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llhe other victims here that can't speak to-- to shirlee or thomas or roger or mary? i'm jim cramer see you tomorrow "the news with shepard smith" starts now th the defense case is presented in a high-profile murder trial did the confused this is the news on cnbc the kyle rittenhouse trial nearing an end the key testimony from a new witness. >> kyle has his hands like this. >> what he told jurors about the night he shot and killed two protesters in gunned down while. tonight the homeowner at the center of the case tells his
story. >> covid infections surging in europe israel holding national covid drills >> we have to prepare for the next war and not for the previous war >> now fears of a winter surge here at home >> president biden set to face off with president xi as they call to boycott the beijing games. the initiative expected that could put relations on ice the belarus border crisis worsens. automakers push for an all-electric future. within the hour, spacex set to dock with the international space station.shepard smith. good good evening the defense rested today in the murder trial of kyle rittenhouse. closing arguments set for monday in a divisive case that has captivated much of the nation. it will be up to the jury to decide his face.
rittenhouse was 17 years old when he drove to kenosha, wisconsin with an ar-15 rifle. riots and protests were rocking the city after police shot a black man. rittenhouse said he went there to protect the community he killed two of them, engining a third. rittenhouse claimed they chased and attacked him >> frank hernandez recorded video of the first deadly shooting of joseph rosenbaum hernandez said he traveled the country last summer recording violent protesters rosenbaum game aggressive and confronted a group of men who came to the protest with assault-style rifles, just as rittenhouse did. that's rosenbaum in the marine shirt. later he claims he saw rosenbaum
charge at rittenhouse from behind before rittenhouse wheeled around and opened fire not rittenhouse. >> did you observe him acting in an aggressive manner that you observed >> >> the first time i saw kyle he actually deescalated a situation. >> did you observe him any time that evening pointing his firearm at anybody or threatening anybody with that firearm? >> no. >> this is drone video of the rosenbaum shooting you can see him run up to rittenhouse. he wheels around and opens fire right there. shoots him four times we're told the last shot in the back, according to testimony when the prosecution got their chance to cross-examine hernandez, they questioned his credibility. meagan fitzgerald picks it up from there
megan. >> reporter: prosecutors tried repeatedly to paint her nab dez as being biased. they even focused on the video they shot, saying he made disparaging remarks. then they focused on his social media accounts >> have you ever posted anything on social media -- >> yes >> -- in support of kyle rittenhouse. >> one could argue yes >> now, also today we're getting reaction when kyle rittenhouse yesterday took the witness stand when he broke down we are hearing from jacob blake's uncle, the setting off the protests his uncle told gabe gutierrez breaking down on the witness stand is something he called ridiculous take a listen. >> too little too late we believe the people have seen the movies, the tape filmed that last it.
it will lead to him sitting on a bunk and i believe that's why he broke down >> reporter: items will not be back in court. they will not return until monday when the jury does come back on monday, they will hear jury instructions as well as closing arguments. >> meagan fitzgerald, thanks so much a man who shot video, danny, of the protest testified that one of the men rittenhouse killed was physically aggressive before the shooting. was he effective for the defense? >> incredibly effective. so effective maybe the prosecution should have called him on direct and dealt with him there. it looks to the jury possibly that the prosecution was hiding this witness and it took the defense to come forward with a witness who, by the way, attack his credibility the prosecution tried. this is somebody who not only observed things but videotaped them so when the prosecutor
tried to challenge his credibility based on things like bias, his political leanings, well, even if he slanted his story, his videos don't slant the story. and his testimony appeared consistent with what he videotaped >> okay. looking ahead to next week, what does each side need to accomplish during closing arguments? >> each side needs to focus on the burden the burden is always with the prosecution in this case, including the burden to prove or disprove self-defense beyond a reasonable doubtthat to point to the prosecutor and they need to point to the prosecutor and say they have not made their case at all that he was in danger. you, ladies and gentlemen of the jury, saw it you saw it on the video with your own eyes, even witnesses aside. >> thank you stay with us
