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it's tuesday, june 27th, 2017. this is the cbs morning news. the white house issues a warning to syria as the trump administration reveals the regime may be planning another chemical attack. >> remember, this capitol does not belong to the senators. this capitol doesn't belong to congress. this is the people's house. >> democrats make a late night appearance on the steps of the u.s. capitol to protest the proposed gop health care bill. wildfires surge in the western u.s. firefighters are bng
high winds and evacuated homeowners are hoping for the best. captioning funded by cbs good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs headquarters here in new york. good to be with you. last night the trump administration issued a stern threat to syria over a possible chemical weapons attack. we're here in new york for the details on that. >> the worning to syria and its president came as the white house claimed it had potential evidence that syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack. in a statement the white house warned if mr. assad conducts another mass murder attack using chemical weapons he and his military will pay a heavy price. the white house said the preparations were similar to those taken before an attack in april in rebel held territory that killed nearly 1
including men, women and children. victims exhibited signs of suffocation, con resulvulsions. after the white house statement the u.s. ambassador to the u.n. competed, any further attacks done to the people of syria will be blamed on assad and his allies, russia and iran. the u.s. air strike was the first direct american attack on the syrian government and the toughest u.s. action in the six-year syrian civil war. earlier this month the u.s. military also shot down a syrian jet. >> some ominous news. thank you so much, hannah. well, the senate republican
support. it faces potential defeat tomorrow in an expected vote to formally begin debate. the measure would decrease the budget deficit by $321 billion by 2026, but tens of millions would lose their insurance. seth lemon is in washington. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. right now the countdown is on. the clock is ticking until lawmakers july 4th week long recess and senate leadership, they still have not secured enough votes to pass this bill. that means it may be time for deal making if republicans want to push it through. democrats joined demonstrators on capitol hill protesting the senate health care bill. >> there is a moral moment. this is not a political moment. >> reporter: after the release of a report from the nonpartisan congressional budget office the report says the new legislation will cause 22 million more americans to lose coverage by
over the house version. >> this cbo report should be the end of the road for trump care. republicans would be wise to read it like a giant stop sign. >> reporter: according to the cbo the biggest drop in coverage would come next year when 15 million more people would be uninsured primarily because the penalty for not having insurance would be eliminated. there would also be a net reduction of more than $300 billion in the deficit. that would be mostly due to reduced spending on medicaid. >> it's based on assumptions. makes an assumption that i think is flawed. >> reporter: they've been pushing for a vote as early as this weeblg. at least a handful of republicans have said a vote is premature. >> i won't proceed to it until it changes. >> reporter: others are worried about how leadership will try to get the votes they need. >> the best way to lose me on this bill is to start buying people off. >> reporter: with democrats all
can only afford to lose two of their own for the bill to pass. senate democrats plan to speak out against the bill at several press conferences today. a group of republicans will discuss the bill at mike pence's home. protests are expected on capitol grounds throughout the day. >> thank you so much, seth. a limited version of president trump's ban on travel for six mostly muslim countries goes into effect thursday morning. the sup proem courea -- supreme to reinstate the bill partially. >> reporter: president trump responded good, thank you, very good to a reporter asking for his reaction to the high court's ruling. earlier he tweeted, very grateful for the 9-0 decision. we must keep america safe. in an unsigned opinion, the
preserving national security is an urgent objective of the highest order. now the federal government can deny visas to person people from six majority muslim countries. but the court also said people who have a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the united states such as a close family member, a position at an american company or admission to a university will be allowed to enter the country. >> for somebody to be able to visit as a tourist, then they would have to establish some sort of u.s. connection either to an individual that's here or to somebody who -- or to some entity. >> reporter: the ban is expected to take effect within 72 hours. the department of homeland security said implementation will be done professionally, with clear and sufficient public notice, particularly to potentially affected travelers. the decision gives the president his first legal victory after a series of setbacks from lower courts. they ruled the original ban amounted to
