ABC News Prime: Hurricane Sally's forecast; Preview of Pres. Trump's ABC News town hall

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ABC News Prime: Hurricane Sally's forecast; Preview of Pres. Trump's ABC News town hall

newscast with so much on the line right now Tonight real uncommitted voters will put their directly to the president no question the twenty twenty special C >>> A DOCK BREAKING LOOSE AS HURRICANE SALLY BEARS DOWN TONIGHT GULF COAST UNDER SIEGE THE THIRD HURRICANE TO MAKE LANDFALL IN THE GULF SO FAR THIS SEASON THE SLOW MOVING STORM EXPECTED TO BRING UP TO 20 INCHES OF RAIN TORNADO WARNINGS AS THE OUTER BANDS LASHED THE SHORE ALABAMA’S GOVERNOR WARNS OF A POTENTIAL HISTORIC FLOODING THE OTHER NATURAL DISASTER IN THE WEST, WILDFIRES HAZARDOUS AIR QUALITY IS KEEPING MILLIONS INDOORS CALIFORNIA’S GOVERNOR SAYS THE AIR IN THE FIRE ZONES IS EQUIVALENT TO SMOKING 20 PACKS OF CIGARETTES BREAKING DEVELOPMENTS IN THE CASE OF BREONNA TAYLOR THE CITY OF LOUISVILLE AGREEING TO PAY HER FAMILY $12 MILLION IN WRONGFUL DEATH SETTLEMENT AS WELL AS A NUMBER OF REFORMS TO THE POLICE DEPARTMENT ATTORNEY BENJAMIN CRUMP REPRESENTING TAYLOR’S FAMILY JOINS US TONIGHT PRESIDENT TRUMP IN AN ABC NEWS TOWN HALL TAKING QUESTIONS DIRECTLY FROM VOTERS >> WHAT I DID WAS WITH CHINA I PUT A BAN ON WITH EUROPE I PUT A BAN ON AND WE WOULD HAVE LOST THOUSANDS OF MORE PEOPLE HAD I NOT PUT THE BAN ON THAT WAS CALLED ACTION, NOT WITH THE MOUTH BUT ACTUAL FACT WE DID A VERY, VERY GOOD JOB WHEN WE PUT THAT BAN ON >> JOE BIDEN HITS THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL IN THE KEY BATTLEGROUND STATE OF FLORIDA THE PEACE AGREEMENT AT THE WHITE HOUSE TODAY THE THIRD AND FOURTH ARAB NATIONS TO MOVE TOWARD FULL DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH ISRAEL WHAT THIS MEANS WITH THE REST OF THE MIDDLE EAST JOBS OR THE ENVIRONMENT? TAKING A CLOSER LOOK TONIGHT GOOD EVENING EVERYONE I’M LINSEY DAVIS THANKS SO MUCH FOR STREAMING WITH US WE ARE HOURS FROM HURRICANE SALLY MAKING LANDFALL ALONG THE GULF COAST MULTIPLE STATES OF EMERGENCY IN EFFECT TONIGHT AND THE THREAT OF POTENTIALLY HISTORIC FLOODING SALLY IS MOVING AT 2 MILES PER HOUR AND COULD DUMP UP TO 30 INCHES OF RAIN WITH A POSSIBLE STORM SURGE UP TO 6 FEET THE FLOODING IS ALREADY UNDER WAY IN COASTAL MISSISSIPPI AND OFFICIALS ARE BARRICADING ROADS AND URGING RESIDENTS TO AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODING ROADS FLOODING IS CAUSING PROBLEMS IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA TONIGHT, FROM LOUISIANA TO PENSACOLA BRACING FOR HURRICANE SALLY >> A CATEGORY 1 HURRICANE JUST A HUNDRED MILES OFFSHORE AND NOT REALLY MOVING AT ALL >> Reporter: WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT FOR 350 MILES OF COAST LINE >> IT’S HUGE! THIS AIN’T THE GULF THIS IS THE BAY THESE PERSISTENT WINDS ARE PUSHING THE WATER UP AGAINST THE SEA WALLS >> Reporter: ALSO SLAMMING THIS BARGE INTO THE PENSACOLA BAY BRIDGE, SHUTTING IT DOWN IN MOBILE COUNTY, ALABAMA TWO RIVER BOAT CASINOS AND A CANAL BREAKING FREE, CRUSHING A DOCK THE STORM SURGE BEGAN INUNDATING DAUPHIN ISLAND DURING HIGH TIDE ON MONDAY SEVERAL DRIVERS WHO DIDN’T GET OUT IN TIME FOUND THEIR CARS BURIED IN SAND WITH UP TO 30 INCHES OF RAIN FORECAST IN SPOTS ALABAMA’S GOVERNOR URGING FAMILIES ALONG THE COAST TO GET OUT IF THEY STILL CAN >> MY FELLOW ALABAMIANS, HURRICANE SALLY IS NOT TO BE TAKEN FOR GRANTED >> Reporter: THE STORM MOVING AWAY FROM NEW ORLEANS BUT NOT THE STORM SURGE THESE WAVES RAGING ON LAKE PONCHARTRAIN >> WE’RE GOING TO NOW TOSS TO OUR CHIEF METEOROLOGIST GINGER ZEE WHO IS OUT IN THE MIDST OF THE ELEMENTS WHAT ARE YOU MOST CONCERNED ABOUT TONIGHT? >> Reporter: I AM MOST CONCERNED ABOUT, NUMBER ONE, THE WATER THE LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING WE COULD SEE ALSO THE SURGE PAIRED WITH THAT YOU CAN SEE RIGHT BEHIND ME THE HEAD OF THE DOG RIVER THIS IS MOBILE BAY MOBILE BAY IS USUALLY NOT MOVING AT ALL BUT WE’VE HAD PERSISTENT EAST WINDS ALL DAY WE’VE SEEN GUSTS UP TO 55 MILES PER HOUR JUST INCREDIBLE CONDITIONS I WANT TO TAKE YOU TO THE MAP BECAUSE ON TOP OF THE RAINFALL WHICH COULD PEAK BETWEEN 10 AND 30 INCHES WE’RE ALSO GOING TO SEE STORM SURGE WHEN YOU’VE GOT SANTA ROSA BEACH OR GULF SHORES OR SOMEWHERE LIKE ORANGE BEACH OR HERE IN MOBILE

YOU COULD END UP WITH 4 TO 6 FEET OF WATER RISING AND THEN THAT PILE OF WATER AND THAT IS WHAT WE’LL SEE AS A CONCERN ON TOP OF THAT, YOU HAVE WAVES WE’VE ALREADY HAD WAVES SOUTH OF US BY 80 MILES REACH NEARLY 30 FEET THAT IS GOING TO LASH AT THOSE BEACHES AND REALLY DO SOME DAMAGE IT ALREADY HAS BEEN THROUGHOUT THE DAY WE HAVE MORE IN THE FORECAST BUT FOR NOW BACK TO YOU >> ALL RIGHT STAY SAFE WE APPRECIATE YOU BRAVING THE ELEMENTS FOR US >>> NEXT, TO THE WESTERN WILDFIRES, THE GROWING INFERNOS WITH DOZENS OF FIRES BURNING IN TEN STATES TONIGHT AND THE SMOKE STRETCHING COAST TO COAST TONIGHT MUCH OF THE WEST COAST IS BREEFTHING UNHEALTHY AIR PORTLAND, OREGON REPORTING THE WORST AIR QUALITY OF ANY MAJOR CITY IN THE WORLD THE SMOKE FROM THOSE FIRES MAKING ITS WAY TO NEW YORK CITY TODAY VISIBLE IN THE HAZE KAYLEE HAR TUNG REPORTS WE’RE HAVING SOME TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES THERE WE’LL GET TO THAT REPORT IN A MOMENT AFTER CLAIMS ABOUT CDC SCIENTISTS TRYING TO UNDERMINE PRESIDENT TRUMP AND TELLING TRUMP SUPPORTERS IF YOU CARRY GUNS NOW BUY AMMUNITION MICHAEL CAPUTO SIGNALING HE MAY NEED TO TAKE A MEDICAL LEAVE >> Reporter: JUST DAYS AFTER HIS PUBLIC RANT ATTACKING THE CDC, A SOURCE TELLS ABC NEWS A TOP COMMUNICATIONS OFFICIAL AT HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES APOLOGIZED TO STAFF AND IS NOW CONSIDERING A MEDICAL LEAVE IN A DELETED FACEBOOK VIDEO MICHAEL CAPUTO SPOUTED UNFOUNDED CLAIMS ACCUSING SCIENTISTS OF SEDITION, WARNING OF LEFT WING HIT SQUAD, AND VIOLENCE AFTER THE ELECTION TELLING TRUMP SUPPORTERS IF YOU CARRY GUNS, BUY AMMUNITION LATER CLAIMING HE FACED DEATH THREATS, SOMETHING HE TALKED ABOUT IN THIS MARCH PODCAST >> I CARRY A PISTOL EVERYWHERE I GO I HAVE A HAND GUN IN MY HOLSTER AS WE SPEAK THIS IS THE NEW NORMAL FOR MY FAMILY >> Reporter: CAPUTO BLAMING HIS BEHAVIOR ON HIS HEALTH AND THE TOLL OF THREATS AGAINST HIS FAMILY THE TRUMP LOYALIST WITH NO BACKGROUND IN PUBLIC HEALTH WAS ALREADY ACCUSED OF TRYING TO CHANGE CDC REPORTS TO PUT THEM MORE IN LINE WITH THE PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE ON THE VIRUS EARLIER TODAY ATLANTA PHILANTHROPIST BILL GATES TELLING BLOOMBERG HE IS WORRIED POLITICAL PRESSURE HAS HURT THE CREDIBILITY OF THE FDA AND CDC >> THE CDC IS LARGELY BEING WRITTEN