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they're still arguing in the break somewhere out there. that's it for us. we'll see you right back here at 10:00 p.m. eastern. don't miss it. until then, have a good night. ♪ it's national security day on the campaign trail. get ready for a big one. hillary clinton, donald trump, the very latest, including the very latest accusations from both campaigns both moments away. president obama laying into congress for refusing to act on a landmark trade deal. we'll bring you some of the president's remarks. cnn is live in laos this morning. good morning, everybody. welcome to "early start." i'm christine romans. >> nice to see you. i'm john berman, it's wednesday, september 7th, new in the east, national security will be in the spotlight today with new
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proposals and new attacks on the way. aides to donald trump say this morning, trump will call for a significant increase in military spending and to restore the military cuts part of it. and trump will go after the foreign policy vision which he says favors, quote, military conventionalism. and overnight, trump with plain for isis. that plan to order his jens to figure out a way to beat isis in 30 days. sounds easy, right? and trump message as he's campaign north carolina income. in a fiery speech here in greenville, he went after hillary clinton over the use of
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her e-mail server saying this is disqualifying behavior for the presidential candidate. he called this shady activity, even suggesting it's criminal. >> if she applied for a low-level job at the state department today, just a low-level job, she couldn't even get a security clearance based on what she's done. her conduct is disqualifying. and by the way, who uses 13 different iphones? in four years. the only people who use that many phones are usually involved in very, very -- and i mean very shady activity. >> reporter: well, there was another change in donald trump's speech and that was him behaving more like a traditional candidate and almost laying out a plan for the first 100 days as
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president. in addition to saying he would appeal obama care and build a wall around the southern border and also said he would convene his generals in just 30 days and come up with a plan for how to defeat isis. trump is back on the trail for nontraditional stops for republican candidates, he'll be in philadelphia and new york. >> after that, a national security town event, he will share the hall with hillary clinton. clinton and trump will each answer questions from an audience comprised mainly of veterans and active duty troops. now with the cnn poll showing the race in a dead heat, secretary clinton escalating her own attacks on trump for the second day in a row after avoiding them for the better part of a year. cnn's joe johns has the latest from florida. >> reporter: hillary clinton making changes, taking questions
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for the second time in two days using an opportunity to defense herself and launch attacks on donald trump particularly on his business practices and relationships. trying to turn around the narrative on honesty and trustworthiness that had been dogging her throughout her run for president. she focused once again on the fact that donald trump has not released his income tax return. >> he said that the american people don't care about his tax returns. and in fact, he's also said that it's none of our business. i just think he's dead wrong. i'm going to continue to raise this, because i think it is a fundamental issue about him, in this campaign. that we're going to talk about in one way or another, for the next 62 days. because he clearly has something to hide. >> reporter: here at a public event at tampa, florida, on tuesday, hillary clinton once again zeroing in on national security and veterans issues,
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something that's expected to continue in the forefront as we approach the september 11th anniversary. neither candidate is expected to be on the trail on that day. john and christine. >> all right, joe johns, thanks very much. bill clinton hitting the campaign trail defending the work of the clinton foundation. he was in north carolina. clinton said his charitable foundation has been open and transparent. and he blasted the trump foundation for making an improper donation for florida's attorney general in 2013. >> i got tickled the other day mr. trump called my foundation a criminal enterprise. that was pretty funny considering -- considering it's the three major eveil waiters of foundations gave it the highest they could give. he made a contribution to the attorney general of florida who at the time had an office investigating trump university. and mysteriously the
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investigation vanished. >> florida attorney general pam bondi accuses hillary clinton of trying to bully her now. she does admit asking trump for a donation three years ago but claims her office was never investigating him. after a seven-week summer recess it's business as usual in congress and that means gridlock. senate republicans blocking two bills with the zika virus outbreak. those bills would also block planned parenthood funding while permitting veteran flags to fly at cemeteries. if no progress is made at the next three weeks, a shutdown is possible at the end of the house. house republicans promise to punish the lack of action on gun control. majority leader kevin mccarthy said the 25-hour-sit-in broke numerous rules. democrats who staged the sit-in could be facing fines or
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resolutions condemning their conduct. time for an early start on "your money." most americans think the job as a matter of fact in way worse shape than it really is. a new survey believe that 57% of americans believe the unemployment rate is higher than 4.9%. 40% picked the current rate. 5% think it's below that rate. donald trump has blasted the rate. he calls it a hoax. some of the feelings may be tied to what americans are feeling for the presidential race. prospects for the next generation may be weaker than today. something we saw in an exit poll, when recently just asked how would you rate your own personal financial station, 52% say they're in good or excellent shape. about a third say fair shape. 14% say they are doing poorly. so there is, i don't know, this nonconcern of about how people think things are out there. asked about heir personal
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situation, oh, yeah, it's fine. >> i think it may never go away. >> and people aren't getting the pay raise they think they're getting. president obama with harsh words for congress during a really interesting international town hall. part of an historic overseas trip. we'll tell you what he said, next.