religious discrimination against muslims and exceeded the president's authority under federal law. >> the white house officially submitted christopher ray's name to the senate as its nominee to be the next director of the fbi. ray, a former assistant attorney general said in a statement he is honored and humbled to be the nominee and looks forward to the confirmation process. if confirmed ray would replace james comey who the president fired in may. in southern utah this morning the nation's largest currently burning wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes. high winds and dry conditions are fuelling the fire near the popular ski town of bryan haed and has a high potential for extreme fire behavior. it has grown to at least 74 square miles. the fire was started june 17th by someone using a torch to burn weeds. east of a
accident has grown overnight nearly two square miles. the so called fire in river side county has residents on edge. >> every time we see smoke and a fire it's always a scary thing for us, because just never know if it's going to come over that mountain and we've got to evacuate. >> there is zero containment and flames have forced officials to close at least one state road. the american company that manufactured panels that played a major role in the deadly london high rise fire says it will no longer sell that type of panelling. at least 79 people were killed in the massive fire two weeks ago. the panel material is banned in buildings above a certain height here in the u.s. the company says it will stop selling the panel because of inconsistencies in building codes across the world. the former massachusetts pharmacy executive convicted for his role in a deadly meningitis
years in prison. he was convicted in march of fraud and racketeering. he produced drugs in unsanitary and dangerous conditions. the contaminated steroids sickened patients nationwide including 76 who died. in japan, a memorial service was held this morning for the seven sailors who were killed when the uss fitzgerald collided with a merchant ship. taps was played to honor the fallen sailors in japan. more than 2,000 area residents lined the streets as the fitzgerald crew and their families drove to attend a private memorial service. a tragic accident, the son of a former braves player is seriously injured after being hit in the face with a
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the payment will be made by an insurer, not with taxpayer dollars. the chicago tribune says walmart is being sued by the family of an uber driver who was hacked to death on the job. a 16-year-old girl is accused of killing the driver last month with a knife and machete she stole from a walmart. the company denies negligence. usa today says the son of a former major leaguer is on life support after being hit in the face by a baseball. 15-year-old jason lock hart was hurt ten days ago during a tournament in south carolina. he is hospitalized in atlanta where his father keith played for the braves. and a story in time about salvador may be as surreal as any of the fame pager's works. the judge in spain says his remains must be exhumed to settle a paternity suit. a card reader claimse
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two prize pieces of baseball lure are being auctioned online and the bids already top a million dollars. actor charlie sheen is selling babe ruth's 1927 ring and the contract that made him a yankee. the bidding ends friday. on the cbs money watch now, gm prepares for a downturn and why your credit score may improve. jill wagner at the new york stock exchange with that and more. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the dow snapped a four-day losing streak despite some discouraging news on durable goods. the dow gained 14 points yesterday. the s&p added just under a point. the nasdaq lost 18 points. general motors lowered its sales outlook for the year. new vehicle sales now will be in the low 17 million range. the market is slowing down, one
vehicles. the former chairman and ceo of delta airlines has been named the top executive at am track. richard anderson took over delta in 2007 as it emerges from bankruptcy. when he left in 2016 delta posted an 18% profit margin. am track is starting a summer long maintenance project at its busiest hub penn station in new york city. it's expected to disrupt travel for millions. and if you see your credit score jump next month here's why. start ng july, the three main credit reporting companies will no longer include tax liens and civil judgments in their reports. they'll also enforce stricter rules on public records they collect. >> that is good news. so often when it comes to your credit score you don't want to know what's in there so this will make a lot of people happy. >> usually ignorance is bliss.
