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arctic blast hits the northeast. the west experiences record hot weather. taking up arms against the zika virus. why thousands of troops were dispatched in south america. the pope pilgrimage to mexico and how smiles helped overcome an early security scare on his historic your world in 90 seconds. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. >> i do not believe you put your lirve. >> i'm saved by grace. >> republicans talk religion genetic set for our debate. in south carolina. >> we are talking about all of these problems but here is why we are having fun, because it's optimism. pope francis is in mexico city on a five day trip. >> in minutes he was wearing a sombrero. >> so cold outside!
northeast the cold shoulder. >> record low temperatures are likely. >> bone chilling, teeth chattering, describe it however you want. >> what do you think about outside? >> cold. >> moment of impact. a person struck bay vehicle after she was in a crash. woman suffered minor injuries. there is anger on the streets of greek capital. protesters gathered outside parliament and clashing with riot police. in california the world's best surfers went to the bay area to take on the mavericks. 24 of them taking on waves rising between 20 and 40 feet. >> all that. >> check out this little polar bear exploring the snow for the first time at the toronto zo. >> and all that matters. >> speed. moves in. shoot. scores! tanner pierson wins the game in overtime! >> on "cbs this morning:
valentine's day around the corner. everybody in the mood. >> roses are red, violets are blue. >> i love you so much. i obamacare about you more than you know. that's right, obamacare. welcome to the weekend, everyone. vinita nair is off so elaine quijano is with us. >> great to be here. >> welcome. a great show. we will take you to brooklyn to show you new york's latest crowning achievement. the king theater once home to hollywood glamour but it fell into disrepair. now 95 million renovation has brought the theater back. we will give you a tour and a special saturday session there with the grammy nominated band wilko. >> andrew got a job at his local
since then, he has won multiple james beard awards and a michelin star and found out how he partnered up with robert de niro in "the dish." we will take you inside the world of political fact checking later in the show. we begin this morning with a countdown to tonight's republican presidential debate, the last before the key south carolina gop primary one week from today. it's hosted by cbs news and will take place in greenville, south carolina, beginning at 9:00 p.m. eastern time.
ststill l in the race, threatening to sue ted cruz over his citizenship if he doesn't pull his negative ads. >> who won the last debate, please? who won? >> reporter: campaigning friday in florida, donald trump signaled he was ready for a fight tonight in south carolina. >> they spend a fortune. they are spending money you wouldn't believe it. it comes out of pacs and who puts up the money? special interests, special interests. who else? lobbyists. >> there is nothing conservative about donald trump. >> reporter: trump has come under fierce attack here from rival republicans and outside groups, raising questions about his conservative values. >> look past the boasting and you'll see right through him. he supported partial birth abortions. >> reporter: south carolina is a state where faith is central to many voters. self-described evangelicals born again christians make up 65% of primary voters four years ago while ted cruz one the evangelical vote in iowa earlier this month, donald trump won it
now the rest of the republican field is trying to make inroads by proclaiming their beliefs on the stump. >> i think that life is devinely inspired. >> reporter: on the air waves. >> i discovered my purpose by discovering the lord. >> reporter: at a religion forum yesterday where marco rubio and ted cruz. >> faith is the most important influence in my life. >> i'm saved by grace and it has transformed my life and my family's life. >> reporter: as they highlight their faith they are signaling that questions about trump are fair game. >> i will take him on because he is not a conservative. and i don't believe he is a steady hand as a leader. he certainly is an incredible later
>> julianna goldman, thank you. the race for the democratic nomination is turning into a battle for the support of minority voters. they will play a real role in the upcoming contest in south carolina and nevada. hillary clinton is trying to align herself with the accomplishments of the obama administration and speaking to a largely black audience in south carolina, clinton slammed bernie sanders during thursday's debate. >> he has called the president weak, a disappointment. he does not support the way i do, building on the progress that the president has made. >> sanders responded to the criticism at a democratic dinner in st. paul, minnesota. with clinton in attendance americans should be proud of the accomplishments of the obama administration. >> but we have got to be honest
a very, very long way to go. >> a new poll shows hillary clinton holds a more than 3-1 edge over sanders among black voters nationwide. now to talk about what we can expect from tonight's debate and the latest on the democratic fight, we are joined by "the washington post" political reporter phillip bump. good morning. >> good morning. >> what can we expect tonight at the debate? what will be the biggest issues and battles? >> sure. we are far enough into this now and had enough debates i think we have gone through a lot of the policy issues and talk about foreign policy and particularly with the syria deal this week. and probably talk about eminent domain and a way drumponald trump hit a lot. i think taking one another out before the key south carolina primary. >> one of the big swings we had in new hampshire was rubio seemed to lose momentum because of his last debate performance. what, if anything, can he do to regain momentum at this point? >> it's going to be tough. what needs to do after the new
and said this is my fault and i messed up during that debate. he can't do that again. key thing. two-thirds of new hampshire voters said the debates were instrumental how they made their decision. he needs to demonstrate he can handle the pressure and i'm sure his opponents will come at him hard to get him to lose his focus and stumble again. >> chris christie and jim gilmore and carly fiorina left the race this week. how do you think it looks for those still standing? >> i think ben carson is the next person to go. this is a tough year to make predictions but i feel comfortable with that one. john kasich did well in new hampshire and most didn't have him on their radars prior to new hampshire. kasich will try to stick around for the ohio florida and rubio and cruz for the florida primary but this is going to take a while. >> this race in south carolina is different than new hampshire. very different territory. >> yes.
