SAN MARCOS, Texas — Record rainfall was wreaking havoc across a swath of the U.S. Midwest on Sunday, causing flash floods in normally dry riverbeds, spawning tornadoes and forcing at least 2,000 people to flee.
Cleveland emerged unscathed and intact after a day of protests following the acquittal of a patrolman who had been on trial in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects killed in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire.
WARSAW, Poland — Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski conceded defeat in the county's presidential election Sunday after an exit poll showed him trailing Andrzej Duda, a previously little-known right-wing politician.
CACHE CREEK, B.C. — The mayor of a small British Columbia town is looking to declare a state of emergency after a violent storm tore through the province's Interior and left a trail of damage and flooding in its wake.
EDMONTON — Rachel Notley officially became Alberta's 17th premier on Sunday when she and her cabinet were sworn in, 19 days after the New Democrats won a majority in the May 5 election. Here is a look at the length of some power transitions in other provinces: