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sail conveniently from sf from just $79 per day. book now at if putin makes this choice, russia will pay a the numbers are still going up. >> i got my clothes, my hat, scarf, everything. good morning. welcome to "sunday today" on this january 23rd. i'm willie geist. president biden's statement that
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ukraine would be met with a swift response from the u.s. and allies may be put to the test. the british government accused putin of putting a russian-backed leader in ukraine. are the neighboring countries headed for war? if so, how will the u.s. respond. >> and a pair of dramatic last-second nfl playoff games send the league's's two top see home with the underdogs rolling into the conference title games. we'll have the highlights and look ahead to today's matchup as tom brady continues his push f then our sunday focus on the standoff that scrambled flight schedules before the white house had to step in. are the speedy new 5g communication networks a danger to airplanes? and a sunday spotlight, the
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silver lining to a brutal couple of years for the restaurant industry. new benefits for those who work at your favorite spots. and a sunday sitdown on the impact of wins oscars. his latest award-winning performance in the movie swan song and the moment he near live walked away from acting. >> i didn't feel i had it. i was going to quit. i was going to go work on these boats in san francisco on some pilgrimage to italy and find himself. >> a sunday sit down with ali and another wife well lived. let's begin with russia standing on the brink of an invasion of neighboring ukraine in a week when american diplomats men with russian lead that's could stave off a war that could rope in the
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united states and its allies. good morning, raf. >> reporter: good morning. they say the kremlin is going to mount a coup and replace him with a pro-russia leader. the goal may be to try to avoid a long, bloody war in ukraine and instead just force a change of government from one that opposes the kremlin to one that supports it. the white house national security council saying in a statement overnight this kind of plotting is deeply concerning. the ukrainian people have the sovereign right to determine their own future and we stand with our democratically-elected partners in ukraine." russia is denying these allegations calling them disinformation and pope francis calling to an international day of prayer for peace in ukraine. president biden has been huddling at camp david with his national security officials.
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remember, the president has said he will not deploy u.s. troops to ukraine to fight there, but he is sending missiles and other equipment to the ukrainians to help them defend themselves in the event of an invasion. of course there is always the dangers that if america's nato allies get roped into the fighting, then the u.s. would be obligated under treaty to come to their defense. willie? >> raf sanchez starting us off in london. chuck todd is the political director and moderator of "meet the press." president biden set off some alarm bells when he used the term minor incursion. people from kiev to washington and europe were worried that gave a green light to putin to go in. that was cleaned up pretty quickly by the white house, the president coming out the next day saying there will be swift, severe consequences if russia goes in. what does that mean? what are those consequences and what will be the american
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involvement if there's an invasion here? >> i think right now the american involvement is what you're seeing right now. we're going to be sending weapons, those things to ukraine, sending them reinforcements on that front and obviously we're playing the lead diplomat here in trying to deter putin from doing it. but, you know, it's fascinating to see the white house walk back what the president said because the president, and i don't think he said anything that wasn't true, and the fact of the matter is europeans are not aligned in how fortified of a response do they want to have. how much, you know, how much skin in the game do they want to have to protect ukraine beyond rhetoric and the talk of sanctions. and, you know, this is i think a debate that's going to be in this country a little bit, you know, does the united states care more about europe's security than europe? and i think that that's a fair
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question to ask at times because europe right now is not united with the same level of concern about russia as we have. >> and vladimir putin senses that and has shrugged off sanctions in the past. thanks so much. on "meet the press" chuck will be joined by anthony blinkon and bernie sanders. this morning encouraging science of progress in the wave of the two-year coronavirus pandemic with some states on the east coast seeing a deep decline in cases. hospitalizations, especially on the west coast, remain at an all-time high, despite the news that a booster shot is
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extraordinarily effective against the coronavirus. >> good morning, willie. today's meeting being described as a who's who of activists. >> reporter: this morning thousands of expected to protest vaccine mandates. the defeat the mandate's rally organized on facebook and extremist groups that disseminate information. >> we should look at this as a ramp-up to 2024 in some ways. these people are absolutely coming together around an issue they believe in more than in a lot of cases any other political issue in their lifetime. >> today's big draw, dr. robert marone after appearing on joe rogan's hugely popular podcast. >> there's two hills i'm willing to die on.
