Weekend: Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 10% / Sat: 20% / Sun: 20%.
12 easy tips from the #StartTODAY experts to get healthy and organized
#StartTODAY's experts Jill Martin, Jean Chatzky, Jenna Wolfe and Joy Bauer answered viewers questions on organizing, dieting, money and fitness. Here are a few of the top tips to help you achieve and stick with your New Year's resolutions this year!1.Is one of your resolutions this year to start volunteering more, but you cant decide where to spend your time?
Donald Trump talks Miss Universe pageant, 'seriously' looking at 2016 presidential run
Donald Trump, owner of the Miss Universe pageant, executive producer and host of "The Apprentice," and recent speaker at the Iowa Freedom Summit, joined the Weekend TODAY team from Miami to talk about the international beauty pageant, and how seriously he is considering a 2016 presidential run.On if he will run for president in 2016: "I'm looking at it very seriously," he said.
'SNL' tackles Deflate-Gate with press-conference parody
Jason Mraz 'pumped' to be arts ambassador for California school
Attendance and test scores are up at some of the worst performing schools across the country thanks to a new arts-based curriculum and one school in California has quite the vocal "Arts Ambassador," Jason Mraz. TODAY's Erica Hill met up with Jason Mraz to discuss what motivated him to join the Turnaround Arts program.
Tips on staying motivated, cutting major calories
As part of our special series #startTODAY, TODAY's Jenna Wolfe, Jean Chatzky, Jill Martin and Joy Bauer offer advice on how to get the best head start this year on everything from your daily motivation to simple swaps that will save you major calories.
Super Bowl advertisements will show tender moments of fatherhood
Expect to see a lot of dads during this year's Super Bowl commercials on Feb. 1. Both Dove and Toyota will air touching advertisements featuring everyday dads and their children. NBC's Craig Melvin reports. (Dove and Toyota are sponsors of TODAY.)
The end of snow days for students?
A weekday spent home from the classroom and out in the snow with friends may soon not be an option for students not because of the piles of snow, but rather technology. Some students already complete assignments on iPads which means teachers could virtually send them their homework on "snow days." The Weather Channel's Dave Malkoff has the story.
Chuck Todd on Boehner's controversial invitation, presidential candidates
Moderator of "Meet the Press" Chuck Todd discusses the implications of House Speaker John Boehner's decision to host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Washington despite not consulting the White House. He also talks about an "anti-Washington, outsider candidate" that the billionaire Koch brothers could be looking to support in the 2016 presidential election.
'He choked': Donald Trump calls out Mitt Romney at Iowa Summit
Saturday was a try-out day for potential Republican presidential candidates at the Iowa Freedom Summit, an event full of nine hours of speeches. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Texas Senator Ted Cruz were among the many speakers, but it's what Donald Trump had to say about potential candidates Mitt Romney and Jeb Bush that really got people talking. NBC's Kelly O' Donnell reports.
From the cave to your plate: 4 ways to make paleo work for you
If you've not already tried the paleo diet, your carnivorous friends probably have. People who follow the carb-shunning menu believe it can doing everything from keep diabetes in check to speeding weight loss through the elimination of refined sugar, dairy and processed foods.