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5 news this morning. >> enjoy your tuesday. we'll see you again at noontime. captions by: caption colorado ♪ good morning to our viewers in the west. it is tuesday, march 8th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." a california commuter train derails into rushing water. rescuers race to get passengers out of the wreckage. donald trump launches new attacks after what advisers admit was the worst week of his campaign. and mr. rose, we call him charlie around here. cruises to havana with dj diplo. the first major american artist to perform in cuba in more than 50 years. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener," your world in 90 seconds. it was a very jarring ride.
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we weren't quite sure what was happening. >> it slid for quite a while. i wasn't sure if we were going to turn over or not. >> a train derails in california. >> no one was killed in this derailment. you can see just how serious it was. a vote for any other candidate is a vote for donald trump. >> a vote for john kasich or ted cruz in florida is a vote for donald trump. >> raise your right hand, everybody. do you swear that you're going to vote for donald trump tomorrow? raise that hand. i love you! i love you slam. >> hillary clinton and bernie sanders spar in michigan ahead of that state's vote. >> i voted for the auto bailout, he voted against it. >> that is absolutely false. torrential rain slamming california, severe weather hitting parts of the south. >> it was like what you see in a hurricane. $55 million for erin andrews. in a lawsuit again the hotel for putting a stalker in the room next to her. >> she is a true american hero. here's a way to stop traffic. a woman got naked and danced on
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top of an 18-wheeler near houston. >> something was wrong with her. the police officer in california rescues toddlers in a burning car. >> the car's on fire! >> all that. >> he was being carried off when one of the staff let go on his end, the injured player not pleased. he played the game with passion and went out in style. >> there's something about 18 years. 18 is a good number. >> all that matters. >> i think it's been well documented, the extraordinary love that she had for her husband. >> it was an authentic love story. >> complete, total. you see it on camera and it was real. on "cbs this morning." >> not only are you a hall of famer basketball, there are some things you're not great at athletically. we have a clip of your golf swing. >> okay. >> how can you be this great of an athlete and have a swing that terrible? >> i got a mental block. >> what is the mental block? >> i suck at goofl.
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>> this morning's "eye opener" is presented by toyota, let's go places. >> welcome to "cbs this morning." as you wake up in the west, commuters are describing a chaotic and scary scene after a northern california train flew off the tracks. part of the train ended up in a rushing creek, last night, southeast of san francisco. >> a mud slide during a storm sent a tree on to the tracks, knocking the front of the train into the water. the railroad says nine people were hurt, four seriously. john blackstone is in fremont with the dramatic rescues. >> you see derailed cars from the ace commuter train, part of the altamont corridor express, a commuter line that runs 80 miles between san jose and stockton, california. passengers who were aboard this train last night just before it ran into the water say it was a
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wild ride. the altamont corridor express, also known as the ace train ran off the tracks monday night in a remote area. >> it was jolting. i mean, it was a fairly wild ride. >> we felt a couple sharp jerks and suddenly slowed down. >> the train went to a complete stop. >> 214 people were on board as it twisted through niles canyon during a heavy rainstorm which caused a tree to fall into its path. >> the train was on the tracks. when the train struck it, the train derailed. >> one of the cars slid into the mud in alameda crack. cannon mckenzie was in the adjoining card. >> people were crying for help. i went to find the conductor. he had flown out the front window when it hit. flew straight out. had a bad head injury. >> the number 10 train left san jose at 6:38 p.m. on its way to stockton, a little more than half an hour into the ride, it
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derailed into niles m s canyon. alameda county firefighters launched a res 'cuse operation. >> we were clear on all six s e sides. >> they were bused to the scene at the county fair grounds. >> i've been taking this train for 15 years. nothing like this. generally this thing is really safe. >> reporter: the national transportation safety board says it's aware of the accident but so far has not sent an investigative team here. they say they are standing by to provide support as fess. this rail line is part of the original transcontinental rail line. it's been built and rebuilt several times sin the mid-1800s. >> john, thank you. severe weather pummeled parts of the south last night, a
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possible tornado severely damaged at least seven homes in texas. flooding forced drivers to abandon their cars there, some areas recorded close to 4 inches of rain. nearly 30 million americans this morning face the threat of dangerous weather. flash flood watches stretch across at least five states. powerful thunderstorms and damaging winds are now forecast. four states are holding primaries and caucuses today. new poll numbers show donald trump is still the republican candidate to beat. a national poll out this morning gives trump a 19-point lead over ted cruz, followed by marco rubio and john kasich. republicans vote today in mississippi, idaho, hawaii and michigan. michigan has the most delegates at stake. trump leads cruz there by 13 points. major garrett is in palm beach, florida, where early voting is under way for next week's primary. that contest could be decisive for the gop race. major, good morning. >> reporter: the trump campaign expects big victories in michigan and mississippi while ted cruz looks for a win in idaho.
