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time news, weather and traffic on the app. >> thanks for watching. "today" show starts right now. good morning. breaking overnight, president trump talking tough on north korea. >> they are behaving in a very, very dangerous manner, and something will have to be done about it. and acknowledging it was the russians who meddled in our election. >> so it was russia, and i think it was probably others also. >> just one day before his first one-on-one with russian president vladimir putin. we're live in warsaw. turn for the worse. representative steve scalise in intensive care three weeks after the congressional baseball practice. the health scare that has him back in serious condition. the friendly skies.
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united airlines under fire again. this time for giving away a child's saet to a stand by customer. the child's mother forced to hold him the entire flight. >> i lost feelings in my legs and left arm. >> less than three months after this ugly incident. >> oh, my god. look what you did to him. >> the airlines forced to apologize again. all that, plus evidence this really could be amelia earhart. george and amal step out with the twins. sheeran madness. the crowdlos and blocks and blocks overpass as music superstar ed sheeran gets set for what could be our biggest concert of the summer thursday july 6th, 2017. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie, live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. and good morning, everybody. welcome to "today" on thursday morning.
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so glad you're with us. all you thousands of people here to see ed sheeran. >> this is an enormous crowd. they have been lining up for about a day now. the line goes down 48th street, down 6th avenue past radio city music hall, through the lincoln tunnel to the jersey shore. that's a bit of an exaggeration but it's a big crowd. >> will treat us to a concert in a few. we have a lot of news to get to first. let's start with breaking news overpass. the president speaking out in poland on day one of his much anticipated trip abroad. the president with some harsh words for russia, north korea and the american press. we've got it all covered with nbc national correspondent peter alexander who is traveling with the president in warsaw, poland. peter, good morning to you. >> reporter: hey, matt and savannah, good morning to you. president trump during a news conference addressing two of his domestic obsessions, fake news and what he says was his big
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electoral win with polish americans. but the real focus is much farther east, north korea. in the wake of that rogue regime's test of intercontinental ballistic missile, the president calling on the international community to show that there are consequences for north korea's dangerous behavior. president trump this morning enjoying a warm welcome at the role castle with poland's president but eyeing the growing crisis with north korea, vowing to take the threat on very strongly. >> the president and i call on all nations to confront this global threat and publicly demonstrate to north korea that there are consequences for their very bad behavior. >> what's the u.s. considering. >> i don't like to talk about what i have planned, but i have some pretty severe things that we're thinking about. that doesn't mean we're going to do them. i don't draw red lines. president obama drew a red line, and i was the one that made it look a little bit better than it was. >> the comments coming after mr.
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trump's tweeting expressing unwillingness of beijing to pressure the regime. so much for china working for us. at an emergency meeting at the u.n. security council ambassador nikki haley warning the u.s. is prepared to act. >> one of our capabilities lies with our considerable military. meanwhile arriving for g-20 later today the president has a full plate, one-on-one with angela merkel and dinner with leaders of japan and south korea that today fired a barrage of missiles off the east coast is part of another military exercise. but the trip's main event will be president trump's first ever face-to-face with vladimir putin. >> we're working with poland in response to russia's actions and destabilizing behavior. >> nbc's hal ex jackson asking repeatedly about moscow's meddling during the election. >> will you once and for all,
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yes or no, definitively say russia interfered in the 2016 election. >> i think it was russia and it could have been other people in other countries. mistakes have been made. i agree, i think it was russia, but i think it was probably other people and/or countries, and i see nothing wrong with that statement. nobody really knows. >> reporter: that's how the news conference ended. white house officials have not said whether president trump will raise the issue of russia's role in the 2016 election during his conversation with vladimir putin tomorrow. back here in warsaw, here is a live picture where the president a short time electric now will be delivering what the white house describes as a major speech in front of the memorial to the warsaw uprising. a rallying cry for western civilization. the president expected to
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address determination. will say in part, the fundamental question of our time is whether the west has the will to survive. savannah, back to you. >> peter alexander starting us off in warsaw. let's turn to nicolle wallace for analysis. let's talk about north korea first. we're going to hear how fraught the options are with michael. in terms of the president's mind-set, we hear this tough talk. is the white house really prepared to take action that presidents before have decided aren't worth the risk. >> looks like the military are counseling him to do so because of how grim and grave the military options are, but the president's messaging seems to have that in mind, in that he's using that as the stick to entice china to eat the carrots. >> let's talk about russia. obviously friday is the big meeting with vladimir putin, who is known as a master manipulator. this guy studies up, he knows his subject. he certainly will know how to press the president's buttons.
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how should the president prepare for this? >> listen, if donald trump's brand is author of "art of the deal" vladimir putin brand is former kgb spy master. this is where the rubber meets the road with everything donald trump thinks he can do to an adversary, vladimir putin has done it and then some. the white house that successfully lowered the bar so low, if it was any lower it would be underground. he's winging it. i don't buy that. obviously they have a plan to exceed expectations, which are less than nothing. the fact he's going into a meeting as a representative of this country that he hasn't affirm he will do what jeremy bash describes as poking a finger in his chest, hey, when it comes to our democracy, i've got this, vlad, is disturbing. hallie jackson's question was meant to manage expectations saying he will take it to russia a little bit.
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the fact he insists on throwing other people in the mix when we know that isn't the case continues to be a disturbing sign this cloud about collusion with russia will hang over him no matter where he stands. >> so many clouds over the world stage, russia, north korea, to say nothing of sis. turn it over to matt. >> what options on the table when it comes to president trump when it comes to north korea. we're joined by terrorism analyst michael leitner. good to see you. let's talk about high this test of icbm was game changing. not so much they fear north koreans will attack us first but will now or soon have the ability to retaliate for actions we take or our allies take. >> that's exactly right, matt. they have had a nuclear weapon since 2006, no attempt to miniaturize it, send it to the homeland. what this shows they have the missile ability to reach.
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that takes options off the table for united states. >> let's talk about the options still on the table. the first one is called a military or surgical strike. what would it look like? what would the targets be? >> this is hard. you can go after mobile missile launchers or other sites in north korea other nuclear facilities. but the problem is they are deeply hidden and we are very vulnerable to counter-attack. >> there are enormous risks associated with any military strike we conduct. >> that's right, win 50 million miles you have koreans, americans, japan, this is really hard. >> this is a bad option at the moment. let's talk about sanctions. we've imposed sanctions for years yet kim jong-un acts badly. high aren't they working? >> 85 to 90% of north korea's trade is with china and china
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hasn't clamped down p until we get china to do that on oil and other critical matters, they probably won't. remember, they have the materials to fight a conventional war and build additional weapons. we've also seen them be aggressive on the cyber front as well in the u.s. and the region. so sanctions keep us vulnerable as well. >> this is why you hear people say these are bad options, sanctions and military strike, so what about diplomacy. why don't we sit down face-to-face with north koreans and talk about these issues. isn't that what kim jong-un is looking for? >> he probably is. we're getting closer and closer to be willing to. i think at this point we can't get into his provocation. on that front we have to make clear we're going to continue this training with the south koreans and show we are one because kim jong-un wants to separate us from south korea. eventually we may simply have to accept we're going to live with nuclear armed korea the same way we are with others. >> face-to-face diplomacy, what
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message does that send to other rogue regions who say, wait a second, if i act badly, i can get face-to-face negotiations. >> absolutely. what we have to do with all diplomacy, happened in hand with south korea and japan and make sure china moves along with us and doesn't align with north korea. >> all right. important information, michael. thank you very much as always. savannah. all right. a concerning update to report on condition of house majority whip steve scalise who was shot during practice for congressional baseball game three weeks ago. overpass the congressman was readmitted to the intensive care unit at medstar washington hospital. this is actually a live picture of that hospital and where we find nbc's tom costello with the latest on the congressman. tom, good morning to you. >> good morning. he was one of five people shot on that baseball field three weeks ago, shot on the hip as you recall. trauma action surgeons said at the time it was a very serious injury, breaking bones, hitting internal organs, causing significant bleeding. now doctors say they are
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concerned about an infection. a setback for steve clease, back into intensive care after being shot in the hip at a congressional baseball practice last month pt medstar hospital releasing a statement overnight reading in part, congressman scalise has been readmitted to intensive care unit due to new concerns about infection. his condition is listed as serious. the louisiana congressman and four other people were injured june 14th when a gunman opened fire on republican baseball practice in alexandria, virginia. u.s. capitol police and other officers returned fire and killed the gunman later identified as james hodgkinson. scalise, most seriously wounded, has undergone several surgeries and had been improving in recent weeks. while micah released on the 23rd. capital staffer zack barth and david bailey and krystal griner
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also wounded. all four expected to make a full recovery. overnight politicians from both side of the aisle sending scalise good wishes via social meeting. >> congressman from kansas and member of the republican baseball team, please join my family praying for steve and their kids. jamie raskin, "prayers and thoughts with congressman scalise and his family." scalise's staff is downplaying the gravity of the situation being moved back to the icu insisting it's really a precautionary move. doctors at medstar washington hospital are expected to release more information later today. guys, back to you. >> tom costello, thank you. this morning we're learning new information about the man who shot and killed a female new york city police officer in an unprovoked attack after this city's fourth of july celebrations. nbc's ron allen is outside that officer's precinct where there's been an outpouring of support. ron, good morning to you. >> good morning, matt. 46th precinct was the home away
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from home, especially respected and well-known because she grew up in the neighborhood she protected and where she gave her life. can you see the tribute, cards and flowers left in her honor at the doorstep in a community that is heart broken. >> no officer should ever be ambushed trying to do his or her job. >> prayers of comfort for the distraught family. so determined to wear the blue, she left her job as a nurse in her mid-30s to become one of new york's finest, usually working the night shift in mobile command center where a gunman shot her in the head at point-blank range through a passenger window. what police say was an unprovoked random assassination of a 48-year-old officer and mother with 11-year-old twins and a 19-year-old daughter. >> she did her job. it's tough for her to go this way, really sad. >> new details about her killer,
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alexander bonds, 34, twice convicted floelon, out on parol armed with a gun, shot dead by police as he tried to escape. senior officials tell nbc news they are now investigating whether bonds is the pman in hes videos making anti-police statement posted on a facebook police he says are his. in a street with gangs and drums, s drugs, she and her colleagues say she was making a difference. >> it had gotten better. >> in aftermath of this horrible trage tragedy, residents stepping up efforts to support the officers there to protect them. new york's governor pence has ordered flags flown at half-staff. top officer u.s. attorney general praised the officer and endless sea of blue expected to arrive here once arrangements are announced and made it lay the fallen officer to rest. matt, savannah. >> all right, ron.
