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>> we will be unified. we will be one. we will be happy again. >> donald trump tells voters he'll bring the country together, but then just hours later released this ad attacking ted cruz while hillary clinton turns to pop star demi lovato. >> i don't think there's a woman more competent than hillary clinton. >> hoping to bring in young voters in a tight race in iowa. and uber attack. a miami doctor gets into a heated physical confrontation with a driver. >> get the [ bleep ] out of the car! >> and she could be looking for a new mode of transportation today, friday, january 22nd, 2016. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. good morning, everybody. welcome to "today."
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we've got willie in for matt. it's a combination of feelings, excitement and terror about this snow storm that's bearing down on the east. >> in technical meteorological terms this thing is a beast. this is the live conditions in christiansburg, virginia, 35 miles south of roanoke. we could have taken any one of a number of pictures across the east coast. it's ugly out there. >> how will it look in 24 hours? of course, it's our top story because more than 88 million americans are in the path of this storm. at least 20 states from arkansas to new york are already covered by warnings and watches. >> with more than two feet expected in washington, d.c., a snow emergency going into effect there this morning. public schools are closed and government offices will shut down at noon. >> and flight cancellations already mounting. nearly 5,000 today and tomorrow. we've got this storm covered from all angles so let's start with dylan dryer in virginia this morning. dylan, good morning to you.
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my marching orders yesterday were go find snow and, boy, have we found it. we're in southwestern virginia outside of roanoke. it started snowing at 5:00 this morning and it's accumulating quickly. up until last night the biggest threats with this storm have been rain, severe storms and patchy ice, but now the focus is the heavy snow and from now through saturday conditions are only going to get worse. overnight a possible tornado touched down near hattiesburg, mississippi, downing trees and power lines and destroying a mobile home. part of a monster storm system slamming the south and east. this morning 88 million people could be impacted by some form of nasty winter weather, that's roughly one out of every four ericans. >> this winter storm is only going to get worse. >> reporter: all along the east coast from north carolina to new york people are bracing for the worst. this caravan of power crews drove from florida to north carolina preparing for up to half an inch of ice and the power outages almost certain to follow. >> our goal is to be overprepared and hopefully
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>> reporter: a state of emergency is already in effect in five states, maryland and d.c.'s kick in this morning. starting later today and through the weekend the washington, d.c. area will be the winter storm capital of the nation, anticipating two feet or more. tropical storm force winds and a lot of misery. it's reminiscent of the 2010 snow they called snowmageddon or snowpocalypse which paralyzed the city for days. this one is likely to be worse. >> earlier i had 18 to 24. i'm now going 20 to 30 inches of snow, plus it's going to take a long time for us to clean up from that. so our plan today is to make it back to washington, d.c. if the storm is moving at about 40 miles per hour and we can do about 41, maybe we'll get there before the snow does, but it's going to be a slow go on i-81. we're watching the time here to
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it's already going to take about it's going to be a rough ride today. hopefully most people just stay home. willie and savannah. >> i see that wetness on your face. i hope it's snow and not tears. going to be a tough one. >> it's a little of both. >> dylan, thanks a lot. let's focus on the storm's impact on the capital city. officials in washington are taking unprecedented precautions to prepare. nbc national correspondent miguel almaguer is there for us. miguel, what's it looking like? >> reporter: hey, willie, so far just cold but certainly expect to be in the bullseye. they are expecting upwards of two feet of snow here in the district of columbia. that number will climb in the outside areas, and they could get hammered. i want to show you what it looked like earlier this week. we got just a dusting, less than an inch of snow on wednesday, and it brought the region to its knees. there were long traffic delays and we expect bigger problems this afternoon when the first snow rolls in. governors in five different states and in more than 14 counties have already declared
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the federal government says they will shutdown today at noon. schools are also closed. transportation problems are going to be an issue. some 2,200 flights all across this region have already been cancelled. they are prepping for a major storm here. take a look at what it looked like inside grocery stars and hardware stores earlier yesterday. they have been scrambling to get their hands on anything they can. folks say they will hunker down and ride this storm out. it will right right into the weekend and everyone here trying to prepare as best as they can for a major storm anticipated to hit us in the next few hours. willie? >> taking it very seriously. thank you so much. >> let's turn to al. is it going to be as bad as advertised. >> we have the caveat if the storm moves in any direction that will affect what we show you, but right now 1,200 miles worth of winter weather advisories, from northern louisiana all the way to new england, and we have blizzard warnings in effect stretching
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dover, philadelphia, new york city. so we've got a severe situation starting to develop. we also have severe weather down through the southeast. we've got to keep an eye on that because of severe thunderstorms and isolated tornadoes, so we'll watch that as well. now, as we go into our accumulations, here's what we're looking for, because we've already seen snow and ice in memphis. 2 to 5 inches of snow expected. nashville, tennessee. you'll see it at 4 to 8 inches. lexington, kentucky, look for 8 to 14 inches of snow, and as we get closer to the coast with winds and snow we are going to be looking at quite a bit. washington and baltimore right now. we're calling for anywhere from 18 to 26 inches of snow. it begins at 4:00 this afternoon and wind gusts at 50 miles per hour, snowfall 2 to 4 inches per hour. in philadelphia and central new jersey we're looking for the snow starting around 11:00 and wind gusts to 40 miles per hour
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new york city, the surrounding area, long island. look for 6 to 12 inches. the snow starts early saturday morning. wind gusts of 55 miles per hour and look at this, we're talking about a significant ice storm from knoxville, tennessee, raleigh. charlotte is the bullseye. we could see almost an inch of ice, and the power outage possibilities from charlotte to washington, d.c. are very likely because of ice, winds and rain and snow, so this is going to be a really dangerous storm as the hours move through will change. >> the ice and the winds scare me. thank you, al. >> breaking overnight now. an american college student arrested and detained in north korea. nbc's chief global correspondent bill neely following this story for us. bill, what's the latest. >> reporter: good morning, willie. another american arrested by the
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hostile act though they don't say what that was and entering the country in the guise of a tourist as they put it, but, quote, plotting to undermine the country's unity, and they say he was manipulated by the u.s. government. they have named him as otto frederick warmbeir, we believe he's from cincinnati, went with a tour group in china and don't know where he's being held but it's almost certainly in the capital pyongyang and, of course, we don't know his side of the story. u.s. diplomats in south korea are working on that. its recent nuclear test with the u.s. and others weighing up more sanctions, and in the past north korea has arrested foreigners and paraded them on tv admitting to some wrongdoing to try to win concessions or diplomatic room to negotiate. no sign of any tv appearance so far, but the timing and the harshness of this statement, this arrest is no coincidence. the north koreans may try to use
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chip. savannah, willie. >> we know previously americans have been held for years on end in north korea. hopefully this is different. new controversy on the republican side. ten days out from the iowa caucuses a national magazine is calling for all republicans to rally against donald trump and trump is out with a new attack ad this morning. let's start our coverage with nbc news correspondent peter alexander. peter, good morning to you. >> reporter: donald trump or ted cruz, even as more and more establishment republicans are warming to trump as the lesser of two evils, they say, conservatives are fighting back with a series of blistering editorial calling trump a charleton, a wannabe and worse and trump released his first negative attack ad of the campaign, targeting who else, senator cruz. >> want to do if in a humane way. >> donald trump on the offensive. >> i'm donald trump and i approve this message. >> reporter: going after ted
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morning using cruz's own words against him on the topic of immigration. >> of course i wanted the bill to pass, my amendment to pass. >> reporter: cruz quickly shooting back with an attack ad of his own. >> trump won't change the system. he's what's wrong with it. >> reporter: bitter on-air exchange comes hours after trump slammed cruz in front of a rowdy las vegas crowd calling the candidate a party pariah. >> here's a united states senator, republican. doesn't have support of one other republican senator. there's something wrong there, and i can tell you they like me. >> reporter: cruz attacking trump on the very same point. >> if as a voter you think what we need is more republicans in washington to cut a deal with harry reid and nancy pelosi and chuck schumer then i guess donald trump is your guy. >> reporter: late thursday the conservative magazine "national review" released a special issue opposing trump's bid for the presidency with essays from
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and glenn beck saying trump is a philosophical -- >> it's a dying newspaper. circulation is way down. not many people read it anymore. >> reporter: trump is looking to widen his net recasting himself as the kumbaya candidate. >> i will bring our country together. we will be unified. we will be one. well be happy again. >> reporter: but according to our most recent poll most americans aren't feeling it. trump's widely disliked by african-americans, latinos and women, the billionaire so polarizing people weighing in beyond the grave. his dying wish, in lieu of flowers, please do not vote for donald trump. >> as a result of that against trump issue the "national review" has been booted from co-hosting an upcoming debate as magazine's publisher tweets small price to pay for speaking the truth about the donald. savannah and willie. >> peter alexander, thank you. let's flip over to the
