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good morning. tragedy in kansas. four dead, 14 injured after a gunman goes on a shooting spree at a factory where he worked. >> everybody was running. people were screaming. people were crying. >> the shooter identified as cedric ford. this morning, police say they know what may have triggered his rampage. texas smackdown. things get ugly at the republican debate, with cruz and rubio taking repeated shots at donald trump. >> if he hadn't had $200,000, you know where donald trump would be? selling watches and hats. >> anybody who cared about illegal immigration wouldn't hire illegal immigrants. t
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down. >> this guy is a joke and this guy is a liar. >> is the low road is new high road to the nomination? we'll talk to marco rubio. erin andrews walks out when her lawsuit is shown in court. she's prepared to take the stand as early as next week. red carpet ready. hollywood gears up for its biggest night. this year, the glitz and glamour will be served with controversy. we'll give you all the plot lines today, friday, february 26th, 2016. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie, live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. good morning, everyone. welcome to the "today" show on this friday morning. >> what a debate last night. they don't need moderators anymore, they need play by play announcers. >> this got
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we'll have more on the debate but our top story is the shooting rampage in kansas. we know the identity of the alleged shooter who opened fire on co-workers before he was shot and killed by police. blake mccoy is at the scene of the shooting. good morning to you. >> good morning, matt. four people dead here, including the gunman. 14 others injured. many of them apparently his co-worke co-workers. one police officer is being hailed a hero cop this morning. all of this comes as another community struggles to understand. >> reporter: this is video of cedric larry ford, posted on his facebook page. in his late 30s, allegedly went on a shooting rampage at the excel factories. he is seen firing what appears to be an assault rifle. so far, police have not revealed a motive. >> pop, pop, pop. >> he was following people out the back. i thought he was going to shoot
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the shooter was an employee at the factory, which makes riding mowers and lawn care equipment. the suspect had a long gun, possibly an assault rifle, as well as a pistol and appeared to be shooting at random. eyewitnesss stopped to help the wounded. >> he got shot twice in the chest, one in the arm and once in the leg. >> reporter: anxious relatives rushed to the scene. >> my daughter works second shift, along with her boyfriend, and my niece. >> reporter: the rampage started about an hour earlier, less than ten miles away. shortly before 5:00 p.m., police say the gunman drove through the south central town of newton, opening fire on two cars and injuring one person. from there, people say the suspect drove eight miles where he stole a car and injured another person. after that, he made his way to the excel factory in hesston,
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inside and shooting many more. >> he had no specific target. he was shooting anyone that got in his way. >> reporter: authorities say the gunman was still shooting when the first officer arrived and was able to take him down, saving many lives. >> everybody says it can't happen here, but it's all those places that it happens at. here we are, it happened here. >> we have learned that ford, the accused shooter, does have a lengthy criminal record dating back to the '90s in broward county, florida, where he used to live. this doesn't appear to be terror related and the motive is under investigation. >> blake mccoy on this story in kansas. thank you very much. we move to the presidential race and the republican debate last night. marco rubio and ted cruz laying into the front runner donald trump, trying to slow his momentum as we head into super tuesday. will it work or is it too late? we have
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we'll talk to senator rubio in a moment. let's begin with national correspondent peter alexander. good morning. >> good morning to you. after three straight double digit vakt victories for donald trump, cruz and rubio finally ganged up on him. the fight felt much more like a brawl. >> reporter: at the lone star state standoff, marco rubio let loose. >> you're the only person on the stage that's ever been fined for hiring people to work on your projects illegally. >> i'm the only one on the stage that's hired people. you haven't hired anybody. >> if he builds the wall he built trump towers, he'll use illegal immigrants to do it. >> reporter: rubio skillfully and playfully mocked donald trump. >> now he's repeated himself. >> no, i'm not. no, no, no. i watched him repeat himself five times four weeks ago. >> i saw you repeat yourself five times five seconds ago. everybody is ,
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to win, win, win. >> senator rubio, please -- >> every night, same thing. >> reporter: one of the best lines of the night? rubio questioning trump's success story. >> if he hadn't inherited $200 million, you know where he'd be? selling watches and hats. >> reporter: the rubio campaign trying to gain momentum online, with this watch. for ted cruz, he also teamed up on trump. >> in 2013, when i was leading the fight against the gang of eight amnesty bill, where was donald? firing dennis rodman on "celebrity apprentice." >> reporter: trump defending and deliberating counterpunches. >> i got along with everybody. you get along with nobody. you should bashamed of yourself. i had an amazing relationship with politicians. this guy is a joke artist and this guy is a liar. >> reporter: the billionaire also fended off this colorful attack
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>> i'm not going to pay for that [ bleep ] wall. he should pay for it. he's got the money. >> reporter: asked how he'd get mexico to pay? >> i will and the wall got ten feet taller, believe me. if i would have used even half of that word, it would have been national scandal. >> reporter: at times, the debate moved into a debacle. >> donald, relax. >> you need to relax. you're the basket case. >> reporter: ben carson left off camera begged to be heard. >> can somebody please attack me? >> last night, cruz and rubio promised to release their tax returns today or tomorrow, putting pressure on donald trump to do the same. trump blamed the irs for his delay, saying two to three years worth of his returns are currently being audited. matt and savannah? >> peter alexander, thank you. senator marco rubio is with us now. senator, good morning. >> good
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ing. a lot of people think you had a very strong pmerformance last night. you hit donald trump on a string of substative issues. obamacare, hiring practices, planned parenthood, the vacancy at the supreme court. was this the plan all along, to string together this kind of substantive attacks at the 11th hour to leave this fresh in the minds of voters on super tuesday? >> the thing here is i prefer not to have a fight and argument with other republicans but donald has done well in the early states. we're on the verge of having someone take over who is a con artist. he's telling people he's fighting. his target audience is working americans who are really struggling in this economy. he's spent a career sticking it to working americans. >> more specifically, you said you don't want to criti
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again. but was it the strategy to wait till the last minute so it's fresh in the minds of voters on tuesday? >> no. that was when the debate was. number two, as he reminds people over and over, he says he's doing well in the polls. i'm the underdog. i ask people to join us at marco rubio.com so we can stop the lunn lunacacy. he's going stuck it to working americans and now claimso be their champion. >> the taxes of donald trump. you and senator cruz say you'll release your returns in the coming days. donald trump says he can't because he's been audited. he has been for the last several years. is that a sufficient reason not to release at least part of his tax records? >> first of all, we're release ours. not only release ours, but we do a financial disclosure wth
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there's no difference between the disclosures and the taxes. number two, i don't think it's enough. ted cruz had a good point last night. we need to see the returns to see if the difference between the audited version and what he filed are evidence of wrongdoing. i think the reason why donald won't release is taxes is he hasn't made nearly as much money as he claims he does. he's taken trump airlines, bankrupt. mortgage, disaster. trump university was a fraud. he's not as rich as he claims to be. everybody in finance knows that and his taxes would expose that. he came up with the excuse of an audit. >> after the debate, he said the reason he's audited is he's too strong of a christian. do you think that might be a factor? >> i mean, this is unreal. again, this guy is a con artist. he's always making things up and no one holds him accountable for it. you have a guy who is being sued right now for fraud for trump university. i've had
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we had red light camera tickets. i have some guy go back and write a story about how when i was 18, i got arrested -- or cited for drinking beer in a park after hours. he's being sued for fraud, for defrauding people. he had to pay a judgment for hiring polish workers illegally to build trump towers. he's being treated with kid gloves by many in the media. in the hopes he's the nominee. some are bias. they'd love to see a liberal like donald trump take over the republican party. others know he's easy to beat once he gets there. hillary clinton would take him apart. >> tuesday is hugely important for you. you need a win. you need delegates. one of your campaign spokespersons said you would win florida. you are behind right now in the state by double digits. will you guarantee that you'll win the state of florida? >> we're not behind by double digits in florida. the polls you're citing is
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numbers but i know my state. we'll win florida and do well on super tuesday. it's up to the people watching this. that's why i'm on this broadcast. if you want to stop this man, donald trump, this con artist, from taking over the conservative movement, go on marco rubio.com, sign up and help us. we'll put an end to it. we can't turn over the reagan revolution to someone who spent a career sticking it to working people and now claims to be their champion. >> marco rubio picking up where he left off last night. thank you for your time. >> thank you. let's bring in nicolle wallace and mark, managing editor for bloomberg politics. mark, you were at the debate last night. the old saying, throwing everything but the kitchen sink. in this case, i think the sink was included. marco rubio dumping it on trump from the fake university to the hiring of the illegal workers to the fraud lawsuit. it was all in there. i guess the question this in
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was it too late? >> kitchen sink, bathtub and everything else in his arsenal. this morning with you guys, he talked about trump is a con artist. it was more of a focused message than last night where he tried lots of things. it's interesting to think about someone, including marco rubio, had had a performance like this against trump two or three months ago, whether the trajectory would be different. we're a few days away from super tuesday. donald trump is leading in all the states voting in super tuesday by a substantial margin, except texas. i think marco rubio probably waited too long to put this performance? >> i don't think there is any doubt this was marco rubio's best performance in a debate. was it donald trump's worst? >> it doesn't matter. he's always crummy and it never seems to matter. what i think is interesting is -- so chris christie did to marco rubio what marco rubio did to donald trump. the effect of that was incredible damage to marco rubio. chris christie was out, i thin
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what was interesting to me is did marco rubio and chris christie make it easier for ted cruz to win texas? this indictment of trump on his business dealings was always trump's achilles heel. the mystery in republican circles is why didn't anyone make this case before? >> talking about the effect of this, mark, does this buy marco rubio time? do you think the donors, the loyalists and people waiting on the sidelines, wondering if marco rubio had it to go the distance, are they off the sidelines and is he going to get an influx of support and cash? >> some people will say, we'd love to see a one on one debate between marco rubio and donald trump. the problem is, super tuesday, when so many delegates are at stake with so many voting on tuesday, it doesn't look like marco rubio could win. while he
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florida, and the public polling doesn't suggest he can, it's hard to see how he survives to florida in a couple weeks if he doesn't win a single state on super tuesday or between super tuesday and when florida votes on the 15th. he's in a stronger position with a strong debate performance but it's tough to see how it translates into winning states in the short term. >> all right. this was fascinating. thank you very much. good to see you guys this morning. meanwhile, former republican candidate senator lindsey graham hasn't been shy about attacking donald trump or the shenanigans of this campaign season. he took things to a new level at the washington press club dinner last night. take a look. >> my party is going [ bleep ] crazy. if you kill ted cruz on the floor of the senate and the trial was in the senate, nobody could convict you. i ran for president. i had to get out. i endorsed jeb bush.
