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6:00 and 51 degrees. i'm john clark. barbara: i'm barbara gibbs. we will have more on the big stories but first meteorologist don schwenneker in the first alert storm center with weather and traffic together. don: good morning to you. thanks for starting with us. we appreciate it. we will look at what is hag with the temperatures today. we will be in the 50's at 8:00. by 10:0060's in the 70's and we will be in the 70's. knees day ahead. looking it numbers 49 roxboro, 53 chapel hill. 46 roanoke rapids, cool spot with dismissed and sanford. 49 fayetteville and clinton. 51 goldsboro. 52 southern pines. hooking at the day ahead 52 now and partly cloudy. through the afternoon 79 with lots of sunshine. we will get near 80 today and top out at 80 tomorrow as well. but 10 we see a cooldown and i
showers saturday into sunday. we will talk more about that in the forecast but now we talk weather and traffic with amber rupinta. amber: we are looking at some d.o.t. cameras and we have a great start. nothing in the way there might be some lingering construction with you it is usually picked up by 6:00. 6 # bypass and 540 there live and sun is coming up and it looks very nice. light volume and accident free there. durham freeway shoulder closed right at exit 2 davis drive northbound side due to a stoudamire vehicle. other than that we are looking very nice. i was checking the drive times. durham troy seven means 40 to 15. r. tkfplt ufplt r.d.u. the departures a couple of delays to new york but overall moving on time there. 540 westbound for minutes capital to 70 and that road also moving fine on this wednesday. barbara: we are following several breaking stories.
for a genetic driver just before 3:00 this morning the person hit and killed at raeford road and 71st school road. it was so violent the body was thrown about 350 feet. we have this new information. police looking for a typhoon 9 # green ford range are with north carolina bjt 1906. also breaking a double shooting in durham now a murder investigation. two were shot in a drive-by shooting on maplewood drive. within died. john: a wild chase through durham has a bizarre ending. they began chasing a car on miami boulevard then it went to the durham freeway and down city streets before the driver stopped in the parking lot of the do you recall police headquarters. he allegedly was throwing things out the window along the way. barbara: now to the shake-up in vote quick. john: bernie sanders keeping his
donald trump widening his lead. stephanie ramos has more. reporter: the hunt is on for delegates feel >> in the last week we have won three caucuses and two of them were record breaking turn out. reporter: bernie sanders adds a page victory in michigan a state both democrats and republicans courted. >> it has been a fantastic night in michigan. reporter: he already looks ahead to super tuesday part three with contests in florida, illinois ohio and missouri. >> i want to be the president for the struggling and striving. . she walked away a winner earning more delegates than sanders. on the g.o.p. side donald trump defeating his rivals in michigan and mississippi. >> thanksgiving you. this was an amazeing evening.
one property in florida flanked by trump water, wine an attacks. pointing to attempts by opponents to stop momentum. >> $38 million of horrible lies but that ok. it shows you how brilliant the public is. because they knew they were lies and it was just really amazing to watch. reporter: his main rival ted cruz battling for second in michigan with john kasich and marco rubio falling short. on the democratic side hillary clinton and bernie sanders both will tackle issues on stats tonight in florida at their eighth debate. john: north carolina's primary is less than a week away and candidates are making it a priority. republican front-runner donald trump will return to north carolina today and have an event the crown coliseum in fayetteville. here are the details tonight.
is expected on stage at 7:00 and we will have live streaming coverage. barbara: hillary clinton will be making two stops in the triangle tomorrow. she begins at hillside high in durham in the afternoon and then go to raleigh for a rally at broughton and we will have coverage. john: officer-involved shooting in raleigh last week put the spotlight on the issue of police body cameras. state laurels will tack up the discussion. anthony wilson joins us with more. anthony: good morning. they must be aware that less than an hour after a scheduled appearance by the raleigh police chief at city hall it talk about use body cameras word came down there was one that involved a rail officer, shooting that is. the investigation of that shooting under way just minutes before the mayor ended the scheduled meeting.
