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a shot from treasure island. captions by: caption colorado ♪ good morning to our youers in the west. it's friday, april 1st, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning". a new blast of tornadoes batter the south, and destructive storms are not over yet. >> hillary clinton gets fired up, accusing bernie sanders campaign about lying about her. we will ask sanders to respond here in studio 57. >> fox news anchor megyn kelly talks to charlie about being the repeated target of donald trump's criticism. a preview of his sunday morning conversation. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. >> it's getting bigger right now. >> hope it's not coming this way. >> big boom. hail hitting the truck.
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>> my house is pretty much gone. >> tornadoes tear through the south. >> there it is. >> we felt the shaking of the home. my god, this is real. i nearly fainted when by saw this up here. donald trump meeting with rnc reince priebus while his rifles are slamming him on national security. >> he is really unprepared to be commander in chief and leader of the free world. >> hillary clinton losing her cool when confronted by a climate activist. >> i am so sick of the sanders campaign lying about this. >> president obama hosted a nuclear security summit meeting. a shooting at a bus station in virginia. a state trooper shot dead. two other people wounded. >> quite a tragedy for all of us. players in the u.s. women's soccer team filed a federal complaint about equal pay. their pay is four times less than their male counterparts. things heated up at the new york auto show.
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not the way organizers wanted. this porsche going up in flames. a crew ship rams into a san diego pier. in case you forgot, it's april fool's day. >> if anyone wants to admit to an elaborate prank, please go ahead. >> and all that matters. if on monday donald trump says i want to come on your show, would >> absolutely. welcome?- >> on "cbs this morning." >> i would like to spin that damn wheel. hey, there is a human being down here. >> give it a yank. >> aarrgghh! >> t-shirt cannon! [ cheers & applause ] this morning's eye opener is presented by toyota. let's go places. ♪
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welcome to "cbs this morning." norah o'donnell is off. dana jacobson of cbs sports network is with us. parts of the south are waking up to scenes of destruction. at least four tornadoes touched down in three states yesterday. an apparent twister in mississippi snapped trees and blew the roof off a house. >> the extreme weather also triggered flash flooding. the stormy wet weather is expected to reach the east coast today. david begnaud is in new hope, mississippi, near some of the worst damage. david, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. no fooling people here. what say saw last night was a tornado, they believe. now that it's daylight, we get a better view. this one caused a good bit of damage. the neighbor was inside the home when the tornado blew through.
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he and his girlfriend hid under a bead. it was over in a minute. >> sam taylor reported this funnel cloud moving toward new hope. multiple tornadoes reported across mississippi and alabama on thursday. >> there it is. >> reporter: high winds started trees and power lines across roads and emergency workers responded on foot. >> i'm driving and then not drive anymore and then i'm in a ditch. >> reporter: andrew junkins said when he heard the tornado sirens, he headed for his truck. hail as large as golf balls hit home. and, if not hail, rain. nearly 5 inches of it washed out roads along parts of the lower mississippi river. flood warnings have been issued from louisiana to georgia. in northeastern oklahoma communities are now cleaning up after several tornadoes touched down overnight on wednesday. >> just really almost caved in this home.
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>> reporter: the tornadoes damaged more than 40 miles of homes and farms. at least seven people were injured. >> that's when we felt the shaking. my god, this is real. >> reporter: this woman took safety in her bathtub right before the storm blew her roof off. >> the storm. come out, come look at the house. i nearly fainted when by saw this. >> reporter: back here in new hope, mississippi, that is the sound of progress behind me. there were no injuries here. east coast, you're on deck for severe weather today. everywhere from the florida panhandle to the mid-atlantic, keep an eye on the weather today. >> david, thanks for the warning. donald trump is now saying only nice things about republican leaders after a tough week on the campaign trail. the gop front-runner had a surprise meeting yesterday with the republican national committee. trump wants to revive his momentum before tuesday's wisconsin primary. the latest poll there finds ted cruz has a ten-point lead. major garrett is in washington with details on trump's huddle with party leaders. major, good morning.
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>> reporter: good morning. if you think donald trump had a difficult week, and it was a doozie by any standards, next week, at least from the perspective of delegate mathematics could be as bad. trump is heading into a buzzsaw in wisconsin. making new unity conversations with the gop brass even more important. donald trump sought a meeting at republican party headquarters in d.c. on thursday, eager to change the subject. >> well, it was a very good meeting. i think they wanted to really discuss, you know, unity and i like discussing unity, too. >> reporter: the visit covered a possible contested convention and trump's tattered pledge to support the gop nominee. afterwards, rnc chairman reince priebus issued this warning. >> they're not going to get the data and the tools of the rnc and run to be our nominee and tell me that they're not going
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to support the party. >> reporter: trump also continued lobbying to be the nominee. even if he doesn't win a majority of delegates. >> if we're millions of votes ahead of everyone else and hundreds of delegates ahead of everyone else, i really think that who ever has that kind of advantage should get it. >> reporter: in the face of trump's high historic unfavorability ratings, the gop rivals braced for a fight. >> he is really unprepared to be commander in chief and leader of the free world. >> there's no doubt that donald trump is the kim kardashian presidential candidate. he sits on twitter and makes a lot of noise, but he has no solutions to fixing the problems. >> reporter: ahead of tuesday's potentially pivotal wisconsin primary, ads have begun flooding the air waves. >> if ted cruz's mouth is moving, he's lying. >> reporter: trump loyalists very late to the game are scrambling to revive the front-runner after a rocky week. >> sure i get brief when i sand boating for crump but you know what?
