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good morning. captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is monday, august 29th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." terrified passengers run on the tarmac at los angeles international airport after false reports of an active shooter. >> donald trump says he will deliver a major speech on immigration this week, amid new confusion about his policy while his showdown with hillary clinton over race relations heats up. 49ers quarterback colin kaepernick says he will continue to sit down through the national anthem. his stand has a fierce debate online and in the nfl. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. emergency at the ticket
counter. >> chaos at l.a.x. after false reports of an active shooter. >> we just heard there is a shooter, a shooter. we couldn't believe what is going on. >> we immediate started running. >> what happened to the other 11 million? will there be a deportation force removing these virgin islands? >> do they or don't they? >> the softening is more approach than politics. >> two brothers charged with murder of a shooting death of nykea aldridge, the cousin of nba star dwyane wade. >> forecasters are watching two weather systems expected to impact the southeast united states. >> if you live on the gulf coast you need to make your preparations now. >> colin kaepernick elaborating on his decision to remain seated during the national as dunthem.
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welcome to "cbs this morning." charlie rose and gayle king are off so josh elliott and demarco morgan are here. panic in one of the largest airports overnight. reports that a gunman at los angeles international airport and turned out to be a false alarm but it caused chaos among passengers and a ground stop. >> no shots were fired and no one reported hurt. mireya villarreal at l.a.x. with the impact of this false alarm. good morning to you. >> reporter: well, good morning. police have determined that it was loud noises that prompted calls of an active shooter and while they are still trying to determine what those loud noises were, it was enough to put a lot of these customers and passengers into a frenzy. >> stand up and walk this way.
>> reporter: panicked passengers captured the chaos at los angeles international airport last night. >> come on, run! >> reporter: after reports of an active shooter inside terminal 8 sent people running for safety. >> operation. we have an emergency at the ticket counter. a shooting. need needed immediately. >> reporter: it took police an hour to determine it was a false alarm. >> people started running and i thought they were missing their flight or running late and we heard there is a shooter, there is a shooter. we just started storming and couldn't believe what was going on. >> reporter: the reports sent hundreds of passengers pouring out of the airport and onto the street, some even seeking shelter on the tarmac. >> get on the ground! >> reporter: police also detained a man wearing a mask and carrying what appeared to be a weapon last night. it turned out to be an actor in a zorro costume carrying a fake
sword. he was immediately released. >> reporter: the faa issued a partial ground stop and passengers who evacuated during the panic needed to pass through security again before boarding their flights on. just two weeks ago, reports of gunfire created a similar panic at new york's kennedy airport. those reports also turned out to be false. there were 68 delays, but no cancellations report. while this chaos was occurring overnight, l.a.x. security was able to send anyone within a five mile radius a safety notification telling them not to come to this area and a first here at l.a.x. >> what a mess. thank you. donald trump is preparing for this fall's presidential debate with a familiar name. former fox news chairman and ceo roger ailes met with trump yesterday. ailes had advised former president richard nixon and
george h.w. bush. he resigned from fox last month facing sexual harassment allegations. trump will deliver a major speech on illegal immigration in arizona on wednesday. major trump is here with more. >> reporter: donald trump's attempt to soften his language on immigration, i emphasize, appears to be short-lived. long time supporters issued stark public warnings for trump to stand his ground and he appears to have listened. now while teleprompters have helped trump on the stump, on twitter, the gop nominee is still trump. >> all of the media wants to talk about is the 11 million people or more or less, they have no idea what the number is because we have no control over our country. >> reporter: donald trump blamed the media saturday for missing the point of his immigration plan. but offered little clarity on how he will handle otherwise law abiding undocumented immigrants already living in the u.s. >> we are going to get rid of the criminals and it's going to happen within one hour after i
take office, we start. okay? >> reporter: backing away from a suggestion trump, himself, made last week, vice presidential nominee mike pence of indiana said undocumented residents will have to leave. >> people that want to gain legal status, you heard donald trump say again and again will have to leave the country. >> reporter: pence refused to explain why tough language like this that helped trump win the republican nomination has disappeared. >> you're going to have a deportation force and you're going to do it humanely. we are rounding them up in a very humane and nice way. i yo it doesn't sound nice but not everything is nice. >> reporter: trump's campaign manager admitted he has change. >> he is not talking about a deportation force but talking about being fair and humane. >> reporter: on sunday, trump talked about hillary clinton's health and challenging her to release detailed medical records and writing i have no problem in doing so. on the campaign trail, trump has
only eluded to the issue. >> she doesn't have the strength, the stamina, or the ability to straighten out our country. >> reporter: despite being among the oldest general election candidates in u.s. history, neither trump 70, nor clinton, 68, have released in-depth health records. on another topic, trump released an entitle two americas which is john edwards the catch phrase the 10 million bye in battleground states is two more. >> i remember that. donald trump's campaign revealed last my that trump will address the impact network in detroit on saturday. it is the only african-american owned and operated christian tv network. it comes as the trump and clinton campaigns continue to argue over race relations. nancy cordes looks at the latest statements from the candidates.
