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it is friday, september 30th, 2016. welcome to cbs "this morning". what caused a packed commuter train to slam into a station during rush hour? we are getting new details on the investigation in new jersey. and witnesses describe how they pulled injured passengers from the wreckage. >> one of the country's most read newspapers urges anyone to vote for anyone but donald trump. the nominee launches an early morning attack against hillary clinton and a former miss universe. >> we are on top of the world's highest and longest glass bridge. china hopes the breath taking view will do more than shatter world record. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds.
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i thought we were going to die and didn't think we were getting out. >> i heard screams coming and terror. >> the conductor came off and he was completely bloody. >> the investigation into the deadly new jersey train crash. >> what we know the train came in at a high rate of speed and crashed through all of the barriers. >> the destruction is really significant. >> his efforts to do business in cuba appeared to violate u.s. law. >> she and her financial backers will say anything, do anything, lie about anything to keep their grip on power. >> he soared to incredible heights. >> world leaders paid their respect for shimon peres. >> shimon accomplished a lot of things. >> when are you going to resign? >> you think today is tough. it's coming.
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>> who is paying for it? who is taking responsibility for it? don't come tell me you're sorry! >> hurricane matthew in the caribbean threatening the island. >> 80-mile-per-hour winds and makes a big, hard turn to the north. >> little monsters rejoice. >> lady gaga takes the stage for the super bowl halftime show. >> all that. >> he goes the distance. caught it! >> it's a cincinnati win. 22-7. >> we should talk about the debate. did you watch it? >> and all that matters. >> gary johnson was unable to name any world leader when asked who his favorite head of state was. >> even dennis rodman could name his favorite foreign leader. >> forget running for president. i'm not sure gary johnson should be allowed to vote. >> on "cbs this morning." >> a heckler at the ryder cup pulled off an incredible move. >> the europeans dared him to putt up or shut up. >> one of the greatest putts in ryder cup history.
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announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by toyota. let's go places. ♪ welcome to "cbs this morning." charlie rose is on assignment. so anthony mason is here. >> good morning. >> good to have you here. investigators at the scene of the deadly train accident outside of new york are looking to the engineer for answers. a new jersey transit train full of commuters crashed into the hoboken terminal yesterday and one woman in the station, fabiola bittar de kroon, was killed. more than 100 others were hurt. >> the train was making its final stop at hoboken across the hudson river. officials say it was going very fast and jumped the barriers and landing on the platform. jim axelrod has more. >> reporter: investigators won't be able to fully inspect the damage until they remove a
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portion of the damaged roof that still sits on the train in the terminal behind me. trains are supposed to approach the station no faster than 10 miles an hour. the officials don't know how fast this train was going yesterday when it pushed onto the platform during rush hour. the force of new jersey transit train 1614 tore apart the concourse inside hoboken terminal. >> i thought we were going to die. i didn't think we were going to get out. >> reporter: passengers climbed out of the wreckage after the thursday morning crash amid wires, glass, and toppled beams. >> we tried to clear the way for the people that were bleeding more to get out first. >> the train just didn't stop. >> reporter: surveillance video shows the train approximately 40 minutes before the crash. new jersey transit officials say the train made up of four passenger cars and a locomotive
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entered hoboken terminal on track five moving at a high rate of speed and it jumped over several barriers at the end of the track. >> it went over the bumper block, basically through the air. >> reporter: fabiola bittar de kroon died in the accident. the 34-year-old was hit by debris in the station. more than a hundred others were hurt, including 48-year-old thomas gallagher, the train's engineer. officials say gallagher is cooperating. the ntsb will interview him and piece together a time line of his actions in the 72 hours before the crash. investigators removed one of the locomotive event recorders or black boxes from the wreck app. >> from the event recorder we hope to get information such as speed and breaking. >> they will examine two cameras on the front and back of the train. more than 15,000 new jersey transit riders pass through the hoboken terminal every day and some of those commuters, along with first responders, helped prevent further tragedy. complicating the investigation the nts b said there are now
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concerns over the building's structural integrity stemming from a water leak. investigators expect to be on the ground here in hoboken for the next seven to ten days. anthony? >> jim, thanks. the head of a trauma center that saw dozens of patients says quick action from bystanders and emergency personnel was crucial. all of the passengers on the train survived. the woman who was killed was a lawyer and a mom who had just dropped her daughter off at day care. demarco morgan is in hoboken also with the details on the devastating crash. >> reporter: ordinary people performed unselfish acts at this train station behind me. despite the unsteady ceiling above them and live wires below them, many sprung into action at the height of rush hour. as soon as the commuter train crashed the work to get people out began. 250 passengers were packed inside the new jersey transit train. many were shaken. some were bleeding.
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>> i think everybody took probably about a good five seconds after that happened and was just like, okay, what just happened? >> reporter: michael larson entered the first car. >> they were crawling on their hands and knees. and we were trying to get, you know, as many people out. i assisted in maybe three or four. >> reporter: you say america's man, i'm not lying. >> everybody color ran to try to help. >> reporter: 34-year-old fabiola bittar de kroon, the married mother of a toddler was on the platform and killed by falling debris. she was a native of brazil and recently moved to hoboken. she had a husband and a child. >> we are in great sadness over that loss. >> reporter: people left through downed ceilings and live wires and asbestos coated debris. incredible many of the dozens who were hurt were only considered walking wounded. >> for trauma, it's about the golden hour. getting them to your trauma center within the first hour and that is what saves lives. >> reporter: governor chris christie said the people of new
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york and new jersey were tested by the event. >> regular commuters left the safety of where they were standing to rush to the train to help first responders evacuate injured people off the train. this region has developed a resilience that is admired by the rest of the world. >> reporter: there are 21 people that remain in hospitals right now. governor christie says there is a coordinated approach of between state and local investigators, and the new jersey transit system's first priority is always public safety. >> demarco, thank you. we spoke to bella dinh-zarr who is vice chair of the national transportation safety board early this morning when she arrived on the scene. what have you learned so far? >> so it's still pretty early on. but what we are doing is we are finding out how to make the scene as safe as possible so that our investigators can actually get in there.