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i want to protect my family. >> trump is still dealing with the fallout of saying if abortion were made illegal, people should be punished for obtaining one. trump said yesterday that msnbc cut out the full quoted con convoluted conversation. the network responded, quote, no part of the exchange between trump and chris matthews was edit out. tension is building this morning between the democratic candidates. they will also face off in wisconsin on tuesday with 86 delegates up for grabs. but, yesterday, both hillary clinton and bernie sanders campaigned here in new york. a win in that primary on april 19th would have big implications for both candidates. clinton showed her frustration during one of the rallies. she battled a green peace activist who questioned a source of her political donations. julianna goldman is in washington and she is tracking the democratic race. good morning. >> good morning. when hillary clinton announced she was running for president last april, she probably never thought she would still be engaged in a primary fight
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against bernie sanders nearly a year later. it appears some of those frustrations are now boiling over. >> i have money from people who work for fossil fuel companies. i am so sick of the sanders campaign hilying about me. i'm sick of it. >> campaigning thursday on her home turf of westchester, new york, a visibly irritated hillary clinton sounded off in response to a claim she is taking money from the fossil fuel industry. beie sanders' campaign maintains clinton and her super pacs is accepted millions from the industry, but clinton says it's money from the people who work and sanders, himself, accepted the same. >> the bernie people came to say that. we are very sorry you're leaving. >> earlier clinton shot back at protesters who shouted, if she wins, they lose. >> they don't want to hear the
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contrast between my experience, my plans, my vision, what i know i can get done and what my opponent is promising. >> i am very proud that i was born here in new york city. >> last night, thousands turned out in the bronx for the brooklyn-born sanders who is making a strong play in new york. with 247 delegates at stake, the state is a critical test for him, even though he trails the former new york senator there by 12 points. >> if we win here in new york, we are going to make it to the white house.ñe >> clinton's campaign says the delegate math works against sanders but he raised more than $40 million in march and as long as he is flush with cash he can stay in the race. last night, he appeared on "the late show with stephen colbert" answering questions about delegates and had a little bit of fun, too, with a t-shirt gun that he spent some time shooting into the audience. >> the folk hero role.
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"face the nation" moderator john dickerson will interview trump today for sunday's broadcast. john, good morning. >> good morning, charlie. >> so hillary clinton seems to be losing patience with the bernie sanders campaign, frustrated by the bernie sanders campaign and suggesting they are lying about her, right? >> they've suggested that privately and you saw in that moment she popped. i mean, you know, people said she needed to show authenticity. and that was a full face of authenticity. bernie sanders is saying she gets money from these groups and that has a corrupting influence and she is sick of it. that's what we saw happen on the rope line. >> is his campaign strengthening here in new york? >> it is strengthening, but it is -- the question is how can it get stronger than it has been? it has strength nobody would have predicted when it started, but is it strong enough to get
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past that delegate lead she has. and while it's strengthening, there's no sign yet -- the only sign will be if he wins in states he is not supposed to win and new york would be a good one. >> we heard about the meetings that donald trump had yesterday. it's sort of the question of who needs the other more when you get to the convention. does trump need the republican party or do they need him? >> they both need each other right now. donald trump needs the rnc because he needs to say i'm a unifier and i'm for republican party unity. he has a ragged week and an attempt to show he is not a chaotic candidate and the rnc needs to show they are fair to him. if it gets to convention and he doesn't have the majority delegates, there's going to be a fight. he is going to complain that they're not being fair to him. what is interesting in that meeting there was a discussion of the delegates he has lost in louisiana and he seemed to be learning information he didn't know about the process. he certainly is behind in terms of the inside game about these delegates. he is trying to play catch-up. >> major painted quite a picture when he said that donald trump
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is walking into a buzzsaw in wisconsin on tuesday. if the polls go the way he's anticipating, what will that mean for his campaign? >> if you're a winner and you don't win, it's a problem. one of the things we have seen is since the campaign has elongated a little bit, not a contest every week that donald trump is winning, there has been this pause period. if he doesn't win in wisconsin, that means almost a month between arizona and the contest in new york where he will win. it will be tough for him. >> thank you, john. >> sure. >> you can watch john's interview with donald trump on "face the nation" on sunday. he will speak with reince priebus, the rnc chair. next hour, senator bernie sanders will be here in studio 57, all that coming up on "cbs this morning". virginia state police this morning are investigating the motive of shooter who killed a state police officer at a crowded bus station. trooper chad dermyer died in yesterday's shoot-out. the gunman was also killed. two women were wounded.
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jeff pegues is at the scene of the shooting in richmond. >> reporter: good morning. investigators have been going over the crime scene here overnight and interviewing witnesses and looking at surveillance tape as well. what is still not clear this morning is what sparked the deadly confrontation here and why a man came to this greyhound bus terminal armed with a gun in his waistband, eventually shooting and killing a trooper. >> all units be advised. we have an active shooter. still actively shooting. all officers proceed with caution. >> reporter: about a dozen virginia state troopers were performing a skill training drill at a richmond bus station thursday afternoon when a man appeared near the bathroom entrance. >> this man was like, get down! get down! threw me to the ground. crawl, crawl! >> reporter: state trooper chad dermyer approached the man and began talking to him. authorities say dermyer wasn't wearing a bullet-proof vest. >> the male subject pulled out a handgun and shot chad multiple times. the male subject continued firing his weapon as two other state police troopers returned
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fire. >> reporter: dermyer, a 37-year-old former marine, husband, and father of two, died from multiple gunshot wounds. the gunman was also killed. witnesses describe the panic and confusion from the hundreds of passengers at the station. >> the loud noise didn't make sense. i was like, there's in way that's gun shots. but then there were five, ten more. >> reporter: the fbi assisted at the scene but virginia authorities say there is no evidence of any link to terrorism. >> there are many more unanswered questions. it was quite a tragedy for all of us. >> reporter: the two women who were injured in the shooting here are expected to survive. one of them is a member of the binghamton university track team. the state trooper is now the 30th police officer to die in the line of duty so far this year. half have been killed by gunfire. >> thank you, jeff. rescuers in eastern india this morning say there is no possibility of finding more survivors in the rubble of an overpass that collapsed
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yesterday. about 70 people were pulled from the debris alive. at least 24 people died and more than 80 others were hurt. five people from the company building the overpass were detained by the police. the u.s. soccer federation this morning is defending itself against a wage discrimination complaint. women soccer stars carli lloyd, alex morgan, megan rapino and hope solo and becky sauerbrunn are demanding equal pay. jim axelrod is here with the look at the numbers behind their complaint. good morning, jim. >> good morning. despite being the reigning world cup and olympic champions, the members of the u.s. national soccer team say they are still victims of a huge pay gap, but their fight goes beyond fair wages. they also want equal treatment and travel accommodations and field conditions. carli lloyd's hat trick at last year's world cup finals secured
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a 75,000 bonus for each of her teammates. >> the u.s. wins the 2015 world cup! >> reporter: if it had been the men who won, that payment would have been more than $390,000. in a complainant filed with the equal opportunity commission, lloyd and her teammates said they got a total of $2 million for winning the world cup while the men earned $9 million for losing in the round of 16. goalkeeper hope solo signed on to the complaint. in february, she denounced soccer's sexist pay disparity on "cbs this morning." >> this is the time we need to push for equality and what is right. people are paying attention. >> reporter: espnw analyst julie foudy, who played for two world cup winning teams, say the women have long felt undervalued. >> it's basically saying, why are we still having this conversation about the little things and about respect and about the things that matter so much to this women's team. >> reporter: in a statement, u.s. women's soccer said for 30 years we have been a world
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leader in promoting the women's game and are proud of the long-standing commitment we have made to building women's soccer. but last year, the federation spent more than $31 million on the men's team, just $10 million on the women. hampton dillinger represented many of the same players in a dispute over artificial turf. he believes they have a strong case. >> it's the women's national team have shattered all of the records for viewership and putting more fans in the stand. i think a good argument the women's team are subsidizing the men's team. >> because of its world cup victory, u.s. soccer expects the women's team to bring in $5 million in profit this year. the men's team will lose about a million. speaking of losses. for the so-called friendly exhibition matches, the women earned nothing for a loss or tie, while the men's player earn a minimum of $5,000 per game, no matter what the outcome. >> is the argument against them? >> listen.
