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later today, too. that's what's happening. we'll be back in 7:25 with a live news update. join us at 11:00 and as always thanks for starting your morning here with us on "today in the bay." have a great tuesday. good morning. fitting tribute. george h.w. bush lying in state in the u.s. capitol rotunda this morning after a final journey to washington, d.c. ♪ ameri america >> president trump and the first lady joining thousands of americans paying their respects overnight. the bush family fighting back tears during an emotional ceremony. >> george herbert walker bush demonstrated the finest qualities of our nation and of human kind. >> he kept us flying high and challenged us to fly higher
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still. >> savannah is in the nation's capital for today's ceremonies. deep freeze. bitter cold setting in coast to coast while a new winter storm begins its dangerous cross country march backing snow, sleet, and freezing rain. al is tracking it all. breaking overnight, success. three astronauts including an american arrived safely at the international space station. the first mission there since that frightening rocket failure weeks ago. those stories plus deepening mystery. the new questions being raised this morning after the death of top u.s. navy admiral in the middle east. fighting back. "snl's" pete davidson's message to online bullies in the wake of his public split with ariana grande. and sully's service. we'll take you inside the special bond between president
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bush and his service dog and tell you about his next mission. today tuesday, december 4th, 2018. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with savannah guthrie live from washington, d.c., and hoda kotb live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >> and welcome to this special split edition of "today" on this tuesday morning. savannah is in washington, d.c., once again. good morning, savannah. >> good morning, hoda. it was such a moving afternoon. president bush making his final trip to washington. his casket now lying in state at the capitol rotunda after a ceremony yesterday. members of the public have the next day until tomorrow morning to be invited to come and view and pay their respects personally if they so choose. this president just the 11th in our history to lie in state. of course there will be a state funeral at the national cathedral on wednesday. wednesday has also been declared by the president a national day of mourning for the war hero
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turned world leader. nbc's peter alexander is on the hill for us this morning. peter, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning. george herbert walker bush is today being remembered as a great man and gentle soul. last night president trump and first lady melania trump paying their respects at the capitol. and this morning the british royal family says prince charles will attend tomorrow's state funeral at the national cathedral. they will be here representing her majesty the queen. overnight the current commander in chief honoring the nation's 41st president. inside the capitol, president trump and the first lady paying their respects to george herbert walker bush. president trump offering a respectful salute to the late president's flag draped casket lying in state. like the trumps, members of the public coming to say their good-byes. as the sun set over washington monday, president bush's casket arrived at the capitol.
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hailed by cannons and a 21 gun salute. his eldest son former president george w. bush looking on as family members and washington dignitaries celebrated the life of the late president in the halls where he once served. among those present, james baker and former joint chiefs chairman colin powell. the vice president offering c con -- condolences. >> in all of his 94 years, president bush never lost his love of adventure and he never failed to answer the call to serve his country. >> reporter: sentiments echoed by the speaker of the house paul ryan. >> he reached the heights of power with uncommon humility. he made monumental contributions to freedom with a fundamental decency that resonates across generations. >> reporter: the decorated world
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war ii fighter pilot making his last trip to washington on this air force one jet flying under the call sign special air mission 41. and joining the late president en route to joint base andrews, his service dog sully. now going to answer the call for other veterans. sully expected to visit the casket at the capitol today. president trump just tweeted he's looking forward to being with the wonderful bush family at blair house today. the former first lady, he writes, will be coming over to the white house this morning to be given a tour of the christmas decorations by melania. savannah? >> all right, peter. thank you. we'll have more from here in washington just ahead including the president's sweet bond with his service dog sully. and nbc news and msnbc will have special coverage of the events here and in houston throughout the week. one more reminder tomorrow morning on "today," we sit down
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with her friend jenna bush hager and her sister barbara. for now, sending it back to you. >> thank you. another major story this morning. we're talking about the weather. the temperatures are plunging coast to coast. and al's got his eye on a powerful storm system that's set to impact a large swath of this country. hey, al. good morning. >> good morning, hoda. this is the second time in two weeks we've had a coast to coast storm. this one system way off the california coast going to already be bringing rain in. we're talking about burn scar flood risk from santa barbara all the way down to san diego. now we've got this system pushing in as we get through friday. we've got colder than average air coming in. friday torrential rain over texas. saturday it pushes into the gulf with heavy rain, more snow from missouri all the way back to oklahoma city. by sunday it's along the southeastern and mid-atlantic coast.
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bringing heavy rain. possibility of snoep into the appalachians depending on the track of this system. here's the impacts we see. snowy, icy travel from lubbock into arkansas and parts of missouri. the carolinas could see a significant snowstorm this weekend with heavy snow from london all the way into charlotte. depending on the track, washington might be in play in this as well. we'll continue to track it, but in the meantime, we've got also a risk of severe thunderstorms down through texas, san antonio, and heavy rain from texas all the way into the mid-atlantic states. guys? >> all right, al. i know you'll keep your eye on that. we're going to turn back to d.c. and savannah. >> much of the business here in washington is being postponed this week as the nation honors president bush. but with a deadline looming, there's word of a possible deal to avoid the next government shutdown. nbc's chief white house correspondent hallie jackson has the latest on that. good morning. >> reporter: hey.
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good morning to you. you're right. it looks like lawmakers are buying themselves two more weeks to avoid a partial government shutdown. multiple house leadership sources tell nbc news there is an agreement because of the services to remember president bush to push what was friday's deadline to the friday before christmas. i'm told the president is open to that. the idea being lawmakers might feel pressure to get home for the holidays and might be able to break that stalemate over border wall money. but it's not clear what kind of compromise democrats and republicans will be able to find on that. the president wants $5 billion for his wall. congress has allocated $1.6 billion. democrats are pointing the finger at president trump with chuck schumer saying the government shouldn't close because of what he calls a trump temper tantrum. but mitch mcconnell seems more optimistic telling a "wall street journal" panel overnight he doesn't think it'll get to the point of a shutdown. keep in mind, if it does happen later this month, it is a partial shutdown. but it would affect the department of homeland security and the interior department
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which keechs national parks and monuments open. >> but a lot of people might be wondering they remember back to the campaign the president saying mexico is going to pay for this wall. why is it congress is fighting over how much funding, $5 billion the president wants for his wall, if mexico was supposed to pay for it? >> reporter: because mexico is not going to pay for it is the bottom line answer. the president said since the summer mexico will be paying for this ultimately. but that is simply not the case. there's a new mexican president now that's been inaugurated. mexico has repeatedly reiterated it's not ponying up the money for the wall. that's up to the taxpayers to do it for the president. >> hallie jackson at the white house for us, thank you. also this morning, the mystery surrounding the death of a top u.s. admiral overseeing naval forces in the middle east is deepening. kelly cobiella joining us with the latest on that story. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, hoda. navy investigators are now
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looking into this. along with the government in bahrain. a lot of unanswered questions. how did the u.s. navy's top admiral in the middle east die and why? this morning the u.s. navy is searching for answers after 58-year-old vice admiral scott sterny was found dead at his residence in bahrain. >> he was a decorated naval warrior. he was a devoted husband and father. and he was a good friend to all of us. >> reporter: his death an apparent suicide is under investigation, but no other details have been released. >> at this time, no foul play is suspected. >> reporter: the highly decorated three star admiral who commanded the navy's critical fifth fleet since may, a demanding job overseeing u.s. warships in the middle east helping to strike against isis and the taliban. also keeping iran in check and protecting u.s. shipping routes in dangerous waters. >> really rough seas.
