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members of the ku klux klan planted over a dozen sticks of dynamite outside a baptist church. the explosion killed four young black girls. >> so this makes real what we do every day to try to keep this country strong and keep its citizens secure. >> history will be made tomorrow in washington with the grand opening of national museum of african-american history and culture. the day will kick off with episodes of living color. the event is nearly a hundred years in the making and includes family treasures. they were donated to the exhibit. teresa duncan reports. >> it is thanks to the careful preservation of heirlooms that allows us to understand our past
are today. >> you can pick this up and touch it and know that it was in his hands. now, doesn't that send a chill down your back? >> it does. >> yeah. >> this freedom paper belonged to joseph trammel of loudoun county, virginia, he was the great-great-great grandfather of elaine thompson, he protected his freedom using this tin box in only proof that he was no longer someone's property. >> as long as he had this, they could not enslave him. not easily, anyway. >> his freedom paper, thompson says, offers an image of who joseph trammel was during a time when photos were rare. he was 5'7" in, with several marks on his body. >> one thing i was curious about
mentioned. probably he was beaten at some point. >> reporter: the tin box was the only one like it here. during our interview, the founding director came by to personally show his appreciation. >> really means a lot. >> reporter: nearly 40,000 items were donated. that is more than any other smithsonian museum. pictures, clothing, furniture, jewelry. >> they fill vast silences in the record. >> reporter: curator paul heirlooms treasures. >> these are things that are irreplaceable and priceless. >> reporter: but many of them stir up old wounds. >> my dad flew 149 missions during the war, 50 missions were the norm. now white guys were going home after 50. >> reporter: this item belonged
airmen, part of the group that flew in world war ii. >> they came off the liberty ship and there was a sign saying white this way, colored that way. and they get back to the same -- you would have to bleep that out. situation that they left. >> and information to future generations gives back from a story that should never be forgotten. >> for people who look back at the artifacts, and even these painful times, slavery is over, we should not keep talking about it. it. what do you say to that sick, huh? i'm good. i just took new mucinex clear and cool. what is this sudden cooooling thing happening? it's got a menthol burst. you can feel it right away.
sorry dishwasher. finish? jet-dry?. for drier, shinier dishes. with the state of this year's presidential election a lot of people are looking back fondly to the good old days of ronald reagan. well, if you miss those days, christies is holding an auction, paintings, even cowboy boots. the auction is under way, and you can bid on line. >> an auction like this, is it just about collecting the most
on display? >> no, it's far more sophisticated than that. >> reporter: according to christie's andrew mcvinish? >> there were some objects that sat on the president's desk. the items from the private collection from president and mrs. ronald reagan are part of a narrative. >> here we have the reagan family's thanksgiving platter and salt and peppers. >> do we turkey in the family? >> i don't know. >> reporter: of their friends. >> with love, margaret and dennis thatcher. >> reporter: and from their time in the white house. >> a lot of these things were here when the president was at the peak of his power. so that was very alluring. >> reporter: everything was up for bid.
