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More precaution than promotion for Canadian cannabis tourism

19 Oct 2018

TORONTO Canada's move to legalize recreational marijuana this week is unlikely to immediately trigger a flood of pot-fuelled tourism, as tour operators and consumers are unsure about rules governing the brand new industry.

UPDATE 2-More flooding feared for South Carolina, a week after Florence

21 Sep 2018

* More than 54,000 customers still without power (Updates number of customers without power, paragraph 8)

Flooding on the horizon for South Carolina, a week after Florence

21 Sep 2018

KINSTON, N.C., Sept 21 Residents in Georgetown County, South Carolina, where five rivers flow into the ocean, will prepare on Friday for a deluge of water in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, which has killed more than 40 people.

Much of North Carolina still flooded following Florence

21 Sep 2018

KINSTON, N.C. The major coastal city of Wilmington, North Carolina remained cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence on Thursday and more than 200 roads across the state were closed or blocked as residents struggled to recover from the epic storm. | Video

Hurricane raises questions about rebuilding along North Carolina's coast

20 Sep 2018

RODANTHE, N.C. When Florence was raging last Friday on North Carolina's Outer Banks, the hurricane tore a 40-foot (12-meter) chunk from a fishing pier that juts into the ocean at the state's most popular tourist destination.

In Florence's wake, uncertainty haunts migrant workers

18 Sep 2018

SPIVEY'S CORNER, N.C. Francisco Javier Jaramillo and Victor Chavez should be picking sweet potatoes at a North Carolina farm and sending much-needed money to their families in Mexico.

In Florence's wake, uncertainty haunts migrant workers

17 Sep 2018

SPIVEY'S CORNER, N.C., Sept 17 Francisco Javier Jaramillo and Victor Chavez should be picking sweet potatoes at a North Carolina farm and sending much-needed money to their families in Mexico.

UPDATE 2-More days of flooding ahead for Carolinas, surrounding states

17 Sep 2018

* About 500,000 still without power (Adds quotes from NWS, evacuees, sun emerging)

North Carolina devastated as floodwaters rise from deadly storm Florence

17 Sep 2018

WILMINGTON/WILSON, N.C. Deadly storm Florence drenched North Carolina with more downpours on Sunday, cutting off the coastal city of Wilmington, damaging tens of thousands of homes and threatening worse flooding as rivers fill to the bursting point. | Video

Worst flooding yet to come for waterlogged Carolinas

17 Sep 2018

WILMINGTON/WILSON, N.C., Sept 17 Deadly storm Florence moved across western North Carolina early on Monday and continued to dump rain that has nowhere to go except to swell rivers, flood highways and homes, and threaten more lives as it heads towards Virginia and New England.

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