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it's really hard work. >> reporter: his distinguished career began after the chicago native graduated from notre dame joining the navy in 1982. he received top gun training to fly f-18 super hornets making more than a thousand aircraft carrier landings. his death now sounding a new alarm on mental health treatment in the military. >> there's a great stigma. particularly if a senior officer is going to seek medical help. so it's a personal tragedy for the navy and for his family. >> reporter: friends, family, and colleagues mourning the sudden passing of this high ranking warrior. and sterny was married with two sons. one of them reportedly in the navy. family and colleagues said to be devastated by his death. a private memorial is being planned on the naval base in bahrain. hoda? >> all right, kelly cobiella. thank you. craig joins the table with another story we're following. >> some major developments this morning in the story we've been
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watching closely here. french prime minister edward philippe suspending the fuel tax that sent paris into chaos last weekend. people were hurt and arrested during their worst urban riot in years. the fuel tax will be suspended for several months. now back to savannah in washington. >> thank you. meantime, nasa and the russian space agency are celebrating the successful launch of a manned mission to the space station. this just two months after a close call on another rocket. that mission had to abort just moments after takeoff. tom costello's got the story this morning. >> reporter: good morning. this time three astronauts successfully blasted off in that russian rocket without incident. a lot of people were very nervous watching this launch. it was just in october that we had that malfunction on the russian rocket. that caused an abort on the edge
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of space. an american and a russian astronaut falling back to earth, parachuting back to earth. thankfully they survived. >> and liftoff. >> reporter: turns out the second time was the charm for an aborted mission headed for the international space station. nasa's ann mcclain along with astronauts from canada and russia docking monday at 2:40 p.m. while the station was flying over the southern coast of yemen. >> being united with the expedition 57 crew. >> reporter: they were the first crew sent to the station since a launch was aborted in october after the booster rocket failed to separate properly. >> it didn't go quite right. it seems to be a little bit of an understatement. >> reporter: an american and russian were luckily to be alive after the rocket failed just two minutes into flight. the spaceship going into automatic abort. the astronauts endured heavy g's plunging back to earth.
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i spoke to nick caig after that flight. >> the first two minutes were great. everything was nominal. it was after the first staging when the booster started to separate inside. it went from normal to something was wrong pretty quick. >> reporter: with october's rocket failure on the minds of ma, nasa now breathing a sigh of relief after a flawless launch monday. the new team will spend more than six months doing research and experiments in biology, earth science, physical sciences, and technology. russian investigators have now traced the october rocket booster failure to a bad sensor which signalled the rocket to separate. the new astronauts will replace the crew on the station who had been there since june. and american nick caig will get his second chance to go back into space in february. >> all right. exciting stuff, tom. thank you. now we send it back to new york. >> all right. thank you. a new warning this morning for the millions of dog owners in
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this country. the food and drug administration says several popular brands of dog food have 70 times the safe level of vitamin d. the fda says the vitamin is an essential nutrient for dogs, but excessive amounts can cause some serious health problems like kidney failure or even death. the makers of at least 11 different brands of dog foods are recalling their products. find the full list of the brands in question on our website today.com. all right. let's bring in mr. roker, check of the weather. >> i can't check now. i want to see if pepper's going to -- okay. we'll wait in a minute at the local. take a quick look. show you what's happening out there. december chill throughout much of the southeast. snow showers around the great lakes. coastal rain moving into the pacific northwest. i should say into northern california. pacific northwest looking nice with plenty of sunshine. we're going to get to your local forecast and my check of those pet foods in the next 30 seconds. (burke) parking splat. and we covered it.
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talk to farmers. we know a thing or two because we've seen a thing or two. ♪ we are farmers. bum-pa-dum, bum-bum-bum-bum ♪ good morning. i'm kari hall. we are seeing cloudy skies, with scattered showers going into the afternoon. as we check out our inland areas, we'll be in the upper 50s today. most of the rain starts to spread across the bay area in time for the evening commute. we'll still have rain during the early morning hours tomorrow, and then some dry weather for thursday, friday and saturday. saturday looking like the best day to get outside with low 60s. another round of rain moving in on sunday. >> and that's your latest
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weather. hoda? >> thanks, al. coming up, a missing tourist mystery. new details overnight in the search for a florida woman who vanished during a birthday trip to costa rica. and a curb side challenge -- the new service that stores offer when you order online and pick hey, batter, batter, batter, batter. [ crowd cheers ] like everyone, i lead a busy life. but i know the importance of having time to do what you love. at comcast we know our customers' time is valuable. that's why we have 2-hour appointment windows, including nights and weekends.
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good morning. 7:26. i'm marcus washington. san jose leaders are expected to vote on a plan that may eventually transform san jose. they may sell the san how so i google campus. it's said to have wide support. not everyone is on board. homeless and housing advocates are raising questions about the potential impact. there's a public comment session ahead of that vote. it all begins at 1:00 at city hall. a look outside for the weather. >> it starts out cool and we're starting to see the clouds moving in, about you we'll see
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rain by the afternoon commute. we are getting off to a look at that commute looking pretty about as storm ranger is showing nothing but clouds. you don't want to forget the umbrella. this storm system will move closer to the coast, bringing us rain by early afternoon. wee see a lot of the downpours by 2:00 to 3:00. into the evening commute, widespread rain. by early tomorrow morning, still in rain chances as scattered showers move through. we'll be tracking that. let's head over to mike for an update on the commute. >> it's a pretty good drive. 60 into walnut creek, not unusual for a tuesday. here's north 101 really jamming up. reports of smoke from alongside the freeway. we're checking that out. also a drab on the southbound side. that's starting to recover, though.
