Former Golden Gopher golfer Erik Van Rooyen lived his dream this week by playing and making a splash in The Open Championship in Scotland.
A pattern of persistent downpours, beginning with a rainstorm this weekend is likely to disrupt travel, hinder outdoor plans and projects and put summer heat on hold in the Northeast into early August.
Three people were injured after severe weather tore from Indiana to Kentucky and Tennessee to end the week.
A new round of severe weather is threatening lives from Ohio through Tennessee and will continue into Saturday morning.
In select regions of the world, people can live long enough to make some wonder if these countries have discovered the heavily sought-after fountain of youth.