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>> captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is thursday, february 18th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." ted cruz dares donalaltrump totoue him over an attack ad. we reveal the results of a new national cbs news poll. google backs rival apple in its fight against the fbi over unlocking a terrorist's cell phone. how about this? seven marathon on seven continents in seven days! a single mom who is the first american woman to complete this daunting challenge. we b bin begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds.
typically race by any sense and i don't think anyone is surprised that donald is threaten to sue people. he has done that most of his adult life. >> slugging it out in south carolina. >> he didn't doesn't have one public endorsement from the senate. think of it. hard to believe. >> major endorse from south carolina governor nikki haley. are you feeling the markomemtunm? >> i like that. >> president obama is planning a trip to cuba next month. he'll be the first sitting prident to make a state visit to cuba in nearly 90 years. >> hollywood pressbyterian medical center attacked by hackers. >> the hospital dated $17,000 in ransom ransom. >> they know who is behind a deadly explosion. >> turkey's prime minister says the attacker w w a syrian national. >> apple fighting a court order to break into a phone used by the san bernardino terrorists. they say this creates a back
nobody has a right to defy a legal search warrant. >> the pope celebrated mass in juarez along the u.s. border. >> a dramatic emergency landing when a motorway in brazil incredibly no one injured. >> all that. >> duke is going to win the game! >> what an amazing win. >> showed a lot of grit and we were able to win. any questions? >> gondola ride through venice! >> what country do you think we are sending you to? >> france. >> can we still get it? >> all that matters! >> police in florida arrested an 18-year-old boy accused of practicing medicine without a license. >> anyone who thinks that kid is a doctor needs to see a doctor! >> on "cbs this morning." >> steven, look. people are getting tired of the negative. , you know, in new hampshire, i took. >> shut up! got a big laugh out of that. crowd pleaser. >> we are not sure they are voting for you over me! >> that's true. >> we will havavto wait and see. >> would you vote for me?
welcome to "cbs this morning." the latest cbs news national pollcruz. he is in second place at 18%. but another new polare still slugging it out in south carolina and major garrett is in mt. pleasant, just outside of charleston, following all of the rereblican candidates wiwi two days to gogo before the republican primary. major, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. donald trump has a big lead here and a team of lawyers he says is ready to sue top rival ted cruz, not once but twice. once over a campaign ad. canadian birthday.
before supreme court can't wait and may handle the disposition of trump himself. this concludes the law and order portion of our south carolina republican presidential primary coverage. >> i've had great success with lawsuits. i've had great success in things i do and i don't know that we are going to have a lawsuit, but we certainlyant to keep somebody honest. >> reporter: in dueling television town halls last night, donald trump and ted cruz aired their legal laundry. >> at last, this has not been a typically race by any sense. and i don't think anyone is surprised that donald is threatening to sue people. he has done that most of his adult life. >> reporter: trump has threatened to sue over this ad that shows8his previou support for abortion righgh. >> i am prohoice inn every respect. >> reporter: trump's lawyers said in a letter to cruz's campaign the ad was, quote, replete with outright lies and misrepresents that mr. trump is pro choice. wedndnday night, cruz said a lawsuit filed over one's own
>> it is quite literally the most ridiculous theory i've ever heard that telling the voters what donald trump's a aual record is deceitful in lying. i invited mr. trump. i said, please, donald, file this lawsuit. >> reporter: also part of a town hall discussion, marco rubio echoed trump's charge that cruz is a serial liar. >> i said he has been lying because if you say something that isn't true and you say it over and over again and you know it's not true there is no other word for it. >eporter: rubio has the support of south carolina governor nikki haley. she stumbled out of the gate. >> this is one of many bruises i will take from marco rubio. we make presidents. let's make marco rubio the next president of the united states! god bless! >> reporter: rubio is now cornered the market onew establishment south carolina republican endorsements. haley, u.s. senator tim scott and congressman trey gowdy
party inspired political sense abilities and not enoughsure if it's enough to propel him past trump's campgn. john dickerson is in washington. john, good morning. >> good morning. >> reporter: how do people make sense when they see competing national polls? >> well, they should tbeat them very, very gingerly. in febebary of 2012, rick santorum was up over mitt romney by about ten points. what they give us a sense of where the low information voter is. as primaries and caucuses, the ones we have been focusing on as the big gets more national and we have these big days like super tuesday, national polls give us a better sense as the contest gets bigger. we basically, right now, the game is in south carolina. >> how much of a difference do you think, john, governor haley's endorsement will make for marco rubio? >> in a year where the establishment is in such foul
i think establishment endorsements probably don't mean that much. way. nikki haley endorsed mitt romney and newt gingrich won the south carolina primary in 2012. so i think in the battle between marco rubio and jeb bush it's nice to have something on your side if you're marco rubio. in that respect, it helps. but it's not going to, i don't think, give him a huge boost in south carolina. >> john, in some ways, haley's endorsement ofofarco rubub a blow to jeb bush? apparently, former president george w. bush met privately with haley on monday to ask for that endorsement for his brother. >> jeb bush's argument is governors know it better than senators. he said i've had experience. so it would have been nicic to have a fellow governor say i agree with that. and so in the news cycles,, it's not good for jeb bush. he was trying to build a little something in south carolina. if he doesn't do well in south carolina, which means beating rubio, it's a real blow to his
so, yes, this is jeb bush would have liked this, but his challenges go well beyond the interests me about nevada. >> john, thank you so much. sources confirm to cbs news overnight that the white house is set to announce today that president obamama will make a historic visit to cuba. the short stop over in march will mark another huge step toward improving relations. the plan drew immediate criticism from critics, including republican presidential candidates. no sitting president has visited havana since calvin coolidge in 1928. there is your fun fact for the day. >> thank you,u, norah o'o'nnell. >> write that down. >> i'm writing it down.