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they all come through the same part of san lo say, they are slowing in the northbound direction. back to you. thanks, we'll have more in an hour.
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we're back, now, at 7:30, tuesday morning, the 4th of december, 2018. that is the scene on capitol hill this morning, as americans are lining up all night to pay their respects to former president george h.w. bush, lying in state at the u.s. capitol until tomorrow morning. we're going to have more from washington just ahead. but now, we'll send it back to you guys in new york. >> savannah, thank you. we're going to start this half hour with a check of today's other headlines. there's word of a possible deal to avoid another possible shutdown. the house and senate plan to vote this week to push friday's deadline back two weeks.
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if it passes, it will keep the government open until december 21st. president trump was set to meet with government leaders to talk about government funding. they have delayed the talks until next week because of the death and upcoming funeral of president bush. a small plane crashed into a building in florida. you can see the plane skid across the pavement. it slams into a building and bursts into flames. the building houses a therapy center for kids with autism. thankfully nobody was hurt in that crash. but two people in the plane were killed. the cause of the crash is still under investigation. an elderly man is recovered this morning after being attacked by an alligator at a retirement community in florida. officials say the gator bit the 85-year-old man on the foot. shortly after the attack, trappers pulled the animal out of a pond and hauled it away. they found one of the man's shoes still in the gator's mouth. the man was rushed to the hospital. he is expected to be okay.
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also this morning, there's a troubling twist in the mysterious disappearance of a florida woman who vanished during a birthday trip to costa reek is ri rica. >> reporter: it is a mystery as we speak. costa rican authorities say they found a body under the ground at the airbnb. her father and brother have flown to costa rica to search for her. they hope to find her alive. >> welcome me for my birthday. >> reporter: this morning, her family is desperate to find her. it's been a week since they last heard from her. >> we believe she has been kidnapped. >> reporter: she and her sister-in-law, april burton, jetted down to costa rica, for a quick girls' getaway, to celebrate carla's birthday. >> second day. hot springs. >> reporter: the pair documenting their adventures, relaxing in robes, exploring my
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mopeds, taking in the sights. april flew home on tuesday. but carla planned to stay one more day and return to miami wednesday on her birthday. she checked into an airbnb just outside the capital of san jose. that night, texting with friends, saying, it was raining hard and the lights had gone out. writing, super sketchy. it's the last time they heard from her, which her brother says raised red flags. >> she is a person who is always into social media. very communicative. this is why this is so strange. >> reporter: in what could be a tragic turn, on monday, costa rican investigators found a body outside the airbnb unit she was renting. authorities say it was the body of a woman but they can't say if it's carla until there's an autopsy. authorities also found what they believe could be blood in the room where she was staying.
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her family, in disbelief, but not giving up hope. >> we heard that a body was found. however, we stay optimistic that it's not my sister. we haven't got any confirmation from the authorities. >> so, morgan, is the airbnb cooperating with authorities on this investigation? >> well, the attorney that's representing that property says they are cooperating with the investigation thoroughly. they hope when all of the facts are known, that perpetrator will be brought to justice. meanwhile, the owners have temporarily closed that airbnb for vacation rentals. >> thank you so much. let's switch gears on this tuesday morning and get a check of the forecast. how are we looking? >> we're looking at cold weather from coast-to-coast. a widespread chill. temperatures that are anywhere from 5 to 15 degrees below average.
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chicago 3, chicago, 31. albany, 32. cold air and high pressure moves into into wednesday. here in the southeast, all the way into the mid-atlantic, below average temperatures. minneapolis is 16. denver, 39. indianapolis, 31. new york city stays in the mid-30s and bottoms out at 35 good morning. i'm meteorologist kari hall. as we take it hour by hour going through the afternoon, we will start to see rain moving in. it becomes more widespread for the evening commute. we could also have some gusty winds tonight, and expecting more scattered showers through tonight and early tomorrow morning, but rain chances will go down as we go throughout the day tomorrow. our seven-day forecast shows sunshine by the end of the week, as the temperatures warm to the low 60s by saturday. >> and that's your latest weather. hoda? >> al, thank you. still ahead, the special
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bond between president bush and his service dog, sully, and his faithful companion's next mission. and up next, hoda's night at the cher show. >> excuse me. >> i'm going to get the story behind this selfie. that's hoda and kim kardashian. and our holiday gift guide. 50 ideas to cover every person on your list. first, we're testing out ways to save you time. >> good morning. i'm jeff rossen. target and walmart are offering same-day curb-side pickup service. you don't have to leave the car. they'll bring it right to you. does it really work? does it really work? an
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we're back with our special "rossen reports" series, consumer confidence. this morning, a new way to get your groceries every week and save time doing it. >> jeff rossen putting the services to the test. jeff, good morning. >> reporter: good morning to you. for many of us, the worst part about grocery shopping is grocery shopping, wasting all that time in the store. this could be a better option. same-day curbside pickup for all the stuff you need. from groceries to household supplies. target and walmart going all-in, expanding the service to even more cities. you order online and pick it up when it's ready. can't go wrong, right? you don't have to leave your car. this morning, we're trying it out, ordering from target and walmart to see who gets it done first. before you buy anything, check this out. they make it seem easy in the
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ads. aisles, just drive up and you're out of there. does it actually work? this is my producer, lindsay. >> hello. >> reporter: we're going to do some shopping today. i'm using the target app to sign up for the drive-up curbside pickup service. you're doing the same thing for another store. >> i'm doing it for walmart. and walmart's service is called pickup, which is the same thing as drive-up, but they call it pickup. >> reporter: we're going to order the same items and we're going to look for a couple things, who does it faster and who gets it right. we fill up with the same items. coca-cola, 12-pack. >> got it. >> reporter: horizon, 36 fluid answers. to snacks. >> in my cart. >> reporter: to household supplies. >> viva vantage paper towels,
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six big rolls. >> in my cart. >> reporter: time to check out. target says one to two hours. >> walmart wants you to reserve a pickup time, and the earliest one is not four to five hours from now. >> reporter: target is tone to two hours and walmart is four to five hours. and the prices are different, too. target is 212.22. walmart is almost $14 cheaper for the same stuff. let's order in three, two, one. see what happens. target and walmart both say they will notify you when your order is ready. so, i wait. and wait. okay. it's been more than two hours. and still, no e-mail from target saying the order is ready and nothing on the app, either. more waiting and waiting. it's been four hours. this is crazy. >> reporter: meanwhile, lindsay is having trouble with her
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order, too. >> just got a notification from walmart saying, your order is delayed. we'll e-mail you when it's time for pickup. >> reporter: she waits, too. >> just got the notification that my order is ready. it's 40 minutes late, but i'm going to check in on the app so they know i'm on my way. on the app, i can let them know i'm here. i can tell them what parking spot i'm in and what color car i'm in so they know how to find me. now, i wait. >> reporter: an employee comes out with her order and loads it in the trunk of her car. >> that's all. >> thank you. >> reporter: lindsay never had to get out. but did walmart get her order right? >> i know i'm missing one thing that was out of stock. and it seems like they substituted a few things. like the oreos, i asked for regular and they gave me the double stuffed. i'm okay with that. >> reporter: okay. but i'm still waiting. after eight hours, no notice from target that my order is