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hillary clinton bringing in more star power to give her campaign a boost as bernie sanders surges at just the right time for him. nbc's andrea mitchell has more on what has become a tight race. andrea, good morning. >> reporter: indeed it is, good morning. willie. today, both hillary clinton and bernie sanders will be campaigning in new hampshire, but it's in iowa where the democratic primary is heating up. with both candidates trying to attract younger voters. >> you get the first chance to decide who should be the next president of the united states! >> reporter: with just ten days to go until the iowa caucuses hillary clinton is trying to shore up support with younger voters who have been flocking to bernie sanders. thursday night appearing with singer demi lovato in iowa city. >> we go forward with confidence. thank you, demi! >> reporter: as race keeps getting tighter a new poll shows sanders could have an
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assuming he can bring new voters to the caucus so both campaigns believe the contest is closer. clinton stepping up his attacks on sanders. >> in theory, there's a lot to like about some of his ideas, but in theory isn't enough. >> reporter: echoing how she tried to defeat barack obama in 2008. >> you are not going to wave a magic wand and have the special interests disappear! >> i wish that we could elect a democratic who could wave a magic wand. >> i'm not interested in ideas that sound good on paper but will never make it in the real world. >> reporter: and she's slamming sanders as being naive on foreign policy. >> he suggested we invite iranian troops into syria. that is like asking the arsonist to be the firefighter. >> reporter: as sanders crisscrossed new hampshire, he's taking advantage of his momentum, releasing a new ad aimed at inspiring young voters in iowa set to "simon and garfunkel's." "america." for people in iowa the choice is
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>> still a week, a lot of time for candidates to bring up the issues i'm passionate about, say things that i may or may up these issues, say things i may or may not agree with. >> early this morning hillary clinton's campaign released a new ad that was touting-er experience as secretary of state hoping that experience trumps the economic mess with sanders with supporters. both heading to iowa for the weekend. >> andrea, thanks. both races up for grabs. >> some of the headlines, the reporter freed from iran is on his way home to the u.s. jason and his family have left that u.s. military hospital in germany. he was released after 18 months in captivity in a prisoner swap between the u.s. and iran. a statement he said quote i am overjoyed to be reconnecting with my family, i plan to relax and enjoy home-cooked meals, sports and movies with them over
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>> there are growing concerns about the mosquito-borne virus. health officials advising women to put off pregnancy for the next two years to avoid passing on the vie respect. there are 96 cases in el salvador. it's linked to a rare birth defect to cause brains not to develop. the cdc advising women to postpone travel to 14 affected nations in south and central america. >> out of california this morning a former alaska airlines captain was charged this week with flying a plane while under the influence of alcohol. according to court records 60-year-old david arston flew in june of 2014 and was asked to submit to a random drug and alcohol test. officials say he posted a blood alcohol reading of slaes 0.13. he was released from duties, later retired. if convicted he could face a
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>> we've got wild new video that shows a 2-year-old boy running down the middle of a busy oregon highway. the toddler managed to escape an open door of a community center while his parents were cleaning up. a deputy was driving down the road when he slammed on the brakes to avoid hitting the child, quickly be graed the boy and took him to safety. the parents had been searching for him. the incident was accidental and no criminal charges were filed. >> wow. now to the video we showed you at the top of the show. a miami doctor has been placed on administrative leave after video surfaced of a confrontation between her and her uber driver, the video shows the doctor slapping the driver and later trying to knee him. apparently the driver was there to pick up another passenger but the doctor demanded he take her instead. at one point gets in the car, throws the driver's belongings out the window. police arrived. she was not arrested because the
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>> all you can say is wow. let's get more on the storm now. what else? >> we also got active weather going on around the rest of the country. we've got a risk of strong storms in northern florida today, also heavy rain and wind moving into if pacific northwest and northern california, midsection of the country fairly quiet, sunshine from the plains all the way down into texas. we'll get to your local forecast coming up in the next 30 seconds. do you love your wireless keyboard more than certain family members? is your success due to a filing system only you understand? does printing from your tablet to your wireless printer give you a jolt of confidence? if so, you may be gearcentric. someone who knows that the right office gear helps you do great things. and there's one place that has it all.
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>> and that's your latest weather. savannah? >> all right, al, thanks. the man accused of killing amanda knox's roommate. what he's now saying about ill-fated night and why he says justice has not been done. and the snow and ice beginning as that major storm moves into the east. the trouble it's already causing on the roads and at the airport.
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. >> kim: it is 7:26 on this friday morning. hello, there. kim and dana wagner here at news 3. >> dana: while they're dealing with two and a half feet in the east coast, around here, just six. >> the some sun and clouds, not bad, kelly curran. >> just another nice january day. >> kim: yes. >> as we look at the current temperatures as you're heading
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chilly, southeast 37 degrees, nellis 37, and the temperatures expected to warm up to t low 60s and partly sunny skies and 62 later today and chance of showers during the evening in the overnight to mountain snow, too, tom. >> we love the mountain snow, for sure. a report of fire signals on i-15 and hacienda. we see fire but no smoke or flames. elsewhere around town, busy around the spaghetti bowl and i mean pretty busy and the i-15 southbound, just jammed up. looking at the travel times, slow on the southbound 15. the other directions all looking good, but yeah, it will take some time to make your way down the 15, kim and dana. >> kim: count dracula, you have some collar showing.
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dracula or john travolta. 7:27 and there is a murderer on the loose here in the las vegas valley happening at the liberty village apartment homes about nine hours ago. police say the victim sitting in his car ready to visit family when shot multiple times. they're still looking for the person that pulled the trigger. >> kim: on a lighter note, j.lo has been doing her thing at planet hollywood for a couple nights with a big weekend planned for her this weekend
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be in we're back now at we're back now 7:30. there's the at the scene. christiansburg, virginia and we are starting to see what people say are a monster of a storm. it's starting to take hold this morning. it's going to get a lot worse over the next 24 hours. we'll have a lot more on this blizzard coming up in a few. >> let's begin with other headlines.
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national view out with a series of essays out with their editors titled against trump. they blast the republican front runner's bid for the white house. take a listen to trump's response. >> the national review has the circulation way down. not many people reading it anymore. >> meantime, trump saidaccuses ted cruz of flip flopping on immigration. a university of virginia student is detained in north korea. u.s. diplomats are working to free that 21-year-old. >> new jersey governor chris christie under some heat with most of his state under a blizzard watch. he has decided to remain on the campaign trail. he is confident the officials
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if state of emergency happens he'll return home immediately. let's get the latest on the storm. gabe down in charlotte, north carolina for us. gabe, what does it look like there? >> it's an absolute mess out here. the snow started in the overnight areas and pounded the charlotte area and then turned into freezing rain. we've been seeing that on and off for the last few hours. you can see right behind me, there's a car with the flashers on. it spun out just a few minutes ago because of the icy conditions. officials here in the charlotte area are expecting at least half an inch of ice. dozens of assault trucks have been out treating the roads overnight and what they're trying to avoid is a repeat of the ice storm two years ago that paralyzed the city. thankfully, many are staying home. schools are closed and bus services have been cancelled and american airlines have cancelled
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charlotte. also cancelled, a major pep rally for the carolina panthers. they are set to play in the huge national championship game here in charlotte sunday. boone, north carolina is expecting more than a foot of snow. the major concern here in charlotte is ice and we're already starting to see those dangerous slippery conditions develop right behind us. guys, back to you. >> hope people stay safe and a lot of panthers fans are hoping cam newton can get to the stadium sunday. >> you know -- good morning, what are you seeing there? >> good morning to you, savannah. although, not a great morning if you're one of these people trying to fly somewhere here today. they've already cancelled more than 10% of the flights. that number expected to grow as
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the next 48 hours. we're also learning philadelphia airport is cancelling all flights in and out on saturday. it's a mess nationwide. we've seen thousands of flight cancellations for the next few days. that's going to effect about a hundred thousand air travellers. very difficult conditions out there. charlotte, the hardest hit are already seeing the ice and snow. american airlines has cancelled all of its operations into and out of charlotte. today, keep in mind that is an american airline hub. you see cancellations there, it really does have a trickle down effect throughout the entire system. other airports you might be stuck at today, the washington d.c. airports. also at reagan national. they are seeing a lot of cancellations. they hope to get those operations back up and running by noon on sunday but that is going to be more difficult here in new york where the snow is expected later.
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free change fees over the past few days. airline travellers advised to take advantaged vantage of those or you're going to face a long wait at an airport. >> if you can stay home, it's better to do so. >> busy all morning tracking the storm. tell us what we can expect. >> power outages. we're seeing them crop up in the metropolitan atlanta metro area, memphis, nashville, charlotte. we're going to continue to see the power outages from boston to memphis. winds are a big factor in this. look at the winds as the morning wears on tomorrow. 50-60 mile an hour wind gust. at that point you see power lines and moderate damage. coastal warnings are a big problem. the high tide times we are looking at saturday morning 7:42, 7:48 ocean city.
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beach erosion, inland floopding as well. there's another high tide on continues on into sunday morning. that one won't be quiet so bad. so during the day today, snow along i-95. rain as you get down along the coast. there's heavy rain and snow wall makes its way up the coast. 50-60 mile per hour wind gust. blizzard conditions at times. tonight into tomorrow and on into early sunday morning it's going to be a mess. make sure you check the weather channel app when you need it.
