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Video: Heavy rain for some this morning Localized flooding is possible, but sun will return this afternoon. ...

SLIDESHOW: Strong storms roll through the Ozarks Monday night Mother nature took no day off on Labor Day.  Strong storms rolled through Monday.  These are viewer submitted pictures. ...

Slideshow: Strong storms damage homes near Sparta Monday morning Bea Eaton snapped these images of homes damaged from a strong storm between Ozark and Sparta Monday morning. ...

Branson businesses experience end of the summer boom Labor Day is not only the unofficial end of summer, it's also the end of the busiest time of year for stores and attractions in Branson. "It's the last hurrah, the last hurrah of the season," Conoco clerk Shelly Morrow said. "And it was a good one" Businesses said this year's Labor Day weekend was busier than previous years, and sales were up from the holiday weekends ...

Officer leaves gun inside bathroom at Cheddar's Restaurant in Springfield A worker found an unexpected surprise in a Springfield restaurant's bathroom. Police say the employee at the Cheddar's on South Glenstone in Springfield found a 357 left inside a bathroom stall around 9:30 p.m. Sunday.  That employee then called 9-1-1.  Turns out it belonged to an officer from the Dallas, Texas area. Police tell us that officer returned to pick up the weapon. ...

Horse injured after the ground beneath it caves in A horse is being treated for injuries after an underground pipe collapsed beneath the horse and its rider on Saturday. The family that owns the horse say they are worried the injury could cost the horse its life. 14 year old Charisma Hynes was horseback riding with her grandfather and little brother Saturday near their home north of Roach, Missouri. They were riding along a stretch of ...

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Police abandon posts in Lesotho, fear for lives
A Lesotho Defence Force member displays arms and ammunition confiscated from police at army barracks in Maseru, Lesotho, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. Southern Africa's regional body said Monday it will send an envoy and an observer team to Lesotho to help restore stability and security in the mountainous kingdom where military actions over the weekend caused the prime minister to flee. (AP Photo)MASERU, Lesotho (AP) — Police in Lesotho have been told to abandon their posts and not wear uniforms to avoid being targeted in attacks in the kingdom's continuing power vacuum, an official said Tuesday.

Chris Brown back in DC court for plea hearing
FILE - This June 25, 2014 file photo shows singer Chris Brown arriving at the D.C. Superior Court in Washington. Brown is scheduled to appear in a District of Columbia court for what would be a third attempt at a plea deal to resolve an assault case that dates to October 2013. According to court filings, Brown was scheduled to appear in D.C. Superior Court on Friday for a plea hearing but was unable due to travel issues. The hearing was rescheduled for Tuesday. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Chris Brown has appeared in a District of Columbia court for what would be a third attempt at a plea deal to resolve an assault case.

32 teens escape from Nashville detention center
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling through a weak spot in a fence late Monday, and more than half of them were still on the run Tuesday, a spokesman said.

Exclusive: 'Back to normal' for AstraZeneca CEO, despite Pfizer rumors
Chief Executive of AstraZeneca Pascal Soriot leaves after appearing at a commons science committee hearing at Portcullis House in LondonBy Ben Hirschler BARCELONA (Reuters) - Though speculation is rife of a new Pfizer bid, AstraZeneca's chief executive is not holed up with advisers in London or New York. Instead, he has spent the last three days immersed in heart science in Barcelona. "The only thing I can tell you is I am here - and imagine where I would be if something was happening!" Pascal Soriot told Reuters on the sidelines of the European Society of Cardiology congress, the world's largest heart meeting. Strict British takeover rules limit what Soriot and other players can say about Pfizer's abortive attempt to buy AstraZeneca and the possibility of a resumption of talks.

UK's fate in the balance as poll shows record support for Scottish independence
The Scottish saltire flag and Union flag fly outside the Scottish Office in central LondonBy Alistair Smout and Guy Faulconbridge EDINBURGH/LONDON (Reuters) - A poll showing support for Scottish independence at its highest ever level threw the fate of the United Kingdom into question on Tuesday, just two weeks before Scots vote on whether to secede. The poll by YouGov showed the unionist lead had shrunk to 6 percentage points from 22 a month ago as support for independence jumped to 47 percent in August, suggesting a major shift in opinion ahead of the Sept. 18 referendum. After months of polls showing nationalists heading for defeat in the vote, the YouGov poll for the first time raises the real prospect that secessionists could achieve their goal of breaking the 307-year-old union with England. "A ‘Yes’ victory is now a real possibility," YouGov President Peter Kellner, one of Britain's most respected pollsters, said.