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attacks ahead of today's nevada caucuses. an uber driver admits to the shootingngpree that killed six in michigan. the 14-year-old miracle survivor shows signs of progress. artificial hearts keep thousands of people alive. the new technology that could replace transplants. but we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener," your world in 90 seconds. >> and we're goi to keep winning, winning, winning. and i love you. we're going to win.. go out tomorrow and vote! >> trump aimed for another win in nevada. >> if we nominate someone that 40% to 50% of our party can't stand, we are going to lose. >> trump and rubio don't want to defend their records. they scream liar, liar, liar. >> meanwhile the democrats are gearing up for south carolina. >> secretary clinton seems to be adopting more and more of the positions that we have advocated. that's good. >> the u.s. and russia announced
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in syria will come into effect at midnight on february 27th. in michigan, uber driver jason dalton confessed to an attack that killed six people. >> microsoft founder bill gates is weighing in on apple's standoff with the fbi. >> they say they're fighting it because there's no such thing as a one-time only fix. >> no tech company is ever going to volunteer information. >> wild scene on a california street where a small plane crash landed in los angeles. incredibly the pilot walked away. >> the crane caught fire and collapsed at a construction site in melbourne, australia. >> all that -- >> in washington, a portrait of president frank underwood from "house of cards" was unveiled. >> democracy is so underrated. >> -- and all that matters -- >> how did i get elected? we got an army of people and many women who left their kitchens to go door to door. >> that's right, john, women leave their kitchens, irishmen leave their bottles of whiskey
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bowls of pasta like mama used to make. >> -- on "cbs this morning." >> jeb bush dropped out of the presidential race. >> i congratulate my competitors who are remaining on the island. >> that's right, this election is like "survivor." sadly, jeb did not run an amazing race. he just didn't have that x factor and nothing short of an extreme makeover could make voters forget his big brother. >> today's "eye opener" was presented by toyota. let's go places. welcome to "cbs this morning." nevada republicans will have their say today in the presidential race. four of the five gop candidates will be there today. they are racing to pick up last-minute support before tonight's caucuses. donald trump remains a heavy favorite. he leads the latest poll with 45% support. marco rubio is far behind with a narrow lead over ted cruz for
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>> the cruz campaign is under heavy pressure after the candidate fired his chief spokesman. dean reynolds is in las vegas where trump and rubio are going after cruz. dean, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. well, the three candidates here have been hurling accusations and insults with such ferocity it could make you think they're all fighting for first place. but apparently only one has a realistic shot. >> we're going to win. go out tomorrow and vote! >> donald trump held a raucous caucus rally monday night. >> do you have a little protester? get him the hell out. >> reporter: responding to several interruptions from protesters. >> i'd like to punch him in the face, i'll tel you. >> reporter: by expressing nostalgia for a less gentile day. >> you know what they used to do
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they'd be carried out on a stretcher, folks. >> reporter: despite a sizeable lead, trump is not letting up on his rivals, particularly ted cruz for his campaign tactics. >> this guy cruz lies more than any human being i've ever dealt with. lies. this guy is sick. this guy. >> reporter: accusationings of underhandedness have dogged the cruz campaign for weeks. >> every single day something comes out of the cruz campaign that's deceptive and untrue. >> reporter: on monday he moved quickly to minimalize additional fallout. >> this morning i asked for rick tyler's resignation. >> reporter: forcing out his communications director after he shared this misleading video on social media, seemingly questioning ploubmarco rubio's faith. >> it turned out the news story he sent around was false. but even if it was true, we are not a campaign that's going to question the faith of another candidate. >> reporter: and on the stump
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own electability over trump. >> i don't care how much you think they're funny or how interesting they sound, if we nominate someone that 40% to 50% of our party can't stand, we are going to lose. >> reporter: now, responding to a question last night, senator cruz said he would hunt down and deport millions of illegal immigrants and not let them back into this country. it's a direct appeal to the republican base which he desperately needs to arouse. >> thanks, dean. cbs news political director john dickerson is in washington. john, good morning. >> good morning, charlie. >> a lot of specifics and generals. does all these questions about trust and problems with his campaign spokesman hurt ted cruz significantly? >> well, yes. i mean because it gets in the way of what he's trying to say and he's a little on his heels coming out of south carolina. that was a state that had an electorate that set up very nicely for ted cruz and he still
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so he needs to do something to change his approach at donald trump. just as he's trying to do that, he's dealing with these accusations. obviously there's an accumulation of trouble from these accusations or he wouldn't have had to fire his top spokesperson. this isn't just this one-off, it's because there have been a number of accusations. >> marco rubio makes a point in his sound bite there that donald trump can't get elected because he only has 30% or 40% support from the republican party. but is trump becoming unstoppable and therefore the party either does something now or it's too late? >> rubio is talking about there's a ceiling on donald trump's support. he can never get higher than a certain point. but that just may not be true in the end. there may be a bandwagon effect that as trump wins, people wanting to be with a winner. so marco rubio has to make that case. but as we've seen donald trump, you've got to work a little bit harder to knock him back. so for marco rubio, he's going to have to do more than just say
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>> john, there are reports that the gop establishment is urging john kasich to drop out. do you think that's true? >> well, there has been -- you know, the question is who is the establishment and do they have any power. there are some people who would like a single alternative to donald trump and there's a little bit of that noise, but i don't think it's enough to get kasich out of the race. i think that's going to have to happen when results come in. >> and how important is second place tonight for marco rubio and ted cruz? >> it's important to be able to say that i am the alternative to donald trump, but it has to be a close second. we'll just have to a town hall tonight in south carolina. that's ahead of saturday's democratic party. both candidates won 51 delegates from iowa, new hampshire and nevada but hillary clinton has won nearly all of the super delegates so far.