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hawaii is a bit of a mystery. whatever happens, florida will be the epicenter of this campaign for the next week. as trump's republican rivals play a bit of demolition derby behind the front-runner. >> see the size of that hand? look at that. i was going to grab him to show him how strong that hand is because he made that sucker up. i was going to say, marco -- >> in mississippi last night, donald trump kept up the attacks. >> he's there with the bible and puts it down. then he starts lying. i call him lying ted cruz. >> eager to rebound after what advisers admit was the worst week of his campaign. >> donald trump is the worst human being ever created. i said, whoa, whoa, i mean, i'm watching these ads. >> reporter: in addition to ted cruz's strengthen campaign, trump must confront millions in tv ads bent on kneecapping his candidacy. several groups launched attacks
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on trump's vulgarity and alleged he's a preliminaricy conservative. >> he's just playing us for chumps. >> reporter: trump turned his media attention toward marco rubio, eager to end his campaign with a win in his home state. >> corrupt marco rubio has spent years defrauding the people of florida. >> reporter: latest polling shows rubio trailing trump by eight points in the sunshine state. rubio's camp insieves he can win at home and hotly denied rumors he would drop out to avoid an embarrassing loss in the 99-delegate winner take all contest next week. >> i'll be on the ballot. this is going to be a very long process. >> reporter: rubio must combat unwelcome efforts. both campaigns now sound alike. >> a vote for john kasich or ted cruz in florida is a vote for donald trump. >> a vote for marco rubio or a vote for john kasich is a vote for donald trump. >> reporter: one of the
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sustained criticisms of trump appears to be sticking. trump posted a three-minute video on facebook yesterday defending his now defunct trump university asserting one of the individuals now suing him for fraud was at one time a satisfied student. >> all right, major, thank you so much. former new york mayor michael bloomberg says he will not run for president this year. the multibillionaire strongly criticized the candidates for not focusing on important issues. he kept up that criticism yesterday. he said yesterday, there is a good chance my candidacy would lead to the elect of donald trump or senator ted cruz. that is not a risk i can take in good conscience. i love our country too much to play a role in electing a candidate who would raeken our unity and darken our future. hillary clinton and bernie sanders are chasing delegates in michigan and mississippi. michigan is the bigger prize with 130 delegates at stake there. the most recent poll shows
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clinton leading by 13 points. both candidates answered questions last night at a town hall in detroit. a 13-year-old asked hillary clinton if sanders is an ally or an enemy? that led to another question. >> i certainly consider him an ally. >> would you tap him to be your vp choice? >> let's not get ahead of ourselves. >> my gosh, i don't want to think any further ahead than tomorrow and the michigan primary. i can't do that. >> they're on the same page about that. bernie sanders said last night he is not talking about being vice president. >> the white house says first lady michelle obama will attend nancy reagan's funeral. president obama reflected monday on meeting the former first lady during his early days in the white house. >> i had the opportunity to meet mrs. reagan once. obviously she was already advanced in age but could not
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have been more gracious and charming to myself and michelle when we first came into office. >> ben tracy is at the ronald reagan presidential library in simi valley, california where nancy reagan will be buried next to her husband. ben, good morning. >> charlie, good morning. mrs. obama is following a tradition of a sitting first lady attending the funeral of a former first lady. the funeral here at the reagan library on friday will be private but the public will have wednesday and thursday to come here to the library as mrs. reagan lays in repose to say good-bye. flags were lowered to half-staff at the white house and here at the reagan presidential library where they're prepare fog honor nancy reagan, including two days for the public to say good-bye. >> what do you estimate in terms of the public coming for those two days? >> it's going to be tens of thousands. >> how prepare ready you for this? >> as prepared as we can get. it' something that is years into the planning. >> presidents and first ladies begin preparing their funeral plans while in office. like the elaborate funeral for
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president reagan in 2004, this event has been decades in the making. melissa giller is the spokesperson for the reagan library. >> how involved was mrs. reagan in the planning for her funeral? >> very, very, very. all the way down to the paul bearers that will walk with her casket, the people who will be reading as part of the program. >> reporter: the guest list includes $1,000 people, most chosen by mrs. reagan herself. invitations were e-mailed monday, guests are expected to include politicians, foreign dignitaries and some of the reagan's hollywood friends. >> will the republican presidential candidates be invited? >> i think our view other on that if they ask to be invited in all likelihood we will honor that. >> i suppose on the democrat side, hillary clinton is in a different category given she's a former first lady. >> exactly. if hillary clinton were to come it would be as a former first lady. that's something that's more by tradition. >> now, the republicans have a
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debate thursday night in miami. so it will be interesting to see if any of them show up here friday morning in california. one potential problem on friday, there is rain in the forecast. but the folks here at the library tell us they have long had a rain and a shine plan. norah? >> thank you so much. a dramatic end to the erin andrews video stalker trial. the jury awarded the sportscaster $55 million. andrews sued after the stalker posted video of her nude online. where it now has about 17 million views. monday's decision holds two hotel companies partially responsible for the breach of andrews' privacy. anna werner was in the nashville courtroom where the verdict was read. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the hotel companies have not yet said whether they will appeal this decision. after seven days of testimony it took this jury compromised of seven women and five men just seven hours to reach a verdict. >> thank you very much. >> reporter: erin andrews fought back tears monday after a jury
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awarded her $55 million in damages. for a nude video secretly taken of her eight years ago. the tv sportscaster's convicted stalker, michael barrett will have to pay 51% of the award. the owners and managers of the nashville hotel will be responsible for the rest. nearly $27 million. >> i was like, oh, my god. >> reporter: andrews had asked for as much as $75 million, claiming the hotel made it easy for barrett to book a room next to her. he rigged a peephole to record 4 1/2 minutes of video. >> they connected me. the concierge phone shows the room number. >> andrews didn't speak as she left the courtroom. on twitter she thanked other victims, saying their outreach has helped me stand up and be accountable. >> she is a true american hero and i think we all know it and
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love her for it. >> reporter: lawyers for the hotel said they were disappointed with the decision. maintaining barrett was a criminal who was solely to blame. >> we believe and we continue to believe that this was not foreseeable. >> reporter: after the verdict, both hotel companies released statements reiterating their commitment to the safety and security of their guests. after the verdict was read, the judge had the cameras in the courtroom turned off. we then watched as the jury left. andrews thanked each one of them individually. a couple of them hugged her and one even asked for her autograph. >> i'll bet she's glad this is all over. thank you very much, anna. nike and tad hoyer are cutting their ties with maria sharapova, following a statement that she failed a drug test. allie laforce of cbs sports is here.
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good morning. >> reporter: good morning. thank you so much, gayle. this is shocking the tennis world. maria sharapova has reigned as the highest paid female athlete in the world for more than a decade. the 28-year-old's unexpected announcement on monday could be a fatal blow to her career but also the sport is taking a huge hit. >> i take great responsibility and professionalism in my job every single day. i made a huge mistake. >> maria sharapova admitted on monday to testing positive for the drug meldonium at this year's australian open. >> i let my fans down. i've let this sport down. >> the former world number one said she had been taking the substance for a decade to treat numerous health issues. the world anti-doping agency banned meldonium on january 1st. >> i received a letter on december 22nd and a link to a button where you can press to see the prohibited items for
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2016 and i did not look at that list. >> it's very difficult to understand how no one on her team would have made a point to look at that list. >> reporter: manufacturing latvia, meldonium is intended to treat patients with heart problems and is not approved for use in the united states. wata said it banned the drug because of athletes wanting to enhand performance. russian-born sharapova is a tennis powerhouse, winning five grand slam titles, matched by lucrative endorsement deals from companies including nike, tiffany and porsche. critics say sharapova's response raises questions both for sharapova and the sport. >> to have her out of the picture, out of the scene for even six months or a year would be quite devastating for women's tennis. >> the international tennis federation says sharapova will be provisionally suspended from professional tennis beginning saturday. she could face a full ban from professional tennis for up to
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four years, however, sharapova's attorney believes any sanction imposed upon the tennis star could be dramatically reduced. it could be reduced because it is her first time testing positive or be reduced if she shows no fault or negligence, which is hard to believe because she did say i got the list, i choice not to look at it. >> do you think people believe her? >> i want so badly to believe her. i think one thing we do know for sure is the pressure is higher than ever for these professional athletes to perform at a high level, to be bigger, faster, and stronger. the drug is always ahead of the law. you have to take responsibility for what you put in your body. she did not in this case. >> well said. thank you. >> thanks for having me. an athlete considered one of the greatest football players of his generation is officially retired. denver broncos quarterback peyton manning made the announcement monday. he's stepping aside after 18 seasons, two super bowl championships and 5 mvp awards.
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>> there is something about 18 years. 18 is a good number. and today i retire from pro football. there were other players who are more talented but there was no one who could outprepare me. because of that i have no regrets. and i'll even miss the patriot fans in foxboro and they should miss me because they sure did get a lot of wins off of me. >> manning leaves the game holding numerous nfl records throughout his career. he said he'll take time off and decide what his next chapter will be. i'm thinking whatever he wants, don't you guys? >> it could be in the booth. >> i think maybe in the booth, too. >> whatever he wants to do. hollywood blockbusters are huge in china. now filmmakers want to invade u.s. movie theaters. how matt
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your realtime captioner is linda marie macdonald. good morning. i'm frank mallicoat. time now 7:26. here's what's happening. ace officials say it's not clear when the railway will be back to normal. there was a derailment in sunol. several injuries, no fatalities. today crews will prepare the pacifica apartment building fo demolition. it's too close to a storm damaged cliff. coming up on "cbs this morning," china blockbuster. how one of america's biggest movie stars could help put china's film industry on the map. seth doane reports from beijing. stay with us. traffic and weather in just a moment. ,,,,,,,,
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southbound 101 at silver we find a trouble spot. couple of cars hit debris in the road and causing delay southbound. northbound 101 slow into san francisco. northbound 280 extension also starting to see some delays. new wreck reported westbound 580 right at castro valley. it's blocking at least one lane and niles canyon is closed between palomares and main street. that's due to the "ace" train derailment. south 680 is your alternate but it is jammed out of pleasanton into the sunol grade. roberta. good morning. official sun-up was at 6:30. we have a bright sunny start to our day. this is the last sunrise we'll see for a while with increasing clouds later today. this is a view from our kpix 5 studios where currently it's 47 degrees but it's 36 in livermore, 39 in santa rosa. 50s and 60s today, west winds
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he hit my hands. no one's ever hit my hands. look, are they small? he referred to me if my hands are small, something else must be small. i guarantee you there's no problem. >> he'll make sure he's the party of the big tent. i'm sure. why would a guy with a small penis put his name in giant letters on top of a giant skyscraper? at least he can put his name ten stories high vertically. hey, hey, no. that is different. that is different.
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i guarantee you. i guarantee you. that is different. >> i believe you, stephen. do you have anything to add to that conversation? would you like some water? >> no. >> do you have anything to add to that? >> stephen is right. coming up in this half hour, readjusting his life on earth, astro not scott kelly says floating in space for a year has made returning difficult. plus we'll show you how beijing filmmakers are betting big on hollywood's star power. that's ahead. it's time snow you this morning's headlines from around the globe. the attacks saturday killed more than 150 al shabaab militants and destroyed their cam. officials say they were planning a large-scale attack.
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the group said they planted a bomb in a laptop that exploded yesterday at a small airport. they also took responsibility for the explosion on a somali airliner last month. "newsweek" reports on why benjamin netanyahu turned down a meeting this month with president obama. didn't want to visit during the presidential primaries. the white house said the decision was a surprise but israel says it had shooting in northern idaho. the pastor did survive. he led a prayer at a ted cruz rally earlier in the day before the shooting. the family does not believe this crime was politically motivated. "the wall street journal" is reporting on surging oil prices. investors hope major producers
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will scale back output to ease the oil glut. united states oil prizes hit a 13-year low last month. since then they have risen 45%. crude oil stock in the united states are at more than an 80-year high. astro nout scott telly said it was easier to adjust to life than to get used to gravity again back on earth. he lived on the international space station for 340 days. nasa continues testing him to learn how it impacts the human body. he posted a twitter feed writing, grarchty gets you down. he spoke with manuel bojorquez. good morning. >> good morning. it's where we spoke with him about the mission and how he's feeling one week after his return to earth. you seem to be walking a little
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funny. that's the effects of this, right? >> yeah. my legs are not good. >> reporter: he's still getting used to walking on earth. the soreness is one of the effects of spending a year in zero gravity. >> my legs are a little swollen, still, from the fluid that shifts up to our space and gets pushed back through legs. >> your body has gone through some stuff. >> yeah. i'll show you my legs later when the cameras are turned off. >> just so the viewers know, it's swollen. >> yeah. >> what was the toughest part of it? >> for me it's being away from your loved ones, you friends, your family. a year is not short, but it was very rewarding, it was enjoyable, it was something i
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feel privileged to having got to do. >> nasa is testing the effects of long duration space travel for a future mission to mars and kelly came with a huge bonus, an identical twin, astro not mark kelly, cow.h.o. could be studied on earth. >> i do clearly recognize there's a dirps between 159 day and this experience at 340. so i'm pretty sure they're going to see differences for me in space and him on earth without question. >> man, they are delicious. >> but while he wasn't busy with more than 400 experiments, kelly had fun. ♪ r at one point he floated around in a gorilla costume for a personal mission to inspire the next generation of space pioneers. >> i think it's our job, our responsibility to do that as the public face of nasa.