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thank you very much. breaking overpass a powerful earthquake rousted people from their sleep in western montana. it was 5.8 quake, struck 8:30 local time in lincoln, montana. this is an area not known for earthquakes. felt as far away as spokane washington. no word of injuries or damage but scattered power outages in the area. in other news, hobby lobby has agreed to pay a $3 million fine to settle a federal case over smuggled iraqi artifacts. the arts and crafts chain has agreed to forfeit thousands of artifacts. prosecutors say those items brought illegal in packages that worshipping labels that inaccurately described their contents as ceramic tiles. they acknowledged regrettable mistakes. they said hobby lobby didn't know they were from iraq and put safeguards in practices to ensure future items are vetted.
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united airlines apologizing once again, this time for giving a toddler's seat away to a stand by passenger and forcing a baby's mother to hold the baby in her lap the entire time. she bought two tickets from hawaii to boston. during a layover a stand by passengers came on board and told "her" 2-year-old son was in his seat. she notified the flight attendant about the confusion but apparently was told the flight was full. the teacher held the toddler in her lap for the entire flight, 3 1/2 hours. incorrectly scanned the boarding pass showing he was not on the flight. the airline said he's going to refund that ticket and provide a travel voucher. time now for first check of weather. good morning, dylan. >> good morning, guys. we have heavy rain in the nation's capital. pouring rain. no severe storms but you can see how heavy the rain is indicated by yellows and oranges in the area. this extends into maryland, too. will continue to affect through the morning then scattered
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showers and storms redevelop this afternoon all because of this frontal system slowly making its way to the east and that will trigger storms upstate new york, back through pennsylvania, too, as those move eastward, could see as much as 2 to 3 ichbs of when i first started working with capital one, my dad called them up and asked for "the jennifer garner card" which is such a dad thing to do. after he gave his name the woman from capital one said "mr. garner, are you related to jennifer?" kind of joking with him. and my dad was so proud to tell her, "as a matter of fact, she is my middle daughter". so now dad has the venture card, he's earning his double miles, and he made a friend at the company. can i say it? go ahead! what's in your wallet? nice job dad. good morning. i'm bill henley. wet weather maufzing in and it will be with us this afternoon and there's a chance we'll see some thunderstorms most likely later this morning and this
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afternoon in delaware. 76 degrees the high temperature there. showers in the lehigh valley. a chance of late day thunderstorms and the thunderstorms will reach into new jersey too at the shore. showers will keep temperatures in the 70s and occasional showers in the suburbs of philadelphia. 70s this afternoon. warmer weather returns for tomorrow. have a great day. and that's your latest forecast. >> dylan, thank you. coming up, more on that stunning new discovery tied to amelia earhart. we can'tston this one. did the pioneering pilot survive her crash. we're going to hear from a woman who microphone the last woman to see her alive. >> tesla, the popular cars more affordable than ever. their first mass market model may bring their biggest test yet. talk about that but first this is "today" on nbc.
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that breaking news is a hazmat situation in montgomery county. this ups facility, police tell us medics are evaluating several workers there. still not clear what type of chemical is involved. it's 7:26. now let's get you updated on the forecast for the day with bill henley with your most accurate neighborhood forecast. >> i'm tracking rain and it has arrived in wilmington. very light rain. you can see a few rain drops on the lens. the rain will become steadier as we go through the morning. there's a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon and this evening. right now it's just light rain in chester county and even the
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lehigh valley is getting light rain. the heavier downpours are down to our south and west this evening and into tomorrow morning. that's when we could see some thunderstorms. >> so grab the umbrella and check with jessica boyington and she'll tell you what to expect on the roads. >> a quiet week so far. we're starting to see a little bit of an increase in the morning drive though. finally seeing some volume really for the first time this week. no real surprise here. this is always a sticky spot westbound starting to see those delays. also the regional rail dealing with delays. 20 minute delays due to signal issues. back to you. >> everything must go in a liquidation sale that starts this morning at the former trump taj mahal in atlantic city. it will be gutted to make way for the hard rock hotel and casino.
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hi, we're back now 7:30 on thursday morning. it's the 6th day of july, 2017. we have a massive crowd out on our plaza this morning. how massive you ask? >> yes. >> our executive producer going way, way out on a limb. >> on the record. >> saying this is not the biggest crowd of this summer, but he says this may be the biggest crowd we've ever had for a summer concert on the "today" show. >> it's going back to duane reade. >> great in concert. he was fantastic. >> yes. >> right after ricky martin. >> exactly. >> i didn't know where you were going with that.
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>> in new york city. it's a big crowd. let's just leave it at that. >> a large crowd. >> let's take a look at stories making headlines today. the president peg out overpass acknowledging it was the russians who meddled in our elections last year. he also addressed escalating threat from north korea. it's day one of his overseas trip. he said north korea behaved dangerously. all this as he prepares to leave for g-20 summit and meeting with vladimir putin tomorrow. an emotional vigil wednesday night. new yorkers paid respect to fallen police officer miosotis familia who was killed sitting in her vehicle. they are looking for a motive for that unprovoked attack. steve scalise readmitted overnight. he was shot during a congressional baseball game three weeks ago. he's now fighting an infection. there's an outpouring of support on social media and he's certainly in our thoughts this morning.
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>> let's talk about a story we did on the show yesterday. it got an awful lot of attention, captivated the world. here onned "today" show we talked about it, a photograph from the history channel which suggests amelia earhart and her navigator survived the crash in the pacific 80 years ago but were arrested by japanese military. tom costello broke that story with the history channel. he's back with even more evidence this morning. tom, what else do you have? >> good morning. we're now hearing from the last living person who may have seen earhart alive in japanese custody. she's now 91 years old. history channel investigators have uncovered evidence you'll see here that u.s. government -- that the u.s. government had indications earhart was being held captive. this morning with world headlines filled with that photo unearthed by the history channel, more evidence amelia earhart and navigator fred noonan may have survived a crash
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landing in 1937. >> the world's most famous -- >> found in a secret military file in the national archives. retired fbi veteran shawn henry, now an nbc news analyst, took it to facial recognition expert for analysis. starting on the left, fred noonan. >> the hairline, a sharp receding hairline. the nose is very prominent. the teeth are just in the right place and the nose is in the right place. >> are you kidding me? that's fred noonan. >> then the woman sitting on the dock. >> the hair is too long for a man and too short for a woman who is a native. >> it looks like she's even wearing pants. >> that itself could be evidence. few women in the world wore pants in 1937, certainly not many pacific islanders. without a face to work from, gibson conducted body measurements comparing older photos of earhart.
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>> so we're looking at the distance from the top of her head to her under arms, underarms to waist. looking at this, these three points line up. to find a caucasian woman with those measurements sitting on the dock, it's unusual. >> look, she's looking at cornerba koshu, towing the plane. compared with the haircut to the last known photo of earhart when she took off. experts say they crashed in the marshalls and were taken to a prison in saipan. a 12-year-old who lived in saipan at the time insisted she saw earhart in custody. she may have been the last person to see her alive. >> i didn't know it was a woman. i thought it was a man. everybody was talking about her.
