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start. make it a fantastic friday. you can do it! the weekend is almost here. ♪[ music ] good morning to our viewers in the west. it's friday, november 2nd, 2018. welcome to "cbs this morning." a frantic final weekend as the midterm elections campaigning begins today. we're in georgia where democrats hope to make history. we'll talk to republican strategist dan senor about the president's singular focus on immigration and the southern border. >> a series of deadly school bus stop accidents this week raises new calls for federal regulation. see how distracted drivers are endangering students and what could be done to make kids get to school safer. >> tom hank, who's playing mr. rogers in an upcoming movie, talks about his broken heart after the tragedy in mr. rogers real-life pittsburgh neighborhood. >> and women looking for love online are losing hundreds of millions of dollars a year in catfishing a woman who
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savings to a phony suitor she never met. plus, how to avoid a scam yourself. >> but we begin this morning with a look at today's eye 90 seconds. >> they want to throw being ro . i told them, consider a rifle. when they throw rocks, i say, consider it a rifle. >> the president ratchets up his immigration rhetoric. >> hundreds of thousands of children born to illegal immigrants are made citizens of the united states because of this crazy lunatic policy. >> the election just days away. >> political heavyweights from both parties are converging on georgia. >> i'd like to remind oprah and will ferrell, i'm kind of a big. >> googleloyeesprotesting the company's response to allegations of sexual misconduct. >> we didn't always get it right so we are committing to doing
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better. >> gymnast simmen biles making history. all while battling aone. all. >>o? is fire. >> nick mullins. >> niners crushed the raiders. >> and all that matters. >> i'm not here because i'm making some grandstand because i'm thinking about running myself. i don't want to run, okay. >> she's running. >> on "cbs this morning." >> didn't you call tim cook? >> people still mispronounce my name. they say streisand. siri is saying my name wrong. >> what did tim cook say? should we find out? >> yeah. >> siri, how do you pronounce barbra streisand. >> okay, i found this on the web for how do you pronounce barbra streisand. >> there you go. he did it. he absolutely did it. >> this morning's eye opener is presented by toyota. let's go places.
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>> welcome to "cbs this morning." norah o'donnell is off. we're approaching the final weekend before the midterm elections in georgia's tight race for governor. it's getting national attention. former president obama will campaign there today for democratic candidate stacey abrams. >> he follows oprah, there's only one who hospitaled two rallies for abrams yesterday. vice president mike pence was also in georgia supporting the republican candidate for governor, brian kemp. nancy cordes is covering the georgia election and filed this report from college park, that's just outside atlanta. >> reporter: it's busy today because this is the last day of early voting before voters go to the polls again on election day. and polls show that this race for governor is a virtual tie, which is why democrats are hoping that oprah's unique get out the vote effort will make a difference. >> ya'll will make some history.
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>> oprah hits the stage and the sidewalk thursday. >> hi. >> oh, my god. >> reporter: urging georgians to get out and vote. >> i think you should do that. >> reporter: she came to support stacey abrams who is vying to become the nation's first female african-american governor. oprah addressing minority voters directly. >> for anybody here who has an ancestor who didn't have the right to vote and you are choosing not to vote wherever you are in this state, in this country, you are dishonoring your family. >> reporter: oprah's visit got a rise out of 78-year-old georgia congressman and civil rights icon john lewis. later, she got him emotional. >> would you ever imagine an african-american woman -- >> my dear, this means everything to me.
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you're making me cry. >> i heard oprah winfrey's in the state today. i'm kind of a big deal too. >> reporter: vice president pence flew in to bolster the republican candidate. georgia secretary of state brian kemp. >> this ain't hollywood. this is georgia. >> reporter: the president took aim from washington. >> the woman that she's supporting is not qualified to be the governor of georgia by any stretch of the imagination. >> i am the most qualified candidate for this job. i am a business owner. i am a political leader. >> reporter: i asked abrams how well she knew oprah before they campaigned together yesterday and she said she met her once back when she in college. she said that when oprah called her earlier this week to offer her help, she pulled over to the side of the road and had, in her words, a small aneurysm. >> well, for oprah, you can see
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the connection obviously. e both from the same state, but not just that -- >> mississippi -- yeah, yeah. >> but not just that, you see her really wanting to get people out to vote. >> i'm not going to say they were close friends because i think as stacey mentioned, they met a long time ago, but oprah's certainly been following the campaign, been reading about stacey and following stacey's campaign and really believes in her. that's the only reason she was out there. but she said she walked away feeling very energized by the process. going door to door. she said people came running out in their pa jammas. so she was very excited to do it and felt very gratified and grateful by it. her message is always just get out and vote. regardless of who you're supporting. in her case, she's supporting stacey abrams. but just get out and vote. this process is so important and this election is so important. >> and that point about disrespecting your ancestors in georgia where the minority
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community feels like there is voter suppression, active voter suppression to keep them from the polls and even the president's remarks. the notion of lacking call fa i call fa i qualificationings. th qualifications. they hear those same kind of echos that have a long history in american life. >> they've shown that voter suppression is real. we've shown it on this newscast. you name is j-o-h-n. if it was spelled j-o-n on the form, that could disqualify you. that's why people are very frightened in georgia. >> i liked oprah and john lewis. >> it was a nice moment, yes. >> president trump is still making immigration his top issue in the midterms. a caravan the president has targeted for several weeks walked about 40 miles yesterday to the town of matisa romero in southern mexico. that's half the size it was when
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it entered mexico. the caravan is more than 800 miles south of the closest border crossing in brownsville, texas. it could also head to tijuana. it's not likely to reach the u.s. border until december at the earliest. >> the president is taking new steps to block that caravan from entering the u.s. he campaigned in missouri. suggesting border violence could be met with gunfire. the president visits west virginia and indiana later on today. as part of an eight-state swing in the final days of the campaign. major garrett covered last night's rally in columbia, missouri, and fired this report earlier today. >> reporter: good morning to you. the president hit the main midterm argument theme, immigration, tax cut and the supreme court. at times, the speech rambled. at one point, the president blamed news coverage of what he called maniacs. t he meant the