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the canopy is actually collapsed on to the train and it's a push/pull configuration where there are three passenger cars with a locomotive at the end. and with that, we're -- we were able to get the recorder out of the locomotive, but we are going to have to wait to get parts of the canopy removed, and so that we can safely access the rest of the cars. >> when do you hope to have some answers? >> we get answers all along the way. what we are doing today is we are having our organizational meetings with all of the people who will -- all of the groups that will give us factual information. so we get technical information from various different organizations, and with that factual collection of data, then we take all of that back. we will be on scene for about seven to ten days, and then -- but that doesn't stop the investigation.
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once the on-scene part is done, we go back and we keep using that information to do our own independent analysis. >> bella dinh-zarr, thank you for your time. >> thank you. in our next half hour, kris van cleave looks at why the train in hoboken didn't have the appropriate train technology that could prevent accidents. >> one of the most-read newspapers is breaking tradition and endorsing anyone but donald trump. "usa today" is taking a stand on a presidential election. the editorial board is telling voters not to vote for trump. the paper does not endorse any candidate and has critical words for clinton. but the board says trump is, quote, by unanimous consensus, unfit for the presidency. the election is 39 days away. people in 11 early voting states are already casting ballots. nancy cordes is in ft. pierce, florida, where both candidates are battling for votes. >> reporter: good morning. clinton will be speaking at this
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theater several hours from now but a crowd has already began to gather. florida is a handful of battleground states where the clinton camp is hoping to use its organizational edge to get supporters like these to the polls well before election day. >> it's a great honor to have her sporting me. she is going to go vote early today. >> reporter: ruly stein decked out her walker and cast voting on the first day of voting in iowa. >> i'm 103. that is the reason i vote early. i'm not taking any chances. >> reporter: she and other clinton supporters were escorted from a rally in des moines to a polling place and a highly orchestrated effort to run up clinton's vote totals in battleground states, six weeks before election day. >> are you ready to go to the polls. >> reporter: later on her campaign plane, clinton was asked about her favorite world leader. >> oh, let me think.
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oh, no. >> reporter: she was expecting the question one day after it stumped her libertarian opponent gary johnson. >> who is your favorite foreign leader? >> i'm having a brain -- >> reporter: name anybody! >> clinton named angel merkel. >> she has been an extraordinary, strong leader. >> reporter: in new hampshire, trump fielded the same question. >> well, i think merkel is a really great world leader, but i was very disappointed that when she -- this move with the whole thing on immigration. >> reporter: trump has been highly critical of merkel saying at one point she is ruining germany. >> hillary clinton wants to be america's angela merkel. >> reporter: his inconsistencies prompted "usa today" to announce not that they are endorsing clinton, but, quote, disendorsing trump. in an eight-point take-down, the editorial board called trump a dangerous demagogue who is ill equipped to be commander in chief and a serial liar.
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and who traffics in prejudice. on clinton, the board split are some expressing reservations about her sense of entitlement and lack of candor and extreme carelessness. "usa today" did allow trump's running mate mike pence to issue a rebuttal to that disendorsement in the paper. he called donald trump a bold leader, comparing him to ronald reagan who, pence said, also made some republicans uncomfortable initially with his unique style. >> nancy, thank you so much. donald trump is not letting go of the controversy over his comments about a former miss universe. he lashed out on twitter overnight to attack alicia machado and her support of hillary clinton. trump has been outspoken about the beauty queen's weight. major garrett is here with the trump's latest attacks. major, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. early this morning, about 5:15 a.m. precisely, donald trump fired off a trio of tweets personally attacking former miss universe alicia machado. one tweet he calls her a con.
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writes that hillary clinton using her as, quote, a paragon of virtue shows bad judgment and trump urges his some 12 million twitter followers to look into a sex tape and ask, did crooked hillary help disgusting alicia m become a u.s. citizen so she could use her in the debate? this, of course, all began when hillary clinton brought up trump's own words about machado at the first presidential debate and reminding he referred to machado as, quote, miss piggy. as owner of the miss universe competition, trump sought a weight loss campaign for machado. she was implicated in a 1997 murder case in venezuela and accused of threatening a judge, but never charged on either county. this episode, once again, underscores there is only really one person running the trump campaign, donald trump. but those around him are trying to rein him in and bringing in new jersey governor chris christie to try to help trump prepare for the second debate,
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giving him attack lines because trump respects the way christie took down marco rubio before the new hampshire primary and his advisers hope trump can do the same thing in preparation for round two. >> what kind of a difference will it make? everybody says chris christie is a very good debater. >> he is but it's all about the focus that donald trump brings to the task and he didn't bring a requisite focus the first time around' those who wish he would. it's entirely up to him and whether he believes the lost the first debate, which i'm still not convinced he does and if he does, does he need to change his methods? until trump changes himself, those around him only struggle with the topic. >> we did learn today he likes to get up early and likes to tweet. >> early morning tweeting, no doubt about that. >> at 5:15 precisely, you say. got it. world leaders said good-bye to israeli former president and prime minister shimon peres. president obama offered a mosque
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tribute. he also said peres' dream of peace in the middle east is not over. holly williams is in jerusalem at the funeral. >> reporter: good morning. shimon peres was a giant of israeli politics. a man who made israel stronger by building up its military, but also a tireless peace maker. they came to jerusalem from all over the world. presidents and prime ministers to pay their final respects to a man who tried to bring peace to his people and to the middle east. >> shimon accomplished enough things in his life for a thousand men. he understood it is better to live to the very end of his time on earth with a longing not for the past, but for the dreams that have not yet come true. >> reporter: palestinian leader mahmoud abbas was also here today shaking hands with israeli's prime minister benjamin netanyahu. as israeli's foreign minister, shimon peres opened secret negotiations with the palestinians, which led eventually to the oslo accords
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signed in 1993 on the white house lawn. the first agreement between israel and the palestinians aimed at ending their conflict. it won peres the nobel peace prize but didn't deliver lasting peace in the middle east. >> now he is gone. leaving only a blessed memory and a powerful example. that's more than enough. >> reporter: bill clinton called him our complicated brilliant friend. >> shimon was being interviewed by charlie rose and he looked at him sort of saying, i'm going to serve a softball up to you. and watch you hit a home run. what do you want your legacy to be? and he said, i'm more concerned about tomorrow than yesterday. >> reporter: shimon peres was laid to rest just a short while
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ago here atop mt. herzi and along with other israeli leaders. >> holly williams in israeli, thank you. a teenager accused of shooting three people at a south carolina elementary school is due in court this morning. the officials have not named the 14-year-old because of his age. a judge will decide if he can be freed on bail. he is also accused of killing his father at home before shooting two students and a teacher on wednesday at townville elementary school. jacob hall is still in critical condition and authorities are trying to determine a motive. >> hurricane matthew strengthened to a category 2 storm overnight and could be stronger today. it hammered puerto rico yesterday with heavy wind and rain and triggered floods and landslide. a teenager was killed in the nation of st. vincent. matthew is heading west across the caribbean and could turn north. the national weather service says it's too soon to determine if it will affect the u.s.
