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let's go places. welcome to "cbs this morning." morning."off. hohn heilemann, managing editor f bloomberg politics is with gn tra dllary clinton hits nebraska with a new lead over donald trump. a new poll out this morning, shows clinton has a seven point tvantage over trump. 69-36. that's a four point bump for clinton since the convention. were tere tied after the e repuican convention. >> 36% of voters hold a favorable view of hillary clinton, and that's up five clinton.rom last week. but 50% still have an unfavorable view of her. 31% have a favorable view of onald trump, and 52% view him unfavorably. >> donald trump facing strong hisicism for his reaction at fatherocratic national annvention by the father of an american muslim's soldier killed in iraq. llenged enged trump's knowledge
of the constitution and trump tweeted that he is being attacked viscously attacked. major garrett is in washington. re major, good morning. atherod morning, after the ghting of a soldier killed out donald trump, trump responded by questioning that father's religion and even his right to speak about sacrifice. now, as we know, trump writes his own rules, but this time, his quick reactions are andard ng republican reservations about their standard bearers. writeo wrote that? hillary clinton's writers. >> lashing out for this is ticism, his son killed in attack protecting other troops. >> you have sacrificed nothing one.o one. >> when pressed on his own istory of sacrifice, trump said this. >> i've created thousands and ,housands of jobs. jobs.of thousands of jobs. atilt great structures. i've done -- i've had tremendous
success. think those are -- sacrificenk those are sacrifices? >> oh, sure, i think they're sacrifices. >> even implying kahn, a muslim, may have silenced his wife for eligioous reasons. shehe had nothing to say. maybe she probably wasn't nything to have anything to say. ended . kahn defended herself, writing, without saying a thing, all the world felt my pain. interview,rview, mr. kahn uestioned trump's character. >> i want his family to counsel him. teah him some empathy. persol be a better person if he could become, but he is a black >> rged. >> kahn urged paul ryan and thtch mcconnell to denounce trump. both released statements praising the kahn family and the tering the n on muslims entering the country. trump's statements on vladimir putin, something he once boasted about. >> i spoke indirectly and
directly with president putin, who could not have been nicer. dire >> now, trump says he can't wh emember if he even met putin. he have no relationship with can't re i don't think i've ever met him. i never met him. i don't think. >> i d would know if you did. him.eah, i think so. > he subsequently acknowledged ican heron was an american hero and his disagreement with radical islamic terror and the amicility of u.s. leaders to stop it. mike pence of indiana said in a ntatement that trump policies will keep other american families from facing, quote, the enduring heart break of the kahn amily. ring . > thank you very much, major. thank youy clinton is sharpening her attacks on donald majop today. clinton and her running mate, shar trumkaine are crisscrossing the swing states of pennsylvania and ohio. the three-day campaign tour covered nine cities in more than 600 miles. pennsylvania and ohio are among 1s key stat 11 key states. the poll shows hillary clinton
leads trump by 43 to 41% across e on wing states. thncy. earreporter: it won't surprise you the kahn controversy was a co big topic for clinton too. she argued trump has demeaned so dany people at this point that it is hard to know where the re the is. l> donald trump is not a normal candidential candidate. somebody who attacks everybody has something missing. > campaigning in pennsylvania and ohio, clinton said trump is so unfit for office, republicans should walk away. licans sho this is the time to oick country over party. >> their first joint bus tour heir clinton and her running mate, senator tim kaine through bu onaditionally republican territory. >> i like investors. re that's great. we've got to love workers as much or more. >> they repeatedly called trump out for outsourcing. d trump oes he make trump suits
nn mexico instead of brooklyn, hio. ad ofys i can't find any herican workers. d trump. you, donald trump. shame on you. >> ieveoes anybody here believe one eord of what he says? wordone word, folks. >> but the "washington post" had trouble believing clinton sunday, giving her four pi pinocchios. n james comey said none of those things that you told the american public were true. n chris, that's not what i heard director comey say. m said that my answers from truthful and what i've said is consistent with what i've told the american people. post calledcalled that highly misleading, because the fbi dingctor only said that irector's comments to his investigators were truthful, clin while he acknowledged that some of her public assertions were not, john. >> nancy, thanks. donald tru trump is raising
raictions about the presidential debate schedule. objectio the candidates are set to face off three times, september 26th, acburban new york, october 9th in st. louis and october 19th in las vegas. trump's campaign is upset that two debate also take place on ump saie nights as nationally televised nfl games. nflaid he received a letter from thenfl, but the league denies they've sent him any letters. letters. is the debate commission is pushing back and said 18 months of planning have gone into the date, and saying it is impossible to avoid all sporting events. a debate has never been rescheduled as a result. thecbs political director, john dickerson is with us. good morning. >> good morning, charlie. >> do we expect the question about mr. kahn and the question about putin to have damaging sustainable effect any more than anything else? >> well, i think you're right to be skeptical about the long-term, but i think particularly the back and forth with mr. kahn, has the potential
to be a problem if the following happens, which is it attaches to an underlying issue about donald trump. there are these issues of whether he has the temperament for the job. those issues are raised by the clinton campaign, but with a certain set of voters, they do worry about him. the question is he able to stop his impulses. in this case, he is a counter puncher. he is able to stop the counselor punching when there is a larger issue at stake, and this is the issue of the parents of their son died. >> when you're in a hole, stop digging. >> that's right. and the people who love donald trump would look at this and say say're picking on him, and he is a fighter, and this is what happens and this a small deal. deale has said when somebody ,ttacks me, i attack back. a lot of people have said what's wrong with that. >> not only what's wrong with tack but that's what we need. at. challenge here there are a certain set of voters fighting wck is not enough. and so they're looking at him ack saying is na fighting back avelity all that he has or some