to talk to councilmembers about the pros, cons be a costs of cameras. the mayors alleyreft appear went to a city worker and showed tweet. this is what she said when reporters asked about the coincidence of planned presentation and if a body cam on the officer involved cover helped. >> i don't know it would have made difference but i guess you could say there is some irony in it. the primary thing is we don't want these to happen in the first place cameras or not. anthony: durham police also want body cams on every officer there by next year. a vote was postponed we lawmakers learned the video wouldn't be paid public. that said the meeting here is scheduled for 1:00 this
we will upcaught you throughout the day. watch for it on abc11.com, mobile apps and abc11 "eyewitness news".." john: 6:07 and the weather this week is beautiful but things can change quickly. skr what is being done today to prepare for what could come down the road. state health officials have an update on the zika virus. don: good morning to you. as you head out today we have dry conditions on the first alert doppler network and we
46 sanford, 54 pinehurst, 50 lillington and 51 goldsboro. mainly clear now and 52. by lunchtime we will see the temperatures going mid 70's mostly sunny and through the late day 77 degrees and mostly sunny. nice day today and tomorrow looks as nice. then we will have a little more clouds and cooler. we will talk about that in the complete forecast in a bit. john: breaking news evacuation under way in louisiana as that state is pounded by rain. this video from just outside shreveport. deputies going door to door using boats and vehicles to rescue residents of a neighborhood that flooded. mental shelters are being set up. louisiana, texas and parts of arkansas could see,to a foot of rain the next few days. here in foulke the weather is almost perfect but the tornados
weeks ago showed us how important it is to be ready. governor pat mccrory declared march of through 12 severe weather preparedness week and today schools and government buildings will have a tornado drill. barbara: the state is monitoring cases of zika in north carolina but health authorities say there's no reason for concern at this point. the department of health and human service secretary delivered a report to the over sight committee telling them about effort by dhhs. they are tracking it and only five confirmed cases in state of north carolina including the first reported case in wake county. that patient is a woman who traveled to central and south america. they are watching mosquitos working with scientists in western carolina university. e.c.u. and n.c. state. john: 6:12 and a akwrobgtchaotic scene that sends people to the
barbara: new boast from new york whaflt it says it can do that could put the u.s. and allies in danger. john: you won't believe what a kindergarten teach prime minister with 20 megs of internet speed from centurylink, a family of four can all be online at the same time, streaming, gaming, or downloading movies. yeah, the internet's great, but i think hair and makeup went a little too far. yeah, that's not working. i much prefer the two-day beard, horn-rimmed glasses, just-slept-in-his-car kinda thing. yeah, i miss the rumpled crazy uncle look. okay. be "paul giamatti." that's the essence of this role. feel like a hollywood insider
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john: welcome back. 6:15. these are the headlines. in fayetteville the search is on for a skwrpbt driver. just before 3:00 a.m. a person was hit and killed at raeford road and 71st school road. police are looking for a 1997 green ford ranger north carolina tag bjp 1906. double shooting in don't recall a murder investigation. last night two were shot in a drive-by incident on maplewood drive. they were rushed to the hospital where one died this morning. a happy homecoming expected this
than 150 paratroopers on the way home after nine months in iraq. a welcome home money is planned. barbara: a baltimore police officer will be required to testify against his fellow officers in the freddie gray case. the maryland court of appeals ruling william porter must testify. this unusual because officer porter's first trial had a hung jury. gray died in april a week after his neck was broken. the man who police say or kes contest straighted a gold heist on i-95 will stay behind bars. he was ordered to stay in jail until the trial. he faces charges linked to the robbery of nearly $5 million in gold bars. the f.b.i. says he used a g.p.s. device to track the rig before using a remote control to release pep are pray into the cab forcing the driver to pull
john: at least seven are hurt when a car slams into a bus stop in phoenix. authorities say two vehicles collided causing one to plow into the bus stop. the seven injured three were taken to the hospital. two women and a krpg boy. the cause is under investigation. barbara: north korea causing a new stir with photos published on the front package of its state run newspaper. north korea says it has manufactured nuclear warheads mall enough to fit on ballistics missile. it claims to show them visiting a facility where they are made and they have previously said it has nuclear warheads small enough to put on long rank missiles but experts question claims. john: a kindergarten teacher forward for drinking on the job. her blood alcohol five times legal driving limit. officials in tacoma fired clara bowman for allegedly drinking in her class.
