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captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is thursday, may 5th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." the gop is divided over its presumptive nominee. how will donald trump unite the republican party and choose a running mate? an out-of-control wildfire in canada forces a massive exodus of nearly 90,000 people. we are there with the terrifying race to escape. and cbs cameras go under cover to find out if wine sellers are trying to swindle you at the store and on line. we begin with a look at today's "eye opener," your world in 90 seconds. general election campaign from your perspective starts today? >> it started. yeah. it started today. >> donald trump prepares for
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battle. >> with hillary, it depends on where she's coming from, if she wants to go the low road, i'm fine with that. >> are you ready for donald trump? i mean, he's unlike any other candidate. >> i think he is a loose cannon. and loose cannons end to misfire. you can feel the heat. >> thousands flee the flames surrounding ft. mcmurray, canada. alberta has declared a state of emergency. >> basically it's raining ash. >> oh, my gosh! footage from the middle of an intense fire-fight in iraq. a fierce look at the gun battle that killed a u.s. navy s.e.a.l. president obama addressed the flint, michigan, water crisis. >> president obama taking a sip from a glass of flint's drinking water. >> i really did need a glass of water. this is not a stunt. an international flight to indonesia left 31 people hurt. the plane encountered extreme turbulence. he caught it! the guy in the black shirt trying to get a selfie. >> what are we doing? all that -- >> donald trump is the
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presumptive gop nominee. i was wondering who will trump select as his running mate? he wants a qualified running mate. when asked why, trump said opposites attract. >> all that matter -- >> someone who has never held elected office -- >> eisenhower faced down hitler in world war ii. trump faced down gilbert gottfried at a comedy "central road." >> on "cbs this morning" -- i think you should put some music. ♪ i ain't no holla back girl ♪ b-a-n-a-n-a ♪ >> good. >> this morning's "eye opener" is presented by toyota. let's go places. ♪
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welcome to "cbs this morning." the republican party is sharply divided over its presumptive nominee for president, donald trump. the billionaire businessman knocked out 16 opponents and is the last candidate standing. of the republicans, many aries are tating to rally around him. the last gop presidents say they have no plans to endorse trump. george h. w. bush and george w. bush intend to sit out this election. >> nebraska senator ben sasse is still against trump. so is senator lindsey graham. and governor charlie baker of massachusetts told reporters the things trump said about women and about muslims and about religious freedom, i just can't support. >> other republicans like new hampshire senator kelly ayotte say they'll support the nominee but will not endorse him. major garrett has covered the gop race since it began a year ago. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. donald trump began the general election conversation with some of his biggest headline-grabbers from a primary. a temporary ban on muslim
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immigration and deportation of up to 11 million undocumented immigrants. democrats seized on both. where republicans debated what to do about their new leader, trump tried to mend party fences. >> as i suspend my campaign today, i have renewed faith, deeper faith that the lord will show me the way forward. >> reporter: after only one primary victory, john kasich ended his long-shot candidacy saying the politics of anger overcame his positive message. >> it wasn't sexy. it wasn't a great sound bite. >> reporter: earlier john kasich mocked kasich. >> i see him -- oh. i don't get it. i've never seen a man make so many news conferences while he's eating. he's always eating. >> reporter: now with party unity on his mind, the presumptive nominee said wednesday kasich could be his running mate. >> i would be interested in vetting john. i like john. whether he's vice president or
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not, i think he'll be very helpful with ohio. >> reporter: there is no formal vetting process yet, but trump is already in general election mode, promising he will remain unpredictable and combative. >> i am who i am. i don't like to change. i don't like it really change. i feel i'm a presidential person. >> reporter: both trump and hillary clinton, his likely democratic opponent, are unpopular with voters. while a recent national survey shows more than half of voters report negative feelings about clinton, more than 60% have unfavorable impressions of trump. still, former rnc chairman haley barbour says clinton's poor standing gives trump a chance. >> he's got the most negative rating of any front-runner for either party's presidential nomination in the history of polling. the only saving grace is that hillary clinton has the second worst. >> reporter: senate majority leader mitch mcconnell yesterday endorsed trump but said the burden is on troump unify the -- on trump to unify the party. trump said he will raise money for the general election and set a goal of $1 billion, some from
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him and some from gop donors with, in all probability, ties to special interests. norah? >> thank you very much. the general election is still six months away. but if it was held today, a recent poll shows hillary clinton would beat donald trump 54%-41%. clinton has 92% of the delegates she needs to clinch the democratic nomination. bernie sanders says he's staying in the race. nancy cordes with what we might see between now and november. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. clinton and trump are grappling with how aggressive to get now with six months to go before election day. trump made his first move to the middle yesterday saying he is now open to raising the minimum wage, while clinton focused on national security arguing he's too dangerous to lead. >> you've seen i'm a counterpuncher more than anything else. i don't like hitting first. >> reporter: he's known for his killer left hook. donald trump insisted wednesday he'll let hillary clinton set the tone of the race. >> it depends on where she's coming from.
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i can handle the low road if i have to do it. we've had some low roads over the last few months. >> reporter: really? >> we'll find out whether we have to go that direction. >> reporter: clinton wasted no time labeling trump as risky and erratic. >> i don't think we can take a risk on a loose cannon. he was a loose cannon. i think he is a loose cannon, and loose cannons tend to misfire. >> reporter: she has at the outset a distinct advantage. a recent poll finds 61% of female voters back clinton. 35% back trump. >> i think it will change rapidly because women want security. women want strong military. they want to know that they're secure in our nation. >> reporter: clinton argued this is one of his biggest weaknesses. >> donald trump said it's okay for other countries to get nuclear weapons. i think that's just downright dangerous. >> reporter: for now, she's the one fighting on two fronts. >> i think we have a path toward victory. i admit that it is a narrow path. >> reporter: unlike trump's primary tonight -- primary
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opponents, clinton's is staying put. >> do we have your word in this interview that you're not going to drop out before the democratic convention? >> absolutely. we have made that commitment. i'm going to be in it until the last vote is cast. >> reporter: to catch clinton, sanders would need to win 85% of the pledge delegates in the remaining primary states, plus he'd have to convince superdelegates to swing his way. he's been making the case to them for weeks and hasn't made much headway. >> thanks. mark leibovich, chief correspondent for "the new york times" magazine is in washington and has covered several candidates on the campaign trail including donald trump. good morning. >> hi. good to be here. >> how does trump handle the fact that he's not going to be able to get the endorsement of some people that generally a republican nominee would have? >> i think you do it in pure trump fashion. you're dismissive of it. you ignore it. and you say, look, i'm running a different kind of campaign. i'm a different kind of candidate. i wouldn't expect the
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traditional figures to get behind me. having said that, look, this is the general election, a time to consolidate your support within the party. and this is not going to be helpful in that regard. >> donald trump says that he will pivot, that he will change his tone as we head to the general election. your article seems to indicate that you do not seem convinced of that. >> first of all, he's talked about pivoting maybe eight or nine times in the last two months. it generally holds less than 48 hours if that. so his recent history is not very good. it's holding a pivot. look, i mean, there is this sort of --not a blank slate, but certainly a rethinking that goes on generally in this season once you have too ii presumptive nominees. the question is, has trump just done too much damage and defined himself so deeply that it's really a no turning back situation for him. >> what message does it send that president hw bush and w bush will not endorse donald trump? do you expect to hear the same from mitt romney? >> i do expect that there will
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be more than that. there will be a mitt romney, probably a few senators and governors along the way. i think it sends a huge message. i mean, it's easy to dismiss the bushes as yesterday's politics, as yesterday's republican party. there's a lot of suburban republicans, a lot of mainstream republicans who -- i don't know if they revere them, but they respect them a great deal and will follow the lead. i think it's a very big statement. >> a lot of people who would support trump say so what, i don't care if the bushes support him or not. does it matter maybe more in fund-raising? the money that trump wants to raise? >> i think it matters more in a general election. i think a lot of people who support trump within a republican primary counts for 20%, 25% of the overall electorate. this is a different population that he is trying to appeal to. it involves, again, mainstream republicans, people who wouldn't have supported him in the primaries. also swing voters. so again, i think that's an important -- an important move. i think that it will -- especially right out of the gate, it's a big statement.