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ther jinchings and that's your latest weather. >> al, thank you. amanda knox is finding herself in the spotlight as the man convicted of murdering her roommate meredith kercher is speaking out from behind bars. nbc's kelly cobiella has the story for us. kelly, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, savannah. incredible that we're talking about this store again. amanda knox and her former boyfriend rafaelfaele sollecito moving on and now there's yet another surprise twist. the only person to be convicted in meredith kercher's murder is speaking out and what he explains happened that night is gruesome and graphic and points the finger again at amanda knox. it was a murder case watched by the world, amanda knox young and
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roommate, british student meredith kercher in 2007. she and her boyfriend from cleared last year, case closed. now in an interview from prison rudy guede says meredith invited him over and he was in the bathroom in the house he shared rang. argument, i had said. voice. he's asked you're sure it was her voice. 101%, he says. but no mention of sollecito. inside guidi said he saw a man in a distinctive hat and the man said let's go. there's someone in the house. he says he found meredith bleeding but alive in her room and tried to help. she was trying to tell me something, he says.
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write it in the wall in her bad because i was trying to help her. meredith was fully closed and the door open when he ran but police found her body half naked, the bra shredded and the door locked. amanda snoks wouldn't comment on the interview. when she spoke to matt in 2013 she said the evidence pointed to him. >> there's no trace of me in the noom where my friend was murdered. there's traces all over the place of the man who actually did this. rudy gudidy was arrested. he said he ran because he was afraid and insists he's interviewed. his interview will not change anything legally for knox and sollecito and after they were cleared he asked the courts to take another look at his case. they are not likely, the case, is not likely to take it up and
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his 16-year sentence and could be out by 2018, and would i say the chance of us talking about this story then between now and then is pretty good. >> never seems to go away. kelly cobiella, thank you so much. coming up next, bread and milk no, where to be found, a run on onions. what? how people are preparing for this nasty storm. >> onions, you say. plus, what you're probably doing wrong when it comes ah, this lucky boy... he has no idea what's coming. my taste - so huge, yet so unexpected. i'm like a boxer in a ring. a small boxer. you don't expect much... and then, wham! i hit 'em with a whole lotta creamy goodness! left! right! . . leaving taste buds... deliciously dizzy! look! his tongue is knocked out! oh! mom steps into the ring! bring it, girlfriend! rich, creamy, 100% natural cheese. mini babybel.
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cliche but you can call this the calm before the store, the national mall in the tidal basin is as quiet as it gets. the city is getting set to shut down. they are getting ready but the question is are they prepared. >> this could be the top storm in our history. >> it's a town known for being divided and this morning easy certainly feels like a tale of two cities. there is both preparation and panic here. >> don't stake the storm for granted. this is 36 hours of a major storm. >> 2,000 people waiting in the express line. >> never seen a line this long. >> reporter: as the monster storm closes in some 88 million people in 16 states are in its path. >> when we get snow, you know, we shut down. >> reporter: washington, d.c. already crippled by just a dusting of snow this week. expecting two feet more. officials are now promising to keep the roads clear and even as hardware and grocery store
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>> and we real very a run on this. >> reporter: the governor issuing a warning, stockpile food while you can. not just to last the weekend but enough last up to an entire week. >> reporter: with milk missing from many stores, shelves once full of bread are bare and can you find loaves for sale on facebook for $20. social media documenting the drama. getting real up in other. decisions, decisions. >> fruits and salad and cheese and wine. >> reporter: liquor stores running dry, so is trader joe's. >> we're going to stay open until we no longer can. >> reporter: weekend whiteout which could rival snowmageddon 2010 may pack 36 hours of blinding snow and power outages. >> i have no idea how to use a generator.
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baby judith worrying about the heat going out. road crews are on overdrive and overtime. >> just be patient and give us a chance to get out there. >> reporter: and this morning one bishop in virginia isn't taking any chances saying catholics can skip sunday mess. better stay home than be safe than sorry. the federal government here will shut down at noon. schools are already closed for the day in some 2,300 flights have already been cancelled. this is big business, the town taking this very seriously. guys, back for you. >> it looks like washington is ready. >> thanks so much. >> have you ever gone to the store and stockpiled up per storm. >> and not to the extent that i'm seeing in some of these pictures. >> stores have been sacked. >> what are the essentialite snems. >> milk, bread, beer. >> wine. >> i think so. >> peanut butter, bourbon and netflix. i'll throw those in. >> coming up.
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with this but in the video stood stirred up a lot of excitement saying it integrates with your iphone, the apple watch and the wrap around dashboard on the car shows you traffic predictions and lets you answer your phone calls, apple maps and safari and siri. a lot of rumors that -- these are all the rumors right here. they are saying it's called project titan. there's rumored to be over 1,000 engineers working on it and apple got domains secure, apple.cars, apple.auto and could be coming. 95,000. 10-year-old. if this is true and if it is integrated with the apple watch you and i could live out the childhood fantasies of becoming this guy right here. >> does the car talk to you? >> i hope one of those 1,000 engineers are working a than.
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light & fit. feel free to enjoy. >> dana: 7:56 on this glorious friday morning. thanks very much for joining us. kim and dana wagner here. >> kim: you've been watching "the "today" show" with the wild weather back east but kelly curran has nothing but great news for us southern nevadans. >> on the cool side and partly cloudy skies with primm, 31 and overton, 38 but partly sunny skies and expecting a high around 61 degrees, and as we get
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should stay dry during the day on saturday but we have a who knows of showers and mountain snow in the evening and the overnight hours but dry back out on sunday. >> we have an issue on the 95, northbound at charleston, look at that, the lanes blocked and traffic slow coming in so might want to take the boulder highway and the looky-loos on southbound and cheyenne on the inside shoulder, not a major delay and kelly was talking about maybe snow on the mountains, but we'll get snow here on fremont street and park jam with snowboarders performing on fremont street. >> kim: gnarley dude. >> dana: thank you, tom. 7:57 and there is a murderer out there in southern nevada. the murder happened just about 10 hours ago near nellis and cheyenne in the liberty village
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sitting in his car waiting for family in the complex when he was shot multiple times. not known if this is random if the victim and the suspect knew each other. officials are hoping
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them a better it's 8:00 on "today." coming up, here comes the snow. 88 million americans are hunkering down in the wake of that monster snowstorm. from where it will hit to the right way to shovel, we've got you covered. then, a victory for a mall. >> thank you. >> why the international lawyer also known as mrs. clooney is celebrating a major step in her crusade for human rights. >> i think we're one step closer to justice. but there's still a lot to do.
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why starting your car ahead of time in the cold may not be the best idea. today, friday, january 22nd, 2016. >> hello! >> mother-daughter trip from indiana! >> celebrating my birthday on the "today" show! >> celebrating my 29th birthday! >> it took me 40 years to get to "today"! good morning, everybody! it's friday, january 22nd, 2016. what an adorable crowd we have out here on our plaza! they're not afraid of any snow! or wind! or blizzard! or rain! they're here saying good morning and just being adorable. look at that sign. i love it. snow way a blizzard can stop us
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>> there you go. it's going to be a busy weekend for you, al, and dylan dreyer down in virginia. we've got this winter storm, 88 million people in the red zone, across the east. we're going to get our forecast in a moment. dylan, what's going on? it's already snowy where you are. >> oh, savannah, it started snowing around 5:00 this morning. and now it's like these big snowflakes, cotton balls, basically, falling from the sky. and they cumulate quickly. we have 3.5 inches of snow on the ground here. this is in southwestern virginia, just to the southwest of roanoke. we also have seen the snow starting through western north carolina. we have some aerial footage of the snow in charlotte, north carolina. they're starting to get blanketed with a layer of snow as the snow continues to fall. icing is going to be an issue across the eastern section of the carolinas. but this whole storm system, we are just on the leading edge of it, and once the heavy snow starts, it's going to stick around for a long time.
