming up on "gma" including alex murdaugh now fficially charged in the murder of his wife and son. we have new details this morning. also ahead, with lost luggage piling up at airports, the trick that could save your summer vacation. first let's go ginger. >> and amy, we go to the crooks fire, burn scar gets an inch of rain. muddy debris flows through flagstaff and end up with more flash flooding like this. las vegas had their first rain, 0.01, not a lot, in three months though and it kind of came down real quickly and added up because it kind of goes into the same central spots. today the flash flooding is possible with that monsoon flow,
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♪ welcome back to "gma." there they are, onerepublic fans in central park for our summer concert series. the band has a big hit right now, it's from the "top gun" soundtrack called "i ain't worried" performing it and some of their biggest hits coming up. >> happy crowd. >> so great to see the crowds back and have the concert series back. we're following a lot of headlines right now, including president biden in the middle east. his first trip to the region since taking office. the president is taking heat for meeting with the saudi crown prince who ordered the murder of a "washington post" journalist. the president hopes for agreements that will bring down oil and gas prices here at home.
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the average now at $4.57. prices have declined for 38 days since they hit a record high in june. there are still high prices out west. california nearing the $6 mark. after qualifying for the 2023 world cup, the u.s. women's national soccer team is on the brink of reaching the 2024 olympics thanks to beauties like you just saw there. emily sonnet and rose lavelle to mallory pugh and they beat costa rica, 3-0. the u.s. women will take on canada on monday night and the winner of that will qualify for the 2024 paris olympics. they've had so much success. all those things are a foregone conclusion, of course in the olympics and the world cup but nay set that standard really high. we have a whole lot more ahead including a possible answer to all that lost luggage, kind of a debacle that could save your summer vacation. that's coming up, george. alex murdaugh indicted and eva pilgrim has the story. good morning, eva.
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>> reporter: good morning, george. a shocking twist in the south now accused of shooting and killing his own wife and son. this morning, alex murdaugh facing charges accused of killing his wife and son just over a year ago. on thursday, a south carolina grand jury indicting murdaugh o alleging that he fatally shot maggie with a rifle and 22-year-old paul with a shotgun. >> are they breathing? >> no, ma'am. my wife and my son. >> and what is your name? >> my name is alex murdaugh. please hurry. neither one of them is moving. >> reporter: it was 13 months ago that murdaugh called 911 to report finding them brutally shot outside their rural south carolina home. at the time his brothers randy and john marvin saying he was distraught. when did you hear from alex about that something had happened at his property? >> so i got a call from alex
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monday night and as soon as i answered the phone i knew something was wrong. oh, man. he just told me, he said come as fast as you can. paul and maggie have been hurt. >> so when you got there, what -- how was he? >> he was standing at a distance looking on like in disbelief crying and sobbing. unable to talk and he would try to talk and he would break down. it was very difficult. >> reporter: the bodies were found on the sprawling rural property away from the main house near the family's dog kennels. this photo from shows the kennels up close. authorities haven't revealed a possible motive for the gruesome double murder. >> all rise. >> reporter: in the year since the murders, the once-prominent attorney has faced dozens of other charges and multiple
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lawsuits related to a series of allegations including that he was stealing money from clients of his family's law firm. insurance fraud and allegedly trying to stage his own murder. murdaugh's attorney saying in a statement, alex wants his family and friends and everyone to know that he did not have anything to do with the murders of maggie and paul. he loved them more than anything in the world. and alex murdaugh is currently already behind bars on those other charges. he will be back in court next week for a bond hearing in the double murder case, george. >> eva pilgrim, thanks. let's bring in our chief legal analyst dan abrams. this case has been out there a long time. why file the charges now? >> ever since september when he was arrested they've been digging in to his past and they've been digging into the evidence. in fact, there have been new charges filed every couple months, it went from 40 something to 70 something, it's now 85 charges that he's facing
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mostly financial so i think as part of that they've been investigating very deeply the murder looking at his alibi, looking at the physical evidence, talking to witnesses and i think as a result of that, we saw what happened. >> there's also been some chatter about whether he got special treatment. >> yeah, he and his son in connection with that earlier boating incident. you have to ask yourself the question, since this happened so many months ago, why wasn't he initially treated as a suspect? i think that the authorities would say we've always had questions about him. we've always wondered. we've just been investigating but i think that's something that they'll look into now, which is was he treated the same way that everyone else would have been. >> one other thing, the death of the housekeeper as well. >> yeah, because, remember, she died in the house and i think you'll see a sort of investigation akin to the staircase, the documentary that so many have seen where they're now exhuming the body and they're going to look to see the physical evidence associated with her death. does it make sense that she tripped over the dogs in the house or just fell down the stairs, or was this blunt trauma
