Skip to main content

tv   CBS Morning News  CBS  December 12, 2016 4:00am-4:30am EST

4:00 am
captioning funded by cbs it's monday, december 12th, 2016. this is the "cbs morning news." i don't know need to be told, chris, the same thing every day, every morning, same word. nothing has changed. let's go over it again. >> opting out. the president-elect declines daily intelligence briefings, while questioning the cia's conclusion russia worked to get him elected. >> it could be russia. i don't really think it is, but who knows? i don't know either. they don't know and i don't know. already this morning, a blast of wintry weather has grounded hundreds of flights. while the midwest is digging out, the northeast iski
4:01 am
breaking overnight. a conviction in the shooting death of former nfl player will smith. but it's not the verdict his family was hoping for. good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters here in new york. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. president-elect donald trump is dismissing reports that the russians interfered on his behalf in the presidential election calling the claims ridiculous. but lawmakers from both parties are calling for an investigation. the report could complicate the possible nomination of exxonmobil rex artificitillerso secretary of state. mr. trump says he does not need daily intelligence briefings because he is, quote, a smart person. >> reporter: president-elect donald trump holds more meetings at trump tower today as he continues to fill key posts in his administration. the development comes amidal
4:02 am
from a bipartisan group of senators for congress to investigate the cia's assessment that russia played a role in getting him elected. hours after president-elect donald trump publicly lashed out at the cia's assessment that russia intervened in the 2016 election. >> they have no idea. >> reporter: former ambassador to the u.n. john bolton a possible candidate for trump's deputy secretary of state also cast out on the claim. >> until we know more how the intelligence community came to this conclusion, we don't know what it is. >> reporter: the news was first reported friday night by "the washington post" after the cia shared secret intel with a group of u.s. senators. senior republican senator john mccain is among a bipartisan group of lawmakers calling for a congressional pr obe. >> facts are stubborn things. they did hack into this campaign. there is a whole lot of issues out there.
4:03 am
it requires an investigation. >> reporter: in an interview with fox over the weekend, mr. trump also dismissed the value of getting daily intelligence briefings. >> i don't have to be told the same thing and the same words every single day for the next eight years. >> reporter: and brushed aside concerns about nominating exxonmobil ceo rex tillerson as secretary of state. >> he is much more than a business executive. i mean, he is a world class player. >> reporter: if nomid, tillerson is expected t face trouble winning senate confirmation, given his close ties to russian president vladimir putin. among those expected to meet with mr. trump today, former presidential rivalries carly fiorina. >> we will talk to mike morrell on "cbs this morning" about charges that russia interfered in the u.s. presidential election. this morning china has
4:04 am
trump's latest comments about concerning the longstanding policy of one china. >> i fullynd the one china policy but i don't know why we have to be bound by a one china policy unless we make a deal with china having to do with other things, including trade. >> mr. trump already angered beijing by taking a phone call from taiwan's president. the first time an american president or president-elect has publicly spoken to a taiwanese leader in nearly four decade. the chinese government called the one china policy the basis of u.s./chinese relations. critics have accused mr. trump of tolerating anti-semitism but israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu said -- >> i know donald trump very well. i know him very well. i think his attitude for support is clear. he feels very warmly about the
4:05 am
jewish people and about the jewish people and no question about that. >> mr. netanyahu hopes to work with mr. trump to dismantle the nuclear agreement with iran. a nasty winter storm. winter storm warnings and advisories are posted across most of the northeast into new england. travel is a mess. more than 1,800 flights were cancelled yesterday and hundreds of flights today have already been cancelled. light to moderate snow is forecast into this morning. the first major snowstorm of the season. in detroit yesterday, a delta jet ended up in the grass as it was turning from the runway to the taxiway. no one was injured. chief meteorologist eric fisher of our boston station wbz says a surge of arctic air is on the way. >> reporter: sloppy storm system moving through the northeast this morning. snow on the northern end of it
4:06 am
side of it. as we watch the storm move through the area throughout the course of the day the snow will stack up across portions of new england and all of it is well off to the east by the time we headnto monthday night. over half foot of snow is likely across much of new england, especially the higher elevations. about 3 to 6 across southern new england and snow line around new york city. maybe a little bit of snow but most of it washed away by rainfall to be the issue for the morning drive. across the coast, not a lot of active weather for our monday as we kick off the week. still very cold across the upper midwest. a little milder across the southern states. then the big story this week we will be talking about another blast of arctic air. this one is going to point right across the upper midwest and east coast and arrives on wednesday and makes its way eastbound and friday sub zero windchills and record low temperatures and snow squalls along the way and recharging another blast of cold air the second half of this
