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good morning. a bigger plan? police sources telling a bigger plan? police sources telling nbc news the san bernardino shooters left evidence they may have been considering other targets, including a high school. and there's troubling nene information from that close friend of the shooter who police say, years earlier, bought the assault rifles used in the attack. crisis at chchotle. more than 120 people now sick with norovirus, linked to one of the chain restaurants in boston. this after a separate outbreak out west. with falling stock prices and weak sales, can the company bounce back? we'll pose the question to the ceo when he joins us exclusivel taken for a ride. a cabbie confronts an uber driver and gets dragged 60 feet down the street, as the battle between the car service app and traditional taxis gets ugly.
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one of hollywood's most coveted awards honoring both movies and tv. nominations for this year's golden globes out this morning, and we will bring them to you live today thursday, december 10th, 2015. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie, live from stio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >> good morning, everybody. welcome to "today" on a thursday morning. a lot of#people are big fans of chipotle. >> steve ells is the founder and ceo of the company and we'll get his take on what's going on in a couple of minutes. first, our top story. the investigation into the san bernardino shooting. new information revealed about the attackers and other potential targets. nbc national correspspdent miguel almaguer is on the story again for us this morning.
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>> reporter: good morning. the conference center behind me, where so many lost t tir lives, will be closed untililanuary. this as investigators learn chilling new details about the gunman's plot of terror. before the terror attack that left 14 dead and 21 wounded, syed farook and tashfhfn malik left behind evidence they were planning other targets in southern california. they include a possible plan to attack a university or a public area. officials say three years ago, farook may have also talked abt staging an attack in loss anxious with his childhood friend enrique marquez before getting cold feet. marquez is being questioned. he's the manarookcquired the rifles from used in last week's shooting. we know farook and malik trained at a shooting rage. the fbi says the couple was radicalized at least two years.
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about jihad. farook later moving from pakistan to california. >> we only interview people in the k-1 visa program in instances where something needs to be explored. >> reporter: she lied on her visa application, possibly steering investigators away from any trail that may have led to her radicalized background. >> it's too soon to know what if anything might have been missed in the screening process. >> reporter: after raiding the shootersrshome, valuable evidence is being found on smashed computers and cell phones. leads that brought investigators to this local high school, where farook had worked as a f fd inspector and had pipiures of the campus on his cell phone. was it a possible target? >> and we're working very, very hard to understand did they have other plans ee fehr for that day or earlier.
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foreign terror groups. this so-called family terror group made financial plans for their family before the shooting. >> miguel almaguer, thank you. theres new fallout from donald trump's call of a total and complete shutdown of muslims entering the united states. a coroversial proposal pting the republican party in a difficult spot. peter alexander has more on that. good morning. >> goooomorning. donald trump's plalais as controversial as it is divisive. new polling shows most voters oppose his plan to baruslims om entering the u.s., but it does resonate with republicans. listen to this. one-day online poll found 37% of the voters said it made them more likely to vote for trump. >> wow, thank you. >> reporter: donald trump again threatening gop bosses with a third-party bid. >> if they don't treat me with a
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respect, if they don't treat me as the front-runner, by far the front-runner, if the playingng field is not level, then certainly all options are open. >> reporter: trump remains unapologetic. >> are you racist? >> i am the least racist person you have ever met. >> reporter: for the first time firestorm, president obama come meblding the end of slavery took a swipe at his loudest critic. >> our freedom is bound up with the freedom of others, regardless of what faith they practice. >> reporter: trump's provocative words are also sparking condemnation worldwide. >> hear, hear. >> reporter: parliament is calling for trump to be banned from the uk, after hundreds of thousands of p pple signed on. ahead of trump's planned trip to israel, the israeli prime minister publicly rejected trump's plan. he tweeted he'd meet with the prime minister after he becomes president.
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chain yanked all trump merchandise all the shelves. hillary clinton is trying to capitalize, arguing his plan helps radical jihadists. >> donald trump is supplying them with new propaganda. he's actually playing into their hands. >> reporter: facebook founder mark zuckerberg is speaking out in support of muslims in his community. writing, i want you to know, you are always welcome here, and we will fight to protect your rights and create a peaceful and safe environment for you. and after trump lashed out at "time" magazine for snubbingim as its person of the year, "time" is striking back, taunting trump with these never-before-seen blooper reels from a recent photo shoot, the billionaire dodging a bald eagle. >> he says, how's the hair? a new poll out of north carolina shows trump has a 20-point lead
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announced. trump is up early this morning, alalady tweeting, wow, my poll nunuers have gone througugthe roof. matt? >> peter, thank you very much. by the way, one of the most well known muslims in the world is also weighing in on this. boxing great muhammad ali is calling for muslim leaders to not bring fear. ali says in part, i am a muslim. there is nothing islamic about killing innocentnteople in paris, sarn bernardino, or anywhere else in the world. true muslims know the ruthless violence of so-called islamic jihadists goes against the tenets of our religion. he goes on to say we ausmuss muslims have to stand up to those who use religion to further their agenda. an alarming announcement out of north korea. kim jong-un says his country has developed a hydrogen bomb. keir simmons is followg this
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keir, good morning. >> good morning. this is the first time north korea's leader claimed his nation developed a hydrogen bomb. weeks ago, he issued an equally belligerent ststement, that he could attack the u.s. at any time. while a hydrogen bomb could produce a stronger blamt than the nitrogen bach. he has been on a campaign to pressure the international community, repeatedly making threats. last month, north korea staged the biggest military parade in its history, but there did not appear to be any new weapons. while a year ago, computer hackers attacked sony over "the interview," a movie a aut the plot to assassinate north korea's leader. so far this morning, there's no comment from the state department on this latest north korean nuclear claim. but it's being viewed with suspicion by many experts. some say it's rhetoric. the aim, pererps, to send a
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not abandon its nuclear weapons, to force the international community to recognize north korea's nuclear status, something washington says it will never do. savannah? >> keir, thank you. more protests expected in chicago today, a day after demonstrators flooded the streets. they're calling for the resignation of mayor rahm emanuel. this is all in response to the police video of a's why officer shooting a black teenager 16 times. it's led to the firing of chicago's top police officer and a federal investigation into the police department. wednesday, mayor emanuel issued an apology to his city but said once again he's not stepping down. now on to chipotle. 120 boston college students are suffering from norovirus symptoms, being linked to one chipotle near the school. the e alth scare, another r t for the restaurant chain already dealing with the impact of an e.
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chipotle's founder in a moment. first nbc's ron mott with the latest from boston. ron, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, savannah. first, e. coli and now norovirus. this has been a rough couple months for chipotle. the company is changing how it landles its food making itit one of the safest places to eat in history. chipotle brands itself a fresher, healthier alternative to fast food. the norovirus outbreak has college students who ate here hours before it was announced, questioning their loyalty. >> i got a text from my roommate saying, did you see the e-mail? so many people got sick after eating here, and i'm not sure i'll come back. >> reporter: the number of students sick jumped to 120. the restaurant was cited for three critical violations. >> i'll make sure the
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>> reporter: norovirus is a fasas spreading virus this causes distress. it is hard to kill. >> hopefully it will be effective. you have to do more than cleaning solutions. you need ultraviolet light. you need things like high temperature. >> reporter: the latest round of bad news comes on the heels of an e. coli outbreak at chipotle reres restaurants in nine states, sickening more than six people. the company warning of a double digit drop in same-stoto sales in the fourth quarter. >> one of the things the company says it'll do is prepare fresh food ingredients off site. things like diced tomatoes and other risky ingredients, sanitize and seal them before shipping them back to restaurants. matt? >> all right. ron mott in boston. ron, thanks so much. steve ells, chipotle's founder and ceo, is with us exclusively. good to have you with us. >> thank you. >> i was watching your face watching the tape. this is a tough time for you
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>> i'm sorry for the people who got sick. they're having a tough time, and i feel terrible about that. we're doing a lot to rectify this and to make sure this doesn't happen again. >> let's start in boston andnd work our way back totohe pacific northwest. the norovirus is what sickened these people. 120 people up in boston. the restaurant is closed down. they've been issued some violations. the cleanup is underway. are you convinced you've contained this now, that more people won't contain being sick? >> well, in regard to the e. coli, you know, there was one particular period of time, from mid-october until early november that appeared -- that's when the outbreak occurrrr, and the reporting of the illnesses came out over a lock period of time. >> so you're saying in boston you could have more cases reported. >> well, with the norovirus, probably, you've heard that this is the extent of it. but it's a very -- it's a
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passed and spreads very, very quickly, from pepeon to person. >> you'rconvinced when you reopen the store near boston, people will l t be getting sick if they go b bk to eat there? >> when we reopen, the restaurant will be completely sanitized and every employee will have been tested and assured they do not have norovirus. >> now let's go back to the pacific northwest. >> yeah. >> the e. coli outbreaktarted early october. dozens of people got sick. it's my understanding that after weeks of investigating this, the fda has not found an exact source of that e. coli bacteria, is that true? >> it's true. and we have had teams looking at this. we closed our restauraras out of an abundance of caution and tested all the ingredients, surfaces. thousands and thousands of tests, matt, and they all came back negative for e. coli. so if there is a silver lining
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looked at every single ingredient that we use at chipotle. we use 64 ingredients that we bring in, from farm through the distribution network, how we prepare the food, how we cook the food, and how we serve the food. we've had a team of epidemiologists and food safety experts to raise our zarnds from the already industry norms that e -- >> y y call it a silver lining. i think it might be troubling. if you can't identify the source, how do you eliminate it in the future? >> well, unfortunately what got people sick was no longer in thee system by the time they even showed symptoms. so unfortunately you'll not find that. but the silver lining comment is that it has caused us to put in place practices that our epidemiologigi expert says will put us 10 toto5 years ahead of industry noror.