between iowa and new hampshire.on one of the things tonight is a lot of questions of morality and trump swearing and that is important to the voters in the state. >> what about on the democratic side? how do things look after march first? >> i think hillary clinton's support will hold. new hampshire is a white state. once we get to south carolina and nevada, nevada is a caucus so hard to say. i think it will. i think after march 1st, a lot of primaries in the deep south and strong african-american turnout and in south carolina more than half the vote was black in 2008. >> how important is it to make a strong showing in south carolina? >> very critical. hillary clinton should do well in south carolina. if she doesn't do well there, a warning sign for the campaign.
in the african-american community. will we see that probably increase the next few weeks? >> he has no choice. we are coming to a slew of states in the deep south. the s.e.c. primary they call it and he needs to pull away the vote but needs to pull enough away to win some of those contests. >> we keep asking this question and still don't have an answer yet. at some part do you think a centrist candidate will pull away. >> it's a three-way split. donald trump pulls a lot of that moderate vote because he pulls a lot of the vote.
all people will be sticking and cbsn will have coverage from south carolina starting at 6:00 p.m. eastern. nearly a hundred million people are in a deep freeze this morning with the northeast facing some of the coldest temperatures of the winter. just to the south in north carolina, icy roads and freezing temperatures caused accidents that sent vehicles skidding off the road. two drivers were hospitalized. in philadelphia, frigid temperature readings and a broken fire hydrant water connection created a mess. people lost water service while rares repairs were made. it's looking like the frigid polar vortex from last winter. for more on this we go to meteorologist ed occuran who joins us from our chicago station. >> we are take ago look at cold temperatures this morning in the midwest. we have a windchill advisory
and this bluish area you see, winter weather advisories that are up as some snow comes through the area here. but the cold is moving to the east and as we move into the night tonight from tonight to sunday morning, windchills 0 to 5 below 0 south of new york and a windchill advisory. this is a windchill warning from saturday afternoon until sunday mid-day with windchills of minus 20 to minus 35 degrees. look at some of the actual temperatures for tonight. 18 below at burlington. 13 below at albany. 7 below at boston. extremely cold temperatures. throughout the entire northeast. but as cold as it is out here, look at the west. record heat is what we have been looking at. today's high, 83 in los angeles and 87 in phoenix, 60 in denver, 71 in albuquerque. concerns tomorrow for the l.a. marathon with temperatures in
>> ed curran with wbb-tv in chicago with nasty numbers. thank you. tonight in new york 3 degrees to los angeles it's supposed to be 90 degrees. a bit of a difference. >> very julyus. pope francis is in mexico this morning beginning his pilgrimage to a nation of a hundred million roman catholics. he landed in mexico city after a historic stop in cuba and celebrate mass before hundreds of thousands of people this morning. >> good morning. it was a long tralf day for the pope as he embarks on his first trip to mexico as leader of the catholic church. once he arrived in mexico city, he received a traditional mexican greeting. a band and dancers performed and children presented him with gifts. mexico's president and first lady and other dignitaries were there to welcome him. the pope then traveled by
residence here. some held up cell phones to light his way. at one point someone broke the barricade and was whisked way. the pope dropped in cuba before this meeting. after a private meeting, they signed a declaration calling for the protection of christians in the middle east and defense of the church's values. the pope is also expected to make news here in mexico, addressing major issues facing the country. the plight of migrants and government corruption and drug violence. what is expected to be his most overtly political speech happens later today at the national palace. then the pope holds mass before 200 how
>> manuel bow jo-- bojorquez, thank you. >> russian war planes have been bombarded rebel-held territory in syria for the assad regime. they are poised to advance on a province, an islamic stronghold. if they succeed, it would reestablish syrian control of the province for the first time in two years. at an international security conference in munich, germany, secretary of state john kerry had this assessment. >> this is the moment. this is a hinge point. decisions made in the coming days and weeks and few months could end the war in syria or it could define a very difficult
>> let's get more from johnathan vigliotti. >> reporter: good morning to you. it's the first cease-fire deal in the five-year history of syria's bloody civil war. at this point, it's unclear if the syrian regime and rebel groups will imply. crucial to the agreement is the delivery of food and aid to areas cut off by the fighting. but the cease-fire doesn't start for another week which critics say allows the regime to continue its offensive around the city of aleppo. tens of thousands of people driven from their homes already and 30000,000 people there are cut off. the u.n. has characterized a possible war crime. on thursday, syrian president assad vowed to retake the entire country and revented those allegations of war crime. the offensive is backed by heavy russian air strikes and under the current agreement, russia
against isis but that is another problem here because in the past, russia has targeted american-backed rebels. >> johnathan vigliotti in london, thank you. in brazil today, tens of thousands of soldiers and health inspectors are visiting homes in what is described as a day of action against the zika virus. officials there say they are sure that the zika virus is linked to serious birth defects. so far, more than 100,000 zika cases confirmed in 33 countries. in the united states about 0e cases 80 cases in 21 states are reported. coming up a little later in our morning rounds, cbs news chief medical correspondent jon lapook back from brazil has much more on the zika virus in the epi center of the outbreak. we are seeing a new wave of refuges crossing the border into
and they are trying to beat a diplomatic clock. mark strassmann has that. >> reporter: every day, cubans cross this border bridge from mexico into laredo, texas. since 1966, the cuban adjustment act has guaranteed asylum to refuges fleeing the communist regime and qualify for a green card a year and a day and citizenship five years later. now they are afraid the thawing of diplomatic relations will stop that. this lady says how do i get here if they changed the law? it would have been impossible. most cuban refuges no longer try to reach miami on make-shift rafts in the florida straits. captures and currents are both risky. they fly to a latin american country like ecuador and make a trip on land through a half dozen other countries before reaching the texas border.