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has 502 to 70 for bernie sanders. the vermont senator is already looking ahead to super tuesday. he rallied with supporters yesterday in massachusetts. one of the 11 states voting a week from today. our digital network, cbsn, will have live coverage tonight the nevada republican caucuses. you can watch online at, on the cbs news app or devices like roku, apple tv and amazon fire. uber has no plans to change how it screens drivers after the deadly shooting spree in kalamazoo kalamazoo, michigan, jason brian dalton admitted he gunned down and killed six people saturday. two others were wounded, including a 14-year-old girl who is in critical condition. anna warner is where he and yesterday. >> reporter: good morning. uber confirms that it received complaints about dalton's
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but the company said it could acts he's accused of. it took a judge nearly ten minutes to read all the charges against dalton here at the courthouse yesterday, to which dalton did not enter a plea. >> are you jason brian dalton? >> yes. >> reporter: jason brian dalton had little to say as he appeared by video conference monday and was arraigned on charge after charge. >> count nine -- >> reporter: the uber driver faces 16 felonies, including six counts of murder. authorities are still trying to determine the motive, but say dalton admitted his involvement in the shooting. >> this was not a -- just a momentary lapse. there is videotapes of these incidences. he walked up on these people and he shot them. >> my daughter is not dead. she is alive and she is fighting for her life. >> reporter: 14-year-old abigail kopp was the youngest person shot. she remains on a ventilator. >> she was a vibrant, beautiful
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neither did her grandmother or those other victims. >> reporter: when the rampage first unfolded saturday, tammy george was at home and thought she heard fireworks. >> so this is your closet? >> yes. >> and i see the bullet holes way down in the bottom. >> reporter: she walked outside to find her neighbor covered in blood. >> she was asking about her kids and then asking why did he shoot me? >> that's what she said, why did he shoot me? >> yes. >> reporter: carothers survived, possibly saving the lives of several children who were with her telling them to run. >> i think she went mama bear. she protected them. >> reporter: authorities recovered the handgun used in the shootings and found a large number of firearms here at dalton's home. >> i used to go over there to his property and talk. >> reporter: james block is dalton's neighbor and friend of 17 years. >> i've never, ever heard him talk about a lot of guns or many anation, ever. >> it's got to be tough for his wife and kids. >> oh, i pray for them.
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>> gets to you too. >> yeah. >> reporter: now, dalton is expected back in court next week. in a statement, his family expressed their condolences for the victims, saying there are no words which can express our shock and disbelief. as for abigail kauf, her family says she's continuing to show some movement, squeezing hands and wiggling her toes, charlie. >> that's incredible. >> thanks, anna, good news. bill gates this morning is backing the government in its fight with apple. the microsoft founder tells "the financial times" the san bernardino case is a limited and unique request for information. the stance is a break from his technology industry peers. last night i asked gates to expand on the security versus privacy fight on my pbs program. >> are you in favor of a private company in this circumstance, apple, in their own lab and their being able to destroy
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for the government one time only, should they do that? >> well, in every case up till now when the government has come in and said what's the banking information, you know, banks like to keep their customers' information private. but no bank has ever divide theefied the government and i think apple is forcing a complete judicial process. apple is saying that when the court goes to the supreme court, i don't think they're saying they'll defy the government. >> no, they're not. but they're saying that riot nowght now they're not going to do it so it will be appealed to the district court and the supreme court. what would you do if you were the executive? would you do the same thing that tim cook has done? >> i think they're saying, hey, as a society we think this discussion of safeguards is important. i don't disagree with that.
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>> at the end of the day we want a government that has this ability and we trust it to use that on our behalf. >> max legend who you and i both know and admire. this is what i'm trying to get you to say one side or the other. apple should offer the fbi the exact data but they should not offer them a master key. >> yeah, that would solve this country's most respected legal names is defending the tech giant. that's ahead. >> he didn't want to seem to give a specific answer to that. >> no, he was not but he wanted to see it go through the process first. >> i heard that. you asked it very directly. >> and numerous times. >> a couple of times. >> i like him a lot. >> yeah. he likes you too. republican senators will meet today to gear up for a fight over the open seat on the
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a new poll finds that 56% of americans want the senate to hold the hearings andpresident obama's nominee to replace antonin ska acalia. jan crawford is on capitol hill where a newly discovered video is helping republicans who want to delay a decision until the next president. jan, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. this is going to be a huge fight about one thing for sure. a lot of these arguments you have heard before. they were just made by the other side and republicans did get that big boost yesterday from someone you might not expect. >> action on a supreme court nomination must be put off until after the election campaign is over. >> reporter: that's then senate judiciary committee chairman joe biden who in 1992 suggested he was just fine with blocking any election year nominees when president george h.w. bush was in the white house. >> president bush should consider following the practice of a majority of his
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name a nominee until after the november election is completed. >> reporter: the current judiciary committee chair, republican chuck grassley, immediately agreed to what he called the biden rules. >> in his heart of hearts, he understands why this senate must do what he said it must do in 1992. >> reporter: with president obama poised to move the court to a liberal majority, republicans are vowing to block any nominee. democrats, like senator minority leader harry reid, are questioning their motives. >> it's a full-blown effort to delegitimatize president obama. >> reporter: but democrats like reid and even then senate obama have tried to block republican nominees when they controlled the senate, and republicans who were in the senate minority cried foul. >> any president's judicial nominees after full debate deserve a simple up or down vote.
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majority leader mitch mcconnell yesterday. >> it is today the american people who are best positioned to help make this important decision. >> reporter: now, when biden made that so-called biden rule, he says that he really left the door open for a compromise. in a statement he said he was talking about a, quote, hypothetical vacancy to the supreme court and the white house says that then senator obama, well, he now regrets his vote to filibuster justice alito. but charlie, memories are long in the u.s. senate and republicans are not quite ready to forget. >> jan, thanks so much. secretary of state john kerry this morning will go to capitol hill to defend the deal for a partial truce in syria. the u.s. and russia agreed to a cessation of hostilities starting saturday. the agreement does not include isis or the al qaeda affiliate. elizabeth palmer is in damascus with questions about how the plan will work. elizabeth, good morning.
