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Maryland community heartbroken after second flood in 2 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 1:07am

After flash floods sent cars floating down Main Street in historic Ellicott City, Maryland, local officials said they were heartbroken to see the community so severely damaged again less than two years after a devastating flood killed two people and caused millions in damages.

Storm Alberto maintains strength as it approaches Gulf Coast

Tamara Lush and Rebecca Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 11:54pm

Subtropical Storm Alberto gained the early jump on the 2018 hurricane season as it headed toward anticipated landfall sometime Monday on the northern Gulf Coast, where white sandy beaches emptied of their usual Memorial Day crowds.

Southern Utah's legendary rodeo family chronicled in book

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 11:23pm

A southern Utah family that has produced several generations of rodeo champions is chronicled in a new book called "The Last Cowboys."

Giuliani says informant info key to giving Mueller interview

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 10:33pm

President Donald Trump's legal team would advise that he refuse to submit to an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller unless the team can review classified information shared with select lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling, Trump's personal lawyer says.

Police launch probe after video shows officer punching woman

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:26pm

Police have launched an investigation after video posted online shows an officer punching a woman on a beach in southern New Jersey.

Besides lava and ash, Hawaii volcano is pumping out 'vog'

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:14pm

Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has had it all over the past three weeks: molten rock shooting toward the sky, lava oozing from the ground and ash clouds rising miles into the air.

Florida panhandle braces as storm Alberto gains new strength

Tamara Lush and Rebecca Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:13pm

The first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, Subtropical Storm Alberto, gained strength as it approached the northern Gulf Coast, emptying out beaches in Florida ahead of Memorial Day.

With a roar, flash flood smashes into a Maryland community

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:07pm

Roaring flash floods struck a Maryland city Sunday that had been wracked by similar devastation two years ago, its main street turned into a raging river that reached the first floor of some buildings and swept away parked cars, authorities and witnesses say.

Search for 14-month-old toddler to resume Monday

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:06pm

The western New York search for a 14-month-old boy whose mother's body was found in the woods enters its sixth day Monday.

The Latest: Alberto stronger on move toward US Gulf Coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 7:51pm

The Latest on Subtropical Storm Alberto (all times local):

Giuliani advises no Mueller interview without informant info

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 7:47pm

President Donald Trump's legal team would advise that he refuse to submit to an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller unless the team can review classified information shared with select lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling, Trump's personal lawyer said Sunday.

The Latest: Official 'heartbroken' by flood devastation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 7:39pm

The Latest on Sunday's flash flooding in Maryland (all times local):

Authorities: Flash flood surges through Maryland community

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 6:57pm

Flash floods struck a Maryland city on Sunday that had been wracked by similar devastation two years earlier, prompting emergency rescues as raging waters engulfed cars and rose above the first floor of some buildings, authorities said.

University of Idaho's president to leave next spring

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 6:01pm

The Idaho State Board of Education has announced that University of Idaho President Chuck Staben's contract will not be renewed in 2019.

Maryland governor heading to community hit by flash flooding, declares state of emergency in stricken area

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 4:58pm

Maryland governor heading to community hit by flash flooding, declares state of emergency in stricken area.

Will Power wins Indy 500, No. 17 for car owner Roger Penske

Jenna Fryer, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 4:17pm

Will Power hated racing on ovals. He wasn't a fan of Indianapolis Motor Speedway and figured he would never win the Indianapolis 500.

Man dies after being thrown from UTV

Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 4:17pm

A 19-year-old man in Utah is dead after he was thrown from a UTV that rolled onto him.

Memorial honors WWII Navy men who died in California crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 4:11pm

At a time when World War II seemed unending, a dozen Navy men training in Southern California to continue the fight were killed suddenly in an aircraft collision.

Authorities: Heavy flooding, water rescues in Ellicott City, Maryland, as heavy rain soaks much of the state

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:43pm

Authorities: Heavy flooding, water rescues in Ellicott City, Maryland, as heavy rain soaks much of the state.

Most Illinois gravestones defaced with swastikas cleaned

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:34pm

A manager at a southwestern Illinois cemetery said Sunday that most of the gravestones spray-painted with swastikas have been cleaned and would be in good condition as families visit on Memorial Day.