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boom boom now. that's pretty cool. >> what are the odds of you dating bob? >> kimberly: might be higher than 12,500. >> dana: wanted to make sure. thanks for watching. see you tomorrow. bye. >> bret: getting to the bottom of benghazi. one witness prepares to point the finger of blame at hillary clinton. this is "special report." >> bret: good evening. i'm bret baier. although still a day and a half away, wednesday's congressional hearing on the benghazi terror attack is shaping up as a direct assault on the obama administration's handling of the crisis and could reverberate into the next presidential campaign. much of the verbal are a tier larry will be directed at former secretary of state and perspective presidential candidate hillary clinton. chief washington correspondent james rosen tells us what we know right now. >> i directed our response
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from the state department and state in close contact with officials from across our government. >> in the early hours of the benghazi crisis, a state department whistleblower will soon tell congress secretary clinton and under secretary of state for management kennedy tried to cut the department own department bureau out of the reporting and decision-making. >> what would have been her motivation for doing that. >> if you wanted it so seem like it wasn't terrorism, keeping them out of room allows to you play with this false truth that somehow it was a video and the same as the protest in egypt which, of course, from the get go, everyone knew just wasn't true. >> the whistleblower is mark thompson, a former marine and long-time senior officer in states counter terrorism bureau. fox news has learned another official in the same bureau voiced the same complaint about clinton and kennedy back in october. congressman alining that consumption in maryland accused the panel's republicans of distorting the facts to drum up
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publicity for wednesday's hearing while a spokesman at state agreed issa's motivations appear quote political. >> this is not a collaborative process where the committee is working directly with us and trying to establish facts that would help, you know, as we look to keep our people safe overseas in a complex environment. >> they called the charge false and former counter chief benjamin told fox news though i was out of the country on official travel at the time of the attack i was in frequent contact with the department at no time was the bureau sidelined or otherwise kept from carrying out its tasks. >> these are not political appointees. >> another whistleblower testifying wednesday will be greg hicks the number 2 u.s. diplomat in libya under chris stevens one of the last people to speak with the slain ambassador. in a committee interview released sunday, hicks blamed the false talking pointselivered by u.n. ambassador susan rice on the sunday talk shows of september 16 for the absence of any arrest in the case so far by the fbi. that's because the libyan president had already declared benghazi a
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terrorist event, not a protest gone awry as rice alleged. the net impact of that, hicks testified, is the spokesperson of the most powerful country in the world has basically said that the president of libya is either a liar or doesn't know what he is talking about. >> that caused a huge delay in our ability to bring those terrorists to justice. >> also speaking out today, former u.n. ambassador tom pickering and mike mullen. they led the state department's post benghazi review board in a statement to fox news today defended their work which is now under review by the states department general. they got to the bottom of benghazi because they enjoyed quote unfettered access to every witness and every document they needed to z however, they never asked to interview secretary of state clinton. bret? >> bret: james rosen live at the state department. james, thank you. much more on this with the panel. wednesday's hearing is shaping up to be one of those pivotal moments for administration. senior political analyst
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brit hume here to tell us things don't always work out that way. >> long experience teaches that highly anticipated congressional hearings often fail to it meet expectations. witnesses don't quite in public what they have told investigators ahead of time. professional interrogators prove inept and unfocused. if it lives up to it the billing the truth about what happened that night and the administration's efforts to disguise it might atlas begin to come out. for this case to become the scandal it surely deserves to be will require another ingredient. relentless news coverage of the kind of media typically avoid some cause they favor. that's why the gosnell abortion horrors were played down and that's why the benghazi talking points were treated as just an honest mistake. each new advanced tid bit from wednesday's witnesses make it clear that the department cia and white house deliberately concocted a benghazi cover story tawas false in every
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nearly every particular. think back to the claim by president bush that iraq had tried to buy uranium in africa. it amount amounted to 16 quordz. state of the union address it was arguably true. it triggered a media firestorm that did much to it advance the notion that mr. bush had lied the u.s. into iraq. now, supposed that administration had done what this one has on benghazi? bret? >> bret: brit, do you sense the media attitude towards this changing over all? >> i'm beginning to. it's not going to say it's going to happen. but i note particularly reporting done on cbs news by sharyl attkisson who is a fine reporter as you and i both know. over the weekend she was out with a number of different reports. she had another report out today. there was bob schieffer said over the weekend on his program, well known correspondent and anchor there that this is the story that just won't go away. he didn't say he wanted it to so that's encouraging. so i think, perhaps, this is beginning to turn too
