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wasn't to be. the club dismissing it as a private membership category. let's hear now from the words of billy payne. >> whenever that question is asked, all issues of membership are now and have been historically subject to the private deliberations of the members and that statement remains accurate and remains my statement. >> reporter: now, her four predecessors, all male, the four previous male ceos, suzanne, of ibm have all been offered membership categories as well. for now at least no further comment on this. we were kind of given a heads up this would be the case an chairman payne's press conference and so it would prove, suzanne. >> how much outrage is there over this, the fanct that nothig is going to change here? >> reporter: we sampled a few opinions earlier in the week and we have to say most people out
on the course are here basically to take in the spectacular surroundings and follow the top names in world golf, tiger woods and rory mcilroy. this is not an agenda on the top of every patrons' lips but there's been a lot of pubic outcry. we've been hearing on cnn throughout the week. one of the protesters in 2003 was vocal but it hasn't gotten the objective she wanted and this issue remains on the table. it would be very, very helpful, indeed, were we to hear from ibm and mrs. rometty herself on this, questions that need to be answered. is she actually a golfer? we do understand that she does play the game. if so, then is she also a member of another club as well? well, that doesn't distract from the main plot, the main issue, if you like, of female membership. it is kind of an interesting subplot, a subtext to this whole thing, but, yes, masters week is here and it is not without
controversy. suzanne? >> patrick, if you get any of those answers, we will definitely get back to you to see if they have anything to say about it. it looks like it's status quo. thank you, patrick. appreciate it. top of the hour, i'm suzanne malveaux. want to get you up to speed. rescue crews back in force in north texas today. we are searching for people still trapped after a series of storms swept through the area yesterday. now, watch what happened to one family when a tornado slammed arlington. >> oh, my god. we better get in the house. >> the storm flattened hundreds of homes and businesses, several people were hurt, but remarkably no one was killed. one woman says she had only seconds to take cover. >> it was so scary.
it was too scary. it came to fast, quick. i couldn't move fast enough. i went to get my purse and my medicine to take in the bathroom and it hit before i could get up to get it. just right there. >> it's a sea change in the race for the white house after sweeping three states last night, mitt romney now more than halfway to the total number of delegates he needs to clinch the gop nomination. now he's setting his sights on the president. >> nancy pelosi famously said we would have to pass obama care to find out what was in it. president obama has turned that advice into a campaign strategy. he wants us to re-elect him so we can find out what he'll actually do. with all the challenges the nation faces, this is not the time for president obama's hide and seek campaign. the man accused of shooting seven people execution-style in a california religious college, he's going to be arraigned today. 43-year-old one goh is charged with murder and kidnapping.
last night hundreds of people attended a memorial service for the victims. oakland's police chief described the shooting as a calculated cold-blooded execution in the class. four former new orleans police officers, they're going to find out shortly if they're going to spend the rest of their lives in prison for killing unarmed civilians. this happened on a city bridge in the aftermath of hurricane katrina. they shot six unarmed people killing two. there's a sentencing hearing under way. there's a fifth former officer who's going to be sentenced for covering up the crime. you're looking at live pictures from memphis. this is where today on the 44th anniversary of his assassination the city is renaming a street for the reverend martin luther king, jr. king was killed on the balcony of the lorraine motel back in 1968. later this hour we're going to talk to a man who spent two years traveling many of the
roads that honor the civil rights leader. that is coming up at 1:30 eastern. mitt romney riding high after sweeping three primaries. it happened last night. the wins put him in a strong position to potentially nab the nomination. means his focus now turning from the republican rifvals to president obama. >> unlike president obama, you don't have to wait until after the election to find out what i believe. or what my plans are. i have a pro-growth agenda that will get our economy back on track and get americans back to work. this administration thinks our economy is struggling because the stimulus was too small. the truth is we're struggling because our government has grown too big. >> all right. here is talk about it, political director mark preston. good to see you again. first of all, last night that was a big night for romney. clean sweep, all three primaries. does this mean essentially this is the guy who is going to move forward eventually to take on obama? >> well, suzanne, the republican
establishment wants it to be. the only person right now is rick santorum who says he wants to stay in the race and in many ways, you know, he should be afforded that opportunity to make his own decision. he did win 11 states, 11 states. he has drawn this out, but rick santorum has to make that decision. if you look at the math, it's really almost impossible for rick santorum to win the nomination. >> why does he stay? and can he afford to stay, rick santorum, until the convention? >> he can afford. he doesn't need a whole lot of money because he came out of nowhere in january with a campaign that had very little money, very little staff. for rick santorum keep these points in mind. he's 53 years old. he does have a political future beyond what happens in this race, but the question is could he ever get this close to the republican presidential nomination? marco rubio, paul ryan, chris christie, all folks that could potentially run in the future. does rick santorum want to go up against any of them. this could be his only shot and that's why he's staying in. >> people are looking at the general direction and moving fast forward.
we heard mitt romney earlier today before the newspaper editors and it seemed the strategy was to go after president obama's character. i want our viewers to listen to what he said. >> unlike president obama, you don't have to wait until after the election to find out what i believe or what my plans are. i have a pro-growth agenda that will get our economy back on track and get americans back to work. this administration thinks our economy is struggling because the stimulus was too small. the truth is we're struggling because our government has grown too big. >> when i covered obama, his biggest problem was introducing himself to the american people. who is this guy? what does he stand for? romney is now seeming to be implying that there's more to obama behind the facade here. why kind of this bogeyman approach, if you will? >> the smoke screen in many ways is what mitt romney is saying.
