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good morning. i'm vinita nair. >> and i'm anthony mason. here's a few stories we'll be looking at on "cbs morning saturday." as the world commemorates the anniversary of d-day, another conflict sees a possible breakthrough. details on the spontaneous meeting between president obama and russian president vladimir putin over ukraine. then a tiny beetle is killing trees across southern california with the potential of spreading the devastation nationwide. and scientists don't know how to stop it. plus california chrome's bid for immortality. the unheralded horse is favored to win the belmont stakes today,
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and with it, the triple crown. and talk about nerves of steel. we'll take you to the cliff diving world series where divers hit the water at 50 miles an hour. all that and much more on "cbs this morning saturday," june 7th, 2014. and welcome to the weekend. we also have a great lineup of guests for you this morning including chef ben dates who's credited with creating a sandwich revolution at his cambodian-inspired restaurant. plus a group with a rich blend of symphonic soul and one seriously powerful voice. you'll want to check them out. our top story this morning, a possible diplomatic breakthrough in the crisis in ukraine. president obama returned home last night after his four-day visit to europe that included the ceremonyies for the 70th anniversary of d-day. while in normandy president
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obama and vladimir putin talked briefly about the situation in ukraine, and he wasn't the only one. >> petro poroshenko, the new ukrainian president, also spoke with the russian president. it was their first meeting since russia annexed the crimean peninsula. chip reid is in our washington bureau with more. >> reporter: good morning. during the d-day ceremonies in normandy, it appeared that first that obama and putin were going out of their way to avoid even looking at each other. but after a ceremonial lunch, president obama initiated a conversation. it was brief and informal but the white house called it a positive development. in france to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the d-day invasion, president obama and russian president putin met informally friday for about 15 minutes. it was their first meeting since the violent conflict in eastern ukraine began. a senior white house official said president obama told putin that de-escalating tensions
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depends upon russia ceasing support for separatists in eastern ukraine and stopping the provision of arms and materiel across the border. the president said this friday about his relationship with the russian leader. >> we generally have a businesslike relationship and are very candid and blunt with each other. there are areas where there has been great cooperation between the united states and russia. but on this particular issue of ukraine, we have a deep difference. >> reporter: putin also met with ukraine's president-elect petro poroshenko, a billionaire businessman who's accused putin of fomenting the violence by supporting the pro-russian insurge ens. after the meeting putin said he agreed with poroshenko's call for an immediate cease-fire. but he also denied any responsibility for the fighting claiming that the two sides during the negotiations should
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not be russia and ukraine because russia is not a participant in this conflict a position that u.s. officials say is completely at odds with the facts. >> i think there is a great deal of hard evidence that russia is involved, deeply involved with the separatists. we have long seen credible reports of russian soldiers operating without insignia in ukraine. >> reporter: white house officials said president obama was more optimistic about ukraine than he had been before the meeting, but they also downplayed expectations noting that putin's words are often inconsistent with his actions. they said we'll learn more about his real intentions in the coming weeks. vinita? >> chip reid in washington this morning, thank you. and there simply could not have been a more dramatic backdrop for the meeting between obama and putin. the 70th anniversary of normandy's invasion brought more than a dozen leaders together alongside them the dwindling number of veterans that that momentous occasion.
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>> reporter: if it's the sincerest form of flattery there was menplenty of it. squint a little and this could have been 70 years ago on utah beach except for the lack of incoming fire. but these weren't americans. they were french and dutch and spanish headed where the 82nd airborne held up for a month with roland daniel among them. >> we were in 35 days. so you can imagine the amount of people we lost. and i just never dealt with it. so this is helping me. >> reporter: it was a chance to be thanked for what they had done by some of the world's most famous people. the british queen. the american president. the german chancellor.
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angela merkel was applauded. times have changed in 70 years. ♪ and some things like the camaraderie of combat have not changed. dan mccarthy was back on omaha beach at dawn. >> i'm so filled with joy right now now. >> reporter: jack schlagel was happy to be back too, probably for the last time. >> the president of the legion of honor society in america said we want you there for the 75th, but i don't know. my mind is here but i don't know if the rest of my body. >> reporter: this anniversary is a tribute, as they all are, to the greatest generation the one that fought in world war ii. but that generation is now pushing or into its 90s. the sad fact is that there will
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be fewer and fewer around for the next big anniversaries. which is what made this one so special. mark phillips cbs news, on omaha beach. we're following breaking news this morning out of iraq where militants have stormed a university and are holding dozens of students hostage. the university is near ramadi in the troubled province of anbar west of baghdad. iraq is in the grip of some of the worst violence since the sectarian fighting of 2006 and 2007. sergeant bowe bergdahl remains in a german hospital said to be improving from his ordeal. he arrived there on sunday for treatment after being released in a prisoner swap for five taliban leaders. that has become a political firestorm. a congressional hearing on the release is scheduled for next week. the bergdahl story will of course be a topic tomorrow morning on "face the nation" including diane type steenne feinstein,
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democrat of california and senator saxby chambliss, republican of georgia and vice chairman of the select committee on intelligence. actor tracy morgan has been critically hurt in a car crash on the new jersey turnpike. state police say that morgan was traveling in a limousine bus that overturned around 1:00 a.m. this morning north of an exit north of trenton. the actor was rushed to the medical center in new brunswick new jersey. police confirm he's in intensive care. another passenger on the bus was killed and five others were critically hurt police say. six vehicles were involved in the crash including two tractor trailer trucks. the central plains and the mississippi valley are bracing for severe storms today. yesterday parts of northern colorado saw a funnel cloud touch down. this is what hovered over portions of morgan county about 80 miles northeast of denver. minor damage was reported. and portions of kansas saw significant hail at first, but then a tornado barrelled in.
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no reports of injuries or severe damage. investigators in north georgia are trying to determine why a man showed up for a court date yesterday with his car packed with guns ammunition and explosives. he started shooting the moment he arrived. mark strassmann picks up the story. >> reporter: the gunfight outside a county courthouse lasted three minutes. this video was taken by a construction worker across the street. if hacker began firing and detonated smoke bombs. one deputy was shot during the battle. the suspect identified as dennis marks was killed. sheriff duane piper says it took eight officers to bring him down. >> he had body armor on. he was throwing tear gas grenades, smoke grenades and pepper spray grenades. he also had a gas mask on. he came prepared to do this.
