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good morning. good morning. clinton asked why she took the massive speaking fees from wall street. that's what they offered. and donald trump flapddemands a dooff. >> ease losing it. we're looiblibel it wake up ap-donald would have nuked denmark. glt .
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heated every day. bomb on board? what blew a large hole on the commercial jet. the growing fears it was a terrorist attack. state of emergency. florida's governor taking new action after at least nine cases of zika are reported in that case. how did a virus you knew about just weeks ago become such a threat? and hello kitty. for the first time ever the only jaguar known to live in the u.s. is captured on camera. the big cat scientists have been trying to spot for years. today thursday, february 4, 2016. from nbc newewthis is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie live from studio 1 a in rockefeller plaza. >> welcome to "today." >> we have covered campaigns in the past where it has gotten rough. the charges and counter charges going back and forth especially on the republican side is getting really intense. >> and we have nine months before election day. the stakes are high. that is why we are seeing it get so heated. that is the top story.
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sanders at a town hall. they have a debate tonight. ted crcr laying in on donald trump for accusing him of illegally stealing the iowa caucuses. we begin our coverage with hallie jackson in manchester. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. you and matt said it. today there is a new tone to the frontrunners feud. donald trump and ted cruz will be barnstorming new hampshire but trump is stutu on iowa calling cruz a cheater. air trump stops for engine trouble. donald trump now demanding a do over after his second place finish in the iowa caucuses. >> i think i came in first if you take a look. that voter fraud.
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>> reporter: trump accusing ted cruz of stealing iowa, not winning it echoing ben carson's complaininabout some cruz staffers. out,ut he was not. >> i think it s a disgrace i think those votes should be taken away. he really lies. i don't like to use that term but he really lies. >> reporter: cruz who is not under investigation came back with his own one linerer >> it is no surprise that donald is throwing another temper tantrum or trumper tantrum. >> he is calling you a cheater, a a aud. does this cross the line for you? >> donald's insults get more and more hysterical the more upset he gets.
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i have to tell you they are better behaved than a presidential candidate who responds by insulting everyone every day when he loses. >> reporter: the texas senator taking a dig at sarah palin n of a dirty trick. >> it seems if you spend too much time with donald trump. >> [ laughter ] >> strange things happen to people. >> reporter: a new tone to the feud. on the establishmeme side jeb bush expected to get backup from george w. bush giving his brother a helping hand when he appears to need it. >> send a signal that we are prepared t tact in the security of this country. to get back in the business of a more peaceful world. priest clap. please clap. >> reporter: today two fewer competitors. lease clap. >> reporter: today two fewer
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rand paul and rick santorum dropping out. paul is not expected to endorse anybody before the new hampshire primary. and santorum is backing marco rubio. >> hillary clinton and bernie sanders fielded tough questions in a town hall forum. andrea mitchell is at the university of new hampshire where tonight's event is being held. >> reporter: tonight msnbc bate will be their first debate and only one before the new hampshire primary. they did warm up appearing separately wednesday night. a differt side of hillary clinton was s display wednesday night. >> i have had d be in public dealing with difficult issues. >> reporter: saying she relied on a jesuit parable.
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listen to critics, answer questions but at the end be grateful. >> reporter: critics pounced on how she exexained taking $675,000 from wall street for speeches. >> i don't know. that is what they offered. >> i do not know any progressive who hahathese super pacs and takes $15 million from wall street. >> reporter: sanders and clinton have been trading jabs for day over who is the real progressive. >> some of my best friends are moderates. you can't be a moderate and a progressive. they are different. >> i was somewhat amused that senator sanders set himself up for gatekeeper on progressives >> reporter: clinton is behind on a state she won years ago. >> this state has been so good to me and my family.
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happens in new hampshire. >> reporter: counting on blunting sanders momentum three weeks from now in south carolina where bill clinton was campaigning wednesday night. >> who is the best change maker. >> reporter: tonight's debate is really hillary clinton's last chchce to re-introduce h hself to new hampshire voters who are overwhelmingly supporting bernie sanders. she will be on the stage face-to-face with sanders at the >> thank you very mumu. chuck todd is in new hampshire co-moderating tonight's debate on msnbc. we have msnbc political l alyst ninile wallace with us i i studio. . chuck, i w wl start with you. donald trump accusing ted cruz of stealing the election in iowa. the substance of it?
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>> i am shocked that political campaigns try to win elections. did they take advantage of the situation with carson. yes. a lot of stuff goeoeon behind the scenes there. it's donald trump playing a little bit of politics. that said, i have to say the more they fight, the more this helps one candidate. not ted cruz, not donald trump but marco rubio. the private polling i have been hearing about over the past two days post-iowa indicates that cruz hasn't gotten a bump partly because trump has been beating him up. there is only one guy on the rise. marco rubio. >> nicole, we know the voter base in new hampshire is different than iowa. are the new hampshire voters emotional voters or are they pragmatic voters? in other words, are they going to go for cruz or trump or look for someone, the best person to
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the democratic nominee is? >> historically and i feel like i need to give that caveat becaususnothing has been historic -- - r two reasons they are practical voters. in new hampshire independents can participate in each party's primary. you will read people not just choosing between rubio and kasich. kasich is also doing well in private and public polling. and marco rubio. they are making a completely itoves at the edges. and the knife fight between cruz and trump runs a risk of n n just each man destroying the other but alienating voters to bring to the camp. knife fight but maybe label fight. bernie sanders and hillary clinton and who is the most progressive person in the race. who is getting the better of that one? >> i think it really depends on
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electorate right now. what you are seeing is sanders ideas saying take it to washington and do those things. that is appealing to the younger generation. one to work well for hillary clinton here in new hampshire particularly on the democratic side. democratic primary voters for years in new hampshire have been idealistic it should play well here. it hasn't so far. far in deciding.g. >> bernie sanders heads to newew hampshire. big lead in the polls. hillary clinton has faced this before and done well in new hampshire. amount of resources into the state. if she closes the gap substantially is the momentum victory? >> this is where each candidate is judged on how successfully they manage the expectations game.
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peek at what marco rubio did in iowa. . he let the expectations stand that he has to win by a whopper of double digit figure, he will lose if he wins. >> in 1992 -- >> nobody remembered that. we'll see you tonight. the debate begins at 9:00 eastern time. the mystery deepening this morning over an explosion shortly after takeoff that ripped that hole in the side of a passenger plane e somalia. was ititaused by a bomb? keir simmons has new developments. >> reporter: we are still trying to figure out what happened here. officials tell us no shrapnel was found inside the plane and say bobo is unlikely. experts say damage from outside damage suggests an explosion did occur. this morning the airline says
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the fuselage. experts say passengers may not have survived if the plane was at a higher altitude. witnesses say a passenger was sucked out of the plane. passengers describe seeing smoke. >> i saw white smoke. in a few seconds i did realize. we saw a hole in the plane. >> reporter: in n e past u.s. bound planes had been targeted with bombs smuggled into the cabin. richard reid tried to detonate from his shoes. and in 2009 a detroit bound plane umar farouk abdulmutallab hid explosiv in his underwear.
