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good morning. good morning. honoring the falle ♪ remember all the time >> thousands come together at an california gil in after the mass shooting at a food festival and new stories of survival emerge. >> this morning, the father of the youngest victim, just 6 years old, remembers his son and the latest on the suspect and the search for answers. exposed. the personal information of 100 g after a hack attack sk this against banking giant capital one. one of the largest dat breaches ever. just ahead, the woman now under arrest and what youeed to know if you applied for one of the company's credit cards over the
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past 15 years. >> the stage is set. democrats ready for round two ahead of tonight's key debate in detroit. just ahead, the new poll that shows joe biden the clear front00er, paexnding his lead, making him tonight' prime target. >> all that, plus nbc news exclusive. the first look at troubling new findings in the gymnastics sex abuse scandal. two in two days. the new shark attack at the florida beach known as the shark bite capital of the world. >> and believe the >> world champion. >> the teenage phenom who won the first ever fortnite wor cup and his $3 million richer, celebrates with us in studio 1a today, tuesday, july 30t 2019.m >> fro nbc news, this is htoday." with savanna guthrie and hoda .
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live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >> hi, moerybody. gooding. welcome to "today." nice to have you with us on a tuesday morninm i'oing to say something i have never said before. we have fortheight royalty in the house.s this i bugha. >>le giersdorf is $3 million richer. 'm going to ask the question most parents are asking. y sonini supposed to tell when he says i'm going to play fortnite all year, and i say you shouldn't, and he saysot bugha g $3 million. >> let's get to our top story, the overnighl in the elose-knit california town still reeling in of a mass shooting at its annual food festival. miguel almaguer joins us with more on that. he's teen talking with victims. good morning. >> good morning. the park where the festival took place mareins cordoned off. it's still a crime scene. while police have not officially
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released a motive, we are learning more about the suspect, the gunman whoilled three people, including two children. ♪ remember all the times >> in the small city of gilroy, an overwhelming feeling of sorrow. just a few miles heaway from w so many cameniogether overt for a vigil. lives were rapped t as gunfire tore through this food festival. those killed now all identified. kayla salazar was just 13 years old. shot down not far from her own home. 25-year-old trevor irbe, a bialready graduate, was with his girlfriend sarah, and on the phone with hisie fr, ben schreiber, when shots rang out. >> next thing i know, i hear 15, 20 pops. he heard sarah scream, and line goes dead. >> the youngest, victim 6-year-old stephen romero, was shot in the back. his mother and grandmother also wounded by gunfire.
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his heartbroken father nearly lost his entire family. >> he's more of a friend to me than a son. who i will miss forever. i still can't believe he's dead. >> are youay ok? ak-47 assault style the gunman rifle purchased legally in nevada. nick remembers the moment just befo dozen were wounded that he was shot in the leg. >> as soons i noticed he was cocking a huge gun, it triggered iny head, i think he might start shooting people. >> while detectives have not released a motive for the attack, we're learning about the suspect, identified as ntino legan, he was wearing tactical gear and killed by three officers who returned fire. he posted a picture of the garlic festival just before the shooting. in another post, mentioning a book that advocated racism, sexism, and dominance through
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violce. police raiding his home, gathering piles oevidence and g his car. >> we're currently undertaking social media scrubs and deriving other information. >> police launched a massive manhunt for a possible accomplice but are uncertai if he had help. justin pushed sarah away from the gunfire and took shrapnel to his back. >> if itn' wast for him, i probably would have got shot bee o he's the who saved my life. >> this morning, stories of survival while a community mourns three young lives cut far too short. >> you mention that authorities were looking into a possible accomplice. what the latest on that now? >> well,nn sava, you'll recall at this time yesterday, the man hnlt was under way in this area. back.ertainly been scaled police say it's possible an ac is still out there, but they have not located anybody. g to rule ill try that out. >> a heartbreaking story.
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thank you very much. >> another major story this morning. the massive da breach involving credit card giant capital one. the personal information of an in mated 100 million people the united states potentially exposed. and this morning, the alleged hacker behind it is in federal custody. nbc's business correspondent jo ling kent is following the story for us. >> it's happened yet again. one of the largest reported data brechs ever. ca oid dt know about it until a member of the public alerted authoritime. saying they saw the alleged hacker talking about the stolen informatioonline. >> a 33-year-old former software engineer from seattle is accused of stealing a vast amount ofnf customer iormation from one of the nation's biggest credit card issuers. paige thompson obtained the data by obtaining a server owned by capital one.
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she's been charged with computer fraud and abuse. the breach exposing the personal information of an estimated 100 million people in the u.s., and another 6 million in canada. that includes information on nsumers and small businesses that applied for a capital one credit card between 2005 and 2019. so what's at risk? customers' names, addresses, phone numbers, birth dates, and some parts of consumers' credit story. capital one insists no credit card account numbers or log-inr inion was exposed. but they do say that 14000 social security numbers were put at risk. along with 80,000 bank account numbers. capital one's ceo saying in a statement, while i am grateful that the perpetrator has been caught, i'm deeply sorryat for whas happened. i sincerely apologize for the understandab thisnt incide must be causing those affected and i'm committed to esking it right. this lat breach coming just one week after equifax settled
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with the government for a record $650 million after a 2017 data breach exposed the personal information of nearly 150 million people. >> so jo, the question a lot of people will be asking as they watch your report, how do i know if i have been affected and if i have, what do i do? >> capital one is telling us they will notify affectedin viduals and make free credit monitoring and identity protection available to those impacted, but i know so many people hav heard this before. and the investigation into exactly how thi happened is ongoing. >> thank you. it's a big night in politics. the crowded field of democratic presidential candidates will face off during tonight's start of the second primary debate. it's happening over two nights in detroit. this morning, we have results from a new poll on the race. two reports for you. we'll start with morgan radford who has been talking to some of those critical state voters. >> that's right. good morning. that new national poll shows front- joe biden expanding
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his lead. we caneexpect to s more fireworks opportunities as the other candidates really sharpen their attacks against him as they look for standout moments. in this case, where they're speaking coulde as critical as the policies themselves. the story is a solidly blue city and a stay that flipped for trump in 2016. they said they'll be tuned in and none of the candidates should take their votes for granted. ahead of tonight's make-or-break debate in the motor city, joe biden is still dominating he democratic race. a new quinnipiac poll shows a former vice president wit a double-digit lead over his rivals. surging 12 points in the past month. biden's closest competitor, senator elizabeth warren with 15%. followed by senators kamala harris and bernie sanders. for biden, it's a dramatic turnaround following his rocky performance in the first debate.