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killed 11 in pittsburgh and the suspect now charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent democrats of blunting republican midterm momentum. back on immigration, the president called for tighter border security and offered some exaggerated claims about the migrant threat. >> you know, we called up the military because we're not going to let people come into our country, when you look at that, illegally, not going to happen. >> reporter: president trump told an overflow crowd in central missouri he would seal the southern border in advance of a honduran migrant caravan still weeks away. >> people have really gal vannize evan gal vannized over this. they have to come into our country legally and through merit, through merit. >> reporter: earlier at the white house, the president said he would use executive power to require migrants seeking asylum in the u.s. to apply only at ports of entry, not at the border where they can apply now. >> we're building massive numbers of tents and we will hold them number two
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years rlier. >> these migrants are not legitimate asylum seekers. >> reporter: according to the department of homeland security, the number of credible fear or persecution or torture cases have also reached record highs in recent years. up by nearly 70% between 2015 and 2016. the president also said active duty soldiers would return fire if migrants threw rocks at them. >> we will consider that a firearm. because there's not much difference. when you get hit in the face with a rock. >> reporter: in a statement, the pentagon said it will not discuss hypothetical situation, but our forces always have the inherent right of defense. that pentagon statement went on to, quote, emphasize, that the military will support border patrol and not participate in any law enforcement activities. back on the president's asylum move, critics accused him of lying about the hardships asylum seekers actually face, while
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trampling on u.s. law and international agreements, john. >> major, thank you. dan senor is the former adviser to paul right and mitt romney. he's been talking to members of congress about the immigration push. >> good morning. i think he ought to strip these issues apart. i think the caravan issue does raise legitimate policy issues. i mean, regardless of how it's been hyped. the reality is, if you look at what's happened in europe where you've had this massive migration crisis. no real effort to stop it. completely unsettled european politics. merkel has just stepped down in part because of the politics of this. >> from her party. >> right, which means she won't be able to run again. the idea we should have a serious policy to make sure that shouldn't happen here is legitimate. when thousands of people seem to be coming to the u.s., we need some kind of policy. my impression from a policy standpoint that's legitimate and
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politically it's good. where i think the president went too far is on this birth right citizenship issue. for several reasons. one, it's unconstitutional. two, he said sort of in a flip way, not coordinated with anyone in the congressional leadership, i'll just do this by executive order. in response to a question from a report they're seemed to be goading him a little bit. it just conveyed chaos. and i think the biggest risk to the republicans heading into these midterms is not the president's policy agenda but it's the conveying chaos. and the way he's been handling some of the immigration issue reinforces chaos. >> what do you make of his attack on speaker paul ryan as it pertains to the birth right issue? >> so ryan had been campaigning. i think there's a very good chance republicans are going to hang on to the senate or pk up a seat. i think there's a very good chance the republicans are going to lose the house. if they lose the house, they're going to lose districts in new york state, in new jersey, california, in suburban virginia. and in these districts, which are basically suburban
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districts, upper middle class districts, talking about a chaotic executive order to unearth a constitutional guarantee about birth right citizenship does not play well and ryan was in one of those districts when he was given the interview, when he responded to what the president said. ryan both believes it's a mistake. and he thinks it's bad for the members whose seats he's trying to save. he'sed in t in the middle of th 25-city tour right now trying to hang to the republican majority. i think the only reason it ends there is because the two of them basically have a good working relationship so neither wants to escalate. more importantly, the flurry of news events. i wake up every day. by 8:30, i'm exhausted. there's just so much going on. i thought we have five days left before midterms. my math is like 34 tweets. five, six tweets a day from the president. we're in this constant flurry. this little skirmish with ryan won't stop it. >> he tweets more over the
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weekend. >> that's it, dan senor, thanks. cbs news live coverage of the midterm elections begins on cbsn at 2:00 p.m. in the west. we'll all be here for a prime-time special starting at 8:00 p.m. pacific time here on cbs. >> i really can't wait. neither can bianna or john. >> it's going to be a blast. the next morning is going to be also -- >> i'll be here. google says it will look at employee's ideas over a global walkout over its handling of sexual misconduct claims. nearly 17,000 workers in 40 offices protested yesterday. they're upset at how women are treated at the tech giant. jamie yuccas is in mountain caf ine td after the walkout says employees are now watching to see how the company responds before determining what's next. organizers of yesterday's
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walkout were hoping that it prompted a bigger movement, but even they were surprised by the massive turnout. from the home of google headquarters in northern california, to new york and abroad, thousands of employees streamed out of their offices thursday in a show of solidarity. >> i want google to take seriously claims of people who were harassed and respond to them appropriately and not sweep them under the rug. >> reporter: the protest comes a week after a "new york times" investigation revealed google had given android co-creator andy rubin a $90 million exit package in 2014. that's despite accusations of sexual misconduct against him which the company deemed were credible. rubin has denied the allegations and says the compensation was exaggerated. employees called the case the latest example of aplicity and >> -- hold ourselves in such
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high moral standards, our mantra of don't be evil. i mean, this to me is the epitome of evil. >> reporter: around the same time as the walkout, the google ceo acknowledged the anger and frustration. >> moments like this show we didn't always get it right so we're committed to doing better. >> reporter: walkout organizers have five demands. among them, no more forced arbitration. and an end to pay and opportunity inex wec betteroce for the turnt. incredibly touched by the friends and allies. it's one of the proudest days. >> reporter: google says over the past four years they have fired 48 people over sexual harassment claims. none of them were paid out. the company says it was also in support of yesterday's walkout. but business leaders point out these workers are not unionized so they don't have protection and walking out was a big risk.
