SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Record rainfall wreaked 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.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has conceded defeat in the presidential election, minutes after an exit poll showed him trailing Andrzej Duda, a previously little-known right-wing politician.
With the rev of motorcycle engines, the ground rumbles underfoot, and they're off: hundreds of thousands of military veterans ride out for the annual Rolling Thunder memorial rally in the US capital Sunday. "It's just an honor to come here with all these veterans who've served and just remember those who have given their lives and made this country what it is today," said Chuck White, sitting next to his shiny black Harley-Davidson. White, an air force veteran who spent time in Korea and Germany, rides the 38 miles (61 kilometers) from Baltimore every year for the parade and to visit his father's grave, another veteran.