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all right. welcome back. president obama right now in laos this morning. he spent just over an hour taking questions at a town hall for young southeastern asian. leaders just finished a few minutes ago. he took congress to task for failing to act on a prepriority, his trade deal in the region. the president now flies back to the laos capital for the asian southeastern summit. we go to michelle kosinski. >> reporter: hi there, he also
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had a little dig in there for someone who is unnamed. he talked about the economy, and he said when times are rough, people tend to turn on each other for their differences, of religion, of race. he said that happens in america, too. and not everybody in america agrees with him. and he said he would leave it at that. he also brought up a number of topics when talking to young leaders. these are young southeast asian leaders here in laos. they were asked about the development, projects that benefit everybody, not just the wealthy. and they also asked about the tpp, remember, the u.s. has seen this as a litmus test in the region. not just for a trade deal itself but for america's keeping its word and america's stage power in asia. the white house seeing asia as really the fastest growing part of the world.
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really a sustainable force for america's economic health going forward. that's why they see the transpacific partnership being so important. so president obama with both u.s. presidential candidates opposed to the tpp. and even though many republicans in congress agree with the president in trying to ratify it, it's not coming up now that congress is back in session. here's some of what he said about that. >> you know, we're in a political season now, and it's always adifficult to get things done. congress isn't doing much right now. they're all going home and talking to their constituents trying to get re-elected. so, after the election, i think people can refocus attention on why this is so important. >> reporter: and, so, there has been the question how much is president obama going to be involved, now that he comes back from this trip in two days. in the campaign trail with the
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poll numbers being so close how much is president obama going to do. he's only done a few events so far. there san event coming up this month. there's go oeg that's in philadelphia. there's going to be a fund-raiser, too, in new york. there have been reports out there that once october is here, he's going to be on the trail pretty much 100% of the time. that doesn't look like that's going to be possible either. but we know from official sources that we can expect the pace to pick up quite a bit, but we're going to have to wait for october. back to you guys. >> michelle kosinski thanks for that. a new source of attention between iran. a navy ship was forced to take evasive maneuvers when forced to collide with an iranian vessel. it came within 100 yards of u.s. fire rules on sunday. officials say the iranian action was unsafe and unprofessional. this is just the latest in a
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all right. it's now a start date for the bill cosby criminal sex assault trial june 5th of next year. the 79-year-old comedian is charged with felony sexual assault. his accuser claims she was drugged and unable to consent to sex. now, more than 50 women have
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accused cosby of sexual abuse. this is the first time he's faced criminal charges. the d.a. there has allowed 13 of the women to testify at trial. a chilling confession from the man who murdered jacob wettering in san francisco. 53-year-old jacob hinrich telling how he killed the boy, sexually assaulted him. and he mains behind bars. the killers led authorities to a grave in a pasture after denying any involvement in his disappearance. a grim milestone in chicago. the city has reached 500 homicides so far this year. that is more murders than new york and los angeles. the two in united states combined more than chicago had all of last year. it led one activist to declare
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the city a war 16 in desperate need of federal help. >> john and christine wlushgs at the numbers, luke at 500 murders, that is a stat that jumps out. when you think about august, 90 murders. more than 90 people killed just in august. the numbers continue to rise and we still have several more months this year before it's over. 6,000 guns have been conphysical indicated off the streets here in chicago. that's one gun for every hour of this year. the chicago police department tells us that's more than new york and al.a. combined put when you also add the murders together there are more murders in the city than l.a. and new york combined. we went out with the police cheevgs the superintendent, as he patrolled the streets. he told us is this a bigger issue than just policing. >> reporter: how can you police the idea that a look or a facebook or twitter message can turn into gun violence? >> the simple truth is you can't police something like that. you can't. there's just no way we can