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>> reporter: and he may have been prepared to take hostages. >> he also had flex cuffs ready to apply to people. he had water supply and he had all kinds of ammunition on him. >> reporter: police say dennis marks was supposed to be in court to face drug and weapons charges. police described marks as a member of the sovereign citizens movement, an anti-government group that the fbi considers a top domestic terrorist threat. investigators believe marks' house may be booby-trapped with explosives. recent training for a similar attack for stopping the assault. police say by the type of explosives they found in marks' suv, he had been planning this attack for days. for "cbs this morning saturday," mark strassmann georgia. a hazardous material incident sent at least 27 people to hospitals in southern california. they were overcome by an odor from an unknown substance in a trailer last night in a trucking warehouse. authorities are trying to
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determine what the substance was. one report says the location is a distribution center for walmart and sam's club. general motors is recalling more than 89,000 vehicles. the recall involves air bags that won't deploy and it's for the 2012 buick murano chevrolet camaro and cruze. one person was injured. the other part of the recall involves a warning system that tells the driver if a door is open or a seat belt isn't buckled. it affects 2014 chevrolet silverado and gmc sierra tahoes suburbans, sierra hds, yukons and yukon xls. a good if not great jobs report for may. employers added 217,000 jobs last month holding the unemployment rate steady at 6.3%. it was the first time since 1999 that we've added at least 200,000 jobs for four straight months.
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so why aren't economists celebrating? joe doe is an economics analyst for thestreet.com. good morning. >> good morning. thanks for having me. >> so we're back to where we were in 2008 which means we've socially had six lost years. right? >> right. we're back to all the jobs we lost in the great recession. but economists aren't cheering and most of middle america probably isn't either. wages went up by about 2.1% year over year from last may. but economists are saying the kind of wage growth that we want to see, that this would be a robust economic recovery or recovery at least in the jobs -- the jobs market is about 3% to 4%. so sure 200,000 jobs for the past four months looks great, first time since the clinton administration, but hey, right now people across america pretty much between the coasts are asking why haven't i gotten a raise? why am i not seeing bonuses? >> we're six years into this recovery. >> it's also fascinating because was bench mark was from six years ago, and yeltt we've had had
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other factors change things. which sectors seem to have done the best? >> overall if you look at the grand scheme it is the private services sector. we have seen the biggest growth there which is a positive but where we didn't see really good growth in may and this is something that's recurring is in manufacturing and construction jobs. so construction jobs when you look and you compare to when we started adding jobs in october of 2010 construction came in, it was about the 26th best month we've seen in the recovery. that's in the 41st percentile right? and then if we're looking in the manufacturing sectors, the 23rd best which is the 48th percentile. okay sounds like it's decent but again, we're expecting in previous generations, we've seen recoveries where oh great, we're actually seeing meaningful improvement in our wages, and we're seeing far more jobs added that also didn't start at such a low level. i mean 2008 we're still feeling those effects. >> you mentioned wages and how they have barely moved upwards
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which is obviously important because two-thirds of the economy is driven by consumer spending. if they don't have more money, they're not going to spend. but why are wages essentially stuck, and why have they been stuck for a while? >> there's a word the fed likes to use in talking about money velocity. everybody said we're pumping all of this money from the monetary system into basically the hands of the banks, and we're trying to improve money velocity. we're trying to get people to start spending more. the problem is that we're not seeing the kind of lending from the banks that we had expected. and a large part of this is people aren't going out and spending the money that they have. they still don't feel like they have enough expendable income that right after they pay the bills, right after they pay the rent, okay great, i'm going to go out and buy another ipod or another television set. and so when people aren't spending their money, it suggests that well businesses aren't seeing the demand. and so they're not going to be hiring more people because they're not seeing the demand from the consumer sector. >> what about the labor force participation rate that number that tells us who's actively
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employed, who's fully looking. it was unchanged in may. what does that mean? >> unchanged in may, in this situation i think we're kind of happy to see that it didn't go lower, right. this could be cyclical. this could also be the situation we're facing right now in the united states. there are a number of baby boomers who continue to exit the labor force. and some of them may be a little bit earlier than they had expected to. they have been saying i'm looking for work. i was talking to a recruiter yesterday who said people sit around for two three years and finally they said i'm just going to take a job at home depot, but a lot of them aren't even doing that. they're just saying you know what? i'm getting out of this labor force. it's not even worth my time right now. >> well they're good numbers even though we're not celebrating. thank you so much. today is the 146th running of the belmont stakes. the third leg of the horse racing's triple crown. only 11 horses have ever won it. the last was affirmed back in 1978. but california chrome, the out-of-nowhere colt is favored
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at number 12. later, we'll take a closer look at how this remarkable horse has done it and his chances today. we're just five days away from the start of the months-long extravaganza that captive taitates most of our soccer-crazy planet called the world cup. it's in brazil. joshua robinson is a london-based sports editor. he departs for rio de janeiro on monday. i'm envious. today he's here with a tournament preview. good morning. >> good morning. thanks for having me. >> this is absolutely how long in the huge in the rest of the world, isn't it? >> lots of places in going to grind to a halt especially the beginning of the tournament where you've got 48 games in 15 days. we're talking about the ncaa tournament for two weeks. >> it's fascinating to watch the headlines including that this is a billion-dollar industry for
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fifa. what are the headlines you're seeing especially in brazil right now? >> well, you've got a country that's very divided about hosting this tournament. the approval rating for the tournament keeps dropping. fifa badly overreached, and brazil badly overreached. you only need eight venues to host the world cup, but brazil at this time it won the bid, was doing well. said look, we're a huge country. we're the home of soccer. we're going to build 12 stadiums. what you've got now is up to three that aren't fully ready for the tournament. >> this surprises me because first of all, there's $500 million in prize money for the world cup. but brazil spent something like $14 billion. and you know how much brazil -- we know how much brazil loves soccer. you thought they'd embrace this. >> the problem is you know there's still major gaps in social programs and things like that in brazil. and especially if brazil goes out early, i think we'll see a lot of problems of hey, we put up with all of this for seven years for the rest of the world to come party. >> well speaking of who goes
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out early, spain won the world cup in south africa four years ago. what do you think? is there a possibility there could be a repeat for them? >> it would be historic. the last country to repeat was brazil in 1962. we haven't seen this in half a century. but they are far and away the best technical team out there. but they have huge competition from other european teams, especially germany. plus we've never had a european team win a world cup in south america in four times that it's happened. >> that's really interestin. let's talk about the usa here. it's never a good sign when you're in a bracket that's called the group of death. >> it's a little ominous. >> so it looks like an uphill battle. we're in with germany, portugal and ghana. >> 2006 and 2010 ghana knocked out the u.s. now we're having to face germany and portugal which has a guy you may have heard of named kris edd