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one is stopping the jabs in the children and one is, you know, resisting the erosion of free speech. >> reporter: that interview went viral, taken down by youtube as social media sites fight covid misinformation. today's protest just two days after president biden's vaccine push suffered another blow. a federal judge blocking his mandate for federal workers, even though the white house says the vast majority have already complied. >> obviously we are confident in our legal authority here. >> reporter: and still confident that vaccines are the solution, not the problem. the cdc releasing new data showing booster shots serious live reduce the chance of hospitalization. >> i urge all eligible to get their booster shot as soon as possible. >> this as another over 3,000 americans lost on friday alone, the most in one day since december 2020, but new
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infections plummeting in the northeast, potentially signaling that covid in that region has peaked. kamala harris's staff exposed to covid when a member of the travel team tested positive. the white house says vice president harris was not exposed. >> josh, thanks so much. if you don't think kickers are real football players, you might want to reconsider after two dramatic finishes in saturday's nfl playoff games that knocked out both of the league's number one seeds. last night with the wind chill near zero on the frozen tundra of lambeau field, san francisco 49ers kicker robbie gold drilled a 49-yard field goal as time expired to lead the underdog niners to a 13-10 over aaron rogers and the green bay packers. earlier in the evening, cincinnati bengals rookie kicker evan mcpherson booted a 52-yard
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field goal to seal a 19-16 upset over the titans. mcpherson told him on the sideline before the kick, "looks like we're going to the afc championship." that is one confident rookie and he delivered. >> the bengals and niners will learn who they face next for the chance to go to the super bowl. tom brady and the tampa bay buccaneers will try to take another step toward a second straight super bowl title. brady has been better than ever at an age when most football players are long since retired. sam brock is inside raymond james stadium in tampa where the bucs take on the rams later today. sam, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. brady apparently has access to the fountain of youth. in a matter of hours we're going to see that marquee matchup between the rams and bucks. should the bucks prevail, brady would be on a collision course with the red hot san francisco 49ers but the key story line this entur weekend, can a
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44-year-old quarterback once again defy father time? in the football lexicon, the word brady is synonymous with one thing, greatness. this sunday, another test for a man who has thrown more football fasses in his 40s than during his hyper successful 20s. >> we had a lot of success doing the right thing. >> reporter: seeking super bowl ring number 8, al michaels has a theory. >> i think some space ship dropped tom brady off on this planet a lot of years ago. this is unbelievable. >> reporter: so, too, is the energy in tampa where brady as jolted the fan base, delivering the first lombardi trophy since 2002. the challenge today still daunting with a rams team featuring stars at nearly every position and a defense ainge
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anchored by aaron donald, setting the stage for fireworks. >> it's a challenge. you know you're going to have to go out there and score points and enough to compete with a team led by tom. >> speaking of fireworks. >> mahomes -- >> reporter: patrick mahomes put up so many point against pittsburgh last week, they put up this sign, "sorry, due to the chiefs continually finding the end zone, we have run out of fireworks." uber talent josh allen and the buffalo bills ready to do damage. >> it's going to be a dog fight. as playoff games always are. >> reporter: as for brady, he has not said anything about his future beyond this year with many around the nfl wondering if this season could be his last.
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back to you. >> i see eight hours of football in my future today. sam brock down in tampa, florida, thanks so much. you can watch tom brady and the bucs against the rams later today right here on nbc and streaming on peacock. nbc and peacock are your homes for super bowl mostly clear skies across the bay area. a live look right now in san francisco. it is going to be a beautiful day. but if you had plans to head to the beach, please be careful. we'll have a beach hazard statement that will be in effect through 1:00 p.m. tomorrow because of dangerous surf. we could see dangerous waves. please be careful. temperatures will be in the mid-60s through the afternoon. gusty winds no longer a factor.
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straight ahead, the highs and lows of the week, including the story behind the local news reporter who became a viral star this week when she was hit by a car during a live shot and then popped up to finish her report. and the nfl super mom who had two sons in the playoffs on different teams playing in different cities on the same day and naturally made it to both games. up next, our sunday focus on a story you may have heard about this week where commercial flights were grounded over concerns about interference from new high-speed with her citi custom ℠ card, rashida earns cash back that automatically adjusts to where her spending is trending. just ask overly confident diy rashida... wait, was this the right wall? ...or last-minute gift shopping rashida... i'm putting a bow on it! wow... ...even sneaking away for a vacay rashida. shhh! i've earned this, okay?