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aiairaft. we are aware of the reports about the daallo airline flight. a spokesman told nbc news airbus has a team on stand by ready to join the investigation but is waiting for an official request from authorities in somalia. and the turkish airlines flight from the same airline was cancelled. most of the passengers are transferred on to the ill fated flight. they weren't meant to be on that plane and escaped with their lives. >> they're very lucky. thank you very much. new developments in the fight against ththzika virus. florida's governor rick scott declared a public health emergency on wednesday in four counties where people have been diagnosed. there have been at least nine cases in florida. scott says he wants officials to be prepared for the popoibility that zika could spreadad
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contracted the disease while traveling to latin america or the earibbean. martin shkreli, the former phphmaceutical executiveveho raisis the price of a drugugy 5,000% is appearing on capitol hill today but we don't expect to hear much from him. >> that temporary prichike had critics calling shkrelelthe most hated man in america. known for speaking his mind his legal team wants him to keep quiet. the former drug company ceo known for raising drug prices and his voice now uncharacteristically quiet. >> from hence forward he does not speak to any member of the press. >> reporter: shkreli's new attorney imposing a gag order after the client appeared on charges of security fraud. the charges are not related to controversial price hike for life saving pill for hiv.
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that newly imposed silence -- likely to extend to his appearance today before congress. >> he will be invoking fifth amendment privilege. >> reporter: he was talkative tuesday on power 105. >> i'm telling you i'm from the street. >> reporter: where he spoke about everything from donald trump to a video he released last week. >> you think it's okay to beef with me. >> if he were here, i'd slap him in the face. >> you wouldn't. >> he has been feuding with the rapper ever since spending $2 million for the one and only copy of f e latest album. >> he is taking shots at me. in the hip hop game it's not easy to be on the receiving thing without jumping back. >> you're not hip hop. >> whatever. doesn't matter, man. >> and while he is still
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it comes to legal matters his lawyer is doing the talking. >> we do not believe he ever knowingly violated the law. >> his high profile persona impacting profits. the stock portfolio dropped from $45 million to $4 million. such a bizarre guy. >> see why the lawyers are like enough of the chatting. the criminal sexual assault case against bill cosby is moving forward. a pennsylvania judge refused to throw out the case on wednesday y rejecting the defense's claim that the former district attorney promised not to prosecute cosby. e judge found that promise was not binding on the current d.a. and does not prevent current charges. cosby has denied any criminal wrong doing. an update to a story last week.
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wideman, t t man who claimed he was woozy after a hit and accidently cross-checked a linesman. the league suspended him for 20 games. so that is what happens when you accidently cross-check a linesman. >> might have seen that one coming. to the video we showed you at the top of the sh we are getting a glimpse at the only known wild jaguar in the united states. the adult male has been seen by remote censor camera before but until now has never been captured on video. conservation activists say jaguars have all but left the u.s. due to population control. >> much rather see them on video. what's going on? >> we have more wet weather to
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snow storm, too. look at what happened in the carolinas. strong winds, heavy rain combining to bring down power lines, trees on to homes, knocking down massive struures, really making a mess and there is more on the w w today. look at what we have on the radar. some areas maybe looking at three to four inches of rain and this is all streaming up along a frontal system that will lay along the coast. as we get into cape hatteras we are talking about some areas up to three inches of rain in a three-hour time period. here is another thing we are watching, a mini winter storm threat in the southeast massachusetts area. rain and wet snow move in n om the south tonight. tomorrow this low pressure system will move up the coast about sh hour tomorrow mororng from a aantic city, much of f ng
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boston. we could be looking at snowfall rates of an inch per hour during rush hour. this is a quick system that will move through. it will be just cold enough to snow. we are looking for anywhere from one to four inches. boston may see up to five inches. chatham, massachusetts, six inches of snow. inches. rootmetrics, in the nation's largest independent study, tested wireless performance across the country. verizon, won big with one hundred fifty three state wins. a t and t got thirty-eight, spriri got two, and t mobile got, zero. verizon also won first in the us for data, call speed, and reliability. a t and t got, text. stuck on an n erage network? join verizon and we'll cover your costs to switch. the afternoon. no one evvnt will be a
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the chance is there. saturday looks pretty good with partly cloudy skies, and many of us will be above freezing. road conditions right now are partly snow covered across northern iowa. a lot of refreezing overnight with temperatures in the single digits. these road conditions shoul that's your latest weather. coming up we take a look at a possibility of another nor'easter for early next week. justice in the jinx case? the courtroom deal that could have robert durst facing trial. are you monitoring your child's online activity closely enough. we will tell you about apps you children's phones.
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donald trump is accusing ted cruz of steallng the iowa caucuses. cruz topped trump on monday night -- but trump says the results should be thrown out. he's upset because fellow candidate ben carson says rumors that he was quitting were circulated by the cruz campaign before -- and during -- the caucuses... which he believes affected the outcome... with the snow over -- be sure to pay attention to your city's guidelines for city snow removal. manycities declaring snow emergencies this week, so plows can get through and clear the snow from the roads. and if lows can't get titiet. now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be
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7:30 now on a thursday morning. it is february 4, 2016. bibicrowd outside. getting ready for a little storm tomorrow. >> tiny storm. here is a look at today's headlines. donald trump accusing ted cruz of misleading iowa voters to win monday's caucus.s. cruz responded. he calls it a trumper tantrum. >> at the end of the day the iowa people spoke. donald trump guaranteed a victory in iowa and d en he
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he doesn't like that. >> those two candidates will be side by side in a republican debate in new hampshire. >> hillary clinton and bernie sanders took part in a town hall in new hampshire. senator sanders questioning his rival's liberal credentials. >> i do not know any progressive who has these super pacs and takes $15 million from wall street. >> i said i am a progressive who likes to get things done. i am amused that bernie sanders set himself up to be gatekeeper of progressives. a tornado touched down in georgia, damaged several buildings and vehicles. no injuries have been reported.
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from robert durst. the plea is paving the guy durst to stand trial for murder. morgan has the latest on that. good morning. from manhattan millionaire to convicted felon, 72-year-old robert durst is expected here in los angeles to face a new trial which may put an end to a decades old rder mystery. >> reporter: out of luck and out of options, convicted felon robert durst looking frail and sickly pleaded guilty to having an illegal gun in new orleans. >> you can't possess a weapon as someone under indictment. >> reporter: durst will head to los angeles to face charges for a bigger crime, the murder of susan berman. >> he doesn't know who killed
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california as quickly as we can. >> reporter: berman is the key to unlocking a mystery that started in 1982 when durst's first wife disappeared. >> durst said he will give $100,000 to anyone to o lp him nd his wife. >> reporter: he claims she took a train and he never saw her again. and then berman was shot in the back of the head in her los angeges home days before s s was supppped to speak with police about kathleen's disappearance. >> if he thinks susan might say something. >> reporter: in 2001 durststas charard in texas with killllg his nenehbor. >> he hung around homeless shelters and with transients and knew how to dismember a body. >> reporter: durst said it was self-defense and was acquitted. durst was interviewed for "the jinx" d in a stunning final
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mumbling -- >> i killed them all, of course. >> tough case, certainly not a slam dunk. it will be a fiercely fought case. i think he will be convicted. >> reporter: with his next trial set to begin in los angeles experts say prosecutors may have durst behind bars. they say not the age of the case but rather the quality of the evidence. >> thank you very much. a check of the weather now from mr. roker. >> today's weather is brought to you by soma, your new bra destination in sizes 32 a to 44 g. >> we are looking at mild temperatur coming on into a good chunk o& the country for the weekend. you will see temperatures s peaking at 52 on sunday. 41 in chicago on sunday.