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>> i hear from political reporters that the clinton campaign has a war room and a lot of negative stuff ready to go. what exactly is it that they have that hasn't been said? >> there's probably a lot. there's been a lot of books written about donald trump. there's a lot of information out that i assume they have or other news organizations will have. this is a strange election in that both candidates are so thorughly defined. probably two of the biggest celebrities that have ever run for president. i think new information is not the kind of thing that will move this. the negative impressions are solidified. it's a question of how they can reverse that at the margins and whether it can get close enough for trump to get over the line. >> certainly will be interesting to watch. thank you very much, mark leibovich joining us from washington, d.c. firefighters are struggling to contain the monster canadian wildfire that triggered a massive evacuation. >> you could feel the heat.
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>> the huge flames forcing nearly 90,000 people to flee. it's destroyed an area estimated to be the size of manhattan. the province of alberta is under a state of emergency. we have more from conklin, alberta, south of the fire's epicenter. ben, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. this is now the largest evacuation in canada's history. a lot of these folks fleeing their homes are running out of gas on the road trying to find shelter. these folks are giving out free fuel, free water to the people of ft. mcmurray who have already lost almost everything. >> i can feel the heat here. this is insane. >> reporter: towering walls of flames surrounded thousands of drivers trying to evacuate ft. mcmurray on wednesday. >> oh, my god! the house is going to burn down! >> reporter: entire neighborhoods are now piles of ash and charred metal. 16,000 homes and buildings have been destroyed. >> didn't even let us take our
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things. we lost everything. we only have what we have on our backs. >> reporter: the city's only major highway quickly became gridlocked as drivers headed toward evacuation centers north and south of the city. >> once i looked up, and basically it's raining ash. and your eyes are burning. you know it's time to pack up and leave. >> reporter: a webcam showed the flames overtaking ft. mcmurray national airport where all commercial flights have been canceled. >> let's go! let's go! >> reporter: people were ordered aboard buses for the five-hour trip south to edmonton. >> i'm very scared. very nervous. i don't know if i'll have a home to come back to. i have my dog and my family. that's all i need. >> reporter: drivers have lined up for hours waiting for fuel. at many stations, it's run out. canada's prime minister, justin trudeau, pledged his government's total support.
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>> certainly in ft. mcmurray the difficult times they're going through now is something that we're going to unite around across the country. >> reporter: the canadian armed forces are helping more than 250 firefighters, helicopters, and air tankers battle the raging flames. darby allen is ft. mcmurray's fire chief. >> it's been the worst day of my career. it will be devastating. this is going to go on. this is going to take a while to come back from. >> reporter: as for the weather today, there's good news and bad news. the good news is the temperature has dropped dramatically. the bad news is the winds are still expected to be strong. and that really is what is fueling this fire. >> ben tracy in alberta, canada. dramatic new battlefield video appears to show the intense fire-fight with isis that killed an american navy s.e.a.l. in iraq. [ gunfire ] >> the deadly fire-fight took
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place north of mosul. holly williams is in istanbul, turkey. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. this new video appears to show part of the intense battle around the iraqi town of te tete tel asqof after it was attacked by more than 100 isis fighters including suicide bombers. the video shows a convoy of vehicles coming under fire. u.s. troops and the kurdish fighters they're supporting apparently running for cover. we also see what appears to be a u.s. black hawk helicopter bearing medical insignia. as we know, petty officer first class charles keating was shot during that battle. he was medivaced out by helicopter but later died. the third u.s. compat death in iraq since the fight against isis began. there are over 5,000 service members in iraq, mostly working as military advisers. the u.s. says that this is not a combat mission. this video seems to clearly show that at least some of those
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american troops are involved in combat. norah? >> an important distinction. thank you very much, holly williams in istanbul. a new revelation points to prescription painkillers being the focus of the investigation to prince's death. "the minneapolis star-tribune" reports that percocet was found in the music icon's system. the paper cites a source familiar with the investigation who says it's not yet clear if the powerful painkiller contributed to prince's death. jamie yuccas is outside his famous paisley park compound in chanhassen, minnesota, with new details about efforts to save prince. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, norah. we now know the dea and u.s. attorney's office are involved in prince's death investigation. at the same time, we've learned that prince's people reached out to a california doctor to help the singer with painkiller addiction less than 24 hours before he died. >> that mission was to get prince to a doctor in minnesota
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on thursday morning. >> reporter: attorney william mauzy says dr. howard kornfeld, who runs an addiction facility in california, could not immediately clear his schedule. instead, his son, andrew kornfeld, took a redeye flight to meet with the singer. andrew wanted to convince prince to check into his father's recovery without walls facility in california after he was evaluated in minnesota. when andrew arrived at prince's paisley park estate, it was already too late. >> andrew heard the screams and went to the elevator where he saw that prince was unconscious. >> reporter: mauzy says andrew kornfeld made the call to 911. in the transcript of that call, kornfeld tells the dispatcher, "we're at prince's house. the person is dead here, and the people are just distraught." his attorney says kornfeld had a supply of a medication used to treat pain management and addiction. >> those pills were to be delivered to the minnesota doctor. >> reporter: prince was notoriously private. friends and people who worked with the singer over the years
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told us they never saw any addiction to pain pills. however, cbs news confirmed that prescription painkillers were found inside his home. officials have not released a cause of death. we're told that autopsy results as well as cox psychology not expected -- toxicology are not expected back for a couple of weeks. when mauzy was asked about carnes feld transporting -- kornfeld transporting the medications to health insurance's house, he declined comment. the federal government could sue north carolina over a controversial new law. the justice department sent a warning to governor mccrory. it said that the law limiting protections to lgbt people violates the civil rights act. backlash began in march when a law required transgender people to use bathrooms that match the sex of their birth certificates. north carolina faces losing hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding. more than 30 airline passengers are hurt after their flight hit severe and unexpected