OUT OF THE PICTURE BECAUSE YOU HAVE PEOPLE AT THE WHITE HOUSE WHO AREN’T EPIDEMIOLOGISTS SAYING WHAT A GREAT JOB THEY’VE DONE AND SO IT’S NO LONGER A SET OF EXPERTS >> NOW CAN WE EXPECT THIS TENSION AT THE CDC TO FURTHER AFFECT POLICY ON FIGHTING THE VIRUS? >> Reporter: SOURCES HAVE TOLD US THEY DON’T EXPECT ANY CHANGES IN POLICY LEADING UP TO THE WEEKS BEFORE THE ELECTION THIS CHANGE IN PERSONNEL AT THE TOP COMES AT A REALLY CRITICAL TIME FOR THE PRESIDENT WHERE HE IS TRYING TO CONVINCE VOTERS THAT HE HAS THIS PANDEMIC UNDER CONTROL >> EARLIER YOU TEAMED UP WITH FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY ON AN INTERESTING STUDY LOOKING AT WHERE PARTICLES CAN ESCAPE ON LOOSE FITTING MASKS WHAT DID YOU LEARN? >> Reporter: THE KEY THINGS WE LEARNED WAS HOW YOU WEAR YOUR MASK REALLY MATTERS IT NEEDS TO BE ABOVE YOUR NOSE AND MOUTH AND PRETTY FITTED ABOVE YOUR NOSE AS WELL AS ON THE SIDE OF YOUR FACE THE PARTICLES WILL ESCAPE WE ALSO DISCOVERED THAT IF YOU WEAR YOUR MASK BELOW YOUR NOSE, WHAT IS CALLED HALF MASKING, THAT YOU’RE ACTUALLY NOT PROTECTING OTHER PEOPLE AND YOU’RE NOT PROTECTING YOURSELF BECAUSE THOSE PARTICLES ARE ABLE TO GET IN YOUR NOSE AND THOSE PARTICLES COULD POTENTIALLY BE THE VIRUS SO YOU ARE ACTUALLY PUTTING YOURSELF AT RISK OF THE VIRUS AND YOU’RE STILL WEARING A MASK ON YOUR CHIN, LINSEY >> SO MANY PEOPLE OUT THERE HALF MASKING AS YOU CALL IT INTERESTING STUDY THANKS SO MUCH FOR THAT >>> NEXT TO THE WESTERN WILDFIRES THE GROWING INFERNOS, DOZENS OF FIRES BURNING IN TEN STATES AND THE SMOKE STRETCHING COAST TO COAST TONIGHT MUCH OF THE WEST COAST IS BREATHING UNHEALTHY AIR, PORTLAND, OREGON AGAIN REPORTING THE WORST AIR QUALITY OF ANY MAJOR CITY IN THE WORLD AND THE SMOKE FROM THE FIRES MAKING ITS WAY ALL THE WAY TO NEW YORK CITY TODAY VISIBLE IN THE HAZE OUR KAYLEE HARTUNG REPORTS >> Reporter: TONIGHT A THICK BLANKET OF SMOKE SUFFOCATING THE WEST COAST PUTTING MILLIONS IN DANGER AND NOW MOVING ACROSS THE COUNTRY SATELLITE IMAGES THROW THE MASSIVE SMOKE CLOUDS SPREADING ALL THE WAY TO NEW YORK PORTLAND, OREGON IS GROUND ZERO WITH THE WORST AIR QUALITY OF ANY CITY IN THE WORLD WITH THE

STATE HANDING OUT 25,000 N 95 MASKS TELLING PEOPLE TO STAY INDOORS >> WE ARE SEEING A LOT MORE PEOPLE WITH PRODUCTIVE COUGH, DRY COUGH, SHORTNESS OF BREATH >> Reporter: A LOT OF THOSE SYMPTOMS SOUND LIKE THEY OVERLAP WITH COVID-19 >> IT IS DIFFICULT TO TELL AT FIRST WHO HAS COVID-19 AND WHO HAS AN IRRITANT FROM THE POLLUTION >> WE ARE LEAVING >> Reporter: THE RESULT OF MORE THAN 70 FIRES RAGING IN TEN STATES DESTROYING THOUSANDS OF STRUCTURES KILLING AT LEAST 27 PEOPLE IN THE LAST WEEK STORIES OF TRAGEDY EMERGING 16-YEAR-OLD JOSIAH WILLIAMS OF BERRY CREEK, CALIFORNIA DIED AS HE ATTEMPTED TO FLEE A FIRE QUICKLY ENGULFING HIS HOMETOWN >> HIS BROTHER TRIED TO GET BACK UP IN THERE TO GET HIM HIS DAD TRIED IT IS NOT ANYBODY’S FAULT IT’S NOT HIS MOM’S, NOT HIS DAD’S, NOT HIS BROTHERS THESE THINGS HAPPEN AND IT IS HORRIBLE HORRIBLE >> MILICENT CATARANSAK DIED IN THE SAME FIRE HER FAMILY DEVASTATED HER SISTER SUSAN ONE OF DOZENS STILL MISSING IN THE WEST THE FAMILY WAITING TOO LONG BEFORE TRYING TO EVACUATE >> THEY DIDN’T KNOW THERE WAS A WALL OF FLAME MOVING AT THEM AT OVER A THOUSAND YARDS AN HOUR I DON’T THINK THEY UNDERSTOOD THAT >> LINSEY, THE AIR IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS WHERE WE ARE THAT IS IN PART BECAUSE QUICKLY LARGE WILDFIRES RIPPED THROUGH THE AREA JUST DESTROYING THIS SCHOOL BEHIND ME THIS FIRE SEASON HAS BEEN HISTORIC AN AREA NEARLY THE SIZE OF NEW JERSEY HAS ALREADY GONE UP IN FLAMES THIS YEAR AND SPEAKING TO A DOCTOR HERE IN OREGON TODAY, HE SAID WHAT HE HAS SEEN NOW WITH THIS UNBELIEVABLY POOR AIR QUALITY IS UNPRECEDENTED FOR THE AREA AS WELL THE SMOKE IS STAGNANT THE WIND IS NOT EVEN MOVING YOU CAN BARELY SEE THE BUILDING BEHIND ME AUTHORITIES IN OREGON ARE TELLING PEOPLE TO STAY INDOORS IF AT ALL POSSIBLE IF YOU GO OUTSIDE YOU HAVE TO BE WEARING ONE OF THESE N95 MASKS THE STATE ACTUALLY GAVE OUT ABOUT 250,000 OF THEM AND THERE IS NO RELIEF IN SIGHT FOR AT LEAST A FEW MORE DAYS WE ARE STANDING IN SOME OF THE MOST POLLUTED AIR IN THE ENTIRE WORLD ALL OF THIS WHILE THERE IS THE POSSIBILITY OF HIGH FIRE DANGER AGAIN HERE THIS WEEKEND LINSEY? >> KAYLEE, OUR THANKS TO YOU TODAY IN WASHINGTON, HISTORY WAS MADE ISRAEL, THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, AND BAHRAIN COMING TOGETHER TO SIGN WHAT IS BEING CALLED THE ABRAHAM ACCORDS IT IS A NEW DEAL NORMALIZING RELATIONS BETWEEN THE NATIONS AS ABC’S CHIEF GLOBAL AFFAIRS CORRESPONDENT MARTHA RADDATZ REPORTS THE PALESTINIANS, WHO ARE NOT PART OF THE TALKS, ARE CALLING THIS A BETRAYAL >> Reporter: ON THE WHITE HOUSE SOUTH LAWN BEFORE A PACKED CROWD, MANY NOT WEARING A MASK, HISTORY WAS INDEED MADE TODAY >> WE’LL SIGN A TREATY OF PEACE, DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS, AND FULL NORMALIZATION >> Reporter: ISRAEL’S PRIME MINISTER AND THE FOREIGN MINISTERS FROM BAHRAIN AND UAE JOINING PRESIDENT TRUMP TO OFFICIALLY NORMALIZE DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH ISRAEL THE FIRST ARAB COUNTRIES TO DO SO IN DECADES >> TO ALL OF ISRAEL’S FRIENDS IN THE MIDDLE EAST, I SAY — [ SPEAKING IN OTHER LANGUAGE ] — PEACE UNTO THEE >> Reporter: THE AGREEMENTS MEAN EMBASSYIES WILL BE OPENED IN EACH OTHER’S COUNTRIES, COMMERCIAL FLIGHTS CAN OPERATE BETWEEN NATIONS >> TOGETHER THESE AGREEMENTS WILL SERVE AS FOUNDATION FOR A COMPREHENSIVE PEACE ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION >> Reporter: PRESIDENT TRUMP PROCLAIMING THIS A PEACE AGREEMENT BUT THE COUNTRIES WERE NOT AT WAR LEFT OUT OF THE DEAL? THE PALESTINIANS WHO CALL THE AGREEMENT A BETRAYAL >> AT SOME POINT WHEN THEY DECIDE THEY WANT TO LIVE BETTER LIVES I BELIEVE THEY’LL ENGAGE >> Reporter: NO SIGN OF THAT YET WITHIN MINUTES OF THE DEAL BEING SIGNED, ROCKETS WERE LAUNCHED INTO ISRAEL FROM GAZA >> MARTHA RADDATZ JOINS US NOW WHAT IS THE LIKELIHOOD THAT OTHER ARAB COUNTRIES WOULD FOLLOW SUIT AND WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR THE DYNAMICS THROUGHOUT THE REGION? >> Reporter: WELL, PRESIDENT TRUMP HIMSELF SAID HE THOUGHT SEVEN, EIGHT, OR NINE OTHER COUNTRIES COULD JOIN IN SOME SORT OF AGREEMENT WITH ISRAEL HE SAID INCLUDING SAUDI ARABIA I THINK WHAT THIS MEANS FOR THE REGION, CERTAINLY THE PALESTINIANS AS WE’VE SAID FEEL IT IS A BETRAYAL BUT IF YOU HAVE A LOT OF SUNI ARAB NATIONS JOINING TOGETHER IT SAENDS VERY STRONG MESSAGE TO SHIITE IRAN AND COULD REALLY CHANGE THE DYNAMICS IN THE MIDDLE EAST >> WE’VE SEEN THAT REACTION FROM THE PALESTINIANS THEY’RE BEING LEFT BEHIND BY THEIR ARAB ALLIES ARE THERE ANY PROSPECTS FOR ACTUALLY GETTING BACK TO THE NEGOTIATING TABLE ON THE PEACE PROCESS BETWEEN ISRAEL AND THE PALESTINIANS? >> WE’VE SEEN NO INDICATION OF THAT AND CERTAINLY VIOLENCE FLARED UP RIGHT AFTER THESE AGREEMENTS WERE SIGNED WITH

