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Kaepernick Apologizes For Houston Storm Tweet

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has apologized for a post on social media that referenced flood-ravaged Houston, where San Francisco opens the preseason.

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Vehicles left stranded on a flooded Interstate 45 in Houston, Texas on May 26, 2015.  Heavy rains throught Texas put the city of Houston under massive ammounts of water, closing roadways and trapping residents in their cars and buildings, according to local reports. Rainfall reached up to 11 inches(27.9cm) in some parts of the state, national forecasters reported, and the heavy rains quickly pooled over the state's already saturated soil. AFP PHOTO/AARON M. SPRECHER        (Photo credit should read Aaron M. Sprecher/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Storms Test Emergency Response

Deadly severe weather this week has tested government alert and evacuation procedures, as officials scrambled to deal with storms and historic flooding.

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Dark clouds provide a backdrop for power lines. (credit: David McNew/Newsmakers)

Storms Leave North Texans Without Power

Lightning lit up the North Texas skies on Tuesday night, but the storms left thousands of people in the dark on Wednesday morning.

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Rising floodwaters at Shoal Creek are shown after days of heavy rain on May 25, 2015 in Austin, Texas. (credit: Drew Anthony Smith/Getty Images)

12 People Still Missing After Texas Flood

Recovery teams are set to resume looking for 12 members of two families who, authorities said, are missing after a rain-swollen river in Central Texas carried a vacation home off its foundation.

05/26/2015

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Lake Arlington Boat Ramps Still Open

Many boaters were feeling a little frustrated on Monday because, despite their hopes for a Memorial Day on the lake, most boat ramps were closed after days of heavy rain.

05/25/2015

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Weather Alert Day May Alter Holiday Plans

It’s not the best weather for a Memorial Day outside. A line of strong storms could come together on Monday afternoon and start moving east through the Metroplex.

05/25/2015

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Trinity River Flood Watchers Told To Stay Back

The Trinity River has crested, but it is still considered dangerous, because more rain is on the way into DFW on Monday afternoon.

05/25/2015

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No Holiday From The Storms

The severe weather threat for Memorial Day is very high. The primary risks will be damaging winds and large hail, but some isolated tornadoes are possible on Monday.

05/24/2015

Photo courtesty: CBS affiliate KOTV in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Firefighter Drowns Amid Oklahoma, Texas Flash Floods

The first responder was swept away by a rush of water; his body was later discovered in a storm drain. Another firefighter attempted to save him, but was instead knocked down by flood waters and had to be rescued himself.

05/24/2015

Photo courtesy: Chopper 11. Six Flags Over Texas - Arlington, Texas

Weekend Storms Slam North, Central Texas, DFW Area

Amusement parks turned into water parks and roads turned into rivers overnight: Severe storms continue to batter Texas, from the border of Oklahoma to the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

05/24/2015

Storm damage just south of Bridgeport (Photo by Chopper 11)

Bridgeport Families Assess Storm Damage

Severe weather attacked North Texas on Tuesday night. Bridgeport was among the places that woke up early Wednesday morning with extensive damage to homes.

05/20/2015

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Tornado Hits Downtown Mineral Wells

Storm damage is hard to miss in Mineral Wells, after a tornado passed right through the heart of downtown on Tuesday night.

05/20/2015

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