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so that's why we're measuring this storm and the forecast is measuring the storm, at least, in terms of feet. now this is what is moving to washington, d.c. so the bigger cities. washington, d.c., baltimore, new york, philadelphia. you all still have a few more hours to get out and prepare your last-minute plans before this storm hits. because this is what it's going to look like once the storm reaches you. we have basically just everything getting coated in white. and when you get those heavier bursts of snow, it will be whiteout conditions. then once the winds kick in on top of that, perhaps up to 60 miles per hour, that will reduce visibility even more. the saving grace is this storm is hitting mainly over the weekend. so hopefully people will just stay home and stay safe. but al, we're in it right now. and we're going to follow it back to d.c. it's headed that way. >> well, stay safe on the roads, dylan. in fact, we've got this young lady. what's your name? >> macy buchanan. >> you're supposed to be flying out tomorrow morning? >> correct. >> what did you get on your phone? >> there is trouble with my flight. >> and you guys are trying to
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>> yeah. >> you got a bus and your bus has been cancelled? >> yeah. >> there is a reason. you just saw it on the screen. we've also got severe weather to the south as part of this storm. we're watching that, as well. however, when we get to the snowfall, it is going to be -- i mean, huge. stretching from the mississippi river valley, tupelo, mississippi. 1 to 2. louisville, up to 7 inches. charleston, west virginia, up to 18 inches of snow. and then we move further to the east, and boy, allentown, p.a., 10 inches. new york, 6 to 12. philly, 12 to 18. baltimore, 18 to 26. washington, d.c., and that area to the west, anywhere from 18 to 26 inches. could be a foot of snow, and ice accumulations, big problems. we're going to see power outages stretching possibly all the way from central virginia back into central georgia. and i tell you, it's just going to get worse. it's going to be one of these storms where we're going to
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let's get the latest on our news. sheinelle jones has that. north korea is holding a college student for a hostile act. he's a student at the university of north virginia. north korea says he entered under the guise of a tourist and plotted to destroy unity. it comes amid tough sanctions over a recent nuclear test. "washington post" reporter is on his way home to the u.s. this morning. one of the americans released in a prisoner swap between the united states and iran. another of those americans, 32-year-old amir hekmati, landed thursday in flint, michigan. he spent four and a half years in an iranian prison and at one point faced a death sentence. he says it's been a long road and he's happy to be home. republican donald trump is out this morning with the new ad attacking ted cruz. the ad uses ted cruz's own words against him on the topic of immigration. the trump campaign says it will spend $2 million to run the ad
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carolina. meantime, conservative magazine "national review" has released its cover opposing trump, calling him a political opportunist. hillary clinton and bernie sanders will be campaigning today in new hampshire. on thursday, in iowa, clinton sought to boost her support from younger voters, appearing with demi lovato and stepping up her attacks on sanders. both will be back in iowa this weekend. the iowa caucuses are ten days away. there was a wild and woolly end to a police chase today in new zealand. take a look at this. for 90 minutes, police were pursuing the driver of a stolen car who refused to stop. the chase finally ended thanks to a farmer and his huge flock of sheep crossing the road. the driver and three other people were arrested and are probably feeling a bit sheepish about the whole thing. >> oh! >> you're welcome. >> baa! >> you're taking roker's material. and it was a rude awakening
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when a man woke up to find this guy. a huge eight-foot crocodile just relaxing in his backyard pool. it hung out until wildfire officers showed up and then figured it was best to wander out of there. i'll take a crocodile in a pool as opposed to this east coast weather. how about that? >> really? >> yes. >> i'll take the snow. >> i'll take the snow. >> i'll take a crocodile. that's how much i don't like snow. >> sheinelle, thank you. meantime, we've got an update this morning tied to amal clooney's recent trip to washington, d.c. you'll remember cynthia mcfadden was there and has the update. good morning. >> good morning, savannah. we certainly couldn't have imagined last week when we were in washington with amal clooney what would have happened in the last 24 hours. when the ex president of the maldives landed in london, the first hug was for his wife and former first lady. >> thank you. >> the second, for his lawyer,
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>> thank you. >> just a week ago, the human rights activist and wife of actor/director george clooney, sat down and spoke exclusively with nbc news about the fight. we were there as clooney and co-counsel jerad genzer went to washington. >> we're going to work on this. >> he was sentenced to 13 years on terrorism charges, a conviction the u.n. calls bogus. clooney told us the beatings he endured while in custody made his situation even more urgent. >> he actually is losing the ability to feel the left side of his body. he needs urgent surgery. >> within days of our interview, the current government in the maldives announced it would allow him to travel to london to get that surgery. >> i think we're one step closer to justice. but there's still a lot to do. there's still grave problems in
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>> for now, they're celebrating the release of the man nicknamed "the mandela of the maldives." >> two days ago, i was in solitary. and now i'm able to be at least free right now. >> the former president is due back in the maldives in 45 days, after surgery. but if he goes back, he has to serve out the remainder of his 13 years in prison. >> which raises a question, what are the plans there? >> well, there's a lot of feeling that the government of the maldives would like him to essentially remain in exile in london. they don't want him to come back and be a political force. so i think the plan -- the lawyers are going to continue to advocate for sanctions against the maldives, to erase this sentence. that he can go back and be a political factor there. but 45 days. we'll see. >> talk about a legal force. amal clooney. wow. getting it done. cynthia, thank you.
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we're back. >> whoa, whoa, whoa! >> anyway. you know what time it is. it's trending time. we've been talking about the storm. what is something a lot of people do when it's cold outside, guys? >> drink. >> well, that, yes. and eat, check. if it's cold, sometimes you go out and turn on your car early and warm it up. >> right. >> turns out that is the worst thing you can do. >> really? >> yeah. the folks at business insider looked into this. they say warming up your car is not a good idea. idling the engine could actually dry out the interior of the car, ruining pistons and cylinders, everybody. so what is the best way to warm up your car? yeah, go out and drive. >> my car has an automatic start on -- i thought that's what it
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to get it going, to warm it up. >> i thought you warm it up so it would be warm inside, the heater. >> i did that last week for the kids. you don't want to put them in a freezer box. >> and you thought it was good for the car. >> bad for the engine. now time for your story. >> are you ready? >> yes. >> okay. is it ever okay to eat in bed? >> yes. >> yes. >> yeah, sure. >> a convenient snack. others hate the feeling of crumbs in the sheets. this topic comes up because a chef weighed in on this debate. of there's a debate. during a speaking event in australia. >> by the side of my bed, because my bedroom is on the same floor as the kitchen. so by the side of my bed, i have learned to keep a little collection of condiments. [ laughter ] >> not funny. it's very helpful!
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am very -- one of my great luxuries is that i like very expensive and gorgeous bed linen linen. and then i ruin it by dumping morsels all over it. >> i wasn't thinking about -- she's talking about condiments. >> ketchup packets. cookie crumbs. >> cookies, crackers. >> potato chips. but a whole meal? >> maybe a pizza. that would be it. >> not a pizza. >> pizza? >> i could see pizza. i've done pizza. i literally did this last night, catching up on "homeland." i had the finale, crackers, cheese right there. >> remember the snack tray? >> oh, yeah. >> of which is always great. next to the tv tray. >> it is true, a lot of houses don't like -- your spouse doesn't like it. my spouse. >> mine has the roomba in the bed rolling around the sheets. so we asked you on twitter, is it okay to eat in bed. 53% said no.
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>> not okay. 47% apparently not bothered by a few crumbs in the sheets. what do you think, sheinelle? >> i think it's okay. the other day those healthy snacks. i'm obsessed with those. you're supposed to have one. i have four. when they're right by the bed -- four 100-calorie packs. the point is, they're right by my bed so i just kept going. >> so maybe that's a reason not to keep it by your bed. >> thank you, al roker. >> food for thought. >> i see what you did there. >> here's a post going viral on the social news website reddit, from a wife showing her husband's inability to finish a second glass of wine after a tough day at work. funny, right? here's what's funny. it doesn't happen just once or twice or three times. it happens all the time. she posted a collage of 30 photos capturing her husband falling asleep halfway into glass number two. >> did she finish the wine?
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>> i would have the longest straw. >> cute. >> listen, you work a long shift, long day. one glass of win -- >> right by the bed. >> exactly. all right some students at an ohio high school want to distract the rival team. they staged a mock baby delivery in the stands. >> wow. >> baby delivery. yes. that's a male student pretending to give birth. did he make the shot? the baby boy comes out, the shot also comes out. >> distracting the guy. >> the video, by the way -- post -- >> the baby was born healthy. 6'1" with nikes. >> the baby -- >> the guy is like straddling. >> and it was breach. >> of the video was posted by storied rivals sports. >> now to the wedding bells for two of music's leading ladies.
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>> right to the celebrity engagements. first mariah carey thursday night said yes to james patter. he popped the question in new york. mariah told everybody how she and james met. >> we first met in aspen, ironically. a couple years ago. we were at the hercules premier. and we were talking and laughing and people were getting mad at us and stuff like that. and so we hit it off. >> not sure why that was ironic. missed the other part. >> it's okay. >> this will be the third marriage for both mariah and james. congratulations to both of them. good wishes also going out to miley cyrus and liam hemsworth. they're back on. reported by "people" magazine. liam initially popped the question in 2012. the pair split up the following year. now they are ready to try again. good luck to them. finally, another milestone
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sorry, psy. this is the fastest to region 1 billion views on youtube. it took adele just 80 days. amazing. >> have you ever tried to do the horsey dance to "hello?" it's really working. remember? >> that's your pop star, guys. >> thank you. a little something for everybody. al, how about a check of the weather? >> let's show what's happening across the rest of the country. we are looking at the severe risk of strong storms, down through central florida and southern florida. look for wet weather for the pacific northwest into central california with some windy conditions. sunshihi from the central plains down into texas with more moderate temperatures.
