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? ? ?po captioning sponsored by cbs >> pelley: down the home stretch. with a week to go, the race tightens, and the candidates start their closing arguments. >> are we going forward together, or are we going to be pulled backwards? >> we must win on november 8.e we must win. ( cheers and applause ) >> pelley: also gh battle here in ohio, fought by an army of door knockers, robocallers, and relentless tv ads. >> reporter: if you get up at 7:00 a.m., by what time have you heard your first ad? >> probably, like 7:03. >> reporter: 7:03? >> yeah, yeah. >> pelley: police video captures the deadly end to a manhunt in oklahoma. and, the birth place of rock is on a roll. >> yay! >> go, indians! r
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this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley, reporting tonight from cleveland, ohio. >> pelley: this is the state where the past and future of the american presidency meet, birth place of seven presidents, graveyard of more than a fewor presidential dreams. no republican has won without ohio since lincoln, and thenc polls show tonight republican democrat hillary clinton. both have visited ohio more than any other battleground, and they've poured $32 million into advertising here. that's four bucks for every registered buckeye. here's mark strassmann. >> we'll make america great again. >> reporter: in the courtship of ohio... >> helping children has been a cause of her life. >> reporter: ...many voters want a restraining order.
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clinton runs on local television every three minutes. >> overwhelming with ads, overwhelming with calls, overwhelming with nonstop political stuff. >> reporter: linda merriam is a. registered independent. betty drake is a conservative democrat. if you get up at 7:00 a.m., by what time you have heard your first ad? >> probably, like, 7:03.babl >> reporter: 7:03? that soon? >> yeah, that soon. >> i'm donald trump. >> i'm hillary clinton. li presidential campaigns have spent more than $32 million on television ads in ohio. ( knocking ) and many ohioans have stopped answering the door and the phone. you get calls all day long fromo numbers you don't recognize. >> right, yup. >> reporter: these are robocalls? >> robocalls, yes. >> reporter: and then right on cue-- ( phone rings ) okay, so what do you think that phone call was?
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blitz work? >> no. >> reporter: professor justin buchler teaches political science at case-western reserve university.ter: >> when you have as many ads ast voters in ohio see, the marginal benefit of every additional ad is basically nothing.as >> reporter: drake will vote for trump. merriam is undecided. nothing anybody has said has changed your mind one bit? >> no. >> reporter: that's a lot of nois it's a lot of noise for nothingh >> i look at my african americans... >> in hillary clinton's america... >> reporter: noise that no one here can muffle until next >> tuesday. muf mark strassmann, cbs news, cleveland. >> pelley: and there is some evidence that ads do drive voters to polls. four years ago, the turnout in battleground states was seven points higher than the rest of the country. the real clear politics average of major national polls shows clinton's lead is shrinking
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weeks ago, to two points now. so with one week to go, let's bring in our campaign correspondents, nancy cordes and major garrett. first, let's go to nancy.o how is clinton responding to these polls? >> reporter: scott, she herself has not said anything about them, but her aides insisted to us that this is what they've always predicted, that the raced would tighten at the end. in fact, they've even begun airing ads in a couple of states that should be pretty safe fore democrats, like new mexico and michigan. ke they say it's not a sign that they're getting nervous; it'sgeg simply a sign that they've amassed a pretty big war chest and this is their last chance ta spend it. >> pelley: and, nancy, what do. we know today about the f.b.i. email investigation? >> reporter: well, we know that f.b.i. agents at quantico in virginia have begun beg electronically sifting through the hundreds of thousands of emails that they say are on anthony weiner's laptop. they believe that the number of emails belonging to huma abedin
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they've actually built a pretty sophisticated software program to weed through them, using keywords like "classified" toor try to condense the emails to those that they believe could be relevant to the clinton investigation, weed out duplicates that they've already, read before. a process they say could takeces days before they even begin actually reading the emails, scott. >> pelley: they're trying to figure out whether there's any classified information that passed on hillary clinton's pre pr major garrett, trump is making hay out of clinton's problems, but the f.b.i. is looking intohf his world as well. >> reporter: that's right, scott. the big topic is russia. the f.b.i. spent many months this summer looking into possible connections between donald trump, those in his political inner circle, or his businesses, with the russian government or russian oligarchs. in the end, the f.b.i. found some smoke, but not much fire.un there are also reports that
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preliminary f.b.i. investigation. but he assures me, scott, there is no f.b.i. investigation. one thing the f.b.i. did f conclude is, the russian government is more interested in disrupting the democratic process here in america, than in aiding trump.ic >> pelley: and how's the campaign seeing this final week of the race? >> reporter: well, scott, to answer that question, you have to understand the trump campaign models differently than anyone else. they see five or six points that other pollsters do not see.ot where do tfi low-propensity voters, voters who haven't showed up before. they believe there are two or three points there, that these people are going to surge to the polls unexpectedly. they also expect republicans to come home in the final days, one or two points there, and then maybe one point of psychological people associated with trump bun finally convinced he's going to win. that's why they believe, inince battleground states and new states they're putting on map, they can win this race. >> pelley: we'll see a week from today. major garrett, nancy cordes, thanks very much.