we will need you in a moment in another trial we are closely following. the killing of ahmaud arbery, georgia, when three men all allegedly chased him down in their trucks and shot and killed him. greg mcmichael and his son travis are two of the . defendants their lawyers say they saw ar bury enter a nearby construction site and they thought he stole something. today the jury watched the deposition of the man the killing of ahmaud arbery february 23rd he was jogging near his home in brunswick, georgia, when three men allegedly chased him down in their trucks and shot and killed him. greg mcmichael and his son travis are two of the defendants their lawyers say they saw arbery enter a nearby construction site and they thought he stole something today the jury watched the deposition of the man who owned that house that arbery entered at the center of all of this larry english is his name. the deposition was taped back in september and aired in court today because the lawyers say english was too sick to testify in person. in this jurors saw surveillance video of arbery walking around the construction site, not once, but multiple instances before the day he was killed in october, november, december of
2019 and earlier in february of 2020 but prosecutors say he was always without incident. arbery never stole or broke anything prosecutors say english had given the neighbor permission to do something about the break-ins saying in a text he could intercept a trespasser and give them to police but he never gave that permission to the mcmichaels at any point in time did you say mcmichaels could confront anybody on your siteme did you say mcmichaels could confront anybody on your site >> no. >> or attack on behalf of police on your site >> no. >> there was also some drama in court. takin regarding high-profile supporters of the arbery family. the defense attorney taking issue with the appearance of the reverend al sharpton and other black pastors. they've been in the courtroom supporting the family but the defense attorney today told the jury he worries their presence would influence the jury
>> the idea that we're going to so many pastor be serially bringing these people in to sit with the victim's family one after another, obviously there's only so many pastors they can have. the fact that al sharpton is their pastor, that's fine. we don't want any others, jesse jackson whoever else was here earlier in the week sitting with the family trying to influence the jury in this case. >> the defense attorney talking to the judge with the jury not in the room. the prosecutor said they had no issue with the pastors being there. the attorney did not actually make a formal request to bar them but the judge said he would not blatantly exclude members of the public anyway. back to danny cevallos he never asked the mcmichaels to >> it's a mixed bag. unlike in the rittenhouse case, this is an example taking evidence that's good and bad for them and getting it out there in
the open so it looks like they're not hiding anything. on the one hand this evidence tends to show that there was somebody apparently going into f the house but on the other hand it tends to show that, hey, these -- this is why these folks were also amped up and worried about somebody burglarizing the neighborhood and that's why they maybe overreacted to somebody jogging in the neighborhood. a mixed bag and did a good job dealing with it on direct and their case in chief. another person has died from injuries sustained at the astroworld festival. 22-year-old college seniorshaha. she's the ninth person to die after hundreds were hurt in a crowd surge as the her name, barthi shahani she's the ninth person to die after hundreds were hurt in a crowd surge as the rapper travis scott took the stage the lawyer for shahani's family said she died last night her parents described her as a kind, young woman with a bright
future. >> i don't have any words, you know, what to say. only thing i will say, barti is loved. you know what is love? barti is love, pure. always thinking about everybody. >> a video circulating after the festival showed paramedics dropping a woman on her head you may have seen it her family's lawyer said that was barti shahani.tigating how e too disturbing co show especially in this context the fbi is investigating how the festival turned deadly. >> another deadly covid surge is sweeping across europe and here at home the plateau in cases we've watched for weeks is now a slight increase. why health experts are starting to grow concerned. a virtual summit with the leader of china slated for next week brand new cnbc reporting on the political difficulties awaiting president biden with the beijing
