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good morning. breaking overnight. the birther issue is back. does donald trump believe the president is an american? his campaign says yes, doing damage control after trump himself refuses to answer the question in a new interview, and hillary clinton, facing a tightening race, sei >> this man wants to be our next president? >> what is trump's strategy? we'll have the latest. burn notice. a new federal recall of those samsung phones blamed for sparking dozens of fires. this morning, growing concerns that other models could overheat as well. life in lockup. a revealing new look at what o.j. simpson's life is like now behind bars.
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coaching other inmates. and why wasn't simpson allowed to watch the tv series about his murder case. and miley mania. miley cyrus grew up before our eyes and became one of the biggest stars of music and tv. ? ? we can't stop ? ? we won't stop ? >> now she's taking her talents to "the voice." >> i want you on my team so bad. >> but not before she mak live stop right here in our studio "today," friday, september 16th, 2016. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie, live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. what a pretty day. good morning, everybody. it is friday. we've got willie ending the week for us with matt off. he'll be back next week. another busy morning in
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head again as donald trump is asked whether president obama is born in the united states and will not answer the question. there is a lot more to get to. starting with the battle for the white house. the election, by the way, 53 days away. this is the state of the race. hillary clinton beginning her day of campaigning in washington, d.c. she's speaking at the black wom women's agenda symposium. and michelle obama will attend an event for hillary clinton in virginia. donald trump starts off with an heading down south for a rally in miami. >> frump now leads in likely voters nationwide, a one-point advantage, 46%-45%. lots to get to on a friday morning. this is our decision 2016 team. starting with nbc national correspondent, peter alexander. peter, good morning. >> reporter: hey, savannah, good morning. donald trump will be here at his hotel in washington, d.c. this morning for a campaign event.
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publicly say that he believes that barack obama was born in the united states. he's refused to say so as recently as this week. he's refused to say so repeatedly over the course of this campaign. he was one of the nation's most prominent birthers. it actually launched him into national politics. his campaign is hoping with its new statement on his belaugh they'll help put this issue to rest. with donald trump fanning the flames of the birther movement for years, his campaign, over fires. the trump team issuing a reversal saying, "mr. trump believes president obama was born in the united states." the statement also crediting trump for a "great service to the president and the country" by getting president obama to release his birth certificate and falsely accusing hillary clinton's 2008 campaign of first raising the issue. notably the statement comes from the campaign, not from trump himself who in a "washington post" interview just 24 hours earlier still refused to say
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u.s. i'll answer that question at the right time, he said. "i just don't want to answer it yet." with the race tightening, trump is trying to seal his biggest deal yet. >> you better make sure i win on november 8th because i'm going to have wasted a hell of a lot of time, energy and money. >> reporter: even as trump touts new momentum, a new polls shows 61% of likely voters believe the insurgent outsider is not qualified to be president. a majority say trump transparency than his democratic rival. thursday night in new hampshire the billionaire ditching reporters arriving before the press plane. >> they called us and said, could you wait? i said absolutely no. let's get going. >> reporter: in an economic speech, the businessman promising to create 25 million jobs. but offering few specifics. late thursday, trump also standing up for his adult children. >> boy, the press likes to hit them and they're such good kids. but they can take it. >> reporter: that just hours
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made about clinton. >> the media has built her up, they've let her slide on every indiscrepancy, on every lie, on every dnc game trying to get bernie sanders out of the thing. i mean if republicans were doing that, thetdy'd be warming up th gas chamber right now. >> the antidefense nation league demanding an an popology. don junior tells nbc news the he was referring to capital punishment. this morning the white house is declining to comment on the statement but this birther issue was always viewed as a rishlly charged insinuation. in that new interview out this morning, donald trump says that his support among african-american voters has come up "like a rocketship." in fact, his support with african-americans stands at just 6%. exactly what mitt romney got four years ago. >> peter, thank you very much. hillary clinton was quick to
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controversy. she returned to the campaign trail for the first time since taking a few days off to recover from that pneumonia. nbc's kristen welker is in washington for us. kristen, good morning. >> reporter: willie, good morning to you. with her poll numbers lagging, hillary clinton is aiming to get back on message today but she's also wasting no time pouncing on trump's latest controversy. >> reporter: hillary clint hillary clinton back on the trail and taking aim at donald trump for again refusing to say president obama was born in the united states. >> he still wouldn't say america. when will he stop this ugliness, this bigotry? >> reporter: and clinton's campaign lashing out after the trump campaign released a statement trying to walk back trump's comments. clinton's spokesperson tweeting out overnight, tweet needs to say it himself on camera and admit he was wrong for trying to delegitimatize the country's first african-american
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conclusively in november in an election that sends a message that even he can hear. >> reporter: clinton also poked fun at one of trump's surrogates. >> if you do something about it, you're going to have taco trucks every corner. >> reporter: who warned of taco trucks on every corner if clinton's immigration plan is enacted. >> i personally think a taco truck on every corner sounds absolutely delicious. >> reporter: her opening act thursday -- president obama -- who also had harsh words for the gop nominee. >> we've seen this anger and vitriol before. we can't let that brand of politics win. >> reporter: clinton resetting her campaign thursday. ? i feel good ? >> reporter: following three days off the trail after being diagnosed with pneumonia. >> even i had to admit that maybe a few days of rest would do me good. >> reporter: clinton also trying to reverse these damaging optics by touting her strength.