>> reporter: good morning. we are still seeing the repercussions what was truly a first. two presidential candidates accusing each other of bigotry. the clinton campaign has followed up with a new ad flushing out their accusations, while trump court controversy on the subject this weekend but, what else? a tweet. >> you're living in poverty. your schools are no good. you have no jobs! look at my african-american over here. >> reporter: the latest clinton ad accuses trump of racial insensitivity and more fodder this weekend after the relatively of an nba star was killed in chicago. trump tweeted the following. just what i've been saying, african-americans will vote trump. clinton's running mate chastised trump. >> we ought to be extending our sympathy to the family. that is only reaction that is appropriate. >> reporter: the day before, he had sought to tie trump to the kkk. >> ku klux klan values, david
duke values, donald trump values are not american values. >> reporter: trump did eventually tweet his condolences to the chicago family and his supporter chris christie accused clinton and kaine of overheated rhetoric. >> this type of discourse in the campaign is just unwarranted, but it was started by mrs. clinton. >> hillary clinton is a bigot! >> reporter: actually, trump beat clinton to the punch by about 12 hours. >> there has been a steady stream of bigotry coming from him. >> reporter: the two sides are also tangling over the clinton foundation and the access its donors had to clinton as secretary of state. >> we get these new revelations almost weekly that there are thousands of new things that we haven't yet seen. >> the republicans call it pay to play. why are they wrong about that? >> when wps meet with their donors and supporters, they call it a meeting and when democrats do that, they call it a conflict >> reporter: the foundation said repeated donations did not get
special favors when clinton was secretary but the republicans want more documentation, including clinton's calendars and schedules and 15,000 additional e-mails that were unearthed by the fbi. >> nancy, thank you. dan seno on r was a senior adviser to the romney/ryan campaign in 2012. the trump campaign announcing it's going to spend 10 million in nine states for this new ad by called two americas. >> right. >> is it too little, too late? >> the message is right, which this is a change election and running against the third term of obama and three decades public life is hillary clinton. it's late in the message. in terms of the actual ad about 10 million is a fraction of what the clinton campaign has been spending the last several months. this stage of a presidential campaign is like a world war ii battlefield. it's about mass deployment, mass tv ad buying and mass field
operation and trump is doing nog of about it. >> it's a mass deportation. and donald trump saying he is going to finally give this major speech on wednesday. >> right. >> supposedly, clarifying this but isn't this muddling of the issue and bringing more attention what is a divisive issue for someone who is trying to gain hispanic voters? >> absolutely. i don't think they believe they are actually going to reach significant numbers of latino voters. i think they are trying to reach white educated suburban middle class and upper middle class and where they are suffering and republicans can't win without those voters. they are trying to calm those voters down saying we are not as crazy as the media say we are. also just this uncertainty about his position. you showed clips of his surrogates on tv all over the weekend earlier. no two of them said the same thing about his immigration plan and it speaks to the strains of not having a presidential campaign. when you have a presidential campaign, you have surrogates
and roll out policies and none of that is going on. it's chaos. >> the surrogates come the first debate and we have learned that not only is roger ailes advising donald trump with regard to the upcoming first debate but the trump campaign, in a stark and marked contrast to the clinton campaign is not actually having any mock debates. >> right. >> fair to say that is unusual? >> unusual, yes. i've been involved with primary presidential campaigns. the mock debate is so important. not only to re-create the point and counterpoint but a stamina issue. it's exhausting. hillary clinton, she is actually pretty effective debater. you look at her debate experience normally the end of 2008 when she was one-on-one with obama and then the last debate one on one with sanders. not what trump is used to. he is used to being on stage with 13, 14 candidates for an hour. we were struck, i was involved
with some of the rubio debate prep. we were struck by how exhausted he would get. it's a stamina issue. you have to prep for this. this is a different debate than in the primary. >> how exhausted trump got? >> how exhausted trump got. you could see it on the show and on television by the end he was sort of worn down, even though on steak a stamina issue there and he is sharing the stage with 13 or 14 people. this is him one-on-one with a hundred million watching. >> this is a different campaign. thank you, dan. two brothers accused of killing dwyane wade's cousin is in custody. derren and darwin sorrells face attempted murder charges. the man in charge say the suspects are, i quote, the prime example of the challenge we face, end quote. dean, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning. well, the two shooting suspects
the police say have long criminal records and were known gang members. apparently, they were shooting on friday at the driver of a car. they missed him. but they struck nykea aldridge, who was returning home after having registered one of her children at a local school. >> this act of violence is the why we need to change the way of shooters in city of chicago. when will enough be enough. >> reporter: derren and darwin sorrells were each charged for first-degree murder in the shooting gej of nykea. derren admitted to police he shot his gun multiple times. >> we were supposed to grow old together. >> reporter: family members remembered the 32-year-old mother of four at a vigil on sunday. >> her life is gone.
she can't come back. >> reporter: chicago bulls star dwyane wade mourned his cousin's death on twitter, writing, the city of chicago is hurting. we need more help and more hands on deck. wade had spoken at a chicago town hall on gun violence the day before aldridge was killed. >> someday we can start a conversation and start to work today and hopeful eventually stop it. >> reporter: chicago, alone, has faced a startling number of shootings in 2016. more than 460 homicide and over 2,800 shootings have plagued the city this year and statistics to surpass last week's total. the police department has confiscated enough handguns in the city, enough for one murder every hour. >> the shooters who do this time and time again we need to put them in jail and keep them
there. >> reporter: now, police say they have video of the incident, but it hasn't been released yet. meanwhile, the two suspects are being held without bail. demarco? >> dean, thank you for that report. stormy weather threatens to impact the southern united states this week. three tropical systems are gaining strength in the atlantic and hurricane gaston is not expected to impact land. tropical depression could strengthen and become a tropical storm. showers and thunderstorms are expected tomorrow. a tv legend is steppingway from the anchor chair. charles osgood, a beloved figure here at cbs news announced he is retiring after 22 years as host of "cbs sunday morning." over a half a century, he has been an anchor an reporter for every cbs news broadcast. >> some of you may have heard rumors lately that i won't be hosting the sunday morning broadcast very much longer.
