tv Early Start with Christine Romans and Dave Briggs CNN March 29, 2019 2:00am-3:00am PDT
with ridiculous [ bleep ]. >> president trump in full attack mode in his first rally since he was cleared of collusion. i have overridden my people, we're funding the special olympics. >> the president will keep funding for the special olympics after his education secretary spent two days backing up the proposed cuts. and no shortage of madness, one seed barely hangs on and two seeds are headed home. i'm jessica dean. welcome to "early start." >> haech friday. i'm dave briggs. it is march 29, 5:00 a.m. in the east. we start with breaking news this morning in the boeing investigation. according to the wall street journal, preliminary findings show a stall prevention feature.
that is believed to be the same sensor that brought down a lion air flight last october. let's bring in robyn kriel with the latest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, dave. as you said, this preliminary report coming out of from what we understand a high level faa briefing. double edged sword really for boeing. at least it is the same system that failed in both cases so it is the mcas system failing. but they will have to answer many questions about why they didn't take care of this after the first lion air crash that killed hundreds of people. but at the same time at least it is not another problem with the plane. so a double-edged sword there for boeing. eight americans were killed on this flight, 157 people killed in total from 35 different countries. good news though for ethiopia airlines if this does intends turn out to be true because it will vindicate the pilots if it
does turn out to be the mcas system failure because it will likely not be blamed then on pilot error. but as you say, the preliminary report. it could take up to a year we understand for the final report to be released. >> robyn kriel live for us in ethiopia. thank you. some democrats are refusing to move on from clufollusion ano too is the president. here he is from his first rally since he was effectively cleared of collusion. >> after three years of lies and smears and slander, the russia hoax is finally dead. the collusion delusion is over. the democrats have to now decide whether they will continue defrauding the public with
ridiculous -- partisan investigations or whether they will apologize to the american people. >> adam schiff still maintains there was collusion even if the special counsel could not prove it beyond a reasonable doubt. he is facing full throated attacks from republicans on his committee. >> your willingness to continue to promote a false narrative is alarming. findings of the special counsel refute your past and present assertions and have exposed you as having abused your position. we have no faith in your ability to discharge your duties in a manner consistent with your constitutional responsibility and urge your immediate resignation as chairman of the committee. >> my colleagues may think it is okay that the russians offered dirt on a democratic candidate for president. but i don't think it is okay. i think it is immoral, i think it is unethical, i think it is
unpatriotic and, yes, i think it is corrupt. and evidence of collusion. and the day we do think that is okay is the day we will look back and say that is the day america lost its way. >> republicans certainly disagree with schiff's claims but at least one person on the president's favorite network agrees with him. >> i think that congressman schiff is correct and in that report will be evidence of the existence of a conspiracy. not enough evidence to prove the existence beyond a reasonable doubt. >> the mueller report is 300 plus pages. so far we've only seen that four page summary from attorney general barr. democrats are demanding the full release of the report by april 2, but the primary obstacle is the presence of grand jury information. >> jerry nadler offered to bar the opportunity to work together
to get a court order to release the grand jury information. an aide to natdldler says barr open to nad ear suggestion. a federal judge striking down a trump administration rule that allows small businesses to band together to set up health insurance splan plans to skirt the requirements of the affordable care act. the judge calling it a clear attempt at an end around. the justice department now considering all of its options before responding. >> republicans on capitol hill growing anxious hoping for guidance from the white house on obamacare alternatives, but so far crickets. and after a failed repeal effort in 2017, mitch mcconnell wants no part of this fight. he says i look forward to seeing what the president is proposing and what he can work out with the speaker. so what is the president proposing? >> we're working on a plan now,
there is no very great rush from the standpoint that we're waiting for decisions in the court. >> no very great rush. vice president pence's chief of staff said the opposite just the day before. >> the president will be putting forward plans this year that we hope to introduce into congress. >> it's been an eventful week for efforts to tear down obamacare. monday the justice department reversed its position and said that the entire affordable care act should be struck down. wednesday a federal district court judge blocked the administration's efforts to allow states to impose work requirements on medicaid recipients. funding for the special olympics will continue now that the president says he is overruled his education secretary. betsy devos spent two days on capitol hill defending the decision even though she said she wasn't personally involved in making it. >> let's not use disabled