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soon to say but perhaps. >> bret: okay, brit. thank you. now to a situation is that threatens to it spiral on lamb daily basis. the obama administration is trying to clarify what the president meant weeks ago when he talked about the red line over syrian chemical weapons. this comes after israeli air strikes inside syria over the weekends aimed at missiles bound for hezbollah have everyone in that part of the world even more on edge. chief white house correspondent ed henly has the -- henry has the latest. >> as the regime of syrian president bashar assad showed off what it claims to be the damage from more israeli air strikes and talk of a wider war started bubbling in the middle east, white house officials seemed to double down on president obama's red line comment. declaring he did not ad-lib last august by suggesting there may be u.s. military action if assad uses chemical weapons on his own people. >> the president's use of the term red line was deliberate and based on u.s. policy. it was consistent with what
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we were saying both to the assad regime and others privately. >> that runs counter to a "new york times" report sunday quoting officials inside the administration declaring they were surprised by the president's unscripted comments may box them in now that there is evidence used in syria. leaving john mccain to charge the conflicting signals from the white house are straining its credibility around the world. >> the conflict is spilling over into lebanon and jordan. the whole situation is becoming more and more expansive and unfortunately, the red line that the president of the united states written was apparently written in disappearing ink. >> carney says the white house sharply disagrees and pointed again to the experience in iraq. the fact of the matter is jumping in and acting before you have the facts is not a good recipe for weighty policy decision
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making. >> while the president all but ruled out sending u.s. ground troops to syria to friday in costa rica. the administration is still weighing whether to ramp up the aid to the syrian rebels by sending weapons or launching possible u.s. air strikes against assad's military planes or his missile sites inside syria. >> i don't take any options off the table as commander and chief. circumstances can change. you never know what contingencies you have to deal with. but, what i do know is that i cannot see a scenario right now where american boots on the ground would make any sense. >> touted the u.s. is the top provider of humanitarian aid to syria. he says the administration is playing a coordinated role. they are now under pressure to take a leading role, bret? >> bret: ed henry live on the north lawn. thank you. let's find out now what the israeli military is doing leland vittert is in northern israeli tonight.
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>> tanks fired up their engines and made the crawl from flatbed trucks to the well worn dere of the goal line heights miles from the border they could soon fight on. soldiers spent the day preparing their armour. on the high ground incoming rockets backed group hezbollah in lebanon or the syrian army. stayed to work hard out of the syrian war which rages in villages just beyond the border finance. but says it will not sit by as iranian cargo jets like these bring in sophisticated weapons to syrian airports for their final land journey to hezbollah. iran has long tried supply its proxies with both sophisticated air defenses and long range more accurate missiles to attack israel's population centers. >> we are concerned about the security of israel. we are worried about the that r
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weaponry will be in the head hands of terrorist organizations. that's something we cannot allow to happen. >> israel says it is not looking for a war but is certainly ready for one if it comes. locals here are equating each one of these strikes against syria as pulling the trigger in a deadly game of russian roulette. when will president assad finally decide to respond? to that end, he told a kuwaity newspaper today that the next time he will hit back, the question, of course, is does that come here on israel's well-protected home front or does hezbollah strike abroad as it has in the past with deadly consequences? five miles from the syrian border, leland vittert, fox news. >> bret: a senior u.s. defense official confirms that north korea has moved ballistic missiles away from the coastal launch pad. the two missile batteries are being returned to garrison ending weeks of tension on the korean peninsula. this comes one day before the south korean president
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arrives in washington for a meeting with president obama at the white house. the officer in charge of preventing and responding to sexual assaults in the air force has been arrested and charged with sexual battery. lt. colonel jeff extra is accused of fondling a woman in virginia city parking lot over the weekend. he has been chief of staff of the sexual assault prevention branch for two months. he was removed from that post today pending the outcome of an investigation. as far as one broadcast network is concerned. the philadelphia abortion trial is not happening. that's later in the grapevine. and up next. we'll go to philly to try to figure out where the jury is right now on that trial.
