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captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is monday, september 26th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." we are just hours away from what could be the biggest debate in the history of presidential politics. 100 million americans are expected to watch. donald trump and hillary clinton face-off and we are covering all angles. >> clinton's campaign manager and trump's senior communications adviser will join us. plus former debate moderators john dickerson and bob schieffer and bill o'reilly is in the studio. >> and we remember arnold palmer. he has died at age 78.
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we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. >> not 20 second sound bites was a real opportunity to hear somebody say something and get into is that actually true or not? >> the candidates prep for the first debate. >> most candidates would be hitting the books. donald trump has been out campaigning almost just like regular. how has he been preparing for the debates? >> donald trump has been preparing for this debate for his entire lifetime. >> the sporting world lost a legend with the passing of famed golfer arnold palmer. >> if you were playing today, would you be number one? >> i can't answer that. >> would you like to give it a shot? >> you're damn right! >> intense football sunday in charlotte, north carolina, after police released video of a fatal shooting that has the entire city on edge. >> if we don't get it! >> shut it down. >> a suspected gunman accused of killing five people at a mall in washington state. >> star pitcher jose fernandez was killed in a boating accident. >> he was the pride of cuba with
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a dazzling right arm. >> that's what i think about. >> prince george was offered a high five. >> over the middle. bryant. touchdown, cowboys! >> jerry with a big smile on his face. 31-17 dallas. >> all that. >> it's going to deep left field. >> a hollywood ending for vin scully's final home game. >> vin, we love you! and this is for you, my friend! >> and all that matters. >> a sunday morning hangover won't be the same without you. >> charles osgood put a bow tie on his run on cbs sunday morning. >> we thank you for everything. >> we will see you on the radio. >> see you on the radio. >> i will see you on the radio. i want to thank you all, a wonderful audience. i also want to thank all of these people. announcer: this portion of "cbs
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this morning" sponsored by toyota. let's go places! ♪ welcome to "cbs this morning." the first presidential debate tonight is likely to be the most watched in history. hillary clinton and donald trump will face each other in prime time for 90 minutes. the television audience could be 100 million people or more. the latest national poll out this morning shows the race is tied at 46%. clinton led by six points in the same bloomberg politics poll after the convention. >> key advisers for both candidates will be here. we will talk to jason miller and robbie mook and preview tonight's showdown with john dickerson and bob schieffer who have moderated past debates. major garrett is covering how trump is getting ready. >> reporter: good morning.
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this whole scene here today, tonight, will remind the coun y powerfully how this once was. donald trump in the ring with hillary clinton. statistically tied for the presidency of the united states. a daring calculation, one that if successful, could catapult his candidacy and, if not, might well crater it. >> trump is doing great. he is being himself. >> mr. trump is ready for the debate. he is very expedited. >> reporter: donald trump surrogates went over the prep and suggested a life of real estate and reality tv may be enough. >> i think donald trump has been preparing for this debate for his entire lifetime. >> reporter: trump has held no mock debates and devoted little time to briefing books. his recent policy speeches have all been on teleprompter, a crutch he will not have against hillary clinton. house speaker paul ryan sounded
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a cautionary note. >> hillary clinton has been doing this much of her life and a consummate pro and new for donald so i think he should overprepare for it. >> reporter: leading up to the debate trump spend 140 million on tv and digits ads. ten times his budget so far. the 100 million dollar tv investment first reported on by cbs news will finance ads in 13 states. including three states trump added because of tightening poll numbers. wisconsin, new mexico, and maine. another predebate development? >> donald, you're a coward. >> reporter: arch rival ted cruz buried the hatchet and formally endorsed trump. there is also predebate high jinx. clinton's campaign invited brash billionaire and trump crick mark cuban to the debate as her guest. trump returned the favor and
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said he would put gennifer flowers alongside of him. she said she had a decades long affair with clinton. trump said she has not been formally invited and, gayle, they don't expect her to attend. >> nancy cordes is inside the debate arena tracking hillary clinton's preparation. nancy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the clinton camp believes tonight's debate will be so pivotal she did just two public events all of last week, compared to the nine events that her opponent did and they say she has been prepping for a debate that will show she knows the issues and trump doesn't. clinton spent most of the weekend at home and at a nearby hotel, practicing with a small group of confidants, including campaign chairman john poe ddes and ron klain and
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pmpltse. clinton has studied debates. her campaign is trying to get under his skin by releasing a list what they call the seven deadly lies he might tell tonight, like his claim that he opposed the iraq war from the beginning. or that he'll get mexico to pay for a border wall. on "face the nation," clinton's running mate argued trump needs to be held to the same standard as clinton when it comes to specifics. >> i think the great virtue of these debates you get 90 minutes to look at people and really see what whether there is depth, whether there is substance and whether there is a candor and truthfulness in what they say. >> reporter: clinton knows the format. she has participated in 26 presidential primary debates and needs a performance tonight that will stop her slide in the polls. the latest cbs news battleground tracker shows her lead has shrunk from 12 points to 8 in virginia and down to 1 point in
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colorado, two states where her campaign was so confident a month and a half ago, they stopped airing tv ads. and that is why clinton's aides say cher job tonight is to convince a wide swath of voters that trump lacks detailed policy proposals and is easily provoked. to that end, you might hear her talk about his admiration of putin or even question whether trump is worth as much as he says he is. >> clinton campaign manager robbie mook is here. good morning. >> good morning. >> is a goal tonight to tear trump down or build her up and get at the question of trust, and command of issues? >> i'm really glad that you asked that because hillary clinton knows she needs to earn the voters' trust. we have found the unfiltered moments as tim kaine said 90 minutes up there she can speak directly to the voters and had the opportunity to talk about not just what her plans are to make a difference in people's lives but how this campaign is
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really a part of a lifelong mission to fight for kids and families. she has done really well. i think it is -- will trump demonstrate a command of the issues? we think that is a bar every candidate needs to pass. we also are concerned that trump is going to continue to lie. >> why do you think she can change the trust dynamic in one debate when, in fact, she hasn't been able to do it over a lifetime or in terms of this campaign? >> the central question of this entire campaign is which one of these candidates is going to fight on the side of everyday people and it actually has plans will make a difference in their lives. can voters trust a candidate to get that done? and they can absolutely trust hillary at the she has a lifetime record of working with bojed of the aisle, bringing people together and getting real things done. >> we keep hearing she is preparing for two trump's. what exactly does that mean? tell us a little bit about the preparation work you all have been doing. >> well, one of the concerns that voters have about donald trump is he doesn't have the
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right trempmeemperament to be commander in chief. we have seen him bullying hillary with mean tweets the last feud. few days. we don't know who will be there. but hillary will be prepared. >> in the front row who has been very vocal against donald trump is that a little while of a dig to call him out putting mark cuban on the front row? >> that was not the intent. >> both sides invite their supporters to come and we are proud to have mark cuban who came off the sidelines and he is political and has a lot of experience creating jobs. we are excited to have him there and have his support. he represents the kind of people coming to this campaign, republicans, republican leaning independents who are concerned about donald trump's temperament. >> was that an early indication inviting mark cuban that part of the strategy is to provoke donald trump tonight, to get
