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fly ♪ ♪ on the road to victory ♪ captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is friday january 19th 2018. welcome to "cbs this morning." an immigration showdown could cause the government to do a shutdown. we'll look at how it could affect them. >> the worst flu outbreak is killing more than 100 people a week. dr. tara narula is hoeing how this year's virus could kill patients in a manner of hours. we're in cape town south africa where the worst drought threatens more than a million people. plussed a disney, how a
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t-shirt and social media post brought two people together part. it's part of our series "a more perfect union." >> but we begin this morning with today's "eye opener," your world in 90 seconds. >> it's a rontten no good way to run your government. >> not going to vote fror for a 30-day shutdown. >> this is like a bulldogy do. put a cherry on top of it. nothing. >> the parents accused of torturing their 13 children entered not guilty pleas. >> this is depraved conduct. >> they've linked them. >> to solve a homicide in three weeks is outstanding. >> a wind blasted europe.
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>> it blew the guy right down the street. >> it is windy. >> a gasoline truck exploded near salt lake city. >> all that -- >> a car slammed into them. >> -- and all that matters. >> if we keep it like this we're going to win a lot of elections. >> it's the economy, stupid. did you ever hear that one? it's the economy. >> on "cbs this morning." >> we asked how the president is doing and their answers went exactly like this. >> can you do an impression of him. >> we're doing great. >> what's one nice thing you can say about donald trump. >> he has kind of cool hair. >> can you do an impression of the presentation for us? >> you're fired. >> announcer: this morning's "eye opener" is presented by toyota. let's go places.
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welcome to "cbs this morning." i'm john dickerson with norah o'donnell and gayle king. i'm not fired. >> no plans of that john. >> the senate has less than 18 hours to avoid a government shutdown. there's no sign of an agreement as talked come down to the wire. the house voted last night to fund the government for another four weeks. >> but senate democrats don't want that deal. they're actually holding out for an extension of the daca program, protecting young immigrants brought in as young children. nancy, good morning. what's the prognosis. >> at this point it is a high stakes game of who blinks first with government funding held in the balance. democrats say the gop stalling on the so-called dreamers has left them with no choice but republicans accuse them of holding the entire government hostage over one issue.
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in a preview of what's to come all but six house democrats voted against the funding bill. >> the only people standing in the way of keeping the government open are senate democrats. whether there is a government shutdown or not is now entirely up to them. >> those senate democrats say they have more than enough votes to kill the bill unless republicans cut a quick deal on daca. >> we lurch from week to week, day to day, month to month. this resolution kicks the can down the road and there is no reason -- >> the republican leader warns democrats will be to blame if the government runs out of money for first time since 2013. >> they're prepared to shut down the government. >> mitch mcconnell hinted.
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>> those have not been made fully apparent yet. >> the chaos has left nearly 700,000 daca recipients in legal limbo and now the government's ability to function is in limbo too. >> how does this end? there are millions of government workers who are pretty anxious right now. >> and they should be and the whole country should be and that is why it is absolutely imperative that the republicans now do what they have not done. 80% of the american people support dreamers. let's negotiate. let's get an agreement. >> democrats and some republicans are now pushing for a measure that would fund the government just for a few days to give the two sides time to hammer out an agreement on daca but it is hard to see, gayle, how that would make that much difference since this issue has been sitting in congress's lap since last fall. >> boy. we've got a lot of worried people this morning. thank you u very much nancy. if the government does shut down at midnight members of congress will still be paid, but
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hundreds of thousands of so-called nonessential government employees will go on unpaid leave. national parks and museums will be unstaffed and forced to close. other government assistance may be delayed because the government will be sidelined. the last government shutdown lasted 16 days and cost a reported $248 billion in so-called lost opportunistics. >> essentials -- if you receive medicare, medicaid they will still be paid and the u.s. postal service and fema will also stay in operation. president trump who tweeted shutdown coming question mark says he's trying to avoid a shutdown but says democrats, quote, want to see one. he spoke at a pennsylvania factory after there was a tweet to keep the government running. major gafrt traveled with the president last night and is with
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us now. good morning. >> good morning. let's be honest. the government shuts down on the one-year anniversary of president trump's inauguration? republicans in washington and on capitol hill need to stick together and blame democrats for this particular impasse. the president's twitter habits? yesterday that made it a bit of a challenge. inside a factory in pennsylvania roughly thursday 250 miles away from the drama, president trump attacked democrats for the shutdown. >> i think they want a shutdown to get off the subject of the tax cuts because they worked so well. >> mr. trump argued an extension of the children's health insurance program known as c.h.i.p. would be only part of a long-term solution. republicans ignored that take and included it in their short-term bill.
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they're focus ombudsman defense spending and border security both appealing to his base supporters. the white house insisted the stop at the keystone state was not a campaign stop but it sure felt like one. just over a month after an embarrassing party defeat, mr. trump endorsed one. >> it's nasty in washington but step by step by step just keep going, right? going. it is a nasty place. whew. >> well the president is discovering the hard bargains that must come with bipartisan bipartisanship in these polarized times. he's not the first president to learn that lesson. mr. trump promised he alone could cut the best deals and with time running out, the president will need a better strategy then. we'll see what happens. >> thank you.