cocktail nap kins. >> i will point out that it is either his or her bar, but not both. >> not both. >> the news and grammar are back in the morning. >> here is one of the presidential doodlers, with football here i guess he is thinking about to the time of his playing. >> this looks like hugh jackman. >> a little bit before his reagan. >> honestly, it looks more like jane wyman to me. >> i don't know. >> i'm serious. >> these are a pair of leather ottomans. >> these are cute. >> a jelly bean jar that sat on his desk in the oval office. and a sculpture here. >> he became so firmly identified with california and
raised in illinois. >> that is right, and didn't learn to ride a horse until he went to california. >> this is the president standing at the gate, and next to the famous speech. >> mr. gorbachev, tear down this wall. >> what is the asking price for this? >> this is ten to $20,000. >> mr. auctioneer, bring down these prices. >> here we have a football signed by the president with slogan. >> win just one for the gipper. >> of course he could not have known when he made that movie how important it would be to his entire political career. >> exactly. >> and apparently he and tom brady had the same ball boy. >> you ready? >> now i have to catch it. >> wow, great. >> oh -- god, i almost hit the
at $50,000, this necklace first worn by the first lady is the auction's most valued item. >> in a 1981 interview for 60 minutes, mike wallace asked nancy reagan about negative press receilating to her emphas on style. were you unprepared for the scrutiny you would get? >> yes, i >> great. >> now you can own the furniture used during that conversation and much, much more. >> prince charles, princess diana have sat here, mother teresa. >> i'm sitting where a lot of famous back sides have set? >> absolutely. >> is this was based upon a photograph that was taken at the statue of liberty. as a birthday gift to nancy
it seems like a marriage made in heaven, but in the end it was just another hollywood romance. brad pitt and angelina jolie are getting divorced. angelina wants custody of the six kids. lee cowan reports. >> reporter:y definition of power couple. the a-pluses of the a-listers. their relationship blossomed like the big bang, which explains why their split hit like the splitting of the app. they got married, some they say in part was because of their children. they have six. >> it means something to them,
friends' parents are married. >> so what will you tell them? >> we will some day, that is a great idea, get mommy a ring, i will. >> but in the end it lasted just over two years, the rumored reasons varied. but obviously it seems the media mike scope was not one of them. but the frenzy that followed them everywhere, jolie said she did her best to ignore especially the stories in the tabloids. >> they're not what i care about, i find them often very wrong when i do hear about what they are. >> pitt ignored it too. >> when it first hit, it was very discombobulating, and i would rappel from it. >> there was a power to do enormous good.
rebuild the ninth ward. >> we have a duty to help the refugees. >> jolie was a good will ambassador, and later a special envoy for refugees. >> this is my fourth visit to jordan since the conflict began. >> she even penned an op-ed, talking about her choice to have a preventive double mastectomy. but it was the children that they worked together with. >> i don't want to be more successful. i don't want more money. i want my kids to be healthy. and i want to have a great family and i want them to be great people. that is my ambition. >> reporter: both are now asking for privacy. something the couple rarely enjoyed when the news was happy. and even less when it wasn't. lee cowan, hollywood. >> that is the overnight news for this thursday, for some of
others, you can check back with us a little later for the morning news and cbs this morning from the broadcast here in new york city. >> pelley: racial tensions explode. a night of violence in charlotte after police fatally shoot a black man. there are conflicting accounts of what happened. >> mr. scott exited his vehicle armed with a handgun. >> he had no gun! >> pelley: also tonight, the locating these two men, wanted as witnesses in the new york and new jersey bombings. congress grills a drug company c.e.o. over the skyrocketing costs of life-saving epipens. and: cops and kids change places to promote understanding and
this is the "cbs overnight news." we begin tonight with two police shootings in two cities, charlotte and tulsa, and two black men dead. the shooting of keith lamont scott in charlotte yesterday sparked a night of violence. police say it all started when officers went to arrest another man and encountered scott instead. what happened next is in dispute, but the african american plainclothes police officer who shot scott is on paid administrative leave while anti david begnaud is in charlotte. >> breaking news where tear gas has been deployed. one person has been shot. a s.w.a.t. team has been called in as protests continue for the second night in a row. this video shot by a resident
keith lamont scott on the ground after being shot by a police officer. it is the only visible evidence the public has seen. the shooting led to anger and overnight clashes between residents and law enforcement with rocks, bottles and tear gas flying. the officer said they did not fire the weapon at what individual. >> a life was taken! >> officer claims he saw scott with a gun, the man got out of his car weapon when ordered. >> he stepped out, posing a threat to the officers and officer vinson subsequently fired his weapon. vinson, on the force for two years was not wearing a body camera. while there was dash cam video from others, the police department has not released it.
