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job cuts in the energy sector. the question is how long can some of these small producers hold out at $47 a barrel oil before they shop. that's maybe what they're hoping for, they're going to keep pumping oil until some of the small producers stop. >> and they want to wait it out, too. >> yep. >> "early start" continues right now. breaking news a break noou for airasia flight 8501. investigators are one step closer to finding out why the plane suddenly crashed. the divers finding the tail section that's where the black boxes are expected to be. happening now, police across the country on alert warn that officers could be targets of gangs. we're breaking down the new threat coming up. >> i dangerous arctic chill across the country. millions facing a brutal blast of cold weather. windchills up to 50 degrees below zero. schools closed.
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flights cancelled. we're tracking what enthusiasm need to know for the day. >> wear a jacket and hat. that's what you need to know. >> good morning, welcome to "early start." i'm christine romans. >> i'm john berman 5:00 a.m. in the east. we do have breaking news for search for flight yooiz yooiz. we got word that divers located at least part of the stale section of the plane. look at these pictures a major crucial development that could be a turning point in this investigation which has been set back again and again and again by rough weather and high seas in near zero visibility. it's in the section section of airbus 320-200. all of the black boxes with this tail could be key to the investigation. let's get the latest with anna coren in surabaya. in good morning, anna. >> reporter: yeah hi john. we're learning more information about this tail that was found
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upside down largely submerged in mud at the bottom of the seafloor. they came across it at 5:00 this morning by sonar. they've been working day and night. was actually find in the second priority area. they used other sonars to verify its existence. they then sent down a camera and then the divers. that's when the divers were in the water and they confirmed this was in fact the tail of airasia flight 8501. now, we just learned from officials that they are going to send in a subsalvage vehicle. this is going to lift up the tail of the plane, in the hope that those black boxes are actually there. now, we haven't had any confirmation from the divers that have been in the water late this afternoon as to what they have discovered. but obviously, of the fact that they are going to send in this submarine that will lift up this wreckage on to the boats indicates that perhaps they will need to do that to actually get
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into the tail get into the debris to see if they can actually locate those black boxes. they're two critical black boxes. the flight data recorder and the cockpit audio recorder that john they hope will have the answers as to why this plane crashed in the java sea with 162 passengers and crew on board on the 28th of december. >> divers in the water searching that zone again, looking through the pieces of debris in that tail section. anna coren, let us know if you hear anything. police officers across the country are on alert after a new worning from the baltimore police department. a man carrying a loaded .22-caliber handgun walked into a baltimore police station tuesday morning allegedly on orders from one of the city's street gangs. his orders were to test the police station's security. officials say officers found the gun when they searched 29-year-old jason armstrong after they say they noticed him acting strangely and smelling of
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marijuana. baltimore's police commissioner said it's lucky that dofrsofficers did not end up in a terrible situation. >> let me say an armed gang sent a member into the police station to test our security. that is alarming for us. that is alarming to me. and i'm going to send a message along those lines to understand that we're not going to cower. we're not going to back down. literally this was not a rumor. clearly this was not something that was hyperbole. this happened. >> armstrong said the street gang forced him to enter the police station. now, he faces a variety of weapons and drug charges. police officers in new york may be taking extra precautions that baltimore officials are recommending. new figures show a drastic plunge in the number of arrests and summonses from nypd officers especially from minor offenses. that drop occurring after two office were murdered in a patrol car last month. the police union denies that officers are fearful or that
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there's any kind of organized work slowdown. but there are suspicions because of the rift between many police officers and mayor bill de blasio. union officials say that they are scared and that police officers are doing their job. and they point to this. two officers who were at the end of their shifts who raced to a robbery scene in the bronx on monday and were shot by suspects. the father of one of those officers told cnn's don lemon about the moment he was told his son had been hit. >> the first thing that comes to your head is like this really can't be happening. and then of course when he's telling you that he's critical and he's been shot twice. i think the worst things possible can go through your mind. >> both injured officers andrew doce and aliro pellerano are expected to recover. of course our miguel marquez has the latest on the shoot-out and the hunt for the suspects.
