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oh captioning funded by cbs it's wednesday, january 13th, 2016. this is the "cbs morning news." an unfolding crisis in the persian gulf this morning. iran's military is holding ten members of the united states navy after their ship drifts into iranian waters. president obama gives his final state of the union address, tossing out some traditions and throwing a few jabs. and the nfl is returning to los angeles. more than 20 years after they skipped town for st. louis, the rams are coming back to the city
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they could be joined in l.a. by another team. good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters in new york. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. ten american sailors taken into custody by iran are still being held by iran this morning. their boat had been captured in the persian gulf yesterday. charlie d'agata is in london with the latest. >> reporter: iranians say the nine men and one woman were detained because they were snooping in iranian waters. tehran has asked the u.s. for an apology. iran news agency says the sailors were interrogated by iran's revolutionary guard this morning. the pentagon says the two small boats moving between kuwait and ba ran. bahrain. because of mechanical problems, they drifted into iranian
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the river boats like you see here do not carry sensitive equipment. the boats were captured by iran's revolutionary guard and this comes amid heightened tensions between iran and u.s. two weeks ago, iranian warships fired rockets within a mile of u.s. war ships. and, soon, possibly within days, it deals to curtail iran's nuclear program is likely to be implemented. today, the house is expected to vote on a deal to give congress more oversight on that. it's believed all of the sailors are fine and uninjured. >> that is good news. charlie tag a at that time in london, thank you, charlie. president obama heads to nebraska today where he is likely to continue pushing the theme from his final state of the union address. in last night's speech, the president acknowledged americans' anger and fear, and the political divides gripping this nation. he touted economic improvements and climate change agreement, and america's resolve against terrorism. >> when you come after
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long memories and our reach has no limits. >> weijia jiang has more from washington. >> that's why i stand here as confident as i have ever been. that the state of our union is strong. >> reporter: in his seventh and final state of the union address, president obama aimed to set his legacy and focus on the future. >> the future we want, all of us want, opportunity and security for our families, all that is within our reach. >> reporter: the president spoke less about policy and more on changing washington, admitting he failed to bring the parties together. >> it's one of the few regrets of my presidency, that the rancor and suspicion between the parties has gotten worse, instead of better. >> reporter: president obama did not mention any gop presidential candidates by name, but he warned against rhetoric over islam.
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muslims, whether abroad or our fellow citizens, it's just yang. >> reporter: south carolina governor nikki haley gave the president's response and echoing for the president to calm the anti-muslim rhetoric. >> no one to work hard and abide by our laws and should ever feel unwelcome in this country. >> reporter: the republican governor -- >> we are feeling a national crushing death and insurance plan making insurance let affordable and doctors less available. >> reporter: reaction to the state of the union from the campaign trail was swift with republican presidential front-runner donald trump taking to twitter, calling the president's speech here in washington boring, slow, and lethargic. texas senator ted cruz, who opted to skip the speech washings in new hampshire. >> it was more of the same. it was sadly, i think it was less a state of the union than it was a state of denial. >> reporter: today, president
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the major themes of his address. weijia jiang, cbs news, washington. joining is a deputy political editor for butfeed news. kyle, thank you for joining us. you watched the speech. i want to ask you. this morning, his critics and his friends, what do you think people will be talking about today? >> i think everyone this morning will be talking about not only what president obama said, but what also south carolina republican governor nikki haley said in response, which was both of them took failed chops at donald trump. and president obama's call for for -- and nikki haley said we should ignore the calls of the angriest voices. not mentioning trump by name but thinly chops to donald trump and his message. which dominated the campaign
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the last few months. >> his shadow certainly looms large and i think that was definitely an indication of that. typically, the state of the union address is meant to sort of rally supporters, clarify the agenda moving forward, but this is president obama's last year. it's also an election year. it's been a very heated election so far. so what do you think the purpose of the speech was? >> well, i think the purpose for him, mainly, was defending his legacy and the whole speech was really a response to how his legacy has been characterized by republicans throughout the campaign. and so i think the second purpose was to lay out a democratic and progressive agenda that can be carried on by hillary clinton or bernie sanders, whoever is the nominee. >> whoever ends up winning. kyle blaine, you are the deputy political editor for buzzfeed news, thank you for joining us this morning and getting up early. >> thank you. coming up on "cbs this morning," we will discuss the
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clinton, and nikki haley. the race for the democratic presidential nomination is getting closer. polls indicate that bernie sanders has widened his lead over hillary clinton in new hampshire and now leads clinton in iowa. a new cbs news/"the new york times" poll indicates how the race is tightening nationally. in december, clinton held a 20-point lead. now her margin over sanders is just seven points. sanders says clinton is certainly feeling the heat. >> we had three or four separate many attacks, and i am sure that more will be coming, it is an indication that the clinton campaign is getting very, very nervous. >> sanders support has risen among mostly younger voters and liberals. mexican officials say they are investigating the meeting between lug drug -- drug lord joaquin "el chapo" guzman and sean penn.
