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thursday. from the broadcast center in new york captioning funded by cbs it's wednesday, august 10th, 2016. this is the "cbs morning news." if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. although the second amendment people, maybe there is. i don't know. >> the latest controversial comments from donald trump. was that a threat against hillary clinton? trump clarifies and clinton's campaign fires back, calling his comments neither normal nor acceptable. a florida woman is dead after being shot and killed by an officer in a citizens police academy demonstration.
the department's shaky chief explains what went wrong. it's shaping up to be another long day for delta passengers, as the airline struggles to get back on track after a massive outing grounding hundreds of flights. and michael phelps is bringing home more hardware, adding another two gold medal to his already historic hall. good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters here in new york. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. well, this was supposed to be the week donald trump reset his campaign. but, this morning, trump's latest off-the-cuff remark, suggesting that gun owners can stop hillary clinton, have sparked a wave of outrage, some suggest trump is encouraging violence against clinton. brian webb is here with more on the fallout. brian, good morning. >> good morning. >> reporter: at first, trump tried to blame what he called the dishonest media. then he tried to clear up the controversy by saying gun owners
are a powerful political force, but the clinton campaign doesn't see it that way. donald trump is trying to suppress the latest controversy that erupted moments after he said this about the right to bear arms. >> if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. although the second amendment people, maybe there is. i don't know. hillary wants to take your guns away. she wants to leave you unprotected in your home. this is a tremendous political movement. there can be no other interpretation. >> reporter: the nra, which has endorsed trump, agreed with the explanation. many democrats sided with the clinton campaign who called the remarks dangerous. former arizona congresswoman gaby giffords who was shot in the head during a mass shooting tweeted we must draw a line between political speech and suggestions of violence. connecticut senator chris murphy
tweeted -- don't treat this as a political misstep. it's an assassination threat. house speaker paul ryan, who easily won his state's primary tuesday, also spoke out. >> it sounds like a joke gone bad. you should never joke about something like that. >> reporter: trump has been under fire from members of his own party to stick to message. yesterday, he took aim at the media for allegedly ignoring the presence of orlando shooter omar mateen's father at one of clinton's rallies this week. >> if that were me, this would be a headline all over the world. >> reporter: the clinton campaign has since disavowed mateen's support and said he was is not an invited guest. clinton is scheduled to talk about jobs today in iowa, before delivering what her campaign calls a major economics speech in detroit on thursday. >> brian webb here in new york, thank you so much. coming up on "cbs this morning," we will talk with dan senor, a former adviser to paul ryan and mitt romney, about donald trump's second amendment comments. investigators in florida are
trying to figure out just how a woman was accidentally shot to death by a police officer during a class about police procedures. punta gorda is about 100 miles south of tampa. the police chief calls the accident unimaginable. mary knowlton was one of about 35 attending the citizens police academy exercise. >> two participants were randomly selected to put in a shoot, don't shoot scenario in which they were would make decisions on using simulated lethal force in a live play. >> knowlton was shot with a live round. the officer who was involved has been put on administrative leave. a rally was held last night to mark the second anniversary since the death of michael brown in ferguson, missouri last night. shots were fired just after a
demonstrator was struck by a car last night. police do not believe the driver intended to hit the man. his condition is not known. witnesses say protesters shot at the car. no one was wounded by the gunfire and there were no arrests. delta airlines says, this morning, that is only expects about 90 cancellations today, but delta is still battling a system-wide computer outage caused by a power surge. more than 600 flights were cancelled yesterday and more than 1,500 the day before. delta is waving waiving fees and giving out travel vouchers and offering refunds to stranded or delayed passengers. in iraq 11 newborn babies were killed in a baghdad hospital. the health ministry says the maternity ward fire was probably caused by an electrical short. seven other children and 29 mothers were rescued. a maryland hospital temporarily shut down its
neonatal unit because some babies have tested positive for a bacteria. >> reporter: this is the pseudomonas bacteria that was found in this maryland hospital neonatal unit at prince george's hospital. the babies have been moved to another hospital. >> this is out of abundance of concern for safety. >> reporter: doctors say all three babies are all clinically asymptomatic and may not be infected. pathologists are investigating the recent death of other babies in the ncu but have yet to find a direct link. >> there have been no clear deaths associated with these in fact,tions. >> reporter: according to the centers for disease control and prevention, 51,000 people in health care settings get infected with this pseudomonas bacteria each year and 13% are multidrug resistant to this bacteria and 400 people die each year. >> patients in the hospital who get this particular infect are already very, very ill. >> reporter: hospitals believe the bacteria came from water pipes leading into the hospital. they stopped using that water in the ncu several days ago.
on wednesday, they will begin the process of disinfecting the plumbing. tatiana flores heard the news when they came to the hospital to visit her newborn nephew. >> it worry me a lot. >> reporter: hospital officials say they have no clinical evidence that any other patients have been put at risk. adam may for cbs news, in maryland. texas reported its first zika-related bath. -- zej zika-related death. a baby girl with microcephaly died a few weeks ago. her mother had traveled to el salvador. the number of zika cases in miami has grown to 21. miami is the only place in the continental u.s. with active transmission. in phoenix, a massive dust storm, known as a habob in phoenix and then a fierce
rainstorm. in tucson, arizona it caused widespread flooding and dozens of people were stranded by the high water. the u.s. is on a role propelled by its swimming and gymnastics team. the u.s. has taken a commanding lead in the medal count. so far, the stars and stripes have snagged 26 medals and nine gold, eight silver and nine bronze. jamie yuccas is live in rio with a look at tuesday's golden performances. good morning, jamie. >> reporter: good morning, anne-marie. can you feel the excitement? michael phelps and katie ledecky and the u.s. gymnastics team all lived up to high expectations, bringing home the gold and sending u.s. fans into a frenzy. chalk up two more gold medals for michael phelps, avenging a rare olympic loss at the london games. the american swimmer won the 200 meter butterfly by just 0.04 of a second. he collected his unprecedented 20th gold medal and then hit the water again to anchor a winning relay race. >> number 21 in the books! >> reporter: not to be outdone in the pool was 19-year-old katie ledecky.
