COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- The family of Miss South Carolina 1954 found her flood-soaked pageant scrapbook on a dining room floor littered with dead fish on Tuesday, as the first sunny day in nearly two weeks provided a chance to clean up from historic floods. "I would hate for her to see it like this.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- First, Kevin Harvick embarrassed the field with a dominating victory at Dover. Then his victory celebration made some of his competitors wonder if the reigning Sprint Cup champion had something to hide. Many believe Harvick backed his car into the wall during his celebratory burnout perhaps in an intentional attempt to create damage to his Chevrolet that would limit NASCAR's ability to do a proper post-race inspection.
(NEW YORK) -- While rain has stopped falling in South Carolina, the deadly storm continues to bring devastation, with numerous dams breached and damage expected to top $1 billion. Numerous dams have been breached, bridges collapsed and hundreds of roads were inundated with floodwaters, causing emergency evacuations. President Obama has signed a disaster declaration for federal aid to help with recovery efforts, and more than 1,300 National Guard members have been deployed in the state.
(SYDNEY) -- Police in Sydney, Australia have made a series of anti-terror raids after a police employee was shot dead by a teenage gunman. At least 5 people have been arrested and it's believed the raids are related to the Friday shooting of a civilian police employee by a 15 year old youth at point blank range outside police headquarters in Sydney. The teenage gunman was shot dead by officers who responded to the attack.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A California resident is giving football fans a creative way to cheer on their favorite team: through painted lawn logos. Fontana resident Randolph Phillips started this side business in 2009 when the Saints went to the Super Bowl, he told ABC News Tuesday. Phillips was living in Louisiana at the time and painted his first logo on his own front lawn.
(NEW YORK) -- Getting cash from an automated teller machine not affiliated with your bank has never been so expensive. Out-of-network fees -- the price a consumer must pay for withdrawing from an ATM that's not in their bank's network in addition to the fees their own bank may charge -- are at an all-time high. A consumer can face a fee of $4.52 on average per out-of-network ATM withdrawal, according to a Bankrate.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Cybercrime costs are climbing for companies both in the U.S. and overseas amid a slew of high-profile breaches, according to research released Tuesday. A sixth-annual study by the Ponemon Institute pegged the average annual cost of cybercrime per large U.S. company at $15.4 million. That's up 19 percent from $12.7 million a year ago. It also represents an 82 percent jump from Ponemon's inaugural study six years ago.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The latest installment of American Horror Story takes viewers inside the Hotel Cortez, where Lady Gaga plays a bloodthirsty hotel owner and you never quite know who checks in, or checks out. Star Max Greenfield said on Tuesday's The Ellen DeGeneres Show that this season "is so scary!" Greenfield's transformed into a platinum blonde junkie named Gabriel for American Horror Story : Hotel .
(WASHINGTON) -- The House conservatives who helped force Speaker John Boehner's early retirement will hear from the candidates looking to succeed the Ohio Republican. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., Rep. Daniel Webster, R-Fla., and House Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, are set to address a number of House conservative groups, including the House Freedom Caucus and Tea Party Caucus, at a Monday evening forum held after votes.
(NEW YORK) -- The family of Brittany Maynard is speaking out one day after California Governor Jerry Brown approved controversial "right-to-die" legislation. Tuesday also marks the one-year anniversary of Maynard's public battle to pass the legislation. Maynard, who suffered from brain cancer, grabbed headlines last year after she announced that she moved to Oregon in order to take advantage of the state's "Death With Dignity" Act.