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47 here in new york city. big changes coming. trough of low pressure going to dig down, jet stream to the south. we are looking for cold air reachingngs far south as florida. early next week along this jet stream we are looking for a low pressure system to develop. could be another potential nor'easter. certainly going to have impactct for the new hampshire primary on tuesday. a couple of models agreeing we could be looking at a significant snow storm in the northeast by tuesday into wednesday. that's what's going on around the country. here is what is happening in your neck of the woooo. tomorrow, especially during the afternoon. no one event will be a bigsnow maker but nonetheless the chance is therr. saturday looks pretty good with partly cloudy skies, and many of us will be above freezing.
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the case of virginia we have been following. >> the story is heartbreaking. erica hill will talk about the story and give parents information they can use. >> practalake aways. 13-year-old nicole lovell willl be laid to rest. the body found over the weekend. while the investigation into her murder is ongoing, her use of certain messaging apps is the focus of attention. as nicole lovell's's family and community mourn the loss of a 13 year old they are searching for answers. >> these individuals took my daughter from the planet. i want to know why. >> reporter: long b bore nicolol snuck out of her house friends suspect a predator may have snuck into her life through social media. while policeave not mentioned specific evidenceuthorities say nicole was active on twitter on teen dating and flirting and
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18-year-old man she planned to meet just before she disappeared. kik with 40% of american teens using the app. it is one of many apps fbi agent and father of three warns parents about. >> i will tell you, the spectrum from cyber bullying to exploitation all the way to overseas terrorist recruiting is happeninggn applications like this and social media sites. >> kik issued the following statement. we have a dedicated team working 24/7. we are involved in a broader effort to educate parents, kids and law enforcement about online trust and safety.
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features to block, filter and offender reached out tobc affiliate wood warning the app could easily >> the first thing i thought was i can be whoever i want to be. >> reporter: a number of sexual misconduct charges have been linked to using similar apps. >> the youngest victims are as young as 9 and 10. >> reporter: while many parents monitor their kids phones experts warn the efforts may not go far enough teachinin them. experts say for years we were told to keep computer in the open. now t`e same thing with phones. don't let them take i i to beded at night and without your supervision. >> i have a 13 year old, 14 year
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the first app youant people to know about is mik. we are not say tg is a horrible app. >> they have a great intent. it is when people use them for nufarrious purposes. this one the@attraction you just have a user name and you can chat with all kinds of people. but therere are concerns about other people who could contact children. >> there are apps within the app and that is where you can get in trouble. >> there are great things like news and information but there are other things that are not great. we reached out to kik. they say we take a proactive approach to trust and safety and continue to develop and implement technologies and partnerships to keep kids safe. >> yip yap is anonymous. you can post things anonymously. there is a gps locater that shares your text with anyone else in a certain radius.
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could be used -- >> this seems to be the case. it starts out fine but then the commts seem to become derogatory. >> the idea here is great. you have questions. you post them. people answer them, a q&a format. you can block anonymous users if you want. the concern with a lot of parents and educators here is there have been a lot of reports of bullying on this app. we reached out to them. they told us millions of dollars is spent on user reporting and deration tools in order to strike the right balance between safety and privacy and say the vast majority of whom are teens and young adults. >> whisper. a lot of young people use thihi as a wayay to confess things and get things off of their chests anonymously. it can be cathartic.
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>> i did this for a friend and shouldn't haveve >> it isintended for those over 17. the problem is it can become graphic and expose location. that is a major concern. we reached out to whisper. we did not get a response. the last o o here has a number of parents extra concerned because it exposes the opportunity for the so-called ghost or hidden apps. it is called best secret folder. it looks like a atility folder but helps hide content from parents. they did not respond to requests for comment. experts say you may have passwords but there could be other accounts that kids are setting up. > so important for parents to educate themselves about these things. thank you very much. coming up, consider of cruelty. a college student video about why she quit t r sorority touching a nerve across the country.
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the websitelists des moines and cedar rapids as two "meet up" sites across the country thth concern is that they might try to lure taking the possibility of a meeting seriously. the cedar rapids police deparment posted on facebook that it has no specific knoledge that a meeting will be taking place...but is awaree of the situation. we want to remind you many cities in eastern iowa have rules requiring you to clear your sidewalks or face fines. in some cities, it's a 24-hour policy...so yu'd need to take care of that today. in others it a 48-hour policy. now, let's go to kyle with a look at weather. here's the storm track seven day forecast. flurries today and tomorrow with temperatures in the 20s. we will have 33 this weekend, with windy conditions sunday through tuesday. there is a chance for snow sunday and monday. not a major storm, though. then cold temperatures return next week. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be
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it's 8:00 on today. sororities in the spotlight. >> no one should be made to question selfworth because they don't look a certain way. >> the dision to quit that has some rethinking greek. pulling back the curtain on the life of a supermodel. >> when you think back to those years what type of memories do you have? >> really bad hair. i look back and i was a kid. >> rachel hunter opens up about life as a cover girl and why she is seeinbeauty in a new lighw. what is in a name.e.
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mispronouncing. today is february 4, 2016. >> good morning montana. >> good morning st. louis. >> good morning. >> happy birthday y o! [ cheers and applause ] >> it'8:00 on today, february 4. great to have you joining us on a wet morning here in new york city. what a great crowd we have in
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so honored to have them. >> we can barely hear yo awesome throwback thursday sg "rock with you" by michael jackson. >> a great choice for today. >> what werehe other choices? >> stinin but all over michael jackson this morning. >> coming up, a parenting how-to. they will show you how to make a gaga out of anything froro cleaningngp to making healthier food choices, even teaching your kids about finance. >> start today's kid's edition. stories. once again donald trump cruz be disqualified as winner of this week's iowa caucuses. accused cruz of stealing victory and suggested that some cruz telling them that t n carson was pulling out of the race.
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they are brutal. they are a bunch of dishonest cookies. >> it is no surprise that donald is throwing yet another temper tantrum or trumper tantrum. >> jeb bush finishsh sixth in iowa is expected t tbe joined by his brother, former president george w. bush. hillary clinton is trailing in the polls ahead of tuesday's primary. tension between the two appeared to escalate wednesday trading jabs over who isore progressive. >> i do not know any progressive who has a super pac and takes $15 million from wall street. >> i was somewhat amused that senator sanders set himself up to be the gatekeeper on whwhis a progogssive.
