tv CBS This Morning CBS November 18, 2016 7:00am-9:01am PST
the kids to. >> we love it. captions by: caption colorado email@example.com good morning to our viewers in the west, it is friday, november 18th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." breaking news. president-elect trump chooses republican senator jeff sessions for attorney general and republican congressman mike pompeo as cia director. his pick for national security adviser is raising controversy. disturbing video shows an arizona police officer punching a woman in the head. what happened moments before the violent confrontations. >> and how an innocent question in the grocery store led to an unlikely friendship that the 4-year-old girl who brought joy back to a stranger's life. >> a wonderful story. we begin with a look at today's eye opener, your world in 90 seconds. >> by all accounts, a very
difficult guy to work for. but much more importantly, he's just not a good person. >> general michael flynn given top security position. >> people in the military love him. and the minute he endorsed donald trump suddenly like he's gary busey after the motorcycle accident. >> not just senators, house members, should be saying something about these people being considered for cabinet posts. >> if you lose the white house to the least popular candidate in the history of america, when you lose the senate, when you lose the house, it is time for a new direction for the democratic party. >> in arizona an officer is on administrative leave after he apparently punched a woman in the face. >> hey, you can't hit a girl like that. >> wild fires are still scorching parts of the southeast. the region's parched by extreme drought. >> did not let our guard down. >> got some snow falling right now. >> the first blizzard of the season hit the northern rockies. >> a hint of snow for parts of the area. but the wind i think is going to be more of a menace. >> the biggest counterfeit bust
ever. the u.s. and peru have seized a record $30 million in fake u.s. currency. >> astronaut peggy whitson rocketing off into the record books. >> she became the oldest woman to ever go into space. >> a polar bear and a dog getting along. >> cuddled up in northern canada. >> stepping up in the pocket. throwing. >> and there you go! what a catch. >> and all that matters. >> my sixth visit to germany. it will not be my last. i have somehow continued to miss oktoberfest. >> what i'm trying to say is that i'm going to get [ bleep ] -- >> on "cbs this morning." >> for the australian prime minister to get in touch with trump world he had to get the phone number from australian golfer greg norman. greg norman is a great australian. one of our greatest assets you know. >> greg norman's nickname is the shark. so in order for the prime minister of australia to talk to our next president he had to say, this sounds like a job for the shark.
>> this morning's "eye opener" is presented by toyota. let's go places. welcome to "cbs this morning." as you wake up in the west, president-elect trump has chosen three more top officials for his administration. sources tell cbs news alabama senator jeff sessions will be attorney general. the new cia director will be kansas congressman mike pompeo. and retired general michael flynn will be national security adviser. >> mr. trump is expected to announce the appointments later today. major garrett is in washington. he was the first to report the sessions pick. major, good morning. >> good morning. jeff sessions, senator from alabama, the first senator to endorse donald trump has been part of the trump campaign and part of the conversations about the supreme court and other key justice issues since president-elect trump became president-elect after the november 8th election. and his selection, as attorney
general, is a way for trump to signal to conservatives, that he's going to take not only issues of immigration very seriously as he said during the campaign, but also issues of the supreme court. when trump had a meeting earlier this week about who to select, who to nominate for that vacant position on the supreme court, the only noncampaign, nonfamily attendee to that meeting was senator sessions. a clear signal he was going to be trump's pick for attorney general. and now he, in fact, is. as for the transition itself, the teams today for transition will start meeting with the state department, pentagon and justice department preparing for the january handoff. >> it's going really well. >> reporter: president-elect donald trump has chosen retired lieutenant general michael flynn as his national security adviser. a job that coordinates military intelligence and diplomatic policy from the white house. once a top intelligence adviser to generals in iraq, flynn, a lifelong democrat, spent three decades in the army. he co-authored a paper criticizing the intelligence community's strategy in
afghanistan. he retired in 2014, claiming he was fired as director of the defense intelligence agency for the stand he took on radical islamism. in the recent past flynn has called islam a cancer. and referred to it as a political ideology based on a religion. he told his twitter followers this february that, fear of muslims is rational. >> let's get off the dime and just call it like it is. >> which is? >> which is islamic extremism. >> reporter: flynn told charlie rose in early 2015 that president obama's political correctness is one reason why america can't defeat islamic terrorism. >> even in the arab world the arab leaders, they will call it like it is. so why is it that the united states, has such a difficult problem. >> reporter: in washington thursday the head of the transition, vice president-elect mike pence huddled with top republicans and democrats, like house minority leader nancy pelosi and senate minority leader chuck schumer.
>> going to have a nice conversation. >> reporter: this weekend trump moves transition business to his new jersey golf club. on the docket, a sit-down with 2012 gop nominee mitt romney, who has blasted trump in the past. >> donald trump is a phony, a fraud. his promises are as worthless as a degree from trump university. >> reporter: the president-elect has yet to emerge from trump tower to make any announcements but he does have his twitter feed handy and last night he tweeted that he spoke to the chairman of ford motor company saying ford will now keep the lincoln plant it planned to move to mexico here in the united states. specifically kentucky. now in a statement, ford said the president-elect and congress will make it possible to keep production of this vehicle here in the u.s. there is one small caveat. ford had never planned to move the entire factory from kentucky to mexico. just one of the vehicles it was manufacturing there. and according to the united autoworkers, gayle, there was already a contract to keep production there in place
through 2019. >> all right. thank you very much, major. general michael flynn was in the room yesterday when mr. trump met with the japanese prime minister. after that meeting, shinzo abe called the president-elect a trustworthy leader. the meeting lasted nearly 90 minutes longer than expected. it was described as a positive conversation over appetizers in trump tower. it was the president-elect's first face-to-face meeting with a world leader since the election. >> mr. trump's daughter ivanka and her husband jared kushner attended the meeting with abe. drawing new attention to possible roles for trump family members in the new administration. our nancy cordes asked house speaker ryan yesterday about government rules on hiring relatives and how they apply to the president-elect's son-in-law. >> reporter: your understanding of nepotism rules do you believe that jared kushner should be able to take a job at the white house? >> i have really no comment about what job he should or should not take. but look he was a very integral part of the campaign. he's obviously a brilliant young man who donald trump trusts.
so, i will leave it up to the trump transition team to decide what role he place. >> i'm just asking what your understanding of the nepotism rule is. >> i don't have a deep understanding of how they work. >> the federal nepotism law goes back nearly 50 years and it prohibits public officials, including the president, from appointing relatives to the agency they serve in or where they exercise jurisdiction or control. it's unclear if the white house is considered an agency and whether foregoing a salary is a way to circumvent the laws. the nepotism law also allows officials to employ relativelies temporarily in the event of emergencies resulting from the natural -- from natural disasters or similar unforeseen events. hence, the lawyers are getting busy. in our next half hour we're going to take a closer look at jared kushner and the role he mate play in his father-in-law's administration. the u.s. is at odds with ally jordan over its official explanation for the deaths of three u.s. service members. sergeant james moriarty, kevin mcenroe and matthew lewellen were killed in jordan earlier
this month in an apparent terrorist attack. now one father is speaking out about his son's death. david martin is at the pentagon with the changing account of the attacks. david, good morning. >> good morning. the three soldiers were working for the cia in jordan, training syrian rebels. we spoke to the father of one of them, who says the lone survivor of the attack gave him an account which differs greatly from the story told by the jordanian government. jim moriarty says his son, army sergeant james moriarty, was supposed to be home this week. following his third tour of duty in jordan. >> there's nothing that's happened to me in 70 years that prepared me to listen to talking about my son being dead. >> reporter: as sergeant moriarty's body arrived home, u.s. officials said a video of the incident in which he and two other american soldiers were killed appeared to show a
deliberate terrorist attack. not, as was first believed, a tragic accident. >> i haven't gotten a straight answer yet. >> reporter: u.s. officials say the security camera video shows several american vehicles stopped in broad daylight at the entrance to the jordanian air field where the green berets were based. the first was allowed to pass through the gate, but then a guard suddenly opened fire on the second vehicle. killing both americans inside. the americans in the third and fourth vehicles jumped out and started returning fire. the jordanian guard shot and killed one of them before he was wounded by the other. moriarty says his son was in that last shoot-out. >> the killer clearly knew that he had those four americans caught by surprise. >> reporter: jordanian officials originally blamed the americans for failing to stop at the gate. but the u.s. embassy in jordan said in a statement there is absolutely no credible evidence
they did not follow proper procedures. >> the jordanian government lied to our government, they know what happened. they know who this guy is. they owe us an explanation. who was it that murdered my son, and why? >> reporter: the father says the survivor described the shooter as wearing body armor and wielding an ak-47 against the americans, armed only with pistols and not wearing any body armor. the fbi has not yet questioned the shooter, because he remains in a medically induced coma. norah? >> questions still remain. david, thank you for that reporting. rescue workers say new airstrikes in northern syria this morning killed seven members of the same family. syrian civil defense crews told us a 6-year-old boy out of a destroyed building yesterday. he was trapped for hours. for four hours in fact after air attacks on his rebel-held neighborhood in aleppo. rescuers say the boy's mother was one of three people killed in that airstrike.