a mug of orange juice. she had a blood alcohol kept of at least .4 while teaching students on february 19. that is five times the legal limitment one teacher said she was so drunk she fell on to two students. barbara: the music producers sometimes called the fifth beatle has died. sir george martin is credited with signing the beatles and helping to define their sound. insiders say without him they would have been a much different band. was 90. >> i was reading a quote from paul mccarthy any who said he was like a second farther. tpwhrao i was listening to the bb.c and john lennon came to him saying i need a sound that sounds like 100 tibetan phofrpgs. he had to come up with that chanting. he was brilliant with that type of tough. let's talk weather. we have a pretty nice day shaping up.
the red lane there indicates our normal or average high for this time of year, 61. every day the next six days above it average. tomorrow the warmest around 80. live look into downtown raleigh under a blue sky and cheer, lots of sunshine, 52ment dew point 4. sunrise is about 15 minutes at 6:34. live look into north hills, sunlighting up the biddings. 5 with west wind five miles an hour. from across region 49 roxboro, 53 chapel hill, 46 sanford, 44 southern pines, 49 fayetteville, clinton and goldsboro. we see clear skies and we were talking earlier about the flooding in louisiana and it won't change for them. this high pressure offense us is like a wall and forcing all the
so from dallas to houston into louisiana they are ponded. that will continue to stay west of us and forth factor our weather. by lunchtime manual, 70's. a couple of clouds drift through but mostly sunny. tomorrow morning everything is white. this is the model trying to deal with the moisture that will be humidity. tomorrow i think you will see patchy fog. we will watch it burn off and we will see it lift and partly sunny exercise, back into the 70's to near 80 tomorrow. surface map showing the high pressure off coast giving us the southwest flow giving us warm air two friday. the rest of today mostly sunny in raleigh. 62 at 9:00. by lunchtime 74 and this afternoon 79. warmer tan yesterday. we will top out around 80 in smithfield. 79 cary, 78 chapel hill. 78 durham. tonight the temperatures across
for overnight lows. 54 raleigh. # fayetteville. first alert seven-day forecast powered by accuweather 79 and sunny today. near 80 tomorrow and 70's friday, saturday the huge st. patrick's day parade and one of the biggest on east coast and looks like it will stay dry which is good for us. showers hold off until saturday. sp 75 as we sreupg forward this weekend. let's go to new york city to see what is going on with "good morning america." we go to rob. rob: good morning. i heard you talking about the flooding in northwest louisiana where evacuations and rescues are under way with more rain coming. that is the "big weather" story with the severe threat and warm-up on the east coast the hulk hogan back on the stand former professional wrestler grilled in his lawsuit against the website gawker. he highlighted the difference
character and his real self. dan abrams will weigh in. a continuing solar eclipse overnight. passengers on alaska airlines flight witnessing the sight up close. many majors of the passively. they chose to delay the flight so they could see it. what appear amazing thing that would be. i have never witnessed it lake that. maybe next time we will have to get on an airplane and fly from alaska to hawaii. don: that is not a bad flight. all right, rob. we will look for that. night. i was looking and nasa has a flick are account where people ask them to pose pictures and there are amazing shots with jets flying past it. no helicopters with us today. i was asking where is the chopper. they are not up today.
out to r.d.u. good shape. 440 and six forks and we are in great shape in the viewing area. the weather is captaining. you see a little bit of fog coming back on the live returns with the road weather index but very slight. we have shoulder close on the durham freeway near exit 2 davis drive due to stalled vehicle. there was a little fog coming back to the was of durham. cuss me. west of pittsboro. other than that we are accident free and 40 eastbound five minutes 64 to 70. belt align no problems and durham freeway till moving on
john: round two of john: the a.c.c. tournament is under way and day two teams will face off. n.c. state faced wagon yesterday. there are 16 leads changes and 15 ties before the pack took control and won 75-72 win. n.c. state faces duke today at 2:00 the third meeting for them this year with duke winning both. barbara: samsung's new smart phone goes on sale this week and the first reviews are in. >> this is our tech news.
for the smartphone. galaxy is the smart phone to beat and on the edge of perfection. it goes on sale this tri. >> amazon launched a daily live stream show last night. if you like the products buy them by clicking a link so convenient it airs live each night at 9:00 approximately eastern. here is something to make you feel good. how teens react to windows 95. >> i feel like there's nothing again to. in-box and stuff like the basic stuff ment stuffment >> can you believe they were baffled by dial-up internet. >> look at the size of those computers. john: does make you feel old. barbara: 6:27. vote 2016 heating up in our state.