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they are going to figure this out over the course of the year as u.s. soccer federation works out a new collective bargaining agreement, so there is posturing going on right now. that is the big payoff. we will know by the end of the year what kind of movement u.s. soccer is going to make towards this pay equality. >> in the meantime, women everywhere are gnashing their teeth. elizabeth palmer is the first u.s. journalist in palmyra after it was recaptured from isis. ahead, she shows
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a governor who could be impeached decide to stop by a prison. scandal..for the second tim the d-a says a small group officers exchanged racist a san francisco's police department is facing a texting scandal for the second time. the d.a. says a small group of officers exchanged racist and homophobic messages last year. this sinkhole tore up moraga's marine boulevard from el nino and fixing it will cost $3.5 million. coming up on "cbs this morning" more on the governor of alabama's refusal to step down and miss a political scandal -- amidst a political scandal. stay with us. traffic and weather in just a moment. ,,,,,,
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live from the "kcbs traffic" center. here's a quick check of traffic for you. still a quiet morning.
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we have minor backups here at the bay bridge toll plaza with about a 20-minute drive time. the great news is we have been incident-free here. and for your ride on the golden gate bridge, easy traffic in the southbound direction. no delays either through marin county or across the span. and the 92 ride for the san mateo bridge is also a good one this morning. we did not get the usual backups for the westbound ride. roberta, how's the weather? >> george rask in the house! nice to have you here, sir. good morning, everybody? how's the with? he let's take a look at san jose right now. we have low clouds and fog in the distance. clouds invading sfo with delays up to 37 minutes on some arriving flights. 40s and 50s, grab a jacket out the door a little breeze up to 12 miles per hour. later today westerly winds 10 to 20 miles per hour. 50s and 70s. outside number 77 in lakeport, clearlake cloverdale. ,,,,,,,,,,
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i can't believyou bought these crappy hats. be on guard for april fool's jokes today. i got a good one already this morning. welcome back to "cbs this this half hour, fox news anchor megyn kelly talks to charlie about the unrelenting personal jabs from donald trump. a first look at the interview that you'll see on cbs sunday morning. plus, our elizabeth palmer is the first american journalist to enter palmyra. we will see what she found inside the famed syrian city just recaptured from isis and what happened to its ancient cultural treasures ahead. time to show you some of the morning's headlines. the "chicago tribune" reports on a teachers strike that started moments ago and close school for 400,000 students. teachers want to draw attention to the contract talks and the need for more money for schools. the district say it will not discipline those who take part
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in the strike. "the washington post" reports on the cia accidentally leaving explosive training material in a virginia school bus that was used in a drill and the cia said it did not cause a danger. the material was in the engine department and discovered during a routine bus inspection and removed. orbes" reports on the new tesla car. we told you about the excitement surrounding the model 3 before it was unveiled yesterday. it's the electric car company's lowest priced model, starting at $35,000. the cars won't be built until next year. the philadelphia inquirer reports that an infant kidnapped from a suburban mall is safe. the 7-week-old was found five hours after he was abducted. the family had an emotional reunion at the hospital where the baby was checked. the accused kidnapper befriended the mother and took the baby when she wasn't looking. "usa today" reports on the
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global demand for antiquities stolen from the syrian city of palmyra. drone video shows the area's famed ruins. isis destroyed tom treasures and made millions selling others that it looted. elizabeth palmer is the first american journalist to enter palmyra and she is in homs. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. most of the past year, palmyra has been a bit of a black hole because nobody could get close enough because of isis to see what was going on. well, now we know. the good news is that palmyra's majestic ruins are still standing. the bad news is that isis used them as a base for ten months and destroyed some of the greatest treasures. in fact, they filmed themselves doing it and posted the pictures online. along with the mass execution in
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the amphitheater. they helped the soldiers retake palmyra and this is a little ceremony to thank them. when isis was forced out of palmyra, it was, of course a huge strategic loss of territory, but it also inflicted big damage on their reputation. these masters of picking themselves up online are having a hard time explaining what amounts to a crushing defeat. isis may be gone, but they have left lasting scars. they blew the roman triumphal arch to pieces and the temple of bell. there is nothing left now but the central column. inside palmyra's museum of antiquities, air strikes and artillery did some of this damage, but isis did the rest. everything in this room has been completely wrecked.