president obama just left germany after the european leg of his final trip abroad in office. he is now flying on to south america, in berlin the president met with key allies and discussed security and economic challenges. he also reassured european leaders concerned about the transition of power here in the united states. margaret brennan is in berlin covering the president's trip. margaret, good morning. >> good morning, well throughout this week, president obama has tried to strike a cautiously upbeat tone about what donald trump's election means for global security. but it is clear that there are some cracks in that optimism. america's top european allies are all asking president obama what to expect from the next leader of the free world. donald trump's election a controversial top advisers has raised eyebrows on what mr. obama has described as the rise of crude nationalism. i'm wondering as well if you've advised your successor to be extra mindful of what you see as
some very worrisome trends, particularly when it comes to making his own potentially powerful staff picks. >> what i said to him was that what may work in generating enthusiasm, or passion during elections may be different than what will work in terms of unifying the country. >> european leaders also fear that the president-elect, whom syria's bashar al assad has called an ally, will do little to stop the brutal violence in syria. president obama admitted that he has been unsuccessful. in these final weeks of your presidency, do you believe you have any leverage to stop bashar al assad and vladimir putin from continuing to bomb aleppo? >> it would be naive of me to suggest that there's going to be a sudden 180 degree turn. but ultimately, the way this is going to be resolved is going to have to be a recognition by russia, and a willingness to
pressure assad. you cannot purchase people's consent through killing them. >> president obama urged europe to keep pressure on russia through financial sanctions. he'll cross paths with vladimir putin this weekend at the asia pacific summit in peru. >> interesting. we'll be watching margaret brennan in berlin, thank you so much. the season's first big winter storm is pushing warm weather out of the northern plains this morning. blizzard warnings are up in the dakotas and minnesota. heavy snow and ice made driving dangerous on a major highway west of denver. interstate 70 was closed for hours in both directions after a crash involving 20 vex and semi trucks. two people were hurt, forecasters say parts of minnesota could get up to a foot of snow today. temperatures will drop more than 30 degrees in some areas from the midwest to the mid-atlantic. snow is expected in the northeast by sunday night. >> wow. >> an arizona police officer's on administrative leave after
disturbing video surfaced showing him punching a woman. flagstaff police say the recording shows the officer striking the woman in the face as he tried to arrest her. the officer believed she had outstanding warrants. but as cora evans shows us, that was not the case. >> you cannot arrest me until i know what i have a warrant out. >> reporter: cell phone video captured wednesday shows flagstaff police officer jeff bonner striking melissa morris outside her boyfriend's home in arizona while attempting an arrest. >> hey. >> hey! you can't hit a girl like that. >> reporter: bonner, who's been with the department almost three years, was assisting another officer with an eviction when he noticed -- >> you're going to be charges -- >> i don't have a warrant. >> -- the investigation of warrants were in place for her at that time. >> he yelled at me that i had a warrant. i said no i do not. and just brutally attacked me pretty much. >> reporter: morris did hold two
failure to appear warrants for dui and resisting arrest but they were resolved before wednesday's incident. >> i'm not going in any car. >> reporter: officer bonner was wearing a body camera but according to his own police report, he turned it off before approaching morris. >> we omar issa, her family, the flagstaff community, the officer and department a full and complete investigation. >> reporter: also in his report bonner says morris appeared to be on a stimulant drug and resisted arrest. kneed him in the groin and leg several times. bonner also acknowledged striking morris in the head several times. >> i know what happened. i have to live it every day. i have to feel it. pretty embarrassing, actually. made me feel like nothing. >> reporter: for cbs this morning, carter evans. >> new york city officials are expected to address safety concerns today surrounding president-elect trump's penthouse. security around the skyscraper's
creating quite a traffic nightmare in a very busy manhattan neighborhood. charlie rose says yes it is. secret service agents and new york city police are working on how to protect the building and the people inside. michelle miller is outside trump tower with a look at the complex plans. good morning to you. >> good morning. what a difference a week makes. after the election the front of trump tower here on fifth avenue was lined with heavy duty sanitation trucks filled with sand. used as a barricade. that presence has been considerably tapped down. while you can see there is significant armed police presence the front door here it hasn't prevented the public from accessing some of the stores inside, including that starbucks upstairs. what we can tell you is while there may or may not be any store closures, some of the ground floors may be adorned with blast proof glass very soon. new york's scenic fifth avenue
is becoming an obstacle course. >> how many days have you been dealing with this? >> well, i guess since the election. >> reporter: the security effort to protect the president-elect's trump tower home doesn't stop with the barricades. checkpoints. and officers outside. the entire skyscraper is posted with secret service agents. as law enforcement officials come up with a long-term plan to protect the building located on ritzy fifth avenue. according to a former secret service agent, the security will focus most heavily on the floors surrounding trump's 26th floor office and the penthouse he lives in with his family. penthouse windows will be replaced with bulletproof glass. the elevators below the office and residence will be locked off and key coded. only certain agents and staff will have access outside. parking along the perimeter of trump tower will be heavily restricted. there's also the potential for a restricted traffic lane and delivery lane on fifth avenue.
background checks will be run on building staff, and potentially, some residents. officers will also face increased pressure with the approaching holidays. more than 5 million people will visit new york this year between thanksgiving and new year's. have you ever seen anything like this before in terms of the barricades? >> oh, no. no. but i mean, new york's always crowded. >> reporter: well bomb sniffing dogs could also be used in the garage below trump tower but the u.s. secret service is keeping their options open on whether to increase those restrictions. norah? >> all right, michelle, thank you so much. >> i think we can say, charlie, there's going to be changes in your hood. >> yes. definitely. >> have your why idy at all times. >> packed. >> i can imagine. >> a recent discovery raises new concerns about the potential for a huge earthquake in northern california. ahead why the anticipated quake could be much mor,,
ivanka trump's husband for advice during the campaign. will jared kushner now head to the white house? >> ahead an inside look at the white house for the man who may become the most powerful son-in-law in presidential history. the news is back in the morning right here on "cbs this morning." announcer: this portion of "cbs this weekend at kohl's it's time to get ready for the holidays so deck the halls dress to impress for the school concert then hurry home to cozy up for a family movie night. at kohl's, friends and family save a little more with an extra 20% off so you can give a little more this holiday. kohl's. listerine® total care strengthens teeth, after brushing, helps prevent cavities and restores tooth enamel. it's an easy way to give listerine® total care to the total family. listerine® total care.
one bottle, six benefits. power to your mouth™. but there's so much more to it. here's how benefiber® works. inside us are trillions of good microflora that support digestive health. the prebiotic fiber in benefiber® nourishes them... and what helps them, helps you. clear, taste-free, benefiber®. and what helps them, helps you. you have dinner on the table at 6:00 every night. hey guys, i'm home! of course no one said it had to be cooked. campbell's one dish recipes, designed around one pan and your schedule. made for real, real life.
