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good morning to our viewers in the west. it is tuesday, september 12th, 2017. new video from the air shows irma's devastating impact on florida. this morning the storm is still causing major flooding. homes are submerged. neighborhoods are torn apart. two-thirds of the state lost power. >> the hard-hit florida keys are being compared to a war zone. department of defense says 10,000 people who rode out the storm may require evacuation. and we'll take you on a national guard rescue mission helping thousands of americans who were stranded in the caribbean. >> plus, gop lawmakers respond to steve bannon's threat to blow up the republican party and we'll hear his thoughts about jared kushner and ivanka trump.
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and more of charlie's "60 minutes" interview. >> we begin with a look at today's eye opener, your world in 90 seconds. >> everyone's sort of shell shocked. further south you get, the worst it looks. >> there's nothing left. >> recovery efforts begin in the wake of hurricane irma. >> there's a lot of work ahead. >> some areas remain flooded. homes are destroyed. phones don't work. there are widespread fuel shortages. >> it's going to be a long road. there's a lot of damage. >> look at those waves coming in. still a very dangerous situation. >> jacksonville, florida, a massive storm surge flooded the streets. >> the same threats facing other coastal communities. >> irma will continue to be a big-time rain maker for the remainder of the week. >> white house press secretary sara huckabee sanders responding to steve bannon's comments to "60 minutes." >> steve always likes to speak in kind of the most extreme measures. >> the united nations security council has unanimously approved
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new sanctions against north korea. >> by far, the strongest measures ever imposed on north korea. >> a bizarre plane crash caught on camera. >> outside hartford, connecticut. >> amazingly, the pilot had only minor injuries. >> all that. >> very explosive play. it's a touchdown. minnesota wins 29-19. >> it is no good. shelby harris got a piece of it. denver wins it. >> and all that matters. >> the greatest sideline report in the history of television. >> you're on the field from up close just watching. you watch him now on the screen. >> on cbs this morning. >> we've been making most of a crazy situation. >> kristen bell is stuck in florida because of hurricane irma. she started posting pics with residents who had evacuated. >> she didn't stop there. she even found time to appear on jimmy kimmel last night. >> i told him you were johnny
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carson because he didn't know who you were. >> owh, he didn't know that? >> presenteded by toyota, let's go places. >> welcome to cbs this morning. florida's governor says the destruction from hurricane irma is horrible. video from the air shows the scale of the damage after the giant storm ripped through florida. millions of people who evacuated are starting to go home. crews are bringing aid. but the recovery effort will take weeks or months. >> the storm is blamed for least ten deaths in florida georgia and south carolina. nearly 5.7 million florida utility customers are still without power. look at this before and after images from space show how much of the state was left in the dark. 95,000 floridians are still living in shelters and 10,000 people who rode out the storm in
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the florida keys may need to be evacuated. >> after moving through florida, the remains of irma are bringing more rain to southeast and heading toward the ohio valley. serious damage reported as far away as charleston, south carolina. jeff glor is in clearwater, florida. the coast guard's largest air station in the lower 48. jeff, good morning. >> good morning. typically what they do here when a big storm comes through the tampa st. pete area, they'll take the helicopters to other parts of florida. that is miami, key west, maybe jacksonville. this time, because the storm was so big, they had to take all of these helicopters out of the state into new orleans. they are now back, ready to respond to emergencies. but this really was a statewide event with every different city dealing with different issues and it's now moved well beyond florida. from the air, irma's destruction along the florida keys can be
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overwhelming. homes became piles of mangled lumber. the hurricanes tore a massive hole in the side of this building in orlando. in miami irma peelled off part of the retractible roof at marlins park, also wrecking dozens of boats. miami beach police say it's still not safe to return. >> downed power line, flooding, trees in dangerous shape and conditions and everyone's very, very tired. so that formula can lead to some real problems. >> reporter: 80 miles south, governor rick scott toured the florida keys and the gulf coast from the air. he's activated all 7,000 members of the florida national guard. >> just because the storm passed, it's not safe. we're going to rescue everybody. but everybody's got to be patient. >> reporter: jacksonville suffered some of the worst flooding after nearly 10 inches of rain. as did naples. hundreds of miles south. we flew in a helicopter east of tampa and saw how the storm transformed farmland into
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swampland. >> that is a lot of flooding. >> the equivalent of 7 inches per hour. >> i think everything's intact. >> reporter: people in southwestern florida like jeff pompeo of naples took irma's strongest punch which included 140-mile-an-hour wind gusts. he knows, despite the damage in his neighborhood, and around collier county, the destruction could have been worse. >> how do you prepare for something like this? you don't know until it's over, you know what i mean? we're pretty lucky. >> reporter: the coast guard sent one c-130 plane overnight to the keys to help with communications. they're now sending two more. we watched them leave. those are taking heavy equipment and supplies to the devastated florida keys. >> a lot of work still to be done there of course, thank you very much, jeff. one reporter who made it to the florida keys compared the damage to a war zone, those are his words. most of the low-lying islands are devastated and have no running water or communications.
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almost 53,000 utility customers in the keys are without power right now. route 1, the only route in and out, was closed for inspection following the storm. the first people are being allowed back in right this minute. mark strassmann is near route 1 in florida city, gateway to the keys. mark, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. there were so many evacuees here who are desperate for the chance to go home and see what's left of that home. today, they're going to get their chance. i want to show you something. this is a look at the long line of cars. these are all keys evacuees who are getting the chance to go home. they go to this police checkpoint, they show their i.d. and they're allowed in. the ban on the upper keys was finally lifted at 7:00 a.m. this morning local time. this is the first stop of the marathon recovery. this is the florida keys in the wake of hurricane irma. a 115 mile stretch of paradise now overwhelmed with debris and destruction. >> totally demolished.
