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mr. trump has been tweeting about iran. rooting for the protesters who have taken to the streets there. he said it is time for a change. at least 21 people have been killed since the demonstrations turned violent, more than 450 arrested. here is elizabeth palmer. >> reporter: in some of the worst violence so far, protesters attacked a police station last night. about 200 miles south of tehran. there is no way to know who was shooting, but state media say six people died. activist videos from the last six days show wounded demonstrators. protesters in the capital chanting death to the dictator. and jeering crowds vandalizing
picture. he broke his silence to put the blame on as he put enemies of the islamic republic who have used money, weapons and intelligence services to create problems. that hints at foreign interference. but iran's moderate president, said today the protesters are lack of freedom. that's exactly what you hear on my three kids are doctors and engineers says this father. and not one of them has a job. even though my husband and i both work, says this woman, we are under constant pressure from high prices. life is tough. this is the most serious uprising in iran since the massive election protests in 2009 so brutally put down. back then, the discontent was focussed in tehran. this time, it's countrywide. and the protesters whose demands range from food subsidies to the end of clerical rule know that
the hard-liners are now calling for another ruthless crackdown to restore order. jeff. >> liz, thank you. joining us to discuss this and more, ian bremmer, cbs news, senior global affairs contributor. ian, always good to see you. first iran and what you make of this? >> look, demonstrations in a authoritarian regime doesn't allow them. always a big deal. clearly there will be a crackdown. successful one if it continues. the reason it really matters its because this gives the hard-liners in iran an opportunity to make the president and the more reformist elements vulnerable and gives president trump an opportunity to beat up on the treatment of the iranian citizens. he has been hard line, anti-iran since day one in the presidency. makes u.s. iranian confrontation more likely. >> hard line, an type north
korea as well. what do you make of the latest in north korea? >> well, on the one hand the fact that the north koreans and south koreans are saying they would look to talk. north koreans are talking of sending athletes to the olympics, clearly a positive thing. happening in the context of kim jong-un saying i keep a nuclear button here on my desk, that i won't hesitate to use if i need to, get threatened by the united states. and donald trump is saying, i'm not prepared to negotiate with this guy. either trump is going to have to flip do a 180 or we are entering the most dangerous the environment you and i have ever seen between the two countries. >> staying in asia now, your group, euro-asia group, top risks 2018. china remains number one. everything comes back to koan situation. >> well, so, for the last several years, we have had a united states that is seen as havings because we don't want to do it. in part because other countries
are doing more in their own but the alternative has been nobody. wsee that china is not only larger, not only do they have a leader that is much consolidated more power than any one since mao but also its now prepared to stand up publicly and say u.s. doesn't want to do it free trade. i'll lead trade. u.. wants to leave the climate change, i'll get involved. that makes countries and, other allies start hedging from ando. >> 2017 felt like an extraordinar geoyeolitical crisis ills? we're due for one?bal crisis, decade ago, 2008, we are facing that kind of instability geo politically. country that could do something about it. baby. we are not going to take the so clearly you fix it or the wheels start falling off.