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bianna. >> a big risk but it was important. jamie, thank you. new york city police could share new evidence today in the mysterious deaths of two sisters from saudi arabia. cbs news has learned they may be ruled suicides. the body of the 23-year-old and 13-year-old were discovered bound together last week. jericka duncan is near where they were found. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. investigators are trying to retrace the movements of those sisters through the use of credit card transactions and video surveillance. now, a source tells cbs news that the sisters, who came here from virginia, actually came to new york city back in september. another source tells us that police are using a phone number belonging to the sisters to ping their whereabouts off local cell towers. now, they came to the u.s. from saudi arabia with their mother three years ago, were discovered last week bound together by duct
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tape at the waste and ankles with their hands freed. the bodies had no obvious signs of trauma to suggest that maybe they jumped off of a bridge. although it has been over a week, police have not ruled the cause of death and say they continued to investigate, asking questions to families and frebs of the sisters. >> jericka, thank you. there have now been at least five accidents this week involving children at bus stops. ahead, the huge problem police say is behind the deadly crashes. and why the end of daylight
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so-called catfishing scams are targeting women looking for love online. ahead, meet one victim who was tricked into sending more than $30,000 to a person she's never even met. >> on monday, academy award winner mira sorvino will be here to talk about starring in the tech thriller start-up. you're watching "cbs this morning." thank you for that. local news coming right up.
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good morning, it's 7:26. i'm kenny choi. a meeting at city hall today to try to stop the strike. san francisco's mayor says that she stand with the hotel employees. she is urge, the company to move toward negotiations. the strike started in early october. today governor brown is hitting the campaign trail in the bay area leading up to the midterms. he want to sway voters against prop 6, that would get rid of the gas tax that he approved last year. and a 49ers cheerleaders is creating buzz this morning for kneeling during the national anthem before last night's game against the raiders. her actions came more than two years after then 49er quarterback colin kaepernick "took a knee." we'll have news updates throughout the day on your favorite platforms, including our website, proposition 11 solves two issues.
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welcome back. i'm gianna franco in the traffic center. first reports of a crash westbound 37 at lakeville. we can see it in our live shot here. it is blocking at least one lane causing a big backup behind it. westbound from 80 to 101, that's about 33 minutes this morning. elsewhere, as you work your way along 680, you will see some slow conditions. a crash there right at stone valley road on the southbound side. you can see from our "salesforce tower" camera fog rolling in by the golden gate. along the coast and near the water near the golden gate. but through the afternoon, plenty of sunshine and cooler. warmer through tuesday. then cooling down through friday. chance of rain next weekend.
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khashoggi in a saudi consulate in turkey. in an op-ed, his fiance is calling on the international community to bring his killers to justice. she singled out president trump, writing, of all the nations, the united states should be leading the way. the country was founded on the ideals of liberty and justice for all. but the trump administration has taken a position that is devoid of moral foundation. secretary of state mike pompeo said yesterday it will be a handful of more weeks before the u.s. has enough ev avingime end early sunday morning. so don't forget to set your clocks back one hour saturday night. but there's no need to fall back if you live in arizona or hawaii. those are the only two states that do not observe daylight savings time. >> i'm glad it's happening just before a very long election night. we'll get a little bit -- >> extra hour. >> there's been another crash involving children at a school bus stop. this time, it happened in tampa,
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florida. five children and two adults were taken to a hospital yesterday after a car struck them near a bus stop. now this is the latest of at least five crashes at school bus stops this week alone. five children have been killed. to tony dokoupil is outside a school with what's being done to try to stop this happening. >> reporter: every day, buses pick up 25 million kids and get them to school hopefully on time. it is one of the largest transit systems in the u.s. experts tell us it is by far the safest way to get to and from school. but a string of accidents this week is a reminder that getting on and often the bus still has dangers. it's an ever present danger. passing drivers putting children at risk at school bus stops. it was coming at a fast rate of speed. she and her 6-year-old son were one of seven people rushed to a
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hospital on thursday after being hit by a car at a school bus stop in tampa. about an hour earlier, a 7-year-old boy died after being hit by a car while waiting for a school bus in pennsylvania. and in indiana on tuesday, a pickup truck hit and killed 9-year-old olivia stall and her 6-year-old twin brothers as they crossed the road to get to their bus. police charged the pickup truck's 25-year-old driver with three counts of reckless homicide. she says she didn't realize a school bus headed in the opposite direction was stopped in front of her. >> each year, we see about 120 fatalities. >> reporter: debra hersman is president and ceo of the safety council. >> the number one take away is really for the drivers of cars around school buses to be alert and attentive and look out for the safety of children. >> reporter: several states and cities have taken action to educate, enforce and strengthen the laws surrounding school buses. police in westland, michigan,
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conducted this sting operation in 2016. stopping several drivers who blew past the stopped school bus and posting this video to facebook as a warning. lawmakers in mississippi went a step further. after 5-year-old nathan key was killed in 2009, the state passed nathan's law in 2011, which increased fines for illegally passing stopped school buses and increased sentencing for offenders when someone was injured. as a result, the charges could be upgraded against the 22 driver charged with aggravated assault after he struck and killed 9-year-old dalen thomas while he was boarding a school bus on veo ra gilant when we're around school but buses. they're counting on adults to look out for their safety. >> reporter: and speaking of looking out for safety, the location of school bus stops is often the responsibility of local authorities or the school districts themselves. we're also reminded that as
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daylight saving ends this weekend, there's an extra responsibility on all of us to take caution as many children could be traveling in the dark. >> all of our responsibility. the videos are hard to watch, thank you. a woman was so desperate to give an online scammer more money, she allegedly plotted to kill her own mother. meg oliver is reporting the story for us. >> ahead, how so-called catfishing criminals are reeling people in with promises of romance and steal their cash. that's coming i on "cbs this morning." plotting to women to give them all their cash. that's coming up on "cbs this morning." three things to know about aarp medicare supplement insurance plans, insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. one, plans like these help pay some of what medicare doesn't. two, they let you choose any doctor who accepts medicare patients. three, these are the only plans
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♪ a north carolina woman is in jail for allegedly plotting to kill her mother for insurance money after she fell victim cat cyberstalking, theft and even worse consequences. victims in the u.s. and canada
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say they lost nearly $1 billion over the last three years. meg oliver is following this story. meg, good morning. >> reporter: bianna, good morning. victims of catfishing rarely speak out because they're embarrassed and humiliated. most of them are women over 50, single and looking for love. some have spent their entire life savings to these robbing romeos. one woman felt so compelled to continue sending money she allegedly plotted a murder. the online romance started in january when 65-year-old roxanne reed fell for someone shed me on facebook who called themselves scott humbal. reed claims the scammer started asking for money to pay medical bills. even though they never met in person, she sent the stranger more than $50,000 over seven months. >> we're able to get hold of some text messages that led to the charge we're looking at today. >> reporter: when family members finally reported the scam, investigators alleged that reed, now out of money, had been
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plotting to kill her 88-year-old mother. she's now been charged with several counts of fraud and conspiracy to commit murder with the fake scott humpel. the real scott humpel lives in corpus christi, texas. seven years ago, his wife died in a plane crash. soon after, he started receiving suspicious messages on facebook. >> just seemed odd because i didn't know them so i sent a message back and say, do i know you, and then they'd say yes, i've been conversing with you on christian mingle or on or something for months. >> reporter: humpel had discovered scammers created multiple profiles under his name. how many women do you think have fallen for fake scott humpels in catfishing scams? >> hundreds. >> reporter: this is an expert in identity theft.