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>> reporter: in places like marathon, people's homes were obliterated. >> oh, my gosh. >> reporter: by 130 mile per hour winds and nearly 15 feet of storm surge. >> you want ocean, you're going to have to take the chances. >> reporter: about 30 miles away in key west, irma levelled home, and businesses. sections of the overseas highways, the only route in and out of the key, are inaccessible. crews are racing to clear the road for first responders trying to reach those who need help. county officials say the 42 bridges that span the keys need to be inspected before all the keys can be reopened. about half those bridges were reported safe by monday evening. >> they continue to evaluate the infrastructure, the roadways, the health hazards that they find prior to allowing residents to come in. >> reporter: but frustrated floridians are running out of patience and just want to get home. >> i have water, i have food, i
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have dogs, and i can't get to my house. >> this should have been thought out a while ago. >> we don't know where to go! >> marathon! >> we don't know! >> reporter: this long line of evacuees returning home had lined up before day break. there were hundreds of them at 7:00 a.m. when the gates first opened. these folks know they're probably in for a rough, rude awakening. but that's okay. there are three navy ships positioned off the east coast of florida including an aircraft carrier to help with recovery. the governor's urging patience. just the upper keys residents are being allowed in, not the lower keys. this will go on for days. >> as irma moved north, it cautioned severe coastal flooding in georgia and south carolina. at least two people died in georgia when storm surge and rain flooded communities. irma sent four feet of ocean water into downtown charleston, south carolina. the ocean level reached nearly 10 feet above normal.
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in charleston, where the storm surge was one of the highest recorded in a century. >> reporter: people here in charleston were prepared for what may have been hurricane force winds but what they got here, what the real headline was, was a tide that became fueled by the storm surge from irma, the tide was the third highest in the city's history. the water came spilling from the pashley river on to the battery here in charleston. get a look at the video from white point garden, inundated with saltwater as it rushed in like a raging river. how about waterfront park? benches that looked like they were sitting in the middle of a lake. people on boats navigating their way through the city. further south in savannah, georgia, more than 400,000 people were forced to evacuate there and elsewhere along the georgia coastline. back here in south carolina, the governor had 55 shelters on call, standby, ready to go. they only needed to use about 25. by the way, as for the record
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that was set here in charleston, the tide was the third highest. but get this, the third highest tide and the fourth highest tide both happened within the last two years. >> thank you, david. irma also caused some of jacksonville's worst flooding in more than 150 years. the st. john's river rose into the downtown area and several neighborhoods. the coast guard and firefighter rescued dozens of people. in jacksonville, victims are waiting for the water to recede. >> reporter: good morning. in this riverside community, these folks here got that floodwater the worst. the mayor said things could actually get worse because this floodwater's expected to rise and fall gradually over the next several days. the st. john's river flowed into downtown jacksonville and riverfront communities. the national weather service called it a serious event.
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>> we've passed historic levels. the levels will continue to rise. >> we're in rescue mode. >> reporter: jacksonville mayor said mandatory evacuationings were ordered on friday. >> there are some that didn't evacuation. certain area, many areas along the river. combine that with the fact that we have had historic unprecedented storm surge. >> reporter: emergency crews including the coast guard and local firefighters combed through neighborhoods looking for people trapped by rising waters. more than 100 have been rescued. >> this is unbelievable because we haven't had it like this before. >> reporter: southeast of jacksonville, hurricane irma sent beach homes sliding into the sand. and in nearby atlantic beach, powerful winds toppleled dozens of trees. this one barely missing donna's home. she says she and her husband planned to stay at a hotel but the hotel closed due to evacuation orders. >> so we kind of hunkered down
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and it was fine until this happened. thank goodness it's not, you know, it didn't hit us at all. >> reporter: now, about 150,000 people are without power. 150,000 homes, rather. and the situation, again, is still not exactly going t get any better because of these floodwaters that are in these neighborhoods. but officials are telling folks to be careful. there are a lot of downed trees. there's a lot of debris everywhere. so right now, we're really looking at the clean-up phase which starts today. >> oh, boy, a lot of work to do. j jericka, you be careful too, thank you. gas shortages along with blocked roads and traffic delays are making the drive home very difficult for many evacuees. adrianna diaz is in orlando where many gas stations are running out of fuel. >> reporter: good morning. many of the stations throughout the state still don't have gas like this chevron. they still have the plastic wrap
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wrapped around the pump. that's protection to keep the nozzle from flying off during the storm. now, the situation is spotty. this station still has no gas but the one across the street does have gas. what happened is with the massive evacuation ahead of the storm, people were rushing to gas stations to fill their tanks, fill their gas cans and now tens of thousands are rushing back home. many of them going to stations that still have no gas. that's creating long likes at the stations that do have gas. part of the problem is that some of the ports here in florida are still closed so the state isn't getting as much new fuel as it normally does. according to the tracking site gas buddy, more than 40% of stations here in orlando have no gas. more than 65% of stations in gainesville have no gas. and more than 60% of stations in miami and fort lauderdale have no gas. so there is some good news here. the port in tampa's expected to reopen this afternoon. there are actual vessels waiting
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offshore with gas, waiting make those deliveries once the port reopens. >> all right, thank you so much, adrianna. 11 of florida's major airports are reopening this morning after irma forced them to close. more than 14,000 flights have been cancelled in florida and the caribbean since marriage's impact. more than 10,000 of those were in florida alone. at hartsfield-jackson airport in atlanta, the world's busiest airport, 1,800 flights have been canceled. chris van cleave is at miami international airport where a limited number of flights are taking off and landing this morning. chris, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. flipts are coming and going here at miami international once again. these are some of the people that will be among the first to get out after irma. airports in ft. lauderdale, west palm, jacksonville, orlando and tampa, all plan on reopening today as well. ft. myers is without power. it hopes to reopen tomorrow. several concourses here at mia suffered water damage during the storm. some ceiling tiles also fell in
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the gate areas. to reopen, the airlines flew in planes with staff crew and supplies yesterday. the tsa also had to fly in people to make sure they had enough folks to staff their checkpoints. crews here at the airport had to make sure the airport's jet fuel supply was not contaminated and was still working after the storm. now, it is a limited schedule today. so not all flights are going to go. check your airport. check your flight status before you head out to make sure you have a flight. >> chris, thanks. irma weakened and is now a post-tropical cyclone. it moved through the northern part of florida to tennessee yesterday. rain bands now span from arkansas to ohio. the storm lasted 13 days as a tropical system. it may cause flooding in parts of north carolina. up to 3 inches of rain could fall in just a few hours. president trump's former chief strategist vows to go after vulnerable republican senators in next year's midterm elections. just weeks after leaving the white house, steve bannon is
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targeting the republicans he views as standing in the way of the president's agenda. he promises to use his influence to support more populist challengers. nancy cordes is on capitol hill with bannon's plan and gop reation to that plan. nancy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. yes, some republicans worry that bannon is going to cost them their narrow senate majority. they believe that the candidates he favors would not fare well against democrats in swing states. but bannon insists he isn't hurting the party. he's remaking it. >> people that are not supporting the president's agenda that are coming up for election in '18, they ought to understand they're going to get primaried. >> reporter: bannon issued this warning to republican lawmakers who crossed the president. >> there's not going to be an opportunity to be a never trumper, okay, you're either going to get with the president's program and have his back or be held accountable.
