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good morning. breaking news, a massive evacuation in northern california. nearly 200,000 people ordered to leave their homes amid fears a spillway at the 12k3 approximate. >> approximate sf approximate. p 7 water that would be coming o can. p lake. while in the northeast, another nasty winter up to two feet of snow effected. thousands of flights cancelled or delayed nationwide. nbc news has learned some of president trump's aids are pressuring him to fire the national security adviser. did
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mislead the white house with his contact with russia. the south carolina story about a woman kidnapped and chained in a medical container for two months speaks out for the first time. >> no underwater what he did to me he did not break me. he cannot destroy who i am and i won. >> her or deal in her own words. hello history. adele wins big at the grammys, walking away with five awards and praise for making sure she nailed an emotional tribute to george michael. >> sorry for swearing. i'm sorry. i'm sorry. beyonce making her first public appearance since revealing her pregnancy on today monday, february 13th, 2017. from nbc
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live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. good morning everybody. savannah continues on maternity leave. did you watch last night. >> i did. i saw beyonce. >> she looked beautiful. what an amazing performance. adele, she may make something of herself. she's doing pretty well. >> she wanted it to be perfect so you don't fault her at all. >> we're going to have a big report on the grammys coming up, but we begin on monday morning with that breaking news in northern california evacuations ordered for nearly 200,000 people living below a damn as crews race to fix a hole.
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miguel is there. >> reporter: good morning. emergency personnel have been working through the night keeping a close eye on what they call a fluid situation. the damage is sound. it's the spillway that is causing concern. the emergency spillway is this morning in its own state of emergency, warning of an eminent failure and a flood, state officials ordered the immediate evacuation of 188,000 people. >> we thought we were okay and then, bam, we had to leave. >> we had to make a very very critical and difficult decision to initiate the evacuation. i couldn't risk the lives of thousands of people. >> reporter: the sudden emergency triggering chaos as families jammed roadways. >> you need to go through
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and make a right. >> reporter: gridlock lasting for miles and hours. >> i'm concerned about getting out. >> reporter: with the massive reservoir at over 100% capacity engineers spotted an erosion scar near the spillway. the lake holds enough water to cover the entire state of connecticut in a foot of water, the tallest dam in the nation sits above the counties. the spillway releases water to free up storage space was damaged last week. now a scramble to get it fixed before the next storm and more rain. first this morning water officials plan to use an army of helicopters and boulders to shore up the emergency spillway. what may be the best hope to prevent a disaster that may be looming. at one point officials said if
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a 30 foot wall of water could cascade into communities down stream. this is a race against time. we're expecting another storm to fill that reservoir and put more pressure on the spillway so they want to get as much water as they can before that storm arrives mid week. >> thank you. another powerful winter storm is hammering new england. the second round of snow and winds for a region hit hard last week. again there are problems at airports coast-to-coast. >> reporter: good morning. it is a virtual ghost town here in portland, maine. the only vehicles on the road are snowplows.
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northeast, new england being slammed with the second major snowstorm in a week. this morning storm warnings are in effect from new york to maine. in new jersey a woman had to be rescued after her car crashed into an icy pond. in boston schools are closed for the third school day in a row. >> out of the safety for our kids and also keeping people off the roads. >> reporter: in connecticut icy roads have caused more than 100 accidents and 600 calls for help. again, the weather is snarlg air travel. 1,700 flights delayed, nearly 900 cancelled. with snow falling through the
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morning, maine could get hit the worst seeing up two feet of snow. back out here live in maine, i want you to see how big the snow banks are already. it's waist high on me. while the snow will taper off, the big concern is these winds because they have the potential to pick up this snow creating more hazards. >> al is tracking the storm from the road in ohio this morning. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. we'll tell you why we're here in a bit. i was stuck on a runway for over two hours. look at what we've got now. the current radar shows we have more snow still pounding maine. lighter snow around the great lakes and into boston. we'll look at this storm pull away with strong winds and potential blizzard conditions along the
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it will make for hazardous travel. the snowfall amounts, another eight to 12 inches of snow in portland, maine and 57 million people effected by the winds up into new england. warning 50 to 60 mile per hour winds and that will cause major airport delays continuing from new england to washington, d.c., guys. >> thank you very much. we'll have more on the storm in a couple of minutes. let's turn to politics now and new concerns facing president trump, including mounting questions about michael flynn's future in the administration. nbc national correspondent peter alexander is at the white house. he has the latest. good morning. >> reporter: the president today is juggling several significant issues demanding his
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order and questions about north korea and questions about his national security adviser with one white house official telling me this morning that aids are telling president trump to consider firing michael fire lin line. bake the two men reacting after north korea's ballistic launch over the weekend. this video of the test released overnight. >> do you know what happened? >> reporter: in a joint appearance shinzo abe condemning the launch as intollaberable an president trump added. >> the united states stands behind japan 100%. thank you. >> reporter: in mexico thousands protesting president trump's plans for a boarder wall with a
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in the u.s. officials announcing hundreds of arrests in several states. families of undocumented immigrants fear it's part of a crackdown. >> with donald trump being president, i see no hope for us. >> reporter: with the travel ban on hold, the warehouse is prepared to unveil immigration action this week. stephen miller lashing out at the courts. >> we have a judiciary that has become a supreme branch of government. >> reporter: milialer's boss tweeting good job. michael flynn is no longer denying before taking office he may have spoke to the russian ambassador about sanctions
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>> that's a question you should ask the president. >> reporter: miller also repeating that president trump lost the popular vote due to massive voter fraud, doubling down that thousands of massachusetts residents were bussed into new hampshire to vote illegally. >> this issue of bussing voters into new hampshire is widely known and real and serious. >> reporter: miller offered no evidence of any fraud whatsoever. more on michael flynn this morning. a top democratic says the fbi and intelligence committee should investigate the conversations with the russian ambassador and whether flynn encrypted those communications to avoid monitoring. >> thank you very much. jeremy bash is an
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security analyst who served at the defense department and political analyst was the communications director for the national security council. good morning to both of you. that answer from stephen miller to chuck on the confidence in michael flynn, did it sound like a straight arm to you? >> that was not a robust defense. if i were mike fire linelynn i worried about my standing at the white house. >> if he had this conversation with the russian ambassador prior to the inauguration and if they spoke about those sanctions from the obama administration, how serious a mistake was that? >> talking to the russian ambassador may not be that serious. the question is why did they try to conceal it and perhaps the answer is the conversation happened on december 29th, the day the sanctions were imposed. he was signaling when we come into office we'll do things
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that's not something the incoming trump administration wants to acknowledge. >> he mislead the vice president. he said they didn't discuss those sanctions. there's a credibility issue here. >> that's the issue more so than the communications, it's does vice president mike pence who stakes his integrity on what general flynn told him, does he have confidence. i think within the white house this is going to be a battle pitting mike flynn up against the vice president. >> can mike flynn survive as national security adviser. >> i think 24 days in he has become the story and you have north korea trying to launch missile tests, no. >> i think it's hard. the national security crisis are piling up. we've had a missile launch from north korea and a travel ban that's been rolled out in a botched fashion. i think they need the a-team there and i'm no
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it. >> let's go back to north korea. in the days before the inauguration you said new presidents, new administrations get tested whether from a terror group or foreign anation. how serious is this. >> they launched it into is the sea of japan. the president i think was too short. he kept it to 125 characters. he should have said i think we should defend our ally. south korea where we have 28,000 troops and that would condemn these missile launches. >> we have a tweet from president trump. he tweeted north korea just stated it is in the final stages of developing a nuclear weapon capable of reaching parts of the u.s. it won't happen. he drew a line in the sand. did this missile launch cross that line. >> he drew the line and then when he spoke he was
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stake out a line in the sand again. with that said i think that was the smart approach actually because this is a provocation by the north koreans. the new administration has to get their hands around the challenge. i don't think that a hasty response is necessary. >> the white house created a statement for the president, but he didn't deliver it. he said i'm standing by japan. i think he should have gone further. >> thank you both very much. let's talk about last night's grammy awards. the biggest names were out in force, but one star sold the show, adele. natalie is in los angeles. good morning. >> reporter: we're talking about the performance. in a year where award shows are doubling as a platform for politics, the grammys was no exception. the result was one entertaining and unpredictable night. opening the showi
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hello. ♪ hello from the other side. >> reporter: and closing it out on a higher note, taking home five grammys, including album and record of the year. perhaps the most shocked about the sweep, adele herself, giving an emotional tribute to another star in the audience. >> the lemonade album was so monumental. you are our light and the way that you make me and my friends feel, the way you make my black friends feel is empowering and you make them stand up for themselves. i love you and i always have and i always with. >> reporter: earlier the singer asked for a redo after stumbling on a tribute to the late george michael, receiving a standing ovation on her second try. difficulty
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difficultys plaguing metalica. performances that went off without a hit with host james corden, neil diamond and a few friends. the rapper winning three grammys and beyonce, baby bump and all sent people buzzing with this move bringing the crowd, including her husband and daughter to their feet. queen bee added two more grammys to her collection. >> i feel it's vital we learn from the past and recognize tendencies to repeat mistakes. >> reporter: there were other calls to action throughout the night, the latest coming from a tribe called quest. ♪ also celebrating legends
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david bowie one four albums and in a tribute to prince bruno mars had the house rocking. one fan stole the show last night, blue ivy channelling the singer wearing that prince inspired suit. one of the best moments happened after the cameras stopped rolling when adele's grammy broke into two pieces. some are saying just an accident and others thinking perhaps she was trying to share part of the award with bbeyonce. that moment with adele when she stopped mid song, i taught my kids you don't give up. sometimes when things don't go your way y
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>> everyone was very forgiving. >> thank you. appreciate that. let's go back to ohio for the rest of the forecast from mr. roker. >> reporter: i want to remind you of that when i blow the next forecast. >> never happens. >> reporter: right. let's see what's going on around the rest of the country today. we're basically looking at a lot of mild weather up through the plains. strong winds in the mid atlantic states. heavy rain in texas and plenty of sunshine out west. we'll get to your local forecast coming up in the next 30 seconds.