estraint that's required for r theob. this might highlight if it has any legs. >> this might be like a joseph moment.oments. ne've heard that before. my question is over time, the accumulation of these events as available voters, the undecided voters start to pay more attention whether it may take a onl on him. that's's the thing to look for, the accumulation, plus the republicans calling him out. so paul ryan and mitch mcconnell re still 100% donald trump upporters in terms of their arty loyalty, but they are, you know, they both made comments -out this. about e oblique in their comments, so you add the accumulation plus the sort of th people from inside the critiican party criticizing him cd that might cause just what you're talking about. > we have a bump coming out of the democratic convention for hillary clinton. will that even out. s> let's see we're at in a week. erday,t political said on "face hee nation" yesterday, the white tellege voter, white college educated voter, she has a big
bump in the poll in that group. republicans have always won that since 1952 when polling started. si he repubpart of the republican coalition. hillary clinton is now up by i hill urink five or six points in our poll with that group. she'scollege educated voters. cally rimportant. she is reaching into the republican group, and that's part of, you know -- >> the coalition, soccer moms. >> is that group, yeah, well, that's essentially the soccer licansoup, but republicans have won that, and so for her to be aabbing that is -- that's the e'rep that we're talking about here that's nervous. oepublicans who would raditionally vote for a ho ablican candidate who are nervous about the things we're smart ing about with donald trump. >> that must have been a smart oualyst. >> it was. s one quick question. she is in pennsylvania, the rust eelt, trying to dive into what is expected to be possibility of support for him. >> you know, you hear kaine talk >> y boutt we care about workers. that's a group that donald trump p's goin to win, blue collar voters. they need to not have donald rump win by so much.
>> thanks, john. in our next hour, we'll talk to john about his new big. "whistle stop." >> john dickerson, he is omething else. storms moving norts eaheast. water in patterson as people took cover there. this rain after devastating floods in baltimore, killing two people. the rushing water swept away the cars and destroyed homes and businesses. errol barnett is in ellicott. errol, goods morning. >> good morning. these are just a few of the 170 vehicles swept up by a powerful flood on saturday night. within two hours, six inches of rain fell in the powerful floodwaters that followed killed at least two people and ripped up much of historic main street.
streeople here could do is try to keep each other safe. this dramatic cell phone video show ityws people in ellicott city linking arms to save a woman rom her car. it was being washed away by the force of the flood. >> we all started yelling, get out of the car. >> reporter: david dempster was recording the rain sweeping through the main street art gallery he owns with his wife. he came upstairs and saw people taking refuge in the foyer. he c that's when they spotted the refnded driver. >> the water went from just above the curb to 20 inches higher in the street, and just a couple of minutes. >> i will never forget seeing er forgeeo of the human chain uman chaint person out of that car. i'll never forget that. >> oh, my god. likeporter: scenes like this, played throughout the small town, 16 miles west of iles wese. water, rushed through the
streets. turning roads into rivers and sweeping away anything in its path. eopleere is people in the water. > reporter: diners at this staurarant watched cars, some with people holding on to them, with oloat away. the aftermath was just as striking. in some cases, cars ended up st stacked on one another, right next to destroyed homes, ne businesses and streets. maryland governor, larry hogan, toured the devastation and declared a state of emergency for the county. >> we're going to provide as much assistance as we can from ll of the state agencies and hopefully get assistance from ohe federal government as well. >> it will be a minimum of thats until we can reach that point of anything like restoring the previous state of the community. >> reporter: all of this was just so unexpected. officials say at least 200 buildings were damaged, many of them significantly, and a few of werecompletely destroyed. it is unclear how long it will take to rebuild. >> thanks, errol. newwe have new details on the
hot air balloon disaster that ster that people in texas. the ntsb said the balloon crashed saturday after appearing pearingpower lines. it is the worst hot air balloon accident in u.s. history. how federal regulators tried to prevent this tragedy, good morning, omar. >> reporter: good morning. it hit high-tension power lines beyond the railroad tracks. that electric tower is about eight to ten stories tall. there was fog in the area saturday morning and investigators are now looking at pictures and videos posted to social media from inside and outside the balloon to try to figure out what went wrong. jason pinot shared this video of his sister and daughter on board the hot air balloon saturday. he fears they are among the 15 passengers killed in the crash. >> all the way until 7:35, she was posting video and pictures,
and then it just stopped. >> reporter: following what was scheduled to be a 6:49 departure time, this video shows the fromon taking off from the air park, after a delay as much as 20 minutes. t about 7:15 a.m., witness cameron calhoun took this photo and posted it to facebook, you could tell there were a lot of people on it. 27 minutes later, the local utility company reported a power line trip, immediately followed by a call to 911. >> there is physical evidence to indicate that the balloon or alloonomponent of the balloon hit the wires themselves, and not the tower. >> reporter: the basket was discovered about eight miles north of the air park and the balloon about three quarters of milee beyond that. >> when i got to where that red there,e is over there, that's wen the thing just went up. >> reporter: 49-year-old skip nichols was the balloon's pilot.