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>> reporter: john christine, we are learning a lot more about the situation that new york city police officers found themselves in. five officers total say nypd responded. they were all getting off shift when they heard about this robbery in progress. they all responded. some of them perhaps did not even have their safety vests on or their protective gear, when they responded to this robbery. when they called into the dispatcher you can literally rather the adrenaline in their voices. >> shots fired. shots fired. shots fired 187 tiebout. 187 tiebout. >> when the officers got to the area they didn't go directly to the robbery location. they cased the entire area assuming that the robbery was now outside of that area. they were in fact right. they saw them at another store down the way. that's when that individual who we believe was jason polanco at the window of a deli turned
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around and fired a .44 revolver at the officers. he got off three shots, they say before getting away. >> he fires three guns -- three rounds in the .44 caliber magnum. very large caliber handgun. he believe he drives by after that because he had no rounds in the gun. >> one of the officers got off three shots. he's the only officer who fired said nypd. he hit one of the spthts in the leg. that person checked in to a new york hospital. police say he fed them a line and it became clear this was somebody connected to the robbery attempt. he then led them to the person who brought him to the hospital. and then to jason polanco, all three in custody. this is absolute proof that there is no shoulddown out there, police say. and that these police officers were offduty and they responded to have are dangerous situation.
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new this morning, the fbi will investigate a deadly shooting at a va clinic in el paso texas. sources say a gunman shot and killed a doctor tuesday afternoon and later died from a self-inflicted wound. there's no known motive for the shooting. the facility will be closed today as investigators question staffers and patients who witnessed it. lawmakers back in control. republicans in control of both houses. mitch mcconnell has stain over as the senator your leader. john boehner is once again the house speaker but it didn't happen without a scare that played out on national television. the ohio congressman had to overcome much strong than expected opposition. ultimately he did get the votes he needed to avoid what would have been an embarrassing second ballot. he was sworn in for a third term as speaker. >> i do. >> thank you very much. i pronounce you speaker of the house. >> thank you, thank you. >> i think the goal is to do important things for the country. and my colleagues have given me
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an opportunity to be their leader. and the people of kentucky have given me their confidence for another six years. and so i think it's probably not a great time to be measuring the drapes but rather looking to the question of whether or not we can make a difference for the country. >> republicans who oppose john boehner as speaker are already paying the price. the speaker has moved quickly to remove two of them from the influential house rules committee. congressman steve scalise not backing down. the embattled republican holding a news conference where he's expected to discuss this 2002 appearance before a white supremacist group. scalise is moving forward with fund-raising plans for an happy hour donor. he's the number three in the house. >> right, there have been calls for him to step down. he said he will not. president obama will meet with new republican leaders next week at the white house. he said he's looking forward to
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an exchange of ideas but he already has vowed to veto what could be one of the first bills that lands on his desk. that would be for construction of or approval of the keystone pipeline. the project is still being reviewed eye by the state department. the white house said it is not up to congress to circumvent that review. the president is expected to make a brief stop in detroit he will appear at an assembly plant to tout the economy's comeback until researchence in manufacturing. the plant was shut down this week because ford dealers have too many energy-efficient cars on their lots. the plant will reopen monday. >> people are buying. >> i think it was a supply exchange. >> right. in december people were buying suvs like crazy. let's take an early start to look at "your money." looks like investors are taking a break. asian shares up. u.s. stock futures up. the dow slid another 130 yesterday on top of big losses
