Skip to main content

tv   CBS This Morning  CBS  October 25, 2016 7:00am-9:01am PDT

7:00 am
viewers in the west, it's tuesday, this morning. just two weeks to go until election day. hillary clinton shifts her strategy to focus more on women. donald trump launches his own nightly web show. a double murder suspect is posting livid yoes on the run. we're in oklahoma with the hunt for the man also accused of wounding two police officers. an accident on a river rafting ride killed four people in australia's biggest theme park. but we begin this morning with a look at today's eye opener. your world in 90 seconds. donald trump is right, the game is rigged.
7:01 am
it's rigged for guys like donald trump. >> trump says the latest polls are rigged. >> when the people who control the political power can rig polls, you see these phony polls, and rig the media, they can wield absolute power over your life. >> all of this rhetoric is starting to whip up the crowds. just a moment ago a woman hit me with her sign. >> obamacare policyholders take a major blow. the administration confirmed insurance premiums will go up sharply next year. iraqi-led forces are pushing towards mosul as the campaign enters its second week. >> special forces packed with mortars an airstrike. in oklahoma a massive manhunt underway for a man suspected of a host of violent crimes including murder. >> now look, this is real. see, that's a [ bleep ]. >> four people have been killed in an accident on australia's east coast.
7:02 am
>> the swiss driver chases after his run away car. the man was chatting with another driver when the car just rolled away. >> all that. >> duke university's sophomore, chase jeter. in front of the entire crowd. does he nail it? >> yes. >> c.j. anderson, touchdown, denver. osweiler's return ends in defeat. >> and all that matters. >> hillary clinton's shifting baseball loyalty. she was born a cubs hand but she doned a yankee's hat when she ran for new york senate seat. >> is there no hat she won't wear? >> there's one hat. >> on cbs this morning. >> president obama will go down as perhaps the worst president in the history of the united states, exclamation point @realdonaldtrump. @realdonaldtrump at least i will go down as a president. >> this morning's eye opener is presented by toyota. let's go places.
7:03 am
welcome to cbs this morning. election day is two weeks away. the race now focuses on 13 battleground states that will decide who is our next president. hillary clinton and donald trump will both campaign today in florida. that state has 29 electoral college votes. >> clinton is now calling on other women to help finish off her opponent. she rallied yesterday with senator elizabeth warren. the senator picked up trump's nasty woman comment from last week's debate and used it against the republican nominee. nancy cordes is in white plains, new york, where clinton will soon take off for florida. nancy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. at the beginning of this campaign clinton was reluctant to draw too much attention to her gender, to imply that people should vote for her because she is a woman, but now with just two weeks to go, those concerns have largely fallen away and her top women supporters are openly
7:04 am
calling on the sisterhood to see her through. >> maybe it is a bit of a woman thing because we make lists. >> reporter: in new hampshire she argued she would make a great commander in chief. >> get this, donald, nasty women are tough. >> reporter: including senator elizabeth warren. >> he thinks that because he has a mouth full of tic tacs that he can force himself on any woman within groping distance. well, i've got news for you, donald trump, women have had it with guys like you. >> reporter: all of clinton's top allies are making the same case including michelle obama. >> he demeans and hue mill yates women as if we're objects. >> reporter: to president obama who was asked about trump's now infamous "access hollywood" tape. >> i think that's one of those things where if your best friend
7:05 am
who works there in the office somewhere had that video, it would be a problem for him. he's not running for president. >> reporter: the trump campaign isn't conceding the women's vote blanketing its rallies with women for trump signs as trump himself tries to wield his numbers higher. >> i think we're doing better with women than with men, frankly. >> reporter: one poll shows since mid october trump has gained 12 points and trump lost 16 among non-college educated white women and clinton has made women's issues a key part of her closing arguments. >> if you believe women and girls should be treated with dignity and respect and women should be able to make our own health care decisions and marriage equality should be protected, then you have to vote. >> reporter: she's also spending more time campaigning for women. just in the past couple of days she has visited pennsylvania and new hampshire, two battleground states where she has racked up a pretty comfortable lead, but
7:06 am
where she went anyway because she wanted to help out two democratic women who are locked in closer senate races. donald trump is spending his third straight day in florida. major garrett is in tampa where trump held a rally last night. major, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. donald trump and his advisors do not believe the polls, certainly not the ones showing him trailing. what they do believe in are crowd sizes. last night, huge crowds in tampa. other large crowds across florida. trump advisors say give a much better indication of where this race is and where it's heading. but turning crowds into votes requires organization, and on that score trump is still playing a bit of catchup. donald trump entertained a raucous crowd last night. >> i love my second home. >> reporter: the polls show him slightly ahead. >> we are leading, number one. >> reporter: and again questioning hillary clinton's
7:07 am
fitness for office and the fbi probe that cleared her of wrongdoing. >> we have to investigate the investigation, folks. our system is rigged. she never had a chance of being convicted. >> reporter: florida polls show trump trailing so before he hit the stage surrogates practically begged supporters to register, volunteer and vote. >> hey, all them signs y'all got, they don't mean nothing if you don't vote. >> we need these thousands of people to push harder for the next 14 days. >> we must double and triple our efforts to make sure donald trump gets elected. >> reporter: the evening rally was trump's fifth sunshine state stop of the day, part of a frantic effort to capture 29 crucial electoral votes. >> i think we're going to win florida big. i think we're going to win florida big. >> at a meeting with florida farmers trump weeded out polls that he has big losses to clinton. >> they call them dark polls,
7:08 am
phony polls put out by phony media. >> reporter: trump's campaign also debuted a new nightly life stream show on facebook. >> he will win. we will win. >> reporter: trump hit other battleground states through talk radio dismissing new accusations of sexual misconduct. >> he grabbed me on the arm. he's a important star. he grabbed me. he grabbed me on the arm. i'm sure she's never been grabbed before. they make it so it is all lies. >> reporter: there is no shortage of self-confidence within the trump campaign, but at that may only be skin deep. here's one example. the campaign is sending running mate mike pence to utah. utah, which hasn't voted for a democratic presidential nominee since 1964. that indicates the polling there is problematic for the trump campaign and pence is being sent to shore things up. >> thanks, major. the chief national
7:09 am
correspondent for the "new york times" magazine and a cbs news political contributor. good morning nkts hi, charlie. >> if this race is closer than the polls say, what will be causing it to be that? >> well, i think people -- a lot of trump supporters are looking for a reason to cast a protest vote. there are undecided and independents who want to cast that vote. trump has been a vote for protest. the early polls indicate that. he is a grievance candidate to a lot of people and people, especially if they don't think he can win, will feel empowered to vote. >> not a vote for him but a vote for protest? >> correct. >> he keeps talking about phony and dark polls, he has different polls that indicate different numbers. one of his people told me we are for sure going to win in florida. what do you make of all of this? >> candidates who are not in the lead always talk about how the polls are wrong, their internal polls are better. by the way, our crowds are amazing and i'm seeing things no one else can see because i go to
7:10 am
these -- >> that's what president dukakis said. >> still talking about those crowds, yes, he is. so, yes, there is historical precedent for this kind of rhetoric, sort of taking ahold in the last couple of weeks. however, trump, again, he's a bit of an x factor candidate. his crowds agagenuinely are hug. there's been no dropoff. there's also -- you just don't -- polls are a little bit more iffy this time around because you just don't know what trump voters are telling pollsters because there's so much distrust to begin with. >> nancy reported on the female factor. hillary clinton now talking about women campaigning for some of the female senators using senator elizabeth warren. what we're watching in florida is an uptick in women in early voting and absentee voting. is there evidence that they're turning out in larger numbers than expected? >> well, if there's an uptick, you have to think according to the polling right now. many of them are voting for hillary clinton. and, i mean, in fairness, in addition to the clinton campaign
7:11 am
emphasizing this, trump is giving a lot to work with. even like this thing about the adult film star today, didn't get a lot of traction, but to say that, that does send a message. >> we were talking about this. now elizabeth warren and bernie sanders, if hillary clinton is elected, how much will they want to draw her to the left? >> quite a bit and that's a story worth watching. i think beginning november 9th. so we'll see. i mean, again, she has to win first. i think they're focused on that. yeah, i mean, that to me -- talks of a republican party split are a little bit over shadowing what will i think be a pretty serious split in the democratic party. >> there will be a lot of stories to watch on november 9th. >> i'm going to take a little bit of a nap. >> thanks, mark. we'll bring you all the results as they come in two weeks from today. our election night coverage starts tuesday, november 8th at 4:00 p.m. pacific time and you can watch all day on our streaming network cbsn. >> a lot of people say they'll
7:12 am
be glad when it's all over. two more weeks. millions of americans face a huge increase in obamacare premiums and fewer insurance choices. the government says the cost of mid-level plans will increase by an average of 25% and that will hit consumers in 39 states. major carriers are dropping out in some markets. one in five consumers will be able to choose from only one provider. government numbers show about 2.5 million americans not currently enrolled could be eligible for subsidies to offset cost increases. open enrollment begins next week. >> big story. a massive police search is underway this morning for an oklahoma man suspected of killing two people and wounding two officers during a violent crime spree. 38-year-old michael vance jr. appeared to taunt police by posting live videos. omar is live. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. this is where the initial shootout with police happened on sunday night. two officers were hit.