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he says humpel checked off all the boxes. a handsome, well to do widower. how do you describe these catfishing fraudsteres? >> they're emotional terrorists. they don't care who they destroy, how they destroy them, whatever, all they want is they want money. >> reporter: we reached out to several social media sites. facebook said it invites users not to accept suspicious requests. says it asks users to never send money or share financial information. levins said while catfishing has become more sophisticated, the red flags are always there. >> the red flag here is the grammar is horrendous. the spelling is not great at all. >> reporter: but for catfishing vick tills like 73-year-old beverly, those red flags are often missed. why did you go on >> just maybe to find somebody to talk to. >> reporter: the retired nursing assistant lives in golden valley, arizona. she fell for a man claiming to
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be a 61-year-old service man who told her he was stationed in afghanistan. >> he just looked like a nerd. >> reporter: someone you could trust? >> yes. >> reporter: the catfisher sent beverly a copy of his fake passport. he only signed his first name and was wearing a hat. even still beverly believed him. >> he was just real polite and said he had a son and that his wife had died five years ago. >> reporter: beverly sent the stranger more than $30,000. the scammer asked for money to pay his sick child's medical bills. she drained her inheritance and borrowed $10,000 from friends. why did you send him money? this is a person you had never met in person. >> i don't know, i'm a caregi r caregiver, i've always taken care of people. and it was one promise after another. >> reporter: are you embarrassed that this happened? >> no. >> reporter: how do you feel? >> disgusted. and mad. and hurt. in a way, hurt. i'm not embarrassed, no.
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because nobody should be embarrassed for trying to help somebody. >> she said it was an expensive education. this problem won't go away for the real scott humpel who still received up to ten messages each day from people around the world. he told us he won't shut down his account because it was a source of comfort after his wife died. as for roxanne reed, the district attorney is still deciding how to proceed in the case where the accused is both a victim and suspect. >> i'm glad beverly is not embarrassed because loneliness is a huge, huge problem in this i look at scott humpel and i feel for him because he seem like a lovely man and this had to be unsettling for him too. >> he's trying to help the victims. he tried to reply to all the messages to tell them, look, it's not me, please don't send any more money. >> at a time when this country and the world really needs more caregivers for people now to maybe think twice about it is disheartening. >> exactly. >> that phrase, emotional
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the labor department says the percentage of americans with jobs is the highest it's been since 2009. >> "the wall street journal" says if retail customer service representatives keep you on hold for 45 minutes, it might be because of your customer rating. companies use a little known system to determine the prices, perks and level of service you receive. it's based on how much you spend and your demographic information. customers with low scores are deemed low value. those are high scores have their complaints answered first. >> that is good to know. "usa today" reports gymnast simone biles made history. biles achieved her largest margin of victory at the 2018 world artistic gymnastic championships yesterday in doha. last week, she had a kidney stone that kept her in the emergency room until 1:00 a.m. the night before qualifying the world championship. i hear those are very painful. i've never had one. >> i'm not going to complain about my cold anymore. >> there you go .
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>> this morning, we're following the google workers sending a powerful meoo m. ahead, the new president and ceo of time's up lisa borders will be in studio 57 looking at the changes the movement has inspired.
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oakland city council candidate joseph tanios found messages of hate spray-painted on his campaign signs. tanios doesn't know why he would be targeted or who might be behind this graffiti. new video showing a 49ers fan punching another fan leaving him bloodied. about 400 law enforcement officers were on patrol at the raiders-49ers game last night. despite the stepped up patrol, some people behaved badly as you can see. oakland first fridays is canceled today due to safety concerns after a shooting in october. oakland first fridays is expected to take place again next month. ews updates throughout the day on your favorite platforms, including our we bsite,
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good morning from the traffic center. we are going to take you straight to the north bay right now where we have reports of a crash blocking lanes.
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you can see it in our live shot here. it's on northbound 101 at college avenue. a lot of flashing lights. two lanes are blocked and traffic is squeezing by. it is an injury accident that's causing significant delays. north 101 at college, backed up at least to todd road at this point on that northbound side. if you are traveling southbound 101, you are going to see delays starting at about old redwood highway. elsewhere we're busy through the south bay as well as on the eastshore freeway. mary. take a look at this. this is our "salesforce tower" camera looking toward the golden gate and you can see a little bit of fog out there. it's an indicator of some cooler weather for us. chance of rain next weekend. thtysa pp cllomsness"by creingi
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it's friday, good morning to our viewers in the west. it's friday, november 2, 2018. welcome back to cbs. president trump pledges to restrict where u.s.-bound migrants can apply for asylum. we'll show you how the system actually works. plus, tom hanks talks about the inspiration he got to play one of television's most iconic >>rsday' e opener at 8:00. >> we're approaching the midterm election and georgia's tight race for governor is getting national attention. >> y'all are about to make some history. >> democrats are hoping oprah's unique get out the vote effort wi offered exaggerated
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claims about the migrant threats. >> these migrants are not legitimate asylum seekers. >> the biggest risk to the republicans heading into the midterms is not the president's policy agenda but it's conveying chaos. organizers of yesterday's walkout were hoping it prompted a bigger movement, but even they were surprised by the massive turnout. >> i am incredibly touched by the turnout. >> only when we unite as sisters, and i don't just mean sistahss, i mean sisters, black sister, brown sisters, white sisters, asian sisters. >> the pointer sisters! twisted sisters! the brother s karamazov, just g vote!
