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captioning funded by cbs good morning. it's monday december 21st, 2015. welcome to "cbs this morning." chaos on a las vegas strip when a car plows through a crowded sidewalk injukilling one and injuring dozens. >> chris christie is surging in a key stay. major garrett is on his campaign bus and democrat bernie sanders will be with us why. >> a miss universe meltdown why the crowned winner had her tierra taken away from her live on tv. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. some automobile came through, rushing through the sidewalk, mayhem. people down. >> a las vegas hit and run
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leaves dozens injured. >> at least one person was killed. the car drove on and off the sidewalk. >> we have somebody detained. >> we are treating this as an intentional act. >> front-runner donald trump and hillary clinton are setting their sights on each other with clinton saying trump is dangerous for the country. >> i say she is not strong enough to be president. we need a president that can go 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. >> ban from the sportth anoer eight years. >> 91 people missing after a landslide. more than 900 people were evacuated. >> colombia! >> things got pretty awkward at the end of the miss universe pageant. host steve harvey mistakenly announces the winner. >> i have to apologize. it wasy m mistake. it was on the card. miss philippines is the miss
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universe. >> fake bonmb o board air france flight forced an emergency landing. >> kenyan people say six people have been detained. >> all that. >> tacoma, washington, a truckdriver down a hill jooied a side and quickly getsut o and flees. >> they need to throw him out of the game. this is embarrassing. >> the nfc cardinals clench the nfc west. >> pay little or no corporate taxes on billions held overseas. >> that is total political crap. >> on "cbs this morning." >> martin shkreli took to twitter saying the allegations against me are baseless and without merit. >> i have to say it's hard to be the most hated man in the finance and pharmaceutical industry. that is like being a lead singer of nickelback and smash mouth.
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announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by toyota. let's go places! ♪ welcome to "cbs this morning." i'm anthony mason with vinita nair and kristine johnson of our wcbs station in new york. charlie and gayle are off and norah o'donnell is on assignment. a woman is in custody this morning after police say she appeared to deliberately ram her crowd into a crowd on the las vegas strip. one person died and nearly 40 others are hurt. police say the woman had a 3-year-old inside her car. >> it happened near the paris hotel and casino. john blackstone is in las vegas with reaction. >> reporter: in a moment of horror, the driver of this car barreled through a busy las vegas sidewalk. witnesses say she had a toddler with her. >> people bouncing off the front of the car. you could hear it. the windshield was smashed at this point and she ran on the sidewalk and people trying to get the child out of the back seat and she accelerated again
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and kept mowing everyone down. >> reporter: emergency responder force to set up a triage center. the vegas strip was partially shut down. one person is dead and at least six more are in stable condition. >> she went up off these trees onto the sidewalk. two, or possibly three times. and based upon the evidence and information from our investigators, at this point, we are treating this at an intentional act. >> reporter: police say the violent rampage started near the planet hollywood resort. the suspect drove on and off the sidewalk, reaching the paris hotel and casino. >> it literally looked like she wasn't trying to stop the car. she was just sitting there looking trade forward and not even moving. >> reporter: police say the suspect attempted to drive away but was tracked down in a parking lot. >> yes, she did drive off. we were able to get her detained and she is being interviewed as well as being tested for impairment. >> reporter: police say the driver and the 3-year-old in the car were unharmed.
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investigators are combing through surveillance video now. they have already done drug and alcohol tests. the car was going, witnesses say, the car was going anywhere between 30 and 40 miles an hour as it mowed people down here in the las vegas strip. anthony, vinita? >> frightening and sad. john, thank you. we are following some breaking news right now. a suicide bomber on a motorcycle attacked a joint u.s. and afghan patrol this morning north of kabul. afghan official said five american troops were killed or wounded near bagram air field. u.s. forces confirm the attack but did not say if any americans were among the casualties. the taliban is claiming responsibility. two of bernie sanders' campaign staffers are suspended this morning in the wake of the democratic data breach scandal. the vermont senator apologized to hillary clinton at saturday's debate. the latest cbs news battleground tracker poll shows clinton ahead of sanders in iowa where the first caucuses will be held six
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weeks from today. clinton also enjoys a huge lead in south carolina of sanders 2-1 but sanders tops clinton in new hampshire, the first state in the nation to hold primaries. julianna goldman is in washington with the mounting pressure on the democratic candidates. >> reporter: good morning. compared to republicans, saturday's democratic debate was pretty civil. heading intentions were high after last week's data breach where sanders staffers went into clinton's database. the matter was largely settled until sunday. >> i apologize. >> bernie sanders was less apologetic to the democratic national committee by temporarily cutting off access to his campaign's voter files. >> look. staff member of my team acted inappropriately and we are going to deal with that. but to shut off access to my campaign's information, what would you use?
