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Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol after he blocked a unanimous consent vote on a long-awaited $19 billion disaster aid bill in the chamber on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
May 28, 2019 - 3:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A second conservative Republican on Tuesday blocked another attempt to pass a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill, delaying again a top priority for some of President Donald Trump's most loyal allies on Capitol Hill. Rep. Thomas Massie of Kentucky said that if Democratic...
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FILE - In this July 5, 2016, file photo, visitors pass outside the front of a replica Noah's Ark at the Ark Encounter theme park during a media preview day, in Williamstown, Ky. In the Bible, the ark survived an epic flood. Yet the owners of Kentucky’s Noah’s ark attraction are demanding their insurance company rescue them from flooding that caused nearly $1 million in property damage. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
May 25, 2019 - 11:55 am
WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — In a story May 24 about property damage at a Noah's Ark attraction in Kentucky, The Associated Press reported erroneously that flooding caused the damage. The damage was caused by heavy rains over a period of two years. A corrected version of the story is below: In the...
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Scientists say water clarity has rebounded from an all-time low in 2017 at Lake Tahoe, pictured in this photo taken from an airplane departing from Reno, Nev. on March 2, 2017. UC Davis researches said on Thursday, May 23, 2019 that Last year's reading improved about 10 feet from the previous year and is now in line with the most recent five-year average. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner)
May 24, 2019 - 1:43 pm
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The clarity of Lake Tahoe's cobalt blue water improved last year from its worst level in a half-century after weather and runoff returned to more normal conditions at the alpine lake straddling the California-Nevada line. A dinner plate-sized disc used to measure clarity was...
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May 23, 2019 - 11:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Atlantic hurricane season is off to yet another early start, but U.S. weather officials say it should be a near normal year. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday predicted nine to 15 named storms. It says four to eight of them will become hurricanes...
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Supercell thunderstorm with dark storm clouds
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Dan Brounoff
May 20, 2019 - 7:21 am
The threat level for the immediate Dallas Fort Worth area is very low today, however, a weakening line of storms will most likely affect us some time tomorrow morning between 5:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Tornado and large hail threat is very low. This being said, an isolated strong to severe storms may...
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Dark storm clouds over a dirt road
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May 19, 2019 - 10:56 am
ABILENE (1080 KRLD) - A severe thunderstorm ripped through parts of Abilene early Saturday. Straight-line winds caused signifcant damage, especially in the southwest part of the city, at around 5:45 a.m. Saturday. Tiffany Casey told KTAB-TV that she feels lucky that her house is still standing. No...
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Weather, Thunderstorms
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May 18, 2019 - 10:12 am
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Tornado watch until 5 p.m. for Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Johnson, Parker, Rockwall and Tarrant counties. A tornado watch means weather conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms called a supercell that are...
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