president obama has fooled us all by putting this big smoke screen up and giving us promises about what he's going to do to fix the economy but his promises haven't come through. what's interesting is he made the speech, a very serious speech, before very influential journalists. he was a very successful businessman. he was doing a sales job and trying to sell these influn when shall journalists on the fact they need to start digging into president obama's policies, find out if his policies are true. >> how soon will we see mitt romney having meetings, if you will, whether they're private or public, with some of the folks who are hammering him. you still have gingrich, still have ron paul. they are still criticizing him, santorum as well. how does he get them on board? >> what's interesting is back in the louisiana primary, mitt romney did meet with newt gingrich at 6:00 in the morning in new orleans. that was a planned meeting. for romney he needs an intermediary to try to get to
rick santorum and try to explain to rick santorum that he needs to get out of the race. in many ways mitt romney is playing it right. he's going in front of the camera saying it's not my call for someone to get out of the race but quietly these things are happening behind the scenes. for rick santorum, he needs to make the decision what is his career after this run right now or does he stay where he's at. >> john mccain was on cnn earlier today. he didn't think he played that much of a role, santorum. i want to listen to this. >> mitt romney has already pivoted to the general election campaign. whether rick santorum stays in or not, it's now basically irrelevant, and mitt has a lot of ground to make up. it's been a very nasty primary. his unfavorables are high. i'm confident that he will do very well, but the fact is that every day that goes by without being in the general election campaign mode is a day lost. he realizes that, and i think
you're going to see -- already you're seeing the opening shots in a very spirited campaign. >> so how much work does he have to do here? what does he have to do to like kind of get rid of the arrows here, the bows that are still coming? >> first, we should say that's the nicest thing john mccain has ever said about rick santorum. these two men hate each other. that goes back to their time in the senate. mitt romney has not been able to raise money for the general election. e focused on the primary. barack obama has been able to raise a lot of money. this will be offset by super pacs that will weigh in on the election. in addition to that, suzanne, here is the big deal right now. it's also organizal strength across the country. right now the republican party has done a little bit of this through the republican national committee, but the bottom line is president obama has set up offices around the country in key battleground states. mitt romney has not been able to do that because he's so focused on winning the primary. >> as we have seen in 2008, they
know how to do it, how to set up a cane from the ground up. it should be an epic battle. >> it will be a close race no matter what. >> thank you, mark. good to see you. here is a rundown of some of the stories we're covering over this hour. first, it's arraignment day for the man accused of monday's deadly campus shooting. we will talk about the charges and what might have driven him to kill. and another airline going to charge you for your carry-on bags. that's right. they say it's a sign of the times. later, do you know how many streets in america are named after martin luther king, jr.? he was shot to death 44 years ago today, and it might be surprising that there has never been a martin luther king street until now in a certain city. security. that's what matters to me... me? i've been paying in all these years... years washington's been talking at us, but they never really listen... listen...it's not just some line item on a budget; it's what i'll have to live on... i live on branson street, and i have something to say...
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the map accuse ed of killin seven people execution style at a college in california heads to court today. dan simon is at the courthouse in oakland. are we learning anything new in the investigation, including whether or not the police have actually found a weapon? >> reporter: well, that's what investigators have been focused with over the past day or so. they believe that the suspect, 43-year-old one goh ditched the weapon in an estuary. it's important to note that police say that he bought the gun legally. he actually went to a store in february, purchased that gun legally. they won't disclose what kind of weapon it was, but they believe it's a semiautomatic weapon, and again they're not saying if it was a .45 caliber. there's been a lot of questions about what type of weapon was used. at the courthouse behind me there will be an arraignment this afternoon. of course, one goh facing numerous charges.
we should tell you more details are continuing to come out about what happened here. it happened about 10:30 a.m. local time on monday. allegedly he goes to the school looking for a female administrator. when he realizes she's not there, the rampage begins. he takes a receptionist hostage, goes into a classroom, lines people up and then begins shooting them one by one. the details obviously horrific. >> dan, they are. do we have any sense of what we might see in the courtroom? do we expect any of the victims' families might show up? >> reporter: we don't know if the families are going to show up. we know there was a memorial service last night to pay homage to the victims, to honor the victims. we're talking about six women and one man. their ages ranging from 21 to 54 years of age. despite the fact that they attended a christian college, they shared many different faiths. they came from all over the
world. we know that, of course, the suspect will be here today and, as i said, facing numerous charges of murder, attempted murder, and kidnapping. >> i imagine they're drawing on their faith today. thank you, dan. appreciate it. cleanup and recovery are under way in north texas today. there is widespread damage there after a series of tornadoes swept through. we're going to have the latest, tell you where the storm system is heading next. h a standard power moonroof, your options are going to be limited. ♪ if you want standard leather-trimmed seats, you're going to have even fewer. ♪ and if you want standard keyless access, then your choice is obvious. the lexus es. it's complete luxury in a class full of compromises. see your lexus dealer. this is my grandson. and if it wasn't for a screening i got, i might have missed being here to meet him. the health care law lets those of us on medicare
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remarkably no one was injured. miguel has more from arlington, texas. >> reporter: the mayor of dallas says his city dodged a bullet. >> i think we've counted three people taken to the hospital. i mean, we're looking at a miracle here. it really is something amazing. >> reporter: they credit their early morning system. >> our juoutdoor siren went off. we have a system where folks can be notified by text, e-mail, or phone. >> reporter: as north texas begins a massive cleanup, rescuers searched the rubble for anyone who might be trapped after tuesday's violent tornado outbreak. 14,000 pound tractor-trailers tossed like toys. homes left in tatters. >> unbelievable. unbelievable for it to come and do this much in such a short
time. >> it's indescribable. >> reporter: hundreds of buildings sustained damage and tens of thousands of homes lost power. at dallas-ft. worth international airport, one of the world's busiest, hail pounded planes. more than 110 aircraft damaged. storm chaser jason mclaughlin captured this dramatic video of a tornado touching down in forney texas. >> i was thinking about the homes and the lives and everything people have built up until this time just destroyed in a couple of seconds. >> reporter: dallas-ft. worth is struggling to its feet today. they've had to cancel 200 flights and they are checking the planes that were on the ground when the hail storm blew through. it is expected and hoped that by the holiday weekend things will get back to normal there and people will be able to get on with their easter plans. miguel marquez, cnn, arlington,
texas. more than 100 planes were damaged by hail as they sat stranded on the tarmac. cnn ireporters captured the sound. listen to this. i want to bring in chad myers. you were on the air yesterday when all of this happened out of dallas. explain to us what we can anticipate today or in the days ahead. >> today we're okay and tomorrow we're okay. this storm that the upper level storm that's coming out of the rockies kind of stalled. and when that happens you don't get the progression. we always say if it happened in texas yesterday, it's going to happen in arkansas today. that's not going to happen. there may be a couple storms today but nothing like we saw yesterday. by the way, that plane -- that audio was unbelievable. that is an aluminum skinned plane. they are going to have to probably take every little dent out of that plane or put new skins on that plane. that plane won't fly again for a long time. you want a very smooth surface, especially on your wings because
that's what creates the lift, and you can't have dents like that. that was just -- >> they need to retire that plane. tell us a little more about yesterday. what are we learning that's new? >> the forney storm we had the reporter on, that town experienced 150-mile-per-hour ef-3 and now the storms in lancaster and probably even down towards arlington may have been ef-2s. but the pictures we had on the air, watch this video where tractor trailers, 14,000 pounds, these are seven tons get picked up and thrown like an h.o. scale train. >> when you talk about the scale, what does it mean in terms of like the speed of the wind and the power of the tornado? >> the speed and the number really relates to damage as well. an ef-0 will take some shingles off. e f-1 will take shingles, maybe
a board. ef-2 may take off the boards off the roof but you will still see a full house. ef-3, now you start to see stuff like that where part of a house is even gone. that's 3r0b8ly more like a 2 you're seeing there, roof gone. when you get to the 4s, only a few walls are standing. and when you get to an ef-5 there are no walls and you can't recognize that a house ever stood there. all you will see is either the basement or the slab it was standing on. >> and it is unbelievable when you look at those pictures. the fact that you could have a roof that's just lifted up and you're looking literally inside somebody's closet or a bedroom or something like that. that is you said an ef-3. >> if you just get into the lowest level on storms like this, you will be fine. every storm yesterday was what we call survivable. there's not a storm yesterday, there was not a tornado that hit anywhere that took everything away from the house so that if you were in the right place you would still be alive. there were no storms that were so deadly, we call them unsurvivable.