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>> you and steve are such good friends. he and oprah should take their show on the road. >> quite a duo. >> yeah, i'm sure he'd be done for that. >> brothers karamazov, russian literature, like that. >> i'm gayle king with john dickerson and bianna golodryga. president trump will make six campaign stops across six states between now and sunday. democrats will have former president barack obama and vice president joe biden on the trail. >> mr. trump has made immigration his key issue, going after a migrant caravan that's still more than 800 miles away from the closest u.s. entry point. he said yesterday he plans to sign an order that would limit where immigrants can apply for asylum. the president said it would allow large-scale detention of migrants, claiming they often
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disappear and don't show up in court. >> we're going to hold them right there. we're not letting them into our country and then they never show up. almost. it's like a level of 3%. they never show up for the trial, i justice department figures show 28% of migrants did not show up for their court hearings last fiscal year. only 11% of asylum seekers did not attend hearings. >> the influx of migrants moving toward the southern border is being fuelled by dangerous conditions in small central america. that includes large groups of people from honduras, el salvador and guatemala. ed o'keefe paid a visit to guatemala city in june. i remember you documenting that. >> good morning. >> let's talk about facts. walk usually the process of asylum seekers seeking refuge in this country. >> you come to the border, come to a port of entry, you tell that border official that you have some stated fear and some
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reason why you want to seek asylum and eventually they there's supposed to be a court hearing. where this issue starts to break down is the backlog and the concern that the says that he has is that it's kind of an open-ended issue. you can claim it because of race, religion, nationality, maybe something political going on in your country and part of his frustration is you can't necessarily go back and prove that so people make open-ended requests and as he said and as federal officials said yesterday they get to -- they get a free ticket into the u.s. allowing individuals to disappear into the interior to live and work illegally. >> and defining what is "credible fear" seems to be pretty varight? so you have government officials saying the bar for that is very low. is it? >> well, it depends on who you ask. a lot of people who come have legitimate reasons. i remember when we were in
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guatemala had a young son with them, they were fleeing nicaragua. and the folks in guatemala said they're seeing people come from nicaragua because of the problems they have with the other tae -- ortega administrat. she said we are opponents of the president and we had reason to leave the country and they're trying to decide do we go through mexico and the united states or our family in canada. >> it's clear we need a better system but when you talk to these people they are desperate and terrified so to see them portrayed as invaders is tough to hear for people who know the situations these people are coming from. >> and they're being told if you don't like your situation here, go make a run for it. the woman i talked to there in guatemala, her husband and 15-year-old son had gone with the goal of getting to houston and the husband died in mexico so she was waiting for her 15-year-old son at that location. i said why did he go and take
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one of your children? and she said we were told if you take a kid with you you have a better chance of getting in. so on the street they're being told this. who is telling them? where does that come from? it comes from years of pattern and practice. >> i hear the president say if you throw rocks it could be met with gunfire and bullets. what do you make of that? >> there have been issues where border patrol agents have had to fire across into mexico. to see the military do that would be something else entirely and the mexicans would have a great deal of concern with that. >> you have high-ranking military officials questioning whether 15,000 troops should be sent to the border. >> that, too. >> ed, thank you. everyone should document what you saw in guatemala. it was really eye opening. cbs news coverage of the midterm elections starts on tuesday at 2:00 p.m. pacific time. we'll be here for our prime time election night special. that begins at 8:00 p.m. on cbs. >> you, too, ed. >> i'll be there. >> it will be a long night.moin.
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punishing u.n. sanctions will be reimposed starting next week as part of president trump's decision to pull out of the iran nuclear deal. that agreement in 2015 led to the release of several americans being held by iran but there are currently three more detained americans, elizabeth palmer is in the capital city of tehran with what the new sanctions mean for those being held. >> the three americans detained here were arrested in 2015 or 2016 on vague charges of collaborating with or spying for united states. this 38-year-old is a princeton graduate student doing research here. he's serving a ten year sentence in tehran's grim prison. this 82-year-old man is critically sick under house arrest. his son, a businessman, is also serving a ten year sentence.
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we spoke with jared genzer, a washington-based wlur act lawys for the family. >> both governments need to find a way to do some kind of a prisoner swap. >> reporter: iran's foreign minister said he was pushing for a humanitarian solution, too, and hinted at a prisoner exchange. it's interesting to note that we haven't heard the blistering rhetoric against the united states with these coming sanctions we've heard in the past. instead iran is portraying itself as a country that stuck to the nuclear deal and is being gail?ed by america. aeo save a humpback whale in distress. why his efforts to free this whale after it got entangled in the
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♪ california fisherman is a california fisherman is being called a hero after he literally jumped to the rescue to save a whale. commercial fisherman nicholas teran and another man saw a whale tangled in a rope and attached to a buoy. they called the coast guard but were told it would be hours before help would arrive.
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new video shows him leaping off the boat to remove the rope. at one point he climbed on to the whale. he got the rope off and the whale swam away. despite the success of the rescue in september, the coast guard says the men put their lives in danger. if you see an animal in trouble, you're advised to call the coast guard and wait for officials to arrive. it looks like they did not want to wait. and you hear people cheering them on. >> yeah. this is what i like best of all. i'm glad he's okay because this is a dangerous thing to do. don't do this at home. but listen to nick when his friend who is on the boat starts screaming after he freeze the whale. you can tell they're excited they pulled it off. "cut it" he says. >> that's the part that -- >> yeah. >> you've been talking about this story all morning. >> yeah! >> i like #happiness. >> young men of the sea. >> and they're all okay and so
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is the whale. >> it's a good deed. the public backlash of google workers over its treatment of women signals a new stage for the me too movement. we'll talk to the new lieder of the times up organization about the movement's successes and what it still needs to get done. plus, a conversation with oscar winner tom hanks, just love him, at the 92nd street y. why filming the mr. rogers movie in pittsburgh, which is mr. rogers' real neighborhood helped him find the right response to the synagogue shooting. and a new mystery about a natural spring on the move near california's dangerous san andreas fault. we'll be right back. we'll be right back. morning." we'll be right back. allstate is adapting. with drones to assess home damage sooner. and if a flying object damages your car, you can snap a photo and get your claim processed in hours, not days. plus, allstate can pay your claim in minutes.
