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"After today's high as with partly sunny skies and sixties and seventies tomorrow. So looking like, we'll have some clouds and showers throughout the day. Heavier rain comes on Monday. Focus on the White House. It is era chance of passing the house, the immigration reform proposal. President Trump on sale. He says the current system discriminates against brilliance. We cherish the open door that we want to create for our country. But a big proportion of those immigrants must come in through merit and skill house speaker, Nancy Pelosi sees that as code merit. It is really a condescending word they sang family is without merit. Are they saying most of the people ever come to the United States and the history of our country or without merit? The inspector general of the environmental protection agency's urging the department to look into clawing back one hundred twenty four thousand dollars in premium traveled charges for former EPA heads. Scott Pruitt and his bodyguards the I g rejecting Pruitt's claim that security concerns warranted. First and business class travel on the taxpayer's dime. Richard Cantu, ABC news. What it's worth, I'm Sherry Preston. What do you think of adding an ad versity score to the SAT? The college board has started doing that taking into account things like the socio economic background and neighborhood crime statistics when looking at SAT scores college board, CEO David Coleman. I think this tool's completely honest and says the students with less we get the last word honest about that. But you can still achieve at a very high level and tell students with a lot of privilege. Hey, we recognize that about you, too. And we will expect more from you. The plan has been met with pushback by some who say it amounts to affirmative action, and ABC's. Tom yomas says others won't use it, Georgetown telling the Washington Post, we have so much personal data on all of our applicants that we don't feel the need for a tool like this college counselor say it's just another tool of the toolbox move. The former president of Missouri state university asks in an article in Forbes couldn't whole question be eliminated if colleges didn't require students to take those tests in the first place for what it's worth Cheri Preston. ABC news. From ABC news, Tech Trends as cell phone cameras continue to evolve. Some photo journalists are taking notice Carlton ward is a photographer with National Geographic who recently took a trip to south Florida to take pictures using only a cell phone camera. It was a odd experience. If I leave my professional camera in the car and to go out into these really adventure situations only smartphone, he says the one plus device. He was using effective in some situations for one part of the shoot. I was riding.
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"I'm Cheri Preston. Boeing now, speaking out after the deadly crash of a seven thirty seven in Ethiopia is the second one of those seven thirty-seven max jets to go down in a matter of months in a new video statement. Boeing CEO, Dennis Muilenburg is promising. A software update is coming soon to prevent new issue with max eight jets believed to have played a role in the crash of a lion air 737 max eight last October will address concerns discovered in the aftermath of the line air flight six ten accident. Alex stone ABC news. But we also says a software update has been in the works for months to try to address the problem that may have affected both planes New Zealand's Prime minister making a vow to her country after that gunmen attacked two mosques killing fifty leaving dozens hurt tastes sought many things from his act of Thira, but one was notoriety. And that is why you will never hear me. Mention his name prime minister, just send ardor and Celso sang new gun control laws will be announced by the gaining of next. Week. The investigation continues into the shooting attack in the Dutch city of ood track that left three dead and five hurt officials are trying to figure out if the shooter launched his attack in response to the shooting in New Zealand ABC's in panel of groups like ISIS, and Al Qaeda Darlie calling for lone wolf attacks calling for retaliation. Christ Church because don't forget, that's what both sides here warms their vision is for a war between religions it's exactly what they want. Vice President Mike Pence will be visiting Nebraska today to see the devastation left by recent flooding. ABC's GIO Benitez is their record snow and cold followed by a rapid warm made water levels rise so much in rivers like the Alcorn river that days later, some neighborhoods are still underwater at least three people have been killed. I was governor says things will likely get worse in her state. It's more snow melts. You're listening to ABC news..
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"I'm Cheri Preston. Boeing says it is deploying it called software enhancement in all of its seven thirty seven backs planes. The move stemming from Astros liner crash in Indonesia, the company currently working with authorities anythi opium to determine the cause of Sunday's deadly crash involving the same type of plane ABC's. Matt gut man is outside at ISA baba where it went down excavators. Sticky for debris in the crater. Many first responders picking through the dirt has interests personal effects by hand from the ground beyond the singed grass that debris field from above the sheer force with which the doomed plane knows interviewer is clear the victims from thirty five different countries, including eight Americans. Aviation expert Thomas Anthony says there will be several reasons why the plane went down. It's never one thing. It's always a multiple combination of factors that lead to a catastrophic accident like this twenty two airlines have grounded the seven seven max Austrailia and Singapore, the latest countries to ban it, China, the largest country to ground it. The FAA says it has no reason to do. So in the US so far all US diplomatic staff. Pulling out of Venezuela citing the deteriorating situation in Venezuela. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo announcing that the US is withdrawing the last remaining personnel from the US embassy in Caracas Venezuela now in the sixth day of a nationwide. Blackout. The lack of electricity is brought oil exports to a halt, which is making Venezuela's economic crisis. Even worse. It's closed schools. President Nicolas Maduro blames the US for the blackout the US and dozens of other countries support the opposition leader one Guido, Dave Packer, ABC news. News checking the markets. The SNP futures are up a point and a half. Nasdaq futures are up nine points..
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"I'm Cheri Preston. Cheers in Hanoi for North Korean leader, Kim Jong UN. How does he rise for his second summit with President Trump? The president set to arrive in a few hours savy sees Karen Travers is there North Korea would like to see the US agreed to some relief from crippling economic sanctions, but the administration's special envoy for North Korea says the US will not do that until denuclearization is complete Kim Jong UN may also push President Trump to pull US troops out of South Korea. The president has complained about the cost of keeping thirty thousand troops in South Korea. But he said last week that withdrawing them is not currently under consideration or on the table. Karen Travers, ABC news Hanoi. President Trump's former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen set to testify publicly tomorrow on Capitol Hill. ABC news has learned that President Trump's exit Turney will lay out details of what he's called Mr. Trump's history of lying racism and cheating over the course of Cohen's ten years in his employment. ABC's Jim Ryan today. Cohen testified behind closed doors to the Senate intelligence committee on the other side of the hill in the house. Lawmakers are set to vote today on. Resolution aimed at stopping the president's declaration of a national emergency at the border Venezuelan leader nNcholas Maduro now accusing the US of creating a crisis in South America, capacity. Got you. Here's the fractured path at Barack Obama left behind president trial of a coup of an intervention that is not of the twenty first century d'oro through a translator. In a rare interview with ABC news a leading cardinal of the Catholic church convicted of sex abuse in Australia, pal guilty of abusing choirboys and Melbourne bag in nineteen Ninety-six Vivian Waller lawyer for one of the victims read out a statement on his behalf trusted.