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under his skin? >> again, we are really focused on this opportunity that hillary has to speak directly to the voters on the issues. but -- but we are concerned that donald trump may lie, he may throw misinformation out there and that hillary will have to spend all of her time trying to correct the record rather talking about the things she wants to. >> what do you expect the moderator to do? >> all we are asking is the record be checked. if donald trump lies, which he has repeatedly done in the past that that be simply checked. >> one of the surge that donald trump is experiencing this is a dead even heat. i know you have said the race would tighten but nobody thought it would be dead even at this point in time or a surge? >> i take that's public polls with a grain of salt. operationally, it doesn't matter. we should be running like we are 20 points behind and this is the most important election in our history and certainly our lifetimes and we should be all in and win by the biggest margin
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we can. >> thank you, robbie mook. >> next hour, we go inside the donald trump preparation with jason miller. a lot of talk about whether the debate moderator should also be a fact checker. the executive director of the commission on presidential debates doesn't want that. >> commission asks independent smart journalists to be the moderators and we let them decide how they are going to do this. i don't think it's a good idea to get the moderator in as serving as the encyclopedaedia britannica and i think it's important to facilitate and ask the candidates to correct each other as they see fit. >> cbs news political director john dickerson and bob schieffer on here on some of this morning's face-offs. bob, you were involved in the last campaign's presidential race, what about janet brown just said? is it the responsibility? i know you've written about this. the candidates to fact-check each other? >> yes. i think you're being unfair to
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both candidates if one of them makes a glaring error to not let the other person have an opportunity to call them out. i think people want to know if that person knows the answer to the question. >> that is a good thing. it's called a rebuttal. >> if they don't, then i think the moderator has to step in and say, you know, for the record, folks, take it from there. maybe ask another question. >> there has been talk that a lot of voters have still not made up their minds, john, tonight. what are they looking for and what should each candidate to do to try to get those voters on their side? >> it depends. basically, donald trump has to show that he can be president. a debate is the formal thing in a campaign where a candidate looks a little bit like a president and there is a style and so, you know, for donald trump, it's basically to present something different than the candidate who shows up at his rallies. for hillary clinton, she has a bunch of things. she to remind people of the other donald trump and she has to show something from her
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heart, which is both for those undecided voters but it's also for her voters. what we know from political science about debates is that people become stronger partisans when they watch debates. in hillary clinton hasn't enthusiasm problem and that is different than vote intent. in other words, people may be ready to vote but may not be excited about it. if she has an enthusiasm problem, then a debate can make people think, oh, that is why i like her. >> you think this is more about shoring up your base than it is about reaching undecided? >> it can be both. undecided may slosh around over the course of three debates but voting going on now. if both of your campaigns can grab voters that are newly energized by something happens in a debate and bank votes and get them in line so there is an organizational benefit. >> in fact, the campaigns believe that 40% of the final tally may be by early vote this year. to your point. that is why these debates are so critical. it's not that you'll remember going into the booth but people are voting now. >> well, norah, that is why when we talk about facts and all of that, these debates are about so
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much more. than somebody's position on the issues. voters want to take a measure of the person. does a person have the right stuff? does he have the dignity, the courage, how you react under pressure. i think the reason most people vote for a president is do they think this is someone that they would feel comfortable with in time of crisis. >> therefore, what does donald trump have to do and how does he do it? >> it will be interesting to see. i mean, i have no idea what donald trump is going to do. and anybody that wants to predict what donald trump is going to do -- >> it's not a question of what might do but what does he have to do? in other words, how do you appear presidential? does he become somber and less attractive? >> i think he has to just leave the impression that he could handle the job. now, how he goes about that, i have no idea. >> isn't that pretty low bar?
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>> well, but that's what i think is -- what people decide during these debates. >> do you think they are being judged differently, hillary clinton and donald trump? the clinton campaign says that she is being held to a much higher standard than he. >> no, i don't think so. i think they are both judged by exactly the same standards and we will see what happens. how they decide what the standards are that they are trying to meet. >> impressions will be made in the first 10 or 15 minutes? >> that's right. because of twitter. what is happening -- a lot of reporters will be wasting their time looking at twitter instead of the whole 90 minutes and they will develop a narrative and that narrative will start bouncing around and we saw that in the last campaign and that is not good. >> yeah. 90 minutes and no breaks. all right. thank you both. bob schieffer and john dickerson. watch tonight's debate on cbs. our live coverage begins at 9:00 eastern/8:00 central. the world is remember the extraordinary career and life of arnold palmer, the golfing great died yesterday from heart
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complications at the age of 87. palmer's style and dominance on the golf course elevated the game to new heights. dana jacobson has more. >> reporter: beloved and transcendent is how arnold palmer is remembered today. his father a golfer and grounds keeper in latrobe, pennsylvania, introduced him to the game that he introduced to millions. voted the athlete of the decades in the 60s, palmer was always true to his father's words. don't think people how good you are -- show them! >> the line is perfect. he's got it! >> reporter: norah o'donnell known simply as "the king," arnold palmer captivated the sports world with his ferocious style of play and magnetism of a movie star. golf would never be the same when palmer burst on the scene in the late 1950s and became the face of the sport as tv turned into more homes. in all he won seven major titles including four masters and ta y
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tallying 62 pga tours wins and court by presidents and had a rabid fans dubbed palmer's army. his approach ratcheted up the drama of the game. >> and this fellow is still hunting birdies. >> in 2011 he spoke to to charlie rose. >> there is no game like it. you go out there and you tee it up on the first tee, charlie. >> yes. >> it's you. a golf ball and the golf course. and there you go. >> reporter: palmer was a pioneer in marketing for athletes and paved the way for future stars and even a drink named after him. he also received the presidential medal of freedom and congressional gold medal. the battles between palmer and jack nicklaus defined rivalry and though nicklaus came out most times, palmer said even the losses helped shaped him. >> they really hurt, but when i
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reflect on it now and i look back and i say, it taught me something. it taught me how to live and how to be a better guy and not let it defeat, be the end of my life. and i'm thankful for that. >> in a statement last night, his long time friend and rival jack nicklaus said we were great competitors who loved competing against each other but we were always great friends along the way. arnold had my back and i always had his. he was the king of our sport. and uls will be and bob hope may have put it best. he said in bringing golf to the masses, two things matter -- arnold palmer and the mulligan. >> there is a saying in golf that every governor played since him should give him 15% of their earnings because he made the game. >> everything thought michael jordan made marketing in sports. arnold palmer started it. >> the friendship was genuine
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between he and jack. donald trump is heading from russia to love on. that is coming up.
