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because we build education around where you want to go. so, you know, you can get the job you want. ready, let's get to work. breaking news this morning. tragedy when a south korean ferry sinks into the ocean. hundreds are reported missing. the latest ahead. the underwater search for missing malaysian airliner 370 looms. the sub is looming the seabed for the second day now. will it be able to understand the deep deaths of the search? we are live with that this morning. troops are taking on prorussian protesters that occupied government buildings.
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is civil war imminent and could russia be scheming to tear the country apart? we are live. >> good morning. i'm christine romans. >> i'm victor blackwell. it's 4:00 a.m. >> let's begin with breaking news. a desperate search for a ferry that capsized and sank. it was carrying hundreds of people. up to 300 people still missing. two confirmed dead. it's unclear what caused the boat to sink. witnesses heard a loud bump before it began to sink. some had to jump into water to swim to safety. deep in the indian ocean, an unmanned vehicle, the bluefin 21 is searching for debris from the plane missing 40 days now.
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we may not know for hours what, if anything, is found. erin is live in perth. we understand it had to surface because of a technical issue. talk about that. >> reporter: that's right, victor, it was a technical issue that brought it to the surface. we are trying to get more information on that. we'll bring it to you as soon as we have it. we understand it was brought on board the australian vessel. they downloaded the data and found no objects of interest. they put it back into the water and it went back to work. many are questioning whether the bluefin 21 is up to the task at hand given that it is operating in the reaches of its depth capacity. they believe it can go five kilometers below the surface than the originally thought 4.5,
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but would need to be reprogrammed to do that. the important thing to remember here is that operating in waters this deep is tricky business no matter what. a tremendous amount of pressure is being exerted on this underwater submersible. in addition to that, unknown terrain. the terrain largely unexplored. they think it's rolling. then you have the silt they think is down there. they are not sure how much, possibly complicating the sonar effort. there's a lot of pressure on the bluefin 21 literally and figuratively. we are not sure when it will complete the mission but we'll let you know when it happens. >> it scans the ocean floor
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using sonar, bounces sound wave to create a map of what might be down there. this area of the indian ocean is unchartered. it's unclear what it might finld. they believe the sea floor is covered in rolling hills and silt, which could make the investigation easier, maybe. it's a job suited for an unmanned sub. >> from all i know in doing oceanography, the worst thing to do is send a manned vehicle down. everything we learned, if you look at the gulf of mexico oil spill, they were able to fix it with an r.o.v., a remote operational vehicle. we have experience with remote operational vehicles that are tools on them that can cut, hold wrenches, they can do things and bring black box up. they can work 24/7. if you are here, you don't have much on the bottom.
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you are better off with these remote tools, in my estimation. >> families with loved ones on flight 370, reality is sinking in. it could be a very, very long time before the plane is found. ivan watson is live with us in beijing. he's been talking to the families about where they stand on the investigation and search. what are they telling you? >> reporter: well, i'm in front of the hotel where many families, hundreds of them have been staying. this morning, the relatives of the chinese passengers of flight mh 370 were supposed to be given a video conference briefing with malaysian authorities in kuala lumpur. on a big screen, the video came up of the officials, but no audio transmission. they couldn't hear each other. after 20 minutes, the chinese relatives got angry, they
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started hurling abuse at the screen, yelling things like liars and they all stood up and marched out of the conference room in protest. i think that's a very good example of how tense the relations are right now between the families of more than 150 chinese passengers of -- who are aboard that malaysian air flight and malaysian authorities. i just watched a briefing between a malaysian diplomat and official from malaysian airlines face-to-face here in the hotel. it was very abusive with chinese representatives of the families saying listen, we have submitted a number of questions to you guys, we asked for you to send a team of experts to meet us face-to-face. clearly, you couldn't even set up a video conference. the malaysian officials just couldn't answer the questions with some of them being as simple as when can you move all the relatives of the chinese
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passengers, more than 150 of them to hotels in downtown beijing. some are spread out across the sprawling city. they couldn't give concrete answers to those questions. it gives a sense of how antagonistic it's become and how frustrated the chinese families are after the wait of more than a month to learn about their loved ones. one of the chinese relatives telling me, this hotel feels like a cage. christine? [ inaudible ] >> reporter: there you have an example of one of the chinese representatives yelling at the anger we were seeing in the conference room with some of the relatives saying malaysian airlines simply, obviously doesn't care about our time or our lives. that's one side of this dramatic