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turbulence. [ screams ] >> very frightening and dramatic video recorded inside the cabin of the flight yesterday. it shows passengers, as you see, crying out as the plane shakes. the video shows a hole in the overhead compartment and serious damage to the ceiling. it landed safely in jakarta, indonesia. north korea showcases its military might for visiting journalist. ahead,
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invictus games, his career, and good morning, i'm brooke thomas. manhunt is new in the third day for prisoner escaped from a camden county prison facility. authorities say arthur buckel was spotted on surveillance video at ocean county cvs yesterday. police say they found a truck that they believe buckel stole. lets check that eyewitness forecast with meteorologist katie fehlinger. >> brooke, today is yet erie necessity it sund like a broken record another dreary day with lots of cloud. we will fine perhaps a quick shower maybe a drizzle but storm scan is empty right new. we have a coastal flood advisory that goes back in effect tonight with the new moon and also, a chance for more wet weather. we have to worry about higher tides here. tomorrow looks pretty wet, next storm brings witt period of rain especially for first
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half of the day when we transition out of the gray, glummy skies this weekend, finally, meisha. >> yes, indeed. >> thanks very much. good morning everyone. want to call your attention to this overturn truck with the fuel spill, northeast extension southbound past lansdale mile marker 26, that right lane block but look at the this two other crashes in the same area, tractor trailer verse tractor trailer. if you can a roid this at all cost, you want to do so. your alternate 309. back over to you. our next update 7:55. up next on cbs this morning who will be donald trump a's running mate? i'm brooke thomas, good morning.
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ted cruz dropped out of the race. dropped out. yeah. when donald trump heard that cruz dropped out, trump told supporters, see, i've already kept one hispanic from taking an american's job. >> trump was very presidential, even offering an early olive branch to his former rival. >> just so you understand, ted cruz, i don't know if he likes me or doesn't like me. >> i can answer that one! >> you nicknamed him lyin' ted. you insulted his wife. you perpetuated a story that his dad had something to do with the assassination of jfk. i'm going to go out on a limb and say he's probably not a fan. >> not really the ingredients for a friendship. he did extend the olive branch, so we'll see. welcome back to "cbs this
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morning." >> a long olive branch to extend. >> that's right. coming up in this half hour, speculation is growing over who donald trump will tap to be his running mate. his controversial policies may discourage some from serving as his vice president. we'll examine the possible short list. north korea is carefully choreographing every move to show off its military power. ahead, adriana diaz is there to show us how the country is trying to prove its ability to build weapons. time to show some of the headlines. our cbs los angeles station reports a major earthquake fault in southern california is locked, loaded, and ready to roll. the januasan andreas fault stre through the state, but the danger zone runs from san luis obispo to palm springs. the last major quake on the fault line was in 1857. experts say it has been too quiet since. the "los angeles times" reports the detectives on a murder case in the city found an
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undisclosed way to hock an iphone -- hack an iphone. it belonged to the wife of michael jakes, who had a tv role in "the shield." he's awaiting trial. the phone was unlocked this year as apple and the government feuded. a woman who received a groundbreaking facial transplant is back in the hospital today. charla nash had the face transplant five years ago after being attacked by a chimpanzee. a doctor said she had a moderate rejection episode in the process of being weaned off anti-rejekds drugs. her -- rejection drugs. her transplant, they say, is not in jeopardy. she is expected to leave the hospital in the next day or two. donald trump tells "the new york times" he will soon announce a committee handle the selection of his running mate. there's growing speculation over who will run on the trump ticket. chip reid looks at the people he may be considering. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. trump told "the new york times" he'll announce his choice for
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vice presidential candidate in july before the republican convention. it's not sure exactly who is on his list, but he is giving hints. >> i am considering a number of people. i think we'll have a great choice. >> reporter: when it comes to picking a vice presidential candidate, donald trump is a washington outsider looking for an insider. >> think i'll probably go the political route. somebody that can help me with legislation and somebody could help he get thingsed passed, somebody -- things passed, somebody that's been friends with the senators and congressmen. >> reporter: wednesday he laid out qualifications for perhaps his biggest job opening yet. while early, he said he'll be open to considering former rivals marco rubio and john kasich. >> i would be interested in vetting john. i like john. i've had a good relationship with john. i've gotten along with him well. >> reporter: the feeling might not be mutual. >> would you run with him? >> zero chance. >> reporter: the ohio governor and then-presidential candidate told "cbs this morning" no way. he joins south carolina governor
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nikki haley who said in a statement, "my plate is full, and i'm not interested in serving as vice president." >> i don't think the list is going to be very long. donald trump is highly controversial. >> you know who's going to pay for that wall -- >> and the vice presidential nominee would end up having to defend virtually anything and everything that donald trump has said. >> who the hell do you want as your president, right? >> or will say. >> i think chris christie is fantastic. >> still, not everyone is trying to keep their distance. new jersey governor chris christie has been by trump's side since just after he quit the race in february. and oklahoma governor mary fallon who said she hasn't been approached about the position admit she'd be flattered. >> overall, politicians like to have power. i don't think this will be a shortage of people who want to be on the trump ticket. >> reporter: whomever trump picks, everybody seems to agree it will have to be someone who can help bridge a divided republican party. >> the number-two pick must be able to go some of those people
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who said never trump and say, let's give this guy a second look. he can beat hillary clinton, that's what we need to focus on. >> reporter: alabama senator jeff sessions and former speaker of the house newt gingrich have also been mentioned as possibly being on the list. before trump makes his decision, he'll be checking in with ben carson who's expected to be on the committee trump is putting together to help him decide. gayle? >> now it begins. thank you very much. north korea this morning is preparing for the most important political gathering in a generation. the isolated country's previous workers party congress took place 30 years ago. at that time, kim jong-un was named the -- kim jong-il was named the next ruler. now his son, kim jong-un, is the country's leader. we have more on north korea's efforts to shape the way the country is viewed. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. our second full day here in north korea was carefully curated that show off the country's military might.
