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Cleanup begins as Midwest flooding continues

(NBC News) – Parts of the Midwest are still hunkered down after days of history-making floods. Creeks and rivers are running at record-breaking levels, leaving many trapped in their homes and inundating miles and miles of cities and farmland. “It’s unbelievable… the …

Midwest flooding forces thousands from homes

PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. (NBC News) – Widespread flooding has thousands from their homes across the Midwest following a week of heavy rains. The flooding in many areas throughout the Missouri and Mississippi river basins has reached historic levels, with water pushing into places …

Highway 101 could open Saturday

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. – A landslide north of Brookings that’s causing the closure of Highway 101 has slowed enough to allow a conditional reopening of the roadway. Tidewater Contractors Incorporated started removing mud and debris from the slide area over the weekend …

Search for tornado victims continues

SMITHS STATION, Ala. (NBC News) – At least 23 people are dead following a string of deadly tornadoes ripped through eastern Alabama late Sunday night. The National Weather Service confirmed Monday that an EF4 twister with winds up to 170-miles-an-hour cut a …

Death toll rises in wake of Alabama tornado

LEE County, Ala. – At least 23 people are dead after a powerful EF4 tornado carved a path of destruction across eastern Alabama Sunday. At least three of the victims are children. The hardest hit area is the small rural community of Beauregard, …