City of Madison Street Department crews inspect damage along Rutledge Street after an overnight storm toppled trees and damaged properties on the Near East Side of Madison, Wis. Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Officials have declared a state of emergency in Dane County in order to make storm damage recovery assistance available to residents who need it. (AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, John Hart)

State of emergency declared following storms

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Gov. Scott Walker has declared a state of emergency in three southern Wisconsin counties following a rash of storms and…

A mudslide on West River Road threatens the University of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview Hospital complex on the West Bank in Minneapolis, Minn., Thursday, June 19, 2014. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Richard Tsong-Taatarii)

No injuries after Minnesota mudslide

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A mudslide on a Mississippi River bluff in Minneapolis has caused a partial road closure and forced the evacuation of som…