covid watch. europe was one of the first regions in all of the world to about another surge in roll out vaccines. now many countries are talking about another surge in infections it's raising concerns. europe accounted for more than half of all covid deaths worldwide last week. that's from the world health organization russia, turkey, and the united kingdom reported the most new cases. infections are also rising fast in germany, the country reporting more than 50,000 today. that's an all-time high for germany. officials scrambling to put new covid rules into place. and israel just conducted a
nationwide drill to prepare for possible new variants. the israeli prime minister said it had the format of a war game. in the united states progress appears to have stalled. there's new data that shows infections are once again starting to rise slightly. situations are very different depending on exactly where you live a dozen states are reporting at least a 20% increase in average daily cases over the past week those states with increases are shown here in red. the states in yellow are all seeing modest increases and the states in green now report declines in new infections even in states where cases are trending down, many are still facing outbreaks in some areas in california the governor, gavin newsom, says people there need to be ready for another potential surge. >> winter is coming. i mean, covid is not taking the winter off and it's hard but we're getting through it we'll get through it but it's going to require all of
us. >> governor newsom says california had the lowest case rate in the country earlier this fall but now data shows it ranks 16th cnbc's meg tirrell covers health and science for us meg, do we know if we're coming for another winter spike here? >> shep, there is concern among some experts that the waves we're seeing across europe could be a sign of what's to come heading into the winter for the u.s. europe where the while a number of european countries are seeing surges, the worst death rates are in eastern europe where the vaccination rates are lowest countries like romania and ukraine. w.h.o.'s regional director pointing to waning vaccination rates and a relaxation rate of public health measures as reasons of surges. there's optimism that we're close to the end and dr. scott gottleib said january is a time we could be emerging from the worst. it's likely to get worse before it gets better as the u.s. works
its way through the delta wave while cases have plateaued at jn 70,000 per day, what that doesn't show nationally at just more than 70,000 per day, what that doesn't show is more localized surges and summaries the hot spot in late summer, states have some of the country's lowest transmission rates. the cdc data shows almost 70% of counties in the u.s. still have high levels of transmission. another 17% considered substantial. after mike osterholm calls right now a tipping point for the u.s. and says he's closely watching a few region seeing increases. states in the four corners area, the upper midwest and the northeast. also closely watching new york and california, states he sees as bellwethers with their big cities there is an expectation that places with high vaccination rates with lots of immunity will see less severe disease.
public health efforts are doubling down on all to get vaccinated. >> meg tirrell, thank you. president biden's expected to meet virtually with the chinese president xi jinping next week. now cnbc's kayla tausche reports the chinese leader will likely personally invite mr. biden to come to beijing for next year's olympics the decision to attend or decline the invitation could be a political mine field human rights advocates have been calling for a boycott of the winter games because of china's long list of alleged abuses. advocates have dubbed the games the genocide olympics. now kayla tausche is with us now kayla, what are your sources telling you? >> reporter: shep, i'm told chinese officials have canvassed foreign policies to see how it will be received the answer is not well g7 nations are discussing a coordinated diplomatic boycott of the gamesd two western diplot
athletes would participate but officials would stay home. and two western diplomats tell me no final decision on attendance has been made the boycott has broad support and bipartisan senators wants an upcoming defense spending bill to block funding from government travel to the games. with that backdrop a potential invitation from president xi would be seen as something of a dare to biden. decline and in parallel relationship to beijing that's already on fragile footing and tensions over taiwan and technology are high excepting, however unlikely, would anger allies and president biden's own administration messaging president xi hasn't left china since the pandemic began and wouldn't attend that summit if invited. he could skip beijing's own game if he gets wind no other leaders will be there.