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quitting. and i will never give up. >> reporter: and president bill clinton giving her an assist, defending secretary clinton when she was criticized after calling half of trump's supporters deplorable, a statement which hillary clinton retracted herself. >> she did what any grown-up would do. you cannot be in a presidential campaign where you, your family, your friends have been debased, demeaned, vilified, called crooked. >> reporter: clinton trying to reassure jittery democrats who are nervous over those tightening polls yesterday telling reporters she always expected this race to be close. today she will be here in washington, d.c. on monday she heads to philadelphia to court those all-important millennial voters, some of whom are veering toward third party candidates. willie? savannah? >> kristen welker, thanks. mark halperin, steve
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head again. but in some ways it never went away because trump has been asked repeatedly over the course of this campaign, do you still have concerns, do you still think maybe president obama is not an american citizen. and he always dodges the question. and now you have the campaign saying, oh, no, he does. i mean what's going on here? is he trying to have it both ways, i guess is the question? >> he has been up until now but i think we've reached the point where he has to say it himself. he's made the point in the past, "other people don't speak for m me." i think he will. he risks alienating those who liked him for his posture. >> he has been given an opportunity over and over again as recently i guess as yesterday. >> two reasons. he doesn't want to alienate people who still believe president obama was not born in the united states. the other thing is what is trump's campaign about fundamentally? strength. this would be the biggest admission of being wrong about a very important thing for his political arc that he's ever
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i think he will. >> you talk about a day of mixed messages from the campaign, kellyanne conway comes out and says, yes, donald trump believes president obama was born in the united states. donald trump says, i'm not going to answer that question right now. i'll answer it when the time is right. later a statement from the campaign said, actually, donald trump should be given credit because he forced president obama to produce that birth certificate. what is the answer? will we get clarity on that today from the candidate himself? >> let's be clear on what happened here. when donald trump made that campaign on the birther issue a fe p produced a birth certificate, donald trump didn't stop. he kept talking and tweeting for years after the fact saying that he was turning up new information that the certificate the president produced was false. so this narrative they are trying to put out there this was donald trump trying to do some sort of public service -- he took something happening sort underground in 2008, 2009, 2010 and slowedexploded that on to t
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address this today how exactly he will phrase this. this is not something at all he seems happy or eager to do. >> no matter what donald trump says, whether he acknowledges what his staff says on his behalf or not, it is going to be another test for the country and the media what can he get away with. >> let's talk about the polls. they are tightening significantly. i think that's the trend in every poll, whether it is a battleground poll or a national poll. you have a lot of democrats who are saying, do we prematurely celebrate here? trump can >> he can win and you are seeing even some republicans who don't like trump at all saying that. some prominent columnists. hillary clinton came out yesterday and was very good. we're not talking much about it because of this birther thing. after three days of reflection, she realized i can lose this. the only way i can win is i have to fight for it. that is a reality for democrats. watch to see in the next few days is she consistently fighting to win this? because if she doesn't consistently fight to win it, she could lose. >> who does she have to convince
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ohio, florida, iowa, states like that getting very close? >> this is the new dynamic now. the name of the game for trump is flip blue states. he now leads in the average of all polls in florida, ohio, iowa. that's not enough to get him to 270 but he is closer to that number than he has been this entire campaign. >> things getting very interesting again. we'll wait to see what trump says today on the birther issue. a major development this morning to tell you about involving those samsung galaxy note 7 phones that the consumer product safety commission is now issuing a formal government recall saying the devices pose an immediate risk and should not be used. nbc's tom costello on the story for us this morning. tom, good morning. >> we can't even get our hands on one to demonstrate because they've all been recalled. over 1 million phones involved in the recall. the government now telling customers nationwide, return
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>> reporter: for the biggest cell phone manufacturer. >> just wanted to post this and share what just happened to my note 7. >> reporter: what began as a big black eye is now an official government recall. roughly 1 million galaxy note 7s in the u.s., 2.5 million worldwide. samsung says it has 92 reports of the phones overheating. dozens of reports of fires. including a garage that burned to the ground in south carolina. and a jeep that was charred and gutted in florida. >> such a serious fire hazard, i am urging all consumers, all consumers to take advantage of this recall right away. >> we apologize, especially to those of you who were personally affected by this. and we will work every day to earn back your trust. >> reporter: samsung blames the fires on a defect inside its lithium ion batteries which operate at a very high 4 volts.
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ion batteries is potentially a lot of energy is stored inside a tiny little device. >> reporter: samsung says the replacement phones arriving wednesday will come with new batteries made by a different supplier. meanwhile, concern this morning about other samsung models that may also catch fire. in new york, a 6-year-old suffered first degree burns when a samsung core allegedly caught fire. in florida tuesday night, a car gutted by fire after another galaxy phone allegedly exploded. meanwhile, filed suit claiming he suffered second and third degree burns on his leg when his s7 edge caught fire. the cpsc says it is now looking into those reports as well. samsung declining to comment on those cases but tells me it is really only defective batteries in the note 7, which again is on the recall. customers can either exchange the note 7s for replacement or get a full refund. >> tom, the airlines had asked customers don't turn on the
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if you are on a plane. does that change now that there is an official recall? could it be airlines say don't bring them on at all? >> i think so. the faa now expected to ban the use of the note 7 onboard commercial planes. that's no longer voluntary. banning the use of them. the fear is that a run-away fire involving batteries onboard a plane is just extremely dangerous. >> terrifying to even contemplate. thank you so much. now to the frightening scene here in new york city on thursday. a man attacked an off-duty police officer wn cleaver. it happened near penn station at the height of the evening rush hour. police say officers confronted the man when they saw him trying to remove a boot from a car he apparently was living in. this video was taken moments before police confronted the 32-year-old. when they approached him, he pulled out an 11-inch meat cleaver and ran. after a brief chase, the suspect hit one detective in the face with the cleaver. three police officers opened fire wounding him. he is in critical condition.
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serious condition. also this morning, the house intelligence committee is urging president obama not to pardon former nsa contractor edward snowden. a committee report accuses snowden of leaking information that caused tremendous damage to u.s. national security. the report says snowden is not a whistle-blower as he claims. a bipartisan letter sent to the president says that snowden's claim that he disclosed information to protect americans is "undercut by his on that report and calls his client a genuine american hero. a school bus driver in new jersey is out of a job this morning after dramatic video surfaced showing the driver swerving across the yellow line into the wrong lane to get ahead of a slower moving fedex truck. the bus company said it fired the driver wednesday night after seeing the video. there were no students on board at the time. fedex says it is looking into the incident and police are
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che check of the weekend weather. >> the weekend is looking 50%-50%. for this morning, most of the heavier rain is up near green bay. des moines seeing some of the heavy rain as well. it will approach big cities of chicago and st. louis later on today with isolated stronger storms, though nothing looks all that severe. we still will have heavier downpours, you could see a gusty as we start off the weekend, it clears out back through the midwest. but then showers move into the ohio river valley stretching down into western kentucky and western tennessee by saturday evening. as we go into sunday, that's when the rain is going to make its way up and down the east coast. it is actually much needed rain because we've got extreme drought conditions, especially across parts of eastern new england. we could see as much as a hal half-inch, up to an inch of rain. again, that is much needed and
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>> chris: good friday morning, everyone. a beautiful start to the day. cold start to the day. we warm up nicely. the high pressure controlling the board. more sun than cloud cover throughout the day. temperatures back to the 70s. good-looking start to the weekend. second half of the weekend we feature some scattered showers and heavier rain working in sunday night into monday morning. could be beneficial with a few towns picking up over an inch of rain through monday morning. temperatures this afternoon 70 at the coast.
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>> and that's your latest forecast. >> dylan, thank you. coming up, a day in the life. a revealing new look at how o.j. simpson spends his day behind bars. . on "rossen reports," hackers using your computer's webcam to spy on you. what the fbi director does to protect his privacy and says you ought to be doing, too. but first, this is "today" on nbc. narrator: over and over it's been their agenda: nd planned parenthood. kelly ayotte and washington republicans voted 6 different times to defund planned parenthood. they're on a crusade to block services new hampshire women and families depend on: cancer screenings, birth control, basic women's healthcare. kelly ayotte and washington republicans have put defunding planned parenthood at the top of their agenda... and it's time for that to change. i'm maggie hassan and i approve this message.
