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marissa, it was all that s sw! yesterday in much troublbl didndn have hope you morning. coverage this rose bowl preparing for kevin barry is d'ambrosio, and i'm kelly morning...cbs two this welcome to cbs two this morning...and i'm m kelly d'ambrosio, kevin barry is preparing for rose bowl coverage this morning.hope you didn't have much trouble yesterday in all that snow! marissa, it was a @ittle nerve racking driving home from work
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when bad weather hits the corridor, cbs 2 news is committeto brinng you the latest conditions.our road warrior hihi the roaoa- so you can seeee conditions live, before you drive.let's check in with cbs 2 road warrior aaron gerhardt right now for a look at what you can xpect. expect.cbs 2 news aaron gerhardt reports live from the road ways during the winter storm on real time traffic
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schools are still closed this week for holiday break, but there are still are some closures and cancellations to tell you
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to the minute list - look for the tab on the left side of our website. website.at cbs 2 2 wa dot com. across the country, nearly 3- thousand flights have been canceled and almost 5 thousand delayed so far.the large storm systemis affecting several areas of the country.more than -hundred cancellations were at chicago's two main airports. to give you an idea of how much that is, on a typical day, there are only about 150 cancellations and four thousand delays. that weather is now heading out of the midwest and the south, and is making it's way further east.don champion gives us the latest reports from new york. york. -nats-ow and freezing rain swept through parts of the northeast overnight...as a major winter storm system marches across the country. -nats-ahead of the storm - crews in pennsylvania rushed to trebt roadways with salt.... -nats-...while people in parts of mmsachusetts flocked to hardware stores for shovels and supplies.last winter parts of the state saw more than 10 feet of snow.(sot steve labrie/ store owner) i
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in the morning as the doors open. it was kind of like black friday ish-nat/sot- winter has arrived in chicago the messy storm system took aim at the nation's midsection monday...cering several states in snow,ain and slush: (sot chris jones/ il resesent) it's been really hard. it's en a while since we had the snownearly an inch of ice was left behind on some roadways in oklahoma...where power and heat were knocked out to thousands:(sot brittney arredondo/ ok resident) ive got three little ones and my grandma whose e derly so we're trying to do the best we canin some places like missouri, authorities are now monitoring river levels...following torrential rainfall.(sot jeff graschel/ hydrologist) if we reach the values that we're looking at for this event they will be record levels or the time of yearin north carolina, crews are assessing damage from a possible tornado.don champion cbs news new york. at least 43 people have been killed in the last few days alone as a result of the storms.this deadly system is expected to finally move out to sea tonight. an iowa woman was killfd as
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on a burlington trailways bus. the driver lost control and hit a construction sign. sign.the victim was identified as 21-year-old nicole derwood, originally from des moines.a go-fund me page has been started in her honor, raising money to establish a scholarship fund in her name at the university of iowa.four other passengers were injured in the crash and were taken to the hospital.g-p-s system in the bus says it was traveling 49 miles per hour in a 55 miles per hour zone.the driver told police he was trying to avoid a pick up truck that moved into the bus' lane. the winneshiek unty sheriff's office provided cbs 2 news with a visual reminder of how bad driving conditions can get. get.the department released dash cam video showing drivers spinning out along highwawa150 near the n-i-c-c dairy barn. you'll notice when it's icy, even large vehicles with better traction are no match for the conditions.law enforcement all across the
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take it easy if you absolutely must venture out this morning. driveways all across the corridor are making friends with their old pal the shovel this morning.so we've got some tips for you on how to keep the chore from becoming dangerous. dangerous.first, make sure you're wearing the right clothes. gloves and multiple layers are a must. don't forget to take bres often. stay hydrated and don't over exert yourself if you're notot used to doing a lot of physical activity. the snow isn't going anywhere so doctors also recommend taking your time. "it's easy to say well i want to get all this done and basically you end up giving yourself a stress test, which my recommendation would be that you do that in a doctor's office and not in your driveway." driveway."one unusual thing we should mention -when there's a winchill, you may want to cocoider protecting your eyes as well. the winter weather isn't stopping presidential hopefuls. hopefuls.new jersey governor chris christie is making a couple stops in the corridor today.first, he'll hold a meet and grgrt at iowawaity's hamburg inn at 11-30.then, later tonight he'll make his way to the fieldhouse in cedar rapids for a town hall meeting.