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sabotage. >> reporter: hillary clinton's communications director palmarry said they are waiting for an independent investigation to see if any camnpaigre sects were stolen. >> i don't think we should discount what happened here. they did in and took data and tried to save it. >> we should move on, because i don't think the american people are all that interested in this. i think they are more interested -- >> reporter: but the dispute was a blip on the abc news debate stage saturday night when clinton, sanders, and martin o'malley most sparred on national security. >> i worry too much that secretary clinton is too much into regime change and a little bit too aggressive. >> with all due respect, senator, you voted for regime change with respect to libya. >> reporter: to the economy. ho>> suld corporate america love hillary clinton? >> everybody should. >> they ain't going to like me and wall street is going to like me even less. >> reporter: they came together
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around a common foe, donald trump. >> he is becoming isis best rerecruiter. they are going to people and showing videos of donald trump insulting islam and muslims in order to recruit more radical jihadists. >> on sunday, the gop front-runner said those claims are unsubstantiated. >> it's just another hillary lies. she lies like crazy about everything. >> trump continued his criticism of clinton on social media, slamming her on twitter sunday for briefly disappearing after a commercial break saying, it was really strange when hillary was missing from the podium last night, not very presidential. well, anthony, the explanation of clinton campaign official told us that unlike the men's room, the ladies room was a two-minute walk each way and the break was only five minutes. >> julianna goldman, thanks. senator bernie sanders will be with us in our next hour. we will look at what is next in the data breach controversy, plus his struggle to close the gap beyond new hampshire. that is ahead. our battleground tracker
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shows donald trump in a big lead in two of the first voting states. chris christie has jumped from 5% from last month to 11% in our latest poll. major garrett spoke with christie during a bus tour to the granite state and he is with us in nashua, new hampshire. >> reporter: after we interviewed chris christie on this campaign bus, he told a town hall it's no longer show time, it's game time and the nation is depending on new hampshire to pick a future president. christie loves to tell voters here he has the strength to do that job. we asked the governor if he was aggravated that donald trump appears to have cornered the strength market. >> i don't think he has cornered that market. i think he is the loudest person in that market. see, i'm running for president, major. i'm not running to be the most popular guy in the senior class. >> is donald? >> well, listen. he'll be a serious candidate as he wants to be. and what comes out of your mouth matters. >> reporter: out of trump's mouth sunday was a call for
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closer relations with russia's vladimir putin. despite owe pregs. >> i believe i'll get along fine with putin. >> reporter: trump questioned whether putin's quest -- >> i don't think it's been proven. has anybody proven he has killed reporters. >> reporter: it put russia tenth on its list of nations which killed journalists. 90% of journalists there result in no convictions. it drew the wrath of jeb bush. >> you don't brag about how great a guy is. he is a dictator, a bully. >> reporter: marco rubio told "face the nation" he would never accept putin's endorsement. >> no, i don't. vladimir putin is a wile e. cost benefit analysis cost benefit actor. he is not someone who is going down in history as a great leader. >> reporter: christie told us
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that, in general, he has vo ainvoiced to everything trump says. if everybody is talking about trump, everyone is talking about trump. even so, christie knows if he is going to win here, to catch as many votes as possible and along the way, talk trump numbers down. >> major, thank you. overnight, one of the most powerful men in sports was banned from the game of soccer. seth bladder, a long time president of soccer's world organization, was found guilty of an ethics violation, so was the official who was once expected to replace him. they are now both sidelined for eight years. mark phillips is in london with a wide rangie ining corruption scandal. >> reporter: it's not a criminal conviction for corruption, not yet but the result is effectively the same. seth blatter, president of fifa
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and a power in the sport for 40, he has been banned for eight years and fined about $50,000 for conflict of interest and breach of loyalty. the bandage on his face may be connected to a recent health scare. the issue? a $2 million payment to this man, nischelle head of european soccer. the two men say the payment was a delayed payment for work. the ethics committee saw it different. nischelle was banne and baselined. blatter who says he will appeal was typically defiant. >> i'm sorry that -- >> reporter: but not sorry for what he had done. more sorry for himself and for the sport. >> i'm sure i'm, as president of fifa, the -- and i'm sorry for football. >> reporter: things could get worse for seth blatter and many others following the fbi-trirtingfbi
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fbi-triggered arrests last may and criminal investigations launched by swiss authorities as well. blatter was forced to promise to resign and has called new elections for fifa president for february. with each turn in this saga about the beautiful game becomes uglilier. >> thousands of people across the u.s. are remembering a 15-year-old from tennessee who did something extraordinary. he died trying to shield three girls from a shooting. dobson was killed in knoxville, on thursday. police say he was caught in the cross-fire of rival gangs. david begnaud is at his high school in knoxville. >> reporter: on this football field in knoxville, tennessee, dobson was a sophomore standout who had star potential. the week before he was killed he went to a stop the violence rally. this morning people around the country are hailing her son a hero. >> it's a part of me that want to be angry, but i just can't.
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>> reporter: because you're so proud of what he did? >> yes. >> reporter: president obama tweeted dobson died saving three friends from getting shot. he was a hero at 15. what is our excuse for not acting? zaevion's story has dominated social media. one tweet to say this young man is a hero is an understatement. mrs. dobson, you raised an intelligent angel. god bless. how does that make you feel? >> it made me feel like, wow. you did -- you're doing your job as a mother. >> reporter: knoxville police say zaevion was playing video games with friends when he stepped outside to talk to a group of girls and got caught in the middle of gang gunfire. >> he had jumped on top of three girls to shield them. sorry. to shield them from the shooters. >> reporter: do you wonder why
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my child? >> yes. >> reporter: what do you say to those gang members who fired those shots? >> stop the violence! stop it! he asked me one time, what am i going to do? what is in it for me? i said, zaeviozaevion, your tim coming. when the time came, the trump has sounded. the angels came down and they took my baby to heaven. i know they did. zaevion, he is looking down smiling because he made an impact on the whole world. >> reporter: there were five gang members who all fired at zaevion dobson according to police and one was killed by another gang member and another in jail and police are looking for the three others. zaevion dobson's mother will bury him the day after christmas. >> devastated, david, thank you. french prosecutors announce this morning a passenger is under arrest after a fake bomb forced an air france flight to make an emergency landing. the passenger reported finding a
