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>> the "today" show is coming up good morning. the dig out. tens of millions grappling the snow and ice this morningng after the east coast. >> getting back to business as usual is going to take a considerable amount of time. >> the nation's capital still shut down. aiaports clogged with hundreds of new flights cancelled today. guess what? al says there may be another storm coming this week. breaking overnight. >> everything went flying and people and, yeah, pretty intense. >> severe turbulence injuries at least seven passengers and crew members aboard a flight bound for milan.
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will he n? former new york city major michael bloomberg weighing a presidential bid. what would it take for him to jump in? is it too le in. >> i'd love him to come in because i love the competition, frankly. >> as the current candidates descend on iowa with the caucuses one week away. super bowl bound. >> second touchdown of thehalf. >> 39-year-old peyton manning against his rival tom brady, sending the denver broncos to the super bowl. cam newton and the panthers devour the cardinals. settle up the battle for the ages today, monday, january 25th, 2016. welcome to my house >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie, live from
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good morning. welcome to "today" on a momday morning. the big clean up. before we talk about the weather, super bowl 50 is going to be a good one in a couple weeks. >> it's going to be a great one. this was a great weekend to sit around and watch football because everybody was snowed in. this is the first non-elastic waistband i've had on all weekend. >> it demanded where you lived on the east coast. an hour apart from one another, you got basically nothing where you live state. and we got two feet where i live. crazy weekend. >> yeah. >> our top story, the record-setting blizzard. effects of the storm, far reaching from the carolinas to new england. we have it covered from every angle, beginning with al roker, who is in snowy central park for us. al, good morning t t you. >> good morning, guys. that's right. this storm lived up to its potential and even exceeded it. in fact, we had to up our amounts as the storm be down on the northeast because it was
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it really got itself together and sat and just dumped on the city. 26.8 inches here officially at central park. missing the all-time record snowfall b b 1/10th of an inch. you'd think of all that, they'd just goose it a little bit and get us the record, but it didn't happen. right now though, the northeas@ is crippled and digging out. look at the statistics. washington, d.c., hard-hit, they are looking at federal offices closed in washington, d.c., as are the schools. also closed in philadelphia and in baltimore, as well. we also see the national guard deployed in 12 states. they will be working non-stop for days at a time. we are also expecting to see more flight delays. 1,300 flight cancellations today alone. a real mess at the airports. pack your patience and make sure you check your app before you go. the other deal is the dig out. people will be digging out up
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you went to bed hearing plows and shovels scraping and you'll hear them again today. we've got, perhaps, as you look sight. blizzard..% the skies look gorgeous. however, we've got another possibility of a nor'easter coming, as you're looking live at the big dig out. let's show you what we're expecting. a system is going to be developing down along the florida coast. then it's going to start to make its way up the coast wednesday on into thursday. then sometime early friday. the models all disagree. is it cold enough to snow, and produce? it. want to give you some fair warning. this is what we see when we have an el nino winter. active southern jet stream really starts overproducing. we'll have more details on this coming up in a little bit. guys, packour patience, make
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and a littlee more ice melt. >> i don't think i'm emotionally prepared for another storm, al. we'll check in with you in a little bit. crews have been working24/7 up and down the east coast to clear away all that snow. it is slow going. as we said, many towns decided to keep schools and businesses closed today. not here in new york city. dylan dreyer is with us now. she's in queens this morning. good morning. >> good morning, savannah. this historic blizzard hit over the weekend but it's anything but b biness as usual on this monday morning. washington, d.c. is shut down. schools are closed up and down the mid-atlantic. in new york, the city is up and running with the public transportation restored, but in the surrounding neighborhoods, cars are still buried. some have been stuck in th middle of the street for days. while this area is being told to go back to work, for some, it's proving impossible to get there. >> reporter: this morning, the east coast.
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eight states with more than two feet of snow. closing roads, cancelling flights and burying cars in a matter of hours. >> this is probably the worst it's been the entire trip. >> reporter: i was in the middle of it, driving north from washington, d.c. to new york city. in pennsylvania,ozens of tractor trailers were stuck on the turnpike. in n n jersey, record flooding along the shore. a storm so severe, 30 people suffered weather-related deaths. today, new york city is getting back to business after the second largest snowfall total in the city's history. 26.8 inches in central park. this morning, public schools are open, metro north train services running, and the subway system, which operated throughout the storm, is now returning to full strength. while the blizzard kept many indoors the last few days, others decided to brave the ements, with no amount of snow keeping some kids, parents or pe from enjoying the fresh powder.
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biggest srms in history, a new week begins as millions of people try to clear mountains of snow and return to normal. >> now in new york, mayor bill de blasio said anyone who has their car buried, leave it there the next week. but aaa has tips to keep you safe. get all the snow off your car. the hood, the roof, the taillights, a also the head lights, of course. you also want to make sure you dig out your tailpipe, even if your car is idling, to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning. drifts. some of the snow banks are taller than the children that are out and about. watch for children, and it's going to be an issue as this snow is not going to melt until temperatures get above freezing. that could take a while. matt and savannah? thank you. the airlines trying to get back on track. starting today after more than 12,0 weekend flights were cancelled.
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seeing newancellations and new delays. tom costello covers aviation for us. he's ataguardia here in new york for us. >> good morning. it'll be slow on the rebound. a herculean effort to getethe airports on the east coast open. look at the video from washington, reagan and where they've been working around the clock. look tatat the photograph from new york city, where they've been using a jet engine to blow the snow away. we alrdy have 1,200 cancellations today. 137 for tomorrow. we're seeing delays, as you'd expect. the airports most effective, laguardia, jfk, and baltimore, and charlte and as far north as boston. to the west, chicago. the number you cited, 12,000 flightcancellations since friday. the number could grow again today over the weekend.
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friday. 4,500 on saturday. 3,500 cananlled on sunday. check out the screen shot from saturday night, when itt shows airports in the new york city area, philly, d.c., all closed. we have fewer than a dozen planes in the air space. the country. it's often a sea of yeleow with planes up there in the air. also, if you're on amtrak today or trying to get anywhere on amtrak, that train schedule is today. be prepared to have your patience with you. we'll have more on the next hour. back to you. >> not a good day to go anywhere. thanks very much. as w wsaid, the aftermath of the storm will be felt in washington for days. federal offices and schools closed there again today. let's go to our national correspondent miguel almaguer who is there this morning. good morning. >> savannah, good morning. fair to say washington, d.c. is shut down, but it's probably more accurate to say this city is crippled.
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of snow here in the nation's capital. i want to show you what it looks like this morning. in some spots, it's thick. it can be knee deep, even deeper than that in some spots. it is a sloppy, sloppy mess all across this city. for the last couple hours, we've seen plows working overdrive to clear city streets. not enough is being done fas enough. government here. all public schools in the area are also shut down today. it's going to be a nightmare for folks who are out on the road. the city officials are asking everyone who canan stay home to do so. chair expecting the morning commute to move at a snail's pace here. they're hoping with all the government shutdown here, it'll make theoads easier, but it's going to be a mess. >> miguel, of course, we'll continue to follow these ongoing problems, transportation issues and have more on that later on. talk about breaking news overnight. at least seven people injured on an american airlines flight.
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that plane hit severe turbulence. tamron has more on that story. >> the injured included passengers and crew. they were sent to a nearby hospital. that flight diverted tocanada, where passengers were seen shaken up after their ordeal. >> reporter: terror in the sky. >> glad to be on the ground. intense. >> reporter: this morning, 192 passengers heading from miami to milan are not waking up i i their final destination. american airlines flight 206 was hours into the flight when it hit severe turbulence. >> the plane actually dropped. >> rolled on its side and erything went flying, and people and, yeah, it was pretty - intense. >> reporter: while the seat belt light was on during the turbulence, passengers say flight attendants were standing in the cabin. after injuries were reported, the flight diverted to canada. >> i'm happy to be alive. you know, it was scary.
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they'll be following you in. >> reporter: parameds and up to half a dozen ambulances were on the tarmac to evaluate passengers and crew. according to american airlines, three flight attendants and four passengers were transported to a local hospital for evaluation. a bump in the trip. >> should be at milan at this point, but we're here. >> reporter: many try to see the bright side. >> i'm glad to be in n n finland. always wanted to come here. not under these circumstances. >> now, the extent of the injuries have not been revealed, but another passenger believes they range from a concussion to a shoulder injury. american airlines spokesperson said they're working to recrew the aircraft. e flight is scheduled to take off later today. obviously, frightening moments. that had nothing, really, to do with the blizzard that we're talking about. >> good reminder to wear the seat belt. >> absolutely. >> tamron, thank you.
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the presidential race. the iowa caucuses one week from today, the candidates are making a final push in the hawkeye state. there's buzz about somebody who isn't yet in the race. michael bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of new york, contemplating a run of his own. let's start with nbc national correspondent peter alexander. good morning. >> hi, savannah. good monday morning to you. michael bloomberg willing to spend at least $1 billion of his own money if he dives in. if floating this idea of a run was designed to intimidate opponents, that hasn't happened. donald trump touting a wide lead in iowa, he's unfazed. bernie sanders says, bring it on. >> reporter: could it be the battle of the multi-billionaires? donald trump says he'e' welcome a michael bloomberg bid. >> i'd love to have him come in because i love the competition, frankly. i'd love bloomberg to come in.
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up a plan, it's likely the former new york city mayor would only run if the aeneral election matched trump or cruz against bernie sanders. hillary clinton is vowing that won't be necessary. >> i'll relieve him of that and get the nomination so he doesn't have to. >> reporter: analysts warn getting in comes with no guarantees, especially with a candidate close to wall street, one of the nation's leadi voices for strict gun control. rand paul mocked the idea. another liberal billionaire from new york city? i think that slot is taken. fortifying his lead just one week until iowa, trump may think he's almost untouchable. imagine any other candidate saying this to praise his supporters' loyalty. >> i could stand in the middle of fifth avenue and shoot somebody, and i wouldn't lose any voters. >> reporter: later, brushing off criticism. >> i have greater loyalty from voters than any other candidates, double, triple, quadruple. i love my people. >> reporter: plenty of love to go arnd.