♪ h♪ but they only see hisfrom farwrinkles. ♪ ♪ he's gotta play it cool to seal the deal. ♪ ♪ better find a way to smooth things over. ♪ ♪ if only harry used some bounce, to dry.♪ ♪ yeah. ♪ he would be less-wrinkly and winning at life. ♪ what's going on here? i'm val, the orange money retirement squirrel from voya. we're putting away acorns. you know, to show the importance of saving for the future. so you're sort of like a spokes person? more of a spokes metaphor. get organized at voya.com. come on, wake up!!! come on, why ya sleepin'? come on! what time is it? it's go time. come on. let's go, let's go, let's go. woooo hoooo!! yeah!! i feel like i went to bed an hour ago.
i'll make the cocoa. get a great offer on the car of your grown-up dreams at the mercedes-benz winter event. it's the look on their faces that make it all worthwhile. thank you santa!!! now lease the 2017 c300 for $389 a month at your local mercedes-benz dealer. huhappening all month long.r great black friday deals like 25% off artificial christmas trees. plus get 15% off all in-stock inflatables. make your home happy with huge deals right now at lowe's. ...another anti-wrinkle cream in no hurry to make anything happen. neutrogena® rapid wrinkle repair works... ...in one week. with the... fastest retinol formula. ...to visibly reduce wrinkles. neutrogena®.
approved a two- point-one billion dollar, all-stock merger between the two silicon valley good morning, it's 7:26. i'm michelle griego. shareholders for tesla motors and solarcity have approved a $2.1 billion all stock merger between the two silicon valley companies. shares of both companies went up after the news. new account openings at wells fargo bank were down 44% in october compared with the same month in 2015. it's fallout from the san francisco-based company's scandal linked to phony accounts opened without the permission of customers. in the next half-hour of "cbs this morning," a profile of president-elect trump's son- in-law. who might be playing a big role in the white house? stay with us, traffic and weather in just a moment. ,, ,,,,,,,,
good morning. it's 7:28. let's check mass transit. bart is recovering from a ten- minute delay out of the balboa park station on east bay trains, sfo and the peninsula directions also capitol corridor train number 523 is 15 minutes late from suisun into martinez. julie for the weather? >> off to a chilly start this morning but we'll see increasing temperatures later today warmer than yesterday topping out in the mid- to upper 60s for some of the warmest spots inland near 70, plenty of sunshine today, rain is on the way this weekend though. looks to be wet saturday and sunday, drying monday and tuesday. and the next chance of showers wednesday just in time for thanksgiving travel heading into thursday, thanksgiving. so again, sunny today, nice and mild. wet this weekend. ,,,,,,,,
♪ remember earlier ithe remember early in the broadcast we showed you pictures of the first snowfall? well they are laughing it up in key west. look how gorgeous the weather is today on this friday before thanksgiving. practically the end of november. and they can wear bathing suits in key west, florida. that's nice. welcome back to "cbs this morning." >> meanwhile they're wearing snow suits in minnesota. >> that's right. welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, who is jared kushner? and why does it matter if he works in the white house? donald trump's son-in-law has become a key adviser. we'll take a look at the connections that go beyond the marriage. and u.s. women's soccer team players say they feel like second class citizens. they won the world cup last year and now they say they want the same pay, equal pay as men.
team members talk about their mission for change in a "60 minutes" interview. >> time to show you some of the headlines. "usa today" reports on a spike in mortgage rates. the average 30-year fixed rate mortgage jumped last week from 3.57% to 3.94%. that is close to the rate this time last year. the rise is a result of investors pulling out of government bonds, since the president-elect's victory. >> "the washington post" reports on what it calls insanely warm tell tums near the north pole. the arctic is 36 degrees warmer than normal according to a researcher at rutgers university. she says it's a result of a record low sea ice and large jet stream that's driving warm air north. "fortune" magazine says space-x wants to create an orbiting internet network. the company's plans call for the eventual launch of more than 4400 satellites. it's filing with the federal communications commission says that space-x wants to expand the
internet worldwide. the cincinnati enquirer has retails from a federal report on the death of the gorilla killed last may to save a boy who got in his enclosure. officials say barriers at the gorilla zoo exhibit were sub pb standard. new fencing was installed after the incident. and "the new york times" says that donald trump's son-in-law, jared kushner, is talking with a lawyer about whether he can work in the new administration. the head of a billion dollar real estate firm he was a key adviser in mr. trump's campaign. he is now a central part of the transition team. an anna werner looks at the obstacles that could hand in his way. >> jared kushner is known for being a real estate mogul and new york newspaper owner but he's widely believed to have been a pivotal force in paving donald trump's road to the white house. >> jared is a very successful real estate person. but i actually think he likes
politics more than he likes real estate. >> reporter: jared kushner, son-in-law to the president-elect, and husband to ivanka trump, has quietly exerted his influence throughout trump's campaign. "wall street journal" reporter monica langley. >> the more he stayed with donald trump, the more he became like the trump whisperer. >> reporter: while mr. trump was speaking with president obama last week, kushner was strolling through the rose garden with white house chief of staff dennis mcdonough. but kushner's political aspiration came as a surprise to his friend. >> i think he would provide a balanced opinion. which i think is important to anybody that holds an office like the president of the united states. >> reporter: kushner and his father-in-law may seem like polar opposites but they have much in common, says langley. >> both political novices, they are both real estate billionaires. and they both love ivanka trump. >> reporter: and their fathers are both real estate moog yules.
35-year-old kushner took over his family's real us state company after his father was sentenced in 2005 to two years in prison for corruption related charges. the person who put kushner's father behind bars? then-u.s. attorney chris christie. >> mr. kushner engaged in a conspiracy with co-conspirators. >> reporter: christie was leading trump's transition team until he was ousted. some placed the blame on kushner. a trump spokesman has denied that kushner played any role in purging christie or his allies. >> jared is helping to put this together. but ultimately these decisions are being made by the president-elect. >> reporter: still kushner's transformation from businessman to key political adviser may be complicated. congress passed the anti-nepotism law in 1967 after president john f. kennedy appointed his brother robert to the post of attorney general. with or without an office in the west wing, kushner is likely to play an outside role in the trump administration.
>> i always tell ivanka don't worry about the things you can't control. just worry about how you react to and deal with the circumstances of the situation at hand. >> well, if kushner takes a job in trump's white house he could face other potential conflicts of interest including how to handle his real estate company and media holdings. but it's apparent he could have a lot of influence. >> we did ask his representatives to see if he would talk to us but they told us he doesn't do tv. >> there you go. >> ever? >> well, right now. >> i don't know about ever. but it's the word for now. >> all right. hopefully we'd love -- >> we really would. we really would. >> thank you, anna. >> the u.s. women's soccer team is number one in the world. they've won three world cups, and four olympic gold medals. the women were honored by president obama and were the first female sports team to get a ticker tape parade in new york city. the u.s. men's team ranked 24th in the world, but has historically been paid much more than the female players for "60
minutes" sunday i talked to the players about why they filed a first of its kind suit alleging u.s. soccer of violating the equal pay act. >> we feel like we're treated like second class citizens. because, they don't care as much about us as they do the men. >> carli lloyd is considered the best female soccer player in the world. and captain of the u.s. team. we recently spoke to her, co-captain becky sauerbrunn, and their teammates. >> there's a long history of athletes battling their employers for more pay. it happens in the nba. it happens in the nfl. what's different about this fight? >> this is a social movement. i think. this is about gender discrimination. and i don't think that positive change occurs in the world unless it has to. >> how does this fight rank with some of the competitions you've been in? >> it's the fight.
