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. ♪ ♪ good morning, it's august 8th 2015 welcome to "cbs this morning saturday" a massive typhoon turns deadly leaving millions in taiwan without power. plus donald trump is dumped from a high-profile conservative event. what the candidate said that got him pulled. north korea's latest act of aggression? changing its time zone. why they think 30 minutes makes a world of difference. and can clicks and lights really turn into votes? we take a look at how viral videos are playing into this election cycle. we begin with a look at
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today's eye-opener, your world in 90 seconds. >> the court will impose a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole. >> james holmes is spared the death penalty. convicted colorado theater shooter sentenced to life in prison. >> the death penalty was an option, but the jury could not reach a unanimous decision. >> that's not justice, he's breathing and our loved ones are gone. typhoon slamming into taiwan. bringing with it fierce winds and torrential rain. >> 6000-mile-per-hour wind gusts from the outer bands of this storm. one of the most influential democrats in congress new york senator chuck schumer has come out against the iran nuclear deal. >> it doesn't change our confidence. american airlines jet making an emergency landing right after takeoff from philadelphia. it did land safely and no one was injured. donald trump, disinvited from a big public event after
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comments he made about megyn kelly. you could see there was blood coming out of her eye, blood coming out of her wherever. >> they can't suck all the waste dump out of the river. all that -- sizemore he got it, takes the home run away from flores. and all that matters -- kim jong-un creating his own time zone. >> i guess north korean leaders thought their country was too in sync with the rest of the world. on "cbs this morning saturday." new signs for the late show with stephen colbert was finally revealed. >> you're all my interns now. yes, you are. who's not going to get paid. you're not! captioning funded by cbs and welcome to this weekend, we got a great show for you this morning. later we're going to take you for a ride on some of the oldest
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roller coasters in the country. many of them been around for a century or more. we'll show you how what they lack in speed they make up for in history. plus a look back at life of marlin brando with the man himself, the legendary actor had hundreds of hours of private recordings. we'll talk to the filmmaker who turned them into a fascinating new documentary. and david letterman was such a fan he chose them as one of the last bands to perform on his show. we'll introduce you to first aid kit and hear them perform in our saturday session. but first breaking news as a powerful typhoon slams taiwan and is now taking aim at china this morning. super typhoon soudelor left at least six people dead on the small island nation four others are missing, dozens more injured. >> the storm cut power to millions. seth jones is in taipei with the
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latest. >> good morning, as you can see, the storm has now passed through taipei. that is giving residents here a chance to dry out and assess the damage. heavy rains from typhoon soudelor sent a torrent of water through new taipei city. rescuers used ropes to help the stranded and unsteady caught in the flash flood. in the mountain village of huelin rain triggered mudslides surrounding homes downhill. across taiwan thousands were evacuated. along the coast, the maximum sustained winds of around 100 miles per hour churned currents. 8-year-old and her mother were killed when they were swept out to sea. here in the capital city the powerful storm made driving dangerous. some streets flooded. others were strewn with overturned scooters and debris.
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these heavy wind gusts are knocking down trees. you can see several up and down this street in taipei. these downed trees are not only blocking roads, but they're knocking out power. at the height of the storm, around three million households lost electricity. before bearing into taiwan this typhoon devastated the u.s. territory of saipan where 600 u.s. troops have arrived to help with disaster relief. this, as the typhoon now makes landfall again in southern mainland china. >> seth doane in taipei thanks. the final judgment for the colorado movie theater killer is in and it is life not death. the jury had earlier convicted james holmes of 12 counts of murder. but the jury could not agree on a death sentence. so he'll spend the rest of his life in prison. the result was something of a surprise since the same jurors
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had rejected holmes' insanity defense in the 2012 attack. mark strasman has late details from centennial colorado. >> would the defendant please stand? >> 15 weeks of trial brought james holmes to the jury's judgment. >> the court will impose a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole. >> no one denied that holmes was responsible for the killing spree inside theater 9. a jury had already decided the 27-year-old diagnosed schizophrenic knew the difference between right and wrong. defense lawyers argued holmes murdered in the grips of a psychosis. lawyer tamara brady. >> the death penalty does not bring anyone back. it doesn't make anyone feel better. it just adds to the death count. >> prosecutor george brockler argued homes deserved to die. >> he came in to murder everyone. and was successful in killing 12. >> all 12 had gone to a batman
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movie. 24-year-old jesse gowie was an aspiring sportscaster. sandy phillips is her mother. >> there is no conclusion to our pain. but there is a conclusion to this segment of the grief process. we've waited for three years for this to happen. and it's just about finished. >> holmes showed no reaction to the verdict and the courtroom gallery, several victims' relatives sobbed. like the jury they were divided on what penalty holmes deserved. >> well we did our best to serve justice. and while i'm not willing to state my position personally we all did our best to serve justice and i think we all have great empathy for the victims. the victims in this are forever impacted and all of us no matter what the decision just felt terrible for the victims. >> for cbs this morning
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saturday, mark strassman, colorado. the fallout continues from the first republican primary debate. donald trump has been dropped from a key gop conference because of comments he made about one of the moderators thursday night. julianna goldman is in washington with more. >> good morning. well trump made those comments last night on cnn implying that host megyn kelly gave him tough questions because she was hormonal. now all of this comes as republican presidential candidates have tried to ride the momentum from thursday night's debate. and move past the headlines until now have been dominated, through now have been dominated by donald trump. >> i got an email from brother george saying well done tortoise. >> campaigning in new hampshire friday, jeb bush said he thought he did great in thursday night's debate. and explained his new self-proclaimed nickname. >> i told him i'm the tortoise in the race.
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slow steady progress. stay focused, stay steady do the right thing each and every day and that's the way i intend to win. >> but a slow and steady race largely depends on donald trump. >> who is unwilling tonight to pledge your support to the eventual nominee of the republican party. >> the billionaire businessman isn't ruling out a third-party run. and on friday, he found himself on the defensive for belittling his rivals. >> i don't think you heard me. you're having a hard time tonight. >> mocking the moderators -- >> an honestly megyn, if you don't like it i'm sorry. >> and openly dismissing host megyn kelly. >> you could see mr. was blood coming out of her eyes blood coming out of her wherever but -- i say to myself what am i doing? i'm here in front of all of these people. i'm doing fox a a favor by doing this show. >> those comments lost trump an invite to this weekend's meeting of conservatives in atlanta.