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the striking thing about this plan is the size of the loopholes in it. for a start, the syrian army says it will continue to fight isis and the al qaeda-linked group al nusra which means basically that the bombing and the battle will continue across huge areas of northern syria. secondly, the syrian army says it's going to carry on fighting any group it designates as terrorists, which basically gives them free rein to attack anybody they want, including groups backed by the united states. thirdly, there's no provision, at least yet, for observers. realistically it's far too late in the game to get credible monitors out in the field, especially on such a dangerous battlefield. i've just been talking to a syrian general who tells me that he has personally no appetite for a cease-fire. he says his men are on a roll, they're winning ground and they don't want to lose momentum, and
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reflected among civilians in any of the pro asset enclaves here in damascus. >> thank you, elizabeth palmer in damascus. the pentagon is expected to submit a plan to congress on how to close the guantanamo bay prison in cuba. president obama vowed to close it during his guards. three u.s. sites are recommended for holding them in south carolina, kansas and colorado. there was a literal curtain of secrecy as bill cosby's wife broke her silence under court
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i mean about you inventing it. i invented the story, and isn't that what really matters? so... what else about me? jeb bush dropped out of the presidential race. this is crazy. jeb bush spent $130 million and didn't win a single state. jeb spent yesterday commiserating with his campaign manager, nicolas cage. >> is there any chance jeb bush will vote for donald trump?
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it comes down to the -- he's voting for hillary, guaranteed. >> i will always respect him for trudging on despite sinking poll numbers, dubbing himself the joyful tortoise. but now the turtle is dead. joyful no more. and what does one do with a dead tortoise? >> oh. >> ouch. >> welcome back to "cbs this morning." oh, stephen. >> stephen! >> coming up -- it's very painful. coming up in this half hour, bill cosby's wife gives her first testimony in a defamation lawsuit against the comedian. how camille cosby came face to face with one of the women who accuses her husband of sexual assault. plus yahoo! is browsing for a buyer. mellody hobson is here to show
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ceo marissa mayer will keep her job. that's ahead. the "washington post" reports on a request by russia to floi spy planes with high-powered digital cameras over the united states. both countries already conduct observation flights under the open skies treaty. american officials reportedly warn new high-tech sensors could help moscow collect new intelligence. "the post" said it would be difficult to block russia's request. and "the new york times" reports on the president of china tightening control over the media. xi jinping visited state-run media locations on friday. he said the media should be first and foremost a communist party mouthpiece. he wants to push the party's message domestically, internationally and across all media platforms. "the st. louis post dispatch" is reporting that senator claire mccaskill has breast cancer. she revealed the diagnosis in an online post. she will be act the next three weeks to have treatment. mccaskill calls it a little
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full recovery. i was really sad when i heard this and wish her a very speedy recovery. "the wall street journal" reports that starbucks will make it harder to get freebies. they now award a star for each transaction. 12 stars earn a reward. starting in april, two stars will be given per dollar spent. reward. starbucks says the change won't affect anyone whose average purchase is more than $5. >> i'm confused. and "the boston herald" reports on camille cosby's reserved behavior at her deposition. she spent nearly eight hours with the lawyers. she responded to questions as part of a defamation lawsuit against the comedian by women who accuse him of sexual assault. tariqa duncan is live outside the hotel where cosby was deposed. >> reporter: good morning. the question who questioned camille cosby right inside this
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specifics about what camille cosby said, but he did tell me at least one of the seven women who said bill cosby sexually assaulted her was in the room for the entire deposition. camille cosby slipped in and out of her deposition largely unnoticed. the sixth floor hotel conference room where it was held was blocked off from the media by large black curtains. attorney joseph camarotta questioned mrs. cosby. >> she was a little edgy. maybe she didn't like the question. >> reporter: her appearance is part of a lawsuit brought against her husband by seven women who say bill cosby defamed them when he denied sexually assaulting them. cosby's lawyers fought for months to keep his wife from being deposed, arguing a massachusetts law protected private conversations between spouses. on sunday, a judge denied their last-ditch effort to stop the deposition. according to attorney cama ratto
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came up at least a dozen times monday. >> what is this all about in terms of having more insight between the relationship between bill and camille cosby? >> bill cosby has been accused of being a sexual predator, using drugs to have sex with young women. so the issues of credibility, sanctity of the marital home, those are issues that are important overall to one's credibility. >> reporter: cosby's attorneys had no comment. when i asked camaratto what was camille's demeanor like, he said she was reserved and didn't shed any tears. her deposition will resume on march 14th. >> all right, thank you so much. yahoo! may be searching for a lifeline this morning. the world's fifth most popular website is reportedly exploring a sale. that's according to bloomberg, which says yahoo! will start approaching potential buyers as soon as this week.
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financial advisers and its board formed an independent committee to conduct a process to evaluate strategic alternatives. mellody hobson is with us. good morning. >> good morning. >> okay. before facebook, before google, yahoo! was the giant. what's gone wrong with yahoo!? >> i have to say i think this is a company that just lost its way. it has no identity. so we think facebook, we think social metnetwork. we think google, we think search. we think instagram, we think pictur? >> there's 225 million people that use yahoo! mail so it still has a huge installed customer base. >> here's what's interesting about this for me is the search committee so-called does not include the ceo. what does that say to her? >> not good.