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and difficult and upsetting story. again, it gives you a sense, christine, of how upset the people are and how, as time goes on, they demand answers and feel they are not getting them. many of these relatives are telling me, they think there is a cover up under way. malaysian officials say listen, we are trying the best we can. clearly, that information isn't good enough for the hundreds of chinese relatives desperate to know something about their loved ones. christine? >> ivan watson in beijing. very dramatic. now, the situation in ukraine. growing more dangerous and closer to war. they are fighting back against prorussian militants in ukraine, retaking an airport and promising to do more to force them out of government buildings. this is happening one day before russian, ukraine, the u.s. and
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european union are to sit down and find a way out of the crisis. we have more out of moscow. we understand angela merkel spoke with putin last night. what did they say? >> reporter: well, vladimir putin said he thought ukraine was on the brink of civil war and despite what they said, a very different estimate both leaders had on the events on the ground. they agreed and discussed the talks and how they should try to find a peaceful solution through them and the importance of stabilizing the ukrainian economy. that guarantees gas supplies to europe. it's clear vladimir putin and the foreign minister are to be the ones to look as though they are going through a diplomatic solution. putin initiated the telephone
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call on monday. yesterday, he spoon with bang ki-moon and now with merkel saying a peaceful solution needs to be found, a political solution where all the regions of ukraine are brought into an inclusive discussion on constitutional reform. that seems to be the argument russia is pushing now and will be pushing in geneva tomorrow. also, victor, you have the threat, this backdrop of the 40,000 troops on russia's border. russia says for training purposes, nato feels the purposes are different. >> diana in moscow for us, thank you. breaking news overnight. a bomb scare in boston on the anniversary of the attacks. a man arrested with a rice cooker in his backpack. al qaeda rebuilding?
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a video painting an alarming picture this morning. look at this. we'll explain, next.
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welcome back. rattled nerves this morning in boston after a scare on the anniversary of the boston marathon bombings. police arrested a mancariing a rice cooker near where the
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pressure cooker bombs went off killing three and leaving 260 hurt. it's been blown up as a caution. meanwhile, the anniversary remembrance brought thousands to boston including j.p. and paul orton. tuesday, they were cheered as they walked across the finish line raising money for charity. >> i don't think it hit me yet, but it's an amazing feeling, it really is. so happy now. it brings me back to the last year and how they were with us. it's like the same thing. every day we needed something they were there and still is. it's a lot to take in right now. we are getting it. it's good. >> well done. well done. lawyers for the marathon bombing suspect will be in court arguing some of the charges against him should be dropped. he faces 27 counts in the death
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of four people. his lawyers say some of the charges are duplicate for the same crimes and wants the judge to throw some of the charges out. we are getting at a glimpse of the inner workers of al qaeda. it shows one of the terror top leaders, the head of al qaeda addressing fighters in yemen, talking about how he wants to go after the u.s. outly open, no concern for a drone strike. this is called the largest and most dangerous al qaeda gathering in years. this morning, the u.s. isn't saying if they knew about the meeting or tried to take action to stop it. >> this is quite an extraordinary video. the leader of al qaeda and the number two of al qaeda worldwide addressing over 100 fighters somewhere in yemen taking a big
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risk in doing it. the main problem about this group is it has a bomb maker who can put bombs on planes and can't be detected. >> they tell cnn the video is recent. they are analyzing it to learn if any new attacks are being plotted. criticism to ease drop on muslims. it details where they ate, prayed and shopped. the nypd defended the operation of collecting intelligence. the new mayor and police commissioner abo bonbandoned it. an accused killer, frazier glenn cross, known as frazier glenn miller is facing murder charges in the shooting deaths of three people outside a jewish center in kansas city. the racist made a brief video
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appearance in court. >> mr. cross? >> yes. >> do you have a copy of the complaint in front of you? >> yes, i do. >> capital murder and first degree murder? are you requesting a court appointed attorney? >> request. i don't have one. >> prosecutors could seek the death penalty in the slayings. cross is being held on a $10 million bond. the hearing is scheduled for next week. it is an anxious return to campus for students in pennsylvania that were shattered by a frightening knife attack. the senior high school holds classes for the first time since the 16-year-old stabbed or slashed 21 students and a security guard last week. officials are working to make the return as normal as possible opening up the campus for a walk-through a day early.
