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. ♪ it's tuesday. november 17th, 2015. this is the ""cbs morning news." "on the trail of terror, the suspected mastermind of the paris attacks is identified while isis threatens a new attack in washington, d.c. dangerous weather is in store for millions as severe storms sweep across the plains and snow piles up in the rockies. hundreds of demonstrators block a minneapolis highway, protesting a shootinging of a black machine by police. a fire fighter severely
suspected terrorists, one is described as the mastermind. the other supplied logistical support. isis warned? a video released yesterday that it planned to strike in washington, d.c. overnight, france watched another launch of airstrikes in syria. jonathan bigliotti is in washington. >> reporter: they will work to devise a defense plan against isis. kerry's arrival comes one day after the president, president obama addressed the g-20 summit saying how important it is now for the world to stand together to counteract isis. with the u.s. embassy if paris lit up in the colors of the french flag, secretary of state john kerry pledged to stand by france and honor the lives of dozens of victims killed if last week's terrorist attacks.
>> we don't have the power to bring them back. so we must do instead what is within our power. and that begins with the sense of fierce solidarity among good and decent people everywhere. >> kerry's visit comes as france intensified attacks against isis militants responsible for the carnage. overnight the french military reportedly dropped more than a dozen bombs on the group in syria, destroying a command and training center in the city of raqqa. france has urged the u.s. to join a coalition along with russia. despite russia's loyalty to syrian president bashar al-assad. >> i think it would be difficult to convince the russians to abandon assad and harder to convince the assad government to come together. >> reporter: authorities across europe have conducted 150 raids as they search for spktsz
connected to terrorist attacks. among them, 26-year-old abdeslam salah. the alleged mastermind behind the operation abdelhamid abaaoud is believed to be in syria. president hollande is now this morning calling for an amy to the constitution t. move will now allow police to carry out more raids without needing warrants and, marie, already we are being told by french officials an additional 129 raids were carried out overnight. at this point it's unclear how many arrests were made. >> thank you so much, jonathan. well, before he left turkey, president obama spoke about the fight against isis and defended his battle plan that does not include ground troops. >> every few months i go to walter reed and i see a 25-year-old kid who's paralyzed
or has lost his limbs and some of those are people i've ordered into battle and so i can't afford to play some of the political games that others make. >> the president said routine military tactics against isis won't work because isis is not a state attacking another state. cia director john combren bren nan says security services are working to uncover the next isis move but it isn't easy. >> there are a lot of logical capabilities that are available right now that make it exceptionally difficult both technically as well as legally for intelligence security services of the the insight they need to uncover it. >> brennan says the isis agenda is simple, to kill as many people as possible. and the attacks in paris sparked a political battle in
this country over the flight of thousands of syrian refugees. this morning, opposition to president obama's plan to resettle 10,000 syrian refugees in this country by next year is snowballing. don champion has more on that. >> we have an act of war going on right now that can come again to our country and my job as governor is to protect the people of our state. >> reporter: governors if at least 23 states all but one republican state will try to block syrian refugees from settling in their states. >> we're not going to allow them into the state of alabama. >> texas will not be the recipient of any of these syrian refugees, any one of whom can pose like the syrian refugee posed in paris and lead to a catastrophic situation. >> reporter: they are ordering state resettlement programs not to accept any more syrians. not all agree. >> i think that the governors who are taking those actions are
standing, stomping on the qualities that make america great. >> reporter: and already skeptical republican presidential candidates stepped up their opposition to the refugee program. >> there are refugees that ned to be cared for. but they should be resettled in the middle east in the majority of their country. >> reporter: donald trump said he might also close some mosques if he becomes president and jeb bush argued the u.s. should accept syrian christians but not muslim. >> they're being slaughtered in their country. but for us who? >> that argument was soundly rejected by president obama at the g-20 summit if turkey. >> that's shameful. that's not american. that's not who we are. we don't have religious tests to our compassion. >> that was don champion reporting. now, what you is unclear is what, if anything, these governors can do to stop
