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have a great day. right now on cbs 2 this morning...the new information about the swift response from police after a man attacks people in a restaurant. the developing story this morning about the man police say shot another officer at point blank range. the two big announcements from two cedar rapids residents running for office. welcome to cbs two this morning...i'm kevin bbarry. barry.and i'm kelly d'ambrosio. d'ambrosio. let's get a check of our cbs 2
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new this mororng, polili have killed a man they say randomly attacked people at an ohio restaurant, with a machete. machete.four people were injured.they were all taken to the spital and are expected to be okay.the suect led police on a short chase before he was shot and killed when he lunged at officers with the machete.witnesses at the restaurant say it all seemed random. "i mean he came in and started beating up on another man i thought it was a personal thing he just started down the row hitting everybody, people were bleeding." bleeding."right now -- police aren't talking about a motive. they say they're working with federal officers to investigate. a somber sight in maryland following the attack we told you about yesterday thth hahaened in a panera bread.an attacker killed two police
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himself in a shootout. shootout.this motorcade escorted the remains of senior deputies patrick dailey and mark logsdon to a funeral home in eastern maryland.dailey's funeral services will be held next wednesday. logsdon's has not been set. the son of the man who killed those two officers spoke out, shedding more details on the background of the shooter, david evens. evens.he says his father had emotional problems, and described him as a heavy drinker.he also said his father shot and wounded his mother about 20 years ago, and had recently resurfaced. she told them exactly what had transpired years ago and that she thinks theres a warrant out f his arrest. gave as many of the specifics as she popoibly could and tried to tell them, i think he's here to hurt me. me.jeremy evans went on to say his father was a veteran and had never spoken ill about police, so he d dn't think he targeted officers. bernie sanders and hillary clinton clashed for the first time
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win for sanders in new hampshire.the next caucus is in nevada -- but last night -- they met in wisconsin. wisconsin.a new reuters national poll shows they're neck and neck -- with clinton's slim lead within the margin of error. error.after her ough finish in new hampshire -- clinton challenged sanders -- calling some of his policies unrealistic -- especially his health-care plan. clinton: you need to level with people /// the numbers don't add up.sanders: that is just inaccurate . here is the reality folks. there is one major country on earth that doesn't guarantee health care to all people." people."the next state up for grabs for the democrats is nevada..they'll have their caucuses week from tomorrow ----hen republicans are in south carolina. you can catch the republican candidates in their next debate right here on cbs 2.it starts at 8 p-m in greenvle, south carolina -- where the g- o-p will have it's next primary vote.republican voters in that state head to the polls a week from tomorrow. a former president will be on the campaign trail next week -- and it *wont be bill clinton stumping for hillary.
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at a campmpgn rally in south carolina for his younger brother jeb -- next week.jeb is trying to help build grassroots support in south carolina after a disappointing start to the primary and caucus season. former cedar rapids city council-woman monica vernon picked up one of her biggest endorsements yet.right now, she's running for the democratic nomination to face republican rod blum for a seat in congress this november. november.the democratic congressional campaign committee included monica vernon in their red-to-blue program, where they support candidates for either open or republican-held seats.vernon says she's humbled by the group's support -- b b that she's not losing sight of her grassroots work too. it's just a good combination of something that'coming from the democratic party, a great endorsement,but also someththg thatateople at the local level can get excited about too. they way to see us do well and we've continued to add people on every step of the way." way."vernon was endorsed over
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and pat murphy, who is running a second time for the congressional seat. voters in linn county are starting to get a better idea of who *might replace replacelinda langston on the county board of supervisors. community organizer stacey walker officially announced his candidacy at the geonetric building last night.he told the crowd that he wants to explore raising the minimum wage in the county -- and invest in individuals to help them improve their communities. he alrlrdy has the support of two veteran supervisors -- brent oleson and ben rogers. they're elected officials already, they know what the work is like and going into my first campaign for office, it is important to have their guidance and insight and mentorship. mentorship.walker has worked on other political campaigns in the past -- but this is his first time running for office himself.you can see walker talk about making the decision to run for supervisor on our website -- cbs 2 iowa - dot - com under the iowa in focus section. and don't forget, you can watch iowa in focus live right here on cbs 2 every sunday morning at 10-thirty.you can