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>> and maybe have a primary challenger? >> absolute, 100%. >> reporter: bannon vowed to take down arizona senator flake, alabama senator strange and nevada senator dean heller. he's backing more populist or conservative challengers like danny tarkanian. he has run unsuccessfully for office in nevada five times and met with bannon last week. >> he told me that he and breitbart is going to be 100% in my race and supportive of me. and we can count on them. >> reporter: now that he's not in the white house, bannon is free to use his ties to wealthy donors and his widely read website to fire warning shots at republicans like tennessee senator bob corker who recently said the president lacked stability and competence. corker is debating whether to run again in 2018. some top republicans like john mccain view bannon's threats as a nuisance. do you think party would be stronger if several incumbents were unseated? that's what he believes.
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>> i'm supposed to comment on what steve bannon believes? good night. >> reporter: but other republicans don't dismiss bannon's plans quite that easily as one top republican aide put it to me, nora, every dollar that bannon spends on one of these primaries is a dollar that republicans need to spend protecting their incumbents, instead of going after democrats. >> nancy, thank you. onmccain, never one to mince words. >> i like that tactic, just say good night, conversation over. >> the parents of a teenager on the verge v becoming an eagle scout filed a wrongful death lawsuit after he died during a hike. ahead, why they say the boy scouts ignored their own safety we had quite the action-packed light night last night. with thousands of flashes of lightning. the storm system now has moved to the north.
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what that means for us, the gorgeous conditions this morning with higher clouds. it is staying right off the coast. to tense of -- 2/10 of an inch of rain. another chance of rain in the forecast. d by let's go places.go about 6,000 americans were stranded on the island of st. martin after irma tore
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through the caribbean. >> and found people who spent days waiting for help. >> almost a week after irma ravaged the caribbean, hundreds of americans are still trapped on st. martin. coming up on cbs this morn, the mission to bring them home. "cbs this morning," the mission to bring them home. hey we hear you. that's why aarp created staying sharp. it's more than brain games. it's a personalized, 360 approach to brain health. with assessments and tools that can help you keep your brain sharp. if you don't think "this is right for me" when you think aarp, then you don't know "aarp." get to know us at aarp.org/possibilities.
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sick. the today santa clara consider a this is a kpix 5 morning update. 7:26 am. i michelle griego. supervisors will consider a plan to create a civilian oversight panel for the jail system. this proposal would create an independent director that supports -- reports to the director of supervisors. apple is holding a big event at the brand-new steve jobs theater. they are expected to unveil the latest iphone. it could include facial recognition. the price tag is speculated to be $1000. stay with us, traffic and weather in just a moment.
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it has been a rough day out on the roadways.
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here's a live look, this is 580 near cutting, and your ride in the red making an approach over toward the san rafael bridge. 28 minute ride from highway four through the maze and another 28 minutes from the maze in san francisco connecting with 101. san mateo bridge big delays. hayward heading into foster city about a 34 minute commute. i can't get over how pretty this is. look at that sun rising. hello golden gate. temperatures cool right now. 60 in concord, and 63 in oakland. 70 for san jose. we saw a whole lot of lightning strikes and the thunder overnight. here's the remnant of the storm. high clouds today, and a 30 percent chance of rain and showers through tonight and into tomorrow morning. temperatures cooling off by thursday and then we warm up for the weekend.
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♪ ♪ ♪ there's hurricane irma. she's still leaving a little gift for us. this is a water spout off south carolina island isle of palms. irma making it clear i was here. that's scary stuff. someone needs to get out there and take that picture. all right, irma. welcome back to "cbs this morning." we are keeping a close eye on another hurricane this morning, oh, boy, his name is jose. wondering whether that storm will impact the u.s. right now the category 1 hurricane is about 600 miles north of puerto rico. it is expected to loop toward the southeastern u.s. the latest forecasts have moving parallel to the east coast. the european computer models
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show by the red line have it well offshore, but the blue line, the american model have it closer to the coast. >> new satellite pictures depict the caribbean before and after hurricane irma hit. before images show the turks and caicos island are a lush, green, tourist destination. the storm stripped its vegetation and destroyed homes. on the u.s. virgin islands irma ripped roofs and walls off homes and the buildings were extensively damaged on st. johns. people walked miles for meals. he left st. maarten. >> the families had survive after irma ravage the island of st. maarten and they were hiding from looters and they were never quite sure until they saw the c-130s start to land.