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but the curators of the museum did manage to smuggle out the hundreds of artifacts and get them to safety hours before isis rolled into town. mohammed alasa was one of them, but he couldn't convince his father, palmyra's director of antiquity to follow. he was decapitated by isis. what are you faelg now that you're on the site looking at the damage? ♪ on the one hand, sad, of course. but happy because we are back in control and i know my father would be too. >> reporter: the challenge now will be to hold this ancient site and protect it from a war that has only moved a short distance down the road. for most of the time we were in palmyra, we heard controlled explosions every few minutes. it was the syrian army detonating mines laid by isis. they say they have destroyed a thousand of them already and russian specialists are due to join them today. charlie? >> elizabeth palmer in syria, thanks. fox news anchor megyn kelly is a target of continuous
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attacks by donald trump this election season. she says it started in august after their exchange at the first republican debate. >> you call the women you don't like fat pigs, dogs, slobs, and disgusting animals. your twitter account -- >> only rosie o'donnell. >> no, it wasn't. >> since then, republican front-runner has called kelly crazy, sick, and overrated, among other things. we spoke with her for an interview you will see only on "cbs sunday morning," and here is a preview. has anything about this campaign season made you want to throw up your arms and say, you know, politics has gone crazy in america. >> i've had the same feeling and i think one of the unfortunate things we have seen this go round is the coarsening of the culture. we have seen it in our politics in 2016. listen, it was never a tea party. >> no one has seem it this year
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like the name calling that has existed. >> well, i think this is where, you know, trump, if he could pull himself back in, you know, just somewhat, it would be so effective. he has already been so effective. he could be so much more effective. >> why did he start? does it all go back to a question in august of 2015? >> yes, it did. clearly. because trump and i really didn't have a relationship at all prior to that. >> because some think about this and they look at it and they say, why her? >> i think it's very clear to him that he cannot control the editorial on my show or from me in a debate or other setting. >> just that? that's all it is? >> i wouldn't want to speculate beyond that. >> this conversation airs on sunday. if, on monday, donald trump says i want to come on your show, would you say you're welcome, come on, we have a spot for you? >> absolutely. >> i certainly would like to see that happen. >> i think before it's all over, he will come on her show.
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i really do. >> but monday is a perfect time. >> but monday is a perfect time. where were you all talking? where were you? >> up near her house she has in the suburbs. >> this is your first sunday morning piece so here is charlie, dana. sunday morning, "cbs this morning." evening news, and "60 minutes." all right. >> and sports, remember he did sports last week. >> i forget. i'll start calling him mr. cbs. what's your big take away? what the you want to share? >> she's been restrained in what she has said in response. but it must have an impact to see these kind of things handed to you. >>ec with a family and children >> and she is terrific. she is terrific. more of our conversation with megyn kelly this weekend on cbs sunday morning. what she has to say about an apology from trump and the one question she would like to ask him. that is sunday here on cbs. did the governor of alabama use disposable phones to keep a secret that could bring him down?
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next, new developments in the scandal over whether he had an affair with a top aide. if you're heading out the door, watch us live through the cbs all-access app on your digital device. you won't want to miss our interview with country superstar thomas rhett. we will be right back. this is "cbs this morning." final four is coming up. ♪ vo: across america, people are taking charge of their type 2 diabetes with non-insulin victoza®. for a while, i took a pill to lower my blood sugar. but it didn't get me to my goal. so i asked my doctor about victoza®. he said victoza® works differently than pills. and comes in a pen. victoza® is proven to lower blood sugar and a1c. it's taken once a day, any time.
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♪ ♪ embattled alabama governor robert bentley is resisting new calls to resign after efforts to impeach him. the public chief executive who is divorced has acknowledged making inappropriate sexual remarks to a female adviser while he was married. recordings of those conversations were leaked last week. anna is in alabama where that resignation was announced this week. >> reporter: good morning. the governor is trying to do his best to shift attention away from the scandal. he wanted to talk aboutq his vi women's prison during a
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yesterday. instead, he faced questions that simply will not go away. governor robert bentley wanted to focus on the problem of prison overcrowding thursday, but, instead, he faced a crowd of reporters wanting him to address the allegations of sexual impropriety plaguing his office. >> i just want the people of alabama to know there is nothing there. there is nothing illegal. >> reporter: the recorded conversations between bentley and his aide rebekah caldwell mason allegedly occurred in 2014 while the governor was still married to his wife diane. >> when i stand behind you and put my arms around you and i put my hands on your breast -- >> reporter: the governor admits to making the calls but denies he and mason, who resigned on wednesday, were having a physical relationship. >> unless i make things as normal as possible here, it's going to be hell, okay? >> reporter: mason is a married
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mother of three. reports say 30 years younger than bentley. reporter john archibald broke the story. >> the question is whether he used state resources or state money in an effort to carry out or conceal this relationship, whatever it is. >> reporter: bentley is now the subject of state and federal investigations. he and mason are also the subject of a complaint by the alabama ethics commission. reports that governor bentley purchased multiple cell phones last year at a local best buy, so-called burner phones that could be used and easily discarded. >> this guy they thought was grandpa, who ran on a, quote, family values sort of platform, is buying burner phones for that purpose. i don't think there is any way he survives this. the embarrassment alone is making him a joke everywhere he goes. >> reporter: a fellow republican, state representative ed henry, tells "cbs this morning" he plans to file impeachment articles against the
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governor when the legislative session opens next week. >> all right, anna. we got it. he says he is standing tough but i found in the past when you start using the word embattled before your name, it's not a good thing. >> especially when you're standing tough when you say that. seems like a downward trend. >> going to be interesting to see how this plays you out. the end of a harbor cruise sent people on shore running very scared. we'll show you what happened when a ship's crew c announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by
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the minimum wage to 15 dolls an hour. once it's governor, calif . good morning, it is 7:56. i'm maria medina. california lawmakers approved a hike in the minimum wage to $15 an hour. once it's signed by the governor california will be the first in the nation to commit to such a large pay increase for lower income workers. it will be gradual over the next six years. local dungeness crab is now available. piles of crabs are unloaded at san francisco's fisherman's wharf yesterday. it's the first catch of the season fit for public consumption. and coming up on "cbs this morning," a talk in studio with democratic presidential hopeful bernie sanders. traffic and weather in just a moment. ,, ,,,,
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here at the richmond/san rafael bridge. an earlier recurring accident backed up the ride. the accident is gone. we are still looking at slow going from about marina in the westbound direction. but take a look at the bay bridge. an easy trip here. no delays now an 11 to 12- minute drive time out of the maze may see but remember, san francisco this evening you're going home commute it's going to be heavy on both sides of the bridge. and near at&t park. roberta? >> go, a's! [ laughter ] >> all right, thanks, george. hi, everybody! good morning. let's go ahead and give a shoutout and some love to san jose. clear skies there. a little bit of low clouds in the foreground and the background i should say. we have temperatures now pretty much in the 40s and 50s. 54 san francisco. san jose upper 40s. we have the clouds confined to the coast right now. those will scrub out, partly sunny days ahead. 50s beaches, 60s bayside, 70s inland. breezy today. ,,,,,,,,
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♪,,,,,,, ♪ we gonna let it go go go good morning to our viewers in the west, it is friday, april 1st, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." more real news ahead including presidential candidate bernie sanders right here in studio 57. he reacts to hillary clinton's accusation that his campaign is lying about her. first, here's today's "eye opener at 8." there was no fooling people here. what they saw last night was a tornado they believe. now that it's daylight, we can get a better view. if you think donald trump had a difficult week, next week could be just as bad. trump is heading into a buzz saw in wisconsin. she publicly never thought she'd still be engaged in a primary fight. some of those frustrations are now boiling over. we saw in that moment she
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popped. you know, people said she needed to show authenticity. that was a face full of authenticity. they are having a hard time explaining what amounts to a crushing defeat. governor bentley is doing his best to shift attention away from this scandal. >> he said he's standing tough. i found when you start using the word embattled before your name, it's not a good thing. members of the women's national soccer team say they are still victims of a huge pay gap. >> they are more successful than the men and they get paid less? >> yes. >> that's [ bleep ]. >> hillary clinton's security held up traffic for a few hours in manhattan yesterday while clinton got a $600 haircut while bernie sanders apparently got his last haircut in manhattan traffic. we don't have time to stop. just trim it now. this morning's "eye opener at 8" is presented by nationwide.
