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see you next time, folks. it's thursday, february 25th. coming up on show "early today" ," death, destruction and delays. fresh off his nevada victory, the donald has set his sights on super tuesday. and a rare nbt interview with the woman who could become first lady. incredible images of exploding e-cigarettes inside people's pants. and aaron andrews breaks down during her dad's testimony
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astronaut scott kelly return to earth. "early today" starts right now. good morning, i'm dara brown. breaking overnight, four dead after 19 tornados reportedly touched down along the east coast yesterday. two people including a 2-year-old boy were found dead in waverly. they enacted a 7:00 p.m. curfew as first responders continue searching door to door for missing residents. the county associated with robert e. lee's surrender back to a post apocalyptic battle ground and turning entire neighborhoods to runl bble. this has already claimed the lives of four others in the south. the massive ef 3 tornado that
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winds topping out at 155 miles per hour, the strongest of the year. and one person said his neighborhood resemblees a war zone. thousands of people up through new jersey are without power and thousands of flights have been canceled or delayed due to the storm. delta even brought pizza for frustrated hungry passengers after their flight was rerouted to syracuse. as new york city saw rain and heavy wind strong enough to blow over this tractor trailer on the george washington bridge. and a vehicle burst into flames. and meteorologist bill karins will join us in just a few minutes for the latest forecast. and donald trump continues to break into the evangelical base. on the indorsement front, trump
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backing from new york's collins who previously backed jeb bush. california's duncan hunter who recently made news by vaping at a hearing said he would also support trump. >> but former gop nominee mitt romney warned that a quote blockbuster was on the way when trump released his tax returns. an issue that rankaled the governor in the 2010 bid. >> i think in donald trump's case it's likely to be a bomb shell. >> trump responded to romney's predikds prediction. >> why not just get them out there? >> i'll make a determination at the right time. i'm in no rush to do it. >> he also talked about picking up votes.
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i don't know that i will but i could win. that's the only state that i'm a little bit down. and i laugh at the pundits who say if you look at all the rest, it's 53. >> and later he tweeted when ted cruz quits i'll get his supporters, no problem. and milania trump spoke about disagreeing with the donald. >> well, do i agree all the time with him? no. i don't. and i tell him that. i tell him my opinions. i tell him what i think. sometimes he listens, sometime he don't. >> a fascinating look at a very private potential first lady. and some of the latest polling out of ted cruz's home state has the senator an even neck in neck with trump. on the democratic side, hillary
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water crisis to her platform, releasing a new ad. be sure to tune in to msnb later today at 5:00 p.m. eastern and at 8:00 eastern, chris matthews talked to bernie sanders as part of the hardball college tour. don't miss it. and now dangerous side effects from those e-cigarette devices. >> reporter: a customer was simply stopping for snacks at a kentucky gas station when the security camera captured this startling moment. josh hamilton suffered second degree burns. he said the spare battery for his e-cigarette device exploded. it's the latest injury tied to electronic vapor products from oklahoma to california. doctors at harbor view medical
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different patients in the past five months. >> it become as high powered rocket that can cause significant force and injury to the patient. >> reporter: the problem center around lithium ion batteries that can over heat, especially if the wrong charger is used. the vaping assoc yagds says when charged and used under proper conditions, vapor products pose no more of a fire risk than cell phones and laptops. and employees tell customers don't carry the batteries in your pockets. >> sometimes it might touch the loose change or a key p. . i recommend carrying a battery case like this. >> reporter: advice to make sure people can vape without the fireworks. nbc news los angeles. a video purportedly made by
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threats against facebook ceo mark zuckerberg and twitter ceo dorsey, in response to their recent efforts to remove posts that promote terrorism. it's the first public threat made against zuckerberg. the video, which has not been verified, was allegedly posted oen a social media site popular among isis supporters. it shows both ceos riddled with bullet holes p. s holes. nbc meteorologist bill karins is here with the latest on that severe weather going on. incredible. >> and obviously a deadly storm, the tornados and then just the amount of wind that this storm was producing is really incredible. now it is exiting ohio, head nothing to -- heading into canada.
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reports, massachusetts. and a wind gust of 82 miles per hour. that is incredible. that's one of the strongest wind gusts ever recorded in the month of february and it's so rare that it has severe thunderstorms in february. it's been 19 years since there have been severe threats at night in massachusetts. and we only have on hour left and boston to cape, right down the coast towards port smith and we still have the snow side of the storm too. the snow is going to continue. especially in central and northern michigan. and additional snowfall will be in the higher elevations in the mountains of the appalachians. now a closer look at the day ahead.
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temperatures are cold enough for the snow. temperatures only high today in the low 30s. nice day in areas of the rockies. that's where the warm air is going to be building in the days ahead. i think lot of people in the east coast will be talking about the winds at work today or school. >> and lots of accidents because of it too. major upsets in college sports. plus the battle over the supreme court heats up. watching "early today." watching "early today." spice of life. that's why our craftsmen season so you can coax out great flavor effortlessly. p hillshire farm. because it's worth doing right. at hillshire farm, there's a reason our slow roasted turkey taste so fresh seconds after carving, we not only seal every slice, we double seal it. the results are something to
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>> this is a way for democrats in the white house to extract maximum pain on republicans on their stance not to hear any nominee. >> and president obama said the nominee he's looking for would be imminently qualified, and impeccable credentials. astronaut scott kelly due to return back to earth on tuesday. he's made a huge following after posting stunning photos of the earth from space on social media. kelly shared what he'll miss the most. >> the ability to press our limits with regards to exploration and discovery. i think it's been a privilege of being a part of that and it's something that i'm going to miss. >> by the time kelly returns, he will have travelled more than 143 million miles in space. and check out this high-speed chase that took place
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afternoon after cops try toed ied to pull over this ford truck. the chase finally ended after dep ite deputies hit the truck and arrested the suspect. and you have to look at this cute photo of a polar bear playing a game of peekaboo at the detroit zoo. well, it was a dramatic day in the civil lawsuit brought by sports reporter, aaron andrews. she looked on in tears as her dad talked about her trauma after someone secretly filmed her at a hotel. nbc's morgan radferred has the details. >> reporter: an emotional day for aaron andrews, wiping away tears as her father describes her as a shell of the person she previously was. >> she's terrified, she's depressed.
