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Major flooding lingering more than a week after Florence

Sep. 23, 2018 2:18 PM EDT

BLADENBORO, N.C. (AP) — More than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall, thousands of coastal residents were told Sunday that they may need to leave their homes because of still-rising rivers. About 6,000 to 8,000 people in Georgetown County, South Carolina, were told to prepare to evacuate ahead...

The Latest: Thousands told to get ready to evacuate in SC

Sep. 23, 2018 1:12 PM EDT

BLADENBORO, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Florence (all times local): 1:10 p.m. About 6,000 to 8,000 people are being told they should prepare to evacuate because of anticipated flooding from rivers in a coastal South Carolina county. Georgetown County spokeswoman Jackie Broach-Akers...

Bengals join Panthers in wearing "One Carolina" stickers

Sep. 23, 2018 12:06 PM EDT

The Cincinnati Bengals are joining in support of relief efforts for those affected by Hurricane Florence, which has devastated the Carolinas. The Bengals, like the Panthers, will wear stickers that read "One Carolina" on the back of their helmets for Sunday's game in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Bengals said on...

North Carolina's wild horses still being counted after storm

Sep. 23, 2018 12:01 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — At least three of North Carolina's wild horse herds on the Outer Banks have survived Hurricane Florence, but caretakers are still trying to account for one herd living on a hard-hit barrier island. The News & Observer reports that the condition of the Shackleford Banks Herd was...

Forecasters say Subtropical Storm Leslie has formed in the north Atlantic, is expected to be short-lived.

Sep. 23, 2018 11:03 AM EDT
MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say Subtropical Storm Leslie has formed in the north Atlantic, is expected to be short-lived.

Tunisia floods kill at least 4, cause major damage

Sep. 23, 2018 10:48 AM EDT

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Severe floods have struck northeastern Tunisia, killing at least four people and damaging homes, bridges, roads and fields. Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed visited the town of Nabeul, about 70 kilometers (45 miles) west of the capital, on Sunday, a day after heavy rains hit the...

National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruption

Sep. 22, 2018 11:30 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — A national park in Hawaii has reopened after being closed for more than four months because of Kilauea volcano's latest eruption, which caused widespread damage to park infrastructure and dramatically changed its landscape. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park officials said there were no lines...

The Latest: Tropical Storm Kirk moving west across Atlantic

Sep. 22, 2018 11:00 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Florence (all times local): 11 p.m. Forecasters say Tropical Storm Kirk is continuing to move west across the eastern Atlantic but does not currently pose any threat to land. In a Saturday night update, the National Hurricane Center said Kirk...

Storms dump record rain in Oklahoma and cause death in Texas

Sep. 22, 2018 9:20 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A storm system dumped record amounts of rain in parts of Oklahoma and caused flooding in Texas, including in the Dallas area, where floodwaters swept a man from a bridge to his death near the University of Texas' campus in nearby Arlington. "(A) witness ... stated that the victim was swept...

Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resort

Sep. 22, 2018 9:13 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Dozens of vehicles slowly approached President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida on Saturday afternoon, blasting reggaeton and salsa as they drove by. They honked their horns and waved Puerto Rican flags draped from their car windows and trunks. They were on their way...