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>> a third night of protests over the shooting of a black man in san diego turned violent. the protesters say they want justice in tuesday's deadly police shooting of alfred alongo. an investigation finds databases. how some officers run searches on everyone from romantic partners to business assoc
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pablo today... after a popular resource officer was killed in a good morning, it's 7:26. i'm michelle griego. grief counsels are at helms middle school in san pablo today after a popular resource officer was killed in a motorcycle accident. ken zink was with the san pablo police department. many students at the school consider him a father figure. a judge is expected to rule today whether a man and a woman will stand trial for murder. investigators say morrison lampley and lila alligood killed a woman in san francisco and a man near fairfax. in the next half-hour of "cbs this morning" the investigation into that deadly train accident in new jersey. stay with us, traffic and weather in just a moment. ,,,,,,,,
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good morning. happy friday. 7:27. let's take a look at your bay area roads. starting here in fremont, southbound 880 at warren avenue, that two-car crash we reported earlier is clear. but major backups on southbound 880 the nimitz freeway. traffic is backed up into san leandro. a live look at the nimitz in both directions, 238 in san leandro to the maze right now, about 20, 25 minutes. and wow! look at this packed toll plaza across the bay bridge! the maze to downtown westbound will take you a heavy 20, 25 minutes. liz, to you. >> okay, thank you, roqui. out the door right now, it's definitely feeling like fall all around the bay, cooler temperatures. anywhere from 8 to 10 degrees below average. 53 now in san rafael. 52 in vallejo and we are coming in around 53 as well in oakland. temperatures warming up to the mid-60s around the bay. only warming up to the low to mid-70s in your inland spots. ,,,,,,,,
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♪,,,,,,, libertarian candidate gary johnson was giving a television interview and he was unable to name a single foreign leader. >> gary's excuse is that he was having an aleppo moment. if you don't know, a few weeks ago, in another interview, he was famously stumped when he didn't know aleppo was a capital in syria. you know you have to have a lot of gaps when you're gary johnson and you go, oh, man i just pulled a gary johnson! >> things might be looking up for gary johnson because it was just announced that former nickelodeon star melissa joan hart has been named chair of his connecticut campaign. that's right. clarissa. it's perfect because he could really use someone to explain it all to him. >> it's an interesting moment because a lot of people are looking at how does it affect
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the anti-hillary or anti-trump vote? many people were going to the libertarian candidates and if they don't -- >> interesting to see how they respond to that. welcome back to "cbs this morning." could yesterday's train crash in new jersey have been prevented? the railroad is trying to install life saving technology on tracks nationwide. kris van cleave looks into why there is a delay. the investigation reveals a misuse of confidential police databases. hundreds of law enforcement officers and employees have been punished. ahead, how one victim says she was relentlessly harassed by a former sergeant. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "usa today" reports on shares of deutsche bank plunging in european trading today. the stock fell as much as 8% to a record low. some investors believe the german bank may need a government bailout to settle fines by the u.s. justice department. there were reports some hedge
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funds were moving their business out of the bank. deutsche bank may have to pay $14 billion over its sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis. "the washington post" reports on the ceo of wells fargo facing new calls to resign over the bank's aggressive sales practices. lawmakers hammered john stumpf on capitol hill yesterday and one even suggested he should be in jail and compared him to a suspected bank robber. >> did wells fargo employees steal from a million to 2 million other customers? yes or no. >> in some cases, they did. >> do you know this guy? apparently, he robbed your bank. he's in jail as we speak. they get all of the money back. only simple question -- what the heck is the difference between you and mr. holmes? >> interesting analogy. stumpf is forfeiting $41 million in stock awards and working without pay, but lawmakers say that is not enough.
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"the new york times" says a space probe has just plunged into the comet it has studied the last two years. scientists celebrated the successful outcome this morning at the european space agency in germany. the rosetta probe was the first spacecraft to orbit a comet. the rosetta wasn't designed to land so its mission ended with the crash. it was sent into space to discover new insights about the early solar system. the new jersey train crash is reigniting concerns about positive train control. it has not been implemented in any of new jersey transit trains or on tracks. in august, federal regulators said the system was in place in five railroads. kris van cleave explains why installing the technology has been such a struggle. >> reporter: good morning. positive train control is not new. it's been around for decades. the government mandated all railroads have it installed by the end of last year. but after an intense lobbying effort by the industry citing the cost and technical
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difficulties with installing it, the deadline was pushed back. investigators will try to determine if positive train control could have prevented the speeding new jersey transit train from smashing into the hoboken station. >> that is absolutely one area that we always look into for every rail accident. as you know, the ntsb has been recommending positive train control for 40 years. >> reporter: they remain on gps satellites and radio towers and ground sensors. if it detects a train is going too fast or operating unsafely, on-board computers will kick in to slow it or stop it. in january, amtrak showed us how the technology works using this simulator. when it's beeping, you take over. >> if you don't brake action it will take over control of the train. >> reporter: nationwide it is available on 29% of passenger
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locomotives and 22% of passenger track miles. as of last may, commuter railroads have spent nearly a billion dollars installing the pricey technology. new jersey senator cory booker is frustrated by the slow progress. >> we don't need any more warnings and we don't need any more accidents. it's a matter of getting it done. >> reporter: back in 2011, also in hoboken also, at least 30 people were injured in an accident involving a p. a.t.h. train. two years later one derailed in the bronx killing four people and in may, 2015, eight died and more than 200 were hurt when this amtrak train derailed in philadelphia. investigators say p.t.c. would likely have prevented them all. the american public transportation association says commuter railroads are 100% dedicated to ptc but estimate it will be $3.5 billion.
