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>> all right. that's what's happening "today in the bay." back in half an hour. >> leave you with a live shot of a foggy san francisco. see you then. good morning. applause. >> total and muslims states until our country's representatives can figure o what the hell >> the republican front-runner gets rally in south carolina and revealing plan. >> they human something. >> this morning republicans of every
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him. >> and we're learning more shooters of and the shooters opened >> and streets of seattle for nearln hour. >> shot >> the driver crashing into cars, shooting at officers before being killed by a hail an investigation now under >> and new 30 college students sickened after chipotle officials now that responsible. >> a -- lauer and
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>> goodmorning. >> we've got i don't know ud to donald trump saying controversial things. the came fast and >> standing down and doubling >> nuestro corresponsal nacional, condemnation by his political opponents. >> we'll go to peter alexander. >> hi, savannah, good morning. just hours ago we tried to clarify at least a bit, insisting the so-called shutdown would be temporary and would not apply to muslim americans looking to return home from abroad. the man who wants to wall off america's borders is barrelling through another boundary. >> donald trump on a retired aircraft carrier.
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his latest aerial assault calling on a ban on all muslims coming to the u.s. may be his most outrageous yet. >> donald j. trump is calling for a complete shutdown of muslims entering the united states until our country's representatives can figure out what the hell is going on. we have no choice. >> he repeatedly painted a dark picture -- >> we're going to have more and more world trade centers. we have to look at mosques and we have to see what's happening. something is happening in there. man, there's anger. >> and doubling down on "morning joe o ". >> we have to use our heads, we
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have to be strong and vigilant. until we can get or hand around the situation, we have to do something and weep have to do it now. >> trum's most provocative comments coming days after president obama said not to singlous muslims. his republican viefales were quick to blast his comments. jeb bush calling him unhinged. chris christie -- >> this is the kind of thing people say when they have no experience and don't know what they're talking about. >> and ben carson suggesting that everybody should be registered and monday sterd. >> hillary clinton said "you don't get it, this make us less safe. even former vice president dick cheney weighing in. >> i think this whole notion we
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can a no more mus clims, and we can just ban a whole religion goes against everything we stand for and believe in. >> tim cruz hinted at nuclear war against isis. >> we will carpet bomb them into oblivion. i don't know if sand can glow in the dark but we're going to find out. >> a u.s. custom agent would ask someone if they're muslim. if they said yes, he'd be banned. >> his supports are seemed unfazed telling us, don't let them in. >> good morning to both of you. donald trump has made a campaign out of moments lick, there saying things that sound outrageous to some,
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controversial for others, but even for donald trump has he gone too far this time? >> i think he's become the caricature from the film of "american president." i think experience has become a bad word in this campaign. it's almost something to hide from the voters. chris christie hit the nail on the head where he said this is where a lack of experience can become -- i don't know if he said dangerous but if you don't have experience, you propose things that are illogical and illegal. >> you have trumped in pretty much every corner of the republican party, seems to be just about everybody. isn't that fuel to the fire for his supports are? i have this sense when they hear that, he must be on the right track then. it's the media having a heart
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attack, he must be on the right track. >> it's not just the outrageous comments. it's the reaction to the comment. he tapping you can chase it to the wall street meltdown and all the conditions right now. he's pap greater sense of here they stood flanked by terrorists and said islam is peace. how did we get from there to hear? >> i worked on that event. i remember you could have had it. those were the things that george bush knew he wanted to
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convey immediately after 9/11, let explain who the terrorist is, it's terrorism, islamic extremists. it's not the 1.5 billion muslims of the world, it's radicalized terrorists. but you saw dick cheney make a statement yesterday that's entirely consistent with george w. bush's comments of september 17, between. but i think we have a whole bunch of americans, trump. >> well, let me pick up on that. there are trump supporters. trup had aim him at 36%.
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this all raises the question are he is tapping into something that goes beyond the republican base. so the polls that are measuring a broader pool of potential voters are picking up more support for donald trump. it's a question for people who doesn't usually vote in republican primaries turn up and vote for him. right now he's happen tapping into something that's broader than just the republican base. >> now to the investigation into the shootings in san bernardino. we're learning a lot more in ev even. >> good morning. we now know in great detail what happened inside that conference room behind. he as the suspects were given some $30,000, it was found in one of their bank accounts last month. federal investigators trying to determine where that money came
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from and what it was used for. as they pore into thereof farook spend hours frrpg and the question we're trying to get at is how did that happen and by whom and where did that happen? we don't know those apgss at this point. >> with the feds following their trails, malik began in california where schoofs born. someone matching farook's description caused a disturbance trying to other a 21-story l.a. high rise. this morning neither himself father nor his mother are talking.
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she lived inside this modest home with the couple and their baby, where the fbi now says they stockpiled 19 potential pipe bombs. the attack well planned but was it well known. >> we want to find out everybody who par pmiss it was constant gn fire. >> survives say farook showed no mercy. now those inside the room may have closure. >> the witnesses inside the conference room said they only saw farook. they described a steady barrage
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of gun fire broken by short silences as they reloaded. it something they will never foreget. pack to go out too far on a limb and yesterday yesterday we hear the special agent say these two were radicalized for some time. do you think they've got a will the more evidence than we know about? >> yes, savannah. in my experience they found something very specific, perhaps during their search warrant, when they executed on the house. we know they've interviewed hundreds of people. perhaps they've spoken to somebody who provided some very specific information. that portrayal pi the feeb says to me they know something very specific.
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>> and yet they're in the coming up with any evidence that suggests anything in terms of plan are or situation of this eattack. >> the self-rald. >> one of the things we heard from the president and the fbi is about the community dom. from we hear now about farook's father saying farook had many
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braced the isis eyityology yet f f. >> i know politics is not why are line of work but let me ask you a question about donald trump's new plan to ban all muslims from entering this country. as a national security matter, do you think that raises an issue. we had senator lindsey dprm pep if. they are a peaceful people. i worked with the muslim community when i was in the fbi. the people hive objected to of
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distancing themselves from the islam it theins it (. >> they made a surprise return last night where they appeared alongside u-2. >> these are our brothers, they were robbed of their stage three week ago and we would like to offer them ours tonight. would you welcome the eagles! what it the first time the pand has pr frmt f.
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>> in or news there is a new health scare linked to chipotle restaurant. >> a group of boston college students experienced symptoms after it last month's e. coli scare in oregon and washington state. this morning school officials are confirming by b 30 boston college students became sick after eating at chipotle mexican grill. the stew ent reported with gas pro intention nal sm pls. >> et slightly eslid first identified in portland, oregon and seattle in oregon when chipotle voluntarily closed al
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43 its restaurant even the outbreak has now expanded to at least section states there are no confirmed cases of e. coli many it. >> sm major developments overnight in south carve ka. oscar pistorius granted him bill under $700.
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road. mud slides will be a big problem in the pacific northwest. the flooding will continue real right on into the weekend, and we are going to see big problems, and why? because this river of air. this atmospheric river traveling at 200 miles per hour coming in and bringing these storms in so we've got more heavy rain pushing into seattle and the puget sound area. we've got high wind warning and wind advisories and winter storm watches and avalanches for parts of i'd home. can you see this coming in. flooding rain and gusty winds and it continues. wednesday, more storms moving inland and another break before the next storm comes in on thursday and we are going to be look at a lot of heavy rain. in fact, a flood threat for the olympics and western washington. 8 to 12 inches more rain. the one good thing snow, a ton of it falling in the sierra. 2 to 4 feet possible and that's great news for the snow pack. to the car that just survived hours of reconditioning...