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monday. you can see that chart shows a tough start to the year. the dow slid 2.5% in the first three days of trading. oil prices are falling. crude oil now $47 a barrel. an almost six-year low. oil was trading above $100 just this summer. the prices slashed in half still falling. great news for drivers. terrible for energy producers in countries. that is the big story. that and the dollar and euro. weakness in europe strengthened in the u.s. that's the big theme playing not markets. >> things are good here. not in europe at all. 11 minutes after the hour dangerous temperatures across the country. closing schools, cancelling flights. how low will these temperatures go? how long is this all going to last? stay with us. e only return i'm looking forward to. for some every dollar is earned with sweat, sacrifice, courage. which is why usaa
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box. the key question is whether they're in this section, this part of the tail section. we should know the answer to that perhaps soon. all right. it is cold out there. really cold out there forecasters say a mix of wind and cold across the midwest could push windchills below 40 below. temperatures are potentially deadly. >> dangerous conditions have closed schools throughout the midwest. major cities kansas city minneapolis, chicago, des moines, indianapolis omaha. schools in green bay will start a two-hour delay. schools in cleveland and milwaukee, they haven't decided yet, but it's way cold there, too. many parents worry that keeping schools open could lead to dangerous conditions to the buss that get the kids to schools. 142 collisions reported in the baltimore area on tuesday. at least three students were injured. chicago officials are expecting a tricky commute. last year's polar vortex, that's going to lead to fewer rail
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delays. drivers need to be extra cautious on the roads. another dangers, ponds and lakes icing over. an 8-year-old was rescued tuesday after falling into a frozen pond. he was described cold but conscious on the way to the hospital. >> as you say, his parents were described as -- >> terrified. >> roads in pennsylvania very messy. it did little to deter accidents, in wexford, this car slid under a truck hauling rock salt and started fire. icy roads wreaked havoc in indiana. six trucks slammed into each ear on highway 65. the highway was shut down for more than five hours. the deep freeze affecting air travel. more than 1,000 flights cancelled nationwide on tuesday. could be more of the same today. passengers from southwest flight on route to philadelphia they
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had a scare when the plane hit a patch of rough air and suddenly it got rocky. >> there was no warning like a big lurch. a big lurch where people were flung up out of their seats. a stewardess i believe threw a bag of garbage accidentally all over the place. it looked quite disastrous in the back of the plane where we were. >> how cold is it? enough to make the great lakes steam? that's right, water vapor on lake superior. it's beautiful. >> deep purple. >> isn't that deep purple "smoke on the water?" thank you very much. how much longer will the deep freeze last let's get to our meteorologist pedram javaheri. >> massive high pressure in place. 30 million waking up to temperatures below zero. that's just the ambient air
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temperature. factor in the air temperature. 70 million people warned for windchill advisories for 40 to 50 below zero in the northern tier of the country. chicago not out of the question. -these gusts could make it feel 30 below zero. current temperatures low single digits in chicago. 5, feels like 15 below. minneapolis, minus 3, feels like 25 below. miami escaping all of this. 70s across the board could warm up to closer to 80 degrees in the region of south florida. here's your forecast incredible to think these are the forecast high temperatures minus 1, chicago. minus 4 in minneapolis. 20 in the 20s in new york area. massive school closures in place across this region as the jet stream has taken a nosedive to the south. the trend again looks to be in place for at least the next three to four days until a gradual slight warming trend. disgraced former virginia
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governor bob mcdonnell plans to appeal his correctional sentence. before he was sentenced he told the judge he was, quote, heartbroken and humbled. afterwards he still insisted he was innocent but made mistakes. >> and as i said in court, i am i fallen human being. i've made mistakes in my life. i always try to put the best interests of the people first as governor. but i have failed at times and some of the judgments that i have made during the course of my governorship have hurt myself my family and my beloved people of virginia. and for that i am deeply deeply sorry. >> mcdonnell's wife maureen who was convicted along with him, she will be sentenced next month. the naacp is calling for the new grand jury to consider charges against the police
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♪ breaking news this morning. a crucial part of airasia flight 8501 found overnight. divers located the jet's tail just hours ago. this piece of the plane, it could hold the black boxes, of course this would be key to finding out what went so wrong with this flight. we're live with the very latest ahead. police officers on alert.