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good morning. we have a weather alert day for some powerful wind gusts that could go through the reminder of the daylight hours today. winds are gusting to 45 miles an hour now and could gust over 50 miles per hour around the city later today. know it's going to be super windy out there. temperatures are in the upper 30s. you'll need a windbreaker today and have your hat tied on tight. >> reporter: that's the latest weather. coming up in the next hour the marry me series kicks off. >> just in time for valentine's day. the woman held captive
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coming up. the new way to save on jewelry this valentine's day. could you spot a real diamond from a lab created gemstone? prepare to be tested. first, this is "today" on nbc. ♪
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eastbound 66 there's a one mile backup. the enter loop before indian head highway still have the crash there. the left lane is getting better. northbound branch avenue have a crash there and taking a look as you're headed into the city, a broken down vehicle in the left lane. >> thank you. it's a weather alert day today. >> a check on your forecast after this.
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you'll need your thickest windbreaker on and hat and sunglass sunglasses. sunshine and very windy today. temperatures in the mid 30s, but it feels like temperatures are in the 20s. afternoon highs in the upper 40s and tomorrow back up near 50 degrees and plenty of sunshine.
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per hour today. make sure you're outdoor items are secure and hold on tight to those steering wheels. other update in 20 minutes. back to the today show after this break.
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we're back, now, 7:30 on a we're back at 7:30. we're calling it carson daily day here. carson playing a little golf at the at&t pebble beach proweekenproweeken proweekend. not only did he play, he won. he won the thing. carson wins the 18 seed. he's joining us here this morning after flying across country. way to go, buddy. >> thank you. thank you so much. thank you. thank you. it was unbelievable. i grew up playing golf in the '80s.
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before golf was cool. it was how i built my relationship with my stepfather on the golf course who taught me life lessons through the game of golf. i've played in this a bunch. the whole idea was to make the cut. we made the cut and went on and won the thing. >> two trophies. the winning trophy is called the jack lemon award. that's for the amateur that helps the pro the most. well done. >> thank you so much. let's get a check of the headlines this morning. nearly 200,000 people in northern california living below the nation's tallest dam have been ordered to evacuate. erosion developed in the spillway. while the structure remains sound, they are not taking chance. another powerful winter
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some parts. boston could see up to a foot. schools are closed for the day. thousands of flights at airports throughout the region are cancelled or delayed. nbc has learned aids to president trump are asking him to consider firing michael flynn, his national security advisor. the reason, flynn is no longer denying he may have talked about u.s. sanctions with the russian ambassador more than a month before inauguration day. a south carolina woman who survived a kidnapping or deal is breaking her silence. >> reporter: the woman and her boyfriend vanished last august. investigators say he was murdered and she was kidnapped, discovered and rescued by authorities more than two months later. she's sharing her story with dr. phil who gave us a preview. on a spraulg patch of
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held captive for two months and locked inside a metal storage container. now she's sharing her story in an interview with dr. phil. >> when he opened it and put you in there, what was in there? >> it was pitch black, but he had a flashlight and shefling with dried food and rations and stuff. >> did he leave you bound, or did he unbind you? >> he left me bound and put a chain around my neck. >> how long was the chain? >> 2 1/2, 3 feet. >> reporter: the man accused of kidnapping her is todd and she witnessed the murder of her boyfriend. >> she went into shock instantly, but she began right away to think he didn't kill me on purpose. there's something going
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>> reporter: dr. phil says as time passed, brown gained strength. >> because she said at th point that he definitely wanted her alive more than he wanted her dead. >> reporter: acting on a tip last november, deputies final found brown. the sheriff says she was chained like a dog. >> it's by god's grace we found that girl alive. >> reporter: the suspect has confessed to seven murders. three bodies found on his property and the other four killed at a bike shop in 2003. his attorneys have not returned our messages seeking comment on the case. >> if he's watching this right now, what do you have to say to him? >> i would tell him that no matter what he did to me, he did not break me. he did not destroy who i am and i won. >> reporter: when she says something like you did not break me, do you believe it? >> there's no question. you look this woman in the eye,
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this isn't a bittered you didn't break me, it is a resolve. >> i'll recover from this. i'll always miss charlie and wonder what our life would have been like, but as far as what todd did to me personally, i can't emnot goilet that man rul. >> reporter: he was a registered sex offender working in real estate. he faces dozens of charges including murder and is behind bars in south carolina. >> where he should be. thank you very much. let's get another check of the weather from al. he's in ohio this morning. mr. roker. >> reporter: good morning. we're watching a storm system getting itself together down through texas later today and on into the middle of this week. we watched this storm
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the east. it's going to rain and snow for new mexico and heavy rain and storms for texas and continues to the east tuesday and wednesday with the potential for flooding moving into the southeast as well. rainfall amounts from two to three inches of rain and six inches of snow. here's what's happen not guilin neck of the woods. 38 in district. feels like 29. sustained winds and could be gusting to 60. and this is going to continue through about 6:00 p.m. today. high wind warning through the area including the district could see tree limbs or power lines down. sunny and dry through the week. >> reporter: make sure you check out our friends on the weather
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♪ 7:41 on a monday morning. this morning on 7:41. a new way to save on jewelry in time for valentine's day. >> reporter: this was a game changer for valentine's day. when you buy a diamond ring, it's a huge purchase. you save up your money and look for the best one you can afford. what if i told you you can buy a ring that looks the same as the fanciest diamond for a fraction of the price and you can't tell the difference. we have two out here right now. this is a gemstone called moisonite. we're going to put you to the test in a minute and see if you can tell the difference, but first it's your turn at home.
