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  • Associated Press

    American cruise passengers quarantined at US military bases

    TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (February 17, 2020) — More than 300 American cruise ship passengers, including 14 who tested positive for coronavirus, were being quarantined at military bases in California and Texas on Monday after arriving from Japan on charter flights overnight.

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    Hundreds still flooded from homes in Mississippi capital

    JACKSON, Miss. (February 17, 2020) — The swollen Pearl River appeared to have crested Monday in Mississippi’s capital, but authorities warned the hundreds of evacuees in the Jackson area not to rush back home until they got the all clear, and a forecast of more rain put counties further south at risk of flooding.

  • Associated Press

    Americans who left cruise trade one quarantine for another

    TOKYO (February 17, 2020) — Americans Cheryl and Paul Molesky decided to trade one coronavirus quarantine for another.

  • Associated Press

    Searchers recover bodies of 2 killed in Colorado avalanche

    VAIL, Colo. (February 16, 2020) — Searchers have recovered the bodies of two Colorado men who died after being caught in a weekend avalanche in central Colorado, the Colorado Avalanche Information Center reported Sunday.

  • Associated Press

    Floods put Mississippi capital in ‘precarious situation’

    JACKSON, Miss. (February 16, 2020) — With the waters in the Pearl River continuing to rise in and around Mississippi’s capital city and more rain on the way this week, the governor warned residents that it would be days before flood waters start to recede.

  • Associated Press

    Mississippi braces for flooding amid cresting river

    JACKSON, Miss. (February 15, 2020) — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves declared a state of emergency Saturday amid predictions that a river running in the area around the state capital of Jackson could burst its banks and spark widespread flooding.

  • Associated Press

    Kobe Bryant among 8 finalists for Basketball Hall of Fame

    CHICAGO (February 14, 2020) — The list of finalists for the Basketball Hall of Fame is considerably shorter than usual.

  • Associated Press

    Torrential rains leave swollen rivers, downed trees in South

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (February 13, 2020) — Days of torrential rain across the Southeast left residents to deal with rising rivers, falling trees, weakened dams and mudslides Thursday as storms finally subsided.

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