Snow, flooding in Austria destroy homes, cuts off villages

BERLIN (AP) — Several schools are closed across Austria as parts of the Alpine country deal with masses of snow, the threat of avalanches and flooding by swelling rivers and lakes. A...

As snow moves toward East Coast, bitter cold hits Midwest

CHICAGO (AP) — Much of the snow that was supposed to fall in the Midwest has come down and now it's time for the main event: Record-breaking cold. The National Weather Service said T...

Bills offense showing signs of regressing

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Ultimately, it makes no difference to Bills coordinator Brian Daboll what identity his offense adopts. Run, pass or dogsled, for that matter, now that the f...

The Latest: Temps in Midwest make it feel more like January

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the winter storm in the Midwest (all times local): 12:45 p.m. A storm that's brought snow to the Midwest is about to give way to record...

Snow in the Midwest leads to air travel woes in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — Snowfall in the Midwest is taking its toll on air travel in Chicago as one plane trying to land at O'Hare International Airport slid off the runway. The city's aviatio...

2 skiers die in avalanche in Austrian Alps

BERLIN (AP) — Authorities in southern Austria say two skiers have been killed in an avalanche in the Alps, the first of the season. Austrian broadcaster ORF reported that the men wer...

Heavy snowfall kills 3 people in Himalayan Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Officials say at least three people have died as heavy snowfall batters the Himalayan region of Kashmir, leaving the region paralyzed. Deep snow blocked some r...

Pakistan floods, landslide kill 5, including 2 tourists

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani officials say flash floods triggered by heavy rains and a landslide have killed at least five people, including two tourists, in the country's northwest. ...

6 months after avalanche, corpse is found in Norway

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian police say the body of a Finnish man who was one of four people killed by an avalanche in January has been found. Police in the northern city of ...

'Snowfall' cast remembers late producer at Season 3 premiere

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Snowfall" co-executive producer and co-creator John Singleton was mourned as cast members of the FX crime drama series gathered for the premiere of the third season. ...

US Border Patrol searching Rio Grande for missing toddler

DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — U.S. Border Patrol agents are searching for a missing 2-year-old girl in the Rio Grande near the Texas town of Del Rio. According to a news release Tuesday, agents from the Del R...

Overflowing Great Lakes pose new threat for endangered bird

GLEN HAVEN, Mich. (AP) — Peering through a spotting scope mounted on a tripod, researcher Alice Van Zoeren notices a piping plover skittering across a sandy, pebble-strewn Lake Michigan beach and hopp...

Parched US Southwest gets reprieve as snowmelt fills rivers

DENVER (AP) — A welcome surge of melting snow is pouring out of the Rocky Mountains and into the drought-stricken rivers of the southwestern U.S., fending off a water shortage but threatening to push ...

The Latest: India pilots spot 5 bodies in hunt for climbers

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Latest on the search in India for eight missing mountain climbers (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Indian air force pilots have spotted five bodies...

Afghan officials say heavy flooding kills 24 people

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan government says at least 24 people have been killed and 11 others injured in the past month as a new wave of heavy rains and flooding has swept parts of the countr...