Skip to main content

tv   Today  NBC  February 13, 2016 7:00am-9:00am EST

7:00 am
good morning. life threatening cold. polar vortex delivering bone-chilling temperatures from minnesota to the northeast. record setting cold pushing the mercury to near zero in the big apple. warngs everywhere to stay inside. >> you should take this weather very, very seriously. >> how long will it last? dylan is tracking it all. southern discomfort. the republican candidates gearing up for another debate tonight. the field getting smaller as the stakes grow larger. will donald trump follow through
7:01 am
can marco rubio comeback? can john kasich keep the new hampshire momentum going? jumping into action. incredible rescue caught on camera. a car with a woman and her baby inside plunges in the water. and more bad blood? another kanye west/taylor swift feud this morning over racy music. she says she gave her blessing. her team says not true. it doesn't look like she is ready to shake it off. today, saturday, february 13th, 2016. because we got bad blood we used to be mad love from nbc news, this is "today."
7:02 am
rockefeller plaza. >> good morning. welcome to "today." i'm erica hill. >> and i'm craig melvin. >> this is a record. not a person on the plaza. >> we have a bunch of hand warmers ready to hand out. >> and a bunch of airplanes. >> he needs to get somewhere quickly. >> we do have folks over here. we will see them in a bit. look at the temperatures around the country. minneapolis, 6 below zero right that is just the temperature. outside. it is understandably chilly here. dylan checked the temperature in new york. it's what? >> it's 21 with the windchill of 11. that is it. it will not warm up. it will get colder. >> we got our fire pit here. i'll hunt some rascaly rabbits
7:03 am
>> this bitter air affecting 65 million people. sheinelle has more on that. >> it is the middle of winter and it is supposed to be cold, these temperatures are out of the ordinary. they are not just inconvenience, they are dangerous. officials are warning people to take every precaution to stay safe. >> reporter: it's a dangerous freezing, wind driven, record mashing, sub zero cold. tens of millions of americans shivering from icy wind blowing from the plains to new england and down to the southeast today. >> you should take this weather very, very seriously. >> reporter: the national weather service calls it life threatening. dangerous driving in tennessee and north carolina on friday. conditions worse in michigan. i-94 shutdown all afternoon friday after two crashes involving ten big trucks and 17 cars. four people were injured.
7:04 am
a pair of water main breaks in pennsylvania as the water shot up, it turned to ice. the windchill in upstate new york may fall to a mind numbing 50 below zero this weekend. >> i have half my wardrobe on right now. >> reporter: the thermometer is expected to dip below zero. and on a window in maine, a frosty heart just in time for valentine's weekend. snuggle up by valentine's day weekend. this cold weather should not last long. >> thank you. we will focus on that. thank you, sheinelle. >> dylan, what are we lookingthis weekend? >> sheinelle said it will not last long.r vortex. we will see the coldest temperatures we have seen all season. temperatures today will not warm up in the northeast.
7:05 am
right now. you go to the midwest, minneapolis at 6 below. this afternoon, temperatures will sink into theand teens. that is running 20 to 25 degrees below average. tomorrow morning is the coldest we'll feel. below. the record is 3 below. that was set back in 1954. we are looking at perhaps peratures sunday morning. as we go into sunday afternoon, teens. it is still about 20 to almost 40 for this time of year. we will see temperatures warming up on monday. we have to get through the weekend. as we go into tuesday, we will see temperatures above just the weekend. it is valentine's day. we should snuggle up anyway. >> good reason to stay inside. dylan, thank you. turning to fireworks are expected on the south carolina stage. that is the site of the next republican debate. with the attacks getting more heated on the
7:06 am
we have coverage for you with nbc's hallie jackson covering the republicans. hallie, good morninood morning. this morning, the candidates are getting ready for the debate. the stage is the smallest with six people left in the rolina has a reputation of being a rough and tumble state. don't expect tonight to be cans already looking ready to rumble. >> reporter: in front of a rowdy crowd,g aim at jeb bush. >> he has a vicious streak. >> reporter: online, a different target as trump warns ted cruz on twitter, if he clean up his act, stop cheating and doing negative ads, trump will sue him for not being an citizen. >> there is more than a little
7:07 am
somebody nasty with the and vulgarities. >> reporter: cruz and trump battling for evangelicals in south carolina. and on the air waves, ad warsify. this one from trump on illegal immigration immigration. >> his killer, an illegal immigrant.nd this from cruz hit not a republican rival, but hillary clinton. the ad spoofs space" but a different kind of film that has cruz explaining why he yanked this off the ote for a pretty face next time. >> it happened with one of the actresses who was there had a more colorful film history thane aware. >> reporter: the actress the star of adult movies who says she has no hard feelings. >> i have no ted cruz.
7:08 am
i'm a middle class working girl. >> reporter: the job tonight marco rubio, prove he can bounce back from new hampshire. rubio says he is ready. >> we have to have perspective d one answer i would have done differently. >> reporter: rubio campaign aide tells me he is eager for tonight and ready to take on directly rather than pivot to president obama. watch for jeb bush to try to land some punches tonight. hoping it's the comeback state for bush. look for john kasich keeping up momentum after the second place finish in new hampshire. his tactic is different, guys. he is looking and stay above the fray. >> we'll see if that works.
7:09 am
thank you for being here. >> thank you for having re six candidates left. what advice would you give the candidates? >> given this is the ninth debate, we know the patterns with each and how they projectlves. people haven't done well trying to attack. you look at what chris christie did with marco rubio. it was a very effective really harmed rubio, but christie is out. he was a suicide bomber on stage and took rubio out. that is the fine balance thesees have to navigate between being too nasty and showing a positive vision and keeping in the race. >> you mentioned marco rubio. an extra focus on him tonight. >> yes. he really needs to have a really strong performance. he needs to show he can go off script and not a robot there is a focus on that emphasizing that part of his political background.