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here's what's happening i and that's your latest weather. savannah? >> all right, al. thanks. this storm is going to have an effect on millions of us outside as we're shoveling and playing in the snow. it will add to the dry, itchy skin and chapped lips that a lot of us get during the harsh winter months. a lot of us get. dr. debra wattenburg is here. good morning. >> good morning. >> looks like a cooking segment we're about to do here. why are home remedies good as opposed to going to the drug store. >> they are easy. this weekend with the big snow storm you probably have all the ingredients at home and can take care of your skin. >> let's talk about dry hands. >> dry hands can easily be treated by using something as a
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put a tiny bit on to your hands and then wrap your hands with a little bit of saran wrap, and then create a warm environment by putting on a glove. that will make a huge difference. soak your hands in warm water and then apply all that and it works incredibly well to get rid of the dryness, cracked cuticles and irritation. >> let's go on to lips, a lot of us have cracked lip during the wipter. >> lips dry out because people don't have enough oil of them and they lick their lips and can't get rid of them. if you take a little bit of coconut oil and mix it in with a little bit of sugar and then you create a little bit of a scrub and then you use this scrub to apply which we're not going to do on your lips, you can exfoliate the dry dead skin on your lips, apply had a little bit of vasoline with a lip balm
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less dehydrated. >> how does this one work? >> coconut oil is great for dry hey, and dry harrow cures this time of year because overprocessing. too many blow drys, washing too frequently and all the curling irons, all that type of stuff so coconut oil is one of my favorites. take a little bit of coconut oil and put it directly into your hair to create a really nice conditioner. i'm -- >> am i putting it like on the scalp or ends. >> apply it to both, and then you can take some plastic wrap and put it over your head and take a towel and create a warm environment and you have a little -- >> a salon. >> and if that's not enough for your hair han it's dry rand brittle and is cracked and peeling and your ends are splitting, you can create a hair mask and you might want to take a bit of avocado. >> this would make a great
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>> avocado and egg white we use from here and actually take all this. you mash it up into a bit of a hair mask and apply this all over the top of your head and leave it on for about 15 minutes. the avocado is high in anti-oxidants, omega 3 fatty acids and will hydrate the air. make it shine, wash it off. >> don't dip a tortilla chip in it. >> need to wash it out twice to get the mess out but your hair will look so much better and healthier. >> this needs to be a lot thicker. >> like gawk moly. >> like a gaucamole type thing and mash all of this up. the egg keeps the avocado together so it sticks more easily on to the hair and use this on the scalp so it hydrates the scalp as well. >> we did the scalp and now we're moving on to the itchy arms. >> the body gets really dried out because of the elements, the dry heat, excessive showers and so what you want to do is put the hydration back into the skin
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to exfoliate the skin get the dead skin off before you put your moisturizer on and here we can create a home scrub and this is really easy. everybody has had a little brown sugar and some coconut oil and you take the coconut oil and you mix it with some brown sugar. >> can you use coconut oil anywhere? >> anyway. >> any place. one of the new hottest cooking ingredients because it's one of the healthy fats you can use. you mash this up and create a scrub and bring it into the bath or shower and take a five-minute bath and exfoliate all the dead skin and use the straight skin moisturizer. >> and what's this. >> you get little patches of eczema or patches of dry skin not going away and you want to improve them. what you can do here is you can create a little bit of a soothing pack by adding a little bit of --
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>> honey and olive oil together and then you want to take a little bit of oatmeal hand mix it with some warm water and create an oatmeal that's a little bit mixed up and. >> and then put it right on the dry spot. >> let it sit >> >> anchor: good morning it is a 20 6:00 a.m. on this friday. we have traffic to talk about today. we'll get to that in just a minute. right now kelly and the weather center with a look at our forecast. >> kelly: we are looking at mostly sunny skies at right right now and we're warming up
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where also 50 in henderson and temperatures continue to rise in the low 60s today with mostly to partly sunny skies 2 tomorrow, i think we will be dry for the most part during the day. the evening and overnight we could see some wet weather, valley rain and mountain snow but it clears up a sunday. >> dana: we have traffic to talk about this is what we're referring to two. northbound -- the inbound to 15 of your coming from the southwest is crawling along, take a look at travel times it is 30 minutes to get you in from charleston in the 215 into the spaghetti bowl. then i down to 28. >> oh my goodness. another update coming your way 20 minutes now>> so that ugly and she is pretty. jenny from the block and landed here in las vegas starting her residency at planet hollywood on wednesday night. all i have is the title and big-name celebrities were there
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supposed to be in town all weekend. and by the way, if you watch it right now in shades of blue which airs those a night at 10:00 p.m. right here in calgary. >> and a dose of inspiration coming early monday morning when you wake up with the wagners you will be meeting at 12-year-old miss katie madison, and her wish was to swim with the dolphins at discovery cove in florida. finally, meet the animals that she had long admired in her wish came true.
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up with 8:30 now. it's friday, january 22nd, 2016, and we have a great crowd out on our plaza, and we are going to get ready just about now because
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moving up the east coast and we think we're going to get a lot of snow. we're going to get the weather forecast in just a moment. >> these slofls also make sense in just a moment. >> coming up this half hour. wrapping up a week of "today" food slow cooker recipes with a perfect dish for the snowy weekend on the way. how about a little chili. >> and we'll walk you tloom soft of the big changes coming to the s.a.t. exam and to get you ready we've got a little test for you here. go to today's twitter page with this practice question. taylor is 6 feet tall. if 1 foot equals approximately three meters which of the following is closest to taylor's height in meters, 1.8, 1, 18 or 20. >> is it e all. above? >> the answer is always "c" if in doubt. >> keep your questions coming on our facebook page. we'll check in with them just ahead. >> and first with 88 million of
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the next couple of days a lot can go wrong dsh-- >> here to the rescue to show us how to do thingsing right way. always good to see you. >> you say before we start shoveling let's get some salt on the ground. >> actually, you want to use a plant and pet friendly ice melt and if you put it down before the snow melts you'll make a huge difference in dealing with all the snow once it gets down and that will make it a lot easier. >> pre-treat. >> you don't need to use a lot. are a little hand shovel. >> what about hand shovels. >> that's not the one you want to use. >> maybe in florida or if you want your kids to help you out. otherwise you don't want that. you don't want light plastic. you don't want anything that
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make sure it has a metal edge. i'm in favor of the ergonomic ones. >> if you want a straight shaft one like you have, willie. >> needs to be solid with a good edge so you can get the snow and get it out of there. >> you know what shovel i like, the one that somebody else uses, the best shovel going. >> al's looks nice, like an oichs or defensive lineman you won't be able to push if. >> and people have to be careful with shoveling, too, because it puts a lot of strain on the heart, on the back. >> is that right working up. you want to stay comfortable. push as much? as you can. push it, don't throw t.pivot and move the snow. twisting so and then you throw your back up. you're moving the snow and get a good workout. >> shovel has you go. don't wait until there's three feet.
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and start going and everybody is like i'm not going back out there until it stops snowing. you'll be out there all day, tired and wasted. get out there as you get two to three inches, start shofrlg. a lot easier to move had a little bit of snow than a lot of snow. >> and carson is yelling out the kid out the window, you missed a spot. >> buy a snow blower. >> al, let's get the forecast. >> show you what we've got going on. rape and snow in both costs. out west and heavy rain and snow along the pacific west coat and interior sections as well. snow moves out of the northeast and more snow moving not plains sunshine stretching from the great lakes all the way down to the gulf coast and into the east coast.
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or not that' >> and that's your latest weather. carson. >> excuse my hat head. >> i'm here with our experts who we refer to as the three js and they are live on today's facebook page right now taking your questions on everything from fitness, finance, fashion, jill. let's get to a question right now. this one is for you. my kids got lots of new toys for christmas. how do i make my house stop looking like a toy store? >> get this question so many times and whether it's your
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your kitchen here's what to do especially if you have a snow storm. take one garbage bag and one hour and go through the closet and kitchen and your toys and put everything that your kids our haven't used in a year and that will get the process going because i feel like cleansing anything is so overwhelming that you have to start somewhere so in an hour and then can you donate because so many kids need that. >> highly recommend that when your kids are asleep so they don't see that. >> let's move on here. this one is for you, joy. how did you make the chicken tenders that matt loved? it was on the show the other day. >> i'm obsessed with these chicken tenders, and it's a way to feel like you're eating fried chicken but it's totally healthified, so simple. all have you to do is take chicken tenders, dunk them in whisked egg and coat them with whole grain breadcrumbs that you can season up. i put a lill built of parmesan, dwarlic powder and onnon powder. lay them on a baking sheet and put them in a hot oven or 450
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that's it, they are crispy and delicious. i'll tweet the recipe out right after this. >> and i'll say your ribs recipe sir irk and i made the other night, using pork tenderloin that's very lean. >> marinate it right in your favorite barbecue sauce. so glad you did that. >> i'm sure with the tumultuous market financially what are you seeing online? >> student loan questions, people who want to refi their student loans or pay them off very quickly and we now have an opportunity to pay off our student loans in a much faster way by lowering the interest rate, so go to a website called magnifymoney.com and you'll search for the lowest interest rates possible and even if you had federal loans that you were not able to refinance in the past you now have an opportunity to do it. >> is now a good time. >> we think interest rates will go up though with the markets a little shaky it's not serb how quickly they will go up. >> but, yes, absolutely.
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look, we learned quite a bit. jean, joy, jill, thanks so much. the three js will be sticking around. any questions keep them coming and they will get the answers right to you. of course, can you head to today's facebook page and please ask away. coming up next, will they lead to less stress and more success. the major changes coming to the s.a.t. and all that information
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"today" on nbc. we're back now at 1:40 with the test that almost every high schooler dreads, s.a.t. exam. in march the college board will be implementing pretty big changes to that test including a new structure and revised scoring system. our friend is senior vice president of the princeton review, "cracking the s.a.t." thanks for being here. >> good to be back, willie. >> the question before the break is taylor is 6 feet tall. one foot evenings walls approximately .1 meters.
