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good morning. we have winners. if you bought a powerball ticket in florida, tennessee or california, you could be one of them. the party is already getting started at the store that sold one of the tickets near los angeles. when with the actual winners of the largest jackpot in history come forward? terror at starbucks. suicide bombers in jakarta, indonesia, blow themselves up at the popular coffee chain. at least seven dead, including the attackers. isis claiming responsibility. carolina clash. the republicans get set for their debate tonight, as donald trump zeros in on an unexpected new target. >> stupid mic keeps popping. did you hear that, george? don't pay him. don't pay him.
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tonight at the debate? all the blitglitters. the oscar nominations out. will it be "joy" for jennifer lawrence? will leo's oscar dreams survive? we're live as this year's list is announced. thursday, january 14th, 2016. >> announcer: this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie, live from studio 1a. >> welcome. it's thursday morning. >> i took an ambien and thought maybe i went to florida, tennessee or california and bought a ticket. >> happened to you before, so it could have been possible. >> i've gone to the kitchen. >> can you imagine somebody waking up and thinking, i should check my ticket, and finding out they won? these are the numbers. i got zero of them.
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the powerball is 10. let's go to nbc national correspondent miguel almaguer. he's close to victory. he's at the winner store out in los angeles. good morning. >> good morning. three people are waking up hundreds of millions of dollars richer. one of the three tickets was sold inside the store behind me. the 7/11 turn-eleven is turning into a winner. >> reporter: this morning, the powerball pandemonium lives on. shortly after the winning numbers were drawn, residents in california flooded eded their local 7-eleven, joining for an impromptu celebration. even the losers felt like winners here. 7-eleven owner discovered his store sold the winning ticket
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he's set to receive $1 million for selling it. >> i feel very good. blessed. > winning powerbaba number. good luck to you. the number 10. >> reporter: winning tickets were also sold in florida and tennessee. the winners will divide the $1.6 billion jackpkp evenen. even if all of them decide on the cash option, they'll take home roughly $530 million before taxes. while the winners will fork over hefty federal taxes, all three winning tickets were drawn in states where the winners won't have to pay state income tax on their prize. an extra bonus for three lucky people this morning. >> so far, none of those three big winners have stepped forward or been identified. in addition to those three, more than a dozen other people also hit $1 million for matching many of those numbers.
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suspicions will aarise, if co-workers call in sick. >> if you get calls from your third cousins, you might be a winner. the republican candidates will square off in their first debate of 2016 tonight, and the stakes are high, with the iowa caucuses 18 days away. nbc national correspondent peter alexander is in north charleston, south carolina. good morning to you. >> matt, good morning to you. this is the sixth republican debate and perhaps, more importantly, the second to last before the first nominating contest in iowa february 1st. we've seen donald trump and ted cruz engage with increasingly fighting attacks on the campaign trail. will they shy away from that tonight, or will they keep it up? ted cruz faces new questions this morning about his finances. >> he's been really, really nice, other than the last couple of days, getting a little testy. >> reporter: donald trump still on cruz control.
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the ted cruz, born in canada, to an american mother. trump telling a crowd of thousands he's prepared for anything tonight. >> they attack, but they don't understand that i attack back. >> reporter: cruz holding on to a lead in iowa insists that trump is rattled. >> i think he may shift in his rallies to playing "new york, new york" because he embodies the values. >> reporter: cruz didn't disclose a loan given by gold manman sacks, where his wife works, to fund his candidates. >> the facts of the underlying matter have been disclosed for years. it is not complicated. our finances are not complicated. >> reporter: the divide between the establishment and outsiders is escalating. with trump responding to the republican response to president obama.
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the siren call of the angriest voices. >> reporter: south carolina governor nikki haley calling out trump as angry. >> i am. i'm angry. i hate what's happening to ourur country. i am angry. >> reporter: jeb bush admits he misjudged the intensity of anger among republicans, calling it dramatically different than in past elections. the debate stage shrunk to seven. carly fiorina and rand paul cast out. hillary clinton's husband, talking about what it takes to be president, accidentally put his wife in the oval office. >> one of the things i'm proud of, when hillary was president, she did all that. >> of course, donald trump has been channelling voters'age ageeningeranger throughout the campaign. he wouldn't want to ben the other side of that. >> i don't like this mic.
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[ bleep ] to put it in, i'll tell you. seriously. this mic is terriblele stupid mic keeping popping. hear that, george? don't pay them. >> thehe's your republican front runner heading into tonight's debate. >> peter alexander, thank you very much. mark is managing editor of bloom bloomburg politics. he interviewed trump last night. >> good morning. >> people are wondering whether the ted cruz story is a big deal or not. i'll ask about that in a second. first, let's play a little bit of your conversation with donald trump. well, i heard it's a big thing. i know nothing about it. i hope he solves it. i think he's a nice guy and hope he gets it solved. the reason is, i'm doing very well, and i can understand it. he's been very, very nice to me, respectful of my ideas, my whole being. he's been terrific.
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problem for him. >> mark, ted cruz has already admitted he didn't properly file paperwork with the federal election commission. that is one issue. isn't the bigger issue though a bit of hypocrisy? a guy running a a darling of the tea party, railing against wall street and the big banks and, yet, what people didn't know was that he'd gone to one of the big banks, goldman sachs, where his wife worked, to get a personal loan? >> nothing matters more in presidential politics than defining yourself for the voters. ted cruz is being introduced to the public. donald trump has been in the public for decades. a lot of voters just tuning into the race, one of the first things they learn about ted cruz is he has a financial relationship with goldman sachs, there's nothing worse for the populous. ted cruz is going to be tested tonight at the debate. >> we know cruz has somewhat
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we have seen a little bit of recently. do you think the debate is going to come to a head, the gloves nice guy? >> it's interesting. last night, donald trump, you saw in the clip there, was pretty restrained in this story. i don't think it rules out he'll be amped up more tonight. but he was restrained when we asked other aspects of cruz. i think donald trump is holding back, and i think he will wait to see tonight what ted cruz's posture is. there's no doubt, those two guys, first and second in iowa, first and second in most national polls, those who guys are going to be at the heart of the debate this evening. while people like jeb bush, chris christie, marco rubio, john kasich, try to insert themselves into the story line to make it a three person race. now, it's a two person race. >> setting his sights on donald trump, ted cruz is using what sounds like a funny line, a punch line, but it's not meant
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he's calling donald trump a new yorker. he doesn't mean it in a good way. because he's playing to an audience in a certain region of the country, right? >> that's right. look, donald trump last night, the one thing he was defiant on, is this notion of new york values being a negative thinin donald trump invoked 9/11 and said, ted cruz f f you want to criticize new yoyo, come through . the discussion about who is more elite, who is more new york, at could be a r rl fight. ted c cz went too princeton and harvard. he's got some northeastern ties, as well. that fight, defining the other guy, particularly defining cruz who remains undefifid for some voters, that's at the heart of the republican nomination. fight? we'll see it in the debate tonight, for sure. >> let's talk about the mocrats. we have a real race going on between sanders and clinton. do you think it's possible that she loses the first two states and then goes on to the nomination, or would that be a crushing blow?
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nominee if she loses iowa and new hampshire. the world will be a different place. bernie sanders, neck and neck in iowa, according to our iowa poll. sanders has the lead in new hampshire. you have to say right now, he has the momentum. she'll have to fight her way back. she's doing a lot of television interviews. sanders is showing a sure footingn this as a candidate than he has since the race gan. this contest on the democratic side, which has been overshadowed by donald trump and the attention he gets, will be front and center. 18 days or so of extraordinary political drama for the republicans and the democrats. >> thanks very much. we have breaking news in indonesia. happened overnight, terrorists laying siege to the heart of jakarta, carrying out several attacks, including one at a starbucks. isis reportedly claiming responsibility this morning. let's go to kelly cobiella.