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anything we can do to get them more excited about studied science, math, engineering, is something we should be doing. >> he posted more than 700 images on social media too. it struck him too. >> i'm more of the tough pilot fighter kind of guy but not after a year spending time in space. i'm more compassionate now. >> it changed you. >> i think it does when you spend all this time removed and detached from earth. you follow what's going on on earth and mostly what the news reports is not good stuff. >> you look down below. >> yeah. we should be going better. we should be doing better. let's take care of it and do a better job. >> and after 340 days in space, kelly told us one thing he is thoroughly enjoying now is being able to sit down for dinner without his fork or his glass
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floating away. norah? >> manuel, a great interview. >> the little things, huh? >> the little things and how much we'll learn from what he has done in space. it's terrific. >> i like we need more compassion. we've got a good thing going down here. let eefix it. doctors with the first uterus recipient. the 26-year-old only identified as lynn city has recovered well. she received the organ from a mom in her 30s who died suddenly. >> i want to be open and honest and share my story. i was told at 16 i would never have children. from that moment on i prayed god would allow me the opportunity to experience pregnancy and here we are today at the beginning of that journey. >> wow. the transplant is designed for women either born without a yut ruz or suffered permanent uterine damage. she'll have to wait at least a
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year before she can have in vitro utilization. it will be removed after she has kids to avoid unnecessary risk to taking anti-rejection drugs. >> good for you, lynn city. we're hearing this morning from the man who protekded a young fan from a baseball game. we showed how shaun cunningham deflected a boy from a bat. it turns out he was protecting his own son. he says his paternal reflexes just took over. >> just kind of went into dad mode and did everybody i could to try to block it, deflect it, throw my arm in the way, whatever i could do. i saw it from the get-go. there was no time to think about it. it was just a reaction. the picture is worth a thousand words. >> i'll say. his son landon was looking at a picture he took on his phone when the bat suddenly came his way. >> when they bat came at me, it
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was flying. >> landon, we love your voice. he was able to keep the bat. his dad got a souvenir of his own, a deep bruise on his palm. we heard landon this morning, my dad is awesome. >> he has quick reflexes. >> big muscles as well. >> i noticed that two. two powerhouses team up to create the best blockbusters. >> america and china are two of the biggest movie a and dip lowe. will there be dancing? >> yes. >> diplo dances.
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for the regular fight club meeting in what appears to be donald trump's parent. the apartment. there's the guy who went to prom with his mother, the one who made and the store proprietor whose only hope of being a nominee is that the other three literally kill each other. so pretty strong odds actually. >> that's not what you said. >> it's not what you said it's not what you said. breathe, breathe, breathe. >> i don't mean to sound sexist, but i think men are just too emotional to be president. >> well delivered. >> well delivered. that is so good. turning the tables. turning the tables. a little emotional there. >> those men shout too. >> they get upset. a new international alliance could change what's showing at your u.s. multi-plex. u.s. and china are already leaders but now hollywood and
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beijing are teaming up to create even bigger blockbusters. seth doane is in beijing with a new global partnership. good morning. >> good morning. china is predicted to overtake america and become the world's biggest movie market but bias early as thekt year. in this high station battle for the box office, chinese movie makers want to produce a blockbuster american audiences can't resist. spoiler alert. one of the main reasons matt damon character in the "martian" successfully returned home to earth is thanks to the chinese government. now matt damon is apparently trying to return the favor to help a chinese film to land successfully in the u.s. he signed on as the star of a $135 million chinese blockbuster called "the great wall," giving a big boost to itself u.s. box office potential. the studio behind the great wall
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is the u.s. based legendary entertainment. the film was shot in china. >> everybody in the weathercast was so kind and welcoming to the western actors. >> while china wants to make sure its films are seen in the u.s., u.s. studios are doing everything they can to tap the liucrative market. they made sure to visit the team last year to promote "the marchama martian." >> it was on purpose. they wanted to make sure this film would play well in china. >> reporter: the chinese government only allows 34 foreign films to show. but some have teemed up inco productions to bypass that 34 film restrictions. "kung fu began 3" is a
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who stole cars from a liver dealersh good morning, it's 7:56. i'm michelle griego. police are trying to identify three suspects who stole cars from a livermore dealership. they say a fourth suspected car thief was also behind a hit-and- run injuring a 6-year-old boy in castro valley. in san jose, a knife- wielding suspect was shot dead by a police officer. it happened at 3rd and martha around 6 p.m. last night. two stabbing victims were hospitalized. coming up on the "cbs this morning," donald trump continues to lead the gop race. stay with us. traffic and weather in just a moment. ,, ,,,,,,
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good morning. let's head straight to the eastshore freeway westbound 80 at appian way. an accident is out of lanes over to the right shoulder. the bad news, you can see a row of car behind it slow-and-go conditions westbound highway 4 out of hercules. west 80 also slow again heading towards the bay bridge. carquinez bridge to the maze, your drive time 41 minutes. metering lights are on. you're still backed up into the maze. cesar chavez ramp northbound 101 city streets injury accident may slow you down trying to access 101 from san francisco. north 101 at tully a wreck on the right side. busy out of the south bay. good morning, we are in san francisco right now. our kpix 5 studios. let's head due south 16 miles towards san jose where we have crystal clear skies at this time. increasing clouds as the day goes on. temperatures now all in the 40s after dipping down to 36 degrees in livermore. late today 50s and 60s. slight buy below average for this time of the year for this 8th day of march. we'll have rain showers
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good morning to our viewers in the west, tuesday, march 8th, 2016. more real news ahead, including the first performance into cuba by a major american musician in more than 50 years. hundreds of thousands of people came out to see the dance music of dj diplo. we were there. here's today's "eye opener at 8." passengers aboard this train last night just before it ran into the water say it was a wild ride. the trump campaign expects big victories in michigan and mississippi while ted cruz looks for a win in idaho.