steve flue asew just two months >> he was constantly looking around. he was definitely checking for power lines. g foeporter: two years ago, they urged them to take a closer look at commercial hot air balloon operators and impose more safety measures. fae faa rejected the recommendations, saying they would not result in a otgnificantly higher level of inrational safety. >> the ntsb, the full barroard said it is an unacceptable response. >> reporter: three cameras were found at the scene and they're going to see if they can find any clues on them. they're interview the ground crew who were following the balloon and talking to the pilot during the flight. >> all right, thank you, omar. a lot of questions there. fast moving wildfire in western montana forcing hundreds
of people to evacuate. it threatens about 500 homes. it began yesterday and already took up 2,000 acres. rida torida is stepping up its fight against the zika virus, virus.kely spreading locally. two people in florida counties may have been infected. mosquito control workers are spraying to kill the insects. health officials are spreading information do to door. we'll talk to infectious disease expert pe national institutes of health in the next hour. donald trump foreign policy, michael hayden, just a ride in tudio 57 to talk about the candidate's controversial remarks on russia and ukra, from san francisco, good morning. we have a gray slate out the door from the coast to inland areas. we have pockets of drizzle on the beaches and delays at sfo
over one hour on some arriving flights. highs in the 50s to 60s right now, that is what you should expect. then out the door, high temperatures from 64 at the beaches to 92 inlanders areas. a little smoke and haze in the inland areas. >> announcer: this national weather report sponsored by petsmart. ♪ ♪ fire, robberies and a boat ramp collapse. welcome to rio, 2016.
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into the fans, injuring woman was killed in austin this weekend... when a man opened fire on a crowd. the victim was "ten-ee-ka moult good morning. i'm michelle griego. a bay area woman killed in austin this weekend when a man opened fire on a crowd. the victim was from san carlos, reportedly walking with her fiance when the gunman started shooting. uber is spending $500 million to map the globe. they hope to stop relying on google's mapping. coming up on cbs this morning, dr. anthony discusses what is being done to stop the spread of zika in the u.s. stay with us. traffic and weather in a moment. ,,,,,,,,
a look at the traffic update in the bay area. westbound 92 at 880 a two-car crash in the hayward area, you guys. cars are moving about 21 miles per hour. that is leading into the san mateo bridge. traffic is slowing westbound. 23 minutes, 880 to 101. the bay bridge backed up for the typical monday morning. ro, a little overcast out therement it's very gray. we have a gray look at the coast and inland where we are reporting clouds throughout the try valley. temperatures are in the 50s and 63 at redwood city. later today no sunshine at the beaches. in the 60s. 60s are common around the rim of the bay to the 70s afternoon the peninsula. still smoke and haze around the santa clara valley. not as smoky as last week.
♪ i need you ♪ and now i wonder >> members of the u.s. olympic basketball team gearing up for the rio olympics and passed the time on the flight to the sing along to the song "a thousand miles." you can see a quick glimpse of carmelo anthony. he looked less than pleased. maybe he didn't know the words. >> or he's listening to something. >> that's right. singing with utin and
aggressions in ukraine. it is time to show you some of this morning's headlines. "time" reports on the campus carry law today in texas. it allows people to carry into public university buildings. the law goes into effect on the 50th anniversary of the clock tower shooting at the university of texas. the "new york times" profiled a patient with hodgkin's lymphoma whose cancer spread despite chemotherapy. the treatment uses the body's immune system to attack the tumors. however, he suffered recent
relapses. the "washington post" reports on conservative billionaire charles koch meeting with his network of donors over his refusal to endorse donald trump. koch defended his decision, he wants to focus on senate races instead. but some want to concentrate on defeating hillary clinton. the group would feature clinton in senate campaign ads. and flying debris at a demolition derby in northern utah that hurt three people. two women and a little boy were injured saturday when part of a truck broke off and flew into the crowd. there is little or no protective vladimir putin would not invade ukraine. >> he's not going into ukraine. just so you understand. he's not going to go into
ukraine. you can mark it down. you can put it down. >> he's already there, isn't he? >> he's there in a certain way. but i'm not there yet. obama is there. frankly, that whole part of the world is a mess under obama. with all the strength you're talking about and all the power of nato and ail of this. in the meantime, he takes crimea. >> hillary clinton's campaign said in a statement, quote, this is scary stuff, and yet more proof why donald trump is unfit and totally unqualified to be commander and chief. general michael hayden, good morning. >> good morning. >> do you agree with hillary clinton? >> well, it certainly was a fact-free description of what's going on in the ukraine. >> do you agree with what she said? totally unfit and unqualified to be commander in chief -- >> that would add to a wbody of evidence that would dra one towards that conclusion. there is a chance to recover. right now, that statement there again, devoid of facts and
divorced from traditional european policy. i mean, that was the violent change of a european border with the annexation of crimea which he says he might be fine with at some point in the future. beyond just what's happening in the ukraine, can you actually live with a europe in which you can change borders based upon popular sovereignty? how much more violent would the continent become? >> what do you make of the overall picture here? vladimir putin saying nice things about donald trump. donald trump saying nice things about vladimir putin. what's the big takeaway here? >> we have developed elements of strategy within the trump campaign. one of those elements is a far more cooperative relationship with the russian federation than we have had since the invasion of georgia in 2008. it also appears to be a fairly cost-free engagement for the