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eastern time on msnbc. a dark night in orlando. the man flashed what appeared to be a real gun and left without hurting anyone. police are searching for the wannabe caped crusader. a car ended up in an unusual spot. it struck several vehicles parked, went air bornenelanded on the roof of that garage. police say the driver suffered a medical emergency before the crash. now to a call to revamp sorority experiences nationwide. >> it started with this vide from a student and it is goingng viral. hoda has t t story. >> she joined a sorority to join
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college campus. instead she says she encountered a culture she described as disappointing and hateful. some may rush to judgment. >> preppy and like to go out a lot. >> like party. >> reporter: a former sorority member is pledging to expose what she calls a culture of cruelty. >> o o of the worst was heheing a sister talk about hydroxy cut. thth youtube video she says she received an outpouring of support. % she quit her sorority after 2 1/2 years. all a try, but my values didn't align. it was really the way the women
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to see women in leadership roles teteing us we should cararmore about what other people e ink and d at we look like. hearing sisters telling sisters to dress sluttier at the next formal. reporter: ohio university delta gamma chapter using photos to launch a campaign called define stereotypes. >> committed to holding each other to a high academic standard. our motto is to do good in all aspects. >eporter: university of louisville also lending a hand. >> being a sorority sister is being the best version of myself that i can be, upholding values. those that arereot in greek life aren't able totoee all of the positive things we do. >> reporter: and the national conference tells nbc news sorority membership has changed
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and has improved graduation rates adding it shares the call for a thoughtful dialogue. >> i want to focus on the positive and what we can do to change. right now it is about opening up the coersation. >he said she made thehe decision not to namemehe sorority but wants to promote change. we reached out to syracuse university and was told we respect alex for speaking out and applaud her for having the confidence to do so. we have taken a number of additional proactive steps in recent years adding this is important work that will continue. i think there are probably good sororities and bad sororities all over the country. >> unfortunately, they end up on this show when they do things that are disappointing and for fraternities, as well. >> there is a real sisterhood. you two were in sororities. >> tridelta.
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let's start with back in your school days was any of you the teacher's pet? >> no. >> i was not. >> you were. >> i was not. >> anybody voted best singer? >> there you go. >> what about most likely to succeed? >> mr. roker. >> employee of the month? ose titlesre meaea to encourage you. a little boost to your ego. a new study from harvard and uc berkeley so the real deal, they say actually when some people in a group are praised it is damaging to other people. simply other people see you get ag label and they give up. >> especially with kids i think they are sensiti to that. it's supposed to be motivating.
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>> that's the way i would take it. >> apparently just simply say he is always going to be the trying. >> young girls are so impressionable i think they give up more. >> things that make you go hmm. one way to not get employee of the month. this guy fell asleep onn the job of a tech startup. it was his first day. the co-workers took this photo. he posted the picture on reddit. >> it does happen. i captured a video not long ago of our co-executive producer, tom mazzarelli in his office. >> that's great.
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i wake up at 2:30 i ithe rning. that is some of his best work. are you mispronouncing the names of some of your favorite brands. a lot of people werehocked to learn something about a store. actually it is pronounced what? it is a spapash company. how about this one? how do you say this? >> american way to say that.
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>> and this is a good onon how do you say this store in. >> papyrus. >> some people think it is paper r us. >> that is good. now what bernie sanders is saying about larry david and the grandma who just went dancing in the dark. >> i know your parents told you not to talk politics during pop start. bernie sanders made a confession during a town hall. >> i understand larry david is hosting "snl." he does a good imitation of you. do you do a larry david imitation? >> i am larry david.
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>> the reaea larry david "snl." an interview with vulture revealed someone suggested itt dinner and larry's agent called out of the blue saying larry wanted to play- >> looat there is better than even chance "snl"? >> absolutely. i do >> don't they have a debate on saturday night? >> he can get in after it. next wrecking ball is joining us. miley cyrus announced as key adviser. >> did you know this? >> i did.
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tweeted a photooff herself licking the button. to turn thee chair around. >> what did you just say? >> i have to tune in more often. >> i think the miley booking worked. we have one more finally, bruce springsteen making one lucky woman's dream come true. you dark. it happened tuesday performing in toronto. who did he bring on stage? an 89-year-old woman celebrating her birthday. the boss gave her a big hug and
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nice moment. that is your poptart today. thank you for that. birthday. >> happy birthday. >> are you making dinner? >> absolutely. >> pizza sound good? i'll call, on me. >> happy birthday. all week long we have been getting you set for t t big game on sunday with the super bowl commercial kickoff. this morning we have two more
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>> you need to hold in the account. >> i liked it. >> i can do aerobs to that. >> do you have another onon this one from toyota for the prius. >> my name is todd got to do m job b you never thought a prius could feel so bad.
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so little gas. get on wheels. tech on wheels. >> toyota, let's go places. >> >>. >> we posted the full toyota commercial. it runs longer than that on today.com. you know how much it cost to buy a 30 second ad during the super bowl? >> $5 million. the afternoon. no one event will be a big snow maker but nonetheless the chance is there. saturday looks pretty good wii partly cloudy skies, and many of us will be above freezing.
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partly snow covered across northern iowa. a lot of refreezing overnight with temperatures in the single digits. these road conditions should improve. if you want that's your latest weathehe w w are catching up withh supermodels to find out where they are now. >> this morning we are talking to rachel hunter. >> i have a major girl crush.h. rachel hunter began modeling 30 years ago. it was a trip back home that inspired her to create a new show that has her seeing beauty in a whole new light. that fresh face, sun kissed glow and beachy hair landed rachel hunter on the cover of countless gazines for much of the '80s
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>> you were the first class of true supermodels. when you hear the word supermodel -- >> like a halalween costume. i don't know what it was. i think it was like thismerging moment that happened with fashion wherere everybody was a superstar at that time. >> reporter: discovered at 16 years old hunter wasn't always so sure is career was for hehe >> honestly n ner dawned on me the impact of what clearly this would end up being in my life. reporter: were you immediately happy with this career or were there times you re sort of disappointed by it? >> i was like i'm going to go in and make money and get out and done by six months. here we are 30 years later, clearly sucked me in. s happy doing it? it was a job.
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around the world. >> reporter: the 46-year-old model is searching for a new defifition of the word. she just may have found it while shooting her new show "rachel hunter's tour of beauty." >> as much as i thought i understood beauty i neverully undersrsod it until after i i went on this journey. >> possibilities are endless. why aren't we drinking this? >> reporter: how did this projojt change you?u? >> you fall in love with these people and you get to walk in their shoes for a moment and understand what their passion is in their life, why they think this is important. >> choosing to dress like this. we are proud of who we are and where we come from. >> the experience of giving hunter a new take on perfection. after traveling the world a learning about beauty and other cultures what did it teach you about america's fascination with
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>> i went from wanting it to absolutely no longer wanting it and also understanding that is what you need then how can you judge somebody. >> reporter: one thing remained constant throughout is where hunter finds her hapness, here at home with son and daughter. >> you became a model really young. got married really young and had children really young. when you think b bk to those years what type of memories do you have? >> really bad hair. i look back and i was a kid. i lived with my heaea and i lived very passionately. i would never change it. >> reporter: what do you think it means to age with grace? what makes youou happy.