7:13 am
we are told they will be okay. vance himself was hit in the shoulder but he somehow managed to steal a police officer's truck, head down the road and allegedly kill his aunt and uncle and on the way he started recording videos on facebook live. >> this is more intense than what i thought it was going to be. >> reporter: michael vance took to facebook from inside a stolen police pickup. authorities say he took the car after pulling a high powered rifle on officers attempting to question him. >> gentleman came out with an ak-47 and just opened fire on everybody. >> two gunshots to the leg and foot area. both pash shents are conscience. >> reporter: police say vance who is wanted on previous charges of child sexual abuse was also shot in the gun battle. >> let me show you. it hurts. it's tough. >> reporter: reportedly car jacked this man and his pregnant wife. >> well, he got about right here. our car was parked right here. he's got an assault rifle.
7:14 am
>> a woman across the street says she was injured by shrapnel when vance opened fire. >> my boyfriend said, get down, get down, so i got down but i had already been shot. >> reporter: at some point vance posted a second video from inside another vehicle showing off his rifle. >> letting y'all know, look, this is real. see? that's a gun. >> reporter: authorities say vance made his way to the home of his aunt and uncle less than ten miles from the initial shootout with police. according to vance's arrest warrant, both were found dead. ronald wilkson was shot one time and wounds were found with an attempt to sever his head. valerie suffered multiple stab wounds. vance is considered armed and dangerous and has a medical condition and may try to spread disease. >> if you want to know what's up next, stay tuned to your local news. >> reporter: vance is still on the run and he is a suspect in another attempted car jacking
7:15 am
and shooting about two hours away. because of those threats that he made on facebook live, some of his family members are in protective custody. >> omar, thanks. surveillance video captured a violent scene on temple university's campus. a mob attacked and beat college students on friday. the teams had coordinated a meetup on instagram. a temple police officer was assaulted. officers say a 16-year-old punched a police horse in the face. police arrested four teenagers. a freak theme park accident in australia has killed four people overnight. it happened when a river rapids ride mall functioned at dreamworld park. american olympic gold medal runer said he had just gotten off the ride minutes earlier. jay kotick is outside the park. what happened? good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning. so far we know there were two male victims and two female
7:16 am
victims in their 30s and early 40s. it's still unclear what caused the ride to break down. >> we are deeply shocked and saddened by this and our hearts and our thoughts go to the families involved. >> reporter: horror at one of australia's most popular parks. police say just after 2:00 p.m. the thunder river rapids ride at dream world malfunctioned. two people were ejected from their raft, another two caught inside the structure. >> the thing flipped and obviously kids on board screaming while their mom was like trapped under. >> staff park personnel tried to perform first aid on the victims before paramedics arrived. >> we're now working to get a look at the park to try to determine how this tragic incident occurred. i am able to confirm at this time that four adult persons have lost their lives as a result of the incident. >> the thunder river rapids
7:17 am
reaches speeds of just under 30 miles an hour and accepts riders as young as 2 years old. >> this morning we thought it was quite a tame ride, our kids would be fine with it. >> the prime minister promised there would be a thorough investigation. >> theme parks are a place for family fun and happiness, not tragedy. >> reporter: the park will remain closed today with park officials working with authorities to establish what happened. police say they are not aware of any other issues with the ride. nora? >> jade in australia. thank you. isis claims it carried out a deadly terror attack overnight on a police academy in pakistan. at least 61 people were killed. officials say the gun battle lasted four hours. it ended with two of the attackers detonating their suicide vests. isis posted this photo of the alleged gunman. united states says progress in the american backed offensive will slow down as it draws
7:18 am
closer to built up areas. american official alzheimer's say an area larger than new york city has been recaptured by isis. we have the scene outside of the town of bashiqa. >> reporter: good morning. kurdish forces are still clearing the area which is just over there. they're up against the usual gur ril la attacks being used by isis. networks of tunnels and suicide bombings. like most of the towns and villages retaken so far, bashiqa is uninhabited. the residents fled two years ago when isis first moved in. in contrast, there are around a million civilians in mosul. they are expecting a surge of refugees. meanwhile, isis is launching results outside of the territory itself. the extremists have released a new video showing the attack on
7:19 am
the town on sunday. that's about 200 miles west of baghdad and that fighting is ongoing according to a u.s. official. the first winter of the mosul offensive has been the most intense wave of u.s. coalition airstrikes since they began years ago. as the battle closes in on mosul city, launching airstrikes will become more difficult without risking massive civilian casualties. for cbs this morning, holly williams outside bashiqa. if you drive a new pickup truck, please be careful. headlights on most pickup trucks do good morning from our studios in san francisco. we have widely scattered showers. these will taper off later today and partly cloudy conditions. right now it is balmy it is now
7:20 am
64 degrees. later today with the partly cloudy skies 60s and 70s and more moderate rain on thursday and friday and again on sunday. eport sponsored by listerine.sored by bring out the bold. some people in ohio say this campaign is driving them crazy. >> if you get up at
7:21 am
some people say this event is driving them crazy. bly like 7:03. >> 7:03? >> yeah. >> that soon. >> yeah, that soon. yeah. >> minutes ahead we ask voters at the center of the battleground blitz if all of those commercials and phone calls are changing anybody's mind. the news is back in the morning right here on cbs "this morning." then the chronic, widespread pain slowed me down. my doctor said moving more helps ease fibromyalgia pain. she also prescribed lyrica. fibromyalgia is thought to be the result of overactive nerves. lyrica is believed to calm these nerves. for some, lyrica can significantly relieve fibromyalgia pain and improve function, so i feel better. lyrica may cause serious allergic reactions or suicidal thoughts or actions. tell your doctor right away if you have these, new or worsening depression, or unusual changes in mood or behavior. or swelling, trouble breathing, rash, hives, blisters, muscle pain with fever, tired feeling, or blurry vision.
tv-commercial
7:22 am
common side effects are dizziness, sleepiness, weight gain and swelling of hands, legs and feet. don't drink alcohol while taking lyrica. don't drive or use machinery until you know how lyrica affects you. those who have had a drug or alcohol problem may be more likely to misuse lyrica. with less pain, i can be more active. ask your doctor about lyrica. psh psh lunch is ready! campbell's spider-man soups. made for real, real life. thanks mom to help with the occasional unwanted gas and bloating.y wherever i get stuck today, my "future self" will thank me. thank you. thank you! how do i get stuck in an air duct? nearly 50 years of experience has taught us: no matter what the future holds, you're always better off healthy. nature's bounty
7:23 am
no, no, no, no, [music] people are both soft and strong... yey! which is why our products are too. angel soft. ...another anti-wrinkle cream in no hurry to make anything happen. neutrogena® rapid wrinkle repair works... ...in one week. with the... fastest retinol formula available. it's clinically proven to work on fine lines and... ...even deep wrinkles. "one week? that definitely works!" rapid wrinkle repair. and for dark spots, rapid tone repair.