well, i'm here to tell you that the rumors are true. >> reporter: few people would have begrudged charles osgood had he decided to anchor just a little bit longer. after all, his program is the most watched news show on sunday morning. with its best ratings in decade, but osgood says it's time. >> for years now, people, even friends and family, have been asking me why i keep doing this, considering my age? i am pushing 84. it's just that it's been such a joy doing it! >> reporter: osgood is only the second person to anchor "cbs sunday morning" taking over for another cbs news legend, charles carrult. >> we will be in the hands of charles osgood next sunday morning. >> reporter: he won his audience over with his trademark bow ties and folksy style and poetic way
with words. >> toe tapping is much more satisfyinging with shoes on. >> reporter: as sunday morning viewers know, osgood can tickle the ivories too. ♪ ♪ i know that face i've seen that face before ♪ >> wishing you had those days back again? >> reporter: osgood joined cbs news in 1971. his last tv broadcast will be september 25th. >> after which, it's still seeming unreal, the osgood file continues. >> by far, many people's favorite program here at cbs for a long period of time. >> what a loss. >> yes. we will miss you, charles, but i know we still have you through september and on the radio as well. two united airlines pilot face a judge today after accused arriving at the airport d
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>> this is cbs-3 "eyewitness news". good morning, i'm brooke thomas. >> three teenage remembers in stable condition right now after they were hit by gunfire in grays ferry. it happened near 27th and tasker, around midnight, one victim is 17, two others, just 16 years old. police say right now it is not clear if the victims were the intended targets or were hit by stray bullets. right now let's get a check on the eyewitness for cast with meteorologist, justin dray brick. >> good morning, waking up to sunshine, we will have some clouds around, humidity levels starting to increase, but another hot day, temperatures surging to the lower 90s, check it out, boards walk plaza hotel rehoboth beach. people out on the board walk, enjoying the sunshine, temperatures, generally in the 70s right now, but rapid warm up on our way up to 91, for
the for the high, in philadelphia, mid 80s at the shore, still strong rip current around today and really for the next several days near 90 degrees, through wednesday, then we cool it down for the upcoming holiday weekend. meisha? >> looking good. justin, things looking pretty good in new jersey, 42 freeway at creek road, looking busy no longer traveling at 65 miles per hour but still overall looking pretty good there. schuylkill westbound at the boulevard, that's where you really are starting to slow down, eastbound side actually is looking pretty good. being that it is around almost 7:30 in the morning, westbound side though you'll have to give yourself extra time. we go to the wide, see, ten on the schuylkill, 20 after the conshohocken curve, 28 on 95, brooke, over to you. >> thanks, meisha, a next update is at 7:55, good morning.
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♪ that is beyonce performing part of her 16-minute set at the mtv video music award. she won eight award. she took home the michael pbritney spears made a return t the stage and delivered her first performance at the awards show in nearly ten years. but beyonce shows she is again the queen. did you see the outfit she wore on the red carpet with her daughter? >> the little wings and all of that? >>impressive. impressive. welcome back to "cbs this morning." this half hour, san francisco 49ers quarterback colin kaepernick responds to critics of his controversial protest,
why he vows to continue sitting during the national anthem to make a statement about race relations in america. >> fascinating stuff on that stage. two united airlines pilots accused of being drunk are appearing this morning in a scottish court. ahead how they were taken into custody as passengers were board ago flight to the u.s. westbound time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "the washington post" reports on clashes between u.s.-backed groups and intensifying in northern syria. there was new fighting between syrian rebels and kurdish fighters yesterday. turkish war planes targeted kurdish positions. the pentagon says the clashes are unacceptable and calls on all parties to stand down and focus on the fight against isis. hundreds attending a church service for two nuns killed in their mississippi home. 300 people yesterday remembered sisters margaret held and paula merrill. they were found stabbed to death last week and rodney sander was
arrested and charged with the killings. "the new york times" reports on a charter bus crash in louisiana. police say the bus driver is an undocumented immigrant with no driver's license. the bus hit a toyota camry after slamming into firefighters respond to go an earlier accident yesterday. a local fire chief was one of two people killed. more than 40 were hurt. the bus driver faces criminal charges. "wall street journal" reports on new rules for drones that take effect today. the regulations don't affect hobbyists. aircraft weighing less than 55 pounds and fly no higher than 400th feet and operators must have a remote pilot certificate or under the supervision of someone who has one. >> amazon plans to test a 30-hour workweek. i like this story. it will include a small group of tech workers paid 75% of full-time rates about with their benefits the same as full-time employees p.m. they think it
could attract diversity and women with children. san francisco 49ers quarterback colin kaepernick says he will continue to sit through the national anthem at nfl games until he sees significant change in american race relations. kaepernick spoke out yesterday after refusing to stand for the star-spangled banner before friday's preseason game. jeff glor is here with that message and the reaction inside the league. good morning, jeff. >> reporter: good morning. this isn't the first time that colin kaepernick has spoken out. his social media pages are filled in the past. this wasn't online. it was on the field. >> i'm continue to sit. i'm going to continue to stand with the people that are being oppressed. >> reporter: colin kaepernick spoke with reporters sunday, two days after he sat on the bench during the national anthem. >> cops are getting paid leave for killing people. that's not right. that's not right by anyone's standards. >> reporter: the decision provokes a furious response online. and drew criticism from some nfl
players, including new york giants wide receiver victor cruz. >> you got to respect the flag and you got to stand up with your teammates. it's bigger just you, in my opinion. >> reporter: tiki barber. >> i agree with his to continue the narrative. i don't commend him for sitting and not honoring this country and our flag. >> reporter: in the mid '90s, nba player mahmoud abdul roof called the national anthem a symbol of oppression. >> we all field frustrated by the violence. >> reporter: last month carmelo anthony and chris paul and lebron james delivered a speech at the espys. >> it's time to look in the mirror and say what are we doing to create change? >> when you are faced with a
crisis, a crisis of police activity in communities in which you came and you feel defenseless, you got to let people know that you object. there is never a good time to protest. there is never a right way to protest. and that is just the reality. >> reporter: kaepernick lost his starting job last year. but he says no one has tried to silence him for his views. the nfl released a statement on kaepernick saying players are encouraged, but not required, to stand during the national anthem. this thursday, the 49ers play the chargers in san diego, home to a large military base. >> i just wonder how long will it last? and the issues that he is protesting are not -- >> he says he is going to continue to sit this thursday. >> bill rhodesen said at the time best no easy way to do this. >> jeff, thank you.