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caug off guard when harris targeted his recor on civil rights. >> you also worked with tm to oppose busing. >> thou the former vice president said he's ready for rematch, telling democratic donors last week, i'm not going be as polite this time. >> i will express differences and articulate them, and certainly point out where we have differences of opinion. >> and for tonight's debate, the location is just as keys the lineup. michigan is one of three crit swing states along america's mandoacturing corri that flipped for trump in 2016. voters here say they want to hear about the economy. >> bring in more jobs. it would be good for the comublt. >> at a local gym in detroit's northwest side, in an historically black neighborhood, voters say the candidates shouldn't take their votes for granted. what do you think detroit needs to hear from these democratic candidates? >> ihink we areore concerned about hearing not just the
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middle class but the black middle class. we are the motor city. but even thosere jobs a decreasing, so it's like, what's next? >> we have been talking to folks. are they enthusiastic about any particular candidate or doing and see? >> it's kind of a wait and see. what we saw on the ground did confirm largely what we saw in the poll, see how much these de matter to votersng. one person said he liked buttigieg becausee he thought answered honestly. others said biden was the only one who could take on trump. others said sanders when it came to education and mass incarceration was something that was important to them, but it's still early and the votes are up for grabs. >> still a lot of candidates. >> one topic you can bet will come up in the debate tonight, president trump'sac attks on democratic congressman elijah cummings and on the city of ltimore. overnight, the president escalated that with a new series of tweets. nbc's chief white house
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correspondent hallie jackson has more for us. good morning. >>hey, willie. good morning to you. listen, some allies of the president are hesitant about h relentless attacks on prominent african-american democrats, but that is not stopping president trump, who is again goingfter congressman elijah cummings, tweeting overnight that cummings, who heads the oversight co should investigate himself over why baltimore struggles like poverty and crime. another target of his attacks, the reverendl sharpton, is firing back, accusing the president of trying to sell racist behavior. >> new fallout as president trump draws defenders to the white house, after publicly t describing city of baltimore as infested by rats. language derided by his opponents as racist. >>o you believe today was an attempted damage control by president trump? >> no, i don't. >> we have a president who was listenin and i was glad to pray with him. >> the president has plenty of critics after his attacks on yet
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another african-americanla aker, elijah cummings whose districts includes part of baltimore, and now african-american civil rights activist, al sharpton, calling him a conm after he visited the city to stand up for the people. >> what is your message to president trump? >> he should not continue to try to sell this racist behavior to try make the country more divided for his own political gain. >> he's trying to say it's us versusthem. that is not re of a leader. and certainly not an americanle er. >> even nfl coach john harbaugh washe people in baltimore, everywhere. maybe that's because the peotie in balre love the ravens so is much, but we felt nothing but love for 11 years. >> aides argue he's fighting aback against antagonist in congress.ed cummings chair oversight committee. now, after then-candidate trump, lookmg for support fro black
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voters, pledged on the campaign trail to help lift up urban neighborhoods -- >> what y the hell do have to lose? >> the former republican national committee chair is pushing the president to make good on thatom pre. >> the streets are ready for you. the neighborhoods are ready for you. folks want to talk to you. so just show up. put the tweet down, brother, and show up. >> so as for where this might ge , we're now hearing from the only african-american member of president trump's cabinet, ben carson, who saide spoke with the president about the attacks on cummings and that the president reassured carson he would be happy t work withhe congressman to bring some relief to the people of baltimore. >> it might be difficult now. hallie jackson at the white house, thanks. >> this morning, new details about the case against two american teenagers jailed in rome for allegedly killing ania it police officer. this is theamily of one of the suspects arrives in italy. keir simmons has the details for us.
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good morning. >> good morning. italian prosecutors just wrapped up a news conference saying cctv was used to trace the two american suspects and praising the investigators for tracking them down as a hotel just 250 feet from the attack. he's also released a picture of a knife they say was used in the attack. but he's saying there are confusing elements to the case. some of the police officers y andved were not on d the officer who died had forgotten to carry his weapon. a key question emerging this morning, did the boys know they were facing police officers. the californian teens will remain in custody, the italian prosecutor said this morning, because of the gravity of the allegations they face. 19-year-oldof finnegan saying they continue to ather facts, adding, we' rateful he has been provided medical care and our heart goes out to the family who have ffered an unimaginable ss. police officer mario raga was stabbed 11 times.
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hisnuneral i the same church where he was recently married. he had been investigating allegations of a cocaine deal gone wrong and attempted extortion. italian media say this is media not verified by nbc new, of two suspects running from the murder scene. elder confessed to the killing, claiming self-defense, according d by judge's ruling obtai the associated press. but this pic of d18-year-ol gabriel dfblinded is raising questions about the treatment of the americans. the picture widely condemned in italy. a pole officer involved uickly moved off the case, and now, amanda knox speaking out. in 2007, she was ford into a confession by italian police over the killing of her friend, kercher. many are asking me about this case, she tweeted. all i can say is i'm withholding judgment. th i should be tried a court of law, not the court of public opinion. in any case,t's tragic. my heart goes outo the
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victim's family. the italian prosecutor saying that picture of one of the boys blindfolded in police custody cast a shadow in the case, buhe's insisting t boysere interviews according to the law. in those interviews, the prosecutor said, onef the boys claims he didn't know the men were police and he was scared when the officers grabbed hold of them. the police insisting, willie and savannah, they did identify themselves. >> serious case there. continue to follow it for us. >> let's get a first check of the weather. for that, we sayood morning to mr. roker. >> good morning, sweet willie, and good morning to you. thanks for getting your nrional weatherom us. 30 million people in the northeast from new york to boston, interior sections of the northeast, affected by the heat. heat indices upwards of 100. hot and humid ahead of this colb front, sweet relief behind it. chicago today, 77. 83 in cincinnati. flint, 81. but ahead of the system, it will feel like 94 in richmond, new york, and boston.