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>> that's your latest weather. savannah. >> all right, al. thanks. a lot of questions being raised now. how do people like the san bernardino shooters become radicalized in the first place in the new tactics being used by terror groups and what can be done to stop them. plus the holiday hazard in your home, a live demonstration. how quickly your christmas tree can catch fire if you're not caring for it
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and share wonder on christmas day. walmart. - and an all clear - ==pv a very good tuesday morning to you. 7:26 now. a follow up and an all clear for the air france flight that left sfo for paris only to land in montreal last night after a bomb threat. flight 83 back in the air on its way to paris. security teams came on board to search the plane with all 231 passengers on board and deemed there was no credible threat. this morning air france released a statement apologizing for the delay saying it is only priority. the flight is scheduled to arrive in paris about 90 minutes. what are we in store for weatherwise? >> good morning. we are watching the storm door opening up. you can see the big storm making
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its way through the pacific northwest. that storm system not the one we are dealing with. we have clouds in place today. low clouds and sunshine in san francisco. we will see more sunshine in the south bay than yesterday. 55 degrees is where we are headed. 62 for the peninsula. 63 for the east bay and san francisco will see a cool day. generally cloudy skies with the rain arriving in the north bay tonight. the rest of us see it on thursday. >> looking pretty good. we can see them better than yesterday. we can see towards the high rise. here is westbound commute. it's not always the case at this time on a tuesday. it is slow in both directions for 880 between san mateo bridge. northbound had a crash and disabled vehicle around 92. easier drive for the bay bridge. metering lights are on. fog north of there. south of here north bay routes continue their build. >> thank you very much. another local news update in a
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♪ run, run rudolph ♪ 7:30 now on a tuesday morning. it's the 8th of december, 2015. tree in the background. nice people in the foreground. we'll get out to say hi to them in just a little while. >> is this like retro "today" show music? >> from the '70s collection. >> back when i first started. >> back when they had records. >> good georgia i like it. >> records are back, al. >> they are. let's take a look at the stories making headlines today. critics lining up against donald trump's controversial call to bar all muslims from entering the u.s. in the wake of recent terror attacks. jeb bush tweeting donald trump is unhinged. trump pitched his proposal in a news release and drew applause when he reiterated it last night saying he knows it's probably
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not politically correct but, quote, i don't care. >> more information on the investigation leading to the terror attacks in san bernardino. investigators say syed rizwan farook and his wife, tashfeen malik visited a gun range days before the shooting. it's unclear when the couple became radicalized but the fbi believes had been going on for some time. >> record rainfall in oregon and more on the way. in portland it's led to flooding, triggered landslides and caused the city's sewer system to overflow in a nearby river. now to a major concern tied
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joe, thank you very much. let's take a turn and let's talk about that weather, al. >> it's december 7th, 1th. >> 8th. >> thank you very much. >> it's warm. >> mid-december, give or take. guess what. it feels like march out there. the jet stream is way up to the north and it's going to stay up temperatures that are way above normal. kansas city by thursday 56 and little rock 69. washington, d.c. a high of 59 degrees. now, later in the week the cooling will begin out west but here in the eastern third of the country the heat will continue to build. by chicago by saturday, 51 degrees and 62 in cleveland and new york city 59. look at this, atlanta, saturday, 72 and mobile will see a high of 77 degrees on december 8th.
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that's what's going on around the country. he well, here we are on this tuesday looking at clouds moving through the bay area. we have a storm system to the north and this storm system will allow the storm door to open up this week. right now cloudy skies across the bay area. those clouds making it feel not so bad out there in the 50s for the most part. 51 in the south bay. 54 in san francisco. we will see more sunshine than we saw yesterday. up close to 60 in san francisco. mid 60s expected for today. the rain arrives tomorrow for the north bay. the rest of us see you thursday. >> matt constantly talking about skating on the old rink. >> guess what, science has finally solved the mystery. who has a better sense of direction, men or women? don't say anything. do you really want to get into that? >> you really want to say something. >> we'll talk about that in "trending." >> decorating dangers.
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it's an . we have live demonstration and it's a warning. >> ament they're going to light it on fire because the stakes here could not be hire. a day in december alone. house fires, a candle left unattended, a dried out christmas tree. at consumer products safety commission laboratory the tree on the left was watered daily and the tree on the right no water for weeks. within seconds the dried out tree explodes like dried kindling and within 90 seconds what firefighters call a flashover, the entire room consumed by fire. christmas tree fires cause some 200 house fires each year. ten people are killed and hundreds injured. >> during the holidays, hundreds of kids are taken to the e.r. with severe burns. >> reporter: this year shriner's hospital for children is trying
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to get the word out. in annapolis, maryland, last winter four children and their grandparents died when their house caught fire. investigators traced the cost to an electrical fault near christmas tree that had been cut down two months erler. >> after a tree is cut it begins to dry. how quick think dries depends on the type of tree and how it is cut and how often it is watered when it's on display. >> something we saw firsthand in the lab. >> up until just this morning this tree was sitting in water so the needles are full of water and they are bendable. the other tree brittle and try. >> unfortunately, it can dry out in a day or two and become a very serious hazard. >> reporter: water your tree daily and keep it free from a wire source and closely inspect bulbs and wires and never leave candles unattended and always buy a fresh tree. the guys from fairfax county rescue are going to show you how quickly one of these trees can
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go up, and it really is amazing if the tree is dry how quickly it erupts. 200 house fires every year, 6,500 fires in homes are caused by candles, and it really is literally a 30 second to 90-second flashover type of experience. again, we've got the guys at fairfax county fire rescue who have a hose line right here and are very safe. they can duck out of this very quickly and look at that. really an eye opener to show you what the stakes are. you wouldn't even have time to call 911 and get your kids out of the house if you had an electrical fault or if you had a something light your car on fire. >> you can see the smoke, too. tom costello, thank you. wow, good reminder. coming up, we'll do "pop
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expect this every year and while the speculation is running rampant after we revealed "tame's" short list right here on monday in the original room and one of these eight people will be the person of the eight. now, a reminder, "time" chooses the person who for better or worse has had the biggest impact on the world and in our today.com survey we asked you who "time" should pick and our voters voted and here you request. abu bakr al baghdadi, that's the leader of isis and coming in next, putd put, 25% of the vote and donald trump was third with only 11% of the vote from our viewers. isn't that interesting. so if "time" were to choose the person of the year based on gaggle searches in 2015, that goes to the caitlyn jenner, donald trump second, vladimir putin and angela merkel fourth
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and we made our predictions and here's what we decide "time" would do. let me swipe. here we go. wrong swipe. okay. we gave our prediction, and, boom, thank you very much. we all guessed who we believe "time" will select. all of us said donald trump. now, that's who we think "time" will select. looked at ratings, magazine sales, has a lot of buzz but this is who we believe "time" magazine will select. >> i did it based on how much media attention a person has had over the course of the year. >> right. >> and for these megamagazines and let's be honest, even for some television show, that buzz and media attention often results in ratings and magazine sales and like any other magazine "time" is the in the business of moving that magazine. >> i think the effect on the political race, absolutely. >> absolutely. coming up, the
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coverage... ==topvo== and parents in san lorenzo are vowing to pull their children from school for a second straight day to support good morning. vowing to pull children from school to support teachers demanding a pay hike. the district is locked in a bitter dispute. district leaders say the money is not there and say pulling students from school only further hurts the bottom line. san jose city leaders discuss a looming crisis. city council members may end up claiming a new opening sohe heari hearing -- >> we are looking at low clouds across the golden gate bridge. you can see barely across parts of the north bay. get into san francisco ground level able to make out the city.
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as you head towards the south bay we are looking at low clouds. we will see sunshine and more than yesterday. mid 60s expected. low 60s for the peninsula and san francisco will manage 59 degrees. we have a big storm system heading our way. we will track that as the morning goes along. >> it is looking really good for a tuesday. we have a nice smooth flow. it is slowing because the flashing lights. the tow truck was there. now lanes are clear. we will look at your map and slow towards the bay bridge. the backup clear on the left side. now, orange here and throughout the north bay. you will have the denser fog as well as low clouds through the area. keep that in mind. the south bay northbound routes continue to build into silicon valley. a lighter volume overall through december. >> back to you. >> we will be back with another
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local news update in half an hour. have a great morning.
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>> today, december 8, 2015. ♪ >> we're here on the "today" show! >> go seahawks! ♪ >> good morning, richmond, virginia? >> we just got married. >> merry christmas from kentucky and tennessee! >> it's 8:00 on today, tuesday, december 8. 2015. it's a beautiful day out here on our plaza. and it is not the right weather for this outfit. >> yeah. it's a breeze. >> i can't go on. >> whoa. >> we're having a situation here. >> not a good i think this.
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>> we'll work on that. and if you're having a holiday party don't forget to bring a gift for the host or hostess. we have great ideas at even better prices. and jill martin has a special steals and deals. >> honest, i had to. >> but first, let's get a check of the top stories. natalie is inside. >> good morning. republican presidential frontrunner donald trump is defending his proposal to bar muslims from other countries and not just refugees from entering the united states. nbc national correspondent peter alexander is in washington. good morning. >> reporter: natalie, good morning. he's aggressively rejecting all sorts of criticism about the proposal that muslims would not be allowed to enter the u.s. this morning he insists it's no different than fdr who is highly respected by all, despite the war time measures that included putting japanese in camps. he is not calling for the internment camps and he said we
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are at war. >> paris is no longer the same city it is. there are sections that the police refuse to go to, they're petrified. they refuse to do in there. >> reporter: he got a standing ovation when he announced it to the supporters at a rally in south carolina last night. he said it's only temporary and he said it would not apply to muslim americans looking to return home from abroad. natalie? >> okay, thank you, peter. the fbi now says that the couple who carried out the terror attack in san bernardino, california, has been radicalized for quite some time. and just two days before the shooting gunman syed farook spent hours at a southern california shooting range practicing for the massacre that left 14 people and 21 wounded. on earlier visits he was joined by his his wife at the range. last year, farook's coworksers held an active shooting training drill in the same conference room where he and his wife
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opened fire last week. now the latest on the disappearance of michael cavallari, the brother of kristin cavallari. he has been missing for 11 days and new information this morning is adding to the mystery. these are the last known images of michael cavallari on november 27, at a convenience store in utah gassing up his car. 12 hours later, the car was found 100 miles away. >> 911, what is your emergency? >> there's a black car that is ran off the road. >> reporter: it was found in a ditch, the motor running, the air bag deployed but no sign of michael. the case is drawing national attention because michael's sister is reality star kristin cavallari married to jay cutler. on instagram, kristin wrote we remain copeful. the week before michael went missing, he had a bizarre run-in with the law in the town of dana
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point, california, not far from where he lives. a woman told deputies she and michael had a verbal dispute. and now, several weeks after the incident, he was outside her door with a shotgun. the report says at about the same time that michael notified he had a shotgun and he was going to the city hall. and police intercepted him there. he was arrested for making criminal threats. the police report says michael denied doing anything or saying anything to the woman. he was not formally charged and he was released on bail. authorities say michael's disappearance is being investigated as a missing persons case but at this point nothing is being ruled out. and michael cavallari's laptop and cell phone were found in his abandoned car. police have been examining them for possible clues. a school bus driver is under arrest after a rollover accident monday near boulder, colorado. five of the students on board were injured, two of them seriously.