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editor in chief eric ericsson tweeting i have rescinded my invitation to mr. trump. while i have tried to give him great latitude his remark about megyn kelly was a bridge too far. >> gop presidential hopefuls try to focus on policy and break through the trump headlines. already yesterday candidates were firing back over trump's initial treatment of kelly when asked about the disparaging remarks. >> well certainly i think donald trump can speak for himself. i'm not going to use that kind of language. >> of course it's not, everybody knows that. >> anybody who paints with a broad brush calls people names, it's not helpful to our political process. >> trump has not yet responded. now eric ericsson wrote that the campaign attempted to clarify the comments saying that he meant to say -- whatever not wherever. anthony we'll have to see later today when candidates like jeb bush scott walker and ted cruz take the stage and whether they
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say something about this. in atlanta it will be a few days before poll shows if republican voters think that these remarks are also a bridge too far. >> julianna goldman in washington, thank you. breaking news overnight, 12 people are dead in the west african nation of mali in what began as a terror attack. special forces ended the siege at a hotel 375 miles north of bomaco, the capital. four hostages being held by suspected islamists were from south africa ukraine and russia. overnight another in an ongoing series of attacks in afghanistan. killed one american. a car bomb was detonated friday at an american base that houses special forces. the attack killed and wounded dozens including eight civilian contractors. and 27 police cadets and civilians were killed or wounded in the bombing of a police academy. now, to the nuclear deal with iran. one of president obama's top allies in congress says he'll
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vote no on ratifying it. nancy cordes looks at what that means for mr. barack obama and for the agreement itself. >> how can we compare the two sides? >> new york senator chuck schumer is next in line to be democratic leader. the president's tom emissary in the senate. but he's also the most prominent jewish member of congress and a fierce supporter of israel. and that's the side that won out thursday. when schumer announced that he must oppose the agreement with iran because of its serious weaknesses. lifting sanctions on iran schumer wrote, would leave it stronger financially. and better able to carry out terrorist actions in israel syria and other middle eastern countries. white house press secretary josh earnest said schumer might pay a price for that position. >> i certainly wouldn't be surprised if there are individual members of the senate democratic caucus that will consider the voting record of those who say they would like to
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leave the caucus. >> congress votes on the deal next month. and things don't look good for the white house. though house minority leader nancy pelosi, said even democrats who vote against the deal might come around after a presidential veto. >> more and more of them have confirmed to me that they will be there to sustain the veto. >> the normally outspoken schumer did try to downplay his opposition. he held no press conference, he turned down interviews. and he released his statement at 10:00 thursday night. when the entire political world was focused on the gop primary debate in cleveland. for "cbs this morning saturday" i'm nancy cordes on capitol hill. an american airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing last night in philadelphia when the pilot indicated an engine fire. the airbus a-320 was headed to seattle when some residual fuel burned off the plane shortly after takeoff. several 911 calls reported seeing parts of the plane on fire. an airline spokesman says there
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was no fire. 138 passengers and crew were placed on another flight. the family of a race car driver struck and killed by tony stewart's car on a new york track is taking the nascar star to court. the wrongful death suit accuses stewart of gross negligence for gunning his engine and putting his car into a skid as kevin ward walked onto the track after a crash last year. a grand jury declined to indict stewart. stewart said the crash was an accident. nfl star aldon smith has been released by the san francisco 49ers following his latest legal trouble. the star linebacker was arrested thursday on charges of hit-and-run, drunken driving and vandalism. smith denies that he was driving under the influence, it was his fifth run-in with the law since being drafted by the team in 2011. now to a topic albert einstein once called an illusion -- time. illusion or not, we can't stop it but we can change time zones.
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which is just what ever-defiant north korea is about to do. here's anna werner with more. >> north korea is considered the most isolated country in the world. out of step with all international norms. the country of 25 million is run by the dictator kim jong-un, who controls all aspects of korean life which now includes the clocks. on friday, state tv reported that next saturday north korea will create its own time zone called "pyongyang time." the 30-minute change is timed to commemorate the 70th anniversary of korea's independence from japan. which occupied the peninsula from 1910 through the end of world war ii in 1945. according to the north koreans, quote, the wicked japanese imperialists committed such unpardonable crimes as depriving korea of even its standard time. >> there's no big international
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body to oversee this. if north korea says they want to change their clocks then they're going to change their clocks and there's nothing anyone else can do about it. >> adam taylor writes about foreign affairs for the "washington post." >> you see lots of countries change their time zones for similar reasons, like nationalistic pride or internal politics. so it's not that unusual and that's what's kind of crazy about the whole thing. >> time zones have always been complicated. gmt, greenwich meantime was established in the mid 19th century as a standardized measurement of time when global travel and communications were becoming more common. in 1949 the communist government in china consolidated its five time zones all to align with beijing. just this decade russia's time zones have changed numerous times. including when crimea was annexed last march. >> greenwich meantime is sort of the zero hour. and that goes through greenwich, in the uk. and then there's 24 time zones
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divided up around the world. gh economist allison schrager has studied the effect of time zones. >> there's always been some political aspect as to how people set time. the whole economic justification for having different time zones is for trade. and north korea barely trades if anyone. if anyone can get away with having their own time zone it's them. >> north korea has its own calendars, too. beginning in 1997 it started counting years based off the birth of its modern founder, kim il sung. so in pyongyang, it's year 104, 1,911 years behind the rest of the world. for "cbs this morning saturday" anna werner new york. isolated as they are, it's still got to feel awfully weird to be on the half-hour timetable. >> there's a region it's called the kaesong industrial park there's both north korea and
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south korean workers. time to show you some of this morning's headlines. "the new york times" reports president obama may have burned a bridge with a long-time israeli advocacy group. as he looks to gain support for the iran nuclear deal. mr. obama reportedly accused the american/israel public affairs committee for spending millions of dollars in what he called a false advertising campaign against the agreement. the white house says the dispute is a difference over policy. the "associated press" reports a south dakota tribe is returning a donation it received from the washington redskins. the cheyenne river sioux voted to return the check after it said the nfl franchise was a racist organization. the check was sent by the redskins original americans foundation last month. created last year after calls by native americans and other groups urged the team to change its name. the "los angeles times" says california has thrown a curve ball into a transgender inmate's
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request to have the state pay for sex reassignment surgery. a federal judge ordered the state to pay for the surgery back in april. but appeals delayed the procedure. now governor jerry brown is granting michelle norris with a parole which frees taxpayers from paying for the surgery. the move comes as california agreed to pay for a section change surgery for another inmate. a state general register of springfield illinois reports dr. russell donner has died. he never charged more than $5 for an office visit during his 58 years practicing medicine. he made house calls and once explained to our dean reynolds that he would sometimes pay out of his own pocket if somebody didn't have insurance. >> when was the last time you took some time off? >> i really don't remember. if there's something that i can do for people that's what i'm here for. >> is that your sort of philosophy of life? >> it's always been the way it rolls. >> that's an impressive man.
