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captioning sponsored by cbs >> dubois: hermine's kout blow. >> i can't see! >> dubois: florida's first hurricane in 11 years knocks out r for hundreds of thousands, then starts aol trek up the east coast, 43 million peop in its p tonight, what hillary clinton told the f.b.i. in its criminal investigation of her e-mails. aormerolge swimming star getsut of pri after serving just three months forexual assault. new photos reveal the wounds he receivedhat night.and chloe'siar show and tel >> whabrought me here today to
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>>ub steve hartman will tell later in th show. this is the "cbs evening n with scoel >> dubois: good evening. scott is off tight. i'urice . the east with a deadly storm. hermine made landfalth morning in northern florida as a hurricane, first to hit that state since 2005. a man was killed by a fallen tree. tonight, hermi is a tropical with torrential rain, damaging wind, and dangerous seas. we have a team onmine's trail beginning with omar villafranca in port richey, florida. >> rorter: hurricane hermine barreled into the sunshine state around 2:00 a.m. this morning. the deadly storm floodednte neighborhoods. wind gusts of up to 80 miles per hour snapped trees, onf which fell on top of a homes,
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nearly 30000 people lost power, with power lines down in most of the state. >> i don't know the condition of my house. i t ow if it's flooded or if it isn't. it'seay, really, really bad. like, i've nevereen it this bad before. >> reporter: here in bo paske, 18 people hado be rescued from the rising waters which barely receded in some places. emergency management crews have been out all day. nocco. whato you tell people when e's more wat on the way? >> we tell people first and forest, evacuate, ge o o here, and then just try to go to higher ground. >> reporter: to give you an idea of how fast this water can move, about an hour ago, this part of the street was completely dry. now, the water is up to my knees, and there is more rain in the forecast. >> reporter: i'm mark
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y across the seast overnighth 80-mile-per-hour winds and crashing surf before making its way up the atlantic coast. on skittaway island in savannah, a possible tornado strike spned by the storm a nmeshisdi. ha nteighbor tom wwode. >> rumble,ike as t s a freight train, and then itas ne. it lbiower just came through and mowed trees. >> reporter: ifermine strengthens again over the atlantic, up to 1 ihes of rain could fall in southeastern and mid-atlantic states over the weekend, cities like charleston, south carolina. charleston mayor john tecklenburg. >> we're taking this storm very seriously. we are expecting serious winds, serious rainfall that can lead to flash flooding, trees being down, utilities being down. >> reporter: it's blustery
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wind gustsf up to 50 miles per ho proof tha hermine still packs a punch. >> dubois: eric fisher is chief meteorologist at our cbs station in boston, wbz. he's on the beach awaiting the storm. eric, what's next? >> reporter: maurice, coastal communitieses from here in new england down to the mid-atlantic watching hermine's progress very carefully this weekend. there's a big complicating factor with this storm. so today, it's been moving very quickly across the southeast, a big area of high pressure builds oaf the top of the storm. that closes the escape hatch, if you will, it can't get out to sea. so it slowz down and it stars. in fact, if continue drifts back to the west as we head into the day on sunday, at the same time, reintensifying and maybe becoming a hurricane again as it nears the jersey shore. it's not just this weekend but into monday, into tuesday, into wednesday, and thursday. it will drift offshore, really churning up the ocean and
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the bottom line is from mid-atlantic to new england, significant beach erosion, some marqm coastal floogz possible, especially in new jy. mauric it might be the worst flooding since sandy i 1220. >> dubois: meteorologist eric fierg foright from boston. thank you. ravehermin pl the moreha arenghi weekend.ans who mirlineare anging flights affected by the storm. on the roads, drivers are paying theow since 2004, an average of $2.22 a gallon. on the the eve of the holiday, the f.b.i. released 58 pages of documents on its now-closed criminal investigation o of hillary clinton's use of private e-mail servers while she was secretary of state. here's julianna goldman. >> reporter: during her three-and-a-half-hour interview on july two, f.b.i. investigators showed hillary clinton classified e-mails from her personal account while
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clinton didn't recall receive anything e-mails she thought should not be on an unclassified system and repeatedly said she relied on state officials to use their bestudgment when handling classified information. asked what "c" referred to one did not know and could only speculate it was referencing paragraphs marked in alphabetical order. she questioned the classification level, and said she saw the e-mail as a condolence call. >> good morning. >> reporter: days later, the f.b.i. intentionally mishandled clsified information, but director james comey was sti critical. >> they were extremely careless. >> reporter: today, the clinton campaign said the "materials made clear why the justice department believed there was no basis to move forward." but donald trump seized on the rare release of f.b.i. documents saying, "i really don't understand how she was able to get away from prosecution." while investigators said cyber attackers tried to gain access
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found no evidence they were successful, but it coun't conclude that the information on hererver wasn't compromised. in part, because they didn't have access to the13 smartphones the report found clinton may have used. clinton's lawyers said they couldn't locate them. one aide recalled two times where he destroyed old mobile devices by breaking them in half or hitting them with a hermine. the documents will also certainly give ammunition to trump and his supporters who have been questioning clinton's health. she told investigators, maurice that she couldn't recall every briefing she received at the end of her tenure, in part because clinton was working less after her concussion andsubsequent blood clot. >> dubois: not only are trump linton disliked by many americans, a new poll today shows ma voters are afra of them. take a look. 80% of trump supporters say they'd feel scared if clinton won, and 62% of clinton supporters say they'd feel scared if trump won.