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mrs. obama is following a tradition of a sitting first lady attending the funeral of a former first lady. it took this jury seven hours to reach a verdict. this is shocking the tennis world. the 28-year-old's unexpected announcement on monday could be a fatal blow to her career. >> he's going to take some time off. >> it will be in the booth. >> i think in the booth, too. >> wherever he wants to. >> this is where scott kelly train to are that year in space. it is a mock-up of the international space station. chinese moviemakers want to produce a blockbuster american audiences can't resist. arnold schwarzenegger officially endorsed john kasich. >> maybe he endorsed a chicken quesadilla. i have no idea. i don't know what he's saying. >> or he said a horse junky is sick. it's hard to tell.
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i'm charlie rose with norah o'donnell and gayle king. a mud slide and downed tree is being blamed for a train derailment in northern california. over 200 people were on board when one of the cars flew into a creek. >> the car came to rest on its side, partially submerged in the rushing water. a second car also left the tracks but remained upright. nine people were injured in this accident. rescuers rushed to the scene and freed people from the wreckage. passengers describe a chaotic and frightening scene. buses carry commuters who were not seriously injured to a county fair ground. a new national poll shows donald trump maintaining a big lead in the republican race. he is 19 points ahead of ted cruz and 21 points ahead of marco rubio. more than 100 gop delegates are at stake today in four state. michigan has the most with 59 delegates at a rally trump asked his supporters to show up at the polls.
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>> you have a biggie, right? when is your biggie? when are you voting? come on. >> tomorrow. >> tomorrow. raise your right hand, everybody. do you swear that you're going to vote for donald trump tomorrow? raise that hand. i love you! i love you! all right. you can't go back. i'm only kidding. if you want to, you can. but i don't think you will. nobody will do the job i'm doing. hillary clinton and bernie sanders are fighting for 130 delegates. the latest poll average shows clinton has more than a 40-point lead in mississippi. 36 delegates are up for grabs. and in michigan, hillary clinton's lead shrinks to an average of 21 points, 130 delegates are at stake there. both candidates answered questions last night at a te televised town hall in detroit. hillary clinton was asked about the private e-mail serve he she used while secretary of state.
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at the time you and your staff delete nearly 32,000 e-mails about half of the total volume, were you aware that the server was going to be sought as evidence by federal authorities? >> no. let me clarify this. there's much misinformation going on around here. let me just start with the basic facts. i have said, it wasn't the best choice to use a personal e-mail. it was a mistake, however, i am not alone in that. many people in the government, past and current, have on occasion or as a practice done the same. nothing i sent was marked classified or that i received was marked classified. >> hillary clinton criticized sanders again yesterday for not voting to bail out chrysler and general motors back in 2008. sanders said he did until the auto bailout was combined with the wall street bailout. >> in this case, there was one
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vote to support the automotive industry. i believe, of course i knew at the time, that if that industry went down, millions of jobs, not only in this town. of course i voted in the one opportunity i had to vote to support the automobile industry. what i did not vote for was the bailout of wall street. and that is essentially what senator clinton was talking about. she did vote for that. >> sanders says, quote, i wanted the 1% to bail out wall street. the ronald reagan presidential library says the public can pay respects to nancy reagan tomorrow and thursday at the library. a private funeral is scheduled for friday. nancy rarg rationen -- nancy re gave advice and took controversial stands in a way that had never been seen before. over those eight years in
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washington, the exaggerated ups and downs of life at the white house, i found what was really important. i found how to serve. >> reporter: the talk of personal matters, mrs. reagan went public in 1987 with the fact she'd had a mastectomy following the diagnosis of breast cancer. at the time the procedure was seen as a radical step. she used her decision to encourage women to have regular mammograms. in 1985 rock hudson died of aids. it put a personal face on to the epidemic for mrs. reagan. even so, it took three more years for her to convince the disease in public. >> aids affects all of us. >> reporter: their son, ron, describes the process to pbs. >> he could personal liz an issue either because of a tragedy like rock hudson's or in some other way. that was the way you got to him.
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she was well aware of that of course. >> reporter: by 1984, the ronald reagan his wife knew and love began the long slide in the darkness of alzheimer's. mrs. reagan believed stem cell research offered promise for the disease. she promoted it, breaking with president bush and conservative republicans. >> i just don't see how we can turn our backs on this. there are so many diseases that can be cured or at least helped. >> reporter: nancy reagan went on to raise millions for alzheimer's research. it was the last act of a life lived quietly but with fierce determination. for "cbs this morning," i'm bill plante, washington. >> you know, i think it's important for the historical record to know about how much influence first ladies have behind the scenes in terms of talking about difficult issues and also policy decisions. >> yes, leslie made a good point when she said that yesterday. many people who might not have thought of nancy reagan for years are looking at all the things she's accomplished.
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it makes me have great admiration for what she did. >> it reminds you of the fact that being president is a very lonely thing. you need someone there that you see in the morning when you get up, and at night when kuo go to bed. >> somebody you can trust. >> charlie, he trusts us, don't you, charlie? >> yes, i do. and coming up next from havana, cuba, diplo. join us. i can't wait.