7:10 am
>> donald trump in south carolina at last check, he was up around 16 points, i y voters in that state are not just evangelical. nearly 70% of the voters are well with evangelical voters in iowa. how is a guy like donald trump doing well with thed voters. >> it is interesting he is navigating that balance so well so far. i think part of what cruz knows with the opening did the new york values attack, that was not sailing in the wind. he knew that was i'm looking for tonight is trump's use of the foul language. this is the bible belt and polite that language in front of children is not going to go well.
7:11 am
elise turning to the democrats where president obama is a major talking behind for hillary clinton and bernie sanders after thursday's debate.c's kelly o'donnell has more on that. >> reporter: good morning. hillary clinton and bernie sanders will spend part of the day in the vote for the nevada caucuses next weekend. and they were there to help out the state party to raise money for the humphrey/mondale dinner. it was a record turnout.anders spoke first. his campaign sees minnesota with a history of electing more liberal candidates as a place where he could challenge but both spoke differently when
7:12 am
>> we have got to be honest andnowledge we still have a very, very long way to go to create the nation that i knowf us believe we can create. >> better presidency. so i, yes, will build on the progress he's made because i am a progressive who actually likes to make progress.ter: more and more hillary clinton trying to wrap herself in the legacy of president obama. and nevada is that next big showdown and clinton haschedule to spend more time there. so on monday, she will be in nevada and formerclinton will take over for her at three fund-raisers already scheduled for florida. back to you. >> kelly, thank you. pope francis isfirst full day in mexico today arriving last evening to
7:13 am
today, the pope travels to areasrug cartel violence. later, a special mass. nbc's anne thompson is in mexico city. >> reporter: good morning, craig. this city is buzzing from the rousing welcome given to pope francis last night. he arrived in darkness, butd with light as thousands held up the portable light sticks and chanted his name. children rushed thethe tarmac reaching out to welcome him to mexico. while dancers in traditional dress performed for the was a mariachi band as well. one offered his sombrero andit on for a moment. earlier in the day on the flight from rome, this sombrero was him. on the flight, he said he was excited to come to mexico.
7:14 am
whether he is concerned about the zika virus that is soere in latin america. the pope told me no. earlier, he stopped over in havana for what turned out to beric meeting with the patriarch of the russian orthodox church. the first time the two leaders of those churches is described it as a conversation between two brothers. these institutions had been separated for centuries. today is official business forpope. he will meet with the president diplomatic corps. then we are expecting the highlight of the visit when he holds mass at the patron saint of guadalajara.> thank you. >> an announced cease-fire will really take hold in the country
7:15 am
nbc's keir simmons is today damascus this morning. >> reporter: good morning, erica. a peace deal is set to come into place. a cessation of week. already it is coming apart. secretary kerry criticizing the the bombardment around aleppo. president assad of syria saying he intends to keeptil he takes back the entire country. this morning, syrian forces backed by the russians and iranians are continuing tound aleppo taking new villages. the rebels, telling newszations saying they don't
7:16 am
isis and al qaeda al nusrang to hold the country. people in damascus say why should we stop fighting when they don't plan to the distrust. the u.n. trying to get aid into the communities where people are starving to death. secretary kerry when hehis deal, he said it was ambitious. he is turning out to be very, t. erica. >> keir, thank you. authorities still trying to figure out what led a elding man to slash his way through an ohio restaurant on thursday night. berry became known to the fbi four years ago for his radical islamic views. it is not clear if those views prompted thursday's attack. police say the tragic death
7:17 am
murder/suicide. the shooting of two 15-year-old girls sparked a school lockdowne reported near the cafeteria where the bodies were discovered. eight shots with one bullet. a suicide note has been found. the teens appear to have been in a relationship. bone-chilling cold here. dylan is back withe forecast. >> 90 million people under a windchill advisory or warning this morning. this is the arctic front that ises. it crosses the great lakes and it is triggering the lake-effect snow. we could see 1 foot ofke erie. temperatures dropping today.
7:18 am
and that's your latest >> dylan, thank you. >> we have more on the rescue we showed you at the top of the show. a woman and her baby in the car when the car is out of plunging into the canal below. nbc's kelly cobiella is in london with the video for us. kelly, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, such a scary moment. this woman trying to park her car with a toddler strapped in car car rolls over the edge into the water with both trapped inside. with the cell phone camera rolling, witnesses called sterdam's 911.
7:19 am
jumping in and swimming to the car. inside, a mother and toddler of time. you can see one man struggling with the car door. it opens, but the car shifts. more water floods in. air pockets then the splashes. another man trying to shatter the window with the stone, but it's not working. the car is going under fast.n abraham saw it from his office. he says he ran to his tool box and grabbed a hammer. then jumped in to the river. at first, even that didn't said. it was very scary. finally they break through the back window. pulling the child free and then the mother. just as the rear bumperbelow the water line. police told us we were in the water for two minutes, he says. it felt more like ten. in just a matter of bystanders becoming local heroes.
7:20 am
that they just did what any have done in that situation. really instinct kicked in. mother and child were taken to the hospital and said to be in good condition. gosh, erica and incredible what force it took to break those windows. >> it really is. scary. thankfully a good the surf is up on the west coast. the maverick surf competitionaves so big, it is like surfing down a five--story building. a shot at glory. we spoke with some of the daredevils about why they do it. >> reporter: half a mile 50-foot waves. mavericks is called the most treacherous surf competition in the world. happen anytime.
7:21 am
stars. 24 big wave surfers. more women are expected next >> we are making our voice heard we want an opportunity at mavericks around the world. fearless. >> why do you do this? >> you just risk death. you get as close to it, but escape it. mavericks different are the water. they cause the waves to pick up massive speed, height and force. > reporter: made more intense by el nio. these mavericks surfers are still feeling effects of el nio super charged waves in waters that are already deadly. >> how big are these waves? >> a four-story building coming right at you. >> massive wave.ter: the waves are so big, spectators are banned from the shore. he says his job is just like >> feeds me and my family. that's what i do.