two pilots appear in scottish court this morning charged with being drunk before a pilot. the united airlines has removed the pilots from service and conducting its own investigation. they never made it into the air which is a good thing but the flight was scheduled to take off saturday from glass airport to newark. >> reporter: if found guilty, the two pilots could be fined and potentially lose their license and even face jail time. 35-year-old paul brady burbank and carlos were arrested shortly before their transatlantic flight was to take off from gla glasgow. police believe they were ready to take into the skies under the influence. the former chair of the ntsb. >> we have heard on occasion, again, very rare, which maybe
one of the pilots might have been potentially over the limit, but to have both of the cockpit crew, this is extraordinary. >> reporter: it's still unclear who or what tipped authorities off to their concerns over the united airlines crew, but the flight was scheduled to take off at 9:00 in the morning with 141 passengers on board. the flight was delayed for ten hours while united looked for replacement pilots. police won't comment on what the two pilots were doing before their morning flight but as ross rossenge r explains it protects everybody from alcohol and altitude. >> not only are you carrying people in the back, but the effects of the alcohol are exaggerated when you are at altitude, so you're judgment is taken serious consequences from that, and even a hangover can affect the way you would fly.
>> reporter: saturday's arrest come a month after two canadian pilots were also arrested at glasgow airport and charged with trying to fly under the influence. >> jonathan, thank you. the drug company facing strong criticism over the rising price of epipens just announced it will also make a cheaper generic version. we have been telling you how many patients and parents are complaining about this. mylan will sell generic epipens in the coming weeks. a crew has emerged from a dome after a year-long experiment to study the effects of a potential mars mission. ahead, what the simulation revealed about the possibility of a real trip to the red planet. if you're heading out the door, i think we can all agree, watch us live through the cbs
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mission in the 2030's, their goal was to study the effects of a potential mission on the human mind. errol barnett shows us how life on earth is helping nasa learn more about space. >> reporter: good morning. it's pretty incredible. nasa wants to know what it would feel like to live for a year to mars and while travel to the red planet might be light years away, a group of researchers is looking for the answer to that question much closer to home. an excited crowd gathered sunday in hawaii to welcome this six-person crew back to earth after they spent a year on mars. or more accurately, after they simulated living a year on mars. they have actually been spending all their time in a solar-powered dome on the side of a volcano in hawaii, part of a nasa-funded program high seas.
>> it's really exciting to be able to welcome the crew back to earth. >> reporter: last august, the group, including an architect, astro bioologist and aerospace engineer came from across the globe to live in a dome. over the next 12 months, they had limited food and water, used a computer with at least a 20-minute delay to communicate to the outside world. >> i'm just very excited. it is the first time we get to be outside and outside of a space suit. everything is different. >> reporter: it's the fourth and longest time high seas has performed this type of mission. >> a mission to mars is going to be a complex system of systems. >> reporter: jen is the principal investigator of the project. >> some of those systems are going to be technological and human and just as bad if the human part of the system fails as if a rocket blows up. >> reporter: based on this experiment the crew is optimistic about travel to mars. they said they would make the
trip themselves if they could. >> i could give you my personal impression, which is that a mission to mars in the close future is realistic. >> reporter: if you don't want to wait for that day the university of hawaii program is currently accepting applications for next year's eight-month mission. the crew's advice for the next group? bring a lot of books. josh, are you interested? >> i am. so this wasn't six people drawing very short straws? >> they go through a physical examination, a mental examination. the question is how do they deal with each other being together locked away in isolation for a year. they say astronauts are kind of mentally fit and difficult to shake so we all wonder how would we behave if you are locked away with your colleagues for a year without communication or delayed communication? >> errol, thank you for that story. >> a long time. especially hawaii. you keep thinking you're right there by the ocean.
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>> live from the cbs broadcast center in philadelphia. this is cbs-3 "eyewitness news". >> good morning, everyone, i'm jim donovan. public meeting tonight in horsham, montgomery countly focus on the community ongoing water con tal nation issue, public and private women in montgomery and bucks count advice been shutdown because of possible contamination linked to military bases. doors open 5:30 tonight at hatboro horsham high school. we send it right over to justin for a look at today's weather forecast. >> good morning, another hot day. it will stay like this as we finish offer the month of august. and we are waking to up sunshine right now, mix of few clouds, weak cold front to the north and west, not going to do much. limited moisture with it. just bring few clouds to the morning, into the afternoon, and humidity little higher than yesterday, now, humidity levels will fluctuate over the next few days, starting thursday, nice pleasant air mass returns, to our forecast,
that will trends into the labor day weekend, highs today it is hot, 91 degrees, mid 80s at the shore, meisha. >> looking nice, thank you. outside right now looking pretty good. blue route taillights moving in the northbound direction at baltimore pike, it is a little bit slow there, but overall nothing, nothing too concerning, just our normal rush hour right now, delaware county 95 north at 452, looking very, very slow, as you head toward the airport. make note of that, give yourselves extra time there. also accident involving school bus, no children were on the bus, when this crash occurred, it is a vehicle versus the school bus and spring house, pen lynn pike, gypsy hill road, lanes are blocked. >> coming up on cbs this morning, washington bureau chief of
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♪ good morning. it is monday, august 29th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." there is more real news ahead, including the presidential campaign with just ten weeks to go. we are going to look at the big issues for both candidates with susan paige of "usa today." first, here's a look at today's "eye opener" at 8:00. >> there was loud noises that prompted calls of an active shooter and put a lot of passengers into a frenzy. donald trump's attempts to soften his language on immigration appears, i emphasize appears, to be short-lived. >> remember still seeing the repercussions which is truly a first. two presidential candidates accusing each other of bigotry. >> this presidential campaign is
about mass deployment. trump is doing none of it. >> the two suspects have a long known criminal record and known gang members. >> by far, many people's favorite program here at cbs for a long period. >> this is not the first time that colin kaepernick has spoken out to social media pages. >> the two pilots, if found guilty could be fined and face jail time. >> watch this. jason day's shot. putting here into the hole. >> someone who has done this before. >> how about this? how about draining it? yes! >> i'm norah o'donnell with josh elliott and demarco morgan.