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a news agency linked to isis is claiming the terror group was behind this. according to jakarta's police chief, an indonesian isis fighter in syria had been planning it for a while, he says. a paris-style attack in the heart of the capital with guns and explosives. >> reporter: for hours this morning, downtown jakarta's shopping district was a battlefield, with at least two explosions. this one outside the starbucks. bullets flying between police and five gunmen. it started at 10:00 in the morning as people were heading to work. morning crowds were scattering in fear. this, close to the presidential palace, the u.s. embassy, and the united nations. >> as i got out of the car with my colleague, the second bomb went off, which was another suicide bomb. >> reporter: police said the attackers had guns, pregrenades and
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the blast at the starbucks shattered windows, but the company says only one customer was injured and allen employees are safe. it's been 13 years since indonesia's deadliest attack, which killed 200 in bali. seven are dead this morning, including the gunmen. isis is claiming responsibility, saying they were foreigners. >> the indonesian government says they were aware of a threat around the new year, and anti-terror police there made nine arrests. as for the numbers of dead and injured, they've been changing by the hour. police now say all five attackers are dead, along with two civilians and 23 others injured. savannah, the u.s. embassy telling us this morning, no americans are among the victims. savannnn? >> kelly, thank you. >> w wt to show you some dramatic new video aired on
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moment ten u.s. sailors werer captured in the persian gulf this week. it shows the sailors, who have been released, on their knees, hands behind their hands. they're on the deck of the u.s. navy vessel, surrounded by armed iranian soldiers. later, the video shows the sailors in nfinement, when one of the sailors apologizes for enteteng iranian waters. >> it was a mistake that was o o fafat. the iranian behavior was fantastic while we were here. we thank you for your hospitality and assistance. >> u.s. military officials are calling the video pure propaganda. all eyes on wall street after stocks took another beating on wednesday. the dow fell 365 points after a late day selloff. investors are looking for good news today, hoping unemployment claims were down last week. the labor department will report those numbers later today. mr. roker has a check of the weather. still chilly in the northeast. >> it is.
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new york. took at this video, you saw it on monday. this car was outside of a restaurant near lake erie, outside of buffalo. they finally got a tow truck to pour calcium on it and pull it out. you see the imprint of the car. the guy's mom was even making fun of him. she sent him a video and recording of "ice, ice, baby." it's true. >> come on. >> i just made that up. >> sounded like a roker joke. >> thank you very much. no joke here, we have an early start to the tropical storm hurricane season. we have tropical storm alex. 70-mile-per-hour winds, eventually making its way to cleveland. it's the first tropical or subtropical storm in january since 1978. only the fourth known storm to form in january. normally, we'll get the first named storm july 9th.
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coming in. 50 in d.c. today. chicago, 40. birmingham, 62. savannah up t 64 degrees. friday, we continue with warmer weather. 40 in boston. wilmington, 42. saturday, the warm air along the eastern sea board. don't get used to it because we have another frigid outbreak into the weekend. look at these temperatures. 10 pebelow in fargo. 7 below in minneapolis on sunday. detroit, 17. by sunday, it makes its way into the northeast. we're going to get to your i don't have like a pair of jeans i'm trying to get into; i've been down that road honey child. and i don't have like a dress or some big red carpet thing i have to do. im really just looking at 2016, as the year of my best body; that's what i want for you too.
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bit of relief after our bone-chilling stretch of cold weather, but enjoy the warmth while it's here because more cold is on the way. clouds will stay thick through the night with temperatures in the upper teens. some patchy fog is also possible. we will climb back above freezing during the day on thursday under mainly sunny skies. an alberta clipper is expected to move through siouxland but we are not expecting much in terms of precipitation. some flurries and maybe a burst of light snow is possible for our thursday night, which could linger into our friday. high pressure will then take over for the weekend with more sunshine but brutally cold temperatures. highs will barely make it above zero for saturday and sunday with low temperatures plummeting towards that - >> that's your latest weather. matt? >> al, thanks very much. new revelations about mexican drug lord el chapo's meeting with sean penn are coming to life, as the actress who helped bring them together is speaking out. here's nbc's jacob rascon. >> reporter: we're hearing from
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soap opera star that befriended joaquin el chapo guzman. telling fans, many have chosen to make up items they think will truthful. i look forward to sharing my story with you. at least part of that story revealed in texts between guzman and del castillo, intercepted by the mexican government. guzman appearing submitmitten with the actress. writing, i am eager to meet and bei don't mean glaet friends. you are the best in the world. i will take care of everything. del castillo said, it's moving you say you'll take care of me. no one said they'll take care of me. thank you. i am free next weekend. they text about meeting secretly. guzman obsesses over buying her a pink cell phone and wants to dance and drink tequila with her. sean penn is described as drooling over the possibility of meeting the drug lord. guzman doesn't know much about the actor. admitting, i'm looking at sean penn on the internet.
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"rolling stone," which says guzman bragged about his cartel, one of guzman's attorney says, it's a lie. mr. penn should be called to testify about his stupid comments. penn didn't respond when a reporter caught up with him in los angeles. we're also learning more about the el chapo raid. operation cisne, or black swan. el chapo's guards presendtended to cooperate, giving their boss a 90 minute head start. it wasn't enough. >> mexican authorities have el chapo on the move. they've transferred him to a different cell eight times since he got here last friday. el chapo's attorney said he is cold in isolation and has had no visitors. >> reporter: seemingly
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would make the writers of any why furniture in your home right now could put your family at greater risk in a fire. a dramatic rossen report demonstration. and hollywood's biggest stars getting an early wakeup call for oscar nominations. we'll break them down.
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7:30 now, a thursday. a chilly thursday in new york.k. nice peoplee outside braving thehe cold, and we're going to get out there and say hi to them in just a little while. some of us, sooner than others. let's get a look at today's headlines. a series of terror attacks rocked indonesia's capital of jakarta overnight. one of the targets, a starbucks in the city's busy shopping district. at least seven people died. officials believe the attackers were copying last year's siege in paris and were likely tied to isis. the republican presidential field will be in south carolina tonight facing off in the first debate of 2016. seven candidates will be on the main prime time stage. donald trump, ted cruz, marco rubio, ben carson, chris christie, jeb bush, and john
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olympic gold medal skier picabo street is in a fight with the law, accused of pushing her dad, 76, down two flights of stairs. he suffered minor injuries. street's three children witnessed the fight. street denies any wrongdoing in what she considers a private family matter. the other big story of the morning everybody waking up, is it me? am i the one the won the powerball drawing? maybe if you played in tennessee, california or florida. nbc's miguel almaguer is at the store that sold the winning ticket in los angeles. good morning, miguel. >> reporter: even if you're fairly certain you didn't win, a lot of people are rechecking their numbers. let's put the winning numbers on the screen for you right now. here are the six numbers you needed to hit late last night. of course, the jackpot number, the powerball number, of 10.
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millions of dollars richer. their identities have not yet been released. 7-eleven, sold one of the winning tickets. i'll show you what it sounded like and looked like here several hours ago. the losers even feel like winners here in chino hills today. they are celebrating the $1.6 billion colossal jackpot that will now be split by three people. the other winners are in florida and also tennessee. you have melbourne, florida, and tennessee. those winners have also not stepped forward, but there is certainly a lot of celebrateing going on in three states today. this is the largest jackpot in history. the three winners will split the jackpot, $1.6 billion prize, equally. how they take their money is yet to be seen. as a matter of fact, we're
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forward this morning, savannah. >> miguel, thank you so much. let's get a check of the weather from mr. roker. >> we're watching a system that's developing down in florida, the gulf coast, and it's going to be pushed along by the jet stream. we're watching all this rain fire up. it's going to get pretty wet. stretching from texas all the way to the gulf coast. south atlantic states. severe storms for florida and the florida peninsula. we're looking at this costal low, making its way up the coast. normally this would be a nor'easter, and we'd be worried about this as far as a potential snowmaker. however, this cuts off the cold air. we're looking for rain along i-95. washington to boston, could be wet snow in parts of northern new england. generally we expect to see anywhere from 2 to 3 inks of rain stretching from cape hatteras all the way into northern florida. the heaviest rain will be in wilmington and savannah, georgia. the rest of the day today, more rain and snow in the pacific northwest. look for light snow across the northern tier.
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that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happbit of relief after our bone-chilling stretch of cold weather, but enjoy the warmth while it's here because more cold is on the way. clouds will stay thick through the night with temperatures in the upper teens. some patchy fog is also possible. we will climb back above freezing during the day on thursday under mainly sunny skies. an alberta clipper is expected to move through siouxland but we are not expecting much in terms of precipitation. some flurries and maybe a burst of light snow is possible for our thursday night, which could linger into our friday. high pressure will then take sunshine but brutally cold temperatures. highs will barely make it above zero for saturday and sunday with low temperatures plummeting towards that -10 degree mark. wind chill values >> and that is your latest weather. savannah? >> al, thanks. we are celebrating a couple things today one of them, wrangler's one year anniversary on our show. we'll get to that a little later. >> the other, well, 64 years ago today, this happened.
