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September 22, 2018 12:23 PM Florence sweeps away motel and family's hard work, savings

In this Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 photo, Smita Depani, center, stands in the apartment she lived in while surveying the damage with her brother-in-law Jayanti Depani, right, and sister-in-law Puspa Manvar in the Starlite Motel they own which was destroyed in the flooding from Hurricane Florence in Spring Lake, N.C. (AP Photo/David Goldman) SPRING LAKE, N.C. – Hurricane 55

September 22, 2018 6:15 AM DHS secretary: FEMA chief misused cars, but won't lose job

President Donald Trump shakes hands with FEMA Administrator Brock Long as Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen watches after visiting areas in North Carolina and South Carolina impacted by Hurricane Florence, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at Myrtle Beach International Airport in Myrtle Beach, S.C. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON – The head of the federal 52

September 22, 2018 4:04 AM Small North Carolina town latest to feel Florence's fury

A sign commemorating the rebuilding of the town of Nichols, which was flooded two years earlier from Hurricane Matthew, stands in floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in Nichols, S.C., Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Virtually the entire town is once again flooded and inaccessible except by boat. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) BLADENBORO, N.C. – A North 54

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 68

September 19, 2018 6:15 PM Cracker Barrel adding bone-in fried chicken to menu

Better save your appetite, Cracker Barrel fans — the home-style restaurant chain is rolling out bone-in fried chicken across all 660 locations. Nation’s Restaurant News is reporting that the trendy dish will be available at all of chain’s restaurants by next summer. At present, the finger-lickin’ staple is only available at just 45 locations. “Our timeline 102

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 60

September 17, 2018 1:12 PM Over 509,000 customers without power in Carolinas after Florence

(Reuters) - More than 509,000 homes and businesses in the U.S. Southeast, mostly in North Carolina and South Carolina, were still without power on Monday after Hurricane Florence hit the North Carolina coast on Friday, power companies said. That was down from a total of 1.8 million customers who had power outages since the storm made landfall. The remnants 58

September 17, 2018 1:02 AM Florence Washes Away Portion of Coal-Ash Landfill in North Carolina

Duke Energy, owner of the landfill, says some of the coal ash escaped into a nearly lake CAPE FEAR, N.C.—Heavy rains from Florence washed out a portion of a landfill used to dispose of coal ash, a byproduct of burning coal to generate electricity. Part of the earthen top of the 20-foot tall landfill was gone, exposing the deep gray ash beneath, and an undetermined 107

September 16, 2018 7:50 AM Federal Bureau of Prisons Preps for Yom Kippur in Wake of Hurricane Florence

Some Jewish federal prisoners wanna keep things kosher for Yom Kippur ... and the Federal Bureau of Prisons is accommodating, especially for facilities affected by Hurricane Florence. The docs show the Bureau spent $21,799 on kosher items, with the holiest Jewish holiday coming up -- which begins sundown Tuesday with a breakfast Wednesday at sundown 105

September 15, 2018 9:48 PM Florence death toll up at 11, including 3 killed by flooding

A fallen tree is shown after it crashed through the home where a woman and her baby were killed in Wilmington, N.C., after Hurricane Florence made landfall Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) The death toll attributed to Florence stands at 11, including 10 in North Carolina and one in South Carolina. Authorities say some other fatalities 77