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? good morning to our viewers in the west. it is tuesday, august 30th, 2016. welcome to cbs this morning. new details about the separation of hillary clinton's top aid from her husband anthony weiner afth new sexting scandal. the fbi warners that hackers could target the election after reported cyber breaches in two states. the threat of russia manipulating results is real. an unlikely match created an unbreakable bond. we begin this morning with a look at today's eye opener, your
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>> hard to believe we're saying the sentence yet again, but anthony weiner has been caught in yet another sexting scandal. his wife huma abdein says she's had enough. >> anthony weiner's latest scandal spills onto the campaign trail. >> anthony weiner is a bit of a weirdo. >> i'm not sure what he was thinking but what he was doing was disgusting. >> donald trump is accusing hillary clinton of allowing weiner to have close proximity to highly information. >> north carolina bracing for disruptive storms. >> a hurricane watch has been issued as hurricane madeline nears the line. >> hail across colorado. hail covered streets like a blanket of snow. ? world of pure imagination ? >> the world has lost one of its great talents. >> i've had a wonderful life, a great career.
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>> a jet had to land in minneapolis after a passenger tried to open a plane door. dramatic video from a ten-car pileup in central new york. by standers jumped into action rescuing the woman. >> a dog wandering in front of a rally car defies death. >> facebook's mark zuckerberg met with pope francis. >> apple announcing it will unveil new products next week. the iphone 7 expected to be focus of that event. >> how's the camera, asked anthony weiner? >> my heart goes out to weiner's wife huma abdein. fool me once, shame on you. fool me twice, shame on me.
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until after the election. welcome to cbs this morning. charlie rose and gayle king are off. so josh elliot and demarco morgan are here. >> good to be here. the newest presidential poll out this morning shows the race is tightening. the online tracking survey finds hillary clinton leading donald trump by six the margin was eight points a week ago. clinton's newest issue is her top aide's failing marriage. >> he is in the middle of his third sexting scandal. the new york post published a photo weiner reportedly sent showing him in his underwear while skucurled up with his todr son. nancy cordes is covering the potential impact on the clinton
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tells me this separation has actually been brewing for a while and that the two had been living separate lives. still this friend described throwing the phone across the room after seeing this picture of weiner and his son online. donald trump is now trying to make it a campaign issue, arguing the breakup reflects terribly on clinton. a close friend of abedin's says the clinton aide was in the hamptons with her son when the new york post published this photo that weiner reportedly seo it knows him in his underwear, his toddler laying next to him in the bed. within hours abedin announced she was leaving weiner. clinton said nothing. but her opponent weighed in on the radio. >> he's a sick person. she has access to classified information. huma abdein has access to classified information. how hillary got away with that one, nobody will ever know.
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his risque habit cost him his house seat. >> i have forgiven him. >> then his shot in the new york city mayor's race. all of it chronicled in a painfully intimate documentary. >> it's painful for her. created this problem. >> abedin's loyalty to a man who once dubbed himself carlos danger has been a source of mystery to many. >> it's a nightmare. >> the clinton aide h her rational in an interview with vogue this month. i don't think i could do this job if i didn't have the support system i have, if anthony wasn't willing to be essentially a full-time dad. it's been a trying year for abedin who drew scrutiny for her role. in one newly released e-mail abedin is asked if she can seat
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abedin replies, i'll ask. this is no evidence that abedin ever shared any classified information with her husband as trump has implied. weiner has actually been a frequent target of trump's over the years. trump has described him as a sick puppy, a psycho and a pervert. mark leibovich of the "new york times" magazine interviewed and spent time with weiner last month at the democratic national convention. i know you spent about 90 minutes with him at the convention. did you have a sense then that he was reengaged in this sexting? >> i asked him that. this is for an interview we do every week in the magazine. basically i said are you still engaging in the kind of activities that got you in trouble? he stammered a bit and said, well, i'm not talking about my
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i felt obliged to ask it. he certainly didn't answer it definitively. it doesn't surprise me now. >> what do you make of donald trump weighing in here suggesting that national security could be at risk? >> i don't personally see it. it is -- i think most kind of people would be watching this and think that, okay, the democratic nominee's top aide is married to someone who, you know, does some the internet. i think that we're going to use that to think that somehow that person's wife's boss is ir possi irresponsible and shouldn't be elected, i don't see that as an issue. >> i do want to switch gears. your paper is reporting on the candidates' preparation for the debates. hillary clinton is among other things talking to psychological experts, the ghost writer of one
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said it's possible perhaps to prep too much. what might then we expect come september 26th? >> well, i mean, donald trump has been a very fierce opponent of preparation for debates since the beginning. i remember talking to him before one of the big republican debates in september or so. and it was like maybe three or four hours before the debate. i said shouldn't you be prepping? he goes, no, no, no. look what happened to mitt romney. he came out. yeah, i mean, this is obviously a very different style. hillary clinton is a preparation junkie. it's been how she's conducted herself throughout her whole life. obviously it's a different set of styles. we'll see who is served better by this. >> it was overheard that hillary clinton said she has been reminded by advisors and friends that there will be 100 million people watching these debates.
