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good morning to our viewers in the west. it's friday, march 9, 2018. welcome to cbs this morning. president trump accepts an invitation to meet face-to-face with north korea's dictator. after trading insults, threats, we'll look at the risks and rewards of the potential high-stakes summit. >> despite strong opposition from republican allies, the president orders steep tariffs on steel and aluminum inports. why mr. trump says he has no choice. >> police say a 14-year-old boy took his dream of being a cop way too far. he's accused of impersonating a sheriff's deputy. we'll hear from a woman who says
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he came to her house in uniform. plus, more and more women are kicking off their high heels. how a cultural shift is leading many to trade fashion for comfort. >> but we begin this morning with a look at today's eye opener, your world in 90 seconds. >> both korean leaders kim jong-un said he's committed to denuclearization. >> the president agrees to an unprecedented meeting with kim jong-un. >> just before south korea notified the president that kim was ready to deal, president trump signed a tariff proclamation. >> matter of necessity for our security. >> police in london say nearly two dozen people sought treatment after a nerve agent was used on a former russian spy. >> the fbi now investigating a police beating caught on body cam in north carolina. >> -- his head.
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>> clean-up is under way for millions of americans who were hit hard by the monster nor'easter. >> it's a war zone on our street. >> all that. >> do or die for bama. got it! roll, tide! >> serena williams makes her official return to singles tennis. >> mom has still got it. >> and all that matters. >> solidarity around the world for international women's day demanding gender equality. >> i heard a construction worker on the way to work, he was yelling at a woman, hey, gorgeous, i support your professional goals and hope you're treated with respect today. >> on cbs this morning. >> south korean officials delivered a letter today from kim jong-un, the leader of north korea, to donald trump, inviting him to meet and promising to halt his missile test. wow. >> this can only mean one thing. dennis rodman is going to get the nobel peace prize. unbelievable. >> dennis set it up. >> this morning's eye opener is presented by toyota, let's go
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places. >> welcome to cbs this morning. gayle king is on assignment so bianna golodryga is with us. good to have you here. >> good to be here. >> we begin with what's really a stunning shift in the u.s. relationship with north korea after the two countries seemed to be drifting toward war. president trump has accepted an invitation to meet with north korea's kim jong-un. >> it would be the first meeting between a sitting u.s. president and a leader of north korea. which is still technically in a state of war with the united states and south korea. kim reportedly has offered to put his nuclear weapons program on the negotiating table. with the goal of making all of korea nuclear free. >> president trump tweeted last night, great progress being made, but sanctions will remain until an agreement is reached. meetings being planned. face the nation moderator margaret brennan is in washington with the moves that led to this startling
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turnaround. margaret, good morning. >> good morning. well, no world leader has been willing to meet with kim jong-un. now president trump says he plans to do so without any precondition. he made the call himself yesterday, based on the assurances of u.s. ally south korea, that kim jong-un promised to hold off on further nuclear or missile tests. south korean national security adviser chung eui-yong made the stunning announcement after dark outside the white house. north korean dictator kim jong-un wanted a face-to-face encounter with the american president. >> he expressed his eagerness to meet president trump as soon as possible. president trump appreciated the briefing and said he would meet kim jong-un by may. to achieve permanent denuclearization. >> reporter: eui-yong had just delivered the message to the president which had been
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conveyed to him from the north korean leader during a dinner in pyongyang. it was not without significant risk. both men are unpredictable and have little diplomatic experience. there's a void at the state department. the lead u.s. diplomat on north korea is quitting. there is no assistant secretary for asia. the president has not appointed an ambassador to south korea. >> they will be met with fire and fury. >> reporter: it is quite a turnaround from the heightened rhetoric of the last year. when the president regularly ridiculed kim. >> rocket man is on a suicide mission for himself and for his regime. >> reporter: kim called the president a dotard and mentally deranged. after the north and south reopened talks during the winter olympics, mr. trump signalled that meeting with kim was a possibility. >> we're in very close contact. we have come certainly a long way. >> reporter: early thursday, secretary of state rex tillerson expressed skepticism about talks. but this morning, he claimed
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kim's dramatic change of posture led the president to agree to a meeting. >> this was the most forward-leaning report that we've had in terms of kim wrong jong-un's willingness, desire for talks. >> reporter: secretary tillerson said it would take, quote, some weeks to arrange this meeting. the president himself anxious to get the word out about a potential meeting with kim personally alerted reporters last night, this has never happened before, that a major announcement from the south koreans was coming, norah. >> it is unusual. what else can you tell us about how this unfolded behind the scenes? >> you never see a foreign official standing in front of the white house making an announcement about the president's schedule. it's unusual to say the least. this rollout was not planned. what we know is that white house officials thought they'd take time to mull over this decision. perhaps have lower level encounters before a presidential one. but president trump made this
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call personally. he did speak to secretaries mattis and tillerson. they weighed in, as did the vice president, and you are hearing today from the secretary of state that he has not been convinced that this face-to-face meeting actually means north korea is ready too know gonegot away its weapons. at a minimum, it's safe to say this news here in washington has taken the focus away from what has been a rocky week for the president, especially given that republican outcry over the president's decision on tariffs. >> all right, margaret, thank you so much. we know this will be a big topic sunday on face the nation with you so we will be watching. south korea's foreign minister says his country's president moon jae-in is confident that the talks could lead to the denuclearization of north korea. moon declared the planned summit a historical milestone. he had previously called for diplomacy between the north and the u.s. holly williams is in seoul where there's also skepticism about the benefits of a meeting. holly, good morning.
