Rescues, evacuations as floodwaters breach levees in Midwest

OMAHA, Nebraska (AP) – Authorities in the United States (US) were using boats and large vehicles last Saturday to rescue and evacuate residents in parts of the Midwest where a recent deluge of rainwater and snowmelt was sent pouring over frozen ground, overwhelming creeks and rivers, and killing at least one person. More details in Monday’s Borneo Bulletin