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hard. if i can be happynd excited and a full human being that's a good thing. >> so the main secret that rachel shared with me and i took ththe shshs,he says it helps her have a healthy glow. i took two of these and woke up perfectly healthy. it is a little strong. >> like a vodka shot? >> i have a cold. i hope it works. >> sugar up in that. >> not thene she took. >> are you kidding me? >> thehe price of beauty. >> you think it is terrible. >> like licking a penny. >> how many times have you licked a penny? >> i haven'tut it is what i would imagine. >> the oddest thing i have heard.
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onn wednesday we heard from good morning, it's 8:26... a man whose job was to watch
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inmates...is now becoming one. garrett barton, of anamosa, pleading guiiy to multiple e chargrgs. in a plea agreement...barton admitted to accepting money from an inmate to smuggle two cell phones for inmates to use at the anamosa state penitentiary. bartson also sold and traded drugs with other correctional officers. he'll spend more than four years in ison a lottery winner files a lawsuit...claiming his 9-million dollar jackpot should have been much bigger. "lucky larry" dawson's lawsuit may be the first of several filed by lottery players...claiming they were rippepe off by games s allegedlyyrigged by a f frmer employee of the multi-state lottery association. it's a move which could cost state lotteries tens of millions of dollars. now, let's go to kyle with a look at weather. here's the storm track seven day forecast. flurries today and tomorrow with temperatures in the 20s. we will@have 30s this weekend, with windy conditions sunday through tuesday. there a major storm, though. then cold temperaturesseturn next week.k. we'll be back in 30 minutes, be
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cheers and applause ] 8:30 now on a thursday morning. bi chance for us toto say hi. >> coming up, fun ways to keep
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we have a new take on pizza, the quick and easy recipe for the ultimate super bowl snack. it's like a little blast from the past from a viewer right here. >> very nice. thank you. >> look at this. >> i don't know what i'm holding there, some kind of a jui let's get a check of the weather. >> just want to -- anniversary of the uso. how important is the uso? >> everywhere we go across the world the uso is there. we can't thank you enough to celebrate the 75th anniversary. >> how do you support? >> #usoconnects.
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ceceainly put that on. with jay leno and our goooo friend -- let's show you what is going on as far as your weather is concerned. for the weekend friday wet and saturday some sunshinin dropping east half of the u.s. sunday wet weather on the southeastern atlantic coast. look for sunshine along pacific northwest coast. angel guardian school it is catholic schools week. thank you so much. tomorrow, esscially durinnthe afternoon. no one event will be a big snow maker but nonetheless the chance is there. saturday looks pretty good with partly cloudy skies, and many of us will bb above freezing.
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partly snow covfred across northern iowa. a lotof refreez >> from north carolina -- >> thank you very much. get reaea to read. a writer is soaring to the top with a series of books that a lot of people think could become the ne 50 shades of grey. no one is more surprised than the author herself. >> reporter: she is the new darling of the publishing world. st nights you can s sll find her doing dishes. she is sky rocketing on best selling lists wh some are calling the next 50 shahas of grey.
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i absolutely loved it. and i thought this woman, a mother could leave the corporate world and write a story. >> she was your motition? >> reporter: a california mom with two energetic little boys and full time fundraising job. she wrote after the kids were in bed and self published her steamy stories online. >> i dididt think that anybody would want to publish me. >> reporter: then came "calendar girl" a story about a high priced escort earning money to pay off her dad's gambling debt. some might call these books soft porn. >> i despise it. >> there is a lot of sex in it. >> anything thatt you are
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>> i wouldn't say embarrassed. i have been raised in being open minded write. she said i want to read your books. i said you like hot books. she goes absolutely i'll read that. calendar girl is being translated i io 15 languages. >> it's a little frightening and exciting. >> but her husband just started the book certain he knows the origininf the gorgeous leading man. >> as the main man based largely on myself. >> did he says little has changed i i her life. >> do your neighbors know you are writing these books? >> actually, no. >> reporter: her friends do. doing what she loves writing
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>> the most important thing i want to tell anybody else who wants to write or do anything is go after it, make it happen. go for it. do whatever you want because you can. >> for todayanet shamlian, nbc news. >> coming up next, get off the
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is "today" on nbc. we are back at 8:38. today's parenting team is joining forces with our start today fouou js help get your year off to a productive start and now getting your kids in on the action.
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we have question from our parenting team. rachel e. says how do i t tch my child the value of money? how do i explain question. resource. you want to teach your kids that yoyo have too make choiceses from the time they are little until adults and have to live with them. the great way is board mes. >> you have tg be age appropriate. you love using mononoly. >> so much moror than just being the banker. monopoly teaches you all about diversification. you don't want to put all of your eggs on park place and broadway. you want to spread them out. >> i used too love sorry as a kid. >> i bet once in a while you walked away because you were so frustrated. it teaches you to stick with it, persevere, really important in the markets. >> katan.
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teens love it. college students love it. it teaches you how to leverage resources. it is about building cities in catan. it is a fantastic game. >>ealing with finances not a game but games can help kids get better with it. >> thank you very much. now let's move to kids and cleang up. jill martin is here to tell us how to do that. we have a question from a member of our parenting team. how do i teach my daughter to clean up her toys withoutmaking it feel like punishnt. >> we were allowed to make as much o o a mess as possible. at the end of the day we had to put the toys in a basket. 30 seconds and then we would get a gold star. at the end of the week whom ever had theost stars got a prize, something they asked for $5 or $10.
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the winner will get that we are going to put 30 seconds on the clock. whom ever gets the most` toys in the bin wins. >> start the ock. >> one, two, three four. >> five six. >> seven. nine. >> 11, 12. >> mr. potato head. >> double hands. >> 20 over here. >> 18 over here. >> so she'll get the star. grace gets the star. so its 3-2. we have e o more dayss and you
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at the end of the week, right? it works. matt, let's go to you. right? joy can help with that. amanda. % amanda say how do you help kids start making healthy food choices on their own and get them to try new things? >> first and foremost as a parent you want to be a healthy role model. powerful. ucate your kids. in other words, whenou are serving healthy foods make a connection between that healthy item and some sort of health payback. they don't care about cholesterol and blood pressure but do care about being smarter an stronger and fasterer >> instead of putting something in front of them and saying this is what you are eating today get them involved in the process. >> definitely. the more involved they are. i want to focus on breakfast. breakfast tends be a meal we
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you want a cool spin on something healthy. this is my happy toast. you start with whole grain bread and then put toppings on top. this is breakfast pizza. kids love pizza. you do it with a tortilla. you make the tortilla. you build it like a regular pizza.a. this is a morning milk shake. who doesn't want a milk shake in the morning. we know this is basically a fruit smoothie with a stunky storee -- funky straw. >> or a store. we have tips on getting them to work. >> my son hates all theports and exercise he has tried. how can i get him moving and find some exercise he actually enjoys. >> i wasn't a natural gifted athlete. >> nor was i. i am not the pro.
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bike rides with my dad, night walks. we would put on lights. one minute. and we put on head lamps. as parents you are the first example. mommy is doing exercises. she sees me movingo she will. come to free clses. have themmry karate and tennis. maybe not push. let them find their own passion. the other thing that is really fun and i did this as a teacher is yoga. chloe. you are louder than that. there we go. they are better than i am. tree pose -- yoga brings good energy, concentration and themselves.