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that's more than what congress has set aside to implement ptc. it's not expected to be in use at least 2018. gayle? >> maybe they will rethink that one. thank you, kris. the associated press investigates find confidential police databases have been used by some police officers to obtain information that has nothing to do with daily police work. the findings show some police run searches on romantic partners and business associates and journalists and family members. don dahler is here with the details. >> reporter: good morning. the databases give police instant access to a wide range of information, including a addresses, phonenumbers, criminal histories. and driving records, which is all critical information when used appropriately. but as the investigation uncovered, there are sometimes illegitimate searches that remain unchecked. after being harassed for nearly a year, 30-year-old alexus decany said she was violently attacked by her ex-boyfriend, a former sergeant with the akron, ohio, police, named eric paul. >> he raped me and attacked me
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and strangled me until i was unconscious. he made known in writing, via text message and social media that he was coming to kill me. >> reporter: using confidential police databases, she says paul had access to private information that made the stalking even more relentless. >> i tried changing my number several times. and he would just get this other app on his phone where he could call me from his phone, but it would come up different numbers. i would try to go hide and stay at friends' houses or my mom's and he would find me. >> reporter: paul is now serving four-year probationary sentence after pleading guilty to charges that was the unlawful use of a law enforcement database. a crime that can be difficult to track. >> it is often difficult to distinguish a questionable search from the millions of legitimate searches that law enforcement officers do every day. >> reporter: an investigation by the associated press found that between 2013 and 2015, law enforcement officers and employees were fired, suspended,
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or resigned more than 325 times for the misuse of police databases. they received lesser punishments over 250 times. chuck gallop is a former police officer who was disciplined for database misuse. he says officers were encouraged to practice searching on innocent subjects. >> i have spoken to officers who went through that training at the time and they were told pull out your high school yearbook and start running people and get used to the system. it's new in this and use it. >> reporter: no single agency monitors the use of databases but in the case of alexus decany, it's often when a crime has been committed that such incidents are revealed. >> there needs to be some sort of checks and balances, some sort of way to hold these officers that have complete discretion accountable for this information they have at their fingertips. >> reporter: because eric paul accepted a plea deal, he could be released before his four-year sentence is up. as for alexus, she started a go fund me page to pay for relocation should her former stalker be back on the streets.
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>> very scary! thank you, don. too many tourists forced the world's highest glass bridge to close. ahead, we are high above a chinese gorge for the reopening of the landmark after safety upgrades. if you're heading out the door, watch us live through the cbs all-access app on your digital device. you don't want to miss gayle's interview with pioneer hollywood director ava duvernay. we will be right back.
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us, terrifying tourist spot in china reopened this morning. this glass bridge was closed earlier this month for safety upgrades after tourists flooded its span. it's nearly a thousand feet above a gorge and is considered the world's highest and longest glass bridge. adriana diaz spoke with tourists who dared to take the view below. >> good morning! it's both breath taking and
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terrifying. both at the same time! for the 8,000 people who paid to come each day, it's a view they will likely never forget. it's got everyone acting like they are kids again. china's newest tourist attraction is a selfie dream come true. that is if you can handle it. it's okay, it's okay. the grand canyon glass bridge in central china is now the world's highest and longest, stretching more than 1,400 feet. turning stomachs. i'm trying to rationalize with this and tell my brain it's safe. just doesn't feel right. and leaving visitors amazed. are you scared? no, i think it's great, said this man. >> i feel a little scared that, you know, i'm strong enough. who knows?
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i'm superman! >> reporter: this scenery inspired the floating mountains in the blockbuster "avatar." the bridge could have been an inspiration for hitchcock's vertigo. for protect the glass booties are required and high heels are banned and tickets are limited. after opening in august, the bridge closed for a month because of overcapacity. last year, a different glass walkway in china shut after a panel shattered. >> once you get used to it, it's not that scary. >> reporter: here, vice general manager joe chen says they are not taking any chances. >> there are three layers of the glass panels and each layer can actually withstand more than 40 tons. >> reporter: to prove it, this summer, officials had visitors try to smash the glass with a sledge hammer and ride a car over it just to "drive" home the point. but chen says the bridge is more than just a tourists attraction. it symbolizes an ascending
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good morning. you would think "friday light" but no. it's another story. let's check the nimitz.