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will be paying attention to the campaign for the first time. so don't assume they have followed anything. do you think there's some truth to that? >> i think there is truth to that. these are going to be probably the biggest debates ever in history as far as rates go. there's going to be a lot of interest coming in. if you believe the maxim that many many voters don't tune in until after labor day, this is going to be the first encounter they have with this campaign donald trump always has something to say on twitter. not a surprise. now a supporter's tweet is creating outrage. it shows an image of hillary clinton in black face at a time when trump is reaching out to minority groups. only 7% of voters with a favorable opinion of trump are hispanic and only 2% are black. major garrett joins us now with the latest. >> donald trump has called
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clinton has said trump peddles racist ideas. now, top african-american advisor to trump is apologizing for posting a racially offensive cartoon of clinton on twitter, in all likelihood undercutting trump's efforts to seek african-american support. >> i know donald trump. he does not look down on anybody. he is not a racist at all. >> in atlanta last night, supporters defended donald trump. just hours pastor mark burns posted this tweet depict hillary clinton in black face alpha delta pnd accu pandering to african-american voters. >> it is not racist to be proud to be an american. >> burns, a frequent warmup act for trump, at first said he did no wrong. >> the picture is designed to draw attention to the very fact
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to black people. >> later burns deleted the tweet, apologizing for the imagery. >> i regret the offensiveness of the black face. >> but not the message. >> i still stand by what the image represents, but i should have used better judgment. >> the firestorm heightens the presidential conversation around race relations. >> hillary clinton is a bigot. >> these are racist ideas. >> klu klux klan values, david values. >> also monday former kkk grand wizard and now u.s. senate candidate david duke released a campaign robocall that linked himself to trump. >> we're losing our country. it's time to stand up and vote for donald trump for president and vote for me david duke to senate. >> we don't want the support of people who think like david duke.
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condemned the robocalls. as for pastor burns and trump, the two will be together this week in detroit attending a church service and doing an interview with an african-american christian network. millions in the east are bracing for the threat of severe storms this weekend. trap depression tropical storm warnings are in place along the north carolina coast. and tropical depression nine is churning in the gulf. later this week and could push up the atlantic coast. people in tampa are already filling up sandbags. some areas in the state could see up to 10 inches of rain. >> meanwhile in the pacific two powerful hurricanes threaten hawaii. madelin is now a category four hurricane. hurricane warnings are in place on hawaii's big island.
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a category three sterorm. it's unclear if the weather will impact president obama's visit to hawaii tomorrow. after a day of dangerous weather in colorado, powerful downpours triggered flash flooding yesterday and colorado springs emergency crews rescued a child and three others from a car when rising water left them stranded. two inches of rain pounded the area and heavy equipment was brought in to clean up large amounts of hail. >> an airliner made an erg landing after a passenger apparently wanted to get off the plane mid flight. the man reportedly tried to open a door in the back of the aircraft yesterday. the alaska airlines flight had left jfk airport in new york bound for seattle. it was forced to land at minneapolis/st. paul. kris van cleave shows us what other passengers are saying about the scare. >> this had to be unnerving for the other 180 passengers heading to seattle monday.
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this guy decided he didn't want to fly only after takeoff. this male passenger is let off alaska airlines flight 7 by police in handcuffs. >> i think he got a little freaked out and wanted off the plane. >> this woman said she was initially seated next to the man. >> he said he needed to get off the plane. >> alaska airlines said they received reports this passenger attempted to access a door at the rear of the aircraft what he apparently didn't know opening an exit door in flight would be physically impossible. the crew notified air traffic control. they had to divert. >> dropping off one of our passengers early. if we could work it out to come greet in customer having a difficult time playing well with others. >> the flight attendants sort of surrounded him. >> this flight tracker shows how the boeing 737 made a tip over
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minneapolis. >> you knew it was something other than medic related. >> the minneapolis/st. paul airport determined the man was a danger to himself. he was taken to a local hospital. some 6,500 refugees are safe in italy this morning after a day of dramatic rescues. the italian navy pulled the refugees from boats in the mediterranean sea off the coast of libya. it was one of the busie many of those rescued had graduated from the horn of africa. they included baby twins born in libya just five days ago. the u.s. reached a goal of accepting 10,000 syrian refugees this year. this was one of the families that arrived yesterday after nearly two years of vetting. only one-half of 1% are men
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risk. movie fans are remembering gene wilder who died sunday at age 83. he became a comedy icon with his performances in some of the world's funniest movies and his role in the classic. >> gene wilder was an actor who was able to merge his manic and gentle sides into an unforgettable and lovable on screen persona. bee behind a comic legacy of pure imagination. like his iconic willy wonka character, gene wilder was an actor, writer and director who loved to keep surprising his audience and himself. born jerome silverman in milwaukee, wisconsin, wilder discovered his life's passion at an early age. >> i always had that basic
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i could make people laugh. look at that. >> steady as a rock. >> yeah. but i shoot with this hand. >> wilder's comic persona found the perfect collaborator in director mel brooks. they subverted the western with blazing sad. les -- saddles. >> it's my creation! >> that film garnered them both an oscar nomination. but it was their first collaboration, the producers, that gave wilder his oscar nomination for best supporting actor. >> i'm wet. i'm wet. >> brooks offered his condolences on twitter. gene wilder, one of the truly great talents of our time, he blessed every film we did with his magic and he blessed me with our friendship.