refugees from moving into their states once they arrive into the u.s. coming up on "cbs this morning." secretary of state john kerry in paris on the terrorist attacks. millions of americans in the heart of the country are at risk of severe weather today. a strong system stretches from detection and the gulf coast into the plains and the upper mid-west. an outbreak of at least ten tornadoes hit western kansas monday. the twisters damaged homes and snapped power lines. five tornadoes ripped through the texas panhandle on pond. heavy zmoi is falling in colorado. forecasters are calling for as much as 18 inches. strong winds make the roads dangerous. meteorologist from our san francisco station shows us today's threat. >> an atmospheric battle between warm and humid air coming up from the gulf of mexico and arctic air from canada yeeled nearly a dozen tornadoes in kansas, oklahoma and texas. the severe weather threat is just getting started in many
parts of the southeast. a widespread tornado outbreak in november. the same system on the other side of the storm yielded a significant storm from casper, wyoming, south of the front range of colorado all the way south to albuquerque, new members colorado severe weather a threat for the balance of today, new orleans a good likelihood of seeing severe weather. the best chance in northern louisiana around shreveport north to little rock, arkansas. for "cbs news," i'm paul vienna. shutting down traffic, demonstrators protest the shooting of a plaque man. actor charlie sheen makes a big announcement. this is the "cbs morning news." . and the
city's mayor asked for a federal civil rights investigation. actor charlie sheen las a major announcement. a texas man is accused in a deadly camp fight attack. those are some of the headlines on the morning news stand. the dallas morning news reports on the arrest of a suspect in the killing of six people at a texas campsite. a dallas area couple and a young child are among the victims t. sheriff says the bodies were found in rural anderson countery about 100 miles southeast of dallas. authorities have not revealed the possible motive. "people" magazine reports charlie sheen will announce today that he has hiv. the 50-year-old actor plans to reveal his diagnosis later this morning. the magazine says sheen could face lawsuits from past
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showed a message of support to the victims in french. well, on the cbs "moneywatch" round two for fantasy sports and the word of the year is revealed and it's not even a word. jill wagner is at the new york stock exchange with that and more. good morning, jill. >> reporter: good morning, anne-mar anne-marie. the attacks in paris didn't weigh heavy on wall street. stocks rallied ending a three-day losing streak. ined 237 points. the nasdaq added 56 points. >> president obama is in manila for the asia-pacific economic cooperation sum where this morning leaders condemn the paris attacks. the president will meet with members of the trans-pacific partnership. the massive free trade agreement his administration has pushed. but the fight against islamic terrorism is overshadowing the meeting. the new york state judge denied a restraining order requested by fantasy sports operators draftkings and fanduel. they want to block the state attorney general from shutting
them down. attorney general eric sneiderman says the games are illegal gambling. draftkings and fanduel say they offer games of skill not of chance. another hearing is scheduled november 25th. as for now the sites are still active in new york. marriott international is buying rival hotel cane starwood for $12.2 billion. the deal would create the largest hotel company by far. the new company would have 5500 properties and more than a million rooms around the world. starwood brands include sheraton, west interest in and st. regius, marriott's brands include fairfield inn and ritz carlton. this year after this yyear is a picture. it's an emoji. specifically the tears of joy emoji. oxford says the emoji best reflects the mood and free occupations of 2015. several other word were considered, including dark web, that's the part of the web that lets users and website operators
remain anonymous. on fleek meaning extremely good, attractive and stylist iish and lunl bersexual, a young man that cultivates and appearance of style and dress suggesting a rugged outdoor lifestyle. anne-marie. >> my response, thumbs down, if which will not use words, i will use another expression. jill wagner at the new york stock exchange, thanks a lot. still to come, ground breaking transplants. we will meet the burn victim that got a new face in a procedure straight from a hollywood movie. a new face straight from a hollywood movie. .
