The Five Things You Need To Know Today (September 12)

1.  Flash Floods Hit Colorado- Intense flash floods hit Boulder, Colorado where 4 to 7 inches of rain hit the area in three hours. The National Weather Service described the rainfall as a “life threatening situation.” Two people have died as result of the flooding.

2. Prince William Finished With The Military- New father Prince William will cease his role in the military after seven years of service. Prince William was part of the RAF search and rescue team. Prince William will switch his military duties for royal and charity duties.

3. Hilton Files For Huge IPO – Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., the hotel operator owned by The Blackstone Group filed to raise $1.25 billion in a U.S. IPO. The IPO is the largest IPO to be raised in six years.

4. Better Call Saul Gets GreenlitBetter Call Saul, a proposed television detailing the life of Breaking Bad attorney Saul Goodman has gotten the greenlight from AMC. The show will deal in time pre-Breaking Bad.

5. Carson Daly Joins Today- Carson Daly will be joining the Today Show as host of a new Orange Room digital space. The “Orange Room” will be a social media room of sorts as Daly will ask the audience to weigh in on current events or what the morning show is covering.

Song of the Day: M.a.a.d. City- Kendrick Lamar

Happy Birthday: Louis C.K. turns 46 today!

RIP: Johnny Cash, died 10 years ago today.


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