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and intentional acts, et cetera? i think they're going to be looking at more than just her, as well. they are investigating the possibility that he has been a serial killer. >> crazy story, dan abrams, thanks very much. you can see a special hour-long report on "20/20" at 9:00, 8:00 central on abc. t.j. we turn to the race to track down murder hornets in the pacific northwest. nasty looking things. scientists are mobilizing and have new tools at their disposal including drones and asking for the public's help. our kaylee hartung is back with more. kaylee, good morning to you. >> reporter: hey, good morning, t.j. if experts are going to eradicate the world's largest hornets from this country they know they have got to get creative and innovative and have to do it fast. right now is the best time for them to trap and track these predators before they multiply. this morning, the hunt is on for murder hornets once again. washington officials ramping up the search as they emerge from hibernation. >> if we wait until, say, in
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october or into november we risk new breeding nests and new queens being produced. that's something that we definitely want to avoid. >> reporter: the state deploying a thousand traps training entomologists testing new suits and equipment and for the first time ever planning to use drones to track hornets tagged by scientists in hopes of finding a nest. a research team even traveling to south korea to learn more about the invasive species. >> the biggest question that we need to have answered is how far do new queens fly before they decide to stop and make them a nest? that is something no one has ever figured out. >> reporter: four nests have been destroyed since the asian giant hornets were first discovered in the u.s. in 2019. a nest the size of a basketball vacuumed out of this tree north of seattle in 2020 and nearly 1500 hornets wiped out when another nest was found nearby in 2021. they're the world's largest hornet species as big as two inches long. that's five times the size of
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the honeybee, their favorite prey. experts fear they can wipe out entire honeybee colonies which would devastate crops. attacks on humans are rare. but possible if threatened. their venom killing dozens every year in japan. >> if you don't eradicate them and they become established, then we have management issues to deal with management issues for them for the rest of eternity. >> reporter: officials don't know how many nests they are looking for in the pacific northwest right now, so they are asking for the public to keep an eye out too, say, you could set your own traps and if you catch one, call authorities immediately. guys. >> you want me to catch something called a murder an>>u t my tra. [ laughter coming up next, we have a lot to talk about with lost luggage. there may be a simple device that can help track your bags. we're going to tell you all
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good morning to you, amy. good morning to you guys. unbelievably it is yes. we noticed some super savvy travelers were using these devices to find their luggage and this morning we're going to use one of them. the apple airtag, so we'll put my airtag in the luggage here, i always travel with a "good morning america" shirt, so we'll put that in here and what we'll do is it already if we put this phone up here you could actually see it's already showing where my luggage is, it's actually obviously right here with me, but what we'll do as you watch the story, we're going to try to lose my luggage and show you how it works in realtime. first take a look at this. stacks of lost luggage, the scene at many airports during the summer of travel mayhem. >> i am expecting summer 2022 to be the worst period for missing bags ever. i've never seen systemic breakdowns in so many top airports around the world. >> it's not fun. this hack is for you. >> reporter: now some travelers are taking action by placing trackers like apple airtags and tile devices in their checked bags. >> this gives you the power as the consumer to know if your bag
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is even loaded on the plane and the more information you have as a consumer the better odds are so if your bag does go missing you can show the agent, nope, it's exactly here and this is what it looks like. can you please help me? your odds of getting that bag jump dramatically. >> reporter: here's how it works. it typically uses bluetooth to connect to your phone. let's say it stays behind in california while you're already home in new york. apple says the airtag will use signals from other iphones all around it to tell you exactly where it can be found. after matt traveled with his family of four to europe he says they arrived to their location but their luggage never did. >> the airline was completely unable to track my bags. >> reporter: but he put airtags in all of their bags and he says he was able to tell the airline where to locate his luggage. >> i was able to show them on my phone exactly where to look for the bags to e how it wks
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my producer dom put an apple airtag in his luggage on a recent flight. >> i'll put this in my luggage and see if it gets to atlanta. >> reporter: he was able to track it from his phone the whole trip. >> it looks like my bag came with me. >> reporter: when he arrives in atlanta he waits eagerly at baggage claim after having watched his bag go from laguardia to his final destination. >> looks like the bag has arrived. >> reporter: and we are glad he got his luggage there. okay, so, my luggage is now gone. let's take a look at where it is right now. there it is. it is in the middle of times square right now so it's not near my phone but it's using other phone signals around it to locate it, okay, so let's go ahead and open that up -- what? >> that and 12 cameras. >> don't mess up my demo, george. come on. >> still there, by the way. >> let's show you what's happened on the phone, shall we?. we got the find my app and you see right there, it is showing up it is in times square, but
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here's what's really cool is that you could actually go ahead and press directions and it'll tell you how to get there right away. there we go. go and it'll actually show you exactly how to get there. i walk right outside. we're good but that's how you do it. it says it's, what, zero minutes away so it's right out there, though. >> you wait too long, it won't be lost luggage. it will be stolen luggage. [ laughter ] somebody please get that bag. all right, gio, no, everybody looking for tools, this is another one so we appreciate it. thank you so much. well, coming up, supposed to be a home run trot. well, a home run sprint is our "play of the day." stay with us. flit sprint is ou "play of the day." oooh! selling your car doesn't have to be hard. jumping the grand canyon... hard. mastering the art of kung fu... hard. battling super villians as a magically transformed yellow bunny? hard. getting an online offer from carmax. that's easy.