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♪ ♪ baby i'm sorry, i'm not sorry ♪ ♪ baby, i'm sorry, i'm not sorry ♪ the google lk-o the google walkouts are shining a spotlight on how the
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tech giant treats women. thousands of employees left work to protest revelations in the "new york times" that google protected three executives accused of sexual misconduct and paid large receive renss to two of them. one of those executives denied the claims made against him. he says this, the "new york times" story contains numerous inaccuracies about my employment at google and wild exaggerations about my compensation. this is the latest protest in the year of the me too movement. the nationwide action led to the creation of times up, an organization that insists on safe, fair, and dignified work for women of all kinds. lisa borders is times up president and ceo. her first day on the job was yesterday. she previously served as president of the wnba. >> good morning, great to be with us. >> take us through your day. you see these headlines and you're thinking i have work to the? >> my first thought if there was any question about the decision i made to come to times up and begin this work and join the folks who started this in
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january of last year, there was no question the universe affirm mid-decision. it's unfortunate but i'm here to do the work. let's get started? >> what did you think about google's response and the fact that they're in this conversation this way? >> i thought it was stunning that it was google. you think of them as a tech giant. you think of them as being culturally relevant and resonant. you look at their doodles and you think they keep it real everyday so to see this walkout, this global protest against them was stunning. it's not surprising, though, when you think about corporate america and how many challenges we see in the board room and the mail room with regard to womena. >> your first day was yesterday. what does the to-do list look like? is it to change things in the board rooms. is it to help think gosh, we have no idea where to begin or there's a huge legal side.
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>> we cannot boil the ocean. we'll work in three seconders -- culture, companies, and laws. this fits the -- the google situation fits in all three. we are delighted the ceos spoke up yesterday. he said i agree with the workers, i agree with the women and enlightened men who walked out and said we have issues to address. >> women and men. >> women and enlightened men across the globe so that is acknowledging the problem. the question is how will you address the problem. what i thought about the google team, if you will, the google family, they left notes on their desk as to where they were % going, what they were doing, why they were protesting and they left five issues on the table that they would like to see addressed. it was crisp, it was compelling, it was clear. the question now is will the ceo and the board and the google team take them seriously and respond, not react, respond. >> and one of those is pay
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transparency that we have on the screen. you say that's key for companies, especially for women to see what others are making to have salaries be made known so they can see whether or not they're underpaid. >> bianna, you're correct. transparency is key to opening this up, whether it's pay inequity or opportunity inequity. you shouldn't have to know what's going on, you should be able to see it plainly. the companies have an opportunity and an obligation. if you look at the data today, the diversity data that says when you have people of different backgrounds experiences, skill sets and talent working on anything your company is working on, the results are better. this is not lisa's opinion. if you look at the price earnings ratios, the return on investment, the data is clear. these companies have a fiduciary responsibility to their shareholders. i won't make the moral argument, let's start with the economic argument. >> you said there's room for
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redemption. what does that look like? >> any time there is a crisis we know the formula is regret, reform and restitution. once you have walked through saying you're sorry and you mean it then talk about how to fix it and take full accountability. you can be the best ally if you have done something wrong and you are now walking in the light and see a better way. you are redeemed? >> we are walking into a hard out so lisa, congratulations on a busy first week. we appreciate you being here. >> great to be with you. ahead, pulitzer prize winning historian doris kearns goodwin is here with our new book on past presidents and their leadership qualities. the lessons for today's political leaders. i'm dianne feinstein and i approve this message.
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it's 8:25. i'm kenny choi. an emergency meeting will take place at san francisco's city hall today to try to stop the ongoing marriott strike. san francisco's mayor says that she stands with the hotel employees. she is urging the company to move toward negotiations. the strike started in october. san francisco neighbors complain about uber's 24-hour bicycle prepare facility for a bike sharing business. it opened about a month ago on octavia street. uber says that it plans to cease nighttime operations. so far residents say they have not. francis ford coppola the director of the godfather already has a winery in the bay area and now is starting a marijuana farm. it will feature a line of three different organic marijuana strains from humboldt county. ews updates throughout the day on your favorite platforms, including our
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good morning. i'm gianna in the traffic center. this time around we start off in the peninsula. a motorcycle crash is blocking lanes westbound 92 at delaware street. one lane is blocked. traffic is backed up beyond 101. 101 itself slow both directions north- and southbound. 31 minutes from 880 to 101 across the san mateo bridge. use the dumbarton bridge as an alternate to get to 101.
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nimitz freeway busy past the coliseum about 30 minutes to go from 238 to the maze. metering lights are on at the bay bridge. and we are seeing a little fog across the golden gate. let's ask mary about that. >> gianna, we're tracking a little bit of an onshore flow especially along the coast and parts of the bay. you can see that on our "salesforce tower" camera. it's a pretty sight of the fog rolling in, into the golden gate there. well, our temperatures will be a little bit cooler along the coast and parts of the bay. 60s to 80s today in the area. cooler sunday, still above average for this time of the year. a red flag warning in effect this weekend for the north bay and east bay hills.
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♪ a rare and exotic bird is at the center of a mystery in new york's central park. a mandarin duck was spotted floating on a pond in the park. the ducks are commonly found in east asia, not the united states. bird enthusiasts are flocking to the pond to catch a glimpse of the male's colorful feathers and pink bill. experts are unable to explain how it got there. no zoos in the area have reported a missing duck. park officials plan to leave it alone unless the bird appears to be >> i'm not into ducks, but that guy is so pretty. >> i have to say, i thought it was overhyped, too, then i saw that picture. >> now don't you want to take the kids? >> i know, beautiful. >> i want to go see. >> i think the duck has a book deal now. >> twitter account coming.