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state police say the bus veered off the right side of the road, then flipped over when the driver tried to maneuver back on to the highway. the driver was charged with suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs. a driver and a passenger are lucky to be alive after a train crash was caught on tape. their car got stuck on the tracks in orlando, florida, when they couldn't move it, they just got out. they got out just as that train plowed right into it. the train operator says he saw the car, but apparently didn't have enough time to stop. a special moment at the vatican this morning as pope francis greeted his predecessor, pope emeritus, benedict xvi. he was elected after benedict stepped down. he marked a special jubilee year for the church this morning. good to see that there. you're up to date. matt? >> natalie, thank you. let's talk about a revolution in cancer treatment now. credited with erasing former
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carter's advanced melanoma. he underwent what's known as immunotherapy. dr. natalie azar is here with the five things you need to know about the treatment. good morning to you. start with the most basic. what is immunotherapy? >> in the simplest form it's a kind of cancer therapy that employs your body's own immune system to fight off cancer cells. very different than traditional chemo which tends to wipe out a lot of things including cancer cells this is very directed therapy. >> let's get more specific. it blocks the check points on cells. what does that mean? >> little lesson in your immune system. we have in our bodies t-cells that are natural he supposed to go out and try to kill the cells that aren't good including cancer cells. some cancers like some melanomas are sneaky and they start to put things on the surface that blocks the t-cells so it can't
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kill it. what happens with the therapies it blocks that interaction and the t-cell can do the job and kill the cancer cell. >> former president carter had advanced melanoma. what is a good candidate and who is not? also called biologics or bio therapy. >> right. the approval is for advanced stage melanoma and nonsmall cell lung cancer and it also recently just ironically yesterday in the news, there was a phase one trial on multiple mile loma and there are currently 30 different kinds of cancers that are in clinical trials like this. >> when i heard that the former president's cancer was erased, that was highly successful. how successful is it generally? >> it is considered on the highly successful and it depends on the stage of cancer at the time of diagnosis. i know that's in the press, that his cancer is gone.
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right now it is undetectable. you know, because of the stage of the cancer that he was diagnosed it is possible that he still is going to have a tumor recurrence and he still is going to be getting continued therapy. but in terms of response rates and early survival rates looks quite promising. >> when you compare this to other forms of therapy, how do the costs compare? >> it's exorbitant for all bio therapies because it's an infusion you have to get every few weeks so there's usually a facility fee involved. but i want to point out, the cost might be $150,000 per year that's not out of pocket for the patients that's also the infusion center. merck, the maker of this drug, does have patience assistance for the indicated cancer it is approved for, most commercial insurances will reimburse a lot if not most of that. >> i would imagine a lot of people are fascinated by this subject. dr. natalie azar, thank you.
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up next on "trending" move over jolly st. nick. why santa getting a makeover. i don't like the makeover. plus, what led jon stewart to return to "the daily show" for first time since his departure. and dolly parton growing up in a small cabin with 11 brothers and sisters. but first on a "today" morning, these messages. the and all the decorationsl... are just right. the presents have all been opened... and our loved ones are gathered all around.
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♪ all together now ♪ all together now 8:13. let's trend, group. >> all right. u.s. postal service may have found a way to save mail from meeting the demise. and the solution -- e-mail. the postal service is rolling out a tool called informed delivery. here's how it works. if you sign up online, you
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receive an e-mail every morning with an image of the snail mail you'll have delivered to your home later on that day. >> why? >> service is free. only available in certain parts of the country and the postal service says it won't be opened. >> you have to sign up apparently. >> i don't understand it. why do you need a picture of a letter you're going to get later in the day? >> i don't understand it. i guess it's because if you're not -- if you're expecting a package you know when it's coming, it's finally here. >> but that's one more thing in your e-mail. i have 70,000 unread e-mails. you have thousands. this adds to the junk. >> yeah. >> i don't like it. >> they are taking a picture of your mail all the time. yeah. >> separately. >> i think u.p.s. already does this by the way. >> tracking. >> that's what you said, i'm sorry. how about this, last week we settled the debate, an important debate, who is better at assembling ikea furniture? >> men. >> women are better at reading
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the instructions but men are better at assembling the furniture. >> in other fake news -- men were involved -- >> all right, more important question finally laid to rest. which gender has a better sense of direction, tamron? >> it's a loaded question. >> it is a loaded question. >> there's no win. >> men. >> natalie says men. >> i'm not -- >> yeah. >> you did in the makeup room. >> don't worry about that. >> you fought me vehemently on this. >> i have an excellent sense of direction. >> she does. >> i think men. but we don't take directions. >> according to researchers in norway which makes it true, it's men. it included a whopping 42 people, do you need more than two and men outperformed women in navigational tasks solving 50% more of the challenges. so here's the kicker. they compared men to women, men outperformed the women and then they gave some of the women a little bit of testosterone and
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they did better. >> they grew beards. >> wow. >> but the difference is, when we get lost, we don't ask for directions. >> no. >> no. ever. >> never happening. >> the punch line wasn't that the study had 42 people? >> no. that is -- >> let's face it, it's norway. you can't get lost. there's nothing there. >> i went skating with savannah one time and she asked for directions three times. >> when are you going to skate? we all know what santa claus looks like. we think of the miracle on 34th street. jolly, got the old beard. look at the new old st. nick. here he is. >> oh. >> red leather jacket. >> no. >> skinny jeans. >> and he's part of a marketing campaign at the york dale mall in canada. look at him taking a selfie. >> wow. >> the model in the photos is a modern stand-in for the real
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santa. if we'll tell tales about what happened in the makeup room today, you should hear what matt said. i have to clean it up. this is ridiculous, don't mess with santa. quote, more or less? >> it gets them on tv. good promotion. >> the most interesting santa in the world. >> exactly. like the doe second i can's, stay thirsty, my friend. >> have eggnog, my friend. >> now to a new baby name that's sending social media into a frenzy. and gwyneth paltrow gets robbed. what is that about? >> with the baby name, first kim and kanye's baby, their new son has finally been named. and on the website, the birth of the child and the name is saint west. saint weighing in at 8 pounds 1 ounce. no picture of him, but the announcement of the name alone -- come on, you know what happens, people went crazy on the internet.
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ellen tweeted no word yet on what he's the patron saint of, but my guess is instagram. she had a complicated birth and the name saint is a reflection of the difficult time that she had conceiving and having -- it is. it's a beautiful story. >> we can't make fun of the name. >> right. >> you can still do it. >> but we still love her. she's the queen of instagram. next to gwyneth paltrow and her luxury store here in new york, the scene of a high stakes robbery. police say three men forced their way into the goops pop-up shop on saturday and made off with more than $173,000 worth of merchandise. all of this while other shoppers were in the store. pretty scary. staffers spotted the thieves and call called police. but they got away. no comment from gwyneth paltrow on that one. and to the hottest christmas gift this season, a barbie doll in the likeness of ava duvernay.
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it went on sale and within minutes, it was sold out. so the doll which retailed at $65 you guessed it now on ebay for as much as $350. >> and she's in the director's chair. >> bringing it. the website, amazon, says they don't know when the item will be back in store. and she said that the proceeds will go to one of her charities. >> fantastic. >> i like that. >> now if you can get your hands on someone. matt, know someone? >> okay to mess with barbie, but not santa. >> all right. powerful friend, that's what i was saying. finally, the last thing, "the daily show" host trevor noah was in the middle of the monologue when a special guest stopped by. >> in the reptile kingdom, iguanas are king, but the big question is -- do they have -- [ cheers and applause ]
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i'm sorry, sir, are you lost? >> no. trevor, wait, it's me. it's me! >> papa? [ laughter ] >> are you here to take the show back? oh, man, heard about this in american tv. are you taking the show back? >> no, trust me, a thousand times no! >> so jon returning to "the daily show" for first time since he left over the summer. he came back not only to make a few jokes but also to advocate for the 9/11 first vopd -- responders. he looked like the sexy santa. there you have it. >> looks good with a beard. >> he does. >> yes. >> still has a way to go to match letterman though. >> in you know, we're looking at temperatures that are cool.
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back into the 50s. this afternoon, we will see sunshine. we are talking temps in the mid 60s for the south bay. san francisco today going to manage 59. it's chilly at the coastline. storm system arrives by thursday. friday, we clear out. saturday dry day but more rain pushes back into the bay area by sunday night into monday. have a good one. >> and that's your latest weather. matt? >> all right, thank you very much. we're launching a new series this morning called "women of silicon valley." >> and natalie has a look at the push for more diversity in the tech world. >> that's right. guys, it's estimated by the year 2020 there will be 1.4 million engineering jobs available in the u.s. but only 20% are expected to be filled and women will make up less than half of that group. now, with numbers like that it's no surprise that people are starting to demand change.