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good new york, i'm brooke thomas. abington montgomery county police officer is recovering from injuries, from a scuffle with a man late last night. but officials say it could have been much worse. investigators say, the family of the man suggested he may have been contemplating suicide by police. officers found a gun on him, and say, is how it started and police were able to subdue the man. let's get a check on the forecast with meteorologist, katie fehlinger. >> good morning, starting things off on pleasant cool side. pleasant note, 54 the current temperature at the airport, many of you are starting off in the 40's. even despite what's very modest breeze, if any that's even noticeable to you, it is still cool. so i do suggest dressing in layers today. but this is a beautiful start, at least, to the week. now the clouds start to build
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with time. that's because we've got new front crossing through, so later tonight, after the evening rush, showers move in, there is still here tomorrow morning. meisha? >> katie, still looking very busy on the roadways, take a look at this, where we have an accident, 59 north, bridge street, pulled all the way off to the shoulder. still very slow moving around there. also, accident here, overturned truck in jersey 295 for the bound route 42, right lane block, and route 42 northbound off ramp to 42 northbound is closed because of that. take a look at these delays. route 30 white horse pike probably your best alternate around. over to you. >> thanks, next update 7:55, up next on cbs this morning, the suspect if friday's mall shooting heads to court today. an update on the investigation is next.
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♪ the duke and duchess of cambridge are in canada for their first overseas trip as a family of four. could they look any cuter? young prince george wasn't feeling it, apparently. he shut down justice trudeau. but the rest loved them as they traveled from victoria to vancouver. they spoke with refuge families and visited with paralympics just become from reop. >> at that age, it's tough to teach. >> it really it but they look great on the road. welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, there is a search for a motive in the deadly mall shooting in
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washington state. the suspect accused of killing five people is expected to make his first court appearance today. a disturbing profile pieced together by investigators is ahead. the sudden death of marlins ace jose fernandez in a boat crash. how around the league they are paying a tribute to one of the baseball's best pitchers. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "the new york times" reports on war crimes in syria and follows heavy air strikes on the eastern aleppo after a failed cease-fire. some of the deadliest attacks happened over the weekend. fighting is expected to worsen. the syrian government and russian allies are preparing an all-out assault to take over the city. the latest strikes claim the family of a 5-year-old girl pulled from the rubble and she was rescued on friday after an air strike destroyed her home. her parents and four siblings were killed. new york's daily news records on worm foermer wells fargo workers following a class
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action lawsuit. they demoted or fired workers who failed to make unrealistic quotas. wells fargo was fined $185,000,0$185 million this month in the fraud scandal. thousands of iowans are urged to leave their homes because of a flood threat in cedar rapids. the cedar river is expected to crest there this morning. the water could reach the level that caused devastating floods eight years ago. and "time" reports that a fire in a fuel tanker off mexico's gulf coast is out. the fire began saturday and crew was rescued. the tanker owner says only a minimal of fuel spilled in the water and it was contained by flooting booms. investigation into the cause of the fire is under way. the suspect in a deadly shooting rampage in a mall north of seattle is expected to appear in court this morning.
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20-year-old arcan cetin is accused of filling five. one is a cancer survivor to a 90-year-old woman. mireya villarreal is there with more on the investigation. >> reporter: good morning. the mall is set to open later today for the first time since arcan cetin's alleged attack. authorities tracked him down after numerous tips came in and after she analyzed mall surveillance video and now they are interviewing everyone from eyewitnesses to cetin's own parents. investigators searched the home of 20-year-old arcan cetin's home on monday. >> we feel confident we have the shooter. whether or not anyone else was involved, that is what will be determined. >> reporter: authorities say it was just after 7:00 p.m. when the 20-year-old opened fire in
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the makeup department of a macy's store, killing five people. >> all units. male ran into the macy's with a rifle. >> reporter: following 24-hour manhunt, a sheriff's lieutenant spotted the 20-year-old on a sidewalk nearly 30 miles away. police say he was in a zombie-like state. >> i do not you turn and hit my lights and took the gun and put the man into custody. >> reporter: he is a legal u.s. resident and borne in turkey. the court ordered him to undergo a mental health evaluation and abstain from drugs or alcohol to defer prosecutors. media accounts show he had a fascination with guns. >> he was hurtful toward girls and harass them. >> reporter: chuck egan reportedly pushed his wife out of the line of fire was a victim
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and sarah e. lotta. her mother told reporters she wants justice. >> she was always happy. she would be around the halls and she wouldn't not have a smile on her face. >> reporter: cairo says 95-year-old beatrice dotson was killed along with a parole officer months away from retiring. >> she gave me hope to my future. she wanted to help everybody. >> the fbi says they have no indication that this shooting was linked to terrorism. cetin's motive is still unclear at this time. they say his girlfriend worked at a macy's store but it was not the macy's's store where he opened fire. major league baseball's marlins pitcher jose fernandez and two others were killed after a boating accident in miami
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beach. investigators say alcohol and drugs do not appear to be a factor in this crash. david begnaud it at the park where fernandez was scheduled to start tonight's game against the new york mets. >> reporter: good morning. the marlins were supposed to play yesterday but they cancelled. nobody want to play. they put 16, his number, on the jumbotron. this morning people are placing flowers. what a back story this young man had when he tried to escape cuba on a boat and dodge bullets and even save his mom from drowning. >> the passion he felt about playing, that's what i think about. >> reporter: marlins coaches, players, and officials struggle to hold back tears. on sunday, the marlins put fernandez's number on the pitching mound. the tampa bay rays and boston red sox held a moment of silence and the mets put up an honorary jersey in their dugout. the boat jose fernandez was riding in was traveling at a