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what do we do when we do downward dog? wrangler sees it. my personal favorite -- you can go into cobra. chloe -- my favorite is dance party. let's do it. dance party. byhe way, if you want to hear more g g to today.com/parentingteam.
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>> good morning. we are going to have great advice for couples of all kinds coming up. >> we have teamed up with "the knot" and made this music video called "little romance" we had coupled married 50 plus years. it is an epic sweeping beautiful music video. it will be next week. it is so much fun. >> what do you do? are you the director? >> i am moral support. you are going to love it. >> let's talk about how to keep your relationship successful. with three different kinds of couples to talk about. couples with no kids. your first tip has to do with -- >> we know that laughter is the best medicine. that goes for relationships, as well. start early.
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>> that ends up working a lot. reaffirming love. >> absolutely. this can be as simple as just saying i love you. powerful. >> show a united front. you're a team. when you get married never put yourself down and always be respectful. >> certain things happen when you have children. routine. that is a good one. >> relationships do not need routine. for date night switch it up. take over the plans, keep them a secret and it will add a bit of excitement. >> dress up. >> get out of the sweat pants. >> make an effort. put on the outfit you know they love. we see each other at our worst and more reason to look our best.
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>> i think we should care. makes us feel good. >> what about unexpected gestures? >> and they can be completely free. >> get up ten minutes early and surprise your spouse. send him a text message. >> you have other ideas? >> send i love you text message throughout the day. >> let's move to our empty when kids are gone you wonder if you have things in common. >> absolutely. this is take on something new. take golf lessons together. it can be very simple. >> show affection daily. it can be a little smooch. >> a little something. just a small kiss or a couple that i talk to they dance every day when they come home. >> and be supportive. let's not talk about this music
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it's all dancing. we've got everybody in long ball gowns and it's like their own lovely dance party. i'm so excited about this. >> you are going to debut it next week? >> we will do behind the scenes and have some fun. >> thank you so much. coming up next, you will want to stick around for this, super bowl snacks with a french twist.
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back now with our today food countdown to super bowl 50. instead of picking up a phone and ordering pizza, make your own with a french twist. live stile expert annabel langbein is the author of "the free range cook" and hosts a show by the same name. we are making pizza. what do you call this? it is a french pizza. look at the ingredients, nothing out of the ordinary. >> really simple with flour, baking powder. oil and water. so it's a vegan dough. >> okay. >> we pop this in here. salt and baking powder. >> you're going to whisk that a little bit? >> just make a little hole in the middle and combine that together. basically a ratio of two parts flour to one part liquid. i have a third of a cup of oil and two thirds of a cup of
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>> lightly warm, not hot, hot. it comes together. you just won't believe how easy >> how long should it take that to get to the consistency you are looking for? >> it comes together like that and it's done. >> perfect. >> bum, bum, bum. >> then you pick it up and it's a nice dough. >> here is one that has been sitting for a little bit. >> you can feel how supple it is. these days everybody in your family is going to eat differently. >> okay. we have some nice olive oil. drizzle that in the pan. everything goes on there. >> red onions. cook them nice and slow. i can cook the garlic in. it won't burn. it's going to cook down. >> perfect. >> my dough. >> you're going to roll that out. >> okay.
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other one. >> while you are showing people how easy it is, i will start to build the pizza on the dough that has been prepared here. >> see the onions they are going least a week. so it makes it so simple that you can have it prepared ahead of time. >> let any me mention to you we have our team of tasters downstairs digging into your pizza. >> very good. >> i think everybody wants to be out having fun. are stuck in the kitchen while everyone else is having fun. >> and can we mention here people realize you're f zealand, and i'm assembling this. >> and i'm assembling that. i'm going to make this the same. i think one of the big things about cooking is it brings
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now let's come over here to what we would have put in the oven. this is beautiful. the colors, even. >> it makes it really light and means you can eat it at room temperature. sometimes when you cook cheese and eat it cold, it can be claggy. >> what is this version? >> this is a vegetarian version
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>> three people have been killed in a four-car crash in benton county. that crash happened this morning on highway 30 -- near keystone. we just spoke with the iowa state patrol. troopers say three people in a van were killed. to the hospital. kwwl has a crew at the scene. this is a picture of one of the conditions could've been a factor in that crash this morning. highway 30 was shut down in both directions but has since reopened. again -- three people killed in a 4-car crash this morning in benton county. as soon as we know more we'll
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this morning on today's take george clooney and rihanna on never i have ever. we have everything you need for your big super bowl party this weekend. all that and more coming up now. from nbc news this is today's take with al roker, natalie morales, willie geist and tamron hall. live from studio 1 a in rockefeller plaza. >> it is thursday morning, february 4, 2016. some folks out on the plaza this
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tamron on assignment in new hampshire. natalie, what do we have? >> brand new by ben rector. he was on our show. i just love this song. i love him. it's "brand new". it's a brand new day. >> i have to download it. let's talk politics because that is what is happening right now. >> really? >> donald trump and ted cruz back at it right now after trump finished second in iowa. you remember he gave a pretty gracious speech, thanked the people of iowa and congratulated ted cruz. it all changed yesterday in a series of tweets when donald trump accused of ted cruz of fraud in iowa echoing ben carson's complaint that some cruz staffers spread the word that carson headed home to florida suggesting he was getting out of the race so why vote for a guy getting out of the race. last night donald trump spoke on
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>> i think it was a disgrace that he did it. allowed. i think those votes should be taken away. he really lies. i don't like to use that term but he really lies. investigating this. apologize, but the way he apologized was saying cnn reported this. we took breaking news and told our grass roots supporters to take the word out. he said he is not going to discipline anyone inside of his campaign. trump is not buying it. he wants a re-election in iowa which is not going to happen. >> it is no surprise that donald is throwing yet another temper tantrum or another trumper tantrum. >> he is calling you a cheater, a fraud. does this cross the line for you?
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more and more hysterical the e more. we need a commander in chief, not a twitterer in chief. my girls are 5 and 7 and are better behaved than a presidential candidateteho responds by insulting everyone every day when he loses. >> senator cruisez talking to jackson last night. anderson cooper asking hillary clinton about speaking fees from firms like goldman sachs after she resigned as secretary of state. >> one thing senator sanders points to is you were paid $675,000 for three speeches. was that a bad judgment? >> i made speeches a lot. i told them what i thought y.
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>> did you have to be paid $675,000? >> i don't know. that is what they offered. every secretary of state that i know has done that. to be honest, i wasn't committed to running. i didn't know whether i would or not. >> you didn't know you were run frg president? >> i didn't. >> let's face it, a lot of times speakers have a certain price list if you want a speaker you look on their website and there is a price list. it's what the market will bear. >> usually when they sign you up there is the added bonuses perhaps down the road this is support for her campaign. >> a little access. >> and there is a debate tonight on msnbc. chuck todd and rachel madow, bernie sanders and hillary
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together having a debate. this is fascinating. back on the republican side jeb bush yesterday speaking at a town hall in hanover, new hampshire. donald trump accused him of being low energy and perhaps awkward at times. >> the signal that we are prepared to act in the national security interest of this country to get back into business of creating a more peaceful world. please clap. >> please clap. >> like holding up the applause sign for himself. >> one thing i will say, jeb bush has kind of a dry sense of humor if you watch him. the jokes don't always land. i think he was make ag joke there. >> i do like the casual wear that the candidates are all -- except for donald trump. >> there was a thing trending
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>> they all dress like joe. >> they have the names. do we really need the -- we know who you are. >> where did that all start? i go back to chris christie after superstorm sandy, the fleece. that says governor. we know who you are. who am i? i'm governor. >> i have to be governor today. >> president gets the nice leather jacket. that's the one you want. >> that's what they are all fighting for. it is not about ruling the free world, but about the jacket. what else is happening today? facebook is turning 12. happy birthday to facebook.