7:22 am
there's a lot of risk, but the the other thing is, it's that or go get a normal job and be a normal person. >> reporter: you don't want i just don't know how to do that. i've never done it. the deal is i do what i was put on this earth to do.s ride the tide. >> a life long -- >> it gives you talking about it. >> reporter: awesome or as they say here, gnarly.ay it is so intense they had to cancel it? >> at one point the waves were too big. to see what they postpes you wonder. still to come, we're going to get you caught up on the week's big stories, including the treat from fabio. and also if you just aren't in the mood for love this
7:23 am
the holiday in a veryy.
7:24 am
7:25 am
still to come, presidents' day weekend are full of sales. but should you wait and buy
7:26 am
7:27 am
7:28 am
7:29 am
7:30 am
roses are red, violets are blue, you are the president and i am your boo. >> as we come back on a morning, february 13th, 2016. a little love from the first lady to her boo. this valentine's day weekend. coming up, what the president had to say to her and how it on room. outside our studios here at 1a, a very small crowd, although, before we came on at the topur, no one was there. now we have a few folks who are layered up. layered up out there. we will head out.
7:31 am
>> a big teddy bear. >> we will get out in a bit. this bone-chilling cold is making headlines e coldest air we have seen. in the northeast, we have actually hit our highs today. it is only expected to getghout the day. for the first time since that deadly shooting in ol 17 years ago, dylan klebold's mom is speaking out. sue says she thinks of thery day. you will hear from her in our next half hour. and it is a lifetime ban for mets reliever jenry the third time he failed the drug substantial rules. and we hav the recap of the week's biggest
7:32 am
>> from the war of words in the zika virus. here are the stories that caught our attention. frontrunner donald trump won bighampshire. the republican race heating up ahead of the debate tonight in south carolina. >> we don't need a president that thinks it's a victory to go >> i don't need to start the fight. if someone starts one in the future, we have to bring out the differences. >> the cruz damage control yanking the attack ad against marco rubio. >> maybe you should vote for more than a pretty face. >>woman appeared in adult films. and bernie sanders trounced hillary clinton in the granite state. >> the people want real former secretary of state facing a big challenge embracing president obama and turningers at their thursday night debate. >> the criticism we heard from senator sanders about our
7:33 am
republicans, i do not expect from someone running for theatic nomination. >> madame secretary, that is a low blow. >> my price tag is about $100 billion a year and again, paid >> secretary clinton, you're not in the white house yet. come out with your hands up. >> >> after negotiations, a peaceful surrender after a 41-day standoff on the wildlife >> armed occupation of the federal property of the crime is not a peaceful protest. zika virus concerns are growing with the summer months away. >> if i had to decide today, i would not go. >> it's a race against time. wiping out zika carrying pose a threat to pregnant women. researchers believe they can use knowledge of a similar virus to begin a zika vaccine trial as
7:34 am
passengers called it a cruise from hell after the royal caribbean ship sailed right into a powerful atlantic storm. seas and winds of 150 miles an hour. they were right in the middle of it. >> the scariest day of my life. >> royal caribbean is full refunds and credits to a future cruise. >> 50% off is not enough to get me back on>> snoop is now featuring burger king's latest item. >> one dogg to another.j., grill that. >> and could this be the perfect valentine's day date? >> so, tell me about your day. >> straight offthe romance novel, fabio listens and
7:35 am
photos. >> i really like your photos. >> it is awesome. >> he has not aged. when i was a little girl, my grandma had romance novels. >> grandma? >> he looks exactly the same. >> somebody else who is aging well. snoop! i don't think there is not a product out there that he won't pitch at this point. >> it's true. >> you know --mercial is hilarious. >> it is so good. all fluffy and whatnot. >> the guy who gets vaped so promoting something grilled. >> no, no. this is probably a good time to check the weather. >> okay.n. let's talk about california. that is where the hot temperatures are. spring-like warmth. rainy and below average out west
7:36 am
san francisco, 65. los angeles should get into the 80s today. normal high is about 13 degrees below will stay above that. san francisco will stay in the mid-70s. san diego stays in low 80s. likely get close to 90 degrees on tuesday. if they hit 90, this is the earliest they hid 90 in the the early was february 24th. we have to see if that happens. conditions are ripe for temperatures to warm up withhine. showers in the pacific northwest. the 2/3 of the country is all about the cold. arctic air settling in. windchillsd below. in the northeast, we sink in the
7:37 am
and that's your latest forecast. >> dylan, thank you. >> still to come,valentine's day tomorrow. why you should grab your best girlfriend today. and also is the friendship officially over for kanyeylor swift? what he is saying karl, don't you have friends coming over? yeah, so? got to wash this whole room are you kidding? wash it? let's wash it with febreze. for all the things you can't wash, use... her whoa hey mrs. webber inhales hey, it smells nice in here and try pluggable febreze... odors for... ...up to 45 days of freshness
7:38 am
refresher... ...[inhale + exhale mnemonic]...ays to breathe happy for exploring the world around you. for seeking out the new;ried; for doing the undone. why should snacking be any different? our creamy cheese and tap into your curiosity. ow. reinvent snacking. r made a decision. the decision to ride on and save money. money by switching his motorcycle insurance to geico. th
7:39 am
geico motorcycle,for great rides. hello my love! the flame is out... the flame is out, tomorrow my attitude... your mother...onio. que? the stove. it's not working. campbell's microwaveable soups. made for real, real life. one hit the road with. no one i'd rather have dinner and a movie with. no one i'd rather lean love is being in love with your best friend... everything.e ever us two-stone ring. one diamond for your best friend ... one for your true love.
7:40 am
your life who's both. new this valentine' s day at jared, kay and zales. we got bad blood >> yes, we do. we are back on a saturday morning with "trending" and bad >> a special valentine's day edition of "trending." for the inside valentine's day folks out there. you are in luck. plenty of things for you tover your ex. goodwill. encouraging anyone to move on from a bad turn that hate into donate. bring your stuff in good condition, right? or send a picture. look how i hate into good. >> go into the closet. there's nothing there. >> we'll work on it.