>> madame secretary, eliminating $18 million out of an $80 billion budget i think is shameful too. >> devos went on to say the special olympics already gets a lot of private donation that the federal budget is tight but after she made the case, president trump publicly undermined her. >> i've been to the special olympics. i think it is incredible. and i just authorized a funding. i heard about it this morning. i have overridden my people. we're funding the special olympics. >> shortly after the president's comments, devos issued a statement saying i'm pleased and grateful that the president and i see eye to eye on this issue. it is funding i have fought for behind the scenes over the last several years. devos proposed similar cuts in previous years. she did donate a portion of her salary last year to the special olympics. the "washington post" has
uncovered documents that allegedly show president trump frequently exaggerated his assets while he was a businessman. the "post" reports trump would hand out documents outlining his finances and assets, the accuracy of those documents coming up at michael cohen's hearing just last month. >> did the president ever provide inflated assets to an insurance company? >> yes. >> just some of the highlights from this report -- mr. trump said name sake tour has 68 stories, it has 58. he claimed he owned a vineyard. land records show about 1200 acres. and mr. trump said he had 55 home lots to sell in southern california when records show he had 31. that is a $72 million difference in revenue. no comment from the white house nor the trump organization. the city of chicago is demanding jussie smollett pay $130,000 for the police investigation into his alleged attack. he was indicted for staging a
hate crime against himself in chicago. but all charges were are dropped this week. >> given that he doesn't feel any since of contrition or remorse, my recommendation when he writes tcheck in the memo section he can put the word i'm accountable for the hoax. >> prosecutors insisting their case was solid even after the charges were dismissed. >> president trump is calling for a federal review on twitter. neither the fbi authorize doj have said that they will do so. >> that case is an absolute embarrassment to our country. and somebody has to at least take a very good hard look. >> the i willinois prosecutor b association says dismissal of the case is abnormal and unfamiliar. in another twist, office for the top prosecutor kim fox now says she did not formally recuse herself from the smollett investigation. her office saying that she only
caution. the embattled ceo of wells fargo tim sloan is stepping down. sloan has worked at wells fargo for three decades and says the company would benefit from a fresh perspective. the bank's board plans to replace him with an outsider. wells fargo has struggled to overcome a litany of scandals. in 2016 there was national backlash over employees creating millions of fake accounts to meet sales quotas. and wells fargo admitted charging borrowers for auto insurance they didn't need and mortgage fees they didn't deserve. ahead, the uk was supposed to leave the european union today. instead they will forvote for a third time on a deal that has failed twice. we're live at 10 downing street next.
but when the moment came, they held their breath, and watched their son learn to believe in himself. ( ♪ ) only tylenol® rapid release gels have laser drilled holes. they release medicine fast, for fast pain relief. tylenol®. for fast pain relief. how about letting your hair down a little? how about a car for people who don't play golf? hey mercedes! mix it up a little. how about something for a guy who doesn't want a corner office? hey mercedes, i don't even own a tie. do you think i need a mahogany dashboard? hey mercedes, can you make it a little cooler in here? [ a-class ] i am setting the temperature [ a-class ] to 68 degrees. we hear you. we made a car that does, too. the all-new a-class. all-new thinking starting at $32,500. you get the price match guarantee. so if you find your room at a lower rate,
hilton is like... we're gonna match that rate and give you an extra 25% off. what would travel sites do if you found a different price? that's not my problem, it's your problem. book at hilton.com and get the hilton price match guarantee. that rocking chair would look grahh, new house, eh?e. well, you should definitely see how geico could help you save on homeowners insurance. nice tip. i'll give you two bucks for the chair. two?! that's a victorian antique! all right, how much for the recliner, then? wait wait... how did that get out here? that is definitely not for sale! is this a yard sale? if it's in the yard then it's... for sale. oh, here we go. geico. it's easy to switch and save on homeowners and renters insurance. we do whatever it takes to fight cancer. these are the specialists we're proud to call our own. experts from all over the world working closely together to deliver truly personalized cancer care. expert medicine works here. learn more at cancercenter.com. brushing only reaches 25% of your mouth. listerine® cleans virtually 100%.