she says scott, a married father of seven did something he did every day, reading a book, waiting for his son to get off the school bus. >> no, he did not. he had his hands up. his book fell off his lap. he walked to the back of the car and they shot him four times. >> a weapon was seized, a handgun. i can also tell you we did not find a book. >> reporter: tensions in this community were already high after an unarmed black teen was shot this august by a white neighbor, as well as lingering anger over the mistrial of a white police officer in the death of an unarmed black man three years ago. tonight, the mayor of charlotte is asking people to stay calm. she says she wants that video, the dash cam footage, the body camera video, all of it to be released publicly as soon as possible. right now they're tracking protesters who are on the march again tonight. scott, you may be able to hear the helicopter above me right now. they're tracking protesters who are on the march again tonight. the police chief says he is bracing for what could be another long evening. >> pelley: david begnaud in
not opened a formal investigation. it is investigating the friday night police shooting of terence crutcher in tulsa, oklahoma. manuel bojorquez is there. >> we know he was unarmed. >> yes. >> we know he was moving slow. we knew he didn't commit a crime, like the new york bomber did, who is still alive. >> yeah. >> reporter: in new york today, terence crutcher's twin sister tiffany repeated a call for charges against the officer who shot and killed her brother friday. >> reporter: police say crutcher did not obey commands after they responded to a call of an abandoned s.u.v. >> reporter: at one point footage from a police helicopter and dash cam shows crutcher walking away from officers with his hands up. when he reached the driver's side door, one officer tased him. then, officer betty shelby fired her gun. >> shots fired! >> reporter: police confirmed crutcher, a father of four, did
hallucinogenic drug p.c.p. in the s.u.v. crutcher's family calls that a distraction. >> this is a non-violent protest. >> reporter: protests have happened here almost daily, but unlike charlotte, they have been peaceful. the mayor believes releasing the videos made a difference. >> we saw what had happened in ferguson, and in other places, where people in power tried to it spin on it. we didn't do that we won't do that. we wanted to be transparent. >> reporter: officer shelby is on paid leave during the investigation. scott, tulsa police explained today that although they received funding for body cameras in july, rolling them out takes time. they'll start testing them on 40 officers next month. >> pelley: manuel bojorquez, thanks. at the u.n. today, secretary of state john kerry tried to resurrect the syrian cease-fire, asking all sides to keep their warplanes away from deliveries of food and medicine.
after a week, when an aid convoy was destroyed near aleppo. 20 civilians were killed and the u.s. blames russia. elizabeth palmer reports tonight from syria. >> reporter: as the pentagon continued to insist only the russians had a warplane directly over the bombed aid convoy, the syrian army carried on shelling the rebel-held side of aleppo. it's been relentless, and some couldn't take it anymore. "when our group reached the crossing point," amir told us, "we came under fire and had to scatter." amir is too afraid to show his face, but he was one of the ones who three nights ago made a run for it. there are ways out of rebel-held aleppo for people who want to come to the government side. one of them is right through this gap, but every journey like that is a dangerous gamble.
story in a nearby building to see the lay of the land. are there sniper positions in those buildings we can see? "out there is no-man's-land in this divided city." "i managed to cross it," said amir, "but my family didn't make it." when the shooting started, he told us they turned back, but he pressed on and now finds himself alone on the government side of aleppo, facing an uncertain future in a borrowed room right on the front line. true, there is no bombing here, but there's scant opportunity either, and very little hope. there was some hope, scott, when the cease-fire was in effect that violence would fall and aid would begin to flow more freely, not only in aleppo but across syria. even that hope has now been crushed. >> pelley: elizabeth palmer continuing her reporting from inside syria.
well, it's video that is leading the fbi tonight to ask for help identifying these two men. they are wanted for questioning as possible witnesses in the weekend bomb blasts in new york and new jersey. the man charged in those attacks is recovering from gunshot wounds. homeland security correspondent jeff pegues is following this. >> reporter: at 8:30 saturday night, a pressure cooker bomb exploded on west 23rd street in manhattan. the f.b.i. is appealing for help in finding these two men who were four blocks away on west 27th street at the same time. police say the two men removed a bomb from a piece of luggage, putting it on the sidewalk, and then walked away, leaving the device but taking the suitcase.