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safest restaurant to eat at. >> a lot of damage has been done, mr. ells. stock prices droch edpped, double digits since early november. that's a big part of it. first, financially, can the company recover? >> certainly. that's not what we're thinking about now. we're thinking about the safety and quality of our ingredients. to put in place practices that will not enable this to happen again. practices that are so far above industry norms t tay, we will be the safest place to eat. that is our commitment. much like food with integrity, to bring the best ingredientto fast food, we have practices that will make it the safest place to e e. >> finally, real quickly, there are critics who say, mr. ells, this company started with a great idea and grew too fast. that it took off at a rate where
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control. even thingthat would affect the public health. is there some merit to that claim? >> i don't think so because if you look at the quality of our ingredients over me, we've made a great strides in n urcing better quality foods. more organics. more local and sustainably raised foods. this was a very unfortunate incident, and i'm dely sorry this happened. but the prwcedures we're putting in place today are so above industry norms that we are going to be e e safest place to eat. >> steve ells, good of you to join us this morning. >> matt, thank you. >> i know you've got app awful lot going on. >> thank you. now, we go to colorado and a fiery day in court for the man accused of killing a police officer and two others at a planned parenthood last month. robert dear in court to be formally charged had several outbursts, including telling the court he is guilty. >> the truth, huh? kill the babies, that's what planned parenthood d/fs.
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place. >> dear called himself a, quote, warrior for the babies. his attorney said head serious concerns about dear's competency to stand trial. he'll be back in court on december 23rd. now we'll move to the weather and tale of two coasts. you've got some stories of the weather. warm out here -- >> warm here, but stormy out west. it continues. let's look at some video from northwestern oregon. folks have been having to drive ththugh flooded roads, which they should not do. there have been landslides, mudslides. we're going to be seeing more of this, and mountain snows, as well. let's show you what we have happening now. we have two storms. currently, one is getting ready to push on shore. we've got another one out here in the pacific. that's goingngo be bringing some pretty strononstorms, as well. we watch this rain make its way in, and we're going to see heavy rain, heavy snow making its way through the pacific northwest. first, one batch comes in today. snow from the cascades to the
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tomorrow, heavy rain for oregon and washington and more snow for the sierra. and, in fact, look at some of the rainfall amounts. we're talking about 7 inches plus along the oregon/california border. mudslides, debris flow possible. a real mess. if there is a silver lining, it's the heavy snow that'll fall in the sierra. some areas may get 3 feet of snow, which is great news for helping to alleviate the drought. that's what's going on.
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in the next 30 seconds.weather into the weekend, although we will have the chances of rain increasing by saturday niggt. stormtrack7k7live weather network cameras are pretty nice right now... they will get wet through the weekend. and it is warm... temps are already climbing... they are in the 40s to low 50s alreaay this mornininwith much of the same across the state. south winds are helping out and they will pick up more as they turn to the southwest... they will stay gusty and will eventually turn more to the west for awhile this afternoon >> coming up in the next half hour, record-setting heat for the weekend. >> all right, al. thank you so much. coming up, an ugly scene. look what happened to this taxi driver on the streets protesting uber. pl, could your holiday lights display accidentally blbld pilots? the new warning about the star
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so her 7:30 now on a thursday morning. a little christmas music in the background. we'll explain that in a little while. the tree, also, in the background. a nice crowd of people in the plaza. we'll get out in a little while and say hi to them on warm -- or warmer thursday morning here in new york. >> good morning, everybody. good to have you with us. here are the stories making headlines right now. law enforcement sources telling nbc news the san bernardino shooters left behind evidence that they were considering other potential targets. among them, a school building and gatherings in public areas. protesters in chicago stormed a macy's last night in new demonstrations over the deadly police shooting of a 1717ear-old suspect. mayor rahm emanuel, who is
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calm tensions at a special city council meeting, by apologizing for the shooting and vowing complete and total reform of the city's police department. present obama is signing a major overhaul of the no child left behind law today, while standardized reading and math tests will still be required. the changes will limit the classroom time spent on them and lessen the penalties f f underperforming schools. let's start with a story behind the video we've been showing you this morning of a cabbie being dragged by an uber driver. this happened during an anti-uber protest. willie is following this story for us. hey, willie. good morning. >> good morning, salve nachl good morning, guys. it was a wild scene in toronto. the driver was banging on the car, to make a point that uber drivers are unsafe and uninsured. during a protest against ub never toronto on wednesday, a cab driver was caught taking out his frustration on a company, banging on the window of an uber driver's car. the driver pulls away with the man still clinging to the car, dragging him nearly 70 feet. >> i thought this guy followed
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>> the man wasmong several taxi drivers protesting what they see as unfair business practices by uber, which they also say is threatening the very existence of the city's taxi industry. the man, the uber driver, and his passger were not hurt. but it's just the latest in a long line of incidents involving uber drivers across the country and around the globe. cabdrivers in new york, chicago and new orleans joined the global day of action against uber in september with more protests in france, brazil, and india. while the car-hailininapp may ve revolutionized the way we get around, the company has faced questions about its business practices. >> what is your response to, uber kills professional, good paying jobs, and it's unfair to the drivers, and it's destroyoyg thth cab industry? >> in the uber world, you can use your own car. you don't pay $40,000 to rent the vehicle. you make more dollars per hour, and it's flexible. you don't have a shift. you cacaturn on your work when you want to, and you can turn it
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>> but traditional cab drivers complain uber cars are often unsafe and uninsured. as for the protester's complaints, uber says our focus remains on working with city officials to update regulations that allow for innovation, which will benefit everyone in the ground transportation market. we've seen this in cities around the world. between uber, the new technology and the old city cabs. >> dangerous m me there. >> i don't care how frustrated you are. don't hang on a moving car. >> thank you. there is a warning this morning tied to a popular new way to might up your home for the holidays using lasers. as we know, they can be a potential hazard to pilots. nbc's tom costello covers aviation for us. tom, good morning. >> yeah, good morning. these lights are an easy way to cover your house with hassle-free holiday cheer and spashlg, but one that may carry this hidden danger. the faa warning homeowners that laseselight displays if nonoused correctly, are bright enough to
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>> reporter: you can deck the walls with a flip of the switch. >> same old christmas decorations? now make them exciting with star shower. >> reporter: star shower sold for $39.99 and sold out almost everywhere. >> just plug it in, and you'll have thousands of colorful stars everywhere. >> reporter: the company brags it saves 99% on electricities. no ladders, tangled wires, or burned out bulbs. it may come e th strings attached. an american airlines pilot over dallas claimed a laser struck his 737. dallas police tracked it to a holiday light display. the same thing happened to a pilot in california. the faa is issuing a new warning about the holiday lasers. a stray lar can blind a pilot. >> you have flash blindness, which is exactly what it soundss like, and it can cause anything from a mild distraction to an inca pass tigs of the pilot
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crashing. >> i thought it was a cool, very easy decorative piece to put up. we put it up the day after thanksgiving. >> reporter: jen parker bought star shower for her home just two miles from the phill airport. >> did make sure it was positioned correctly on our house. >> reporter: there is a warning on the website and the packaging, not to project the lights within the flight of an aircraft. star shower told nbc news its products are compliant with all regulations and consumer safety standards and added each beam emitted is much lower in power than a laser pointer. laser strikes have been a growing problem. so far this year pilots have reported some 6,600 strikes, almost twice as many i iall of 2014. >> don't look at it. >> reporter: like this bright green laser that lit up an nbc helicopter over new york. >> hitting us now. don't look. >> reporter: laser strikes a
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the country. now, holiday lights adding to a growing danger in the sky. >> police determined that both of the incidents involving laser light displays on homes were innocent mistakes, but intentionally pointing a laser at a plane is, as we've said, a felony. punishable by up to 20 years in prison and $250,000 fine. guys, back to you. >> tom costello. tom, thanks so much. al, you promised us record heat? >> that is right. it is coming, and it is going to hang around, really, right through the weekend, for a good portion of the country. big dome of high pressure dominating, bringing that clock-wise flow of air up into the senty of the country all the way to the east. d.c., 12 degrees above normal at 62. tallahassee, 77. memphis, high of almost 70. 15 degrees above normal. friday, new york city, we're going to be 17 degrees above normal. these are march-like temperatures. greenville, 70. new orleans, 79 degrees. look ahead t tsaturday, we see temperatures anywhere from 10 to 25 degrees above normal.
