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Unprecedented Floods Submerge Houston; Eight States At Risk

NBC News - 1 hour 39 min ago
An unprecedented downpour of torrential rain triggered "extremely dangerous and potentially life-threatening" flash flooding in Houston early Tuesday.

'Literally No Way Out' of Flood-Ravaged Mall

NBC News - 1 hour 58 min ago
Houston's historic flooding left many stranded early Tuesday — including some trapped inside a mall.

Iraq Launches Operation to Drive ISIS Out of Anbar

NBC News - 2 hours 32 min ago
Iraq has launched a military campaign to drive ISIS militants out of Anbar province, senior security officials said Tuesday.

Al Shabab Ambush, Landmines Kill 25 Cops in Kenya

NBC News - 3 hours 35 min ago
Al Shabab gunmen killed around 25 Kenyan police Monday, ambushing some in a village after others died when their vehicle hit a landmine.

Stranded Couple Tried to Survive on Rainwater, Oranges

NBC News - 4 hours 11 min ago
A couple that went missing after a Mother's Day trip may have tried to survive by drinking rainwater while they were stranded east of San Diego.

Josh Groban on his Nerd Bond with Girlfriend Kat Dennings: We Talk About Monty Python

Entertainment Tonight feed - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 22:55
The award-winning singer sat down with Ellen and revealed that he and Kat share a love of all things nerdy

'New Girl' Star Max Greenfield is 'Checking in' to 'American Horror Story: Hotel'

Entertainment Tonight feed - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 22:13
The 'New Girl' actor will be joining the cast the fifth season of 'American Horror Story.'

At Least 38 Killed in Nursing Home Fire in China

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 22:12
The cause of the blaze was being investigated by local officials, but state media quoted a witness who claimed the fire was due to a circuitry problem.

Man With Lassa Fever Dies in U.S. After Liberia Trip

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 20:35
A New Jersey man died Monday evening after been diagnosed with Lassa fever — an infectious disease from West Africa that is rarely seen in the United States, a federal health official said.

Stars Share Special Messages for Memorial Day

Entertainment Tonight feed - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 19:50
See what Hollywood’s biggest celebs are posting to commemorate this day of reflection and honor.

Fake Orca Is Town's Latest Plan to Scare off Sea Lions

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 19:17
A community in Oregon is borrowing a fake orca whale from Bellingham, Washington, to try and curb their sea lion problem. KING's Ted Land reports.

Pope: I Haven't Watched TV Since July 15, 1990

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 19:04
Pope Francis told an Argentinian newspaper that he hasn't watched television since 1990, and what he misses most of his old life is walking out for a good pizza.

Debby Ryan On Sexism in the Industry: 'I've Had a Hard Road'

Entertainment Tonight feed - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 19:00
The 22-year-old singer opens up about Alanis Morrissette's influence on female artists in the industry today.

IT Chief at Bangladesh Coca-Cola Unit Arrested as ISIS Suspect

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 18:53
An IT manager at a subsidiary of Coca-Cola Co was one of two men arrested in Bangladesh on suspicion of planning to fight for Islamic State in Syria, police and company sources said on Monday.

ET’s Summer Reading List! 'The Girl on the Train,' 'Selfish' and Other Great Books!

Entertainment Tonight feed - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 18:49
From a suspenseful thriller to a photo book of selfies and beyond, here are some awesome ideas for what to read on the beach this summer.

Homecoming Queen Dies in Texas Floods On Way Home From Prom

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 18:01
A homecoming queen from Devine, Texas died on her way home from prom when flood waters swept her car from the road.

Cleveland Reaches Deal With DOJ on Unjust Policing Pattern

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 17:37
The city of Cleveland has reached a settlement with the Justice Department over a pattern of excessive force and civil rights violations by the police department, a senior federal law enforcement official told the Associated Press Monday.

Celebrity Authors Encourage Readers to Be Comfortable In Their Own Skin

Entertainment Tonight feed - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 16:45
These authors are hoping their stories can keep others from making the same mistakes they did.

Southwest Gives Old Airplane Seats New Life

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 16:29
Instead of going to landfills, Southwest's airplane seats are being repurposed into products that are creating opportunities for thousands.

Coroner Examining B. B. King After Allegations of Foul Play

NBC News - Mon, 05/25/2015 - 16:01
Blues legend B.B. King's body has been examined by a Nevada coroner following allegations of foul play in his death two weeks ago, officials revealed Monday.