Strong thunderstorms are causing flooding in the Midwest that has killed at least one person in Missouri, prompted numerous rescues and blocked roadways.
Severe storms in Oklahoma have caused power outages or damage at four community correction facilities in the Oklahoma City area.
Political strategist Trav Robertson is the new leader of the South Carolina Democratic Party.
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency for all 77 counties after severe storms, flooding, strong winds and snow impacted the state.
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for northwestern Arkansas as severe thunderstorms packing strong winds and heavy rainfall move across the region.
Severe thunderstorms have toppled tree limbs and power lines and caused minor across Oklahoma.
The sedative midazolam is supposed to prevent condemned prisoners from suffering while they die. But opponents say several problematic executions involving the drug are evidence that it does not work consistently....
The latest unorthodox execution involving a disputed sedative likely will influence arguments in a rare hearing later this year by a federal appeals court.
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has signed legislation that sets up a new A-F grading system for public schools that is designed to comply with a new federal education law.
Oklahoma has received a $78 payment million from the tobacco industry as part of a 1999 settlement of a lawsuit against tobacco companies.
An 11-year-old girl has taken over the Twitter account of Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo and is spending the day being chauffeured to official events.
Child welfare experts say the Oklahoma Department of Human Services is making "good faith efforts" to reduce the maltreatment of children in its foster care system.
The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld a man's conviction for first-degree murder conviction and his life without parole sentence.
Severe thunderstorms with possible tornadoes are forecast from the Plains states to the Mississippi, Ohio and Tennessee Valley regions.
The Environmental Protection Agency chief has pulled out of a Republican fundraiser after a Democratic senator raised ethics concerns.