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Five die in Kentucky flooding; record heat in New York
Five die in Kentucky flooding; record heat in New York

Five people were reported killed by flooding in Kentucky on a weekend that included snow in the Midwest and New England, tornadoes in the South and record heat in New York. Almost half a million customers were reportedly without power across Michigan and New England as winter weather hampered early holiday travel. Meantime, New Yorkers strolled through Central Park in shirtsleeves.  Kentucky officials said a vehicle carrying five people drove into floodwaters from the Rolling Fork River near New Hope, Ky., on Sunday morning. Three were killed and two escaped, according to Kentucky Emergency Management, a state agency. The survivors were hospitalized for hypothermia, the agency said....

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