North Dakota governor suggests Missouri River compact to manage flooding

Gov. Jack Dalrymple said an agreement among states would not only help with flood management, but also with balancing the competing interests of upstream and downstream states.

Former NBA player arrested for gun in St. Louis airport

Darius Miles was arrested Wednesday after a loaded gun was found in an X-ray during his security screening. He was later released, and no charges have been filed.

UPDATE: Virginia Tech reports sighting of gunman on campus

Police interviewed the youths who reported the gunman and have confirmed their credibility. The person described as the gunman was not found. Virginia Tech sent out the alert about the gunman just after 9:30 a.m. on Thursday.

Virginia Tech reports sighting of gunman on campus

Three children attending a summer camp reported seeing a man holding what looked like a gun outside a dining hall. The university issued an alert just after 9:30 a.m. Police searched for the gunman but did not find anyone matching the description.