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Storms ease in Texas, but runoff could mean more flooding
HOUSTON (AP) -- Although the deadly thunderstorms that lashed much of Texas have tapered off, many cities were still in danger of flooding Thursday as heavy rain from earlier in the week poured downstream, swelling rivers.... 5/28/2015 7:54 PM

Latest on flooding: Flooding threatens North Texas homes
1:45 p.m. (CDT)... 5/28/2015 6:46 PM

Baltimore gets bloodier as arrests drop post-Freddie Gray
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A 31-year-old woman and a young boy were shot in the head Thursday, becoming Baltimore's 37th and 38th homicide victims so far this month, the city's deadliest in 15 years.... 5/28/2015 7:52 PM

Psychiatrist: Colorado shooter 'knew what he was doing'
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- A state-appointed psychiatrist who examined James Holmes two years after his attack on a Colorado movie theater said Thursday that whatever he suffered from that night, he knew what he was doing.... 5/28/2015 7:08 PM

Down to the finish: 10 make finals in National Spelling Bee
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- Dev Jaiswal's journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee finals shows just how competitive spelling has become.... 5/28/2015 7:41 PM

Memorable words from National Spelling Bee semifinals
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- Memorable words and definitions from the semifinals of the 88th Scripps National Spelling Bee:... 5/28/2015 8:01 PM

APNewsBreak: FBI says it's fully probing Wal-Mart shooting
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The new head of the FBI's Cincinnati division says agents are conducting a thorough review of last year's fatal police shooting of a black man in a suburban Dayton Wal-Mart store.... 5/28/2015 7:32 PM

Oil globs close Los Angeles-area beaches to swimming
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Popular beaches along nearly 7 miles of Los Angeles-area coastline were off-limits to surfing and swimming Thursday as scientists looked for the source of globs of tar that washed ashore.... 5/28/2015 7:53 PM

Rules aim to protect imperiled bird's habitat in 10 states
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell revealed plans Thursday to preserve habitat in 10 Western states for an imperiled ground-dwelling bird, the federal government's biggest land-planning effort to date for conservation of a single species.... 5/28/2015 7:41 PM

Police: Man in California standoff shot, killed neighbor
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) -- Police say a man was shot and killed by a neighbor who holed up in his apartment with a woman and two children in suburban San Diego.... 5/28/2015 8:39 PM

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