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"From ABC news. I'm Cheri Preston. Protests are being planned around the country today against the president's declaration of a national emergency to get billions for the border wall. Maybe sees Kate Shaw. Says opponents looking to file lawsuits against the move may also have some ammunition in the way, the president did it in the president announcing he's going to issue an emergency declaration at the same time that he signs a law in which congress has refused to grant him the very money that he he's asked for. And so it looks like he's clearly trying to circumvent the choice that congress neighbor guarding. How appropriate Senator Lindsey Graham chair of the judiciary committee in the Senate says he plans to investigate after a former FBI leader says some officials had discussions about invoking the twenty fifth amendment to possibly remove President Trump ABC's, Monaco Sarabki in a sixty minutes interview. Former acting FBI director Andrew McCabe says deputy attorney general rod Rosenstein, raise the issue in may of two thousand seventeen after the firing of FBI. Director James Komi. The deputy attorney general was definitely very concerned about the president about his capacity and about his intent Rosenstein denies the discussions took place. The president will be in Miami today talking to members of the Venezuelan community in Venezuela. Reporter Cody Weddell says embattled President Nicolas Madura is playing a waiting game in the short term. At least is his plan is to wait it out. We know his foreign minister held some secret meetings with the special envoy in the United States Elliot Abrams. So they're reaching out to folks like the US has not recognizing mother widow, and they're also reaching out to their traditional allies, China and Russia that have been key finances of the the regime here and really have helped to keep it afloat. British lawmakers now accusing Facebook of intentionally breaking privacy laws. They're also calling for more government oversight of social media companies. You're listening to ABC news..
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"Cheri Preston. ABC news. Your money at twenty and fifty past the hour on KOMO news. Now, the KOMO propel insurance money updates ABC. News Wall Street now what goes up eventually comes down in that was the case mid week for stocks, Adele, twenty two points. The NASDAQ gave up twenty seven and the S and P closed down seven investors reacting to a mixed batch of earnings and Darko petroleum. In video game maker, take two Interactive's numbers midst expectations while GM's were better than anticipated nearly two weeks after the end of the longest government shutdown in US history. Many federal workers are still waiting on back pay. And in some cases as agencies struggle with payroll, glitches and other problems. It may be a while before that's fixed another shutdown is looming next week. Daria Albinger, ABC news. Your your political insights from ABC news house speaker Nancy Pelosi says she will accept any bipartisan agreement reached by the seventeen member committee charged with avoiding a government shutdown. She told reporters that she wants to see such a deal by this Friday. So it can make its way through the procedures of both chambers in a timely fashion. Speaking about the president's state of the union address Pelosi remarked, the Democrats treated him with more respect than he treated them Virginia. Attorney general Mark herring says he wants dressed in black face in college Wallin personality, a rapper herring had called for Virginia. Governor Ralph Northam to step down in light of his own controversy over racist, photos herring has resigned as co chair of the democratic attorneys General Association, but has not weighed in yet on whether he will stay in office as a g and former Trump lawyer and confidante Michael Cohen's close testimony before the house intelligence committee has been postponed. He was originally supposed to testify on Friday. But chairman Adam Schiff, so you will now testify at the end of the month. And those are your political insights. Nights. Allie Rogan ABC news. Senator Elizabeth Warren says she's sorry ABC's Mary. Bruce has details from Capitol Hill twenty twenty presidential hopeful is again facing backlash after the Washington Post published her nineteen Eighty-six Texas bar registration card under race, Warren listed herself as American Indian we spaced on my understanding from my family stories, but family stories are not the same as tribal citizenship. Warren insists there's no evidence for claims ever advanced her career..
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"Three weekend that chicken wing the national chicken council says during this huge football weekend Americans are expected to eat. A whopping one point three eight billion wings about two percent more than a year ago. Speaking of food, you need a wedding cake. You like cheese. Best products reports that Costco, sells a five tier wedding cake made entirely of cheese five different varieties, the twenty four pound cheese lover artisan, wedding cake, those for four hundred thirty nine dollars and serves at least one hundred five people, that's your money. Now. I'm Jim Cesco. Komo news. For what it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. A jobs report that seems to reflect us still strong economy. Now, maybe it was a little stronger than that absolute blowout number in terms of the report much higher than anybody had possibly expected Ameritrade chief market strategist JJ Keyhan says they expected about one hundred and seventy thousand jobs to have been created in the month of January instead the number hit three hundred and four thousand we have a good economy. And when you have a good economy, many companies say that they're looking for workers at cetera. So there's an opportunity for people that may not have just didn't pass January's. So we'll have to see if this number holds up. Yeah. But what about the government shutdown though weren't? There are a whole lot of people out of work. Yeah. He says, but they still were working part. Time jobs are up by five hundred thousand this month, which is a huge explosion. There. You have to wonder how many people were doing a side gig while they were waiting for their checks to come in from the government. The unemployment rate now stands at four percent. For what it's worth, Cheri Preston. ABC news..