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as we move into tomorrow, the cooler air starts to invato in cleveland, cincinnati, knoxville. the heat still banked up against the east coast, and then as we get intoek the wed, we're going to see that front move off and temperatures will start to moderate. we'll see mid 80s in richmond. providence, wilmington. it will stay nice and mild. 85 by friday in indianapolis. still warm down in batlanta, not unreasonably so, and des moines will see temperatures ln th 80s. we'll get to your local forecast coming up in t thing. even a "three-ring fender bender." (clown 1) sorry about that... (clown 2) apologies. n' (clown 1) ...didt mean it. (clown 3) whoops. (stilts) sorry! (clowns) we're sorry! (scary) hey, we're sorry! [man screams]cary screa] (burke) quite the circus. but we covered it. at farmers, we know a thing or two because we've seen a thing or ♪ we e farmers. bum-pa-dum, bum-bum-bum-bum ♪
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good morning. i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell. sunshine outside on a tuesday morning. temperatures mostly in the low to mid 70s aroun town. there are still some cooler suburbs in the 60s. everyone gets a hot and humid day today.ur temperat will be in the low to mid 90s for most of the afternoon. only a slight chance for a rhunderstorm today. slightly higheain chances in the shenandoah valley. muchthe next couple days, higher rain chances, especially .t' >> and tha the latest weather. >> thank y very much. still ahead, the second shark attack in just two days at tri same fda beach. we'll hear from the 18-year-old survivor. >> plus,ivexclus findings this morning from the nacongressio investigation into usa jum nastics and the sex abuse scanda rocked that sport. this morning, who is being blamed for failing to protect at leads? first, this is "toda
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so last rapid wrinkl pair with new retinol oil for 2x the wrinkle fighting power. neutrogena® this is a news 4 today news >> good morning to you. it's7:26 on tuesday, july 30th. i'm jummy olabanji. in the news this morning, there's been yetnother data breach. this one at capital one. a seattle woman is accused of hacking into the company and ealing the names and information of about 100 million people here in the u.s. the breach mainly affects consumers and small that applied for a capital one credit card from 2005 to early 2019. the hackerma obtained inforon about credit scores, credit limits, and payment history and what capital o refers to as transaction data. open up the nbc washington app and search capital one if you think you haveeenaffected. >> today, virginia marks 400 years since the settlement at
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jamestown, but the could be owovershad by cog president trump who plans to attend. stats a the president of usit racis and xenophobic rhetoric. let's go toh melissa mollet wit first four traffic. >> a couple problems on the fairwa the local lanes have a brand-new crash there as well. as we zoom out, you can see some of the slow spots here on the beltway thismorning. laurel eastbounow pder mill near bwparkway, broken down vehicle there. >> thank you. a check of your forecast is coming up .
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hazy sunshine and lots of humidity on your tuesday morning in the nation's capital. temperatures in the low to mid s around town for now. it's going to be a hot day to be outside today. we were 94 we'll 5 today.
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there will be a few isolated thunderstorms this afternoon. much higher rain chances tomorrow with a high of 90 ee degr and more high rain chances on friday and saturday. .o sunday should be the better
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back now at 7:30 on a tuesday morning, july 30th, 2019. as we get well deserved camera time to our big crowd outside on the plaza. 'll join them in just a bit. >> a hot and sticky day out there, too, so special props to them for being outthere. let's get to the headlines of the morning. thousands gathering overnight. an emotional vigil in gilroy, er the nia, one day a mass shooting at a food festival there. speakers memorialized the victims, talked about their ur experiences dg the attack. community leaders vowed not to let the gunman define their city. three people were killed. a doesn more were wounded. police shot and killed the gunman identified as a
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19-year-old. investigators say he used an ak-47 assault style rifle purchased legally in nevada. motiveas not been dete. two somalis who came to the u.s. as refugees werd arreste in arizona. authorities say they wereni pl to travel to egypt to join isis. both men were arrested friday after they checked in for their flights at the tucson airport. officials say the two men told an undercover fbi employee they wanted to travel to the middle east to carry out violence and, quote, achieve martyrdom. president trump reacted to the arrest this morning, tweeting abou the suspects, writing one of them stated the best wake-up callhe is islamic state to get victory or another 9/11. get smart, people. the president wrote. >> the president of u.s. soccer is responding to claims of wage discrimination, saying the women's national team has been paid more thas the me team. federation president carlos cordero released figures on monday showing the women's team was paid nearly $34 million between 2010 and 2018.
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during that se time, the men's team was paid $26.4 million, he said. women'seam members received salaries plus bonuses. the men received bonuses only, although they're larger u.s. soccer is expected to move toward mediation in a gende discrimination lawsu filed by players on the womens' team. >> e turn toflorida, where shark as yet another attack on monday. the second in two days at a beach considered to be the shark bite cap of the morgan h that story. good morning. morning. willy, goo new smyrna beach is a hotbed of shark activity. the most recent attack makes it theattacks in two days on same stretch o causing everyone heading into the water to take a much closer look. florida's new smyrna beachs known as the shark bite capit of the world.
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this week, it's been living up to the well deserved repthation wi not one but two attacks. on tuesday, 18-year-d reed zipper was surfing with hisie frnds. he saw a teenager when he got into the water but didn't think about it too milh unt it bit him. >> i went to paddle back out, grab my board, hoppedon. started to paddle ght when my left hand hit the ndter, a shark just came upsh a >> i could tell that the injury to the top of his hand was faly severe. but he was holdingis composure and lifeguard was giving him first aid. >> zipper's friends drove him to nearby hospital where he received 19 stitches. >> itas pretty deep, and the guy was like, oh, you're really lucky. if it went any deeper, you would have had damage to the tendon. hyou would have to get surgery. >> the attack comes days after a boogie border was bitten by a shark on the same stretch of ach. the 49-year-old man was not badly hurt.