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tomorrow, he will try to change that. here's dean reynolds. >> reporter: great faith ministries international is one of detroit's most prominent black churches, and bishop wayne jackson will intervw donald trump tomorrow to set of test his sincerity of his recent outreachf african americans. he gave the "detroit free press" a preview. >> i will ask are you a racist? that's that's what so many >> reporter: that interview won't be seen for at least another week, and when it is, it will be aired on the bishop's local tv show. trump will also visit jackson's congregation that has about 3,000 members, though it's unclear if he will address them. according to the "new york times," the trump campaign has left little to chance in the q & a. >> look at my african american over here. look at him.
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white rallies with an unusual mix of sympathy and impatience. >> you are living in poverty. your schools are no good. you have no jobs. what the hell do you have to lose? >> reporter: that kind of message from the man who led the birther movement against the first african american president has rubbed some people the wrong way. keith owens is the senior edir of the "michigan chron capitol hill" an african american newspaper here has there been much community reaction to trump's visit? >> very much, very strongly, and i think most of it hasn't been too positive. >> reporter: why do you think that is? >> they think it's a joke. they know trump, the things he has said and the things he's stood for and they're using detroit as a prop. >> reporter: bfn jackson said he understands the concerns of the community, but stresses tomorrow will be an engagement with trump, maurice, not an endorsement. >> dubois: dean reynolds in
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four debates to begin in just over three weeks. each of the major broadcasts and cable networks will be represented. ne quijano will moderate the debate between viceresideia candidates tim kaine and mike pence. former stanford swimmer brock turner was released from prison today. turners was convicted of sexually assaulting an uncan conscious woman at the iv when he was sentenced to just six months. he served half of that. john blackstone is in san jose. >> reporter: at 6:00 a.m., brock turner walked out of the santa clara county jail into a crowd of cameras, reporters, and protesters. >> loser! >> reporter: turner said nothing as he climbed into the the backa waiting vehicle. county sheriff laurie smith opened his cl to cameras, saying he got hate mail. >> we're done with him.
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no >> reporter: newly released phos obtain by nbc news show turner's injuries the he sexually assaulted a woman behind a dumpster. he could have gone to prison for six years. instead, he was sentenced to just six months by judge aaron perski, himself a stanford graduate graduate and lacrosse player. outside jail perski to be removed from the bench. >> judge perce key spent over backwards to grant turner probation. his victim did not receive justice. >> his victim, who remains anonymous, brought nationwide attention to the case where a searing letter she read in court, contingent turner, "one night of drink category ruin two lives, you and me. you are t cause, am the
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off-mp trip. experience in the letter from turner's victim. >> i have been completely blown away by how muche national discourse has changed becau the powerful words of the survivor in this case. >> reporter: turner is now expected to return to his home in ohio where he will have to register as a sex offender and spend three years on probation. the recallampan against judge pery, is running i opposition. 40 law school professors are among those, maurice, who call it a threat to the rule of law. >> dubois: there were layoffs yesterday at america's largest veterans' charity. wounded warrior project cut the executive staff by 50%. it is one of the several changes tlinedy the new c.e.o. his predecessor was forced out afte a cbs news investigation that raised questions about how the charity was spending millions in donations. here's chip reid. >> i'll be damned.