she captured her second rio gold in two tries, winning the 200-meter freestyle and she is not finished yet. ledecky is a favorite in the 800-meter freestyle event. the u.s. women's gymnastics team made it look easy. the five-woman american team won away with the gold medal with strong performances in all event and it began with the vault and it ended with simone biles' spectacular floor exercise. the three-time world champion is considered the person to beat for the women's all-around gold medal. now, unfortunately, serena williams will not compete for gold. she was eliminated but we will not focus on that. we still have the men's gymnastics final and team usa basketball will also take the court tonight against australia. of course, we have even more swimming where more medals could be won. another exciting day ahead. thank you, jamie yuccas in rio. coming up on the "morning news."
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be released today found that officers often make unlawful stops and use excessive force. the investigation was prompted by the death of freddie gray in police custody last year. "the washington post" reports an increased reward in the murder of a democratic national committee staffer last month. wikileaks adding $20,000 to help find the killer of seth rich. that prompted speculation that rich has leaked damaging dnc e-mails to wikileaks. the site never reveals its sources. "the san francisco chronicle" says a widely criticized california judge is due to rule on another sex crime. judge aaron persky is deciding whether to lower a man's child pornography felony to a misdemeanor. the judge sprarked outrage when he gave a six-month term to a college swimmer who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman. the detroit free press says a muslim flight attendant is suing the airline that suspended her for refusing to serve alcohol.
shera stanley says express jet didn't accommodate her feith and she is seeking back pay and other damages. the carrier is not commenting. "the boston globe" explains why 15,000 david ortiz bobbleheaded were not given out to red sox fans on tuesday night. just before the game, the team president decided the figurines were an inaccurate and racially insensitive model of the team's star's slugger. we need to clear a headline we reported yesterday about ivanka trump. it was about the apparent lack of paid maternity leave offered by the company she does business with. she does not own the company nor invest in it. to be clear, ivanka trump's own fashion company offers eight weeks of paid maternity leave to new mothers. still to come now, ground breaking ad. nike casts its first transgender athlete in one of its commercials.
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here is another look at this morning's top stories. there is a firestorm over donald trump's latest provocative remarks. trump suggested that gun owners could stop hillary clinton. now some say his comments encourage violence against clinton. the clinton campaign calls the comments dangerous. trump says his remarks are being misinterpreted and that he was calling for political action. and at the olympics, michael phelps won two more gold medals. one in the 200-meter butterfly and as part of the 4x800 freestyle relay. phelps now has a total of 21 gold medals. katie ledecky won the 200-meter freestyle for her second gold medal this olympics.
and the u.s. women's gymnasts won the team gold medal. some residents in the poverty-stricken communities around rio say they are being left out. jamie yuccas reports. >> reporter: a sina is the argest favela in rio de janeiro. houses are jammed nearly on top of each other and motor taxi drivers help people navigate the slopes and narrow alleyways. marcos has lived here for 34 years and never imagined himself anywhere else. >> translator: i love this place. i love the people of this place. >> reporter: but he says the olympics are forcing him out of the neighborhood. the wealthy areas nearby received infrastructure upgrades, but nothing changed in the favela but his rent, which skyrocketed this year. >> translator: unfortunately, it's a reality here in rio de janeiro and that reflects also of the olympics. for example, they will watch the
games. we won't. they went to the workup, we didn't. so we fight to have more equality. >> reporter: even with a million dollar view, americans would consider this neighborhood in extreme poverty, but for the people who live here all they say is a tight-knit community. leandro sosa is a hero here. he carried the olympic torch through the neighborhood but he cannot afford to see any of the games. >> translator: for me, it's really important to carry the torch and represent the country. the kids will see that and in the future, maybe they can carry it too. >> reporter: he hopes children here can have a future that is brighter than the what olympic promised, but didn't deliver. jamie yuccas, cbs news, rio de janeiro. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," new concerns about a cyberattack on the presidential election. we will look what is being done to prevent fraud. plus something new on the grapevine. we will show you grapes that taste like cotton candy. and oscar winner merle streep
there this morning which is enjoyable at this hour. what you do think? >> i'm enjoying it. nice fresh air outside. >> the first thing i did is look to the sky where we have the thin overcast and looked at the waters where they're have you calm. we have the lack of a wind this morning. good morning, everyone. temperature-wise, we are in the 50s and 60s as anne was saying, mild indeed, slow to cool, 64 in concord. later today numbers stacking up like this from the mid-60s and clearing even at the beaching. 70s around the bay, 80s and 90s inland. the change and when it will happen, those details coming up. but first let's say good morning to rocky. >> good morning, everyone. san francisco westbound 80 on the bay bridge, the western span, center anchorage a stalled suv in the left lane. and then of course here's your bay bridge tomorrow toll looking good with backups in the cash lane. carquinez bridge to the maze will take but 20 minutes. there are some mixed emotions this morning after a ra