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warned they may become the targets of gunmen. baltimore police revealing their own security scare, as two new york officers recover from being shot. we're breaking down the new threat to police officers and how they may be responding. dangerous cold weather across the country. millions facing this arctic chill that has already closed schools and cancelled flights. we're tracking what you need to know for this cold day. welcome back to "early start," everyone. i'm john berman. >> i'm christine romans. nice to see you this morning. 30 minutes past the hour. let's begin with this breaking news this morning. 11 days into the search for airasia flight 8501. part of the plane's tail section has now been found. divers fighting stormy seas and near zero visibility they have reached what is potentially a crucial turning point here. why is it so important? the black boxes in airbus a
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a20-200 if discovered could reveal why this plane went down. let's go live to anna coren in indonesia. anna the black boxes that the drivers want to bring up are tantalizing for investigators. they want to get in there. even if it's in not this particular part of the tail really important that finally a piece of this wreckage has been found on the seafloor. >> reporter: yeah and such a significant piece of the wreckage as well. look, it is very promising, there's no doubt about it. and according to officials, they are deploying a subsalvage vehicle to retrieve the tail. it was going to be used for the rest of the plane body to be lifted up from the bottom of the java sea. they're now dispatching it for the tail. they do believe that the black boxes are inside. there are divers that have been in the water all this afternoon. it's just on 5:30 in the
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afternoon local time here in indonesia. but certainly, those divers have identified and been inspecting the tail. and not decision has been made to pull it out of the mud. it was found upside down deep in the mud. it's now being pulled out of the mud. that is the plan so that they can then pull it apart and hopefully find those black boxes. we've also learned today that another body has been found. taking it to 40 the number of people that have been recovered. but there's still another 122 passengers and crew who are missing that were on board this airasia flight 8501. but, christine, we're also learning that once the black boxes are retrieved that the data will be analyzed in jakarta, the capital of indonesia. so it will not be sent anywhere else. it's all going to be handled here. and it's obviously, once the information is downloaded we
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will then know what exactly happened to this plane and what went so terribly wrong. >> anna i wanted to tell our viewers we're looking at new still photographs from tv-1 from the divers who have located the tail of the airasia flight 8501. some of the photos you can seat divers in their rubber suits, in rubber boats on top of the surface, giving the thumbs up sign clearly indicating to each other that they have found something. other photos are the divers actually under water. a major, major find here. any sense from investigators, anna of how optimistic they are that they're going to be able to find that black box? >> reporter: look i think the facts that this large chunk of the tail was found upside down deep in the mud. and, from the pictures that we have seen it does look relatively intact. there's then this hope that those black boxes are there. we heard from the ceo from
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airasia flight 8501 tony fernandes a little earlier. he put out a tweet saying that if the right part of the tail is located, the black boxes will definitely be in there. but certainly, all assets have deployed to this area. it was a second priority area. it wasn't even the first priority area. it was by sonar that they discovered this wreckage. it wasn't actually by the pings emitted from those black boxes. so definitely a major breakthrough and a great deal of hope in this find. >> anna coren in surabaya. keep us posted if anything is found. thank you, anna. a new warning from the baltimore police department has officers around the country on alert this morning. baltimore officials say a man carrying a loaded .22-caliber handgun walked into a police station tuesday morning allegedly on demand of a street gang to test the facility. officers searched the 21-year-old jason armstrong
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after they notice head was acting strangely and smelling of marijuana. the commissioner said it's lucky they did not end up in a terrible situation. >> a member of a gang sent a member into the building to test our security. that is alarming to us. that is alarming to me. and i'm going to send a message along those lines to understand that we're not going to cower. we're not going to back down. clearly this was not a rumor. clearly this is not something that was hyperbole. this happened. >> armstrong told police that the gang forced him to enter the police station. he now facing a variety of drug charges. >> and a drastic plunge in the number of summonses by nypd police officers a plunge the
