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weather in 25 minutes. >> thank you for watching. i'm mary calvi. >> and i'm chris wragge. cbs this morning is coming up next, have a great day. bs good morning, it is monday, september 21st, 2015. welcome to "cbs this morning." pope francis inspires hundreds of thousands at a mass in cuba. we are with the pope as he prepares for his trip to the u.s. >> volkswagen says it's halting sales on u.s. models. air-conditioning could cost the company billions. two republican leaders under fire over remarks about muslims. and john dickerson reflects on his interview with hillary clinton. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. what is your goal for america? what can the faithful except from the year of mercy?
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>> americans await the arrival of pope francis. >> pope francis arrives in the united states tomorrow. his first trip ever to the u.s. a reordered battle to become the president. carly fiorina has vaulted into second place in gnaw poll. >> ben carson says a muslim does not belong in the white house. >> i would not advocate that we put a muslim in charge of the white house. >> valley fire keeps growing in california. >> let's not forget what tonight is really about. letting the internet weigh in on who looks the worst. >> hbo dominated the night but the history making moment of the best drama actress award. >> the only thing that separates women of color from anyone else is opportunity. >> u2 concert in sweden is evacuated after a reported bomb threat. a man was arrested at the scene. this american rescued four
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people near this boat in flames near galveston, texas. >> a parent asks her 6-year-old to just be nice. >> as nice as possible. >> rodgers. it is caught for the touchdown. >> going over the middle. and he loses the ball. >> there is your hero. >> and all that matters. >> give us three words that is the real hillary clinton. >> ha, ha, ha! >> that's great! >> just three? i can't possibly do that? i mean, look. i am a real person! >> on "cbs this morning." >> emotional end to television's biggest night, tracy morgan showed the world that he has not lost hit comic test. >> i finally regained consciousness and i was ecstatic to learn i wasn't the one who messed up. welcome to "cbs this morning." this morning.
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russia where he interviewed president vladimir putin. yesterday. charlie will be back on the set tomorrow and we will bring you portions of the interview this weekend on the season premiere of "60 minutes" this sunday. noin noin mace anthony mason is here. >> the president met fidel castro on sunday after a huge outdoor mass in havana. dissidents who wanted to meet with pope francis said they were forced to stay home. the pope travels to the city of ohlguin to celebrate mass and then to santiago. >> the pope arriving in the u.s. tomorrow, a "the new york times" poll finds that 79% of catholics proof of his direction for the church and only 9% disproof.
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allen pizzey is traveling with the pope. >> reporter: with one more day to go in cuba, the pope is on a roll. his expectations were high and he has hit all of the right notes. on arrival, he called for greater freedom for the church. and his open-air mass, francis told an estimated 200,000 people to beware of the dangers of ideology. service is never ideology cal adding we do not serve ideas, we serve people. among the faithful overwhelming gratitude for the pope's new role in the relationship between cuba and the u.s. we were waiting for this moment becky sorano said. reconciliation and lifting of relationship with the whole world will be peace. church policy seems to be to avoid controversy and win more religious freedom by
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capitalizing on goodwill for the vatican's role in softening relations between havana and dissidents were reported detained in advance of his visit and not everyone here approves of the engagement of attacking. that wasn't visible at the pope. fidel castro and the pope met for a half an hour and they discussed protecting the environment and the great problems of the temporary world. in one of his favorite type of encounters, francis told a gathering of youth that they had no less hope than young people anywhere in the worl. world. the pope has two more masses to hold in cuba and then off to the united states where the faithful are anxiously waiting in philadelphia, washington, and new york. >> they are waiting. thank you, allen pizzey in havana live. on last night xm the pope spoke with scott pelley in st. peters squaring.
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[ speaking in foreign language ] >> reporter: to meet people, he told us. just to meet with them. what can the faithful expect from the year of mercy? [ speaking in foreign language ] >> reporter: the mercy of god is so great, it will surprise us all. when you speak of immigration and the dispossessed in america? [ speaking in foreign language ] >> reporter: i shall talk about what the holy spirit will inspire me to say. >> the mayor of rome told "60 minutes" americans should expect 100% candor and close to 0% sglom diplomacy from the pope. the company ceo of volkswagen is apologizing after
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on a emissions test for cars build in 2009. volkswagen sales took a dive today. chris, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. vw dealers like this one here have been told to stop selling certain diesel models of five popular vehicles because of this epa notice of violation. it is a big black eye for one of the world's biggest automakers. the epa alleges that volkswagen cheated a emissions test by having a switch that is built into diesel models from years 2009 to 2016 that gained the system and would detect when a car was undergoing an emissions test and switch it to a mode that it would past the test. the ceo of volkswagen is
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following. now the epa can issue fines up to $37,000 per vehicle. there is ruffle 482,000 of them in the united states. that works out to around $18 billion in potential fines. >> a big story this morning. kris, thank you so much. there is a significant change near the top of the republican presidential field. new polling shows donald trump is still in the lead but for the first time, carly fiorina is in second place and followed by ben carson and marco rubio. this morning, there is new controversy on the campaign trail over what ben carson and trump are saying about muslims. nancy cordes is in washington. good morning, nancy. >> reporter: good morning. now they are coming under fire from some of their rivals. this is a controversy that first surfaced last week. but blossomed on sunday when trump wouldn't say if he would be comfortable with a muslim as president and carson said, point blank, he wouldn't be. >> whether we all agree with it or not, it wasn't my obligation to defend him. >> reporter: on sunday, trump
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stood by his decision not to correct a supporter who said this at a new hampshire town hall. >> it's called muslims. we know our current president is one. >> reporter: trump even echoed the bogus claim when asked if he would be comfortable with a muslim in the white house. >> some people have said it already happened, frankly. but, of course, you wouldn't agree with that. >> reporter: on "face the nation oi oi democratic front-runner called trump's views appalling and potentially dangerous. >> he is fueling a level of paranoia and prejudice against all kinds of people and when you light those fires, you better recognize that they can get out of control. >> reporter: but trump's gop rival neurosurgeon ben coordinates went further on sunday saying muslims don't belong in the oval office because islam isn't compatible with the sxigsconstitution. minnesota democrat keith ellison, one of two muslims in
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congress, accused trump and carson of fear mongering. americans he said should be disturbed at these blatant act of bigotry. marco rubio dismissed the tlors theories for the united states. >> he is a christian and he is president of the united states and we are going to move on. >> reporter: we asked carson's campaign what he thinks muslims is incapable with the constitution. but one gop rival, lindsey graham, pointed out that most muslims reject radical islam and believe it is per version of their religion. hillary clinton appeared on "face the nation" on sunday. she called for the u.s. to lead the world in helping syrian refuges.