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ready. so, i call the store. i placed an order for drive-up service about eight hours ago. and i never got a notice that the order is ready. jeff rossen. the order is ready? he said, i should have an option to tell them i arrive. i don't have an option to get there. i have to do it as a store pick-up? that's not what i wanted? that's right. the drive-up service didn't work. i'm at target, getting out of my car to pick up my stuff. and it's raining out. i pick up my order the old-fashioned way. target telling nbc news, it strives to deliver exceptional service for our guests and we're always sorry to hear when we come up short. adding, drive up is our highest rated service for our guests. walmart says the service gets rave reviews. adding, the service you received isn't one that we want someone to have, but it's not indicative
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of the overall program. in the end, both stores still have kinks. but walmart wins. now, target did get my order right, except for one item they shipped to me. by the way, we tried the drive-up service again at a different target location. it did work that time. it seems hit or miss. bottom line, if you use the service at either store, you might want to leave some extra time. happy holidays. >> they don't add the time you take to pick out all of the stuff. >> you like to touch the produce? >> i like to pick the steak i want. i like that. >> all right. >> i like the app. i use a different one. but sometimes when they don't have the item and they decide to swap it out, it's never the swapout that i want. >> for the staples, it's great. just ahead, president bush's canine companion, their heartwarming bond and what's heartwarming bond and what's
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good morning. it's 6 a 56. it's a cloudy start, and so far no rain. as we look at christmas in the park in downtown san jose we'll see some rain arriving by early afternoon as the storm system brings in more clouds and wet weather into the afternoon. we're going to start to see the rain moving into the peninsula
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by about 2:00 to 3:00. much of the bay area will be covered by rain. we're looking alternate off and on heavy downpours through the night, then more scattered showers into early tomorrow morning. we'll see activity tapering off. we're looking at some cool temperatures only reaching into the upper 50s. breezy winds, and saturday looks really nice with a high of 62. let's get an update on the commute. >> kari, i'm concerned because there's a crash reported near west 92 involving a motorcycle. so i'm watching for updates. it's really smooth, with no effect on the san mateo commute, the dumbarton bridge seems to be really jammed up. the south bay 87, 85 and 101 all flowing north, and north 101
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recovering from the earlier crash. happening now, authorities in the north bay combing for clues following a deadly shooting. police say someone shot and killed a man in his car near a popular san rafael park. witnesses describe someone running from the scene. look for that story on our home page. and san jose leaders are expect to weigh big changes for the future of downtown. they're voting on a deal to allow google for a chance to launch a massive expansion in and around the station. more news for you in 30 minutes. n
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it's 8:00 on "today," coming up, lying in state. the bush family fighting back tears after an emotional ceremony in the u.s. capitol rotunda. president trump and the first lady, among the thousands paying their respects. >> president bush never lost his love of adventure. and he never failed to answer the call to serve his country. >> savannah is live in washington with the very latest, including a closer look at the service dog that helped the president in his final months. plus, no laughing matter. "snl" star, pete davidson, opens up about becoming a victim of online bullying after his
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breakup with ariana grande. this morning, his powerful message. and hugh, the man. >> ladies and gents, this is the moment you've waited for. >> the greatest showman himself, hugh jackman, is taking over our plaza for a live concert, as he gets ready to take the world by storm. today, december 4th, 2018. ♪ >> from "xmen" to showman, here for hugh jackson. >> drove seven hours to be here. >> today. >> "today" is -- >> the greatest show. ♪ >> from spartanburg, south carolina. >> dallas, texas. >> montana. >> and san francisco, california. >> all i want for christmas is -- >> hugh.
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>> welcome to the split edition of "today" this morning. they were lined up at 4:30 for hugh jackman. and to think we're having a concert live on the plaza in december is remarkable. >> listening to him warm up. fans are not going to be disappointed. we'll get to that in a moment. we start this half hour with savannah down in washington. hey, savannah. >> hi, guys. good morning again. let's get right to your news at 8:00. former president george h.w. bush is lying in state in the capitol rotunda, where americans are joining leaders and family members are paying respects. peter alexander this morning. good morning. >> reporter: good morning to you. george herbert walker bush is being remembered as a great man and a gentle soul. late monday, the president and first lady arriving at the capitol to pay their respects. the president saluting the flag-draped casket.
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melania trump placing her hand over her heart. and new this morning, the british royal family announced the prince of wales, prince charles, will attend tomorrow's national cathedral state funeral. he will be representing her majesty, the queen. 41, a war hero, turned world leader, the last of the greatest generation to occupy the oval office. one of the reasons why so many are expected to file past his casket of the day. among them, sully, the yellow lab service dog that will make one last trip to see the man that he served for the last six months. the trump white house has extended an invitation to stay at the official residence here in washington, what is called blair house, while they're here for this week's ceremonies. sources familiar with the plans say they hope to visit with the bush family privately today. hoda? >> all right, peter. thank you. another major story we're following is the powerful storm that's bringing snow and sleet and rain to a lot of the
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country, on top of plunging temperatures. al has this one covered. hey, al. >> good morning. we're looking at wet weather making its way into parts of california, where we'll see 1 to 3 inches of rain over the next several days. this storm moves into texas. cold air moving in from the north. warm, moist air from the south. we have snow stretching into oklahoma. heavy rain and freezing rain over texas. saturday, the system moves into the east, over the gulf, bringing snow from oklahoma into missouri. we're looking at wet weather making its way through the southeast. and along the mid-atlantic coast, look for snow making its way through the appalachians. we are going to look through wintry weather from texas into parts of missouri. the carolinas could see significant snow out of there. over the weekend, washington isn't out of the woods in this system, either. and then, we're looking for severe weather throughout much of texas on friday. we have the possibility of tornadoes. heavy rain will be stretching from texas all the way into the mid-atlantic and the gulf coast,
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as well. guys? >> al, we'll come back to you in a bit. house and senate leaders have reached a deal to keep the federal government funded for two weeks beyond friday's shutdown deadline. negotiations over money for president trump's border wall were postponed because of memorials and tributes for former president bush. the delay means that we could now see a budget showdown on the friday before christmas. children who had their lives disrupted by the massive wildfire in paradise, california, have taken a major step towards recovery. they return to school monday for the first time in nearly a month. many are in unfamiliar buildings with new classmates because so many of the schools were damaged or destroyed. counselors were on-hand to help those who are still overwhelmed by the stress in the past few weeks. seeing old friends and teachers put a lot of smiles on a lot of faces. >> that could have been your "morning boost."