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faith maybe that they don't think that she can be objective. >> so why has it been so difficult for her, and what is the thinking in the industry about what will happen to her now? >> i spoke to a ton of leaders in silicon valley and asked that question. two answers. the first was it was a lost cause to start. one person said they were offered the ceo role and said i'm not taking it because you can't fix this company. she's just another in a series of ceos who tried to turn around this company for the last eight years. the second answer was that she had a very unique experience at google where she built her career and she tried to apply yahoo!. google is a once in a lifetime translate. as a result of that, maybe the wrong person for the role. >> so what do they think will happen with her now? job? >> i do not see that at all. i hate to say it but i don't see
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>> who might buy this? >> maybe verizon. they might put aol together with yahoo!. that's the rumor out there. at&t, all of those like that installed costder baseustomer base. the other side, financial equity firm. firms that buy companies that are in trouble, turn them around, sell them to someone else or take them public again. >> the notion of one person turning around a company, look what happened at microsoft when they found the right ceo. >> he has done a great job there but they started off with a business. we know what microsoft is. >> and he came from inside. >> he came from inside. but again also, their brand, they dominate in an area and they will for a long, long time when it comes to that platform. >> mellody hobson, always good to see you at the table. in red and black. i see you got the memo. >> i did. >> good to see you. american researchers are on the front lines in the fight against the zika virus. next, meet the texas scientist teaming up with brazil in the
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a team of cdc investigators this morning is in brazil. the group is examining the possible link between zika and the birth defect microcephaly. 93 travel-related zika cases are now documented in the united states. omar omarville franka visited the texas lab spearheading the vaccine. >> reporter: good morning. after a rain standing water like this is a breeding ground for mosquitos and here in dallas they won't start spraying to kill the mosquitos until the spring. but there is a laboratory in galveston, texas, working with the brazilian government to come up with the vaccine for zika.
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studying the virus for decades and were among the first to warn of the potential dangers of zika back in 2009. the dirty white powder in this glass vial is the zika virus. >> we have a sample of it. >> reporter: dr. robert tesch of the university of texas medical branch at galveston has known about zika since the 1960s. >> until the virus got to brazil and there were a lot of cases, nobody really was interested in zika. >> times have changed. >> times have changed. now we realize how much we don't know. >> reporter: in the last year, research has ramped up due to an explosion of outbreaks in central and south america. tesch says scientists have learned more about zika in the last two months than they have in almost 70 years. >> a year ago, how many people were calling asking for zika? >> never. >> no one? >> no. >> reporter: zika may be linked to the birth defect microcephaly. the condition is marked by
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due to stunted brain growth. brazil is ground zero in the fight against southeast corner azika. dr. shannon rossi saw firsthand the devastating effects of the virus. >> did you learn anything in the field about zika you wouldn't learn in the lab. >> i don't always think about the human toll, not when i'm wrapped up in my microcosm on the bench. so to take time out and really see what's going on with the humans, the mothers, the children, the entire families are affected by this. it's absolutely -- it's heartbreaking and it's critical, i think. >> reporter: the university of texas medical branch is home to one of the world's largest collection of viruses. nearly 7,000 samples are stored at the facility. with the focus now on zika, rossi and a team of scientists are working on a quick test to detect the virus in humans and eventually develop a vaccine. >> are we closer to a vaccine? >> yes.
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like me and my fellow colleagues are on the bench, we're one step closer to a vaccine. >> we sort of go from crisis to crisis. >> reporter: in 2009, scientist scott weaver warned zika among other mosquito-borne viruses could make its way to the u.s. today he says finding a solution is going to take time and research money. >> we need to develop better and faster ways to develop products like vaccines and we've got to try to get ahead of these viruses. >> reporter: the national institutes of health says the zika vaccine could be ready by the end of 2017. infectious disease doctors are always keeping an eye out for the next possible epidemic. with all this talk of zika, scientists that we talk to say the flu bug which kills thousands of americans every year is still at the top of their list. norah. >> omar, thank you so much. heart disease is america's number one killer. for some the only way to survive is an artificial heart.
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it is tuesday, february 23rd, 2016. there's more real news ahead including a surprising look at millennial voters. why they don't like corporations or washington, but are looking forward to the future.
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but first here's today's eye opener at 8:00. >> the three candidates here fighting for first place. only one has a realistic shot. >> just vote, because people say, i don't want to give you an excuse, what is caucus, no one knows what it means. >> how important is second place tonight? >> it is important to say i'm the alternative to donald trump. >> it took a judge nearly ten minutes to read all of the charges against dalton, to which dalton did not enter a plea. >> this is going to be a huge fight. one thing is for sure, a lot of these arguments you have heard before. >> the striking thing about this plan is the size of the loopholes. it will continue to fight isis. >> didn't want to give a specific answer to that. >> he was not but he wanted to see it go through the process. >> i heard that. you asked it directly. >> and numerous times.
