Nightly News Full Broadcast - April 5

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Summary

TLDRA rare 4.8 magnitude earthquake shook the Northeast United States, causing widespread tremors from Maryland to Maine and prompting concerns after a 4.0 aftershock. In other news, Israel's military dismissed officers following a deadly air strike on aid workers, and the families of American hostages held by Hamas expressed their agony and urgency for their safe return. Additionally, President Biden toured the site of a bridge collapse in Baltimore, and a strong jobs report indicated a growing U.S. economy.

Takeaways

  • 🌍 A rare 4.8 magnitude earthquake shook the Northeastern United States, with tremors felt as far south as Washington, D.C. and as far north as Maine, causing concern following a 4.0 aftershock.
  • 🚨 Israel's military dismissed two senior officers from their positions after a deadly air strike on aid workers, acknowledging mistakes made during the operation.
  • πŸ—£οΈ Families of American hostages held by Hamas for nearly six months expressed their agony and sadness, urging Prime Minister Netanyahu for their release.
  • πŸ”₯ An arson investigation is underway after a fire at Senator Bernie Sanders' office in Vermont, with suspects identified by investigators.
  • πŸŒ‰ President Biden toured the site of the deadly bridge collapse in Baltimore, meeting with first responders and victims' families, pledging support and quick reopening.
  • πŸ“ˆ The U.S. jobs report for March showed the addition of over 300,000 jobs, surpassing expectations and continuing the downward trend in the unemployment rate to 3.8%.
  • πŸ”₯ A fire suspected to be arson was reported at Senator Bernie Sanders' office in Vermont; the building's sprinkler system extinguished the fire without injuries.
  • 🌍 Preparations are underway across the path of the upcoming total solar eclipse, with businesses and towns capitalizing on the celestial event.
  • πŸ€– The potential of artificial intelligence in mental health therapy is being explored, with some individuals finding chatbots like ChatGPT to be helpful, though professionals caution against relying on them as a replacement for human care.
  • πŸ† Women's basketball continues to celebrate successes despite potential setbacks, inspiring young fans to aspire to greatness.

Q & A

  • What was the magnitude of the earthquake that struck the Northeast of the United States?

    -The earthquake had a magnitude of 4.8.

  • How did the earthquake affect New York City?

    -The 4.8 magnitude earthquake shook New York City, causing tall buildings to sway and capturing the attention of residents and workers in various establishments like barber shops and coffee shops.

  • What was the extent of the tremors from the earthquake?

    -The tremors from the earthquake were felt as far south as Washington, D.C., and as far north as Maine.

  • What was the aftermath of the earthquake in terms of infrastructure checks?

    -Crews surveyed bridges, airport runways, and similar infrastructures for potential damages, and several homes in Newark had to be evacuated. Runway inspections also prompted ground stops at JFK and Newark Airport.

  • How did the residents in the Northeast react to the rare earthquake event?

    -The residents were shaken and jittery as they are not used to such seismic events in New York. They were advised to drop, take cover, and hold on when experiencing aftershocks, which were expected to linger for several days.

  • What was Israel's response to the deadly air strike on aid workers?

    -Israel's military dismissed two senior officers from their positions and reprimanded three others following the incident. They admitted that their forces wrongly identified what they thought was a gunman on one of the aid trucks and mistakenly assumed there were Hamas terrorists inside.

  • What is the current situation regarding the American hostages held by Hamas since the October 7th attack?

    -The families of five Americans held hostage in Gaza are still waiting for proof of life and the safe return of their loved ones. The urgency for a deal to release the hostages is emphasized, as horrific stories from freed hostages have been shared.

  • What was President Biden's action in response to the bridge collapse in Baltimore?

    -President Biden toured the site of the collapsed Francis Scott Key Bridge by air and met with first responders and the families of the victims. He pledged to reopen the channel quickly and to provide financial support to the region.

  • What is the significance of the upcoming solar eclipse?

    -The upcoming solar eclipse is a major event that will pass over 31 million Americans living in the path of totality. It has caused a business boom in some unlikely places, with many towns and hotels fully booked to accommodate the anticipated increase in visitors.

  • How is artificial intelligence being explored for use in mental health therapy?

    -Artificial intelligence, specifically chatbots, are being explored as a tool to provide therapy. Therapists and researchers are looking into chatbots that can offer individualized responses to users, aiming to make mental health care more accessible. However, it is emphasized that AI should not replace human providers and is currently not an FDA-approved treatment method.

