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same thing into tomorrow. 31. 29. that's it for friday. 21 on saturday. plummeting temperatures later in the day. single digit at night. windchills 15 to 20. sunshine for sunday. look at that. 18. >> cuddle up everybody. >> the "today" show is next. >> that's what's happening "today in new york." good morning. landslide. donald trump and bernie sanders win big in new hampshire. >> we are going to make america so great again. maybe greater than ever before. >> thank you, new hampshire! >> for hillary clinton, a crushing defeat. i know i have some work to do, particularly with young people. >> reason john kasich, energized by a second place finish. >> if you don't have a seat belt, go get one. >> marco rubio riding high after
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performance cost him. >> i didn't do well on saturday night. listen to this, that will never happen again. >> how will the outcome change the race? who stays in? who calls it quits? the candidates speak out today, wednesday, february 10th, 2016. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie, live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. good morning. welcome to "today" on a wednesday morning. >> we just gave away our lead guest. >> right there, donald trump, live in our studio. a man of his word. yesterday, he said, if i win, i'll join you in your studio. guess what? here he is. >> the big winner, wasn't even close on the republican side or democratic side. >> huge shifts on the left and the right. let's get to where things stand this morning.
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turnout, bernie sanders won over hillary clinton more than 20 points. hillary clinton conceded moments after the poll closed. >> things aren't closer on the republican side, at least at the top. donald trump doubling his closest competitor, the surprise of the night, john kasich. cruz finished third after a win in iowa. followed closely be jeb bush and marco rubio with chris christie in a disappointing sixth. >> we'll talk to trump and kasich in a moment. first, let's start with the democrats. kristen welker, good morning. >> what a night. the clinton campaign is waking up to the reality secretary clinton has a tough road ahead. right now, senator bernie sanders has more momentum. the campaign has been bracing for a loss but didn't expect
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>> reporter: riding a wave of anti-establishment enthuse iasm enthusiasm, bernie sanders trounced center clinton in new hampshire, turning his underdog campaign into a real fight. >> it is just too late for the same old, same old establishment politic politics. the people want real change. [ applause ] >> reporter: in a rousing speech that lasted nearly 30 minutes, sanders flexed his muscles, painting the win as a validation of his call to take on wall street and big business. >> together, we have sent the message that we'll echo from wall street to washington, from maine to california. >> reporter: and while secretary clinton's campaign may have been bruised, she tried not to show it. striking a note of confidence tuesday night. >> not whether you get knocked down that matters. it's whether you get back up.
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to the campaign tell nbc news top aids are taking stock of the strategy, including a sharper focus on wall street, a message that's rallied young voters around sanders. >> we also agree that wall street can never be allowed to once again threaten main street. i will fight to reign in wall street. you know what? i know how to do it. >> reporter: in a memo, clinton's campaign manager tried to calm jittery supporters. writing, the nomination will likely be won in march, not february, pointing to clinton's strength in super tuesday states, which are larger and more diverse, playing to her appeal among minority communities. >> we also have to break through the barriers of bigotry. african-american parents shouldn't have to worry that their children will be harassed, humiliated, even shot because of the color of their skin. >> reporter: while the campaign is trying to down play the loss, noting sanders is from
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clintons have strong roots here, too. new hampshire is where president bill clinton famously called himself the comeback kid, and where secretary clinton beat barack obama in 2008. >> thank you. >> reporter: but now, it's the place that put bernie sanders on the map. >> thank you, new hampshire! now, it's on to nevada, south carolina and beyond. [ applause ] >> sources close to the campaign say both hillary and bill clinton expressed concerns about the campaign. now, they're bringing on a new strategist, one of the top officials from president obama's re-election campaign. expect more outreach to the young voters who overwhelmingly prefer sanders. the only demographic clinton won with voters, 65 and older. senator sanders will work to improve his support among african-americans. today, meeting with reverend al sharpton. back to you. >> kristen welker, thank you very much. >> let's bring in chuck todd.
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moderator of "meet the press." hillary clinton knew she was going to lose. i don't know they knew they'd lose this badly. where do they go from here? >> they have to worry about a couple things. number one, not to panic. the worse it can get the more they panic. they have a money problem. bernie sanders out-raised her in january and will again. they don't have the ability to shoot out an e-mail and raise a bunch of money. the next contest is not south carolina. it's nevada. this is a race thatuddenly is very tight there. it's very possible sanders beats her in nevada, too. then that race takes the one in south carolina to a point it won't be so easy for her. now, she has to deal with outside forces she can't control. rumors about michael bloomberg, the former new york city mayor getting in. rumors about joe biden.
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if the campaign panics at any point, maybe overcorrects, it could be in even worse shape in a month from now. >> rest your voice for a second. we want you to comment on the republican side of things. donald trump topped the latest polls last night. 75 polls heading into the new hampshire primary. voters turned out for him in force on tuesday. nbc national correspondent peter alexander is already in the next battleground state, south carolina. >> good morning. south carolina, where the next primary is ten days away. donald trump likes to boast he's a winner and he proved it in a huge way last night. more than doubling his closest competitor, john kasich. this is a candidate who has re-defined republican politics and ran away with new hampshire. tell me it's a revolution >> reporter: donald trump, triumphant triumphant.
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great again. >> reporter: the brash billionaire turned politician, racking up his first win. >> we want to thank the people of new hampshire. right? do we love the people of new hampshire! >> reporter: extending an olive branch of sorts to his republican rivals. >> i wanted to congratulate the other candidates, okay? now that i got that out of the way -- >> reporter: taking aim at the democrat who carried new hampshire. >> i heard parts of bernie's speech. he wants to give away our country, folks. we're not going to let it happen. >> reporter: winning the war for second, ohio governor john kasich, whose optimistic tone resonated in an otherwise nasty primary. >> the light overcame the darkness of negative campaign. [ applause ] and you made it happen. >> reporter: earlier, he was reflective with nbc news. >> we plugged away and plugged away. the little engine that can. >> reporter: a week removed from an iowa celebration, marco rubio fell into fifth place,
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that his poor debate performance cost him. >> our disappointment tonight is not on you. it's on me. it's on me. i did not -- i did not do well on saturday night, so listen to this, that will never happen again. >> reporter: jeb bush, sandwiched in the middle of the pack. >> this campaign is not dead. we're going on to south carolina. >> reporter: bush aids telling nbc news, they're rising as rubio fades. ted cruz is looking for the first in the south primary next week. >> we go to south carolina, the palmetto state. washington liberals may find south carolina far less hospitable hospitable. >> reporter: cruz releasing a new ad, mocking the republican front runner. >> i got the trump action figure. >> no way, it's huge. >> what does he do? >> he pretends to be a republican.
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>> ted cruz, the worst kind of washington insider who just can't be trusted. >> reporter: meanwhile, chris christie lagging behind in single digits. >> just not enough. not enough tonight, that's okay. >> reporter: instead of a planned trip to south carolina today, the new jersey governor will head home, where he'll decide the future of his campaign. >> a tough night for chris christie and for carly fiorina and ben carson, as well. i flew down with john kasich from new hampshire overnight. he was clearly elated, even a little bit stunned by last night's results. as he told me, i think we're really on to something, with the positive nature of this campaign. matt and savannah? >> peter alexander, thank you very much. donald trump joins us fresh off the win in new hampshire. good morning. good to have you here. >> good morning. >> known you more than 30 years. you've always said you're a winner. last night, voters went into the polls and officially made you a winner.
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the people from new hampshire are great. i've had a bonding relationship with them a long time. i've been up there long before the political thing. we did better than anticipated. we would have rallies where ten times the number of people would show up than we expected. we got to see it from an early point. i think south carolina, frankly, is going to be similar to that. >> you doubled up on john kasich. you've said you are sure you can beat hillary clinton or bernie sanders. are you the favorite to be the next president of the united states? >> that, i don't know. i don't want to talk about favorites. i think we're doing very well. we have something special. two days ago, i was in south carolina and we filled up the stadium. it was packed with people. it's a movement. people want to see a smart country. they want to see us take the country back. they want great deals, not horrible deals. we lose money with trade. we can't win with the military. we can't beet at isis.
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not being able to beat isis. it doesn't work that way. this country doesn't win anymore. >> new hampshire reordered things. who is your biggest competition now, is it kasich? cruz in south carolina? >> great question. i think all of them. they're all accomplished people. they're governors and senators. they're all very good people. maybe, you know. but i think, probably, i wouldn't want to pick one. they're close enough, and we'll see what happens. they're all accomplished people. >> it's serious now, mr. trump. i mean, now people are going to take a good, hard look at you and say, can he be the leader of the free world? can he be our president? >> they've been looking at me, matt, six months. >> now this new hampshire win says, this guy is on track. when it comes to parents in this country, they want their kids to be able to look up to the president. they want them to be able to admire the president. you were on with us last week and we talked about being more subdued.
