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man hunt in ferguson. authorities continue to search for the shooter who wounded two officers outside the embattled police department's headquarters headquarters. a flooring fallout. following a "60 minutes investigation" lumber liquidators promises to pay for testing on flooring. disney just won't let it go. they announce a follow-up to its mega hit "frozen." musio. >> and ferrell's baseball odyssey. he gets laughs from the audience
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as he suits up for ten major leagues in one day. captioning funded by cbs this is the "cbs morning news" for friday march 13th 2013. good morning. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. the protests in ferguson ended peacefully but texts remain high in the suburbs following the shooting of two police officers. the officers were shot early thursday morning as late night demonstration seeking forum in the city. during an appearance on jimmy"jimmy kimmel live", president obama condemned the latest violence in ferguson. >> what has been happening in ferguson was oppressive and objectionable and worthy of protest protests, but there was no excuse for criminal acts. and whoever fired those shots
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shouldn't detract from the issue. they're criminals. they need to be arrested. >> as craig boswell reports, both the protests and the search for the gunmen continues. >> reporter: police moved concrete barriers in the parking lot of the ferguson police department closer into the street. there's major difference of opinion here surrounding the shooting of two officers. police say the shots came from a small group of protesters. demonstrators say they came from far beyond and the bullets actually whizzed over their heads. demonstrators gathered for a prayer vigil and marched to ferguson police headquarters for a second night of protest. >> people who are coming out to be the protesters to be the positive energy out here is not the ones that are doing the bad things. >> reporter: investigators are still looking for the gunmen who opened fire during a determine station just at midnight thursday injuring two police officers. one was shot in the shoulder
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the other in the face. both were treat and released. >> by god's grace we didn't lose two officers last night. >> this was not someone trying to bring healing to ferguson. this was -- >> reporter: the shooter was just blocks away. s.w.a.t. members broke through the roof several peer were questioned, no one was arrested. the flurry of violence came hours. they had a practice of racial bias against african-americans. community activists say they can't understand violence in the wake of progress. >> action is being taken and now we want to shoot someone? that's absolutely absurd. >> the family of michael brown who was shot by police last summer spoke on the violence.
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i spoke with a number of peopler who who say the resignation of the police chief is not enough. they want to clean house entirely in the ferguson police department. in ferguson missouri craig boswell, cbs news. there are more questions involving the latest investigation involving the secret service. two are under investigation after driving through a security barrier after drinking. lawmakers want a briefing from the new secret service director on wednesday. susan mcginnis is in washington. good morning, susan. >> good morning, anne-marie. congressional staffers were briefed on the contents yesterday and now the president is reacting to the incident. newly appointed secret service director joseph clancy is on capitol hill involving his agency. two special agents, mark connolly second in command of president obama's protective
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detail and field supervisor george ogilvie drove an agency suv through a security barrier near the white house. this is after an gegs left by a woman who said it contain add bomb. they allegedly knocked over a cone protected evidence and were allowed to leave the scene. >> whenever a police officer has reason to believe that someone is impaired wire driving, i think they ought to be stopped and given a field sobriety test period. >> democrat elijah cummings and chaffetzifetz want a briefs. president obama said the white house is disappointed about the incident but is so far standing by clancy. lawmakers here are divided over what should happen next. >> i believe he is the right
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person for the job at this time. >> after a breach of the white house itself last fall, the secret service has replaced much of its senior management. also today omar gonzalez the white house fence jumper has a hearing at 2:00 p.m. this afternoon eastern time. he's expected to enter a policelea agreement. anne-marie? >> susan mcginnis in washington. thank you, susan. this morning iraqi troops say they're advancing on the city of tikrit on several fronts. createing the first major city recapture from a terror group. but isis fighters still control parts of the city. and testimony in the boston marathon bombing trial resumes on monday. yesterday jurors heard dramatic testimony from a witness who was carjacked by the alleged bombers but managed to escape. kris van cleave reports. >> reporter: newly released
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video shows dunk mang's dare i dash after being held hostage by the tsarnaev brothers. meng told the jury it was the most terrifying moment. his ordeal began 90 minutes earlier when tamerlan got in meng's car and threatened him with a gun. he told them what happened next. >> he asked me do you know about the boston marathon bombing. i said yes. he said, do you know who it is. i said. no. >> reporter: prosecutor is say the brothers had just killed mit officer shaun collier. they hoped to get out of town but they needed a new vehicle gun, and cash. later dzhokhar is seen shopping for snacks and tamerlan was
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fiddling with the gps. that was meng's chachblts i opened the door dashed into the street. i could feel him trying to grab me. they took off not realizing the vehicle had a tracking machine that would be used to locate the brothers. another american who contracted ebola while volunteering in africa is expected to arrive in the u.s. today for treatment. the unidentified health worker will be treated at the ni ahh research hospital in bethesda maryland. the west africa ebola outbreak has killed more than 10,000 people. and this morning a large weather system threatens an area from the gulf coast to the ohio valgly with heavy rain and possible flooding. there are flash flood warnings stretching from louisiana to west virginia. heavy rain thunderstorms, and strong winds are forecast.
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>> the power line, the power line, the power lines, guys the power line. a blocked creek caused this land side thursday. it happened near the runway of a rural airport. no one was hurt but several homes are under evacuation. bad weather in coastal florida delays the recovery. the bodies of two were found thursday. they found the helicopter that crashed in dense fog during a florida training mission tuesday. the bodies of two o'soldiers are believed to be still inside the wreckage. 11 soldiers and marines were killed. well coming up on the "morning news," flooring fallout. after a "60 minutes" report on high levels of formaldehyde in this flooring lumber liquidators take action. and "frozen" fans can let it go. one of the stars has big news.