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at one point john dickerson asked her digital your late friend diane blair wrote in her diary, on her death bed clinton wants to make sure she is true to herself and not doing phony makeovers to please others. knowing that, give us the three words that is the real hillary clinton. just three! >> just three? can't possibly do that! i mean look. i am a real person with all of the pluses and minuses that go along with being that. and i've been in the public eye for so long that i think, you know, it's like the feature that you see in some magazines sometimes. real people actually go shopping. you know? >> all right. >> cbs news political director and "face the nation" moderator john dickerson is with us. >> she got a kick out of the question. >> she did. a great interview where you covered a lot of policy as well in that interview. first i want to ask you a new poll out this morning shows hillary clinton's campaign bouncing back essentially. a wide lead over bernie sanders nationally. >> right. that is probably good news for
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them over there. every poll story has been not so great news and so it shows basically that she has got a big lead and, you know, the other thing she can say is that she might have turned the corner, that she has been going through all of these different interviews and that, they think, is helping with these numbers. >> how did she do yesterday? program. >> we will have to see how the this. right? it's the rollout of her in a more longer interviews, different kinds of conversations she is having and the goal here, the reason i asked the question at the end there, what is to present a different side of her and give voters something to grab on to because they are, obviously, grabbing on and hugging bernie sanders. >> i wonder if she gets charged of people wondering if she is a real person. she sits there and say, i am real. >> that is the way people say a normal person would respond to a question like that.
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>> but that diane blair quote comes from when she was first lady or running along with bill clinton. so it is this thing that has been dogging her and your response is the one that she has and that a lot of politicians have which is that the authenticity of campaigns is lal artificial. >> she called the effort to train fighters in syria a failed program and said that some of what she had suggested -- what she worried would go wrong had, in fact, gone wrong. basically. that was interesting. she said she wouldn't totally scrap the train and equip program of syrian rebels which they appear to be ready to do in this administration but that was notable she said basically if they had followed what i had wanted, which was train and equip some time ago, we wouldn't be facing what we are now. >> is joe biden closer to getting in the race this morning? >> we have reports that his wife run. the biden family bubble is described to me as something --
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somebody who works with him says they have never seen anything like it. if she is board -- >> the bubble or the family? >> i'm sorry. the bubble of the family. they are so tight. it is such a unit that this isn't just about a single man, and so his wife being on board is the part of that unit and so you would think that would maybe suggest he is a little closer but closer to a decision. you know? >> if you're joe biden's campaign right now and you see hillary's numbers strengthening now, how do you react to has? >> well, i think -- as i've been talking to people, every time hillary clinton's numbers get weaker, they say i think he is more likely to get in. and so you would imagine the opposite might be true. because it's going to be a hard run if he decides to run and if it looks like she has righted the ship and we don't know if she has, that would make it more difficult. >> great interview. thank you. >> john dickerson, thanks. this morning, two americans taken hostage months ago in yemen are free. rebels released six hostages yesterday including two americans.
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of them and working as a contractor who he was taken in march. a third american is still being held. iranian-backed rebels are fighting a civil war in yemen march. a new plan to help tackle the european migrant crisis. secretary of state john kerry announced yesterday the u.s. will take in 85,000 refuges and rise to 200,000 in 2017. some say the influx of migrants in the united states creates a risk. a deadly wildfire in northern california has destroyed 162 more homes as a new fire breaks out in the tassajara fire. it began saturday afternoon. it's one of two fires burning in monterey county to the north in middletown. officials updated the number of homes destroyed in the valley fire which has killed three people and brings the total of destroyed structures to more than a thousand. it's still burning along with
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foothills. nearly 11,000 firefighters are battling eight large wildfires statewide and those fires have miles. hollywood is celebrating a hissic night at the emmy wards. comedian tracy morgan brought the audience to his feet. the first time he has appeared on stage since the deadly car accident last year. >> thanks so my amazing doctors and the support of my family, my beautiful new wife, i'm here. >> yes, he was. kevin frazier host of "entertainment tonight "is at the e.t. studio in los angeles with other big moments and surprises of last night. it was so great to see tracy morgan on stage. >> it was amazing to see tracy. it was a great, great night. so much for tv fans to smile about. i mean, departing shows like "madmen." go ahead, gayle. go ahead.
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got a final tribute from emmy voters but a great night for african-american actresses as well. >> reporter: the eight time was a charm for "madmen" jon hamm after playing don draper and won his first emmy for outstanding lead actor in a drama series. >> there has been a terrible mistake. clearly. >> reporter: but the first time was a charm for viola davis. never before nominated, she becomes the first african-american woman to win an emmy in the dramatic lead actress category. >> you know, we put our work out there as women of color constantly for so many years. and it's our time. >> it's two people connecting. >> reporter: switching from the comedy category last year to drama this year, didn't hurt "orange is the new black "on " "uzo adub a as she took home her second emmy.
