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‘Miracle save': Pregnant woman rescued from Florence floodwaters by airboat company

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"Full blown miracle save: 8 month pregnant mom with 4-year-old girl on her shoulders...swept away and clinging for life for since 4 a.m.!”
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The Energy 202: Hurricane Florence blows hole in Trump team's case for helping coal and nuclear power, critics say

The Energy 202: Hurricane Florence blows hole in Trump team's case for helping coal and nuclear power, critics say

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It shows there are a lot of factors that affect grid reliability.
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Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

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TRENTON, N.C. - When meteorologists downgraded Hurricane Florence from a powerful Category 4 storm to a Category 2 and then a Category 1, Wayne Mills figured he could stick it out.
He regrets it. The Neuse River, normally 150 feet away, lapped near his door in New Bern, North Carolina, Sunday even as the storm had “weakened” further.
People like Mills can be lulled into thinking a hurricane is less dangerous when the rating of a storm is reduced. But those ratings are based on wind strength, not rainfall or storm surge - and water is responsible for 90 per cent of storm deaths .
Several...
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4-year-old girl named Florence helps victims of Hurricane Florence

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A young Florence Wisniewski - also known as Flo - has been hearing her name over and over in the past few days.
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US embassy accidentally sends email 'meeting' invite featuring photo of cat...

US embassy accidentally sends email 'meeting' invite featuring photo of cat in pajamas

Officials apologized and said it was a training error. Read more ...

Brewers blank Dodgers 4-0 for 2-1 National League Championship Series lead

Brewers blank Dodgers 4-0 for 2-1 National League Championship Series lead

The teams face off in Game 4 Tuesday. Read more ...

Amber Alert issued for Wisconsin girl missing after deputies found her...

Amber Alert issued for Wisconsin girl missing after deputies found her parents dead in home

An Amber Alert has been issued for a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl authorities believe is in danger after her parents were found dead in their home. Read more ...

Federal judge dismisses Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against Trump

Federal judge dismisses Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against Trump

Daniels sued Trump after he said Daniels' story of a man threatening her not to come forward with her story of her alleged affair with Trump was "a total con job." Read more ...

Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone

Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone

The attack was at least the seventh bear attack on a human since May in the northern Rocky Mountains. Read more ...

Police searching for missing Osawatomie 4-year-old, kidnapping warrant...

Police searching for missing Osawatomie 4-year-old, kidnapping warrant issued for mother

Jax Tinsley was reportedly abducted by his mother on October 1 Read more ...

As NBA season opens, is it Warriors-Celtics when it ends?

As NBA season opens, is it Warriors-Celtics when it ends?

Opening night last year delivered a good forecast of how the NBA season would turn out. Read more ...

NPR Poll: Rural Americans Are Worried About Addiction And Jobs, But Remain...

NPR Poll: Rural Americans Are Worried About Addiction And Jobs, But Remain Optimistic

What's on people's minds in rural America? A new poll shows that the addiction crisis and economic issues have people worried. But many retain an upbeat outlook about the... Read more ...

Sheriff: Man tried to ram car into group of officers after Fayetteville...

Sheriff: Man tried to ram car into group of officers after Fayetteville police shooting

An off-duty Fayetteville police officer was wounded in a shooting Monday night before officials say the suspect believed responsible tried to run into a group of officers. Read more ...

Battle For The Senate: 10 Races That Will Determine Control

Battle For The Senate: 10 Races That Will Determine Control

Republicans' chances to hold the Senate appear to have gone up in the wake of the confirmation hearings for Justice Brett Kavanaugh. See which states to watch closely over the... Read more ...