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A look at flooding throughout Eastern North Carolina

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Video shows flooding from Jacksonville, Beaufort, Wilmington and River Bend North Carolina
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While Florence pummels US, super Typhoon Mangkhut makes landfall in the Philippines

While Florence pummels US, super Typhoon Mangkhut makes landfall in the Philippines

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Super Typhoon Mangkhut is bigger, stronger and scarier than Florence, experts say.
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Brett Gardner, whose parents still live in South Carolina, keeping a watchful eye on the path of Hurricane Florence

Brett Gardner, whose parents still live in South Carolina, keeping a watchful eye on the path of Hurricane Florence

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Brett Gardner has always kept a wary eye on the weather. The Yankees' veteran outfielder, who grew up in South Carolina, said he's been watching the news about Hurricane Florence carefully over the last week. “My dad's a farmer, I've always kept an eye on the weather, honestly I am fascinated by...
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Behind Hurricane Florence's Poop Lagoon Crisis, a Nation of Pork Lovers

Behind Hurricane Florence's Poop Lagoon Crisis, a Nation of Pork Lovers

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Even before Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina on Friday morning, it had an impact: introducing the phrase “ poop lagoon ” to the nation. As forecasters cemented the storm's track, reporters began to warn that it was headed straight toward the heart of North Carolina's hog farming country, where millions of gallons of pig feces was stored in uncovered pits. These man-made lakes of hog waste risked overflowing into adjacent drinking water sources if they became inundated with rain. And considering Florence's predicted rainfall totals , they very likely would. Overflows had...
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WATCH: NASA video shows Hurricane Florence making landfall

WATCH: NASA video shows Hurricane Florence making landfall

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NASA video shows Hurricane Florence making landfall over North Carolina. Millions of people in the path of Hurricane Florence are hunkering down as the monster storm pummels North and South Carolina. The hurricane is 400 miles wide, and it's forecast to dump 18 trillion gallons of rain on 7 states in 7 days.
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David's Bridal files for bankruptcy, says company will stay open for business

David's Bridal files for bankruptcy, says company will stay open for business

Another bridal store has filed for bankruptcy, but assures customers the company says it will remain open for business. Read more ...

Nissan to oust chairman after finding 'significant acts of misconduct'

Nissan to oust chairman after finding 'significant acts of misconduct'

"Numerous other significant acts of misconduct have been uncovered, such as personal use of company assets," Nissan says. Read more ...

President Trump says 'no reason' for him to hear 'very violent, very...

President Trump says 'no reason' for him to hear 'very violent, very vicious' death tape of journalist

"It's a suffering tape, it's a terrible tape. I've been fully briefed on it, there's no reason for me to hear it," Trump says. Read more ...

The catastrophic Camp Fire isn't even halfway done burning, officials predict

The catastrophic Camp Fire isn't even halfway done burning, officials predict

Since the Camp Fire erupted 10 days ago, it has killed more than 75 people, destroyed more than 9,700 homes and torched an area the size of Chicago. Read more ...

Rain brings a wet start to the week; will it last through Thanksgiving?

Rain brings a wet start to the week; will it last through Thanksgiving?

The short work week is starting out with rain showers. Read more ...

Missing North Carolina teacher was killed in Mexico, governor says

Missing North Carolina teacher was killed in Mexico, governor says

The schoolteacher, who disappeared last month while out for a walk in Mexico, died after crossing paths with a drug dealer, Mexican leaders said. Read more ...

Police: Milwaukee man stabbed, run over by car after fight

Police: Milwaukee man stabbed, run over by car after fight

Officers responded to the scene near N. 34th Street and West Wells Street at about 8:00 pm Sunday. Read more ...

2 teens arrested after carjacking family in PRP

2 teens arrested after carjacking family in PRP

Police are still looking for the 15-year-old suspect. Read more ...

Video: Snow, rain in forecast for Tuesday

Video: Snow, rain in forecast for Tuesday

Get the latest Boston-area weather forecast. Read more ...

Health coalition renews push to raise Indiana cigarette tax by $2 a pack

Health coalition renews push to raise Indiana cigarette tax by $2 a pack

A coalition of health and business groups is renewing its push for Indiana lawmakers to increase the state's cigarette tax by $2 per pack. Read more ...