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♪ i got my mind made up ♪ welcome back, folks. there are 6,000 to 7,000 home runs hit in a major league baseball season. less than 1% of them are in inside-the-park home runs and that's why this is worth making our "play of the day." go ahead and show them what happened at seattle versus tampa. >> center and it's beyond -- underneath the glove. haggerty can fly. he is on his way, this might happen. he's going to third. he's getting waved home. sam haggerty scores on an inside-the-park home run! >> you're not supposed to be exhausted at the end of a home run but that is why this one does qualify. just a -- look, misplayed in the outfield and he turned on the
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. the president set to meet the saudi crown prince who ordered the brutal murder of jamal khashoggi. now biden hopes to get the saudis to increase the flow of oil to ease gas prices and this morning a reality check at the pump after prices had fallen for 30 straight days. "crazy rich asians" star constance wu revealing she attempted suicide. after backlash following some of her social media posts. her emotional message to fans, and why she's sharing her story now. "gma" health alert. two new studies on the impact moderate drinking can have and why 40 and younger may be at greater risk for health problems. dr. sutton is here.
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>> and what you're seeing there, the guys are actually playing heir hit "counting stars" and the crowd of course loving it. they'll perform their favorites this morning and two of their latest hits so we'll be joining them in just a bit. >> a few bonus songs. we start with the news, starting with president biden's trip to the middle east. on his first trip to the region since taking office, he's headed to saudi arabia this morning, but the president is taking heat for meeting with the saudi crown prince who ordered the murder of a "washington post" journalist. want to go back to mary bruce in jeddah, saudi arabia. good morning, mary. >> reporter: good morning again, george. president biden is making his way here becoming the first u.s. president ever to travel directly from israel to jeddah. it is a symbolic start to this highly anticipated and highly controversial visit. you'll recall as a candidate biden promised to make saudi arabia a pariah for its killing of "washington post" journalist jamal khashoggi. but now here later today biden is set to come face-to-face and meet with the crown prince who the u.s. concluded ordered that brutal murder. so what changed? well, gas prices. the president is under
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increasing pressure to do more to bring down high gas prices at home so while biden will argue that this trip is about resetting relations and about regional security this is also a lot about oil and trying to boost the flow of it. back home to the u.s. now, this visit later today, this meeting is going to be highly scrutinized and intensely choreographed. george, there is still a lot about this we simply don't know. biden still won't say whether he'll even bring up the khashoggi case directly with the crown prince. we don't know yet even if they'll shake hands. >> thanks very much. amy. george, as we just heard mary report, the president is hoping for agreements that will bring down oil and gas prices here at home, so let's go to elwyn lopez in atlanta for an update on where prices stand right now. good morning, elwyn. >> reporter: hey, good morning. prices at the pump continue to go down declining now for 30 days since that record high in june. here in georgia we are seeing some of the cheapest gas at about $4 a gallon but nationwide
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drivers are still feeling the pain at the pump of paying about $1.50 more per gallon than this time last year. nationwide we're averaging about $4.57. now, the highest prices, though, are still out west. california close to that $6 mark. so, if you're looking to fill up your tank for less, experts suggest downloading an app like waze or gasbuddy to compare prices. try to find the cheapest gas in your area. t.j. >> all right, elwyn, thank you so on the ndicasrom med virus. the nation's most populous county now preparing to bring back an indoor mask mandate if the covid surge continues. want to head back to our kaylee hartung there with more. good morning to you again, kaylee. >> reporter: good morning, again, t.j. unless conditions improve fast, los angeles county is looking at rinstating an indoor mask mandate in two weeks. we're talking about a mandate that would affect a county home
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to 10 million people but when you hear the numbers you understand why. since april hospitalizations are up 88% and they are doubling across the country. it's that highly transmissible subvariant ba.5 that is fueling this wave and this comes as the number of people dying in this country is on the rise again, up 10% in the last week. we're seeing nearly 350 deaths reported from covid every day now. right now, three-quarters of this country are living in medium to high-risk counties for covid and the cdc is urging if you are in one of those high-risk areas put on a mask indoor. if you're medium-risk area, then consider it depending on your individual risk. >> thank you for that. now to a remarkable discovery, a self-portrait by vincent van gogh has been discovered at a museum in scotland. it's been hidden for more than a century. it was actually found on the back of a different vincent van gogh painting. an x-ray revealed the portrait of the artist buried under layers of glue and cardboard.
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experts are hoping to uncover the hidden selfie without damaging the other painting. ys, what was once called a self-portrait is referred to as a van gogh selfie. enjoy. >> this is nothing new. selfie, doing it for hundreds of years. coming up on our "gma" morning menu, two studies about drinking alcohol. one finds the younger people are at greater risk of health risks. dr. sutton is here. plus, the fashion trend sweeping runways and hollywood. we'll show you how you can tap into your inner barbie and ken too. >> i will be tuning in for that. also, tune in for this, onerepublic, they are ready to rock our summer concert series. there they are, the crowd already being treated to hits. you'll be treated as w stay with us on "gma." we'll be right back. ♪ all my secrets away ♪ ♪ this time ♪ we have the sam. she's smart like me.