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he was 90 years old. i was reading this article. it's hard to not fall in love with him. initially he charged $2. what i thought was most interesting, was his dream was always to be a cardiologist. he had that intent lined up and somebody said come to your home town practice here people need it so he changed fields and locations. >> he worked seven days a week and only retired two years ago. and our cbs los angeles station kcbs reports love s'more than just a four-letter word. for two los angeles area teenagers, it's a life-safer. the two were walking thursday when a bolt of lightning came out of nowhere. it knocked the couple to the ground. doctors say the fact that the two were holding hands allowed them to escape without injury or death. >> can you say they're the only ones that will have that story. >> that's for sure. it's about 20
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coming up, fears that a major toxic spill into a colorado river may threaten water supplies in two states. and it was caused by an epa clean-up project. later, a turn-around for u.s. internet security officials who now want criminal hackers to help protect the nation. we'll take you to their convention in vegas. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday."
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coming up, it was the one that did not get away.
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a fisherman hooks a flying drone instead of a fish. we knew this was going to happen at some point. a timely catch in california. >> you could get lifted off the dock. and speaking of time the clock is ticking down for stephen colbert, less than a month away now. >> george clooney. >> i want to know who is going to keep sending the funny viral videos. we'll be right back, you're watching "cbs this morning saturday."
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>> new this morning, police are investigating fatal stabbing in mayfair overnight. it happened just before 3:00 a.m. in the 7300 block of revere street a 21 year old man was stabbed in the chest, no word on who is responsible. now the eyewitness weather forecast let's turn our attention to meteorologist kyla grogan. >> todd, gorgeous day out there expecting high of about 85 degrees. as we go throughout the day here today in philadelphia, winds should stay nice and calm. into the evening partly cloudy quiet night, lows about 65 degrees, wind again nice and calm out of the east at about 5 miles per hour. taking a look at your seven day forecast, our next trouble coming is going to be monday night into tuesday that's when we've got some stormy
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weather on tap there. you can see it, will cool us down a bit from the mid 80s to the low 80s as we head into it is, wednesday thursday, sunshine will be back as we head into the latter part of the week, and we'll storm warming up again too. >> i'm todd quinones. next update at 7:57. see you then.
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a new video appears to show a fisherman on a san diego pier casting his line and hooking a flying drone. the video from the camera shows the fishing line tightening as he tries to reel the drone in. >> wow. it was a pretty good catch. the fishing line was tangled in the drone's propeller and it flew for about half a mile before it landed and i know you're thinking what we thought. could this be fake? apparently it's not. our top story this half hour, the struggle against an environmental clean-up that backfired, crews working for the environmental protection agency accidentally sent a million gallons of toxic sludge into a colorado river this week. >> the fear is that heavy metals from an abandoned gold mine pose a serious health risk to people downstream in colorado and new
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mexico. maria villa real reports. >> this is what the southern river looks like 48 hours after an epa crew knocked out a plug that was holding back wastewater from a closed-down gold mine. the images of the orange river have durango residents worried. >> this is definitely not good. >> the epa takes full responsibility for the contamination. admit they underestimated the magnitude of the problem. testing confirmed that heavy metals like lead, cad me up and arsenic are throwing through the river. a professor specializes in geochemistry for the university of texas in arlington. he said the impact of this kind of spill goes way beyond just the look of the river. >> it's all of these metals are in excessive amounts. are dangerous for human life. >> the animus river runs 126
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miles and is one of the sources of drinking water for towns surrounding it. basu says there are several ways to try to fix the problem. but the easiest might be letting the fast-flowing river run its course. >> dilution is the solution in a case like this. >> since the leak is not plugged up yet, the epa has decided to build retention ponds around the gold mine. to try to capture any of that contaminated water as it comes out. the epa is clearly frustrated and embarrassed by the situation, saying typically we respond to emergencies. we don't cause them. for "cbs this morning saturday," maria villareal, dallas texas. coming up, faypaying back a 63-year-old favor. john mellencamp made good with the hospital that saved his life
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up next, medical news in the morning rounds, a new study says if you want to live longer put some spice in your life. people who eat spicy food regularly have a lower risk of heart disease, cancer and diabetes. plus doctors john and holly on the government's coordinated campaign against anti biotic-resistant super bugs. ♪ me and you, ♪ ♪ and you and me. ♪ ♪ no matter how they tossed the dice. ♪ ♪ it had to be. ♪ ♪ the only one for me is you. ♪ ♪ and you for me. ♪
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new york city is considering new regulations after its largest-ever outbreak of legionnaires' disease, in the last four weeks it's infected at least 100 people ten have died. here's john with more. >> 31-year-old new york city cab driver daniel tejada was released from the hospital four days ago after a month fighting the potentially deadly form of pneumonia known as legionnaires'. >> why did you go to the hospital? >> i went to the hospital because i couldn't take it any more. i lasted four days in bed, with a fever, chills. >> hundreds turned up in the bronx for a packed town hall meeting to express their fears over how the disease spreads. legionnaires is most commonly caused by mist or vapor containing the bacteria. fewer than 5% of people exposed to it will develop the disease. it is not spread person to person. but people are still anxious about the city's handling of the situation. >> but i am concerned of the source of where is it coming from and how it's contaminateing
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so many people. >> do you have a sense they have it under control? >> not really. no, not really. >> city officials have linked the bacteria to five water cooling towers which are outdoor units used for air conditioning in large buildings. bronx councilwoman vanessa gibson is pushing for improved regulation of those towers. the outbreak has drawn scrutiny of public health oversight here in new york city's poorest borough. >> why do you think it is concentrated here? >> i think when you look at communities like mine in the south bronx where you have many residents that do not have a form of primary care many of these reported cases are individuals that have severe health problems already. >> so john what's the latest? >> the cdc has actually sent a team of investigators here to new york city to figure out what exactly is going on. in the bronx they have cleaned those five cooling towers and they're warning people especially the elderly, people with underlying immune problems or medical conditions, to be especially on the lookout. if you have a flu-like symptom. if you have fever, cough, get
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help right away. it is treatable with antibiotics. a new government effort aims to slow the spread of antibiotic-resistant superbugs. the cdc said the new approach against these deadly bacteria could help prevent 619,000 infections and save 37,000 lives over the next five years. so what is the cdc recommending? >> this is an interesting report. the cdc used this elaborate mathematical mod toll figure out how many people would have infections and deaths related to superbugs over the next five years. but then they took it a step further. and figured out how just a couple of simple steps could cut down on those infections by 70%. and really the approach hinges on two things. the first is better reporting and tracking of superbug infections. but the second which is most important really had to do with communication between health care facilities as well as local and state health organizations. so for instance, right now a person might be admitted to the hospital exposed to a superbug
