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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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Lee Radziwill, sister to Jackie Kennedy Onassis, dies at 85

Lee Radziwill, sister to Jackie Kennedy Onassis, dies at 85

Lee Radziwill, the younger sister of former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and a former princess, has died. Read more ...

A look at the victims of the Illinois mass shooting

A look at the victims of the Illinois mass shooting

The victims of disgruntled employee who opened fire at a suburban Chicago industrial warehouse were co-workers ranging from an intern to a plant manager. Read more ...

Acting US defense secretary will review programs to cut for wall funding

Acting US defense secretary will review programs to cut for wall funding

Patrick Shanahan said, beginning Sunday, he will start studying which projects military money may come from to shift funds toward a border wall following President Donald... Read more ...

Police sources: New evidence suggests Jussie Smollett orchestrated attack

Police sources: New evidence suggests Jussie Smollett orchestrated attack

Two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the investigation told CNN that Chicago Police believe Jussie Smollett paid two men to orchestrate the assault against him last month. Read more ...

Heavier rain Sunday night to follow afternoon of hit-and-miss showers

Heavier rain Sunday night to follow afternoon of hit-and-miss showers

While most of Sunday will be cloudy with hit-and-miss showers, heavier rain will move in during the night, meteorologist Aimee Wilmoth said. Read more ...

Nearly 12-hour standoff in Mississippi ends with 'multiple fatalities'...

Nearly 12-hour standoff in Mississippi ends with 'multiple fatalities', according to police

Clinton city spokesperson Mark Jones said the incident escalated to a hostage situation when police responded. Read more ...

1 stabbed outside East Boston bar overnight

1 stabbed outside East Boston bar overnight

Boston police responded to a stabbing outside an East Boston bar early Sunday morning. Read more ...

One dead, another detained after stabbing at Orlando gas station

One dead, another detained after stabbing at Orlando gas station

A 45-year-old man was fatally stabbed Sunday morning at a 7-Eleven. Read more ...

Overnight snow lingers over the metro Sunday morning, causing hazardous...

Overnight snow lingers over the metro Sunday morning, causing hazardous driving conditions

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Man wounded in North Braddock drive-by shooting

Man wounded in North Braddock drive-by shooting

Police said a 21-year-old man was critically wounded as he was walking along Hawkins Avenue on Saturday night. Read more ...