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this one is nice right here. for diamond rings. look at how big this one is. these rocks don't come cheap. on average couples spending more than $6,000 on the perfect engagement ring, but now a hot trend in big bling, an alternative to diamond called moissanite. >> it's a lab created gemstone as brilliant as a diamond and the hardness of the material is nearly as hard as a diamond. >> reporter: why are people buying that over a diamond. >> it's not being mined from the ground and it's less expensive than a diamond. >> reporter: how much cheaper? look at these two rings. one of them is a real diamond and costs $23,000. the other is $850. they look
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can you tell the difference? that's the super expensive diamond on the right and the much cheaper on the left. got it wrong? don't feel bad. can most consumers tell the difference between these? >> no, they cannot. >> reporter: we borrowed both rings and set up a jewelry stand in connecticut. a few people get it right. >> they're like jewelers over here. >> this is the expensive one? >> reporter: yeah, you got it. >> really? >> i think that's the real one. >> reporter: you think that's the real one? >> yeah. >> reporter: she got it right, but a lot of people get it wrong even after picking it up and looking closely. >> it's pretty good. i think i'm going to go with this one. >> reporter: you're saying this one is the real diamond? >> uh-huh. >> reporter: no. ,0
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>> if i had to guess, i would say that was the more expensive one. >> reporter: this is the cheaper one. >> really? >> reporter: she can't believe her eyes. >> i guess my husband is going to be lucky when he tries to pick me out a ring because i won't know the difference. >> i'll pick this one. >> reporter: wrong again. >> that's amazing. >> reporter: you wouldn't mind this on your finger? >> no. >> reporter: you can't have ours. would you wear that? >> i'd love it. >> reporter: perfect. >> it's gorgeous. >> reporter: get this, they say the ring is shinier and brighter. >> that one has more shine. >> that one is sparklier. >> i think this is real. >> reporter: you got it wrong. most just can't tell at all. can't even venture a guess. >> which one is it? >> reporter: you don't know? >> no. >> they lookhe
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>> which one is it then? that's the real one? >> reporter: this is the cheap one. in fact, the majority, 67%, got it wrong or couldn't tell the difference. >> we're saving money. >> reporter: it is time to test you guys. the entire time during the piece they've been looking. >> we're looking at color. >> matt has some science about it. here is the first one. here's that one. >> how do you feel? >> i feel good. can i keep it? let's try the second one. you know what, matt, i think i'm changing my mind. >> you're going to go with this one being real. >> this one is more brilliant and brighter, but i'm thinking that's the way they would engineer a lesser stone. i'm going real, fake. >> that's what i think too. i think i'm wearing the real one. >> reporter: yes. >> thanks
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>> reporter: fyi, they did get it wrong the entire time because this one looks so brilliant. >> we thought it had to be the real diamond. >> when i put it up to my diamond, we realized this is the real deal. it's impressive. >> or your diamond -- >> reporter: your diamond is a fake. >> my husband might be watching this morning. >> i'm keeping this. saturd"saturday night live"t take on the trump white house. one stars head turning outfit after this. >> that looks nice on you.
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we're let's go back to carson. >> it was an action packed night last night from the moment the host made his memorable entrance having an issue with the lift and fell into that hole and he reemerges, comes up the steps and takes a tumble back down them. that's how you start it. >> a couple of highlights buzzing online. you have the 21 pilots taking off their pants before sharing their award. th outside on the red carpet, that was interesting. that's going to make comparisons online. social media users came to adele's rescue when they asked for a restart during her george
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it was quite the eventful night in l.a. and people following along at home. >> what was the deal with that outfit? >> i don't know. i'll have to ask him. >> we're talking about it. maybe that's the point. >> thank you. coming up, want to maintain a happy marriage. you should avoid becoming a netflix cheater. we're catching up with sally jassy rafael after the news. ♪ ♪ ♪
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7:56 is your time now on this monday. we're going to geto check on the roads. >> a new problem on southbound 270, you have a crash in the center lane. some of those delays here this morning as you're approaching that area and 730. inbound key bridge, we still have this broken down vehicle blocking a lane. beltway overall, no major issues right now. >> thank you. we'll take a quick break and check the forecast next.
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good morning. it is going to be a windy day today at 40 miles an hour in the district. as we go through the day, near 60. current temperatures feeling like the upper 20s. there you see the high wind warnings throughout the day today. temperatures will be in the upper 40s and dry, but wind gusts could be damaging. our next chance of rain early wednesday. thank you. now back to the today show.
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it's 8:00 on "today." testing trump. new footage of north korea's missile launch overnight as the president faces controversy on the home front. the national security advisor under fire and protests over the immigration ban. we're live in washington. plus, here's sally. >> really excited about our show today. >> sally jessy rafael kicks off the week long series looking back at the talk show titans of the '90s. we'll catch
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first lady of daytime. high school sweet hearts. >> your my soulmate, friend and lover. >> jana bush talks to four couples who stand the test of time. their advice on how to keep the love alive after all these years. >> celebrating spca week from the plaza. >> we're celebrating besties weekend. >> today i turn 40. >> we're celebrating ten years. we're back now. 8:00 on a monday morning. it's the 13th day of february, 2017. kind of a chilly day before valentine's day, but a nice crowd in
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you guys look beautiful. what are you here for? >> we're here for spca l.a., it's family career and community leaders of america and we're here to kick off our spca week. >> congratulations. >> nice job. savannah is on maternity leave. nice to have you here. >> it's been fun. i talked to savannah last night and she's given me the keys to the sports car. we'll help you put a spin on valentine's day treats. >> did you do the valentine's day thing yet. >> it's in progress. here's your news at 8:00. good morning. we begin with the latest in politics. national security advisor michael flynn appears to be on thin ice. a senior administration official tells nbc news white house aids are encouraging president trump to fire him, all as the president
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a series of domestic and international headlines. >> reporter: this morning new controversies here at home and abroad after north korea's missile launch this weekend. new video released overnight. an immediate rebuke from japan and a less lengthy, less fiery response from president trump. >> i want everybody to understand and fully know that the united states of america stands behind japan, its great ally, 100%. >> reporter: the president this weekend turning his attention back to his controversial immigration executive order, possibly rewriting it now. his top aid promising to pursue every alternative as stephen miller came under scrutiny for repeating an unsubsnt
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citizens in this country that are not registered to vote. >> reporter: he provided no evidence and delivered almost no defense of michael flynn. >> does the president have confidence in his national security advisor? >> that's a question i think you should ask the president. >> the white house did not give you anything to say? >> they did not give me anything to say. >> reporter: a u.s. intelligence official tells nbc news flynn discussed election related sanctions with a russian official before president trump took office. while finding nothing illegal, the white house has denied sanctions came up with that call and the nancy pelosi is arguing flynn's security clearance should be revoked. a third nation is
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spotlight. in mexico protesters fired up against president trump, his hard line immigration stance and his plans to build that wall. expect much of this to be fodder for the president's news conference later today after his meeting at the white house with the canadian prime minister. >> thank you very much. for the second time in a couple of days a powerful storm is pounding the northeast. new england getting hit with heavy snow and high winds. flights are being cancelled by the hundreds. nbc is in boston. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. i need you to geek out with me here for a second. i want to use the word bomb bombogenisis. the story is these winds and they're strengthening. you can see the flag behind me.
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about 30 miles per hour. they are expected to double. here is the problem. yesterday evening we kept switching between rain and snow so all the snow we have out here in boston is that very crunchy heavy snow. it's sticking to power lines and tree limbs. once the winds pick up, we're going to be looking for the threat of power outages. >> thank you very much. coming up next, are you smarter than your siblings? why your birth order might hold the answer to that. how the show was stolen at the british version of the oscar. the original queen of day time talk, sally jessy rafael. we'll catch up with her after this. ond. now, kay jewelers brings you...the newest c: chocolate.