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here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. a cadeian soldier makes history and marks a turning point for britain's military. she became the first female infantry officer to lead the queen's guard at buckingham palace. new research would be become part of a national debate about health insurance. the findings show that coverage helps peopl
threatening conditions. the story from nikki. >> reporter: they've struggled to find and keep health insurance. fred has a preexisting condition. inflammatory bowel disease. >> i was so stressed that i didn't have any backup behind me that it caused me to have worse sympto symptoms. >> reporter: having health insurance reduces the risk for death. the studies reviewed several previous studies. >> people get to see the doctor or nurse practitioner and get their health problems taken care of. if you don't have health insurance, you're unlikely to get treatment for your diabetes or your depression. >> reporter: researchers say about one person will die for every 800 people without health insurance in a year. >> what does insurance mean to you? >> insurance is assurance. >> reporter: fred and sarah na
while republicans insist their new plan will cover preexisting conditions and lower insurance premiums, they're concerned about the future. >> i've never been as scared as i am right now because i know what i would lose now. >> reporter: they're also worried about the cost of fred's medications, which run tens of thousands of dollars each month. cbs news, brooklyn new york. >> security officers at boston's logan airport get a bit of a surprise. they found a 20-pound lobster sunday inside a checked back alive and well. don't know how long that lobster will stay alive and well but lobsters are allowed to fly but this one was not in a proper container. the agents say it was very cooperative during the screening. coming up on cbs this morning tennis half of famer john mcenroe joins us in the
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just how much this little guy tips the scales. isn't that a big baby boy. >> he's a big baby but it's a cute baby. >> yeah. >> okay. we are off to a really great start. it feels great out there. the humidity is low, and you don't always get this in late june. lets enjoy it. 70 degrees, that dew point is at 50. once it gets below 70 we're doing okay. once it gets below 60 that's pretty spectacular. we'll enjoy a really nice day today. low humidity and cooler temperatures than yesterday. 59 for gaithersburg, 61 for leesburg, 68 for culpeper and 70 for washington. we are going to have this little boundary come on through today and spark a few showers. with that dry air i already mentioned, that's going to take away the threat of heavy rain. it should be pretty light for the most part. we do have showers through cumberland and parts of the maryland panhandle. as we head through today count on a good mix of sun and clouds.
we're only topping out near 80 degrees, below average. the humidity's nice and low as well. a couple of stray showers that are not going to impact your day too much. we will see just kind of a brief shower or two around the region, ellen. welcome back, allyson. >> thanks. ellen and i have been separated for two weeks. >> i know, so sad. if you are out on the roads we have an accident on silver hill road. they've shut town the 5400 block. it's a fatal accident. it's closed in both directions. happened about 1:30. i do think it will be back open before our big morning rush hour kicks in. you want to avoid. if you're on bw parkway southbound we have construction that continues at this point between nursery road and 195. i'm not seeing delays as you head southbound on bw parkway and 29 looks good as well. thank you. a dramatic rescue saved the life of a man after
this all unfolded saturday in california. the man was swimming in a natural pool when he was swept away. he was washed about a mile from where he started before he was able to climb on a rock. you have to see it to believe it. cops in ohio go on a wild police chase, a horse pulling a buggy. it tore away from its owner and ran more than 10 miles. this was sunday afternoon in worcester. eventually one brave officer jumped in the buggy and grabbed the reigns to slow down the horse. google says they are going to stop scanning your e-mail box to look for ways to target advertising. the company says gmail users will still see personalized ads and markets messages at the top of their inbox but they would be based on other data like search words or browsing habits. a huge piece
memorabilia is hitting the auction block. babe ruth's 1927 world series ring is going to be up for grabs soon. actor charlie sheen currently owns it. he is also putting up forked by the contract that sent ruth from the red sox to the new york yankees in 1919. charlie sheen bought both of those items in the early 1990s. that's a look at what's going on. the news at 4:30 this tuesday starts right now. >> this is wake up washington on wusa9. good tuesday morning, thanks for joining us, i'm jan jeffcoat. >> it is beautiful out there. thanks for joining us. i'm mike hydeck. normally this time of the year we get oppressive humidity, even this early in the morning. it is clear, and there's a light breeze out. >> it is really fabulous out there. enjoy it now. as we head closer and closer to the holiday weekend, it's going to feel more and more like summer as you would expect. as you make your holiday weekend plans count on
feeling more like summer than it does this morning. we're in for a treat this morning. 59 for win chester, leesburg 51. we're going to have a few light showers. because the air is dry it's going to be pretty light. a few showers south of 66 here. these are not going to impact your day too much. let me show you what happens this afternoon. this is all from a boundary coming on through, one or two isolated showers in the middle of the afternoon or early evening. temperatures below average, a nice breeze out of the northwest. as we head through tonight it will be cool and comfortable again. then our warmup is going to begin. tomorrow is warm but not humid yet. the humidity will be here by the end of the week. highs today upper 70s near 80 degrees. lots of sunshine mixed in with those clouds and just a stray