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to know. >> reporter: steve andrews, testifying on behalf of his daughter and her $75 million suit against the man convicted of stocking and accused of secretly filming her naked in her hotel room. >> she kept screaming i'm naked, i'm naked. >> reporter: michael barrett removed and altered the peep hole and then used a cell phone to record her naked. andrews' attorney called a hospitality expert to the stand. >> that's the cardinal sin is to give somebody's room number away or let them know they're staying there. >> he deceived, cunieved, stocked. >> reporter: mr. andrews believes someone needs to pay for what happened to his daughter.
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her father where i didn't know if she was safe or not. i feared for her life. well, let's get down to business now. the faa is considering allowing small drones to fly over the general public. the agency is coming up with rules that could lead the way there for drone package delivery. and ups is setting up to work with retailers to offer same-day de delivery. they already do for health care and replacement parts. and according to a new study by shanghai firm, the big apple has been over taken by bejing, who has now 100 billionaires, while new york only has 95. and basketball's top tier toppled yet again.
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number one villanueva visiting xavier in cincinnati. and they managed to dominate the wild cats who got into foul trouble early and often, xavier taking this one 90-83. and next to unranked wisconsin taking on iowa. and the badgers turned it on late and held on to hand eighth rank said ed iowa their fourth lost. next we have legendary walton feeling rocky mountain high and a last second desperation three pointer for arizona at the buzzer. but no good and the buffalo fans stormed the court as colorado upset 75-72. in the nba, golden state behind, steph curry nails the go ahead three-pointer with 38 seconds to play.
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now for some entertainment news. an emotional adel conquered the brit awards nabbing four statues last night. before apologizing for her ugly cry face, the singer took a moment to publicly support kesha. it was also the first time kesha made a statement about her legal battle. she thanked everyone for their support. and the red carpet is ready for this sunday's oscars. and who else is ready? maybe vice president joe biden who's been rumored to be at the show. talking trash you want to
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last night in tribute to ray charles. no need to look in the yellow pages for christy teeing sy teigen's number. she took to twitter to joke about it and said she changed her number. kate may be a better ellen degeneres than ellen herself. >> i'm ellen. >> oh, that's how you say i'm ellen.. i'm ellen. >> no, i'm ellen. i got this blondy. step aside. >> you're going to do the monologue? >> that's right because i'm ellen. hi, everyone, happy wednesday. >> she is spot on. >> the outfit, the mannerisms, the voice is not too bad. >> and you have to wonder if they worked through that monologue or if that was totally off the cuff. i'm dara brown and this is
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leading the news, it's the most read article in the washington post. justice scalia spent his last hours with the order of saint hubris. it shows some of their members were with justice scalia where he spent his last days. it's unclear what association scalia had with the group.
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room visits double for marijuana-using colorado visitors. the number of visits from tourists more than doubles, the first year it was legal compared to 2014. they're cautioning people to have a full understand ogof the ing before they try it. and in alameda, california had to be quarantined yesterday after an employee became nauseous and dizzy after opening a suspicious powd ackage containing a powdery substance. it was sent to a lab for further testing. and check out this surveillance video showing robbers in southeast texas smashing a ford pick up truck into a store on monday. three men then ran inside, slipping on broken glass but they made off with a whole atm. police are still searching for
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and facebook has rolled out newemoej e mojis emojis. you can do more than just like a post. you can pick happy, sad. well, it's not for the reasons you might think it's drawing comparisons. meet a robot that can learn artificial taste to judge whether or not it likes art. it uses the data to develop its own unique taste. he's a looker. now it's time for a look ahead. the five remaining republican presidential hopefuls face off for the 10th time at the university of houston. and tonight's moderated debate will be simal cast on telemundo. and happy birthday to rasheeda
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taya leowny is the big 50. now, keep it right here for more news, weather and sports. i'm dara brown right now, surveying the damage from a wicked storm. power lines down all over.
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the storm toppled trees. we've chased several reports down overnight. some fell into houses. the whipping wind may also be to blame for this in queens. "today in new york" starts now. good morning everyone. it's thursday morning, february 25th. i'm darlene rodriguez. i'm michael gargiulo. the storms hit hard last night. this morning, many people will wake up and be surveying the damage. >> we have team coverage beginning with torm team 4's chris cimino. good morning. >> messy morning out there. things calming down weatherwise. but the damage was done late last night. a line of showers and thunderstorms, some with gusts approaching 60 miles an hour. you can see on this long radar, this is during the day yesterday. lighter showers. look at the late night hours towards midnight. that nasty line comes on through the city and through good portion of the tri-state. most of the showers will stay west of us, but one or two

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