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  • North Carolina gov pleads with storm evacuees to be patient

    North Carolina gov pleads with storm evacuees to be patient

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 04:37:11 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:32:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). An unidentified family member carries Ruth Brady to safety at the Wilmington airport in Wilmington, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Brady was one of several family members rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew north of Wilming...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). An unidentified family member carries Ruth Brady to safety at the Wilmington airport in Wilmington, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Brady was one of several family members rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew north of Wilming...
    Food and water handouts are beginning in the North Carolina city of Wilmington, which is still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence.
    Food and water handouts are beginning in the North Carolina city of Wilmington, which is still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence.
  • Flood threat from Florence remains in Carolinas; storm moves north

    Flood threat from Florence remains in Carolinas; storm moves north

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:10:47 GMT

    Rivers in North and South Carolina have reached or will reach flood levels in coming days, likely leading to more deaths caused by Florence.

    Rivers in North and South Carolina have reached or will reach flood levels in coming days, likely leading to more deaths caused by Florence.

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    First Alert Forecast: dry days ahead, massive river flooding continues

    First Alert Forecast: dry days ahead, massive river flooding continues

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:26 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:26:47 GMT

    Soon, a front will work in once Florence departs, bringing some much needed high pressure and by comparison, "good weather".

    Soon, a front will work in once Florence departs, bringing some much needed high pressure and by comparison, "good weather".

  • East Coast braces for Hurricane FlorenceHurricane FlorenceMore>>

  • North Carolina gov pleads with storm evacuees to be patient

    North Carolina gov pleads with storm evacuees to be patient

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 04:37:11 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:32:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). An unidentified family member carries Ruth Brady to safety at the Wilmington airport in Wilmington, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Brady was one of several family members rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew north of Wilming...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). An unidentified family member carries Ruth Brady to safety at the Wilmington airport in Wilmington, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Brady was one of several family members rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew north of Wilming...
    Food and water handouts are beginning in the North Carolina city of Wilmington, which is still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence.
    Food and water handouts are beginning in the North Carolina city of Wilmington, which is still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence.
  • Flood threat from Florence remains in Carolinas; storm moves north

    Flood threat from Florence remains in Carolinas; storm moves north

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:10:47 GMT

    Rivers in North and South Carolina have reached or will reach flood levels in coming days, likely leading to more deaths caused by Florence.

    Rivers in North and South Carolina have reached or will reach flood levels in coming days, likely leading to more deaths caused by Florence.

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    First Alert Forecast: dry days ahead, massive river flooding continues

    First Alert Forecast: dry days ahead, massive river flooding continues

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:26 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:26:47 GMT

    Soon, a front will work in once Florence departs, bringing some much needed high pressure and by comparison, "good weather".

    Soon, a front will work in once Florence departs, bringing some much needed high pressure and by comparison, "good weather".

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  • Death toll from summer forest fire near Athens rises to 99

    Death toll from summer forest fire near Athens rises to 99

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-09-11 20:03:08 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-09-12 09:26:16 GMT
    Greek authorities say the death toll from this summer's devastating forest fire near Athens has risen to 99, after a woman injured in the blaze died in hospital.
    Greek authorities say the death toll from this summer's devastating forest fire near Athens has risen to 99, after a woman injured in the blaze died in hospital.
  • Interstate 5 reopens after California blaze forces closure

    Interstate 5 reopens after California blaze forces closure

    Monday, September 10 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-09-10 16:11:20 GMT
    Monday, September 10 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-09-11 03:32:13 GMT
    (Hung T. Vu/The Record Searchlight via AP). In this Friday Sept. 7, 2018 photo, firefighters keep standing guard along I-5 north of the Pollard Flat exit as the Delta Fire flares up in the background near Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Calif. A roarin...(Hung T. Vu/The Record Searchlight via AP). In this Friday Sept. 7, 2018 photo, firefighters keep standing guard along I-5 north of the Pollard Flat exit as the Delta Fire flares up in the background near Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Calif. A roarin...
    Officials say a major interstate near the California-Oregon border has reopened six days a wildfire roaring along the roadway forced its closure.
    Officials say a major interstate near the California-Oregon border has reopened six days a wildfire roaring along the roadway forced its closure.
  • California utility proposes wildfire safety measures

    California utility proposes wildfire safety measures

    Monday, September 10 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-09-10 22:38:56 GMT
    Monday, September 10 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-09-10 23:44:03 GMT
    California utility to replace 3,400 miles of overhead power lines with insulated wire to reduce the risk of sparking wildfires.
    California utility to replace 3,400 miles of overhead power lines with insulated wire to reduce the risk of sparking wildfires.
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