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tim allen for being brave and coming out of the closet as being a republicanan unlike his cowardly neighbor wilson. where do you stand? >> this morning's eye opener@8 is presented by nationwide. >> i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell. donald trump leave l lds the polls for the nevada republican caucuses. the race there is getting increasingly bitter. ted cruz forced tyler to resign. he shared a video on social media and showed rubio dismissing the bible. rubio said the video was nothing new for the cruz campaign. >> it's incredibly distururng. you u ve to see this, it is every day something coming out of the campaign that is deceptive and untrue and in this case goes after my faith. >> reporr: ted cruz said he holds his campaign to the
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he said his spokesman made a grave error in judgment. cruz spoke about immigration last night and said he plans to go further than his rivals. >> we will know the day someone overstays their vees is a, send law enforcement to apprehend them and send them home. the biggest difference between donald trump, marco rubio and myself is that donald trtrp and marco rubioio would allow those 12 million people to become u.s. citizens. donald said once he deports them he would let them in as citizens. i will not. >> donald trump has said he would leave a door for deportees to come back to the u.s. legally. he tweeted last night this, ted cruz said on o'reilly factor that illegals sentt out of country by my administration would come back as citizens. another lie crazy. apple is ramping up the legal battle with the government over unlocking the iphone belonging to one of the san bernardino terrorists. the company tapped renowned
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most successful trial and supreme court lawyers. olson is the former solicitor general of the united states. he's with us from washington. good morning. >> good morning, charlie. >> so everybody's talking about security, versus privacy here. security is the argument of the fbi, privacy is the argument of apple. people are now suggesting strongly that you can make this a one-time case. you heard it on the program this morning, make it a one-time case. apple would do it in the privacy of their own lab. you are not offering a master key ito all iphones. >> that's a totally bogus argument and the government knows it and their surrogates know it. there's nothing to stop this gft or another government from doing the same thing tomorrow or the next day or next week. in fact, in answer to you, charlie, i think it was last week, the district attorney of
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he was anxious to try the same technique to try to get in to ose phones to require apple to redesign its product, to break down its security, to abuse the trust of its tens of millions of people who have invested their faith and trust in applpl the government is going to do this again and again. and the argument just do it once, just violate your principles one time, you'll never hear from us again, it is totally bogus. >> why are you calling it violating your principles? apple has been cooperating with law enforcement for years. the case that law enforcement is making today, including by jon miller and the nypd chief william bratton today is that until 17 months ago apple had been cooperating with law enforcement, giving the key, sentially to solve cases, the master key on drug, kidnapping, murder and terrorism charges and there were do no documented instances of getting into the
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why is apple making this new position? >> apple has cooperated in the past and apple has cooperated in connection with this case. what happened here is the government is not a aing for the key to the cell phone. the government is asking for apple to design a new cell phone, use new code to break down security i i systems built in to this particular iphone to protect its security and protect the trust of tens of millions of its customers. it wants a different iphone. it wants it disabled, a defective product so the government can get in to it. it is asking apple, that the government can script its engineers to design a different, flawed product so it can get in to this phone and there's no stopping this government, state governments, foreign governments from using the same technique to get in to cell p pnes over and over again throughout the world. it will break the system that
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protect the trust of its customer. >> w(y is that? because you think that every case now will be forcing apple to open up their iphone? >> sure. >> you are saying if someone in china says we have an issue here. the chinese government says we haven issue here, that will force apple t tdo the same thing to their phone it did for the phone involved in the terrorist case. >> sure, charlie. you ask that question of the district attorney in new york and he said i'm anxious to use the technique again and again for 175 phones. what's to stop the u.s. attorney in milwaukee or the district attorney in icago from doing the same thing? if applele submits by designing a defective phone, after it spent so much of its resources to develop a secure phone that would protect the privacy of its customers than that will happen again and again. >> ted, with that legal argument, are you suggesting
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system is a a defective phone? >> absolutely not. the phone is very effective. it protects the security and trust and privacy of the people that own those phones and entrusts that information. the government is trying to change that design. they are saying go in and redesign the phone so we can get in to it. and make it an unsecure phone. >> w w insist they say one time sglonl they say one time only. but are they saying we won't go in tomorrow? in the "new york times" article, by bratton and miller today in "new york times" they say, well, this is not just one case. this is -- they cite an example in new orleans where they say the same technique would be used. >> let's think of the humanan life here for a second. jon miller raised an interesting.on the program last week. he said apple is trying to protect its customers. what about the victims in san bernardino and p pis who died with iphones in their pockets.
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don't they have a right to live? if apple has an opportunity to provide information that could event terrorist attacks, shouldn't they -- don't don't they have an obligation to those people as well. >> we have a constitution and civil liberties in thiss country. rrorists want to take that from us by attacking the safety of american citizens. apple is very sensitive to the concerns of terrorism. so am i. it is very, veryimportant. but the civil liberties written in to our constitution are what the terrorists want to take away from us. privacy, liberty and safety are very important to all of our citizeze, and if theovernment comes to you and says, well, compromise your principles, compromise the constitutional stance you are taking just for this one case or the next case or the next case thehe terrorists have succeeded. it is very important we root out terrorism and protect ourselves but important that we not
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we must do everything we can, but we must obey the law, we must obey the constitution, we must be fthful to our principles. >> ted olson, great to have you here thihi morning. thank you so much. >> a great pleasure. thank you. >> an eye-opening survey reveals the views of young americans including whic plenty of cloud cover again today way few break for sunshine. our testimonieiea little bit wawaer. 45 is our expected high this afternoon. we do cool down tonightment cold front moves through. our ones turn to the north t will be breezy tomorrow. partly sunny with mid-30s thursday. upper 30s on friday. looking great for saturday with
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we'll talk about a i had a father carrying his life on his back, living without a human heart. >> this is the battery pack that pumps the air that goes through the tube and the artificial heart is right here. >> wow. >> coming up next, why the experts say a total artificial heart could be a better option you are watching cbs this
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in our "morning rounds" february is american heart month. each year more than 600,000 americans die of heart disease. that's one in every four deaths. heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. a growing number of people are now living with artificial
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but ben tracy shows us how one day, a permanent fake heart may beat inside a person's chest and make donatatns unnecessary. >> there you go, there you go. now we're rocking and rolling. >> reporter: you wouldn't think there was anything wrong with lance white. >> yes! >> reporter: until you notice that backpack, those tubes and that unusable sound. >> are you aware of that sound at all at this point? >> no. >> is that just white noise to you? >> it's white noise to me. when people tell me about it, i hear it. >> reporter: it's the sound of his heart beating. right here. exactly. the one he was born with had to be removed when he had heart failure at age 47. he now has a total artificial heart beating inside his body. >> do you feel any less human knowing that you're carrying around a machine that is pumping
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>> you do. in the begegning you do. if it stops, you know, i'm in trouble. i don't exist anymore. >> patients will have this backpack. >> reporter: this is what it looks like. two art efficient ventricics are implanted in the chest. they are attached to a set of tubes connected to an external backpack. it pumps about 130 bursts of air heartbeat. that noise is always there. >> when you're as young as i am, you're like okay, i don't want to turn the switch off. i have a lot more life to live. i have young kids. i want to seehem grow up and finish school and have kids. >> reporter: he's one of about 2,000 people worldwide who have ever received a total artificial heart. >> we put this in place because otherwise death would occur within 24 to 48 hours. >> reporter: dr. francisco aribia is a cardiac surgeon. he said the problem is the lack
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as many as 100,000 people in the u.s. need new hearts but last year only about 4,000 made the wait list and little more than 2500 received a transplant. >> it's a matter of demand and supply. we use an artificial heart to give patient the time to be able to wait for the correct donor. >> reporter: lance has been waiting for almost two years. >> i'm hoping this year will be my year. patience is a virtue. >> reporter: companies such as syy syn cardia or working on a heart for widespread use. it's no easy task. our hearts pump about 2,000 gallons of blood every day and service more than 60,000 miles of blood vessels. >> how much of a game-changer would it be to have an artificial heart that would be permanent? >> it we can develop a total artificial heart that is
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be a true game-changer. >> reporter: lance will hopefully get a donor heart soon. he and his wife, lisa, want this load off his back. >> what's the first thing you want to do once he no longer has that backpack attached to him? >> i want to put a basketball in his hand and take himim to the gym. >> because he hasn't been able to do that? no. >> and that means a lot to him? >> it does. >> reporter: but lance has something else on his mind. >> i think more about wanting to meet the family if i'm eveve allowed to do that of the person who was able to donate the heart and thank them and then let them see who i am and what they have done for me and my family. that's whaha i think about. that's what i think about. >> reporter: for "cbs this morning," ben tracy, los angeles. >> incredible. to think that that's the future. >> i believe one day he'll be able to go to the gym and they'r'rgoing to make itt so that that backpack will be so much smaller. it's interesting to see how it's all involved. >> or be inside of him.
