Wed, May 04, 2011 at 11:54 PM
The Army blew up a 2-mile section of the Birds Point levee Monday night in an attempt to ease flooding in towns in Illinois and Kentucky.
Tue, May 03, 2011 at 12:07 AM
Water began to pour out of the hole after the explosion and is expected to flood 130,000 acres of Missouri farmland in order to spare the towns.
Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 5:23 PM
Businesses and organizations are stepping up to support those impacted by the recent tornado and severe storm outbreak.
Mon, Apr 25, 2011 at 6:13 PM
Warnings of a possible failure of a Black River levee in Missouri prompted a mandatory evacuation of about 1,000 people in Poplar Bluff.
Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 11:43 PM
Many southern states still allow smoking at worksites, bars or restaurants, and 7 states have no laws prohibiting smoking in these public places.
Fri, Apr 08, 2011 at 12:14 PM
The U.S. has more tornadoes than anywhere else on Earth, but their sudden twists and turns still make them mysterious and mesmerizing.
Mon, Apr 04, 2011 at 1:15 PM
Every U.S. state is No. 1 in some environmental category ... and No. 50 in another.
Thu, Mar 17, 2011 at 4:12 PM
The EPA administrator will be one of several keynote speakers at the youth-led environmental conference.
Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 9:08 PM
Here's a look at why such tremors happen and where the next one might strike.
Tue, Mar 08, 2011 at 8:51 AM
The Southeastern U.S. has been dubbed both the 'stroke belt' and the 'diabetes belt,' according to government researchers.