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[ cheers ] good morning. first order you have siblings. who's older. >> matt's asked me this because he knows. my sister is one minute older than i
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>> carson. >> yeah. >> i'm the youngest. a new study claims first borns actually get the intellectual advantage over their younger siblings. researchers say the oldest born child scored better than siblings. the difference is due to a broad shift in parenting, meaning parents start slacking on kid number two. it's a minute so it probably doesn't apply, but you said your sister is a better test taker and probably smarter. >> no, what a way to start a monday. >> first borns get more mental stimulation. do you buy that? >> i do. slacking off with the second kid, i got to stay out later than my sister. i had more fun. >> we make up for it in the social life. i think the kids catch
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for me you have the books and time to focus that attention. >> i'll say that barbara is only a minute smarter, but her sat score was better. >> she's a better test taker. do you guys stream any netflix shows. >> yes. >> have you ever watched the next few episodes without your spouse? you're not alone. netflix has revealed 48% of couples commit streaming infell delty. they agree to watch the show together, but one of them cheats and watch the next show alone. 22% of couples have got into arguments and 24% think it's a deal breaker. >> have you done that? >> no, i have never done that. i think it's a deal breaker. we watched the "crown" over months. >> that's what
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i couldn't help it. >> did you pretend to your husband that you hadn't? >> he caught me. he walked in and caught me. >> that's funny. >> she was sending a text message to somebody else. grammys wasn't the only major award show last night. let's talk about britain's academy awards. emma stone taking home an award. the night's biggest award best film. the evening was classed up with the arrival of prince william. the singer showing off her moves to
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check it out. ♪ just ask me, it shall be done ♪ her husband and seahawks quarterback russell wilson make an appearance in that video. >> "saturday night live" is hitting its highest ratings in six years thanks in part to the president trump impersonation. here you go. >> that's nordstrom, because these are high quality products. i'm wearing one of her bangles right now. it's beautiful, shimmery and elegant and at $39.99 it is unbelievably affordable. don't get me
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shoes because these babies are real head turners. >> and alec baldwin's trump impersonation is so good that one newspaper used a photo of him instead of trump. that newspaper apologizing for the mistake. that is your pop star tuesday. >> she is too funny. we've shown off carson's trophy that he won. we have a lot of hardware with us this morning. not to play can you top this, but you know what that is? >> that is the mack daddy. >> that belongs to the new england patriots and robert craft is with us this morning. good morning. >> nice to see you. >> congratulations. >> thank you. >> this game has been about a week now, but have you ever been on an emotional roller coaster like that sunday night? >> that was pretty cool, you
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know, the last eight days we had a little private party so elton john came and surprised us. we had the game on sunday, which was really the greatest comeback in the 51 super bowls. nbc, i know, has it next year. we'll try to make it as exciting. >> how do you top that? >> and then had the privilege of going to dinner with the president and the prime minister of japan. >> it's a pretty good eight days. i want to talk about that in a second. when you get the trophy, you're handed it by the commissioner, you said a lot has transpired and you didn't think anyone needed an explanation. you called it the sweetest. we all know roger goodell had a big impact on the patriots over the last two years, a big fine, suspension of tom brady. when you got this trophy, what were you thinking? >> i was thinking how swe
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was and how great that all our fans could celebrate with us. in a way it's a good lesson in life. sometimes people give up easily, mental toughness. we were forced together even more and our fans -- we had more support in this super bowl than anybody. >> no nah, nah moment. >> the moment is special. >> is the chapter closed on defla deflategate. >> we are excited to have won the super bowl. we look forward to next year. >> you mentioned you had dinner with the president. your relationship with donald trump goes back a while. you had dinner with the japanese prime minister. has your relationship with donald trump in any way strained your relationship with some players who some say they don
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celebrate this win. >> you know what's interesting, this is our -- i'm happy to say fifth super bowl in the last 16 years and every time we've had the privilege of going to the white house, a dozen of our players don't go. this is the first time it's gotten any media attention. some of the players have the privilege of going in college because they're on national championship teams. others have family commitments. but this is america. we're all free to do whatever is best for us. we're just privileged to be in a position to be going. >> nbc has the big game next year. thanks for letting me hang on to this until then. >> no, you can -- you're good luck. you started in bean town so i wanted to give you this. >> thank you very mh.
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little bit, but thank you very much. >> we'll be your afc team. >> there you go. >> congratulations. >> congratulations. we appreciate it. and let's go to al in ohio for a check of the weather. >> reporter: thanks so much. coming up, our marry me today seri series, but first we have weather to talk about. look at what's going on from minneapolis back to the west into the plains and on into cincinnati. temperatures anywhere from 10 to almost 25 degrees above average. as we move into tomorrow, that spreads to the east. washington, d.c. will see 11 degrees above average and detroit up in the mid 40s and nashville hitting 50 degrees and we'll see it from coast-to-coast we're looking at temperatures that get above average. that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. good morning. expect a very strong northwest
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we have a storm team 4 weather alert day to get you prepared for the winds that are out there. be very very we're that a lot of power lines are down. always assume those power lines are energized and avoid making contact with them. windchills are in the mid to upper 20s. it will be a chilly day today. the sun is out and it will be sunny tomorrow without the wind. that is your latest weather. coming up, our big surprise proposal. not easy to say. >> we look forward to that. thank you very much. as we mentioned, we're kicking off a new series where they catch up with talk show at this time and we're starting with sally jessy rafael. for 19 years sally jessy rafael and her signature glasses were a
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staple on daytime tv bringing controversial topics like sexuality and family feuds. >> those people ask us to come on. >> her iconic career began in radio. in 1993 she got a break on television becoming the first woman to host a syndicated talk show, predating oprah by three years. it didn't long for sally to become a household name. some celebrities even turned to her for help. chilly from the r&b group tlc found her biological father thanks to sally. after nearly two decades of shows and 10,000 guests, in 2002 sally said good-bye to daytime. we're happy to have sally with us this morning. >> daytime said good-bye to
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>> did it get cancelled? >> yeah. >> how did you feel about it at the time. >> about a 4.8. i was sad because i told everybody they had a job. we had 250 employees and some were having babies and some were getting married. >> you wanted to go on? >> i did, but not like they wanted me to go on. not like the maury type shows. >> what was your favorite aspect of the show? >> when we were doing good. >> it's always better when you're doing well. >> you mean doing things. >> doing good things. when you have a feeling when you went home at night, gee, i accomplished something and i hope people understood that. >> you interviewed celebrities and ordinary people, heros. what's the best question you ever asked? >> best one i
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to ask. a guy named reverend butts lit up a joint in front of me because he wanted me to react. i pretentded that i didn't see t and i didn't give him what he wanted. the best question is no question. >> you know since you went on the air all those years ago and in the meantime the failure rate of shows in that day part is very high. >> very. >> do you think given the chance you could come back today and do a successful show? >> i know i could. could someone else? >> could you? >> easily. yeah, i don't think you lose that. i think that a good talk show host has something called soul and the soul doesn't go away. >> can i ask about the glasses, because everybody wants to know. you were in a store.
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they were the only ones that -- >> they were offering me for no money. glasses are expensive. everyone knows that. they were offering me a pap smear and an eye test and red glasses. i said i'll take the red glasses. and then they found me -- i was hanging around radio and he found me and he said we're going to put you on one of the shows we have. they put me on. they made the tape and sent it to stations. stations said we like her. lose the red glasses. so that's how brilliant station managers are. lose the red glasses. so he went out and had my husband buy three pair of the ugliest glasses you could imagine. i put them on. the boss said red. that's much better. >> they became your trademark. i watched you for so many years. thank you for those memories and thank yor
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job. >> thank you for having me here today. coming up, jana shares relationship advice from couples that met in high school and cooking up treats for vaed. . good morning. 8:26 now on this monday february 13th. melissa is following what's happening on the roads this morning. >> good morning. right now interloop at river road there's a crash on the right shoulder. it's a new problem. taking a look at southbound wisconsin avenue, crash blocking the right side. on 395 outbound blocking the right lane. >> we'll get a check on the windy forecast coming up.
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the wind just gusted to 51 miles per hour in leesburg. very windy
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wheels. the next chance for a shower is wednesday. >> thank you. you can get the latest weather any time. open the nbc washington app.