7:24 am
neutrogena®. "see what's possible." and you're talking to youro doctor about your medication... this is humira. this is humira helping to relieve my pain and protect my joints from further damage. this is humira helping me go further. humira works for many adults. it targets and helps to block a specific source of inflammation that contributes to ra symptoms. humira has been clinically studied for over 18 years. humira can lower your ability to fight infections, including tuberculosis. serious, sometimes fatal infections and cancers, including lymphoma, have happened, as have blood, liver and nervous system problems, serious allergic reactions, and new or worsening heart failure. before treatment, get tested for tb. tell your doctor if you've been to areas where certain fungal infections are common, and if you've had tb, hepatitis b, are prone to infections, or have flu-like symptoms or sores. don't start humira if you have an infection. ready for a new chapter? talk to your rheumatologist.
7:25 am
this is humira at work. if you could see your cough, you'd see just how far it can spread. robitussin dm max is now better tasting, with the same fast powerful cough relief. robitussin dm max. because it's never just a cough.
7:26 am
long suffering indian fans say this it their year for the good morning it is 7:26. later today san francisco supervisors will discuss better ways to get the homeless off the street. the agenda includes final passage of an ordinance allowing temporary shelters to be set up and giving the okay to a navigation center. the wait is finally over, basketball is back tonight. the golden state warriors are hosting the san antonio spurs at oracle arena and tiptop is at 7:30. the cubs face the indians in game one of the world series tonight. next a live report from cleveland where baseball fans have been waiting decades for another championship. stay with us, traffic and weather in just a moment. ,,,,,,,,
7:27 am
7:28 am
it morning is 7:28. if you are headed out the roads are wet and dangerous. let's talk about a crash and left yet. was down 24 two-car crash is blocking lanes here and causing traffic to backup all the way to 680. cars moving through the area at nine miles per hour and headed pass the crash at 27 miles per hour. let's move over to the bay bridge toll plaza it will take you a long 20 minutes. placing rain scattered across the bay area and breezy conditions. ssl with delays. up to two hours. 50s and 60s stepping out the door and later today we have a
7:29 am
dry day slated for wednesday and more rain on thursday and on friday. ,,,,,,
7:30 am
barack obama is the nickelback of presidents. >> obama couldn't negotiate getting a whopper without pickles. >> barack obama dances like how his jeans look. you know, this jeans thing. this is so -- old. many years ago. come on. my mom bought new conditioner and it sucks it isn't even conditioning my hair. i blame obama. barack obama, bro, do you even lift? well, i lifted the ban on cuban cigars. that's worth something. >> his timing is good. seems to have a lot of fun with mean tweets. techniques it all in stride. welcome back to cbs "this
7:31 am
morning." coming up, campaign overload in ohio. the crucial battleground state flooded with political messages's we'll show you how voters there are responding. plus more than bragging rights, our stake in the world series. the cubs and indians will try to end generations of sports misery for fans ahead. how cleveland is ready to ride the wave of new-found success. time to show you some of this morning's headlines. the "los angeles times" says congress knew two years ing some bonuses were paid improperly. >> figure out a way to make that right. that is so wrong. >> i know. jan crawford first reported this yesterday, and you saw the presidential candidate weigh in on this issue.
7:32 am
>> agreed on something. both of them said, that's wrong. that's wrong. >> work that one out. time reports on the deadly toll of cigarette smoking. a new study says more than 167,000 cancer deaths in this country were caused by smoking in 2014. that's about 29% of total cancer deaths. >> the "new york times" reports on a shake-up in the justice department investigation into the death of eric garner. garner died in 2014 after a new york city police put him in a choke hold to subdue him. the "times" says the team of investigators has been replaced with agents from outside new york. the overhaul could jump-start efforts to seek criminal charges. no charges were brought against the officer. and where presidential candidates are spending most of their cash. donald trump is reportedly focusing on nevada, colorado and florida. hillary clinton is spending more in nevada, florida and ohio. mark strassmann is in euclid, for weeks and
7:33 am
those polarized by the candidates agree on one thing -- they're sick of it. >> that is not who we are as americans. >> reporter: on average, throughout ohio -- >> together we'll make america great again. >> reporter: ads for donald trump -- >> through the years -- >> reporter: or hillary clinton, run on local television every three minutes. >> you have to job. >> in hillary clinton's america -- >> this is my way of life. >> reporter: more than 54,000 of them since june. >> overwhelming with ads. overwhelming with calls. overwhelming with nonstop political stuff. >> reporter: linda merriam is a registered independent. bettie drake a democrat who leans conservative.
7:34 am
>> reporter: get up by 7:00, what time have you heard the first ad? >> probably 6:03. >> reporter: and heard them all day long. >> yes. it's amoizing. >> reporter: turn off the tv? they've tried. [ knock on door ] >> reporter: these campaigns -- >> i work for the hillary clinton campaign. >> reporter: will hunt you down. you get calls all day long from numbers you don't recognize? >> right, yep. >> reporter: robocalls? >> robocalls. >> reporter: and then as if on cue -- this has been going on for a year -- [ phone rings ] what do you think that phone call was? >> i think a robocall. >> reporter: how often do you get these? >> every day. >> reporter: lots of campaign mail shows up. sometimes strangers stop by. >> from the clinton campaign. >> reporter: what did you do? >> actually my husband chased her away. >> i'm donald trump. >> and i approve this message. >> reporter: does this kind of blitz work? >> no. >> reporter: professor justin buickler teaches political science at case western university. >> which you have as many ads
7:35 am
and voters in ohio see, the marginal benefit of every additional ad is basically nothing. >> reporter: over the last four months the two campaigns spent more thanes 3 $$32 million in else, the world series, game one right here in cleveland. game one. indian/cubs. >> relief from the game, however, my guess, political ads during that game given high viewership. >> and i bet they're all united on that one. thank you, mark. and cubs fans are gearing up for tonight. looking at the scene right now
7:36 am
inside harry caray's in chicago. an early morning crowd is counting down to game one. >> well, that's an early -- >> wonder what they're drinking already? >> be ready by the time the game comes around. >> the cubs well-known record to futility stretches back more than a century and also generations since cleveland celebrated a world series hoping the indians have similar good fortune. >> what's up, shelly? >> reporter: sports fans across northeast ohio. >> i felt good about this season all the way along.
7:37 am
>> reporter: this year's world series is a milestone. >> this is just the greatest week possibly in the history of cleveland sports. >> now like a regular sports town, you win a title every once in a while. >> reporter: this d.j. knows firsthand the misery that haunted the fan base over a half century saying the cavaliers winning an nba title -- >> it's over, it's over! the cavaliers are nba champions! cleveland's long sports nightmare has ended. >> reporter: and ending a 52-year-old championship drought helped change the attitude of the town. >> this city is going through a sports renaissance. >> reporter: it's a little different. isn't it? >> folks in town are getting used to the idea this town can win things. >> reporter: the last time they won a world series. 1948. 16 years later, the browns won the nfl championship. what followed, one of the longest droughts in professional sports history. >> the florida marlins have won the world series.
7:38 am
>> reporter: defined by a host of heartbreaking moments. >> fumbled the ball and denver roved. >> puts the shot in the air. good. the game's over. >> i'm going to take my talents to south beach and join the miami heat. >> all of you! >> reporter: when hollywood came looking for an underdog baseball story, one team fit the bill. >> just a bit outside. >> we don't even expect you to be good, just watchable. >> reporter: comedian and ohio native mike is a long suffering sports fan. his youtube video satirizing seen by millions. >> the national perception of us we are sad here all the time because we don't have sports championships or haven't until recently. this is a great town. a great city. always has been. it's cool that the rest of the
7:39 am
$3,900. norah? >> wow. >> and what i hear, don, that's a steal. people want to go to this game. herd lebron james will send ice cream trucks to the cleveland park for people. you can't help but feel happy for both cities. both of them. such a long time coming. >> yeah, fun. >> and for those who live in new york and other places, a moment to recognize how great these cities are. >> yes. >> like cleveland. >> yes. >> sports does that. brings out the best in everybody. >> it does indeed. a new study shines a light on how pickup trucks perform in headlight tests. ahead, how a watchdog group's
7:40 am
7:41 am
know how you earn the title ... world's best mom? by starting each day with a perfectly balanced mug of... i've got this. mom! mccafé coffees brew a smooth blend. that's not too strong, but never weak. mommy's not a napkin honey. so you can savor every sip. mccafé. how do we measure greatness in america? it's measured by what we do for our children. it's why as president i'll invest in our schools. in college that leads to opportunities... not debt. and an economy where every young american can find a job
7:42 am
that lets them start a family of their own. i've spent my life fighting for kids and families. i want our success to be measured by theirs. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. so dad slayed the problemt with puffs plus lotion, instead. with lotion to soothe and softness to please. a nose in need deserves puffs, indeed. of bad breath germs% for a 100% fresh mouth. feeling 100% means you feel bold enough to... ...assist a magician... ...or dance. listerine®. bring out the bold™
7:43 am
with ingredients like roasted hazelnuts and cocoa, nutella adds a smile to any morning. nutella - spread the happy!