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barbara: we are counting down to a big homecoming paratroopers returning to fort bragg. we have a crew live right now for this happy homecoming. good morning, carolina, welcome on wednesday march 9, 52 degrees at 6:30. i'm barbara gibbs. john: i'm john clark. thanksgiving you for tuning in. we will get to those stories but first weather and traffic with meteorologist don schwenneker. don: good morning to you. we have a look at the temperatures. look at the beg climb the next couple of hours. 9:00 we are in the 60's and by 11:00 we are at 70. mid to upper 70's. at 3:00 around 80. current numbers, 49 roxboro, 53 chapel hill. 49 fayetteville. 46 smithfield, 51 wilson and 48 roanoke rapids. louis louisburg 54. looking at the day ahead. 52 and cheer. by lunchtime mostly sunny and 74. through the afternoon 79 degrees with lots of sunshine.
tomorrow we will touch 80 and tkwhrafr it cools down a bit and we could see sours during the weekend. now we have weather and traffic with amber rupinta. night. let's look at wade avenue at the beltline and it is a clear and dry start. nothing in the way. should be an easy commute with the weather the we are seeing a little volume building here. still moving fine on time. you can see the radar clear and there's a little fog coming in a few minutes ago to the west pittsboro but it has does anticipated some contraction durham troy foreclosure at exit 2 davis drive closed do you to a stalled vehicle and there was construction on i-85 going on for a long time. 40 and rock quarry fine both directions.
a few minutes. john: breaking overnight a double shooting turns into a homicide investigation in durham. police say two men were shot just after 10:30 last night in the 1400 block of maplewood drive off dearborn. both were taken to the hospital and one died. the other is expected to recover. there's no word on suspect information. barbara: more breaking news in cumberland county one person killed after getting pend under a vehicle on highway 210 in the beaver dam area. the driver went off the road to the right and overcorrected, crossed the sister line and then hit a debris after overcorrecting again. we are told he was thrown out of the vehicle and it landed on him. new details about a crash on i-40 in wake county a motorcycle slammed into the back of a pickup truck near airport boulevard. the biker was killed. speed was a factor and no charles will be filed again the
john: new results coming in as voters in four states cast ballots the donald trump got three more wins claiming victories in michigan, mississippi and hawaii but ted cruz added to his win column with a victory in idaho. for democrats hillary clinton win mississippi big but bernie sanders breathing new life into his bid with a stunning upset weapon in michigan. it was disappointing for marco rubio. no victories. he insists he will press on to his home state's republican primary in florida next tuesday. next tuesday also big in north carolina as our state holds its presidential primary. that means a last minute push in the area. caitlin knute has that side of the story. caitlin: we are seeing a full of presidential candidates in our
donald trump who will be appearing in fayetteville today. this will be his second foulke campaign top go to broughtop in raleigh. this after her husband bill clinton was already in town earlier this week. ted cruz was in raleigh for a ton hall meeting with fox news yesterday where he spoke to a crowd of about 700. john: abc11 is your election headquarters of you can follow them through our poebl app or on abc11.com/go sr very. we are streaming their visits appear keeping track who is on top. it is important information posted to make sure your vote counts.
some military families at fort bragg. soldiers from the 82nd airborne are returning home from iraq. gloria rodriguez is live for the happy homecoming. gloria: good morning to you. right now i'm at the pope army airfield appear families are gehrig waiting for their soldiers to return. look over here and you see the waiting area. there are husbands, wives, kids. we even saw a dog. many waiting for family members with gifts, balloons. excited to see them coming home. this is where the pairratroopers will enter through their tkpwrpb doors and have a quick ceremony and band is going to greet them and of course they will then be greeting their families which is a big moment everybody is waiting for. we have some photographs from them yesterday in iraq. so take a look.
