WNYW NY-GOOD DAY NEW YORK-7/17/02-Jim Ryan, Lyn Brown

COULD NOT DECIDE ON AND WE LOOKED AT THAT TRIAL AND ABNER HAS STATED CLEARLY THEY WILL COME BACK TO NEW YORK, TESTIFY AT THIS TRIAL BECAUSE IT’S IMPORTANT TO HIM THAT JUSTICE BE DONE SO THAT WHAT HAPPENED TO HIM NOT HAPPEN TO HIS SON OR ANYONE ELSE’S SON >> THANK YOU BOTH FOR JOINING US THIS MORNING APPRECIATE IT BY THE WAY, A LITTLE LATER ON IN THE PROGRAM IN THE NEXT HOUR, WE’LL BE TALKING WITH CHARLES SCHWARZ HE’LL BE HERE LIVE AND WE’LL GET HIS SIDE OF THIS CONTROVERSY RIGHT NOW, MR. PRICE CHECKING THE WEATHER FOR US >> YES, JIM 7:17 70 DEGREES AT THIS POINT AND AS WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE WEATHER PICTURE, TREES ARE BLOOMING, THE SKY IS BLUE AND WE ARE IN FOR A LOVELY DAY 83 DEGREES AT NOONTIME WE’LL HIT A HIGH OF 88 DEGREES TODAY ORIGINALLY WE THOUGHT WE MIGHT GET INTO THE 90’S BUT I THINK WE ARE GOING TO SAVE THAT FOR TOMORROW TEMPERATURES TOMORROW TO 93 DEGREES AND IT LOOKS LIKE WE’RE IN FOR ONE STICKY DAY TOMORROW THE GOOD NEWS IS WE ARE GOING TO COOL DOWN AS WE HEAD INTO THE WEEKEND AND THE STORY IS GOING TO BE A NICE ONE AS WE HEAD INTO SATURDAY AND SUNDAY LOOKS LIKE WE’RE GOING TO CERTAINLY HAVE MANAGEABLE TEMPERATURES AND ANOTHER GREAT BEACH WEEKEND TALK MORE ABOUT THAT IN A COUPLE OF MINUTES JIM, SEND IT BACK YOUR WAY >> THANK YOU, DAVID WHEN WE COME BACK, FRIGHTENING NEWS ABOUT BREAST CANCER AND BLACK WOMEN AND AFTER 30 YEARS, AEROSMITH STILL MAKING MUSIC AND HITTING THE TOP OF THE CHARTS YOU’LL HEAR WHAT KEEPS THEM GOING ♪ HEY ♪ ♪ UGH!, COME ON, FOLKS ♪ ♪ JUST CAN’T GET YA OUTTA MY MIND ♪ ♪ YOU’VE BECOME A SWEET TASTE ♪ ♪ IN MY MOUTH NOW ♪ ♪ AND I KNOW YOU’RE GONNA GROOVE ME, BABY ♪ ♪ COME ON AND… ♪ ♪ GROOVE ME BABY… ♪ Announcer: NOTHING STIRS YOU LIKE THE ORIGINAL ♪ UGH! COME ON ♪ WHEN IT COMES TO ISSUES FACING YOUR VOICE, DATA OR IP NETWORKS, WHY PUT UP WITH 57 POINTS OF ACCOUNTABILITY WHEN YOU CAN HAVE ONE? >> SKYFOX, KAI SIME ON SON HIGH ABOVE THE G.W.B. WHERE THERE ARE OBVIOUS PROBLEMS KAI? >> BIG PROBLEMS UP HERE, JIM ABSOLUTE NIGHTMARE COMING IN FROM NEW JERSEY ACROSS THE HUDSON RIVER WE HAD THREE SEPARATE PROBLEMS COMING OVER FROM NEW JERSEY RIGHT NOW THE FIRST PROBLEM AS I PROBABLY SHOWED YOU A LITTLE BIT EARLIER ON THE EASTBOUND SIDE OF THE CROSS BRONX EXPRESSWAY HEADING INTO WEBSTER AVENUE, THREE TRACTOR-TRAILERS INVOLVED IN AN ACCIDENT THAT’S IN THE PROCESS OF BEING CLEARED WE HAD ANOTHER ACCIDENT COMING OFF THAT UPPER LEVEL OF THE G.W.B. UNDERNEATH THE APARTMENTS THAT BLOCKED THE LEFT LANE THAT’S IN THE PROCESS OF BEING CLEARED NOW AS WELL AND WE ARE ALSO HEARING REPORTS THAT A WOMAN HEADING ACROSS THE BRIDGE FROM NEW JERSEY BACK OVER INTO THE CITY, HER WATER BROKE SHE WAS HEADING ACROSS THE BRIDGE THERE AND POLICE HAD TO ESCORT HER OFF THERE, HOPEFULLY SHE’S ON THE WAY TO A HOSPITAL AND WILL BE A VERY PROUD MOTHER VERY, VERY SOON SO SOME VERY, VERY SERIOUS

DELAYS HERE ON THE G.W.B. COMING OVER FROM THAT 80/95 APPROACH UPPER LEVEL RIGHT NOW, 30 MINUTES 15 FROM THE PALISADES PARKWAY DEFINITELY AVOID THE G.W.B. ALL MORNING LONG LOOKS LIKE THE LINCOLN OR HOLLAND WILL WORK FOR YOU >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH WE’RE TOLD BY ADRIENNE THAT LADY WAS TAKEN TO COLUMBIA PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL AT 168TH STREET AND BROADWAY AND WE CERTAINLY HOPEHAT SHE’S UNDER GOOD CARE ALL RIGHT ERNABEL TAKING A WALKING TOUR DOWNTOWN ERNABEL? >> THAT’S RIGHT, JIM YOU KNOW A LOT OF FOLKS DON’T TAKE ADVANTAGE OF NEW YORK CITY AND THERE’S SO MUCH TO LEARN HERE AND WALKING TOURS ARE THE BEST WAY TO LEARN THE HISTORY OF NEW YORK WELL, JOINING US THIS MORNING IS SETH CAMPBELL, THE FOUNDER OF “BIG ONION TOURS” BECAUSE BIG ONION IS ABOUT PEELING AWAY AND LEARNING MORE ABOUT NEW YORK CITY THEY HAVE JUST WRITTEN A BOOK CALLED “THE BIG ONION GUIDE TO NEW YORK CITY, 10 HISTORIC TOURS.” AND TODAY, SETH WILL GIVE US A HISTORIC TOUR OF THE LOWER EAST SIDE THE EAST VILLAGE TO BE SPECIFIC AND WE’RE GOING TO START WITH THE BUILDING NOT THE STARBUCKS ACROSS THE STREET BUILT IN 1999 BUT THE BUILDING ACROSS THE STREET FROM THERE, THE COOPER UNION BUILDING WHICH IS NOW A BIG, VERY PRESTIGIOUS ENGINEERING SCHOOL BUT BUILT IN 1854 AND A LOT OF HISTORY BEHIND THIS BUILDING >> COOPER UNION IS INCREDIBLE IT’S NOT ONLY ONE OF THE BEST UNIVERSITIES IN NEW YORK CITY BUT PETER COOPER DESIGNED IT TO ADVANCE ART AND SCIENCES ENGINEERING, ARCHITECTURE, THINGS YOU CAN ACTUALLY DO WITH YOUR HANDS AND IMPROVE THE WORLD WE LIVE IN IT’S AN INCREDIBLE SCHOOL EVERY PRESIDENT FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN TO WOODROW WILSON SPOKE HERE AND GAVE SOME SORT OF SPEECH WE HAD A LITTLE BREAK, AND THE NEXT PRESIDENT TO SPEAK HERE WAS BILL CLINTON >> THE FIRST PRESIDENT TO SPEAK THERE, ABRAHAM LINCOLN MADE HIS FAMOUS SLAVERY SPEECH IN COOPER UNION, RIGHT? >> RIGHT IT’S CONSIDERED THE FIRST TIME THAT HE REALLY GALVANIZED HIS ARGUMENTS ABOUT THE UNION AND ANTI-SLAVERY SPEECH >> OK AND RIGHT — A COUPLE OF BLOCKS AWAY FROM WHERE WE’RE STANDING NOW ACROSS THE STREET THERE IS BOWERY AND ALL KINDS OF PEOPLE, ALL KINDS OF ANSWERS TO THE QUESTION, WHERE DID BOWERY COME FROM, THE NAME OF THE STREET YOU HAVE THE ANSWER FOR US >> THE BOWERY WAS ORIGINALLY BOAWRE >> DOES THAT WHY PEOPLE THINK IT MEANS BEER? >> PROBABLY IT WAS THE ROAD THAT CONNECTED WHERE WE ARE WHICH IS FARM LAND TO THE CITY DOWN BELOW WALL STREET SO IT WAS A COUNTRY LANE THAT ULTIMATELY BECOMES A HIGHWAY THAT GOES ALL THE WAY TO BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS >> REALLY, BOWERY WAS THE FIRST OFFICIAL HIGHWAY IN THE COUNTRY >> IT COULD BE SAID, YEAH, ABSOLUTELY >> WE’LL TAKE A WALK HERE TO STUYVESANT STREET AND IT HAS A VERY SIGNIFICANT HISTORY TO IT, TOO WHY IS THIS