The Latest: Coming rounds of rains hold key to flooding

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on flooding along the Mississippi River (all times local): 11:30 a.m. The National Weather Service at St. Louis says rain in the comin...

The Latest: Winter storm bring flood fears to California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on storms across the West (all times local): 7:15 a.m. A winter storm dumping rain and snow from California to Montana is drenching ...

Heavy rain, floods, even a tornado as storms smack the South

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — A tornado smashed into a commercial district in the small Mississippi city of Columbus, shattering businesses as severe storms raked the South on a weekend of drenching rains an...

Southern storms, flooding, tornado in east Mississippi city

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — A tornado smashed into a commercial district in the small Mississippi city of Columbus on Saturday afternoon, shattering businesses as severe storms raked the South amid days of...

The Latest: More rain, snow for already soaked California

SAUSALITO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on storms hitting the West (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Scattered showers and snow are expected for an already soaked California...

New storm brings more rain and snow to the West

LOS ANGELES (AP) — More rain, snow and wind hit the West on Wednesday, flooding roads, toppling trees and cutting power while raising threats of debris flows from wildfire scars. The...

The Latest: Burst pipes disrupt Michigan facilities

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the frigid weather in the Midwest (all times local): 6:30 a.m. Water main breaks and burst pipes have disrupted operations at several f...

Floods destroy bridge, force evacuations in Central Texas

LLANO, Texas (AP) — Fast-moving floodwaters destroyed a bridge, forced the evacuation of riverside homes and led to numerous water rescues in Central Texas after more than a foot of rain fell in recen...

Arizona dam at risk of failure will be checked by engineers

PHOENIX (AP) — A damaged earthen dam holding back a lake swollen by runoff from the remnants of a tropical storm was still at risk of failing Thursday and inundating a small Native American village ne...

The Latest: Flood warning extended for village near dam

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on wet weather and flooding in the Southwest (all times local): 7:05 a.m. A flash flood warning remains in effect for a small Native Ameri...

Officials warn Arizona dam could fail, more floods possible

PHOENIX (AP) — An earthen dam in Arizona's southern desert could fail because the lake behind it is swollen with storm runoff, and more flooding caused by rain from the remnants of Tropical Storm Rosa...

The Latest: Forecasters warn of more Arizona flooding

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on heavy rain in the U.S. Southwest from the remnants of Tropical Storm Rosa (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Forecasters are warning of the p...

Emergency alert test going out to mobile phones nationwide

WASHINGTON (AP) — About 225 million mobile devices across the U.S. will receive a test emergency alert Wednesday. It's the first nationwide test for a wireless phone emergency alert....

Tropical storm dumps rain on Hawaii while crossing state

HONOLULU (AP) — Heavy rain and winds from a tropical storm downed trees, knocked out power and prompted evacuations of several homes on Hawaii's Maui island but spared the state widespread damage befo...

The Latest: Olivia dumps heavy rain on Maui, nearby islands

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on tropical storm Olivia and its impact on Hawaii (all times local): 5:30 a.m. Heavy rain has been reported on Maui and the northern part...