this week antony blinken is committed to work with allies to prove the political system can deliver, the white house says doesn't expect to have any specific deliverables in the de meeting with president xi. >> cnbc's parent company owns the broadcast rights to olympics the game's 85 days away. thank you. the climate summit in glasgow is turning its attention to the transportation industry a pledge now to phase out gas powered cars with a date certain. major car company signing on the dotted line. plus, meet a young artist from afghanistan how he's making big money in the how he's making big money in the art world in a whole new way
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a surprise announcement at the u.n. climate summit in a surprise announcement at the u.n. climate summit in glasgow. the united states and china have struck a deal to work together on tackling climate change u.s. climate envoy john kerry praised the agreement as a step in the right direction. >> this declaration is a step bn that we can build on in order to help close the gap you know the expression that a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. well, every step matters right now. >> under the deal the u.s. and china aim to reduce methane emissions, phase down coal and stop deforestation
stop deforestation this is a significant pledge this is a significant pledge as the u.s. and china are the world's two biggest polluters. a major pledge from automakers they're agreeing to phase out gas-powered cars by 2040 ford, volvo and gm are part of the agreement. other big names including toyota, volkswagen and nissan did not make the commitment. experts say reimagining the entire global car industry will be critical. in scotland, here's diana olick. >> reporter: the green goals are ambitious at cop26 as are some of the agreements being signed but the reality may be less so volvo announced that it signed onto the glasgow declaration, a commitment to phase out fossil fuel vehicles in leading markets by 2035 and globally by 2040 if that electric goal is reached by 2040 with existing pledges,
then one out of every three car sales would be electric. the infrastructure needs to catch up >> we need to see action from energy companies where are we going to get the energy to short charge these cars it can't be carbon it is ham and egg. i don't think we can sit and wait until we have a lot of solar power in the grid. this has to be a process >> reporter: and from clean cars to clean planes. >> everybody knows what an electric car is. nobody has seen an electric airliner we will have to ramp up these aviation fuels >> reporter: to that end united airlines announced at cop that it is joining an international alliance along with amazon to speed sustainable aviation fuels. >> we're going to have to make those investments. the good news is, if we create at right framework all of that investment is not going to come from airlines.
the 60 largers banks have already committed over $4 trillion to finance the green revolution the money is there walking around these halls, the money is there >> the money may be there, but the policy and political framework for the carbon credit and finance are still being hashed out the hope is some substantive analysis at the end of the day tomorrow shep >> diana, thank you. a victory today from former president trump. the committee investigating the january 6th attack wakes for white house documents related to the inspection. the insurrection from the car lot to your thanksgiving table how much more will your holiday tpa feast cost and can automakers stop dealerships from raising prices? that's next. as we approach the bottom of the hour and the top of the news on cnbc we believe the future of energy is lower carbon.
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>> drake reached out to me and it was surreal to talk to him. that's my -- one of my favorite artists. >> even street wear brand supreme featured his design on a t-shirt. >> it's crazy to imagine that happened. >> just one of the pieces, the one you see here, recently selling for 17 ethereum. that's a cryptocurrency and just 17 are worth about $80,000 today. >> it feels special. it feels special to be part of this >> reporter: what's this, the world of nfts, nonfungible tokens one of a kind digital assets like artwork, music, or a photograph only one person can own the original now people are paying big bucks. this collage fetching $69 million. jack dorsey's tweet going for 2.9 million. how does it feel being part of a group that's shaking up the art world at such a young age?
>> we're really leading the charge it feels like what social media felt like in 2010. knowing i was in a community, in a space before mark zuckerberg was is insane to me. >> what makes it more insane is waheed was born in afghanistan he moved to the u.s. six years ago. he had no clue what an nft even was until recently. >> i picked up a computer, started messing around with 3d programs here and there. for the first year, just making stuff, posting it on instagram >> that all changed when a friend suggested selling his artwork as an nft. and it didn't take long until his first one sold >> where life dropped out of college. oh, that didn't work, what if i took that risk that was a leap of faith so far it's been hanging out and just been a blessing
>> reporter: shep, waheed is working to help other artists. he's already investing in nfts to pay it forward. he's hoping to use some of his cash to help refugees from afghanistan get on their feet in the state. thank you. the magic kingdom taking a hit today. disney stock closed down 7% on the session after reporting disappointing fourth quarter earnings it's an 11-month low for the mouse house. while attendance is up at its parks, disney+ subscriptions are slowing and inflation is driving up the past. movie pass is making a comeback. the co-founder tells business insider he was granted ownership by a new york bankruptcy charge. it launched in 2017. it let customers watch one movie a day for a molly fee.
it collapsed two years later >> and d.j. khaled getting into the chicken wing game. he's launching a delivery service called another wing. it's available in 150 locations across five countries. it includes a service we have all been waiting for, boatside jet ski delivery on wall street, the dow down 159. the s&p up 3 the nasdaq up 82 i'm shepard smith on cnbc. it's the bottom of the hour, time for the top of the news fighting to keep secrets former president trump launches a last-ditch effort to shield records from the committee investigating the capitol expression insurrection being exposed to toxic burn pits overseas. now with the white house with a new plan.
