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good morning. right now on "first look." hillary clinton has made it official. >> i'm getting ready to do something too. i'm running for president. >> she is on the road as we speak, driving in a van from new york to aye iowa while talking to americans along the way. more police involved shootings over the weekend and the message from a young man seen millions of types that's creating quite a stir. >> then to a 21-year-old man who stuns the golf world as he takes the masters by storm. that and much more. "first look" begins right now. good morning and thanks so much for waking up with us. it is official. hillary clinton is running for
president and the race for the white house has become a bit more intense. >> i want to be american's champion zmchlt. >> the her white house bid came as no surprise but her announcement has caused a stir among her opponents. right now she is driving to iowa in her van. tracy pots is live in washington. did she get off to a good start. >> she created a buzz but she's off to iowa today. the first caucus state to reintrosubstance abuse herself to america. >> so i'm hitting the road to earn your vote. >> reporter: this morning he's heading to iowa meeting and tweeting about families along way. make it about people not
rallies. >> she's going to talk about rural policy and things that matter about this country. >> reporter: but republicans want to make this campaign about her. >> i think the thing is about the clinton, there's a certain sense that they think they're above the law. >> i think people want to see something new and hillary clinton is not that person p. >> the republicans are already out with ads against her. >> we must do better than the obama clint foreign policy. >> reporter: this from president obama. >> she was a great supporter of mine in the general election. she was an outstanding secretary of state. she is my friend. >> reporter: even clinton's former campaign manager isn't in her corner yet. >> we need to see substance. >> that will focus on the middle class. >> reporter: while she focuses on iowa marco rubio is hoping she doesn't overshadow his
announcement later this afternoon. >>. >> we'll be following that as well. as you can imagine, saturday night live spoofed the big announcement this weekend. the behind the scene moments of her filming a video for social media. >> now, hold up your phone and you can just look natural. >> okay. >> you may want to soften a little. a little more. okay. make a lot more. great. great. okay and action. >> citizens. you will elect me. i will be your leader. i am running, because i want to be a voice for women everywhere. >> did someone say women everywhere? >> bill, bill. >> hillary would make great
president and i would make an even greater first dude. >> leave it up to snl. and then we want to tell you about this. a remarkable finish at augusta. jordan spieth claims the victory with down of the greatest performances in masters history. the 21-year-old was the one to beat since the opening round. in the final round his lead never shrank below 3 shots. at the 15th hole he bird dis the par 5. he was the first person to reach 19 after at the masters. then he seals the final holes at the masters. >> one of the epic performances in the sport. >> spieth finished at 18 under tieing the masters record score set by tiger woods and becoming the first wire to wire winner since 1976. he joins the elite.
and don't expect spieth to take a break. he has big plans. >> maybe try and go for the third leg of the grand slam. can't win the four unless you twin first right? >> right about that. he has his eye on the prize. he's ranked number 2 in the world. congratulations to him. >> to milwaukee now. it was the sound of a community's heart break. >> oh. >> a car stuck a two-year-old and the driver stopped to try help the child only to be shot to death by a man at the scene. and a third person 15-year-old boy was also shot and died during surgery. police say no suspects are in
custody at this time. now to oklahoma. a fatal accident and a warning for you. this law enforcement video might be disturbing to watch. earlier this month an undercover gun deal went south and the suspect tried to flee the scene. law enforcement caught him. that's when department bob baits noent use his taser but instead -- a single june shot followed quickly by an apology. the sheriff says he accidentally drew his gun instead of his taser. he is a deputized civilian volunteer. the suspect, erik hair us, later died. we want to show you a viral video. a young man named will stack describes the situation where he was pulled over for improper use of a median. he says he spoke politely and
received a warning and went on his way but it's his message that is inspiring people this morning. >> i am an african american male. there were no problems. he did his job. i did what i was supposed to do. just because you're black doesn't mean you're a strict. just because you're white doesn't mean you're a racist. this world really needs to stop pitting labels on people and things and see them as who they are, people doing jobs doing things. ignorance has no color. god doesn't see color. why should we? >> millions of views in that video message has been out for just five days. hundreds turned out in south carolina over the weekend for the funeral of a man shot and killed by a police officer. friends, family and many more said good-bye to walter scott. his funeral took place a week after he was shot and killed by officer michael slager. slager has been charged with murder following the funeral al
sharmten spoke at a church thursday morning. >> but what this man did is what we've asked mayors to do all over the country. not do us favor just enforce the law. >> at the event he said he hoped the prosecution of officer michael slager would spark a turning point in the united states. let's get down to business with landon dowdy. good monday morning to you. >> reporter: stocks would be under a little pressure today after a positive week. closing above 18,000 for the first time this month on friday. earnings season gets underway with numbers from wells fargo, intel, bank of america and city group. a new report is giving low marks
to u.s. airlines. more bags were lost and consumered logged more complaints. the worst marks. the early word is in and people are interested in the apple watch. there were an estimated 1 million preorders on friday. two-thirds were for the less expensive which starts at $249. >> up next a deadly crash at disney. plus what caused this manhole to shoot into the sky? and an orphan that apparently everybody loves. how would you not? we'll be right back.