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it is very, very slow along southbound 880 before mowry. we have a motorcycle versus a car crash blocking two lanes there. and it's still out there. crews are on the way to try to clear it. if you are headed from the coliseum to mowry that's going to take you 50 minutes so oakland into fremont is going to take you up to almost an hour commute. now, the nimitz freeway here, the other direction northbound 238 in san leandro to the maze will take you a slow 30 and then of course you know the southbound story and also very heavy conditions along the bay bridge toll plaza. liz, i'll send it to you for the weather. >> okay, thank you, roqui. out the door right now, you need a jacket or at least a sweater. it's chilly outside mainly in the 50s. temperatures haven't moved a ton in the last couple of hours. they are still mainly in the low to mid-50s, 55 now in napa. 57 in san jose. 53 in oakland. here's your highs for later on this afternoon. mid-60s around the bay. only to the low to mid-70s inland. rain on sunday. ,,,,,,,,,,
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♪ good morning to our viewers in the west. it is friday, september 30th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." there's more real news ahead, including the hard hitting presidential race. donald trump launches a new attack this morning targeting a former miss universe. first, here is today's eye opener at 8:00. >> investigators won't be able to fully inspect the damage until contractors remove a portion of the damaged roof. >> despite the unsteady ceiling above them and the potential for live wires below them, many people sprung into action. >> it is not new, it is a government mandate, all railroads have it installed by the end of last year but the deadline was pushed back. >> the campaign is hoping to use the organizational edge to get supporters like these ones to
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the polls before election day. >> what kind of difference do you think it will make, everybody said chris christie say good debater. >> he is. but it is about the focus that donald trump brings to the task. >> shimon peres was laid to rest here in jerusalem. >> instant access to a wide range of information, but as the investigation uncovered, there are sometimes illegitimate searches that remain unchecked. >> breathtaking and terrifying at the same time. >> i don't want to do anything that is breathtaking and terrifying at the same time. >> america online founder steve case endorsed hillary clinton for president today. though the last thing hillary wants to hear is -- >> you've got mail. >> oh, no. oh, no. get rid of it. get rid of it. i'm gayle king with norah o'donnell and anthony mason. charlie is on assignment. investigators are looking for the cause of a train crash
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that killed one and injured more than 100 people. it derailed in hoboken, across the river from lower manhattan. >> fabiola bittar de kroon was struck and killed by debris on the platform. she had just left her young daughter at day care. jim axelrod is at the scene with the latest on the investigation. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. we have a vantage point we want to share with you. we're about eight stories up, just across from the hoboken terminal. you see the two trains, obviously not moving. imagine train 1614 just inside of that, barreling into the final 100, 130 yards of the hoboken terminal, all the way down until you can see where that sort of reddish brownish building is. that actually is where the track ends and the train jumped the barrier and into the platform area. you see the white pipe, there is
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some roof damage right there. and just underneath that, that's where the train engines are. that's where the investigators will be focusing. couple of concerns they have, one is the structural integrity of the building, there was some water damage after the crash yesterday. have to be very careful moving in and around there. that's why the terminal is still empty right now. investigators also need that roof damage, they need to actually have that roof removed before they can get to parts of the train that they need to look at. there is a thought that the train was moving as fast as 30 miles per hour, maybe even more as it moved in here. trains of course not to be -- shouldn't be going any faster than 10 miles an hour. next seven to ten days investigators will be here trying to figure it all out. anthony? >> jim. jim axelrod, thanks. donald trump walaunched a twitter attack against alicia machado. in one tweet, he urged his followers to look into a sex tape and wrote, quote, did crooked hillary help disgusting
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alicia m. become a u.s. citizen so she could use her in the debate. >> he called this woman miss piggy. then he called her miss housekeeping because she was latina. donald, she has a name. >> where did you find her? >> her name is alicia machado and she has become a u.s. citizen and you can bet she's going to vote this november. >> okay, good. >> machado says she was forced to work out in front of an army of cameras after she gained weight after winning trump's beauty panutte beauty pageant. "usa today's" editorial board has taken a stand for the first time in its history. they said they could not support donald trump and don't want voters to either. it urged readers to resist the siren song of a dangerous demagogue.
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>> they call trump a serial liar saying, trump is in a league of his own when it comes to the quality and quantity of his misstatements. the paper did not endorse hillary clinton but said some board members have serious reservations about her entitlement, her lack of candor. peggy noonan is a columnist for "the wall street journal" and a cbs news contributor. good morning. i don't know how much newspaper, you know, endorsements or editorials have an impact, but this is pretty strong in terms of this editorial. >> i think it was. i think it was -- i think you have to take seriously when a great newspaper breaks a roughly four decade tradition to take a stand on a presidential race. i don't know what kind of impact these things have. it was interesting that their denunciation of trump was so
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strong, and yet their reservations about mrs. clinton were so stated. >> what do you make of this early morning twitter barrage from donald trump, that started before 5:00 a.m. >> the first one was at 3:00 a.m. >> 3:00 a.m., right. against the character of alicia machado. does he have anything to gain from continuing this conversation? >> don't we all wake up in the morning and send enraged tweets? >> at 3:00 in the morning, 5:00 in the morning. >> i think in general this is the kind of story, look, if you just look at political strategy, you don't want to emphasize a story like this. you don't want to call people fat in america. it's not the best way to win votes. if he did that, keep walking. he shouldn't be relitigating this in a sort of enraged way at 3:00 or 5:00 a.m. i don't know why he is. i don't know who gave him his phone back.
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i said this two months ago, just get the phone out of his hands, bury it. let him not know where it is. give it to him at 7:03 a.m. >> he's not giving up his phone. where do you think the race is now, peggy, and what shouldtain? >> monday night, the debate, in my view hillary clinton won. she was happy. she's got the whoosh. she's out there on the campaign -- >> define the whoosh. >> the feeling of pleasure, happiness and this is going to work and i just crushed it. and you go into your next big event knowing you've got the whoosh and you're good. and the crowd sees it and they really react and then you know i've got the whoosh, it is really with me. it lasts for a while. she's taken the wood to trump right now, she's kind of beating him up as a rapacious businessman, doing what was done to mitt romney, the rich guys don't care about you. >> he says he won the debate too. but -- >> there you are. trump on the other hand, he's in
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a bad mood, he knows he didn't help himself, he's going into junkyard dog mode. and he's having these arguments and sending sex tape stuff out. >> isn't it playing exactly into hillary clinton's hand? she set a giant trap, it was so obvious, and he stepped in it and now he keeps stepping in it. >> she knows what his weak spot is. he doesn't like it if you bring up things that he feels he can defend himself on, but ladies and gent, we got about five weeks before the election. it is an epic election. this is a great nation with many troubles. they, both of them, should be talking about entitlement spending. they should be talking about war. >> thank you. >> they should be talking about where america should be strategically in the world and what they want for the next eight years, which is that they're asking us for. eight years of leadership. instead, she's doing rapacious businessman, he's doing look at the sex tape.