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♪ back now in 30 on this monday morning, february 13th, 2017. back with our crowd outside. it's gotten nicer out there. it's a bit warmer. no wind, kind of mild. coming up, what do we have? >> we're about to get to the big surprise that al is about to pull off for someone special in ohio. >> the best kind of
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gibl. we'll show you how to make sweet treats. we're going to give advice for lasting love from long-time couples that met back in high school. they're still very much in love. first, the other end of the spectrum. al is in ohio to kick off our marry me today series. take it away. >> we are in the hills of cherry hill primary school. this is washington courthouse ohio. a special person thinks she's being interviewed right now by one of their reporters. i'm going to surprise her. hold on just a second. keep going, guys. keep going. hey, kimberly, how are you? nice to see
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what's going on? did i scare you? we've got a surprise for you besides being interviewed by dan here, we're going to show our viewers at home something first and you're going to come with me. take it away boys. >> my name is christopher. i'm 24 years old. i'm an airline pilot and today i've decided to propose to kimberly. kimberly is an elementary music teacher. she teaches kindergarten, first and second grade. she loves her job and she loves everything she does for her students. we started dating about a year and a half ago. i fell for her the first night we met. she has everything that you would desire to want to have in a woman and she makes the room glow every time she's in one and she's just a very special person to me. i've decided to propose to her because i knew right from the
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i think that she is going to be in tears of joy the entire time. kimberly, i want you to know that i love you and that i want to spend the rest of my life with you and i've been looking forward to the moment that i get to propose to you since the first week of meeting you. i hope this is going to be one of the greatest moments of our life. >> you okay? >> yes. >> come on. take deep breaths. it's okay. it's going to be fun here. how long you have taught here? >> two years. >> two years. what grades do you teach? >> i teach k through 2. >> that's a great age. we've gathered some of your students because they have a surprise for you. step on in here. look, they're all there. do you recognize your students? >> yes. >> okay. i think we've got one other student who wants to come out here. come on out. who is
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christopher. >> yes. >> is there something you want to ask her? >> yeah. kimberly, i have known from the first day that i met you that i wanted to marry you and every moment i get to spend with you, i cherish and every moment i'm not with you i look forward to being with you. i want to spend the rest of my life with you. today i want to know if you want to spend the rest of your life with me. kimberly, will you marry me? >> yes. am i dreaming? >> no, you're not dreaming. this is real. let's see that ring. christopher and kimberly. >> i love you. >> look at the kids. they're going
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did you have any idea? >> no. oh my gosh. >> this is so terrific. christopher, you pulled it off. how did you keep a secret from her? >> i don't know. a lot of hard work. >> you had no idea? your whole family was in on it. >> your family knew. my family knew. everyone at work knew. >> we put a call out for people to do a little surprise. by the way, once you set your date, i know you haven't talked about that yet, for your honeymoon, you're going to the
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do min can republic. the trip includes $350 in air credits. congratulations. did you have any worry she might not say yes? >> no. i knew she was going to say yes. >> you guys did a great job. >> thank you. >> you did a great job. you want to say congratulations? >> congratulations. >> congratulations. >> thank you. we're so glad we could surprise you. happy monday. >> happy monday. >> you can't even talk. that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. here it is sunny, but it's also very windy and making temperatures feel like the upper 20s. 40 is the temperature in the district. sustained winds closer to 33 miles an hour. 55 mi
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the district. as we go through the day today winds could gust up to 60 miles an hour. that would be damaging to trees and power lines. high temperatures in the upper 40s, dry tomorrow and showers early wednesday. >> that's your latest. anything you want to say to the folks watching? >> hi. >> also a big thank you to our friends at wcmh nbc 4 for helping us with this. this is cool. congratulations, guys. >> thanks. >> all right. back to you guys. >> what are you going to do for an encore tomorrow on valentine's day? >> i don't know. we have two proposals. >> there you go. two for tuesday. >> all right, al. thank you very much. coming up, something kim and christopher and all couples for that matter can learn from the secrets to a strong marriage. these are couples who met back in hi
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first, this is "today" on nbc. nbc.
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we're back with words of wisdom in time for valentine's day. >> good morning. when it comes to marriage how can love stand the test of time. i sat down with four sets of high school sweethearts with insights into marital bliss. what was the best part of marrying your high school sweetheart? >> you have a history. we really grew up together. >> you were in love? >> we were in love, yeah. >> we were best friends. >> i had known her for so long and knew i was making the right decision, so it was very easy. >> i think it gets stronger, really. he's always there for me. always. >> i think we've evolved being able to apologize. that's a big thing. even if i may have been g
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it's important. so right? >> sure. >> i'm sorry in advance. >> you still have a little bit of the puppy stuff? >> yes. >> sure. >> i didn't know he still did. that's kind of neat. that's still that flutter. absolutely, yeah. >> sometimes the terrain is quite rough, but you have to push through the hard times. >> got to compromise. you got to understand compromise. >> you're joining two lives. two separate individual personalities and you have to become one. >> what's the biggest hurdle you've had to work through in your marriage? >> finances. >> finances because our children were so close together. >> he was taking care of everything. so it was rough. it was rough. >> you need to make sure you guys are the same life goals, children, religion, whatever it is, and i think if you have those building blocks you keep building on those and march
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>> when you think about how long this marriage has lasted, what's kept it going? >> i think you have to care a lot about the other person and really want to please the other person. that's what keeps us going. >> we have a lot of lauftghter d a lot of good times. >> you have to forgive. you can't hold a grudge. >> i think if you really marry a true friend, a true friend, and sometimes that is hard to find, you learn how to grow together and give and take. >> you have to be happy with yourself. if you're not happy with yourself, you're not going to ever be happy. i think that's the most important thing. >> you got to be honest to each other. it's hard not to be honest when we've known each other for so long. >> what's the best lesson you've learned about marriage? >> you don't give up. times get hard, but you don't give up. >> you argue with love. >> how do you keep the romance
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alive? >> laughing and joking with each other. >> that's true. >> the romance is still very much alive? >> yes. >> thank you for a wonderful life and it encompass so much i couldn't even say without crying. >> you sacrifice certain things to make me happy and i'd like to make sure that i've done a little bit in return for you. >> you're an amazing father to our children and it's amazing to watch them love you. >> your charitable and generous. you have a commitment to family that's unmatched and unparallel. >> thank you for loving me more than i know. >> thank you for just one more year of you being you. >> you've been there for me always. your my soulmate, my friend, my lover. >> we're going to be together another 50 years. >> i know. >> isn't that
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>> i learned so much. we sat with those couples for four hours. i got home and i'm like honey we're going to start arguing with love. he said what does that mean. i liked getting that advice because i think sticking in is a good way to do it and they have done that. >> you got all sally jessy with a couple of them. >> i just needed the red glasses. >> i'm like i need to buy something for tomorrow. >> you better. >> a love letter, a hug. >> thank you. >> thank you very much. up next, we're cooking up homemade sweets for your valentine. first this is "today" on nbc. valentine. first this, is "today" on nbc. ♪
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we're back, now, with "today is this morning it's all about valentine's day. we're talking about sweet treats for your loved one. we have the owner o
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glider kitchen in vermont. look at you with the green hearts. >> i know. >> we're going to make two different recipes. >> we are. >> you say baking is not as hard as people make it out to be, but you don't want to mess up, especially when it's valentine's day day. >> you really don't. >> are you sure i can do this? be nice. >> maybe. i'm here for you. >> first is cookies. >> butter and sugar crucial. eggs, flour. red dye. sprinkles. vanilla bean paste and we're getting started. >> we have the batter here. what is here? >> we have the butter and sugar creamed together. it looks nice and fluffy. add eggs one at a time. what's crucial is you want to make sure as you add the eggs, you want them to be fully
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flour. this is vanilla bean paste. this is my favorite thing in the world. >> how are the measurements different when you're using paste versus extract. >> it's one-to-one. this has vanilla bean suspended in. have you ever bought one and they're dry as heck? that's the red dye. >> do i put that in? >> yes. this will make it nice and red and festive. use as little or as much as you like. darker dyes tend to make recipes bitter. just know that. keep that in mind. >> how long is this going to take? >> we're going to add the flour. always have it on the low setting, otherwise the flour, you are going to be hit with that. then you're going to make two batches. one red and one plain. >> perfect. >> any color you want, actually. what we're going to do now is you will roll it out into a nice
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the other. you can also get sugar dough from the refridgerator section. we're going to create a loaf of dough. you are going to slice and dice. take a nice slice like that all the way down. then you're going to take this and stamp it out. you have nice stripes. >> this is great. >> isn't that clever? you can take the rest of the dough and you can smoosh -- >> you get these less than perfect but fun cookies. >> you put a little cut-out in there. you bake it like that. you baked your cookies.