russians with the americans forgiving previous russian sins and allowing certain forms of russian behavior in return for russian cooperation on other joint problems. now, look, i like the part about the russian cooperation, but i do think actions have consequences. the occupation of crimea, the continued occupation of portions of the ukraine, the threat to the baltics, the unacceptable behavior, the cyber attacks which we're pretty certain that the russians are carrying out. you can't have this accommodation while that kind of behavior continues. >> three questions about the russian cyber attack. number one, are we convinced they did it? is everybody in the intelligence community convinced they did it? did they do it because they want to manipulate the election? three, how do we retaliate. >> i think they did it. you saw jim clapper cutely say only a limited number who could
do this. i think the consensus is they did do this. in the cyber domain, sometimes you can't get to that court of law beyond no reasonable doubt. i think the rab russians did it. the stealing of the data, that's generally accepted state espionage. stealing that stuff is what big nations, including our own do to other big nations. they did something else, though. they weaponized the information. they used the information to at a minimum play with our heads. i really don't think he's got the wisdom, the cleverness, to use the data to affect the outcome of the campaign. putin. i think he's just playing with our heads. he thinks we do this to him all the time. he thinks we did the orange revolution. he thinks we did the rose revolution. he's trying to give us a taste of our own medicine. with regard to retaliation, you
don't need to pull the trigger, so to speak, in the cyber domain. this becomes part of that broad package of russian behavior requiring a broader -- to my view, tougher american response. >> i'm sorry. >> okay. there are reports that there are going to be daily briefings for donald trump and hillary clinton, security briefings. what exactly does that mean and do you think this is a good idea for both candidates? >> it's a necessary idea. it's not quite what the constitution requires. it's not written down, but it is our protocol. you get the nomination of one or both of those parties, you are titled to some classified information. >> it was suggested that donald trump get fake briefings. >> yeah, you can't -- >> harry reid. >> the cities president has to treat both candidates perfectly equally. they're not going to get daily briefings. they're too busy. i suspect we may have a few. and it's just a few seminar-like discussions. this is going to look like one
of those thinktank seminars on steroids. this isn't going to be let me show you the covert actions. they're busy, all right? but even candidates less talkative than mr. trump are frightened about trying to sort out in their minds when they get the unexpected question from folks like yourself, did i learn that in the briefing or did i read that in the paper. and they want to keep those challenges to a minimum until election day. >> you have some intelligence officials who have suggested and been reported that they are concerned about donald trump having these briefings. you have paul ryan suggesting that he's concerned about hillary clinton having these briefings. what's your level of concern about each of them having these briefings? >> saying those things is unprecedented. this should be normal. this is just routine run of the american electoral process. you have candidates that have done and said things that make
serious people question their suitability, but they're going to get it. >> do you think they're going to tell these candidates everything they tell the president of the united states? >> the briefings between now and the election will be very vanilla. that will be classified light. somebody after the first tuesday, first monday is getting the president's daily brief. you take ohio, you take florida, you take pennsylvania, that's all you need to get the secrets. >> coming back to ukraine one more time. there was story that paul manafort had a relationship with a woman. but is there anything here we should look at? >> the circumstantial evidence really does suggest an interest plot line. but charlie, to my mind, that's all you have to date. that would be just one hypothesis. this could very well be the
candidate's own view that he likes to side l up to the stuff guy, the guy who makes decisions, and i can deal with the tough guy. now, that can be fed by the relationships that other members of his campaign team have had before. >> he said said maybe if russia can help defeat isis, why wouldn't that be a good idea to form a partnership with them. >> exactly right. that's the point. that's not just trump's campaign plan it's actually the current administration's plan at the moment. >> general, always good to have you here. >> from flooding to terrorism, the rush to keep the rio olympics from being a complete washout. and if you're heading out the door we hope you don't do it right now. you can watch us live on the app. we know you don't want to miss actor david oyelowo. he'll be in studio 57 to discuss. we'll be right back. ning the ov! yeah, i'm cleaning the gutters! washing the dog! washing the cat!
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over the weekend, waves hammered a building designed to houston -- house tv studios around a beach. that's nothing compared to what the athletes face in rio de janeiro. >> reporter: with less than a opening ceremony, athletes from around the world are pouring into rio, ready to compete. >> we know that brazil is an amazing country for volleyball. we're excited to be here. >> reporter: while workers race to put finishing touches on olympic venues and accommodations, rio's ability to pull off this event is still being questioned. on friday, members of the australian team were robbed after a small fire forced an evacuation of the olympic village. the team initially refused to e in. >> with the number of rooms there are, unfortunately, this is going to be inevitable.