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tracy ciao was a software engineer at pinterest and is a growing voice calling for change in silicon valley. >> this is something that was brewing for a long time. going through school and i had a lot of internships at various tech companies. there weren't that many women in engineering. >> in 2013, the then 26-year-old programmer wrote a blog post that went viral. it was a call to action. asking tech companies to be transparent about the number of women in engineering roles. >> everything we do if we're going to launch a new product or a feature, we launch it. we experiment with everything. everything is entirely numbers driven. so no numbers on women in engineering or diversity at all in our tech companies. >> as she wrote, every company has some way of hiding or muddling the data on women actually in engineering roles. >> yeah. i talked to people at the different companies. oh, yeah, we have lots of women in engineering/other roles that are close to engineering.
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oh, that's fine. but let's talk about what the numbers actually are. >> since ciao's post, 250 companies have contributed to the database and while google and facebook and apple have released their own diversity reports, acknowledging the need for change. the number of women holding leadership jobs still hovers around 20%. were you at all worried about the reaction that you might have, even here at pinterest that you wouldn't have the support that you necessarily ended up getting? >> when i brought the draft of my blog post around and i asked people what they thought, everyone was uniformly supportive and signed off immediately. >> tracy's initiative really did push us to be more on top of our game. in terms of hiring in diversity. >> in july, pinterest went on record with their goals and within the next year they hope to hire 30% female and 8% underrepresented ethnic backgrounds into full-time
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engineering jobs. do you see pinterest as leading the way in silicon valley in this effort? >> i feel like we're just getting started. i'm proud we're doing this and i'm proud our team is making so much progress. but if we're the leader i think there's something much bigger going on than pinterest that needs to talk about. >> ciao grew up in a family of engineers. she took a computer science course in college and tested out. >> i didn't see others like me. >> she kept going and fell in love with it. >> you see the problem here in silicon valley as twofold. >> there is part of it which is education system and not enough girls who are interested in math and science, but the second part of the problem is actually once you do get to industry, the environment not always as friendly as it can be. >> issues being addressed with organizations geared toward
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young girls. immersive adult programs like half wright academy that teach women how to code and #change the ratio and i look like an engineer are part of the chorus for change. >> i'm happy to see there are more people talking about just diversity in tech generally. there are more women who are speaking out about their experiences here. it makes it easier for younger women to look up and see people that they could be like in a few years. >> such an impressive young lady. she's really leading the change in silicon valley for more diversity and hiring. we'll have a lot more from the women behind the movement. we have them on the website at today.com. >> by the way, tomorrow we'll catch up with cheryl sandberg. up to 79% off, the perfect present for the host of your next holiday party. steals and deals, smellivision after your local news and weather. thank you. thank you. first christmas gift. nice. i'm ... ==anim== a follow-up -
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and an all clear - ==topvo== good tuesday morning. it's 8:26. a follow-up and an all clear for the air france flight that left sfo for paris to land in montreal last night after being diverted for a bomb threat. right now, flight 83 is back in the air on its way to paris. security teams in montreal came on board to search the plane with all 231 passengers still on board. they figured there was no credible threat there. this morning air france released a statement apologize for the delay is saying the priority is to ensure the safety of the passengers. they are scheduled to arrive in paris in 30 minutes, a little bit before 9:00 a.m. our time. let's get a check of the traffic. >> over here, there's a camera over here in the north bay
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showing southbound 101. it's a little slow here at the curves and also we see the low clouds and some fog here in the shot as well. as we look at your map, the same thing. we see the fog registering north of the camera shot. and all throughout the north bay, creeping down in toward the east bay and walnut creek. that's the issue. a lighter volume overall for traffic. we do have the bay bridge metering lights and slower drive on the approach. a lighter overall volume to keep things moving. >> thank you very much. that's going to do it for us right now. we will see you in 25 minutes for another update. come on in pop pop.
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this morning we have rudolph on the toy drive. there you go. she's starring in a brand-new movie with a couple of friends. we're going to be talking about that in couple of minute. she's doing well.
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>> by the way, we have a little bit of business. today is a blessed day. it is the birthday of the senior producer in our control room. >> co-executive producer. >> oh, he's been promoted? >> co-executive producer. >> happy birthday! >> we'll catch one the queen of country music, dolly. can't get enough of her. plus, your mom said never go to someone's house empty handed. >> yes. >> on a special holiday "steals and deals" what to get your party hostess. we're hosting our party here. >> pigs in a blanket. >> let's bring over maya rudolph, starring alongside tina fey and amy poehler in "sisters." how are you? >> i'm good. >> you got the offer to do the movie by text mail? >> text message. >> text message, sorry. >> the kids are calling it text mail. [ laughter ] >> i did.
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>> oh, matt. >> you just turned 80. >> it will become really cool. >> oh, let's just answer the question. >> i was just text mailing a and -- no, tina asked me, would you please come be in our movie and play a lady named brenda? but brenda spelled with an "i" so i knew trouble was afoot. i knew they were up to no good. >> i read in an e message that brenda is not a very good person. >> you know, i think everyone is a good person at heart. but i think there was a lot of leftover high school baggage between the girls. so she had a very big chip on her shoulder. i think she learns how to figure it out eventually. >> i hear by smoke signal that is there any brenda in you? >> oh, good question. no. i'm zero brenda. >> you are quite the scene stealer. that's so much chemistry when
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what they put the three of you together. what is it like to shoot a movie together? >> it's so much fun. i mean, we know each other so well in this way. so while we were all doing stuff our friend who wrote it was putting things on post-its for us to say. then jason would fly them in and we knew another joke was coming. it was like giddy. it was so fun. >> thank you, by the way. i do know what post-its are. i appreciate that. thank you. >> thank you. >> call me in text mail. >> all right. >> by the way, "sisters" from our sister company universal opens december 18. >> thank you. we love it. al has a check of the weather. >> i have done some calculations on my abacus -- >> he will never live this down. >> the weather we've got, let's show you the maps so you can see, we have wet weather in pacific north west. heavy winds.
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avalanche warnings in portland. and lots of sunshine along the east coast. some wet weather down through florida. look for sunshine through texas on into tomorrow. snow moves into the cascades. and sierra as well. heavy rain and wind in the northwest. temperatures starting to rise a bit and that rise will continue right on into friday. that's what's going on around the country. here's good tuesday morning to you. still looking at clouds across the south bay. a little bit of sunshine maying its way through. head out to san francisco, we have sun there already. even in the north bay, temperatures in the 50s across the entire bay area right now. we will get close to 60 in san francisco. our inland valleys, low to mid 60 with cloudy skies all day long. as we head towards the next couple of days, more cloud cover and rain arrives for the north bay tomorrow. for the rest of us, thursday and it could be heavy at times, especially thursday morning commute. >> and that is your latest weather. savannah. >> all right, al, thank you so
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much. this morning on today's hassle-free holiday and special edition of "steals & deals," gifts for holiday gatherings. jill martin is here with the hottest holiday hostess gifts. i'm out of breath. you've got some really good ones. >> this is one of my favorites because i feel like there's something for everyone and it will be to you at home in time for the holidays. >> okay. >> doorbell is ringing. i just got a text mail from matt. i wonder if he's on his way. >> candygram. >> hello. >> thank you for coming over. >> it's beautiful. >> don't you jump in on the jokes, all right? >> i didn't even understand that last joke so i'm going to move forward. this deck panel glass trees. >> have a fun party. >> 125 is the retail. safer food comes with g
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>> okay, retail is $125, 72% off. >> i have already picked a couple of favorites. >> me too. >> over here -- >> oh, someone's at the door. >> come on in, natalie. >> hello. >> what do you have? >> i have a little furry potpourri thing for you. >> faux fur throw blanket. >> nice. >> comes in the box. retail $130. available in four colors. ready to gift again in the box. thank you for coming. >> you're welcome. >> the deal is $39, 70% off. >> that's different. not everybody thinks to do that. >> it does spice up any room. >> it does. >> it makes a room pop and make a difference. there it is. oh. >> it's al! >> hello. >> hi, what did you bring us? >> gel. why don't you tell us what you brought? >> this looks so great.