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high speed in darkness when it apparently slammed into a rock jetty and flipped over. the impact likely killed him along with two others. none of the men were wearing life jackets. >> two of them were under the vessel. one was in the water. >> reporter: investigators say fernandez was not driving nor did he own the boat. >> we know that this boat knows the area. we just can't answer why this happened. >> three hitters, three strikeouts. >> reporter: fernandez journey to baseball was not a typically one. he defected from cuba at 15 and broke into the manels when he was just 20, winning the 2013 rookie of the year. a day before the announcement, major league baseball cameras recorded a surprise meeting between fernandez and his grandmother whom he had not seen since he was 15. two years later. >> help me god. >> reporter: in jail and shot at but
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after staring death in the face, he played it like a big kid. >> reporter: major league baseball's commissioner rob manfred released a statement saying he was one of our game's great young stars who made a dramatic impact on and off the field. last week he post on instagram that he and his girlfriend were expecting their first child. >> david, thank you. >> what a sad story. >> i know. >> terrible. >> just the last little thing at the end adds a whole another dimension how sad and tragic it is. senseless. some of donald trump's biggest fans are thousands of miles away. meet the russian singing star who says a president trump would help russia be great. that is next. if you're heading out the door, watch us live through the cbs
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one of hillary clinton's newest campaign ads krits is donald trump's business ties to russia. the republican candidates has many fans in that country starting with the president. charlie d'agata went to russia to meet another trump following of his own and someone who paid a price to standing up to russia's president. charlie is with us now from london. >> reporter: good morning. not since the cold war has russia played a central role in american lexelections and everyy over there is buzzing it bit too and few come quite like this as far as endorsements. >> reporter: one of trump's biggest fans is also one of russia's biggest stars. ♪ >> i think a number one with on this in this country!
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ha ha! >> reporter: hid enthusiasm for the republican candidate goes back 22 years when with he performed at trump's taj mahal casino in atlantic city. donald trump dubbed him the michael jackson of russia and the stronghold has been going ever since. >> i hope when he is president, our relationship will be much, much closer and all american people finally understand -- understood? understood? >> reporter: understood. >> understood russia ais a grea country. great people. >> reporter: that mutual admiration goes both ways. donald trump said he would cut back u.s. involvement in nato and heaped praise on russian president vladimir putin calling him a strong leader. putin has made clear his preference for a president trump white house, but there are far more sinister accusations of
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collusion. russia stands accused of hacking the democratic party's e-mail server. >> i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. >> reporter: the clinton campaign started running new ads that call into question trump's financial ties in russia and how they could impact decisions on national security. while former russian opposition member says trump's admission of putin is, at the very least, misguided. >> putin is not strong because he is afraid of mrs. clinton in debates. he's afraid of election. he is afraid of being removed and losing control. i think it's not the position of strong leader. >> reporter: and he says putin has an easy way of silencing any serious opposition. >> participate in the tv discussion. >> reporter: you're banned from going on television? >> yes, i'm banned from going on television. >> reporter: now just think about that during tonight's tv debate. the american election is getting
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lots of coverage from kremlin back channels and newspapers. no prizes for guessing who they say as the favorite. norah? >> charlie, thank you so much. a story book ending to a legendary broadcasting career at dodgers stadium. ahead, long time announcer vin scully's dramatic good-bye to his fans after 67 years! first, it' announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by walgreens.
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good morning, i'm jim donovan, the bodies of two wilmington firefighters will be taken to their respective funeral homes by procession later this morning. processions will begin around 9:00. forty-one year old christopher leach, and 51 year old jerry fickes were killed battling a fire on saturday. four other firefighters were injured in that blaze. now, let's head over to katie for a look at today's weather. >> weather off to pretty quiet start for the week ahead, jim. things do starting to downhill with time. and that's happening as early as tonight. storm scan three very quiet. we start off with lenny of sunshine, but clouds eventually start to build in for us as the day progresses then later tonight generally after the p.m. rush we will see some showers pick up across the board, could be some pockets of steady rain as well, that lingers into tomorrow morning rush, before skies begin to clear out
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again, another rounds of showers, and just generally unsettled weather, firing up later this week. meisha, over to you. >> katie, we're still looking busy outside, very busy. so this accident here, in jersey, the overturned truck, 295 northbound, route 42, causing some major slow downs, still causing major slow downs. whoever, the accident has cleared, but take a look at the censor map showing you how slow it is, route 30, turnpike, best bet. thirty minute delays, all, for the inbound platform, check your schedules on line, jim? >> thanks so much, meisha. next update at 8: 25, coming up on cbs this morning, historic opening of the national museum of african-american history and culture. i'm jim donovan. make it a great day.
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♪ it is monday, september 26th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." more real news ahead including one of the most intensify debates ever. we talk with donald trump's senior communications adviser coming up. first, here's a look at today's "eye opener" at 8:00. >> donald trump pure novice in the ring with hillary clinton and statistically tied for the presidency. >> they say she is prepping for a debate that shows she knows the issues and trump doesn't. >> can she be dynamic in one debate when he hasn't been able to do it over the lifetime or in terms of this campaign s?
