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September 25, 2018 2:08 AM Seattle council strongly backs new arena plans

With its focus firmly set on landing an expansion NHL franchise, and maybe a second go-round with the NBA, the city of Seattle on Monday marched forward with plans about where these teams would play. Seattle’s City Council voted unanimously in favor of lease and development contracts that would mean the demolition of KeyArena, home of the former Seattle 61

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 65

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 56

September 17, 2018 8:17 PM German holocaust video reveals Brazil's polarization ahead of election

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - A video published by German diplomats explaining their country’s efforts to learn from the holocaust has kicked up a storm in Brazil, where deep political polarization has contributed to a divisive presidential election. The explanatory video - published on Facebook by the German embassy in Brasilia - says that Germans “don’t 63

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 54

September 16, 2018 3:16 PM Typhoon Mangkhut Leaves Trail of Destruction, Dozens Dead

Typhoon Mangkhut, the world’s most powerful storm this year, skidded into mainland China on Sunday after claiming at least 59 lives in the Philippines and pummeling Hong Kong and Macau during a devastating churn across the tropical-storm prone region. Although the region remained on alert, the storm was expected to start dissipating after its Sunday 41

September 16, 2018 2:01 PM Ariana Grande Posts Tribute to Ex-Boyfriend Mac Miller

Ariana Grande is looking for ways to deal with Mac Miller's death, and one way she found is to embrace her ex-boyfriend's own words. Ariana posted a tribute to Mac Saturday, saying she was listening to one of the cuts from his album, Swimming. The track -- "Ladders" -- has the lyric, "Somehow we gotta find a way/no matter how many miles it takes 74

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 72

September 15, 2018 7:00 PM Factbox: More than 870,000 without power as Florence lumbers inland

(Reuters) - U.S. power companies said more than 870,000 homes and businesses, mostly in North Carolina and South Carolina, were without power on Saturday after Florence hit the Southeast coast. Tropical Storm Florence dumped “epic” amounts of rain on North and South Carolina as it trudged inland on Saturday, triggering dangerous flooding, toppling trees 68

September 15, 2018 4:40 PM Florence could sweep venomous snakes into floodwaters

Tropical Storm Florence made landfall Friday, bringing powerful storm surges and catastrophic flooding with it. But in addition to the destruction, the storm could also bring a wave of venomous snakes. Thad Bowman, with the Alligator Adventure zoo in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, told The Sun News that residents in the Carolinas should be on the lookout 111