68% of them through laredo. >> it's a whole transnational human smuggling operation. >> reporter: this man studies cuban patterns. >> very organized and it's supposed to be the second most profitable illegal network after the illegal trade business. >> reporter: most head to miami. at this refuge resettlement office, we met andreas hernandez. months. he told us it was a lot of stress and a lot of days without eating but worth it to him and other cubans. immigrants desperate to start fresh in america and worry they may soon join the back of the line with everyone else. saturday," mark strassmann, miami. time to show you some of this morning's headlines. india today reports the indian government is not pleased with the obama administration
hardware, including eight f-16 fighter jets to pakistan. the u.s. says the sales strengthens pakistan's threat. the hollywood reporter says apple is dipping a toe into television production. sources say the tech giant has one of its executives dr. dre starting in its first original series. it's a six episode drama called "vital signs." it's not clear if the show will be seen on apple tv or other plachleds platforms or cable or traditional tv. apple not commenting. the louisiana governor is playing hardball over meeting the state's budget demands. edwards warns state lawmakers he will be forced to make drastic cuts if they don't go along with his series of proposed tax hikes. this includes putting the spring season of football at lsu in jeopardy.
the governor's threats as soon as tomorrow when it convenes for a special session. a civil worker in spain has been ordered to pay back 30,000 dollars in wages. the court ruling determined that to be one year of the utility worker's salary, even though he did not show up for work even once over a six-year period! it's not clear why his case was not discovered until 2010, around the same time he was due to receive a plaque commending his 20 years of service! >> that is a neat trick! >> yeah. the "los angeles times" reports an app is being tested to spread the word on earthquakes. scientists at uc-berkeley are working on a program that takes reactions to an earthquake posted on social media and converts that into a warning system advising people to avoid certain areas. the free app is called my shake. it also turns smartphones into
signals to a database for a quake smalls magnitude 5. coming up, it used to be a hugely popular spectator sport, but greyhound racing could be just about over in this country. we will show you why. later, they are the largely unsung heroes of this raucous presidential campaign -- the fact checkers. we will show you what they do
saturday." we begin this half hour with a decline of greyhound racing in america. watching the sleek animals run was once a popular spectator sport but that was decade ago. the only place it still hangs on is in florida and as dave begnaud discovered, each there the hounds could be nearing the end of their run. >> go! run!
his daughter and beginner to the naples/ft. myers track for 22 years. on this day, the grandstands were nearly empty. >> i've seen a big decline in the attendance. i remember the crowds really cheering. >> away they go! >> reporter: only 19 dog tracks remain in the u.s. and 12 of them are in florida. isidore owns two of them. >> you have 50 people come to a business that seats thousands, it's like going to a dolphins game in december. it's an empty building. >> reporter: he says he loses $5 million a year running these races. but he says he has to in order to keep his more profitable poker business open. florida law mandates it. >> we have to on run 90% of the amount of racing we ran in 1996 to keep our poker room open. >> reporter: how many races do you have to run a year? >> thousands of dog races. >> reporter: he supports decoupling the two business so
without racing the dogs. carrie seal is director of an organization working to protect greyhounds. >> greyhound racizing cruel and humane. these dogs live in small cages about 22 hours a day. the cages are barely large enough for the dog to stand up and turn around. >> reporter: if they don't want to run live greyhound racing, they can stop today and turn in your permit. >> reporter: jack lobbies for the greyhound racing and insists the dogs are well care for and. >> if the tracks want to promote it and modernize it and animal rights group and greyhound race tracks want to be slot casinos. >> reporter: it is before the florida legislature right now and it may be voted on by the end of this month. for "cbs this morning:
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time for your "morning rounds" with dr. holly phillips. first up, concerns continue to mount at home and abroad over the threat posed by the zika virus. cbs news chief medical correspondent dr. jon lapook recently returned from brazil, the epi center of the outbreak, where he spoke with a doctor who found the link between zika and birth defects. >> reporter: pediatric neurologist dr. vanessa vanderland saw her physician case of microcephaly back in august and soon more infants with the same condition and same unusually small head. her mother anna, also a doctor, phoned with troubling news.
