Need2Know: Monday News Roundup

August 20, 2018

These are the headlines you Need2Know:

  • Floods in India Wreak Havoc: Southern India's Kerala state is shouldering its worst flooding in a century ー which, officials said Sunday, has displaced about 800,000 people and killed over 350. Downpours precipitated the floods and landslides, causing homes and bridges to collapse. For more on the disaster, click here.

  • Hawaii Hurricane May Pass South: Hurricane Lane became a Category 4 storm over the weekend, with winds at 140 mph, but it later weakened to a Category 3. The storm is expected to pass south of Hawaii’s Big Island. Track the developments here.

  • 'Crazy Rich Asians' Does Crazy Well at Box Office: The movie brought in more than $25 million domestically. It’s the first Hollywood movie with a predominantly Asian cast since "The Joy Luck Club" in 1993 and the best opening for a rom-com since Amy Schumer's "Trainwreck" in 2015. For more on this story, click here.

Cheddar's Jill Wagner gets into the latest.

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