2 dead, 5 missing after heavy rains in Texas, Kansas
BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — At least two people are dead and five people are missing after this week's torrential rains in Texas and Kansas, officials said Saturday. The same areas face the possibility of more rain over the long Memorial Day weekend.
Syria rebels under fire from IS militants, government troops
BEIRUT (AP) â Islamic State militants entered a major Syrian opposition stronghold in the country's north on Saturday, clashing with rebels on the edges of the town as the extremist group builds on its most significant advance near the Turkish border in two years â even as it loses ground elsewhere in the country and in neighboring Iraq.
WWII plane pulled from Hudson after crash that killed pilot
NEW YORK (AP) — Police divers and Army Corps of Engineers personnel retrieved the wreckage of a World War II plane from the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Saturday after the vintage aircraft crashed during a promotional flight, killing the pilot.