• In this Dec. 9, 2014, photo, golden jellyfish swim in Jellyfish Lake in Palau. Part of a UNESCO World Heritage area, the saltwater lake has long been a source of wonder for tourists, who have delighted in snorkeling among the millions of golden jellyfish which can fill the water as thick as corn chowder. But some tourists in recent weeks have struggled to find even a single jellyfish, prompting at least one tour operator to suspend its trips.(Kevin Davidson via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT, NO SALES

    In Pacific nation of Palau, Jellyfish Lake losing namesake

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The big question at Palau’s Jellyfish Lake: Where are all the jellyfish?

  • The word HELP spelled out with fern fronds is seen by Amalgamated Helicopters chief pilot Jason Diedrichs as he hovers over head in Tararua Forest Park near Wellington on New Zealands North Island, Saturday, April 30, 2016. Carolyn Lloyd and her daughter Rachel Lloyd from North Carolina in the U.S. made the help sign after they got lost for five days while on a day hike in the New Zealand wilderness.(Photo/Jason Diedrichs/Amalgamated Helicopters Via AP)

    North Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wilderness

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a day hike. A helicopter pilot spotted the large “help” signs they had made from fern fronds.

  • The Acura Stage area is flooded after a storm dumped several inches of rain on the second Saturday of the New Orleans Jazz Fest at the Fair Grounds, Saturday, April 30, 2016. (David Grunfeld/NOLA.com The Times-Picayune via AP)

    The Latest: All sing with Guthrie: ‘Alice’s Restaurant’

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival (all times local):

  • The Latest: Flood victims identify floating bodies

    PALESTINE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Texas flooding (all times local):

  • Friends, staff and volunteers work to clean up the Shelton Gin in Palestine, Texas after a flash flood Friday, April 29, 2016. The bar hopes to reopen in a week. (Pennylynn Webb/The Herald-Press via AP)

    Woman, 4 grandchildren killed in East Texas flooding

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Lisa Asberry Davis said on Saturday that she and her three children waded to safety through water up to their chins after torrential rains in East Texas swamped a cul-de-sac of homes during the night and forced some residents onto rooftops.

  • An Indian village man sprinkles water from a broken pipe onto his face in a village in Samba district, some 40 kilometres (25 miles) from Jammu, India, Friday, April 29, 2016. Much of India is reeling under a weekslong heat wave and severe drought conditions that have decimated crops, killed livestock and left at least 330 million Indians without enough water for their daily needs. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

    Parts of India ban daytime cooking as hundreds die of heat

    PATNA, India (AP) — With sizzling temperatures claiming more than 300 lives this month in India, officials said they were banning daytime cooking in some parts of the drought-stricken country in a bid to prevent accidental fires that have killed nearly 80 more people.

  • Tamar Maya and Bryan Avendano dance in the rain during the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans on Thursday, April 28, 2016. (Brett Duke,/NOLA.com The Times-Picayune via AP) MAGS OUT; NO SALES; USA TODAY OUT; THE BATON ROUGE ADVOCATE OUT; THE NEW ORLEANS ADVOCATE OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Start of 2nd weekend of Jazz Fest soaked by rain

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The start of the second weekend of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival was marked with thunderstorms, but the music played on to crowds that were thinned by the bad weather.

  • Members of the grounds crew at Coors Field adjust the tarpaulin on the diamond after the baseball game scheduled between the Colorado Rockies and Pittsburgh Pirates was cancelled because of inclement weather Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Pirates-Rockies game postponed due to weather

    DENVER (AP) — One less game in April for Trevor Story. One less opportunity to match — maybe even break — a rookie homer record for the month.

  • A low cloud moves over a farm near Gypsum, Kan., Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Thunderstorms bearing hail as big as grapefruit and winds approaching hurricane strength lashed portions of the Great Plains on Tuesday. The area is expecting severe weather. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    After fanfare, forecasters review talk of storm ‘outbreak’

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — After warning for days about violent storms that could rake the central U.S. with huge hail, high winds and strong tornadoes, forecasters will review whether the messages they sent were appropriate for severe weather that some considered a “bust” because the tornadoes that did develop were small.