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cbs news contributor ed o'keefe is a congressional reporter from the "washington post." he's on capitol hill. ed you're just about as plugged in as anybody there. tell us what's going to happen. >> as the president said it's pretty nasty norah, and it looks as if the senate around midday today will try to settle this. they'll either plunge into a shutdown or come down with an 11th hour deal to keep the government open just a few more days to sort out all these issues. the republicans said no we don't want to do it. the offer is on the table. if you vote against this we're going to make you pay for it. >> paul ryan said the only people standing in the way are the democrats. so it's a blame game. who will be to blame if the government shuts down. >> gayle, you're right. some people that work at the white house say it's all of congress. everyone's going to shoulder the blame a little bit. but, remember the issue in the senate is while the republicans
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control the place narrowly they require the democrats to get votes in order to hit a 60-vote threshold to avoid these procedural blocks that can happen on capitol hill. democrats say if you want our votes, sure we'll fund the government, but there are some priorities we have we want to address. the big one, of course is the fate of these immigrant d.r.e.a.m.ers. it's been on the table since septembr when the president started the clock, ending the program in march. they say why not do it now when everyone's got an eye on the bill they're ultimately going to support. >> they're trying to get democrats to do things the way democrats are with daca. are democrats totally unified in this strategy to use this strategy on daca? >> no. you'll see a handful vote to keep the government open. all of them are running for re-election this year in states donald trump won by double digits in 2016. they know they're going home to
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face voters who lean republican and want to see democrats working with republicans, so they'll stick with the republicans in this case. but otherses, most of the democrats, will vote against this. >> all right. ed o'keefe, always good to see you. thank you very much. >> thank you. the number of flu cases this season has doubled from what it was last year. 8-year-old zaina bb died. last year there were 322 flu deaths at the same time. the virus has been killing more than 100 people a week since mid-december. dr. tara narula is here at the table. good morning. this is so troubling when you put the numbers in perspective. >> it is. good morning to you, gayle. the cdc says the rate for hospitalizations from the flu has doubled since december. health officials are trying to spread the warning the virus does not discriminate as the
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season continues to worsen. >> from the time the whole thing started, the time he was gone was less than an hour and a half. >> that's how fast they say their son died. they say the 8-year-old collapsed at home just a day after being diagnosed with the flu. >> flipped him over on his back and his lips were blue so we called 911 instantly. >> tyler, who was also diagnosed with autism and a speech disorder suffered heart failure and couldn't be resuscitated even at the hospital his parents say. >> he was our only child and he was the light of our world. >> reporter: the flu kills thousands o people of all ages every year. >> we're seeing widespread flu throughout all 50 states. >> reporter: dr. lisa maragakis says some people need to be especially careful. >> the high at risk those very young and those above 65 years
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old and people with underlying medical conditions should seek medical care and get the anti-viral medications. >> reporter: from there patients can develop sepsis a life-threatening complication that can cause blood pressure to drop and organ failure and even death. his death is being examined but his mother could never believe it would be from the flu. >> i thought we'd get over it and be back to school by friday. i never imagined him not here anymore. >> federal health officials anticipate this year's flu season will continue for at least 10 to 12 more weeks. besides getting a flu shot the best way to prevent the spread of the virus is to wash your hands, especially if you're around those who are infected. >> tara thank you. >> sad to hear. the sentencing of a former usa gymnastics doctor larry nassar will take place next week so more can give statements.
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more than 70 women signed up to speak. he described his trial yesterday as a media circus. dr. jon lapook spoke with four of nassar's victims. he's at the courthouse in lansing, michigan. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. larry nassar is already serving 60 years in prison for other charges and now faces at least 25 more years after pleading guilty to sexual abuse. the disgraced former doctor is complaining that his health is suffering from listening to dozens of women at his sentencing hearing. that complaint did not sit well with the judge. >> i have to say this isn't worth the paper it's written on. >> reporter: judge rosemarie aqillina received larry nassar's complaints. in it he says now aquillana is
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having -- >> in the end it's like cathartic, you know what i mean? it was meant -- a cry for communing mental health. >> the judge did not hold back. >> you spent thousands of hours perpetrating criminal sexual conduct on minors spending four or five days listening to them is significantly minor considering the hours of pleasure you had at their expense and ruining their lives. >> reporter: among the survivors who spoke thursday jamie dantzscher. >> all you get to look forward to now is rotting in prison for the rest of your life. >> reporter: olympic gold medalist mckayla maroney's statement was read in court. >> he abused my body and left scars on my psyche that will never go away. >> so many brave women got up there and said you can know my name now. >> reporter: lindsey lempke and
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tiffany lopez gave statements earlier this week. >> now we have the control over him. >> he couldn't handle it. >> the survivors i spoke to said that they felt empowered hearing each other's statements in court, but clearly there's a lot of healing left to do. usa gymnastics is abandoning the national team training center at the karolyi ranch in texas. several of the victims had called for that move because they had been abused there. >> john thanks. police in phoenix say they have identify a serial killer responsible for three murders. he's accused of killing nine people during a three-week period late last year. carter evans is in phoenix with how technology helped solve the case. carter good morning. >> reporter: good morning. cleophus cooksey spent 16 years in prison for manslaughter and armed robbery.