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endorsement to clinton and marco rubio. "snl" embracing a campaign that's already offered a lot. >> push a strollerer pro bowler with an abscess molar. >> she's a firecracker. she's a real pistol. she's crazy, isn't she? >> that,ca, ca, ca. >> it was a fun snl thisp weekend. a source close to bloomberg says he's given himself an early decision. bloomberg would like to be president but doesn't like to lose and doesn't like to go on hopeless journeys. >> peter, thank you. nicolle wallace served as an adviser, and steve is a political correspondent. tempting to ask you about the
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let's talk about michael bloomberg. my understanding is only if the parties elect to nominate their path. is this the kind of year where you could see a third party mission? >> it is. but you have to be willing to engage in hopeless endeavors if you want to run for president. that is the likely outcome, from the statistics. if he's a domino, he needs two others to fall first. if bloomberg is going to get , he needs cruz to be the republican nominee. that makeses available enough right-leaning voters. and he needs bernie sananrs to prevail to find a lane, to be able to add up enough potential voters to come his way. >> it seems as if he's relying on anger. we've talked so much in this mpaign about anger on the right and anger on the left. he's hoping, or calculating, that if those two people get the nomination, there will be enough anger in the center to give him a path to the white house. >> i think, in all honesty, when
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him is hillary clinton. if hillary clinton doesn't win the democratic nomination, realistically, that probably opens up more voters for him. he'd need a trump or cruz on the republican side. when you lolk at the numbers, the profile of the potential bloomberg voter, more likely from the democratic side than the republican side. >> he has a billion dollars, making him an immediate ntender. >> he wouldn't be the only billionaire in the race. in anotherer year, it'd give him an advantage and say, i don't have to fundraise. in this year, he'd be following trump's lead on that issue. >> all right. so scale of 1 to 10. ten is he'll do it if the two people are nominated. one is there's no way. where do you stand? >> i don't think cruz and sanders bothprevail. >> the situation doesn't present itself? >> if it did, i'd give it a 7 or
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>> that's heating. >> thank you very much. >> reminder, we're taking the show to iowa. we'll be there next monday life,ve, talking to the candidates and caucuses. massive man hunt for three inmates considered armedednd dangerous. pulled off a daring escape from a maximum security jaiai in southern california. grainy surveillance vid recorded before sunrise on friday shows the moment the three prisoners made the escape. authorities say they cut through steel bars, went to the roof of the jail, then repelled down the wall using sheets. about 16 hours before guards realized they were mimiing. their charges range from murder to kidnap and torture. the fbi and marshal service have joined the search. the panthers will face the broncos in super bowl 50. let's start with the nfc
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carolina taking on the cardinals. carolina won it, 39-14. in the afc championship game, peyton manning versus tom brady. the broncos and the patriots. manning struck first on this td pass to owen daniels. denver led the whole way, but in the fourth quarter, the patriots got within two points on a rob gronkowski touchdown. 13 seconds to go. new england needed a two-point conversion to tie. it was intercepted. broncos go on to win it, 20-18. they'll meet carolina. super bo 50 on february the 7th. >> last two mutes of the pats-broncos game, super bowl worthy. nail biter. let's go to mr. roker. he's in snowy central park. >> i am. thanks, guys. let's show you what is happening around the rest of the country today. we are looking at a fairly quiet day, thankfully. beautiful out west. no rain.
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we've got a little bit of a clipper coming across, bringing snow in southern minnesota, parts of wisconsin. rain into the upper midwest. sunny skies along the coast here. temperatures fairly seasonal. no big problems, and that's okay. that's what's goi on around the country. here's what's happening today people are coming out to the nation's capital to support an important cause that can c cnge the way you live for years to come. hohocan you help? by giving a little more, to yourself. i am running for my future. people sometimes forget to help themselves. the cause is retirement, and today thousands of people came to race for retirement and pledge to save an additional one percent of their income. if we all do that we c all win. prudential bring your challenges south florida another day with mostly sunny skies, dry air across much of the sunshine
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once winds shift out of the east texas this afternoon we are expecting more clouds and temperatures will slowly begin to rebound. by rebound i mean low 70s. forecast calling for temperatures unseasonably cool, a few degrees below ample is what we're expecting this afternoon. the good news is we will see another day rain-free temperatures back >> that's your latest weathe guys, my wife just texted me and asked, is that a chipmunk on your head? `i said, no, it's a squirrel and ferret >> function over anything else on a day like today, al. >> you bet. more on the aftermath of the storm as the entire east coast looks to dig out. and we're going to talk to former defenseecretary donald rumsfeldldbout his legacy, about politics and a brand-new app that he's involved with.
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whether it's 30-years old or 30-days old, carmax will appraise it in as little as 30 minutes. and then your only concern will be how to spend the cash. rad. . >> announcer: live, this is nbc 6 florida, news now. >> good morning. >> the time now 7:26. there are a couple of things you should be aware ofof for your commute. kelly blanco watching all that. >> we've been talking about that police accident i-95. what we do know is a depth deputy was traveling in an unmarked car and hit a stopped car. all three people taken to the hospital. take a look at the screen. a couple lanes have been reopened. it's been shut down since 4:15 a.m. can you see a couple of lanes now getting by. no major issues in miami-dade. >> waking up to cool
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low 40s, 50s into miami, 51 there and 49 in ft. lauderdale. the good news not dealing with strong winds. temperatures feeling exactly like they are now. first alert forecast calling for temperatures rebounding and with a little more sunshine throughout the day. >> erica, thank you so much. we continue to follow a story that broke for you overnight. a fight following a crash on the tupike leaves one person in the hospital. what happened on the turnpike soutm ramp at the kendall exit and southwest 88th street. five cars involved in 4hat crash leading to a huge fight involving 10 to 15 people. stay with nbc 6 for more this morning. >> branz out of plantation. new video from chopper 6. firefighters battling a a a home at the 9600 block of northwest 7th street. we're told no one was hurt. the fire is now out. >> governor rick scott stopping by south florida today. he'll be in miramar at a news conference to talk about job growth. that conference at 10:00.
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>> we're back in 25 minutes. small town world, i love the country girl back at 7:30, monday morning, january 25th, 2016, and it's a pretty one, despite the fact that so many people a digging out this morning on the east coast. a massive storm ble through over the weekend, we'll have the latest on it coming up in a couple. >> on friday, we'll do a segment on how to shovel properly without hurting your back. i watched it. maybe i didn't watch it well enough. >> i take away that you watch the showwwhen you're off. >> absolutely. >> impressive. the headlines today. the first votes in the presidential race will be cast
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in the latest polling there, the republican side. democrats clinton and sanders are neck and neck. adding drama to the campaign now, former new york city mayor michael bloomberg is considering a possiveble third party run if the general election matches trump or cruz against bernie sanders. trump and clinton weighing in. >> i'm going to relieve him of that and get the nomination, so he doesn't have to. >> i'd love to have him come in because i love the competition, frankly. i'd love bloomberg to come in. other news, place in southern california trying to track down three inmates who escaped a maximum security jail. they used tools to cut through 1/2 inch steel bars before getting to the roof and repelling down. >> this wass well thought out and planned escape. it could have taken them weeks or e en months to prepare. >> now, authorities are offering $50,000 for information leading to the escapees rrests.
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carolina tied to thi weekend's storm. 26-year-old jefferson, a single e father, helped a driver who spun out on the road. the driver, who appeared to be under the influence, got out of his car and opened fire, killing him. the 27-year-old lee is charged with murder. let's get to more on the aftermath of the blizzard. now, it also caused record flooding. let's check in though with dylan in hard-hit queens this morning. good morning to you. >> good moing. this area is trying to get back up and running after what was a historic blizzard. it was hardest hit on saturday, and the storm is deadly now. it's claimed t t lives of 30 people. this storm produced massive flooding un inging inging up and down the new jersey coastline. soso reported to be worse than
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we had record snowfall in some areas. new york city, we fell@ 1/10 inch shy of the all-time record. i drove through the storm from roanoke, virginia, to washington, d.c. and new york city, driving along horrendous roads. we didn't make it to new york city before the travel ban kicked in at 2:30. because of our press place, they allowed us through the lincoln tunnel. once we got to the city, there were no cars onthe road and people just walking around in the blizzard conditions. nothing that can shut down new york city. in the outer boroughs of new york, we have cars buried in the snow. trying to get here, we couldn't get through some of the roads because they were blocked with cars that were stuck. they had been stuck since the storm started. but it is incredible that schools are back up and running in this area. kids are waiting for the busses. i want to point out, a lot of times, the kids are shorter than the snow banks and the piles on the side of the snow. it's going to be a concern going through the whole week. you need toatch out for kids
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en though the snow has stopped, there are threats going forward. >> definite, thank you. as we mentioned, another problem caused by the storm, costal flooding. in parts of new jersey, roads turned into rivers, prompting evacuations and rescues. jacob rascon i i in west wildwood. how does it look this morning? >> finally, hundreds of people whose homes were surrounded by water are able to return home. incredible damage. at this home, three docks floated hundreds of feet from where they were and landed in the driveway. from above, you can tell the seawall, now m mgled, which was supposed to protect west wildwood, simply caved the town of about 800 homes. it was mostly underwater. six feet high. we got a tour through the damage with a humvee, the only way to get around. the flooding was worse in the southern portion of the jersey
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the north was largely lyly spared. the governor, chr christie, is back on the campaign trail, but the lieutenant governor will be damage. matt? >> jacob,hank you very much. let's turn to al and his hat, which are a few blocks away in studio 1a in central park. hey, al. >> hey, guys. their business. of course, no cars on the park drive this morning. as we break the storm down state by state, we'll give you some of these incredible numbers. top snowfall totals. west virginia, 42 inches. 39 in virginia. 38 in maryland. york city, 31.3. all-time snowstorms for allentown, pennsylvania, jfk, harrisburg, pa, bwi airport. this is how much snow we got. for at least four cities, they've picked up their seasonal snowfall and more in this one storm.