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from selling drugs on the street to a published author, how one made found salvation in sentences. his journey of redemption, ahead on "cbs this morning."
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an estimated 400,000 fans turned out sunday for a
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remarkable concert in havana. diplo and major laser became the first major american group to perform in cuba in more than 50 years. and we were there riding along with diplo ahead of his landmark show. president obama will make history this month when he travels to cuba. days later, the rolling stones will be there. but diplo and major laser started the party early and what a party it was. for everybody, especially young cubans. ♪ >> reporter: on havana's main concourse, outside the re-opened u.s. embassy, three djs put on a show that made history. ♪ >> havana, cuba! >> reporter: it seemed like every young person in havana was
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there. this wasn't the musing of their parents. it was theirs. >> the muse i speaks for itself. they don't know who we are. it's just the sound, the music. >> reporter: they are major lazer, known by their stage names. you have said this is the most important show you've ever done. >> the pressure on us to do something. it's an amazing opportunity. >> reporter: you had to do this. >> i think it's important and important to create something new. that's why i first started to make music. we first started to rent old vfw halls and rented kegs and played our musing. we had to find a way to do it. no one elle was helping us. it's important to keep those dialogues happening, those parties happening. that's what we're doing here in havana. >> reporter: diplo became a sought after producer providing beats for artists like m.i.a.
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and new sound for pop stars like justin bieber. ♪ where are you now ♪ sfot. >> reporter: this past year, he and major lazer created the hit "lean on." ♪ >> spotify says it was the most -- >> streejed song ever. >> reporter: ever. >> of all time. i think that particular song speaks volumes. it's very worldwide. you know, even in america we're not a huge act by any means. major lazer, everyone elle in the world, turkey to china to india. >> reporter: south korea. >> south korea. >> reporter: jamaica. >> trinidad, mexico, brazil. it was a huge hit. it incorporates everything from reggae, pop music. it has a bit of everything. ♪ ♪ we need someone to lean on >> it's a special time right now. on the radio, for instance, you have to have a revolutionary sound to get people's attention. people are culturally aware. they've heard a lot of music.
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the fans are out there and ready for something brand new, ready for something chaotic and exciting. >> before i came down for you i was editing a new song. >> reporter: on a drive down the very street that became his stage, we found out why diplo may be dance music's busiest man. >> about a week ago we came from india to pakistan. >> reporter: he plays more than 300 shows a year across the globe. ♪ striving to constantly push electronic dance music forward. and for you, what do you hope to do with it? >> i think it's important to play places like this where the music is still brand new. these are the guys who are going to change it, the kids in pakistan, havana, india, they'll bring it to a new level. ♪ >> reporter: is it play list or spontaneous? >> sometimes it depends. our show when we have the lighting cues we have to keep it formatted to a set list. a lot of times we go off on a tangent. if the crowd wants this, i'll go this way. if they want this, i'll go that
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way. >> reporter: you have to feel it. >> that's the job of a dj. >> reporter: does it differ when you go from country to country? >> 100%. >> reporter: there was rhythm on hand in havana with little talk of politics. it was, after all, a free government approved concert. ♪ but in place of diplomacy, there was melody. ♪ everyone says they want to see cuba before it changes. ♪ but if this weekend was any indication, the change is under way. ♪ all we need is somebody to lean on ♪ >> reporter: there is a sense that somehow this is an important time for these young cubans. >> right. >> reporter: for them to feel connected to the world. >> it is. >> reporter: not isolated. >> it's the first time they're
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getting connected. ♪ ♪ lean on lean on lean on >> i was surprised how culturally aware the kids are considering there's a blockade of culture reaching cuba. i think it's going to change a lot. when information starts to come, you can't stop that flow. >> havana, cuba! >> wow. >> what's amazing about this, someone who's in the leadership of the cuban government said we've had more change in the last two years than in all of previous time. it's really changing. the golf is still in control. >> yes. >> and economic change will come first before there's political change. it is changing and people are flooding in there. you see tourives everywhere, hotel groups are coming in. everybody is waiting, because they know there's an explosion going to take place there. you just see these buildings and the architecture, you know, this island. it really is a remarkable place.
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everybody can't wait to see the possibilities. >> i don't you have to feel it with the people. the sea of humanity, even if you don't know the words, the group, there's something about music that's universal. >> exactly right. >> it crosses all boundaries. >> right. >> especially if it's music without vocals. >> i like seeing you and diplo together. he tweeted, put on instagram, going to cuba with the homey charlie rose. never thought of charlie as the homey but i like it. >> it was fun. >> you had a great time. great interview, too. fun to see what's happening in cuba these next couple months. >> i want to go. >> you want to be where it's happening. >> we should go. > >> we should take the show to cuba, chris licht. >> okay, you'd like to go, gayle. >> done. >> potato chips will get you nothing. >> that's right. the bonned is strong between
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he sensed trouble. he leapt off the bed and alerted people are hurt. seriously... after e train derailed in sunol in alameda dslide blocking good morning, it's 8:25. in the headlines at least 9 people are hurt four seriously after an ace train derailed in sunol in alameda county. a mud slide blocking the tracks caused the accident. this is around 7:30 last night. the train was heading from san jose to stockton when the first two cars derailed near niles canyon road. the lead car fell on its side into a creek with 7 people inside. rescuers to battle fast-moving currents and a sheriff's sergeant said it was a miracle that no one was killed. stay with us. traffic and weather in just a moment. ,,,,,,,,,,
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good morning from the "kcbs traffic" center. we continue to see slow-and-go conditions along southbound 680. the problem is niles canyon road closed between palomares and main street which means 680 and mission are alternates. so a lot of people using 680 and traffic is slow as a result. drive times 53 minutes southbound from 580 to 101. westbound 580 altamont pass to 680 really heavy as well a 28- minute ride right now.
