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good morning. joined at the hip. shooting from the lip. >> marco rubio, your campaign is almost over, buddy. >> chris christie turns attack dog for donald trump. rubio firing back. >> donald probably needs a lifeline after last night. he called in chris christie. >> how this tag team could impact trump on super tuesday. while the democratic side, the focus is on south carolina. hillary clinton and bernie sanders taking shots at each other as voter s go to the poll in the palmetto state. heroic chief. details about the police chief able to stop a gunman ending a rampage in kansas. the ex-girlfriend is now under
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jennifer garner speaking out for the first time since slitting with ben affleck. what she has to say about the nanny and what really broke them up. and moving and grooving. president obama with an impromptu performance during the white house tribute to ray charles. ♪ hey ♪ ho >> even the first lady looked surprised. today, saturday, february 27th, 2016. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >> welcome to "today" on saturday morning. i'm erica hill. >> i'm jeff rossen along with dylan dreyer and sheinelle jones. >> the first lady is looking at him and saying what are you doing? >> you said you weren't going to do this. >> the song like that, you just
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we all started to get in on it. >> and demi lovato and arizona shakes. >> and leon bridges, here featured on the "today" show. you can catch that tonight. our top story this morning is the race to replace president obama. republican frontrunner donald trump's campaign saying he will be back on the trail today with his newest supporter. new jersey governor chris christie. marco rubio meantime is ramping up attacks on the billionaire. hillary clinton is poised for a big win on the democratic side in south carolina. we have full coverage for you this morning. we begin with nbc's hallie jackson in nashville covering the republicans. hallie, good morning. >> good morning. even though the #nevertrump is trending today for those not supporting the republican frontrunner. he is making headlines who is. chris christie. embracing the billionaire
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>> reporter: together today on air trump, they are taking it on tour. chris christie now out of the race, but back in the spotlight as an attack dog for donald trump. >> marco rubio, your campaign is almost over, buddy. showing a lot of desperation. >> reporter: the endorsement of the new york billionaire sending shock waves through the republican race. >> i look forward to working with him. >> reporter: last month, he was calling out carnival barkers. >> showtime is over, everybody. we are not electing an entertainer in chief. >> reporter: trump hoping christie can help him stay ahead of cruz and rubio. >> these are two desperate people. i saw him back stage with makeup where he is taking it with a trowel and putting it on. he was soaking wet and he was out here. you know, i only say it because honestly this is not a presidenal
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>> look, chris is an articulate guy. donald needs a lifeline after last night. >> reporter: he's on offense now. at times gleefully. >> the makeup thing applying makeup around the mustac mustac. >> reporter: nbc news supporting the suppor super pac supporting. rubio hoping his attitude is not coming too late to take trump down. >> you all have friends thinking about voting for donald trump. friends do not let friends vote for con artists. >> reporter: all of this triggering speculation that chris christie may be angling for a high level position in a trump administration. maybe vice president or attorney general. christie is insisting when he is
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governor, go into private practice and make a lot of money. >> hallie jackson, thank you. >> i want to turn to the democrats where today is primary day in south carolina. pivotal race leaving hillary clinton and bernie sanders with something to prove. nbc's kristen welker covering the democrats for us in south carolina. kristen, good morning. >> reporter: jeff, good morning. the polls just opened in south carolina. i'm at a polling place in columbia where folks started to file through. secretary clinton has a double digit lead here. her campaign insists they are not taking any votes for granted. senator sanders is not giving up. still sharply focused on super tuesday. hillary clinton and bernie sanders trying to catch fire at the oyster roast friday night. making a series of stops at voters head to the polls. >> let's have a great tu
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>> the south carolina primary is personally important to me. >> reporter: and the democratic candidates are sharpening attacks. hillary clinton hitting sanders on guns. >> we need to strip the immunity that the congress voted for, including my opponent, giving gun makers and sellers immunity. >> reporter: and sanders trying to court critical african-american voters here criticized clinton's stance on the death penalty. >> my opponent believes in the death penalty. i do not. >> reporter: the toughest words from rapper killer mike who slapped the term super predators. some saw as a slight. >> where was concern for black boys that are lying dead in the street because somebody chose to call them super predators. >> reporter: this after an apology for the 1996 comments earlier in the week. >> do you
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people? >> reporter: clinton said she was talking about drug cartels. still, clinton tops african-americans by double digits, leaving some to wonder if sanders can stop her. >> can a democratic candidate win the nomination? >> i don't think so. the african-american coalition is probably one of the most important to a democratic candidate. >> and while senator sanders is hoping to narrow the gap here, the past week he has been campaigning in super tuesday states. where the race is closer. in fact, he is not going to be here when the votes come in. instead, he will be holding a rally in minnesota. jeff and erica. >> we will watch it. kristen, thank you. harold ford jr. is a tennessee congress member and political analyst. so is josh
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the new york times correspondent. good morning. >> good morning. >> nice to have you with us. this chris christie announcement took so many by surprise when it popped up on our phones yesterday. interesting specifically because some of the terminology he used to describe donald trump in the past. naive. on february 7th, he told a crowd he is just not the right person to be president of the united states and not the person we want representing our country. what is the impact of not only the flip flop from christie, but the endorsement when it comes to voters. do they care? >> politics has a long history. ronald reagan chose george w. bush. kennedy chose johnson. we have a long history of this. that wasn't the big surprise. the surprise for some was that christie gives him an imprint of an establishment republican with him. i think most important for christie, i'm sorry,
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christie will be an important surrogate with him in the early states and ones after that. making the case that rubio is not fit to be president. important day for trump. >> josh, are you surprised that marco rubio is getting more aggressive. talking about makeup application with donald trump. now comments about donald trump wetting his pants. is this a smart tactic or is it too late? >> i don't know. i think it is very late. if he was going to do this, he should have done this months ago. he is trying to be donald trump. why did he want the full length mirror? it is really undignified. it is weird. for months, one of the cases is donald trump is too undignified. if the only way to beat him is to act like him? i don't know. we are three days away from super tuesday, it is too late to make the shift. if you are going to beat trump, you have to make him look small and silly.