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take a look. we've just touched down in st. ma maarten with the puerto rico national guard. the hope is to get these 300 people onboard and on their way home by nightfall because it's been a journey just to get to this moment. at a makeshift security gate guarded by dutch and u.s. special operations lee hillgardner is headed for the flight home. >> what we're doing is process the american citizens that are here on st. maarten and there are people staying in relatives 'houses and other people's homes. >> hurricane irma slammed into st. maarten as one of the strongest storms ever recorded. >> what have the last few days been like? >> horrible. >> reporter: for many there the aftermath was even more menacing. >> there have been reports of looting and rioting. >> yes. yes. >> back at the security gate. hillgardner finds a spot on a
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charter flight. one of the many who lost everything in the storm. >> went through the storm, got looted and robbed, my place blew up, 40 years of my life was here. >> the tarmac fills with even more people, all of them cleared for the flight back to san juan and back to america. after so many days on edge, sleep comes first for a lot of the passengers, but when the doors open -- [ applause ] it sure feels good to be home. the national guard and state department personnel on the ground there believe 375 americans got out yesterday and that brings it to just about everybody which means today, finally, the mission there can shift from one of rescue to recovery. charlie? >> thanks, tony in puerto rico. >> when you get off you don't know how they feel and you can see just the relief on their faces. it's tough. >> and thea, appreciation, too,
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norah about the kindness of strangers that get you through this. >> the pressure of everything. it's emotional. it's physical. it's fear. >> that's right. >> you don't know what you're going home to, too, after all of this. >> here is a report on the headlines. the united nations security council approved new sanctions against north korea. they do not include sanctions the united states wanted on the national airline and army. north korea will not be able to import natural gas or export any textiles. the measures also ban any country from authorizing new work permits for north korean workers. "the wall street journal" reports that illnesses thought to be linked to the 9/11 attacks of the world trade center is rising. nech-related cancers have risen to 15 new cases a week that is up from ten a week two years ago. last night the tribute in light was switched on in new york city. it was to remember those we lost on september 11th 16 years ago
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yesterday. "newsweek" is asking this question, can your dog get you sick? the answer may be yes. the cdc is investigating questions linked to puppies from petland retail stores. the outbreak is traced to seven different states. since last september, at least 39 people have become ill. nine have been hospitalized. petland is cooperating with health officials to address this outbreak. "the washington post" reports on new high-tech helmets designed to lower the risk of concussions. the outer shell on the vicis zero1 helmet is made of plastic and beneath it is an absorbent layer to lessen impact. it is available to clubs and seven college teams. seven players used it during opening week. >> the release of apple's new iphones. it's rumored three new phones will be introduced today on the tenth anniversary of the phone. the top-of-the-line phone dubbed
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x will reportedly cost $1,000. >> all right. >> it will reportedly be in severe short supply. the others are likely to be available next week. my two co-hosts have these grins on their face. >> norah, charlie is smiling because i'm thinking has yours arrived yet, dear? >> are you getting one? >> no, but i'm looking forward to it. >> we turn now to a serious story. >> a family of the 15-year-old who is suing the boy scouts of america on his death. ray was becoming an eagle scout when he collapsed and died of a heat stroke in remote west texas. omar omar villafranco, good morning. >> ray's parents are suing the boy scouts for wrongful death. they signed their son up for a beginner's course in backpacking
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and he ended up in a difficult trail in 99-degree heat and he collapsed on a remote part of the trail and police say it was nearly impossible for paramedics to get to him in time. >> reed had been earning badges in the boy scouts since he was in first grade. >> every time he walked through that door he was very excited to show me, look what i got, mom. >> reporter: he was one merit badge away from the 21 needed to become an eagle scout. to earn his final merit badge, reed signed up to begin an introductory backpacking trip at the buffalo trail camp where his parents expected him to learn outdoor stikills for two days. >> i feel he would receive the education to be able to do what was asked for him on an intrukt rehike. >> for what we had signed him up for he was more than able. >> reed's parents say he was unexpectedly moved to a more advanced hiking group, and they took off days earlier than planned in 99-degree heat.
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hours after this photo was taken he collapsed on the trail. >> who do you blame? >> i blame the boy scouts of america. >> in the lawsuit, they say the scouts went against their own guidelines by sending reed out with a 14-year-old and 18-year-old instead of what the policy requires and they should have altered the plan in the extreme heat. >> they violated several of their policies for safe scouting. >> the boy scouts of america says they can't comment on ongoing litigation, but released a statement saying the health and safety of our youth members are of paramount importance. we strive to create a safe environment for youth to experience outdoor adventure. reed was airlifted from the trail, but his parents say they weren't told their son had died for four and a half hours after his death. three months later, they're still trying to adjust to life without their only son. >> i miss him ing issisinging u
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in the bathroom. i miss picking him up from school. i miss his hugs. i miss his presence. >> reporter: the comedas are suing for $1 million and they add, they have not heard anything from the national office of the boy scouts. reed's local troupe posthumously awarded him that merit badge. >> omar, very tough story. thank you so much. steve bannon opens up about rivalries inside the trump white house. how the former chief strategist says the president needs to trust his gut instincts if he wants to win a second term. ahead more of charlie's "60 minutes" interview. plus equifax faces new criticism for the data breach affecting more than 150 million americans and melody hobson will join us and show us what customers should do. you're watching "cbs this morning."
