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♪ it's tuesday, december 27th. it's 2016. this is the "cbs morning news." political dustup. president obama says he could have won a third term. to that, president-elect says no way. mall chaos, fights and fireworks, and people running for safety and forced the evacuation of several malls around the country. oh, that ain't good. thousands of travelers are still trying to make it home after a winter storm shut down roads and
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good morning, from the cbs 57 newsroom at cbs headquarters in new york. good to be with you. i'm meg oliver in for anne-marie green. this morning, there's a new bone of contention between president obama and president-elect trump, mr. obama said had he run again wednesday mr. trump, he would have won. not so, says the president-elect suggesting will obama's record would have prevented him from winning. roxana saberi is here. >> mr. trump took to twitter to disagree. this follows a series of rare public confrontations between the outgoing and incoming administrations. >> reporter: in a hypothesis presidential race, president-elect donald trump says there's no way he would lose to president obama, citing jobs, isis and obamacare as t
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reasons on twitter. the comment came in response to a podcast interview the president gave to a former senior adviser suggesting the contrary. >> i'm confident if i would have run again and articulated i could have mobilized the majority of people to rally behind it. >> reporter: mr. president-elect trump weighing in on a number of foreign policy issues before officially takes office. >> abstention. >> reporter: yesterday, he blasted the united nations as, quote, a club for people to have a good time, days after the u.s. voted to condemn the israel settlement. trump has also signaled a break with decades of longstanding nuclear policy and nuclear weapons citing the united states needs to expand its nuclear capability. and mr. trump is seriously defending his charitable foundation in a series of tweets saying he maintained the foundation never used
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for salaries or other expenses and that 100% was given to charity. mr. trump's foundation has been under investigation in the state of new york citing that the foundation may have been used for his personal benefit. mr. trump announce head will be shutting down his foundation but the new york attorney general's office says he can't do that until the investigation is complete. meg. >> roxana saberi here in new york. thank you. coming up on "cbs this morning," we'll talk about the u.s. resolution demanding an end of israeli settlements with ian bremmer. a global political. a number of shoppers at area mall has to take cover after a string of fights broke out last night. fights and disturbances from reported malls from long island, new york, to texas. at some, there were false reports of gunfire. a fight among about ten teens broke out at a mall in
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there were several arrests, but the scene was the same outside of cleveland that seemed to have been organized on social media. seven people were injured during a fight at a mall on long island. today, a significant storm will impact the pacific northwest, including heavy snow and strong winds. but folks in the northern plains to the great lakes are trying to recover from a holiday storm that decented travel. bendy gillette reports. >> reporter: dangerous weather conditions shut down the airport in minot, north dakota at least until tuesday. heavy winds also closed expressways there both north and south dakota for several hours. some were covered in ice. motorists were warned to stay off the roads. shovellers in bismarck uncovered difficulty, while snowblowers got a hardy workout. >> i think i
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this since i owned a snowblower. >> reporter: gusty winds some as high as 66 miles an hour affected takeoff at landing. >> super bumpy, we got a little motion sickness. >> reporter: chicago's midway airport led the nation in flight delays. it's a different story in lansing, michigan, where it's downright warm. the state capital broke a 125-year-old temperature record monday. wendy gillette, for cbs news, new york. overseas, one of the flight recorders from the russian jet that crashed into the black sea was recovered this morning. it was found about a mile from shore. the site located a beacon of a modern version. all 92 people on board are believed dead after the jet crashed shortly after taking off sunday from the russian city of sochi. this morning, russia grounds
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154 jets until the reason is determined. in hawaii, japanese prime minister shinzo abe will become the first japanese prime minister to visit the u.s.s. memorial in pearl harbor. he will join president obama at the historic arizona memorial. abe will not apologize for the attack. the visit comes six months after mr. obama became the first sitting american president to visit hiroshima, site of the first u.s. atomic bombing. five inmates who broke out of a jail in eastern tennessee have been captured. a sixth remains on the run. david fazier had been in cust today for aggravated robbery and possession of a weapon. he is considered dangerous. the fifth broke out of jail early christmas morning by removing a toilet and going through a wall behind it.