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so the heat continues. it's going to be a great weekend to wash the car. you're going to be out there inweend, although we will have the chances of rain increasing by saturday night. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are pretty nice right now... they will get wet through the weekend. and it is warm... temps are already climbing... they are in the 40s to low 50s aleady this morning with much of the same across the state. south winds are helping out and they will pick up more as they turn to the more to the west for awhile this afternoon as a system tracks to some clouds over us r the day we coulul see a sprinkle or two over us, but most of the moisture will stay north. toward >> that's your latest weather. big sales on winter coats coming up. >> oh, my gosh. >> tough time for retailers. >> it really is. >> al, thank you. coming up next, the uncertain future of the country's highest paid female ceo.
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we're back now. 7:42. bibi changes coming to the struggling internet giant yahoo! >> yahoo!'s board will take its core business, an internet search engine, e-mail and other gital content, and create a newly listed company. that has many wondering about the future of its ceo marissa mayer. >> there's always new frontiers to explore. >> reporter: yahoo! ceo marissa mayer in the hot seat, defending the tech giant's decision to spin off into two separate companies. >> do you agree with the board's decision? >> absolutely. it was a unanimous decision at the board level. >> reporter: rumors about yahoo! have been swirling for months. now, new questions about yer's
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yahoo!'s chairman says the board still has faith in her. >> i've never met anybody that works harder, that's smarter and cares more. >> reporter: under her leadership, yahoo! has gone after businesses large and small, acquiring over 20 companies. bringing big names, such as katie couric, eveve spending $1.1 billion on tumblr. the web pioneer, one of the earlier web icons -- >> yahah! >> reporter: -- the struggling against competitors like facebook. >> the problems are bigger than a handful of entrepreneurs are help solve. >> reporter: mayer first launched into the spotlight three yeaea ago, taking over as chief executive when she was seven months pregnant, making headlines for taking a short maternity leave. while hoping to revivilize yayao!. at t t time, appearing on "today." >> i've had a ton of fun coming into the company. there's a lot of great people there.
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>> reporter: now pregnant with twins, mayer s ss she will be taking another short leave. this time, her future at the company is unclear. >> she wants to save c/re yahoo! the yahoo! we're all nostalgic for. her legacyyill be tied to whether or not she does a good job running the company. >> mayer's net worth totals $310 severance of $50 million and $150 million if she is fired. >> turbulent times. >> she's tried t t do a lot but has a lot of challenges. >> thank you. coming up on pop start, black shelton, what he admitted about gwen stefani. >> tamronns going to help us survive the holiday office
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we're back now. 7:49. some love them, some dread them. tamron, we're talking aboutut office holiday parties. >> good morning, everyone. the holiday office party comes once a year, but it can provide, as we know, enough to talk about for months to come, and much of that embarrassing. for preparing for small talk, deciding what to wear, what to drink or not, and people have questions about bringg significant others. take a a look at this article from the "washington post."
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more awkward than meeting the parents. what do you think? >> if you bring significant others, i guess that does add a sense of awardness to it. >> okay.. we asked twitter, how do you feel about your company's holiday party? look at the numbers. 66% dbead it. >> really? i love the holiday party. >> maybe there's something wrong at our party. it's a great time. >> 34% are like you guys, extremely excited about it. i dread it because i feel like you get trapped in small talkk and you don't know what to say. >> have a drink. >> then you end up like bridget jones. there are survival tips. say yes to the invitation.. go to the party, that's a clear sign you really value your company. show up on time, arriving 15 minutes shows respect to the organizers. that appppes for any partrt share the fun on social media. assuming you behave yourself, sharing photos is a symbol of workplace pride. i love it.
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breaking news just into our newsroom. waterloo police confirm the body found in the cedar river earlier this week is missing waterloo west student moe sed. the state medicaaexaminer able to confirm the identity but not the cause of death. sed was last seen on october 22nd near his waterloo home. his family are refugees from burma and his disappearance led to a big search effort from volunteers. police are investigating a fire
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it happened on mulberry street in waterloo last night. officers were collecting evidence at the scene. police tell us firefighters smelled gas and thought it may be an arson. everyone got out of the home safely. now, let's go to eileen wwh a look at weather. windy and warm today with highs getting close to record highs. a few showers are possibibe friday at times. rain and snow sunday we'll be back in 30 minutes, be sure to check kwwl dot com for the latest news you're watching k- w-w-l, we've
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[ music playing ] . it's 8:00 on "today" coming up testube puppy, could these little guys hold the key to saving endangered animals around the world neighborhood, then sister act. >> popo, po, oh, somebody called a stripper? you want to take clothes off for us? you can't come in here. >> amy poehlerer stops by to talk about her new film. and the nominees are. we will have complete coverage of the golden globe nominations from beverly hehe, today,
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>> it's a boy! ohoo. whohoo. >> thursday, december 2nd, 2015. we are smack dab in theholiday season and which have a great crowdd enjoys the warm and toasty temperatures out here on our lobby. it's absolutely beautifu can i comnt on our throwback thursday? >> da, da, da. 1980s, the police. >> look at this. >> amy poehler, we're not worthy. look at her. she brought that flolors for us. thank you, amy. we will check in with her. >> that's right. hey, everybody is looking for that. >> oh, that's nice. >> we love it.
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>> isn't it carmel? >> oh, that's right. >> all right. so holiday cheer, don't miss michael buble in hollywood. he has great people, blake shelt on, others. catch him right here on nbc. >> that's good. >> now. >> my treat. stories? >> good morning. once again, investigators have uncovered disturbing new details about the couple that carried out last week's terrorist attacks in san bernardino. they say the killers may have considered other targets if southern california, including a university o o a public area. gunman syed farook had pictures of a high school o his cell phone, he worked there as a food spector. they say three years ago he may have talked to a childhood friend about staging an attack in los angeles.
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first bout the assault rifles used in san bernardino. donald trump annououed this morning, he had postponed his trip to see the prime minister netanyahu. the israeli leader is among those at home and abroad wrote criticized the proposal to bar muslims from entering the u.s. meanwhile, trump hinted wednesday night he mate pursue a ththd party bid for president if the republican establishment doesn't treat him with the respect he deserves as front runner, as he says. >> well, the head of the chipotle company is spaeking out ability a fewer ro virus on the heels of a norovirus in the united states. the founder told matt, the problems have resulted in a new commitment to its chihitle customers.
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i'm deeply sorry this happened. but the procedures we are putting in place today are so above industry norms that we are gogog to be the safest place to eat. >> chipotle took a financial hilt i hit, warning investors of a double digit drop in same store salal in the fourth quarter. families were forced out of their homes after a tanker truck exploded on a highway in alabama t. driver smelled it before the explosion and was able to get out safely and called 911. a very close call caught on camera when part of a roof collapsed on to a busy sidewalk in west london. pedestrians were showered with debris, but fortunately, nobody was seriously hurt, builden
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it came down to two,wo seconds remaining. he drabs the rebound from the missed foul shot and keys up. he grabs 3 points and the victory. he says beating the bzer beater was a combination of instinct and luck. he's the big man on campus today. >> man, oh, man. >> natalie, thank you. now, a scientific break through unleashing a lot of war. these are the first envyinintro puppies. >> they are also the talk of the veterinary world. they're five-month-old. we're just meeting them because the research used to pri them to life is just being releasas.
