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captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is wednesday, july 27th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." we are in philadelphia for the democratic national convention. hillary clinton makes history as the first female presidential nominee of a major party. bill clinton shares their personal story. and, tonight, president obama will take the stage. new reaction from russia this morning to accusations it hacked the dnc e-mails. we will ask donald trump's campaign chairman about the billionaire's views of the creme len. a new report find some ingredients in popular dietary supplements could be harmful to your your world in 90 seconds. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. .
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i move that hillary clinton be selected as the nominee of the democratic party for president of the united states. >> hillary clinton makes history. >> if there are any little girls out there, i may become the first woman president, but one of you is next. >> happy tears in the room for hillary clinton and i mean a lot of tears. >> for this time, hillary is uniquely qualified to seize the opportunity and she is still the best darn change-maker i have ever known. >> no disrespect to mrs. trump, but i think that bill clinton won the best spouse speaker. >> donald trump is a bully and the only way to deal with a bully is stand right up to him and when they punch you, punch them right back. >> do you want to punch him when he says pocahontas? >> you know, i just want to say come on! >> firefighters make progress battling that massive wildfire
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out west. >> a roller coaster of emotions. >> burglars tried to car-jack a man at a car wash in miami. >> a first, female is voted by the delegates as president. >> she will never quit when with the going gets tough. she will never stop on you. >> on a surprise move, he asked melania trump to be his first lady. >> it's going to be won in colorado! and in iowa! and north carolina! and michigan! and florida! and pennsylvania. and theran we are going to the white house! >> ya! you have to do the scream, governor. it's like bruce springsteen ending his concert like -- ♪
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♪ tramps like us baby we were born good night ♪ yea! announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by toyota. let's go places! ♪ welcome to "cbs this morning." we are at the national constitution center in philadelphia. the birth place of america is now home to another historic first. last night, hillary clinton became the first woman ever chosen by a major party to be their presidential nominee. >> democratic convention delegates ratified the historic nomination. many bernie sanders supporters greeted the outcome by leaving the convention. >> president obama will speak tonight in support of hillary clinton, so will vice president joe biden and clinton's running mate senator tim kaine. last night, former president bill clinton told a very personal story of the nominee, as a wife, a mom, and a leader. nancy cordes is high above the convention floor at wells fargo
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center. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. there are a lot of politicians on this stage this week who are vouching for hillary clinton, the candidate. but president clinton seemed more focused on painting a picture of the kind of woman she is, a woman whose image he argued has been distorted by decades of gop attacks. >> i married my best friend. gentleman t >> reporter: the former president told their friendship and courtship and what she has brought to the marriage. >> she is a natural leader and a good organizer and the best darn change-maker i ever met in my entire life. >> reporter: he said republicans are trying to turn his wife into a cartoon fill-in. >> one is real. the other is made up. good for you. because earlier today, you nominated the real woman. >> 27 votes for the first woman president! >> reporter: earlier in the
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night, delegates cast their ballots state-by-state. >> oregon, feeling the burn. cast 38 votes for senator bernie sanders. >> reporter: vermont super delegate bernie sanders announced that clinton had gone over the top. >> i move that hillary clinton be selected as the nominee of the democratic party. >> reporter: it was a gesture of unity but several hundred sanders supporters walked out any way. >> this is not democracy and this is what bernie was trying to fix. >> reporter: inside, the program continued. >> it's time to stand together and be unified. >> you people have made history. >> reporter: imagines -- images of the first 44 presidents, all of them male, was projected above the stage. a glass ceiling shatters, revealing hillary clinton in a surprise satellite appearance. >> i may become the first woman president, but one of you is
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next. thank you all. >> reporter: a historic moment that brought jamian smith to tears. >> it shows that hard work pays off, you know? it's not about what you look like or what kind of man you have on your arm. you actually can do things and actually be recognized for on it! >> reporter: she and many others were quick to acknowledge that the real glass ceiling is the presidency itself and that they have got a lot of work to do to help hillary clinton shatter it, come november. >> nancy, thank you so much. the crowd erupted on the convention floor when hillary clinton was nominated and clinton's unexpected video appearance set them off again. we witnessed it all in the arena. >> what an incredible honor that you have given me and i can't believe we just put the biggest crack in that glass ceiling yet. >> reporter: after 227 years and 44 presidents, hillary clinton could be the first woman to hold the country's highest office.
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>> we are proud to say we are with hillary! >> opportunity for women is not a sign of a country's weakness. it is a sign of a nation's strength. >> what does it take to be the first female anything? it takes grit and it takes grace. >> reporter: clinton acknowledged the historical significance with charlie rose last week. >> you know, having a woman be nominated for the first time by a major political party. oh, my gosh, that is revolutionary and it is something that i'm very conscious of. >> reporter: announcing dozens of the delegates who put clinton over the top, 102-year-old jerry emmett from arizona, born before women were allowed to vote. >> and we vote for the next
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president of the united states of america, hillary rodham clinton! >> reporter: hillary clinton's moment brought many women to tears. >> i've been waiting for this for 96 years, but we are going to nominate the first woman. >> she represents our hope, our dreams, our future. our future for our daughters. >> cbs news political director and "face the nation" moderator john dickerson is with us. >> good morning, norah. >> they wanted to strike this historic note last night. in many ways, rewrite the narrative the way we know hillary clinton. did it work? >> reporter: well, they started. if bill clinton can talk about the personal hillary clinton in a way no one else can but he he was trying to make an argument and more arguments in the democratic convention so far than in the republican convention where there was nor assertion. donald trump is going to do this and there wasn't a big case. bill clinton was making a case
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and the case about change is interested me. donald trump is the change candidate. he's not a washington at all. bill clinton was beginning and you can't do it quickly. he was beginning the argument saying, this is why her skills make her an agent of change. even know you you've heard her name a lot and a member of the clinton family. >> this is more why he talked about incident after incident where she was a change-maker. >> that's right. what is interesting ed that change is hard and difficult, and that is you need hillary clinton because she will grind through it. that may be so but in a campaign it's much attractive to say change is easy and fun because i have the skills and attributes that make things happen in the real world. >> or only make. >> right. >> they certainly did want to hammer that, john. because they already had the change-maker signs ready and right on cue, they came up. some many people fear the status
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quo, like been there, done that? >> this is a multiple month-long argument that they have to keep prosecuting because as i said, it's much easier to say let's throw them out. politics has worked usually for people who say throw them out, not take the person who can just do it slow and grindingly. >> that is the change element. the other element was trust. >> yes. and the argument there is you can trust her because she has a long history with the issues you care about and she has these values when nobody is looking and she wasn't famous and caring about kids and disabled and families and because she has that long record, she will bring it to the office with her but that is tough, given where her numbers are. >> one distraction last night, governor terry mcauliffe, a close friend with the clinton's suggested when clinton became president she would change her stance and support tpp. >> for two days they are saying she is against it and we don't like trade and terry mcauliffe
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decide to undermine that. >> they came out quick and said she still doesn't support it. >> we spoke with senator elizabeth warren and discussed the democratic party and the role she might play in the general election, that includes needling donald trump. when with you campaign with hillary clinton, she had she loved the fact that you get under his skin. >> yep. >> how is it you do that and is that going to be the role you play in this campaign? is get under the skin of donald trump? >> donald trump is a bully. >> a bully? >> he is a bully. first, last, and in between. the only way to deal with a bully is stand right up to him and when they punch you, punch them right back. >> reporter: you want to punch him when he says pocahontas? >> you know, just want to say, come on! is that it? i talk about donald trump and i don't call him names. that's not the point. i talk about his policies, i talk about what he has done to people.
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i talk about what he says about what he wants to do with this country. and all he can do is he wants to call names. that's it for donald trump. he is a thin-skinned racist bully, and he will never be president of the united states. >> donald trump referred to the senator as pocahontas because of her self-proclaimed native american heritage. warren says the party stands united despite last night's protests by sanders' supporters. the kremlin says the democratic national committee is making up excuse for saying they are responsible for the e-mail hack. the document leaked cause the democratic national party chair to quit. margaret brennan is at the white house with what the president is saying about it all. >> reporter: privately, u.s.
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officials admit that russian spies hack the american targets far too often but what makes this alleged dnc break in so unprecedented is the wide release of the stolen data. >> i know that experts have attributed this to the russians. >> reporter: in his first public remarks about the dnc hack, president obama suggested that russia may be meddling with the election. >> is it possible in your mind that the russians would try to influence the u.s. election? >> anything is possible. >> reporter: the fbi is trying to determine how and why documents allegedly astronomical by russian intelligence from dnc computers months ago suddenly appeared on wiki leaks on the eve of hillary clinton's nominating convention. >> what the motives were in terms of the leaks and all that, i can't say directly. what i do know is that donald trump has repeatedly expressed admiration for vladimir putin. >> reporter: on tuesday night,
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former secretary of state madeleine albright piled on. >> and given what we have learned about the russians' recent actions, putin is eager to see trump win. >> reporter: donald trump is strongly denying any political or financial ties to russia. >> i have nothing to do with russia. i never met putin. >> reporter: the russian government says it never interferes with other country's elections. now the white house must determine whether there is enough evidence to accuse putin of engineering the hacking. wiki leaks founder denied ties to russia and accused clinton of trying to distract the public. >> is it the natural instincts of hillary clinton and people around her when confronted with serious domestic political scandal, that she tries to blame the russians, blame the chinese, et cetera? >> reporter: he has promised that wiki leaks will reveal more damaging dnc e-mails.
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charlie, the party is bracing for it. >> thanks, margaret. donald trump will campaign today in scranton, pennsylvania, the hometown of vice president joe biden. trump spoke to veterans in charchart choorlt charlotte, north carolina. paul manafort joins us. did wrush russia do the hacking enough to influence the presidential election? mr. obama was asked did the russians do anything to influence the convention? the president said, anything is problem. can you tell us what the campaign knows and what donald trump believes? >> we have no relationship. this is an absurd attempt by the clinton campaign to try to get the focus off of what the real issue is. the real issue isn't even the
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democratic national committee's server being hacked. the real issue is her server in her home showing that the concern of the democrats have before national security is all talk and not really any reality. >> paul, i saw that trump tweeted yesterday he has zero investments in russia. but does russia have investments in trump? would mr. trump be willing to release his taxes to provide transparency on this issue? >> mr. trump has said that his taxes are under awe dudit and n releasing them. it has nothing to do with russia or any country other than the united states. and it is his normal tax
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auditing processes. to be sure we dealt with when the audits are done. >> to be clear, mr. trump has no financial relationships with any russian olegards? >> that is what he said and that is, obviously, what our position is. >> can we turn to the issue of minimum wage? donald trump said yesterday that maybe we should raise it to $10 an hour. in the past, ed leave it alone o that he would change it slightly. what is his position on the minimum wage issue? >> we will be dealing with his national economic policy and some of his tax policies intercourse of the next several weeks as he makes several speeches dealing with these type of topics. in the meantime, i think what is relevant and need to be focused on is the democrats, who are coming up with all kind of proposals in this convention of theirs, claim how they are going to be paying for their outlandish statements they are making on programs that they are