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>> reporter: good morning. well, the current administration here in south korea wants to engage with north korea. but many other people here say the north simply cannot be trusted and will never give up its nuclear weapons. on the face of it, north korean seems to have made some contentions. it's agreed to talk about deing news nuclearization and says it will freeze its missile and nuclear tests. if these talks go ahead, then the reward for north korea is huge. because if a sitting u.s. president meets with north korea's dictator kim jong-un, then that helps give him some credibility in the eyes of the world which is exactly what north korea craved. remember, also, that north korea has reneged on previous deal, all the why continuing to develop its nuclear weapon. the big question in this part of the world is just how far china will go to enforce sanctions and force north korea to denuclearize. china has been cracking down,
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but for years it's been north korea's biggest trading partner and a lifeline for the regime. john. >> holly williams in seoul, thank you. nicholas burns was u.s. ambassador to nato and undersecretary of state for political affairs under president george w. bush. he's now a professor. let me ask you this question. on one hand, this is a major breakthrough. as holly mentioned, north korea's reneged before. former secretary gates, defense secretary, said i'm tired of buying the same horse twice when talking about north korea. so where do you see this recent move? >> you know, i think you have to say, in a way, john, it's positive that the president and kim jong-un are turning toward diplomacy. we are on a collision course with north korea. there was a possibility of a war with unpredictable and potentially catastrophic consequences. so if there's going to be a period of the next two or three or four months of diplomacy, i think that's positive. the problem is, this is a big
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gamble. because as you've been seeing, the north koreans violated their agreement with president clinton, violated their agreement with president george w. bush. i was in both administrations and saw that happen. kim jong-un is in a very strong position. he has nuclear weapons. he's made progress on his ballistic missile and nuclear test. he's just about maybe on the verge of having the capacity to achieve a nuclear weapon that can hit the united states. so what are his motives here? he wants legitimacy. his father and grandfather did not meet with an american president going all the way back to the 1940s. he want has jit malegitimacy. i think he'll be open to negotiating some transparency about his nuclear weapons. i don't think he'll give them up. for the president, our president, this is going to be about as difficult as it gets and a major gamble. >> there's an interesting piece this morning in "the new york times" that says actually that gamble, which you talk about, that this could actually bring the two countries to the brink
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of war if there is failure in these talks. play that scenario out. >> normally what we do here, norah, any prior american government, you start with lower level talks. the secretary of state would be involved. you really want to test whether the north koreans are serious. whether they're willing to dismantle their nuclear program before the president gets into a room with an historic, historic room, meeting, with the north korean leadership. if president trump and kim jong-un fail in their summit efforts, there's really nowhere else to go. that then could drive us back towards thinking about a military option to stop the north koreans from developing a nuclear weapon that could hit the united states. so that's where the gamble is. and there's no track record here. kim jong-un hasn't met with the chinese leadership. he's not met with the south korean leader. >> as you know, the president doesn't have a deep bench of advisers. the top negotiator is leaving. we don't have an ambassador to south korea. how concerned are you about that
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void? and i'm being completely serious here. could we see dennis rodman even coming in and advising the president about this upcoming meeting? >> well, this is very serious. the state department has been dismantled. you have no american ambassador in seoul. no north korea expert. so you don't have a bench. you don't have the talent you'd normally have because president trump has forsaken the state department. >> all right, nicholas burns, thank you. this morning, china accused president trump of damaging the global trade system. the president officially announced a 25% tariff on imported steel and 10% tariff on imported aluminum yesterday. jericka duncan is at the white house with how the move does not go as far as it could have. >> mr. trump said those tariffs are flexible, they can go up or down and that certain countries could be exempted. the white house says these tariffs could roll out in just two weeks. >> we just want fairness.
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>> reporter: president trump decided to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, arguing he had no choice. >> they're a matter of necessity for our security. >> reporter: the president signed the order surrounded by steel and aluminum workers. >> our industries have been targeted for years and years. decades, in fact, by unfair foreign trade practices leading to the shuttered plants and mills. the laying off of millions of workers. >> reporter: the tariffs will hit u.s. allies like britain, germany, south korea, japan and australia. china, the focus of the president's ire on trade, will largely be spared, as it accounts for only a small percentage of u.s. steel imports. senate minority leader schumer said letting china off the hook was a mistake. >> it's so typical of this white house. even when they have a good idea, they mess it up.
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because they don't think it through. >> reporter: top republicans lobbied the president to change course. >> tariffs have the potential to significantly undermine u.s. jobs. i'm just not a fan of broad based across the board tariffs. >> reporter: mario draghi called the president's decision dangerous. >> this is gary cohn's last meeting in the cabinet. >> reporter: the president's economic adviser gary cohn resigned after failing to convince mr. trump that tariffs were a bad idea. >> he may be a globalist but i still like him. >> reporter: the president also joked that cohn could return to the white house after he, quote, made another couple hundred million dollars in the private sector but according to the president, cohn would not come back as an economic adviser because president trump noted, he said he just wasn't as strong as we wanted him to be on
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tariffs. john. >> thanks, jericka, don't let the door hit you in the back on the way out, extraordinary thing to say. stormy daniels, the adult film actress suing president trump for the light to talk about her alleged affair is talking to "60 minutes." her lawyer tweeted this photo of daniels with "60 minutes" contributor anderson cooper. you'll see that interview in the weeks ahead here on cbs. >> it will be quite an interview. florida governor rick scott will meet with families and victims of the deadly school shooting today before he decides to sign new gun legislation into law. new audio reveals what happened in the moments after the gunman opened fire inside marjory stoneman high school. >> my daughter just questioned me from school, she's at stoneman douglas and she says there's an active shooter. >> the broward county sheriff's office released nearly a dozen 911 calls. adriana diaz is in tallahassee with how the audio reveals a clearer picture of what happened during the attack.
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adriana, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. of the 81 calls that went to broward county 911 operators, 10 were released, including one that appears to be from a student inside who was afraid of raising his voice. many of the other calls came from parents who were relaying information from their children inside. >> she says she's behind the desk right now but the shots were close. >> reporter: the calls from parents flooded local 911 operators during the shooting. >> it's okay. it's okay. >> reporter: in one, a panicked mother is overheard speaking directly to her daughter. >> i love you. i love you. it's going to be fine. can you hide somewhere? can you play dead? >> reporter: seconds later, police escorted the students from the classroom. >> 911, what is your emergency? >> reporter: in a call from inside the school, a cry for help had to be whispered. the caller too afraid to be heard by the shooter. >> marjory stoneman douglas high school is being shot up. >> is being shot up? are you at the school?