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we were escorted around monuments and given history lessons about the country's weapons development program. in pyongyang, hundreds are nailing down choreography ahead of tomorrow's meeting of the workers party. the country's only party. we spent the day being shuttled around to historic sites. our visit to a gun factory-turned-museum of a thinly veiled effort to highlighted north korea's military self-reliance. their message -- the country makes its own weapons and is packing. we were told it was here that as a child, former leader kim jong-il fired one of the first american-made rifles. his sharpshooter-like aim was presented as absolute fact. [ speaking native language ] >> reporter: they got bull's- e bull's-eye. how old at the time? >> 7-year-old. >> reporter: three bull's-eyes? pretty impressive. the right to develop and bear
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arms is the government's top priority. with highly publicized nuclear and missile tests, north korea wants to prove it can defend itself against its so-called enemies like the u.s. after our tour, we returned to the hotel. it's on an island. when we're not out shooting, we spend a lot of time working here at this hotel which we're not allowed to leave without a government guide. was built in the 1980s. as you can see by this telephone, it hasn't changed much since. it was at this hotel that american student otto warmbreir was caught trying to steal a propaganda poster. in march, the 21-year-old from ohio was sentenced to 15 years of hard --. we've been treated very well here with big smiles and warm welcomes. that said, the country's official newspaper referred to america this week as a chieftan of evil.
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>> that reminds me of the story that one time kim jong-il posted, i think he had a 38 under par. he shot a 34 playing golf in 18 holes which is totally impossible. impossible. >> yes. like a 7-year-old hitting a bull's-eye -- >> three times. >> i love her reaction, uh-huh. >> interesting. coming up, is that bottle of wine you're buying the same one promised by the sign on the shelf? ahead, we'll look into accusations of bait and switch tactics at a major liquor chain. and if you're heading out, you can watch us live through the cbs all-access app on your digital device. you won't want to miss gayle's interview with dolly parton. we'll be right back. you know when i first started out, it was all pencil and paper. the surface pro is very intuitive. with the pressure of my hand i can draw lightly, just like i would with a real pencil. i've been a forensic artist for over 30 years. i do the composite sketches
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lawsuit seeking class-action status. it says at least one chain is deliberately misleading consumers with multiple cases where the wines on the shelf are different from the bottles in stock. carter evans looks into the charges. red blend 2013 for $17.95. bottle says it's 2012. >> reporter: bottle after bottle after bottle. cbs went to five bev locations in northern california and discovered mismatches between the highly rated design described on the signs and what's on the shelves. >> what's the better bottle? >> reporter: it's not just bevmo and not just california. we found similar discrepancies at three liquor stores in new jersey. bevmo is the only retailer targeted in this lawsuit seeking class-action status. claims consumers are being misled even though there's a disclaimer printed on each shelf
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tag. >> we're suing bevmo because bevmo is engaging in an intentional bait and switch fraud. >> reporter: not just in the store. we're going to order four wines. we ordered four bottles of highly rated wine on bevmo's website for in-store pickup. we even clicked the option that says we didn't want vintage substitutes. when we showed up, we got wines from four different years. three with lower ratings. the bevmo clerk offered an explanation. he said we could get a refunds if we didn't like the wine. internal emails obtained by cbs news confirm bevmo has been aware of the issue since at least 2010. one reads, "this is a corporate problem. we all have heard this complaint about vintages many times." we asked los angeles sommelier
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what she thought. >> i don't think it matters. >> reporter: how much does vintage matter? >> when you're talking about vintage wines, it matters. >> reporter: $25 and under? >> in that price range, it doesn't make a difference. >> reporter: still, wine sellers have an ethical obligation to tell the truth. >> there should be a level of trust between the consumer and wine merchants. >> reporter: in a statement to cbs news, bevmo said, "meeting our customers' needs and expectations is our number-one priority. while we cannot comment on pending litigation, we take this very seriously. we are confident our policies and practices fully comply with the law." >> if we look at their disclaimer, it's down here. and the reason you can't read it or even see it is because the way their advertisements are designed, you can't read it. >> reporter: the lawsuit has been in legal limbo since 2014, but a hearing is set for next week. for "cbs this morning," carter
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evans, los angeles. >> interesting. >> yeah. >> i was going to say something about politics, not about that very good piece about wine. >> yeah. >> what were you going to say about politics? >> would you like to hear that? >> yes, i would. >> it's interesting to me that in america we thought long and hard about somebody emerging as a presidential candidate who comes not from politics but from business or from some other institution, the military. >> right. >> then we get one, and it's so controversial. >> and to hear that he just became a registered republican in 2012. i did not know that until "the new york times" piece yesterday. we'll be there every step of the way. >> do you know what else was fun to watch yesterday? >> what? >> gwen stefani. >> that's a perfect segue, norah o'donnell. gwen stefani, how about that, helps james corden. the girl's good. >> also a couple of other people in the back seat. >> yeah. some familiar faces back seat, too. roll tape, please. >> thank you very much for
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good morning, i'm jim donovan. there is another philadelphia city budget hearing next wednesday, and proposed soda tax could draw a crowd. those for and begins the tax showed up inside and outside city hall yesterday, supporters say that the 3 cents an ounce tax will support prek programs and community improvement. critics say it will hurt city businesses. the let check with kate for a look at the forecast. >> what's more it is looking a broken record. more and more clouds in this forecast. it is not quite as damp as it has been in recent days. we may see shower or fine drizzle but generally we are looking at this a lot of clouds. 46 degrees outside kutztown area middle school. off to a chilly start. not warming up that much here today or tomorrow but tomorrow is a day that does require the umbrella with period of rain
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rolling through. finally, some sun, by the weekend. meisha. >> i have got one on hand all the time nowadays. katie, thanks very much. good morning. happy thursday. we have an overturn vehicle that got flipped right side, on 309 southbound, past norristown road this right lane obviously is block and you can see drivers not having too much of a problem going by there but as you know we are going to get gaper delays. take it easy around that area three accidents here northeast extension southbound past lansdale overturn box truck. tractor trailer and a car ape tractor trailer a void that if at all possible. jim, back over to you. next update 8:25. coming up psychology behind donald trump's confrontational campaign tactic. i'm jim donovan.
