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i don't know about all of those other stuff. announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by toyota. let's go places. welcome to "cbs this morning." we are following breaks new from iran. the pentagon confirms that navy personnel are free after held by a iran revolutionary guard. nine men and one woman detained overnight in the persian gulf at an iranian base. >> they had drifted into iran waters because of mechanical problems. david martin is at the pentagon. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the ten sailors were picked up and flown by helicopter to a u.s. military base where they will be debriefed to get to their account of what happened. the pentagon says there are no indications they were harmed during their time in iranian hands.
the ones here, were en route from kuwait to bahrain when u.s. officials say they suffered a mechanical breakdown. the boats drifted into iranian waters and ten u.s. sailors were taken into custody and held overnight at an iranian base on the eyelid of farsi. speaking on state tv, the naval chief for the iranian revolutionary guard said the american vessels were engaged in unprofessional acts before being picked up and the sailors were taken into custody without much resistance. >> some of the only people in america -- >> reporter: any mention of the detainment was left out of president obama's state of the union address as u.s. officials worked to confirm the status of the crew. on tuesday, secretary of state john kerry spoke directly with his iranian counterpart and was personally assured the sailors would be well-treated. >> we have received assurances from the iranians both that our sailors are safe. we have also, most importantly, received assurances that they will be allowed to continue
>> reporter: the sailors were on board navy riverine command boat which do not normally carry sensitive equipment. the incident comes two weeks after iranian revolutionary guard ships fired off rockets within a mile of the american aircraft carry "harry s. truman" as it entered the gulf. the rockets were away from the shift but drew a strong protest from the u.s. the navy will now conduct an investigation but the u.s. seems behind them as quickly as possible. defense secretary carter released a statement saying, we appreciate the timely way in which this situation was resolved. >> thank you, david. president obama says after seven years in office, the state of our union is strong. but there is strong reaction this morning to his final state of the union address. the president defended his record and, again, called for a change in the political climate. margaret brennan is at the white
>> reporter: good morning. well, president obama told his staff back in november that he wants this last state of the union to feel a lot like his very first. a reflective to-do list for the next generation. he tried to reassure anxious americans and admitted what he thinks is one of his failures. >> it's one of the few regrets of my presidency that the rancor and suspicion between the parties have gotten worse, instead of better. >> reporter: in this election year address, it was difficult to keep 2016 politics out of the chamber. president obama was pointed in trying to tear down some of the claims of those republicans hoping to replace him. >> anyone claiming that america's economy is in decline is peddling fiction. our answer needs to be more than tough talk. more calls to carpet bomb
over the top claims that this is world ward iii plays into their hands. >> reporter: mr. obama says he understands why voters are frustrated with politics. >> the democracy breaks down when the average person feels their voice doesn't matter. but that is the system is rigged in favor of the powerful or some special interest. >> reporter: in the gop response, south carolina governor nikki haley di missed that rhetoric. >> unfortunately, the president's record has often fallen far short of his soaring words. >> reporter: but she admitted republicans are partially to blame for american anxiety and sought to distance her party from the controversial tone of its presidential contenders. >> during anxious times, it can be tempting to follow the siren call of the angriest voices. we must resist that temptation. >> reporter: and the president announced one final ambitious goal -- a so-called moon shot to cure cancer. that appeared to surprise the vice president who lost a son to the disease last year.
mission control. for the loved ones we have all loved, for the families that we can still save, let's make america the country that cures cancer once and for all. what do you say, joe? >> reporter: with a fan fare behind him, the president left the chamber for the last time, all in. >> let me look at this thing one last time. i always liked that. that is kind of cool. >> reporter: today, the president will sound a lot like candidate obama, as he flies to nebraska and louisiana to promote this message of hope and change once again. and, charlie, you can expect the white house to change their communication strategy in the months to come. they promise more town hall style events to have the president appear to be speaking with the public and not at them. >> thanks, margaret. the vice president of the united states joe biden is with
mr. vice president, good morning. >> happy to be here, charlie. >> speaker ryan said if everything was as great as the president said it would, two-thirds of the people would not say the country is on the wrong track. is there a disconnect? >> i think two reasons, charlie. one, the blowback from the recession still left a lot of middle class people who lost their homes to more in the stock market and didn't back in as it came back up, the job stagnation and wage stagnation. i think the president explained it fairly well with these international changes taking place with globalization and the way things are moving, and we have to adjust. this is a new period, and so there is understandable frustration, understanding concern. but there is no question, no question we are the most respected, most powerful nation in the world. there is no question that no one is as used to saying my
that doesn't mean there aren't real genuine concerns, particularly income and disparity and wage stagnation among the american people with good reason. >> speaking of income disparity, secretary clinton, you have suggested, is late to the income and equality issue. why did you say that and what did you mean? does it suggest you were a part of the political debate? >> no, no. the context is always getting a little -- it gets reshaped and not intentional but gets reshaped in the re-telling. i was asked a question about bernie sanders and about hillary, and what i was saying was hillary has been secretary of state for five years before, almost five years before she ran for office. and prior to that, her major focus and function was still in the area of national security. but bernie has been doing the same speech for the last 30 years.