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exactly what we see. on a nmal year, you would see the pacific jet stream and the subtropical jet stream. that's normally what you get. but in an el nino year, here's what we set up with. the pacific jet and the tropical jet stream all memee, becomes much stronger, and then as it cuts across,,t brings more storms. here's what we're looking for. wednesday, we have a low pressure system developing along the gulf. it brings heavy rain to florida. then it starts to make its way the coast thursday and friday. the models are not converging yet. some keep it a little further offshore, but some keep it closer to shore. the air is cold enough, we potential nonoeaster. that. nothing to give you definitely yet, but want to keep you all right. south florida, another day with
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dryness acrosos most-of- our sunshine state. as wis shiite out of the east we are expecting a few more clouds a temperatures will slowly continue to rebound. by rebound, low 70s. calling for temperatures unseasonably cool, below average we're expecting this afternoon. the good news is we'll see another day rain-free with temperatures back in the >> good news is, if we get another nor'qaster, it's good to know i can give matt $5 to do my walk. >> no, i'm done with the shoveling business, al. >> he's retired. >> i am out. we'll talk to you guys in a while. new documentary that has hollywood and people in washington talking, as well. it fococes on the scandal that took down former congressman anthony weiner and his later run for mayor of n york. erica hill has more on that. good morning. >> good morning. this film premiered over the weekend at the sundance film festival. while the filmmakers aren't
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public, it has people talking and speculating about whether this film mayim impact the 2016 presidential race. >> reporter: the documentary, weiner, set out to chronicle his comeback. >> mayor of the city of new york. >> reporter: this after the infamous 2011 sexting scandal forced his recognition. it was more a stateme on the political process and the media. >> it was about showing what it's like to be in the center of a media fire storm. >> reporter: the film covers weiner's failed mayoral campaign and the turns it took, including strategy sessions to deal with a ne sexting issue, and the reactions of his campaign staff when the photos came to light. initial feedback to the documentary has been positive.
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it was riveting, saying it wass also the wife's story. she says little in the film and appears keenly aware of the camera. nbc news reached out to weiner, who said recently he has not seen the film. in response to our questions, he referred us to a recent radio interview with alan combs. >> tough thing to have documented, but you know, look, i own the miakes that i made. i think it's duplicitous to make it about my wife. she wasn't interviewed for the movie. >> reporter: there is only one reference to the former secretary of state in the documentary. the timing of the film's release asked some to ask whether there was any pressure to cut o scenes pertaining to their relationship. >> we were under no pressure. we're excited to be here, to show our film. we've been working on it for a long time and are excited for emp to everyone to see it. >> it's not in theaters until
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showtime will show it in election. >> going to be an interesting one. invited cameras in to document what he thought would be his comeback. >> and things changed once there was this scandal. >> erica, thanks very much. up next, former defense secretary donald rumsfeld opens up about his legacy, the threat
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7:44 now. donald rumsfeld served as a congressman early in his career and worked for several presidents over four decades. most recently, as secretary of defense for president george w. bush. now, he's trying something completely different. it's a new business venture we're going to talk to him about in our next half hour first, secretary rumsfeld, good to have you in new york. rare opportunity to talk to you. nice to see you. >> thank you. good to be here. >> if i told you 20 years ago that in 2016, donald trump was going to be the front runner on the republican side of a presidential campaign, what would you have thought? >> it was out of the question. year. it's so different from most, if not all, of the earlier ones i've exrienced. >> as you watch what's unfolding as a conservative republican, do you see donald trump as someone who can unite and broaden the party, or do you see someone who
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>> i see someone who has touched a nerve in our country. he's called people to respond in a way that most politicians have not been able to do. the facac that bernie sanders and donald trump are able to draw 10,000, 15,000, 30,000 people to hear them speak says there's sosething going on in our country that they're appealing to in a very interesting, unusual way. >> in your role as secretary of defense, you dealt with president george w. bush in his role as commander in chief. you know what that side of the job entails. given what challenges face our military forces all around the globe today,ould you be comfortable with donald trump or bernie sanders as commander in chief? >> goodness. that's the kind of thing you want to get used to. you'd have to thinkthrough.
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it causes the american people, hundreds of millions of human beings, to watch these people run around the track, and then make a judgment about them. what's happening is, people are having a chance to look at a very deep, broad field of republican candidates, and a much more modest field of democraticcandidates, and make a judgment about it. >> with all due respect, you dodged it. can you see donald trump, you personally, as commander in chiefsome. >> can i see the person that gets elected by the american people serve as president of the united states? well, my goodness, we've been you bet. >> you're still good at this. no question about it. let me ask you about another candidate, jeb bush. an extremely qualified candidate. can't get any traction. you know all about theush family. why is that? >> i don't know. i suppose there's people who are uncomfortable with the dynasty. democrat side or the republican side.
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people are persuaded by someone who is capable of talking and thinking on their feet. and they compare the various candidates, 14, 15, 16 republican candidates, and they're making judgments about who is the one who is most likely to be able to handle a difficult presidential campaign against the other part >> i mentioned the bush family. i have to ask you about a recent book, a biography authorized on 41, george h.w. bush. he had thihis to you about you and your time as secretary of defenseor his son. he said, quote, i think he served the president badly. i don't'tike what he did and i think it hurt the president, having his iron-ass view of everything. there's a lack of humility. a lack of seeing what the other guy thinks.
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>> no, he was to th manner born and i wasn't. we were never close, so i guess it didn't surprise me. >> let me ask you -- >> i was amazed that he said what h h said when he said it, because i d dn't think it was more complimenting of his son, george w. bush, andn i didn't think it was very helpful to his other son who was running for president. i thought it was kind of a strange thing f f him to be doing. >> let me ask you about isis. so much debate about how to defeat them. president obama thinks he canan defeat or we can defeat isis would large numbers of u.s. boots on the ground. do you agre >> oh, you know, i don't agree or disagree. it seems to me that if you want to hold real estate and eliminate somebody from holding real estate, that requires people on the ground. but on the other hand, what we're dealing with here is a long war, a long struggle
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enemy. it's going to take many, many years to deal with that problem >> quickly, if you were secretary of defense right now, would you recommend to the president that he put u.s. boots on the ground? >> i'm n secretary of defense. what i'd want to do is sit down with people andlook at it. it seems to me, that is only a part of the problem. if you don't know where you're going, any road will get you there. this president clearly has not made a decision with respectct to what the nature of the problem is we're facing or how it ought to be dealt with. >> former secretary of defense donald rumsfeld. as i said, you'll come back in our next half hour and talk about an exciting new venture for you. >> good. >> thank you very much. good t are you powered by protein? milk has 8 grams to help give you energy to unleash your potential. start every day with
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>> announcer: live, this is nbc 6 south florida news now. good monday morning to you. i'm sheli munoz. >> 7:56 on monday we continue to follow a story overnight. kendall and southwest 88th street, five cars involvlv in a crash leading to a huge fight involving up to 10 to 15 people. stay right here on nbc 6 for updates there. >> new video from 9600 block northwest 7th street. we're told no one was hurt and the fire is now out. >> governor rick scott stopping in florida, miramar,, talking about jobs in florida. jl audio, a local manufacturer.
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when are we going to warm up. erika delgado here with the forecast. >> cool start but temperatures rebounding, 53 in miami. winds out of the north shifting out of the east later this afternoon. that's going warm us right up into the lower70s. 1st look forecast calling for plenty of sunshine. grab the jackets and head out. kelli, how are the roads? >> making your way out, no major accidents, southbound has cleared up you can see. we're seeing northbound delays. take you to the maps headed out the door. on the turnpike, traffic moving along at 24 miles per hour. you have about a 16 minute commute right now palmetto expressway big curve to at 14 miles per hour. >> thank you so much. we'll be back in 25 minutes.
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weather app in the meantime. it's 8:00 on "today." comeing up, digging out and cleaning up. millions up and down the e et coast trying to get back to normal after a htoric snowstorm drops two feet of snow on eight different stes. what you can expect this morning if you're hitting the roads, rails or the airport. then coping with a cold. which remedies actually help and which ones don't? we'll separate fact from fiction. and kung fu kate. >> look away. look away. no, you can't, can you? >> kate hudson embraces her wild side for her latest big screen
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she'll tell us about it when she stops by studio 1a today, monday, january 25th, 2016. talk to me baby >> we're from savannah, georgia, and we survived the blizzard. >> good morning, chicago. >> go ku! >> we want to say hi to our kids. we love you so much. >> last day of vacation on "today." on this monday morning, it 2016. it's the monday after the big storm that blanketed much of the east coast. up to two feet of snow. as usual, the folks here at rockefeller plaza have taken care of it all. look at this. >> looks beautiful.
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and i've adopted your hat. i'm going to call her fifi. it's adoreabledorable. >> looks better on you than me. >> no, no. let's get to the top story, the weather. the cleanup from the blizzard of 2016. schools are open in new york but closed in washington, d.c., along with the federal government. >> you don't have to live here in the east to be impacted by e storm. the airlines are dealing with a huge b bklog of cancelled flights. nbc's t costello is at laguardia airport, not far from here. good morning again. >> good morning. i'll give you the latest from here. laguardia looking at a quarter of its flights cancelled today. wark, new jersey, 35%. washington dellus, 40% cancelled as they try to get back up and running after the cancellations. system wide, 1,300 cancelled today.