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they were talking in japanese. that's why i know she's a woman. they are talking about woman flyer. >> also discovered in the national archives, this catalog of government files on earhart referencing 170 pages, including information that earhart was a prisoner in the marshall islands. but that document is missing. >> we believe the united states government knew amelia earhart was in the marshalls and was in japanese custody. >> for a distant earhart relative, it all confirms that amelia was an american hero. >> i do think it's her in the photograph. i think she was the embodiment of the american spirit, the sense of adventure. i think she did amazing things. >> there are skeptics who say the photo isn't clear enough to know if it's noonan and earhart, earhart could not have flown that far off course, didn't have the fuel to fly that fuel. the history team believes she did have the fuel, did fly that far off course, they lay it out in the documentary and the story is consistent with what locals
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said for decades. the two-hour documentary is sunday at 9:00. guys, back to you. >> tom, thank you. >> can't get enough of that. >> thanks to tom for doing the story. shawn henry, one of our favorites on the story anyway has done a great job putting this together with the history channel. >> so interesting to see him bring fbi expertise to a project like that. >> new assignment, loch ness monster. get on it. >> a check of the weather? >> storms back through minneapolis/st. paul through wisconsin. we do have severe thunderstorm watches and severe thunderstorm warnings this morning. also flash flood warnings. the storms are weakening a bit but still have potential for downpours, large hail and damaging winds as well. then we'll see storms continue through the afternoon, especially wisconsin. this enhanced area in dark orange here, that's where we could see the possibility of hail and damaging winds. we can't rule out an isolated tornado with supercells. it's all out ahead of this cold front sagging to the south and
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east. then eventually will bring scattered showers and storms across upstate new york and back across pennsylvania as we go through friday afternoon and some of those storms have potential to be severe. not an outbreak but supercells could develop. meantime, heavy rain across washington, d.c. maryland through the morning and spottyhowers and s s good morning. i'm bill henley. wet weather moving in this morning and it will be with us this afternoon and there's a chance we'll see some thunderstorms most likely later this morning and this afternoon in delaware. 76 degrees the high temperature there. showers in the lehigh valley, 76, a chance of some late day thunderstorms and the thunderstorms will reach into new jersey too at the shore. showers will keep temperatures in the 70s and occasional showers for the suburbs in philadelphia. 70s this afternoon. warmer weather returns for tomorrow. have a great day. you can find find your full forecast 24/7 on the weather
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with shares dwindling on their more expensive model will this be tesla's biggest model yet. >> now you. >> expecting to roll out the charge of demand for new affordable vehicles, nbc's joe prior has that story. >> hard to imagine anything with a price tag starting at $35,000 is a bargain, but that's the case with tesla's much anticipated, much cheaper model 3. took to twitter saying model 3 passed all regulatory limits for production two weeks ahead of schedule which means the first one will roll off friday with 100 cars expected in august, 1500 in september and plans to make 20,000 a month in december. the model 3 is a huge test for tesla, which is now entering the world of mass production. >> step three, the final step in the master plan, which is a mass market, affordable car. >> until now, teslas were luxury
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cars reserved for the wealth y, some with six-figure price tags. with the model 3, the company hopes to bring electric vehicles to the masses, a car that can travel 215 miles in a single charge. >> this is really important for the future of the world. we have record high co2 levels. >> tesla isn't the only company with a mission to reduce its carbon footprint. wednesday volvo announced all models after 2019 will be electric or hybrid, the first mainstream model to do so. not just it that he's looking for. >> tesla and elon musk are creating a lifestyle i want to be a part of. a product and a system that we can move forward in the future and really be proud of and take away our dependency on oil. >> he's one of about 400,000 eager customers on the waiting list for the new tesla. >> i feel like i'm not just getting the car but future software upgrades. >> the latest worth $16 billion
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morning. let's go over to carson. he's talking about something i have to say i watched, couldn't believe. >> you see this in baseball but this is worse. american tennis player, ranked number one for americans in singles. he's competing at wimbledon. not only a huge star on tennis court but a huge star on twitter following this moment that went viral. show you again. you can see him here in his winning match against garrin. a young fan calls for his towel, he to see it. a guy in the front row there seemingly just snags the towel away from the kid. can you see him wrestling there. not wanting to let this go, he takes to twitter writing, if anyone knows the kid who unfortunately got the towel ripped out of his hand, tweet me, i'll be sure to get him one. that opened the flood gate. embarrassing as a true tennis fan, old timer should be ashamed. richard adding, bully shouldn't get away with this. even tennis star andy murray's
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just a few minutes before 8:00. good morning. let's get a check of the weather. it's going to be a wet one today. bill henley has your most accurate neighborhood forecast. >> the rain started moving into parts of our area first thing this morning when we were going on the air at 4:30 and now it's light rain falling in philadelphia. it doesn't look terribly rainy at citizens bank park. steadier rain into south jersey and into some of the suburbs and the lehigh valley. a rainy start and there's a chance we'll see some thunderstorms later this morning. but the thunderstorms, that threat comes in this afternoon and into this evening. >> let's see how the rain is impacting your ride to work. a check of the roads with jessica boyington. >> well, tracy, watching the expressway moving through center city. cameras around 8th street. we are seeing some westbound delays. so you might see a little bit of a slowdown.
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xxxx it's 8:00 on today. overpass the president taking on north korea with the first remarks after the missile launch heard around the world. >> i don't like to talk about what i have planned but i have some pretty severe things that we're thinking about. i don't draw red lines. >> this as president trump admits russia meddled in our election, hours before hess meeting with vladimir putin. >> i think it was russia, but i think it was probably other people and countries. i see nothing wrong with that statement. >> live with t. girls and boys. >> smart?
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not sure. >> megyn kelly with a new study showing how children look at themselves. lessons learned early that can impact a lifetime. singing with sheeran. either one of the biggest concerts of the summer, and we can't wait for pop superstar ed sheeran to take our plaza by storm "today," thursday, july 6th, 2017. we are about to have our very first ed sheeran dance off. let's hit it. ♪ i'm in love with the shape of you ♪ >> how long have you guys been here? >> since yesterday. >> he looked right at you. >> he did? >> i'm from ireland. >> you're from ireland? is all about you?
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>> yes. >> tell me why you love his music. >> because i listen to it every day. >> guys, where's ed? good morning, everybody. welcome back to "today." it is thursday morning, but it's feeling like friday. we have so many people out here on this plaza. some say this is the biggest crowd we have had. certainly the biggest crowd we've had all year. >> it's massive. it goes all the way back to the inflatable ballerina. >> and beyond. >> really is. ed is going to be back out to sing for them in just a couple of minutes. >> can't wait. we'll get you caught up now. time now for your news at 8:00. >> hey, savannah. just this morning president trump in his remarks to the people of warsaw here touted his support from polish americans back home and emphasized the strong alliance between the two countries.
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but his biggest headlines came even earlier today. his first press conference overseas where he hinted at consequences for north korea. and just a day before that crucial meeting with the russian president seemed to cast doubt on the intelligence assessment that moscow interfered in our election. a warm warsaw welcome for president trump. >> america loves poland, and america loves the polish people. thank you. >> his remarks in kaczynski square coming in his first press conference overseas where he took aim at north korea. >> there are consequences for their very, very bad behavior. >> the president sharp but not specific. >> i don't like to talk about what i have planned. but i have some pretty severe things that we're thinking about. that doesn't mean we're going to do them. >> he'll now head to hamburg for g-20 summit and ahead of that critical first face-to-face with
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vladimir putin declined to definitively say russia meddled with our election. >> will you once and for all, yes or no, definitively say russia interfered in 2016 election? >> i think it was russia. i think it could have been other people in other countries. it could have been a lot of people interfered. i said it very simply. i think it could very well have been russia but i think it could well have been other countries. i won't be specific. >> on foreign soil slamming his predecessor, former president obama. >> he did nothing about it. the reason is he thought hillary was going to win. if he thought i was going to win, he would have done plenty about it. >> but president obama described confronting putin personally back in september. >> mr. president, you again say you think it was russia. your intelligence agencies have been far more definitive, they would it was russia. why won't you agree with them and say it was. >> mistakes have been made. i agree. i think it was russia, but i think it was probably other people and/or countries, and i
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see nothing wrong with that statement. nobody really knows. nobody really knows for sure. >> and president trump in that news conference also blasted several news outlets, something we've seen him do plenty of back home. he's now headed off to hamburg, germany, and has a full plate there. he's got a one-on-one meeting with german chancellor angela merkel who made no secret the talks could get a little tense. tonight it's dinner with leaders of japan and south korea with north korea sure to be on the menu. savannah. >> absolutely. hallie jackson traveling with the president. thank you. some troubling news, steve scalise back in intensive care this morning. the louisiana republican was shot during the practice for that congressional baseball game. he was readmitted to the icu over concerns of an infection. scalise had been improving in the weeks following surgery. on wednesday he was downgraded to serious condition. four other people, including two police officers, were injured in
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even as gender roles are changing slowly. a study from nyu and princeton is showing some negative stereotypes exist, especially with our girls. the results so eye-opening, we wanted to go check it out for ourselves. >> are you smart? are you? >> i'm like this smart. >> medium? you're smart. are you very smart or medium smart. >> very smart. >> do little girls think they are just as smart as boys? that is the question that drove nyu psychologist and princeton philosopher's latest research. for the study 400 boys and girls, ages 5 to 7, answered questions. >> why little children? why did you go to the 5-year-old, 6-year-old and 7-year-olds. >> we know children are incredible social sponges. they soak up all the cues in their environments.
