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right now on cbs 2 this morning...the wait is over - the chicago cubs win the world series in dramatic right now on cbs 2 this morning, the wait is over. the chicago cubs win the world series in the most dramatic fashion but celebrations here turn chaotic in the corridor. >> we came done here to cover the celebrations of the cubs and we ended up covering chaos as somebody climbed that lamppost over there and fell almost 25 feet. >> today, we are learning more about scott greene. i'll have that report next. >> welcome.
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will son avenue southwest. hooks lynda baquero the fog is starting to lift there and people are starting to hit the roads. god morning to you. i hope your morning is going well and your coffee as nice and hot and delicious. let's check in on your cbs 2 weather forecast with justin roberts. the fog was really heavy but it seems to be lifting a little bit. >> i think a lot of folk are going to be waking up in a of a fog after watching the game. >> you ended up watching the game until mud night. >> it was touch and go for a while. >> you couldn't not watch it. and then with the rain delay and 10 innings. any other way wouldn't have made sense with those teams. congratulations to them. let's take a look at what is happening weatherwise. our temperatures have been
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the fog 42 this hour and the fog slow will you leaving the area. right now in cedar rapids we do have a little bit of that fog. visibility remains an issue from cedar rapids up toward dubuque and iowa city where numbers rain from 1/4 mall in iowa city to monticello. winds are calm today. not much in the you what of that satellite and radar in the way of cloud cover. 61 at noon. 65 this afternoon. the forecast coming up in about 10 minutes time. >> thank you. celebrations of the chicago cubs world series victory
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while thousands celebrated in chicago, hundreds here celebrated and that came to an end quickly. we have a report now from iowa city. what do we know so far this morning? >> reporter: we've confirmed what eyewitnesses told us just about five, five and a half hours ago whether this happened that a young machine did climb that street lamp you see there. the top bulb is night, about 10 minutes after the cubs clinched the world series title. they said the way it got cracked was the entire body fell from the top, fell on to the concrete. first responders got here very quickly, tried to resuscitate and perform cpr. took him away very swiftly. it all happened so fast. the cubs clinched about 11:50
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hours ago. within 10 minutes time, the party here where we were covering all of this and waiting to see the celebrations, they poured out into the street and within 10 minutes, all those celebrations turned into chaos and a very somber, very surreal feeling for the juxtaposition of emotions from absolute jubilation to so many people, just a sense of uneasiness, a lot of scared so many tears. there were people forming prayer circles. a moment that so many people have waited for. so many have grown up as cubs fans and for that moment that people have been waiting more than a century for to all of a sudden come to a screeching halt is a very somber and mixture of emotions. very surreal to see. and now as happy as so many people are around the world
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champions finally, for a lot of people in iowa city, it is the last thing on their minds after a young man falls from a street lamp here. we don't mow his name or investigating a shooting near johnson avenue and 32nd street nortwest. police were called to an apartment just before three this morning on reports of shots fired. officers tell cbs 2 news - shell casings were found near the scene and a car was hit. police will only charged in the shooting. they will not confirm whether anyone was hurt. stay with cbs 2 news and we'll keep you updated as the story develops. also breaking this morning a high speed chase has been reported in the corridor. police say it started in north liberty - at around 2-a-m - right now - we don't have many details - but we do know that iowa city, coralville and north liberty police were involved.our news crew saw several different squad cars together around the coral
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will not yet say what they were responding to. stay with cbs 2 news and we'll keep you different squad cars together but they will not tell us what they were responding to. stay with us. we'll keep you posted on the developments for this story throughout the morning as well. more breaking news this morning. we're just learning that the high court has made a ruling on that controversial brexit vote. the united kingdom cannot leave the european union without the support of that means the government can't security reasons. this ruling is a major blow to britain's - right now - authorities are still trying to find out exactly ?why a man shot and killed two police officers in the early morning hours yesterd. yesterday.sargeant tony beminio and officer justin martin we're the two officers murdered.martin was killed first - police say at least 15