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balance in battleground states, especially in florida and here in ohio, if they turn out for clinton as strongly as they did for president obama. in a story for "60 minutes," we spoke with voters on the east side of cleveland, many of whomv worship at the olivet institutional baptist church, which is led by pastor jawanza colvin. >> i think what's going to happen is that people are going to have to vote-- vote with passion and with purpose. because this election is not every election is important.fi this election is existential. when you look at what's happening around the country, the rhetoric, the kind of loss of civility. you won't vote, you're undecided or you will be voting?nd >> yeah, i'm going to vote. >> pelley: in the neighborhoodsr reverend colvin is getting out the vote, and lisa tolbert promised she'll be counted. >> we have to have a president, we have to have a president. these are the two choices we have. >> pelley: my wife says, if you
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that's right, that's right.ig that's right. >> pelley: when african americans vote in large numbers in ohio, ohio votes democratic. >> yes. >> pelley: and when they don't come to the polls, ohio votes republican. >> yes. >> pelley: what's going to happen? >> i'm going to pray that they come to the polls. i'm going to-- >> pelley: but you're not feeling that groundswell?u' >> i'm not hearing it. >> pelley: when you look into this congregation, the sunday before election day, what arere you going to tell them? >> i'm going to say, "when you go to the polls, remember who you're taking with you.th first, i want to think about the past-- we're taking medgar evers with us; we're taking freedom summer with us.ak but not only are we taking the past, but we are also taking future-- you're taking your kids, your grandkids, and kidsi unborn. >> pelley: hillary clinton is also concerned that voters might change their minds in the last
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here's michelle miller. >> reporter: at price hill chili restaurant in hamilton county this morning, they served up hot coffee, scrambled eggs and a side of politics. >> i'm standing by hillary. >> i'm really rooting trump this year. >> reporter: the f.b.i.'s decision to reopen hillary clinton's email investigation doesn't seem to be changing many minds. are people pretty much just dug in? >> i think they are pretty much set at this point. >> reporter: the controversy isn't a big deal for 60-year-old kim chappelle, a lifelong republican who is voting for clinton. isn't this a new round of emails? >> it is. but from the previous, all the previous email incidents, nothing ever became of it, so i'm figuring nothing is becoming of this. >> reporter: 75-year-old david stanger says the f.b.i. review confirms he's making the right choice with donald trump. >> the fact that they opened up
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there's more things that she's done, that we don't know about. >> reporter: neighbors are displaying their support with political yard signs. james gillespie, a democrat who campaigned twice for obama, is switching parties this year. >> a lot of the corruption that i saw in hillary clinton is coming out in the news right now, and it's a big part of why i'm not willing to support her. >> reporter: back at the restaurant, kim chappelle thinks trump is unelectable. >> i couldon vote for donald trump. i just couldn't do it. >> reporter: early voting began here in ohio nearly three weeks ago, scott. ne so even before the controversy broke on friday, more than aon million ballots had already been cast, statewide. >> pelley: michelle, thanks ver. much.ks of course, both candidates would like to change the subject to the economy. chip reid spoke to small business owners for our series,
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>> reporter: so what are you making here? >> i am making peanut butter buckeyes.g >> reporter: buckeyes.ut >> yes. >> reporter: fall is candy season and it's when talk in donna mcnemar's candy shop, coco beans in sandusky county, ohio, turns to politics. sandusky is a swing county. president obama won it twice,en but so did george w. bush. and who would you like to see win this election?wi >> i would like to see donald trump win this election. >> reporter: mcnemar says she especially likes his plans for the economy. >>n grow, would you not need somebody that knows business? >> reporter: she prefers trump'p current plan on the minimum wage. he wants the states to decide. clinton supports a minimum asde high as $15 an hour. >> if we're forced to pay $15 for minimum wage, guess who's going to work more hours? me.to because i'm going to have to lay off employees.o i can't-- you know, we can't handle that kind of increase. >> reporter: she also favors trump's tax plan with across- a the-board cuts, the biggest for the wealthiest.
