• Conroe firefighters evacuate Jim Treadway via boat after Treadway was stranded when Pecan Bend Road was washed out  near the San Jacinto River on Friday, May 27, 2016, in Conroe, Texas. ( Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Texas braces for possibly more rain after flooding kills 1

    BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — At least two people are dead and five people are missing after this week’s torrential rains in Texas and Kansas, officials said Saturday. The same areas face the possibility of more rain over the long Memorial Day weekend.

    Updated: 12:58 pm

  • FILE- In his May 26, 2016, file photo, the body of a climber who died during a Mount Everest expedition, is carried to  hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal. Nearly 300 people have died on Mt. Everest in the century or so since climbers have been trying to reach the summit and at least 100 of them are still on the mountain. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha, File)

    Death on Everest leads to risky effort to recover bodies

    KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The mountain is speckled with corpses.

    Updated: 6:20 am

  • Rescued people walk out of the entrance to Hidden River Cave after officials said over a dozen people who exploring the cave were trapped by rising water Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Horse Cave, Ky. The group waded through neck-deep water to get out, authorities said Thursday. (Austin Anthony/Daily News via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Cave escape: Rushing water, sucking mud and pitch black

    HORSE CAVE, Ky. (AP) — One day after 19 people trudged through neck-deep water in a harrowing escape from a flooded Kentucky cave, the operator of the spelunking attraction says he is analyzing the incident for any possible safety lessons.

  • FILE- In this Oct.1, 2015 file photo, Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), right, talks about the status of Hurricane Joaquin as it moves through the eastern Bahamas as Rick Knabb, Director of the National Hurricane Center, left, participate in a media briefing at the National Hurricane Center. The U.S. government is set to release its forecast for how many hurricanes and tropical storms are expected to form over Atlantic and Caribbean waters in the next six months. It’s an annual reminder from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that coastal living comes with significant risks. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

    US government set to release hurricane season outlook

    MIAMI (AP) — U.S. government forecasters expect a near-normal Atlantic hurricane season, after three relatively slow years. But they also say climate conditions that influence storm development are making it difficult to predict how many hurricanes and tropical storms will arise over the next six months.

  • Meteorologists with the National Weather Service inspect the destruction Thursday morning, May 25, 2016, of a rural home north of Abilene, Kan. The home was destroyed Wednesday night by a tornado the stayed on the ground for 90 minutes and 25 miles. (Tom Dorsey/Salina Journal via AP)

    Tornado damages homes but spares small northern Kansas town

    CHAPMAN, Kan. (AP) — Severe weather spawning numerous tornadoes roiled large stretches of Kansas for a second day Thursday, prompting residents to anxiously watch the skies but causing only scattered damage in rural areas and no injuries or deaths.

  • Britain's Andy Murray screams after scoring a point in his second round match of the French Open tennis tournament against France’s Mathias Bourgue at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Wednesday, May 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

    Sun is out after 3 days of damp, cold weather at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — As if ordering room service, Andy Murray’s latest unheralded French Open tormenter requested that a can of Coke and a Mars bar be brought to him right there on Court Philippe Chatrier for sustenance during their five-setter.

  • Defending champion Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka reacts as he plays Czech Republic's Lukas Rosol during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Monday, May 23, 2016 in Paris.  (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

    Rain delays start of play at French Open on Day 2

    PARIS (AP) — So, Stan Wawrinka was asked, were you aware that in the long history of the French Open, no defending champion ever had lost in the first round?

  • 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.