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already cancelled for tomorrow. since friday, nationwide, we've now had 12,600 flights ccelled since friday. i was stuck in managed to catch one of the few flights into jfk last night. it was the onlyylight coming in at that hour to jfk. is will take time to unwind. we have the ripple effect. it's not just the east coast, of course, it's also all of the airports nationwide that are affected..% when you've got so many planes out of the position, so many passengers who missed their flights over the last few days, and all of the air crews, the flight attendants and pilots, all of them in the wrong city, out of position, you can imagine, this will take the airlines days to recover from, to get their people back into position, get the planes on the right tarmac, in the right city, and get back up and running on the right schedule. >> it's it's entirely possible we'll
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recovering and the schedules trying to come back together for the rest of the week. amtrak, modified schedule today because they've had so much snow on the tracks they had to blow out of the way. they're up and running on the east coast, but modified scheduled. >> good information, as wulsell. >> i translated to stay home in your pjs if you can. the nation's capital remains paralyzed by the storm. miguel almaguer is the. good morning. >> savannah, good morning. down. d.c. is crippled. i want to show you the reason why. nearly two feet of snow has fallen in this area. they were expecting it, but it's still a mess. >> reporter: thisorning across the east coast, in more than a dozen states, this is the big dig. p>> daunting, mainly because i have no idea what i'm doing. >> reporter: in cities like
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>> we will see continued slick and dangerous roadways. >> reporter: today in the nation'scapital, the federal government is shut down again. part of the reason why, the streets are sloppy. a struggle to get public transportation back on the rails and the road. for some, a fight just to get out the front door. >> i'm going to be out here for longer than i thought i would be. >> reporter: it was a storm for the history books. this is pennsylvania over 24 hours. a single day record, nearly 27 inchesn central park. in virginia, some can't see daylight out of their windows. >> our second floor window is completely covered in snow. >> reporter: the national l ard deployed in 12 states. at least 30 have died. roofs have collapsed. power is still out. [ sirens ]. >> reporter: there's so much
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responders are struggling and stuck. >> we couldn't make it any farther. >> reporter: for some, the mystery is more magical. snowboarding on the national mall, and sledding in a cardboard box. for many, a storm to remember. for others, one top forget. >> with the federal government shut down and schools also closed all across this region, many won't have to go to work but they're going toave to big job ahead of them. they'll have t dig out and it could take days. back to you. >> thanks. so pretty behind you. >> beautiful. tamron is in for natalie this morning. top stories. take it away. >> good morning. after months of campaigning, the presidential presidential candidates are talking about a possible late comer to the race. former new york city mayor michael bloomberg. nbc national correspondent peter reaction. good morning. >> tamron, good morning. we're told the former new york city mayor plans to make a decision by early march.
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billionaire, of course. michael bloomberg would likely launch the bid if the general election looks like it's donald trumpr ted cruz for the republicans against bernie sanders. simply put, if hillary clinton is the democratic nominee, bloomberg is out. clinton dismissing the idea. she insists she'll get the nomination and put this conversation to bed. trump and sanders are embracing it. trump says, i love the competition. just out this morning, a new online poll says bloomberg's entrance wou do the following. dead heat with sanders and trump, with bloomberg in the teens. >> thank you very much. a scandal over possible match fixing and gambling is casting a shadow oveve this year's australian open. bill neely is follong the story for us from london. good morning to you. >> good morning, tamron. this was a game that normally would attract little or no
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it was a first run, mixed doubles match between low-ranked players. this i i the game. the player you'll see in the red and yellow shirt is the spaniard. he made a lot of errors. double faults, soft lobs and so on. he and his partner lost the first set in 20 minutes. well, nothing strange, you might think. except huge amounts of money were wagered on two gambling websites that the couple would lose, and t ty did. 6-0, 6-3. he said he had anee injury. the betting was so unusual, all four players were interviewed by officials. all denied throwing the game. it's possible someone may have learned that he had an injury and gambled on that. huge amounts were placece by a small number ofpeople, and it's not the first time he has attracted suspicious betting. tennis is under a cloud right now of corruption with those reports last4week alleging match fixing by 16 players over the past decades. half of them apparently
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tournament, the australian open. it's one of the world's most prestigious grand slam evenen. it's continuing but it's not good for the game. if they're innocent, it's not good for those spanish players either. tamron? >> bill, tennis fans everywhere are talking about this. thank you very much. the magical side of a heavy snow fall is the way it brings out little kids, or the kid in grown-ups. these police officers, this is in washington, d.c., could not resist joining a pipi-up game of football. one officer catches the ball but knocked down the defender. he went beast mode before rumbling down the street to score. look at itt again. here we go. this is ruleeone, why you respect the law. boom. >> all right. >> back to matt and vannah. fun for the officer, not so fun for the opponent there. >> tamron, thank you. coming up next, more of the
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and go down? >> no. >> okay, let's move on. >> there is an article on yahoo! called why kids never sled alone ymore. it got me thinking, apparently me only, kids aren't sledding the way they used to. this day, it's about highly controlled and supervised activities. 30 years ago when we were growing up in this area, the snow would end, or wouldn't end, and you'd go out with your sleds, and you'd beone all day. >> no parents, just kids. >> my ks are doing that now. >> you don't go with them? >> i supervise but i don't grab the thatsled. >> but you're there? >> right. >> in sight. >> everything today seems more dangerous, so parents take on a re supervised role. >> did your kids sled this weekend? >> they didn't becau they're suffering from colds. >> i was going to say. if they did, would you watch them? >> we don't have a slope close enough for them to walk to, like
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>> with all due respect -- >> we went over cedar hill. >> parental supervision. >> exactly. we both went, so it was good. >> we asked pple on twitter if they would let their kids go alone. 70% saia they would not let their kids go sledding by themselves. >> too bad. >> we understand that. >> do you find yourself getting through a tough week at work or a hard time in your life, you're stressed out and onlnlat the end do you get a cold or flu? you get sick after it >> never happened to me. i grew up in arizona. >> super great. like to hear more about your growing up in arizona. turns out, this is not a fluke. there's real science behind it. they call it the letdown effect. apparently when your body is under pressure, the stress hormones actually kick in and they help protect you against sickness. when you're not under the stress,he hormone levels get back to normal. then your b@dy is like, remember
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and you get sick. i notice it on vacation. you get sick the minute you're on vacation. >> makes sense. >> look at this footage that will take your breath away. coinson. she was skiing in alaska when she tumbled down the mountain, about 1,000 feet. when she came to a stop, is it angel, she was quick to say she was okay. her only injuries, two jammed fingers. >> what? >>he video was shot last spring, being released now as part of a safety campaign. >> incredible. >> parents were there with her, they could have protected her. >> never would have happened. >> now people who wante to roll around in the snow. these kids suited up in just their bathing suits and marched to their starting positions. doveve into the snow head first.
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>> oh, my gosh. >> tell me about the shrinkage. >> never gets old. >> videos everywhere. >> i saw a lot of these videos on twitter. >> she goes under. >> wow. >> i saw the one where the girl disappears in the snow and then comes up. >> you see her feet dangling up. oh, my gosh. whatoes that do to one's body? >> we just heard what i did. >> how the stars handled the storm. tina fey, thank you for coming back to "snl." carson has that. >> okay. well, 26 inches of snow -- trying to explain this -- >> grabbed between. >> of course, guys, some of the stars had to get i i on the wintry action. hugh jackman shared this on
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to do after the blizzard of 2016. jerry seinfeld's wife shared this picture. jessica seinfeld and jerry took a stroll through central park. >> fashshnable. >> one reporter stopped a tourist who couldn't resist giving a shoutout to his grandson. >> stuck here for a little while. you're not flying out any time soon. >> not flying out. i am from new york city. i'm down here to see my daughters and my grandson milo. how you doing, milo? >> steven tyler checking out the scenery. our very own al roker, you asknd your son nick hit the slopes. >> it was packed. >> i bet. >> last week, this dash cam went video. bobbz white of the police department, called to the scene of a noise complaint. instead of punishing the kids, the officer joined in on the fun. officer white has outdone himself. he brought along a special guest
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have a look. >> told you i was going to bring backup,,right? you ready? >> yeah. >> bring your good game? >> yeah. >> look at the big boys i brought. sure you can take them? you're sure you can take these guys, right? i brought other backup for y'all. >> getting ready. >> that's shaquille o'neil, everybody, former nba star. he wanted to surprise the kid and did that. he played basketball with them and gave each kid $100 bill if they made a free throw. he was out aut $800 by the end of the day. >> good for them. >> very good. finally, i think we all expected an "snl" skit after sarah palin endorsed donald trump last week. we were wishing tina fey would reprise her role as palin, which happened. take a look. >> we americans are struggling.
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at the factory or a reality show about alaska. we've seen our own children targeted by the policic for no reason other than they committed somecrimes. they stomp on our necks and say, at's the big dill? take a chill pill, jill. but we are mad. we've been had. we're not so glad, quotes the lorax. >> pretty amazing that that cast and crew of "snl," saturday night here in new york city, with that blizzard conditns, all went to work and put on a great show. >> they all came in @arly, spent the nigh so they had everybody together. >> the audience was there. kudos to our friends at "snl." great job. >> show must go on. >> thank you, south florida, another day with multisunny skies. dry air remains across our sunshine states. as winds shift out of the east,
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clouds and mperatures will slowly rebound. by rebound, i mean low 70s. forecast calling for temperatures unseasonably cool. good news is we will see another day of rain-free with temperatures back into the upper 6060 then winds >> thank you very much. coming up, kate hudson stops by. plus, which cold when heartburn hits fight back fast tums smoothies starts dissolving the instant it touches your tongue and neutralizes stomach acid at the source tum, tum, tum, tum
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>> churchill, winston churchill, used to play this game and taught it to a frid of mine. the friend of mine taught it to me back in 1970s. it's a game that dates back many, many decades. >> you're a part of the launch of a brand-new app. people play this on their ipads. >> yes. >> how does it differ from regular solitaire? >> firststf all, you use two decks. second, it's vtly more complex andequires strategic thinking. >> you have to be brilliant. you have to -- come over here. you have to be bril wrantliant and smart. >> this junior education i got isn't working. >> how does it work? >> two decks, ten rows. >> he's moderate lyly educated. >> not many people knew this version of the game. with the app, everybody is going to learn it. >> basically, the people that churchill taught and who taught someone else, like me. >> you're expanding into a
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your profits from this? >> will go to military charities that support the troops and their families and the families of the fallen. >> great game for a g happy monday to you. >> 8:26 on this monday morning. we continue to follow a story that broke overnight. a fight following a crash on the turnpike leaving one person in the hospital. it happened on the south ramp in kendall right at the southwest 88th street exit. five cars are involved in that crash leading to a huge fight involving 10-15 people. what you're looking at now is new video from chopper 6 where firefighters were battling flames at a home in plantation at the 9600 block of northwest 7th street. no one was hurt and the fire is out.