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called "today." if it doesn't sound revolutionary, i really believe it begins a new kind of television. >> i think you should go back to wearing that bow tie, matt. >> i knew i set myself up for that. >> yeah. >> 64 years ago today, "today" went on the air with that man, dave garroway. pretty cool. just ahead, hazardous to your health. a lawsuit just filed against a popular brand of lip balm. warning for homeowners. >> good morning. i'm jeff rossen. you've heard the saying, they don't build houses like they used to. it could make the difference in a fire. it's all about how new p pular furniture is made. this morning, the demonstration you need to see, coming up.ountry, carried the weight of a family, and walked a daughter down the aislele but i i uldn't bear my diabebec nerve pain any longer. so i talked to my doctor and he prescrcred lyrica. nerve damage from diabetes
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back now. 7:40. we have a new rossen report this morning. >> eye opener. the fire danger from newer furniture, giving you less time to escape in an emergency. today, jeff rossen has this demonstration. jeff, good morning to you. >> you need to see this one. thousands of people are killed in house fires every year. in fact, new deadly cases in the news this week. survivors always say, it happened so fast. there was barely time to get out. it turns out, there's a reason for that. popular new furniture, the kind of furniture so many of us have in homes today, burns faster. meaning, you and your family don't have as much time to escape as you used to. this morning, we're about to show you why. >> reporter: it starts small. in just minutes, flames can un engulf your entire house.
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>> reporter: in an instant, your home, a deadly trap. >> 20, 30 seconds, it went from no fire in the hallway, to stairs were blazing. >> reporter: even firefighters are overcome. >> mayday! mayday! >> reporter: your chance to get out alive is shorter and shorter. research shows 30 years ago, you had about 17 minutes to escape. today, it's only 3 to 4 minutes. turns out, there's a reason newer homes burn faster. you know the saying, they don't build them like they used to? well, they don't build them like they used to. we've come here to chicago, a lab, where we'll do a demonstration. i'm wearing this hard hat and safety glasses so we stay safe. they have two rooms side by side. the first is a flashback to '70s and '80s, how homes used to be built. next door, this probably looks like how your home looks. modern furniture, synthetic fibers, from the curtains to the
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experts say newer homes can burn five times faster than the older ones. we're going to light up the modern room first and see what happens. within seconds, flames are already shooting up from the pillow. seconds later, it's spreading to the entire couch. >> the backing on your couch, drapes, couch, pillows, all synthetic. >> more flammable? >> they burn hotter and faster than natural materials do. >> why do they make it out of that stuff? >> less expensive. it's the way homes are furnished today. no getting away from it. >> reporter: in less than two minutes, the fire jumps to the lamp and the end table. black smoke filling the room. by 2:20, watch, that chair goes up in flames. at 2:40, it's the coffee table. then this. complete flashover. you can't survive this. >> the fire is coming out of the roof. should we leave?
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>> that was fast. >> reporter: now, we're going to light up the older home to see the difference. good to go here? >> good to go. >> let's get out of here. two minute ss and the fire is barely noticeable. >> it hasn't even caught the couch yet. >> could be the difference between life and death. >> at 5:00, the flames are just peaking over ing-- peeking over the pillow. then the drapes are catching. >> it's been 26 minutes and the fire is mostly still contained to the couch. it hasn't even spread to this table. table. the fact you can see me and we can stand here, the black smoke is not overpowering. it's taken this long, and you could still get out. it takes 30 minutes for the old house to burn. three. what's being done about it?
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telling nbc news, it supports a federal flammability standard for upholstered furniture, but only if product changes are safe, effective and affordable. until then, experts say, there's no time to waste. >> that's why when your smoke alarm goes off, you don't have time to look around to get your wedding pictures. >> get out. >> get out as quickly as you can, jeff. >> there is some good news here. the national association of home builders telling nbc news that building codes make the actual houses safer these days. fire experts say the bottom line, you need to have an escape plan for your family. if you don't know how to create one -- i didn't in my house -- it's not a problem. the red cross has an easy worksheet online. i have a link on my facebook page right now. reports. i urge everybody to go there. we all need a plan. >> and practice it. make sure your kids understand it. >> unbelievable. >> thank you. coming up, three is a crowd. how this taylor swift fan ended
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how much are helicopters. lamborghinis. where are the tickets? people are drinking their sorrows away. this was a good edit. a white out. the winning numbers didn't fool anybody anybody. look at this edit. those are actually the winning numbers. if we examine it, here's what a real ticket should look like. the letters down and the numbers across. here, these letters right there, there should be corresponding numbers and there aren't. some people thought this was real, a $2 ticket. >> that's a lot of work. >> those are actually the winning numbers there. people are going to work, consoling co-workers. so are we. wrangler is sad. he has a losing ticket, as well. wrangler, it's your one-year anniversary, so cheer up. >> carson, thank you. just ahead, one politician's idea to ban the handshake, and
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i really, really, really, really like you 8:00 on "today." bomb shell. could this lip balm be doing more harm than good? morning. then, all about oscar. >> surprise. touch? we're in hollywood, breaking down this morning's academy nominations. our boy is all grown up. we'll celebrate our one . . wrangler anniversary today, thursday, january 14th, 2016. i like about you i don't want to work >> it's a great day to be in new york. >> good morning, california! >> hello, california d.c.! >> good morning, miami. >> freezing from san diego.
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we finally made it to new york city. because i don't want to work i want to bang on the drum all day >> 8:00 on this thursday, the 14th of january, 2016. just >> 8:00 now on this thursday. my friend here from tucson, arizona. wild cat country, throwbacks on. >> that's right. >> on the drum all day. almost friday. this is the friday song. >> i like this. hoda, jill, going to take us down that road in a couple of minutes.
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top stories. natalie is at the news desk. >> three lucky tickets will share the record powerball jackpot each in a different part of the country. higg l almaguer is at a convenience store in california. miguel, good morning. >> good morning, three people are waking up, if they were even able to go to bed, hundreds of millions of dollars richer. it's not stopping us from people from double checking and triple checking their numbers. we'll put the winning numbers on the screen. 8, 27, 34, 4, 19. the powerball number of 10. after those numbers were announced here, there was pure celebration at this 7-eleven in chino hills. this is where one winning ticket was sold. those who lost still felt like winners overnight.
