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December 20, 2018 7:12 PM The Latest: Woman injured when roof collapses in storm

A 90-year-old woman was taken to a hospital after a roof fell on her during a heavy rainstorm in central Florida. The Lakeland Ledger reports that Marie Weddle was hit on the head when part of her condominium's roof collapsed Thursday morning. A neighbor told the paper that Weddle was taken to Lakeland Regional Medical Center as a precautionary measure 134

November 14, 2018 9:42 PM Conservation land in British Columbia gets $11m investment

Canada is investing C$14.6m ($11m; £8.5m) to set aside 7,900 hectares for wildlife conservation in the Rocky Mountains. The funding will help expand a tract of land in southeastern British Columbia (BC) already set aside for protection. The initiative is led by a conservation group, BC and the federal government, and will help protect some 40 species 85

November 5, 2018 3:09 PM Damaging storms, twisters possible overnight in Southeast

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Forecasters say there's another threat of severe weather including tornadoes across the southeastern United States. The Storm Prediction Center says a system moving out of eastern Arkansas late Monday will spread across the region during the overnight hours into Tuesday. The weather service says powerful tornadoes, damaging winds and heavy 79

November 5, 2018 5:29 AM Wisconsin community mourns deaths of 3 Girl Scouts, 1 parent

Sherri Jasper, a Girl Scout board member and counselor at Halmstad Elementary School, leads the program for a candlelight vigil at the school in Chippewa Falls, Wis., Sunday evening, Nov. 4, 2018. The western Wisconsin community on Sunday was grieving the deaths of three Girl Scouts and a parent who were collecting trash Saturday along a rural highway 92

October 16, 2018 4:22 PM Voters in Michigan Disagree on Issues but Want Less Vitriol

Eighth Congressional District seat is rated a tossup as GOP incumbent and Democratic challenger battle for suburban women ROCHESTER, Mich.—Of all the issues voters here say they care about, from health care to gun control to immigration, there is one commonality: They want an end to the rancor in Washington. That is turning the contest in Michigan’s 41

September 30, 2018 11:13 PM California woman 'found alive and well' after reported missing in Kings Canyon National Park

Diane Salmon, 63, who went hiking in Kings Canyon National Park, was "found alive and well" on Sunday after she was reported missing on Friday, officials said. (National Park Service) A California woman who was reported missing after hiking in Kings Canyon National Park on Friday has been found alive, officials said. Diane Salmon, 63, of Lafayette, was "found 89

September 17, 2018 1:55 PM Cassini's last view of Saturn moon shows fabulous methane lakes

The Cassini mission's last image of Saturn's moon Titan was taken just four days before the spacecraft plummeted into the gas giant in September 2017. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI) Just four days before the Cassini spacecraft's dramatic dive into Saturn's atmosphere last year, cameras aboard the spacecraft captured the mission's last image of Saturn's largest 178

August 19, 2018 8:57 PM Yu Darvish's rehab start ends after just one inning

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Chicago Cubs right-hander Yu Darvish lasted just one inning in his rehab start with Class A South Bend on Sunday, casting doubt on his availability for the rest of the year. Darvish, who has been sidelined by triceps and elbow injuries, shook his arm as he left the field after striking out Great Lakes' Romer Cuadrado with a 95-mph fastball 63

July 26, 2018 4:47 PM Land O’Lakes Names Next CEO

Beth Ford to join handful of female CEOs at biggest U.S. companies Dairy-foods maker Land O’Lakes Inc. appointed a veteran of PepsiCo Inc. and Scholastic Corp. to head one of the largest U.S. producers of butter and cheese at an uncertain time for agriculture. Beth Ford, until now the Minnesota company’s chief operating officer, will join a handful of other 70

July 21, 2018 6:00 PM Historic plane crashes at Texas airport; 13 passengers onboard survive

A historic C-47 twin-engine prop plane crashed at the Burnet Municipal Airport in Texas on Saturday; all 13 passengers onboard survived, officials said. The Burnet County Sheriff's Office said the C-47 "Bluebonnet Belle" was trying to takeoff when it crashed. All 13 passengers onboard were able to exit the aircraft with one person suffering significant 68