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good line. calling out trump university is a good call. you cannot make the argument this quickly. i don't think you can tear it down in three days. >> the question is where was this before? the animation and emotion and pointed attacks. i agree with you. i don't know how this sticks with trump this late in the game. >> is there anything at this point that rubio or cruz can do to make a move? >> i think we will know that by march 15th. the republicans award delegates proportionately. winner takes all on march 15th. >> you have texas in the first. the winner take all. if trump wins texas, a lot of this, before we get to the 15th, you see trump being able to make the case that i'm prohibitive frontrunner. it is difficult to stop me. you may see more endorsements. >> what about the democratic side? any path for bernie sanders? >> it is challenging. when youk
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is have already voted, states that are favorable to sanders. especially iowa and new hampshire. if sanders was going to just beat hillary nationally, he probably needed to win he iowa by 20 points. he about tied it. he needed to win new hampshire by 30. in south carolina, he can lose it, but lose it by too much. as the map gets more filled in, he continues to underperform, he will not be the nominee. >> two weeks ago. the story was powerful if sanders pulled off the victory in nevada. i think the chairman from south carolina said it well. the demographics and the african-american population, bernie sanders has issues. i know he has one surrogate about the remarks she made 20 years ago. the path seems to have narrowed in the last week or two. >> lots to watch. harold ford jr. and josh barro, thank you. >> i
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super tuesday coverage. join lester holt and savannah guthrie of super tuesday here at 10:00. there are new developments in the horrific mass shooting in kansas. the shooter's ex-girlfriend is in custody this morning accused of giving him the gun. nbc's blake mccoy is in kansas this morning. blake, good morning. >> reporter: erica, good morning. let's start with the ex-girlfriend. along, the authorities wanted to know how cedric ford was able to get his hands on the guns. this is a convicted felon whose rap sheet dates back decades. police know this morning who helped him. with the kansas workplace shooter dead, attention turns to this woman. sarah hopkins. an ex-girlfriend who is charged with knowingly giving weapons to convicted felon cedric ford. he later used the guns in his attack. police
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assault rifle like the one on ford's facebook page and glock .22 pistol. the ex-girlfriend arrested is a different woman than the ex who filed a restraining order against ford calling him an alcohol, violent and depressed and someone in need of desperate psychological help. it was the restraining order that police believe caused ford to go on the rampage and shooting coworkers and injuring 14 and killing three. >> i never seen it coming. from cedric and for him to take it out on us and coworkers. we worked hand-in-hand with cedr cedric. >> reporter: at the vigil last night, people remember renee benjamin. >> she always had a smile. >> reporter: brian sadowsky who loved rock music and josh higbee. engaged to be
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he leaves behind a 4-year-old son. >> his son was his world. >> he adored him. >> reporter: high praise this morning for the cop identified as the town's police chief who hailed the gunfire to take the shooter down before backup arrived. >> saved a lot of lives. >> reporter: some estimates put the number of people inside the building behind me between 200 and 300 at the time of the shooting. the sheriff says if the police chief did not face that gunfire and run in, there would have been more deaths. he says the shooter would not have stopped until he was out of bullets. erica. >> blake, thank you. in washington state, five people are dead after a shooting rampage that led to a tense standoff. the suspected gunman called the sheriff's officer to say he shot his own family. the officer raced to the home to negotiate with the gunman. after three hours, the suspect walked out and shot hlf
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enforcement agents. a s.w.a.t. team entered the home. a survivor, a 12-year-old girl, was taken to the hospital. john lennon's widow yoko ono is in the hospital. she was rushed from her home among reports of unconscious and suffering a stroke. sean later said his mother was suffering from dehydration. she is expected to be released shortly. now to the oprah effect which may be in trouble this morning. no one is rushing to hold a bake sale, but her bottom line is smaller. a huge stockholder in weight watchers and main spokesperson. the stock took a plunge on friday costing her tens of millions. we have olivia sterns with more. >> reporter: good morning, jeff. when oprah joined weight watchers in october, the hope is the magical fix and bring her star power to the
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oprah would make weight watchers trendy again. if this weeks results are a guide, the talk show queen could be losing her touch. >> are you ready? let's do this oprah, weight watchers is a good fit. she struggled for years with her weight. who better to be the face of the nation's largest diet brand. >> every time i tried again, every time i tried again. it has brought me to this. >> reporter: in october, oprah bought in. sinking $43 million to buy a 10% stake. weight watchers doubled in more than a month. in january, she put out a tweet. >> i love bread. >> reporter: again, a spike. but on friday, the stock crashed. oprah taking a nearly $30 million hit. >> the company reporting a drop in
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subscribers. >> oprah is not a panacea. >> reporter: weight watchers says the partnership is off to a strong start. the opportunity is huge. 2/3 of american adults are overweight. of course, that means competition. >> look who's back? >> reporter: jenny craig and weight watchers seem out of date. >> you can get free apps and your wearables. you don't have to go to a meeting or have a coach. >> reporter: you know, for many of us, the focus is more on wellness rather than weight. working out more and not just counting calories. the truth is, technology gives us options to track our diets for free. weight watchers does have their work cut out for them. don't feel bad for oprah. she lost nearly $30 million yesterday, but she bought the stock when it was so cheap, she
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investment. at the end of the day, she is still eating bread. there is a win-win. >> that's a win. olivia, thank you. dylan dreyer has the check of the forecast on this saturday. good morning. >> good morning. >> eating bread? bread? >> i'm always eating bread. >> we are looking at a really nice warmup through the weekend. we have a big ridge in the jet stream keeping the cold air in canada. warmer air from the south. temperatures today will most likely break records. minneapolis, the old record was 54 degrees setback in 1896. we're forecasting 59 oklahoma city, 73. cheyenne, wyoming, 65. tomorrow this warm air starts to go east. same foes for the carolinas. new york city should be close to 60 degrees. 55 in milwaukee. as we go into monday, we're still looking at scattered records on to be broken, especially through the midwest. st. louis in the mid-60s.