everything yesterday was survivable and everybody survived because they did the right thing. the people in texas know what to do. this is tornado alley for a reason. we are now just finally getting into tornado peak season for them there. may and june are the peak months, and it will be a bumpy right. >> all right. chad, thank you. so glad people are all alive in there. it's hard to believe when you see those kind of pictures. >> it's incredible people didn't get picked up in their vehicles the way those trailers were picked up. it's amazing there weren't a couple people picked up in an suv or minivan and thrown as well. so amazing. >> very lucky. thank you. you can find them all over the united states from chicago to l.a., dallas, milwaukee, in between. we're going to have a look at what life is like on martin luther king street for the man who wrote the book on it. [ female announcer ] there's a science
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luther king's death. watch out travelers, a bag that's going to cost you. we're not even talking about checking it. we're talking about carry-on. and later inside a weird looking car, a cool looking airplane. it's actually both. commuter's dream coming true. they make up more than 900 streets in 40 states. washington, d.c., to puerto rico. they all share one name in common, that is martin luther king. 345 my next guest spend two years traveling across the country learning the history of those streets. joining me is jonathan tylov. he's the washington, d.c. reporter "for the new orleans times picayune." love the book. great pictures, great quotes. i want our viewers to follow this quote here. you say map these streets and you map a nation within a nation, a place where white
america seldom goes and black america can be itself. there is no other street like it. what did you find when you traveled? >> well, it was extraordinary because i went with this very brilliant photographer, michael falco, and it's two white guys showing up on these streets, and the welcome we got and the world that unfolded before us was amazing. these streets suffer a negative reputation and that's not what we found once you got beyond the surface, not what we found at all. you enter another place, and it was black america, and this maps it. >> let's talk a little bit about that. i know memphis is just joining this list. and tell us the significance of that because memphis was critical to king's life and legacy. >> it's interesting that there were -- when we wrote the book, there were a couple places, philadelphia at the time, l.a., and memphis that were sort of
the most notable big city that is didn't have one. i think it's kind of fitting that memphis is this many years later getting to it because it kind of brings the story full circle. you can sort of trace the stations of the cross of king's life along these streets. he lived on sunset just off the mlk in atlanta. he led the marches from brown chapel on the martin luther king there. he was nearly killed ten years before ace his assassination on the mlk in harlem. now memphis where he was assassinated is naming him a street. i think it's what fitting to be one of the last major places to name a street for him. >> i want to start with this mural in chicago. and you talked a little bit about this. the role -- the significance of artwork on some of these streets. >> yeah. there's a lot of street art, a lot of murals, a lot of things
that artists but also kids do. what was interesting about the -- on the 125th street, the mlk there, the only marker of any kind indicating that king was nearly killed on that street was a mural done by a muralist who did it on sort of the riot gates that were built after the king riots on the fronts of buildings that they draw down during the night, and it's gone now because they've replaced some gentrification there and it's remarkable to me that the only marker of something of such great historical importance was street art. but you find that all across these streets. there were some fantastic street murals on them lk there. >> you mention a barbershop in portland. >> geneva shear perfection. there are certain stereotypical things on these streets and one of them which is true are barbershops. what i found was it's not
uncommon for african-americans traveling around the country when they go to a city they haven't been to to search out the martin luther king street and often times it's to get a haircut or to get something to eat or so see what the 345ihat street of the black ghucommunit looks like. you can foresee the day when maybe the martin luther king street will just be known as king. >> you did say that, you know, a lot of these streets, they don't have great reputations for the neighborhood, and comedian chris rock, he once joked if you're lost on mlk, first thing you should do is run, and people sometimes think, yeah, this is kind of ironic, right? somebody who supports peace and some of these neighborhoods, did you find that to be true? >> except i sort of -- maybe i'm defensive about the streets but i take exception what's the point of naming a street. if martin luther king were to
come back today and say what's happened since i have been gone, we have an african-american president in the white house, he'd say great but what's happened to the people i care about. let's go to the streets that bear his name. he would still see the poverty and the unemployment and the crime, and it's remarkable to me that this grassroots movement created these streets that map this nation and that still remind us of the truth about what hasn't happened in america, and i think that's a much more fitting memorial than a facade of a nice street that looks nice but doesn't tell you anything about what's really going on. >> that's a good point. thank you. really appreciate it. it's a fascinating book and just a look at how many places bear his name, now memphis as well, and the importance of it and those communities, what you found there. jonathan, thank you. appreciate it. >> thank you. the controversy for burger king now has nothing to do with food. hear why the burger chain is pulling an ad featuring an r&b
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an about face for burger king. announcing its pulling this ad featuring mary j. blige. >> what's in those new chicken snack wraps? >> what's in the new chicken wrap? >> mary. ♪ crispy chicken, fresh lettuce, fresh dressing, wrapped up. >> nischelle, we all watched this and just laughed. we all loved it. it went viral. generated a lot of criticism, however. can you tell us why? >> there's always going to be some criticism about something, suzanne. with you people were getting kind of worked up over this ad. some fans took to the social media sites expressing their dismay. here is what they were saying. they say they feel like mary j. blige was feeding into a
stereotype by peddling chicken but mary is not the only one doing these commercials. salma hayek, david beckham, jay leno. they're all futured. steven tyler is expected to do a spot, too. the ad has been pulled. bugg burger king says this is over copyright issues. we have reached out to burger king for more information about what happened. they haven't given us a statement yet. we also reached out to mary j. blige. if it was only being marketed her commercials in urban areas, then maybe they have a beef, but i have seen these other -- i have seen them everywhere. so i don't know what the fuss is about. >> i love mary j. blige. i love fried chicken. sarah palin, she was the morning host and her stint is over now, but jon stewart, he had something to say about it.