7:44 am
a new report this morning criticizes the performance of headlights on most pickup trucks. the insurance institute for highway safety looked up 11 pickups equipped with 23 different headlights options. it found just one earned top marks. another ranked acceptable. kris van cleave is in washington with one of the trucks that received a poor rating. kris, good morning. >> reporter: women, good morning. the f-150 is one of the highest rated trucks for safety but when it comes to the headlights even with the l.e.d. option it was deemed inadequate in all test scenarios and there's concern about many of the vehicles the institute tested that in researchers' minds simply don't give enough light to a driver going freeway speed to spot an object down the road and avoid
7:45 am
it in time. the video on the top of your screen is a road lit by what the insurance institute for highway safety says is a well-performing headlight. s the l.e.d. optionen the 2017 honda ridge line. the bottom is from a 20916 chevy colorado with headlights that were rated poor and performed the worst of those tested. >> you probably shouldn't be driving faster than about 35 miles an hour with the low beams on this pickup. you don't have time to see what you need to see and still be able to avoid a crash. >> good. we can begin testing. >> reporter: the first year the insurance institute tested headlight performance and has consistently found they underperform. out of 63 vehicles, mid-sized sedans, small suvs and now pickups with 152 different headlight options only two scored the top or good rating. the ridge line and the toyota prius v with the upgraded l.e.d. headlights.
7:46 am
>> manufacturers to could what they thought was a pretty good job designing the headlight but maybe not pay as much attention how it was installed, might not have been aimed properly. >> reporter: auto makers are listening now, says motor trend editor-in-chief ed lowe. >> they're going to have to change course and probably upgrade a lot of their products, because as this standard gets rolled in the safety protocol, it could affect sales. >> reporter: tom evans owns a dodge ram pickup. two of its three headlight options scored poor. the other, margin'sal. evans uses fog lights to compensate. >> not as effective as they could or should be for being h.i.d.s that they are. >> reporter: ford tells cbs "this morning" safety is one of its highest priorities. fiat chrysler makes the ram and says the test does not align with regulatory requirements adding its vehicles meet or exceed those requirements. ihss says several automakers
7:47 am
said they are making changes and could be because next year to get the highest safety ranking possible the headlights have to perform well. gayle? >> headlights, it's a good thing. we all need good headlights at work. thank you, kris. ahead, have you ever driven a car at night and turned off headlights just to see what would happen? >> no, gayle. i haven't. >> i did that when i was younger. just to see. and you quickly turn them back on. young and foolish. >> the new cars, headlights do the high beam probing by itself. >> good information. >> still have that sense of adventure? >> no. gotten very boring in my old age. ahead why police need an escort. >> so flirtatious the way you asked that. did you feel that, gayle? did you feel that? >> yeah. i feel it. >> that same sense of adventure. why police need to escort a tree out of an,,
7:48 am
morning it is the doppler radar widely scattered showers for the morning commute and showers taper off in the afternoon to partly cloudy skies. a breezy day and right now it is balmy in the 60s as you get ready to start your tuesday. later today we will top off at 70, 60s and 70s and dry wednesday rain thursday friday and dry saturday. more rain sunday. the moments that connect us don't happen overnight. they happen one morning at a time, and one cup at a time. folgers, the best part of wakin' up. because i trust their quality. made fish oil.
7:49 am
they were the first to have a product verified by usp. an independent organization that sets strict quality and purity standards. nature made. the number one pharmacist recommended vitamin and supplement brand. knows how it feels to see your numbers go up,tes despite your best efforts. but what if you could turn things around? what if you could love your numbers? discover once-daily invokana®. it's the #1 prescribed sglt2 inhibitor that works to lower a1c. invokana® is a pill used along with diet and exercise to significantly lower blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes. and in most clinical trials, the majority reached an a1c goal of 7 percent or lower.
7:50 am
invokana® works around the clock by sending some sugar out of your body through the process of urination. it's not for lowering systolic blood pressure or weight, but it may help with both. invokana® can cause important side effects, including dehydration, which may cause you to feel dizzy, faint, lightheaded, or weak, upon standing. other side effects may include kidney problems, genital yeast infections, changes in urination, high potassium, increases in cholesterol, risk of bone fracture, or urinary tract infections, possibly serious. serious side effects may include ketoacidosis, which can be life threatening. stop taking and call your doctor right away if you experience symptoms or if you experience symptoms of allergic reaction such as rash, swelling, or difficulty breathing or swallowing. do not take invokana® if you have severe liver or kidney problems or are on dialysis. tell your doctor about any medical conditions and medications you take. using invokana® with a sulfonylurea or insulin may cause low blood sugar.
7:51 am
it's time to turn things around. lower your blood sugar with invokana®. imagine loving your numbers. there's only one invokana®. ask your doctor about it by name. plumping surface cells for a dramatic transformation... ...without the need for fillers. with olay, you age less. so you can be ageless. olay ageless. of being there for my son's winning shot. that was it for me. that's why i'm quitting with nicorette. only nicorette mini has a patented fast dissolving formula. it starts to relieve sudden cravings fast. every great why needs a great how. every great why that gives you better taste and better nutrition in so many varieties. classic. cage free. and organic. only eggland's best. better taste. better nutrition. better eggs. police in portland, maine,
7:52 am
called to guess a man dressed as as tree out of the street. covered in branches. he said it was part of a performance but now he's facing a misdemeanor charge. police do not think it was funny. can rooms covered in salt help people breathe better? what doctors say about the new therapy. you're watching cbs "this morning." isn't it time to let the real you shine through? introducing otezla (apremilast). otezla is not an injection or a cream. it's a pill that treats plaque psoriasis differently. with otezla, 75% clearer skin is achievable after just 4 months, with reduced redness, thickness, and scaliness of plaques. and the otezla prescribing information has no requirement for routine lab monitoring. don't take otezla if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. otezla may increase the risk of depression.
7:53 am
tell your doctor if you have a history of depression or suicidal thoughts, or if these feelings develop. some people taking otezla reported weight loss. your doctor should monitor your weight and may stop treatment. side effects may include diarrhea, nausea, upper respiratory tract infection, and headache. tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, and if you're pregnant or planning to be. ask your dermatologist about otezla today. otezla. show more of you.
7:54 am
oh, it's actually...s your sfx: (short balloon squeal) it's ver... sfx: (balloon squeals) ok can we... sfx: (balloon squeals) i'm being so serious right now... i really want to know how your coffee is. it's... sfx: (balloon squeals) hahahaha, i had a 2nd balloon goodbye! oof, that milk in your coffee was messing with you, wasn't it? yeah. happens to more people than you think. try lactaid, it's real milk, without that annoying lactose. mmm. good right? yeah. lactaid. it's the milk that doesn't mess with you. so dad slayed the problemt with puffs plus lotion, instead. with lotion to soothe and softness to please. a nose in need deserves puffs, indeed.