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christiano ron nall ronaldo. he won the world cup in 1990 but he's pretty americanized. he's been in the u.s. for over 15 years. he even dropped the umlat from his first name. >> i was in a restaurant where there were people from all over the world, and everybody was focused on the television. and there was, you know just constant screaming and shouting. what's the scene we're going to expect over the next couple of weeks in europe? >> in europe the timing of the world cup is perfect for europe because we're talking about games at 5:00 at night, 7:00 at night, even 11:00 and midnight. a lot of pubs in england had to request special permission to stay open later past 12:30 so they could show the games, have people partying watching the games and rooting for england. >> it really is fascinating. i even read google is doing street-view tours. so a lot of people have a chance to see it from a lot of
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different angles. thanks so much. we appreciate it. "usa today" says same-sex couples are planning walks down the aisle in wisconsin after a federal judge struck down the state's ban on gay marriage. at least two county offices stayed open late last night to accommodate the demand for licenses. wisconsin's attorney general is planning to appeal the decision. the ruling makes wisconsin the 27th state to legalize same-sex marriage. "the los angeles times" says embattled owner donald sterling is not ready to sign off on a deal that would allow former microsoft ceo steve ballmer to buy the los angeles clippers. a source says sterling was under the impression the nba was going to drop a $2.5 million fine and his lifetime ban as part of the deal. but sterling saw a statement being prepared by the league showing this was not the case. anthony, this is undoubtedly my favorite headline of the morning. london london's "daily mail" says a d-day veteran pulled a fast one
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and managed to be part of the ceremonies at normandy. he secretly returned to his nursing home with his medals after traveling to normandy. he had been told not to make the trip due to his frail health but he went anyway prompting a massive search when he did not return home on thursday. >> he looks pretty spry to me. >> you've got to see the pictures with him posing with flight attendants. "wired" magazine says space lovers are in for a treat early tomorrow morning. a recently discovered asteroid named the beast is set to fly by earth. but don't blink. the 1,000-foot wide asteroid cruises past at 31,000 miles per hour. it's expected to pass 716,000 miles from earth, not close enough to cause any damage. and "the omaha world herald" says a singapore man is ready to pay a pretty last night's winning bid on ebay of just over $2 million is nearly double what the annual charity event went for last year
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pp buffet will join the winner and seven friends at a new york city steak house pp if i were him, every time sun had a lurch with me for free i would bring that stat up pp you should be paying me $2 million. >> that's a very expensive lurch pp i don't think you can put that on the expense account pp it is 22 after the hour. now here's a look at the weekend. coming up a growing threat to the forest of california is a tiny beetle about the size of a sesame seed and there is nothing to stop it. later, hollywood keep getting better at putting magic on screen pp we'll take a behind the scenes look at the amazing effects pp you're watching "cbs
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on the 70th anniversary of d-day, france said thank you to america by showering a million rose petals on the statue of liberty in new york harbor. the statue was, of course a gift from france in 1886. >> that, of course was a unique event. and tomorrow at the vatican there will be another one. on invitation from pope francis, a prayer for peace in the holy land. >> we'll be right back. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday."
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you see "the sopranos," and that's you. >> the bar is that high and i'm just jumping underneath it every week. >> jon stewart said once you fly this plane, it will be very difficult to go back. when you were there hosting and you did such a knockout job, were you thinking i don't really want to go back? >> no, i was thinking the whole time, i didn't want to leave. there's no reason to leave. i was happy there. everything was my dream job. the only reason to leave was i kind of felt that i had to. >> and the money. >> and, of course the spectacular money. that's right, charlie. charlie, you're always right there. and let's talk about the deniro. >> so were you nervous when you first walk on the set and you
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see it's got your name on it john oliver were you nervous? >> yes, there was something about seeing a desk with your name on the front of it that terrifies you. it becomes very real when your name is on the desk. you'd better deliver. you do think about when you hear the buzz you think about i remember that from "the wire." oh, no now this. >> it's me! >> speaking of terrifying you try and deliver breaking news on a weekly basis. >> yes. >> how do you do that? >> we don't. no we don't, at the moment we haven't really done anything. we've done five shows so we haven't really done anything. so we're still trying to work out what this is. we've been doing at least one deep dive story. so last week we did the fcc and net neutrality which doesn't scream oh that sounds hilarious, but we tried. >> crashed the website. >> we didn't crash their website, charlie. that's a huge accusation. we merely pointed people to their website and told them why they should be angry about it, and they went in droves.
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newly released surveillance video shows a fiery crash at a gas station just north of new york city on tuesday. the driver suffered a diabetic incident behind the wheel and first crashed into another car. >> what a terrifying scene. the car then hit the gas pump causing an explosion, then a fire, then causing a chain reaction involving four cars. six people suffered minor injuries. >> that is my gas station on the hutch. i passed it literally minutes after that happened. the scene was unbelievable. welcome to "cbs this morning saturday." i'm anthony mason. >> and i'm vinita nair. our top story, southern california is already plagued by a crippling drought and wildfires. >> now you can add a legion of seemingly beeltss s beetles to
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the list. they show no signs of slowing down. >> reporter: california is a state known for its woodlands. and while the majestic redwoods along the northern coast tend to get most of the attention, it's the trees in the southern part of the state that are now under attack. >> we have lost. jim folsom is is the director of the gardens outside pasadena california. >> on property in this 200 acres, we have over 700 species of large trees. fully one-third, over 200 different kinds, different species of trees, have proven to be invaded or impacted by this borer. >> reporter: that borer is a tiny beetle first discovered in the area two years ago. it drills a hole into the heart of the tree and deposits a fungus that it carries in its mouth. that blocks water and nutrients
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and in many cases kills the tree. >> you can see the beetle and then this is the discoloration caused by the fungus that they are carrying. >> reporter: they first discovered the pests in avocado trees. they have since spread to 280 different species in southern california. and he fears could be unstoppable. >> the main problem is this is an invasive exotic beetle which means we don't have any established natural enemies that could keep this population down in southern california. >> reporter: he and his colleagues tracked the bug to southeast asia but are still unsure how it got to the u.s. >> here this is the beetle. >> we have no known treatment. we have no capacity to fend it off. >> reporter: while the infestation is a concern at huntington gardens, it has the potential to create a nationwide crisis as the beetles spread