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stopping by florida later today. he will be in miramar to talk about job growth. that's 10:00 this morning at the jl audio studios. >> let's look at your roads. >> right now as you're making your way out the door, you can see slowdowns on the approach. left lane. in miami-dade one lane blocked on i-95 southbound as you are trying to ramp on to u.s. 441. a center lane blockeded off
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i-95, stick to 395. i know what you did last summer it's 8:30. monday morning and it's the 25th of january, 2016. it's's a beautiful day out here on our frely plowed plaza. all the cities of theast are recovering from blizzard 2016. >> recovering pretty w%ll here in new york city. >> pretty good. >> inside the studio right now, one of o favorites, kate hudson is here.
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morning, including a b bnd-new tattoo. >> oh. >> see this? >> what does it sasa >> broncos. >> wow. >> that could have worked out very badly, but it didn't. we'll talk to her about that, and her role in a brand-new movie, as well. >> very cool. plus, we've been talking about shoveling snow. so many questions, after your injury, especially. does it help to fight off a cold and what should you reach for to treat it? the remedies that workknd the ones that don't. i don't know about snow shoveling. >> was that one of the remedies? >> i don't think so. >> also coming up, one of the keys to a great night's sleep. it's the right mattress. we'll show you how to find the right one. >> first, let's get a check of the weather from mr. roker. >> what do we have going on today? the week ahead, eastern seaboard, pretty quiet.t. west coast, as well. snow is making its way into the upper great lakes and wet weather through the gulf coast. midweek, we're watching something developing along the
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the northern plains and pacific northwest. the latter partf the week, possible storm off the northeast coast. uh-oh. we'll see. look for more rain and snow in the pacific northwest. central california on into the plains. look at these temperatures. they warm up in the northeast. below normal temperatures through the rockies. midweek, the warmth gets into the northeast, new england. central plains and northern plains, warmer. th latter part of the week, the warmth continues in the northeast. maybe if that storm comes up the coast, it's not cold enough to south florida, another day with multisunny skies. dry air remains. winds shift out of the east and we are expxcting a few more clouds. temperatures will slowly rebound. i mean low 70s. forecast calling for temperatures unseasonably cool. a few degrees below average we are expecting this afternoon. the good news is we'll see another day of rain-free with
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winds really bringing >> that's your latest weather. matt is there with my co-star. >> there you go, al. that's exactly right. let's s hi to oscar nominated actress kate hudson and the new movie "kung fu panda 3," who plays the character who caught po. take a look. >> huh? >> i am may may. >> she's amazing. she's so beautiful.@ that's sweet, po. please try to save all other performance. >> has it started yet? >> look away. look away. no, you can't, can you? >> why does she keep staring at me like at? >> so out of character for you. kate hudson, good momning. good to see you.
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>> not at all. >> maybe a little bit. let's talk about your arm, let's talk about the denver broncos. you're a fan. >> i'm a peyton manning fan. i grew up in colorado. when peytoto manning, you know, found his way at the broncos, it wasike our whole family was like, ah! >> be honest, was that on your >> before. >> you sure? >> it was on my snapchat. >> not j jt after they won? >> of cose not. >> what kind of fan are you? i have a feeling you sit at home and watch the game, jump over furniture and stuff. >> i grew up with three boys. that's what we do. >> predictions. >> don't start. me? i'm goingngo go broncos. >> two weeks away. >> broncos. everybody seems to differ. >> we'll see what happens. >> i'll put my money there. >> only matters what happens in two weeks o sunday. let's talk abobo this movie. this is the first time you've done animation. was it something you'd always wanted to do? >> yeah.
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happened. then ffrey, dreamworks called and said, willl you come and do may may? it's "kung fu panda," and i have it. i was excited that i was going to be a part of it. >> when i first heard you were in it, the one thing i thought about, kate, is you seem like the actress who loves to interact with other actors. >> i do. >> in a scene. >> i do. >> you don't get to do this when you're doingng movie like this. >> and you loooo insane when you're in the booth. i'm sitting in there doing all these thin. i don't know what i'm doing. definitely a different experience but it was great. you push yourself vocally more than anything. you go big. >> you exaggerate everything. >> mm-hmm. >> may may is a panda who likes to tell people to be themselves and concentrate on what they do best. >> right. >> what do you do best? >> that's po, too. personally or in this? >> personally.
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>> what i do best, i would think, is, you know. always look on the bright side >> you're a glass half full person. unrealistic. but i would say, probably, the best thing i probably do is, i'd parentnt i'm going to pat myself on the back for that one. i got good kids. >> not easy these days. >> you know -- >> how old are they? >> 12 and 4. rider, you know, is turning out of him. you know, i had something to do with that. i think parenting is where i feel probably my strongest. >> i don't thinknk there could be a better accomplishment than that. >> i hope soso then we get to 18. we'll see what happens. >> kate hudson, two weeks from now on sunday -- >> "kung fu panda 3". >> go broncos. >> more than one thing to plug. >> good to see you. >> you, too. >> "kung fu panda 3" hits
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up next, the next step in joy's cleanse to help you feel and look your best in 2016.
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nbc. we're back, it's 8:39. final week of our start today series. but there's always time to improve your health and diet. joy bauer is here with more@ on our diet cleanse. good morning. >> good morning. >> final week, we mind us what we're cleansing this month. >> four things we're omitting. the white starch, fatty meets, sugary beverages and today, we're talking about excessive salt. >> that's a big part of o diet. why? >> everybody is not salt sensitive, we do know when salt does not cause high blood pressure, more than 30% of americans have high blood pressure. pexcessive salt is like insult to injury. this is a healthy artery. imagine it's like a garden hose. the water is flowing through it
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if somebody has high blood pressure, let's look at an affecteda infected artery. this is already narrowed. if you take in salt, it draws in water, which means it's going to increase the volume of your blood fluid. you're going to have a high blood pressure. which sets you up for a higher risk for xeart disease and stroke. we want to minimize the salt. the good news is, there's simple things to do at home. >> three great ideas. i never think of salad dressing as a salt container, but it is. >> right. when you buy -- whether it's the fattening salad dressings at the store or the lower calorie, they're 250 milligrams per two tablespoons. who stopsp at two tablespoons? >> not me, my friend. >> when itomes to the creamy ranch or caesar bottled dressings, dilute it with 50% low-fat butter milk. >> oh. >> this is low in salt. it's tangy, creamy and you'll
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>> okay. >> when it comes to vinegar vinegarettes, dilute withvinegar. do the sameith red wine vinegar. >> you have a salad dress fg youing if you want to make one yourself. >> i'll tweet it out after the showow if you swapped this, at the end of the year, you'd save yourself the sodium equivalent of 2,000 saltine saltine. in the wrappers because we're donating them. >> we're not wasting them. >> sandwiches, everything. this is a ham and cheese sandwich. because of the bread and the salty ham, mayo, mustard and, of course, pickles, 2,185 milligrams, almost as much as we should be eating in a day. we could do better. i built this sandwich. same bread.
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interestingly enough, swiss cheese is naturally low in sodium. instead of the ham, i'm using from 4 ounces of ham to 2 ounces of sliced turkey meat. lower in sodium. piling up the veggies. insteaddf mustard and mayo, hummus. 735 milligrams. >> im ti was i was trying to help. >> i did pepper sticks instead of pickles. you saved yourself over 1,300 packets of salt. i'm making a mess. >> super fun. >> i need the drama. >> 30 seconds, this is a good one for folks. >> home chefs, instead of using a teaspoon of table salt, switch it over when you're following a recipe to kosher salt. if you do this several times during the week, at the end of the year, you will save yourself the salt equivalent of 545 pounds of salty french fries.
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down with the french fries? it's great though. won't affect the recipes? >> no. it doesn't work when you salt t t taste, of course, but when you trade a teaspoon of table salt for koshersalt, you saved yourself a lot of sodium. >> i like it, joy. thank you so mumh. >> these are good. >> they are. you can find joy's cleanse on today.comn today, tomorrow, how to bring your friends into fitness. common cold remedies.
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first, this is "today" on where do the good boys go back at 8:45 with the annoying colds that come this year which home readies work and which are a waste of time? dr. azar is here to tell us. what works?
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there's a lot out there. a lot of wiviv tales. >> one is honey. not to be used for childrenn under the age of one because of the concern of botulism. >> okay. >> for 2 years and older, this is fantastic, particularly to suppress a cough. it worked as well as this chemical, which is an over the counter. >> putting it in tea or raw? >> the dose is two teaspoons, or put it in a hot liquid, which can be an a aed benefit. >> vitamin c, i chug it as soon as i get a cold. >> i do the same thing. what the research would suggest is that taking vitae rinnee inging vitamin c on a regular basis doesn't prevent colds. maybe it can shorten the symptoms and lessen thevary severity. never take more than 500
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you'll pea thee the rest out. >> is zinc a winner? >> to all my friends watching this segment saying, i told you so, the research on zinc is good. it can prevent colds if you take over a period of time. i can c ction it comes in different preparations. take the oral. it can affect the sense of smell. certainly, t ting it for longer than six weeks at a time is not recoended. it can lead to copper deficiency and interact wit medicines. for all the supplements, mention them to your health care provider and make sure there are no drug interactions. >> moderation is key. >> this is interesting. this is for hot liquid. chicken soup. >> does it make a difference to take something hot or room temperature? >> researchers in britain looked at this and found a difference. either temperature can relieve symptoms of runny nose, cough and sneezing but hot is good for
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throat. >> mom w right. what about peppers? >> they contain an anti-inflammatory but don't help with the colds. >> echinacia, the research doesn't bear out. >> okay. there's the saltwater. >> this definitely works. make sure to use the sterile, distilled or previously boiled water. the saltontent is excellent. brings water to the nasal packages, clears mucus. >> yt's attractive when you do it. >> i'm terrified to try. >> thank you so much. coming up next, firm, soft, pillowtop, how to find and buy theeight mattress.