7:55 am
7:56 am
it is 7:56. parents have to foot the bill when their kids and teens are locked up in juvenile hall. the cost of upkeep can hit $30 today and supervisors may put this practice to an end in a boat today. more and more bay area restaurants are dropping avocados from the menu as growers go on strike in mexico. about 40,000,000 pounds are typically in parroted each week from mexico and down to 13 million. in the next half hour of cbs this morning the election director with the latest polls of battleground states. we are tracking weather in just moment. ,,,,,,
7:58 am
the time is 7:57. let's take a look at the wet roads. here is across the span of the bay bridge we have traffic backed up into the maze for the toll plaza. it will take you 20 minutes right now. moving over to a new crash westbound 580 it is a three-car crash blocking a lane and as you can see slow-moving traffic on 880 as well. if you are headed to the san mateo bridge here is a live look at that. 880 5101 will take 27 minutes. good morning everyone. here is a doppler radar and it is raining. we have scattered to light rain showers. this is leaving behind some partly cloudy skies later today. right now it is very mild in the 50s and 60s and we will have a southland and with the partly cloudy skies in the 60s and low 70s. this afternoon we begin to dry out through tomorrow and more rain, a bigger brain on
7:59 am
thursday and friday another wet day on sunday. ,,,,,,
8:00 am
♪ good morning to our viewers in the west. it is tuesday, october 25th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." there is more real news ahead, including donald trump warning voters not to trust the polls. we'll look at his claims with cbs news election director anthony salvanto. here is the eye opener at 8:00. >> donald trump bringing out employees of his to describe what it is to work for donald trump. >> i'm power trump. >> i didn't tell you to say that, right? >> absolutely not. >> what do you make of all this? >> they always talk about how the polls are wrong, internal follows are better and our crowds are amazing.
8:01 am
>> that's what president dukakis said. >> yes. >> forces are still clearing bashika and up against the guerrilla tactics being used by isis. >> they managed to steal a police officer's truck and started recording videos on facebook live. >> first pitch expected to happen right there, shortly after 8:00 tonight. >> the two teams have a combined 176 years without a championship. to put that in perspective, that is almost as long as a baseball game feels. >> president obama last week said that this year's election is like donte's inferno. well, that's fine, as long as it doesn't turn into a disco inferno. no matter who wins, rhythm loses. >> rhythm loses.
8:02 am
>> what music were they listening to. got it. >> i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell. election day is two weeks from today. early voting is under way in more than 30 states. donald trump held a series of large rallies yesterday in florida. in another battleground state, hillary clinton campaigned in new hampshire. >> they attacked each other but also talked about specific policies they would fight for if elected. >> we're going to make affordable child care so nobody pays more than 10% of your income for child care. we're going to work for paid family leave. >> tariffs on companies that outsource american jobs, the companies leave, they fire their employees, we're not going to let it happen any longer. >> we're going to close the loophole, we're going to end the fact that millionaires can pay a lower tax rate than a nurse or teacher or police officer. >> a tax cut for all middle
8:03 am
class families, a big one. >> public colleges and universities, tuition free for any families making less than $125,000 a year. >> legislation to provide school choice, which the labor unions, the unions that want to allow and we're going to end common core and bring our education local. >> of course, i want you to vote for all of us, but more than that, i want you to vote for yourself. and for your families. and for your hope, for our future. >> there has never been a political phenomena like what we're doing right now and we're all part of it. and we have to finish it off, so get out and vote. >> hillary clinton and donald trump will both campaign today in florida. >> we are near the end of an unconventional election, but as usual, the polls are becoming a bigger part of the story, the most recent poll shows hillary
8:04 am
clinton with a nine point lead over donald trump. to put that into concontext, we examined 40 years worth of polls. this time back in 1976, jimmy carter led gerald ford by five points. that was nothing compared to bill clinton in 1992, his 17 point advantage over then president george h.w. bush dwarfed hillary clinton's margin. in 2000, george w. bush led al gore by two points in our poll. that was a little more than two weeks before the closest election in modern american history. eight years late, barack obama held a comfortable 13 point lead over john mccain. >> cbs news elections director anthony salvanto is with us. good morning. >> good morning. >> so the point is, the cbs news polls have been pretty accurate? >> yeah, we have done okay. >> done okay. the trump campaign put out a memo yesterday in part to raise money, but in it said if trump wins new hampshire, colorado or pennsylvania, he could win the election and recent polls show him ahead in iowa, ohio, maine,
8:05 am
florida, nevada and north carolina. how does that memo square with the truth and some of the data we have seen out there? >> he's down in most of those states and he's down in the electoral college overall. that doesn't mean he's out. difference is voters in polls tell you what they're going to do. we have seen that over history, over time. and right now we find that donald trump's voters are willing to talk about voting for donald trump. they're proud of it. and they're telling that to pollsters, they're telling friends and family. they're not shy about it. they're showing up, they're showing up in the polls. other thing is, they say think donald trump is talking about the issues and topics he wants to talk about, not what they want to hear about. that's change in washington, that's the economy, that's the place you can go to try to -- >> there is no secret trump vote out there not showing up in the polls? >> there isn't. even if you look at the early vote, in florida, for example, a million ballots have come in, you analyze that and you see that the -- he doesn't have a lot of new vote coming in. most of the folks who turned in
8:06 am
ballots voted in past presidential elections. one of the things they talked about is rallying this new set of voters to come out and vote for him. that hasn't shown up yet. >> when there is a change in the last two weeks, generally what happens and what causes it, is it voters coming home to their natural political place? or is it some outside event? >> yeah, coming home is a big part of it here. donald trump has been down with republicans relative to how well hillary clinton has done with democrats. she's got nine and ten democrats, even after the whole bernie sanders fight, she rallied her base. she has 20% of republicans, the reluctant republicans, largely women, largely suburban women, he's running about ten points down in state after state, especially college educated women, all of whom have been reluctant to come over to his side. if he can rally that base back to him, then he gets a lot closer. >> there is so much talk of this race is over, hillary clinton has already won. isn't there a danger in that for her team to become overconfident, and what can he do to turn it around?
8:07 am
>> yeah, i mean, that's one of the things that comes to the territory of being a pollster. the losing side wants to say you're wrong. the winning side doesn't want their voters to be complacent. you look at the voters hillary clinton needs, younger voters who say they're less likely to vote, they don't like really either candidate, that's a turnout issue. and she still has the -- the democrats will rely on that turnout. >> can he turn it around? >> can we talk about texas? early voting has begun. what have we seen there? >> texas is a great story for exactly that kind of underperformance. with college educated white voters, with white men and white women, now, donald trump is still winning them. but he's not winning them by the kind of margins that republicans typically do. and that's made this race close. do i think hillary clinton -- latinos who say that they're very motivated, that they can't wait to vote, so you get that part of the electorate and they're all for hillary. >> is it within the margin of error? >> it is. i'm not sure that hillary clinton is positioned yet to
8:08 am
outright win texas. i think that's about as close as it gets. still that closeness tells the story. >> i think it is interesting because i think that texas stays republican. but i do think it is interesting about how that state could trend purple in upcoming presidential elections. >> right. >> start to tilt. >> like north carolina did. >> exactly. people thought -- >> texas girl and the north carolina boy. >> tomorrow, issues that matters series looks at the supreme court under the next president. two famous lawyers will be here at the table, studio 57. that's great. they face off against each other in bush versus gore, the supreme court case that decided the 2000 election. millions of americans will face big price hikes and fewer choices when obamacare open enrollment begins. the government says the cost of midlevel health plans next year will increase by an average of 25%. that will hit consumers in 39 states. major carriers are dropping out in some markets. about one in five consumers will be able to choose from only one
8:09 am
provider. government numbers show about 2.5 million americans not currently enrolled could be eligible for subsidies to off set cost increases. we need a bigger understanding of why this is happening. you know. the idea was not only to spread coverage around, but that by spreading the coverage around, not only would it help people get more preventive care, but it would ultimately bring the costs down. and instead the premiums are skyrocketing. >> the question is what happened. >> who is profiting on this? is it the way the law that was set up failed? an interesting story. the 8-year-old daughter of a california police officer killed in the line of duty received a moving escort when she returned to school. >> hi, vanessa. how are you doing? >> good. >> good. good morning. look, all your uncles came to take you to school this morning.