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♪ welcome back to "gma." the party in the park is well under way. all of these are onerepublic fans, they're ready for the band to hit the stage again. we're ready as well. music coming up for you here shortly. george. right now, a "gma" health alert. we're taking a look at the
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impact of moderate alcohol consumption. abc news medical contributor dr. darien sutton is here to break down two new studies, the first focuses on the cognitive decline. >> a study done in the uk looks at over 20,000 participants. their alcohol consumption and corresponding mri images of their brain and they found that those who had moderate consumption which was defined as four drinks per week was associated to increased levels of iron in the brain and, george, the reason why that's important is because, prior studies have then that increase iron accumulation is associated to early cognitive decline as well as early onset dementia. but it's important to know when looking at a study like this, it shows an association and not necessarily a cause and effect as there are other causes to dementia such as family history, hypertension and diabetes and high blood pressure as well as a history of trauma. >> it focused on those under 40 alcohol.problems because >> it is a global f consumption which in this study was defined as two drinks per day which is relatively the
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maximum that we recommend from the cdc was associated to an increase risk of harm for those under the age of 40 compared to older age groups and this is important because we currently recommend that and we have to figure out whether or not we should adjust our regulations or recommendations for those specifically younger age groups to decrease their risk. but it's important to know in a study like this when looking at younger age groups, there's an association to alcohol consumption and high risk behaviors which change the results. >> your recommendations, a safe relationship with alcohol? >> i always recommend we stick to the cdc guidelines up until we have new changes that can be more specific for age groups. right now the cdc recommends that men drink no more than two drinks per day and women no more than one drink per day and binge drinking is defined for men as more than five drinks in one setting and women it's more than four drinks in one setting. i always recommend you want to get as close to the minimum as possible and not reach the maximum. >> what raises red flags for you? >> for me it's really a
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dependence on alcohol and signs of that include when you're not drinking are you craving it, having symptoms of shakiness or nausea. is alcohol disrupting your social and personal relationships? if you have those signs or symptoms you should reach out for help because alcohol and substance use disorder is more common than we think and many people don't realize there is help. if you can't find a primary care provider there is a mental health and national substance abuse hotline that you can search and you can find state and local resources within your community. >> dr. darien sutton, thanks very much. t.j. now to "crazy rich asians" star constance wu revealing that she attempted suicide after receiving backlash for some posts on social media. eva pilgrim back with that %-p. >> reporter: hawaii -- hey, t.j., constance wu saying she is dipping her toe back into social media after some severe backlash over what she calls some careless tweets. she's hoping sharing her experience can help others. her career was on fire. constance wu starring in films like "crazy rich asians." >> you know, when you said you
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grew up in your grandma's house, i wasn't expecting this. >> reporter: and going toe-to-toe with j. lo in "hustlers." the 2019 crime drama. >> i don't want to hurt anybody. >> me either. >> reporter: but for the last several years, the 40-year-old has been m.i.a. online returning to twitter overnight with a personal message saying the backlash for tweets she posted several years ago affected her so much that she attempted suicide writing, i was afraid of coming back on social media because i almost lost my life from it. three years ago when i made careless tweets about the renewal of my tv show, it ignited outrage and international shaming that got pretty severe and made controversial tweets when responding to the renewal of her abc series "fresh off the boat," one of the few shows on tv starring a primarily asian cast in the lead roles. >> we're in the play. >> you are? why? you're not going to become actors. you think they're going to put
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two chinese boys on tv. >> reporter: the 40-year-old tweeted so upset right now that i'm literally crying. when a fan wrote ongrats on your renewal, great news, wu responded, no, it's not. wu's comments sparking concern. the actress later clarifying that she was disappointed because the renewal meant she'd have to turn down a passion project. wu eventually deleted her account altogether. >> social media is like peer interaction on steroids and so any potentially negative experience can really be intensified. >> reporter: wu writing in her latest tweet, i felt awful about what i said and when a few dms from a fellow asian actress told me i'd become a blight on the asian american community, i started feeling like i didn't deserve to live anymore. >> i would encourage you to think for yourself the way you encourage your class to think for themselves. >> reporter: the actress now saying she wants to help people talk about the uncomfortable stuff in order to understand it, reckon with it and open pathways to healing.
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wu says after that break from hollywood and lots of therapy she is ready to get back on social media and share her story hoping it will continue to help others and she has a book coming out in october. if you are struggling with thoughts of suicide or worried about a friend or loved one, help is available. call the national suicide prevention lifeline for free confidential emotional support 24 hours a day seven days a week. that number is 1-800-273-talk, george. >> okay, we hope she's doing okay, eva pilgrim, thanks very much. we turn to the coast of southern california where scientists discovered that it's a hot spot for young great white sharks. matt gutman is out there in l.a. with a look at whether beachgoers should be concerned. good morning, matt. >> reporter: good morning, george. shark lab doesn't want us to think about it in this way as an issue of concern. what they want is for us to be aware. aware that conservation has helped great white populations on the east coast and the west coast to bounce back and that there are many more encounters
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between humans and sharks than they ever imagined. >> oh, my god. >> reporter: this morning, new research from the university of california, long beach, revealing how much humans and great white sharks unwittingly interact every single day in beaches in southern california. >> we're taking the zodiac. > reporter: we joined chris lowe and director of cal state's shark lab on the water. behind us is a typical southern california beach where shark lab conducts a lot of its studies. this one is home to over a dozen great white shark juveniles and on any given day there are dozens of encounters between those sharks and swimmers and surfers here. cruising just offshore we reach our first juvenile great white shark habitat. >> for probably the first time in 20 years that i've been working here we have a juvenile white shark nursery something aggregation. >> what does it mean?