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raleigh, about 69 degrees. this is all above average. we to the floor a lot to go on today. pleasy in the northeast. a couple spotty showers in the rockies. >> sun's up. it's cold. we're in the 20s. plan on doing a bike ride, it will be tolerable by the time we get to noon time. low 40s. lots of sun. by 3:00, upper 40s. best day for that will be tomorrow. bright sunshine sunday with afternoon highs around 60 degrees. then on monday, back to work and school. back near 60 again in the afternoon. even a bit milder tuesday. chance of rain on weapons. might be a little rain and snow and that's your latest forecast. >> dylan, thanks. >> two michigan lawmakers forced in a sex scandal are facing felony charges. former represent todd corser is charged with misconduct and lying under oath. he
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prison. the other is charged with misconduct in office punish able by five year in prison. they were involved in a sexual affair. one tried to cover up by faking a male prostitution scandal. coming together for the south beach food and wine festiv festival. al roker and natalie morales with friendly competition. we tagged along for the ride. >> welcome back to miami, al. >> i wake up to you every morning. >> we're here in the miami wine and food festival where i get to be a judge. a hard job. i
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al, apparently, has a killer burger. i can't wait to try it. >> a brisket burger. the grilled cheese. 1,000 island. slice it up. you're done. >> how good is that? isn't that the best one? we need your vote. help a brother out. give us your vote. >> you think that burger can beat that burger? >> a lot going on. >> final cut. we made the final cut. >> this is my buddy al. he has been cooking up a storm all night. >> we made the top ten. >> you did? i'm not supposed to know your burger. give me a little bite, al. a little nibble. i'm
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okay. al, i've died and gone to heaven. >> all of a sudden, i ate 47 burgers. >> that's delicious. >> now for the award for the best burger award. it goes to jersey dog. >> lights off, party's over. who did the better job? al or me? i'm in a meat coma. time to go to bed. >> good night, natalie. >> al has a busy weekend. he and natalie off to l.a. for the oscars. we will have a recap of all that. >> it will be hard to get into a dress after you have been challenged with all those burgers. >> in that is when you go for the moo-moos. a recap of
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biggest stories and this caught on camera moment. when a man's pocket catches on fire. and remember the good old dress debate? we had that here in the studio? guess what? it is exactly a year after the dress drama and there is still the same question over the jacket. but first this is "today" on nbc. >> it's gold.
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and it is still to come on "today," dylan and sheinelle as inte interns. >> i have gone on twitter to look this up. >> that is the last time i cried. the fun we had together. >> the best. >> i'm excited to see this piece. you were raving about it in makeup. how great everybody
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good morning, everyone. thanks for joining is us for the news 4 update. i'm angie goff. we are watching closely as we await the d.c. streetcars debut. the cars will run every 10 to 15 minutes. for now, passengers, you won't have to pay a thing. news 4 adam tuss, by the way, will be live ahead of the grand opening coming up this morning at 8:30. virginia's primary is this tuesday. and voters today is the last take to cast an absentee ballot in the commonwealth. election officers are expecting it
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time to get a check on your weekend forecast. tom, we have a warmup on the way. >> we needed it. very light breeze. a flag near union station. mostly clear sky. temperatures by 10:00 should be above freezing. lots of sunshine during the afternoon. mid-40s by 2:00. briefly upper 40s between 3:00 and 4:00. by 6:00, mid-40s. overnight, good weather overnight. it will be clear in the 30s by dawn on sunday. tomorrow, bright and sunny. wonderful day to get out and get some exercise. highs reaching 60 degrees. monday, 60 with a few high clouds. maybe rain on
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chance of rain changing to wet snow on friday. thanks, tom. more news in 25 minutes. what's going on in here? >> nothing! >> who did this? >> she did! >> liar. >> tattletale. >> was this an accident? >> it will never happen again. >> all right. girls, we decided to have mercy. >> some things never change. a moment a lot of us "full house" fans want. "fuller house." 20 years after the original went on the air. more on that in popstart. outside on this saturday, february 27th, some chilly fans out there. >> not for long. it will warm up. >> good. ll
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guys, it's going to warm up. >> stick around. >> and say it with a smile. >> here is a look at headlines. donald trump on the campaign trail. this time with his one time rival chris christie. christie announcing on friday he is endorsing trump for president. on the democratic side, primary day in south carolina. hillary clinton holds a huge lead in the polls over bernie sanders there. the ex-girlfriend of the shooter in a horrible rampage in kansas now under arrest this morning. police say cedric ford's ex knowingly gave weapons to the convicted felon that elahe late used. and information from the irs showing a cyber hack from 2015 is actually much worse than originally thought. the agency now saying hackers accessed more than 700,000 taxpayer accounts. that is more than double
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let's begin this half hour with "the download." sheinelle is here twith the headlines. >> from donald trump's win to the gorilla in space. here are the stories that caught our attention. >> a hat trick for donald trump. with his third win in a row coming this week. the latest in nevada. >> we have to go all the way. >> trump thrives leading to fireworks with the republican debate ahead of super tuesday. >> if he hadn't inherited $200 million. >> tough issues for the democrats. >> hillary clinton again pressed about releasing transcripts about her goldman sachs speeches. >> if you are going to ask for things, everybody should be on the same playing field. >> and sanders challenged about what he said in 1974. >> have they done things which they should not
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behalf of the united states government? absolutely. >> deadly weather ripping across the nation. heavy snow in the midwest. >> blizzard like conditions cracking power lines. >> it is terrible. it will get worse. stay home. >> more than 30 tornadoes across the south. >> flying out the window. i had her by her ankles. >> what do we want? >> protests outside fbi headquarters as apple resists the orders to access an iphone used by one of the san bernardino terrorists. >> apple is willing to help, but not it is against customer privacy. a kentucky man stopped to buy a snack and his e-cigarette exploded in his pocket. the culprit? the lithium ion battery. a high profile battle shaking up the music industry. kesha
