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September 15, 2018 9:42 AM Florence causing flooding but storm weakening, set for downgrade on Saturday: NHC

(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Florence is slowly weakening over eastern South Carolina but is causing catastrophic flooding in North and South Carolina, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Saturday. The storm was about 45 miles (70 km) south-southeast of Florence, South Carolina, packing maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (80 km/h), the NHC said a bulletin 63

September 14, 2018 10:48 PM Hurricane Florence hits Carolina coast

NC resident dies plugging in a generator, marking 4th storm-related death CNN rode along with Jason Weinmann as he drove into flooded neighborhoods to pull storm victims to higher ground in New Bern, North Carolina. The 47-year-old retired Marine bought a military troop transport vehicle 10 years ago at a government auction and is driving it through 63

September 14, 2018 10:14 PM Mother, infant, among several killed by Hurricane Florence

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) WILMINGTON, N.C. – A mother and baby killed when a tree smashed into their house are among four deaths caused by Hurricane Florence. The monster storm 49

September 14, 2018 8:58 PM More flights canceled as Florence moves through Carolinas

Marnie Hunter, CNN • Updated 14th September 2018 More than 1,200 flights scheduled for Friday and Saturday have been canceled as a result of the storm that came ashore as Hurricane Florence, according to the flight tracking site FlightAware.com. That's in addition to more than 600 cancellations Thursday. Operations at many airports along the coast remain 73

September 14, 2018 7:00 PM The Daily Spike: Shelter in the storm

Puppy-raisers Kelly and Steve Shelton needed a place to go when the hurricane hit, and the Canine Companions facility in Orlando was happy to help. (CCI) Kelly and Steve Shelton are residents of Myrtle Beach, S.C., and are Canine Companions for Independence volunteer puppy-raisers. They are currently raising Malcom, the 15th puppy they have raised for Canine 95

September 14, 2018 4:21 PM U.S. Retail Sales Rose Slightly in August

Sales at retail stores and restaurants rose 0.1%; July’s increase was revised up WASHINGTON—American consumers reined in their spending in August, taking a breather after very strong sales growth in July. Sales at retail stores and restaurants rose 0.1% from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted $509 billion in August, the Commerce Department said Friday 56

September 13, 2018 11:37 PM Atlanta Braves Giving Free Tickets To Hurricane Florence Victims

The Atlanta Braves know that must suck ... so they're offering free tix to anyone displaced by the storm. The club says they're happy to host anyone who had to flee from N. Carolina, S. Carolina or affected parts of Georgia as guests to their next 3 home games against the Nationals on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Braves CEO Derek Schiller says the club knows 83

September 13, 2018 9:00 PM Despite hurricane, Panthers haven't altered travel plans

Several football games have been moved, postponed or canceled in anticipation of Hurricane Florence pummeling Virginia and the Carolinas, but the Carolina Panthers haven’t changed their plans. Coach Ron Rivera told reporters on Thursday that the Panthers expect to practice in Charlotte on Friday and travel to Atlanta on Saturday. The Panthers and Falcons 58

September 13, 2018 6:29 PM Florence to approach the Carolinas coast later Thursday: NHC

(Reuters) - The center of Florence is expected to approach the coasts of North and South Carolina later on Thursday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. Heavy rainbands along with tropical storm-force winds are spreading across the outer banks and coastal southeastern North Carolina, the NHC said on Thursday. The hurricane is located about 49

September 13, 2018 6:22 PM House Speaker Ryan doesn't dispute Puerto Rico death toll

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday he had “no reason” to dispute Puerto Rico’s official death toll of 3,000 from last year’s Hurricane Maria, speaking after his fellow Republican President Donald Trump accused Democrats of inflating the death toll to make the president look bad. “Casualties don’t make a person look bad,” Ryan told reporters 45