7:41 am
go in the donate your stuff. if you are looking for a way to get out aggression, the houston, texas gun range annihilate heartache. bring in stuffed teddy bears. if that is not enough for you. i feel bad for the teddy bear.o try the "i love kickboxing" is offering the shred your ex class. tape the picture of your ex on the bag and go to town. you will punch and kick yourd shredding the pounds. you are staying single this that is your option. if you are looking for love
7:42 am offering the playbook. picking the restaurant. this is a no-brainer. the first date. sushi. it boosts chances of a 70%. >> don't go mexican. probably not good for a first date. >> speaking from dinner conversations now. in the past, talking politics used to be a now. the study found that discussing politics over dinner can increase your chances of a second date by 91%. >> wow! >> you are over it, grab your girlfriends and celebrate galentine's day.ll about the gal pals.
7:43 am
and party at home. toast to one another to anr of friendship. craig, you can do that with your boys. >> i'll spend it with my wife instead. >> this is galentine's day. >> i like that.d go to brunch after, girls. >> we still have that. >> i'm available today, if you girls are. kanye, real important here. having bad blood with taylor swift again. president obama has a love message for the and the bad blood with kanye west and taylor swift. he had an over the top fashion show and album party atre garden this week. one takes a swipe at taylor e says he talked to taylor about the line before the song was released. her publicist says she was never
7:44 am
and doesn't support the mysognistic message. and a picture tossing his sneakers in something tells me the story is far from over. we will see this play out when kanye takes the stage on snl. skits? >> we shall see. next up, we are getting a window into the love life of president obama and his first now if this photo is any indication. it is frosty. now paying a visit to the ellen show, he recorded a valentine's day message to his >> somebody call the situation room because things are about to get hot. michelle, this valentine's day
7:45 am
i'm goingome zucini bread and spread vegetables on ai obamacare more about you than you ever know. >> that is funny. last but not least, adele has another add. cover girl. she opened up about motherhood in the march issue. her little boythe 27-year-old feels come fort comfortable in surrounds herself with everyone that loves her. >> i love that. >> i'm surrounded by love here. >> surrounded by >> yeah. >> am i not? do i not feel the love? >> we love you. we do. get to the tease. >> up next, the story sheinelle met earning unlimited cash back on purchases.
7:46 am
but imagine earning it twice. you can with the citi double cash card. back twice. once when you buy and again as you pay. it's cash back then cash back again. . the citi double cash card. the only card that lets you earn cash back twice on every purchase with 1% when you buy and 1% as you pay.ays to earn, it makes a lot of other cards seem one-sided. your calculus homework. what it can do. make you peanut butter happy. it' s a whole new kind of joy you get a new jif bar
7:47 am
7:48 am
on a saturday morning. valentine's day has us thinking about when we met the person of our dreams and fell in love. >> sheinelle met herllege at northwestern. sort of a sneaky way. >> no sort of about it. >> i think it is sweet. >> thank you. this is a story on this is what's getting attention. >> you went on to meet your now husband. >> i did. >> tell us about that. >> crazy. i was guide. ashamed. i remember it was a visitation day. day at northwestern. his dad was driving around and they were ulled me over and said we're turned around and they were looking for a dorm. i said oh, you're so cute. he's fine. him.
7:49 am
>> and three kids later. yeah, who knew when he was 17 we would have three children. >> you met him when he was 17? >> is that legal? >> i was 18. >> you met your husband at work, too? >> i would say wait a minute. >> we met our husbands at as the stage manager at the station we worked. good old tech tv years ago.been together 15 years. married for ten. two great boys, a dog, a cat. >> you picked up your husband at >> he was my cameraman. when you work at 4:00 in the morning. low hanging fruit. we were friends for a while. he's not 30 i can't -- >> dylan is a true cougar at the table.
7:50 am
>> a commercial break. doesn't take you long. two and a half minutes? time? >> i had to try for two years, actually. she come back from china. she had been there covering thecs. she said oh, hey, welcome. welcome. yes. there we are. quickly? are you biting your lip? >> that's my only smile. i'm sure my wife loved that we used that picture. come here, ladies who launch. we will introduce you to the women who could have a future
7:51 am
connected, informed, included, on every screen in your life. we are broadcasters; always here for you, wherever here may be. tell them
7:52 am
7:53 am
still to come on saturday,ler and owen wilson and 2." and is this the best time it's easy to love your laxative when that lax loves your body back. only miralax hydratesnblock naturally, so you have peace of mind from start to finish. love your laxative. miralax. cuddles better than my husband does... ...but that's just between
7:54 am
it's really cool to the touch. r at mattress firm, get zero percent apr financing. america's number one tempur-pedic retailer today. wait... perfect. at del monte, corn is packed at the peak of freshness with just water and a dash of sea salt. g else. so it' s all-natural and delicious. vo: you get used to pet odors in your car. you think it smells fine, but your passengers smell this... you've gone noseblind to for up to 30 days with the febreze car vent clip. female passenger: wow. smells good in here. engers can breathe happy. to the woman in the mid-90's showstopper... you're right. e. hot blooded, check it and see... got a fever of 103... feelin' hungry?nut? i'm hot blooded..i'm hot blooded! whether it's
7:55 am
or 30-days old, it in as little as 30 minutes. and then your only concern will be how to spend the cash.
7:56 am
7:57 am
7:58 am
8:00 am
g. life threatening cold. a bitter blast hitting 65 million people thanks to the polar the furious windchills. temperatures in some areas could feel as cold as 40 below. the weather so dangerous that people are being warned to stay side inside. dylan dreyer is tracking it all. breaking her silence. the mother of one of the columbine shooters speakser son, dylan klebold and his friend killed in 1999. more from the conversation andembers most clearly from that horrific day.
