Highways this Labor Day will be their most jammed in six years, according to AAA predictions. The motor club estimates 34.7 million Americans will travel at least 50 miles from home during Labor Day holiday weekend.
Everyone’s doing it. It’s the Ice Bucket Challenge, of course. But some participants, in a bid to get in on the action or outdo each other with crazy stunts while raising awareness are ending up with bumps or bruises — or even a trip to the emergency room.
video Author Jennifer Adams says sleeping separately from your mate is healthy, and lets you get a good night’s sleep.
video Many Americans simply refuse to take time off, or can’t unplug from the office; NBC’s Tom Costello reports. TODAY viewers let us know how they spend their time off; Willie Geist reports from the Orange Room.
video From the Deep South to Minnesota, temperatures are soaring into the 90s, ushering in a threat of dangerous storms. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports.
Al Roker, who joined the national broadcast in 1996, is celebrating the big 6-0 and hes sharing six lessons he learned along the way.
video Some famous faces send along happy birthday messages for TODAY’s Al Roker. “You make 60 look hot,” said Heidi Klum.
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.