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more statesmanlike, more subdued. this week, you continued using some words, repeating a word that a supporter said to you at an event that i'm not going to repeat here. is that sats tatesmanlike? >> we had 5,000 people in a snowstorm, in a blizzard, and everybody was having a good time. a woman, not a man, shouted out this word, and then shouted it out again. >> she didn't have to repeat it. >> we had a good time and it wasn't the worst thing in the world. >> you're a presidential candidate and we have to bleep it, is that what you want to show? >> we were having a tremendous time, got a standing ovation. everybody was up and down, standing, screaming. it's one of the reasons i won. you have to be yourself. now, as i get -- look, i was a good student at the best school and all that stuff. i know what to do and whatnot to do. i will say this, as you get closer, you act differently. we were having a good time. the people went out and voted
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numbers we did. look, this country, political correctness is killing us. >> is it political correctness or good manners, temperament? >> it wasn't the worst thing in the world. it was a woman and it was a repeat. i said, you should never say that word. >> then sarcastically repeated the word. >> did i reprimand the person? >> you can't reprimand if you're going to say it yourself. when are you going to release your tax returns? >> they're being worked on now. >> what's the hold up? >> i guarantee the biggest ever in the history of what we're doing. it's complicated stuff. we will be releasing that. >> will people be surprised at the rate you pay, lower or higher than expected? >> i fight like hell not to pay a lot of tax. every politician probably does. i watched others where they say,
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i fight like hell not to pay taxes. i hate the way the government spends my money. >> big winner in new hampshire, donald trump, thank you for being here. >> thank you very much. now to the surprise second place finisher on the republican side. ohio governor john kasich. he made his way to south carolina over night and will look to capitalize there on this momentum. governor, good morning and congratulations. >> thank you. we're very happy. >> i saw you on your bus in new hampshire, and you definitely were feeling this coming. what do you think made the difference in the final days? was it something you said, or was it the faltering of other candidates? >> no, i don't think it was the faltering. we were on our way up anyway. we do have great grassroots people, which we'll be able to use throughout the country. we'll be building teams everywhere we are. secondly, i had a positive message. as you know, savannah, i was the only one with a really positive message. i always felt that will light could overcome the darkness in a
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could say what we're for. bringing families together, creating jobs, making sure no one gets left behind. that message was used consistently for the last -- well, i've been doing it most of my lifetime -- but a very strong message about all of that. i think, finally, it broke through, along with the fact that our tv commercials were positive. i had so many millions of dollars spent against me. we overcame it. >> i'm glad you said the light can overcome the darkness and your positive message resonated with voters. you're behind a guy who is way ahead in the polls and has a habit of when somebody gets close to him, talking about donald trump, targeting that person with negativity. can your positive message hold up under that withering attack that has claimed other candidates? >> well, matt, here's the thing, somebody wants to mess with me, they're messing with the wrong guy. i'm not going to sit there and be a marshmallow and have
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look, i was a congressman, balanced the budget, i was the military reformer, i've been the governor of ohio. all those positions, we've seen jobs created and problems solved. we're not going to sit back and take a pounding from anybody, we're going to tell people what we're for. in my speech last night at the close of the voting, you know, it's gotten rave reviews, which i'm grateful for. i'm talking about bringing people together and reviving the spirit of america. >> governor kasich, you gave your resume. it's impressive. you've been in government many, many years. not to take anything away from your strong finish last night, donald trump still beat you by 20 something points. this is a year where it seems like voters don't want the establishment. they might feel you represent that. >> he had 65% that didn't vote for him. it's just that there are so many people that when you take the
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together, he gets that kind of a showing. we're going to see how it goes, savannah. nobody thought i'd run for president. no one thought i'd raise the money when i decided to. no one thought i'd make the debates or get to new hampshire. as some people have said, in fact, my two daughters said, daddy, we win you won because we're not so sure mr. trump will last. but we'll see what happens. we'll see what happens. it's a long, long road, all the way to the nomination. at some point, we're going to be going to the midwest. we're going to be going to pennsylvania and ohio and michigan and illinois. just wait. >> all right. ohio governor john kasich, appreciate it. >> thank you. thank you very much. let's bring chuck todd back in. chuck, on to the republicans now. we know who had the best night, donald trump. john kasich had a good night, as well. who had the worst night? >> i think -- i guess you have to say chris christie. he went for the kill on marco rubio.
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it certainly hurt rubio. marco rubio arguably had equally as bad of a night. christie did worse. i don't know -- he's not going to qualify for saturday's debate, as far as the criteria. he probably has to reassess his campaign. that's why he's in new jersey this morning and not south carolina. marco rubio is also on the ropes. south carolina, matt, is going to be a blood bath. we have about ten days. jeb bush, trump, ted cruz, john kasich, marco rubio. it could be a circular firing squad. who goes after who? when you asked donald trump who his chief rival is now, i'd say ted cruz. he won one. as things go south, he should have a natural constituency out there. i think you'll see cruz and trump fight it out. bush, kasich and rubio fight to see who can be the last remaining establishment republican.
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ricola on the way to you. let's get a check of the weather from mr. roker. >> we have a lot of cold air coming in. also, a beautiful day out west. they could use rain in southern california today. 88 degrees. you look at what's happening in minneapolis today. 13 for a high. wind chills near zero. we have a little bit of a clipper bringing lake-effect snow that will continue to pile up over the next 48 hours. all year long you worked hard to take care of business and take care of the people who matter most. so when your tax refund arrives, make it go a little further at walmart. from electronics, to home decor, even tires, get low prices on everything you need to get more fun out of your tax refund.
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clouds out there. 33, below and north and west across the hudson valley out of long island. a batch of snow showers this morning. the worst case, dusting in spots. again, most of that stays south and west of the city. can't rule out a flurry even in town through late morning. by mid-afternoon, breaks in the cloud cover. 39, colder tonight and tomorrow. 31 the high with a flurry. an arctic blast for the weekend. i >> that's your latest weather. matt? >> al, thanks very much. coming up, will one of the biggest stars of the u.s. women's soccer team skip the olympics? what hope solo is saying about her zika concerns. first, this is "today" on
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good morning, everyone. 7:26. we look at the brooklyn bridge. i'm darlene rodriguez. fresh off his democratic primary win in new hampshire, sbs coming to harlem this morning -- bernie sanders is coming to harlem this morning. we have details. >> reporter: preparations are already underway for the or havemont senator to meet with the reverend al sharpton. it's aimed at courting minority voters ahead of the big primary. the next win for sanders or hillary clinton. he's hoping to gain momentum amongst the minority community. he's set to meet with the reverend al sharpton at 9:30 morning. >> thank you very much. let's look at the morning commute. here's lauren scala. >> thank you. right now there's a disabled vehicle heading to the bronx on the throgs neck bridge that is causing delays. the whitestone would be a great alternate option. westbound on the belt 2000 approaching the -- beltway approaching the area.
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>> thank you very much. we'll be right back. snow showers and flurries working through central new jersey. flakes in the air here, as well. be prepared for the next two to three three-hour period, on and off flurries. could dust the ground especially central new jersey. that's the best chance of seeing steadier snow. be aware of flurries through youmpt meantime, temperatures back to the upper 30s to near 40s. breaks in the cloud cover. brightening in the sky, a peek at sun.
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passing flurries tomorrow. 29 friday. the bottom falls out over the weekend. 21 saturday. 5 at night. windchills 15 to 20 below, high of only 18 on sunday. darlene? >> all right. thank you. coming up on the "today" show, john edwards' infamous
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7:30 now. wednesday morning, february 10th, 2016. we have some sprinkles outside, little bit of a dreary start outside. spirits are high inside studio 1a. >> a look at some of the headlines of the morning. an alarming morning from the director of national intelligence, james clapper. he said isis will probably attempt direct attacks on the united states in the coming year. he also warned about the terror
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>> isil used terror not only for recruitment and propaganda, but also to hack and release sensitive information about u.s. military personnel. >> five dozen isis-linked arrests were made in the u.s. last year. a flight from boston to san diego had to be diverted. an intoxicated passenger became abusive and threatened crew members. the man was taken away to the delight of fellow passengers. [ applause ] airport officials say the man is not facing charges. in politics, the big story, donald trump and bernie sanders winning big in new hampshire. sanders topping hillary clinton by more than 20 points. trump winning big over a crowded republican field. he joined us in our last half hour and we asked him if he's now the overall favorite in the presidential race. >> i think we're doing very well. we have something very special.
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carolina and we filled up the stadium. it was packed with people. there's something going on. it's a movement. people want to see a smart country. >> senator marco rubio ended up in fifth place in new hampshire. he's still in new hampshire and joins us live. good to see you. thank you for getting up early. >> i'm up early every day. thank you. >> up late and up early in this case. >> yeah. >> you said last night to your supporters that you were disappointed. very straight forward about it. you said the loss is not on them, it's on you. it strikes me that this was really the first time you owned up to saturday night's debate being not a great performance for you and having an effect. do you think you should have said something sooner, been more authentic and maybe it would have salvaged the moment? >> that's not the right analysis of it. a debate is a debate and i don't think the people at home analyze it like the media. the problem is 24 hours later,
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that's what people heard about. they heard that somebody bad happened saturday night with rubio. when you see the margins, very close, that's enough in a race like this. my supporters did everything they needed to do. we finished shorter than we wanted because of me. it's something that won't ever happen again. we have eight debates in this campaign so far. i've done great in all of it except 90 seconds worth of it. i won't ever happen again. this election is too important. it's not just about winning the election but what is at stake here. you won't see anyone work harder or more passionately, not just to win an election but turn the country around. >> you say it will never happen again. you feel it was a bad performance. a lot of political analysts are saying it was something more serious. it was exposing a flaw in you as a candidate, and they translate
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>> it's absurd. no one in this race, for example, has shown greater depth, knowledge, understanding or better judgment on the foreign policy issues than i have. the fact of the matter is, that debate was 2 hours and 15 minutes long. i got asked a host of questions on complex things and i answered every single question with as much or more depth than anyone else in the race. i'm not worried about that part. i think both our record on the issues are clear and, moving forward, we'll make it clear. there is not an issue before this country that i cannot discuss in depth with anyone in the race. when it comes to foreign policy and national security, i have more experience and have done more work than all the other republican candidate res s remaining combined. >> you are somebody to spouts off talking points, as someone said. or you're a mile wide but an inch deep?