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now, he'd only been out for about 18 months when police arrested him again. this time it was for the murder of his mother and stepfather. while he was in custody, police linked him to seven other killings. >> we can sleep a little better tonight knowing that his killer is caught. >> reporter: anthia wint said the first time she was able to sleep is when she was told cleophus cooksey was responsible for her son's murder. >> my brother was an innocent bystander, and it's sad that it was him. >> reporter: cooksey seen in this youtube video rapping about murder is accused of killing seven men and two women in the phoenix area from november 27th to december 17th all died from
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gunshot wounds. police credit advanced ballistics technology for linking cooksey with the murders. they allowed agencies to rapidly share, analyze, and process evidence from different crime scenes. >> we solved nine homicides in three weeks. i think that's astounding for any department. >> do you think you might link this suspect to other crimes? >> i think there is a possibility. in fact, i'm going to say there is a probability there are other homicides out there involving this same suspect. >> reporter: she said although it brings her closure, it doesn't bring her son back. >> he had a will for life and i can't imagine he's not here anymore. each and every day is so hard. >> reporter: police say they're still trying to determine cooksey's relationship with each of the victims and a motive for the killings. we have contacted his lawyer but have not heard back. gayle, he's being held right now
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on a $5 million bond. >> all right. thank you very much carter. a state of emergency is in effect for parts of connecticut because of flooding concerns. the coast guard sent cutters to break up the ice on the connecticut river. it's more than 3 feet above the flood stage. in detroit icy roads caused a car to slam into the back of a tow truck. you see on a dam contact video the driver managed to escape running into the middle of the interstate. there are no injuries in this accident. >> are you okay norah? >> i'm okay. he's strong. he's got it. >> all right. ahead, how an injury to
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prosecutors reveal chilling new details of alleged abuse suffered by 13 siblings in perris, california. ahead, children shackled for long periods and why neighbors failed to notice. >> you're watching "cbs this morning."
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bs broadcast center in philadelphia. this is cbs-3 "eyewitness news ". >> good morning i'm rahel eagles and viking playing the championship game this weekend at thethis is philadelphia's eagles green. 6:40 evening this sunday night underdogs but that's okay, winner goes onto superbowl 52 in just two birds. we send it over to kate way check on today's forecast, should be nice weekends for tailgating. >> definitely, y looking ahead to very quiet weather today through the entire weekends in fact with temperatures also going on very nice uphill swing. but talk about sunrise look at this shop, absolutely gorgeous. this is outside kutztown area middle school where there is still some snow, do watch for sun glare especially in the places that still have some snow on the ground, the glare off just the snow itself will be bad enough. but certainly with a very clear sky that will cause some issues as well, traveling east but the next few days are nice and mild, no wet weather returning to the forecast until next week, meisha. >> good news, thank you so much. looking outside right now we do have accident out there. so this was the boulevard southbound ramp to schuylkill westbound closed for pothole
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repairs. now we have report of an accident right there. so just heads up, very slow moving around this area. the pothole closure for repairs that however has reopened. accident schuylkill westbound at gladwynn involving four vehicles and injuries blocking left lane backups are extensive. give yourself ex an interest hour and a half. >> next update 7:55, up next after three years of drought capetown south africa could finds some water. good morning.
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there he is. russian president vladimir putin, he's not shy about showing his chest in public. yesterday he stripped down to his bathing suit and took a dip in the ocean. television showed him climbing down into the freezing water. look, he's not scared making his way across. he has a history of bearing he's been shown he's very comfortable in his own he's in his mid to late 60s? on an overcoat. >> he's here are three things you should know this morning. vice to leave today for the middle east. he'll hold four days of meetings with leaders in jordan and is rile. he's the first to go since president trump recognized jerusalem as israel's capital in
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december. hope hicks was scheduled to appear today. the committee is investigating possible collusion between russia and the trump campaign. the delay is expected to give investigators and the white house to find out what hicks can and cannot discuss. a new date has not been set. researchers report a major progress toward a blood test for detection of eight types of cancer. they include breast colon, and pancreatic pancreatic. johns hopkins researchers tested 1,005 patients. it found cancer about 70% of the time. the scientists caution the test is not ready for use yet. there are disturbing details about the years of alleged abuse on 13 children by their parents. the couple could face life in prison.
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david begnaud is outside their home in perris outside southeast los angeles where people are leaving cards and gifts. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, gayle. bail has been set at $12 million each. the abuse has been going on for years dating back to when the family was living in texas. the plan to escape was planned about two years ago. prosecutors say one of the 17-year-old girls snuck out of one of these windows on sunday morning and took another sip ling with her sibling got scare and went back david in chains. both are years of torture against their own children. he's accused of committing a lewd act zboents the is emotional abuse. this is depraved conduct. say in addition to the beatings the children were restrained with rope sthoos they began using chains and pad locks to chain up victims to their beds. these punishments would last for weeks or even months at a time. >> reporter: they allege the children were not allowed to use the bathroom take more than one
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shower a year or wash their hands above the rifts. they were fed very little on a strict schedule leaving them severely malnourished. >> the 29-year-old female victim weighs 82 pounds. >> reporter: the parents are accused of taunting them. >> they would buy food pies, leave it on the counter, let the children look at it but not eat it. >> reporter: the 13 children have not been to the doctor for years and have never seen a dentist. they're undergoing testing. adjusting to hard with none of them aware is. >> many of them don't know who religion had anything to do with it. they sof. there were journals found in the house. they will be crucial in the case. apparents were awake all night and apparently sleptpallntally the malnutrition was so bad that the muscles on the >> david thanks.