>> need a new set of wheels? >> better start saving up a lot of cash. for the first time americans pay paid more than $46,000 for a new ride kelley blue book says that's a 14% increase from last year year across the country there's high demand for cars right now and the supply is still quite low. to score a car the average person is paying about $800 above the sticker price. last year they paid an average of $2,300 below. cnbc's phil lebeau covers travel and transportation any relief ahead >> unfortunately, no, shep the inventory remains close to a record low dealerships will have people who will come in and put their name on a waiting list. it's not changing any time soon. >> when does supply catch up
>> maybe the middle of next year i mean, the hope is that you are seeing the auto plants now, all of them in north america working on regular shifts and they're slowly starting to rebound anybody. and rebuild inventory. we are so depressed in terms of inventory, it will take through the first quarter, probably the second quarter of next year. >> could automakers stop the dealers in a crisis arguably >> no. because the dealers buy some, but it's being paid for the vehicle. now the automakers have msrp, suggested retail price that's supposed to be the start. right now you don't have much bargaining power with dealers. if you pay $2,000 more, maybe you get this deal. >> thank you.
inflation could make your thanksgiving feast more than ever meats, gravies, sauces, all up that is from the u.s. bureau of labor statistics the average thanksgiving dinner costs about $47 last year and this year the american farm bureau says expect to pay more in upstate new york, here's valerie castro. >> reporter: these turkeys won't be making such noise in a few days but consumers might be squawking at the cost. >> it's between 50 cents to a dollar more a pound. i understand at your thanksgiving table that can add up husband and wife raise the birds at fire creek farms in upstate, new york >> they have the big plume of
feathers. >> reporter: the cost of production has plumped up the price. the u.s. bureau of labor and statistics, year over year prices were already up 10% heading into the holidays. cranberry sauce, canned pumpkin and cider could be up as well. other items could be hard to find. >> my advice to customers, shop early. we have everything now >> reporter: owner of ristidis and dagastono, they say getting the items on the chef is more costly. >> the price of labor, gasoline going up and the shortage of product to the specific coast -- pacific coast, prices are going up tremendously. >> that's hard so the inventory is low and the prices are hiring
>> they plan to add little ones to the block that way we get different sizes. >> you might be out of luck for this year. the stevens say they got orders a month earlier than they do and most of these birds are already spoken for >> valerie, thanks. the authoritarian leader of belarus is threatening to cut off the european gas supply. here's why there's a deepening migrant at the border between belarus and poland thousands of people from the middle east and are trapped in dire needs the european union is being accused of trafficking the migrants there and encouraging them to cross illegally into the eu as revenge for the sanctions.