8:10 am
>> more than a dozen of her father's fellow palm springs officers came to pick her up. they call themselves her uncles. her father was killed two weeks ago, months from retirement. the officers took vanessa all the way to her class before saying good-bye and wishing her a good day. >> i love -- >> they're a family and always looking out for one another. >> always a human behind the stories. and just the fact they wanted to make sure she was okay, she's off to a good start. go, vanessa. we're used to hearing that too much salt in your food is a really bad thing. ahead, why salt is being used to help treat respiratory problems. >> here is an opportunity to be a little more proactive, maybe reduce the amounts of medication that you're currently taking, reducing the amount of attacks. >> michelle miller go inside a so-called salt room to look at the apparent benefits. and why some doctors are just a,
8:11 am
8:12 am
he sold about 300 million books across the world. ahead, author john grisham is in our green room with his new book that explores corruption and gambling. morning". there's a virus out there. a virus that's serious, like hiv, but it hasn't been talked about much. a virus that's been almost forgotten. it's hepatitis c. one in 30 boomers has hep c, yet most don't even know it. that's because hep c can hide in your body silently for years, even decades, without symptoms and it's not tested for in routine blood work. if left untreated, hep c can cause liver damage, even liver cancer. but there's important information for us: the cdc recommends all baby boomers get tested for hep c.
tv-commercial
8:13 am
all it takes is a simple one-time blood test. and if you have hep c, it can be cured. be sure to ask your doctor to get tested for hep c. for us it's time to get tested. it's the only way to know for sure. ♪...nausea, heartburn,♪ indigestion, upset stomach, diarrhea!♪ ♪nausea, heartburn, indigestion, upset stomach, diarrhea!♪ here's pepto bismol! ah. ♪nausea, heartburn, indigestion, upset stomach, diarrhea!♪ i spent many years as a nuclear missile launch officer. if the president gave the order, we had to launch the missiles. that would be it. i prayed that call would never come. self control may be all that keeps these missiles from firing. i would bomb the [ beep ] out of 'em. i want to be unpredictable. i love war. the thought of donald trump with nuclear weapons scares me to death. it should scare everyone. i'm hillary clinton
8:14 am
and i approve this message. by starting each day with a ... perfectly balanced mug of... i've got this. mom! mccafé coffees brew a smooth blend. that's not too strong, but never weak. mommy's not a napkin honey. so you can savor every sip. mccafé.
8:15 am
8:16 am
in today's morning rounds, can salt help people with respiratory problems breathe more easily. around 275 dry salt therapy rooms have opened across the u.s. and canada too. and that's up from about a dozen back in 2010. the advocates say these rooms can treat everything from colds to asthma. michelle miller is in a salt room in dobs ferry, new york, with what the doctors say. i never heard of a salt room. good morning to you. >> and neither did i before this story. good morning. well, people who run these salt therapy rooms take pure salt like this and grind it into tiny little particles to then circulate into rooms like this. well, they say it fights toxins and opens up the airwaves. but many medical professionals aren't quite ready to recommend this form of treatment to their patients yet. >> they just relax here and breathe in? >> it is as simple as sitting back and just breathing deeply. >> ellen patrick invited us into
8:17 am
one of the four salt rooms she owns in the new york city area where salt covers the floor, lines the walls, and flows through the air. her website climbs halo therapy as it is known can help alleviate symptoms of a variety of conditions. >> asthma, copd, science infections, colds, flus. >> what does salt do to impact that? >> salt has natural healing qualities which are antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antiviral. >> pull ma nolgss often have people inhale salt nebulizer. the salt she tells us helps thin out the mucous in the airwaves making it easier to cough out. but she warns people with asthma should check with their doctors before entering the rooms as it could increase the risk of an
8:18 am
attack among some patients. >> i don't see a medical utility for this. and i do see potential for harm. >> what do you say to the doctors who have raised a concern? >> well, i think it is -- they should -- doctors raising concerns should look at studies. >> numerous studies overseas have explored the benefits of halo therapy, including one from israel earlier this month which found salt rooms may have some beneficial effects in mild asthmatic children. yet research in the u.s. is lacking. the american lung association reports there are no evidence-based findings to create guidelines for salt therapy. >> i've been doing this for about six months now. >> but for some with asthma, like antonio, the results are already in. >> it helped in terms of physical activity. i noticed a difference. i don't get as winded as quickly. it helped in that regard. >> europeans have known about
8:19 am
this for a while, seeking treatments in the polish salt mines since the early 1800s. these rooms are designed to simulate those caves. >> would you call this a form of alternative medicine? >> this is not alternative medicine. it is complementary medicine. it is to be used in conjunction with your doctor's care, and whatever medication you're currently using? >> so typical visit to a room like this will cost anywhere between 35 to $50 for a session lasting between 30 and 60 minutes. there are even therapies open like this for children. and they conduct yoga classes in some of these rooms too. >> a multipurpose room. >> do you feel like licking the walls? i love salt. >> i do taste a little salt in the air. >> i saw you laying on the bed. did it help you? did it help? >> you know, i didn't spend that much time inside the room, i didn't get a full treatment so
8:20 am
to speak. i cannot speak to it. >> that mental image will stick in my mind of gayle -- >> i love salt. >> it is bad for you. >> if you had to choose between salt and butter, which would you choose? >> oh, norah. >> i know. >> salted butter. >> i know. i know. nothing better. love it. thank you, michelle. an 8-year-old boy is on a mission to do good. ahead, his generous act for flood victims he had never met. hundreds of miles from his home. you're watching "cbs this morning." from his hone. home, you're watching cbs "this morning." >> announcer: th. >> announcer: cbs "morning rounds" sponsored by theraflu. for a powerful comeback. new expressmax caplets. lots of vitamins a&c,
8:21 am
and, only 50 calories a serving... good morning, indeed. v8. veggies for all. and you're talking to youro doctor about your medication... this is humira. this is humira helping to relieve my pain and protect my joints from further damage. this is humira helping me go further. humira works for many adults. it targets and helps to block a specific source of inflammation that contributes to ra symptoms. humira has been clinically studied for over 18 years. humira can lower your ability to fight infections, including tuberculosis. serious, sometimes fatal infections and cancers, including lymphoma, have happened, as have blood, liver and nervous system problems, serious allergic reactions, and new or worsening heart failure. before treatment, get tested for tb. tell your doctor if you've been to areas where certain fungal infections are common, and if you've had tb, hepatitis b, are prone to infections,
8:22 am
or have flu-like symptoms or sores. don't start humira if you have an infection. ready for a new chapter? talk to your rheumatologist. this is humira at work.
8:23 am
8:24 am
inspired after seeing this picture after flooding in louisiana. cameron and his family drove to deliver the money, toys and supplies and ethan's mom was overcome. >> it's not every day that a kid -- wants to help. and your momma's raising you right. >> when you do good things -- >> ethan said he and camryn will
8:25 am
remain friends forever. >> i believe it. momma's raising him right, all right. final approval to the 15 billion dollar volkswagen emissions deal. it's 8:25. a san francisco judge is expected to give final approval to the $15 billion volkswagen emissions deal. the judge says that he is strongly considering giving final approval but needed time to look over owner's objections. oakland officials will talk about the search for a police chief. they will hear recommendations on police recruitment at 6:00 tonight at city hall. on "cbs this morning," actor der might mulroney is in the studio with a preview of his knew medical drama pure genius.
8:26 am
c'mon in, pop pop! happy birthday! i survived a heart attack. i'm doing all i can to keep from having another one. and i'm taking brilinta. for people who've been hospitalized for a heart attack. i take brilinta with a baby aspirin. no more than one hundred milligrams as it affects how well it works. brilinta helps keep my platelets from sticking together and forming a clot. brilinta reduced the chance of another heart attack. or dying from one. it worked better than plavix. >>don't stop taking brilinta without talking to your doctor since stopping it too soon increases your risk of clots in your stent, heart attack, stroke, and even death. brilinta may cause bruising or bleeding more easily, or serious, sometimes fatal bleeding. don't take brilinta if you have bleeding, like stomach ulcers, a history of bleeding in the brain, or severe liver problems. tell your doctor about bleeding, new or unexpected shortness of breath, any planned surgery, and all medicines you take. >>talk to your doctor about brilinta. i'm doing all i can. that includes brilinta.