8:01 am
says about the attack. and a league ofur women ready to launch into space with a possible mission one day to mars. they're all part of theof astronauts. we'll talk to them today, saturday, february 13th, 2016. really really really like and want you to want me to i really, really, really like you and want you you want me to saturday morning to you. welcome back to "today." you said it is 21 degrees? >> 21 degrees, but nowndchill is 7. >> it got windier. >> it does feel colder. that has not stopped these fine
8:02 am
>> i think we have a fire, but they can't feel the fire. we have hand warmers. >> we never give away anything you know it is cold. hand warmers for all of you. there you go. don't put these on e-bay, young la hand warmers. >> thank you for coming. thank you. thank you. we have more. >> i should have grabbed more. >> we will keep passinghe line. we have more to get to. we want to check in with sheinelle who has more on the top story. the dangerous cold. >> thank you, ficials from the nation's mid section to the northeast are warning of the light threatening cold. high winds are expected to drop zero. mayors are urging residents to take precautions. more when dylan dreyer looks at the weather. the remaining republican presidential hopefuls face-off
8:03 am
nbc's hallie jackson has preview from greenville, south carolina. >> reporter: good morning, sheinelle. the candidates are getting ready for the debate. the stage is the smallest it has been for one of thesesix people left in the race. at the center of the stage, donald trump and ted cruz. both of them looking ready to rumble. cruz a liar now threatening to sue him for being born in canada. cruz dismissing that is what he calls a torrent insults from trump's mouth. marco rubio is looking to bounce back from his widely panned debate performance in new hampshire last week. a campaign aide says he isr tonight and ready to pivot to attacks if he is facing incoming fire from republican watch for jeb bush to try to land some punches. he is looking for a comeback. and john kasich is looking for after his second place new hampshire finish. he is hoping to stay positive
8:04 am
back to you. >> thank you, hallie. the pope is in mexico city this morning. he is greeted by wildly cheering pe francis travelled from the airport in the open air popemobile. he will visit areas plagued by drug violence and hold services five-day trip. it follows the stop in cuba where he immediate with the russian orthodox here at home, a major investigation is opened into an issue first reported on nbc news. the government is beginning a probe of potential health risks type of turf known as crumb rubber. made of ground tires and on sports fields across the country. athletes and coaches are illnesses including cancer. manufacturers claim the product is safe, but the government now
8:05 am
and in idaho, a scary skirun for a father and son. winstone was skiing with his son, ethan and ethaneared. >> head's up. it's okay. it's okay. here we go. here we go. i got you. >>n into a tree well which can form when heavy snow piles up around the trunk of the tree. authorities say it is important child ski ahead of you and be alert. and finally, exhibit of corvette, but not the way you see them.s are part of the national corvette museum in kentucky. you may remember security cameras caught a sinkhole under the museumf the cars. two were restored after they were pulled out. they took the rest of the cars crushed in the disaster ando a display.
8:06 am
>> i guess if life gives you >> my heart is beating after that ski accident. dylan dreyer is back now f the forecast. >> and we are watching the next storm system, maybe, that could despite how cold it is, it is going to turn into a warmer storm as we go into monday and tuesday. in the meantime, we havea across canada that will drag down and bring that cold air into the northeast. we are already feeling it back through minneapolis where are well below freezing and windchills colder. a piece of the polar vortex that sits up north. then the bursts of coldo settle in. it feels like 5 below in minneapolis. that is the air temperature. the wind in across the northeast makes it feel we are in the single digits. high temperatures today will be dropping across the northeast. 18 this afternoon in new york detroit at 18. milwaukee at 10.
8:07 am
tomorrow morning is really when we bottom out across the northeast.vermont, it will feel like 27 below tomorrow morning. in west virginia, 3 degrees above zero. in the teens and low 20s. syracuse only hitting the high of 5 degrees. finally into monday, we get back into the 30s and 40s.bove freezing. we continue to warm up which sets the stage monday and tuesday which should be a rain
8:08 am
and that's your latest forecast. >> dylan, thank you. now to a very raw, emotional interview as the motherhe columbine shooters speaks out for the first time about her son, his rage and that terrible day 17 years ago.erson has more. >> all these kids. and the te for the first time, the mother of one of the most infamous killers in history sat down for an interview. >> i'm sorry for what my did. >> reporter: sue klebold speaking out on abc talking about one of the teens responsible for the massacre atigh school. >> it is hard to live with the fact that someone you loved and raised as brutally killed people. >> bunch coming outs.
8:09 am
1999, klebold's son dylan and his friend eric harris killed 13 people at the school andng more before both committing suicide. sue realized it was her son and the sinking feeling. >> i remember if this is true and dylan is really hurting ople, he has to be stopped and at that moment, i prayed that he would die. >> reporter: klebold said she the last 17 years agonizing over how she missed the warning signs from her troubled son. >> i thought i was a good mom and he could talk to me about part of the shock of this was that learning that what i believed and how i lived and how i parented was an invention mind. >> reporter: many of the survivors have grown up with grief. shooting victim anne marie was waist down. despite everything, she forgives. >> it is one thing to lose a son
8:10 am
thing to have your last name linked with a tragedy. i don't have any ill will toward her. i forgive her. >> reporter: klebold wants to ut mental illness. >> i don't know what else i can do. i felt i had to do everything i >> reporter: one parent speaking out hoping to prevent another tragedy. steve paterson, nbc news, los angeles. erica. >> craig, thanks.r the first time in history, nasa's latest class of astronauts split. they finish training in july. four women and fourl chosen for an upcoming mission to mars. we recently caught up with them at johnson space astronauts of 2016 have come a long way. >> one small step for man, one giant leap for >> 25 seconds.