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i can't hear you. are you at the school? >> reporter: also released, radio transmissions between law enforcement including the school resource officer, broward county sheriff deputy scot peterson who has been scrutinized for staying outside the building. >> possible shots fired. >> reporter: peterson's lawyer insisted he thought the gunfire was happening outside. but just two minutes into the recording, peterson's attention was already on the building where the shooting was unfolding. >> we're looking at the 1200 building. >> reporter: he radioed that the disturbance was happening inside. >> we also heard it over by inside the 1200 building. >> reporter: peterson who's denied any wrongdoing never entered the building to confront the shooter. and at one point, even warned first responders to stay away. >> do not approach the 1200 or 1300 building. stay at least 500 feet away at this point. >> reporter: peterson has since retired. now, yesterday, the broward county sheriff's office said it wants to release the
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surveillance video but that decision is ultimately up to a judge. norah. >> can only imagine. adriana, thank you. 458,000 homes and businesses are still without power this morning as the east coast recovers from two deadly winter storms. strong winds downed trees and power lines across the region. some people have not had electricity since last friday. and another coastal storm could bring more snow to the east early next week. in new jersey, a man died after he drove his car around roadblocks and into live wires. this is the second strong related death from the most recent nor'easter. the new jersey governor launched an investigation into how utility crews responded to the storm. around 180 british military personnel are being sent to the scene of a nerve a gent attack on a former russian spy in southern england. investigators are working to determine the source of the chemical. military specialist will help remove contaminated items. sergei skripal, a russian double
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agent, and his 33-year-old daughter are in critical condition. 21 people sought medical treatment following sunday's attack. moscow denied any involvement. >> the story is becoming more and more alarming. dramatic new video appears to show a former police officer beating a man accused of jay walking in north carolina. >> put your hands behind your back. >> okay, okay. sir, look, sir, don't -- >> ahead, why it took more than six months for the officer involved
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he good morning. time now is 7:27. foggy conditions for your friday morning commute. here's a live look at the
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golden gate bridge. very difficult to see in some areas. reduced visibility. please be careful out there. we have a fog advisory in place for drivers across the span. an accident along northbound 87, right as you approach curtner avenue, and it has things backed up all the way to 85. it's about 37 minutes up to 101. and 280 that's getting slow. 18 minutes from 680 over to 85. and 101 drive heading through oakland very foggy, as well. neda. pretty soupy mess out there. we haven't seen this in a while, a low cloud cover is out there all across the bay. so you're looking at the very tops of the "salesforce tower" now. here's the bay bridge, as well. so yes, it is slow going out there. please be careful. visibility is low in spots. zero-mile visibility for half moon bay and petaluma. hayward down to 2, oakland airport down to a third of a milibility.
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happy international women's day. it's amazing. i feel like everyone is getting into it. >> fast food giant mcdonald's also honored women by flipping its golden arches into a "w." other food chains have been inspired to make changes too like burger queen, jacqueline in a box, long jill silvers, thank goddess it's friday and wendy's just added an arrow saying girl. >> did they really flip those ms upside down? >> they did. >> that's pretty cool. well done. >> girl. >> welcome back to cbs this morning. here are three things you should
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know this morning. the markets are trading higher after the newest jobs report out this morning. it showed the biggest hiring surge in more than 18 months. the economy added 313,000 jobs in february. the unemployment rate was unchanged at 4.1%. the labor department says that's because the surge of new jobs brought hundreds of thousands of people back into the job market. false information on twitter travels six times faster than the truth. according to a new m.i.t. study. researchers looked at more than 126,000 stories posted on twitter between 2006 and 2016. and they found the average fake story takes about ten hours to reach 1,500 twitter uses. it takes about 60 hours for a true story to reach the same number of users. twitter says it may have its users prove their identity by opening its verification process to everyone. they have to do this. >> it's becoming harder and
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harder on hard er to handle. something else that's harder to handel is spring forward. that's coming up right around the corner for daylight savings times. clocks will jump ahead one hour. on sunday at 2:00 a.m. daylight savings time was introduced 100 years ago during world war i. the nationwide standard was implemented in 1966. hawaii, guam, puerto rico, the virgin islands, and most of arizona do not observe daylight saving time. a former police officer in north carolina faces assault charges after body camera video appears to show him beating a man accused of jay walking. this footage was leaked to the asheville citizen times. it tells then officer ben hickman allegedly hitting and tazing johnnie jermaine rush. mark strassmann, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. hickman's arrest comes two months after he resigned from the police and more than six
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months after his alleged assault of rush. but people here want to know why that arrest took so long when the incident was caught on tape. >> he asked you nicely to stop. >> all i'm trying to do is go home, man. >> reporter: body cam video shows the confrontation between then officer chris hickman and johnnie jermaine rush. >> you ain't got [ bleep ] to do besides harass somebody walking. >> reporter: after a brief skru scuffle, rush takes off. >> black male, thinks it's funny. you know what's funny, you're going to get [ bleep ] up hard core. get on the ground. >> reporter: once hickman and another officer catch up to rush. >> please. i can't breathe. >> reporter: hickman appears to hit him in the head repeatedly, then taze him. the confrontation took place last august. asheville police say they received a use of force complaint and removed hick man from patrol the next day. then launched an internal
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affairs investigation and informed the district attorney. the d.a.'s office says it chose not to file charges in december so the investigation could continue. in december, police returned with three new videos related to officer hickman's use of form. he resigned in january. >> i don't understand why the d.a. didn't bring charges. >> reporter: community members this week grilled asheville officials at a packed town hall meeting. >> we're no longer in the '60s. we're in the 2000s, 2018. >> reporter: the police chief did not try to defend hickman's behavior and admit heard department is under scrutiny. >> i'm happy to resign if that's going to solve the problems here. >> reporter: but some people left meeting with more concerns. >> i don't know that we got a lot of questions answered though about the time frame, when people knew and didn't know. >> reporter: hickman left jail last night after reportedly posting a so,000 bond. we weren't able to reach him or
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to reach rush and, bianna, this case is now going on with the cooperation of both the fbi and state investigators. >> so many questions remain, mark, thank you. the state department abruptly closed the u.s. consulate in ply ya dell carmen mexico and is prohibited all u.s. employees from traveling to the resort town. telling cbs news this is because of a real crime threat connected to warring drug cartels. a security alert is in effect for all americans. anna warner is here for what this means for people visiting the popular tourist destination, quite a headline, anna, good morning. >> reporter: playa del carmen is at the heart of mexico's riviera maya on the yucatan peninsula not far from cozumel, cancun and tulum. the area may seem like a tropical paradise but it's not been spared the violence sweeping other parts of the country. an explosion on the tourist ferry last month in playa del
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carmen injured five u.s. citizens. undetonated bombs less than two weeks later. and in january of last year, a shooting in a playa del carlp nightclub killed five people, including those trampled while trying to escape. a dramatic increase in violence in and around playa del carmen, according to eric olson. >> there are american victims but they tend to be bystanders, people in the wrong place at the wrong time. >> reporter: the u.s. embassy did not mention a specific plot targeting americans but olson believes issuing the security alert was the right call. >> there's information that there could be a violent attack in the next few days so they're letting people know what they know and so i think people should take that seriously. >> reporter: he says 2017 was mexico's deadliest year on record, with nearly 30,000 murders.
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in january, the state department issued a travel ban to five mexican states. americans visiting other parts of the country including quintano roo are advised to use cushion. the number of visitors jumped more than 18% last year. cbs news travel editor peter greenberg says the number of americans killed in violent crimes in mexico is very small. >> every time the united states issues a travel advisory, it's got such a negative connotation, there's an immediate knee-jerk reaction for people to cancel. in terms of americans being targeted for violent crime, it doesn't really exist. >> reporter: canada upgraded its travel advisory for mexico, urging its citizens to exercise a high degree of caution. the mexico tourist board insists playa del carmen is safe. but goes without saying i think you need to be careful in high
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lie touristed areas. >> it's spring break, everybody's doing some travel. >> right. >> and college kids, need to watch out for what they're doing especially. >> thank you, anna. a lot of nervous people looking at their plans again. a 14-year-old boy posing as a sheriff's deputy is accused of pulling over a driver and making a house call. ahead, how an encounter with a woman who didn't believe his story helped lead to his arrest. and we invite you to subscribe to our cbs this morning podcast. you'll get the news of the day, extended interviews and podcast originals. find them all on i tunes and apple's app. you're watching cbs this morning. apple's podcast apps. you're watching "cbs this morning."
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a california teenager accused of impersonating a sheriff's deputy is now on the wrong side of the law. home surveillance video captured the 14-year-old wearing a law enforcement uniform with what appeared to be a real firearm in his holster. police say he drove an suv equipped with flashing lights. carter evans is at the police station in victorville, california, with what led to the teenager's arrest. carter, good morning. >> good morning. the boy is said to appear in
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juvenile court later this morning. he was on probation when he was arrested. his family tells us he wants to be a police officer when he grows up and he was obsessed with the tv show "cops" even wearing a uniform around the house. he had all the markings of a law enforcement official. flashing lights and what appears to be a san bernardino sheriff's uniform. when the 14-year-old said he was responding to a domestic disturbance call, jasmine jones was suspicious. >> you kind of knew something wasn't right? >> immediately. he looked like baggy clothing, kind of casual, like, a security guard that was just given a job. >> reporter: jones told the team there was no problem at their home and went back inside. you could see the boy tried the door handle before turning to leave in a hurry. puzzled, jones and her grandmother called 911. the women say deputies watched the video when they arrived. >> they stated, well, that's
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ours, that being loolooks like they couldn't tell. >> reporter: so at first they didn't even know? >> they didn't even do a report. >> reporter: a day later, police arrested the teen after spotting him in the same unmarked ford explorer he was allegedly driving. at his home, investigators recovered the uniform he'd apparently been wearing and all kinds of police props. >> there are ballistic vests, a ballistic helmet, a taser. >> reporter: authorities say the stash included fake guns, a police radio, even counterfeit cash. all in the home he shares with his great-grandmother. his legal guardian. a neighbor who did not want to be oiidentified, told us he'd sn the teen before. >> just walking around the neighborhood at night wearing the uniform and i thought that was kind of odd, kind of weird. >> reporter: this is not some kid just messing around, this is serious business. >> he was absolutely playing it to its fullest. it wasn't just something that popped into his head and he acted on it spontaneously.
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it's something, you know, he really put some thought into. >> reporter: police say the teen contacted at least two other people while he was pretending to be an officer. he even pulled over a woman. he took her information and led her go with a warning. the teen's family says they think he bought the uniforms at a thrift store. >> kind enough to let her off with a warning, quite the imagination for this kid. curious to know what he was on probation for. >> sounds like he needs to go to theater school and maybe end up in hollywood. >> yes, go a different direction. >> yes, maybe. coming up next, a look at this morning's other headlines including why uber and lyft rides could get annoying for some users. and a well-known los angeles hair dresser was killed in his own backyard. ahead, in a preview of "48 hours" how a sophisticated at home surveillance system spring iming
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welcome back to "cbs this morning." "the wall street journal" reports paul manafort pleaded not guilty to tax and bank fraud charges in a virginia court. the charges were brought by special counsel robert mueller. the case is set for trial. also cory lewin dow ski refused to answer questions to the house intelligence committee on the russia investigation. areas were listed where troops receive imminent danger pay. it follows four american soldiers who died in an ambush. the extra pay is an extra $225 a month. a final report is expected to be released the month on the investigation into the niger
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attack. a pennsylvania man and a teenage girl who were in a see rei rekreive relationship have gone missing. they have been on the runaway together. they were last seen together on monday. esterly who's married reportedly took the girl out of school ten times without her parents' permission. >> gross. your road home is about to get a lot more annoying. about 3,500 cars will be getting videoed a screens within weeks and the screens can't be muted or turned off. new york joins saudi arabia, singapore, and a town in mexico as the only places to use the video ad screens. and "variety" reports mark hamill joined the hollywood walk of stars on the walk of fachlt he received his star yesterday. harrison ford, who played hans
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made a couple of arrests in the monterey bay area. capitola police told the santa k two it's 7:56. i'm kenny choi. federal immigration agents made a couple of arrests in the monterey bay area. capitola police telling the santa cruz sentinel that i.c.e. took two people into custody on wednesday, two other people detained and released. conservative commentator ann coulter is expected to speak in mountain view on tuesday. her last appearance in the bay area scheduled in berkeley was canceled for fear of violent protests. police are currently working on a security plan for the mountain view event. stick around; we'll have traffic and weather in just a moment.
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7:57. new traffic alert just issued by chp for drivers along northbound 87. this is all due to an accident that has two lanes blocked.
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take a look at this travel time. 41 minutes just to go from highway 85 up to 101. that's over a 30-minute delay for drivers making their way along though route. if you want to use 17, that is moving a little quicker. 101 pretty slow. and 280 is starting to see those delays, as well. very foggy conditions for drivers heading across the san mateo bridge and oakland. we are starting to see some improvement there with visibility but still, very foggy trying to get over to the bay bridge toll plaza and golden gate bridge. a fog advisory is in place. it certainly is foggy out there. gray gloomy start to the day but not to worry, things clear up and the fog will burn off. visibility is impacted today: >> in san jose a little better visibility but temperatures 53. not bad. 48 in san francisco. 51 in livermore. our afternoon highs mid- to
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upper 60s. slight chance of drizzle saturday, sunday and a series of storms monday through friday. tre every year to ensure that hazardous trees can't impact power lines. and since the onset of the drought we've doubled our efforts. i grew up in the forests out in this area and honestly it's heartbreaking to see all these trees dying. what guides me is ensuring that the public is going to be safer and that these forests can be sustained and enjoyed by the community in the future.
