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5 things you need to know this morning: June 11, 2019

Start your day off right with five things you need to know this morning.

Five things you need to know

1. Tourist boat recovered from Budapest river

Last month, a tourist boat capsized in the Danube River in Budapest, killing at least 20 people with eight still missing. The boat has finally been lifted from the river and four body bags have been brought out from the hull of the sunken vessel.


2. Magnitude-4.0 earthquake felt in...Cleveland?

It’s certainly not every day that you feel an earthquake in the middle of North America, but that was the case in Cleveland and Northeast Ohio on Monday. The tremor was felt by many and received a preliminary reading of magnitude-4.0. No injuries of casualties have been reported.


3. Raptors fans’ reaction to Kevin Durant’s injury leads to criticism

When Kevin Durant went down during the Golden State Warriors’ 106-105 win over the Toronto Raptors on Monday, many fans in the building responded with a cheer. The cheers turned to respectful applause and even a “KD” chant, but it hasn’t stopped the world from weighing in online, calling the fanbase “classless” and citing karma as the reason why Toronto lost.


4. First full-length trailer for Frozen 2 drops

It’s been almost six years since the movie Frozen came out and took the world by storm and now the sequel is on its way. The first-full length trailer for the highly-anticipated movie dropped today and it has fans quite excited. Frozen 2 comes out in November.


5. Helicopter crashes onto roof of Manhattan building

Manhattan was a little chaotic on Monday after a helicopter crash landed onto the roof of a high-rise building. The pilot, identified as Tim McCormack, died in the accident. CBS says he radioed before the crash to say that he was in trouble, but the experienced pilot couldn’t bring the aircraft down safely.


Notable Birthdays (via Famous Birthdays)

Shia LaBeouf (33), Joe Montana (63), Peter Dinklage (50), Hugh Laurie (60), Robert Munsch (74), Joshua Jackson (41)



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