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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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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

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