bernie's -- i mean literally, he has never changed his position. and so it is -- there is a difference. i think some of the policies that hillary has come forward with are very, very pro active and i think would be very helpful to the middle class. i think she is moving in the right direction. but the comparison was she and bernie -- it wasn't that she's is not authentic, she is awe they wantic. it's this is what westerny has been talking about. if asked in the reverse why isn't bernie talking about women like hillary? this has been hillary's wheelhouse since ever she has been a public face in the united states. fighting for women. and so it doesn't mean he doesn't support women. it's just her wheelhouse. that is the context in which the discussion took place. >> mr. vice president, obama said anyone claim's america's economy is in decline and is peddle be fiction. the facts are this.
people living in poverty. household incomes has dramatically shifted to upper income americans from middle income americans. you have wages in this country are stagnant. the economy has gotten worse for many americans. is there a disconnect here? >> the overall economy is healthy. the dislocations and the dangerous. i remember having a discussion with you, charlie. >> yes. >> i pointed out an article from the university of massachusetts, a professor pointing out of the 4.7 trillion dollars in profits from 2003 to 2013, 47 went back to buying stocks and 9% left for everything else. that is what barack and i have been fighting about. we have been saying you have to give great opportunities.
no longer -- they act like they have no corporate responsibility for the community and no corporate responsibility to their employees. significant sift that is dangerous. america. but not the overall economy. the overall economy relatively to the rest of the world is by far the wealthiest economy. >> what wasn't mentioned last night was iran's detention of the ten u.s. sailors. we hear it is good news this morning. what happened with that? >> one of the boats had engine failure and drifted into iranian waters. the iranian picked up both boats as we have picked up iranian boats that needed to be rescued and took them to -- i'm not sure exactly where. i don't want to misspeak here. and realize they were there and distressed and said they were released them and they released them like ordinary nations would do. that is the way nations should
important should have channels open. >> should we apologize to the iranians? >> no. when you have a problem with a boat? do you apologize the boat had problems? there is no looking for an apology. this was standard and nautical practice. >> mr. vice president, thanks for being with us. >> good to talk to you. thanks for having me. >> south carolina's governor nikki haley delivered the republican response to the president ate speech last night. good morning. >> good morning. another great day in south carolina. >> reporter: thank you for joining us here. you said last night that your party has to resist a temptation to follow the siren call of the angriest voices. why did you want to land that criticism at donald trump? >> you know, the angry iest voices referred to a lot of things. certainly some of the things that mr. trump has said, but it's been to other things as you know, if you saw what
areas that had to deal with issues of law enforcement. there are a lot of bad or a few bad angry actors every so often, and we had an officer who shot water scott. and, you know, rather than having a lot of angry voices out there, what we did was we came together, republicans and democrats, white and black, and we passed the first body camera bill in the country. mr. trump is not exempt from being one of those angriest voices. all i'm saying is we got a responsibility. and the way we handle issues and the way we talk about issues should be towards pollution, not towards division. i say that in reference to a lot of things. >> governor, a lot of people looked at your address last night and thought, not only is a rebuttal to president obama's state of the union, but also a call to your own party and a call to distance your party from donald trump. is that, in part, true? >> no. that wasn't true. you know what it was? it was calling out my party. i mean, that was very true. i called out republicans and i called out democrats, because i think it's important. if the country is going to move
the mirror and we all need to realize we all have had something to do with this. once you do that you can regroup and build the country back up again. >> as you know, there is also things called pundits and radio posts and laura ingram said it may not be smart, she tweeted, to be criticizing gop candidates would dominating the polls and ann coulter said trump should deport you. >> i have respect for both of those women. what i'll tell you is i was given the opportunity by speaker ryan ryan and senator mcconnell to say what i think. i was very critical of the administration and i was very critical of the things that obama hasn't done, whether it's health care, whether it's the economy, whether it's education, whether it's dividing the country. but i was also critical about our own republicans and that is because we can't assume that we have no blame here.
you for speaking candidly and criticizing your own party. was that difficult for you to do? it's rare for people to do that? >> no, it wasn't. you know, in south carolina, i've had to do that with my own party here in south carolina. it's healthy. you know, it's healthy when you can point out certain things thaw feel like weren't in the best interest of your state or your country, but it's not personal. >> would you like to see woman on the republican ticket? >> i don't think those things matter. i'd like to see a good ticket. i want a good, strong ticket that makes the republican party proud, that is one that talks about the solutions to health care, the solutions to education, what we can do with tax reform and how we are going to fix national security. if that is a woman or a minority or a man, i'll take it. we want good leadership. >> well said. >> governor haley, thank you for joining us. >> thank you. good morning. "face the nation" moderator and cbs news political director john dickerson joins us now from washington. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. >> a lot of people were saying,
against donald trump. he took jabs from the president and many believe from nikki haley. what do you say about that? >> she has brought the country together in bipartisan agreement. the president was clearly aiming at him specifically on the question of his ban on new muslims coming into the country and nick kki haley was also clearly talking about him. so for somebody who likes attention, though, that is probably -- doesn't totally upset. >> what do you think it means that conservatives, particularly those on radio, laura ingram and coulter, others are denouncing nikki haley saying she went too far. >> a huge debate in the republican party about whether the people who are associated with the, quote/unquote, establishment are listening to and understand the grassroots. the establishment has been pretty quiet. this was a push back against that. and we are going to see this continue to play out. what was notable here is not so much the friction, but just that the nikki haley was bold enough
big and public forum. i mean, this wasn't a response to the president. this was a response to the republican front-runner. >> turning to politics of another kind. the democratic race for president. explain the sanders surge to us. >> enthusiasm among people who feel like while they liked president obama, they still feel like the system is rigged. that was amazing. president obama in his speech used that expression twice to basically say the economic system is rigged. they think bernie sanders, who has been loud and proud about what he has been saying for his entire career, is a more authentic vessel for that view. >> thank you, john dickerson. >> thanks. winter weather blasts huge areas of the country today.