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if these exist in their environment, they are like italy to pick up on them. >> sit in the red chair. >> to demonstrate how it was done we recruited 26 children in a school in a new york suburb using the same method as and under the guidance of the lead researcher and her team. take a look. >> i'm looking at a picture of a child now. the child in this picture can always answer even the hardest question from the teacher. is this child smart, not smart, are you not sure? >> smart. >> smart. >> that's exactly right. i'm going to tell you some stories. >> then they were told a story with no gender assigned. >> so there are lots of people at the place i work. but there is one person who is really smart. can you guess which one is really, really smart? >> kids had to choose who was smart, the man or the woman. >> which one do you think it is? >> the results were surprising, especially to mothers of young girls. >> i can see the boys at that
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age picking boys, because they are boys, but at this point the girls also. >> we need to address this problem. we need to address it now. >> stereotypes about who can be smart, they are limiting our little girls choices, aspirations, believes about what they can and can't do with their lives. it's starting at age six. if we're having a discussion about college kids, 18, that's 12 years of being guided by these stereotypes. >> and it's too late. >> it's too late. >> the researchers found subtle changes and perceptions about who is smart start at a very young age. the study's authors insist, shocker, average iq of boys and girls happen to be identical. >> was it overwhelming? did the girls continuously pick males. >> let's just say you'll be crying in your suit. there's a plan, whether we're raising boys or girls or members of society, the messages we're sending to our children are a
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little off. >> have to pound it in their heads. i have a two and four-year-old girl and every day i try to say there's nothing you can't do. you can do anything. >> what are the messages they are soaking up. >> i don't want to give away the whole story but let me say it's not just up to you. whatever messaging you're giving your child, it's not up to you. wait um you see how baked into society this message is. and the action plan afterwards. >> book smarts and common sense smarts, too. i feel lying that could change things. >> absolutely. these four very smart women are going to stick around with these two medium smart guys here. >> by the way, you can see the rest of omemegyn's story sunday night. >> the plug. yesterday in new york city there was a bit of a scare. some construction workers were digging down in the flat iron area when they pulled up this. they pulled up this.
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what do you think that is? >> a rocket ship. >> a bomb. they thought it was a bomb, a missile, some kind of ordnance from world war ii. they shut down the area, evacuated some office buildings there, only to discover what it actually was. it's a time capsule filled with some old documents, which got us thinking a couple of things. first of all, who would design a time capsule that looks like a bomb? >> make it look like a buttermilk doughnut or something friendly. >> most likely taken to the police range and destroyed. also got me thinking, what would you -- if we were going to create personal time capsules, what wn item would you put in the time capsule. >> something to represent 2017 america? >> no, you, you personally. >> what would you personally put in there? >> something with my kids and some spanx. >> one item. >> spanx. >> really, that's what we're all about. >> i don't know. i got a signed masters visor
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from arnold palmer to me. that might be it. >> i was thinking about this yesterday. i would want to put pictures in. i don't have actual pictures. i have to put a laptop in to see the pictures. i don't know if we'll be able to see these pictures. >> is it like something that reflects you? >> create a personal time capsule with one thing. >> i only have one thing that matters in my life now. so i think what i would do is all the pregame journal scribbling to haley. i would probably want to save that, the pregame before i got here. she's the only thing i can think of now when i think of something. that's it. >> that's what all of us would do. i don't know. maybe some starbucks instant coffee, just for the future. i think people would really appreciate that. >> i would put my iphone in there because it's got everything, all my pictures. >> long gone. >> fidget spinner. >> real quickly. if we were creating a time
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capsule for the "today" show that would best let people know in some future century what the "today" show was about. >> that's right. >> i may still be here. i'll tell you what -- >> what would you put, matt. >> a script from pop start happening now. >> we're going to start with gorge and amal stepping out for the first tile with their twins. the new parents avoided cameras since they arrived in the world. the twins were born back in early june you might recall. there are photos of the couple with the twins in tow. george and amal can be seen getting out of the plane each holding a baby carrier. they landed in milan, italy, where the couple has their home. too bad they are roughing it. >> ryan reynolds voiced support for a fan who needed to get back at her ex. gabby posted these photos on twitter explaining she and her boyfriend broke up a couple days
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after prom. she decided to photo shop and replace his face with ryan reynolds. >> ryan reynolds responded, we should replace his year book picture with me. #don'tmesswithgabi. if you didn't know, one of your songs became the most streamed song in the uk. this incredible. anybody know the answer? he put out two songs for divide record, "shape of you." you have now surpassed drake's "one dance." you take the record. 184 million streams since january. >> congratulations. >> he's going to rock the plaza. >> ed is not competitive at all. >> take that, drake. >> let's real quick, ed, while you're here, the daly quick, adorable. this rivers, a golden retriever, taking internet by storm for amazing ability to balance
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objects on his head including this viral video. check it out, river sitting perfectly. let's roll the video. his owner will place a cup on his head. what's he going to put in the cup after a big concert on city plaza, a beer. she pours herself a beer into the cup. look at river not moving. she adopted him a few years ago and says river loves attention for balancing different objects on his head. keep the current friends going, megyn, the fidget spinner. >> can he? >> wow. >> oh, my gosh. >> how about that, people. >> the woman with a cup in her hand. in the back ground, man, unbelievable. >> cool. >> cute. >> we're going to walk ed over there and talk to him in a second. by the way, megyn kelly, not to embarrass you, but huge fan of yours. huge, huge, fan. >> only concert i came to all summer. no offense to the others. >> dylan, how about a check of
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the weather. >> today's weather is brought to you by yoplait, dedicated to moms everywhere. do what tastes right. mom on. the heat is building in the southwest. we have in the northwest already some heat advisories issued friday. southwest heat warnings issued through the week because of temperatures well above 110 degrees. this high pressure building in. this dome of hot air. we're looking at highs in portland, oregon, 88, 105 in redding, california. las vegas should make it up to 112. salt lake city after breaking the record yesterday 101. friday boise 93, 96, 11 above average. will cool off a bit, staying hot. vegas dps 107 romo good morning. wet weather moving in and will
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be with us this afternoon and there is a chance we'll see thunderstorms, most likely later this morning and this afternoon 2 delaware. showers in the lee high valley, 76 and a chance of late-day thunderstorms and thunderstorms will reach into new jersey at the shore, showers with heat temperatures in the 70s and occasional showers for the suburbs in philadelphia. 70s this afternoon. warmer weather returns for tomorrow. have a great day. on sirius xm channel 108, which i think is the home of the don and madge show. >> thanks very much. ed sheeran's third album "divide" debuted and hasn't left the top ten since its release in march. with that success as well as his world tour selling out within minutes, i'm guessing you're having a pretty good summer. good to have you here. >> having a good summer. >> things going well. let me read you a couple of other stats, debuted on the
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billboard charts, number one in 102 countries. i didn't know 102 countries. >> i definitely couldn't name them. >> name them all. go ahead. set a record breaking 375 million streams over the first week of its release. rolling stones called it one of the great albums of 2017. >> that's nice. >> did you have that kind of expectation going into releasing the album? >> no. i wanted the record over time to be considered better than the first two. yeah, for that amount to happen all at once was pretty -- we're all very shocked. >> it took a year kind of out of the spotlight. it's not like you were doing nothing, working on your music and chilling a little, as my son would say. what was the best part of that time? >> it was quite a weird thing. i had been touring for five
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years. it was a weird thing waking up and being like i have to do something today. wait, no, i don't, actually. getting my head around that. making the album was great fun. i got to make that at my home, which i don't usually get to do. i usually make them on the road. yeah, it was fun. >> i was reading an article about you that said despite the wild ride you've been on the last few years that you remain pretty grounded. true or false. >> yeah. i think we all have our moments. i think my parents brought me u >> still have the house near where you grew up. >> yeah. >> still hang out with your old friends. >> they are my friends. yeah, they are my close friends. >> was your fame hard for them to adjust to? a lot of perks? came with a lot of perks. >> they enjoy it. >> who was most likely in your life to pummel you if your ego
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gets out of control. >> my dad. my dad, manager, tour manager, security guard. >> a lot of people to pummel you. >> can we handle the twitter thing real quick. >> yeah. >> you quit twitter because of of trolls. >> they made such a big deal out of this. i got asked in an interview if you read negative things? i still post on instagram and twitter. i'm just not going to wake up and read something and say, that's rude. i don't want to see that anymore. everyone has made a huge deal out of it. >> you should read some of the tweets this morning because your fans on the plaza are tweeting like crazy. >> this is the thing. there's so much positivity out there. i'm just saying like -- hello, look there. as a human being, we always read the one negative one and ignore the others. i don't want to do that. i'm not that -- it's just foolish to do when there's so much love out there in the
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world, to look at the negative stuff, i'm choosing not to read it. i did see yesterday you guys had a chat about it. >> your name came up once or twice. they are going to start tweeting bad things about me if i don't get you out there. can we walk out there for a second. let's talk as we walk out about how long some of these people have been out there. some came yesterday. the line stretched all the way down 48th street, down 6th avenue. you know where radio city music hall is? >> i do. >> past there, up to 57th street. how do you even get your arms around the fact people are willing to line up that far in advance to see you play in the morning? >> i think i was a big fan of bands when i was younger. >> like who? who would you line up to see? >> i lined up to see green day. jason mraz. shows in england. i totally understand it. yeah. >> hey.