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event starts at fivthirty. a former tower guard at the anamosa state prison prisonhas been sentenced to 17-months in prison for being a drug user in possession of a firearm.federal authoritie announced charges ainst ethan darrow and three other former guards in october. darrow pleaded guilty admitting he was a regular user of marijuana and cocaine in 20-14.former officer garrett barton is also awaiting sentencing on federal charges of extortion and being a drug user in possession of a firearm. new this morning. morning.the "affluenza" teen is now in police custody. custody.ethan couch avoided jail time after he hit and killed three people while driving drunk in 20-13.during trial his lawyers argued that he was a rich kid, whose parents did not set appropriate limits for him.. that's how he got that nick name the "affluenza" teen.he was placed on probation and orderd into long-term mental health treatmentbut after social media posts showing him drinking, violating his
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authorities have found him and his mother near a popular resort town, where he'll be turned over to u-s marhsals. it's coming up...the inspiration
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florida....in your cbs 2 a woman in florida was thinking about her autistic daughter's future, when it led her to brew up a new business. business.reporter bobby lewis shows us this one of a kind coffee shop. shop. inside this dealershipa& you'll find plenty of beautiful carsall of them with cup holdersnats "mike"good thing. nat bzzzbecause tucked away behind the highghnd cars are high-end coffeesa&nats "small souza would be $3.16" and more."chais, smoothies,
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foamy drinks make this dealer differenta& many guests have no idea that the hands that made them are a little different, too. sot tony aponte "it takes them a little while to figure out. a few others if they're not told we're on the spectrum, they'd probably never think we were." sot vicky westra "they don't recognize that 100 percent of front line team members have a diagnosis of autism and when they find out a lot of&them are surprised."and that's the point."no, i never knew. i've come here multiple times toheck my car and i ver knew. they look like normal people."the artistas cafa) was started in 2011a& by vicky westra, who has a daughter with autism. because 90% of people with autism are unemployed.. here they have a job and are proving they have
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it's now on this it's now it's now on this morning. morning.after the break...hat an mc-caffery is saying about his team as the hardwood hawks get ready for their big
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welcome back - you get better wat, and service you can actually count on. dad: hey, culligan man. culligan man: hey! dad: this is greatat culligan man: : know. anncr: leave it to the experts. with a culligan whole-house water softening system, you get better water, and servici you can actually at some of eastern iowa's top stories -- on this morning... in iowa city - a faculty group is calling for the new university of iowa president to face consequences for suggesting unprepared teachers quote "should be shot."in a letter to the board of regents, chapters of the american association of university professors at iowa's three public university say the insensitive remark calls into question bruce
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harreld has apologized and said it was an off the cuff comment. a crash in dubuque monday sent a 14-year-old boy to the hospital, after being ejected from a vehicle that lost control due to hazardous weather conditions.authorities say caleb sweat became pinned under a car following the one- vehcile crash.he was extricatededand taken to the hospital with injuries to his legs.jason sweat, the teen's father was cited for failure to maintain control of his vehicle. it's cold and wet here in eastern iowa... but in southern california... it's nice and warm... that's where the hawkeyes are as they get ready for their se bowl battle with stanford... and that's where c-b-s two sports reporter zach hanley is... he caught up with the hawkeyes on monday... for the first time since arriving in pasadena.. the iowa defense shed some light on their matchup againstst the stanford ooense... and it has the hawks seeing black and gold in cardinaleyes, chest,
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iowa... it's iowa feet, good it's iowa versus iowa. wait, what?"i mean we jususcompare them to our offense sometimes with the fullbacks, the amount of tight ends, the linemen." those guys, the play just like stanford...our guysi mean it's not really a big difference... it's l le another practice honestly."one the cardinal and white are use to. it's stanford's 3rd trip to the rose bowl in the last 4 years... but iowa doesn't care about history"they are veterans in this kind of arena i guess and this is our first time in 25 years being here. i mean if you want to look at it as an edge i guess... i guess you can, we aren't to worries about itthey are focused on one thing"we are here for one thing and one thing only, you know we know why we are here and that's to win a rose bowl." "that's been our goal every time we went on the road, just remember why you are here... not to make friends, not to do anything like that.. just here to win the game."the hawkeyes are also nearly a touchdown underdog in friday's game... i