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this year may go down as one of the worst years for drunk driving deaths. an average 28 people a day have been killed in dui accidents. kris van cleave talked to a woman who understands all too well the pain a drunk driver is cause. >> it must be a moment you think about all the time. >> constantly. >> reporter: christine alexander knows the pain a drunk driver can cause because she was one. when you got in the car that night, did you know how intoxicated you were? >> no. >> reporter: did you shouldn't drive? >> i didn't think i was that intoxicated. i thought i was fine to drive. >> reporter: that night in 2004, she had a blood alcohol level twice the legal limit. driving home from the bar she crashed into her boyfriend's motorcycle. he died she went to jail. in 2016, 265 people
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alcohol-impaired crashes. an increase from the year before. 2016 could be even deadlier. >> if you're drinking, don't drive. >> reporter: national highway traffic administrator. >> we have seen increases we have not seen in 15 years, it's tragic. >> reporter: why do you think? >> that's what we're still trying to figure out. >> reporter: nhtsa uses sernss to determine a driver's blood alcohol level, if it's too high, the car won't start. for christine alexander, it's too late. >> every waking moment you relive it, you can't take it back. >> reporter: virginia is planning to start testing the drunk driving technology next year. the system can be offered as an optional feature in new cars by 2020. kris van cleave, cbs news, washington.
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news" colombia crash investigation. new information in the crash of soccer team.ying a brazilian and thousands of people attend a girl's birthday party after an invitation goes viral. this is the "cbs morning news."
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colombian officials say the plane had no fuel and the engine shut down. the pilot failed to notify air traffic control before it was too late. the plane was flying nearly 1,000 pounds overweight and higher than the recommended altitude. >> the los angeles times reports on the death of pioneering astrophysicist vera reuben. he's best known for uncovering evidence of dark matter in the 1970s. she's credited for groundwork for the theory. rubin was 83 years old. the philadelphia inquire rer report os a rationally charged tweet by a professor. a professor wrote all i want for christmas is white genocide. maher who is white said it was not. bbc news said cheetahs
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heading towards extinction. new reports estimate there are 7100 left in the wild. the world's fastest animals are in trouble partly because they come in contact with humans. and the miami herald says thousands showed up for a mexican girl's 15th birthday party. ruby abero's father posted a facebook video saying everyone was invited to the bash in la jolla, mexico. take a look at that. the post went viral and many people took it literally. people from across mexico made the trip. happy birthday. a breach, sony is turned in again by hackers. th time, false information about a pop star.
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jill wagner is at the new york stock exchange with that and more. happy holidays. good morning, jill. >> happy holidays. it's likely to be a light trading week for the holidays. the dow is still flirting with the 20,000 mark for the week. the dow gained 87 points the s&p finished 5 points higher, the nasdaq gained 24. holiday spending is expected to exceed $1 trillion this season. that's a 4% increase from last year, according to forbes. the expected increase per shopper is 8%. about 80% use mobile devices for shop ir. iran is paying half price for the 80 passenger jet from boeing. boeing says the plane is worth $18.6 million but because of the options on the contract, iran will pay about $8 billion for the plane. the jet purchased is the single
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company since the 1979 revolution. one of sony's twitter accounts has been attacked. someone falsely tweeted that britney spears is dead. but she's alive and well. the wnba is offering a security app for its players to play overseas in the off-season. about 60 wnba players play for teams russia, turkey, china and other countries during the off-season as a way to supplement their wnba salaries. the app will allow players to communicate directly with league security officials if they feel threatened or in danger. and starbucks is launching three new drinks this new year. they're called the tuxedo collection. the tuxedo mocha, the tuxedo chocolate and the twirl of whi
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through january 1st. stylish may to ring in the new year, meg. >> jill wagner at the new york stock exchange. straight ahead, solid gold salute. we'll check out the olympic gymnast whose shot is being voted female athlete of the year. but no matter what path i take, i go for my best. so if there's something better than warfarin, i'll go for that too. eliquis. eliquis reduced the risk of stroke better than warfarin, plus had less major bleeding than warfarin. eliquis had both. don't stop taking eliquis unless your doctor tells you to, as stopping increases your risk of having a stroke. eliquis can cause serious and in rare cases fatal bleeding. don't take eliquis if you have an artificial heart valve or abnormal bleeding. while taking eliquis, you may bruise more easily... and it may take longer than usual for any bleeding to stop. seek immediate medical care for sudden signs of bleeding, like unusual bruising.
