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captioning funded by cbs it's friday, june 29th, 2018. this is the "cbs morning news." breaking developments. at least five people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a maryland police station. police say it was a targeted attack. >> it's not accurate. >> it is accurate. >> mr. chairm, will you allow the witness to answer? >> a firing back and forth on he latest hearing into the 2016
today's "capital gazette" the morning after a gunman opened fire inside its newsroom. >> the first victim's name is wendy winters. the second victim is rebecca smith. third victim is robert hiaasen. fourth victim is gerald fischman, and the fifth victim is john mcnamara. we're deeply saddened that we've had to make these notifications. >> several shots have been fired. >> reporter: 38-year-old jarrod ramos has been charged. he was carrying a shotgun and smoke grenades. >> they just went straight in there. when he heard them coming, he threw his weapon down and less
lives were lost. >> reporter: the "gazette" reports he has a longstanding guj against the newspaper. he filed a defamation suit but the judge dismissed the case. they used facial recognition. authorities were seen searching his apartment late last night. >> reporter: and, again, five people killed. and the paper already writing stories about each of them, what they meant to the newspaper and what they meant to the community. anne-marie. >> angelica al va rez. thank you. on "cbs this morning," norah o'donnell will be in annapolis with the latest on the investigation. >> and the battle lines are being drawn on who will replace retiring court justice anthony kennedy. president trump said he'll choose a nominee from a list of at least 25 names he nominated last year. this will be mr. trump's second
court pick and will likely give the conservative court an edge. >> reporter: senate democrats joined protesters outside the supreme court vowing to block the president's nominee. >> women's access to safe legal abortions on the line. >> reporter: they argued the senate's republican leaders should delay a confirmation vote for months the way he held up and eventually sunk president obama's pick, mayor garland. >> reporter: that hope was quickly dashed. >> the senate will vote to confirm justice kennedy's successor this fall very and because mcconnell moved to change the laws last year, supreme court nominees can now be confirmed by a simple majority. there are 51 republican senators. >> the president knows he doesn't need democratic votes. >> the president will need a
fair-minded and open congress. >> reporter: republicans expect the president to nominate a strong stconservative along the line of his first pick, kneel gorsuch. >> if you look at the list last time, any one of them are really, really good. >> reporter: the vote could hirj on two pro-abortion rights republicans. >> i don't think we have a nominee yet. >> reporter: alaska's lisa murkowski and maine's susan collins who says she wants a justice who views roe v. wade as settled law. senators are discouraged from asking a nominee how they would rule on a particular case, though, collins and the rest of the senate will dig through the
thousands of documents by next week. a september 7th hearing is set for president trump's former campaign aide. george papadopoulos lied last year. he is cooperating with the special counsel, robert mueller's investigation, into possible collusion and the trump cam pape. and first lady melania trump made her second trip to immigration facility. she met with border officials in tucson, arizona, yesterday. she toured a facility in phoenix also. last week she visited a shelter in texas. rescuers in thailand continue their search for members of a youth soccer team
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authorities say the recruits heard the toddler crying and found her. she had a few cuts and scrapes. an investigation is under way. a new heat record is broken, and controversial remarks related to the maryland shooting. those are some of the headlines on the morning newsstand. "the hill" reports commentator mike yiannopoulos's call for shooting journalists wasn was just a troll. he said he couldn't wait for the vigilante squads to start gunning down journalists on site. he said it was a way to get journalists off him. after the shooting yesterday yiannopoulos said he had been joking. politico reports on speculation about possible successors to white house staff chief john kelly. potential replacements reportedly include mike pence's chief of staff nick ayers and office of management and budget
director mick mulvaney. white house spokesman lindsay walters said she spoke to both and both disputed the report. "time" says recent irrigation water seems to be the result of e. coli tainting of romaine lettuce. the illnesses in 36 states were traced to romaine lettuce grown in yuma. the outbreak started in the spring, but it is now other. the "chicago tribune" reports a brazilian boy reunited with his mother says he cried almost every day when he wasn't with her. yesterday a judge ordered the release of the 9-year-old from a migrant shelter. he and his mom were separated in late may after recently crossing the border. she was released from a detention center earlier this month and has applied for asylum.
and "usa today" reports the city of oman may have had the highest ever recorded on earth. in quiriyat it was a sultry 108.7 degrees. the online site weather underground said it set a new world record. humid marine air prevents the city from cooling off at night. i hope your air conditioning is working. >> still ahead, dropping in. violent weather in ohio sends a backyard staple flying. aleve pm for a better am.