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knew it before the social network by creating a hashtag before facebook i. everybody weighed in. i wasn't constantly reminded of random events from years ago that i no longer care about. before facebook i knew who my real friends were but not what they were eating. richard writes before facebook i imagine it would have been weird if you come home and i was looking through your photo albums. don't forget to like our facebook page. before facebook what were you doing? and after facebook. >> i was probably i don't know drinking somewhere in atlanta. >> before facebook i. >> i was going to say -- >> i'm on facebook and i appreciate the power of facebook and i know a lot of people rely
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>> never have i ever texted a nude selfie. >> yeah, right, george. >> never have i ever hooked up with someone over 50. >> never have i ever seen a rapper naked. >> totally. >> stop lying. >> one time. >> it's true. >> the two of them together. >> george clooney and rihanna together. only "ellen." let's show you what is going on concerned. tonight." we are watching this front weighing across from florida off the east coast bringing more
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carolinas. goll they are going to get pounded. some areas pick up to three to four inches of rain in several hours. we are also going tawatch a little low pressure system develop along this tonight. we have winter storm watches out for the southeastern massachusetts cape cod area. wet snow starts to move in from the south. it starts tomorrow morning about 7:00 a.m. look at this. new jersey through long island, connecticut, rhode island and into boston we got snow. we could see snowfall rates of an ifch per hour in these areas. if this shifts further west, new york city, parts of new jersey also could get involved. then it moves offshore fairly quickly. the snowfall amounts from four to six inches. boston two to five. plymouth two to five and chatham may see three to six inches of snow. i'm not going to start about what might come on tuesday next
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willie might get stuck in new the afternoon. no one event will be a big snow maker but nonetheless the chance is there. saturday looks pretty good with partly cloudy skies, and many of us will be above freezing. road conditions right now are partly snow covered across northern iowa. a lot of refreezing overnight with temperatures in the single digits. these road conditions should improve. if you want con let's see how we are doing. we are cranking up there. go to our today's take facebook page and like us and register for the sweepstakes for a $600 certificate for jewelry at sears. >> 200,000 by tomorrow. end of the week.
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new book originals how nonconformists change the world uncovering the surprising secrets of successful trail blazers and how you may be one, too. >> 34-year-old adam grant is teaching some of the brightest young business minds to be productive by being creative. >> the first step too an original idea, he says, is to poke a hole in the status quo and see what is behind it. >> orig nality starts with looking at the world around you. take initiative to not only have the idea but make it a reality. >> in 2010 four students did that. they wondered why a pair of eye glasses should cost hundreds of dollars. that question and the answer gave birth to the popular eye ware company. >> said we would like you to
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>> no. >> that hurts right now. >> it is valued at over a billion dollars. now my wife handles our investments. >> 1.2 billion to be exact. the moment was an inspiration for the book set out to investigate what he admits. >> i thought all original people wewe dare devils. most successful entrepreneurs and anybody who champions an original idea, most people hate taking risks. they like playing safe. >> repepter: another finding so-called experts don't always know best. we know "seinfeld" as one of the most successful tv shows of all time. executives and test audiences were ready to leave it for dead before the show saw the light off day. >> the show is about nothing. >> a lone nbc executive whose
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they were worth the shot. >> came from special department. he was working with different formats of shows. wasn't stuck on a mindset. when he watched the show instead of evaluating it he experienced it. he lived it and it made him laugh. at the end of the day people will watch a show that makes them laugh. >> what does this mean for y and your original idea? he has a list off suggestions. first take your ideas to disagreeable people. >> those are people who will challenge your ideas more and criticize you more which will help you improve the idea. >> don't be afraid to procrastinate. >> most of the time it is about waiting for the right time to act, not rushing in saying i have to make progress or i have to get this done but giving yourself the full window to allow creative ideas. >> make time for leisure hobbies. >> nobel prize winners are 22 times more likely to be performer, actor, magician,
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why is that? >> part is reflection of having a really strong sense of curiosity. and the same curiosity we tend to exploreeds them to interesting artistic. >> who knew the real secret to success is in your web browser. >> firefox and chrome have better job and stay in the job longer. take a tiny bit of initiative. that is a window into the initiative you take on your job. >> i i am a chrome user and have been since before i read this book. >> my work here is done. >> were you really? >> i w an original. just fascinatingguy. he is so smart. one of the big things he said is go with high volume of ideas. he talks about thomas edison having more than 1,000 patents. most didn't work.
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couple may become -- >> risk takers, too, being risk adverse. >> if you are starting up your own company keep doing what you are doing first. hedge your bets a little bit. >> i love the hobby idea. einstein was a ventriloquist. >> few peoe knoww that. >> he wasn't. >> fascinating, check it out. we have fo, drinks and a whole lot of fun for your
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a developing story this morning -- and a tragic one out of benton county: three ople have died in a four-car crash in benton county. that crash happened this morning on hihway 30 -- near keystone. at least four others were taken to the hospital. kwwl has a crew at tte scene. this is a picture from the factor in that crash this morning. highway 30 was shut down in both directions but has since reopened. again -- three people killed in a 4-car crash this morning in
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as soon as we know more we'll pass it along. now, let's go to kyle with a lolo at weather. here's the storm track seven day forecast. flurries today and tomorrow with temperatures in the 20s. we will have 30s this weekend, with windy conditions sunday through tuesday..there is a chance for r now sunday aa good morning, it's 9:27... now, let's go to eileen with a look at weather.
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big news in the search for cure of type i diabetes johnson & johnson joining forces to speed development ofirst stem cell treatment. they have begun testing it in a small number of diabetic patients. a new study found girls with adhd are twice as likely to become obese adults. the impulsive behavior makes it harder to have good habits. cleaning up your kitchen might help you lose weight.
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stressed out women to wait in a cluttered kitchen while another group waited in an organized kitchen. the messy kitchen group apparently ate twice as many cookies in just ten minutes than those in the clean kitchen. we have an important recall to tell you about. more than 158,000 dirt devil vacuums are being recalled due to electrical shock hazard. a prong on the electric cord plug can detach and remain in theelectricaloutlet. no injuries have been reported. consumers should stop using the vacuum andontact dirt devil to receive a free replacement vacuum. mcdonald's and partnership with reading is fundamental is swapping out toys for books in their happy meals from now until february 15.