you know. i mean we have been in some major battles on the field. but this is -- this could be the fight that we are a part of. >> the team is made up of the best female soccer players from around the country. and for 25 years, they've ruled the world. until 1999 when brandi chastain scored to beat china in the finals of the world cup, her celebration announced the beginning of a new era in women's sport. for the 2015 finals, an estimated 30 million people watched on tv in the u.s. >> goal! >> carli lloyd's three goals sealed a huge win against japan. it was, and remains, the highest rated soccer match in american history. including games played by the u.s. men. >> we're america's dream team. and we've been at the forefront. we've been at the top. and i think the number one team
in women's sports history. >> it's really an interesting story. because this is a first of its kind suit. never before has a men's team and a women's team worked for the same employer. they work for the u.s. soccer federation. so this is the first of its kind suit with the equal employment opportunity commission as well as the same time trying to renegotiate a new collective bargaining agreement. >> standing over your shoulder while you were talking with your team some of the things you raised, sound so egregious i can't wait to see it sunday. but do you see a resolution any time soon? >> there's going to be a resolution by the end of the year because their collective bargaining agreement ends on new year's eve so if they don't have a new deal they say they are going on strike for the first time the entire team is united in this. or if they -- they may get a resolution from the eeoc but this is coming to a head very quickly. and we'll go through this complex case on "60 minutes" sunday. >> they have the evidence in hand to make the case? >> they've got some of the best lawyers. they've got some of the best
lawyers in the country. but the u.s. soccer federation has a case to make as well and they've got some really good lawyers on their side. it will be an interesting, not just for u.s. soccer but i think it may set priss dentz for other sports players. >> looking forward to it. >> you can see my full interview on "60 minutes" this sunday right here on cbs. >> right after football. >> that's right. >> remember sometimes football runs late. >> including the patriot. >> including the patriots. good night for you. scientists make a discovery that could transform thinking about earthquake dangers in northern california. we flew over the danger zone in the bay area. ahead, how a quake could actually be more devastating than hurricane katrina. and we have this invitation to you to subscribe to our "cbs this morning" podcast. everybody's talking about it. you'll get the news of the day, extended interviews, and some podcast originals. find them all on yew tunes and apple's podcast app. anyone with type 2 diabetes
knows how it feels to see your numbers go up, 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. 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. 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.
if you'try clarispray.emes to escape your nasal allergies... from the makers of claritin. clarispray provides 24-hour, prescription strength relief from sneezing, runny nose, and nasal congestion. return to the world. try clarispray today. but there's so much more to it. here's how benefiber® works. inside us are trillions of good microflora that support digestive health. the prebiotic fiber in benefiber® nourishes them... and what helps them, helps you.
scientists are warning of a new earthquake danger in northern california. oh, boy. they've discovered that two fault lines link together north of san francisco creating a new risk for the nearly 7 million people that live in the bay area. some 1200 emergency responders took part in an earthquake drill yesterday, and hundreds of scientists, engineers and politicians gathered today in los angeles to discuss the next big quake. mireya villareal shows us the new concerns. >> reporter: a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hits california and the clock is ticking. national guardsmen are working to pull a trapped man from an elevator shaft while a specially trained dog searches for stranded survivors. this drill is meant to help emergency responders prepare for the real thing. >> you want to be the best prepared, the best trained, and the most efficient as possible. >> reporter: but these extreme scenarios could easily become
reality. usgs scientists recently discovered that two of the country's most dangerous faults, once thought to be at least two miles apart, are actually connected creating one massive, 118 mile long fault. using this acoustic device they confirmed that the hayward fault meets the rogers creek fault in the shallow waters of the san pablo bay near san francisco. >> the longer a fault, the larger an earthquake it can produce. and if the hayward and rogers creek faults went together along their entire length it would be up to a magnitude 7.4. >> what kind of damage are we talking about here? >> more damage than hurricane katrina in terms of loss. >> reporter: in 1906 the great quake leveled entire san francisco neighborhoods, killing thousands. in 1989 the lower prieta quake killed 63 people and caused $6 billion in damage. >> folks in the bay area hope to be prepared for a strong earthquake. >> the team is trying to produce the future by studying when earthquakes appeared here in the
past, and how often. when an earthquake occurs the sediment along the fault line shifts which creates a time stamp in the mud. watts' team drops down these long tubes into the bay floor to collect samples. the cores are pulled from the water and cut. sliced open. >> wow. awesome. and photographed. you can think of it as looking down through time. we can find the date for the flat layers on top and then the layers that are offset we can bracket in the age of when that earthquake happened on that fault. >> reporter: watts' research will help scientists better understand these two faults as their potential for damage makes emergency preparation like this even more essential. for "cbs this morning," mireya villareal, california. >> really fascinating. isn't it? >> and scary. >> it is. >> just a little scary. >> for those living out there on the west coast. all right, pioneering astronaut just made history. ahead how a space launch overnight led to a new record in a career full of firsts.,,
the new 2017 corolla with toyota safety sense standard. ♪you don't own me toyota. let's go places. uh, you asked to see me, coffee? yeah, listen, sugar, we're, uh... lettin' you go. wait, what? people love sweet taste. that's true, but sweet ain't enough anymore. it's that splenda naturals gal, isn't it? yeah. i knew it! look, not only is she sweet, she's got natural stevia, no bitter aftertaste, and of course, zero calories. ohh, not the calories again. sugar, you're full of calories. i know! ugh! so all the partners agree? even iced tea? especially iced tea. goodbye, sugar. hello, new splenda naturals.
put smeta appetite control. you and temptation with clinically proven to help reduce hunger between meals. new, from metamucil, the #1 doctor recommended brand. my dad gave me you know.ares, he ran that company. i get it. but you know i think you own too much. gotta manage your risk. an honest opinion is how edward jones makes sense of investing. as our ocean spray cranberries, which is why we're declaring it "the unofficial official fruit of the holidays." the fig's gonna be so bummed. [ chuckles ] for holiday tips and recipes, go to oceanspray.com.
liftoff. >> soy uz rocket carrying crew members of the united states blasted off overnight from kazakhstan. a pioneering nasa astronaut on board is making history. peggy whitson is now the ole woman in space. in february she will celebrate her 57th birthday aboard the space. she is the first woman to serve as commander of the space station. >> they are calling her the oldest woman at 57. i call that young! go, peggy, go! you're a baby!
go, peggy go. a great story. i love that. >> me too. dramatic images from space. speaking of peggy in space. dramatic images from space are the most powerful photographs in history. ahead, we will show you some of "time" magazine's pick for the 100 most influential flavephotos of all time. you're watching "cbs this morning." we will be right back. ion more ? ♪ it's a tangle of multiple symptoms. ♪ ♪ trintellix (vortioxetine) is a prescription medicine for depression. trintellix may start to untangle or help improve the multiple symptoms of depression. for me, trintellix made a difference. tell your healthcare professional right away if your depression worsens, or you have unusual changes in mood, behavior or thoughts of suicide. antidepressants can increase these in children,
teens, and young adults. trintellix has not been studied in children. do not take with maois. tell your healthcare professional about your medications, including migraine, psychiatric and depression medications to avoid a potentially life-threatening condition. increased risk of bleeding or bruising may occur especially if taken with nsaid pain relievers, aspirin, or blood thinners. manic episodes or vision problems may occur in some people. may cause low sodium levels. the most common side effects are nausea, constipation and vomiting. trintellix did not have significant impact on weight. ask your healthcare professional if trintellix could make a difference for you. you get a $10 gift card to use in december. toys"r"us, uhm, beatbo... there's a rabbit behind me isn't there? i think bunny is the preferred nomenclature. last chance to get your coupon, spend $75 in store, and get a $10 gift card. toys"r"us ...awwwesome! boost it's about moving forward not back.