STREET, SETH, ANGLED? >> WELL, IT’S FUNNY A LOT OF PEOPLE THINK OUR STREETS ARE REALLY RUNNING EAST-WEST THEY AREN’T STUYVESANT STREET IS RIGHT ON THE EAST-WEST ON A COMPASS THIS WAS THE DRIVEWAY LITERALLY FROM PETER STUYVESANT’S HOUSE TO THE BOWERY TO GET HIM DOWNTOWN HE USED A COMPASS TO LAY OUT THE STREET AS SORT OF A REMINDER THAT EAST-WEST IS NOT EAST-WEST IN NEW YORK BUT THIS IS >> IF YOU EVER GET LOST, YOU KNOW YOU’RE GOING EAST IF YOU GO DOWN HERE >> IF YOU HIT THE WATER, YEAH >> YOU’LL GIVE US SOME MORE TIPS AND MORE INTERESTING FACT ABOUT THE EAST VILLAGE AND ALSO, I HAVE AN INTERESTING FACT FOR YOU TWO BLOCKS AWAY, TOMPKINS SQUARE PARK, 1967 WHO PLAYED THEIR FIRST CONCERT THERE? IN NEW YORK CITY? >> 19 67 — I WAS 1 THEN SO I WASN’T THERE BUT WHO WAS IT? >> IT WAS THE GRATEFUL DEAD SEE, THAT’S SORT OF MODERN POP THAT’S THANKS TO DAVE STALIG, MY CAMERAMAN THIS MORNING WE’LL LEARN ABOUT THE BIG ONION TOURS AND LEARN A LITTLE MORE ABOUT THE EAST VILLAGE >> GREAT, THANKS >> BACK TO YOU >> GO AHEAD >> WHAT? >> YOU JUST SAID THANKS TO DAVE STALIG, MY THIRD MAN THIS MORNING WOULD YOU LIKE TO QUALIFY THAT? >> DAVE IS THE OFFICIAL THIRD MAN HE IS THE GUY WHO MIKES ME UP AND HE’S THE GUY WHO HOLDS OUR WIRES, SEE THE BIG CABLES HERE THERE HE IS >> GOTCHA THUS THE TERM, MY THIRD MAN THIS MORNING >> SHE JUST — I THINK SHE JUST — >> THIRD MAN IN THE CREW >> PHOTOGRAPHER, A GUY IN THE TRUCK AND THE THIRD MAN >> WE GOT IT >> SUCCESSFULLY SELLING HER REPUTATION >> I GOT AN ISSUE WITH YOU, BY THE WAY >> WHY? >> YOU STARTED TELLING PEOPLE THAT I DATED THIS WOMAN FOR THREE MONTHS AND NEVER LAID A HAND ON HER AND NOW PEOPLE ARE WRITING IN WITH PITY NOTES >> FOR THE WOMAN? >> NO LISTEN TO THIS — FROM TARA GRANDER — >> OK, DAVE WE HAVE TO GO MORE ABOUT THAT LATER JUST — WHEN YOU’RE WITH A WOMAN — >> DON’T WORRY, SOME DAY YOU’LL GET BOOTY >> AFTER THE THIRD — AFTER THE THIRD MONTH, SHE MIGHT EXPECT AT LEAST A PECK ON THE CHEEK COMING UP, BREAST CAER AND AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN WE’LL TELL YOU WHY THERE’S A LOT OF CAUSE FOR CONCERN AND AEROSMITH BACK ON TOUR AND BACK ON COME ON, COME ON

YEAH, I’M STILL IN THE CAR 10 MINUTES, AN HOUR I’VE GOT NO IDEA [ SIGHS ] THIS IS RIDICULOUS [ HORN HONKS ] CAN’T WAIT TO GET YOUR NEW JETTA? WITH OFFERS LIKE THIS, WHY WOULD YOU? SERITY INTRODUCING THE BOUNCE TICKET ♪ A-COME ON, YEAH ♪ BOUNCE BETWEEN BUSCH GARDENS WILLIAMSBURG AND WATER COUNTRY USA GET 2, 3 OR 4 DAYS OF 2 GREAT PARKS, PLUS ACCOMMODATIONS AS MANY TIMES AS YOU WANT, EVEN DURING THE SAME DAY ♪ OW ♪♪ SO CALL BUSCH GARDENS VACATIONS AND GET YOUR BOUNCE TICKET PACKAGE TODAY BECAUSE IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT GETTING AWAY, IT’S ABOUT GETTING TOGETHER >> WELCOME BACK TO “GOOD DAY NEW YORK.” I’M JIM RYAN HERE WITH THE GANG 70 DEGREES UNDER MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES MR. PRICE CANNOT GET ANYTHING EXCEPT A STEAMY FORECAST MORE ABOUT THAT LATER FIRST, THOUGH, LYN BROWN THE GREATEST WITH THE LATEST >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH, JIM OUR TOP STORY RIGHT NOW, AUTHORITIES NOW SAY THAT A BODY DISCOVERED IN A WOODED AREA IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA IS LIKELY THAT OF A MISSING 5-YEAR-OLD GIRL SAMANTHA RUNNION WAS SNATCHED FROM RIGHT IN FRONT OF HER HOME YESTERDAY IN CALIFORNIA THIS MORNING, POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR A HISPANIC MAN IN HIS 20’S HER BODY WAS FOUND 75 MILES AWAY IN RIVERSIDE COUNTY HOURS EARLIER, SAMANTHA’S MOTHER MADE A FRANTIC PLEA TO HER ABDUCTOR >> WE LOVE YOU, PLEASE LET HER GO! SHE IS SUCH A SWEET CHILD WE DON’T WANT VENGEANCE WE JUST WANT OUR BABY BACK PLEASE! >> SAMANTHA WAS PLAYING WITH ANOTHER GIRL WHEN SHE WAS KIDNAPPED POLICE SAY THE MAN GOT HER TO COME WITH HIM BY ASKING FOR HELP SEARCHING FOR HIS LOST PUPPY THERE IS NOW PROOF THAT THE PILOT FLYING THE SMALL PLANE CARRYING ALLEYAH AND EIGHT OTHERS HAD DRUGS AND ALCOHOL IN HIS SYSTEM WHEN THE PLANE WENT DOWN AVIATION OFFICIALS IN THE BAHAMAS REASED AUTOPSY RESULTS ON ANTONIO MORALES WHICH SHOW COCAINE IN HIS URINE AND TRACES OF ALCOHOL IN HIS STOMACH THE CESSNA CRASHED DURING TAKEOFF LAST AUGUST KILLING EVERYONE ON BOARD BASKETBALL SUPERSTAR ALLEN IVERSON IS BACK HOME THIS MORNING THE 76ERS POINT GUARD WAS RELEASED FROM JAIL YESTERDAY FOLLOWING A QUICK APPEARANCE BEFORE A JUDGE HE SPENT ABOUT 11 HOURS IN POLICE CUSTODY HE TURNED HIMSELF IN ON CHARGES THAT HE BARGED INTO A RELATIVE’S APARTMENT WITH A GUN LOOKING FOR HIS WIFE HE WAS FREED ON $10,000 BAIL IVERSON IS DUE BACK IN COURT ON MONDAY IN HIS WILL, TED WILLIAMS LEFT INSTRUCTIONS THAT UPON HIS DEATH, THERE WOULD BE NO FUNERAL AND THAT HIS BODY WOULD BE CREMATED BUT A FRIEND SAYS IN THE DAYS BEFORE THE HALL OF FAMER DIED, HE WARMED TO THE IDEA OF FREEZING HIS BODY

THE SLUGGER’S SON JOHN HENRY HAD HIS FATHER’S BODY FROZEN AT A LAB IN ARIZONA THE FAMILY FEUD HAS ENSUED NOW LAWYERS FOR ALL INVOLVED SAY THE CASE WILL PROBABLY END UP IN COURT FOR A JUDGE TO DECIDE WHAT HAPPENS NEXT FINALLY, TIGER WOODS IS ON THE PROWL LOOKING FOR ANOTHER WIN IN A MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIP THE BRITISH OPEN BEGINS TOMORROW IN SCOTLAND TIGER LIKES HIS CHANCES >> YOU HAVE TO PLAY WELL I MEAN, IT’S NOT EASY PEOPLE MAKE IT LIKE IT’S AN EASY THING TO DO AND IT’S NOT YOU HAVE TO GO OUT THERE AND HAVE YOUR GAME PEAK AT THE RIGHT TIME AND YOU NEED TO GET SOME GREAT BREAKS >> TIGER HAS WON THE MASTERS AND THE U.S. OPEN SO FAR IN HIS QUEST FOR GOLF’S GRAND SLAM AND THAT IS THE LATEST FROM FOX 5 NEWS YOU KNOW WHAT? IF YOU LOOK AT THE BACK PAGE OF THE PAPER THIS MORNING, HE’S GOT A LITTLE CONTROVERSY GOING ON, MR. WOODS, TALKING ABOUT PLAYING AT AUGUSTA AND THAT THEY HAVE THE RIGHT TO BAN WOMEN I’M SURE WE’LL HEAR A