a scary night over at one of the nation's largest airports. massive responses to a report of a gunman at los angeles international airport. it took hours for gunmen to determine if it was a false alarm. no one was reported hurt. people needed to pass through security again before then boarding their flights. police say that loud noises led to those reports of an active shooter. they are still working to determine just what the noises were. the faa had issued a partial ground stop during the chaos. two weeks ago, you'll remember reports of gunfire created a similar scare at new york's jfk airport and those reports also turned out to be false. federal investigators are trying to determine how the engine of a southwest plane blew apart in the air. the flight was flying from new orleans to orlando on saturday. its left engine suffered a dangerous mechanical problem mid flight and pictures show how parts of the damaged engine
gouged in the fuselage and it forced an emergency landing in pensacola, florida. sully sullenburger lost both engines in 2009 taking off from laguardia airport. he landed the plane on the hudson river. he said they had an advantage the plane was flying at around 30,000 feet. >> being at cruise altitude gives some altitude and it gives some time and some options. so they would have had the time to work through this problem until it was successfully completed and they would have had a lot of altitude they could use to reach an airport even if the engine failure had required them to land. >> what a scare there. 104 passengers and crew were on the southwest flight. no one was hurt. newly revealed e-mails tell us more about the relationship between the clinton foundation and hillary clinton's state department. some of the exchanges involve doug band, a long time personal
aide to bill clinton and huma abedin, an aide to hillary clinton. >> he asked the following. abedin replied, i'll ask. roddin has donated between $10 million to the clinton faungs. it's unclear who started that conversation or if the request was granted. the e-mails were released through a public records lawsuit by a conservative group. donald trump tweeted last night that he'll give a long expected immigration speech on wednesday. his earlier tweet on the death of the cousin of nba star dwyane wade, aldridge, got a lot of attention. trump wrote, quote. dwyane wade's cousin was just shot and killed walking her baby in chicago. just like what i have been saying, african-americans will vote trump. some called it disrespectful.
on "face the nation" sunday, trump's campaign manager focused on his second tweet. >> i think you have to look at both tweets where he expresses his condolences and he says, and he reminds everybody he has been trying to make the case that the increase in random crime and senseless murders, the poverty, the joblessness, the -- the homelessness in some of our major cities is unacceptable to all of us. >> in a number of incidents, whether the orlando shooting, the paris attacks and now this one, his first instinct is to talk about himself, his policies, to see tragedy as a validation of what he has been saying. is that healthy for a presidential candidate to do that? >> well, look. i know the media live on twitter but most americans see what he does on a weekly basis which is he gives policy position speeches. >> on saturday, trump will answer questions at an african-american church in detroit. >> "usa today" with washington bureau chief susan page is with us and covering her tenth
presidential campaign. >> good morning. >> lots to talk about and that issue is on the front page of "usa today." does that hurt his outreach to african-americans? >> i think it hurts not his outreach to african-americans as much as his outreach to white suburban voters which i think is the real target of some of these recent speeches he has given. i said saturday in chester county, pennsylvania, just outside of philadelphia, talking to just those voters in the sense that donald trump is racially insensitive or intolerant is a big issue driving these voters away from the republican party and toward hillary clinton. >> he is not going to get a significant share of the african-american vote but the polling does show that college educated suburban whites have fallen from his campaign. that should be the base of the republican party. >> this is the biggest swing group in this election. mitt romney won these voters by 14 percentage points just four years ago. now hillary clinton leads among them. that is the biggest we have seen of any major demographic group and may be the group that determines who wins in the fall. >> to immigration.
