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graded parmesan include high levels of additives, including one made from wood pulp. good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters in new york. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. later today, the white house will announce that president obama will make a historic visit to cuba. it will be part of a trip to latin america, mr. obama is making next month. the obama administration began normalizing the relations with the castro regime in 2014. this would be the first state visit by a u.s. president to the island nation since 1928. on the campaign trail, the news did not sit well with at least two republican presidential candidates, ted cruz and marco rubio who are both children of cuban immigrants who fled the castro regime.
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relationship between the u.s. and cuba to change but it has to be reciprocal. >> my family has seen firsthand the evil and the owe pregsppression in cuba. >> ted cruz is leading donald trump in a national poll. a nbc news/wall street poll shows the pole was taken following the most recent debate in south carolina and the first time trump hasn't led a national poll since october. trump has threatened to sue cruz over this advertisement showing trump supporting abortion rights in a 1999 interview. yesterday, trump's lawyers sent a letter to the cruz campaign charging the ad is replete with outright lies. >> i don't think anyone is surprised that donald is threatening to sue people. he has done that most of his
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re this letter pressed the bounds of the most frivolous letter i've ever seen. >> i've had great success in lawsuits and things i do and i don't know if we will have a lawsuit but we certainly want to keep somebody honest. >> now two days before the south carolina republican primary, marco rubio picked up the endorsement of south carolina governor nikki haley. her endorsement was considered the most coveted among south carolina politicians. coming up on "cbs this morning," we will talk to "face the nation" moderator and cbs news political director john dickerson about the upcoming south carolina republican primary. now to the democrats who caucus in nevada on saturday. a new poll finds the race between hillary clinton and bernie sanders dead-locked. clinton leads among voters older than 55. sanders is more popular with younger voters. yesterday, clinton was campaigning in chicago focusing
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she was introduced by the mother of sandra bland who with tied in a texas jail. >> no other young woman like sandra bland was pulled out of a car for no good reason and thrown into a jail where she was found dead. >> for his part, bernie sanders released an advertisement in south carolina and edited to find him more racially diverse. >> president obama will not attend justice scalia's funeral on saturday. the president and first lady plan to pay their respects tomorrow when the justice lays in repose in the capital. many may be willing to hold confirmation hearings when mr. obama nominates a successor to scalia. this morning, another turkish military convoy was attacked. this one in southeast turkey. meanwhile, nine people are under
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yesterday's deadly attack in an ankara ankara. last night, turkish war planes attacked rebel positions in iraq. the legal face-off between apple and the federal government growing. apple's refusal to imply with a court order to unlock an iphone belonging to one of the san bernardino killers has attracted support and criticism. don champion is here in new york. don, good morning. >> good morning. this battle over the issue of privacy versus protection has been brewing for months. now it appears this case could end up going all the way to the supreme court. in the meantime, apple finds itself getting support from its biggest competitor. >> reporter: tech giant google is standing with apple as its encryption battle with the government unfolds. in a series of tweets on wednesday night, the company's chief executive questioned the validity of a court order requiring apple to help unlock
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shooter syed farook, saying the move could set a troubling precedent. some iphone users flocked to the san francisco apple store on wednesday to voice their support. >> we understand they are standing up for us and we appreciate them standing up for us. >> reporter: farook and his wife killed 14 people in the december shooting rampage. farook's work issued iphone 5c was found in the couple's get-away car. federal investigators want to break the pass code but need apple to -- mandy pfeiffer whose fiance died that day calls it common sense. >> i would be outraged if, in the future, it is used in other ways, but this is an investigation into a terrorist attack. >> reporter: in a statement, federal authorities maintained the order and request for only for farook's phone. still, apple's ceo tim cook says
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the company plans to appeal as early as next week. and is prepared to take its fight to the supreme court. now a recent survey by the pugh research center. edward snowden a former national security agency contractor who leaked information on government surveillance programs has voiced his support for apple, still living in exile in russia he said the tech case is the most important one in a decade. >> thanks a lot, don champion in new york. hackers disabled a hospital's computer network. the hollywood presbyterian medical center noticed the problems earlier this month. ten days after the attack the problems were resolved. patient care was not affected and the fbi is investigating. pope francis arrived at the vatican this morning after wrapping up a five-day visit to mexico.
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near the u.s. border, a symbolic gesture and aimed at the united states. adriana diaz reports. >> reporter: pope francis bid farewell to mexico as he boarded his plane to rome. his last stop was in was juarez where he celebrated an open air mass 50 yards from the u.s. border. he celebrated a message of solidarity with migrants. no more death and no more exploitation. we cannot deny the humanitarian crisis, the pope said acknowledging those who flee for a better life are often enslaved in prison or extorted. francis said thinking ofputting a face on the victims, instead of thinking of them as moral victims. thousands watched the mass just across the border in el paso, texas. earlier, he walked up a ramp to pray for the immigrants gathered
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he received an enthusiastic welcome. he also prayed for those who have died trying to cross the border. pope francis stopped short of asking the u.s. to open its borders, but his visit to juarez sent a strong message to both the u.s. and mexico where immigration reform is hotly debated. during his five-day visit, the pope toured some of mexico's poorest and most dangerous areas. he said at times, he felt like weeping from seeing so much hope in those who suffered so greatly. adriana diaz, cbs news, mexico city. coming up on the "morning news." a rapper's rant. can you guess who? kanye west is caught on audio during an epic meltdown and we will tell you what set him off. sharks. a drone offers this view from high above. this is the "cbs morning news." see me. see me to know that psoriasis is just something that i have.