LOT MORE ABOUT THAT >> I’M SURE WE WILL >> YEAH >> NOW OUR GRAND HAM WITH THE WEATHER >> OUR GRAND HAM >> THAT’S VERY GOOD >> I’M SORRY, I LAUGHED BUT I LIKED THAT THAT’S CUTE >> A LITTLE LOOK INTO THE SECRETS OF “GOOD DAY NEW YORK.” DURING COMMERCIAL BREAK USUALLY JIM REGALES EVERYONE WITH HIS TREMENDOUS SENSE OF HUMOR AND TYPICALLY REPEATS JOKES THAT WE HAVE HEARD WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, HE’S ON LIKE A SIX TO 12 MONTH CYCLE YOU CONSTANTLY LAUGH AT THE SAME JOKES WE’VE HEARD MONTH AFTER MONTH AFTER MONTH AFTER MONTH I JUST WANT TO KNOW WHY? >> WHAT’S WRONG WITH THAT? >> I WANT TO KNOW WHY >> SAME REASON YOU LAUGH AT JOKES THAT YOU HEAR OVER AND OVER AGAIN >> WELL, HE LAUGHS AT JOKES — SOME JOKES HE LAUGHS AT SOME JOKES HE DOESN’T IT DEPENDS ON WHETHER HE TELLS THEM OR NOT >> 7:34 RIGHT NOW >> DIDN’T WORK, DAVE >> LET’S WALK OVER TO THE WEATHER WALL >> AND SEE WHAT — NO ONE, WE LOVE LYN LET’S SEE WHAT’S HAPPENING RIGHT NOW >> SHE’S THE ONLY ONE LET’S — >> I HEARD >> IT’S NOT TRUE >> WHAT’S NOT TRUE? >> JIM MADE A BIG ISSUE THE OTHER DAY WHEN I WASN’T EVEN ON THE GROUND TO DEFEND MYSELF THAT I DATED THIS WOMAN FOR THREE MONTHS AND DIDN’T TOUCH HER ALL I’M SAYING IS THAT IF I’M INTERESTED IN SOMEONE, I WILL CERTAINLY TOUCH THEM AND AS MY PARENTS SAID TO ME ON THE PHONE IN A CALL OF SUPPORT SHORTLY AFTER THAT SHOW, IF YOU’RE NOT INTERESTED IN SOMEONE, THERE’S NOTHING WRONG WITH NOT TOUCHING THEM AND IF YOU’RE INTERESTED, YOU CAN TOUCH THEM A LITTLE >> SO YOU GO OUT FOR A WOMEN WITH THREE MONTHS BECAUSE YOU’RE NOT INTERESTED >> I DIDN’T GO OUT WITH HER FOR THREE MONTHS AND WHAT IS THE TERM GO OUT WITH HER EVERY FOR YOU WEEKS, I BOUGHT DINNER >> STOP BEING SO DEFENSIVE HE’S JUST JOKING >> LET’S WALK OVER TO THE WEATHER WALL RIGHT NOW >> MORE THAN YOU DID FOR ME >> YOU KNOW YOU SAID I WOULDN’T TOUCH YOU OH, MY GOD 7:35 70 DEGREES OUTSIDE WHERE IS THIS PICTURE? CAN WE FIND OUT? >> GREENWICH VILLAGE >> JUST WANT TO CRAWL UP AND GO HOME >> MCDONALD’S, EVERYBODY RON, GET THE BUS! COME ON, HURRY UP WE BEGIN OUR DAY TOGETHER AT 7:35 70 DEGREES OUT THERE MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES 76% HUMIDITY WE HAVE CALM WINDS AND A STEADY BAROMETER AT 30.03 LET’S TAKE A LOOK AT THE MAPS AND SEE WHAT’S HAPPENING 66 DEGREES IN WHITE PLAINS 60 AT THE PRICE FAMILY HEADQUARTERS IN POTOWN 61 IN MORRISTOWN 71 AT NEWARK AND LET’S SEE, 63 IN ISLIP AND 60 IN WHITE PLAINS SUNSET AT 8:25 AND THAT WILL BE AFTER WE HAVE SOME AFTERNOON WINDS OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST WARMING THINGS UP INTO THE UPPER 80’S A LITTLE BIT ABOVE OUR NORM THE HEAT WILL BUILD, THOUGH, AS WE HEAD INTO TOMORROW, THAT’S WHEN THE HOT STUFF REALLY ARRIVES RIGHT NOW, LOTS OF SUNSHINE MAYBE SOME CLOUDS ROLLING IN AND LATE IN THE AFTERNOON, WE COULD SEE A STRAY SHOWER IN THE WEST TO THE WEST OF THE CITY BUT WE’LL WATCH IT, BIG QUESTION MARK AT THIS POINT, ALL THAT WARM AIR IS GOING TO COME UP FROM THE SOUTH INTO TOMORROW AND IT LOOKS LIKE AS WE HEAD INTO THURSDAY, IT’S GOING TO BE A REAL ROUGH GO HERE’S HOW THINGS ARE TAKING SHAPE THE HOT AIR IS GOING TO MOVE IN AS WE HEAD INTO THE REST OF THE DAY, A LITTLE BIT OF A WARMUP TOMORROW, LOTS OF A WARMUP AND THEN A COLD FRONT WILL SINK DOWN THAT WILL HELP US OUT AND COOL US OFF INTO THE WEEKEND IT SHOULD BE VERY PLEASANT SHOWERS IN THE DAKOTAS AND UP THROUGH MONTANA, DOWN IN TEXAS AND INTO PORTIONS OF ARKANSAS AND OKLAHOMA, LOUISIANA, ETC., ETC IF YOU’RE TRAVELING, YOPPING THERE SHOULD BE MANY TROUBLE SPOTS AROUND THE COUNTRY AT ALL AT ANY OF THE MAJOR HUBS FOR US, NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY, CONNECTICUT, PENNSYLVANIA, LOW LEVELS OF TREE POLLEN HERE IN CENTRAL PARK LOW LEVELS OF GRASS POLLEN MOLD SPORES ON THE HIGH SIDE TEMPERATURE TO 88 TALKED ABOUT IT LOTS OF SUNSHINE SOUTHWEST WINDS FIVE TO 10 MILES PER HOUR INTO TONIGHT, DOWN TO 76 STILL PRETTY NICE OUT PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES, 70 TO 75 IN

THE SUBURBS AND THE FIVE-DAY FORECAST, AGAIN, TOMORROW ROUGH STUFF COULD SEE SOME AFTERNOON THUNDERSHOWERS WOULDN’T BE SURPRISED IF SOME OF THOSE SCATTERED T-STORMS WERE STRONG 83 ON FRIDAY YOU CAN SEE THE RESULTS OF A COLD FRONT 80 ON SATURDAY A LITTLE MORE CLOUD COVER ESPECIALLY DURING THE MORNING IT SHOULD BE COMFORTABLE AT 86 SUNDAY MONDAY, 87 7:37 RIGHT NOW 70 DEGREES DECENT WEEKEND AHEAD, AGAIN BUT WE COULD USE THE RAIN IT’S BEEN A DRY MONTH SO FAR LET’S SEND IT ON OVER NOT JUST MY SOCIAL LIFE BUT WEATHERWISE >> WE NEED THE RAIN MILAN IS TURNING BROWN QUEENS BUS DRIVERS ARE STILL ON STRIKE WE’LL CHECK OUT THE KOZ BRIDGE RIGHT NOW ON THE INBOUND SIDE, TRAFFIC MOVING TO YOUR RIGHT NOT TOO BAD WE HAVE A PROBLEM ON THE OUTBOUND SIDE OF THE GOWANUS-B.Q.E. COMBO ACCIDENT AT THE PROSPECT INBOUND DELAYS ARE FROM THE BELT TO THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE GOING TO WALK OVER TO THE LINCOLN AND RUN DOWN THE HUDSON RIVER CROSSINGS LINCOLN IS A 20 MINUTE DELAY INTO THE CITY HOLLAND, FIVE OR LESS AND CHOPPER IS LANDING THAT’S DEFINITELY THE WAY TO GO THIS MORNING BECAUSE THE GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE IS JUST A NIGHTMARE LET’S GO TO THE MAPS INBOUND, UPPER LEVEL, GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE, SUBJECT TO CLOSURE NUMEROUS ACCIDENTS ON THE BRIDGE AND THE CROSS BRONX IT’S GOING TO BE OVER AN HOUR AS THEY REOPEN THE BRIDGE UPSTAIRS THOSE DELAYS ARE GROWING CLOSURES DOWNSTAIRS AS WELL AGAIN, THE LINCOLN OR HOLLAND IS THE WAY TO GO WESTBOUND CROSS BRONX, PRETTY MUCH END TO END VERY, VERY HEAVY EASTBOUND GRAND CENTRAL HEAVY 188TH TO THE CLEARVIEW ACCIDENT HAS BEEN CLEARED WESTBOUND, THERE’S A STALL AT JEWEL AVENUE DELAYS FROM THE NASSAU COUNTY LINE EXITS 22 TO 24 WITH AN ACCIDENT EASTBOUND