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and the doctor kavorkian of the republican primary. tonight -- i endorse donald trump and hope magic still exists. >> did he sum it up well? >> he did. what is interesting is this party has its hair on fire about donald trump. marco rubio is the only one with a hope of benefitting from all these attacks. i think republicans are wondering, where was this outcry? where was this hysteria? donald trump has been doing well for a very long time. marco rubio is now satisfying and acceptable to a broad swath of all of the kind of republicans who laugh at those jokes. where was the strength that he displayed last night six, seve
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could have put marco rubio in the stop top position of the p? >> it's not like the lines of attack were in the bushes. >> trump's business dealings are known around new york and in business communities. they're finally being put out in an aggressive way. it's satisfying to a lot of people who wondered why they weren't earlier. i agree with mark's analysis. i'm just not sure if there is time. >> thank you. >> thank you very much. let's turn to al. he's on the road this morning. lucky guy, miami beach. looks beautiful. al, good morning. >> it is gorgeous. 56 degrees, which we would love in new york city. feels a little cool here, little breezy. we're not complaining. it's the 15th annual south beach food and wine festival here in south beach. in the meantime, let's show you what we have going on right now around the country. again, the good news is, things have calmed down for the most part. we'll seeing action in the pacific northwest, northern california.
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lakes. sunshine along the gulf coast. things are much calmer today than they have been the last couple days. that's what's going on. we'll get to your loc good morning, i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. mostly cloudy skies and occasional conversational snow flakes flying. we can see them outside the weather office window. temperatures are at or above the freezing
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conversation conversational ♪ ♪ flakes. we'll get more sunshine back by later on this afternoon. a chilly day coming with highs in the upper 30s >> that's your latest weather. coming up in the next half hour, some amazing waves in hawaii. you will not believe some of this video. >> i'm noticing the jacket in miami there. >> yeah. >> yeah, yeah. little brisk but it's okay. hey, i'm cooking -- i've got a big burger coming up. we'll tell you about that a little later, as well. >> it'll do us no good in the studio, al, but we appreciate it. coming up, new drama at erin andrews' $75 million civil trial. what caused her to suddenly walk out of the courtroom? your guide to sunday's os cars, from the wide open races to host chris rock and the controversy that may overshadow the night. first, this is "today" on
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good morning, i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. mostly cloudy with occasional conversational snow flakes this morning. you'll need your winter coat and hat to get you out the door and navigated through the day. current wind chills are only in the low to mid20s across much of the region. highs today barely going to make it up to 40. staying breezy and cold all day. a cold start tomorrow but a milder finish. tomorrow morning in the 20s once
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>> he can release last year's tax returns tomorrow. he doesn't want to do it because, presumably, something is in there that is bad. if there is nothing, release them tomorrow. they're already prepared. >> trump told the audience he will release the tax returns at some point. he claimed he can't right now because he's been audited. the alleged gunman who killed three people and injured at least 14 others during a shooting rampage in kansas is being identified this morning as cedric ford. he opened fire at a factory where he worked and two other locations before being shot dead by police. witnesses describe the chaos. >> i had no idea what to do. we were hopping fences. everybody was running, screaming, crying. we didn't know what to do. they started off saying, fire, and then we heard the gunshots. >> police are not discussing the possible motive but they say they have leads on what may have triggered the gunman to act. apple is officially asking a federal judge to reverse the order that would force the tech
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iphone used by one of the san bernardino shooters. in a motion filed thursday, apple accuses the government of seeking dangerous power that goes beyond one phone. new developments out of erin andrews' $75 million civil trial. natalie has been following this one. >> thursday was a difficult day for andrews. she chose to leave the courtroom while jurors were shown the video at the center of her case. >> reporter: erin andrews stepping out of court before jurors saw the videos that have been haunting her for years. >> the first one. >> reporter: in a darkened courtroom with security cameras blo blocked, more than 4:30 minutes showing the sports reporting undressing in her hotel room. >> over 6 million people have viewed the
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admitted to the videos and served time this prison. the videos still live online and more people view them every day, according to this computer scientist. >> it works out to 1.5 people a minute watching that video. right now, someone is watching that video. >> reporter: a psychotherapist who treated andrews testified by video about the panic andrews felt when her stalker got out of jail and she wasn't told, as well as the anguish she felt after the incident. >> she couldn't get through the day without fear and, um, anxiety. >> reporter: and the symptoms she experienced after being publicly humiliated. >> she was depressed, she was anxious, she was obsessive and, um, irritable and reactive. >> reporter: barrett altered the peephole of andrews' hotel door and taped
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he was staying next to andrews' room. an official of marriott said the request wasn't passed on to the national hotel, which is a franchise. >> how certain are you the information was never communicated to the hotel? >> 100% certain. >> the hotel maintains it did nothing wrong. that barrett deceived and manipulated the system to get the room next to andrews. court is not in session today. andrews expected to take the stand on monday and the case expected to go on through next week. >> natalie, thank you. it'll be a big weekend in hollywood. the 88th oscars are sunday. for a second straight year, a cloud of controversy is hanging over the movie industry's biggest night. nbc's joe fryer is at the dolby theater in los angeles. >> good morning from the red carpet, currently covered in white plastic. it'll be gone by sunday. no rain in the forecast. this year's show will feature an unpredictable th
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best picture. that story line has been overshadowed by another year of controversy over diversity. >> reporter: headlines will be made not just by the stars on the red carpet but also those who are not. will smith and his wife, jada pinkett smith, are boycotting, along with director spike lee, in the wake of another oscars so white backlash. all eyes are on chris rock, walking into a tailor made for his humor. last month, he called the oscars, the white bet awards. speaking with the hollywood reporter, he's not giving away any jokes. >> right now, i'm concentrating on the movies. the subjects that are big in hollywood. >> reporter: we know this year's show will feature a diverse slate of presenters, including whoopi goldberg.
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lady gaga is performing a song from a documentary about sexual assault. there is drama around the best picture race. >> i love my job. >> you hate your job. >> it's time, robbi. >> three films are vying for the top prize. the revenant won top honored from the actors guilt. the big short was the winner at the producers guilt awards. for lead actor, leonardo dicaprio is looking unstoppable in his quest for his first oscar. this is his fifth acting nomination. >> what is wrong with me? >> first time nominee brie larson is favored to win lead actress as a kidnapped imprisoned mother in "room." supporting actress is a two-way battle between vikander and previous oscar winner kate winslet. >> your father was special. >>
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actor race, momentum is with sylvester stallone, reprising his role for rocky, which he was first nominated 39 years ago. this year, he could finally take ho home the gold. >> this year, viewers will notice a welcomed change. winners will not read a long list of names when giving those acceptance speeches. instead, the thank yous will scroll along the bottom of the screen. hopefully, the speeches will be shorter and more memorable. matt and savannah? >> joe fryer, thanks very much. we'll have more on the oscars, including predictions for the major categories in our next half hour. first of all, carson is back here. will stallone win the academy award finally? >> yes. leo, too. >> we were going to have a scroll that said, carson joins us now. >> my thank yous will come up here soon. let's get a check of the weather. al is down in miami. hey, al.
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we've got great video. they hold the surfing invitationevery time the waves get to 30 or 35 feet. they haven't done it tin six years. for the first time in six years they did it. look at these waves. some of these waves will reach 50 feet tall. i mean, unbelievable stuff. and they say this is some of the biggest waves they've seen in 40 years. and surfers were colliding wiping out. it's a great excuse to play the hawaii 5-0 theme. let's look at what's going on temperature wise as far as your weather is concerned. if you're out west, man, you are hanging 10. because the jet stream is way up to the north. look at these temperatures, friday, 74 in san diego, las vegas 78. 63 in denver. the warm up moves
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shake a stick at, if that's your idea of a good time. >> natalie is headed your way this weekend, too, al. >> i'm headed to you, al. >> she's a judge at the burger bash. >> she's a judger. ten points for al already. >> g ahead, an eye-opening rossen reports. >> good morning. i'm jeff rossen. have you seen these photos a mom posted on facebook? showing mold hidden inside her kids' sippy cup? what kind of mold is lushing insii -- lurking inside your home? the secret places to look to keep your family safe. inside my actually, philly was the first capital. oh, honey... no ♪ wait, did you just have that on your phone? it's time to mix it up. do it, dad! yeah, do it! there are thousands of ways into the complex health care system. it was frozen.