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closest to taylor's height in meters, 1.8, 2, 18 or 20 and the answer, please, is 1.8. the answer was "a" and is that the percentage right there. who got it right. 57% of you got it right. well, that's pretty good. >> good a. >> now we talked earlier this week about college admissions boards de-emphasizing the test a little bit but you say kids should still take the s.a.t. >> 4,000 colleges will take the s.a.t. or even 5i6789 c.t. but for the 100 test optional schools they will still considering the tests for scholarship dollars for students coming in. >> broadly speaking what are the biggest changes? >> moving from a 2,400 point cumulative score to a 1,600 point. >> which is what it used to be? >> but the test is very different. right now there's a compulsory essay requirement for the s.a.t. and that will be going away on the new test and that's the second big change. >> pros and cons of thieves changes.
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there's no penalty for wrong answers, that feels good. >> a huge coup for students when we think about the current s.a.t., a quarter point off for every correct answer. new test, no points off for incorrect answers so no guessing penalty. >> as we moonwalk. only four options for multiple choice answers, that's new. >> right now there's five answer choices and we're going to four, no guess penalties so it's always good for students to guess. >> vocabulary words more commonplace, what do we mean here. >> less obscure volkbury. one of the hard esest things is say learn these 500 vocabulary words. the vocabulary will be in the reading section. >> having flashbacks. never used some of them since. some of the konz, things may not be liked. calculateors not permitteded. >> only on one.
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to any of the math sections but now only one. >> the other con. the sections have gotten longer. >> true. >> fewer sections and longer sections and the way i talk to about students you have to be an olympian when it comes to timing and testing and know what the test structure will be and think about that timing. >> a little practice beforehand probably doesn't hurt. >> questions do involve multiple steps on the new test. >> i can't emphasize this one enough. questions that are going to be difficult for students to get to those answers. strategy around those things and i think that there's ways students can really improve their scores but this is a good one for students. >> give kids and parents a takeaway. choose the test that's best for you. >> not just one test. the s.a.t. or a.c.t. are permissible to any school. some tame one or both. tuitor. how else can you appropriate for those things? >> a book, online, over some clalgses at princeton review and any of those ilk.
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for s.a.t. or a.c.t. >> and you've captured my s.a.t. strategy which is always sghes. >> always guess with no guessing opinion penalties. >> if you want to test your s.a.t. skills we've got more questions at today.com. coming up next, an inside look at an iconic home.
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"today" on nbc. with ear back now at 78:46. >> falling water was built in the 1930s by we found architect frank lloyd wright and the results were not what the owner originally had in mind. erica hill is here to check it out. >> turned out all right in the end, iconic and beautiful and timeless and as we recently saw firsthand falling water was designed with a remarkable attention to detail. perched above a western
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water seems to blend into the woods around it as if it was always meant to be here. >> the house at falling water grows from the ground almost like a tree grows from a ground. >> the home built in the late '30s by frank lloyd wright as a weekend retreat by commissioned by edgar and lillian kaufman, owners of a famous pittsburgh department store. they had been coming to this spot for years, the sanctuary in the country. the kaufmans expected the house to be built with a view of the waterfall and not on top of it and quickly realized the beauty of living above this falling water. is there had a common reaction when people see it for the first time? >> yeah, wow. >> reporter: open flow, something wright was known for, allowed for easy entertaining which they did often. mingling with an eclectic crowd of artists and thinker, the furniture much of it built in
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>> the smooth surfaces of the concrete and warmth and coolness. >> reporter: seamless windows maximize the connection to the outdoors along with expansive terraces. in the living room the hatch normally closed to visitors opened to reveal direct access to the stream below. >> these sections push back which are concealed under the planter. >> reporter: how did falling water change things for frank lloyd wright? >> came at a time in his career when he had very little work. he was 67 years old and this was his statement of i'm still many a fire. >> reporter: thanks to the kaufman family more than 4.5 million visitors have walked the grounds of the most well preserved wright home in the united states. they entrusted falling water and several hundred acres of land to the western pennsylvania conservancy and today it's the
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to the public with its original furnishings, artwork and setting intact. what do you think it is that keeps people coming here? >> it has had a timeless quality about it, and i think as long as it's cared for and presented the way the kaufmans understood it, it should continue to speak to generations to many could. main that ining falling water is a year round job. the stone floors with waxed and stripped yearly and the caretakers focus on the wear and their that come from the 160,000 advice thors that come and they limit the number of visitors. tours resume in march but it's not just people like that that go there. brad pitt is a huge history buff so for a few years angelina jolie said i don't know what to get him. >> bought him the house. >> organized a two-hour private tour and had a little party inside in the living room and invited all the staff apparently and he was blown away. it's remarkable to see it in person. >> keep in in great shape.
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is the director and curator and started out there as a guide in her teens. she was so in the house. >> looks so contemporary, fresh today. >> and there's a dishwasher in there that still works from the '30s, wow? >> what's his name? >> his name is al. >> erica, thank you so much. all right. coming up next, the slow cooker secret to making the best tasting chili you've ever tried,
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nbc. all right. it's 8:52. this morning on today food we're finish up our slow cooker week in style with a full-flavor turkey chili recipe and our tasting panel is assembled along with look who is here, allegedly who will help host the next hour. you've got celebrity taster down there. >> so lucky, so fortunate. >> everybody feels strongly about their own chili recipe. for you what sets this apart and why is this special? >> being portuguese i guess there's chorizo which will give a unique spoky flavor to the dish, also using a little bit of paprika which is big in portuguese cuisine. >> that's our ingredient grid. >> turkey cancels out the sausage, right?
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chorizo which is great little smoked sausage and you cut it up into small pieces so it has a consistent sip as a me. do you have a trick for dicing it. >> important to start out with even pieces and here we have the chorizo. we have a little bit of peppers and bell peppers and onions and celery and a little bit of garlic. >> sauteing in oil or butter or what? >> using oil. >> you can use butter also. ves a very good fat. we'll add chorizo that's been diced up and stir it around and get it nice and toasty. the chorizo has been cooked and smoked already but you wan to brown it and get the flavors out of it and deglazing a pan is northern so we'll move on to this side. >> how long am i cooking this or say daying it? >> until it gets brown. >> get nice rich colors and you
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paste, a little bit of tomato elements for acidity and we had the smoked turkey, the ground turkey, all right -- >> and can we get a mid-dish verdict from our cooking crew down there. >> unbelievable. >> that's a good sign. >> that means we love it. deglaze with white wine and bring up the flavors of the bottom of the pan. >> putting it in so you can scrape up all the bit. >> causes the foundation to come cup and gives flavor to the dish, rosemary, a couple springs and cumin and smoked paprika. >> the rosemary, didn't even cut it up. >> no, you want to let it cook and infuse and you want to be able to remove it later. >> once we're done with all of this and this gets nice and brown up we'll go right into here, savannah, scrape that down for me and i'll hold it here. >> i can and i will. let's see.
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how brown should the ground turkey be. >> nice and golden brown, but we're pressed for time so we'll throw this in now. >> and we'll show the finished product. >> how long am i putting it in the slow cooker? >> we'll cook it in here for four hours hon low and mature flavors and build up a flavor profile. here we have the finished product and you have a beautiful rosemary sprig on top which has infused the flavor and the fattiness is congealed and beautiful. we'll take a quick bomb. >> eat it like that, eat it with rice and you also have another idea. >> i like putting it on breakfast items so i take chili with a sunny side egg and fresh cilantro and a little bit of hot sauce, got a great breakfast the next morning. >> did you try that downstairs with the egg? >> don't have that. >> well, i do, let me tell you it looks fabulous. can i reach over and just try it. >> a great brunch item. lunch item. >> i'm often tempted to take a peek at my slow cooker, want to
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is that bad and make everything escape and mess it up? >> there's nothing to look at. cooking slow, taking its time. >> just chill out, in other words. >> if you look at it losing a bit of steam. >> chili is delicious. breakfast is great, guys. >> thank you so much. coming up, al will share his go-to slow cooker recipe and find all of >> >> kim: is 8:56 am on this
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weird that savannah guthrie and i ended up wearing the same thing to work today. >> dana: you have almost the identical claim top on. i love it when you and you was more strange? yesterday kelly had a very similar dress on. it was a little more a plant this is a little more burgundy. >> and crystal actually have the same dress. >> dana: was going on here? >> lace is very popular and flattering right? we take a look outside of the satellite radar where looking at quiet conditions today. mostly to partly cloudy skies. we have some system that we are watching that could bring some wet weather beginning saturday. but today again, beautiful conditions to get outside, 61 degrees and partly sunny skies this afternoon. i think we will be dry for most of the day on saturday, evening and overnight will be the best chance for wet weather. valley rain and mountain snow but clearing out just in time for sunday> kim: thank you
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have traffic to talk about just. >> dana: we do. it has been sluggish out there this morning. right now, 215 and durango. >> kim: already and princess kate is an inspiration for all of us. the today show is -- >> dana: and is 8:57 am we're talking about murder here in las vegas valley. it happened last night at the liberty village apartment homes. police say the victim was sitting in his car getting ready to visit some family members in there when he was shot multiple times. police say the killer is still on the loose. be very it will be make a wish monday by the time you wake up with the wagners on monday. this will give you a dose of inspiration to start off the
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this morning on "today's take" "blacklist" star meg an boon on who is joining the cast. and what has everyone talking today and the unbreakable jania koski is back as our special guest host. all that and more coming up now. from nbc news, this is "today's take" with al roker, natalie morales, willie geist
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1a in rockefeller plaza. >> welcome to "today" on a friday morning, january 22nd, 2016. 23 degrees as we away the snow in new york city one of these things is not like the other >> just heard our song. al and i joined by the talented dame allegedly. this is the "sesame street" "one of these things." >> the this is my dream scenario, has come true today. the girls are gone. it's just me and my boys, willie and al. so one of these things is not like the other. did you guess which thing is not like the others >> it's me. i'm not like the others.