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new smyrna beach has reported30 more tha0 unprovoked attacks nce records started being kept tn 1882. just las week, about 60 milesut soh in cocoa beach, these sharks were seen slicing through the surf near theshoreline. back in newsmyrna, zipper says this scare stillon't keep him from surfing with sharks. >> there's sharks everywhere. when the waves are good, they're not good for long in flora, so you have to get on when you can. just another day, you know. just another dflorida. >>ha i itbout tsaynbeach, ha morgan, t has so many shark attacks? >> yeah, willie, everyone is asking that. it's really a combination of two things. first, this area is extremely popular with surfers. upwas of 300 surfers can be in that water every day. you combibe that with the fact that new smyrna is actually right in the middle of the migration path f the black-tip shark, ahat is highly reactive aciiknde tat any sthing tpehates
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be rthere. >>ts let's turn to al, get a chk of the weather. a couple storms on the horizon. >> the pacific getting a little active out there.ri we have hne eric, category-1 storm, 80-mile-per-hour winds moving west at 17. right behind it, tropica storm flossy. 65-mile-per-hour winds. as you can see, there's a path. eric stays to the south of hawaii. but we're watching flosse because right now, it's a category one and could cause problems. here in the east, not much development. that's because we had a lot of dust coming offhe subsaharan desert. that getting itself into the atmosphere and kind of breaking up all of theseys sms that are developing. but now we're starting to see that dust subside and so we're watching africane waves com off the coast of africa and more start to seeat fon. in fafrkt, right now, we have invest 95-l that is south of rico.o over the next five days, a 10% chance of development. we'll watch the tropical
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moisture. we'll be increasing for florida with head flooding possible. that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck of thewo s. >> i'm meteorologist chuck bell. sunshine, temperatures in the mid 70s to get your day started today. there will be a chance for some isolated thunderstorms into the early parts of the afternoon. here's our future weather model. 4:00, hit and mis thunderstorms from the blue ridge westbound to the shenandoah. valley otherwise, hot and humid.da s high, 95 degrees. a little cooler tomorrow.l the basebalame this evening, going to be rather humid. let's hope the nats beat the braves again. >>r and that's you latest weather. >> thank you. > coming up, meghan markle's intimate conversation about motherhood with michelle >> plus jenna c artist of captan underpants. the remarkable story behind the popular series with a lesson for kids and parents. >> then the billbod chart history made by lil nas x old
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we're back at an nbcews exclusive tied to the sexual abuse scandal that has rocked usa gymnastics. >> congress has now c its 18-month investigation. investigators finding multiplez orons failed to protect hundreds of oshletes, my young girls. and some even worked to conceal the truth a longtime team doctor who abused the girls. tom costello has the exclusive details this morning. >> good morning. this investigation on the part ai congress found that these organizationsd to act for more than a year even after having credible information that team doctor larry nassar was in fact abusing the athletes, the young kids.he now t high-power senators on
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capitol hill are saying that top people at the u.s. olympic committee and even usa gymnastics need to be held accountable. thisrn moing, 12 months before the tokyo 2020 opening ceremonyv ionaless tiga into the u.s. olympic committee and usa gymnastics. team doctor larry nassar now serving up to a 175-year sentence for sexually using minors in his care. the numbf victi believed to be in the hundreds. olympic goldedalistne mckayla ma first spoke to the fbi about the abuse back in 2015, but she toldh notng happened. >> were you wondering, hey, how come the fbi hasn't contacted us? >> me andom my m both kept calling trying to get information and being like, what's going on here? why are things stalling? >> now, the invtigation has found that for 421 days, a year and two months, the fbi, the u.s. olympic committee, and usa
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gymnastics all famed to act or warn michigan state university where dr. nassar rked, that he was sexually abusing athletes. >> they're profiled in cowardice and p concealment becauseple looked the other way and they put medals and money above morals. >> connecticutemocrat richard blumenthal and kansas republican senator jerry moran said the organizations knowingly concealed reports of the abuse. >> was this a massivecover-up at all levels of usag, usoc, and for that matter, even the fbi? cover-up remains to be proved, but it was a cover-up in spirit. >> in april of 2018, some of nassar's accuss appeared on capitol hill, accusing usa gymnastics and the u.s. olympic committee of failing to prote them. >> they failed to speak up, and they let nassar assault children. >> the ceo of the u.s. olympic
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committee, scott blackman, resigned. athletes accused him of failing to fact. the congressional investis he mp sented the truth under oath. allen ashley was fired. former usa gymnastics ceo steve penny refused to answer congress' questions. >> i must respectfully decline to answer your question. >> he's pleaded not guils of ev ordering the removal of internal usag documents. when reported about the findings, penny's attorney who has not read the report told nbc news much of it is not true. >> it's hard to find instances where what should have happened happened. >> should peopl go to prison in this case? >> if these allegations are substantiated by evidence and by conviction, people should serve time in prison. >> this morning, former national teamst gym jessica howard who saidashe too w abused by nassar, sai thesenators' work gives her hope. >> to actually see it get to
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this point already feels like a huge, to feels like a huge victory. >> we reached out to usand gymnastics also the usoc for comment. usa gymnastics tells n brk c news it looks forward to corking withgress and has already made changes to, quote, designed to present the opportunity for abuse. in an open letter to at leads back in december following its own investigation, the usoc did acknowledge institutional failures and said it was implementing reforms. the fbi referred us to the justice department's office of the r general and it said it will not comment on ongoing investigation. back to you. >> tom, so infuriating about all of this is how many different institutions appear to have just totally failed and frommed the ball for these athletes. the investigation is one thing. is there any kind of legislation senators are proposing to fix this?s a bipar with moran and blumenthal.
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they're proposing a billwo that d essentially give a lot oversight to congress and it would allow essentially them to dissolve thehoards of bot the lso usa gymntics if necessary. and impose a lot more liability on the potential, so if one of these organizations has abuse going on, they would be exposed to greater liability. also, giving the young athletes more representation on the usoc board as well. the bottom line is this law if it's passed would provide a lot more congressional oversight er america's olympic teams. all right. tom, thank you very much. >> jt aheadhis morning, another bison attack at a national park. the young victim still recovering in the hospital ares details behind his terrifying encounter. but what they eaink is likely acidic and then what's happening is the weakd ening ofdr enamel.t now is the perfect time for a toothpaste like the new pronamel repair. thth toothpaste takes it to next level.
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news b >> 7:56 isn your time o this tuesday. good morn everyone. i'm eun yang. virginia marks 400 years since the settlement at jamestown, but n could be owed by controversy surrounding president trump who will attend. the group of virginia democrats vowed to boycott the event. the state lawmaks ae the president of using racist and xenophobic rhetoric. let's check on your commute with melissa mollet. >> taking a look at gaithersburg, southbound 270, a crash blocking the right side of the road. inner loop at 450, crash on the right shoulder. beltway overall is pretty slow. a lot of re right now, and rhode island avease northe near newton street, an accident there too. >> thank you. we'll take a break and check your.
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it's 8:00 on "today." coming up, s. ♪ remember all a a california community comes together after gunman opened fire at a food festival. this morning, what we're learning about the victims and the roes. >> if it wasn't for him, i probably would have got shot be the one who saved my life. >> we're live with the latest. plus, king of the fort. >> your fortnite world champi. bugha. >> meet the16 -year-old who became a multimillionaire after taking home the first ever fortnite world cup. >> i'm just so happy. >> he's here live in studio 1a
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al about his big win a >> and when meghan met we go inside the intimate conversation between meghan markle and michelle women had motherhood and empowering the nextne ration. today, tuesday, july 30th, 20 >> brought my girls from atlanta. >> we love you, cathy. >> from mississippi. >> hey, grandmother and memaw. >> it's our fifth annua mother/daughter trip -- >> -- to >> happy 40th birthday to our brother. >> it's my sister's 13th birthday. >> today. >> celebrating my >> and welcome back, everybody. it's tuesday morning. nice to have you along with us out there on the plaza or at home watching.
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we're glad you're here. >> looking forward to getting out there on the plaza. a good day to send in your my today plaza shout out. post a short hello to twitter or instagram with our hashtag and see yourself in our open. >> if youo d it online, you don't have to battle the humidity on the plaza and we see you. les start the news at 8:00. a vigil was held overnight to honor the victims of the deadly shooting at a food festival in southern california and the heroes who helped so many survivgu mi almaguer has the latest on the investigation as well. good morning. >> savannah, good morning. the park where the shooting took place behind me remains a crime scene. while police have not released a motive for the shooting, we're learning more about the suspec the man who killed three people andook two innocent lives. in the small city of gilroy, an overwhelming feeling of sorrow just aew miles away from where so many came together overnight for a vigil.