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first look at the litter. >> reporter: cute, cuddly, cutting edge. these are the first puppies b bn by invitro fertilization, human couples used it since the 1970s t. seven puppy, three females, four males were born four months ago after researchers as cornual transferred nanny embryos into a host female. >> which chose them, they're a model for many species. so perfecting invitro first time leadsation, this is the starting place to use for other species. >> reporter: the thinking is that a similar process could one day be used to help breedingng programs for endangered species. it's not just animals that could benefit, according to researchers. >> it gives uss several opportunities f f dogs. >> that can give us information as well. there is over 350 genetic
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directct sisilaritys to diseases in people. >> reporter: while it does show promise. it isn't without criticism. researchers argue their work actually advances both thehe health and future of animals. >> we take a spike in invitro fertilization for breeding purposes for specieso some day return them to the would, not only saving them. >> reporter: but for now the focus is on these little guys. the true measusu of success will come with age. so this entire process has been in the work for decades. they say it's tough the reproduction system is difficult in humans and animals. researchers told us they have all been adopted. one will be a female for further research. we are told they're very happy and healthy this morning. starting with their new found fame. >> thank you.
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have to pay for it, the airline bringing back the free snacks. >> plus, singing for peace. madonna's impromptu concert for people in paris. and it is amy poehler. >> with the same vase.
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8:11. good time to >> 8:11. it's time to trenen guys. >> the airlines should be honest, united is trying to make the skies a little friendlier. the airlines announced it is bringing back snacks and free coax no less. that i are updating the seats. look at this one. >> ooh. >> it's a dutch treat. >> great for someone who is dutch. dutch. >> it warms your coffee cup.
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no word onhether other airlines will follow suit. >> you are totally making this up? >> oh, god, no. >> all right. how about the 30s, you lived through your 30s, what was the period like? good times? >> yeah. lots of kids. gogo stuff. >> it can be a little awkward. it's the transitional decade between the wild 20s and the more settled 40s. well, can "independent" newspaper came up with interesting lists of the mistakes people tend to make in their 30s. one, they don't spend enough time with their aging parents is a good one. do you think you have to be completely ready to start a family? >> yes. >> and a lot of people in their 30s think it's time to stop having fun. >> really? >> that's the trend.
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in life. in my 30s, i felt really old. oh my gosh, 35. i was constantly referring. now i'm like, oh my go, i was only 35. >> a lot of people tend to get serious in their 30s, okay, my career has taken off i have to concentrate. i have to get serious. >> or your friends are married. >> yes. >> i know. i wouldell my 30-year-old self, don't sweat it. >> i would say get more help. enjoy. >> all right. have you ever tried to talk to mebody looking at their smartphone. it seems like they can't hear you, right? they can't. a new research says the university of science ldon call this inattentional deafness. they say a person texting and e-mailing really can't hear you because hearing and vision are controlled by the same parts of
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to multi-task. >> i am thinking about it in my head when i'm writing. my kids do this all the time. i'm telling them something. >> all right. ever have someone show you something, it's one of those things, you fall back laughing. check this out. here's a magic trick that had one orangutan in his terrics. it happened at the barcelona zoo. this man on the right performed slight of hand with a chusnut and a cup. the chestnut seemed to vanish. he showed the orangutan nothing is left inside. watch what happens. . >> that's so cute. >> oh my gosh! >> he flips over. >> that one gets me every time.
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the animal is on the right. >> pleasas clarify. >> now to madonna's move, and first lady michelle obama like you never heard her before. >> first, madonna, a special tribute to the lives lost there in the recent terrorist attacks. >> madonna there with her ten-year-old son david and singing john lennon's"imaginene as well as herer own song. she says the impromptu show is proving there is more goodness in this world. the "voice" singing competition en next week. so will your front row seats and the hottest couple gwen and make him next area, christina returns. in an interview, blake offers a
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>> i think gwen will be on the showch why can't we have a fifth host? >> why can't we have two females is this. >> hope for that. >> will you hope? >> i wonder. it's the combination, the chemistry. >> so, gwen thinks she'll miss all of her fellow coaches equally. by the way, "the voice" finale kicks off on monday on abc. first lady michelle obama raping for a good cause. take a listen south side, chicago, we all know we head to overtime make it tomorrow hey, kids, i can see you >> dropped the mic officially. mrs. opalm was the favorite on "snl" and the people over at college. this is incredible. all a part of a new education
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i think she's still on "snl" after they wrap up the party. it will be interesting to see. speaking of the first lady, she and the president are sharing the movie pick in n e latest "people" magazine. they went the matt damon's sci-fi thriller "the moter" and the ladies went inside out. a heart felt point of view led by none any amy poehler. amy is standing by. what do you think about it, amy? >> i knew she w w a demon. >> i'd lime to sea amy poehler and michelle obama rapble. >> any time. >> and throwing vice president wide an trifecta. >> thank you very much, amy. there's your topic. >> tam ronron, thank you very much. >> it's been quiet as far as severe weather. >> that will bebe changing ase get into this weekend.
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the gulf. a jet stream coming across. storms on saturday in texas. snowstorm behind it in the rockies. >> that will dump a decent amount of snow, up to a foot or more. storm shifts. heavy rain from the mid-wet into the gulf. look at these rainfall amounts. first of all, a risk of severe storms on saturday, 23 million people at risk. possibility of tornadoes. rainfall amounts anywhere from three to five inchesweather into the weekend, although we will have the chances of rain increasing by saturday night. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are pretty nice right now... they will get wet through the weekend. and it is warm... temps are already climbing... they are in the 40s to low 50s already this morning with much of the same across the state. south winds are helping out and they will pick up more as they turn to the southwest... they will stay gusty and will
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awhile this . >> and that's your latest weather. savannah. al, thank you the comedy treatment deem in the highly anticipated movie "sisters." take a look. >> that's good news. i don't know what i sound like that. >> i like it. >> okay. i'm half signing. no i'm not. that was a lie. so, i'm just going to casually george jefferson my way out of here. to you. i'm going to ease on down the road and rerun it to the car. okay. good-bye. >> oh. >> amy, good morning. >> thank you. good morning. >> i don't think i can even repeat right here on tv my favorite line from the movie. butture safe word is? >> oh, yeah, there are two food moments in the movie. we kind of let loose a little bit.
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reading in the tabloids, amy had a movie. there was all this buzz. there was like "star wars" level anticipation and excitement for you. >> that's so great. we're coming out against a film friday, by a first time director. i'd love everybody to give him a chance. >> well, good luck. to that little film. so you and your sisters play sisters. >> we play our age, we were in our 40s. we were we were fulfilling our childhood home. they decide to have one big giant blowout party smr it's funny. we remember from baby mama, you were the lunatic. she was the straight laced one. now the roles are reversed. when you start out as the straight laced one, she's the one that kind of is forcing that. >> we kind of start out that way. we cross in the middle. then go a little crazy. my character starts to go bananas.