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was a fugitive. mexico officials want to see if any crimes were committed. guzman was captured friday on a raid on mexico's pacific coast and held in the same prison he escaped from last july but is constantly being moved. this morning, an area of low pressure has shifted over the great lakes, bringing lake-effect snow to portions of new york and new england. meanwhile, moderate snow showers developed over the mid-atlantic and upper midwest. philadelphia saw its first snow squalls of the season. wind gusts of 50 miles per hour were reported. a lake-effect snow watch is in effect in buffalo, new york, until tomorrow. some parts of the city could get a foot of snow and snow and strong winds have made a mess of travel in indiana. near richmond, one highway pileup involved nine trucks and four cars. coming up on the "morning news." the fun is over at party city. a mountain of party supplies tumbled from shelves after a huge collapse. later, football returns to los angeles with the rams
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rescuers in oakland, california, worked into the night to dig out a contractor trapped after a trench collapsed around him. it happened around noon. the man was buried up to his chest in clay-like mud. by late last night, one of his feet remained stuck in the mud. the firefighters say he appears to be doing okay. chaos at a party city store and the director of national intelligence is hit by a hacker. on the morning newsstand. "the washington post" reports a teenage hacker claims he broke into accounts belonging to the director of national intelligence. the hacker says he got into james clapper and his wife's personal e-mail account and home phone. he is one of the hackers who allegedly broke into the private e-mail account of the cia last fall. the fbi is investigating. "the new york times" reports
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that killed tn tourists in turkey. the suicide bombing yesterday in istanbul's tourist district killed ten foreigners and wounded 15 others. it is the first time isis struck turkey's tourism sector. "the detroit free press". reporters the michigan governor's activated the national guard to help distribute drinking water in flint. lead contaminated the water after the city switched from the detroit supply to the flint river in 2014. it found that the unhealthy water affected children. the first guardsmen arrived today, growing to more than 30 by friday. amid criticism the governor acted too slowly. >> i have apologized for what has gone on with the state and i am responsible for state government. >> the justice department is investigating. the "miami herald" said
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party supply store near boca raton. shelves after shelves came down at this party city on tuesday. three suffered minor injuries. the cause of the collapse is under investigation. the "los angeles times" reports disney's newest theme park is set to open in shanghai. the 5.5 billion dollar shanghai disney resort opens its doors on june 16th. it will be disney's second largest theme park behind disney world in orlando. up next. the rams return. the nfl owners overwhelmingly agree to allow the rams to pack their bags and head back to los angeles. at del monte, corn is packed at the peak of freshness with just water and a dash of sea salt. nothing else.
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here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. after a 21-year absence, nfl football is returning to los angeles. the st. louis rams, who left l.a. in 1994, are coming back and that is not all. the san diego chargers were given the okay to join the rams in a new stadium. the oakland raiders could also have the option to move. omar villafranca is at the nfl owners meetings in houston with the details. >> reporter: after several rounds of votes here on tuesday, the nfl owners came to a near unanimous decision. 30 of the 32 owners decided to
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where they played from 1946 until 1994. the only question is will the country's second largest media market have one team or two? >> l.a. rams! l.a. rams! >> reporter: football fans in los angeles are excited over the nfl's return, after a 21-year absence. >> i am so disappointed. i've been able to be at two super bowls and really being able to experience all of that for years. i really am -- we are going to miss them. >> while in st. louis, they are distraught over the news that the team they cheered on since 1994 will be returning to l.a. next season. nfl commissioner roger goodell making it official with an announcement on tuesday. rams owner stan kroenke's $1.8 billion plan is what helped get the deal done. >> you do not want to come into los angeles without something that is really first class because that is what is
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>> reporter: the future of two other nfl teams remains uncertain. the san diego chargers have a year-long option to join the rams in l.a. if they choose not to, that opens the door for the oakland raiders to come back. the raiders left los angeles in 1994, the same year the rams left town. all three teams have battled with their respective cities over financing of new stadiums. the relocation agreement guarantees the chargers and raiders $100 million to build new stadiums in san diego and oakland. the last nfl team to change cities was the houston oilers. they left for tennessee in 1997 and became the titans. ironically, the coach of the oils at the time was jeff fisher, who is the coach of the soon to be l.a. rams.
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>> reporter: the stadium won't be ready until 2019. until then, they will play in the old coliseum. coming up, a black eye for the patriots. coach bill belichick sports a mystery shiner at a press conference. and, later, the search for a dancing package thief caught red-handed on video. we all want to be healthier, but lets just get real, we also want to loose weight. what's great about the smartpoints program is you do both, it's not counting calories it's counting points. which actually is like kind of a game.
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here's a look at today's
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the country. driverless cars are supposed an out of control car drove itself in circles and in reverse on a busy stream. video caught this car doing doughnuts yesterday. police used stop sticks normally used in high-speed chases to stop the car. no one was hurt and it was likely a mechanical problem. i thought driverless cars were supposed to be the next big thing? not so much. new england patriots coach bill belichick is known for wearing a hooded sweatshirt when he prowls the sidelines, but during his news conference tuesday, he was sporting something else. a black eye. belichick wouldn't tell reporters how he got the shiner. >> i don't think they list injured coaches on the injury report, but i'm sure if we are required to do it, we will do it. >> is that a little sarcasm there? bill belichick's patriots kick off our coverage of the nfl divisional playoff this weekend. new england hosts kansas city on saturday.
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steelers travel to denver to take on the broncos. and you can watch it all right here on cbs. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," vice president joe biden. i'm anne-marie green.
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u got people working incredibly long hours. median family income today -- $4,000 less than it was in 1999. the bottom line of this economy is that it is rigged. what this campaign is about is to demand that we create an economy that works for all of us rather than a handful of billionaires. if you work 40 hours a week in america, you should not live in poverty.
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84-year-old media mogul rupert murdoch this year proposed to 59-year-old former model jerry hall. hall said yes, because she didn't feel like standing in line for powerball tickets. >> the powerball jackpot has climbed to $1.5 billion. the largest in the world. the price could climb throughout the day as more people rush to grab tickets before tonight's drawing. odds of winning it all? 1 in 292.million. workers at a new jersey restaurant got a rude awakening after they thought they won the
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weekend. tracy korokco of our new york station wcbs reports. >> 63, yes! powerball, 17! yes! >> reporter: video captures the ecstatic moments that the employees at this restaurant in englewood cliff, new jersey, thought they hit the $950 million powerball jackpot on saturday night, changing their lives forever. >> it was a feeling of excitement, of glory. >> everybody happy. jumping up and down. everybody hugging each other. >> reporter: that is until the heartbreaking realization they were looking at the winning numbers from a previous drawing! >> i got a text from a friend of mine and he sent me numbers which we thought were the winning numbers, but it turned out to be wednesday night's numbers. >> reporter: bartender and organizer of the 42-person pool charles povoromo says it was simply an honest mistake. >> i had to call my wife.
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double-check. sure enough, i got on the phone and shaking and i went to the website and they finally had updated, and there was a whole set of different numbers. >> reporter: the celebration quickly turned to disappointment. >> i would have been sorry to lose all of the employees. i mean, the dishwashers were very happy they didn't have to wash dishes any more. the valet parker told the guy, get rid of his own car. >> reporter: was it a joke? no, it was no joke! it was real! i thought they would take it a lot harder than they did but, you know, nobody won it, so that made it a little easier. >> maybe a little. at least for that, a little moment they knew what it was like to be billionaires. just for a couple of seconds. that was tracy korokco reporting. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," tv host bill o'reilly joins us in the studio with reaction to the state of the union. we speak with the ceo and cofounder of the review website yelp and actor paul giamatti
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about his new show "billions." that is the "cbs morning news" for this wednesday. thanks for watching. i'm anne-marie green.
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>> you are watching kcci 8 news. elizabeth: right now at 4:30, final address. president obama gives his last state of the union address. the main topics he talked about. eric: and condition of the state. governor branstad's priorities for iowa as the 2016 legislative session begins. elizabeth: good morning thanks for waking up bright and early with us. eric: it's 4:30 on wednesday january 13. we have been looking forward to warmer temperatures. metinka: they are here today. today begins the january thaw. four degrees wind chill here. the wind chill in ames, zero. it looks below zero to the north, not as bitterly cold as yesterday. a couple of flurries to the east. if you're heading i-80

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