8:11 am
because they're sights are now set far beyond the moon, they also look different. >> you are a class is the first one to be equally split on gender lines. is that something you noticed? >> it is something we don't notice day-to-day whicht. the traits we bring to the table which is what is important. >> reporter: in 2013, eight astronaut candidates were . including these four women from more than 6,100 the first grade teacher asked us to draw a picture of what we wanted to be when we grew up. an astronaut on the moon with a flag. >> you have been thinking about it. >> reporter: the astronaut candidates go through an intense physically demanding ning program. >> you remember the first time you put one of these suits on what that moment was like? >> you look in the mirror and
8:12 am
>> reporter: learning to fly. >> space dancing. >> reporter: to work in space suits. >> houston, we areiate the dragon capture. >> reporter: and to work the robotic arm of the international space station.let breaks, we cannot call a plumber. >> reporter: jessica meir, a a ph.d. in marine biology has studied elephant seals and penguins and geese. christina hammock koch holds a masters degree in electrical engineering. >> i'm a caretaker of the group.est point grad anne mcclain, earned her masters in aerospace engineeringal relations. >> animals.
8:13 am
>> reporter: and major nicole mann holds a masters inical engineering and mom to 3-year-old boy. >> my call sign is duke. >> reporter: their future missions will takeastronauts away from their families for months or years at a time. >> i think for a mom or dad, it isbout it. you understand it is an important mission and part of something bigger than yourself or family. >> if you think about the first moments on the moon wered seeing earth from another planet planetary body for the first time. it will give us perspective about our place in the solar system and universe is incredibly we are all impressed with the women. they were gracious and down to w when they will
8:14 am
they are waiting for their missions. there is a good chance one of them could go to s a chance that you have the right stuff. there is still time to apply. recruiting and accepting applications for the new class of astronauts. you log on to gov. search for astronaut candidate. you still have a few days. good luck. >> if you get accepted, will you >> a couple have been through this before. jessica in 2009, she said she made it to the second or third ne applied before as well. made it to a couple rounds. >> what makes a good astronaut? >> she said interestingly, they all the time. it is a bit of everything. you do need to be open to new things and you have to be able to learn really well.verybody has to speak russian. they spend hours with private russian tutors. >> that's right.
8:15 am
>> i did apply to nasa school at one point. i didn't get accepted. >>nd you're brilliant. seriously. >> i can do a little math. that doesn't make me astronaut quality. >> you got your chance. >> you call dylan brilliant they are like, wrap. up next, is now the time to buy some of those big ticket items on sale this day weekend or should you wait? eat up, buddy. you'll get it this time. yeah don't let go until i say so. i got you... start strong with the lasting energy of 100%
8:16 am
i'm like a boxer in a ring. a small boxer. you don't expect much... and then, wham! i hit 'em with huge creamy goodness! alright round two!rlfriend! rich, creamy, 100% natural cheese. mini babybel. snack a little bigger. a body of proof. p proof of less joint pain. and clearer skin. this is my body of proof c arthritis with humira. humira works by targeting and helping to block a specific source of inflammation that contributes to bothin symptoms. it's proven to help relieve pain, stop further joint damage and clear skin in many adults. cribing humira for 10 years. humira can lower your
8:17 am
including tuberculosis. infections and cancers, including lymphoma, have happened, as have blood, liver and nervous system problems, ions, and new or worsening heart failure. before treatment, get tested for tb. tell your doctor if you've been to areas where certain fungal infections are common, had tb, hepatitis b, are prone to infections, or have flu-like symptoms or sores. don't start humira if you have an infection. want more proof? umatologist about humira. humira. this is my body of proof! back now on a saturday morning. have you noticed a lot of commercials this week telling you about a super sale of some sort in honor of presidents' weekend? it now? we have jeanette with us.
8:18 am
let's start with furniture. >> when it comes to furniture, you want to know this is the time to buy. >> buy uy now. go to town on that. the new designs came in for 2016. they are getting rid of old >> from furniture now, the question is do we buy now or wait later for? >> for jewelry. you think? >> i would say wait later. >> brilliant. although tomorrow's valentine's day. i will tell you, wait until theys. that's the time to buy those diamonds. >> all right. the game continues here. buy now or wait later. now we are in home would say buy now. >> brilliant. >> i have a 50/50 shot. >> home appliances, expect to see at least 35% do package deal was more than one appliance. go for energy star because you
8:19 am
depending on where you live. love that. >> buy now or wait for is is a fun game. >> because you're winning. >> that's true. digital cameras, smartphones. i would say you almost had it. >> why do we have to wait? >> good deals now because it is the consumer electronics show ey are getting rid of 2015 designs. you get great deals. look online, too. >> okay. buy now for digital cameras and artphone smartphones. cars. i always heard you wait until the end of the model year to buy a car. >> good looks and>> wait for later? >> yes. absolutely wait. september, october, you will get great deals. if you cannot wait, buy towardthe month. wait. >> why?
8:20 am
their sales if it is busy on the lot, they won't negotiate. >> buy now or wait withsses. i feel i see more mattresses commercials more than anything. buy now? >> no. here's the thing.n it in your direction. you could get good deals this weekend. historically, weekend that you get go prices. there is wiggle room. >> you can haggle over your >> i just bought one because i had to. otherwise i would wait. >> we always learn something. thank you for being with us. still ahead, the boys arein town. owen wilson and ben stiller. reprizing their roles for "zoolander 2."today" on
8:21 am
8:22 am
8:23 am
still to come on "today,"w when you are really in love? two relationship experts weigh financial advisor, up that stock again? selling some of it. my dad gave me those shares, you know. he ran that company. but you know i think you own too much. gotta manage your risk. and you've gotta switch to decaf.n, even if you disagree. with 13,000 financial advisors, it's how edward jones
8:24 am
thritis pain, so you don't have to stop. because you believe in go. onward. today's the day. tylenol 8hr arthritis pain has two layers of pain relief. the first is fast. the second lasts all day. ur day back. what you do with it is up to you.
8:25 am
e money on your medicare part d prescriptions, walgreens says, carpe med diem. seize the day to get mort d. just switch to walgreens for savings of your day. now preview the cost of your copay before you fill. you can even get one-dollar
8:26 am
8:27 am
8:28 am
8:29 am
8:30 am
we are back on a saturday morning. february 13th, day to sit by the fire. >> an awful day to sit outside. >> don't worry. oh, yeah.all on the blankets. dylan, do you remember when we went to the ice hotel? >> these are the blankets there.ittle chilly here in new york and across the country. tens of millions of people are going to be affected by this. in all seriousness, a rough day.
