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Patrick Rucker

After Florence floods, the uninsured awaken to painful reality

18 Sep 2018

HOPE MILLS, N.C. Flood insurance was far from Stephanie Walker's mind in 2015 when she moved her family into a home in Fayetteville in central North Carolina, nearly 200 miles (320 km) from the coast.

Rising flood waters from Florence menace Carolinas

18 Sep 2018

WILMINGTON/FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., Sept 18 Rising flood waters threatened communities across the Carolinas on Tuesday as storm Florence menaced the U.S. Northeast with heavy rains and tornadoes after killing at least 32 people.

Carolinas brace for days of floods after Florence's deluge

18 Sep 2018

WILMINGTON/FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. Rescue teams were trying to reach hundreds of people on Monday and racing against rising rivers and floods that could last for days after Florence dumped record rain on the Carolinas and killed at least 31 people. | Video

RPT-N.Carolina's raging rivers from storm Florence test beefed-up defenses

17 Sep 2018

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., Sept 16 Deadly storm Florence's historic rainfall is testing the best efforts by many North Carolina cities to bolster their defenses against flooding since Hurricane Matthew inundated the eastern part of the state two years ago.

North Carolina's raging rivers from storm Florence test beefed-up defenses

17 Sep 2018

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. Deadly storm Florence's historic rainfall is testing the best efforts by many North Carolina cities to bolster their defenses against flooding since Hurricane Matthew inundated the eastern part of the state two years ago.

North Carolina's raging rivers from storm Florence test beefed-up defenses

17 Sep 2018

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. Deadly storm Florence's historic rainfall is testing the best efforts by many North Carolina cities to bolster their defenses against flooding since Hurricane Matthew inundated the eastern part of the state two years ago.

North Carolina's raging rivers from storm Florence test beefed-up defences

17 Sep 2018

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. Deadly storm Florence's historic rainfall is testing the best efforts by many North Carolina cities to bolster their defences against flooding since Hurricane Matthew inundated the eastern part of the state two years ago.

N.Carolina's raging rivers from storm Florence test beefed-up defenses

17 Sep 2018

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., Sept 16 Deadly storm Florence's historic rainfall is testing the best efforts by many North Carolina cities to bolster their defenses against flooding since Hurricane Matthew inundated the eastern part of the state two years ago.

Florence seen testing North Carolina environmental codes on toxic hog waste

15 Sep 2018

RALEIGH, N.C./NEW YORK Tropical Storm Florence could taint North Carolina waterways with murky coal ash and toxic hog waste as heavy rains test environmental rules written with milder weather in mind, carrying the risk of contaminating water with bacteria like salmonella, officials said on Friday.

RPT-Florence seen testing N. Carolina environmental codes on toxic hog waste

15 Sep 2018

RALEIGH, N.C./NEW YORK, Sept 14 Tropical Storm Florence could taint North Carolina waterways with murky coal ash and toxic hog waste as heavy rains test environmental rules written with milder weather in mind, carrying the risk of contaminating water with bacteria like salmonella, officials said on Friday.

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Iran warns U.S. and Israel of revenge after parade attack

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday the attackers who killed 25 people at a military parade had been paid by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and that Iran would "severely punish" those behind the bloodshed.