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it is not worthy -- it is not worthy of a great nation, i would say. sober up. we're voting very soon. >> you're blaming them both. >> i guess i am. >> you've also written and blamed in part the media for the discussion. >> yes. i have. i think things have gotten pretty shallow and pretty low. >> peggy, thank you. new developments in the investigation of the mysterious death of two americans in t-- t two sisters were found unresponsive last week in their hotel room. we told you yesterday how 37-year-old annie and her 42-year-old sister robin were found dead last thursday in their villa. they showed no obvious signs of trauma. >> they were staying at a luxury resort on the island off africa's east coast. the sisters allegedly needed help to their room the previous night after drinking. police said a preliminary examination of their body shows no signs of violence or
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aggression. >> very mysterious. half the world's population could be nearsighted in just a few decades. we'll talk to a top eye doctor about what is behind the,,
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48 hours shows us a 4 "48 hours" shows us a crime we couldn't resist. >> my name is bernie. they did a movie about me called bernie. >> jack black was going to play you. >> four bullets in her back. >> who will jurors believe. hollywood's version or the prosecution. that's coming up on "cbs this morning." good gouy. >> or the prosecution? that is coming up on "cbs this morning."
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♪ >> everybody get up! yes, good music there. morning rounds we look at rise of ♪ >> everybody get up! yes, good music there. morning rounds we look at rise of myopia. when distant subjects appear blurry. symptoms of myopia can include headaches and eye strain and squinting. dr. christopher starr is an ophthalmologist. what is behind this deep rise in myopia? >> a lot of theories.
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it's a real thing, as you said, by 2050, maybe half of the world will be myopic or nearsighted which is dramatic. it's rapidly rising in kids. and the theories have been several. one, genetics. if both of your parents are near-sighted a chance you will be too. a lot of concern kids spending too much time indoors and reading and iphones and that might be part of it. what is supported the most in the study they are not spending enough times outdoors getting enough sunlight and running around outside. >> what is the time recommended? >> likely anywhere from one to three hours outdoor activity per day is reasonable. >> beyond what they are getting? >> right. >> what is the physiology? >> a great question and interesting. a neurotransmitter called dopamine which is stimulated by the sun.
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the dopamine controls the elongation of the eyes. if you have dopamine, it doesn't grow as much but if you sit inside the longer the longer the eye the more nearsighted. >> they say if you spend so much time inside with the library you need glasses? >> if i got really great eyesight and at what point should i start to worry? >> great question. >> what is it like coming here? >> amazing. >> go for it. >> you have a great answer, doctor. >> i will try my best. the one fallacy people say i see well and i don't have an eye problem. that is unfortunate. there can be things going on inside the eye that are asymptomatic. glaucoma is one of them. if you're a young adult and you can't remember your last eye exam, it's probably time to see the eye doctor.
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over age 65 every one to two years for an eye exam and kids should be screened regularly at school. >> starting at what age? >> kids have a screening test early in school age and screened regularly at school and at the pediatric office and eye doctor as well. >> squinting is not good? >> that's a good sign you're myopic. >> i was in middle school and we were waiting in line to get the tests and i sat down to read and all of my friends were laughing and giggling because i got all of them wrong. that's when i knew i needed glasses. >> you were probably squinting. >> thank you, doctor. >> thank you. a new way to hear this broadcast every single day. we are excited to announce the cbs podcast launches today and you will get the news of the day and extended interviews and podcast originals and you can
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listen on itunes or stitcher also. we are releasing a special episode this morning with charlie, norah and me in studio 57. visit cbsthismorning.com/podcast for more. >> very exciting. a heckler showed up some of the world's best golfers by making a shot they couldn't make. you're watching "cbs this morning." couldn't make. you're watching "cbs this morning." >> announcer: cbs "morning rounds" sponsored by visionworks. find a better you. find more than a pair of glasses. visionworks. find a better you. find more than a pair of glass. more "sit" per roll. bounty is two times more absorbent. so one roll of bounty can last longer than those bargain brands.
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♪ the ryder cup officially began this morning in minnesota. the competition between the u.s. and europe best golfers have some of the noisest galleries you'll ever see but yesterday was a haeckler who heard the ror of the crowd. david johnson didn't know what he got into when he called out by rory mcilroy and henrik stenson. >> he said i can make that shot. okay, big guy, come on out and see what you got. >> reporter: before pulling their heckler out of the crowd, the europeans had been missing the same practice putt over and over. a hundred dollar wager added to
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the pressure, but the 30-year-old insurance salesman from north dakota, in front of a packed gallery of fans, made it look easy. >> i will admit it wasn't the greatest putt but happened to go into the hole. i didn't think any way the putt was going in. >> johnson and leash of luck unleashed a roar for the ryder cup faithful and usually reserved. >> i closed my eyes and it went in. >> definitely made the ryder cup for me. it was a great moment. >> you'll never live this one down. >> not a chance. >> it's like the greatest moment of all time. >> i love how they put the 100 dollar bill next to the ball! no pressure! >> puke is a good thing. thank you very much for that visual! director ava duvernay is her name. remember this. she is to make a huge impact at
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the film festival. our inte good morning, i'm michelle griego. it is 8:25. the autopsy into highly publicized case reveals san francisco police shot a man six times including once in the head and back. luis gongora was killed in the mission in april. officers say he came at them with a knife before they opened fire. this afternoon, two officers charged in a bay areawide police sex scandal will be in court. giovanni loverde of the oakland police department and former contra costa county sheriff's deputies recardo perez face between 16 months to three years in state prison if found guilty. and in the next half-hour of "cbs this morning," you don't want to miss it. filmmaker ava duverne discusses her first tv series and a new documentary. stay with us, traffic and
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hey, good morning, it's 8:27. are you headed out in the nimitz freeway? well, we have some bad news for you. fremont southbound 880 before mowry avenue that motorcycle versus car crash it was blocking two lanes there. they have cleared it out but that backup is still there and still very long. we have traffic backed up from coliseum to mowry. that's going to take you up to 50 minutes to an hour to get through. and then let's head to the bay
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bridge toll plaza where we did see some major traffic coming into san francisco because of a car fire. now it's lightening up a little bit but the maze to downtown westbound will take 25 minutes. here's the peninsula commute from hayward to foster city. 880 to 101 will take you about 22, to 25. so much for "friday light," huh? out the door bring jackets. temperatures on the cool side. anywhere from eight to 10 degrees below average for this time of the year. feeling very fall like out the door. 53 in san rafael. mid-50s in concord and fremont. right now the high temperatures going to be anywhere from the mid-60s around the coast upper 50s around the coast, mid-60s around the bay and only warming up to the low to mid-70s in some of our far inland spots. folks there were reaching into the 90s only earlier this week. so looks like a repeat of temperatures tomorrow. sunday a chance of rain. ,,,,,,,,,,
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♪ ♪ ♪ welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, 48 hours looks at a crime so bizarre, it inspired a movie. jack black plays the mortician convicted of murdering his wealthy companion. but prosecutors believe hollywood and the whole judicial system were conned. groundbreaking movie director ava duvernay, she opens up about race, her rise in hollywood and her first tv series. time to show you some of this morning's headlines. the washington post says donald trump's charitable foundation lacks certification to solicit money from the public. david says the new york attorney general's office found the trump