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promising. i also found it instructive that terry mcauliffe but the credibility of hillary clinton in play and once again has told bernie sanders' voters that no matter what we say to you, bernie sanders at the convention, we are still going to do it our way and still be for t.p.p. >> to follow up on what gayle said, mr. trump said yesterday to bill reilly on fox he believes he should raise it somewhat, the federal minute wage. to be clear donald trump believes in raising the federal minimum wage at $7.25? correct? >> donald trump said what he is and explained in an overall economic package we are doing the next two weeks. >> donald trump tweeted yesterday it remains to be seen what he sees going on at the convention. anything off limits on your side what you will do or say about this campaign? >> well, we find the situation like last night's speech, the
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change agent speech was really quite humorous. hillary clinton is many things but one of the things she is not is a change agent. she has been part of the establishment and clearly expecting somebody who has created a mess to come in and try to fix it as a change agent is -- >> paul manafort, thank you for joining us. cbs news continues special coverage from the convention tonight at 10:00/9:00 central. president obama and vice president biden and vice president nominee tim kaine will speak. you can find nonstop coverage all day on our streaming news network cbsn. carmaker tesla takes a risk building one of the huge factories in the world. we take you inside the $5
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president obama's name will not be on the ballot in november but his legacy will be. >> ahead, why the stakes are so high for the president, as he prepares to make the case
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scott pelle good morning, i'm brooke thomas. first four people arrested during protests at democratic national convention face court hearings today. the secret service says they have a rested 49 for hopping a fence into a restrict area near wells fargo center. more are expected today, designated area for demonstrations is fdr park in south philadelphia. right now lets check on the eyewitness forecast with meteorologist katie fehlinger. >> good morning, brooke. we are tracking a couple showers here across our area, mainly off to the south of the city of philadelphia a grant sod cloud cover here in the city but as we look off to the south that is where you'll fine some showers, blip on the even of the radar but those showers are moving through southern new jersey especially , another hot one, we will keep heat wave going, today, and, before you are
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finally breaking it on friday. showers and storms to go witt. >> looking outside, take a look, all lanes are block 95 south at girard, because of the motorcade is coming through. so again all lanes blocked here, take a look the a the backups here, this is i-95 before girard, everything is stopped, blue route southbound , i-95, all lanes blocked because of that motorcade. we will go wide and you can see seven miles an hour in stops, 15 on the blue route, brooke over to you. >> next update 7:55. up next on cbs this morning live from philadelphia's national constitution center, a preview of president obama's convention speech. i'm brooke thomas, good
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♪ ♪ ♪ we are coming to you live from the national constitution center in the historical city neighborhood of philadelphia. we are along the famous independence mall. the liberty bell is a block away. the famous independence hall right over charlie's shoulder where the declaration of independence and the united states constitution were debated and adopted. construction on the hall began back in 1732, so more than 280 years of history is right behind us. we can feel it. isn't is ironic we are in philadelphia where history is being made again all of these years later? i love the irony of that, a full circle thing. >> we, the people. >> what were you going to say, charlie? >> just it is the fact that each day, we are changing and sometimes it is remarkably
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effective and historic. >> i feel that too. >> i love both of these conventions. >> me too. >> the republican convention and the democratic convention, both. these are people at both parties care deeply about their country and they will be the first to the polls. >> i like about that, the good ole usa. welcome back to "cbs this morning." did we mention here in philadelphia? this half hour, president obama will lay out the argument tonight why she should be the next occupant of the oval office. why this means so much for his legacy too. >> we will show part of a "60 minutes" conversation with tim contain and hillary clinton. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. >> a teenager killed a french
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priest. jacques hamel was killed yesterday. france's president said the threat from islamic militants have never been greater. >> a group of hikers found alive after being stranded for at least five days by a massive california wildfire. can you imagine? these eight hikers were rescued yesterday south of san francisco. the fire is one of several scorching california and it has already burned more than 23,000 acres near big sur. the state's acting governor declared a state of emergency. flames have destroyed at least 20 homes. another rescue story. how good samaritans rescued 46 people in icy waters off alaska. two merchant vessels answered the coast guard's call yesterday when with the crew abandoned a fishing boat. the ship lifted them from their life rafts and we are happy to tell you no one was hurt. "usa today" reports on president obama making the case for a third term of his
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policies. tonight democratic convention. in 2004 he was a little known state senator from illinois when he was introduced to the country. now after nearly eight years in office, he is preparing to hand over the reins. julianna goldman looks at how his speech will try to bolster hillary clinton and his own legacy. julianna, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. well, just 16 years ago, a young state senator from illinois booked a last-minute ticket to the democratic national conventi convention. his credit card was declined at the car rental counter and he couldn't land a floor pass and ended up watching the speeches on a jumbotron. times have certainly changed for barack obama. >> there is not a liberal or a conservative america. there is the united states of america. >> reporter: exactly 12 years ago, a 17-minute speech at the 2004 democratic convention. >> the pundits like to slice and dice our country.
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>> reporter: catapulted a then state senator barack obama to the national stage and sparked talk of a presidential run. >> wait. hillary, you just spoke. >> i did not say anything about -- >> reporter: after a hard-fought 2008 primary against hillary clinton, took to the stage again this time to accept his party's nomination making history as the first black presidential nominee of a major party. >> it's defining moments like this one, the change we need doesn't come from washington. change comes to washington. >> i think he only was in full once and he was still riding it that afternoon because it was that important to him. >> reporter: four years later, president obama took the convention stage a third time, explaining why he deserved a second term. tonight, he'll set the stage for this election to make the case for another history making nominee, hillary clinton. >> president obama will be the testimonial in chief. he will be the person who was against her, ran against her,
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defeated her. worked by her side and is now her most enthusiastic supporter. >> reporter: a supporter who is now counting on clinton to build on his significant of accomplishments and initiatives from health care and climate change to the economy. >> my job is to make sure that when i leave this place, america is a little bit better off. it will be up to the next person to continue that process and i'll have a role to play as citizen in making sure that art keeps bending toward justice because it doesn't do it on its own. >> reporter: the president has been working on the latest dnc speech the last few weeks and one official tells cbs news he has gone through five drafts in just the last week alone. charlie, he brought the latest version home with him last night to work on. >> thanks, julianna. hillary clinton's running mate tim kaine will address the convention tonight. clinton explains to scott pelley how she chose kaine in their only interview last sunday on "60 minutes." parts of the interview this morning you have not seen.