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when they're still warm, to make them perfect, you can take your cutter and make sure that if there are any sides that are too brown or have spread a little, stop it again when it's still warm and put them together. you will take royal icing which is like glue for bakers. a nice little thing of royal icing. then the cut-out on top and put sprinkles in. >> you've made cookie sandwiches. >> or if you're crafty, you don't put royal icing here. you put a lid on top and open it up. >> it's a little valentine and a ring. >> you shouldn't have. >> is that the real one or the fake one? >> you gave it to me apparently. >> it better be the real one. let's go back here. let's look at our -- now you're making truffles. this sounds harder. >> this is so much easier. >> this sounds easier. >> so much easier.
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vanil vanilla, chocolate, done. you simmer the chocolate and cream and pour it on top of the chocolate. >> we have the tasters downstairs. >> we have kids and we're saying how much fun this would be to do with the kids. >> they can add whatever they want in the middle. you can put a spider in the middle. >> that's fun. >> you're going to mix this together. >> whisk it until it is smooth. if you have a lactose problem, you do a one-on-one swap with coconut milk. >> after you whisk it, it looks like this. >> this is refrigeratored for a few hours. you can pipe them or use a melon ball. you can spray this with nonstick
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>> no. you roll them in little cocoa powder. this is easy. >> those are unbelievable. >> i knew you would like these. >> happy valentine's day. >> where did the ring go? check out these recipes on today.com/food. this is "today" on nbc. judd apatow. first, this is "today" on nbc.
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we're back now. we are joined by the executive producer of the hbo series "crashing" about a stand up comic who discovers his wife cheating on him. nice to see you. crashing emotional or physically crashing on someone's couches? >> it's about a comedian whose wife cheats on him and he goes to new york to try to be a successful comedian but he's not good at it so he sleeps on different people's couches. >> i was watching and i was thinking how do make this funny, but you did it. >> we had pete do his real jokes and i make him do it five times and by the fifth time they hate him and they start not laughing. >> who is not in this?
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it. >> michael flynn is not in it. >> finally. >> how do you keep so many things juggling at the same time? you have movies working, you have girls entering the final season and this show starting. are you one of those guys who needs to have a lot of things working at once? >> i do like to do a lot of things at once, but you're creating teams of people and i'm overseeing. some shows i'm busy on and some i pretend to do stuff on. >> did "girls" do what you thought it was going to do? is the result of what we've seen after all these seasons match your expectations? >> absolutely. hbo let us go as long as we wanted to go. they supported us. hopefully the legacy of it in addition to being a great show and ground breaking in content, it's a female show runner who is the writer, producer, star, it
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encourages people to become leaders of shows. >> the reason you're here also is you're going to host the next hour. what's going to happen then. have you done that for us here? >> i've done it a little bit. apparently it went well enough to give me another shot, but things could go terribly awry. >> the uncertainty. you'll see him in our next hour. thanks for being here. we're back after this. 8:56 is your now. good morning. we want to track your commute right now with melissa and four first 4 traffic. >> 95 northbound before 100 right side of the roadway is blocked this morning. interest loop at river road, the crash is on the right shoulder and
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southbound georgia a crash reported here and then south of bradley, all lanes blocked with a downed tree. >> thank you. we'll check your forecast when we come back. .
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you might call patricia washington lucky. after all, not only did she play a dc lottery game once and win. she played another game and won that three times. and then she tried a different dc lottery game and won that, too. so, how is patricia doing with her bowling? well, let's just say she does better with the lottery. ♪
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good morning. we're looking at a very windy day with gusts near 60 miles an hour, but they're up to 45 in some areas. camp spring gusting at 44, the district gusting close to 40 making temperatures feel at or close to freezing right now. we have the high wind warning until 6:00 p.m. today. as we go through this week, staying mostly dry. >> thank you. get the latest news and weather on the nbc washington app.
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pumping up the volume, then from the new comedy crashing and sweets for your sweetie coming up now. from nbc news, this is "today" live from studio 1-a in rockefeller plaza. good morning. welcome on this monday morning. we have two special guest co-hosts. we have director and producer and tv and film star brook
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don't have to do the weather. we'll check in with him. good morning. >> good to be here. this is destiny, the three of us. i feel like this is a long-term thing. >> you think so? >> yeah. >> it's been amazing. >> i have to tell you yesterday, my kids are going what are you doing. i have two phones. i was talking to both of you. we're so close at this point. if you're special you get this number. work and personal. we wanted to have fun here. you at home play along. we're going to play a game with the perfect title. it's called brook, judd or both. then you guys will reveal the answer. we have our paddles here. >> how will we know? >> you'll know if it's not you. >> i have
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>> that makes it more entertaining. who graduated from princeton university? >> i'm lying. i did not graduate. >> i did graduate from princeton. >> you're such a genius. >> yeah. >> i quit ufc because i won the dating game. >> are you serious? >> i wish i wasn't serious, but i did. >> you won the dating game. >> they said this is the week you have to go. i said all right i guess i have to drop out of school. >> how was the date? >> i did not get lucky. i did not. >> you have to go with the person. >> she was disappointed when she saw me. when yi came around she was lik no. >> look how great she turned out. >> who was once named entertainment weekly's smartest person in hollywood, speaking of which-
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>> is that you? let's give him a round of applause. >> i was so smart ten years ago and then it fell apart. >> you didn't graduate. >> that had to feel like an honor, right? >> it was an honor because i beat will smith. i kept saying i beat everyone in show business. >> did you get greater respect around your peers walking around. >> i didn't get much respect because entertainment weekly isn't that respected. it's not like "the new york times" said it. >> no magazine has ever said it for us. >> here is another one. who has two daughters and married to a funny person? >> i wonder. i guess -- >> i'm gonna say -- >> both of us. >> that's fair. look at that. >> who are you married to brooke. >> chris. >> and my wife is leslie.
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leslie. >> how long you have been married? >> 20 years in june. i have to get the pronunsation right. >> you said leslie? >> i said why didn't you tell me earlier? >> did you say it right in the vows. >> i don't think i did. she said i didn't want to correct you because i thought you -- she thought i wouldn't be able to adjust it. >> that is hilarious. what was the moment when she said can i tell you? >> that's a good question. i said i'm not sure but you have to call me judd. >> who wrote the line marriage is like a tense unfunny version of "everybody loves
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it doesn't last 20 minutes, it lasts forever? >> is that you? >> i would say it lasts forever. >> i don't believe that at all. my wife is a wonderful woman. >> you have been married for what? >> 20 years in june. >> 15 in december. >> we're going to be golfing with the prime minister of japan. >> i believe that. >> here is the next one. who has a new weekly radio show starting today? >> starting today. >> really? >> yeah. >> congratulations. >> thank you. >> what are you going to talk about? >> everything. kathy lee and hoda are on. people keep saying yes. maybe you're going to be over there. >> i might drop by. >> you guys are so busy. when i look at
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have things in the works. >> you're the one that always has so much. i can't handle not being busy. >> i understand that. >> what happens if you're not busy? >> i panic. i panic and i get depressed. gravitate to my kids. when i'm busy and i'm doing all these things, my daughters will be like you're being really nice, mom. >> i hosted the "today" show. >> you're a better person. >> i'm a better person. i'm happier and nicer to them. >> i guess i should mention this is also obviously a busy time for you. we talked about the fact the final season premiere of "girls" last night. >> it was wonderful. >> did you get to see it? >> yes. >> how do you feel inside? >> it's sad it's ending. it's been six years. >> you have such a good relationship and rapport with her. >> she's funny. >> i think when you have that kind of chemistry, yo
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>> it's hard to find people that you jive with. we have a good time. >> that was a nice phrase. can i steal that? >> yeah. >> you've got "crashing" premiering this sunday? we think you have worked with every funny person in hollywood so we wanted to do a word association. we're going to show you a funny person you worked with and say the first thing that comes to mind. take it away brooke. >> amy schumer. >> historical. >> steve carell. >> hair ripping off body funny. >> lebron james. >> i dominated him. >> good one. >> seth rogen. >> oddly right about everything. >> leslie mann. >> thet
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and more right tn seth rogen. >> that's how you know you're in love. >> did you catch i said leslie? >> yes. >> we have to talk about the grammys obviously. they were last night. >> i didn't see it. >> really? >> did beyonce win? >> kind of. >> sort of. >> she won just by being beyonce. >> a walking piece of art. >> the baby is the best addition to anything. if you've got the baby, it's the best accessory. >> i agree. >> it was an incredible -- i felt bad because her daughter was not paying attention when she stood up and made her acceptance speech, but that whole opening and that song with that body, i loved it. >> that's amazing. >> that's a bold move to bring your child on stage. >> she didn't bring her on stage. she was sitting in the audience and she had a mickey mouse purse and she was playing with the purse. >> i love my children. she was so beautiful and poised and howo
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whole number she did was extraordinary. >> i don't know. >> that baby belly. i feel like i walked around in yoga pants and maxi dresses. >> there's the celebration of it. everybody was worried about her. >> i'm thinking surely -- >> a pregnant person should not do a lean back in the chair move. >> it was on this lever system so i wasn't as worried. >> whoever is in charge of that system -- >> can you imagine? >> no. >> a pregnant person shouldn't wear a head dress that pointy. >> she took home about five grammys. >> i think you can wear whatever you want if you're taking home five awards. >> exactly. you have beyonce and then the other big winner of the evening was adele. she took home a total of five awards including album and record and song of the year for "hello". she had a crazy night as well. she opened the show performing "he.