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here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. ♪ ♪ ♪ we are the champions we are the champions ♪ gymnast simone biles has a new honor to add to her accomplishments. she's named the associate press athlete of the
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biles got four gold medals and a bronze at last year olympics. the dallas cowboys have seal stole the playoff momentum of the detroit lions. cowboys wide receiver dez bryant scored to touchdowns and first touchdown pass. the cowboys are vying for first place with the green bay packers in the nfc north. hundreds of workers are working to prepare for the historic rose parade in california. the event has taken place more than a year for more than a century. it will move through pasadena next monday. volunteers are prepared to work around the clock to get 44 floats done. >> on the 31st, if we're not done, we'll go through the entire night until the 1st. >> reporter: you don't sleep, just get it done. >> were zbl we just get it done. >> reporter: par
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drying out fruit which will be used on the float. the rose bowl parade will follow. and a sailor smashes a worl record. he was greeted with cheers monday at a french port. the frenchman completed a solo nonstop sailing trip around the world in 49 days, 3 hours, 9 minutes and 38 seconds. congrats. coming after your local news on "cbs this morning," kennedy center honoree john henley. i'm meg oliver. this is the "cbs morning news."
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reacts to an interview where president barack obama said he would have won if he was allowed to seek a third term. and go cowboy. what? yes, the redskins have to root for their arch riels so they can make the play-offs but will it be enough? >> we will see. but first, we are flirting with spring. >> people who like warm temperatures, you walk outside and you're like, it's amazing out there because it is in the 50s. along with the warm temperatures comes winds and some showerthat will be around, especially the first part of the morning commute. but we are starting off dry at 4:26. the capitol right now, 57 degrees. but winds out of the south, southwest to about 30 miles per hour. we're all in the 50s. frederick in the 40s. everybody else in the mid-50s this morning. but first alert doppler, these
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this morning. especially by 6:00 a.m. it does turn cooler. we will talk about the numbers coming up. >> yeah, doesn't feel too bad. unfortunately, the beltway, we have two different problems. one opp on the topside of -- one on the topside of the beltway. the left lane is blocked. there are fire crews out there and they are work to clear that. no real delays but we will see some as you head southbound on georgia. on the inner loop of the beltway, little river turnpike, that area, there is a disabled vehicle on the right-hand side. you have to work your way around that. stay left to get by. >> thank you. now to disturbing developments out of chicago where a handful of families are planning for funeral instead of new year's. >> violence keeps happening. nearly 50 people were shot over the holiday weekend, that includes a family christmas party on the south side of chicago. two people were killed, several wounded
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related. there have been more than 700 murders in chicago this year. by comparison, 129 in d.c. that's down 19% from 2015 a two- day cording to the police -- 2015 according to the police department's website. rescue teams have found the flight recorder of the plane that crashed sunday. all 92 people are believed to have died after it went down minutes after take-off. state television shows footage of rescue workers on a boat carrying a container with a bright orange object cofered in water -- object covered in water. the japanese prime minister will be at the site of the japanese attack on pearl harbor. they'll play respects to the uss arizona. president barack obama visited six months ago where the united states dropped the
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bomb. and that's a quick look at what's going on. right now, police find the body of a missing local actress and yoga instructor who has been missing since christmas day. we are live with what we are learning from police at the scene. i am mikea turner in for jan jeffcoat. >> i'm mike hydeck. we do have our eyes on the skies and on the roads. ellen bryan has time saver traffic. but melissa nord, 60? >> feels good. >> yeah, it's like 57 out. there and we will make to it the 60's easily this afternoon. but it comes as a price, it's breezy and we have showers that will impact parts of the morning commute. but a lot of people off work after the long holiday weekend. so we are not putting the yellow weather alert because of the amount of showers, it's not going to be
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look at that, 71. we are at 57 here in d.c. 56 in fredericksburg. there's a look at the showers that will be entering later today. they're around 6:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m. and then sunshine late today and we're in the 60s. you talked about people being off work today. nowhere more evident than on the roads. we will see what happens today. we have a couple incidents out early. maybe if you are heading to work. the outer loop of the beltway, between there and connecticut, watch out for fire crews on the left-hand side. and on the outer loop by gallows adro heanotr disabled vehicle. no real back ups. route 28 southbound between there and old road, you will notice a closure for an accident that happened about an hour ago. >> thank you. we are following breaking news this hour. new developments in the disappearance of a local actress and yoga instructor. >> her car was found at a local cvs and


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