Source AP ©

Rain continues across central, southeastern Texas; 6th death confirmed

Rain continued across central and southeastern Texas, causing minor flooding and some road closures as authorities watched for more serious problems after a weekend of rescues on rising rivers.

The heavy rain, which began Thursday night, has left at least six dead, and two men are missing and presumed dead after their vehicles were swept away by rushing water.

Waco-area authorities found the body of a woman in her car on Monday. Family members told the Waco Tribune-Herald that the 45-year-old woman was found a day after high waters apparently washed her car off a bridge on Rock Creek Road.

On Sunday, firefighters rescued more than two dozen people as the Guadalupe River spilled out of its banks in Central Texas. After taking refuge from the rain under a bridge, 17 people had to be rescued as the river rose, said Mark Reynolds, a public information officer with the Comal County Sheriff's Office.

The two men missing since Thursday disappeared when their vehicles were swept away. Authorities said 22-year-old Edgar Garcia drove his sport utility vehicle around a high-water barrier near Fredericksburg, and 50-year-old Scottie Gjedrem was moving a friend's sports car near Killeen when a swollen creek overwhelmed it. Both vehicles were found.

World's most powerful nuclear submarines, Arkhangelsk and Severstal, are to be dismantled after 2020 - their further exploitation is unprofitable

Russia gets rid of world’s most powerful nuclear submarines

The United States' Head of Diplomacy, or Secretary of State, is an anachronistic, incompetent, meddling, intrusive, insolent and arrogant, rude individual, a brash, foul-mouthed upstart, a conceited, self-important guttersnipe and an insult to the international community, as fit for the job as a pedophile janitor in a grade school.

Tillerson must go!
Comments
Turkey distances itself from Russia to plunge Syria into greater chaos
Tillerson must go!
Torturing Jerusalem with USA's help: No peace, but eternal war for Jews and Arabs
North Korea and Double Standards. Vancouver Conference a Missed Opportunity.
North Korea and Double Standards. Vancouver Conference a Missed Opportunity.
Turkey distances itself from Russia to plunge Syria into greater chaos
Turkey distances itself from Russia to plunge Syria into greater chaos
North Korea and Double Standards. Vancouver Conference a Missed Opportunity.
North Korea and Double Standards. Vancouver Conference a Missed Opportunity.
Ukraine's Western allies point their guns at President Poroshenko
Ukraine's Western allies point their guns at President Poroshenko
Why did the USSR lose the Moon race?
Honor me: The hell with you
Is the Syrian War Really Over?
Tillerson must go!
Honor me: The hell with you
Honor me: The hell with you
USA to crush Russia's space industry in 2019
NATO embraces Russia with wings of love
Russia officially accuses USA of plotting major riots during 2018 elections
Can Russia perform under Soviet flag during 2018 Winter Olympics?