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>> this is 7 news now. >> nancy: good morning to you. coming up at 7:30 on this friday morning, chilly start to the morning for this time of year. chris lambert has a check of the forecast.
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42 in norwood. 45 in plymouth. 57 in boston. some clouds mixing in with the clearer skies, but all in all seeing more sunshine than cloud cover throughout the day. pleasant start to the weekend. and it's the second half of the weekend we start the track some scattered showers in here. i think they become more widespread sunday night into monday. warm and dry by tuesday. >> nancy: chris, thank you. checking our top story, a rehoboth man will face a judge after police say he threatened to blow up a cumberland farms swat teams were called to end a staffoff with benjamin kimball on thursday. authorities say he threatened to use a lighter and gas hose to blow up the store. he's now facing 11 charges. and police are investigating an accident in medway. it happened early this morning on milford street. investigators say a car slammed enter a utility pole bringing down wires. there were no reports of any power outages and no word on whether anyone was hurt. i'm nancy chen. we're back i brenda willis: when washington bureaucrats threatened access to mammograms, kelly ayotte stopped them. david goethel: and when red tape threatened
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? i came in like a wrecking ball ? 7:30 now on a friday morning, the 16th of september, 2016. it is a beautiful day here in the northeast. we've got a big crowd out on our plaza. and, yes, miley cyrus is on her way. so the new coach on "the voice." she'll sit down and chat with us. >> you think a few of those people out there are here to see miley? let's get right to today's headlines. a new congressional report following a two-year investigation is slamming nsa leaker edward snowden. it labels him as a disgruntled employee and says despite his self-portrayal as a whistle-blower, most of the documents he stole had to do
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campaign says he believes president obama was in fact born in the united states. the so-called birther controversy reignited earlier today because trump refused to answer a question about his stance on whether the president is an american. and during a speech last night, hillary clinton using that controversy to blast trump. >> this man wants to be our next president? when will he stop this ugliness, this now to "today's" campaign moment. that honor today goes to jimmy fallon. look what he did to donald trump during his appearance on the "tonight show." >> can i mess your hair up? >> go ahead. >> yes!
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>> he patted it right back into place. turning now to a new look at o.j. simpson's life in prison as he nears the possibility of parole in the not-to-distant future. nbc's joe fryar has this one. >> expect to hear o.j. simpson's name a lot on sunday night. simpson won't be there, he's still p we are getting a detailed look at his life behind bars. inside nevada's correctional center, o.j. simpson lives in a space similar to this, sharing a bunk bed, sink and toilet with his cell mate. he starts his day much like anyone else, rising at 6:30, eating a breakfast of cold cereal, a muffin and fruit, before heading to his work shift. that's according to a story from the l."l.a. times," what life i like behind bars are for o.j. simpson based on interviews with
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>> we've been told o.j. is actively involved in the softball team in prison. he umpires. he does so the coaching. what he does not do is play softball because his knees are apparently in such bad shape after all these years in the nfl that they really are giving him a lot of problems. >> reporter: norm was simpson's manager. >> i think is he going to try to get himself into shape before he comes out. he's not going to want to come out looking the way people want him to look. >> reporter: simpson was acquitted of murdering his ex-wife, nicole b friend, ron goldman, in the '90s, he was convicted of armed robbery and kidnapping a decades later sentenced to at least nine years. >> don't! don't. >> reporter: interest in his life was heightens by the popular tv series, the people versus o.j. simpson." it is up for two emmys. including the man who played o.j., cuba gooden jr. >> reporter: but fx is not an approved prison channel so
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nor did he see the acclaimed documentary, "o.j. made in america." officials at the prison say it is not safe for inmates to see shows about a fellow inmate especially becauseyounger ones don't know his story. >> he's not very happy. what that's done is put back the murders right as he's going up for parole. in everybody's mind it refreshed it. >> the former football star is el when he's 70 years old. as for sunday's emmys, prison officials have not confirmed if simpson will be able to watch the show, assuming he wants to. it is up to each prison to decide if a program should be blocked. willie? >> the fascination with the o.j. case continues more than 20 years on. joe fryar, thanks so much. turning to dylan for a check of the weather and the rest of your forecast. >> we'll talk about the tropics for a little bit. we had tropical storm julia at one point off the coast of the carolinas. that's still sitting there as
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doing much. it is not going to do much. it is just going to move eastward out to sea. but now we are keeping an eye on carl. this could develop into a category 1 hurricane by the time we get to next wednesday. you can see it is mostly staying out over the water but running into some very ideal conditions for strengthening. so we have to watch that as it continues to move westward. certainly something we'll be keeping an eye on. elsewhere across the country today, we will see a perfect day across the northeast, up into new england. little bit chilly in the morning this morning, especiall northern new england. temperatures down across the southeast in the 80s. spotty showers and storms through florida, pockets of heavy rain down along the gulf coast but it is really this area through the midwest out ahead of this cold front where we could see some isolated stronger storms, especially chicago and st. louis later on this afternoon. nothing too severe expected but still keep an eye out for those storms. the west coast is absolutely >> chris: good friday morning, everyone. a beautiful start to the day.