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and then after their hospitalization, they're transferred to a rehab facility on a nursing home or even a hospice care center where they're exposing others all along the way. if we can improve communication between these centers, we can cut down on all of that exposure. so it's really makes sense. gentlemen, the cdc said that doctors need to be careful about over-prescribing antibiotics. why is this so important in. >> we've heard about this over and over. it's over-use of antibiotics, not just medically, but also in the farming community where it's overused. we say this over and over again -- if you have a cold for example, caused by a virus, don't be pushing your doctor to give you antibiotics, that's not going to do any help. tough it out, do conservative care. because what happens is, the bugs get used to it and they mutate and they become resistant. it's very important not to overuse antibiotics. new research might make your next running shoe purchase easier. orthopedists said we should buy
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shoes based on factors like pronation, how much the foot rolls inward as it lands, and impact force. now a university of calgary researchers find that shoe selection based on comfort alone might be the best way to prevent injuries and enhance performance. >> i absolutely love the study. i love the type of study that follows logic and makes sense. i took this to mean our bodies are actually really good judges of how we should move and how we should run. if you try and fight with it too much or ignore what your body is telling you, like wearing uncomfortable shoes, you're raising your risk of injury. so -- >> i'll take these off right now. >> it's brilliant simplicity. >> houms has a salesperson told you you'll break it in when you get home. if you plan to enjoy a cocktail this weekend, be careful with the lime it could cause a skin reaction that some people call the other lime disease, now everyone is listening. what's going on with this? >> this was a medical mystery
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that happened to me a young woman came into my office years ago and she had this rash on her thigh. she just had been on vacation in the sun. and she said other doctors said it was herpes or something else. it didn't look like it to me. i didn't know what it was. but i did notice that the rash looked like it was in the shape of a hand. so what i did was i took some pictures and i spoke to an absolutely brilliant dermatologist, dr. mark grossman. showed him the pictures he said this is probably phytophoto dermatitis. i said what is that? >> he splad that what could happen is that exposure to lime or lemon or other things celery parsnips parsley, can the opposite of sunscreen. it can photo sensitivity. i called her up i asked her if
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she had lime. she said yes, i had a diet coke i had the juice on my hand i put my hand on my thigh and she got a sunburn right there. mystery solved. >> wow. finally, chili pepper fans can rejoice. a new study suggests a diet with spicy foods can help you live a longer life. the research found people who ate spicy food one to two times a week had a 10% lower risk of death from heart disease, cancer or diabetes than those who ate spicy food less than once a week. >> great. this san observational study. we can't take too much from it but it's not the first to really focus on this active ingredient in chili peppers called capsaicin which is supposed to be good for us it cuts down on inflammation anti-cancer and is overall a good thing. if can you tolerate it. >> one of the theorys in the paper that was interesting to me was that it somehow changed the gut microbiome the bacteria in
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gut that helped your overall health. and who knows, we need more studies. but at least we know it doesn't look like it hurts you. even if it hurts you. >> hurts going down. yes. >> thanks so much. up next we'll show you what happens when some of the world's most adept internet hackers encounter federal cybersecurity officials at a convention in las vegas. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday." i want a great shape. who doesn't? so i work out. i'm good. i juice. and then there's that other thing. this... i can do easily. new benefiber healthy shape. just a couple of spoonfuls every day means fewer cravings. plus, it's all natural, clear, taste-free and dissolves completely. it's clinically proven to keep me fuller longer and helps keep me healthy inside and out. new benefiber healthy shape. this, i can do.
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not long ago, so-called black hat hackers were seen as the bad guys in cyberspace as the name implies. now, not so much. hackers who used to hide their identities now openly attend the annual black hat conference one of two hacker events this week in las vegas. and government cybersecurity officials will be there, too. joining us with more on this is dan ackerman senior editor at "cnet." this is either the scariest or
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safest place on the earth. you have all of these high-level hackers and all of these people who say we have information that needs to be protected. >> it's a combination of both. it's people talking about cybersecurity. the smartest minds in the business. at the same time everyone is aware of their own security because they're surrounded by other security professionals, there's a lot of pen-and-paper messaging going on. not everyone on the open network on their laptop. >> it's summer camp for hackers? >> yes, and they go to a lot of ppresentations and stage shows. >> tell us about the topics you've been here talking about car hacking. now it seems like there's a whole new world in terms of what can be hacked. >> we've seen it in the last couple of weeks, the jeep hack the android vulnerability where somebody can send you a text message with a video file and it can infect your phone without you even opening it. and the reason you've heard about them is because people were getting attention for their presentations at the black hat
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conference. >> were you talking about car hacking at the end of last year. now it's looking like it could really happen. >> we've seen more demonstrations now. a lot of times because the entertainment systems in the cars are internet-connected or have bluetooth connections and they're not firewalled from the actual control systems of the cars, which now everyone realizes not the best idea. >> traditionally there's been some distrust. like a trust deficit between government agencies and the private hackers. what's changing in that relationship? it would seem like they have to start sharing information at some point to try to figure out what's the next turn that these hack ers hackers. >> that's what the government is trying to do. i think a lot of the security professionals are dubious of that especially because of all the government hacks, the big opm hack. they feel the if they share the information with the government, the government may not be able to keep it secure. the government says we're much
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more secure. >> it's interesting the conversation is going on. on thursday the deputy secretary of homeland security was there. he said we need to build trust. is this a group that will ever trust the government? >> i think it will continue to evolve. we'll have to continue to see if we see these big government hacks. every time it happens, it reduces their ability to go to the hacker community and say you should work with us and trust us and share potentially sensitive information with us. you have to trust that they would be able to secure that information. >> what about -- now more and more often as you pointed out, car hacking, has only been successfully done in these test demos. now you're hearing about things like medical devices and you know security -- different levels of security. >> they're bluetooth-connected. >> is everything bluetooth connected? >> we're entering the internet of things. a lot of devices are now internet connected or connected to each other and they provide vulnerabilities at entry points it's less the refrigerate that are someone wants to hack.
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but maybe they can hack it to get into your home network. >> you're telling us if there's something that's bluetooth connected, someone will try to hack it at least. >> that's not new. we just have more things now that were connected devices. >> i hope they make some headroads into this conference. >> move to an island leave everything behind. >> thank you so much. coming up the sign of change is up at the ed sullivan theater. stephen colbert is getting ready to take over the late show at cbs next month. we'll show you how he's ramping things up with just a month to go. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday." at subway, we bring layers of enticingly tender turkey irresistibly crispy bacon, and deliciously rich guacamole together on freshly baked bread for one truly amazing sandwich: the new subway turkey & bacon guacamole.