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was comedian richard pryor. >> there was a chemistry that i didn't know was going to happen and he didn't know was going to happen, but it happened. >> the on screen chemical with comedian gilda radicner. according to a family member, wilder never lost his life-affirming personality. as he said in 2005, he lived life with no regrets. >> i'm very happy where i am. i don't want to change anything. >> according to his nephew, wilder decided to keep his alzheimer's diagnose private, not out of vanity, but to keep children who might recognize him as willy wonka from worrying. he says his uncle couldn't bear the idea of one less smile in the world.
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years karen. >> he's just one of those people you hoped would live forever. >> my father couldn't wait to show me the producers. >> the true king of timing. >> what a loss and what a man. that was wonderful. still to come here, are we scaring ourselves into panic? ahead what is behind recent chaos at two of the nation's busiest airports. and how to prevent crowds from the backpacks for the kids today. ............ stay cool and grab the sunscreen, summer is not over yet. u-v index of 8 today... and that will burn today without protection on your skin. highs about 5 degrees above normal today. ............ temps right now around the valley still in the 70s this morning. ............. heavy rain for the gulf coast states from texas to florida. .............
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new controversy in the case of former stanford swimmer, brock turner. >> ahead why turner is released early from jail and how it's reignited the debt bait for
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taylor swift did the mtv music awards to attend jury duty in tennessee. please stop calling us your squad. >> this is good for her, but it wasn't so easy for her to get out of jury duty t >> pop stars are just like us. >> yes, they are. all right. welcome back to cbs "this morning." coming up, former stanford swimmer brock turner could leave jail early this week after serving just about three months for sexual assault. the judge who sentenced him faces continued scrutiny for what many call a light punishment.
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encouraging words for the judge. plus the fbi warns state election officials nationwide to increase cyber security. this follows attacks on voter data in two states. we'll talk to a digital expert about concerns that foreign hackers want to tamper with election results. arizona, one of the states targeted in that hacking is where senator john mccain faces a primary challenge today. that tops this morning's headlines. the washington post says mccain is in the fight of his political life dmu part to donal mcskain seeking a sixth turn, his primary challenger received a late boost from a trump donor. if he wins, mccain would face a democatic challenger who is already using mccain's support of trump to drive up latino turnout. mccain turns 80 this week. the chicago tribune reports on august being the most violent month in the city in nearly two decades. more than 400 people were shot in chicago in august.
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homicides so far this year. more than 2,800 people were shot and there have been 487 killings. that's more homicides and shooting victims than new york city and los angeles combined. usa today reports on security concerns over a top general who had a so-called swinger lifestyle. experts are worrying general david hates private life was not spotted. he was fired after getting if i believes say his double life could have put him at risk for being blackmailed. business insider says a strong signal from space is prompting speculation by some that aliens could be trying to contact earth. we can only hope. the signal from the star -- >> you're hoping that? >> yeah, i'll give you my number. 949 light years away was reportedly detected last year by a radio telescope in russia. others are tuning in and it's worthy of studying, but it was
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caused by a natural event. >> have you seen the movie alien? >> come on. i'm ready for former stanford swimmer brock turner is expected to be released from jail on friday. he was sentenced to six months but he will be released three months early in a huge public outcry. they called the judge's punishment too john blackstone is at the jail in san jose to show us where the ju lenient that it has triggered
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week after week, demonstrators outside california's judicial commission have called for the remoll of the sentencing judge. ultra violent, an organization dedicated to fight sexism and generated more than a million clicks against the judge. under mounting pressure, he was reassigned last week to hear only civil cases. the judge is stepping down from doing criminal cases. is that enough? >> oh no. we are going to continue on with the recall. >> reporter: michelle dobber is the stanford law school professor spear heading the recall judge campaign backed by well-founded political action committees. >> this judge is just simply biassed. >> reporter: but the professor too has been attacked. some 40 california law school professors issued a letter, saying naked political pressure of this kind risks undermining the very foundation of dispassionate, independent
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those who signed the letter. >> reporter: it's a dangerous proposition to push them to be harsh. >> reporter: even the prosecute expressed concern in an e-mail obtained by cbs news, deputy d.a. wrote, your honor, i am really sorry for any negativity or personal attacks you are enduring. it's completely inappropriate. the lenient sentence giving turner for three counts of felony sexual assault bursted into national attention with the release of a powerful letter federal his still a victim. in court testimony, newly released, turner was asked why he was smiling when he was caught. governor jerry brown before
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>> john blackstone, thank you for that. senator harry reid is asking the fbi to investigate the widely nobody and may include the intent to falsify official election results, end quote. two apparent cyber breaches in june targeted voting data in arizona and illinois. fbi issued a warning increase security nationwide. discuss this, jowe have heard t clinton campaign allege that the dnc hack was done by russian intelligence. we've heard donald trump talk about the election perhaps being rigged in the event of a loss. obviously this is a concern. what sort of information are we talking about here? >> well, in this case, this is state election boards and a lot is voter registration
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maybe your social security number, it's not really secret stuff, but it's certainly to disturbing to think about it altogether in one package. this is not as shy tech a hack of the dnc hack where they were seeking information that was handed out, but it serves to muddy the water and make you feel that the people running your election at the local level are not fully on top of their game. >> the washington post reports that the fbi believes russians were actually behind this incident here. could the information and the voting systems be tampered with? >> you know, that step after that, they show that you can get in there and get access to basically download that registration information and take it away. can you change it? mess around with it when grow to vote and your name is not on the roll. is that because you forgot to reregister your address or did someone delete your entry? even though we don't see any vd of that happening, people looking at information and taking it with them. that another one of those kind of throw a bunch of dust in the air issues.