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i'm charlie rose with gayle king and dana jacobson of cbs sports network. norah is off. severe thunderstorms are targeting much of the southeastern united states. the destructive storm system produced several tornadoes thursday in three southern states. the winds damaged homes and brought down trees and also power lines. >> areas around the mississippi river saw nearly 5 inches of rain prompting many flood warnings. other parts of the south saw hail the size of golf balls. the threat of severe weather is not over yet. thunderstorms today could stretch from louisiana to maine and some could be quite severe. donald trump is talking about party unity after a week of setbacks including an uproar over abortion laws and the charge against his campaign manager. trump met yesterday with republican national chairman reince priebus and other party officials. priebus said they all plan to come out of cleveland working in the same directio and trump said he's looking forward to bringing the party
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together. trump is ten points behind ted cruz in the latest poll from wisconsin, 42 republican delegates and 86 democratic delegates are at stake in tuesday's primary. the democratic race in wisconsin is very close but both candidates are busy campaigning in new york, new york. bernie sanders told thousands of people in the bronx last night that he can win the november election if he wins the new york primary later this month. hillary clinton returned to the college campus near new york city where she announced her first u.s. senate run 16 years ago. clinton blasted her opponent at that rally within a green peace activist asked her about taking campaign contributions from the fossil fuel industry. >> i have money fromeople who worked for fossil fuels. i am so sick of the sanders campaign lying about me. i'm sick of it. >> vermont senator bernie sanders is here in studio 57. we are pleased to welcome him back to the table.
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good morning, sir. >> pleased to be with you. >> she says your campaign is lying about her. >> well, guess what, according to a green peace study they look at campaign finance reports. hillary clinton received $4.5 million from the fossil fuel industry. she has received individual contributions from over 50 lobbyists of the oil and gas industry. >> fact check. >> yes. >> fact as you know, clinton's 2016 campaign has not accepted any direct contributions from any corporation oil and gas companies included. >> that's not true. i just read you is what is the fact. 4.5 million, including money from 50 lobbyists from the fossil fuel industry. >> but there's one source says she has taken those from corporations and another source says she hasn't. >> there's a difference. if you are a lobbivity for the fossil fuel industry and there are 50 of you and you make a contribution, that to me,
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charlie, is a contribution from the fossil fuel industry. that's different from saying you get it from exxonmobil. to deny she's received substantial -- >> from individuals what is your saying. >> lobbyists of the industry. if people receive money from lobbyists of the industry, i think you're receiving money from the ind"ustry. these are not just worker men, these are lobbyists who represent the oil and gas industry. >> when you look at this, do you feel that she is now beginning to feel the pressure of your campaign? >> well, charlie, we have won six out of the last seven caucuses in every instance we've won by landslide victories. we're fighting hard in wisconsin. i think we got a shot to win here in new york state. what virtually every poll shows us we are beating trump, i think the last cnn poll had us up 20 points ahead of trump, far more than she was leading trump. and i think more and more democrats are looking at bernie
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sanders as the candidate who can best defeat trump or some other republican candidate. >> first you have to get past hillary clinton. when you look at the numbers mathematical mathematically, it still isn't good for you. you talk about the caucus win. we have a lot of primary states coming up where she does very, very well. what is it that you know, senator sanders, that the rest of us don't in terms of your path to victory? >> i think we have a lot of momentum, gayle. last night we had a rally at south bronx, over 18,000 people out. we're working hard in wisconsin. if there's a large voter turnout, i think we have a shot to win that. what should be understood, that a lot of the early states that were contested were in the deep south and that is, as you know, the most conservative part of america. we did not do well. we're moving elsewhere. we're moving to the west. we're moving to new york. we think we have a real shot to win. >> the polls show you ahead in wisconsin. you seem to be nervous about that. you seem to be pulling back from expectations. >> well -- >> is that your nervous state? the smile. >> look, i don't like to
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speculate. what will be will be. all i can tell you is we're working very, very hard and i think we have a real shot. >> you told me you'd win in new york, you could win in new york, but you have not said you are likely to win -- >> this is what i think. when voter turnout is high, when working people, middle class people come out and are prepared to stand up and take on the 1%, support our agenda, then we win. if the voter turnout is low in wisconsin, new york state, we'll likely not win. but i think what we are seeing now is people all over this country sick and tired of the status quo, they're working longer hours for low wages, almost income and wealth is going to the top 1%. they're upset about a corrupt campaign finance -- >> do you think they're voting for or simply voting against hillary clinton? >> i think they're voting for our agenda. i'll tell you something that's interesting, not widely reported. whether you're progressive or
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conservative, people are disgusted with super pacs trying to buy elections. >> the idea of party loyalty, we'll get behind whoever is the nominee is gone. in your case, i know clinton's campaign so far is saying you'll be done by the end of the month and we'll move forward. you don't feel that way. come the end -- >> she said we'll be done by the end of the month. >> april 26th will be a changing point. april 26th. in the end, no matter, nominee or not, if it is hillary clinton, will you get behind the clinton campaign and have your supporters behind her as well? because republican party is so divided right now. >> i obviously can't speak for millions of supporters, individual people. >> but you can encourage them. >> i think it would be an absolute disaster for this country if we had a donald trump as president of the united states. i will do everything i can to prevent that. >> does that mean supporting hillary clinton? >> i am sure that when hillary clinton announces she'll be supporting me we'll go forward together.