8:27 am
if you can't afford your medication, astra zeneca may be able to help. good morning. let's take a look at the bay area roads. in the south bay, you have red all over the area. cars are moving about 25 miles per hour and down to 15 miles per hour. northbound 101 is slow. 280 is slow and guadalupe parkway is slow. a new crash in hayward, northbound 880, two-car crash blocking a lane there causing traffic to move at just 12 miles per hour in the area. if you are heading into downtown oakland. the bay bridge toll plaza, the maze to downtown westbound will take you a long 35 minutes and
8:28 am
keep in mind high wind advisory across all bridges in the area. winds out of the south- southeast up to 20 miles per hour. winds will be more consistent during the afternoon out of the south 5 to 15. doppler radar, lingering light rainfall. you can see out to sausalito, mostly cloudy skies. we have light rain this morning. very soft tapering off in the afternoon. look at the temperatures. we are in the mid-50s in santa rosa. 65 livermore. 63 apiece oakland and redwood city. becoming partly cloudy and breezy later. 60s and low 70s. 73 from concord, clayton and walnut creek into the tri- valley. 75 brentwood, tracy and discovery bay. we dry out wednesday. a more potent powerful storm thursday and friday. another big storm late saturday night and sunday.
8:29 am
8:30 am
♪ ah, ah ga, ga, oo-la-la ♪ >> going to do the super bowl what comes to your mind? >> hey, gaga. >> what's up? >> it's dave. from the nfl. what are you doing early next year? >> oh, my gosh. are you giving me the super bowl? >> yes. amazingly you even knew that, from that little bit of information. ♪ oh-oh, oh-oh oh-oh-oh ♪ caught in a ♪ ah, ah- ♪ >> sneak peek of lady gaga,
8:31 am
carpool karaoke. on his wish list. see their full performance tonight on "the late, late show" right here on cbs. >> how many gazillion views is that going to get? >> to get lady gaga, fun. >> "saturday night live" had its highest rating when she was on? >> her and tom hanks. highest rating ever and it is laugh out loud fun pip haven't seen it, worth a look-see. >> a reason they booked her for the super bowl. >> that's right. welcome back to cbs "this morning." she's that good and more. coming up this half hour, john grisham. studying casinos for his new book. hello, john grisham in the green room. you look like an ad for a life well-lived. you look great. somebody show john grisham's shoes, blue suede shoes. >> right. >> we'll discuss his new novel called "the whistler." >> he's from elvis country. >> nice. >> and actor dermot mulroney plays a surgeon in the new cbs drama "pure genius."
8:32 am
ahead, why he says the role is personal for him. and time to show you some of this morning's headlines. the "washington post" reports on tesla falling to near the bottom of a new survey on car's reliability. ranking 25 of 29. complaining about malfunctions, also concern about tesla's autopilot function. a tesla spokesperson said the company has resolves many issues since the survey was conducted. "the boston globe" tom brady's forceful domestic violence, rarely sharing personal views. initially suspending a player who abused his then wife for just one game. >> i grew up with three sisters, and i was very fortunate to learn from a loving father and a loving mother how to treat and respect women, and i have a daughter of my own, and domestic violence is a horrible issue. any type of abuse or bullying,
8:33 am
or people who can't defend themselves, fise themselves, i have no respect for that. >> brady says the nfl should handle the issue and answer you know i'm a tom brady patriot fan, as you know -- >> others are speaking out about this. >> because it's a problem in the nfl. >> such a forceful manner. another reason for norah to love tom brady. >> we all love tom brady. >> we do. >> greatest quarterback of all-time. >> and any other player who speaks out on this. >> right. and a cleveland indian standing up for a former neighbor and infamous cubs fan steve barton's some cubs fans holding on. chicago lost the 2003 pennant because partman reached for a foul ball a cubs' fielder might have caught. from chicago, grew up mere bartman and says, chicago should forgive mr. bartman and let him make the ceremonial first pitch. what are the chances of that happening, guys? >> i don't know. >> i like the idea of it. >> what time's the game start tonight?
8:34 am
late? yeah. >> 8:00. >> according to tony in the studio. 8:00. >> good to know. john grisham considering a master storyteller, worldwide, sold about 300 million copies of his books since the "pelican brief" in 1992. grisham had 28 consecutive new york best-sellers, fiction. >> the next one called "the whistler" involving a crooked judge, gambling, millions in stolen cash. john grisham joins us at the table. good morning. welcome, and you came with money. >> because we bet on the duke/carolina basketball game and he won. >> let's see it. >> a standing bet -- gambling a lot. going to casinos. >> thank you. thank you very much. >> i'll get it back. i'll get it back. >> hold it up. >> don't get -- >> real? >> don't spend it -- i have to take this with me, get it tested. >> your new book, you focused on indian casinos.
8:35 am
interesting. they make a lot of money. >> indian casinos gross more money that are regular commercial casinos. 250 around the country and some are massive, they're huge. they print money. and nobody -- >> that's a lot of cash. >> therefore -- >> 90% of all money is in cash and unregulated. nobody's watching. don't pay taxes, no oversight. not saying there's corruption, but a perfect storm for corruption. >> you thought what for this story? >> well, i wanted to write ab t about -- i started with a character. i wanted to have a character who might be a recurring character. i can come back for future books, maybe. >> lacy stoll. >> like her. >> charged with investigating allegations of judicial corruption in the state of florida. every state has an agency that is charged with -- you know, that duty. she goes after crooked judges. there aren't many in this country. we have a very good record in this country. >> you're intrigued by the idea of corruption. >> it sells, charlie.
8:36 am
come on. this is a best-seller. thriller, suspense. you need corruption and somebody taking money, dead bodies. come on. >> there's a couple dead bodies. >> fiction. >> and a sexy, smart, determined investigator prosecutor. >> yeah. that's not easy for me to do. i have trouble -- >> you create the character or go to your wife and say, give me some help? >> i created the character but got a lot of help from her. >> renee always weighs in? >> yeah. sometimes more than she should. she reads the first with a red pen and no shortage of opinions. go through that process every year, but always says i don't know how to write good, strong female characters. >> my point. >> i can't think like a woman, charlie. you know? it's not natural, but i tried, and i like lacy -- >> shakespeare could. >> i'm not shakespeare. >> he -- >> he didn't sell that much either. >> i like lacy, too. >> done good overall. >> and off your high horse or
8:37 am
soap box what does that mean? >> i try to write two types of books. first, take an issue, wrongful convictions or the death penalty, whatever, and i weave a n novel around that. the readers gets caught up in the story and also the eschew a -- issue and maybe learns something. rene says, stop preaching, get off your soap box and just provide a legal thriller. pure entertainment. that's what "the whistler" is. no social issue involved. >> you like to do that? >> yeah. probably overdo that. can't be too intrusive with your politicians. >> what is this basketball? >> articles i prepared to say in this season everybody is ranked duke number one. realize, carolina will probably upset them at some point. >> charlie, i concede. you win the preseason. okay? we have playoffs in college basketball called march madness. the final four, tar heels there,
8:38 am
duke wasn't. >> i know. >> we have playoffs. wait until march. >> i don't want to bore the country. >> we have a standing bet on every game. >> okay. >> tar heels and blue devils. >> so because -- >> back to "the whistler." >> norah, because -- we're on the gambling casino. >>y love this book. >> how did you carry out your research? >> i got inside a casino. >> you did? >> yeah. fascinating. >> had to learn it? >> yeah. i had learned enough. how the cash comes in. how it's counted. >> you went behind the scenes? >> count teams in a room with cameras zoomed in. professional cameras count the cash, there's so much of it and i think easy to skim some. rake it off to the side. there's just so much cash that comes into a casino. >> why are they different than casinos in las vegas or -- how? >> sovereign nations. >> i know that. why does that make them more profitable? don't have to pay taxes or because -- >> for sure. no taxes, that's a lot of money right there. no one knows how much they make. they don't have to report to
8:39 am
anybody. >> and the ending of the book i understand changed after pepeop weighed in. one way to go. heard from other people, rene and company, okay, give it another -- >> a major character who's not sufficiently taken care of at the end of the book, and that's the way i wrote it, and rerene -- >> what happens? >> rene wanted a different ed ending, so did my editor. i went back and changed it. >> don't give it away. >> i won't. a bet between you and charlie rose, i got to go with charlie rose, and i love you, john grisham. >> number 29. on the best-seller list. right? >> number one for the -- >> i mean, number one for the 29th time. >> that's what i meant, yes. >> hasn't hitting number one yet. we think it will be number one. >> it's going to be. >> i bet $100 it will hit number one. >> i'm not betting. okay? you already picked my pockets once this morning. >> congratulations. >> that's what we do here at cbs "this morning." help make things number one. >> my pleasure.