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including murder. correspondent shannon bream is live tonight in philadelphia. some of her report contains disturbing information. good evening, shannon. >> hello, bret. the jury wrapped up its fifth day of deliberations today with no verdict but did seem to signal wrestling with the most serious charges against dr. kermit gosnell. asking the judge for guidance today about the difference between the first and third degree murder charges asking about inif a is a side. charges are that he killed infants born alive at his clinic. there are scores of additional charges against gosnell along with conspiracy and corruption. he is also charged with 24 felony counts of performing an abortion more than 24 weeks into a pregnancy. a conviction on any of those particular felony charges could carry jail time and at age 72. likely gosnell may never again be a free man even if he is not found guilty on the murder charges but convicted on some of the lesser charges which also include 227 misdemeanor
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counts. gosnell's defense attorney jack mcmahon specifically mentioned the fox news special see no evil that aired this weekend outlining the history of gosnell as west philadelphia clinic. asked if they this seen it. >> the judge asked the question. apparently no one had heard it, so he we will move on. a police source who had worked on this case from the beginning thinks prosecutors should be encouraged that should be answered about the murder question. it could decided that gosnell is guilty of something but not specifically just what they think he is guilty of. his attorney says not so. but the questions from the jury this morning are typical of those he has seen from juries in his 35 years in practice. his client will be found not guilty. bret? >> bret: shawn none bream live in philadelphia. on the lookout for that verdict. the dow lost 5. s&p 500 was up three.
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>> he cooperated fully with law enforcement authorities. he answered all of their questions on multiple occasions. and we're confident this the end robel's name he will come back to clear his name in this case over the weekend the fbi returned to the cambridge massachusetts home shared by tsarnaev and his wife. they believe the pressure cooker bombs were most likely made there with sources confirming to fox news one to husband tamerlan after the fbi released these surveillance pictures of the bombing suspects april 18th. investigators also want to know where copies of al
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qaeda web magazine found russell's computer were downloaded and read by russell or her husband. >> it's hard for most investigators to believe that she should be living in a premises where bombs are being put together, where mr. there is explosive residue and for her to know nothing about it i believe a strong feeling have to be some level of involvement on her part. >> though tamerlan body released thursday there is no plan for burial after one funeral home refused to handle it the director of the worcester massachusetts funeral home says tamerlan's mother wants the her son's body back but no request has been made. >> no efforts of any send remains to russia. >> no one from the state of massachusetts the governor. >> not that we are aware of. >> john kerry will use the trip to moscow to focus on the investigation and better intelligence sharing with the russian security services in the future it was the russians who provided initial tip about tamerlan in march of 2011,
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bret. >> bret: thank you. >> you are welcome. >> bret: conservatives another shot at immigration reform this time hitting it right where it hurts in your wallet. chief national correspondent jim angle runs the numbers for us tonight. new reports say illegal immigrants get citizenship under a new bill cost trillion dollars in benefits than they would ever pay in tax. >> you will increase government spending by around $9 trillion and these individuals will receive about $6 trillion more in government benefits than they pay n taxes. >> the average unlawful immigrant household will receive nearly $3 in benefits for every $1 in taxes paid. >> the new immigration bill would denied all benefits to illegal immigrants 1 years perhaps longer. then they would be obama care. >> the net cost of obama care is around $27 billion per year once the illegal
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immigrants begin to get access to it. >> others note these immigrants are already here. some costs such as schooling immigrant children are already being paid. >> many of the things already in this study. collection of public benefits competing with american workers they are already happening. >> many argue the year all economy will expand because of immigration reform. >> in the absence of immigration. the native born population is not going to have enough children to replace the current population. we shrink in size in population. we shrink in size as an economy. not paying more taxes going forward they cause the rest of us to be more productive. big fiscal gain from immigration reform. >> which is why some argue immigration refor would help the economy. >> various researchers have found that g.d.p. in the united states will increase because of immigration by $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years. >> rector warns about the looming cost of retirement
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programs. >> about half of it is social secures 34 years old. about three decades. we have a welfare state that is unsustainably large. immigrants didn't break it and they're not going to make it worse. they might actually give us breathing room to fix it. >> cost will be a key part of the immigration debate and these are the two competing views of what reform would mean. bret? >> bret: jim, thank you. big week for immigration. it is one of the most sensational trials in memory. why is one broadcast network completely ignored it? animal rights advocates cannot ignore the actions of new jersey's governor "the grapevine" is next.