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into residential neighborhoods. tinder-dry forest land and most worrisome, agricultural plants. >> if you cannot stop it it can go as far as the beetle and fungus can survive. >> reporter: for cbs this morning saturday danielle nottingham, los angeles. >> they're so small but they do so much damage. they say when they get inside the tree they're actually protected from the insecticides and that's how they avoid it. >> you say small. i think i read it was the size of a sesame seed. that makes you realize how much destruction, even worse than a termite. now here is a look at the weather for your weekend. up next, medical news in our
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it's time now for "morning rounds." joining us cbs news chief medical correspondent dr. john lapook and cbs news contributor dr. holly phillips. first up there was encouraging news this week about the fight against cancer. john? >> vinita one promising new approach doesn't use drugs or radiation. it uses the patient's own body to attack cancer cells. >> reporter: at 35 erica wallace learned she had advances cervical cancer that had spread to her lymph nodes. >> it just kind of became all
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right, just deal with it. tell me what i need to do because i'm a mom and i need to be here for my boys. >> reporter: intensive chemotherapy did not work. the wallaces were told erica had about a year to live. >> i had to discuss what if i'm not here you know what's going to happen with the boys because i could feel i was getting weaker. and so i was pretty rock bottom at that moment. >> reporter: just two months later, she became patient number two in a small trial using the body's immune system to seek out and destroy metastatic conserveervical cancer. >> we completely rearrange the immune system. >> reporter: doctors take a piece of the tumor and extract specialized white blood cells or t-cells. those are tumor-fighting cells sent by the body's immune system to target the cancer. the t-cells most potent against cervical cancer are selected and grown in the lab. billions of these cells are then infused into the patient's bloodstream
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bloodstream. >> the idea is to give a single treatment and have the cells wipe out the tumor the same way that they would clear an infection. >> reporter: six of nine patients in the study had no response, and one had a partial response. two had complete remission. >> hi. >> reporter: wallace was one of those two. this is a scan from her checkup last week. nearly two years after treatment, there is no sign of cancer. earlier this year her younger son, marcus had a chance to meet the research team. >> he looked at them and said thanks for saving my mom. and that's what it's done is saved me. >> what a great story. i mean this seems groundbreaking. >> yeah. and it's exciting for the future because this is -- cervical cancer is a so-called solid tumor, and we've traditionally not had a lot of luck treating widespread solid tumors. and the hope is to use this same technique for tumors of the
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lung, breast and coallon. also promising news for men with advanced prostate cancer. a new study shows an older chemotherapy drug can significantly lengthen lives. holly, tell us about this study. >> anthony, this was a very long-term study. it went over ten years. and you know it really sort of turned our understanding of how to treat prostate cancer on its head. up till now, in fact for the last 75 years, the standard of treatment with metastatic prostate cancer has been to use a hormonal therapy. and then we only add chemotherapy if that doesn't work. this study showed if you add the chemotherapy earlier along with the hormoneal therapy, you can increase men's lives by almost 14 months. that's an incredibly long time. it's very impactful. >> i think most people hear the word "cancer" and they immediately think chemo. why was it not being used in the past? >> basically because we didn't have this data you know. it took a long time to get the data in part because men aren't enrolled in as many clinical
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trials as women are. so our understanding of prostate cancer lags behind our understanding of say, breast cancer or some other conditions. but also the chemotherapy has side effects. so no one wanted to use it unless we knew for sure that it works. and now we know that. >> well, there's also some good news about preventing cancer this week. researchers at yale cancer center estimate that from 1976 to 2009 screening tests like colonoscopies prevented mother half a million cases of colorectal cancer in the u.s. a separate report says that worldwide the number of survivors of all kinds of cancer were increased by 30% over the next decade. a new report in the journal "pediatrics" raises troubling issues about kids and ads for e-cigarettes. the new study says that from 2011 to 2013 ads for the smokeless devices aimed at kids from 12 to 17 years old jumped more than 250%. during that same period e-cigarette ads targeting young adults from 18 to 24 spiked more than 320%.
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the brand advertised most often is called blu. take a look. >> you know i love being single, but here's what i don't love. a kiss that tastes like an ashtray. bleck. i'm jenny mccarthy. i found an alternative to cigarettes. blu. i get to have a blu without the guilt because it's only vapor, not tobacco smoke. >> john where are kids seeing these ads? >> everywhere. they're all over the internet. they're on television. and they're on stations you'd expect with kids 12 to 17. so comedy music, events or shows. it's everywhere you look. >> what can a parent really do in this battle when they seem to be targeting these young kids? >> it's a major concern for parents really because the big question is are e-cigarettes a gateway drug into using regular cigarettes? and if you really don't have data to show whether they are or are not yet. but what we do know is nicotine is, of course, one of the most addictive substances that's out
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there. and the earlier you get hooked the harder it is to quit. so it would stand to reason the more we can protect the kids from getting started, the better. >> so john what should you do if you're a parent and your kids are exposed to these ads? >> we're in a strange period where there's no widespread advertising talking about possible risks. i spoke to the fda this morning. they have proposed at the end of april to regulate this. it's not regulated right now. so i think for now the parent has the role to explain the possible risks which include that in the developing brain, that could be more susceptible to getting addicted and plus we now know from studies there are dangerous toxic chemicals that are released in the vapors. >> maybe the ads could be a good place to start that conversation. finally, most people know that two of the best ways to prevent cancer and many other diseases are exercise and eating right. but that could be easier to do depending on where you live. this week the american college of sports medicine released its annual list of the healthiest cities in the united states. so john who should we all be jealous of? >> drum roll washington, d.c. the nation's capital. >> really? >> yeah.
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>> that's interesting. >> i love this actually. i love this idea. we had talked last week about the importance of changing the environment and making it so you just trip over healthy behavior. so get a little competition going. have some other city try to vie for the best. >> and some of the other top cities are you know bigger more open spaces. you know we think of d.c. as a very cosmopolitan space, but it shows you can be healthy in pretty much any environment. >> that's right. new york was 25. i wanted to make sure we were on. thank you. up next the eye-popping computer magic of "maleficent." we'll show you how they create amazing digital clones of real actors with fairy tale bodies.
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♪ with that double vision ♪ "maleficent," the tale of sleeping beauty told from the side of the wicked sorer isceress took in $70 million. >> the special effects are truly state of the art. when fairies fly, you see pixie-perfect human faces like tiny digital clones of the actors. carter evans had had a look at how it's done. >> right now we're standing inside light stage 6 which is our lab's largest device. >> reporter: this is the future of movies.