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lives were ripped apart as gunfire tore through this food festival. those killed now all identified. kayla salazar was just 13 years old. shotn not far from her own tme. 25-year-oldvor irby, a biology graduate, was witgi his friend sarah and on the phone with his friend ben when shots rang out. >> i hear 15, 20 pops. you hear sarah scream, and the line goes dead. the youngest victim, en 6-year-old ste romero, was shot in the back. >> more of a friend to me than a son. who i will miss forever. i still can't believe that he's dead. >> investigators s the gunman assault style rifle purchased legally in nevada. nick remembers the moment just before a dozen were wounded that he was shot in the leg.
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>> as soon as i noticed he was cocking a gun, a huge gun, it triggered in my head, i think this guy might start shooting people. >> while detectives have not released a motive for the attack, we are l rning more about the suspect, identified as santino legan. the 19-year-old posted aicture of the garlic festival just before the shooting. in another post, mentioning a bookhat advocated racism, sexism, and dominance through violence. monday, police raiding his home, bagging piles of evidence and r.arching his justin bates pushed sarah ordaz away fromhe gunfire and took shrapnel to his back. >> if it wasn't for him, i probably would have got shot because he's the one who saved my life. >> this morning, stories of survival while a community mourns three young lives cut far too short. this morning, several people remain hospitalized, including at least ine person critical condition.
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as for that search for a possible accomplice, it does continue today until police can rule that out. savannah. >> all right, miguel almaguer, thank you. capital one has been hit by one of the largest reported data breaches ever. the company says a hacker stole the personal information oft abou 100 million people in the united states. and another 6 million in canada. data included names, addresses, and birth dates, and in some cases, social security and bank account numbers. the suspect is in federal custody. she's a 33-year-old former software engineer from seattle. capil one says consumers who have applied for credit cards since 2005 could be at risk. o they ll be notified can sign up for free credit monitoring. >> for the second time in less than a week, there's been a bisont attack a a u.s. national park. the victim this time was a colorado teenager and nbc's steve tterson got a chance to speak to him. >> this morning, a teenager sharing his harrowing encounter with a bison.
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this time in north dakota's theodore roosevelt national park. >> i was walking on the trail, and then all of a sudden, i just kind of got this feeling that w somethinas chasing after me. i didn't know what was happening. i kind of just fro in that moment, but i kept running. and then he came up behind me and he got his horn, uh, slash it through my leg, and then threw me u with his head about six feet into the r. >> saturday, a tourist snapped this photo of two bison fighting right before the 17-year-oldsi vir to the park was attacked. we spoke to the teen from the hospital by phone. >> i didn't do anything toag avate him. itas all by chance. >> he says he noticed the herd starting out on a m and was staying a safe distance away when suddenly, the bison charged. >> there was a massive, like at bleast 50on in the field. and they were all just making noises, making weird like calls.
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last week, a collective gasp was heard across the country when a video went viral showing aar 9-ld girl being flipped in the air by a 2-ton bison in yellll to the national park service, the height of bison ating season happens to coincide with the busiest tourist months, july and august. another reason to be more cautious because the animals can aggre the chances of outrunning a bison are slim to none. >> it's impossible to tell what a bison is going to do. heey have t big eyes that go straight out. you can't look in their eyes and city what they're going to do >> fortunately, the teen is expected to make a full recovery. >> i'm really lucky, i guess. i'm lucky to be alive. >> his experience serving as a warning to others. >> a lot of people have the misconception, just bec they are in a national park, they're safe from these animals, and they're not. >> stevepatterson, nbc news. >> that's the news.
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video games. >> kyle "bugha" giersdorf, a 16-year-old from pennsylvania, won the first world cup on sunday, and he netted $3 million in the process. we'll talk to kylepa and his rents in a moment. first, a look at his historic win. >> bow down to bugha. >> theictory was a first of itskind. >> your fortnite world c bugha. >> 16-year-old kyledo giersrf took home the title and a whopping $3ri million grand at the first ever fortnite world cup. millions competed to get in. but wnly 10e chosen to play. at the end of the nearly four-hour gaming competition, giersdorf, who goes by the name bugha, secured the topot >> words can't even explain it right now. i'm just so happy. everything i have done, the grind, it's all paid off.
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and it's just insane. >> the tournament packed new york's arthur ashe stadium with nearly 10,000 fans. with more than 1 million more tching the intense competition online. sunday's victory means en more for the fairly new but wildly successful esports industry. revenues for professiol video game competitions is expected to hit $1.1 billion in 2019. that's 27% more than last year. >> $3 million richer, the biggest individual prize victory in competitive g >> what are you going to do with the money? have you given it any thought? >> i'm going to save all the money and put it to my future. >> a future that is only beginning for giersdorf, who says he's still taking it all in. >> your chaion of the world. >> and kyle is here along with his parents,len and darcy. guys, good morning.or thaneing here.