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predict those types of incidents. people are mistakenly thinking this is an economic issue. it's not. >> reporter: economics are part of this. some of those poorer neighborhoods people average about $10,000 in income. john and christine, it's a lot bigger issue than just policing. they say they need immediate help to those areas. >> it's interesting, there's something going on in chicago obviously. gun violence and murders in new york and l.a. down this summer. chicago's obviously, you know, different. 93 got to figure it out. to arizona now, a wild high-speed police chase played out on live television. the pursuit lasted 45 minutes ending with police pinning this suv driven by a man suspected of robbing a bank in suburban phoenix. the suspect was shot dead when they opened fire. two other suspects remain close to where the chase began. >> the final survivor of the
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pulse nightclub shooting back in june has now been released. that hospital did phenomenal work. treated 35 of the victims of the massacre from the pulse nightclub. 49 people were killed. 53 others injured in that shooting. a hurricane could start to affect the weather in arizona. >> really. >> meteorologist pedram javaheri joins us to explain. >> yawn and christine, we have a hurricane making landfall about 24 hours across the cabo san lucas area. it's a category 1 hurricane. some of the models projecting this moves on to parts of southern arizona as a tropical storm. if that happens, we're talking about a very rare situation with only five storms since 1929 having regained those strengths as a tropical system as they move into arizona. of course, this would be number six in it happens. it going to go into areas of mow
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dal less and tucson. take a look at this, hermine is hanging on off the eastern seaboard. off to the east and another one back to its west. so there it is right there, just a few scattered showers across the region. over the next few days big time warming trends remain in the northeast. thanks so much. hillary clinton and trump taking fresh swings at each other. a big day on the campaign trail. that's coming up -- next.
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credentials. the latest from both campaigns moments away. president obama laying into congress for refusing to act on a land mark trade deal. we will bring you some of the president's remarks live in laos. welcome back to "early start," everyone. i'm john berman. >> and i'm christine romans. nice to see you today, john. >> just today? >> just today, in 30 minutes i could change my mind. it is 4:30 in the east. new this morning with a no lead in the presidential race, national security will be in the spotlight with new proposals and new attacks. aides to donald trump say trump will call for an increase in military spending and cuts part of the sequester, remember that? trump will also go after hillary clinton's foreign policy vision which he says favors, quote, military conventionalism. overnight, trump with that plan simply to order as generals to figure out a way to beat isis in
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30 days. a plan for 30 days. trump blasted secretary clinton over the e-mails and claim she never talks about policy. cnn's sara murray is traveling with the trump campaign. she brings us the latest. good morning, john and christine, donald trump stuck to his message of national campaigning as campaigning in virginia and north carolina. a fiery speech here in green sheil, he went after hillary clinton over her use of a private e-mail server, saying this was disqualifying behavior for the presidential candidate. and he specifically talked about the way she destroyed devices about wiping her e-mails, he called this shady activity even suggesting it was criminal. >> if she applied for a low-level job at the state department today, just a low-level job, she couldn't even get a security clearance based on what she's done. her conduct is disqualifying. and, by the way, who uses 13
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different iphones? in four years. the only people who used that many phones are usually involved in very, very, and i mean very shady activity. >> reporter: well, there was another change in donald trump's speech and that was him behaving more like a traditional candidate and almost laying out a plan for his first 100 days as president. in addition to him saying he would repeal obamacare and build a wall along the southern border. he also said he would convene his generals and give them just 30 days to come up with a plan on how to defeat isis. trump is back on trail with nontraditional stops for republican candidates. he'll be philadelphia and new york. >> donald trump comes to new york city for a national security town hall event. it's a one-hour commander in chief forum. donald trump and hillary clinton
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will answer questions from veteran groups. secretary clinton is escalating her own attacks on trump, speaking with reporters on her campaign plane for the second day in a row. after pretty much avoiding them for the better part of the year. cnn's joe johns has the latest from florida. >> reporter: john and christine, hillary clinton making some changes on the campaign trail, taking questions on her plane for the second time in two days. using the opportunity to both defend herself and to launch some fresh attacks at donald trump. particularly on his business practices and his business relationships. trying to turn around the narrative on honesty and trustworthiness that has been dogging her throughout her run for president. she focused once again on the fact that donald trump has not released his income tax return. >> he said that the american people don't care about his tax returns. and in fact, he's also said that it's none of our business.