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the high pressure controlling the board. more sun than cloud cover throughout the day. temperatures back to the 70s. good-looking start to the weekend. second half of the weekend we feature some scattered showers and heavier rain working in sunday night into monday morning. could be beneficial with a few towns picking up over an inch of rain through monday morning. temperatures this afternoon 70 at the coast. mid-70s inland. saturday the weekend pick. >> are you ready for sunday night, "football night in america"? we've got the packers heading to the vikings' brand-new stadium. they've been outside for the last two years but they are taking it inside. inside temperature will be like outside. clear and mild, low 70s. you can catch the packers and the vikings sunday night on nbc. coverage begins at 7:00 eastern with "football night in america" right after this. >> announcer: this be "sunday night football" weather is
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getting to chat with her. the new "voice" judge. we'll see her in a couple minutes. >> we'll talk to miley in a minute. but let's turn to this morning's "rossen reports." a new report from the fbi when it comes to computers, webcams and your privacy. >> "today" correspondent jeff rossen is here. >> very easy fix. if you are watching this at home right now you must think i'm in private in my bedroom, in my living room. you will a laptop open? you have a computer around? turns out hackers have gotten so good at taking control of our webcams remotely, even the fbi director himself is worried about his privacy. this morning, this simple and i do mean simple thing he is doing to stop it. and you can do it, too. it's as creepy as it gets. a stranger spying on you in your most private moments and you wouldn't even know it. in an instant, your computer webcam becomes a dangerous
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in real time. fbi director james comey making headlines today admitting he's just like the rest of us. >> you still have a piece of tape over your camera at home? >> heck yeah. heck, yeah. i think people ought to take responsibility for their own safety and security. there are sensible things you can be doing, and that's one of them. >> reporter: the threat is real. countless victims, including the former miss teen usa, cassidy wolfe. a hacker spying on her >> you would never think somebody would be watching you in your room and this guy had been. so the thought of that just was -- it gave me nightmares. >> how did you find out about this? >> i received an anonymous e-mail from an anonymous person. it basically was extorting me and blackmailing me. i saw that he had attached nude photos of me that he had taken in my bedroom. >> reporter: the hacker was later arrested and sentenced to prison. it can happen to any of us. while the fbi director now says
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lens, most of us don't. to show you the danger, before his announcement we had set up an experiment using this new jersey family. with the dad's permission, this stranger thousands of miles away broke in to their laptops and turned on their web cams. spying as the family eats dinner. spying on the teenage daughters upstairs. >> people who are victims generally have no idea that they are victims. >> reporter: luckily, that man is working with us. comput he sent them this innocent looking e card with a virus. >> there is a little link in the card. they'll see quacking ducks but in reality i've also loaded a trojan. >> reporter: giving him access to the webcam, even when the computer is in sleep mode. >> have a seat. >> reporter: we told the mom and their daughters we came over to do a general story about online security. ever any problems here? anyone ever hack into your
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>> no. >> reporter: remember, they had no idea days before we had been spying on them through our computer webcam. our interview over. we told the girls to go upstairs and wait in their room. then downstairs we let mom in on the secret. >> we actually recorded your family dinner the other night. no one was in your house but for you guys. >> it's really creepy. i mean my children are on their computers in the evening in their bedrooms and i'm a little fr >> reporter: but watch what our expert does next. he hacks into the webcam in her daughter's upstairs bedroom. don't worry, our producer is there with them. >> we're watching them live right now inside their bedroom. >> i'm sick over it actually. i really am. very upsetting to see this. >> this time it was our security expert. next time it could easily be a predator. >> i actually appreciate it. i'm hoping i can learn from this and try to avoid this ever happening. >> so here is the take-away.
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it. here is my laptop. just put a piece of tape right over the lens. i hadn't done it before. if it is not enough that i'm doing it or the fbi is doing it, the facebook founder mark zuckerberg does this, too. this is the way to do it. >> thank you. they should make a little thing that goes over -- >> like a clip? >> yeah. i don't have words today but a thingamaji thingamajig. come standard or something so you have the choice. >> or just tape. >> or tape. >> but that is pretty scary. kids sitting up in their room doing homework or whatever you do in the privacy of your room. >> they'll find out your credit card company, they send you an e-mail, you think it is legit. >> quite a shot of me at 4:00 a.m. jeff, thanks.
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we're back at 7:50. in the orange room we find another of "the voice" stars. >> the highly anticipated new beatles documentary directed by ron howard tells the story of the band's touring years featuring really cool behind-the-scenes footage and other interviews. the late harrison represented on the carpet by their spouses, along with several stars like eric clapton, michael keaton, madonna. she was in her car preparing for the night by singing a little bit of the beatles classic. take a look at this. ? it's been a hard day's night ? ? and we've been working like a dog ? >> madonna sharing that video with the caption that read "feeling inspired."
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mccartney reflected on just how close the band members were back in the day. >> we were brothers. and we looked out for each other. and that was great. i can't say enough. i was an only child. i end up with three brothers. >> fans online were happy to see musicians come together. andy tweeting, always good to see a little lebeatlemania. the docta theaters today and it will be streaming on hulu tomorrow. >> carson, thanks a lot. just ahead, miley cyrus is here. she's live in our studio. so much to catch up with her about. she's look at all these purchases you made with your airline credit card. hold on...you only got double miles on stuff you bought from that airline?
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crash or whether anyone was hurt. and service is back up and running this morning on the orange line after it shut down overnight. passengers were escorted off the train and forced to walk on the tracks. the orange line was shut down in both directions between ruggles and back bay because of a police investigation. i'm nancy chen. we're back in 25 minutes with another update. see you then. vo: kelly ayotte says she's on our side, but on our rights, she's squarely with donald trump: trump: planned parenthood should absolutely be defunded. vo: ayotte agrees, voting six times to do just that - and both oppose our right to safe and legal abortion. ayotte: i certainly think that roe should be overturned... trump: ...there has to be some form of punishment. matthews: for the woman? trump: yeah, there has to be some form. vo: ayotte and trump: wrong for new hampshire women. women vote is responsible for
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it's 8:00 on "today." coming up, birther battle. does donald trump believe the president is an american? his campaign rushes to say yes after trump himself refuses to answer the question. and hillary clinton returns to the trail facing a much tighter olivia wilde starts the conversation about subway riders' refusing to give up their seats for an expectant mother. what's it really like out there? dylan finds out. >> my feet are killing me. do you mind if i go ahead? ? ? it's a party in the usa ? and from "party in the usa" to a party at "today." the one and only, miley cyrus, joins us live to talk music, acting and taking the judge's
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2016. >> miley cyrus! >> good morning, estes park, colorado! >> woo! >> happy 79th birthday, mom, we anniversary! hi, kids. >> i'm turning 50 on "today"! >> woo! good morning, everybody. it's 8:00 on "today." friday morning, it is the 16th of september. awesome crowd out here. they're boisterous. they're loud. they're excited. could be the weather.
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we also have miley cyrus here. we are excited about that. hey, miley. she's coming up in just a couple minutes. looking forward to it. also, the weekend is almost here. this morning, billy's in the house to give your party and the menu a huge upgrade. >> i just followed my nose there. they look really good. first let's get to the new >> reporter: good morning. this morning, we begin with the race for the white house. i'm hallie jackson in miami. and today, it is donald trump's birther past in the spotlight. the candidate hinting he may address this issue after his campaign says it is a reversal of trump's past position. still after years of questioning president obama's legitimacy for office, trump himself has said nothing so far. >> reporter: this morning, donald trump's birther
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spotlight. overnight, a spokesperson now claiming trump brought closure to the issue back in 2011. "having successful obtained president obama's birth certificate when others could not, mr. trump believes that president obama was born in the united states." trump's campaign saying what the candidate would not say himself. less than 48 hours ago, when "the washington post" asked trump if he believes president obama was born in hawaii. the response -- "i'll answer time." trump said, "i just don't want to answer it yet." trump's team also incorrectly blaming hillary clinton's 2008 campaign for stoking obama birther rumors. her current campaign now demanding trump go on camera to admit he was wrong about the president's birthplace. >> he still wouldn't say hawaii. he still wouldn't say america. this man wants to be our next
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this bigotry. >> reporter: clinton at a d.c. gala meeting backstage with president obama, back on the campaign trail herself for the first time since her pneumonia diagnosis became public. >> how are you doing? >> i am doing great. thank you so much. >> reporter: trump now hinting his rival's health may not be off-limits for long. telling the "post," "i'm a respectful person. that doesn't mean i'm going to stay there." the candidate telling the "tonight show" he curb his controversial comments. >> you say such shocking things. i can't even believe. >> but i'm trying not to. >> reporter: that interview with jimmy fallon turning messy and memorable. >> can i mess your hair up? [ drum roll ] >> yes! >> reporter: donald trump in new york there.
