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Hurricane Florence cuts off road access to N. Carolina city

Sep. 16, 2018 5:26 PM EDT

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Damage from Hurricane Florence left a North Carolina city popular with tourists cut off Sunday from road access, leaving authorities planning how to get food and water there by air and water. Officials from New Hanover County and Wilmington said Sunday that additional rainfall...

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Tree falling in Florence kills mom, baby

Sep. 14, 2018 8:15 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — It's about the water, not the wind, with Florence making an extended stay along the North Carolina coast. Forecasters say "it cannot be emphasized enough that the most serious hazard posed by the slow-moving storm is extremely heavy rainfall, which will cause disastrous flooding that will be...

The Latest: Florence now a Category 2 storm, still dangerous

Sep. 12, 2018 11:17 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Florence (all times local): 11:00 p.m. Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm but it is still considered an extremely dangerous and life-threatening storm. As of 11 p.m., the storm was centered 280 miles (455 kilometers) east southeast of...

Putin's ex-bodyguard challenges Navalny to duel

Sep. 11, 2018 8:54 AM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — In an extraordinary public outburst, President Vladimir Putin's former bodyguard and chief of the National Guard on Tuesday challenged opposition leader Alexei Navalny to a duel. Viktor Zolotov recorded an emotional seven-minute speech, posted on the National Guard's YouTube channel on...

Black female pilot makes history in Alabama National Guard

Jul. 24, 2018 10:35 AM EDT

FORT RUCKER, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman has made history as the first black female pilot in the state National Guard's history. News outlets report that 2nd Lt. Kayla Freeman of Huntsville graduated from Fort Rucker's Army Aviation School last month, following her 2016 graduation from Tuskegee University...