Skip to main content

tv   Today  NBC  January 27, 2016 7:00am-10:00am CST

7:00 am
>> they can't toy with me like they toy with everybody else. >> ted cruz causing his rival scared and challenging him to a more personal dpule. i would like to invite donald right now to engage in a one-on-one debate with me any time between now and the iowa caucuses. >> with five days to go, with a trump-free debate make a difference? super controversy. the nfl investigating bronco's quarterback peyton manning over allegations that a performance-enhancing drug was shipped to his home. how will the scandal impact the super bowl and denver's biggest star? and honoring abe. legendary a aor abe vigoda, beloved for his roles in "the godfather" and dies at the age of 94.
7:01 am
we'll say good-bye to a friend today, wednesday, january 27, 2016. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie. live from studio 1-a in rockefeller plaza. >> good morning, everyone. welcome to "today" on a wednesday morning. abe, abe, abe. abe vigoda has died, 94 years old. amazing actor in movies like that one, "the godfather," and on "barney miller," who could forget that face. >> and many times he came to studio 1-a. so beloved. you don't just kiss everyone on the head. we'll look back wiwi fondness and affection just ahead. let's get tohe top story this morning. one member of the anti-government protesters in oregon shot dead. eight others arrested as the fbi and local police moved to end
7:02 am
federal wildlife refuge. >> good morning. 25 days into this occupation, authorities decided it was time to make some arrests, but things turned violent. the confrontation turned out on a highway 50 mil away as some members of the anti-government group was driving to a community meeting. >> reporter: a long a rural highway, the fbi and oregon state police stopped the cupiers' vehicles t t arrest members of the group when authorities say shots were fired, though they would not elaborate on who fired. one protester was killed, idenenfied as lavoy finicum, an arizona rancher who became a spokesman for the occupation. >> honestly, there are things more important than your life. freedom is one of them. >> r rorter: nbc news spoke by phone with finicum's daughter. >> i want to know why, because i know my dad. he would never put someone's life in jeopardy.
7:03 am
>> reporter: another militant was injured, treated at the hospital and turned over to the fbi. in all eight anti-government occupiers are behind bars, clugt group's leader, ammon bundy and his brother. shauna cox was also ararsted. we saw her making soup shortly after it began. >> we are setting ourselves up to help those reclaim their lands back. >> reporter: another arrest happened in arizona where occupier john had returned home. he posted a video on facebook, hugging his kids before turning himself in. they took occupation on january 2nd. they're calling for local control of the land and demanding freedom for two oregon rancher convicted o o lighting fires on government land. while many residents wanted the group to leave, authorities made no forceful attempt to stop the occupation until now. some armed militants still
7:04 am
the occupation is not over, although a few did choose to leave this morning. those who were arrested now face federal felony charges of conspiracy to impede u.s. officers. >> joe fryer, thank you. another major story we're covering this morning. donald trump's decision to pull out of tomorrownight's republican presidential debate, which comes just days before the iowa caucuses. we have complete coverage beginning with peter alexander. good morning. >> reportete good morning to you. we're live this morning from iowa. barely 100 hours out now from caucus day. this is farm country, which is fitting given the fact that donald trump is locked in a high-stake's game of chicken with fox news and ted cruz. taking a page out of his playbook, donald trump is walking away from the table. abruptly announcing he'll skip tomorrow night's republican debate. >> let's see how much money fox is going to make on the debate without me, okay? all right, let's see.
7:05 am
telling nbc news, it's not under consideration and his word is bond. rival ted cruz immediately challenged trump to a one-on-one 90-minute debate duel and hit the billionaire for backing out. >> donald is a fragile soul. if someone did that, didn't show up at the interview, you know what you'd say? you're fired. >> reporter: trump's latest fox news feud after the network criticized trump and he slammed moderator megyn kelly for being unfair. it dates back to the first debate. kelly responded last night. >> mr. trump repeatedly brought up that exchange of alleged bias on my part. i maintain it was a tough but fair question and we agreed to disagree. >> reporter: the network fired back overnight with a statementnt charging trump'sampaign manager with threatening kelly, saying, we can't give into terrorizations towards any of our employees.
7:06 am
highlighting his anti-immigration stance with the report of controversial sheriff joe arpaio, and touting jerry falwell jr., with tony backing cruz. arguing trump cannot be trusted on the topic of abortion. echoing attack ads by cruz and his allying on "meet the press." >> in 1999 you saidd youere >> whatdy say you? didn't read it. i said. >> are you a trustworthy -- >> excuse me. very trustworthy, more than you. >> i'll read it now. i'm pro-choice. i hate the concept of abortion. >> why didn't you say that i hate the concept of abortion. do you apologize? >> i -- >> do you apologize?
7:07 am
>> for not reading my words. no, no, do you apologize for not reading g words? >> reporter: of course, we never apologized. as for skipping thursday night's debate, you decide if it's a bluff or mistake, but donald trump is not letting up. on twiwier this morning calling megyn kelly a lightweight reporter. he says he plans to hold a simultaneous event thursday night to the debate that will $% support veterans and wounded warrioio. >> out in iowa, peter alexander for us. thank you. we'll turn to mark halprin, in des moines this morning. good morning to you. >> good morning, savannah. >> it's always been an article of faith in republican campaigns that you kind of tiptoe around fox news or don'tntagonize fox news because that's largely the republican elector ratate so is donald trump on track?
7:08 am
fox news put out a very provocative confrontational statement. they showed donald trump one finger, donald trump showed them one finger and punched them in the face. he threw the debate into chaos. he is showing strength, though, which is his brand. he's also got some endorsements and other tricks up his sleeves to do what he's done the entire campaign, dominate. >> let's talk about thth. you talked about the punch and counter-punch. this is seems to what have set donald trump off. a fox news spokesperson gave this statement, we learned from a secret back channel that the ayatollah and putin both intend to treat donald trump unfairly when they meet with him. a nefarious source tells us that trump has his own secret plan to replace the cabinet with his twitter followers to see if he should even go to these meetings. at was the strategy? was that smart of fox to poke the bear? >> i think journalistically and tactically it was not smart.
7:09 am
deba should let their journalism speak for themselves. fox fofo some reason decided to go after donald trump. they have a right to have megyn kelly be a moderator, that's their choice. trump can decide to participate. by putting out that provocative statement, they gave him not only an excuse but a general rationale to say, i'm not going to show up at the debate sponsored by a news organization that's taunting me. that's not d dald trump'ss way. >> sensing an opportunity, ted cruz wasted no time, mark. he jumped in and said, look, i'll challenge you, donald, to a one-on-one debate with no moderator, seemingly taking away the obstacles. how can trump duck that? >> well, it's going to be an interesting question to see whether cruz keeps that up and whether that debate begins an issue. ted cruz must win iowa more than donald trump. it's not absolutely essential he finish first but he needs to win there. trump i don't think will do a
7:10 am
cruz will have to decide if he wants to keep on that message. trump has a lot o o momentum going on in iowa, a lot of organizations, and cruz has to find a way to stop him. i'm not sure fighting about debates is the way to stop him. >> thank you. as for democrats, bernie sanders headsed to white house today for a sitdown with president obama. the president has remained officially neutral for months but this week in an interview with politicoco he heaped praise on hillary clinton saying, quote, she was more experienced than any nonvice president has ever been who aspires to this ofce. a reminder, we'll be live in iowa next monday with complete coverage of the caucuses. now to a dangerous situation out in california. we showed you this video on tuesday. coastal erosion leaving several apartment buildings teetering on the edge of a cliff. incredibly, some residents are now fighting to stay in their homes. nbc's gabe gutierrez is there. good morning. >> reporter: good morning.
7:11 am
be out here twice a day to inspect this land. there are 20 apartments here, and a few of the residents are refusing to budge. it's the cliffhanger drawing worldwide attention. part of the bluff beneath this apartment building crumbling. some residents insisting it's safe. >> where else can you live along the coast for, like, $so1500? this is like a poor man's malibu. >> reporter: he's filed an appeal, challenging the city's evacuation order. >> you know, there's an old saying. if you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much space. >> reporter: michelle has lived in pacifica for five years. >> i love it here. i'm not willing to leave. >> reporter: she's among the few still spending the night here, ignoring these yellow signs. >> to say, oh, we have to get out. why? if it falls, it's not going to fall in ten seconds. we'll have plenty of time to get out the front door.
7:12 am
blamed on a ferocious el nino, strong storms pacifica has battled before. the city council filed an emergency declaration, allowing them to fight for federal money. residents are allowed in the ununs to pack during the day, but officials say there's no official deadline for them to move out. do you feel safe here? >> at this point in time, yes, i do. >> reporter: jeff says he's complying with the evacuation order, packing up his closet and trying to figure out what's next for him and his dog. >> things happen for a reason. i just think they're making more out of that than they need to be. >> reporter: this area has dealt with this before. two other apartment buildings nearby were evacuated in 2010. it sat unoccupied since then. more rain is expected here later this week. matt? >> gabe gutierrez, thank you very much. new developments on t tt toxic water crisis in flint, michigan.
7:13 am
much as $1.5 billion to fix the lead-contaminated water system there. nbc news has learned from city water officials that there are currently no lead pipes being replaced. plumbers say they haven't done any work since the october announcement that the water wasn't safe. also o o tuesdada health care workers conducted hundreds of checks on children for lead exposeure exposure. the test is offered to children 6 years of age and younger. rachel maddow will host a town hall with flint residents tonight at 8:00. two major airlines said they'll offer refunds to customers concerned about the zika virus if they have tickets to the effected region. united airlines includes travel to all areasmentioned in the cdc alert. american airlines policy is a little more restricted. it says the airline will offer refunds to pregnant women if they have a doctor'sote saying they're unable to travel to five specific cities in central and south amerera.
7:14 am
to birth defects in brazil and thought to be spreading to other regions of the world. the skas of the so-called aflewa affluenza teen is back in the united states. ethan couch could be sent back to texas in the next 48 hours. couch and his mother fled to mexico late last year after a video surfaced which appeared to show him around alcohol at a party. that would have been a violation of his probation. they were later arrested in purt puerto vallarta, mexico. big newsrom the tech world this morning. ple bracing for its biggest sales decline in 13 years. the tech giant says revenue could fall more than 8% this quarter compared to a year earlier. analysts say the latest iphone models aren't providing the boost apple needs to match the massive sales growth it enjoyed last year. apple's ceo tim cook points to global economic uncertainty saying, quote, we're seeing
7:15 am
anything we've experienced before. >> we turn to al who joins us. what's going on in the weather? >> our friends, not assist busy as we've been, but we are watching florida, which has seen a lot of rain, thanks to this el neen yoe nini subtropical jet. more showers and heavy thunderstorms. there's a slight risk of strong storms from tampa down to the keys. we could be looking at acouple of tnadoes, damaging winds and spotty hail as this front slides southward. we're looking for -- anywhere from about an inch to 3 to 4 inches of rain, especially in central florida today. the rest of the country we're looking at more showers moving into the pacific northwest. we'll also be watching a storm this weekend coming onshore that could be a big, potent snowmaker for the rest of the country. rip currents and lake-effect snow showers around the great lakes. we'll get to your local forecast coming up in the next 30
7:16 am
i've got this. to be on top of your mom game... nailed it! thanks so much. you need a balanced coffee you n drink throughout the day. good girl. mccaf\ coffees brew a smooth blend. for a taste that's not too strong, but never weak. so you can savor every sip knowing you are matriarch supreme. mommy's not a napkin honey. mccaf\. available where you buy groceries. temperatures will become mild the rest of the week. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are showing a lot of improvement over yesterday, although $here are still some slick spots. temps areeainly in the 20s but will drop into the teens as some clouds clear out, like they have in
7:17 am
that's your latest weather. sad news for us. >> yeah, sad news for television fans, movie fans, and everyone here at "today,"ur friend, actor abe vigoda has died. he was best known for his roles in "the godfather" and "barney miller." he was very special to all of us, lighting up the studio whenever he dropped by. he was the character actor with the unforgetably face. the lookhat made him look weary and rise through a career that spanned almost 70 years on stage, screen and television. >> you can't do that. >> reporr: when you saw that face in"the godfather," he just knew he was going to get whacked. >> make that my only business. i always liked him. >> i know, you love me. you know something, i rather be younun >> reporter: and it was the face that helped define the character of phil fish, the shop-worn detective with the dry sense of
7:18 am
"barney miller". >> in an emergency, i would be the first one i would call. >> you should call me first. i need time to put my teeth in. >> reporter: abe was a good friend to "today." helping us say good-bye to meredith. when they projected what i might look like in the future -- >> it's striking. the similarities are striking. >> reporter: there was that face again. >> abebevigod. >> abe! >> reporter: and he would always play along. >> what did you thinkwhen you heard about this comparison thing. >> i was excited. >> oh, there you g g >> there's the excited face. >> reporter: he even laughed at the reports that he had died, started by a "people"e" magazine reporter in 1982. >> and she said that we're very sorry about the late abe vigoda is not here in fact, i -- he must be dead. that's how that came about. >> oh, look at this. >> you do look like -- he looks
7:19 am
>> reporter: we adored him. >> thaha you, abe. >> thanks for coming in. >> reporter: and that face. >> you know, one of the things i always remember about "barney miller," the television show, is sometimes they would have entire jokes where the punch line was just a look. by abe vigoda. they would cut to him and he would go -- i marvelled at him. i really did. we loved him. >> what a great sense of humor. so gracious. adorable. i can see why everyone will miss him so much. >> 94 years young. our condolences to his family. coming upup peyton manning facing an nfl investigation over human growth hormone claims even as he prepares for super bowl 50. what the league is saying about that this morning. and the oprah effect. the single tweet about losing weight on weight watchers that
tv-commercial
7:20 am
nbc. the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world... and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. everyday. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again... the secretary state who stood up for america, and stared down hostile leaders around the world... is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyone privatize social security and medicare...