n.y.p.d. counter-terrorism chief james waters. >> they are witnesses. there are no criminal charges. they're not in any jeopardy of being arrested. so if you can help us find them or anybody else can tell us who they are, we would be very interested to speak to them. >> reporter: investigators are still unsure if ahmad khan rahami was part of a cell or acting on his own, or if there are still other bombs still unaccounted for. documents, rahami bought the ingredients for the bombs on ebay, including chemicals, ball bearings and electric igniters. the f.b.i. is still trying to figure out where he built the bombs, but two days before the bombings, the documents say a family member filmed rahami burying a small black cylindrical object in his backyard. a fuse was lit, there was a loud noise and flames followed by billowing smoke and laughter. today at a counter-terrorism
michael mccaul held up a copy of rahami's hand-written journal. >> he talks about god willing the sound of bombs will be heard in the streets, gunshots to your police, death to your oppression. >> reporter: blood stained with a bullet hole through it, rahami wrote about martyrdom, and his praise of militants suggests he took inspiration from al qaeda as well as isis. investigators arti to figure out how rahami was radicalized and by whom. scott, she spoke with investigators in dubai >> pelley: jeff pegues, thanks very much. the f.b.i. investigated rahami two years ago, but he was not considered a threat at the time. it's not the first time someone investigated by investigators has later been accused of terrorism. we asked anna werner to look into this. >> reporter: as ahmad khan rahami's case moves forward, federal agencies are working to keep up with what former f.b.i.
tsunami of potential threats. do you think there are people who are being missed? >> absolutely. the f.b.i. does not have the resources, both legally and in terms of manpower and funding. these people are being radicalized quicker than we could identify them. >> reporter: in rahami's case, despite his father calling him a terrorist in 2014, and his year- long stay in pakistan, an f.b.i. source says at the time it found nothing in its indicators, such as links to other known terrorists or radicalized behavior, to point to rahami being a terror threat. since 9/11, the homeland security committee says there have been at least 166 home- grown jihadist plots in the u.s., including attempts to join terrorist groups overseas and execute attacks at home, an average of 11 per year. just this year alone, 26 people in the u.s. have been arrested in 13 states for isis-related activities including plots to
sometimes there are clues, but to make a case, authorities need evidence that they often do not find. the orlando pulse nightclub shooter, omar mateen, had been on the f.b.i.'s terrorist watch list for ten months and was investigated but later removed from the list. in june he killed 49 people. cbs news consultant fran townsend says the system needs improvement. >> you want the terrorist watch list to be overinclusive, so if there is somebodyo be but you don't have enough, you want it to alert other agencies to put more information in that might push you over the edge. >> reporter: since 2014, authorities have arrested 105 people in the u.s. scott, they say those people were plotting attacks, attempted to join isis, or provided money, equipment or weapons to that terror group. >> pelley: anna werner, thanks. today, leaders of congress dropped their gavels and grabbed
inauguration of the next president on january 20th. today donald trump drove home his point with african american voters, and here's major garrett. >> reporter: donald trump met with a handful of sympathetic black pastors in cleveland today. >> god, i ask that you would touch this man, donald j. trump. >> reporter: trump was introduced and partly overshadowed by former boxing promoter don king, who used a racial epithet while describing discrimination against african americans. >> if you are dancing and sliding and gliding ( -- i mean negro, you are a dancing and sliding and gliding negro, so dare not alienate because you cannot assimilate. so, you know, you going to be a negro until you die. >> reporter: the effect was unsettling and symptomatic of trump's pitch to african
trump has also turned down speaking invitations from the n.a.a.c.p. and other civil rights groups. yesterday in north carolina, trump said this about the state of black life in america. >> our african american communities are absolutely in the worst shape that they've ever been in before, ever, ever, ever. >> reporter: we asked toledo pastor kay david johnson how trump can better reach out. is trump a credible republican nominee to speak to the african american community? >> he has not sewn seeds and nurtured those seeds in the african american community. there is no closeness, there is no trust that has been developed. >> reporter: trump today called for nationwide use of stop-and- frisk tactics to reduce crime. scott, those policies were discontinued in new york city after they were ruled unconstitutional because the vast majority of those stopped and frisked by police were minorities. >> pelley: major garrett on the campaign for us tonight. major, thank you.
union workers to "stage an intervention for friends considering voting for trump." she pledged to build an economy that welcomes handicapped workers and promisd to end the subminimum wage for the disabled. she's campaigning in florida, a must-win for trump, where the candidates are now tied. be sure to tune in here on monday evening for the first presidential debate, clinton versus trump, 9:00 eastern on cbs. coming up next. congress sticks it to the maker of the epipen.