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could have. but we have this one. doctors in france are talking about the healing power of a horse. he has a special ability to comfort sick people. twice a month, his handler takes him inside a hospital to visit patients, even those in serious conditions say their spirits are lifted when he walks in the room. and some patients who can no longer speak seem to be able to communicate with that horse in their own, silent way. we hear about dogs and things. >> animals have that power. sully. sully is another animal who had that power. we're going to take an inside look at president bush's service dog and what's next for him. and in the wake of his split with ariana grande, how pete davidson is taking a stand and fighting back against cyber bullies. first, these messages. t, th.
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we're back, now, with the iconic image that's touched so many people since the passing of president bush. his service dog, sully, keeping watch over his flag-draped
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casket. >> that's such a powerful image. savannah, you have more on their bond. and a lot of folks asking, what's next for sully? >> so many people are taken with sully. he was assigned to president bush in june. while their time was short, sully quickly became a beloved part of the family. few things compare to the loyalty of a dog. the unconditional love, tenderness and companionship is second to none. george w.h. bush had sully, his service dog of six months, was faithful until the very end, laying beside bush's casket in this touching photo seen by millions. >> sully was just sitting at rest and performing, really, the last service, by keeping president bush company on that last night in houston. >> reporter: sully and the former president, together, shared a life of service. bush, a former navy pilot, who was shot down over the pacific in 1944. and sully, a service dog with america's vet dogs, which places dogs with veterans.
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>> the former president took his leave of the world in the company of a faithful dog, who will go on, as his master did, and continue to serve. >> reporter: sully's name was inspired by another man dedicated to service, sully sullenberger, the pilot who famously landed his disabled plane in 2009, saving the lives of 155 people in what's known as the miracle on the hudson. and sully, the dog, has lived up to his name. >> the dogs get very dedicated and loyal to the person they spend 24/7 with. >> will it be sunny? >> reporter: we see it every day with sunny, our own puppy with a purpose, who is training to be a guide dog for the blind. as with president bush's dog, sully helped the president with everyday tasks. >> sully was trained to help bush open doors. he was trained to summon for help in an emergency-type situation.
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and he was trained to retrieve dropped items, which is helpful when you're a wheelchair user. >> shake. >> reporter: the training camp is on new york's long island. dogs are trained and placed with veterans free of charge. sully will return there for the holidays. and then, he will go to walter reed where he will help veterans and active personnel with their injuries. as much as our family is going to miss this dog, we're comforted to know that he'll bring the same comfort to his new home, walter reed, that he brought to 41. >> we're happy that sully will continue a life of service and continue to make a difference in people's live. >> reporter: two lives, intertwined, with a common thread, a commitment to service. a lot of people are wondering about sully and what will happen to him. now you know. he is going to make a visit and pay his respects at the capitol rotunda. at some point, we're expecting
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that. just a reminder of the dogs that work so hard and mean so much to the families. >> absolutely, thank you. >> we'll see you tomorrow, savannah. mr. roker, you have a check of the weather? >> that's right. take a look across the rest of the country for today. we have snowshowers, making its way through the eastern great lakes. and december chill, in the southeast, that first area of cold air setting in. coastal rain along the northern california coastline. plenty of sunshine in the pacific northwest. sunny but on the cooler side, down through the gulf coast. that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck of the wood. >> good morning, i'm kari hall. we'll start to see that rain moving in mostly for the afternoon hours as we track the system moving closer to the coast of the bay area. as we go hour by hour, we start to see some of those downpours arriving for the peninsula to the south bay by about 2:00 this afternoon and then becoming more widespread at about 4:00 today. there will be some gusty winds, some heavy downpours and
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scattered showers through early tomorrow morning. rain will taper off for tomorrow afternoon. highs only reaching into the mid-50s.forget, if you're heading out the door, you can take a listen on "today" show radio on sirius/xm 108. >> thanks. "saturday night live's" pete davidson is shining a light on if bre his breakup with ariana grande. >> pete davidson was in the public eye because he's on "snl." but he was thrust into the spotlight because of his whirlwind romance with pop star ariana grande. their engagement ended. but davidson said bullying has not stopped. and now, he's speaking out with a message. it was a high-profile, high-speed relationship. pete davidson and ariana grande got engaged just weeks after they start eed dating, a topic comedy on "saturday night live." >> she's the number one pop star
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in the world and i'm the guy from "snl" that everyone thinks is in need of more blood. >> reporter: weeks later when the couple split, a different tone. >> i know some of you are curious about the breakup. but the truth is, it's nobody's business. and sometimes things just don't work out. and that's okay. >> reporter: now, the comedian reveals he is getting bullied online and in public, for the past nine months since the relationship started. he took to instagram writing, i'm trying to understand how when something happens to a guy, the whole entire world just trashes him without any facts or frame of reference. he adds, i've spoken about borderline personality disorder and being suicidal publicly, only in the hopes that it will help bring awareness, and help kids like myself who don't want to be on this earth. >> i was recently diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, a form of depression. >> reporter: davidson has spoken candidly about his mental health struggles, including this year on "the howard stern show." >> everything feels so extreme,
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dude. it's the most extreme or the least extreme. >> are you worried about in a relationship with a woman, your extreme mood could destroy the relationship? that you're too much to handle? >> i was until i met her. >> reporter: grande references their relationship, in her new song, "thank you next." ♪ for pete i'm so thankful ♪ >> reporter: in the video, she seems to apologize for the relationship, adding, i live you always. grande's manager came to davidson's defense last week, posting, no one has hate for this guy. and he is a stand-up guy. still, davidson says he has faced an onslaught of cruel comments from the public. he writes, no matter how hard the internet or anyone tries to make me kill myself, i won't. i'm upset i even have to say this. to all those holding me down and seeing this for what it is, i see you and i love you. >> when you think about that, joe, davidson has been very vocal, like you said, talking on howard stern and talking right now about it. >> yeah.