L.I.E. AT WILLIS AVENUE, ANOTHER ACCIDENT THERE AND IF YOU’RE MAKING YOUR WAY NORTHBOUND ON THE NEW ENGLAND THRUWAY, PROBLEMS BY EXIT 18 YESTERDAY, WE HAD AN ACCIDENT IN THE SAME SPOT THAT CAUSED A THREE-MILE DELAY GIVE YOURSELF SOME EXTRA TIME ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE IN EFFECT BACK TO YOU >> THANK YOU, ADRIENNE THERE’S A PARTICULAR PROBLEM THAT AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN HAVE WITH BREAST CANCER HERE NOW, LYN BROWN TO TALK ABOUT THAT LYN? >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH, JIM IMPORTANT STORY THIS MORNING ABOUT BREAST CANCER RESEARCHERS TELL US THAT BLACK WOMEN DIAGNOSED WITH BREAST CANCER ARE LESS LIKELY TO REACH THE FIVE-YEAR SURVIVAL RATE WHEN COMPARED WITH THEIR WHITE COUNTERPARTS WHILE REASONS FOR THIS REMAIN INCONCLUSIVE, SOME EXPERTS SAY AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN ARE DIAGNOSED WITH MUCH MORE AGGRESSIVE CANCER AT AN EARLIER AGE >> AT THE TIME, I WAS 33 YEARS OLD I WAS ON A TRIP IN SAN FRANCISCO AND I DID A SELF-CHECK AND FELT A LUMP AND, YOU KNOW, I TOLD A COUPLE OF FRIENDS THEY TOLD ME, YOU KNOW, GO SEE A DOCTOR >> KIMBERLY MADE AN APPOINTMENT TO SEE HER DOCTOR BUT WAS TOLD TO COME BACK IN A FEW MONTHS BECAUSE HER LUMP MAY ONLY BE A CYST >> I VISITED ONE DOCTOR WHO SAID BECAUSE OF MY AGE AND MY FAMILY BACKGROUND, THAT IT PROBABLY WAS A CYST IT WAS PROBABLY NOTHING AND SO IN MY MIND, I THOUGHT THIS IS A DOCTOR TELLING ME IT’S NOTHING OK THE NEXT DAY WHICH WAS JULY 7TH, I WENT TO SEE MY HAIRDRESSER AND, YOU KNOW, HE ASKED ME WHAT — HOW ARE THINGS GOING? AND I TOLD HIM IT’S PROBABLY NOTHING HE SAID I THINK YOU NEED A SECOND OPINION SO HAD THE MAMMOGRAM AND ABOUT AN HOUR, HOUR AND A HALF LATER, IT WAS SHOWN THAT IT WAS, YOU KNOW, A TUMOR AND I HAD BREAST CANCER >> KIMBERLY’S STORY IS ONE OF MANY THIS WOMAN SAYS BREAST CANCER AMONG BLACK WOMEN OFTEN OCCURS UNDER AGE 40 AND SOMETIMES EVEN UNDER 25 >> WOMEN WHO HAVE — WHO HAVE EARLIER ONSET BREAST CANCER HAVE MORE — MORE AGGRESSIVE CANCER THAN WOMEN WHO ARE PRESENTED AT A LATER AGE WOMEN, AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN TEND TO HAVE ESTROGEN RECEPTOR NEGATIVE CANCER WHICH MEANS THERE ARE FEWER TREATMENT OPTIONS >> WHILE UNDERSTANDING WHY BREAST CANCER SEEMS TO BE MORE AGGRESSIVE IN AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN IS KEY, ACCORDING TO THIS BREAST CANCER SPECIALIST, UNDERSTANDING WHY BREAST CANCER IS NOT BEING DIAGNOSED AT ITS EARLIER STAGES IS ALSO ESSENTIAL TO THE SURVIVAL RATE >> IT RELATES TO, YOU KNOW, AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN, PERHAPS, NOT GETTING MAMMOGRAMS AS FREQUENTLY AS THEY SHOULD AND THAT RELATES BACK TO MISTRUST OF THE MEDICAL TO HEALTH CARE OR LACK OF HEALTH INSURANCE THAT PRECLUDES MANY AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN FROM BEING ABLE TO OBTAIN, YOU KNOW, THEIR ANNUAL MAMMOGRAMS AND SEEK THE CARE THAT THEY NEED >> AND THERE MAY BE SOME WOMEN WHO HAVE HAD A MAMMOGRAM AND ARE NOT SATISFIED WITH THE DIAGNOSIS DR. PETERSON SUGGESTS YOU SEEK A SECOND OPINION >> EVEN IF YOU LIKE THAT PHYSICIAN AND YOU JUST WANT TO BE ABSOLUTELY SURE THAT THE INFORMATION THAT’S BEING TOLD TO YOU IS CORRECT, IT’S OK TO GET A SECOND OPINION BECAUSE IF YOU’RE EMPOWERED WITH THAT INFORMATION AND YOU FEEL COMFORTABLE WITH THE PERSON THAT’S TAKING CARE OF YOU, MORE OFTEN YOU’RE GOING TO

DO BETTER >> SAD TO SAY BUT YES, THEY, YOU KNOW, TAKE THAT OPINION BECAUSE THEY THINK LIKE I DID IN THE BEGINNING BECAUSE IT’S A DOCTOR, HE KNOWS EVERYTHING AND, YOU KNOW, DOCTORS ARE HUMAN THEY MAKE MISTAKES >> KIMBERLY IS NOW A TWO-YEAR BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR AND ALSO A FLIGHT ATTENDANT WHO SHARES HER STORY WITH PASSENGERS EVERY CHANCE SHE GETS IF YOU’D LIKE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN AND BREAST CANCER, YOU CAN LOG TO ON OUR WEB SITE AT FOX5NY.COM AND I’D JUST LIKE TO MENTION IN THAT PIECE YOU NOTICE SHE SAYS I WENT TO THE BEAUTY PARLOR AND WAS TALK TO GO MY HAIRDRESSER MY HAIRDRESSER SAID “GET A SECOND OPINION.” AND A LOT OF PROGRAMS GO INTO BEAUTY PARLORS AND OTHER PLACES IN THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY LIKE CHURCHES BECAUSE PEOPLE TALK, IT’S A CENTER AND IT’S GOOD TO GET THAT INFORMATION OUT THERE >> TERRIFIC AND ONCE AGAIN, FOR VARIOUS REASONS ONE OF THE FACTORS IS EARLY DETECTION THAT’S RIGHT >> AND GOT TO GET THOSE MAMMOGRAMS ALL RIGHT, LYN, THANK YOU VERY MUCH >> YOU’RE WELCOME >> UP NEXT, “SEX IN THE CITY” FUNNYMAN AND WE’LL TAKE YOU TO A FUZZY NEW NEIGHBORHOOD DOWNTOWN THAT FEATURES THE BEST THAT JAPAN HAS TO OFFER FIRST, THOUGH, TAKE A LOOK AT YOUR DODGE COMMUTER FORECAST >> TODAY WOULD BE WEDNESDAY, THE DAY FOR THE WEDNESDAY WAVE SO LET’S HEAD UP TO KAI SIMONSON, KAI? >> WELL, GOOD MORNING TO YOU, JIM THAT’S RIGHT, IT IS TIME FOR THE WEDNESDAY WAVE AND WE ARE OVER FOREST PARK, QUEENS THIS MORNING, OUR FRIENDS AT THE CIRCUS HAVE SO GRACIOUSLY COME OUT THIS MORNING TO SAY HELLO TO US TONIGHT IS OPENING NIGHT HERE AT FOREST PARK FOR THE CIRCUS IT’S THE 14TH YEAR IN A ROW THEY’VE VISITED THE NEW YORK AREA YOU CAN SEE SOME OF THE PLAYERS DOWN THERE IN THE PARKING LOT THIS IS ACTUALLY WHERE THE BIG TOP IS GOING TO BE SET UP HERE JUST ON THE SOUTHEAST SIDE OF FOREST PARK ITSELF NOW, I LEARNED A COUPLE OF THINGS ABOUT THIS CIRCUS THIS PAST WEEK TALKING TO MY FRIEND CHUCK WARNER, HE IS WITH PUBLIC RELATIONS FOR THE CIRCUS IT’S THE OLDEST TRAVELING CIRCUS IN THE NATION THEY’VE BEEN DOING THIS SINCE AROUND 1880 AND IT’S ALSO THE LARGEST CIRCUS PERFORMING UNDER THE BIG TOP THAT SHOULD BE A REAL GREAT SHOW TO GO OUT AND SEE THEY’LL BE HERE AT FOREST PARK UNTIL SUNDAY AND THEN THEY’LL MOVE OVER TO STATEN ISLAND AND BROOKLYN UNTIL JULY 28TH AND AFTER THAT, THEY’LL HEAD TO LONG ISLAND AND THEN SOUTH JERSEY SO PLENTY OF OPPORTUNITIES TO COME OUT HERE AND SEE THE CIRCUS THIS WEEK AND THE COMING WEEKS IN THE NEW YORK AREA IF YOU NEED TICKETS, YOU CAN CHECK OUT TICKETS.COM AND ALSO