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community took home the jackpot. there are three winning tickets across the country. one here in california. the other in tennessee. the third in florida. no winners have stepped forward in any of the three states. it's still early. there's still time. many people waiting here, at least in chino hills, for the big winner to step forward. natalie, back to you. >> miguel almaguer, thanks so much. donald trump warmed up for tonight's republican debate by telling a crowd on wednesday that he's angry and ready to be attacked by his rivals. adding that, quote, unlike this country, i attack back. in the meantime, the "new york times" is reporting trump challenger ted cruz failed to properly disclose a loan he got from goldman sachs, where his wife works, to fund his senate campaign. cruz says it's a matter of semantics. isis is reportedly claiming responsibility for attacks this morning in the capital of
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one of several explosions was at a starbucks in downtown jakarta. the bombings were followed by a gun battle with police. officials say at least five attackers and two other people were killed. about two dozen people were wounded. the area is a major shopping and business district close to foreign embassies. sad news from the entertainment world. alan rickman has died. he'd been suffering from cancer. he was best known as professor snape in the "harry potter" movies. he also played opposite bruce willis as the villain in "die hard." alan rik rickman was 69 years old. a dramatic chase in missoula, montana. police say a woman driving recklessly took off when they tried to pull her over and she stopped right outside of station keci's downtown studio. she tried to get inse the building, triggering a lockdown. police surrounded the woman and arrested her. they say she was unarmed and did
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good manners are sometimes forgotten when you're a hungry man in a buffet line. this guy takes it to a new level. look as he piles on the noodles on to the small plate before deciding that all you can eat actually means that you can eat it all. i'm sure he's proud of this. didn't know the video was rolling on him. >> i don't know. why would the camera be right there at that time? mr. cynic strikes again. >> natalie, thank you. with the cold and wind picking upupyou're probably reaching for that lip balm a little more often. >> but could doing that be more harm than good?? "today"'s erica hill is here with more. >> lawsuit against eos lip balm. saying they are tryryg to mislead consumers. the company has a different
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>> reporter: for rachel, what was an impmpse buy, soon inspireded lawsuit. >> my lips became dry. i had little puss all over my chin. flaking, dryness. it would crack and bleed. >> reporter: the 24-year-old believed the eos lip balm was the cause. she posted to the eos lip balm page, and a doctor concluded it was part of an allergic reaction. she's now part of a lawsuit, asking for damages and a warning to be added to the eos lip balm packaging. >> at the least, it's to make sure you have a safe product. if your product can cause any harm at all, at a minimum, you have a warning. >> reporter: in a statement, eos tells nbc news, quote, all ingredients used in our products are safe and approved for use by the fda and the cosmetic
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without warning labels. we are in full compliance with all standards and guidelines regarding ingredient use and labeling. adding, quote, we firmly believe this lawsuit is without merit. and its products, quote, meet or exceed all safety and quality standards validated by rigorous testing conducting by an independent lab. the lip balm has an active social media presence, including celebs posing with the egg-shaped package. go all night till we see the sunlight >> reporter: it's posts like these now getting the attention. a dermatologist says while lip balms are generally safe, allergies can develop at any time. >> it's true that any regular or organic lip product can cause a reaction. one thing that is a misnomer is something labeled organic or natural is harmless. it's not always true. >> reporter: the suit filed this week is putting a focus on lip
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they're addicted to it. while the doctor says a true addiction isn't possible, users can develop a sensitivity. >> your lips will feel irritated and dry. you'll use the lip balm more and more to moisturize your lips. it gets worse and worse. you feel addicted. >> eos says millions of lip balms were sold last month and received 40 complaints. it did not specify what the complaints were about. 35 people agreed to receive replacement coupons. they haven't heard back from the other five. the most gentle ingredient is petroleum jelly. a gentle lip balm is recommended in the winter months. as long as you're not licking your lips, there's no limit as to how much you can put on. >> interesting. erica, thank you. >> everything in moderation now, right? >> you wanted tips on how to find the perfect lip balm. go to today.m. pop start, they'll be there
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we're back at 8:12. it's that time of the morning when we trend. >> yes. >> why are you giggling? >> you just sat down. >> i did. it was on time. >> we like to start a gender war. >> always. >> two ladies and two gentlemen plus me. here we go. which sex do you think spends more time in the bathroom primping and preparing. >> men. >> ladies. >> i'd say women. >> men. >> shocked how quickly you came up with men. new study -- i'll say up front, it comes from a men's grooming website. after surveying hundreds of people, the site found this, the majority of women said their morning routine lasts up to 30 minutes. for men, it was up to 45 minutes. >> wait, is it just their bathroom time, or grooming time?
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the bathroom. >> we don't know. >> now i believe it. >> i'm including the time the door closes. >> taking in the newspapers and magazines and things. >> why my mom calls it the reading room. >> actually, men take a longer time. it's not true for me. >> me either. five minutes. >> you wake up naturally beautiful. >> you're very nice. i go into the bathroom at 4:16 every morning. i'm out at 4:29. i mean it. 13 minutes. >> you have a schedule? >> yeah. >> down to the second. >> he has a time clock. >> anyway. >> what happens at 5:48? >> i won't tell you. >> let's talk about handshakes. they can spread diseases and illnesses. there is an effort by a british lawmaker, wanting to formally replace the handshake with the
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do you like that idea? imagine this, the queen and president obama, fist bumping. what do you think? >> doesn't work, guys. >> i'm a germaphobe, but there are times you need to shake. >> yeah. >> grasping the other person's hand, like a real shared form of communication. >> in the "downton abbey" days, people didn't shake hands. >> they had gloves. >> it was not proper. also, because they were concerned about disease. >> carson does the hip bump, which is good. >> i do. >> mr. president, nice to meet you. >> yeah. >> the cast of "friends" comes home to nbc in a pair of performances we want you to see. carson? >> we're going to start with the news that fans of "friends" have been waiting for. 12 years after the show ended, the cast is finally reuniting, but not in character. they'll appear as themselves in a special honoring the director james burrows.
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details being worked out. all six members are said to be on board. special is also going to reunite casts from other shows burrows wrote. "taxi," "cheers," "frasier" and "will and grace" will also have specials honoring burrs. >> not in the room together, but on the show. taylor swift and calvin harris, is three a crowd? they were enjoying a romantic dinner but weren't alone at the table. a young fan pulled up a chair and joined them. his name is ricky. look how he captioned the photo on instagram. awesome dinner with mom and dad. ricky said the couple didn't mind him crashing their date, but don't try it. jimmy fallon on "the tonight show." performing drake's "hot line bling" but as bob dylan.
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>> amazing. >> spot on. >> shut your eyes, it's like you're listening to the real bob dylan. >> so amazing. >> let's continue now. pop and ride with james corden. another installment of car pool karaoke. take a look. >> that was amazing. hello from the outside here's the story from a to z you want to get with me, listen carefully
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as for me, you'll see >> i could watch this all day. >> it's 14 minutes long and fantastic. >> i want to be in that car. >> james corden, flexing his voice. high harmony in the car withth adele. amazazg talent on the late night shows. nicki minaj, spice girls. >> stephen colbert has a good voice, too. >> none of us in the mornings. >> we're not hiding anything for talent. >> let's get a check of the weather, al. >> all right. we are looking at another storm coming into the pacific northwest. this is el nino fueled and it'll continue over the next several days. this arrives on shore. look for the intensity to increase with gusty winds. friday, another system moving in, in line for saturday. the storm will move east. we're looking at, over the next five days, three to five inches
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into southern oregon. we have every other day, storms coming on shore. that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening bit of relief after our bone-chilling stretch of cold weather, but enjoy the warmth while it's here because more cold is on the way. clouds will stay thick through the night with temperatures in the upper teens. some patchy fog is also possible. we will climb back above freezing during the day on thursday under mainly sunny skies. an alberta clipper is expected to move through siouxland but we are not expecting much in terms of precipitation. some flurries and maybe a burst of light snow is possible for our thursday night, which could linger into our friday. high pressure will then take over for the weekend with more sunshine but brutally cold temperatures. highs will barely make it above zero for saturday and sunday with low temperatures plummeting towards that -10 degree mark. w >> that's >> that's your latest weather. matt? >> al, thank you very much. now, our month-long start "today" series. we're focusing on fitness today. jill martin and hoda are on the move in the plaza. good morning to you. >> hey, everybody. how are you?
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we're giving you all the tools to whip -- hoda, a lot of people don't know this. you get up at 4:00 in the morning and at 5:00, do your workout every day. i think about it all the time. it's motivation. >> you do? >> yeah. >> i don't usually go out in the cold but it feels good. you feel good? >> yeah. >> what are we doing first? can we stop running? >> yeah. you start your day with a particular juice. what's in it? >> a green juice that has celery, apples, banana. it's got ginger and it's called the green monster. it's delicious. >> we'll put the recipe on the website. we'll tell you how to do it at home. the juicer retail is $399. you can put juice, vegetables. also, almond milk if you want to
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retail is $399. retail, $89, 78% off. >> is it time to keep going? >> moving on, we're not wearing >> why don't i have long pants on? >> we are modeling the active wear. it motivates you when you dress in a way that you feel proud of we're doing active wear here. all different kinds. sports bras, pants, tops. the retail, $48 to $60. it's marika active wear. moisture-wicking fabric, not that we need that today. the deal is $16. up to 73% off. >> great deal! you guys run with us. run with us, come on. >> everyone, run! >> come on, everybody. we're all getting our workout. ready? >> everybody. >> okay. what's next? >> getting a lot of steps here today. the zunammy active tracker. retail, $100.
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everybody, come inside. oh, can't. can't. >> when you wake up in the morning, i often think of you when i wake up and i'm tired. you get up at 4:00 and go to the gym at 5:00. if you had a late night, what motivates you to get up? >> every day, i consider it part of the day. i'd rather get a half hour workout than a half hour of sleep. that's my drill. >> hey. does it make your day better? >> it does. but not as good as these g gs' day. >> hey, everybody. >> hi. >> how are you? >> so this is our biggest item ever. >> biggest. >> in n eals and deals. it's the nordictrack. retail, $1,999. 3.0 horsepower motor. should i put this up? >> i have the fan on. this is a really nice one. >> i'll make it fastst.