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fighting each other in and out of the courtroom. >> a judge denied the singer's bid to be released from the recording contract from dr. luke. the producer she is suing alleging sexual assault. >> allys rallying for support. >> dr. luke took to twitter saying i did not rape kesha. now to outer space. did this gorilla stowaway on the international space station? >> it is astronaut scott kelly having fun in a gorilla suit chasing around a crew member. where did he get the suit? >> acme. >> no, it was sent by his twin brother. and kate mckinnon does a mean hillary and bieber, but this will make you do a double take. >>
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>> of course i do. i'm ellen and we dance. >> she's got it down. >> kate mckinnon does a better ellen than ellen. >> and the biebs. true. >> dylan, how about another check of the saturday weather? >> we are looking at drought conditions in california. california had a good run. we were seeing a lot of rain and mountain snow which is still up in the sierra. believe it or not, we have the exceptional drought through most of central and southern california. we will see a chance of rain as we go into next weekend, but in the meantime, it will be really continued to remain dry. 61% of california under extreme drought. 38% is the exceptional drought. we have scattered showers in the pacific northwest from seattle to portland. that is where we will see showers today and tomorrow. we will stay nice and dry. especially in l.a. for
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oscars. it is a good time to stay dry. the next storm system is more of a pacific northwest thing. 1 to 3 inches of rain. gusty winds and mountain snow. especially in the highest elevations. next weekend is when california will see some of the rain. elsewhere across the country, things are quiet. we could break record highs from the plains to the midwest. minneapolis, we could crush a record later today. that is the latest weather across the country. crush the record out your later on today. thankfully it has turned much calmer. the winds have diminished. this cold morning if you plan a run, do it a little bit later. by 11:00, upper 30s. by 1:00, the low to mid 40s. hovering in the upper 40s with quite a bit of sunshine and light wind. tomorrow, up near 60 in the afternoon with bright sunshine. mild weather monday and tuesday. rain wednesday. dylan, thanks.
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back now on a saturday morning. time for a little "trending." first up, the most bizarre food combinations. huffington post claims these are weirdly delicious. we have some to try. dipping pickles and orange juice. i'm trying it. not so much. >> why would you do that? >> pickles first thing in the morning? >> cheese and mayo. >> that is gross. hold on. >> the last one, i can get
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my dear friend years ago told me if you soak strawberries in balsalmic vinegar it makes it sweet and it is delicious. >> it brings out the sweetness? >> the goat cheese and peanut butter is really good. >> my dad used to take me to work with him. we would stop at the store and get chocolate milk, usually yoohoo and slim jims. >> you don't like this? >> that is more for you. >> i'll eat the peanut butter. >> i'll have it. fine then. you remember the dress last year? the white and gold one? on the one-year anniversary, there is a new debate dividing people on social media. look at the jacket. some say this is blue a
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others say black and brown. i see black and brown. >> i see black and gold. >> i didn't see it. we were traveling this week. asked the same question. you have peanut butter right there. i have to tell you because i love you. 76 of those responded say it is blue and white. it was in the studio this week. >> what did they say? >> she said it is black and white. >> she can't see. >> i thought the addidas symbol was black and then white. >> i see black and gold. >> okay. so here, it is 76% in the poll. but on set, 75%. for the other side. finally today, one i'm sure a lot of the men can relate to. the boredom of shopping with your spouse. check out the account miserable men. shopping with lie
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these are hysterical. >> they are not just bored, but sleeping. >> you could take a nap. >> i'd go somewhere else. >> we have kanye west and daughter north passed out during a recent shopping event. >> where do you shop that it is that fancy? >> they don't shop where we shop. >> that is not a store i'm walking into. >> there is a guest list. >> kesha has a message for fans. let's move on to sheinelle in popstart. i'll eat my peanut butter. >> we told you the legal battle kesha is involved in with dr. luke. she filed suit for allegedly drugging and assaulting her. charges he denies. she was denied an injunction to break the recording
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she has received an outpouring of support from fans and celebrities. now she is thanking everyone through the medium she knows best. music. >> one, two, three, four. ♪ oh, i don't know what i would do without you ♪ ♪ oh, no ♪ i don't know >> the 28-year-old's lawyer posted this on twitter. next, we have been telling you about the "full house" spinoff for months. have mercy. "fuller house" is finally here. in case you wonder how they address mary kate and ashley not being there. >> what is this? >> michelle sends her love, but she's busy in new york running
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with two ways to earn, it makes a lot of other cards seem one-sided. welcome back. if you ever wondered if ghosts were real or not, ask this one here. >> dylan had an adventure leading to ghost adventures. i'm intrigued. >> we did this back in october. it airs tonight. we went to a town in california some say is haunted. we went in the casino. back in 1920s, a man was shot and killed after accused of cheating there. i found out they still may be talking about that murder. >> would you show yourself to dylan? definitely did. >> three strong signals in less an hour
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hunters. they wanted to analyze their evidence. >> no way. >> did you see that stick figure? the device i was holding for hours can pick up energies you cannot see or feel. it picks up stick figures if it sees an energy. you see how it looks like it is hanging from the ceiling. that is where it was rumored where someone was hung in that building. no joke, jay, the ghost hunter, he felt a noose around his neck. it airs on the travel channel. >> you buy all this? >> 100%. >> you have to watch it tonight. >> i can't. i encourage everyone else to watch. i won't sleep. with that, will leo finally win his first oscar and who will take home the coveted best picture award and best ghost?