it's looking up not down. it's feeling up thinking up living up. it's being in motion... in body in spirit in the now. boost. it's not just nutrition, it's intelligent nutrition. with 26 vitamins and minerals and 10 grams of protein. all in 3 delicious flavors. it's choosing to go in one direction... up. boost. be up for it. my mmade a simple trip toonic the grocery storesis anything but simple. so i had an important conversation with my dermatologist about humira. he explained that humira works inside my body to target and help block a specific source of inflammation that contributes to my symptoms. in clinical trials, most adults taking humira were clear or almost clear, and many saw 75% and even 90% clearance in just 4 months. 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. ask about humira, the #1 prescribed biologic by dermatologists. clearer skin is possible.
reports of hate crimes in the bay area following the election... san francisco is now offering a helpline for victi good morning, i'm kenny choi. after several reports of hate crimes in the bay area following the election, san francisco is now offering a help line for victims. the district attorney will make the announcement at 10 a.m. facebook and google are trying to crush the kind of fake news that may have influenced voting this election. the first step involves restricting ad revenues. facebook may also let users flag news that they consider fake. and in the next half-hour of "cbs this morning," "new yorker" magazine editor discusses president obama's reaction to the election results. raffic and weather in just a moment. ,,,,,,
redwood road this is in oakland a solo car crash blocking the left lane here. that backup is beyond park boulevard. let's move to the bay bridge toll plaza. the maze to downtown up to 25 minutes if you are heading into downtown san francisco. and also, a bart update here. there is a ten-minute delay still out of the balboa park station on trains headed to the east bay, sfo and the peninsula. i'll send it to you, julie. >> thanks, roqui. off to a chilly start this morning, temperatures in the 30s and 40s to start off the day but we'll warm up, warmer in fact than yesterday topping out in the low to mid-60s at the coast, mid- to upper 60s for the warmer spots inland. 67 san jose. 65 in fairfield today. temperatures flirting with the 70-degree mark for the warmest spots but then rain tomorrow, big changes this weekend, wet saturday and sunday. drying monday and tuesday, next chance of rain next wednesday ahead of the thanksgiving holiday. ,,,,,,,,
♪ good morning to our viewers in the west. it is friday, november 18th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." there's more real news ahead, including what president obama was thinking in the final days of this year's campaign. biography terre david remnick is in studio 57 with what he learned from spending time with the president before and after the election. but, first, here's today's eye opener at 8:00. >> cbs news learned donald trump's choice for attorney general, alabama senator jeff sessions, will get the nomination. >> first senator to endorse donald trump has been part of the conversation since president elect trump became president elect. >> jared kushner is now widely believed to have been a pivotal force in paving donald trump's
road to the white house. >> president obama has tried to strike a cautiously upbeat tone about what post election means for global security. >> an officer on administrative leave after disturbing video surfaced showing him punching a woman. >> first big winter storm is pushing warm weather out of the northern plains, blizzard warnings are up in the dakotas and minnesota. >> they are laughing it up in key west on this friday before thanksgiving. practically the end of november. and they can wear bathing suits in key west, florida. >> they're wearing snow suits in minnesota. >> a story for the ladies, a study published in the journal menopause revealed that as they age, women tend to have better memories than men. there is no way this is true. back when i was single, every woman i met in a bar couldn't even remember her own phone number. >> not a good time when a woman forgets her own phone number.
>> she doesn't want you to have it. >> has that ever happened to you? >> i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell. president elect donald trump is set to announce key appointments today to his national security team. sources tell cbs news alabama senator jeff session will be attorney general and mike pompeo nam named -- >> major garrett was the first to report the offer to senator sessions and joins us now. major, good job. what can you tell us about the senator and why do you think he was chosen? >> quick biography, senator sessions, 69, born selma, alabama, eagle scout, country lawyer, got his law degree from the university of alabama and assistant u.s. attorney and then u.s. attorney and then attorney general of alabama. elected to the united states senate in 1996, the first senator to endorse donald trump. now here's why he got the position. senator sessions not only endorsed trump, but was an ex-point of all of his
criticisms of u.s. trade, his immigration policy, he was a big advocate of, and he is a has been and will remain a crucial voice on the future of the united states supreme court under a trump presidency. sessions was the only noncampaign member, nonfamily member at a crucial meeting earlier this week that trump had at trump tower to discuss the future of the supreme court, that was a key signal to everyone in the trump inner circle. sessions, who could have been defense secretary, wanted to be attorney general, got the offer, and will take it. >> major, let me ask you about general flynn, who had a respected military career, but does face criticism for some of his views including calling islam a cancer. how are they handling that? >> well, general flynn was also, like sessions, an early endorser, enthusiastic one, on the campaign trail, a warmup act oftentimes for donald trump on the campaign trail, highly unusual for someone to then become national security adviser. think of condi rice, steve
hadley or henry kissinger on the stump for their presidents. that's interesting about general flynn. also, a hard liner on the question of counterterrorism, fighting more aggressively, talk ing about it more aggressively. and that's something that donald trump was a fan of from the beginning, and will probably be a fan of with michael flynn as chief coordinator in the white house of national security, intelligence and diplomatic policy. >> thanks, good work. as mr. trump prepares to take office, we're getting an inside look at president obama's thinking. david remnick is editor of the new yorker magazine and long time chronicler of the president, for his latest profile called it happened here, remnick interviewed the president in the last days of the election campaign and after mr. obama's first meeting with the president elect. he writes, though obama and his aides were alarmed by trump's disturbing rhetoric and loose policy, they decided the best path forward was to assume the mask of decorum to avoid any trace of the contempt that had
once been so pronounced. david remnick is now with us. you say he said this is not apocalyptic. >> he said the end of the world is only here when the end of the world is here. this is the rhetoric of trying to buck up not only his staff, but the american people, and the tens of millions of people who voted against donald trump, because he doesn't want people to despair if in fact they are feeling that way. >> what worries him then as president of the united states sitting in the oval office? >> appointments like sessions or flynn, who he fired, or steve bannon, that is for starters what worries him. he worries somebody who had a national campaign that was marked by misogyny and racism and all the rest is now president of the united states. he's worried about a range of things. >> and his legacy included. >> his legacy from health care to the iran deal to so much else. >> but he says in the article, you say in the article that the president told you he does not
see this as a personal repudiation of his legacy. on the campaign trail, he made it very clear, listen, if hillary clinton is not elected, all the progress we have made in the last eight years is thrown out the window. has he changed on that? >> i think only in rhetoric. i think there is a worst case and best case scenario and the best case scenario is limited indeed and some of the appointments make that clear. the best case scenario is that he governs like a normal conservative, that he's not rash, that he's not impetuous, doesn't endanger so much about our world arrangements and domestic policy that is good and decent. the worst case scenario, this is an administration that is chaotic, that makes good on its rhetoric of misogyny or racism and makes good on its kind of most radical speech that took place during this campaign. remember these debates, remember what we learned about donald trump and if he makes good on
that, if he is, in fact, who he presented himself to be, then the president is deeply worried. >> your article is so rich with reporting, we have not seen anywhere else in detail first, that 90 minute meeting between president obama and donald trump, i think you're the closest to a fly on the wall as we can get. what did you learn about what happened inside the -- >> i want to be very clear that the president is not, in fact, i asked him about that naturally, as any of you would, and he said, well, and he smiled and he said, i'll tell you all about it over beer off the record. meaning for the moment now, for the next couple of months, he's playing it close to the vest. what i do know about that meeting is let's just say that donald trump did not show himself to be any more sophisticated about policy than he seemed to be in the debates or in the campaign. but that he -- he was solicitous and he was kind of in shock and awe, to coin a phrase, about the responsibilities of actually being president and obama said