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scott asked tim kaine about what he is good at. >> i've been a city councilman and mayor and lieutenant governor and governor and served as a senator on the foreign relation committee and i've seen government from every perspective and i've seen things that work and things that don't. >> reporter: what did you tell her you're not so good at? >> wow. that's a good question. i don't think i've had one day in my life i got to the end of the day and felt i got everything done at the end of that day. if you don't have a little bit of discontent you're not going to feel the urge to wake up tomorrow and do better. but maybe my dissatisfaction at the end of the day is one of the reasons i get up early and ready to do more. >> both tim and i are very results oriented. it may be hard day-to-day to live with that level of discontent and feeling like, oh, my gosh, i haven't gotten enough done, but that's what i think drives us both and i really saw that in tim.
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>> scott pelley is here. good morning to you, scott pelley. >> good morning! great to be with you. front of independence hall. this is fun. >> we appreciate you getting up early. >> pleasure. >> pleasure? >> i'm either watching you or i'm here with you. one way or another. >> all right. see you tomorrow. >> for a lot of people this was their first introduction to tim kaine. what does he need to do thois evening? >> we said we are introducing you to 49 states. he is extremely well-known and well-liked and popular and re-elected countless times in virginia. so what needs to do tonight, i think, is introduce that person, the person that he is, to the audience. i'm certain you will hear him speaking in spanish. >> yes. >> he speaks fluent spanish. he was a missionary, a jesuit missionary in honduras. one of our correspondents was
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telling us when she heard him speak spanish before the crowd in miami the other day, it wasn't just the word. he had the culture. you could tell by the phrasing that he knew what hispanic families going through and what they were like. and that really struck her. >> he spent a year in honduras? >> i don't know if it was a year but he was a missionary in hourn honduras. >> what was your sense of being in the same room with the two? >> my sense they were old friends which is fascinating because they are not. they don't know each other very well. they have known each other in democratic politics but they are not old friend, but they have fit together extremely well, incredibly fast. >> scott, great to have you in the morning. come back tomorrow p.m. >> so glad to be with you. >> see you tonight. >> yes, see you tonight. >> scott is bringing you the "cbs evening news" throughout the convention and we will join him in our prime time coverage at 10:00/9:00 central on cbs.
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the preliminary review released yesterday said the tesla model s was going 74 miles an hour in a 65 zone. the driver was using the car's autopilot feature. he struck the side of a tractor-trailer, killing the tesla driver. despite this and other recent setbacks, tesla is pushing forward what some say is its costliest gamble yesterday, a $5 billion factory. john blackstone is outside of reno, nevada. john, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. that's right. amid those concerns over safety and criticism over delays in vehicle production, tesla is looking to the future. here in the nevada desert, the company is building a massive factory to make batteries for its electric cars. we were invited in yesterday to have a first look at what tesla calls its gigafactory. into heat and dust, huge machinery and around a thousand workers are racing to build a factory that tesla says will be,
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by far, the biggest maker of lithium ion batteries in the world and a huge gamble for tesla's ceo elon musk. >> really excited about what is happening. >> reporter: tesla need the factory to meet the demand for its mass market model 3. the company has 373,000 preorders for the 35,000 dollar electric car. >> these are on track to be able to meet the model 3 timing in the middle of next year. >> reporter: this plant is up and working, that is what the model 3 depends on? >> yes. the success of the model 3 depends on the success of the gigafactory here. they need the battery packs to come out on a huge scale and cheap cost to make the model work. >> reporter: tesla is depending on economies of scale and the scale of this project in the desert is impressive. what is here now is just the beginning of a factory that tesla says will have the largest footprint of any building in the world. when this is completed, it will cover an area equivalent to a
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good morning, everyone i'm jim donovan this just into "eyewitness news" bernie sanders cancelled a speech this morning at pennsylvania delegation breakfast at the double tree, no reason was given for the cancellation, main speaker at tonight's democratic national convention at the wells fargo center is president obama a vice-president joe biden and vice-presidential candidate tim kaine, are also on the the agenda. republican date donald trump campaigns this scranton today. >> 's he turn it over to kate for a lot a the forecast. >> it is another hot one for us here and as dnc continues so does our heat wave, so as we take a quick peak the at the current temperature, we are currently flirting with 80 in philadelphia and wilmington in the 80's in dover. we expect spike in the lower 90's for the next two days and we will finally break worst of this with more showers and
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storms on the the way, meisha. >> katie, thanks very much. we were talking about that motorcade on i-95 south at girard all lanes were blocked. the that has just now about five minutes ago has opened but you can see how busy it still is, crews pulled off to the shoulder, backups here take a look, pretty substantial, 95 south before bet soy ross and in the morning like this where we do not want backups. ben franklin bridge take a look at that in center city, very slow, give yourself 30 minutes, jim. >> lots of traffic, thanks, meisha. coming up this morning live from the national constitution center how diet supplement could do you more harm than g i'm jim donovan. make it a great day.
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donald trump: i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters, okay? and you can tell them to go f--- themselves! you know, you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever... you gotta see this guy. ahh, i don't know what i said, ahh. "i don't remember." he's going like "i don't remember!"