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and you can ask me any question you want on any policy issue you'd like and we can discuss it in depth. i don't know what you're going to ask me. i do this every day. i don't think that's the narrative that's taking hold. i think the narrative was, he had a bad debate and people heard about it on the news. where it really hurts is you can't get any other message out. all they want to ask you about is the debate that night. it's on me and it won't happen again. we're going to get back to the fundamentals of what made us successful in the past. we're going to get there. >> you saw the results last night, the margin of victory for donald trump and john kasich had a good night. do you think anyone can stop donald trump from getting the nomination right now? >> sure. donald trump is not going to be the republican nominee. new hampshire is a state that has been badly hurt by, for example, losing jobs to china, the closing of mills, loss of our manufacturing base. donald has tapped into that and it's an important topic that needs to be discussed, without a doubt. ultimately, to be president, you can't tell people what's wrong.
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you're going to fix it. we had a conversation about depth. i mean, where are the policy ideas about how we're going to bring manufacturing back? it's not enough to say you're going to do it. voters deserve to know how you're going to do it. i don't know how you're going to continue to run a campaign into south carolina and beyond without specifically outlining policy ideas on these issues. i think that's where the issue of depth that you just asked about comes into play. i can tell you we have a plan. i know how we're going to bring manufacturing back. we need energy reform and tax reform. our tax doed code is among the most expense ive in the industrialized world. we're at a competitive disadvantage globally. we're in the part of the campaign where the race is narrower, less people in the race, and there is going to be a focus on policy. we'll see how people hold up. they'll have to step up and outline their solutions to these serious problems. >> marco rubio, thank you for your time.
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morning especially from the city on south and west. could be a dusting across central new jersey. that looks to be about it. slippery spots. be careful early on for the next few hours. once we get past 10:00 or 11:00, things should calm down. breaks of afternoon sun. close to 40. high tide cycle, still coastal flooding. should be minor coastal flooding with about one to two-foot tides above normal. 39 the afternoon high. 20s tonight. low 30s tomorrow. the arctic express moves in for the weekend. >> that's your latest weather. savannah? >> al, thanks. just ahead, u.s. soccer star speaking out on the zika virus. hope solo, will she skip the olympics in rio? the new trailer for "fuller house" is here. we've got male penguins show their love with... a pebble. some males, however... are smarter than others. save up to 30% on select diamonds in rhythm. at kay, the number one jewelry store in america... every kiss begins with kay. guys, valentine's day is almost here... r
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that they do in the following months. >> we're sensitive to the fact that this has become a global issue. >> reporter: hope solo revealed her concerns over the zika epidemic in brazil ahead of the rio olympics. saying, quote, if i had to make the choice today, i wouldn't go. late tuesday, her coach revealed it's part of the rest of the team's discussions, as well. >> we've had constant conversations behind the scenes. >> reporter: the u.s. women take the field tonight in texas, in their first qualifying match for a spot in rio. the three-time defending gold medalists are some of the biggest athletes at these games. hot off their world cup win last summer. where solo earned the award for the tournament's top keeper. but the zika virus, predominantly spread by mosquitos, is a particular concern to soccer players. while the other olympics sports will be played in rio, in a
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...alec? we have a celebrity over in the orange room. not just sheinelle jones, but also the king of youtube. good morning. >> yes, i am joined by youtube royalty, felix kjellberg. known online as pew dee pea diepie. he has over 42 million subscribers. can you wrap your mind around that? >> not bad, is it? >> i said pewdiepie, but how do you say it? >> pewdiepie. it's too early for that. >> i couldn't do it. >> all right. >> first of all, we'll talk about one of your biggest hits, the let's play series. you play a video game, you add, i'll say, colorful commentary, and then people will sit there and watch you play. why do you think people are captivated by this? >> i think there's many reasons
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me when they watch. it's kind of like hanging out. we're on the same couch playing a game together. >> so i read this morning, your videos have been viewed over 11 billion times, billion with a "b." >> is it that many? >> are you surprised your hobby has turned into a success? >> it's a dream come true, to play games as a living. it started for fun and now i'm here. >> you have scare pewdiepie, launched on youtube today. congratulations on that. >> thank you. >> he'll be sticking around to play games in the orange room and we'll be streaming that live online this morning. go to the today show youtube channel to catch all the action in a bit. pewdiepie, did i do it right? >> pewdiepie. >> pewdiepie. >> i like it. >> sheinelle and pewdiepie, thank you very much. coming up, star power in stud to the couple wondering
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good morning, everyone. 7:56. 33 degrees on this wednesday morning, february 10th. i'm darlene rodriguez.
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a hit-and-run driver who killed a teenage girl in queens. the 16-year-old was crossing the street at sunrise highway when she was hit. she was rushed to the hospital but did not survive. police are looking for a dark-colored van. police have made an arrest in a disturbing attack in the mars park section of the bronx. brandon gonzalez is the man seen in exclusive surveillance video obtained by news 4. he's accused of exposing a woman and forcing her to touch him. he's wharj charged with sexual abuse and public lewdness. lauren? expect delays on the j, l, and m lines for subway commutersment on the road, two kmx on accidents eastbound. we also have one northbound on the cross island parkway before the throgs neck bridge and another on the l.i.e. taking out two planes westbound. back to you. >> thank you very much. early flurries, sun by the afternoon. 39 is the high.
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26 degrees. tomorrow, partly cloudy with a brief flurry and a high of 31. friday, sun and clouds, 29 the high. saturday, windy with a high of 21. coming up on the "today" show, country music star thomas rut performs "die a happy man." stay tuned. (harold) looks like australia. (rob) i'm telling you, it's a western omelette. (jeremy) fellas! (harold) hey! what you got there? (jeremy) a new york lottery scratch-off game.
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it's 8:00 on "today." coming up, the granite state has spoken. >> thank you, new hampshire! >> thank you, thank you, new hampshire! thank you. >> decisive wins and surprising surges in the new hampshire primaries. how the results will change the race as the candidates now move on to south carolina. then rielle's revelations. >> this is not a frivolous relationship. i mean, we were together for nine years. we're not together, but we still love each other.
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mistress, rielle hunter, speaks out about the scandal that brought down his white house bid, and reveals about what their relationship is like today. talk to me baby it may be cold outside but the temperature is rising in stud studio 1a. ryan reynolds is here with the story of an unlikely superhero. >> superhero landing. that's hard on your knees. >> and "zoolander 2"'s leading lady, pa enelope cruz, gives us her best blue steel. >> she's hot. i trust her. >> today, wednesday, february 10th, 2016. >> hello! >> i'm 46 today. >> celebrating my birthday at
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>> it's my birthday. we're back at 8:00 on a wednesday morning. it's the 10th of february, 2016. and the inclement weather has arrived in new york city. is this rain or snow? >> this is snow. >> yeah? >> yeah, a mix maybe. >> misty. >> it is a little misty. >> coming up, valentine's day from the awkward beginning to the all too comfortable stage. we have the ultimate gift guide for any stage of your relationship. >> that can come in handy. first, let's get the morning's top stories from natalie, who is inside where it's nice and warm. >> yes, it is. come back in, guys. in the news, republican donald trump and democrat bernie sanders are hoping to build momentum from their wins in new hampshire on tuesday as the race moves to the south and west. peter alexander is in south carolina already for us this morning. peter, good morning. >> hey, natalie, good morning. it's a cold one in south
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here's a look at the numbers from overnight in new hampshire. a record turnout fueling bernie sanders ahead of hillary clinton by more than 20 points. on the republican side, donald trump more than doubling up his closest competitor, john kasich. a shot across the bow at both political parties. both political establishments. >> oh, wow. wow, wow, wow. >> reporter: new hampshire throwing a wrench into the political machine yet again. donald trump and bernie sanders, idealogical opposites, both leading populous campaigns that, right now, are riding high. trump speaking out about his big win this morning on "today." >> i said we were going to do anticipated. it's a movement. people want to see a smart country. they want to see us take the country back. >> reporter: on the democratic side -- >> what voters here in new hampshire confirmed tonight is
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political revolution. [ applause ] >> reporter: sanders taking a victory lap. while hillary clinton seemed to acknowledge she's in more another long battle for the no, ma'am snags -- nomination. >> i have work to do, particularly with young people. i will repeat again -- [ applause ] -- even if they are not supporting me now, i support them. >> reporter: while trump won new hampshire by a wide margin, the republican race was also shaken up by the sudden rate of marco rubio who came in fifth, acknowledging his poor debate performance last weekend. >> our disappointment tonight is not on you, it's on me. it's on me. i did not -- i did not do well on saturday night. listen to this, that will never happen again. >> reporter: stunning rise of ohio governor john kasich, coming in second. >> maybe, just maybe, we are
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of american politics. >> reporter: kasich hoping his strong showing in the granite state will boost him as the mainstream alternative to trump. >> by doing as well as we have, i think it'll have a lot of people wanting to take a seat at the table. most of those people aren't going for donald trump. they're not going there. >> for republicans, south carolina is the next primary state. now ten days away. this state is going to be a war. donald trump and ted cruz, already battling it out. not to mention rubio, bush and kasich, who will fight things out here, as well. i flew down to south carolina with john kasich last night, who acknowledged the challenges he faces going ahead. but says, we'll just keep plugging. natalie, back to you. >> that is the key. peter alexander, thanks so much. alaska airlines flight from boston to san diego was diverted tuesday night because of what the airline calls an intoxicated passenger who made threats.