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presidential election. she tells usa today that she believes evidence shows clear communication between people close to the president and russian operatives. in the interview she said quote, if you look at what we've learned since the election it's troubling. when asked if there was collusion, clinton said i i'm convinced of it. members of president trump's legal team has concerns about jared's role as advisor. kushner remains in the white house even as thoer advisors have departed. those include steve bannon. he was reportedly at odds with jared kushner. in our interview bannon shared his thoughts on kushner and the factions within the at min strags. >> so you're saying mcmaster and
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jared kushner and ivanka trump, even though the opposed views you had on climate, they have your full support and you hope they're there in the white house sticking up for what they believe in? >> absolutely. i think they're terrific people. >> it's about influence -- >> in their ideas, as long as it counter balanced by the steven millers and more of the economic nationalists i think we'll be fine, but i do believe and i've told the president this and the president knows this, if he goes to his default position and goes and follows what he ran on and what he believes in the core of his being, not only is he going to have a massively successful first term, he's going to win a second term by a much bigger majority. >> christie rejected bannon's
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the mercedes-amg e63 s sedan. this is a kpix morning update. >> i'm kenny sure. berkeley city council is set to decide on a proposal that would allow police officers to use pepper spray for crowd control during violent protests. this comes days before possible clashes as conservative writer ben shapiro speaks at uc berkeley. dangerous weather at at&t park. it required a delay for the giants game. the match between the giants and dodgers did not start until 11 pm. lightning force people into dry areas. around 2 am the giants took home a win. traffic and weather in just a moment.
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beware of delays along 880.
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we are tracking a new accident. it's in the north down -- bound direction. in the yellow we are seeing the slowdowns in the southbound direction. 37 minutes from 238 on down towards 84. a crash along six city. southbound direction. tonight minute ride -- 19 minute ride. 101 at ann's left. four lanes blocked. expect delays. >> near san mateo this is the bare gold fire. our choppers are out there on the scene. you can see a lot of smoke there and the thick trees and the dry brush. we saw plenty of lightning strikes. some of them were dry lightning. no confirmation on what started this fire. that's a possibility this morning. fire crews are out there. winds around our area coming out of the northwest on the southwest. fairly calm conditions. that will help the firefighters in the fight today.
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good morning. . welcome back to cbs this morning. ahead, new images of the sweeping extent of hurricane irma's devastation, we'll see what a reporter found when he reached one of the hardest hit florida keys. plus melody hobson on the fallout of credit monitoring agency. 143 million consumers are at ace rk. first here is today's eye opener at 8:00. florida's governor says the destruction from hurricane irma is horrible. video shows the scale of the damage. >> they're going to take all of these helicopters out of the state into new orleans. they're ready to respond.
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>> so many evacuaees who are desperate. today they'll get their chance. >> people here in charleston were prepared for what may have been hurricane forced winds, water came spilling from the river on the battery here. >> some called some of jacksonville's worst flooding in more than 150 years. >> these folks got that flood water the worst. things could actually get worse. >> the families who landed in san juan have the survive from ravage the island and they were never quite sure when they were going to get home until they saw the national guard c 130. >> they made a patriotic stay, saw an american flag lying there in the road. one of them jumped out, picked it up and displayed it proudly. >> those moments right there, who give people who live in that area an adrenaline rush as they start to recover from this storm. i'm charlie rose with gayle
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king. hurricane irma is gone. but the destruction it left behind is plain to see from the air. powerful winds knocked down trees throughout florida. the storm is blamed for at least 10 deaths. >> more than six million utility customers in the southeast are without power this morning. the vast majority of those are in florida, irma also brought the heavy rain and flooding to georgia and south carolina. cities like charleston were hit by severe storm surge. >> there is still flooding in several parts of florida. jeff is at the coast guard air station just west of tampa where rescue crews are leaving on missions this morning. good morning, jeff. >> reporter: good morning. it's the lowest -- the largest coast guard air station in the lower 48. and we just watched this morning as two c 130s took off here. those planes are going to pick up some supplies and people in orlando and then they're headed to the florida keys, which has
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seen so much damage. one c-130 already left over night to help and monitor the communications in the florida keys. where we are, this hangar, they typically -- they have to take the jay hawk helicopters away. they usually take them to a different part of florida, this time because this was a statewide event, they had to clear all of these helicopters out and take them to new orleans. they're now all back and ready to respond to this emergency or the next one, but this really was that state-wide event. no matter where you go, whether it's jacksonville, key west, miami, here at tampa, st. pete, everybody is dealing with different issues on a different level, whether it's flooding, whether it's wind damage, whether it's power outages, the power workers that we talked to say they're scheduled to be here for three weeks. everyone certainly hopes the power is back on by then.
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but the property damage will take years to fix. charlie. >> thanks. the pentagon says up to 10,000 people who rode out the storm may have to be evacuated. a massive line of cars is full of people waiting right now to return to the upper keys. only some residents are being allowed back. >> the storm hit the chain of islands with 130 mile per hour winds, causing major damage. the team says 25% of homes in the keys are destroyed. david sutta from miami station got as far south as big pine key. irma made land fall few miles away. david, good morning. >> reporter: as we come on the air, people are returning to the northern section of the florida keys. folks that live in the southern part will still have to wait and see the impact of hurricane irma. yesterday we made it down to big pine key where we saw homes that appeared as if they had
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exploded, at least two homes appear to have caught fire and still smoldering. and houses that sit on the ocean were severely damaged by storm surge. we saw many mising walls and roof. the surges force pushed through one home and blew right out the front door. traveling south is incredibly difficult because of u.s. 1. it was ripped apart by the storm surge. they're surveying the damage of the highway as well as 42 bridges that collect the island. there was one bright stop when we entered big pine and that was the native key deer. they are walking around. it's a sign that at least some of them may have survived. as for the florida keys residents who refer to themselves as conk, many of them are telling us they plan to rebuild. they're resilient people and i believe it. >> florida's largest power company is using a military-type operation. and more than 19,000 workers to restore electricity. drone video shows how irma tore
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through the fishing village in southwest florida. many homes are damaged. johnson is in bonita springs, that's between fort myers and naples where people are starting to go home. jonathan, good morning. >> many people returning back to scenes like this. homes that look like islands. we're on a street where the water is starting to recede. we're seeing people wade their way back to their homes. we've seen people driving through this water. but yesterday, the water was so deep, up to my waist that we watched as people lined up here with kayaks and canoes to paddle their way back home. >> this neighborhood of mostly wood-frame and center block homes has been inundated. the water is creeping up to the mailboxes. >> if you look here, you can see the water line coming up to the door. we're actually in the back of a truck from a homeowner down here who had to evacuate when this storm hit. many people were in their homes, at the time, in the middle of the night having to leave in waist deep water.