  • What was the outcome of the investigation into the fire at Senator Bernie Sanders' office in Vermont?

    -The fire at Senator Bernie Sanders' office in Vermont is being investigated as arson. Authorities are looking for a suspect who they say sprayed an accelerant on the door and set it on fire.

Outlines

00:00

🌍 Northeast Earthquake and Aftershock

The video script opens with breaking news of a rare and powerful 4.8 magnitude earthquake that struck the Northeast of the United States, with tremors felt as far south as Washington, D.C., and as far north as Maine. The Statue of Liberty was captured on camera shaking due to the quake. The report highlights the concern following a subsequent 4.0 magnitude aftershock. The segment also covers a range of other news topics including Israel's military dismissing senior officers after a deadly strike on aid workers, American hostages held by Hamas, a fire at Senator Bernie Sanders' office, and President Biden's visit to Baltimore to meet with first responders and victims' families following a bridge collapse.

05:01

πŸ•ŠοΈ Israel-Gaza Aid and Investigation

The segment focuses on Israel's announcement of new steps to get humanitarian aid into Gaza, following intensifying pressure from the U.S. This includes using a port in southern Israel as a supply hub and allowing trucks from Jordan to bring aid through Israel into Gaza. The U.S. cautiously welcomes this commitment after a tense phone call between President Biden and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The Israeli military has removed two officers from their posts and reprimanded three others following a deadly airstrike that killed seven aid workers from Chef Jose Andres' World Central Kitchen. Israel's report acknowledges a series of errors that led to the tragic incident, and the charity calls for an independent investigation.

10:01

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ American Hostages in Gaza

The video script features an exclusive conversation with the families of American hostages who have been held in Gaza by Hamas since the October 7th attack. The families express their agony, frustration, and hopes for the safe return of their loved ones. They share stories of how they have been living in sadness and worry, and the urgency for a deal to secure the hostages' release. The conversation underlines the horrific circumstances of their captivity, including reports of violence and abuse from freed hostages, and the families' ongoing communication with the Biden administration to prioritize their cases.

15:02

πŸŒ™ Solar Eclipse Fever

The script concludes with a segment on the anticipation of the upcoming solar eclipse, which has become a major event across the nation. The report highlights the business boom in small towns along the path of totality, such as Ennis, Texas, which is expecting to be fully booked for the eclipse. The segment also mentions preparations in other towns, like Kerrville, Texas, and the excitement that the celestial event has generated among Americans.

πŸ€– A.I. in Mental Health

The final segment of the script discusses the potential role of artificial intelligence in providing effective therapy. It features a neuroscientist who has been using ChatGPT as a supplement to his actual therapy for a year. While the company behind ChatGPT emphasizes that it is not a replacement for mental health treatment, there is an ongoing clinical trial for a chatbot called Therabot, which aims to be the first FDA-approved chatbot for mental health. The segment explores the potential benefits and risks of using A.I. in mental health care, including the need for professional oversight and the potential to reach people who would otherwise not receive treatment.

Mindmap

Keywords

πŸ’‘Earthquake

An earthquake is a sudden shaking of the Earth, caused by the movement of tectonic plates. In the video, a rare and strong earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 rocked the Northeast of the United States, causing tremors felt as far south as Washington, D.C., and as far north as Maine. The event was significant enough to disrupt daily activities and cause concern among residents, highlighting the impact of natural disasters on society.

πŸ’‘Aftershock

An aftershock is a smaller earthquake that follows a larger earthquake and occurs in the same region. In the context of the video, a 4.0 magnitude aftershock followed the main earthquake event, adding to the unease and anxiety of the people in the affected areas. Aftershocks are a common occurrence after significant earthquakes and can cause further damage or trigger safety measures.

πŸ’‘Israel-Gaza conflict

The Israel-Gaza conflict refers to the ongoing political and military confrontation between Israel and the Palestinian territories of the Gaza Strip. In the video, it is mentioned that Israel's military is taking steps to allow humanitarian aid into Gaza following a deadly airstrike that killed aid workers. This reflects the complex and volatile nature of the conflict, where military actions and international pressure intersect with humanitarian concerns.