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police removed the man so the flight could continue. an airport spokesman said the incident was a customer service issue and no charges were filed. downtown denver was a sea of orange and blue as an estimated 1 million fans cheered their super bowl champs at the parade. the lombardi trophy was hoisted in a fire truck. the biggest supporter, miles the mascot, savoring the moment from his self-propelled reclining chair. >> how do you get that job? >> he deserved it. >> we want the chair! >> let him relax, recline. >> love it. >> natalie, thank you very much. for the first time in years, we're hearing from a woman who played a major role in the 2008 presidential race. >> rielle hunter's affair with john edwards ended his white house bid. now, she's opening up to steve
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what their relationship is like today. here's morgan radford. >> were you really in love with him at the time? >> oh, my god, madly in love. >> reporter: love, politics, a torrid affair. rielle hunter, the former mitt tress of john edwards who had a child while his wife elizabeth battled cancer. here, describing their affair. >> it was not a frivolous relationship. we were together for nine years. we're not together but we still love each other. >> really? >> yes, very much so. >> reporter: hunter said the two broke up last february, but she and her 9-year-old daughter quinceys edwards -- quinn sees edwards all the time. >> he's a great dad. >> how did you go along with it? how was it presented to you, that this is how we're going to present this? >> i thought it was insane. i thought the whole thing was insane.
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i was afraid that my daughter, who was unborn at that time, would not have a dad. i also didn't want to hurt anybody. it was in the middle of a campaign, and i didn't want to be the one to bring down an entire campaign. >> reporter: edwards didn't claim the child until two years later. >> my precious quinn. who i love more than any of you could ever imagine. >> reporter: edwards quietly accept brat separated from his wife elizabeth, the mother of his four other children, who would lose her battle with cancer in december 2010. >> let's talk about the truth. you took a lot of heat, you know, a lot of people, it's hard to forgive. >> i am really sorry. i really, truly, did not mean to hurt anybody. i wasn't thinking of anybody but myself. i was absolutely wrong. absolutely. >> here's the -- [ applause ]
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from a male perspective. she is not married to your man. you are. what a lot of woman do is quick to blame the other woman. the guy, john, has a role in this. >> reporter: hunter says she stops trying to change people's opinions. >> we weathered the storm and we came out the other side with this beautiful child, who is amazing. i have forgiven myself and we've moved on. forgiveness is key. >> reporter: for "today," morgan radford, nbc news, los angeles. tired of never being able to use your phone when you get a haircut? here's a solution. on pop start, a new take on the life of donald trump. wait till you see who is playing the lead role. and spreading the love. what happened when hoda and jenna bush hager pulled off
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good time for what's trending today. >> first up, question, would you buy a ticket on this ship? there's buzz this morning about a new ship set to sail in 2018. it's called, titanic 2. >> oh. >> yeah, as in that titanic. here it is. it will be an exact replica of the doomed ocean liner that sunk 106 years ago. its voyage will be from china to dubai. it'll be 13 feet wider than the original. it'll accommodate 2,400 passengers and have enough lifeboats for everybody on board. >> yikes. >> some people find the idea unsettling. >> when will it sail? >> two years from now. >> i'll go. i volume nteer? >> you'd go on the s.s. bad karma? >> i would. >> stand on the bow of the ship. >> queen of the world! >> i hope that works out for you.
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glacial formations? >> i don't know. how do you celebrate valentine's day in your house? big deal, not a big deal? >> not a big deal. >> it's never a big deal. >> what was that? >> having fun. >> natalie. >> i'm usually in bed by 9:00 is the reality. >> that is really weird. there is a myth that for single people, va lentine's day is hard and they'd rather stay home and be alone. actually, not so, according to a new survey from open table. i have a feeling it's a restaurant survey. >> yeah. >> 42% of single people say they look forward to dining out in celebration of valentine's day. another 59% say they don't mind seeing couples engage in pda, or
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>> bow chicka bow wow. >> they don't mind pda at tables in a restaurant. >> you prudes, you're just jealous. >> do it one more time. >> that's okay. >> remember a few week ago, we were talking about, there are a lot of people who hate having to make small talk with their hair stylists at the salon? there is a new product that allows you to text in peace. it's called the icape. >> we have one here. >> let's demonstrate. >> looks like the cape you wear at the salon, except it has this nice, handy window. see? you can put your phone and text and be anti-social while getting your haircut. >> you know what else you can do? that, that, nah, nah, nah. >> i gave you a good line. >> i don't get the point. >> you can protect your phone.
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falls on it. >> okay. >> and you can wear it backwards and take off like a superhero. >> exactly. >> little risque backwards, too. now to the donald trump biopic. >> a new movie about the life of donald trump. this isn't your typical biopic. it comes from the folks at funny or die. you'll never guess the a-list star who plays the donald himself. >> just a reminder, your meeting with the family about that shipment tomorrow at 9:00. robert durst would put the thing in the thing and said you'd know what he means. the actress in overdrive is martha. you have a meeting at noon and you're no longer a registered democrat. >> is that it? >> yes, sir. >> did you guess who that is? >> no. >> believe it or not, johnny depp.
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>> taking the lead in this spoof film to look like a 1980s tv movie of the week. this project was kept secret for months and released to coincide with mr. trump's new hampshire victory. >> wow. next, the real tv event fans have been waiting for. "fuller house." on tuesday, netflix finally released the show's trailer. >> before we eat, i have something very important to say, okay? we all still look good. la, la, la >> let's call michelle. >> it's 5:00 in the morning in new york. >> voicemail. >> you've got it, dude! >> michelle, of course, a reference to the character played by the olsen twins. the question that keeps coming up, will they come back? on ellen's show, the stars of "fuller house" said the door is always open for them to return. finally, get ready, it's back.
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i am one with the wind and sky >> just when we finally got "let it go" out of our heads, there's big news. a musical adaptation about the film is coming to broadway. you have some time to prepare. it won't happen until spring 2018. keep going. "frozen" is the highest grossing animated film in history, earning $1.3 billion worldwide. you know the last part? the cold never bothered me anyway >> i came into work at 4:30 one morning and blasting out of his dressing room was "let it go." >> in there by yourself, having a ball. >> then i went, nah, nah, nah. >> natalie was like, joe, is that you? >> thank you very much. mr. roker, give us a check of the weather. >> man, that was a good pop start and trending. anyway, we've got cold air. speaking of frozen, look at the
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feels like 2 in louisville. 27 in jacksonville. 12 in springfield. by saturday, these are high temperatures. 8 in cleveland and green bay. 21 in washington. and the cold air really sets in sunday morning. we could set records in boston, new york city and washington and roanoke. out west, it'll be hot. temperatures in the 80s. anywhere from 10 to 20 degrees above average. that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck o only you. all right, we've got snow showers and flurries out to the west and southwest of the see and this is the dusting somerset county and mercer county and middlesex county as well. a few flurries for the morning hours and look for that. the high temperature this afternoon, 39. maybe a few breaks in the cloud cover and tomorrow colder windy, a passing flurry and the arctic air moves in so it's 21. a low of 5 at night and windchills 10 to 20 below and only back to 18 by sunday
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>> that's your latest weather. >> announcer: show heart today is brought to you by quaker. off you go. nothing can bring us down >> now our special series, show heart today. we're spreading the love ahead of valentine's day all across the country. >> normally, we keep hoda and jenna bush hager apart, but this morning, they're together to have a good time. >> we are. we don't know how this happened. it's happened to a lot of us, and it means so much. someone does something unexpected, kind and thoughtful, and it makes your day, doesn't it? >> it sure does. we decided to make all the moments happen all over new york city. >> today is going to be an awesome day. >> i can't wait. >> we have a plan. >> what is it? >> our plan is, we're going to go up to random new yorkers and show them random acts of kindness. >> i can't wait. >> anybody. just walk up. hug strangers.
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>> who cares! >> reporter: it's dawn in new york city. new yorkers are heading to work. it's time to spread the love. >> new yorkers love their coffee and we're going to provide as many as possible. >> free cups. >> reporter: first stop, sixth avenue. >> what do you want? >> large, no sugar. >> how much is it? 1.50? >> awesome. >> what do you get? >> today, it's free. doing this? >> i'm on a show. >> no, we're just a random act. >> we put a smile on your face? >> yes. >> that's what we were hoping to do. >> reporter: after fas caffeinating midtown, we head east. >> we're going to comp people's rides to work. >> round trip ticket! >> have a good day at work. >> hey, baby! do you want a free ride home from work?