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>> bonita springs is along the river which had swell before irma blew through. her and her boyfriend had tho put on waiters to urn -- had to put on waiters to return home. >> this is the second flood in like two weeks. so we just got barely out to clean it up and now we're under again. >> michael holly says with a half foot of water in his house, he's worried about a lengthy recovery. >> i don't know how long it's going to take. don't know how long i'll be able to move back in and actually move a normal life again. >> it was one of the hardest hit areas we saw multiple homes with roofs ripped off. jessie and his family rode out the storm. >> i've been through a couple of them. this is one that really hit us again and, you know what, next time they say, leave, evacuate, i'm gone. >> i think we lost it. >> just down the road debra estrada said some people in this community were too afraid to evacuate, or seek help.
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>> a lot of people are scared to go to shelters. a lot of these people don't have identification. >> reporter: and debra estrada says she worries at her community not getting the help it needs. governor rick scott was actually visiting a shelter where he told people, no one would be forgotten regardless of their immigration status. charlie. >> jonathan, thanks florida governor rick scott flew with the coast guard to see hurricane irma's devastation from the air yesterday. is with us on the phone now from jacksonville. governor scott, good morning, let me begin with this, how do you see the immediate urgency as of this moment. >> the shelters in pensacola and jacksonville so far. i'll be traveling around -- what you're trying to do is talk to each individual, they have needs. they have a family. -- it's their individual problem. we've got a lot of people
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without power. people worried about having the fuel to get home. they're worried about what, you know, what they're going to go back to. they're all worried about their jobs. we're doing everything we can, on the phone this morning with the utilities. i've been on the phone to make sure into the state. i'm working, you know, the utilities have over 30,000 resources from out of state that's come in to help get power on. when i was out, i was selling powerlines that covers that area that i'm thankful. that's very hard hit and wealthy area. it's one of the struggling communities in our state. and they're ourt there getting power to -- out there getting power to every part of the state. giving them fuel back and power back and like -- as you just said, we're resilient and strong, we work together and we'll rebuild the state. >> governor, how much federal funding will florida need to
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rebuild. do you have an estimate? >> i don't have an estimate. i can tell you, i talk to president trump pretty much every day, you know, as we're going through it i talk to him three times yesterday. i talk to fema all the time, every resource i'm asking, they've been helping us. we're going to do everything we can to help individual in this state, every individual is important. >> do you think it's north of $50 billion. >> i don't know the number. the way we work through our counties and get the number, i can tell you that, my experience is federal government has been a good partner, local partners are working really hard. it's been team of effort. we still have a lot of work to do. i've got to get people back in their home, you know, i'm proud that everybody is working together. but i care about everybody state has a to live their dream again. >> governor, the head of fema said to us, that he hopes to
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create a culture of preparation, what is the single lesson you have learned from your experience dealing with hurricane irma. >> you know, what i've learned by doing this is that, one, you communicate, communicate. all through this, we did daily phone calls. hospitals, with their nursing homes, with our local governments, with fema, with our utilities, with our fuel suppliers, and what you do, is by doing that, you find the problem and you find the -- you fix them. because everybody has ideas and we need to share them because, you know, our job is -- who cares where the idea comes from. let's solve the problem because it's about a family, about a person getting their life back to normal. >> thank you for taking the time to join us this morning. thanks a lot. hurricane harvey disrupted school for hundreds of thousands of schools in texas. we'll show you how returning to class
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we had quite the action-packed light night last night. thousands of flashes of lightning. it was busy. this storm system has moved to the north. what that means for us, gorgeous conditions this morning. higher clouds, and the low is stubborn. it is staying right off the coast. today we will get rain again this afternoon and into tonight. another chance of rain in our forecast.