this morning from another high-tech heavyweight in its standoff with the fbi. google's ceo says apple is right to defy a judge's order to help unlock the iphone used by one of the san bernardino killers. the fbi needs just four digits to crack this code. jeff pegues is in washington with the e ealating fight. >> reporter: good morning. apple's lawyers are digging in. industry sources say the tech giant is ready to fight this all the way to the supreme court. the fbi is locked out of syed farook iphone. they say a ale is not a company that hands over its company's private information. the u.s. magistrate judge ordered apple to -- apple's ceo tim cook says the tech giant doesn't have the technology and that developing it wld create
iphone but millilis of devices. the white house defended the department of justice's request for apple to aid in an investigation. the president calls an important national prprrity. >> they are not asking apple to redesign its product or to create a new back door to one of their products. they are simply asking for something that would have an impact on this one device. >> reporter: as the war on terror and the right to privacy collide, cnet's dan ackerman says apple and the fbi have competing and compelling interests. >> apple says if you promise you only use it once it's going to get used again and again and once you create the precedent of giving that access once you're not able toeny at ththtime next time. >> reporter: google's ceo posted a series of tweets wednesday citing with apple, saying we give law enforcement access to data based on valid legal orders, but that is wholly different than requiring
customer devices and data. in the two months since farook and his wife tashfeen malik killed 14 people in san bernardino, california, the fbi is poring over theirs electronic and internet history and discovered evidence that farook and malik sympathized with isis and other islamic radicals leading up to the terror attack. publicly, apple says it doesn't have the technology to do what the fbi wants but a top industry official tells cbs news that apple could theoretically write the software to comply with that ruling. a los angel hospital admits it paid nearly $17,000 in ransom to hackers. the fbi is investigating the cyber attack that disabled the computer network at the hollywood presbyterian medical center. carter evans is at the hospital with the story behind the ransom good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the hospital says patient care was not affected by the attack
running again. authorities are now searching for these h hkers who were paid with bit coin. a digital currency that is nearly impossible to trace. and while the hospital says it notified law enforcement immediately, we are now learning that may not be the case. in a brazen attack, hackers disabled the computer network of the hollywood presbyterian medical center. a source familiar with the investigation tells cbs news, the hospital paid the nearly $17,000 ransom to take back control before contacting law in a statement, the president of the hospital said, the quickest and most efficient way to restore our systems was to pay the ransom. >> if they decide to pay the ransom, it probably means they didn't have very good backups and weren't able to recover the data and that t t data would have been lost if they didn't pay the ransom. >> reporter: on february 5th, hackers infiltrated the hospital's computer network what is known as ransomware that held
on the network hostage and making it accessible only with the use of a decryption key provided after ransom was paid. >> hospitals are a very big target now. >eporter: dave kennedy runs a cyber security firm and has experience with these type of attacks. he says after highly publicized data breaches involving credit card companies hackers are moving on to easier targets and many hospitals have been slow to adequately secure their networks. a 2015 study found that criminal cyberattacks on health care organizazaons have increased 125% since 2010 and the danger can sometimes be life threaten. >> when the ransom pieces affect the machines it's causing the system to stop fununioning and can definitely impact life and systems that support life. >> reporter: now if hackers are able to gain access to medical records, they will have social security number and other private information that could be sold on the black market.
it's the smaller networks like hospitals and schools that are ransomware tacks. >> thaha you, carter. this morning, cbs news poll shows americans are split over the president's plan to nominate a successor to supreme court justice antonin scalia. 47% in our poll says the president should choose a nomination this year and 46% say the nomination should be made after the november election. margaret brennan is at the white house with reaction. >> reporter: good morning. president obama decision to skip the saturday funeral of justice scalia is being seen by some as a snub of the conservative judge. and a missed opportunity by others.. former obamamadministration official steve ratner said if we
with. the president will pay his respects o friday when ska lee''s body is in repose at the supreme court. there is no protocol. while george w. bush delivered the eulogy at justice rankin's funeral his predecessor bill clinton attended two services others. the white house won't say whether it was the president's schedule or security concerns or bow out. but, nora it has become yet another politically charged moment ahead of that fierce battle to fill justice scalia's seat. >> thank you, margaret. turkey blames this morning a syrian with ties to a kurdish militia for a devastating bomb attack. the car bomb attack killed 28 people and hit dozenses more in ankara, the capital cityty turkey vows too retaliate for the attacks.
