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TODAY's Takeaway: Couple's 5 (new) babies visit, view from World Trade Center dazzles

March 6, 2014 at 5:34 PM ET

Al cooes at a Justice baby, Terry Shipman has it out for Ellen and TODAY takes in the view from the top of One World Trade Center.
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Al coos at a Justice baby, Terry Shipman has it out for Ellen and TODAY takes in the view from the top of One World Trade Center.

1. Sarah and Andy Justice and their brood of five adorable babies paid Studio 1A a visit this morning. The couple, who welcomed all five children into their lives in less than a year, told the anchors they couldn’t be happier.

“We were really excited because it was something we’ve been dreaming of and longing for years,” Sarah told our gushing anchors.

Video: The proud parents of triplets and twins, all born in less than a year, join TODAY to chat about how the challenges and joys of managing their new family.

2. Terry Shipman, the man who, with the help of his terrier and poodle, started a campaign to top Ellen’s Oscars selfie record, told Carson he’s “flabbergasted” by the response.

Video: TODAY talks to a Texas man who took a selfie with his dogs, Oreo and Max, that’s already been re-tweeted 120,000 times. He’s trying to beat Ellen’s record-setting tweet from the Oscars. Carson Daly reports from the Orange Room.

3. TIME magazine released an online feature that offers stunning panoramic views from the top of One World Trade Center.

"When you step out onto that platform for the first time, it’s just like you can see the whole world up there," the photographer told TODAY.

Video: A special issue of TIME magazine with panoramic images from the tallest building in the Western hemisphere hits stands today. It’s the culmination of a year-long project surrounding the new World Trade Center. TODAY’s Matt Lauer reports.

4. How are your SAT skills? After the College Board announced big changes to the exam, Carson tested TODAY viewers on their standardized knowledge. Take a stab!

Video: Big changes to the SAT test, including making the essay portion optional, are creating a buzz online. Tweet us your opinion on the changes with the hashtag #OrangeRoom.

5. You should adopt a rescue animal. Here's why.

And that’s TODAY’s Takeaway!

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