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>> it's hard to go back there. i think walking through helped. >> get back to normal and back into the old schedule. >> the fbi is analyzing computers, video games and other electronics belonging to the suspect, including a cell phone seized from his locker and a personal notebook and cutlerry holder taken from his home. he's charged with 21 counts of aggravated assault. four victims are in the hospital in critical condition. severe storms rolled through taking down trees and dropping a lot of rain. these are pictures from orlando. winds topped 46 miles per hour. >> wow. behind the storms come the cold. >> no! no! >> we are feeling the cold. april showers as well as the snow. these pictures here from new york overnight where heavy, wet flakes fell. it's mid april.
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earlier, more than an inch landed in the chicago area despite the calendar saying it is spring. really? really. we have a closer look at the forecast. >> christine and victor, all the rain we saw yesterday pushing off the eastern sea board for today should see a calmer day. the big story, though, this morning, we could see record breaking cold temperatures for the morning, basically anywhere east of the mississippi. we are talking cities like boston, atlanta, pittsburgh. a very cold morning. we will rebound nicely. temperatures in the 50s and upper 50s in atlanta. 55 in chicago. warmer today than yesterday. temperatures really nice across the deep south. we are going to see those temperatures drop again tonight. the cold weather sticking around. temperatures in the 30s in the northeast. d.c., 35. 36 in new york and 33 in boston.
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chicago, you'll bottom out around 41 tonight. tomorrow's forecast, we'll bring the sunshine into the southeast. not much happening across the country. we'll see a little rain and snow in the pacific northwest and scattered showers starting to develop across texas. high temperatures tomorrow, a little bit warmer, gradually warming throughout the week. 69 in memphis, 69 in atlanta. temperatures in the 50s across the northeast. >> thank you. >> i was looking forward to leaving new york. things have been great here to get back to the southern temperatures. 37 in atlanta. >> i know. i'm going to chicago for easter and it's going to be 21 or something. bring your winter coats. miley cyrus, good news, recovering this morning. she had to go to a kansas city hospital after an allergic reaction to antibiotics. she canceled a performance. she was too sick to sing, but
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not too sick to tweet. she sent this picture to fans and thanked her doctors. new evidence that using marijuana can change your brain. researchers from northwestern university and harvard found that more -- wow, i can't read. this is ironic that i'm doing this story. even light pot users who use the drug had more obvious changes to crucial parts of their brain including those that include emotion and motivation. this is the first step to understanding the impact of casual marijuana use on the body. it's really interesting study. essentially, your brain is developing into the 20s and 30s. casual use of marijuana causes these changes. they can see the changes in the brain. some researchers are concerned. they want to be sure we are not
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sending the message casual use of any drug is not benign. >> the president's comments about using marijuana and comparing it to cigarette smoke. it's a conversation we'll have more of. happening right now at the oscar pistorius murder trial, defense trying to convince a judge the olympic athlete did not mean to kill his model girlfriend. is the strategy working? we are live, next.
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happening now at the oscar pistorius murder trial. the defense is making their case saying it was all a tragic accident when he shot reeva steenkamp. after the cross-examination, the sprint of himself cannot keep the entire story straight of what happened that night. kelly phelps is in pretoria. where does the defense stand now, especially after the
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gruelling cross-examination? >> reporter: the extent of the damage that was done by the cross-examination. so, we can safely assess areas that were damaging. until the rest of the defense's case is placed on as a matter of record and we have a context which to understand the testimony that mr. pistorius gave, one isn't in the position to understand the extent of the damage he's done. one expects there to be some damage when an accused person testifies. no one will give a flawless performance. the crucial issue is how damaging any of the concessions may have been. >> getting to the end of the trial, the judge made the decision on that request to postpone the trial for some time. what was that decision?