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after helping his good friend sign off -- >> i just want to say that i am so touched that everybody could be here tonight and -- >> me too, jon. is there a party or anything? because i brought a lot of people from cbs and i told them that i know you. >> stephen colbert is getting ready for his debut on the "late show." >> welcome to another edition of "only in monroe." >> in the months since the end of the colbert report the local tv host has been kept busy. >> these days a lot of people eat their lunch alone at their desk watching videos like these. >> hosting a week-long lunch series. all the while finding time to do what he does best. >> skewering the news of the day. >> donald trump's campaign for president of the united states is not just great for america, it's great for late-night television, because donald's presidential campaign has inspired me, stephen colbert, to
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announce that i will still be hosting the late show on cbs. >> with a new campaign season officially in full swing, a new era in late night is about to begin. >> and stephen colbert just tweeted out who his first guest will be on cbs -- on september 8th it's going to be george clooney. >> wow, you do a great mitt romney. >> i am mitt romney. >> that's it stay in character. >> so mark your calendar on september 8th stephen colbert's "late show" reign begins. you know there was so many questions when he got named for this as to who that person would be. would it be the character. i feel like we've gotten to know who it is through the viral videos. >> at least the beginning, i think it will be interesting to see how his persona changes in this role. and then the battle that will begin in late-night. >> jon stewart's show got four million viewers. up next the presidential candidates' videos may make 2016 the year of the viral election. but does liking mean they'll
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from the cbs broadcast center in philadelphia. this is cbs-3 "eyewitness news". good morning i'm today todd quinones, a scary few moments in the skies for american airlines passengers. just after take-off from philadelphia international airport, last night crews declared an emergency. a passenger aboard the flight saw the sparks flying from the engine american airlines officials say some fuel burned off as the plane took off. but officials stress that this is a not uncommon. airbus then landed safely without incident now the eyewitness weather forecast, meteorologist, kyla grogan in the weather center yes monitoring beautiful weather sunshine all across the region, in philadelphia we are expecting high of about eight a degrees today should be real nice, stellar sunshine, also if your out at the
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shore, 79, mostly sunny in the poconos, 78 degrees. no matter where you go, you are looking good. so today high in fill of eight a degrees, see the winds stay nice and calm out of the northeast at about 10 miles per hour, and tonight, we have very nice night on tap as well nice and quiet partly cloudy skies overnight lows of about 65 degrees. take a quick look at your seven day forecast, you can see the next weather that is going to cause us anything? monday night into tuesday looking out for thunderstorms there, todd. >> thank you very much. i'm todd quinones, next update 8:27. see you
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♪ ♪ welcome to "cbs this morning saturday," i'm anthony macy. >> and i suddenly want to be outside. >> i'm benita nayer. coming up will 2016 be the viral election. with so many candidates social media is more important than ever. we'll show you how viral videos have changed campaign tactics. >> and john mellencamp may have been born in a small town but his life was saved at this indianapolis hospital. 63 years later he's paid back the favor. find out the incredible story, just ahead. what's more fun than a roller coaster? a really old one. we'll visit the granddaddy of thrill rides, some of which have been in business for more than a
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century. but first our top story this hour the powerful typhoon heading for mainland china after devastating taiwan. typhoon soudelor brought winds of more than 100 miles per hour killing at least six people. four others are missing, dozens more were injured. seth doane is in taiwan. good morning this deadly typhoon has cut a path of destruction through taiwan. in many cases, the high winds knocking down trees, as you can see behind me this street in taipei blocked. in other cases, it has knocked down power lines at the height of this storm around three million households were without power. the heavy rain a real problem, too not only creating problems with localized flooding but in the mountains, the issue was that rain triggered landslides surrounding homes. we saw thousands of people evacuated from their homes here in taiwan. and now this typhoon has set its sights on mainland china.
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where it is making landfall there in the south. been benita? >> thank you. donald trump's camp is respond this morning to the news he's been dropped from a key gop gathering in atlanta. the organizers of the so-called red state gathering withdrew trump's invitation after the republican front-runner made a controversial comment on cnn last night. trump was reacting to what he thought was unfair treatment from fox news moderator, megyn kelly during thursday night's debate. >> could you see there was blood coming out of her eyes. blood coming out of her -- wherever. >> a trump spokesman called the cancellation quote another example of weakness through being politically correct. for all the people who were looking forward to mr. trump coming, we will miss you. blame eric ericsson your weak and pathetic leader. we'll now be doing another campaign stop at another location. thursday's debate drew a record 24 million viewers. and traditionally, that's where
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a quick comeback or a long-planned joke can catch fire with voters. but with an even larger audience online these days more and more candidates are hoping to spread their message by going viral in short internet videos. >> i'm just chilling in cedar rapids. >> release the hounds. excellent. >> i suspect that his diet has been inappropriate. he's been swallowing things like -- syringes and corks. >> visitors of this website can learn more about rick perry and his record of leadership. >> what has rick >> you're on the wrong page. just scoot down. >> governor jindal rolling back landmark legislation. >> there's this thing called sharknado and i think i see ann coulter as vice president of the united states. it's kind of weird. hey, i'm rand paul and i'm trying to kill the tax code all
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70,000 pages of it. ♪ ♪ >> if all else fails you can always give your number to the donald. this is for all the veterans. well let's talk more about this very 21st century twist on the election process with "washington post" writer manuel sanzia in our "washington post" bureau. we were leaving off with the lindsey graham video and i saw it had a million views in 24 hours. what's the message that people are taking away? >> the message for the candidate is that i can reach out to a lot of voters who might never have heard of me or who had a different impression of me. and give them a side of me that is entertaining, fun. with it cool and lindsey
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graham was able to accomplish that by you know taking a golf club to a cell phone. >> is this kind of the modern version of bill clinton going on a late-night talk show and playing the saxophone? >> it's even more intense. because there's so many different venues. and there's so many different eyeballs that you can reach through the internet. you know when you have rand paul setting on fire the tax code he's able to send this message about what he wants to do in a very quick way, inhe stead of having to release some boring policy paper that no one would want to wade through. >> it's interesting that buzzfeed is playing such a role in so many of these videos. but it sort of begs the question -- is there a fine line here? at some point do you skew looking unpresidential if you make one of these? >> there's risks here right? viral can mean that you are going to look cool or viral can mean that you're going to end up
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looking like a fool. it can, it can go either way and i think it has to do really with sincerity and authenticity. if you look like yourself then you're going to do okay. if you look like you're being a fake or it doesn't seem like it fits you, there's danger that you're going to end up turn people off. >> social media now, has become a huge part of the campaign hasn't it? >> it's massive. look at what happened after the debate. donald trump gets on to twitter, retweets a person who at the time only had 16 followers and has called megyn kelly a bimbo. next thing you know there's a big conversation building around that. it still remains to be seen whether that's going to hurt donald trump or help him with some people who like the fact that he's outrageous. >> you look back to 2012 and barack obama spent ten times as much money on just the digital campaign than mitt romney. do you think that the campaigns looking forward are going to be
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putting a lot more finances behind the digital strategy? >> there's no doubt that they're going to pour money into that. but i think they'll also look for opportunities to get viral without paying anything. you don't pay if you're going to go over to buzzfeed and they're going to craft this very interesting video of you that a lot of people are going to click on or for that matter if you're going to go over to the "new york times" or the "washington post" and appear for a video. that's called free media. and campaigns love it. >> right. so they can like you without liking you, right? manuel franzia in washington this morning, thank you. it's about seven minutes after the hour. now here's a look at the weather for your w
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♪ i was born in a small town ♪ ♪ and i lived in a small town ♪ >> that's john mellencamp performing in indianapolis this week on the final stop of his u.s. tour. the gig on tuesday wasn't just the end of a long year on the road, it was also the end of an emotional journey and the fulfillment of a promise. proceeds from the show went to the riley hospital for children in indianapolis.