let's take a listen. >> former alaska governor was actually quite good and likable in this setting. >> my issue was not with how i viewed governor palin as co-host of the "today" show. it was how governor palin seemed to view it. >> we read a tweet that said going to go rogue and intifiltre some turf. what exactly does that mean? >> what do you think it means? >> infiltrating the "today" show. i think it means you're cynically exploiting a manufactured notion of yourself as a crusader against a monolithic exclusionary activist liberal media while actually enjoying a mutually symbiotic beneficial relationship with them. >> tell us how you really feel. first of all, you got to love jon stewart because he makes his point and he makes you laugh while he's making it. but, you know, she was talking about infiltrating enemy lines, suzanne. you know the distance between the fox news building and the
"today" show building in new york is only about a block and jon also made that point on "the daily show." sarah palin got this opportunity because she brings in an audien audience. that's what this is all about. let me just say and i'm going to be clear about this, i thought she was very, very good. >> and they won, did they not win? did they win the ratings war? >> yeah, they did. you know, there's this crazy war going on in the mornings. we all know how the ratings game goes. gma is really inching up on "today." at one point they were like 140,000 viewers short of winning. yesterday that discrepancy was about 300,000 or 400,000. sarah held that audience and she billed a little bit. >> i'm still plugging our own soledad o'brien, carol costello. i'm watching them. >> you and me both, baby. >> good to see you. for all the latest entertainment news from hollywood and beyond, watch "showbiz tonight" 11:00 eastern on hln. there is new meaning to the
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$10 and even $35 to put something in the overhead compartment. i talked to the airline's ceo. he said it's most likely to be about $15. doesn't it seem like you're nickel and diming customers for things they wouldn't get on an airplane without? >> you can certainly classify that the way you choose. we don't think that at all. when you push the button at the end and buy our service, it's substantially lower, as much as 50% if you go historically looking at how we've dealt with fares and total purchase price when it's all said and done. we're lowering fares dramatically and that's still the case today. >> spirit airlines started the practice. they charge very low base fares but announced two years ago they would try charging for carry-ons. that costs anywhere between $20 and $30. spirit didn't give us a dollar figure of how much money it's made from the practice, but said it was well-received by their passengers and crew. airlines, especially low cost ones, have been making billions
from something other than ticket sales or food and drinks. look at where airlines get their revenue. spirit, for example, made one-third of its money from extras. the major airlines make money this way, too, from reservation change fees and checked bags. could the big guys charge for carry-ons? well, not yet they say. but profitable ideas do tend to catch on. >> unfortunately, it seems like every time an airline adds a new fee all of the others hop on board and do so, too, because the revenues are extraordinary. in 2011 the airlines reportedly made more than $5 billion in ancillary fees. >> reporter: us airways, american airlines, and southwest said they have no plans to charge for carry-on fees. delta said it wouldn't comment on future fares or fees. lizzy o'leary, cnn, washington. flight attendants go above
and beyond the call of duty. on a flight from africa to atlanta, she helped deliver a baby boy. >> everyone is like looking at me obviously, and i just held him up and i said, it's a boy, and everybody clapped and there was laughter and it was really fun and exciting and she was so happy and weepy and it was great. >> that's pretty cool. luckily one of the passengers was not only a doctor but an be a sta trition and we're told mom and her newborn son are doing pretty good. new study finds half of preschoolers aren't playing outside every day. the research looked at about 9,000 kids and asked parents how often they take their kids outside to play. the results mothers take kids out more than fathers. parents who go to work go out less, and little girls have fewer chances to play outside than boys. american academy on pediatrics says children should play outside at least an hour a day. and a stunning study on how
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cnn's tackling racial issues in depth. it's part of the anderson cooper 360 special report, kids on race, the hidden picture. a portion of the report looks at how children as young as 6 feel about interracial friendships. one little boy says his mother won't allow him to have white friends. our soledad o'brien sat down
with the boy's parents. >> touch your shoulder, touch your head. >> davyon is a first grader at a majority african-american school. >> do you think sometimes people base their friends on the color of the skin? >> he stood out because he was so overwhelmingly negative about interracial friendships. >> they're not the same color and they can't play together if they're not the same color. >> reporter: it sounded like his mother was a big reason behind that. >> so why can't you play together if you have different colored skin? >> because your mom might not want you to play with that friend. >> what if someone really wanted to be your friend but they were of a different color. what would you do? you'd say no? and why would you say no? >> because they're not the same
color. >> reporter: and it's okay to tell people they can't be your friend because of the color of their skin? >> uh-huh. >> reporter: why is that okay? >> because my mom would not want them to be a different color friends. >> reporter: this is his mother ayisha. she's a district in her son's school district. she says that race is note an issue she's delved into. >> i teach him you treat everyone the way you want to be treated. i never had a conversation with him specifically about race, anything like that. >> reporter: does he ask you questions about race? >> no, not really. i don't think he understands or that it matters. >> reporter: his father is
celebrate accep separated but they have joint custody. we warned them that their son had pretty provocative things to say. >> do you think it's better to have friends that are different than you or look the same as you? >> look the same as you. >> so why can't you play together if you have different colored skin? >> because your mom might not want you to play with that friend. >> reporter: so what do you think is going on there. we'll start with mommy because mommy is mentioned a lot. >> i have definitely not told him he can only have friends of one color, so i'm not sure. i'm a little bothered by it. i don't want him to think that or would expect that. i definitely don't instill that in him. whoever is his friend is his friend. i'm not sure why he would feel that way. it just concerns me that he thinks like that.