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>> high-five. i just moved here to new york. >> you did? >> by the way, this is what happens every day in new york. >> i'm blown away. >> you're nicer than san francisco. >> i don't know that but there's nice people everywhere. >> hug? yay, awesome. >> everyone, don't you love a free ticket? >> spread kindness. >> happy day. have a wonderful one. >> lean in. >> bye, everybody! >> reporter: it's time to head north to our lady queen of angels school in harlem. >> here we are. >> our kindness tour brought us here. >> next stop, cute kids. >> come on. >> we're here! >> hi. >> hi. >> hi, guys. >> who likes to read? >> raise your hand if you like to read. >> who wants their own cool book? >> who wants to be happy? because i'm happy
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a book of their very own. >> thank you, sweet girl. >> you made my day. >> what is happening? group hug! get over here. >> this is the biggest hug we've ever had. >> say cheddar cheese! >> reporter: the biggest hug, the sweetest smiles from new friends. finally, new york presbyterian hospital. >> this could be my favorite part of the day. we're going to go and give thanks to people who do some really great work. can't wait. >> i can't either. >> reporter: lunch is set up in a secret location. nurses in the pediatric unit gather for what they think is a staff meeting. >> hi! >> hi, guys. >> oh, my gosh. >> hi! >> how are you? >> jenna and i wanted to come and say thank you. >> thank you, guys, so much. >> you work so hard all the time. >> reporter: for the nurses here today, there is such a thing as a free lunch. >> we wish it was -- you get a
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but instead, you get a sandwich, you get a sandwich. thank you, all, for everything you do. >> i can't believe how nice it is. >> i'm going to do the biggest selfie you've ever seen. >> reporter: as if our day couldn't get better, as we were leaving. >> do we have good news. >> reporter: in walks an 18-year-old patient. >> i'm cancer free. [ applause ] >> the only person who is probably happier than him is you, mow. i'm -- mow. i'm happy for your family. >> he couldn't wait to share his surprise to the nurses who are like family. >> you didn't hear? >> amazing! >> reporter: it is without a doubt the most precious gift of all. >> two santa clauss. >> it is a gift to give. >> it looked aggressive. >> people are like, who are these girls and what do they want?
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>> the picture of you hold megaby the mega by the neck set the tone. >> tomorrow, we're doing little romance and talking to couples who have been together more than 50 years. we'll talk with them tomorrow. >> adorable. >> perfect for valentine's day. coming up, ryan reynolds.
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good morning. 8:26. 33 degrees out on this wednesday morning. it's february 10th. a jury could decide the fate today of the police officer charged with faceally shooting a man in a brooklyn stairwell. deliberations in the trial will resume this morning. liang is facing manslaughter in the shooting death. the police officer claims the shooling was accidental but during closing arguments prosecutors accused him of acting recklessly. we still have delays on the j, l, and m lines but otherwise the trains look good. southern state parkway westbound out by the med dough brook an accident in the left lane is ca using very heavy delays and on lakeville road and on the cross island heading north, that's a bit of a mess because of the accident out there. and let's check the weather today. early flurries. some sun by the afternoon. 39's the high.
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26 degrees. tomorrow partly cloudy with a brief flurry and a high of 31. friday sun and clouds 29 is the high. saturday windy with a high of 21 degrees. coming up on the "today" show the cast of "dead pool" gives us a sneak peek of their upcoming movie.
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8:30 now on wednesday morning. 10th of february, 2016. we make our way out to the plaza this morning. little bit wet. little bit misty. spitting on us a little bit. we say good morning to all the nice folks who have come out here. hi, everybody.
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a week of fabulous stars. >> yeah. >> it rolls on today. penelope cruz is here. made a big splash at the premiere of "zoolander 2" last night. we'll talk to her about her role in the movie. >> little something for the ladies, as well. ryan reynolds, star of "deadpool," is here to talk about the role, fatherhood, and remember we saw him at the super bowl commercial. >> a lot of him. >> nothing wrong with that. plus, a young man dominating the country music charts. thomas rhett is here to perform the hit that launched him to fame. first, a check of the weather. has it turned to snow? >> we'll be looking at that throughout the great lakes and the northeast today. light snow. no big deal. though around the great lakt es, it'll be heavy. showers, sunshine and warm for the west coast. tomorrow, the lake-effect snow gets windier and snowier.
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areas like upstate new york. heavy rain in the pacific northwest. southern tier states looking good, though chilly air is making its way to the great lakes to northern florida. that's what's going on around the country. al, thanks very much. in the midst of a high tide cycle and tides of one to two feet above normal. jersey shore and south-facing shores and into the sound into 1:00 or 2:00. the light showers are staying south of the city through central and southern new jersey and the city itself light snow flurries and no accumulation anticipated until you get to places like mercer county. 39 today, and 31 thursday and bitter cold by the weekend. >> got a birthday greeting here. what's your name? >> bailey. >> from memphis. >> yes, sir. >> happy birthday. >> thank you. >> let's head back inside to matt. >> al, thank you very much. from comedy to drama to
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leadyoing men. he's proving it once again in his new movie, "deadpool." good to see you. >> good morning, matt. nice to be here. >> it's an r-rated movie. >> r-rated, "x-men," marvel thing. >> earns every moment. >> it does and it should. it's a movie i've been trying to get maid de for 11 years. it had to be made in the right way. >> it surprised me it took so long to get the movie made. i watched it yesterday, and i loved it. is it the fact that it's a superhero movie that kids can't see? is that what took so long? >> i think so. i mean, look, i'm not running for parent of the year, but i mean, when i was a kid, my dad took me to rated r movies all the time and i'm fine, i think. but, look, yes, in order for "deadpool" to be done the right way, it had to be this way.
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the studio and i understand the decision. but they're thrilled with it. >> based on a marvel comics character, describe deadpool. >> he's a funny, odd character and goes into an experimental program where they torture him stupid. he comes out dispicture ed k disfigured. he's a lot unhinged. >> really unhinged and breaks the fourth wall, dresses s addresses the audience directly in the film, makes fun of ryan reynolds. >> so since we're talking about a superhero, one of the big debates we have in our studio all the time, is if you could have a superhero power, what would it be? savannah wants to be able to eat as many calories without gaining weight. >> boring. >> mine is x-ray vision.
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>> i would love to be able to, on demand, reenact any '80s music video in slow motion. these dreams that's all i got. >> any other '80s movies you love? >> they're all awesome, right? juice newton. just call me angel, morning angel actually, that's in our movie, opening credits, because it's one of my favorites. >> '90s for me. snoop >> are you a thriller guy? isn't it ironic, don't you think right? >> one of this -- i'll end this. >> thank, god. >> one of the superpowers you have is the ability to change
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>> how is life at home? >> it's great, man. i had one of those rare mornings where my daughter was -- just didn't want me to leave. it was only because my wife was asleep. but it was like, you don't want to go. it kills you. she's a little over a year now. >> what would your wife, blake, say is your strongest suit as a dad? what needs work? >> i need to stop traveling around promoting "deadpool." i've been in 15 countries in three weeks. i get to go home tomorrow, where i'm excited about. they're with me in the city now. the strong suit, i would say, you know, i always do the dirty work. i'm happy to do the dirty work. so does she, but i love getting up in the middle of the night. i'm fine with that. >> on the scale of 1 to 10, how cool was it to be in a super bowl ad? everybody dreams of that. >> it was pretty nuts, man. it was like -- it was really weird. we were watching the super bowl and my daughter saw it and recognized it.
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to her, it was 24 useless boobs, not impressed. >> hyundai, right? >> yeah. >> i see you more as a go, daddy guy. >> we shot that in one day, did about 12 different mes. it was cool. >> "deadpool" coming out in time for valentine's day. perfect first date movie. >> perfect. you'll never forget it. >> ryan reynolds, thank you very much. >> always a pleasure. in our next half hour, some of his "deadpool" co-stars. the movie opens friday. next up, penelope cruz is in the studio.
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special agent tryingo find out why stars are dropping like flies. naturally, she turns to derek zoolander for help. take a look. >> derek zoolander? >> yes. >> valentina, interpol. >> fashion police, we're clean. harass somebody else. >> besides, i'm out of fashion. >> i need to talk to you. it has to do with the death of justin bieber. >> his death is not my problem. >> i can use the database of son. if you help me. >> penelope cruz, good morning. >> good morning. looks like? >> a little more. it was incredible, to be with all of them. you know, owen and ben, they have a -- i have all the scenes with them and they've known each other so long. they've made like seven movies together and never stop improvising.
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>> i heard you were a huge fan of the first movie. >> yes, i was. i saw it more than five times. i knew all the dialogue. i was really happy to know they were going to do the sequel. >> ben stiller says he wrote this part with one person in mind. it had to be you. >> yeah. >> i mean, that's got to be exciting. >> so excited. i have done more comedy in my country and in my own language, but not so much in america. only the work with woody allen and a little more. i felt like he was giving me a great opportunity. >> can you re-enact the phone call, when ben called you and said, it's zoo "zoolander"? >> i was buying diapers in a supermarket in south africa. he gave me the news. i was so excited that he was going to do a sequel. then he told me he was writing with me in mind. i love the character. she seems like the normal one, like the smart one of the group.
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that she's a freak like them. >> she has to have a little freak in her because she finds herself having feelings for derek. what do you think she sees in derek? >> that's the thing, she has this connection with derek zoolander. well, let's not say what happens later, but they do have a connection. >> yes, they do. the premiere was last night. i have to show the video from it. it's awesome. you guys walk down the catwalk in character. you see it there. there you are. there's derek. was that fun? >> it was fun. it was hilarious. i got off the plane from europe and didn't know where i was. i got there, running, put on this outfit. there i was with derek, mugatu and hansel. and 20 top models. i said yes because i had the protection of my character and i was with the boys. it didn't matter if i fell on the floor, if i didn't do it right, it didn't matter. i had that protection. otherwise, i wouldn't have said
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>> i read something funny you said, that it was cool to get to dress up to the nines in valentina. in your movies, your character has been in crisis, down on the luck. >> i try to leave my ego at home and give the character whatever they need. the character will speak to you and tell you, the way they walk, the right shoes, everything. in this case, she had to look really cool. >> that's fun. couple items i heard. tell me if this is true. i read you like to cut hair and you're really good at it. >> yeah, my mother is a hairdresser. i spent a couple hours a day in a hair salon, which was like being a spy in a psychiatrist's office. women were sharing their deepest secrets. >> like being a bartender or something. >> it was the best acting school for me. >> i heard you were lonely when you first moved to l.a., that you'd get stray cats and bring
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>> to other people's apartments. i would get cats and dogs from everywhere and then give it to friends. even if they don't want them. >> lastly, i don't know how to feel about this. i think you said it, despite what you look like, you've said you have ugly feet. >> no, no, no. i haven't said that. i'm okay with my feet. >> okay, good. you were a dancer? >> yes. when you're a ballet dancer, you lose your toenails. you throw them away and don't feel it anymore. that's what i meant. >> okay. >> i'm okay. >> your feet are pretty, okay. >> i don't know if they're pretty. they're normal. >> we'll leave it at that. peesnelope cruz, what a pleasure. "zoolander 2" opens nationwide on friday. up next, the ultimate valentine's day gift guide. whether you just started dating or you've been married for years, we have it covered.