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>> the question of this campaign is who is going to fight on the side of the american people. >> is this something they feel comfortable with in terms of crisis? >> what does donald trump have to do -- >> it will be interesting to see. i have no idea what donald trump is going to do. >> beloved and transcendent is how arnold palmer is being remembered. voted the athlete in the 1960s. his father said, don't tell people how good you are. show them. >> on this kickoff, she actually calls, i got it and tries to catch it. a mistake. hit in the face! >> i was trying to catch the ball and i made a mistake and caught the ball with my face instead of my hands. >> are you okay, though? >> i'm okay on. >> i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell. a record 100 million people
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or more are expected to watch tonight's debate. donald trump and hillary clinton will stand on the debate stage for the first time. the first of three scheduled 90-minute matchups will focus on securing america and achieving prosperity. >> cbs news elections director anthony sellvanto is here to show us where the campaign stand right now. you look so close at the electorate map. what do you see this morning? >> when i was here last, not that long ago, we talked about a big, big lead for clinton and gone away and a narrow lead, at best. state after state has moved back to being a tossup. talk about states like ohio, like, florida, the battle grounds we talk about colorado too. >> you initially had it at 264 electoral votes and now 191? >> actually, she had, not too long ago she was well up over 300 electoral votes in her way and now 200 in states leaning
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her way. the key states have moved back to tossup. >> the question is why? >> the answer is enthusiasm on the part of her voters has gone down and so what happens in polling is it's not that people are switching over to donald trump or going back and forth. her voters are saying they are less likely to vote and less excited about her. >> she is losing rather than gaining? >> yeah, for the most part and one of the things i think she has to do tonight is rev up that base. you look at younger voters and parts of her constituency she has got to get all of and they tell you yeah, we are a little less excited. yeah, we are a little less likely to come out and that makes the poll numbers go down. >> she is at 264 and he is at 191 and the same he was several weeks ago. >> right. but for him, that is actually -- that is actually good. because she has come down and that, obviously, puts a lot of states now where he is in striking distance. and that wasn't the case -- >> she is only one state away from winning. >> you can look at that way as
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well, yeah. >> how do you look at it then? >> i look at it it's still a race. this is a race that can now go either way. because it wasn't the case before, right? she is one state away. here is the thing, norah. here is the thing. she doesn't necessarily win them all in a row. the states moop move in tandem but yes it's one state but states swing as a group if a big change happens. >> if the polls are right, 100 million of us will be watching. can't wait. thank you very much. >> yep. >> trust is a serious trouble spot for both of the candidates. a recently poll shows that 45% of voters think that donald trump is honest and trustworthy. only 36% see hillary clinton that way. on sunday, the candidate surrogates addressed the trust issue. >> i think donald trump always speaks straight from his mind and straight from his heart. i think he's the most bold, truth teller to run for president of the united states. >> but she has a challenge because donald trump is saying
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things that aren't true. >> hillary clinton's casual relationship with the truth is well known to americans. i'm sure twwe will see it on fu display tomorrow night. i don't appreciate campaigns thinking it's the job of the media to be these virtual fact check irs. >> jason miller is senior communications adviser for the trump campaign. glad to have you at the table. >> good morning. >> what would be your definition of success tonight for mr. trump and what makes you look at him and say he is ready for this battle evening? >> i think mr. trump will show he is the one to get our economy back on track and keep us safe and make sure we renegotiate the bad trade deals and he'll stop illegal immigration. he is able to convey that message the same things carrying him so well in the polls' seeing it with the crowds and the energy this week that will be success. >> those are talking points. i want to get to the nitty-gritty what you see in him tonight that make you you know he is on fire and ready to take on hillary clinton, one to one, 90 minutes, no break.
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>> i think we will see tonight mr. trump is ready to be commander in chief. this is a chance where voters have seen the commercials. a lot more from hillary's side as 250 million dollars dumped on mr. trump's ad. but they will see the candidates up there at the same time. on the stage together. i think they will see one candidate is ready to be commander in chief and a change agent and he is going to change our country and take us the right direction. that will be staped stackcked u secretary clinton. >> what is on his list of things not to do? >> i would say -- you know, i think tonight, as long as he talks about his message and he is focused and talking about the contrast between the two, the vision he wants to go versus where hillary wants to go i think that is win. here is the thing for mr. trump coming into tonight. he is a candidates that he is not a police statitician. he hasn't been doing this 30 years and doesn't blow dry every single answer coming forward. >> to charlie's question, one of the things mr. trump has said and he is a counterpuncher.
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he punches back when challenged. has the campaign talked about how they may do that tonight? he is going to counterpunch? >> he'll be ready for tonight. never underestimate donald trump. >> he is preparing not by the way she might be preparing with briefing books, but looking for some psychological insight? >> well, the one thing that we have seen, this is more on the staff end. this is more as we discuss as a team in getting things together is that secretary clinton, she will do great in her first answer. we will see her first answer in each sick sections and she will hit a home run and programmed and poll and tested out. where secretary clinton runs into trouble is the second and third answers where it become more variables come and more interaction between the candidates and where she runs into trouble. >> people question whether he has a second and third answer, that he is not deep on terms of policy. he is primarily deep in terms of a broad statement, like, "i'll
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build a wall." >> mr. trump has laid out out how to get the economy going and he has the policies and his website he has laid out very detailed plans and great piece in the "wall street journal" today on that point. and you'll see -- you'll see tremendous amount of substance. you'll see a remarkable clarity. and, again, when we start getting into the second and third questions -- after the openings for each candidate you have this back and forth, this ten-minute section and that is where hillary starts running into trouble is because you can't go and poll test through -- >> where -- >> are they allowed to question each other? >> there will be some back and forth. but it's largely determined by the moderator. >> where is it that voters make up their mind in the first 10 to 15 minutes? a lot of people watching on twitter. are you concerned about that in no 90-minute break and you can't go to a break and say here is what you want to do here and there. no worries or concerns about that? >> mr. trump is going to come % out and he'll talk about his vision. again, the great thing about mr. trump he is not the politician. he is going to be the same
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person wherever you see him and whatever he is talking about. that is what is so great about going into the debate is that why you're seeing the energy the crowds and poll numbers reflecting those great numbers that we have seen from other networks this morning. >> have y'all had mock debates with him? >> not with a stand-in with hillary clinton because mr. trump is focused on what he wants to talk about in this debate and communicate to the american people. >> thank you. >> thank you. >> good to see you. >> a reminder. v have you heard? there is a debate tonight. our coverage begins live 9:00 eastern/8:00 central. the mayor of charlotte has lifted the city's overnight curfew put into place after overnight debates by protesters who marched in charlotte last night. at least one person was detained but there were no reports of violence. over the weekend, police released dash and body camera videos of last tuesday's shooting of keith lamont scott. errol barnett is in charlotte.
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good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the family of keith lamont scott say the footage released by this police department over the weekend leaves them with more questions. the city of charlotte did declare the nfl game played here yesterday was an extraordinary event and protesters tried to disrupt it. police in riot gear surrounded charlotte's bank of america stadium outside. >> the pass. intercepted! >> reporter: as the carolina panthers faced off against the minnesota vikings inside. >> shut it down! >> reporter: demonstrations remained peaceful after police released video of the shooting of keith lamont scott on tuesday. in the dash cam video, he walks out of his suv and slowly backs away. officers surround him, demanding he drop his weapon. shots are fired.