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he laughed and said great, that's'sust how we like it.... live in pasadena .. zh fox 28 sports. on the hardwood... things are about to get real for the hawkeyes... iowa went 9 and 3 in their iowa went 9 and 3 in their non-conference schedule... but the gagas only get gger... with the start of big ten play.. the hawks kick off conference play on tuesday night... when they welcome top-ranked michigan state to carver... and then saturday they trdvel to purdue... another top-25 team... there'e'no easing into the big ten schedule this season... but that's just fine with fran mccaffery... he thinks his hawkeyes are ready to rumble... you've gotta play those people at some point... you play em early you play em late.... you play em in the middle... you space it out better... but does it matter... you're still play 18 really tough games against really good teams... i think any time you enter into conference play you recognize the challenge... and we'll do erything we can to get everybody ready... deonte burton is off to a good start at iowa state... the transfer iowa state... good start at is off to a deonte burton ready... deonte burton is off to a good start at iowa state... the transfer forward
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newcomom of the week on monday... after scoring twelve points and going five-for-six from the field in the win over cincinnati last tuesday... burton also had seven points and three boards in his cyclone debut on december 19th
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thanks. new years eve fun in the new york city is pricy!it's so top dollar, the prices are trending on facebo today! today!listen to this, olive rden in times square is charging 400 dollars per
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bar and buffet meal...but no breadsticks! come on!no breadsticks?fox news is reporting the best view of the ball drop inside a restaurant is at bubba gump shrimp on broadway they are charging 799 dollars a person!a lot of restaurants s in times square you can't even see the ball drop...or even move to get outside...and people are still paying top dollar to go there...like ruby tuesday!they are charging 349 dollars.if you want a v-i-p table...1 thousand six hundred and 99 dollars!buca di beppo, an italian chain charges 999 dollars!a great way to get some great memories and start your new year out with some major debt! good morning again -- it's now when we return...where authorities tere able to capture one of the most wanteded teens in the world... world...you're watching c-b-s
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right now on sanders: over 2 million contributions have been made to the only campaign that rejects a corrupt campaign finance system. you can't levevethe playing fielelwith wall street banks and billionaires by taking their money.
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bybyaking their money. i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. cbs 2 this morning...how the wild weather is affecting other parts of the country, as the deadly storm heads east. the decision in ohio that's promoming protests in different areas of the nation. also, how the inclement
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fans migrating west. welcome to cbs two this morning.....and i'm m lly d'ambrbrio. d'ambrosio. let's get a check of our let's
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when bad weather hits the corridor, cbs 2 news is committed to bringing you the latest conditions, espspially out on the highways.our road warrior hits the road - so you can see conditions live, before you drive.let's check in with c 2 road warrior aaron gerhardt right now for a look at what you can expect. expect.cbs 2 news aaron gerhardt reports live from the road ways during the winter
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schools are still closed this week due to holiday break, but there still are some closures and cancellations to tell you about this morning.for an up to the minute list - look for the tab on the left side of our website. website.at cbs 2 iowa dot com. luckily for the iowa hawkeyes football team, they left t r the gogoen statat*before old man winter decided to rear his ugly head. head.the hawkeyes will face stanford on the gridiron friday but have already faced the cardinal, on the dinner table.it was the 60-th anniversary y of the beef bowl at lawry's prime rib in beverly hills, which pits both teams against each other in a prime rib eat off.needless tw say, the hawkeyes joyed themselves! it was delicious i love a good steak or prime rib so it was perfect for me." me."i think cj ate the most because travis was getting a
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and the way cj face look when he sat down was funny." funny."the hawkeyes ate *612 pounds o@ prime rib, winning the contest, stanford players ate a little over 500 pounds. and don't forget, cbs 2 news will have complete coverage of the big game.be sure to tune in all this week for special reports from zach hanley and kevin barry.and don't miss our 30-minute special which will air new year's eve at 6:30 right here on cbs 2.and new year's day at 70 a-m on our sister ation, fox 28. an update from ohio, protestors hit the streets last night, following the decision by a cleveland grand jury *not to indicte officers for the shooting of a 12-year- old boy.tamir rice had a fake gun at a park in 20-14 when officers respond to calls that he keke pointing it at people.police say rice was shot moments after police arrived, when rice was drawing