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♪ ♪ it is wednesday, july 27th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." we are in philadelphia, home of the democratic national convention. >> there is more real news ahead, including the historic nomination of hillary clinton. >> long time senator supporter claire mccaskill is here to share what the moment meant for her. first, here's a look at today's "eye opener" at 8:00. >> the birth place of america is home to another historic first. the first woman ever chosen by a major party. >> the crowd erupted when hillary clinton was nominated and clinton's unexpected video appearance set them off again. >> president clinton seemed more focus on painting a picture of the kind of woman she is, a woman whose image he argued had been distorted by decades of gop
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attacks. >> she always wants to move the ball forward. >> this alleged dnc break-in so unprecedented is the wide release of the stolen data. >> to be clear, mr. trump has no financial relationship with any russians? >> that is what he said so that is, obviously, what our position is. >> what he needs to do tonight, i think, is introduce the person that he is. i'm certain you will hear him speaking in spanish. >> i was told two things. cheesesteaks and boo'ing. >> bernie sanders is booed after leading the convention prayer. of course, this was philadelphia. booing is just how people exhale. boo! boo! >> i'm charlie rose with gayle
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king and norah o'donnell. we are outside of the national constitution center in philadelphia. hillary clinton made history last night, becoming the first female presidential nominee of a major party. her nomination at the democratic national convention comes 96 years after women were granted the right to vote. some women in the hall said they have waited decades for this historic moment. >> because we are outside, you hear every truck, every ambulance, every horn. former president bill clinton gave a deeply endorsement last night talking about how they met and highway they raised their daughter chelsea and how secretary clinton has worked to make things better. without mentioning donald trump's name, the former president told voters they have a better choice. >> if you love this country, you're working hard and you're paying taxes and you're obeying the law and you'd like to become a citizen, you should choose immigration reform over someone who wants to send you back. you're a muslim and you love
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american freedom and hate terror and stay here and help us win and make a future together. we want you. if you're a young african-american disillusioned and afraid, we saw in dallas how great our police officers can be. help us build a future where nobody is afraid to walk outside, including the people that wear blue to protect our future. >> the former president said his wife gets things done and is still, in his words, the best darn change-maker he has ever seen. >> day two of the convention was marked again by protests. many bernie sanders' supporters walked out after the roll call and cheering hillary clinton's nomination. overall she received 60% of the vote. at the end bernie sanders moved to nominate hillary clinton. gayle and i asked the people on the floor what the moment meant to them.
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one to speak was 102-year-old jerry emmett. >> 51 voters for the next president of the united states of america, hillary rodham clinton! >> tonight, on this night, we will shatter that glass ceiling again. >> we, tonight, gave respect to the legacy of all the courage that came before us. when tonight began, a journey that we must make a reality in nevada electing the first woman to be president of the united states of america. >> hillary clinton will be our first woman president. >> i helped make this happen in a way, and i'm hugely humbled by it. >> it's something that i'm going to do that is going to make a difference for my granddaughters. >> we must do everything we can to make sure that hillary becomes our next commander in
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chief. >> we are preparing to shatter the highest, strongest marbled ceiling in our country by electing hillary clinton, president of the united states. >> you're crying. why are you crying? >> i'm sorry. i'm crying because this is a very personal moment. >> all in favor of the motion, say aye! oppose, no. >> we just put the biggest crack in that glass ceiling yet. >> missouri democratic senator claire mccaskill was part of last night's roll call and with us. here we are in the birth place of america. i was with your delegation last night when hillary clinton went over the top. what was the moment like for you? >> you know, i really miss my mom. you know, my mother convinced me
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when i was very young that i was supposed to run the world, and she was constantly telling me that women need to be more aggressive about taking their place in politics. she was active -- you know, i thought everybody stuffed envelopes when they were 10 years old. i thought everybody, you know, were going out and giving out nail files at speeches for candidates. so i really felt for women across this country who have participated in the political process, but never really been convinced that we could actually do this. and so it was an incredibly emotional moment, i think not just for me but women across this whole country. >> women and men were crying on the floor last night. >> they were. >> i think it was a moment that made you so proud to be a girl is what i was saying to people last night. i met a woman who was 75 saying i knew this would happen but i didn't think i would live to see it and i think that is what struck so many people in the hall yesterday.
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>> that is exactly right. when you think about it, the with him who announced the vote for arizona, when she was born, we didn't even have the right to vote in this country. so in her lifetime, we have gone from not even having a say to now having, i think, the strongest and most capable candidate for president this country has seen in a long time. >> how important was it to have bernie sanders play the role that he played yesterday? >> first, i'm really proud of the way this process has worked. i was impatient with hillary clinton supporters on monday because everyone was expecting all of these people who worked their hearts out for bernie sanders, many of whom participated for the first time in the process, and it's hard to be a dealt, to get to be a delegate. they are all here and we expect them the first night of the convention to go, yea, hillary? that is not realistic. of course, they wanted to have their voices heard and we should respect and honor that. i think last night when bernie did what he did, bless his heart, he did the right thing and it was -- if you were in the hall, you felt it.
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there was incredible unity. >> is it the message signed, sealed and delivered then? >> there will be people trying make it look like they are meaningful group. the people who walked out last night had the right to do that and protest but it was a very small group. it wasn't hundreds. >> what did you think when you heard about the e-mails and what is happening at the dnc? >> i was very disappointed. i am not seeing the evidence they put their thumb on the scale in terms of influencing how any primaries turned out, but it was wrong and the people responsible for those e-mails should be removed from their positions. >> bill clinton's speech last night, you know, he has been called the explainer in chief. last election, it was about romney's record. this time, it was about his wife, going all the way back to falling in love with her in 1971. did you know many of those stories? >> i think most of us knew those stories and i think -- i think it was a bold move. but i think it was very important. >> bold? why? >> well, i think, frankly, to go into all of their personal
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romance and that is something very nontraditional. you don't typically see that from a former president but i think it was necessary. charlie, i do. i think because people -- he's right. people are seeing her as a two-dimensional person because the attacks have been so relentless and for so long. and, you know, just demonizing her. so pulling her out of that and showing what a great wife and mother and leader she has been all of these years. >> why is that so hard, senator? because the people who know her say she is funny and she is warm and very caring but to the american public, they don't know that side of her. why do you think that is after all of this time? >> i think because she got attacked early and often, she got very defensive and knew she had to exude strength and i think she is so focused on exuding strength, it is hard for her to show vulnerability. >> where do you stand on t.p.p.? >> i think if we are going to do trade deals, it has to be really aggressive in terms of our
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values. >> t.p.p. was not for you? >> i voted for the fast track but i think we have got work to do. i agree with our candidate for president that t.p.p. in its current form need more work before we can do it. but we have to make sure. i'm from an agriculture state. we got to make sure -- >> jumping on the fact that terry mcauliffe. >> terry mcauliffe shouldn't have said what he said and he made a huge mistake and terry is wrong. >> he is friends with hillary but he is wrong. >> he is wrong. >> it said that thing of trust on hillary clinton she will say one thing on the campaign trail and when president she will do something else. >> i think what we have shown in this convention she is consistent in her passion for children and families and children and families who don't have a voice and i believe she will, in fact, make sure that our products have a market around the world. but it's done in a way that is fair to the american worker. >> thank you. >> may i say you have the best glasses at the table? every time i see you, i want to go where you go. >> you have the best shoes at the table.