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hardworking americans' money, and drink it and waste it. >> reporter: iraq war veteran eric millet quit his job with wounded warrior project, denouncing what he saw as lavish spending on staff parties and executive salaries. >> it was extremely exaf grant-- dinners and alcohol. >> reporter: other former employees were so searful of retaliation they asked us not to show their faces. >> a lot of the warriors they saw needed mental health treatment. they don't get that from wounded >> reporter: after an intnal investighe bf directorsho had made flamboyant entrances at staff parties, fo focusing too much on fund-raising, rather than veterans' programs. >> i'm very lucky andhonored to be here. >> reporter: six weeks, litenantal lengton, whoght in afghanistan and ira became c.e.o., and this wk on "c th nnou a series of changes and promised transparency.
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fos,urbestrts tevery nickel of y dwoarn dollar. >> reporter: wounded warrior project says it has also banned extravagant staff parties and will increase investment in mental health care. >> we're doubling down on those efforts pause, indeed, that need is great and growing. >> reporter: donations to woundarrior project have reportedly been down significantly ever since we exposed their extravagant spending. now, maurice, theew management hopes the changes they're mg will hel convince the public that they are back on track. >> dubois: chip id in washington. and we want to not that an executf cbs corporation sits on the board of wounded ior project. coming up next, mother teresa about to become a saint, but it's not without controversy. i d about con-tists commtingedfraud... it made me so mad i wanted to give them the old one-two
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death, albanian nun will be declared a saint. seth doane is in rome. >> reporter: she was a savior to the poor and revered by popes and presidents, queens and princesses. standing less than five feet tall, mother teresa was seen as a giant among those she served. the so-called "sawnt of the gutters "spent nearly half a century helping the dying and destitute and was awarded the nobel peace prize for her w mother teresa's missionaries for charities, henley gonzales saw a darker side. saw thingses like nuns washing needles with tap water and reusing them on patients. i saw patients dying without proper diagnosis. >> reporter: today, gonzalez runs his own aid group in kolkata, india, and is a vocal opponent of mother teresa's organization, pushing it for more financial transparency and better care. >> i think people don't
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mother traita's hospice. >> t home for the dyingisn't a hospital. it's a home, where we took in those who had nowhere else to go. >> reporter: conroy knew mother teresa for 11 years and wrote two books about the woman who she says inspired her to reach out and caor those who have no one. >> millions of lives throughout the world were toued by her for 50 years, you know. and we felt she was a saint all along. i personally looked at her like "mother." i would say, "i love you, mother." i can't help it. >> reporter: and now mother teresa will be officially known calcutta. maurice, this is a woman who it was revealed in letters seen aftehe dth struggled with her own faith and her relationship with god. >> dubois: seth doane in rome tonight. ene come back in just a moment, trapped for nine days, an earthquake survivor walks free on all four legs.
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day, "keep your hands off things." show him what you was doing. >> reporter: that's when chloe up.mething snynd picke her dad was mad. >> but when i flipped it over, i noticed that it said, "barcelona, 1992." at this was that olympic gold medal. >> new at 6:00, the theft of an olympic gold medal caught on video. >> reporter: like everyone else in olympic canoeist who hads gold medal stolen from his car. that canoeist, joe jacobi. first of all, what are you doing carrying this thing around? >> i hadn this medal i'm very casual with it. yokind have to beif your goal is to e >> reporter: indeed, joe's medal d been one of the most shared on the planet. everyone he met got a chance to hold it. thanks to the smiths-- >> i want to show you something.
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medal. >> reporter: on monday, joe took the medal tooe's school. it pretty beat up now, but joe actually likes ibett. he says it now has a better story and a much better mor. what brought me here today to talk to your class wa act of character, and this is what chloe and her familydid. >> reporr: lead us back to the chochee. since returning the medal, cloay and joe have be friends. this is their second trip down the ver, and they plan on many more because joe may have lost an olympic medal, he has clearly found somethi gold. steve har, "on the road" in atlanta,georgia. >> dubois: solid gold. that is the cbeningews. as we begin our 54th year half-hour evening news broadcast. for scott pley i'm maurice dubois. ve a gd and fe holiday
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>> judge judy: what kindf dog was it that you bred? >> i havfu-bed registered king corso. >>udge judy: so, you used your dog as stud? >> yes. >> announcer: dog breeders hound each other. >> judge judy: what you're saying is that he agreed to give you $800. >> the agreement was never for money. it was for two puppies. >> announcer: then bad luck or a horribleie? >> judge judy: what happened with the litter? >> every pup died. >> judge judy: do you ve any proof you are about toer you are about toer the courtrooof judge judith sheindlin. the courtrooof juanita phillips is suing michael stevens for an unpaid ud fee forere king corso. >> byrd: order! all rise! this is case number 58 on the calendar in the matter of

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