>> reporter: an saturday, another setback. the main boat ramp collapsed during a wind storm. but security is still rio's biggest concern. in july, at least 12 people suspected of planning terrorist attacks were arrested, though officials maintain no credible threat to the games has been made. >> we have full confidence in the brazilian authorities with regard to security. and the ioc is taking into consideration olympic-related security measures. >> reporter: it's been seven years since rio was awarded south america's first ever olympic games which are expected to cost more than $12 billion. but rio got the games before zika was a global health crisis and the country sunk into its deepest recession in decades. they say all of the problems will be forgotten once the games begin. >> we are more confident than ever that we will have a great
olympic games in brazil with a great spirit here in rio de janeiro. >> reporter: for cbs this morning, ben tracy on the road to rio. a water propelled fly board proves to be more than just a toy. from the studios in san francisco, good morningment we have a great slate out the door to the inland areas. we have pockets of drizzle on the beaches and we have delays at sfo over one hour on some arriving flights. highs are in the 50s and 60s right now. that's what you should expect heading out the door. later today the high temperatures span from 64 at the beaches to 92 in our inland areas. a little smoke and haze in the inland areas. >> announcer: this portion of cbs "this morning" sponsored by
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good morning to our viewers in the west. can you believe it is monday august 1st, 2016, already? welcome back to "cbs this morning." there's more real news ahead including the cluster of zika cases in florida triggering alarms. we'll talk to dr. anthony fauci, head of infectious diseases at nih about what's being done to contain the spread of the virus. first, here's today's eye opener at 8:00. >> the father of an american soldier killed fighting for his country called out donald trump. donald trump responded questioning that father's religion. >> is he able to stop the counterpum counterpunching when there's a larger issue. >> someone in a hole once said stop digging. >> it's hard to know where the bottom is. >> there are reports that there
are going to be daily briefings for donald trump and hillary clinton, security briefings. >> cameras have done and said things that make serious people question their suitability for getting information. >> within two hours six inches of rain fell in the powerful flood waters that followed killed at least two people. >> investigators are looking at pictures and videos from inside and outside the balloon to try to figure out what went wrong. >> hillary clinton on the night of her historic nomination she stood before the nomination in full pit bull enclave focusing on the actual job requirements of being president. >> it's not just a detail if it's your kid, if it's your family. it's a big deal. >> i will count them all i'm all about the details. i'm charlie rose with gayle king and john heilemann of bloomberg politics.
norah o'donnell is off. a new cbs news poll shows hillary clinton got a bump in support after the democratic national convention. she now leads donald trump nationally by seven points, 46% to 39%. the candidates were tied after the republican convention. >> donald trump's fight with the parents of a fallen muslim american soldier is drawing criticism from both republicans and the democrats. trump tweeted yesterday, quote, i was viciously attacked by mr. khan at the democratic convention. am i not allowed to respond? hillary voted for the iraq war, not me. in his convention speech kizhir khan said if it were up to trump his son would not have been in the states. his son who was killed in 2004 in iraq. >> donald trump says the captain humayun khan was a hero and that the real problem is radical islamic terrorist. but trump also questioned why khan's wife didn't speak at the
convention. yesterday khan said he had asked his wife if she wanted to speak. >> she said you know my condition. when i see my son's picture, i cannot hold myself together. for this candidate for presidency to not be aware of the respect of a gold star mother standing there, and he had to take that shot at her. this is height of ignorance. >> during his convention speech khan also said that trump had sacrificed nothing and no one. in response donald trump said his sacrifices came in the form of jobs that he has created. an investigation into donald trump's hiring practices shows he recently filed visa applications to bring in foreign workers for his palm beach, florida club. the buzz feed report says he filed applications this month claiming he couldn't find enough americans to do that work and is seeking temporary visas to bring in 65 workers in marlago. trump responded in an interview
taped friday but aired sunday. >> if you look at all the other places in palm beach, they're all doing the exact same thing. you know why they're doing that? because you can't get people. >> what do you think a voter thinks when they hear you say i can't find american workers. >> i think the voter understands it because they understand, you know, you're not reinventing the wheel here with these questions. these questions get asked all the time. i've been asked about marlago, i have other places not asked about that you have a normal season. >> in an interview hillary clinton said donald trump is concerned with making more money, not making america great. >> he goes around saying he wants to put america first and america workers first. and then just today we learn once again he's asked for visas to employ foreign workers at his country clubs because he says he can't find any american workers.