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>> so give you a chance before the that breaking news is a crash in burlington county. sky 101 live. medics have taken at least one person to the hospital. we saw that happen. stay with nbc 10 and the nbc 10 app for updates. let's chuck on other traffic trouble stops. >> tracy, we're watching 295 around sloan avenue. that's the northbound side approaching an accident scene here. you can see big delays there. southbound not having any problems but that's approaching more towards the trenton area so if you're heading that way or trying to get to new jersey transit chance station, you might see delays there.
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watch for alan town road for a crash blocking that. >> let's get you updated on the weather with bill henley. it's a wet one, right, bill? >> yeah, the light rain moved into wilmington. this is a damp view. not a lot of rain but a steady light rain in the wilmington area reaching into philadelphia, as well. there is a chance we'll get heavy downpours with thunderstorms. those are still well to the southwest this morning. >> happening today, everything must go in the liquidation sale that starts this morning at the trump tower to make way. we'll have another update in 25 minutes. you can always stay updated with news and weather and breaking news with the free nbc 10 app. i'm tracy davidson. "the today show" continues in a couple minutes.
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♪ on my beating heart i'm thinking out loud that maybe we found love
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right where we are, oh ♪ >> 8:30. we just had ed sheeran delighting the crowd with a song this morning. much more music to come from ed in just a mom. i'll get around here. by the way, the new york city police department, we rely on them for all our information around here. just told us that 12,000 of your fans are here on this thursday morning. >> what? >> megyn seems a little faint. i think we need -- >> savannah. >> hi, guys. i'm down here with some great fans. they got here at 4:00 this morning to see ed. they are so excited. they have been listening. i brought t-shirts.
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who wants a t-shirt. wait a minute, it's like a t-shirt scramble. torrey, you're from florida, right? i heard you, you never win anything? >> yes, i won passes and flew all the way here to see him. i'm excited. >> that's exciting. i was going to give you a t-shirt but you already have one. >> i'm so excited. i'm doing to wear this every day and never take it off. >> let me ask you this, how would you feel if citi had tickets to see your concert tonight. are you available? >> yeah. yeah. i'm available. >> all right, torrey, you've got it. she's going to the concert tonight. over to you guys. >> savannah, thank you very much. >> we're going to get our own ed sheeran concert here. ed, you know we're dying. we want wait much longer. >> first dylan, let's get a check of the weather. >> a couple of sprinkles out
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here. not going to rain heavy. we are looking at spotty showers with clouds. heavier rain will move in early across the northeast. we will see the chance of severe storms back through the midwest on saturday record heat is likely out west from pacific northwest to southwest. we're also looking at heavy rain along golf course. it's beautiful across atlantic and northeast on sunday. temperature in the mid-80s, hot back through the good morning, i'm meteorologist bill henley. wet weather and there is a chance to see thunderstorms, most likely later this morning and later afternoon. 76 the high temperature there. showers in the lee high valley. 76. a chance of late-day thunderstorms and the thunderstorms will reach into new jersey at the shore, showers with heat temperatures in the 70s and occasional showers for the suburbs in philadelphia. 70s this afternoon. warmer weather returns for tomorrow. have a great day.
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>> announcer: citi concert series on "today" is proudly presented to you by citi. >> this crowd eagerly awaiting ed sheeran but before he takes over the concert stage, here is an amazing look at ed sheeran's rise to fame ♪ >> 26-year-old ed sheeran earned every bit of his success the old-fashioned way. the singer songwriter came up the ranks from open mic nights to selling out international tours. he's now a multi-grammy award winner an one of the biggest artists in the industry. ♪ thinking out loud maybe we found love right where we are ♪ >> with over 26 million albums sold, 5 billion spotify streams
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and albums. his latest album "divide" debuted at the top of the charts and already number one in 102 countries around the world. but before he conquers the rest of the world, ed sheeran is here to rock our citi concert stage. ♪ i'm in love with the shape of you ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, ed sheeran. ♪ ♪
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♪ when i was six years old broke my leg i was running from my brother and his friends ♪ ♪ tasted the sweet perfume of the mountain grass rolling down ♪ ♪ i was younger then take me back to when i found my heart broken, made
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friends ♪ ♪ i've not seen the roaring fields in so long i know i don't way to go home ♪ ♪ i'm on my way ♪ ♪ ♪ i missed the way you make me feel ♪ ♪ it's when we watch the sun set over the coast and rolling hills ♪ ♪ smoking cigarettes running from the law in back fields ♪ ♪ getting drunk with my friends ♪ ♪ my first kiss on a friday night i don't reckon that i did it
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right ♪ ♪ i was younger then take me back we found out ♪ ♪ by cheap spirits and drink them straight ♪ ♪ my friends ♪ on my way to go home ♪ i'm on my way ♪ singing to tiny dancer ♪ i miss the way you make me feel and it's real we watched the sunset over the castle on the hill ♪ ♪ watched the sunset over the
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castle on the hill ♪ ♪ one friend left to sell clothes ♪ ♪ one works down by the coast one had two kids but lives alone ♪ ♪ one's brother overdosed ♪ one's already on his second wife one's just barely getting by ♪ ♪ but these people raised me ♪ and i can't wait to go home ♪ i'm on my way i still remember these old country lanes ♪ sing it out ♪ ♪ when we did not know the answers and i miss the way you make me feelal and it's real ♪ ♪ when we watched the sunset over the castle on the hill ♪
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♪ watched the sunset over the castle on the hill ♪ ♪ we watched the sunset over the castle on the hill ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> our concert is just getting started. more music from ed sheeran in a moment. but first, this is "today" on nbc.
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♪ ♪ ♪ club isn't the best place to find love bar is where i go ♪ you come over and start up a conversation with just me and
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trust me i'll give it a chance ♪ ♪ my hands up, jukebox and we start to dance ♪ ♪ i'm singing girl you know i want you your love was ending for somebody like me ♪ ♪ come on now follow my lead ♪ i may be crazy ♪ let's not talk to much, grab my waist and put that body on me come on follow my lead ♪ ♪ i'm in love with you shape of you ♪ push and pull like a magnet ♪ my heart, too i'm in love with your body ♪ ♪ last night you were in my room now my bedsheets smell like you ♪ ♪ discovered something brand-new i'm in love with your body ♪ ♪ i'm in love with your body ♪ i'm in love with your body ♪ oh i oh i oh i
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♪ i'm in love with your body discovering something brand-new ♪ ♪ i'm in love with the shape ♪ one week in we let the story begin we're going out on our first date. >> you and me are thrifty so you go all you can eat. >> full up your bag and i fill up a plate ♪ ♪ we talk for hours and hours about the sweet and sour and how your family is doing okay ♪ ♪ and leave and get in a taxi then kiss in the back seat ♪ ♪ tell the driver make the radio play ♪ ♪ i'm singing like girl, you know i want your love your love was handmade for somebody like me ♪ ♪ come on now follow my lead ♪ ♪ i'm in love with the shape of you we push and pull like a magnet do ♪ ♪ although my heart is faunllin too. >> i'm in love with your body
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last night you were in my room and now my bedsheets smell like you ♪ ♪ every day discovering something brand-new ♪ ♪ i'm in love with your body ♪ i'm in love with your body ♪ oh i oh i oh i oh i ♪ i'm in love with your body ♪ every day discovering something brand-new i'm in love with the shape of you ♪ ♪ come on be my baby come on ♪ ♪ come on be my baby ♪ come on ♪ come on be my baby ♪ come on ♪ come on be my baby ♪ come on ♪ come on be my baby ♪ come on ♪ come on be my baby come on ♪ i'm in love with the shape of you we push and pull like a magnet do ♪ ♪ although my heart is falling too i'm in love with your body now ♪ ♪ last night you were in my room ♪ ♪ now my bedsheets smell like
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you ♪ ♪ every day discovering something brand-new i'm in love with your body ♪ ♪ come on be my baby come on i'm in love with your body ♪ ♪ i'm in love with your body come on be my baby come on i'm in love with your body ♪ ♪ discovering something brand-new i'm in love with the shape of you ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> ed has got more music coming up on this thursday morning. but first this is "today" on nbc.