to him, look, one thing i know and one thing that obama has revealed that governing is not the same as campaigning. circus is over. >> also said that donald trump understands the difference how facts and truth don't matter. i thought that was an interesting point. >> well, i think we have seen from the campaign we have a whole new media universe. >> great example of it, obama, i was with him on the campaign, he and his political director were obsessed about an article that came out in buzzfeed about a town in macedonia, former part of yugoslavia, in a one town, where they were producing, just a small group of guys, producing over 100 pro trump websites that were filled with fake stories. completely fake. like, you know, pope francis is endorsing donald trump, or hillary clinton encouraged trump to run because he couldn't be bought, just complete nonsense. >> his concern about a media
where you can't tell fact from fiction. >> you can't penetrate it. if you create a media universe for yourself, where you're inhaling fake news, you're not going anywhere near the new yorker, the new york times, cbs morning -- >> why does the president think that hillary clinton lost in. >> i think it is a variety of reasons. the president thinks that hillary clinton would have been an excellent president, but i think, you know, he thinks she lost for the reasons that are pretty obvious, that she probably should have campaigned much more heavily in michigan, wisconsin, and, you know, but also external aspects here. wikileaks, james comey, you know, no one singular reason. >> you know, hindsight is 20/20, looking back. but it fascinated me during elections, speaking to the president's advisers and hillary clinton's advisers, they wanted to use the president to reach millennials. and yet in hindsight, the president going to minnesota, to
michigan, to some of these states, to reach some of those white rural voters that eventually voted for him in two elections might have been a better use of his time. >> they realized it is hillary clinton on the ballot, not barack obama. and they also used him to get out the vote in african-american communities, that's where i was in north carolina where i was in fayetteville and charlotte, the audiences were at least two-thirds african-american. >> he and his wife. >> and hillary clinton won that vote in a dominant way, but not in the same numbers. >> we have to leave it there. the article is really riveting. if that beer does happen, three of us would like to come along. throwing it out there. we're very nice people. >> the beer summit. >> we like beer. >> gayle wants a near beer. >> thank you very much. single photograph can change the course of history. ahead, how some of the most iconic pictures from the world's most famous kiss to the first photo taken with the cell
a chance encounter in a chance encounter in the grocery store transforms the life of an 82-year-old widower. >> this is the first time for quite a while that i've been this happy. >> ahead, a question from a little girl that spawned an unexpected connection. you're watching "cbs this morning." whenever i try to grow out my hair, strands always break off. but pantene is making my hair practically unbreakable. the pro-v formula makes every inch stronger. so i can love my hair longer. strong is beautiful. pantene.
durindiscover why fordnd event, is america's best-selling brand. ♪i'm on top of the world, hey! with the most 5-star ratings... award-winning value... and the highest owner loyalty... giving drivers what matters most. that's how you become america's best-selling brand. during the ford year end event get an extra thousand dollars black friday bonus cash on top of all other great offers. it's an amazing time to visit your ford dealer. the uncertainties of hep c. i don't want to live with or wonder whether i should seek treatment. i am ready. because today there's harvoni. a revolutionary treatment for the most common type of chronic hepatitis c. harvoni is proven to cure up to 99% of patients... ...who've had no prior treatment. it transformed treatment as the first cure that's... ...one pill, once a day for 12 weeks. certain patients... ...can be cured with just 8 weeks of harvoni. harvoni is a simple treatment regimen that's been prescribed
to more than a quarter of a million patients. tell your doctor if you've had a liver transplant, other liver or kidney problems, hiv, or any other medical conditions, and about all the medicines you take including herbal supplements. taking amiodarone with harvoni may cause a serious slowing of your heart rate. common side effects of harvoni may include tiredness, headache and weakness. i am ready to put hep c behind me. i am ready to be cured. are you ready? ask your hep c specialist if harvoni is right for you.
three years ago, "time" magazine began a massive project to pick the most influential photos of all time. now we are learning the incredible stories behind them. from the earliest nature to planet space and to the world's most famous kiss. all 100 photos are featured in a new book and on an interactive website. "time's editor in chief nancy gibbs and photographer kira pollack are here. congratulations. how long did it take to put it together, nancy? >> it was three years of curating. they had a debate which images matter most.
it wasn't the prettiest or well-made. it was which ones can we quantify the impact that they had on how we think, how we act, how we view our world. >> these are the most influential? >> that's right. >> first photo taken with a cellphone? >> yeah. >> so that picture was made by felipe kahn. he made that in a maternity ward when his daughter was born. he connected his fliptop phone to his computer and wrote some lines of code and sent it out to 2,000 people and super influential and the treasure we found was precious. >> it's like an essay of america, don't you think, when you look at it? i remember going through the book and saying i remember that, i remember, that i don't remember that. it tells our life history as we are looking at these pictures. the beatle picture and pillow fight. tell us about that. it looks like fun. >> it's the most fun picture on the list. >> how is it influential, guys?
>> it was a moment when america needed some fun. that was, you know, shortly after kennedy's assassination and the pall over the country was still so obvious and palpable and after that picture the beatles came to the united states and there was like this, oh, it's okay to celebrate. it's okay to be happy again. >> north korea, that inside north korea that picture that was posted to instagram, describe that. >> that picture was made by david guttenfelder. he made that picture on his cellphone and uploaded it to instagram. the first picture made by a journal i've out of the north korea directly to an audience. >> the next one is an oscar selfie that many of us remember. bradley cooper and others got together. >> bradley front and center. >> bradley cooper made the picture with his arm. he had -- it's his copyright. that picture was retweeted over 3 million times and it was a real coup for samsung.
>> ashed also the face of aids. >> it came at a time when aids was not being discussed publicly. it showed not just the incredible tragedy of the disease but the toll it took on the people who loved those who were suffering from it. it really humanized and personalized aids in a way it had not been so long. >> is this a picture of a moment of death? >> it is a picture of a moment of death. >> it was published in "life" magazine and then it was a benneton ad and had it such a wide audience as an ad. >> it was very controversial and benneton was talking about the role it played in bringing this issue to life. an interesting place where art and social commentary and socialism collided.
>> the migrant worker during the depression. >> dorothy lang's picture of a woman in california in a camp who sold the tires off her car to buy food and is there with her children. dorothy lang really captures in that face the toll that the depression was taking on women, on children, on families in a way that was just so iconic. >> then there is salvador dali? >> it was made long before photo shop. it was many, many takes of cats, buckets of water and all made in-camera. >> his wife is holding the chair to the left of the frame. so it just is a great conceptional moment for kind of the beginning of celebrity portraits. >> one of those days i love my job. >> i think that photo should be titled "thankful for nine lives."
>> good christmas present, i'm thinking. thank you both. "time" magazine is out today and 100 photographs are available in book stores and online. the new movie "nocturnal animals" explores what happens when we throw relationships away. tom ford is here. ens when we throw relationships away. tom ford is here. don't tough it out, knock it out, fast. abreva. you knmegared omega-3s... but did you know your eyes, your brain, and your joints really love them too? introducing megared advanced 4in1... just one softgel delivers mega support. yeah, i'm seeing the latest figures. so basically we have two production options that will impact the p and l that i think... hey guys, i gotta call you back.