ROCKETS COMING OUT OF GAZA BUT THERE WILL BE MORE PRESSURE ON THE PALESTINIANS THERE WILL BE PRESSURE BECAUSE OF THE DEAL WITH THE OTHER ARAB NATIONS SO I THINK THERE IS A GLIMMER OF HOPE THERE BUT I SAID THAT FOR MANY DECADES, LINSEY >> REMAINING OPTIMISTIC MARTHA RADDATZ, THANKS SO MUCH >>> NOW TO THE RACE FOR 2020, ABC’S TOWN HALL WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP AIRING TONIGHT THE PRESIDENT TAKING QUESTIONS FROM UNCOMMITTED VOTERS IN THE CRUCIAL BATTLEGROUND STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA WITH VOTERS PRESSING HIM ON DOWNPLAYING THE CORONAVIRUS AT THE SAME TIME JOE BIDEN ATTACKING THE PRESIDENT FOR MISLEADING AMERICANS ABC’S CHIEF WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT JONATHAN KARL REPORTS IN FROM PHILADELPHIA >> Reporter: TONIGHT PRESIDENT TRUMP IS TAKING QUESTIONS FROM UNCOMMITTED AND SOCIALLY DISTANT VOTERS AT OUR ABC NEWS TOWN HALL MEETING IN PHILADELPHIA TOPIC A, THE CORONAVIRUS STUDENT JOHNNY POWELL ASKED HIM THIS QUESTION >> IF YOU BELIEVE IT IS THE PRESIDENT’S RESPONSIBILITY TO PROTECT AMERICA, WHY WOULD YOU DOWNPLAY A PANDEMIC THAT IS KNOWN TO DISPROPORTIONATELY HARM LOW INCOME FAMILIES AND MINORITY COMMUNITIES? >> YEAH, WELL, I DIDN’T DOWNPLAY IT I ACTUALLY IN MANY WAYS UPPLAYED IT IN TERMS OF ACTION >> DID YOU NOT YOURSELF SAY — >> WHAT I DID WAS WITH CHINA I PUT A BAN ON WITH EUROPE I PUT A BAN ON WE WOULD HAVE LOST THOUSANDS OF MORE PEOPLE HAD I NOT PUT THE BAN ON SO THAT WAS CALLED ACTION NOT WITH THE MOUTH BUT IN ACTUAL FACT WE DID A VERY, VERY GOOD JOB WHEN WE PUT THAT BAN ON WHETHER YOU CALL IT TALENT OR LUCK, IT WAS VERY IMPORTANT SO WE SAVED A LOT OF LIVES WHEN WE DID THAT >> THERE WERE HOLES IN THE BAN AND THE EUROPEAN BAN DIDN’T COME FOR ANOTHER MONTH >> WELL THERE WERE AMERICANS THE HOLES WERE IF YOU HAVE SOMEBODY IN CHINA THAT IS AN AMERICAN CITIZEN WE HAD TO LET THEM IN >> Reporter: THE PRESIDENT IS CAMPAIGNING AS IF THE PANDEMIC IS A THING OF THE PAST SUMMONING LARGE CROWDS OF SUPPORTERS, PACKED SHOULDER TO SHOULDER, MOST NOT WEARING MASKS IN AN INTERVIEW IN NEVADA HE SAID HE WASN’T PERSONALLY WORRIED ABOUT GETTING CORONAVIRUS BUT DIDN’T SAY ANYTHING ABOUT THE THREAT TO HIS SUPPORTERS >> AREN’T YOU CONCERNED ABOUT GETTING COVID THOUGH IN A CLOSED ROOM? >> NO I AM NOT MORE CONCERNED I’M MORE CONCERNED ABOUT HOW CLOSE YOU ARE >> SORRY ABOUT THAT >> YOU KNOW WHY? I AM ON A STAGE AND VERY FAR AWAY AND SO I’M NOT AT ALL CONCERNED >> Reporter: JOE BIDEN IS BACK ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL, TOO, BUT IN A VERY DIFFERENT WAY TODAY HOLDING A ROUND TABLE WITH VETERANS IN A HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASIUM IN TAMPA, FLORIDA PARTICIPANTS SITTING AT LEAST SIX FEET APART BIDEN SLAMMED THE PRESIDENT FOR NOT BEING UP FRONT WITH THE AMERICAN PEOPLE ABOUT THE VIRUS >> FALSE PROMISES, NOT LEVELING WITH HOW TOUGH THINGS ARE GOING TO BE THE AMERICAN PEOPLE HAVE NEVER FAILED TO STEP UP TO WHAT HAD TO BE DONE WHEN IT HAD TO BE DONE, BUT THAT’S NOT HAPPENING NOW >> Reporter: BIDEN HIT THE PRESIDENT OVER THE REPORT IN “THE ATLANTIC” DENIED BY THE WHITE HOUSE THAT HE CALLED WAR HEROES SUCKERS AND LOSERS >> NOWHERE ARE HIS FAULTS MORE GLARING AND MORE OFFENSIVE TO ME AT LEAST THAN WHEN IT COMES TO HIS DENIGRATION OF OUR SERVICE MEMBERS VETERANS WOUNDED WARRIORS THE FALLEN >> LET’S BRING IN JONATHAN KARL NOW JOINING US FROM PHILADELPHIA THE PRESIDENT RARELY FACES VOTERS THAT ARE NOT HIS CORE SUPPORTERS WHAT STOOD OUT TO YOU FROM THE PRESIDENT’S EXCHANGES WITH THESE UNCOMMITTED VOTERS? >> Reporter: I THOUGHT THAT FIRST OF ALL IT WAS A PRETTY GOOD EVENT FOR THE PRESIDENT HE GOT TO SHOW A DIFFERENT SIDE OF HIMSELF BECAUSE OF EXACTLY WHAT YOU SAID, HIS OPPORTUNITY TO ENGAGE WITH THESE TRULY UNCOMMITTED VOTERS HE SHOWED AN EMPATHETIC SIDE WHICH WE RARELY SEE FROM HIM TALKING ABOUT THE DEATH TOLL FROM COVID-19 HE ALSO SAID THINGS THAT ARE SURE TO GENATE SOME CONTROVERSY ONE OF THE MOST INTERESTING EXCHANGES OF THE WHOLE TOWN HALL MEETING WAS WITH AN AFRICAN-AMERICAN PASTOR FROM HERE IN PHILADELPHIA ASKING HIM HOW HE COULD SAY MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN, SAYING WHAT WAS GREAT BEFORE FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE LIVING IN AMERICA’S GHETTOS? AND DURING THAT EXCHANGE THE PRESIDENT SAID IN A WAY THAT MADE IT SEEM LIKE HE WAS SURPRISED AT THE CONCEPT, I HOPE WE DON’T HAVE A RACE PROBLEM IN AMERICA HE ALSO IN ANOTHER OCCASION SUGGESTED CORONAVIRUS WILL SIMPLY GO AWAY EVEN IF THERE ISN’T A VACCINE THAT WILL CERTAINLY BE DISPUTED BY HEALTH EXPERTS >> VERY INTERESTING JOE BIDEN ALSO SPENT HIS DAY IN FLORIDA ANOTHER CRUCIAL SWING STATE WHERE WE SAW NEW POLLING WHAT KIND OF SHAPE IS THE BIDEN CAMPAIGN IN THERE? >> IT’S THE CLOSEST OF ALL THE BATTLEGROUND STATES AND I WOULD ARGUE THE MOST IMPORTANT BIDEN IS GETTING SOME HELP FROM MICHAEL BLOOMBERG WHO HAS SAID HE’LL SPEND $100 MILLION IN FLORIDA, AN INDICATION OF HOW IMPORTANT BLOOMBERG BELIEVES IT IS AND THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN HAS SPENT MORE IN FLORIDA THAN ANY OTHER STATE AND MAYBE EVEN MORE OF AN INDICATOR THE PRESIDENT AS YOU KNOW ACTUALLY CHANGED HIS OFFICIAL RESIDENCY FROM NEW YORK

TO FLORIDA SHORTLY AFTER COMING TO THE WHITE HOUSE SO HIS VOTE WILL BE COUNTED IN FLORIDA >> ALL RIGHT JONATHAN KARL FROM PHILADELPHIA, THANKS SO MUCH AND BE SURE TO TUNE INTO THE SPECIAL EDITION OF 2020, TONIGHT AT 9:00 EASTERN — THE INVESTIGATION NOW UNDER WAY AFTER A SHOOTING AT A FEDERAL COURTHOUSE NEWS ON THE SECURITY OFFICER WHO WAS INJURED OUR JOURNEY TO PENNSYLVANIA AHEAD OF THE PRESIDENT’S TOWN HALL AND A LOOK INTO SOME OF THE ISSUES, IMPORTANT ISSUES FOR VOTERS LIKE FRACKING SOME SAY IT IS A JOB CREATOR AND OTHERS SAY WE NEED TO DO MORE TO PROTECT OUR PLANET WHAT DO VOTERS THINK IN THIS CRITICAL SWING STATE? UP NEXT THE MASSIVE MULTIMILLION DOLLAR SETTLEMENT FOR BREONNA TAYLOR’S DEATH WITH SO MANY STILL WONDERING WILL THERE BE CHARGES IN THE CASE? >> YOUR DUTY A LOT OUT THERE IN GOD’S COUNTRY SIT BACK AND ENJOY THAT BEAUTIFUL SKY >>> YOUR MOM SAID, COMB YOUR HAIR YOUR DAD TOLD YOU, SMARTEN UP YOUR DOG IS JUDGING YOU RIGHT NOW YOUR BEST FRIEND JUST CALLED YOU CRAZY WE ALL NEED SOMEONE WHO WILL PULL NO PUNCHES AND GIVE IT TO US STRAIGHT IMAGINE GETTING YOUR NEWS LIKE THAT NO BULL, NO SPIN JUST GIVE