you think? you were, like, detected? >> yes, yes. >> reporter: after ruling out the usual causes, they looked for other clues. 70% of the women reported a rash during pregnancy, a symptom that helped lead them to the main suspect -- zika. reanna and elvis' baby evan and melissa were born in october. this is her first child. if any mother or father could choose, she says, they would choose to have a normal baby, a healthy baby, but because you cannot choose, i am going to love my daughter. for "cbs this morning: saturday," dr. jon lapook, in brazil.
combating the virus, holly? >> scientists on the front line are looking at a multiangle approach for combating it. it's really to create better and safer and more effective insect eyeds and pesticides so we can cut down on the mosquito population and protect people from bites. the next idea is to on introduce genetically mosquitoes that cannot contract the disease and they die out. the big frontier is a vaccine. right? that is how you actively eradicate any illness. according to the world health organization, we are about 18 months away from being able to do large-scale trials on those vaccines. but certainly hope it on the horizon. >> that is a lot of time. now to life expectancy in this
a new study finds three reasons why. what are these areas? >> this is interesting. we have known for sometime that in the u.s., our life expectancy is lower than other similar countries. similar means similar economic profiles and industrial development. so what they found in this study was that there were three reasons that took a really big toll in our life expectancy. gun violence and drug overdose and car accidents. the study was done in a straightforward way. it looked at life expectancy for americans in 2012 and compared it to other countries like japan and united kingdom and germany. they found we live 2.2 years less than people in those countries. it's not because we are dying of old age sooner. rather, peoples lives are being taken in the middle of life, between the ages of 25 and 65
>> two years is a big number. what do we take away from this? >> it really is. anthony, i try to stay in my lane on our program. i talk health, notpolitics. but what i will say is i think when we look at these three factors, we have to recognize two things about them. number one, they are all linked. so drug use, abuse, addiction and trade increases gun violence. car accidents are directly linked with alcohol and drugs. and access to guns in the setting of drugs also increases both intentional and unintentional deaths. the other issue is that these things are largely preventible. so we know in other developed nations, they have drugs, they have guns, they have cars, but somehow they are able to have those things in a context where they don't take as many lives. so i think from a policy perspective, from a health policy perspective, we need to look at these things as we look
out how we can lower the death rates from them. >> next up, some potentially good news for flyers. new research has uncovered a treatment that might help travelers ward off jet lag. the small study found short flashes of light while sleeping can help prevent disruptions in a person's body classwork and researchers say could help travelers to speed up to a different time zone. >> i think this is fascinating. the idea you expose yourself to the short bursts of light before you travel so you experience less jet lag when you get there. right now your body clock adjusts naturally but an hour a day. if you go to someplace eight hours ahead or behind you're
you're back on a sigh is much more than just a sigh. ucla and stanford researchers examined the brains of mice. they found two clusters of neurons in the brain stem that turned normal breaths into sighs. the researchers say these involume deep breaths are important in helping preserve lung function. >> so on my bad days, i'll know my lungs are extra healthy. it's not my kid. >> i sigh a lot and i let stress out. i think it's very important.
>> i feel better now. dr. holly phillips, thank you very much. up next a chilling texas murder mystery with multiple victims, all of them related to the justice system. ahead, the incredible story behind tonight's edition of "48 hours." you're watching "cbs this morning: saturday." i've smoked a lot and quit a lot, but ended up nowhere. now i use this. the nicoderm cq patch, with unique extended release technology, helps prevent the urge to smoke all day.
rocked the town. tonight on "48 hours." correspondent richard schlesinger brings you the dramatic story of what happens when the hunter became the hunted. here is a preview. >> i come to the courthouse here almost every day. i saw a person, clothes all in black. >> reporter: attorney linda bush is no stranger to crime but she was not prepared for what she saw that january morning. >> there was the shoving match and then he took the gun and shot. [ screaming ] >> reporter: you heard the gunshots? >> yes. >> reporter: how many gunshots did you hear? >> i counted three. i know there were at least two more. >> reporter: the victim of this daring daylight shooting was a well-liked assistant district attorney named mark hassey.