(phone ringing) hello? hi mom! oh, hi sweetie! how are you? i'm good. i was just thinking of you. how is everything? give a keurig brewer this holiday and they will think of you everyday. listerine® total care strengthens teeth, after brushing, helps prevent cavities and restores tooth enamel. it's an easy way to give listerine® total care to the total family. listerine® total care. one bottle, six benefits. power to your mouth™. but my back pain was making it hard to sleep and open up on time. then i found aleve pm. the only one to combine a safe sleep aid plus the 12 hour pain relieving strength of aleve. now i'm back. aleve pm for a better am.
connection. ahead, how a friendship that started in a today. san jose airport expects 15-percent more passengers this good morning, it's 8:25. i'm michelle griego. the busy thanksgiving holiday travel period starts today. san jose airport expects 15% more passengers this year. the airport is using three customer service robots. they will be on hand to help people find gates and restaurants. it's officially ski season in the sierra. boreal resort and mount rose ski area are opening some of their lifts today. heavenly, squaw valley, alpine meadows and north star are set to open next wednesday. coming up on "cbs this morning," a 4-year-old girl's innocent gesture sparks an unlikely friendship with an 82- year-old man. steve hartman tells us why he believes she is an angel. stay with us, traffic and weather in just a moment. ,,,,,,,,,,
good morning. it's 8:27. marin county crash southbound 101 before lucky drive in corte madera, you have a two-car crash blocking the two left lanes. crews are trying to clear it out but not too much delay. 48 miles per hour in the area. now moving over to westbound 80 before el portal drive in richmond, this is a motorcycle and car crash and it is -- all
lanes are open. the backup to pinole valley road close to 4. this will definitely affect your morning commute if you are headed down to the maze. the maze to downtown westbound will take you up to 30 minutes. julie? >> thanks, roqui. off to a chilly start this morning. but temperatures will warm up above what we saw yesterday around average for this time of the year. temperatures in the mid- to upper 60s for most spots inland. 67 san jose. 68 livermore. flirting with 70 for some of the warmest spots inland. 63 in pacifica. 66 in san francisco. so after a nice mild day today with plenty of sunshine, rain on the weekend, rainout saturday and likely for most on sunday, as well. monday we dry out. tuesday staying dry increasing clouds ahead of our next weather system that arrives on wednesday. ,,,,,,,,
♪ ♪ welcome back to "cbs this morning" on this friday. coming up in this half hour, visit to the grocery store. changed the life of an 82-year-old man. how a little 4-year-old girl's question in the canned food aisle led to an unlikely friendship. a series we're calling a more perfect union. and tom ford's new movie examines how we become obsessed with things instead of people. the fashion icon turned director in the toyota green room. ahead, his take on materialism. >> now some of this morning's headlines from around the globe. los angeles times, the airport
expected to have the worst delays this thanksgiving holiday, chicago o'hare international, newark liberty international and san francisco international. these airports had the highest percentage of delayed flights during thanksgiving week, over the last three years. the telegraph of britain says a major makeover is planned for buckingham palace. the queen and the rest of the royal family will not have to move out during the ten-year project. it will cost taxpayers 369 million pounds, which is more than $450 million. the plan needs parliament's okay but approval is expected. >> good they don't have to move out since the project will be ten years. that could be inconvenient. new york's daily news reports on a drop in america's divorce rate. the number of breakups is at a 35 year low. figures show there were 16.9 divorces last year for every 1,000 marriages. in 2014, it was 17.6. the marriage rate rose in 2015. >> i wonder what the reason is.
>> i thought maybe less people getting married, about the that's not true. >> love lives. i like it. >> we like love. >> we do. >> we do. >> pro love on "cbs this morning." >> the news is back and so is love. >> so is love. >> it is good when they come together. he's got a point. it's true. >> it's friday. >> hope you have a good night. okay. all right. >> weekend's here. >> back on track. this morning's installment of our series a more perfect union skmz examines an unexpected but powerful friendship. we're looking at unique connections to highlight how americans have more in common than recent headlines might suggest. steve hartman shows us how an 82-year-old widower was touched by an innocent question in the canned food aisle of a grocery store when he needed it most. >> not long ago in a cemetery outside augusta, georgia, a loving couple was buried.
the wife buried below this white bouquet. the husband, buried above. in a mound of grief. >> took me by surprise. >> 82-year-old dan peterson says after mary died, he fell into a deep depression. spent days just staering out at the squirrels. what were you living for? >> i was trying to figure that out, frankly. >> you had had no purpose? >> no. >> were you just waiting to die in. >> yeah. >> for six months, it was just that bad. >> and then one day you go to a grocery store? it all changed inside this publix. dan was nearing the end of the canned vegetable aisle, he hates grocery shops and by all accounts the expression on his face confirmed his aggravation. but that's when this unapproachable man was approached by a 4-year-old girl named norah wood.
in the security footage, you see norah randomly reaching out to him, her mom, tara, says it was quite embarrassing. >> she stood up and said, hi, old person. it's my birthday today. >> old person? >> old person. >> hi, old person. >> she says this to this cranky old man? >> yeah. >> and then had the audacity to demand a hug. >> i said a hug? absolutely. >> norah got her hug and then asked her mom to take a picture of her, with her new friend. >> she zeroed in on him like a missile and she didn't want anything from him. she just wanted to make him feel loved and give him a hug. his little lip quivered and he was teared up and it was just sweet. >> i said, you don't know, this is the first time for quite a while that i've been this happy. >> that all happened a couple of
months ago and his grin has only gotten wider since. >> hi, sweetheart. come in. come in. >> today, norah visits at least once a week. >> how is my sweetie? huh? >> and every time it is the grocery store all over again. >> i knew i would get a hug. >> it is unbelievable. totally unbelievable. >> it is a bridge. >> a bridge? okay. >> dan does have grandkids of his own, but they're all grown and gone. and norah does have grandparents, but her mom says this is a completely different kind of bond that almost defies explanation. >> she fell asleep holding a picture of them. >> to dan, it is equally miraculous. but far less mysterious. he believes norah is quite literally an angel. >> she opened me to a love that i didn't know existed. >> dan, let me ask you, when
your wife died, you felt like you didn't have any purpose anymore. do you feel like you have a purpose now in. >> of course. norah. watching her grow up. i know i made room in my heart for a lot more. >> steve hartman joins us now. >> my god, steve. >> wow. >> what do you think -- what do you attribute this bond to? >> i don't know. norah is not one of these kids that goes out and talks to everybody she meets. this was a one time thing reaching out to some random stranger in a grocery store. this defies explanation. >> she saw something in him, when she goes up and says old person, of all the people in the dpro grocery store, she saw something -- >> it was senior day there. lots of old persons there. >> she walks up to him. >> dan thinks there is god at work here. >> i do too. >> to be blunt. and but he also wants -- he has a message. he thinks there is lots of other lonely old persons out there,
and lots of preschoolers with hugs of plenty and he would like to see more of them come together. >> i love everything you do. you said this was your favorite story. because -- >> because anytime you get different generations falling in love with each other, i mean, that gets me. >> he added to her life. >> i don't -- she's just -- i don't know. because it is a little hard to talk to, she's 4. couldn't do an interview with her. all i recognize is just that i was there for about an hour and there were about five or six hugs. so she's found something that goes beyond even a grandparent thing. >> i love her mother encouraging it too. i love that, she gets to go see him once a week. >> yeah, beautiful story. >> really, really nice. >> another box of tissues, mr. hartman. fashion icon tom ford believes directing movies like "nocturnal anima animals" is more expressive than
not getting your best sleep? could be you've got the wrong bed. enter sleep number... she likes the bed soft. he's more hardcore. you can both adjust the bed for the best sleep of your life. save $500 on the queen cse mattress with sleepiq technology. hurry, ends sunday. know better sleep with sleep number. c'mohappy 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. if you can't afford your medication, astra zeneca may be able to help. designer tom ford is an icon ♪ designer tom ford is an icon in the fashion world, after more than a decade of rebuilding brands like gucci and yves st. laurent, he created his own fashion empire with his own
label, but ford is also, did you know, an award winning filmmaker, yep, returns to the director's chair for the movie "nocturnal animals," a haunting thriller with a capital t about love and revenge, starring amy adams and jake gyllenhaal. >> weird, i've been thinking about him a lot lately and then recently he sent me this book he's written and it's violent and it's sad and he entitled it "nocturnal animals" and dedicated it to me. >> did you love him? >> yeah, i loved him. he was a writer. and i didn't have faith in him. i panicked and i did something horrible to him, something unforgivable. really. >> you left him? >> i left him. i left him in a brutal way. >> we are pleased to welcome tom ford to studio 57. every time i say your name, i want to say it like the jay-z song. >> go ahead. >> tom ford, tom ford.