TICKETS WILL BE ON SALE AT THE EVENT BEGINNING EVERY DAY AT 10:00 A.M DON’T FORGET THESE GUYS CERTAINLY WOULD NOT IF YOU’D LIKE TO BE PART OF THE WEDNESDAY WAVE, YOU CAN E-MAIL ME, KAI SIMONSON AT WEDNESDAY WAVE AT AOL.COM THAT’S IT BACK TO YOU GUYS >> ALL RIGHT, KAI GOOD LUCK, YOU GUYS >> I CAN SEE THAT >> NAME ME FIVE ENTITIES IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK NAMED AFTER PRESIDENTS >> OK WASHINGTON SQUARE PARK >> ONE >> WE HAVE LINCOLN CENTER >> TWO >> WE HAVE THE CLINTON SECTION OF — >> NO >> THAT’S GOOD >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH OK WASHINGTON, LINCOLN, WE HAVE THE KENNEDY AIRPORT >> THREE >> YOU DIDN’T EVEN THINK ABOUT THAT YOU WERE ABOUT TO DO THAT AGAIN >> KENNEDY WE HAVE, LET’S SEE, THE EISENHOWER EXPRESSWAY IS IN CHICAGO WE HAVE EISENHOWER LINCOLN, HOLD ON JUST A SECOND WHO ARE SOME OTHER PRESIDENTS? WE HAVE FORD, WE HAVE THE ROOSEVELT, F.D.R. DRIVE AND FOR NUMBER FIVE, DRUM ROLL, PLEASE NUMBER FIVE? >> WHAT DOES THE F.D.R. DRIVE GO PAST? >> THE RIVER >> WHAT’S IN THE MIDDLE OF THE RIVER? >> WATER >> ROOSEVELT ISLAND, YOU BONE HEAD, OF COURSE >> OK, HAVING SUCCESSFULLY GOTTEN HIS WAY THROUGH THAT LITTLE RIDDLE, DAVE NOW HAS LOONEY NEWS >> DO WE HAVE THE LOONEY NEWS MUSIC? DO I HAVE TO DO THIS? >> WHILE YOU’RE DOING THAT, I’LL TELL YOU WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DATE IN HISTORY >> YOU KNOW WHAT? I’M NOT DOING THIS STUPID THING ANYMORE >> IN 1917, THE BRITISH ROYAL FAMILY ADOPTED THE NAME WINDSOR IT HAD BEEN UP TO THAT TIME BATTENBERG AND THEY SPOKE GERMAN >> INTERESTING >> YOU WOULD BE INTERESTED IN THIS IN 1938, AVIATOR DOUGLAS CORRIGAN TOOK OFF FROM NEW YORK AND THOUGHT HE WAS HEADING FOR CALIFORNIA BUT WOUND UP IN IRELAND THEREFORE, HE WAS CALLED — >> GUINESS? >> WRONG WAY CORRIGAN 1945, PRESIDENT TRUMAN, JOE SEFF STALIN AND WINSTON CHURCHHILL BEGAN MEETING AT — >> THE F.D.R. DRIVE >> POTTSDAM AND FIVE YEARS AGO TOY, WOOLWORTH’S CLOSED THEIR FIVE AND DIME STORES >> BIRTHDAYS TODAY? >> ART LINKLETTER IS — >> OH, MY GOD 100 >> 90 >> PHYLLIS DILLER IS? >> 93 >> 85 >> DONALD SUTHERLAND, KEIFER’S DAD >> HE IS 69 >> HE IS 67 >> DIANE CARROLL? >> DIANE CARROLL IS AGELESS >> 60 >> 65 >> AGELESS OR I DON’T KNOW >> EXACTLY >> SPENCER DAVIS SPENCER DAVIS IS? >> I DON’T KNOW 55 >> HE’S 60 BIG 6-0 LUCY ARNAZ >> WHO CARES? >> SHE’S 58 >> DAVID HASSELHOFF >> IN REHAB >> CHECKED HIMSELF IN >> HOW OLD IS HE? 48, 50? >> HITS THE BIG 5-0 >> YEAH, HE’S AT THE BETTY FORD CENTER >> AND SO IS PHOEBE SNOW >> SHE’S NOT AT THE BETTY FORD CENTER READY TO HIT THE BIG 5-0 >> READY FOR LOONEY NEWS? THEY ASKED ME TO DO THIS, SCOTT OUR EXECUTIVE PRODUCER IS SITTING AT HOME RIGHT NOW GOING, WHEN ARE THEY GOING TO DO THE LOONEY NEWS? LOONEY NEWS? YEAH IT’S COMING UP >> BAD, BAD, BAD! >> GOING TO BE REALLY BIG >> WHEN WE COME BACK, AEROSMITH HITS THE ROAD, HOW THIS BAND KEEPS GOING AFTER 30 YEARS TOGETHER AND WE’LL MEET “SEX AND TRYING TO FIND OUT WHAT’S AHEAD FOR THE GIRL IN THE NEXT SEASON >> WHY WOULD THEY HAVE JUDY

COLLINS AND GO TO AEROSMITH? >> I’M NOT EXACTLY SURE, JIM >> ACTUALLY I HAVE TO SHARE SOMETHING FIRST BECAUSE DAVE TENDS TO BRING SOME THINGS UP AS WE’RE COMING BACK FROM COMMERCIAL WHEN WE HAVE NO TIME TO DISCUSS THINGS AS WE DO DURING THE COMMERCIAL BREAK AS JUDY COLLINS SO LOVELY IS PLAYING IN THE BACKGROUND, HE SAYS, DOES HER DOG GO TO THE BATHROOM, YOU KNOW, EVERY MORNING BEFORE YOU COME IN? WE HAD 10 SECTIONS LEFT >> I KNOW >> SIMPLE YES AND NO WOULD HAVE DONE I WAS CURIOUS >> THERE’S CONTEXT TO THIS >> I’M SORRY >> AEROSMITH >> AEROSMITH JIM, WE KNOW THESE GUYS HAVE HAD THEIR BREAKUPS AND MAKE-UP, THEY’VE BEEN TO REHAB AND BACK AND WON THE BIGGEST AWARDS IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY NOW, AFTER 30 YEARS TOGETHER, AEROSMITH PROVES THEY CAN MY THAN THREE DECADES >> WE’VE BEEN AROUND SO LONG, WE CAN’T WAIT TO DO SOMETHING A LITTLE BIT DIFFERENT THAN THE LAST THING WE DID MUSIC VIDEO, “THE TIMELY GIRLS OF SUMMER.” >> ♪ SOME GIRLS HAVE ALL ♪ >> SONG IS ONE OF TWO NEW CUTS ON “OH YEAH, ULTIMATE AEROSMITH HITS” THAT DIE BUED NUMBER FOUR ON THE ALBUM CHART THE OTHER 24 SONGS CHART TOPPERS FROM WAY BACK WHEN >> I REMEMBER WHAT I WAS DOING THAT NIGHT OH! WE HAVE PICTURES OF US FROM THE 1970’S AND IT’S LIKE LOOKING AT STRANGERS I JUST GO — GOD, LOOK AT THOSE LITTLE, THEY DID IT >> NEXT MONTH, THE QUINTET WILL ONCE AGAIN HIT THE ROAD ON THE SUMMER TOUR OF 2002 >> ♪ HOLD IT ♪ >> WE’RE ADDICTED TO THE ADRENALIN OF THE BIG SHOW AND FORTUNATELY, WE’VE BEEN ABLE TO PUT TOGETHER A COUPLE OF BIG SHOWS TOGETHER AND A FEW GOOD SONGS >> SONGS THEY INTEND TO PLAY FOR DECADES TO COME >> BY THAT TIME, WE’LL HAVE LIKE WIRES COMING DOWN, YOU KNOW, SO IT WILL HOLD US UP, YOU KNOW >> ♪ DREAM ON DREAM ON DREAM ON DREAM ON DREAM ON ♪ >> BECOME A GOOD WILL AMBASSADOR FOR >> JUST PUSH PLAY SUMMER TOUR SWINGS THROUGH OUR AREA WITH A STOP ON AUGUST 13TH AND THEY’LL BE AT JONES BEACH AUGUST 28TH AND 30TH I URGE YOU IF YOU CAN GET TICKETS TO THIS SHOW, IT’S WORTH CHECKING OUT THEY’RE STILL GREAT DOESN’T MATTER HOW OLD THEY’RE GETTING THEY ROCK! >> ALL RIGHT >> THANK YOU, A.J >> YOU’RE WELCOME >> NOT THAT YOU’RE AGING PRICEMAN CHECKING THE WEATHER >> YEP 7:57 RIGHT NOW IT IS 70 DEGREES OUT THERE, EVERYONE A GORGEOUS DAY IN FORT LEE, NEW JERSEY, NORTHERN NEW JERSEY, OF COURSE, THAT’S WHERE THE BIG LOTTERY TICKET WAS SOLD $165 MILLION OH, IT COULD BE THIS MAN LESLIE NIELSEN APPARENTLY SHOWING UP AT THE 7-ELEVEN FOR A LITTLE CUP OF JAVA HE IS TRYING TO STAY VERY, VERY SECRETIVE ABOUT THIS CLEARLY THAT MAY BE THE WINNER >> ANOTHER CUP OF JOE AND HE’LL BE DOING WHEELIES IN THE PARKING LOT >> ABSOLUTELY HE’S A LIVE WIRE, OF ONE SUNSHINE OUT THERE 83 DEGREES AT NOON 76 TONIGHT THE CAR COULD BE A GIVEAWAY LET’S SEE WHAT MODEL CAR HE’S DRIVING IF HE WON $165 MILLION OH, YEAH! YEP HE’S DRIVING THAT DAIMLER-BENZ APPARENTLY AND HE HAS SOMEONE WHO APPARENTLY TIES HIS TIE FOR HIM