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>> she agreed to the postponement. we'll go into the end of the week, a two-week postponement. this was a very pragmatic decision. there are state holidays coming up in south africa. the court would have been disturbed anyway. she emphasized to the courts and the lawyer that is she and the assessors intend to use the postponement, adjournment as an opportunity to get ahead of the workload for the trial. she implored the lawyers to do the same, emphasizing the need to expedite the trial and not delay justice. >> thank you, kelly. happening now, an underwater search for missing flight 370. in the second day under water, we are going to tell you what they are looking for and what they found. the cat that drank the milk... [ meows ] ...and let in the dog that woke the man who drove to the control room [ woman ] driverless mode engaged. find parking space. [ woman ] parking space found. [ male announcer ] ...that secured the data
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♪ mattress discounters happening right now, an intense underwater search for missing malaysian flight 370. the bluefin submarine scanning
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the ocean floor for a sign of wreckage. we are live with the latest on the search and how family members are holding up. violent protests on the streets of ukraine. the days long stand off escalates into new violence here. we are live with what's going on on the ground and who could be responsible for the sudden up rise. welcome back to all right. i'm victor blackwell. >> i'm christine romans. it is 30 minutes past the hour. nearly 300 people are missing off the coast of south korea after a ferry capsized and sank. it was carrying hundreds of passengers, many students. it was close to the end of the trip when something went wrong. witnesses heard a bump before the ship went down. two confirmed dead, 295 still missing.
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we'll bring the latest from seoul on the search in a few minutes. more breaking news from the indian ocean where the bluefin 21 is scanning the ocean looking for wreckage from flight 270. it's the unmanned sub hoping to find the jet missing for 40 days. aaron mcclaughlin is live. any indications on the search? >> reporter: nothing so far. we understand the bluefin 21 having to resurface due to a technical glitch. they downloaded the data, analyzed it, saw no objects of interest. the good news is they were able to put it back down into the water. we are also awaiting test results of that oil slick that had been detected near the area of the ocean shield. they went to great lengths to
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bring a two liter sample by shore. it traveled by chopper and jet. a military ship was expected this morning. they are going to compare it to samples provided by malaysian airlines. there's been speculation that this could be from the engine of the plane. but, simply just speculation at this point. authorities saying they do not know what it is. there have been false leads in the search so far. they are treating it with caution. again, we are waiting for the results. christine? >> a deep part of the ocean. it will take a long time to find what they are looking for, no question. thank you. officials think the bluefin 21 is the best hope of spotting anything on the floor that could be from this flight. it uses sonar to bounce sound waves off the ocean floor. this area of the ocean is unchartered. it's unclear what the unmanned vehicle might find. oceanographers believe the sea floor is covered in rolling
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hills and silt that could make the investigation easier. >> if you were in canyons and valleys and all kind of crevices and boulders around. rolling hills is not a bad place for sonar. we want to see the figure from the ground. if it's just rolling hills and the sentiment is absorbing it, things sitting on top of it, reflective things like manmade components of jets and other objects should give us reflections that allow us to see the manmade objects and rolling hills. >> most of the passengers on flight 370 were chinese. for those in china, the agonizing wait continues today for word of what happened to their loved ones. ivan watson is live in beijing. they are angry, frustrated. after crews got close to finding
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the jet, they now learn the wait could be much longer. >> reporter: that's right. some of that anger exploded today. you had dozens of relatives of some of the 154 chinese passengers aboard that missing flight. they stood up and stormed out of a conference room when they were supposed to be having a video conference with malaysian authorities in the capitol of kuala lumpur when the audio didn't work. after 20 minutes, they gave up, walked out, stormed out, some of them yelling liars at the malaysian officials on the video screen. i think that is symbolic for the tension that has built up between the hundreds of relatives of missing chinese passengers who have been put up by malaysian airlines at a number of hotels here in beijing. frustration and anger from the relatives at the lack of
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information that they feel the malaysian authorities have provided them. you know, later in the afternoon, when some of these relatives were able to sit down face-to-face across from a malaysian diplomat and official from malaysian airlines. it was like a cross-examination where you have a representative from the planes families asking for questions that had been submitted yesterday and the day before to be answered and the malaysian officials were just kind of helpless, they could not answer those questions and were basically being insulted by the families of the chinese passengers who had been waiting, as you mentioned, more than a month for some kind of information and now we are directing a great deal of anger and frustration against the malaysian authorities. victor? >> i'm sure most people can understand why that's happening. ivan watson for us in beijing,