trump's speech on wednesday how is the recent confusion over his policy on illegal immigration affected his campaign? >> i think it's a diversion. you know, this is not the issue that he wants to be talking about if he is reaching out to voters who are in the middle and might be undecided. i think it's created some problems with his core supporters, the sense that he is moving away from the idea of deporting the 11 or 12 million people who are here illegally. i think the campaign hopes to put this controversy, this confusion to rest in the speech wednesday. >> is it too little too late? >> well, i don't know. it is just 71 days until the election. so it is pretty late in the day to be explaining yourself on the issue that launched your candidacy 14 months ago. >> even as he was looking to stay on message with regard to the issues facing hillary clinton and the clinton foundation, if we looked into the clinton campaign's approach and really response, the candidate herself said there is a lot of smoke here but there is no fire. what to make of the optics right
now? >> so far, we don't know of anything that is illegal. we don't even know of anything that is unusual. these kind of outreaches are pretty customary for candidates running for office but i think it looks unsavory for a lot of american voters and i think one of the things that makes americans suspicious of politics and politicians. it's one reason that bernie sanders did so well against hillary clinton, hence the coziness of the powerful. >> they said they will shut the foundation down if she wins. people are suggesting that that -- >> they won't shut it down. >> they will step away but in stepping away, people suggest you're acknowledging to a degree there is an issue here? >> and if it's unacceptable as president to have bill clinton out there fund-raising for the foundation, why not unacceptable when she was secretary of state? i think that is a fair question to raise. >> the trump campaign announcing this morning $10 million bye in nine states and eight of those nine states, mitt romney lost in the last election. i know you've looked at the ad
too. a strong economic message. >> this is the message that republicans had been hoping to hear from donald trump, from the beginning. it's a message of change versus more of the same. the ad, it says things are going with a president clinton. that is a powerful message. we know 2 out of 3 americans say the country is going in the wrong direction and gotten off track. but donald trump has been unable to capitalize on those feelings because he has been -- made one provocative statement after another and raised questions about his own qualifications and suitability for the office. >> this is your tenth presidential campaign. an ad like this is released. wouldn't the speech that is coming up have -- be on the same message as the ad that was just released? sort of hammering home a single message to get full conch on that yet he is speaking about immigration, the ad is about the economy. is there dissidence here? >> that is not what a traditional campaign would have been planning. in fact, this is an ad that could have been put out months ago. it could have been running all
summer to have maximum effect on an electorate. early voting starts in a couple of weeks. >> thank you. >> thank you. the world's top maker of fitness trackers wants an even bigger piece of the market. the cofounder and ceo of fitbit will be here in studio 57 with a big announcement straight ahead and only on "cbs this morning." first, it's time to check your local weather
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♪ welcome back. time now is 8:16. a lesbian couple in new jersey say they were unfairly prevent from getting coverage for infertility treatment and the two women are suing over the way specific way new jersey law defines infertility. elaine quijano talked to them about their painful experiences to try to have a child. >> reporter: the two got married in 2013 with the intention they say of starting a family and they say they have spend 50,000 on multiple infertility treatments including ivf with donor sperm but a law that might otherwise didn't apply to them and a violation they say of their constitutional rights. how did you all decide who would actually carry the baby? that is pretty serious
discussion. >> actually, that was one of the easier discussions. we said you're older, you go first. we didn't think it would be this huge battle. >> reporter: but it has been a battle in the effort to expand this family. doctors three years ago told erin she was infertile. six miscarriages between the two of them. heartbreak followed. >> every time we heard we were pregnant, every single time and your brain just goes down this path. you think about that kid and what it's going to mean to you and then it just gets taken away in an instant. >> reporter: new jersey is one of 15 states with laws requiring insurers to cover fertility treatments. but the two say their insurance company initially denied their coverage because under new jersey law, women their age are considered infertile if they are not able to conceive after two years of unprotected intercourse. >> as you're looking at this law and realizing this doesn't apply to us, what went through your
mind? >> i talked to a financial coordinator and told her that was discrimination, that wasn't fair. and she said that was the law. >> reporter: and what did you think at that time? >> i was furious but it seemed like there was nothing we could do about it. >> reporter: a new jersey state lawmaker is trying to do something about it. an asemably woman is trying to allow the mandate ply to same-sex couples. >> i think there is a momentum in front of us with all that is going on in the country and i think that momentum is here and now, to be able to move this forward. >> we have this goal and we are not quitters and we are going to fight until it happens. >> reporter: the two women are changing a different way with a lawyer along with another lesbian couple, they filed a federal lawsuit against the head of the new jersey state agency that regulates insurance companies. the suit claims current new jersey law discriminates based on sex and sexual orientation. a spokesman for the agency told
us the department does not comment on pending or ongoing litigation. the couple tell us they have accepted they might not never have a biological child but they say they hope to make things easier for families down the road. >> we want to help other people who are experiencing this. >> it shouldn't be this painful. >> reporter: their lawsuit asks the court for an injunction to force a change to the state insurance mandate and seeks unspecified damages for mental anguish and pain and suffering. we should note the insurance covered some of their infertility treatments even though the law doesn't require it. the company issued a statement to cbs news saying it supports a legislative review of the infederal tillity mandate to clarify and simplify benefits for same-sex couples. >> interesting legal question here. >> california and maryland have updated the language in their mandates to require fertility
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the trash can was no match for this bear. it was determined to get whatever was inside. he used his front feet to hold the bin and then he screwed off the lid. the bear began poking through the garbage bag to find the food. the people reorganized this video tried to scare the animal away but the creature had no interest in giving up. >> what do you think of the technique? strong to very strong? >> impressive. very impressive. robert dena de niro stunned with his performance in "raging
bull." he is >> this is cbs-3 "eyewitness news". good morning, i'm brooke thomas. the reward being offered for information in the killing of a eight year old girl in camden is now at $50,000. right now air brush artists are creating memorial shirts free of charge in honor of gabby carter. struck by stray bullet last weekends and died. owner of the shop in camden will give memorial shirts to anyone in the community who wants one. >> right now let's check eyewitness weather, here's meteorologist, justin drabick in the weather center morning, a lot of sunshine outside, so another rapid warm up, humidity levels little hire than yesterday. we take you up to berks county mixture of sunshine, clouds, kutztown live look from the kutztown area middle school, 72 degrees, light breeze out of the west, less than 5 miles per hour, mid 70s around
philadelphia, even up toward the lehigh valley kind of the same deal, low 70s at this hour, on our way up to 91 degrees this afternoon, slightly cooler tomorrow, but still well above average at 89. humid again wednesday, better chance for scattered shower or storm late in the day high near 90. that's strong cold front that drops the temperatures, starting on thursday, and that continues through the upcoming holiday weekends, it will feel pretty pleasant starting thursday with lower humidity, high temperatures below average friday, high of only near 80 degrees, let's get the latest traffic conditions, meisha. >> good morning, just waking up with us, things looking okay. accident 95 south near ridley park, see the left lane block, maybe give you just little bit of gaper delay heads up about it. also an accident involving an empty school bus, and a vehicle, pen lynn pike, know since cleared. good news for those every in you that area. disable truck, northeast ex it end sean southbound near route 202, right lane block there, brooke, over to you. >> thanks, meisha a next
♪ jimmy fallon used last night's mtv video music award to spoof ryan lochte. even michael phelps got a kick out of it. >> you have the best video of the year. i can tell you that. they are all so great and so talented. i couldn't tell you even if there was a gun to my head. >> he joked about lochte's run-in with police in brazil before handing out the award for video of the year, which who won it? beyon beyonce. welcome back. this half hour, only on "cbs this morning," fitbit is about to reveal two new fitness trackers.
