Dozens of tornadoes and intense thunderstorms swept across the Midwest on Sunday, leaving at least five people dead.
First Cash Financial Services is buying 24 Mister Money pawn shops in four states for about $25.5 million in order to help broaden its U.S. presence.
Cougars are spreading across the Midwest, as far south as Texas, a century after the generally reclusive predators were hunted to near extinction in much of the region.
Residents in five tornado-ravaged states are in desperate need of help, and a group of Texans are answering the call by donating supplies.
The high temperatures gripping much of the Midwest are nearly certain to persist through the week, and will soon spread to the East Coast.
It was a sleepless night and nervous day for Dwayne Johnson, a Fort Worth man who left Joplin, Missouri just six months ago, and couldn’t reach the aunt he shared a home with.