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washington, d.c., hinting he will make that major birther announcement before heading here to battleground florida. >> all right, hallie jackson, thank you very much. the federal government is warning a million smartphone owners to stop using their devices immediately. the consumer product safety commission has issued a formal recall for samsung galaxy note 7 phones. samsung says it has 92 reports now of the phones overheating. there have also been dozens of reports linking the phone to fires. samsung blames the problem on a batteries. replacement phones arriving next week will have new batteries made by a different supplier. a teenager is recovering this morning from facial injuries he suffered in a carnival ride accident and it was caught on camera. a 17-year-old boy on a ride called the scrambler. this happened at a festival in indianapolis. a metal bar holding a row of lights appeared to snap and hit him in the face. no safety citations were issued but officials did ask the
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fair. >> hope that little guy's okay. coming up, dylan will test out something we talked about on thursday's "trending." will people give up their seats for a pregnant woman, a question olivia wilde raised just the other day. plus, one couple's epic freak-out when they discovered a snake on their car. and miley cyrus is with us next. next. >> we got to mom said i could have a midnight snack. it's not even midnight, it's ten forty-three. well, let's have a ten forty-three snack. quietly, though. okay. yeah. mmmm. shhhh. the family favorite. yoplait. what do you call yogurt that comes in amazing flavors and packs 6 grams of protein per serving?
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offer his seat up to her on the subway. >> is chivalry dead? we decide to test that out with help from dylan and our buddy keir simmons. >> good morning. you guys think i have terrific manners which goes to show you don't know me. then we had to find somebody on "today" that was pregnant. dylan and i got together and hit the streets to see how busy americans a pregnant woman in need. pregnant actress olivia wilde shaming fellow subway riders. no big deal, able-bodied riders who won't give up your seat to a giant preggo. reactions ranged from unsympathetic, "i didn't tell you to get pregnant," to supported. "stand over their shoes and hope your water breaks." so here we are on the new york
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dreyer. we're going to find out whether people know how to behave around a pregnant woman. >> it is a good question. we'll see how it plays out. >> reporter: dylan had better luck than olivia wilde. >> thank you so much. >> reporter: but it still takes five minutes for someone to offer up a seat. >> oh, that would be great. >> reporter: on our second ride, a man stands up within seconds. >> oh, that's fine. thank you. >> i just wanted to say, you have pfe >> you are a good man. >> no problem. >> reporter: but what about help managing the stairs with luggage? more than ten people pass without a word. then -- >> need help with that? >> oh, thank you so much. >> you're welcome. >> reporter: another gentleman. it is a tricky business. it took me a while to remember
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>> i think it is really up to all of us to be more mindful of everyone we encounter during the day. certainly if it is a pregnant woman or someone who needs some help, snap to attention and help them out. >> do you mind if i go ahead -- thank you. w >> reporter: what we did find is that when she asked for help, people were extraordinarily kind. >> my feet are killing me. do you mind if i go ahead? thank you. i feel so awkward asking to cut the line because i >> you just wouldn't do that. >> reporter: >> people will often hold it inside and get angrier and angrier by what they see as someone else's inconsiderate nature when in fact the person really doesn't know. ask for the help that you need. get over any potential embarrassment there. simply ask. >> excuse me. >> reporter: turns out, people aren't that bad. they're just busy. but given the chance, most folks want to help. that's the ultimate test, isn't it? >> for a cab. >> can you get a new yorker to
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>> and one after another, they did. >> you are such good people! you have got such good manners! >> this coming from the londoner. >> there is actually a prize! i'm kidding, there is no prize. thank you, guys. >> those folks who said no, we didn't want to embarrass them. what's interesting is i was outraged. dylan was like, yeah, no, fine. >> i didn't think anything of it. i don't know if i really would let somebody cut me in line minutes. when he said no, i was like, all right. it's new york. >> i would never ask someone like, hey -- even for the bathroom. >> it was the most uncomfortable thing to say can i cut. i was doing a little test because i was holding my bag for about a half-hour. keir passed the test. >> i think people would have gotten up for dylan whether she is pregnant or not.
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humanity. >> everyone was very, very nice. >> you may go back to london and tell them how good we are here in america. "trending" today, we are getting a little help this morning from, none other than -- miley cyrus! >> a very early morning to you. >> are you a morning person? >> i'm kind of an all pretty good and i'm happy. >> she's up very early today to feed one of her millions of animals. >> go feed the pig is my first duty of the day. he's hungrier than me in the morning. >> she's talking about adam and blake. >> exactly. >> we will talk about "the voice" in a second. want to get you in on some of these "trending" topics. tipping is the first one. do you tip based on how you were treated or do you tip the same amount regardless of whether or
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>> miley. >> i feel like -- well, i know the story. i know what you're getting to. i read the story because i think it is very personal. i all of the time because i feel like i'm in a very fortunate position and sometimes people are having a bad day and you don't know what their day is like before they started their shift. so i'm usually pretty generous. but i feel like, i would think i would a total dork if i didn't, i would definitely -- >> the worst the more i tip. >> one nfl star was shamed on social media for leaving a small tip. deangelo williams ate in pittsburgh with a bill for $130. he left a tip of 75 cents. his waitress complained on facebook calling him cheap. after online backlash he tweeted the service was terrible. he waited an hour and a half. if it was good she would have
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let go by the restaurant and the owner saying the customer is always right. >> how long the food took is not her fault. >> i kind of feel at this point tipping isn't really optional. >> i'm with you on that. >> okay. how much sleep did you get last night? we really just want to know what miley does. >> i got like maybe five hours. is >> i'll tell you in a minute. >> i was out late last night so i only got three. we were at the zac brown band. >> i fell asleep at 6:30 last night. >> wow. >> dylan? >> what about you, mama? >> how about you?