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the body camera shows a different angle, but has no audio until after the officers are standing over scott handcuffing him and attend to go his injuries. scott family attorney justin bamburg. >> there was no definitive evidence in this video as to whether or not there is an object in his hand and, if there is what that object is. >> the family also released cell phone video taken by scott's wife before the shooting. she tells police he suffers from a traumatic brain injury. >> he doesn't have a gun! he has a tv -- he is not going to do anything to you guys! >> reporter: but police chief kerr putney releasing this video as evidence and claiming the videos tell only part of the story. >> the footage supports all of the other information. the statement from witnesses and officers and all of the other information scientific and physical that create the entire picture.
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>> reporter: now chief putney said officers put him out of the vehicle when they saw him with marijuana and a firearm. protests were outside looking for peaceful demonstrations last night. the family is now making funeral preparations. >> thank you, errol. a dream deferred becomes a dream realized. how descendents of slaves
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bill o'reilly has been talking to donald trump how he plans to debate hillary clinton. ahead, o'reilly will be in studio 57 with his take on what both candidates must do to win and we will ask about his new book looking at the u.s. decision to drop atomic bombs on japan. take a look at the toyota green room right now. our resident cartoonist, we got
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one. liza donnelly will join us. tonight she will be sketching the presidential debate for "cbs this morning." had he low, liza! >> hi. >> she also draws from publications like the new yorker and politico. follow our instagram and facebook pages tonight as liza live draws the debate. we will be right back. ♪ tomorrow's the day we'll play something besides video games. every day is a gift especially for people with heart failure. but today there's entresto®- a breakthrough medicine that can help make more tomorrows possible. tomorrow, i want to see teddy bait his first hook. in the largest heart failure study ever, entresto® was proven to help more people stay alive and out of the hospital than a leading heart failure medicine. women who are pregnant must not take entresto®. it can cause harm or death to an unborn baby. don't take entresto® with
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> this picture captured a tender moment between the obama's and bush's. it came on sunday with the opening of the smithsonian national museum of african-american history and culture. "cbs this morning" you may recall was the first media outlet to broadcast live from there. the opening ceremony for the museum located on the national mall in washington, d.c. was punctuated by plenty of powerful moments. >> reporter: national museum of african-american culture and history is a museum of pain and suffering. alongside president obama and the first lady, 130-year-old
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bell. the museum opening was a dream deferred. john lewis introduced 13 different bills to create it. >> this place is more than a building. it is a dream come true. >> reporter: the museum contains close to 40,000 artifacts. activists fought for this space for more than 100 years. in 2003 president george w. bush signed legislation that moved it from just a bill to a building. >> great nation does not hide its history. it faces its flaws and corrects them. >> reporter: the country's first black president recast the word of poet langston hughes. >> we are not a burden on america. or a stain on america. not an object of pity for america. we are america. >> reporter: the museum met for all americans is an acknowledgment of a people's history and their culture. >> it is my hope that each and
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every person who visit this beautiful museum will walk away deeply inspired, feel the greater respect for the dignity and the worth of every human being. >> wow. you were there, gayle. >> i was there. i have to tell you, that moment between george bush and michelle obama, number one, president bush was so poignant when he said it's a museum that tells the truth and america's capacity to change. when he walked out, the hug was very tender. >> behind signing the legislation you get a sense there is a sort of affection. >> greatly on both sides, they admire each other. you can feel people in the room going look at that. >> mrs. obama and mrs. bush were together recently working on military issues and mrs. obama and george w. bush was together at the dallas shooting. a friendship, and i think an example of bipartisanship that is needed more than ever. >> absolutely. the president is often given credit to this president's father of bush 41 for
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influencing and what he thought of his dignity. >> i can't say enough about that museum, though, guys. every time i go, it fills you up in another way. it is a people's story and a nation's journey. there is something for everybody there. >> coming up, a unique game of catch. thousands of feet up. how two sky divers managed to play ball during a free-fall outside of a plane. >> catch me, if you can right there. >> oh, my gosh. that is what we do, unbelievable things here on "cbs this morning." t. almost everything. you know, 1 i n 10 houses could get hit by an expensive septic disaster. but for only $7 a month, rid-x helps break down waste. avoid a septic disaster with rid-x. but when we brought our daughter home, that was it. now i have nicoderm cq. the nicoderm cq patch with unique extended release technology helps prevent your urge to smoke all day. it's the best thing that ever happened to me. every great why needs a great how.
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>> this is cbs-3 "eyewitness news". good morning, i'm brooke thomas, there is meeting tonight in horsham montgomery county to update people there on the safety of deer drinking water. now, supreme been concerned, after a dangerous chemical, was found in their drinking water. the chemical was leng today certain cancers and developmental issues for infant, the meeting is at the horsham township community center tonight at 7:00 p.m. now, for the eyewitness weather forecast, here's meteorologist, katie fehlinger. >> good morning, brooke. happy monday. starting things off on quiet all be it cool side. quiet note across the delaware vale, beginning to see few clouds here and, there still nice start to the day, 63 the current temperature outside middle township high school, sun shining brightly, again, couple of clouds here and there, but, those clouds will become more numerous as the day goes on, start to skew the sunshine, at 58 degrees currently at the airport, a
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cool start, out in reading and allentown, but going to be on pace to easily climb into the mid 70s later this afternoon, and although those clouds, again, will be rebuilding because there is a new front moving through. so, later tonight, generally, well at the p.m. rush, see showers move in west to east, linger tomorrow morning for the early morning commuters, then we're quiet, come wednesday, and actually the rest of tuesday, too. thursday though a fresh round of showers, moves on in. so, it is definitely more unsettled forecast this time. >> going to be slow tomorrow morning, that's for sure. okay, katie. and it is still slow out there right now, where we had accident clear in jersey overturned truck on 295 northbound route 42. however, still very, very slow around there, like i said, so you will want to still use alternate possibly because around this, route 30, new jersey turnpike, might be your best bet. also another accident, here, take a look, 295 northbound, at route 30. that left lane is block there. and, also, just a heads up, wall null lane bridge re-opening tomorrow, instead of today. use alternate lincoln drive or midvale avenue probably going to be your best bet.