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>> ralph lauren will be calling. welcome back to cbs "this morning." now it's time to show you some of this morning's headlines from around the globe. the "los angeles times" reports on a san andreas fault mystery, an area where the so-called big one is feared. in recent months, a muddy spring near the fault close to the sal on the sea has begun moving. it threatens to destroy nearby railroad track, a pipeline and highway. experts say the spring's movement isn't related to any seismic activity. gloomberg reports millennial men are blacking in the work force more than any other demographic group. there are 500,00025 to 34-year-old men working compared to pre-recession levels in 2011. analysts say they lost high-paying jobs after globalization and new technology hilt manufacturing and mining. opioid use is also making many men less employable and more young men say they are in school or training programs trying to
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get the jobs that are available. >> cbs boston station wbz looks at a study that suggests hot coffee may be healthier than cold brew. thomas jefferson university researchers found hot coffee has higher levels of health benefitting antioxidant. they found hot and cold brews have similar levels of acidity. some scientists believed cold brew had less acid and would cause less heart burn and stomach problems. i don't drink coffee. is there a difference between the taste? >> i like my coffee hot. >> well, it depends. on a hot day a cold brew is lovely but hot coffee in the morning -- >> sounds like you all need to start drinking hot. >> i always drink hot. britain's "guardian" reports the pacific island nation of palau will be the first in the world to ban sunscreen that's toxic to reefs. starting january, 2020, it will prohibit lotions containing any of 10 chemicals linked to coral bleaching. anyone importing or selling the banned sunscreen will be fined.
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it will be confiscated from tourists as well. in may, hawaii announced a ban on reef toxic sunscreens to take effect in 2021. "time" says the minnesota timber wolfes are paying tribute to prince with purple uniforms. purple was his favorite color. the team unveiled the prince-inspired uniform yesterday. players will wear them in a game on november 16. the uniforms were created in collaboration between the timber wolves, nike and the prince estate. prince is from minneapolis. pulitzer prizeinris kearnod made a career out of studying american presidents. she's returning to her favorite subject in a new book "leadership in turbulent times" published by simon & schuster, a division of cbs. the book focuses on abraham lincoln, theodore roosevelt, franklin roosevelt and lyndon baines johnson.
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president johnson lobbied congress to pass the voting rights act in 1965. >> there is no southern problem. there is no northern problem. there is only an american problem. [ applause ] >> doris kearns goodwin joins us now. >> thank you. >> i want to start with the quality of empathy. empathy is all through this book, when we think of leaders we think of people charging up the hill. empathy is a softer quality but men in this book have it. >> it's a central leadership quality. it means to understand another persons point of view. to feel their circumstances. several of my guys had it from birth. i call them my guys. lincoln was born it with. as a little kid he hated when his fellow friends would put hot coals on turtles and he said that's wrong, you're causing
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pain. lbj also because he was born in poverty circumstances but the other two privileged guys had to develop it and teddy roosevelt said when he first went into politics he went in for adventure, not to make other people's lives better but then he saw what it was like in the tenements, he saw child labor, saw things when he was a police commissioner and he decided if i'm in politics maybe i can feel what they're feel iing. >> he said it changed his heart. >> i want to talk about president roosevelt's fireside chats. that was a direct connection to the people. do you see any comparison at all between donald trump's twitter account. can we make a compare with son? >> well, it's certainly a direct connection, but the difference is the fireside chats took place over 345 minutes or an hour. they explained problems to the
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people. they said saul bellow could walk down a chicago street and he could see everybody looking at their radio hear his voice coming out, and keep walking and not miss a word. everybody was listening. he was able to make a direct connection to a person in the living room. a construction worker ran home one night. his co-worker said, where are you going? he said my president is coming to speak to me in my living room. >> president trump says he has a direct connection. >> but he explained a problem in depth. when the banking crisis occurred when fdr came into office, people were taking their money in the banks he fixed it so currency would shore up weaker banks. he said i promise you, it's safer to bring your money back. they worried if the banks would take more out. satchels come. they acted on his word for something that will save the system as a whole. >> i'm trying to figure out the difference between the two. >> i think what the president is
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doing with his tweets is they come extemporaneously. they're not as prepared. roosevelt spent weeks preparing his fire side chats. he didn't want to say something that would hurt. he knew a president has a moment to speak to the people and it has to be right. it seems historians have become people's therapists and you get asked have we seen times like this before where there's so much divisiveness in the country. have we? >> absolutely we've seen it. just imagine what it was like for abraham ling come. more than 600,000 people are about to die. he said if ever imagined how anxious it would be he couldn't have thought he lived through it. even teddy roosevelt when he comes in after the assassination of mckinley, the country is split art by the industrial revolution. the working class feels split off from the capitalists. immigrants coming in from
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abroad. there's a gap between the rich and poor, there's a fear there will be a revolution and when fdr comes in, the depression is at its height, you can't get your money out, there's no jobs and even jfk assassination bringing lbj in. so we lived through those times before. >> it's what called them their greatness. doris kearns goodwin, thank you for being with us. "leadership in turbulent times" is available now and it's fantastic. doris continues her conversation on the cbs "this morning" podcast. you can hear it on apple's podcast app. actor tom hanks filmed the upcoming mr. rogers biopic in
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california's public schools rank 44th in the nation. 44th. i'm marshall tuck, i'm a public-school parent, and i know we can do better. in the public schools i led, we got more funding into our classrooms, supported our teachers, and we raised graduation rates by 60%. that's why president obama's education secretary endorses me. we've done it before. now, let's do it for every public-school student in california. i'm marshall tuck. i'm running for state superintendent.
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♪ ♪ this thing called love, i n' handle i ♪ >> without those other st guy w well in dailies that day. so -- >> every movie we've ever done -- >> okay, fine. yeah, yeah, yeah. yeah, like you're the star of the cbs morning show. [ laughter ] . i'm nuts about that john dickerson, aren't you? >> i am, too. >> yeah, there you go.