πŸ’‘American hostages

American hostages refers to the citizens of the United States who have been abducted and held captive by a foreign entity. In the video, the families of American hostages held by Hamas in Gaza express their agony, frustration, and hopes for the safe return of their loved ones. The situation highlights the personal and emotional toll of international conflicts on individuals and families.

πŸ’‘Bridge collapse

A bridge collapse is a structural failure where a bridge breaks or falls, often resulting in significant damage or loss of life. In the video, President Biden tours the site of a deadly bridge collapse in Baltimore, meeting with first responders and victims' families. This event underscores the importance of infrastructure safety and the role of government in responding to disasters.

πŸ’‘Solar eclipse

A solar eclipse is an astronomical event where the moon passes between the sun and Earth, casting a shadow that causes a temporary darkening of the sky in certain areas. The video script highlights the anticipation for an upcoming solar eclipse, which is causing a business boom in various locations along its path of totality. This event illustrates the intersection of natural phenomena with tourism and local economies.

πŸ’‘Arson

Arson is the criminal act of intentionally setting fire to property. In the video, an arson investigation is mentioned regarding a fire at Senator Bernie Sanders' office in Vermont. The incident is being treated as a deliberate act of setting fire to the building, which underscores the importance of safety measures and the legal consequences of such destructive actions.

πŸ’‘Jobs report

A jobs report is a statistical analysis that provides information on the labor market, including data on employment, unemployment rates, and wage growth. In the video, a strong new jobs report is highlighted, indicating that the U.S. added more than 300,000 jobs in March, surpassing expectations and showing a decline in the unemployment rate to 3.8%. This report reflects the health of the economy and can influence public policy and investor confidence.

πŸ’‘Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Artificial Intelligence refers to the development of computer systems that can perform tasks typically requiring human intelligence, such as learning, reasoning, problem-solving, and understanding language. In the video, AI is discussed in the context of mental health therapy, with the potential for AI chatbots to provide therapeutic assistance. This reflects the growing interest in leveraging technology to address mental health issues and the potential for AI to transform various sectors, including healthcare.

πŸ’‘Mental health

Mental health refers to an individual's psychological and emotional well-being. In the video, the topic of mental health is discussed in relation to the use of AI chatbots as a potential tool for therapy. The conversation highlights the importance of mental health care and the need for innovative solutions to address the gap in mental health services, especially considering the number of adults with mental illnesses who do not receive treatment.

Highlights

A rare earthquake, one of the strongest in the last century, rocked the Northeastern United States with its epicenter in Northern New Jersey.

The 4.8 magnitude earthquake was felt as far south as Washington, D.C. and as far north as Maine, causing concern among residents and authorities.

A new 4.0 magnitude aftershock added to the unease following the initial earthquake, prompting further inspections and evaluations of infrastructure.

Israel's military dismissed two senior officers from their positions following a deadly strike on aid workers, acknowledging mistakes made during the operation.

NBC News exclusive reveals a conversation with the families of American hostages held by Hamas for nearly six months, expressing their agony and sadness.

An arson investigation is underway after a fire at Senator Bernie Sanders' office in Vermont, with suspects being actively sought by the police.

President Biden tours the site of a deadly bridge collapse in Baltimore, meeting with first responders and victims' families, pledging support and quick reopening of the channel.

A strong new jobs report shows the U.S. adding more than 300,000 jobs in March, surpassing expectations and continuing the trend of economic recovery.

A fire suspected to be arson at Senator Bernie Sanders' office in Vermont is being investigated by the police, who are searching for a suspect.

The anticipation for Monday's total solar eclipse is causing a business boom in unexpected places, with many towns and cities along the path of totality experiencing a surge in bookings and preparations.

A segment on the potential use of artificial intelligence in mental health therapy explores the possibilities and concerns of using AI chatbots for therapeutic purposes.

A clinical trial is underway for a chatbot named Therabot, which aims to be the first FDA-approved mental health chatbot, potentially addressing the scale problem in mental health care accessibility.

The demand for mental health services is overwhelming, and if successful, the Therabot could be a significant solution to help with America's mental health crisis.

Despite the potential of AI in therapy, experts caution that it is not a replacement for professional mental health treatment and that there are risks associated with its use.

The conversation with the families of American hostages emphasizes the urgency for their release and the need for action beyond just talk.

The Israeli military's actions in Gaza are not complicating efforts to free the American hostages, as Hamas can stop everything by releasing them and ceasing violence.