tv-commercial
7:21 am
she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women... and stop the republicans from ripping all our progress away. so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe... and build a stronger economy... hillary's the choice... i'm listening to you, i'm fighting for you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver. i'm hillary clton
7:22 am
just ahead, what all that time on your smartphone is doing to your brain. soprano star jamie-lynn
7:23 am
soup and sandwich and clean and real, and fefeing good, sort of. and 500 calories or less. the clean pairingshmenu. at panera. food as it should be. earning unlimited cash back on purchases. that's a win. but imagine earning it twice. you can with the citi double cash card. it lets you earn cash back twice. once when you buy and again n you pay. it's cash back then cash back again. and that's a cash back win-win. the citi double cash card.
7:24 am
with 1% when you b b and 1% as you pay. with two ways to earn, it makes a lot of other cards seem one-sided.
tv-commercial
7:25 am
beyond the scale program ts the focus on you and not just the number on the scale. lose weight while eating healthier, with all new smartpoints. and move more by including fitness in ways that work for you. see how good you'll feel with the new weight watchers beyond the scale program! join for free now
7:26 am
today, l lwmakers meet to discuss the heroin and prescription drug epidemic sweeping the country. the senate judiciary commmittee is holding a hearing to ee what congresss miiht be able to do to help. iowa senator chuck grassley chairs that committee. this
7:27 am
according to the iowa department of public heath.... the number of overdose deaths elated to heroin adnd prescriptionndrugs more than quadruptled from 2005 to 2014... hazmat prodedures put in place after a suspicious substance is found at the eastern iowa airport. this happened last night. according to the city of cedar rapids...tests overnight found the substance was not hazardous. there's no risk to the public. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather. clouds and wii will increase today along with the chances of flurries for the afternoon. temperatures will be mild today through the weekend and we will be mainly dry. rain and snow track in saturday night and sunday with a mmels for a lot of snow somewhere in the midwest on tuesday and wednesday and may affect us. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be sure to check kwwl dot com for george: my family's lived on this farm for three generations. the bakken pipeline would pump dirty crude oil across iowa. patti: the fact that bernie sanders
tv-commercial tv-commercial
7:28 am
is one of the reasons we support him. george: bernie sanders didn't hesitate to say no to the big oil companies patti: bernie knows that if we don't act, we threaten the climate and the health of our children. bernie sanders understands that. patti: bernie sanders has the guts to just stand up for what he believes in.
7:29 am
i'm gonna stand by you good morning at 7:30. we recognize that shot, empire state building. as we say good morng to them and happy birth da to my mom nancy. >> happy birthday. >> do you get to see her? >> no. i'm not going to tell you what i'm going to do.
7:30 am
> ck inside studio 1-a, a shooting on an oregon highway during a confrontation between those anti-government protesters occupying a federal building and police has ended in the death of one member of that group. eight others, including the brothers leading that occupation are behind bars now. another member of that group responded to the incident overnight. >> when you think peaceful resolution and then you kill one much my friends, and you say you can safel leave and yet you've arrested someoneho is not even here, what do you believe anymore? >> as for the occupation, it isn't over. several armed protesters still remain at that refuge this morning. donald trump says he will skip tomorrow's republican presidential debate following complaints that fox news anchor megyn kelly would be one of the moderators. >> let's see how much money fox is going to make from the debate wiwiout me, okay? all right? let's see. >> meanwhile, trump's rival, ted
7:31 am
>> if he's unwilling to stand on the debate stage with the other candidates, then i would like to invite donald right now to engage in a one-on-one debat with me any time between now and the iowa caucuses. >> trump says he plans to hold his own event in iowa during that debate and raise money for wounded veterans. some good news. the nation's capital slowly returning to normal after this weekend's blizzard. schools and government offices reopening today for the first time in nearly a week. also this morning, with his denverroncos prepariri for thehe super bowl, peyton manning is facing more questions about a claim that hgh was sent to his home several years ago. today national correspondent story. good morning. >> good morning to you, guys. days to go until football's biggest game. this morning word that the nfl is investigating peyton manning. we're told thehe league's investigation will consist of reviews of records, interviews
7:32 am
agencies. >> reporter: back in the super bowl and under investigation. the nfl announcing late tuesday they are conducting a, quote, ongoing and comprehensive review manning. this, followingllegations he received shipments of hgh, or human growth hormone. the league says the review has been going on for weeks. and they will not have results before manning takes the field 50. that makes any potential punishment unclear sin the investigation could stretch beyond manning's career itself. in footage released tuesday, the qb seemed to confirm speculation he'll hang up his cats after the super bowl. showtime's "inside the nfl" captured him talking to bill belichick after sunday's afc championship. >> this might be my last rodeo. >> reporter: the broncos would not comment on the league's
7:33 am
last month al jazeera named broncos as being lijed to the guyer institute in indianapolis, where one pharmacy intern claimed themailed the drugs to manning's wife. >> all the times we're sending ashley manning drugs, like a growth hormone, all the time, everywhere. florida -- it would never be under peyton's name. her name. >> reporter: that intern never said directly that manning was doping and later recanted his statements about shipments. manning strongly denied al l jazeera'a' reports or ever using hgh in comments to espn last month. >> it's completely fab rated, garbage. more adjectives i'd like to use, but it really makes me sick. >> manning spokesman and former white house spokesman ari fleischer says manning welcomes the leagueue investigation. thisarks the second straight year there has been some sort of
7:34 am
approached. last year this tim we were talking about deflated otballs. >> that's right. craig, thank you. now to a big announcement from oprah winfrey, the weight watchers investor tweeted about her new weight loss success. guess what the company's stock soared. natalie is here with more on the oprah effect. >> for weight watchers, oprah's endorsement appears to be the best thihg since slid bread, which is what she proudly admits to eating every day on her latest mission to lose weight. >> this is the joy for me. >> reporter: oprah winfrey's carb confession -- >> i love brbrd. >> reporter: -- posted on her twitter feed tuesday to her 30 million followers. with 10% stake, oprah's investment and partnership with weight watchers announced back in october, caused shares in the company to rise more than 20%. >> i lost 26 pounds and i have eaten bread every single day.
7:35 am
causing the company's market value to rise by nearly $150 million. >> starting the day off. for me that's a healthy, sexy breakfast. that's a seven-minute egg over a bed of greens. >> reporter: her own struggle [ith weight well documented over the years. >> thihi is what 67 pounds of fat looked like. >> reporter: and put front and center in this video released last month for the company. >> so, every time i tried and failed, every time i tried again, and every time i tried again, has brought me to this. >> reporter: analysts expect the oprah effect to pop up weight watchers' profit about 3%, making even more dough for the queen of talk. >> not only did she lose 26 pounds, guys, but that tweet also netted her 19 million additional dollars because of the stock price going up 20%. >> win-win. >> as you would say, a lot of dough.
7:36 am
>> a lot of bread crumbs in there. >> a lot of cliches. let's get a check of the weather from mr. roquer. >> if you can make a statement and make a million per pound -- >> not that she needed it. >> no, no, but still nice. in any event, what would also be nice is a warm-up. we are looking today at temperatures anywhere from 5 to 20 degrees above normal in the central plplns from bismarck down to dallas. then for tomorrow, that stretches even further south. houston, 66. 56 in birmingham. indianapolis, 40 degrees. that's 4 degrees above. friday, goes from chicago, atlanta, north platte, anywhere from 10see more flurries. temperatures will become mild the rest of the week. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are showing a lot of improvement over yesterday, although there are still some slick spots. temps are mainly in the 20s but will drop intw the teens as some clouds
7:37 am
the western part of the state. winds are light right now, but will pick up from the southwest later today and be fairly breezy >> that's your latest weather. savannah and that's your latest weather. ? just ahead on "trending," the matadorullfighting while holding his baby. he says, everybody needs to relax. and the rosin report, light saving technology. >> workplace shooting sadly in the news. so, what happens if you're sitting in your office and you hear a gunshot. you don't know where the gunman is or where that gunfire came from, but now the now high-tech system that will pop a map up right on your desk computer and show you where that shooter is in real time. how does it work and should your
7:38 am
with ingredients like roasted hazelnuts and cocoa, the delicious taste of nutella takes pancakes to a whole new level. make any day a pancake day with nutella - spread the happy! adventures from $599, plus up to $300 to spend at sea. come seek the royal caribbean. book now, offer ends soon. what if there was another way to look at relapsing multiple sclerosis? this is tecfidera. tecfidera is not an injection. it's a pill for relapsing ms that has the power to cut relapses in half. imagine what you could do with fewer relapses.
7:39 am
such as allergic reactions, pml, which is a rare brain infection that usually leads to dedeh or severe disability, and decreases in your white blood cells. the most common side effects are flushing and stomach problems. tell your ctor about any low white blood cell counts, infections, any other medical conditions, or if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. learn more about the most prescribed pill for relapsing ms in the us, at tecfidera.com. talk to your doctor about tecfidera, and take another look at relapsing ms. to the woman in the mid-90's showstopper... you're right. it's time to set this bird free. hot blooded, check it and see... got a fever of 103... feelin' hungng? how 'bout a donut? i'm hot blooded..i'm hot blooded! whether it's 30-years old or 30-days old, carmax will appraise it in as little as 30 minutes. and then your only concern will be
7:40 am
rad. it's a taste so bold, yet so smooth, it c cld only be called, black silk, from folgers. a taste you could enjoy, fresh brewed, or one cup at a time. black si, from folgers. when your cold makes you wish... ...you could stay... ...in bed all day... ...you need the power of...
7:41 am
the power to feel better. are you powered by protein? we are. mi has 8 grams to help give you energy to unleash your potential. start every day with
7:42 am
7:42 on aednesday morning. this morning on rossen reports, we're kicking off a series on workplace emergencies. >> on tuesday, we saw an active shooter scare in san diego. experts say if it had been the real thing, new technology could have saved lives. jeff rossen is here to show us how it works. >> good morning. an important story for all of us. the latest case happening at a naval medical center in san diego. reports of an active shooter spread like wildfire. you can see the dramatic video here. employees walking out with hands up cht up. described chaos inside. this was a false alarm. somebody heard gunshots, called it into police but, thankfully, everything was fine. this case showiwi us how scaryry it can be. we're on edge at work.
