Hawaii Tsunami Warning

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Hawaiians are bracing for disaster, but hoping for the best after receiving news that a quake-triggered tsunami could come ashore at any moment.

Marie Osmond Son Michael Blosil Suicide

The 18-year-old son of entertainment legend Marie Osmond has died. Michael Blosil, one of Marie’s eight children, leapt to his death in Los Angeles overnight. Police say Michael — who waged a lifelong war against depression — died after jumping from his downtown LA apartment building at about 9 PM Friday night. The teen left…

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The 16 Best Dystopian Books Of All Time


Dystopian novels—stories of the horrific future—are so common as to be almost forgettable. Here is a compilation of what I believe are the 16 greatest of the genre. I could happily list twice as many that are amazing, but these are the best. From the post-apocalyptic wasteland to deadly viruses to social malaise, all possible…

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Late-Night Crunch Crumbs: Jim Carrey’s A Grandfather!; Tiger Woods Dropped By Gatorade; Sean Penn Saves Lives In Haiti; Howard Stern Has A Bone To Pick With “Idol”

MTV Shows -Howard Stern is officially out of contention to replace Simon Cowell as host of American Idol….and he isn’t happy about it. The shock judge ripped Idol judges Ellen DeGeneres and Kara DioGuardi at the NYC red carpet premiere of Green Zone on Thursday night….. -There’s a new 4 CD box set coming out…

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