IT TO ME STRAIGHT STRAIGHT FORWARD NEWS, STRAUT TO THE HEART OF THE STORY ABC NEWS STRAIGHT FORWARD >>> ITALIANS, THEY’RE THE PAST WE’RE THE FUTURE >> WE’RE THE DAMN ROMAN EMPIRE >> HEY >> WELL, FOR YEARS AND YEARS >> LOOK AT THAT DECORATIVE? >> THE OTHER RAT >> ARE WE GOOD? >> YOU TELL ME >> THIS IS AMERICA, SIR, LAST TIME I CHECKED, NOT SOVIET RUSSIA >> “FARGO” SEPTEMBER 22nd ON FX NEXT DAY FX ON HULU >> WITH SO MUCH ON THE LINE RIGHT NOW TONIGHT REAL UNCOMMITTED VOTERS WILL PUT THEIR QUESTIONS DIRECTLY TO THE PRESIDENT NO QUESTION OFF LIMITS A TOWN HALL EVENT WITH GEORGE STEPHANOPOLUS THE PRESIDENT AND THE PEOPLE THE 2020 SPECIAL TONIGHT ON ABC >>> WELCOME BACK NOW THAT HISTORIC LEGAL SETTLEMENT OVER POLICE USE OF FORCE $12 MILLION WILL GO TO THE FAMILY OF BREONNA TAYLOR THE YOUNG WOMAN SHOT IN HER HOME BY LOUISVILLE POLICE OFFICERS WHILE THEY EXECUTED A LATE NIGHT, NO KNOCK WARRANT THAT CITY IS ALSO AGREEING TO DRAMATIC POLICE REFORMS ABC’S ALEX PERES HAS MORE >> Reporter: TONIGHT ONE OF THE LARGEST SETTLEMENTS INVOLVING POLICE EXCESSIVE FORCE IN U.S HISTORY LOUISVILLE AGREEING TO PAY $12 MILLION IN THE WRONGFUL DEATH LAWSUIT BROUGHT BY BREONNA TAYLOR’S FAMILY >> I AM DEEPLY SORRY FOR BREONNA’S DEATH >> Reporter: TODAY’S ANNOUNCEMENT SIX MONTHS AFTER PLAIN CLOTHES OFFICERS BARGED INTO THE 26-YEAR-OLD E.M.T.’S APARTMENT AT NIGHT ON A NO KNOCK SEARCH WARRANT HER BOYFRIEND KENNETH WALKER WHO TOLD INVESTIGATORS HE NEVER HEARD POLICE ANNOUNCE THEMSELVES SAYS HE FIRED A WARNING SHOT WITH HIS LEGALLY OWNED GUN POLICE SHOOTING BACK, KILLING TAYLOR AN OFFICER WAS ALSO STRUCK >> HER NAME? >> BREONNA TAYLOR >> Reporter: FOR MONTHS A PROTEST ACROSS THE COUNTRY DEMANDING JUSTICE FOR BREONNA TODAY WITH THE CRIMINAL CASE AGAINST THREE OFFICERS STILL PENDING BREONNA’S MOTHER SAYING THE FIGHT FOR JUSTICE IS NOT OVER >> WE NEED CHARGES BROUGHT AGAINST THESE OFFICERS I’M STILL WORKING FOR GETTING JUSTICE FOR HER IT’S JUST, FOR ME IT’LL NEVER BE OVER >> FOR MORE NOW LET’S BRING IN ALEX PERES THE SETTLEMENT ANNOUNCED TODAY INVOLVED THE CIVIL CASE FOR WRONGFUL DEATH BUT WHAT IS GOING ON WITH THE INVESTIGATION OF THE POLICE OFFICERS INVOLVED? >> Reporter: HEY, LINSEY, STILL VERY MUCH AN ACTIVE INVESTIGATION THE CRIMINAL CASE FOR THE LAST SIX MONTHS HAS BEEN ONGOING IT IS IN THE HANDS OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL DANIEL CAMERON WE’VE LEARNED A GRAND JURY COULD BE HEARING EVIDENCE IN THE CRIMINAL CASE AS EARLY AS THIS WEEK LINSEY? >> ALSO, WHAT KIND OF POLICE REFORMS HAS LOUISVILLE AGREED TO? >> THERE WERE A NUMBER OF MEASURES AIMED AT REFORM AND ACCOUNTABILITY FOR THE POLICE DEPARTMENT THAT WERE PART OF THAT SETTLEMENT INCLUDING THINGS LIKE MAKING HOUSING INCENTIVES FOR OFFICERS TO LIVE WITHIN THE CITY AND HAVING RANDOM, YEARLY DRUG TESTS BUT ALSO OTHER THINGS LIKE MAKING SURE A COMMANDER REVIEWS AND APPROVES WARRANTS BEFORE THEY HEAD OUT TO A JUDGE LINSEY? >> ALEX PERES, THANKS SO MUCH FOR YOUR REPORTING >>> FOR MORE ON THIS SETTLEMENT AND LOUISVILLE’S PROMISED POLICE REFORMS LET’S BRING IN BEN CRUMP THE ATTORNEY FOR BREONNA TAYLOR’S FAMILY THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR JOINING US OF COURSE NONE OF THIS CAN BRING BREONNA BACK BUT WHAT DOES THE

SETTLEMENT MEAN TO HER FAMILY? >> THIS SETTLEMENT, THE REFORMS MEAN A LOT TO BREONNA TAYLOR’S FAMILY ESPECIALLY HER MOTHER TAMIKA PALMER BECAUSE SHE REALLY IS TRYING TO HAVE A LEGACY FOR HER DAUGHTER THAT WILL HOPEFULLY PREVENT ANY OTHER BREONNA TAYLORS FROM HAPPENING AND THAT WAS HER CONVICTION FROM THE VERY BEGINNING WHEN WE STARTED TO NEGOTIATE SHE WANTED TO HAVE REFORM >> AND LET’S TALK ABOUT THE LOUISVILLE POLICE REFORM PACKAGE THAT YOU JUST REFERENCED IT INCLUDES INCENTIVES FOR POLICE OFFICERS TO LIVE IN CERTAIN LOW INCOME AREAS AND DO VOLUNTEER WORK IN THE COMMUNITIES IN WHICH THEY SERVE HOW MUCH DO YOU THINK THIS WILL CHANGE THE RELATIONSHIP WBETWEE THE OFFICERS AND THE RESIDENTS? >> IT WASN’T ABOUT THIS HISTORIC $12 MILLION SETTLEMENT FOR BREONNA TAYLOR, WHICH WAS QUITE SIGNIFICANT BECAUSE WE BELIEVE IT REPRESENTS ONE OF THE LARGEST AMOUNTS EVER PAID OUT FOR A BLACK WOMAN IN A WRONGFUL DEATH IN A POLICE SHOOTING BUT EQUALLY IMPORTANT WAS THE REFORM THE SYSTEMATIC REFORM LIKE THE INCENTIVES TO HAVE POLICE OFFICERS ACTUALLY LIVE IN THE CITY LIMITS OF LOUISVILLE AND COMMUNITIES OF COLOR WHERE THEY ARE POLICING THE COMMUNITY WE’VE ALWAYS SAID IT’S IMPORTANT THAT IF THE POLICE KNEW THE INDIVIDUALS IN THE COMMUNITIES THAT THEY WERE POLICING THAT THERE WOULD BE LESS OF THIS IGNORANCE OF ONE ANOTHER YOU WOULDN’T FEAR THESE YOUNG BLACK PEOPLE BECAUSE THEY WOULD BE YOUR NEIGHBORS THIS REFORM WAS VERY IMPORTANT AND A PRECEDENT SETTING SETTLEMENT NOT ONLY FOR THE AMOUNT OF MONEY THAT WAS PAID OUT BUT FOR THE SYSTEMATIC POLICE REFORM THAT CAN BE USED AS A MODEL ALL ACROSS AMERICA IN THE NAME OF BREONNA TAYLOR >> DO YOU BELIEVE THE REFORMS IN LOUISVILLE GO FAR ENOUGH IN YOUR OPINION WOULD THEY BE ABLE TO STOP ANOTHER TRAGEDY LIKE THE DEATH OF BREONNA TAYLOR? >> THAT IS THE SINCERE HOPE OF BREONNA’S MOTHER ON OUR LEGAL TEAM THAT THESE REFORMS WILL HELP PREVENT ANOTHER BREONNA TAYLOR WE ALSO WANT TO TALK ABOUT POLICE BODY CAMERAS BECAUSE WE THINK TRANSPARENCY IS THE KEY IT IS ABOUT TRANSPARENCY PLUS ACCOUNTABILITY THAT IS HOW WE BRIDGE THIS DIVIDE OF MISTRUST BETWEEN LAW ENFORCEMENT AND COMMUNITIES OF COLOR BUT I DO NOT WANT TO TAKE AWAY THE SIGNIFICANT LANDMARK STEP IN THIS JOURNEY FOR JUSTICE AND HEALING IN THE NAME OF BREONNA TAYLOR IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA IT WAS QUITE A SIGNIFICANT DAY IN LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY IN THE NAME OF BREONNA TAYLOR SAY HER NAME >> YOU TALKED ABOUT HOW THIS IS A LANDMARK STEP IN JUSTICE THIS WAS A CIVIL SETTLEMENT OF COURSE THE THREE OFFICERS INVOLVED ARE STILL BEING INVESTIGATED THEY HAVE NOT BEEN CHARGED WE TALKED ABOUT SIX MONTHS AND TWO DAYS LATER THEY HAVE NOT BEEN ARRESTED HOW IMPORTANT WOULD THAT BE TO BREONNA’S FAMILY? >> AS BREONNA’S MOTHER SAID TODAY THIS WAS SIGNIFICANT BUT THERE IS STILL MORE WORK TO DO THE MAJOR THING SHE FEELS WE NEED TO DO IS MAKE SURE THESE OFFICERS ARE CHARGED IN THE DEATH OF HER DAUGHTER BECAUSE LIKE ME SHE BELIEVES WE NEED TO HAVE A DETERRENT FOR POLICE TO USE EXCESSIVE FORCE AGAINST BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA ESPECIALLY WHEN YOU THINK ABOUT IN AMERICA WE’RE DEALING WITH THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BUT WE IN BLACK AMERICA ARE NOT ONLY DEALING WITH THAT PANDEMIC BUT WE’RE ALSO DEALING WITH THE 1619 PANDEMIC THAT REPRESENTS THE YEAR THE FIRST ENSLAVED AFRICANS WERE BROUGHT TO AMERICA AND FOR 401 YEARS WE DEALT WITH SYSTEMATIC RACISM AND OPPRESSION THAT SEE THEM KILLING US IN THE COURTROOMS AND OUTSIDE OF THE COURTROOMS AND SO WE HAVE TO HAVE ACCOUNTABILITY TO STOP THIS SYSTEMATIC RACISM BECAUSE THEY’RE KILLING OUR CHILDREN >> AND STILL CONTINUING ON THAT THEME OF THE COVID 1619 AS SOME REFER TO IT YOU ALSO REPRESENT THE FAMILIES OF GEORGE FLOYD, JACOB BLAKE JR., PAMELA TURNER THEY, TOO, ARE ALL INVOLVED IN POLICE USE OF FORCE CASES DO YOU EXPECT SIMILAR SETTLEMENTS AND POLICE REFORMS IN THEIR CASES? >> YOU KNOW, THAT IS WHAT I THINK IS SO SIGNIFICANT AND LANDMARK ABOUT BREONNA TAYLOR OFTEN TIMES BLACK WOMEN IN AMERICA ARE MARGINALIZED AND