7:43 am
this morning, new technology that can spot a shooter and alert police before you're in danger. >> i need the cops here right away. somebody got shot. i got shot. >> reporter: when the call comes in -- >> male with a shotgun. >> reporter: too often, it is real. multiple shots fired. multiple people down. >> reporter: workplace shooters caught on camera. this one inside for an hour before police finally locate him. what if you and police could know exactly where the shooter is the moment the first shot is fired? these new, high-tech sensors can do it. called t t activiv shootot detection system. >> this is the sensor here. normally, it'd be installed up and down the hallways. how does it work? >> when the gun is fired, there's a flash of light, followed by the bang of the bullet being fired. what the sensor does is looks for the flash with these infrared sensors in the bottom. we have highly sensitive, tuned detection micrcrhones on top
7:44 am
>> reporter: the system can pinpoint the shooter's location within inches. >> let's check it out. now, i'm inside an office building where the sensors have been installed and set up. we have a weapons expert downstairs who is going to pose as our active shooter today. he's going to walk around with the big gun and fire blanks and see if the sensors get that. meanwhile, i'll be inside this office, like so many of us are, sitting at my cubicle. we're going to see if it works. will i get the alerts? will it tell me where the shooter. >> shot detected. >> it popped up on my computer. it was in the lockbby. >> reporter: the shooter goes upstairs, going inside this conference room. firing again. >> i'm getting a text alert. shots fired. executive office, floor two. there was another shot right here. i know he's close.
7:45 am
doesn't only alert employees.s. it automatically triggers an emergency call to local police, the moment the first shot is fired. >> first shot detected. >> lobby shot detectct. >> reporter: police would be on their way. he keeps firing. >> walking down this hallway. >> reporter: the system tracking his every move. >> anonoer alert. >> reporter: as the police are watching it all in real time. >> shots fired outside room 209, second floor. >> another one. he's over here. this is when wean run out and go this way. now that i know where the shot was, he's passed me. we can run outp of here. come on. >> reporter: it could be my only chance tooet away. within seconds, i'm out of the building. >> we were able to get outside safely because i knew exactly where the shooter was, where the shots were being fired and the best escape route out away from the shooter. >> it's a game changer and it's going to save lives.
7:46 am
boston's legendary police commissioner. at the helm during the boston bombings and countless shootings, now working for the company. >> when a situation like this unfolds, it's chaotic. no one knows where to go or what to do. this device will give us the information we need to go directly to the threat. >> the company says this technology is already installed in dozens of buildings from coast to coast. they don't like to broadcast exactly where, but they will tell us it's not just offices. it's also in schools. what is the cost? anywhere between $50,000 and a few hundred thousand dollars. for a big company, could be worth it. >> lifesaver. jeff, thank you. coming up on pop start, the beloved tv classss is about to get a longg awaited reboot. you won't believe who was just cast to play michael jackson in a new movie. first, these skincare now becomes skinactive. new garnier skinactive introducing clearly brighter. a new active daily moisturizer to brighten dull skin.
7:47 am
it does more than moisturize, it actively smoothes, boosts radiance and protects with spf 15. clinically proven. see brighter skin in just one week. new clearly brighter from garnier. skinactive. the active way to better skin. all the hard work... time in the service... community cocoege... it matters. it's why we, at university of phoenix, count your relevant work and college exrience as credits toward your degree.
7:48 am
(vo) new tidy cats lightweyght with glade. all the strength and freshness, now easy to lift! half the weight, smells great.
7:49 am
every home, every cat. there's a tidy cats for that. hi. [ indistinct conversations ] always set a place at the dinner table for good manners. stay seated, napkin on your lap and elbows at your sides. and remember, mealtime is for nourishment, nothing more. let the music play, he won't get away just keep the groove, and then he'll come back to you again let it play let the music play hey, you forgothe milk! that's lactaid. right. 100% real milk, just without the lactose. so you can drink all you want...
7:50 am
exactly. here, try some... mmm, it is real milk. see? delicious. hoof bump! oh. right here girl, boom lactaid . 100% real milk. no discomfort and for a creamy and delicious treat, try lactaid ice cream the new sprint lte plus network delivers faster download speeds than verizon, at&t and t-mobile based on data from an independent third party. and to celebrate, we're cutting their rates in half. switch to sprint and save 50% on
7:51 am
and we'll cover your costs to switch, up to $650 per line. only from sprint.(trouble hearing on the phone, visit sprintrelay.com) coming up, the television exclusive. "soprano" star jamie-lynn sigler opens up abobo liv i'm going to share a photo of my eggo waffle when it pops up. that's so interesting honey because i'm going to share a photo of my eggo waffle when it pops up. l'eggo my eggo l'eggo my eggo (answering machihi) hey! leave a message. hi, i know you're there, 'cause i can see you. i'm calling you to tell you to l'eggo my eggo!
7:52 am
golden crispy, warm and fluffy eggo waffles. l'eggo my eggo. . .
7:53 am
. an ordinary jar of vaseline jelly. it's something we don't think about much. cept when we've got chapped lips or a small cut. but for people living in areas of crisis, simple skin conditions can turn into serious issues. so we created the vaseline healing project a partnership with direct relief to help millions in need heal their skin. so they can go back to work. or schchl. and that ordinary jar can make an extraordinary difference. the yogurt made from your milk, is delicious. mmmm, yoplait. (music) woman: i' never remember all the projects,
7:54 am
or meetings i gave up my nights for. (music's drums intensify) but days like this, i'll never forget. get out there, in the 2016 ford escape. be unstoppable. this is my fight song take back my life song (music) adventures from $599, plus up to $300 to spend at sea. come seek the royal caribbean. book now, offer ends soon. soup and sandwich and somewhere to go, and clean and real and nowhere to be, and warmth and looking good, and sandwich and soup and inside jokes, and dan is back! good, clean food pairs well with anything.
7:55 am
500 calories or less. at panera.
tv-commercial
7:56 am
you know the basic bargain of america is if you work hard, and you do your part, you should be able to get ahead and stay ahead. but so many families don't feel like their hard work pays off. that's not the way america is supposed to operatete i want to go to bat for them every single day. get incomes rising... get equal pay for women... cut the cost of health care and child care so people can actually get ahead. hillary clinton, she has what it takes to get things done.
7:57 am
the city of waterloo will be monitored closely following allegations of violating the u-s clean water act. the city is signing an agreement. sewer projects will be watched closely...as the city must upgrade its system. the city says sewer overflows into the cedar river in 2008 and then tto years later were caused by flooding wwch overwhlemee the sewer system. if the city does not make proper adjustments, it could face fines. cedar rapids school board member are considering changing the district's schedule for next school year. the change would give students about a two-hour late start early release on wednesday. some parents raised concerns about the new proposed schedule. the school board will make a final decision in february. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather. clouds and wind will increase today along with the chances of flurries for the afternoon. temperatures will be mild today through the weekend and we will be mainly dry. rain and snow track in saturday night and sunday
tv-commercial
7:58 am
somewhere in tpe midwest on we'll be back in 30 mimiutes, be sure to check kwwl dot com for the latest news you're watching k- w-w-l, we've got you covere one of the areas that i've been particularly interested in is the area of children. we intend to be sure that everybody in this room and every child in this state
7:59 am
no matter where they're born, no matter to whom they are born. i want to make sure that every child has a chance to live up to his or her god-given potential. i've spent my life fighting for children, and i'm not stopping now. i'm hillary clinton, and i have always approved this message. it's 8:00 on "today." coming up, jamey lin sig her speaks out, opening up in her first live television interview. why she's finally sharing her ory after keeping or battle a secret for 15 years. tech overload. the toll all
8:00 am
and it's a family affair. superstars angelina jolie and jack black talk about working with their k ks inn their latest movie "kung fu panda iii". >> get out there and do your job. earn some money for this family. today wednesday, january 27th, 2016. >> newlyweds from oklahoma. >> say hi to all of my friends back in texas. >> good morning, xas. >> we love you and miss you kids. >> all the way from
8:01 am
we are back now 8:00 on a wednesday morning, the 27th of january. this month went fast. >> it did. 2016, people out on a damp morning here in the northeast. >> its a little wet. you mentioned the month is almost over over. jill is here with more steals and deals. she's got a great makeover edition. >> let's start by heading inside.. natalieas a check on the top stories. >> officials are sortsing out details of a deadly confrontation tw police and armed protesters. gun fire broke out after the fib in om stopped the protester's car on a rule highway. a spokesman for the group was killed and another member was unded. eieit suspects are now under
8:02 am
amon bundy. some protesters remain at the refuge so the nearly month long occupation is not over yet. ted cruz is criticizing donald trump for pulling oututf thursdsd night's fox debate. trump complained that megan kelly is biassed against him. he challenged him to a one on one debate. a vij sl having held today for an indiana school principal who died on tuesda principal susan jordan pushed students out of harm's way when a school bus jumped the curb. two children were injured. she often cooked breakfast and cards. there is no evidence that drugs
8:03 am
the u.s. preventive services task force says all primary care doctors should screen pregnant women and new mothers for sign of depression. our medical contributor joins us now. we talked about postpartum depression pression. this is a big move. >> it's a big move. and also according to the american psychological association, one in seven women experiences postpartum depression. for 50% of those, it's their first episode of depression ever. it's not just in the postpartrt series. >> this is when the women experience the hormonial changes. how do you differentiate between the baby blues and postpartum depression. >> the baby blues should last up to two weeks but it's not a definite.
8:04 am
symptoms that you can experience during regular depression, sadness, crying, depressed mood, there are some unique symptoms to postpartum such as fear of being left alone with the baby. the screening doesn't take long. it's ten questions, take as couple of minutut to answer. if you screen positive you should be referred out for further care. a frightening scene on camera tuesday after a nashville gas powered garbage truck began smoldering. a neighbor was record jususas the truck explodes explodes. two houses had to be evacuated and inspected for damage before the resents could return. a little boy's reaction was priceless when the montreal
8:05 am
him him. simply adorable. he's hugging the puck. he's probably put that one under the pillow last night. slept with it. coming up, the matador sparking outrage for holding his baby while fighting a bull. what he's saying. the choice t t play michael jackson in a new movie is raising eyebrows. but first, jamie lynn sig her is here for our first interview after revealing she has ms.
8:06 am
what it can't do. your calculus homework. what it can do. make you peanut butter happy. it's a whole new kind of joy you get when you bite into a new jif bar made with real jif peanut butter. i've smoked a lot and qu a lot, but ended up nowhere. now i use this. the nicoderm cq patch, with unique extended release technology, helps prevent the urge to smoke all day. i want this time to be my last time. that'shy i choose niderm cq. are you powered by protein? milk has 8 grams to help give you energy to unleash your potential. start every day with mimi's protein and milk life. coming up, steals and deals to
8:07 am
8:30. feel a cold coming on? new zicam cold remedy nasal swabs shorten colds with a snap, and reduce symptom severity by 45%. shorten your colol with a snap, with zicam. after trying brookside crunchy clusters, @carlybeyar tweeted: at this point, i should just be a brookside chocolate ambassador. well, i am sorry, carly... it's something you earn.
8:08 am
we're back now at we're back at 8:08 with actress jamie sigler. she's just revealed in "people" magazine that she's been l ling with multiple sclerosis for 15 years. >> i feel relief. i lived with this secret that caused me to have so many feelings of shame and guilty and fear for so many years.