devastating loss today. >> reporter: haddy's bo is was devastated by the murder and he vowed to find the killer. >> i hope that the people who did this are watching. we are going to pull you out of whatever hole you're in and we are going to bring you back and let the people of kauffman county prosecute you. >> reporter: law enforcement from all over texas converged on kauffman seeking justice for one of their own. texas ranger eric casper. >> it was, you know, who done it to that point in time. >> reporter: there was one immediate theory. there had been threats. >> abt. >> violent prison gang. >> reporter: hassy had helped send abt members to jail and the gang had vowed revenge against law enforcement. had mark hassy been on the list? prosecutor bill with worsky was not convinced. >> the bottom line for those
killing a police officer and a district attorney is bad for their business. >> reporter: if it wasn't a gang member, who killed mark hassy? >> serve on edge here. >> keeping my doors locked and guns loaded. >> we have not made progress. >> reporter: things were about to get much worse. authorities tell us they are operating under the possibility that tonight's murders could be related to that of former district attorney mark hassy. >> reporter: that is because the latest victims were hassy's boss, district attorney mike mcclellan and his wife. the d.a., his own murder may have come as no surprise. >> when you deal with bad people, you know that there is always the potential for these bad people to do something bad to you because they have already done something bad to somebody else. >> fascinating case. you can see richard schlesinger's full report "target justice" tonight on "48 hours" at a special time -- 8:00 eastern/7:00 central on cbs.
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and even the legendary talking heads who were never even nominated for the award. back up what have i done >> reporter: she could end her winless streak at this year's grammy. but if she doesn't. i don't know >> reporter: fellow zero club members journey have some advice. don't stop believing >> we want to send a special congratulations to all of the grammy nominees who have been on "cbs this morning: saturday" the past year and a half and that includes wilco who is coming up in a few minutes in today's saturday session. good luck on monday to everyone. i'm amazed who is in the zero club. >> i know. did it surprise you? >> journey? i can't believe it! >> talking heads! >> they have a lot of catching up to. the biggest winner of all time
for some, local n welcome to "cbs this morning: saturday," i'm anthony mason. >> i'm elaine quijano. fact checking is coming up this half hour. we will take you behind the scenes as reporters race to check the accuracy of those in the race. jack white is nominated for multiple grammys on monday. not just for his music, but also for a project aimed at saving a
we will talk to him about it. after decades and disrepair, this crown jewel of the theater world is back in brooklyn, new york. we will take you inside its 95 million dollar renovation. our top story. the coldest temperatures of the season are freezing parts of the east this weekend. >> in philadelphia, the cold made for a big mess when a hydrant broke. water sprayed instantly turned to ice and streets became undrivable. some residents and businesses lost their water service while repairs were made. we may be seeing the return of the polar vortex from last winter. let's get the latest from meteorologist ed curran at our chicago station wbbm-tv. >> reporter: extremely cold weather out there this morning. we are taking a look at a pwindchill advise up you through the early morning hours here in the midwest. and looking at this, winter weather advisory for a little
the east. and from this afternoon until sunday morning, we are looking at a windchill advisory for areas pretty much south of new york with windchills of zero to 5 below zero. the pink area is a. warning and that is from tonight, this afternoon, until sunday mid-day. windchills minus 20 to 35 degrees below zero. look at the actual temperatures we will see tonight. real the plaintiffs. 18 below at burlington and 13 below at albany and 7 degrees below at boston/new york and around zero tonight. as cold as it is in the east, we have record setting temperatures to the west. 83 l.a. today and 87 phoenix and denver 60 and 71 albuquerque. tomorrow, there are concerns it's the l.a. marathon on sunday. temperatures will reach a high of 85 to 87 degrees. normal high in l.a. this time of year? 68. anthony?
>> that was ed curran from wbbm-tv in chicago. the six republican presidential hopefuls are preparing for their next face-to-face showdown and cbs news will host the debate from south carolina tonight at 9:00 eastern time. the event comes one week before gop voters cast ballots in the south carolina primary. julianna goldman is at the peace center in greenville, the debate site. with donald trump still the front-runner, do we expect his opponents, other than jeb bush, debate. >> reporter: i asked jeb bush that question yesterday and he noted that it seemed the rest of the republican field is in the witness protection program when it comes to taking down donald trump on stage. it certainly is what the republican candidates have been signaling all week, that they are ready to attack trump on his conservative values. whether it's a mixed record on abortion, his support for same-sex marriage or even his use of foul language, these are all issues that they are using to try and undercut his support among religious voters here.
who has the most to gain in tonight's debate? >> reporter: elaine, on the one hand, donald trump has the most to lose because he is the front-runner and he has a commanding lead here. you have marco rubio who needs to perform well tonight after his stumbles at the last republican debate. but look. the stakes are high for everybody tonight. south carolina is a state that sees itself as a proving ground, if you can make it here, you can make it on the national stage. voters here, public and primary voters are paying attention in iowa and new hampshire but with the focus on south carolina, it's a whole different ball game. >> julianna goldman in greenville, south carolina, thank you. you can expect the candidates to make a lot of claims during tonight's debate. but some just might not be true. reporters are supposed to make sure of their facts as a matter of course. but this campaign has seen a growing army of political fact checkers who are expected to explain how they checked what candidates say.