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>> bret: now some fresh pickings from the political grapevine. as we told you earlier the philadelphia jury is deciding the fate of abortion doctor accused of killing one patient and four infants born alive. despite the shocking charges one network has not reported one word since the start of the 49-day trial. abc news found time for many other criminal trials. the media research center reports good morning america has devoted almost 2.5 hours to crime in that same period. the case of jodi arias, for example, who is charged with killing her boyfriend warranted 28 stories thursday, good morning america opted for petty crime, a story about two
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ice cream trucks in an apparent turf war in upstate, new york. the gesture that got a texas high school relay team disqualified from a track meet has sparked a broader debate about religious freedom. derek hayes pointed a finger to the sky after crossing the finish line for the columbus high school four by one relay team. gesture father says was to thank god. a referee triewld amounted to excessive celebration and disqualified the team quote. it was a reaction a father told a local tv station. you are brought up your whole life that god gives you good things, you are blessed. texas attorney general greg abbot tweeted disgraceful, winning track team disqualified for praising god. under state so he scholastic school hand gestured are considered excessive celebration. final rules are left up to the person officiating the
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race. video by chris christie's office has been met by disapproval by animal rights advocates. the governor's daughter fourth grade class was visiting the state house when the student spotted the spider there you just saw christie spotted and killed it to the amusement for the class. peta was quick to respond saying the governor reacted without thinking. quote some people put the spider outside. spiders are often scary to people and that can prevent them from pondering their worth. in 2009 you may remember, peta disapproved when president obama swatted a fly during a television interview they called that executive insect execution. our top story at the bottom of the hour. we are learning more tonight about some of the people-to-who plan to testify wednesday's congressional hearing on the benghazi terror attack. three whistle blowers are expected to accuse the obama administration of
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trying to cover up key facts about the assault. of course, the white house has said such witnesses are free to come forward. but tonight national security correspondent jennifer griffin tells us what happened to one man who is still paying the price for blowing the whistle. >> his revelations to the media about the need for armored vehicles to protect the troops from roadside bombs changed the course of the wars in iraq and afghanistan. saving untold lives of service members. normally france guile would be considered a hero. instead this marine was called a trader by his spierer sue peerier. >> they have a reason to be squared. >> threatened many times. been fired. i sympathize with those though ho would like transparency on benghazi. they would like to throw on that so it doesn't happen in the future. >> france guile was a decorated marine in afghanistan in 2006 when he
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became the source for a series of front page stories in "u.s.a. today" calling out the pentagon for failing to send mine resistant vehicles to the field when troops were dying from roadside bombs. guile then testified before the house committee on government reform in oversight. the same committee hearing the benghazi testimony wednesday. >> solving the issue at hand was more important than allowing it to remain silent. chain of command didn't work at some point. i realized that the only way to do this was to go around the chain of command. >> the retaliation from the pentagon, guile said, began almost immediately. >> after i started to make my congressional and media disclosures. a series of reprisals followed. then finally, this led to my suspension for over one year but it was the road to my firing and the stripping of all my clearances without my clearances i can't do my job. it hurts my reputation forever and that's just the
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way it is. >> the marine corps would not respond to guile's allegations of retaliation. guile urged government whistle blowers to seek the help of the nongovernment accountability project which represents him and other whistle blowers for free. bret? >> bret: jennifer griffin at the pentagon. jennifer, thank you. is the president's red line on syria drawn with disappearing ink? that's what one senator says. we will ask the fox all-stars when we return.
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glmple i don't take any options off the table as commander and chief. circumstances can change. you never know he what contingencies you have to deal with. but, what i do know is that i can not see a scenario right now in which american boots on the ground would make any sense. >> we're not waiting. we're not standing by. we are currently the largest humanitarian donor to deal with the crisis in syria. we are the largest contributor of nonlethal aid to the opposition. we have mobilized countries to support the opposition. >> president obama over the past few days talking about syria what the the u.s. is doing. what it may do. this as israel strikes inside syria taking out some missiles headed for hezbollah according to u.s.