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what was once filmed on a sound stage is now shot on a light stage. this surreal laboratory is the brainchild of paul. he heads up usc's institute for creative technologies and he's reinventing the way movies are made by digitally cloning actors. >> we want to create that perfect digital puppet that has every skin pore fine crease and the ability for any little twitch or bulge or buckle of skin that the real person would have had. >> reporter: more than 6,000 computer-controlled l.e.d.s and 50 cameras capture every nuance the key to creating believerable virtual humans is how the computer measures both the light reflecting off the surface of the skin and the light penetrating beneath it. the result is a perfect digital clone that can be inserted into any scene. the evolving technology has been used in more than a dozen films. in "avatar," it placed digital humans in a virtual world.
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in "gravity" sandra bullock's skin appeared to be reflecting light from the space station. >> as you see, it's kind of like being inside a firework. >> reporter: the lead actors were all scanned to create lifelike images for digital stunt doubles. and an actress became the face of a fairy. why is it so important that you get a picture of her with light from every different possible angle? >> if we want the digital character to look the same way as the real person would have we have to know how that real person would have responded from light from the right, from the left, from above, from below. >> reporter: i'm totally enveloped in rightlight right now. it's more than movie magic. the fund gets much of its funding from the department of defense to produce virtual reality training for the military in a revolutionary project, it's teamed up with usc's foundation to scan holocaust survivors so their stories will live long after they're gone.
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>> we can project it in a way that it's life size and it's 3-d, it doesn't require 3-d glasses. >> reporter: this 81-year-old survived five concentration camps. when the project is complete his holographic image will be able to react with students through photo recognition. >> my mother used to sing to me and i still remember that. >> it's engaging it's visceral it's very much kind of from the soul of the individual. as technology gets better which it will do and we'll get used to seeing it in our everyday lives, this will seem very normal. >> reporter: the technology is evolving quickly and the possibilities seem endless, especially when it comes to trimming budgets of summer blockbusters. >> eventually we'll be able to make an entire hollywood feature film that looks like anything on the epic scale of any huge production in a small room with motion capture, with light stages surrounding people by l.e.d.s and do it for a lot less
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cost. >> reporter: it's incredible to think about what you can do. it also makes me wonder what's next? are you really going to need actors? >> if i were an actor today, i would definitely want to get myself digitized. i would want to keep that on my own hard drive at home and probably even license that to productions that want to do flashback sequences of me in the future. >> reporter: or perhaps to eventually film without the real actors' participation. for "cbs this morning saturday," carter evans, los angeles. >> it raises -- that raises a really interesting question because if all that information is stored eventually you could actually make a film with an actor who's no longer alive. >> hopefully they can never do that with tv news anchors. that would be really scary. >> yeah well. ist been a nice career. a horse is a horse of course but not this one. he's california chrome and he's one win away from the triple crown. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday."
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>> so saint bernard wouldn't have the same effect. mr. poodle. >> no. ♪ >> reporter: the miami-born miami-proud pitbull is becoming a global brand. he has sponsorship deals with companies from dodge to dr. pepper. he has his own line of vodka, a cologne for men and women, and a partnership with "playboy." he approaches his career with a focus of a ceo. >> when we speak about roles, i shoot them every year which i started in '09. '09 was freedom. >> reporter: freedom. >> '10 was invasion. '11 empire. '12 wealth. '13 put the puzzle together. '14, buckle up. '15, make history. '16, disruption. >> reporter: pitbull grew up in little havana. he credits his mother for raising him. >> my mother started listening to anthony robbins. >> tony robbins. >> it's subliminal. it's not losing it's learning.
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♪ welcome back to "cbs this morning saturday." i'm anthony mason. >> and i'm vinita nair. d-day, to begin the liberation from the nazis 70 years ago. it is one of the best-known events in history, but we'll tell you some things you don't know about it. then california chrome goes for his own spot in the history books books. if he wins today's belmont stakes, he'll be the first triple crown champion in 36 years. and broadway's biggest night. we preview tomorrow's tony awards show and try to predict the big winners. we begin this hour with a massive car acci
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saturday," i'm steve patterson in cranberry township, new jersey. it really is a sad situation for the morgan family. not that long ago, he was promoting his two-month-long multicity tour "turn it funny," and we had a chance to speak with him. he's a sensitive, loving guy. >> he was very excited about this tour which is his first stand-up tour in a long long time. he's supposed to be in charlotte, north carolina, this evening. obviously won't be. we wish him all the best. well there may be a break in the ukrainian crisis. president obama returned home last night after his four-day normandy obama and russian president vladimir putin talked briefly about the situation in ukraine. he wasn't the only one. poroshenko, the new ukrainian president, also spoke with the
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russian president. it was the first meeting since russia annexed the strategic crimean peninsula. chip reid is in our washington bureau with more. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. it was the first meeting for obama and putin since the violent conflict in eastern ukraine began. they met for 15 minutes informally while attending the 70th anniversary of d-day in france, an event that brought together leaders from around the world. a senior white house official said president obama underscored that the successful ukrainian election was an opportunity to ukraine, and stopping the provision of arms and materiel across the border. during the d-day events
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fighting because he claimed russia is not a participant in the conflict. u.s. officials strongly disagreed with that position. here's state department spokesperson marie harf. >> i think there is a greatea i think there is a great deal of hard evidence that russia is involved, deeply involved with the separatists. we have seen incredible reports of them operating in added -- in ukraine. >> white house officials said the meetings left president obama more optimistic about ukraine than before, but wouldn't be advised to be hopeful because putin's words are inconsistent with his actions. >> that meeting with president putin took part at the 70th anniversary of d-day. now for a look back to world war
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ii and d-day, the beginning of the end for hitler's conquest of europe. american and allied troops carried out what was and may be history's largest air and sea born invasion. kenneth c. davis is here with more about that longest day. good morning. >> good morning. >> start with ou how pivotal was that day for the war. overused many times, you have to remember how a lot of us are getting on in years and this is a long time ago now. but in 1939 hitler had taken over all of europe. we were fighting the japanese of course after 1941. this was the beginning of the total in france that would end hitler's rule in europe and it was a long and costly battle. >> it was fascinating to read that june 6th was not the
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original day that eisenhower picked. >> and d-day means, it's an army designation, designation, eisenhower had a range of dates that depended on the tides. >> the germans were expecting an invasion. we spent a lot of time trying to make them think it was coming somewhere else. >> the deception phase, the whole operation involving big inflatable tanks, ships going in a different direction was very elaborate. we had german spies that had been turned. double agents false information was being fed to germany and the allies were able also to determine whether the germans knew because they had broken their codes, so this was all carefully scripted incredibly planned for years, but still, all up to the circumstances of the moment.