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be hiding in our homes? good morning. >> we're going to deliver it to you, grossness, but these are the photos we're talking about we have in t we have. experts say chances are, there is mold in your house right now where you can't see it. this morning, the hidden places you should check today to keep your family safe. >> reporter: new photos will make you squirm. hidden mold discovered inside this kids' sippy cup. the pictures posted on facebook by an angry mom. from the outside, the cup looks clean, but the child kept getting sick. so they took the cup apart and found all this buried under the drinking spout. >> that grossness got us thinking, what hidden mold is lurking inside your home or mine? today, i'm your guinea pig. this is my home. i've invited a certified mold inspector over to poke around a bi
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your house, too. this is matt. did you find anything? >> where you keep your cleaning products, there is a plumbing leak causing mold growth. >> anything else? >> up here where you keep the sponges, down in this tray, there's a lot of black growth in there. >> i've never seen that. this is what i'm cleaning the dishes with and the cups. >> exactly. one thing a lot of people don't know about is underneath your refrigerator. there is a drip pan. a lot of times, yeah, look at that. >> oh, my, that is hideous. >> this is all mold and bacterial growth that built up. >> i never knew this was here. >> most don't. >> how do you fix this? >> if you clean it once or twice a month, it's enough to take care of it. >> this can make you sick if left untreated? >> it could. >> reporter: washing machines, a breeding ground for mold, crappcrap -- trapped inside the door. i have it, too. >> this is your washing
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>> could be dangerous if it's airborne and you're breathing it. >> what do you do? >> make sure it stays dry. another tip, if you can, leave the door open between washes. >> reporter: the most dangerous place for mold, your bathroom. >> this is my shower and this is not weird. >> you and your wife have lots of products here. when you don't use them a lot, you don't notice the buildup. pop the bottom off and see the black and -- >> is that mold? >> mold and bacteria growing. >> disgusting. >> this here, same thing. >> this has been in my shower -- you know you've done this -- for about a month, month and a half. i assumed my wife was using it and never picked it up. it's going in the garbage. >> this one, too, you can see the mold on the tag. >> rip the stickers off, at the least? >> at the very least, especially in the shower.
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here we are at your bathtub. this children's toy, you can see the edge of that. >> what's that? >> mold there. >> this is the pail i use, by the way, every night to pour over my kids' heads when i wash their hair. it's scary. >> it is. >> thanks for coming by, by the way. >> you're welcome. >> never come again. >> well, that was embarrassing. we'll go to matt's house next. so we have bath toys. they're another breeding ground for mold because the water gets in and can't get out. sacrifice one in the bathtub. cut it open and see if there is mold. if there is, throw the rest out. >> i think i know what you're doing this weekend. >> the cleaning lady is fired, and that's me. >> i was checking out the sippy cups. ahead, take a look. recognize her? not you, carson. this is a former child star and b
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7:56 is your time, good morning, i'm eun yang. let's check on your morning commute with melissa mollet and your first 4 traffic. good morning. >> good morning, new problem in alexandria route one at buckman road. an suv versus a bus. that could be there for quite some time. this is lee highway between the beltway and route 7. we have a delays up to an hour because of a switch issue. check ahead. big look at the beltway, everything looking normal on this friday morning. >> thanks, beware of scammers posing as verizon workers trying to get inside your home. d.c. police say the scammers claim they need to get into your house to check the speed of your internet or to check on another verizon device. police and verizon say if someone like that knocks on your door call 911. von
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♪ it's 8:00 on "today." cover girl controversy. super model cheryl tiegs criticizing "sports illustrated" for using a full-figured model in its legendary swimsuit model. >> it's not healthy. her face is beautiful. beautiful. but i don't think it's healthy in the long run. ♪ whistle while you're working all about amy. >> hi. >> here's my intern. >> hello. >> how you doing? >> good. >> you're late. >> we'll see if savannah has what it takes to be an intern on the set of the hit show "inside amy schumer." >> i am really into you. >> okay. that's a great start. so far, you're doing
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have mercy. we watch up with the reunited cast of "fuller house," as their new series is set to hit netflix. >> we just kept doing "full house" in our own homes. seriously, we never left each other, any of us. >> today, friday, february 26th, 2016. ♪ all alone we came from wisconsin. >> good morning to our kids back in florida. >> hello, friends in iowa. >> good morning, arkansas! ♪ better when you're dancing >> happy birthday to our moms. >> celebrating her 18th birthday! we're back now. it is
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32 degrees out on the plaza. a little breezy. feels chillier than that. we had a nice group of people, thought we'd say hi. >> we have going to give away a trip to los angeles this morning for leap day. we have a lot of people looking to get in on that. >> bags are packed, they're here. >> ready to rock. >> they go out to l.a. on oscar weekend. >> today. >> yeah. good weekend to be there. >> fantastic. >> something big coming upstarting in this hour. you know this sexy boot savannah has been wearing? we are going to make that even more attractive with a little -- what do we call this -- bedazzling? >> remember "pimp my ride?" we'll pimp my boot. it'll be fun. >> is this a long process? >> depends on how many rhinestones you put on it. >> you're going to do it? >> and i'll wear
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look at that. >> it'll be subtle. no one will notice that. while that gets started, natalie has a check of the top stories of the morning. natalie? >> good morning. the fbi says there was no terrorism connection to a shooting rampage in kansas thursday night that ended with 4 dead and 14 others wounded. cedric ford drove through a pair of small towns outside of wichita shooting at people. then he stormed the lawn equipment factory where he worked. witnesses said he fired at random, armed with a rifle and a handgun. video on his facebook page shows ford practicing with an assault-style weapon. he was killed in a shootout with a police officer. a sheriff says ford had a criminal record and had been served with an order of protection from abuse shortly before that attack. the republican candidates gave super tuesday voters plenty to
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combative debate. hallie jackson as more for us. >> from marco rubio's campaign, this says it all. on attack and donald trump on defense. trump is already tweeting out a new nickname for rubio, mr. meltdown. >> reporter: donald trump getting it literally from both sides. >> it's a lot of fun up here tonight. >> reporter: marco rubio finally turning up the heat. >> what's your plan on health care? >> you have different plans. you'll have competition. so many different plans. >> now he's repeating himself. >> no, no, no. >> reporter: ted cruz taking on trump, too. >> you don't have the endorsement of one republican senator, and you work with these people. >> senator cruz -- >> you should be ashamed of yourself. >> donald, if you want to be liked in washington, it's not a good attribute for a president. >> reporter: the front runner fighting back. >> this guy is a joke artist and this guy is a liar. >> reporter: on defense in
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returns. >> i will absolutely give my return, but i am being audited now for two or three years so i can't do it until the audit is finished. >> reporter: his potential democratic rival hillary clinton, sounding like he's looking ahead to a possible somehowdo showdown with him in november. >> some of the comments he's made which are divisive and mean spirited doesn't quite fit with what i thought i knew about him. >> reporter: bernie sanders arguing he can bring change to washington in a fiery exchange with msnbc's chris matthew. >> you need 60 votes to get a supreme court nominee. >> all the kand it da candidat ready for super tuesday, when donald trump's rivals will find out if it was enough to slow the front runner. >> hallie jackson, thanks. senator rubio was still on the attack this morning, repeatedly calling trump a con
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artist during an interview here earlier on "today." >> we're not going to turn over the conservative movement to a con artist, who spent 40 years sticking it to working americans and now claims to be their champion. >> rubio also said he thinks trump hasn't released his tax returns yet because he's not as wealthy as he claims to be. a unicorn sighting had california police chasing the mythical creature through traffic. this is juiliet, a pony, who ra away from a children's party. she was recaptured and took off again. the calls were coming in about a unicorn running amuck on the roadway. >> it's not a real unicorn? >> juliet was finally calmed down and led to safety. >> cute pony. >> can you imagine calling 911? hi, there is a unicornth
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and you'd run away all day. earlier this month, "sports illustrated" was celebrated for putting a full figured model on one of its famous swimsuit cover issues. >> the decision isn't sitting well with one former supermodel. hoda has more on that controversy. >> here we go. si made a splash with its annual swimsuit issue but cheryl tiegs is making wave with her criticism. >> reporter: "sports illustrated" turning the tide on female body image, featuring ashley graham on one of the three covers of the issue. not everyone is on the same page as the magazine. >> do you love the fact that we're actually stepping outside of our comfort zones, what we know as the model figure? >> actually, i don't like it, that we're talking about full figured women. because it's glamorizing them. >> reporter: former
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cheryl tiegs telling e news when it comes to modeling, a plus can be a minus. >> your waist should be smaller than 35. you know, that's do -- >> you heard it. >> -- what dr. oz said and i'm sticking to it. i don't think it's healthy. her face is beautiful, beautiful. but i don't think it's healthy in the long run. >> reporter: tiegs slamming graham, a voluptuous size 16, who took pride in her size on "today" earlier this month. >> i think flaunting your curves takes a lot of guts. >> reporter: tiegs thinks graham and other plus-sized models promote an unhealthy lifestyle. >> i was always thin and fit for my own good health, you know. i didn't do it because of modeling. >> reporter: tiegs, who graced the cover of "sports illustrated" three times, also appeared on "today" earlier this month. she faces a fire storm on social media, with many coming to
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like, cheryl tiegs, a full figured model doesn't promote a unhealthy lifestyle, but trying to get to a size zero does. while graham has yet to respond, she talked about her dislike of the term "plus-size" with ellen. >> i'm not a promoter of anorexia or obesity. they have to be healthy at every size, as long as they're getting off the couch and moving their body. >> reporter: a message people consider less than model behavior. >> we reached out to tiegs and graham for comment but didn't hear back. tiegs took to twitter in an attack to clarify. saying, quote, being anorexic, b balemic, it's all health problems. >> she seems out of step on this one. >> as we know, ashley graham i
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he w she was on with you guys and with us. >> her message on ellen, it's about staying healthy, whatever your body type. get up and move. >> thanks, hoda. ahead, we'll do a special all oscars edition of the friday fishbowl. get excited, people. savannah becomes amy schumer's intern for a day. and learns all about the less glamorous binge eating disorder, or b.e.d.,... and learns all about the less glamorous ...isn't just overeating. it's a real medical condition. and while the exact cause is unknown... ...certain chemicals in the brain may play a role. b.e.d. is also the most... ...common eating disorder in us adults. hi, i'm monica seles. when i binged,... ...i wasn't in control. i never felt satisfied... ...no matter what the quantity was. afterwards, i felt so upset with myself. to learn more about b.e.d.... ...go to binge eating disorder dot com and talk with your doctor.
