Midwest

Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden talks with union leaders after taking photographs outside the AFL-CIO headquarters in Harrisburg, Pa., Monday, Sept. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
AP News
September 09, 2020 - 9:18 am
In 3 big states, Biden looks to rebuild Democrats' Blue Wall
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Downed trees and other debris cover front yards in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, after a powerful storm moved through Iowa on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. (Liz Martin/The Gazette via AP)
(Liz Martin/The Gazette via AP)
WRVA News
August 11, 2020 - 11:42 am
By RYAN J. FOLEY Associated Press IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Hundreds of thousands across the Midwest remained without power on Tuesday after a powerful storm packing 100 mph winds battered the region a day earlier, causing damage linked to the death of a woman found clutching a young boy in her storm-...
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Motorists take part in a caravan protest in front of Senator John Kennedy's office at the Hale Boggs Federal Building asking for the extension of the $600 in unemployment benefits to people out of work because of the coronavirus in New Orleans, La. Wednes
(Max Becherer/The Advocate via AP)
AP News
July 24, 2020 - 2:36 pm
Extra unemployment aid expires as virus threatens new states
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Storm surge covers US 90 in Long Beach, Miss., Sunday, June 7, 2020, on the Mississippi Gulf Coast ahead of Tropical Storm Cristobal’s landfall.
(Lukas Flippo/The Sun Herald via AP)
AP News
June 08, 2020 - 4:06 pm
Cristobal to merge with new storm system after lashing South
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A runner wears the cold on his face while running along West River Parkway hills Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, near downtown Minneapolis, with temperatures hovering near minus 30 degrees Fahrenheit with wind chills. (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP)
(David Joles/Star Tribune via AP)
AP News
February 13, 2020 - 3:40 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Students stayed home from school Thursday and several businesses were closed in parts of the upper Midwest as arctic air pushed wind chill readings to dangerously low temperatures. A wind chill warning was in effect for northeastern North Dakota and northern Minnesota, with wind...
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Bill Parham walks down an icy street in Maplewood, Mo., looking to clear snow off people's driveways and sidewalks on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
(David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
AP News
December 16, 2019 - 4:49 pm
BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) — At least nine people have died in weather-related crashes in several Midwestern states amid a storm that dumped nearly a foot of snow in places, forced schools to close and snarled traffic, authorities said. The wintry weather was part of a storm system that hit parts of the...
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Ohio Dept of Transportation via Associated Press
May 28, 2019 - 8:15 am
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on damaging storms across the central United States (all times local): 8 a.m. Authorities in Dayton, Ohio, say a series of apparent tornadoes caused a few minor injuries but no reported fatalities within the city. Dayton Fire Chief Jeffrey Payne called that "pretty...
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A railroad crossing is flooded with water from the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb., Sunday, March 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
(AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
March 19, 2019 - 12:14 pm
By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence was expected to visit the Midwest on Tuesday to view flooding caused by heavy rains and snowmelt that damaged hundreds of homes and inundated tens of thousands of acres with water. Flooding is expected...
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Anthony Thomson, left, and Melody Walton make their way out of a flooded neighborhood Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Fremont, Neb. (Kent Sievers/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
(Kent Sievers/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
March 18, 2019 - 3:40 pm
By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hundreds of homes flooded in several Midwestern states after rivers breached at least a dozen levees following heavy rain and snowmelt in the region, authorities said Monday while warning that the flooding was expected to linger...
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January 28, 2019 - 3:13 pm
By IVAN MORENO , Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — Heavy snow and powerful wind created blizzard-like conditions Monday across parts of the Midwest, prompting officials to cancel about 1,000 flights at Chicago's airports and close hundreds of schools. But forecasters warn the most dangerous weather...
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