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mostly because you let me be me. >> reporter: inside amy schumer won in a brand-new category outstanding variety sketch theory. >> thanks, even, who has helped me. and the girl who gave me the sort of a smoky eye. >> reporter: finally unseeded five-time winner "modern family" for outstanding comedy series and four emmys in a row for julia louis-dreyfus who quoted a line from her own show. >> what a great honor it must be for you to honor me tonight. oh, wait. oh, god. oh, no, no, i'm so sorry. donald trump said that. i'm sorry. >> reporter: she was joined back stage by alison janney who won outstanding supporting actress in a comedy for mom. >> i'm going to celebrate with julia. >> tonight's most thunderous
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supply was saved for surprised presenter tracy morgan and near a year since his near fatal car accident 15 months ago. >> when i got on stage, it was overwhelming for me and i wanted to let them know i missed them. missed them very much. >> tracy presented the final award outstanding drama series to "game of thrones." it broke a record with 12 wins this year including supporting actor in a drama, peter dink dinklist.
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record of a man leading an ad campaign of f0 good morning. it's monday, september 21st, and i'm chris wragge. cool and clear, and a great forecast all week. john will have that in a moment. a cab driver shot and killed overnight in the bronx. 39-year-old barry momadoo was a.m.. it's been ten shootings and eight people killed since saturday night alone. james blake will be meeting with the mayor and the police
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he was mistaken for another man who as it turns out was not involved either. blake would like to see the officer who body slammed him and cuffed him be arrested. the pope will be at the u.n. in east harlem and madison square garden. now over john elliott for the forecast for the the week. >> thank you, everybody. pretty skies right now sullivan, ulster, orange, and dutchess and whitnal. cool for the jersey sore. 57 in here. 73 this afternoon where we should be, and it's a breezy day today. feeling cooler than that.
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much more on the way to the cloud cover. the proximity of the low pressure will usher in light rain or drizzle south of the city. we desperately need the rain. moderate break conditions continue for many in the area. the rest of the week, looking like it's dry. >> thank you john elliott. i'm chris wragge.
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after this. >> diving in the end zone for the touchdown! >> nice move in the nfl. carolina quarterback cam newton led the panthers on an 80-yard drive in the third quarter against houston and he scored on a two-yard rush doing a frontflip over a defender into the end zone to give carolina the lead and the panthers beat the texans 24-17. >> i mean, we knew cam newton was good but that is awesome. >> look at that! >> that's impressive. >> i don't know how you defend against that. >> no. >> the giants fans are in fetal position after losing again yesterday. guys are talking about it this morning. ow. still love you. welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, arizona police make an arrest
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after a series of phoenix freeway shootings but they say that the danger is not over yet. ahead, why the suspect says he is innocent and the evidence that police say proves otherwise. a nonprofit wants to you rethink your burrito claims. it argues that 'cha chipolte food is not as good as they say. more than three dozen apps were affected popular chinese apps were compromised and included we chat. it allows passwords to be stolen. the apps were removed. "usa today" reports the obama administration is considering abstaining from the annual united nations vote condemning the u.s. trade embargo against cuba. it would mark the first time the u.s. would accept a u.n. trade of the embargo without a fight.
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journal-constitution" reports on sentencing today for a peanut company executive in a salmonella poisoning case that killed nine people and hundreds became sick. stewart parnell the owner of the peanut company could get life in prison. he was known of knowingly shipping salmonella tainted peanut butter to customers. a drug that named treats an infection has been around for 62 years. it was recently bought and the new company hikes the price from $13.50 per tablet to $750 each. now this is not the only time this has happened. there is growing concern about huge price increases for older drugs. >> i thought i had read that wrong when i saw those numbers. the houston chronicle reports on a good samaritan who rescued people from a burning boat. the vessel was spotted sat off
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the good samaritan on another boat rescued all four people on board, including a 6-year-old boy. there were no injuries. officials believe that the fire may have started in the engine room. this morning, the man suspected in at least four of the arizona freeway shootings claims he is innocent. leslie merritt jr. was arrested on friday and he faces more than two dozen charges including terrorism. we are in los angeles with the clues that led police. >> reporter: the shootings have feared drivers on interstate and a busy highway that runs right through the heart of phoenix for nearly a month. police believe leslie merritt, a landscaper and father of two, owns the gun responsible in four of the incidents but merritt insists he is not the shooter. at his first court appearance on saturday leslie merritt insisted that detectives got the wrong guy.
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>> my gun has been in the pawn shoop shop two months and i don't have access to a weapon. >> we have evidence that he is prime suspect in at least four of these incidents. >> reporter: police contained merritt's fingerprints from a gun in a pawn shop and say his fingerprints match. they added at the time of the shootings in question the firearm was not in pawn status. this video of merritt firing a gun was posted on his now deleted facebook page and he has not been linked to the other interstate ten shootings and possible. >> there is some simulation here that this piece of the pie has been solved but we are still feverishly work to go wrap up all of the loose ends. >> reporter: merritt has charges against him. investigators say he posted about the i-10 shootings on he was taken into custody friday
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walmart with his girlfriend and infant daughter. in an interview with cbs affiliate kpho, leslie merritt sr. who has a lengthy criminal his criticized the way police handled his son's arrest. >> and level the weapons at a 6-month-old child with him? how big is this man? if he is responsible for the shootings then he would have owned up to it. >> he is a tremendous father. fiance to his girlfriend. he is either at work or spending time with his kids. i know my son. there is no way he could have done it. >> reporter: merritt is being held on a $1 million bond. right now, his next court appearance is scheduled for friday. but police are skill trying to figure out who might be responsible for the other shootings so they are going to keep up all of those billboards and they are asking the public for any of their help that they can offer. they are also offering a $50,000 reward still. gayle?