The families of the hostages express their continued communication and support from the Biden administration, but stress the need for more concrete actions to bring their loved ones home.

The impact of the Gaza conflict on the global stage is discussed, with a call for recognizing the suffering caused by the unprovoked Hamas attack on civilian communities.

Transcripts

00:04

>>> BREAKING NEWS

00:05

TONIGHT, THE NEW

00:06

AFTERSHOCK AS WE COME

00:07

ON THE AIR AFTER THAT

00:08

RARE EARTHQUAKE ROCKED

00:11

THE NORTHEAST, ONE OF

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THE STRONGEST IN THE

00:13

LAST CENTURY.

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THE EARTH CAM FROM

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ATOP THE STATUE OF

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LIBERTY CAPTURING THE

00:17

IMAGES AS THE 4.8

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MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE

00:21

SHOOK NEW YORK CITY,

00:25

THE TREMORS FELT AS

00:25

FAR SOUTH AS

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WASHINGTON, D.C., AS

00:29

FAR NORTH AS MAINE

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RATTLING HOMES, BARBER

00:31

SHOPS, COFFEE SHOPS

00:32

AND NOW THE CONCERN

00:33

AFTER THAT NEW 4.0

00:33

AFTERSHOCK.

00:34

>>> ALSO TONIGHT,

00:35

ISRAEL'S MILITARY

00:35

DISMISSING TWO SENIOR

00:36

OFFICERS FROM THEIR

00:37

POSITIONS AFTER THAT

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DEADLY STRIKE ON AID

00:38

WORKERS.

00:39

WHAT IT NOW SAYS WENT

00:41

WRONG.

00:41

>>> AND OUR NBC NEWS

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EXCLUSIVE.

00:43

MY CONVERSATION WITH

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THE FAMILIES OF

00:45

AMERICAN HOSTAGES

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NEARLY SIX MONTHS

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SINCE HAMAS ABDUCTED

00:48

THEM.

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>> HOW DO YOU PUT ONE

00:51

FOOT IN FRONT OF THE

00:52

OTHER?

00:54

>> LIKE I LIVE MY LIFE

00:56

IN AGONY, IN SADNESS.

00:58

>> THEIR NEW PLEA TO

01:01

PRIME MINISTER

01:02

NETANYAHU.

01:02

>>> THE FIRE AT

01:03

SENATOR BERNIE

01:05

SANDERS' OFFICE IN

01:06

VERMONT.

01:06

INVESTIGATORS SAYING

01:07

LATE TODAY IT WAS

01:08

ARSON.

01:09

>>> PRESIDENT BIDEN

01:10

IN BALTIMORE

01:12

TOURING THE DEADLY

01:13

BRIDGE COLLAPSE AND

01:13

MEETING WITH FIRST

01:14

RESPONDERS AND

01:15

VICTIMS' FAMILIES.

01:15

>>> THE COUNTDOWN TO

01:18

CHAMPIONSHIP TONIGHT?

01:19

>> Announcer: THIS IS BC NIG

01:21

WITH LESTER HOLT.

01:23

>>> GOOD EVENING, AND

01:24

WELCOME.

01:25

A LOT OF CONVERSATIONS

01:27

HERE IN THE EAST TODAY

01:28

BEGAN WITH THE WORDS,

01:30

DID YOU FEEL IT?

01:35

WELL, POTENTIALLY TENS

01:39

OF MILLIONS DID.

01:39

AN UNUSUALLY STRONG

01:40

EARTHQUAKE FELT FROM

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MARYLAND TO MAINE.

01:43

THE SHOCKER SENDING

01:43

TALL BUILDINGS SWAYING

01:44

IN PHILADELPHIA, NEW

01:45

YORK, AND BOSTON AMONG

01:46

OTHER PLACES AND A NEW

01:47

AFTERSHOCK SHORTLY

01:47

BEFORE WE CAME ON THE

01:48

AIR THIS EVENING.

01:49

AT 4.8 MAGNITUDE FOLKS

01:50

IN THE WEST WOULD

01:51

LIKELY HAVE BEEN

01:54

UNFAZED BY THIS

01:56

MORNING'S QUAKES BUT

01:57

EARTHQUAKES OF THIS

01:58

INTENSITY IN THE EAST

01:59

ARE NOT COMMON.