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"KOMO propel insurance money up with technology. Shares leading the way Wall Street ended mostly higher but blue chips lagged the Dow Jones industrials dipped fifteen points on the day. The NASDAQ composite finished ninety nine points higher. The P was up twenty three just out Amazon's fourth quarter results. Fourth quarter profits of six dollars four cents a share which easily beat estimates also revenue came in at seventy two point four billion dollars a bit above analysts forecasts Amazon shares are up two and three quarter percent in after hours trading. A report today says President Trump's considering Herman Cain to fill vacant seats on the Federal Reserve Board. That's the word from Bloomberg which notes that Qena twenty twelve Republican presidential candidate already has prior experience. He had served with the Kansas City fed. That's your money now. For what it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. What do you think of the idea of getting the day off to vote? It's something that Democrats in congress have proposed. They think it would help get more people to the polls. Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell, not a fan. Bill would make election day. A new paid holiday for government workers and create an additional brand new paid leave benefit for up to six days under the proposal, federal employees would be dispatched to polling places that also helped people who wouldn't necessarily be able to get there. That's what America needs another paid holiday and a bunch of government workers being paid to go out and work. Our folks on our colleagues on the other side on their campaign. The Bill would also require presidential candidates to release their tax returns and compel states to adopt independent redistricting commissions, the Democrats, call it election. Fairness a power grab smelling, more and more. Like exactly what it is. For what it's worth, Cheri Preston. ABC news Howard Schultz says a decent shot at the White House. According to the founder of a movement seeking a simpler government. Komo's Corwin Hake explains. While Scholtz is slammed on the left four potentially. Splitting the anti-trump vote. Lawyer and activist Philip k Howard greets the coffee moguls presumed independent candidacy with enthusiasms right to do it. He's right. That the parties had failed Howard is founder of the nonprofit common. Good and author of a new book commonsense replacing the failed. Ideologies of right and left. He tells KOMO news humans are not allowed to make choices in this country. We a bureaucratic monster. This built up only in the last forty years. It's so dense that everyone now trained to go to the day saying can I prove that what I'm doing it legally? Correct. That's why he says if Scholtz indeed runs from the center, he could actually win has a chance if we build a movement of Americans, maybe a new party stands for practical freedom. Did actually lets people have the chance to succeed or fail. Corwin hake. Komo news..
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"Reforming the election process. Or is it more of a power grab for what it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. What do you think of the idea of getting the day off to vote? It's something that Democrats in congress have proposed. They think it would help get more people to the polls. Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell, not a fan. Bill would make election day. A new paid holiday for government workers and created an additional brand new paid leave benefit for up to six days under the proposal, federal employees would be dispatched to polling places that also helped people who wouldn't necessarily be able to get there. That's what America needs another paid holiday and a bunch of government workers being paid to go out and work. Some are on our colleagues on the other side on their campaigns. The Bill would also require presidential candidates to release their tax returns and compel states to adopt independent redistricting commissions, the Democrats, call it election. Fairness a power grab smelling more. And more block exactly
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"The housing market ABC, Sherry Preston explains. College grads, oh on average, more than thirty five thousand dollars in student loans when they leave school that adds up to one and a half trillion dollars in debt load and it signed by the Federal Reserve as the main reason home ownership among people ages twenty four to thirty to his fallen significantly between two thousand five in two thousand fourteen. It's also cited as a reason more younger Americans are moving out of rural areas. The fed says half of all student loan borrowers moving to urban areas within six years of graduation as they search for higher paying jobs, Cheri Preston. ABC news. Gena piper now has his own beer in a piper hazy IPA's as made by Portland brewing. Proceeds from the beer we'll go towards his new nonprofit weird pediatrics United in a piper. Brian Kidd says the organizations dedicated to keeping Portland weird by voting unique local culture, Wall Street today. Dow's up one every twenty one points, NASDAQ is up forty four s and p is up seventeen. Down traffic. Worker there in the right lane there. Northbound I five near the Fremont bridge. Things are jammed up now all the way back to the Mark without west eighty four now is very slow twenty eight to five and a little bit of slowing Washington park down sunset, Len Masterson t e x traffic
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"Cheri Preston back for more William bar, the president's pick to be the next attorney general heading into day two of his confirmation hearing this hour ABC's chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas says that Robert Mueller investigation dominated day one the president's own pick for Torney general saying he knows Bob Muller that he's a marine. He's a friend and that Muller would not conduct a witch-hunt vowing to protect the special counsel's investigation. President Trump looking to hold more talks today on the partial government shutdown ABC's. Karen Travers is at the White House say twenty-six of the government shutdown and President Trump for the second day in a row sits down with lawmakers here at the White House. The president extended invitation to the problem solvers caucus a bipartisan group of house members yesterday only Republican showed up for a meeting with Mr. Trump to talk border security. Congress says it'll skip a recess plan for next week the shutdown still going on later today. Bipartisan Bill will be introduced to raise the federal minimum wage to fifteen dollars an hour by the year twenty twenty four after the Brexit vote failed in Great Britain. Prime Minister Theresa May's now facing a no confidence vote today. ABC's James Longman says deadline is looming. If a deal isn't done in just seventy two days, we could crush out which columnists won't could have dia consequences the UK economy. For instance, hit by eight percent house prices down by as much as thirty percent. And the pound losing even more value against the dollar anti-european groups, call these stories, but a no deal would have a global impact looks like there is a deal in place to keep Sears opened. It was close to the negotiations. Reporting Sears holdings has agreed to move forward with the more than five billion dollar bid by chairman Eddie Lampert. Hedge fund to save Sears. It's four hundred Sears and KMart stores that Kenmore brand and the jobs of fifty thousand employees the agreement reached early Wednesday morning ends two days of discussions over the bid and the bids of liquidators ABC's. Ryan burrow, says the agreement still needs to be.
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"Your money at twenty and fifty past the hour on KOMO news. And here's your KOMO propel insurance money update. ABC news Wall Street now stocks start the week lower on new worries about trade tensions with China. The Dow fell eighty six points, the NASDAQ gave up sixty six and the s&p closed down fourteen investors began to sell after China reported a drop in exports in December down three and a half percent to the US rising tariffs and broader weaknesses affect the world's second largest economy negotiators from the US and China earlier this month for three days of trade talks. But it isn't clear how much progress was made or when they could meet again. Daria Albinger, ABC news. For what it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. Surviving a trauma from someone who knows all too. Well, Elizabeth smart kidnapped in two thousand and two at age fourteen is weighing in on what's next for thirteen year old Jamie clause in Wisconsin Jaime's main challenge looking forward to start afresh to try to create a new normal smart now a child safety advocate was kidnapped in two thousand to help for nine months against her. Will Jamie was taken after both of her parents were shot and killed details about what might have happened to her have not been revealed? And smart says people don't need to know a lot of the things that I went through. I was very embarrassed of. I was shamed. Of I didn't want people to know what I'd been through. And I can only imagine that she feels the same way smart says now's the time for Jamie to rebuild relationships with her family. It'll be a tough road ahead for Jamie cloths, but her life doesn't have to be defined by what happened it has changed her life. But it doesn't have to define it. For what it's worth, Cheri Preston. ABC news. All the careful planning leading up to the vita closure. Transportation leaders are facing an unexpected problem but destinations walking onto the structure to enjoy the traffic free views. Komo's Corwin Hake tells us why this is considered a bad idea. It began over the weekend with celebratory crowds walking up shut down ramps to revel in glorious views, free, traffic and noise. Once more Dave hours with.