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intelligence officials. the region, a very tense place as the civil war inside syria continues to heat up and there you see lebanon right there in between israel and syria. let's bring in our panel. we will start there, steve hayes senior writer for "the weekly standard." a.b. stoddard associate editor of the hill and syndicated columnist charles krauthammer. the president's use of the term was deliberate and based on u.s. policy it comes after a "new york times" article quoting senior officials saying they were surprised by the president's unscripted comments about syrian chemical weapons. >> which means the contradictions on the meek of all of this continues -- meaning of all of this continues. they can't get the cover up retract story correct. slip off hand and no it was intended. in either case, up to now it's meaningless. i think what's really
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interesting is that the israelis went ahead and acted on red line undeclared so everybody understands in the region. for israelis to that don't have a dog in the fight it's a shiite sunni war which is not going to help israel in either way. it has a red line on the issue of strategic balance between it and its enemies in terms of weaponry. it won't allow hezbollah the weapon that israel attacked today are. are missiles of precision that could hit tel aviv. will not allow that -- and the reason i think it will have an effect on the u.s. response is because it demonstrated that israel could penetrate the defense that the syrians have with complete impunity. and the notion that the only way to stop the syrian air war on its own people is to do a campaign like we
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did in libya, all out campaign that knocks out all the air defenses is not right obviously the israelis were able to manage an attack like that. we could use missiles or other offshore weaponry. hitting strategic areas in syria. that would reduce assad's capacity to put up aircraft. concern this was expanding border lebanon and elsewhere. >> i would agree with charles. the israelis change the calculus for united states completely. the threat now of something really spilling into the many nations across that reasonable. several wars going on inside syria. they are different. not only pressure the u.s. to use airplane because the israelis did but also
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because of what the chaos that is going different growing every day. the problem for the u.s. of course is that all these different countries have objectives in syria. what is our objective and what is the most favorable outcome. at this point there is no replacing the assad regime with sensible governing force. the opposition is so splintered we are not even backing the right rebels. it's a question of how we work with our allies or do something bilaterally or unilaterally or in a coalition that actually manages chaos. and doesn't even really reach, you know, a favorable outcome. but gets in before the whole thing breaks out. to a more dramatic extent. >> bret: steve, jay carney was asked today about syria and how it's different than libya. >> he had opportunity to
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take action with with international partners to. prevent the imminent attack on a city much that would have led to countless deaths at the hands of the qaddafi regime and he took that action because the policy options were available to him that while not without risk, he believed could be successful answered took that action. the circumstances in libya present a different array of challenges. >> bret: he said syria is a different ballgame. >> look. that's pretty incredible argument to take from the white house. if you look back at the speech the president gave on march 28th, 2011. he talked about the need to prevent violence on horrific scale in libya in justifying what we had done. he went on and i will read these three sentences to brush aside america's responsibility as a leader and more profoundly our responsibilities to our fellow human beings under such circumstances would have been a betrayal of who we are. he said some nations can
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turn a blind eye to these atrocities, the united states cannot because we are different. he said i have refused to seat images of slaughter and mass graves. that's happened here. more people die in syria in a weekend than were likely to die in an attack on benghazi. jay cancery's argument just doesn't hold up. >> bret: do we act soap? >> i don't know. no boots on the ground. >> supply weapons to some of the rebels. i don't see an actual use of military on our side. >> next up. just how much trouble could hillary clinton be over benghazi and the hearings this week? hope
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over realty to be honest with you. they were hoping this wasn't the case.
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>> bret: talking there about the talking points that led to susan rice's appearance on six sunday shows after the benghazi attacks. and then before that, the arb, the independent panel report that the administration points to about benghazi. this is the head, of course, of the hearings up on capitol hill. greg hicks was the number 2 man on the ground in libya. he became chief of mission after ambassador stevens died. he will be one of the whistle blowers who testifies. also, mark thompson, a former marine who is part of the counter terrorism bureau. he alleges, according to fox news reporting, james rosen, our chief washington correspondent that secretary clinton and the under secretary of state, patrick kennedy tried to cut the department's counter terrorism bureau out of the chain of reporting and decision-making after benghazi. we are back with the panel. james, we should point out, as well as steve, you have done some great reporting on this in the past few days. what do we make of all of these things? i mean, these are big developments ahead of this
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wednesday hearing. >> they are. i think that's really, in some ways, the story. can you go back to your conversation with brit. is this sort of critical mass where you get members, democratic members of congress like stephen lynch in effect the talking points were scrubbed. they were bogus, they were bad. the more you have of that the more difficult it will be more the mainstream media to stop paying attention to this. the what we have seen over the weekend with the story with the talking points and now with gregory hicks coming out is the administration's preferred narrative crumbling. and we knew all along that a lot of the things that the administration was claiming didn't add up. we had pits and pieces to point out that they were not -- that the story that they were telling wasn't accurate. now we have got details. and we have got details both in documents, emails, we have got details in the actual verbatim talking points and you could see the revisions. and we have got details from credible firsthand witnesses on the ground and in communication with both
