1. ‘Everybody loves you, buddy!’Joe Biden surprises Al for birthday

    For the last year, Al has been begging the vice president to join TODAY’s Take and it finally happened! That was just one of the many surprises for Roker on his big day.

    8/20/2014 2:06:34 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T14:06:34
  2. On milestone birthday, Al shares 6 lessons for 6 decades

    First, 50th-birthday celebrations were in order for TODAY’s Hoda Kotb. Now, co-anchor Al Roker, who joined the national broadcast in 1996, is celebrating the big 6-0 and he's sharing six lessons he learned along the way.

    8/20/2014 12:08:26 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T12:08:26
  3. video Jennifer Hudson, Heidi Klum, send well-wishes for Al

    video Some famous faces send along happy birthday messages for TODAY’s Al Roker. “You make 60 look hot,” said Heidi Klum.

    8/20/2014 2:10:22 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T14:10:22
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    President Bush accepts Jenna Bush Hager's Ice Bucket Challenge

    8/20/2014 11:04:14 AM +00:00 2014-08-20T11:04:14
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    video Parents honor journalist James Foley slain by ISIS: An ‘extraordinary son’

    8/20/2014 11:44:55 AM +00:00 2014-08-20T11:44:55
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    Celebrate Al's birthday with these delicious BBQ recipes

    8/20/2014 12:42:59 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T12:42:59
  1. Al Roker and Joe Biden: How their bromance blossomed

    Perhaps it stems from their homegrown roots, a mutual admiration from one blue-collar kid to another: Biden, the son of a used car salesman from Scranton, Pennsylvania, and Roker, a kid from Queens whose dad drove a bus.

    8/20/2014 12:42:12 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T12:42:12
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    Easy DIY projects for getting school-ready without the store

    8/20/2014 1:56:05 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T13:56:05
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    video Defy your age! Ways to use your body language to seem younger

    8/20/2014 2:47:15 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T14:47:15
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    video Dad accused of shooting drunk driver who killed sons

    8/20/2014 12:40:48 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T12:40:48
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    Duggar baby news: Newlywed Jill announces pregnancy

    8/20/2014 12:38:46 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T12:38:46
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    video Missouri official: Governor making ‘rush to judgment’

    8/20/2014 11:43:01 AM +00:00 2014-08-20T11:43:01
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    video Artist makes incredible designs in the sand

    8/20/2014 2:13:46 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T14:13:46
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    video Report: NFL asking artists to pay for halftime gig

    8/20/2014 12:59:32 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T12:59:32
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    video 2 children still held hostage in Chicago standoff

    8/20/2014 3:55:24 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T15:55:24
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    video California solar plant incinerating birds mid-air

    8/20/2014 12:52:53 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T12:52:53
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    video Gov. Rick Perry booked on 2 felony counts

    8/20/2014 12:06:24 PM +00:00 2014-08-20T12:06:24
  1. Trayvon Martin’s mom pens letter to Brown family

    The mother of Trayvon Martin offered her prayers to the family of Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager who was killed by police in Ferguson, and said that parents of slain children “will no longer be ignored."

    8/19/2014 4:11:46 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T16:11:46
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    In defense of fanny packs, and Matthew McConaughey's style

    8/19/2014 9:49:55 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T21:49:55
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    Pregnant cop forced to continue patrol work — or take unpaid leave

    8/19/2014 10:11:07 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T22:11:07
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    Amy Van Dyken-Rouen on the day that changed her life 'forever'

    8/19/2014 4:41:52 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T16:41:52
  1. 7 things to know before getting a manicure

    8/19/2014 8:00:03 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T20:00:03
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    See the historic Nashville house Reese Witherspoon is going to call home

    8/19/2014 4:25:45 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T16:25:45
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    'The only makeup I'm wearing is joy!' Savannah's natural post-baby pictures cause a stir

    8/19/2014 3:52:32 AM +00:00 2014-08-19T03:52:32
  1. 'Selfie' the TV show has arrived

    Hollywood is hoping millennials can stop Snapchatting and Yik Yakking for long enough to watch a traditional TV sitcom about a woman with an Instagram addiction. Naturally enough, it's called "Selfie."

    8/19/2014 9:56:06 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T21:56:06
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    3 easy stretches you should do every night

    8/19/2014 7:40:21 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T19:40:21
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    slideshow The best and worst teachers of TV and film

    8/19/2014 11:55:20 AM +00:00 2014-08-19T11:55:20
  1. Aww nuts! Could there be a Nutella shortage?

    8/19/2014 5:29:11 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T17:29:11
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    'Breaking Bad' stars reunite in reality spoof with Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    8/19/2014 7:08:31 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T19:08:31
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    Haircuts for the homeless offer cutting-edge looks to those in need

    8/18/2014 10:32:34 PM +00:00 2014-08-18T22:32:34
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    Why being a ‘Super Parent’ creates stress: Pressures haunt new moms, dads

    8/19/2014 1:21:03 PM +00:00 2014-08-19T13:21:03
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