DISRESPECTED I THINK THIS SETTLEMENT FOR A $12 MILLION WHICH REPRESENTS ONE OF THE LARGEST AMOUNTS EVER PAID OUT IN OUR POLICE PRETRIAL TO A BLACK WOMAN IS A PRECEDENCE NOW FOR OTHER BLACK WOMEN IN AMERICA LIKE PAMELA TURNER WHO WAS KILLED ON VIDEO IN BAY TOWN, TEXAS, LIKE SANDRA BLAND, LIKE THE 7-YEAR-OLD WHO WAS KILLED IN DETROIT IN A NO KNOCK WARRANT THEY WERE ALL MARGINALIZED BUT HOPEFULLY BECAUSE OF BREONNA TAYLOR THEY WON’T CON TINUE TO MARGINALIZE BLACK WOMEN IN AMERICA JUST LIKE TRAYVON MARTIN AND MICHAEL BROWN HELPED BRING GREATER ATTENTION TO BLACK LIVES MATTER IN AMERICA I BELIEVE BREONNA TAYLOR WILL HELP BRING GREATER ATTENTION TO BLACK WOMEN LIVES MATTER IN AMERICA >> BEN CRUMP, THANK YOU SO MUCH ALWAYS APPRECIATE YOUR TIME >>> STILL AHEAD HERE ON PRIME, VIRTUAL LEARNING DOES IT REALLY WORK FOR EVERYONE, EVEN KIDS WHO ARE 6 AND YOUNGER? OUR LOOK AT THE STRUGGLE MANY PARENTS WITH YOUNGER CHILDREN ARE FACING >>> WALMART PLUS WHAT IS IT AND HOW DOES IT COMPARE TO AMAZON PRIME? WE’LL EXPLAIN >>> PLUS WE JUST HEARD ABOUT THE BREONNA TAYLOR SETTLEMENT HOW MANY OTHER FAMILIES HAVE RECEIVED MAJOR PAYOUTS AFTER THE DEATH OF A LOVED ONE IN SIMILAR CIRCUMSTANCES? WE TAKE A LOOK BY THE NUMBERS >>> FIRST OUR POST OF THE DAY THE FIRST IMAGES OF FIERCE PUTIN CRITIC ALEXEI NAVALNY STILL IN THE HOSPITAL AFTER HE WAS ALLEGEDLY POISONED >> IN TIMES LIKE THESE THE NEWS MAKING EVENTS HAPPEN HERE >> PRESIDENT TRUMP MEETING FACE TO FACE WITH ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST BRUTAL DICTATORS KIM JONG UN >> DO YOU TRUST HIM >> I DO TRUST HIM YEAH I THINK HE TRUSTS ME AND I TRUST HIM >> I HAVE TO ASK YOU ABOUT YOUR E-MAILS YOUR FATHER HAD TAKEN HILLARY CLINTON TO TASK FOR THIS >> THERE JUST IS NO EQUIVALENCY >> THE IDEA OF LOCK HER UP DOESN’T APPLY TO YOU >> NO >> HOW STRANGE IS IT TO SIT AND COMPARE THE PRESIDENT TO A MOB BOSS? >> VERY STRANGE >> MICHELLE OBAMA >> WHAT DO YOU WISH YOU COULD TELL YOUR PRE-WHITE HOUSE SELF? >> WOO >> MELANIA TRUMP >> DO YOU THINK THERE ARE STILL PEOPLE THERE HE CAN’T TRUST? >> YES >> STILL WORKING NOW? >> YES >> MICHAEL COHEN >> SO HE IS STILL LYING >> YES >> IT’S A BIG STATEMENT >> NOW IN A YEAR WITH SO MUCH ON THE LINE WE ARE RIGHT THERE >> GOOD EVENING TONIGHT FROM WASHINGTON A VERY BUSY NEWS NIGHT >> AMERICA’S NUMBER ONE NEWS SOURCE, ABC NEWS, STRAIGHT FORWARD >>> SEX, SCANDAL, FRAUD, BETRAYAL, AND MURDER “CUTTHROAT I THINK” THE PODCAST A FAMILY ON A MISSION TO FIND THEIR SON A YEAR’S WORTH OF CONVERSATIONS WITH THE KILLER “CUTTHROAT, INC.” SUBSCRIBE NOW ON YOUR FAVORITE PODCAST >> NOW COULD BE A GOOD TIME TO HAVE ANOTHER BABY >> ARE YOU CRAZY? I’M IN LOVE WITH YOU >> NOW THAT I SAID IT OUT LOUD IT DOES FEEL WEIRD >> PLEASE STOP >> YOU WERE SO FINE I HAD TO REMIND MYSELF TO BREATHE >> LET’S DO THIS >> HOW’S THE QUARANTINE GOING? >> MY FATHER ONCE SAID — >> NOW STREAMING EXCLUSIVELY ON DISNEY PLUS >> DISNEY’S MULAN RATED PG-13 NOW STREAMING EXCLUSIVELY ON DISNEY PLUS >>> WELCOME BACK EVERYBODY TODAY WE LEARNED OF COURSE ABOUT AN HISTORIC SETTLEMENT BETWEEN LOUISVILLE AND BREONNA TAYLOR’S FAMILY IN THEIR POLICE USE OF FORCE CASE ONE OF SEVERAL RECENT CASES THAT SPARKED OUTRAGE AND CIVIL UNREST THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY TONIGHT WE ARE TAKING A LOOK AT OTHER TAXPAYER FUNDED POLICE SETTLEMENTS BY THE NUMBERS $12 MILLION WILL BE PAID TO BREONNA TAYLOR’S FAMILY, THE LARGEST POLICE OF FORCE SETTLEMENT IN LOUISVILLE HISTORY OTHER HIGH PROFILE CASES ALSO SETTLED NEARLY $3 MILLION WAS PAID TO THE FAMILY OF PHILANDO CASTILE A BLACK MOTORIST KILLED BY A MINNESOTA POLICE OFFICER IN 2016 $1.5 MILLION WENT TO THE PARENTS OF MICHAEL BROWN THE UNARMED BLACK 18-YEAR-OLD WHO WAS FATALLY SHOT BY AN OFFICER IN THE ST. LOUIS SUBURB OF FERGUSON IN 2014 $5.9 MILLION WAS THE AMOUNT OF THE SETTLEMENT REACHED BETWEEN NEW YORK CITY AND THE FAMILY OF ERIC GARNER ANOTHER UNARMED BLACK MAN WHO DIED AFTER BEING PUT IN A WHITE POLICE OFFICER’S CHOKEHOLD A RECENT NPR STUDY OF POLICE USE OF FORCE CIVIL SETTLEMENTS FOUND FROM 2015 ON AVERAGE $2.3 MILLION WAS PAID TO VICTIMS’ FAMILIES IN COUNTIES THAT VOTED FOR HILLARY CLINTON AND $1.8 MILLION WAS THE AVERAGE IN COUNTIES THAT WENT FOR DONALD TRUMP

FINALLY LAST YEAR NEW YORK CITY WITH THE LARGEST POLICE FORCE IN THE COUNTRY PAID $176 MILLION IN CIVIL JUDGMENTS IN CLAIMS FOR POLICE RELATED LAWSUITS >>> STILL LOTS TO GET TO HERE ON PRIME WILL THERE BE ENOUGH POLL WORKERS TO HOLD A SAFE AND SECURE VOTE? OUR CONVERSATION WITH THE PENNSYLVANIA SECRETARY OF STATE WHAT SHE IS DOING TO GET THAT BATTLEGROUND STATE READY NEWS FROM THE BASEBALL WORLD WHAT THEY’RE DOING TO PROTECT THE MAJOR LEAGUE PLAYOFFS FROM BEING IMPACTED BY COVID-19 BUT FIRST A LOOK AT OUR TOP TRENDING STORIES ON ABC NEWS.COM >> WHAT YOU’RE SEEING RIGHT NOW IS PART OF THE EYEWALL >> THIS GOES BACK TWO MILES >> THERE IS GOING TO BE CATASTROPHIC DAMAGE >> THE FIRE MADE A RUN FLAMES SHOOTING UP INTO THE SKY >> WE ARE ON THE JAM PACKED RED CARPET >> THE FOURTH WEEK OF PROTESTS >> WATCH ABC NEWS ON LOCATION FOR FACEBOOK WATCH >> IN AMERICA YOU GOT TO EARN RESPECT >> THIS IS MY TOWN >> THEY’RE GOING TO WAR WITH US >> WE’LL KILL THEM ALL >> THERE IS A BIG FISH OUT THERE >> WE’RE THE FUTURE THEY’RE THE PAST JUST DON’T KNOW IT YET >> “FARGO” SEPTEMBER 27th FX NEXT DAY FX ON HULU >> WE MOVE UP TO THE VEHICLE >> THE HEROES WHO STOPPED A KILLER WHO HELD THE CITY OF AUSTIN HOSTAGE FOR 19 DAYS >> THE TRIP WIRE >> ALL HANDS ON DECK >> THE CLUES THE HOME DEPOT VIDEO THAT TRUCK AND THE AGENT WHO CONNECTED THE DOTS >> IT WAS EXACTLY THE VEHICLE WE WERE LOOKING FOR >> INSIDE THE INVESTIGATION THE TAKEDOWN OF THE BOMBER NOW STREAMING ON HULU >>> AMERICANS HERE ON THE GROUND AND THE IRAQIS >> ISMAEL? >> YES >> DAVID >> DAVID >> GROUND ZERO FROM HURRICANE MICHAEL >> YOU CAN SEE JUST HOME AFTER HOME >> THIS WAS YOUR VIEW >> MY FAVORITE VIEW >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH >> HURRICANE SALLY TAKING HER TIME AS SHE INCHES CLOSER TO THE GULF COAST IN FLORIDA WATER LEVELS ALREADY RISING PARTIALLY SUBMERGING DOCKS AND PEERS WASHING UP ROADS THE SLOW MOVING STORM THREATENING PARTS OF LOUISIANA, ALABAMA, AND MISSISSIPPI LOW LYING AREAS BRACING FOR UP TO 30 INCHES OF RAIN AND 7 FEET OF SURGE CALIFORNIA IN CRISIS AS 28 MAJOR FIRES BURN ACROSS THAT STATE THE NEW RED FLAG ISSUE ACROSS THE NORTHEAST EXHAUSTED FIREFIGHTERS MORE THAN 16,500 ALREADY DEPLOYED ACROSS THREE STATES AT LEAST 27 DEATHS REPORTED THIS WEEK AT LEAST NINE DEATHS IN THE STATE OF OREGON AS DESTRUCTIVE FLAMES AND WORSENING AIR QUALITY ARE PUSHING THE STATE TO ITS LIMITS >> IT’S REALLY HARD TO WRAP OUR HEADS AROUND THE DEVASTATION THESE FIRES HAVE CAUSED THE SMOKE BLANKETING THE STATE IS A CONSTANT REMINDER THIS TRAGEDY IS NOT YET AT AN END >> JERRY HARRIS THE 21-YEAR-OLD FROM THE NETFLIX DOCU SERIES “CHEER” WHO BECAME AN INSTANT FAN FAVORITE IS REPORTEDLY BEING INVESTIGATED BY THE FBI FOR ALLEGEDLY SOLICITING SEX AND EXPLICIT PHOTOS FROM MINORS “USA TODAY” TODAY REPORTING FBI AGENTS EXECUTING A SEARCH WARRANT AT THE STAR’S CHICAGO AREA HOME FOLLOWING ALLEGATIONS MADE BY TWO TWIN TEENAGE BROTHERS WHO DESCRIBED A PATTERN OF HARASSMENT THAT STARTED WHEN THEY WERE 13 AND CONTINUED FOR OVER A YEAR ACCORDING TO THE “USA TODAY” REPORT AN OFFICIAL AT VARSITY BRANDS A CHEERLEADING ORGANIZATION WHICH USED TO EMPLOY HARRIS WROTE TO POLICE IN AUGUST IT HAD LEARNED OF INAPPROPRIATE SEXUAL CONDUCT ALLEGATIONS AGAINST HARRIS ACCORDING TO COURT DOCUMENTS NOW OBTAINED BY ABC NEWS HARRIS ALLEGEDLY SENT TEXTS ATTEMPTING TO MAKE PLAINTIFFS MEET HARRIS IN SECLUDED LOCATIONS AT VARIOUS COMPETITIONS LIKE THIS ONE SENT TO THE TWINS THAT READ, HEY BY THE WAY I FOUND A PLACE FOR US

TO DO STUFF IT’S ACTUALLY PRETTY GOOD REPRESENTATIVES FOR HARRIS SAID THEY DISPUTE THE CLAIMS MADE AGAINST HIM WHICH ARE ALLEGED TO HAVE OCCURRED WHEN HE WAS A TEENAGER ADDING, WE ARE CONFIDENT THAT WHEN THE INVESTIGATION IS COMPLETED THE TRUE FACTS WILL BE REVEALED >> THE WORLD SERIES, ARLINGTON AND HOUSTON HOSTING THE NATIONAL LEAGUE DIVISION SERIES SAN DIEGO AND L.A. DODGERS STADIUM WILL GET THE AL DIVISION SERIES THE ALCS WILL BE IN SAN DIEGO THE NLCS IN ARLINGTON >> HAVING SOME TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES THERE TURNING BACK TO THE 2020 RACE WITH PENNSYLVANIA LIKELY TO PLAY A MAKE OR BREAK ROLE FOR BOTH THE TRUMP AND BIDEN CAMPAIGNS THE ISSUE OF FRACKING HAS BECOME A HOTLY CONTESTED ISSUE AS IT GRAPPLES WITH THE BENEFITS BETWEEN IKIC BENEFITS AND POTENTIAL ENVIRONMENTAL CONSEQUENCES OF THE CONTROVERSIAL METHOD OUR TERRY MORAN TRAVELED TO WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA TO SEE HOW THE DEBATE IS PLAYING OUT ON THE GROUND >> Reporter: WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA WHERE THE SKY LINES SHOW YOU THIS PROUD REGION’S HISTORY OF ECONOMIC PROSPERITY HARDSHIP AND NATURE’S AWE INSPIRING BEAUTY THIS WAS STEEL COUNTRY BUT THE BIG MILLS ARE LONG GONE AND NOW PEOPLE HERE ARE GRAPPLING WITH A RECKONING OVER FRACKING THAT IS THE PROCESS FOR EXTRACTING NATURAL GAS BY INJECTING WATER, SAND, AND CHEMICALS DEEP UNDER GROUND IT HAS BECOME A HUGE ISSUE IN THIS CRITICAL BATTLEGROUND STATE >> BIDEN, HE WANTS TO END FRACKING, END PETROLEUM PRODUCTS, END PETROLEUM NO NATURAL GAS NO NOTHING END EVERYTHING AND THAT’S IT HOW DOES THAT WORK IN TEXAS? HOW DOES THAT WORK IN PENNSYLVANIA? >> I AM NOT BANNING FRACKING LET ME SAY THAT AGAIN I AM NOT BANNING FRACKING NO MATTER HOW MANY TIMES DONALD TRUMP LIES ABOUT ME >> Reporter: PENNSYLVANIA’S DEMOCRATIC LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR SKETCHES THE SHARP DIVIDE OVER THE ISSUE >> FRACKING REMAINS CONTROVERSIAL IN PENNSYLVANIA BECAUSE SOME PEOPLE FEEL THAT IT IS AN ENVIRONMENTAL RISK WE CAN’T TAKE IT LEADS TO ACCELERATED CLIMATE CHANGE THEN THERE ARE OTHERS THAT BELIEVE THAT IT IS A CRITICAL INDUSTRY AND IT IS CRUCIAL FOR GENERATING OUR STATE’S ELECTRICITY AND FOR THE COUNTRY AND I’VE ALWAYS KIND OF BEEN IN THE MIDDLE THERE I’VE SAID CONSISTENTLY THAT REPUBLICANS NEED TO GET HONEST ABOUT CLIMATE POLICY AND DEMOCRATS NEED TO BE MORE HONEST ABOUT ENERGY POLICY >> Reporter: FOR MANY PENNSYLVANIANS LIKE THIS MAN WHO REPRESENTS LABOR UNION CONSTRUCTION FIRMS THE DEBATE OVER JOBS FROM FRACKING ISN’T JUST ABOUT POLICY BUT SOMETHING MUCH BIGGER >> WE ARE NOW COMING BACK TO THE UNDERSTANDING THAT THERE IS HONOR IN WORK HONOR IN WORKING WITH YOUR HANDS I’VE NEVER HAD ANYONE TO — SAY TO ME I CRUNCH SPREAD SHEETS THERE IS A DIFFERENT SENSE OF PRIDE THAT COMES WITH THOSE JOBS >> Reporter: DESPITE THE INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE, ONE THAT WROTE NAMES LIKE CARNEGIE, MELLON, AND SCHWAB INTO AMERICAN HISTORY, FRACKING IS CONTROVERSIAL HERE YOU CAN SEE THE SHEER SCALE OF THE FRACKING BOOM IN THIS SHELL OIL GAS PROCESSING PLANT WHICH IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION SOME PEOPLE LOOK AT THIS PLACE AND THEY SEE JOBS, TOWNS COMING BACK TO LIFE OTHER PEOPLE LOOK AT IT THEY SEE ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER SOME ACTIVISTS ARE SKEPTICAL ABOUT THE COMMITMENT OF THE GLOBAL BEHEMOTH THE ENERGY AGENCY TO THESE COMMUNITIES >> IT IS NOT A MATTER OF WHEN THESE COMPANIES PULL OUT OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA BUT A MATTER OF WHEN WE ARE THEN LEFT WITH A BOOM AND BUST CYCLE WE SAW WITH COAL THAT WE SAW WITH OIL AND GAS >> THEN THERE IS THE RISK TO THE ENVIRONMENT THAT PIPE LINES OR WELLS COULD LEAK OR BREAK, SPOILING PRECIOUS COMMUNITY RESOURCES LIKE THIS WATER RESERVOIR >> IT IS STRESSFUL TRYING TO KEEP TRACK OF WHAT IS GOING ON WITH THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY IN YOUR BACK YARD THERE IS THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS, THE HEALTH AND PUBLIC SAFETY CONCERNS, AND ALL OF THIS IS COMPOUNDED BY THE INDUSTRY’S LACK OF TRANSPARENCY >> Reporter: THESE CONCERNS ARE ECHOED ACROSS THE STATE ESPECIALLY WHEN IT COMES TO THE IMPACT ON COMMUNITIES OF COLOR >> IT SIMPLY CREATED A GAP IN ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY THAT DEALS WITH CLEAN WATER CLEAN AIR IN LARGE PART THE FRACKING INDUSTRY HAS BEEN ONE OF THE BIGGEST BARRIERS TO THAT CONVERSATION BECAUSE THEY HOLD A LOT OF POLITICAL POWER, THEY CONTROL A LOT OF STATEWIDE ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY >> STILL IN A STATE WHERE THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IS HIGHER THAN THE NATIONAL AVERAGE THE PUSH AND PULL BETWEEN ECONOMIC SECURITY AND PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT REMAINS >> WE’RE NOT ASHAMED OF THE FACT THAT WE LOOK TO INDUSTRY TO CONTINUE TO DRIVE THE ECONOMY HERE WE ASK THAT YOU DO IT AS CLEAN AS POSSIBLE WE’LL WORK WITH YOU