>> reporter: the winter of 2016 may well be remembered for a blizzard. but not of snow. >> i can go to washington and forge consensus and fix the mess. >> reporter: it's been a flurry of promises and pledges. >> my pledge is to raise income, not taxes on the middle class. >> reporter: broad side and bottom bast. >> the unemployment rate is probably 20% and highist i've heard -- >> one family spending more money than either the democratic party or the republican party. >> reporter: the gale force one liners can be nauseating as the candidates try to conjoel and convince voters. >> we have seen obama is a disaster. the biggest job killer in this country. >> reporter: how do you know what is true and what is is not? like a lighthouse in the storm, glenn kessler tries to cut through the fog of facts. >> i write the fact checker column for "the washington post." >> reporter: so you catch
call them out on it? >> that's right. >> reporter: how is business these days? >> it's better than ever. >> reporter: better than ever? not so good for our democracy, is it? >> it's good for journalist. >> reporter: kessler and colleague michelle lee assign 1 to 40 pinocchios using the beloved children's character whose nose grew when he didn't tell the truth. but kessler never types the "l" word. >> i don't type lie. >> but you have said other falls, false, dubious and debunk, no evidence and deeply flawed and wildly inflated and wildly mischaracterized and other words. >> i plead guilty to using those words. >> reporter: the source was well-warned in 2015. no party was spared. donald trump earned the no pinocchios.
it's really not interesting to fact-check the donald. >> i saw people getting together and in fairly large numbers, celebrating as the world trade center was coming down. >> reporter: also on the list of their biggest pinocchios of 2015? president obama. >> keystone is for canadian oil to send that down to the gulf. it bypasses the u.s. >> reporter: politicians are paying attention. >> media fact checkers are not fair and impartial. they are liberal editorial journalists. >> reporter: kessler say politicians or their staffs even try to negotiate a better rating. but some just blink. >> and i actually got calls from senator rob portman and senator amy klobachar because of my fact check they would be closer in the future. >> reporter: at least 80 active fact checking sites now span the
the duke reporters' lab in january helped launch an archive of u.s. political tv ads waiting to be vetted. the pulitzer prize winning politico.com has its own rating, pants on fire and politico has a ramo meter. what do you have? >> we don't have a rating system. >> reporter: what do you call it? >> we tell readers this is misleading and this is why. >> reporter: rob farley is the deputy managing editor at factcheck.org. >> for getting the voters the best information they can get and so we want them to be armed when they go into the ballot fox with the facts. >> reporter: based in philadelphia, the nonprofit has a team of six staffers, led by eugene i'm just trying to piece together the information that i need to show here is what really happened. >> reporter: the team posted its
but even fact checkers are not all knowing. just this week, politifact revised a headline after pushback from a presidential campaign writing its original wording should have been more precise. kiley says the sheer number of candidates and claims this cycle have been overwhelming. i think your site called 2015 a banner year for political whoppers. what is 2016 going to be? >> well, be more of the same. >> reporter: that's not good. >> no. but it's good for us in terms of being able to provide information to the public. >> reporter: that is why, just like a weather forecaster in winter, the posts glenn kessler predicts, fact-checkers will never be out of season. >> i think as long as politicians open their mouths, i'll have a job. >> reporter: for "cbs this morning: saturday," mark albert, washington. >> i was going to say, i don't think these guys will ever be out of work.
but when you see these political ads, people sort of creating them understand that human beings, even if something is proven to be incorrect later, sometimes those claims stick. >> you say something loud enough, long enough, people start to believe it. >> that's right. a reminder, you can see the republican south carolina debate tonight at 9:00/8:00 central on cbs. also tomorrow morning on "face the nation" here on cbs, john dickerson's guests will include republican candidates donald trump and senator marco rubio and democratic senator bernie sanders. for the first time in history, major league baseball is banning a player for life for using performance-enhancing drugs. new york mets relief pitcher henry mahia tested positive for steroids for a third time since last april. he was slapped with a 162-game suspension in july, just days after his 80-game suspension ended.
the mets say they are deeply disappointed and so are mets fans, i might add. >> including yourself. >> yes. the top surfers in the world took on the big waves at the titans of mavericks surf contest in california. the annual competition at half moon bay featured wave faces of 25 feet or more. the local favorite nick lamb had the most wipeouts but won the competition any way. he described the maverick waves as, quote, mt. everest meets niagara falls. >> those are monster waves! wow.