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we're back at 8:46. we have a special valentine's day edition of stuff we love. this morning, gift ideas for every couple. we have the lifestyle editor of guilt.com. good morning to you. >> good morning. >> every stage of the relationship -- >> yes, something for everyone. first, if you're in like or taking it to the next level, we have some great jewelry. it can be tricky. if it's too new for the necklace or ring, try a broach. wear them in groups together. these come in a set starting at $24. if you're taking it to the next level, these gorgeous necklaces are the perfect gift. from bluetureeny, which is a store in new york. >> nice to get a piece of jewelry but not too serious. >> these are great charms to give your valentine the moon, stars or sun. >> starting at $50. what's the next step of the relationship?
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we have the long-distance love mug. they're from, t etsy. they'll personal liez ize the state and city of your long-distance love. >> that's not a long distance, let's be honest. >> $22. >> very cute. >> next up, for the newlywed, instead of a box of chocolates, how about a box of roses? >> wow. >> these aren't just any roses. they're really i ovative from luxebloom.com. they last 60 days, no water needed. no upkeep. you'll find them in the finest hotels all over the country. >> they're real? >> they're real. it's a great way, starting at $32, to give roses with staying power. >> beautiful. >> for the newlywed or bacon lover, we have a fantastic grouping here.
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bacon cookbook. enough said. >> get that for roker. >> also, we have sir francis bacon peanut brittle. chocolate, bacon and peanut brittle. this is true love. >> it really is. >> this is delicious. peanut brittle.com. $16. >> cute one. >> next up, for the gal in your life. >> your bestie. >> why not a little bit of sequence, savannah? these are sequence heart market totes. made in morocco. they start at $56 for the little one. so fun. i mean, day wear. >> i love it. a lot of times you want to hang out with girlfriends on valentine's day. >> and you want to sparkle. next, if you're hitting double digits, for the long-term relationship, this is the, we first met here jigsaw puzzle. they'll see the puzzle of the exact location where you met.
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>> how cute is that? this is my simply personalized.com. $39. >> so cute. the piece is missing, of course. >> saved the best for last. >> for a new mom valentine. >> new mom or dad. >> this is shareece and her little boy. works here at the "today" show. >> a matching pajama set. how can we get cuter? they start at $19. it's at amazon. >> what a sight for sore eyes. so good to see you. holding the head up so strong. if you are still on the hunt for the perfect present, head to today's style facebook page. we'll help solve any valentine's gift dilemma you have. up next, a live performance from thomas rhett.
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the citi concert series on "today" is presented by citi. >> 2016 is off to an impressive start for thomas rhett. >> we're pretending he's not standing right next to us. he's nominated for three acm awards and 21 -- >> two iheart awards. his single "die a happy man,"
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13th week atop the billboard hot country song charts. it's on "tangled up." he's going to play it for us now. ready? >> yeah, man. baby, last night was hands down one of the best nights that i've had no doubt between the bottle of wine and the look in your eyes and the marvin gaye then we danced in the dark under september stars in the pouring rain and i know that i can't ever tell you enough that all i need in this life
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if i never get to see the northern lights or if i never get to see the eiffel tower at night oh, if all i got is your hand in my hand baby, i could die a happy man baby that red dress brings me to my knees oh, but that black dress makes it hard to breathe you're a saint, you're a goddess, the cutest, the
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it's too good to be true, nothing better than you in my wildest dreams i know that i can't ever tell you enough that all i need in this life is your crazy love if i never get to see the northern lights, or if i never get to see the eiffel tower at night oh, if all i got is your hand in my hand, baby, i could die a happy man you know i could, yeah i don't need no vacation, no fancy destination baby, you're my great escape we could stay at home, listen to the radio
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if i never get to build my mansion in georgia, or drive a california oh, if all i got is your hand in my hand man man oh, i could die a happy man you know i could
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happy man, good morning, everyone. 8:57 it is. 33 degrees out on this wednesday morning. february 10th. well, there are more concerns about coastal flooding in our area. water began rising on the streets of babylon long island long before this morning's high tide. fortunately there's no word right now of any major flooding or street closures but a coastal flood advisory is in place along the jersey shore, brooklyn, queens, long island southing face shoreline until early this morning. and storm team 4 said the tides could be one to two feet above normal. early flurries with some sun
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tonight another passing flurry, 26 degrees. tomorrow more flurries with a high of 31. and friday sun and clouds and 29 is the high. saturday windy with a high of 21. the "today" show is coming right back and just ahead a special do it yourself valentine's gift your kids will love. we'll have a local update in 30
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jenna's morning jam, "smooth sail sailin". >> i like it. >> he'll be performing here on march 9th. >> want to go? >> no, performing here. yes, i want to go. >> think they'll let me in? >> i think so. >> i would let you? >> you've let me in before. >> this is going to be huge. >> how huge? >> so huge. >> donald or bernie would say, huge, huge, huge, huge! okay? >> huge because? >> we have ryan reynolds and the incredible cast of "deadpool." >> which is unbelievably funny. >> and so inappropriate. >> it's bad, right? do not take your children. >> it's not your typical
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>> and we have forest whitaker. >> and thomas rhett. this is so huge. >> huge. >> you know who had a huge night last night? we'll go to willie and tamron who are in manchester for us this morning. hey, guys. >> good morning. we're missing a big one. >> ryan, forest whitaker. >> we'll keep them company. don't worry. >> you mentioned the huge thing. we basically got queens versus brooklyn. donald trump and bernie sanders. >> is that a subway series? >> could be. as you've heard, donald trump won on the republican side with 35% of the vote in new hampshire. john kasich coming in an impressive second place at 16%. ted cruz at 12%. it went down from there. jeb bush on the list, marco rubio, as well. i think the fact that donald trump matched the polling is what a lot of people are looking at. he underperformed in the polls in iowa. he was leading by 20 points in most of the polls leading up and
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>> he overperformed, and he had under performed in iowa. the official gop front runner spoke last night at his victory party. here's what he said. >> we have to thank the candidates because they really read -- we have some talented people. to be victorious against some of these people, even if it's for one week, but i believe it'll be many weeks, okay? but they really are terrific. new hampshire, i want to thank you. we love you. we're going to be back a lot. we're not going to forget you. you started it. remember, you started it. >> donald trump wins. john kasich is interesting. a lot of people wonder, what happens to second place? is it one of the four or five guys? john kasich emerged. does he have the message, the power, resources to go and compete? marco rubio is another guy people were looking at.
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performance where chris christie tore him apart was devastating. that. saying what chris christie speech. going back to kasich, i was at his headquarters last night and willie and i were talking. the message john kasich is presenting is polar opposite to what we're hearing from donald trump. the tell it like it is. really going negative as he needs to in the trump arena. john kasich is saying, negative politics is old school. it's what he said last night. a lot of his supporters, they broke out into cheers on this second place. it means, of course, they live to fight another day in south carolina. >> of all the fights we've seen on the republican side, we haven't really seen trump and kasich go at it. i interviewed trump this morning and asked him about john kasich. you started to see the early signs. he said, well, he got lucky. the state of ohio, they've done well, struck oil there.
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this guy who came in second? chris christie, governor of new jersey, finished a disappointing sixth. he invested so much in the state. instead of heading to south carolina, as he planned, he's back in new jersey this morning, assessing his campaign. he spent more than 70 days campaigning in new hampshire. as i said, came in sixth place. >> after criticizing rubio so hard, many are saying, how is it that chris christie didn't benefit? he essentially took out rubio, but his own campaign at the same time. we'll see if chris christie can lift to fight another day. projected winner for the democratic race, bernie sanders. a little color here, bernie sanders before this was announced, playing basketball with his grandchildren. this is how he was shaking off the nerves. as you know, back in new york, he was always a favorite to win here. but this gap, i believe they said, is pretty historic.
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candidates on the democratic side. after the polls, bernie sanders rallied his supporters. here's a little of what he said. >> together, we have sent the message that we'll echo from wall street to washington, from maine to california. [ applause ] and that is that the government of our great country belongs to all of the people and not just a handful of wealthy campaign contributors and their super pacs. >> so bernie sanders winning by 22 points. i think a lot of people -- we talked to experts even yesterday -- yeah, he's up 20 points in the polls but there's no way it'll be that way on election night. it was.
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he won by 11 points among women. part of hillary clinton's campaign is she is a historic female candidate. she lost by women overall by double digits. hillary clinton speaking last night. >> i know i have work to do, particularly with young people, but i'll repeat again what i have said this week -- [ applause ] -- even if they are not supporting me now, i support them. because i know -- [ applause ] i know i've had a blessed life, but i also know what it's like to stumble and fall. >> well, that's her message to the young women out there. we'll see if there is adjustments to that. guys, back to new york, it is significant she lost women by 11%. not just young women.