>> reporter: his father is skeptical that his answers are a true reflection of his son. >> i know for a fact that's not my sob the answers he gives. i think he answers the way he thinks people wants him to answer. >> reporter: the study found the majority of sixth graders are optimistic, but at 13, it changes to the same pessimism as their white peers. if the theory goes, by psychologists that kids from 6 to 13 become more pessimistic, do you worry about him? he's starting really pessimistic. >> i'm a little concerned. whenever you have something like this, you get to look at what's gong on. if to you're already approaching it at a pessimistic state, what
are you going to face later? >> be sure to check out anderson cooper's special series, kids on race the hidden picture. that's all week long and at 8:00 eastern here on cnn. so it's 2012. we're all supposed to be having, what, flying cars by now? some say no more, from the highway to the wild blue yonder. flying car, i think it's arrived. [ announcer ] all work and no play... will make brady miss his favorite part of the day. ♪ [ upbeat ] [ barking ] [ whines ] that's why there's beneful playful life, made with energy-packed wholesome grains... and real beef and egg. to help you put more play in your day. beneful. play. it's good for you. the calcium they take because they don't take it with food.
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the weather. you can keep it at home in your garage. you fill it up in super unledded gasoline, just like your car, which is 35% less expensive than aviation fuel and it gets gas mileage than moster koonce the road. >> how is that? >> it's very lightweight. the empty weight is actually less than 1,000 pounds. that reduces the rolling resistance on the ground. it's real tif aerodynamic, even with the wings rolled up. and it has a 100 horsepower engine that's very fuel efficient. >> how does it compare to buy ang airplane or a car. >> it's comparable to buying a cessna 182. it's comparable to other aviation airplanes. >> is it safe? >> that's one of the biggest advantages. we're bringing automotive safety technology to the aviation market. it's advanced amazingly in the past 30 years. safety cage, crumple zones, air
bags. eat belts. all of these things that don't exist 234 general aviation today. on top of that, we're bringing a philanthropistic parachute system so if you get into trouble in the air, the parachute pops out and can bring the entire plane down under a parachute. so we think this vehicle is going to have the lowest fatality rate in general aviation by far. >> i think you said you were going to start making delivery in 2010. that didn't happen. why didn't it happen? and where do things happen now. >> the target was 2011. we pushed that back because we had some challenges with some of the sup priors. this is the first rev through with the prototype production process. we had some hiccups along the way. it's real, it drives, it flies. we look toward to getting this out to our first customer than less than a year now. >> pretty cool stuff. we continue with brooke baldwin. i like that, huh?
>> imagine at a stoplight? i would be like, huh? let's get you caught up on everything making news right now. rapid fire, roll it. either augusta national golf club is still discriminating or they've got a female member and it's simply chosen to keep it secret. here on the eve of masters, club chairman billy payne reiterated this morning that membership is a private matter. we're going to have more on that. also, big news from yahoo. they're cutting 2,000 jobs in an evident to streamline. that is about 14% of the work force. the new ceo says the company will be focussing more on its core business, all in an effort to become more profitable and thus better able to innovate. private companies, look at the numbers here, adding 209,000 jobs last month. that is down just slightly from february. but still in line with recent
monthly increases. the report is from the payroll processing company, avp. official labor department numbers will be coming out this friday and are expected to show similar growth. >> look at this bomb blast, rocks somalia national theatre. several people in this crowd were killed including two of the company's top sports official. police blame a female suicide bomber who set off this deviet while standing in that crowd. four former police officers should find out soon if they'll be spending the rest of their lives in prison for killing unarmed civilians. do you remember this? this happened on a city bridge in the aftermath of hurricane katrina. prosecutor says police shot six unarmed people, killing two of them. a sentencing hearing is now under way. a fifth former officer will also be sentenced for covering up that crime. and mitt romney, one step closer
to the republican nomination. the gop hopeful sweeping wisconsin, mississippi, washington, d.c. primaries last night, beating out his biggest prooifl, rick santorum, taking aim now at the president. >> president obama thinks he's doing a good job. it's enough to make you think that years of flying around in air force one, surrounded by an adoring staff of true believers telling you that you're great and doing a great job is enough to make you think you're a little out of touch with that and that's what happened. >> you see the numbers, mitt romney now has more than half the delegates needed to win the gop nomination outright. and now i want to show some pictures to you. these are students, these are students in santa monica college in california moments after being pepper sprayed by smis. you can see them reacting. about 100 students were protesting a tuition hikes during a board of trustees mission. two students had to be taken to
the hospital. several others suffered minor injuries as a result. millions of genealogy and family history buffs have overwhelmed this site contains detailed information from the 1940s census. a spokeswoman said the site had more than 22 million hits in the first three hours just this past monday. the census offered detailed information as the country was emerging from the great depression and about to get into world war ii. obama signing this bill that bans members of congress from insider trading. it's supposed to keep lawmakers from making a profit from stock tips they would be getting on the job on capitol hill that are not public knowledge. the obama administration calls it, and i'm quoting, a good first step towards fighting the bad influence of money and politics. and four fatal shark attacks in
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there's a matter of sex discrimination at one of the world's famous golf clubs. there's no change announced by chairman billy payne. speaking this morning. >> mr. chairman, you began to talk about a number of the changes that happened at the course since you've been chairman. one thing that hasn't changed is the all-male membership. i wonder if you ever foresee that changing? why or why not? >> well, has been the case whenever that question is asked, all issue of membership are now and have been subject to private
deliberation. that remains my statement. >> so you heard him, no change, at least not announced today. joining us now jeff shackleford. something may have been afoot on this whole membership issue. did his announcement this morning or lack of any announcement, did it take folks by surprise? >> no, it didn't take us by surprise that he deferred to his traditional statement. what was surprising was prior to talking about -- or to answering these questions, he built up with this discussion about how augusta national needs to have a better place in the game and wants to help grow golf and you thought he was building up to saying part of that is acknowledging 50% of the population by having a female member. i think that built up led up to the questions he got. >> so it was a build up and a
lack of any significant announcement. and amidst all this discussion, there's talk about the ceo of ibm. her predecessors were all members of this club. is there a chance she might be a member right now and augusta national is simply keeping it a secret? >> very much so. she could be walking around the the grounds this weekend in a green jacket for all we know. a lot of people thought, you know again, the way he set up his discussion today about augusta wanting to be a bigger part of golf nay thought well, maybe she is going to be here or somebody like her has been accepted and we're just going to bump into her. we won't know until people run into her, because it's just not their policy to announce such a thing, and it's probably not the member's place to run around and twirl a baton and say hey look, i'm a member and let everybody ooh and ahh over here in a green jacket.