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thank you. civil war could be close after days of talking about it. ukraine's military is now fighting back against prorussian militants who have overtaken the government buildings in the eastern part of the country, launching defensive and retaking an airport. this, as international comes close to a meeting. germany's chancellor spoke to vladimir putin. we have the latest from moscow. it seems as though the ukraine prime minister demand they stop exporting terrorism. the war of words here, very dangerous, but there is violence and escalating physical tension, too. >> reporter: yes. the war of words is extremely dangerous. of course, russia consistently denied involvement on the events in the ground but consistently
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warned there should be no violence or force used by the ukrainian authorities, which russia seems to be illegitimate. in the telephone call between the german chancellor and vladimir putin last night. putin told merkel they were on the brink of civil war. we remember the russian parliament authorized the use of force, the russian military in ukraine. that is the backdrop, that is the concern that the west has that russia may use this and the existence or force and violence on the ground as a pretext for invasion. russia, for now, seems to be pushing for a diplomatic solution. the russian foreign minister is on a tour in asia and keeps saying, we want to see a political solution on the table. we want to see a very inclusive
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national dialogue where people in all the regions can get together and discuss a constitutional reform. that, in russia's view seems to be something that would fall along a federal ukraine where the regions in the east would be able to maintain close economic and political ties with russia. >> thank you diana. breaking news this morning, a terrifying scene off the coast of south korea. a packed ferry sinks. rescues are happening right now with hundreds still missing. but, was the response quick enough? we are live, next. ♪ at any minute... ...you could be a victim of fraud. most people don't even know it. fraud could mean lower credit scores, higher mortgage rates... ...and not getting the home you really want. it's a problem waiting to happen. check your credit score, check your credit report, at experian.com.
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a desperate rescue under way off the coast of south korea. a ferry carrying hundreds of people, many of them students, capsized and sank. it left at least two dead and hundreds missing. andrew is live in seoul. andrew, what's happening to find the 295 or so people who are still missing? >> reporter: what happened is still a mystery. this is a ship traveling in clear conditions, clear weather, close to shore. lots of shipping around. a well navigated and chartered route. it appears to have collided with an underwater object. how that could happen or why it happened, no one knows.
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people are more focused on the rescue operation. what's happening right now is the ship, after hitting this apparent underwater object listed for, we believe two hours before capsizing. the situation right now is a section of the bow of the ship, the front of the ship is under water. there are 160 navy divers from the south korean special forces and their underwater salvage. there's a perimeter of a ridge of inflatable poets around the scene sinking. these guys are going under water with lifelines thethered to their boats searching inside the submerged hole of the ship, a dangerous operation. >> the last report i read indicated there were 30 people inside the ship still. do you know if they have cleared the ship and confirmed everyone is off that vessel?
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>> reporter: we really have no idea. this is one of the big questions. we have 293 persons unaccounted for. where could they be? it's unlikely they are at sea. the sea state is good visibility and would be picked up by the many, many vessels in the area. are they trapped inside the sunking hole, which is the worst possible case. hopefully some of the people have been picked up by different vessels taken to different locations and will trickle in to a station government sources established in a sports stadium. that's what is hoped for right now. >> was the weather any concern there? was strong winds or anything in the area? >> reporter: no. as i said, it's a mystery why this has happened. if you look at the very, very first pictures that came up
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showing the ship listing very, very heavily on its side, the weather was good, the sea was not rough, there was no rain or snow or anything like that. very little fog. visibility was good. you are in a very well knave gaited part of the sea. big question. >> all right. andrew reporting for us there. so many parents still waiting to hear if their child has been found. andrew, thank you. new evidence this morning that a nuclear deal with iran may be working. diplomats tell the associated press the u.n. nuclear watchdog agency reports tehran is now further away from building a nuclear bomb and has been complying with the terms it dilute the materials to make into weapons grade uranium. a bomb scare in boston. clearing the streets on the anniversary of the deadly
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this morning, a man is in custody in boston after what police say is a bomb hoax on the anniversary of the boston marathon bombings. he was acting suspiciously, carrying a backpack that contained a rice cooker near the marathon finish line, the same place where pressure cooker bombs went off last year killing three and leaving 260 hurt. police checked that backpack. the man has been charged with possessing a hoax device. it happened as the city paused to mark that solemn anniversary. thousands turned out including
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j.p. and paul norden. >> i don't think it hit me yet. it's an amazing feeling, it really is. so happy right now. it brings me back to the last year and how they were with us. it's the same thing. every day we needed something, they were there and still are. it's a lot to take in. we are getting it. it's good. >> what an amazing city and an amazing group of people. meanwhile, back to court today for lawyers for marathon bombing suspect. his lawyers plan to argue some of the charges should be dropped because they duplicate other charges. the trial is set for november. an extraordinary meeting of al qaeda fighters along with a top leader.