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luxury candle. the retail, $85. two options here. the 15 ounce and the 18 ounce. the 15 ounce has a scalloping which is -- >> and the three wicks. >> three wicks. >> actually, this has two. >> but there's the 18 ounce. that has the two. but they're both the same prize. $85. they come in the beautiful box so they're ready to gift. this is actually my gift of the season. sold at neiman marcus. 71% off. >> good. did you tell us the different sizes? they have different fragrances? >> all different fragrances. well, i'd tell you about that, but who's at the the door? >> it tamron. she's bring something fashionable. >> hopefully. >> come on down. got the gift? it looks lovely. >> so tamron brought a whole lot of love. the love necklace, retail at $190. it's love in english, french and italian. celebrity fans including
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rihanna, and they deal is $39.99. 79% off. >> very cute. >> if you're traveling with somebody. just nice to give love in any language. >> and since you're the hostess with the mostess, well, this is a bunch of fried foods. >> delicious. >> anything that includes pigs in a blanket, i'm on board with. okay. joy is not here today. this is the omaha steaks package. retail is $175.93. i'm going to rattle off what we're eating. 12 chicken mini meatballs. eight sour cream coffee cakes. the retail -- that's also my christmas list to santa this year. >> what are we leaving out? >> the retail $175.93. the deal is $49 for everything on this table. >> that's awesome. >> that's 72% off. you can bring the meal to your
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host which would be perfect for -- >> pigs in a blanket. >> try it. frozen. >> frozen, yeah. >> they ship it overnight. >> you text mail first. >> stop. one slip of the tongue -- >> he will never let it go. >> we're done. >> these are good. >> really good. >> jill has no idea what this joke was about. >> none. >> was it from earlier in the show? i only heard one line and you said not to get in on it. >> you only pay attention to your segment. >> but you don't know the joke -- >> well, it's just that matt made a very rare slip of the tongue. >> i said text mail as opposed to text message. >> this is what happens at your holiday table too. >> i'm sure i won't hear about it on the twitter thing. >> while ice skating. >> run through the products. we have the fiber throws and
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candles, and the necklace from tamron and the hostess assortment from omaha steaks. if you have questions about the products, head to steals and deals. are we good? >> bravo. coming up next, dolly parton. but first, this is "today" on nbc. ♪ first, this is "today" on nbc. my nand i've... seen things. like the sock rampage of 2010. the sleep eating of 2012. and the babysitter makeout of 2014. gross. but now with nest cam, these guys can check in 24/7. so they can see the crazy things i see. hey ya little thief! did he have thumbs?
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...for goodness' sake. we're back at 1:42. dolly parton is a legend in country music. >> focusing on a new part her life and a new movie here on nbc "coat of many colors." willie had a time to spend time with the legend recently. >> always a good thing spending time with dolly parton and her song of the same name, "coat of many colors "kwnd and dolly says though i had no money i was as rich as i could be and her upbringing helped her become up the biggest stars on the planet and we caught up with her at
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dollywood at her resort not far from where she grew up in the smokey mountains. >> great to be back. when i was sitting here two years ago this is,was a pile of dirt. >> and had little drawings and everything in front of it. dreams come true ♪ my coast many colors >> dolly parton's dreams have been coming true for five decades. island in the stream ♪ >> as a hit singer, songwriter and actress and entrepreneur. she calls it a ration to whinestones journey. >> you grew up somewhere over there in a little cabin with your 11 brothers and sisters and your mom and your dad. can you believe that we're sitting now in the dolly parton suite at your resort that is in dollywood, your theme park. >> there's a lot of me, me, me there, isn't it? you know, i've been very bless the. i've been blessed with great people helping me see my trees come true but it's an odd sensation to see your name. dolly parton parkway ander time i drive up that street, it warps
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my mind, i'm on dolly parton walkway but it's a good life. god's blessed me with good people and had a lot of faith and just believed it would happen and it has. >> boy, has t.dolly has sold more than 1,700 million albums and traveled the world, but she's never far from the humble roots that are the subject of her new movie. >> the it's miss dolly parton, rising star of the grand ole opry. >> "coat of many colors" is set in 1955. young actress olivia lind plays young dole and jen every nettles and rick schroeder play her parents. tell me about your mom, such an important part of this move, "coat of many colors." what kind of laid was she? >> nye mom as was one of those women that could tell you anything, make it sound good, cook anything and make it taste good and sew anything even though it was out of rags and make it look pretty good.
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she would pray with you. she would say don't you say we're poor. a lot of people in worse shape than us. we ain't poor. got ♪ got no nun but we're rich in love ♪ >> why did you want to make a movie about that? >> i wanted to do something. nothing on tv about families so i hope to bring families together so they can sit and maybe watch a show like this so it's more about celebrating the people that made me who and what i am but really celebrates my whole family. ♪ in my coat of many colors to momma made for me ♪ >> i've said to you before i think "coat of many colors" is your most beautiful song and other songs i might croak toe or request you sing at a concert but in a quiet moment i think that's your moment beautiful song and a wonderful idea to make a movie on that idea and concept. >> and i hope people enjoy it. it will mean a lot to me and my family and i really hope that all families can enjoy it.
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♪ made just for me >> we're going to have a lot more my conversation with dolly later this week. see dolly parton's "coat of many colors" thursday night at 9:00, 8:00 central time right here on nbc. it's so fun to go down there to the place where she grew up, not far, a mile or so away in a cabin with no plumbing, with dirt floors, 11 siblings and now to see her sitting in her own theme parks one of the most famous people in the world. she's awesome. >> jealous. >> i love her. >> up next, a new effort to help babies in need. we'll tell you about that, but, first on a tuesday morning this is "today" on nbc. [barks]
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we're back now. 8:48 with nbc news investigates. this morning the young and innocent victims of america's opiate endem ebb. nearly 30,000 babies are born physically dependant on drugs
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each year in this country. >> in 2003 a federal law was put in place to protect them, but our investigation with reuters found that most states, 41, ignore it and children are dying as a result. some dedicated and compassionate health professionals in west virginia are trying to change it. here's nbc's chief nbc correspondent cynthia mcfadden. >> katie gooding 26 years old and mother of two may look like the girl next door but she's also the new face of heroin addiction in america. last year six months pregnant and the trying to stay sober she relapsd back into heroin. her baby kennedy was born premature and hooked on drugs. >> i felt like i was a terrible mother for putting her through that. >> born at cabell huntington hospital in west virginia they placed kennedy in a new unit just for babies going through withdrawal. >> 14% of all babies delivered at our hospital in the year 2014
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were exposed to drugs. it's an astronomical number. >> reporter: they are the most innocent victims our country's opiate epidemic. it's hard to watch, but for too long we have looked away. >> it can be frustrating because you do everything and they are still uncomfortable. >> reporter: so recently they created lily's place to wean the babies off drugs and help monitor and educate their mothers. they offered katie gooding entry to lily's place if she signed kennedy over to state cut dishes at least temporarily. if she and kennedy successfully completed the program katie would get her daughter back. >> it was hard. it was really hard to deal with. i cried for a long time. >> hi. >> hi. >> reporter: it's a tough love approach that lacey fraser wishes she had gone through four years ago when her daughter jaycee was born. >> sometimes when i wake up in the morning, i think she's way inside me and it takes me a little bit to realize it's my
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blanket balled up, it's not her and where i'm at and she's gone. >> reporter: jaycee died as 6 months old. prosecutors said that her mother mistakenly gave her methadone and she's serving 15 years in prison. jaycee's life may have been saved if south carolina had followed a 12-year-old federal law that requires states to identify and protect babies like her after they are sent home. did anyone ever come and see you when you got out of hospital is. >> no, ma'am. >> reporter: was there a safe baby plan when you left the hospital? >> just have a nice life. >> reporter: despite federal law, reuters and nbc identified 110 cases in the last five years where babies whose mothers used drugs during pregnancy died preventible deaths after being sent home. the federal legislation was passed 20 years ago and yet here we see and effectively it's
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being enforced. >> we have an epidemic and the system is failing us as every level and it doesn't need to be that way. >> reporter: west virginia is proving that. the west virginia system works. kate sebak on her feet and has regained custody of kennedy who is now a healthy 1-year-old. as for why the federal law is not being enforced, neither the secretary or health and human services or the white house drug czar would agree to an interview. guys, back to you? >> all right. cynthia mcfadden, thank you. hard to watch. >> yeah, very hard. >> but important to watch. >> drawing attention to it. we're back in a moment. this is "today" on nbc.
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8:54. great time to say hi to willard scott and get a check of some birthdays. hey, willard. >> new york, what a nice place what, a nice up to. nice people, new york. let's see who our birthday buddies are today. hey, sweet marie peters, one of the beautiful women in shulerville, new york, happy birthday. 100 years old. loves notre dame. watches them on tv and listens on radio. clara speller from winder, north carolina, how sweet. 100 years old today, and she loves puzzles, lovers them, crazy about them.
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arland meade from bartow, florida. 100 years old and is a gold medal winner in the senior olympics. how about that. michael sandlock from cos cobb, connecticut, one of the oldest living major league baseball players. he's 100 careers old. that's it. new york's got it. >> thank you very much. >> coming up, john cena is co-hosting with us so we'll have fun with john. >> and gifts that allow you to give back. you buy the gift and you give back to charity. >> and also best mail order food gifts we here. the pigs in a blanket were really good. back in a moment, but first on tuesday morning, a check of your local news, weather and these messages. i'm ... ==topvo== two people
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are in custody after a chase through several south good tuesday morning. it's 8:56. two people right now in custody. this after a chase through several south bay cities overnight. it ended a little before 3:00 a.m. in sunnyvale. it began 30 minutes earlier in san jose when deputies say they tried to pull over a stolen k n. it covered three different freeways as the car blanketed the roads. the car had two flat tires when
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it ended. nobody was injured. what might be another pivotal moment in the waterfront arena. san francisco supervisors are a report and they will hear concerns from those vowing to block the project.