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both political parties have all this information, that's how they contact voters. you know, they reach back out, get them to the polls on the days. they send them mailing information, brochures, is there any evidence that hackers could change the results on election day? >> that is a whole -- once we get past this issue, then we talk about the voting machines that we talked about a few times which have their own set of vulnerabiliti vulnerabilities. i think you're adding uncertainty on to uncertainty, there's never been a case where we've shown that people are machines for an actual election or using the state election boards in order to change information, but the fact that two of them have already been shown to be vulnerable it shows you when you have state-run and the fbi again issued an alert
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potential vulnerability here? >> that's exactly it. when you think about things being run on the national level, you have at least one, you know, system of hardware and and i.t. practices to follow. some will do it better than others and then you have tons of officials who have log-in information, you know, e-mail, password, user names that could get compromised in other ways that they just click on the simple phishing e-mail which is about the lowest hack you can possibly do. >> thank you so much. good to see you. and new concerns about panic in crowded places in an era of heightened security ahead how to prevent crowds flu 'll be right .
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raise questions this morning about safety in the face of public panic. reports of a gunman created chaos sunday at los angeles international airport. similar report at jfk airport two weeks ago sent stampedes of people running for cover. we are at the airport about whether officials are prepared to keep crowds in line, don, good morning. >> reporter: yeah, good morning. the incident here at jfk shows that misinformation can lead to information and send people into a panic. with the u.s. tournament gearing up nearby, authorities there are hoping to stay organized enough to keep people from being a danger to themselves. >> run! >> reporter: hundreds of travelers inside los angeles international airport were sent running for safety sunday night. >> we have an emergency at the ticket counter. >> reporter: following reports of an alleged shooter. >> everybody was trampling down the runway. >> reporter: the scare caused
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flights. similar chaos erupted at new york's ken any airport two weeks earlier. >> heard shots and everybody just pushed their way in. edge. >> people are reacting because they understand the more quickly they react, they've h over and over again, their survival may depend on. it. so i think what you're seeing is reaction both to past news events, potential terror attacks, and kind of the natural human response of fight or it flight. >> reporter: the next big task, protecting thousands of spectators at the u.s. open. hundreds of federal and local police as well as private security officials have all been asienled to protect the tournament crowds.
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% good morning to our viewers in the west. it's tuesday august 30, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." more real news ahead including two judges who share much more than just a profession. he lives every saving gift. but first, here's today's eye opener at 8:00. >> a close friend of abedin's tell me this separation had been brewing for a while and the two had been living separate lives. >> what do you make of donald trump suggesting national security could be at risk? >> i don't personally see it. people will be watching this and think the democratic nominee's top aide is married to someone who, you know, does some pervy things on the internet.
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racially sensitive cartoon on twitter. >> this had to be unnerving for the passengers heading to seattle after this guy decided he didn't want to fly only after takeoff. >> gene wilder was able to merge his manic and gentle sides into an unforgettable and lovable persona. >> is there any evidence that hackers could change the results on election day? >> you have state-run elections and everyone has their own security practices which they may or may not keep up with properly. you have a lot of points of >> this is one of the photos that weiner sent. how is that the photo you went with? how did you look at that photo and go, yep, let's do it? i feel like i've seen that face somewhere before. [ laughter ] >> i'm norah o'donnell with josh eliot of streaming network cbsn
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hillary clinton's lead is shrinking. the weekly survey out this morning shows clinton six points ahead of donald trump 48-42. she led by eight points a week ago. >> clinton's long-time aide huma abedin says she is separating from her husband, former congressman anthony weiner, after another reported case of his sexting. now, his first sexting scandal forced him to resign from congress more than five years ago. the "new york post" published this photo yesterday that weiner reportedly sent to a sexting in his underwear with his toddler lying next to him in bed. nancy cordes has covered the clinton campaign since it began and rejoins us this morning. nancy, at this point, at this hour, how is the clinton campaign responding? >> well, hillary clinton herself has had no response at all. they view this as a personal matter. certainly there's a lot of sympathy for abedin and everything she's gone through not just the past couple days
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years. they are pushing back at this notion of donald trump that perhaps abedin may have shared classified information with her husband. they say there's no indication that she or any other top clinton aides gave information to their spouses. >> nancy, huma also is in the middle of clinton's e-mail troubles. what do you make of her future? >> well, i think as far as hillary clinton is concerned she can have any future that she wants. she's extremely close and loyal to the clintons. she has been at hillary clinton's side for 20 years. she ul headwinds if clinton tried for example to appoint her to a position that required congressional approval. there are many republicans in congress who are concerned about abedin's position when she was at the state department when she was getting paid at one point simultaneously by the state department, the clinton foundation and a consulting firm tied to the clintons. they say that while that was allowed that it blurred ethical lines when there really should have been a bright line between
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>> nancy, there is a front page story in "new york times" today about how hillary clinton and donald trump are preparing for the first debate on september 26th, with hillary clinton's campaign consulting psychologists about how to get under donald trump's skin. what else have we learned about debate prep? >> well, one thing we know is that they are trying to figure out who can best play donald trump in debate prep. he's a pretty unusual character. and ironically the person who might posy play a brash, outspoken, unpredictable new yorker, is anthony weiner. though i don't think he's going to be invited to any debate prep sessions any time soon. beyond that she's boning up on policy. we saw back in 2012 even president obama who should have had all this information at his fingertips suffered a little bit in the first debate because he didn't prepare enough. >> all right. nancy, thank you. well, donald trump is advertising tomorrow's immigration speech this morning.