8:09 am
of feel like i'm claiming my power back and being confident with the pson that i am. i feel a great weightff mifff shoulders. >> you told me when you immediately made the announcement you feel vulnerable. >> yes. >> i was surprised to hear you say you felt shame and guilty. why shame? why would you feel shame? >> it sounds crazy but when you hold a secret, the feelings come along with that when you hold a secret as lolo as i did. with something like ms, you lose control over things that you once had. and it's slowly taken away from you. and that could, you know, chip away at your self worth. you can feel less than and a lot of negative feelings. you know, you have to ask for help sometimes which is somemeing i'm not g gd at doing. but you have to be able to reach out. and when you have a good support system like i have, i think it helps a lot. it just t tk me this long to be
8:10 am
>> your diagnosis came 15 years ago. your symptoms at the time were what? >> at the time was minimal, , tingling in my legs. and then i went semp tom free for quite some time. and then during a stressful time in my life, going through a divorce at 24, 25, and my symptoms for the last five years have been hard. weakness in my left side, little bit of coordination. high heels are hard for me. i cannot run. can't dance the way i used to. you know, this that are hard sfl you got the diagnosis, i believe you were shooting the fourth year of "sopranos." you did tell anyone. we you worried about how it would affect your career? >> yes, very much. one of the first people i told was an industry professional and i know they were looking out for
8:11 am
going to pretend you didn't tell me that and i don't think you should tell anyone. people will limit you and judge you and they will not hire you. i took that adadce. i was 20 years old and i was scared. >> i read that you did tell some of your cast mates on the "sopranos" years later. you know what i lili? they kept it a secret. >> they did. >> they never leaked it, nobody not once. >> them and my friends and famimi have fiercely proteteed me. they've wanted me to come out and encouraged me. i just wasn't ready. i was afraid. but i'm not anymore. >> what was the reason to say now? >eah. >ou told me something in the commercial break that you had actually prepared a post that you wanted to release when you made this announcement and it had beenenn your computer f f about six months. >> yeah. yeah. i feel like mother hood really changed me.
8:12 am
and i didn't want to bring my son up in a home where he felt like he had to hold this secret for me too. i wanted to be an example of strength and show him that despite what i have or my limitations that everyone is deeverybodying of opportunity and love and respect. and you know, sometimes w w have to work a little harder for it but maybe it will be a good example for him. >> you released a couple of tweets saying this is a hard but liberating day for me and i hope that together we can help others and fight on. and you said, i'm overwhelmed with all of you today. thank you from the bottom of my heart. i don't feel so alonon >> i was so overwhelmed. i didn't anticipate the level of responsibility that i now feel of representing a whole group of pepele that sifr in silencegh suffer in silence.
8:13 am
it's a hard thing to diagnose want, a hard pilllo swallow. it's a frustrating disease. there are people that are better off than me and people that are worse than me. but i hope that can i change people's idede of what this disease is. >> the industry person you told this to years ago who said don't ever tell anyone else. do you feel differently now? do you want to work more? >> yes. >> and do you think you'll be received with open arms. >> i'm excited about the future. i'm excited to go to work without feeling that i have something to hide. i feel like i'll be a better actress for it now that i can show up and be me. i've bee working with this disease, it was hard, but i'm really locking forward to the future and i understand that some people may not want to hire me and some people may. and i'm open to it. but i have every intention of continuiui my cararr. >> i ithere are people that don't want to hire you, their
8:14 am
>> jamie-lynn it's great to see u. >> thank you. > let's look at what's going on right now. a big storm system coming on shore in the pacific northwest over the next six days and another one behind that. raufl amounts, we're talking some places in northern california and southern oregon upwards of 6 to 7 inchesn the slope of the olympics. we've got a lot of s sw into the rockies and making its way into the snow qualm my pass.temperatures will become mild the rest of the week. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are shshwing a lot off improvement over yesterday, although there are still some slick spots. temps are mainly in the 20s but will drop into the teens as some
8:15 am
out, like they have in the and that is your latest weather. savannah? thank you so much. now it is time for trending. >> here we go. bullfighting, extremely controversial, extremely dangerous. bell add a little more controversy. there is one matador out there taking a a lot of lead for juggling two t tks at once. his name is. >> francisco rivera. >> one of the most famous matadors in spain. he's holding his daughter carmen while fighting a bull. the instagram post garnered thousands of likes but also a lot of critical comments. chilil protective services is investigating the incident. he's defended himself by saying this is part of his culture and his daughter couldn't be anywhere safer other than in his arms.
8:16 am
bullfighting is a family tradition. francisco posted this picture of him on his father's shoulders when his dadas a bullfighter. what do we think? >> outrage. >> not a great idea. >> well, he was gored last year, nearly died. his father was gored to death. so not exactly the family history. >> i would think there are safer places. >> absolutely. >> i think you want to be culturally senentive but then there's common sense. especially with an animal that's unpredictable. ever send an embarrassing text to an exwhen you're drunk? there's an app that will stop you. when you turn it on and try to text on call someone, ththapp prompts you to solve a math problem. if you solve it correctly, you can text. if you don't, you're out. it also has a bread crumb feature.
8:17 am
movement from the night before allowing you to retrace your steps if need be. >> so you black out? >> that takes it a little far. >> oh my gosh. >> if there is a nobel surprise for app developer, that is it right there. >> i need a breathalyzer on the twitter account. people send you the nasty tweets on saturday night. >> back away. >> all right. >> no question. >> yeah. how about this, a big being proposed in the washington state senate to revive an ancient form of writing. any guesses? you take a cave and a marker -- no cursive. if passed it requires all kids enrolled in washington grade schools to learn to read and
8:18 am
the sponsor got behind the bill when her grandson couldn't read a note from one of her con constituents constituents. >> it's a lost art. it leads to your signature. >> nothing nicer than getting a handwritten note. >> you don't like it at all? >> cut out newspaper articles. >> yeah. >> what do you think? you have a beautiful cursive hand. >> i havee a combination hand, i do script letters and block letters in the middle of words. >> like john hancock. >> some are thinking not to teach it anymore. well now look behind the scenes for a fuller use and a casting choice that a lot of people are going huh? >> they say more than huh. first up, we have a little less
8:19 am
anticipated reloes of "fuller house." they're and to help a countdown to the days, netflix released behind the scenes features of the cast behind the set. >> it's crazy to be back here again. we are a family and have been since we started doing the show 28 years ago and have only gotten closer. the first time we were all together as a cast again was at the table read. it was kind of like we had never left. >> circle the calendar, "fuller house" comes oun february 26. "little house on the prairie" is getting a reboot. the iconic show is going to be remade as a movie. that's interesting. my paramount pictures. series is based on the laura ingles wilder popular children's
8:20 am
melissa gilbert became famous for her role. no word yet on who might be cast as the ingles family. >> that's bigger than "fuller house." we were allowed toatch "little house." >> i used to braid my hair just like laura. >> i never watched it. >> really? oh, you've missed, out. >> "fantasy island" i watched. here's the controversial that we were talking about. joseph fines has been cast to play michael jackson. that is a picture of jackson. fooins is white, british and best known for his role in "shakespeare in love." his casting as the king of pop who is black has caused controversial online.
8:21 am
the role a challenge. the premise of it is i guess michael jackson, marlo brando and elizabeth taylor after 9/11 took out on a road trip together. this is the premises of that. the casting has gotten big on social media. >> really? it's supposed to be this is a serious casting choice? >> tamara thank you very much. we're launching a new series we'll calling "today's digital divide. we spent a lot of time jumping between computers and smartphones, constantly connected to updates in your work and personal lives. >> and occasionally drunk texting as well. we decided to take a look at the effect it's having on us
8:22 am
from the moment we wake up we are connected. the dawn of the digital age has brought efficiency and convenience but digesting all of that information can be overwhelming. to see what it's doing to our brains we asked some of the finest around. dr. earl miller is a professor of science. we asked him ou the human mind is developing. >> the brain has a difficulty processing multiple bits of data at once. we're very single minded. >> to demonstrate our limited capacity, we putut a few volunteers through a couple of tests. >> something is different between these two scenes. as soon as you notice, you tell me what it is. >> with the pictures missing every two seconds, kate misses the disappearing tree and she didn't do much better with the moving railing. >> your brain has a limited capacici for simultaneous spots.
8:23 am
three or four seconds. and you're taking in a bit of information from the visual scene and your brain pieces it together into an illusion that your mind can do more than it actually can. >> next we were shown how we can stumble. >> white the phrase no one can back and forth between letters and numbers. >> it takes her twice and long plus mistakes. >> if your brain could multitask, you would have no trouble switching back and forth between the e tters and the numbers. >> we can't help ourselves. >> your brain evolves to find information rewarding, to find new nskinformation rewarding. >> we're hard wired to check the latest e-mail or tweet while also trying to carry on a conversation or read a book.
8:24 am
distractions really doing to our brain. we asked this doctor and his researches searches at mitt rmi. the subject is out to focus on the faces or the houses as images of both. >> when you're recognizing faces you're using a space processing region. when you the distraction from the house, the signal for the face processing can be reduced. there's not a l as much knurl signal there when you have the distracting information n ound. >> how did that translate with juggling your smartphone while doing other tasks? >> everything we know tell us that you simply cannot be as good at processing the task at hand when you have to also filter out the distraction. people are kidding themselves. >> for all of us self proclaimed masters of multitasking, it
8:25 am
>> i have trouble single tasking. >> right? it's true. dr. miller says the modern devices are greet tools. we just need to focus on a single task when you use them. limit your distractions to get more done. but by definition, you're doing one thing and then a text message pops up. angelina jolie and jack black open up about working with there are those who say we cannot defeat a corrupt political system
tv-commercial tv-commercial
8:26 am
but i believe we need to lift our vision above the obstacles in place and look to the american horizon. to a nation where every child can not only dream of going to college, but attend one. where quality healthcare will be a birthright of every citizen. where a good job is not a wish, but a reality. where women receive equal pay and a living wage is paid to all. an america where after a lifetime of labor, there is time for rest and grandchildren. a nation that defends our people and our values, but no longer carries so much of that burden alone. i know we can create that america if we listen to our hearts. and that journey begins here in iowa. i'm bernie sanders. i approve this message, and i ask you to join with us at the caucuses on monday night.
8:27 am
doctors say a former iowa football star -- tyler sash -- had c- t-e. it's a brain disease caused by repeated trauma to the head. it's been found in dozens of former nfl players. police say tyler's mother found his body in their home in oskaloosa last fall. the state medical examiner says he died from an accidental mixing of two very powerful pain medications. doctors grade c- t-e on a scale from zero to four -- with four being the most severe. they say sash was at stage two when he died. planned parenthood is closing an iowa location. our coverage partners at th media say planned parenthood of the heartland is closing it's health center in dubuque... effective immediatley. patients learned about the closure over the weekend when they received letters from planned parenthood. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather.
8:28 am
today along with the chances of flurries for the afternoon. temperatures will be mild today through the weekend and we will be mainly dry. rain showers on caucus day. a large tuesday and wednesday and may affect us. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be sure to the american people can't afford to wait for ideas that sound good on paper... but will never make it in the real world.
tv-commercial
8:29 am
paying for medicine and paying rent... can't wait. the single mom who desperately needs a raise... can't wait. the student with a mountain of debt can't wait. we can make real progress, right now. i'm caucusing... i'm caucusing... i'm caucusing for hillary clinton. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. 8:30 now on this wednesday morning. 27th of january, 2016. chilly day out on our plaza.
8:30 am
of winter, and we say hello to the folks who decided to come out. >> yes, we do. thank you. >> do you ever feel like you're in a style rut? jill martin is about to make one lucky couple feel great with a brand-new look. the best part? you can get it, too, because their outfits are part of a special steals and deals. >> fantastic. also, angelina jolie and jack black talk about their new movie, "kung fu panda 3," their kids' parts in it and if they want their kids to be in hollywood. it's casserole time. coming up, a one-dish dinner from one of new york city's hottest chefs. casserole or cassulae? >> what's s e difference? >> one is french. >> check of the weather, al? >> let's see what we have for you.
8:31 am
rip currents down along the southeastern coast as the cold front brings showers and thunderstorms through florida. more high surf and heavy rain in the pacific northwest. lake-effect snow&around the great lakes. advisories along the southern california coast. tomorrow, more lake-effect snow around the great lakes. the rain continues down in florida with some showers along the carolina coastline. some sunshine breaks out in the northeast tomorrow with chilly temperatures. slowly warming in the plains. plenty of sunshine all the way downsee more flurries. temperatures will become mild the rest of the week. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are showing a lot of improvement over yesterday, although there are still some slick spots. temps are mainly in the 20s but will drop into the teens as some clouds clear out, like they have in the western part of the state.