02:03

THIS IS THE STRONGEST

02:03

IN THIS REGION IN OVER

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A DECADE AND STRUCK A

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LITTLE BEFORE 10:30

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A.M. EASTERN TIME THIS

02:07

MORNING.

02:08

ITS EPICENTER WAS IN

02:08

NORTHERN NEW JERSEY.

02:09

THERE ARE NO REPORTS

02:10

OF WIDESPREAD DAMAGE,

02:11

THOUGH CREWS DID

02:11

SURVEY BRIDGES,

02:13

AIRPORT RUNWAYS, AND

02:14

THE LIKE.

02:14

EMILIE IKEDA IS NEAR

02:15

THE EPICENTER IN NEW

02:16

JERSEY WITH THE

02:17

LATEST.

02:21

>> Reporter: SCENES

02:22

LIKE THIS ARE

02:23

TYPICALLY OUT OF THE

02:26

WEST COAST, BUT JUST

02:27

BEFORE 10:30 THIS

02:28

MORNING, A 4.8

02:29

MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE

02:30

ROCKED THE NEW YORK

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CITY AREA WITH SHOCK

02:33

WAVES FELT 300 MILES

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AWAY.

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STOPPING PEOPLE IN

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THEIR TRACKS AT THE

02:38

BARBER AND RATTLING

02:39

NERVES INSIDE THIS

02:40

COFFEE SHOP.

02:42

WATCH AS THE

02:44

EARTHQUAKE DISRUPTS A

02:44

U.N. MEETING.

02:45

>> IS THAT AN

02:46

EARTHQUAKE?

02:47

>> YEAH.

02:48

>> Reporter: EARTH CAM

02:50

EVEN CAPTURING THE

02:53

STATUE OF LIBERTY

02:53

SHAKING.

02:57

>> SO, YOU THINK THIS

02:58

CRACK IS FROM THE

03:00

EARTHQUAKE?

03:01

>> I DO.

03:01

>> Reporter: JANILLE

03:04

JENSON LIVES NEAR THE

03:04

EPICENTER.

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>> THE HOUSE WAS

03:06

SHAKING, SO IN MY HEAD

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I JUST THOUGHT THERE

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WAS GOING TO BE AN

03:08

EXPLOSION.

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>> Reporter: CREWS AND

03:09

FIRST RESPONDERS NOW

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SPRAYED ACROSS THE

03:11

REGION EVALUATING

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BUILDINGS.

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SEVERAL HOMES IN

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NEWARK HAD TO BE

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EVACUATED, AND RUNWAY

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INSPECTIONS PROMPTED

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GROUND STOPS AT JFK

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AND NEWARK AIRPORT.

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REMARKABLY, NO SERIOUS

03:19

DAMAGE OR INJURIES

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HAVE BEEN REPORTED.

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>> WE ARE GOING TO BE

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REVIEWING ALL

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POTENTIALLY VULNERABLE

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INFRASTRUCTURE SITES

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THROUGHOUT THE STATE

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OF NEW YORK.

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>> Reporter: IT'S THE

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MOST SIGNIFICANT

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EARTHQUAKE TO ROCK THE

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EAST COAST SINCE 2011

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AND THE STRONGEST ONE

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IN NEW JERSEY IN

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NEARLY 250 YEARS.

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>> THIS IS A RARE

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EVENT.

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THE EARTH IS RELEASING

03:39

SOME STRESS THAT HAD

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BUILT UP BETWEEN THE

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TWO PLATES, AND IT

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WILL NOW SETTLE DOWN

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FOR A LONG TIME.

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>> Reporter: AS SHAKEN

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NORTHEASTERNERS TRY TO

03:48

DO THE SAME.

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>> I'M A LITTLE

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JITTERISH.

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YEAH, BECAUSE YOU

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DON'T EXPERIENCE

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THINGS LIKE THIS IN

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NEW YORK.

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>> EMILIE, AS WE SAID,

04:03

YOU'RE NEAR THE

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EPICENTER, AND SOME OF

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US FELT AN AFTERSHOCK

04:07

A WHILE AGO.

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DO THEY STILL POSE A

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THREAT?

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>> Reporter: WELL,

04:09

LESTER, THERE HAVE

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BEEN AT LEAST SEVEN

04:11

AFTERSHOCKS IN THE

04:11

REGION INCLUDING A

04:12

MAGNITUDE 4 QUAKE THAT

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RATTLED THE GROUND

04:14

JUST MINUTES AGO.