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i said that i was going to build a great wall on the southern border. and much more. end quote. his campaign is targeting hillary clinton's immigration plans while his policy has become unclear. in an interview last night trump's campaign manager kellyanne conway refused to clear things up. >> he will talk about the 11 million as he said on a different network last week could be 30 million, could be 2 million, we don't know, but look, we don't know what actually happens when you enforce a law because nobody does in washington. they just n >> why can't anyone in the campaign answer whether he's still in favor of deportation or not. >> i've said many times. he hasn't talked about that in a very long time. >> so is he in favor or against it? >> he's not talked about that for a very long time. we'll have to wait until wednesday. >> you're not answering the question -- >> but here's the thing. you never have -- the reason you don't invite robbie mook on the show, hillary clinton's campaign manager, is because they don't talk about issues, they talk about us.
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kellyanne conway said hillary clinton's immigration plan would lead to total open borders. a trump campaign released an ad hitting her on the same issue. >> getting to stay collecting social security benefits, skipping the line. our border open, it's more of the same but worse. donald trump's america -- >> factcheck.org writes that the ad, quote, creates a misleading comparison saying that under hillary clinton illegal immigrants convicted of committing crimes get to stay. in fact,nt would deport violent criminals, terrorists and anyone who threatens our safety. well, facebook has taken down a fake news story in trending section days after removing cuban editors from that department. the false headline says fox news exposes traitor megyn kelly, kicks her out for backing hillary. the company announced friday it would no longer require people to write descriptions for trending topics. earlier this year facebook's
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was based against conservative issues. now, the company said it found no evidence of that but made the changes so employees would make fewer decisions about topics. >> humans still important. meanwhile, ahead, amazon's new reported experiment, set a trend for a different sort of approach to work/lifeeven hotten the backpacks for the kids today. ............ stay cool and grab the yet. u-v index of 8 today... and that will burn today without protection on your skin. highs about 5 degrees above normal today. ............ temps right now around the valley still in the 70s this morning. .............
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two judges share a connection much deeper than the bench. >> i have part of my best friend in me. and i feel like i can actually touch, you know, inside of me that keeps me alive. how are you doing? >> ahead, the unlikely match the legend inspiring and life saving organ donation.
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luck. blind, silly, absurd luck. and the dog lived to tell the tale. >> well, i thought it was like a bat mobile actually could jump up, but i guess there was a bump in the road and saved the dog's life. >> the driver went onto fight crime along with his trusty dog. that's coming next. as updates warrant, we'll have more on that lucky dog, essentially captured i might add. all right. in today's morning rou t lifelong bond. judge derek mosley needed a life saving kidney transplant when fellow judge joann eiring stepped forward. jericka duncan is inside the milwaukee courtroom with the inspiring friendship. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. in this courthouse are two judges with completely different backgrounds. one from the south side of chicago, the other from the suburbs of milwaukee.
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incredible friendship that started without any judgment. >> oh. >> oh. >> reporter: there were plenty of hugs here to greet 46-year-old judge derek mosley. >> it's good to be back. let's do some business. >> reporter: as he retook the bench. >> all rise. >> reporter: he has one person to thank, 58-year-old judge joann in me, i can feel, i can actually touch inside me that keeps me alive. >> reporter: in 2014 it became clear mosley's kidneys were failing. doctors diagnosed him with instage renal disease. >> i was on daily dialysis. >> reporter: what did the doctors tell you in terms of the likelihood of you getting a kidney soon? >> yeah, well, soon was five to six years. >> reporter: since 1991, the number of people waiting for
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number of donors is only up 117%. the need is especially great among african-americans who make up 13% of the population but account for more than a third of all patients waiting for kidneys. eiring didn't want her friend to wait, so she stepped up to see if she was a match. >> i would like to think that people would do whatever they can for their friends. and i don't feel like i'm a hero. this i up. >> reporter: turns out eiring, who is half mosley's size, had kidneys that were a perfect fit. a reminder that it's not about what's on the outside but on the inside. >> i had joked all along to the doctors, don't be fooled by my size, i have big feet, big bones, pretty sure i have big organs too. it was kind of a joke we all had. >> and it was a huge kidney. >> hands inside the moving
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transplanted that huge kidney last month. >> all right. go get em. >> reporter: it's already allowing mosley to spend more time with his two daughters and life, while deepening his friendship with his fellow judge. i'd go one step further, sounds like you're family. >> we're family, yeah. and i think that's people know we get caught up in the fact that some people don't associate with other people because of their race or what have you, but when it comes down to it inside we're all the same. one hear kidneys. the smore you interact with people that are different the more you learn and grow as a person. that's the diversity that makes us great. i just think people need to embrace that more. >> reporter: judge mosley says he expects judge eiring to keep a close eye on his diet while here at work because he said she wants to make sure he keeps her kidney -- well now his kidney, healthy. josh. >> seems fair.
