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drinking 2 cups up coffee -- drinking 2 cups of coffee could be a benefit. (donkey sound) (elephant sound) there's a big difference between making noise, (tapping sound) and making sense. (elephant sound) (donkey sound) when it comes to social security, we need more than lip service. our next president needs a real plan to
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hey candidates. enough talk. give us a plan. morning ted! scott! ready to hit some balls? ooh! hey buddy, what's up? this is what it can be like to have shingles. oh, man. a painful, blistering rash. if you had chickenpox, the shingles virus is already inside you. 1 in 3 people will get shingles in their lifetime. after almost 3 weeks, i just really wanted to give it a shot. you know, i'm not feeling it today. talk to your doctor or pharmacist today about a vaccine that can help prevent shingles. thanks for staying with us, investigators are trying to
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malfunction from a lift at a ski result. there were 200 people on or near its. people were taken to the hospital in the lift will remained closed indefinitely. the company that owned the phone never installed software that would allow the phone to be open. technology that costs just four dollars a month would allow county people the ability to unlock it. drinking coffee could benefit your liver. that is according to medical journal. researchers say that 2 cups a day can help on not getting
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from a cyclone. 10 people are dead and hundreds of homes are destroyed. the winds were 180 mph and known to be the strongest ever. here is a live look, nice temperatures today, but are we going to get some rain? >> we have some rain in the forecast. . it is the southern hemisphere in the summer and that is when they usually get them. it was such a storm there. >> we had a few showers today was a little bit us on that board the sub. -- there was a little bit of sun that warmed us up.
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of rain off to these, look at this, up in the mountains there is a line of rain and that will come through, until that passes around 8 pm some of the showers were hold together and moved across through the 9 pm hour. they will be very spotty and most of us will stay dry. we are dry now. 62 raleigh, 64 in fayetteville, the front is not true here yet, there are some spots near smithfield, the biggest area of showers, you see some moderate showers near 70. that will move off to the east and we will see the possibility of an isolated shower. 61 degrees tonight. then it will be cloudy overnight. and are overly forecast, it
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it will be tomorrow afternoon. -- as we look at our hourly forecast it will be warmer at midnight then it will be tomorrow. by 3 pm tomorrow afternoon a slight chance of some rain moving back and and those chances build up, monday night and tuesday. monday night and tuesday night we will have weather makers. it will be cooler on tuesday. here are the rain amounts. we could see an inch in some spots. it will be in the form of brain. -- it will be in the form of rain. was a we will be warmer and we might see an isolated storm or two in the afternoon. first we will have the cold front, you don't see much rain
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be dry and then here comes the rain in the sandhills and then he gets everybody tomorrow night. this low pressure system will move across the carolinas. on tuesday it will be dry and that will be short-lived as we head into wednesday, that warm front goes to the north. then it will be breezy and we may have a thunderstorm. eventually, that front will clear out and we will dry out for the rest of the week. it will be cooler with some rain tomorrow afternoon it will be 59 in fayetteville, you will see around 50 in raleigh with the northeast when. once again, -- wind. once again cut you will see train -- rain in the afternoon.
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will be cooler in the 40s. than rain is likely on your way to school or work. wednesday that is your big day, that is your big day when you will need your anger. we will see rain in the morning -- that is your big day when you will need some rain gear we will see rain in the morning. on thursday, it will be cooler and dry. sunday, 53 degrees. it will be dry next week on. the forecast 68, just a little bit of sun came out and we got on up to 71. so $100 to the american heart association. >> very good. this may be the best deal of something you may never see. it is a mass of black hole.