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their cutut is more than 528 million. david begnaud is inside the florida lottery headquarters in tallahassee with the company's plans for the money. good morning. >> reporter: good morning! they waited 34 days, norah! what do you do that time waiting to pick up money like that? finally, yesterday, they walked up to the office in tallalassee and took this podium and got their check. look at this. they don't get this. they get $327 million because they took the lump sum pay-out. not a bad day'ss rk. the lady who won stood at the podium and said i'm afraid i won't be so nice now because i'm worried what to do with all of this money. >> we didn't believe it. we just kept watching tv and going online and rechecking and rechecking. >> they announced the publix at melbourne beach, no, it's a real deal!
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the republicans got together the last debate they couldn't figure out debate, the intros were messed up a and this year they figured out a fool-proof way so nobody could get confused on h h to come on. >> we hope so shed light on the voters tonight so help the candidates come out on top. stage. >> i love it! "ellen"? so good! >> look at john's face. >> they allot to the podium. >> it worked.
we like a shout-out. thanks. welcome back to "cbs this morning." this half hour, hollywood is asking the government to find help on fighting isis. john kerry met this week. they say the politics could lead to propaganda. >> he sese up a medical clinic and examined patients at the age of 18. police say he pretended to be a doctor. why the teenager says he is not upset over his arrest for allegedly practicing medicine without a license. that story is ahead. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "usa today" reports that a company owned by a saudi investor works on air force one. pentagon acknowledged a contractor with foreign ties has serviced the president's plane. an air force spokesman says the company only installed furnishings and notes that contractors are always supervised. the white house declined to comment. the "los angeles times" reports that two of the city's
sexually assaulting women while on dutynd accused of forcing the women to commit sex acts sometimes in the police car. the l.a.p.d. placed the officers on unpaid leave more than two years ago after r stop and start internal investigation. convictions here could carry life sentences. the philadelphia inquirer says cosby filed a suitarlier this month and he is suing andrea constand over alleged breach of confidentiality drugging and sexually assaulting her in 2014. manny pacquiao made comments about gays. he is running for senator in the philippines. he partially apologized but nikik
>> the united states is listing a new recruit in the fight hollywood. we#showed you yesterday a photo eeted by secretary of state johnhn kerry.y. 2 tshows his meeting in los angeles tuesday with about to combat what he calls the isis narrative. but some are concerned he's trying to enlist studio executives to produce anti-isis problem gan da. >> america, we claim to have the greatest army history has known. >> reporter: this video has all the hallmarks of a movie trailer but it's a pro-isis propaganda piece produced by the terrorist group. now the u.s. government is asking holwood for advice on
>> this is not just a military battle. it's a battle of ideas. and it's a battle of ideas between competing narratives. >> reporter: richard single, a top kerry aide was in a closed door meeting with executives when the secretary of state made his pitch. >> hollywood is one of the greatest competitive advantages we have as a country. it's revered a a around the planet. it's our second largest export. >> reporter: the film industry grosses tens of billions of dollars worldwide every year. and it's not the first time hollywood has teamed up with uncle sam. the pentagon worked with jerry bruckheimer in 1986 for "top gun." a box office hit that also became an effective recruiting tool for wannabe fighter pilots. other collaborations have produced mixed results. some critics thought the advice cia officials gave to the makers
film that showed controversial terror techniques. this week's meeting took a different approach. >> the government from what i ununrstand is just trying to get ideas. they're trying to get ideas on how they counter the message that isis is spreading. >> reporter: but when the messenger is just the u.s. government, some worry that message can get lost. >> the reason the united states can't be the brand behind the counternarrative is we have no edibility when we're talking about islam. >> reporter: something secretary kerry seems to understand. >> by tweeting out that photo he's saying wier thinking outside the box. not just military strategy. a strategy of diplomacy, of soft power. >> reporter: secretary kerry's 90-minute meeting with studio executives was not just about isis. they also talked about content piracy and how american show business is perceive around the world.
to be a doctor. malachi love-robinson was arrested yesterday and charged with practicing medicine without a license. vladimir duthiers shows us how e teenager managed to pull off this alleged scam. >> reporter: according to police, llamaal malachi love-robinson posed as a doctor last year and hehe began screening patients. with a white lab coat, a stethoscope, malachi love-robinson may look like a young physician. but his apparent lpractice is right out of a hollywood con film. >> dr. harris? >> yes. >> do you concur? >> concur with what, sir? >> reporter: according to law enforcement officials, love-robinson was arrested after he allegedlyerformed a physical exam on an undercover agent without a valid medical license. the teen posted bail and spoke briefly at a press conference last night. supporters and i've had some
negative things but everyone is entitled to their opinion and once again, i am not upset. >> reporter: love-robinson opened t new birth new life medical center in urgent care in west palm beach. its grand opening celebration even advertised on facebook. on the practice's website the teen is listed as a doctor with ph.d. who treats and cares for patient. william mckenzie is his gradfather. >> does he have a ph.d.? well, from what i hear, you can't get tt on online! i don't know! >> reporter: on facebook, love-robinsosoposted this certificate claiming he is a practitioner in alternative medicine. >> he may have did something wrong with trying to do what he is doing, but had he good intentions of trying to help people. >> reporter: in october, love-robinson was cited by the florida department of health to cease and desist practicing medicine without holding an active license. >> and i was simply asking if you can please pray for us in this time that everything that has happened that we get the truth out of it.