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back on our citi concert stage with ed sheeran.
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we asked all sheeran fans out there to help pick the set list. the fan choice was between "thinking about loud," "go away girl," "supermarket flowers." ed said this surprised him with 52% of the votes. "go away girl." take it away. galway girl.
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♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ she played the fiddle in an irish band fell in love with english man kissed her on the neck then took her by the hand ♪ ♪ a cigarette brother played the girl gaelic ink on your arm ♪ ♪ said it was one of my friends should took jamie as a chaser jack for fun got arthur on the table with johnny riding a shot done ♪ ♪ played the affiliates in an irish band fell in love with an englishman ♪ ♪ just want to dance.
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galway girl ♪ ♪ galway girl. >> beat me at darts pool, kissed me like nobody else in the room stood on the stool after dancing the ceiling. singing to me ♪ ♪ she played a fiddle in an irish band fell in love with an englishman kiss her on the neck baby i just want to dance ♪ ♪ my pretty little galway girl ♪ my galle galway girl ♪ my my my galway girl my my my galway girl ♪ ♪ closing time holding her hand ♪ ♪ whiskey and wine ♪ i walked her home
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took me inside finished doritos and bottle of wine ♪ ♪ so right about galway girl and perfect night ♪ ♪ played the fiddle in irish band fell in love with english mman kissed her on the neck then took her by the hand prp baby just want to dance galway girl my galway girl ♪ ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> hear more from ed sheeran and all the summer artists at applemusic.com tod ay "feeling alright" plays ]
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>> lucky people. >> don't leave us. >> come back. megyn, your first concert, not too shabby. >> i'm not able to speak yet. >> ed sheeran has more music to come on thursday morning. that breaking news is serious crash involving a tractor trailer and car in burlington county. you can see the wreckage here. sky force 10 was there not too long ago. two people were pulled from this wreckage. they are being treated at the hospital. stay with us right here on the air and with the nbc 10 app for updates. jessica has been keeping an eye on the crash and other roads in the area for us, jess?
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>> one of the first days this week, rosemary that is another morning rush hour. watching 95 around route 452. seeing slow downs moving past this scene. disabled vehicle off into the shoulder. lanes are getting by but slowly. watching 295 seeing northbound delays here moving up towards trenton because of a crash. >> thank you. meteorologist bill henley is tracking cloudy and rainy thursday ahead, bill? >> the rain is coming down. light rain in south philadelphia. you can see the rain drops looking towards citizens bank park. light rain this morning and not enough to cover the infield. the pitcher's mound is covered this morning. light rain steadier in central delaware and farther to the south you can see heavier downpours. there is a chance of thunderstorms as we go into the afternoon and evening hours. rosemary. >> thanks, bill. >> today pendot is aimed at stopping violence behind the
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wheel a week after a teen was shot and killed in a case of road rage. penndot has a two-month enforcement wave after the road rage incident. police arrested a 28-year-old man that shot and killed a teenage girl during rush hour. i'm rosemary conners, we'll have another update in about 25 minutes. now back to the "today show."
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this morning on today's take who will snag a date with dean? meets three lucky bachelorettes, design on a dime. three easy hacks to redo your bedroom coming up right now. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is today's take live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. good morning. welcome to "today" on this thursday morning july 6th, 2017. you know who you're listening to, singing by ed sheeran, our big summer concert today. that was chris, by the way. not ed sheeran. >> he's got a mic.
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>> got a mic. >> i can't sing. >> ed sheeran. >> can i just tell you something, he looks like he's really happy to hold that microphone. >> he's comfortable, ready to do standup. >> ladies and gentlemen, dean's son. >> i'm not ed sheeran. >> he's here. we walked around last night, rockefeller center, and there were people camped out living on the street, just laid out for blocks. >> the police said 12,000 people to see ed this morning. >> are you serious? when i came in this morning, i came from uptown, it's on 49th, stop on 48th, we saw all these people lined up around 57th. you have to picture new york city blocks are really long. you know what, that must be something else going on. there's no way they would be that far down. it was for ed sheeran. >> we got to meet him before he did his thing down there. nicest guy in the world. >> sweet, down to earth. talking about earlier his family keeps him grounded, his dad
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would smack him around if his head got too big. >> i smack my son around. too big. >> he's tall. >> don't let him talk. >> so cute. >> no. >> i feel like we keep cutting him off. >> that's all right. you guys talk, i'll just jump in whenever. >> you have a thought, chris, you just jump right in. >> sweating, it's unfamily, kid, stuff. you'll see, you two. >> we're not there yet. >> almost. >> it was pretty cool for you to be able to take him outside. >> a picture with him. amazing. walked around last night, great. first time he's been in new york for a long time for him. so fun. ed is so talented. it's crazy. >> to watch what he does where he has that whole machine thing he uses where he makes one sound and puts that in, then another. every time i see it, it's so fascinating.
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>> we keep saying over and over how grounded he is. if you put it in perspective, people come, sometimes they go into the dressing room and close the doors, which is completely fine. >> me, do i that. >> diva. >> warm-ups, stay in there. he was just out and about chilling, normal. by the way, he's going to perform "supermarket flowers" a little later for us. >> yes. >> have you ever slept outside for a concert or would you ever? >> no. >> no? >> nobody you would do it for. >> when i was a kid maybe. 1977 i saw my first concert ever, kiss. >> nice. >> that was just before you came into this world. >> a year later a beautiful brown bundle of joy was born in 1978. >> who was that? >> exactly. >> '84 dylan was born. >> '81. >> brian born in '86. >> yes. >> seriously? >> that's not even right. >> saw kiss, loved it. it was great. i wouldn't camp out. >> i wonder if your son would
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camp out for somebody? chris, would you camp out -- i should introduce. >> that's my mom. this is a terrifying day for me. let's be honest. >> i should explain. today is the day dean is going to meet the love of his life. that's why he's sweaty. he's a little nervous. >> i'm still surprised you signed up for this. >> i don't know why i did this. you know when you do something and you've done it and you're like oh, my god. i did that. thank you. >> sheinelle, our executive producer, tammy, and your mom, they have all chosen a potential date for u we're playing this dating game and you're goington a date with one of them. >> i think i trust sheinelle the most. >> you should. >> #blindfold, which i think is a good thing. >> it's great. what kind of dates have you been on, young lady? >> you guys at home will see. >> you're not going to be blindfolded the whole thing? >> i don't know. part of pretty of is he going to
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be blindfolded the whole time? >> she said yes. >> you know why? >> love transcends looks. >> it's all about depth. >> remind me of that in a few minutes. i don't know why i've done this but hang onto your shorts. >> your mom sharon. >> my mom sharon. >> sharon, are you ready for this? >> i'm ready. >> she's confident. >> that terrifies me, though. she'll say anything. i've said this before, she will say anything. that's why the five second delay should be on. i'm just warning everybody up front. >> chris, how do you feel like this? >> i'm just here to approve. >> to proof? >> approve. >> i'll be honest, my son doesn't like anybody, it would never work. >> we have some roses for you, chris. just kidding. not that it's not going to be good. this is international kissing day. you can't write this. >> is that a surprise? >> kisses. >> i have a dress that has -- like the top part has kisses all
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over it. i should have worn it had i known. >> would have been nice. >> you would disappear right now. >> do you wear that often? >> no, it's printed on with like whatever they print on material with. they weren't actually kissed. >> have you worn it on the show? >> i haven't. >> i kind of feel like that's inappropriate. >> next week. >> it would have been totally appropriate today. >> can't talk about thunderstorms with kisses all over your -- >> works. >> you wear it. >> it's odd. there's like a vortex. >> thunderstorms inside kissing. >> survey from match.com and cosmetic company color pop, listen to this, 0% of singles believe there's such a thing as a perfect kiss. 29% are still waiting for the best kiss of their life. 29% of the people. >> like 40% found that perfect kiss. >> glass half full. >> see that, half full. >> that's true. >> have you? >> you mean, am i still waiting? >> have you had it? >> i hope so.
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if not, there's still time. no, i think so. >> you think you have. >> in this survey they said, we're not talking about some old -- just -- >> how did it go? ? >> kind of makes me uncomfortable. >> this whole topic makes me feel uncomfortable. i don't know why. >> i'm about to go on a date. makes me very uncomfortable. >> have that tiffany kiss. >> maybe i've had it. >> did you know one of our producers is going with them? >> really? >> erin. >> is erin sitting at the table with them? >> she's going to be like three tables over. >> she's doing to chaperone just so i don't get out of control, do anything untoward. i'm being chaperoned by erin. >> there's this girl in the corner of the restaurant with her phone. >> will you be able to ignore the fact there's a camera over there? >> what camera. i'll be like this. >> we're not talking tv camera,
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a cell phone camera. >> discreet. >> like this. talk to me normal. sure. >> i like that. >> i'm ready for it. >> you ready? >> before that, we have throw-back thursday. we're going to keep you in suspense. a photo you're not going to believe and neither is dean. >> this photo. >> have you seen it? >> is it unfortunate? >> it's -- i don't know. >> apparently yes, unfortunate. . . .