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equifax faces more than 30 lawsuits this morning over one of the greatest lawsuits in history. hackers stole the perm information about 143 million americans and that includes social security numbers addresses and even credit card data. the company fafaces mounting cr over how it handled the breach. in a statement afounsing the hack the company's ceo says we pride ourselves on protecting data and we're conducting a review over all security operations. melody is in san francisco. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. >> you talk about 14 million customers, almost half of the u.s. population, what can hackers do with this
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information? >> very simply, steal your identify. they can go out and get credit cards rges loans, wreak havoc on your credit. this is a bad situation for equifax and for people in america and canada and the uk. >> how do you know if your information have been stolen? >> they've established a website and you can go to that website, type in your last name, the last six digits of your social security number but i would have to tell you, talk the safest precaution and assume you are breached thuz these numbers are so huge. >> the question always when you have the equifax website suggesting that people who signed up for free credit monitoring service gave up their rights to proceed. they clarified the agreement. they also waited a month to
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notify of the breach. >> they have bungled this in every way possible, charlie. everything from initially the site had some kinks in it when you went to check it to the fact that they had this waiver that $9 worth of free credit monitoring would be worth waiving your rights to a future lawsuit. they have since changed that. there's some questions around some stock sales that occurred for people inside of the company that seisay is coincidental and would expect a company of this scale and size to have run all sorts of scenarios to be repaired for a crisis like this and clearly they're making this up as they're going along. this is not good. >> it may be coincidental but the optics don't look good when they decided to sell those stocks. >> they say they didn't know and all this will come out and i'm
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sure the sec will be looking into it. the fbi is involved here as well but technology inside of the people were aware but how did they not tell the leadership? 40 days to reveal this? there's so much here that is not good. >> what are the potential outcomes would you say? >> they've lost some of their market value. i think they will be paying some settlements in terms of these suits and this is going to go on for a while but the one thing i want to make sure our viewers want to understand, you want to be vigilant about this credit monitoring because a lot of this data that was breached is evergreen. this is not about a credit card number that you can change. >> very good point. your social security does not change. thank you very much. princeton university has
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the time is 827. 880 in the northbound direction through oakland is backed up. we are seeing massive delays. 430 -- 43 minute rides up toward macarthur maine. san mateo bridge not any easier. 55 minute commute making its way out of hayward heading into foster city. we are tracking major slowdowns along the 101. this is near hillsdale boulevard. the northbound direction. it remains in the red. over an hour commute for drivers from woodside road up
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to sfo. a number of accidents through burlingame and further north. expect delays along to 80 and making an approach towards 380 in the southbound direction we have one lane blocked. >> this morning we are seeing high clouds out there. it is a remnants of that storm that roared its way into town. it brought a lot of lightning strikes for our area. that is a concern because of the fire. temperatures right now feeling fairly comfortable. 67 in san francisco. wins barely calm. that is good news. they are expected to pick up this afternoon. gusty conditions later on today with gusts as high as 30 or even 40 miles per hour. we are going to see a chance of those thunderstorms coming back into town this afternoon. and into tonight and early tomorrow morning. temperatures will be on the way down with cooler air on
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>> oh, yeah, for the love of the game. did you see that paper? i'll be back. >> oh, my gosh. i love her even more. >> me too. i was pulling for venus because i feel venus, but there's something about sloan stevens that's so charming and so strong, you've got a new fan club. congrats. welcome back to "cbs this morning." >> right now it's time to show you some of this morning's head lines. hicks is a long time aide to mr. trump. he was appointed to serve as interim communications director as scaramucci was fired. customer traffic at whole foods stores got a boost after amazon's takeover of the store
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last month. amazon says it reduced prices by as much of 43% on a range of items. a settlement over a monkey selfie. there's been a legal battle over who owns the royalties of this photo. millions have seen it. yesterday the camera's owner said it would donate the photos. that's a very cute picture i would have to say. usa today says federal lawmakers are considering loosening 401(k) rules. storm victims will be able to withdraw 401(k) money without incurring penalties.
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they've offered tax relief and assistance to harvey victims. >> all 54 six toed cats living in the key west house survived hurricane irma. the cats are descendants of a cat owned by 'emmingway. the cats live at his house and museum, the property's general manager ignored evacuation orders and stayed with the cats. i tweeted out this story yesterday because i love that the caretaker said that the cats knew before anybody else that the storm was coming and they came inside the house by themselves and say that i had sometimes cats are smarter than humans. >> because they have six toes or because they're smarter than humans? >> some of them have seven toes. >> an interesting look for a cat, but all good. and the houston chronicle reports most schools are open
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after hurricane harvey. now more than 215,000 students are filling the classrooms. omar visited teachers and students in the houston area. >> welcome back. >> reporter: first year teacher offered hugs to each of her returning students last week. >> how are you? >> just the thing for a group of first grauders looking for a start to their school year. >> it's been so long since we've been here. >> how important is coming to school and having something normal for a kid that age? >> it's paramount. >> kids really grow with routine, so having school, you know, i have to be here at 7:30, i have to have my uniform on, i have to be ready to go, it's huge right now. >> the first day back to the class included time for students
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to share experiences from the storm. >> my mom told me to stay with my brother. >> when we sit in a circle they grow from that. when they're around their peers they open up because they feel more comfortable. >> what were you scared of? >> we want to make sure we're meeting the needs of our kids. >> do they help you put things in perspective even after something as horrible as this? >> they do. people matter, relationships matter and when we go through these types of disasters, tragedies we know that we're here for one another and that's what houston public schools is all about. >> most of the students returned to school on monday. kelly teaches third grade. >> all of this was once upon a
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time my house. >> and hurricane harvey nearly destroyed her home. >> going back to school she says will be a rel woman relief for her and her students. >> i think we're going to cope together. they're going to want to do something different than clear out their house, or you know, be stuck at home because their parents are out cleaning out the house. they're going to want to do something. >> what did you miss the most? >> playing. >> the tireless efforts of school employees made it possible to reopen houston area schools two weeks after hurricane harvey hit. but most agree it's the students who are bringing those communities back to normal. >> how resilient are these kids. >> you know, i was very surprised at how well they've handled this. i as a 30-year-old woman was very upset about this but my six-year-olds are doing very well.
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>> for "cbs this morning," houston. >> i'm glad ywe're all here. you love it when a child says what did you miss most and they go, math. >> we should note that cbs will join several networks tonight to help victims of the recent hurricanes. hand in hand, a benefit for hurricane relief will raise money for people affected by hurricanes harvey and irma. proceeds will benefit several charities. gayle and i will join tom hanks and oprah and others. quite an event. you can watch hand in hand tonight right here on cbs. we'll also stream live on facebook and on twitter and as an opportunity to help people in texas and florida.