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the european country of croatia is facing a huge new of the migrant crisis. the government says that 27,000 refuges have independence the nation since hungary shut its border with neighboring serbia last week. mark phillips is in croatia where the journey for the good morning. >> reporter: well, good morning. they have been playing the miserable game of pass the refuge throughout this region for days now. each country trying to kick the problem down to the road to the next and that is exactly what has been going on here. [ screaming ] >> reporter: the frustration is taking its toll. tension, not just between the refuges and cunning holding them themselves. as the weather turned cold and wet, these have become the
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yearning to get out of balancekan countries that don't want them and get further into europe. now croatia, a route for the refuges authorities wait on a train and nobody taking a ticket. the competition here is between families with children where official are trying to move on first, and single men of which there appear to be more. things don't get more orderly when the refuge crashes up against the next border in this case the border between sober and slovenia. they are moving buses through for people toward austria. here again, families get separated. the stress, especially on the kids, approaches the breaking point. they are moving, but it isn't quick and it isn't pretty. mohammed is from syria. have you been told how long you have to stay here until you can move on? >> they say a matter of hours but you can see it's a matter of days.
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>> reporter: this latest wave of migrants has left its mark on the landscape and on the reputation of governments. having reluctantly taken in the last wave of refuges, the slovenias are building a border fence and their message is -- don't bother coming here. an ad campaign claims chipotle is not a healthy place to be eating. they the man behind the ad has a big relationship with business. we will be here until 9:00. we invite you to set your dvr so you can watch "cbs this morning" any time you feel like it. we will be right back. woman: my mom and i have the same hands. same eyes. same laugh. and since she's had moderate alzheimer's disease, i've discovered we have the same fighting spirit, too. that's why i asked her doctor about
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nonprofit organization plans a new round of ads this week attacking chipotle restaurants.
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the campaign follows chipotle's announcements they will not use medically modified ingredients. they say they claim to be a healthy alternative than burger and fries. anna werner is here with more. >> reporter: the group that put out those ads is called the center for consumer freedom and it accuses chipotle of being misleading but they say the group has answers to questions. the company says the food it serves does not contain genetically modified ingredients but a campaign against chipotle showed this overweight man claiming eating two of their burritos a week could help you gain 40 pounds a year. the ad makers alleging the
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science behind chipotle's philosophy doesn't ad up. who is running that campaign? something called the group for consumer freedom. >> chipotle has tried this. i don't think their stuff is any anybody else's mexican food. >> berman has been the subject himself. the center got its start from a donation from philip morris despite anti-smoking violations in bars and restaurants. he now has a host of nonprofits funded by donations from food companies and others and his targets have including unions, the humane society, to mothers against drunk driving. in 2007 he was profiled on "60 minutes" and sitting down with morley safer. >> let me say the things your
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critics have said about you. seedy, egregious. he is one of the lacking people in america. >> i grew up in the bronx. name calling is is not something i've been subjected to. >> reporter: one of the complaints is his anonymous. they received this audiotape from berman in june of last year. >> we went through all of this stuff through nonprofit organizations that are -- from having to include donors. people don't know who supports us. >> reporter: attorney lisa graves heads that watchdog group. >> what he is a pr guy who fronts for corporations. >> reporter: berman puts it this way. >> you give me the money but you don't have to worry about somebody saying you funded that ad. >> reporter: the companies don't want people to know that they are involved with your -- >> it doesn't fit their culture is really what it amounts to. >> reporter: what about the chipotle ads? bermman insists they were his own idea and not specifically
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funded by any other company. but chipotle spokesman chris arnold isn't buying it. >> on our website, we talk about our policy towards gmos and we talk about our policy about antibiotics. mr. berman, on the other hand, is the an tijtethis. >> they say arnold has been transparent what is in his food and berman's claims are not true but berman is not con. he plans to fund-raise for a broader campaign on the controversial issue of antibiotics used on animals which just so happens to be one of his key criticisms against chipotle and once again, those legal donations will remain anonymous. anthony? >> hard to understand what his motivations for this campaign may be if there is some outside donors involved, you know? anna, thanks. if you don't pay for hbo now, you may have another option. we will show you the stunts by
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c1 . good morning. 7:56. i'm chris wragge. john elliott in a moment, but first, breaking news in the bronx. a cab driver is shot and killed overnight in what has been a violent weekend acin the city. ten shootings with eight people killed overnight. police officer involved in a deadly hit-and-run will be facing charges.
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guilty when he is in court. he had a blood alcohol level three times the legal limit, and ottoman. preparations are wilt underway. be aware because the street closures and the un. closure. 49 in the city, cool and breezy. that said, we could see light rain or drizzle overnight into tuesday. definitely a fall feel until we hit wednesday when fall will roll in. so long summer on tuesday, and by wednesday, we will see temperatures in the upper 70s
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and 73, feeling like fall amount breezy day today. gusts to 25. blustery at times. 6o comfortable, and then the warming trend is underway on tuesday. the warmest day of the week likely wednesday. >> thank you, john. another local update in 25 minutes.