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to keep it together. >> i think we're the same age. thank you for the ''80s artifacts. walking down the ''80s memory lane i wanted to get a banana clip. >> there is a lot. they cleaned out the childhood bedroom, i got posters of michael j. fox and et. >> were you a bookworm? >> i was a good student. a good kid. >> there you are. you had those long bangs i wanted oh so bad. >> that took a long time. gosh, it was a tough time in the ''80s. >> it was for all of us. >> yeah, what was i thinking? >> you look raeply kult. >> i don't, thank you, ho, so much for saying that. but i was a late bloomer, which i would recommend to anybody. >> you don't want to peak in high school. >> when you get most popular, it's all downhill from there. >> exactly. can we talk about how great you
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>> then you have a hollywood star on the walk of fame. >> i do. >> you were there with your boys? >> it's great. my parents are there. my family was there. it's something i never even imagined. i never lived in california growing up, i never knew anybody that was an actor, ob included in that fine company. >> have you visited your star recently? >> i have been. my kids like, they laid down on it. they're my parents. i'm so happy. but, yes, i love my rudolph and rashida jones joining me. it was great. >> you are nom nalted for a gram my. >> yes. >> for the book. you are up against jimmy carter, though? >> yes, once again, down to me and jimmy. if i win, i will bestow it to jimmy and his honor. but it's fine company, patty smith, this is, you know, as
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>> of course, we all love so much has been written and said about it. you will go back to "snl," you are co-hosting december 19th. i'm tying. i can't wait. >> it's always fun to host the christmas show. here in new york city, it's such a special time. bruce springstein is a guest. it will be exciting. >> can you reprise your role as hillary clinton? >> you don't get to take your great impressions with you. the great kate mackinnon does an amazing hillary. i have to y, that's not my choice anymore to be able to decide that. >> wait a minute, are you ruling out another impression of hillary clinton, amy? >> i'll not ready to answer that question yes. i'm not saying yes or no. all i'm saying is i can't emphasize enough how little i to
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>> we are so. >> december 19th. you'll do it december 18th. >> are you saying i wasn't prepared for this interview? >> absolutely not. >> are you saying i didn't watch the movie? >> did you watch the movie? >> look. we caught her. >>. . no. >> amy poehler. thanks so much. thanks for coming back for hoda and kathie lee. tina fey will be here. i'm looking at the wrong camera. hello, amy made me nervous. december 8th. you know it's not that easy, the red light is on. >> it is the last thing so not easy. >> it's a very, very hard hard wiring a. >> candidates. >> you don't know. >> coming up. this morning's golden globe
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. for lynn's family, the big stress is paying four hundred dollars a month in medical and drug costs for aidan. for other families it's higher deductibles, premiums and co-pays that keep adding up. that's w w we've got to crack down on price gouging,
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and fast track approval of less expensive generic drugs. because we've got to get health care costs under control for lynn's family and for yours. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. a developing story this morning: the body found in cedar river has been identified. the state medical examiner was able to confirm it was moe sed's body -- bu
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authorities have not been able to determine the cause of death. sed was last seen last month near his waterloo home. he was 18 years old. several students are recovering this morning -- after a crash volving a wattloo school van. police tell us the student's injuries are minor. the crash happened last night around five. police say a truck hit the school van. the truck driver said it was her thought she was ininthe wrong gear, she glanced down, and that's when the crash happened. she was ticketed. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather. windy and warm today with highs getting close to o ecord highs..a few showers are possible friday afternoon and saturday with rain likely another round possible on tuesday. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be sure to check kwwl dot com for the latest news you're watching k- w-w-l, we've
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[ music playing ] [ music playing ] >> we're back now 8:30 on a thursday morning. 10th day of december, 2015. >> that means these nice people have 14 shopping days left until christmas. it's so nice to see you. it's a really nice and breezy and warm. >> coming up, the best tv episodes of the performance of 2015. we will break down the golden globe nominations. >> train stops by to perform holiday music from the first ever christmas music. >> we have more to get to. mr. coker, why don't we start with a check of the record? >> friday, we're looking at snow making its way through the
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out west, record highs from texas into the mid-atlantic states. saturday we move ahead. we have a slight risk, texas on into the mid-mississippi valley. snow through the plains, through the rockies. sunday, sunday, record highs along the eastern seaboard, the storms in the east mississippi river valley. a mess out west t. rockies, the cascades and the sierra, with rain as you make your wayweekend, although we will have the chances of rain increasing by saturday night. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are pretty nice right now... they will get wet through the weekend. and it is warm... temps are already climbing... they are in the 40s to low 50s already this morning with much of the same across the state. south winds are helping out and they will pick up more as they turn to the more to the west for awhile this afternoon as a system tracks to our north. this will keep some clouds over us for the day we could see a sprinkle or two
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of the moisture will stay . >> that's the latest weather, guys. >> all right, thanks very much, more on our special series the women of silicon valley. these women are changing the face of american innovation. >> natalie is introducing us this morning to a woman that helps other women create theirs. >> you can't talk about the powerful women of silicon valley without mentioning jessica herrin. she is now the founder and ceo of social company stella & dot. they have a mission to empower all women. >> so do you want eggs and ham? >> you understand jessica herrin's business approach, it's important to see where she's coming from. >> you look beautiful today. >> she's a wife, a mother of two, and co-founder of a multi-million dollar company. roles that for herrin go hand-in-hand. >> i always think how old stella is based on how old she is.
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she was in my belly for the first shows. it was when i became a mother i realized i wanted to be as ambitious as i always had been with my career. >> like most entrepreneurs, they start with a product and build their needs around customers. she came up with a booming jewelry and accessory business, stella & dot, with her future employees in mind. >> it was flexibility at first. two many women are sidelined by flexible jobs. modernizeing work at home opportunities look like, we are giving women the ability to take control of their lives. >> stella & dot has recently expanded to include a family of brands, keep collectives is a jewelry line, ever is all about skin care. independent business owners use parties, social media and online stores to sell their product. >> in all of our businesses, we
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that means people can sign up, go over the buttons, they instantly get a commerce website, local apps and products they can sell. >> is it a sort of a pyramid structure? you hair about pyramid businesses? >> the stella & dot works like any fortune 500 company. there is a sales manager and a team t. success of the sales manager is based on the overall sales. most of it is helping them earn commissions. they can become a sales leader and empower other people to sell the product as well. there are many executives saying women should be leaning in, going all in when it comes to their careers. how do you think fining a waiver when it pulls back and work part time is helping in their cause? do you see women dropping out in
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working a balance. our mission is very specifically addressing the flexibility issue. so women can still work. they're working on their own terms. that way they don't have to take one for the team of women. they continue to lean in, if they lean in and fall over, that will not create happiness in their lives. >> altogether the company employs over 50,000 business owners in six countries. they've paid out more than $300 million in commission. like parents, the co-founder is also a mom. >> i will leave work, go home, spend time with my kid, eat dinner with them, spend quality time with them. i get back online at night t. great thing of working in this environment with this mission is that you don't feel guilty. >> guilt, both women point out, is the enemy of creativity and happy inside. >> do you think you can have it all truly? smr you should not pursue having it all. you should pursue what matters most. being able to know what matters
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what lets you live with authenticity and intention if your life. >> showing no signs of slowing down. >> i just want to get ahead of the september capsule, moving into spring. >> herrin is living her dream by helping other women design theirs. >> i think people will love this. >> a lot of smart women behind that brand and, yeah, you can see, it's really made a difference for their employees. coming up next, we go to the beverly hills golden globes
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fi >> we are back with this year's golden globe nominations. >> let's take you there live. >> good morning, everyone, welcome to the nominations announcements for the 73rd annual golden globe awards.
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ferreira, angela baxter and dennis quaid. america, please get us started. >> good morning, best performance by an actor in a television series music am or samberg -- azis unsari, master of men. mozart in the jungle, rob lowe the grinder. patrick stewart, talk. jeffrey tambor" transparent." best performance by an act tres in a television series drama. kate rioni, "outlander," i haveola davis, "how to get away with murder." a have a 14," penney dreadful" robin wright, "house of cards." pest motion picture music am or
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"the big short," "joy," "the martian," "spy," "train wreck." >> best television series drama. "empire," fox. ""game of thrones,"" hbo. q. mrs. robot," usa network. "outlander," stars. best motion picture for a samberg. christian vail, "the big short." steve carrell, "the big short." matt damon, "the martian" mark ruffalo --. best direct roaror, pokes pictcte.
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alejandro -- tom mccarthy "spotlight" george miller, "mad max" ridley scott, "the martian." >> best performance by an actor in a television series drama. john hamm, "mad men. request itself. rami malik," mr. robot. >> bob odenkirk, "better call call u saul. >> best performance by anable tres in a supporting role in any position picture. jane fonda "youth," jennifer jason leigh, the hateful 18. helen mirren "trom bo"
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winslet, "steve jobs. . >> paul dano, "love and mercy. >> io albadawl, "beast of no nation" michael shannon, "99 homes." sylvester stallone reed." best performance by an a aor in a motion picture drama, brian cranston "trumbo" leonardo di cap priia "the ref nant" eddie redmayne the danish gir, "will smith, canhe concussion." thank you. >> best performance byy an act
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musical orcomedy. jen mer lawrence "joy" melissa mccarthy" spy," amy schumer "train wreck. >> maggie smith, "the lady in the van. >> and lily tomlin in "grandma." best performance by an act tres in a motion picture drama cate blanchett, "carol." bree larsson "broom. >> bruni mara "carol." >> aliceia vicander "the danish gi." >> and best motion picture drama. "carol," "mad max," "furry
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and "spotlight." >congratulations to our nominees. and please join us on sunday for hollywood's biggest celebration. the 73rd annual golden globe awards hosted by ricky gervais live on nbc. >> here to break it all down with us, the front runners on sister company fandango. good morning. >ood morning. >> we love listening to you, you go, wow. >> i'm so predictable. >> what is your wows today? >> a big wow is the showing for can the carol." i now it would do well. runi mara is campaigned in the sporting category. at the golden globes, they thought she was a leading actress.
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put in the best nomination. she did getpo supporting nominations. >> one of yours came on an omission, johnny depp not getting a tom nation. >> i to the johnny depp was so great in hitey bulger." that movie got completely blanked. another surprise for me was the strong showing for "mad max $% furry road." >> i was going to ask you about at. >> this film came out this summer. it was a block blustery awards >> "the big short" also has some momontuming doesn't it? >> it's helpful with a separate samberg categories. that was best picture and two best actors forision vail and steve carrel. it's about the banks and the housing markets. i guarantee it's very entertaining. >> anything jump out on the
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things like that? >> earlier this morning, they announced the best comedy series, four were streaming shows on netflix, amazon and huh will you hulu. mozart in the jujule," orangng in the new black '80s the homeowners are loving it. >> thanks for being our guy. you can catch the golden globes on sunday, january 10th here on nbc.