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possibly to show them it was fake, or hand it over to them. county prosecutors say the responding officers were poorly informed by dispatchers, that it was most likely a child, and that most likely a that it was dispatchers, that it was most likely a child, and that the gun was probably fake. "had they known the person was a child and gun was a toy they would have certainly use diff tactics." tactics."protesters rallied in new york city too.a black lives matter group gathered with an estimated 100 people last hight, when news of the decision not to indict officersrsbroke. in chicago, mayor rahm emanuel is ending a vacation early, in response to a weekend police shooting that killed two people. people.the police department admitted their ficers accidently shot one of the victims.authorities say a 19-year-old was being combative toward police when he was shot.a 55-year-old woman was accidently hit.the
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federal investigation for other police shootings and emanuel has received heavy criticism ever since dash cam video was released last month, of a black teenager being shot 16 times. iraq's military says its troops have retaken the city of ramadi from isis. isis.the city, which is 70 miles from the capital city of bagdad, fell to isis back in may.y.troops raised the natatnal flag over its government complex on monday.the white house says they supported the operation with some 630 air strikes, training and equipment.iraqi leaders say while the city is liberated, it could take two to three weeks to rid the city of the remaining pockets of isis fighters. new this morning, morning,two people have been arrested in belgium on suspicion of planning attacks in brussels during the holidays.the two were arrested today following searches on sunday and monday.one was charged with acting as the leader of a terrorist group. this is video of raids from earlier this month in
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under increased security since the paris attacks back in november. it's still to come...a look back at the biggest enteratinmeme
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year. adele breaks records by saying hello, an old series returns to the big screen and a passing of the torch on late night tv. tv.suzanne marques takes a look at this year in entertainment. (n(ns red carpet)olympic athlete turned reality tv star bruce jenner became caitylyn jenner.((sot caitlyn jenner/activist)) "it's about alof us acpting one another. we're all different." charlie sheen revealed he has the aids virus.((sot - charlie sheen/actor))"i'm here to admit that i am, in fact, hiv
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dianosed four years ago - around the time he was fired from the hit s sitcom, "two and a half men" for his erratic behavior. more than 50 women came forward with accusations of sexual abuse against bill cosby -- dating back decades. cosby denies the e cosby denies the allegations.ben affleck and jennifer garner broke up after ten years of marriage. rockers gwen stephani and gavin rossssle also lled it quits, but she quickly rebounded with a romance with blake shelton, who split ffrom his wife, miranda lambert. jennifer anton, cameron diaz and sofia vergara all got married. kim kardasasan d kakae west weweomed their second child, and sandra bullock adopted her second. (nats red carpet)jennifer lawrence became the highest paid actress... but criticized actress... but highest paid actress... but criticized hollywood for still paying her male costars more.(nats hunger games)she also wrapped up the final installment of the hunger game series. viola davis became the first afqican- american to wian emmy for
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music)and ballerina misty and ballerina misty copeland became the first black female principal dancer with american ballet theatre.(nats show)the smash hit musical "hamilton" brought hip hop to broadwaya& with a multi racial cast performing the life of founding father alexander hamilton.taylor swift took on apple over not payingngrtists during a three month free trial of its streaming service - and won.(nats - hello from the outside....)and adele's long-awaited third album, "25" became t top selling album of the year in its album of the top selling "25" became the third album, "25" became the top selling "25" became the top selling album of the year in its first week.david letterman signed off after 33 years of late night television. (sot) (courtesy: worldwide pants, inc.)"thank you for everything. you've given me everything."(nats/applause colbert)stephen colbert took over as host of "the late show."(nats the force awakens)
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broke box office records. members of the original cast of star wars reunited for "episode 7: the force awakens." .suzanne marques, cbs news. it's and you're watching cbs 2 this morning... morning...up next in business news...why whole foods is shelling out some big bucks in