and 2018, there are an a l poth. hard to imagine we are get through much longer, much more sustainable without experiencing a crisis or two? >> ian bremmer, thank you. every good fighter knows when to hang up the gloves.he will not term. majority party, president pro tell of the senate, third in line of presidential succession. door for a senate run by mitt romney. now to other stories we are following in the evening news feed.with truck along a dangerous curve then tumbled down a cliff on t a ricky beach. at least 36 people were killed. today after the holidays. at least 4.5 million got a pay raise. 18 states, california to new washington to florida raised their minimum wage. january 1. wall sbe
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they shot him. >> reporter: all a mistake started by this phony call to 911. >> i'm just pointing the gun at the closet it. my mom and my little brother. >> is there any way you can put the gun up. >> no. >> police believe the call was actually made by 25-year-old tyler barris, 1300 miles away in los angeles. finch's death is the first known fatality caused by a dangerous . >> the swatting, the idea is get the swat team out. this are looking for a tactical response.s the fbi in san francisco. officers, see bomb dogs, helicopters. all part of the fuhe this. that can be very -- very devastating. >> the swatting targets are some times celebrities like rihanna
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nod to the iconic golden arches. the burger made with fresh beef use. mcdonald's plans to switch from frozen to fresh beef for the ca is divided by what we google. here, courtesy of the daily dot is what each state search last year more than any other state. this is relatively speaking not erall search numbers. nebraskans were interested in harvey winestein accusers. washington state, unicorn frauccino, west virg and don rickles. >> las super moon. see why as the it ro rhode island. look at that. where it is closest to earth. 14% larger. the next super moon will be the end of this month. up next here, why cincinnati's
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york city, i'm jeff glor. welcome to the "overnight news." the deep freeze continues to icy grip.of warming up any time soon. from the canada border to south texas with record being set by the day. in chicago the high wa aberdeen, south dakota hit 32 below. atlanta went down to 14 degrees. demarco morgan in niagara falls begins our coverage. >> reporter: the arctic blast downing power lines, icing over breaks turning neighborhoods
like t overnight. the cold snap made it hard for emergency responde u braving the elements. in new york city firefighters huddled on fire escapes in 13 degree weather.fire fighters in caked in ice after fighting a house fire. >> the water freezes on our equipment. in indianapolis, where minus 1 first set in 1887, a mad dash to >> this weather is not just cold, it its dea>> repter: at l linked to the cold spell including the family of four in ns careened off theck chunks of ice could be seen floating in bodies of water from lake michigan to the mississippi river to niagara falls. we are two weeks into winter.pa fr
frigid cold spell. the last time the falls yrs ag back in 1938. but there were tourists who braved the cold. mark thoe hemas is. you get that frozen effect of the ice. and the mists coast the trees. so they sparkle in the sunlight. you've get rainbows this time of year. >> i'm omar villafranca in nor texas. temperatures dropped teens.ro the south. >> travel was er parts of the lone star state. in hearst, texas this officer accident, narrowly avoided being lost control on the ice. highway crews in dallas, deiced the roads for traction.
but down in houston, the shrek morning commute caused dozens of fenders benders. were icicles on the beach. local emergency rooms saw patients suffering. the big chtr impressive icicle display. >> meteorologist, eric fisher of wbz in boston. >> an exceptional run of cold since christmas day. record lows in the morning.rnoo. look at high temperatures. 30s done to the gulf coast. cold enough, we're going to see th florida for the second into time this season. ly tallahassee to start the day. wintery mix across coastal south and north carolina.st oan ocean storm. this is going to become it tracks just off to the east of nantucket. across new england. see snow down through new york city into the mid-atlantic as
wellbiest totals will been new england. eastern new england. boston area. winds. going to see a foot of wind creating potential power outages at the coast. that is key. because the cold, friday into saturday is some of the coldest for the outbreak for the colrttemperatures in parts of new england. there you see the wind chill val use, friday into saturday. pushing, 20 to 40 below.je once we got this one out of the way. it might be the end of the extreme h >> overseas, a possible thaw in south korea. and it it the white house. the countries are in talks to have the north send an olympic team to the upcoming winter games in the south. david martin has the the story from the pentagon. >> reporter: at first, president trump wasn't sure what to think
of kim jong-un's new year's offer of talks with south korea south korea for first time, he tweeted.goodews. perhaps not. but no sooner had south korea's the offer, the u.n. ambassador haley dismissed it as meaningless so long as the nort weapons. seriously if they've dent do something to ban all nuclear we consider this a reckless regime. don't think we need a band ate and smile and take a picture. >> in his new year's speech, kim boasted the nuclear button is os and ballistic missles. those were just word. u.s. intelligence detected wha other test of an intercontinental ballistic
>> i hope that does not happen. but if it does we must bring more measures to bear. are preparing to test their longest range missile. wh of a gigantic ice sculpture over new year's. nove, e u.s., had it been aimed in the right direction. if preparations continue t. the could be ready for launch by the end of this week. anothey in an. where anti-government demonstrators have been in the . there are dozens of deaths reported and hundred elizabeth palmer has spent a lot of time of in iran and is watching del london. >> in some ors ae acked a police station last night. about 200 miles south of tehran. there is no way to know who was ng six people died. activists videos froe six days show wounded
demonstrators.ta chanting death to the dictator. and, jeering crowd pictures of iran's supreme religious leader. he put the blame on as he put it, enemies of the islamic republic. and intelligence services to create problems. that hints at foreign interference. but iran's mode said today, that the protesters are just fed up with poverty and thee might three kids are doctors and engineers sayss and not one of them has a job. even though my husband and i the under constant pressure from high prices. this is the most serious uprising in iran since the ma09sselhat were brutally put down. back then the discontent was this time country wide.
