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The Latest on flooding: Obama says count on federal help

May 26, 2015

11:15 a.m. CDT

President Barack Obama says he has expressed his condolences over the Texas flooding situation to Gov. Greg Abbott. more »»

$42 million 'nose-to-tail' upgrade for 2 hurricane hunters

May 26, 2015

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The hurricane planes known affectionately as "Miss Piggy" and "Kermit" are getting new Rolls-Royce engines, new wings and better radar. more »»

Cleveland, Justice Department to discuss policing settlement

May 26, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cleveland officials and the U.S. more »»

The Latest on flooding: Mexico tornado destroys 800 homes

May 26, 2015

11 a.m. CDT

Officials in the Mexico-Texas border town of Ciudad Acuna say 800 homes were completely destroyed by Monday's tornado, which killed 13 people. more »»

The Latest on flooding: 100s of rescues in Houston area

May 26, 2015

10:53 a.m. CDT

Houston fire crews overnight conducted hundreds of water rescues as parts of the city saw up to 11 inches of rain. more »»

Search resumes for those missing in Texas floodwaters

May 26, 2015

WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) — Recovery teams resumed the search Tuesday for 12 people who are missing after a rain-swollen river carried a Texas vacation home off its foundation and slammed it into a... more »»

Navy medical research lab in Connecticut gets new commander

May 26, 2015

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A psychiatrist with lengthy service aboard submarines, Navy Capt. more »»

The Latest on flooding: 3 die in Houston-area flooding

May 26, 2015

10:23 a.m. CDT

Houston Mayor Annise Parker says city officials will be vigilant as the area's waterways swell with several inches of rain. more »»

Gunman, 1 other, killed in North Dakota Wal-Mart shooting

May 26, 2015

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Two people, including the gunman, died and another person was injured in a shooting early Tuesday at a Wal-Mart Supercenter store in Grand Forks, North Dakota, police said. more »»

French diplomat doesn't see Iran nuke deal by end of June

May 26, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — France's ambassador in Washington says world powers and Iran will probably miss an end-of-June deadline for a comprehensive nuclear agreement. more »»

The Latest on flooding: 3 people dead in Harris County

May 26, 2015

10:04 a.m.

Authorities say three people have died in Harris County, Texas, due to flooding. more »»

Supreme Court sides with KBR in false claims dispute

May 26, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ruled in favor of defense contractor KBR Inc. in a whistleblower lawsuit over claims that the company overbilled the government for work in Iraq. more »»

Swedish student who vanished in 1982 matched to bones in US

May 26, 2015

FREMONT, Calif. (AP) — Bones found in the San Francisco Bay Area are those of a Swedish exchange student who disappeared more than 30 years ago, authorities said Monday.

The U.S. more »»

By the numbers: Colorado theater shooting trial so far

May 26, 2015

A by-the-numbers look at the first month of the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes:


2,085: The number of pieces of evidence admitted by prosecutors. more »»

The Latest on flooding: Houston floodwaters strand motorists

May 26, 2015

7:10 a.m.

High water and flooding made driving impossible for many travelers in the Houston area, even those on the city's major highways.

The Houston Chronicle (http://bit. more »»

12 missing after flooding in Texas sweeps away vacation home

May 26, 2015

WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) — Recovery teams were resuming the search early Tuesday for 12 members of two families who are missing after a rain-swollen river in Central Texas carried a vacation home of... more »»

The Latest on flooding: Residents evacuate homes near Austin

May 26, 2015

5:55 a.m. CDT

Authorities are helping residents to evacuate their homes in a city near Austin, Texas, after a creek broke its banks and flooded the area. more »»

The Latest: Harris County residents warned to not leave home

May 26, 2015

4:30 a.m. CDT

Harris County Flood control has advised residents waking up for work and school Tuesday morning to not leave their home. more »»



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