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our sister station fox 28. tanager place in cedar rapids wants to serve more children% with mental illnesses... illnesses...but they need your help.ththclinic launched its "soaring beyond" campaign last night..they're asking the public to consider donating to meet their 6-point-five million dollar goal.the money would help to improve services at the fifth avenue location and provide help for children in need. lisa 09:00:41 "we wanted to have a focal point in the corridor and as you can tell, it's worked out quite wellll because we did open it and now we just need to figure out how to pay for it." it."since the clinic opened in june, they've been able to treat two times as many children.right now, they see year. valentine's day is just around the corner, and you may be for your valentine. valentine.a survey from personal finanae site "nerd-wallet" says the average person spends one hundred and ninety-six dollars to express
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about a hundred dollars more. every bloomin' thing in iowa city moves three times the deliveries out the door this time of year -- with the most popular order still being the red rose.m-c ginsberg staff say m-c ginsberg staff say diamonds are popular items as well as engagegent rings. alexandria necker, sales associate22:15:33 the valentine's day holiday and any other holiday too helps bring a lot of business to the local area and i think there's a lot of people that do look for gifts that are downtown and help support the community here. here.restaurants downtown with valentines day specials say reservations tonight through sunday are filling up. good morning again,hanks for waking up with cbs 2 this morning... morning...it's right now on
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love is in the air and if you love decorating your home this weekend's event in coralville is just the one for you. the greater iowa city area home show is back in town. town.cbs 2 news reporter stepepnie johnson is there with a preview previewhey guys, i'm here in at the home show in coralville and i'm standing next to... to...tell me about your exhibit?
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jojoson, cbs 2 news. it's now on this morning. morning.and if you're in it's degrees. degrees.coming up next...see if the says hoosier daddy -- uthoff dunks over a man to tie the game up -- he had a game high then mike what's with him? he's happy.
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here's a look at some of eastern iowa's top stories -- on this morning... the university of iowa is seeing an increase in the number of female students and staff using its nite ride service. in 2014, the university added a second bus to help open up space and reduce pick up time. since then, the nite ride staff has been busy picking up more women using the service.from 20-14 to 20-15 the number of users jumped by more than 75-hundred. johnson county leaders are asking anyone who drives -- rides a bike or rides a bus to be a part of the first of five surveys.they want the public's input for developmental plans over the next 30 years.results will eventually go to leaders in iowa city -- coralville and north liberty.if you'd like to take the survey, we've attached a link on our website, cbs 2 iowa dot com. if youe looking for a spot in this summer's cedar rapids fafaer's market, , me is running out.the deadline to turn applications in is today. nearly 14-thousand people go to the market each week.it starts in june and runs through september.this year will also mark the return of
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dark.we've placed the vendor application on our website, cbs 2 iowa dot com. haven't won a big 10 regular season championship since -- sharing one -- in 1979 -- win at indiana -- and they'd take a huge step towards the title -- but the hoosiers have a lot to play for too -- if they win, there's a three way tie atop the standings not the best start for the hawks -- down by as many as 16 -- but they flew all the way back in e second halfbut they flew all the way back in the second half -- jarrod uthoff -- pump fakes and then says hoosier daddy -- uthoff dunks over a man to tie the game up -- he had a game high 24then mike gesell -- wide open from deep -- why not -- iowa with their biggest lead of the game -- 17 points from mikey gbut iowa's bench didn't score a point -- indiana's did and so did yogi ferrell -- the picnic baskets there --