helping to prevent gum disease and bad breath. never settle for 25%. always go for 100. bring out the bold™ - [woman] with shark's duo clean, i don't just clean, ♪ i deep clean carpets and floors, so i got this. yep, this too, and this, please. even long hair and pet hair are no problem, but the one thing i won't have to clean is this because the shark's self-cleaning brush roll removes the hair wrap while i clean. ♪ - [announcer] shark, the vacuum that deep cleans now cleans itself. today is the day the uk was supposed to leave the european union. that is off the table for now, but a big moment for brexit is at hand. lawmakers in britain deciding to vote for a third time on prime minister theresa may's plan for
exiting the eu. we go live to london with nic robertson who has been monitoring all of this. what happens today, nic. >> reporter: jessica, an emergency session of parliament, the mps working on a friday, that doesn't normally happen. in a couple hours time, they will make that vote. the key vote on what theresa may has done now because she's lost it so badly in the months leading up to this, that historic 230 vote loss in january, loss by 149 votes just 2 1/2 weeks ago. she has broken the vote down into two parts. so it is the divorce part and the future relationship part. that is the sort of overall leaving the european union bundle that britain faces. so what she's doing today is just taking the with respect to pa -- the divorce part. unfortunately this is the part that contains the backstop question, the relationship between northern ireland and the republic of ireland, that land
border that britain would have with the european union. and that is the divisive issue. so at the moment it seems to be theresa may will not have again once again for a third time not have enough support to get the vote through the opposition party will vote against it, some of her hard line eurosceptic pms will vote against it, and also the 10 mps from northern ireland who prop up the slender majority, they will also vote against it. so looks like another very tough day for the prime minister. nobody is ruling anything out entirely though. this is brexit and things do change at the last minute. >> it will be an interesting day to say the least. thanks so much. mounting tensions between president trump and puerto rico's governor over disaster relief. rue stiil top aides saying that the white house staff warned that they were pushing too hard to arrange a meeting with the president.
the governor says you will now allow his officials to be bullied. >> if the bully gets close, i will punch the bully in the mouth. >> how about that. the white house denies puerto rican officials were told to stop requesting a meeting with the president. earlier this week the president questioned republican senators on the wisdom of directing anymore aid to puerto rico. and that goes on. ahead, many a bracket busted overnight, a pair of two seeds headed home. and a number one seed barely survives. andy scholes has the march madness in the "bleacher report" next. el. and you're still not sure if you want to make the trade? exactly. alright, call td ameritrade's trade desk. they can help gut-check your strategies and answer all your toughest questions. call for a strategy gut check with td ameritrade. ♪
so, recently my son's band was signed by a record label. while we're on the road, i can keep my parents in the loop with the whole facetime thing. i created a rockstar. (both laughing) (announcer) the best network is even better when you share it. buy the latest iphone and get iphone 10r on us. but one blows them all out of the water. hydro boost from neutrogena®. with hyaluronic acid to plump skin cells so it bounces back. neutrogena® starts with lookingk. buiat something old,nk and saying, "really?" so capital one is building something completely new. capital one cafes.
inviting places with people here to help you, not sell you. and savings and checking accounts with no fees or minimums. because that's how it should be. you can open one from right here or anywhere in 5 minutes. seriously, 5 minutes... this is banking reimagined. what's in your wallet? when a nasty cold won't let you sleep, try nyquil severe with vicks vapocool whoa! and vaporize it. ahhhhh! shhhhh! nyquil severe with vicks vapocool. the vaporizing nighttime, coughing, aching, stuffy head, best sleep with a cold, medicine.
get fructis treats 1 minute hair masks. the new way to nourish hair. 98% naturally derived ingredients. use as a creamy mask and rinse in one minute, or leave in for lasting nourishment. get silky hair fast, with fructis treats. by garnier, naturally. with fructis treats. you'll make my morning, buty the price ruin my day.ou? complicated relationship with milk? pour on the lactaid, 100% real milk, just without that annoying lactose. mmm, that's good.
this isn't just this is moving day with the best in-home wifi experience and millions of wifi hotspots to help you stay connected. and this is moving day with reliable service appointments in a two hour window so you're up and running in no time. show me decorating shows. this is staying connected with xfinity to make moving simple. easy. awesome. stay connected with the best wifi experience and two-hour appointment windows. click, call or visit a store today.