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>> this is where they like to come and hang out. >> this is a good thing because it means the ecosystem is functioning as it should. >> actually this is a great thing because it shows us that conservation work, right? white sharks are protected in california in 1994. their food sources come back, marine mammals have recovered better than we thought possible and that requires cleaner water, cleaner air, all those things, so i would argue that this nursery here is a great sign that california is doing things well to bring the health of its ocean back. >> reporter: the team gathering its data on juvenile sharks through tagging made possible by the deployment of a swarm of drones over california beaches. >> the drones have been an invaluable tool. they've basically given us that eye in the sky perspective that not only let us look at what the sharks are doing but what they're doing around people. >> reporter: what they learned is sharks are, in fact, swimming with and around people whether we realize it or not. there are literally thousands of interactions a year. >> basically at the end of the
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day, where you have aggregations you can quite often have lots of people. encountering these sharks daily. >> do the people know they're encountering them? >> they do not. as long as we don't chase them, they ignore people. >> reporter: now this sounds terrifying, right, that there are many thousands of encounters between humans and sharks off the coast of caliornia. but shark lab wants us to think about it this way. of these thousands of encounters very few turn bad. the vast majority are peaceful and it's possible that sharks are actually learning to avoid humans. now, if you want to see more of this you can watch the special streaming on the national geographic channel right now on its annual shark fest called "sky shark." t.j. >> i missed what you said after this all sounds terrifying, matt. but thank you so much. all right. we turn from sharks to
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beyhive, beyonce's fans counting down to "renaissance" and now she might be the new queen of tiktok. yes, beyonce posted her debut video on the social media platform. erielle reshef here with all things the beyhive is buzzing about. >> reporter: you and i both know she is the master of mystique, beyonce has had a tiktok account for awhile now but never actually posted anything. fans have been waiting for this moment and they were not disappointed. some totally surprised to see themselves in her first post. ♪ you won't break my soul ♪ >> reporter: this morning, beyonce is breaking tiktok. >> oh, when i say beyonce is back! >> reporter: the 28-time grammy winner posting her first video on the app, a compilation of fans dancing and singing to her latest single "break my soul" even cardi b in on the fun. the video viewed more than 4 million times in less than 24 hours. ♪ and i'm sleeping real good ♪
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>> reporter: queen bey writing seeing y'all release the wiggle made me so happy. thank you so much for all the love for "break my soul." the hive buzzing. one fan writing, imagine waking up and realize you're featured on the official beyonce page. their queen now making her entire catalog available to tiktok creator to include in their own videos. the surprise tiktok drop comes just two weeks before beyonce's hotly anticipated seventh studio album "renaissance" which will be the first solo album she's dropped in six years since "lemonade" back in 2016. ♪ they don't love you like i love you ♪ >> reporter: beyonce writing on instagram, creating this album allowed me a place to dream and to find escape during a scary time for the world. it allowed me to feel free and adventurous in a time when little else was moving. my intention was to create a safe place, a place without judgment, a place to be free of perfectionism and overthinking. it was a journey of exploration.
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i hope you find joy in the music and to feel as unique, strong and sexy as you are. and "break my soul" is already climbing to the billboard hot 100 chart. that makes her single, she's the first woman to have at least 20 top records on the chart as a solo artist and, guys, of course, we'll wait to see what bey breaks next. >> she seems to be breaking her own records at this point. thanks so much. let's say hello to ginger again in central park. hey there, ginger, see you in a second. >> hey, t.j., yes, please get down here because we have lola the puppy, graham the baby, the cutest and also, oh, onerepublic. that is coming up. [ cheers and applause ] i also have a forecast for you. it is a gorgeous morning here but we just got done with our first official heat wave in new york city. it was 90, 91 and 90 so any three days -- oh, of 90 plus makes it the first official -- i'd say it's a little late even.
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but you see the extreme heat, oh, my, goodness, texas gets a little break, san antonio dropped below 80 overnight for the first time in five day, a long stretch for them but the heat dome is settling in and spreading north by next week. in the heart of the country up through the great lakes you'll be touched by what could be records and definitely the dog days of summer. speaking of, let's have a summer morning with onerepublic. should we? yes, we should. stick around. we'll have a check a little lisa: good friday morning. low clouds and fog to start out. a slightly warmer day inland. we will look at a wide range in temperatures from the coasthig's and half moon bay, low 70's and oakland, low 80's and san jose. about 90 inland, low 90's toward antioch. the seven-day forecast, even warmer time now for our "gma" buzz pick. this week it's "the evening hero." here's the author.