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eisenhower says this is where it goes off, i hope to god i know what i'm doing. >> in the first hours of that invasion it was an incredible death toll. what happened immediately? >> when those soldiers there were five beaches. the worst was omaha beach. british troops landed elsewhere, canadian troops landed on somewhere. they called it immediately hell beach because the casualty rates were so astonishing. the germans were dug in with artillery. it was horrific and they had to call they were -- >> there were 2,000 americans lost on omaha beach? >> in a few hours by the end of the day was 4,000. eventually, those numbers grew. you saw the president at the cemetery, there were 9,000. >> what were the expectations in terms of casualties?
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>> this was interesting. they expected 12% casualties over all. the casualty rate in the end was low lower. they expected the rates at the tip of the spear to be to be 25%. when you say men, you have to remember, these were boys. teenagers. soldiers fighting. >> thank you so much. >> thank you. >> never ceases so amaze me. every time we come back to the scale, just breathtaking. pope francis will be praying for peace tomorrow, but this time we hoent won't be alone. he's invited the israeli and palestinian president to join him. >> good morning. the ceremony has been billed as an effort to end what is called
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eternal negotiations. no one presumes peace will break out on monday. it's the first time such a meeting has ever taken place in the vatican. the seating about as far removed from the squalor of mideast politics as you can get. it came as a spontaneous announcement on his trip to the holy land although cbs news has learned they had been contacted in advance through back channels. the vatican has been at pains to insist the pope is not intervening in one of the most iconic problems although the security wall was seen as exactly that. anything out of the prayer meeting would be akin to a miracle. the so-called peace process has defined the results of other mediators for 20 years. john kerry basically admitted there was little to be done until both parties decided to be
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series. paris is an advocate of the peace process, but leaves political power next month. mohamed abbas says he wants to talk but hasn't found a way to dominate palestinian politics. the leaders will spend about two hours at a planned service of prayers and meditations in the order of the founded religions. the vatican characterizes the service as an attempt to reopen a door that's been closed for some time. pope francis may not be intervening, but in real life the call shares often holds the key. the central plains and the mississippi valley are bracing for more severe storms today. yesterday, parts of northern colorado saw a funnel cloud touch down. this is what hovered over portions of morgan county about 80 miles northeast of denver. minor damage was reported and
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portions of kansas saw significant hail but then a giant wall cloud moved? . the cia has joined twitter. the sbi agency showed a covert sense of humor tweeting we can neither confirm nor deny this was our first tweet. within an hour 67,000 followers and who is following the fbi, department of home land security and the white house. >> and you might describe it as a small step for social media in space. a nasa astronaut sent the first vine video out to his twitter followers. lets users share short, looping videos with their followers. it showed an entire trip around the earth and featured the terminator line which separates day and night on planet earth. very cool. >> it was only retreated about 3,000 teams. i'm surprised.
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i thought it would have really caught. it is about 12 minutes after the hour and now, here is a look at the weather for your weekend. up up next, can california chrome win it all? >> triple crown excitement is at a fever pitch. in just a few hours, a horse with humble beginnings could become racing royalty. >> as long as he gets in the lot and he's running like he's been running, we're the horse to beat. >> we're at belmont racetrack, where california chrome could ride into the history books. that's coming up on cbs this morning saturday.
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they call horse racing the sport of kings, but this year's contender for the world's biggest prize comes from less than royal stock. >> california chrome is favored to win today's belmont stakes and become only the 12th horse ever to claim the triple crown. alexis christoforous is at belmont park about 20 miles east of new york with more. good morning to you, alexis. >> reporter: good morning, vinita. people are already lined up outside the racetrack. in all, about 120,000 fans are expected to come out here to belmont park today in the hopes of witnessing horse racing history. now, the last triple crown winner was affirmed back in 1978.
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now after 36 years, california chrome will approach the starting gate with a shot at becoming the 12th triple crown winner. california chrome's owners steve and carolyn coburn, say they know the odds. >> we know that we were blessed and that it doesn't happen to very many people the way it happened to us. >> reporter: their 3-year-old chestnut bred in 2011 for just $10,000 is tearing up the track, winning six straight races including the kentucky derby and the preakness with jockey victor espinoza. >> so i know right here in my heart, right here in my soul that this horse is going to do something big, and i knew it the day i saw him. but i honestly believe this horse knows that he's running ngwa him. >> reporter: reporter mike watchmaker has been followi tmiwatch califoso stardom for "the daily racing forum." is this really the closest thing to a cinderella story? >> it's a very cool story. it's a kind of story that joe
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everybody can identify with and i think that's great. >> it makes everybody dream that they can come up with a horse like california chrome. you know that's why we're in this business, you know. it took me 60 years to find one like him. >> reporter: chrome's trainers father and son team art and allen sherman, say the horse has been taking them on the ride of a lifetime. >> i'm really confident in this horse, period. as long as he gets a little racing luck and he runs like he's been running, i think we're the horse to beat for sure. >> reporter: racing insiders say that if california chrome wins his breeding value could skyrocket to $20 million. that would be a stunning return for his owners. and while some past champions have been retired after winning the triple crown, these owners have hinted they may continue to race california chrome which means fans can continue to cheer for him. vinita? >> it couldn't happen to a
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neisser set ofnicer set of owners. i read that horse already has $1 million in sponsorships. >> it doesn't surprise me. up next, who will take home a tony? ♪ >> cabaret is among the nominees. we'll look at all the contenders and try to predict some of tomorrow night's winners. this is "cbs this morning saturday." surprise! happy birthday! [western stand-off music playing]
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♪ that is from "a gentleman's guide to love and murder," one of anthony's favorites and one of four shows up for broadway's best musical at the tony awards. cbs will bring it to you live tomorrow night. here with a preview is "cbs morning news" contributor. in some ways, it's over the top in terms of performances. what are you expecting going into the show?