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she is a hero. that's a beautiful, beautiful thing. >> i got to tell you there's no other city that deserves a story like this more than milwaukee. we just did a story on it a couple weeks ago a study out shows it is still america's most segregated city. >> milwaukee is? >> so when you see a story like this, there's hope. >> bonds. one kidney at a time. >> great story. ahead, amazon's new 30-hour workweek, good or pr move? that's next. we'll ask melody hobbs. lly hops. "cbs this morning" morning rounds sponsored by nexium, new, easy to swallow 24 hour tablets. . to experience... complete protection from frequent heartburn. nexium 24hr. the easy-to-swallow tablet is here. ? my brother and i have always been rivals.
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the latest experiment on amazon has nothing to do with the way your packages delivered. the company is rolling out a pilot program for a ou workweek. as we showed yesterday, only a handful of the online giants, more than 240,000 employees were will participate at first, but the program could have implications for workers far beyond amazon. cbs news financial contributor melody hobson joins us from chicago, good morning. >> good morning. >> so what type of employees would be available for this pilot program? >> so initially it's a few dozen. technical workers, interestingly in the hr department at amazon.
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they'll work a 30-hour week, 10:00 to 2:00 four days a week so they have 16 hours of overlap with their colleagues. >> now these employees will receive 75% of full-time pay, is it a cost-cutting measure? >> no. it does not look like a cost-cutting measure, one way to tell, they're going to receive full benefits. usually when people have part-time workers, they don't paz full benefits, they've also to the extent they want to transition to be a full-time worker, they can. again, suggesting this is not about cost. the ceo of amazon, his own work says it's about creating a diverse work environment as well as he recognized that a traditional work schedule may not be one size fits all. and to that point of diversity, maybe bringing in more women since reportedly 76% of their managerial positions are held by men, and women obviously make a huge percentage of their customer base. and maybe more flexibility when
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work there. >> melody, last time the new york times published a scathing piece, expose about the work culture at amazon. how much of this is perhaps a pr response to that? >> i'm not sure that's the case. now, it is well telegraphed that that story got underneath the skin of amazon's ceo, and you could tell bethe responses they sent out afterwards that it really bothered him. he said so, but i think this will have more about the fact that they need to attract the one additional issue right now that many people don't consider, which is that we're nearing full employment in the united states with a 5% unemployment rate. it is getting hard to find really qualified people, and then you're competing against other great companies. so they need to be innovative just like they are on all sorts of aspects of their business. >> amazon had a pretty big work force for a tech company, it's twice that of apple, four times
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and follow this lead? and the 30 hours too, lst also implications for the affordable care act, right? >> some people are ahead of them. the two big accounts firms offer 30-hour workweeks to salaried employees. i think we will see more and more companies follow, but one of my sources said, i reached out yesterday in seattle and they made it clear, this was another big company and hr representative. see a wholesale change and known for i it's striving culture, don't even think about it. we're not going to wake up one day and have a population that works 30 hours. it's not going to happen. in terms of the affordable care act, no effect, full benefits. >> fascinating to watch the impact. melody hobson, we appreciate the time today. >> thanks melody. we are here in studio 57, we're going to find out how his
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reach even younger students. that and a whole lot more. you're watching((kirsten joyce) the second day of school is underway ... we've got some new numbers from the district about their teacher vacancies. they currently have 319 positions up for grabs.. longterm substitutes will be filling in as needed. they already have 18- thousand 300 licensed teachers on the payroll ... and are working to hire more./// ((kirsten joyce)) shortage... the district also faces another issue- overcrowding. for example.. william v. wright elementary should have just 800 students enrolled this year, but the numbers are nearly double.. 13-hundred students. many of them were put inside 28 portable classrooms. they're the only school in clark county that has that many: ((ccsd supt. pat skorkowsky: we know that a portable is not the ideal situation the goal is to get rid of every portable, we have new campuses at the elementary level that are springing up all over town, we have additions on some of our older schools where we don't have enough land to build a new
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((kirsten joyce)) >> currently, there is no plan on the table to relieve the dozens of schools with portables. district leaders say it's difficult to keep up with the continual increase in student enrollment./// now we want to get a check on your commute
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oh, look at this beautiful sunrise over new york this morning. spectacular time lapse view. for all of you to enjoy. we want you to share your sunrise shots with us on instagram, #sunrisethismoin and we'll repost them. >> yeah. beautiful shot. >> time lapse that. >> yeah. >> that was not alien communication from beyond. >> phase two. welcome back to cbs "this morning." more sunshine from this guy over here. coming up on this half hour, online leaders is in our toyota green room. his educational videos have levelled the playing field for millions of students, now khan academy is trying to reach the
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wolfe returns to non-fiction thankfully so. his new book takes on the theories of charles darwin. ahead, why he says language, not evolution, is the key to achievement. >> that's a fat book he's got there. well, right now it is time to show you some of the this morning's headlines from around the globe. bloomberg reports a massachusetts considering changing time people extra daylight. study will look at moving the state to the atlantic time zone. the zone covers eastern canada and the caribbean which do not change in spring and summer. november through march, the sun would set an hour later in massachusetts. now the idea came from a resident who worried the state is losing college students to sunnier states. new york magazine says mark zuckerberg gave pope francis a replica of a drone during the visit to a vatican.