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i just think he's dead wrong. i'm going to continue to raise this, because i think it is a fundamental issue about him, in this campaign, that we're going to talk about in one way or another for the next 62 days. because he clearly has something to hide. >> reporter: here ate public event in tampa, florida, on tuesday, hillary clinton once again zeroing in on national security. and veterans issues. something that's expected to continue in the forefront as we approach the september 11th anniversary. neither candidate is expected to be on the trail on that day. john and christine. >> jaurt, joe johns in tampa, thanks, joe. bill clinton is hitting the campaign trail defending the work of the clinton foundation. in the battleground state of north carolina he said his foundation has been transparent and blasted the trump
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organization for blafgt the clinton foundation in 2013. >> i got tickled the other day, mr. trump called my foundation a criminal enterprise. that was pretty funny considering, considering, considering that the three major evaluators of foundations gave it the highest praise they could give. he made contribution to the attorney general of florida who at the time had an office investigating trump university. and mysteriously, the investigation vanished. >> former attorney general pam bondi accuses hillary clinton of trying to bully her. she claims her office was never investigating him. after a seven-week recess, it's business as usual in congress. that means new gridlock. senate democrats blocked two bills to fund research for zika virus. those bills would have blocked
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funding while allowing veteran flags to fly in veteran cemeteries. shutdown is possible at the end of the month. right now, republicans are promising to punish dozens of democrats who took action on gun control. kevin mccarthy said the 24-hour sit-in broke numerous rules. democrats who staged the sit-in to face fines condemning their conduct. apple set to unveil a new iphone today. rumored new features is already aangering new customers. john berman says get over it. >> apple customers believe the head jack will disappear, it will push users to wireless uses connected via blue tooth or the charging port. another shaved black because you can never have too many shades of black. more storage, the entry level device may be bumped up to 32
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gigs. waterproof or water resistant exterior. two straight quarters of declining iphone sales have investors wary of apple. it's one of the most widely held stock in the u.s. you probably have this somewhere. shares of apple are down 1.5 over the past 12 months. >> and the new shade of black begs the question how much black can there be, right? >> you're not even concerned about the iphone? >> i'm not because the only people hurt are people who charge their phones while listening to headphones. that small subset, that's something that you do have to agree with. president obama with harsh words for congress during a town hall. this is part of an historic overseas trip. it's pretty interesting. we'll show you what he said, next.
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president obama is in laos this morning. he spent -- he just spent over an hour taking questions at a town hall for young southeast asian leaders. he's taking congress to task for failing to act on one of his key priorities. his event ended a short time ago now, the president flies back to the capital of that area for the southeast asian summit. we turn to michelle kosinski. >> reporter: he had a double of digs in there. he talked about congress going home and not doing much right now. they don't plan to take on the transpacific partnership, the big trade deal with asia. the white house used this, the tpp as a litmus test, not just for the trade relationship, but also for america's keeping its
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word and america's staying power in asia. he also talked about people in the united states that don't necessarily agree with him. listen. >> we have to be able to promote principles that rise above any individual religion, nationality, race. and that's what we've been trying to promote. not only successfully. not everybody in america agrees with me on this, by the way. >> reporter: he said maybe after the elections people will come together and focus on the issues more when they don't have the pressures of trying to be elected. he seems to also be implying that maybe some of the people who are opposed it to the tpp now aren't quite so opposed to it and the election putting the pressure on them of course, he didn't name any names there. there's also a question now that he gets back from the trip in a couple days what is he going to do for 2016?