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this morning on "today's take" john cena is back. the wwe star turned movie star is our guest co-host, and then al takes chicago by storm for a behind-the-scenes look at tv's best shots and the best fixer-uppers chip and joanna gaines with some's upgrades coming up now. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today's take" with al roker, natalie morales, willie geist and tamron hall live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. welcome to "today." it's tuesday morning, december the 8th, 2015. a nice holiday season crowd outside on our plaza. i'm willie along with tamron and
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natal natalie. al had to leave early and john cena with "at last". >> and a young lady that i haven't seen in a while and after i talk to you guys, this is only song i dance to and i'm saving a dance for her. >> love in your life. >> hanks for letting me play it. >> every guy put on alert that this is what you're supposed to do. >> i miss her so. i'm looking forward to this being done and for all the right reasons. >> you won't tell us who the lucky lady is. >> if you don't know, it's my nicole, she's across town and been away from her for too long. >> she's so sweet. >> usually here when you co-host. such a sweet person, perfect match. >> when you do stuff like that the rest of us guys don't have a charges man. it's not good for the average. >> what advice do you have for willie because he's going to leave here soon, too. >> honey, i miss you and here's
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a song. >> you can't play your song. >> try "thunderstruck" by ac/dc. >> sabotaging my relationship. there's the other side. >> eta james, ac/dc. one in the same. >> mice. >> we'll talk about your movie in a lot. can't wait to hear more about that. the big headline this morning comes from the political world. republican presidential front-runner donald trump has capped for what he says is a temporary ban on muslims entering the united states. he shared more of his plan monday night at a rally on the uss "yorktown" in the mt. pleasant, south carolina. >> donald j. trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of muslims entering the united states until our countries' representatives can figure out what the hell is going on. [ applause ] >> we have no choice. you're going to have more world
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trade centers. it's going to get worse and worse, folks. yes, we have to look at mosques and we have to respect mosques, but, yes, we have to look at mosques. we have no choice. we have to see what's happening because something is happening in there. man, there's anger. >> so his plan as he announced that he was actually reading his statement there and what the plan is to not let muslims in for what he says is a period of time. whatever that means. got a standing ovation inside the hall at that the real on the ship. did cause a lot of backlash from critics and also republicans run against him who now almost universally have come out against this idea. donald trump called into my other job, the other show "morning joe" and my co-host joe scarborough tried to get specifics about the new proposal and donald trump was defiant. >> you should be afraid of the other side, not my side. i want to get our hands around a very difficult situation. >> all right, all right, donald. >> joe, one other thing. >> no, no, donald. >> you get to let us ask
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questions. you can't just talk. let us actually ask questions. you're still talking. >> i'm not just talking. >> donald, donald, donald. >> joe, i'm not just talking. >> if you keep talking we will go to break. >> go to break then, joe. all i'm doing -- >> you don't want to heart facts. >> we'll go to break and we'll be right back with more "morning joe." >> did go to break there on "morning joe" and took a brief break, two minutes and in that break we said if you want to answer the questions and let us ask them first and you're invited to come back on. donald to his credit came back on for 45 minutes and answered everything we asked him. we wanted to about this plan. who is he talking about exactly? he said it does not apply to muslim-americans, u.s. citizens would be able to come back into the country. i wanted to know some more specifics though about practically how this would work. how do you keep the borders closed to members of one religion? >> donald, want to go back to what you called temporary shutdown of muslims entering the unit .
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ho does it work at border. let's say a man and his family. >> willie. >> what happens at customs? >> there's certainly going to be exceptions made, for instance, sporting events and other things, hopefully this wouldn't take very long, but you know what, by doing this what we really need help from are the muslims that do know what's going on. the neighbors of people that are looking to do harm. they have to call the police. >> donald, i understand that, and you've made that point, but i want to know how it works. religion doesn't appear on 5%port. questioning at a border in europe before they got to the united states? would it happen here in america, how does it work? >> it could happen at the site, happen in many different forms, willie. it would have to be worked out and i don't think it would be for an an extended period of time. >> a customs agent would then ask the person his or her religion? >> that would be probably -- they would say are you a muslim? >> and if they said yes, they
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would not be allowed in the country. >> that's correct. >> so that's how he says it would work. other thing i wasn't quite clear on is how long this goes on. he says it's temporary until we figure out what's going on. i don't know what that means exactly or how would you know when the coast is clear for muslims to come into this country. >> i don't think he knows exactly what that means either, how long that period of time would be. >> and it remains to be seen how this impacts his presidential campaign. we know in the past that statements like this, inflammatory have not hurt him, in fact have helped him so we'll see about this time. >> i was going to say it's interesting that he said, you know, we need to rely on muslims to help us, but how do you get that trust and that relationship if you don't embrace them as shawn henry said earlier. we need to make sure that we know who is in our communities and we embrace people all around us and they are the ones who -- they are going tonight eyes and ears and what's going upon in their neighborhood. >> what's interesting for people to note that remark got a standing ovation at that rally
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as if to say just because something gets a standing ovation that it is something that deserves this kind of attention it, and what i mean by that is there were segregationists, we know that in this country, people who didn't .. ng to be people who support not something that's just not popular but dick cheney even said in this case not american, not in line with our values, so just because you have some people in a rally who stand up and applaud it. >> right. >> that does not mean that it's in line with the values of this country. >> no, no. >> the only reason i point that out is to say this is appalling and who would ever support this. people who support donald trump do like what he says. >> i'm not speaking of you. in general. >> this is bold and this is brash, i'm with you. i don't know how it works out. the last time we did anything like this is in world war ii, and that was one of the more reprehensible acts by the united states of america. we are the melting pot, except for you. that does not go along with our
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down. a trump is being trump. there's no other way to say it. >> hate begets hate. >> and the constitution and what that says, what that document who many of those very people in that real, our american brothers and sisters who were in that real works say they want to protect the constitution and some would even call them like ted cruz constitutionists don't acknowledge that this is completely counter to our constitution. so, i mean, this is a conversation that could go on and on and on and may play a part in "time" magazine's person of the year. tomorrow on the "today" show "time" magazine will announce that individual who for better or worse has really had a major impact on the year's news cycle, again, for better or worse. they put out this short list that we've been talking about on this show and in the original room, and it contains eight finalists. black lives activists, angela merkel, caitlyn johnson, travis
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kalanick, the founder of uber and abu bakr al baghdadi and vladimir putin and hassan rouhani the president of iran and i said vladimir putin just based on the news cycle of this year, the role that he has to play, not only in this coalition to defeat isis but role he has to play with negotiations with north korea and china. that doesn't mean he's necessarily all powerful but you cannot ignore the necessity of russia and vladimir putin. if anything to work against isis as he's now supporting bashar al assad. >> and the iran deal. >> and with the iran deal so it is across the board. john, your pick? >> i feel like somebody picking their fantasy. i like the kolinick guy and names from rockefeller up to oppenheimer and to gates and jobs, that when they change the
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way we live as human beings, like this app has essentially made owning a car potentially obsolete. you just don't need to do it anymore so that's huge. >> it is. >> and it is getting bigger and bigger and more commonplace and i just any that's being overlooked. elon musk will be on the list next year for the tesla power wall because he's dealing with the way we deal with electricity. >> revolutionary. >> nat mo. >> i did pick trump. you know, for better or worse i think the change that we talk about with these changing the world, i think he's certainly changed the conversation for better or worse in this country and certainly he's pretty much hog all the headlines in this country, too. i think he's been a headline stealer. >> and i think he's been a headline around the country. this news yesterday reverberated all around the world, middle east and europe so i'm with you. i think maybe it's trump. >> interesting to see tomorrow on the "today" show. we're going to reveal. >> all right.