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your time is 7:56 on this saturday, february 27th. good morning to you. i'm david culver. here's something we don't get to say very oft
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subfreezing start to this saturday morning. live view from storm team 4 tower camera. temperatures above freezing the next couple of hours. by noon time, should be in the low 40s. mid and upper 40s between 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. lots of sunshine during the afternoon. mercifully a much lighter wind than it was yesterday. morning lows mid-30s but afternoon highs around 60 tomorrow. monday, 60 and sunny. mid-60s on tuesday. might get rain on
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colder by the end of the week. rain changing to snow on friday. stay tuned. >> all right. we are back in 25 minutes with a ful good morning. joined at the hip. shooting from the lip. donald trump on the campaign trail today. his newest supporter, chris christie by his side. democrats focused on south carolina where it is primary day. hillary clinton hoping to keep her lead over bernie sanders. we are live on the campaign trail. breaking her silence. jennifer garner opens up since her public split with ben affleck. the access telling what led to the couple's break up. and interns to the stars. dylan and sheinelle going to work with country superstars rascal flatts. from organizing tickets to helping out back
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>> really? >> we will see how the experience really played out today, saturday, february 27th, 2016. ♪ life is a highway ♪ i'm want to ride it ♪ all night long >> it's our birthdays. she's 8. i'm 60. >> best friends in manhattan. >> mother/daughter weekend in nyc. >> and it's my birthday. ♪ life is a highway >> wait a minute. wait a minute. we have "life is a highway." we have those dancing and ing along. we didn't see dylan dreyer. >> i'm on the cutting room floor. i had a plate. >> it was a routine. >> nowhere to be found. >> you should bring it back. >> there was wind in my hair. i was drying it with a -- >> maybe we will get
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including that. let's head inside to sheinelle with the latest on the campaign trail. >> candidates hot on the trail for super tuesday. donald trump is campaigning with a major endorsement. we have hallie jackson joining us this morning from nashville, tennessee. >> reporter: good morning, sheinelle. the #nevertrump is trending online, but donald trump is making headlines for those who are making headlines. chris christie. out of the spotlight, but taking the role as attack dog. we saw christie go after marco rubio hard. rubio in turn ripping in to donald trump calling him a con artist. rubio taking this tone ahead of super tuesday hoping it is not too late to slow down trump. christie says he will do whatever he can to try to help donald trump win the
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that perhaps christie is angling for a high level spot in a trump administration. maybe vice president or attorney general. christie insists when his term as new jersey governor is over, he plans to head into private law practice and as he says, make money like trump. sheinelle. >> it was a talker. hallie, thank you. for the democrats, it is primary day in south carolina. it could be a good day for hillary clinton. nbc's kristen welker is in south carolina with the latest. kristen, good morning. >> reporter:. good morning, sheinelle. polls have been open for an hour now. i'm at a polling location in columbia. this is a critical state in the democratic nominating contest. secretary clinton has a double digit lead here. 60 to 32%. her campaign officials are not taking any votes for granted. she has been vigorously campaigning for the past week. particularly courting african-american voters. they are key to
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state. last night, she and senator sanders attended the same oyster roast. >> i'll be with you. i will work for you. i will stand up and fight for you. if you will give me the chance to be the democratic nominee. >> i'm here to ask you to help me change the priorities of this country so we have a government that works for all of us. not just the people on top. >> reporter: senator sanders is hoping to close the gap here in south carolina, but he has spent much of this past week campaigning in super tuesday states. states where the race is closer and the electorate is less diverse. in fact, tonight, sheinelle, he will not be here when the votes come in. he will be in minnesota. >> kristen, thank you. in kansas, police say the gunman who went on a shooting rampage this week got weapons from an ex-girlfriend. cedric ford was
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after a shooting spree that left 14 wounded and three dead. now an ex-girlfriend has been charged with knowingly transferring a firearm to a convicted felon. she gave ford a semiautomatic and a glock. and the update on the zika virus in the united states. the cdc says there have been 147 confirmed cases, including nine pregnant women. the cdc has been given permission to use a new test to see if a person is infected. an alert is put out for the olympics in rio. suggesting that pregnant women may want to skip the games. good news for a favorite visitor to american gardens. monarch butterflies are flying high again after years of decline. this year in mexico, the bright orange and black insects cover three times the area they took up last year. a
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illegal logging. the canopy that insulates them from the cold. back to you. thank you, sheinelle. >> dylan has a check of tthe weather. >> we will have record breaking temperaturesext week. because of the warm air, we will see a little bit of snow on the northern edge. this will be mainly rain and scattered showers and thunderstorms. it doesn't look like a severe outbreak. the cold front moves east through the beginning of next week. temperatures in the 60s and 70s. today up and down the east coast. then tomorrow closer to 60 degrees. 70s in the southeast. that's a look at the weather across the country. now here's a peek out your window. >> big changes on the way. big contrast from. still below freezing. we're in the 20
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40s. morning clouds will be drifting away. sunday, terrific day to get out and enjoy spring-like weather. morning lows, mid-30s. afternoon highs on sunday near 60 degrees. tomorrow afternoon. monday, near 60. a bit milder and who needs sweet 16 when you have sweet 60? i love it. happy birthday. erica and jeff. >> thank you. turning to a revealing interview with jennifer garner. she is opening up for the first time since splitting up with ben affleck. >> here is morgan radford with more. >> reporter: she has been called the girl next door. actress jennifer garner speaking out for first time since the break up with ben affleck after ten years of marriage. in the interview with
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fair" garner says my heart is on the tender side and is looking forward to getting past the pity stage. >> these two people were in love. they love each other. they still love each other. there is a great deal of sadness you cannot make it work. >> reporter: the actress says i didn't marry the big fat movie star. i married him. i would go back and remake that decision. >> she really, truly believes in the institution of marriage. it will take some time and some perspective to figure out how she failed. >> reporter: garner makes it clear the couple decided to separate long before the alleged affair with the couple's nanny. saying she was not part of the equation. bad judgment, yes. it's not great for your kids for a nanny to disappear from their lives. affleck denied that alleged affair. for now, the actress is focused on her career and the couple's three children. >> i do think they are doing their best to make the
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transition as smooth as possible with the children front and center. >> reporter: she admits she laughed when host rickey gervais introduced him at the golden globes. garner says no one needs to hate affleck because she doesn't. calling him the love of her life. for "today," morgan radford, nbc news, los angeles. coming up, we have the full we're the hottest news, los angeles. coming up, we have the full young company around but if we want to keep the soda pop flowing we need fresh ideas! >>got it. we slow, we die. >>what about cashing out? no! i'm trying to build something here. >>how about using fedex ground for shipping? >>i don't need some kid telling me how to run a business! i've been doing this for 4 long months. >>fedex ground can help us save money and deliver fast to our customers. not bad, kid. you remind me of a younger me. >>aiden! the dog is eating your retainer again. let's take a short 5-minute recess. fedex ground is faster to more locations than ups ground.