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suspicious device in a bathroom sunday during the flight from paris to a resort island in the indian ocean. the pilot diverted to kenya. 473 passengers and crew safely evacuated down emergency slides. it is the fourth hoax in recent weeks against air france. comedian steve harvey is apologizing for a bizarre mix-up at last night's miss universe pathegean pageant. he crowned colombia the winner and then had to apologize saying he crowned the wrong contestant. nischelle turner isn los angeles. >> reporter: good morning. it's not the biggest mistake in the history of the university but probably the biggest flub in the history of miss universe. you don't often see the kind of back stage craziness that i experienced. imagine this. seconds ticking down on the end of the live broadcast and
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everyone is fran kickly trying to figure out how to tell the announced winner she is actually first runner-up. >> miss universe 2015 is columbia! >> reporter: for about two and a half minutes, gutierrez was the reigning queen of miss universe until host steve harvey returns and said this. >> i have to apologize. the first runner-up is colombia. miss universe 2015 is philippines. >> reporter: the actual winner? pai aalonza wurtzbach. host harvey quickly committed
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his error. >> i will take responsibility for this. it was my mistake. it was on the card. >> reporter: unfortunately, it wasn't harvey's only mistake of the night. he tweeted, i want to apologize emfatically to miss philippines and miss colombia and he misspelled the two. the tweet was corrected. the crown was taken from miss colombia and made it to miss philippines head before the broadcast cut to the final credit. the miss universe twitter page posted a back stage video with a video and the new runner-up. >> very nontraditional crowning moment. >> yes, isn't it? >> very, very 2015. >> the miss universe organization issued a statement, unfortunately, a live telecast means that human error can come into play. our sincerest apologies to miss colombia, miss philippines, their families and fans. wow. i was a preliminary judge for this year's pageant as well so i
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did get to the the inner workings of everything and got to see how seriously these ladies take this contest. i tell you what, last night, it was craziness inside the arena as well. the crowd was booing. people wouldn't leave. despite repeated apologies from the p.a. system and asking everyone to leave. they just didn't want to see the end of this. anthony? >> at least miss columbia can say she was miss universe for two and a half minutes. >> again, she was the winner last year but nontraditional to say the least. >> it wasn't the first time it happened. miss universe canada happened in 2013. wrong contestant was named. new technology helps a athlete to avoid tragedy and
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apple ceo sees a big future for the apple watch and iphone. >> ahead, parts of tim cook's
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♪ whoa! oh, broken! >> it's a little hard to make out there. you can see the packages just tumbling out. it's a bit of package rage. a driver can't take it any more and captured on video kicking the packages in the back of his truck. witnesses say he was upset because he couldn't maneuver the packages in the space. you never want a temper tantrum captured on camera. >> i bet a lot of those this time of the year with u.p.s. drivers. this half hour, apple ceo tim cook says his company's
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sma smartwatch has the potential to be huge. ahead, moments you did not see on last night's "60 minutes" interview with charlie rose. >> a vest may have helpedav se a skier's life. he plummeted down a mountain on saturday but avoided injury. that is ahead. time to show you some of this morning's headlines. the "atlanta journal-constitution" reports on former president jimmy carter teaching sunday school just hours after the death of his grandson. carter told his georgia church how 28-year-old jeremy carter died. >> he got ready to eat supper. he thought -- he told his mother, he thought he would go lie down a while, so he went to his room and laid on the bed and she went to see if he was okay and his heart quit beating. >> so sad. the cause of jeremy carter's death is unknown. "wall street journal" says hackers from iran infiltrated a
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control system of a dam near new york, less than 20 miles from new york city. the breach happened two years ago. the incident sparked concern that reached the white house. the hackers did not take control of the dam but probed the system. "wall street journal" also has the first interview with martin shkreli sense his arrest. he pleaded not guilty after being taken into custody thursday on securities fraud charges. he says he was targeted by prosecutors because of the much criticized, but unrelated drug price hike and his high profile personality. the former drug company ceo calls the allegations baseless and without merit. "variety" reports on "star wars: the force awakens" record breaking opening weekend. it was the biggest in north american history. the movie earned $238 million domestically. globally the film took in 517 million and just shy of
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"jurassic world." >> rave reviews about that movie. cbs new york reports on a manhattan district attorney taking aim at apple's ceo over encryption after last night's "60 minutes" interview. tim cook defended it in his interview with charlie rose. he wants tech companies to give the government access to the information. the standoff comes as apple nears an impressive benchmark. sales of the iphone next year will reach 1 billion. the pioneering smartphone is 12 times more powerful than the original mcintosh capturing one image on the device's camera means performing 24 operations. here is part of the interview you did not see on last night's broadcast. >> reporter: how important is the iphone to apple. >> it's very important. >> reporter: it's more than that. >> it's very important. >> reporter: come on. it's more than that.
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it's more than 60% of your revenue. >> yes, yes. >> reporter: that is more than very important. >> it's incredibly important. >> reporter: exactly. more! i mean, it is the engine driving the company. it is the engine driving the company. >> well, those other engines are pretty good too. >> reporter: but 60% of your revenue? >> it's hugely important. >> reporter: you know what they say? watch out for saturation. what do you say? >> as i look at it, there is -- you know, over a billion smartphones sold a year. there is about 2 billion mobile phones sold a year. so there is still a lot more between the billion and the 2 billion. also, the underlying technologies that are possible in smartphones, things will get better and better and so i don't think the smartphone is near the end of its life cycle. i think it's closer to the
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beginning than i think it's the end. i do. >> reporter: apple watch. does it have the potential, in your judgment, to be as significant a contributor to apple as the iphone? >> i think it has the potential to be huge. i'm not going to forecast -- >> reporter: but it's of that dimension? >> but it's huge. >> reporter: a big bet on the part of apple. it's a big bet on the part of apple this will deliver way beyond what we would have imagined from a smartwatch? >> sure. because we -- when we place our emphasis on something, we not only decide what we are working on, but it means we didn't work on something else. and so there is an opportunity cost of doing that. so we are a big believer in wearable technology and the wrist in particular and apple watch in particular. >> interesting to see how much upside he still believes there is in the smartphone. the beginning of life cycle. >> that caught me as well.