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police union denies officers are fearful. and there is any slowdown due to a rift between the mayor and the force. two officers were shot by suspects. the father of one of those officers tells cnn's don lemon about the moment he was told his son had been hit. >> first change comes to your head is like this really can't be happening. and then of course when he's telling you that he's critical and he's been shot twice, i think the worst things possible can go through your mind. >> both injured officers andrew doce and aliro pellerano, they're expected to recover, thankfully. miguel marquez has latest on the police shoot-out and the hunt for the suspects. >> reporter: john christine, we're learning a lot more that new york city police officers found themselves in. five officers total say nypd responded. they were all getting off shift
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when they heard about this robbery in progress. they all responded some of them perhaps did not even have their safety vests on or their protective gear when they responded to this robbery. when they called into the dispatcher, you can literally hear the adrenaline in their voices. >> shots fired. shots fired. shots fired. 187 tiebout. 187 tiebout. white chevy camaro. >> when those officers got to the area they didn't go directly to the robbery location. they cased the entire area assuming that the roshry was were outside of that area. they were in fact right. they saw them at another store down the way, that's when that individual who we believe is jason polanco is he window of the deli fired at the officers he got off three shots before getting away. >> he fires three guns -- three
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rounds a .44 caliber magnum handgun. >> police say this all unraveled very quickly. one of the police officers got off three shots. he's the only officer who fired said nypd. he hit one of the suspects in the leg. that person checked into a new york hospital. he said he fed them a line. he then led them to the person who brought him to the hospital. all three individuals in custody. two under arrest. the third in custody. police saying look this is absolute proof that there is no slowdown out there. that these police officers were off duty. and they responded to a very dangerous situation. john christine. >> all right, our thanks to miguel. new this morning, a deadly shooting at a va clinic in el paso texas will be investigated by the fbi. sources tell cnn that a gunman shot and killed a doctor tuesday
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afternoon and later died himself from a self-inflicted wound. there's no known note tiff from the shooting. the facility will be closed as investigators question staffers and patients who witnessed this tragedy. republicans in control of both house us of congress as lawmakers get back to work this morning. mitch mcconnell taking over as senator majority leader. and john boehner returning as house speaker but not without a scare that played out on national television. the congressman managed to overcome opposition but ultimately he got the votes to avoid an embarrassing second ballot and get sworn in for his third term. >> i do. >> thank you very much. i pronounce you speaker of the house. >> thank you, thank you. >> i think the goal is to do important things for the country. and my colleagues have given me an opportunity to be their leader. and the people of kentucky have given me their confidence for another six years. and so i think it's probably not a great time to be measuring the
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drapes but, rather looking to the question of whether or not we can make a difference for the country. >> republicans who opposed boehner are already paying a price. moving quickly to remove the two from influential house rules committee. >> you're not going to be part of this committee if you're not going to vote for me. >> the president said he's looking forward to an exchange of ideas when he meets with republican leaders next week at the white house. he has already vowed to veto one of the first bills to land on his desk. that would be to approve construction of the keystone pipeline. the project is still being reviewed by the state department. there's a nebraska court that has to weigh in on this and the state department would have to review it again if that happens. the white house insists it's not up to congress to circumvent that procedure. time for "your money." the stocks are up. 130-point slide yesterday on top of a 330-point rout monday. up 2.5% in two days.
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stocks are a correction of 10% in stocks long overdue. and healthy for the market. there has not been a correction in stocks since 2011. that's remarkable. what's rattling the markets here? this is driven by crude oil. $47 a barrel right now. that chart unbelievable bearish. cut in half since the summer. it's great for consumers. you have lower gas prices. it's scary for energy companies because, look they're expecting to make $70, $80, $90 a barrel. 47 is rough. >> and dropping. >> i should say a lot of the people in the industry they're hedged right? they've got hedges so that for a long time they were withstand lower energy prices but if some point they don't turn around -- >> how long the saudis can last longer. millions across the country are facing temperatures that get lower and lower and lower. schools are closed in major
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cities. 1,000 flights cancelled yesterday. we're breaking down how bad this will get -- next. i'm an idaho potato farmer and our big idaho potato truck is still missing. so my buddy here is going to help me find it. here we go. woo who, woah, woah, woah. it's out there somewhere spreading the word about americas favorite potatoes: heart healthy idaho potatoes and the american heart association's go red for women campaign. if you see it i hope you'll let us know. always look for the grown in idaho seal.