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iowa women also in action -- bluder's bunch hosting h raraed ohio state not an easy task for the hawks -- down 13 in the second -- whitney jennings stops and pops for two of her 14 points another bright spot for iowa -- ally isterhoft -- another big game from the west high product -- team high 20 points for herbut the buckeyes were just too much -- kelsey mitchell -- straight to the cup -- hawks fall 98 to 81. it was a historic year -- last season for rick heller and the iowa baseball team -- but 41 wins -- a second place finish in the big 10 -- and a trip to the n-c-double-a regionals are all in the past today started a new year of heller-ball with their annual media day -- and all the talk was about duplicating last seasons success -- but the hawks aren't feeling the pressure. "i don't think there is any pressure. this years team is different. different group of guys, different leaders .. but
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guys last year and you know i just think that this team is fired up to go out and play." vance light knows all about working hard -- when he's not in the mount vernon wrestling room -- he 's working $ construction -- so for him, there are no days off from getting the job done -- whicic is exactly what -- light -- drives home to his mustangs -- on and off the mat vance light -- our ed thomas coach of the week week when it comes to wrestling -- when it comes to wrestling -- -- vance light is a walking encyclopedia encyclopedia"he really knows everything there is to know about the sport .." .." "he just brings... brings kind of an "x" factor to our team."an x-factor thth is always moving "i get kind of bored if i sit in one spot to long.. so i like to get up and move around." around.""circling.. pacing.. he doesn't really sit still a whole lot."because he's always drillingng "if you put 100% into anything i think you're going to be happy with the result that you
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work hard -- his mustangs use toaking down their opponents dual "he really puts an emphasis on it's up to us in the end... if we want it then we have to go get it." "if you want something you have to work for it, it's not going to be handed to you.. you're going to have to put some time and effort into it to get what you want." want." "i've never had a kid come worked too hard for 4 years... but there's a lot of kids come back and say they really enjoy
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stay with c-b-s two - thanks. a woman in new brunswick canada gave fast food workers something to talk aboutut about.the town was having a bad snow storm and she wanted coffee and her two border collies needed to burn off some energy.so she hooked them up to a sled and off they went. went.she pulled up to the drive through window of a tim hortons with the dogs!the employees said it was the first time anyone had ever done that.and everyone who worked there was coming to the window looking out.they got a big kick out of it.she has to have a really light sled and perfect conditions to go sledding because border
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good morning again -- it's now right now it's degrees in after the break...the nene details this morning after the long stand off over federal land in oregon finally ends. ends.you're watching c-b-s 2
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right now on cbs 2 this morning...new information about the stand off in oregon, now that it's finally over. the ddeloping details in the middle east where fighting in one war-torn country could end...for now. the plan of iowa democrat's to stop governor branstad from privatizing medicaid. welcome to cbs two this morning...i'm kevin bbarry. barry.and i'm kelly d'ambrosio. d'ambrosio. let's get a check of our cbs 2
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new this morning.. morning..we're getting a first look at the last four occupiers that surrendered to the f-b-i in oregon.they were all taken into custody thursday and now all face felony charges of conspiracy to keep federal workers from doing their jobs through intimidation.they were all apart of a nearly six-week long standoff at an wild-life refuge that started as a protest over public land use. the f-b-i says no one was injured and no shots were fird. meanwhile cliven bundy appeared in court and will now stay in jail until his next court hearing on tuesday. cliven is the father of ammon bundy, who was the leader of that armed group in oregon cliven was taken in to custody when he arrived in a portland
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tense 20-14 armed standoff with federal officials near his ranch in nevada.he's asked for a court-appointed attorney, a judge said she wanted to see his financial documents first. forty-six current and former prison guards from at least 8 different state institutions in georgia have been arrested. arrested.the officers are accused of taking bribes and helping deliver drugs s outside of prison.at least 130 people -- including prison employees and former inmates have been indicted on similar crimes since september.a majority of the officers agreed to wear uniforms during drug transports so other officers wouldn't interfere. mexican officials now say 49-people are dead after a prison riot in monterrey. monterrey.officials had initially y reported a higher death toll.the riot started as a fight between rival gang leaders and took authorities nearly two hours to get the situion under control.at least 12 people were hurt -- five are in criticalalcondition this morning. the chaos of that prison riot