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>> your campaign is fascinating to a lot of people. pitch seen democratic households divided, the husband wants you, the wife wants her, the kids want you, the parents -- 120 something said to me, what i like about him, he's like my grandpa. he gets me, he cares, he's smart. is it a compliment to you to be compared to grandpa who gets them? >> it's a compliment if they think i'm smart. that's for sure. >> yes, yes. >> i tell you something. i have been amazed all over this country at seeing the enthusiasm and the idealism and the love in the eyes of kids who want to make this country a better place to live. but it is not just the young people. we're winning the votes of people 45 years of age and younger as well. >> senator sanders, great to have you here. >> great to be here. a love letter was taken to his wife and turned it into one of this year's most popular country songs. >> i knew the song was cool and
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♪ get up in the morning and grab a cup of tea ♪ ♪ watch the bbc ♪ watch a football match ♪ ♪ have a pine at the pub and call it a day ♪ ♪ another jolly good honky-tonk in the uk ♪ >> that is luke bryan and dierks bentley and james cord innocent middle bringing honky-tonk to the "late late show." in costume they performed an
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original country song with a british theme, you can see. the superstar singers this weekend will host the academy of country music awards. first time they're doing it together. can't wait. singer thomas rhett is his name. he took a song to number one on the country charts and it stayed there for six weeks. the tune is about his wife who even stars in his music video. michelle miller hopped on board that tour bus. ♪ ♪ if i never get to see the northern lights ♪ >> reporter: it could be just another music video. with a country star singing to a beautiful woman. ♪ it's all i got >> reporter: but it's not because these two are a real-life couple. and the song "die a happy man" is their love story. >> we love to let people in on our lives and love to be an
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example of what it means to be in love. ♪ >> reporter: thomas rhett calls it a simple message straight from the heart. now one of the biggest hits of the decade. a man telling a woman all he needs is her love. >> i knew the song was cool and special because i wrote it about my wife. never in a million years did i think that song would change my life and career the way that it did. >> reporter: his wife, lauren, is the inspiration and their story begins in smalltown georgia from first grade friends to high school sweethearts. to a breakup. >> i almost married someone else and she did, too. >> what? >> reporter: how did you get back together. >> her dad called me and said if you don't come over here and tell lauren how you feel about her, i'm going to tell her. i thought, that would be weird. >> reporter: as their relationship has grown, so has thomas rhett's career. ♪ ♪ i let another love crash and burn ♪ >> reporter: he had four number one hits on the country air play
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chart then released "die a happy man." it climbed straight to the top and became the most played song on the radio for six straight weeks. ♪ and i can't ever tell you enough ♪ >> reporter: the music video has 43 million views. ♪ >> reporter: and hip hop star nellie even covered the song. reflecting its university message. >> i was pumped to see one of my favorite rappers growing up cover one of my songs, kind of like a crazy thing that happened. >> reporter: on tour outside of atlanta, he said he just wants to show fans a good time. >> here we go. >> i'm a fun songmaker. i love to make people smile. i also love to see them big burly dudes crying because of a
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song like "die a happy man." >> reporter: thomas rhett is a package deal. he's often on the road with lauren and shares their adventures on social media. when it comes to love, they seem to hold back little. >> lately when i've gone on stage and she always kisses me and says, go give the people what they want. and it has changed my whole morale on stage. i get out there and kill it. >> reporter: and that sounds like a happy man. for "cbs this morning," michelle miller, atlanta. ♪ a happy man >> i'm happy, too. you can watch the 51st academy of country music awards in las vegas right here on cbs, sunday night at 8:00, 7:00 central. it's so nice a man sings about a love for his wife or his woman. >> why not. >> a lot of men don't, charlie. they just don't. >> they don't sing about it. >> they don't sing about it, express it, tell it. >> do you feel like singing at
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the park game mine. the park became my strength. the park made me who i am. >> beyonce launched her leisure line ivy park with this video. moments later, luu lemon tweeted they do say imitation is the best form of flattery. maybe beyonce is so crazy in love with our brand, she made her own. the battle blew up online and lulu lemon deleted the tweet, tweeting the follow im they don't want take to on the bee
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palo alto-based tesla has unveiled its latest electric ca good morning, happy friday. 8:25. i'm frank mallicoat. in the headlines, tesla has unveiled its latest electric car and it's popular. the model 3 starts at $35,000. tesla has already taken 115,000 preorders yesterday. starting today a new state law allows women to get birth control without a prescription. there's no minimum age to get birth control. the pharmacies will not be required to do so. coming up on cbs this morning, chip reid looks into the obsession with a new eagle family that's captured the hearts of people all around the world. that story and more on our traffic and weather too for the weekend right after the break. if to oregon to see some lava in or volcanoes, you're probably gonna be disappointed.