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was driving.minutes later and less than two miles away - beminio was shot at a stop sign.the suspect - scott greene was found and arrested hours later.he was walking down a gravel road in dallas county - which is just west of urbandale.greene flagged down a d-n-r employee and told him to call 9-1-1. as questions remain on just why the shooting happened - more information is coming out about the suspect - scott green. why the more information is coming out about that suspect, scott greene. cbs 2 news reporter stephanie johnson joins us live now at our breaking news desk. explain to us what we know so far about him. >> reporter: what we know about him so far is he is right now in the hospital. he has not been charged as of right now but police have admitted that greene has had several run-ins with police in the area. now, two years ago, he was charged with he refused to be
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of threatening to kill a man at his apartment complex and pleaded guilty to harrassment. right now, authorities are looking at a video posted on youtube that could be from greene. a man is seen talk to police about a possible altercation with african-american fans at a high school football game because he was carrying a confederate flag. now, meanwhile, cbs 2 news spoke to some of of the suspect's neighbors. they said he was a quiet and friendly man. >> i not sure what set him off reall" really.""right away it's just like why - why kill an officer - why kill two officers why do really. >> right away, it is just why. why kill an officer? why kill two officers? why do these things? >> reporter: and today, that is the latest we know about the suspect at this time. back to you. >> thank you.
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for the des moines area police departments. just months a they lost two other officers in a head-on collision on interstate 80. the officers were transporting a prisoner when a trunk driver hit them going the wrong way down a highway. all four people involved in the cash died. then in august, a we des moines officer died on duty while driving his motorcycle back to the department after testifying in a hit and run case. 114 officers have lost hair far this year. hike we all saw back in april and august for those deadly crashes, the entire state is absolutely outpouring their love and support if our men and women in blue. all throughout the day yesterday, countless people came to leave flowers and balloons or just simply show other police officers that they ran into that they're thankful for their service.
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last year. he just graduated. sergeant sarge beminio leaves behind wife. >> on that side, it was sergeant anthony, tony, beminio. >> justice tip's hometown is rockwell city, iowa. -- justice tip's hometown is in rockwell -- justin's hometown is in rockwell city, iowa. we had high expectations of justin. >> law enforcement is a family. the men and women of law enforcement are dedicated every day. we put our lives on the line. and to see what happened this morning is not just tragic, it is senseless.
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collective heart of the demeanor is with des moines and urbandale this morning. he says this tragedy hits very hard to anyone in the profession. family and friends of a cedar rapids man shot by a crpd office tuesday morning demand answers as their loved one remains in the hospital. police say 37-year-old jeremy mitchell started an argument during a traffic stop. they say the officer fired at mitch whole then tried to get away. he is now hospitalized with serious injuries and friends we need police to release the dash-cam video and also coe college release their cam, their video that they have, because it's not fair that my uncle's now laying in the hospital, most likely hemight be paralyzed, with a breathing tube, for simply getting pulled over. the iowa division of criminal investigation is now handling this case.cedar rapids police tell cbs 2 news - a dashcam
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be released until the investigation is complete. it's and right now in it's de. degrees.a church in alabama is in a church in alabama is in pieces this morning after a criminal took his political frustrations out in violent
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mother nature brings our way. mid 60s for freeway. mostly sunny sky for the day on sunday. today a good one as we transition from a cloudy, rainy day yesterday to a much nicer day today. a little fog out there. we are going to clear the sky. nice, sunny conditions and temperatures very nice. low 60s north and upper 60s in the south. not much going on out there. once we get warming is coming on. 58 at 11:00. 61 just after lunchtime. a high of 65 this afternoon. nice, sunny sky out there. the fog continues to diminish, continues to move out. 42 right now in cedar rapids. our wind are calm. visibility about 1/2 mile.