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online bullying, too, over the summer, during his relationship with grande, he said he took a break from instagram and delet d ed many of his posts. he said the internet is an evil place and didn't make him feel good. we want to remind anyone who is struggling with suicidal thoughts, there are resources available, including the national suicide prevention lifeline. >> thank you, joe. sheinelle jones is in for carson daly this morning. >> i like where we're starting. first up, hoda. we have a special surprise for you this morning. we have the first look at her second book. it's called "you are my happy." here to present you with the first copy -- >> what? >> -- our good friend, hugh jackman. >> is this the real thing? >> look at that. >> oh. >> i did it myself. the whole thing. >> the book just took on a new meaning. hugh jackman, thank you. >> tell us about the inspiration behind this. >> i mean, we all have children.
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so, that's exactly what this is about. before i would go to sleep at night, i didn't know what i was happy about. i liked my life. now, i realize, and you know from your children, too, you get it now. the world has weirdly snapped into focus for me. and it's all about her. >> it's true. i am so happy for you. this is going to be the biggest book yet. >> i love it. >> i came straight from your publishers. >> it's still wet. >> congratulations to you. >> you stay right there. i want to talk to you, too. >> i'm in. >> "you are my happy" doesn't come out until march 5th. leave me alone, al. you can preorder a copy today. today.com for information. last night was the opening night for "the cher show" on broadway. it focuses on her life and career. many of the stars came out for its debut, including kanye and
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kim ckardashian-west. kanye was sent out for behavior. if you look up from your cell phone, you'll see we're doing a show up here. it's opening night. kind of a big deal for us. thanks so much. but kanye replied, saying the dynamics of cher and sonny's relationship, make kim and i grab each other's hand and sing "i got you, babe." please pardon my lack of etiquette. >> that was a classy answer. >> you were there last night. >> they were sitting right there, like kim and kanye. i didn't notice kanye on his phone at all. but you've been on broadway. i wondered, is it weird? i see people on their phones. you notice all that stuff when you're on stage? >> oh, yeah. >> does it bug you? >> i remember doing a show, "the boy from oz." and there was a game seven here with the yankees. i'm playing peter allen, very flamboyant. and there's one part of the show
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where i say, i know what you're thinking. and i said, i know what you're thinking. what's the score on the baseball? and literally -- about 500 guys all looked -- they had been dragged there by their waives, ran offstage to find out the score. i said, what's the score? and they're like, what? i ran and got the score. >> everybody wants to know, did kim say anything to you? you snapped that selfie with her. >> she went to see cher. she says that cher is one of her idols. she is half-armenian and cher is. they connected and exchanged phone numbers. they're huge superfans. >> everyone is watching. >> she was on the stage at the end. >> was it a concert? >> she got up at stage on the end. look at her. she's the one in black. it was an amazing show. >> i'm so happy for them. >> it was amazing. >> that's good stuff. >> that's my friend. >> joanne. >> clearly having a good time. >> it was funnel.
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>> not too bad. we have two more things. >> okay. >> up next, priyanka chopra and nick jonas got married over the weekend. "people" has a look at their beautiful western ceremonies. they had a western service and a hindu service on saturday. we took beautiful traditions and personalized them in a way that made sense for us. look at the pictures, for the western ceremony, the bride wore a ralph lauren gown. she was walked down the aisle by her mother. she looked stunning. if you want to see more of nick and priyanka's wedding, go to peopletv.com and download the app. the new edition of "people" hits newsstands on friday. >> has the train gotten there yet? >> exactly. while we have you here, my friend, listen to this. ryan reynolds paid ellen
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degeneres a visit. and ellen asked about the rivalry between you and him. you troll each other on social media. let's see what ryan reynolds had to say about it. >> you're friends with hugh jackman. and it seems like, do you have a rivalry? why wouldn't he not -- would he be in "deadpool"? >> i would love him to. i would love to do a deadpool/wolverine mashup. he's on this change, kick, ball change. i can't seem to bring him in from the violence. i'm bringing him in. i am trying. i call him every other day. every other, other day he takes the kaucall. it's not a rivalry. it's war. >> we've gone to a new level. i'll take on the war. we do speak every other day. and he always says he, you know, he's calling me about "deadpool." it's not. he calls me every other day,
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wanting to be in my one-man show, singing and dancing as "deadpool." i don't any you can sing and dance unless you can. that's a challenge. i'm laying out the challenge. >> for the record, we're team hugh. >> ah. >> of course. who isn't? >> i should say, this episode of "ellen" airs later today. be sure to check your local listings when to tune in. and hugh is going to perform for us coming up. >> i will. my deb is tim ryan. i love it. a little boy named cam worked up the courage to try the zip line at his gym. but he forgot one important final step. >> oh, no. >> oh, my goodness. >> here's the thing, he's totally fine. it looks worse than it is. after it was over, he begged his mom to do it again. and he's been doing it ever
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since. he's fine. he's totally fine. >> do you know anything about my history -- >> what happened? >> i did a zip line from the opera house on the stage and it went wrong. and i banged in after 150 feet. i just got ptsd. >> i forgot about that. >> i'm telling the kid, just let it go. don't go again. >> you turned out okay and so did he. >> kudos to that kid for getting back up. >> now, apparently, he loves it. >> ryan reynolds would have done that okay. >> that was an action-packed "pop start" by the way. hugh jackman, a new book dropped. man. >> they cut away from it. there we go. don't cut away. the publishers will kill me. coming up, our biggest holiday gift guide ever. we have 50 ideas that you haven't even thought of yet. plus, hugh, a live performance to preview his i )m
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san jose leaders are expected to vote today on a a very good morning. it's 8:26. i'm laura garcia. voting today on a plan that may eventually reform downtown. considering a deal to sell google $111 million worth of land for a massive campus. the plan is more than a year in the making and it's said to have wide support, but not everyone's on board. homeless and housing advocates are raising questions about the potential impact. there's a potential comment section scheduled ahead of the vote. it all gets under way at 1:00 at city hall. let's check the commute. >> easier than a typical tuesday but you see behind me, still slowing for those fast track lanes and cash lanes off to the
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right as you head to the bay bridge toll plaza. show down the east shore freeway. not as bad. golden gate field. this is a tougher drive. down to diablo range and also west 24 over toward the cut. easier drive for most of the folks in the east bay. 880, we covered the slowing. now northbound through the silicon valley pushed north through san jose and cupertino, 280 really jammed up. 85 continues with the slowing past winchester. 87 and 101 start to smooth out. >> another update in half an hour, see you then. sfx: tinny headphone music
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okay. hey, everybody. >> there it is. 8:30, tuesday morning, december 4th, 2018. chilly morning here in new york. but we've got a big crowd, nonetheless, because the greatest showman himself, hugh jackman, is here. >> this is, by the way, we're having a concert in december. >> yes. >> let's do it. >> this is for you, baby. >> i love singing at freezing temperatures. it is my favorite. >> should we do a "crowd
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moment"? i have the perfect "crowd moment" i think. oh. >> he's 3. >> how old are you, sutton? apparently sutton dresses up like p.t. barnum how often? >> pretty much every day. >> i know the feeling. >> oh, my gosh. >> would you like to meet mr. jackman? >> should i come down there? >> can you come down? >> how about the greatest showman meet the littlest showman. sutton from phoenix. >> it's my mini-me. i get, it's a lot to deal with. poor thing. >> it is a lot. >> lovely to meet you. i feel like that a lot of days. >> oh, he's shy. >> oates all right. it's a lot to take in. >> it happens a lot around this age. poor thing. it's okay. don't show him the videos when he's older.