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inhuman. one year into thepresidmpcy hundreds of importanth and others remain % that's fewer than obama whominad 658 by the same point and president bush who nominatedump's nominees are waiting longer for senate confirmation. margaret brennan state department where many jobs are empty. good morning. >> good morning. elays have particularly impacted the state department and the they still haven't selected candidates for top slots like representative to the european union or the ambassadors to turkey, qatar, and south korea. >> i'm the only one that matters because when it comes to it that's what the policy is going to be. >> yet implementing the president's decisions is the responsibility of the government officials who work for him. one year into the trump administration hundreds of those jobs are unfilled. of the roughly 600 key executive branch positions, just 241 have been filled. 135 nominated candidates await
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confirmation, while 244 slots have no nominee at all very this president is lower than any prior president has been into getting people into top government. >> max stier. >> they're missing their top leaders in critical agencies across the government. >> there is currently no irs commissioner. national counterterrorism director or census bureau head. white house legislative affairs director mark short. >> i think it's part of the democrats' agenda to try to disrupt the senate. >> there's no south korean ambassador. no nomination has been made. why is that? >> there are a couple of places they need a nomination, margaret. i sep that. by and large it's the democrats obstructing the nominees. >> here at the labor department the number two spot sits empty like the departments of commerce
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and education. and while the administration says it does want these critical leadership positions filled they claim that some of those spots that sit vacant across the government are simply unnecessary. >> the president came to washington to andre the swamp. >> white house press secretary sarah sanders. >> if we can have one person do the job instead of six then we certainly want to do that. >> secretary tillerson has cut about 30 top envoy positions as part of his restructuring effort, but even he has been frustrated by the white house blocking some of his top staff choices. that coupled with democratic opposition has slowed down the trump administration. about 40% of their nominees still await confirmation. norah? >> it is incredible. i'm glad we're doing this story. there isn't an ambassador for south korea and this is one of the top challenges for the all of that. thank you. for the first time a major water because of a severe
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are dangerously low. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. normally i would be completely under water, but if you look back you see the dam critically low,s than 20% and this is one of cape town's main sources of watering a source that could run completely dry within a matter of weeks. surrounded by beautiful stretches of ocean it's hard to in the world to run out of allocated amount perthey've named day zero april 1 turned.> off. three tappingng o water supplies. looking for alternatives for public use. >> it's important for us not to waste water. >> reporter: securitybrought to the sites to keep violence from breaking out. going to to be terrible. we're not looking forward to that time. are now only allowed three
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" here's a look at some of this morning's headlines. saturday's women's march will bring protesters to the nation's capitol. tomorrow's march is expected to draw up to 10,000 people. there will also be demonstrations in other cities. today tens of thousands of abortion opponents will gather in washington. "the wall street journal" says six chinese ships covertly aided north korea, and the u.s. was watching. officials say satellite photos and other intelligence provide evidence the ships violated u.n. sanctions against north korea. the ships either entered ports in north korea and transported what u.s. officials concluded was illicit cargo to vietnam and russia, or they made ship-to-ship transfers at sea. at least six cargo ships were owned or operated by chinese interests. the u.s. says this breach to
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security resolution banning certain exports. china's foreign ministry says beijing full yy complies with the rules. a study says 20% of athletes with cte never suffered a diagnosis of concussion which was believed to be the only cause linked to the disease. researchers found it's not just a concussion that can lead to cte. the findings come amid growing concerns about children playing contact sports. our affiliate in boston says tom brady was at new england patriots' practice yesterday but did not practice. he was seen wearing gloves on both hands yesterday. the 40-year-old quarterback didn't speak with reporters as scheduled. they play the jacksonville jaguars sunday afternoon right here on cbs. later the minnesota vikings take
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on the philadelphia eagles in the nfc championship. and, gayle? >> his hand may be in pain but he's going to be on that field on sunday. >> i know. you know we'll be watching. stay tuned to instagram for all of our all of us in a picture wearing our jerseys. >> she's saying little hand prayers. >> yes. next james patterson is in studio 57 with the most troubling crime story of our time. and what was uncovered with new england patriots player aaron hernandez. we'll be right back. od question. this is win. and that's win's goat, adi. the coffee here is amazing. because the volcanic soil is amazing. making the coffee erupt with flavor. so we give farmers like win more plants. to grow more delicious coffee. that erupts with even more flavor. which helps provide for win's family. and adi the goat's family too. because his kids eat a lot. all, for a smoother tasting cup of coffee. green mountain coffee roasters.