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>> i want those shoes. >> i'm not so sure about that. >> charlie is here in his sneakers. >> bright blue. >> thank you for joining us. >> thank you, guys. our special prime time coverage begins tonight at 10:00/9:00 central and hear speeches from president obama and vice president biden and vice president nominee tim kaine. you can find coverage on our streaming news network cbsn. i smell bacon! it doesn't mean anything, but it smells really good. >> we are outside so you have to explain that. we are outside. a new warning from consumer reports about dietary splimts. ahead
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rethinking some of your vitamins. consumer reports finds certain ingredients in dietary supplements sold around the country can carry major health risks. sales have reportedly soared 81% the past decade. the industry gross 41 billion a year but more than 23,000 people a year estimated to end up in emergency rooms. symptoms include heart palpitations and allergy reactions and chest pain. dana jacobson looks at the growing industry. >> it can kill someone like logan and it has no borders and will kill you. >> reporter: 18-year-old logan died after buying a dataary supplement he bought online. a new study outlines health risks associated with dataary supplements, including vitamins, probiotics and weight loss aids. what is the biggest supplement
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about weight loss aids? >> that they are safe. they don't have to prove to the fda before it guess on the shelves what is in those tablets is what they say is there. >> reporter: unlike drug products that must be proven safe and effective, dietary supplements do not have to go through fda approval. gayle says it leads the consumer at risk. >> it could be adultrated or counterfeit or hiding prescription drugs. >> reporter: consumer reports worked with independent doctors and dietary experts to identify 15 ingredients they say consumers should always avoid. they include caffeine powder found in weight loss supplements and kava claiming to reduce anxiety and red yeast rice in supplements claiming to reduce cholesterol on. why avoid these 15 ingredients? >> a couple of things. they are known to have specific harms and in some cases, they can cause seizures or liver or kidney damage and there have been deaths associated with each of these. >> reporter: but they found all 15 ingredients available in supplements online or in major rye tailers.
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council for responsible nutrition responded in a statement, more than 150 million americans take dietary supplements each year. overwhelmingly dietary supplements are safe and play a valuable role in helping americans live healthy lifestyles. but dr. peter cohen, an assistant professor at harvard medical school, disagrees. >> consumers need to know that they cannot trust that anything sold as a supplement is what is actually listed on the label, nor that it works, or that it's safe. >> reporter: the fda acknowledged its limited role in regulating the industry saying it's important to remind consumers that just because you can buy supplements in stores, doesn't mean the fda has reviewed them for safety or efficie efficacy. they recommend looking for the usp label and consult a medical expert. >> tell your doctor and your pharmacist what you're taking. treat it like a medication. it's that important. it's really about the health. >> for "cbs this morning," dana
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it's a pretty simple question: is pat toomey's agenda your agenda? toomey voted seven times to defund planned parenthood. he even tried to shut down the federal government in order to eliminate funding for planned parenthood. and toomey's against a woman's right to choose and supports overturning roe v. wade which would allow states to criminalize abortion. pat toomey: he's focused on his own agenda, not us. majority forward is responsible for the content of this advertising. i want to free more than today for our parents, bernie
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sanders. they did not have easy lives and they died young. they would be immensely proud of their son. they love him. with enormous pride i cast my vote for bernie sanders. >> wow. tearful larry sander. that is the older brother of senator bernie sanders. he spoke during the roll call yesterday at the qings. lar convention. the emotional moment brought the senator also to tears. >> it shows you so much more to people lives than what you see, how it's affected his brother clearly. very touching, very touching. ahead, when we come back, a flashback to grueling coverage of the dnc 28 years ago. i call this blackmail material. mo rocca is in philadelphia with some future presidential hopefuls. >> the joy of creative writing.
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that's what this is all about, good morning, i'm brooke thomas police are looking for two women after an early morning home invasion in mayfair. it happened about 1:00 this morning on the 1600 block of howell street, and police say two women in their teens or early 20's got away with a car investigators say victims knew those two women fortunately there were no injuries. now the eyewitness weather forecast with meteorologist katie fehlinger. >> brooke, we are looking at a another hot day, more sunshine further north you travel at this point but we could still see a shower, not thunder, through sections of the southern tear of the area. this is as we have a frontal boundary just stalled off to the south, quick check as we go outside here to our live neighborhood network to pleasant valley middle and high school where we have nothing with you clear skies, basically nice bright start to the day and mild, that said,
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it is warmer further south you go. rain chances go up for the days ahead. today, tomorrow we will top off in the 90's, although friday looks to be wetest day of the next few. that is because of the clouds and rain will eliminate our temperatures. we will break the 90's, on friday, and we are back to more seasonal mid to upper 80 's in the upcoming weekend. we will, also again meisha have to deal with a couple showers or storms. >> sound that way. katie, thank you very much. looking at ben franklin bridge from new jersey into center city, if you can avoid that you will want to give yourself extra 30, would i say even 40 minutes, very, very busy event, once you get in center city because of the stuff. make note of. that for those looking for 95 alternate 95 northbound alternate platt bridge 26 to the schuylkill, eastbound and reenter on 95. moving in the southbound direction you will want to flip that around and through have it. we have an accident pennsylvania turnpike westbound before washington, and that left lane is block, we will go wide, 12 on the the
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schuylkill, 11 on i-95 pushing southbound, 17 on the vine, 45 on the blue route, brooke. >> our next update 8:55. a head on cbs this morning legendary singer carroll king. i'm brooke thomas, good
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this is where the connecticut delegation sits. unfortunately, it's nowhere near, not even close to the channel free sky booth. to give you an idea what i'm talking about, notice the abc and nbc sky booth. the channel 2 sky booth is above that. it means a very long walk across the convention floor and then up and up and up the steps. 85, 86. 87. 88. from the convention floor to this point, there are 88 steps and we are still not there yet. can you imagine how governor o'neill felt yesterday when he reached this point and realized, he had two more flights to go? this is where the connecticut delegation sits. >> who is that?