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>> we had a john dickerson love fest. the point tom was making is he can't do it without the team around him. i was talking about an oscar nominated actor and he goes yeah, yeah, but i have makeup and directors and i said yeah, it's you. that was oscar winning actor tom hanks, won two oscars, been nominated for many, many more. i was with him at the 92nd street y community and culture center. his book came out in paperback. we talk t abhis career and his other passion, writing. he's set to star as mr. rogers. it was the filming of this movie that moved him to send a heart felt message to the city of pittsburgh in the aftermath of the tragedy. >> mr. rogers was filmed in pittsburgh because that's where he was from. [ applause ] >> and you know there's a
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terrible deadly story, tragic story in pittsburgh and shortly after you filmed we had the terrible shooting at the synagogue and i saw you last week and you said i know that synagogue and you tweeted about it, it made national news. you said, it says love thy neighbor, no exceptions, with a broken heart for those in squirrel hill." so you used to see that synagogue all the time. >> well, that sign was up -- that's a church on mt. washington. if you know pittsburgh you take the incline up and that was the picture but the tree of lifer synagogue is in squirrel hill that we shot at the studios of wqed and we drove past that synagogue 16 times in the course of while we were there. and we thought what a great name for a synagogue. and. >> but the fact that you tweeted about it touched people.
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>> well what can you do in the face of that? i will tell you this. mr. rogers -- fred rogers, we keep calling him mr. rogers. fred rogers, people would ask him questions like the great imponderables and the irony of life and one question he was asked has been what do we do in times of great struggle or horror and mr. rogers said as only he could, he said look to the helpers. yes, a horrible thing has happened but you cannot give up hope that if you need a source of hope look to the helpers. look to the people who come in immediately and start passing out food or taking care of things and that is in a lot of ways that's the extraordinary thing about -- let's narrow down all of western civilization to
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the united states of america. when that happens in earthquakes in los angeles or typhoons or in the course of such bloodshed and horror has happened in squirrel hill. everybody comes out and helps and guess what? it's possible to love thy neighbor with no exceptions. we can be good at that if we choose to be and it's a choice. kindness matters. >> tom hanks believes in thisea. up next fo four years ago, we rejected marshall tuck and his billionaire backers for superintendent of public instruction. but they're back.
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the corporate billionaires and their handpicked candidate, former wall street banker marshall tuck. tuck's billionaires have spent over $25 million distorting tony thurmond's outstanding record on education. all because they know tuck shares their agenda: diverting funds from our public schools into their corporate charter schools. the same agenda as trump and betsy devos. protect our public schools. say no, again, to marshall tuck.
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well that does it for us. be sto tune in for the cbs evening news with jeff glor tonight. as we leave you let's take a look back at all that matters
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this week. anyone who breaks into our country and has a child, the very next moment that child will be made a citizen for life. >> president trump is setting to challenge a 150-year-old constitutional standard. president trump using military might to stop that caravan. >> that bridge loaded up with people, that's called ann vation. >> if the election were held today, we would win. >> is she right to be confident? >> not necessarily. president trump says we have no quarrels with the iranian people but they're the ones who are already hurting. whitey bulger, the notorious mob boss, was found unresponsive in his cell. >> he deserved a slow death and i hope that's what he god. the largest incident in american history. >> one oft other things that struck rabbi berkman is the hebrew immigrant society. >> it's just such a personal story and it's helped millions
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of people. >> you survived millions of attacks on a jewish community. what is your message? >> love is much easier than hate. >> cdc released some preliminary data on opioid overdose death. it seems to maybe have plateaued. where are we right now? >> first we have to recognize it for what it is. it's a medical condition, it's not a moral failing. >> i'm coming. >> yea, cbs news. >> gayle king, is gayle king in there? >> it's gayle night? >> i'm late for a very important date. >> gayle is here. >> our very own gayle king was inducted into the broadcasting night.ble hall of fe >>t feel li'm just geing started, to be honest with you. 40 years. ♪ >> out of the corner of my eye i saw tony. >> you did? >> yeah. >> you saw emotion? >> there's a beating heart. >> ooh. >> it means a lot to me because
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it talks about my beautiful relation that i have, that many sons and with their parents has. >> have. >> yeah, have. he corrects me, you see. now here's a little story i got to tell about three bad brothers -- >> go bianna, rocking out at the table. >> were you ready for what happened? >> no. >> thank you for everything. >> yo, thanks for everything. don't you love new yorkers? >> dr. lapook is here, he's here to give me a flu shot. >> don't look at the label. >> we get a "cbs this morning" band-aid. >> and a lollipop. >> i'm really terrified of needles. >> good for you. good for you. >> yea. >> my hand is finally back after holding yours. >> yeah. ♪ we are the champions ♪ no time for losing ♪ no time for losing ♪ cause we proposition 11 solves two issues.
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good morning, it's 8:55. i'm kenny choi. a suspect is in custody after a gun battle with police in a high-speed chase that started in vallejo and ended in oakland. the suspect crashed into a building yesterday after exchanging gunfire with police. today governor brown is hitting the campaign trail in the bay area for the first time leading up to the midterm elections on tuesday. his goal, to sway voters against proposition 6, to get rid of the gas tax that he imposed last year. and a 49ers cheerleader is creating controversy this morning for kneeling during the national anthem before her actions came more than two years after then 49er quarterback colin kaepernick did the same thing. ews updates throughout the day on your favorite platforms, including our website, -hey, did i mention i can save you $620
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for switching to progressive? [ engine revving ] you cannot hear me at all, can you? let'sgo to the richmond/san rafael bridge. first reports of a crash that's just past our camera. you can see in our live shot here, it's busy. the damage is done. you have a slow ride as you work your way through there. in fact, 36 minutes, that's your drive time now, pretty jammed up from marina bay parkway to sir francis drake boulevard. use an alternate if you can. a little foggy across the golden gate bridge. so limited visibility. use caution out of marin heading into san francisco.
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no major delays across the span. northbound 880 sluggish past the coliseum. pretty busy through oakland. later on expect delays. got the warriors hosting the timberwolves at oracle tonight. so busy along 880, as well. and bay bridge, metering lights are on. slow into san francisco. here's a live look at the "salesforce tower" camera. you can see the fog out there by the golden gate. so tracking that along the coast and right around the golden gate there. cool today, tomorrow heating up. a red flag warning tomorrow in the north and east bay hills tomorrow due to gusty winds and low humidity. so keeping a close eye on the high fire danger. cooler today. cooling down through thursday, then rain next weekend.
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