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we are back now at 8:14 with the bowl that strikes fear in the hearts of "today" show hosts. we have the friday fishbowl. this is an all oscars version of the fishbowl. >> who was the key grip? >> the movie i lost to watch as a kid was -- "e.t." >> would have been my answer, too. >> carson? >> this is funny.
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shag, mary -- should i pick another one? >> give it to savannah. >> which oscar nominee for best picture best describes now? "mad max: fury road," "the big short" or "the martian." >> what about the "revenant"? >> i guess "the martian"? >> funny sense of humor. >> no, no. >> i don't want to be fury road or big short. plead the fifth. >> the first movie i remember seeing is "the wizard of oz." >> when did that come out? >> black and white in the first half and color in the second. not nice. >> when my alarm goes off in the morning, i think "it's a wonderful life" or "scream." definitely, "scream." >> these are cute questions. >> if your life were a movie, what would be the tag
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>> tag line? >> hard one. >> i don't know. >> this is -- i don't -- go ahead. it says, shag, marry and kill. i would marry princess leia. this is silly. you do your question. want me to keep going? i guess i would -- >> you're arguing with yourself. >> are we on tv? go ahead, matt. >> the movie i regret seeing is -- >> that's funny. >> you can't say because these people come on all the time. it's too hard. >> let's get to pop start. we have good stuff. >> your stars. >> we have good stuff. >> go, go, go. >> we'll kick off this pop start on friday with brie larson. she is the odds on favorite to win the oscar for best actress on sunday for her performance in "room." before she was a big-time actress, she was a big draw at
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parade. she posted this from 2005, explaining she sang on a barbie castle float with a dancing barbie and ken. yes, take it in. we dug up the parade video and there's brie larson, right there, rocking out on the big float right here in new york city. >> so cute! >> adorable. >> best of luck to brie and everyone else at the oscars. remember the child star in "curly sue"? another john hughes classic film. her name is alisan porter and has taken years off from show business. now she's turning up on a show you may have heard of. ♪ on the bayou ♪ i'm going
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>> wow. >> wow. what a voice. ♪ if i could only see >> wow. >> christina couldn't hold out any longer. curly sue is all grown up. all four of the big red chairs to turn. after a performance, emotional. she's gone through a hard time in life but has been sober eight years, has kids and a husband and wants to pursue her true passion for singing. >> who did she pick? >> find out what coach she picked when you watch the season 10 premiere of "the voice." >> heartless, christina. >> i'm not going to tell you. watch monday night. have to keep the magic of "the voice" alive. >> it'll be hard to compete with. >> a lot of good talent this season. finally, tom brady and gisele, a new addition to their fa
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the moon about their new family member. not to be outdone, this video posted by tom using the "lion king" theme song, giving him the simba treatment. that's your pop start. have a good weekend. let's go to miami and check in with mr. roker. >> hey, guys. roker. >> thanks so much. in fact, we're in south beach with the lowe's south beach and having a great time at miami beach. fantastic. we're here. joined by some of the best chefs in the country. we've got, of course, michael white, the fabulous marcus samuelson, and our good buddy mr. jeffrey of the national. this is the 15th year of the south beach wine and food festival. >> miami in the wintertime, that's not bad. like, i mean, lee and the festival has changed the community. >> 15 years. >> it's amazing a
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too. >> absolutely. >> and getting the young people encouraged in the food industry and what we do. it's very much a thing that they look forward to. as chefs we look forward to seeing each other. >> this event has changed how miami eats. other cities should take a note. >> tonight, burger bash. >> i'm judge. >> i got a patty melt. can i count on your vote? don't forget we want you to check us out on instagra instagram @todayfood for everything that's going on. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening -- cheers, your neck of the woods. >> good morning, i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. breezy and cold outside this morning. you can see a good view of tyson's corner ten miles from our tower camera. light snowshowers moving down into parts of southern maryland. no accumulations, temperatures are above freezing. snow flakes are
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temperatures will stay in the 30s to near about 40 for highs today. blustery and cold all day long. even colder tomorrow morning but milder by late in the >> guys, cronuts with froot loops on them. breakfast of champions. >> buddy, take care. let's turn to more of our special series, up for the job. >> i got to intern on "inside amy schumer." i thought i'd spend the day gabbing with my new bestie. not really. >> my first day on set of "inside amy schumer," and i came ready to leave an impression. >> how are you? >> savannah. nice to meet you. >> welcome to the party. >> reporter: he's the assistant director. >> more detailed information and your walkie talkie, with 16 channels of fun. >> wow. >> this is a trust building
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exercise, something we have every intern to. it's fire watching. ever heard of that? >> no. >> lucky, it doesn't involve live flames. >> oh, my gosh. >> basically, you stand at the back of a truck and you keep an eye on the gear for the crew so they don't have to do it. so they can do their jobs. >> so i'm standing here, making sure we don't get rob marylabed? >> you don't have to take anyone down. >> what if i get take down? >> hit me on the walkie. >> i was hoping i didn't have to hit luke on the walkie. while i was busy chatting, apparently, my fire watching was lagging. >> i know you, your face, but i see your point. i was talking. i was talking and i wasn't really -- >> it's how it happens. >> what are you shooting? >> reporter: another rule, don't reveal too much to strangers. >> the standard lie is it's a
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commercial for mayonnaise. >> reduced fat. it's healthier and lighter. >> are you interns, too? >> yeah. >> i'm savannah. this is my first day. >> josh. >> rachel. nice to meet you. >> do you have a lot of fun at the internship? >> yeah, having a blast. >> what do you do? i did fire watching. >> we're running all around. keeping everything together. >> do you ever have script ideas that you throw out there? >> i don't know if that's the smartest idea. everyone has their respective jobs. >> you can think of them in your head. >> broadcast them to your interns. >> got it. maintain self-control at all times. >> stand by to lock it up. >> copy. >> we are rolling, rolling, rolling. >> rolling. >> pretty much like fire watching. still rolling. >> still rolling. >>
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>> reporter: so good, in fact, i was let in on a major secret of working on the "inside amy schumer" set, free massages for everyone, courtesy of amy. >> how am i doing as an intern so far? >> i will say this, the next time you're fire watching, someone challenges you, look them straight in the eye. make them know that you are a wall that cannot be broken. >> so bring more confidence to it. >> yeah, sure. >> okay. >> reporter: now, i was loose and limber and ready for a shot at the big time. >> hi. >> here's my intern. >> hello. >> how you doing? >> good. >> you were late. >> so sorry. >> i heard you were getting a massage. >> no, no. i was getting your call sheet. >> oh, thank you. >> yes. >> let me check this. okay, approved. can we sit? >> love to. >> why did you want to intern for the show? >> i'm really into you. >> okay, that's a great start. so far, you're doing amazing. >> i don't know. it seems like maybe we can hang out together.