8:32 am
will pick up from the southwest later today and be fairly breezy again. the few >> that is your latest weather. now, let's head back inside to savannah. >> all right, al, thanks. now our today series. jill martin has been very busy this month, helping us cleanse our minds, fitness routines, took on this horrible room in my house. you've outdone yourself. >> this has been an exciting month for all of us. so many of you asked me, help me get out ofy style rut. this week, we decided to whip your wardrobe into shape. we searched for a deserving couple who wanted to add sparkle to their marriage. let's meet diane and paul. >> i'm diane. i've been marryied to my husband paul six years now. we have a 10 month old daughter, liliana. i'm a stay at home mom, so my
8:33 am
around the house, diaper changes, laundry. it's not a glamorous life. >> my wife literally spends all of her time taking care of our daughter, especially when i'm not home. so she really deserves to have some time where it's all about her. >> every morning i wake up i put on the same mom outfit, yoga pants and a t-shirt. i brush my hair into a ponytail andn that's my look. >> i'll spend long hours at work often, so when i am off of work, i'm just anxious to get home to my beautiful wife and daughter. so i don't spend much time shopping for clothes or doing my hair. i kind of f n some mousse through it at the beginning of the day and that's it. >> it's a new year and time for me to focus more on myself. >> she deserves it, and i'm really grateful that i get to be a part of it. >> they are adorable. so this is diane before.
8:34 am
let's see your style makeover. wow! you look gorgeous. >> doesn't she look great? >> how do you feel, diane? >> wonderful. i can't believe this is me. i haven't looked this way in probably over a year and a half. >> you look like a million bucks. >> thank you. >> you excited to see paul? you haven't seen each other yet, right? >> absolutely. can't wait. >> she's seen herself but not her husband, as you said. we have him hiding right now in the green om. i think it's time to bring -- look at him. >> there's paul. >> don't look at the monitor. >> i'll cover your eyes here. >> they just got back. we want to thank louis and igor. they went separately this morning, so they separateded at 4:00 a.m. now, it is time for them to see each other for the first time. ready? >> i'm ready. >> one, two, three. >> wow. come on in, paul. >> you look beautiful.
8:35 am
>> awe. >> did i get lipstick on you? no, you're good. >> how did you get roped into this style makeover? you loo great. >> thank you. beautiful. >> thank you. you look good, too. i love the flowers. they're gorgeous. >> you're adorable. the best thing, people can see this and do this themselves? >> this is great. we got topend thehe day yesterday together. this is so nice because we never get to do this for ourselves, they did. a lot of the items they're wearing are steals and deals items so you can get them, too. >> all right. >> i'll use you as the model. come over here so we can show you off. let's start with the jeans. this was the first pair of jeans we put on her. these are $167 to $207 retail. celebrity fans are kristen stewart, halle berry and taylor swift. there's boot cut, skinny.
8:36 am
retail, $167 to $207. deal, $49.99, 76% off. and all colors, right? >> ripped, no rips, yeah. all on today.com. great deal on designer jeans. next up, the jewelry. a little sparkle in your life. retail, $275. it's a four-piece set. you get threef the necklaces and then you get rrings. three lengngs. we layered them on diane. you can see how pretty they look. retail is $275. deal is $49. 82% off. they come in platinum or 18 karat yellow cold. >> cc,. >> we have the beautiful designer bag that retails $550. it is an investment piece. four colors, made in the u.s.
8:37 am
the deal is $79. 86% off. >> you can put your mom stuff in there, too, and it's cute. >> diapers. >> baby is so gorgeous. >> absolute. >> let's talk about paulul >> on to paul. we had so much fun yesterday. he's wearing two of our deals, too. oxford shirts, $69 to $82. we put him in the shirt a a the sweater. you get a choice of one. all the versions are on today.com. the retail, $68 to $82. deal is $24. great to layer urnnder a suit you already have. if you're a little more formal or need ties or gift tha mes in a gift box, salt and dapper ties, $165. you get three woechbveveties. ththdeal is $39. 76% off.
8:38 am
>> last one -- i'm going to steal these and have you model to embarrass you a little more. i know how much you're loving this. put the hat on. the portoland accessories, retail $225 to $235. you can get the cashmere hat and scarf set. i'll put this on you, too. i'm really doing it all hereor you, paul. so the retail is $225 to $235. deal is $65. up to 72% off. >> great. we have great deals. today.com to get them. you have another thing going on. on. the first one is we have a special web deal onn ted d ntoday.com. also exciting, if you want to revamp your style for 2016, send us a photo othe oldest most out of date thing in your closet. uh-oh. using your #start today contest. you'll have a chance to win one
8:39 am
you have 24 hours starting now. i cannot wait. you probably have good thingsgs >> exactly. the oldest, most out of date, crazy thing in your closet. >> picture. >> you'll pick a winner. >> and announce@it, yeah. >> thank you so much. big thank you to both ofyou. you look fabulous. hope you had fun. >> thanks so much. >> let's run through the products. jeans from jane's jeans. jewelry from kenneth jay lane. beryl bag. oxford golf shirts. salt and dapper ties and portoland accessories. thanks, guys. up next, angelina jolie and jack black. first, this is "today" on nbc. (phone ringing) (phone ringing) you can't deal wh something by ignoring it . but that's how some presidential candidates
tv-commercial
8:40 am
americans work hard and pay into it, so our next president needs a real plan to keep it strong. (elephant noise) (donkey noise) hey candidates! answer the call already. here's the truth -- some have proposed to cut social security for the elderly and disabled vets. i disagree. in fact, not only should we not cut benefits -- we should expand them. my plan for social security increases benefits and cost of living adjustments and raises minimum payments for low-income seniors. it will ensure t tt all seniors can retire with dignity and respect.
tv-commercial tv-commercial
8:41 am
the world a president has to grapple with, sometimes you can't even imagine. that's the job. and she's prepared for it like no other. a tireless secretary of state, standing up against the abuse of women and girls. negotiating a cease-fire in gaza, leading the diplomacy that keeps us out of war. e presidency is the toughest job in the world... and she's the one leader who has what it takes to get every part of the job done. i'm hillary clinton, and i approve this message. we've been watching up with the stars of the"kung fu panda"
tv-commercial
8:42 am
>> it's angelina jolie and jack black's turn. we sat down with them to talk about the movie and their special co-stars. >> drop this! about to be served. we'll have two justice platters. did you want extra sauce? >> on the side. >> on the side. >>hat is it about these films that makes them so special? >> i think anything that comes from such a good place is very special. the intention of this is to do something for children. you know, it's relatable for everybody. really, it's for children and it has beautiful messages of embracing who you are, being a family, loyalty, understanding alllifferent types of family, all different types of beings and finding yourself. >> reporter: this time around, it's a family affair. four of the jolie-pitt kids and black's son samuel had roles in the movie. >> h was it working with your kids? >> it was so much fun.
8:43 am
i'm not sure i can do this. you know, to talk them through it, simple things, but they really took it seriously as a job. getting it right and not doing a bad job. >> whose idea was it? did you have to convince them to don't, or were they excited to have a part? >> we forced them. it's like, get out there and do your job. earn some money for this family. my boy wanted to don't. when i told him, we're doing "kung fu panda 3," he was like, can i be in it? i was like, i'll see what i can do. i'll try to get you a line. >> do we have acting bugs on our hands? >> i hope not. >> why? >> if they're going to be actors, i hope they do something and then be actors. >> i encourage them, when they want to be in a thing, want to act, i say, what are you going to write? you have to write it.
8:44 am
writing and direreing, things on the iphone. iphone video films. >> i bet yours are great. >> good stuff. >> reporter: dustin hoffman and lucy liu are back again. and a few new voices you might recognize. >> these are your cousins, dim and sully. >> welcome back. >> how you been, man? >> whose the panda? >> you the panda. >> you the panda. >> it's like the best job in the world. if you can get a cool animated film -- >> that works. >> it's so fun. and it's sort of lower stress than a live action film, where you have to wake e at 5:00 a.m. and go through the hair, makeup and costumes every day. you show up in your pjs and let it go for a few hours. it's a really fun job. >> because he can only be stopped by a master of chi. >> again with the chi.
8:45 am
number 4? >> i thinknk these things -- the natural progression is three. the beginning the middle and the end. the big finish that seems to be the law of sequels. when we started off, that was the hope, in my mind, is man, maybe this will be a huge hit and we'll do another one. >> i think there a hunger for pandas. people want more pandnd and it's a good sign. >> reporter: for "today," los angeles. >> my kids want more panda. they're excited. >> your son was watching -- >> my little one was watching the first one last night, getting ready. tonight, we'll watch the second. >> cute. >> "kung fu panda 3" opening on friday. ahead, a recipe you need to
8:46 am
we'll have a twist on a class do you think when you are president you'll be paid as much as if you were a man-male... this is one of the jobs
tv-commercial tv-commercial tv-commercial
8:47 am
...as the men who are doing that job. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. this is going to be good. 8:48.
8:48 am
it's all about casseroles this week. chef michael white is here with a one-pot recipe. michael, i'm going to say off the bat, i'm a fan of yours and your restaurant. this is going to be fun for me. >> awesome. >> we're making cassoulet? >> cassoulet, casserole. cassoulet is actually the pot in which we're going to cook it in. it is a mixture, very much like we have baked beans, pork and ham. we have smoked bacon, sausage. we're using chicken because it's healthier. you can use whatever you so desirere >> this is like getting a personal cooking lesson. we're going step by step. first thing is sofrotito. >> this is a sauce, basically. >> what we're going to do i
8:49 am
we're going to saute this, and this is the foundation for the sauce. >> how long does it take to brown? >> five to ten minutes. don't burn it. we could puree it. what i'm going to do now is transfer this. what we have is the bacon. we preroast third-degree-roasted this a bit and we'll have a little bit of fun on the bottom. deglaze this. >> never know. >> unbelievable. >> deglaze with white wine. we'll reduce this down. add the meat andut it inside of here. now, these are large, creamy beans to saute. then we have an aeromatic bouquet. >> why? >> i don't want the needles and things inside the sauce. >> makes sense. >> meaea goes in, we cover it and braise it. >> how long does it cook? >> two and a half hours.
8:50 am
>> length of time is important because it becomes very creamy. this is the thing that a lot of times -- >> i want to interrupt for a second and check in with my tasters. >> so good. >> cassoulet. >> i always use great terminology. we were poking an egg and doing a vortex the last time. remember that? >> i do. >> what i'm going to do is i put bread crumbs on top. >> can you show down in there? look how beautiful that looks. >hat is not fifished. it could go back in the oven a little bit. you know how we talk about casseroles the next day? it really, really absorbs the flavor. >> when this is done, the idea, the chicken will basically fall off the bone. >> literally fall off the bone. again, it could be, tra something else, but we're doing chicken here. your team has a bit of this downstairs that we made.
8:51 am
>> i can just pour this bowl down my mouth right now. it's amazing. >> she's planning to bathe in the bowl later. >> i love cassoulet. perfection. >> i've not anything like t ts inin long time. spectacular. >> so good. >> nat and savannah? >> mouth full. >> casserole and cassoulet, are they the same? >> yes. tip from wisconsin, knows everything about casseroles, right? >> late at night, i'm walking down the street in new york. michael is standinin out there, grabs me and says, i want to show you my new restaurant, here. hasn't opened yet. gave me a tour. it's kind of close to my house. kitchen -- >> lunchroom. fantastic. you plated it up. >> little bit of the juice. again, the caramelized - you see this golden liquid.
8:52 am
on the snow day the other day, it would have been amazing. just as good today. and i will -- tuesday, this is on the menu. next time you're walking down the street, my frie, and it's cold out, you know where to go. >> can you freeze this? >> absolutely. it's a great meal ahead, day ahead, put it in the fridge, back in the oven, slow cooker. >> start to finish, it's a fairly time-consuming thing. you have to cook it properly. >> the results are worth it. >> yummy. you. >> thank you. recipe.