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>> not so fast. >> web-enabled touch screen. it folds up to save space. >> how much is it? >> retail, $1,999. the deal, $899. >> oh, my gosh! >> wow, what a deal. >> 55% off. >> fantastic. >> that's not all. >> there's more? >> she has everything. >> so the bargains don't end. we have a web only deal. it's really super. you have to go on to to find it out. >> and if you have a contest or something, what is it? >> this is exciting. check out photos showing us how hard you're working. >> like laverne and shirley over here. >> how hard you're working toward your fitness resolution and use a creative caption with #starttodaycontest. you can get all the steals and deals and we'll announce the
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>> jill, awesome job, seriously. >> thank you for doing this. >> you have a contest or something? >> come on now. >> let's go over the products one more time. the provita juicer. active wear from marika. trackers from zunammy. the dynapro set. and nordictrack treadmill. huge deal. you can find more information on >> how about that, savannah? >> now i'll start running. savannah? >> snugly after hoda's remarks on bravo andy. everybody knows what i'm talking about, too. i take the fifth. coming up, celebrating one year of wrangler. are you having a good time? no, really, are you having a good time? he's having a great time.
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smile.leaders of different faiths came together wednesday to help feed the hungry. they packaged hundreds of sacks of food at the food bank of siouxland. the religious leaders say they want to create an atmosphere of respect for every religion. specifically, this was an effort
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islamic faith at a time of tension nationwide. imam eyad najdawi of the mosque of sioux city says it's critical to remember that at the end of the day, if we can't get together as a group, we'll continue to exclude and alienate groups of people. here's meterologist ben dorenbach with the forecast.
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8:30 now on a thursday morning. it's the 14th day of january, 2016. it is cold out on the plaza. that's our favorite little guy, wrangler, right there. by the way, couple of big anniversaries today. look, that's what he looked like 12 months ago. when he bounded into our lives. >> wrangler! wrangler! >> now, we're celebrating a yeaea with brangwrangler on our show. >> such a big boy. he's all grown up. we'll take a stroll down memory lane, show some of the cute puppy footage, coming up. also, it's a big morning in llywood. we'll break down the academy
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> also, a lighter spin on chicken parm. it'sossible and still delicious. bone-chilling stretch of c cd weather, but enjoy the warmth while it's here becacae more cold is on the way. cloudsdsill stay thick through the night with tememratures in the upperer teens. some patchy fog is also possibib. we will climb back above freezingnguring the day on thursday under mainly sunny skies. an n berta clipper is expected to move through siouxland but we are not expecting much in terms of prececitation. some flurries and maybe a burst of light snow is possible for our thursday night, which could linger into our friday. high pressure will then take over for the weekend with more sunshine but brutally cold temperatures. highs will barely make it above zero for saturday and sunday with low temperatures plummeting towards that -10 degree mark. wind chill values could approach -25 >> that's your latest weather. >> al, now to the reason to celebrate. carson, today is a special anniversary. >> 365 days ago, we met our pal wrangler for the very first time, as he began his journey to becoming a guide dog. what a year it's been.
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ready to meet our little friend? >> let's do it. >> it's been exactly one year since wrangler scurried into our studio. over 80,000 people chiened edchimed in on our puppy's new name, and it is wrangler. and into our hearts. wrangler instantly became a member of the family and grew up right in front of our eyes. in 260 shows, he's made more famous friends than we can count. >> wrangler and i -- >> you're tight? >> -- we're dating. >> wrangler pulled an el chapo there and took off. >> experienced exciting firsts. his first snow. first super bowl commercial. first birthday party. even his first road trip. but our pup with a purpose is here for more than just the incredible job. after the show, he heads home with his puppy raiser for a full day of training. >> headed home now. >> it's all to prepare him for his formal guide dog training with guiding eyes for the blind.
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step of the way. now, the time has come for his third and final walk and talk evaluation. >> today, we're at grand central station. we'll find out how much progress he's made. ready, wrangler? let's go. good boy. >> first up, doggy distractions. >> he needs to be able to focus on his job. >> next, conquering the stairs. >> this is an area he's struggled with in thepast. wrangler will have to guide his person up and down the stairs at whatever speed they're walking. >> finally, tackling the train platform. >> we're looking for a dog not afraid of heights and comfortable walking near the edges of the train platform. wrangler is reaching a milestone in his career. he gets to try on a dog harness for the first time, the equipment they'd wear every day, to guide theirerson safely. >> wrangler did great. training. i'm super proud of him. >> wrangler!
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we should pay attention to wrangler's puppy raiser. happy anniversary to you, as well. >> thank you so much. >> did you become a morning person? >> slowly but surely, yes. >> how did you do it? >> he's doing great. really well. he's ready for training at this point. he's hit all of his big milestones. now, we're just making the most of these last few months that we have together and polishing everything up and getting him ready for the next step in his journey. >> he has a couple months with us still. not going anywhere yet. >> not yet. >> what if he's guiding somebody and sees a famous person, a celebrity. will hisis training kicic in? >> well, he's really good with people. he's not super distracted by people because he's had so much practice here with his polite people greetings. it's part of every day life.. it should be good. >> unlnls you're chis sirissy teigen.
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politeeople greeting. >> i passed all my evaluations. >> i know. up next, we'll take you to beverly hills for complete coverage of this morning'ss oscar
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first, this is "today" on nbc. >> what happened toou was horrible. good can't come of you. >> the entire season of tv's number one new show is now able on demand. . [ music playing ] >> around here, we are used to
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especially early morning for the folks out in hollywood where the nominations for the 88th a@ademy rewards were released this morning. >> "the revenant" led the way, including leonardo dicaprio in the best actor's category. >> they will be here to brake down the prizes him but first how the reveal played out. >> academy president and john kraziyski. [ applause ] >> welcome. what an exciting morning thank you guillermo and anne for kicking it off. john, let's continue. >> l l's do it. >> for performance by an actor in a supporting role, the
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christian bail. in the "big short." tom hardy in "the revevent. >> mark ruffalo in "spotlight." mark rylans. in "bridge of spies." >> jennifer jason leigh. rooney mara, rachel mcadams in "spotlight." aliceia ecandor and kate winslet and steve jobs. >> for achievement and visual
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the "revenant" and star worse the"the force awakens"". . >> "mad max." "the martian," "the revenant" "star wars" and "the walk." >> for achievement and production design the nominees are "bridge of spies," "the danish girl," "mad max, furry road." "the martian," and "the revenant." [ applause ] >> for adapted screenplay, if nominees are, charles randolph and adam mccay for "the big short." mick hornby for "brooklyn"
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goodard for "the martian" and emma donahue for "room." >> for original spleenplay the nominees are, matt dharman, ethan coen and joel coen for "bridge of spice." alex gar happened for exmacina." josh singer and tom mccar chi nor "spotlights" and jonathan herman, and alan ranks for straight out of compton. >> for original score the nominees are, thomas newman for "bridge of spies." carter burwell for "carol." annie mariconi for "the hateful
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>> joan joan for "sicaria." smr in the best foreign language film category the nominees are, from kelometercolombia from france, from hungary, "son of saul" from france "mustang. >> for achievement in direreing, thee nominees are,e, adam mccay for "the big short."" george miller f f "mad max, furry reasonable doubt." alejandro g. for if "rev nantz" lenny aprogramson for "room" and tom mccarthy f f "spotlight. ". for performance by an act tres in a leading role, the nominees are, cate blanchett in
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bree larsson in "room." jennifer lawrence in "joy." charles rampling in "45 years '80s and siorcia ronan in "brooklyn." >> actor in a leading roam, nominees are, brian cranson pston in contract trumbo. ""matt da in "the revenant '80s eddie redmayne in "the danish girl." . and finally, we are pleased to announce the film selected as the best picture nominees "the big short," brad pitt, dede
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"brought "brooklyn," "mad max, furry road," doug mitchell and george miller producers. "the martian." "the rev nant" aroundan millshon steve golannal hand ro g. keith redman producers. "room "room" and "spot lite" producers. >> for a complete list, please visit " >> join us sunday night february 28th, to celebrate these incredible artists and films. at the oscars with our host chris rock. see you then.
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we are back with dave kargaher, our expert, watching this with you is like watching a football game. i want to say one thing "adrian sclts sylvester stallone gets nominated. >> you heard, everyone is very excited for him. he could actually win. that was the only nomination for "creed" by my crude account, i counted ten for "revenant" and ten for "mad max." i think people were hoping for a best picture for "star wars." it got five nominations in the technical categories, visual effects and score but it did not get if for best picture. >> let's look at the actor/actress nominations. >> best actor, a predictable
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>> bryan cranston, leonardo di copperyia andohnny deb and nike oal mass bender and eddie head rain. i thought from "room" he could be nominated. >> coming up, lowfat, high flavor. a a st food favorite.
