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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: Teen's dad: 'Very painful to see what…

The father of a black teenager shot and killed by a white police officer outside Pittsburgh says "it's very painful to see what happened, to sit there and deal with it."

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The Latest: 100 people evacuated from cruise ship…

Norwegian officials say rescue workers have managed to evacuate about 100 people so far from a cruise ship that ran into engine problems in heavy winds and seas and sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast

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.

Campaign roundup: Indiana mayor talks marriage, millennials

Democrat Pete Buttigieg tells voters that his marriage to his husband exists "by the grace of a single vote on the U.S. Supreme Court."

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.

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'

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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...

The Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Ground Beef Has…

A major salmonella outbreak has ended, but consumers should still make sure they don't have the contaminated beef in their freezer.

Reel-y? New beer can double as motion picture film developer

Kodak says a new beer hitting the market can be used to develop its Super 8 film

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...

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The Latest: Trump says US will remain vigilant…

President Donald Trump says the U.S. will remain vigilant against the Islamic State militant network and is warning prospective recruits that they will be "dead" if they "join."

Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

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