>> well, a woman in a green jacket there will certainly turn some heads and we will all know very quickly, i'm sure, if, in fact, that is the case. we talked to some folks hitting the practice rounds about their stance on this whole issue. let me just play some of that. >> is it discrimination? possibly. i think at this point they deserve the right to determine who they want in their own club. >> females should be given the opportunity. this is 2012 and women are allowed to do everything else. >> it's 2012, you know, you heard the woman. maybe that seems to represent the sentiment, what a lot of folks are saying. you eve got folks who say, you know, this is a private club. it's their own business. you also have people saying, as she did, it's 2012, the 21st century. you're there on the grounds. what are you hearing? are folks focused on golf? or are they talking about women? >> mostly talking about golf,
but when you do talk about this topic, it's very split. and it's very divisive really, frankly. but ultimately, this is not going to go away because you have a woman heading one of the companies that is a tournament sponsor. i think that's why this is so much different than it was even ten years ago. >> final question to you as you're there, here on the eve of the masters. we do see virginia rometti walking around in a green jacket and they say ah-ha! she is a member. what is the reaction? >> i think everybody will be relieved that this is kind of behind us. that's what ultimately makes it sort of silly that we've gotten to this point. there's so many incredible women in the world who are qualified and capable of being a member here and who run major corporations and change the world. so it's just one of those things that, everybody feels like okay, it's time. and let's move on and enjoy this beautiful place and the great golf tournament that it is.
>> enjoy it. we will continue talking if that, in fact, happens. beautiful blue skies at augusta. thank you, sir. mean what time, not at all blue skies. scary video out of texas. devastating tornadoes heating the state. coming up next, we'll talk to a woman who shot this video. look at that. as one of the twisters formed very closely to her home. but with copd making it hard to breathe, i thought those days might be over. so my doctor prescribed symbicort. it helps significantly improve my lung function, starting within 5 minutes. symbicort doesn't replace a rescue inhaler for sudden symptoms. with symbicort, today i'm breathing better, and that means... game on! symbicort is for copd, including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. it should not be taken more than twice a day. symbicort may increase your risk of lung infections, osteoporosis, and some eye problems. tell your doctor if you have a heart condition or high blood pressure before taking it. [ whistle ] with copd, i thought i might miss out on my favorite tradition.
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it. you can see this giant tractor trailer being tossed about in the air. remember, we watched this live yesterday and i was almost speechless looking at this. these things are 12,000, 15,000 pounds. it's like the wind picks it up, tosses it about, drops it, picked up another one. drops it. one after the other after the other. and this is what the area looked like when the twister got finished with it. this was the aftermath. in all, some 50 tractor trarls were damaged. the weather service says between 6 and 13 tornadoes hit northern texas. and most people when faced with that kind of destructive storm would run for cover, but not everyone did. some stood still and watched and pulled out their camera and sent us an ireport. you can hear the family talking as they're watching this tornado develop right in front of them. take a look.
>> i think it's disappearing. holy crap. >> is it coming this way? >> you hear a couple of voices there. one voice is kelly corasco. she's joining me on the phone from dallas. kelly, when i look at this, that twister looked a little too close for comfort for me. your brother, i'm assuming that's your brother with the camera rolling. >> caller: it was. >> why didn't you run for cover? >> caller: well, we had the kids and the dog is underneath the sf stairs ain the closet and we wee ready to dive in 37 but we didn't hear sirens or see rain.
by the time we seen that, it was well past our house. so lucky, you know, we were okay, we were safe. but yeah, it was a little intense. normally you would take cover. i'm not sure what we were thinking at the time. >> sort of one of those monday morning quarterbacking. maybe i should have joined the kids in 9 shelter. but for now, glad you guys are okay. how long did you sit out there and watch this thing. what it looked like, what it sounded like and how long it took before it passed. >> a siren really far in the distance about 10 minutes before it happened. then the sirens turned off. we went out front and just started seeing the wall cloud. we put the kids and the dogs in the closet. and before we knew it, our right side was completely clear, and when we went to the backyard, we could see the clouds on the right hand side where -- it was clear blue sky coming in and
gathering with the dark clouds. there was very little wind. it wasn't raining. you can see in the video it was really clear. we weren't really sure what was happening. our local television station wasn't reporting there was a tornado forming. 50. >> so this was a surprise to you. >> shock. >> was your heart pounding out of your chest? >> oh, absolutely. i don't think i've ever been so scared before. it was really, really intense. my voice is cracking in the video. we just didn't know what to do. but we knew once it had gone past us, it wouldn't come back towards us. i felt safe at that point. >> you mentioned wall cloud and you talk about a shelter. this tells me maybe you've been through this before. have you? >> well, just being in the dallas-ft. worth area, we kind of go through this every year. obviously not to this extent, but growing up here and going to the schools here, you go through
tornado drills and you kind of know what you're supposed to be doing, much like people on the west coast that go through earthquakes and stuff. so they prepared us. we know just by watching our local television and being educated in school what to do. >> kelly corasco, we're glad you and your family are a-okay. next time do me a favor, get in the shelter. >> will do. >> get the video later. thank you. coming up next here, the fight rages on over a miss universe contestant who was born a man. plus, an elderly woman, listen to this, this elderly woman lands a small plane after the pilot, her husband, dies. those stories after this quick break. 8% every 10 years. wow. wow. but you can help fight muscle loss with exercise and ensure muscle health. i've got revigor. what's revigor? it's the amino acid metabolite, hmb to help rebuild muscle and strength naturally lost over time. [ female announcer ] ensure muscle health has revigor