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arrival of pope francis in mexico. mexico.during his week-long visit, thepontiff will visit a seperate prison in the city of juarez - which was once known as the murder capital of the world.roughly 81-percent of mexico's population is catholic, and has the second highest number of catholics in the world.pope francis' flight will touchdown tonight t mexico city, where more than two-million people are expected to be be there. cbs 2 news is tracking developments coming out of syria -- where hopeor peace is growing in the war-torn country.u.s. officials say the two parties have reached a cease fire that will start sometime next week. week.secretary of state john kerry pointed out that it would just be a pause in tighting and not an overall end to the five year civil war that's killed thousands of people and pushed millions more out of the country.a u-s official says aid deliveries are expected to begin as early as today. at the nation's capitol, capitol,the senate passed a bill that would forbid state and local governments from taxing internet access. access.the bill will now be
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they had already passed the legislation.itill now require the seven states that already have internet access taxes to phase them out by 20-20. right now -- a bill working its way through the statehouse would require the athletic departments at iowa and iowa state to help cover the cost of athletics at northern iowa. if it gets through -- iowa state and iowa would transfer a combined four-million dollars year to u-n-i. u-s-a today reports that iowa was 16th in the n-c-a-a in total revenue in 20-14 -- iowa state was 48th and northern iowa 147th.after expenses -- u-n-i lost more an a million dollars last year. year.this story has a lot of people talking on our facebook page... you can share your opinion right now..just search for kgan - cbs 2. republican leleers in the house releleed their budget plans for iowa -- and it's far less than what governor terry branstad wanted to spend. spend.g-o-p leaders rolled out a 7-point-3-2 billion dollar
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million less than the governor's proposal and would spend less on education and health care than democrats. we have continuing coverage this morning about the plan to privatize iowa's medicaid system. system.the democratic- controlled senana passed legislation that would dismantle the four-point-two- billion dollar plan. plan.right now -- 560-thousand low-income and disabled iowans are signed up for the state-run program.the change to ivate -- mananad care companies is set to take effect on march first.but bill is expected to die in the house. tama county authorities authoritiesare cautioning residents to be on the look out for three men pushing handyman services.according to the waterloo cedar falls courier, the group has approached elderly residents in toledo, offering roofing, and driveway repairs. reirs.take a look - if you see these three men you're asked to call ththtama county sheriff's office at 641- 484-3760. another potential scam to warn you about,mid-american energy
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the look out for a scam targeting latino customers.the company tells cbs 2 news, about 50 spanish-speaking customers have reported receiving a call from someone,% threatening to shut off utilities unless a papaent is made.m.m-american says it makes several attempts to deal with overdue bills, and that dissconnection is a last resort.if you get one of these calls you're asked to hang up and call police. a century aftetealbert nstein predicicd that space and time could not only be bent but rippled -- only be bent but rippled -- scientists finally have the measurements to prove it. it.on september 14th -- scientists at two monitoring stations called ligo detected gravitational waves.these ripples were created by the collision of two black holes and shifted the shape of the earth for a fractiononf a second. 42;32;23 the compression we're talking about is only it was a thousandth the thickness of a proton which is less than a millionth of an atom but yea in fact the e eaeah its self actually gets compressed and expanded.
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and the university of iowa are part of a collaberation that will use gamma ray telescopes to monitor the origins of future gravavational waves to learn even more. good morning again, thanks for waking up with cbs 2 this morning... morning...it's right now on this morning! morning! in your cbs 2 weather first forecast we have...
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love is in the air and if you love decorating your home this weekend's event in coralville is just the one for you. the greater iowa city area home show is back in town. town.cbs 2 news reporter stephanie johnson is there with a preview preview hey guys, i'm here in at the home show in coralville and i'm standing next to... to...tell me about your exhibit?