4:07 am
for s news. the man who shot former new orleans saints player will smith was convicted of manslaughter. cardell hayes shot smith following a traffic incident in april. smith was popular in new orleans and his death stunned the city. a former teammate says the conviction offers little satisfaction. >> we got a lot of pent-up emotion and anxiety and a lot of different things. so at least to hear guilty in some sense, gives you some relief but at the end of the day, it's not a win. >> hayes was also convicted of attempted manslaughter for wounding smith's wife. he'll be sentenced february 17th and faces up to 40 years behind bars. overseas now. investigations into terrorist attacks in egypt and turkey. at least 38 died in a pair of bombings in turkey. this morning, turkish police arrested more than a hundred members of a kurdish militant
4:08 am
group and holly williams reports. >> reporter: a group, the kurd stan freedom falcons have claimed responsibility for this deadly attack which seems to have targeted police officers. 30 of those killed were members of the police force according to the turkish authorities. the first explosion in kabul, followed 45 second later by a suicide bomber detonating their device in a nearby park, according to turkish officials. turkish's deputy prime minister said the car bomb may have used 900 pounds of explosives and the blast could be heard from several miles away and follows a spate of devastating bombings over turkey the last year. some attributed to isis and others kurdish militants who were involved in a decades long conflict here. there was another lethal attack in cairo.
4:09 am
a bombing near the egypt shaun's main christian cathedral and killed 35, including children, and left dozens wounded. there has been no claim of responsibility so far. but islamic militants have targeted egypt's christian community in the past. >> that was holly williams reporting. coming up on the "morning news." casting call controversy. cadillac comes under fire for seeking real alt-right people and on "saturday night live," walter ta walter is tapped to head the dea. >> trust me. i know the dea better than anyone, inside and out.
4:10 am
jimmy dean sausage today from the fridge.cious fully cooked and ready in seconds.
4:11 am
which makes bill feel like completing the gazebo. prompting a celebration in lauri's backyard. with jimmy dean, good mornings lead to great days. rightabreva can heal itold sore, in as few as two and a half days when used heat t first sign. without it the virus spreads from cell to cell. only abreva penetrates deep and starts to work immediately to block the virus and prt otechealthy cells. you could heal your cold sore, fast, as fast as two and a half days when used at the first sign. learn how abreva starts to work tough it out, knock it out, fast. with abreva. mr. white, how did you get considered for this job? do you know donald trump? >> no, no. but i'm a big fan. i like his style. he acts first and then asks questions
4:12 am
>> ryan cranston revises his "breaking bad" character. he passed off walter white as the next head of the drug enforcement administration. cadillac is apologizing for alt-right casting call. and hacking allegations. those are some of the headlines on the morning newsstand. the "chicago tribune" reports the illinois republican party was told in june that it's e-mails had been hacked, but the fbi warning did not mention that the breech was part of a wider election plot. some of its e-mails were released to a site federal investigators have linked to russian hackers. the "los angeles times" reports a man is being held in connection with a stabbing of a worshiper saturday near a simi valley mosque. sheriff's deputies planned to charge him with hate crimes. police say the victim's wounds are nonlife-threatening. "the washington post" re
4:13 am
sought people to act as members of the alt-right movement. the listings that performers were needed for a cadillac commercial. the casting call said it was for an artistic spot capturing all walks of life of america. well, the automaker had nothing to do with it and the worker who placed the listing was fired. the "detroit free press" reports the awarding of a degree for a than officer killed on duty. colin rhodes patrolled wayne state university and attended the graduate school. he was just short of his masters when he was shot last month near the campus. his killer is still being sought. "sports illustrated" reports the proposal of a bill that would allow guns in washington state sports stadiums. that would include the homes of seattle's mariners and seahawks. both teams have strict no gun policies. still ahead, a health party. caught on video. deer turn up on a road
4:14 am
arizona in a festive site. on sk, and i'm going to draw mustaches on you all. using the pen instead of fingers, it just feels more comfortable for me. be like, boop! it's gone. i like that only i can get into it and that it recognizes my fingerprint. our old tablet couldn't do that. it kind of makes you feel like you're your own person, which is a rare opportunity in my family. (laughter) c'mohappy birthday! i survived a heart attack. i'm doing all i can to keep from having another one. and i'm taking brilinta. for people who've been hospitalized for a heart attack. i take brilinta with a baby aspirin. no more than one hundred milligrams as it affects how well it works. brilinta helps keep my platelets from sticking together and forming a clot. brilinta reduced the chance another heart attack. or dying from one. it worked better than plavix.