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it was a way for the singer to pay back for the surgery that saved his life nearly 64 years ago. ♪ i am a drunk old man ♪ >> "troubled man" is the lead single of john mellencamp's new album. his troubles started right at birth. ♪ i am a troubled man ♪ >> but for most of his 63 years, the singer knew little about the surgery he had as a newborn. >> i didn't even know i had the operation until some kid, i was about nine or ten said what's that big scar on the back of your neck. and i went home and asked my parents and they said don't worry about it. you had an operation when you were born. >> last fall at the riley hospital for children in indianapolis mellencamp finally met 97-year-old dr. robert hinberger, the neurosurgeon who performed the life-saving operation in 1951.
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>> he remembered it because i was the first one they had ever done. >> spina bifida is a birth defect that causes an opening of the spinal column that can sometimes allow the spinal cord to grow or extend outside of the body. the hospital still has the records of mellencamp's surgery. >> this is the back of your head. >> yeah that's the crown of my head right there. >> including this image of 9-day-old john mellencamp. >> that's my ear, that's my neck and that's my neck. so this thing was the size of a man's fist. i'm 62 years old, i just for the first time saw the growth on the back of my neck. it was like why didn't you guys show this to me earlier. i would have seen how lucky i am to even be here. >> what was it like to see that for the first time? >> it was like finding out that your parents weren't your parents. i mean it was -- really an epiphany moment for me.
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and you know you just couldn't thank the guy enough. >> and by rights you should be dead. sure, yeah. >> in 1951 john mellencamp was one of three babies at riley with spina bifida. >> they did three operations, one died on the table, another girl lived, i think until she was 14 and then she died. and then me. so they they basically cut my head off from here to here, laid it open and cut that thing off and put all the nerves into my spine. >> dr. heinberger's highly risky procedure took 18 hours. >> he charged my parents $1. >> $1? >> yeah they paid $1. >> because? >> because i was a guinea pig. >> does that change the way you see yourself in any way? >> yeah. it does. >> the singer remembered walking down a new york street in the 1980s, the height of his
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success. when he was stopped by an older woman. >> she said you know how many angels you have around you? and i went what? she goes you are covered with protection. now looking back on her saying that seeing what i've seen, maybe i believe it. >> well, nothing wrong with that, i think. >> i think there's already been a lot of songs, i just didn't know. i just didn't know where they were coming from. ♪ people live on the east side ♪ ♪ people live on gravel roads ♪ >> mellencamp and the doctor who saved him 63 years ago sat together for about an hour last fall. >> and basically we talked about faith. because i have very little faith in anything. he just kept grabbing my hand.
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and saying john you need to find faith. >> it's so lucky you got to see him. >> i'm trying to take his advice to heart. >> you are? >> yes, try to find faith in something. ♪ ♪ imagine discovering that at 63 years old, that what you had been through as an infant? it was so fortunate he got to meet that doctor dr. robert heinberger died just on this june 9th. >> the whole story gives you chills. >> it clearly gave him chills which is what so amazing about it. >> it's a great piece. coming up next listening to marlon meet the director of a new documentary about one of the greatest and most private american actors marlon brando revealed in the actor's own personal recordings.
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you've come to me in friendship and you wouldn't be suffering this very day and if by chance an honest man like yourself should make enemies, they will become my enemies. and then they will fear you. >> that's marlon brando in the classic film "the godfather." brando died 11 years ago, but like other hollywood legends, his brilliant career still fascinates. >> a new documentary sheds light on this deeply private man. titled "listen to me marlon." including audio recordings brando made throughout his acting life. here's a sample. >> you, never let the audience know how it's going to come out. >> what is your name? >> get them on your terms. >> y mi amo zapata. >> with an attitude with a word, with a look.
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>> i don't like cops. >> figure out a way to do it that had never been done before. >> you got to put something down, you got to make some guys don't you know what i'm talking about? >> you want to stop that movement from the top line to the mouth. get people to stop chewing. the truth will do that. when it's right, it's right. you can feel it in your bones. then you feel whole and you feel good. >> the film is in limited release in theaters right now and it will be on showtime in the fall. steven riley is the director and we're honored to have you at the table this morning. thanks for being here. >> thank you for having me. >> it's amazing, there's an audio, there's a video component to this documentary. how did you even find out these tapes existed? >> well i was brought on board to direct the film by the two producers, john baxter and rj cutler who were two heavyweight producers, enough 0 get the confidence of the brando estate
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to let us even do an official piece. and then coincidentally at the same time the documentary was coming out and i was developing the story. the estate were unpacking boxes of archive material that marlon owned, had been in storage for ten years. so i was very keen to find out what was inside these boxes and there was all sorts of things, including documentation, video and especially these audio tapes. >> he kept them in a storage bunker outside his home on mulholland drive in l.a.? >> he did. he kept them in some in the house and some in storage in the bunker. there was lots of things. >> give me a sense of when he would do this and how he did it? >> he started recording these tapes very early. even from the 1950s. he loved tech and audio technology. and had one of those first reel-to-reel recorders. and it was just yeah we would take notes and take recordings for all sorts of reasons. >> was it inner thoughts? was it day of like here's what i did for the day? what did you find the majority
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of tapes and audio recordings were? >> there was reels and reels of created preparations for roles. there was recordings of business meetings when he was in hollywood gatherings for legal reasons he would record stuff. he would record things for his family and posterity. >> it sounds like there was also a level of paranoia you heard in the tapes. he was nervous about a lot of things. >> i think he was, he had genuine trust issues. and he felt he had been mistreated by hollywood and he was given a bad name. he could be difficult. but he felt that that was overrated and he was an easy scapegoat. and yes, certainly for those business meetings there was a degree of making sure he was covered. >> in all of these tapes that you listen to 300 hours and you listened to all of it. what, what surprised you the most? >> do you know several things. i think brando's humanity. it was amazing that even though he was on this he was set apart and mythologized by the public
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how ordinary a man he was and how desperate he was to be considered ordinary and be brought down to earth. also his intelligence. he was incredibly philosophical. and visionary and thought out. and also cared about his craft. you know everyone wanted to ask, was he bothered about his performances and did he actually put effort and he really did. >> can you hear that in just what we just played before. i mean i was amazed at how philosophical he was about everything that he did. and how clear his intent was. >> well that was it. i think again among the myths he does tackle this idea of myth. one was that he was the ill-educated mumbler. he was anything but. and he was very literary and could, even though he was dyslexic, i think in another world had he been educated better, he might have been an academic. that's what many of the people
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who knew him felt he should have been. >> after listening to that much of him speaking what do you think the core of his acting came from? was it happiness? sadness? what inspired him to act in these amazing roles? >> well i think his range was so vast and he was so ambivalent a character that he called upon all things. he did comedies he did very deep. he did deep dramatic roles. i think that's what really defined him as a character. was in fact of an actor was the breadth of his range and then and because he was the originator on the big screen of the method which really means about bringing realism and social realism on to the stage, part of the method was to access your childhood and a lot of that is included with brando. would access his early formative experiences to bring into his roles. >> stevan riley, thank you so much for being with us. "listen to me marlon" will appear on showtime in the fall. coming you up some have
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been around for a century. from the cbs broadcast center in philadelphia. this is cbs-3 "eyewitness news". >> pennsylvania attorney general kathleen kane is expected to turn herself in today. the state's top prosecutor was indicted thursday, kane will be arraigned via video conference by a judge in collegeville, faces charges for allegedly leaking grand jury secret information, then like about it under oath. an attorney for kane says she is innocent, and plans to plead not guilty. >> now the eyewitness weather forecast meteorologist kyla grogan in the weather center it is beautiful out there high clouds, already hit the low 70s in philadelphia, but we are heading up into the 80s today, and sunshine, all across the board. you can she high of eight an in philly. but 79 at the shore, 78 in the poconos, our humidity, not bad either, should be just
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gorgeous day to get outside. so, today, that high of 85, also, comes with some mild winds, out of the northeast at about 10 miles per hour. hope you can get out and enjoy it everybody tonight 656 degrees, for our overnight low, partly cloudy, quiet tax ago look at the seven day forecast, you can see the next shot of little rain coming in late monday night into tuesday. >> kyla, thanks so much. i'm todd quinones, next update is at 8:57. see you then.
