A Philadelphia judge threw out three of the seven first-degree murder charges against Dr. Kermit Gosnell, the abortion clinic doctor accused of performing illegal late-term abortions at a bedraggled facility.
The Justice Department late Tuesday formally filed its case against Lance Armstrong and his company Tailwind Sports for millions of dollars which the U.S. Postal Service had spent to sponsor the cycling team.
Steady rain was expected Tuesday in some Midwestern states already struck with severe flooding.
Deluges over the weekend left some homeless, rivers at dangerous levels and many in precarious situations.