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sols sol solar-powered drone that will provide internet access to places without coverage. the pope spoke with the 32-year-old tech billionaire and his wife, dr. pri sill la khan about global technology. zuckerberg talked afterwards. >> the internet is really important for a lot of people beyond just staying connected. beyond knowing what's going on with friends and family. if you live in a place where there's not a good school, the internet is a best bet for getting education information. or if you live in you don't have access to a good doctor and, you know, you want to the know if your child is sick, something like that, then the internet is one of your best tools to be able to do that. >> zuckerberg said connecting people to the internet can help fight poverty. and new york times reports
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crushing injuries to her internal organ that would have killed her. the rescue of two workers trapped under a bridge. they were stuck inside a caged pod at the end of a boon after their truck tipped over yesterday. they were rescued by a second both are okay. fortune reports that nordstrom and jay crew are expanding their partnership. nordstrom will offer j. crew women's clothing starting next month. the upscale department stores could give j. crew the sales boost they need. nordstrom carries j. crew's made well brand. and the wisconsin state journal says the state's madison campus is once again the nation's top party school. the runner-up on the list,
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is west virginia, it followed by the champagne campus at the university of illinois. two pennsylvania schools, lee high and bucknell. none of the students are up to hear this information. >> you can bet on that, huh? and britain's guardian says a vee lan can who allegedly tried to delay his exams went straight to the top. saying he hacked the web page of the nation's president. he's accused of using the site to demand t tests and charged with computer crimes that carry a three-year prison term and a $2,000 fine. what a way to get out of a test. online education pioneer saul khan is expanding the reach of his ep empire.
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it's in our mission statement, a free world class education for anyone, anywhere. >> now khan academy wants to reach the youngest students yet, preschoolers. saul khan returns here to studio 57, great to have you here. >> great to be here. >> so preschoolers now, with what? new mobile epas? >> super exciting. there's a group called duck, duck moose that my children grew up on their apps. they have 21s. arguably the best apps out there and they came to khan academy and offered to donate to the not for profit. we're able to take the 21 apps if you have students ages between two and six or seven years old, everything from kind of creative play to reading, writing, arithmetic, and the collective app for about $50 something before, now they're all free. people can download them on android and iphones first. >> i want to pause on this, saul
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duck moose, my kids have used the same thing. wanted to be acquired by the biggest tech companies, no, we're going to hand it to you for free. >> yes. this is unbelievable. >> burr rig the leaves here. >> this doesn't typically happen. they came to us and they had other possibilities, but it turns out that the founders of this company, it's a husband and wife, and they started very similar to me. they started making these things for their family and they decided they would rather their legacy being being free to the world, and eventually internationalize them. >> so, we've had experts here, several of them in the last just few weeks come to discuss the potential pitfalls of screen time for young children. particularly two and three-year-olds. how do you reconcile the use of screen, social media for teens and your mission?
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full answer of the right amount of screen time, et cetera. what i tend to do for my own children and my youngest is almost two right now is i care more about what he gets to do versus what he doesn't get to do. so if he spends a good amount of time playing with his siblings, going outside, playing with blocks, doing tactile things, if he spends half hour or day or so on a tablet, and i see my oldest learned his alphabet and numbers threw duck, duck moose apps. so i think there's a nice >> why now? what was the inspiration? >> you know, i think it's just a lot of folks in education have been thinking about what to do in early learns. it's part of our mission for anyone anywhere. we've always wanted to do it. and it was just this great connection with this duck, duck moose team which has always made the best apps out there, and for them to say they want to make them free and to make them part of a not for profit effort. what a better time. >> saul, a couple of years ago,
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khan lab school, my two are very interested, no summer break, no grades, more active for the kids in picking their own subjects, how would you rate the progress then as good old fashion brick and mortar. >> it's been a great experiment. and, you know, we started it to show that khan academy and things like that, we didn't they purely online is how education should be. it should be a mixture of the two. the school, it's mixed age, t work at their own pace. if they need to spend time on more basic subjects, they can remediate there. if they wanted to race ahead, they can. they can work on project ts, and it's incredible. cousins, they're progressing faster than we expected. we measure how fast they're learning. >> you require standardized test, three times a year. >> duo. there are no traditional grades, but three times a year we do benchmark the students, but the conversation around the
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and so teacher gets penalized or you're smart or you're not. it's much more, we share the results with the students and this is where you are. this is where you thought you were going to be. let's talk about it. and usually, we literal will have saechb or eight-year-old saying, i think i could have worked a little bit harder or wow, that really paid off and i focussed more the last few months. i can see them in my results and we realized that no test is perfect, and it's a small dimension. >> it's like a benck. rather than a test you're supposed to meet. it's a benchmark of where you can improve. i want to get your take on homework. we did the story about the teacher in texas who's, you know, story has been shared, you know, hundreds of thousands of times on facebook. if not millions now. about no homework. about saying, no homework for younger kids. what's your take on that? >> yeah, i've written a lot about this, and it's a thing where some people like homework, less homework, and the there's no correlation between the
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whether you're able to have dinner with your family and full night of sleep. any time that homework or anything else competes with those things, it's a negative. obviously the more time you can learn, the better. you should have dinner with your family. >> you think there's good research? that homework correlates with success? >> between the quantity of homework, and that's because we know, there's different types of homework. you can memorizing words or something that's actually more valuable, but, they do know that -- or we know that not having dinner with your family or not getting full night's sleep and to some degree common sense is correlated with some optimal outcome. >> khan has just become the most popular man among kids. >> i know. learning, learning is good. but sleep. >> two little girls who are in. >> thank you, best of luck to you. >> and the names of some of the apps they can find them.