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children. >> what's normal? >> six is the average. >> so many people will say i can function. i can function. i don't need a lot of sleep. people like bill clinton. marissa meyers. jay leno. these folks are all like, we don't need to sleep. i have a message. don't kid yourself. yes, we do. researchers say the magic number we should all get is -- seven. at least seven hours of sleep. they say if you do anythin reasoning are impaired. >> it is not like it is a good hard core rem sleep. you have little feet coming in -- >> pigged have four. it is a lot. >> carson, let's do "popstart!." >> mark wahlberg having a change of heart. he had been seeking a pardon
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a teenager in massachusetts in the '80s. the state's parole board said the actor didn't respond to a letter asking if it he wanted to keep his petition open so that matter has been closed. earlier this week wahlberg told reporters he regrets pursuing the pardon and said something good did come out of it like needing to apologize to one of his victims. this week we got the first trailer to the sequel of "50 for the most viewed trailer in 24 hours. 114 million views. that's 2 million more than "star wars." that movie from our sister company, universal, hits theaters in february. remember the first time we did our screening for "50 shades"? it was me, natalie and you and 1,000 female "today" show viewers. >> i watched it alone with matt. that's even worse. trust me.
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finally, victoria beckham on the streets of new york only like she can. have a look. ? >> that is victoria staying alive in times square with help from the beegees. her son brooklyn posted that video saying his mom is bringing fashion to the streets. that's your "popstart!" for today, guys. >> i like it. >> can we just keep that music going for the weather? that's one of my favorite son right? >> that's a good song to have stuck in your head. >> i really like that. i like seeing her have fun. you see so many people being serious. i think especially in fashion, it is way too serious. it just gives you standards that are unreal itsic and that you're not supposed to be smiling. i think laughing and having fun, that's really the most beautiful i've ever seen her be. very different. yeah. >> amen. we'll catch up more with you in
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showers and storms right through the middle of the country and those will continue to move towards chicago and st. louis and the rest of the midwest later on this afternoon. temperature rise, things are looking all right. it is very, very comfortable across the northeast and back through the ohio river valley. 70s and 80s. little warmer down south. slightly above average. but we've got 60s and 70s across the rest of the country and we are going to see a chance of stronger storms today. a few isolated severe storms, although we aren't looking at widespread severe storms today. just a heavier gusty gusty winds. >> chris: good friday morning, everyone. a beautiful start to the day. cold start to the day. we warm up nicely. the high pressure controlling the board. more sun than cloud cover throughout the day. temperatures back to the 70s. good-looking start to the weekend. second half of the weekend we feature some scattered showers and heavier rain working in sunday night into monday morning. could be beneficial with a few towns picking up over an inch of
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temperatures this afternoon 70 at the coast. mid-70s inland. saturday the weekend pick. >> and that's your latest forecast. savannah? >> all right, dylan. thank you. . as we all know from watching miley cyrus grow up in the public eye, she's already an accomplished singer, songwriter, actress and philanthropist and now she is adding a new title to her resume. >> miley's joining this on of "the voice." >> you look like a rock 'n' roll dolly parton to me. it was high and sweet but it had so much vibe and power. dolly did "stairway to heaven." that's my girl. i might have something perfect for you. can you just turn around and look at that screen really quickly? >> hi, everybody, this is dolly and you have just got to pick miley because she's my god
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>> any time you need it, you're like -- run dolly. >> i said i need an automatic dolly. >> that is why blake shelton is terrified of you. nobody even closely country was there and -- >> it's been interesting. adam is really competitive. i think alicia, too. that's not what really people know her for. greatest thing about "the voice" is we get to show people all different sides of us and our music knowledge beyond our genre. i've been really lucky because i think my team, carson, as you know, i think i have the most diverse team. all sounds. a little bit of efrg and very genre fluid, very open and very cool. >> which reflects your taste. >> what kind of coach do you think you are? what i love about "the voice," not saying this just because you're here, but it feels like the coaches really actually care. they want to be mentors. >> carson knows, i'm one that cries all the time because i get really attached.
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filming, i go there and i check in with my team and i'm constantly texting with them and making sure they feel good. just making sure that on the day there is no surprises. if they have any ideas, we work them out before and also i tell them we rehearse but it is about being spontaneous, too. when you're up there and in the moment, don't think so much about every little note you've been given. you have to have the freedom yourself. >> miley was a mentor on the previous season. as gosh, we've never seen an artist care so much, so fast. >> did he have to convince you though? >> no. i was convinced, because this show, i don't think people at home realize how real this is. i wouldn't be doing this if it this wasn't -- what it looks like is what it is. there are no producers coming up and telling me what to say or who to pick next. those blind auditions, you don't know who they're going to be when you turn around. it is all so real. even i came in with preconceived ideas of what i thought the show
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broken down by the time that i mentored. so i wanted to be a part of it. i also think it is a part of my philanthropy life. it's being there for people and encouraging them to be who they are. >> you are doing some acting as well. you're in a new series. tell me about it. >> i'm in a series called "cris "crisis" directed and starring woody allen. it's really parallel to what life is right now. i'm a female revolutionary character in the '60s but like people when they worked with woody, i think they want to hear you had to dig deep into this character and i didn't. because it was kind of written for me. he said that he kind of had me in mind when he was writing this because it is -- it is the same kind of politics that we're dealing with now. it was very strange to be watching current news and also reflecting so much on the past at the same time because there was so many rallies and things going on here in america at the time i was filming. so it was really incredible.
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liam hemsworth put up a really cute picture of you guys the other day. a throwback i guess to when you first met. >> yes. >> super, super cute. >> thank you. >> and everybody of course -- this is the part where i'm getting slightly into your business. they see a ring on your finger. >> this he see three rings. >> do you have anything to tell? feel free to tell. >> i go the this one because it was really cute. then i got this one because it was really cute. >> nothing else to say about the other? >> i didn't pick this out. >> that's really cute. >> "the voice" starts you said you don't do red carpets anymore. should i change the color of our carpet? >> is there an opportunity to be on the red carpet again? it is really not about the color of the carpet. it is more about the way that -- especially women we get yelled at to blow them a kiss. i don't feel like blowing you a kiss. >> you mean the photographers? >> yeah. they yell "blow us a kiss."
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put yourself out there for people to talk about. i don't want people to talk about what i wear. i usually don't wear too much. they make me wear clothes on "the voice" and the "today" show. but people are going to talk about how my necklace is backwards. >> what an awesome guest you
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>> this is 7news now. >> kris:. >> everyone. 8:27. chris, i was outside an hour ago. pretty cloudy. >> chris: one patch of clouds is west of boston through parts of the suburbs, but all other areas sunny. that sunshine is going the warm us up. look at the clouds we have extending enter northern rhode island. they'll dissipate. so i do expect mostly sunny skies for all of us this afternoon. temperatures mid-70s inland. upper 60s at the coastline. tomorrow looks great. scattered showers working in on sunday. and that includes the home opener out at gillette. >> christa: looks good.
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top stories now, a rehoboth man will face a judge today after police say he threatened to blow up a cumberland farms store. swat teams were called in to end the standoff with brian kimball on thursday. investigators say he threatened to use a lighter and gas hose to blow up the store. service is back up and running this morning on the orange line after it had to shut down last night. passengers had to be escorted off the train. they were forced to walk down the tracks. the orange line was shut down in both directions between and back bay because of a police investigation. everyone is okay after a two-family home went up in flames. two women were inside, but luckily both of them managed to
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ok. delicious. ice-t at a lemonade stand? surprising. what's not surprising? how much money marin saved by switching to geico. yo, ice-t! it's lemonade, man! fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more. >> it's going to be so fun, and so good. good morning, everybody. it's 8:30. it's friday, september 16th. it is a beautiful morning here on our plaza. we're so glad to have everybody along. charlie's here. >> coming up, you need convincing to actually take time off work. or maybe you want to go somewhere but you can't quite afford it?
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paying their employees to go on vacation. >> charlie's staring at miley a little too long. you can't watch football without something delicious to eat. we've got billy coming to the rescue with two recipes perfect for the weekend games. got a baby on the way? we're here with preparations with all kinds of nursery ideas. >> we don't have babies on by the way, you're about to find out, they don't come with an instruction manual, these babies. we rounded up some new parents. preparing for child birth, potty training, and colic. >> i don't know what any of these things are. >> i know. we have the best experts from experts and regular moms and dads. check it out at today.com. >> we'll tell you about colic later. how about a look at the
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the weekend, in the northeast especially where we are going to see some sunshine. southeast looks great as well with highs in the mid to upper 80s. we've got this stubborn cold front slowly moving eastward. it will bring some rain and thunderstorms especially through the eastern great lakes, stretching down through the gulf coast. behind it, it clears out very nicely with temperatures nice and mild in the 70s and 80s. it is going to make for a pretty rainy northeast and eastern great lakes, ohio river valley for sunday, especially during the afternoon with some but with the drought conditions, it is much needed rain. in the southwest it stays dry but sunny. temperatures in the 80s and 90s. we will start to see more rain work into the pacific northwest like washington and northern >> chris: good friday morning, everyone. a beautiful start to the day. cold start to the day. we warm up nicely. the high pressure controlling the board. more sun than cloud cover throughout the day. temperatures back to the 70s. good-looking start to the weekend. second half of the weekend we
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and heavier rain working in sunday night into monday morning. could be beneficial with a few towns picking up over an inch of rain through monday morning. temperatures this afternoon 70 at the coast. mid-70s inland. saturday the weekend pick. >> don't forget, check your forecast any time on the weather channel. savannah and willie? >> dylan, thank you very much. everybody needs a good vacation from time to time. now a growing number of companies are actually paying for their workers to take a >> reporter: employees at the company bamboo hr were already quite happy with their jobs when two years ago the bosses made a rather stunning announcement. >> i just started crying. >> reporter: her emotions were triggered by a new policy called "paid paid vacation." when employees take time off to travel, the company pays for the trip. $2,000 a year. >> there were great reactions.
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cheering. >> reporter: chief operating officer for the utah business says employees are now taking vacations they would have never taken before. >> if you just got a regular bonus, those go to groceries and braces. but when you have a bonus only available when you take a vacation. >> does it make you think i really finally can take a vacation? >> yes. i finally can. i can go. >> reporter: perkins and her husband dashed away to paris, their dream destination, while heather belated honeymoon 15 years after her wedding. co-worker juror doordan also sw the aloha state with plans of proposing to his girlfriend. >> oh, she said yes. we're married now. >> reporter: bamboo hr is bucking a national trend. one u.s. survey finds workers only take 51% of the eligible time off. we found a few companies
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which pays for one trip a year. >> while we think we're squeezing more productivity out of people, if they're tired you're not getting good work out of people. it is important for people to recharge. >> reporter: the company even puts together a yearly booklet with itineraries for trips across the globe, places like costa rica, iceland, croatia, south africa, china and more. >> it was awesome. >> the benefit kind of forced me to get out and experience the world. it is amazing. >> reporter: in san francisco, the clothing company beta brand regularly surprises employees with what they call a fly away. a vacation that starts almost immediately. back at bamboo hr -- have you started planning your next vacation? >> oh, man. there are so many things we want to do, so it is hard. i think i want to go to hawaii. we're ready for a tropical thing. >> reporter: a slice of paradise
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one is only 4 months old? >> two under 2. yes. i'm ready. >> i'm here to help you. we have a traditional nursery decor seat and modern decor. >> a lot of this is do it yourself. >> this is a canopy. this is something that was just made right out of tulle. the key here is this is fabric from the fabric store. we made a floral crown top because that's so popular right now. these types of colors are really soothing for the baby. stick with pastels. we actually pinned l.e.d. lights to this. one safety tip is to secure this on to the wall. you don't want your baby grabbing this and it falling in the crib. i want to show this as well. then this is so easy to do. it literally takes less than $10. the floral crown itself is like a floral garland wrapped around
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mesh lining? >> a lot of people don't know about this but they make these mesh liners which are breathable for your baby. if it rolls over to the edge of the crib, you don't want it to suffocate. definitely make sure to invest in a mesh liner and make sure your baby has that open ventilation. >> after people give birth, you are given a lot of flowers. >> sticking with the floral theme, we went with some floral them into art. i love the idea of taking the bouquets that your family and friends give you when you have the baby, drying them out and hanging them upside down in the nursery. this is a simple wooden plank. we hung the flowers just with some twine. and it is beautiful. it also has a nice floral scent for the baby. >> a nice natural scent, too. instead of the phony fragrances of all the wipes and everything. amanda on our "today" parenting
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repurpose an old curio cabinet. >> you can find these on craigslist, or a flea market. you may even have one in your house. this year we repurposed it into a dresser which is really great because it has see through windows. you can always see where things are. you don't have to dig through drawers. we painted the backdrop a light soft pink to match the theme of the nursery. you get that nice pop of color. >> i love that. mine if i had an open cabinet would just be a ball of organized. over here is more of a modern take on the nursery. i'll start with some of the wall decor because this is a little unusual. we used drawer knobs and turned them into these colorful pegs you can use for virtually anything. >> how do you attach those to the wall? >> use an anchor. change the screw in the back of the doorknob and it passes right into the knob. these cost literally dollars.