face up to five years in prison if convicted of practicing medicine without a license. according to the palm beach sheriff, he is alsoharged with grand theft and forgery. earlier this year an 86-year-old woman claim love-robinson stole cash and forged personal checks after she was physically examin by the teenager.. >> what a bizarre story! >> the florida newspaper says he was allegedly posing as a gynecologist which makes me go ew! >> yeah. >> he looks like a real-life doogie howsese i'm surprised anybody would thininhe is a doctor. >> the catch me if you c scene we showed. with you you would think with the technology we have and referrals you would would know if northbound issomebody is legit or not. >> he treated patients? very bizarre. >> we've saidverything weeed to say. >> yes. they are saying, time to go now. this important story now.
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the maker of popular parmesan cheese tells "cbs this morning" it is pulling its product from storor. this follows a report by bloomberg business. it found high amounts of cellulose, a powder derived from wood pulp, in wel-osco's essentiaiaeveryday 100% graded parmesan cheese. michelle miller it at a cheese packaging plant in new jersey and she found out why some of the graded parmesan sold in stores may not be cheese at all. good morning, michelle. >> reporter: good morning. well, it's common practice in
very small amounts of cellulose to keep parmesanheese from plumping and it's considered safe to eat. some manufacturers have crossed the line, using it as fillers and cutng corners and duping customers. whether sprinkled on pasta or shaved on salads or graded on to pretty much anything, americans' appetite for cheese has been heating up for the last four decades. but experts believe some of the parmesan eaten by cheese lovers isn't real cheese and it's costing them. >> americans are probably consuming close to 100 million pounds annually at a probable value of $500 million a year. >> reporter: neil shuman says see u lowest made from wood pulp is a big culprit. 2% to 4% is acceptable within the industry, bloomberg business found considerably more in two brands it tested.
parmesan cheese made by jewel-osco was actually 8.8% cellulose, while walmart's great value 100% grated parmesan cheese came in at 7.8%. >> you're getting ripped off. not what you bargained for. >> reporter: walmart would not comment for the story but jewel-osco told "cbs this morning," it has pulled the essential everyday parmesan cheese from our stores as we continue to investigation the matter. >> the labeling of the product is disingenuous and the nutrtrional labeling is generally out of whack. >> reporter: in 2013 the fda warned castle cheese in pennsylvania that its parmesan cheese products do not contain any parmesan cheese. the company took steps to corrececit. but then declared bankruptcy. its president is now facing criminal charges. the fda takes economic fraud very seriously. the agency said that in a statement.
the department of justice for prosecution. >> the consumer is being frauded. they are buying something that is flat and tasteless, not what they expected to get. >> reporter: to help customers distinguish between which cheeses are real and which are loaded with fillers, shuman has come up with this real or true cheese feel. they say they will put it on all of their products and they are urging others in the industry to gayle? >> thank you, chelle. now i guess when you buyuy your cheese, look for the seal. >> look for the seal. >> i don't want wood pulp in my cheese. >> grate your own cheese. >> thank you. th have solved the puzzle but couldn't buyuyheir way out of a major flub. ahead the "wheel of fortune" contestant is thankful it's a game about words and n it's going to be an okay weekend.
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republican presidential candidates in souththarolina are not just throwing insults. now there's threats and lawyer's letters. donald trump has called ted cruz a lie yar all week. he's also considered his t teat to sue the senator. trump sent cruz's campaign cease and deseize letter. >> trump's letter says the entire basis for your argument that mr. trump is pro choice is based on an intervieww that took place nearly two decades ago. cruz responded last night in a town hall. >> his argument is vuning his own words was defamation. >> he says he's misrepresenting his curve position he's evolved. >> it is quiet literally the most ridiculous theory i've
donald trump's actual record is deceitful and lying. >> at the same town hall marco rubio called ted cruz a liear. >> rubio has won the endorsement of south carolina governor nicki hay lee hayley. george w. bush met with haley monday. they told the candidate how campaign. >> if you could raise the bar in the next sission and try to be beyond the bullying because i think that's who you are. i think the campaign has been co-opted by the pt of our time and i think he's getting you off your message.
emphasize those things more. >> this is what i do. this is called campaigning right now. >> i mean, sir on the more national level. to the extent that you can. i know when you get in those debates it's a frequentntor all sometime -- free for all sometimes. i would encourage you to go on your record. >> bush supporters and south carolina reports are within days. one voter showed major how overwhelming this media blitz can be. major is in mount pleasant south carolina. good morning again. >> good morning. if you're a south carolina republican, you simply cannot avoid presidential campaign phone calls. five, six, sometimes more a day. either. five, six, sometimes more a day. then they're the campaign volunteers who knock on your door, five, six, no, not that many.
tommy is an undecided republican who welcomed us in his kitcn. the vintage would be wednesday. >> wednesday. just today. not aged and not including phone calls. >> our vital second amentdment issue. >> can we trust donald trump to stand up for our second amendment rights? >> that last call left harkin a bit confused. >> i can't tell you if he was fo or against rubio. all i could undererand is rubio. >> by phone, mail and tv, politic social securitys is unavoidable. >> the review is part of the washington establishment. >> ted uz voted to undermine our national defense.