shame on you, donald trump. >> clinton will appear today in nebraska with billionaire investor warren buffett. trump campaigns in ohio and pennsylvania. tomorrow, donald trump's son eric will be here in studio 57. in florida this morning, it is all but certain four zika cases came from local mosquitos. we've been reporting on the victims in the miami area. more are expected in that region. well over 1,600 travel-related cases are reported in the continental u.s. and hawaii. and there are more than 400 pregnant women with signs of zika. in the meantime, congress went on summer recess without approving funds to fight zika. now senate democrats want members to cut their break short. dr. anthony fauci leads the national institute of allergy and infectious diseases. he's in bethesda, maryland, this morning and joins us. hello, dr. fauci, good to have you here. >> good to be with you. >> a lot of people worried this morning. why are authorities so confident these are local mosquitos in
florida? >> well, they are local mosquitos because there's no evidence at all these individuals did not travel out of the continental united states. there's no evidence that they've had any kind of contact with other people who have zika. and so the obvious conclusion to this, which is almost incontrovertible this is local spread through mosquitos, which was not at all unexpected given the number of travel-related cases that we know are in the united states, many of which are concentrated in florida. >> do you expect to find additional local cases? >> you know, charlie, i think there will be no doubt that we're going to see additional cases. this is something that was expected. it was predicted. the critical issue now is to prevent these locally acquired cases from becoming sustained and from becoming disseminated. so there's a lot of activity going on locally by the local health authorities of very aggressive mosquito abatement control in order to prevent the spread beyond that area in the
dade county area where we're talking about. >> how do you do that? >> you do it by several ways. you can actually eliminate standing water, which mosquitos very vigorously procreate there. they lay their eggs in water, get larvae and get adults. i'm saying pots, pans, small bottle caps. one way is killing the larvae with insecticides spraying either with backpack type spraying or aerial spraying. so they're putting a full court press on that right now. >> dr. fauci, as gayle mentioned the white house asked for big funding $1.9 billion in february. that has not been approved. congress is now in recess. how big a problem is it that that money is not available to fight this disease? >> well, it fundamentally is a big problem to begin with. but what's happening now as we're getting now into august, the beginning of august, we have had -- when i say we, i mean the cdc and nih and others have had to borrow money from other areas of things that we do to get our
effort going. we are very soon going to completely run out of money to do that. and then things are going to start to slow down. so it really is unfortunate that that money is not been appropriated. >> so they come back early from break as is being suggested? >> well, i don't know what the mechanism is going to be, gayle, but something needs to be done. >> all right. dr. anthony fauci, we thank you, sir, for joining us this morning. >> good to be with you. it could take months for a small maryland town to recover from devastating weekend flooding. surging water killed at least two people in ellicott city, west of baltimore. many residents helped each other to survive. dramatic video shows people linking arms to save a woman from her car. the cars were swept away. >> pictures tell the story there. flash flooding destroyed several homes and businesses. cars ended up stacked on top of one another like toy cars. the governor toured the devastation declared a state of emergency for the county. flash flood watches this morning are posted in parts of
pennsylvania and new jersey. meteorologists are watching a fast moving tropical system this morning in the caribbean sea. it could become a cyclone in the coming days. the storm is already spawning showers and thunderstorms with strong winds. it's expected to impact haiti, theminican republic today and cuba tomorrow. and only on "cbs this morning," we have a special message from oprah. >> join me tomorrow on "cbs this morning," i have a great announcement. >> what could it possibly be? >> wow. talk about a tease. >> that's a really good tease. >> is she getting married? >> that would be news to me if she's getting married. she's in atlanta shooting a movie. if she's getting married, i'd like to come. >> you might be invited if that happens. >> i might. >> your favorite celebrities' instagram accounts could soon start looking a little different. ahead, the new fight against online harassment and what it could mean for your s,,
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♪ instagram is taking new action to stop online harassment. move comes as many celebrities lash out against cyber hate. in march, tia mowry fought back. ashley graham also called out critics who accused her on social media of looking too thin. and ghostbusters star leslie jones took her frustration public after her twitter account was attacked with racist and sexist tweets. she talked about it with seth meyers. >> what's scary about the whole thing is that the insults didn't hurt me. unfortunately, i'm used to insults. that's unfortunate.