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to young people. we saw the same thing. it is what some are referring to as hillary woman problems. we'll see how her campaign adjusts to that moving on. >> guys, good job out there. next key date in politics, south carolina republican primary and the democratic caucus, both on the 20th. >> that reminds me of the key date we have coming up this weekend. valentine's day. >> february 14th. >> we know what natalie is going to do from earlier. >> nah, nah, nah. >> what are you going to do valentine's day? >> i'm going to go to bed early. >> i'll see "deadpool." >> listen, there's a prediction about valentine's day and "ghost busters 2." bill murray's character is talking to a psychic. >> you had another date in mind. >> according to my source, the
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february 14th in the year 2016. >> valentine's day. bummer. >> wow. >> the end of the world? >> i'll hold my little babies, i guess. >> we know what you're going to do. >> how about the kids? >> ew. >> what? >> i will have a nice family dinner. big, big, big -- >> thank you for taking it there. what's your last meal? >> rib eye steak, cream spinach, steak fries, apple cobbler and ice cream on top. >> you had me at the rib eye steak. >> and bacon. >> i'm hungry. >> a lot of people have been going to our facebook page because we've got today's take facebook page. it's day 11 of 25 days of prizes. this prize, especially with the weather forecast we've got
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it's a four-day, three-night trip to a salamander golf beach and resort. go to facebook.com/today's take. like us and register to win. we're going to hit the but top ton on the other side of weather to see how much of how many of you like us. did i mention, we have ryan reynolds coming up with his cast of "deadpool." they're fantastic. check that out, coming up on "today's take." we have snow making its way across the great lakes, into the northeast. it's going to be a chilly one today. especially throughout the great lakes. single digits, teens, 20s. 30s into the northeast. gulf coast looking good. nice and warm as you make your way into southern california. 88 in los angeles. showers and 59. 25 in cleveland. light snow. 37 in boston. these temperatures are going
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now and see where we are. yesterday, we were at 210,000. today, 216,000. facebook some snow showers out there but still some coastal flooding threats this morning so the advisory until the early afternoon and tides of one to flooding. and breaks in the overcast this afternoon, highs in the upper 30s and flirting with 40. and tonight maybe a passing flurry, 26. flurry tomorrow and cold 31. and the arctic air arrives over the weekend and single digit lows and below zero wind chills and 18 on saturday with sunshine. >> that is your latest weather. >> we're all excited about this. up next, he's one of hollywood's sexiest stars. we'll catch up with ryan reynolds and the catch of "deadpool." right after this. >> yeah! othes, ruining them forever.
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i invented the story, and isn't that what really matters? so... what else about me? it was a big weekend at the box office. "deadpool" hitting theaters on friday. >> ryan reynolds stars in the former special forces operative, gets turned into a superhero. we have the love interest in the film and ed, who plays ajax. the villain who gave "deadpool" the awful makeover.
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>> "deadpool." >> this has been a passion project of yours for 11 years. >> 11, yes. >> this is not your typical superhero movie. >> no, it's unorthodox from the opening credits to the very tip tip-top after the credits scene, it was as unusual as it gets. to have a character that lives and works in the "x-men" universe, but also meta aware, there is an ultra violence cut by ultra comedy, it's unusual, yeah. >> it's hilarious. it's rated r, plus, plus. >> yup. >> it definitely earns the r rating. not for kids. >> no, no, no. although, my 1-year-old daughter loved this film. >> really? >> she liked it. five diapers up. she was into it. >> raising her well.
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>> morena, you're no stranger to the superhero genre, being in "goth "goth "gotham." that was probably a little different though. >> it was nice to have a strong female lead. it was nice to embody her and play somebody who can give it back to that guy. >> literally. >> exactly. >> and t.j., you are hilarious as his friend, the weasel, bartender. >> you son of a gun. >> you did it again! >> there is a scene, i understand, that when you first see him, when he comes back, after the whole whatever happened to his face happened to his face, you couldn't keep it together on set, i hear. >> i couldn't. he was fine. he was totally in character. >> i would break out at my own
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he's a great improviser so we were able to go back and forth and riff the entire time. this is live television, you know, but it was a blast. it really was. >> you bleeped yourself. >> yeah. this is what's real. it was great. >> amazing. >> stop it. you're making us very nervous. >> it's what i do on tv. >> we need a bleeping button attach attached. >> a lot of actors say it's fun being the good guy but so much fun playing the bad guy. >> it's fun when it's an interesting character. whether you're good or bad, if it's three dimensional, has arc, you have a director who pushes you to your limits and wants to work with you and make it interesting, then it's great. this was a dream role in many ways. >> your action sequences are incredible, between the two of you.
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into character? >> he was incredible. he was like -- he was incredible. he spent months and months and months training and fighting. he plays the villain. i mean, he's from milwaukee. he has a british accent that's just for the film. you can't have a villain -- that was, i think, a dedication i've never seen before. daniel day-lewis levels of dedication. >> i'm still doing it. >> absolutely. >> still into it. >> your fight scenes were amazing. >> i do a lot of my own action stuff. some of the actions were this. >> pour a drink. >> a bigger drink, take it away. >> oh, yeah, yeah. >> i wasn't able to do this at all. i have a forearm issue. >> we talked about that. tennis elbow. >> from ping-pong, table tennis. >> i get the sense of what it must have been like on set with you guys. >> my face hurt.
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we are back with ryan reynolds, t.j. miller, morena baccarin and ed skrein. we'll play a game called stories from the set. i'll ask a question and you'll put up the appropriate picture. >> i like it. >> on set, who has the dirtiest mouth? >> oh, wow. mouth. >> all right. t.j., your cast mates say you. >> really? i say "deadpool," the movie. >> you're going for the whole cast. who forgets to silence their
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>> i don't know. i don't know if we did that. >> nobody. >> best ad libber? >> ryan and t.j. on this one. >> it's hard to pick. >> i don't think i understand how this works. >> you point at the cameras and get out of the way of this guy. >> who had the messiest trailer? >> i didn't go in there and i guarantee you. >> i have "deadpool" on every panel. >> were you ever in his trailer? >> i wasn't. >> absolutely not! >> congealed bacon fat in his dresser. all the furniture is made out of that. let's stop. you carry on. >> i have better furniture. >> who is best at karaoke? >> oh, oh, oh!
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>> no, no, no. >> careless whispers thing. i'm never gonna dance again got no rhythm >> i only go high. if i go low, the broadcast network shuts you down. >> they bleep that out. >> exactly. i'm the white berry. >> you meant white? >> manalow or -- yeah. >> who has the worst taste in music? >> ed has the best. >> i'm going with t.j. i have to go with someone. ed is a musician. >> when in doubt, go with t.j. who did most of their own stunts? >> obviously, me. >> actually, no, it's true. you did every one of your own
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>> they weren't spectacular. >> poured several drinks. >> roker, you son of a ah! you've done it again. >> like a bad '70s sitcom. >> yeah. >> guys, thank you so much. >> so sorry about this. >> "deadpool" hits theaters on friday. coming up, the incredible forest whitaker when we come back. this mom didn't have time to worry about a cracked windshield. so she scheduled at safelite.com and with safelite's exclusive "on my way text" she knew exactly when i'd be there. hi, steve with safelite. thanks for your text! i replaced her windshield... and she didn't miss a single shot giving you more time for what matters most. how'd ya do? we won! nice! that' another safelite advantage. thank you so much! (team sing) safelite repair, safelite replace. i take prilosec otc each morning for my frequent heartburn because you can't beat zero heartburn! ahhh the sweet taste of victory! prilosec otc. one pill
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good morning. a live look at the hamilton bridge, 34 degrees outside. 9:27 on this wednesday. senator bernie sanders is about to begin a morning meeting in manhattan sitting down with the reverend al sharpton in harlem. sanders won yesterday democratic primary in new hampshire and he's hoping to gather support among the african-american leaders ahead of next primary. a quick check of weather
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sun by the afternoon and 39 the high and tonight 26 degrees and sometime partly cloudy with a brief flurry with a high of 31. friday sun and clouds and 29 the high. this weekend chilly overnight lows below zeros perhaps wind chill. and coming up on the "today" show fran drescher stopping by to talk about her role in "hotel
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taking a look at the headlines. a couple of big auto recalls to tell you about. ag is recalling more than 840,000 vehicles in the u.s. because they could have defective driver side air bags made by takata. the recall affects mercedes-benz cars and surks vs from the 2005 to 2014 model years. general motor is recalling nearly 500,000 suvs and trucks because brake pedals could fail.