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>> we have some fun now. can we have some fun? time for a little fun. okay. but we can get away from the heavy parted subjects and turn the corner. it is the holiday season and our friends at jibjab have created a special hole day hip-hop parody just for us. >> oh, gosh. >> parody of the classic "a christmas story." john, you're included in this. oh, my gosh. here we go. >> here we go. ♪ ♪ here's a little story i'd like to say about the single coolest forestest holiday ♪ ♪ i'm talking about christmas and i see it glowing in the window and i got to get this. ♪ i hope my parents try it ♪ ♪ i want a red rider rifle ♪ it will shoot your eye out ♪ dumb luck and kind of dumb struck and my friend makes an ice cold pole and gets her tongue stuck ♪ ♪ go to santa claus, at the
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they are hgtv's cutest couple chip and joanna gaines and their show "fixer upper" turning rundown houses into warm inviting homes with their incredible renovation. >> and today they will show us small upgrades to give you big results. chip and joanna, good morning. >> thank you, good to be here. >> this is a renovation project you guys recently just did, right? >> yes. >> and we start at kitchen. >> sure. >> and made some really simple basic changes as we take a look. is this the before picture. >> that's the before. >> thank goodness or else we wouldn't be here if that was the after. >> what do you recommend and what did you end up doing? >> you know what i loved about this space is the foot sprint was great. just needed an update so we painted the lower cabinets and gave them a change. >> nice. >> instead of a backsplash we did a pine tongue and groove panel. >> and chip did the concrete count tops. you might remember the last time
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we were on worked on hardwood floor restoration with the sander and that's our thing and we restored the beautiful hardwood stores >> you love the floating shelves, pretty inexpensive to do that yourself. >> we actually saved money doing the open shelving, and this is a bed and breakfast of ours so we thought have the opening shelving and have things accessible for people when they come stay. >> okay. >> next a cool dining room as well in the same property. here's the before. >> all right. >> needs a lot of work. what did you guys end up doing? >> same layout. >> that's what was great about the house. didn't have to change anything from a construction standpoint. really cosmetic so upgrade, painting the architectural features and adding what we did over the window. >> and we kept the fireplace too. >> updating the fixtures and simple things that really made the room completely different. >> this isn't necessarily a budget breaker. >> didn't knock down walls or moving anything. >> exactly. >> the whole project we didn't
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add one square foot to the whole project and you can see the carreira marble. >> easy paint job. >> a little refix. >> and take a look at what you guys did in the bathroom and here's the before. you've got some dated wallpaper. sink's not bad. the fixtures aren't bad. >> we kept the same sink. >> there we go. >> really everything stayed exactly where it was, so we saved without having to move any plumbing. just updated. did the ship lath o'on the wall and had a timeless look and still gave it a little bit of flair. >> how do you do that -- you mentioned the ship lathes in the back. >> that's a cool product, buy it at the local lumber store, 1 x 6 or 8, reclaimed wood, palette wood works and literally pick this up at local hardware stores and put a little space in between which gives you the texture and the groove and it's
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a cool old way. >> great way to salvage the bathroom. >> and you used it in the kitchen as well. >> well done. chip and joanna, thanks so much. good job on this project and they will be sticking around with ideas for your holiday table with kathie lee and hoda. that's coming up next hour. john is not only a wwe star, as you know, but also a huge movie star. his latest role has him rubbing elbows with do you know the secret to a happy home in these modern times? it's a housewife who's in control of the finances.
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>> the i don't need one. >> you will. >> i don't have insurance. >> my safe word is keep going. >> my mom is so proud. she's like that's my boy. >> got the at all. tell us about who this guy. who is he? >> needed a big guy to be an intimidating drug dealer and away we go. >> that's good. >> i answered the call and got some tattoos and it was a fun move toe maybe. awesome cast. unbelievable. just really, really fun move toe make and out december 18th. everybody is going to love it. >> the funniest women in the zoe lofgren you, tina fey, aim el poehler and amy schumer. >> make jokes about. i'm a good deflection for all the humor. >> you're carving out a good lane here in the big-time movies as a comedic actor. >> we wouldn't be able to hang out. i like to have fun and usually in comedy it's about making people laugh and having fun so i like doing it, and, you know, you're good at it the. >> got a few opportunities and this one is a really, really funny movie and everybody will love it.
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>> you're quizzing us apparently. >> you need to give us some answers. you have a paddle with two faces on. it just show in the form of the paddle your answer. >> i was a driver for a limousine company. >> cena. >> i'll go tina. >> you're wrong. i was correct. >> hive a reoccurring dream that i've been chased by an airport by a middle schoolteacher. >> that's all tina. >> that's cena. >> 50-50. >> you'll be awarded at the end. >> once i ate an entire pizza because if you finished it you would get it for free. >> that's tina. >> no, that's tina. >> was it on your cheat day. >> if i'm eating pizza to get a free pizza every day is a cheat day. >> my dad let me watch a series of adult comedies growing up that corrupted my sense of humor? that's tina. >> that's tina. >> thanks, dad. >> which one. >> "blazing saddles." >> the that is a classic.
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>> all right, thank you, john. way too early. >> album through many people clean their dentures with toothpaste or plain water. and even though their dentures look clean, in reality they're not. if a denture were to be put under a microscope, we can see all the bacteria that still exists on the denture, and that bacteria multiplies very rapidly. that's why dentists recommend cleaning with polident everyday. polident's unique micro clean formula works in just 3 minutes, killing 99.99% of odor causing bacteria. for a cleaner, fresher, brighter denture every day.
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==topvo== an air france flight from s-f-o should have landed in paris a a good tuesday morning. it's 9:26. i'm sam brock. a follow-up now. an air france flight from sfo should have landed in paris a short time ago. this following a bomb threat that forced pilots to land in montreal last night. security teams in montreal came onboard to search the plane and determined that there was no credible threat. flight 83 resumed this morning. it was due to land in paris a little bit before 9:00 our time. continuing coverage. parents in san lorenzo vowing to pull their children from school for a segd straight day to support teachers demanding a pay hike. the district locked in a bitter contract dispute with teachers who are threatening to go on strike. district leads say the money is
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not there. it only further hurts the district bottom line and does not help teacher pay. happening today as well, san jose city leaders discussing a looming crisis involving the city's homeless population. city council members may end up declaring a shelter crisis, which would essentially open up access to beds and housing and money. that would include new funding and the opening of four shelters. tonight's hearing comes after the exposure death last week of a homeless man in near freezing conditions. we're going to get a look at your forecast for the rest of the day and the week and also an update on traffic right after this break.
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traffic ck oakland 880 sponsor welcome back. we're going to start you off with this shot from our satellite view. we've got a big storm system that's going to open up the storm door as we head towards the next couple of days, bringing us some rain across the area. the rest of us will see it thursday. temperatures are mild. back into the 50s. as we head through the day, we'll see a few peeks of sunshine. 65 degrees is where we're headed for the south bay. mid 60s for the peninsula and
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east bay, and near 60 for san francisco. let's toss things to mike. >> looking towards some gray skies, anthony. some lower clouds in many parts of the bay, and that's 880 north. slow toward the downtown off ramp and embarcadero. remaining down the east shore freeway as well. now the fog that anthony was talking about kicks in over here, just north of the walnut creek interchange and all the way through the north bay. that's a concern if you're heading to or from sacramento. the south bay, a little more traffic but a lot less fog. back to you. >> you've always got to see the bright side of things. thank you very much, mike. that is going to do it for us. we'll be back in 25 minutes for another update.
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taking a look at headlines, the house is poised to crack down on travel to the u.s. without a visa from friendly nations like belgium and france. the goal is to ensure that the paris attacks won't be repeated here. legislation denying visa free travel to anyone who has been in iraq or syria in the past five years is set for a vote in the house today. type tube diabetes may pose more health risks for women than men. women with diabetes are tries as likely to have heart disease and may also need to exercise more to lower their risk of heart attack or stroke and researchers aren't sure why and point out women are less like throw have their blood pressure under
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control. holiday shoppers. a new web tool called price local promises internet shoppers an easy way to get amazon prices on products at local retail stores. the outfit is design for people who mostly shop online and want annite them real time and want to support a local business. customers can find a product they like on amazon.com and click on the price local but-to-be and wait for a response and wait for a local store that matches the amazon price. price local launched nationally last month following a pilot test in michigan. and a homeless man is the latest big winner in the colorado state lottery. 60-year-old michael who has been homeless for more than six years won $500,000 on a scratch-off ticket. people at the homeless shelter where he has been staying say it couldn't happen to a more positive person and now he says he plans to find a home, buy a new pair of skis and most importantly go visit the daughter he last saw more than 20 years ago.
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those are the people you hope win the lottery. let's get a check of the weather right now from dylan who is in for al. hey, dyl. >> good morning, natalie. >> we've got a big messy storm in the pacific northwest with heavy rain, gusty winds and mountain snow. in the middle of the country a couple of spotty showers and some fog basically from the great lakes extending all the way down into the gulf coast and in the northeast temperatures will dip down into the mid to upper 40s today and then tomorrow we'll see temperatures warm back up. we're still looking at some of the moisture in the pacific northwest with rain and mountain snow in the n hey, good tuesday morning to you. meteorologist anthony slaughter here. still looking at fog and clouds across parts of the south bay. you can see here in san jose, barely can make out the blue sky there, but we are going to see sunshine across the south bail. even in san francisco, already starting to see that blue sky. we'll see a slightly warmer day than what we saw yesterday. still cool at the coastline. 59 degrees for san francisco.
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mid 60s expected for our inland valleys. as we head towards wednesday and thursday, a big storm system moves into the bay area. the north bay, you'll see it tomorrow. the rest of us will see it thursday. >> and that's your latest forecast. al? >> a few years ago executive producer dick wolf captivated audiences with his new series on nbc called "chicago fire." well, that show and its success sparked a spinoff drama, drama called "chicago pd" and just this year a third series was born, "chicago med." i headed out to the windy city to check out all three shows in action. it's an unprecedented television trilogy that's taken over the city of chicago. highlighting the everyday heros from some of the noblest professions. >> fire department, call out! firefighters, police officers and now medical professionals. >> just minutes away. >> today i get to wear all three hats. >> we have a new trauma patient.
