Author: Matthew Brown and Amy Beth Hanson | The Associated Press

Crowds flock to Yellowstone as park partially reopens after floods

WAPITI, Wyo. (AP) — Throngs of tourists gleefully watched the legendary Old Faithful geyser shoot towering bursts of steaming water while others got stuck in “bison jams” on picturesque valley roads as visitors returned Wednesday for the partial reopening of Yellowstone National Park after destructive floods. Park managers raised the gates at three of Yellowstone’s…