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it is friday january 19th talk with republican senator cory gardner about what it will take to avoid a government shutdown tonight. plus "48 hours" takes a look at the aaron hernandez case through the eyes of james patterson. but first here's today's "eye opener" at 8:00. >> the senate has less than eight hours to avoid a shutdown. it's a high-stakes game of who blinks first with government funding held in the balance. >> let's be honest. the government shutdown on the one-year anniversary of president trump's inauguration? not exactly an advertisement for control in washington. >> who will be to blame if the government is shut down. >> if you ask around here republicans say democrats. democrats say republicans. some around congress say it's all of them. >> he was arrested for the
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murder of his mother and stepfather. police linked him to seven other killings. the cdc says the rate of hospitalizations for the flu has doubled since december. health officials and fallies are trying to spread the warning that the virus does not discrimination. professional race car driver danica patrick is dating again after breaking up with her previous boyfriend, a nascar driver. yeah. when asked why that relationship didn't work out, patrick explained, we were just going in circles. koenen had to hold his circle circles. right now democrats are rejecting gop proposals. the deadlock threaten os to shut down. the last one was in 2013 and that lasted 16 days.
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the house passed a bill last night to fund the government through february 16th. that includes the extension for c.h.i.p. the children's health insurance program which was added to gain democratic votes. >> president trump praised the house vote. he tweeted now the democrats need to vote. shutdown coming, question mark? nancy cordes is up on capitol hill. nancy, good morning. >> good morning. so here's where we stand right now. the funding bill did make "i" way out of the house successfully by and large with republican votes, but senate republicans are in a much trickier situation. in order to get 60 votes today, they need the support of at least ten senate democrats and maybe more because some republicans like south carolina's lindsey graham has said they're voting know. arizona's jeff flake said he is leaning no. the democrat chuck schumer is now proposing a very short-term
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spending bill, funding the government for just a few days while they work out a deal over daca. he says this hardball strategy is the only way to force gop leaders to the table before hundreds of thousands of gop o p d.r.e.a.m.ers face deportation. it's putting hundreds of thousands of workers on edge. the senate republican mitch mcconnell accused the democrats of creating a crisis that doesn't actually need to be addressed until earl marchy march but he also admitted he's having trouble crafting a daca compromise because he doesn't know where the president stands. >> nancy cordes thanks. cory gardner is also on capitol hill and is part of the senate budget committee. senator, good morning. it's good to have you. >> good morning. >> senator mcconnell has said it
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ee difficult to know where the president is. senator grailham has said the same thing. there was a time congress put a bill on the floor and they would sign it or not sign it. why aren't they doing that? >> look. i'm part of a bipartisan working group, a group of six that has put a bill together to solve this daca challenge, but we have time. i think it's irresponsible to shut the government down when we still have time to work we're still communicating, we still have opportunities to solve this problem. what washington doesn't need to do is pick up its sticks and go to its collective partisan corners. the shutdown politics we're seeing today are simply ridiculous. wh the blame? how about a bunch of washington bozos who can't seem to get the job done. >> one of the arguments for using the shutdown as lefb raj the president changing his opinion a lot, the only way to get the bozos in line is lining this up. >> i'm old enough to remember
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when chuck schumer was asking for a clean solution to keep the government open. simply chaos. to turn around and reject a that they absolutely refuse to agree longest funding opeever received. to reject this is irresponsible. look. we have time to get our wor to see this done sooner rather than later. i think it's absolutely criticale. but to solve these problems, you don't do it by simply throwing a temper tantrum and shutting the government down. irresponsible. >> what about the democrats idea of hammering out a short spending bill. >> chuck shum weren't to the floor to complain about bad policies of a continuing resolution and his solution is a shorter term. second verse same as the first. look. if congress had a yelp rating i'm pretty sure it would be low. >> meantime the clock is tickig senator. what's your prediction?
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>> i hope that adults in the room will come together and say, look, we're going to continue finding a solution for children who came to this country through no fault of their ownful we have a responsibility to do thatnd i believe there's anonymity to do that. senator, do you know any d.r.e.a.m.ers? >> look. i live in a town with many. first generation americans. our daughter 14 years old has many classmates where the only country they have ever known is america. it would hurt our communities, our men and women in uniform. you just did a story on the flu epidemic. what happens to cdc epidemic if a the government shuts down? let's do it responsibly. >> we're not going to call you bozos, but both sides say they
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want the same thing. you sound like squabbling siblings where your mom is at the driver's seat saying knock this off work this out. >> that's exactly what i'm saying. that's exactly what has to happen. >> all right, senator gardner. i can't wait to see how this turns out. on sunday john signs off as "face the nation." single tear. eight years ago is when he first sat in the chair in 2009. >> "face the nation" with chief washington correspondent bob schieffer, and now from washington substituting for bob sheefr cbs news legal analyst john dickerson. >> welcome again to the broadcast. bob schieffr is off this morning. >> look at john dickerson. on sunday he'll talk about the government funding and the standoff with mick mulvaney and senator dianne feinstein. how are you feeling? >> i'm feeling very happy to be here with you.