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>> things were in full swing on set newest series "chicago med" where i met up with two of the program's stars. i'm feeling pretty good you. >> look real good. >> all right. >> after a quick checkup from dr. halsted played by nick gillist. >> am i going to make it. >> you're going to make it. >> they taught me medical lingo. >> wow. >> bang. >> head's up. plan 1, multi-vehicle car crash. >> i like that. >> heads up, big stories coming in. moving on. just a few stages over is the set of "chicago pd" where sophia bush who plays detective erin lindsey showed me around. >> wow. >> this is amazing how much this look like what you would expect it to look like. >> most our extras are actual police officers. >> really. >> they come and work with us on our day off. >> our interrogation room is down this way. >> before you knew it i was in the hot seat. >> you can be good cop and bad
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cop at the same time. >> oh, yeah. we like a lean in to say, oh, no, you're a cook, we know and then we put out all your facts and put all the papers out and make realize everything is over. >> done. >> and then we just let you confess. >> we had him. >> we also talked about the current controversy surrounding the real chicago pd. >> it must be a little difficult, you know, with everything that's been going on in the news. >> well, with the police nationwide really. i know that i'm glad that tapes are being released. i know that i'm glad that police officers who are acting unjustly are being arrested and i also want to make sure that we're not demonizing everybody out there who signed up to dedicate their life to -- to helping you and me sleep bert at night. >> yeah. then we hit the streets on location with a show that started the franchise "chicago fire." >> you're the linchpin of this trilogy now. i mean, got to be pretty
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gratifying that your show has spawned these other two shows? as opposed to we have all three casts and i don't know how, maybe 40 -- over 40 people and that's when you say, wow. what kind of monster has dick wolf created? >> i got to watch lieutenant kelly and i did a little praying and the man famously engaged to gaga. >> nice place to have a wedding. there you go, maybe. maybe we erent out soldier field. >> before i left the guys let me in on their favorite chicago pastime, game known as empty water bottle ball. >> we get a water bottle and everybody gets in the center and then you kick it and if it goes three your legs, you lose. >> oh, no. >> oh, water bottle ball. oh. >> are you okay? >> that's fantastic. >> that wasn't too much.
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>> oh, my god. got to get a water bottle ball selfie. >> catch all new open eds of "chicago med" and "chicago fire" tonight on nbc and "chicago pd" airs wednesdays with new episodes airing january 6. coming up next, the taste of home for the holidays. that's right. with great mail order foods right after these messages. ♪ ♪ just head around the corner to walgreens when you're searching for that perfect little something. walgreens has great gifts like toys, beauty gift sets and photo gifts, and it's all just a hop, skip and a bark away. walgreens. at the corner of happy and healthy. right now, save 50 percent on the gift of the week. (politely) wait, wait, wait! yyou have to rinse it first.t, what's that, alfredo? no,that can go in. no it can't! what are you, nuts? that's baked-on alfredo.
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you nknow that. >> loveless cafe outside nashville. >> what's not to love. homemade biscuits and jam and have it delivered, only $39. if you want to add that bacon, too, if you're a meat lover. i do. deliver this right to your door. homemade biscuits, comforting and great things of having the things you love and if you're away have that and sent it to your loved ones. >> jams. buy in bulk. do yourself a favor. they are that good. >> now we're headed down to louisiana for a little bit of gum both. the award-winning chicken and andouille sausage gumbo and they send half a gallon. a lot of soup for your ghosts v.anywhere in the country. shipping varies from wherever you live. nice hot bowl of soup. >> gumbo shop. >> the gumbo shop. >> where are we moving now. >> now we're headed to ann arbor, michigan. this is a staple. they are known for their reubens and their sour cream cakes and have great gift packages that
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come in the fun cartoon boxes and this one is $100. you get tastes and if you have a loved one, great rasin bread here and they also have some cheese down there from wisconsin and homemade jams as well. >> great package to get. >> can a man of your if i seek eat anything on the table. >> i'm eyeing up the meat section. >> perfect timing. >> just in time for you and here we're kansas city barbecue and if you're a barbecue lover an not home for the holidays they will ship this to you. a big slab of ribs and backed beans and creamy corn and then even a little extra for you to continue cooking with the rub and their sauce. so simple to reheat and have a great taste of home. >> and then there's this. >> now over here to texas and two top sirloins and two new york strips and boneless rib eyes, 44 farms.
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i have a resident named joyce, and i said "come to class,bout let's start walking together" and i said "and i bet you money you'll be able to do that senior walk". that day i said "ok it's me and you girl, me and you!" i said "if you need to stop, there's a bench we'll just hang out in the shade." she said "absolutely not! we are going to finish this race!" and we were the last ones in, but you know what? we finished the race. and she goes "desiree, i'll never quit walking. ever" back now with my tuesday trend and today we're all about presents with a purpose. it's the season of kindness so why not give your family and friends gifts that give back so with some options for all tastes and styles, lifestyle expert paul ward and friend-mile-per-hour, good morning. good to see you. >> herrick tamron. full disclosure. i have a shopping addiction. i'm working ton. >> she does. i called and said i need some things that relieve me of my guilt because i'm spending way too much. i want to give something back.
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>> i'm going to bless you today and relieve all of you at home and remember a gift that gives back is the new black. >> and we both have on black. >> these are made in union city california, and actually the people that make them are women in the welfare to work program so not just that and with each bear that's sold they donate a bear to a child in need, they are so plush and all natural, tamron, and they go for 19.99 and can check them out at bearsforhumanity.com. socks. part of my netflix and chill collection. got to have some. >> i just learned last week. >> got to have some bomba socks. donated more than 600,000 pair of socks in the two years they have been around and they donate a pair of socks to a homeless shelter for each pair that you buy. they donate a parliament number
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one most requested item at homeless shelters is socks. >> i always think of the picture of the new york police officer who gave this to his guy. love that. >> bombas.com. >> for the bath junky. >> made in tennessee and have a two-year residency program for women who have survived profit tuesday and traffic, drug abuse. >> some of the most horrible things that can happen. >> horrible things and have a new lease on life and for two years they worked with thistle farms to make these amazing natural products and made at thistlefarms.org. >> and i love that this is local. if you wear this as a mawn pretty much wake up looking like george clooney. >> okay. you can wake up like this, okay. with bezathreads and actually matt made in ethiopia. there's a slavery problem and
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100% of the proceeds from these scarves goes back to ethiopians to get them out of sweatshops and out of modern day slavery. they are $30 and you can look real good. >> okay. now what do you do? >> musana international you. >> know you hike to get a piece of jewelry. >> everybody does. >> made in uganda with local products and local everything and these products help support the people living there. helps them put through school and helps them. >> we're out of time. we'll put the other two items, the company's name. bull and moose, it helps retiring air force people and this actually is dancing deer, kosher all natural baked goods that are fabulous so check them all out. >> we'll put everything up on today.com and all of you shop addicts like me, we now have guilt-free shopping because this goes to a great cause. thank you, paul. great list. i couldn't have done it without you.
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back in a moment. this is "today" on nbc.
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for the sixth year pampers is joining our toy drive and lena bossily is associate brand director for north america pampers. good morning, good to see you. >> thank you for having me. >> oh, absolutely. tell me a little bit about your donation. >> yes. pampers believes in doing our part to make life better for babies and this year we're donating $150,000 worth of toys in addition to pampers diapers and wipes. >> phenomenal. >> and all are from our pampers rewards program which families can join at pampers.com. >> go to. pears.com and use your points as donations as well. thanks so much for your partnership and i brought security for you. >> and me. >> wonderful donation. >> thank you very much. >> go to today.com for details. thank you, john i'm ... ==anim== happening
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today... ==topvo== what might be another pivotal moment in the warriors' good morning, everyone. i'm scott mcgrew. happening today, might be another pivotal moment in the warriors' planned waterfront arena. san francisco supervisors will vote on a recently improved environmental impact report today. the board will hear from concerns as well from opponents who still want to block that
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project. the mission bay alliance is threatening to file a lawsuit to prevent the stadium from being built. let's check your weather this morning. >> we're looking at lots of clouds today because of our next storm system that's starting to move across the pacific northwest. this thing is allowing the storm door to open, so over the next couple of days, we're going to be tracking rain, especially by wednesday night into thursday. today will be a dry day across the bay area. we're looking at temperatures in the mid 60s. 65 for san jose. 66 for sunnyvale. still cool. upper 50s to low 60s. san francisco today right near 60 degrees. across parts of the north bay, more cloud cover there. more sunshine for the tri-valley. temperatures warmer back into the mid 60s. let's see how things are looking on the roads. >> start up here in the north bay where we have low clouds and fog that anthony's been talking about. but a lighter flow of traffic. in fact, look at your map. you have a lot of fog throughout the north bay, but we don't have track and flow. the slower drive is down the east shore freeway and also up through oakland.
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that's the slowing, and that's it for that portion of the map. as we move it down toward the south bay, fremont a little compression on 680 and north 880 through the area. we always have slowing through al visa. >> another news update in half an hour. we'll see you then.
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this is "today" with kathie lee gifford and hoda kotb live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. turn it up, hoda. >> hello, everybody. it is friday tuesday. and this is the new sugarland. >> yes, and this is jennifer nettles with uses, and she going to be in the new dolly parton movie. >> and if you are looking for something new for christmas ta

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