d to add finish? jet-dry? in the rinse aid compartment. it's there for a reason. it dries much better than detergent alone. sorry dishwasher. finish? jet-dry?. for drier, shinier dishes. >> pelley: the c.e.o. of the company that makes the epipen was needled in the house today. congress demanded to know why the cost of the life-saving is up about 500%. here's vinita nair. >> you put it out of reach of the average consumer. >> reporter: mylan c.e.o. heather bresch faced bipartisan backlash for her company's pricing and revenue strategy. >> i wish we had better anticipated the magnitude and acceleration of the rising financial issues for a growing minority of patients. >> you never anticipated it? you raised the price. what did you think was going to happen?
increased from about $100 for a two pack to more than $600. the 47-year-old tried defending the spike by saying the company only makes $100 for every two pack after cost. committee chairman republican jason chaffitz. >> when the juice is $1 and you're selling it for $600, there's room for profit. >> reporter: mylan has been the focus of public scrutiny since families complained about skyrocketing costs. in response to the criticism, the company increased the value po announced a $300 generic version of the drug. for lexi henniger's family, their $1,200 pharmacy bill for two kids was cut in half by the coupon. >>but it wasn't quite what we were looking for from the company. we were hoping they would lower the overall price. >> reporter: lawmakers on both sides of the aisle agreed. democratic congressman elijah cummings. >> i'm concerned that this is a rope-a-dope strategy.
they'll fly back to their mansions in their private jets and laugh all the way to the bank. >> reporter: an f.d.a. official also testified during the hearing.% committee members want to know why it takes so long for new drugs to be approved, arguing the hurdles are blocking competition. >> pelley: vinita nair, thanks very much. coming up, samsung's replacement phones, exploding batteries not included. ahh...still sick, huh?
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>> pelley: more than 100,000 school kids had this last day of summer off because of flooding. what's left of tropical storm julia has poured up to 16-inches of rain on virginia since sunday. 500,000 new galaxy note 7 cell phones went on sale today. samsung replaced the batteries that had been catching fire. recalled phones will start receiving alerts urging owners to shut them down. chicago's police department said today it will add nearly 1 years to try to stop the epidemic of gun violence. no word on where the money's coming from. chicago has had more than 500 homicides so far this year, more than all of last year. up next, cops and kids trading
>> pelley: we began gh police. we'll end with a program aimed at preventing them. here's jericka duncan. >> we just need you guys to clear out of the area. >> for what? >> why? >> we got a few noise complaints. >> reporter: the adults in blue shirts are actually police, but on this day, they pretended to be teenagers. >> excuse me. >> what? what's wrong? >> reporter: and these teens acted as police. when back-up arrives, one
this role-playing exercise was used at a high school assembly run by the chicago chapter of the national organization of black law enforcement executives. the goal is for students and police to learn from each other. >> it was very helpful to actually get that experience and that perspective. >> reporter: seniors rodney jackson, kiara jefferson, latrice williams and ayo taiwo. >> i love the role-playing part of the event. >> reporter: why? >> it's like they showed us their ever >> you have your own perception of it, but once you get that other perception, you kind of see how it plays hand in hand and what it's like. to have a phone this close to your face while you're trying to talk to somebody, it's not your ideal way to handle it. >> reporter: south holland police chief gregory baker says he became an officer after his friend was gunned down by police. >> we protect, we serve, but the part that's not mentioned a lot
here got into this job because they care about people. that's what it's all about. >> reporter: chicago police officer caeana sanders. >> everyone is not against the police. in fact, the police are not all against the community. people really do still want that partnership. they want to feel safe. >> reporter: overall, did this need to happen? >> yeah. >> uh-huh. >> change has to start somewhere, and i think this is a good place to start. >> reporter: with a conversation to avoid confrontation. jericka duncan, cbs news, chicago. >> pelley: and that's the "cbs evening news" for tonight. for some of you the news continues, for others check back with us a little later for the morning news and of course cbs this morning. from the broadcast center in new
this is the "cbs overnight news." >> the investigation of the terror bombings in new york and new jersey is now stretching from the middle east to the streets of the suspect, ahmed rahami, was arrested. meanwhile, the search is on for two who may have released the second pressure bomb without even knowing it. jeff pegues has more. >> reporter: at 8:30 saturday night, a pressure cooker bomb exploded on west 23rd street in manhattan. the f.b.i. is appealing for help in finding these two men who were four blocks away on west
bomb from a piece of luggage, putting it on the sidewalk, and then walked away, leaving the device but taking the suitcase. the bomb never exploded. n.y.p.d. counter-terrorism chief james waters. >> they are witnesses. there are no criminal charges. they're not in any jeopardy of being arrested. so if you can help us find them or anybody else can tell us who they are, we would be very interested to speak to them. >> reporter: investigators are still unsure if ahmad khan rahami was part of a cell or acting on his own, or if there are still other bombs still unaccounted for. according rahami bought the ingredients to federal charging documents, for the bombs on ebay, including chemicals, ball bearings and electric igniters. the f.b.i. is still trying the figure out where he built the bombs, but two days before the bombings, the documents say a family member filmed rahami burying a small black cylindrical object in his backyard.