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EXPERTS SAY THESE

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COULD LINGER FOR

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ANOTHER SEVERAL DAYS,

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AND PEOPLE SHOULD

04:19

DROP, TAKE COVER, AND

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HOLD ON WHEN

04:20

EXPERIENCING ONE.

04:21

LESTER.

04:23

>> EMILIE IKEDA

04:24

TONIGHT IN NEW JERSEY,

04:25

THANK YOU.

04:25

>>> FACING

04:26

INTENSIFYING PRESSURE

04:27

FROM THE U.S., ISRAEL

04:27

ANNOUNCED NEW STEPS TO

04:28

GET HUMANITARIAN AID

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INTO GAZA, AND IT

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RELEASED RESULTS OF

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ITS PRELIMINARY

04:32

INVESTIGATION INTO

04:36

AN AIR STRIKE THAT

04:37

KILLED SEVEN AID

04:38

WORKERS.

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HERE'S GABE GUTIERREZ.

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>> Reporter: TONIGHT,

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THE U.S. IS CAUTIOUSLY

04:41

WELCOMING ISRAEL'S

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COMMITMENT TO OPEN

04:42

MORE AID ROUTES INTO

04:43

GAZA AFTER A TENSE

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PHONE CALL BETWEEN

04:45

PRESIDENT BIDEN AND

04:46

ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER

04:47

BENJAMIN NETANYAHU.

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THE PRESIDENT

04:49

DECLINING TODAY TO

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ANSWER WHETHER HE'D

04:52

THREATEN NETANYAHU

04:52

WITH STOPPING MILITARY

04:54

AID.

04:54

>> I ASKED HIM TO DO

04:55

WHAT THEY'RE DOING.

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>> Reporter: WHAT

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ISRAEL IS DOING IS

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OPENING A CROSSING TO

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ALLOW AID INTO

05:00

NORTHERN GAZA USING A

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PORT IN SOUTHERN

05:02

ISRAEL AS A SUPPLY HUB

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AND ALLOWING TRUCKS

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FROM NEARBY JORDAN TO

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BRING AID THROUGH

05:08

ISRAEL INTO GAZA.

05:10

TODAY THE PRESIDENT

05:12

WAS ALSO ASKED IF HIS

05:14

TOUGHER TONE

05:16

WITH ISRAEL

05:17

MEANT HE WAS

05:18

ABANDONING ISRAEL.

05:18

>> IS THAT A SERIOUS

05:19

QUESTION?

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>> Reporter: THE

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ISRAELI MILITARY HAS

05:21

REMOVED TWO OFFICERS

05:22

FROM THEIR POST AND

05:23

REPRIMANDED THREE

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OTHERS AFTER THIS

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WEEK'S DEADLY STRIKE

05:27

THAT KILLED SEVEN AID

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WORKERS FROM CHEF JOSE

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ANDRES' WORLD CENTRAL

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KITCHEN.

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>> IT IS IMPORTANT

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THAT ISRAEL IS TAKING

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FULL RESPONSIBILITY

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FOR THIS INCIDENT.

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>> Reporter: ACCORDING

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TO ISRAEL'S NEWLY

05:35

RELEASED REPORT, ITS

05:36

FORCES WRONGLY

05:38

IDENTIFIED WHAT THEY

05:39

THOUGHT WAS A GUNMAN

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ON ONE OF THE AID

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TRUCKS AND MISTAKENLY

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ASSUMED THERE WERE

05:42

HAMAS TERRORISTS

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INSIDE.

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THE FORCES DID NOT

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IDENTIFY THE VEHICLES

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IN QUESTION AS BEING

05:45

ASSOCIATED WITH WORLD

05:48

CENTRAL KITCHEN,

05:50

CALLING IT, A SERIOUS

05:51

FAILURE.

05:51

>> IT WAS A TERRIBLE

05:53

CHAIN OF ERRORS, AND

05:54

IT SHOULD NEVER HAVE

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HAPPENED.