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top of the morning to you. thursday, may 5th, 2016, cinco de mayo. welcome back to "cbs this morning." there's more real news ahead including republicans who still cannot support donald trump. can a divided party get behind him? we'll ask bob schieffer how he thinks it could play out. first, here's today's "eye opener" at 8:00. trump has said he will raise money for the general election. some from him and gop donors with, in all probability, ties to special interests. >> clinton and trump are grappling with how aggressive it could get now with six months to go before election day. >> there is a rethinking that goes on once you have two presumptive nominees. the question is, has trump done too much damage? the largest evacuation in canada's history. a lot of folks threeing their
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homes are run -- folks fleeing their homes are running out of gas on the road. these folks are giving out free fuel, free water. the intense battle around the iraqi town. as we know, petsy officer first class charles keating was shot during the battle. >> when we're not shooting, we spend a lot of time at this hotel when we're not allowed to leave without a government guide. trump told "the new york times" he'll announce his choice for vice presidential candidate in early july. it's not sure who is on his list, but he's giving hints. >> now that donald trump is the nominee, some are saying they'll vote for hillary clinton. republicans are saying they will vote for hillary clinton. hillary's gotten so confident, said, who wants to talk benghazi? ask me anything! i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell.
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trump has outrun all of his presidential rivals but is left with a sharply divided party. many republicans say they need more time to decide if they can support him. and already some big names are saying no thanks. >> president george w bush and hw bush say they iran endorsing trump. some are falling in line behind trump, and others are sticking to their vows never to support him. bob schieffer, our former chief washington correspondent and moderator of "face the nation, "cbs news tribute contributor. hello. both former bushes say we're not going to endorse him. others saying, john kasich said to norah never would he consider running as a vice presidential candidate. what does this say to you, and how important are the endorsements? >> i think it's been a long time since we've had somebody wrap up the nomination for either party and get the kind of reactions
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we're seeing to donald trump. i mean, the two most recent republican presidents say thanks, no thanks, we'll be sitting out this year's election. i think one of the most telling statements this morning was in the "washington post." fred malik, a fundraiser of all fundraisers among republicans, he has been chairman of the republican conventions in the past. he was john mccain's campaign manager. this morning he's quoted as saying in the post, "i don't see any way they can raise the money to be competitive." he's talking about donald trump. you also have here a former member of the bush administration, elliott cohen, in an op-ed page this morning say, "we need to form a third party." and on the other side of the republican party, you have ben sasse, the republican tea party
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senator from out in nebraska, saying we need to form a third party. i am not sure, and i mean this, i'm not sure that the republican party as we now know it is going survive this election. this is going to be something unlike anything we have seen. >> if it doesn't survive the election, what happens to it? you mean it splinters into multiple parties? >> i don't know what happens. i mean, it managed to come back together in 1964 after barrie goldwater led the -- barry goldwater led the party to at that point a historic landslide defeat. we may see two kind of parties, maybe a center right party, something closer to the middle, or you may see these tea party folks go off on their own. i mean, this is -- you know, usually when somebody wraps up the nomination, you see party leaders the next day saying, thank goodness, now we can
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unify. what people are saying this morning is oh, my god, what have we done here? we just never had anything like this. >> you know, sometimes in a political campaign people say, well, i said things in the heat of the moment, but now's time to buckle down because we do not want hillary clinton to be the next president. do you think donald trump can unify the party? he says that he can. >> well, i think the one unifying thing they have is opposition to hillary, who as we saw during the indiana primary, barely half of democratic voters in indiana said that they considered her trustworthy. she's not the strongest democrat the democrats have ever put out there. and if there is one thing that will unify republicans, it will probably be hillary clinton. i mean, look at the "wall street journal's" late editorial this morning. it basically said we're going to
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examine both candidates, but it's not much of a choice. i think -- i think if the republicans are to have a chance, i think that's what it will be. but by the same token, i think you're going to see a lot of democrats who are just lukewarm maybe about hillary clinton who are saying woo cannot let donald trump -- saying we cannot let donald trump be president. i guess what i think the bottom line in all of this is is we are about to see the nastiest general election campaign in modern history. i just don't see any other way this thing will go. people keep talking about let's go back to the issues. donald trump says if they're happy to go the low road, i'll go the low road. i've done it before. i think we'll see a lot of low road traffic on this. >> have you talked to anybody in washington who sees a way for donald trump to win?
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>> yeah. for all of the reasons i talked about. that he is going to bring new people into the campaign. people who maybe haven't voted before. what is so difficult, what's going to be so difficult here for him is -- i've said this times, ronald reagan got a smaller percentage of the white vote when he was elected in 1980 than mitt romney got the last time out. the demographics are very much against donald trump. he's run a campaign that, you know, his core support is white people. and you would have to have a turnout of white people unlike anything we've seen for him to win. he's not going to get much on the north side. >> excellent point. >> thanks. >> good to see you, bob. take care.
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>> thank you. >> gayle's wearing purple for you. donald trump used unorthodox tactics to become the republican nominee. theyed whiched tough language, identifying many of the 16 opponents the way he wanted voters to see them. julianna goldman looks at how donald trump could ride his marketing skills to the white house. >> reporter: in the business, donald trump was known as a master brander and won the nomination by bringing those tactics to politics, zeroing in on vulnerabilities and turning them into labels his opponents could not shake. until now, hillary clinton has been watching from afar. >> lyin' ted cruz. we know lyin' ted, satellite [ applause ] >> little marco. we have low-energy jeb bush. you have to brand people a certain way when they're your opponents. >> reporter: donald trump has made good on his word by branding rivals. >> he lies like nobody can lie. lyin' ted cruz. lyin', lyin' ted. >> reporter: relentlessly repeating catchy, demeaning nicknames. >> little marco. little marco.
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>> reporter: from debate stages to twitter storms until those names stuck. >> donald trump is the best marketer that we've ever had in american politics. >> reporter: republican strategist frank runn said trump brought his reality star persona to presidential politics. >> the reason it's so effective is that so many americans are so angry with politics that they're willing to listen to these attacks and willing to believe it because they hate professional politicians. >> reporter: from former texas governor rick perry -- >> he put glasses on so people will think he's smart. >> reporter: to long-time senator lindsey came from. >> lindsey graham. a total lightweight. >> he doesn't really see natural boundaries. >> reporter: darby fox is a behavioral therapist. she says we gravitate to leaders, real or perceived. >> we want to believe that there's somebody out there bigger than we are that can take care of us. >> reporter: one by one, trump's mind games brought down the rest of the republican field. >> i am sick and tired of him going after may family --
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>> reporter: first there was low-energy jeb bush. marco rubio initially tried to take the high road and ignore trump's barbs, but eventually he couldn't resist attacks of his own. >> you know what they say about men with small hands. you can't trust them. >> reporter: which led to this moment in campaign history -- >> look at those hands r. they small hands? and he referred to my hands. if they're small, something else must be small. i guarantee you there's no problem. >> reporter: with the goff field eliminated, trump has zeroed in on his next opponent. >> an election between crooked hillary and wonderful donald. >> reporter: if there's a lesson clinton can take from the republican primary -- >> i have yet to see a single candidate who's been successful by trying to out-trump trump. >> reporter: clinton says she's been in the arena for 25 years and everything that can be thrown at someone in politics has come her way. gayle, trump has shown himself ready and willing to go where no
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candidate has gone before and doing whatever it takes to get under his rival's skin. >> he is certainly not predictable. thank you very much. ahead, are ping pong table sales a sign of success or failur
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this morning, our conversation with the one and only unstoppable, lovely dolly parton other and how she embraces being the center of attention. >> when they used to say that less is more, i always -- i was the one who said, no, less is less. more is more. >> live by that. that's dolly parton. >> sure is. ahead on "cbs this morning."