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picture with the telescope. the black hole is larger than 1 million suns combined. (phone ringing) you can't deal with something, by ignoring it. but that's how some presidential candidates seem to be dealing with social security. americans work hard, and pay into it. so our next president needs a real plan to keep it strong. (elephant noise) (donkey noise)
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a popular rap artist is raising money. mike gonzalez was there today. they created a music video. >> reporter: they may seem like an unlikely pair at they share the love of two and big brothers and big sisters of the trainable -- triangle. >> we thought we would team up
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>> opposite attracts two. we wanted to help people in need. >> reporter: they came up with an idea, write a song, and shoot a video to raise awareness . >> here we are inside a thrift store, and this is called, buying on a budget. they hope that this will go viral. any money they make on the song they will get back to big brothers and big sisters.>> the meaning behind it, that is the responsibility with that and giving back to the community and the youth. is all about being positive. >> reporter: in raleigh, mike
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it is all part of the ninth annual play up on. 150 students in a dozen of teachers center afternoon raising money. >> 50% of the people suffering this disease are under the age of five years old. this event is kids supporting kids. >> that disease is a rare disorder that causes blindness and cognitive impairment. stay with us and we will
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forecast. taking a look at the box office. the movie brought in an estimated $55 million and is well on its way to becoming the
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ever -- ever. i could not go to the theater this weekend and i had to be outside enjoying the weather. >> let's take a look and see what is going on the next three days. keep the umbrella handy. monday night on into tuesday morning we will have rain and then we will have a thunderstorm in the afternoon possibly in the afternoon on tuesday. >> pet moments are beautiful, unless you have allergies. then your eyes may see it differently. only flonase is approved to relieve both itchy, watery eyes and congestion. no other nasal allergy spray can say that. when we breathe in allergens our bodies react by over producing six key inflammatory substances that cause our symptoms. most allergy pills only control one substance. flonase controls six. and six is greater than one.
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this is "nbc nightly news" with kate snow. good evening. on a night when donald trump is still riding high off a big victory in south carolina and jeb bush is out of the race, the question tonight, does trump have the republican nomination locked up, or can he, will he be stopped? and in the democratic race, a similar question. is hillary clinton slowly making her way to the nomination with a win in nevada yesterday? we begin tonight with katy tur in atlanta, where trump held a rally today. >> it's beautiful, thank you. >> reporter: donald trump's grip on the nomination is getting tighter, and he knows it. to a crowd of more than 5,000 in atlanta. >> we won with everything, tall people, short people, fat people, skinny people. just won. >> reporter: trump sweeping all of south carolina's congressional districts, banking all of the states' 50 del grats, despite marco rubio's high profile endorsement and ted cruz focus on evangelicals.
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trump may have won, but it was a rocky week starting with him president a liar. >> they lied. they said there were weapons of mass destruction. >> reporter: by thursday, disgraceful. >> no leader, especially a religious leader should have the right to question another man's religion or faith. >> reporter: and on friday, in his last rally before the vote, recounting an internet myth praising mass killing by a u.s. general more than a century ago. >> and he took the 50 terrorists, and he took 50 men, and he dipped 50 bullets in pig's blood. >> reporter: exit polls showing that like in new hampshire, the majority of trump's voters decided on him months ago, meaning his myriad of controversies and outrageous statements just didn't matter. and nighter do his inconsistencies. on republican hot button issues like funding planned parenthood. >> planned parenthood does a lot of good -- a really good job in a lot of different areas but not on abortion. so i'm not going to fund it if it's doing the abortion.
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>> reporter: and what he meant in a 2002 howard stern radio interview where he staid he supported the iraq invasion. >> are you for invading iraq? >> yeah, i guess so. >> reporter: today unable to clarify where he stood. >> i really don't even know what, because it was a long time ago and who knows what was inside my head. >> reporter: that same exit polling showed nearly half of south carolina voters did not decide until the last minute and they mostly did not decide for donald trump. that means going forward, since the field is winnowing, he's going to have to gain not just maintain support. and if this crowd here in georgia is any indication, the campaign is comfort they'll be able to do that. >> thanks so much. among the democrats, new momentum for hillary clinton today after caucus voters in nevada decided to place their bets on her. clinton's victory over bernie sanders puts her in a stronger position going into the democratic primary in south carolina next saturday. we get more on that tonight from kristen welker. >> reporter: hillary clinton riding a wave of fresh momentum.