noise and flames followed by billowing smoke and laughter. today at a counter-terrorism hearing in washington, homeland security committee chairman michael mccaul held up a copy of rahami's hand-written journal. >> he talks about god willing the sound of bombs will be heard in the streets, gunshots to your police, death to your oppression. >> reporter: blood stained with a bullet hole through it, rahami wrote about martyrdom, and his prse took inspiration from al qaeda as well as isis. donald trump's private foundation is coming under more scrutiny. it's already under investigation by the new york state attorney general over questions over political donations. now there are charges that trump used political donations to pay his legal bills. in recent years, his trump
of a million for charges. last night, in north carolina, trump bragged about using other people's money in business deals, sort of the way the charity is operated and utterly without irony he said he would bring that philosophy for at least one aspect of foreign policy. >> we cannot have these people come into the united states. we don't know who they are. we know nothing about them. >> campaigning across north carolina, donald trump offered tougher screening of immigrants and safe zones for syrian war refugees, the latter paid for by wealthy gulf states. >> it's called opm, i do that in business all the time. there is nothing wrong with doing things with other people's money. >> reporter: that is an apt description of trump's foundation, which has used money
gain. his charity has been investigated for months. >> i talked to tax experts who say they never saw anybody do anything like he has done in the last few years which is use the money in his charities to pay off the legal fees for his for-profit businesses. >> nearly all the money has come from other donors. tax documents show trump's foundation wrote a $100,000 check in 2007 to fisher house, a settle a local zoning area for his mar-a-lago club. the foundation sent $8,000 to a man who sued when trump with held prize money due after that man scored a hole in one at a golf course in 2010, and in 2014, it paid for this portrait of trump.
riddled with inaccuracies, but when pence was asked about the inaccuracies he couldn't come up with a single example. >> a lost bag is customer never forgets but it happens, we have been trying out these devices to learn if that baggage is coming to that carousel near you, or if it's not. >> reporter: the airline's rate of bags lost or damaged is on decline, but nearly one in three passengers will have it happen to them. on this day, that passenger was ron mullinex. >> ron, that feeling when you and your wife were standing at
still a bag short. >> we know it happens. >> reporter: delta airlines is spending $50 million to try to make that happen a lot less often. installing a baggage system that puts a tag with a small radio frequency. it should wind its way into the system. american airlines alerts customers when their bags are off the flight, alaska airline is looking to see if they can work better than the paper that can smudge. >> every time an airline loses a suitcase and can't get it delivered to you at the baggage claim it costs them about $100 to bring it to your home or office or hotel. so that is a big expense that the airline would like to avoid.