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exact distance to the runway, critical when landing in poor visibility. but the faa, boeing and airbus warned that the new ground stations located near airports could interfere with those altimeters. and years of outright hostility between the fcc, faa, aviation and cell phone industries, it finally took white house pressure for at&t and verizon to agree to keep those near airports off for now. >> they spent billions of dollars. that's not my problem. my goal is to protect passengers. pilots would be prohibited from using altimeters. airlines warned of thousands of
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flight cancellations. but does it really pose a risk to airlines? at&t and verizon say absolutely not. >> we can do it in america. we already have the requirements in place to make it safe. >> reporter: here's the issue, new, faster 5g service operates on a frequently range very close to the frequencies used by those aircraft altimeters. >> so, as you can see, they can co-exist if they stay within their own lane, if you can imagine this as a frequency highway. if you stay on your own lane, you can co-exist. >> reporter: separating those frequency highways requires a buffer zone. europe uses buffer zone as hand no reports of interference. verizon and at&t insist the u.s. buffer zone is even bigger and claim u.s. towers operate at low are power settings.
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>> we want to enable 5g, c-band deployment, make no mistake about that, but we've got to do it in a way so that aviation safety is not compromised. >> reporter: since tuesday the faa has been methodically checking airports, each aircraft, make and model and every altimeter make and model to see whether they're vulnerable to interference. smaller, older planes may need new altimeters. sites two miles from airports could be allowed to go live. >> i would not be comfortable flying those aircraft with passengers on board until we get it resolved. but the good news is we're going to get it resolved. >> and tom joins me now live from washington. tom, good morning. it's good to see you. we should underline there is no risk to 5g right now. it's been turned off. why is there a unique problem?
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>> both sides blame each other for failing to share information and acting in good faith. there is also democrat and republican division here. it was the airline ceos that forced versace and at&t to postpone 5g sites for now. the cellphone industry says there is no difference. that's what they are trying to verify right now. >> thanks so much. we appreciate it. coming up, a sunday sit down with ahershala ali. and his rise from being a star athlete worthy of those oscars. and a life well lived. the dominant basketball star who changed the game, paving the way for generations of women who came after her. and as we head to break, our photo of the week, a union
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county is eligible. you do need an appointment and you'll need to show your unique qr code at pickup. let's check in with meteorologist vianey arana as we look at how cold it was yesterday when the 9ers beat the green bay packers to move on to the divisional title game. we don't want to jinx anything, but they are one game away from the super bowl. you can watch the super bowl right here on nbc bay area, and our anthony flores will have complete highlights coming up at 7:00 a.m. now we'll check in with vianey arana for a look at our microclimate forecast. we really can't complain. it's a little chilly, but compared to green bay, it's nothing. >> they did a great job. it started snowing and it must have been all the adrenaline that kept them warm. it is beautiful to start this
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morning. we've got clear skies across the bay area. but if you have plans to head to the beach at all, because it is going to be so lovely, there is a beach hazard statement in effect, and this is going to remain in place until 1:00 p.m. tomorrow, especially for north to northwest facing beaches, dangerous waves, rip currents and moderate to large breaking waves at times, anywhere from 4, 6 feet, maybe higher, that can easily sweep someone into the ocean. so please be careful around the coastline. overall, your temperatures right now in oakland, really cold. it's 39 degrees, but the skies are clear. take a look at your temperature trend. by 8:00, 9:00, we'll be in those 40s, eventually by 11:00, 12:00, bumping up into the 50s. and, yes, it is going to be another day of those mid-60s across the bay area. if we take a look right now at santa rosa, it's really cold. eventually we'll bump up into the 50s by 10:00, 11:00. no clouds in sight. it is going to warm up quite
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nicely into the afternoon with sunny skies. no worries about any wind today. those wind advisories that were in effect as of yesterday have expired through the entire bay area. i'll have the full forecast coming up at 7:00. >> we'll see you at 7:00. thank you. coming up also at 7:00, the winds, they left a trail of destruction across the bay area. look at that. the mess left by the dangerous conditions that people will now have to clean up. we'll have that, plus all your top stories and more on the 9ers coming up at 7:00. we hope to see you then. in the meantime, we'll send you back to "sunday today" with willie geist. this is elodia. she's a recording artist. 1 of 10 million people that comcast has connected to affordable internet in the last 10 years. and this is emmanuel, a future recording artist, and one of the millions of students we're connecting throughout the next 10. through projectup, comcast is committing