a woman with two wombs has given birth twice in less than a month to three children. the 20-year-old of bangladesh delivered a boy in late february and then less than four weeks later, she returned to the hospital with lower abdominal pain and they realized she was pregnant with twins. she has two uteruses. her first baby and the twins were conceived and grown in separate wombs. doctors performed a c-section to deliver the twins, a boy and a girl. all three children are safe and healthy and mom is doing just fine. march madness back with the sweet 16 last night. purdue survived a late comeback attempt. andy scholes has it all for us in the "bleacher report." >> and greg nigel's perfect bracket is no more. he was the only one to make to
the sweet 16. but his rub is over as is tennessee. but this game was a thriller. boilingler ma boilermakers built an 18 point lead before the huge comeback. tennessee leading by two with just seconds left in the game and that is when carson edwards catches the balling in the corner to try to win it, three no good, but refs called a foul, very questionable. edwards hits two of the three to force overtime and then purdue goes on to win to make to the elite eight for the first time since 2000. they will now face virginia in the elite eight. cavaliers holding on to beat oregon. one of the worst flops in tournament history. they get in each other's face and amine just falls to the ground like he's been shot or something. he must have got confused and thought this was a soccer match. the flop didn't work because
both were called for a technical foul. florida state and gonzaga also facing off. seminoles playing with heavy hearts. a senior was not with the team because his father recently passed away after a lengthy illness. florida state left his seat open on the bench the entire game and many players writing messages on their shoes. seminoles would lose 72-58. four more spots will be on the line tonight. the action tips off just after 7:00 on cbs and tbs. duke hits the floor at about 9:40 eastern. they take on virginia tech. opening day in baseball already providing a candidate for catch of the year. brewers up by one, two outs in the ninth, jose marti nez hits to right center but he's robbed of the home roun to run to end.
fans love it. >> no, not today. tell them. >> not today. >> not today! >> pretty good there. astros 1-0 to start the season. on pace to quinn 1win 162. >> like that young man. thank you, my friend. clearest sign yet that the same sensor failure brought down two boeing flights. we'll be live in ethiopia with preliminary findings.
(thunderclap) if your day doesn't unfold as predicted. unfold this. new neutrogena® makeup remover single. and remove 99% of makeup. 100% rain or shine. neutrogena®. wgreat tasting, heart-healthys the california walnuts.ever? 100% rain or shine. so simple, so good. get the recipes at walnuts.org. around here, nobody ever does it. i didn't do it. so when i heard they added ultra oxi to the cleaning power of tide, it was just what we needed. dad? i didn't do it. #1 stain and odor fighter, #1 trusted. it's got to be tide.
(video games have evolved.addle) why hasn't the way you bank? virtual wallet from pnc bank helps make it easier to see what you're spending, stash more into savings and stay on top of your finances in a digital world. just one way pnc is modernizing banking to help make things easier. pnc bank. make today the day. brushing only reaches 25% of your mouth. listerine® cleans virtually 100%. helping to prevent gum disease and bad breath. never settle for 25%. always go for 100. bring out the bold™ this is my mom's house this place is home. a lot of firsts happened here... first kiss, first cigarette. never saw it as a problem... but when i was younger... 2 cigarettes, 3 cigarettes it wasn't; it wasn't a habit... my mom - she was always like
"you need to do something, you need to get rid of them." that was her thing. as time went on, as smoking started falling out of fashion in society and rules started changing. gave the juul a real chance and... found that i liked it. found that it really works. the switch was easy. it was a no brainer really. but now that i look at people who smoke i am like "dude really?! you still doing that?" you know there's an alternative to that right? you don't have to do that. the person that i like to think that i am is because of her. this came from her... really. ♪ cal: we saved our money and now, we get to spend it - our way. valerie: but we worry if we have enough to last. ♪ cal: ellen, our certified financial planner™ professional, helps us manage our cash flow and plan for the unexpected. valerie: her experience and training gave us the courage to go for it. it's our "confident forever plan"...