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nbc. 8:50. we're back now. as we spend about 1/3 of our lives in bed, it makes sense to invest in great mattresses. with a l l of options out there, how do you pick the right one?e? here to help is contributor elizabeth. good morning. >> good morning. >> good to see you. >> good to see you. >> before we talk about how to go about buying a new mattress, how do you know when you need to buy a new one? >> most last about ten years. if it's been ten years, you probably need a new one. if you feel coils or anything popping up, you need one. if you sleep better elsewhere
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with aches and pains, you kind of got it. >> time to invest. two ways to buy a mattress. you can go to a store or shop online. let's start with stores. what do we need to know? you have to comparison shop. >> first of all, it's subjective. what's comfortable for you might not be comfortable for me. there's two types of mattresses. classic spring mattress, which this is. >> inner spring. >> right. inner spring mattress. coils. it's not the number of coils, it's the strength of the coils. the stronger thecoil, the more firm it is. and just to keep this in nd, the lower the number, like a 12 gauge, 12.5, is a stronger spring. >> you think people need to go to the store, if you can, bring your partner, the person you're spending time on the mattress with, and lay down. grab a pillow and lay down for ten minutes. >> absolutely. it's the only real way. this is the goldilocks experience. you want it to be just ght. i like spring mattresses. i'm not persosolly a foam
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>> store doesn't think it's weird if you lay down for ten minutes. >> they want you to. it's the traditional way of buying a mattress. a lot of people say, i can never buy a mattress unless i spent time in it. >> the difference between this and this is noticeable. you can put your hands on it and you feel a difference. >> right. a lot of people like the foam mattress. this is a top of the line, absolutely pure latex. it's good for keeping away dust mites, but it is a particular feel. >> once you buy a mattress, two schools of thought, to flip or not to flip? how often do you turn the mattress over? >> you're supposed to flip your mattress four times a year. there are mattresses that have a pillow top that you can't necessarily flip. you should be rotating those front to back. it prolongs the life of your mattress. the other thing that prolongs the mattress saais a box spring. it goes with the mattress and supports it. >> if i buy a mattress online, what do i keep in mind? >> the biggest trend, retailers
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making i simple. we're giving you one-stop shopping where you can come here, b a mattress. this is from a ner company, and what they do is a top of the line premium, classic spring mattress. they're offering three options. >> you don't get to try it. >> but what they're doing is giving you a 75-day guarantee. if you don't like it, you can spend it back after 75 days. >> what do they do with the mattressessomeone had 75 days and returned? >> i don't know. this is the biggest trend out there. there is this whole line of online foam mattresses that cropped up. they're affordable. what's interesting about this mattress, this is from lull, it comes in thihi size box. >> that mattress was in here? >> it's been inflating a little bit. it comes wrapped. you take off this little white thing. now, this is a foam mattress. what you see is when you cut it, i mean, this is pretty much
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but you c it and, look, it'll grow as it comes out. it'll continue to grow for the next 24 to 48 hours. >> wow. >> just by millimeters. >> do it again. >> show us more. >> what's cool about this is if you do live in a walk up or place where you couldn't get a normal king size mattress in, can't make the corners, this comes. t is a foam mattress. >> how much does this cost? >> for a twin, less expensive, like in the $500 range. this is the millennial, the way that things are going. >> wow. >> elizabeth, thank you very much. not often you get marlon wayans to ah over a mattress segment. >> i have the same mattress since i was 5. it's awesome. >> time for a new one, buddy. >> so many people slept on the mattress. >> all right. >> keeping your space right here, matt. come over.
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not so subtle parody of "fifty shades of gay"ray" called if the fifty shades of black." >> basically like christian gray but he's black. obviously. he's rich but you don'tnow how he got his money. it's shady. he's a really bad lover. christian gray wasn't very impressive, i have to tell you. great. christian black, he has g gat advanced thoughts but he's bad in bed. >> is t ts as explicit? >> it's different. where the get explicit and intense, we go, there's the joke. it's not as heavy. every time it gets sexy, somebody funny zboing niny is going to happen. >> what did you think of "fifty shades of gray"? >> when i first saw it, like i
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book, i read the book, parody book, becausesellhe women were loving the book. my mama and all them were like, this book is intense. oh, my goodness. and i was just like -- and when i read it, i was like, poor housewives, husbands, we have to do better than this. i was going to do a parody book and then i saw the movie and i was like, we have to hit this. we have to. i like the book. >> marlon wayans read "fifty shades of gray." >> isn't that something? i learned something. not about what you do, it's all about the -- you need the almost 9:00 but temperatures are slowly beginni to rebound. we are in the mid 50s. seeing more in the way of cloud cover. as winds continue to shift out of the east, temperatutus warm ck up into the 70s today and a
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temperatures the rest of the day wil reach into the lower 70s. unseasonably cool temperatures stick around. there is an earlier accident on i-95 southdound. that cleared out of the way. we did have a crash blocking the center lane. seeing residual delays because of it. broward county, a crash on 595 eastbound.
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nine-minute commute to u.s. 441. mornings. they're bad breath, bad hair and a bad case of the mondays. and organized wardrobes that help you pull it together. they''re showering, shaving, and shuffling. and bathrooms that get big families out theoor. they're number ones, number twos,
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this morning on "today's take," the blizzard of 2016. tens of millions still digging out. schools closed, flights cancelled and federal offices shut down. from the new comedy "fifty shades of black," marlon waya. the one thing you shouldn't do with your boarding pass. coming up now. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today's take," with al roker, natalie morales, willie geist and tamron ha live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. good morning. it's monday, january 25th, 2016. it's warmed up considerably and
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i'm willie with tamron and al. natalie is off today. morning jam, what else? >> good choice. >> frank si gnat tranat sinatra, "let it snow." >> we were streaming live on nbc and this lived up to and overper performed. experiencing over two feet of snow. look at this time lapse we've got from virginia. he started filming on his back deck at 2:00 p.m. on friday. i could watch these time lapses all day. just unbelievable. >> holy cow. >> go to "new york times".com weite. there's one overlooking central park. boom. >> wow. >> man. >> true snow blowing effect. >> up to three feet in the washington, d.c. region. new york city having the second largest snowfall in the city's history. just missed it. 26.8 inches in central park.
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from weather-related incidents. we have some statistics for you. let's take a look. top snowfall by state. west virginia, 42 inches. 39 in virginia. 38.3 in pennsylvania. maryland right behind. new york coming in at 31.3. then as you look at the snowfalls, the records that fell, this is kind of incredible, allentown, 31.. jfk, 30.5. harrisburg, 30.2. bwi, 29.2. laguardia and newark airports at 27.9. here's the other amazing fact. for the average snowfall for the year, check this out, okay? we've got more than a season's worth of snow in this one storm. 28 inches in dulles. philly, 22 inches, more than their average.
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normally gets 23.5. central park picked up more than its erage. it really was unbelievable. >> it was relentless, too. as you said it was going to be. i woke up saturday morning and it was snowing hard. i went to bed saturday night and it was still snowing hard. it set up shop. >> you were very fortunate, tamron, to get back. there were 1,600 flights cancelled today. 279 cananlled tomorrow. you were like the last flight to get in? >> we were the first flight in. i think the only flight yesterday. i landed last night at :00 p.m. we were the first and only flight, i believe, that left austin. i had to fly from houston to austin, and then to jfk. if i had to put a bet on that, i was like, great, it's not happening. i already made restaurant lists of things i wanted to eat in austin. then it took off, and we actually landede three minutes early. >> wow. >> did you really? >> amazing. >> franklin barbecue. >> i should have missed my flight. >> also, we were talking about ere was going to be costal
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is wildwood and stone harbor, new jersey. i mean, this is good compared to what it was during the height of the storm. >> wow. >> so many people had major damage to their homes, the businesses. at some points, looked almost surreal because there were chunks of ice floating do the middle of north wildwood. the pd did a good job of g%tting people safe. it lived up to its storm. unfortunately, we'll be talking about this, there may be another one lurking. >> are you kidding? >> when, this weekend? >> the latter part of this week, thursday and friday, possibly. >> three days from now? >> yes. >> i do have to say, we -- go back to austin, yeah. the 35-mile car pileup in kentucky, i kept thinking,hat do you do in a situation like that? i know -- >> nothing. >> -- they started passing out fuel to people that they could reach.
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>> another on pennsylvania. >> eight miles, yeah. the temple university gymnastics team was stuck. >> and a basketball team. >> folks, a church group, held mass @utside on the side of the road. >> got to go to jesus in those moments. >> they literally made an altar out of snow. >> gosh. >> so cool. >> super cool. >> the priest said mass. >> a lot of people found a way to have some fun in all of this. two members of thehe west virginia university swim team, look at this. >> crazy. >> this is great. they were holdidi practice. >> oh! that's crazy. >> tell her about the shrinkage, jerry. >> this started a trend. if you go on twitter and looo up the videos, one, a girl jumps in and you see her feet. she's gone. she disappears. >> i like that one. >> talk about the polar plunge. >> exactly.
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panda, i saw willie tweet this out and i kept looking at it over and over. >> you can't stop watching it. >> oh, yeah, right there, snow. right there, yeahah >> so good. >> little cold for the toes. here we go. >> doing the belly roll. >> oh, yeah. >> that's how we@ all felt. >> that's what we do in "kung fu panda 3". >> comes out friday. >> that's right. >> wee worked with angie and jack. >> there y y have it. >> those two videos played great in our house all weekend. >> i bet. >> speaking of all weekend, i was working a day. my wife, deborah, decided to do a little shovel duty in our backyard. she's wearing my boots, myoat and the shovel, our good shovel was in the basement and she didn't find it. this one, the handle is broken. >> she went for the bad shovel and still went in. i love her. >> still shovelled out some of that was fun. >> then you had a picnic out there.
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park, and we did some sledding, along with about 20,000 other people. >> look at the crowd behind you. >> it was crazy. >> do you have a special sled, or you have paper? >> it's one of those foam rubbery things. i've got an old lexible flier, but it's upstate. didn't have it with me. where you could have some semblance of tutuing. all those things now have no -- >> thehere inner tubes. >> it's like when we were in college and you take the trays from the dining hall and slide downwn >> we may get more snow thursday so three days to get the good one. i was with the olympic hopefuls, the gymnasts, who may be representing team usa. i was out practicing with them, that. >> that's impressive. >> symone was giving me a lesson. we were in houston. al said, you know, listen, the storm is coming in. our producer was like, no, it's not coming in until 4:00 a.m. satutuay. i said, it doesn't come in a vacuum.