THAT’S HOW WEALTHY HE IS HE’S HEADING OVER THERE TO HAVE THAT DONE IT WILL BE BEAUTIFUL TODAY UP TO 88 DEGREES >> INVEST IN THAT LUXURY >> WHAT DO YOU MEAN? I TIE A VERY NICE KNOT >> IS IT TIDY? >> NO, I DON’T HAVE A TIGHTY KNOT DO YOU TIE YOURS? >> I TIE MINE TIGHTY TIE >> IS THAT A CLIP-ON? >> YES >> SEND IT OVER TO JIM BECAUSE THAT’S WHERE THE CAMERA IS >> STILL AHEAD AS “GOOD DAY NEW YORK” CONTINUES ON THIS WEDNESDAY MORNING, WE’LL TALK WITH EX-COP CHARLES SCHWARZ ABOUT THE CONTROVERSIAL VERDICT IN HIS CIVIL RIGHTS TRIAL OF THE TORTURE OF ABNER LOUIMA PLUS WE’LL TAKE YOU TO A NEIGHBORHOOD DOWNTOWN THAT HAS A TASTE OF JAPAN AND MEET “SEX IN THE CITY” >> GOOD MORNING WELCOME BACK TO “GOOD DAY NEW YORK.” I’M JIM RYAN HERE WITH THE GANG HERE ARE THE STORIES MAKING NEWS RIGHT NOW SIGN OF OUR NERVOUS TIMES SOME PASSENGERS WERE DEEMED TO BE ACTING SUSPICIOUSLY ABOARD A FLIGHT FROM CHICAGO TOEW YORK TO F-16’S WERE SUMMONED GROUP WAS QUESTIONED TURNED OUT TO BE NOTHING THERE WAS ONE WINNING TICKET SOLD IN THE MEGA MILLIONS LOTTERY JACKPOT IT WAS PURCHASED HEIGHT HERE IN BERGEN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY EX-COP CHARLES SCHWARZ CONVICTED TWICE BEFORE IN THE ASSAULT ON ABNER LOUIMA WAS CONVICTED OF LYING UNDER OATH YESTERDAY BUT THE JURY DEADLOCKED ON MORE SERIOUS CIVIL RIGHTS CHARGES IN SPORTS, YANKEES, METS, BOTH WON PRICEMAN CHECKING THE WEATHER >> LOOKS LIKE ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD, JIM IT’S GOING TO BE NICE TODAY, UP TO 88 DEGREES AS WE HEAD THROUGH TO TOMORROW IT ACCIDENT LOO LIKE THE TEMPERATURE RISES AS WE GET TO 93 THUNDERSHOWERS AND COOLER WEATHER AS WE HEAD INTO THE WEEKEND LET’S HELP YOU MAKE YOUR PLANS GO THROUGH IT DAY BY DAY IN JUST A LITTLE WHILE LET’S GO OVER TO ADRIENNE NARDO WITHOUT GOING INTO THAT BROADWAY SHOW TUNE >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH IF YOU HAVE AN HOUR AND A HALF TO WASTE THIS MORNING, I SUGGEST YOU TAKE THE UPPER LEVEL OF THE GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE IF NOT, TRY ANOTHER CROSSING BIG TROUBLES ON THE BRIDGE AND IN THE BRONX, TELL YOU ALL ABOUT THAT IN A FEW MINUTES GOOD MORNING, DICK >> GOOD MORNING, ADRIENNE A LOTTERY TICKET WORTH $165 MILLION WAS SOLD TO SOMEBODY HERE IN BERGEN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY MORE ON THAT STORY STRAIGHT AHEAD OVER TO YOU >> GOOD MORNING TO YOU AND EVERYBODY GUESS WHO’S HERE ON “GOOD DAY NEW YORK,” FUNNY GUY MARIO CANTONE, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN >> I JUST GOT UP >> HE’S THE PROMPTEST GUY IN SHOW BUSINESS GETTING HERE AN HOUR AND 45 MINUTES EARLY JUST FOR US >> I THINK YOU GOT ME OUT OF BED AN HOUR EARLY UNNECESSARILY, WAKE ME UP! >> WE HAVE A LOT TO TALK ABOUT A LOT OF ISSUES COMING UP ON >> THAT IS FUNNIEST THING I’VE EVER SEEN >> YOU KNOW, SAD THING IS THIS IS AN INSIDE JOKE AND NO ONE AT HOME GETS IT >> YES, THEY DO >> CAN WE TAKE A SHOT OF THE DESK? PLEASE? JIM HAS A COFFEE CUP ON HIS DESK AND SOMEHOW, HE IS TURN — TREATING ME LIKE PAVLOV’S DOG TO LAUGH WHEN HE DOES THAT THEY TOOK THE CAMERA SHOT AWAY SO, OF COURSE, YOU DIDN’T SEE IT YOU WANT TO TAKE ANOTHER SHOT? >> AND IT MAKES ME LAUGH AND UNFORTUNATELY — >> WHY? >> I DON’T KNOW WHY I CAN’T EVEN REMEMBER WHAT HE DID ORIGINALLY TO MAKE ME LAUGH BUT INSTEAD, I JUST WIND UP HERE DOING THE WEATHER AS HE STANDS OFF TO THE SIDE ABOUT TO HIT THE CUP AND THAT MAKES ME LAUGH LIKE SOME TRAINED MONKEY IN THE CIRCUS PARTLY CLOUDY TONIGHT 76 DEGREES SHOULD BE THE LOW 70 TO 75 IN THE SUBURBS AS WE HEAD INTO TOMORROW, IT LOOKS LIKE IT’S GOING TO BE A REAL SCORCHER THUNDERSHOWERS TOMORROW SOME COULD BE HEAVY AT TIMES AND FRIDAY, 83 DEGREES 80 ON SATURDAY JUST DELIGHTFUL MAYBE A LITTLE HEAVIER CLOUD COVER AND 86 ON SUNDAY 87 ON MONDAY AND IT LOOKS AS IF WE HEAD INTO THE NEXT TWO DAYS EXPECTING MAYBE SOME T-STORMS TO POP UP ONE MORE THING TODAY IF WE SEE ANY SHOWERS, THEY’LL BE IN THE WEST LET’S SEND IT OVER TO ADRIENNE >> HURRY UP, I’M EXHAUSTED! >> MARIO CANTONE >> CAN’T TUNE? YEAH, I LIVE IN TUNE TOWN >> MARIO CANTONE WILL BE HERE WITH MARIO IN A LITTLE WHILE

AND WE’LL HEAR FROM HIM IN GREATER DETAIL IN A COUPLE OF MINUTES LET’S SEND IT OVER TO ADRIENNE NARDO SINGING A HAPPY TUNE WEATHERWISE >> WEATHERWISE? >> TRAFFICWISE >> TRAFFICWISE, DEFINITELY NOT LET’S TAKE A LOOK AT THE TRIBORO RIGHT NOW THANK YOU, DAVE THANK YOU VERY MUCH I’D RATHER HAVE MARIO CANTOPE WALK IN FRONT OF MY CAMERA SHOT, DAVE TRIBORO BRIDGE, QUEENSBOUND, WE HAVE CONSTRUCTION BLOCKING ONE LANE, BRONX MANHATTAN BOUND, NOT A PROBLEM BY THE WAY, MIDTOWN TUNNEL, 15 IN A LITTLE HEAVIER THAN NORMAL THIS MORNING SPEAKING OF HEAVY, LET’S TAKE A WALK OVER TO THE LINCOLN 45 MINUTES IN, FOLKS THAT’S ABOUT IT HOLLAND TUN, BEST BET IF YOU HAVE A FRIEND, CAR POOL RULES IN EFFECT HOLLAND, LESS THAN FIVE LET’S GO TO THE MAPS GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE, WE’VE EASED SLIGHTLY UPSTAIRS DOWN TO A ONE-HOUR DELAY INBOUND UPSTAIRS SLOW TO WEBSTER AVENUE WITH A TRACTOR-TRAILER ACCIDENT 30 FROM THE LOWER LEVEL WESTBOUND DELAYS FROM THE BRUCKNER IF YOU’RE MAKING YOUR WAY ON THE AIN BOUND GOWANUS, B.Q.E. HEAVY FROM THE BELT TO THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE, OUTBOUND DELAYS BROOKLYN BRIDGE TO ATLANTIC AVENUE, THAT WAS AN EARLIER ACCIDENT EASTBOUND SOUTHERN STATE AVOID IT EXIT 13 TO 24 THAT’S YOUR DELAY FROM AN EARLIER ACCIDENT SUBPOENA