8:31 am
derek zoolander is back. coming up. our conversation with and owen wilson about "zoolander 2." and the perfect question forne's day weekend. how do you really know if you are really in love? how do you know, erica hill? >> you know how my mom said when you know, you know. cheryl, you were right. >> we will answer that question. also ahead, if you are looking to make a yummyday breakfast for your sweetheart tomorrow. we have the perfect dish with waffles. a quick programming to rio continues as the americans run for a chance to run at the olympic games. the 2016 olympic marathonn los angeles. full coverage begins today at 1:00 eastern here on nbc. how about a final check? >> i realize i'm sitting really close to you.
8:32 am
>> not because you like him. you're cold.g. >> that's how cold you are. i'm so cold, i'm sitting close to craig. ease. we have to get through the weekend in the northeast. the next storm system, once it gets here, it will bring mainly rain to the major through saturday and into sunday, we will see snow through the ohio valley and tennessee river valleys. we will see the snow make its way to virginia andfore it turns to a wintry mix. we start with snow monday afternoon in the northeast, but it changes to rain as warm up. we are looking at the cold air to continue for the weekend. temperatures in the teens and 20s. windchill below zero. tomorrow northeast, that's going to be as cold as it gets with windchills 25 to 30 degrees below zero.
8:33 am
and we found another dylan on the plaza with this amazing what do you call this? pom-pom? >> yeah. >> what do you call this? >> warm. >> straight from minnesota. erica. dylan, thanks. a little celebrity fun this
8:34 am
we sat down with owen wilson and ben stiller for the job. someone has to do it. "zoolander" was not a box office hit when it opened, but it was a and it made derek and hansel household names. they are back in "zoolander 2." >> he was once the world's most model. but that was a long, long, long time ago. >> it's been 15 years sincet saw derek zoolander strike a pose and stop moving objects. from supermodel to super ive. it is a conspiracy to kill the world's most beautiful people that gets derek and hansel out of hiding to solve such a >> peace out, world. >> we're back.
8:35 am
yes, but a lot has changed in the world of high >> you are -- >> i'm sorry i can't understand a word you're saying. >> sitting down with ben stiller and owen wilson, the beauty andd derek and hansel. we touched on film and politics steel. >> how are you doing? >> good. >> legend has it blue steel was inspired by your mirror face. is there truth in that? >> came out of the face i would make when i would brush my hair and my wife would say why areat face. i would say what face? >> owen, do you have one? >> yes, i do have one. >> owen's look has a sound. owen's hansel look has a sound. >> beautiful. >> it's a work of art right only one person can know how
8:36 am
>> how would derek zoolander interpret this look? blue steel. >> i would call that sad puppy and a dog. >> we do have to be fair.ers. how would derek and hansel interpret? >> gray steel. >> >> i personally think that derek and hansel are responsible for some of the in cinematic history. what would other magnificent dialogue had derek and round for "a few good men?" >>hehe code red? >> i'll answers the ou want answers? >> i want the truth. >> you can't handle the truth. >> i love you, jack. >> don't you do
8:37 am
do you understand me? >> i'm so cold. >> rose. >> you're going to go on andf babies and watch them grow. you will die an old -- is this really the dialogue? >> promise me that you'll >> i promise. >> never let go. >> i'll never let go, jack. i'll never let go. and that never gets old. "zoolander 2" is in theaters how. i can't remember a movie hy cameos in it. >> folks from here, too. >> matt lauer and natalie >> a good idea. thank you. up next, one of life's burning questions. how can you tell if you are truly in love?se messages. male penguins show their love with... a pebble. some males, however... are smarter than others. select diamonds
8:38 am
in america... every kiss begins with kay. guys, kay jewelers would like to remind you...nt season. and, all engagement and wedding rings are 20% off this friday through monday jewelry store for... yes! ngering odors in his bathroom yep, he's gone noseblind he think it smells fine, but his guests smell this... sfx: ding, toilet flushing sfx: music beginscts heavy duty has up to two times the odor-eliminating power to remove bathroom odors you've gone noseblind tosmall spaces heavy duty... continuously eliminate up to two times the odors for 30 daysaces and air effects' [inhale + exhale mnemonic] two
8:39 am
i am never getting married. never. psssssh. guaranteed.ul ring. thank you. we're never having kids. mmm-mmm. breathe. i love it to the suburbs. we are never getting one of those (minivan). we are never having another kid. i'm pregnant.etting go. for all the nevers in life,
8:40 am
we are back on a saturday morning with an important question on this valentine's day weekend. what is love? >> it is an age old question that some answer to.
8:41 am
>> you complete me.been chronicle kron chronicled on film for decades. those scenes. those lines. that love. >> when you realize spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible. >> it starts with age and what is it? ask 100 people and you get 100 different answers. >> love is awesome. >> love is being together. >> giving a girl a >> love is your first grand child. yes. >> love is when someone like reaches for your food and youthe sudden urge to slap their hand way. >> you know you are in love when you would rather hang out with your girlfriend than your best >> being in love is loving the craziness that every day brings.