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what about revenue? >> it's to make money. >> no, if you show revenue, people will ask how much, and it will never be enough. the company that was the 100 x or 1,000 x becomes the 2 x dog. if you have no revenue, you can say you're potential pure play. it's not about how much you earn, it's about what your
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worth. who's worth the most? companies that lose many. >> hbo silicon valley saying revenue is not equal. can ping pong determine if a tech sbubl bubble is pop? one hole saler says the sales of tables rise and fall with startups that rise and fall. this year, sales plunged 50%. nicholas thompson is with us to sort it out. hello, nick thompson. so ping pong sales are anecdotable. what does that say to you? about a tech sfwhubl. >> i think it's -- bubble? >> i think it's one of most interesting data points. when people are no longer enthusiastic about the future, they stop buyi ing ping pong dabls. it shows there's a little bit of dampening of enthusiasm. >> as the clip showed, the valuation of a company is not
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always tied to revenue especially in silicon valley. the "wall street journal" tallied at least 145 companies valued over a billion dollars. >> yeah. >> what does that tell us? >> the way silicon valley works is very different from the rest of the world. typically with the startup company, the first step is you get a profit. the second step is you get users. that's when you get funded. the third step is you make money. you get money from venture capitalists and set valuation before you actually know whether you can make money. we can say, that's ridiculous, that shouldn't happen. that's how google got big. that's how facebook got big. >> how amazon got big. >> right. but sometimes it doesn't work as well. with twitter -- twitter got a huge number of users and couldn't figure out how to make money. it's having troubles. creates a lot of the confusion in the markets. it's not necessarily a completely bad thing. >> and it's not necessarily revenue. it's how much money goes to the bottom line and how much of that money is reinvested in the business model. >> right. you can get a lot of revenue if you spend money to get money. i have a business, i'll say i'll
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give you $10 if you give me $5, i can get revenue but will lose money in the long run. that's what happened the last time there was hyper enthusiasm in silicon valley in about 2000. >> what are your venture capital friends saying to you? >> there's little concern now because so many people are putting money into venture capital funds. there's still excitement that this is where the money is made in silicon valley. the venture capitalists don't have as many places to invest it. either all this money will go to a small number of trumpians which could cause problems, or the venture capital people saying we might give money back. we may shut down a fund or two. there's too much venture capital and not enough startups now. >> can you compare to the dotcom bubble of the '90s? >> yeah. in business generally, there's about, say, this much malarkey. in silicon valley now, there's maybe this much malarkey. in silicon valley in the late '90s, there was this much malarkey. we're in a different period now. >> amazon is interesting, for
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years they didn't make money. they were getting revenues by investing in things. as of this season, amazon has reported the best profits of any of them. >> the model is absolutely working at amazon now. >> yep. >> thank you, nick thompson. good to see you. next, your first look at team usa getting ready for the america's cup. we're on the hudson river as new york celebrates something that has not happened in nearly a century. you're watching "cbs this morning." and i'm doing just fine. claritin provides 24-hour relief of symptoms that can be triggered by over 200 allergens. yeah, over 200 allergens! with claritin my allergies don't come between me and victory. live claritin clear. i smbut ended up nowhere.a lot now i use this. the nicoderm cq patch with unique extended release technology
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♪ prince harry this morning is in florida getting ready to host the invictus games in orlando. the prince played in a charity polo match wednesday in wellington. proceeds benefit hiv-positive children in africa. harry spoke about how seeing those children's hardship have affected him. >> i resolved to do whatever i could to help. the result is our charity's sense of value, meaning forget me not which we founded in memory of our mothers ten years ago. incidentally, i found today that forget-me-nots were my mother's favorite flower growing up. that's very nice for me anyway. >> beautiful. he started the invictus games to help wounded service members. i'm happy to be a spokeperson. >> are we expecting something really sglaet. >> i am. aren't you? >> yeah. >> do you think i can deliver on a good interview?
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>> i do. i want you to know -- good morning i'm brooke thomas new jersey's assembly, could vote on another rescue plan for atlantic city. the bill advocated to assembly speaker vincent pre to would create a commission, that would delay a state take over for to years. senate version would give atlantic city 130 days to give financial help, in order. the city is on the verge of going broke. for the eyewitness weather forecast meteorologist katie fehlinger is live, hi there katie. >> good morning, brooke. more of the same, more cloud more potential for wet weather here today. today is day i would say we could getaway without an umbrella if you do not want to cart ate long and looking at storm scan it is quiet for a change. we are going to potentially see a finetories will will, maybe mist or a shower today
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but overall, it is overcast and definitely cool so sweat shirt, fleece, jacket, that is all a good idea. now tomorrow, well, we have to break umbrella out because period have rain is returning to the forecast, most noteably in the morning with our next storm rotating through the region. as that happens we will get doused with rain especially for first half of the day, by the weekend even though there will be a couple residual showers here and there especially into sunday morning it does appear so we will finally see sun break go through clouds as well, meisha. >> thanks very much. right new we are looking at a shot from our camera outside where hit and run has happened, 15th and vine local, as you cane that is pulled out, katie you are here as well we are seeing a live shot here at 16th and vine, local the the vinees, was block for quite sometime because of it. we have switched camera to the boulevard southbound approaching ridge avenue and kelly drive, pulled off to the shoulder. that is where we have another accident causing some slow downs there. northeast extension three accidents in this area they are all move to the shoulder
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but very slow moving, brooke, over to you. our next update 8:55. a head on cbs this morning dolly parton talks to gayle king. i'm brooke thomas, have a good
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welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, dolly parton. she's working far beyond "9 to 5." what a way to make living. remember that song? getting ready for her biggest con interstate decades. we'll -- concert in decades. we'll get a taste of what to expect, her special memory of whitney houston, and how dolly's husband, yes, of 50 years is making a rare trip into the spotlight. and time for some of the headlines. the "los angeles times" reports that california's smoking age will go up, the bill signed by the governor raised the legal age for purchasing tobacco from 18 to 21. california's the second state following hawaii. it restricts the use of ecigarettes in public. the laws take effect next month.