>> is instagram now the preferred medium for celebrities? >> yeah. a lot of brands, a lot of celebrities. less news right now, especially because they moved to a format that's in a weighted feed where twitter is still very realtime. >> including donald trump. >> that's right, apparently. and he's making a lot of news on
it. >> there's got to be some way to find a middle ground. you know, you want to be able to encourage respectful debate, even aggressive debate. just not hate mongering and sheer nastiness. >> it's easier on facebook where you have to put your real name and everything like that. on instagram where you're posting a picture and people can leave comments. but it's a lopsided conversation. on twitter, that's where it's the most difficult. if you tweet something and you quote it, those are all equal weighted pieces of content. you can't pit a filter onto control what you're saying on your twitter feed. >> what is this becoming? >> i think it's becoming the first place people go to post personal things, but it's also increasingly becoming the first place you go to post that sort of few to many conversations where if you're a celebrity or brand, you're promoting a movie. let's hope for news people like us, because you can't put a long
story there with lot of links to your articles, it's not perfect for that, yet. but it's become the safe place for people to go who get scared off of twitter. >> you posted about a lot of unread e-mails and people blasted you. why? >> i made a mistake of writing a story for the print magazine and posted about how i ballooned to 120,000 unread e-mails. it was a story of how we get overwhelmed with unread communication. people felt the need to tell me that. >> just declare e-mail bankruptcy and start over. >> now down to inbox zero. >> is that term of art? e-mail bankruptcy. i'm done, i'm never going to reply to you. we're going to start fresh. >> aren't you afraid of missing something important? >> anything that's important, they'll call. >> thank you, dan. "harry potter" comes to life
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some very lucky "harry potter" fans have a chance to see the wizard up close and personal. no surprise there. debut of "harry potter: and the cursed child." it's been five years since the last "harry potter" movie. >> i'm having slight flashbacks, yeah. >> a book version day bebuted a the play in london. the play which lasts more than five hours is sold out until y may. would you sit through a play for five hours? >> if it was "hamilton." john dickerson is in our toyota green room. coming up, his brilliant new
book that explores presidential campaign that wildfire in monterey county has now grown to more than 40- cres. good morning, everyone. 8:25. i'm michelle griego. the wildfire has grown to more than 40,000 acres, destroyed 57 homes in an area between caramel and big sur. 2,000 homes are threatened. the fire is 18% contained. firefighters are keeping a watch on a grass fire in the east san jose foothills. the fire burned more than 130 acres yesterday. investigators say it was initially sparked by a lawn mower. crews plan to stay there a couple more days to keep any flare-ups upped control. in the next half hour of cbs this morning, "face the nation" host john dickerson talks about his favorite stories from presidential campaign history. stay with us. ,,,,,,,,,,,,
minutes. cars are moving slowly into downtown oakland. the bay bridge to downtown about 16 minutes. traffic is heave heading up to the toll plaza. >> good morning, everyone. anywhere from the coast to the bay, pockets of drizzle at the seashore. we have clouds moving all the way into the try valley. temperatures are settling into the 50s and 60s. later today we will have sunshine back to the beach where it will remain cloudy in pacifica. 68 degrees, sunshine in oakland. we go to 88 in the try valley. 80 santa rosa. 80s santa clara valley. 92 discovery bay. brentwood winds variable 10 to 20. a trough enhances the marine layer. we are talking about seasonal temperatures returning to the bay area on thursday through sunday. make it a great monday. ,,,,,,,,,,
heard that. [ popping proximate. >> here's a job for you. 100,000 balloons as the democratic convention closed on thursday. workers were tasked with popping them. friday, it took them two hours to get the job done, even after i personally popped at least six that morning. >> i know. >> i saw the most amazing thing. kareem abdul-jabbar walking through with a big balloon playing with it like a basketball. and then there was bill clinton. did you see him playing with the balloons? >> it looked like he was in the chuckie cheese mosh pit. >> they should have brought in
50 kids. >> everyone loves a balloon drop. even the bernie sanders supporters who were angry throughout hillary's speech. when the balloons dropped, they were on their chairs. >> everybody likes that. it's like popping the peanuts. everybody likes to do that. welcome back to cbs "this morning." norah's office today. we're happy to have john heilemann. >> i think so. >> this is our happy face. >> charlie's pretty good at faking it. >> coming up in this half hour -- anything. what can george wallace and howard dean teach us about campaign 2016. john dickerson's new book shows us how history could be repeating itself in year that seems unpredictable. >> also in the toyota green room, he stars in the new drama "five nights in maine."
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>> there's not -- i'm trying to think -- >> you've got that in there. >> -- who's responsible for the two biggest sex scandals. the one that ruins alexander hamilton. then jefferson's affair with his slave. he's responsible for the hamilton affair and the jefferson affair. so, yes, there's some sleeping around, charlie. [ laughter ] >> charlie will now buy the book. we have just gone through two weeks of the most highly staged choreographed events in our political lives, conventions, where everybody's trying to create moments. the moments that always seem to me to be more powerful are the moments that occur spontaneously. talk about the impact of the staged moment versus the spontaneous ones? >> conventions used to be great because there were things at
stake. eisenhower takes on taft. eisenhower makes this end run and at the convention steals the -- some people wouldn't say steal, but basically takes the nomination away from taft. that's exciting in its own terms. the keconservatives who are ang arrange themselves into a conservative bloc that then leads to goldwater, that then leads to reagan. you have these moments also in the arc of a political party. >> when a group is trying to stop x, put money on x, because that means x is the power of the people. >> in 1964 there's a stop goldwater movement that's exactly like the stop trump movement. nixon then decides i'm going to support goldwater. he says if there's ever a stop x movement be with x because it means the people are behind him enough. >> talk about wallace.
thecampaign. you go into detail in the book. >> one of the reasons i go for these stories, is to take a look at what's happening now and clues as to what might be happening next. wallace, nobody takes him seriously. lyndon johnson got him to run to take votes away from the republican. wallace runs on law and order. we're hearing that again. he gets a lot of support in the north. they studied at the time, the communities that liked wallace were the wins right next to the heavily african-american communities. a lot of people were worried. >> chicago as well as the north. >> right. exactly. and wallace also perfected the dog whistles of the kind we now hear about in politics. you're talking about one thing -- >> didn't nixon use that same theme in 2erterms of lay and or?