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foundation never obtained a special kind of required registration. the article says trump's charity could be forced to return donations. trump did not respond to a request for comment. usa today reports on the recovery of two van goghs that were stolen. italian police found them during a raid on a crime clan suspected of trafficking cocaine. the works by the dutch master date to the late 19th century. described as priceless. a story so bizarre, that it ended up on the big screen. a texas widow worth millions is found dead in a freezer. her companion, a funeral home mortician, is charged with her murder. peter van zandt shows us how real life developments brought this case back into the spotlight after the movie. >> 8:15 to 10:00, rock history. >> hollywood a-lister jack black is known for his iconic roles in
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"school of rock," the voice of po in "kung fu panda" and the dark comedy "bernie." >> the thing about playing bernie is that he's loveable, and it is really important to bernie that he be loved. >> my name is bernie. you may have heard about me. they did a movie about me. >> the real bernie story made headlines in 1997, when bernie, a beloved funeral home mortician, did the unthinkable, to his close friend, marjorie nugent. >> picked up a gun, shot her four times in the back, and then buried her in her own deep freeze. >> texas monthly writer skip hollingsworth, whose story inspired the movie, says the relationship had an unusual beginning. >> in 1990, the town's leading banker, rob nugent, dies.
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>> i embalmed the body and got hid ready f him ready for the funeral. >> he became her companion, reaping the benefits of her fortune. >> they traveled the world. >> he stole her money. >> alexandria says he saw her randmother as a mark. >> he shot her and killed her. >> he was sentenced to life in prison. the story fascinated oscar nominated director rick linklater. >> i think the film is asking the question, can the nicest person in the world be capable of the worst act? >> after seeing the movie, the lawyer took on his appeal, interviewed bernie and uncovered a bombshell. bernie told her he was molested as a child, and she had had her own opinion about marjorie. >> this woman had been abusing him for a very long time. >> she says that caused bernie
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to snap. and he killed marjorie. >> i don't know what happened that morning. >> with these revelations, cole was able to get bernie a new sentencing trial. prosecutor jane starnes. >> i think he's conned hollywood and conned the whole judicial system. >> bernie is a good guy. >> wow. peter van zandt is here. good morning. >> good morning. >> so hollywood was brought in to this for -- to help with bernie's story? >> richard linklater found out about the story. actually met with bernie face to face as did the actor jack black. >> bernie lived in his house for a while, didn't he? >> lived in his apartment when he got released in preparation for this resentencing trial. but those two men are convinced this was not a premeditated murder, but rather an act of passion. in texas, you can get 2 to 20 years for that. they think he served enough time, almost 17 years, and would
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like to see him freed. >> people didn't care too much for marjorie either. >> this little town, carthage, bible belt town, she was the most despised person in town, and they had to move the trial two counties away because they couldn't get a jury that would fairly listen to t tit. the prosecutor was urged not to take it to court even though he shot her four times in the back. >> watch peter's report, the mortician, the murder, the movie, in a new episode of "48 hours." it is part of a "48 hours" double feature that starts at 9:00, 8:00 central. ava duvernay on a mission to open dmoooors in hollywood. >> you've set the tone of a commitment to helping others along. >> i don't think of it as paying it forward. i don't want to be alone. what good is a party by yourself? i want more women there, more people of color there. i just want more people doing this. i don't find any pleasure in being the only one. >> ahead, gayle's revealing interview with the director
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we're going to wait right here. segregation is now illegal in this country, sir. >> that is the scene from the academy award winning movie "selma." it made ava duvernay nominated for a best picture oscar. tonight, had her new documentary will open the new york film festival. we spoke with ava about an exceptional career with an untraditional start. this is the thing. i marvel you started as a publicist, didn't go to film school and now when they say ava duvernay, i see visionary director, a film by ava duvernay. how did you think that was possible or did you think that was possible? >> i didn't dream of it. i just wanted to make my own small films, you know. i saw a way to be able to take a small amount of money i saved for a house to buy a house and made a film with it instead. my mother wasn't very happy about it at the time. it worked out. >> shouldn't even be here right now.
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i had to come see you before i let -- >> with a modest budget, ava duvernay released her feature film "i will follow" in 2010. >> i was going to distribute it myself, take the money i made from that and put it into another film and said maybe i'llmakei'll make a film for a million dollars. that would be cool. >> there has been so much talk about diversity in hollywood, i think now sometimes people hear the word diversity and your eyes glaze over, there they go talking about diversity again. >> right, right. >> you said the word inclusion and i went, whoa, i never thought of it that way. what does that mean, exactly, to you. >> it is all personal preference. nothing is wrong. for diversity for me sounds medicinal, like a prescription, and i just don't know what that is. inclusion is an emotional word. we all know how it feels to be
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excluded. and included. if you expand that in a larger cultural context and think of whole groups of people that have been excluded, the idea of diversity, which is a look of belonging, everybody belongs here, everybody is valuable, it makes more sense to me. inclusion is a word i embrace. >> there have been thousands of racially motivated murders in the south. >> following the success of the academy award winning film selma, duvernay maintains the focus of racial inequality in her next film. 13 is a documentary that chronicles the inequities of mass incarceration. >> an enormous burden on the black community and also violated a sense of core fairness. >> the film is set to open the new york film festival. you chose to do a documentary on the 13th amendment. >> yes, the amendment in our constitution the founders framed that says slavery is abolished, except if you committed a crime. so that clause, that criminality clause has been exploited over the decades, over the centuries
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at this point, to favor one group of people in our society over another. folks have made money off punishment, profit off punishment. this film deconstructs that loophole in the constitution and shows how it got us to where we are, which is a society that is very fractured in terms of our race relations, very disconnected. >> people are very uncomfortable talking about race. a lot of people -- i don't want to hear it. >> yeah. >> you just sort of in this documentary really blow it wide open. >> well, you know, it is -- it examines the time we're in, the moment we're in, where folks are declaring that black lives matter and i believe they do and i'm a proponent of that and a part of that movement as well as i can be. but really you examine where that came from, in tracks. how do you have it that people in 2016 have to declare this their own lives matter? why do they feel like they don't? it tracks it and traces it,
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zblou not just for this current generation but those people's parents and those peoples parents and those peoples parents. >> duvernay is not limiting her story telling to the big screen. she teamed up with oprah and the o network to create her first television series, queen sugar. >> none of us knows a thing about running a farm. >> important to you that women be involved in the directing. >> yes. it was fantastic. my iffirst episode of televisio was in an episode of ""scandal." i had known a number of women trying to get into tv. when i got the opportunity to hire, hire those women, and now all of those women have a stamp approval and they're booking -- they're all booked. women, people of color, folks need an opportunity to show how fantastic we are, you know?