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$1 billion so millions more students, past... and present, can continue to get the tools they need to build a future of unlimited possibilities. ten seconds! >> we may not all agree on this vaccine, but i can diffuse bombs. >> snl's alum bringing back a classic with mcgruber on last night's new episode of "saturday night live." forte hosted the show. a couple of weeks ago, mahershala ali was nominated for a best actor golden globe award
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with denzel washington, will smith and an a-list group where he fits right in. among those stars only denzel has as many academy awards with ali winning twice for "moonlight" and "green book." the 47-year-old's globe nomination this month came for his moving performance in the new film "swan song," which just may have him in that oscar conversation once again. mahershala and i got together over zoom for a sunday sitdown. >> mahershala, how are you? >> good morning, willie. >> from the time he started acting, mahershala ali has had a plan. >> i'm a little stubborn, i will admit. let's call it persistence. i've just been along the way really focusing on trying to get
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to this place. >> this place is front and center as a leading man in the new movie "swan song." >> i love you. >> i love you, too, dad. >> it is the story of a man in the near future hiding a terminal illness from his young family and given a chance to spare his wife and children from grief by replacing himself with an indistinguishable clone. >> was that a daunting prospect for you to act literally across from yourself? >> i think i'm always as an actor looking for the thing that excites me and challenges me but i found pretty consistently that tied to that is a part of it that terrifies me. when i feel both things, i really sort of know i'm in the right place. >> you're not me. you are not me! >> there's a little moment when we come down the stairs, you are see the dog come in and look at us, sees both of us.
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and it was very clear to me that, oh, this is going to work. >> you were barely out of the doctor's office you were already making a play list, holding the speaker up. >> could you do what he did? >> i don't know. i wre but i guess for myself i would order of things. if anything i've taken from the film, i'm reminded to be really present with my family and friends because, you know, you can't just print another one of me yet. >> ali was raised by his mother in the bay area city of hayward, california. he visited his father every summer in new york city. he earned a basketball scholarship to st. mary's college near home. but off the court he began to take an interest in the stage. >> i'd never felt more alive. and having seen my father on broadway or traveling and being
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backstage, that was always a gap for me. you was an athlete and he was an artist so to speak. that was the first time where i felt like, oh, i might have a little of that in me, too. >> ali turned his focus to acting and was accepted to a prestigious graduate program at new york university. >> in the second year i was very serious about leaving. i didn't feel i had it. i was going to quit. and i had this whole plan to go work on these boats in san francisco on some pilgrimage to italy. >> but the boat would have to leave without him. >> i got into ended up going and that summer changed my life. and i felt so confident going into my third year. probably more confident than i've ever been. >> in 2001, ali earned his first on-screen role as dr. trey sanders on the nbc series "crossing jordan." he spent several frustrating years in pursuit of his plan
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before he was cast in the 2008 academy award winning film "the curious case of benjamin button" with brad pitt and terage benson. >> what was the biggest job you got that maybe catapulted you forward? >> i want to say "curious case of benjamin button" but i would say close. it was actually "house of cards." >> you've made your point. >> have i? i hope so. >> that was my shot. it set me up to be able to take off. >> you say you didn't want to get stuck in a certain place, people are going to see me as this character and it might impede my ability to go forward. isn't what hard to do, go in and say i need you could write me
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off this show? >> when i looked at denzel and the breadth of their work, they weren't doing it in year six of a tv show. it's also what i interpreted as being liberated as an artist. >> liberated to appear in movies like "moonlight", the 2016 drama that won the academy award for best picture and an oscar for ali. >> mahershala ali. >> what was that moment like for you? >> i really don't have the words. i don't. it's definitely shifted in the trajectory of my career. >> was that about the time, mahershala, that people started to pronounce your name correctly? >> just around it, yeah, yeah. >> two years after winning for "moonlight," ali was standing on that stage again, holding another oscar as best supporting actor in "green book."
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>> either i eat in this room or i'm not performing tonight. >> in 2019 he solidified his place as a bona fide leading man in season three of the hit hbo series "true detective." >> why you talking to a couple of friends, because they bring in other guys, it's going to get bad. >> now as the star and producer of the acclaimed "swan song," ali has something he never has had on a feature film -- control. >> it's very important to me behind the camera for voices for there to be a diversity of experience there in culture. >> does it feel good to have that clout, to be that person in the room who can say, no, it should be this way and to represent the black experience in america in a way you probably didn't see it being represented well over the course of your career in. >> i feel fortunate because i know that is not necessarily common but i do feel that the business is changing.