cal: ...and it's all possible with a cfp® professional. find your certified financial planner™ professional at letsmakeaplan.org. this and even this.hark, i deep clean messes like this. but i don't have to clean this, because the self-cleaning brush roll removes hair, while i clean. - [announcer] shark, the vacuum that deep cleans, now cleans itself. breaking overnight, the strongest sign yet the same system failed in two deadly boeing crashes, we're live in ethiopia. the democrats have to now
decide whether they will continue defrauding the public with ridiculous [ bleep ]. >> president trump in full attack mode in his first rally since he was cleared of collusion. and no shortage of madness, one seed barely hangs on and two seeds sent packing. welcome back to early start. happy friday, everybody. >> it is 30 past the hour. and up first today, breaking news in the boeing investigation. according to the wall street journal, preliminary findings show a stall prevention feature automatically activated before the 737 max jet crashed this month. that is believed to be the same sensor that brought down a lion air flight last october. we go live to ethiopia and bring in robyn kriel. >> reporter: jessica, 157 people
were on board that flight ethiopia airlines et 302, eight americans were on board. all of them perished in that crash. and i spoke earlier to a family member who is still out here waiting to hopefully take the remains of his brother back to israel. i asked him how he felt knowing that potentially the cause you was this mcas failure. and he said while it was good to know the cause, it ultimately does not bring his brother back and they are still devastated. just in terms of what this means for boeing, perhaps a double edged sword because on one hand at least at the know what the problem is, that it is this mcas system that failed pushing the nose down as pilots were trying likely to fight to keep it up. but at the same time at least it is not another problem, so at least they have identified the problem. ethiopia airlines we spoke earlier to one of their press people, they say they are in a high level meeting, they didn't say what it was about, but we
can only assume that it is likely about this faa news that was the -- that the "wall street journal" reports occurred last night. and also the minister of transport saying a few days ago that they did notice that there were these similarities from the preliminary report from the lion air crash and the ethiopia air crash. >> robyn kriel for us in ethiopia, thanks so much. some democrats refusing to move on from collusion and so too it seems is the president. here he is at his first rally since he was effectively cleared of collusion. >> after three years of lies and smears and slander, the russia hoax is finally dead. the collusion delusion is over. the democrats have to now decide whether they will continue defrauding the public with
ridiculous -- partisan investigations or whether they will apologize to the american people. >> hope your kids aren't up at 5:30. if so, we too apologize. the mueller report has 300 plus pages. so far we've only seen a summary from attorney general bill barr. politically appointed. the primary obstacle to getting it released in full is the presence of course of grand jury information. >> cnn has learned jerry nadler offered barr the opportunity to work together to get a court order to release the grand jury information. an aide to nadler says barr is open to nadler's arguments but is still a far cry from where the chairman is right now. >> let's go live to washington and bring in your reporter for the "washington post."
good to see you, sir. so this adam schiff back and forth is where we are clearly headed over the question of was there actual evidence of collusion. all nine republicans in the house intel committee signing a letter calling on schiff to resign. and there was this back and forth yesterday. we have no faith in your ability to discharge your duties in a manner consistent with your constitutional responsibility and urge your immediate resignation as chairman of the committee. >> my colleagues may think it is okay that the russians offered dirt on a democratic candidate for president. but i don't think it is okay. i think it is immoral, i think it is unethical, i think it is unpatriotic and, yes, i think it is corrupt. and evidence of collusion. and the day we do think that is okay is the day we will look back and say that is the day america lost its way. >> okay. so a reminder.
we have not -- none of those republicans nor democrats have seen the mueller report. they have seen a four page summary by a politically appointed attorney general who called it fatally misconceived, the obstruction argument there. so where are we headed? >> we learned during the course of the mueller investigation that there were a number of links between the trump campaign and russia. we learned about the meeting in trump tower with donald trump jr., the president's campaign manager and son-in-law and russian lawyer offering dirt on hillary clinton. so can expect when we finally do see the full report that it will have more information that not necessarily exonerates the president and his campaign from any wrongdoing even if they were not able to establish a criminal conspiracy. as adam schiff said, there were a number of comments that make it very questionable as to why the president's campaign was spending so much time working with russian officials, talking with russian officials, exchanging information with russian cutouts. and i think that is something that the democrats want to continue to talk about and
continue to investigate even if the mueller investigation did not establish a conspiracy. so the idea that the president says that the russia investigation is over and that collusion delusion is finally dead, that is not exactly what we'll see. not only are we going to see the president sort of talking about it and trying to sort of claim victory on this issue for several weeks if not months to come, but we'll also see democrats continuing to push on this issue, continue to turn over different types of information to find out what the president's campaign was doing, why they were in touch with so many different russians. and even if there is not a criminal conspiracy, representative schiff wants to find out whether there is any compromise, the president may be proper xriz compromised by the russians. >> and you'vele written about the latest turn in the health care debate. we have president trump saying now that he wants to become the party of health care. and this taking people --
republicans on the hill quite by surprise. typically we would see the president working with people on the hill, with lawmakers, to make sure that this is all rolled out in a very carefully planned way, especially something like health care. this seems though quite chaotic. is that the impression you're getting? >> definitely very chaotic. this is a president who has a slogan on health care but doesn't have a plan. and that took a lot of republican senators by surprise that the president even wanted to pivot to health care because they saw the losses that the republican party experienced in 2018 in large part because democrats were campaigning on the issue of health care. republicans have been campaigning against obamacare for nine years but they don't have a specific plan how to repeal it. and they spent the last two years trying to do that. they tried in 2017 and they failed and a lot thought they finally moved on from the idea. and now the president wants to jump back into this battle.
