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Search for Indonesian Quake Victims Hampered

Helicopters on Tuesday dropped the first food and emergency supplies to a remote mountainous area three days after a deadly earthquake rocked a north Indonesian island and triggered landslides that cut off villages, a disaster official said. “Many victims remain …

Search for Man in North Texas After Motor Boat Hits Kayaks

A nighttime collision involving a motor boat and three kayaks on a North Texas lake has left one person missing and another hurt. Rescue crews Tuesday resumed the search for the kayaker missing on Eagle Mountain Lake. Azle Fire Department …

Tenth Oklahoma Death Attributed to Tuesday Tornadoes

A 3-year-old child’s death was caused by one of the tornadoes that struck Oklahoma earlier this week, raising the state death toll from those storms to 10, a state official said Thursday. Cherokee Ballard, a spokeswoman for the Oklahoma medical …

Louisiana Sending Search Team to Alabama

Louisiana is sending a 120-person search team to help with recovery efforts in storm-ravaged areas of Alabama. State police said in a news release that the Urban Search and Rescue team began preparations on Sunday for deployment to Tuscaloosa. State …