Articles tagged with: Today show

22 September 2014

'If the cancer takes me, can you take my son?'

Posted in U.S. & World News

Harrisburg, Penn. --- (Today) When doctors told Tricia Somers that her cancer had spread, she turned to her nurse with an urgent question: "Can you raise my son if I die? If the cancer takes me, can ...

05 September 2014

Can we talk? Jimmy Fallon and more late-night hosts pay tribute to Joan Rivers

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(Today) Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and David Letterman were among the many late-night luminaries to pay tribute Thursday night to Joan Rivers, who died earlier that day. The hosts recalled the comed ...

03 September 2014

As kids head to campus, parents broach topic of sexual assault

Posted in U.S. & World News

(Today) Students around the country have arrived on campus equipped with books, dorm furnishings and something else: Warnings from their parents about social minefields they may encounter in the com ...

29 August 2014

Sandy Hook mom: shootings changed how we feel about going back to school

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Newtown, Conn. --- (Today) At this time of year, social media becomes a magical, mood-lifting loop of first-day-of-school pictures filled with painstakingly selected outfits and excited smiles that ...

20 August 2014

6 things I wish I knew before getting a dog

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(Today) Dogs are called "man's best friend" for a reason. They are often the first ones to greet you after a long day and the last ones to think that you could possibly have any flaws. But before ru ...

18 August 2014

Mom creates 'Ignore No More' app to get teens to return calls

Posted in U.S. & World News, Technology

(The Today Show) -- Getting the silent treatment from your kids? A new app lets you lock their phone until they respond. The “Ignore No More” app was created by Sharon Standifird, a Houston mom ...

14 August 2014

It's a girl!

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(NBC News)  "Today" host Savannah Guthrie and her husband welcomed their baby girl into the world early Wednesday morning.Little Vale Guthrie Feldman weighed in at eight pounds, five ounces and mea ...

22 July 2014

To spank or not to spank? TODAY anchors discuss disciplining kids

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(TODAY) A recent New York court ruling that called spanking a “reasonable use of force” has stirred debate among parents over the still widely used form of household discipline.It also brought f ...

21 July 2014

'Maverick,' 'The Rockford Files' star James Garner dead at 86

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Los Angeles, Calif. --- (TODAY) Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV's "Maverick" who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, has died. He was 86. He was found dead of natural ...

21 July 2014

Seriously stressed out in summer? This is the No. 1 reason why

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(TODAY) Just the word "summer" has us thinking about sandy beaches, frozen umbrella drinks and kicking back with buddies — or does it? In a recent survey conducted by SleepRate, a third of America ...