he feels that it is a promise he hasn't been able to fulfill from his campaign, but he doesn't have a plan and its has become a political grenade where republicans in the senate is saying the white house should come up with the plan, the white house is saying the republicans in the senate should come up with the plan. no one wants to actually touch the issue but the president wants to campaign on it. >> i checked bill cassidy's twitter feed and he has a tweet about a limited edition beer koozie that they are selling, but nothing about a health care plan. what they would like to continue to talk about is the economy and of course immigration. the president's signature issue which took an interesting an ugly turn late last night in grand rapids. listen. >> they are all met by the lawyers. and th following phrase. i am very afraid for my life. i am afraid for my life. okay.
and then i look at the guy, he looks like he just got out of the ring, heavyweight champion of the world. he's afraid. it is a big fat con job, folks. >> so asylum seekers, some fleeing domestic violence, gang violence and many in fact fleeing for their lives is a big fat con job. what is your reaction to that and will the strategy of demonize and divide continue to work for this president? >> this has been the president's strategy for the past two years. it hasn't necessarily worked electorally as they did suffer a big loss in 2018, but it also doesn't line up with the facts. the majority of people coming across the border illegally are families. this includes a lot of young children, their mothers trying to flee the violence and trouble that they experience in central america. and i don't think that anyone else in the president's administration is saying that all of these people are sort of trying to con the american public and that they aren't facing dangers within their
countries. now some of them believe that the asylum process has been taken advantage of and that the laws need to be tightened up, but the idea that all of these people are just walking and leaving their countries just because they want to con the u.s. government is not something that is widely believed by people who follow this issue very closely. so the president is sort of isolated on this issue. he believes that it is a strong issue for him for 2020, but it hasn't really -- we haven't really seen that in the elections that we've seen since 2016. >> and won michigan by 11,000 votes. will that expand on that number? time will tell. good to see you, sir. the city of chicago now demanding jussie smollett pay $130,000 for the police investigation into his alleged attack. he was indicted for staging a hate crime against himself in chicago but all charges were dropped this week. >> given that he doesn't feel
any sense of contrition and remorse, my recommendation is when he writes the check in the memo section he can put the word i'm accountable for the hoax. >> prosecutors insisting their case was solid even after charges were dismissed. >> president trump calling for a federal review on twitter. neither the fbi nor doj have said they will do so. >> that case is an absolute embarrassment to our country and something has to at least take a very good hard look. >> the illinois prosecutor bar association says the dismissal of the smollett case is abnormal and unfamiliar. in another bizarre twist, the office for the city's top prosecutor kim fox now says that she did not formally recuse herself from the smollett investigation. her office saying she opt separated herself from decision making out of an abundance of caution. one woman, two wombs, three children. all less than a month. that story coming up next.
openturning 50 opens theuard. door to a lot of new things... like now your doctor may be talking to you about screening for colon cancer. luckily there's me, cologuard. the noninvasive test you use at home. it all starts when your doctor orders me. then it's as easy as get, go, gone. you get me when i'm delivered... right to your front door and in the privacy of your own home. there's no prep or special diet needed. you just go to the bathroom, to collect your sample.
after that, i'm gone, shipped to the lab for dna testing that finds colon cancer and precancer. cologuard is not right for everyone. it is not for high risk individuals, including those with a history of colon cancer or precancer. ibd, certain hereditary cancer syndromes, or a family history of colon cancer. maybe i'll be at your door soon! ask your doctor if cologuard is right for you. covered by medicare and most major insurers. nick's mom called the t-ball league eight times to help her shy son make some new friends. his parents shared videos of highlights, dance moves, and jimmy carlyle stealing third... almost. they sent seven texts when a new friend invited nick for a play date. but in the end, they put their phones down, and watched as nick finally felt part of the team. i can choose from all their different hotel brands... like a doubletree for my cousins.
a homewood suites for my uncle. a hampton for my sister and her kids. and the waldorf astoria beverly hills for me. can i get a..? thank you. book at hilton.com and get the hilton price match guarantee. nothing can prepare you to hear those words... book at hilton.com breast cancer. we thought that we would travel to cancer treatment centers of america. we left on day one feeling like we're gonna beat this and that feeling is priceless... visit cancercenter.com.
gonna beat this and that feeling is priceless... this isn't just this is moving day with the best in-home wifi experience and millions of wifi hotspots to help you stay connected. and this is moving day with reliable service appointments in a two hour window so you're up and running in no time. show me decorating shows. this is staying connected with xfinity to make moving simple. easy. awesome. stay connected with the best wifi experience and two-hour appointment windows. click, call or visit a store today.
5:45. a check on cnn business. the u.s. economy is showing more signs of a slowdown. new data from the commerce department shows economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter with a gain of just 2.2%. the economy group 4.2% in the second quarter of 2018 and you can see the decline there to 3.4% and 2.2% in the final quarter. politically it wraps up a good year of growth at 2.9%, the highest since 2015, but certainly not the 3.2% the white house predicted more recently in the president's 2020 budget proposal. economists have said growth could decline as the sugar high of the tax cuts fade and many expect growth continuing to growth. federal reserve lowered their
forecast to cited trade tensio with china as well as slowing globe hal growth al growth as p. global markets are higher. asian markets closed up. and the good mood extending to wall street, futures pointing higher as well. u.s. markets did close higher thursday. the dow jones up 92 points, the s&p 500 and nasdaq both closed up slightly. the s&p 500 on track for its best quarter since 2009. lyft has beat uber to the public market and its stock will come at a hefty price. lyft makes its public debut today and priced its initial public offering at 72 bucks a share valuing the company at around $24 billion. that is above its original proposed price range suggesting there is strong investor demand. lyft's public debut could be a
bellwether for how unicorn companies will be received by investors. uber, slack, pinterest and postmate all expected to go public this year. we'll be right back. you'll make my morning, buty the price ruin my day.ou? complicated relationship with milk? pour on the lactaid, 100% real milk, just without that annoying lactose. mmm, that's good.
- [woman] with shark's duo clean, i don't just clean, ♪ i deep clean carpets and floors, so i got this. yep, this too, and this, please. even long hair and pet hair are no problem, but the one thing i won't have to clean is this because the shark's self-cleaning brush roll removes the hair wrap while i clean. ♪ - [announcer] shark, the vacuum that deep cleans now cleans itself. so, recently my son's band was signed by a record label. while we're on the road, i can keep my parents in the loop with the whole facetime thing. i created a rockstar. (both laughing) (announcer) the best network is even better when you share it. buy the latest iphone and get iphone 10r on us.
♪ just hold on, i'm comin' ♪ hold on, i'm comin' ♪ hold on ♪ don't you worry, i'm comin' ♪ here i come ( ♪ ) only tylenol® rapid release gels have laser drilled holes. they release medicine fast, for fast pain relief. tylenol®. for fast pain relief. you'll earn unlimited double camiles on every purchase,. every day... not just "airline purchases". think about all the double miles you could be earning... (loud) holy moley that's a lot of miles!!!
w?w?uhió'ñó the latest inisn't just a store.ty it's a save more with a new kind of wireless network store. it's a look what your wifi can do now store. a get your questions answered by awesome experts store. it's a now there's one store that connects your life like never before store. the xfinity store is here. and it's simple, easy, awesome. the latest on the opoid crisis.new york attorney general office suing six manufacturers. the suit alleges manufacturers and distributors engaged in false and deceptive marketing practices and names eight members of the family that owns
purdue phrma that manufactures oxy oxycontin. the state wants financial compensati compensation, that money would fund prevention and treatment. reps for the family call the claims baseless. an 11th hour reprieve for a texas death row inmate because he wanted his buddhist spiritual adviser to join him. the supreme court put the execution on hold saying patrick henry murphy was entitled to have his spiritual adviser in the death chamber. murphy is on death row for the murder of a police officer in 2000. at issue for the court is a policy allowing christian or muslim chaplains who are prison employees to be present for executions but not advisors of other religions. google and twitter now under scrutiny by the department of housing and urban development. hud firing off letters questioning their advertising
practices. the agency announcing charges against facebook for alleged housing discrimination through its advertising platform. facebook says it was caught off guard because it has been working with hud. >> hud does not have an open investigation into twittering on google, the letters were intended to start a conversation about how housing is advertised. twitter tells cnn business it does not allow discriminatory advertising. and google says that it has a long standing policy that prohibits targeted ads based on race, ethnicity, religion or disability. new details and more questions about death of a fifth grader at a school in south carolina. law enforcement officials saying weapons were not involved when the girl was killed in a fight at school. the girl's mom says she had faced bullying but cnn has not been able to verify that. a vigil was held yesterday. cnn spoke with her grandfather. >> for the violence, anything