authority between the 82nd airborne division and 101st air barn barn division an they are -- air abandon division. they served in operationen herpt resolve 19months and this is the end of a successful deployment. back here live everybody very excited to see the paratroopers return home. they expect more than 160 referring. we will be here for the big moment and bring you the latest. they are expected to arrive later this morning. gloria rodriguez, abc 11 eyewitness news. john: 6:37. a local teacher putting a spin on learning for her special needs students. barbara: the place she is taking them for a magical out-of-classroom experience. don: we have temperatures in the
don: welcome back. we are looking at what is happening farce the bus stop forecast. it is a nice mild day. easy walk to the bus. a couple of degrees warmer. they may need a light jacket but not this afternoon. current numbers, 51 henderson, 49 south hill. 48 roanoke rapids, 53 hillsborough, 52 raleigh. cary 53. 46 sanford, 54 pinehurst, 48 goldsboro, 49 fayetteville. looking at the day ahead feel mainly clear and lots of sunshine. by lunchtime 22 depress warmer at 7 # -- 74. up around 80. we will hit 80 tomorrow and a little cooler and we have rain working p. we will talk about
up next. barbara: a statewide amber alert for a north carolina. the brevard police department is looking for dixie pay bill bailey. she may be on the way to atlanta. she is 5'4" and 114 ponds brown hair with orange streaks in it and blue eyes. last seen with a paetsch colored pullover, black tights and could be boots. john: a teacher in roanoke rapids is redefining special needs education. she says they learn through experience and she's going to give them an experience. weekend wind will take 11 students to disney on an all spaoepbs paid trip thanks to their teacher and support from the do you want. they are there from ken garden to fifth grade and two years ago she was on the kelly and michael show as a peoplist for teacher of the year and it sent her to the disney resort in hawaii and that's when she decided she was going to raise money to take her students to disney world in
>> we take a big trip every year and we use it as our vocational skills and learning opportunity for them to have the same opportunities other kids do. a lot of them would not be able to go. i want to see the excitement on their faces and they have worked so hard to get there. barbara: through fish fries, funnel sales and others at the raised the $15,000 to take the trip. they leave monday and they are set up to meet all the characters. it gets me. y'all have a blast. ers we love great teachers and she is one of them. barbara: tack a lot of pictures and video. john: 6:42. very terrible attack in israel. an american tourist killed in a takening ram passenger.
going viral john: 6:44.
the man accused of shooting and idaho pastor is arrested in washington, d.c. kyle odom was taken fa custody yesterday after he threw thrash drivers and other items over the white house fence. it was over the weekend the shooting after pastor testimony remington spoke at a rally for ted cruz feel he was shot six times but he has regained consciousness and is tacking to family. it is not clear if it was politically motivated.
student is killed in a stabbing ram package in israel. taylor force was a west upon the graduate who served in iraq an afghanistan. he was one of seven stabbed by a palestinian in jaffa. he was on a school sponsored trip. this was the same day joe biden arrived there. he tweeted there is no justification for such acts of terror. john: starting today the public can pay respects to nancy reagan. her body will be in repose at the reagan library. her funeral is friday and is by invitation only. michelle obama and hillary clinton among thousands invited. after the funeral she will be buried next to former president reagan. barbara: a rare phenomenon played out over indonesia. check out the total eclipse photos the sun witnessed across three time zones and by about 40
thousands flock ed toed to flocked to indonesia to see it and some got on a flight because it gave a great view. >> spectacular picture. we are highlighting good deeds and touching moment in a fayetteville chick-fil-a. barbara: it surprised the customer and moved her mom and see shared it. cynthia is hearing impaired and for the first time she was able to order a meal by using sign language. her mom said she was surprised and overskwroeud when she realized the cash year knew and used sign language. her mother said it was her first time her daughter was able to order without feelingen comfortable with people staring at her. it month a hotel -- moment of pure happiness >> if you notice in the video she looked at me like is this working or am i doing this?
she is looking forward to going back. barbara: that wonderful. the cashier is a high school senior. the restaurant manager didn't know she can sign but she has hearing i will paired relatives and learned to communicate with them feel john: great story. barbara: you don't think about that. how woman that is. john: something we take for franticed go to a story or -- taker granted. barbara: i like when we show a little good news. we have a great warm-up appear dry spell continuing. the next several days the chance of rain tomorrow, friday zero. i lowered it to 20% saturday. i think it will be an isolated shower at best. better chance saturday night into sunday then monday could see a lingering shower into the afternoon.