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♪ ♪ roller coasters have been thrilling americans for more than 130 years, the first opened at coney island here in new york in 1884. but they really took off during the roaring '20s, hundreds were built across the country, some still operating today. sarah thompson is a senior editor at the "atlantic" and a roller coaster fan, right? >> i am. >> back in 1884 were they anything like what they are now? >> they're nothing like they are right now. 1884, you're talking about 20 years before the model t. the concept of being moved by any sort of vehicle was quite knew. here what we're looking at right now, you see they actually had to push the car to get it going. it traveled about six miles per hour.
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it's more like a leisurely ride. this is not exactly rertiginous. >> the world's oldest roller coaster is leap the dips in pennsylvania. >> leap the dips we're not the quite at the golden age of roller coasters. if you take a look at this one, it's about 40 feet tall moves about ten miles per hour in a beautiful figure-8. it requires it to be pushed to get it going. this is in pennsylvania with a lot of the old roller coasters, the national state of roller coasters. >> i always look at the wood construction of these and start to get a little nervous. >> this is part of the meta-joy of roller coasters like this. on the one hand you have roller coasters which are inherently scary. and there's the next level of scariness when you're worried that the entire structure might fall apart. the thrill on top of the thrill. it is still fairly leisurely, 10
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miles per hour that's a six-minute mile. people can sprint or bicycle ride at the speed at which you're leisurely rolling down the ride. >> it's more than 100 years old. >> this is more than 100 years old this is still made before the airplane before the model t. this is the structure. >> the second one on your list is in upper marlborough, maryland. built in 1917? >> yeah upper marlborough, maryland. >> this is the one that might be the first roller coaster that we recognize as having a modern thrill. this you have a 70-foot drop. an 88-foot drop. about 50 miles per hour. now you're really moving at the speed of an accelerating car. the ride itself is about two minutes entirely and yeah this is, the wild one is one that i've definitely been on and again, you do sort of feel the meta-danger. on the one hand it is a total
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thrill. but at the same time look, you're talking about what looks from a far like a bunch of matchsticks. >> there tends to be a jerk fact nrt gopro video that i don't think i would enjoy. >> they've moved beyond the science fiction technology which means there's not wheels under the track. you still get some air time. >> let's move on to kennywood park near pittsburgh in west mifflin, pennsylvania. >> there's a trio of lovely old roller coasters here we'll start with the thunder bolt. which in many ways is considered one of the great roller coasters, one of the great faster roller coasters you have a 90-foot drop here. accelerateing at 55 miles per hour. you're starting with a drop and the interesting thing about it is you start with the drop. in the middle of the ride that you begin to have a lift that picks you up towards the second one. that's one of the things that makes it distinctive, it's still listed as one of the 20 best
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roller coasters in existence. >> even though it was created in 1924. >> very much the golden age of these sort of roller coasters a lot of these wooden roller coasters built in the 1920s, different parts of the country were trying to outdo each other in terms of speed and drop. >> let's move away from the east coast. utah has one, lagoon park it's called the roller coaster. >> called the roller coaster. >> not the most creative name. but as you come out of the first turn you begin to see mountains in the background. which is different than pennsylvania. here you have it's 2500 feet long. the top speed, 45 miles per hour. so again this is very much like the roller coasters that we understand today. it is the only wooden roller coaster in utah. and you can see the sort of the vast expanse that you have at the top of the first drop. which i think makes it sort of special. >> pretty cool looking. >> we should mention the cyclone here at new york's coney island.
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which you've ridden this one. >> many of us have. >> no not yet. maybe our floor crew. >> many of it think of it as the oldest coast anywhere existence. >> yes. because it's in coney island where the first roller coasters in the united states were built but in fact it's the youngest roller coaster on our list. with the upkeep that you have it looks fairly modern. this is the fastest roller coaster that we have here over 60 miles per hour. overlooking the beach and the boardwalk, iconic in lots of ways and clearly the most famous roller coaster in the united states today. >> thank you for the morning nausea. appreciate it. >> i'm ill now,
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kathy seidel grew up in a culinary household and she made it count. not a classically trained chef she's a central figure in boston's rich dining scene as creator and ceo of the hugely popular met restaurant grouch. >> her specialty is american cuisine at her five restaurants in boston nantucket and washington area and the met burger bar, a two-time finalist in "boston magazine"'s burger battle. welcome to the dish. >> thank you very much for having me. >> this is a formidable meal you've brought me. >> it's a fabulous summer meal right? we have we start with a blood orange cocktail. >> don't mind if we do. >> which is superb. cheers. and then we have our met back bay chopped salad which is our most popular salad throughout all of our restaurants. and then for me the lobster is
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insane. finished with hot oil and the perfect summer dish i think. and then we have the avocado and burratta toast rich and creamy and fantastic. and of course the best part the sexiest piece of meat ever is the 42 bone-in rib eye. it's great to barbeque and share with a bunch of people. you can have a little bit of meat and do it with a big group. >> i sense there's not a single portion. >> we serve it in bethesda and there are people that finish it. absolutely. >> i hope they get a free shirt or something. >> exactly right. >> talk a little about your family family, your father is responsible for so much of that in boston. >> my dad was a banker and he financed many of the great chefs in the city. he just was a guy that got food
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and he got how to turn it into a buiness. how to translate it into a business. he was one of the only people in boston that would lend money to rester erauranteurs and chefs. >> is that where your passion for food came from? >> i think so i think it's in the dna. >> you transitioned at 47? >> i did. >> a little later than most people. >> it was always there. there's no question. i resisted it for a long long time. >> i had a sister that's been in the business for 21 years. i watched her and i knew ultimately this is what i would do. >> that's interesting, you had a career in films, right, before this? >> yes, i went to columbia film school here in new york. >> at 47 you decide to make this transition. that's an interesting point in your life to did it. >> well i had a road map. i had, my dad understood how to run it as a business. i had my sister who was enormously successful. i had a road map and i had
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enormous passion. >> what is that moment in your life made you want to do that? >> i just think the timing was right for me. my kids were grown. and i didn't want to travel as much any more to be frank with you and i really wanted to be master of my own destiny. i wanted to start my own business, i wanted to be accountable to my own self and grow a business grow a restaurant business. >> you've got five now? >> i do. >> what is the biggest challenge? i would imagine having your hands in so many places at once -- >> i think the biggest challenge is building a team that's as passionate as you are and growing the brand. and figure out how you grow the brand when you grow from one, how do you translate that intimacy, that connection to the next five? and that's a big challenge. >> did you think about coming back to new york? >> i don't know. >> that's a little too scary to be honest with you. but i love eating in new york.