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the brake pedal may become loose, causing it to be loose or inoperative. no reports of injuries or crashes. airplane seats are getting smaller, it seems, and you're not alone. one member of congress wants to do something about it. steve cohen plans to introduce legislation that would require minimum seat sizes for airlines. in recent years, some carriers introduced slimmer seat designs that have allowed them to squeeze more seats on planes. a shopping cart has been a blessing for parents with special needs parents. target will be the largest chain to offer carolyn's cart in most stores. it was designed by an alabama mother who found it hard to control a shopping cart and her daughter's wheelchair at the same time. it has a built-in larger safety seat. it's been in use at smaller
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from australia to norway. from the big screen to broadway, a musical adaptation of "frozen" coming to a new york city stage soon. curtain goes up in spring of 2018. the highest grossing animated film in history, earning nearly $1.3 billion worldwide. you'll get to hear that song, get that back in your head over and over again. let's get a check of the weather from al. >> i wish they'd open it up. in summer anyway, we're looking today at snow showers across the great lakes on into northern new york. in fact, lake-effect snow may dump upwards of a foot in syracuse. toasty in los angeles. high of 88 degrees. stays warm in the southwest for tomorrow. heavy rain in the pacific northwest. light, scattered snow showers. windy and colder northeast, great lakes to the mid-atlantic states. frost and freeze warnings as far so a few flurries and snow showers around this morning
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and west and by the afternoon breaks in the overcast. high 39 degrees. and getting close to 40 in inland spots. tonight maybe a stray flurry but windy and colder and lows in the 20s and during the day tomorrow can't rule out a stray flurry with a mix of clouds and sun and colder on friday 29 and saturday falling temperatures in the afternoon and only 5 the overnight low. facebook.com/today's take. how many people are liking us? 221,000. don't forghet et, register for our prize today. trip for two, four days, three nights, in beautiful palm coast, florida. we'll have details coming up. that's your latest weather. >> look who you're sitting next to. this is oscar royalty. forest whitaker, considered one of the finest actors of our time. best known for his academy award winning performance in "the last
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>> for the first time, forest is taking his talents to the broadway stage in "hughie." >> he plays s s erie smith, a gambler gambler. >> good morning. >> is this a role you've always wanted to tackle? >> i wanted to work on stage. i read the play. i had never heard of the play. i was aware of eugene o'neill but i hadn't seen this play. i rarely find someone who has. it was exciting to find the material that was rich and gave me a great opportunity. >> this is your broadway debut. you are basically on this stage the entire time with just one other actor, for the most part. >> frank wood, yeah. >> the entire time, is that intimidate ing intimidating? you have to make sure you get the dialogue down and you're carrying the audience over that hour. >> yes, it's very frightening. it's new for me. >> not to add to the pressure. >> i'm trying to get used to it and understand it.
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it's just a second preview, last night. >> you have to change your voice for this play. can you give us a little preview, while it's in previews, about how you get into character? >> you know, i guess he's a gambler. when you talk about gambling and stuff, something starts happening. i guess the voice of the character is a little higher than mine. a little more quick. his whit is faster than mine. it's an interesting thing to try to find. i was able to do that by doing a little research and talking to a couple gamblers. >> interesting slang from the '20s. >> oh, yes. you have the regular stuff, like the dame's dolls, but then you have stuff like lousy with jack, which is like having lots of money. it's interesting. >> you're famous for getting into character, the method acting style. i imagine very intimidating characters you've played over
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what do you like to do to have fun and relax? >> normal things. spend time with family. just go through the streets, normal things. nothing special. >> you're a texas guy. >> yup. >> fellow texan. your daughter, you said, she's a musician. >> yeah. >> talk to us about watching her perform. >> she did a -- her debut at south by southwest this year. it was overwhelming for me to see her as she's performing her own music. her voice is beautiful. her styling is amazing. i was so proud. >> you can tell you're a proud father. >> yes. and then you have a completely different project coming up. "star wars" rogue? >> i did that right before i came here. it was -- >> the scenes already shot? >> yeah, it's done. comes out next christmas. the character, i can't talk about it, unfortunately. >> j.j. abrams will silence you?
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>> that's right. >> it's a little edgier. it's a prequel in a way. >> forest whitaker, cannot wait to see you on broadway coming up, in previews now. >> congrats on your broadway debut. we'll catch up with thomas rhett. what's better than a kiss? how about a giant rice cereal rice. valentine's day crafts for kids. snap, crackle and pop, baby, right after this. i really, really, really like you being a part of helping people in need is who i am. working at brookdale for me is not just a job, it's a life for me. i love it. i formed many connections with the residents. i feel like i am part of their family and they're part of mine. if you can get up in the morning, ya know, shake the dust and go up there and make somebody happy, when i go to sleep, i did my job. there's something to be said for exploring the world around you. why should snacking be any
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all you need are these sheet protecters. cut out a heart. >> right. >> he's gluing this down with mod podge, which is awesome. >> is mod podge the same as glue? >> it's like a day ecopage mixture. you get these beautiful sun catchers. easy for kids to make. >> great project. >> you suggested go in with the hearts already cut. >> for this age group, absolutely, cut them out. >> all right. >> good job, ryan. >> next, we have bird feeders. >> this is something i did in my preschool classroom all the time. this is a mixture of birdseed, water, corn syrup. she'll press it hard into molds. you use cookie cutters. when they dry, you get bird feeders.
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while it's still wet. you can give it to your teachers, friends, or birdie bffs in the backyard. >> feed the pigeons in your backyard, natalie, or the squirrel. >> for older kids, i love these. these can be expensive. we found a pack at the dollar store. plain cards. trace our image. she is lacing back and forth. great fine motor skills. you come up with these laced cards to give to friends. >> so cute and old school. >> very cool. >> another non-candy treat for your classroom. these are pencil arrows. cupid arrows. they were at a store like $1 or $2 a piece. we made ours for 20 cents. pencil. this is sienna, cutting out the template, the top and bottom, and you can give these to friends and they can use pencils at school. >> fun.
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>> i'm interested in what he's making. >> i love this. jake is making one of the most fun kid treats. the rice crispie treats. we turned it into a giant kiss by putting it into a funnel. put as much as you can in there. shove it down. spray it well with cooking spray. refrigerate for 30 minutes. add a tag and you're ready to go. >> best part, you can eat it! >> sneak a bite. >> go ahead, natalie. >> i won't tell. >> this is a fun thing to make. now need strips of paper and a stapler. two strips of paper together and put it with the side and staple it. keep going and going and going. you get this great garland. >> fantastic. >> girls love decorating their rooms. >> so many to get through. great ideas. >> good job to all our kids.
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reordering bresciani socks. okay listen... can you send some lawyers or something? (moaning) ...alec? thomas rhett is making country music history. >> his song "die a happy man" broke taylor swift's record for six weeks at number one on the country air play chart. >> we'll talk to thomas in a moment. first, let's see how it all began. >> reporter: country music is a family affair for thomas rhett. who grew up with a musical influences of his singer/songwriter father. to you don't stop, i'm gonna >> reporter: following in his dad's footsteps, he released his debut album "it goes like this" in 2012. hey, girl, i'm far away
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chart-topping hits. girl, i got to get me some of that >> reporter: after his own success, thomas co-wrote singles for fellow country greats. including jason aldean's "1994" and florida georgia line's "round here." last year, his second album, "tangled up," climbed to number two and earned him three academy of country music award nominations. falling down >> reporter: thomas rhett is headed across the u.s. with jason aldean on the we were here tour. taking the country by storm and proving that he is here to stay. >> thomas rhett is with us this morning. how good is it to be you, as i
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"die a happy man," 13 weeks at number on on the billboard hot country singles charts. nominated for 3 acm awards. 2 iheart awards. i'm exhausted. >> it's crazy. i'm blown away with what happened. seems like an eternity but it has been a few short years. we love it, man. we love traveling and playing shows, making new fans and writing good music. >> you're making lots of fans. >> thank you. i appreciate it. >> the neat thing is, it's not just country, it sounds like there's soul and r&b influences in there, as well. >> there are, man. i grew up with a dad, obviously, that sang country music. it was my first love. my first concert was the rolling stones. on the way to school, it was the beatles, aretha franklin, all kinds of music. to sit down and write one thing and put myself in a box like that never really has been my style. we like to make fun tunes. >> speaking of love, i watched you perform with your wife, lauren, of nearly four years
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she was talking about your shoes. >> oh, gosh. >> you write a lot of your music for her. >> i do. if the die a happy man". >> there she is. >> hi, lauren. are you mad at me for bringing you out like this? >> i'll get over it. thank you, though. >> what are you doing for valentine's day? >> i'm usually never home, so this is continuing the trend, but we'll make have dinner on the beach. >> you already wrote her a song. it's all you have to do. >> exactly. everybody thinks it's a free hall pass, but it is not. >> nope. >> you set a high bar for every other man in america. they can't come close. >> it's one of those things, i'm so glad a song that was so personal about her life and marriage, pretty much every line is a detail of our life. i'm glad it had the success it did. >> romantic. >> hearts all across america, again, breaking. thomas rhett, thanks so much. don't miss his performance with
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hey, hit the button. how many people are -- wow! >> all right. >> what a number. >> that's thanks to ryan reynolds. >> guess who is here? >> who? >> fran drescher. and thomas rhett is going to sing a song. coming up. >> how appropriate. >> they've had every hour. >> why not? >> plus, we have a wine bottle and a glass. it's very impressive. >> we'll explain. happening. >> i want this. >> this is what natalie wants >> after your local news and
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live this is news 4 new york now. >> good morning. a live look at the belt parkway right now. it's 34 degrees outside at 9:57 on this wednesday february 10th. and chris christie back in new jersey today to re-evaluate his presidential campaign and he
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night after finishing sixth in hampshire. he said he'll take a deep breath before deciding to move forward. he'd planned to be in south carolina today and tomorrow and there on february 20th. taking a quick check of weather. today early flurries with sun by the afternoon. 39 the high. tonight another passing flurry and 26 degrees. tomorrow partly cloudy with a brief flurry. a high of 31. then friday, sun and clouds. 29 is the high. saturday windy with a high of 21. temperatures in the single digits overnight. coming up on the "today" show, country music star thomas rett serenades kathie lee and hoda with his song "crash and
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