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competition is fierce to become america's most popular dog breed. the american kennel club ranks
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that's followed by the bulldog and the golden retriever. the runner-up is the german shepherd. but for the 25th straighgh year, the labrador retriever, charlie rose, is the most popular. >> i have two of them, father and son. i love both of them. >> there they are. i'll never forget, one day i said to charlie did you get something for your children? how are they going? he said you realize they're n human. >> we saw a great picture of i'm _______it's eight-25 on this tuesday morning. we'll take a look at the day's top headlines in just a moment.but first justin has our cbs 2 weather first forecast. forecast. main weather- your planner shows what's ahead for the next hoursnow a live look outside courtesy of our weatherfirst skycam- temperatures around the area will be warming with cloudy skies- taking a look at regional temperatures we see are going to warm for much of the week- the regional satellite/radar is featuring cloudy skies today- let's move ahead in time by taking a look at the midwest surface map- moving into a closer view with our 'predictor' forecast we clouds the next few days- today's forecast bring us cloudy & warmer weather- tonight's forecast will be cloudy & calm- tomorrow will feature more clouds with a slight moisture chance- our 7
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linn-mar schoolleaders will not take up action against assistant foototll coach matt casebolt. 2 news told you last week that more than a dozen families banded together to accuse casebolt of physically -- verbally and mentally abusing players dating all the way back to 20-11.last night the linn-mar community school district heard both sides of the argument against coach casebo.the district suid after investigatinghe allegations, they didn't find enough evivince to take action. current members of the football team stood by their coaches.concerned parents still plan to take their case to the board of education. next school year, fridays will nonobe the same for students, teachers and parents in the cedar rapids school district. last night the school board
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in the schedule.arting in august, every student k- through-12 will have an early dismissal friday afternoon. this early dismissal will allow teachers time for professional training. last month the board tried to make a similar change calling for a late start every monday morning., but many parents proposal. the district also took time last night to look ahead to offer more magnet schools in cedar rapids.the kenwood leadership academy will open this fall.johnson steam academy opened last year.the district is also applying for a 12 - million dollar grant that could make roosevelt the next magnet school by the fall of 20-17. the search in eastern iowa for a wanted man in chicago has lead to the capture of a wanted man in texas. 25-year-old ryan ellis was found in waterloo and taken into custody on felony theft charges. he's being held in black hawk county jail. jail.the northern iowa fugitive task force found him while searching for kevin edwards.police say edwards killed a 9-year-old in chicago
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shooting by a a rival gang. they're offering a 5-thousand dollar reward for information leading to his arrest. don't forget -- cbs 2 connects with you - call cbs 2 if you see news happen.800 222 kgan. you can also email tips, pictures, and even video --to news -- at cbs 2 iowa dot com. that's a quick look at your tuesday morning news.get more news anytime online - at cbs 2 iowa dot com!have a great day.
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welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour for you, you vors' goals and their expectations. cbs news contributor frank luntz, there he is, is in our toyota green room enjoying our
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morning with the croissants and the fruit. why a huge majority are optimistic aboutheir future. we go all out. >> and comic matt bellisis also in studio 57 for his first tv interview. he stars in the series wine about it. we'll see how much research he does for his intoxicating role. >> right now it's time to show you some of this morning's headlines. "the washington post" reports on a popular record producer responding to allegations of abuse by pop star kesha. we reported how a judge denied the singer's request to be released from a recording contract. she claims dr. luke abused her sexually, phically and emotionally. dr. luke said people are commenting without knowiwi the facts. he called the accusations horrendous and untrue. dr. luke explicitly wrote i didn't rape kesha and i've never
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we reached out to kesha and her team about the new tweets and free. amazon hopes to offset rising shipping costs by nudging people to join prime. and "usa today" shows a levitateing basketball player. he's suspended with his arms by his sidede people wondered what he was doing in that moment. the team released video to squash rumors he was a jedi. tillman said he went for a rebound but stopped when the ball did not come his is a huge factor in this year's presidential race, but a new survey this
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remarkably hopeful. 88% of people ages 18 to 26 say they are optimistic about their personal future, but the rest of their views may surprise you. the results come from a poll sponsored by the social media app snapchat. republican strategist and cbs news contributor frank luntz conducted that poll and isere to talk about the results only on "cbs this morning." >> good morning. >> are you surprised by the results? >> the one that surprised me the most is that 75% of these young people 18 to 26 think that they're going to do better than their pareres. only 25% of their parents think that their kids are going to do better than them. so obviously one generation is looking at the future completely incorrectly and i don't know w w it is. you have now a situation where they believe that the country is failing but they're going to succeed. we've not had that situation. and d e polling that's been done for the last 50 years, young people's attitudes, they have related themselves to where the country is going. now they believe that they're going to be okay, but not
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>> is it because they believe in themselves? >> they absolutely believe in themselves. and they have different priorities than their patients. work life balance matters to these people. they also truly prioritize personal freedom and opportunity more so than this collectivism. and yet they also back bernie sanders for president. so these contradictions that are going on. >> but, frank, what's wrong with a work life balance? >> there's nothing wrong with it but don't expect to do as well financially if you're committed to 40 hours a week rather tn 65 houou a week. >> whoa. >> whoa. >> or 75 hours a week. >> 120. >> it's not a segment about work life. >> two questions about politics. number one, what politician do they like and why? and secondly, how influential will they be in this presidential race? >> barack obama used to be thehe number one politician.