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>> okay, thank you. all right. one of our most celebrated writers says charles darwin got it wrong. >> darwin theory of evolution is another myth. >> right ahead, tom wolfe tells jeff whaeven hotter, so lots ofn the backpacks for the kids today. ............ stay cool and grab the sunsen u-v index of 8 today... and that will burn today without protection on your skin. highs about 5 degrees above normal today. ............ temps right now around the valley still in the 70s this morning. ............. heavy rain for the gulf coast states from texas to florida. ............. temps will spenda nother couple of days in the 100s then cooler 90s for labor day weekend.
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journalism. an industry his first offended more than 50 years ago. he stalks his neighborhood like an immaculate white percent cat. >> doesn't matter what year it is, 1981 with 60 minutes. 2006 with sunday morning. >> don't miss out on the big apple button. >> reporter: this summer, you'll
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and irritating someone who thinks they're too smart, too rich, or too important. >> i wondered if tom wolfe's famous feistiness may have subsided a little bit over the years. it hasn't. >> well, i just try to bring truth. >> reporter: latest book, wolfe argues speech, not evolution is responsible for humanities highest achievements. he scours the man who introduced evolution to the masses, charles linguist. >> darwin is another myth, and it's noted as saying human beings evolved from animals because their creatures of totally different powers. if you have the power of speech, that's also the p.o.ower of mem. >> reporter: it is bold and dangerous to see that darwinism and evolution is a myth. >> i think a lot of people don't agree with me.
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the problem with evolution is knolls. including his most famous, bonfire of the vanities. so it was journalism to start, novel at the age of 57. >> right. >> reporter: and now it's back a bit to what you started with. >> exactly. i started working on newspapers as soon as i left school, writer's school actually. i assumed when i first started working for newspapers, well, i'd be a novelist one day, but i no interest in being a novelist, non-fiction research, i got a little carried away.
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but i'm quite at homecoming back to be non-fiction. and the kingdom of speech. >> reporter: at 85, it seems wolfe only concession to time is the shirt, polo, collar up, on stin ed city of ties and tall collars. the white suit remains as does the passion to provoke. is it the last book? >> to be honest, i have only five more planned. one is coming political corruptness. ic it is the funniest subject in a long, long, long time. >> he has been taking on political correctness for decades now. yes, the book is out today and five more planned. >> and perhaps will be a response to i imagine the reaction to this book to be natural selection and speech are not mutually exclusive ideas. >> right, i think you have to read this less as a scientific
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theater an for the language and his bold language. and that's helpful. >> aside from the book, he's a fine dresser, isn't he? >> always has been. but he said again, he abandoned the tie and theal collar and goes with a polo now. >> welcome back, welcome back. thank you, jack. up ahead, soccer team shows it's a champion of compassion. stay with us, there's a display of sportsmanship you won't want
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beautiful display of sportsmanship here at the under 12 junior soccer world challenge. young japanese team in tears after losing to the power house squad in barcelona. look that the, the winners consoling deeply the losers. >> it's tough to lose. >> you feel it.
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>> it's gorgeous. >> thank you. >> all right. that does it for us.
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((kirsten joyce)) nevada congressman cresent hardy is recovering this morning ... after suffering a heart attack. his team released a statement... calling the medical episode a "minor heart attack" and stated that hardy underwent a "routine medical procedure." they say 59- year- old hardy is expected to return to a full schedule later this week ... hardy is up for re-election in november. he's in a tightly contee against the democratic nominee, state senator ruben kihuen./// ((kirsten joyce)) a two- time olympian from henderson getting another gold this week.. a golden key to the city, that is! green valley grad connor fields will be honored tonight at the whitney mesa bmx track near russell and whitney ranch. the 23- year- old won a gold medal in rio for bmx .. he's the first american to win first place in the sport's history... and only the second southern nevadan to win an individual olympic gold medal. again -- the event gets underway at 6 o'clock tonight...
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there early. /// ((kirsten joyce)) and another local olympian got a homecoming worth a gold medal. team usa swimmer cody miller received the key to the strip yesterday and had the day named in his honor. he met with fans and other swimmers at the desert breeze aquatic facility .. where he spent years training: (( cody miller, two time olympic medal winner: it was awesome just to be a part of that relay it being michael's last race and all it was amazing i couldn't be happier to be a part of that relay i grew up watching michael racing in the olympics from this pool swimming... we set an olympic record and it was astounding it was om never forget. )) ((kirsten joyce)) >> the palo verde grad won bronze in the 100 meter breast stroke and gold in the 4- by- 100 medley relay.. with michael phelps anchoring the team. he began swimming at 8 years old to overcome a medical condition that can impair heart and lung function.///
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for the kids today. ............ temps right now around the valley back into the warm 80s this morning.... and climbing to the 90s before noon. the heat will build quickly today and 100s arriving early afternoon. ............. temps will spend another couple
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