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joining us now is its author, claudia calb. >> good morning. >> your book examines a wide range of historical figures from lincoln to howard hughes. why did you choose to write about them? >> i want to put a face on mental health. humanizing and story telling is the way people learn and i wanted people to understand that behind these famous figures are a lot of the same issues and struggles we all deal with. >> you, of course are referring to the title andy warhol. he was an obsessive shopper. >> he was shopper and went shopping every day he could in new york city and high end to low end boutiques to small five and dimes and collected and could not stop himself from buying and could not give anything away when is one of the characteristicses of hoarding. he threw stuff into boxes and
when he died, his townhouse was so full of stuff, you could barely enter the room. >> you write after researching marilyn monmonroe, you came away with enormous sympathy for her. why? >> i knew her as a glamorous actor as we all do. she had a difficult childhood and given to a foster family weeks within her birth and went to an orphanage and came away feeling lonely and isolated and not feeling loved. and a constant search for identity which is one of the key characteristicses of. >> frank lloyd wright? >> he was born to a woman, her first child who she just put him up on a pedestal and decided herself he was going to be an architect and put architectural drawings up in the nursery before he even know what was going on and sort of a sense of
contributed to him feeling of superiority and narsism. >> is there anyone who surprised you with their illnesses? >> yes. i was so surprised by charles darwin. i knew him as a great scientist. i did not know he struggled for so many years, decade, with horrible headaches and dizziness and nausea that he was really an anxious guy, that he was constantly worrying about his own health, about the health of his children, about his work. i had no idea. it was really revealing. >> it was interesting to me that lincoln battled what probably today would be called clinical depression, yes? >> yes. he had several episodes in his 20s that looked like what depression looks like today. >> in his 20s? >> in his 20s.
just dripped with medicallylancholy. he talked about humor to vent his humor and mood and work. get into work and get through those moods and get out of that depression. >> what do you hope readers take away from your book? >> i really hope they will better understand these wonderful people that you can achieve these extraordinary heights, still struggle and understand that we all have this sort of dual thing going on. there could be wonderful qualities to the mind and also it can be challenging. so to chip away at the stigma of mental illness. >> you can have great success and overcome all of these things. thank you. the book "andy warhol was a hoarder" is available now. up next, a musician is on the quest to save some of the earliest blues music. you're watching "cbs this morning: saturday."
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jack white may be best known for his days with the retrogarage rock band the white stripes. with his latest project, white is reaching way back to the early 1900s and this time he is acting as a music historian with rise and fall of paramount records which is up for a grammy on monday. >> last kind word is ishi wily. imagine being in the room while she is reorganizedcording this song. >> reporter: the original 78 of last kind words blues was released by paramount records, a powerhouse in black music before the war. the extraordinary rise and fall of paramount is chronicled in a two-volume box set.
with this? >> how ludicrous that i could be really with my free time! >> reporter: coproducer jack white, the former white stripes front man and founder of thirdman records, spent three years on the project, which includes 1,600 tracks. this is an epic project. >> you can sit down on a sunday and spend seven hours with this and you've only gotten through about 5% of it. >> reporter: paramount records would unwittingly change the course of american music and started by the white-owned wisconsin chair company which also made wooden cabinets for phone a phonographs. their biggest sellers were race records. >> reporter: jefferson's 1926
"would sell in the big figures. >> a male producer there was african-american culture. >> reporter: williams, a brown university graduate, scoured the south looking for talent. in a way, he was the first african-american music executive. >> i think so, yeah. i think he is really important. >> reporter: paramount artists would include a young louis armstrong and others. the label advertised in chicago defender. >> they mythologyize them and incredible illustrations and drawings and nobody has any idea who did these drawings. he is a ghost and lost time, him or her. >> reporter: in way, you're bringing back a lot of ghosts here. >> well, don't i look like one? there's so many of those singers that you just have a name, no photograph, no record of who they are, where they came from. that's it.
>> and we are lucky to have that. >> reporter: the depression took down paramount. the lartst recordings in 1942 but jack white's work is prerestoring. >> i want some who will drag it out of the attic and find something beautiful and it will trigger something new and carry that forward. i hope that happens with it. >> it really is an incredible package. this is brushed aluminum they have got here. it comes with vinyl records, in addition to, you know, regular cds and also like replicas of the ads from these recordings back in the day. it's an extraordinary box. it's actually up for a grammy for box set and package. >> it's amazing. you really can see both in your interview and in the actual product how lovingly he put this together.
the world cooking and chef, welcome "the dish." >> hello. >> this looks so amazing and smells even better. show us what you got here. >> i brought a couple of things from all of my restaurants or some of my restaurants. we start with dessert because it's next to me! it smells really great. this is a rhubarb cake. it's one of those american desserts. it's root beer and it's cake. root beer/cake, makes sense. >> i'm good with that. >> i have butter nut -- i'm sorry. spaghetti squash and it's cooked like spaghetti and that is from
park in tribeca. we feature mostly vegetables and some fish but a vegetable forward kind of cooking. we serve it like inside the spaghetti squash. big flavor even though it's veg. from my pasta restaurant, i didn't bring pasta but we have pasta there. from lafayette, my french cafe, whole roasted racks of lamb, glazed with citrus and vinegar. the lamb is kind of fatty and get the citrus and vinegar inside. here, i have my grandmother's ravioli. it's in tribeca and my italian restaurant there. a meat ravioli with tomato sauce. >> since you brought up your grandmother, i understand she put a jacques papan cookbook in
years old. >> long before chefs and food network was on tv, not a lot of inspiration for kids to cook. she gave me this french cookbook by jacques papan. not a kid friendly cookbook. >> i was going to say! >> i wanted to make everything. i was fascinated by it. there were raspberry swans and there was ham and other kinds of very fancy dishes. very kind of old-school approach with black and white photography and how to make things. i was a little hyperactive when i was a kid so being able to focus on making recipes and food that i could eat like that was the best thing. >> wow. you decided to go to cooking school at a time when not a lot of people thought, okay, i can do this as a profession. what made you think i can make a career out of this? >> this is the late '80s when i was already cooking at home and everything. i was working at restaurants because i wanted the money and wanted a job.
