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  • Flash flooding in Texas

    1 firefighter dies during flood rescue in Oklahoma

    Emergency crews scrambled late Saturday to help residents of Oklahoma City cope with record-breaking rains, carrying out 48 flooding rescues.

    And in the town of Claremore, near Tulsa, a firefighter died while attempting a high-water rescue, said loca...



Flood waters inundate roadways in Texas, Oklahoma

Texans facing flood waters

Record rains are leaving parts of Texas and Oklahoma under water.

Brothers were close

N.Y. brothers, veterans of WWII, die hours apart

Two New York brothers, who served in World War II, died within hours of each other.

Man shows how he was hit on his left side

Bystander says protester hit him with sign

A bystander says a protester hit him with a sign during a demonstration in Cleveland.

Cannes Golden Palm

Cannes Film Festival nears awarding prestigious 'Golden Palm'

The Cannes Film Festival is coming to a close, with the awarding of its prestigious "Golden Palm"


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7 pains men should never ignore

Men's Health has a list of seven pains that may signify something serious for men.

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Mosul, Iraq

Who is ISIS?

ISIS forces have extended their control around the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. The capture of Syria's ancient city, about 150 miles northeast of Damascus, threatens a UNESCO World Heritage Site described as having "stood at the crossroads of several civilizations," Learn more about the group.

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