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michael. she stopped mid performance for a redo. let's listen and we'll chat. ♪ i know it's live tv. i'm sorry. i can't do it again like last year. i'm sorry for swearing and i'm sorry for starting again. can we please start it again. i'm sorry. i can't mess this up for him. i'm sorry. >> that's adele. >> that's right. it's human. she owned it. she knew she would be angry with herself after and i think it's the kind of thing -- i did that when i had to sing on the tony's, except i was countered in wrong. >> you stopped? >> i stopped, but i had to stop three times and i wanted to die. >> let's get to the footage of that. >> i said i think i've ruined my entire career. he said you have to go back on stage. he said curse, curse. i got up on stage and i
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and then they forgot about the mess up. >> it's human. she did it out of respect for george. >> i agree. really quickly to james corden, he hosted the show, which meant a very special version of carpool karaoke. everybody is tweeting about this. ♪ touching you ♪ sweet caroline ♪ good times never seemed so good. >> what do you think about this? it's turned into such a thing. >> they're doing a version of it for apple and they asked me to do it and i said that's the biggest mistake you ever made is asking me. no one wants that. >> the rap off too, have you seen that? >> anne hathaway did that. >> i think people trust him and i don't think he wants them to look bad is this that's
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>> it's late. >> i know. >> i've been working on it for six months. burger king might have you covered with an incredible innovation. and women love when you have gifts from burger king. take a look. >> we've revolutionized the art of sharing a drink. here's the valentine's cup, two straws to share your drink. and a little more. >> hey, now. >> it's a lady and the tramp moment. >> that's beautiful. i would like that commercial more if it was trump and melania. >> i say no, actually. i wouldn't do this. >> is there back wash. >> judd, would you do this? >> i do it with my kids. i'm always eating their food and they're furious. if they look away, i grab something. it's a big fight in our ho
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there's this ten-second rule or whatever? i pick something up off the ground and stick it back in their mouth and i'm like you're fine. >> i have preschoolers. i don't trust their germs. the germs of a preschooler will have you out for five or six days. >> you have to expose yourself. you don't get sick if you expose yourself. you wipe your hand on a dirty surface. if i licked it, i won't get sick. >> so big fashion news over the weekend. we have to squeeze this in. brooke's iconic ad for calvin klein. >> they've put this on the label. when i was at the fashion show, they thought i was there to support the new designer and the jeans walked by and my label. >> on the back waist of the jeans? >> i'm
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>> how cool is that? >> it made me laugh. i'm proud of it because it's a good nod. it's done in the right light. >> i don't think i could have done that kind of ad at that age. i didn't have that -- i didn't look that good. >> i couldn't do it now. >> you can try if you want to. you can have that patch. is it women's jeans or women and men? >> it's both. >> you can have a pair, al. >> reporter: they have a picture of me on a pair of overalls. it's really -- >> i'm wearing al's jeans right now. >> reporter: that's right. >> how's the weather? >> reporter: we're here in courthou washington courthouse in ohio, ut
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got some blizzard-like conditions in parts of maine and lake effect snow from erie into parts of watertown, new york and even into eastern new york we're seeing snow, but as this low pressure pulls away, it strengthens and potential blizzard conditions along the coast. with those winds, we're going to be looking -- you can see we're talking about upwards of 12 inches of snow in parts of maine. wind all the way into new england. warnings of 50 to 60 miles per hour. quite frankly i'm nervous about trying to get back into new york today because the wind gusts are going to be so strong. judd, maybe you're filling in again tomorrow. that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. good morning. right here in washington it is a blustery day to say the least. winds are gusting to near
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miles per hour right now. with temperatures in the 30s and 40s, you add in that wind and the windchills drop down into the 20s. you'll need your warm jacket today. stay on the sunny side of the street or stay out of the wind. afternoon highs in the 40s area wide. tomorrow a much more pleasant day. sunny and 50 degrees without the wind. >> reporter: i'm missing two of my favorite people. >> that's fine. i'll keep them here until you get back. thank you, al. up next, start your valentine's day on a sweet note. our pal has some easy last minute treats after this.
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sinnaman rolls you ice it and put sprinkles on it and there you go. >> if we deregulate banking and the economy collapses, can we make this with dog food? >> you can make them with cinnamon rolls. >> very good. >> we have these beautiful brownies. you take a piece of paper and cut a heart out of it and dust it with confectionen sugar and you get these beautiful be my valentine bronwnies. i buy wafer cookies. these are great for school. you dip them into melted white chocolate and put sprinkles on and them and you get fun snacks. >> it tastes like pink. >> it should. it's valentine's. we are jazzing up our breakfast again.