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if you brdon't worry.suit to the oregon coast, someone will loan you a sweater. ♪ here's a look at traffic from the "kcbs traffic" center. we have been enjoying a really good ride all around the bay area this morning. especially at the bay bridge. let's take a look right now. live traffic here. you can see our spider is busy at work building a new web. and maybe conspiring to slow the traffic a bit. there is an accident now reported westbound on the incline of the bridge but it is on the shoulder. and earlier recurring problems here at the richmond/san rafael left us backed up but no longer now. back down to an eight minute trip time heading to san rafael
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out of the east bay. and speaking of the east bay here is a live look at the nimitz freeway. it looks great right now. it's going to look a lot worse this afternoon. remember, the warriors play tonight. game time 7:30. here's roberta with a look at the weather. >> good morning from our kpix 5 studios in san francisco. i'm roberta gonzales taking a look at your april first forecast for this friday. the skies are clear in san jose. in the background we have a layer of low clouds and fog pretty much squashed deck. that's going to scrub out. right now we are at 47 degrees in san jose. 41 in santa rosa. pretty much in the 40s. later today 50s, 60s all the way into the 70s as daytime highs. west winds 10 to 20. a bit breezy later. our extended forecast calls for a warming trend over the weekend. and then a brief cooldown before more warmth on tuesday. make it a great day.
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♪ ♪ ♪ you've got to let me know should i stay or should i go. let's stay, guys. let's stay. welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, america's fascination with junk. that's what we're talking about. should i stay or should i go. it's more than a $1 billion business, yes, billion with a "b." alison stewart is in our toyota green room with how our obsession with stuff has changed over generations. >> i can top that guest with this. look who is in our washington, d.c. bureau. an american bald eagle. some very special friends, littler ones, eaglets are landing huge audiences. we'll get into the craze surrounding washington's
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smallest stars a little bit later. right now it's time to show you some of this morning's headlines. "the new york times" remembers ground-breaking architect hadid. in 2004 she was the first one to win the nobel of architecture. some of her noted works include an opera house in china and london's olympic aquatic center. in an interview she spoke about whether she considers herself an artist. >> people call people like me an artist because it was a way of patronizing architects who did phenomenal work. there's an aspect, science, logic of space. i think it's a part of me which is an artist. >> a great loss. she was 65. >> the philadelphia enquirer reports on the city of brotherly
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love apologizing to the late baseball legend jackie robinson. he faced some of the worst racism in philadelphia back in 1947 when some members of the phillies hurled racial slurs. yesterday, the city council passed a resolution to celebrate april 15th to honor robinson's achievements. that's the day he broke the color barrier in baseball. >> good for them. "the new york post" tells bus a sudanese civil war survivor whose first ever ncaa bracket is missing one key item. james kiki tied for first place in yahoo!'s bracket challenge. he picked a lot of winners. the whole final four. can't win the $50,000 prize because he didn't pick a champion. >> what? >> he's very smart. i don't see syracuse in the final. i see the villanova in north carolina. >> we'll see if they get there. they're in the final four. >> he said he did it in five minutes but didn't get to it.
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he lives in syracuse. he's rooting now syracuse. >> some of us are rooting for north carolina. >> carolina blue. >> they have their own special color. >> seriously. >> cue the chris slick camp. >> we may not have jobs. >> i'm never going to come back, again, am i? look at these numbers. junk removal is nearly $1.5 billion industry. the container store brought in nearly $800 million in sales in 2014. everybody's been there and there are more than two dozen reality tv shows starring just junk. here's a look of our collective infatuation. >> it's not junkfy just bought it. >> it turns into junk after i've worn it and posted it on instagram. >> my cell phone is perpetually an antique. you have the pressure to buy the latest and greatest. >> no value, no value, no value.
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>> i have not found a great find yet. >> i have a junk drawer. i have a junk closet. garages. >> we're always buying something so we can be happy and get that next high. >> this is one of those items where the clouds open and like the heaven choir. ♪ >> with his treasure was her trash. it's all subjective. >> a conservative auction estimate today would be $8,000 to $10,000. >> for this? >> that's how you make junk. you never, never, never rid yourself of the things you don't need. so do it. free yourself. >> from junk. >> from junk. >> america! >> free yourself. >> free yourself is right, girls. alison stewart takes on this cluttered field in her new book called "junk" digging through america's love affair with stuff. alison, good morning to you. >> good morning. >> welcome back to cbs news for you. >> thank you. >> this is what i thought about your book. you know it's junk when you're embarrassed by it, it's broke,
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it can't be fixed, the sight of it scares little children. >> yes. we all still have it in our house. that's what happened to me. when my parents passioned away i had to clean out their basement like gen-xers and baby boomers. that basement, it was a junk situation. they accumulated so much. i would tell people what i was doing and the lady who did my nails to the lady who put bernie madoff behind bars, everybody had a junk story. my reporter radar went off. i thought what's going on in the 21st century. >> i was going to say, why are we doing it? >> it's an interesting matchup, i think, of generational issues going on right now. you have people like my folks born in 1929 who were taught to save. you have baby boomers who were taught to buy and it became cheaper to buy new than to fix.