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on the rich. >> i understand that they'rehe wealthy and they make a lot of money, but i also understand that they worked really hard for that money, and if they have to pay more taxes, it has to go somewhere. it's going to come down to me. >> reporter: across the county, in bellevue, ohio, richard stegman has a very different view. you're a big fan of hillary clinton? >> oh, gosh, yes. >> reporter: stegman owns the victorian tudor inn. >> all right, ladies, here we go. >> reporter: a b & b he bought right before the recession. >> i was thios to actually losing everything. >> reporter: he credits the president's policy with turning the economy around and thinkst's clinton would stay the course. on the economic front, what do you like most about hillary clinton? >> well, i think it all goes under the umbrella of her experience.ae >> reporter: what about minimum wage, where do you stand on that? >> i personally, for the last several years, have been paying my staffs anywhere from $14 to $15 an hour. you know, that's smart business. >> reporter: that's well above the minimum wage.
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people. >> reporter: and he prefers clinton's tax policies to trump's. >> her tax proposal benefits a wide variety of people, and that's what we need. we don't need a tax policy that really benefits just a smallolic segment. i think hers is very broad. >> reporter: you think she'll help the middle class more thanl donald trump? >> oh, oh, oh, clearly, yes. >> reporter: two small business owners on opposite sides, in a county that could determine which way this battlegroundde state swings. chip reid, n county, ohio. >> pelley: and it will be determined, a week from tonight. cbs news election night coverage will begin next tuesday at 7:00 eastern time. today, the oklahoma highway patrol released video of the deadly end to a week-long manhunt. the suspect, michael vance, was wanted for a series of shootings, and he did not go down without a fight.
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>> reporter: dash-cam video shows an oklahoma state trooper driving and firing his assault rifle as he chased murder suspect michael vance sunday night. a police helicopter captured the chase from above, showing him barreling through a checkpoint during the rolling gunbattle. at one point, vance, who police say was armed with an ak-47, got out of his truck, using it as a shield as he kept shooting. troopers fired back. eventually, he was struck and ll vance had been on the run for more than a week, after police say he killed two relatives, shot and injured two officers, and taunted authorities with a facebook video. >> what's up, y'all? letting you all know, look, this is real. see? that's a gun. that's the real deal.al >> reporter: police got a break sunday when someone spotted vance camping out in ruralou western oklahoma. w he opened fire on a sheriff who tried to pull him over,tr launching the chase. ( gunfire )ir
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sh shoulder and elbow. he will survive. scott, police believe vance, who was recently charged with child sex abuse, was out to seek revenge. >> pelley: manuel bojorquez for us tonight. manuel, thank you. coming up next on the "cbs evening news," a pipeline blasta could mean higher gasoline prices. and later, a city making ay comeback, when the "cbs evening news" continues from cleveland. . roller derby. ? now give up half of 'em. do i have to? this is a tough financial choice we could face when we retire. but, if we start saving even just 1% more of our annual income... we could keep doing all the things we love. prudential. bring your challenges.
