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The Latest: Barry prompts new flash flood warnings in South

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Barry (all times local): 8:25 a.m. Forecasters say more than a foot (30 centimeters) of rain has fallen in parts of Louisiana, prom...

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Weakened Barry still poses flood, tornado risks

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Even though Tropical Depression Barry did not unleash catastrophic flooding in Louisiana, many across the Gulf Coast were urged to take heed of tornado and flash-flood warnings Mond...

The Latest: Flash flooding leaves motorists stranded

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on flooding and storms around Pennsylvania (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood emergency...

Torrential rain brings floods, landslides around Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Torrential downpours turned roads into rivers and triggered landslides on Thursday, blocking access to a hospital for several hours and forcing the evacuation of a preschool when a s...

Louisiana braces for possible weekend hurricane

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A potential tropical storm brewing in the Gulf of Mexico presents twin troubles for parts of southeast Louisiana — the possibility that a high Mississippi River will be lapping at t...

The Latest: 4 people, dog rescued from Illinois floodwaters

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on severe weather across the United States (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Four people and a dog in a central Illinois village had to be res...

The Latest: Torrents lead to Tulsa-area high water rescues

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on flash flooding in Oklahoma (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Almost 4 inches (100 millimeters) of rain per hour caused widespread stre...

Pine Bluff officials: Flood won't sink Arkansas city's hopes

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An economically struggling Arkansas city in the midst of a revitalization plan continued flooding Tuesday as the Arkansas River crested its banks, but local officials said eve...

The Latest: Arkansas city of 4,500 in danger of flooding

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in the United States (all times local): 12:45 p.m. City officials in Dardanelle, Arkansas, are trying a "last ditch ...

North Little Rock urges evacuations over flooding fears

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Officials are knocking on doors in a North Little Rock, Arkansas, neighborhood and telling residents they should probably leave for higher ground due to the threat of flooding...

Record floods breach Arkansas levee, overtop 2 in Missouri

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Relentless flooding in the central U.S. Friday inundated communities and damaged or spilled over levees on three major rivers in two states. The fast-flowing...

The Latest: Oklahoma governor says more rain a concern

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on storm damage in the Southern Plains and Midwest (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt says more rain in the fore...

The Latest: Strong winds in Arkansas down trees, cut power

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in the Southern Plains (all times local): 4:00 p.m. Arkansas officials say suspected tornadoes have damaged ho...