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>> helen collins and her 81-year-old husband john were flying home to wisconsin from florida in their cessna. they were almost there and suddenly john slumped over in the plane midair, uncongress. helen collins is not a licensed pilot. didn't know how to fly a cessna. she alerted air traffic control and she took over the plane. rob was sent up tor her wingman. my goodness. they need your help, they ask for your wife's help as well. she's a license pilot and senior instructor. what did she explain was the situation in the air? >> brook, when keith called me initially, he asked me if i could meet him at the airport. i said sure. we have angers at the airport. i was a little concerned it might have something to do with
our investment in the airport and he said no, actually, we have a john collins' airplane inbound to the airport and john is unresponsive and his wife helen is flying the aircraft. and all of a sudden it kind of brought me to a very high sense of awareness that there's an aviation situation going on at the airport. and i have to think about this if he's asking for my attendance. so i headed to the airport along with my wife kathy. we headed to the airport. a lot of emergency personnel was here. keith was here, of course. some of the family was here at the airport already. and we walked into the conference wroroom and the radi room and i asked what's the plan here, what's going on. and they looked at me pretty much asked me the same question. it was left up to myself and the airport manager to develop a
very quick plan of attack. >> you're friends with this man who slumped over at the airplane. you go back a number of years. so i imagine you don't know what's going on with your friend. your wife starts talking to helen collins up in the air. how did helen sound. was she terrified? >> no, she sounded very much in control and attempting to gain control of the situation that she was in. you could tell that the communication, as i left the radio room at the terminal of the airport that my wife was talking to helen and they were working out the next communication connection, which was me in their -- in helen and john's other aircraft, the single engine bonanza to come online and begin working with
her air born. >> so you hop in the bonanza and start chasing, i don't know how many minutes later, you went up chasing and finding helen's plane. what's your next move? >> well, sevenen ins from the time i started the engine in the bonanza and i joined up on her wing. and the quote from helen was that sounds great, you're coming up to help, but you get up here quick because i'm running out of the fuel. when she said that, i felt i had somebody i could really work with who was aggressive to deal with the situation so that's important in this situation. >> she's never flown a plane in her life, correct? >> she soloed in a single engine airplane many, many years ago. it's not like riding a bike. you have to stay proficient and current at, but things start coming back quickly as far as pitch control and handling the
aircra aircraft. and she's flown with john in the twin engine airplane and a single engine airplane multitudes of time. they flew very often. so she was familiar with some of the control, some of the switchology, if you will, of the cockpit. >> so her husband is slumped over the controls. somehow she's able to gain control of this airplane and with your help land it. how was the landing? >> the landing was outstanding for her level of competency enability. a lot a lot of multiengine instructor time with students that have brand-new, no multiengine time at all. maybe just single engine time, lighter aircraft and i would put her on the same level as guys that have previous experience flying. and her abilities were amazing.
he was responsible to all the instruction that got through to my aircraft. there were some technical commune dags difficulty, but we solved those. once we were on a two-way conversation, the rest of the flights just went very smooth. >> that is amazing. >> we did about four circuits around the airport for draining and then began the approach for landing and found out when we got close to the ground, the alignment over the runway and altitude and air speed was too high and needed to be reduced. so we opted, because i thought she was competent to do this, we opted for a go-round. and we did. and i was right on her wing. all she had to do was follow me on the go around. she did an outstanding job. we came right back around with traffic pattern elevation, 800
or 900 feet. and came in for the final approach, which required a little bit of maneuvers and she did it just like an old pro and lined up with the run way, came in. the time factor of reducing the power and pitching the airplane, that's what -- >> it's amazing. you're throwing out these technical terms, but let me just say, rob, whatever it was, hearing she was able to land this thing with your help and your wife's help is truly stunning. we appreciate your calling in. i'm so sorry for the loss of your friend, but it sounds like you saved her life and i'm sure she's grateful. rob, thank you for calling in. >> you ear welcome. thank you for calling. >> now to this as we' been telling you. kony 2012 part two is slated to be released tomorrow. until i was old enough to drive. my parents put mothballs in the trunk to keep the critters out. they didn't realize that the smell would never leave the car.
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same area more than once, even during the same types of days or days of the week. >> the program generates 10 hot spot maps each day, letting officers know when and where a crime is likely to occur. >> a 60% likelihood of a particularry in this area that we're going to go to now. >> this system gives them another tool. >> since 2000 we've lost about 20% of our overall staff. >> santa cruz police say they saw an 11% drop in particularlies. the los angeles police department is also following suit in the three months they found the algorithm twice as accurate as climb analysts in predicting crime. >> i really just see this as the future of law enforcement. >> yahoo cutting 2000 jobs. that ishefty chunk of the
work force. you have a friend in yahoo. tense time in the office today. >> it's been tense for yahoo for a really long time now. it forced out its last ceo. it filed a lawsuit against facebook, which investors see as despera desperate. and the list goes on and on. the company needs to turn things around. so what the new ce zo doing, he's slimming things down. he wants yahoo to be a leaner, meaner machine. cuts about 15% of its work force. it's no longer the trend setter that it used to be. it's losing ad dollars. so yahoo is just trying to find its way back, brooke. >> 200,000 jobs added in march. how is that as far as what was expected? how does that compare?