4:15 am
clots in your stent, heart attack, stroke, and even death. brilinta may cause bruising or bleeding more easily, or serious, sometimes fatal bleeding. don't take brilinta if you have bleeding, like stomach ulcers, a history of bleeding in the brain, or severe liver problems. tell your doctor about bleeding, new or unexpected shortness of breath, any planned surgery, and all medicines you take.
4:16 am
dozens of deer were out for a bit of a stroll on a highway west of phoenix working out, perhaps, for that big sleigh pulling job later this month? you never know. santa may need a sub. i think that is how rudolph got his job? not sure. on the cbs "moneywatch" now. mr. trump hold a tech summit and samsung tries to get back remaining note 7's. jill wagner is at the new york stock exchange with that and more. oil prices to the highest level in a year and a half after nonopec members will join opec in cutting production. u.s. crude jumped over 54 dlaa s barrel. investors anticipate the fed will raise interest rates at its december meeting. the dow gained nearly 587 points and s&p 60 points higher and nasdaq added 188 points for the week. on wednesday, president-elect trump plans to meet with
4:17 am
prominent silicon valley leader. jeff bezos and sheryl sandberg among those attending the meetings in new york. iran is buying 16.6 billion dollars in jets from boeing. the deal faces potential opposition in congress and the white house. the purchase of 80 passenger planes was made possible by last year's nuclear agreement that lifted most sanctions in iran. the boeing contract is the biggest u.s./iran deal since the iranian revolution in 1979. a boeing 787 dream liner will fly overseas. it will be the longest nonstop passenger route in the world. samsung is releasing a software update on december 19th
4:18 am
that renders the smartphones useless. the update prevents the phones from charging or making calls or sending messages. the idea is get everyone who still has the phone, which can ov overhelt a overheat and explode to turn them in. disney's "moana" was top at the box office. "office christmas party" was second in its debut week. and "fantastic feasts and where to find them" was third. >> jill wagner at the new york stock exchange, thanks a lot, jill. still to come, cold caps for cancer patients. a look at a new device to help women stop hair loss as they undergo chemotherapy.
4:19 am
we asked woman to smell two body washes andi prefer b. favorite. b. what was a... bath and bodyworks. and their favorite... suave. really? i am impressed. three fragrances preferred over bath and body works. i'm good.? i just took new mucinex clear and cool. what is this sudden cooooling thing happening?
4:20 am
new mucinex fast-max clear & cool. feel the menthol burst. and clear your worst cold symptoms. let's end this.
4:21 am
here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. many cancer patients lose their hair while trying to win the fight against the disease, but there is a new device that could change that. don champion reports. >> i was going through treatment here. >> reporter: karen dicken was diagnosed with breast cancer last year and underwent a double mastectomy and chemotherapy. like many women the idea of losing her hair during treatment was traumatic. >> i knew going forward that was going to be something very hard for me. i always had blond hair and thick. >> reporter: doctors at the cancer center in dallas told her about a new experimental scalp cooling device that could prevent hair loss. for 12 weeks, karen wore the
4:22 am
treatment, during treatment, and then for an hour after. >> it was very cold. it was almost like a brain freeze when i put that cap on me. >> you can taylor it to the individual patient. >> reporter: dr. john pippen says the cap cools the scalp to about 24 degrees fahrenheit and reducing blood flow. >> the follicles get child and it slows everything down and keeps the chemotherapy out of there. >> reporter: a new study presented at the san antonio breast cancer symposium shows the device prevented hair loss in over half the patients who used it. >> it was a gift. >> reporter: karen only lost about 5 prps % of her hair. >> to be able to go through that process and keeping my hair kept me positive and that is what pushed me through. >> reporter: the maker of the device is filing for fda clearance. don champion, cbs news, dallas. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," actor john goodman from "patriots day." i'm anne-marie green. this is the "cbs morning news."