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after this. tt0w!tx#h_!!%4@-j] tt0w!tx#h_!!el@-@zl tt0w!tx#h_!!ed@-fx( tt0w!tx#h_%!)8h-&&t tt0w!tx#h_%!kzh-;i( tt0w!tx#h_%!n-h-n $ tt0w!tx#h_%!0ph-pg< tt0w!tx#h_%!s"h-@5\ tt0w!tx#h_%!ueh-cw, tt0w!tx#h_%!7hh-_ux it is monday, september 21st, 2015. welcome back to "cbs this morning." there is more real news ahead, including the history of papal visit to the united states and why some people may not like to hear what pope francis has to say on this upcoming visit. first, here is a look at today's "eye opener" at 8:00. >> the pope is on a roll. he has hit all of the right notes. >> the big black eye for one of the world's biggest automakers. the epa alleges that volkswagen cheated emissions testing. >> carson said he wouldn't be ready for a muslim president. >> i wonder if people wondering
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if she is a real person and what she said yesterday. >> some people looked at that answer and said that is the normal way a normal person would react. >> they have been playing the miserable game of pass the refuge throughout this region of southeast europe for days now. each country trying to kick the problem down the road to the next. >> so much for tv fans to smile about. >> i've been on television six weeks, whatever it is. this is the first applause i've heard. it is a barron waste land out there. high snap. desperation heave into traffic and off his horse and into the hands with a crazy carom and a touchdown for the rebels. oh, my goodness! >> i'm gayle king with norah o'donnell and anthony mason and charlie is on assignment and coming home from his interview with russian president vladimir putin.
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we will bring you portions of that "60 minutes" interview in the week ahead. i said good luck on sunday with the interview in an e-mail and he said, i'll try my best. i'm thinking he has something really good when he returns can't wait to see. >> looking forward to that. pope francis is spending last full day in go visiting cities of holguin and santiago. he held mass yesterday in front of an estimated 200,000 people. he said service not ideology. >> cbs news will have extensive coverage with the pope tomorrow. we will have special reports from wednesday and thursday from some of the events. the newest presidential poll for the republicans show donald trump still in first place but his numbers have dropped since
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earlier this month and for the first time carly feeiorina is in second place among the republican voters. trump blasted fiorina for his record as a tech ceo. on sunday, she was asked criticism about her time of leading hewlitt-packard. >> i led hp during the worst technology session in 25 years. . the nasdaq and heavy stock index dropped by 80% and it took 15 years for that stock index to recover to its dot com boom highs. >> if i may, though, you're kind of selective because you're saying where the stock was. the nasdaq dropped 80% in 2006 '03 when you were let go it only dropped 28%. >> the heavy stock index dropped again. i think if you look at it over the 15 years, you'll see what i'm describing as correct. there are people who look at a stock one day at a time. i never led that way. >> new cnn poll this morning,
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finds hillary clinton widening her lead in the democratic race and 57% of democrats would support her if vice president joe biden does not run. she made her first appearance in almost four years with john dickerson on "face the nation." >> some who know you and have worked with you say what this e-mail situation suggests is that there is nobody around you who can say, secretary clinton, this is a bad idea, don't do this. do you have such a person? >> i have too many, actually. you know, look. >> but before the fact, not after. after, everybody is giving you advice. >> john, this is done by prior government officials, including -- >> but not at this level. not solely a server just for you. >> you know, look. it was done by others and let me just say that, yes, when i did it, it was allowed, it was above board and, you know, now i'm being as transparent as possible more than anybody else ever has been. >> they worry that people who are inside are too inside, that that is why the economic situation is tilted against the
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middle class, it's why they always feel like everybody can wiggle around the rules and that is something you have to deal with, right? >> of course it is and why i have an economic policy centered on raising income. i want to go back to economy policies where we create millions of new jobs and where people's income rise, not just at the top but in the middle and at the to him like they did under my husband. i'm not running for bill's third term and i'm not running for president obama's third term but it would be really foolish of me not to say that worked better than what the republicans offer. >> really interesting interview there and when asked to describe herself, clinton said i'm a real person with all of the pluses and minuses that go along with being that. iranian officials will likely approve the deal with united states and five other world powers and according to rouhani who was interviewed by
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>> since the deal, the ayatollah has endorsed and even praised the chant of death to americans and death to israeli by the friday demonstrators. he continues to call the united states the great satan. do you believe the united states is the great satan? [ speaking in foreign language ] >> translator: the entity that existed between the united states and iran over the decades, the distance, the disagreements, the lack of trust, will not go away soon. what is important is which direction we are heading. are we heading towards amplifying it or decreasing it? i believe we have taken the first step towards decreasing >> president rouhani is scheduled to address the u.n. next week.
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last night's 67th emmy awards featured a lot of tear-filled acceptance speeches. winners including first time nominees like viola davis and long time favorites like jon hamm. "entertainment tonight" co-host kevin frazier joins us again. >> how are you doing? >> i'm great. i stayed up late toot too. i saw one line from jon hamm saying hammer time. a lot of people cheering him on after all of those nominations. >> you're right.
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emotional night and full of surprises. but it was dragons who dominated. the night belonged to women of color. in a year that has shined a spotlight on diversity. >> they have been handing out emmys since 1949 but viola davis is the first to win for an african-american. >> the only one that separates women from color from anything else is opportunity. somehow it's like they say the purpose of sliven alife is a life of purpose. i remember i grew up in subsuch poverty and for god to bring me to this moment is a miraculous as a tree growing from a seed. >> reporter: when she tried to
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5-year-old. >> she is probably fast asleep. people are not impressed by this. >> reporter: another emotional moment was with uzo aduba with "organic is the new black." >> i really want to say thank you to my miami. >> reporter: she is daughter of nigerian parents. >> it's not like the path behind me is so far gone that i can't remember it. you know? i can feel it right here. >> reporter: jeffrey tambor who picked up his first emmy ever as the transgender in "transparent" had people reaching for their hankies with his speech. >> i'd like to donate this award and trophy to the transgender set. set.