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u.s. news and world report is out with its annual list for the best colleges in 2018. princeton tops the list for the seventh year in a row. followed by harvard, university of chicago and yale. columbia, mit and stanford share fifth place. the yumpt the data provided by pay scale shows median starting salaries for alumni with sooe oh to 5 years of work experience. topping that list are the u.s. naval academys. the california institute of technology is third. salaries were not used to help determine the overall rankings. those rankings are based on
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academic excellence and freshmen retention rates. you can find the complete list at cbs this morning. a deaf stating hurricane can cut through our differences as americans. she's in the toyota green room to remind us what's
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now know how there are people that vulnerability are important that they kind of walk into it, a, that's not me and i don't hang out with people like that. for me, it was a year long street fight. it was a slugfest. nu vulnerability pushed. i fought back but probably won my fight back. >> that's a portion of one of the most popular talks. the 2010 discussion about the power of vulnerability is the fourth viewed ted talk of all time.
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it has been viewed 31 million times. brown has spent more than a decade sharing shame and vulnerability. today she's out with a new book. it's called braving the wilderness. the quest for true belonging and the courage to stand alone. true belonging doesn't require you to stand who you are, it requires you to be who you are. good morning to you. >> good morning. >> i'm fascinating with your title. because those to me are two competing ideas, yet, you say they're both important. >> yeah, and the research took me by surprise. i thought belongings was something we associate with groups of people. as it turns out men and women who have the deepest sense of true belongings are the people who have the courage to stand alone. they are willing to maintain their integrity and risk
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disconnection in order to stand up for what they believe in. >> under no circumstances would you want to change who you are? >> what emerged as the greatest barrier for belonging, fitting in. we assess the situation and we acclimate. and so real belonging requires us to be authentically ourselves and very difficult in their po larized environment. >> growth is a part of everyone so it's not about not ever changing who you are. it's about changing to be accepted. that's the part of the belongings. >> but you say now we're turning away from each other. we're turning away from each other. we're going to blame and rage. blame and rage becomes anger and that's all part of the pain that we're experiencing. fear leads to terrorism that
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we're all deeply afraid. >> one of the other big shocks is looking at these two tracks of research that we see emerging across the world globally is one, we are more sorted than we've ever been in the history of the u.s. we're more likely to go to school with people who are politically and ideal logically like minded. you would think it would be closer ties, more connection. but as it turns out as sorting grows so does loneliness so we're becoming more lonely as we're becoming more -- >> what you read, what you watch, what you hear. >> what's interesting about what happens is it's not -- it's counter fit connection. the only thing we have in common
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is we hate the same people. >> you worry about holding hands with strangers. explain what you mean. >> one of the things that emerged is that a belief in human connection is a fundamental part of connection. that is not breakable but we can forget at times. i mean, as a houstonian, we were just massively reminded, there was no one, my husband was in a kayak pulling neighbors out of their house, at no times -- i was in a shelter. at no time did people say what is your political belief? we need reminders, collective joy and pain, repieminders that are connected by something greater than us and whether it's music on concerts or disaster
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relief. >> you talk about dehumanization, but that's what you see a lot of people doing now. >> dehumanization is at every center of every genocide in history. and it's a very subtle process. it is about moving a group of people because we're hard wired to not be able to hurt each other. we are hard wired neurobiologically to not be able to kill, and hurt ieeach other. we have to move people out of moral inclusion. we have to move them out of what we see as humanity and you know where that starts? consistently, it starts with language and if you go on twitter today or facebook or any social, we see people on the left and right using dehumanizing language about each other like that. and it is terrifying.
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and i think in the end it can't be are you conservative or liberal right or left. are you dehumanizing or are you not? >> it's so easy to all get along but we're not. so if you could say one sentence on what ke could do to change it and i know it's more than one sentence, but your ear a good talker. give us a good sen stanctence. >> the thing that moves away faster than anything else is not politics but fear. >> i could talk to you all day. thank you so much for being here. braving the wilderness is on sale now. you're watching "cbs this morning." did you know when you buy any bag of dog or cat food at petsmart we give a meal to a pet in need?
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[fbi agent] you're a brave man, mr. stevens.
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your testimony will save lives. mr. stevens? this is your new name. this is your new house. and a perfectly inconspicuous suv. you must become invisible. [hero] i'll take my chances. today santa clara county
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s will con plan... to create good morning, it is 8:55. i'm kenny choy. santa clara county supervisors will create a plan to create a civilian oversight plan for the jail system and have a board of supervisors and a citizen watchdog panel. san mateo county crews are on the scene of a wildfire burning west of woodside right now near skyline boulevard and upper bear gulf road. according to the palo alto fire department, the smoke can be seen as far away from palo alto and stanford university. today, apple is expected to reveal the latest iphone during a big event at the company's new headquarters in cupertino. the new device is rumored to include facial recognition software and has a price tag of $1,000. weather and traffic in just a moment.
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good morning, time now is 8:57. and we are tracking an earlier crash that is still causing a major backup along interstate 80 and emergency crews remain on the scene, on the shoulder. this is westbound 80. just past university. and 46 minute ride from highway 4 down to the maze there. those lanes are no longer blocked. the toll plaza, another 20 minutes from the maze into san francisco. across the upper deck of the bay bridge. and expect delays on surface
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streets in san francisco due to some police activity. this is along ofarrell and mason. muni delays for 8, 8a, bx, 38 and 38r, rerouted around that area. that is a check of the traffic. let's check in with on the forecast. it look like right now we are taking a break from all of the lightning strikes that we had last night and all we are seeing are the high clouds out there making for a gorgeous view. the transamerica tower. good morning to you. and here is a look at san francisco from our camera here, it looks like the temperatures are cooler than they were at this time yesterday. and 76 for you in concord. and 72 livermore and san jose, 75. and temperatures will be cooler this afternoon as well. but that does not mean we are getting a break. the storm system is still hanging off the coast. so we are expecting to see a chance of showers and even thunderstorms, later on tonight, though, 3:00 a.m., 4:00 a.m. early tomorrow morning, that's when we might actually get some of the showers so when we see you back here tomorrow, we will have a lot to talk about.
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