8:40 am
>> thanks. "the whistler" on sale today. actor dermot mulroney play as surgeon in the new cbs drama "pure genius." mulroney is in our toyota green room and will explain how real important step forward. the time is long overdue... pharmaceutical industry. passes - the ballot.,,
8:41 am
,,,,
8:42 am
my mom marnie and then she died life. of lung cancer. so i have a personal interest in helping prevent smoking. i'm tom steyer, the co-chair of the yes on 56 campaign. every year, nearly 17,000 california kids start smoking. a third of them will die from their addiction. tobacco taxes reduce youth smoking. please. vote yes on prop 56. if we can save even a few lives, it's worth it.
8:43 am
it is time for the pharmaceutical industry to stop the entire nation is looking at california. let's go forward together. thank you all very much.
8:44 am
♪ some day when i'm awfully low and the world is cold ♪ i will feel aglow just thinking of you ♪ and the way you look tonight ♪ >> ooh. that's actor dermot mulroney. starred opposite julia roberts in "my best friend's wetting" nearly 20 years ago. first acting role, "since of innocence" in 1986. since then starred in more than 70 movies. mulroney returns to cbs in the new drama "pure genius" playing a surgeon enlisted by a tech billionaire to work in a cutting-edge hospital. >> you okay? >> knew scan of margo's heart. >> hmm. >> it's worse. i don't know if i can do it. >> you're the best there is. you'll nail it. >> this isn't programming a computer.
8:45 am
there's only one way to remove the tumor, and a million ways it could go wrong. my scalpel misses, puncture her heart. lost marge other and the baby. >> what if i could give you 1 million chances to get it right. >> wow? >> hmm. >> a nice clip to pull. >> yeah. all right. we welcome -- >> great. >> great to have you here. >> good morning. >> this is like a new play on a medical drama because you're in a tech community. >> yeah. the idea with "pure genius" is that this tech billionaire, our story, decided to use his money for the sake of good and opens a hospital for free and will take on anybody who's got an interesting case. so that we can -- integrate new technology and new medical apparatus and procedures, and so it's -- it's a show about the very cutting edge of medicine today. >> and the people who come there as patients have no other
8:46 am
recourse, i assume? >> yes. usually they're a hard case of some sort or something that's interesting to us as doctors, or the, the sort of tech billionaire who's trying to change the world. >> notice he says, "us" as doctors? >> yeah, well, we have -- >> first time you played a doctor. >> it is, and i'm having a great time doing it and i say us, because we are a team of doctors and an ensemble test i'm having a thrill working with. >> trying to figure out the tech billionaire. parse of me thinks he's an arrogant jerk and the other part a really good guy trying to do good. is that what you want the audience, go back and forth? >> part of what makes the show interesting, for certain. he'll draw you in, but you're not sure you want to be there. augustus plays james bell. we become great friends. in the episode of our first season i think that very question becomes really fascinating and less whether you
8:47 am
like the guy nort and more about what he's capable of doing. >> i love the tech part of 9 show. everything that happens there is really real. there are real illnesses, real diseases, but fascinating to see how you incorporate detechnolog in the show. >> i want to do what i saw in "pure genius." >> i guarantee you, this will happen. on thursday night at 10:00 for the foreseeable future, and friday morning people are going to be calling their doctor saying, hey, can we get that for my grandma. >> i believe that. >> and katehams is it? >> yeah. >> the idea came from his own experience in a hospital with his wife? >> yes. i believe, and his father as well, and just as far as i'm concerned, jason kateham is the best or one of the best that pulls people's characters in out in this stories. known for parenthood" friday nid lights" and many other successful shows. we're in great hands and you're, of course, be absorbed by the
8:48 am
medical drama and intrigued by the tech angle, but really what you'll be watching is human stories with these great characters that he's created. >> can we talk about you coming back to cbs? because you started here 30 years ago's show that picture of when you were younger. love what you just said to your wife. dermot said, hey, babe, look at me. >> yeah. >> that's when i was young. a great shot. >> there we are. 22 years old. just -- just fell off the turnip truck and cbs said, come on, you know, hitch up with us, and it only took them 30 years to have me back. so -- >> did you get tingly when you walked into the cbs building? >> i really did. obviously it's a privilege to be here today with, with you. so -- and i can say it, cbs has really taken this show under their wing and given us a great deal of resources and great actors that come in to guest star and we're really thrilled by the way the production's going. >> and you're also in "mozart in the jungle." >> i play a small role, second
8:49 am
season, for which they won the golden globe. >> a surprising -- >> it is. >> there's a clip here. you see i'm -- >> you actually play the cello? >> i'm a cellist. you see this, that's me, pre-recorded. i'm playing back to myself, basically. and i play a famous world renowned cellist, and then appear again. >> and he can actually play. >> do you get cast in a role like that do they say they're actually looking for a cellist or by chance? >> came about somewhat organically. i know the guys who run the show, roman and jason. known for years and years. >> we want to push your show, m >> thursday night at 10:00, cbs, right here, the finest medical drama known to man ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
8:50 am
8:51 am
8:52 am
tv-commercial
8:53 am
great to have everybody back. >> yes. >> be sure to,,,, ,,,,,,,, ,,,,
8:54 am
8:55 am
have to foot the bill - when their kids and teens are locke up 8:55, i am kenny choi, parents have to foot the bill when their kids and teens are locked up in juvenile hall, the cost of upkeep can hit $30 a day but supervisors may put the practice to an end in a vote today. also, oakland officials are expected to talk about their search for a new police chief. city council will hear recommendations, the meeting is 6:00 tonight at city hall. the wait is finally over, basketball is back tonight. the golden state warriors hosting the san antonio spurs at oracle arena, tip off 7:30 tonight. for weather, here is roberta. >> hard to believe it is basketball season. morning, our high def doppler radar on overtime working on
8:56 am
rain and cloud cover, mt. diab low in san francisco-- dehablo, light showers in the north bay and offshore. a shower and isolated shower possible during the day but becoming partly cloudy and breezy and pretty mild. 60s and low 70s, feels balmy now. 73 conferred, wanda creek, outside number 75 today. it will turn partly cloudy and sdrie for your wednesday-- dry for your wednesday, a more potent storm with gusty winds thursday and friday. dry skies saturday and computer models suggest a bigger storm by sunday. a look at the wet morning commute with rocky, up next.
8:57 am
8:58 am
good morning, marine xhulters, a couple-- commuters, a couple crashes, just about 9:00 this morning, headed northbound 101, a couple crashes, before rodeo avenue, a crash blocking left lanes and northbound 101 before robin williams tunnel, the solo car crash blocking 2 left lanes as well and there is also a gas leak involved. fire is on scene trying to clear the situation now. cars moving in the area at 40 miles an hour, but if you also are traveling on the golden gate bridge, here is a live look at the beautiful shot of the bridge. 580 in marin to golden gate toll plaza will take 15 minutes but a different story on the bay bridge. it will take 35 minutes to get from the maze to downtown.
8:59 am
have a great day and we will see you at noon.
9:00 am
wayne: (screeching) jonathan: it's a trip to ireland! (irish accent): hello, wayne mcbrady. wayne: oops, i'm naughty. jonathan: it's a new motorcycle! omg. wayne: come on, brother, let's do it! what?! tiffany: wake up! wayne: if you're having a good time say, "yeah!" (cheers and applause) jonathan: it's time for "let's make a deal." now here's tv's big dealer, wayne brady. wayne: hey, everybody, welcome to "let's make a deal." i'm wayne brady, thank you so much for tuning in. who wants to make a deal right now? let's go. in the pink, the lady in the pink. everybody else, have a seat. watch your step, watch your step, watch your step. hello, and you are? - hi-- amy. wayne: nice to meet you, amy, what do you do? - i'm an er nurse. wayne: give her a round of applause. (cheering) now, here's what's going to happen. you are going to play a game, and then you could win this.

244 Views

info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on