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trying to skip town on the first day of her trial. the woman worked as a secretary at a concentration camp and claims she was not aware of the killings that occurred there. but anyone who helped at a camp can be prosecuted as accessory to those murders. despite her age she's being tried in juvenile court because at the time she was under 21 years old. police in wisconsin have released some dramatic video from a shootout. a warning, it is tough to watch. it started when greenfield police tried to make a traffic stop. the driver took off and crashed. that's when the driver opened fire at police through his windshield. one officer was hit. police shot and killed the driver. there are new questions about the death of gabby petito and whereabouts of her fiance, brian laundrie.ag fbi ents paid another visit to his parents' florida home after new information emerged about contacts with police. this morning newly-uncovered police reports are shedding new
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light on the gabby petito case and the search for her fiance brian laundrie. now, according to records obtained by abc news, officers were called to the laundrie family home multiple times before petito was reported missing. police responded to the home twice on september 10th, three times on september 11th, which is the day the family reported her missing. the nature of the calls has not been revealed. petito's father reportedly made all the calls concerned about gabby's whereabouts. laundrie has been missing for two weeks after returning from a trip without gabby. >> can you tell us why you were at the laundrie house? >> reporter: fbi agents returned to the laundrie home yesterday spending time inside the house and inside the camper brian and his parents took on a trip just days before he went missing. the laundrie family attorney says agents collected personal items to, quote, assist the k-9s in their search. >> i would say that the idea that they want to continue with
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a scent dog to find brian is fairly encouraging. that means that perhaps they have a location that they're focusing on that we don't know about, and they wanted a fresh scent to see if in fact the dogs could track this new area that they're potentially searching as we speak. >> police records also show the laundrie family called 911 when tv personality dog the bounty hunter came to their house while searching for brian. coming up, how netflix is outdoing itself again. >> the streaming service's newest, most-watched show around the world, and guess what, it is not even in english. and later the traffic stop that seemed routine at first. you're watching "world news now." something, i wouldn't be here if i thought reverse mortgages took advantage of any american senior, or worse, that it was some way to take your home. learn how homeowners are strategically using a reverse mortgage loan to cover expenses, pay for healthcare, preserve your portfolio, and so much more.
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♪ who do you want me to be ♪ ♪ to make you sleep with me ♪ you know just when you think you've caught up to all the shows, "the crown", "ted lasso." now there's a new obsession. it is sweeping over netflix. >> it never ends. this one could be the biggest obsession ever. our own will ganss is here with more. >> after this show of course. it's called "squid game", it's an extremely violent thriller centered on a vicious survival game. so why are so many people watching it? ♪ ♪ "squid game" is currently netflix's most-watched show in 90 countries around the world. the south korean dystopian horror thriller about a group of people forced to compete to the death for millions of dollars. >> i would describe "squid game" as a little hunger gamesesque but even more violent and more bloody.
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>> it's only been out for two weeks and well on its way to surpassing "bridgerton" as streamed to 82 million accounts as netflix's biggest original series of all time. >> for the first time, you're seeing real appetite for projects from overseas, the kinds of shows that maybe we haven't seen before. there's a unique aspect to that where people are hungry for something new and different. "squid game" is definitely new and different. >> it's easy to understand why people liked "bridgerton", but why are so many people watching a brutal show about a dystopian death game? >> we like to be scared. and it appeals to something in us that helps us to focus on what we're watching. it takes our mind away our stresses.
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although it has horrific components, it also appeals to a part of us that likes to watch horror and likes to be afraid. >> the show taking on another life online. >> "squid game" is the best netflix show of the year, maybe even the last couple of years. >> wracking up 17.8 billion views on tiktok. the show also cementing south korea as a global powerhouse following the success of "parasite" at the oscars. you remember that, and of course bts. back here in the states, you better believe "squid game" costumes are flying off the shelves. >> i'll watch the show, i haven't yet, but i feel like after an episode you have to switch and watch "ted lasso". >> 100%. >> or have nightmares. >> or peppa pig. just take it all away. >> this versus "bridgerton", doesn't seem comparable.
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>> "parasite" was amazing. first, coming up, the world's oldest living man next on "world news now." > first, cog
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e time now for "the mix," and we are starting with the granddaddy of them all, and i'm not talking about the rose bowl. >> a great grandfather in spain has been confirmed by guinness as the world's oldest living man. he is 112 years old and 232 days. born on february 11, 1909, more than three years before the sinking of the titanic. >> so garcia has 14 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, and he of course has a secret to living a long life. it is to be quiet -- live a quiet life and not hurt anyone. great advice. >> pretty simple.
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okay, and check this out. see who was riding shotgun. >> during a routine traffic stop, this is what sheriff deputies found in one person's passenger seat because he was trying to get away with driving with a skeleton in the hov lane. yeah, that doesn't count, maybe on halloween. >> the harris county sheriff's office with the caption that they wished him a bone voyage. polka! ♪ ♪ >> from atlanta, youtube sensation, foxes and fossils. ♪ politics and foreign wars ♪ ♪ all the weather, all the scores ♪ ♪ that's the world news polka ♪ ♪ if you're an insomniac ♪ ♪ and a good night's sleep you lack ♪ ♪ do the world news polka ♪ ♪ it's late at night, you're wide awake and you're not wearing pants ♪ ♪ so grab your "world news now" mug and everybody dance ♪ ♪ have some fun ♪ ♪ be a pal ♪ ♪ every anchor guy and gal ♪
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