companies. we tested these three tracking devices and this $450 suitcase. it can track your phone, weigh itself, and lock, but it is small and we found the location feature to be hit or miss. this provided a list of places where our bag had been complete with a map. it worked best with a smartphone bluetooth connection. both require a located our bag with an app, which beat her time waiting for a bag. >> definitely frustrating. >> the devices cost is $80, they will go on line in the coming months, the airline believes they will reduce lost and late
the terror bombings in new york city and new jersey have put the spotlight on the cia and its role in tracking down the possible links to radical groups overseas. jeffs with john brenna this. >> shortly before this unmarked air force jet was scheduled to take off this was how the cia director travels. the plane is equipped with secure systems ensuring he can communicate with the president during a crisis. we were headed to alabama, the cia did not allow us to record video during the flight but we
about isis' success in inspiring attacks worldwide. >> they have had success in the past several years, and right now they're trying to reap the harvest of the investments. >> while the cia focuses on threats, brennan is looking at shortcomings within the agency himself. in 2013, he looked at the diversities, ethnics make up about 13% of the organization. brennan visited the agency in birmingham. >> everybody looked like me, thought like me, and had that background and experience, i think we would subject to tremendous group think. we would not be open to new ideas and perspective. >> did u.s. intelligence somehow miss what was under the surface
>> no matter how much insight we had into what governments were thinking and acting, we didn't have the pulse of the streets as best as we should have. >> reporter: isis' group, part of the discontent. in europe they deployed cells to carry out the attacks in brusse brussels. >> do you think the people of brussels and europe should expect mor >> i think isis' capability to carry out attacks outside the iraq theater will continue and could increase. >> could increase. >> could increase in the short-term. >> brennan's career spans 36 years, says he can't remember a time when the country faced so many dangerous and complex threats. as we rode in his motorcade, we asked about attacks on files and
bases in at least two states. experts say the hacks trace back to russia. >> going forward, do you expect that there will be more cyber intrusions from russia, or russians leading up to the november 8th election? >> well, i believe that as we come to the election there will be additional attempts to exploit, to collect, possibly to disclose information that is presidential campaign. >> he was reluctant to discuss the campaign, insisting he was not a democrat or republican, but he claims he will not waterboard the terror suspects, even though republican nominee donald trump endorses the idea. >> i would refuse to carry out a direction to conduct waterboarding, i will just say no. >> even to a president? >> absolutely, even to a president. >> this seems like an odd place
>> reporter: for brennan, coming to birmingham is all about understanding evil. in 1963, in the middle of the civil rights movement, three members of the ku klux klan planted three sticks of dynamite outside a baptist church. the explosion killed four young black girls. >> so this makes real what we try to do every day to try to keep the country strong and the sinces secure. history will be made of the smithsonian african-american museum and culture. the event will kick off with the event with living color and includes thousands of exhibits. many of them were family treasures donated to the museum. teresa duncan reports. >> you could almost say this event foreshadowed our past, and
today. >> you can pick up this and touch it and know that it was in his hands. now, doesn't that send a chill down your back? >> it does. >> yeah. >> this freedom paper belonged to josephtrammer, who protected his freedom using this tin box, only proof knowing he was no longer somebody else's property. >> as long as he had this, they could not enslave him. not easily anyway. >> his freedom paper, thompson says, offers an image of who joseph trammel was during a time when photos were rare, at 5'7" inches in height, with marks on
he was probably beaten at some point. >> the tin box was the only one like it here. during the interview, the director came by personally to show his appreciation. >> means a lot to me. >> more than 40,000 items were donated, more than any other smithsonian museum. clothing, pictures, jewelry. >> they fill vast silences in the record. >> reporter: the curator calls treasures. >> these are things that are irreplaceable apriceless. >> many of these bring up old wounds. >> my dad flew 140 missions in world war ii. 50 missions were the norm, now white guys were going home after 50 missions. >> this jacket belonged to her
of airmen to fight in world war ii. >> when they came back from world war ii, they came off the liberty ship and there was a sign that said white this way, colored that way. to get back to a scene, you would have to bleep that out same situation that they left. >> reporter: and sharing that important history to future generations keeps people like rosemary crockett and elaine a story that should never be forgotten. >> for people who look at some of the artifacts and even the very painful time saying slavery is over, we should move forward why do we have to keep talking about it. what do you say to that? >> the past is never over because it influences what people is that ice-t? nope, it's lemonade. is that ice-t?
