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Flooding Starts to Abate; 21 People Evacuated to Safety

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon National Guard troops aboard two helicopters airlifted 21 people to safety on Saturday, and authorities reported a 62-year-old woman who lived in one of the areas hit by floods was missing. Waters covering roads in flood-hit …

National Guard Troops to Train in Central New York

Several hundred National Guard members from the Northeast and Caribbean will be in central New York for disaster preparedness training. New York National Guard officials say more than 700 soldiers and airmen from New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and …