the e.u. is vowing even more sanctions against belarus. there's a major pipeline. he's a close ally of vladimir putin. he's warning he could shut it down unless they have rising prices former president trump is successful today in a request to delay the release of white house documents related to the capitol insurrection the house committee was set to get the first batch of those records tomorrow they deal with the former president's activities related to that day. including phone calls and draft speeches a federal appeals court today granted his lawyer's request to temporarily block that oral arguments from at least then pepper sprayed and targeted with anti asian slurs
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sunni lee said she was pepper sprayed it was referred to by pop sugar. it happened while she and other asian friends were waiting for an uber in st. paul, minnesota people in a car rode by yelling slurs, saying they should go back to where they came from they pepper sprayed her on the arm. she told pop sugar i was so mad there was nothing i could do or control because they skirted off. i didn't do anything to them having a reputation, it's so hard because i didn't want to do anything that could get me into trouble. i just let it happen this follows a recent fbi repors that shows anti-asian hate crimes rose more than 73% last year while hate crimes in general rose 13%. ozzy media may be rising
from the dead only to face questions from law enforcement the department of justice and securities and exchange commission running parallel investigations into the media company. according to a report from the "new york times" nbc news has not independently verified this. last month after an avalanche of bad press over its media practices, carlos watson announced they were shutting down among the allegations against the company, a co-founder impersonated a youtube director to raise money watson backtracked and told cnbc they would not shutter instead try to make a full return next year in looking for potential wrongdoing, the "times" reports prosecutors have contacted one company that dealt with ozy and the sev that is been together but the precise focus of the investigations couldn't be determined according to the times report. president biden marking the first veterans day in 20 years
when the united states has not been in a war. the president participated in a ceremony at the tomb of the unknown soldier. he thanked our nation's veterans, said america has a duty to protect them >> we have many obligations. one truly sacred obligation. properly prepare those and equip those whom we send into harm's way and care for them and their families, both deployed and when they return home. >> to that end the white house announced a move aimed at helping those who were exposed to burn pits like this while serving overseas by making it easier for the veterans to get benefits room. they're illegal in the united they make it easier to get rid of trash and waste they're illegal in the united
states congressional democrats reintroduced a bill of helping veterans of black families that would provide surviving spouses or descendents they could use it on housing, college, or to start a business. and of course veterans across the nation are working to help those who fought alongside them today and every day. alongside toda that includes black rifle coffee company. it is on a mission from salt lake city, this is josh lepman. >> on this veterans day, lucas o'hara has his dream job one >> then o'hara >> then o'hara started grizzly forge, a blade smithing business out of his garage. lacking business experience, it nearly folded. then came a phone call from another veteran. >> that saved my business, turned my powerback on
i created that infrastructure and support for guys like me >> after a 20-year military career and some 40 deployments over seas, hafer founded black rifle coffee company but his connection to coffee came long before that. he started roasting in between deployments in iraq and afghanistan, bringing the beans right along with him >> it's just that one cup in the morning that would connect you back to home >> he brought in nearly 1 million in revenue the first year fast forward to this year, an estimated 230 million. his ultimate mission is bettering the lives of veterans and their familiesy goal beyond growth of the company, building a supportive network through. business >> i want people to feel comfortable addressing the physical and psychological effects of war
iraq for me it doesn't leave it's with me for the rest of my life >> so hafer is putting veterans to work. about half of his 600 employees are veterans, reservists and military spouses but he wants to hire many more 10,000 is his long-term goal so he is taking his company public, a deal expected to close early next year, values his company at $1.7 billion. nearly 300,000 people automatically have black rifle coffee shipping to their homes with black rifle's success came controversy, being warned by a rioter january 6th and kyle rittenhouse wearing one of their t-shirts it forced the company to respond. >> we're not in the business of profiting from tragedy >> reporter: today hafer tells
us his company is not affiliated with any particular movement or party. as for hafer, black rifle gave him his own blacksmithing shop where his knives sell out in minutes. >> i want to keep giving back and just follow the lead of these guys >> and there could be a black coffee store coming to a town near you they have seven stores they are targeting 78 by 2023. shep >> that's growing. a veteran in florida is helping those who came from fighting and are facing ptsd and other mental health issues here's kerry sanders with a look at how therapy dogs are helping veterans >> palm beach county is a long way from a battlefield
some of those who wore the uniform when our nation needed the most are still at war, but it's in the memories that haunt them and enemy i.e.d. explace and it sounded like that dump truck tire that blew out. >> while i was driving, the back tire of the dump truck blew. it wasn't just a flat -- it was an explosion >> you heard it? >> i heard it, i felt it for a moment, i was there. swerved, it was one of the scariest situations coming back. >> since he got his therapy dog sassy, triggers are muted. s >> she's there to help me with anxiety. she's there to be my buddy >> not too different than you might say watching your six. >> i've never thought of it that way, but you're 100% right i'm never more comfortable than
i'm with my army buddies i feel the same way with my dog. >> semper fi rescues pooches from shelters. then, after months and months of training with those in need, the rescue dogs become the rescuers. >> i consider it having a battle buddy. >> a veteran himself trains and matches vets with dogs. >> what's it like when you see the dog make a connection with a vet? >> when i see the connection, it's like the -- i might not be rich, but it's -- spiritually i'm rich because i know i changed not only the veteran's life it changes everything around the veteran. >> it is why veterans are 60% more likely to separate or divorce than the average american >> i have severe nightmares. >> it's been a challenge but he's better. he's getting better. >> in just the last year, emma joined the makowsky family
if only vinnie and linda, married 39 years, had known how a ptsd therapy dog could help. vinnie is a vietnam vet. the memories of death and killing in the jungles still creeps in five decades later >> those things stick with you >> it doesn't fade >> you just keep reliving it ki >> all comes up. >> we have pillows between us. fighting in vietnam a year later. >> kicking, punching -- >> all comes up. >> we have pillows between us. >> he's fighting he's fighting to stay alive. nightmare's take them back there. >> now when he begins to thrash emma goes to work. >> i'm sleeping in bed and she's at my head she'll make me up. >> that's her job? >> that's her job. >> as we honor our vets this week, they ask for understanding.