the remains of ten americans in costa rica, along with two pilots were burned so badly that autopsies will have to determine the identities.ims re flying ho from a seaside holiday when the plane went down. and investigators say, either high winds or mechanic f may be to blame. >> there is a human loss here that is unspeakable. >> she lost her brother, bruce sunday's deadly crash. she says she is still wa investigation. girls are living a nightmare. i lost so much of my family. arrived at the scene of the
crash deep in the forest, they e engine cessna in flames. private charter, operated nature air crashed minutes after taking off from a small airfield morning. e of san jose. aviation officials say before picking up passengers at the caravan attempted to land before 11:00 a.m. but wind of 2 miles an hour were too strong. a a nearby airport before successfully attempting the landa 30 minutes later the plan departed with ten americans on board and crashed. the steinberg familyon nanny. >> i've don'de beautiful kids. >> mitchell and leslie weis were on board with their teenage son and daughter. next door to the fy clear? water, florida. to somebody that you know.
they were a good, good family. a tour group, led by amanda lost. unfortunate tragedy and the pilot had more than 20 years experience flying that model of aircraft.e,resident trump vowed to rebuild the u.s. military. wan him to start by beefing up for a cold war. in the arctic. >> when the coast guard cutter, polaar it can feel like an earthquake its missions are vital to keeping shipping lanes open in the north and south poles. >> america is an arctic nation.
part of our land. >> coast guard vice admiral, s being pe vladamir putin. russia has six new heavy ice >> if you look at what russia is doing. almosa miniarms build-up. america's only heavy ice breaker is near the end of its life. this ship was commissioned in 1976. >> 1976.avy ice breakers has the coast guard built since >> zero. >> keeping polar slo job one. we caught up with the ship as the it was undergoing vital repairs. everything from the boiler room
to the propulsion system. some of the most critical maintenance involves replacing propellers. they came from the polar star's sister ship. damaged beyond rr y headed out what could happen? >> probably would have lost a rudder this year, a lot of cracks and corrosion. the ship. where the computer is so antiquated, the coast guard had to find old parts online. >> this helps thipcoasguard fou. >> president trump told coast guard cadets help is on the way. but with the new ship seven years away at best, poem lar worth of food just in case it breaks down and gets stuck inment ice. carter evans, cbs news, carter evans, cbs news, california.
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>> california the eighth state to allow adults to bar for personal use. mireya villarreal as a weed shop in wt week was only allowed to sell now, it's open for all. >> out of the more than businesses in california, ll al marijuana, 1/4 of them are actually selling it right now. where we are standing this morning is one of th its owners tell me like many in california, they have been gearing up for this historic
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a dozen california towns have altogether. a rise in drug driving. >> as has been the case in lora washington, we fully expect to to marijuana usage. >> $126. >> experts believe the new industry will generate billions for the state wringing in $1 billion en the stigma around. i am an employed functioning adult and i also smoke weed. don't think there is anything wrong with that. here in california, more than one in five americans, livin marijuana can legally be purchased.s is as an illegal controlled substance, comb comparable to heroin and lsd. >> that's the "overnight news" for wednesday. for some the news continues. for others check back later for thrn from the broadcast center in new york city, i'm done dahler. thank you for watching.