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>> well it's a great awards show because you've got the best stage performers in the world on a stage. so it's really exciting. hugh jackman hosting this year. >> can anything top that open by neil patrick harris last year? >> he's got big shoes to fill doesn't he? harris has won multiple emmys for hosting the show. i think hugh jackman's got some big surprises planned. i think he realizes what he's got the show to host as well. >> let's get into some of the more exciting races. drama, first up best actor in a play. >> best actor in a play i think ends up going to bryan cranston in "all the way." it's a towering performance. phenomenal. >> he plays lbj we should say. >> chris o'dowd is absolutely wonderful in "of mice and men." and one of the most incredible shakespearean performances in eye "richard iii." he's also nominated for "the
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fourth knight." >> what about best actress in a play? >> another category where there are a lot of great veterans. i think it comes down to audra mcdonald for "lady day" and cherry jones in "the glass menagerie." these are the first tony nominations in the history of this play, one of the most performed american plays ever and never nominated before. >> that's amazing all this time. sfwroo what about the plays itself? who do you think will take home the big tony? >> this is tricky. "all the way" has won a lot, but the tonys love harvey fierstein. it's an incredible show. it's a little bit of a departure and it makes sense. but he writes so beautifully with so much humor about outsiders trying to fight for fairness. in fact, i recently sat down and interviewed him. and he talked about that very thing. i think we have a clip of it. >> what interests me being human interests me writing something about, you know the earth ending you know a meteor coming towards the earth.
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couldn't care less. that's not going to get me to sit down and go through the painful stuff with a typewriter but being human done.es. >> one of the great voices. let's look at best actor in a musical. and i'm assuming the aforementioned neil patrick harris is a front-runner here? >> i think neil is hard to beat. it's a phenomenal show. the show is completely on his shoulders. and he has so much love from tony voters for what he has done for broadway and for the awards over the last few years. but even without that i think it's a win and a well-deserved win for neil patrick harris. >> what about best actress in a musical? is that one a tight race? >> i think it is. there's idina menzel who's had a big year. >> huge year. >> kelli o'hare. i think this goes to jessie
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mueller in "carole king." it's selling above capacity. it's doing very well. i think she'll walk away with it. >> everybody says great things about that show. of course, idina menzel a "frozen" powerhouse at this point. unstoppable. let's go to the best musical category. we saw a little bit of "a gentleman's guide to love and murder." can it win? >> i think it can. i love it as well. i've called it the little show that could. i think broadway is behind this show. it's the kind of thing they'd like to see more of the back story of the creative team is something that you hope can still work in today's commercial theater. i think it can. i think its only real competition in this category is "beautiful," which has been gaining steam and momentum. and a lot of people think has been underappreciated. >> jamie, thanks so much. a reminder can you see the 68th annual tony awards show live tomorrow night 8:00 eastern right here on cbs. coming up they dive off a nine-story platform hitting the water at 50 miles an hour to earn the title cliff diving
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champion. we'll take you to the tournament in texas. you're watching "cbs this morning." of the radio city marquee with your name on it. >> yes. >> and said so awesome, so psyched or something, you said. >> yeah. >> hugh i found that so endearing that you would do that because it said to me you still get excited about this after all that you do and all who you are, you still get excited. >> so excited. and i can't -- when i saw that marquee, i was like it reminds me i'm a kid from a northern suburb of sydney in australia who's here on broadway and hosting the night that celebrates the best in live theater. >> but is there anything you're looking forward to saying i can't wait till so and so is on the stage? perhaps a duet with you and neil patrick harris. >> ah. ♪ any dance you can dance i can dance better ♪
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♪ i can dance any dance better than you ♪ >> this is what they said about hugh jackman. he's the ultimate performer, actor, singer and dancer. he does it all second to none. ♪ this is how people see you. how do you see yourself? >> i see myself as someone who is prepared to have a go. >> have a go. >> yeah. i still -- like if i think about sunday night, i'm going to try something in the opening that honestly i don't know if i can pull it off. and i kind of love that feeling. i love the feeling of just -- it's a little nerve-racking, but let's go for it! >> you and i are going to be good friends. >> so i saw my first "x-men" movie. >> you just don't know it yet. >> i'm thinking at this point in the interview, i think it's time for you to remove your shirt. >> yeah. i'm surprised it took this long gayle. you know my rule. >> what's your rule? >> i don't do it on my own. >> i would give it a go! >> have a go. >> have a go.
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♪ this is video from the new polar bear cam on a female bear in the beaufort sea ice north of alaska. it shows her interacting with a male who might be a suitor. i'm happy for her. the survey provided this first video of life on and under the arctic sea ice. it's part of a study to find out how threatened species such as polar bears are responding to the loss of sea ice from climate change. >> you know, they say the first callers they designed batteries couldn't stand the temperatures because it's so cold. >> love it. we begin this half hour with cliff diving. it's just about as dangerous as it sounds and you have to be a special kind of athlete to do it. an adrenaline junkie prepared to
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hit the water with a force nine times harder than olympic divers. >> the finals of the u.s. leg of the cliff diving world series get under way today at a lake in texas with divers from 11 countries plunging nine stories in hopes of landing the crown. brandon scott has more. >> reporter: texans call these rugged limestone cliffs west of dallas hell's gate and this week they're the launch pad for daredevil divers competing in the cliff diving world series. the tallest platform on these cliffs is nine stories high and divers hit the water at frightening speeds of more than 50 miles per hour. >> if fear is completely gone, then you've got a problem. >> reporter: david started cliff diving just a few years ago. now he's representing the u.s. at this year's competition. >> all of us love that feeling of flying through the air, flipping getting a little bit out of control and then bringing
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it all together and hitting the water in a tight position. whew! look at this place. it's perfect. >> reporter: these elite athletes come from all over the world. matt cowan came from england. on thursday he was the only man to do this backward dive. >> i mean there's a million emotions going up there. and you've got the adrenaline the pressure. and then when you take off, your body just takes over. >> reporter: men have historically dominated this dangerous sport. but now for the first time on u.s. soil, women are competing. ginger huber is one of them. >> a lot of diving is mental. i'm thinking in my head like how do i do this dive? and then if you do it well or if you do it safely, it's an accomplishment. >> reporter: as the divers plunge from the platform a panel of judges watches every twist and turn. >> you're looking at the takeoff. and you want to do a strong
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jump. a good flight that nears nothere's no bobbles and entry. straight up and down with very little splash. >> reporter: one of those judges is one of the world's greatest indoor divers four-time olympic champion greg louganis. >> athletes are really upping their game and they're doing many more somersaults, it's much more technical. they're going beyond what they're doing in the olympic games. >> reporter: louganis hopes cliff diving could eventually become an olympic event. but in the meantime this competition is the pinnacle of the sport. >> it's an experience like no other. i mean, you're sharing every emotion on the spectrum. you're going from absolutely terrified to incredibly elated after a competition after doing a dive well. >> reporter: divers will take their final plunges later today, and the winner of the series will take home a cash prize of more than $20,000. for "cbs this morning saturday," i'm brandon scott. >> you notice how the divers