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have been waiting for. still melting the snow in maine. it's going to melt fast now. >> good. they deserve it. and philadelphia two people charged with attempted murder in connection with last tuesday's mob beating of a homeless man who was offering to pump gas. the brutal beating left the man unconscious with multiple skull fractures and multiple boys. a ten-year-old boy told the mother the man hit him but there is no evidence to support that claim. >> authorities say a lamborghini at walt disney world crashed into a guardrail killing a passenger and injuring the driver. it's not clear whether the driver was a track employee or a customer. disney released a statement saying we offer our deepest sympathy to those involved in today's accident. >> in new york an interview was interrupted by this.
>> we are waiting for the children to finish. >> watch yourself. watch yourself. >> heads up. heads up. heads up. how scary is that? >> what a close call. an underground electrical fire caused that manhole cover explosion there and two others in the area. the blast sent it about 100 feet into the air and no one below was hurt. >> taking the food stamp challenge. the goal to limit your family's food budget to 3 $1 a week. she tweeted her grocery hall saying this is what food stamp families have to live on for a week. >> a salt lake city zoo has a babe orangutan. the baby is an orphan and will be cared for by his aunt and zoo caretakers. the anti-hillary ads are out in force. kerri says hold your fire and
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and coverup. conflicts of interest and failed leadership with tragic consequences. the washington machine is destroying the american dream. >> jeb bush is going after her too. calling for a change to the, quote, obama clinton foreign policy but it's the last little line in his right to right ad that has people asked what did he just declare his candidacy. >> i know we can do better and together we will. >> secretary of state is doing his best to defend the potential nuclear deal with iran at home. he says he'll hold closed-door meetings with the members of the house today telling them to hold their fire until the final deal is reached later this year. from usa today, liberal donors gear up to fund new state level agenda. they plan to raise $150 million to offset gains at the state
level. during president obama's interview, he tried his best at the world famous pose with usain bolt. >> he's there. not bad, and on last week tonight host john oliver said at this point there's only one thing certain about the upcoming election. >> speculatings over who's going to one the election now is like speculating over who's going to win the shot putt at olympics. the only thing we know is ted cruz isn't going to win either. that's all we know. >> that that is your morning dish of scrambled politics. jane tim is here. just returned from the campaign trail in iowa. what are you hearing about clintonhillary clinton. >> iowans love doing their due diligence and having everybody come to them and how the hillary
clinton, that includes her too. let's take a look. >> i'm running for president. >> newly minted presidential candidate hillary clinton is heading to iowa. >> i've always been a fan. >> we caught up with potential voters in iowa where nothing can be taken for granted. >> it's a lesson clinton learned in 2008 when she came in third year. former iowa democratic party chair was there working for team hillary. she needs speak from the heart and tell iowans what she stands for. >> the former secretary of state is polling above her opponents but she's got a lot of work to do with voters here. >> we want a chance to hear from everybody and make a decision. >> i think we're hillary clinton fans but we're also fabsns but
also whomever speaks to the issues. >> they want to hear her voice opinions before they jump aboard. >> i'm looking for an economic agenda and a sane foreign policy. >> a good, robust discussion on income inequality. >> sources say she's looking to run a more intimate campaign this time. >> she hasn't talked about issues personal to her in the last eight years. that's what we're going to see now. >> i want to be open to her because she's a woman and i am and i have a daughter and i would love to see a woman in officer. >> and that is what iowans have a to the say. they want her to work for it. they're saying come talk about the issues we're talking about. >> she's in a van on her way,.
you mention in your piece she's working on these more intimate forums instead of larger venues. that's what helped her win in new york but is that going to work in a national platform. >> i think in iowa people want them to come and talk to them personally. they want to tell their stories and have them say this is what i'm going to do for you. she's comfortable speaking about a lot of different policies off the cuff and when she's in these big spaces she doesn't come off as warm and as comfortable as she does in a coffee shop. >> people have long memories and she wasn't a very good front runner the last election. is that going to hurt her since she doesn't have a challenger at this point? >> i think it's a big worry and the campaign is trying to soften expectations and say we're not looking to blow this out. we know it's going to be a battle. we had some aide this weekend saying remember no one in iowa really gets over 50% in this
caucus unless you're a sitting president. don't expect her to get 75% in an iowa caucus. she's going to have to work. >> we'll see her working it. you've been working throughout the weekend. thank you for being here. >> a russian confrontation in international airplanes and jimmy kimmel's brilliant roast of kevin heart at the mtv music awards. that's next. introducing the citi ® double cash card. it earns you cash back now and cash back later. with 1% when you buy and 1% as you pay with two ways to earn on puchases, it makes a lot of other cards seem
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so i'm hitting the road to earn your vote. because it's your time and i hope you'll join me on this journey. >> good morning. it's monday april 13th. welcome to "way too early." forget the words presumed potential, and probable hillary clinton is a candidate for president of the united states. through a series of tweets e-mails and the launch of a new website, the former secretary of state kicked off her bid for the white house. she had the stories of middle class american voters. we have that report. >> every day americans need a champion and i want to be that champion. >> reporter: in a sleek online video hillary clinton announced her highly anticipated second bid for the white house. her strategy? convincing voerts she is the