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♪ good morning to our viewers in the west. it's friday, march 9th, 2018. welcome back to "cbs this morning." ahead, florida, senator marco rubio on the president's plan to meet with kim jong-un. and the effort to pass new gun laws in the wake of the stoneman douglas high school shooting. girl scouts in one colorado city write a new law to help other kids. we'll meet the young leaders protecting other children from secondhand smoke in cars. but first, here's today's "eye opener" at 8:00. >> a stunning shift in the u.s. relationship with north korea after the two countries seemed to be drifting toward war. >> no world leader has been willing to meet with kim jong-un. president trump plans to do so without precondition.
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>> south korea wants to engage with north korea, but many of the people here say that the north simply cannot be trusted. >> where do you see this recent move? >> we were on a collision course with north korea. there was a possible possibility of a war. if there's a period of diplomacy i think that's positive. >> mr. trump said the tariffs are flexible and they could go up and down and certain countries could be exempted. these tariffs could roll out in two weeks. of the 81 calls that went to broward county 1911 operators, ten were released yesterday including one from a student inside who was afraid of raising his voice. apple's fight headquarters in cupertino, california, is having some problems. the building is filled with so much clear glass that employees haven been walking into glass walls. i guess apple shouldn't have installed windows.
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thank you, thank you. please, come on. i'm norah o'donnell with john dickerson and bianna golodryga. gayle is on assignment. >> president trump is ready to make history by meeting with north korean dictator kim jong-un. south korea's national security adviser announced the news outside the white house last night after meeting with kim earlier this week. >> the official says kim is committed to denuclearizing the korean peninsula and will refrain from further nuclear or missile tests. mr. trump tweeted last night, great progress being made but sanctions will remain until an agreement is reached. >> the secretary of state says it will take weeks to set up a time and place. "face the nation" moderator margaret brennan is in washington. good morning. a few months ago the leaders were calling each other dotard and little rocket man. what has changed? >> awkward first conversation, john. we'll see how that meeting goes, if it happens at all, because
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today the secretary of state said this decision was made by the president himself after the u.s. was surprised to hear how forward leaning kim jong-un was in his own desire to hold talks. he said as much this week to our u.s. ally south korea and that delegation that visited pyongyang and all of that recounting of that dinner convinced the president to meet with kim jong-un. it sharply contrasts with the hardline rhetoric that the president has been using, but it's not the first time he's offered to meet with the leader of a rogue state without precondition. remember the president asked to meet with iran's president back in september when he was visiting the u.n. in new york but iran rejected that request. you will see the president is willing to take a gamble. >> a carrot and stick. tough language but willing to meet. is that the strategy going forward? what's the white house doing to prepare for these possible talks? >> they're giving themselves
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wiggle room here. they're not committing to the may date that was floated by south korea. the u.s. is also keeping sanctions in place. they're not offering a reward simply for talking, but in the mean time, the white house says it's just too early to say which lower-level u.s. officials might first meet with north korea to lay the groundwork for a presidential encounter. typically that would be the secretary of state and the state department. i'm told the national security council is leading the way. remember, the state department official is the most experienced meeting and negotiating with north korea, is quitting, and today, the secretary of state said it's going to take weeks to prepare for a presidential meeting. unclear if he will be doing the leg work. >> it's going to be fascinating to watch. thanks so much. sunday on "face the nation" margaret will ask republican senator cory gardner about north korea, the president's tariffs and more, that's "face the nation" sunday on cbs. florida senator marco rubio is a republican member of the
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foreign relations and intelligence committee and with us from miami. senator, good morning. thank you so much for joining us. >> thank you. >> let's start firsts with north korea. president trump has agreed to meet with the world's most dangerous dictator without preconditions. what's your concern? >> well, i actually think there are preconditions and we're not going to get rid of sanctions and continue to move forward on the military exercises with south korea and if you're still willing to meet despite that, there will be a meeting. there are preconditions. and as far as what this means, the fundamental question is, whether or not kim jong-un will ever accept not having nuclear weapons. that's at the core here. because if he's not willing to give up nuclear weapons and the ability to strike the united states, then my sense is, that this is basically an effort to undermine international sanctions by saying look, i'm willing to meet but in those meetings he makes requests that we can never accept, like the u.s. leaving south korea and all of our troops leaving our alliance there. he knows those conditions will
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never be met and he can turn to the international community and say look, i tried, i'm a reasonable person, but donald trump and the americans are unreasonable, in order to undermine international sanctions and also to undermine sort of international support for a preemptive military action. or -- >> is it clear to you that the north koreans have agreed to freeze their capabilities before trump sits face to face with them? >> i think that's kind of a misnomer because i think in their mind that's the other possibility they've already decided that they have a capability, they are now confident that they have gotten far enough with their nuclear program they can enter negotiations from a position of strength. i've always believed that once they believe they could strike the united states or threaten to strike us, they can then enter these negotiations on equal footing. there is another possibility. one that i think is less likely but may be part of this as well, that is that there's tremendous pressure among elites in north korea including diplomats around the world required to bring back
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ill found gains including bribery, that there's a lot of measure and rumblings about discontent with the country and kim jong-un feels pressure to sew some level of progress with regard to that audience. this is a very mysterious regime and we don't have the amount of insight into them as we would some other country. >> what you're describing is a lot of traps and difficult things to be negotiated. so give us -- >> tough stuff. >> give us your assessment of the trump administration so far. for a lot of people this looks like a tremendous breakthrough for the trump administration, the president, his strategy, so assess what got us here and whether you think the administration has the capability to run all those traps you outlined. >> there's one or two things that have gotten us here. number one, kim jong-un is supremely confident he has leverage over the united states because he believes we believe that he can strike us or, b, he's under pressure that threatens his regime and feels like he needs to show the elites in his country he is in a strong position and that he is willing to do things and give people
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hope that things are going to get better. i have no disagreement with our approach. i don't think we would be at this point today had it not been with sticking with sanctions and nothing is going to change just because there's going to be a meeting. the pressure has brought us to this point, one way or another, because of internal pressure in north korea among elites or whether it's because kim jong-un now feels he has no choice but to engage, but he's comfortable in engaging because he has nuclear weapons that he thinks he can threatens the u.s. with. >> senator, let me turn to domestic issues, one related to your state, that is gun legislation. i know you met with a survivor student from stoneman douglas yesterday and were reminded of your town hall a month ago with the students where you made news saying you would be open to raising the age of someone who can buy a rifle from 18 to 21. you also said that you would consider limiting magazine size and capacity. have you made up your mind on where you stand on those issues?
