Texas braces for possibly more rain after flooding kills 1

BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — At least one person is dead and three others were missing after torrential thunderstorms caused flooding in Texas, officials said as they braced for the possibility of more rain over the long Memorial Day weekend.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Court ruling raises possibility Kansas schools can't open

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas faces a threat that its public schools won't open for the next school year after the state Supreme Court rejected some education funding changes made by the Republican-dominated Legislature.

  • Written by JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer

Presidential race shows deep seated strife toward minorities

WASHINGTON (AP) — It started with Mexicans being publicly accused by presidential candidate Donald Trump of being criminals and rapists. It escalated to ejections, to sucker punches, to pepper spray. And now violence and strife seems to be a commonplace occurrence out on the campaign trail.

  • Written by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press