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November 27, 2018 6:40 PM Chef José Andrés Nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

The Spanish-born chef, restaurateur, author, and humanitarian founded World Central Kitchen in 2010 and in the eight years since its creation, have served hot meals to millions in disaster zones and difficult situations. Andrés and World Central Kitchen were responsible for feeding more than a reported 3 million Americans in Puerto Rico following the devastation 113

October 28, 2018 1:34 PM Hurricane Michael killed at least 35 in Florida, 45 total

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida authorities have linked six more deaths to Hurricane Michael, raising the state's death toll to 35. The storm's overall death toll now stands at 45, with 10 deaths in other states. Florida Emergency Management Division spokesman Alberto Moscoso said in an email Saturday that two more deaths were confirmed in hard-hit coastal 88

October 26, 2018 7:53 PM Small Plane with Five People On Board Disappears Off the Coast of South Carolina

The twin-engine aircraft, a Piper PA-31, was about 110 miles east of the coastline over the Atlantic Ocean when it lost contact on radar. The emergency was reported at 11:33 a.m. on Oct. 25. The plane took off from Robert F. Swinnie Airport in Andrews, South Carolina, an hour south of Myrtle Beach, and was headed for Governor’s Harbor Airport. However 104

October 9, 2018 6:46 PM Storm-weary Carolinas worry Michael could hurt rebuilding

FILE - In a Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Shane Fernando takes a photo of fallen trees near his home in Wilmington, N.C., after Hurricane Florence made landfall. Fernando is worried about the approach of Hurricane Michael because he sustained tree damage to his house in Florence and has tarps covering parts of the exterior. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton 48

October 8, 2018 9:25 AM Storm Michael expected to hit Florida as a hurricane midweek

(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Michael is on track to hit the Florida Panhandle midweek as a Category 2 hurricane packing 100 miles per hour (160 kmh) or stronger winds, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said early Monday in an advisory. The tropical storm is expected to swell into a Category 1 hurricane as soon as Monday night or early Tuesday as it rolls 79

October 7, 2018 5:40 PM Storm Near Gulf of Mexico Aims for Florida’s Panhandle

Tropical Storm Michael could hit on Wednesday as a Category I hurricane A tropical storm formed Sunday near the Gulf of Mexico and is forecast to strengthen to a hurricane that could threaten the U.S. Gulf Coast by midweek, the National Hurricane Center said. Tropical Storm Michael was recently near Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. The hurricane center’s 99

September 20, 2018 1:05 AM More than 53,000 Carolinas customers without power after Florence

(Reuters) - More than 53,600 U.S. homes and businesses, mostly in North Carolina and South Carolina, were still without power on Wednesday, after Hurricane Florence hit the North Carolina coast last week, power companies said. That was down from a peak of 1.9 million customers that lost power during the storm. Duke Energy Corp (DUK.N), the biggest utility 72

September 19, 2018 4:03 PM President Trump visits the Carolinas after Florence

Water in this South Carolina city could crest next week North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper, sitting next to President Trump in Cherry Point, North Carolina, told him the state "took a gut punch." "Our people are still reeling. We have lost 27 lives officially so far, and more are under investigation. We mourn their loss," he said, adding that farmers 77

September 18, 2018 8:30 PM Over 324,000 customers without power in Carolinas after Florence

(Reuters) - More than 324,000 U.S. homes and businesses, mostly in North Carolina and South Carolina, were still without power on Tuesday after Hurricane Florence hit the North Carolina coast on Friday, power companies said. That was down from a peak of 1.9 million customers that lost power during the storm. Florence has killed at least 33 people since 64

September 18, 2018 4:57 PM Carolinas flood after Florence

Flooded highways have cut off the city of Wilmington and are threatening water supplies in Lumberton, officials say. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, there are about 1,000 road closures, and no safe way in or out of Wilmington. Portions of the I-95 could remain closed all week, said Corey Walters, deputy director of public 69