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football was the life blood of former new england patriots player erinaaron hernandez, but did it also lead to his death. he was convicted of murder in 2015 and died buy suicide in prison. james patterson calls this the most troubling crime story of our time. he takes on the case in a new book "all-american murder." he wonders if a degenerative brain disease could have contributed to the violent behavior. james patterson is here ahead of the cbs "48 hours kwkts special that looks at the life and death of an athlete. here's a preview. >> when i write a book i imagine a person sitting across fromme one person i'm telling him the story, and e don't want him to get up until i finish. >> that's where the body was found, right there, by the way. >> i did take a the body was cold. there were 45 rounds around the
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body no gun. >> in the man's wallet they found an i.d. oweddin lloyd, 27 years old. he played in 2017 for the boston ban did. >> you got a call from the police. >> i'm sorry mochlt yourm. oden was shot and killed. >> everybody out there is a it can't possibly be that aaron hernandez hernandez. >> oden got to know lloyd because they were dating sisters. apparently they hit it off. >> i knew he was haiging out with mr. hernandez. >> watching mr. hernandez on the football field was magical. >> i'm not sure you'll ever see another guy that could do what he could do. >> he signs a $40 million contract with the patriots. has got it made. >> this is probably one of the best days of my field, aaron was just charismatic. if you'd see aaron, he was always cracking a joke. >> to me a great guy, love of
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my life, father of my child. >> he had a secret life. >> his passing away was one of the most damaging points in his light. he went the other way. >> aaron hernandez was pulled out of his home in handcuffs this morning charged with murder. >> this has got to be a mistake. >> involved with murder? i could see that. i know he fooled a lot of people into thinking he was a great guy. me, i'm one of them. >> guilty of murder in the first degree. >> i was devastated completely devastated. my whole world changed. he's all i know. >> you hears stories from the fall from grace and this might be one of the most tragic of all time. >> this is where the clock ran out for aaron hernandez. he killed himself in his cell yards from here in this >> he wasn't an evil man, no he
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wasn't. he was a sick man. what made him sick was football. >> "48 hours" contributor james patterson joins us now. good morning. >> good morning. >> we know cte is a brain disease and is cautioned -- we should say linked with repeated blows to the head. his brain was given to boston university. >> weirdly, my niece who is a neurologist at boston university, she actually handled his brain. >> what did they found? >> they found for his age the amount of damage they had never seen in anybody under 45. he had severe damage. is so much bigger than cte. >> i think it's much more complicated. >> why? >> i think if you take a guy who has psych co-pathic tendencies -- look. most people who have kill people. this guy definitely killed one, tried to kill another one and
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maybe killed two others. but i think with cte, their psych oh pa thick tendencies and an incredible amount of drug use. >> what first drew you do this story? >> a number of things. my family moved to boston when i was 19 -- a teenager. i was a patriots fan. that's a piece of it. my initial reaction when i heard he was involved is oh, my gosh we've got glock and -- this can't happen. we can't break up this -- nobody believed it. the detectives when they found his name on the keys they said it can't be that aaron hernandez. there was that. all the violence that had happened from university of florida days. you know there are at least four possible murders that this guy committed. so that was intriguing tome. i do think this is the most complicated, interesting murder
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story in the last 25 years including o.j. >> why? >> o.j. was a simple -- look. whatever did or didn't happen there, it was one incident. here it was several incidents and it kept getting worse and worse and worse. i do think that the suicide is probably cte-related. >> related. >> mm-hmm. >> and i think he was really -- during the last year or so he was really off his rocker. but interesting father figures could appear. urban meyer was a real father figure and did a great job for him at university of florida. bible study was brought to his house all the time. and the sheriff at one of the prisons, sheriff hodge i think, also became a father figure for him, and that seemed to calm him somewhat. >> you gave uslly good tease. >> i'll tell you what. this show -- what's going to knock people's socks off, this guy, he's so handsome his smile is incredible. he had so many gifts, a
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beautiful fiancee, beaut baby beautiful house. >> you can watch "48 hours" "all-american murder" part of a double feature right here on cbs. prince harry and meghan markle were greeted by lots of hug. everybody loves her. ahead, how they were introduced as the british couple. you're watching "cbs this morning." we'll be right back.
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prince harry and megan mark cal visited a group. this was their third official outing. they introduced mar cal to the british people. two swimmers are safe this morning thanks to a drone. ahead, a first of its kind-rescue. but first your local news. .
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>> good morning i'm rahel solomon the city of philadelphia last week game. >> 94wip eagles fans, south philly. vinny curry signed autographs, eagles and vikings sunday night, and the winner goes to the superbowl. >> we send it to ever katie this weekend's forecast, should be beautiful one. >> looking good with temperatures also on the nice uphill climb so high pressure on the side, generally clear sky, little vale of cloud cover trying to work its way in hands full of spots but you're going to see predominantly sunshine throughout the course of the day, temperatures meantime still in the 20's and teens so still cold but not as harsh as
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recent mornings have been. not going to have ton of winds to have to worry about here throughout the course of today let alone the rest of the weekends. notice the spike on the thermometer, too for the four days sandwiched in the middle here generally either flirting with or in the low 50 's but nuisance bridges its way in, by tuesday weekends all-in-all looking good. >> sure does, thank youment looking outside still to this very serious accident kelly drive. so kelly drive right now is closed because of overturned vehicle. near hunting park avenue, you will have to use the alternates mlk drive or the schuylkill your best bet emergency puddles between 579 and route 29, one lane open here take a look at this, bumper to bumper, bumm for bumper here, traveling around 10 miles per hour, i would say traveling little less than that. give yourselves extra time there. accident in delaware involving five vehicles. still there rahel over to you. >> thank you next update 85:00, a ahead how ooh a teacher led two strange tears life saving kidney transplant.