>> he did, but he was chasing wallace. the police chief in san francisco said all these candidates sound like they're running for sheriff because they were talking about law and order so much. talking about law and order which appealed to voters worried about the african-americans in the cities and also the riots having -- the marches having to do with the vietnam war and the general deisn't gration of the american culture. >> the name of the book is "whistlestop." there's a post to your book where you want to be on the couch and watch the sun come down. >> dedicated to ann, rice, and nan. >> i'm going to give it a kiss on camera. >> your mom would be so proud of you. >> great book. >> it goes on sale tomorrow. david oyelowo is joining us next. he's in studio 57 to explain why
that means disturb the peace. that means jail. that means risk. and that is hard. we will not wait any longer. >> david oyelowo is known for his role as dr. martin luther king jr. in "selma." his new movie is "five nights in maine." >> you look like you haven't slept in ages. >> my wife just died. >> my child died. my child. >> i know that. >> why do you act so pious? it's a good thing you never had children. >> i'm sure you think that. you would. >> don't presume to know me.
>> i can see why she never came here. >> oh, she just didn't. >> look how that turned out. >> that wasn't my fault. >> no? >> no. >> i saw how she came back from here. that was you. >> boy, david oyelowo welcome back to the table. >> thank you. >> you're a producer on this movie, too? >> i am, i am. i really wanted to see this one made. >> because? >> i think -- well, it's a universal theme. we're ail whether we like it or not, are going to have to deal with bereavement at some point in our lives. it's something as a society we shy away from. when i read the script, its was a beautiful treatment of thing we all go through. >> was it a learning experience? >> it was a learning experience. what drew me to it was also the thing that made me scared of it. i'm married to a very wonderful lady myself. when you're an actor, you have to pit yourself in the position of what you're playing. the idea of having to entertain
the loss of her was something i didn't want to do. >> that scene was very powerful. i wondered if you were thinking about her at that moment and what that would do to you, when you get the news that she has died. >> if you're playing someone like dr. king, you're able to put yourself in their shoes and their experiences. something like this, you have to feel what it would be like for you. that's not a pleasant thing, but you have to go through, which is something i chose to subject myself to for the sake of the story. >> do you feel like you walked away with lessons about grief and bereavement? >> i walked away feeling very blessed that my wife is alive. that's not an easy thing for anyone who has suffered that to go through. what we try to do with the film between myself and diane who plays the mother of my wife in the film is to show how people can heal. >> and you wanted her for this role, as a producer. >> who wouldn't?
two-time oscar winner. >> did you think you would get her? >> no. no. but thankfully the strength of the script was enough. >> you've worked for four female directors. >> yeah, more actually. i actually had the opportunity to work with foyer female directors in a row. i have three films coming out. i did a film i've got coming out later this year called "a united kingdom". >> do women direct differently? >> i would say women do direct differently than men. one of the reasons "five nights in maine" has the emotional impact it has is due to the fact it was directed by a woman. films i've been in directed by women are, i've found that even "selma," she went for the
familial side of things over what a male director would gravitate towards. i think there needs to be a balance. that's why i'm a big champion for female directors. >> yoiu've spoken out about diversity in hollywood. have they gone far enough and what else needed to happen in order to solve that problem? >> i think in terms of the diversity and inclusion issue, we need to go past talking about it and actually just do it. i think the academy is doing that. for me, i actively look for projects that showcase people of color. that to me is doing it. to actively look for female directors as opposed to talking about it. i think if we ail decide to just do it, the change will come. >> you and your lovely wife became u.s. citizens two weeks ago. >> we did. >> so you'll be voting this year. >> i will be voting. that was a big reason to do it. also we've made a very real life
here. we thought let's go all in. you also can't play dr. martin luther king in a film about voting rights and not be able to vote. we felt we needed to do it. >> are you looking forward to voting this year? sg >> i am. >> what are your thoughts about -- we're kind of asking you to share. >> for me, it's a pivotal time in america's history. i think the decision made in november is going to have huge ramifications. rather than complain about it, you want to be part -- >> don't mean to cut you off. we got to go. "five nights in maine" opens in select c,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
foothills. burned more than good morning. i'm michelle griego. crews are keeping a close eye on a grass fire east of the san jose foothills. it burned more than 120 acres yesterday. investigators say it was initially sparked by a lawn mower. crews will be on the scene a couple more days to make sure that any flare-ups are kept under control. uber is spending $5 million. the ride sharing company hopes to stop relying on google data. google's head of mapping used to run the division at google. today is gilroy garlic flies day. it starts at 10:30. looks good.
>> doesn't it make us hungry? >> yes. >> rise and shine. heading out the door, temperatures are holding steady into the 50s and in the 60s. the winds will be variable, 10 to 20 miles per hour. a little light smoke and haze from about mountain view to the santa clara valley and encephalitis compassing the delta. not as ominous as last week. temperatures 600s, 70s and low 90s but that is far inland. cooler through sunday. rocky is in the house. traffic is next.
good morning. 20-minute delays in downtown oakland on the bart system for fso and daly city directions. earlier medical condition. 880 northbound looking smooth. to the bay bridge, toll plaza backed up to about the maze. keep that in mind heading to san francisco. okay. all right, you guys, have a great dayment if you want more information, check out good day want
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