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cbs' dallas station ktvt reports on new trouble for a couple sued for posting a bad review yelp. earlier this year, michelle duquette and her husband were sued by a petsitting company after they gave it only one star. prestigious pets demanded $6,700 in damages but dropped the suit after our story aired. >> now the company has filed a new lawsuit. prestigious pets is seeking up to $1 million for violating a non-disparagement clause. it claims the negative attention destroyed its business. meantime, yelp added consumer alerts this week to prevent these type of situations. a pop-up will appear on the profiles for companies that have threatened or taken legal action against a reviewer. ktvt reached out to prestigious pets, but they declined to comment. and politico reports on the rolling stones being the latest band to tell donald trump to stop using their music. trump played "start me up" tuesday after winning indiana's primary.
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he's also played other stones' songs in the past. the band says it never gave permission and wants trump to cease all use immediately. there's no comment from the trump campaign. >> they'll find another song that will work. dolly parton is a national treasure. she's a prolific songwriter, success actress, and opened up her own theme park. that is dolly parton. she turns 70 years old this year. instead of hanging up her guitar after decades of musical success, she's going on the road. her life has been the quintessential rags-to-riches story, but she's no cliche. dolly does things her own way with a little, you could say, dolly flair. when you had the money that you could do whatever you want when you want, what has been the biggest splurge? >> the first time i spent big money office a cadillac. i thought like the big hair, you can't be country if you ain't got big hair. you can't be country if you don't have a cadillac. >> what color? >> it was gold. >> gold? >> of course. gold. ♪ back through the years
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>> before the cadillac, costumes, or big hair, dolly parton was simply the fourth of 12 children. i want to hear the names of the kids in order with you in it. >> wella dean, david, denver, dolly, bobby, cassie, randy, floyd, larry, and rachel. i can say it faster than that. >> they grew up poor like practically everybody else in locust ridge, tennessee. there's all sorts of stereotypical jokes about that. not about your family but living in that area, that they were poor, hillbillies, that it was trash. >> we were all that. >> hillbillies and trash? >> what they call white trash. i don't like anybody else calling me that. to be called a hillbilly, i always take pride in that. >> nice job. >> reporter: in 1967, country music star porter waggoner plucked dolly from obscurity. >> a song from her -- >> let's do a little bit of "dumb blondes." that's what i am. >> he offered her a spot on his variety show. ♪
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with all this time in the music business, there's never been anybody who looks like you, that sounds like you. i'm wondering when you were starting, was that your game plan? i'm going do something that nobody else can do, there's only going to be one of me? is that what you were thinking? >> no, i wasn't. i just was me. i was not a natural beauty. and i always wanted to be pretty. i always, you know, wanted to be flashy. >> do you ever think let me take it down, take down personality, let me take down looks -- ♪ >> i patterned my look after the town tramp, and that's the truth. she wore the make-up, red nails, red high heels, tie clothes.
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i thought she was the prettiest thing i ever seen. people said, she ain't nothing but trash. in my mind, i thought that's what i'm going to be when i grow up. >> going to do that, yeah. after seven years, she left the show. in 1974, dolly went solo. ♪ ♪ jolene jolene jolene jolene ♪ >> "jolene" was a crossover hit. >> kind of based on a little bit of truth in my own life. my husband when we first got married, there was this beautiful red-headed, long-legged girl working down at the bank. ♪ jolene please don't take him just because you can ♪ of course, he thought she was the cutest thing in the world. she had everything i didn't like legs. there was not an affair or anything. but you know how sometimes you just think, you don't need to be going down there. we ain't got that kind of money. ♪ stumble to the kitchen pour myself a cup of ambition ♪ ♪ and yawn and stretch and try to come to life ♪ >> reporter: then dolly took her back woods image to hollywood. starring in the 1980 comedy "9
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to 5." she agreed to the part under one condition -- she wanted to write the theme song. ♪ working 9 to 5 >> "9 to 5" went to number one, and dolly was nominated for an oscar. >> nobody around here ever wants a manicure. >> reporter: she played the role of a quick-witted southern belle in 1989's "steel magnolias." >> i'm going to needs one, too. >> i'm going to paint my front door red and change my name to elizabeth arden. >> reporter: dolly had turned the town tramp into a million-dollar brand. >> i like the business end of it. i get that from my dad. he wasn't educated, but ain't nobody starter than my dad. he raised 12 kids with bargaining. my dad made ends meet. i get my music and spiritual side from my mom. ♪ >> reporter: it was that spiritual side that inspired dolly's most famous song -- ♪ i would only be in your way
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>> reporter: 19 years after writing "i will always love you," dolly turned on the radio in her cadillac and heard whitney houston whisper her words -- >> i heard that, if i -- that a cappella part -- >> yeah. ♪ if i should stay >> then it was -- it kept going, and i thought, oh, god. ♪ i would only be in your way >> and then when she went into the chorus -- ♪ and i will always love you ♪ >> his to pull over because i was -- i was afraid i'd wreck -- >> the car? >> pull out in front of somebody. ♪ you >> people say, well, that's whitney's song. i say, you got that right. people get -- they say, no, that's dolly parton's song.
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i said, look, she can have the credit. i just want the cash. and i made plenty of it all over whitney. thank you god. >> as for her own love -- ♪ >> dolly and her husband, carl dean, plan on renewing their wedding vows after 50 years together. we never see mr. dean. do you -- >> you will now. >> is he shy? >> he's shy about the public. i was surprised that he was willing to do this. he's so proud, too, that we lasted 50 years. he says, who in the hell else can say they've been married 50 years in this business? i can't imagine being with anybody else. ♪ back through the years i go wondering once again ♪ >> reporter: then she'll launch her biggest return in 25 years, a return to her acoustic roots. do you have a song that you're most excited about that we could hear just a line? >> let me see.
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actually, the "pure and simple" song. that's the name of the tour. that's also the name of the cd. ♪ it's so pure it's almost sacred ♪ ♪ simply put it feels divine ♪ i just love you pure and pimple -- pure and simple pure and simple and sublime ♪ >> she remembers the first song she sang at 5, now "pure and simple" she says captures her perfectly. she was lovely and fun. what you see on camera is exactly what she's like off camera. >> terrific. great interview. i love that she's a songwriter. she's written all those iconic songs that we know the words to. >> you'll like this, charlie, at 70 she has no intention of slowing down. she says, it only makes me stronger, younger. i feel better than i ever have. i can relate. >> i like the line, "they can take the credit, just send me the cash." >> that's right. more at cbsthismorning. she talks about the first song she wrote at 5 years old.
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and how long could you go without your phone? next, john blackstone meets the founder of a startup that's
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we went around our office and asked people on our staff to real real text was their real moms. this is what we got.