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>> and we're back. >> jane is back. >> you always come with a bit. you really work hard with a bit. >> and some work and some don't. >> sometimes it's roller skates and sometimes it's "sesame street." >> i didn't know i would be on the 9:00 hour and i thought you just invited me for breakfast. >> chili breakfast. the chorizo was nice. >> the last time hi that i was pulled from the refrigerator from a long night. >> how busy are you now? >> i'm busy? >> yeah, dig. busy. >> you've got "kimmy schmit". >> officially airing on april 15th on netflix. as soon as you get your taxes if kimmy. >> we all came to visit and got a behind the scenes. >> it was so fun. >> remember that thing. cut out.
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>> got picked up for a third season before they even saw the second season. >> so happy and thrilled to get that news. it's just the best gig ever so i hope it goes on -- i hope i'm in a wheelchair by the time they finish. >> kimmy, get mow that water. >> and you'll be using that. >> for some reason. my accent will change. >> and jane is back on broadway. >> currently in rehearsals for "she loves me" beginning on february 19th at studio 54. tim us about the snow. >> so excited about it. in rehearse hall now and we're having the best time. it's so fun. i forgot how fun and creative rehearsals are. i forgot what it's like to be an actress and now i'm remembering, and -- and it's -- it's really -- it's a beautifully crafted little jewel box of a musical directed by the great scott ellis and means a lot for me to be a part of it and this is their 50th anniversary and i
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sing a few songs and do a little dance. >> she can do it all. >> you have to leave at intermission because you have to get up early the next day. >> we'll take a nap that day. >> my big number's-ins that, too. >> we'll be there. >> thankfully you're not opening today because it's a mess up and down the east coast. >> it's the storm of 2016. >> where's her graphic? >> that's right. >> let's go live right now. dylan dryer is in the blue mobile. we won't see dylan and we'll see what she's on. she's on the outside cleaning the windshield. this is coming down. it is starting already h.shaw'sville, virginia. more than 88 million people and 16 states in its path. according to flight aware 2,700 flights cancelled today. philly international airport, cancelling all flights tomorrow. as you can see. dylan's on her way to washington, d.c.
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capital as dylan gets ready to get there. you can see the white house. snow has not started there yet but they are expecting two feet or more. let's show you what we're look at as far as our accumulations. now already i've just talked to a friend in nashville. the city is shut down. they have already picked up snow. the know is ending in memphis. they picked up about 2 to 5 inches of snow. nashville before this is all over, you're going to see 4 to 8 inches of snow. lexington, kentucky. 8 to 14 inches of snow, and as you move to the east, it just gets heavier because of the coastal effect. all right, washington and baltimore. we are talking about a ton of snow. some areas to the west of washington will see three feet and generally 8 to 26 inches. snowfall falling at a rate of 2 to 4 inches per hour and city of brotherly love in central new jersey, shorn new jersey and 12 to 18 inches of snow with wind gusts up to 40 miles per hour. new york city, you're going to see snow starting around 4:00
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about 55 miles per hour. 6 to 12 inches of snow. ice is going to be a huge factor here, guys. we're talking ice accumulations of up to an inch in and around charlotte which means mother outages were already seeing power outages starting to click up. that's going to be a big, big problem, coastal winds, big problems. coastal beach erosion. flooding will be a mess with wind getting up to 602070-mile-per-hour guests, sustained winds of over 30 to 40 miles per hour. blizzard-like conditions. over the next couple of days. have you gone shopping to horde and get everything in that you need? >> no, and it's -- i mean, it's hilarious, new york is kind of 24/7 right. it's open 24/7, like the shelves hat whole foods are empty. people are stocking up. like the first day after winter. it's 52 degrees and people are running in shorts. it's still cold.
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their shorts out. >> people were going nuts yesterday and an old lady actually accused me of causing this and she said why are you this food? what am i, the puppetmaster? >> i think it's a high compliment if she thinks you control the weather. >> we'll sleep in over the weekend and hot chocolate. >> it's going to be great. we'll stay on top of that storm as well. i've got a story for you, al. how about this. hook. were doing. on tuesday a minnesota cop spotted a car swerving all over the road in minneapolis, st. paul and when the cop pulls the car all over the road listen for the explanation p explanation that the driver gave for that swerving dangerous. >> what are we looking at over on the lap or taplet? >> i'm reading.
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>> what are you reading? >> a james patterson book. >> you can't be using that is correct right? >> yeah. >> are you going to drive with that thing down? >> i thing so. >> i don't want to get it hurt. you would definitely feel terrible if that happened. >> just so matter of fact. >> i was reading. new james patterson book, is that badded? >> that is illegal in that state to be reading while driving. >> what's nice because it's in minnesota it has kind of a fargo-esque. hey, you know, that's really not so great. >> i really love that book. >> why don't you knock that off. >> i like alex cross, too, but, yeah, maybe not while driving. >> al, a 52-year-old charged with failure to drive with due care. driving while texting, terrible scourge and that's just ridiculous. >> but if the new james patterson book came out. >> it's a good one. >> ready to take a little quiz. we'll all take this quiz.
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you have. >> okay. good-bye. >> here's the first one. a man went outside in the pouring rain and no protection and not a hair on his head got wet, how come. >> he can't have an umbrella. >> is he under an awning. >> he had no protection. >> i'm going to say he's bald. >> oh, al roker. >> he's bald. i have a -- >> okay. next one. john's father has five sons named alan, blan, clan and dlan. what did he call his fifth son. >> elan. >> very good. >> very good, and put it up. >> jan. >> john's father. >> go away. >> taxi driver going down --
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>> one way street the wrong way. he passes 12 cops. why does he not get arrested. >> pass. >> a taxi driver is going down a one-way street the wrong way. he passes 12 cops. why does he not get arrested. >> why do you think? >> he's walking. >> what is it. >> it's a one way and can only be -- >> he's walking. >> he's walking on foot. >> ah. >> i get that. >> all right. >> okay. >> what is directly in the middle of australia. >> oh, lord. >> we're really still playing. >> directly in the middle of australia. >> ant reought of time. >> r. >> they didn't have the answer on the prompter.
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>> how come the pirate couldn't get into the movie theater? >> it was rated r. friday. he stayed two nights and left on friday. >> pass. was friday. >> thank god for al. >> you got two of them. >> you did great. you have a lot of common sense. >> terrible. those.
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>> on your own >> that's your latest wetter. >> a little reminder you can listen to tus always on sirius channel 108 and find hoda there every monday and wednesday at 2:00, and there will be more riddles and brain teasers coming up later. up next the "blacklist's" megan boone the citi double cash card comes in very handy with cash back twice on purchases. earn once when you buy, and again as you pay. that's cash back now, and cash back again later. it's cash back d\j vu. the citi double cash card. the only card that lets you earn cash back twice on every purchase with 1% when you buy and 1% as you pay. with two ways to earn, it makes a lot of other cards seem one sided.
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she's engaged to her boyfriend dan estabrook. >> thank you. >> her character liz keen is having a big week, too. check how the last night's episode of "the black list." >> we got back your mris and looks like you sustained three broken ribs and no other internal injuries. nothing much we can do about the ribs. toughen it out. >> i've broken a few before. >> i've noticed that. >> good news, the baby is fine. >> it is? the baby. >> right, yeah. >> you really have to be more careful now that you're pregnant. >> i have to say i'm much happier about my pregnancy than she is.
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>> thank you very much. >> it's a girl. >> it's a girl, yeah, and i'm -- she's due in april. a lot of rumors that i'm three months or five months pregnant which would be absurd so, yeah, i'm actually seven months pregnant. >> you don't look seven months. >> lock fantastic. >> are you already in deep on nursery and names and the whole thing? >> we've got a name. >> don't do it here. >> but we have -- we've got a jenny lind crib. that's as far as we've gotten. >> got a couple of months. >> got some place to put the baby. >> how is it filming filming being pregnant or do you have to do anything? >> the script modifies it for me. the writers have been kind. they have kept me out of the gun
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>> when i was at "30 rock" and my character was not alloweding to pregnant. they put a piece of blue tape on my bum and i was pregnant the whole season and i had my son two weeks after we were done filming and by the end of shooting the blue tape >> so the camera knew to film above the blue tape line and when the baby was born, it's like the blue tape is here. >> had a little bit of that like right before the scene where they revealed that she's pregnant. even after, because we didn't want to go from liz isn't pregnant to liz is really, really pregnant. >> how did that a happen. >> so we tried to finagle that had a little bit. >> you've gone through intense changes. what's that been like for you? >> i think every season liz goes through intense changes and in my personal life, yeah. >> i have to actually thank the "blacklist." it's given me a home and family to work with and i think that that encouraged a lot of rooting
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all right. we're gearing up for the easiest game show ever. that's what it's called with the want you to play around. a question to get you started. >> true or film, since "caddyshack" bill murray and chevy chase have never appeared in a scene thogt. >> i don't know. >> think about that.