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what? >> reporter: after a decisive victory in critical nevada. >> some may have doubted us, aboutbut we never doubted each other. >> reporter: to bernie sanders, the loss is a big blow, today courting african-american voters at a baptist church in south carolina. >> reporter: and it was black voters who largely delivered clpt's victory, choosing her by a chopping 76% to 22% after she aggressively engaged them. and rallying with congressman jim clyburn and morgan freeman, who released a new ad today. >> just like she's always stood with us. >> reporter: secretary clinton's embrace of president obama's policies as well as her increasingly up close and personal style may have also propelled her, evident during the nsnbc telemundo town hall, speaking to a woman who's husband had been deported.
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the three and ten-year bar provision so that you do not have to face that ever again. >> reporter: but there were also obstacles she must overcome. latinos chose sanders by single digits, and younger voters picked the vermont voter by 72%. >> we will do well when young people, when working class people come out. >> reporter: today clinton celebrating her victory, but also questioning some polls, latinos. >> there's a lot of evidence we did very, very well with every group of voter. >> reporter: both candidates now looking forward to south carolina, where clinton has a big lead and super tuesday when 12 states will be in play. >> if she wins big in south carolina, as some people think she will do, then she's going to have tremendous momentum going into next weekend and the super tuesday states. so i think it's just a real problem for bernie sanders. >> reporter: clinton is now on a two-day fund-raising swing in california, and while sanders outraised clinton for the first
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more than twice what sanders has on hand. kate. >> kristen welker, out of las vegas. thank you. when we come back, one little girl's emotional plea for president obama. you totaled your brand new car. nobody's hurt, but there will still be pain. it comes when your insurance company says they'll only pay three quarters of what it takes to replace it. what are you supposed to do? drive three quarters of a car? now if you had liberty mutual new car replacement, you'd get your whole car back. i guess they don't want you driving around on three wheels. smart. with liberty mutual new car replacement, we'll replace the full value of your car. see car insurance in a whole new light. liberty mutual insurance. constipated? trust number one doctor recommended dulcolax use dulcolax tablets for gentle overnight relief suppositories for relief in minutes and stool softeners for comfortable relief of hard stools.
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test test. he has a sharp wit. a winning smile. and no chance of getting an athletic scholarship. and that is why you invest. the best returns aren't just measured in dollars. this is of course president obama's last year in office, a fact that has at least one of his supporters quite upset. watch what happens when this 4-year-old girl's grandmother,
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mr. obama will no longer be the president. >> no! >> i know. he can only serve two terms, and his term is up. >> no! no! >> it's okay. we've got to vote for another president. >> i'm not ready. >> huh? >> i'm not ready for a new one. >> the video has had well over 2 million views on facebook. even the president himself responded, saying, the girl should dry her tears because i'm not going anywhere and that once i leave the white house, i'll be a citizen just like her, and when she grows up, she can get involved right alongside me. speaking of the president, a pair of bald eagles who happened to be known as mr. president and the first lady are nesting a pair of eggs at the national arboretum in washington, seen her on a 24-hour eagle cam. they're expected to hatch in the
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the eagles built their nest in 2014 and raised one eagle last year. these are the first bald eagles to nest in the national arboretum in almost 70 years. and that will do it for "nbc nightly news" on this sunday. lester holt will be here tomorrow. i'm kate snow reporting from new york, and i'll see you tomorrow of the republican caucus. for all of us here at nbc news, have a great night.
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why are they calling for crime scene tape? i felt helpless. i started crying and screaming because i knew it was my worst fear. >> a beloved couple found murdered. >> it definitely seemed to be personal. >> their bodies found in their home along with a lifetime of curiosities. >> i remember seeing bayonets and cannonballs and all kinds of stuff. >> was there any connection between the memorabilia and the murder? >> did you ever wonder about that stuff there? >> it was time for police to start collecting suspects. >> who was going to benefit by these two deaths? >> jessica was the only child. >> the sole heir? >> the sole heir. >> was there someone else who stood to gain? >> it was by far the most important piece of evidence in the case. >> the clue that would reveal a

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