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>> matt greenfield? >> greenfield. >> oh, yeah, well -- i said, matt, we're doomed. weook off at 8:53. our return flight was cancelled and they started to fall like domino dominos. shoutout to all of the people who work at airports. i was on the phone with a delta reservationist and she was telling me things people said. terrible. >> like it's her fault. >> right. >> it's not their fault. >> one woman said, i want a a letter that guarantees that my flight will land. >> she wanted a written letter? >> from the lady. e's like, ma'am, i'm in a call center. whwh do you want me to do? >> fax it. >> flight from houston to austin. i had 20 minutes to go 20 gates. i'm out of shape. that's what i learned. i did video of me running. that's my fast run. >hat's not exactly running. >> that's a fast run. >> that's my run. >> look, i'm like,h, gosh. >> brisk walk.
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in "spy," when her moped won't go. >> you could have gone faster if you didn't record everything. >> look at me feet. >> my frieie's dog, matteie. this was in new jersey. >> come on. >> mattie is no dummy. i'll go in the house. >> don't want to go? >> no, i don't. >> look, just backing up. >> i tweeted out, that's when you love winter clothes but you hate winter. >> come on! >> your dog keeps backing up. >> she's like, this goes on forever. >> you stay there. >> you and young george were out hanging. >> we have a hill in our backyard so we did some sledding. george strapped on the skis. i had the video but i i didn't go through because technology doesn't work. anyway, george -- >> proud dad. >> eight inches of powder comes
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performance for the ages. >> george was the host, i read. trivia. it was one of the weekends where you make up games. >> you had a party to go to and i said, c ccel and go to your house. >> you listened. see, our team didn't listen. >> it was matt greenfield so -- >> he's still stuck. greenfield, still stuck. >> good! executive producer's husband dan, 59'9". >> uh-oh. >> look at that. barely can see him on their deck. look at that. >> oh! >> there he is. behind the -- >> dan is onnhe third step. i don't know why i had to say that. full disclosure. >> legal department. >> it's like the standards of practices said i had to say that. i don't know. >> what city messed up their measurement because they lost their -- washington, d.c. out at the national airport, they didn't clear the snow board off. they actually may have more snow
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if you leave snow on, it compacts. it ma i not be that accurate. they probably got more snow than they said. here's what we're talking about. as far as that next nor'easter, and this happens typically during an el nino year. you get an active subtropical jet. what we're looking at is this low wednesday. thursday morning, it makes its way up the coast. now, the models are divergeing. a couple go up the coast and another goes out to sea. depending, the track is uncertain. we could see some snow, especially in the northeast. it's iffy but i want to make sure you're ready because this could be rather interesting. that's what's going on around the country. here's -- john almost made a fist to punch me. my cameraman. another day with mosty sunny skies.
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as winds shift out of the east, we are expecting a few more clouds a a temperatures will slowly rebound. by rebound, low 7s. calling for temperatures unseasonably cool. a few degrees below average is what we are expecting. good news is we will see another day of rain-free with temperatures back into the upper 60s. winds bringing warmer >> that is your latest weather. oh, my gosh, i feel like goldilocks. look who is in my chair. >> i simplified this for you. it is cold, period. cold, cold, cold. wear a jacket and bring lotion. >> oh. >> don't want that. >> cold want the ash. it gets ashy there and between the webs. >> what do they call that? >> little ashy ville. ashiest p pce on a black person's body, right here. >> i'll check mine.
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>> talking about sledding experiences. >> texas sledding, project sledding. >> get on top of a can, a garbage can, and somebody pushes you fast. it's fun, especially if you don't get hit by a car. >> especially if you don't get hit. >> the safety tip. >> it's how we do it in new york city. >> we don't need to introduce him but this is marlon wayans. he comes from one of the most talented families in hollywood. known for his role as marcus/tiffany in "white chicks" and for launching the "scary movie movie" franchise. his movies grossed $1 billion -- >> don't sayay this in new york. going to get me robbedith brooklyn people. billionaire, where you at? trying to get me killed? >> your phone blows . >> can i get some of that? can i borrow a mill? i want to say hi to my mom. she's watching.. she's so cute, she's like, baby,
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shs always a mother. make sure you wipe your nose. be sure to have clean underwear. i never got that. she's like, just in case you get killed. don't embarrass me if i come to identify the body. i will act likee you ain't my baby. >> has your momeen "fifty shades of black"? >> no. >> let's show her a clip. >> uh-oh. >> thank you, mr. black. >> please, call me christian. >> christian. >> i hope i answered all your questions. >> you certainly did. >> christian? >> oh, my gosh. make it stop. >> white girls, get that elevator fixed. >> marlon's mom is watching. >> my mom probably isn't goioi to come to this one.
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movie," and when the body part went through the ear, she went, no. my mother was like, i got to leave. she's the groundhog, if she doesn't come or leaves early, it's going to be a huge success. ma, check this one out. it's not for you. i let my kids see it. >> really? >> yeah. "haunted house," i had this love scene. they're 13 and 15. when they were little, 9 or 11, and i took them to see "haunted house." i had this love scene with this dog. they closed their eyes. i was ke, open your eyes. see that move right there? that's how you were made. >> they're in therapy now. >> right now. >> they unfollow me from all social media. ever. i'm doing a show for nbc called "marlon" about me being an inappropriate dad. they may tune in, may not. it'l be fun. >> "fifty shades of grey was
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you had to do this. >> it called me. i was minding my own business and the movie came out and god said, "son, i need youo go get this one." it's a lot of fun. what they gave us was fun characters of which i can flip. "fifty shades of grey," his character was creepy, and i made mine a stalke he's rich, but i made mine rich but shady. steals his money. he's a really, really bad lover. >> there you have it. >> not like the guy in "fifty shades of grey" was great, because i did some of those things in ninth ade. >> mom is watching. >> and he doesn't have a billion dollars. >> mom had ten kids so they come from somewhere. >> marn wayans, thank you so much. "fifty shades of black" in theater this friday. here's a turn, are you at risk foror heart attack or stroke? new information to protect your health.
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from new dietary guidelines to the average resting heart rate, there are important numbers you should be pay aging attention to when it comes to your health. natalie is here to fill us in. doctor, always good to see you. let's start with guidelines on sodium sodium, fat intakes. >> the recommendations include a restriction on the amount of sodium that we are recommending for people on a daily basis. 2,300 milligrams a day. i want to say that for people who are either hypertensive or have salt sensitive hypertension, as well as other risk factors for heart disease, like cardiovascular disease and diabetes, may want to go to 1,500 milligrams. speak to your health care provider about that. this was in addition to cles
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cholesterol and saturated fat rems recommendations. >> how do i measure this? >> the hidden source is not added sodium but in processed foods, in rticular. you need to be very, very cognisant of that. speak to a nutritionist about serving sizes. >> let's move to waist circumference. it's a different number for men and women. >> i have a tape measurer here. put it around your waist, right above your pelvic bones, right here. you want it snuck but not too snuck, compressing the skenin. women, less than 35 inches. men, less than 40 inches. the metabolic syndrome is when people have too high cholesterol, blood pressure, triglycerides. this can contribute to heart disease. this visceral fat is a risk factor f f heart disease. >> good target numbers there. let's move to heart rate. we have a lot of technology now. the fit bit and everything helps us track that. what's important to know?
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rate. when you wake up in the morning, haven't got a lot of activity, haven't eaten or drank, what is your resting heart rate? normal is 60 to 100 beats per minute. if on a regular basis your resting heart rate is greater an 100 or if you're not in shape, not a athlete and your heart rate is less than 60, you might want to get yourself checked out. very simple way to measure your heart rate is count the i want a great shape. who doesn't? so i bike. i get all of my greens. and i try not to faint. this.. i can do easily. benefiber healthy shape. just a couple of spoonfuls every day means fewer cravings. plus, it's all natural, clear, taste-free and dissolves completely. it's clinically proven to keep me fuller longer and helps keep me healthy inside and out. benefiber healthy shape. this, i can do. find benefiber healthy shape in the fiber aisle. you forgot the milk! that's lactaid . right.
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just without the lactose. so, no discomfort? exacaly. try some... mmm, it is real milk. lactaid . 100% real milk. no discomfort. good monday morning to you. >> the tme on this monday, 9:26. we are continuing to foll that story that broke for you overnight/early this morning. a fight following a crash on the turnpike leaving one person in it happened in kendall at southwest 8th ststet. five cars involved in the crash that started it leading to a people. >> let's head over to meteorologist eric delgado. >> a cool start. the mid 50s. winds shifting out of the waste. that's going to allow temperatures to rebound later this afternoon.
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sunshine on this monday. highs later expected to reach back to the lower 70s. a check on the roads. >> we have a couple of brbren down cars. if you're headed out the door, you'll find one blocking a lane as you're approaching the palmetto expressway.
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we'll be back in 25 minutes. taking a look at the headlines. the stage is set, the carolina panthers will face the denver broncos in super bowl 50. in the game onsunday, cam newtwt ran for two touchdowns and threw for two more, including this 86 yard strike to brown. this one was a blowout from the start. carolina went on to beat arizona cardinals, 49-15. on to the afc. patriots. denver led the whole way, but in the fourth quarter, the patriots got within two points, scoring a touchdown with 13 seconds to go. new england needed two-point conversion to tie it. it was intercepted. the@ broncos win it, 20-18.
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colon cancer screening is recommended to begin at age 50 for most people. new data suggestss a fair number younger age. researchers at the university of michcgan look at those diagnosed with colon cancer@ in the u.s. between 1998 and 2011. old. possible warning signs of colon cancer include anemia and d wl -- bowel changes. americans are buying more expensive and bigger homes these days. the average size rose to 2,700 square feet last year, from 2,650 the year before. almost half of the new homes built last year had more than four bedrooms. bigger isn't always better. builders aren't making as many starter homes due to land prices and lack of available mortgages for less affluent buyers. severe weather on the east
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many people hunkered down and stayed home. "the revenant," $16 million. "star wars" was second at $14 million. "ride along 2" at number three. al hung out with the team from "ride along," kevin hart and ice cube. let's go to al for the weather. >> thanks so much, tamron. we're looking at our week ahead. sunshine along the east coast. a slow melt, which we need. sunshinelong the west coast between snow and showers. we get to the midweek period, watching something developing here in the south. we're going to keep a close eye on that. sunshine back to the west. a few showers moving to the pacific northwest. by the latter part of the week, we could be looking at a possible nor'easter again. we will keep an eye on that. plenty of sunshine through the gulf. more showers and snow showers another day with multisunny skies.