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if you need to. >> nice. then i see shapes and hexagons and triangle type shelving. >> geometric shelving is really popular in the decor market right now. i love the idea of playing it up for your nursery. use succulents. you can bring some of these natural scents in to the nursery with greenery. succulents are easy to keep alive. you don't have to worry about watering the plants which is always nice. if you do some of these geometric shelves, it is a huge en >> furniture wise, a nice space saver with the corner changing table. >> nurseries are usually the smaller rooms in the house. >> yes. it is very small. >> you into ed to maximize all the space you can. this is a corner changing table. it is so great. it comes with a hamper right underneath it because you are constantly changing your baby, of course, and it has everything you need. all kinds of compartments. fits right into the corner. amazing for maximizing your
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crib i got. it is a convertible crib and changes as the kid grows. >> the great thing about these -- this is the same crib that we used in the other nursery. you can see as an infant crib over here. it converts to a toddler crib. and then when your baby has outgrown the toddler crib -- notice the safety rail here so your child doesn't roll out of the bed like mine does -- then you can actually take that off and it turns into a day bed for an older kid as we. cool technology in here. i don't know where the monitor is. but this is more than just getting a picture of your baby. >> this is more than just a baby monitor. this is pretty new on the market. it is not only a video monitor that you can access from your phone, but it tracks your baby's sleep patterns and the movement. it knows how well your baby has been sleeping and it can give you a whole readout on how many times it woke up during the
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during the night. it is kind of scare are you but as a new mom -- >> i will take all the help i can get. >> you will rest better if your baby is resting better. >> this is fantastic. i'm definitely taking some of these ideas. thank you so much. we are launching our new "today" parenting team challenge for october. we want to see your best kid halloween costumes. upload your photos, vote for your favorites and get a little morning when this man is here. billy's here. billy's here. his one-pot chili recipe perfect narrator: "by almost every measure, public charter schools have been a success." "they are models of inspiration." with "impressive results" and "eye-catching educational gains." it's turned my son's life around. narrator: "charter schools amount to hope" for kids all across massachusetts.
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we're back now at 8:46 with a special edition of "today food." fall weekends are all about watching your favorite teams
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rocket in chicago is here with a great one-pot meal. >> what are we making today? >> this is one of my favorite dishes at rocket. it is hearty, it's got some spice but it is really healthy with ingredients like chicken, garlic, green peppers, jalapenos, tomatillos, all kinds of good stuff. first we're just something really easy here. season with a little salt and pepper. i'm using chicken thighs here. i like chicken thighs because they're just tastier. and we're just going to brown them on each side which will also kick up the flavor profile a bit. you're just doing this right here in your pot. you are going to use the same pot the whole time. once you brown it, it will look great. add some chicken stock to cook it all the way through.
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separate it. you can use turkey or pork, if you want, by the way. totally mix it up. then you go et to your vegetables. we've got green peppers, on yoenonions, just sweat that out to get nice and tender. then hit it with a little bit more salt. then just add the garlic, jalapenos for a little bit more heat, cayenne for some heat. you do it in stages because you want it to sweat at the appropriate rate and also get the good mix going. tomatillo -- >> you're putting some spice in here. >> i know. >> we are also going to be sweating at the appropriate rate. >> i know. then shredded chicken. you can use rotisserie chicken if you want to cut all those steps. or even leftover chicken. throw it all in. after about 30 minutes of turning the heat down and letting it simmer, now smell
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>> just let it go slow and low. chicken are break up, tomatillos will break down. add white beans, salt at the very end to taste. that's your chili, very healthy. but we could take it to the other level. if you want to drop it right on the nachos, i have amazing game dana chy nachos. >> guys? >> billy, you deliver. >> phenomenal. >> you see that big nachos in front of you? i'll show you how to make it. in these nachos, jalapenos, tomatillo salsa, cilantro. >> in addition to what we've made here. >> yes. once you've done that, serve it up as chili or on nachos. add sour cream. mix that really slow and at a
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add some chihuahua cheese. whatever you like. ready to go with the nachos. dig in. the guac. everything. >> talk about the key to stacking a nacho. sometimes it gets all dumped on the top and you are left but nothing beneath. >> you know what? this has some high walls which is nice. then you mix it up. then you just kind of slowly layer it in. you can't just go all once. then you got to serve it right away so you get the nice balance of crunch and soft. >> carson, i think we are making this when we watch the game this weekend. >> i'll go to the store right now. >> so good. >> thanks. great to see you. get the full recipe at today.com/food. try it sunday night when the green bay packers take on the minnesota vikings right here on nbc at 7:00 with "football night
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that was so good. yum! >> ate a jalapeno. my nose is running. >> are we doing birthdays right now? so let's show you some of the impressive folks that are celebrating a big birthday with
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first up, happy 100th birthday to march. this lucky lady is from clark, new jersey. she won $1 million from the new jersey lottery in 1999. lucky for her family, she generously shared her winnings. that's amazing. ruth stewart of barstow, florida is also 100 years old. she loves watching basketball and spending time outdoors gardening. happy 100th biry tennessee. he was a carpenter for 50 years and one of his favorite jobs was working on grand central station right here in new york. and a wonderful job he did. dorothy o'meara of became o of the oldettes bowlers in the country to bowl a game over 200. everett share done is 100
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of america for 70 years. caroleschobe is 100 years old. happy birthday to everyone. keep the celebrations going at tod today.com/celebrate. >> dylan, thank you. working weekend for you. >> we got "sunday today." looking at the big business of ride sharing apps. i sat down with the president and co-founder of lyft. >> k saying things to you. they put up billboards trying to lure some of your drivers away. what was your reaction? >> for the most part we are just focused on who we are and what we do. i think that's really paying off. i think the differences speak for themselves in how we focus on the people that are involved in our business. and the fun that we are trying to have in the process, versus a company that's just focused on the number and a transaction. we're focused on the experience.
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bigger than just -- talking about transforming cities. taking streets out of cities in the next 20 to 50 years and just making it pedestrian and ride sharing city. transforming the way we live. >> wow. >> a lot more of that on "sunday today." who knows what's coming up next hour? >> tomorrow is national gymnastics day. there will be gymnasts
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>> t-trouble on the orange line why some commuters were force towed walk off their train. the man at the center of an hours long stand off in court today. police say he threatened to
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samsung phones. the major recall that has retailers pulling some of them off store shelves and donald trump changing his message. why the further debate is back in the spotlight. >> sunshine and a crisp fall feel for our friday. but wet weather expected for the weekend. we'll time it out in the hour by hour time line.
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ask commuter concern on the orange line. why the mbtas forced to shutdown service. new details about violent attack in new york city. what we know about the man who went on rampage. the sox making just a wild come back. highlights from their big win over the 9:00 on this friday morning. tgif. >> kind of cloudy and cool start out there. at least in boston. >> very fall-like out there now. >> here's bri eggers with your forecast. >> incredible number to start your day. 50s in boston. 37 norwood. upper 30s for martha's vineyard as well. that crisp fall feel that we were tracking as well as yesterday. we will warm things up into the afternoon and we're all right

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