8:53 am
this is "today" on nbc. hmm hmm hmm-hmm-hmm-hmm hmm hmm hmm hmm hmm-hmm let us be lovers, we'll marry our fortunes together [ cheering ] i've got some real estate here in my bag counting the cars on the new jersey turnpike they've all come to look for america [ cheers and applause ]
tv-commercial
8:54 am
all come to look for america all come to look for america i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. how good was that? >> we have a ow. sosogood. i want to take a nap now. >> what's coming up next hour? >> we've got a big deal going on. we'r'r starting our today's take facebook page. 25 days of prizes. >> good prizes. >> visit facebook "today's kwats take site. >> and al's wallet drama.
tv-commercial
8:55 am
>> after your local news.today, the iowa senate is expected to vote against a bill dealing with school funding. this is anssue that was supposed to be resolved more than a year ago... earlier this week.... the republican- led house passed a bill to increase school funding in iowa by 2 percent in 20-17..... but this likely won't pass in the democratic-led senate...they've been pushing for four percent. an iowa cold case may be solved. two men are now charged with felony murder by arson following
8:56 am
two men in their twenties died in a house fire ten years ago. . the cause of the fire ruled undetermined...unti l now. 28-year-old christopher yenger and 27-year-old zachary dye each face two counts of first degree murder. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather. clouds and wind will increase today along with the chances of flurries for the afternoon. temperatures will be mild today through the weekend and we will be mainly dry. rain and snow track caucus day. a large storm system is showing up on the computer models for a lot of snow affect us. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be sure to che kwwl dot com for the latest nees you're watching k- w-w-l, we've the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world... and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. everyday. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again... the secretary of state whwhstood up for americaca
8:57 am
is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyonon privatize social security and medicare... or shut down planned parenthood... she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women... and stop the republicans fromm ripping all our progress away. so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe... and build a stroroer economy... hillary's the choice... i'm listening to you, i'm fighting for you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver. i'm hilllly clinton
8:58 am
this morning on "today's take," dond trumptrump bows out of tomorrow's debate. what is hf doing instead? > a sneak peeee atne of thth super bowl ads everyone will be talking ab it could get a little wild when dominic monaghan stops by. all that and more comingp w. >> announcer: fromnbc news, this is "today's take," with al roker, natalie morales, willie
tv-commercial
8:59 am
studioio 1a inn rockefeller plaza. welcome to "today." wednesday morning, it's s nuary 2016. it's a balmy day, warm. >> we don't like that word. > llie, , tamron and natalie, we're all hear. the theme you hear, that's "the godfather." in tribute tc the great abe vigoda. >> we love abevigoda. he just passed away at the age of 94. of course, he was in "the godfather." u knew he was going to get whacked. prob so many more people knew him around the world also from the comedy series "barney miller." we l led him on this show. he made numerous appearances.
tv-commercial
9:00 am
looked like abe. through the years, he'sshe'd visit us. -- he'd visit us. so tererfic. his car didn't arrive in los angeles once, and i gave him a ride home. told stories about the "godfather," "barney miller," lovely gentleman. >> someone who discovered fame later in life. he was in his 50s. himself. >> he was a running gag on "leatherman." i'm not dead. >> 1982, there was a reporter who posted that he -- in "people" magazine. >> before posting. >> well, in the magazine. >> actually wrote it down. >> yes. >> i'll be honest, growing up, i knew him as the guy who walked on to leathermant letterman. i h to realize he had a career
9:01 am
>> barney miller's --- there was a spin f, right? >> yeah. >> todd bridges was one of the kids. he was my favorite character on "barney miller," bish. >> so joseph fiennes, the brother of ralph, they're white, and joseph is playing michael jackson. >> what? >> yes. there is a huge controversy. i don't know if it's a controversy. >> what do you mean? >> i mean the white guy is playing michael jackson, the black guy. >> how great is this? >> the premise of the movie is better. >> bbc, right? >> we've run out of black american actors to play michael jackson. >> the premise of the film, it's a true road trip that elizabeth
9:02 am
jackson took after -- >> amazing ride. >> who willlay elizabeth taylor? >> i didn't know we were going to talk about this. >> i'm sorry. >> off topic a little bit. >> it's a hot topic. >> is it later in life michael jackson, is that why he's able to pull it off? >> post 9/11. >> lighter later in life. >> will you tell us more? >> it's done. peoplelere very, very, very, very upset, as you can imagine. >> it's ridiculous. >> it is ridiculous. you also have this beef with british actors who get all the nominationssn the u.s. >> movies and tv shows, they keep casting brits and guys from australia to play americans. we have not run out of american actors who are prettyarn good. i'i' sorrrr >> every year. >> there are a lot of fine actors and they make great performances. but we do have american actors. >> who would play donald trump?
9:03 am
>> well, probably daniel craig. >> daniel craig. >> because he's british. >> okay. i thought we were going the other way. let's talk about why donald trump is in the news this morning. he says he's going to skip tomorrow night's debate on fox over concerns that he would not be treated fairly by fox moderator megyn kelly, and he's not been treated fairly in general, particularlyy yesterery, by f f news. he posted this video on instagram yesterday. >> megyn kelly is bias against me. she knows that. i know that. everybody knows that. do you really think she can be fair at a debate? >> the bad blood, of course, between trump, fox news and megyn kelly goes back to the first fox debate in august. she led off theebate withh a tough questiti, asking about his passed comments on women and he took exception to it. fox fired back with a statement accusing trump's campaign manager with threatening megyn kelly.
9:04 am
into terrorizations toward any employees. trump is welcome at thursday night's debay and will be treated fairly but he can't't dictate the moderators on the questions. what trump took exception to was not that part. there was an earlier statement about them being snarkyy about him and megyn kelly, putin and how to handle iran. he said, enough is enough cht i. i don't need yo >> foxox stoked the flames. >> it's hard to stoke the flame when the flame is on fire. have you ever seen when donald trump went on wwe? >> sure. >> if you put that clip of him saying, i'm not going -- and his appearance of the wrestling thing, it's very similar. he's taken a page out of vince mcmahon's play book on success. >> he's done everything in his own way. >> rewritten the rules.
9:05 am
>> he wants a mano-e-mano debate. the trump campaign said, no. we're going to do a parallel event on a different network to benefit veterans groups. he said, i'm not going to show up and bring my 20 million viewers to you, fox. i'll show up with my 20 million viewers and raise money for wounded warriors. what network says, i'll give you the platform? >> hey, donald. >> think someone will take him? here's the thing, he d dsn't need a network. people will take it live, i think. >> you think cable news -- so fox is on the debate, and then the alternative would be msnbc and cnn. >> they don't have to sanction it. they can take it live as an event in their broadcas >> it'll be interesting. >> i'm not convinced he doesn't show up and they don't work it out. >> i don't think so. he's already said, that's it. his campaign manager said.
9:06 am
to him, he said it's a done deal. baby. >> maybe they're in it together. >> no. >> i don't think it's conspiracy, but i think they know it benefits both. >> it helped megyn kelly. >> she was a star and it elevated her. does. i think it's realecause he took on -- it was all fun and games until you go after someone who is one of the most powerful people in television. he's done that now. he said his word is his bond. straight mafia. i don't think he's going to show up. >> he has the most to lose, perhaps. right now, he's writing his own roles. let's talk super bowl. we get super bowl ads. we're getting a sneak peek. a amazon set to release its first ever super bowl ad. i thought they had an ad before but i guess not. a look at their campaign leading
9:07 am
take a look. >> cheerleaders. >> cheerleaders? marino, i thought you were the expert at these parties. >> okay. what about a snack stadium? >> what's a snack stadium? a stadium built entirely of snacks. >> brilliant. marino, new list. i'm going to need an architect, five-star chef. >> snacks? that's smart. >> cheerleader. >> cheerleaders. >> okay. getting ready for the big game. alec baldwin, dan marino. that's their echo, personal assistant, like siri. >> give me marino and i'm? >> i think it'll add on throughout the game. >> something building attention on al roker this morning, you lost your wallet andnd now superstars around the world are coming to your aid.
9:08 am
>> i was in a cab yesterday on the west side, and i don't know if i dropped it in the cab or outside of the cab. but i don't have my credit card. i tweeted, lost my wallet in a yellow cab this afternoon on t si bummer. james korcorden, said, i found al roker's wallet in a cab in new york city. i'll sell it to the highest bidder. i don't think he really has it. >> no word? >> no. >> somebody spent lavishly under the name al roker. >> exactly. >> there's o oy one al roekker. >> did you write down your -- were you able to immediately call and cancel? >> i have now. i was waiting for a little bit to see if somebody would turn it? >> when mark ruffalo lost his wallet, remember, adorable girls and he tweeted out this picture of the girls. they found his wallet buried in the snow. i guess that's what you do now,
9:09 am
>> i thought i'd do the ruffalo. >> while we're here, my mom lost he phone in the snow the other day walking the dogs. >> does she have her phone on it? >> passcode, you can check the contacts, see many willie geist is on here. >> this is our music. bieber. look at these tables of swag. part of our new today's take table. tamron will be showing you this a little later on. meantime , we have wet weather thto florida. we're talking over the next two days, anywhere from 1 to 3, 4 inches of rain. and we're talking about a big warmup coming into the central plains. today, temperatures anywhere from 5 to 20 degrees above average. tomorrow, indianapolis, des moines, omaha, oklahoma city, houston,ll above average. by friday, makes its way to the east. a littlee warmer here in the
9:10 am
man, everybody else will be nice and toasty. that's wtemperatures will become mild the rest of the week. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are showing a lot of improvement oveve yesterday, although there are still some slick spots. temps are mainly in the 20s but will drop into the teens as some clouds clear out, >> that isisour latestweather. >> al, thank you very much. coming up, you know him from requests lord o kings." dominic monaghan is living on the wild side with his cut! this is way too much. i just want to talk to women about my decision to use poise. i've had four kids.
9:11 am
uh-uh, uh-huh. you see? switching to poise helps make life easier. roll that thing! get 3 in 1 protection for dryness, comfort, and odor control. and unlike period pads, poise thin shape pads have thin flex technology. seize youroise moment at poise.com. make delicious recipes that are lighter in calories and added sugar when you use splenda no calorie sweetener. think sugar, use splenda mmmm mmmm....mmmm mmm mmm mmmm mmmm, yoplait we offered women a mystery beauty treatment. right now? yeah! that sounds great! could they guess what it was? very rich and smooth. really creamy. i keep touching my face.
9:12 am
what?! wait! just water was added to this? my skin definitely feels much more radiant. that sense of having like smooth dewy skin only dove has 1/4 moisturizing cream for smoother, more radiant skin. dove, your daily beauty treatment for radiant skin. give extra. get extra. soup and sandwich and clean and real, and feeling good, sort of. and 500 calories or less.
9:13 am
at panera. food as it should be. is your head so congested it's ready to explode? you mabe muddling thugh allergies. try zyrtec -d to powerfully clear your blocked nose and relieve your other allergy symptoms. so, you can breathe easier all day. zyrtec -d. at the pharmacy unter. / i ink the reception for this product is overwhelmingly positive. this toothpaste, sensodyne repair & protect can actually repair and protect sensitive teeth. and asong as they brush twice a day, everyda then they n expect to continually have that reparative layer of protection against sensitivity. sensodyne repair and protect has clinical evidence showing how effective it works. i know that dentist recommend sensodyne repair & protect. okay.