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breaking news this morning, divers in the java sea have located a tail section. the backlack boxes are mounted in the tail section of the plane.
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is it the part they found? divers are at the bottom of the sea going over this piece by piece. this is such a big moment for them because of setback after setback. but they hope they can get their hands on those black boxes soon. we'll bring you the latest. >> the still photos are dramatic. we're getting new ones every minute. back here in the u.s. it is the weather people are talking about. the cold weather. forecasters say the mix of wind and cold across the midwest could push windchills under 40 below. temperatures that are potentially deadly. >> these dangerous conditions are closing schools throughout the midwest. parents scrambling to change their plans today because it is so cold outside. we're talking public schools in major cities like kansas city minneapolis, chicago, des moines omaha. many parents worry that keeping schools open will result in wrecks like these. chicago officials are expecting a tricky commute this morning. they're warning drivers to be extra cautious on the road in a
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lookout for black out. and other dangers, ponds and lakes have been icing over. a little boy in northeastern illinois was rescued tuesday after falling in a frozen pond. he is expected to recover. roads in pennsylvania a sheer mess. plows were out in force but it proved too little to deter major accidents. in wexford, a car slid under this truck hauling rock salt start, a fire. and this truck plowed into a building after hitting ice. icy roads causing problems in indiana. ics six trucks plowed into each other. and affecting travel as well. nearly 1,000 flights cancelled tuesday. could be the same today. check your flight. let's get to meteorologist pedram javaheri for an early
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look at your forecast. good morning, guys. let's show you what's happening across the country. the high temperatures as remark only as they come not often you see this setup, minus 1, high out of chicago. minus 4 in minneapolis. some areas could be closing in 40 below zero. that's why schools across this region public schools, closed. atlanta, dropping off to the 30s. after the 60s a couple days ago. atlanta went from 56 down to 34 on tuesday. new york city dropped off in the lower 20s on tuesday. and that trend seems to stay put for the next couple of days. lunchtime forecast today, minneapolis minus 10 feels like minus 30. across new york it will feel like 10. with were the tall buildings, around manhattan, you're going to run into significant windchills in those buildings. it looks like it will continue as a gradual warming trend
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returns to your forecast. let's take a look at what's coming up on "new day." alisyn camerota joins us. good morning, guys. we'll have the latest on the big find overnight. the tail of the airasia flight 8501. are the critical black boxes still inside there? and we'll also tell you the latest thinking what sent that plane into the java sea. also the baltimore police department warning law enforcement across the country after a suspect tried to sneak into the station armed with a gun. we'll speak with the white house press secretary about what the white house is doing to calm tensions across the country. we will also have more developments on the 7-year-old sailor gutzler. the sole survivor of the plane crash. we'll speak to another young woman who was also the survivor of a plane crash and what happened in her life after that tragedy. we'll have all that and much more when chris, mikaela and i see you at the top of the hour. 48 minutes after the hour. the contents of a 220-year-old
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220 years after paul revere and samuel adams first placed it in the corner of the massachusetts statehouse a small time capsule is now open. and its contents have been oh, so carefully removed. what treasures did the box hold?