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nbc. we're back now at 8:48. all week on "today" food, we're lightening up your faf ritvorite dishes. hardy food made thin by katie lee. she's the co-host of food network's "the kitchen." we have an issue. you were going to make chicken parm. >> mm-hmm. >> my thought is you eat light on the days surrounding chicken parm, but y make real chien parm. >> sometimes, you have to get your fi
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want it and want to eat healthy and still, you know, have an easy meal, this is for you. >> there aren't many ingredients. let's look at our food board over here. you're going to make this lighter in a couple of different ways. >> yeah. by not breading and frying the chicken, it's going to cut down on the fat. isn't it all about the melted cheese anyway? >> no, it's all about the fried bread crumb taste and flavor. >> that gets soggy in the sauce anyway. >> how do we start? >> we have an easy sauce going. i started with grated onion and some garlic and olive oil. bring that up to temperature together. don't put it in a hot pan because it'll bornurn quickly. i'll add crushed red pepper and -- not yet. >> sorry. >> tomatoes. this is a quick sauce, so use really good quality toe naymatoes and these are the best. put some salt and pepper in there. >> sure. >> simmer for 20 minutut then
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you can freeze thiss ahead of me. >> should we pretend? >> go ahead and put it? >> now the chicken. i put it between two sheets of plastic wrap and pound it. >> you like it thin, right? >> yeah, it spreads it out to cook evenly. it tenderizes the chicken and makes me feel like i'm eating more if it's big. kind of fools me. to season it, i use salt, garlic powder and pepper. >> again, this is the big change. at this part of the recipe, normally, we'd get the bread crumbs on here. >> normally, we'd be putting it in flour, eggs and bread crumbs. that adds a lot of calories to it. this way, we're cutting it down. i've got it in some olive oil here. brown it on each side. just a couple minutes. it's going to finish cooking in the oven. you don't have to cook it completely right now. you see how fast this is to put together, too. it's a quick recipe.
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you want to use an oven-proof skill letet so it can go in your oven to finish cooking. ladle on the sauce. you can serve with extra sauce. >> here's where you lighten it up again. >> i'm using part skim mozzarella. >> you're breaking my heart but it's okay. >> you'll love it. i promise. you're never going to even know it's lighter. >> this is poured on top. how long do you put it in the oven? >> with harmparmesan cheese. >> about five minutes. >> if you'll grab the oven door? >> let's check in with our tasters downstairs. guys? >> we're busy eating. >> what do you think? >> really good. >> it'sthe spaghetti squash adds the feel of spaghetti. >> the breaded thing, you don't miss it? >> nope. >> the crunchy bread crumbs that have been fried? >> she's right, it gets soggy. the cheese is crunchy.
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cheese for me. that's what i love. >> okay. >> you taste it. usually, serve this with spaghetti. i'm using spaghetti squash, a great alternative. >> natalie liked that. >> i love it. it only has about 42 calories in a cup so you can go to town on that. >> good. >> what do you think, matt? >> we are going to town. >> amazing. flavors are really good. >> for a week night when you're watching it, it's a good way to make a cut. >> any idea how many calories we saved there? >> a lot. >> katie lee, thank you. >> thank you. >>ppreciate it. >> for more o this kind of recipe, these lightened up dishes, head to
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this is "today" on nbc. zwroo remember, we did the show from the white house. ellenegeneres asked me to smuggle something into the white house. a pencil from her set. she talked about it on thehe air. >> matt lauer was here the o oer day, and he was wearing some strap by high heels. did you see them? he walked in, and i love when my guests dress up for me like that. but, yeah, he was on his way to the white house to interview the president. i said -- he didn't wear those.
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favor and sneak an ellen pencil to the president's desk? he didn't know that i was going to give him a giant. that. i didn't think he'd do it, but look at this. >> everybody is sharing and contributing to that success. with that, let me add this. thank you very much, everybody. >> he did it. >> i was so surprised he used it. i left it on the corner of the desk there. >> did you bring a sharpener? >> what's coming up? >> more on the oscar nominations. i went down to miami and did a ride along with kevin hart. >> we heard all about it, mr. dollar bill. >> that's me, making it rain, baby. making it rain. >> you're not supposed to say that. >> i'm not? >> no.
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i introduced him to my daughter courtney. before i said, he said, we're going to hit the clubs again. i said, here's my daughter. you got people working incredibly long hours. median family income today -- $4,000 less than it was in 1999. the bottom line of this economy is that it is rigged. what this campaign is about is to demand that we create an economy that works for all of us rather than a handful of billionaires. if you work 40 hours a week in america, you should not live in poverty. i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. freshman at briar cliff university are giving back to community. 200 students are completing a
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charity agencies. they're putting in a total of 2-thousand hours of community service. on wednesday, students visited girls inc. for some fun activities and character building games. "the biggest thing they're learning is just what a valuable asset it is to be a good volunteer and a good samaritin in a community in that giving back actually gives something back to those you're serving but it's really fufilling for yourself as well and that's one of the values at briar cliff we really try to instill in our students is service is such a big component no matter where you are," said briar cliff university director of marketing, mandie mayo. the students also volunteered at the june e. nylen cancer center and some local nursing homes. here's meterologist ben dorenbach with the forecast.
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take," the oscar nominations are in. we have the stars, the surprises and the snubs. youon't want to miss it when al rides along with kevin hart and ice cube. plus, jackpot. who are the lucky pinwinners of the largest lottery prize in world history? coming up now. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today's take," with al@ roker, natalie morales, willie geist and tamron hall, live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >> welcome to "today," thursday morning, january 14th, 2016. i'm willie with al, gnat rhee and tam ta i loved your choice. i thought it was appropriate for the oscars today, and giving love to bowie. i was in austin, texas. they've dedicated a street to david bowie. >> awesome. let's get to the oscar nominations.
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"the big short," "bridge of spies," "brooklyn," "mad max: ry road," "the martian," "the revenant revenant," "room" and "spotlight." >> crowded category. >> it's hard to fit them all in. i think some were thrown out. no "star wars." no "straight outta compton." no "creed." again, it's already a long list. >> "mad max: fury road," you normally don't see that. >> a lot of nominations. phenomenal film. it is really good. on that list though, i have to say, not just because she's on hold, the "room." it was phenomenal. >> "room" is fantastic. let's get to the other ones because we have a special guest here. actor bryan cranston for "trumbo." matt damon. leo dicaprio. michael fassbender for "steve
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eddie redmayne for "the danish girl." brie larson for "room." jennifer lawrence, cate blanchett. charlotte rampling and saoirse ronan. on the phone, we have nominee brie larson. congratulations. >> hi! >> i don't want to say we're good luck charm, but we calledu after the globe nominations came out. we chatted. i think you were in hahaii. and you won. this is a habit. how are you feeling? >> i'm feeling incredible. i'm actually in australia now this time. so it's about -- what time is it -- midnight right now. i just got off work. i can'n'even belief it. i'm in s sck over all of this. >> i saw y y -- i talked to you afafr you won the golden globe and you were in shoho there.
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you have to deal with this, gladly, i'm sure? >> well, it's been a fast couple days. afterr the golden globes, i went to t t australia,a,hen went towork. i've beeee working in the jungle in australia with animals and plants and evgerythingngs crazy here. now this. i feel like i'm in a bizarre "alice in wonderland" dream. > seems like you went from this room, shooting this film, to the jungle. how d d you get the call? since you are abroad, there is a time delay and othth things. how did you hear? >> there's a live stream online, so i watched t t live stream. it's the first time ever i've done that. it was such a wonderful, fun experience experi. it's been so involved, with this whole season. this award season. you go to all the events and
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you become rather invested in their films and in them individually. it's been fun. it kind of feels like my own super bowl. >> i was wondering what you do. you say you got on a flight to go to australia. but was there a little in between time, like a little stopping in and out along the way after winning the golden globe? >> oh, i mean, i got in and out delivered to my table. katy perry. >> nice. >> that's the way you roll. >> not bad. >> by the time i -- yeah, she had perfect timing. i don't know how she got it in. i think it's against the rules to bring food in. but i won my award. by the time i sat down at my table, there was a hot cheese cheeseburger waiting for me. >> that's how you win. >> man, that's a win-win. >> holding my award in one hand and the cheeseburger in the other. it was manlgic. >> doesn't get better than that. >> it doesn't. >> people were saying before the globes you were the favorite, but it doesn't mean it still
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joy to hear your name called. what would it mean to you now at the oscars to hear your name called and come up on that stage? >> oh, gosh. i mean, it's the biggest honor you can receive in my field. it would mean a lot. just the nomination alone is incredible because it is -- the nomination comes from your peers voting. to have this happen, from actors i respect and hear so much about, that's inspired me over the years, it's so cool. i feel like i'm getting -- i get to join this cool club with people i love. i don't know. i've been taking it day by day and having no expectations, just feeling extremely grateful every day. each day, there is a new, exciting opportunity. just taking it from there. i mean, i'm 26 and life is long. we'll see how it all goes. >> i'm curious, you said you're in the jungle with animals. what are you working on right now, if you can tell us? >> oh, i'm shooting "king kong" right now.
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>> cool. >> yeah. i mean, it's technically "kong skull island" but that's what i'm shooting. >> fantastic. >> amazing year for you. >> has been. >> between this and "trainwreck" and everything else. we've gotten to know you a bit and can't be more thrilled for you. >> well deserved. great person. >> thank you. >> we also have on the phone alicia vikander for "the danish girl." thank you so much for joining us. congratulations. >> thank you so much. >> how did you find out? were you watching? did somebody call you? how did it work? >> well, it was a bit of a -- well, i'm shooting in vegas at the moment. i just woke up. i was trying to look at the live thing.
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supporting actress category, my wireless went off. >> you're kidding me! >> then i got a call. i was really nervous to pick it up. >> wow. >> i know eddie redmayne, also your co-star in the film, was nominated for best actor. >> so happy. >> have you had a chance to even trade e-mail or any kind of text with him to congratulate him? >> no. as soon as i'm off the interviews, i'm going to call him, hopefully, instead of text him, to congratulate him. >> ayou talked about having been at the golden globes three years prior, thinking it would be your only chance to walk the globe red carpet. you were with us earlier this week. now, you're at the oscars. how do you explain it, as a nominee?
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i'm just -- i kind of looked up a list of the actresses i'm nominated with. i'm so proud of this film. you know, i'm just going to enjoy it as much as possible and try to understand i'm going to be there. >> i think you said you'd be working on something like six films this year. so this is kind of the culmination of a very big year for you. obviously, big things to come. we want to say congratulations to you. good luck. >> thank you so much. thank you. >> absolutely. >> best actress nominee is on the phone, saoirse ronan for "brooklyn." >> the film in the best picture category, as well. >> good morning, saoirse. how did you take in the news this morning? >> oh, i didn't sleep. >> good call to wake up to
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>> i was actually surprised how last night went. my mom ran in, tears streaming down her face. i knew it was good news or bad news. it was the best news ever. tliegt delighted. this is a sweet film. when you're making a film like this, did you have any sense this role would lead down this path to being nominated for an oscar? >> no, i didn't. i thought, you know, a few people would see it. i think because it's, you know, such a kind of traditional form of filmmaking, it's a classic way to tell a story. hasn't really been done in so long. it's not really, you know, cool or edgy or anything. we didn't even know, you know, if anyone was going to go and see it or how commercial it was going to be. kind of like sundance, where
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you know, we got best picture, as well. just the best thing, brilliant. >> what i love about the film is you said, it wasn't maybe big hollywood production, but it is the story that pretty much everybody has, i think, at least if they are an immigrant family. for you, it was something you really wanted to play, a truly irish role, right? >> yeah. it was really, really important for me to find the right irish role to play. i'm so proud of where i come from and, you know, it was important that the first irish role i played capture edd the lifestyle i had growing up. but even what you were saying about it being a story of immigration, like basically, it's a story of anyone. even if you moved down the road, moved out of your mom and dad's house, you're going to college
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everyone -- it's just that feeling of knowing that you can't go back to where you came from. i realized that at the time, but to know that's how universal it was going to be. it's one of these beautiful little magic opportunities given. >> it truly is. i love it. it's a great movie. >> congratulations. thank you so much. >> congrats. the three women we spoke to all have something in common, besides having won oscars. i think we walked away from interviewing them saying, isn't she great? charming, humble and sweet people. >> and that accent. >> she has the best story. connected to queens. >> the bronx, i think. >> quickly, you mentioned it, sylvester stallone, best supporting actor for "creed." >> the cheers erupted in the room. >> applause throughout but he
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receipts at l.l. bean. >> gosh, okay. >> bed, bath and beyond. again, no receipt, not an issue at all. you don't need it. you can get a full refund for purchases made within the last year. if you bought this even less than a year ago, you can get a full refund. 80% of a refund of unable to find record of the actual purchase. >> no receipt. >> will they accept a credit card? >> a lot of stores, you can give your credit card or gift card used to buy it and they can look it up this year. now, the not as easy. kmart falls into that column. there is a time limit here. pretty fair, you have to return it within 28 days of the purchase. you do need the original receipt at kmart. get the gift receipt, as well, if you have a present. it has to be unused and in the original package. >> you can't have opened it up? >> it has to be in the original packaging if you want the full refund. >> you could have opened it but put it back in the package? >> you just have to have the
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have never been used. continuing on the not easy column, sears. return within 30 days and the original receipt is needed. according to their policy on the website. you may get a 15% restocking fee. that is so unfair. the restocking thing, come on. i'll put it back myself. >> the stores say, look, we have the workers who we are paying and we have to restock the shelves. the holiday return policy on some items. >> toys "r" us. >> there is a time limit for returns and exchanges. here's the thing about toys "r" us that angers people. photo id is required. driver's license. they keep a record of it. >> in case you are a serial returner? >> the store says they keep track of not where al roker or tamron live, but they want to make sure people aren't taking advantage of the system. we want to get to the statements
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their first child. more than 250,000 swinging chairs are being recalled. they were sold at pier one imports. the hardware can break. the stand can become unstable, posing a fall hazard. reports of dozens of injuries. consumers should stop using the chairs and contact pier one imports for a refund. giving your child a head start may begin with his or her name. a genealogy research website looked at 15,000 people with high iqs. philosophers, inventors, composers, scientists. they came up with the most common names among geeniuses. john and robert are the top names among men with high iqs. mary and elizabeth are the most common names for women geniuses. let's get a check of the weather from mr. roker.
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>> albert didn't make the list. starting with friday, wet weather in the southeast. strong storms there. icy mix through the great lakes. we're also looking at plenty of sunshine in the plains. for saturday, rain and snow in the pacific northwest, stretching to the central plains. icy mix gets into new england on saturday. showers and thunderstorms. look for a little icy mix, as border. ahead to sunday, sunshine along the eastern seaboard. wet weather in florida. snow in the great lakes and more rain and snow in the pacific northwest, into central costal calibit of relief after our bone-chilling stretch of cold weather, but enjoy the warmth while it's here because more cold is on the way. clouds will stay thick through the night with temperatures in the upper teens. some patchy fog is also possible. we will climb back above freezing during the day on thursday under mainly sunny skies. an alberta clipper is expected to move through siouxland but we are not expecting much in terms of precipitation. some flurries and maybe a burst of light snow is possible for our thursday night, which could linger into our friday. high pressure will then take over for the weekend with more sunshine but brutally cold temperatures. highs will barely make it above zero for saturday
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plummeting towards that -10 degree mark. wind chill values could approach -25 degrees as well, so bundle yourself up if you have >> that is your latest weather. >> thank you, al. >> ice cube and kevin heart were paired up as unlikely partners in 2014 in "ride along." >> the buddies are back in "ride along 2." i had a tough assignment. i had to hang out with them in miami. with the three of us together, what could possibly go wrong? >> we are here in miami. look at that sunset. we are ready to go for a ride along with ice cube and kevin hart. you guys ready? >> you got gas money, al? >> i got gas money. >> let's do it. >> ride along! >> what's it like, you guys are the king of miami. >> it's beautiful. >> miami welcomed us with open arms. when you want your movie to be big, better, you come to a scene that provides that. miami provided that.