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>> it's called christmas in tahoe tahoe. pat is train's front man. daunting to tackle a christmas album? >> it is in june. but, yeah, it was a lot o fun to do. >> was itt hard to pick the songs that would make the final cut? >> i've wanted to make a christmas album forever because i love it so much. we had too many songs. it was easy and fun. >> do you have one all-time favorite? >> i think "this christmas" is always going to be my favorite. >> do you have any special plans for theholidays?? >> i'm just going to hang out and theneno to kona and hang out in hawaii. i've never done it. >> kona, tahoe, either one. >> either way. >> train, take it away. >> thanks. are you hanging up a stocking on your wall
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has a ball does he ride a red nosed reindeer does he turn up on his sleigh dohe fairies keep him sober for the day so here it is merry christmas, everybody's having fun look to the future now, it's only just begun are you waiting for the family to arrive are you sure you got thehe room to spare inside does your granny always tell
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then she's up and rock and rolling with the rest so here it is merry christmas, everybody's having fun look to the future w, it's only just begun what will your daddy do when hehe sees your mama kissing santa claus are you hanging up a stocking on your wall are you hoping that the snow will start to fall do you ride on down the hillside in a buggy you have
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only just begun [ applause ] >> once again, the album is christmas in tahoe. pat, train, thank you, guys.
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amy schumer nominated for a golden globe for "trainwreck." i want to hear your reaction. this is live television, with no delay, okay? >> i got your back, girl. yay! i got nominated. >> you are awesome. does it feelgreat? i mean, are you callili old high schoolboy boyfriends? >> it feels good and i'm proud of what i accomplished. really, it is more about the revenge. i want to thank the hollywood foreign press, but more than that, there are people i want to say no thank you to. how much time do we have left on th show? >> not enough for you to trash people. are you going to start to write the speech now, or is that a jinx? >> i would practice it right now. i want to say -- matt, hellolo u guys, w w did this together. the three of us, this is ours. >> you know what i was thinking, "trainwreck 2," and we are available f a cameo.
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audititi tape, but the demand is high. i don't know. >> matt is willing to be nude. >> i'll reprise the lebron role. >> i picture matt nude and still wearing his socks and loafers.
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live television.new this morning: counselors will be on hand for students andtaff after a missing teen's body was identifiid. the stattmedical examiner was able to confirm it was moe sed's body that was found in the cedar river a few days ago. but we still don't know how he his body was found on sunday.. the waterloo school district says the family has appreciated the support from so many people in the ocmmunity. the district says it's working with the family and refugee agencies to continue offer support. this morning -- police are also investigating after a man went into an eastern iowa restaurant. he had been stabbed. waterloo police aren't sure where the stabbing happened. they learned about it after the victim walked into the perkins restaurant on university avenue shortly after two this morning. the victim was taken to allen hospital. police are not sure of his condition right now. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather. windy and warm today with highs
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this morning on "today's take," the golden globe nominations are in. which of your favorite shows and stars made the cut? a girl asked sanity to bringta to bring her daddy home for christmas. we go one on one with country legend dolly parton. all that and more now. >> aouncer: from nbc news, this i oday's take" with al roker, natalie morales, willie geist and tamron hall, live from studio 1a in rockefeer plaza. >> welcome to "today." it's thursday morning, december 10th, 2015. i hope your day is off to a good start. i'm willie with al, natalie and tamron. classic one this morning, natalie. >> 15 days to go. counting down, so i figured, let's lay it on now. right? we have the tree behind us, great christmas holiday crowd on the plaza.
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my little christmasong for you. >> brenda lee bringing it this morning. very nice. we have breaking news, hot off the press. >> golden globe nominations. >> here's an interesting thing, i think for the first t te in the history of the golden globes, if you watched broadcast network television, you didn't see a golden globeominated tv series comedy. best tv series, "casual" in hulu. "orange is the new blacac" netflix netflix. "silicon valley," hbo. "veep" and "transparent." also, by the way, for best comedy actor, jeffrey tambor, our goooo friend who is on the -- is not on the phone? >> he's going to call us though because he watches the show every morning. jeffrey, call us. >> jeffrey, call us. i'm sorry. i thought he was on the phone. >> we're trying to get him on
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>> we've got, let's see -- >> best motion picture drama. >> "carol." having a bigig season. "mad max fury road." >> they're saying this was a surprise for this category, because it was a blockbuster. it is incredible. >> i've got to see it. i have yet to see it. >> i'll tell you what, it's quietly been winning some of these smaller awards in the lea up to the golden globes and oscar. best picture awards. >> "spotlight." >> amazing. >> doing really well. "revenant" with leonardo addyly ly dicaprio. >> brie larson has been on our show a couple times. "room "room" is anothth one, a lot of people havenen seen it, but it is intense. brie larson is incredible in that role.
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"the big short," "joy," "the martrtn." >> i don't know if that's a comedy. >> didn't laugh much in it. >> no. >> "spy." >> love it. >> "trainwreck." >> melissa mccarthy, amy humer, queens of comedy. >> the two of them should share it. >> "spy" was so good. >> iyou want to get happy this weekend, put the tree up or finish the tree, put in "spy." the scene of her on the vespa. >> people have a lot of tv/movie watching too afterhis list came out. >> i saw "trumbo." it was terrific. everybody is talking about leonardo dicaprio in "the revenant." also, eddie redmayne. >> "the revenant" isn't out in theaters yet. >> somebody saw it. >> will smith back on thee scene. >> michael fassbender, "steve jobs."
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let's look at best actress, too. we've done the best actor. actress in drama. cate blanchett for "carol." brie larson in "room." rooney mara, also in "carol." two in the same cacagory. > apparently, according to earlier, the golden globe folks changed this to be listed as best actress. >> you had her own earlier a couple weeks ago. ronan in "brooklyn," apparently, incredible actresu. >> one of the most charming people we've ever had on the show. >> heart her. she is great. we loved her. >> vikander from "the danish girl." >> tv series. "empire," "game of thrones," "mr. robot," "outlander,"
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you can go on a marathon with "narcos." it's why they developed the marathon television concept. it's brilliant. it's a tough one, but i'll go with "narcos." >> "empire" is nominated for a lot of stuff. phenomenal.. pablo was nominated for best actor in a tv series drama. >> best tv series, comedy or drama. "casual," "orange is the new black," "transparent," "amsilicone valley." all streaming shows. incredible. >> i'll bring up one thing. this is important to me. the best supporting actor drama. sylvester stallone was nominated for "creed." there was an audible gasp. i believe he's going to be the favorite.
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heart string favorite, and he was phenomenal in "creed." >> i was surprised by how good this movie was. i kind of thought, going back to "rocky "rocky," but it was terrific. >> we've seen stallone in thth action movies, but this was a great drama. >> we're working on getting the nominees on the phone. as soon as they call in -- >> jeffrey, call us. >> john hamm, best actor in a tv drama. >> well deserved, absolutely. >> as we wait for our friends to call us, hollywood. >> nobody calls , does that mean we have no friends? >> we have friends and we have friends in the military. willie geist last night hosting the armed forces gala and gold medal dipper.nner. tell us about it. >> it's great.
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love you. you did the show with jay leno last year. it's a great event. you have generals, you have former joint chihis of staff, you have medal of honor recipients, jack jacobs, and all the men andveterans, as well. there was a moment, i'm wearingng this bracelet today, i don't know if you can see it, i think we have a picture of it, as well. army specialist carlos gonzalez, 101st airborne, killele in 2006 while serving in iraq. left behind a wife and 1-year-old daughter. his mother came up to me last night and said, it's been almost ten years since i lost my son. it's still hard to wake up in theemorning, hard to get out of bed, but, she said, when you guys come on at 9:00, it gives me a smile. it lifts me up, and it helps me up. i have to tell you, natalie, her vorite part of f e show, dark natalie. all she wanted to talk about. >> i love you, ms. gonzalez. >> we loves you all, too. it wasoving to hear her say, sometimes i wake up and i can't
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don't have m m son, butut you allow me to smile a little bit, especially when dark natalie shows up. we love you back. thank you. >> i'll bring it back a little more for her. >> maybe you can call her. >> call her as dark natalie, surprise her. well, she's watching so we can't surprise. give her our love. >> i have to share this video. men and women fighting for the country, and a lot won't be home for the holidays. one soldier, trent, went to make his homecoming special, wanted to do it for his family, especially for his two daughters. he enlisted santnt older daughter told santa she christmas. here's what happened next. >> when i say the magic words, you open your eyes, okay?
