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Texas flooding overwhelms popular bed-and-breakfast region

May 27, 2015

WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) — The vacation house where two families were to spend Memorial Day weekend was already gone, swept down the swollen Blanco River, when Carissa Smith's husband arrived. more »»

APNewsBreak: IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000

May 27, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sophisticated criminals used an online service run by the IRS to access personal tax information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, part of an elaborate scheme to steal identitie... more »»

FBI, police find no threat on EVA Air plane at LA airport

May 27, 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Someone called in a threat to a flight from Taiwan that landed at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday, but nothing dangerous was found on board, authorities said. more »»

AP PHOTOS: A look at aftermath of torrential rains, storms

May 27, 2015

HOUSTON (AP) — Residents must sort through waterlogged debris after deadly and destructive storms dumped inches of rain from the Hill Country to Houston in Texas, as well as parts of Oklahoma. more »»

FBI agent wounded while searching for 9-year-old girl

May 27, 2015

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An FBI agent was wounded and a kidnapping suspect was killed Tuesday when gunfire broke out at a Louisiana motel where a 9-year-old girl from Texas was found safe, authorities... more »»

Police detail traffic stop that ended in officer's death

May 27, 2015

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — A police officer in a suburb of Albuquerque decided to make one more traffic stop before his shift finished Monday night. It ended up costing him his lif. more »»

The Latest on weather: 2 more bodies found near Austin

May 27, 2015

8 p.m.

Authorities in the Austin area say they've found the bodies of two more people after waters receded from flash flooding Saturda. more »»

The Latest on weather: Mexico tornado destroyed 200 homes

May 27, 2015

7:30 p.m. CDT

A deadly tornado that touched down a northern Mexico border city destroyed 200 homes and damaged about 800. more »»

The Latest on flooding: Storms epic in scope, intensity

May 27, 2015

7:15 p.m. CDT

Weather forecasters say Memorial Day weekend storms that dumped rain across two-thirds of Texas were epic not only in the area affected but in the intensity they maintained. more »»

Cleveland, US Justice Department announce police settlement

May 26, 2015

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland agreed to sweeping changes in how its police officers use force, treat the community and deal with the mentally ill, under a settlement announced Tuesday with the... more »»

The Latest on flooding: Houston confirms 4th fatality

May 26, 2015

6:30 p.m. CDT

Houston officials have confirmed another fatality from flash flooding. more »»

Floodwaters deepen in Houston after city gets more rain

May 26, 2015

HOUSTON (AP) — Floodwaters deepened across much of Texas on Tuesday as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously... more »»

The Latest on flooding: Houston-area streams back in banks

May 26, 2015

6:15 p.m. CDT

Authorities say all streams in Harris County except one have returned to their bank. more »»

The Latest on flooding: Casket found outside grave

May 26, 2015

6 p.m. CDT

A man bicycling in Houston came across a casket that was apparently swept from a nearby cemetery into a roadway. more »»

Appeals panel won't lift hold on Obama immigration action

May 26, 2015

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — President Barack Obama's plan to shield as many as 5 million immigrants living in the U.S. more »»

Floodwaters rise in Houston; search goes on for the missing

May 26, 2015

HOUSTON (AP) — Floodwaters kept rising Tuesday across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously... more »»



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