It was unclear Sunday whether a body found in Travis County near Austin is one of the two people still missing in Texas. An 11-year-old boy was still missing in central Kansas, too
Four people have died due to the flooding that followed torrential rains in some parts of the U.S. over the last few days
City archaeologist Joe Bagley said Thursday it’s the first time a shipwreck has been found in that section of the city and only the second one found on land that was filled in to expand the city’s footprint. Also, unlike most other wrecks, its cargo is mostly intact, he said.
“It was shooting waterfalls out of the ceiling. The walls were thundering, there was so much water moving through it,” said David Foster, the executive director of the American Cave Museum at Horse Cave and a guide for 30 years, who rushed into the darkness to help with the rescue. “You just don’t know what Mother Nature is capable of. There’s only so much cave, and there’s way more water.”
“Biniou,” Bailly said.
“It felt soft as far as traffic,” said Adams, the creative director for the Atlanta-based interior lighting specialist. “In terms of the quantity of folks, we might have had a few less.”
“There is no selfie stick long enough!” officials warned. “As tempting as it might be to get that perfect shot of yourself or your child with an adorable seal pup, please do the right thing and leave the seal pup alone.”
“In a public health emergency, speed is critical. A day, a week, a month can make all of the difference,” Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, told the National Press Club.
The museum in Santa Fe recently bought “The Barns, Lake George” for $3.3 million. The 1926 painting portrays rustic barns that overlooked the shores of Lake George, New York.
“Death fell from the sky and the world was changed,” Obama said, after laying a wreath, closing his eyes and briefly bowing his head before an arched stone monument in Hiroshima’s Peace Memorial Park that honors those killed on Aug. 6, 1945. “The flash of light and a wall of fire destroyed a city and demonstrated that mankind possessed the means to destroy itself.”