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>> daddy! [ applause ] >> ho, ho, ho! >> that is the best. >> trent baskerville. thank you for bringing that us. i had to watch it a couple times in my office to get theemotions outto we could do it on tv. >> so beautiful. >> here's an incredible -- i athletics. a lot of us played. >> sure. >> have you seen a shot like this? done a shot like this? >> not even close. >> this is a game-winning shot like you haven't seen. out of austin high school in austin, minnesota. less than two seconds on the clock. om oman gets the rebound to il that. three points puts them over to win. ey defeated northfield high school. congrats to oman oman. >> oh, man, oh, man!
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in their seats, can't move. >> you can take that shot a million times and maybe make it once. >> i think we have brie larson on the phone right now, nominated for "room." are you on with us? >> we have to pay our bill. >> we have no friends. >> maybe not. >> we have friends. >> i'm going to go do the weather and maybe somebody will call. >> call us if you're a friend of ours. call. >> ms. gonzalez, call us. >> we're looking at this storm system. ananher system coming into the pacific northwest. next three days, there's a storm behind that. look at the rainfall along the oregon-california coast. we're looking at runoff from the rain. some areas may pick up 7 inches or more. mudslides and debris flow possible. we'll be watching that. the really good news is we're going to see a ton of snow i i the sierra and t t cascades. especially in the sierra.
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we get into next spring, as well. on the other hand, we've got on saturday, 23 million people at risk for severe storms. superells in the afternoon. possible tornadoes. rainfall amounts, anywhere from 3 to 5 inches of rain, from central texas to western and central arkansas. thatweather into the weekend, although we will have the chances of rain increasing by saturday night. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are pretty nice right now... they wwl get wet through the weekend. and it is warm... temps are already climbing... they are in the 40s to low 50s already this morning with much of the same across the state. south wind are helping out and they will pick up more as they turn to the southwest... they will stay gusty and will eventually turn more to the west for awhile this afternoon as a system tracks to our >> that is your latest weather. and we have someone on the phone! >> a friend. >> somody who i ve.
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congratulations for your golden globes nominations for "jane the virgin" on the cw. >> thank you. i love you guys. >> she rapped with us and with us. >> her speech last year had us >> it was beautiful. >> to be honest, i couldn't have asked for more. i really am driving to work right now, just so super thankful. i'm going to make sure i work myy tush off today, to not make it for nothing. pretty exciting. i'm shaking, so i'm trying to keep my hands on the steering wheel. >> you're driving and talking to us. >> gina, how did you hear about it? >> hands free, of course. i promise. >> how did you hear the news, gina? >> well, i had a 6:00 a.m. call this morning. i was up at about 5:15.
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at my house to keep my company, so i don't freak out and i actually sleep.p. she was in the living room listening to it, and i couldn't bring myself to walk over. i started pouring myself coffee. then they called my name, and i pretty much dropped to the kikihen floor and started crying. it was kind of ridiculous and amazing. yeah, i heard from afar, from the kitchen to the living room. >> you won last year, and you're there again a a the big dadae. congratulations. >> got to start working on the speech again. >> thank you for your support. >> we'll see you. >> bye, gina. >> we alsls have brie larson on the phone, i'm told. we just mentioned, nominated for best actress for the "room." congratulations. >> what the heck, you guys? >> come on, you were expecting this. i mean, that performance was -- and you were here on the show to talk about that movie. it is absolutely phenomenal. it's a movie that is so
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how does it feel, to be a nominee now? >> i can't evenigure this whole thing out. i mean, i'm in hawaii right now so i had to get up at 3:00 a.m. i was sitting in between my parents, and i still can't tell if this is a dream or not. i had a realistic dream yeerday, where i ate a whole bag of chips. >> you deserve the bag of chips. and the range here, you have your nomination for "room" and the movie you were in, one of the funniest of the year, "trainwreck." you talk about the range of your life. we said when you visited us, this was your year. does it feel as special, even though it'u surreal? >> it feels so special. i mean, this is beyond anything i could have ever imagined. to be able to be nominated myself, but also know i'm surrounded by so many peoplpl i love. i have so many wonderful people i know that are nominated. to have "trainwreck" nominated
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be at a nearby table, it't' awesome. it's amazing. >> it's been an incredible year for you, and we have a feeling thiss the beginning of the good news this award season. brie larson, thanks for being us early. go back to bed in hawaii. >> enjoy. >> hello. ahola. >> thanks a lot. back with more, including usher, right after when we're making mashed potatoes, and add a packet of hidden valley original ranch.
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loves usher, or as we call him, usher. what is she going to see? >> there's a chapter on dance, captivating the audience, meditation. a lot of what i've said in my introduction. if you thought you were just getting a dance class, you're getting that and then some. a lot of this can be applied to life, from the transition for me from music to acting on broadway, i track that. i talk about my humble beginnings. i kind of give them a performance to give you an ununrstanding of what was going on and what took place in the process. she can get a lot, yeah. she can learn about dancing. >> she loves you. >> you assig homework and critique. >> yes, there is homework. >> before you go, your son's birthday. >> yes. today, he turns 7. >> happy birthday. >> thank you so much. >> thank you, guys. you get that master class, man. >> it's available on master class.com. we've got more after these
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we've got another golden globe nominee on the phone. our buddy jeffrey tambor is with us. nominated for best actor in a comedy musical for "transparent." congratulations,s,sir. >> hi. thank you. congratulations is great. i have to get something off my chest. >> yes. >> i was so excited, and we had such a good time, that i accidentally -- and i'm loooong at it rightht now -- i accidentally stole a "today" cup. >> mug? >> it's okay. >> confession. >> it's our present to you as a congratulations. we knew, we felt you'd be nominated. it was our gift to you already. >> i'm sorry. >> we will always fill your cup for you. >> it's getting a lot of money on ebay. >> jeff, you won last yeye. how does it feel this time around? >> you know, it's so wonderful. i'm so honored. the hollywood fcreign press has been so supportive.
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then to nominate the show, it's such an ensemble effort. then it's a good day. today is my kid's birthday. >> wow. >> usher was just on, and it was his son's birthday. your son'ss birthday. >> in honor of you and your nomination, we're eating on your behalf. >> we love you, jeffrey. >> congratulations. >> jeffrey, congratulations o looks like some folks have had it with their airline credit card miles. sometimes those seats cost a ridiculous number of miles... or there's a fee to use them. i know. it's so frustrating. thth'd be a lot happier with the capital one venture card. and you would, too! why? it's so easy with venture. you earn unlited double miles on every purchase, every day. just booooany flight you want then use your miles to cover the cost. now, that's more like it.
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new this morning...police are investigating after a man walks into an eastern iiwa restaurant. he had been stabbed. waterloo police aren't sure where the stabbing happened. they learned about it after the victim walked into the perkins restaurant on university avenue shortly after two this morning. the victim was taken to allen hohoital. police are not sure of his condition riggt now. iowa business leaders want to bring more immigrants to iowa. the push is coming from the iowa chamber alliance. the group of businenes leaders from across the state want to make it easier to recruit immigrants... they say this will help fill jobs where there is a shortage of development across the state ....and improving education so students will continue their education after high school. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather.
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getting close to record highs. a few showers are possible friday afternoon times. rain and snow sunday night into monday morning with another round possible on tuesday. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be sure to check kwwl dot com for the latest news you're watching k- w-w-l, we've
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taking a look at the headlines. insurance institute for highway safety is out with its latest ratings on cars and trucks. 61 vehicles get the group's top safety pick for 2016, including the ford f-150 pickup. of those 61 vehicles, 48 do even better, with the rating of top safety pick plus for having an advanced or superior rating for front crash prevention. the chrysler 200 is among the cars getting the plus rating. to see the full list, go to today.com. researchers are showing off the world's first puppies born by in vitro fertilization. they were born five months ago after 19 embryos were transferred to a host female. the rearchers hope the technique will help breeding prprrams for endangered animals and lead to a better understanding of genetic diseases in dogs and perhaps in
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u.s. renters are older than the age of 40. a harvard study finds almost 51% of renters are in that age group, up from 47% a decade ago. analysts say it reflects lasting damage from foreclosures after the housing crash and an aging population. overall rental boom is not just fueled by 20 somethings heading to trendy urban centers, butut also former owners choosing to rent. if you're wondering what the best day is for booking a low air bare, sundays are in and tuesdays are out. experts say prices generally are 13% cheaper if you book on sunday. in the past, tuesday was believed to be the best day. experts say friday is the most expensive day, but how early you buy is also important. they say booking 57 days before a north american flight is ideal, if you have that much time to plan. united airline is bringing back free snacks in economy.