like that, she never would do that. i miss her. we love you. we'll do everything we can do for justice. >> one student has been suspended until an investigation into the incident is completed. it is not clear if that student was involved in the fight. from the ohio river valley to the northeast, the rain is refusing to let up. we go to ivan cabrera for the forecast. >> good morning. made to friday and we have a front that we are tracking eventually i think it will get us in new york with rainfall. but first it is coming out of the midwest so we'll focus here because it is not just a front, it will bring the potential for some torrential downpours and severe weather as well. there you see some pink and white showing up, that is the cold air and a little bit of snowfall. but in the middle is where the clash will owe did your. so oklahoma into missouri for today, we'll continue to see the potential for damaging winds in excess of 60 miles per hour and also some hail. we'll track the storm because it will eventually continue its
march to the east and so i think the early part of the weekend looks good. saturday along the east coast is fine. but heading into sunday, that is when the front comes in and we'll have rainfall. but watch what happens as the temperatures fall for saturday, you will have highs in the 70s in philly, 60s in new york. and then we'll fall into 50s for high temperatures, that will certainly feel cool heading into sunday. and look at the highs early next week, another shot of a little bit of winter here with high temperatures by then in the 40s and lows in the 30s. >> ivan, thank you. wow and worse. the reaction of stranded passengers on both sides of the application after the ultra budget carrier wow air suddenly ceased operations. the airline announced the closure thursday in a statement posted to its web sites. it advised passengers to book new flights on other airlines. and said some may be eligible for compensation. passengers described chaotic scenes. ez jet, iceland air, norwegian
and lufthansa are offering reduced fares to those impacted. it is a smoke free world after all. disney says smoking will be banned at its parks in florida and california effective may 1. smoking will be limited to designated areas outside park entrances and in specific locations at resort hotels. they are also banning strollers larger than 31 inches wide and 52 inches long. i guests can down size with rentals. this is ahead of the opening of the star are wars themed attracti attraction. a woman with two wombs has given birth twice in less than a month to three children. the 20-year-old of bangladesh delivered a boy in late february and less than four weeks later returned to the hospital with lower abdominal pain.
doctors performed an ultrasound and realized she was pregnant with twins. she has two uteruses, her first baby and the twins were conceived and grown in separate wombs. doctors performed a c-section to deliver the twins, a boy and a girl, all three children are safe and healthy and mom is doing fine. he'll have to take a long one. step back three for the tie. he's done it! >> clutch. the madness was back thursday at the sweet 16. purdue holding off a rally by tennessee before pulling away in o.t. for the win. the boilermakers reaching the elite eight for the first time since 2000. virginia your top seed in the south advancing with a win over oregon. 53-49. gonzaga in the elite eight for the fourth time taking out florida state 72-58.
and how about texas tech headed to their second straight elite eight, they crushed michigan 63-44. michigan's 44 the fewest by a number two seed in tournament history. four more games tonight on cbs and tbs, tipoff at 7:00. >> thanks so much for joining us. i'm jessica dean. >> i'm dave briggs. enjoy the slander, the e years of lies russia hoax is dead. >> so with the report we don't need you interpreting for us. >> there is obvious evidence in plain sight of collusion and obstruction. obamacare has been an absolute disaster. we're working often a plan. >> they have said repeal and replace for a decade. they have never had a plan. >> republicans are very nervous. it's not a winning issue. >> announcer: this is new day
with alisyn camerota and john berman. we want to welcome our viewers in the united states and around the world, this is new day, it is friday. >> naughty language friday. >> no, we're not going to say naughty language today. it's march 29th, 6:00 here in new york. president trump on the other hand, taking a victory lap in his first campaign rally. he claimed, quote, total exoneration. he also warned the investigators behind the russia probe that they would be held, quote, accountable. he used crude language and name calling and he blasted democrats who continue to investigate any wrongdoing around him. and the calls continue for the mueller report to be -- the full mueller report to be made public. cnn has learned that the mueller report is more than 300 pages long. what will those pages reveal? >> what kind of crude language? >> i'm not saying. you're not going to get me to say it