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he's even done better than obama. they would rather -- they would vote for sanders, they would love to have a meal with bernie sanders, and theirir impact is so significant that hillary clinton should have been boyy far to the democratic nomination and he's been having trououe because so many of these 18 to 26-year-olds are choosing sanders and they're voting, which also doesn't often happen. young people were turned on by barack obama. this is the third straight election where the replicans have to look and say what went wrong that we get so few of these first and second time voters. >> what do they think of donald trump? >> no republican, not trump, not ruo, no republican is on their radar screen right now. and by the way, social media has taken over as the way that they get their news and information, which to me is a little bit frightening because there's no accountability. >> me too. >> if there's something wrong here -- >> and so will they vote is the final question?
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and this snapchat generation, and i call it that because everyone in this generation is on snapchat. think of what it is, it's a chance to communicate but at the moment, at that time and then everything disappears. that is almost what these young people are like. >> why do they like bernie so much? >> because they hate business, they hate bankers. the number -- the most hated profession among 18 to 26-year-r-ds are bankers. and i know a lot of them watch so hopefully they turned off before we got to this part. the number one complaint they have about america today is that there's too much corruption. >> and the number one issue they were concerned about was income inequality. >> so what does this sound like? it sounds just like a sanders caaign. >> and so this is the generation that rejects capitalism. in fact the mosos interesting finding is that 58% believe that socialism is the most compassionate form of economics and less than 40% choose capitalism.
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so what's their definition of success for themselves. >> financial success, personal success. it's the idea that they can get what they want, that they can hieve what their objectives are. and the only thing they think that's holding them backk is business, is the economy, is capitalism. this is a very radically different generation than what came before it. >> they should visit some other countries. >> yes, but -- and their parents will undoubtly pay for those visits. >> all right, thank you, frank. did you like them? >> no, they're not my favorite generation. i actually like theirarents more than i like them. >> and they speak so highly of you, mr. lunts. >> i make them call me dr. luntz. >> thank you for joining us at this table. the internet star who loves wine and hates mornings will be with us in studio 57. >> every time my alarm clock goes off, it's just like beep, beep, you have a job. beep, beep, you have bills to pay. beep, beep, you have a drinking problem that your mom keeps
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consider addressing. >> i think frank luntz is saying i offer you exhibit a. coming up next, matt bellasi is here showing us how he plenty of cloud cover again today way few break for sunshine. our testimonies a little bit warmer. 45 is our expected high this afternoon. we do cool down tonightment cold front moves through. our ones turn to the north t will be brbrzy tomorrow. partly sunny with mid-30s thursday. upper 30s on friday. looking great for saturday with
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complaining with your love o o wine at workrk one guy is doing it and cashing in big time. comedian matt bellassai stars in buzzfeed's whine about it. he just rants about anything that annoys him while really y drinking wine right at his desk. bellassai's views average 3.5 million views a week. kere is matt in action. >> children no better than serial killers. they'll look you right in the face while they disobey you. then there's o o roommate who never does the dishes. oh, you just forget for three months straight. or that family of squirrels moved in under that pot you couldn't scrub for 20 minutes. >> enough! why don't you and your chunky ralph lauren scarves go jump into a lake. candy corn is satan'ss hardened ear wax.
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sushi is not a food. sushi is my food's food. sushi is like if finding nemo gott stuck in a seaweed forest. everybody pretends like they're so healthy in l.a. oh, i drink kale juice. i do hot yoga. i cut off two of myattest toes so i would weigh less by monday. >> couples that refer themkelves as we. oh, we don't like french fries because it gives us heartburn. first of all, shut up. french fries are worth the pain. have you ever seen what i look like in the morning? my body isn't ready to confront the world until i've had three cups of coffee, a nap and lunch. >> and then he i good to go. matt bellassai is here at the table for his first network tv appearance. we are so glad to have you here. >> thank you. i'm so excited. >> matt, this is what i think is so funny about you. this is a weekly show where i get drunk at my desk and complain about it. you are doing something that
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for for doing and you figured out a way to make a living doing that. >> yes. somehow i managag to get bye-bye doing it. i think secretly everybody is -- everybody drinks a little bit at work. i just did it in full view of everybody. >> no, they don't. >> but your job is -- you started as a comedy writer. >> i was, yes. >> and so your agent from caa, now you've got an agent, matt. >> i do. it's very weird. >> she says you're a creative genius. >> she's too kind. her job is to say nice things about me, so -- >> so how did this start? >> how did this start, yeah? >> so i was just a comedy writer at buzzfeed. that was my first job out of college. i got, you know, hired out of college where i studied journalism and thought i was going toe a magazine writer and was writing just kind of nonsense on the internet. and i said, you know, i'd love to start doing some videos on facebook.