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johnson, cbs 2 nnews. news.thanks, stephanie. it's and you're watching cbs 2 this morning... morning...and if you're in it's degrees. degrees.still to come...the latest information about who will be doing business in one of the newest buildings in downtown cedar rapids. >> i'm alex trebek. if you're age 50 to 85, please listen carefully. the lock i want to talk to you about isn't the one on your door. it's a rate lock for your life insurance that guarantees your rate can never go up at any time, for any reason. many policies don't have one but you can get
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with no obligation. welcome back -- it's now we're taking a look at your_______ your_______ good news for air travelers. prices for airline tickets have fallen to a six year low. low.that's according to the transportation department. airline ticket n department. airline ticket prices fell by more than six-percent in the third quarter of 20-15.the average price is now bout 372- dollars.expansion of low-cost airlines and plunging jet fuel costs are big drivers of the change. travelers can use that extra cash for tickets at universal studios in orlando.they're
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prices.a one-day adult ticket to one of their two orlando theme parks now costs 105 dollars -- that's a bump of three bucks from last year.and one-day tickets for children ages three to nine are now 100 dollars.that means a family of four visits the universal theme parks for at least 610 dollars but that doesn't include food and souvenirs. uber says it will pay 28- million dollars to settle two lawsuits that the ride-hailing firm misled customers about its safety procedures and fees. fees.the lawsuits attacked uber for charging a 2-dollar-30-cent fee for what the company called "industry- leading background checks" on their drivers.but -- uber doesn't do the kind of fingerprint checks that t taxi drivers go through. sharing is caring when it comes to binge watching on netflix. netflix.just in time for valentines day the streaming service did a survey of 18-
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importance of sharing a netflix account.51-percent admitted that sharing an account with their partners was a very big step towards a seseous relationship.and nearly a thrid, said liking the same t-v shows is very important for couples. you can now you can now feel like you're spending a night in a van gogh painting! painting!the art institute of chicago commissioned a recreation of van gogh's "yellow house" bedroom for an exhibit that opens sunday. sunday..the exhibit pays tribute to three paintings van gogh created of the room in the late 19th century.the museum is renting out that room for just 10 dollars a night on rental site air-b-n-b. the rate includes two tickets to the exhibition, which runs through may 10th.
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right now it's degrees in after the break...our exclusive report about why so many more people are getting their permits to carry guns in the corridor.
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more women in iowa are choosing to carry a concealed weapon.yesterday cbs 2 news took a look at *why women are getting their conceal carry permits. permits.now, cbs 2 news anchor karen fuller takes s u to an actual class and explains why it's the first step in a life long journey - it's a story you will onlsee on cbs 2 news. news. firiri a weapon can feel invigorating, empowering - and yes, frightening.yet - more
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concealed carry permits to protect themselves and their loved ones.but before you holster up and go out in public - you must first take a conceal carry class."we're just as skilled and educated as men, whoever, if we take the class and know how to use it. i think the more people who have guns and know how to use them, the safer we'll be." joni litts and april davidson both have their conceal carry permits.we caught up with them at midwest shooting - a hiawatha gun shop and range. davidson says she chose to get her permit because of her family's routine."my husband had a weird schedule so i was driving six hours to central missouri alone with my children, often.""avoidance? we're safer r we can avoid violence."ernie traugh is a local gun instructor who teaches conceal carry classes for both men and women.i recently took his class to see what conceal carry education is all about."we definitely go over things you have to have an understanding of, you know,
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can and can't carry...reason able force and deadly force and making people understand the ramifications of using a firearm."we discussed the very definition of a "gun" - scenarios of shooting an intruder - and escaping with your life when defense is not an option.but there are places you're not legally allowed to carry a firearm such as any u-s post office - school grounds - and federal buildings.there are also people who *cannot get a non- professional concealed carry permit no matter what -- those under 21 years old - felons - military dishonorable discharge - and some aliens. the laws might be easy to understand...but if you ever have to use your gun, there's an *emotional toll that can't be taught."it's gonna change your life. you're e going to become a news story and you need to prepare yourself for the changes you have to make in your life, whether it's
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for yourself in many people's cases."in iowa, unlike other states, this kind of training isn't necessary for conceal carry, but experts will tell you, it's critical."even a five-hour class can't prepare you for the sights and sounds of bullets flying."if you've never experienced it, or gone through ani training, you might not know what to look r in real life."trauau says the likelihood that you'd use e your weapon is extremely slim, but he says you shouldn't underestimate the training. when it comes to guns, you can never know tomuch."i think most people leave my class having a better understanding of the iowa laws, and they come away with a clear picture that this is the beginning, this isn't the end of a journey. there is no end to this journey. after you complete the conceal carry class - you receive a rtificate of completion. cocoletion.the next step is turning in a copy the local sheriff's department - undergoing a background check - and if all is well - you'll receive your cceal carry license in the mail.in iowa, the permit is good for five years.
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good morning -- it's now right now it's degrees in coming up next...the latest punches thrown lasnight from both democratic presidential candidates. candidates.you're watching c-b-s 2 this morning --
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