The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, April 25, 2013. Multiple weather features brought active weather to the nation on Thursday. I…

Shockers shutout Oral Roberts

The Wichita State pitching staff gave up only one hit in against Oral Roberts Wednesday night at Eck Stadium.

Kansas City Royals' Alcides Escobar bundles up against the cold in the third inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Wednesday, April 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Valverde returns to Tigers, beat Royals

Two of the key components of that year's AL Central division champs reunited Wednesday night to help the Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals …

A massive explosion at 3 a.m. EDT on one of the two barges still ablaze in the Mobile River in Mobile, Ala., on Thursday, April 25, 2013. (AP Photo John David Mercer)

Fire out in fuel barges

A huge fire resulting from explosions aboard two fuel barges in Mobile, Ala. has been extinguished.