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it sounds like gayle king! this moment from is 1988. charlie is now following your lead! she reported from the democratic national convention in atlanta for wsb in hartford and took the extra steps for viewers. >> clearly, that was before i had the hair and the makeup team. look that scarf and a brooch and a necklace! how old are you, 2u8? that was my idea. you know what would be fun? let's count the steps. >> i like it. >> that's what i love about local news. you go back and it starts there and you can end up here and sitting next to charlie rose and norah o'donnell. welcome back to "cbs this morning." come up in this half hour, carole king's passion to politics go way back to john f. kennedy. the grammy singer, songwriter
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and legends, carole king is sitting in the sun in philadelphia and taking time to smell the flowers. we will look at why she is a long time supporter of hillary clinton. plus, it is never too early to dream about being president. mo rocca introduces us to a group of young americans with visions of being in the white house. ahead, their plans for leadership. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. cbs news west palm beach affiliate wpec has a dramatic rescue caught on a police body camera. gunshots were heard as officers respond to do a domestic disturbance on sunday. a woman shot in the leg was dragged to safety. her three children rushed to a deputy apparently unharmed. the woman's estranged husband was arrested and he faces three charges of attempted first-degree murder. >> good thing about body cameras, it takes you right there. "the washington post" reports on nine grieving mothers speaking at the democratic national convention last night. they included the mothers of trayvon martin and eric garner. they spoke about losing their children to violence.
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some in police-involved incidents. the mother of sandra bland explained why she is supporting hillary clinton. >> i even warped him that because he was a young black man, he would meet people who didn't value him or his life. that is a conversation that no parent should ever have with their child. hillary clinton isn't afraid to say that black lives matter. she isn't afraid to sit at a table with grieving mothers and bear the full force of our an e anguish. not only did she listen to our problems, she invited us to become a part of the solution. >> that is the mother of jordan davis. the deaths of their children started a national debate about police reform and race relations. hillary clinton told little girls everywhere last night,
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quote, i may become the first woman president, but one of you is next. here in philadelphia, some girls and boys are already thinking about the future. mo r mo rocca has more. >> reporter: we met up with children a decade away from cast ago ballot but that didn't stop any of them from having a plan to lead a country they will eventually inherit. tuesday was not a school day but some came to here to attend a writing class. >> are you ready to write? >> their assignment, to complete an essay what they do do if elected president. after completing their essay, some were willing to invite us. >> sounds like a good plan. allen, if you were president, what would you do?
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>> i would upgrade the security for the banks and the prisons so all of the prisoners couldn't get out. >> reporter: you'd run on a security platform? >> yes. >> reporter: lucy, what are you doing in the first hundred days of your administration? >> well, i'm going to lead the country in a good way and make sure everyone is treated the same way. >> reporter: ella, are you prepared to take the reins to be president now? >> no. >> reporter: how much more time do you need? >> i don't know. >> i would try to create world peace. and i would stop all of the racism and all of the -- like, because people get offended by their race a lot, and i would want to fix that problem. >> reporter: who would be your vice president? >> uh. >> pick anyone. >> my vice president would be my mom. >> reporter: that is a very nice thing to do to select your
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mother as your vice president. are you ready to move into the white house? >> yes. because you have a lot of rooms and it's going to be a big house. >> reporter: what are you going to put in the rooms? >> i'm going to put a pool in there, bed, a living room, a tv. mostly everything that is supposed to be inside a house. >> reporter: what are you doing with the pool in the winter? >> i'd freeze it up and make ice. >> reporter: we need more presidential ice skating. i don't think we've had any president that can complete a salchow. what do you make to make sure the vice president has? >> in the kitchen, it has to be very big. >> reporter: do you want an island in the kitchen? >> maybe. i would be cooking a lot in there. i wouldn't want a chef. i would do it myself. >> reporter: what would people eat at the first white house dinner? >> they would have nice dinner
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what my grandma makes. >> reporter: what is it? sometimes corn and gravy. mashed potatoes. i don't eat the mashed potatoes! >> reporter: okay, i'll have the mashed potatoes. in the white house, they are steak dinners when the world comes. if you're doing your own cooking are you prepared to make meals from all around the world? >> yes. i'll have help from my family and that, but i'll make, like, a lot of things, like, seafood dishes. >> reporter: oh, nice. what will you make for the mexican president when he visits? >> i will not make mexican food for them so then he can try something different. >> reporter: very smart! this is why you are eminently electab electable. would you travel around the world a lot to meet with other leaders?
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>> yes. >> reporter: is there a country you would go to first? >> singapore. >> reporter: singapore? i did not see that coming! who are the important people you're going to invite over to the white house when you're president? >> i like selena gomez. she's a really good singer. and i would invite hillary clinton and i really admire her and her work, so, yeah. >> reporter: if she doesn't win this election, she will probably appreciate the invitation. >> yeah. >> reporter: tuesday's creative writing lesson may set a guinness world record and to teach kid to write and think with clarity. it's nice to know even in the midst of something very tough politic, that kid still dream to be president. >> i think it's interesting that at such a young age, they are talking about ending racism. clearly, little kids that age are thinking about it and then the little boy says his mom would be vice president, showing he is still a kid. i love that. >> one girl said her younger
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sister would be vice president. i said isn't she sort of still your vice president? >> mo, your car is here! >> i know. it's the ankle thing. it fell off! >> thank you, mo! carole king broke barriers in music. coming up next, she is here to talk about hillary clinton make political history with last night's nomination. plus the searc
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oh, baby what you've done to me. done to me ♪ ♪ you make me feel so good inside good inside ♪ ♪ and i just want to be so close to you ♪ ♪ you make me feel so alive ♪ >> the news is back this morning. >> i'm going to die and go to heaven right now. >> that is our tribute to "natural woman." it wouldn't have happened without carole king, the legendary singer and songwriter will be performing some of her iconic music at the democratic convention tomorrow night. her career spans five decades and four grammys and other honors including a spot in the rock and roll hall of fame. she joins us at the table right now. we would like to start with an
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apology to you, singing your music but that was fun, serenading charlie. let's go back to yesterday. a lot of people said they had goose bumps in the hall. did you feel one big goose bump too? it was definitely goose bumps. not the historical nature of this nomination. obviously, so many people are talking about that and that is in my heart, but for the way that the democratic party, my party conducted itself yesterday, it was so beautiful. it was such an amazing coming together. the convention gave bernie sanders and his supporters respect and courtesy of a vote and having those votes reported actually which did not happen at the republican convention, notably, votes were cast for ted cruz and they were immediately put into the truck column. >> how long have you known hillary? >> i've known her since 1991.