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"And fifty past the hour on KOMO news. Here's your KOMO propel insurance money update. From ABC news Wall Street now stocks start the week lower on new worries about trade tensions with China. The Dow fell eighty six points, the NASDAQ gave up sixty six and the s&p closed down fourteen investors began to sell after China reported a drop in exports in December down three and a half percent to the US as rising tariffs and broader weaknesses affect the world's second largest economy negotiators from the US and China met earlier this month for three days of trade talks. But it isn't clear how much progress was made or when they could meet again. Daria Albinger, ABC news. For what it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. Surviving a trauma from someone who knows all too. Well, Elizabeth smart kidnapped in two thousand two at age fourteen is weighing in on what's next for thirteen year old Jamie clause in Wisconsin Jaime's main challenge looking forward to start afresh to try to create a new normal smart now a child safety advocate was kidnapped in two thousand to hell for nine months against her. Will Jamie was taken after both of her parents were shot and killed details about what might have happened to her have not been revealed? And smart says people don't need to know a lot of things that I went through. I was very embarrassed. I was ashamed of I didn't want people to know what I've been through. And I can only imagine that she feels the same way smart says now's the time for Jamie to rebuild relationships with her family. It'll be a tough road ahead for Jamie cloths, but her life doesn't have to be defined by what happened it has changed her life. But it doesn't have to define it for what it's worth Cheri. Preston ABC news. With all the careful planning leading up to the closure transportation leaders facing an unexpected problem but walking onto the structure to enjoy the traffic free views. Komo's Corwin Hake tells us why this is considered a bad idea. It began over the weekend with celebratory crowds walking up shut down ramps to revel in glorious views free of traffic and noise wants more Dave.
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"From ABC news. I'm Cheri Preston. President Trump heads to southern Texas today insisting the only way to end the partial government shutdown is to fund a border wall. ABC's Jim Ryan is there on both sides of the Rio Grande economies? Depend on the officiant and legal movement of people and goods across the Rio Grande Nowy Alvarado lives here Pettis locked in a debate over the need for a wall a debate with himself. More security is very important to the American people not saying the world is right or wrong with something definitely needs to be done. President Trump comes here today to try to personally convince people like Alvarado to get off the fence had to get behind the wall. Jim Ryan, ABC news, mcallen, Texas. Visit follows a meeting with congressional Democrats that ended with Mr. Trump walking out with signs now GOP support, maybe splintering at least four Republican moderates suggests they want to reopen the government with or without wall funding, these senators data huddle here on the hill late yesterday with some of their Republican colleagues and White House adviser Jared Kushner to see if they can come up with some kind of compromise it can get bipartisan support. But these are just discussions right now. And so far the Republican leader in the Senate Mitch McConnell is still insisting that he will not bring up any measure to fund the government unless he is certain that the president is on board. ABC news senior congressional correspondent Mary Bruce William bar, the president's pick for attorney general is back on Capitol Hill a day after visiting with senators there that it or Lindsey Graham who met with barn. His office said told him he's on no issue with allowing special counsel Robert Muller to finish his investigation into Russia's ties to the Trump campaign. I can assure you based on what I heard that has a high opinion of Mr. Muller believes it Mr. Muller's doing it professional job. We'll do professional job will be to the president bar will meet with more senators later in the week alley. Rogan ABC news Capitol Hill, thirty five thousand Los Angeles teachers have postponed a possible strike to Monday overpay class size and support and Ford is reportedly planning a major shake-up of its overseas operations could lay off thousands of workers. You're listening to ABC news..
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"Capsizes? I'm Corwin Hake. With the story out of Oregon Garrett, Jordan, we'll take a look at the drive coming up in four minutes. We'll talk about the forecast to but first here's ABC news. Good morning. It's eight o'clock. From ABC news. I'm Cheri Preston. President Trump meets with senators on Capitol Hill today trying to keep wavering Republicans on board as he insists on border wall funds before ending the partial government shutdown which is now in its nineteenth day. President will also hosts congressional Democrats urging him to reopen government while to continue more than eight hundred thousand employees, however won't get paid come Friday while some federal workers back the president's policies. Others are weary of the shutdown Casey Cummings whose husband is an active duty member of the US coastguard in his siege. Dozens of lives over his fifteen years of service watching the address from home in mobile, Alabama looking for hope for her family, but finding no comfort from Washington at this point. I feel like it exactly what the president has said that it could go on for days months, even a year. It's it's heartbreaking her family hurting is the shutdown drags on ABC's Mary Bruce on Capitol Hill feud for president. Trump with the new governor of California, President Trump on Twitter threatening to cut off FEMA funds for California because he doesn't like how the state approaches forest management. It's a threat he's made before but he hasn't followed through on the president writing in his tweet quote unless they get their act together. Which is unlikely I have ordered FEMA to send no more money comes just two days after California's new governor Gavin Newsom pledged to fight against the quote, corruption and incompetence of the White House. Karen Travers, ABC news, the White House. ABC news has learned deputy attorney general rod Rosenstein will leave his post in the coming. Week says new attorney general William bar takes over a major operation underway in Australia after embassies and consulates there received suspicious packages overnight, including the US consulate in Melbourne. No injuries, however reported authorities and Cook County, Illinois, you're considering possible criminal investigation into singer R Kelly and allegations about underage girls following the docu series, reviving R Kelly. This is ABC news..
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"It's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. What's happening at the border, and whether it constitutes a crisis the arguments continuing to be made on both sides. Vice President Mike Pence saying it's not all about humans crossing the border ninety percent of all the heroin that comes into this country. That claims the lives of three hundred Americans every week comes through our southern border. DA agents have said that almost all of that is smuggled in through legal points of entry a wall wouldn't stop it national emergency harder. Early says, California Democratic Senator Kamala Harris, it's just simply not true. There was a bipartisan effort out of the United States Senate and the United States Congress to pass a funding of the government and the president is holding it up because of his vanity project, which is this wall digging in. Yes, yes. And yes, I think President Trump is prepared to do. What's necessary? I think that we will see again the checks and balances kick in for what it's worth, Cheri Preston, ABC news culture when you sign up, but there are so confident in their exit service that if they don't get you out, you'll get a full refund. Call eight four four nine nine nine exit. Belen Pollock are the team of attorneys that I would use. If someone hurt me, and it wasn't my fault. I mean, let's be real sometimes things happen. Sometimes people aren't paying attention. Sometimes people are acting like jerks, and you're the victim if this has happened to you you have to have a plan because you don't know what's going to happen down the line. And.