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42 in cedar rapids. 49 in iowa city. around the state, a few more 30s to be had. right about 07 07 -- right about 70 in des moines for today. a couple of thin clouds the south. predictor, a little bit of a transition here. we had the cold front move through yesterday. it continues to move off towards the east . it takes with it a slow-moving low. the big blue h, that means happeny nice weather. that is what we tell the kids when we go into the schools. sunny skies this afternoon. mainly clear skies and
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day friday. 65 for cedar rapids over to mount vernon. 65 in fairfax. 66 in iowa city. fog this morning and then a sunny sky. 62 around decorah. 63 around oelwein. 64 in dubuque. a nice breeze out of the north at five to 10. let a go to tip ton. -- let's go to tipton. here is your extended forecast. mid-60s tomorrow. we full hi decorated that seven- day forecast. not only are we going to set
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we'll have the upper 60s. i already have the suit picked out for this election day. black suit, white shirt and red, white and blue tie. >> have you voted yet? >> i like to do it on elect day. i early. i get t just something about doing it on election day, walking around with the sticker and staying up watching the election results. and more importantly where we vote, they always make cookies. >> i knew he would bring up the could bees. >> most voting places are open from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. if you haven't vote ad head of time, do so and make it a thing with justin. >> you can look online. you can vote early if you want
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of the way. >> absolutely. pick a city. >> let's talk about independence. right now, they are at 42 degrees. >> more arrests over an alabama
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we know what chuck grassley has done for ethanol and what ethanol has done for iowa. american cars now burn more fuel made from corn than they do from saudi arabian oil. but, that's just the start. grassley's legislation has encouraged a new fuel made from cobs, not kernels. yep, corncobs made into fuel. right here in iowa.
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here's a look at some of the other things going on this thursday morning... in alabama - here is a look at some of the other things going on this thursday morning. dozens of protest ares pepper
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exploded. here a video of that earlier this week killing a worker and hurting five others. yesterday, the protestors built a bridge to cross a creek to get access to the area near that explosion. police met them there for that standoff. local and federal investigators are going through the rubble of a baptist church police say was vandalized in mississippi. the church was set on fire but not before the culprit spray painted the words vote trump on the side. the bishop believes the vandalization was meant to keep parishioners from worshipping. a number of cedar rapids pastors have been meeting with police for months now in response to the violence surrounding their profession. several churches plan to gather in prayer for officers a safety, sound judgment and the community's responsibility for good citizenship. services will be held at 3:00 p.m. sunday november 20th at each of the locations listed on your
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officers is absolutely pouring out this morning in more ways than you can count. here is one of them. neighbors waited in line for more than an hour just to get a doughnut. all the money raised from these badge inspired creations is going to the officers' families. they are deeply humbled to be a part of a strong iowa family, doughnut is $3. stop by and get one if you want it. but do prepared for a line. if you are in dyersville, it is 4 # degrees.
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congressman blum's only out for himself. putting a wife to work is a very dangerous thing. when i come home and dinner's not ready i go through the roof. grab 'em by the p****". when you're a star, they let you do it. you can do anything. more accusers coming forward to say they were sexually assaulted by donald trump. i'll go backstage before a show... and everyone's getting dressed. donald trump walked into the dressing room while contestants, some as young as 15 were changing. standing there with no clothes. you see these incredible looking women. i'd look her right in that fat ugly face of hers. she ate like a pig. a person who's flat-chested is very hard to be a 10. do you treat women with respect? uh... i can't say that either.
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good morning. quick check of the weather first forecast. some parts of of the viewing area dealing with fog. other parts, kind of cool. 39 at dubuque. up in decorah, they are at 45 degrees. we are head through the day today and 61 at recess. 65 this afternoon. there is satellite and rod arrest and not much in the way of cloud cover. a little bit down to the quad cities. predictor picks up on some of that fog and will move it up.