>> do they have an effect on you? >> i think after a while they have a negative effect. you get so much of it and don't know what the believe on them because so many are negative. >> he and his friends are getting warn down and warn out. political pros say this outreach pays off. >> all those mediums have effect on persuasion. when one in eight republican primary voters are undecided in who they're going to vote for, the advertising is going to have an impact. >> he told us he doesn't read the mailers or take the phone calls anymore. campaigns cannot afford not to try. >> maybe the mail piece a voter receives today doesn't persuade them but the one tomorrow does. advertising works.
about it and we're getting fed up with it and getting tired of it. >> there is a method to what harkin c csiders madness. at some point he and others are going to make up their minds. they want to campaign to be the last word they hear before they cast their ballot. that could make a difference. >> you see both sides, you got to get the word out. >> a cbs poll is out. it's a national poll and more than half of republican voters may change their minds on who to support. >> that's why that atdvertisement is important. >> the latest poll found hillary clinton leading bernie sanders 48-47%. a virtual tie this morning. her campaign released a commercial that showed an exchange between clinton. her parents may be deported.
to show herself as a well round rounded candidate. >> we need a president, yes, whose passionate about getting as much as possible money out of politics and raining in wall street. we need a president whose passionate about creating jobs and raising incomes like i am. >> tom will be in nevada to report on the clinton campaign. cbs news filling in for scott here in new york. >> long day for you. nothing you can't handle. we'll be watching it tonight. she was caught on video calling for muscle in the mdle of a campus protest. >> it was a mistake. i never ever meant a call for violence. it's one of those things said in the heat of the moment. >> undocumented. >> i had the decision to open up it's going to be an okay weekend.
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this mor, as this morning as part of our pushing the limits series, we're introducing you to one of the first american women to complete one of the test of human endurance. she recently ran seven marathons on seven continents in seven days. she's only the second woman on the planet to accomplish this. we talk with gizzy and she shares how she pushed herself to the finis line again and again. >> did you just surprise yourself by finishing? >> no. i knew i put in a lot of hard work over the last year and knew
i didn't know what to expect. >> how exhausting was it? >> it was trying. i didn't use to word marathon, i didn't use the word mile and thought of itt as another long run. that's what got me through it. >> 35-year-old spent over 27 hours running, covered 183 miles on foot and flew roughly 23,000 miles from antarctica, to chile,e, morrocca, dubai. >> most people who run marathons say it's the mental challenge can be the greatest challenge. >> it was a mind game. i thought from day one you're going to have to get real comfmftable being uncomfortable and i said that.
doubt? >> never. >> that's extraordinary. >> there was a moment of time when i thought how am i going to finish this? >> 11 men and four women competed in the challenge. she finished third overall. >> what pushes you to push the limits? >> my daughter. she's my biggest inspiration. she was my number one fan. >> you're a single mom. >> yes. >> you have two jobs. >> yes. >> how did you find time to run
>> i'm going to respond to every one of them. >> when people believe in you, people write these heart felt e-mails. it means everything to me. >> that constant support from strangers was evident. >> most of my sleeping and eating was all on planes. >> in fact, at one point you fell the sleep o othe plane and had an injury. >> it was tough morefor me. the airline stewartist switched out my ice package. everybody knew what we were doing. bottles of water and anything we needed. >> what was the final seventh marathon like? >> i was in a lot of pain. i never counted myself finished until i actually crossed the nish line. i thought you're not done until you actually finished. when i crossed the finish line i had cried from mile 25-26. just tears of joy. i was so happy and my boy friend
tapened i got wrapd in an american flag and it was the greatestay of my life. >> though she was only averaging ten hours on each continent, her most memorable race was her first one. >> my absolute favorite was running in an arttarcticaantarctica. >> >>. >> when you finished this world marathon you came home and your town through a parade for you. >> yeah. i got to ride on a fire truck
after me and i signed autographs and it was fun for the town. great, great day for the town. >> how did you feel? >> i felt like i triumphed. what an honor to represent our country and the amount of people that believed in me and told me i could do it. >> what did you learn? >> i learned how to be strong and triumph in all odds against you. >> she's 3535. >> 35. extraordinary. >> she's wonder woman for real. that's who she is. >> that's right. >> what does she do when she's what's her job? >> she manages an ice cream shop single mom. it's just at the end of the day at 10:00 at night she gets on the tread mel. >> have you run a marathon yet? >> only a half marathon. >> watching her did you think i've got to do a marathon? >> no. >> i will run another half