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and retractable canopies. they hope the strollers will be available next year but listen to this. it won't be cheap, costing you around $3,000. happy strolling, and high school students in ohio came up a player. on an opposing team during a free throw staging a mock delivery in the stands. as you can see here, a male student pretends to give birth and out comes a college-aged baby boy. crazy thing is it worked. he missed the shot. this video, we should tell you, was by storied rival sports media. al, it worked. in school we just waved stuff and yelled. >> and then they put the new baby in the self-propelled stroller. >> for $3,000. >> what could possibly go wrong with that in the dumbest idea i've ever heard. let's look at your weekend. here we go. we've got snow and blizzard conditions here in the northeast tomorrow and into the mid-atlantic states. also out west we're looking at rain and snow as well and in
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pretty darn good and as we move into saturday the good news is this blizzard, this nor'easter will be out of here fairly quickly and sunshine returns on sunday and even into the great lakes and down into texas and the gulf coast and look for more snow out into the rockies and rain along the >> that is your latest weather.
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ian michael black for tv and his newest project may be the most entertaining yet. >> we're not sure how easy some of the questions are, but we're certain that the show is funny. >> that's right. >> good morning, sir. >> good morning, everybody. >> hello. >> is this really easy. >> the show is called the easiest came show ever. 20 questions and it's not always so easy and we dumped it down for you guys. >> thank you very much. >> have you been stumped by the questions? >> i never know any of them. >> woib terrible on this. >> ready. right. >> yeah, yeah. >> since "caddyshack" will murray and chevy chase have together. >> it can't be true but that's why i think it is true. >> you're using reverse >> jane. >> false. >> it is absolutely true. they have never appeared in a
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>> wow. >> the reverse psychology worked. next, the first air jordans were released before lebron james was 4. >> al. >> few. >> jane. >> true. >> willie. >> i'll go with false just for fun. >> how old do you think lebron james is? >> 30. >> and how old do you think -- >> i think you may have done that math directly. >> the answer is -- >> false. >> it is false. >> all right, willie gets the point. >> lebron james was born before. >> the creator of the thighmaster, my favorite question of the morning -- >> right now. >> false? >> i didn't -- >> you got to let me read the question. i know you can't wait. the creator of the thighmaster also created the mood ring. you say false. >> i say i'm enjoying the thigh master right now. and it's working. >> i'm enjoying you doing the
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>> i think that's false, sir. >> it's absolutely true. >> really. >> thighmaster and mood ring. >> that guy is rich. >> or woman. >> don't be sexist "possibilitier geist" was directed by steven spielberg but not written by him. true or false. >> true. >> true. >> i'll say false. >> it is false is the correct answer. >> you are winning. >> who wrote it? >> i don't have that information. >> don't ask follow-ups. >> steve jobs did not work for apple. >> that's not the whole question. >> i'm sorry, i'm sorry. >> come on, man. >> happy on the trigger hand. >> did not work for apple for the majority of the '90s. >> that's true. >> that's the key. >> you say true. >> jane you say true. >> we all say true. >> that is is in fact true. he was ousted. >> that's correct. >> in the '90s. >> the game jenga -- >> okay --
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>> does not say true or false. >> the game jenga was invented by the architect of the eiffel tower. >> no. >> false. >> can't be true, it cannot be true, therefore it might be -- >> it's true. >> you say true. >> absolutely false. >> finally true or false. "leave it to beaver" showed television's first toilet or as they say in france toi-let. >> who cares, first of all, and false. >> who cares, willie. >> that's an historic toilet. >> i'm going to go with false as well. >> i feel like it's more "all in the family." >> guys the answer is true. the first toilet on tv, leave "leave it to beaver." >> the beefs. >> now it all makes sense. >> there's your prizes. >> jane doesn't need one she's always been doing it.
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>> thank you so much. >> i'm looking at a video that comes with it. >> this is for losing. >> got your thigh masters. >> easiest game show ever premiers tonight on pop. >> thanks again. >> al is in the kitchen with a slow cooked lamb. >> want to come up and have some lamb? >> i would but i can't. >> coming right back with that. >> what's going on. >> i've got things to do. across america, people like basketball hall of famer dominique wilkins... ...are taking charge of their type 2 diabetes... ...with non-insulin victoza . for a while, i took a pill to lower my blood sugar. but it didn't get me to my goal. so i asked my doctor about victoza . he said victoza works differently than pills. and comes in a pen. victoza is proven to lower blood sugar and a1c. it's taken once a day, any time. victoza is not for weight loss, but it may help you lose some weight. victoza is an injectable prescription medicine that may
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this morning on "today food," slow cooked lamb and couscous. so perfect for a kwoekened like we've got coming up. wanted you to eat light. >> here we go. >> i would like to no what part of the lamb is the shank? >> right above -- >> and can willie find mine?
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after the show. >> okay. >> red wine, beef broth. anchovies, so here we go. first you take your lamb shanks and basically kind of salt and pepper them and you're going to heat up a pan ant a nice hot pan, medium heat. you want to brown your shanks. >> look out. >> nothing like a good brown shank. >> don't give her another chance to get in on this. >> i'm staying quiet now. >> you're going to brown these and get them all nice, and get them brown and you'll be done. once you take the lamb shanks out and take them on a plate like that and you'll chop up onion anselry an carrots, kind of a nice triumph there, trio there. what you're going to dork and cook this basically in the fat from the lamb shank. got chopped up garlic and anchovies which adds a little emame kind of flavor to it and a little sugar, all right.
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some tomato paste to add a little acidity and what is this again, sherry, i can't remember. vinegar. red wine vinegar, forgot for a second and some red wine. all right. you're going to cook this down for about ten minutes or so, until it gets nice and soft. now what you'll do next is take your lamb shanks and put them into your slow cooker now that they have been brown. put them all in. >> that's a lot of meat. >> do you have a slow cooker? >> i actually do. >> you'll pour in your vegetables and you take the vegetables and pour them in on top. and then you'll take some rosemary and make a little bouquet, if you wish, and put a string on it so it's easier to pull out and pour in beef broth and you will cover and put this
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you've got longer, low, low for eight hours and then it will come out looking something like this. >> you don't have to do anything for four hours. >> don't do anything, and take it out and put it on a plate. i make some israeli couscous which cooks up in six minutes. this will be falling off the bone and take the sauce and boil it down, reduce it or puree it and serve right with that. >> phenomenal, so good. >> so impressed with your cooking. >> and the other cut of meat that you can ask for which is more flavorful is lamb neck and cooks up great in a slow cooker everything. >> you need to know about the shank now. you all set? >> yes. >> get the recipe at today.com/food and we want to give a shout-out to one of our food club members. thanks for sharing.
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>> you've probably seen those adds saying you're entitled to unclaimed money. turns out they might be wrightright. we're going to show you how to find that cash. >> gene is here to explain. >> what is this money? this $42 billion worth of cash floating around. >> it is life insurance policies policies, utility deposits, credits that you had at stores that you just never redeemed and after a while it goes into the state treasury and they hold it for you and willing to give it back but you have to step forward and say hey, it's mine and prove it's yours. >> can you explain to people how to find this money.
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you go to a website called missingmoney.com. it's a database of missing money. unclaimed.org has a few state treasures. you can go to the state treasury websites directly. you go there and type in your name and probably want to just use your middle initial and last name. that opens it wider and you'll search for addresses where you use to live, use maiden names if you got married and put all the information in there and it will pop up and say hey, you've got cash. >> most of these are free, is that right? >> these are free. if somebody tries to charge you for them, it's not necessarily a scam but you shouldn't pay more than 10 or 20% that have somebody do it for you. it's so easy to do it yourself i would try doing it yourself before you follow bread crumbs to ask a service to do it. >> may i ask you a personal question about this?
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>> i have actually found unclaimed funds from moving from state to state where all the addresses didn't change and i was able to get that back. i recently had one here in new york city and put in all my information and when i put in my information they asked for it said this person was deceased. >> meaning you? >> yeah, meaning me. how do i correct that because well, i thought i was still here. >> go to the state treasury website and send them an e-mail and explain the problem they have. i have actually gotten money in the past also and gotten back some from my son. >> were you deceased as well. >> i was not and neither was he but there were some confusing factors and we had to prove that it was him and get the papers notarized and you may have to jump through those kind of hoops and that can be when you want to hire somebody to help you. it becomes not worth your time. >> once they prove it, they cut
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>> or direct deposit. you can apply for many electronically as well. it's your money, go and get it. >> very much alive. >> kind of. hanging on. gene, thanks so much.
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this is today on nbc. jane, we love you. thanks for being here. >> thanks so much for having me. >> enjoy your lamb shank this weekend, my friend. >> meantime, erica hill has been enjoying our lamb shank. >> i have been enjoying your lamb shank and you can enjoy yours while watching "weekend day." . we'll all be snowed in. this weekend we're talking about twin sisters now competing against one another. you'll likely remember gracie gold from the winter olympics and this weekend she's competing against her sister carly at the u.s. national figure skating championship. first time they have done it in
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another and we'll speak to both of them before they go head-to-head.
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