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>> i'm marie myung-ok lee and my novel, "the evening hero," is about a korean war survivor turned ob/gyn forced to face the secrets from his part. i wanted to tell a dark and funny story where a seemingly ordinary man, an asian doctor can be a hero with a remarkable story. >> "the evening hero" is out now and we were also happy to hear "the dead romantics" by ashley poston made "the new york times" best-seller's list. eva pilgrim speaks with ashley next week. when we come back, onerepublic is in central park. ♪ i did it all ♪ ♪ i, i did it all ♪
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announcer: live from abc 7, this is midday live. >> good morning. i am jobina fortson. let's check in with sue on traffic. sue: we have a problem on the north bay, 101 after the marin county line. a big great has flipped over. it seems the right lane cars are getting by on the shoulder. they have issued to sig alert near san antonio. take t 37. jobina:
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lisa: low cloud keeping the coast cool. later 62 san jose. it is 56 downtown and the look in the city, you can see the sun on the bay. 58 napa with the clouds. highs ranging from the low 60's coast side to mid 70's in
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fremont with 90 inland. jobina: we will have another update in 30 minutes. you can always find the news on the app and [ cheers and applause ] ♪, i, i, i did it all ♪ we have an amazing crowd here for onerepublic. [ cheers and applause ] yes, they're performing in j a buits waito get right to t fashion trend. taking over the runways and red carpets with a-listers embracing the barbie pink inspired look. tiffany reid is here to show us how we can incorporate barbie in our closets, not just for women but men too. by the way, you can shop along with all our looks that we're about to show you
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using the qr code at the bottom of your screen. tiffany, welcome. i see we're -- >> thank you for having me. >> we're opposites. >> not on purpose. >> pink and white thing. >> it's fun to dress up like barbie and so tell us why. i mean obviously we know the barbie movie is coming out. what is it about barbiecore? it has almost 9 million views on tiktok. >> yeah, and it spiked maybe a month ago, it's insane how quickly it is blowing up but it started this year. it will continue to have a big moment and it started when valentino's creative director did a full runway show with pink valentino and they coined it valentino pink looks and i'm also wearing a valentino pink skirt. >> beautiful. >> but they went down the runway and then the whole set was also pink. so i think it was the first time where, you know, a designer focused on a color in that way and then there were some other colors throughout the end of the runway show but it really was the starting point for it, then immediately after we started to
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see those behind-the-scenes pictures of greta gerwig, barbie movie with margot robbie and everyone got really inspired and had an opinion about the looks we saw so i think this trend has picked up and will continue to grow. >> pink looks good on everybody. we'll prove it with models. we have our pink runway, of course, and this first look is barbie in the boardroom. tell us what we're looking at. >> so we have our boardroom barbie, doesn't she look great? >> she looks fantastic. >> she does her pose. so i will say if you are going to incorporate barbiecore in the office opt for a skirt suit. it always works so i will give the disclaimer. if pay attention to the hemlines and heel heights so it's not too short and not showing too much leg so it's office appropriate and i will say white is a good complementary color like we're doing today. white is a good complementary color. sweet pink and hot pink and the different colors throughout this
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look. and the mini bag i also have to call out. mini bags are a huge trend but think it's funny if you remember the little plastic barbie bag. >> oh, yes, we remember. >> the new interpretation of that. >> i love it. looking good. we have our next one, our intern kaila embracing her inner disco barbie. >> kaila is giving us a little twirl like you're dancing, kai. [ applause ] >> who doesn't love pink lame. >> i know metallic pink might be a little bit frightening but if you pair it with muted pink, you can use that to anchor the piece and make sure when you are doing this you don't be afraid to mix tones, textures, et cetera, because you really can play with the different colors of pinks. >> also has a cute little purse and shoes. completely different colors of pink. is there any rule you can't break when it comes to using pink? >> the reason why so many are
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embracing barbiecore is it is easy to pull off and makes you -- for some reason it makes you feel empowered so lean into it. i will say there's no color that you can't mix here. different shades of pink all over. >> perfect. now, i mentioned it's not just for the ladies, men can embrace their barbiecore as well and we've got the trend right here. tell us what we're looking at. >> so right now we're looking at our casual ken. >> casual ken, i love that. [ applause ] so real men wear pink. all men wear pink, so i'm very pro men leaning into the barbiecore trend. he is in a sweatshirt, a hoodie and a sweatshort, so i think you typically would think that's more athleisure but i paired it with a white crisp button up so that doesn't matter where he's going. wherever the day takes him he's ready to go. also, if the pink's frightening, if you want to wear a sneaker mostly white with pink accent, good way to ease your way into the trend for men. >> wow, this all looks fantastic. models look great. this is fun. how long do you think this will
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stay in play? >> i think it will stay for a year maybe until the movie comes out which i believe is coming out next summer but i think we might quickly get tired of it. quite shocking to look at. i love it. i love it. >> it's beautiful. year of the pink. i love it. tiffany, thank you so much. we appreciate it and, again, everyone, you can shop all of these looks right now using the qr code on the bottom of your screen or head to going to head over to ginger who is also rocking her barbiecore. >> nobody has to ask me twice to be in barbie attire. the barbicore vet was the inspiration for this one. i went with the shoe and the very light pink. let's go and talk about what's behind me, because it has been a peaceful morning here in central park, especially over here at the "gma" relaxation station. so we're gearing up for onerepublic's summer concert and everybody is all energetic for that but our sponsor envy, is helping lucky audience members behind me here put their best face forward with some facial consultation. y'all, how is it going? you feeling bright? oh, yes.