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>> me, you and jennifer lawrence or something. >> i'd love that but we need you to work today. >> oh. >> yeah. >> what are you looking for in an intern? >> usually, our interns stand around and they make uncomfortable eye contact with each other. then at a wrap party, they get drunk enough to hopefully make out. >> have you heard around the set of how i'm doing as an intern? >> everyone was saying you were doing a good job. i can't believe how seriously you talk to me looking like this. >> make a hole, what does that mean? >> you need to find that out. >> we're shooting. good luck. >> thanks, amy. >> thank you. >> best intern. >> thank you. >> i love amy. 90% of the interview was una un-airable. the season four premieres april
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>> you sit around and don't do a lot, being an intern? >> exactly. this weekend, by the way, dylan and sheinelle intern on, dylan e road with rascal flats. >> savannah's boot gets bedazzled. good morning, it's 8:26 on this friday, february 26th. i'm aaron gilgilchrist. melissa mollet has our traffic. >> right now, everything looking normal. maybe a little bit lighter than normal volume. that's something i love to tell you here in the morning. especially on a friday. taking a look at 66 inbound, 95 northbound normal. vre manassas okay, fredricksburg delays up to an hour. >> we'll have a check on your forecast right after a quick bre
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good morning, i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. skies are partly to mostly cloudy. there's a couple of snowshowers trying to fall out of the fuzzy bottom clouds. no accumulations are expected. occasional snow flakes will be flying especially down on the southwest side of the metro. charles county towards southern maryland. temperatures are above freezing, we're 36 in washington and culpepper 34 in leesburg, 32 in gaithersburg. wind chills are back in the teens and 20s. the wind will be with us all day long. layer up, highs barely around 40 today. tomorrow will be a better day. mostly sunny a cold start m
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wind tomorrow. mid to upper 40s. plenty of sunshine, 60 on sunday. chuck, thank you. you can get the latest news and weather anytime. open
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♪ 8:30 on a friday morning. it is the 26th day of february, 2016. we're back outside on a really fun morning. a lot of these people are standing on the plaza today. some of them are carrying their suitcases with them. because they're looking to get a chance to win a fabulous trip to los angeles. we are going to find out who the winners are coming up in just a little
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way. i don't know. it's going to be tough competition. meanwhile, savannah is inside, helping bling out her boot. how is it looking, savannah? >> it's looking jewely. >> we'll check out the finished product in a bit. >> matt, this will be sexy by the time we're through. >> i agree. >> it's got to be easy accessible. you have to get the leg in there. >> i know. >> i can just smell, we're going to action thuction that off. no question. speaking of los angeles, it is the oscar weekend. is it leo's to lose? what will be best picture? more of our guide to the academy awards is coming up. we have a lot to get to. let's go down to al in south beach and check out the weather. al? >> hey, guys, it is really beautiful we're at miami beach. right now, the south beach wine and food festival is about to get in full swing.
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kinds of stuff. let's look at your weekend. show you what's going on. yeah, baby starting off with saturday, we're looking at plenty of sunshine in the east. the only real activity will be snow in the intermountain regions in the western plains. record highs in the northern plains. windy conditions around the great lakes. sunday we're expecting more rain and snow in the pacific northwest. record highs continue around the central great lakes. warmer weather move s into the northeast. oscar night, the forecast looking good for hollywood. natalie and i will be there and bring you the oscar buzz on monday morning. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning, i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. a look from our camera looking southbound past the national cathedral. there's the u.s. capitol and library of congress, partly to mostly cloudy skies, breezy and cold. couldn't rule out a passing
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flake or snowshower. what about the weekend? tomorrow starting off in the 20s, highs tomorrow mid to upper 40s. sunday looks nicer with highs near 60. we'll be >> hey, guys, in the next hour, our good pal giada de laurentiis will be here, doing breakfast cooking for us. >> he has all the luck. >> looks awesome, al. after months of buildup, "fuller house," the reboot of "full house," makes its debut on netflix today. >> craig melvin was there, as the cast got back together. >> well, you know, they say you can never go back home again. we're back home, which is incredible. >> before we go further, i want to say one thing. we all look good. ♪ everywhere you look >> reporter: that theme song. >> you've got it, dude. >> have mercy. >> have mercy. >> reporter: and those memorable lines. >> my
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>> how rude! >> reporter: has it really been more than 20 years since the cast of "full house" shared a set? >> did you think we'd end up being roommates? >> not once. >> for us, we never stopped. we kept doing "full house" in our own homes. for real, we never left each other, any of us. >> at each other's weddings, birthdays, divorces. >> several. >> reporter: the tanner family and -- >> home, sweet, home. >> reporter: -- one special neighbor are back for the launch of "fuller house." john sta stamos, uncle jesse, ie responsible for the reboot. >> we're handing the show over to these very able young actresses. they move into the house and they have three kids they're raising. it's kind of switched. >> it's who is helping you raise your kids because, unfortunately, one of the parents has passed
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i don't know what i'd do if you weren't here. >> team d.j. on three. >> reporter: it's a role reversal the former kids of "full house" say they're ready for. >> it's the biggest transition. oh, there's a little bit of pressure for us. >> cocktail? >> i remember what it was like growing up and looking up to the adults on the set. wanting their approval. >> oops. >> reporter: on "fuller house," newly widowed d.j. tanner is raising her two sons and a boy, alongside kimmy gibbler and her thoughter. >> who is your favorite cast members? >> uncle jesse. >> he's funny. >> when i first came, i'm like, hi, i plays max. he said, not anymore. you're fired. >> reporter: certainly no shortage of humor on set. >>
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head. >> nothing has changed. since 25 years ago, we were like this. >> good morning. >> reporter: lori loughlin, the beloved aunt becky, agrees. >> call me becky. >> becky, i like that. >> first day i got here, i had the best time. i laughed so hard the first week, i used stomach muscles i'd never used before. >> reporter: the show's creators promise the family moments are back. a nod to nostalgic fans. with plenty of fresh family fun for a new generation. >> kings and aces, fuller house. >> i hope it goes up to 100 seasons. >> i think what would be great is if part of the "fuller house" show, they let bob saget tell his jokes. >> it is on netflix, matt. who will walk away with an oscar on sunday night? we're breaking down the races with dave.
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first, this is "today" on nbc.
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8:38. we're back with more on this sunday's 88th academy awards. get those off my head. >> here with a preview of hollywood's big night and what you can expect is dave carter, host of front runners on fandango. good to see you. >> you, too. >> we have to talk about the oscars controversy. people are wondering how and when chris rock, the host, might take it on. i assume he's going to take it on. >> sure, he'll take it on at the top of the show. all eyes will be on the eight-minute monologue he does. he tested out some material at a nightclub in los angeles last week. people who were there said he really did not hold back. there is a bit about how martin luther king jr. would have thought about this controversy and all that. i think people are going to really see what he's been doing. he's the perfect guy to be hosting this year. >> might be some people in the academy a little nervous about h
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different. people are going to notice something. we're used to seeing winners get up there and ramble on and thank and thank. they have a new feature. >> so they've asked all the nominees to submit a list of names in advance. if they win, while they're giving their speech -- here's an example -- there will be a scroll for them to announce and name all the people they want to. will it work? i think in some cases, yeah. >> i like the idea. i don't think it works. >> i'm pro -scroll. >> they're hoping it'll promote more moments of speaking from the heart. it's a hard habit to break. people have people they want to thank. >> and you get nervous. i get it. >> i think it'll work in some cases. >> let's go predictions. a lot of people think leonardo dicaprio, it's a shoe? >> of course, yeah. he's been nominated so many times. he'll win for the right
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revenant." >> best actress, what's going to happen? >> brie larson for "room." break-out star. >> she's won everything leading up. >> there's support for the movie which got a best director and best picture nomination. >> i think people's hearts are with stallone. >> even though he wasn't nominated for the guild award, he did not win for rocky, and this is a way to right the wrong. >> the best supporting actress is close? >> between kate winslet for "steve jobs" and alicia vikander for "the danish girl." any time it's been alicia in "the
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alicia wins. >> what about best director? >> i think it'll go to the "revenant," first ever to win back to back best director. i think "revenant" wins the best picture. "mad max" will win a ton. >> if history proves true, you'll be write on 95% of the predictions. >> i hope so. >> dave carter, thank you. >> sure thing. >> we'll have a wrap, the winners, fashions, after parties, everything monday on "today." natalie and al will be live in l.a. monday morning. celebrating some of our heros in honor of black history month. first on a friday morning, this is "today" on nbc. kathleen matthews: imagine paying 20% more for a cup of coffee just because you're a woman. so why does congress think it's ok that women get paid 20% less than a man for doing the same job?
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parenthood, choice for women, and expand paid and family leave. now some politicians will belittle this as a women's agenda. more proof that we just need more women in congress. i'm kathleen mathews and i approve this message.
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we're back at 8:44 with looking back, moving
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>> this morning we celebrate the achievements of black americans that have meant so much to us and people all around the world. >> black history month for me is truly american history. >> it gives us a moment to reflect on the progress that we've made but also how far we have to go as a society. >> black history is about people who have broken barriers in all endeavors. >> whether it's technology, the arts, sports. >> from politics to pop culture, black americans have left such an indelible mark. >> the inauguration of president obama in 2009, i think, was one of those moments that i will forever talk about. >> i don't think you had to be black or a person of color to appreciate it. >> congratulations, mr. president. [ applause ] >> every space of green between the national monument and the lincoln memorial was covered with people. >> i was out on one of the streets as the motorcade was making its way to the cap koitol
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building. everybody was excite and had caught up in the moment. >> when he and mrs. obama got out of the car the first time, it almost couldn't register. >> this is exciting. >> i remember diane carol was the first black actress in history to star in her own television show. >> i've just been told i'm restricted to the clinic. >> i thought that was thrilling and she was so beautiful. she was just exquisite. then one of my favorite actors of all time, sydney portier, won an oscar for a beautiful movie. a wom >> a woman who i respect and am in awe of was ruby bridges. there were so many people chanting, two, four, six, eight, we don't want to integrate. she didn't know she was making history. she was going to school. >> ranch ricky had the courage to sign robinson to a major league
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then the sheer talents of jackie robinson who went on the field and played to the highest level every day and ignored what was thrown at him. and set a standard above anything anyone had seen before. those two guys in combination are black history month to me. >> jesse owens and his performance at the 1936 berlin olympics. i have this picture up in my office. i gives me chills every time i look at it. why was it so significant? jesse owens won four gold medals at an olympics hosted by adolph hitler. the point was to show off white supremacy. what did jesse owens did, the son of a sharecropper? he disproved the entire theory. >> calvin p. was an important figure to me in history. i'm a huge golfer. he didn't start playing until he was 24, from detroit. i remember seeing him as a kid, watching him walk out there on the golf course. not a tremendous amount of ca
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amazing that he'd go on to a champion golfer. >> black history is about american history because the two are inseparable. >> what we describe as the triumphant moments and the difficult moments are all a part of who we are. >> one of my favorite martin luther king quotes is the marc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice. i think there's a lot of work to do, but i think there's a lot of things to be proud of, as well. >> to understand some of the terrible things that have happened in this country and the suffering that has happened in this country. but also the great things and the great people that have risen from that. >> once you know your history, you're a better person for it. >> i think our history is intertwined, so as you look at what accomplishments have been made, they really are american accomplishments. >> that's the importance of black history month. for all of us to be forever reminded of those contributions. >> very different and interesting choices. >>
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coming up on weekend today, sheinelle is going to share her family's influence on wichita, kansas. coming up, we're sending lucky fans on a leap weekend adventure to los angeles. first, this is "today" on nbc.