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back now with 12 minutes past the hour with everything you need to know before the 88th annual academy awards. we have the managing editor of fandango. very hollywood. >> yes. >> we want to give you a cheat height which erica is calling this morning of what to expect at oscars. >> three mov a
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the list. this is good information if you go to a party and want to start a conversation. "the revenant" is in the lead. people are predicting to win. the top grossing picture. if from is a spoiler, "spotlight" or "the big short." if "the revenant" does not win. >> "the revenant" is in the lead for the best director. >> yes. mr. alejandro. if he wins best direct after, he is the first to win back-to-back in 65 years. an historic moment. >> "the revenant" can clean up. leo dicaprio. if he does not win the oscar on sunday night, i think it is one of the biggest oscar
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history. >> who would win if leo doesn't? >> maybe eddie redmayne. >> best actress is not seen as being as much of a lock as leo dicaprio. >> i think it is the next biggest lock. brie larsen. she is fantastic in "room." i think she will be great. i don't know if jacob tremblay will. he has been yucking it up. >> he has been fun to watch. >> what do you make of the controversy before you and how chris rock handles this? >> he has teased it on twitter with the #black. i would expect him to come with something at the top of the show. it is interesting how he finds that balance with keeping it light and series. >> does it go at the top of the show or continue to pop up throughout? >> that's the big ques
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no matter what he does, this is the biggest conversation starter on monday morning. everybody will talk about it. >> and they are changing the acceptance speeches. no more thanking people. a ticker on the bottom. will the stars follow that? >> there is a ticker. it will personalize the speeches more. >> we have ours right there. special thanks to our executive producer. >> it will be cool. will it be too much of a visual distraction? >> this is meant to cut down the speeches so they don't get cut off. >> so you don't hear producers and executive managers. i like that. >> they are about to play the music for us. we have to leave it there. this is your biggest night. enjoy. have fun. up next, rascal flatts new interns dylan and sheinelle. but first this is "today" on nbc.
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back on a saturday morning with more in our series "up for the job." sheinelle and dylan. >> we were interns for rascal flatts. >> we had the best time, i think. we got almost everything done we were told to do. ♪ ♪ it's a little too loud on the highway i want to pull ♪ >> we are hear at the hard rock hotel and casino. >> we are interning with rascal flatts and this is their opening night. >> i'm dylan. >> i'm sheinelle. >> i'm jan. >> first thing you need to do is printout your guest list. here are your tickets. >> are we giving tickets to these people? >> you will write these names on these
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>> yes. >> task complete. >> nice. next. >> this is amazing. >> i'm a great intern. >> hey. >> i'm dylan. >> thank you for being our interns for the day. >> we're excited. >> in and out burger. a double, double. and animal style fries. >> i heard of that. >> i have to have a milk shake. >> fries, chocolate shake. >> i'm trying to lose holiday weight. thank you so much. >> i think we did good. >> i know. >> task completed for our entertainers. >> shoot. really? they don't need to know. >> did you get his burger? >> oh, wait. he didn't want onions. let's turn it around. >> yeah. >> everything you need. >>
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>> it wasn't on me. >> dylan. >> we should probably go. >> you guys ready for the show? >> show time! >> i'm sorry. i'm sorry. >> are you ready? >> oh, you're ready. ♪ i like the sound of that >> get ready. watch out. ♪ >> we're going to cry. ♪ >> how far out there do i go? >> the whole way. >> the whole way? on the stage? i'm so nervous. [ applause ]
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>> i'm bringing you your guitar. >> do you believe this? >> i don't care if we did a good job or not. >> this is the best internship ever. >> i think they gave great effort. >> i'll give them an a for effort. they are really cute. >> enthusiasm was great. they were excited. >> they are welcome back anytime they want. they can do anything they want. they can sing. >> yeah. ♪ life is a highway >> they're really cute. >> they can come back anytime. we may go back. their managers and the crew there was wonderful. accommodating and open to letting us play along. thank you. >> we should mention rascal flatts has one week left at the hard rock hotel and casino until march march 5th. we are going to see
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get the outtakes online. >> you looked like a couple of school girls. >> you were crushing on the manager. even here. >> i need to point out. megan our producer, the first time putting together something on the road. we had a prank on her that we need to add to the web. we told her it would not happen. it was falling apart. they didn't want to be part of it. >> today.com. >> it was such a bonding experience. we'll put it online. >> and i won $400. >> never a dull moment. next saturday, my turn when i
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hi. good morning, everyone. i'm angie goff. >> straight ahead on news 4 today. d.c. streetcars set to pick up passengers for the first time in over 50 years. a live report coming up. it's a shame for our country to have people naming one another in such a way and so mean. >> i don't believe the candidates are really talking about the issues. i believe they're just fighting right now. days away from super tuesday. virginia voters playing a key role in decision 2016.