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mcdonald's made the switch. the chain did the same thing in 2013 and will have distributed more than 50 million books. the subway sandwich chain $5 foot long special is no long. starting today it costs $6. online back lash was immediate andd fierce. subway says the $5 sub was launched nine years ago and costs for ingredients and overhead have gone up. let's look at our weekend outlook. expecting a few snow showers tomorrow. look for wet weather in the southwest. turday we do have lake effect snow showers around the great lakes. beautiful weather around much of the country. sunday, sunday more snowow beautiful out west. we look for wet weather making
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which may make its way up the eastern seaboard. tomorrow, especially during the afternoon. no one event wl be a big snow maker but nonetheless the chance is thhre. saturday looks pretty good with partly cloudy skies, and many of us will be above freezing. road conditions right now are partly snow covered across northern iowa. a lot of refreezing overnight with temperatures in the >> and that is your latest weather. what is footll's bigge weekend whether rooting for the broncos or the panthers you will want to throw a winning party. >> and we have food, fun and great ideas. >> hi. >> let's start.
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>> the amazon commercial where alec baldwin is building a snack stadium. >> this is coolol for the broncos fan the toaster and the diy snack station. >> look at that. broncos. >> we put out a cheese platter. this is so easy even the kids can get into doing this. honey and mustard and carolin pulled pork. and then end up on something sweet we have brownies that are either just a small paring knife. >> then, of course, fun and games. you want to keep everybody involved. this is halftime commercial bingo. you have the big advertisers. everybody can play as commercials come on. >> where do you get that?
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>> check it out online. everyone has an end zonon celebration. end zone celebrations ranging from a cart wheel to break dancing. with halftime dancing we have a dance off. you have your move? >> come on. >> putting the music on. >> all right. >> let's see some moves. >> end zone dancing. >> come on. >> let's see it. >> really? >> that's what they are doing? >> you spike it and do this. >> woo! >> nice! >> a little heisman.
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>> wow. for more of these ideas and there are more -- >> let'see that one more time. >> you can go to our website. coming up next the bad guy turned good now? good guy now. one of our favorites around here spilling some of the beans of the new season. a few of his own. >> very impressive. >> very impressive. jane didn't like restrictions. not in life. and not when it came to watching her calories. why settle on taste? jane thought. that's why jane loves ght & fit greek nonfat yogurt. bursrsng with rich creamy awesomeness and 12 grams of protein. all for 80 calories. no settling here. what else does jane love? that you could win a fitbit flex from light & fit. learn more on specially marked packs. light & fit.
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last week we got shocking news. >> we don't want to spoil it so mute your tv if you haven't watched it. mu. tom is the father of liz's baby. >> willie, i like that you were mouthing the words. >> you were communicating silently. >> tom is willing to do whatever it takes. >> >>.
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money. >> this is his -- you -- >> i think we should call. i was desperate. >> you notice -- >> that cheesy moment where it was like -- >> we were drawn in. >> in the words of maury povich, you are the father. >> i am the baby daddy. the c cracter is -- their relationship is so complicated it is amazing to throw another complication into it. >> i watched it last night. without giving anything away the relationship between yound
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your own show. then you have onene on the show. >> he is so fantastically fantastic. >> i was little show. he is fantastic. >> meanwhile, megan boon is expecting in girl coming soon. >> you are not the father. not the father. >> well -- >> [ laughter ] >> hello. >> what happens? >> not at all. >> fantastic. change how she is able to approach the role? she is known for doing stunts. >> we were joking the other day because she couldn't sit ceceain way. she had to lean up. and she was like i can't do this let alone jump over a car or whatever it is.
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action elsewhere. >> we have to ask you about this pinterest thing. you were like one of the two or 32 emost searched things on pinterest, more popular than homecoming hair styles and strawberry ice cream cake. >> which i thought was big winin for me. >> i discovered pinterest because i have been renovating and working on my plple. why? >> there is something because you are remodeling your own
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pinning yourself as you are remodeling. >> with no shirt on. >> more pinteresting, more pinning. pinterest is a black hole of type. you get sucked in and never come back out. seven hours later you have 1,000 couches pinned. >> or you send a picture directly to natalie. >> ordering a couch. >> alwlws so good to see you. >> new episode 9:00/8:00 central. love is in the air and
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and dan is back! good, clean food pairs well withthnything. the clean pairings menu. 500 calories or less. at panera. food as it should be. next weekend packs a punch with two holidays in one, valentine's day and president's day. travel leisure magazine has nice ideas. >> special project editor here with affordable trips for the family orr a romantic get away or combine them. >> pack ag one-two punch. everyone will have monday off. >> we have a special guest to help us. bring in cupid.
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>> somehow i expected more. >> we have violinests, too. >> what is our first location? >> our first location is here in new york. this is a beautiful part of upstate new york known, 11 lakes the most popular. the wineries. for couples going wine tasting what an amazing experience the winter and spring are slow season. this is a great time to get an affordable deal. $179 a night. they throw in lots of value added amenitits like a a g gss of sparkling wine, a bottle of wine and complimentary tastings. >> fantastic. >> what's next. >> it's wisconsin. >> wisconsi this is perfect for a family. known as the water park capital of the world. that is a title that holds true even during the winter time
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water parks. for families 600 acre wilderness resort. you can check out the wild water dome and families can rent private cabanas. you can hang out, lots of outdoor activities, cross country skiing, $240 a night. that gives you passes for four, too. >> pretty amazing. >> are we going to mt. rush more next? >> i hope so. >> romantic trip in the big cityty >> chicago. the windy city a great place for couples to go because you have the great restaurants, museums, you can go to the john hancock center. a really cool hotel there. this is a hotel hostile combination. $106 a night gets you a private
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of locals love to go here. this is great for couples or with a group of friends. now mount rushmore. >> no. >> what are we doing? >> just the presidents for president's day. >> this is just a beautiful town in the coast. >> presididt's day. west coast. beautiful property. $119 a night. it is three inns in one. you can go for longalks on the beach. you can go hiking right there on the property. it is great for families because they have fire places. >> romantic. >> finally, for a couple trying
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>> durham, north carolina. city. tons of great restaurants and the hotel is called the durham. it is $199 a night. it is an old midid cenenry building. the lobby is cool, a variety of colors. they are doing lots of local touches like turn down services, local coffee. go to rham. >> thank you so much. thank you to south dakota's mount rushmore mascots and cupid and the music.
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good morning, it's 7:57... police have a warnjng as a group which promotes violence aainst women schedudues meetings ii iowa. des moines police posting a safety alert to warn people about the group knows as the return of kings. the website lists des sites across the country the concern is
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women and girls. des moines police say theyre taking the possibility of a meeting seriously. the cedar rapids police deparment posted on facebook that it has no specific knowlelege that a meeting will be taking we want to remind you many cities in eastern iowa have rules requiring you to clear your sidewalks or face fines. in some cities, it's a 24-hour policy...so you'd need to take care of that today. in others its a 48-hour policy. now, let's go to kyle with a look at weather. hereres the storm track seven dayy fofoecast. flurries today and tomorrow with temperatures in the 20s. we will have 30s this chance for snow sunday and monday. not a major storm, though. then cold we'll be ack in 30 minutes, be sure to check kwwl dot com for
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