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in florida nasa launched an aircraft. they will try to solve the mystery of the give and take of the magnetic fields of the earth and the sun. the satellites will be in a pyramid formation orbit to provide a 3-d process that drives the aurora bore alice as well as potentially disruptive solar storms. the federal emergency management agency has agreed to reopen and review about 144,000 claims from sandy victims. the announcement comes two weeks after a "60 minutes" on allegations of fraud by insurance companies following sandy. on the "cbs moneywatch" now, lumber liquidators offers testing after a "60 minutes," and exciting news for the fans
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of the movie "frozen." jill wagner is at the new york stock exchange with that and more. good morning, jill. >> good morning, anne-marie. a "60 minutes" found the laminate flooring made in china contained high levels of formaldehyde and fell short of california safety standards. qualified customers will receive indoor air quality test kits. however, the company says it stands by its products. on wall street stocks rallied with their best day in five weeks. financial stocks were among the biggest gainers. the dow gained 259 points the s&p finished 25 points higher and the nasdaq climbed 43 points. honda has recalled about 5 million vehicles in the u.s. because the airbags can open
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dotel set the major league record by playing for 13 clubs over his 15-year career. comedian will ferrell gave him a run for his money in just one day. feral suited up for ten major league teams on thursday in five different ballparks. he started out in oakland a at noon. in cincinnati at noon. he played all nine positions and made a few plays in the field. he ended his historic day as a san diego padre and he addressed the fans. >> they say nothing's more american than grabbing a hot dog, heading to the ballpark and watching nine guys from the dominican republic make magic on the field. but you know what? today i learned they are wrong. make that eight dominicans and one from irvine california. the uniforms he wore throughout the day are being auctioned off
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here's look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. iron man gives a young man a bionic arm. robert downey jr. gave alex a prosthetic arm that looks like the one iron man has. he was born with a partially depped right arm. the bionic arm was made with a 3-d printer. >> i think yous is better than mine because -- >> -- the light works. >> look at that. it's a marriage of robotic
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technology. bang nailed it. >> alex's arm cost over $350. and president obama gets some late night laughs appearing on "jimmy kimmel live" last night. the commander in chief read some mean tweets about himself. >> is there anyway we can fly obama halfway around the world to a golf course and just leave him there. well, surfer girl, i think that's great idea. a 30 rack of coors light is $33 at sunss obama. and during the interview he said he personally doesn't tweet or text. he just sends e-mails from his blackberry. well, coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," we will meet one of the rising female stars at google. i'm anne-marie green. this is the "cbs morning news."
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microsoft co-founder paul allen takes a trip to the bottom of the ocean and back in time. it's the wreck of battle ship from world war ii. it was one of the largest warships ever constructed an sunk in october of 1944. allen and his team found the ship near the philippines after an eight-year search. a professor at ucla has come up with a way for young people to think about their retirement. as anthony mason reports, it forces them to face their future. >> reporter: it's not easy to imagine the future. >> this is you theoretically at what age? >> about 70. >> reporter: hal hirschfield, a
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psychologist, is about 35. >> how did you feel about that? >> well i was amazed at how much hair i still have. >> reporter: a professor at ucla's school of management hirshfield wonders if they might save more if they literally faced the future. >> we thought is there any way that we can actually have people sit down and have a conversation with their future selves to make that future self more vivid to them. >> reporter: in a study started at stanford university, researchers put people in a virtual reality room where they confronted an older self aged by computer in the mirror. >> the age progression algorithm basically mimics the processes of age. it sags the cheek as little bit adds a little bit more fatty tissue under the eyes. >> reporter: merrill lynch has started using a similar algorithm on its website because we wanted people to think
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seriously about saving for tomorrow, to literally face retirement. the conclusion it works. >> there is an impact. >> there is an impact. in one of the studies we found that people who were exposed to these images of their future selves aloe indicate about twice as much money through a hypothetical savings account. >> reporter: hirsch field believes it could help people think more about their diets and health too. >> it allows people to say okay, there is a future version of me and this person is going to benefit or suffer from the choices i make today. >> that's not some abstract idea anymore. it's me. >> it's not an abstract idea anymore. >> reporter: our choices change it seems, when our future is right in front of us. anthony mason, cbs news, los angeles. well, coming up after your local news on "cbs morning news," isis partnering with nigeria's bow co-ha ran. we get reaction.
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plus the sentencing of form e reality show bruce beersford redman. we'll hear from his attorney. and we'll go to silicon valley to meet one of the rising female stars at google. that's the "cbs morning news" for this friday. thanks for watching. i'm anne-marie green. have a great day. -- captions by vitac -- www.vitac.com
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. this is cbs-3 "eyewitness news". and today is friday the 13th of march, good morning i'm ukee washington. >> i'm erika von tiehl. >> developing right now a man out walking his dog is robbed, shot, and left for dead. it is a stunning act of violence. this morning the search is on for the gunman. >> forget the dallas flyers club, it is the eagles spreading out the cash. the birds pony up demarco murray. the newest eagle says believe it or not it was not all about the monday. >> i and the saturday soaker. live look at storm scan3 showing the system that's about to make for a wet start to the weekend. dave's tracking some showers plus we'll have the saint patrick's day parade forecast, all of that and more

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