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all morning long, we've had a little arts and crafts project going on. we have been bedazzling my boot. we have erica, diy expert, founder of p.s. i made this.com. she's been doing the honors. >> hi. >> hi. >> here's our big reveal. >> what do you think? >> i love it. it adds a little special something. >> i wanted it to be tasteful, goes with everything, like a neutral. >> it is. >> crystals are a neutral. did you know that? >> i didn't but i'm impressed by how subtle you kept it. i thought it was going to be -- >> wait a minute. there's something special on the backside. >> that's cool. >> superman. >> everybody needs monogram in their life. >> thank you so much. >> of course. >> here's the deal, it's functionable and fashionable. >> if you want to learn how to do it, maybe not on a medical boot but other things, go to today.com. we have tips. thanks. >> our
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contest and send lucky folks to los angeles for the long leap day weekend. people came, bags packed, and with posters to tell us how they would spend the extra 24 hours. >> a reminder, the trip includes a three-night stay at the line hotel. bike tour on the beach. and a dinner at filippe, the orange. all courtesy of discover los angeles. >> if you wehear your name, com forward with your poster and suitcase to receive your ticket. jennifer and rebecca. these are friends that drove from delaware at 1:00 a.m. jennifer is a cancer survivor. >> all right! >> combined, they have eight children at home. >> congratulio
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>> thank you, thank you, thank you! >> come over here. way to go. wait, there's more. katie and megan. they're college roommates. they have no money for travel so they recreated l.a. landmarks they want to visit using props at home. congratulations, ladies. >> thank you. >> come over here. >> you're going to l.a.! happy leap day. >> wait, there's more! >> keep going. >> where are kim and amanda? hoping to surprise their daughter who moved to l.a. in june. kim has never been to los angeles. that's a really good poster. >> love it. >> congratulations! >> ready to rock? >> here you go. >> way to go. >> more?
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>> all right. leah and jeffrey here? they're celebrating their 25th anniversary. they're hoping the kids do not throw a house party on the way. jeffrey has never been to california. come on over, leah and jeffrey! >> last but not least -- >> that's right. we have elizabeth. elizabeth, are you here? she's coming. she's in new york for a conference. she decided she really needs some tacos. she's flying solo. elizabeth, come on down. you are going to l.a. she has her bag packed. >> they all have their bags packed. >> ready to rock. >> thank you. >> happy leap day year. happy trip to los angeles. have a great time. all right? good to see you. have fun. >> so happy for you guys. >>
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>> yup. >> to all our winners. we're back right after this. >> you guys excited? [ applause ]
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8:56 is your time on this friday, february 26th, 2016. good morning i'm eun yang. let's check in wp melissa mollet and your first 4 traffic. >> good morning. right now we have brand-new roadwork that popped up slowing things inner loop at route one. stay left to get by that. 66 is fine here coming inside into the beltway. inside the beltway you're
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95 no problems northbound. southbound a little bit slow as you head south through quantico. prince georges county, nice and green over there. >> thank you.
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good morning, i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies. passing snow flakes no accumulations expected. 37 in washington, 40 in fredericks burg. we won't rise much in temperatures, highs into the low 40s with more and more sunshine as the day goes along. staying breezy. wind chills will stay near or below freezing much of the day. wake up temperatures tomorrow will be in the 20s. highs mid to upper 40s. back into the 60s on sunday. >> looking forward to it, my school reunion's coming fast. ♪ could be bad. could be a blast. can't find a single thing to wear. will they be looking at my hair? won't be the same without you bro. ♪ when it's go, go to choicehotels.com. the site with the right room, rewards and savings up to 20% when you book direct.
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this morning on "today's take," ed harris, one of hollywood's biggest stars, with a new role that is a true family affair. then we're headed to south beach, where al is cooking with gee y giada. we'll get you ready for the academy awards with an oscars showdown. all that and more coming up now. >> announcer: from nbc news, this is "today's take" with al roker, natalie morales, willie geist and tamron hall, live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >> welcome to "today." friday morning, february 26th, 2016. feeling a little more like winter today than it has this week. i'm willie along with natalie. dylan dreyer with us. tamron is covering the
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beach wine and food festival. we'll talk to al. he'll get cooking with giada in a few minutes. dylan, new chose the jam. >> "queen of the night," little whitney houston. >> gets you fired up on a friday. >> throwback. >> i love it. >> where does it come from? it's a great song but -- >> you get it in your head. >> you'll be queen of the night tonight. >> i'll be in bed by 8:00 but -- gets me fired up at 6:00 p.m. >> we have ed harris on the show. >> we were equally, like favorite movie of his "apollo 13." >> he's so cool. he's in a play with his wife. >> can't wait to talk to ed in a little bit. we have to talk about the republican debate last night in houston. so many people have been calling on marco rubio and ted cruz to go after donald trump. they said, is it too late? what are you waiting for? well, marco rubio did not wait any longer. last night, right out of the box, going very strongly at
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exchanges between the three. >> five things. everyone is dumb. he'll make america great again. win, win, win. winning in the polls. >> senator rubio -- >> inherited $200 million. if heherited $200 million, you know where trump would be? selling watches and hats. >> i find it amazing donald trump thinks he discovered the issue of illegal immigration. when i ran for the state of texas, i promised to lead the fight against amnesty. in 2013, when i was leading the fight against the gang of 8 amnesty bill, where was donald? he was firing dennis rodman on "celebrity apprentice." >> that's just a tiny sample of what went on for two and a half hours. you heard rubio's line, that donald trump would actually be selling watches in new york, basically saying he'd be a
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now marco rubio has a shattered watch on his page. he scored points with the audience. when rubio went after him for allegedly hiring illegal workers at his resort. >> you're the only person on the stage that has been fined for hiring people to work on your projects illegally. >> i'm the only one on the stage that has hired people. you haven't hired anybody. >> so marco rubio came loaded. he had a lot of opposition research. talked about trump university, talked about why are your clothes made in mexico and china if you say the jobs are going there. >> he did what he had to do, finally. >> he did. the question is, a lot of people are asking, why didn't he do it four months ago? >> it's sandwiched into this one debate. >> at this point, trump is so far ahead of everybody else. the big question is, can they even make up the ground that has been lost all along? >> super tuesday, only a few days away.
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the evening's viral quote came from carson on replacing antonin scalia. >> i would look at what a person's life has been. what have they done in the past? what judgments have they made? what associations do they have? they will tell you more than an interview will tell you. the fruit salad of their life is what i would look at. >> the fruit salad of their life. dr. carson after the debate telling a reporter he misquoted a bible verse, matthew 7:16. by their fruit, you will recognize them. a lot of people talking about that. >> heated and fired up debate. people will see how it plays out on super tuesday. >> a lot of people had to turn it off because it was too much back and forth. just fighting and screaming. >> there was a lot of screaming. at one point, it got to the point where you couldn't even understand who was talking or what they were saying. >> a lot of overtalk. >> we'll see if it matters. oscars this weekend. the
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predictions, and we'll see if they pan out. let's go through some of the big nominees. starting with best biktu turepi nominee. the big short, bridge of spies, brooklyn, "mad max: fury road," the martian, the revenant, room and spotlight. that's it, right? got them all in there? >> yup. >> here are our predictions. willie and natalie choosing spotlight. al went with the revenant, and i did, too. tamron went with the big short. >> i think you and al are probably right. >> i think everybody is saying that's going to win. the revenant won the golden globe for best drama. the martian won best cam adomed >> screen actors build went to spotlight. that sort of determines how peers think of the film. >> i don't know. >> they're all good movies. all those nominates are great but they're vastly different. they bring something completely different. >> hard to compare spotlight to the revenant.