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around the corridor. 65 for cedar rapids. 62 charles city. decorah, a mainly sunny sky, nice and comfortable. 40s tonight, mid-60s tomorrow. upper 60s for the weekend set and sundayment we set the clock back saturday night. we vote on tuesday with highs in the lower 60s. just a small chance of a shower later monday evening with a high of 63. full forecast for the next seven days online cbs 2 iowa.com.
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right now on cbs 2 this morning...the wait is over - the chicago cubs win the world series in
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over. the chicago cubs winning the world series in the most dramatic way possible. but celebrations turned chaotic here in the corridor. >> reporter: that's right. as the celebrations at dcs spilled out here into the ped mall, a man climbs that street lamp, very badly injured. we'll bring you the details. >> and steffi lee joins us live with w two men who lost their lives in the line of duty. >> a live look at i-380 and u.s. 30. i'm jenee ryan. god morning to you.
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>> we'll have some nice sunshine to look forward to after the fog burns off. take a look at the temperatures by starting at a look backwardsment we went from 55 just before midnight down to 42 now. but the fog is lifting. as the day begins, we are in the hoer 40s with patchy fog this morning. visibility on the board about 1/4 mile in dubuque. mile and a half in 1/4 mile in iowa city. waterloo down to 1 3/4 miles. you might run into some fog this morningment make sure to have the headlights on. take extra time and as the sun comes up be make sure the headlights are on to make yourself more visible to other drivers. our winds are calm at five to 10 miles per hour. not much in the way of cloud
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61 at lunchtime. we'll have a peek at the rest of forecast coming up in about 10 minutes' time. celebrations of the chicago cubs world series victory turned tragic in iowa city. as thousands riot in chicago, hundreds flooded the ped mall. those celebrations quickly came to an end. we have a report now from iowa city. now? >> reporter: we've been able to confirm with police what eyewitnesses were telling me just six, six and a half hours ago right after the cubs clinched. about 10 minutes after the celebrations started, the celebrations here at dcs poured out into the ped mall. a young man climbed to the top of that street lamp. you see there, the one with the broken bulb. he was up at the top of that
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down and he broke the bulb and fell. that is a 20rbg 25 foot-drop. fell on to the pavement. obviously, very badly injured. we don't have an update on his condition. we don't know anything about this kid. we know he is a male. he had friends in the area but they didn't want to talk to us about his condition or anything about him. it was not a great scene and we've talked all morning about so many kids at the university the chicagoland area. it is an event that they've been waiting for and their parents and grandparent have been waiting for to celebrate. at 11:47 last night when kris bryant throws over to anthony rizzo and completes that journey, 108 years to get the world series title, it was a jubilation i've never seen in iowa city. i've covered incredible hawkeye
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and i've never seep anything like that. and 10 minutes later, the world series was the last thing on hundreds of people's minds. the ped mall was flooded with cubs fans. but at the end of of the night, nobody really cared about the cubs' win, just a very strange juxtaposition of emotion to cofrom complete ecstacy to a strange eerie feeling as we try to figure out more about this man and what happened and his conditionment we'll bring you the details as >> thank you, mitch. he will be out there like he said trying to figure out what is happening as we get more face. cbs 2 news reporter stephanie johnson is at the breaking news desk with the latest developments. yes jenee--right now both the chicago police and state
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officials tweeted picture of downtown chicago chicagotake a look at this video:people were standing on cars and running the streets streetson facebook nfl and updates posted this video on their facebook page:an indian fan punching a cubs fanviewed more than 200 thousand times- the chicago office of emergency management and communitcations say reports of looting in wrigleyville are false at this moment still developing this morning -