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could join them. >> tomorrow, the nominations for the 88th academy awards. the surpris good mornings 7:26 i am chris mckinn op if you are heading out bundle up. >> real feel in the teen and single digits. feels like 4 in worcester and it's not going anywhere because the wind is so active. we have got a wind advisory in effect until 5 p.m. for all of southern new england for gust of 45 miles per hour. that's strong enough to see isolated pockets of damage or outage. aid beautiful look day. plenty of sunshine couple flurries in the berkshirestomorrow less wind and watching a storm for the weekend could be rain at the coast snow inland on saturday. traffic and weather together robi. >> reporter: morning filled with accidents a couple new
mass pike on the eastbound side at newton corner stop and go backup to route 128 another in canton. southbound before 138. total traffic network says two left lanes are blocked there. chris. >> thanks very much. central and western massachusetts are seeing the year. with several inches of snow making a mess of the evening commute. some drivers in worcester were forced to turn around and avoidpoplar street. the blase blast of cold air is adding ice. crews have been working to make sure there's sand on the salt on the roadways.
the president's state of the union speech was not enough to keep this little guy awake. can you see him napping in his dad's arm. i love
this kid. he let out a huge yawn during one of the president's standing ovations. one of the adults who did not appear is republican house speaker paul ryan. many commented online about his lack of facial expression. one person said that paul ryan appeared to try holding back a jokes. now to the speech.
camera shy. >> how are you? i can't take selfies. good to see you, brother. >> good to see put the president declined an opportunity to walk out of the capitol building. i don't think there is anything wrong with paul ryan's face. he is sitting there listening to what is going on. >> does the president not do selfies? >> i suppose he can't. it takes a long time for people to get the picture right. >> maybe choosing not at this point in time. . coming up in this half hour you may have heard there is a powerball drawing tonight. did you hear, charlie rose? >> yes, i heard. >> i don't have a ticket. i don't have a ticket yet. >> there's still time. the jackpot is now worth a record $1.5 billion. ahead, we will take you inside the room where the drawing will happen with the update the odds that nobody could win. parts of the northeast are buried in snow and ice. the dangerous weather system
we are going to show you why shovels were no match for the storm. that is ahead. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. the "los angeles times" reports on the nfl returning to l.a. after 21 years. nfl owners voted to allow the st. louis rams to return to the city. the san diego chargers get an option to join the rams. if they don't, the oakland raiders get a chance to move. the protected opening for the new stadium in englewood is "the washington post" reports on a hacker directing the director of national intelligence and reportedly broke into the files of james clapper and it allegedly included his personal phone and personal e-mail. the group bragged about breaking into the cia director's e-mail. the fbi is now investigating. "usa today" reports on record profits for the airline industry.
billion in profits in the first three-quarters of 2015, higher than the previous annual record. the airlines benefited from higher fees and lower fuel prices and more full planes. our cbs station in san francisco reports a plumber trapped in a collapsed trench was rescued after about 13 hours. this accident happened around noon yesterday in oakland. the man worked on a sewage line. he was buried up to his waist in dirt and sand in the 15-foot deep trench. rescuers freed him this morning and he was not hurt and left there and went straight to the bathtub but he is okay. >> i thought you were going to say something else! >> probably a drink first? winter weather has left its mark this morning, on large areas of the country. blizzard-like conditions on tuesday caused near whiteout conditions on interstate 90 in yaup upstate new york. it brings lake-effect snow and
up to three feet. demarco morgan is outside of buffalo with the brutal conditions. good morning. >> reporter: good morning! the temperatures are below freezing and the wind is blowing! i'm standing here dangerously close to the waves of lake erie. this car is completely frozen! welcome to january in upstate new york. heavy lake-effect snow and strong howling winds marking a return to winter. that is the sound of thundersnow tuesday in buffalo. cold air moving behind an alberta clipper and winter weather is bringing high winds and snow and plows did little to plow the snowfall and people's shovels and snow blowers were fighting a losing battle too.