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the video shows the head of al qaeda in the arabian peninsula talking to trainees in yemen, insisting he plans to go after the u.s. with seemingly no concern over a drone strike. u.s. officials tell cnn they are analyzing the pictures to see if new attacks are being plotted. this seems like a convention. they want to know whether they were going after the meeting while it happened. >> this is an extraordinary video. the leader and number two of al qaeda worldwide addressing over 100 fighters somewhere in yemen taking a big risk in doing it. the main problem about this group is that it has a bomb maker that can put bombs on planes that can't be detected. >> u.s. officials believe the video is recent. it's not clear what the u.s. plans in response to the message the u.s. could be targeted.
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the controversial program to ease drop on muse lilims. where they ate, prayed and shopped, defending the operation saying it was a legitimate way to gather intelligence. the new mayor and police commissioner abonn donned it. the suspect in the shooting deaths of three people outside a jewish center and retirement home has been formerly charged. frazier glenn cross known as frazier glenn miller is facing murder counts. he made a brief statement on a video before a judge. listen. >> mr. cross? >> yes. >> do you have a copy of the complaint in front of you? >> yes, i do. >> capital murder and first degree murder. do you have financial resources for an attorney or court appointed attorney? >> i don't have the money. >> he's held on a $10 million
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bond. prosecutors have not announced if they will seek the death penalty on the capital murder charges of dr. william corporan and his grandson reat underwood. a school where a 16-year-old sophomore is accused of going on a slashing rampage injuring 21 people last week. officials are working to make the return as normal as possible. they let students return early to work through what today would be like. >> it's hard to go back there. walking through really helped. >> get back to normal and get back into the old schedule. >> get back to normal. investigators are pouring over computers, video games and things taken from the home of the suspect. he's facing charges as an adult including homicide and aggravated assault. four remain hospitalized, two in
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critical condition. the deadline passed to get your tax return in the mail for uncle sam. hope you made it in time. good news, the chance the irs will audit you is lower than it has been in quite some time. less than 1%. they do not have the staff to inspect every return. still, the risk rises with income. if you make $200,000 the risk is 3%. nearly 11% for those making more than $1 million a year. >> 85% of returns were filed electronically. that was a high. 85% electronically. >> i did not know that, but i'm not surprised you do. >> did you file electronically? >> i did and in february. >> the early bird gets the worm. a nebraska toddler is safe, back with his family after getting stuck inside a claw crane machine at a bowling alley. he wondered across the street to the bowling alley and up into the machine through the prize
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door getting stuck inside. witnesses say this little guy was not scared. he kept playing with the stuffed animals inside until the machine could be unlocked. he is said to be fine. toddlers are the most terrifying creatures in the world. they have a mind of their own. they can do anything. they can walk out the front door. >> they are the most terrifying creatures in the world. you hear that 2-year-olds? >> that's proof right there. we'll be right back.
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it's nothing to laugh about, but i was telling victor, this winter has been ridiculous. ridiculous. here we are again, it is going to be a cold day. it's spring, but record setting cold. jennifer gray has a look at the ridiculous forecast. >> christine and victor, all the rain we saw yesterday pushing off the sea board should see a calmer day. the big story, this morning we could see record breaking cold temperatures for the morning, basically anywhere east of the mississippi. we are talking cities like
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boston, atlanta, pittsburgh, very cold morning. temperatures will end up in the 50s and upper 50s in atlanta. 55 in chicago. a little warmer today than yesterday and temperatures really nice across the deep south. we are going to see those temperatures drop again tonight. the cold weather sticking around. the temperatures in the 30s in the northeast. d.c. 35. 36 in new york. 33 in boston. chicago, you will bottom out around 41 tonight. tomorrow's forecast, we'll bring the sunshine into the southeast. high pressure in control across the northeast. not much happening across the country. we'll see a little bit of rain and snow in the pacific northwest and scattered showers developing across the whole country of texas. high temperatures tomorrow, warmer. gradually warming throughout the week. 69 in memphis. 64 in atlanta. temperatures in the 50s across the northeast. victor and christine?
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