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you have millennials, i went to a tiny house meetup. i said what about your pictures? they're here, my music is here and i share my car. we had a mashup of extra stuff going on. it's big business. let's be honest. >> how much of a business is it out there for others. >> one of the things i did i embedded with junk removal companies across the country. it's a corporate enterprise. 1-800-got-junk. i went to five cities, i rode along, cleaned out basements. people spend an enormous amount of money trying to get help getting stuff out of their house. >> you physically did it. >> i did. i rolled up my sleeves. >> what advice do you have for most of us who do collect too much? >> i think -- >> stop it. >> prevention. prevention. there are so many great professionals out there who are willing to help and who are quite compassionate. a lot of times people are meeting them at vulnerable points in their lives. i would also say prevention is
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key. and if you really want to clean out, bring a friend and don't touch it. that's a big part of the science. >> once you touch it, you have an attachment to it. >> once you give somebody -- it was a mug test. once they held the mug, they didn't want to give it back as opposed to the people who put the mug next to them. >> don't touch it. bring a friend. >> or move into a new york city apartment. >> then there's storage. >> you wrote the storage supplies are to junk what spanx are to the middle age spread. businesses like the container store are keeping us all in denial. >> you have to let it go. junk professionals will not say throw out or trash. they say let it go. they want people to have power over it. the idea one told me, people are holding on to the memory. it's not the thing. it's the memory. >> it reminds me of george carlin in "stuff." >> "junk" goes on sale today. >> coming up, eagles soaring in
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washington. i'm cheap reed in washington. coming up on "cbs this morning," you'll meet challenger and you'll be amazed,,
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four eaglets in the nation's capital continue to gain the world's attention. here's a look at two of the
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cameras following their progress. millions have been watching online. chip reid is in washington with how america is, again, embracing one of our national symbols. chip, good morning. >> well, good morning. this is challenger. a magnificent creature and they are with the american eagle foundation, working very hard to raise awareness about bald eagles, both null-grofull grown like challenger and babies. >> this webcam has allowed millions of people to feel like they're inside the eagles nest. for a breath taking close-up view as the first lady and mr. president watched over their eggs. and as the eaglets experienced the first moments of life outside the shell. there's been sibling rivalry and brotherly love. they even huddled together as their nest swayed in the wind. >> what's really fascinating is
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they get to see, really, the life story of an eagle family unfold before them. that's pretty amazing. >> dr. richard olsen is the director of the national a arbiratum. >> is this a picture of the nest. >> part of his job is to satisfy the endless curiosity of kids. >> it's hard to see right now but can you find the nest. >> up in that tree. >> across town at d.c.'s police academy, another nest is brimming with new life. parents liberty and justice with their two little ones also captured with an eagle cam and here it's not kids who can't seem to keep their eyes off the show. there are now just over 1,500 nests in the chesapeake bay area, 3 in d.c. but for half a century, the nation's capital was uninhabitable for the national symbol. that changed in the 1990s when a group of kids with the earth conservation corps helped clean up d.c.'s anacostia river and
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brought them back. twan woods was one of those children. now two decades later, he keeps watch and introduces new bird watchers to the club, including this sergeant. >> you can't help but smile. they're cute. we're people, too. >> eagles have captivated america from commercials to viral videos like this one of donald trump getting his feathers ruffled. which got almost 3 million views. but that's nothing compared to this eagle. ♪ whose bright stripes and bright stars ♪ >> challenger who for years has been an ambassador for the species. the star attraction soaring over crowds at major sporting events including nfl and major league baseball games. on friday he'll perform at constitution hall in washington. we caught up with challenger and
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trainer "a" while they practiced for the big moment. >> they're a symbol of power but they stand for everything we stand for as americans, freedom, independence, democracy and spirit. >> how big is the wing span of this bird? >> about a six-foot swing span. >> what does that mean? he's ready to fly? >> he's ready to fly. >> we saw that power eighth majesty up close. >> challenger knows exactly where he's going now. >> exactly. his eyes are fixed on to the flag. here he goes. ♪ >> al, you've been working with challenger for 27 years. what is most special about him? >> he's the first eagle in u.s. history trained to free fly in the stadiums during the "star-spangled banner" he was blown from a nest and people raised him. >> he thinks he's a human.
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>> he thinks he's a human. >> that's wonderful. if you want to try to help name the two nest lilings tweet #nam the nestlings. gayle? >> chip, he's a gorgeous guy. not talking about you. thank you, chip. we'll take a look at "all that matters",,,,,,,,,, ,, ,,,,,,,,,,
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>> rob gronkowski joined intake gram. >> gronk! >> instagram, baby! >> mr. cartoon trump, how do you respond to anderson cooper comparing you to a 5-year-old? >> anderson cooper is a dumb-dumb! >> you sound like an idiot. >> stephen, i have a lawyer and i will sue! ♪ >> she knows i love her when she wears yellow so she wears it whenever i have a chance. >> my job to make my man happy. >> that's right. >> retiring nba star kobe bryant threw his sweaty armband into the stands. the fan was so excited and decided to take a sniff. i hope it smells good! >> fourth time in history a team ranked tenths or lower has reached the final four. if the orange can't do it, i know chris is not happy in the control room. >> you're about to get yanked off the set! >> i know.
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i won't be back tomorrow. >> is there anything pete rose can do to lead to his reinstatement? >> i think he has a pretty good idea what he has to do. >> we didn't hear. what did he say? >> one of the things is his inability to stay away from betting on baseball. >> so no sunscreen and this equals that? >> yes, this is what we're saying. >> that is bad! wow! >> they said you're putting that on tv? right, i am. ♪ going to kansas city kansas city here i come ♪ >> do you feel like singing? >> i love you. >> kiss you like charlie rose? >> charlie rose. we were talking about charlie rose! >> i'm sorry. >> jordan spieth! >> if you were hitting that ball blind, close your eyes. >> close lmy eyes? >> close your eyes. >> watch out. >> look at that! ♪
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is facing a texting scandalr the second time. the d-a sa good morning. i'm frank mallicoat. it's 8:55. here are your headlines right now. the san francisco police department is facing a texting scandal for the second time. the d.a. says a small group of officers exchanged racist and homophobic messages last year. california lawmakers have approved a hike in the minimum wage to $15 an hour. once it's signed by the governor of california, we'll be the first state to commit such a large pay increase for lower income workers. and starting today a new state law allows women to get birth control without a prescription. no minimum age to get birth control. the pharmacies will not be forced to offer the services. how about your forecast? here's roberta with more on that. from our kpix 5 studios in san francisco, good morning, everyone. let's go ahead and take a look at the city by the bay, the
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city of san francisco where the skies have been clearing after a patchy deck of low clouds and fog earlier this morning. right now the coast is not clear. we still have overcast conditions at 50 in pacifica, 51 livermore. later today we are talking about numbers in the 50s at the beaches, partly sunny in the peninsula and santa clara valley. 60s and low 70s. east of the bay 68 in san ra mow, loan 70s in brentwood. north bay numbers very breezy 58 degrees in stinson beach. 76 degrees in lakeport. west winds 10 to 20 miles per hour today. and it's a dry mild warm weather pattern each day through the weekend. and then another warming trend on tuesday. george rask in the house with traffic up next.
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here's a live look at traffic from the kpix 5 "kcbs traffic" center. we have enjoyed a really nice commute this morning. and we're finishing it off just, as well. take a look here at the bay bridge toll plaza. even with the recent accident on the incline section, there's no backup. no delay. and no problem as you work your way westward. the metering lights likely have been deactivated. and for your trip here to the golden gate bridge, it was a little bit ago and will be again time to time sluggish in the northbound direction. remember there's lots of traffic heading up towards vista point. also remember that if you are driving in san francisco tonight, remember that the bay bridge series game starts at 7:30 this evening.
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so expect extra traffic there.
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