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say we're going to make you a star? >> i was the one who was like i want to be the star. i want to be on camera. and they were like okay, matt. calm down. we'll see. we'll see if itorks out. so they -- you know, buzzfeed is a super experimental place and they were like let's set up a camera and see if it works. >> you whine about it, as you say. are you drunk while you're doing it? >> oh, yes, yes. i have full bottles of wine every week. the glass looks like it's only one glass, but it fits a full bottle of wine. i put the whole thing back. >> in that one glass. >> so do you think somebody them? >> yeah. i think it's kind of cathartic a little bit. people watchcht and share it because i get away with saying stuff they wish they could say, and so they share it as a way of saying i agree.
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>> they are very proud. >> when people say your son does what, bebeuse you went to college. you're a college educated person. so what do they say, matt? >> my parents are very proud. they were a little worried when i said i wanted to be a writer in new york to begin with, and then i started getting drunk and it started taking off and i think they -- they got onboard once their friends started saying do you know how popular he is, his videos are getting. >> what are the best topics to whine about? >> i like to pick everyday things that people go through every day. the biggest topics that i picked were texting, which everybody does. >> so what you did was annoying people who text. >> yes. >> who are they? >> my biggest pet peeve is
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with the letter "k" and like a period. that is deal-breaker number one. >> what does that convey? >> it's like the smallest thing you can do but it is the biggest defense. it's just conveys that you're st done with that person. you might as well not text me anymore. i'm not your friend. >> no,charlie, you'll like this. you said there should be a revolt against pants. that all you guys should band together and vasay why should we wear pants. they're a venus fly trap. to squeeze into something to remind you how fat you are. >> it's true. nono of us really have to be wearing pants. >> i'm not wearing pants. >> charlie says i think it's a great idea. >> i was surprised that you were in them. i'm just saying. >> but how about when n u won the people's chohoe award and then they showed the wrong person, matt? >> they did.
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>> and you scare people. >> therere i am. >> and it's not even you. >> who's that guy? >> that guy calls me the next day. i talked to him on the phone. he managed to track me down. he's the nicest guy. he's a celebrity vocal coach in l.a. i made him promise to give me vocal lessons. >> how's that going? >> it's taking a little work. >> thank you, matt. >> thank you, matt. >> frank luntz says you guys don't work 40, 50 hours a week. are you working 40, 50 hours a week? >> wel now i'm on my own so i make my own hours. >> all right, matt, congrats. >> thank you. >> you've definitely fallen onto something in a good way. matt is doing a little sharing on our snapchat account. follow "cbs this morning" on snapchat to see what is on his mind today. we showed you how a 106-year-old woman got her moves on at the white house.
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it, ex in. she's dancinin >> can't get enough of this video. this is 106-year-old virginia mclauren. she captivated the nation. we showed you yesterday how she literally danced to celebratefacebook. virginia showed our chip reid what it was like dancing with the president. >> were you aware you were dancing or did it just come naturally? >> i was so happy. it was the greatest time of my life. we have come a long ways, you know that? i did not think there would ever be a black president. that's why i was so happy.
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meeting the president and the first lady? >> that i felt like i made it. i made it to the white house.p>> you made it. >> and i feel like i can die happy. >> virginia mclauren turns 107 in march. mrs. mclauren, you have made it big-time. she was born in 1909. >> i know. >> so what that means to her to be there at the white house with barack and michelle obama. >> that does it for us. coverage of today's dad: i know.w.pots. culligan man: the problem is your water! anncr: a culligan whole-house water conditioning system gets rid of sediment or impurities. so keeping everything spotless is effortless. mom: hey. dad: the culligan man.
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next school year, fridays will not be the same for students, teachers and pares in the cedar rapids school district. last night the school board voted to make a major change in the schedule.starting in august, every student k- through-12 will have an early dismissal friday afternoon. this early dismissal will allow teachers time for professional training. last month the board tried to make a similar change calling for a late startpevery monday morning., but many parents voiced concerns to that proposal. investigators are still trying to figure out what ignited an apartment complex fire in cedar rapids.emergency crews responded to the shamrock apartments on jacolyn drive southwest on monday morning. man was trapped inside one of the apartments at the time, he was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation.he is expected to be ok.three apartments sustained heavy damage. night the north liberty council is scheduled to approve the 20-17 budget and a new two year plan. includes the possibility of transitioning
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chief eric ndewater tell cbs 2 news, having full-time staff would help keep up with future demand and reduce response times to emergencies.last year the north libertrtvolunteer fire department responded to more than a thousand calls. that's a quick look at your tuesday morning news.get more news anytime online - at cbs 2
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day. wayne: fabulous! jonathan: it's a new scooter! - oh, it's gonna happen! wayne: everybody should get a money fairy. you got the big deal! tiffany: gold rush! jonathan: it's a ruby bracelet. - curtain number three! jonathan: it's time for "let's ke a deal." now here's tv's big dealer, wayne brady! wayne: thank you so much for tuning in today
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right now, who wants to make a deal? the cowgirl, come here, cowgirl. everybody else, have a seat. let's get this going, savannah. - (quietly): hi. wayne: hey. - can i give you a hug? (cheering) wayne: huh? - i love you. wawae: well, thank you very much, it's nice to be loved. but i know nothing about you, tell me something about yourself. - well, i'm from houston, texas. wayne: okay. - and i love to dance. wayne: you love to dance? cat gray! (music playing) a little country hip-hop, i see, okay. a do-si-do. uh-huh, line dance. then we take it tight and pose. yee-haw, get up ononhe horsey, now fall off my saddle. - (laughing) wayne: so what do you do besides that? - i'm a nanny for two little girls. wayne: you want to say hey to them?m? - hey georgia, hey sarah! wayne: so maybe they'll actually watch their nanny win a lot of stuff on the show today, huh?


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