A Robbinsdale, Minn. police officer shot a high school student after an "unwanted person" call was made at an apartment complex early Thursday evening. 18-year-old Tania Harris is in stable condition with two gunshot wounds to her abdomen, according to her family.
A pattern favoring waves of progressively cooler air will set up across much of the Midwest and Northeast during next week and could continue into early May.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the North Central United States
Rounds of flooding and severe storms slammed the South and Plains this week, while a storm system unleashed dust storms and snow in the West.
In a high-tech world of satellites, computers, mobile devices and wearables, the weather balloon is still an important tool which helps meteorologists create more accurate forecasts, especially in the case of severe weather.