>> great things just fell. i have such terrific luck. >> tom ford, let's talk about this movie. i watched it yesterday. it is haunting is a good word, it is scary, it is disturbing. there is a couple of times i was watching it that i wanted to close i hmy eyes and not breath. what does this say about what's going on in your life and in your mind? >> the thing that spoke to me about it is it is about loyalty. finding someone in your life this you love and holding on to them. it is literally a cautionary tale about what can happen when you let -- >> and material things too. >> this is a female character who you say reflects a lot of what you feel and a lot of you and she has bought into materialism and then gets a book. >> she has. >> a book written by her former husband. >> former husband, sends it -- >> all of a sudden he makes her rethink what she's doing with her life. >> right. >> did that happen to you? >> it didn't happen to me but i'm a very loyal person.
i've been with the same person for 30 years. one reason why i said it in this throw away culture is we throw everything away in our culture today and throw people away. >> hold on to material things? >> you know there have been moments in my life where, yes, i have let the material side of my life take control and lost the spiritual side of my life. and my connection with people. and that's what this is, really, a romance wrapped in a thriller. >> but amy adams -- >> shocking thriller. >> thank you very much. >> amy's character is betrayed by jake gyllenhaal's character. she responds in a brutal way. >> it is actually the reverse. but -- >> yeah, yeah. >> but it is jake's character who is betrayed by amy. what he does, he sends her a novel, a piece of fiction, that is visceral and scary and i hope it scared you, and that's him saying, this is what you did to me, this is what it felt like to have my life ripped apart. and through that, she reconsiders their relationship and she falls in love with him
all over again. >> because -- >> i won't give away the ending. >> the ending was a surprise to me, you're tom ford, will you play a game with us? describe your personal style in one word. one word. >> precise. >> favorite item in your closet? >> my black suit. >> film critics or fashion critics? >> fashion critics. good god, susie minkous, film critics, pete travers, i don't know. >> london, l.a. or santa fe? >> you know, i'm one of those theresa may the politician in england has said that citizens of the world are citizens of nowhere. i lived in london for a long time. i grew up in santa fe. i lived in l.a. i feel comfortable in all those places and sometimes where is home? >> you lived in paris. >> that's more than one word, but, came, tom ford. >> i know. i can't help it. >> this movie is really, really well done, beautifully done. i thought everybody was wearing tom ford clothes in the movie. you said, no. >> no. because i really -- you know, i love my life in fashion. it is great. i love it.
tomorrow on "cbs this morning: saturday," ground breaking new film that tells a story of vincent van go. the debut of alex wagner and join anthony mason as co-host of "cbs this morning: saturday." we are so happy to have her on the team. >> that does it for us. as we leave you, let's blood back at all that mattered this week. have a great weekend. >> are you, in any way, scared about the gravity of what you're taking on? >> i respect it. but i'm not scared by it. >> welcome to the dawn of a new
unified republican government. >> advisers insist infighting and chaos are overblown. >> i've been in 80 countries. >> we want to have a diplomat in charge of diplomacy. you don't want a bomb thrower! >> the man is brilliant. he treats everybody kindly. >> the u.n. is rattled by donald trump's election. >> america's democracy is bigger than one person. >> coming here tonight wasn't the easiest thing for me. >> all of this comes from a mountain fire. >> it was up there at the top of the ridge and now down to here. unnerving. >> there used to be a building standing there where you see that backhoe. >> there is where the building used to be. >> officer yanez faces the charge of discharge of a dangerous weapon. >> i told him to get his head
out! >> cbs staffers are on the move 24/7 to bring you the latest news but they stepped out of character to try out the latest craze. >> woo! >> just kidding. ♪ ♪ pick me up >> 3-2-1! >> what about your husband's tweeting? you never say to him, come on? >> i did. >> she did. >> of course, i did many times! >> that is one hell -- which means one black person should get nominated for an oscar this year. >> when you were a little kid, you dreamed of having a drive. >> -- driveway. >> i did because in new york you have no space for one. >> bernie sanders is wandering around. >> let's don't forget. >> she did win the popular vote. >> we just went through an election. >> what? we did? the cynical strategy of the
republicans we make sure it doesn't but they are not draining the swamp. mcconnell and ryan are the swamp! >> megyn kelly has a new book coming out. have you read it? >> no. >> you're in it! >> i'm not interested in making a mind at work look bad at all. >> roger ailes was bad for the company. >> you plan to leave fox when? >> gayle! >> comedy, dressed or not, frank. what? let's take a vote. >> you're strutting around a lot in your underwear. >> i mean, at my age, i'm sort of a sex symbol. we were shooting in the bar and this really attractive woman hit on me! >> did you tell felicity? >> i called her immediately! guess what happened! >> what did you say? >> she said i'm doing my best to share your joy. >> you are integrity wrapped in grace. >> keep up the good fight. i'll be cheering you on. maybe even time again from time to time. >> for all of us, bon voyage,
reports of hate crimes in the bay area following the election... san francisco is now offering a helpline for victims. the dist good morning. it's 8:55:i'm michelle griego. after several reports of hate crimes in the bay area following the election, san francisco is now offering a help line for victims. the district attorney will make the announcement at 10 a.m. this morning. it's officially ski season in the sierra. boreal and mount rose are opening some lifts today. heavenly, squaw valley, alpine meadows and north star open wednesday. shareholders for tesla motors and solarcity have approved a $2.1 billion all- stock merger between the two silicon valley companies. shares of both companies went up after the news. now here's julie with the forecast. >> thank you, and we are looking at a pretty nice forecast for today. blue skies outside. we are off to a chilly start.
temperatures warming today above what we saw yesterday. in fact, near 70 degrees for some of the warmest spots inland with plenty of sunshine today. 67 in san jose. 68 in livermore. 63 pacifica. 67 redwood city and oakland. but big changes are coming. one more mild day and then a wet weekend saturday and sunday. it looks to be likely the rainier day of the two but i do think we'll see widespread rain on both saturday and sunday. monday and tuesday, we start to dry out and then another round of rain moves in on that thanksgiving travel day, wednesday, the day before thanksgiving. roqui is coming up with traffic after the break.
good morning. it's 8:58. heading out in marin county, you're in for a rough commute here. let start in corte madera. southbound 101 before lucky drive, this is a two-car crash one of the cars is actually on its side and it's blocking the two left lanes. that backup is beyond highway 37 right now and also let's move over to the golden gate bridge. speeds have now picked up on the northbound side but just before this report it was backed up beyond the toll plaza here. that's northbound 101 before alexander avenue in sausalito. a two-car crash one lane open for traffic but all lanes are open.
(imitating chewbacca) wayne: you've got the car! - holy cow! wayne: you've got the big deal. you won, now dance! - whoo! wayne: cat gray's over there, jamming the tunes. vamos a aruba! let's play smash the cash! - go big or go home! jonathan: it's time for "let's make a deal." now here's tv's big dealer, wayne brady! wayne: hey, america, welcome to "let's make a deal." i'm wayne brady, thank you so much for tuning in. right now, you know this is our super deal week, right? if one of our traders wins the big deal of the day-- i would love if that happened-- they're eligible to play for the super deal, where they have a one in three shot at taking home $50,000 in cash. total value, over $74,000 in cash and prizes. could be you, could be you, could be you, could be anybody.