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what do you think what else is possible? >> we will stand in lines to figure it out. >> and try to understand it. a rad. >> caller: new technology is getting credit in the morning a downhill ski racer's softer than expected landing. matthias mayer broke two vertebrae in yesterday's crash but he says it could have been much worse. contessa brewer is here to show us the safety system that protected him. >> good morning. >> reporter: in a fraction of a second the crash cutting airbag technology kicked into gear when needed most and leave mayer in much better shape than anyone who saw the fall expected. olympic gold medalist matthias mayer's world cup run came to an unexpected end after he flipped and flew and crashed his way past the saturdfinish line on saturday. during the fall, an intricate safety mechl was already at work. the spret weapon? a specialized system of airbags
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concealed in matthias' vest activated only in falls. the technology has been in development for years. but only recently have a handful of elite athletes started wearing them while competing. >> it's not as big as an airbag in your car. >> reporter: canadian olympic medalist jan hudec helped test the airbag by italian maker dainese. he says by the millisecond, safety gear is always a top priority. >> obviously, bulkier and bigger than what we normally would wear. >> reporter: not only does it detect when a skier abruptly changes its potentially but can distinguish between intentional jump and off-balance close call or an eminent fall. the international ski federation recorded 808 injuries over the last nine seasons of alpine competition. more than 16% of those involved
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the head, neck, and shoulders. downhill racing is one of the latest sports to embrace the technology. following in the foot steps of other high-speed sports, including motorcycle racing. it's a technology insiders say soon will be widespread. >> it's gone from almost science fiction level to reality in just a few years and maybe in just another year or so, it will be something you can walk into a store and buy. >> reporter: although mayer lost his chance at clinching this year's world cup safety experts consider his crash landing a real win. the austrian team says he will miss the rest of the season because he broke a vertebrae. >> it's so complex. >> for so many years, they were saying how do we keep it from deploying. you lose your balance but you can recover. >> right. >> it looked like they perfected it. could your office turn into a gas station?
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the national average dipped to under $2 a gallon. a new company is changing how we gas up by bringing the fuel to drivers. the service is already available in silicon valley and the dallas/ft. worth area. mark strassmann shows us how the meaning of full service is getting an update. >> reporter: tony cream and his suv haven't been to a gas station in six months. >> i hate being here and i hate doing this. and then on june 11th i got my first fill-up for the first time and fill up every time since then. >> reporter: this comes to him. this truck holds 400 gallons and 400 premium and 800 regular unleaded and fills up for customers who work in ft. worth office parks. it all starts, where else? by registering with an app. >> you show up to work. you pull out your phone and press a button and go to work. when you come our your tank is full and windows are washed and never having to stop at a gas station. >> i have yet to meet one person who likes to go to the gas
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station to get fuel. >> reporter: frank had the idea. make filling up convenient and, in some cases, also make it safe. >> we want people to just say, this is the 21st century way of getting fuel and i'm going to do it from here on out. >> reporter: what is the catch? it's not cost. there is no delivery charge. there is no subscription fee. in fact, the price per gallon is five cents cheaper than what you pay at area gas stations. price is low and booster fuel buys gas wholesale and for efficiency, services these corporate parks. this one lot may have 100 fill-ups a day. why not deliver it to somebody's house? >> we could. they are not as clustered together. there is also the fact that people are typically away during the day when our drivers work. but i think that is an area we can grow into and expand as we prove out our system. >> reporter: parents of young kids will relate to a mercedes
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bowlen. >> i have two kids in car seats i don't want to get out of their car seats and i don't want to have to try to break up the little battles while i'm at the pump. >> reporter: the company hopes to expand nationally. seattle could be next. for "cbs this morning," mark strassmann, ft. worth. >> kind of genius. >> i love this idea. >> right? >> yeah. >> i guess because we don't have all of the overhead costs, they can keep it cheaper. >> seems like we should have already had it. >> why didn't i think of that. >> precisely. parents spend big bucks for green baby products but some say they may not be getting what they pay for. ahead, new questions about harmful chemicals in a popular brand of car seats. a double dose of hillary clinton. the campaign comedy that brought amy poehler and tina fey back to "saturday night live." that is ahead. first, it's time to check your local weather.
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♪ can we focus? because i'm running for president again and i'm getting advice from the smartest woman i know. >> me. >> geez. i should be the one giving you advice because in 2008 i got a heck of a lot closer to the white than this gal did. >> political reunion we have all been waiting for. amy poehler brought back her 2008 hillary clinton impression sharing the state with the current "snl" hillary clinton indicate mckinnon and tina fey returned as sarah palin. clinton is not feeling comfortable until she finds out donald trump is the republican front-runner. and she breaks her cell phone before she can send another e-mail. >> they do so much but i feel like we all still remember them for those two roles.