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washington and the people who were in benghazi that night. it's going to be incredibly difficult, i think, for the mainstream media not to pay attention to awful these accumulating details because they fill out this story. this narrative. this inaccurate narrative in a way that i think is not helpful for the administration. >> bret: a.b.? >> i think the mainstream media has been forced to cover this and already notes that this is going to be an explosive week with regard to this story. what the average american who hasn't been paying attention to and don't know a lot about it is going to learn this week is not just that there was were some talking points that ended up being wrong as bret said perhaps an honest mistake. not that this is confusing and tragic and no one ever came up with an explanation of what happened. they are going to learn that greg hicks, the number two guy was never consulted for the accountability review board report. that he was never brought in to key decision-making in the critical moments. they are going to find out that people were left out who newt answers. and that is going to be
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extremely damaging for the administration and potentially for hillary clinton and her presidential plans. the best thing for the administration to do is to be as forth right and open in airing facts as soon as possible. the longer that they are seen as slow walking, hiding, or intimidating anybody, the longer this lasts, the more painful it will be. >> bret: charles, in this testimony that we have already seen some of this interview with greg hicks, the number two guy, again, on the ground, he specifically says that special forces in tripoli were told to stand down and not get on a c 130 that was going to go from tripoli to benghazi that would have been there in time for the second attack, the second wave. they were told to not get on that plane. >> and he has also said when he saw what susan rice said on television that his jaw dropped it was sort -- it contradicted the first law of diplomacy.
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do not contradict and embarrass a friendly foreign leader. her statement came minutes after the president of libya had declared that it obviously was a terror attack. embarrassed him. hicks was the acting ambassador of course at the time after the death of ambassador stevens. he said as a result of embarrassing, humiliating the government. there that is probably why there was no fbi investigation. he also says or at least his lawyer now says that after his reaction he has been threatened with intimidation. threatened with reprisals. as has mark thompson. the other official, the former marine. and that is by definition a coverup. >> bret: here is what i get most. to what end? this is what -- the question i get. to what end will these committee hearings -- what are they hoping to get? what are republicans hoping to get to the end? it's essentially the
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genesis of hillary clinton's what. >> what difference does it make? >> bret: what difference does it make in a different phrase. that's the question you get from democrats who say this is a political witch-hunt? >> i would hope that republicans can answer that question with one word or two words. the truth. i mean, stop thinking about the political implications of this. don't race ahead of the evidence in front of you. you have seen some comments from republicans frankly that do this. it's not clear that greg hicks wasn't or that the military team wasn't allowed to go to benghazi because there had been a direct order from the white house or from washington. we don't know that so, people shouldn't just suggest that we do. the evidence, itself, i think, already suggests that the administration did not tell a straight story. deal with the evidence we have. try to learn more and try to come to the truth. >> bret: that is it for the panel. we'll obviously have all of that hearing and the wrap-up of it this week. stay tuned for a local news report that you truly have to see to believe and a
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breath bret before clicker tonight. congratulations to saxby chambliss to ho played golf with the president today. they played at the south course of andrews air force base along with senators corker and u dal.
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on the par 3. chambliss had a hole in one. i talked to him afterwards briefly. i asked him what he hit? he said at first well tell them i hit a pitching wedge and then he laughed and owned up to it okay, i had a 5 iron, didn't feel like going back to the cart. i choked up on the 5 iron well, congratulations, senator. it's a second hole in one. apparently the president signed the flag so he said it was a good day all. finally tonight, local news stations often don't have the same resources that national stations do, which can make stakeouts more difficult to cover. for example, a bear sighting in northeast ohio unfortunately our affiliate wjw did not get a shock of the bear so instead they improvised. >> early sunday morning right here along miles road a jogger saw what they thought was a black bear immediately called police. when police showed up. no sign of the bear. a few minutes later the bear was spotted behind this home in more land hills. this recreation identifies
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how witnesses say the bear escaped into the woods. [ laughter ] >> thanks for inviting us into your home tonight. that's it for this "special report," fair, balanced and unafraid. >> shepard: this is the fox report. tonight, the air force officer in charge of a essential assault prevention programs under arrest for sexual assault. plus, a newly wed and her friends killed in a limousine fire. they were riding across the bridge when their limb know exploded in flames. the women desperately tried to escape and other drivers tried to help. >> good samaritans did stop. tried to pull people from the fire. >> some of the women did not make it out alive. >> it's just very sad. >> tonight a night on the town turns into tragedy. a soccer referee dies

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