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>> goes back to inclusion. >> goes back to inclusion. >> give me a chance. >> yeah, yeah. >> after a decade long journey from independent film-making to barrier breaking success, ava duvernay has become a brand. her influence is now reaching another generation. >> there is an ava duvernay barbie doll. when you got the call about that, i do think -- in terms of fame, i do think that's pretty cool. >> pretty cool. >> right? >> that was -- at that point i turn to my sisters and said, what? what's going on here? we used to play with barbies as little girls and now there is a barbie with our name on duvernay along the side. >> bravo. >> one review says "13th" is a titanic statement by a major american voice. queen sugar is the number one cable series for women. she's really on a roll right now. she really is just getting
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started. >> yeah. >> just getting going. >> next, we'll look at all that matters this week. you're watching "cbs this morning." ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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we end the day by congratulating two veteran cbs colleagues on their career. she has been with cbs news for 34 years and there is matt who has been with us 34 years. we wish them both the best. different studio without pat. >> great career for them. >> that does it for us. be sure to tune in tonight. as we leave you let's take a look back at all that mattered this week. have a great weekend. we have breaking news from new jersey. >> train flying into the depot.
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>> investigators still don't know how that fast that train was going when it pushed onto the platform. >> she has experience but it's bad experience. >> this is a man who calls women slobs and dogs and pigs. >> she doesn't have the stamina. >> we have never seen where it broke down. >> my microphone was terrible. i wonder was it set up that way on purpose? >> anybody who complains it on the microphone is not having a good night. >> the world is honoring shimon peres as a visionary and fighter for peace. >> what brought you the greatest sense of satisfaction? >> olongo did not listen to officers' commands. >> you killed my brother! >> wells fargo fired more than 5,000 employees. >> sham accounts.
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>> i accept total responsibility. >> a cat five is a monster. >> he's got it. >> there is no game like it. you choose a golf ball and there you go. >> the marlins returned to the ballpark the first game since the denial of jose fernandez. >> i won the debate easily. i won cbs post debate. >> that is impressive but cbs did not conduct in a post-debate poll. that close! >> stand by. >> i'm a comedian, character, actor, trapped in a leading man's body. >> there you go! >> oh, wow! ♪ bad bad bad boy >> sean combs sounds different these days, doesn't he? >> i felt like i had enough of me and it was time to go to we.
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>> morgan freeman who undoubtedly is off playing a black muslim again. >> talking about the voice. why you? what is it about your voice? where does it come from? >> it goes bits itself, you know? your voice, everybody knows charlie rose's voice. >> welcome to our first broadcast. i'm charlie rose. >> where do you want to be at 50? >> i want to be right here. >> what is your job? >> that is awesome! >> i'm totally surprised. that table and i have gone a long way. >> all that. >> what do the people 3450emean they say tall, dark, handsome? >> that is a google icious shot. >> on "cbs this morning." >> charlie is not complaining. ,,
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because she doesn't know that it kills 40,000 californians... every year. because she doesn't understand what cancer is. because she can't spell emphysema. because she is a butterfly, who fights fires. because she is my daughter, and the surgeon general says that raising tobacco taxes... is a proven way to make sure she never smokes. that's why i'm voting yes on 56.
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good morning. it is 8:55. i'm michelle griego. grief counselors are at helms middle school in san pablo today after a popular resource officer was killed in a motorcycle accident in vallejo. ken zink worked for the san pablo police department. in the santa cruz mountains, the "loma fire" has spread to more than 4300 acres near mount loma prieta. nearly 2,000 firemen are at the scene. the blaze is only 34% contained. governor jerry brown signed a new bathroom law. the bill requires single stall restrooms to be labeled all gender. here's elizabeth with the weather. >> thanks, michelle. we are starting to see some clear skies around the bay.
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look at that. seeing some blue already. so the clouds will clear this afternoon. we'll warm up a bit. the temperatures are still going to be below average from 8 to 10 degrees. mid-60s around the bay. only low to mid-70s in your far inland spots. upper 50s around the coast. looks like a similar story temperature-wise for tomorrow with plenty of sunshine remaining dry until sunday. that's when we bring in the rain chances likely midday to early afternoon. then clearing and dry monday and tuesday. warming up by midweek. roqui has your traffic next.
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happy friday. 8:58. we have slow conditions along the nimitz freeway. let's take a look in fremont. this is southbound 880 before mowry avenue. there was a motorcycle versus a car crash blocking lanes out there. it is now cleared. but that traffic is back up all the way into oakland from the coliseum into fremont. it will take you about 35 to 40 minutes. now, let's head over to the bay bridge toll plaza where traffic is pretty backed up all the way into the maze here. the maze to downtown westbound will take you 18 minutes. and also in san francisco, northbound 280 before san jose avenue, that three car crash there blocking the lane making traffic drive all the way down to 15 mirs.
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