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measure. >> the revenant was about leo, one man, speaking up. >> he is also up for the best actor nominee, along with bryan cranst cranston, matt damon, michael fassbender and eddie redmayne. >> most people are saying leo is going to get it. >> he's wanted it so badly and deserved it for other performances. this time, hopefully he'll finally get it. >> is it weird i voted for him for the revenant and the best actor and i haven't seen the movie yet? i've heard so much about it. >> you have to. >> the buzz is great. >> best actress nominees. cate blanchett, brie larson, jennifer lawrence, charlotte rampling, saoirse ronan. >> like inertia, saoirse. >> i wish you told me
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before i tried. everyone said brie. >> i haven't seen "room" either but i've heard good things. >> what have you seen? >> it's great that you're leading this. >> did you see "paul blart: mall cop 2"? >> it's on demand. >> was it nominate snd. >> robbed again. >> i saw some of these. christian bale, tom hardy, mark ruffalo, mark rylance, sylvester stallone. everyone is obviously saying stallone. >> sentimental but incredible performance. >> surprise if he doesn't win. >> also won the golden globe. best supporting actress, jennifer jason leigh, rooney mara, rachel mcadams, alicia -- >> vikander. >> why am i
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>> kate winslet. >> dave carter said this is a category that could be a surprise. willie, you said kate winslet. >> she was great in "steve jobs." al and i went with alicia vikander. "the danish girl," she was almost equally as important as the lead actor, as eddie redmayne. >> tamron went with rooney mara. i went the jennifer jason leigh and i actually saw "the hateful eight." and i interviewed her and i liked her. >> great reasons. >> we all revealed we were honest, confessions, very bad parenting moments, things we're not proud of at all. although we could somehow laugh about it the next day. so you all responded. we loved -- we got inundated with so many of your viewer fails, as well. becky said her fail was when her daughters
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and erupts into tears. she reaches into her purse for tissue, nothing except a maxi pad and said, this is all i have. blow your nose. crystal went tubing with friends one weekend and used her son's backpack as a cooler. the following monday, what happens? she gets a call from a camp counselor during summer camp. told her that thomas, who is 8, had two unopened bud wiweisers his backpack. >> that's my lady right there. >> ashley, this is a good one. her 1-year-old apparently was giving her a run for her money. she put her son into time-out, or not time-out, into the play room with her puppy. she went to take care of the laundry. comes back and something smells like poop. she thought the dog pooped. no, the 1-year-old had
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his mouth, eating po ining pupp >> it wasn't his own? >> the puppy's. >> i don't think it matters whose it was. >> i wanted the details. >> there was a lot of people who related to al's story. you weren't here, dylan, but al revealed a time when he and deborah were intimate and his daughter was watching. anyway, one of our viewers also said they shared that experience. we'll get to that story. my husband and i were intimate and i heard smack then our 3-year-old daughter's voice said what's up daddy? she had smacked my husband on his bare bottom to get his attention. that comes after brenda. that gets you out of the mood, huh? >> turn for the dark there. >> that story right off the bat. >> thank you for being honest with us as well. i felt it as good to everybody else as it felt to me. >> share those moments with those people. >> it's
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we were happy to spill it on national television. al what's going on down there? >> wow. hey, well, i'm about to pick a supreme court justice for breakfast. but a fruit salad here. >> i get it. >> do you see what i did there? >> a long way. >> we've come full circle. >> a throw back. anyway, we're down here for the south beach 15th annual wine and food festival which is going to be tonight and right through the weekend. we're at the lowe's miami beach, pool side. not too bad. it's a little cool i'm not going to complain i know it's 31 there. let's show you what we've got going on for today as far as your weather is concerned. we're looking at milder air, eventually going to make its way east. right now, out west, man. i mean, we're talking possible record breaking
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not today, certainly by tomorrow. we'll see warm temperatures anywhere from 10-20 degrees above average. in fact, could be upwards of 25-30 degrees above average in some spots. as we move into sunday, we are going to be talking about even more warm weather coming on in here. i mean, toasty, toasty, toasty. and when we come back, we're going to meet some of the fabulous chefs who are here. including trouble. trouble. with a capital t. >> we have a troubling trio. >> the troubling trio. coming up in just a little bit. guys, first that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning, i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. a mix of clouds and sunshine and even a couple of snow flurries and snowshowers out there this morning. no accumulations, temperatures are in the mid30s. 37 in washington and arlington. 39 in fredricksburg. when you factor in the breeze, it feels like it's in the low to
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mid20s. you'll need your winter coat today. another cold start tomorrow. mid to upper 40s tomorrow and 60s from sunday into the middle of next week. >> hey, we're back with some b fabulous chefs. we have our good friend alex. >> good morning. >> we've also got george mendez. >> good morning. >> and i think you should change your name to giada las vegas. >> i did. my new name. >> you love coming down to this south beach wine and food festival. what is it about this that makes you keep coming back? >> alex? >> for me to say? >> alex opened a restaurant here now. >> yes. >> it's really fun. honestly, you know, we're new yorkers and we have a californian who needs more sunshine. it's something about miami. the energy, the
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ocean, all together. >> it's the ocean air, i think, down here. i think that it's a chance for everybody to get together who enjoys the same thing, which is food and wine, and all of us who don't normally get to see each other. >> it's the weather for me. >> absolutely. >> running the path along the ocean, come on. >> i'm making a patty melt for the burger bash. i expect your votes. >> oh! i think you've got tricks up your sleeve. >> i do. >> ready to go. >> you'll have a secret ingredient. >> i do. you know what it is? giada las vegas. guys, we'll have more coming up. >> what exactly are you drinking there, my friend? >> it's the essence of giada las vegas. >> oh, my goodness. >> oh, boy. >> save some for me, al. i'll be there soon. >> that kicked in quickly. coming up, her tattoos hold the key to her past on the hit nbc series
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light & fit feel free to enjoy. increase speed, full throttle! (over intercom) ann, are you coming in? negative! stay on target. what are you guys doing? artoo, thrusters! they're closing in! i'll guard the base. for every family that lives star wars, this is the place where star wars lives. where a galaxy far, far away... ...is closer than ever before. come join us...as star wars awakens. now at walt disney world resort. (from x-wing) hyperspace! stop me if you've had this bad dream. you have to climb naked and tattooed out of a body bag in the middle of times square. that's how things got started in the new nbc series "blindspot." >> i've had the naked dream in the middle of times square but -- >> more on that later. >> jamie alexander,
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is trying to uncode the mysterious tattoos that cover her entire body. >> the cases get more and more dangerous. they got david killed. how much longer until someone else gets hurt? >> we're not done until we figure out the tattoos, who did this to you. >> something happened to you. >> i know what i signed up for. we all know the risks. if you don't want to come out in the field with us anymore, just -- >> no, no, that's not -- don't you ever worry that we're playing right into their hands? >> jamie, good morning. so nice to have you here. >> thank you. good morning. >> willie brought it up during the commercial, that the second this show started, everybody was hooked immediately. what is it about this show that has everybody talking about it? >> me. besides me, no, it's just such a crazy concept. what we do is we took an ex
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it's all things that we go through. things that we experience. it's just heightened. i think it's what works. >> as the season progresses, you learn each tattoo is a road map to something that's going to happen. >> mm-hmm. >> are we getting any closer to knowing who put all these tattoos on your body? >> oh, yeah. we have some major, major answers coming, even in the first episode back, which is monday night. 10:00 p.m. on nbc. and it's so satisfying. when i get hooked on a show, i get so angry when they take forever to explain something. >> right. >> this show literally, by episode two, you knew what was happening. even me reading the script, i'm like, wow, okay, we're going to do that. all right. >> good. >> a lot more action. we've actually factored a lot more humor into the show. as you can see, it's extremely intense. we need to have a little bit of a roller coaster. >> i remember seeing the first promo on nbc. here's a woman cin
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body bag, tattooed and naked on times square. i was like, i am. what is happening on this show? we have to talk about the tattoos. you have real tattoos on your own. the one on your neck is not real. >> for the show. >> yet. >> not real yet, exactly. >> beautiful tattoo. >> thank you. i'm not sure what it is. i call it a mocki ing crow. could be a raven. >> mockingjay. >> something with the "hunger game games". >> takes about seven and a half hours to do the whole body because it is a puzzle. we have to be careful about how we piece everything together. if one or two pieces are off, the whole body is off and they're not in the right spot. that's a pain. >> can they do it while you were sleeping? >> i wish. i wish i could float. be in a zero gravity situation. i stand up mostly. it's winter on our show now, so i'm in long sleeved jackets. >> that helps. >> cuts down the makeup time. i have a
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who i love, and she lets me mess with her and joke around and listen to silly music. it's a good time. >> do we have time for one tattoo? >> celeb tattoo. >> can you identify it? >> we'll look on the screen. >> i love daddy? >> pull out slowly. >> if you don't know right away -- >> diggs. >> let's do one more. >> this is a good one. you know this one? >> older hand, helen mirren? >> you got it. >> i thought i was going to fail this. >> jamie alexander, thank you. "blindspot" picks up monday night 10:00/9:00 central. jamie will be answering your questions on facebook live the next 15 minutes. go to facebook.com/"today's take." get at it. >> thank you. up
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taking a look at the headlines. the gunman who killed three people and wounded 15 others in kansas thursday night had just been served an order of protection in a domestic violence case. this morning, a sharerly motive. cedric ford shot and wounded people on his way to the factory where he worked. then he shot 15 people inside. ford, who had a criminal record, died in a shootout with the police officer. cleveland performed a uterus transplant, giving women a chance at pregnancy. the nine-our surgery was performed on a 26-year-old woman using a uterus from a