her first marathon and said she wents be sideline won't be sidelined by a squall. >> you're constantly fighting traffic. if i choose not to do it then i'll build up excuses not to go. >> reporter: blizzard conditions led to a 40-feet pileup along interstate 74 in eastern indiana. the two-chain reaction class was leaving cars and debris for a half mile stretch. no serious injuries were reported. another pileup on i-70 involved 13 vehicles. >> i got hit about five different times. i got bumped around pretty good in there. >> reporter: in niagara county, new york, drivers had a tough time. >> apparently, i couldn't see the road and i missed the turn! so down i went! >> reporter: buffalo has gotten two feet of snow since tuesday and should -- sometime today. the snow will keep coming. forecasters say by the end of thursday, upstate new york, parts will see three feet of snow. charlie? >> demarco, thanks. the national guard is part
help families in a michigan city facing a toxic water crisis. lead levels in children in flint doubled after the city switched its water source in 2014. flint changed the source to save money. the state's governor is facing strong criticism for his response. adriana diaz is in flint where a state of emergency is in effect. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the governor has requested help from fema to deal with the problem. almost two years ago, the city tapped into the flint river here for its water but the water wasn't properly treated and corroding the pipes. this past october the city switched back to its original water supply in detroit but the damage was already done. >> emergency management, water filters! >> reporter: volunteers and state troops endured below freezing temperatures going door-to-door tuesday. >> water. >> reporter: handing out bottled
but families still can't use the water from their fawcetts us faucets. >> you can't drink or bathe in it. ridiculous. >> reporter: mix's governor rick snyder is under fire for his handling of the nearly two-year water problem. earlier this week, an editorial in the detroit free press called his response to shameful and paper compared it to hurricane katrina where the same lack of urgency delayed life saving aid. on monday, snider said it wasn't until october 1st his team learned there was confirmed lead in the water but e-mails contained by researchers show state officials may have known there was a problem a month earlier. in a july 22nd e-mail the governor's office asked the state health department to look into the water issue, concerned that flint residents are basically getting blown off by us. in response they were told lead creases were normal based on seasonality but a memo indicated above upper control limit even when seasonality was controlled.
for lead poisoning on tuesday and severe cases can result in long-term behavioral problems. following the water switch, elena richardson children developed skin rashes and mouth sores. >> it's been very difficult. my kids -- >> do you think it's because of the water? >> it is because of the water. >> reporter: she lives off of food stamps and gets free bottled water when she can but often uses tap water to cook and she says the governor's response is not enough. >> it's just a high crime rate here for african-americans. you know? it's not -- snyder don't care. he don't stay here. even though he don't have family here. >> reporter: the justice department has launched an investigation to figure out exactly how this man-made public health crisis happened. in response to our request for a comment, governor snyder's office told us although the governor has issued an apology, he knows the situation warrants more than that. >> that's just maddening.
it's unacceptable in the united states of america because lead poisoning in children, too, is so incredibly dangerous. it causes neurological effects for rest of your life. >> i hope somebody is listening. adriana, thank you. >> governor snyder. >> yeah. that's what i was thinking, governor snyder. six lucky pouble werball numbers could land you $1.5 and it only costs you two dollars. >> sarve to fe to say people will be watching in this room in tallahassee tonight. we will show you what some people are doing to increase their chances to win the largest powerball jackpot ever. >> ever. if you're heading out the door, you can still watch us live through the cbs all-access app on your digital device and we hope you've got one of those.
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you got people working incredibly long hours. median family income today -- $4,000 less than it was in 1999. the bottom line of this economy is that it is rigged. what this campaign is about is to demand that we create an economy that works for all of us rather than a handful of billionaires. if you work 40 hours a week in america, you should not live in poverty. i'm bernie sanders,
it is wednesday, january 13th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." more real news ahead, including president obama's state of the union's call for stability. hillary clinton will give us her response. my dear and good friend bill o'reilly is in studio 57 with his take on the presidential race. first, here's a look at today's "eye opener" at 8:00. the ten sailors were picked up and flown by a helicopter to a u.s. military base where they will be debriefed. anyone claiming that america's economy is in decline
>> the economy has gotten worse for many americans. is there a disconnect here? >> the overall economy is >> it can be tempting to follow the siren call of the angriest voices. a lot of things. certainly some of the things that mr. trump has said. >> the justice department is launching an investigation to man-made public health crisis happened. temperatures are below blowing. i'm standing here dangerously close to the waves of lake erie. >> this will take less than a minute for the powerball drawing. it is the largest powerball drawing ever. >> good morning, gayle. great to be with all of us. >> you ended the curse! >> yes. >> the response curse. >> you know, my number one goal was to not become a "saturday night live" skit. i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell.