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pancakes. a lot of people don't realize this is easy to make. you add rainbow sprinkles to your batter, scoop it into the pan. >> do you cook? >> i would cook something like that because that's a heart attack right there. >> you have your fruit. >> i would sprinkle lipitor all over it. >> i didn't think to garnish it with sprinkles. >> you stack them up. >> that's all it is. i'm going to get these going. >> what did you put in between? >> in between is whipped cream and after you put the whipped cream you can pick your favorite syrup. i like strawberry because it's red. drizzle it on top and there you go. >> thank you. happy valentine's day to you. now for all you overachieves out there we have
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♪ good morning. 9:26. let's get you up to speed on the top stories. utility crews are working to get electricity restored to thousands in the region. storms tore down power lines and trees. several schools delayed their start today, including fairfax county. safe track is back. if you take the blue line, getting around could be more challenging. there are no blue line trains until february 28th. yellow line will replace that service except roselyn and the pentagon stations. we'll have a look at the f
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very windy outside today. temperatures in the 40s, but it's going to feel colder than that. highs near 50 degrees tomorrow and thursday, friday, temperatures near average with plenty of sunshine an
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this morning on "today" it's almost valentine's day and nothing says love like chocolate and cheesecake. >> here to show us how to make decadent desserts with ryan. >> good morning. >> you ready? >> i'm ready to bake. >> nothing screams three people hanging out than baking a cake together. >> right. >> we're going to do my version of food cake. if you're going to go big on valentine's day, do something familiar. on this cake we have coffee inside. there's cream. there's caramel and eggs and baking soda, sugar, salt. i like how brooke is the handle
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judd, would you do me a favor, add the buttermilk to the eggs. and then there's coffee. >> if you don't have buttermilk can you make it. >> yes, a little bit of lemon juice. >> is this honest? >> it's all over me. >> so do a little whisk there, my friend. we have the flour. mix the sugar, cocoa, baking soda here. >> can you hand mix this. >> yes. it will take seven years, but it will be fine. >> add the baking soda, baking powder and salt. these are levening agents. once we have this, judd, add this inside here. low and slow, my friend. you can do this. this is good. do you bake? >> there was an article about
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me. >> you and this cake. here is the next one here. do the freeze frame with that. >> yeah. >> isn't that good? what you do is make sure it's completely mixed. then we take it over and put it in the smallest heart pan i would find. brooke, this is for you. scoop this inside here. that's the mixture. >> how smooth do you get this? >> hold on a second. if you guys are going to do that, isn't that the best thing when you were a kid, right? >> that's so good. >> i love sneaking when my mom was baking cakes at home and she would give me the spoon to lick. >> thank you. >> this is for you. don't say i didn't get you anything. >> where does it go? >> it goes in the oven. >> do you fill it that
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anywhere from about 350 for 25 to 30 minutes. this one you can tell it's done because there's a heart on the corner. now let's make the cream cheese filling. this is mass car appoint. this is mixed. once this is mixed. this is cocoa and marscapone. you make the mini ones. let me make one for you. >> nothing counts on television, right? >> you make a sandwich. >> look at this real quick. i want to do two desserts. here is my peanut butter -- >> you're not a fan of peanut butter. >> try it. >> check it out. >> is he allergic. >> i want you to go online-
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so good. >> this is going to be the best download ever. >> i'm going to go to your restaurant when i'm in san francisco on the 22nd of february and i will be excited about it. >> thank you, ryan. >> thank you so much. you can go to today.com/food. coming up, while judd's not co hosting with us he's busy producing comedies like "crashing". we'll talk to pete holmess after this. "crashing." we'll talk to the star, pete holmes, after (music plays ♪ oughout) ♪ ♪ ♪ la vie est belle la vie est belle the eau de parfum, lancôme
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hollywood's best producers and he's producing the hbo show "crashing". it's about a man named pete who discovers his wife has been cheating on him. >> what? >> yeah. so pete heads to new york -- >> this is awkward. >> it's awkward. >> pete he'd eds to new yor heay to make it as a standup comic. >> do i know you? >> no. >> give me your e-mail. >> it's complicated. petepete holmes with an i. do you remember that. >> i can write it down for you. >> i'll remember it. pe
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with an "i." you are the star and creator of the show. fancy that. >> you're supposed to pick me up and get the buzz going. >> we feel for you. it's that perfect mix of your heart breaks, but you're also laughing at everything that can happen to you. arty lang is amazing. >> art yeah is incredible. >> i don't know if i can say this on tv, but i've never heard of the term suck up. i've never heard of it. >> sack up. >> sack up. >> yeah. >> never say no. >> any time someone says sack it means hackisack. >> you came to judd with this idea? >> yes. i had a talk show that got cancelled and then i had an idea, what is the one story i can tell bette
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it's about a guy who grew up religious and met a girl and she leaves him. >> is that based on real life. >> i dated on the first girl. >> there's a better moment to this. >> are you barbara walters. >> i see a tear. go like this. >> i have an ugly cry face. my wife left me for a small italian man named rocco. that's what happened. >> in real life you're having a different situation, right? >> yes. i got engaged. >> yeah. >> guess what, she happens to be here. >> she's so funny. it works out. >> people say we're like a brother/sister couple. we look la
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>> you know it's a good sign when you watch something that both of you guys have been so involved in and you still laugh. we were watching clips. how has it been for you? >> it's been great. he's been so funny and so much to say. i go the excited you said you were watching it and your husband who couldn't see it started laughing across the room. >> last night i was watching it and he's laughing at the dialogue and he says what are you watching and sits down and starts watching it and we both said this is going to be good. >> we're worth looking at tv. it's not a radio play. >> how do you make something funny when the point is you bomb all the time. >> succeeding isn't really funny. >> it's the crash and burn. >> it's the struggle. judd and i are excited to take that pain a
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hilarious. >> my character has no talent, no wife and nowhere to stay. >> it's appealing. >> i want to find out what's going to happen. >> thank you. let's send it over to al for a check on the weather. >> reporter: all right. let's look at your week ahead and see what we've got coming up. we've got that big stormy system in the northeast and sunshine out west. by the time we get to the mid week period, things have calmed down, although we have lake effect snow in the great lakes. heavy rainoves into the pacific northwest and northern california, sunshine and record highs by the time we get to friday. a lot of sunshine in the eastern
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heavy rain in california. that oroville dam is going to be a big concern as the week wears on. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. here we are windy outside. winds are close to 40 miles an hour in the district 41 miles an hour. as we go through the afternoon today we're going to stay under a high wind warning until 6:00 p.m. winds could gust up to 60 miles an hour so that's damaging to tree limbs and power lines. that includes the district. temperature wise it feels like the upper 20s to low 30s because of the wind. we're going to be in the upper 40s today. tomorrow sunny and 53. >> that is your latest weather. hopefully i will see you back in new york tomorrow weather permitting. >> thank you, al. coming up, when is the best and worst time to schedule a physical? when was your last physical? >> i really don't want to talk about it. we found all sorts of bad
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iams. helps keep your dog healthy at every stage. so you can always look forward to what's next. they say timing is everything and that's true when it comes to making medical appoints from physicals to major surgeons. here is board certified emergency room physician. >> thanks for having me. >> there are better times. >> there are. there are certain times that may be are a little better than other times. >> sometimes it's hard to get in. >> if you're trying to make an appointment and you want to pick the day of the week, mondays and fridays are busiest. most people seem to want monday in the afternoon at 2:00 and friday at 10:00. doctors are not on the golf course wednesdays, so wednesdays
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>> yes, wednesday or thursday. >> sometimes mondays are last minute cancellations. >> right. >> let's talk about surgeries. i've heard in the morning. is that true? >> yes. first of all, you can't eat anything after midnight so nobody wants to hang around in torture. there is something that about that bright eyed and bushed tail. fatigue tends to set if they're operating all day and there are been studies showing errors related to that. early in the week and early in the morning. >> it makes sense. >> it does make sense. >> i try to because i want them very fresh. i want my doctors to be awake. >> what's next, annual physicals? >> yes. december probably is the worst time because if you're going in for your wellness visit, you might come out sick. >> so many people are sick. you get all the germs that are around. >> there's a lot of sick visits in december. it's also very crowded because
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people have paid their deductible and they're coming in for everything. mid summer is a good time. >> who picks a physical in mid summer. you don't want to think about it. another thing you kcan't pick i having emergency surgery. what is the worst time ever to visit the er. >> the busiest time in the er is after work. people suffer through and come in after work. those are the worst times. mornings might be better between 6:00 and noon, but truthfully, there are a cycle of fresh phrasfaces in the er all day long 24/7. you can't pick the time for an emergency and it's okay to go to the emergency room at any time. if you have one of the serious illnesses that really constitute an emergency, shortness
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talking, breathing. >> you go. >> yeah. >> they'll take you back. >> what about calling a nurse? sometimes you need a prescription or something like that. >> or an explanation. >> if you listen to the answering machine, it will say i'm sorry the office is now closed at 4:00. any prescription requests left on won't be until the next day. 4:00 they shut off the answering service. they might tell you call back between this time and this time to get your prescriptions done and the pharmacists are busy too then. >> this last one i'm interested in because i love shoes. evidently there is a best time to go shoe shopping. >> yes. >> is that earlier or later. >> it's actually in the late afternoon because once you've been on your feet for a long time, your feet start to swell. it can be as much as half a size. for me it's safe because i won't be cramming my foot into that
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y29koy y5yy 9:57 is your time on this monday. good morning to you. we're still working to find out more about a deadly shooting in d.c. this happened late last night in southeast washington right by the recreation center. it's not known who died or whether there are in any suspec at this point. let's check on the forecast.
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>> yes, a windy start. it's going to be windy all day today and the winds sustained close to 20 miles an hour in the district is making it feel like 32 degrees, but it will be a dry day. winds are gusting close to 40 miles an hour in many locations making temperatures feel at or below freezing still. so a cold windy start for today. there you see the camera shaking. 49 for a high temperature. winds could gust as high as 69 miles an hour. tomorrow we're in the low 50s. early chance of rain on wednesday. >> thank you. comingõpgq#ity[x/;oróup, can help spread some love here in our community.
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