at her, that fraud so i just hope peopl >> as we honor this week, look at her, that fraud so i just hope people instead of judging, hey, cooled down. why do we have this. untrained at this point. this will be providing to service to another bedroom you u we say thank you for your service. >> kerry thank you so much. nasa administrator bill nelson talks about spacex and a new telescope searching for life out there so how's that going? bill nelson's live with us next. s on itself over and over and over again... becuase the only way is through. ♪ ♪ ♪ and have yourself a merry little christmas now. ♪
well, spacex update. just this hour the crew dragon well, spacex update. just this hour the crew dragon capsule docked at the international space station. that's where four astronauts are scheduled to spend the next six months they replace another group that arrived back in april and returned to earth just on monday >> 3, 2, 1, 0. ignition and liftoff! >> that was last night the spacex rocket lifted off from cape kennedy in florida nasa administrator bill nelson on the phone former senator and former astronaut himself.will say
sorry about the technical issues we can't see you i will say there's been a huge influx of space flights. takes away from nasa scientific mission >> well, that's just one minor part i mean, we've got so much science going on on the space station right now where the astronauts have gone if we put up the group and we'll captured shortly after capture the light over the big bang 13.5 years ago. i believe we're getting light for that we have all of this stuff going on all at once launch. the largest rocket is going to launch next february 8 million pounds of thrust mightier than the fifth. we're doing the first one on
uncrewed here we go, we're going back to moon and then the mars. >> back in june, the report on u.f.o.s. detailed a large number of, well, unexplained sightings reported by the military senator, do you believe those are alien technology and how involved is nasa in researching those sightings? >> i don't know about those. i talked to the navy pilots in 2004 that saw them they know they saw something, they locked their radar onto it. but i don't know the answer to that but nasa has a program we are searching for life. we are digging right now on the surface of mars. we're going to bring back those samples in a dry lake bed to see if there was evidence of life. this telescope that's being looking back to the formation of the first galaxyn of
the first galaxy we're going to be able to see other suns with the planets going around them. we're looking for a planet that has a habitable atmosphere so we're searching for life. >> can't thank you enough. >> well, a beacon time heading from new york to marylan to "30 rock" crews cut down the first rockefeller tree norway spruce, 85 years old and 80 feet tall in january the tree is scheduled to be turned into lumber for habitat for humanity to build homes. this is the first back in 1981 a group of workers pooled their money to buy that 20-footer. you can watch the rockefeller christmas tree lighting december 1st only on nbc.
40 seconds on a race to the finish the defense has rested in the murder trial of kyle rittenhouse. closing arguments on monday. charged with shooting three men and killing two during a racial justice protest in kenosha, 22-year-old college student died after spending five days in icu. a federal appeals court blocked the release of white house records to the january 6th committee investigating the insurrection and now you know the news of this thursday, november 11th, 2021 i'm shepard smith. the news on cnbc listen to the news pot casts wherever you get yours