news from the persian gulf. ten american sailors held overnight by iran are back in the united states hands. the iranian state television shows the nine men and one woman who were detained. the pentagon says there is no indication they were armed. two american boats were en route from kuwait to bahrain when they drifted into iranian waters. u.s. officials say they suffered a mechanical breakdown. the sailors were allowed to leave on their own boats. president obama travels to nebraska today to spread his of the union speech. the president defended his record in the white house and he said he will not let occupy issues that still need to be addressed, such as immigration and gun violence. the president also admitted that his 2008 pledge to forge political unity has failed but he says he is confident about the strength of the country and without name any of the presidential candidates, though, he contrasted his view of america with some of the
>> when politicians insult muslims, whether abroad or our fellow citizens, when a mosque is vandalized or a kid is called names, that doesn't make us that's not telling it like it is. it's just wrong. it diminishes us in the eyes of the world. it makes us harder to achieve our goal. it betrays who we are as a country. >> south carolina governor nikki haley offered a similar message in her republican response to the president. >> during anxious times, it can be tempting to follow the siren call of the angriest voices. we must resist that temptation. no one who is willing to work hard, abide by our laws, and log
unwelcome in this country. we must fix our broken immigration system. that means stopping illegal immigration and it means welcoming properly vetted legal immigrants, regardless of their race or religion. just like we have for centuries. >> haley told us this morning she was calling out leaders of both parties because they all share responsibility to move the country forward. hillary clinton tweeted her support for the president's speech this morning, saying, seven years of progress, we need to build on it, not go backwards. thank you, president obama. with us from washington,
democratic presidential candidate and former secretary of state hillary clinton. madam secretary, good morning. >> good morning to all of you. >> the president made the case for his administration last night in the state of the union. yet 65% of americans think we are on the wrong track. is there disconnect between the president and the people? >> you know, charlie, i thought the president made a compelling
made, but the work that still lies ahead. and what i've been saying
on the campaign is that we had a brutal body blow with the great recession. we are standing. we are not yet running. we have work to do. and i think this election is so consequential because there are two very different points of view between us and the republicans and that is what people are going to have to choose between. >> are they different points between you and the president about where the country is and where it's going? >> i think that the president's views are ones that are rooted in a lot of reality. we have been adding new jobs. we are the strongest economy, once again, as we have historically been. we remain the leader in the world on so many important issues. but -- there is a big but -- and i think the president had a long laundry list of unfinished business that we need to be focused on. >> madam secretary, the latest
supporters a little worried tonight. they show that bernie sanders is surge ing just seven points behind you now. how concerned are you about that? >> i always expected that this would ab tight race. that is the experience that i've had certainly in politics. and i'm very happy about where my campaign is, what we are talking about, the reaction we are getting. it's going to be a campaign that goes right to the wire. i'm doing all that i can to reach out to as many people to convince them to caucus for me in iowa and then to vote for me in the new hampshire primary and then to go on from there to south carolina and nevada. >> you're happy about your campaign. it seems so is bernie sanders. here is what he had to say about how you're doing. >> when you see that many attacks, and i am slur that more will -- see that many attacks and i'm sure more are coming it's that they are getting nervous. they ignored us for months and
now. for sure. >> is this your nervous face, hillary clinton? >> no. . i have a different sense of the rhythm of the campaign. i spent my campaign, you know, talking about the issues that people talk to me about, answering questions about what i would do as president. you know, now we are in the sprint to the finish line. >> when you see the two new polls out this morning in iowa and new hampshire that suggests that bernie sanders is now ahead of you in those two key early states, madam secretary, what do numbers? >> i say what i say whenever i see any poll. it doesn't matter whether they have me ahead or not. i just couldn't don't pay that much attention to them. >> one of the four questions the president suggested for the country had to do with those who have and those who have not. vice president biden said or suggested that you're a newcomer to the issue of income and equality. >> well, you know, i have the greatest respect for him, but i
record, starting when ill went to work as a young lawyer for the children's defense fund, working as a legal services lawyer, all the way up to my public service, knows that i have been fighting to even the odds for people all my life. >> but more people are in poverty today than they were when the president assumed office. >> well, charlie, that was because of the great recession. i mean, look at what president bush inherited from my husband. 23 million new jobs and incomes going up for everyone. more people lifted out of poverty than at any time in our nation's history since history. and they dismantled it. they had two tax cuts and wouldn't pay for the two wars the president waged and took their eyes off the mortgage and financial market. yes, we fell into a great recession, the worst financial crisis since the great depression. and it's been a challenge to dig us out of a ditch that the
digging, and i'm very grateful that the auto industry was saved, that we have now recovered more than 13 million new jobs. but have we solved all of the problems that were caused by going back to trickle down economic policies? no, we still have work to do. but i'm confident we are on the right track and our economy is sure stronger than anybody else in the world right now. >> that is why political campaigns should be about the future. >> that's right. >> secretary clinton, thank you. >> great to talk to the three of you. bill o'reilly returns to stued studio 57 again today. we will find out what he thinks about the race for 2016. first, first, it's time to
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year that i've come here to report on the state of the union. and for this final one, i'm going to try to make it a little shorter. i know some of you are antsy to get back to iowa. >> you heard president obama starting off his final state of the union with a joke. he said it was going to be shorter, but it wasn't. this turned out to be one of his longer speeches. he then laid out goals for the country in his last year of office and beyond and his approval rating stands at 46%. that is four points below ronald reagan at the beginning of his last year in office even in the weak of the iran contrascandal. we are getting a in look at his presidency and all in bill o'reilly's book "killing reagan." welcome to studio 57. >> what is up, guys? >> nice to have you here.