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>> always will. we will talk with real-life presidential candidate bernie sanders in a moment. we will look at how he believes the dnc may be trying to help hillary clinton win the democratic nomination and plus his battle with donald trump. that's ahead on "cbs this morning." should we put a jelly bean on the top? purple? absolutely. [singing] on the third day of christmas my true love sent to me. ♪ i was born a dreamer. ♪
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♪ it's monday december 21st, 2015. welcome back to "cbs this morning." more real news ahead, including democratic presidential candidate bernie sanders. he addresses the fallout from a controversial data breach. what he needs to do to beat hillary clinton. first, here's a look at today's "eye opener" at 8:00. witnesses say the car was g goineebetwn 30 and 40 miles an hour as it mowed people down here in the las vegas strip. two of bernie sanders' campaign staffers are suspended in the wake of the democratic data breach dascanl. he'll be as serious of a candidate as he wants to be and what comes out of your mouth matters. >> sepp blatter forced to resign
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and with each saga, the beautiful game becomes uglier. >> everybody is trying to figure out how to tell the announced winner she is first runner-up. >> it was my mistake. a horrible mistake but the right thing. i can show it to you right here. >> in a fraction of a se,cond the cutting edge airbag technology kicked into gear when needed most. >> show up to work. you pull out your phone and press a button and go to work. you come out your tank is filled up and tires are aired up and windows are clean. >> they slammed hillary clinton for briefly appearing after a commercial break. >> sorry. >> i'm anthony mason with vinita nair and kristine johnson. investigators are trying to learn why a woman plowed through a crowd on a las vegas sidewalk. police say it appeared to be
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intentional. one person was killed and nearly 40 were hurt. the driver is in her 20s and had a 3-year-old child in the car. neither of them was hurt. witnesses said victims flew through the air and were dragged down the street. >> the violent rampage started near the planet hollywood resort and reached the paris hotel and casino. the driver who is in custody drove off the street and onto the sidewalk several times. las vegas police ruled out terrorism. presidential candidate bernie sanders has suspended two campaign staffers this morning for the misuse of democratic party voter information. the campaign's data director was fired last week. a glitch in the party's voter database allowed them to read hillary clinton's private campaign data. sanders apologized to clinton at saturday's democratic debate, but the candidates did focus mainly on gun control, donald trump, and isis. >> number one, our goal is to crush and destroy isis. >> we heard from the senator just this week that we must put
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aside the issue of how quickly we get i said rid of assad and come together with countries including russia and arena to destroy isis first. is he wrong? >> i think he is missing the point here. we are doing both at the same time. >> we shouldn't be the ones declaring that assad must go. where did -- did it ever say in the constitution where is it written it is the job of the united states of america or its secretary of state to determine when dictators have to go? >> fountain united states does not lead, there is not another leader. there is a vacuum. >> isil training videos are telling lone wolves the easiest way to buy a combat assault weapon is at a gun show and because of the flip-flopping political approach of washington that both of my two colleagues on this stage have represented there for the last 4ar0 yes. >> whoa. do not tell me that i have not shown courage in standing up to the gun people! trump comes along and says i know the answers. the answers is that all of the mexicans, they are criminals and
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rapists? we ought to hate the mexicans, those are your enemies. we hate all of the muslims because the muslims are terrorists. we have to hate the muslims. i believe we stand together to address the real issues facing this country! not allow them to divide us by race or where we come from! >> donald trump is sending a message to muslims here in the united states and literally around the world that there is a clash of civilization. >> there was a breach because the dnc vendor screwed up. information came to our campaign. in this case, our staff did the wrong thing. >> does secretary clinton deserve an apology tonight? >> yes. i apologize. >> senator bernie sanders is with us from burlington, vermont. good morning, senator. >> good morning. >> your campaign fired your national data director and you've suspended two others. you're conducting an investigation. can you tell us the status of that now and are more suspensions possible here? >> well, as you know, this is
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the second breach that the dnc vendors have allowed to happen. what we are asking for now is a thorough investigation with the dnc from day one of these campaigns to see what the implications of these breaches have been. or have information, in fact, go both ways. i don't know if that is the case but a possibility. the bottom line is the first time there was a breach when we had access to clinton's camp information, our people said, this is wrong, this is crazy. they went to the dnc. the second time, we had at least one staffer who did not do the right thing and that person is gone. we have suspended several others. but we certainly want to get to the bottom of this. we are working with the dnc to make sure that we have all of the information and we do not want these breaches from dnc vendors to take place again. but i believe that the action of the dnc to basically shut us off from all of the information that
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we have put into that base, the life blood of our campaign, was totally inappropriate. that is an issue we continue to deal with them on. >> senator sanders, i want to ask you about donald trump asking for a new apology this morning. i'm sure you're well aware of what i'm speaking of. donald trump basically saying a reference him being a recruitment tool to isis should have never been a topic of this debate. >> let me say this about donald trump and what i said the other day. i fear that donald trump is doing a great disservice to our country internationally and standing for hatred for the united states all over the world and i have to say this. if you know me, you know, i am not the most partisan guy in the world and i don't like taking, you know, harsh attacks against my opponents but i think that donald trump is a pathological liar. when he goes before the american people and says he saw on a television screen thousands of people in new jersey standing up
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and being so happy and celebrating 9/11 and the destruction of the twin towers, it never happened. it never happened. there is no -- >> what is your response to donald trump and hillary clinton should be apologizing? >> i think that donald trump, right now, i'll let hillary clinton deal with that. i think donald trump deserves to apologize to the american people. that is delusional. now either thousands of people in new jersey was standing up and celebrating or they weren't. there is not any indication that that took place. any indication that he saw that on television and, yet, he goes around the country talking about it. that is doing a disservice to the muslim people of this country and our relationship with the muslim people all over the world. >> senator, the -- >> and he deserves -- >> senator the battleground tracker poll show you ahead in new hampshire. but trailing behind in some of the other states. we only have a few more weeks now until the iowa caucuses. what is your campaign going to do to set things up here and make a difference in the poll numbers?
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>> well, look. if you remember that when i started this campaign 7 1/2 months or so ago, we were considered a fringe campaign, fringe candidate. i was 3% or 4% in the polls. nobody knew bernie sanders and who i am or believed in. talking about why the middle class is disappearing and massive wealth and income and inequality in america and corrupt campaign finance system that buys billionaires to buy elections. our campaign caught on. i think the latest polls has us up in new hampshire and have us not so far behind in iowa. we have a very strong grassroots movement in iowa and new hampshire of volunteers and paid staff and we are knocking on a lot of doors and making a lot of telephone calls. i tell you, i think we have a shot to win in iowa. i'm leaving for iowa in a few hours and we are going to be spending a lot of time in iowa and new hampshire the next five or six weeks. we are speaking to many, many thousands of people. a lot of excitement. if we can win in iowa, if we can
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win in new hampshire, i think we are on our way to a national victory and one of the great political upsets in the history of america. look. people want a political revolution. people are tired of the top 1% getting it all and everybody else is getting poorer. people want real change and i think our campaign is a vehicle for that change. >> senator sanders is joining us live this morning. thank you so much. governor chris christie's campaign depends on voters in one state. major garrett is riding with the candidate this morning. >> reporter: chris christie has spent a lot of time on the roads of new hampshire and now he says it's finally paying off. the governor talks to us about his recent rise in the polls and what he has learned about running for the presidency. coming up on "cbs this morning."