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we've only seen him in a handful of events so far. there's been speculation he's going to rev up and be on the trail all the time but it doesn't look like that's going to be the case. in fact, for all of september, we may only see him do one event in philadelphia, and another fund-raiser in new york. october is what we can look to him to pick up the pace of the events but it's not going to be constant. he still has a lot to do for his day job as some sources tells. you he is going to be busy on the trail. we're probably not going to see that until october. back to you guys. >> michelle kosinski on the trail, thanks so much. a new source of tension. u.s. defense officials say a navy patrol ship was forced to take evasive maneuvers to avoid colliding with an airanian vessel. it was one of seven fast-attack craft involved in the encounter. it came within 100 yards of the
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dramatic development at fox news and new developments this morning that will settle greshen carlson's sexual harassment lawsuit for $20 million. and now there's warns of deals of other allegations of several women involving allegations of chief roger ailes. deals that have not been
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announced yet. >> longtime host greta van sustern quit the network. the host of cnn's "reliable sources." a lot of people making hay this morning that roger ailes with a $42 million. and gretchen carlson with a settlement. >> when roger ailes resigned in july he was paid at least $40 million. fox could have chose to fire him. or pushed him out the door. they decided to pay the remainder of his contract. ailes not paying any part of that settlement. it's being paid by fox. he's also receiving a very unusual public apology. in some ways he's one of the highest power figures ever been accused of of sexual harassment and actually succeeded or actually had what you would call a victory. you're right, it's strange to see this disconnect in terms of
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amount of money being paid. >> with the lack of respect that she endured here. not the fact that she was sexually harassed. >> not blaming anybody, right. >> not blaming anybody but brian, you're doing this reporting on the news that there maybe more settlements. what's going on here? >> there were other handful of deals struck but not public enough. we don't know who they involve. smaller sums of money. we're talking about one of the biggest media scandals of the past decade and maybe perhaps an important moment for women across the country who have been sexually harassed in workplaces because is this a very high profile story. a story across the country are hearing about. maybe it's not always he said she said. maybe the power is tilted in favor of the man. >> in television news or newsrooms or in workplaces. >> we've seen comparisons even to anita hill in terms of the
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public nature of this. the publicness of this story. our colleague kelly wallace has a story up on cnn.com about some of the possibilities. about in some ways, yes, this could empower women to come forward about harassment. on the other hand, gretchen carlson's unique case. she was a million dollar anchor. >> and she recorded conversations it empowers women. if it takes a recorded conversation to make the case, that's a pretty high bar. >> seems like she was building a case for years in order to have this moment to sue, take ailes to court and drag this out in the public spotlight. that's why carlson is able to come away succeeding. >> and there's really two fox news stories. let's talk about greta van sustern. so she tried to use a key man clause in her contract to walk away they abruptly shut the door on her. >> this is aftermath or
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aftershock from the roger ailes resignation. because ailes left she was able to leave as well. she had a clause in her contract allowing her to leave if ailes left. she exercised that. and there continue to be consequences as a result of ailes departing. fox news is in a situation as far as the network in a tumultuous. they've seen a number of anchors leave, contributors leave and more to leave as a result of ailes departing. van sustern used the opportunity to try to renegotiate. fox shut her down. she said she decided to leave. >> she said it hasn't felt like home for a long time. >> which insinuates the drama or behind fox news. partly because of ailes. he was the only founding ceo and chairman. the only person running the network for the past 20 years. no one really knows what kn s w
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news is without him. she said she doesn't like wait things were going there. speculation what she'll do next. she wants to return to broadcasting. some people there will be a trump tv network. >> roger ailes advises donald trump. >> you can -- if you listen to trump's speech, i can hear ailes in trump's voice. certainly, ailes is an influential voice talking with trump on the phone. they're kind of splitting hairs here saying he's not actually an adviser to the campaign but an adviser to trump. >> pressing trump, "a," for supporters yesterday how does it look to have a guy in the middle of a $20 million sexual harassment settlement as a key adviser. at least a key debate adviser,