raleigh and 52, 48 dew point giving us 86% humidity. look at that sunrise in fayetteville. 52 and south weekend two miles an hour. numbers from across the region some who's, 44 in sanford, 49 roxboro, 50 roanoke rapids, 51 wilson and 49 fayetteville. clear skies here. we will see them hanging around. we have the clouds out west and all of these nasty storms out west if are flying through dallas that is a imagine hub for american i may want to call ahead. they could see delays as they see nasty weather. we are dry today into tonight. first alert predictor forecast model showing a couple of high clouds working through had afternoon. the rest of today in raleigh from the 60's at 9:00 to the 70's by lunch and mostly sunny, warmer morning. into the afternoon around 80. from across the region today you will see a high of 9 in holly springs, 80 smithfield feel 78
80 goldsboro, 78 sanford and 75 south hill, 76 henderson and 79 rocky mount. tonight temperatures across the area in the 50's. 55 raleigh. 55 fayetteville and 53 durham. first alert seven-day forecast powered by accuweather, tomorrow temperatures back to 80 degrees under partly sunny skies. we will see support cloud cover on friday, 76. saturday the raleigh st. patrick's day parade most day rain free. could see a shower in the afternoon. shower chance possible sun, 75. monday and tuesday in the 70's. "big weather" pic of the day from peggy sellers who watches. she said aloha from her trip to hawaii. this was in han afrpbawama bay.
don: i tried to write it gone net economy. night. there's an american way to say things and there is a hawaiian way. don: hang loose. amber: just say aloha. john: thanks to peggy for the pictures. amber: my sister lives and i will clarify. we can do an i-team investigation and head there and get it down. the morgue team needs to do that. we will go visit my sister. barbara: great road trip. amber: it quiet and been a very easy wednesday morning. it is hump day, sun is up. conditions are clear. 440 and new bern zoom inging language. great shape heading out the road weather inconnection detection not -- index forth seeing anything. these are construction issues to tell you about.
stalled vehicle near kit two davis drive. around rocky mount 95 southbound kit 139 and 132 doing paving and they have one lane coasted. 1. 85 foreclosure fine four minutes 70 to n.c. 55. we will bring you updates in "good morning america".." john: nine minutes before seven. deadly hit-and-run in fayetteville. barbara: how you can help police solve this crimement john: here is a live look at fort bragg.
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barbara: that is all the news, worth and traffic you need. john: we are following about stories including a murder investigation in durham and last men push from presidential candidates in our area. fayetteville police looking for a driver in a deadly hit-and-run hit-and-run. just before 3:00 this morning a person was hit and killed at the intersection of raeford road and 71st school road. police are looking for a 19u79 green ford ranger tag bjp 1906.
men shot just after 10:30 in the 1400 block of maplewood off dearborn. both taken to the hospital and one died. john: officer-involved shooting in raleigh last week is putting the spotlight on police body cameras. hrarls will set it attack up the discussion today. it starts at 1:00 p.m. gentleman face-off. trump won tuesday contests in three states and clinton won the mississippi primary but bernie sanders won michigan's crucial primary. ted cruz carried idaho. trump will speak at the crown coliseum tonight in fayetteville and hillary clinton the triangle tomorrow. john: governor mccrory declares this steer weather preparedness week and today we will have a tornado drill. barbara: happy homecoming for paratroopers in the 82nd airborne this. drag after a nine month deemployment in support of
more than 160 are rewriting with females. this is the last group of the 82nd to redeploy from iraq. john: done says we will flirt with 80's today. don: we will climb. by 9:00 in the 60's. 62 under mostly sunny skies and one thing about the severe weather preparedness week today at 9:30 at statewide tornado drill they will set off sirens. it is just a test so be prepared. no tornado possibilities today. amber: it is possible we have gotten through this morning without any mantle wrecks. 40 and gorman a little volume both directions but it is a nice start. we will update you in g.m.a. barbara: "good morning america" is next. john: for barbara, amber, don
john c good morning, america. trump triumphs again. the gop front-runner winning big in michigan, mississippi and hawaii. now calling on the party to unite behind him. >> so, what i say to the republicans is embrace it. we will win the election easily. >> and bernie sanders stunning hillary clinton. >> this has been a fantastic night in michigan. >> a major upset defying
the race tighter than ever. our team breaking it down. donald trump and john kasich both join us this morning. also right now, severe storms hit the south. flash floods and pounding hail. dozens already rescued as more severe weather and heavy rain moves in. hulk hogan takes the stand facing tough questions about his private tape. saying his famous character is different than who he really is. why that's crucial to his case. oh i get by with a little help from my friends and celebrating the fifth beatle. paul mccartney, ringo starr and others honor george martin. he helped create one of the biggest bands in the world. the messages and memories pouring in right now. we do say good morning, america. george martin. the 90-year-old superproducer