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water over a troubled bridge. more coming up on news 4. >> all that and my favorite story of the morning. the special challenge one high school has for a special member here. >> don't forget to join us for facebook live. we are back in a moment.
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right now d.c. streetcars are getting ready to roll. years of delays and controversy. polls are open in south carolina as hillary clinton and bernie sanders battle for delegates. why one presidential candidate doesn't plan to be there when the votes come in. >> and the sun is out. slowly getting warmer out there as well. we're tracking how hot it's going to get. but will it be nice enough to go
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outside? >> the sun is out. it is beautiful. >> tom, the question is how much will this last and is it nice enough to finally shed the winter coat? >> indeed. we are still off to a subfreezing start. temperatures will get above freezing within the hour. a little bit of freeze flapping the flag at union station. chilly morning but spring-like weather moving in tomorrow and a few days after that. just near 30 degrees. reagan national, 31. no rain, no snow on storm team 4 radar. if you plan on getting exercise today, a little bit later this morning around 40 degrees. in the afternoon, peaking into
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no wind around. a look at the warmup on the way in a few minutes. >> we will check in with you, tom. d.c. street car debut. a good amount of controversy as well. news 4's adam tuss live to show us what riders can expect. hey, adam, good morning >> reporter: good morning, david. excitement definitely building here on h street in northeast. let me show you where the ceremony is actually going to happen in the next couple of hours. the mayor will be down holding a ceremony at 10:00 to kick off d.c. streetcars. of course this has been a long time coming. d.c. streetcars haven't rolled in the city since 1952. it's been over 50 years. the district department of transportation, thanks for joining us. you have to be excited this morning. >> i'm
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>> more like a decade, right? >> well, the administration came in and we knew we had challenges. but we got to work and we're excited to be here. so it's really going to happen. >> so just broad brushes for people, what they should expect. it will really change from a transportation perspective. >> folks are mostly familiar with the street car operations. we have been running so many tests that folks in the corridor, whether they are transit users or motorists understand you have to look out for the big red train coming your way. having the street car running along 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 a.m. over the weekend. and then until midnight during the week. there will be a lot of train activity in here. it is going to be a great amenity, great value to folks who want to get in
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this avenue. >> too early to talk extension? >> the opening event and the excitement around that, a lot of businesses have been patient. they are going to be out here today. i'm very excited about the participati participation, the music. >> appreciate it. street car. ceremony kicks off at 10:00 this morning. what you need to know if you want to ride the street car. it will be free at first for the foreseeable future. there's no time period for when fares go into place. extensions, we will talk about that down the line. but h street getting ready in northeast for the ceremony. back to you guys. >> adam tuss, thank you. 8:33 right now. a developing story this morning. take a look at this video here. we are keeping a close eye on water main break and
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hamilton street and 38th avenue in hyattsville. news 4 derrick ward joins us now. what's the deal? traffic moving through this part of town yet? >> take a look. this is what it looks like in daylight. it is still pretty active. that is from a water main break at this bridge right here on hamilton street. you can see the hyattsville sign there. right below that is a ravine, culvert, which will eventually take it to the anacostia. we're told usually cars are parked all along the area.
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you can see the concrete. good thing again they won't have to worry about flooding. this is the lowest lying area. all of that water is going into the natural waterway, which essentially channels under this road. >> we understand the county may be -- or the city may be making some contingency plans for people who cannot do or don't have sufficient water at this hour. no word when this will be repaired. you will be directed around this area. traffic is restricted. we are live in hyattsville, news 4. back to you. >> derrick, thanks for the update. the fighting appeared to have stopped across most areas of western syria after a landmark
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in warned sides in the five-year conflict have accepted. it will mark the first time powers have been able to negotiate a pause in this civil war. >> democrats facing off today in south carolina. hillary clinton seems to be ahead in the polls. bernie sanders may be a no show in that state tonight. steve handelsman is in columbia with a look ahead. >> reporter: good morning. african-americans are expected to make up the majority of voters. then comes super tuesday. 10 states democrats have major races. only in vermont, bernie sanders's home state, does polling indicate he can win. likewise, on the republican side and only one super tuesday state is front-runner donald trump trailing ted cruz's home sta
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despite a shaky debate. trump got a boost by new jersey governor chris christie. all eyes on texas. can ted cruz hughes? can donald trump? can hillary clinton both on the same day lock up their party's nomination? i'm steve handlesman, nbc news, columbia, south carolina. >> it is possible donald trump will steam roll through with massive victories everywhere and be unstoppable. i hope that that does not happen. i think this is a very dangerous outcome. >> ted cruz only has a few days to make up ground before voters head to the polls in virginia. the senator was in virginia beach last night. senator marco rubio is holding a rally in virginia beach sunday night.
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dr. ben carson will be on monday. don't forget we are tracking through the nbc washington app. search candidate tracker so you can see where the candidates are. coming up tomorrow on "meet the press" chuck todd will talk to bernie sanders for primary reaction. then looking ahead to super tuesday. john kasich and ted cruz going to join the show, as well as new jersey governor chris christie fresh off his enforcement of donald trump. that is all tomorrow 10:30 after news 4 today. speaking of virginia's primary. voters heads-up today is the last day to cast an absentee ballot in the commonwealth. residents can cast
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ballot. patients in maryland may soon have wider access to medical marijuana. the new plan that would allow a wider range for folks to prescribe how friends and supporters will remember one of the most visible protesters in recent kathleen matthews: imagine paying 20% more for a cup of coffee just because you're a woman. so why does congress think it's ok that women get paid 20% less than a man for doing the same job?