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take a look at how slow it is on the schuylkill and route one, brooke, over to you. >> next update is at 85:55, ahead this morning, bill owe really lets us know where campaign 2016 stands with the first presidential debate
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♪ two sky divers took the game of catch to new heights. thousands of feet in the sky, thee a tennis ball along on a recent jump in the czech republic. they casual tossed it back and forth, apparently without a miss. at least not on their video. the specifically weighted ball seemed to float in the air as the sky divers began to play their game while plunging to earth. >> does it look like fun? >> it does. >> absolutely beautiful. >> whether you do it or not, it looks like fun. >> not to me. it looks very scary to me but i would love to see the two of you and i would be there with my pomp pompoms. if i could get into it, i would be in my cheerleading outfit.
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>> we will find out what living american president told bill o'reilly what they would have done and we will get his take on tonight's presidential debate. >> rob lowe is in our toyota green room. hey, rob. he is joining the cast of the hit cbs medical drama "code black." ahead we will find out how the actor prepared for his new role as a military colonel. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. flood today reports on a plan by elon musk to colonize mars. musk will lay out the details in a speech in mexico tomorrow. he wants to establish a city of mars within a decade. a city on mars within a decade. it includes a massive rocket and shassh sh spaceship to deliver 100 people to mars. >> he dreams and thinks big. new york's daily news reports on a bizarre selfie
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moment on the campaign trail. take a look at this. a crowd of people in orlando recently turned their backs to hillary clinton. this was not a snub. they were trying to snap a selfie with her. some people wondered whether hillary clinton had invited the crowd to take the selfie all at once. that would certainly make more sense that somebody said, let's all do it at the same time because it's unusual you see everybody turn their backs at the same time. >> she is clearly enjoying the moment. >> that is the way to make something go viral. everyone, take a selfie and share it. >> to that point this photo has been retweeted more than 16,000 times. national security is a featured topic at tonight's first presidential debate. a new bloomberg national poll finds 24% of americans believe the threat from terrorism and isis is the most important issue facing the country. fox news and host and anchor bill o'rooil i didn't takes on the country's most pivotal national securities in his latest book "killing the rising
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sun." it offers a gripping look at the country's use of the atomic bomb and it is the latest in his killing series with martin duguard. the book is number one and we have we are pleased to have you back. >> good morning. i don't know why you guys keep inviting me back. i'm so boring. particularly in the morning! >>. >> you're not a good talker and why we keep asking that. >> you love the series and the movies made about these books but let's talk about the debate tonight first. what are you looking for? >> i think secretary of state clinton has the advantage and been there before. it's like sports. you been there before and takes a little bit of the edge off so i think she has the advantage. she is well-versed on policy and she can deal with pretty much any issue you put in front of her. so you'd have to say handicapping it, she hat gang. >> is it an advantage for her that she has been one-on-one often and he has generally been with a variety of candidates? >> sure. the camera doesn't lie and when you have 17 guys up there, and
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your air time is limited, the mistakes don't really matter because there's so much clutter. but one on one with everybody analyzing every word you say and every sill balance you say is a lot hard e. >> one-on-one, 90 minutes with no break. you asked donald trump are you going to take hillary apart and he said, i have no idea. did you believe that answer from him? >> yeah. i do. i think he is a counterpunch. i think the trump track is he is going to try to portray the country as being in a serious crisis. all right? that is what he is going to do. but if she starts at him he has five or six bang bang bang. you saw it over the weekend. the clinton campaign invited mark cuban to sit there and that was, you know, a little of this to trump. what does he do? he one up's it with gennifer flowers. if he hits trump, trump comes back with fairly rehearsed lines that he has. >> that is the theater of this debate and certainly a lot of that in this campaign. in terms of substance and the
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one-on-one, many of the papers this weekend sort of took apart donald trump in terms of detailing the number of factual inaccuracies he has laid out during this campaign. how do you think that plays itself out tonight? >> viewers don't really care about -- >> the facts? >> the facts? >> not about facts. trump himself is a generalist. the big picture guys. country in trouble. i'm going to fix it and i'm the negotiator. his supporters and those who may vote for him who are undecided accept the fact he is not a guy who is going to be teaching in princeton political science. they accept it. the voter is going to be looking how they conduct themselves tonight. >> how significant do you think the momentum he has now is? >> her -- the basket of deplorables really hurt her because has is speaking down and even if americans don't like him, they don't like that. she comes off as an ice queen.
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again, this is a lot of personality involved with this election. a lot of personality. >> you said that that was a condescending comment but some people would say some of the things donald trump has been very condescend to go a wide variety of people. do you think that matters? >> yes. he has been called racist and misogynist. i think two candidates have heavy deficits coming into this debate. >> the book, give us the drama of the decision to drop the atomic bomb. >> when i started researching this book, martin duguard did the heavy researching. i didn't know eisenhower didn't want to drop the bomb. he told truman, no, don't do it. i will tell you why he didn't want to drop the bomb he wanted the glory of the invasion but it would have killed 4 to 5 million people. >> you say he makes a decision, truman isn't sure what the bomb
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is? >> franklin roosevelt who dies in georgia with his mistress in the room. another fascinating story. he never even talked to truman! he thought truman was a clerk! all right? truman never got briefed. he didn't know anything. then eleanor calls him to the white house and says he is dead. truman says is there anything i can do for you, mrs. roosevelt? she said, is there anything i can do for you? you're in trouble now. truman knewing nothing. he has to get up to speed on what it is. he had no idea. >> the long lens of history on that decision, interesting. you have carter and both bush's writing letters supporting the decision. >> i asked all five living presidents to write me a personal letter whether they would have supported truman to drop the bomb. three didn't, two bush's and carter. all three said yes. this is speculation. i don't think he would have dropped the bomb. clinton didn't because he didn't want to get into a controversy
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with his wife running for president. but i think clinton would have dropped it. >> some of your critics say that killing series, it's time for the killing to stop, o'reilly? >> yeah. we only sell 2 to 3 million books each time. yeah, i think some of the critics may be a little jealous, gayle, but that's just me. >> thank you. >> three more coming. >> killing the rising sun is on sale now. you can watch tonight's debate right here on cbs. our live coverage begins at 9:00 eastern/8:00 central. >> he is an original member of hollywood's famous brat pack. i wonder if he is sick of that term? rob lowe is playing a military doctor on "code black." he's in our toyota green room. check out that hairdo! dude, good to see you.