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♪ in our morning rounds. limiting a child to toxic exposure is a huge experience for any parent. you can end up paying more than a thousand dollars for a car seat stroller system. one manufacturer claimed to market the only car seat free from the most hazards flame retardants. investigative reporter julie wats from kpix uncovered test results that may indicate parents are not getting what they expect. >> reporter: car seats are supposed to keep little ones safe in the car. the foam underneath them is key to absorbing energy and protecting a child in an accident. but federal law mandates seats be made with fire retardant materials much of which are linked to kansas city and neurology logical disorders and developmental delays. >> the ones that have been studied have been found to be associated with cancer.
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there are knew oneurotoxins and good. >> reporter: she is director of an student and says the chech chemicals can break down into dust and kids inhale or ingest by putting their hands in their mouth. >> i'll introduce the safety feature of this car seat. >> reporter: or bit baby released this car seat including on this which is listed as known to cause skaercancer by the sta california. moms willing to pay a premium to protect their kids. >> marketed it as the first green car seat and that -- the worst flame retardant chemicals and we told that and told our customers. >> reporter: suzanne price is owner of a boutique. after consumers began to tell
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her their orbit car seats tested positive. it tested positive for the form of tdcpp. >> i remember opening the e-mail and just saying, no! i just had really wished it was all a mistake. >> reporter: price says when she notified orbit baby, they questioned duke's findings but while admitting no wrongdoing, agreed to buy back unopened products from her store and price refunded her customers. >> we have rent to pay and people to pay but the one thing that i'm selling really is trust. >> reporter: that was in 2014. earlier this year, the michigan-based ecology center tested an orbit g-3 toddler seat using multiple labs and found another form of trist. orbit baby has changed some claims on its website and turned down a request to be on camera. in a statement, quote.
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we asked if any of orbit's own testing found trist or other concerning chemicals and orbit had no comment. but orbit is not alone. the ecology center found 75% of car seats tested contained potentially harmful retardants but orbit claims otherwise. along with the international association of firefighters and academy of pediatrics, they are trying to ban fire retardant chemicals from children's products and many want them out of car seats as well. >> they protect only against small flames. >> car seats save lives but bloom stresses the time your kids spend in one and never let your baby in the car seat outside of the car. jael julie watts, san francisco, for cbs news. one of the most football
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new york giants star receiver odell beckham jr. faces fines and maybe a suspension this morning. he is dominating new york headlines. "the post" calls him a giant jerk for fighting all game long sunday with carolina's josh norman. at one point, beckham blindsided him helmet-to-helmet. >> stay up right and picks up a first down. there is beckham again! what is going on? >> giants head coach tom benching beckham but didn't. the officials flagged beckham for three personal fouls during the game. the announcer asked why he wasn't thrown out of the game. >> have you seen a guy this thrown off his game before? >> they need to throw him out of the game, joe, and they just might. i mean, he is out of control. >> new nfl rules this season say any active participant in a fight will be penalized.
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flagrant conduct will result in ejection. but beckham was not ejected and the giants made a huge comeback with beckham catching the touchdown pass that tied the game but he celebrated too soon. the panthers beat the giants 38-35 on a last-second field goal. carolina is still undefeated. >> i think, if anything, i think fans are disappointed. >> yes. >> you know, he is like the golden boy right now in the nfl. it was just so disappointing to see him acting like that. >> it seemed almost inexplicable. you wonder what is going on underneath that. >> pressure. >> it certainly is going to cost him. three offenses they say and the first offense alone is 35,000. he kept homeland fans guessing with his role as nicholas brodie. now he turns from terrorism to wall street. he and co-star paul giamatti talk on the set of "billions." after your local news. that is next. ♪
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♪ welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, we have shown you the rise in package thefts from porches. something to think about this holiday week. could a fast growing social media site offer a solution? the ceo of next door is in studio 57. also, show time takes on the world of high finance with a new drama co-starring paul giamatti and damione lewis. jamie wax goes on the set of "billions" ahead. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "the new york times" reports on the u.s. expecting to announce today that lions in some parts of africa will be placed under the endangered species act and
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comes months after cecil was killed by a minnesota dentist and make it harder to bring lion trophies into the u.s. quick and collect shopping lets customers orders online and pick up the item in a store a few hours later. one study found 60% of these ran into problems. sometimes the wrong item was received or the order was cancelled because the item was no longer in stock. the seattle times reports on the last-minute frenzy to deliver millions of christmas gifts on time. today is the busiest delivery day for the u.s. postal service. mayor carriers will deliver more than 30 million packages. u.p.s. plans to deliver about 36 million packages tomorrow in their busiest day of the year. >> you have to think this weather on the east coast, they are happy about it, you know? >> a lot easier to move them. "cosmopolitan" magazine reports on suspicions about a royal christmas photo we showed you last week.
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amateurs expect this photo of prince william and his family was photo shopped and point out blurriness around princess chart's head and shoulders and arm and something she moved or got in the way requiring a to h touch- touch-up. buckingham palace has denied this. >> i think when it comes to photo shopping, this is not the worst we have seen, if it did happen! >> it won't be the first time. 50 days from now the people of new hampshire vote in the first in the nation primary. a cbs news battleground tracker poll in that state finds new jersey governor chris christie's support has more than doubled in the past month. it's increased from 5% in november to 11% now. this morning, christie is riding that wave on a bus tour of the granite state and major garrett is on the bus in nashua, new hampshire. good morning, major. >> reporter: good morning. chris christie has thrown everything at the new hampshire primary, sacrificing time in iowa and south carolina to traverse the granite state.