your success in a moment. i want to talk about the news of the day and the president's remarks last night. one of the things i wanted to do was get involved in the political debate. i think so this was less, you know, a state of the union than it was an argument in some ways. he said america's economic decline is a bunch of political hot air. >> yeah, well. 66% of the american public according to your own cbs poll disagrees with him and thinks the country on son a wrong track. look. this was a political speech in an age where we need problem soverlg solving and not more -- both sides. both sides. why don't you guys knock off the b.s., all right? i'll give you an example. america is the most powerful nation in the world. yea! what good is the power if we don't use it wisely? chaos in the middle east and iran taking advantage of us and china melting down. [ inaudible ]. >> no. deal. nato should be fighting isis. and nato should be protecting
starving in syria. why isn't nato doing that? no one can answer that. i'm tired of b.s. i want a problem solver in the oval office next time around. >> you're criticizing both parties which is what nikki haley did lat st night. >> she has a good job of being a v.p., by the way. >> now she is getting criticized for criticizing her party. criticized, all right? that was the strongest point president obama made last night. not getting along. knock the ideology off. we have serious problems here. >> bill, specifically, governor haily said during anxious times it can be tempting to follow the siren call of the angriest voices and we must resist that temptation. she is talking about donald trump. >> so what? trump is smart and he might get elected because he is angry and so is the american people and is reflecting that anger. anger can be good if it leads to possible solve.
politician he would be at 6%. trump accurately engages the mood of the country and may very well win the nomination. all right? he is doing that to win. is he that bombastic when he wins? i'm not sure. if he is, he can't win the general. >> do you believe he believes what he says? >> yes. in a general sense. but i believe he makes rhetorical mistakes. >> what do you mean? what is a rhetorical mistake? >> you say we are going to ban all muslims, okay? that is not going to help us fight isis. but he didn't think it out. mexico, he was clearly talking about the corrupt mexican government when he talks about mexicans being drug dealers and this and that but he didn't articulate it well enough. >> does he do that on purpose? >> no. he is not a politician. when you're a billionaire, you can say what you want, right? you have billions of dollars. >> you cannot. >> you don't have to think it out. >> yes, you do. >> no you don't.
>> he's at 36%. >> still, you still have to be accountable for your words. >> not according to the republican people. >> political question. >> don't you want to talk about the book? >> she loved it! >> but a quick question, too, though. donald trump, this week, is opening campaign rallies with bruce springsteen song "born in the usa." a dig at ted cruz. >> ah, that is stupid! >> cruz can run for president. that's it. >> what do you think trump is saying by bringing that up? >> to diminish proof because he is running against cruz. that's what they do. "killing reagan"! >> the ups and downs hollywood career. you go from bedtime to bonzo to president of the united states. >> yeah. >> what was fascinating to you about him? reagan was no joke. >> a shallow actor who then becomes one of the greatest presidents of all time.
how did it happen? >> wouldn't you say nancy reagan played a key role? >> big. nancy changed from a real heartbeat to a real -- >> heartbeat? >> yeah. who even betty ford didn't like. into this hero at the end of the president's life. and so both tracks have this tremendous evolution and that is material. >> we should say that some of the people that work with reagan, george schultz, ed nece in particular say it doesn't referable the man they worked with. >> you make the case, interesting thing about the book, that reagan's assassination attempt affected miss mindset. >> what they object to. >> jack nicholson said, "you can't handle the truth."
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paul giamatti and jai good morning it's 8:25 i am kathryn hauser top stories in a moment after the forecast. danielle. >> good morning. it's cold out there. real feels running in the single digits and teens because of the gusty wind and wind advisories in effect until 5 p.m. gusts up to 45 miles per hour causing isolateed pockets of damage and across the region maybe a few outage as well. a couple light snow showers off some lake-effect band in the berkshires and sunshine less wind tomorrow. and 40 on friday and still watching a storm for the weekend looks like mainly rain could be mixed with snow across the far interior. traffic and weather together. >> reporter: a crash on 495 causing a huge backup. the accident is out in
total traffic network says two cars are involved and the left lane is blocked. look at that left hand side the backup extends back to 109 in millford -- milford a 40 minute delay right there catherine. >> -- kathryn. >> thanks. central and western mass seaning the first taste of winter with inches snow making a mess of the commute last evening. some drivers in worcester were forced to turn around and avoid popular streets because of the slippery conditions a blast of cold added a layer of ice. crews have been working through the night to salt and sand the road. a city counselor wants boston to change the laws when it comes to shoveling off snow on sidewalks. tito jackson filed an ordinance to exempt anyone over the age of 60 anyone with a physical disability from snow removal duties. right now boston homeowners must remove snow from the sidewalks three hours after a storm or face a 50 dollar fine.
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sean penn is in the news. as you know he recently interviewed el chapo. not to be outdone, reeves wants to interview el nino. >> sean penn joke, charlie rose. sean penn has agreed to do an interview with you. i can't wait. >> a lot of questions. >> yeah, a lot of questions. >> fascinating. >> i can't wait to hear. welcome back to "cbs this morning." y yelp cofounder jeremy stoppelman is inside our green room to talk
>> paul giamatti stars in "billions." see what he learns from one of the nation's most powerful prosecutors. and on screen with damian lewis is ahead. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. . "time" reports on drug lord el chapo blue shirt sales jumping. the seller says it's great for a night out. the striped shirt el chapo wore when he posed with the actor sean penn. high demand for the shirt caused the website to crash. >> that is quite a shirt. >> that looks like you, charlie rose. >> though shirts costs $128. i think it looks unbuttoned further down. >> or in the closet. leave it right there is what i was thinking! >> now back to the news? >> okay. britain's "guardian" reports
for the missing malaysian flights 370. sonar image shows a wreck of a ship from the 19th century and two miles beneath the ocean's surface. last month crews found the wreckage of a cargo ship. the seattle times reports verizon recycled an old number to a law student. it last owned to sir lancelot best known for his song "baby got back." and the opening line, charlie knows, "i like big butts and i cannot lie!" . i'll say it again. i like big butts and i cannot lie. >> why didn't you say that >> i don't know. >> we did a little thing, in case you're wondering. >> you didn't mention that i like big butts and i cannot lie.