i don't think my body is built for a full marathon. it really is hard. >> and it's the mind. she said you've got to be comfortable withtheing uncomfortable uncomfortable. >> and never had a doubt. i want her e-mail. >> she told me she had an energy coach so i got the number of the energy coach. >> that's what you need. > want to e-mail her. she's great. you go. >> all right. you can check out more of our conversation including becca's diet, ice cream, energy coach. all that on cbsmorning.com. >> how these two people became an accidental part of ed sheeran's transcribe yult. that's next on cbs this mornrng. on "cbs this morning." announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by
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cbs says it was a mistake and it was human error. >> they lookike their parents! look so cute. my go i'm _______it's eight-25 on this thursday morning. we'll take a look at the day's top headlilis in just a moment.but first justin has our cbs 2 weather first forecast. forecast. main weather- your planner shows what's ahead for the next hours- now a live look outside courtesy of our weatherfirst skycam- temperatures around the area will be warming with mixed sunshine- taking a look at regional temperatures [e see are going to warm starting today- the regional satellite/radar is featuringng partly sunny skies today- - let's move ahead in time by taking a look at the midwest surface map- moving into a closer view with our 'predictor' forecast we see forecast bring us mixed sunshine with gusty winds & forecast has us dealing with clouds & breezy conditions- tomorrow will feature mild & windy weather- our 7 day forecast has clear & warming
day before the shooting. shooting.she gave the gun to the 17-year-old who accidently shot redlinger -- so mercrcnt is charged with providing a firearm to a prohibited person. four other people are charged in connection to the case -- including the shooter who is charged with involuntary manslaughter. at the university of iowa a man is now charged wiwi recording a student while she was showering in a burge hall bathroom. bathroom.according to court documents, 23-year-old robert hightower stole a key to get into the bathroom. bathroom.police say he went into a shower stall and recordededa woman in the next stall.when she confronted him, he took off. off.an officer found hightower hiding in another bathroom, where this photo was taken.he was later arrested by ununersity police o otuesday night.hightower was also wanted on two warrants in coralville for similar crimes. tragic new developments in a deadly cedar rapids house fire6 firecbs 2 news has learned that 76-year-old karen jacobs has died from injuries she suffered in the fire on monday. she and her husband were
avenue southwest.ronald jacobs was also killed i ithe fire. investigators believe smoking materials caused the fire. in cedar rapids - police are now investigating a report of shots fired.one person was taken into custody. auauorities say it happened around 10 a-m yesterday near sixth-avenue south-east. officers were already in that area investigating a burglary. right now, they aren't sure how many people were involved or if the two crimemeare connected. heading north, police in waterloo are also investigating a report of shots fired.officers were called to a home on woodmayr drive at about 7-15 last night they found several shell casings.two homes were hit by the gunfire, luckily no one was hurt. don't forget -- cbs 2 connects with you - call cbs 2 if you see news happen.800 222 kgan. you can also email tips, pictures, and even video --to news -- at cbs 2 iowa dot com. that's a quick look at your thursday morning news.get more news anytime online - at cbs 2
day. arguably the greatest rivalry in college basketball lived up to the hype last night. my alma mater duke university visited north carolina in chapel hill. the blue devils trailed by a point in the final minute. grayson allen hit two free throws to give duke the lead. then a last-second shot by the tar heels came up short andnd 20th ranked duke upset fifth ranked north carolina 74-73 and i was there watching it last night at 11:00 something. >> were youou doing the hula at your house? it was worth it to the end. such a good game. >> you know what i was doing? >> wren 7.
>> we did. >> more on that later! >> a gentleman never tells. welcome back to "cbs this morning." thisisalf hour, her call for muscle against a student journalist during national outrage. now the college professor at the center of a controversy over campus protest is apologizing. an interview only on "cbs this morning." a 11-year-old sought a direction to change. why she brought together 1,000 black girl books. that's ahead. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "the washington post" says for the first time in a decade, the navy is teaching sailors how to navigate a ship by loooong at the stars. naval academy students are learning to find their way at sea without to this technological reports. "the new york times" says for the first time in more than
woman will appear at the meopolitan opera. she will be presented in december and by a composer who is from finland. the operation is one of the six new productions in the 2016 to 2017 season. babysitter's pay is rising. those caring for one child earn $15.71 an hour and up nearly 5.5% since lastt year. watching two kids can pay please $18 an hour. rates can be even higher in some big cities. i used to charge $2.50. >> i know i'm dating myself but i got a dollala an hour and i ththght that was big bucks! i was very happy. stay up three hours, people! government regulators this morning are taking steps that could lower your part of your cable bill. the s.e.c. is offering to open i the market for boxes.