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she said, i understand, daddy, your character is more happy being a woman so she got it immediately. >> i apparently brought my blotting thing up with me as well. okay. >> allison janney's speech to a rocky start after picking up an emmy but she had a good finish. >> mom and dad and mom and phil. i sometimes decided lists are boring so i thought i would sing it and have no idea what key i was singing in or what song but i thought it would be more interesting to listen to it if i sang it. >> jon hamm won lead actor in a drama after losing seven times for "madmen." >> i think that is when i turn around and i stopped remembering what i was doing so pretty terrifying. it's been a long, long journey and it's nice to be here and good way to say good-bye. >> reporter: we are all going to miss don draper.
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why there was so much diversity there was a change in vote pregnant. for the first time the ballots were open to all academy members and not just an exclusive blue ribbon panel. >> that's good. >> that sounds like a good idea. >> i think so too. you said at the beginning it was a great night for women of color, including regina king who won and she seemed stunned when they called her name. >> reporter: it was amazing. she actually told me back stage that -- she didn't think she was going to win and when she saw him open the envelope and she goodness, i might win. the two are very good friends and regina game back stage with her son ian and i asked him about his mom's win and she saidhe said she is my hero. she told him we are going to have fun tonight but you're going on a plane tonight and go
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right back to school. >> life goes on. comedian amy schumer a great night for her and she has had a huge breakout year. >> a huge year for her. she came back stage with her sister kim. they hoisted their trophies. jennifer texted amy saying, quote, you looked really great but not very smart. i think that is just the way those two go back and forth. she said jla is so funny. it really was a family night at the emmys. she was back stage with her mother and sister and others were on the carpet taking pictures of their family. the way they looked at each other and said, i love you, so amazing. >> amazing to see tracy morgan come out at the end of the show and see his sense of humor back too. how did he seem to you? >> i was in the media center the
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time he walked out on stage and nobody knew but all of a sudden the hush came over the media and you know that is something when the media gets quiet. one of the people from the emmys said, watch this, you're going to cry and there wasn't a dry boy. having him there was amazing. was. >> how they kept that a secret i'll never know and it was 106 degrees on the red carpet. >> gayle, it was crazy! it was crazy! >> nothing like sweating when you're all dressed up. thank you, kevin. we will bring you all of the big emmy moments this evening on "entertainment tonight" that is kevin's show. check your local listings. pope francis is coming to the u.s. for the first time in his life. we will remember other papal visits and show you why this pilgrimage will be more important than many of the others. that is next on "cbs this morning." i don't want to live with the uncertainties of hep c. or wonder...
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a literary star in every right and sold more than 500 million copies of her book worldwide and continued writing as long as she could. her latest novel is in stores in june. >> excellent. thank you. >> reporter: for more than 40 years, jackie collins gave remember readers an inside look at the lives of hollywood elite with characters driven by lust, power and greed. >> i wanted to divide the woman who was not a slut or a hooker and had her own true sexuality her things. >> reporter: collins described a wild child was thrown out of her all girls boarding school at the age of 15. >> my parents actually said to me one day, you know, it's reform school or hollywood. hollywood. following her older sister act res joan collins. that same year collins had a twice her age. >> that was a very short thing and he was my favorite movie star, and, you know, marlon is great. >> reporter: collins described
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writing as her lifelong passion jibing out pages in longhand and- she wrote some 30 best selling novels and several of which hit the big and small screens but controversy. barbara called her work nasty and filthy and disgusting. earlier this month collins referred to "people" magazine she had been diagnosed with stage iv breast cancer and only her three daughters knew. she told the magazine i did it my way as frank sinatra would say and no one has ever known until now that i should come out with it and now i want to save other lives. >> i know high readers$my readers on love what i do and they have fun with it and that is the most important thing. >> funeral services are being planned in the uk and the united states.
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farewell to my brave baby sister. i will love you and miss you . good morning. 8:25 on this monday morning. i'm mary calvi. breaking news to bring you. a cab driver shot and killed overnight in the bronx in what has been a violent weekend across the city. the 39-year-old was shot in the head in the belmont section just past 1:00 a.m. there's been ten shootings and eight people killed since saturday night. pope francis continues a historic visit three days ahead of his arrival to the u.s. the preparations are well underway. drivers with warned. manhattan street closures will cause traffic nightmares.
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street where the pope will be staying. happening today, former tennis star, james blake who was tackled by the police in a case of mistaken identity, he will be meeting with the police commissioner and the mayor. he was mistaken for another man who it later turned out was not involve in the crime either. the officer involved has been placed on desk duty, but blake wants to see him fired. >> reporter: tv chef sandra lee is talking about healing for the first time since breast cancer surgery. just after making an appearance at the emmys. she put up a picture of her and governor cuomo last night. she said the infection threw her for ad by the, and she needed to sit still physically and emotionally while she healed, and she thanked everyone for being supportive. time to check the forecast with john elliott. >> reporter: hi, everybody. pretty in the city. it will be breezy this afternoon. the wind out of the northeast
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partly cloudy still and 59. around the area, variety. absolutely. warmer in sayville, and 46 in walden. definitely feeling like the season should, and in fact, the anticipated high, 73, right where we should belong. nowhere near the the record. this big day in tropical history, the long island express hit in 1938. devastating hurricane. nothing in the tropics to report. 10degrees cooler today than we were saturday. remember? and then we have nice skies, more cloud cover to the south, and maybe a little bit of light rain or drizzle as well, and speaking of the shore, don't forget moderate rip current risk. high rip current risk for long island. high pressure is the driving force again to keep us dry for the most part. >> all right, john, thank you so much. we are back with another local update in 25 minutes.