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>> well, to be clear, i said on said automatic rifles both action, hunting rifle and shotguns and things of that nature is not what we're talking about. the state of florida has done that. i am willing to support something that does that. the magazine capacity, it's an issue for me in terms of considering it, a lot of complexity about what the right size should be and so forth. here's been my approach. the community is demanding action and want something done. every time one of these things happens nothing passes because we put all our eggs in a basket that doesn't have the votes to pass. takes 60 votes in the senate, majority in the house and a president that will sign it. what i have focused on phase one is things that we can get passed that have broad bipartisan support, stop school violence by orrin hatch, one by pat toomey. senator nelson and i will be offering a program for states to pass what florida passed a gun violence restraining order. i believe these things we can get done. there's consensus around them.
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that's step one. the other more contentious issues would be step two. we don't get to step two unless we show momentum and progress with step one. that's what i've been focused on is phase one of the effort. >> to be clear the bill that the florida legislature passed that would raise the age from 18 to 21. >> that's correct. >> you support that? >> well, i would prefer it not include shotguns and rifles but let me be clear about one thing for people concerned about this, it's not possession. you can be 19 and, you know, use your father's rifle to go hunting. you can't be the owner, can't buy it yourself. that's an important distinction for those concerned about that. >> we're running out of time. do you expect the governor to sign that bill that florida legislature pass sds. >> i believe he will sign it today. >> thank you so much for joining us this morning. >> thank you. >> the investigation of a popular hair stylist death uncovered a dramatic twist. >> i'm michele miller. "48 hours," when a famous hairdresser is murdered at his
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los angeles home, police suspected a gang called the knock knock burglars. home invasion? maybe not. that's coming up on "cbs this morning."
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police discovered the unexpected twist in the death of a hairdresser. he was stabbed at his pool last year. two suspects were caught on surveillance video but their identities were hidden. they were thought to be a notorious group of home invaders targeting hollywood celebrities. michelle miller has a preview of her "48 hours" report. >> reporter: new surveillance video of knock-knock -- >> they know what they're doing and they know what they want.
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>> reporter: gangs of the so-called knock-knock burglars have wreaked havoc. >> since january at least seven celebrities have had hundreds of thousands of jewelry taken. >> reporter: high-profile victim, $500,000 from nikkimy nauj and $2 million from morrisette's home. >> reporter: in 2017 they were linked for the first time. fabio sementillis with a famous hair celebrity. >> he was bigger than life. >> i love it. he was the iconic guy, international hairdresser that came to the u.s. >> he mentored so many people. i was so proud of him. >> fabio had worked with his
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sist sister mirella. and his wife and kids saw it. >> the house monica wanted. my queen, he called her. she loved it because it had a huge kitchen. she said he would come home, sweep her off her feet and dance with her. >> detectives were hoping there would be a surveillance video to help them solve fabio's murder. and there was. a neighbor of fabios had a sophisticated surveillance system. you can see two men jogging toward fabio's house and 35 minutes later leaving with his porsc porsche. but to their surprise it wasn't a break-in gone wrong that killed fabio. it was something much darker. in the end, dna would break this case wide open, and months after the murder, a pair of arrests
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would shock just about everyone. >> we're here to announce the arrest of two individuals in connection with the murder of fabio sementilli. >> i was like, are you sure. >> that was a huge flog. >> it was like a red flag. >> it was like a twist in the nate mair. >> you've got us hooked here. how important was the surveillance footage in the case? >> it was key. keep in mind the surveillance video you just saw was a neighbor's sur stray lance camera. fabio had a very sophisticated system but they could not find it. it was stolen. so whoever stole it and committed the murder knew exactly where to find it. it was hidden in the garage. that's one thing. the second thing was access to that video was on his cell phone and depending who had that access broke this case wide open. >> and tell us about the two arresteded in the case. >> i can't tell you too much,
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but one of the men arrested was one of the men who was running in that video away from the home. >> okay. well, we'll definitely be watching that, michelle. thank you. you can see michelle's whole report "who killed fabio" tomorrow night on "48 hours." it airs at 10:00 p.m., 9 p.m. central on cbs. how girls got a crash course in sieve iks when they decided to protect other children from second-hand smoke. and see how some curious penguins in ant article gave researchers a bird's-eye view of themselves. you're watching "cbs this morning."
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with camera in the antarctica. the program left the camera unattended but kept it rolling. the two penguins waddled up to it, knocked it over, and stared. the researchers posted it to social media where it quickly spread online. >> they look great. >> what is this curious device we found. >> keep rolling. >> the post on the penguins instagram page really didn't gets a many hits though. well, it's almost as unlikely as winning a jackpot. ahead, the kansas couple who defied the odds of having identical triplets. he has friends who are identical triplets. so what the dads said before bringing those triplets home. your local news is coming up next.
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california high- speed rail authority is expected to release its latest business plan. it's sa of good morning, it's 8:25. i'm michelle griego. today the california high- speed rail authority is expected to release its latest business plan. it is set to include new estimates of building timelines, costs and other details. previous estimates determined the bay area-to-southern california system would be in service by 2029. california is unseasonably dry despite recent storms. the u.s. drought monitor released an updated map this week showing 91% of the state is abnormally dry. stay with us, traffic and weather in just a moment.
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good morning. 8:27. we are tracking a new accident and this is impacting drivers heading through san francisco. this is southbound 101 just as you approach -- passing by that u.p.s. building on the right-hand side of your screen there. and you can see traffic starting to slow right near the 80 interchange. this is all due to this accident. you can see partially blocking that far right lane on the left-hand side of your screen. it looks like cars are trying to all swerve to the left lanes so this is definitely going to back things up on the central 101 freeway. that's the where we're seeing a big delay. so give yourself some extra time out the door. we are also tracking a new
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accident on 880 in the southbound direction near hesperian south of 238. you can see especially in those left lanes, that cars are nearly at a stop. it's going to be a crawl heading into hayward. hat's a check of your traffic; over to you. the fog is still hanging around not going to burn off until 10 a.m. here's the view from our roof camera. and yes, trying to block the views of transamerica pyramid and the golden gate bridge is foggy. dense fog sticks around and then this afternoon sunny and cloudy. we are going to have a mix. temperatures warming but first getting through this low visibility will be an issue especially if you are along the coast and around the bay. heading to the airport, check your flights. north bay valleys also dense fog near zero visibility there. mount vaca cam showing the sun is right now. 51 in livermore. and most of that moisture staying to the north. we are not going to see rain today. light chance of showers for saturday night into sunday. and then another series of
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storms monday through next week.
