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big mac rat, and now crab rat. of course, right here in new york in the subway. you're watching "world news now." an incredible rescue effort now." young man: thanks for having us this weekend mrs. garcy young woman: yeah, thanks mom mother: of course and thank you guys for these gorgeous flowers, so thoughtful. young woman whispering: hey, did you bring the... the condoms? young man whispering: what's up? young woman whispering: condoms young man whispering: cond.. condor?
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near dallas. that's zoe, the 15-year-old lab was trapped in arlington inside a storm drain. making the rescue more difficult, zoe is deaf. crews worked for 11 hours to dig up the road and get her free. apart from some dehydration, we've got good news here, zoe is okay. in colorado, a high school volleyball coach said he was pressured to resign because he is gay. and this morning, his former employer is responding. the controversy all started with a facebook post. >> they said i had two options. the first option was to -- sorry, was to denounce that i was gay. >> reporter: he's a christian, a volleyball coach and a gay man. >> i said, you know, basically my dreams of marrying another man would have to just stop. >> reporter: it's his sexuality that's caused him to lose his job at valor christian high school in highland, colorado.
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he said he was told by the leadership at valor to stop being gay or abandon his role as coach. >> i feel like it's a repeat of the 27 years of life where i hated myself. >> reporter: he says he's not angry. >> anger, i've learned, and especially i've taught this to my kids, it's such a valid emotion, but it's useless and worthless. >> reporter: but some parents are. >> as a parent, i'm very disturbed by it. if this can happen to a teacher, i'm afraid that if there's backlash that could go, you know, towards my daughter. >> reporter: a statement from the school says, quote, valor became aware of a facebook post by inoke suggesting that he may not support valor's belief with sexuality and marriage. he requested a separation from the school. inoku said as a meant he will keep loving and leading. >> my main message was to just
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make sure i'm speaking out for those who are silent. i truly do love them and hope especially as a christian school, they did as christ did in the bible, and left those who shunned people and find those who are shunned in order to bring them back. >> the school says he misrepresented some aspects of the situation but did not elaborate, only saying they wish him well with his future endeavors. >> and coming up, could your hot dog habit be trimming years off your life? that's next. > and coming up, co hot dog habit be trimming years off your life? that's next.
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so they can be the greatest force for good in the world? it takes a force . be a force behind the forces. share a message today at force dot uso dot org. so everyone knows hot dogs are a summer staple. >> but could they be shortening your life. will ganss, really? >> i hope not. a new study says that eating one hot dog takes 36 minutes off of your life. does that mean joey chestnut is immortal. is the study wrong? we asked the experts to find out. >> you look like the fourth of july. that makes me want a hot dog real bad.
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>> reporter: not so fast, paulette. a new study suggests eating one hot dog takes 36 minutes off of your life. new research from the university of michigan evaluating more than 5800 foods, ranking them by their nutritional disease burden to humans. a beef hot dog on a bun resulting in 36 minutes lost, largely due to the detrimental effect of processed meat. if that headline stresses you out, imagine what joey chestnut's thinking. >> put down your hot dogs. hello, joey. does he need to be worried that all these hot dogs are taking years and years off of his life? >> i think if you're eating hot dogs in a joey type of way, this could be a turning point in your life to maybe cut back a little bit. if you enjoy hot dogs once in a while, completely fine, everybody wants to have fun foods in their life, and that's part of enjoying eating. >> in competition alone, joey
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has eaten at least 1,094 hot dogs, adding up to 39,384 minutes off of his life, or a little more than 27 days. joey, poking fun at the study, tweeting, interesting. i might need to eat more nuts to get time back. the competitive eating champ has a point there. the same study suggesting that eating foods like salted peanuts, baked salmon and rice with beans are equivalent to adding between 10 and 15 minutes back on to your life. our expert says it's helpful to have actionable digestible numbers to help us in our health journey, but there's only two numbers to keep in mind. >> focus on the number 80/20 when thinking about your diet. 80% of the time try to go for some of those more nutritious foods that i mentioned that can help you extend your life. and 20% of the time, it's okay to go for some of those less nutritious but fun foods, like a hot dog once in a while. >> bottom line, if you're stressing about every single
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bite of food you every single bite of food you put into your body, that stress is going to take time off of your life, too. so enjoy your waffles, mona. >> time's up for me. >> all i heard is yolo, you only live once. go ahead.
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this challenge has racked up more than 15 million views. but people fall painfully. this guy is going to eat it. here it comes. >> but it's the concussed look on his face after he falls. not surprisingly, medical experts advise not taking part in this challenge for obvious reasons, because you probably will end up with a concussion, or lose friends. because that was not -- i don't know. >> you can't spell crate without cte. move over, pizza rat, make way for crab rat. >> wait, what? >> pizza rat skyrocketed to viral fame. you remember. just minding his own business, carrying that slice of pizza down into the subway. >> this time, a rat is dragging what appears to be a dead crab. dragging what appears to be a dead crab.
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>> you're going to hate me, but i came up with som puns here. how shellfish for him not to share his food with his friends. that crab looks heavy. i hope the rat didn't pull a mussel. that's one way to get your daily dose of vitamin sea. it's new york's rat, probably just going to sell the crab at a prawn shop. and finally, maybe he's just dragging the crab to the other tide of the sea. >> oh, i like that. >> i hope i'm not fired. >> no. because you didn't make the other crabs joke. keep going. >> that's it. finally, to a living, breathing, full-body pillow. >> wait, what? >> a philadelphia toddler snuggled up right next to her adorable pooch named chief. >> the mom says the two have always gotten along and are best friends forever. i said it once, i'll say ate million times. we're not worthy of dogs. >> you do say that a lot. i do believe that, as well. wait, it's like babies and dogs for me. >> you grow up to be best
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