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>> congrats. >> first things first. kyle or bugha. what do you prefer? >> probably bugha. >>l all right, i call you bugha. i asked you what are you going do do wh million? i proposed maybe buy car. you reminded me you don't have a driver's license yet. who are you going do with the cash? >> save the money, put it to my future and probably b a new desk. >> a new desk. >> not even a new computer? >> no. >> okay, so we don't play fortnite. some of our viewers probably have never played fortnite. how did this happen? what did you have to do to become world champion$3nd win million. >> it's taken a lot of time, hard practice ovewo the last t years. ill spent a my time improving and getting better. >> 40 million players. you get down0o 10 on the big stage at arthur ashe stadium in new york where you won on sunday. what was it like to win, be handed that trophy and that check? >> it was honestly real, but ate the same ti, i had no emotion,
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honestly, because i didn't really understand what was happening. it was just crazy. >> you're there. people are watching. mom and dad, i mean, in your wildest imagination, did you ever think your son's love of video games would lead to something like this? >> no. >> i mean, we knew he had it in him, but the whole experience was so surreal. and i just still, i had to ask my sister, like, am i dreaming? is thi real? we were so in shock. >> how often do you play? how many hours aay do you play video games? >> i would say six hours a day practicing. >> how do you do your school work and other stuff? >> fit it od after, like an hou or two. >> glen, we have been joking all morning. se thing. lot of parents are i tell my kids, stop playing fortnite. what am i supposed to say now? he won $3 million playing fortnite. did you ever have those moments when he was playing six hours a
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day? >> absolutely. we still have them. it's all in moderation. and we always told him that as long as his grades were up, we would support him. and we would try to do what we could. and as soons the grade would start slipping, we said -- which they haven't, thank god,ai we that there's consequences to that. because as talented as he is, i always said there's a 12-year-old coming up thaos going t have the same skill sets and is going to be better. and a lot of times, 25, 30, i don't want him working at a fast food restaurant. >> okay, can you tell us where bugha comes from? >> my grandpa gave me the name when i was a baby. >> bugha or bugha? what do you think about bugha? >> i love it. it warms my heart. >> oh. >> kyle, what are you going to do from here? i know you're still basking in we glow, butt do you do with this?am you're fous now, you have money in your pocket. what do you want to do? get some back home, rest, and start my stream up and
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play fortnite. >> and get ready forour junior year in high school. guys, congratulations, kyle. incredible achievement. mom and dad, thanks for being here as well. >> thank you. ert's get a check of the wea now from al. >> which is kind of like a big video game. maybe i can win some cash. we're looking at a cold front that streta to new york. that's going toring cooler air behind it. look at the temperatures. you can see the contrast, 70s and 80s from the great lakes the ohio and mississippi river valleys. along the coast, 90s. hundreds and hundreds getting from texasinto the southwest today. heavy rain down in the gulf, also strong storms making their way u into the ohio river valley i monsoonal moisture in the pacific southwest, bnging showers and along the west coast, seasonal temperatures and oinshine. that's what's gng on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning. i'm storm team 4 meteorologist chuck bell.
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a hotnd humid day. already in the mid to upper 70s. our future weather forecast model shows thunderstorms developing today. the best chances for rain will be out in the western half of the news 4 nation, but there shower around y town as well. before any cooling thunderstorm chances bubble up, it will be 95 degrees for a high today. back down to 90 tomorrow with a much higher rain chance on your weenesday. thore high rain chances on friday and saturday too. >> if you're heading out the door, check us out on sirius xm channel 108. >> thank you. jenna is here because she neverv wants to miss pop start. >> i cannot miss pop start. >> good stuff for you this morning. >> filling inhi for carson morning. first up, meghan markle, the duchess of susx making editor o british vogue, and we're learning more about the editorial, including a candid interview with michelle obama. keir simmons has more. >> pop start corrpondent.
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you know, this magazine is getting people talking, and i think one of theal tng points today will be an article just released in which prince harry interviewed the conservationist goodell. in it, he talks about racism and the unconscious bias people can have passed down through generations that can affect the way they treat people, even without them knowing it. he doesn't specifically refer to his wife, but many people will see its a commentary on the way meghan has been treated by some. she has been criticized even over hisng of this she's one of the most written about women in the world. but this morng, meghan markle is ung her own words to inspire others. shine light in a world filled with seemingly daily darkness, the duchess writes. pivots from a perspective oftr frusation tone of optimism.
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penning an editorial as she guest edits the british vogue september issuol a r she reveals she asked for. er words, often ashamedly political. more than anything, this issue is about the power of the collective. you will find that spirit of us inclvity on the cover. diverse portraiture of women of different age, color, creed, nationality, and inspiration. a very e articles is special piece with renowned conservationalist jane goodell. prince harry was shown dancing with her and impersonatingch a p greeting. goodell has campaigned all her life to save the endangered animals. meanwhile, pregnant with baby archie, meghan interviewed former first lady mic amti cenhell motherhood. bein a mother has been a s masterclasn letting go. try as w might, there's only so much we can control, and boy,
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have i tried. then advice on having a new arold. there's something so magical about having a baby in the house, mrs. obama says. time expands and contracts. each moment holds its own little i'm so excited for you and harry to experience nietthat, meghan. it all. meghan andtir lunch. mrs. obama supporting another m woman, as meghan puts it. she speaks out. nlike any royal before her. mi magazine being so positive and optimistic, that doesn't seem to b case. there are people still the ecriticizing meghan, particulary in the press, but in the magazine, there is a poem that perhaps gives us a glimpse ofe it all. it's called the beh, and it includes the line, why don't you do as i do, says the beach? let it all wash over you. guys.
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>> okay. something to think about there. >> wow. >> i love meghan markle. i think this is giving her a chance to kind of branch out a little bit. >> good for her. next , cue the music. the song you have been hearing everywhere, lil nas paste x's old town road, it has broken the record for most weeks at number one on the billboard hot 100 chart. its the former mariah carey's one sweet d with carey tweeted sending love and x. he revealed he knew his hit song,quote, needed to be funny,o needed t be catchy, it needed to be hip-hop, it needed to be country, and it needed to be short. >> that was a lot going on. >> a lot going on. >> she did the rodeo and then the patented -- >> yeah. >> the baby was not hurt. >> no babs were hurt.
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>> next up, jennifer new rstar's 50th births full oa youtube video gives us an inside look at her big day, including the special gift from fiance alex rooesz and a curious admission from j. l >> what the hell? oh, my god. i never had a car like before. i have never driven a car, period. >> she has never drin a car before. >> what? >> any car? >> that's what she said. i actually believe it. you know, you're from new york city. then he made it, quote/unquote, so she had a driver. she probably didn't have to learn to drive. >> didn't she live in l.a. for a long time? >> regardless of whether it's , you can use that drdr $140,000
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porsche. >> i wonder if it's a stick. >> she could always sell it. >> it's a gift from a-rod. >> she can learn to drive. >> before ourin pop start item, willie, you have to head outside because you're joining theast of lahoma. >> okay. i thought i did something wrong. >> he's such a professint of my cameona. finally, the exclusive reveal of the star-studded lineup at the citizen festival to end take a look. ♪ you got face you big our can adira over the ♪e will we will rock >> hey, guys. >> you just saw there, so many others, carole king, adam
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lambert, so manym levine wi ll . here's the deal, the festival kes place september 28th. it will be broadcast liven msnbc. >> very well done. willie has left thebu ding. where are you, willie? >> outside on the plaza. the hottest show on broadway right now. we're here with the ngtony-winni history making cast of oklahoma. they're about to treat us to a live performance from the show. our lucky day after your . performance from the show. our lucky day. after your local news. news 4 t
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welcome back. i'm meteoryn ricket. we're looking at temperatures ow them side. 70s, already 80 degrees in baltimore. you factor in the humidity, you're feeling it. it f feels a degrees warmer right now. as we continue through the day, 95 degrees. and plus, again, it will feel a touch wa wers hav weestut of d.c., along the blue ridge mountains, i-81. the further east you go, the less of a chance you have. but still, we do have a small rain.e of better chance of widespread rain tomorrow with a frontal system.