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>> i want to get, can we eat this dish? >> yes. >> and we want to ask you if you could have this lovely and light meal with any person past or present, who would that person be? >> i would take my sister with me, we would go and have thanksgiving with francis coppola. that's what we would do. >> i like that one. >> kathy sidell thank you so much. >> for more on kathy and the dish, head to our website. up next our saturday session, two sisters from stockholm who perform as first aid kit. they were a big hit at the recent newport folk festival. you're going to love them. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday." ♪ ♪ ♪
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the swedish folk duo, first aid kit. sisters clara and joe hanna soderberg, were 14 and 16 when they turned up on youtube performing a cover of the sweet foxes "tiger mountain peasant song." and now they're touring veterans with fans around the world. the latest of their three albums "stay gold." won the 2014 album of the year at the swedish grammys. here are first aid kit with "my silver lining." " ♪ i don't want to wait any more i'm tired of looking for answers ♪ ♪ take me some place where there's music and there's
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laughter ♪ ♪ and i don't know if i'm going to die but i'm scared of living too fast too slow ♪ ♪ i know i got to go ♪ ♪ no start, no beginnings ♪ ♪ >> got to keep on keeping on ♪ ♪ gotta keep on going ♪ ♪ looking straight out on the road ♪ ♪ can't worry bout what's buy hind you, what's coming for you further up the road ♪ ♪ i try not to hold on to what is gone ♪ ♪ i try to do right what is wrong ♪ ♪ i try to keep on keeping on ♪ ♪ yeah i just keep on keeping on ♪ ♪ i hear a voice calling ♪ ♪ calling out for me ♪ ♪ these shackles i've made in an attempt to be free ♪ ♪ be it for reason ♪ ♪ be it for love ♪ ♪ i won't take the easy road ♪ ♪
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ooh ooh ooh aaaa ♪ ♪ ooh ooh ooh aaaa ♪ ♪ i've woken up in a hotel room ♪ ♪ my worries as big as the moon ♪ ♪ having no idea who or what or where i am ♪ ♪ something good comes with the bad ♪ ♪ a song's never just sad ♪ ♪ there's hope there's a silver lining ♪ ♪ show my my silver lining ♪ ♪ show me my silver lining ♪ ♪ i hear a voice calling ♪ ♪ calling out for me ♪ ♪ these shackles i've made in an attempt to be free ♪ ♪ be it for reason be it for love ♪ ♪ i won't take the easy road ♪
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♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ i lost my direction ♪ >> tomorrow on cbs morning, my interview with jason bell and his wife amanda shire. he's the number one country rocker. >> have a wonderful weekend, everybody. >> we leave you now with more from first aid kit this is their song, master pretender. ♪ i never thought that i was weak ♪ ♪ i thought i could get hurt
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pretty bad ♪ ♪ still get up on my own two feet ♪ ♪ i always believed that i was free ♪ ♪ that i had some sense of integrity ♪ ♪ that would rise above whatever tried to change me ♪ ♪ but honey now i won't wait ♪ ♪ for something to bring me round and smile ♪ ♪ 'cause that only sticks for a while ♪ ♪ then i'm back again ♪ ♪ oh i'm a master pretender ♪ ♪ i always knew that i was young ♪ ♪ but with a head held high and a sharp tongue ♪ ♪ i could fool almost anyone ♪ ♪ i never expected to be struck ♪ ♪ by the fatal hands of fortune
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or by sheer bad luck ♪ ♪ honey now we won't change ♪ ♪ and memories just rearrange ♪ ♪ and fall into place ♪ ♪ so i'm back again ♪ ♪ oh i'm a master pretender ♪ ♪ all the streets of new york city ♪ ♪ sure look pretty from way up here ♪ ♪ and i was headed home ♪ ♪ just felt more alone ♪ ♪ the further i'd go ♪ ♪ i always thought that
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and good morning everyone, i'm todd quinones, scary few moment in the skies for american airlines passengers after take off from philadelphia international airport last night. krause declared an emergency. a passenger aboard the flight saw the sparks flying from the engine. american airlines officials say some fuel burned off as the plane took off. officials though stress this isn't uncommon, the airbus a320 landed safely without incident. >> now, the eyewitness weather forecast meteorologist kyla grogan in the weather center beautiful day out there nights, fresh air, in the 70s in fill right now working our way up to the mid 80s today that sunshine isn't just in philadelphia, it is also out at the shore where high will be 79 degrees, 78 in the
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poconos, and mostly sunny skies there as well. so our beautiful day today tops out in the mid 80s winds nice and calm out of the northeast 10 miles per hour, tonight nice quiet night too. good night to get outside. partly cloudy, quiet, lows about 65 degrees. next thing we look out for little rain, coming in monday into tuesday looking out for thunderstorms that cools us down just a touch. >> kyla, thanks so much. that's it for "eyewitness news" this morning, you can always follow us on our website have a great day everyone.
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narrator: today on lucky dog, a love for retrievers comes full circle as one rescue... aubrey: she's kind of like a superhero dog. she saved my life. narrator: ...inspires another. brandon: it sounds like you guys would be a really good fit for a dog that i actually have right now. narrator: but if sawyer wants to hitch a ride with a new family... brandon: what do you say we go for a little stroll? you ready? narrator: he'll need to embrace the cycle of life. brandon: keep up. there you go. i'm brandon mcmillan and i've dedicated my life to saving the lonely, unwanted dogs that are living without hope. my mission is to make sure these amazing animals find a purpose a family, and a place to


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