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>> when she was first lady? >> i think actually before he was elected but we have friend in ghon and i mcommon and i met home of one of the friends. i am so impressed with her. she is warm and funny and smart and all of the things people say she is that, you know, she maybe doesn't show all of that publicly all the time, but she has shown it enough and i think this nomination will give her the confidence to show more of it, because that is who she is. >> there were so many attacks at certain points that she became more protective? >> absolutely. absolutely. she is a remarkable woman. i was a supporter of hers in 2008 before barack obama was the nominee. then i supported him whole heartedly. and i never didn't support him. i just knew her and didn't know him. >> when he was re-elected and did you think maybe this is not
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to be? or did you always believe that there would be a time and she could come back? >> i didn't even think about the future. i just thought, okay, barack obama is the nominee and the more i learned about him, the more i liked him and, to this day, i just love and respect him so much and i've had the pleasure of meeting him a number of times. >> i'm sorry? >> including the kennedy center honor. >> yes, including the kennedy center honor and the gershwin prize. >> carole, people know your work. you've written how many songs? >> oh, i don't know. a thousand. i don't know. >> i ask that because you know how to tell a story in many ways through song, through music. >> yeah. >> and what people said about bill clinton was telling a story. he told a story of hillary clinton. what do you think the effect of that was? why do you think he chose that route? >> you know what? because it's a story that people tend to forget with all of the attacks and the scandals and all of this.
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they love each other. it is so evident. they have left side each other since they first met. i saw that when i met them. i see that every time i see them together. and families fight and families have imperfections but they are a family. they are a wonderful family and they love each other and i saw it again the night she clenched the nomination, i guess with the number in brooklyn. i was there. and as they came up together, i watched them and the way they looked at each other and i was so emotional about it. here they still are and they still love each other. >> she made history last night. i think it's fascinating, carole, you went door-to-door for her. i wonder what it's like. tell me something you go and you knock on the door and they see it's you and you say what? >> okay, let's enact it. knock knock. >> hello. i open the door. oh, my god, it's carole king! >> yes, but i'm here -- >> why are you here? >> i'm here today because i want
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to advocate for hillary clinton, then, you know, the person gets down to that is what i'm there for, but there is always that reaction. it was so interesting because i ran into some people who were staunch bernie supporters and i was very respectful because i think he's a great person. i just, again, know hillary. i think it's her time. but bernie sander has a lot of great idea and i'm for a lot of those ideas and so is hillary. >> you're singing tonight. i know you're not singing my favorite song, "it's too late." so what are you satisfy seeing? >> people will to tune in to find out. >> thank you for joining us. >> thank you for having me. >> great to have you here. we brought a lot of cameras to philadelphia but a columnist has a view of this busy week. a look at her images on paper coming up on "cbs this morning." ♪ you make me feel like a natural woman ♪
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♪ we have a special guest with us this week here in philadelphia for more than 30 years, cartoonist liza donnelly's publications have been seen in the new yorker and politico times and she is using her style behind the scenes here on our set at the national constitution center. look she is drawing us. to follow her work follow "cbs this morning" on instagram, twitter, and facebook. >> she is quick too. >> i know. very quick. >> we will all be taking part in tonight's prime time special at 10:00/9:00 central time and there is wall-to-wall coverage on our streaming network cbsn. we will see you tomorrow from philadelphia. >> take it easy. ♪
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good morning, i'm jim donovan. it was a rude, wakening for people in the bustleton section of philadelphia this morning, several residents had their car windows smashed, paint dumped on them and their tires slashed. about eight vehicles were damage overnight at the apartment complex at bustle continue on and haldeman. so far police have no suspects now here's kate which a look at your forecast that forecast once again jim, is another very nice one overall just another hot one as well as the dnc continues so does that 90 plus degree heat. lets look at is what happening on storm scan, one other point to mention we will likely see a shower, then are storm firing up in the southern area , we had very isolated pocket of showers earlier this morning and things have brightened up in full sunshine right now. as we look ahead here how will it feel in the days ahead?
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higher humidity returning eventually here, especially tomorrow and friday, featuring more otto press i have side of things as it pertains to due points. that is our next system approaches. good trade off is that we will finally brake the worst of the heat by friday we are looking seasonal for a change, haven't been able to say that but at that point more showers and then are storms will be firing up, and relatively widespread in fashion but we still classify them as scattered and that chance of the storm is continuing this weekend, that is if you can get outdoor plans if you want to. there will be sun a long the way as well. meisha, over to you. >> katie, thank you so much. looking outside new jersey right now 42 freeway northbound at creek road looking awfully slow here, also, checkpoint here this is what we are looking at all morning long, left lane, you have lost that leading up to all of the checkpoint 95 north near platt bridge, that is looking busy, as well. now, i want to call your attention to this area one of the slow these morning. ninety-five south past this area girard, 95 south at at the vine is where the
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checkpoint is leading up to it again, still looking very slow eleven on the schuylkill. eleven i-95 south. twenty on the vine. fifty-five on the blue route in the northbound direction, jim. >> that is "eyewitness news" for now join us, for day three of the democratic national convention on eyewitness noon at noon. i'm jim donovan. make it
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