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>> christina, it's your mother. where are you? i haven't heard or seen you in four days. this is not a hotel. this is a family home. >> thought you'd want to say penny mcflicker's birthday photo. who wouldn't want to see pen mcflicker's birthday photo? >> i am out with a woman who dated for a long time donald trump. this is her dog. >> mom texts. >> funny. >> what do you -- what do you text? >> i like when she said, i haven't heard from you in two days. >> i know. >> this is not a hotel. this a family home -- >> you go, what do you want? i don't want anything. you're all right. >> some people cannot put down their smartphones. they're addicted to the distractions of texting and documenting everything they can. a startup called yonder is focused on creating no-phone zones by locking up your device. john blackstone shows how the
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startup with david chappell, is fueling the trend. >> reporter: the start -- the students that enter the class in burlingame can't open the box with their phones until the class is over. >> i hope it brings them more into the moment. >> reporter: these bags are made by a startup called yonder. the founder, graham dugoni, says the aim is to break cell phone addiction. you thought we wanted something for the digital age? >> something to help people engage with each mother a real way. i -- each other in a real way. i think it symbolizes a movement. the bag is a tool. tripoli locks like a clothing tag in a store. if you want to use a phone, leave the zone-free zone. the bags were first introduced in tech-centric san francisco. >> sometimes you see someone come in and kind of -- they're
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clutching at their phone like it's a baby. you can read it on their face, share itting, don't take my -- they're saying, don't take my phone. >> reporter: viewing the world through the screen of a smartphone. the yonder bags are now mandatory for everyone attending a performance by comedian dave chappelle. >> we've had a strict no cell phone rule for years. obviously if you look on youtube you will see that very few people adhere to it. >> reporter: before the bags, chappelle often found himself telling jokes to people distracted by their devices. >> it would be hard for you to talk to anybody if he was doing this the whole time you're talking. >> reporter: dugoni hopes to see the bags in arena that's seat as many as 20,000. >> after the first five minutes, twitchy hands and looking for their phone. people forget about it and slip into that kind of natural mode of interaction. that's the kind of golden moment. >> reporter: back at mercy high,
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administrator summer at hditmer admit to having no phone anxiety. >> at a club they said, you need to put your phone in here, or you can't see anything happening at the venue. they gave me the thing to put the phone in. put it in my purse. >> reporter: you were separated from it. you couldn't use it. >> i was. it's like being separated from your own limb. in the end, i remembered more than i typically do at a concert. >> reporter: that experience prompted her to lease the bags for her school. for senior alli ick, it was a social adjustment. >> i could be on social media. i could be tempted to want to check my phone every second. the patches take away the feeling. off to worry about it so much. >> reporter: this junior had to bag her phone for three days on a school retreat. >> i could her it vibrating but couldn't grab it and use it. >> reporter: you hated it? >> i hated it so much. >> reporter: did you see any benefit when it was over? >> it was a break from reality. i completely forgot about
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everything, even school. it was nice. >> reporter: not everyone is ready to let go of their electronic addictions. this concert-goer was caught red-handed. >> you're no longer welcome in -- >> i understand why people use their phones and why people are addicted to the technology. i'm not any different from them. people actually watch the show and they're in the moment, and they're vastly more fun to speak. >> reporter: an old-fashioned solution to a 21st century problem. for "cbs this morning," john blackstone, burlingame, california. >> it has to be distracting for an art whift you're on stage and -- artist when you're on stage and see a sea of phones. rihanna said, i'm right here. we could have a moment, and you're looking at your phone. >> then others like bono have you put the lights and see -- >> the moment. true. a sailing event that hasn't taken place in new york in nearly 100 years. we'll show you what we're talking about after the break.
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for the first time in 96 years, the america's cup world series will be held in new york. you're seeing the first pictures of the oracle team usa boat lowered into the water this morning before this weekend's event. the crew glided across the hudson river before docking in the shadow of the world trade center. >> the worldest fastest sailboats will compete on the hudson. they're vying for points that will go toward the event next summer in burr mead a. america will -- burr meada. america will defend its title. and team usa's matt cassidy is getting ready to answer your questions on facebook live. he's also going to give ature of the high-tech boat g. to what are we rooting for? >> usa! >> team usa. >> amazing.
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>> i've never seen it in person.
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good morning everyone i'm jim ton van. we expect an up kate from new jersey officialness about two hours on the the status of their manhunt for an escaped prisoner. police are searching ocean county, for 38 year-old arthur buckel, he was spotted on surveillance cameras at a barnegat cvs yesterday morning. police also found a truck that they say buckel stole have after escaping from a camden county prison facility on tuesday. now lets check with katie for the weather forecast. >> forecast is still looking glummy, jim, unfortunately we are stuck more with more cloud cover out there today, perhaps a drizzle or shower but generally at the moment storm scan is quiet, although do you see moisture beginning to build up back through the state of virginia. that is beginning for next storm that will be rotate nothing our region and bringing with it more wet
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weather. for now one good thing about this pattern is a air quality is good, pollen levels are at least held back to moderate, uv index is very low as well, so you will not have have to worry about burning so quickly in the sunshine since we do not have that much of it. we will see more rape on the way as we mentioned by tomorrow, we will be bringing witt steady pockets especially for first half of the day. finally that sun breaks through clouds this weekend. >> that would be nice, thanks so much, katie. good morning everyone. the we are looking at right new live chopper three over an accident here where this truck went over this guardrail and just lingering in the balance there. now because of this, this is on the northeast extension because of this and they need get in there crews in there to move this truck, they are going to be closing the entire northeast extension, closing off at quakertown exit and they are implementing what they are calling plan x which means they will give out card with rerouting directions at that exhibit. pretty quickly here northeast extension closing off at quake are town exit, they will be giving out card at that exit
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letting you know rerouting and it will be about an hour nerd for them to remove that truck. water main break here 63rd at eastwick have avenue intersection is closed right now, jim back over to you. that is "eyewitness news" for now join us for "eyewitness news" at noon i'm jim dan van. have a great day.
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today, lori grabs delicious jimmy dean sausage from the fridge, fully cooked and ready in seconds. it makes breakfast complete, which makes bill feel like completing the gazebo, prompting a celebration in lori's backyard.
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with jimmy dean, good mornings lead to great days. >> announcer: a doctor's exclusive! little women's star reveals all about her major health scare. >> one of the most astonishing reveals ever. >> totally changed my life. >> in today's gnaws in two, captain america, opens up about the on-set mishap. >> plus, a cautionary tale from mini. >> a -- mini driver. >> and a tribute to health care workers we couldn't live without. >> announcer: a way to prevent annoying high heel blisters. i will reveal that in the doctor's prescription later. first, we have hot topics, that we need to cover starting with this story out of


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