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display? >> no, it's far more sophisticated than that. here we had objects that sat on the president's desk. >> 1986. >> reporter: the items from the private collection of reagan and mrs. reagan are the narrative. >> here we have the thanksgiving platter and turkey salt and peppers. >> do we know who made the >> i don't know. >> of their friends. >> with love, margaret and dennis thatcher. >> reporter: and of the man and woman most remember from their time in washington. >> a lot of these things were in the white house when the president was at the peak of his powers. so that is very, very alluring. >> reporter: everything up for bid was part of the reagans' everyday life. >> in the library there was this
cocktail nap kins. >> i would point out that it's reagans', which means it's either his or her bar but not both. >> that is right. >> the news and grammar are back in the morning. >> here is one of the presidential doodlers, with the football here i guess he is sort of thinking back to his time. >> do you like to play football? >> not much. >> this looks like hugh jackman. >> this is probably nancy reagan. >> honestly, it looks more like jane wyman to me, it does, i'm serious. there are a pair of leather ottomans, a jelly bean jar that sat on the desk of reagan's private office. and a bronze sculpture of the president as a cowboy. >> what is interesting to me here is he became so firmly identified with california and the west but of course he was
learn to ride a horse until he went to hollywood. this is a piece of the berlin wall, with the president standing at the gate. and next to the famous speech. >> mr. gorbachev, tear down this wall. >> what is the asking price for this? >> this is ten to $20,000 into mr. auctioneer, bring down these prices. >> here we have a football signed by the president, with his most iconic film political slogan. >> going to be in there with all they got, win just one for the gipper. >> of course he could not have known when he made that movie how important it would be to his entire political career. and apparently he and tom brady had the same ball boy. >> are you ready? >> no, i have to catch it --
>> this was not only about the president, this necklace worn by the first lady. >> she was sort of controversial at the beginning about -- concerning all the glitziness. >> reporter: in an interview, mike wallace asked nancy reagan about her emphasis on style and elegance, during a type of economic hardship. >> and were you unprepared for the scrutiny you were going to get? >> yes, i really was. seat? >> reporter: now you can own the furniture used during that conversation and much, much more. >> prince charles, princess diana had sat here. >> so i'm sitting where a lot of famous back sides had sat? >> absolutely, this photograph was taken at the statue of liberty, a birthday gift to
>> it seems like a marriage made in heaven, but in the end it was just another hollywood romance, brad pitt and angelina jolie are getting divorced. between them they have about half a billion dollars. but jolie wants kids. >> reporter: they were the definition of the power couple, the a-listers, their relationship blossomed like the big bang, which seems like the split seemed like the splitting of the app, they were together a decade before they got married. something pitt told me that was in part at the urging of their children. they have six in all. >> yeah, it means something to them. and they have questions when
married and why is that. >> so what do you tell them? >> we will some day, that's a great idea, get mommy a ring, okay, i will. >> but in the end it lasted just over two years, the reasons are varied but oddly it seems the microscope was not one of them. although the frenzy that accompanied them everywhere, jolie said s ignore it. >> they're not who i am, i spend my day not caring about them, i find them quite shallow. >> when it first hit, it was very discombobulating and i would rappel from it. >> the brangelina power glass had enormous power to do good. kids make it right foundation,
rebuild the ninth ward. >> we have a duty to help refugees. >> reporter: jolie became a good will ambassador, and later a special envoy to the high commission of the refugees. >> this is my fourth visit to jordan since the conflict began. >> reporter: she even made headlines by writing one herself, pinning an op-ed about her choice to have a double mastectomy. but it was the children they fuel much of the work they did apart. as jolie told them in 2011. >> i don't want to be more successful. i don't want more money. i want my kids to be healthy. i want to have a great family and i want them to be great people. that is my ambition. >> reporter: both are now asking for privacy. something the couple rarely enenjoyed when the news was happy and even less when it was not. lee cowan, hollywood.
you the news continues, for captioning funded by cbs captioning funded by cbs it's thursday, september 22nd, 2016. this is the "cbs morning news." don't throw anything! charlotte. protesters confront police and break windows and block roads. the governor declares a state of emergency and calls in the national guard. good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters in new york. good to be with you. i'm meg oliver in for anne-marie green. the national guard is now