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♪ welcome back to "cbs this morning." right now it's time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. >> "new york times" reports barack obama is in talks to provide shows for netflix. the former president and his wife michele are reportedly negotiating a deal to produce programs exclusively for the streaming service. people familiar with the discussions say mr. obama doesn't intend to use the shows to respond to president trump or conservative critics. they say the obamas talked about doing shows highlighting inspirational stories. "newsweek" reports human rights violations in apple's global supply chain have doubled in a year according to the company's audit. apple has 15 million workers in
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30 countries. in 2017 there were 44 major violations, they included harassment, underaged labor and falsifying work hours which are not supposed to exceed 60 hours a week. the "cleveland plain dealer" reports ohio university hospitals notified 700 fertility patients of so-called [ inaudible ] fluctuation. it caused potential damage to 2,000 stored eggs and embryos. the hospital says the temperature rose over the weekend in one of two large freezers preserving specimens at a fertility center. the freezer has an audible alarm to alert staff of temperature changes but there was no one in the facility at the time. cbs news kansas city affiliate kctv reports on a rare set of identical triplets home with their parents this morning. baby boys, ron, elcan na and [ inaudible ] left yesterday. they were born six weeks premature and spent time in
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intensive care. the parents walked them out with their 2-year-old son and wow, what a group. >> it's a great blessing to have four boys now and to have doubled our family at one go. >> what a beautiful set of babies. doctors say identical triplets are extremely rare. research shows this happens just once every 20 to 30 million births. >> wow. pretty cool. our partners at the bbc report on research that suggests exercise in old age prevents the immune system from declining. scientists followed 125 long distance cyclists, some now in their 80s. they had the immune systems of 20-year-olds. that gave them added protection against conditions like arthritis and potentially cancer. >> exercise is magic. "the boston globe" says tom brady got a fresh haircut for a good cause.
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the new england patriots quarterback joined governor charlie baker in getting their head shaved yesterday. brady was the special mystery guest at the fund-raiser for boston's cancer institute. the event raised $6.5 million. brady will be a guest on "the late show with stephen colbert" on monday. >> i'm getting my tickets. i did not know that. he will be with colbert. hair looks good no matter what. >> yeah. >> for a good cause. a girl scout project in colorado shows the strength of girl power. five girls in aurora proposed a law to fine drivers if they're caught smoking with child in their car. the girl scouts wrote the ordinance and then presented it to the mayor and city council. the new law goes into effect. we spoke to them about this hands on civic lesson. >> reporter: they are the youngest movers and shakers in aurora, colorado, and 13-year-old julie knows how they
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did it. >> we aren't the type of people who give up. >> reporter: it started as a girl scout project, create a city ordinance and then take it to the city council. their proposed ordinance would make it illegal for an adult to smoke in a car if there is a child 18 ornder in the same vehicle. >> our city council heard the concerns. >> reporter: nancy rogers, aurora's senior assistant city attorney, helped them craft the legal language. >> i like young girls are interested in the legislative process. >> is this an empowering thing for girls do you think? >> i think so. there's not many women in local government at the elected level. >> reporter: there was homework like researching similar laws in other states and the eight states and puerto rico have such measures in place, there are no such laws in colorado. >> good evening. we are girl scout troop 60789. >> reporter: then came their night to advocate for their law. >> the health problems that can affect minors are really bad
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asthma attacks. >> if caught and pulled over you will face consequences of both a $150 fine which will be raised by $50 for each offense and no less than 48 hours of community service. >> reporter: when they handed the ordinance to the mayor she was very nervous. >> normally what we do is say please give these to the city clerk. >> reporter: that was then. this is now. >> now you've talked in front of the city council. so we're never going to shut you up, are we? >> no. >> you're going to stand up for things from now on. >> yes. >> you've learned what? >> i've learned that just takes a little bit of courage and knowledge and perseverance. >> reporter: it was close, some council members thought it was too much government intervention. the vote was a nail biter. a 5-5 tie. until the mayor cast the deciding vote for. amelia wasn't surprised that
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they won. >> we're all strong women and we're a go ahead group and we know each other really well. >> reporter: the law takes effect tomorrow. the law is what's called a secondary violation. so if the police stop you for something else and then see that you're smoking in a car with a child under 18, that's when you get cited. for doing this they each eerpds the silver star, the highest girl scout honor for their age group. and while they learned a good lesson, they also taught the grownups a lesson. >> do you think people will listen enough to people of your age? >> no. i feel like sometimes we're looked down upon because we're just kids and don't know anything, but we do. >> reporter: and you proved it? >> yes. >> reporter: we better windchill o -- watch out next time we say just kids. >> i think we accomplished more at our age than they did in like their first 20 years.
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>> they're never going to say that, right. >> reporter: they just might be right. for "cbs this morning," barry petersen, aurora, colorado. >> this isn't the last time we've heard from these girls, right? >> right. >> not to insult our parents, but, you know, we've done more than they have. >> i'll buy cookies from them any time. >> ahead, nicky shows us why high heel sales are starting to fall flat. stepping in to something new coming up on "cbs this morning," why some women are choosing high comfort over high heels.
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♪ we've still got them on this morning, those are my feet, not john's. to clear that up. a growing number of women are ditching high heels. we first reported on the push for comfort yesterday. athleisure or stylish athletic clothing is taking over women's fashion and it's spreading from head to toe. a survey found the most popular shoe styles in the u.s. do not have a heel. sneakers, sandals and other shoes are the top trends in women's foot wear. nicky is here with a closer look at the flat shoe revolution. nikki, i like what i hear, good morning. >> good morning.