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now, there is no "ace" train service today. that's for the derailed train that happened yesterday. the rest of mass transit is on time. altamont pass at tracy delays about 680. eastbound five at grant line, they are clearing an accident with the right lane blocked. that will be there for quite some time. >> it's our weather camera looking out towards the transamerica pyramid. nothing but blue skies a few increasing clouds during the morning hours but the bulk of the afternoon will be partly cloudy. we are in the 40s. there's a little chill in the air. later today, with the increasing cloud cover into the 60s, except right around the vallejo and american canyon area. all right. rain showers overnight, very light rain. we'll be some heavier rainfall on thursday into friday and scattered showers saturday with a bigger system returning to the bay area on sunday. we have a look at your morning commute with gianna coming up next. don't go away. ,, ,,,,,,,,,
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take a look at this. first the guy practically sit on his face carrying him off the field. then the guy in the backdroped it. after the player hit the ground, he said, no, thanks, fellow. he hobbles off. his teammates carry him to the side and he says what happened there. >> that is an epic failure. >> stretcher training 101. hold the patient on the stretcher. >> reporter: coming up this half hour, supermodel lily aldridge is in our toyota green room
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looking gorgeous with a preview of the sports iring special. ted talk has more than a million years but he knew he had to change his view of the world after becoming a teenage drug dealer. he takes jeff glor on his mission of change following years behind bars. that's ahead. time to show you this morning's headlines from around the globe. 15% of total traffic deaths. that is the high share in 25 years. can i say this is the one thing i've noticed about living in new york is that people look at their phones and stand in the middle of the street.
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>> and stop. >> and stop. >> and it really alarms me. it really alarms me. >> you do see it more and more and more. just walking across the street, not looking where they are. literally when you walk in the streets today jourk to make sure you're not going to bump into somebody because they don't know where they're going. >> and watch for traffic. our kalamazoo affiliate wmt reports the teenager wounded in last month's shooting spree will be released from the hospital today. 14-year-old abigail cough will transfer to a rehab facility. doctors believed she was dead but she squeezed her mom's hand and showed she was alive. that's an amazing moment. the band says the last ten days of tour will be made up later this year likely with a guest vocalist.
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the group is supported to perform this spring and summer. "business insider" reports they're joining google. he championed chris chan when he ran it for 11 year. the cite is notorious for hateful contact. they report a ship wreck off the north carolina coast. it was found 30 miles from wilmington. archaeologists believe it us with a confederate blockade runner. a diving team will examine the vessel tomorrow in an effort to identify it. the "washington post" reports that bromances could help men cope with stress. they provided stress to rats and put them back in the cage together. they were less aggressive and were better afterward.
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it's like freshmen. i know, charlie, you think it's important. women do it very easily, but men it seems harder. it shows you how important it is. >> absolutely. and it's changing. >> yeah, you've got a lot of male friends. and the "san francisco chronicle" report another record-breaking night for stephon k steph stephen curry and the warriors. that tops the marks by chicago in the mid-'90s. the bulls are the last visiting team to beat the warriors during the regular season in january of last year. curry hit this wild shot to become the first player in nba history with 300 three-pointers in a season. wow. >> it's amazing. he is host of popular ted talk but his success comes after a deadly mistake. he shares his transformation in
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a new book called "righting my wrongs." >> three decades ago he took another man's life and in the process forever changed his own. san gore spent 19 years in prison including 17 in solitaire cop finement. >> shaka sanghor is glad he's not the man he was. 30 years ago when he was just 14 years old sanghor ran these detroit streets. the honor roll household studen the household and began selling drugs. he was hit by three bullets in
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1 1990. traumatize and hardened he started carrying a gun. a year later he fired that gun into a car. >> you fired how many shots? >> four. four fatal shots. >> if you were standing on this corner 25 years ago and you see that kid pull that gun out, what do you say to him? >> it's not worth it. it's not worth it. that 30-second decision is going to destroy your life and there will be a moment where you'll wake up and you'll regret that decision. >> every day. >> every day for the rest of your life. >> at just 19, sanghor was already a father with another child on the way and now a convicted killer facing 45 years in prison. >> i went from one broken environment, one very violent volatile environmen into another. >> sanghor spent 19 years behind bar, 17 in solitaire confinement, times he describes in graphic detail writing his
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wronget. >> in order to keep myself alive. >> amid the squaller of prison he found salvation in prince senn nenss. reading tomb him places incarceration could not unthere were two personal letters, one from the family of the man he murdered. >> what i want you to know other than the painful things you have brought upon my family, i love you and i forgive you. >> there were times the family had forgiven you but you hadn't forgiven yourself. >> it was one of the hardest things to do is to forgive yourself for something as tragic as taking somebody's life because it's such a permanent thing. >> the second litter came from a son he never got to raise.
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>> my mom told me why you're in jail. don't kill, dad, please. that is a sin. jesus watches what you do. pray for him. >> that was the most devastating letter i ever received in my life but it was also one of the most important letters because that letter helped break through the facade of toughness, prison toughness and got straight to my heart in a real way. i had to figure out a way to leave a legacy to him that humans are redeemable and i made a commitment to do that. >> senghor started writing a journal and eventually a fiction. in 2010 he got released. >> when i got that letter from my son, i began to write a journal. >> reporter: today he spoke of a prison business that leads to recidivism, not rehabilitation. >> that will do away with the lock them up and throw away the key mentality because it doesn't
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work. >> there has to be life skills and spiritual growth and mental stimulation that speaks directly to the person. i'm a firm believer that our human potential to grow and turn our lives around is infinite. >> reporter: he mentors kids following in his packet. >> i'm going to drive to ann arbor. >> reporter: but his ultimate focus is on fatherhood. he has a 4-year-old now, a life he's determined to be a positive part of. >> it's just one day at a time, you know. waking up, living every day with purpose. i feel like i've done something meaningful for that day, whatever it is, it's a successful day. >> senghor is working with the group trying to cut the prison population in half by 2020 25. it's a controversial issue but one that is increasingly getting bipartisan support. >> that's a great piece.