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it a holy grail item and the sky is the limit once bidding starts. let's get a check of the weather right now. mr. roker, down in gorgeous south beach, miami, where i will be soon, mr. roker. >> that's right. we are waiting for you because i need >> i need you to help bribe other judges for the patty melt. meanwhile, giada is getting ready for fish tacos, let's show you what we've got as far as your weekend weather. she's got a knife. look at saturday. >> good weather. around the country, al. >> it's going to be pretty nice saturday. things quiet saturday. you can see plenty of sunshine along the east coast. record highs in the plains, look for sunshine in the pacific northwest all the way into southern california. sunday we're looking at more record highs making their way into the great lakes. pacific northwest looking wet again we have sunshine through the gulf coast east coast, and down on into texas. whatut
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sunny, light winds for the red carpet. afternoon high temperature aut 76 degrees. >> in las vegas? >> not in las vegas. that's right. giada las vegas. that's what going on around the country here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. tower camera shaking up there in the wind. it's a blustery and cold friday morning outside. still a couple of snow flurries near fredericksburg going down into southern maryland. no accumulations, wind chills remain in the mid20s. you'll need your heavy coat to enjoy the day. plenty of sunshine later this afternoon. highs upper 30s to near 40. back into the mid20s overnight. a cold start tomorrow. the weekend, sunny and dry, both days, enjoy it. >> giada cleaned her hands and everything is ready. when we come back later, we're going to be making fish tacos. >> delicious. >> thanks, al. ed harris is one of th
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recognizable faces in hollywood, appearing in over 80 television shows and films over the course of his inlustrios career. >> here they are. >> the best and the finest. >> times are tight. >> shut up. >> gentlemen, not acceptable. >> i tried. >> looking for insight. >> lightning. >> be with 100,000. >> it's safe. >> out of time. >> you tell me. >> i'll watch. >> new city marshall. >> we can win this. >> you are a difficult victim. >> everyone is in their place except you. >> great to see his career in full and proper context. he is back on stage in "buried child." he played dodge, the patriarch of a dysfunctional family. couple closets full of skeletons. nice to see you. >> great to be here. >> let's talk about the play, won tpulitzer in 1975. for people who don't know much about it, set the scene,bo
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>> takes place in a farmhouse in southern illinois. like you say, it's a rather dysfunctional family. the family secret that they've been living with for years has pretty much torn the family apart. it just kin of -- the play unravels over three acts. we kind of find out what has taken place in the past. there's a lot of humor in it burks it's also dark and beautifully written. the language in the play is beautiful. it's poe et tic but also human rich. it's fun to work on. every night, you kind of go deeper and deeper and see where you end up. >> it's got to be fun, that your own wife, amy madigan, plays your stage wife. what's it like? >> amy and i working together again. we did a play a couple years ago with the same group, a new group theater, and got to know scott elliott, the artistic director. he asked if we
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"buried child" together and we said, sure. it's great working together because we share what we're doing together. actress and it' fun. >> you met on the stage? >> we met doing a play, yeah. rehearsal in 1981. it was a big circle of -- semicircle of seats. there was an empty chair next to me. she was late. i never seen this woman before. she walked around everybody and sat down next to me. she had really colorful socks on. my line was, i like your socks. that was the biggest thing. >> that was it. >> yeah. >> classic pickup line. i like your socks. i think when you're ed harris, it works better than if the rest of us say, i like your socks. we watched the montage of clips from your career. i was going through your imdb page. it's hard to pick a favorite.
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"don't sle don't sleep on the rock, by the way. >> sorry to cut you off. i watched "apollo 13" so many times, the vcr broke. i watched it and rewound it over and over. i'm still obsessed with it. >> good. >> do any of those projects jump out? >> "pollock," i worked on it for years and directed the thing. first time i directed a film. it was my baby. it's held up over the years. we shot it in '99, i think. i'm proud of that. and the beethoven film, it was a real challenge for me, working with my good friend holland. not many people have seen the film but i felt good about what i did in it. >> you've had an incredible career and it continues on the stage. "buried child" is here in new york through april 3rd. great to see you, ed harris. >> thanks
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we're mixing up cuban and salt. we're going to put it over the fish. it'll stick like that, added flavor, kind of adds a little caribbean -- >> like a dry rub. >> exactly. >> what is this? >> quinoa. >> you probably eat quinoa. >> i do. litt >> little seeds and it coats it. you put it in the hot oil. >> great idea. >> it crackles, like having rice puffs on the outside. nice and crispy. gluten free and does that. adds a lot of flavor. while that cooks, i make a little salad of grapefruits. again, nice and light. i segment if grapefruit. i peel it, like i showed you earlier, and then you segment it. >> how long do you cook each side? >> depends on the thickness. this one is thin so probably three minutes. >> cool. >> i add kick of spices. here in miami. salt and cilantro. >> very ni
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now, just to add a little bit of juice, i usually take grapefruit and go over the top. it's pretty and works nicely. avocado, smash it. we took the pit out earlier. lime juice. zest, salt, mix it together and do this. except you need this first. >> right, your base. >> remember we talked about, you were going to smash the avocado. >> i don't recall that. i will deny it. >> go ahead and smear on the bottom. >> smear. >> then take a piece of fish. >> then put some of this on top? >> put the salad right on top. if you want to, you can toast the quinoa in a pan, dry pan, and put it on top. >> wow. >> that's it. >> very nice. i love it. >> finish it off.
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>> what are you doing tonight? >> coming to see about your patty. >> my patty melt. >> coming to check out if i'm voting for your patty melt or someone else's. >> i love you. >> gonna cost ya, al. >> natalie is coming down, as well. she's judging. coming up, head to head oscar trivia. who knows more? my man, willie, or dylan? find out when we come back. skincare now becomes skinactive. new garnier skinactive introducing clearly brighter. a new active moisturizer to brighten dull skin. packed with antioxidant vitamin c, e and lha. clearly brighter does more than moisturize, it actively smoothes, boosts radiance and protects with spf 15. clinically proven. see brighter skin in just one week. new clearly brighter from garnier skinactive. the active way to better skin.
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ople love me for saving them over half a grand when they switch to progressive. so i'm dabbling in new ventures. it was board-game night with the dalai lama. great guy. terrible player. ♪ go paperless ♪ don't stress, girl ♪ i got the discounts that you need ♪ it's a balancing act, but i got to give the people what they want -- more box. any words for the critics? what can i say? critties gonna neg. [ applause ] the what?! [ laughs ] oscars are this sunday so we brought in a.j. callaway to give us trivia. >> who is your money on? >> on you. >> hey, i didn't know that. >> good, take it away. >> ready? >> yeah. >> oscars showdown. the nominees, who won the most academy -- >> you didn't even --
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most awards for the best actor. meryl streep. >> oh. >> willie? >> hepburn. >> katharine hepburn. meryl streep has four. the most nominates, 15, but only 2. >> the go ahead. >> silence of the lambs, return of the king, american beauty. the award goes to, the last to sweep the big five, which is -- >> silence of the lambs. >> wow. >> absolutely correct. >> good. >> i would say, they swept the big five awards of act actor/actress, and picture. next question, robert redford and leonardo dicaprio. acting nominations without receiving an oscar. >> willie? >> leo. >> no?
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>> o'toole. >> did she buzz? >> she did. >> peter o'toole. >> okay. are we tied? >> the nominations are billy cryst crystal, johnny carson and bob hope. this comic host ed the oscars te most times. >> billy crystal. >> johnny carson. >> bob hope! >> process of elimination. >> absolutely right. 18 times, bob hope. >> 18? >> 18 times. amazing. >> i didn't know that answer though. >> billy crystal. >> i knew it. i was going to guess that. >> i'll put my hand on the buzzer. >> you all are a trip. the nominees are jodie foster, jennifer lawrence and reigner. the award goes to the youngest to ever
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>> jodie foster. >> oh. >> friends call her j. law. >> geist man. >> jennifer lawrence. also the youngest to win with four nominations. jennifer lawrence. the nominees are john ford, steven spielberg and scorsese. this man won most oscars for best director. >> martin scorsese. >> no. >> one more. >> spielberg. >> pr seocess of elimination. >> what was the one? >> john ford. >> there you go. >> what was the one? >> i love that you did that. >> all right. we have a winner. >> wait, i didn't win. natalie, you have to give your speech. come up here. your acceptance speech. >> scroll all the names. dyla
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dylan, what's coming up this weekend? >> we've been doing the up for the job internship. sheinelle and i got the chance to be interns for rascal flatts. they were up for anything. gave us ridiculous orders for in-in-out burger. i handed off a guitar live during a concert. that was very exciting. i get handsy when i get excited. >> they gave you flowers. >> i know. they're on my desk now. thank you in advance. i haven't seen them yet. >> great intern. full
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9:57 is your time on this friday february 26th, 2016. good morning i'm eun yang. here's whautbhauts making news. a former police officer and church pastor could spend the next 18 years in prison for sexually abusing two girls. he pled guilty for child po pornography and sexual abuse charges. he's accused of assaulting a 16 17
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a major decision today could change how you pay your power bill. the d.c. public service commission is voting on the pepco merger. there have been several blocks from exalawn from buying petco. blustery and cold outside this morning. wind chills are in the 20s. they'll stay below freezing all day. highs around 41. 47 tomorrow with a lot less wind. southerly breezes in the 60s. starting on sunday. >> thank you, chuck, can't wait for that. get the latest news and
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