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battle for the bench. president obama issues a challenge to senate republicans saying they have no constitutional grounds to refuse consideration of a new supreme court nominee. order to unlock. a federal judge tells apple it must help the fbi hack into the iphone of one of the san bernardino shooters. rock 'n' roll returns to paris. eagles of death metal take the stage in defiance three months after being targeted by terrorists. and meet the leader of the pack. a german shorthaired terrier takes home the top honors at the westminster dog show. good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters in new york. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. president obama fired at
consider his nominee for replace antonin scalia of the supreme court. a funeral is planned for saturday. speaking in california yesterday, mr. obama said the constitution is clear and the senate has no grounds to refuse a vote. >> there's no unwritten law that says that it can only be done on off years. that's not in the constitutional text. i'm amused when i hear people who claim to be strict interpreters of the constitution, suddenly reading into it a whole series of provisions that are not there. there is more than enough time for the senate to consider, in a thoughtful way, the record of a nominee that i presented and to make a decision. >> senator chuck grassley,
committee, which would hold hearings on the nominations is one of several republicans they might be open to doing just that, holding hearings. grassley said he would wait until the nomination is made before making any edition. the president also weighed in on the campaign to replace him, taking particular aim at donald trump. don champion has our report. >> reporter: donald trump took aim at president obama in south carolina on tuesday night moments after the commander in chief said this. >> i have reason to believe that mr. trump will not be president. because i have a lot of faith in the american people. >> reporter: trump still commands a double-digit lead in the pal meadow state. >> i've never seen a human being lie so much. he lies about everything. >> he didn't tell the truth about ben carson in iowa and not my motion on marriage. >> reporter: the texas senator fired back.
>> reporter: on the democratic side, hillary clinton is trying to maintain a lead of south carolina. tuesday, she and bernie sanders court minority voters. >> it's not enough for your economic plan to be breakup the banks. you need a plan to address the generations of underinvestment and neglect. >> we need to provide substantial help to hbcu who have done a great job. >> reporter: democrats hold their primary in south carolina a week from this saturday. now president obama still has not said whether he intends to endorse sanders or clinton. he also has not said when he plans to do so. >> don champion here in new york, thanks a lot, don. jeb bush is getting pounded on social media for a tweet apparently designed to appeal to gun owners. the tweet showed a handgun with bush's name engraved on it. it has a one-word caption --
it did not go over well on twitter there were a flurry of mocking. apple says it will oppose any order from a federal judge to help the fbi hack into the iphone of one of the san bernardino shooters. in a letter to apple customers, ceo tim cook calls the implications of the demand chilling, ultimately making apple users less secure. syed farook and his wife killed 14 people in san bernardino last december. >> for a company to appear to acquiesce to a government request to decrypt a phone or to assist in its dekringscryption could hurt sales. >> the justice department is arguing that the encryption
we will get an analysis of apple's analysis coming up on "cbs this morning" from rikki klieman. u.s. stealth fighters through over south korea south korea in a show of force between the two koreas. the jets arrived at japan and based near seoul. the f-22 raptor is one of the most advanced fighter jets in the world. the u.s. would not say just how long the four jets will be deployed in south korea. pope francis wraps up his visit to mexico today. he'll become the first pope to visit the u.s./mexican border with where he plans to go to a prison and meet with mexican workers and show his area of concern for the plight of residents. >> reporter: pope francis will celebrate mass before hundreds of thousands in juarez later today and 50 miles from the border in el paso. >> the plan after the mass he will walk up to the fence and offer a personal prayer for migrants.
told 45,000 young people that they are the wealth of the future and urged them to avoid the lure of the areas profisk drug trade. the pope said he knows it's hard to feel valid when they have lost so many young ones to drug violence. reminiscent of a concert, one said we love you, pope. some call the pope's visit here a diversion. how many people do you think are unhappy with the pope here? 10%? 20%? >> i think a little bit more. like 40%, 45%, because they think that the money should be in other areas. >> reporter: the hashtg tag i don't want the pope here said this.
have embraced the pope at every turn. adriana diaz, cbs news, mexico city. smoke filled a boston subway station. a third rail problem disabled two trains and caused motors to overheat. smoke filled the station. passengers started kicking out train windows. passengers say there was panic and chaos, but there are no reports of any serious injuries. the weather in south florida today is forecast to be much improved over yesterday morning when a string of tornadoes tore through the miami area. at least four tornadoes hit the area during rush hour tuesday. winds of over 100 miles per hour damaged buildings and caused all kinds of problems on roadways. no serious injuries were reported, though. and there was record snow in rochester, new york. over 18 inches. the second snowiest february day ever reported and more snow is not forecast for today. coming up on the "morning news."
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with stopping the ex-beatle at the door. the owners of this year's westminster kennel club dog show winner say the dog takes his name in stride. jamie yuccas introduces us to cj. >> reporter: a 3-year-old german short-haired pointer is best in show. his breeder and shower and handler says cj is an old show. >> he is a serious show dog. when he gets in there, we are all business. when he goes home, he is all pet. >> alert, bright, paying attention. >> reporter: the competition started with nearly 3,000 canines from 199 breeds. only the seven top dogs made it
lucy, panda, anibal, roomer, cj,. seven new breeds were added to the competition this year. all of them meeting and greeting and tripping about a mile and a half from the arena. most of the competitors then arrived by bus to adoring fans. cj will now embark on a whil wind media tour. jamie yuccas, cbs news, new york. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," actress kate hudson. i'm anne-marie green. this is the "cbs morning news." whs yoe tont bul nailintrg th\ elic il c le, ff,ane foefrtleiny,wow f whr coh... ou ctay.
bless steps of thousands of people at the same time in two different countries. it seems like it should be friday already with the weather. >> after a rough start to the workweek, we are good to have a little normalcy. non eventful weather is what i like to call it anyway. a little patchy rain. >> we do. we have a little bit of rain you need to know about this morning. look at the radar picture. a lot of this is in northern part of the viewing area. little happening fayetteville, goldsboro, sanford and southern pines. a little shower roxboro, north of durham up thics 85 corridor, a little bit of patchy rain around wake county towards mo meyer, rocky mount. this is brief and light, i think by the time we get to the bulk of the morning compute,