In this June 25, 2004 photo Sherry Jones, center, is hugged by her her son Landon Jones as authorities search for her younger son, Logan Jones, 13, during heavy rains in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/The Houston Chronicle, Steve Ueckert)

Deaths in storm drains raise safety issue

Such accidents, though rare, are continuing to focus attention on the large flood control pipes and culverts used in cities all over the cou…

American White Pelican

7 protected white pelicans shot in Kansas

A game warden in northern Kansas is asking the public for help to find anyone connected to the shooting death of seven American white pelica…