IT REALLY IS A MUCH BETTER THAN WHAT WAS PREVIOUSLY IN THAT AREA >> Reporter: JUST DOWN THE ROAD YOU DON’T SEE MUCH OF THE FRACKING BOOM HERE WHERE THE JOBS LEFT AND NEVER CAME BACK WHEN THE STEEL MILLS CLOSED THEY’RE WAITING I SEE ALL AROUND THIS COUNTRY OF THE — THIS PART OF THE COUNTRY THE HUGE IMPACT OF FRACKING AND THE ENERGY BUSINESS HOW HAS THAT IMPACTED THIS TOWN? >> WE HAVEN’T SEEN THE SWELL YET IF YOU ARE ASKING ABOUT DIRECT IMPACT, IT IS NOT AN IMPACT RIGHT NOW THAT I CAN SEE >> Reporter: THIS IS THE TOWN’S MAYOR WITH A POPULATION OF JUST UNDER 13,000 PEOPLE NEARLY 30% OF THOSE WHO LIVE HERE FALL BELOW THE POVERTY LINE HIS TWIN BROTHER DONALD WALKER IS A CITY COUNCILMAN WHO ALSO CHAIRS THE TOWN’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TOGETHER THE WALKERS HAVE BEEN WORKING FOR YEARS TO GARNER DEVELOPER INTEREST IN THEIR TOWN AND GIVE HOPE AND OPPORTUNITY TO THE PEOPLE HERE WHEN YOU LOOK AT THAT PLANT OVER THERE, WHAT ARE YOU HOPING FROM IT? WHAT DO YOU WANT TO SEE >> THEY SAY HEY WE WANT TO PUT A COUPLE MANUFACTURING PLANTS RIGHT HERE THAT BOUNCE BACK IS MY RESIDENTS WITHIN A TWO MILE OR FOUR MILE RADIUS CAN WALK THROUGH THAT TUNNEL LIKE IN THE STEEL MILL TIME AND GET A JOB >> MAYOR WALKER WANTS TO BE SURE THE BENEFITS OF THE BOOM ARE FAIRLY DISTRIBUTED IN THIS REGION >> MY MAIN CONCERN IS WHAT DIVERSITY LOOKS LIKE WILL I SEE PEOPLE THAT LOOK LIKE ME WORKING IN THOSE PLANTS WHEN THIS IS ALL DONE? >> Reporter: JOBS, JUSTICE, THE ENVIRONMENT THE CHOICES ARE TOUGH ONES AND HOW THE VOTERS HERE SORT IT ALL OUT COULD DECIDE WHO WINS PENNSYLVANIA FOR ABC NEWS LIVE TERRY MORAN IN BEAVER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA >> OUR THANKS TO TERRY FOR THAT >>> WITH JUST 49 DAYS UNTIL ELECTION DAY WE WANTED TO TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT HOW STATES ARE PREPARING FOR WHAT PROMISES TO BE AN ELECTION SEASON UNLIKE ANY OTHER INCLUDING AN INFLUX OF MAIL-IN BALLOTS LET’S BEGIN WITH THE SECRETARY OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA WHO LEADS THE STATE’S VOTING EFFORTS THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR JOINING US >> THANKS FOR HAVING ME ON >> GIVE US A SENSE OF THE NUMBERS YOU’RE LEARNING ON ABSENTEE BALLOT REQUESTS COMPARED TO 2016 AND OF COURSE NOW MID SEPTEMBER IS THE STATE PREPARED TO HANDLE THE INCREASED DEMAND FOR MAILED BALLOTS IN TIME FOR THE ELECTION? >> YES ABSOLUTELY WE’VE ALREADY RECEIVED JUST UNDER 1.9 MILLION APPLICATIONS FOR MAIL-IN OR ABSENTEE BALLOTS AND JUST FOR CONTEXT ABOUT 300,000 VOTERS VOTED BY MAIL VOTED ABSENTEE IN THE 2016 PRIMARY SO IT IS QUITE AN INCREASE HOWEVER IN THE PRIMARY OF 2020 WE ALREADY HAD $1.5 MILLION VOTERS VOTE BY MAIL THE COUNTIES HAVE BEEN WORKING AROUND THE CLOCK TO MAKE SURE THEY HAVE WHAT THEY NEED, RESOURCES, STAFFING, SO FORTH AND THEY WILL GET IT DONE >> THE PENNSYLVANIA NAACP SUED THE COMMONWEALTH THIS SUMMER TO ENSURE ADEQUATE POLLING PROCEDURES ARE AVAILABLE IN NOVEMBER SAYING THE CONSOLIDATION OF POLLING LOCATIONS DURING THE PRIMARIES DISPROPORTIONATELY IMPACTED MINORITY COMMUNITIES WILL THERE BE FEWER POLLING SITES IN NOVEMBER? CAN THE STATE ENSURE LOW INCOME IN MINORITY AREAS WILL NOT BE DISADVANTAGED? >> THAT CASE WAS ACTUALLY THROWN OUT LAST WEEK BUT I AM HAPPY TO SAY THAT THE LAW THAT COVERED THE JUNE 2nd PRIMARY ONLY APPLIED TO JUNE 2nd WE HAD AN ACT PASSED IN MARCH THAT CHANGED THE PRIMARY DATE FROM APRIL 28 TO JUNE 2nd AND ALLOWED FOR OUR BASE CONSOLIDATIONS SOLELY FOR THAT DAY IT EXPIRED FOR THAT DAY WE WERE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE SURGE OF THE PANDEMIC NOW BACK TO THE NORMAL EVERY COUNTY IS PLANNING ON HAVING NORMAL TO CLOSE TO NUMBER TOTALS IN POLLING PLACES AND VOTERS EXPECT THE POLLING PLACES IN THEIR COMMUNITIES AS EVERY YEAR >> THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS ASSOCIATION OF PENNSYLVANIA TOLD ABC NEWS LAST WEEK SOME PEOPLE ARE STRUGGLING TO FIND ENOUGH POLL WORKERS DUE TO THE PANDEMIC ESPECIALLY AS OLDER POLL WORKERS OPT OUT THIS YEAR WHAT IS BEING DONE TO CREATE MORE POLL WORKERS AND MAKE PLANS TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE WHO DOES DECIDE TO VOTE IN PERSON? >> SO MANY THINGS I’LL TELL YOU, MY FIRST JOB IN ELECTIONS WAS AS A POLL WORKER SO I AM PARTICULARLY DRAWN TO THIS AS YOU NEVER FEEL MORE LIKE YOU’RE PART OF DEMOCRACY AS YOU DO WHEN HELPING EVERY AMERICAN EXERCISE THE RIGHT TO VOTE WE HAVE BEEN OUT THERE WORKING WITH BUSINESSES TO GIVE THEIR EMPLOYEES A DAY OFF AND URGE THEM TO BE POLL WORKERS ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING PARTNERSHIPS THIS YEAR HAS BEEN THE ATHLETES’ ELECTIONS PARTNERSHIPS WE’VE HAD THE PITTSBURGH PENGUINS WERE THE FIRST NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE TEAM IN THE NAH IGS TO DECLARE THEY’D BE — IN THE NATION TO DECLARE THEY’D BE

COLLABORATING WITH US THEY ARE GIVING THEIR STAFF THE DAY OFF AND URGING THEM TO BE POLL WORKERS WE JUST HAD THE PHILADELPHIA 76ers ANNOUNCE WE ARE WORKING WITH SEVERAL OTHER MAJOR SPORTS TEAMS MANY BUSINESSES ARE ENCOURAGING THEIR STAFFS TO BE POLL WORKERS AND WE HAVE A SITE AT VOTES PA.COM WHERE WE’VE BEEN RECRUITING POLL WORKERS TO SIGN UP IN THE LAST COUPLE MONTHS WE HAD TENS OF THOUSANDS NEW VOLUNTEERS SIGN UP IT HAS BEEN VERY COURAGING PENNSYLVANIA NEEDS 40,000 TO 45,000 POLL WORKERS EVERY YEAR SO PLEASE GO TO VOTEPA.COM AND SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER TODAY >> AS YOU ARE AWARE PENNSYLVANIA COULD VERY WELL DECIDE THE ELECTION HOW LONG DO YOU EXPECT IT TO TAKE FOR FINAL RESULTS TO BE KNOWN IF IT CAN’T BE COUNTED IN L ELECTION DAY? SHOULD VOTERS EXPECT MORE OF AN ELECTION WEEK THAN AN ELECTION NIGHT? >> I WOULD SAY AN ELECTION COUPLE DAYS THE COUNTIES ARE WORKING REALLY HARD TO MAKE SURE THEY HAVE STAFF IN PLACE, EQUIPMENT IN PLACE, PROCESSES IN PLACE TO COUNT QUICKLY HOWEVER, WE KNOW EVERY VOTER, MOST IMPORTANTLY, WANTS THE VOTES TO BE COUNTED ACCURATELY AND ON TOP OF THAT COUNTED ACCURATELY AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE THE SINGLE MOST IMPORTANT FACTOR WE’RE VERY MUCH HOPING HAPPENS IS FOR THE STATE LEGISLATURE TO ALLOW COUNTIES TO START PRECANVASING THOSE BALLOTS WEEKS BEFORE ELECTION DAY WE’VE BEEN ADVOCATING FOR THIS WITH THE LEGISLATURE FOR MONTHS TO HAVE 21 DAYS TO GIVE THE COUNTIES THE ABILITY TO GET THIS DONE QUICKER SO FAR THAT HAS NOT COME TO FRUITION BUT THERE IS STILL TIME WE’RE HOPING THIS WEEK THE LEGISLATURE TAKES ACTION