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>> we have a guy on our plaza that happens to be your second-biggest fan and is related to that little one right there. >> nice to meet you. >> that's so sweet. >> go in. go in. yay. >> thank you so much. >> lovely to meet you. >> sutton, good to see you. >> we love you, sutton. >> we're negotiating for the sequel. and that's good. that's a smart move. don't give it to them all now. coming up, we'll have holiday gifts of all kinds. it's your ultimate guide. we have 50 ideas for a bunch of your friends. i love that. >> you just spin around this way. plus, 'tis the season to get sick. but dr. oz says you can fight colds with superfoods to boost your immune system. what you need to eat to have a happy and healthy holiday. on the third hour of "today," we look at the breakthrough women of 2018, including a pop sensation who has a huge following.
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and hugh jackman will be performing another song from "les mis" on the third hour. can we get another check of the weather? >> absolutely. starting off, we have a necessadecember chill in the southeast. coastal rain in california. it will be warmer throughout much of the country. as far as precipitation is concerned, that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning. i'm meteorologist kari hall. as we get a live look outside in san francisco. mostly cloudy. we will see more clouds throughout the day as this system approaches and brings us rain for the afternoon. we will see this coming in several waves with potential downpours especially for the evening commute. it's going to be pretty widespread going into tonight with gusty winds by early tomorrow morning. still some heavy rain but it does taper off for tomorrow
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afternoon and we're looking at drier weather by the weekend. >> are you ready for hugh jackman? >> yeah. i can't wait. >> where did you come in from? >> i live in london. >> i think you get the ticket from farthest away. we appreciate that. and you're turning 17 today? >> yes, sir. >> we're staging this concert just for you. >> totally, yes. exactly. >> let's go back inside. >> thank you, al. now, to our biggest holiday gift guide ever. if you are searching for ideas, we have you covered. and we're going to keep the festive gift giving on facebook. this is quite the production. this is our pal, loribu bergamotto. a lot of people are about to get started right now. >> these are the hottest gifts. this is our number one gift here. it is the google home hub. it's $149. this does everything for you. it can tell you the weather. it can access tv shows.
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up here, you can see -- is it on there? there we go. it can give you recipes. you can sing along with it. there's nothing it can't do. it's like an assistant for you. >> what are these? >> this is like -- >> weighted? >> yes. everyone is talking about these. these weighted blankets. they're $99 from bed, bath & beyond. because they're weighted, it helps you sleep better. >> yes. >> love those. bed, bath & beyond. remember last year, the instapop was all of the rage? >> yes. >> this is insta pot. it cuts calories by 80%. >> i'm a french fry connoisseur. those are delicious. >> good, right? >> okay, miss hoda, do me a favor and flip shethese up for . and who do you see?
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these are from the mermaid pillow company. you can personalize these with anything. your dog, your cat, your kids, your mom. they look adorable. when you don't want to see them, they go back. this is fun and affordable. they're from dmc. they're a little embroidery kit. they're $6. you can pick the pattern, the embroidery hoop, and the thread. $6. really easy. >> is this jammys? >> this is jammies. and i believe we have a family modeling them. >> hi, guys. >> these are the family jammies. these start at $12 at kohl's. >> i cannot handle the cute factor. kylie, rasheed and little layla. a crazy assortment of holiday jammies. really fun for a holiday morning. >> hi. >> what do we have here? >> this is a little llama.
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let's see if this is the one that's on. hi, hoda. >> hi, hoda. >> this is "today" on nbc. >> this is "today" on nbc. >> so fun, right? >> that's adorable. >> $27. this was a good housekeeping best boy award winner. it's rad robots. kids can spy on your and eavesdrop on conversations and use the remote to figure it out. it's really fun. >> these are adorable, these hats. >> this is like the ugly christmas sweater turned l.e.d. light-up hat. we have models for these. there they are. $12. you're going to love this. don't cry, it's so sweet. this is the original memory mitten. basically, you can send in an old sweater, a relative, maybe who passed away, maybe your baby's grown up and you want to save it. they make mittens. >> that's genius. >> the sparkles all over these.
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these start at $65. they're comfy and chic. and they've saved 20 million plastic bottles. the great thing about this, $36, and 50 credibility goes to the charity of your choice. this is fun. it's dolce and gabana but only $15. >> is it pasta? >> it's pasta. but wrapped in dolce & gabanna for $15. what a great hostess gift. say cheese. okay. that's not on. but essentially, this is around $100, really fun. it's like instagram meets real life. >> and the pictures are bigger than the other polaroids. >> if you don't want to buy this, for under $40, you can buy this little printer. you just crank out your digital
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photo. >> lori, sheinelle is here. she's going to keep you going on "today's" facebook page. >> we'll reveal the rest on our ultimate gift guide. you can find everything you found today, including bonus picks on today.com/shop. still to come, dr. oz is going to walk through you the superfoods that you should be eating that may help you fight man's world? maybe for the men. lash volume that speaks volumes. lash blast mascara from covergirl 1 lash blast sold every 2.3 seconds
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this morning on "today food," the doctor is in and his name is dr. mehmet oz. >> he is out with a paperback version of his "new york times" best seller. he is going to teach us how to eat right to fight colds this winter, specifically. always good to have you. >> god bless you.