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it's a risky strategy but after 55 days and 40 town halls and dozens of round table discussions, christie says he feels real momentum. in new hampshire, if nowhere else, chris christie is on a roll. >> hey! >> hey, everybody. >> reporter: such as christie's need for votes he pursues them everywhere. the first stop sunday was a meeting with homeless veterans in manchester. the pitch? intimate and subdued. to a sports bar stuffed with football fans. >> vote for me and i'll win the thing and i'll get everybody together. >> reporter: we rode with christie and his family after talk about terror fears after paris and san bernardino. >> we lived with the aftermath of 9/11 personally. kids in our school who lost their parents and friends we lost in our parish. i understand the fear and it's real, major. >> how do you think a president needs to either counsel a country or guide a country when it's most anxious?
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>> through honesty and strength. first is honesty. you have to tell the people what the real nature of the threat is and it's going to mean there are times you are fearful. you better not offer blanket assurances because you can't give it so you say to people i will take every reasonable step under the constitution to be able to keep you safe. >> reporter: we also asked what christie has learned from the resurrection of his campaign. >> i think the biggest challenge to a presidential campaign is patience. nobody wants to have it but you have to have it. >> reporter: christie says his personality legendarily combative demands action. >> you want it to happen like this. it doesn't happen that way in a presidential campaign. >> reporter: christie has four paid staffers here in new hampshire and the same number in iowa. but he is trailing badly in iowa and has only one staffer in south carolina. christie knows this isn't nearly enough but says he'll be able to raise all of the money he needs and hire all of the staff a national campaign requires if he wins new hampshire.
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>> thank you, major. interesting to hear him talk about his personality because that so often is brought up in all of this. >> oh, yeah. his combative personality at times. >> everything on the line now for new hampshire. nearly a third of americans do not spend time with their neighbors. according to a report out this year. the number of interactions has declined since the 1970s partly due to lower levels of trust. next door is a new private social network to revive neighborhoods to connect people on safety and find a babysitter and more than 85,000 neighbors across the country uses the networking site and the cofounder is here with us. how does it work? >> next door is free and easy. it's a private social network and makes it easy for you to connected with your neighbors and communicate about the things that matter. >> is it an app our phone? >> it is an app as well as a website. you can go to and download the app and you'll take part of the conversations your neighbors are having to create a
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stronger and safer community for everyone. >> you're not talking about setting up a network people can post more selfies. you're looking if you need to get rid of a couch, there are safety concerns in the neighborhood, those kinds of things? >> we are a social network but a social network about solving proble problems. it's about coming together with your neighbors to solve problems like finding a babysitter maybe more personal things like finding a lost dog or critical things like coming together in times of crime or natural disaster. >> how do you make sure the people using this are legitimate? >> well, nextdoor is a private social network and privacy to us means two things. the first thing you have to verify your address to join the service. so that when you go and talk with your neighbors you know they are your actual neighbors. the second thing about nextdoor is all of the conversations are private. you won't find them with a google search or shared on other social networks. we try to make it safe to share the sorts of things online you would feel safe sharing i don't have line.
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>> i think something interesting in this app you suggest go next door and borrow a cup of sugar or something. what do you say to people this will allow people to isolate themselves even more? >> when we started the company, almost 30% of americans didn't know a single neighbor by name. part of the culprit was technology. technology in our busy lives. now technology can play a role in bringing back that sense of community and next door is an ice-breaker. not a replacement for the conversations that you have with your neighbors. it just makes it easy for those to happen. >> you actually are having partnerships with police departments in some communities. how does that work? >> one of the key cases for nextdoor is for neighbors to get together and create a virtual neighborhood watch to keep the neighborhood safer. one participate in those discussions needs to be the local police department. we have partnered with almost 1500 police departments across the country to create a great dialogue between neighbors and police to keep communities safer. >> how about neighborhoods behaving badly? can you potentially get banned from the site and do you watch
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out for that kind of stuff? >> on nextdoor you have to use your real name and verify your address so the incentive to behaving badly is very, very low. at the same time, nextdoor is about solving problems so not about social things like gossip or getting to know your neighbors. it's about tapping into the power of the neighborhood. >> as with so many of these start-ups there is often criticism and one of the biggest criticisms for you guys there could be some component of racial profiling. you've been very avctive. u.s. we consider profiling to be unacceptable. how do you police that behavior? >> it's not up to us to police it but up to the neighbors. we made it clear that racial profiling is completely unacceptable on nextdoor. it hardly even happens but one occurrence is too many. we will do everything we can to remind our members that the constructive dialogue on nextdoor should stay civil and neighborly. >> how do you make money? >> we don't. we have been focused on creating the best member experience. we move forward to creating a business model we i think a
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tremendous opportunity to connect neighbors and local businesses. >> you talk about you don't want these gossip sites. how do you prevent that? you're relying essentially on the community to police this system themselves. >> yeah. they don't really have to police the system. because the whole system is built to solve problems. it's about finding a babysitter, about getting rid of a used couch. it's about coming together if there are floods or fires. so the content itself doesn't really lend itself to gossip or people being nasty. the content lends itself to people coming together and helping each other to creating stronger and more tight-knit communities. >> we have heard a lot of about packages being stolen from porches around this time of the season especially. how does nextdoor help that? >> if your package has been stolen you can ask your neighbors if they have seen anything. if you know you're not going to be home when the package is being delivered you can ask a trusty neighbor to take possession of that package instead of you. >> it's a smart idea. it's nice. you should know your neighbors. >> i think it would be very
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useful. >> thank you so much for your time. >> thanks for having me. homeland veteran damian lewis brings a different voice to drama but not this one. >> whoa! >> slamming me. lead you down to the rubber dub and ball and chain. >> up next, lewis and
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♪ ♪ i'm coming app an ambitious u.s. attorney taking on a brash hedge fund billionaire is not the latest headline on wall street but the plot of a new showtime drama called "billions" debuting in january and stars paul giamatti and damien lewis as combatants in the high stakes finance. >> reporter: damian allow be yi family face to "homeland." he is back and playing another convicted villain. at least you might believe until you meet the guy played by paul giamatti. >> the good man didn't try to kill a fresh bull. you wait until he has been stuck a few times. >> reporter: it's not really easy to say where the good guy
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and bad guy is in the whole breakdown of this. is that something that attracted you to this? >> oh, i'm the good guy. >> reporter: with financial market wounds, still fresh for those who endured the wall street crisis nearly a decade ago, billions will touch a nerve. >> a question on the business. like highlander. there could be only one. >> co-stars damien lewis and paul giamatti relied on insiders and federal prosecutors to develop their job. anything unusual you found out about the job? >> i learned it's an arduous job with very little roux mun radiation. they don't get paid much and work in not very pleasant conditions and not an ounce of glamour to it. >> are you able that high hedge fund guys are dr of themselves? >> only if they break the law.