4:23 am
it's just a cough.our cough, sfx: woman coughing you'd see how often you cough all day. and so would everyone else. robitussin 12 hour delivers fast, powerful cough relief that lasts up to 12 hours. robitussin 12 hour cough relief, because it's never just a cough. when are they leaving? grilled cheese and campbell's tomato soup go together like grandchildren and chaos. made for real, real life. and let roomba from irobot help with your everyday messes. roomba navigates your entire home. cleaning up pet hair and debris for up to 2 hours. which means your floors are always clean. you and roomba, from irobot. better. together.
4:24 am
delsym helpswhich means, impulse to cough for 12 hours. you're controlling your cough on your morning commute. and later when you're joking with beth... even when most cough medicines stop, delsym is still working. delsym. the #1 12-hour cough medicine.
4:25 am
it's a yellow weather alert day. plus, if you have a flight to chicago, check with your airline. they are getting pounded by a winter storm. o'hare, thousands of flights delayed, midway as well.
4:26 am
neighborhood says enough is enough already as they report one neighbor for her, what they're calling excessive christmas cheer. some grinches there or what? >> right. but first, melissa nord. >> good morning. in the metro area, just going to be a cold rain. but the communities far north of the metro up to frederick, hagerstown, back to the west, a little bit of freezing rain mixing in this morning. we can see where the freezing rain is verses the plain rain from the temperatures. leesburg, also above freezing. but you be to hagerstown, frederick, some slick spots possible. some slick spots on the roads will be a possibility. we will look at future track and talk about when we dry out later today coming up in just a bit. police are on the scene of
4:27 am
they shut down a couple blocks. if you are in the 1000 to 1100 block at northwest, while they continue to investigate, you will see slow traffic, massachusetts and north of there, o street in the southbound lanes as well. on 395, there is construction southbound when you pass by little river turnpike, three lanes are closed. >> thank you. some breaking news from overnight out of louisiana. the man who shot and killed a former nfl player will smith has been found guilty of manslaughter. he is now also guilty of attempted manslaughter for shooting his wife. she was weeping in the courtroom as the verdict was announced. he is now facing up to 40 years in prison. an 85-foot tall pile of trash that caught fire last week is still burning in
4:28 am
montgomery county. it will probably be burning for a few more days. >> but first, this story that was also breaking overnight. police are investigating a murder in northwest d.c. this happened after 9:00 last night on 32nd street. police found a man shot to death in a jaguar. we are waiting for more and if police have any leads on the killer. again, back to the story out of louisiana. excuse me, the montgomery county trash fire. that's the incinerator where it is. county crews say the pick-up as far as trash is not affected. the news this monday starts right now. if you are headed out the door this morning, you will want to make sure you are
4:29 am
prepared. that means you need your jackets and umbrellas. freezing rain could be moving through the region. i'm jan jeffcoat. >> and if you're stepping outside with the dog, there's a bite in the air. i'm mike hydeck. and meteorologist melissa nord standing by with the time line. good morning. >> good morning to you at home. showers will be a problem for the morning commute but in the metro area, it's rain showers. not freeze rain. you can see here as we loop things out on first alert doppler. see how the pink colors are showing up. that's the radar picking up on the temperatures that are sitting at or close to the freezing mark. so temperatures in the metro running in the upper 30s. but northward, that's where temperatures are cooler. freezing rain advisory continues for 10:00 a.m. this morning. there will be rain showers on and off throut
4:30 am
and by the afternoon, we dry out. 42 in d.c. highs make it to the low to mid-50s. we will look at really cold air headed this way later this week coming up. we have a police investigation going on, a few more details about it. it's a shooting investigation north of massachusetts avenue. on 13th street in northwest or l street in northwest, watch out for closures. we are seeing some slow traffic on massachusetts. not significant delays in the area. o street as well seeing slow downs. they think the victim will survive. >> thank you. right now, police in prince william county need your help. they are trying try -- they are trying to find the man on the screen. he was apparently involved in a shooting according to police. please call police if you have information that could lead


info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on