Dead as Missouri Continues to Respond to Statewide Flooding

A rare winter flood threatened almost two dozen federal levees in Missouri and IL on Wednesday as rivers rose, prompting evacuations in several places. Upstream, Dardanelle is already experiencing major flooding that was  predicted  to linger for mos... More..

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New Orleans Saints at Atlanta Falcons
by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

New Orleans Saints at Atlanta Falcons

The Falcons defense is allowing 21.7 points and 344.8 yards per game with 15 interceptions, 19 sacks, and 11 fumble recoveries.  Saints  are trying to avoid first 10-loss season since 2005. Eight minutes throug...More..

Robert Dear wants to represent himself in Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting trial
by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

Robert Dear wants to represent himself in Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting trial

During the court hearing, Dear said he distrusted his lawyers and demanded to serve as his own attorney. "Do I sound like I don't have competency?" "The doctor will... At his prior court appearance this month...More..

by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

Worst of Mississippi River flooding still to come

Several major rivers, including the MS, and tributaries in Missouri and IL were poised to crest at record levels, the National Weather Service said, but parts of the region already are inundated. The flooding...More..

U.S. storm deaths reach 22 as new tornadoes hit Texas
by | Thursday, December 31, 2015

U.S. storm deaths reach 22 as new tornadoes hit Texas

A flash flood warning was in effect in eastern Missouri and Southern Illinois, the National Weather Service said. More than 400 homes in total were affected, he said. Snow fell as the Sun Bowl college footbal...More..

Democratic National Committee Locks Bernie Sanders Inside Underground Bunker Until After Primaries
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Democratic National Committee Locks Bernie Sanders Inside Underground Bunker Until After Primaries

During the debate, Hillary deflected persistent attacks from Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont and former governor Martin O'Malley of Maryland over gun control, Wall Street and foreign military entanglements. A...More..

by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Pennsylvania prosecutors say results of Bill Cosby criminal inquiry to be announced

It will be the first criminal case against Cosby over his conduct with women, which has received new scrutiny in the past year. A former Temple University employee says Cosby drugged and assaulted her in Janu...More..

State of Emergency: Rains & Flooding in Alabama
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

State of Emergency: Rains & Flooding in Alabama

The creek is not expected to fall below flood stage until early Monday. Harn said there were no active rescues under way, though first responders continue to search houses for anyone trapped after the storms pa...More..

Troopers: 5 die in wrong-way crash on I-95 near Miami
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Troopers: 5 die in wrong-way crash on I-95 near Miami

Crews respond to a wrong-way wreck that killed five people on I-95 NB near Miami Gardens Dr. The crash happened around 1 a.m. Wednesday in a northbound I-95 express lane. NBC 6's Julia Bagg and Kelly Blanco...More..

Backroad Anthem lead singer missing, friend's body recovered
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Backroad Anthem lead singer missing, friend's body recovered

As rescue crews continue to search for Back Road Anthem singer Craig Strickland friends and family members of Cahse Morland are planning to lay him to rest. The search has been called for the night. However...More..

Some road closures expected as Ohio River nears flood stage
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Some road closures expected as Ohio River nears flood stage

The forecast is calling for all time records to be broken along the Mississippi River. Commercial river traffic is not expected to resume for at least two weeks, possibly a month, according to Scott Hayes wi...More..

Country singer Craig Strickland missing, friend dead after boat capsizes
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Country singer Craig Strickland missing, friend dead after boat capsizes

Craig Strickland and his friend Chase Morland did not return from a recent hunting trip on Kaw Lake in northern Oklahoma. The south has been battered with intense storms and tornadoes. The singer's father, ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Coast Guard Closes Portion Of Mississippi River

State officials say there have been more than 200 road closures statewide because of the storms, as well as more than 30 water rescues. Two of those fatalities were confirmed in Greene County on Saturday, accor...More..

Officials issue flood warning, predict high crest of Mississippi River in Memphis
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Officials issue flood warning, predict high crest of Mississippi River in Memphis

The Mississippi is expected to reach 49.9 feet by Friday at Chester, Illinois , south of St. Louis. In southeastern Illinois' Shawneetown, residents were forced to flee before the OH wiped out the town, reac...More..

UConn stays No. 1 in AP women's hoops poll
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

UConn stays No. 1 in AP women's hoops poll

For 40 minutes, the No. 6 Terps threatened to knock off a program that had grown accustomed to blowout victories. But after the Terrapins lost by 23 points to the Huskies in last season's national semifinal, th...More..

North Carolina cruises to 11th victory — COLLEGE BASKETBALL
by | Wednesday, December 30, 2015

North Carolina cruises to 11th victory — COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Many of his carries were gobbled up by Williams, but it's hard to ignore his 6.5 yards per carry average and 17 touchdowns. Ingram had 11 rebounds while freshman Luke Kennard added 18 points and Grayson Allen...More..

by | Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Chelsea Clinton expecting 2nd child

This will be the second grandchild for Bill and Hillary. Hillary Clinton is now 68 years old. Charlotte , the first and until now the only granddaughter of the famous couple, was born in September past y...More..

Hillary Clinton tells Bernie Sanders backers: 'When this nomination is wrapped up', join me
by | Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Hillary Clinton tells Bernie Sanders backers: 'When this nomination is wrapped up', join me

A CBS News Battleground tracker poll released Sunday found Hillary Clinton is leading in Iowa, but Sanders is leading Clinton in New Hampshire by 14 percentage points. The report did not mention videos, howev...More..

Florida Officials Investigate Drowning of Dartmouth College Swimmer
by | Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Florida Officials Investigate Drowning of Dartmouth College Swimmer

Lifeguards jumped into the pool to pull him out and administered CPR. Unfortunately, life-saving efforts were unsuccessful. An autopsy is scheduled to determine the official cause of death. Lifeguards were no...More..

Texas Bowl 2015, Texas Tech vs LSU
by | Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Texas Bowl 2015, Texas Tech vs LSU

LSU, powered by Fournette, who has 1,741 yards this season, is averaging 246 rushing yards per game (10th in the country). Tech has allowed almost 272 yards per game on the ground - only five teams have average...More..