9:14 am
film "lord of the rings," and a plane crash on "lost." now, dominic monaghan is a real life adventurer and he's taking us along. >> travel channel's "wild things with dominic monaghan." he explores landsquapcapes and wildlife s >> do you do moray eels? >> they have a reputation for going after divers and people in the water, which isn't necessarily true. they are a fantastic looking animal. big creature, as well. if i was to swim over the creature, it might defend its territory. it would give you a nick. the biggest shark in the world, harmless creature, only eats plankton. it's big enough to accidentally swallow you and not know. >> jonah. >> you have to be careful where you put yourself in that
9:15 am
amazing creature. >> you interact a lot with children. >> love people. >> africic rock python? >> it's the largest snake in all of the african continent. this guy unfortunately had been stabbed by a local guy in his chicken coop. it was eating his chickens. the children were scared. the snake is scared because he thinks he'll be stabbed again. we do minor surgeryn this guy anddend him up tree. >> let's bring in our first animal. >>hat's interesting about this creature. >> he's hungry. >> this is a rodent. they're relate to hamsters and guinea 0igs. >> you can see it. >> he's a prey animal. they're skiddish. they're eaten by crocodiles and stuff. they can be known to be a little shy. they make an adorable noise when you stroke them, make them feel good.
9:16 am
interested in biting humans. they live close to the water's edge. can you imagine, this is a rodent. it's the same family as -- give him a stroke. you can be brave. only a rodent. >> a dent. >> on his head here. >> he's interested in eating his cord. >> let's bring out the next. >> is that a stroke? >> hey. let's bring in the lemur. >> so glamorous. >> lemurs of madagascar. >> with the anime classic, "madagascar," kids know about this creature. they're off the coast of africa. a primate that evolved $% completely separately from other primates. has a little b b of a dog-like face. >> is that a gummy bear? >> love candy. smart creatures. they're in big social groups.
9:17 am
>> all hail king julius. >> how beautiful. >> soy. >> he's a glamorous creature. >> beautiful. >> he has a leash. >> who is our last person? >> last person? >> this guy, veryinteresting. >> so cute. >> they're found all over central america. let's see if we can get him on camera. >> are youdomini al will help. >> is that a ferret? >> raccoon-type creature. >> hear the claws? >> very, very sharp. feel how soft the skin is. you're okay. >> i just want to always know. >> come on now. and they smell absolutely beautiful. love honey. >> he smells like honey. >> fantastic climbers. loves my hair, for good reason. >> dominic monaghan, thank you.
9:18 am
scarar by harmless creatures. >> "wild things with dominic monaghan tonight on the travel channel. could there be weddingells for a "today" host? he's dating a diva. >> when your cold makes you wish... ...you could stay... ...in bed all day... ...you need the power of.... new theraflu expressmax.
9:19 am
one crest 3d whitemile... ...is all it takes... ...to turn the tables. crest 3d white toothpaste... ...removes 5 times more stains... ...than the red box. for a smile like that, crest 3d white... is the way to whiten. now you can create y yr own tour of italal from olive garden'most mouthwatering dishes, starting at $12.99. choose 3 of 10 classic favorites to enjoy on one,plate. ke our delicious new shrimp ravioli with lobster alfredo, a filled pasta like irresistible tortellini al forno, and a classic like creamy fettuccini alfredo. plus unlimited salad and freshly baked breadsticks. because the e st tour of italy is the one you create.e. only at olive garden. we're all family here. breadstick lovers, your new favorite lunch is here,
9:20 am
[ female announcer ] take skincare to ththnext level with roc multi correxion 5 in 1. proven to hydrate dryness, illuminate dullness, lift sagging, diminish the look of dark spots, and smooth the appearance of wrinkles. hi performance skincarar only from roc . see me. see me. don't stare at me. see me. see me. see me to know that psoriasis is just something thatat have. i'm not contagious. see me to know that i won't stop. until i find what works. discover cosentyx, a different kind of medicine for moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. oven to help the majority of people find clear or almost clear skin. 8 out of 10 people saw 75% skin clearance at 3 months. while the majority saw 90% clearance. do not usesef you are allergic to cosentyx. before starting, you should be tested for tuberculosis. an increased risk of infections and lowered ability to fight them may occur. tell your doctor if you have an infection or symptoms... ...such as fever, sweats, chills, muscle aches or cough.
9:21 am
if you have crohn's disease, tell your doctor as symptoms can worsen. serious allergic reactis may occur. see me. see me. see me on my way. find clear skin and a clearer path forward. for a different kind of medicine, ask your dermatologist about cosentyx. this morning we were so excited. we're launching the "today's take" facebook pagag >> look at us. we have our own page. >> to celebrate, we're giving away 25 prizes in 25 days. we will post one prize each day at faceceok.com/today's take. just head to the sweepstakes tab to enter each drawing. there will be a new prize each day at 9:00 a.m. entries end at 5:00 p.m. two big trips to win. first is new york city. you and a guest will be heading here for four days, three nights, overlooking the manhattannskyline. four-course dinner at the
9:22 am
tamron, let's look at the other prizes. >> okay, al. da, da,da, da. >> this could be yours. >> a nororc track. snow blower. k smart kmar slo cooker. >> koof feecoffee. amazon echo. >> so many things. >> these prizes are major. these aren't throw away scarves you will regift-gift next year. >> look, a book by al roker and deborah roberts. >> go to facebook.com/today's take. >> 25 prizes, 25 days.
9:23 am
after your pop fix. there's a story behind the silver of philadelphia crm cheese. it always begins with fresh, cal milk blended with real, wholesome cream. going fresh from the farm to our fridge in just six days. when it comes to fresh taste, nothing else tastes like philadelphia. [ julie ] the wrinkle cream graveverd. if it doesn't work fast... you're on to the next thing. neutrogena rapid wrinkle repair has the fastest retinol formula to visibly reduce fine lines andrinkles in just one week. neutrogena . grilled chicken and bush's baked beans. >>mom totally forgot to give us vegetables.
9:24 am
>>boo-yah. blow it up. bush's baked beans. slow cooked according to our secret family recipe with a hint of sweetness. they're the vegetable kids love. they're totally eating their vegetables. boo-yah. >>blow it up. whaaat? bush's baked beans. the veggie kids love. try our newest flavor, asian bbbb available for alimited time only. today, lawmakers meet to discuss the heroin and prescription drug epidemic sweeping the coutry. the senne judiciary commmittee is holding a hearing to see what congresss might be able to do to help. iowa senator chuck grassley chairs that committee. this
9:25 am
of public heath.... the number of overdose deaths related to heroin adnd prescription drugs more than quadruptled from 2005 to 2014... hazmat prodedures put in place after a suspicious substance is found at the easterniowa airport. this happened last night. according to the city of cedar rapids...tests overnight found the substance was not hazardous. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather. clouds and wind will increase temperatures will be mild today through the weekend and we will showers on caucus day. a large storm system is showing up on the computer models fo a lot of we'll b b back in 30 minutes, be sure to (donkey noise) (elephant noise) (mic screech) there's a big difference between making noise... (mic tap)
9:26 am
(elephant noise) (donkey noise) when it comes to social security, we need more than lip service. our next president needs a real plan to keep social sicurity strong. (elephant noise) hey candidates! enough talk. give us a plan. the american people can't afford to wait for ideas at sound good on per... but will never make it in the real woror.
9:27 am
paying for medicine and paying rent... can't wait. the single mom who desperately needs a raise... can't wait. the student with a mountain of debt can't wait. we can make real progress, right now. m caucusing... i'm caucusing... i'm caucusing for hillary clinton.
tv-commercial
9:28 am
taking a look at the headlines. two big airlines offering refunds to passengerer worried about the zika virus. united airlines says people booked on flights to areas affected by the virus can reschedule or get refunds. american airlines says pregnant women booked to fly to el salvador, honduras, gaudwith a
tv-commercial tv-commercial
9:29 am
the virus has been linked to birth defects. a u.s. task force is recommending routine screenings for all patients over the age of 18 and recommends all primary care doctors screen pregnant women and those who have recently given birth.h. current estimates are as many as 15% of new mothers suffer from postpartum depression. oprah winfrey is winning by losing. on tuesday, the weight watchers investor and partner posted on twitter by following the weight watchers program, she's lost 26 pounds and, yes, she has eaten bread every day. after that singletweet, t t company's market value jumped up 20% and helped oprah earn more than $19 million in one day. that's a good thing. a new study finds three popular methods for quitting smoking have the same success rates. researchers from the university of wisconsin looked at 1,000
tv-commercial
9:30 am
cigarettes and compared nicotine patches and a quitting drug. 1 in 5 was smoke threefree a year later. what's the favorite comfort food in america? the big winner is, you guessed it, pizza. according to a new poll, out of 2,200 adults, 15% said pizza is their favorite comfort food. almost double than any other food. chocolate and ice cream tied for second. a rare giraffe standing above the crowd at a national park in tanzania. this is a 15 month old white giraffe. she was spotted th month by phphographers from the wild nature institute. it's the second white giraffe to be seen in the park in the last 20 years. she was named after a brand of deter let's get a check of the weather from al.
9:31 am
we've also got high surf advisories along the southern florida coast. coast. what is that button? this counts our likes. let's see here. new "today's take" facebook page. 7,300. go to "today's take" on facebook.com/today's take. hit it again. let's see. this is fantastic. i love this thing. oh, my gosh. it's like the easy button. only better. by the way, we get to a million, we're going to pull a random viewer's name out of a hat. i'm coming t t do weather at your place. i think i problembroke the box. that's what's going on around the country. wow, we spared no expense for the box. that's what's going on around thesee more flurries. temperatures will
9:32 am
week. stormtrack7 live weather network cameras are shshwing a lot of improvement over yesterday, although there are still some slick spts. temps are mainly in the 20s but will drop into the teens as some clouds clear out, like they have in the western part of the state. winds are light right now, but will pick up from the southwest later today and be fairly breezy again. thee >> don't forget, 25 days of prizes. a prize every day. natalie is already into the popcorn. >> sorry, whoever. you're not winning the popcorn. >> facebook.com/today's take. >> catch, al. nice! money shot. >> tamron? live tv, folks. >> you are a king. that's incredible. i'm sorry. hey, it's pop fix time. i think i've got a way to
9:33 am
we'll see what happens. ryian -- rihanna keeps teasing fans about an upcoming album. she tweeted this picture. listening to her new album. it's the insane headphones that have attracted so much attention. the crown on her head, they are by dolce & gabbana. embellished d th crystals. $8,895. it's not in our facebook give away. but we are guessing rihanna's new tracks will sound just as good on your regular ear buds. while no release date is set, just this morning, she dropped a single. it features drake. i love how we call him a canadian rapper. she's teaming up with him. late last night, kanye west
9:34 am
his upcoming album from swish to waves. there's also an dating track list. while hard to read, it includes scribbles from his wife kim and sister in law. in case you're wondering how big the new record will be for kanye, he put on twitter, this is not an album of the year. this is album of the life. grammy voters, take vote. he wants it for life. kanye will unveil "waves," seventh studio album, at madison square garden, during the premiere of his fashion line, season three. so major. is one of our "today's take" friends ready to head down the aisle? maybe not a date, but i i l lks like there could be wedding bells in store for one of our favorite guys in the world. john cena and his girlfriend of
9:35 am
look how things turned out on total divas on e. >> what do you want to talk about? >>i guess, where you stand with marriage and kids. >> you want to know if my mind change snd. >> i mean, i hate saying it that way, but i guess. >> at this point, in our relationship, in our lives, because of nights like this, when we have so much fun laughing with each other, because of moments like the afternoon when you fell asleep in my arms, the moments i spend with your family, would i love to marry you? absolutely. >> what the hell? >> i love you. and i love you more than i've ever loved anyone in my entire life. >> did he propose? what happened? john, please call us and let us know. did@you propose? we love you guys together. you just got a newdog. okay, that's riveting. al roker is going to do weather at your house. we're at 13,000 facebook members.
9:36 am
to pick two things out of my closet, two dresses, two shoes, you never have to wear them. there you have it. i have one d dss on the list. ahead, one of the fast-talking stars of "suits," gabriel macht, spills secrets ahead of tonight's premiere, after these messages. how many, gabriel? hit it. >> oh, gosh. don't ruin it. jane didn't like restrictions. not in life. and not when it came to watching her calories. why y ttle on taste? jane thought. that's why jane loves light & fit greek nonfat yogurt. bursting with rich creamy awesomeness and 12 gramsmsf protein. all for 80 calories. no settling here. what else does jane love? that you could win a fitbit flex from light & fit. learn more on specially marked packs. light & fit. feel free to enjoy. nivea in-shower body lotion. first i wash... then i apply it to my wet skin.