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that frostalls. oks like we'll have daily rain chances through saturday. >> you can get the latest news i and weathern the nbc washington app. dale's little girl is heading to college. luckily her dorm is about 10 minutes from a hotel by wyndham. ashley's meeting all her in-laws, and she's about 10 minutes from a wyndham. with over 6,000 hotels across the country,by a great hoteyndham is closer than you think.t
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we are back now at 8:30n a muggy tuesday morning here in new york city. it's july 30th, 2019. another hot one in midtown manhattan. our crowd, a big crowd, does not seem to mind one bit. i'm going to use an alss outside.ok >> it's close. >> aclose. sticky, humid, whatever. iti'm gtloing t o get close to friend of mine over here. can i introduce you to bailey. hello. >> hi. >> you had no idea i was over here, did you? >> no. >> bailey, i see you're from gallery, iowa, but you're heading off to college, right? >> yeah. >> where are you goegto go to school? >> oklahoma city university. >>ho ok. wait a minute, wait a minute. we're on to something here.
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what are you going to study there? >> dance performance. >> now we're really putting it together. would you like to be on broadway one day? >> uh-huh, yeah. >> bailey, you quo there's a whole cast of oklahoma right over hithere. i tnk this was meant to be, don't you? >> yes. >> how about a cou e tickets for you to go see the show? would you like that? >> yes. >> okay, bailey, you got it. >> oh, my gosh. thank you so much. w fun is that?e'll see y the whole cast is here. >> so sweet. >> the whole cast is giving her love. >> coming up, do your kids love reading captain underpants and g man? we caught up with the eator, dave pickly. he shows us how to inspire kids to follow their dreams. for boys, it's eat. >> my hero. >> you love captain underpants?
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>> absolutely, i a fan favorite. not talking about captain underpants, although it is. shark week. that's right. our shark week i series, tried my hand at diving with sharks, but this shark handler went right paddleboarding withthem. yikes. she's going to teach us fun fact aendhi wor tking with these amazing creatures. >> again, if you can't get a ticket like ouraid to see oklahoenribroadway, they're getting ready to treat s to a live performance on the plaza. >> in the fourth hour, you know who we nahave? onal treasure willie geist and the legendary billy idol is here live. >> billy and willie? >> billy and willie. >> is he going to sing an old song? >> a classic, and he has big news for his fans. >> first, let's get a check of the weather. >> let's show you what's happening. for today, strong storms making their way from the northeast all the way down into the gulf where hr tutt.e heavy rain.eak onsfmonaoooil m sunshine in th
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pacific northwest. tomorrow, oppressive heat and humidity in the gulf. strong storms make their way into the northeast and new england. monsoonal storms in the southwest, and sunshine in the cific northwest. that's what's going on around the country. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> well, we're seeing sunshineig out there rht now. temperatures ie u 70s, that southwest wind continues to push in that humidity. r we go ove the next several hours, temperatures will be in the mid 90s for daytime highs today. warmer witho feel that humidity around. sbout a 30% chance of seeing a ' coming our way r tomorrow. again, maybe a few showers and thunderstorms mainly west today. but widespread rain throughout tomorrow afternoo pretty much for everybody, could see strong storms. >> that is your latest weather. now to more of our special series, shark week on "today," in partnership with our pals at the discoverychannel, the crowd is decked out with fins for this
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one, because tonight's show, laws of jaws. featuring jamen martinelli. good to see you. >> thank you, good to be here. >> what's the laws of jaws? >> the laws of jaws ishere we re-enacted five different instances in shark encounters to let people know if they ever find themss in those ytuations what the could do to maybe have a different outcome and to interact sely with sharks. >> tonight's episode, you're on a paddurboard sunded by sharks. that doesn't seem like a great idea to me. >> yes, and we, before the show, we heavily baited the walter to put a lot of sharks in the water. this would never hapn in real fl off the e lly, so wha paddleboard with the sharks? >> what would you do? >> remain calm, that's the most important thing, to make sur i thattial splash, if you did fall in, would be like a dinner bell for the sharks. they're very tuned in to their
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senses. go a splash is like oh, my, surfac a remain calm try to look around. luckily, i had a paddle so you can always put some sort of barrier in between you and t sharks. also important to create nc domina you want to be the predator, not prey. swim at the shark. they actually are ver swim away. >> your advice obvio usly works because you're still here. >> yeah. >> thank you so much. >> i love the dress with the hammerheads on it. you can catch laws of jaws tonight at 9:00 eastern and pacifive on d channel. thank you. thank you, al. >> coming up next, jenna's onversation with the superstar creator of captain underpants. and dogman. how he's getting kids excited about reading and art. first, this is t, this is "todayo when i was diagnosed with ms, the first thing i thought about
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dav pilkey is the creative
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source behind two of the most beloved children's series of all time, captain underpants and dogman. his stories have both humor and heart, and who better to sit h down with than the woman we call sergeant underpants. i'm kidding. >> i thoughtoiou were g to say book lady. >> that's what i was thinking. >> but you said sergeant underpants. take that. them.ove their parents might love him more. and i recently had a chance to witness first-hand the magical powers of dav pilkey. his beautiful pictures and his powerful words have launched him into literary stardom. author dav pilkey filling u stadiums on his recent book tour, with thousands of screaming fans, his captain underpants and dogboan series best sellers, with his series beloved by kids, perhaps because thaz were created by one. >> talk to me about when you first invented captain underpanem.
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do you remr where you were? >> i was in second grade. and i was having a lot of trouble in school. i had just been diagnosed with what they now call adhd and i had dyslexia. my teacher didn't know what to do with me, so she was sending me to the hallway, ias kindf alone out there, so i didn't want the kids to think of me as the bad guy, so i start drawing. and captain underpants is one of those characters that i started drawing to entertain my friend superhero sketches now a global publishing re than 100 million . >> cfr w ofay musical.a netflix serie we're sitting on the stage of the dog man. what was it like to watch your creation come to surprisingly emotional. ev was having such good time. with something that started when i was a kid.
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and to see it start there and to continue on here was like a dream come ue. >> and right by his side, one of think i owe a lot to my mom because s he knew i was having all these troubles in school reading, so she wouldake me to the library every week and let me pick out whatever i wanted to read. i started to associate reading withove and it changed s in was drawing these comic school and getting in trouble for it, and my teachers would sometimes rip up the comics. my mom and my dad commissioned actual comic books. stemanted me toom ,houten w andri read them with plea and they would laugh at all the right places. but it was so encouraging f me. >> dav's childhood creations became a family treasure. >> when i got my first book published as an adult, they had saved all th i made as a child and gave them back to
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me. it was a real gift.ll these are the waterman comics. >> did you draw these for him? >> i did. this is paper my dad used to home. >> you write, do you sll consult that second grade boy? >> oh, d riving the car. >> kid tested and approved. dav and i gave a group of his released dog man book. >> look at the pretty river. > that river isn't'so utedinedibly grateful, to be able to see kids and hear ize i aughing and re ike thfeel l arated tecurni ng oninto lifelo readers. >> you all know captain underpants, right? >> dav had another special tre in ore. a drawing workshop of their dreams. what we're going to do now is all create our own superheroes. ever >> they let their imagi.