fitbit's ceo james park is in our green room with the announcement. studio 57 actor robert de niro, 36 years after his oscar winning performance in "raging bull," he stops back into the ring as a legendary trainer in "hands of stone." how a hollywood studio has a fascinating studio how they secured that financing. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. the hollywood reporter remembers mexican superstar juan gabriel. he died from natural causes yesterday in his home in santa monica. he was famous for a ballad you are hearing now. he was in the middle of a u.s. concert tour. juan gabriel was 66. "the new york times" says many start-ups in silicon valley are warning of a dot com crash. some have adapted by cutting
staff and they say a crash didn't happen last year partly because of the abundance of venture capital. "time" reports on selfies putting tourists at risk at yellow stone national park. some visitors getting too close to the animals and they are recording more violations as people enter sensitive areas that are off limits. officials says it puts visitors in damage and can damage resources and displace wildlife. the "new york post" among the many papers reporting an american team of young ladder, the little league world champion the first time since 1964. the champions are from endwell, new york. the winning pitcher said he was nervous. understandably so. but he still went the distance and scored the winning run. >> it's so important to finish my last game of little league play. to finish a complete game. it's a perfect season. we haven't lost a game and to win it all is the best. >> certainly ended well.
a new york state team hasn't won at all since 1964. it was the best. >> congratulations to them. university of tennessee football team will honor on the school's legendary women's basketball coach. players will wear a helmet sticker this season to remember pat summitt who died in june. she is the winningest coach in division i college basketball history. britain's "guardian" reports a study that found the mediterranean is better for people than heart disease. researchers tracked 1,200 people with history of heart disease and stroke and diet rich in nuts and fish said they were 37% less to die during the study. statins reduce heart problems by 24%. "usa today" describes a system being installed in chicago as a fitness tracker for the city's well-being. to be completed and it will include 500 sensor box and they will collect real-time
statistics about air quality and nose traffic on sidewalks and streets and similar systems are planned for a dozen other cities, including atlanta and seattle. fitbit has grown into the largest maker of fitness trackers since 2007. they are popular for measuring health data such as the number of steps walked and heart rate and sleep quality. the company has sold more than 48 million fitbits in 6 countries. now only on "cbs this morning" they are introducing two new wrist bands. the charge 2 and flex 2 are the latest edition to fitbit. james park is ceo and co-founder of fitbit. welcome and great to have you here. we are big fans of fitby. what is new. >> we reimagined the two best selling categories, charge 2 and flex 2. these are the products. this is charge 2 right here. pretty slim wrist band. what we have done is we are giving people even deeper
insights about their health and physiology. so we have introduced a feature such as cardio fitness level. this is a test previously you could only do if you went to a performance lab and wore an oxygen mask and had experts test you. now it's available on your wrist. >> oh, my. >> and we are also giving awe feature called relax, which is a feature where we actually detect your breathing rate and guide you through personalized breathing exercises. this helps lower stress, anxiety. >> reporter: it is important for runners looking at that because it's a level of activity you reach or a fat burning level, right? >> exactly. it measures how well your body uses oxygen when you work out. >> fascinating. >> yes. >> this is charge 2 here. >> you can't keep it, though, josh. >> you guys have about a quarter of the wearable tech market, is that right? >> we have about a quarter of the wearable tech market, over 80% of the fitness track market so we have succeeded pretty well over the years. >> you're facing competition over apple.
how do you differentiate? >> we have been around this for nine years and tens of millions of users. that huge user community actually creates a giant network effect. people compete with friends and family. you know, who has walked the most steps and et cetera. that has allowed us to grow our user base pretty rapidly. these products out here, we have a wide range of products. >> philosophically, when you look at, frankly, the technology as an accessory, i know a lot of people thought the apple watch was taking away one of our choices every day. how do you conceive of the design? and how it might play into somebody's choice? >> look. i think one of the reasons for success is we realize there is no one size fits all in these devices. people have a lot of different preferences on size, style, fashion, et cetera. so we have, you know, made our devices a lot more fashionable. look at our flex 2. >> i think that is popular! >> which is a bracelet.
>> that necklace is going to be very popular. >> look at this. >> how can you tell it's a necklace? it's confusing just a bit. >> it goes on your neck! >> no! >> there is a chain, et cetera. >> what kind of improvements have you made in this technology? you talked about the vo 2 but battery life and other improvements in this? >> yes, extensions in battery life and flex 2 can be worn during swim and it counts your lap. >> this one or the other one? >> this one here. take it out of the pendant of the bracelet and put it into a band and then go swimming. >> questions remain. earlier this year, class action lawsuit filed alleging your heart rate technology. what do you have to say in response? >> this is america and there is always a lot of lawsuits. we stand by our products all the way. we treest them over medical gra
ekg and partners with us and ucf is included. trust the parties to consumer reports have tested our devices and rated them very accurate. you can go out and grab an issue off "consumer reports" and check it out for yourself. >> what do you think of the apple watch? >> i think apple is a great company and has a great product. again, no one size fits all. everyone has a different, you know, style preference, choice, price point, et cetera. and so this opportunity is so large, there is going to be room for more than one company to succeed. >> what about the price range? is that one of the challenges you face that something might still be too expensive to fitbit? >> definitely price point is important to people, but we have a range of products from $59 to $250 and gives people a lot of choices. >> more than a hundred studies on the ferguson -- do you see fitbit playing a larger role in the medical community and why? >> absolutely. the affordable care act a lot more emphasis being placed on
preventing disease as opposed to treating it after it happens. it's a lot more cost effective to do that and a lot of chronic conditions can be changed through lifestyle factors and where we come in. >> continued success and thank you for being here. >> thank you. >> thank you. james park, thank you very much. he won an oscar for "raging bull." actor robert de niro is in our toyota green room and he will tell us about his return to the ring in his new role as
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robert de niro won best actor for his portrayal of boxing champion in "raging bull" he has appeared in more than a hundred movies and seven academy award noms ainations and won tw. he is back in the movie theaters this weekend with "hand of stone." he plays ray arcel who was the trainer for a legendary boxer robert duran. >> you want me to leave here? i can leave you in the corner by yourself. now act like a grown-up and stop being a baby. i know you're nervous but look. >> you're making work.