8:42 am
>> being in love means remember the rest of your life. look at your wife every day and say it's my fault. >> we tell each other every e up in the morning with a hug and kiss. >> and he sings in the shower. >> sure you're awake. >> i love him. >> robi >> good morning. >> i know folks come to you all the time. the opinions are going to vary. in your opinion, what is love? how do you know you're in love? >> well, i think falling in love when you are in love, you are under the influence of a neuro chemical it packs a woll allop.g your partner
8:43 am
what everyone sees as annoying,s adorable. >> the insurance tensity is turned up. you want to be around this person all the nk everybody else wants them as well. there is a physical attraction and intellectual attraction andompatibility as well. >> what is the difference between being in love and loving someone? >> well, i think it is more so when you love somebody, you don't mind sharing them. you might even match them up with somebody else. when you are in love with , you don't want them with anybody but you. you plan your life around them. >> when you are falling in love, you are on that roller coaster.. it's insecure. thank god we don't live like that all the time. >> it changes. it is different wheng and meet someone for the first time. all of a sudden you have
8:44 am
a good way. >> right. >> you know, in the end, i think loving somebody is having that sense of home base. there aren't necessarily so many highs or lows. there's a sense of expansion beyond the two of you friends and family. >> i think it's more normal. it is loving who you are when you are around that person and loving who you can be. like you help each other to become the person you are meant to be in the best-case >> that is a good way to look at it. what is the pressure for valentine's day and people not in a relationship? for couples one half of the couple feels more committed than the other. they feel they don't have the traditional commitment symbol whatever it may be. when do you know it is time tomaybe cut and run?
8:45 am
>> lots of different non traditional relationships today. more people are co- habitating more than getting married. if you are to wake up a year from now and your relationship and your life was unfolding the way you wanted it to the relationship you want to be in. what would the day look like? visualize that and go for need to respect your relationship goals. you have to be direct and say i want marriage and i want kids. put it out there. can't give that to you, cut your losses. >> how do you sustain love? how do you make sure it is theasts a lifetime? >> you have to first of all look at a person's character and see if you are looking at same direction. do you have the same goals?
8:46 am
of life and are you willing to help each other love exists within reality. if that exists with what you want and if it does and match up, that can be >> you know, studies show that couples who succeed and fails, the couples that succeed more positive-to-negative interactions even when they are fighting. >> support each other. nurture and love. >> thank you so much. robi and ian, happy valentine's up next, speaking of love, how about a delicious breakfast to help you get in the moode's day weekend. i do love to eat. >> we love to eat a lot on this show.
8:47 am
8:48 am
8:49 am
this morning in "today's food" a delicious breakfast full of foods to get you in the mood. the opener of rocket in chicagoh us on "today." good morning. >> i like how you said that. in the mood. we will get in the mood with mosas. >> what are our options? >> u don't see a lot of leachy. we have mango. we take this to the chocolateh cheesecake mousse. can you tell which minimum mimosas?
8:50 am
and berries and cocoa powder. the chocolate waffles. we have eggs and buttermilk and adding oil. >> you do all the wetgredients together. >> yes. i'll start on the dry. you keep them separate. go ahead and whisk that together. we have flour and cocoa and brown sugar and baking powder and salt. right where you are when you have it mixed -- we have it separate because you want the mixed well. we push this together. then now you really have to go to work as you can tell. then you will mix that up until it is sort of batter-like. >> mixed. >> yeah. i can do that. what you will do is fold in chocolate chips. if you don't want that, you can use white chocolate.
8:51 am
you can eat them like that like it is a buffet. >> you don't want to serve anybody that. baby m&ms. >> peanut butter. >> you love it. we have egg whites that we made nice and fluffy and airy because we want the waffles to be light andhen we fold. >> you don't want to go crazy because you want to maintain the fluffiness for the waffles. >> i never know when i'm stop folding. >> when it stops losing the white color. don't go crazy. you could see here that smoking hot ready to go. we will make the chocolate >> how do you like it? >> it is good. >> i would like another one. >> i have one for you.
8:52 am
depends on the size waffle iron. then we have the waffles. what is great, if you don't want to c can throw these in the freezer and then pop in the toaster or oven. then we have cream cheese, sour cream, sugar, vanilla. then throw your berries on. then userry syrup. there you go. >> i don't have a fork. >> i'll use a spoon. >> i'll give you mean.hank you. rock star as always. you can get the recipe at >> cheers. >> >> cheers to you. >> first these messages. does the smell of a freshly bound presentation fill you with optimism? do you love your wireless
8:53 am
more than certain family members?to a filing system only you understand? does printing from your tablet to your wireless printer give you a jolt of confidence? ntric. someone who knows that the right office gear helps you do great things. has it all. office depot officemax. gear up for great. biggest of the decade. with total accumulation roads will be shut down indefinitely. and schools are go great with a cold and a nice red. made for real, real life. the citi double cashth cash back twice on purchases. earn once when you buy, and again as you pay. now, and cash back again later. it's cash back d\j vu. the citi double cash card. at lets you earn cash back twice on every
8:54 am
with 1% when you buy and p it makes a lot of other cards seem one sided. eat up, buddy. you'll get it this time. ok not too quick don't let go until i say so. i got you... energy of 100% you're doing it! whole grain quaker oats. and off you go. chantix. i had a lot of doubts going in. i was a smoker. hands down, it was, that's who i was. after one week of chantix,uit. along with support, chantix (varenicline) is proven to help people quit smoking. chantix definitely helped reduce my urge to smoke. behavior, thinking or mood, hostility, depressed mood and suicidal thoughts or actions while taking or after stopping chantix. taking chantix. if you have any of these, stop chantix and call your doctor right away. tell your doctor about any history seizures. don't take chantix if you've
8:55 am
or skin reaction to it. if you have these, stop cor right away as some can be life-threatening. tell your doctor if you have heart or develop new or worse symptoms. get medical help right away art attack or stroke. decrease alcohol use while taking chantix. use caution when driving most common side-affect is nausea. whole lot of fun. ask your doctor if chantix is right for you. hi dad. think about it there must be higher love rt what do you think? and in the stars above hi ted, glad you could join us, going to like these numbers.
8:56 am
lier in the show, we talked about how we met our spouses.
8:57 am
8:58 am
8:59 am
a very cold start to your @weekend. @we have team coverage of the @plunging temperatures. @>> that is right. @our temperatures have dropped @overnight. @we are going to stay in a deep @freeze through the weekend. @i will let you know when @things are finally going to @shift. @ good morning. @the sun ishining and the sky @was blue. @even though it is bitterly


info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on