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to find out exactly ?why a man shot and killed two police officers in the early morning hours yesterday. yesterday.des moines sargeant tony beminio and urbandale officer justin martin were both ambushed.officer martin - killed first - police say at least 15 rounds were fired at him while driving.minutes later and less than two miles away - beminio was shot at a stop sign.the suspect - scott greene arrested hours later. in dallas county - which is just west of urbandale.greene flagged down a d-n-r employee - showed his i-d and told him to call 9-1-1. digging deeper into this tragedy - we're also learning more about the two digging deeper into this tragedy, we are all learning more about the two officers themselves. kevin barry has their story. >> reporter: long before the sun rose, police in central iowa were already living a
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in urbandale. the worst thing we could expect to respond to. so we poured everything we had available into helping them. >> reporter: both officers maid football at simpson college. -- played football at simpson college. justin martin had only been on the urbandale force for a year. >> right now, i mostly feel angry that somebody could do something like this. >> reporter: the des moines police sergeant had be an officer for more than a decade. >> he was a captain but he was a leader for sure. it took a lot of character to in mid october where urbandale police officers are escorting
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football game after he was waving a confederate flag.he's had multiple recent run-ins after he was waving a confederate flag. he had multiple recent run-ins with the law and police say he was known to often be armed. he surrendered without incident around 9:00 a.m., eight hours after the officers were shot and killed. here is what is growing outside of the urbandale police department. a memorial. it look like flowers draped over that police cruiser. community members kept coming to the site all day yesterday. they will probably keep it growing today to honor the victims and con sell the -- console the fellow officers at the station. one question you might have is how can you help with the crisis? the des moines police officers union set up a web site to take donation for the families. can you make contributions to one family or both in any
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to find out how, visit our web site, cbs2iowa.com. this year, there have been multiple other instances where police officers have been gunned down and killed in similar ambush-style attacks like these two. back in july following a number of officer involved shootings with black victims, a lone gunman assassinated three police officers in baton rouge, louisiana. that suspect later killed but his mother says he was an iraq war veteran who suffered from gunman in dallas opened fire on police officers work a peaceful protest. that attacker slaughtered five officers, injured nine others. it was the deadliest day for american law enforcement since 9-11. back at home, iowans will be honoring all officers today in
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we've got a little bit of cloud cover and fog to start the day. most of the fog is gone as we head into the weekend, 60s ahead and sunny skies ahead. overnight lows in the 40s. today, just like tomorrow actually. a little bit of fog this morning. our sky already starting to clear with comfortable temperatures on the horizon. right now, 47 degrees is what we're looking at. a high of 65 degrees as we head through the afternoon together in our weather. certainly a cool start to the day in cedar rapids. some of you in the 30s. we are in the lower 40s in town. a calm wind, 100% humidity out there. visibility, about 1/4 mile in dubuque. mile and a quarter in monticello. 1/4 mile in iowa city.
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30s and 40s not most part. a few others in far southern iowa but that is right behind the cold front. highs in the 60s and 70s as we head new the day today. very fine air here in eastern iowa. not much in the way of cloud cover. in fact, most of those clouds we are seeing are very southern iowa. and continuing to move away following the cold front that moves through the ohio river valley and off toward the east. high pressure moves in in our forecast, takes hold of it and doesn't let it g comfortable calm weather and clear weather as we head through the rest of the week. predictor gives us a nice quiet afternoon. a clear night tonight. we'll drop to the low 40s again. as we head through the day tomorrow, more sunshine to look forward to. here is your corridor forecast. a little fog this morning. northwest breeze at five to 10. 56 at north liberty.