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what was it about him that gave him the power? >> it's his el kwans the way he can talk about it but in prison, its was a discovery of literature and a different world and voices that empowered him he could change his own life. >> i first heard about him if there from oprah who did an interview. she said meeting him is life changing for her. when he said about the ability to change is infinite, the difference he can make and is making. >> because he's very honest about everything. you can ask him about everybody and he'll tell you. he said he's not completely fixed and never will be but he says he judges each day now by how much he did in that day. if he did something positive, it's a great day. >> and the eloquence. >> he's quite a dwight. what a good interview. when we come back, she went from being a tom boy to -- look at this girl now -- to one of the top supermodels. yep, lily aldridge, she's in our
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here. huge hit. she is rocking runways around the world. the supermodel has started an advertising campaign for companies like carolinaa herrer and d michael korsrs. he's best known for being aange. tomorrow night she gives you a view in the swimsuit special. lily aldridge, welcome back to the take. this is interesting. i go to the green room and what is she listening to? not kings of leon, but whou are you listening to? >> the eagles. i love the eagles. >> i expected you to be blasting out. let's talk about the swimsuit section. it's different how? >> the victoria's secret runway show, this is definitely behind
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the scenes of our swimsuit catalog. you get to see us being silly and having fun and following us throughout our day. >> and you were in st. bart's. >> we were in st. bart's. it was absolutely incredible. it's so nice because we all got to be together and have this bonding experience. there are so many new girls, a lot of new angels have come into the fold. so it was a really bonding moment. i got to welcome them and congratulate them. >> isn't it scary getting there? >> the flight in is terrifying. it's a tiny propeller plane that goes through the valley and i think they turn the engine off and glide onto the runway. some of the girls didn't know it. they filmed their reaction on the plane which is hilarious and terrifying. >> what are you hoping that this special shows? >> we just want people to see us as humans here, personalities, see that we're, you know -- >> that you're regular girls.
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>> we're regular girls. i am. i am who i am. >> do those look like regular girls. >> we're taking selfies. >> we were talking backstage with your glam squad. one of your guys say people don't understand all the work that you do to to what you do. >> we do a lot of work but we're so blessed. i thank god every day for my job. it's an amazing job and i'm so greatful. i'm so honored to be part of it and i love this special. it's really fun. >> all morning long we were saying you were a tom boy. >> you went from tom boy to -- >> i played soccer for 11 years. i thought i was going to be on the u.s. soccer team but somehow i became a model. >> you were discovered at 14 where. >> i was at my school carnival and the woman that discovered me was a mom with her kids and she
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had a little agency. she was very lovely and nurturing, you know. it didn't do anything -- i was lucky they met such a lovely woman. >> your mom was a former playboy. >> playmate, yes. >> and you have a daughter. >> i have a dauter. do you want her to get into this line of work? dixie pearl? >> she's 3 1/2. she's into finger painting and disneyland and stuff like that. she can do whatever she wants. >> as a member of taylor's girl squad, i'm dying to know what he thought? did you call and say, what the hell or that's kanye being kanye or what happened? >> i think anything -- i think that people everywhere should lift each other up and empower each other in every aspect of life, so i think that, you know, the world should be about empowerment and helping each out, not any negativity. >> that's a good answer.
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>> that's a very good answer. >> but what did you all say? >> we were like -- i'm just kidding. >> but taylor swift handled it well. >> she's been a good girlfriend. >> she's such an amazing woman, very gracious, very hard-working, very generous, like she invited us all to be a part of this music video, really took her time to thank everyone, gave us all awards. she's very gracious. >> she's a great. norah and i have been to her concerts. we've been to three. charlie loves her too. >> how can you not. >> exactly right. >> and how can we not love you either. >> thank you. >> are you going to be watching the swimsuit special? >> i'm watching it -- we're watching it together. >> and pizza afterward. >> yes. >> thank you, lilli. you can watch it with,,,,,,,,,,, we'll see you,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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trying to identify three suspects who stole cars froa livermore dealership. they a fourth suspected car thief s also good morning, it's 8:55. police are trying to identify three suspects who stole cars from a livermore dealership. they say a fourth suspected car thief was also behind a hit-and- run injuring a 6-year-old castro valley boy. officials say it could be days before ace train service is back to normal. a mud slide in niles canyon likely caused the train to derail last night sending one car into a creek. nine people were hurt, four seriously. pg&e faces new accusations of okay instruction of justice linked to the deadly san bruno pipeline explosion. eight people died in september
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2010 and now a federal grand jury is investigating at least one new allegation of obstruction. here's roberta with the forecast. >> good morning, everybody. as you step out, you will notice a little bit of a trial in the air. this is the scene looking out past the estuary toward the skyline of san francisco with lots of blue skies. increasing clouds later today. in the 40s now, but napa down to 35. later today into the 60s, except for vallejo at 58. west winds 10 to 20 miles per hour. we have a weak system that will roll in overnight tonight through your wednesday morning. only about two-tenths of an inch of rain. thursday powerful storms as well as friday. between wednesday and friday up to 4" in the wettest locations of the north bay mountains, generally up to 2" around the bay area. gianna is next with the traffic report.
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good morning. let's jump over to 101 right now. northbound right at 280 as you head into san francisco. look out for an accident block the left lane traffic slow anyway on the northbound 101 ride. through the peninsula stop-and- go conditions coming away from sfo and sluggish into san francisco. northbound 280 extension crawling along as you head towards king street. bay bridge still busy this morning backed up into the maze. the metering lights are on. your eastshore freeway approach a little slow 41 minutes from
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the carquinez bridge to the maze. and 23 minutes westbound 92 between 880 and 101.
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