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in drama, i think my character does, do you know what i mean? >> reporter: what real-life figures did you look at? >> i met a cross-section of these hedge fund billionaires and there wasn't really a discernible type. i think they all want to win. they all talk about the game. i think there is a point at which they have enough money obviously to live. but just making more money as part of the games like being at the casino. you want to beat the house. >> when was it a crime to succeed in this country? >> reporter: the role of conflicted american is one of the british-born actor has played before. damian lewis won a gold globe on "homeland." >> i'm a lucky man. >> reporter: are you finding there is as much internal and external conflict in the world of american finance as you found in the world of american terrorism? >> yes, i am. and i think one, at the moment, given the recent financial history, one is pretty supposed
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to not like a hedge fund billionaire given the crash of '07-'08 and the way in which some people got very rich and benefited from it. >> reporter: since we mentioned damian lewis is british you probably wonder what happened to his accent? well, so did we. is it difficult for you to slide back into your original english accent at all or have you lost it? >> core, governor! lead you down the rubber dub and bring the ball and chain. >> there you go. >> no. no. going back to english is no problem at all. i'm stuck here in american accent today because i'm just filming all day and i've heard -- >> how consciously do you do that? i'll notice observe times i'm forgetting you and hear you american all the time. are you conscious about it? >> i make a conscious decision to be american but it happens pretty much when you jump in the van in the morning and talk to
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my first american of the day and flips me over and it's easy. >> reporter: aside from playing another american on what he hopes will be another television hit, damian lewis may soon be on the big screen in a role that is actually british. online oddsmakers currently have him as the favorite to be the next james bond. with all of the attention to the character of james bond is getting right now, your name keeps getting bandied are. >> are you going to do? >> genius! >> are you going to be the next james bond? we have a scoop right here. >> i've been wanting to ask him that. >> reporter: have you really? >> but i've restrained myself. >> reporter: paul and i are asking you, damian. >> nobody has called me, put it that way. nobody has called me. >> reporter: should they call you? >> you shouldn't believe it because it's on the internet. >> we will have to wait to see who gets to play bond, but "billions" premieres next month. >> i was so distracted by him
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speaking american! you're british! >> he really finds if he stays in that place on a day to be shooting, which we were on the set, that it helps him stay in character. >> i get it. >> we all do it, anthony. ugly holiday sweaters find a beautiful place in history in kansas! that is next on "cbs this morning"!
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♪ >> kansas beat montana this weekend on the basketball court but fans were the biggest winners. capturing guinness world record for the largest gathering of people wearing holiday sweaters. i didn't say ugly, i just said holiday sweaters. now they are cool. 3,473 people took on the fashion challenge. the ku crowd more than doubled the previous record set last year in the uk. >> i loved a good excuse to wear an ugly sweater! a lot of ugly sweaters. that does it for us.
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a big show to start the big week, we have books, bowling, and deserts. a mom bloger will show us the hottest toys that can ship within 24 hours. >> its i monday, the 21st and this is great day washington. good morning, i am chris leary. >> i am markette sheppard. we are your hosts. the buzz over the weekend, steve harvey and miss universe. >> i didn't hear anything about that. >> last night at the miss
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universe parjant, steve-- pageant, steve harvey might have stolen the spot light, making headlines as he read the wrong name when he came to announcing the winner of the whole pageant . harvey, he said it was his mistake and he would take responsibility for not correctly reading the card which said that miss philippines was this year's winner, and columbia was first runner up. harvey mixed them up and announced miss columbia, she worn the crown, it was a huge mistake and they had to take the crown, the sash, the flowers, huge mess. >> right. and now it is our take on exactly what happened. what do you think is the problem? >> i have done a pageant or 2-- >> and i have done mistakes put together we are steve harvey. >> you get it. first of all, first runner up, they announce the first runner up, they never announce the winner. so when you hear first runner up
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and it is miss clum columbia, they go crazy. not like the oscars where you say the winner is. you know, live tv is intense, not easy, although you make it look easy-- >> so do you, darlinging. do you remember last year's big winner? no. did you see it? no. did you hear anything? that is-- we are talking about it. we are talking, trump is going i sold it now-- never would have been a mistake when i owned it. not true. whatever, it is not a big deal. i think steve harvey did find-- he made a mistake, fine, i am all for it. we are talking about it, right? >> we definitely know who miss universe is now. >> miss philippines. i think that is brilliant. good for them. it is interesting, good tv. don't be hard on


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