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actually in the water rush in immediately as soon as the main diver lands just to make sure they're okay. >> i can't even imagine the safety concerns in organizing that event. >> very interesting. now here's a look at the weather for your weekend. up next, the chef who brings the exotic tastes of cambodia to the dish, and he does it with sandwiches and good-looking corn. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday." this portion sponsored by toyota. let's go places. boring! yeah! ♪ if you want to see old faithful ♪ ♪ don't be such a couch potato ♪ ♪ yeah just go check out
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sandwiches? these look fabulous. >> we did an array of sandwiches for you guys. we have a pork belly with pickled asian pear. we have a grilled sausage, a cauliflower, and we have a raw kale and apple salad. >> you have picked the hardest thing to eat on television. >> once it gets in there, the reward is obvious, right? >> we're willing to take the risk for the reward. >> good. excellent. >> what else do we have on the table? i didn't mean to interrupt you. >> we're getting into summertime so grilled corn, coconut lime as a counterpoint. we have a cambodian slaw with mixed vegetables slaw a great accompaniment to the sandwiches. for us trying to be a little healthier, raw kale and apple salad. >> why would you want to do that? >> you know balance the table a little bit. >> you mentioned the tablecloth. all of your restaurants have artwork in them. >> i actually knitted this this
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morning on my way in. a graffiti-inspired tablecloth that we pay homage to the city that we're in. it's on the walls. thank you for making me feel at home with this tablecloth. >> we mentioned your business partner. you guys actually met in college? >> we did. >> how did this thing get ignited? >> we met in college. neither one of us was in the restaurant industry. flash forward eight years later, we see each other on the streets of new york. what are you doing? what are you doing? i'm in the restaurant business. so am i. he opened a cambodian restaurant on the lower east side had these little sandwiches on his menu. i helped him open his restaurant and kind of a light bulb went off and we said to ourselves this is something we want to make more accessible. it's a portable high-quality affordable meal that people can grab and go. >> how does someone who's a third generation new yorker go about building cambodian style sandwiches? where did that idea really come from? >> obviously i'm the cambodian one, right?
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>> i figured. >> so it's really a collaboration, cambodian flavors are the background the canvas, if you will but we take a lot of liberties with other foods that we like. for example, pork belly and kale is not necessarily native to cambodia. >> right. >> but we try to keep the flavor profile the same. how's the drink, by the way? >> the drink is fabulous. it's a mojito right? >> let me answer that for you. and we have basil in this and there's basil in our dessert as well. >> it's actually lemongrass. we just launched a breakfast menu in our latest restaurant down in the world financial center. and who doesn't want a little cinnaban for dessert. it haslemen lemongrass in it. >> what is it 150 square feet? how do you make that work? >> what you do is end up
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bringing large bags of meat home every night, cook it in your home oven while you're asleep bring it to the restaurant in the morning to keep up with demand. we literally sold out for the first 90 days and then learned how to keep up with it. >> i hope the answer is no but do you have interest in doing more formal dining? >> right. both rafa and i come from a fine dining background. we have had enough. and this actually makes people just as happy and makes us happier. and we're sticking with this formula. for sure. some of the sandwiches here are particularly great for summer. obviously the grilled sausage, the pork belly, et cetera. bring it to the barbecue and let's get it going. >> and you've got a cookbook in the works? >> we do. it should be out late '15, and it takes some of the flavors here and shows you how to not only make a sandwich with it but take some of the proteins out,
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put it over rice with noodles and just allows you to take our baseline flavors and turn it into a real meal. >> i want you to know i didn't get to eat much. as soon as we're at break, i'm going to eat all of this as fast as i can. i want to hand you this dish. we want to ask you if you could have this meal with anyone pastor present, who would that person be? >> i was thinking about that question. i would love to do it with my grandfather who i was named after and i never got to meet. i'm currently -- an incredible man and i'd love to see the opportunity of what he was all about. >> for more head to our website. up next a group from l.a. with a uniquely vibrant pop sound. really on to something new, so stay with us. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday."
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starring in our "saturday session" is an l.a. based group just out with their first full-length album. their music has been called orc eded or kes tra orchestral pop. >> here they are, kanwa wakan. ♪ ♪
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♪ ♪ ♪ met the ghost of you ♪ ♪ and i can't disguise ♪
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♪ but i got what i need from you ♪ ♪ ♪ we are moving on ♪ ♪ we're moving on ♪ ♪ it's time to go ♪ ♪ give me a reason to forgive you ♪ ♪ drag your shadow down the hall ♪ ♪ i can't deny ♪
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♪ you can tell your friends ♪ ♪ ♪ we are moving on ♪ ♪ it's time to go ♪ ♪ we are moving on ♪ ♪ the time has come ♪ ♪ we are moving on ♪ ♪ we are moving on ♪ ♪ the time has come ♪
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was like an eruption on my skin. red and puffy and itchy and burning. i'd lift my arm and the pain back here was excruciating. i couldn't lift my arms to drum or to dance. when i was drumming and moving my rib cage and my arms like this it hurt across here. when i went to the doctor and said what's happening to me his first question was “did you have chickenpox?" i didn't even really know what shingles was. i thought it was something that, you know, old people got. i didn't want to have clothes on. i didn't want to have clothes off. if someone asked me "let's go dancing" that would have been impossible.
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tomorrow on "cbs sunday morning," you know minnie driver. she plays a woman whose baby dies in pregnancy. she tells anna warner it was the hardest job she's ever had. then monday travel editor peter greenberg says to check out an airline that says fly all you want for a monthly fee. will it change the way all of us
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travel? that is monday on "cbs this morning." good luck on your speech. >> my daughter's high school graduation. master school class of 2014. thanks. very proud. >> have a great weekend, everybody. >> we leave you now with more music from kan wakan. this is "like i need you." ♪ ♪ ♪ i'm going to let you know who i am ♪ ♪ and make you realize ♪ ♪ i'm going to make you understand ♪ ♪ i want you to do what i want you to ♪
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francisco man had to do with more than just explosives. comi the nationwide manhunt for a san francisco man has too do with more than just explosives. coming up what else the fbi says the man was into before his arrest. also on the program this morning, a doctor is in custody and another suspect is at large. a strange case of murder in santa clara county. actor tracy morgan is seriously injured in an overnight accident. we have the latest on his condition. it is saturday morning, the 7th of june. good morning. >> a cool start this morning, only 50s out there. >> we have a little bit of a warmup in store this weekend. first a live look

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