>> you're making yourself work. no, you relax. you get out there and you show me what you can do. you pace yourself. you be the boss! >> robert de niro is here. welcome back. >> thank you. >> not throwing punching there but sparring with your fighter, nevertheless. i know the trainer in question here is a legend in the sport. what drew you then to the story? >> well, i just had seen a movie that jonathan had done, the director, he had the script and sent it to me. i was interested, myself, because i had met him either once or twice when i was doing "raging bull," and i was impressed with who he -- just the way he carried himself. he wasn't like a typical trainer i ever saw. he had elegance about him and always dressed up and like a banker or something. so that interested me. so i looked into as much about him as i could and met his wife
and saw as much on him and blah, blah, blah, research and so on. and, in the meantime, we would try to get closer to making the movie. but then the -- i was committed to doing it. then the financing just dropped because supposed to come from middle east and just disappeared. we were going to do it in puerto rico. i said, really? you should write a letter to the panamanians and ask to get rich panamanians to do it for a tax break and fund the movie. panama got behind it and how it happened. >> i know the director went down there and moved there for a year. really raised money almost door-to-door and, again, in panama where duran remains a legend. >> he was behind it always, duran was. that was the logical place also to shoot it there. much more interesting place to shoot, the real place and the actual gym he trained in.
it was meant to be. >> what did the family think of the story, the movie? >> i think they are happy it was done. they seemed pleased. maybe they didn't wish there was better or that but that is typically. >> i love going back through history too. despite that everybody remembers the robert duran and sugar ray leonard and fought three times. you go into the second fight where robert duran says -- >> that was the one. >> there was controversy when he said no moss because there was question whether he had a stomach ache? >> he said he had eaten too much and he had a stomach ache. and then his -- he even says that he never said no moss. somebody picked it up. >> it has become -- >> exactly, exactly. that's what it was. >> what did you like with ray
arcel? the relationship he has with robert duran. he talks a lot about his mental fitness, not only his physical fitness. >> he was a cerebral guy, ray arcel, from what i found out. but very, you know, emotional about duran and about his fighters. he had over 20 champions and so, you know, he was a disciplined and as far as not eating certain things and taking care of himself and so on. this was his last great fighter. >> back to you. your daughter actually played your daughter in the movie? >> yes. >> what was it like working with her? >> it was good. >> a lot of pressure for her? were you easy on her? >> no i think that -- jonathan, the director, he likes to use people that he needs or, you know, some directors people they feel comfortable with and there is a built-in relationship of
sorts. not really our relationship but there is something there. there is a comfort level and all that. i understand in some ways, i, as a director only two movies i did, but that somehow had the inclusion of done it here and there were people that contributed. a nice thing. >> as somebody who knows perhaps as well as anyone, what boxing is and cinematically what it can can be. what was it like returning to the sport? why does the fight resonate so much? >> it's an ultimate match between two people. nothing going to go past that. but, you know, i was interested -- it wasn't so much the fighter thing. of course, duran, his story is a great fighter. i just happened to have known him during that period also, spent a little time together
during the no most is period before that. i like the story the father/son type thing with ramirez and that relationship, i think, is very important. >> well done. best of luck to you. >> robert de niro, always a pleasure to have you here. >> thank you. >> "hand of stone" is now in theaters. coming up, riders try to "swamp" the competition. that is next on "cbs this morning."
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>> good morning, everyone, i'm gem donovan. three teens are in the hospital after what police call a shoot-out on the streets of grays ferry. one victim is 17, two others, 16 years old. it happened near 27th and tasker around midnight. it is too early in the police investigation to know if the teenagers were hit by stray bullets or were, in fact, the intended targetsment all three in stable condition. now, let's head over to justin for a look at the weather forecast. >> good monday morning, not much change in the forecast compared to the weekends, hot, little more humid today, but lots of sunshine around for the next few days, another good beach day, live look right now at margate, few people out walking on the beach. waves, not real big, but there is some strong rip current out there, because the waves are coming from hurricane gaston, way off shore. so again, wave heights not
that big, but they do have power. so just maple sure the lifeguards on duty if you plan ongoing swimming. few clouds are roll on through, weak colds front will try to pass through, not doing much for the temperatures, on the way to 91 today for philadelphia, near 80 in the poconos, tomorrow still warm at 89. humidity increases for wednesday, maybe shower or storm, then stronger colds front passing by on thursday, you'll start to feel the difference, humidity drops thursday, mid 80s, comfortable friday, headed into the upcoming holiday weekend with plenty of sunshine, meisha, a what's the latest on the roads? >> looking pretty good, justin, good morning to you home as well. still looking pretty heavy 95 south at girard, expect it, it will probably linger on until a little into the 9:00 hour at least, ben franklin bridge, look how nice this looks, for those of you coming jersey westbound into center city you're in great hands there. also, schuylkill westbound, at montgomery drive, giving you a kind of little snapshot what you are working with there,
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