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maryland may allow nurses, dentists, foot doctors and midwives to certify patients to use medical marijuana. a bill passed friday is now headed to the senate. the state doesn't expect, though, to have any dispensaries until at least next year. the state commission overseeing the industry is still work to go issue its first listens for grow
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flood of applications came in. join us on facebook live talking about this during commercial break. we have a lot of discussion going on about ava right of things. you can comment with us and chitchat throughout the show. >> that's right. 8:42. friends and supporters will remember a woman who devoted decades of her life to fight against war and nuclear proliferation. it will take place at 10:00 this morning in northwest. first friends called her connie. she kept an almost constant vigil there. she died in january. she was believed to be 80 years old. you'll need a coat this morning, everybody. that is soon going to change. tom is tracking when you can expect it to get a whole lot warmer
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there is a new effort by metro to make you know they are work to go keep you safe behind the rails. this is days after a shooting on the green line train. a man s
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he found out who was arrested. >> violent attacks on metro seem to be on the rise. a robbery in broad late outside lenfant. anthony has been on a mission to help troubled youth turn their lives around before it's too late. >> city year works in schools, in cities. >> seven years ago, anthony did his year of service here at stanton elementary school. >> it's very personal. i don't know how you couldn't be invested in the lives of the kid. >> one of the kids that stood out the most was a sixth grader named andre broadie. >> andre was on
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train when it pulled up to the anacostia station and shots were fired. >> two people are in custody. >> i saw the name at the bottom. andre broadie. that's when my heart sank. i knew right then that was my andre. >> the same andre anthony mentored years ago. police say it was 16-year-old hassan graves who pulled the trigger. but both teens were arrested shortly after on the south capitol bridge. highly metro increases patrols to stop the violence, people like anthony continue the work to try and reach young people before it's too late. >> it's tragic. our work is never done. >> news 4 megan fitzgerald. both are charged with armed robbery, being held without beyond. they are due back in court next month. >> okay. so now we want to talk a little bit about our weather. the sun is out
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what a beautiful shot. tom said flowers are already starting to bloom. >> we are seeing some sprouting, especially where there is a south facing part of your house. maybe croak uses coming up or daffodils. live view from the storm team 4 tower camera. we have that sunshine beginning to work its magic, along with a gentle southerly breeze. we don't have the wild winds like yesterday. much of maryland, virginia, and the chesapeake bay. radar not showing anything. all dry here. just a few flurries north and west of
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beach. it was posted by kevin. post your own. love reading your comments as well. and our sky cam 4 showing high clouds drifting of us now. they will continue to drift away. during the afternoon, it will be bright and sunny. gorgeous day. layer up and get out and enjoy it. biking, it will be a great day to do that as well. mid to upper 40s by 3:00. any of the bike lanes, a great place to get out and enjoy. chilly. mid-40s. going out to dinner, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. by 10:00, back down to around 40 degrees under a clear sky. again, light wind will be with us
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storm team 4 four-day forecast. by dawn on sunday, 30s. monday, as we get back to work and school, it will be another mild day. feeling like spring. up around 60 degrees. that will coax some more of the flowers to come up. partly sunny. low to mid-60s by tuesday afternoon. then on wednesday, we do have the likelihood of rain coming through wednesday. enough for a bit of a soaking rain in the low 60s for a high. colder weather moves in on thursday. up near 50. then on friday, some cold rain change to go some wet snow with light accumulation is the way it looks right now. >> all right, tom, thanks so much. get this, they are supposed to save you money on your car insurance. smartphone apps that track your
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so is a few questions for you to consider this morning. how fast do you drive? how hard do you brake? >> some auto insurers are keeping track of that through apps on your iphone. there are some loopholes in the fine print that could expose your personal information. >> it's a way to save on your auto insurance. corinne tried it. she had progressive
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program. here is state farm's drive safe and save. >> at first you are very much aware of something that is tracking your driving. >> she followed it for a month two years ago. >> i pay $83 a month for my car insurance. i was paying $183 a month. >> about four 4 in 10 americans find it acceptable for auto insurance companies to monitor their driving habits with a device inside their car. habits like slamming on the brakes, the time of day or night you drive, and how fast you go. >> everybody likes a good deal. but what's important is that kurpls aren't being taken for a ride. >> barnes said questions are growing as insurance companies use new technologies to track drivers. >> do these apps have abscess to
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your call information, who is texting, whether you're texting and driving. >> nbc 10 investigators reviewed mobile apps conditions for allstate, liberty mutual, progressive and state farm. three offer an app that tracks customer's driving. progressive says its app will roll out later this year or early next year. and already launched a pilot app. while all four say they won't sell your permanent information, that won't stop them from giving it away. >> we know insurance companies want that information and that will have it. for the other entities, law enforcement, heats the process there? >> in terms of service and privacy policies for allstate, progressive and state farm all say your information can't be shared with third parties. liberty mutual said it won't share any personally identifiable with any third party. >> it raises questions about private litigants getting this information. you're in a car
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you say i know they had that app on. i want to see how fast they were going. it raises data security questions. however safe is this data? >> questions lawmakers will most likely have to deal with. senator bob casey said it is privacy and innovation with challenges at the state and local level. >> i have begun a review to see if there is a legislative remedy. >> if you're part of the 63% that don't want to be track, you might be paying for the folks that opt in. she is happy she got in and out of being tracked when she did. >> too much information is vulnerable. >> harry hairston reporting there. none of the companies agreed to on camera interviews. geico, by the way, the only major insurance company that does not use this type of technology. >> all
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it will feel like spring this week. don't get too comfortable. tom is tracking when you can expect rain and possibly even snow in your neighborhood. >> you said it. i didn't. >> also, we do want to warn you we have coming up a brutal beatdown caught on surveillance cameras. why police are saying this was such a graphic assault and what they need from you to help capture this individual. days away from a major indicator of decision 2016. the power of super tuesday. as you head to the polls next week, how the presidential candidates are looking to get ahead.
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