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will get a complementary care caramel-filled waffle on early flightht and savory snacks later in the day. it comes when airlines have been charged for just about anything. >> i like the stroopwafel. >> let's get to the weather. >> i saw you sneaking in on me there. >> we have snow thrhrgh the plains. wet weather in the pacific northwest. record highs making their way from texas to the mid-atlantic states. ahead to saturday, you're going to be looking also at some risk of strong storms through texex on into the mid mississippi river valley. record highs continue along the eastern sea board. snow back through the rockies and the cascades. on sunday, sunday! record highs along the east, real mess from the greatakes to the gulf coast.weekend, although we will have the chances of rain increasing by saturday night. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are pretty nice rigigt now... theyywill get wet through the weekend. and it is warm... temps are already climbing... they are in the 40s to low 50s already this morning with much of the same across the state. south winds are helping out nd they will
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moreeto the west for awhile this afternoon as a system tracks to our north. this will keep some clouds over us for the day we could see a sprinkle or two over us, but most of the moisture wiil stay north. >> that's your latest weather. willie? singer, song wrwrer, business mogul dolly parton is a legend. growing up with 11 brothers and sisters in the hills of tennessee, she never forgets her ots. night, "coat of many colors" premieres on nbc. i went down to dolly's resort in pigeon forge, tennessee, to pay dolly a visit. got no money but we're rich in love >> reporter: set in 1955, "coat of many colors" introduces us to dolly parton, living in a small
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before the platinum records and the rhinestones. >> what do you remember about a household that wasn't big, you didn't have a lot, but you had a lot of love and brothers and sisters. >> we did. >> you had a mom and dad with you. >> that was enough. we didn't always make jokes and say, we didn't know we were poor until a smartal alal allic told us we didn't have much. we had what matterer. >> reporter: her parents are played by jennifer nettles and rick schroeder. >> you're as beautiful to me today as the first time i saw you. >> w wt does your mom and dad make of your rise? here's the little girl they knew, singing on the front porch to her corn cob doll, and you become this huge star. what do they think? >> i d d't think mama wasas that surprised. she saw it in me. she thought, if smib isanybody is going to do what they say, it's going to be her. i was determined.
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whenen got to be teenager, i wanted to wore clothes, push them together and up. she said, you better not tell your daddy. >> she did it for you? >> she did. i used to steal the s sulder pads out of my grandma's winter coat to make me a push-up bra. my grandma would say, where is my shoulder pads? i don't know. >> reporter: it's that charm and sass that people love about dolly parton. well, that and the music. including one of her biggest hits, which i confessed to dolly, i had attempted to rform myself in public, on national tv. >> dolly, i have a little -- i don't know if i'm going to call it a treat, or might be -- you might think it's something other than a treat. this is on jimmy fallon's lip sync battle show. they let me choose a song, and here's the one i chose.
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>> they didn't give me the costume. little hips. look at the chorus though. getting by >> for the record -- >> that was really good. >> thank you. i hit all of the notes. >> you sound like dolly. >> that's theidea. >> that's cute. >> i won, thanks so you. >> did you? >> i have to thank you, dolly. >> reporter: i think we all can agree, it's best to leave the performing to dolly, whose first album came out in 1967. >> her it is, dolly. your career in one place. >> i know. there's about 72 album covers, i think, on this wall. >> reporter: dolly will turn 70 next year, but she's already making plans for her 100 birthday. sealing a capsule full of dolly parton artrtacts to be opened 30 years down the road. >> what we're going to put in this is little pieces from my childhood.
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can, microphone, and a songg i wrote this year called "my place in history." i'm going to open it when i'm 100. if i'm not around -- >> you'll be here, dolly. >> i wouldn't be surpririd. >> you'll still be making records. we know you will. >> just like the rest of the world, i love dolly parton. my wife is aware, and we're working through it. "coat of many colors" debuts tonight at 9:00 on nbc. the apps that could save you i was not awarof how much acidity was in my diet. i was so focused on making good food choices, i had no idea that it was damaging the enamel of my teeth. i wanted to fix it, i wanted to fix it right away. my dentist recommended pronamel. he saithat pronamel can make my teeth stronger, that it was important, that that is something i could do each day to help protect the enamel of my teeth. pronamel is definitely helping me to lead the life that
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although it's been six years, it's just really, really hard each and eve day. > beside being a young woman who was so full of life, she was also just a lot of fun and had a great sense of humor,and she was a person everybody wanted to be around. >> i go too weddings now, and they're as painful as you can imagine. seeing the dad walk down the aisle, or the first dance wh his dauger. knowing that'll never happen. we started end distracted driving, eand the mission is to educate the public about distracted driving. it's the holiday season. a gift every parent can think about giving their parent is be the driver you want your teen to be. model safe iving. what i like people to remember is we have the power through our driving to take life, but we
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i want people to lookk at thaha pretty face, to learn about casey, but i also want them to think that, that picture, the pictures we have of casey, they show an unlimited future. an unlimited potential. it was taken away in just a few seconds. >> our thanks to casey's parents. diane anderson and joel feldman for sharing that story with us. >> jennifer jolly is here with strategies to prevent distracted driving. as more people hit the road during holiday season. good morning. >> good morning. >> sadly, we hear so many stories like caseys and we're scasey's and we're trying to prevent that. there's technology that help with this problem. drive mode app from at&t. a lot of the carriers are putting into place these apps. >> all the major carriers have some system in place to savav us from ourselves.
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that app, and as soon as you do, the minute you get in your car, any time you go over 15 miles an hour, the message pops up. it can wait. it blocks incoming texts and the folks sending you a text will get a message on their screen. you can makeet so you can still dial emergency contacts, stream your music or access navigate apps. they'll get an auto reply. i'm driving, i can't talk now. verizon has something similar. set the message in the settings inside your phone. you don't download an app. you can customize the message that goes out. hey, i'm driving. i can't talk right w. >> so smart. i want to ask you about this cell control device. i've never seen one. what does it do? >> incredible device. it's the most robust system i've stumbled across when it comes to locking down phones if you're driving a car. you stick this device just understood beneath your rear-view mirror. silar to an easy pass or fast
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the texans and patriots face off on sunday night football. >> representing the texans. chef and owner in houston. rooting for the patriots, boston's own steve, chef and owner of -- >> so close. >> he's an amazing man for allowing me to mess up your name. we love you. good morning. >> starting. >> chili on this side. what do you have for me many. >> old school texas chili. the way you want to start it off, we'll make chili powder. we'reoing to toast these which makes them smoky. crack them like that. you put them in this thing. >> grinder, coffee grinder. >> right. you grind them up. >> wow. >> mix that with cuban garlic powder and mexan apadraigragano. you can smell the difference. >> you can refrigerate it.
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add your onions and chilies, and mix. >> we'll have this on the website. i have to taste it now. the true texas wawa inside the frito bag. i'm going to taste it. >> we're going to go over to steve. this is a chili your mom helped you make. >> this is a chowder, al. the chili is over there. >> sorry, chowder. >> the secret of this is we take the potatoes raw and put them in here. it's the thickener. instead of flower, the starch of the potato thickens up the chowder. then a clam broth we made earlier. look at this, full of flavor. we let it simmer and add our cream. >> boom. > little cream. let this go. at the very end, al, before we serve it, we take the fresh clams. don't put them in until the end to keep them tender. if you put them in too early, it'll be tough. >> i have to try a little bit of each. >> all right. >> we have to try ours, too.
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nbc. if this were sunday night football, it'd be sudden death. it's a tie, too good to choose. tamron? >> al, thank you very much. cabootles is donating for an eighth year to our drive. steve is in chargef sales and marketing and brought his kids. tell us about your donations. >> we are offering over $50,000
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a developing story this morning: the body found in cedar river has been identified. the state medical examiner was able to confirm it was moe sed's body -- but we still don't know how he died.
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to determine tt cause of death. sed was last seen last month near his waterloo home. he was 18 years old. this morning -- after a crash involving a waterloo school van. police tell us the student's injuries are minor. the crash happened last night around five. police say a truck hit the school van. the truck driver said it was her first time driving a truck and she thought e was in the wrong gear, she glanced down, nd that's when the c cash happened. she was ticketed. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather. windy and warm today with highs getting clos to record his. a w showers are possible friday afternoon anddaturday with rain with another round possible on tuesday. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be sure to check kwwl dot com for the latest news you're watching k- w-w-l, we've
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