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the extended forecast for the north, well, same story. just a little cooler. 6 # in decorah. -- 62 in decorah. dubuque at 64. 66 at iowa city. 66 around tipton washington. the extended forecast has 40s tonight, 60s again tomorrow. notice the lows in the 40s. we are above normal for the daytime, above normal for the nighttime too. set that clock back one hour saturday night before you go to bed. enjoy the upper 60s sunday. low 60s monday. our tuesday forecast look dry. 6 2-s the high, partly sunny
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-- 62 is the high, partly sunny sky. the trend stays above normal. so 100% of that 10-day trend is above normal all the way through next weekend. >> thank you. right now, in height of this tragedy, communities are -- in height of this tragedy, communities are pouring out their hearts for the officers killed and both police departments, des moines and urbandale. steffi lee is in des moines hiv right n have touched so many lives. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. right here at the des moines police station, this memorial sitting in front of the department has grown a lot overnight. we've seen a lot of people come through outthe day yesterday pouring out the support, bringing flowers, putting up signs of support for both departments and bringing balloons. just making sure that people know that they support them. and we've even seen a lot of people coming through throughout the morning even
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day. right now, the lot of of sergeant tony beminio and officer justice tip martin has been devastating. officers were visibly upset sharing the heart breaking news during the press conference yesterday. they were both simpson college graduates, goal oriented, focus and worked their way up within their departments. beminio started with des moines police in 2005 after working for indianola poce with the urbandale police in august of last year. >> tony, he was just kind of the life of the party around here. he liked to joke around and play a lot of pranks on the officers and we would reciprocate. >> at the end of the summer on august 22nd, we released him and trained him to a one-man unit with full right to the
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been cut very short here. >> reporter: and we've seen a couple of people coming new early this morning, paying their respects to both departments and making sure that both departments know they are supporting them during this tough time we are still waiting on more details from the police departments about their ongoing investigates. we're live in des moines, steffi good morning to you. we're updating the most important stories you need to important stories you need to kn hillary clinton: i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. vo: in times of crisis america depends on steady leadership. donald trump: "knock the crap out of them, would you? seriously..."vo: clear thinking... donald trump: "i know
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breaking news this morning a high speed chase has been reported in the corridor. police say it started in a high-speed chase has been
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liberty around 2:00 a.m. right now, we don't have many details but we do know that iowa city, coralville and north liberty police are all involved. our news crew saw different squad cars, several of them together around the coral ridge mall area but police will not tell us yet what they are responding to. stay with us. we'll keep you posted on these developments on air and online. more breaking news this morning. the british government now says it will appeal a high court ruling on the controversial brexit vote. the court ruled that the unite kingdom cannot leave the european union without the support of parliament. that means the government can't trigger brexit without parliament's okay. cbs 2 news told you when all of this broke, parliament was really wary of leaving the european union for security reasons. still developing right now, authorities trying to figure
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assassinated two police officers in the early-morning hours yesterday. we brought it to you as breaking then. des moines sergeant tony beminio and urbandale officer justin martin. the suspect, scott greene arrested hours later. of his walking down a gravel road in dallas county which is just west of urbandale and flagged down a dnr employee, showed him his id and said call 911. he is now in the hospital. outside both police departments, growing memorials. all day yesterday, people from across the state went out to send well wishes, to say thank you, to give flowers and love and we here at cbs 2 news, we were struck by one specific woman's offer to help a grieving officer. we wanted to share it with you this morning.
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this is the only thing i know how to help is to feed. i want you guys to be hydrated and not -- i want you to go home to your families because i want my dad to come home to me and i want my friend to come home to me. >> we thought it was important to show you this interaction between this woman and the officer. they're both obviously grieving. both completely unsure of what to do in the situation but what you can see happening in video is proof that community love and kindness, they are all bigger and have a much more impact than any could on our community.
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to the hospital last night following the cubs world series win. witness is story. friends and family of the cedar rapids man shot by police earlier this week demand answers. 37-year-old jerime mitchell was shot by an officer after an argument. mitchell is hospitalized with serious injuries.
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the iowa division of criminal good morning, thank you for
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captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is thursday, november 3rd, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning.? the cubs win their first championship in more than a century. the team known completes a historic world series comeback in an extraordinary game seven. we will talk with the team's owner about how the cubs ended the curse. hillary clinton's lead over dump shrinks in a latest "the new york times" poll. melania trump jumps back on the trail to campaign for her husband today. samsung faces new legal action in the smartphones catching on fire.

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