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welcome back tow you some of this morning's headlines fr a with tax savings some employers will boost 4 a dozen companies are raising payments or making retirement plan. the new tax law cut corporate tax rate from to 21%. a new plan to fight congestion would make new york the first city to require payment to drive. by the year 2020 cars driving south of 60th street could pay $11.52 and trucks $25.34 and taxi for hire could see surcharges of $2 to $5 within the next year. the revenue would be used to improve the city's subways and
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buses. the governor is avoiding what he calls congestion pricing. a drone saved two swimmers caught in a rip current. it's fit time a drone has been used in such a rescue. the two teenagers were struggling in the waters off new south wales. lifeguards happened to be training with rescue drones a half mile away. they quickly dispatched a drone. they dropped a pod that allowed the swimmers to reach the shore. >> very cool. he kept his campaign promise to pass a major tax reform law. major garrett takes a look at the progress on one of his top priorities scaling back government regulations. >> regulations, oh boy. that's a lot of regulations. >> president last month established an event to show he's cutting regulations
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complete with ceremonial scissors. >> one, two, three. >> in december the white house agency said congress took quote, 22 deregulatory actions for every one new regulatory action. law professor gary says they're not as much as they contend. >> most were housekeeping or regulations that the obama administration started to pull off the books. >> the administration can claim sole credit for these deregulatory moves. the protection for yellow stone grizzly bears and the rescinding rules for hydraulic fracking on public land. but the republican-led congress can take a lot of the credit including appealing obamacare rules that haven't yet taken effect. what would have made it easier
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to file class action lawsuits. and protect waterways from coal mining waste. >> congratulations, mr. president. >> reporter: in the year since taking office the president has certainly slowed down and in some cases stopped new regulations. >> we canceled or delayed over 1,500 plannedctions more than any previous president by far. >> but despite numerous photo ops and public signings the president still has his work cut out for him. >> reporter: that's great showmanship, and it certainly has convinced a lot of people that the regulations on the dramatically decreased under president trump, but they haven't. >> cbs news white house chief correspondent major garrett is back again. joins us at the table. major, you're very plugged in. let's start with what most are thinking. >> shutdown. >> yep. >> white house officials now say the probability up to 50%, which is the highest it's been in the
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trump administration. the white house officials say he will not travel as he had been planning to to florida if this is not resolved. i want to read you a text from one of my best sources on capitl hill who does traffic and talking points which is why i like this person. he sends a t to me. a variety of aassumptions motivations and choices have combined everything to the edge of a confrontation and no one expected and have no tools to forestall absent significant rethinking. these are the lourhours, ladies and is required. >> who does the thinking? rethink and the democrats and republicans or thromake their point and do it in a verys going to be solved by mounty tonight. >> donald trum deal. >> i've heard him say that yeah. >> outstanding or what is viewed as the the one-year anniversary? >> we just did a pieould be right behind the tax bill. the president believes defining legislative accomplishment of his first year entire
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first term. it's significant. as i talk to peopl untry in business who look at this administration and say what's really changed for them but they felt the climate for federal regulations changed substantially. some have been withdrawn, but they also know no new coming. and for them that certainty has been ano hire or invest and that climate obama administration. >> talk about the wall major. 70% to want this wall. >> they don't want the whole s meaningful because it's definitional and it's close to those who wer in the first not decouple himself from their desires and he sim will i will not. he may redefine what it but he'll press for it relentlessly. >> this situation over the >> give us your sense of growth or lack of same in the white house in terms of justbusiness. >> the president failed on health care because he could not work wit place where they could all agree. it's a much republicans than tax cuts. but they worked much more hands-on. that's conversation. what the president needs to
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learn now is how to have a persuasive enough and durable enough to have a shutdown. if there's a shutdown? >> it feets like t very, very short one, just for the weekend. the people need to one a resolution that can manifest itself maybe early monday. major, thank you. a $35 t-shirt helped a man in need of a lifeline. ahead in our series
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in our ongoing series more perfect union" aims to show that what u divides us. two strangers had li yesterday. the story of two fathers. one suffering from kidneyildhood
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and the other giving the gift of life. don dahler shows how a good morning. >> good morning. we met both richie and rob here in nours before thursday's surgery. the two men now share an from a t-shirt and a viral social media post. >> what was the moment when you realized they need to have a transplant? >> well, you know what? there are five moments, and those are my five kids. that's what my inspiration was. i've got to do something. i'm desperate. >> suffering from chronic kidney disease and facing his own mortality. he knew a little desperation could go a long way. >> this little baby right here is all covered with pixie dust. >> reporter: over the summer while on a family vacation at disney world, rob, a single father of five wore this t-shirt for nine consecutive days, with a plea his blood type, and a prayer. >> if i could get one person with my blood type to respond
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and it's a match, it's forth $35 investment for the shirt. a couple asked to take a picture and post it. first day, 90,000 post first day around the park my phone wouldn't stop ringing. >> it's not like i needed two kidneys. >> a father two of from indiana, richie sully. >> my biggest worry my daughters losing me or not getting to time to spend time with them. it was kind of a no-brainer. >> what is that process? >> a few trips to new york a od work. every month or so we'd do another round of labs. >> as you can imagine, it's an emotional roller coaster. i can't say enough about this guy. >> after a mountain of tests and months filled with anxiety, rob received word richie's kidney was a match. >> tell me the moment you got the phone call. >> i broke down i screamed but, of course screaming in new york, everybody ignores you anyway. words cannot explain.