9:37 am
i quickly rinse off. and i'm ready to go. nivea in-shower body lotion -- in the body lotion aisle. you're looking to se money on yourr medicare part d prescriptions, walgreens says, carpe med diem. seize the day to get more out of life and medicare part d. just switch to walgreens for savings that'll be the highlight of your day. now preview the cost of aour copay before you fill. you can even get one-dollar copays o oselect plans. [ scanner beeping ] sir, could you step aside? "sir"? come on. you know who i am. progressive insurance? uh, i save people an average of over $500 when they switch? did you pack your own bags? oh! right -- the name your price tool. it shows people policy options to help fit their budget. [ scanner warbling ]
9:38 am
[ chuckles ] so, do i have the right to remain handsome? [ chuckles ] wait. uh-oh. weight watchers has changed. weight watchers all-new beyond the scale program puts the focus on you and not just the number on the scale. lose weight while eating healthier, with all new smartpoints. and move more by including fitness in ways s at work for you. see how good you'll feel with the new weight watchers beyond thecale program! join for free now and lose 10 pounds on us. i've smoked a lot and quit a lot, but ded up nowhere. now i use this. the nicoderm cq patch, with unique extended release technology, helps prevent the urge to smoke all day. i want this time to be my last time. that's why i choose
9:39 am
is your head so congested it's ready to explode? you may be muddling through allergies. try zyrtec -d to powerfully clear your blocked nose and relieve your other allergy symptoms. so, you can breathe easier all day. zyrtec -d. at the pharmacy counter. i'm going to share a photo of my eggo waffle when ititops up. that's so interesting honey because i'm going to share a photo of my eggo waffle when it pops up. l'eggo my eggo l'eggo my eggo (answering machine) hey! leave a message. hi, i know you're there, 'cause i can see you. i'm calling you to tell you to l'eggo my eggo! anncr: some things are too delicious to share. golden crispy, warm and fluffy eggo waffles.
9:40 am
gabriel macht has kept us on the edge of our seats, literally on the edge of your seat, on "siets" "suits." >> he plays harveyspeck torreter, who hires law school drop out. how, harvey i i trying to keep him calm after a secret is out. >> you're in the harvard database. you have a transcript. you're in the bar. you' a practicing attorney. those facts are real. just like every case you ever worked on and every person you helped along the way. >> harvey, the woman is not joking. >> the woman has to show you're a fraud. you're a lawyer and that's the way it's going to stay. don't forget, we don't need to prove you're a lawyer. she needs to prove you're not. >> gabriel mamat, good morning, sir. good to see you. >> nice to see you. >> this feels like this moment was inevitable over five seasons, like someone was going to expose mike.
9:41 am
>> well, i can't tell you that. >> i tried. >> if you think tonight is a good episode, you have to watch next week,, because i think next week, we find out. >> he gets arrested, right? mike gets arrested, going to jail. >> he goes to jail for a night. you just saw him. i get him out. but the next six episodes is really about, you know, this indictment. the state has indicted him with conspiracy to commit fraud. it's a house of cards that might crumble. we'll see if we can get him off. we've gotten everyone off in the five years, buthis is the highght stakes right now. >> you said the next six episodes, six must be your lucky number. you've been renewed for a sixth season. ^> that's right. => what is it about this show that you think hooks us all in? >> i think there's something about the elevated aspirational idea of who these people are. we're not real people, you know.
9:42 am
we try and ground the drama in reality, but these guys are super lawyers. superheroes of lawyers, in a way. i think at this point though, it has become more grounded than ever. that's what makes it more interesting. >> i'm curious when you take on a role like this, play a lawyer five seasons, do you feel like you understand it where -- do you have that swagger? i could walk into a courtroom and represent somebody? >> absolutely. >> get willie off on that charge he's facing? >> it's pending. >> ask what he did new year's eve. >> what'd you do? where were you the night of -- 2> no. >> not safe for work or tv to hehe. >> it was a long night. we'll talk about it later. right along the river. >> don't tell anymore. uld you get him off? >> i don't think so. did you say things i -- no,
9:43 am
it's not ever going to happen. >> where didid your brains go in the gutter? >> gabriel. macht. >> that wawa a "today's take" first and it has to be worth likes on facebook. >> guys, have we ever had a spit take? i don't think so. >>ou made "today's take" history. >> yes! >> that's worth at least 1,000 likes on facebook. >> thank you. >> good one. nice spray. >> did you rehearse that in the back? >> no, come on. this is my b. >> he's not acting. >> i fall on skateboards. >> last time you were here, you talked about how the set is huge. you shoot up in toronto and skateboard around. >> we do. i have not fallen yet. >> yet. >> i don't know how you recovered to ask that. my mind is just --
9:44 am
over your table here. >> we can sell that on our facebook page. we have gabriel's dna. >> gabriel macht, he wants to go, so we'll let him go. >> he doesn't want to do. >> "suits," terrific show, returns tonight at 10:00/9:00 central. good to see you. >> how manyyikes did we get? >> come on, slow motion. >> must like it. >> oh, that was the aftermath. >> here we go. >> oh! there's only one egg that just tastes better. so fresh from the farm. delicious. perfect. only one egg with momo great nutrition... like 4 times more vitamin d and 10 times more vitamin e. and 25% less saturated fat. only one egg good enough for my family. becaususwhy have ordinary
9:45 am
eggland's best. the only egg that gives you so much more: better taste. better nutrition. better eggs. i want a great shape. who doesn't? so i bike. i get all of my greens. and i try not to faint. this.. i can do easily. benefiber healthy shape. just a couple of spoonfuls every day means fewer cravings. plus, it's all natural, clear, taste-free and dissolves completely. it's clinically proven to keep me fuller longer and helps keep me healthy inside and out. benefiber healthy shape. this, i can do. find benefefer healthy shape ininhe fiber aisle. an ordinary jar of vaseline jelly. it's something we don't think about much. except when we've got chapped lips or a small cut. but for people living in areas of crisis, simple skin conditions can turn into serious issues. so we created the vaseline healing project a partnership with direct relief
9:46 am
so they can go back to work. or school. and that ordinary jar can make an extraordinary difference. soup and sandwich and somewhere to go, and clean and real and nowhere to be, and warmth and looking good, and sandwich and soup and inside jokes, and dan is back!
9:47 am
the clean pairings menu. 500 calories or less. at panera. food as it should be. you forgot the milk! that's lactaid . right. 100% real milk, just without the lactose. so, no discomfort? exactly. try some... mmm, it t real milk. lactaid . 100% real milk. no discomfort. look at this sweet face. so sweet. ok, we're going to need a napkin gooey, flaky, happy. toaster strudel. 7 days ago, phil wasn't thinking about dancing. he was thinking about his joints. but now he's taking osteo bi-flex, and noticing a real difference in his joint comfort. the feeling originates in this area... spreads throughout the body... to here, inducing hilariously high levels of embarrassment in his son. he knows it's working by that look
9:48 am
you were madadto dance, phil. so dance. shows improved joint comfort in just 7 days. osteo bi-flex. made to move. we're kicking off a three-day series called chill wut. today, it's about keeping the cold air from getting into your hoho. >> here to show you howo do it is the host of diy network's "desperate landscapes and man caves." good morning. >> good morning. let's talk about snow removal on roofs. willie learned the hard way. you have to get that out. >> actually, don't get up there. you think you want to get up there. we were hit heavy with all the snow. this is one of thosos things that people don't think about. instead of getting up, stay on the ground. >> what's the best thing to use to get up there? >> this is a good example. this is a snow roof rake. feel how likeght it is. >> very, very light. >> sturdy.
9:49 am
it has wheels onhe bottom. you can stand on the ground, put this up and rake the snow off. it prevents snow load, something that can do a lot of dadage. ice can do a lot of damage if you don't let the sun get to it. you can get this on roof rake.com for $49. >> i didn't realize until it was too te, but the water followed the beams into the living room and creates a puddle. >> freezing pipes? >> another probl, plumbe mplaining they haveveo gon ll after call. i've installed many, many miles of this. this is frost king's water pipe heating cable. basically a cable. this is aood example of how it works. goes on straight. you tape it every six inches with electrical tape. makes contact with the pipe and you continue to tape it. followed up by 1/2 insulatioio and thth plastic over the top. easy to do. it has a light indicator on it, which tells you there's power to
9:50 am
you want to plug sbietinto a gfi outlet. >> exposed pipes? >> anything a cold zone, which is important. those will freeze. any time you can do this and prevent that, the heat is going to keep the pipe warm and prevent it from freezing. >> outside spigots? >> this is great. feel how easy it is. >> water resistant. pull it over and you're done. >> warming up the indoors. sometimes there are drafty areas. this is a heater you can install on the wall, right? >> i love this heater. this is 100% convection heat. the only one on the market that does this. cold air drops and hot air rises. the cold air works to the bottom, comes out the top. convection heat so there are no fans. put nitit in a bedroom. we've had the cold room and the warm room. >> unsafe board heating.
9:51 am
this is a plug-in. it mount to the wall so there's no worry about tipping it over. built-in switit. >> it's safe, great. >> 100% convection. safe for kids and cool to the touch. >> more important. >> this is an envi heater.. $140. >> drafty windows. >> a lot of people, you know, energy-efficient windows, don't have it. this is a 3m window kit. >> sheetf plastic. >> the good old dryer. turn this on. r it's done, you see the wrinkles disappear. simple to apply. any window, different sizes. $20 to $30, depending on the size of the window. good for windows that are drafty. >> we're out of time. but the rest of your tips are on our website. today.com.
9:52 am
this is "today" on nbc. let's see how our facebook page is doing. >> here we go.
9:53 am
>> 18,000. >> short period of time. >> keep it going, folks. >> facebook.com/today's take. 25 days, 25 prizes can be yours,s, including a trip to new york the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world... and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. everyday. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again... the secretary of state who stood up for america,
9:54 am
is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyone privatize social security and medicare... or shut down anned parenthood.... she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women... and stop the republicans from ripping all our progress away. so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe... and build a stronger economy... hillary's the choice... i'm listening to y, i'm fightingngor you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver. i'm hillary clinton
tv-commercial
9:55 am
the city of waterloo will be monitored closely following allegations of violating the u-s clean water act. the city is signing an agreement. sewer projects will be watched closely...as the city must upgrade its system. the ciciy says sewer overfloww into the cedar river in 2008 and then two years later were caused byflooding which overwhlemed the sewer system. if the city does not make proper adjustments, it could face fines. cedar rapids school board member are considering changing the district's schedule for next school year. the change would give students about a two-hour late start every monday, instead of an early release on wednesday. some parents raised concerns about the new proposed schedule. the school board will make a final decision in february. now, let's go to eileen with a at weather. clouds and wind will increase today along with the chances of flurries for the afternoon. temperatures will be mild today through the weekend and we will be mainly dry. rain shoers on caucus day. a large storm system is showing up on affect us. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be sure to check kwwl dot com for the latest news
9:56 am
got you there are those who say we cannot defeat a corrupt political system and fix a rigged economy. but i believe we need to lift our vision above the obstacles in place and look to the american horizon. to a nation where every child can not only dream of going to college, but attend one. where quality healthcare will be a birthright of every citizen. where a good job is not a wish, but a reality. where women receive equal pay and a living wage is paid to all. an america where after a lifetime of labor, there is time for rest and grandchildren. a nation that defends our people and our values, but no longer carries so much of that burden alone. i know we can create that america if we listen to our hearts. and that journey begins here in iowa. i'm rnie sanders. approve this messagege
tv-commercial tv-commercial
9:57 am
thank you. . > from nbc news this is "today" with kathie lee gifford and hoeta kotb live from rockefeller plaza. >> wine day wednesday. midweek, january 27, 2016. jenna bush hager filling in while kath takes time off. this is sean mendez.
9:58 am
last summer."
9:59 am

123 Views

info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on