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"Tweeter increments because that's the length of Dhaka. And so there's always this impending sense of at some point the bottom is gonna fall out park a Harvard. Student says it's not the same as Oxford. But the roads trust has agreed to let him remain in the US and advocate for other Docker recipients. They said that I can choose to stay. Personal activism here, which he says he will do for what it's worth, Cheri Preston. ABC news. Radio K K Sacramento. Kline's? From ABC news. I'm Todd ant. Breaking news this hour in Houston, Texas, Harris County sheriff's office homicide. Investigators have filed a capital murder charge against Eric black junior for the December thirty shooting death of seventy year. Jasmine Barnes the girl was fatally shot in her family's car in Houston last weekend. Investigators identified black a suspect based on the tip. It was taken into custody in east Harris County without incident. Vice President Mike Pence sat down with congressional leaders and staff on Saturday to talk about the ongoing partial government shutdown Pence's joined by acting chief of staff, Mick Mulvaney. Senior adviser, Jared Kushner and homeland security secretary Kirsten Nielsen no lawmakers were expected to attend president. Trump tweeted this morning that ending the shutdown quote would be easy to do if Democrats would approve what he called real border security, which he says includes a wall funding for a wall has been a non starter for Democrats. Karen Travers, ABC news. The White House negotiators are expected to meet again Sunday at the White House. They'll President Trump says he'll be at Camp David was senior staff. The apparent suicide death row inmate. The suicide of a death row inmate in Nevada amid a continuing legal fight over execution. Drugs twice. Convicted murderer Scott Doges execution. It's been postponed. Twice. ABC? News legal analyst, Royal Oakes explains why lethal injections have become so controversial. It sounds like a law school hypothetical by a very creative professor, but it's an actual legal dispute. A drug company doesn't want its products used by the state to carry out a lawful execution. It's claimed the government illegally obtained the drug and the litigation repeatedly postponed a scheduled execution dates those you said two years ago that he wanted to die and apparently attempted suicide in recent months. University of California defensive back. Brice Turner has died after being hospitalized for a medical emergency during a non team workout. He was nineteen. There was no cause of death immediately. Given you're listening to ABC news. From the twenty four seven KFB digital new center. I'm Jordan Christmas NewsRadio. KFI police are searching for the shooter or shooters killed three people and injured four others at a California bowling alley on Friday night. The Los Angeles Times reports that the VICTIMS Names are Robert Megan's and Aston Edwards Edwards and.
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"I'm Cheri Preston out with the old and the one hundred fifteenth congress ending now, the new congress with Democrats in charge of the house opens in about an hour. ABC's? Serena Marshall is on Capitol Hill ads expected anti Pelosi becomes house speaker. Again, she plans to tell fellow congressman she will focus on public education, creating good jobs and secure pensions to protect families in the future show. Immediately offer a Bill to reopen the government and a time line to make a border immigration deal at the White House ABC's. Karen Travers says President Trump is talking about the Democrats shutdown and the border wall. President Trump on Twitter says Democrats are digging in their heels on border security because of the twenty twenty election on day thirteen of the partial government shutdown. The president writes that Democrats no they can't win because of all of his achievements. So their hardline position on border security is quote strictly politics last month. The president said he would take the mantle of a government shutdown and wouldn't blame Democrats, but he's been pointing the finger at Democrats for several weeks. Now. Now. Karen Travers ABC news, the White House from Pennsylvania Avenue to Wall Street where markets have been falling all morning right now, the Dow is down five hundred fifty seven points today after apple made the surprise announcement that it's cutting revenue estimates by billions the problem. I phoned demand is slowing in China. Hiring is picking up though across America payroll company. ADP says two hundred seventy one thousand jobs were created last month. The Labor Department is out with its look at jobs tomorrow. The hunt goes on for a gunman who fired into a car near Houston killing a seven-year-old girl. ABC's will car is. They're shooting is shattered one family here in Houston. A seven year old girl is dead her loved ones pleading for answers and some members of this community are now questioning at this attack was racially motivated seven year old jasmine Barnes was in the car with her mom and her three sisters on Sunday morning. When Dorsey and man, red truck pulled up next to them as sort of firing into their car. You're listening to ABC news. Arizona's.
"cheri preston" Discussed on KOMO
"Yeah. KOMO Seattle KOMO FM Oakville. Twenty minutes of nonstop news starts now. And here's what's coming up part of the viaduct and this freeway will close tomorrow night. I'm Brian Calvert. With the other weekend closure that will slow you down. And he may have filed for bankruptcy but Timmermans pursued to bring back thirty dollars tabs continues. I'm Carleen Johnson, live wet windy day. We'll get to traffic and weather in four minutes. I see news at six o'clock. From ABC news. I'm Cheri Preston. Thirteen of the partial government shutdown. We're now just a few hours away from Democrats taking control of the house ABC's. Serena marshal says this year's class includes a whole lot of new women. They're younger bluer and more diverse than ever in total one hundred and twenty seven women will serve in one hundred sixteenth. Congress being sworn in today. New members include several I such as the first two Muslim women from Michigan and Minnesota they'll take the oath of office on a Koran the belong to Thomas. Jefferson will also see the first native American women and the first African American women from several state woman at the top to Nancy Pelosi back has speaker of the house the government shutdown over border wall money at the top of her agenda. ABC's? Karen Travers is at the White House. And where the president stands he signaled on Twitter late last night. He's standing firm and his demands to end the government shutdown writing, quote, sadly, there can be no real border security without the wall, the president met with congressional leaders here at the White House Wednesday. But no deal was reached Mr. Trump also tweeted last night that he remains. Ready and willing to work with Democrats on border security negotiations will continue Friday with another meeting here at the White House reward growing again for information in a deadly shooting of a seven year old girl in the Houston area, all the national attention. There's.
