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Devastating floods still rolling through Midwest, with more rain expected
ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Some of the worst Midwest flooding in decades, which has claimed at least three lives, is continuing across the central U.S., from the Dakotas all the way to eastern Illinois.The Missouri River in Nebraska is finally receding, but downstream the river is rising -- especially in St. Joseph, Missouri, and Atchison, Kansas. The flooding there could surpass what the region experienced in 2011, which was the worst since 1993. More rivers in nearby Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa and could produce major, if not record, flooding by the weekend.Two storms are forecast to move through...
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Three Dallas officers cleared of charges after handcuffed man's death
rustythedog/iStock (DALLAS) -- Prosecutors dismissed charges against three Dallas officers indicted in the 2016 death of a handcuffed man who died after calling police for help.Dallas County District Attorney John Creuzot dismissed charges against officers Danny Vasquez, Kevin Mansell and Dustin Dillard on Monday following a lengthy investigation into the in-custody death of Anthony Timpa, who died shortly after he was arrested for what police described as erratic behavior. "The Grand Jury had concluded the officers engaged in reckless conduct that placed Mr. Timpa in imminent danger of serious bodily injury," the District Attorney's Office said in a statement Monday,...
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Off-duty MD officer arrested in road rage incident after allegedly pointing gun at driver
Baltimore County Police Department (BALTIMORE) -- Police arrested an off-duty Maryland State Trooper after he allegedly pointed a gun at another driver during a road rage altercation, authorities said.Zachary Tyler Bowen, 28, was arrested in Baltimore County, Maryland, on Sunday after a 911 caller claimed he pulled beside them on a highway and aimed his gun at them, police said in a statement. The male driver and a female passenger said the incident happened at around 6:30 p.m. when they changed lanes on Interstate 695 in Northern Maryland, according to the Baltimore County Police Department."After changing lanes, a suspect driving...
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