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likely going up after a major pipeline in alabama exploded yesterday. one person was killed, five were injured. the pipeline supplies the east coast, all the way up to new jersey. today, gasoline futures spiked more than 15%.pi here's david begnaud. >> reporter: the fire is still burning, but it's decreasing in size. >> oh, my god, it was growing so fast. >> reporter: the explosion
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more than 70 miles. the flames sparked wildfires. bill bury is a spokesman for colonial pipeline. >> this is a tragic accident. we had a contractor out there that we've used for many years, excavating over the top of a pipeline. this contractor has done this many, many times before. >> reporter: that contractor struck the pipeline with ara trackhoe, igniting the gasoline. at the time of the blast, the contractor was completing a permanent repair on a leak that had happened two months ago. that leak sparked gas shortages, and long lines in five southern states, as prices spiked. following yesterday's explosion: >> markets were just through the roofs, and you could tell that there was a sense of panic. >> reporter: patrick dehaan is senior petroleum analyst at gasbuddy.com.. >> prices may go up slightly in the days ahead. more importantly, for the time being, there should not be widespread impact to gas supply, but that remains a threat we'llt keep monitoring. >> reporter: we have not seen a
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scott, colonial says that pipeline where the explosion happened is going to remain off for the rest of the week, but if it goes longer than that, many analysts believe that could be what fuels a spike in prices.e >> pelley: david begnaud, thanks. still ahead, a rare look inside the white house living quarters. i thought my bladder leakage meant my social life was over. wearing depend underwear has allowed me to fully engage in my life and i'm meeting people.
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tonight, or maybe, tomorrow night. but even if they lose, don dahler tells us, this city is on a winning streak. >> go, indians! >> wooo! >> reporter: cleveland fans have adopted a new nickname for their oft-maligned hometown: believeland. but it wasn't always so. announcer tom hamilton is the voice of the indians.it sum up the past five decades for sports fans here? >> a lot of frustration, don.iv a lot of broken hearts and a lot of championships that seemed to be lost in almost historical a fashion. >> reporter: with the indians possibly on the verge of the city's second championship in a year, cleveland seems to have put its painful past behind it. but this resurrection hasn't just happened in the realm of sports. not so long ago, this city was down for the count. in the mid-1970s, cleveland became the first major city to default on its financial obligations since the greatnc depression, and became the
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richey piiparinen teaches population dynamics at cleveland state university. >> we rose with industry and wei died with industry, psychically. we lost our identity. >> reporter: to save itself, the city was reborn as a world-class center of medicine. downtown now beckons with clean streets, stores, and restaurants. there's still a tough struggle ahead, but as when its basketball team was down 3-1 in the finals, or its baseball to even reach the world series yet again-- the city of cleveland looked into the abyss and staged the ultimate comeback. don dahler, cbs news, cleveland. >> pelley: and that's the "cbs evening news" for tonight. for our team here in cleveland and for all of us all around the
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and the mothers that were there, puzzled and amazed.)) what parents are doing to try and keep the school running like business as usual. ((dave courvoisier)) rent prices are on the rise. how much it will cost if you aren't ready to buy... and why having a foreclosure in your past might not be a deal breaker. ((denise valdez)) celebrating a huge milestone. ((when you walk in the door here you can feel the history) stops... to wish the el cortez a happy 75-th birthday./// ((tedd florendo)) >> wind advisories have been issued once again. how long will they last and more on the november warm up...coming up in your weathernow forecast..///
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takeover or a partnership with an out of state institution. ((dave courvoisier)) >> 8 news now reporter karen castro spoke to parents who are desperately trying to stop the changes... in tonight's top story. ((karen castro)) parents at agassi prep academy stood outside the campus petitioning other moms and dads to join in their fight to stop major changes at the school. so far they've collected more than 6-hundred signatures. ((janet hill - parent: let's fight to-- you know, fight to the end and make a difference.)) ((karen cao parents coming together to prevent a partnership or a takeover at the charter school. families were first informed democracy prep may be stepping in. ((janet hill - parent: we have a code of respect at agassi. democracy prep is discipline.)) ((karen castro)) according to their website, the democracy prep model is built on a practice called "no excuses". it includes 10 hour school days, 6 days a week... no religious holiday's off.... and silent hallways during passing periods and lunch. ((janet hill - parent: you can't have a great foundation of education but then

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