CIA considered potential truth serum on terror suspects
"Shot a million dollar. Civil lawsuit has also been filed against the officer seven twenty forty four degrees in Boston this used to be called parking. But in a day of self driving cars, there's no virtually no limit to what activities motorists can partake in on the go. A new study from the very academic sounding annals of tourism research says when robot cars. Become normal. We'll all be eating sleeping and fooling around in our vehicles. That sounds pretty fun. But the researchers point out the new roles could cause economic disruption for roadside restaurants highway motels even prostitution study, author Scott Cohen tells fast company, it's not impossible to imagine a red light district on the move, especially when you take into account, according to some polls sixty percent of us have had sex in a car at some point in our lives, Cheri Preston. ABC news look at Wall Street today much better than yesterday. But still the market is in the red can't seem to shake at the Dow down triple digits one hundred points. Exactly, NASDAQ and S and P struggling as well yesterday, though, much different story. Six hundred point selloff used to be called here at WBZ at seven twenty one speaking of unusual activity these days aviation officials in Ireland are investigating a series of reports in which pilots have described seeing bright lights moving quickly over the skies of Ireland. These lights were lights were observed from two airlines. Last Friday morning. There were no scheduled air activities in the vicinity of those light flashes. At the time seven twenty two time now to get caught up on Hollywood with the entertainment report from Romeo at kiss HBO is just an ounce at the final season of game of thrones will premiere in April of two thousand nineteen no specific release date yet. John Mayer says rapper Drake helped him get sober says he was at his thirtieth birthday last year made a complete fool of himself in realize it's time to get some help mayor says not drinking anymore took some adjustment. But he's doing well Stanley says the fantastic four saved him from quitting comics years ago. Back in one thousand nine hundred sixty after he was already in the business for twenty years says he was ready to get out fell in
China reportedly carried out a hardware hack on Apple and Amazon
"Affected companies. The FBI says it had been investigating this. But both companies deny any such investigation. With Tech Trends, I'm Cheri Preston. ABC news attorneys general in at least two states are investigating a cyber intrusion at Google attorneys-general here in New York, and in Connecticut said they would investigate after Google said it discovered a. Bug. That may have exposed the profiles of a half million, Google plus users the company said it is shutting down Google, plus for consumers user, names, e mails, occupations, genders and ages were potentially compromised in the data breach which was discovered in March the data was potentially exposed to app, developers which Google said did not exploited ABC's Aaron Katersky and an investigation is underway. After a California DMV mistakenly registered hundreds of people to vote officials sent a letter to the secretary of state Alex Padilla, Monday, saying fifteen hundred people were aronie registered. And some of those people were non-citizens domestic was made under the state's new motor-voter program and
Doctors push ban on baby walkers
"What it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. Two hundred thirty thousand that's how many children have been injured in one of these. You can't see it, obviously. But that's the sound of a little baby in a Walker. There are loads of videos online little kids and baby walkers, but the American Academy of pediatrics wishes there weren't actually calling for a complete ban on baby walkers. And here's why according to the journal pediatrics two thousand kids are injured every year in walkers a total of more than two hundred thirty thousand have been hurt since nineteen ninety most of them head and neck injuries. And those are just the kids who went to the emergency room. Here's the issue walkers give even very young children quick mobility. But they're just not ready for the last time. The study looked at all this was about ten years ago. This is the first comprehensive check on number
New Apple Watch heart monitor
"Is in Jacksonville North Carolina about twenty miles inland. Oslo county. They actually didn't even open up any shelters. They were busing people inland further inland. Tickets other shelters that other counties getting them out of this area. We did see it meets the people that decided to ride the storm out. We always come across those folks for the advice to everyone wants to get out of town. But obviously at this point if you have not left at
Seattle, Huskies and Komo discussed on Morning News with Manda Factor and Gregg Hersholt
"The State Department of transportation is showing its support for the Seattle storm as the team continues its quest for a third WNBA title, the five twenty birds sentinels are lit up and storm green and yellow all this week. The storm lead the championship series two games to none game three tomorrow in Washington
Rose McGowan severs all ties with Asia Argento
"News. McGowan finally speaking out about sexual assault allegations against, her friend, Asiya are Gento in a statement released today here's ABC's Diane Macedo McGowan is seemingly. Distancing herself after she says she saw text messages between. Our Gento. And mcgowan's partner rain dove in those text messages first reported by TMZ are gentle allegedly confesses that she slept with. Former child actor Jimmy Bennett our Gento who publicly denied ever sleeping with Bennett also allegedly informed rain dove and text messages that she had been. Receiving unsolicited nude photos of Bennett since he was twelve years. Old but had not informed the authorities or told him to stop sending the photos
Starbucks, Cheri Preston and KOMO discussed on News, Traffic and Weather
"Your money at twenty and fifty past the hour on KOMO news this. Check of your money at twenty and fifty past each hour comes to your courtesy of propel. Insurance here's Bruce Vaile stocks rallied,
Elephants rarely get cancer because their bodies have a rare 'zombie gene'
"Would. Like state prosecutors to take the death penalty off. The table so they would not have to. Go to trial and instead he would? Receive life in prison why does so few elephants get cancer that's what scientists have been trying to figure out. One of their discoveries may even help fight cancer in humans the bigger a. Living thing is The more cells at has and the more chance that at least some. Of those sales will be defective or cancerous so why. Is. Cancer so rare elephants were so big researchers at the university of Chicago have concluded that elephants and their closest relative manatees contain sort of super gene that specializes in. Destroying dangerous sells. It's something that's evolved over millions of years gene they thought had died out but which came
US allies, al-Qaida battle rebels in Yemen