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they're getting into the products and they're doing it all. frequent facials, by the way, can help restore radiance and reduce any impurities to get back to the natural glow. facials remove the top layer of dead skin so it looks fresh and get a weekend glow. but first, i got to get in there. if one of y'all are done soon we lisa: it is a cloudy start in santa cruz. temperatures will be in the 70's today. we will warm up quicker elsewhere. still foggy at the beach to start the day. 80' we are glowing and coming up, our summer concert series is about to begin. onerepublic performing live next. [ applause ] ♪ i ain't worried about it right now ♪
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♪ i ain't worried about it right now ♪ [ applause ] welcome back to "gma." we are coming to you live from central park this morning for our "gma" summer concert series. >> yes, and you can hear them now. they are excited. not for us, they're excited because onerepublic is in the park. the hit-making band with more than 5 billion streams on spotify. they're going to perform for us
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in just a moment but first, let's chat with with the fellows, brett, zach, brent and ryan here with us now. you're a hit maker. but you now have a hit that's a part of a huge blockbuster hit. >> yes. >> "top gun: maverick." you all have your song playing a prominent role. what is it like to write a song for the "top gun" sequel? >> nobody wants to disappoint tom cruise. so, yeah, yeah, i did -- the bar was set high and i got to watch the scene with him and dialogue with him about what he heard, what i heard and the first thing out of my mouth was the whistle that you hear in the song and then -- not all songs happen this fast but this was like 45 minutes this came together. >> wow, incredible. speaking of tom cruise we hear you came to the rescue. >> yeah, yeah, they had -- i didn't know this until after we hinted in the song but the guy runs music for paramount said ryan, we tried 30 songs. >> you did it in 45 minutes. >> did it in about 45 minutes.
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doesn't always happen that way but happened on this. >> what were the other 30 songs? let see -- it was harry -- no. i'm just kidding. i'm kidding. >> i like that song. you are a talented group. but y'all have been together 20 years. 20 years. not sick of each other yet. how does that work? >> i signed an nda. they don't look at me when i walk by. >> yeah. >> we sleep in separate hotels and we take different helicopters. it's weird. >> you're back on the road again. your tour is called "the never ending summer tour." love the ring of that. what's it like to be back on the road again? >> it's crazy. we just did about six weeks in europe and for the most part it was incredible. we were the first concert in a lot of those countries in 2 1/2 years so it's going to be phenomenal. america this summer. what's not to love. outdoors. i think everybody is ready to get out and shake a leg and have some fun. have a beer. [ applause ] you know. get a face tattoo. whatever.
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>> you teed us up perfectly. everybody, ready to get back out and shake a leg as he said? [ cheers and applause ] so we will hand it over and let you hear their hit from "top gun: maverick," everybody, onerepublic with "i ain't worried." do your thing. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ ♪ i don't know what you've been told ♪ ♪ but time is running out no need to take it slow ♪ ♪ i'm stepping to you toe-to-toe i should be scared, honey, maybe so ♪ ♪ but i ain't worried about it right now, right now ♪ ♪ keeping dreams alive, 1999 heroes ♪ ♪ i ain't worried about it right now, right now ♪ ♪ swimming in the floods, dancing on the clouds below ♪ ♪ i ain't worried about it hey ♪ [ whistling ] ♪ i ain't worried about it ♪
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[ whistling ] ♪ i don't know what you've been told, but time is running out, so spend it like it's gold ♪ ♪ i'm living like i'm nine-zeros ♪ ♪ got no regrets even when i'm broke, yeah ♪ ♪ i'm at my best when i got something i'm wanting to steal ♪ ♪ way too busy for them problems and problems to feel, yeah, yeah ♪ ♪ no stressing, just obsessing with sealing the deal ♪ ♪ i'll take it in and let it go ♪ ♪ but i ain't worried about it right now, right now ♪ ♪ keeping dreams alive, 1999 heroes ♪ ♪ i ain't worried about it right now, right now ♪ ♪ swimming in the floods, dancing on the clouds below i ain't worried about it ♪ [ whistling ] >> whoo! ♪ i ain't worried about it oooh-ooh-ohh, ooh, yeah ♪ ♪ ooh, ooh-ooh, ooh, oh, no, no ♪
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♪ i ain't worried oooh-ooh-ohh, ooh ♪ ♪ i ain't worried about it right now ♪ ♪ keeping dreams alive, 1999 heroes ♪ ♪ i ain't worried about it right now, right now ♪ ♪ swimming in the floods, dancing on the clouds below ♪in♪ [ whistling ] ♪ i ain't worried about it, hey ♪ i ain't worried about it ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> thank you. "gma's" summer concert series is sponsored by massage envy. where better begins. ♪ i ain't worried about it
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♪heat park with the one and only onerepublic. >> and they have more music for us. here they are performing their hit single and one of our absolute favorite, "counting stars." take it away, fellas. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ lately i been, i been losing sleep ♪ ♪ dreaming about the things that we could be ♪ ♪ but, baby, i been, i been prayin' hard ♪ ♪ said no more counting dollars we'll be counting stars ♪ ♪ oh, we'll be counting stars ♪ >> good morning, america.