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welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour from "nci new orleans" scott bakula is in our green room. they are getting into risky business this season. we will do a little time travel today and looking back to the classic series. you remember quantum leap? that is ahead. time to show you some of this morning's headlines around the globe. the telegraph in london reports on u2 cancelling a concert in stockholm. the globe arena was evacuated because of a show. reports say a gunman entered the
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arena after he claimed to be an off-duty police officer. they have rescheduled the concert for tuesday. "usa today" reports on the best way to boost brain power. a new study says it's through prove eating and not taking dietary splimts.upplements. researcher founss found eating leafy greens every day and eating serving vegetables each day and whole grains three times a day and using olive oil as primary cooking oil and eliminating cheese, butter and sweets. chip reid, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. this will be the tenth time a pope has set foot on u.s. soil for pope francis, of course, it will be his first. but this could be the most earth shaking of them all. >> on the ground.
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>> reporter: in 1965, pope paul vi made a historic landing in new york. he was cheered on by millions as he made his way through manhattan. >> the pope is in the general assembly hall. >> reporter: where he addressed the united nations and met with president lyndon johnson. the pope's enthusiastic reception was a sign of changing times. for many years anti-catholic sentiment had been widespread in the u.s., fueled in part by fears that a catholic american president would take orders from the vatican. that began to change when john f. kennedy affirmed his belief in the separation of church and state in a historic campaign speech in 192060. >> i do not church for my church in public matters and my church
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>> anticatholicism in a sense died with john kennedy. john kennedy became an american hero. so his assassination kind of, you know, put anti-catholicism to rest. >> reporter: more than a decade passed before another pope visited the united states in 1979, john paul, ii delivered 60 speeches and sermons the final stop in washington where he visited the white house by carter. >> own a devoutest president could invite the pope to come and visit the white house. >> reporter: was he well-received or was there some washington? >> the church was changing by that time and americans in general who were very anti-communist saw the pope and john paul as an ally of the united states against communism. >> reporter: in a 1987 tour of america, john paul, ii spoke on
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in san francisco he blessed catholic aids patients and in abortion. a message he continued to deliver in a 1993 address in denver and his final address in st. louis in 1999 where he visited with president bill clinton. in 2008 pope benedict xvith highlighted the sexual abuse priests in the united states. during a visit to the white house, president george w. bush in a lighter note. happy birthday to you >> reporter: he and first lady laura bush celebrated pope benedict's 81st birthday. as pope francis makes his way to washington, he will be making history as the first pope to address the u.s. congress. father reeves says his message could also ruffle some feathers. >> this pope is concerned about
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is he critical of libertyarian capitalism? he is not afraid of challenging people and sometimes when he challenges people, they get mad. >> reporter: do you expect him to challenge congress? >> i don't see how he can. >> reporter: according to a recent study the number of catholics in america has been steadily decreasing in recent years but they hope the visit by the pope francis will put that trend in the other direction. >> while church attendance has declined our new cbs poll says a stunningly positive assessment. if they can put more seats in the pews, i think that will please catholic leaders. >> people just like him. we are so excited. you want to be in the room wherever he is. thank you, chip. actor scott bakula is here this morning. fans got to know him as a time
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traveling physicist in a series that won him a golden globe in 1992. nci new orleans most watched new series. in tomorrow night's season premiere, they are along for a bomber on a new orleans bridge. here is a preview. >> there he is. >> got our suspect. jackson square. he is running! ncis! stop! get down! get down! he has got a gun! everybody, get down! easy. put the gun down. >> put the gun down!
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scott bakula is not going to tell us. >> i'm not. >> that would spoil it. let's talk about you, mr. bakula. since you're here, let's talk about you. >> we can talk about you, you if you'd like. >> that with be boring. >> i have heard comments but, right? i just happen to have them here! >> no, that's okay. that's okay. very boring stuff. let's talk about you because it says scott bakula is the best reason to watch and even root for a series. what makes you so great? go ahead and impress us, mr. ba baku bakula. >> do i have to follow that? can i stop there. >> what a great compliment to what you do and i hope you're having as much fun as you appear to be. >> i'm having a great time. we are shooting in new orleans every day. i have today off which is nice. part of the day, then i fly back tonight and get back to it tomorrow. you know, this part is a great part. obviously, the franchise has been so well received around the planet. >> were you nervous about coming on a franchise that had already been established? >> oh, yeah. >> joining it?