"On Iran three months after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal saying the US policy is to. Lovey maximum economic pressure on the. Country in a statement today he restated his opinion that. The twenty fifteen international accord a freeze Iran's nuclear program in return for lifting sanctions was a. Horrible one-sided deal. The US backed fight against Yemen's Shiite rebels has benefit. Al, Qaeda's branch in the country it's militants are battling alongside and even within units, financed an armed by the Saudi led coalition fighting the rebels a group says those battlegrounds have been a recruiting bonanza moreover how kinda was allowed to pull out, of, multiple strongholds at healthy in Yemen taking with it weapons and cash under secret deals with a coalition according to an AP investigation. KOMO news time now ten forty six singer. And reality TV, personality Jessie James, decker caused a stir over social media post. Where she appears to be, holding an. Alcoholic beverage while breastfeeding her son ABC's Paula, Ferriss spoke with ABC's chief medical correspondent Dr Jennifer Ashton about the risks and you have delivered your share babies hundred and I will admit full disclosure, I, nursed all three of my kids with a glass of wine in my hand because that's what my lactation consultant instructed me to. Do one glass right you're saying so so what's Okay first of all not a lot because again we can't do control studies where we're. Going to be giving breastfeeding or lactating women a lot of alcohol and then testing. It in their breast milk but the thinking here is that as long as the mom does not feel neabry aided or. Buzzed the amount that is passed along to the baby in breast, milk is minimal and that an occasional alcoholic beverage in. A breastfeeding woman will not harm the baby it takes about thirty to sixty minutes for anything that's consumed to go through, the moms blood and pass into breast milk and when. The mom feels better and that's cleared from her blood it's cleared from the breast milk at the same time the other interesting. Thing here in probably the reason you're a lactation consultant recommended it to you is that when mothers tense when skating and by the way it can. Be? Painful it's very exactly I By the way that's right it can actually inhibit the letdown. Reflects so a little bit of alcohol can actually help the letdown, hormone so in in the kind of lactation who wives. Kind of circle a little bit is thought now Ted relaxes the mom and and it allows the no doubt so finally, let's ask you about the notion of pumping and dumping, we had too much Right so normally when we say pump and dump that's with a. Woman who's. Using a breast pump that's for medications. That are actually dangerous or contraindicated or viruses or some kind of. Infection in the mom it doesn't really work as well for alcohol but we have to remember. Any anytime you see anything dealing with a woman's breasts it becomes. Global news, and everyone feels like they can weigh in on what. Happened to Jesse James Are you have to remember is. Yes there, are clear benefits to breastfeeding, both for the mom and the baby but it's not always logistically possible for every, woman and it's not always something that the mom chooses to do so when I council, women, on this, I, say the operative word in breastfeeding is feeding and a woman needs to feed her baby the best way she. Thinks and, the best way for her and everyone else. Needs to stay, in their land ABC's Paula Farris along with Dr Jennifer Ashton a screen time link to poor health and, kids? As we hear from ABC's Dave Schreiber scientific, advisory statement from the American Heart Association says screen time from computers phones tablets video games TV and other devices is connected to more sedentary behavior in children. And teams that can lead to poor cardiovascular, health and obesity though there's no clear link to poor health researchers are concerned eating, behaviors could be affected with kids not noticing when they're full while eating in front of a. Screen There's also. Evidence suggesting screen time can disrupt sleep, Dave Schreiber ABC Japan's trying to get workers to take more time off but it's been difficult advertising exact suicide three years ago was ruled karoshi which means death by overwork the Japanese government started taking a. Hard look, at its culture of working, long grueling hours but little time off last year it implemented a plan encouraging businesses to give employees the last Friday of the month off it's following that up with a, new, idea letting, them, have the Monday morning following the last Friday off to it's an acknowledgment by the government of the need for. Work life, balance but companies start acknowledging the same thing. Only eleven percent, of employees are leaving earlier coming in late citing a crushing workload if the office Cheri Preston.
Kroger may expand Visa credit-card ban to more stores
"No longer accept the charge cards at some of their stores and that policy eventually might expand to the, entire chain smoker is the owner of several grocery store, companies including Foods Co. which is announced that starting next month you won't be. Able to use your visa credit card to pay your groceries Kroger tells Bloomberg the parent. Company which operates twenty five hundred supermarkets nationwide might follow suit Kroger is angry at the, rates and fees visa charges companies when people use their cards ninety. Billion dollars worldwide, broker wants those fees lowered visa. Debit cards within the Kroger family will still be allowed Cheri Preston ABC news visa says his disappointed by the move. Says it's, working.
James Gunn, Emily Dreyfuss and Cheri Preston discussed on News, Traffic and Weather
"The Dow gained one hundred eight points the s&p five hundred picked up thirteen, the NASDAQ gained fourteen stocks boosted by a report. That the US and China are in talks to ease trade tensions. Facebook confirms it removed thirty two pages and accounts. It says were part of a coordinated effort to influence this. Country's midterm elections the social network says it doesn't yet know who's behind the campaign but the actors went to even greater lengths to obscure their identities than the Russian agency that's been charged with interfering in the twenty sixteen presidential election Scott Goldberg ABC news For what it's worth I'm Cheri Preston what should you. Do with your old tweets with the recent controversy surrounding guardians. Of, the galaxy director James gone a lot. Of, people are wondering that Emily Dreyfuss technology writer at wired magazine got rid of. All hers I paid fourteen ninety nine to delete all my tweets in one James Gunn had written some really offensive. Tweets seven eight years ago and when Disney the. Parent company, of ABC found out about it they fired him Dreyfuss says she. Gets it name reason, I deleted my tweets was because we have, seen a rise in people going back through people's old tweets and weaponising things you you've said and taking them out of context and I decided the, risk was too great To just keep my bad, jokes alive and. Facebook posts and Instagram pictures of. Course. Live on in screen shots so they're never really gone perhaps you should follow the old rule to never put up anything you wouldn't want published front and center everywhere forever. For what it's worth Cheri Preston ABC news It took, five decades but, a Redmond, woman finally knows who her, father is as komo's Brian. Calvert tells us science save the day.