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i'm seeing friend after friend or person that i admire getting these production deals or having opportunities to produce and have a real voice on something. it's just going to take a little bit more time to see it. but it's starting to happen. d helping to make it happen. "swann song" is streaming now on appletv plus. and go to apple podcast to hear the full interview. and next week, a sunday sit down with another actor who may hear his name called at this year's oscars, jamie dornan, on a career that has taken him from 50 shades of gray to our sunday morning. clear skies across the bay area. if you're going to be heading to the beach, please be safe. there is a beach hazard statement in effect until
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tomorrow for west to northwest-facing beaches. we're talking dangerous waves, rip currents and moderate to large breaking waves at times. today's highs will be comfortable in the 60s, but we are starting out really cold in oakland, 39 right now. 1:00, 60 degrees. ahead on "sunday today," our highs and lows of the week, including the woman who tried quite unsuccessfully to drive across a frozen river, then just had to capture that selfie before her car slipped into the icy water. but up next, our sunday spotlight on american restaurants and why a devastating pandemic is changing for the better the way they serve their employees. we're back in just 30 seconds. with his citi custom cash℠ card, dan earns cash back that automatically adjusts to where his spending is trending. just ask stepping outside his comfort zone dan...
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employees. so are these changes permanent for a restaurant industry hustling to survive? senior business correspondent stephanie ruhle has our sunday spotlight. >> reporter: restaurant work is known for long hours, low wages and few benefits. covid could be changing that. >> it forced a lot of us to look in the mirror, whether it's a change of a job or how we operate our businesses. >> reporter: tom is the ceo of the hospitality group, owning six locations in northern new jersey. covid still poses a challenge. >> some cases we were forced to close for a week. >> reporter: despite the setback, tom says business is back to pre-covid levels but how he does business is different. the company offered health insurance before but now they added dental and more.
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>> it's similar for marcus oliver. he owns miss delta in portland, oregon. >> i looked at the whole business plan and structure. it kind of completely changed how we do things. >> reporter: his employees earn more and share tips and almost all are on salary. his restaurant is opened fewer hours and closed two days a week. >> at first i was so stressed out, well, we need that money. it took three to four months before i realized that people just started coming the other days. >> you learned it was good for business. absence makes the heart grow fonder. >> exactly. i'm glad i finally did it. >> reporter: sales are down about 30% due to prepandemic but profits are up and the work has gotten better for everyone. you think it's going to last? >> before this the restaurant was madness all the time, it was just chaos. now it's really made it a lot easier on everybody to work. >> seven years ago hanna chang
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left who wall street job to open this restaurant with her sister. she worried about its future. >> at first we thought we were going to close and we surveyed our team and most wanted to still work. so we had to figure out a way to stay open. >> reporter: that included shortening hours, shrinking the menu, raising employes and shipping to all 50 states. she also increased pay and the pace of raises. >> i would say they definitely strengthened and made our business more dynamic. >> reporter: but what has bigger implications? the pandemic has united her and thousands of similar mom and pop restaurants to fight for their interest. >> we're now working together as one big voice to effect change in our industry. >> like securing health care for low-wage restaurant workers. hanna hopes the disruptions have made diners more understanding. >> there's no such thing as a free lunch. cheap food comes at the cost of cheap labor. >> reporter: more and more owners and their employees hope
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the pandemic has created an appetite for change. for "sunday today," stephanie ruhle, new york. >> thank you very much. this week we highlight another life well lived. from 1974 to 1977, the most dominant basketball player in the country was a 6'3" star you likely have never heard of. her name is lucia harris. lucy, as she was known, grew up in mississippi one of 11 children, the daughter of share croppers. she played basketball with her brothers and watched her hero, oscar robinson on tv. she went on to star at delta state university in mississippi, turning the program into a national power house virtually overnight. she scored 32 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in the 1975 national championship game to complete her team's perfect 28-0 season. with lucy in the middle, delta
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state won the national title again in 1976. that summer women's basketball made its olympic debut in montreal, where harris scored the first points in the history of the event, leading that all-star team and scoring and rebounding on the way to a silver medal. back at school the next season, harris carried delta state to a third consecutive national championship and a third year of all-american honors. in 1977 she was named the top collegiate women's athlete in the entire country. harris was so good she was drafted that year by the new orleans jazz of the nba but never played a game for that men's team. in the days long before the wnba, college basketball effectively was the end of the road for a women's player, even for one of lucy's caliber. in 1992 harris became the first
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black woman ever inducted into the basketball hall of fame, where she was joined on stage by her childhood idol, oscar robinson. last year harris of the subject of the documentary film "the queen of basketball," executive produced by shaquille o'neal. >> lucia harris, a basketball pioneer and one of the all-time greats died on tuesday in greenwood, mississippi. if you're always asking, "where next?" greenwood, mississippi. she was capital one has a new class of travel card for you. venture x. earn 10x miles on hotels and 5x miles on flights booked through capital one travel. venture x. what's in your wallet?