john kerry is in the countr pledge u-s support. we'll have the latest from paris. in the bay area, the f-b-i preparing for the worst... just a matter of months, sur bowl 50 is in town, and they need to keep everyone safe. they're ramping up security. and deputies caught on came beating a suspected car thi. say they're getting death threats. more on the investigation into the shoc video. join us for kpix 5 news this morning... beginning at 4:3
achievement. the most expensive face transplant in history. dr. max gomez of our new york station wcbs shows us the life-changing procedure. >> reporter: it was a routine fire if there ever is such a thing in mississippi back in september 2001. that's when volunteer fire fighter patrick hortisan suffered third degree burns over his head and chest. 14 years later, he found himself in new york waiting for the most expensive face transplant attempted. >> working hard every day trying to get this transplant done. so hopefully it's not much longer. >> reporter: dr. eduardo rodriguez would lead the team of 100 professionals. but finding a donor that matched patrick's general appearance, blood type and tissue factors was not easy. >> he was a year on the wait list and he was the only person on that wait list.
it still took a year. >> reporter: that do nor was a 26-year-old artist and bicycle enthuse graft who died after a bicycle accident if brooklyn, surprisingly they were medical more than cosmetic. >> it was functional. improvement was in the eyelids and then, of course, removal of the scar for normal facial animation. >> reporter: the 26 hour operation began august 14th in adjoining operating rooms at nyu. the donor included not just the face, but the neck skin and facial bones, most importantly, blood vessels an bones had to be saved and reconnected. patrick's swelling and appearance improved in 92 days. here he is waiting for his children to see him for the first time. patrick's appearance and his vision are dramatically ill proved from his post-burn condition. it will continue to get better. what is it like looking at another person's face in the mirror? >> they will tell you it's them. what they see is the way they
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a look at paris notice as memorials continue to grow following friday's attacks. and here is the latest on the investigation. for the second night in a row, french jets attacked isis targets in syria. isis released a new video threatening to attack america in washington. the manhunt continues for the two suspected terrorists. one is believed to have been the mastermind behind the paris attacks and the other is suspected of providing logistical support. and the paris attacks sparked heated opposition to president obama's plan to resettle syrian immigrants in this country. more than 20 governors say that they won't allow syrian refugees in their state. a new report by the u.s.
house homeland security committee shows that more than 250 americans have joined or attempted to join isis. one in four recruits are from minnesota. why that area is fertile ground for potential members. >> reporter: these men own the safari restaurant in minneapolis they are among the estimated 70,000 somali americans living in minnesota. >> we just came here to join family members. >> reporter: refugees began arriving from somalia in the 1990s, fleeing civil war. minnesota provided good educational and economic opportunities but between 2006 and 2011 as the unrest continued in east africa, more than two dozen young somalis were pulled back by the terror group el shabab to join the fighting. when you tell people you are somali, do people assume you have ties to terrorism? >> we have the venues, that
comes up. but you don't have the good stuff. >> reporter: now isis is recruiting. currently five minnesota men are awaiting trial, accused of trying to join the terror group. more than a dozen others are under investigation. many somalis say they don't feel like they fit in here in minnesota. leaders say that identity crisis is often the root of radicalvation. >> when i say i am american, they are not exclusive. they are all of this and still regret. >> reporter: he is an imam who recently helped form a somali-american task force. the group tries to find ways to keep young people from being lured into terror groups who use sophisticated recruiting videos to get their attention. >> it's a real disneyland, come here and joins us. >> reporter: at his restaurant, he tries to build bridges between generations. and he runs a youth soccer group. >> we encourage them and say this country is not against you. >> reporter: on the field the
players hon near their heritage as they look to their future. cbs news, minneapolis. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," a father's fight for the return of his 6-year-old son who was allegedly abducted by his ex-wife. plus gene editing technology, why some are calling for a moratorium. and the first exhibit of the national museum of african-american history as it gets set for next year. that's the "cbs morning news" for this tuesday. i'm any marie green. have a great day. . ,,,,
where a few people are commuting in. tuesday, november 17. i'm frank mallicoat. >> who are you? >> i think i'm maria medina. i'm in for michelle griego this morning. >> welcome aboard. it is 4:30. let's get you out of the gate with a little traffic and weather. >> we have maria, maria! >> i'm here! >> a slightly warmer day. out the door right now clear skies towards the bay bridge and calm waters where, boy, that's a change. yesterday we had gusty winds. livermore 37 degrees. later numbers in the 60s. oakland reported 510. isn't that area code? >> it is. [ laughter ] >> it's actually 51 in oakland right now. we have the full forecast coming up. first, here's gianna. >> back to oakland, roberta, you can