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she seem unconcerned. >> one of the things about trump, he's very loyal to his friends. ailes is a longtime friend. the sexual harassment scandal is not over. partly because of the settlements and partly because of the lawsuit against him. ailes and trump, the two names together, i do wonder if it poses a problem for trump at least among some voters. it's hard to know. >> brian stelter, great to have you here this morning. a hurricane could start to affect weather in arizona. meteorologist pedram javaheri joins to us explain. >> john and christine, it is a pretty unusual setup having a hurricane making landfall 24 hours as the cabo san lucas area. the mexican state of siniora, with a category 1 hurricane moving into the parts of the southern parts of arizona as a tropical storm. in that happens we're talking
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about a rare situation with only five storms since 1929 having regained the strength as a tropical system. as it moves into arizona of course this would be number six as it happens later on today. tremendous rainfall is going to spread into areas of tucson. and could get rainfall over the next 24 to 48 hours. we have flood warnings in place in parts of new mexico and arizona as well. hermine is still hanging on to the eastern see board. high pressure off to the east. another one back to the west. there it is right there. a few scattered showers across the region. a big time warming trends rem n remains in the northeast. let's get to "your money" now. could stocks on on the verge of another run of record highs. nasdaq hit a fresh all-time high. the nasdaq about 100 points away from its own.
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stock markets in asia are mixed. and amazon is on fire. trading at $790 a share. shares are jumping more than 16% this year. amazon is now worth a staggering $370 billion. that makes it the fourth most valuable company in the u.s. behind apple, google, microsoft, founder jeff bezos is now worth $57 billion. if you bought $10,000 of amazon stock five years ago today it now would be worth $36,000. over that same span, the s&p would have retained a gain of $3700. another for profit college is closing leaving tens of thousands of students without a path to graduation and taxpayers could be on the hooks for their owns itt educational services
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shutting down more than 100 campuses immediately. the company is accusing the federal government of unfairly stripping it of eligibility of student aid. this comes as it barred the school to use any aid for classes there. 8,000 faculty members and staff will be also be out of work. the big question now, will the government forgive the federal loans of former and current students? some estimates put that figure as high as $500 million. what they're looking at the for profit colleges, you might remember, last year, and just said, look, some of these are taking taxpayer -- you know, taxpayer-backed student loan aid, federal aid, and they're not really delivering on the promise of giving an education. they clamped down on that. >> oversight. "early start" continues right now.
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it's national security day on the campaign trail. get ready for a big one. hillary clinton and donald trump with accusations. president obama lays into congress for refusing to act on his trade deal. we'll bring you some of the president's remarks. cnn is live in laos. good morning, everyone. welcome to "early start." i'm john berman. >> and i'm christine romans. it is wednesday, september 7th. it's 5:00 al in the east. new this morning with no lead in the presidential race, national security will be in the spot light with new proposals and new attacks on the way. aides to donald trump say this morning trump will call for a significant release on military spending. and trump will also go after hillary clinton's foreign policy vision which he says favor, quote, military adventurism. and the plan to defeat isis that
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plans seems to be an order to generals to figure out a plan to fight isis in 30 days. so much going on. cnn's sara murray traveling with the trump campaign brings us the latest. >> reporter: good morning, john and christine, well, donald trump stuck to his message of gnash security as he's campaigning in virginia and north carolina. in a fiery speech here in greenville, he went after hillary clinton over her use of a private e-mail serve are saying this is disqualifying behavior for a presidential candidate. and specifically talked about the way she destroyed her e-mails about wiping her e-mails. he called this shady even suggests it was criminal. >> if she alied for a low-level job at the state department today, just a low-level job, she couldn't even get a security clearance based on what she's done. her conduct is diua

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