was going to go to cooking school, they were like, i might as well said i was going to be a monk. >> right. >> it wasn't a popular, you know, career choice. and it was when i came to new york, you know? then it was new york was the place to come, the best chefs and best restaurants. i was like, wow, this is hard work especially when you first start out by i really wanted to do it. >> you responded to an ad which turned -- for a chef and it turned out it was governor mario cuomo who needed a chef? >> when i was 18, i just answered an ad and didn't know what it was. it was for a private chef and weekend job because i was going to school. and no advertise for what the job was. just show up at this address. i drove there and it was the governor's mansion! i was 18 and i did a tasting for everybody and they liked it and i got hired. it was a great job. >> never looked back. >> if you could share this meal with anyone, past or present, who would it be? >> past or present?
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september 1929, over a month before the stock market crashed that led to the great depression. the movie palace survived until 1977, then laid dormant for nearly four decade. now after a massive renovation, the kings has been restored and is once again a crown jewel. i'm coming out >> reporter: when brooklyn's kings theater reopened last year with a concert by diana ross, it marked a remarkable resurrection of one of the golden theaters for hollywood. this was built as a movie palace. >> it was. it was built as one of five wonder theaters, the lowe's theaters that were all over new york city. >> reporter: mike runs the ace theatrical group. the kings majestic lobby was build with pink paneling and wood paneling. >> when you come through the doors you would line up here and
movie theater. >> reporter: in the 1980 documentary, memoirs of a movie palace" the theater's original designer reminisced. >> every effort was just made to make it as voluptuous, as gorgeous as possible. it was purely show business. >> reporter: as one of its original orchestra members, violinist. >> a piano and 25 other musicians at the opening of the kings theater. >> reporter: a film played opening night in 1929. it starred deloris del rio who was there in person. how many seats does the theater have? >> it has roughly 3,200 seats. right now, we are in the pit so this can be lowered to handle a full musical or ballet with an orchestra. >> reporter: from here, you can actually see here on the front of the stage every seat in the house.
i think that this is one of the most intimate halls to perform in. >> reporter: vaudeville's biggest stars like bob hope and jimmy duranti performed at the kings. when vaudeville died out, the movies kept playing until picture palaces like this were made obsolete. >> it closed in 1977 and shuttered. it went through different proposals. >> reporter: it basically sat here for 40 years decaying. >> right. >> reporter: thieves and vandals stripped many of the fixtures over the years, but not the seven grand chandeliers. >> they weigh about a ton each. so ultimately no one could take them and they just lived in the theater during those 40 years. >> reporter: why, after all these years, has this theater come back?
>> reporter: with brooklyn booming again and gentrificaion, they put together a restoration project to repair the theater's french renaissance detail. this is all plaster? >> yeah, it was all blasten and created and molded by the artist. every single piece in this theater was hand molded and painted by hand. >> reporter: you had to recreate all of that? >> yes. this is actually a significant architectural treasure and work of art, as well as being an operating theater. >> reporter: which meant every detail of the restoration also had to be proofed. >> the carpet had to be approved. this is the original pattern of the carpet. everything has to really focus on bringing back the glory of what fs once here. >> reporter: and it has returned
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jarod: i'm jarod miller. all my life, i've been exploring the animal kingdom. sometimes it's tense, sometimes funny, but always amazing. now i want you to join me, because when it comes to exploration, it's best just to jump right in. [laughs] [monkey screeching] welcome to 'animal exploration.' today we're going to talk about animals that are endemic, meaning that they're found in just one geographical location and nowhere else in the world. this is a little tenrec found only on the island of madagascar. so let's go find some
limited locations. here we are in northern california at the oakland zoo. let's get on inside. i've come all the way to the oakland zoo to find a very cool, very endangered little endemic animal found nowhere else in the world but madagascar, and they have them right here at the zoo. and this is my friend margaret, and margaret is holding a little tenrec. margaret: that's right. jarod: and when people see tenrecs, they look at them, and they go, cute little face, prickly little body, kind of looks like a hedge hog. a lot of people think it even looks like a porcupine. but the coolest thing about a tenrec is not only are they only found in madagascar, but, margaret, this is full grown, right? margaret: this is full grown. in fact, this is a 12-year-old tenrec. jarod: wow! can i hold him? margaret: yeah, absolutely. jarod: oh, cool. for you guys at home, to feel this guy, he almost feels like plastic.