is close to $100. digital expert nicholas thompson is joining us here at the table. that's what you are, nicholas thompson. >> glad to be here. >> most people don't feel they have options. you get the cable box and comes into your home and what? >> there is a wire that comes out of the wall and goes into the cable box and you connect the box to the your tv. that cable box is provided to you by the cable company, by comcast, time warner cable and verizon. every month in your cable bi, you're paying 9, 10, $11 to rent that box. what the fcc is considering whether the cable companies need to change the way the information flows over that line so that other companies can make boxes, then there will kbe competitn for the box and presumably that line in y yr bill will get reduced. pay a little bit less. >> the cable companies, they say the consumer will pay more. true or false? >> the company cables have a bunch of arguments. and two, there might be some kind of violations of people's
to advertise on top ofof our content. then the cable companies have a monopoly and raise other parts of your bill if this part gets reduced. my view it probably will bring prices down and that competition is good and this is a way -- >> it's interesting. it comes at a time when cable companies are finding out they are part of a ship to streaming yet, at the same time, they are one of the big entry points possesesaccess to the internet. >> right. they are a huge entry point for access to the internet. they have monopolies. they have a lot of power. they have an inonovated as fast as other parts of the internet but they say they are doing fine and people are happy what we are doing. >> apple encryption, what is exactly apple being asked to do? >> they have thisshone that was used by one of the terrorists in san bernardino. with the way apple phones, modern apple phones are built, i believe a 5c if you enter a pass
the data will be erased. the fbi has not been able to crack this. fbi says to apple make a software so we can get the password and get all of the information. apple is say, no, we are not going to do that. a judge says apple has to do that and only says we are fighting it in court. >> at the same time, apple saying we can't do that without doing something new. >> apppp is saying if we build this system that allows you to give in this phone we will have created a system that allows people to violate other people's cases in other cases. thf fbi says you're doing this in one case, the terrorism case, please do it. >> do they do with one phone and destroy the software? once you've built it, it exists. once you've shown it can be don perhaps other people can do and that is apple's point. on the other hand, this is a terrorism case. this is a phone owned by the terrorist's employer and a situation of national security so maybe you should be more compromising. >> what do you think the position apple is taking? >> i think apple is taking a very strong stand on behalf of
i think they are upset over the intrusions exposed in the edward snowden leaks but i think it's very bad for apple. i i ink in situations like this an american company and somebody who is trying to destroy many of the ideals that built apple and built silicon valley there is an oblition to a certain degree to work with your government to help resolve those things. >> i think the concern that law enforcement has is what if we are facing another 9/11 style event? a buyiobiological war fare event and informrmion on phone they have to geto and that pose concerns in terms of safety. >> that is a prospective issue not looking back. who knows. >> that's right. >> there could be something that could help stop the next terrorist attack. >> couldn't they have worked it out privately? i'm wondering about that. >> apple chose to take a stand. >> okay. >> thank you, nick. >> thank you. >> university of missouri says this morning the investigation into the assistant professor who sparked a national backlash is nearly done.
help me! >> melissa click was caught on video during campus protests in november calling for muscle to remove a student journalist. video a month earlier shows her cursing at poli. click, this morning, says she regrets her actions and anna werner is on the campus in columbia, missouri, with the interview you'll see only on "cbs this morning." anna, goooomorning. >> reporter: good morning, charlie well, this is the spot on the campus quad where protesters set up their tent city in november. it's also the spot where melissa click took an action she now says she regrets.. >> can i talk to? >> no. you need to get out! >> reporter: she is the woman scene at a university of missouri protest lt fall dering a student journalist away from a group of protesters on the public quad. >> you need to get out! you need to get out. >> reporter: her actions brought
and widespread condemnation and now she is vigs apologoging. i was embarrassed by my behavior and believe it doesn't represent who i am at as a person and didn't represent the good i was doing there that day and certainln i wish i could do it over again. >> reporter: click says she was tryiyi to protect the students protesting who she says were under threat and wasn't sure the man filming was a real journalist. >> h introduced himself only as media and came at me with a camera. >> reporter: the camera, not a weapon. >> sure. bu it also wasn't a big camera. it could have been a phone-sized camera it didn't say professional journalist to mooe. >> reporter: we asked if she would review the tape with us. she decline. >> i donon really wish to do that. >> reporter: on the tape she is clearly heard as identifying the student journalist as a reporter before calling for muscle to
>> hey, who wants me to help get this reporteout of here? i need some muscle over here! help me get him out! >> reporter: is calling for muscle out here respectful? >> it was a mistake. i never, ever meant that as a call for violence. it's just one of those things that was said in a heated moment. >> reporter: another video released last week by the columbia, missouri, newspaper shows click at an earlier protest during homecoming in october. cursing at a police officer who she says pushed her. >> hands off me! >> reporter: you can understand where a lot of people watching those videos are sayingng she's got a problem. >> people who know me don't feel that way. people who were there that day don't feel that way. they know what it was like to be there. they know i was there with the best of intentions and they know it was a really tricky situation. >> reporter: the university's governing board is now investigating. david steelman is a board member. at is it about the v veos to you that is most damaging?