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break. it's like a freezer in here so dean doesn't have to squirm. >> dylan has goosebumps. >> we're back with our co-host, dean. this is an epic photo your mom has sent into us. let's take a look at it. >> my mom is in the photo. not the guy in the middle. on the bottom left. >> stunning. >> look at mom. >> wow. >> i thought this was just a really good "playboy" bunny costume. >> no. >> she was an actual -- >> she was a bunny back in the old days? >> uh-huh. >> uh-huh. >> i'd go to work, you were a month old. >> is this uncomfortable for you to see this? >> springs right back like that. >> you had a month old baby. >> and i was 19. >> she said a month old, i was probably about eight months old by then. just throwing it out there. >> i remember the stitches.
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>> no. not at all. mom was a bunny. we knew that up front. my parents were kids of the '60s. they grew up in the '60s. it was a little bit of a hippy household. >> california kid. >> that was nothing. >> just part of life. >> another one, part of this is your life series before you meet your love. >> do it. >> back in time to 1984. >> '84. >> one of your first -- she was like one. first on screen rolls, this was a film called "charlie and the talk talking buzzer." >> that's me. >> who is that. >> charlie. chris is his name. remember that far back. >> this is a family affair, this whole movie. mom was part of it, too. >> she was makeup and hair. my grandma was catering. you know what, i have a real bone to pick with my dad. i've never been paid for this. >> this was his thing. >> screen actors guild. i haven't been paid for that.
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that man owes me $27.50. >> look at you now. >> so your dad directed it. >> produced it, directed it, wrote it back in the day. >> i've never heard of it. >> it's cute. i'm not throwing you under the bus, dad. >> somebody put it on youtube. >> charlie and the buzzard. the title says it all "charlie and the talking buzzard." fascinating. >> you have an archive. >> yes. >> afternoon, wednesday, i should go into my vault and try to find a picture for today. this is many shoeboxes full of pictures i have. >> you do know you can digitize now. >> this is like the good way to go through it. you keep flipping. they are in no sort of order whatsoever. i decided to pick this picture. it's a photo from good old days when a birthday was just your family, birthday cake. >> i love that. >> i got to cut the cake. my mom trusted me with that
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knife right there. >> good times. >> fun times. >> we had an ice cream theme. i didn't even talk to you and i picked the first time my twins ever had ice cream because i remember that day. they couldn't even walk yet. look how they were looking at him like they add prior him so much. i know, you know what, today is a good day to have ice cream. i remember putting it on their tongues and it was like, what just happened. look at clara's face, can you please put that on my tongue again. >> i still feel that way about ice cream. >> i do, too. >> do you have to do weather now? >> it's a great ice cream day special in parts of the country where temperatures are hot. let's focus on storms moving through northwestern wisconsin. we do have severe storms producing possibly large hail, damaging winds. tornadoes would be isolated at best. 13 million people under risk of stronger storms today. all ahead of this cold front moving to the south and east in areas like chicago could see scattered showers and storms
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overnight into early friday morning. some will make their way into the northeast as well friday good morning, wet weather moving in this morning and will be with us this afternoon and there is a chance we'll see thunderstorms, most likely later this morning and afternoon in delaware. 76 the high temperature there. showers in the lee high valley, 76, chance of late-day thunderstorms and the thunderstorms will reach into new jersey, too, at the shore. showers with heat temperatures in the 70s and occasional showers for the suburbs in philadelphia. 70s this afternoon. warmer weather returns for tomorrow. have a great day. that's your latest forecast. can you feel anything i'm doing. >> i can't tell. i'm very uncomfortable right now. i'm a little concerned. i don't know what's going on. >> this is why he's blindfolded because the time has come to play matchmaker. we've chosen three women who want to date dean. dean is blindfolded and can't
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questions. first let's find out why the women were chosen. first let's find out why they were chosen. sharon, hi. >> how are you? >> tell us about the woman you've chosen. >> beautiful, smart, tall, and made me laugh. >> okay. should we bring her out. >> hey. >> can we say all the moms in the studio are dying. >> hi. how are you? >> do you want to say hi to dean? >> i do. hi, dean. your parents are the funniest people i've ever met in my life. i've heard such great things about you, and i cannot wait to find out more about you on our date tonight. >> i like the confidence. >> tammy, tell us about your pick? >> i will tell you that i've had the opportunity to get to know dean fairly well over the past couple of months with the number of times he's co-hosted the 9:00 and 10:00. he has not been shy about telling me what he's looking for
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in a woman, and i am positive that my friend is going to be his kryptonite. >> i like this. >> this is serious competition. date number two, would you like to say hi to dean. >> hi, dean. very nice to meet you. i'm so flattered to be here. thank you so much for having me, and i hope to have the pleasure of meeting you later. >> all right. she sheinelle, you're up. >> we've all had a chance to meet dean over the last few months, especially me. i know what he's looking for. i found someone, fun, feminine, has her own company, we go out and laugh. if you want to go out with somebody and have a good time. she's cute. >> come to think about it, you're superman, she used to be a reporter back in the day before she started her own company. >> number three, would you like to say hello to dean. >> hi, dean, i often go by "wonder woman."
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>> dean, i want to find how you're feeling so far. are you feeling more confident once the game has started? >> no. >> i will say there are three lovely ladies over here. >> i believe you 100%. >> okay. so we've got a whole bunch of questions lined up. are you ready for this? >> we're ready. >> how excited are you to be involved in this whole process? is it nerve-racking for you like it is for him. >> it's been a lot of fun, really exciting. >> i think it's so fun. i'm often behind the scenes so it's really fun to be in front of the camera. >> it's super exciting to be here. >> i'm living a day in the life of tammy, which is really exciting. >> before we get to the questions, what exactly are you looking for in a woman? >> right now i can't see anything, so i'm not looking. i don't know. i'm looking for someone who is funny, intelligence, kind, and then you know all those other things like beautiful and sexy and fantastic.
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>> well, because i can see them, we've got that last one checked off. >> all right. >> all three are beautiful and sexy. are you guys feeling confident? >> game on. >> in your choices? i don't know. hearing what each of you has to offer, i think this is going to be fun. okay. so when we get back, dean gets to ask these three ladies some of his own questions. who will be lois lane to his superman? we'll find out who he chooses to go on a date with. this is coming up after news and weather. >> how exciting is this, ladies. nearly fifty years at of experiencety, has taught us that we're not so different. we all want to be healthy humans. we all want strong bodies for our families, who we love... most of the time. the drive to whip up a gourmet dinner... or order out, and destroy the evidence. and healthy hearts to pursue our passions, celebrate friends' victories... and endure their endless victory dances. we get it, you're good at bowling. that's why nature's bounty packs our nearly fifty years of wisdom
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good morning. a few minutes before 9:30 on this thursday. cloudy rainy day ahead. bill henley is tracking it. >> easton has seen some rain. most of the steady rain to the south and farther south, you can see heavy downpours and the first are popping up in southern delaware. for now light rain from wilmington and philadelphia and that is keeping our temperatures from warming up all that much. it's 72 right now in philadelphia. 68 in suburbs and up to 71 in south jersey. jessica is watching the roads for us taking a look at 95. jess? >> rosemary, big problems on 95 around route 322 where all lanes
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have been blocked on the southbound side around the bridge, you'll see big delays there. looks like we've moving vehicles around the scene but for now big delays because all lanes have been shut down for a bit. back to you. >> thanks, jess. >> u.s. senator john mccain will be this year's recipient of the national constitution center liberty medal. each year it's given to men and women that represent courage and work to help others nationally and internationally. joe biden will present senator mccain with the medal in philadelphia in october. today down the shore, everything must go in the liquidation sale that starts this morning at 10:00 at the former trump tower in atlantic city, furniture, bedding, artwork, chandlers up for sale. it will make way for the hard
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all right. we're having a lot of fun at dean's expense playing matchmaker for friend and co-host. dean's mom sharon, executive producer tammy and sheinelle all picked one woman they would like to set up with dean. before the break we heard why they were chosen. now dean will pick the woman he will go on a date with tonight based on their answers and our questions. we're mixing up who is answering. you don't know which woman you're speaking with. you have your questions in hand? >> i do. >> are you ready? >> no. >> you're a good game show host. >> good. >> okay. i am nervnervous.