here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. caught on video, high winds in iowa sent a trampoline flying through the air. severe thunderstorms with winds up to 80 miles an hour downed trees and power lines across central iowa yesterday. on the "cbs moneywatch," driverless cars may soon be delivering your groceries, and amazon takes on the pharmacy industry. diane king hall is at the new york stock exchange with that and more. good morning, diane. >> good morning, anne-marie. well, amazon is shaking up the health care industry by acquiring an online pharmacy. the ecommerce giant announced
the acquisition of pill pack, which offers free source of medication and home delivery. it sent stocks plunging between 8% and 10%. overall on wall street banks experienced a gain. the dow rose 98 points. the s&p 500 gained 16 points. the nasdaq gained 68 points. california discloses the largest privacy law in the country. the law will require what mpanyw information and how they're sharing it. consumers will be able to prohibit the personal data. it passed with unanimous support. it takes effect january 1st, 2020. the standards approved yesterday are intended to help determine how much airlines need to reduce the growth of greenhouse gas emissions from planes. the international civil aviation organization is working on an
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a surveillance camera captured an suv crashing into a barbershop yesterday morning in charleston, west virginia. police say the 35-year-old driver had some sort of medical episode, crossed the median, and drove straight into the front of a shop. it wasn't open yet and there was no one inside. the driver wasn't hurt. one the most recognizable names in american retail is closing its doors for the last time today. john schiumo reports on the end of toys "r" us. >> reporter: it thrilled generations of children. but the shelves at toys "r" us stores across the country are now bare. >> it's something i grew up with, and to see it now and see, it's sad and heartbreaking. >> reporter: charles lazarus opened his first stifore in 194
selling baby furniture in washington, d.c. a few years later, he turned his attention to toys. with catchy jingles and a logo a child might right, toys "r" us grew to revolutionalize retail that others followed. >> toys "r" us was the largest toy retailer for a good chunk of its 70-year history. it was iconic in many ways. >> reporter: but the company eventually fell on hard times. attempts to alleviate mounting debt failed, and the once dominant brand declared bankruptcy. >> a combination of the structure of the company plus the advent of an online shopping universe just made survivability impossible. >> reporter: the chain announced it was going out of business in march with some 700 stores shutting down. the final 200 closed their doors for good on friday. shoppers leaving this new jersey store for the last time said it good-bye to an old friend. >> i have my grandson, anddaughr, the last of toys
"r" us toys. >> reporter: a disappointing end to what was once the world's biggest toy store. john schiumo, cbs news, new jersey. cyndi lauper is looking into people and homelessness. law per's true color fund looks at how they're providing services. washington and massachusetts ranked first and second on the list. they look into whether states have mental health counseling and aid aimed at transgender youth, including hormone therapy. and police in texas were called in to wrangle an unusual suspect, an alligator. a customer walking in a walmart parking lot wednesday morning spotted the eight-foot gator. it apparently got out of a nearby pond. they coralled the alligator and taped its mouth shut. coming up on "cbs this
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our top stories this morning. five people are dead after a gunman opened fire at the office of a maryland newspaper. the suspect is in custody as investigators continue to search for motive. it's report head had a longstanding grudge against the newspaper. police say it was a targeted attack. >> and president trump plans to make his pick in the next few weeks on who he wants to replace last night he met with key republicans and senators to discuss the vacancy. it was an ordinary day for a man in georgia on his way to the gym when he spotted something that didn't look right. as michelle miller shows us,
following his instincts led to a random act of kindness. >> i started praying and asked god to please send me somebody safe to help me. >> reporter: after she broke down in her wheelchair, on his way to the gym, bilal quintyne simply started pushing. >> what told you she needs my help. >> you're the first person to ever ask me that. i guess intuition. i asked her, do you need any help and she needed it. i jumped right to it. >> it wasn't the workout the 24-year-old boxer expected. he was frustrated by motorists and pedestrians just passing by. >> i don't care what're going through. when god calls you for help, you're supposed to help, period. >> reporter: were you thinking to yourself, man, his mother raised him right. >> for sure. he act lik was omy sons or th >>eporter: beari georgqu tooi--
delivered her home 30 minutes later. both forgot to exchange numbers. >> i think i was in shock or disbelieve, but i didn't get his name or anything. >> reporter: over a month went by until another chance encounter. >> i ran into the young man that was videotaped everything and the first thing i said was what's his name and give me his phone number. >> reporter: she called, and they reunited days later. and then the following sunday she took him to church where he was honored. >> i stay in touch with her and make sure she's okay. you can't do wrong doing good, and that's what it's about. >> reporter: whittaker's wheelchair is all repaired. buy local started a gofundme page to replace her handicap accessible van recently lost in an accident. >> you okay? >> uh-huh. >> reporter: now thedom er helped her has taken a seat by her side. michelle miller, cbs news, new york. well, coming up only on "cbs
this morning," the latest on immigrant children separated from their families at the border. we'll speak with attorney michael avenatti and a woman who worked inside a facility for separated children. plus, how has life changed for the accusers who came forward in the "me too" movement. we'll hear from two "new york times" journalists who went back and talked to the men and women who spoke up. and in our new series, "reporter's notebook," our john dickerson shares the need for civility in politics. that's the "cbs morning news" for this friday. thanks for watching. i'm anne-marie green. have a great day. -- captions by vitac -- www.vitac.com