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i was wondering about that. >> i think that is always a hard thing. certainly something as successful as this, because there -- it's unprecedented in many ways. >> what do you think it is about this franchise has made it so enduring? >> i think people like the kind of show it is. for me, as a viewer, i like trying to solve mysteries, trying to figure out who did it. there is, obviously, there's lots of shows like this and on television right now. a great thirst for that. a little bit of escapism in it. and then these characters are great and they are fun to be with and fun to see how they handle this crazy intense work and then their life on the side. >> but nobody does it like "ncis." and new orleans. this is a city that gives you a lot to work it. >> it sure does, sure does. i had never been there until a couple of years ago and shot a movie down there and people said you'll come back. i said i've never been here my
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life and i don't know if i'll be back. i'm back and a couple of ladies on the crew, we told you! weird stuff going on down here because you're right, i'm back. fascinating to get to know the city and why it's so enduring and why people come back to it because you watch some of these events on screen and stuff like that and years ago. you sometimes when you're not there, you look and say, why would anybody return? and then i've spent the time there, and you get it. >> your character plays piano? is that right? >> yes. >> you play piano? >> i play piano. odd. isn't that strange? interesting that they would have picked clara netire clarinet. >> is that going to happen on the show? >> yeah. we have worked it in so i can play some piano. >> will you lay out the musical side of you? >> it's out. dr. john in the first episode that airs tomorrow night and
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great musicians from new orleans." perfect down. if you're bringing that out, that is the perfect place to do it. >> yes. my character actually buys an old run-down bar this year and we start refurbishing that so that is a place to potentially do more music so i'm very excited about it that. the music scene down there, as a musician to be in the place where jazz was born and to be around that environment, is breath taking to me all the time. >> what is your favorite thing to sing? because if i could do anything i would like to sing. i'm just a bad singer. >> what would you like to sing? are youing and asking me what style? >> yes. or if you'd like to show us. >> i'm a broadway musical theater guy but i also love all of the standards and so, you know, grew up listening to big bands and so i kind of love everything. and i love jazz. i've seen billie holiday singing
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and that was so nice. >> what place in your heart does "quantum leap" hold for you? people see you and say, i remember. >> i do remember. i do remember. it was a unique experience. kind of unprecedented. we ran for four and a half years. i wasn't on the set five days the rest of the time i was there first shot to the last shot. it was kind of a marathon every year to try to survive mentally and physically. but the exposure, the kinds of stories that we did what the show was about and it's longevity has been amazing to me. now we are in this world where people can see things, so i have children of fans coming to me all the time and saying, from russia saying, i saw this when i was a little girl in russia and my mother and father. >> we like it because you're a part of the cbs family me too. >> continued success. you can watch the season
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. this morning, there are hundreds of cruise ships at sea. only one of them off the coast of new england is making waves and history for women. kate mccue is on her maiden voyage at the helm of the
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14-day cruise with more than 2,000100 passengers and crew of 950. peter greenberg met this pioneer for a story you'll see only on "cbs this morning." >> reporter: 91,000 times sat still yesterday afternoon for a cruise in new england and canada. but what wasn't typical, who was in command. >> everyone has a stereotypical cal idea of a captain. i'm missing some pounds. i don't have entirely gray hair. i don't have a beard or a parrot, but i think when the guests meet me, they are pleasantly surprised. >> no parrot? >> no parrot. not yet. our miniwheel. mccue, this voyage has been 25 years in the making. what was it like for you to put the four stripes on? >> it was great. instantly recognizable by the guests. how are you? >> i read about this! >> some guests do a double take. >> reporter: they sort of whisper behind you? >> they do but when i hear the
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and go have a nice conversation with them. >> how are you? >> doing well. >> reporter: the 37-year-old is the first american woman to helm a cruise ship. her first day began at 3:30 in the morning with a nonstop series of inspections and checklists. making sure the cabins are ready. the galley is fired up. >> hello, everybody! >> reporter: the ride out to sea goes smoothly. >> and the wind will be pushing us south so we are going to be a little bit higher than usual. >> reporter: and, most happy. >> nice to meet you too. welcome on board. >> reporter: part of your job is public relations? >> the biggest part is safety and health on board. handshake? >> followed by a handshake. hi there. where are you from? >> reporter: like many captains before her she is following one maritime tradition. i notice the tattoo. >> every sailor has to have a tattoo, right? so this is mine. my anchor to keep me grounded
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and then i've got my compass rose and wheel to see where i'm going. >> reporter: kate wanted to command her own vessel when she took her first family cruise to the bahamas at 12. >> i told my dad i wanted to be a cruise director. the dad said the words that would change my life. he said you can do anything you want in the world, including drive the thing. >> reporter: she started as a cadet at the maritime academy in 1996 where men at the school outnumbered women 15-1. 19 years and ten ships later, she is now a master mariner, in charge of her own ship. when you finally got the word that you were becoming a captain, who did you tell first? >> i asked for special permission to tell my dad on father's day and when he finished the letter, he looked up at me and then he looked back down at the letter again and at me and he said, captain? tears were were streaming down his face. >> reporter: the moment isn't lost on her boss. lisa perlow.
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celebrity cruise line's first female executive. >> i hope it makes girls and women raise their hand and say, yeah, i'd like to do this do. >> reporter: the captain in cruise ships remains a provision still domed byinated by minute. >> i think this is the greatest job in the world. travel and meeting new people and getting paid for it and it's amazing. >> reporter: and being the boss. >> and become the boss. >> reporter: her husband works on the industry as but not on the same ship because kate says she can't be the captain at sea and at home. >> i love it. toot tu
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>> she is doing it all. a good show.
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>> feels like we just got started.
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watch our cbsn and see good morning. morning. i'm mary calvi. happening today a new jersey police officer involved in a deadly wrongway crash on staten island is facing charges in court today. pedro abad will plead not guilty when he is in court. in march he had a blood alcohol level 3 times the legal limit when he slammed into a tractor trailer killing a fellow linden officer and another man. with pope francis due in new york city on thursday, drivers with aware there will be traffic nightmares. the pope will be at u.n. in
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east harlem and madison square garden. the biggest impact will be east 72nd street where the pope will be stating. the stone wall tavern and adjacent park are on christopher street. senator gillibrand is seeking action by president obama. it was the scene of the 1969 uprising that helped to launch the gay rights movement. earlier this summer it was declared a new york city landmark. now to a check on the forecast. here's john elliott. >> hi, everybody. clouds in the area right now, 61, partly sunny, and winds out of the northeast at 8. the stronger winds will settle in, and we may be fiddling around, but no, no, no. 61 in the city, and more cloud cover to the south, and 73 your high today, right where we should be. nowhere near the record of 95, sun is set at 6:55, and there's
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going to be clouds. you see it right here, the vortex satellite and radar. the radar side, we could see light rain or drizzle south of the city this afternoon into tomorrow. there's an area of low pressure to the south, but there's a builtin ridge of high pressure, and it will serve to suppress the rain, but we will usher in dry conditions this week. >> john, thank you so much. our next newscast is at noon. we are always on at i'm mary calvi.
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