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>> date number one, what is your favorite physical attribute in a man? >> this is easy. i like a man with a full head of hair. it is hard to come by. i don't know how many out there dating, it is so hard to find a man with a full head of hair. when you find one it's like a man with a unicorn. i would like to find a man with a full head of hair. my dad is in his 70s and has a full head of hair. if i could find a full head of hair, i would be so happy. a good mop of hair. >> i'm in good shape there. good. >> date number two. who in your family are you closest with and why? >> that's a tough one, dean. i have two beautiful children that are the love of my life that i literally eat, sleep, and breathe for. and i'm very blessed to still have my mom and dad very much
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disclosed in my life today, even as a grown-up girl. i know it's sort of cheating but i have to say my daughter ariel, son, my mom watching and my daddy. >> smart. didn't leave anybody out. smart. >> a family woman. >> yes. >> date number three. what were you like as a kid? >> well, as a kid, i was very empathetic. i would cry if anyone was getting made fun of at school. i would make people laugh. i was a bit of a class clown and kind of got into trouble here and there for it, but i still enjoyed making people laugh. >> funny girl, number three. >> all right. >> now we have questions that have come from our team. >> your team. >> our producers. >> probably better than my questions then. okay. wow, this is not my question but it is the producer question. date number one, if you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?
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>> okay. well, if i had any superpower, i would like to have super human strength, because i am very small. so if i could move buildings, that would crack everybody up and be so amazing. so that would be my power i would love to have. >> uh-huh. mighty mouse. date number two. superman's day job was a reporter. so if you were a magazine or newspaper, which one would you be and why? >> okay. so i would have to say "people" magazine. not because i think i'm a celebrity or deserving to be in the magazine because of what i'm wearing or something like that. but i always, always try to do good. i know that publication specifically show cases people that give back and try to make a contribution to society of some shape. and no matter how big or small, i'm always striving to do that and teach that to my children
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and those around me, too. so i'd have to say "people" magazine. >> uh-huh. "people" person. date number three. we all know the only thing that could harm superman is kryptonite. what would you say is your own personal kryptonite. >> that's tough. sorry number three. >> i am in psychology, i'm a licensed marriage and family therapist, so i'm really good at reading people and making them feel good. >> so. >> do you have any follow-up questions for our ladies? >> oh, so many. so many. holy smokes. do i get to ask a follow-up question. >> you can ask whatever you want. this is your match making game. >> oh, my gosh.
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i would i would ask, my son is here. i'm a dad. being a father is the most important thing in my life, so i'm just curious, i know one of them, i believe it was number two, loves kids. i was curious if the others love kids. date number one, do you love kids? >> yes, i actually am the proud mother of 10-year-old boy girl twins. they are the absolute love of my life and i would do anything for them. they come first 100%. i just want them to grow up to be wonderful people. that is my main goal in life. if i succeed in doing that, i will have lived a happy life. i also am very proud of the fact that i cook home meals for them. i am 100% italian, so i cook big. i cook everything homemade. homemade marinara. anything your heart desires. you will be dreaming about my
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meatballs. >> okay. if i said the same thing back, it would be awful. date number two, same question. love kids? >> number three. >> no, number two. >> i love kids. i have two, and i love everybody's kids. >> well done. >> me, too. i'm a nurturer by heart. i think they are our future, children in general. we have to do much, much, much more to be present in the lives of our children. so absolutely. >> fair enough. >> and date number three, do you live kids? >> i absolutely love kids. i used to work with kids for a living. i don't have any of my own, but kids love me and i love children. >> all right, dean. are you ready for your moment to pick date number one, number two, or number three? >> i think i am. >> okay. i'm going to choose this man right here. no, i'm going to choose -- do i get to get up now. >> get up, close to the wall.
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>> i'm going to choose date number three. hello. hi. how are you? absolutely. what is your name? >> erin. >> hi, erin, nice to meet you. that was mom's choice? >> you going on a date with dean. >> we have prizes for you guys as well. >> my gosh, superman. >> better to get those things than a date. i don't know, erin. mom has had bad luck so far. i don't know how that will work out. >> mom is feeling pretty confident. >> when we come back a special performance by ed sheeran singing his song "supermarket flowers" after this. whoooo. you're searching for something. like the perfect deal... ...on the perfect hotel. so wouldn't it be perfect if there was a single site where
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♪ do do do do ♪ skiddly do do ♪ camping with the family ♪ [ flame whooshes ] the citi concert series on "today" proudly presented by citi. we've got a huge crowd for grammy singer songwriter ed sheeran. he's about to sing another one of his amazing songs off his album "divide." he's performing "supermarket flowers." here is ed sheeran. ♪ i took the supermarket flowers from the window sill ♪ i threw the day-old tea from the cup ♪ ♪ packed up the photo album matthew had made ♪
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of my mum you got to see the person i have become ♪ ♪ spread your wings and i know that when god took you back he said hallelujah you're home ♪ >> hear more from ed sheeran and all our concert artists from applemusic.com/today. we're taking a quick look at the weather where we have scattered showers and storms, heavier pockets of rain possible from the mid-atlantic region. we could see severe storms through wisconsin. especially now and
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this summer you may have more free time to spruce up your house. we've teamed up with nifty. this is good, on a budget. senior producer for nifty, lifestyle for home, hacks and mo more. >> good morning, how are you guys? >> we like it. we have $50, $100, $150. say you have $50, let's make it stretch. what can you do for $50. >> i'll take your $50 and give this bed a total makeover. before we started, this was a plain white bed. we took old linens and had a dye, we have a tutorial on how to do it. basically the new tie-dye. you'll see it on pinterest, instagram, people love this. we use ice, fabric die. typically indigo die, expensive and difficult.
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we made it easy with our technique, ice dyed. $50. we had so much left over, $30 left over from the bedding we got this pillow for $30 to decorate a little bit extra on the bed. >> i like this. >> nice pop of shine. >> new comforter would be more than that. >> absolutely. >> i have $100 here. what do we do with that? >> for $100, one thing our nifty followers love is diy rug tutorial. we made a tutorial with rope rug. we used high quality sisal rope for you guys, because it's the "today" show, so we went fancy. you could do the same technique with cotton rope. >> you made that rug? >> yes, i did. >> where is it? >> over there. hiding behind the bed. >> you actually made it. >> yeah. >> no way. >> it took about an hour to make. it looks like it would take forever but it's easy to do. >> you coil it up. it's actually relaxing.
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>> looks expensive. >> if i have a piece of string in my hand, i tend to do it anyway. >> very meditative, we roll it. we glued it to a rug pad so it doesn't move. layer it over rug floor. layering carpet on carpet is a trend right now. >> where doubts it from? >> hardware store. >> different colors? >> absolutely. cotton, nylon, reds, blues, greens, anything you want. we wanted something natural to match the bohemian theme. >> ready to splurge, $150, what do we do. >> thank you. i'll take your $150. we ended up making this incredible headboard. we did. you can buy a headboard, we ended up making our own because it was less expensive. we added a nifty extra element, lighting. it's lighting we attach to the headboard. if you love to read, this is a great reading lamp to have really easy access. you could do it in bed sleeping.
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we had the hardware store cut the wood for us. we didn't have to use many tools. >> they did it for you. >> we used a power drill to do that. it's simple. if you're afraid of power tools, don't be. if i can do it, anyone can do it. we add add rustic stain. >> it looks really expensive. >> actually, this was $151, so i'll have to give you a dollar back. i think it was worth it in the end. >> tack this to the wall. >> we made legs for it and it was absolutely perfect. >> thank you. that's a win. back in a moment. this is "today" on nbc. >> i >>joe: hi.this is pennsylvania state treasurer
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at paable.gov. by visiting our website can we thank dean for being such a good sport today. >> it was fun. >> happy it's over? >> i'm glad it was over. it was terrifying, wonderful. i'll tell you about it tomorrow. >> it's actually not over. what are you guys going to do? >> we're going on a date.
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>> do you know where you're going? >> upstairs, top of rockefeller -- >> not the cafeteria. >> no, we're going to the top of the rock here, rainbow room. not the boom boom room, the rainbow room. not that kind of date. you
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good morning. i'm rosemary conners just a few minutes before 10:00 on this thursday. meteorologist bill henley says keep the umbrella handy all day long. >> it will come in useful today. showers in the area. heavy downpours to the south. you can see them in southern delaware. a chance of showers and thunderstorms as we go into the afternoon but for now, it is light rain from willimington through philadelphia seeing rain showers keeping the temperatures on the cool side. low 70s now.
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70s all day today. >> jessica watching the traffic. >> we have the clearing of an accident on 95 on the southbound side around 322. drive times are getting better. we have a vehicle left. earlier all lanes were shut down. 13 minutes for the drive time. a little slow. if you're moving toward delaware you'll be slow in easton township, route 73 northbound, there is police activity and the right lane blocked. rosemary, back to you. today penndot is aimed at stopping violence behind the wheel. this comes the week after a local teen was shot and killed in a case of road rage. penndot will pay for more officers to look out for aggressive drivers part of a two-month enforcement wave. this past sunday, police arrested a 28-year-old man that shot and killed a teenage girl in chester county during a road rage incident. i'm rosemary conners, we'll have another update in just about 25 minutes.
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