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>> i lovehose eyeballs. those are so cool. >> the culres couldt be sweeter. >> a dog. the teeth police. >> heartman. >> pizza bagel. >> dog man. >> this is jerry. >> teaching kids that creativity can be the greatest superpower of them all. >> how great is he? >> i love him. >> what a great idea. was just saying, my soon-to-be second grade son, dog man, he's obsessed with it. read.s how i got him to he would go to the school book fair. i love it. >> why it works soit well is works for adults and kids. you can read it wh your kids. >> also, his mother, both of his parents really should teach a master class t.nking that they let him be exactly who he was and encouraged it. i love how they bound the comic bond had a vision. >> he was lone at school.
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he waw out in the hallway and fent lonely,y gave him this safe space to create. >> and you gothe to do a readin with him. liw playing a sho with a rock >> that's the voice i used. >> the new book is perfect. >> we should mention, you can preorder dog man from whom the ball at hemingway. i love it. it's cute. >> great story. >> jenna, thank you. we'rir insp. coming up next, the tony-winning cast of "oklahoma" bringing a taste of broadway right here to our plaza. first, this is we are sisters. and we just moved in together. why alissa and aleah chose fios. we stream so much.
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the citi concert series on "today" is proudly presented to >> well, this morning, "oklahoma" has come to our plaza. we're talking about the beloved musical from rodgers and hammerst we're soexcited.
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the show won this year's tony for best revival of a musical, and alley stroker took home best performance by an actress in a features role in a musical. we'r thrilled to be joined by ally, damon dao, and the company of rodgers and hammerst oklahoma. good morning. >> so people might think they have seen oklahoma. they have not seen it like this what's different about this performance of it? >> well, you really, the language and the songs, you re ily get to hear themn a way, because it's very deconstructed and distilled. we're all in it together. there's no fourth wall, really. >> i have seen the show. the staging is unlike anything i have seen on brdway. and ally, you all have received so many applause, deservedly so. so many accolades, espially at e tony awards. what's it been like since the tonys? are audiences different? >> the audiences are different inhe that everyone is so excite and so supportive of the work.d this hasust been a dream
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come true for jmeork with the best actors in the world every single night. hint. 'm so icite we can't wait to see you. what are you performing now? > we're about to sing can't say no andoklahoma. >> love it. take it away. .he cast ♪t ain't so much a question of not kn ♪ i know what's right and wrong since i've been 10 ♪ i heard a lot of stories and i reckon they are true ♪ ♪ about a girl put upony men ♪ i know i must haveallen to
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the pit ♪ ♪ because then'm i with the feller i f ♪ i justirl who can't say no ♪ ♪ g i'm ia terrible f ♪ ♪ i always say come on let's just when i ought to say next ♪ ♪ when a person tries to kiss a girl ♪ ♪ i know she already gave his face a smack ♪ ♪ but as soon as someone kisses me sorta somehow want to kiss them back ♪ ♪ i ain't the type to get how can ie what i ain't ♪
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♪ oklahoma where theinds come sweeping down the plain ♪ ♪ and the waving wheat can sure smell sweet ♪ ♪ when the wind comes right behind the rain ♪ ♪ oklahoma every night my honey and i sit alone and talk ♪nd ♪ a watch a hawk making lazy circles in the♪ sky ♪ we know we belong to the land ♪ ♪ and the land we belong to is grand and when we say we're on saying you're doing fine oklahoma ♪ >> come on. ♪ oklahoma where the wind comes
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sweeping down the plain ♪ oklahoma where the wind can comes right behind the airen sllme ♪ ♪ oklahoma honey ♪ every night we sit a talk and watch a♪ ♪ making lazy essky ♪ i ♪ oklahoma okloma oklahoma ♪ oklahoma oklahoma ♪ we know we belong to the ♪ a e say we're only you're doing e yi oklahoma ♪ ♪ oklahoma ok ♪ okay
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♪ oklahoma [ cheers and a]ge >> ladies and lemen, the cast of the tony-winning "oklahoma."as guys, thatincredible. you're coming to new york, you can't miss it. the hottest show on bryodway. than so much. we're back in a moment. first, this is first, this is "today" on nbc. did you know comcast business goes beyond fast with a gig-speed network. complete internet reliability. advanced voice solutions. wifi to keep everyone connected. video monitoring. that's huge. k did you guysnow we did all this stuff? no. on i'm not even dyet. wow.
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8:55 am if you want more great stories, including some unhealthy habits that can u acly be good for you. >> clifrb. ahead on the third our next camp with a cause. the theater camp inspiring >> a donfoet, w he dski. willie and billy. >> i'm opening for billy idol is what you're saying. >> yes, willie him willie idol he makes all of us call him >> we look forward to that. to cook healthy meal. going to have a baby, too, sooi we're g to eat. >> we're still stomping our feet from oklahoma. thanks for being with us this morning. all that till to come, but firs.
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this is a news 4 "today" . >> 8:56 is yourime on this tuesday, july 30th, 2019. everyone. i'm eun yang. right now, let che on your commute with melissa. rightgo now. at goddard, sth bw pa left lane blocked from a crash. taking a look as we zoom out
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just a little bit. kind of slow on the beltway this morning. inner loop and outer loop. eabound 66 efore29blocked. northbound 355 at dorset, pedestrian crash. >> we'll check your forecast .
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it's already humid, already in the 70s, low 80s i inclinhe t the mid 80s likee out theren some areas. frontal system coming our way, just marching slowly. that's going to bring us rain for torrow. today, about a 30% chance of rain west along i-81. 60% chance of scattered showersr and thundorms for everybody tomorrow. small chance on this. better chance of rain come
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live from studio is a in rockefeller plaza, this is the third hour of "today." >> good morning, everyone. welcome to the third hour ofod "t." i'm sheinelle here with al. this morning, we have morgan radford here with us. >> excited to be here. >> sitting in. dylan is on vacation. craig is on vacation. it is vacation season. >> from here on until labor day. >> yeah. >> one of the things we're going to kick things off with this morning, this massiveeaata br involving capital one. so many people affected. according to the company, the person million americans.0 if you're not affected, someone you know is, right? 60 million canadians were


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