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'Worst is yet to come' from Florence's drenching rains in US

This story was compiled from McClatchy papers in North Carolina, the Charlotte Observer and Raleigh News & Observer; and in South Carolina , The State in Colum...


Florence's Death Toll Stands at 15 as It Weakens to a Depression

At least two people died from electrocution while attempting to connect their generators while one couple died of monoxide poisoning from running their generato...


Typhoon Mangkhut pounds south China after killing 64 in Philippines

Tropical Depression Florence is expected to arrive in the Lehigh Valley Monday as a weakened version of the deadly hurricane that pummeled North and SC. Separat...


Protests Disrupt Global Climate Action Summit

Climate leaders descended on San Francisco for this week's Global Climate Action Summit days after Gov. Together the cities include about 54 million people. S...


More than 20,000 on NC coast already without power from Florence gusts

Around 5.25 million people live in areas under hurricane warnings or watches and some 4.9 million in places covered by tropical storm warnings or watches, AP no...


Hurricane Florence death toll: How many people have been killed?

Police in Wilmington say a mother and baby were killed when a tree fell on their house. The hospital said it has received three injured patients. Two people...


Russian Federation denies suspecting United States astronauts of drilling hole on space station

It will enhance the reliability of ISS missions in case of any launch delays, Vlasov said. Now on the worldwide space station is six people, including three A...


Hurricane Florence's catastrophic flooding is a sign of what's to come

The Wilmington Police Department confirmed the deadly incident on Twitter, mentioning that the father is being hospitalized for injuries he suffered when the la...


Hundreds rescued as Hurricane Florence pounds Carolinas

Governor Cooper said half a million customers in North Carolina were without power and it could take weeks for it to be fully restored. "The shelters are not ...


Florence makes landfall near Wilmington; how often does that happen?

The father was transported to a hospital for treatment. The photo shows just how huge Florence looks, with its wind field stretching for hundreds of miles. Th...


Weather Report: Tropical Storm Isaac still expected to affect Barbados

The storm has 45 miles per hour sustained winds with higher-speed gusts. Tropical Storm Helene has sparked weather warnings across the Azores, the Portu...


Florence's rain bands lash Carolinas — WHAT'S HAPPENING

The "threat of freshwater flooding will increase over the next several days" in the impacted areas. While it is extremely likely that the eastern Carolinas wi...


Delta II ICESat-2 Launch Highlights

A Delta II rocket blasted into the history books while carrying a NASA newest Earth-observation satellite into space at Vandenberg Air Force Base early Saturd...


Florence barreling closer to coast of Carolinas

Of three named tropical systems, Hurricane Florence is by far the most unsafe. The centre said the storm would dump as much as 40 inches (102 cm) of rain al...


Carolina coast battening down, boarding up as hurricane nears

The eye was about 530 miles southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina, moving west-northwest at 17 miles per hour. FRIDAY: Widespread showers and thunderstorms...


Flood waters rise as Florence pummels Carolinas; at least eight dead

The storm has killed at least five people in North Carolina. "Were expecting additional rainfall across southeastern central into southern North Carolina ...


Premier Doug Ford Overrules Judge With Notwithstanding Clause And Makes History

The Ontario Progressive Conservative government said the Legislature will convene on Saturday to help "speed up" the passage of a bill that would slash the numb...


President Trump to visit areas affected by Hurricane Florence next week

That study - conducted by the Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University - estimated 2,975 deaths. "When I left the Island, ...


Florence disaster declared in North Carolina as flooding threat grows

The barrier island of Emerald Isle is under water, with ocean waves rolling in over a six-foot storm surge and crashing into homes. More are expected, as the st...


Wind approaches outer banks of North Carolina

According to the National Hurricane Center's "hurricane hunter" airplane, waves of 83-feet were measured near the eye of Florence on Monday. "When you are ...