no question about it. imagine yourself as a parent and that is your child that a faculty member calls for muscle on. you don't pour gasoline on an already volatile situation. >> reporter: they called click with an outstanding record of teaching and research. t click now worries she won't get a fair hearing. >> i believe that the actions of the curators and thehe chancellors set up an environment where i can't be faiy evaluated. >> reporter: if that is the case, what happens after that? >> well, i fight for my jo i lolo my job. i'm good at my be job. i made mistakes. i`don't think i should be judged entirely on those mistakes, and i'm going to fight for what i think is fair. >> reporter: now in a statement this week, the interim chancellor called her actions
she is currently suspended with pay, but steelman insists she will get a fair hearing in front of the board and that her 12 years teaching her will be considered. gayle? >> we will certainly follow-up. thank you. a revolution for book lovers begins with a hash tag. >> we wanted a thousand books on black girls and we snagged them together and got a hash tag! >> reporter: were you ever nervous you wouldn't be able to find a thousand books about -- >> 100%! personality. how an 11-year-old girl was tired about reading about boys and her weekend. it starts today with warmer weather. it will be breezy tonight, 59 tomorrow, since it's in the lower 60s. it will certainly be windy for
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did the book characters you loved as a kid look like you? a research library at the univererty of wisconsin found that of the 3,500 children books it received last year, only 261 were about black people and just 100 came from black authors. one new jersey sixth grader isn't satisfied with numbers like that so she showed vinita nair how she created a new chapter. >> i was born on a tuesday at columbia hospital, clums,olumbus, ohio, usa.
to express your motions when you're me. the people who look like me keep fighting. >> reporter: some books she has been aassigned in school she tired is tired of. >> they were books about boys and dogs. a bunch of other ones, i'm sick of it! >> reporter: marlee wanted books she cod relate to with characters like her. >> i went to my mom. and she told me what are you going to do about it and that is how the book drive started. >> reporter: the idea was simple but ambitious to collect a thousand books about black girls. >> we started posting pictures on amazon of me reading them and anterior and now it's a full-on book drive. >> reporter: how did you come up with the hash tags? >> we know that social media is the main outlet for us to get anything we want now so we need to be fun and catchy and something easy to remember. we wanted a thousand books and we snagged them together and you got a hash tag.
nervous you wouldn't be able to find a thousand books? >> 100%! >> reporter: but that nervousness has been replaced with excitement. first, local media got wind of her drive. >> please welcome marlee diaz, everybody. >> reporter: that led to appearances with larry wilmo o "the nightly show. >> were you named after bob marlee. >> yes. my mothers jamaican and named me after bob marlee. >> reporter: and with ellen degeneres. >> you need to figure out your priorities because it should be my show and them homework but that is all right. >> reporter: did you guys just decide to put them on the floor? >> yeah, it's easier to organize them. >> reporter: the books began arriving and stacking up. when we visited, marlee had collected close to 1,300 of them. do you have a favorite book that has come in? >> yeah, my giant stack there.
national book award for "brown girls dreaming" knows the importance of identifying with characters in a book. >> seeing a story on the page about a black child, written by a black author, not only legit mize mizes your existence, look i'm here in this world. i'll g g you a book. >> this looks cool. >> reporter: what are you guys going to do with all of the books? >> 1,000 of the book are going to a primary school where my mother is from and my first time going to rural jamaica where she is from gentleman last week, is what they did. she gave away the books she has collected to jamaican children. many have limited access to have you thought what you want to do when you grow up? >> i want to be a magazine editor for my own magazine because i love being the boss
>> reporter: i think you should considering writing your own book, though. >> yeah, i've heard a lot of % about that. i don't think i'm ready, but when i am ready, i will. >> reporter: we are guessing that book will have a very impressive main character. for "cbs this morning," vinita nair, west orange, new jersey. >> that is high hero of the week! >> i'll say! >> i'm not sure how i feel about that story. i love her! >> she iired abobo white boys and dogs. >> sounds like she wants to be gayle king and a magazine editor. >> she wants to be more than that. marlee, we like you!
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the linn county board of supervisors is considering an increase in the minimim wage. the current minimum wage in most of the state is set at seven-25-an-hour. hour.the state of iowa hasn't raised the wage in eleven years.right now, the board wants to ask business owners and low wage workers how the county should approach the issue.if you remember, johnson county recently passed an ordinance that will eventually raise the wage to 10-10 an hour. tiffin city leaders have now
the johnson county minimum wage ordinance. ordinance.the press citizen reports the city council voted this week to reject the plan that would pay workers under age 18 less than adults. instead, they are moving forward with a similar plan that would only affect workers 15 and younger.that plan needs to pass three rounds of voting before it can be put into action. the university of#iowa, more employees are leaving their posts, and new information says salary is the biggest reason why. why.faculty resignations were up 36-percent last year.new u-i president bruce harreld is now asking lawmakers for 45-million ddlars to help retain high-performing workers. the board of regents is also taking up this issue at its next meeting later this month. don't forget -- cbs 2 connects with you - call cbs 2 if you see news hahaen.800 222 kgan. you can also email tips, pictures, and even video --to news -- at cbs 2 iowa dot com. that's a quick look at your thursday morning news.get more news anytime online - at cbs 2
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