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>> Reporter: WORLD

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CENTRAL KITCHEN SAYS,

05:58

THE ADMISSIONS ARE

05:59

IMPORTANT STEPS

06:00

FORWARD, BUT THE

06:01

CHARITY IS CALLING FOR

06:01

AN INDEPENDENT

06:02

INVESTIGATION, BECAUSE

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IT SAYS ISRAEL'S

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MILITARY CANNOT

06:04

CREDIBLY INVESTIGATE

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ITS OWN FAILURE IN

06:06

GAZA.

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HOSTAGE TALKS ARE SET

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FOR THIS WEEKEND.

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A SENIOR

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ADMINISTRATION

06:12

OFFICIAL SAYS THE

06:13

PRESIDENT IS URGING

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THE LEADERS OF EGYPT

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AND QATAR TO PRESS

06:15

HAMAS FOR A DEAL.

06:16

LESTER.

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>> ALL RIGHT, GABE,

06:17

THANK YOU.

06:18

>>> NOW, ALMOST SIX

06:19

MONTHS INTO THE

06:20

OCTOBER 7th HAMAS

06:20

ATTACK ON ISRAEL, THE

06:21

FAMILIES OF FIVE

06:22

AMERICANS HELD HOSTAGE

06:25

IN GAZA STILL WAIT FOR

06:26

PROOF OF LIFE AND THE

06:27

SAFE RETURN OF THEIR

06:28

LOVED ONES.

06:30

I SAT DOWN WITH THEM

06:31

YESTERDAY TO TALK

06:32

ABOUT THEIR PAIN,

06:35

FRUSTRATIONS, AND

06:36

HOPES.

06:36

THEY HAVE SEEN THE

06:37

POWER OF HOPE.

06:38

>> ABIGAIL WAS

06:39

RELEASED ON THE 51st

06:41

DAY OF BEING A

06:42

HOSTAGE.

06:43

>> Reporter: THEY HAVE

06:44

SEEN NIGHTMARES COME

06:45

TRUE.

06:50

>> MY SISTER JUDY, MY

06:51

AMAZING SISTER, AND

06:52

HER BELOVED HUSBAND

06:53

GADI WERE OUT FOR

06:57

THEIR EARLY MORNING

06:58

WALK ON OCTOBER 7th

06:59

AND WERE THE FIRST

07:03

VICTIMS OF THIS

07:04

TERROR, AND THEY WERE

07:05

MURDERED BY HAMAS ISIS

07:06

TERRORISTS ON

07:07

MOTORCYCLES.

07:13

THEY WERE SHOT AND

07:14

MURDERED.

07:15

WE LEARNED THAT NEWS

07:16

ABOUT 76 DAYS AFTER

07:16

THAT EVENT.

07:18

>> FOR FIVE MONTHS, MY

07:20

AMERICAN BORN AND

07:22

RAISED COUSIN RUBY AND

07:26

LOVELY WIFE BELIEVE

07:27

THEIR 19-YEAR-OLD SON

07:28

WAS ALIVE.

07:30

THEY GOT THE BAD NEWS,

07:31

THE UNIMAGINABLE NEWS

07:32

ABOUT THREE WEEKS AGO

07:33

THAT HE WAS ACTUALLY

07:33

AMONGST THOSE WHO WERE

07:34

MURDERED ON OCTOBER

07:36

7th.

07:37

>> Reporter: FOR SOME

07:38

OF THESE AMERICAN

07:40

FAMILIES, THE FATES OF

07:41

THEIR KIDNAPPED LOVED

07:44

ONES ARE STILL

07:45

UNKNOWN, AND THEY'RE

07:46

DESPERATE FOR THEM TO

07:46

COME HOME.

07:49

>> IT'S HARD FOR

07:49

ANYONE TO STEP INTO

07:51

YOUR SHOES AND TO

07:52

IMAGINE WHAT IT'S BEEN

07:53

LIKE.

07:53

HOW DO YOU PUT ONE

07:54

FOOT IN FRONT OF THE

07:55

OTHER?

07:55

>> LIKE I LIVE MY LIFE

07:56

IN AGONY, IN SADNESS,

07:59

LIKE, I'M WORRIED SICK

08:02

FOR MY BOY, LIKE,

08:02

EVERY MINUTE OF THE

08:04

DAY, EVERY SECOND OF

08:07

THE DAY.

08:12

I DON'T HAVE NIGHTS.

08:12

I DON'T HAVE -- I

08:13

DON'T HAVE ANYTHING

08:15

LIKE -- BUT I NEED TO