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this guy is saving my life. he's saving my life. he's giving me more time with my kids. >> he doesn't have only two good kidneys, he has a big hearst. >> bigger than you can ever imagine. >> the doctor brought up what will you do after the surgery if rob never calls you again? i don't know how to answer that. we talked all the time by phone. >> that would make me a cheap date. >> a horrible person. >> one i didn't think he would do that. two, it's not my kidney anymore. >> the reason the media is picking it up is not because of me receiving a kidney but this guy doing this. >> for a complete stranger. >> exactly. the cure for chronic kidney disease is here it ee humanity and this guy is the new name for humanity, because everyone can help. we can report the vurjry was a success, both richie and rob are doing well. both are resting comfortably at the hospital and both will stay in the city for the next few
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weeks as doctors monitor their progress. >> they are certainly bonded for life. i marvel that a total stranger dwould that. >> he wanted to be anonymous but then i decided i needed to let people know not to be afraid and this can give hope to so many other people. by the way, if you donate a kidney kidney, you immediately go to the top of the recipient list in case you get sick and need another kidney. it's very important. >> that's good. i like what he said. the cure is humanity. >> great guys so fun. >> thank you, don. >> a story of grace. >> yes. you can hear more of "cbs this morning" on our podcast. find extended interviews and podcasts on apple's itunes and ipodcast. next all that matters this week. you're watching "cbs this morning."
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tomorrow on "cbs this morning: saturday," indianapolis colts quarterback andrew luck an injury kept him off the gridiron this season but he's been a familiar face in indy classrooms and libraries. how he's helping kids and adults hit the books. that's tomorrow. >> i'm thinking about don's story. he told us the guy, the donor, was on the bus -- took three trips to new york, 14 hours by bus. that says something about his commitment to help somebody he didn't know. i can't get over that. there are good people in the world. there are. that does it for us. we invite you to tune in to the
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"cbs evening news" tonight with jeff glor. that's tonight. we take a look back at all that matters this weed. we'll see you monday. it's a high-stakes game of who blinks first. >> i believe the democrats want to shut down. >> this resolution kicks the can down the road. >> they'll either plunge into a shutdown or come up with some kind of 11th hour deal. >> president trump used this word. >> i did not hear him use that word. >> your silence is complicit. >> assuming he said a version of what he said it's hugely problematic. >> a missile may strike in five minutes. >> a false alarm. >> this is the front page headline after that happened. >> you can see the connecticut river. it's filled with huge chunks of ice and as the ice dam breaks it pushes water into nearby homes and neighborhoods.
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>> larry nassar is accused of sexually abusing girls. >> three individuals were chained to some type of furniture inside the residence. >> with so much silence being broken by so many brave people against so many high-profile people, i felt it was important to add my story to theirs. >> do you believe matt lauer abused his power? >> i am not surprised by the allegations. >> many people thought matt lauer was behind you losing the "today" show. your last day was very emotional and i don't want to upset you here either. >> don't worry. i'm not going to start crying. >> oh okay. >> are you kidding me? >> that's why people watch sports. >> those moments. >> vikings fans everywhere losing their collective minds when their team scores that
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winning touchdown. >> 99-year-old vikings stand, millie walsh she's going to the super bowl. nfl communicationer roger goodell surprised her with two tickets during sunday's win. how does that go. ripped from the jaws -- >> ripped victory from the jaws of defeat. >> yes, thank you. >> we didn't make it up. >> i work at cvs. >> really? cbs? i would love to work at cbs. the president of cvs pharmacy joins us at the table. has that ever happened to you people get cbs and cvs mixed up when talking to you? >> all the time. >> all the time. >> change between so many different british accents. how you do do that? >> it's pure technique. >> wasn't that you when you got the job? >> more flips in my celebration, gayle. ♪
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♪ you give love a bad name ♪ >> see, that's why we're glad that jon bon jovi is singing it and not me. john is appalled. nancy has a new appreciation -- >> you have read me long. you have imperiled me with
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winner goes to the superbowl two weeks from now go eagles. now checking with katie with the forecast you. >> said it looking ahead to pretty quiet weekend all-in-all with nice warming trends to go along with it, take a look, overlooking philadelphia offer in the distance things are very quiet looking, you see the sun reflecting off the skyscrapers in the distance there and pretty clearview as well. now, actually going to continue to warm trends into the upcoming weekends, for that big game down at the linc 44 degrees at kick off. we should hit high that's near 50 through the course of the tailgate that afternoon and but it is just tranquil, up until that point too. now, into next week still mild at least initially but there is new storm brewing at that point. and it will be a rain make they are time on tuesday you'll need an umbrella. meisha? >> katie thank you. we still have live chopper three right now over a very serious accident, with injuries on kelly drive. kelly drive is closed near the strawberry mansion bridge so it is actually closed, between the strawberry mansion drive and fountain green drive take a look at that vehicle avoid
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the area at all costs your alternates will be mlk drive and the schuylkill. then going outside we also have another accident out there, actually had kind of string of them this morning and now it is the blue route blue route southbound past lima springfield, you can see it as you look out there on the censor map, lots of red. let's traveling less than posted speeds, give yourself extra time in that area. >> thank you that's " eyewitness news" for now join us for "eyewitness news"
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