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it's just days now until the iowa hawkeyes will make their highly anticipated return to the rose bowl.and many fans are leaving for calirnia this mning, but that winter weather is causing concern.cbs 2 reporter stephanie johnson has the latest on several flights on their way to pasadena, from airport. in all, *12 charter flights for hawkeye fans are e aving the eastern iowawairport today. airport officials tell cbs 2 news the 4 p-m flight is so
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target is *7-47 jet.have to take a so full, they 4 p-m flight is cbs 2 news the officials tell airport today.iowa airport the eastern are leaving hawkeye fans flights for charter in all, *12 in all, *12 charter flights for hawkeye fans are leaving the eastern iowa airport today.airport officials tell cbs 2 news the 4 p-m flight is so full, they have to take a *7-47 jet. target is buying unwanted gift
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partnering with gift card exchange website card-pool and electronic trade-in company next-worth. worth.cardpool provides the trade-in rate of consumers' gift cards and then re-sells them.one example provided by target.... a 1-hundred dollar walmart gift card would exchange for an 85 dollar target gift card. target will exchange gift cards from more than 600 brands, including old navy, cheesecake factory, tiffany & co, staples and pottererbarn. whole foods says it has agreed to pay 5-hundred thousand dollars to resolve an investigation into whether it overcharged for some items at its new york city stes. stores.days after the city went public with itit investigation from earlier this year....whole foods executives admitted to, and apologized for, overcharging customers on some products -- like sliced fruits and sandwiches.whole foods says the mimiakes were unintentional. justin bieber is getting some frowns from san francisco.the city is asking his camp remove what they call graffiti that promoted his new album.
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which are just spray paint on sidewalks, appeared this fall, and they're calling on bieber's party to clean it up. so far there's been no response from any of bieber's reps.so now the city attorney's office is asking def jam records and universal music group to take care of it...and if not, they want the money to do themselves. bieber isn't the only one guilty of sidewalk graffiti ads...i-b-m, turner broadcasting, and n-b-c universal have all had to rk over big bucks to city taxpxpers for these kinds of ads in the past. it's just ahead on cbs 2 this morning...we introduce you to the first patient in a new medical study for a rare type of cancer. cancer.in n ur cbs 2
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there aren't many treatment options for people who have mesothioma.but now doctors atathe mayo clinic are trying something new. they're freezing the tumor before taking it out.marlie hall introduces us to the minnesota woman who is the first patient study. at sot)@:33 there's a message inside that they've writtenmary kuntz's family made her a love chain - filled
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for each day she undergoes treatment for mesothelioma (me-zoe-thee-lee-o-muh).@54 4 this one says feel betterthe 68 year old grandmother was diagnosed with the very rare, very deadly form of cancer last summer. doctors at the mayo clinic asked her to be the first patient in their trial using cryo-therapy to freeze part of the tumor. (sot mary kuntz/mesothelioma patient)13:27 my intial thoughs were might be a little risky 13:32 doctors sprayed liquid nitrogen to freeze mary's tumor. two weeks later, surgeons removed it. the goal is to trigger mary's immune system to fight any remaining cancer cells. (sot dr. shandra blackmon/mayo clinic surgeon)@5:44 this is the early explorative stage where we're just looking at what is this doing to the body, how is it stimulating the immune response. 5:50doctors say cryotherapy may also preserve the lung, potentially leading to an easier recovery.(sot dr. tobias peikert/mayo clinic pulmonologist)@20:13 it also is less toxic and requires less aggressive surgery afterwards mary won't know for a while if the cryotherapy
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is overwhelmed by t support t from her family and friends. (sot mary kuntz/mesothelioma patient)11:58 why should they be you know sending all this love to me? there's a lot of people that have a lot of problems.she hopes being g rt of the trial l ll not only help her but help others with the same problem. marlie hall cbs news, new york. mesothelioma is almost always caused by exposure to asbesots.mary suspects she was exposed at her job decades ago, while workers were taking asbestos out of the ceiling. if you're just getting up, good morning -- it's now after the break... break...the nasty weather the rest of the country is dealing with country is dealing with right now. now.yoyore watching c-b-s 2
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cbs 2 this morning...the latest on a crippling winter storm that's still causing problems right dere in the corridor. wherauthorities located and ararsted the so-called "affluenza teen", who fled after violating his probation. plus, what you need to know before heading out to clean np
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