RISE — SUNRISE HIGHWAY NOT BAD IF YOU’RE MAKING YOUR WAY NORTHBOUND 287, EXIT 12, ACCIDENT IN NEW JERSEY DELAYS BEGIN AT EXIT 5 AND SOUTHBOUND 684 BY EXIT 2, THAT’S THE CAR FIRE QUEENS BUS DRIVERS STILL ON STRIKE ALTERNATE SIDE IN EFFECT BACK TO YOU, JIM >> THANK YOU VEMP, ADRIENNE >> DIDN’T WORK >> AND YOU SPILLED JIM’S DRINK ON THE COMPUTER >> I — >> OOOH! >> RON >> EVERYTHING’S FINE >> WE’LL HAVE MORE WEATHER FROM OUR LLOYD LINDSEY YOUNG WANNABE >> LLOYD LINDSEY YOUNG WAS A FINE COLLEAGUE AND REMEMBER, LLOYD LINDSEY YOUNG, HELLO? REMEMBER HIM? I MET HIS SON LLOYD LINDSEY YOUNG JR >> GEORGE >> GEORGE LINDSEY YOUNG THEY HAVE A NEW LINE OF GRILLS NOW >> DO THAT >> YOU HAVE TO SPIT WHEN YOU TALK >> WHY’S THAT? >> DID HE SPIT? >> YEAH >> HOW DO YOU KNOW? >> I KNOW >> YES >> ERNABEL IS DOWN AT THE EAST VILLAGE TAKING A WALKING TOUR >> THAT’S RIGHT, JIM I GOT AN ANSWER TO YOUR QUESTION AND BY THE WAY, YOU WERE OFF BY ABOUT 150 YEARS AND IT’S THE WAY I ASKED THE QUESTION, THE WORDING, IT WAS WHAT IS THE SITE OF THE — WHERE WAS THE FIRST RELIGIOUS SITE, SITE IN NEW YORK CITY HERE TO ANSWER THAT QUESTION IS SETH CAMPBELL WITH BIG ONION WALKING TOURS AND IN FACT THIS FRIDAY THEY’LL HAVE A WALKING TOUR OF THIS NEIGHBORHOOD IF YOU WANT MORE INFORMATION ON THAT, YOU CAN LOG ON TO OUR WEB SITE >> WHICH IS BIGONION.COM FRIDAY AT 1 CLOCK CLK >> YOU HAVE THE ANSWER TO THE QUESTION, WHERE IS THE FIRST RELIGIOUS SITE IN NEW YORK CITY? >> THE OLDESTS RELIGIOUS SITE IS RIGHT HAINED US, ST. MARK’S IN THE BOWERY AND THERE’S BEEN A CHURCH ON THAT SITE SINCE THE YEAR 1660 >> WHERE WAS OLD ST. PATRICK’S BUILT? >> BUILT ABOUT 150 YEARS LATER, FIRST DECADE OF THE 19TH CENTURY >> OK ALSO SOME OTHER INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THIS STREET BETWEEN EAST NINTH, RIGHT OFF EAST NINETH BETWEEN SECOND AND THIRD IN FACT, WE’VE GOT THE OLDEST HOUSE, OLDEST RESIDENCE IN NEW YORK CITY RIGHT BEHIND US, THAT THIRD HOUSE RIGHT THERE >> IT’S ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL IT’S BEEN WONDERFULLY RESTORED AND ONE OF THE OLDEST PRIVATE HOMES STILL STANDING IN NEW YORK CITY BUILT AROUND 1803, A WONDERFUL BRICK BUILDING WITH THOSE KIND OF CASTIC DORM ROOM WINDOWS ON THE TOP RIGHT HERE ON THIS NICE, PEACEFUL STREET >> NOW, THIS IS BECOMING SORT OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD FOR N.Y.U. BUT THIS TRULY WAS AN IMMIGRANT NEIGHBORHOOD BACK IN THE 1800’S, RIGHT? >> ABSOLUTELY THE LOWER EAST SIDE WENT FROM 14TH STREET TO THE NORTH ALL THE WAY DOWN TO WHAT WE NOW CALL CITY HALL AND IT WAS THE MOST IMPORTANT IMMIGRANT NEIGHBORHOOD IN AMERICA FROM THE MID 19TH CENTURY REALLY GOING UP TODAY TO WHAT WE NOW CALL LITTLE TOKYO FANTASTIC NEIGHBORHOOD FILLED WITH PEOPLE FROM ALL OVER THE WORLDS >> THIS DECEMBER, MARTIN SCORSESE IS RELEASING HIS FILM HE PRODUCED AND DIRECTED “GANGS OF NEW YORK” AND IN FACT THEY RE-CREATED THE STREETS OF NEW YORK, THEY REDESIGNED EVERYTHING IT WAS NEW YORK BACK IN THE 1800’S AND THEY RE-CREATED THESE SETS BACK IN ITALY THIS IS AMAZING YOU’VE SEEN SOME OF THE PICTURES ALREADY WH THEY DID TO RE-CREATE WHAT WAS OLD NEW YORK >> IS ABSOLUTELY INCREDIBLE THEY WERE ABLE TO TAKE OLD DRAWINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHS AND IMAGES AND RE-CREATE THE EQUIVALENT OF AN ENTIRE VILLAGE IT’S THE NEIGHBORHOOD RE-CREATED AND THEY DID FANTASTIC JOB FROM THE STILL PICTURES I’VE SEEN BUT IT — THE FILM REALLY DOES TAKE PLACE IN WHAT COULD BE CALLED THIS NEIGHBORHOOD GRANTED IT WAS ABOUT 20■■ BLOCK DOTOWH IN WHAT WE LL FIVE POINTS BUT THAT WAS PART OF THE LOWER EAST SIDE SO THERE’S AN INCREDIBLE TIE-IN TO GO SEE THIS FILM AND SEE THIS CONNECTION TO THE LEGACY OF NEW YORK CITY >> OK, BIG ONION TOURS, THEY’LL BE CONDUCTING A TOUR OF THE LOWER EAST SIDE, THE EAST VILLAGE THIS FRIDAY, FOR MORE INFORMATION YOU N LOG ONO BIGONION.COM AND CHECK OUT THE BOOK “THE BIG ONION GUIDE TO NEW

YORK CITY, 10 HISTORIC TOURS.” JIM, BACK TO YOU >> ALL RIGHT, ERNABEL, CAN YOUR GUEST BRIEFLY EXPLAIN BIG ONION? >> YES YEAH, HE CAN EXPLAIN THAT BIG ONION? >> WELL, WHAT WE SAY IS YOU BRUSH OFF THE DIRT THAT COVERS NEW YORK CITY, THE HISTORY WILL PEEL AWAY LIKE THE LAYERS OF AN ONION >> THAT SOUND GOOD? >> THAT MAKES SENSE ERNABEL, THANK YOU VERY MUCH TIME NOW IS 8:41 AND WHEN WE COME BACK, MARIO CANCUN WILL BE HERE >> ALL RIGHT DOUBLE DOSE OF MARIO NOW >> ALL RIGHT, WE’RE LOOKING AT THE PAPER NOW WITH MARIO CANTONE HERE ON “GOOD DAY NEW YORK.” >> I’M NOT IN THIS PICTURE >> THE FOUR STARS OF “SEX IN THE CITY.” >> I KNOW, THE GIRLS THERE I AM WAY IN THE BACK HANGING ON THE POLE I LOVE — I HATE THEM I LOVE THEM >> I KNOW YOU DO THEY’RE AWESOME >> WE’RE HAVING A GREAT MORNING VISITING WITH LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, I JUST LEARNED IT COULD EITHER BE MARIO OR MARIO >> NEW YORKERS SAY MARIO AND I’M FROM BOSTON ARE WE ON NOW? ARE WE FINALLY ON THE AIR? >> THE MEXICAN MARIO TALKING TO THE ITALIAN MARIO >> I WALKED INTO THE GREEN ROOM TODAY PAST THE BAGEL TRAY WHICH IS GOOD TO BE TRAPPED IN A ROOM WITH BAGELS WHEN YOU’RE ON A NO CARB DIET AND THE FIRST PERSON I SEE IS AL SHARPTON AND I’M SEEING CHARLES SCHWARZ I’M LIKE THIS IS A DAILY NEWS NIGHTMARE WHAT IS THIS? AND THEY WENT FOR BATHROOM AND SHUT THE DOOR AND I THOUGHT I’M NOT COMING IN WITH YOU >> MARIO CANTONE JOINS US WITH THAT MIND, I’LL DO THE INTRO >> YOU’RE DOING MY INTRO? I’VE ALREADY INTRODUCED MYSELF >> THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE >> MARIO, GOOD TO BE HERE MARIO ON MARIO IT’S LIKE M MINNELLI ON MINNELLI OH, MY GOD >> I’VE SEEN YOU SO MANY TIMES AT THE CLUBS I ENJOY YOU DO A FABULOUS LIZA MINNELLI >> I CHANNEL HER I CAN’T GET OUT OF HER WHEN I DO HER SOMETIMES MY HUSBAND DAVID GUESS ALL RIGHT, WHERE ARE WE? >> WE’RE HERE ON THE SET OF “GOOD DAY