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actor rob lowe gained widespread fame in the 1980s as a member of the hollywood's so-called brat pack. has caught audiences taxis f s for more than 30 years. on the set of his first film "the outsiders" in 1983, oactor
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rob lowe turned 18 and into a teenage heartthrob. new york magazine crowned him a member of hollywood's ruling brat pack. known for his good looks, he stars in cold classics like "st. elmo's fire." and "wayne's world" and "austin powers. >> lowe went on to tackle television starring his white house staffer sam seaborn in "the west wing." what could be more fun than this? >> reporter: later in "parks and recreation" as a health obsessed government official. >> what would you like? >> no thank you. >> really good for hangovers. >> okay, i'll take one. >> reporter: the brat packers legendary was cemented in 2011 when he was honored with a star on the hollywood walk of fame. now lowe joins the cast of the
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cbs news medical drama "code black" as colonel ethan willis. >> i got a big gun. i can't set her down. not with this wind. hover over the water! >> what are you doing? >> something stupid! >> get them back to the angels! >> wow! "code black" averaged more than 10 million viewers last season and ranking second almost all new broadcast dramas. rob lowe is here. obama. >> good to be here. >> you do stunts and you're a doctor now? >> i guess. they came to me and said will you do "code black" i said, only if i get to jump out of a hospital in the pacific ocean. >> you have a good look. look at your hair. it has highlights. whose idea was this hairdo, mr. lowe? >> well, you -- >> and what cheryl lowe say?
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>> my wife is sort of on the fence with it. people seem to like it. you know, the thing about being an actor is when you play different characters and doing it as long as i have you kind of run out of looks. >> whose idea was this? >> this was mine. >> yours? >> i like it a lot! >> what did you say, rob? were they on board right away? was the network on board? >> the good folks of cbs were like, well? everybody likes it now. i think it's grown our military. >> you have to because in the military people have a close cut and on the side like that. >> i wanted to do something different for the character. >> talk about what colonel willis does and much of the show for people who haven't seen it yet? >> so much of what we are learning with cutting edge trauma medicine is from the battlefield. and these colonels are transitioned into some of our larger hospitals to teach what they have learned in, you know, this more urban setting which is the angels memorial which is where our show takes place. >> code black means there is an
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internal catastrophe? >> it means they are past capacity and most hospitals that will happen two or three times a year on places like l.a. county and it happens over 300 times a year. >> wow. >> just not enough money and not enough beds. >> makes me think about gabby giffords. the former congresswoman who was shot and nearly killed. >> we are working with the white house on a new initiative where you know how you have defibrillators showing up in public places? now we are going to have trauma kits that will start showing up in public places which is a sad sort of state of our culture. >> >> but one of the things we are trying to do on "code black." >> we did a minipiece of this is your life. >> oh, boy. >> when everybody talks about you a phrase and smile so nicely the brat pack. when you hear that, are you
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mashing your teeth to powder? >> i love it. >> at 52, what does it mean to you? >> that is exactly it. when i was in my 20s, i didn't like being lumped in with, you know, a catchall phrase, right? we are all individuals! but now looking back on it, i'm just glad that people are still talking about something that a bunch of us accomplished so many years ago. it's great. >> in my high school, guys had posters of cheryl tieg and i don't know how people know how smart you are and what a political junkie you are. you love politics. >> i don't know about smart but political junkie. >> where are you watching the debate? >> with the stephen colbert writing staff. i'll be on the "colbert" show tonight live and we are going to do a surprise sketch centered around the debate so everybody is writing it based on actually what happens in the debate. >> how did that come about?
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i think that is a cool idea. >> i know. they are so brilliant. it was their idea. and years ago, i did the same thing with the "saturday night live" people. because i was hosting during that debate and it was bush/gore first debate and the famous strategiery sketch was created. >> do you like comic? >> i love it. i think i'm a comedian/actor trapped in a leading man's body. i've done by parks and rec," and i knew i couldn't top it and code black has been amazing to do something different. >> liberace was different. >> that was a good look. that's a good look. >> look at you! >> there we go! >> oh, yeah! >> wow. the hair was different there, gayle! >> that's a face-lift. >> did they do a comedy roast of
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you at comedy central? >> they did. we had peyton manning and anne coulter. >> what are people going to say? you don't know what they are going to say. >> it's a badge of honor to be hit that hard is a total badge of honor. i knew at the end i would give as good as we got so it was a blast. >> tonight, live with colbert writers i think a great idea. fun to watch. >> the season two premiere of "code black" airs at 10:00/9:00 central on tuesday nights on cbs. we will be right back.
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good morning, i'm jim donovan, preparations are complete for the ceremonial procession taking the bodies of two firefighters to their respective funeral homes. this is a live picture from chopper three, we were told those processions will begin momentarily, 41 year old christopher leach and 51 year old old jerry fickes killed fighting a fire saturday. four others were injured in the blaze. we'll have update on the funeral plans for both firefighters on "eyewitness news" today at noon. now to katie for a look at today's forecast. >> overall, jim, starting off on quiet note. expecting though that the sun that we currently are enjoying is going to give way to more cloud cover, with time, and we will also have to deal with some rain. so, it is beneficial rain that we face here, and it actually comes with relatively good timing at least for today.
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storm scan, nice and quiet. even through the rest of the afternoon, start to see the clouds building in. we stay dry, even through the typical evening rush, in fact, current temperature readings on the cool side granted but pretty typical for the standards of this time of year. we expect however to hit pretty typical 75 degrees high later this afternoon, later tonight, that the showers build in, from west to east, talking about 9:00, 10:00 or so from west to east, so with us through the overnight and very likely early tomorrow morning, so the early morning risers may want to set the alarm early hitting the road come wednesday, quiet, then thursday, into the weekends, we'll stay just generally on the unsettled side. meisha, over to you. >> all right, katie, thank you so much. we are still very busy outside. take a look at right behind me, an accident, on the boulevard southbound, back out of the way here, this is southbound near which wissahicka lot of people out of the vehicles here. also as you can see, almost looks like lanes are completely stopped. right there as you are moving around. overall looks like crews have actually stopped traffic
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there. that's really going slow you down in this area. for those every in you and around this area, at least give yourself couple of extra minutes, at least 20. jim, over to you. >> thanks so much, meisha. that's "eyewitness news" for now. join us for "eyewitness news" at noon, i'm jim donovan. make it a great day. >> ♪ >>
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