• Bangladeshi men pull a loaded cart through a waterlogged street after heavy rainfall in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, May 21, 2016. A cyclone unleashed heavy rain and strong winds on Bangladesh's southern coastal region on Saturday, killing at least 11 people and forcing hundreds of thousands from their homes. Mixing of rain water and toxic waste from industries has turned water into green. (AP Photo/ A.M. Ahad)

    Bangladesh avoids high death toll with cyclone evacuation

    DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Tens of thousands of Bangladeshis returned Monday to wind-battered villages and rain-soaked fields after a strong storm pummeled the coast and killed at least 26 people over the weekend.

  • Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy tees off on the 4th hole during day three of the Irish Open at The K Club, County Kildare, Ireland. Saturday May 21, 2016. (Brian Lawless /PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES

    McIlroy takes Irish Open lead on lightning-delayed 3rd day

    STRAFFAN, Ireland (AP) — Rory McIlroy could be on the cusp of his first Irish Open victory if the heavens permit him to finish.

  • In this May 22, 2011 file photo, emergency personnel walk through a severely damaged neighborhood after a tornado hit Joplin, Mo. A sky-darkening storm was working its way into southwest Missouri around dinnertime on a Sunday evening of May 22, 2011, zeroing in on the city of Joplin. Forecasters knew the storm's potential was fierce and gave early warnings. Then, as storm sirens blared, one of the nation's deadliest tornados hit _ leveling a miles-wide swath of Joplin and leaving 161 people dead. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)

    Survivors of tornado that leveled Missouri city look back

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A sky-darkening storm was working its way into southwest Missouri around dinnertime on a Sunday evening, zeroing in on the city of Joplin.

  • Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist stands outside of a barn at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Friday, May 20, 2016. The Preakness Stakes horse race is scheduled to take place May 21. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Derby winner Nyquist ready for Preakness, even a rainy one

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Let it rain again on the Preakness. Team Nyquist doesn’t seem concerned.

  • Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist is washed at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Friday, May 20, 2016. The Preakness Stakes horse race is scheduled to take place May 21. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Derby winner Nyquist ready for Preakness, even a rainy one

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Let it rain again on the Preakness. Team Nyquist doesn’t seem concerned.

  • A man uses a cloth to protect himself from the sun during a hot summer day in Jammu, India, Friday, May 20, 2016. The prolonged heat wave this year has already killed hundreds and destroyed crops in more than 13 states, impacting hundreds of millions of Indians. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

    India records its hottest temperature ever amid heat wave

    NEW DELHI (AP) — A city in western India has suffered through the country’s highest recorded temperature — a scorching 51 degrees Celsius (123.8 degrees Fahrenheit).

  • In this May 10, 2016, photo, a Shepard drinks water on the dry bed of Manjara Dam, which supplies water to Latur and nearby villages in Marathwada region, in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Failed monsoons play havoc with millions of farmers in central India leading to crippling poverty and soaring suicides. Some 400 farmers have killed themselves so far this year in the parched Marathwada region, which is home to about 19 million people.(AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

    Crippling drought in central India leaves millions on brink

    DEVADI VILLAGE, India (AP) — For two years the farmer was hopeful. He borrowed hundreds of thousands of rupees (thousands of dollars) to build a pipeline that connected a local dam to his fields of cotton and sugarcane. Two years ago the water stopped. The debts kept growing.

  • Correction: Missing Ship story

    In a story May 17 about investigation into the sinking of the freighter El Faro, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the ship was sailing from Puerto Rico to Jacksonville when it was caught in Hurricane Joaquin. The ship was sailing from Jacksonville to Puerto Rico.