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i may be wearing a pair of five inch heels but yesterday when i visited the shoe department at lord and taylor the first thing i saw was tables of sneakers and as we found out, women across the country are rethinking the sky high heels. ♪ >> reporter: women are done falling head over heels. >> she's fashion road kill. >> reporter: after years of suffering in 6 inch stilettos. >> i had to take my shoes off. >> girl, me too. >> reporter: ladies are finally speaking truth. >> i got blisters bubbling up on the bottom of my foot. >> my pinky toe fell off. >> if i can wear flat shoes and get away i will. >> i still want to be chic and cute. flats are the thing. >> once you get into a pair of comfortable shoes you are not going back into that crazy high heel. >> reporter: shoe shoppers are getting a little more grounded. >> sneakers are a huge trend for us. >> reporter: travis, manager at lord and taylor in new york city, says heels are a classic
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part of a woman's wardrobe, but flats and athletic styles are running ahead. >> comfort is trending. that's like the number one thing. women want to be comfortable. you're seeing women wear sneakers with the skirts, pencil skirts, dresses. >> suits. >> yes. >> high heelses dropped 12% while smokers rose neakers. a digital media company dedicated to millennial women. >> there is this idea of a zuckerberg office culture. the women that look like the same, might be dressing more casually and wearing flats to the office instead of heels. >> reporter: while she isn't advocating for hoodies at work she is devoted to wearing flats. >> a psychological component to wearing high heels. you feel taller. are we giving that up wearing flats? >> i think that empowerment looks differently to men and
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different women. for some they feel like themselves in a pair of flats and we've reached a point in society where that's more than okay to do at the office. >> this is a great opportunity. >> reporter: many don't want to be measured at work by their heel height like wonder woman on the red carpet and the chief of surgery in "gr"grey's anatomy"" >> i don't want to stuff my feet into these shoes. >> reporter: it's a cultural shift driven in part by millennials and money. >> i think that the price of shoes, for women to get the most bang for their buck they want a shoe to wear all the time. >> can you be comfortable and cute at the same time? >> absolutely. you can be comfortable and cute. that's what it's all about. women want to look beautiful and still say true to how they feel. >> at the end of the day, women still love their heels and aren't rushing to throw them out. they're wearing them less and saving them for special occasions. >> that's a good trend. >> healthy trend. >> save the feet for running. >> indeed.
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>> thanks. >> comfortable and cute. thanks. next, we'll look at all that mattered this week. you're watching "cbs this morning." at all that mattered this week. you're watching cbs "this morning."
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tomorrow on "cbs this morning: saturday," days after a vietnamese refugee, she's reunited with two american sailors who savehooder family. how they put her on course for america. that's tomorrow. the radio television digital news foundation presented its annual awards.
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david rhodes accepted the award. he asked attendees to remember how the constitution protects a free press. >> the first amendment is a pretty thin read. just four words and a sub ordinate clause, or of the press give us constitutional protection. thin but not fragile. you were granted these freedoms. use them. >> accuse them. every year the rtthat mattered . don't forget to turn back your clock, and have a great weekend. a stunning shift in the u.s. relationship with north korea. >> no world leader has been willing to meet with kim jong-un and now president trump says he plans to do so without any precondition another the u.s.
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president spoke with kim jong-un that helps give him credibility in the eyes of the world. >> philadelphia, new york, hartford, up and down the eastern seaboard. >> this house was nearly split in half. >> canceled, canceled, canceled. >> you can see this area completely a big mess. >> it's gone in one day. >> we just want fairness. >> they could roll out in two weeks. >> they know this is a really dumb policy. >> why does someone who had a consensual relationship with president trump back in the day want to discuss this? >> she wants to set the record straight. she wants to be heard. >> the first female mayor had an fair with a married cop. >> it has been a privilege to be your mayor. >> every few hundred feet we get stopped even though we have official permission to be here. >> you make the money for the family? >> yes. >> norah is back. she was in saudi arabia where
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she had a big interview with the country's prince. >> he's just 32 years old. this country is trying to reform, catch up, allow women to drive, et cetera. it's really an interesting time. >> it's a queen. >> it's a queen? you met michelle, didn't you? >> yes. ♪ standing by, everyone -- >> da, da, da. >> mcdonald's is rolling out fresh beef burgers nationwide this spring. patties will be cooked upon ordering. all other burgers including the big mac will don't be made with frozen patties. i wish i didn't know that. >> frozen patties are fine. >> are they? >> you have to unfreeze them first. they make terrible popsicles. >> dogs respond better to a high-pitched boys. >> come here, you little sweetie poo.
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>> just want to be in your lap. you're known for your super power. >> yes. >> i was reading people come up to you and say, go ahead, hit me, krysten, hit me. >> a lot of men. they ask to arm wrestle me or punch them. >> what do you do? >> i go with it. give the fan as what they want. >> let's talk with oprah. >> we have to do the headlines. >> right now it's time to show you some of this morning's headlines. >> take a look at what you're find in new york's cross wod puzzle. king. the answer, gayle. king and queen. your whole royal court. >> would have gotten that one right. >> all of us would, we hope, right? >> i don't know if everyone would. >> gayle is always the answer. >> to everything.
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crime ring with possible good morning, it's 8:55. i'm michelle griego. fremont police say they have helped dismantle a sophisticated crime ring with possible transnational ties and roots in southern california. they arrested four men who they say used gas pump skimmers to steal credit card information across five bay area counties. the san rafael city council has approved a measure for the june ballot that would tax medical marijuana. the council also voted monday in favor of zoning guidelines for locating a medical marijuana business in the city. tuesday, ann coulter is expected it speak at an event in mountain view. her last appearance in the bay area was canceled for fear of violent protests. police are currently working on a security plan for the upcoming event. stay with us; weather and
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all southbound lanes of 880 are clear but speeds are in the yellow after a crash. southbound, the crash was near hesperian. again all lanes are clear. further south along 880, we are tracking a new accident. this is involving a minivan an motorcycle. it's slowing traffic down below 15 miles per hour. that's your cruising speed through that stretch. this is the southbound 880 at
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237. two lanes remain blocked. so you have about a 43-minute ride from 238 down to 237. and westbound 237 at zanker a crash involving a semi and another vehicle over on the shoulder now. it's going to keep the drive time in the red 17 minutes between 880 and 101. the bay bridge toll plaza looks great! no longer seeing a big backup. but there's bridget our little spider friend over there. it looks a little gray around the bay. we have that fog still hanging around. it's not really going to burn off until 10:00 this morning. but then this afternoon, get ready for the sunshine. it's going to be a good- looking day. visibility now still being impact across the south bay clearing up a bit. half moon bay improved to 2- mile visibility. oakland airport 1-mile visibility. so go slow through the north bay. that's where it's really foggy.
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