AND PASSES, MAKES THIS HAPPEN RECOGNIZING THIS IS IN THE BEST INTERESTS OF EVERYBODY >> SO WITH ELECTION DAY LESS THAN TWO MONTHS AWAY IS THERE ANYTHING IN PARTICULAR THAT KEEPS YOU UP AT NIGHT AS YOU PREPARE FOR THE ELECTION? >> SO INFORMATION AND MISINFORMATION IS ONE OF THE BIGGEST CHALLENGES AS AN ELECTION WORKER, AS VOTERS, AS CANDIDATES, AS A NATION TWITTER AND FACEBOOK AND SOCIAL MEDIA MAKES IT TOO EASY TO CLICK THE RETWEET BUTTON WE’VE BEEN WORKING WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, SECRETARIES OF STATE, THE FEDERAL VOTING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM TO MAKE SURE VOTERS KNOW, CHECK YOUR INFORMATION CALL YOUR COUNTY ELECTION OFFICE CALL OUR FREE NUMBER AND MAKE SURE THE INFORMATION YOU ARE GETTING IS ACCURATE AND CORRECT DON’T BELIEVE THE ROBO CALL WE REALLY ARE HOPING THAT YOU IN THE MEDIA, THAT YOU ALL CAN HELP US DO THAT AS WELL MAKE SURE THAT VOTERS ARE GOING TO TRUSTED SOURCES BEFORE THEY CLICK THE BUTTON >> THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR JOINING US TONIGHT >>> SWITCHING GEARS, AS ANY PARENT CAN TELL YOU VIRTUAL LEARNING IS CERTAINLY NOT EASY OR FOR THE FAINT OF HEART FAMILIES AT HOME SAY THEY’RE STILL TRYING TO MAKE IT WORK BUT WHAT DO YOU DO IF YOU HAVE A CHILD MAYBE IN THE FIRST GRADE OR YOUNGER AND IS VIRTUAL LEARNING EVEN EFFECTIVE AT ALL? WE TOOK A LOOK AND HAVE SOME TIPS >> THESE ARE PICTURES OF FRUSTRATION PARENTS AND KIDS TRYING TO NAVIGATE THE NEW WORLD OF VIRTUAL LEARNING THIS KINDERGARTENER CLEARLY OVER IT ALREADY >> HE WAS JUST LAYING THERE MOANING LIKE THIS IS SO BORING >> MANY PARENTS SHARING THEIR STRUGGLES AS THEY TRY TO GET THEIR YOUNG CHILDREN TO PARTICIPATE IN ONLINE SCHOOLING WE TURNED TO DR. DAVE ANDERSON A CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST WITH THE CHILD MIND INSTITUTE TO ANSWER SOME OF PARENTS’ BIGGEST QUESTIONS FIRST UP, HOW TO KEEP THINGS INTERESTING >> HOW DO I KEEP MY SON ENGAGED IN THE LESSON? >> KIDS MAY NOT BE ENGAGED THE KEY IS TO HELP THEM THROUGH THAT AND SAY, LOOK YOU KNOW YOU’LL BE IN VIRTUAL LEARNING FOR THIS PERIOD OF TIME LET’S FIGURE OUT WHAT YOU MIGHT BE ABLE TO SCHEDULE THE REST OF THE DAY THAT MIGHT HELP BOOST YOUR MOOD >> NEXT, HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH? WHEN SUPPORTING YOUR KIDS REMOTE LEARNING? >> HOW MUCH ARE WE EXPECTED TO SUPPORT OUR CHILDREN PHYSICALLY BY BEING PRESENT NEXT TO THEM DURING THEIR LESSONS? >> TRY OUT FIRST, TO SEE HOW LONG THEY MIGHT STAY ENGAGED WITHOUT PARENTAL OVERSIGHT THEN INTERVENE AS MINIMALLY AS YOU CAN AND KEEPING THEM ENGAGED ONLINE >> HOW SHOULD WE SET OUR OWN EXPECTATIONS? WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT MY KINDERGARTENER TO GET OUT OF VIRTUAL LEARNING? >> I HAVE A 4-YEAR-OLD WHAT I EXPECT IS I’M EXPECTING THERE MIGHT BE SOME ENGAGEMENT WITH PEERS, AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE REMINDED WHAT SCHOOL RICH USE LOOK LIKE, AS WELL AS AT LEAST IN SOME WAYS A SENSE OF LEARNING AND CURIOSITY

>> WHEN IT COMES TO KEEPING YOUR KIDS OCCUPIED, DR. ANDERSON SAYS TAKE THE SMALL MOMENTS AS A WIN >> FOR MANY WORKING PARENTS IF THEY CAN GET THE KIDS OCCUPIED IN THE VIRTUAL LEARNING LESSONS THAT PROVIDE INCREDIBLY LUCKY AND A BREATH OF FRESH AIR TO THINK FOR A MOMENT >> OUR THANKS FOR THOSE TIPS >>> STILL TO COME WHAT WE THOUGHT WE KNEW ABOUT DINOSAURS NOW BEING CALLED INTO QUESTION WHAT WE’RE NOW LEARNING STAY WITH US are you ready explore action >> WELCOME TO DISNEY PLUS ARE YOU READY? JUMP IN AND EXPLORE THE ACTION THE ADVENTURE AND THE ORIGINALS THERE IS NO LIMIT TO WHAT YOU’LL FIND THESE ARE YOUR WORLD SO COME ON DIVE DEEPER INTO THE UNIVERSES YOU LOVE WHENEVER AND WHEREVER YOU WANT THEM ALL HERE ON DISNEY PLUS >> YOU COULD SHOP AROUND BUT IT DOESN’T GET ANY MORE FUN THAN THIS >> THIS FRIDAY “GOOD MORNING AMERICA’S” CONCERT SERIES LAUNCHES BIG WITH THE ONE AND ONLY KEITH URBAN FRIDAY KEITH URBAN PERFORMS FOR YOU ON GMA’S CONCERT SERIES SPONSORED BY CAR MAX >> IT IS BEING CALLED THE MOST CONSEQUENTIAL ELECTION OF A LIFETIME THE MOST IMPORTANT VOTE AND WITH SO MUCH ON THE LINE IT DEMANDS THE MOST STRAIGHT FORWARD NEWS MAKING REAL ANSWERS THE MOST INFORMED VOICES FROM ALL SIDES THE COUNTDOWN IS ON TO THE VOTE WHAT WILL OUR FUTURE LOOK LIKE? ABC’S THIS WEEK WITH GEORGE ALL PLAYS OUT RIGHT HERE >> THE MOST CONSEQUENTIAL WEEK YET OF THE HYPERPOLITICAL YEAR >> RIGHT AS YOU GET CLOSER TO CASTING YOUR VOTE EVERY SUNDAY ON ABC >> THE WORRELLD MAY FEEL OUT OF YOUR CONTROL BUT YOUR HAPPINESS DOESN’T HAVE TO BE >> ABC NEWS HONORED, WINNER OF FOUR EDWARD R. MURROW AWARDS INCLUDING THE MOST PRESTIGIOUS HONOR OVERALL EXCELLENCE IN TELEVISION ABC NEWS, AMERICA’S NUMBER ONE NEWS CHOICE ABC NEWS AMERICA’S NUMBER ONE NEWS SOURCE STRAIGHT FORWARD NEWS STRAIGHT TO THE HEART OF THE STORY ABC NEWS STRAIGHT FORWARD >> RAPPERS CARDI B AND OFFSET ARE CALLING IT QUITS AFTER THREE YEARS OF MARRIAGE CARDI B FILED FOR DIVORCE IN AN ATLANTA COURTHOUSE THOUGH THE DETAILS OF WHY REMAIN SKETCHY NEITHER RESPONDED TO ABC NEWS’ REQUEST FOR COMMENT >>> DINOSAURS REIMAGINED SOME ARE CALLING IT THE GOLDEN AGE OF PALEONTOLOGY SAYING THEY HAVE LEARNED MORE IN THE LAST 25 YEARS THAN THE PREVIOUS 250 WE HAVE MORE ON HOW MODERN DAY SCIENCE IS CHANGING WHAT WE THOUGHT WE KNEW ABOUT THESE CREATURES THAT ONCE ROAMED THE LAND >> Reporter: THEY ARE FEROCIOUS AND SHOCKINGLY BEAUTIFUL BUT GET READY BECAUSE THE DINOSAURS IN MOVIES LIKE JURRASAIC PARK AND ITS SEQUELS ARE ABOUT TO GET A FACE LIFT NEW SCIENCE IS CHANGING EVERYTHING WE THOUGHT WE KNEW ABOUT THESE ANCIENT CREATURES >> WE ARE LEARNING INCREDIBLE NEW THINGS ABOUT HOW THESE ANIMALS LIVED AND BEHAVED AND EVOLVED >> TIMMY, WHAT IS IT? >> Reporter: THIS HAIR RAISING JURRASAIC PARK SCENE STARRED THE DINOSAUR WHICH RESEARCHERS NOW BELIEVE MAY NOT HAVE HUNTED IN PACKS PLUS ITS CLOSEST LIVING RELATIVE? BIRDS >> THE RAPTOR O WOULD HAVE BEEN FEATHERED BRILLIANT PLUMAGE ALL OVER THEIR HEADS AND BODIES DOWN TO THEIR TAILS WHICH WOULD HAVE LOOKED REALLY COOL >> THEIR EGGS ARE COLORED MORE LIKE BIRDS AND LESS LIKE REPTILES RESEARCHERS NOW KNOW THIS DINOSAUR LOOKS LESS THREATENING THAN THIS GUY >> IT IS SUCH A COOL MOVIE MONSTER >> HE SAYS THAT DINO WAS MUCH BIGGER THAN DEPICTED IN THE FILM MAXING OUT AT 20 FEET LONG AND 1500 POUNDS AND THIS BEAST IN JURRASAIC PARK 3 IS THE SPINOSAURUS >> EARLIER THIS YEAR RESEARCHERS ANNOUNCED THE TAIL IS THIS 17-FOOT LONG PADDLE THIS IS WITHOUT PRECEDENT AMONG DINOSAURS >> SO THEY WERE ADAPTED TO LIVING IN WATER E. PANNEDING THE TERRITORY OF THE LARGEST GROUP OF PREDATORS

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