Two men in a boat paddle over the flooded market place of the city of Wehlen at the river Elbe in , Germany, Tuesday, June 4, 2013. After heavy rainfalls, swollen rivers flooded areas in Germany, Austria , Switzerland and Czech Republic. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

Death toll hits 10 in European flooding

Germany dispatched thousands of soldiers Tuesday to help cities and towns cope with flooding from the rain-soaked Danube and other southern …

Quotations of the day

“We must have the trust of the American taxpayer. Unfortunately, that trust has been broken.” — Acting IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel, who sa…

Obama nominating 3 to US appeals court

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is calling on Senate Republicans to allow prompt votes on three lawyers he’s nominating to an under…

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, June 4, the 155th day of 2013. There are 210 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 4, 1913, British…