>> it's the second month you're seeing the private sector add jobs. there has been job growth over the past year, but the problem, that job growth has been pretty spotty. only 47,000 jobs last may were added. the goal is to really bring down en unemployment. we need to see strong gains month after month. it's the reason the unemployment rate is expected to stay at 3.8% on friday when the government jobs report comes out. >> stay at 8.3%. how are the numbers here affecting numbers on the big board. there's a bit of a selloff. >> stocks taking a nose dive. it's not just because of the jobs report. the fed came out with minutes from its latest meeting saying it's closing the door on any extra stimulus that had been a talked about or rumored. wall street has kind of grown addicted to the feds helping
prop up the market. but with the fed putting the kabosh on it, it really surprised wall street. it's sending investors to the exit at this point. the fed wants to see if the economy can stand on its own two feet without any safety net at this point. >> allison, were you a jestons find? >> kind of. >> you totally were not. i was. the jetsons, back to the future, we have all seen flying cars in the movies and on television, but folk, apparent lit's going to be a reality. we're going to show this to you. ♪ he was a 21st century global nomad ♪
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back to the jetsons, when you were a kid you thought could there possibly one day being a flying car? check this out. this is a video of a prototype taking off. it flies. the street legal airplane is about to be shown off at the new york auto show. the company that makes it is seeing if people who aren't pilots have interest. testing, they say, is not complete. these may actually be available to buy next year. it's going to cost you a cool $280,000. look at that. you have to see it to believe it, i suppose. an update now on a story we told you about this past monday. atlanta police are investigating this traffic stop involving tyler perry. in a facebook post liked more than 100,000 times, perry called
it a case of racial profiling. in response, the atlanta police department released this statement -- mr. perry's concerns will be the basis for referral of the matter to the office of professional standards. it goes on, ops has soaped an investigation to determine if mr. perry's claims can be substantiated and whether any departmental policies or procedures were violated during the stop. in that facebook post i was t l telling about a moment ago, he said it should be a hate crime investigated by the fbi and he described this intense run in with two atlanta police officers. this happened last month when he was pulled over for making an ill looel turn. he told officers he signaled to get into the turning lane then made the turn to make sure he wasn't being followed. perry said it wasn't until a third officer, an african-american officer arrived on the situation th-- scene tha
the situation was defused. he also made a reference to the killing of florida teenager trayvon martin. i'm not sure how a murder in florida can be protected by a stand your ground law he also mentioned the suspicious disappearance of two florida men, terrance williams and felipe santos who was mexican. both were arrested by steven culkins more than eight years ago. they haven't been seen since. ands a tyler perry points out, no one has been charged. tomorrow, we are told the american-based charity behind kony 2012 is to reloose a sequel to the smash dom tear. kony 2012 get about 100 million hits on the web. it got millions of young people in america to pay attention to the problem in africa. namely this murderous african war lord and also prompted questions about accuracy and the
group who produced it. six women, one man killed during a shooting rampage in oakland, california. the campus of thf small christian university. the names of the victims have now been released and the suspect is due in court just about two hours from now. that story 90 seconds away. s. wow. wow. but you can help fight muscle loss with exercise and ensure muscle health. i've got revigor. what's revigor? it's the amino acid metabolite, hmb to help rebuild muscle and strength naturally lost over time. [ female announcer ] ensure muscle health has revigor and protein to help protect, preserve, and promote muscle health. keeps you from getting soft. [ major nutrition ] ensure. nutrition in charge! since ameriprise financial was founded back in 1894, they've been committed to putting clients first. helping generations through tough times. good times. never taking a bailout. there when you need them. helping millions of americans over the centuries.
we also mentioned a moment ago, we have a court appearance for the suspect. but first, the emerging time line here. >> monday morning, 43-year-old one l. goh arrives at oikos university. according to police, he's on the hunt for a specific female administrator at the college, his intended target. when he can't find her, the rampage begins. >> this was a calculated, cold-blooded execution in a classroom. >> goh first takes a reception nis into a classroom full of students and shoots her. then he tells the students to line up against the wall. i'm going to kill you all, he allegedly told them. some of the students refused to follow his orders and he begins shooting them one by one. at 10:303 a.m., the first 911 call comes in and police arrive on scene just three minutes later. police conduct a search of the i
of building and find students barricaded inside classrooms hiding under desks. all the students are removed from the school. seven are dead, three are wounded. >> by this time, goh fled the scene, allegedly in a car stolen by one of his victims, but police already have a description. the. >> the shooter is korean, about 40 years old, 5'5", heavy build. wearing a blue jacket and a baseball cap. >> at approximately 11:30 a.m., goh suenders to police after telling a security guard he needs to speak with police because he just shot several people.
he's now in custody, police say he doesn't appear at all to be remor remorseful. >> he said he was upset with the administration. while he was a student, he was picked on, wasn't treated fairly by students and the administrator. >> as we mentioned, the suspect is going to be in court just about two hours from now. what's the significance of today's court appearance. >> well, brook, he'll be informed of the charge he's facing, at least seven counts of murder, three counts of attempted murder, as well as a kidnapping charge. this is actually a routine hearing. we don't believe he has an attorney at this point. one thing we should also point out brook, there's been a frantic search to find the murder weapon in this case. investigators are searching yesterday, searching today. they believe that go put the
weapon in an estuary and delivers are looking for the gun. it was purchased legally in the state of california. >> so we don't know where the weapon is yet. we do now know the names of the victims. what do we know about them? >> there was a memorial service to. despite the fact that they all attended this christian college, aall come from different faiths. thank you, dan. this fast food commercial got a lot of you talking and competing. is it okay to have an african-american woman promoting
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million to promote chifried chin for burger king. how is that a controversy? >> we read a tweet, host of bill maher, please stop apologizing. i just want to read part of the op-ed. in the last year, we have been shocked and appalled by the unbelievable insensitive of nike, ashton kutcher, tracy morgan, don imus, kirk cameron, the super bowl halftime show. he goes on. the espn guys who used the wrong cliche after everyone used all the others. who can keep up. my question to you, is this a case of people being a little too sensitive? >> i posted this on my facebook page. the first 15 comments were i'm sorry, i didn't realize there was absolutely no other news today in the entire world.
sometimes we have to take a step back and say an ad is just an ad 37 michael squjackson's hair wan fire making an ad for pepsi. oh, i didn't realize he was drinking soda. >> they will put an ad back up but they're not specific if it will be a chicken snap wrap or not. you're in p.r. if you're in burger king, do you put the same ad up? >> you never should have taken it down to begin with. if you're doing something that's right and you're creating a controversy, stand by your principles. you put that ad up there to take it down and blame something else like licensing or branding, it likes you a little wishy washy. it certainly wasn't bringing a superstar to do an ad like this.
>> thank you very much. we appreciate it. >> there was a mystery i want you to hear about this. thereon this, a sheriff's deputy shoots a enkill asthma reen after he gets out of his suv. the sergeant's young daughters still in the backseat. now as his family is dmangd answers, there's a new video, 31 minutes of surveillance video showing what happened moments before this marine's death. we will speak live with the family's attorney about this mysterious case in california. but first, doping this hour, mitt romney rips president obama in what suddenly feels like the beginning now of the general election. also, the police officers convicted in shootings after hurricane katrina learn their fate. and a bomb surprises american soldiers. roll it.