Texas News Minute

(AP) - The barrage of deadly thunderstorms that hit Texas this week has tapered off. But officials are warning about possible flooding from rain-swollen rivers. Houston subdivisions along the San Jacinto River are expected to flood. The death toll from the storms and flooding has climbed to 17 in Texas.VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - Operation Blessing International's U.S. Disaster Relief team is deploying to San Marcos. The Virginia Beach-based group left Virginia yesterday. The advance team is meeting with local emergency management officials and is expected to coordinate a volunteer effort beginning today.Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. href='http://www.myfoxhouston.com/story/14878087/texas-news-minute' - http://www.myfoxhouston.com/story/14878087/texas-news-minute -