give women his new number. >> do you know what you were getting into, jeremy? >> i have no idea where you're going with that song! >> we are going to draw the context between yelp and big butts. >> buckle up. >> first, an floupgs introduction. >> if you're searching for the good place for pizza, a good place to turn. yelp. more than 11 years, more than 90 million critiques and they cover 32 countries. with success comes major challenges. >> i'll say. business owners have accused yelp for competitors paying for ads and customers have faced lawsuits over negative reviews. as the number of reviews grows, so does the risk that some are fraudulent. jeremy stoppelman is the cofounder of yelp. welcome back to the table. >> good to be here. >> i remember when you were last year, do you remember what yelp
>> yelp, yellow pages. >> 90 million people have access to yelp to their phones and it directly affects people's businesses. was that your intention starting back in the day? >> absolutely. when you back to 2004 when yelp was created we had just the yellow pages and a big book of advertisements. with yelp you can tap into the community around you. you have this entire city here in new york and everybody recommendations. >> and their negative recommendations too. >> how can you trust the consumer reviews? >> how could you not trust it if there wasn't any negativity? if everybody was five stars, how would you distinguish, like, what are the really great yelp. reflects the real world which is of good. >> the challenge comes, though, because something want to gain the system. >> that comes with power. so as yelp becomes more useful and millions of people are relying on it, then, sure,
out how do i get better reviews? how do i rank higher? just like websites like to rank higher than google too. >> when i use yelp how does it determine which reviews are the ones you see? >> it's looking at the ratings. the quantity of ratings and what the star rating is between 1 and 5. and then we are also looking at what did you type in? if you search for something specific, like i wanted something, we are trying to match up to places that are highly rated. >> there are also examples of defamation lawsuits and people wrote negative reviews and somebody was fined $750,000. another woman was ordered to pay $1,000 after she made a negative review. how is the consumer protected? if i have a bad experience, why can't i is a i it was say it's not good? >> certain businesses have tried
they slip it in there some of the paper work you're signing maybe when you check in at a hotel. it says if you write anything negative about us, we are going to charge you an extra $500. that doesn't make sense and it wouldn't hold up in court. a bill working its way through congress to protect against that. >> i want to ask you about the industry at large, because you have been very critical of google. in fact, you said google has completely lost its mind. >> it has. >> how? >> it's really compromised the consumer. if you pull up on your mobile phone right now and do a search for, say, sushi new york right here, you're actually not even getting the web any more. you're getting google. and google doesn't necessarily have the best results and don't have the best content that open table and others have. it used to be a turnstile you searched google and it sent you to the best place on the web and
>> who do you mean fooling google? eye >> google has its own yelp. >> but google has denied search bias? >> they haven't necessarily denied it. they said this is what we are going to do. the ftc took a look at it a while ago and was conflicted internally. a lot of mystery what happened with that process. >> why don't they have a bigger challenger? >> they do have a challenger in local which is us. >> i know but you know what i'm saying. the majority of searches is on google. >> a network effect to it. as you get more data you become more intelligent and you become smarter and allows you to serve up better results. because they are making so much money therapy the default everywhere. when with you type in a web search on your iphone, guess where you go? straight to google. that is because google is paying millions and millions of dollars to apple to have that position. >> you're supporting legislation that protects consumers. what is missing online to
>> i mean, one of the main areas that we are focused is fairly technical area of the law called anti-slap legislation, so when a person writes a review that is maybe a controversial or negative, sometimes business owners want to sue them. a lot of states actually have very strong protections that allow the courts to take a quick look and then throw out that lawsuit. but they vary by state and we would love to see that put in place at the federal level so that everyone is covered in the same way. >> jeremy stoppelman, great to have you at the table. >> thanks for having me. >> thank you. paul giamatti is in our toyota green room with a sneak peek at his new drama "billions."
man material. now he is stepping into the world of fast pace finance in his new show "billions." he plays a u.s. attorney who turns his attention to taking down a billion mayor hedgefund manager and here is a preview. >> he is a folk hero in this town. he gave the new york city firefighters shop a hundred million dollars last year. police gave him a plaque at ground zero with his name on it. >> -- signs come down. >> that's why i love you, man. good man doesn't try to kill a fresh bull. you wait until he has been stuck a few times. an opening is small and we get the moment he is gettable like the others, but not if there is a chance we lose. >> paul giamatti, welcome back. >> thank you, sir. >> just because somebody may not have heard about this series, what is it? you play whom?