Major Facebook Revenue Drop Has Long-Term Investors on Alert
"Survivor who owes her health. She, tells me too early detection from her, annual procedure tells me it was always very painful for her every year I come to get. A mammogram even though it's not. Comfortable and I grab it and usually I'm just. Beside, myself and technologists Kathy grant tells me most of her patients feel the same I mean they, really come in very anxious because of the compression right now. Bellevue imaging tells me they're. The only clinic on the east side with the smart curve. Paddle there are several others in Seattle that use it Denise Whitaker KOMO news Your money at twenty and fifty. Past the hour on KOMO news now the KOMO propel insurance money update from ABC news Wall Street now stocks finished. The week on a sour note the Dow Jones industrial average lost seventy six points. The broader s and p five hundred fell. Eighteen and the NASDAQ dropped one hundred fourteen points those last. Two averages, pulled down by tech stocks Intel and Twitter having bad days as. For Facebook dropped Amir point seven eight percent Friday after those staggering back to back losses of. Twenty four and twenty percents on Wednesday and Thursday, Scott Goldberg, ABC news For what it's, worth I'm Cheri Preston imagine your company losing one hundred, and twenty billion dollars in a couple of hours now imagine losing fifteen, billion of your own personal wealth. In the same timeframe imagine your Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg we'd thought that, this was going to kind of grow in perpetuity and it seems sort of unassailable but now there's a lot of. Questions sort of answering investors, minds about whether it really is going to continue on the same trajectory business insiders following the conference. Call at which Mark Zuckerberg and company announced they expect revenue to. Decelerating for the rest of this year partly. Because they're trying to, make money off Instagram stories and. It's tough to make money off Instagram stories partly because of privacy a. Key component of Facebook. Success Europe people are worried about the implementation of. The strict new data laws and that's kind of, keeping a lot, of, people from maybe sharing as much information that could be valuable to advertisers Amazon on the other hand made two, billion dollars in the Same time its biggest. Quarterly profit ever for what, it's worth Cheri Preston ABC news Oh Honey that amazing sweet and flavorful product are wonderful Bs give us did you know a. B. will, only produce about one twelfth of a teaspoon of. Honey in its lifetime in Jesse United States. Are over three hundred varieties of Honey the variety depends. Upon the type of blossom the bees are, collecting, nectar. From here, in the northwest we have one of my all, time favorites blackberry Honey you know from all those wild blackberries grown alongside, the road if you're like me and love to, whip up creative beverages and cocktails try making Honey water just mix one part Honey and one part water until well combined mix it with fresh lemon. Or lime and add a,.
At least 2 dead, scores of homes lost as fire sweeps through Redding
"Cheri Preston a terrifying night in the northern California community of reading where people had to run for their lives from a fast moving wildfire Teams are. Racing into the city of. Ninety thousand people. Homes have earned a bulldozer operator was killed overnight the fire chief saying it's an extremely tough fight as we mourn the loss we also battle Fire that is moving extremely quickly and a radical into western at one point overnight firefighters and residents for trapped by walls of. Flames in the neighborhood Cal fire says there have been people. Burned they don't know how severe late Alex stone ABC and what appears to be the. Fulfillment of an agreement between President Trump and dictator Kim Jong UN North Korea has handed over to South. Korea fifty-five flag-draped cases believed to hold the remains of US soldiers. Killed in the Korean. War estimates are that there is many a seventy seven hundred Americans who are. Missing from the Korean war, fifty three hundred of those are expected to be inside of North Korea that's ABC's Elizabeth McLaughlin the remains will go to Hawaii for identification reaction to claims. From Michael Cohen, President, Trump's former personal attorney then candidate Trump was aware of. Two thousand sixteen Trump Tower meeting with Russian. Officials offering. Dirt on Hillary Clinton before it happened to president. Rights on Twitter this morning quote no I did. Not know of the meeting. With my son Don Jr. sounds to me like someone is trying to make up stories. In, order to get himself out of an unrelated jam that an apparent reference to Cohen's own legal issues has prosecutors in New York examine whether Cohen committed financial crimes Karen Travers ABC. News the White, House the second quarter was. A good one for the economy Commerce Department reports gross domestic product output of goods and services rose at an annual rate of four. Point one percent that's the fastest pace since two thousand fourteen. And President Trump is expected to talk about it at the White House within the hour. You're listening to ABC news stay connected stay informed KOMO news six oh to Friday it's the comb morning. News so the sun's starting to shine woman up to about.
Starbucks barista in Philadelphia accused of mocking customer's stutter
"Of a customer you're fired period starbucks is making it clear after an employee at a store in philadelphia was shown the door for reportedly mocking a customer with a stutter going so far as to spell the customer's name on his beverage cup with extra letters a friend saw and emailed starbucks but not before the image went viral the company says that behavior does not reflect the experience customers at starbucks should expect daria albinger abc news second part of a bourbon distillery collapses in kentucky spilling thousands of barrels of the stuff back on june twenty the second half of a barton seventeen ninety two distillery warehouse collapsed spilling about nine thousand barrels of bourbon now that second half of the distillery has also collapsed valerie nevin lives nearby heard like a splitting of the wood coming apart like you would hear like an shipwreck nobody was hurt if anybody had been around that that catastrophe would have been even worse bourbon lovers may not be as relieved it's known how many of the toppled barrels can be salvaged officials say it could take weeks to learn the root cause of the collapse ryan burrow abc news and actual honest to goodness printed out toy catalog for christmas courtesy of jeff bezos and company toys r us is gone done in the company says by bigger retailers like walmart and mammoth online retailers like amazon so why then is amazon stepping into toys r us and even sears roebuck territory with a toy catalog experts say amazon's trying to tap into the nostalgia those catalogs bring they know kids devour them and parents remember them finally not only will amazon be mailing it's holiday toy list millions of homes that also be giving them away at whole foods during the holiday season cheri preston abc news extras white sox at minute maid pregame at six.
Sara Lee Kessler, Cheri Preston and Yuma discussed on "News
"Trends i'm cheri preston abc news now the latest health news here's sara lee kessler contaminated irrigation water may have been the cause of that ecoli outbreak traced to romaine lettuce grown in the yuma arizona area the fda says samples taken from canal water in the region have identified the presence of the same e coli strain as the one in the outbreak the fda and the cdc have been collecting water soil and cow manure samples the effort killed five people and sickened more than two hundred people.
What is on and off the November ballot
"Cents at seventy three dollars and forty five cents a barrel an attempt to tax soda has fallen flat in california state lawmakers passed a bill banning them on the state and local level for the next twelve years the bills now headed to governor jerry brown for his signature daria albinger abc news for what it's worth i'm cheri preston it might be the long way round for a revelation forty six thousand miles through the seven seas i think this great rice well i suppose of discovery phase so wendy tuck is a skipper on one of a dozen sailing boats taking part of the clipper round the world race there's times when you have to dig really reading state and you can see the person next to suffering do working really hard you just have to do the same thing they're under the last leg of this eleven month odyssey new york to great britain this is talk second time sailing the globe and he's still learning more encouraged criminal not stress about the big stuff just little stuff that looks after the fixed she's a pro most of the crew of the ships are amateurs like canadian dr samantha harper who put her life on hold for a year to sail i think i've discovered that i can be a bit more assertive and i have been in real life often high probably under sell myself i think a.