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Dozens of homes are surrounded by floodwaters brought to the area by Hurricane Florence in Pender County, N.C., on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. The floodwaters have swallowed an estimated 25 percent of Pender county. (Kristen Zeis/The Virginian-Pilot via AP)
Major flooding lingering more than a week after FlorenceOfficials say counties in eastern North Carolina continue to see major flooding more than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall
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New Rule Could Punish Green Card Applicants on Public AssistanceGive us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free—well, maybe not your huddled masses if they're poor, under a new policy being considered by the Trump administration that would deny green cards to immigrants on public assistance. As CNN reports, the Department of Homeland Security...
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Stolen smokes: Florida man gets 20 years for cigarette theftA Florida man who stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store has been sentenced to 20 years in state prison
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Someone Just Donated $18M of Cocaine to Texas"Sometimes, life gives you lemons," begins the Facebook post from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. "Sometimes, it gives you bananas. And sometimes, it gives you something you'd never expect!" The unexpected came amid a donation of 45 boxes of bananas that were donated to the TDCJ on account of...
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Trump attorney blasts Iran's 'outlaws and murderers'Donald Trump's attorney, Rudolph Giuliani, tells Iran's self-declared government in exile that the U.S. sympathizes with their efforts to overthrow that country's government.
The Associated Press11 hours ago
This Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 photo released by the National Park Service shows tourists on the first day the park was reopened after volcanic activity forced Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to close for more than four months in Hawaii. The eruption destroyed hundreds of homes outside the park while changing the popular summit crater inside the park. (Janice Wei/National Park Service via AP)
National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruptionA 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
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Chris Lutterlo stands in front of a flooded area from Hurricane Florence on NC hwy. 210 in Hampstead, N.C., Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.  (Matt Born /The Star-News via AP)
The Latest: Tropical Storm Kirk moving west across AtlanticForecasters say Tropical Storm Kirk is continuing to move west across the eastern Atlantic but does not currently pose any threat to land
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Ole Miss: Donor wants his name removed after 'racial' postThe University of Mississippi says a donor has asked for his name to be removed from the university's journalism school following a social media post criticized for an "unjustified racial overtone."
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In this Monday, July 23, 2018, photo minutes before having a seizure, Brooke Adams, 5, plays with her toys with her mother, Jana at their home in Santa Rosa, Calif. A judge says the California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school. The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat reported that a judge sided Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, with the family of the child. Medical marijuana use in private with a doctor's recommendation is legal in California. (Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP)
Judge: California child can take cannabis drug to schoolA judge says a California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Plano East High School fans endure wet weather to watch the game as McKinney Boyd High School hosted Plano East High School at McKinney I.S.D. Stadium in McKinney, Texas, on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Light rain continued Saturday in southeastern Oklahoma and northeastern Texas while the leading edge of the storm moved into southwestern Arkansas, according to the weather service. (Stewart F. House/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Storms dump record rain in Oklahoma and cause death in TexasA storm system has 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
The Associated Press13 hours ago
CORRECTS TO GRAY MATERIAL, NOT GRAY FLUIDS - In this image made from Friday Sept. 21, 2018 drone video provided by the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality, light gray material flows out of a flooded coal ash dump toward the Cape Fear River at Duke Energy's L.V. Sutton Power Station in Wilmington, N.C. Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence breached a dam at the plant's 1,100 reservoir on Saturday, Sept 22, 2018, flooding a dump containing 400,000 cubic yards (305,820 cubic meters) of coal ash. The gray ash left over when coal is burned to generate electricity contains mercury, lead, arsenic and other toxic heavy metals. (N.C. Department of Environmental Quality via AP)
NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dumpDuke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River
The Associated Press15 hours ago
11-year-old becomes fourth fatal victim in domestic shootingPolice in Maryland say an 11-year-old girl has become the fourth member of her family to die from a shooting rampage by her father
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