the southern district of new york, which is what giuliani was and spitzer and it's about me trying to catch a white collar criminal that damian lewis plays. >> billionaire hedgefund guy? >> who is playing inside information. >> what about the reference to "50 shades of grey"? >> my character has a interesting lifestyle and interesting idea for all shows because all shows is about dominance. >> and between the two and >> yes, power. >> he has a submission gene? >> he has a submission gene because he has to be in control so much and we have to be dominant so much. >> paul, it opens with a kinky sex scene. we don't know you're a u.s. attorney. when you read that scene, you said i absolutely cannot do this?
i absolutely want to do this! this! >> our guy. >> and can you film it? >> yeah, i am on this right now! >> do we need another cake? >> believe me, they tied me up and said you want it tighter? i was, like, no, this is fantastic. it was incredibly relaxing and i don't know if that is the reaction you're supposed to have. >> no, charlie. >> don't give him any ideas. >> paul, i've never been tied up. what do you mean it's relaxing? >> i think it's -- you've never been tied up! >> how does that feel? >> it's like swaddling a baby. i think when you do that they fall asleep. it was incredibly relaxing. >> was it -- >> no, it was not. but -- it was on a set. you got to remember, if i was alone with somebody. >> tying you up? >> yes. but there's 50 guys around here with boom mikes and makeup ladies and stuff, so, no, it
relaxing. your character. >> yes. >> after all this dominance a part of him needs to be relaxed. >> yes to be in place he doesn't have to make decisions or choices. tie me up' hit me with the thing and you take control because i don't want to have anything to do with it. >> because it turns me on? >> yes, whatever, releases something. >> when dime dame amian was here, we have seen te thing. you play a game who is bigger and damian said, we know who wins that one. >> really? >> i'm sharing that with you. >> somebody said it's like two gorillas in the whole thing. >> modeled after fa regard ar fer rah. >> he has a mandate for his office going after these guys in particular. it's like that is one of his particular focuses.
him. >> and? >> i was approached with how funny it was and what i took and said to these guys, put humor in this character to make him a bit more relatable. otherwise -- >> it's about power? >> completely about power. power is money and power is sort of political power per se. >> prosecutors have power. >> enormous amounts of power. >> the government is behind them. >> the government are infallible in a sense what they choose to prosecute and what they don't choose to prosecute is an incredible power and what they choose to let go is incredibly paurl powerful. >> you said, that clip you say i was 12 back then. >> i think i was. really? >> you do. >> when you look at that, what do you think? that sort of launched your career. it showed us to you in a different way. >> really some i have more responsibility in that. i had a bigger part, just literally a bigger part. >> when people are looking for paul giamatti for a role, what
>> they can find me very easily. i'm very available. >> but you work all the time. >> i try to. >> how long has it been when you're without work? >> not very long. because i panic. i don't like to not work. looking for. you guys have to tell me. i really don't know. >> i know they are looking for talent and good acting. >> that i'd like to think. >> i'm wonder baggage character. >> i don't know. >> do you by personality and by edge suggest something? >> yeah, i suppose so. i play sort of -- stupid to say complicated people because that's uninteresting part. that's all that means. so i don't really know what people are looking for. >> but you're happy they are looking? >> yeah. >> you had acted with damian lewis before. >> i had. we did a role in on "romeo and jewel juliet." >> what did you play? >> there it is. i played the guy who screwed it up. it was a nice movie.
wow. we made it in italy include was very nice. >> do you want to come back to theater at all? >> yes. i did a play about three years ago and hoping to do a play next year. and so i would definitely like to do theater again, yeah, much more fun. >> why is that? >> because it's live? >> yeah. you get to rehearse it. >> every night! >> same thing every night. >> you're working on it every night. >> you're saying tonight i will be better than i was last night? >> hopefully, yeah. . you just keep it -- it's not real the same thing. the audience is never the same. everything is different. >> big stuff. >> very nice. >> thank you. >> thank you, paul. great to have you here. "billions" premieres sunday on showtishowtime, a division of cbs.
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good morning and it's 8:55 i am kathryn hauser we will check top stories after the start. >> it is. the wind chill right now is running in the single digits in worcester 13 in boston 9 in nashua and the wind will stay strong from start to finish. gusts to 45 miles per hour advisory is in effect. we have lake-effect snow make it into western massachusetts. couple flurries either side of route 91 for the rest of us, less wind tomorrow. weekend. looks like mainly rain could be gone by sunday. traffic and weather together robi. >> reporter: let's look at the
morning commute. trouble all morning. that's jammed from route 9 framingham to the tolls a trip taking 45 minutes braintree to split and columbia road 15 minutes. 93 southbound packed from woburn to the connector and that's 20 minutes kathryn. >> thanks very much. we are following breaking news out of boston this morning. a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in dorchester. the man has died. he was crossing washington between 8 and 8:15 when he was hit his name is not released until his family can be notified. checking other top stories. a boston foyer fighter hurt while put -- firefighter hurt while putting out a fire is recovering this morning. flames broke out in the back of 2-family home on cummings highway last night. firefighter suffered minor burns and 7 people are out of their homes and investigators are now searching for the cause. today, massachusetts could
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