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kansas city. jason kelsey was playing the buccaneers in tampa and travis kelscy had a game in kansas city that night. donna started the day in tampa cheering on jason and the eagles. after a tough loss to the bucs, donna hopped on a rick shaw outside of raymond james stadium to take her to an uber. after a quick wardrobe change, she boarded her flight from tampa to kansas city. she hustled to arrowhead stadium just in time to see her son, travis, who usually catches touchdowns, throw his first td pass in the nfl as the chiefs rolled to victory. and donna did not come all that way not to see her son after the game, even if it meant crashing the postgame press conference. >> i will go first to donna kelsey. >> i'm sorry, what? >> yes, it's your mom.
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how good did that feel after all these years in. >> oh, man, to finally throw a touchdown like i used to tell my mom when i was like 5 years old i was going to eventually throw a touchdown in the national football league. i finally got it done. it only took me nine years. >> that's amazing there's another big game in kansas city for travis and, more importantly, for donna. our first low goes to a sign of our times, for a woman who stopped to grab content from social media as her car was sinking into an icy river. it happened in ontario just outside of ottawa. the driver apparently assumed the cold january temperatures meant the frozen river would hold her car as she sped across taking the shortcut. the vehicle hit a thin patch and cracked through that ice. >> she's on top of the car. she's going in. hurry up, doug. >> as the car began to sink into the ice, quick thinking neighbors sprang into action
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grabbing a rope and attaching it to a kayak to pull the driver to safety. but first things first, got to get that selfie standing on the back window of the car as it slowly slips into the abyss. the driver was unharmed, thank goodness, but she has been charged with one count of dangerous operation of a vehicle. we're very glad she's okay and hope she put a fun filter on that slipping toward an icy death self e. next to a reporter named tory yorgi who became a viral star after she was hit by a car while giviving a live rort on a water main break. the big headline as you watch this, tory is just fine. >> unfortunately in freeze thaws we're see this, water main breaks. >> oh my gosh. i just got hit by a car but i'm okay. i just got hit by a car, but i'm okay, tim. we're all good. >> are you okay? >> i'm okay.
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you know that's live tv for you. it's all good. i actually got hit by a car in college, too, just like that. i'm so glad i'm okay. >> we're so glad you're okay, too, tori. she pops right up assuring the audience and the driver that hit her she's all right before continuing with her live report. she went to the hospital as a precaution but checked out just fine. for decades reports are luke tori is gone out as one-man bands, setting up reporting all on their own that can lead to dangerous situations. the 25-year-old has been surprised by her viral fame this week just as she's about to start a job at a new station in pittsburgh. >> hopefully people don't look at me and say, oh, that's the reporter that got hit by the car. i though they look at her and she's cory and she's going to go out and tell us impacting stories.
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we got more of your sunday today mug shots this week. starting straight across the top, i count 12 mugs. i am impressed, guys. there is the impossibly cute ben in buffalo, new york. speaking of buffalo, the johnson family rocking the bills gear in hilton head, south carolina, getting ready for the huge game against the chiefs who will be cheered on by dawn in kansas. down along the bottom, malcolm and ivy in new york and with a happy 30th birthday, will. thank you for watching, my man. dev and jerry celebrating their
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50th anniversary in kingston, new york and stephanie and her daughter sophie with their snowman in st. louis. great shot. thank you for spending part of your among with us. we'll see all of you back he wierth
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we ain't done yet! >> we ain't done yet. the chant the 49ers are shouting out. the next stop, the afc championship game. last night they had a come from behind win against the green bay packers. good sunday morning, and it is a great sunday morning. it is 7:00 on january 23rd. thank you so much for joining


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