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Experts warn Midwest flood risk may persist for…

Flooding concerns are starting to ease in hard-hit places along the Missouri River, but experts warn that with plenty of snow still left to melt to the north, the threat could persist for months

No timetable for reopening Texas ship channel…

Officials say there's no timetable for reopening a portion of the Houston Ship Channel, one of the busiest waterways in the country, after another setback caused flammable chemicals to seep into the water near a fire-ravaged petrochemical tank farm

The Latest: Video sought of cop's lawyer's office…

Police say someone fired about five to eight shots at the office of former East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld's attorney after Rosfeld was acquitted of homicide for shooting an unarmed teenager

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Florida newspaper posts video of 2017 high-wire accident

A Florida newspaper has posted video of a 2017 high-wire accident that sent five performers in tightrope-walking star Nik Wallenda's troupe tumbling more than 30 feet to the ground

CEO Of Levi’s Hasn’t “Washed” His Jeans I…

The CEO of Levi’s might have admitted something strange about his jeans. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.

Deputies rescue 2 wailing bear cubs trapped in flooded den

Two Wisconsin sheriff's deputies rescued a pair of bear cubs trapped in a flooded culvert that had served as their den

Wall Street tumbles, yields fuel economic fears

all Street stocks sold off sharply on Friday, with the benchmark S&P 500 index falling nearly 2 percent as weak factory data from the United States and Europe led to an inversion of U.S. Treasury yields, fueling fears of a global economic downturn. Fred Katayama reports.

Cruise ship off Norway evacuates passengers by…

A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast on Saturday, then began evacuating its 1,300 passengers and crew amid stormy seas and high winds in a high-risk helicopter rescue operation

Steve King Finds New Way to Offend

Rack up another racially tinged remark for Steve King. The Iowa representative Thursday compared Iowa flood victims to Hurricane Katrina victims in New Orleans in 2005—and the Iowans come out a little better in his eyes, CNN reports. "Here's what FEMA tells me. We go to a place like...

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Pittsburgh Police Officer Found Not Guilty In…

​Police officer Michael Rosfeld had been facing criminal homicide charges, including murder, voluntary manslaughter and involuntary manslaughter.

Ethiopian Airlines chief questions Max training…

The chief executive of Ethiopian Airlines says the warning and training requirements set for the Max planes 'might not have been enough'

US underground nuclear waste dump explained

Q&A: A look at some of the science behind the United States' only underground repository for low-level radioactive waste

Kansas death penalty case has implications for…

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to consider a Kansas case that could have far-reaching implications for mental ill defendants across the nation

FEMA Struck by a 'Major Privacy Incident'

Survivors may still be picking up the pieces after the natural disasters that have swept across the country over the past couple of years, and now they have a new issue to contend with: the possibility of identity theft thanks to what the Federal Emergency Management Agency is calling a...

Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

An estimated $625 million jackpot is on the line in Saturday's Powerball drawing

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