NEW YORK.” >> YOU GOT ME UP AN HOUR EARLIER I WAS AT THE PRIX MARRY OF “SEX IN THE CITY” LAST NIGHT WE HAD A GREAT TIME FUN PARTY >> HOW WAS IT? >> GOOD REALLY GREAT ACTUALLY I HAVE TO SAY THESE FIRST TWO EPISODES SO FAR WHICH IS ALL I’VE SEEN, MAT RICK PATRICK KING AND THE REST OF THE GANG THERE, THEY’VE TOPPED THEMSELVES >> WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU? >> TUNE IN I’M IN THREE OUT OF EIGHT BIG STAR! BUT YEAH, YOU’LL SEE WHAT HAPPENS TO HIM HE’S STILL THE BITCH ON WHEELS — HE’S A BITCH HE’S CRANKY HE’S VERY STRICT BUT LOVABLE NOW, HE’S GOING TO BE ON SUNDAY NIGHT, THIS LOVABLE GUY SEEING A LITTLE BIT OF VIDEO OF YOU RIGHT NOW IN “SEX IN THE CITY.” >> YOU ARE? THERE I AM >> YOU LOOK GREAT >> YEAH, I LOVE — ALL RIGHT THERE THERE YOU GO >> YOU’LL BE AT CAROLINE’S JULY 18TH AND 20TH AND ON PEOPLE’S TVS >> I’LL BE ON TV IT WILL BE DOUBLE MARIO JUST LIKE NOW! >> JUST LIKE NOW >> ALL RIGHT, WHAT ELSE? >> WE’RE TALKING ABOUT LIZA MINNELLI AND WE’LL TALK ABOUT — IS THIS YOUR COFFEE? CAN I HAVE SOME OF YOUR COFFEE? YOU DON’T — >> ABSOLUTELY TOUCHING LIPS >> OH, MY GOODNESS >> JIM CALLED ME MARIO CALZONE OR CANONE WHAT DID YOU CALL ME MR. RYAN? >> CALLED YOU LATE FOR DINNER >> I WANT TO TALK ABOUT BROADWAY BECAUSE YOU HAD A SHOWCASE ON BROADWAY >> I WAS LIKE WHAT? >> NO, RICHARD SIMONS >> NO, I’VE GOTTEN THAT ONE BEFORE GO AHEAD, WEIGHT — WHAT? >> I DID FOUR NIGHTS ON BROADWAY AT THE AMERICAN THEATER FOR MY ONE-MAN SHOW AND WE GOT SOME PEOPLE THAT ARE REALLY INTERESTED IN BRINGING IT TO BROADWAY IN THE FALL WHICH WE’RE GOING TO DO OVER MY DEAD BODY >> THAT’S GOING TO BE FANTASTIC, I THINK YOU HAD THE BROADWAY TURN LOVE VALOR AND COMPASSION >> I REPLACED NATHAN LANE IN THAT WHICH WAS AMAZING TO PLAY >> YOU ARE IN NEW YORK I MEAN, I WAS TALKING — >> I DON’T LEAVE THE CITY >> I’M FROM BOSTON ORIGINALLY BUT I DON’T LEAVE THE CITY DO YOU TOUR? NO YEAH, I’M READY TO GO TO ALABAMA AND THEY’D BE LIKE, LYNCH THE HOMO! IT WOULDN’T BE GOOD SO WHAT ELSE IS GOING ON? >> WE’RE GOING TO SEE YOU IN CAROLINE’S ON “SEX IN THE CITY” AND KEEP UP WITH YOUR FANTASTIC CAREER MOVIES ARE COMING ALONG FOR YOU I WOULD IMAGINE >> A LITTLE BIT, YOU KNOW I’LL BE TOURING THE CLUBS IN MY ONE WOMAN SHOW ABOUT BILLY HOLLIDAY

♪ LADY SING THE BLUES ♪ >> WE WANT TO MAKE SURE WE CHECK IN MARIO CANTONE >> YOU SAID MY NAME A MILLION TIMES MARIO ON MARIO >> YOU GAVE ME 10 BUCKS TO DO THAT >> YOU JUST LAUGH >> I WON’T SAY THE NAME HE’S BEEN ON THE SHOW, CAROLINE’S CHECK HIM OUT “SEX IN THE CITY” THANKS FOR BEING HERE >> COME SEE ME AND THE SEQUEL TO EIGHT LEGGED FREAKS, NINE LEGGED FREAKS >> BACK TO YOU >> YES INDEED EIGHT LEGGED ■ WE CAN TALK WORLD CUP AND WORLD SERIES WE CAN KEEP IN STEP WITH WHAT’S GOING ON BACK HOME WHAT CAN YOU DO TOGETHER? AT VERIZON, WE MAKE IT EASY TO GET TOGETHER WITH ANYONE, ANY TIME WITH OUR TIMELESS INTERNATIONAL PLAN SO YOU’LL SAVE ON ALL YOUR DIRECT-DIALED CALLS ALL THE TIME CALL VERIZON TO SIGN UP NOW FOR ONLY $3 A MONTH PLUS WITH VERIZON YOU’LL GET EVERYTHING ON ONE BILL LOCAL AND LONG DISTANCE TO GET THE TIMELESS INTERNATIONAL PLAN TODAY, GIVE US A CALL AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR VERY COMPETITIVE RATES BECAUSE WE SEE THE VALUE OF TOGETHERNESS AND WHAT THAT MEANS TO YOU WE CAN FINISH EACH OTHERS SENTENCES SIX TIME ZONES APART [ Kid ] I’M BIG ENOUGH TO RIDE THE RIDES ! [ Kid #2 ] I’M BIG ENOUGH TO SPLASH DOWN THE RAPIDS [ Kid #3 ] I’M BIG ENOUGH TO HUG A FURRY FRIEND [ Woman ] THEY GROW UP SO FAST T T GET 2 DAYS OF FUN FOR THE PRICE OF 1 WITH ELMO’S PASSPORT GO TO sesameplace.com FOR TICKETS, AND VISIT ALL THE PLACES IN OUR NEIGHBORHOOD ( rope whines ) A MILLION USES AND COUNTING THE 210-HORSEPOWER SUPERCHARGED NISSAN XTERRA EVERYTHING YOU NEED, NOTHING YOU DON’T [HORNS HONKING] [HONKING] OOH! [CRASH!] Announcer: LOST YOUR PASSPORT? WE’LL HELP YOU REPLACE IT 24/7 WHEN YOU CARRY AMERICAN EXPRESS TRAVELERS CHEQUES SO YOU CAN GET BACK TO YOUR VACATION [MAN SPEAKING ITALIAN] >> ALL RIGHT ABOUT THOSE EIGHT LEGGED CREATURES, HERE’S A.J >> THEY INVADE THE EARTH WITH SMELLY ALIENS IN “INDEPENDENCE DAY” AND SCARED AUDIENCES WITH A REMAKE OF “GODZILLA.” NOW THE TEAM ROLLS OUT EIGHT LEGGED FREAKS STARRING THE SOMETIMES EARTHLY FREAK NAMED DAVID ARQUETTE >> OH, MY GOD! >> WHEN DAVID ARQUETTE SIGNED ON TO STAR IN “EIGHT LEGGED FREAKS” HE WELCOMED THE ROLE OF PLAYING AN ACTION HERO WHO ENCOUNTERS GIANT SPIDERS >> I ALWAYS LIKED TO JUST DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT I LIKED TO SWITCH IT UP I LOVED DOING COMEDIES BUT I WANTED TO DO ZPWICKZPW LIKE THIS WITH MORE SORT OF SUSPENSE BUT STILL HAS HUMOR IN IT >> THEY’RE HERE! >> HUMOR, A STICKY SITUATION AND A LOT OF SPIDERS >> THERE WAS A SPITTING SPIDER WHICH JUST SPITS WEBS AT PEOPLE SPIDER THAT HIDES UNDERGROUND AND WAITS FOR VIBRATION ON THE SPIDER WEB TO JUMP UP AND GRAB THEIR PREY >> WE KNOW THE TRUTH >> THEN THERE’S THE TA RANT LA — TARANTULA AND THE JUMPING SPIDER AS WELL >> WATCH IT >> OF COURSE, WHILE ARQUETTE WAS FILMING THIS WEB OF SUSPENSE, THERE WEREN’T ANY ACTUAL SPIDERS ON THE SET CERTAINLY NOT GIANT SIZED SPECIMENS THEY WERE ADDED USING COMPUTER GENERATED GRAPHICS SO THE ACTOR HAD TO SHAKE THE COBWEBS OUT OF HIS IMAGINATION TO DO THE TRICK >> JUST PUT MYSELF IN THAT SITUATION, TRIED TO BELIEVE THERE WAS SOMETHING THAT WAS THREATENING YOUR LIFE, THIS BIG CREATURE OR SOMETHING W WOULD YOU FEEL, LIKE YOUR HEART WOULD RACE, IF YOU ACTUALLY SAW SOMETHING LIKE THIS

BEHIND YOU >> EIGHT LEGGED FREAKS OPENS TODAY KSWAGEN THAN YOU THINK IN FACT, REALLY, REALLY CLOSE >> WEATHER, MR. PRICE? >> SUNNY, 88 >> THAT’S OUR PROGRAM FOR TODAY TOMORROW, SUMMER HOME REPAIR TIPS AND BRONX MEN ARE COOKING FOR A GOOD CAUSE I DON’T KNOW WE’LL FIND OUT TOMORROW THAT’S IT FOR TODAY I’M JIM