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the big concept when you're walking into a grocery store, you're walking into a pharmacy. this time of year, when you're worried about the flu and colds, think about it when you're at the airport. you have multiple pllayers of protecti protection. your immune season is tsystem ie same way. i first put here, the vitamins. "a" and "c." vitamin "a", the carrots and leafy greens, is getting your immune system to work harder. vitamin "c" allows your body's barrier function to work better. >> if i'm not a fan of this stuff, if i pop a vitamin, am i okay? you think that's all right? >> it helps a lot. >> you could do the foods first? >> foods are the best way to get your nutrients in general. but most people don't get the right foods. the foods have changed a lot.
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i like multivitamins. i take one personally. but it's hard to prove they change the world. i think most doctors and nurses probably take it themselves, as well. these are about nutrients. the fixes, food can fix it, it faster benefits. ideal proteins. extra produce, vegetables and fruits. "e" is for energizining carbs. "s" is special occasion sugars. that's not real. nutrients work because you have foods with copper in them. ca cash cashews. >> if i say there's a bad guy over there, airport metaphor, if tsa yells, a security guard can come over. this is iron. iron is important for
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proliferation and growth of white blood cells. >> tofu? >> sill silenium. >> why is that? >> we need flame extinguishers to put out the fires that result. brazil nuts are the best source of it. brazil nuts are fantastic when they're fresh and moist. sy zinc works. you want enough zinc. zinc can be in seeds. spinach, as well, and meat has zinc in it. >> you get those things when you go to the pharmacy and you see the zinc tablets that you pop when you have a cold. >> you love mushrooms. >> they have beta glucans.
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garlic is a natural killer. people think, they don't get too close to you. that way, you stay better. you can put both in an omelet in the morning. you can enjoy it after the segment. garlic reduces symptoms. chicken soup. if the ancient solutions -- taste these, if you don't mind. they work for a couple of reasons. this is a big message in "food can fix it," it's how you take it. it has moisture, aromatherapy, the smell. it turns on your body. >> why chicken noodle soup? >> it turns on immune cells to talk to each other. and you can put vegetables in it. and the aroma is beneficial and the hydration. you can hydrate yourself. let me finish. tea, honey group. cold grapes work. honey, and tea works because it moistens your throat. and the best solution of all -- salt and water, gargle a couple
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of times a day. it reduces illness incidents. >> all right. >> dr. oz, thank you. we always learn something when you're here. thank you so much. you can catch his show weekdays. check your local listings. >> spit it out. >> on more on "food can fix it," go to today.com/shop. coming up, hugh jackman is coming up, hugh jackman is going to perform a huge this is a fight. not to the finish. coming up, hugh jackman is going to perform a huge but to the beginning. a fight that can only be won, if we stand together for one cause.
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the citi concert series on "today," is proudly presented to you by citi. >> one question for you guys. who is ready for hugh jackman? all right. he joined us exclusively last week to announce the launch of his world tour. the man, the music, the show. it kicks off next year.
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and this morning you're going to perform a song for us. >> i'm going to do "the greatest show" from "the greatest showman." it's all for you. particularly eden. she is showman's greatest fan. ♪ whoa ♪ whoa ♪ ladies and gents this is the moment you've waited for ♪ ♪ you've been searching in the dark ♪ ♪ your sweat's soaking through
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the floor ♪ ♪ burying your bones there's a name in a you can't ignore ♪ ♪ taking your breath, stealing your mind ♪ ♪ all that was real is left bemind ♪ ♪ don't fight, it's coming for you, run agent you ♪ ♪ it's only this moment, don't care what comes after ♪ ♪ your fever dream, can't you see it getting closer ♪ ♪ just surrouender because it's getting closer ♪ ♪ the fire, it's freedom, it's flooding open ♪ ♪ it's a preacher in the pulpit and your blind devotion ♪ ♪ there's something breaking at the brick of every wall ♪ ♪ it's holding all that you know so tell me, do you wanna go ♪ ♪ where it's covered in all of the colors lights ♪ ♪ where the runways are running the night ♪ ♪ impossible comes true it's taking over you ♪
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♪ oh, this is the greatest show we light it up ♪ ♪ we don't come down and the sun can't stop us now ♪ ♪ watching it come true, it's taking over you ♪ ♪ oh, this is the greatest show ♪ ♪ colossal we come these renegades in the ring ♪ ♪ it's signing out and you know ♪ ♪ surrender 'cause it's calling and you wanna go ♪ ♪ where it's covered in all of the colors lights ♪ ♪ where the runways are running the night ♪ ♪ impossible comes true ♪ oh, this is the greatest show ♪ ♪ we light it up we won't come down ♪ ♪ and the sun can't stop us now ♪ ♪ watching it come true, it's taking over you ♪ ♪ oh, this is the greatest show it's everything you ever want ♪ ♪ it's everything you ever need
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and it's here in front of you ♪ ♪ this is where you want to be ♪ everything you ever want ♪ it's everything you ever need and it's here right in front of you ♪ ♪ this is where you want to be whe this is where you want to be ♪ ♪ when the runaways are running the night ♪ >> yeah. ♪ it's take over you this is the greatest show ♪ ♪ this is the greatest show [ cheers and applause ] >> hugh jackman. tickets for his world tour are
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on sale this friday. we'll have more with hugh a little later. first, this is "today" on nbc.
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how good do you feel in this moment? >> this is the greatest way to wake up. let me tell you. >> you want a selfie? all right. she wants a selfie. we have to do it. >> i have long arms. >> you getting in? one, two, three. yes. >> everybody. >> by the way, hugh is going to be back in our third hour. the next hour, he's going to perform again. hugh, we love you. have a great time on tour. we'll be there. first, your local news. i )m -
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authorities in marin are asking for your hel a very good morning to you. it is 8:56. i'm laura garcia. authorities asking for help in solving an apparent homicide. officers last night found a man shot and killed behind the we'll of a parked car. they made that discovery in pickle weed park on canal street. witnesses told police a man ran from the scene after shots were fired.
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live from studio 6a, this is "today." good tuesday morning to you. welcome. craig melvin here along with willie and sheinelle, al roker. today in washington, d.c., thousands will line up for the chance to pay their respects to the late george h.w. bush. the former president is lying in state inside the capitol rotunda right now. this, before his funeral tomorrow at the national cathedral. tomorrow has been declared a national day of mourning. word from clarence house, that prince charles is going to come over theon

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