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they are accused of forcing four women to commit sex acts, sometimes in the back of their police car while on duty. convictions could put the officers behind bars for life. the "new york post" has details on kanye west's foul-mouth tirade back contagious at "saturday night live." an audio clip catches him blowing up after show staffers changed his stage slightly. the rapper's rant happened just before last week's show. "the post" says lauren michaels, "snl's" boss, had to persuade west not to walk out. the palm beach post is reporting on the teen pretending to be a doctor. they say robinson had an office and website but no medical doctor. he was arrested after an agent posing as a patient said the
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>> toyota is recalling more than a million small suvs in the u.s. because the seat belts could fail in a crash. the recall involved raz 4s from 2006 to 20132. and the electric model. toyota says it's possible the seat belts could be damaged by a metal seat frame in a crash. three-day rally on wall street as the oil prices jumped. nike has cut its ties with boxer manny pacquiao after he made disparaging remarks about gays. he said in a television interview, gays are worse than animals. nike says those comments were ab abhorrent and strongly opposes remarks of that of any kind. the first african-american
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here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. take a look at what happened at a recent campaign event. >> represent inmates -- excuse me. representing -- thank you, hazel! >> thank you, hazel! she is clearly not very well. but we have more footage of her at another event. i'm sorry to say her cough has actually taken a turn for the worse. >> very funny. this morning, facebook has a new mantra.
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the motivational message is posted throughout the company's headquarters. its ceo mark zuckerberg's reply to a woman who told him he wanted her to date the nerd in school. instead, zuckerberg told her to be the nerd and create her own successes in life. a couple is richer today. yesterday, they claimed their share of that record setting powerball jackpot and decided to take the lump sum but haven't decided what to do with it. >> we really don't know yet. i want to get a massage! >> their winning ticket is one of three sold in last month's $1.6 billion drawing. a couple from tennessee claimed their share of the prize last month. the winner of the holding ticket in california has not come forward. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," a woman who ran seven marathons on seven continents in seven days!
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a creature with sharp teeth was caught on camera in chicago. this coyote is actually living in a vacant field. a neighbor says the animal is harmless and just wants to eat bunnies. there may be 2,000 coyotes living within the city limits. a man twice accused of stalking gwyneth paltrow is found not guilty. the actress says the man sent her dozens of letters and gifts in renee years. and after he spent time in a mental institution for sending her lewd messages and sex toys. this time he sent her letters to ask for her forgiveness. the jury decided soyuz actions were not criminal. after seven minutes from
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whistler, in british columbia, an 11-year-old's only option was to let go. >> whoa. >> luckily, the slope staff was waiting 30 feet below to safely catch him on monday. still, the seattle boy said he would rate his vacation a 9 out of a 10. "wheel of fortune" contestant is probably feeling embarrassed today after he got an unexpected geography lesson from pat sajak. >> condo lal ride through ven gondola ride through venice. >> let's check your agreegeography. which country do you think we are sending you to? >> paris.
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>> they still got the trip to venice, italy. duke taking on fifth ranked north carolina last night with the blue devils trailing by a point in the final minute. grayson allen is fouled going to the basket. he hits both free throws to give duke the lead and a last-second effort by the tar heels comes up short. duke escaped chapel hill with a 74-73 upset. it's their fourth straight win over unc. a bigger upset in the big 12. fans of texas tech stormed the court as the red raiders knock off oklahoma 65-63. coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," how the government is turning to hollywood in the fight against propaganda by isis. plus our pushing the limit series continues. norah o'donnell catches up with a woman who ran seven marathons on seven continents in seven days. >> how exhausting was it?
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i didn't use the word marathon. i didn't use the word mile. and i thought of it as another long run. that's what got me through it. continent so what happened? >> we would go through customs and go into the bathroom and come out of the bathroom in our running gear ready to run. i felt like superman!
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that is the "cbs morning news" yotzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzsr` ?aenga?t >> christine: next on wbtv news this morning, more possible cases of mumps in our area, this morning we're hearing from health officials as they work figure out howtofigure out how the virus may have spread. this broadcast sponsored by subaru south boulevard and subaru concord. wbtv on your side. wbtv news starts right now. >> christine: good morning, welcome to wbtv news this morning i'm christine sperow. >> al: i'm meteorologist al conklin. a little on the chilly side out there this morning. mostly clear skies out there but we have a couple of school delays. >> christine: we have delays this morning. alleghany, ashe, avery county and watauga county schools operating on a two-hour delay this morning. if anything changes, we'll update our list at we'll let you know here on air as well. >> al: i don't think that will expand very much. still icy patches back roads in the mountains. temperatures below freeze, a
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sunshine yesterday up there, you'll have sunshine today as well. dry here in charlotte this is the metro school camera in center city. let's get to the numbers. charlotte above freezing. likely to dip deeper in the morning but 29 in boone, 26 in morganton, at freezing in statesville, close to that in hickory, 34 in charlotte and gastonia, down do monroe, 29 shelby and 27 in salisbury. going to be a cold start, seasonal finish. plenty of sunshine, 54 just about on target for this time of the year. on the chilly side of the high pressure right now. we'll rebound big times as we head toward the weekend, christine, but also tracking rain chances, we'll let you know in the seven day planner in a couple minutes. >> christine: looking ahead, north carolina lawmakers are set to meet in raleigh to approve a remachine drawn map for the state's congressional districts.


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