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cnn's alexandra field was there at the museum of fine arts for unveiling. >> reporter: christine, john, physically, we're talking about something very small, 5 1/2 by 7 1/2 inch but really it's enough to take us all the way back through history to this nation's very beginning. these relics were first combed together back in 1795. it's been 220 years. and now the whole world finally gets to see what's inside. five newspapers, 23 coins, one of them stretches as far back as 1652. a model imprinted with george washington. a paper seal of the commonwealth of massachusetts. and perhaps most significantly, a silver plate with the names etched on it paul revere and samuel adams. they're the two men who put these relics together in the first place back in 1795. on the 4th day of july, they buried them together under a cornerstone at the massachusetts statehouse, and that's where they stayed. it wasn't until 1855 that all of those things were found.
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they were removed, they were cleaned and they were conserved again. this time put in a brass box that was made just for the occasion. actually, when you look inside the box, you can see the name of the maker etched inside. the items were then placed back in the box back at the cornerstone at the statehouse. just last month, they were found again. it took a conservator from the museum of fine arts seven hours to carefully dig that box out. you can actually see some of the white plaster marks still on the brass. it took about five hours to carefully unscrew the eight screws that held it together for all of these years. and took another hour to unpack the contents. those contents will soon go on display. they'll take certain steps to try and conserve them. but soon the world will be able to come here and see those contents, those relics that were left behind. eventually, the time capsule will be reconstructed and returned to the statehouse. but until then, people will have an opportunity to see part of the story of this nation's history in the way that the
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great patriot and founding father really wanted us to. christine, john. >> alexandra field. thank you for that. >> they got a lot done. they were very busy men. >> i love the newspapers and money. basically information and currency. what's changed? >> we'll see that. falling oil prices falling gas prices. good news for drivers. but could this all lead to layoffs? and what's it doing to the world economy? jittery right now. an early start on "your money" next. well, did you know that playing cards with kenny rogers gets old pretty fast? ♪ you got to know when to hold'em. ♪ ♪ know when to fold 'em. ♪ ♪ know when to walk away. ♪ ♪ know when to run. ♪ ♪ you never count your money, ♪ ♪ when you're sitting at the ta...♪ what? you get it? i get the gist yeah. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. ♪so nice, so nice♪ ♪sweet, sweet st. thomas nice♪
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trading at $47 a barrel. cut in half. great news for producers. and quite frankly for the stock, exxonmobil's stock has dropped by $50 billion. other big players like chevron and connickco phillips hit hard. and one of the reasons we're in this mess we are starting to see job cuts in that sector. job cuts in houston. some of these are high-paying jobs. >> as cutting back on things like risk and expiration. you're not going to take risks if the money's not there. >> some of these producers are hedged. there are hedges against some of these laws for some producers. 58 minutes after the hour. the breaking news this morning. the breakthrough in the search for airasia flight 8501. "new day" takes that up right now. ♪
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the tail section of airasia flight 8501 has been found. >> divers are in the water looking for those black boxes. >> the tail may have come away from the aircraft in the violent thunderstorm event. >> temperatures potentially deadly. >> wind chills easily 20 to 30 below zero some areas could be closing in on 40 below zero. >> we'll be monitoring it on a minute-by-minute basis. baltimore police urging other east coast police agencies to be on heightened alert. >> i'm going to send a message, we're not going to cower, we're not going to back down. >> this is another indicator of the dangers that our officers face in the line of duty. >> good morning, and welcome to your "new day," it's wednesday, january 7th 6:00 in the east chris cuomo and alisyn camerota here. breaking news in the search for airasia flight 8501 divers say
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they've found the tail section of the jet in the murky waters off the java sea. the tale is where the flight data recorders are located. you're looking at the pictures coming in. divers had to be down about 100 feet bottom of the sea. images show the airasia logo other debris that all seem related to this crash on the seabed. >> all this as we learn that the pilots of the ill-fated flight never picked up the paperwork, the weather report before taking off. meanwhile, another body has been pulled from the water bringing the total number to 40. and cnn learning that the victims' families will receive roughly $100,000 in compensation per passenger. we have the developments covered. so let's begin with anna coren line on the ground in indonesia. good morning, anna. >> hi alisyn. as you say, a major breakthrough in day 11 of the search for airasia flight 8501. with teams discovering the

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