A man in Texas is arrested and accused of a string of shootings over eight hours that left at least six people dead across multiple locations. Authorities are still searching for a motive. NBC’s Morgan Chesky reports for TODAY.
Wednesday, December 6
FBI director says terror threats against US at unprecedented levels
As Americans grapple with the fallout from the Israel-Hamas war, FBI director Christopher Wray delivered a dire message about the rise in threats and antisemitism. This comes as the presidents of three colleges were grilled in Congress on how to protect both students and free speech. NBC’s Stephanie Gosk reports for TODAY.
Israel military says fighting with Hamas has reached new intensity
The Israeli military says its troops are now in the most intense fighting of the war so far, battling Hamas on the streets, in buildings, on foot and in tanks. There are still more than 130 hostages in Gaza as officials urge immediate action to secure their release. NBC’s Richard Engel reports for TODAY.
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TODAY with Hoda & Jenna
Nicole Avant on new memoir ‘Think You’ll Be Happy,’ loss of mother
Nicole Avant joins Hoda & Jenna to talk about her new memoir, “Think You'll Be Happy: Moving Through Grief with Grit, Grace, and Gratitude,” which draws its title from the last thing her mother sent her in a text message. She talks about her legacy and how she’s honoring both of her parents after their deaths.
Robin Thede talks ‘Candy Cane Lane,' making Eddie Murphy laugh
Robin Thede joins Hoda & Jenna to talk about her role as a figurine in the new Eddie Murphy holiday movie “Candy Cane Lane,” which started out as a small part but became a large part of the film. She also shares how her sister kept her from talking until she was about 5 years old. She sticks around to give her take on hot topics!