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our sunshine states. as winds shift out of the east, we are expecting a few more clouds and temperatures ll slowly continue to rebound. by rebound i mean low 70s. forecast calling for temperatures unseasonably cool. few degrees below average this afternoon. we will see another day of@ rain-free with temperatures this evening back into the upper 60s. winds really bringing in warmer air tomorrow. >> this morning on rossen reports live, protecting your personal information. if you toss your boarding passes and hotel keys in the crash and resell cell phones, listen up. today, investigative correspondent jeff rossen is here with what you can trash and whatat you should stash. >> i feel like i should offer you a coke zero or something. >> peanuts maybe. what are we talking about? >> when you resell your iphone, android, cell phones, how do you keep your information safe?
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can keep get offff of that? so many people take selfies with boarding passes. believe i i or not, there are free apps, and hackers can get personalnformation from them. >> we should obviously -- should we trash or stash? i'm guessing stash, unless you trash it. >> i say you trash it. >> just in time for the game. we have paddles for you, trash or stash. >> i heard you guys. >> i say stash. >> stash means you should keep it and not thr it out for the public to see. trash means you're safe to throw it ou >> i maintain my answer. >> we'll start with boarding passes. so many people -- and this is my boardingass -- i blacked out the bar code and qr code. so m my passes have that. the question is, are you safe to throw this out and crashit, or should you stash it? >> stash it. >> trash it. >> you're wrong, you're rit. hold on to your holding pass and stash it. >> why?
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get your name, your frequent flyer number, access to your airline account, a a there are free apps online. you don't need to be a hacker. free apps online if you take a selfie with this or somebody finds this laying around, the can actually move flights around and book new flights for you. >> really? >>yeah. stash it, you're right, al, or rip it up into little pieces. this is my boarding pass from last night. you're not getting my information. >> shucks. >> didn't know that. >> next, hotel keys. for a long time, we have heard thatou can get personal information off this. obviously, it's opening the door of your room. the question is, when you're done with the hotel key, do you trash it? is it safe to throw out, or do you keep it? >> i give it back to the hotel. >> you do? >> yeah, it's what you're supposed toodo, right? >> stash it. >> trash it. >> tamron is right. contrary to all the rumors, there is no personal information according to hotel industry experts on the card. the only thing on the card is the code to open your room. as soon as you check out, it's gone. but there's never your credit card information on this, so
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>> give it back. don't they recycle them? >> thank you very much. >> sorry. >> got one point. >> finally, talking about cell phones. so many people, huge market on selling their iphones, android vices. you want to make sure they can't get your photos, old text messsses. >> right. >> the question is, when you're about to get rid of your celel phone, do you trash it, safe to throw out, o stash it? >> if you erase everything, it'd be safe. >> how? just erasing a photo doesn't erase the photo. >> iphone has where you can believe it. >> i'll show you how to do it. the answer is, you want to stash itit until you do what i'm about to show you. i'll walk you through it. today show iphone, we have it plugged in to showou at home exactly how to do this. it's right here. first,o to settings down here. hit settings. now, go to general. i'll hit that. reset.
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>> hit reset. >> yup. >> hit that. passcode. in this case, we have a passcode. they told me i can't erase this or the "today" show goes off the air. normally, you'd type in the passcode. only then is it erased fully, and then you're safe to sell it. if you have an android, go to my facebook page, reports. i have a step by step on how to keep your information safe on an android device. >> this is real. i've done it but i have a stack of old phones. >> you're okay as long as you do this. >> really? >> you can't just delete it off. >> thank you so much,, jeff. ahead, a dish that may bring back a lot of memorie for you. cooking channel star shares her at hillshire farm, spice is e spice of life. that's why our craftsmen season every sausage perfectly. so you can coax out great flavor effortlessly.
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on today food, we're kicking off a week of casseroles. and cheesy. >> yeah. >> kelsey nixon is here to share a recipe with us. good to see you. >> nice to see you guys. >> this is great comfort food. >> especially post-blizzard, where we were digging out. this is one of those things that's fantastic. look, we have a lot of ingredients over here. the good thing is, you probably have 90% to 95% of these pantry. this is something you should be able to open the cup boards and start making. >> mix and matchch we're going with the classic. update the classic dishes. we'll swap out the canned cream of mushroom soup and make our own mushroom mixture.
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i've sauteed and i'll add mushrooms here. these will go about two minutes or . >> could you use any mushrooms you want snded? >> great way to clean up mushrooms you had on refrigerator. once they break down, we'll add depth of flavor. sherri. if you didn't have sherri, subsidysub sticity -- subtystitute if you didn't have that. equal parts fat, which is butter and flour. al, whisk in t t chicken broth. then once that chicken broth gets in there, it's going to continue to cook. it'll bubble up. it'll thicken and we'll add cream, as well. what's great about this is we're replacing those canned cre
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and '60s, and making our own. it's stuff you already have on hand. it shouldn't feel too intimidating. once this cooks down,t's going to look like this, a little thicker. this is where we're going to zz it up. willie, do you want to add the mushrooms and onions? >> i do. >> add those in there. all that flavor, it's almost going to permeate the cream sauce. >> oh, beautiful. >> you could eat that by itself. >> you could. mushroom soup. >> bring that down for us. >> we have lemon juice to brighten it up. we have tuna. you can use any tuna, oil packed, water pack, or sub this for a ro tistisserie chicken or turkey. this, we have old fashioned egg noodles, three cups, already cooked going in there. and some petite pas. great freezer staple to have on hand. like i said, this is somethihi that really is great for a home
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she's got the ingredients on hand and can throw it together in no time. this goes in a 2uart baking dish. we have to talk topping because it's the best. shredded cheddar cheese and melted butter. when it comes out, you get the beautiful, golden crust on top. >> it's the crunch that really brings it home. >> it's necessary. you have to taste this. >> we'll sample this. delicious. thank you so much. i cheated and had some earlier. that's why i can say it's delicious. you can get this at coming up, ever wondered if your body was made for better things than rheumatoid arthritis. before you and your rheumatologist move to a biologic, ask if xeljanz is right for you.
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know how to pumpgas, you are a helicopter parent. >> now, there's help for you from a former dean o freshman at stanford university and mother of two, julie lythcott hanes, the author of "how to raise ann adult," break free from the overparenting trap. julie means business. >> that's right. >> good morning. >> good morning, tamron and willie. thank you so much for having me. >> there have been so many articles of late focused in on this. parents, i think, recognizing that this is real and that it can hurt their adult children. >> absolutely. here i was, a dean of freshman, working with very accomplished students. students whose resumes and transcripts wereimpressive. yet, over the years, i noticed, fewer and fewer of them seemed really familiar with how to accomplish the tasks of life without consulting a parent. parents were happy to help. i had an advisee who texted her parent time zones away to find out, where is my next class,
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building with hundreds of -- many humans who could have helped her answer the question. >> we can have a whole other segment on how we got to having kids that way, but let's focus on three kinds of over over parenting. how do you distinguish? >> over protective is the parent who says the world is scary, unsafer and unpredictable and, therefore, i must prevent at every turn instead of prepare my kid for what's out there. the over directive says, i know best. what leads to success and youou will do as i say and do it extremely well. then the concierge is holding the kids' hand. i'll wake you up, fill out your applications, make sure you have what you need in your backpack, i'll argue with teachers and coaches. 's the handler. >> the good news, we know it can cause damage, kids wil not be prepared socially, especially at
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are habits that can be broken. where do we start? >> well, we start with stopping doing these three things. number one, don't say "we" if you m mn your son or daughter. we're on the travel soccer team. we finished that science project. maybe you did. but sp saying "we." we're not going to college, they are. stop arguing with every teacher, principal, referee. stop doing their homework. too many parents are trying to achieve the short-term win of the better grade by redoing the math or rewriting the essay o o doing the science project. >> you know, i hear a lot of parents say, i do all these things to help because i want to get them into the college so they will alone have a better life for themselves. what do you say to that? >> the short-term win of the better grade is leading to the long-term cost your kid thinks, i'm not capable of doing anything without my pararts helping. they're young adults, bewildered, because they're unaccustomed to thinking and planning for themselves.
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>> you have a list of skills prepared to do. i have to do a confession. i'm a 45-yeaeaold with a helicopter parent, therapy tomorrow. >> r rht now on the show. plenty of people could use it. >> 18-year-olds in your family should be able to do what? strangers. we tell them, don't talk to strangers. the right message is, learn to discern the one bad stranger ones. >> we'll have the rest of the
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this is "today" on nbc. you made it back from vegas? >> yes, we survived. >> barely, as you know. >> literally. >> we have zachary levi, and tyler henry. >> chris carmack. >> know him from "nashville." great singer.
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>> it's all comin up after good morning to you. >> the time oh monday morning, 9:56. we are following breaking news out of hollywood. chopper 6 over the scene near atlanta scene where we understand one person has been shot. police got a call of a suspicious person in that neighborhood some time before the shooting. the vicim immediately taken to the hospital. no word on their condition. >> we continue to follow a story that broke overnight. a fight following a crash on the turnpike leaves one rson hospitalized southwest exit ramp in kendall. five cars involved in the crash leading to a huge brawl involving 10 to 15 people. another update in a few minutes. >> erika delgado in for ryan this morning. >> temperatures are quickly rebounding. 59 in miami. 62 in ft. lauderdale. all that sunshine and
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warm up nowhat we are expecting winds out of the east later this afternoon. we'll keep it in the 50s and 60s. expecting low 70s this afternoon. check on the roads now. >> we have blocking in two center lanes causing heavy tie-ups. another traffic alert.
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