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Florida panhandle braces for impact as Alberto approaches

Tamara Lush and Rebecca Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 5:17pm

Beaches in Florida were largely empty ahead of Memorial Day as the first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, Subtropical Storm Alberto, approached the northern Gulf Coast carrying brisk winds and heavy rain.

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.

Authorities: Flash flooding hits Maryland community

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 4:39pm

Flash floods struck a Maryland community wracked by similar flooding in 2016, authorities said, and water rescues were being carried out as raging brown waters surged through the streets Sunday.

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.

Giuliani advises no Mueller interview without informant info

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 4:03pm

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.

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.

Police: Florida woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee, escapes

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:33pm

Florida authorities say a woman who was beaten and held captive for two days at gunpoint by her boyfriend escaped when she convinced him bring their dog to an animal hospital - and then slipped a note to a staff member.

Utah couple revisits arrows that guided pilots in the '20s

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:24pm

Visiting each of the 11 remaining giant, concrete arrows left in the state that once helped guide pilots delivering mail across the country has become the mission of one Utah couple.

Oklahoma restaurant shooting victim in good condition

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:15pm

An Oklahoma City hospital says a 12-year-old girl is recovering after being shot at a local restaurant where the gunman was later shot dead by armed bystanders.

The Latest: Alberto lumbering north toward US Gulf Coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:03pm

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

Wyoming proposes higher trout limit at Flaming Gorge to help trophy size fish

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:47pm

Biologists hope a proposal to increase the amount of trout anglers can catch on Wyoming's Flaming Gorge Reservoir will increase the number of trophy-size fish in the area.

Missing hunters identified after crash into Idaho river

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:44pm

Authorities have identified four hunters who remain missing after a crash in the Idaho backcountry.

25 years later, fugitive returns to NYC, gets arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:39pm

A man who fled the country 25 years ago while facing a prison sentence for attempted murder was arrested when he arrived at a New York City airport.

25 years later, fugitive returns to NYC, gets arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:36pm

A man who fled the country 25 years ago while facing a prison sentence for attempted murder was arrested when he arrived at a New York City airport.

Tribes ask Interior secretary for help with meth addiction

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:33pm

Leaders of a tribal executive board in Montana are asking U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke for help battling meth addiction in their community.

George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Maine

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:25pm

Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized Sunday in Maine after he experienced low blood pressure and fatigue, a spokesman said.

More than $55K raised for teacher who stopped shooter

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:21pm

An online fundraiser has surpassed its $55,000 goal for a suburban Indianapolis teacher who was shot while tackling an armed student.