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♪ ♪ i see this life like a swinging vine ♪ ♪ swing my heart across the line ♪ ♪ in my face is flashing signs seek it out and ye shall find ♪ ♪ old, but i'm not that old young, but i'm not that bold ♪ ♪ and i don't think the world is sold ♪ ♪ i'm just doing what we're told ♪ ♪ i feel something so wrong doing the right thing ♪ ♪ i feel something so write right doing the wrong thing ♪ ♪ i could lie, could lie, could lie ♪ ♪ everything that kills me makes me feel alive ♪ ♪ lately i been, i been losing sleep ♪ >> come on. ♪ dreaming about the things that we could be ♪ ♪ but, baby, i been, i been prayin' hard ♪
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♪ said no more counting dollars we'll be counting stars ♪ ♪ lately i been, i been losing sleep ♪ ♪ dreaming about the things that we could be ♪ ♪ baby, i been, i been prayin' hard ♪ ♪ said no more counting dollars we'll be ♪ ♪ we'll be counting stars ♪ ♪ oh, yeah ♪ ♪ said take that money, watch it burn, sink in the river the lessons i learned ♪ ♪ you can take that money and watch it burn ♪ ♪ sink in the river the lessons i learned ♪ ♪ take that money, watch it burn, sink in the river the lessons i learned ♪ ♪ everything that kills me, yeah, makes me feel alive ♪ ♪ lately i been, i been losing sleep ♪ ♪ dreaming about the things that we could be ♪ ♪ but, baby, i been, i been prayin' hard ♪ ♪ said no more counting dollars we'll be counting stars ♪
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♪ lately i been, i been losing sleep ♪ ♪ dreaming about the things that we could be ♪ ♪ baby, i been, i been prayin' hard ♪ ♪ said no more counting dollars we'll be ♪ ♪ we'll be counting stars ♪ ♪ take that money watch it burn ♪ ♪ sink in the river the lessons i learned ♪ ♪ take that money watch it burn ♪ ♪ sink in the river the lessons i learned ♪ ♪ take that money, watch it burn ♪he river the lessons i learned ♪ ♪ take that money, watch it burn ♪ ♪ sink in the river the lessons i learned ♪ [ ch
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[ cheers and applause ] how great is that? thank you all so much for watching. and thank you all, that's a good crowd. >> it's been a great crowd and want to thank, of course, onerepublic for having us continue our comeback summer concert series. >> that's right, and they'll sing us into the weekend with their song "west coast." [ cheers and applause ] ♪ i've been dreaming about the west coast i've been dreaming ♪ ♪ found some faces that i don't know, i've been dreaming about it ♪
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♪ need the sun for just a year, i'll kiss the sky and disappear ♪ ♪ i've been staring up at the greyest skies ♪ ♪ trying to find myself some ♪ it's like the weather makes the worst of my cloudy mind ♪ ♪ i could really use a dose of some paradise ♪ ♪ sometimes you gotta run from a broken heart ♪ ♪ before i turn into a ghost need a brand-new start ♪ ♪ get myself headed to the coast, man, it ain't that far ♪ ♪ yeah, they got sun in l.a. and some shining stars ♪ ♪ i've been dreaming about the west coast, i've been dreaming ♪ ♪ found some faces that i don't know ♪ california ♪dreaming about it mi ♪ trade the shade for something warmer, i've been dreaming about the west coast ♪ ♪ i've been dreaming, where the people take it real slow ♪ ♪ i've been dreaming about it ♪ ♪ i need the sun for just a year
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i'll kiss the sky and disappear ♪ ♪ ain't felt a drop now for 40 days ♪ ♪ but still they're washing cars and they don't show any age ♪ ♪ ain't nothing that you want'll cost you more than time ♪ ♪ ifyou're tryna find yourself better get in line ♪ ♪ oh, i'm counting up my money and spending to get it right ♪ ♪ got the future in my pocket i'm spending it all tonight ♪ ♪ like a prophet with the vision, i finally see the light and you know ♪ ♪ i've been dreaming about the west coast, i've been dreaming ♪ ♪ found some faces that i don't know ♪ ♪ i've been dreaming about it i'm seeing signs for california ♪ ♪ trade the shade for something warmer ♪ ♪ i've been dreaming about the west coast, i've been dreaming ♪ ♪ where the people take it real slow, i've been dreaming about it ♪ ♪ i need the sun for just a year i'll kiss the sky and disappear,
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i'll kiss the sky and disappear ♪ ♪ glitter nights under starry skies, all i wanna do is fly ♪ ♪ take me where the sun shines brighter ♪ ♪ i've been dreaming about the west coast, time to find myself a new glow ♪ ♪ i need the sun for just a year i'll kiss the sky and disappear ♪ ♪ i've been dreaming about the west coast ♪
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area, moving forward, findinon . jobina: i ajobina fortson. let's get to sue hall with a look at traffic. sue: we are going back to northern marin county. petaluma where this big rig overturned an hour ago. it was blocking all lanes, now the shoulder is getting by in the right lane getting by. you still have the sig alert issued. we are recommending highway 37 back to petaluma to get around. lisa: we have low clouds but they are breaking up in the city. 61 palo alto, 64 san jose. the clouds will retreat to the coast. in the mid 60's in the inland valley. mid and upper 80's, and even 90's, out by the delta. 81 in san jose and much hotter
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for saturday. jobina: thank you. time for live with ke ♪ ♪ >> announcer: it's "live with kelly and ryan!" today, wwe twins! and from "zombies 3", the foodie in new york all next on live. and now, here are kelly rebo and ryan seacrest! ♪ ♪ >> ryan: i don't know about you but i feel good. here we go, all right. >> kelly: friday. >> ryan: the week is going by, friday july 15th who is that?pi.
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