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hesitation? >> no hesitation. >> none. >> we have so much fun. it's only right to do it again. that's what you are in the entertainment business for, to give the people what they want. they love our dynamic. >> man, i'll tell you something, we did it so nice the first time. we decided to come back and do it twice. >> look, i'm the rapper here. >> hey! >> cut it out. >> did it so nice, decided to come back, do it twice. >> reporter: the original ride along, kevin plays a fast-talking security guard, joining ice cube's james, a quick-tempered police department detective, to patrol the streets of atlanta. in an attempt to prove he was more than a video game junkie, ben tries to show his future brother-in-law he deserves to marry james' sister. >> i have to ask you to get on your bikes and leave this section. >> get your hands off. >> reporter: wha supposed
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is entackledngled in the detective's latest case and has an insane 24 hours of his life. >> that's it? i thought it would be bigger than that. >> when we last saw you guys, you were about to get married to his says terister. >> yeah. >> how is it going? >> in this one, first of all, we're not divorced. don't lie to al. tell him the truth. >> the truth is, we riding on the suspended license. >> no, no, no. that's not -- no. al, "ride along 2," we came back with bigger and better. while planning a wedding, cube is faced with another case, and i want to help on the case. we get to miami and get in the mission. there's a lot of booms and bangs. >> what's the magic here? the first one, you set all kinds of records. people loved it. >> we knew that the scenes were coming out with like a magic flavor to it. you don't get that every day. we understand that our chemistry is seamless, and it was seamless
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>> you know, you have two guys that show up to work and literally give 110%. at the same time, share admiration for each other's growth in their career. >> it's funny, i've never been in one of these movie cars. it looks like we're driving this lincoln. in fact, we're in a movie car. we're pulled by a trailer. how you doing? >> this is movie magic. >> how'd we do? >> we were riding along, but somebody was -- we were not driving along. "ride along 2" is from universal pictures and opens up tomorrow. >> love those guys. >> fantastic. just ahead, how to rock the hottest boots of the season. right after this. in a world that's trying to turn you into someone new... hair color wants to help you keep on being you. nice'n easy. we only make the most real natural looking color. so even in revealing sunlight, it doesn't look like hair color at all.
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rock them is melissa gargarcia. >> good morning. >> boots are always on trend. we're seeing different styles. over the knee, the short boots. anybody can wear these looks, right? >> absolutely. anyone can wear any of the looks. they're versatile. it is cold enough to wear them. as you said, you can wear these year round. it's a good investment. >> let's get to the models. let's look at stephanie. she's rocking the over the knee boot, all the rage. they're trending everywhere. >> fortunateunfortunately, these get the bad wrap. i don't know if it's the "pretty woman" effect, but they look great. if you pair them with the same color pants, it elongates your body. these are $118. >> you can also wear them with a shirt. >> like you have.
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>> looking great, stephanie. let's look at alexa. she has the lace-uptrend, which we're we're seeing a lot of. >> these are super sexy. pair it with something simple and classic on top because you have the wow factor with the shoe itself. one key here, make sure you get a zipper. you will kill yourself lacing these up. it will break a sweat, i promise you. get a zipper and you'll thank me later. this is the gladiator sandal reinvented for winner the. >> i love the color, too. >> pop shop after the show. >> $77. >> thank you so much. next, beth, with the ankle boot. super popular. it's trending everywhere. >> everywhere. they come in low and high. i feel like the ankle boot is versatile. anyone can wear it. some women have a hard time with higher boots. can't zip them.
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this is a chic version, $59.99. these will carry you from season to season. great piece. >> looking great. next is the western boot. >> always popular. >> come on through. >> it's hard for them to hear through the door. >> here, we have the western trend. it's like your cowboy boot reinvented. >> it's like the fringe. >> they're giving embellishment with these. fringe or metal detail. this is a sleeker silhouette. $33. i paired it with jeans and a chunky knit, but you can do it for spring and summer with a dress. >> adorable, erica. love it. cute boot. >> last but not least, we have pam with the furry boot trend. very important now as we're getting really cold. >> it was such a trend on the runways this season. gucci.
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this is a wearable version. this is from aldo, $85. it will keep you super warm without sacrificing style. they're a great weekend boot for warmth. >> this is, i think, faux shearling, right? >> even better. >> fantastic. ladies, thank you so much. melissa melissa, thank you for showi h to wear the trends. when was the last time you cleaned your pillows or comforter? you won't believe how often you're supposed to do that. oops. only kraft natural cheese has a touch of philadelphia cream cheese, so whatever you make,
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we all in? (all) yes! good, 'cause if not we're gonna watch highlights of my career 12 hours straight. i know, talk about pain. seriously now, talk to your doctor or pharmacist today about a vaccine that can help prevent shingles. >> announcer: this portion of "today" is brought to you by merk. visit to learn more. bacteria living in your home right now. >> thanks a lot, al. how often should we clean our furniture and alliances? elizabeth is here to help us out. good morning. >> good morning. >> i got it from the buzzers and the podiums, we're playing a game. >> i always wanted to be on a game show. i know you didn't win powerball, so maybe you can win this. >> okay. >> i have a prize. >> okay.
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should you clean the inside of four times a year? >> al? >> dishwasher. >> no. >> washing machine. >> no. >> refrigerator. >> yes. >> natalie, yes. four times a year. seasonally. when new food comes in, you don't want the bacteria. >> only four times? >> this is a deep clean. taking everything out, getting rid of everything that's expired, taking baking soda and water and cleaning the inside. >> you weren't clear about that. >> one for natalie. moving on. number two, what should you use once a month to clean and deodorize your dishwasher? >> vinegar. >> baking soda. >> wrong. >> a and b. >> correct. >> willie is right. >> elizabeth, at some point when we get to the third answer, it
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it's like picking c on your sat. >> just wait. >> willie got it. the way to do this is take a cup of vinegar, put it in a dishwasher-proof cup in the top tray. run it on the hottest water. open it, sprinkle a little baking soda and run it on a half cycle, then leave the door open. >> okay. very good. >> just did that last night. >> how often should you clean your towels? >> once a week. >> no. >> every day? >> no. >> really? >> b. >> b is correct. >> i got that. >> wait a minute, clean your towels? what does that mean? >> washing machine and dry. towels, very important, washing, of course, is important, but drying them out is equally important. >> don't you use a fresh towel every time you use a towel? >> people don't use a fresh towel, unless you're in a hotel. >> i do.
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>> i don't use a towel twice. for women, our skin and -- >> men don't have skin. >> no, no, are you talking about makeup showered this morning and put the towel in the laundry. >> really, importantly, let it dry in between. do not hang multiple towels on a hook. >> let's do a bacteria >> how often should you wash your pillows and comforters? >> once a week. >> pillows and comforters? >> no. >> pillow cases? >> i would like to be acknowledged. b, every three months. >> correct. >> i hit the thing. >> you need to wash your pillows. the way to do that, wash feather pillows and poly pillows. you can't wash the foam. you vacuum those. put them in the washing machine
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the trick to keeping the feathers and everything fluffy, put two tennis balls in there. make sure you really dry it. you don't want the moisture to stay in the feathers or in the pillow. it creates mildew and it's bad. next one, how often should you rotate or flip your mattress? >> once a year. >> once a year. >> somebody else? >> twice a year. >> no. >>. >> four times a year. >> willie wins. >> four times a year is how often you're supposed to flip it. >> feather duster. >> great. >> never seen one of those. >> we know what's happening saturday at willie's house. >> stay away from willie. >> he's the big winner. >> i knew it was a duster. sorry. i just made the connection. >> well, well, what did we learn in this segment? >> stay far away from willie. >> christine, guess what willie
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>> marco rubio. he ran for senate saying he opposed amnesty... then he flipped, and worked with liberal chuck schumer to co-author the path to citizenship bill. he threatened to vote against it. and then voted for it. he supported his own dream act and then he abandoned it. marco rubio. just another washington politician you can't trust. jeb bush. he's a leader, so you always know where he stands. right to rise usa
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gorgeous ladies. >> what is that? >> tickler, as willie said. >> it's a duster. >> she doesn't know what it is. >> everybody knows what it is. >> i'll have what he's having. we have ambush makeovers today. >> how to solve your money problems if you didn't win the powerball. >> i heard matt won $4. >> powerball number. >> anyone in the crew win?
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i think the most together wednesday to help feed the hungry. they packaged hundreds of sacks of food at the food bank of siouxland. the religious leaders say they want to create an atmosphere of respect for every religion. specifically, this was an effort to show solidarity with the islamic faith at a time of tension nationwide. "it's not only important, i think it's critical because you know you have to remember that by the end of the day if we cannot get together as a group we will continue to be weak and we will exclude and allienate groups of people," said mosque of sioux city's imam eyad najdawi. they say by coming together,
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