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  • Associated Press

    Regulators: NC flooding too bad to tally environmental harm

    MYRTLE BEACH, N.C. (September 19, 2018) -- Aerial photographs show widespread devastation to farms and industrial sites in eastern North Carolina, with tell-tale trails of rainbow-colored sheen indicating potential contamination visible on top of the black floodwaters.

  • Associated Press

    Police kill gunman who shot 4 in Pennsylvania court lobby

    PHILADELPHIA (September 19, 2018) -- A gunman opened fire outside a crowded Pennsylvania courtroom Wednesday afternoon, shooting at police and others before an officer fired multiple shots at him, killing him.

  • Associated Press

    'Sesame Street' wants to clarify: Bert and Ernie aren't homosexuals

    NEW YORK (September 19, 2018) — The producers of "Sesame Street" want you to know that Bert and Ernie are not, in fact, homosexuals.

  • Associated Press

    School's new dress code includes pajamas

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (September 19, 2018) — The new dress code at public schools in the small city of Alameda, across the bay from San Francisco, is intentionally specific: Midriff-baring shirts are acceptable attire, so are tank tops with spaghetti straps and other once-banned items like micro-mini skirts and short shorts.

  • Associated Press

    North Carolina gov pleads with storm evacuees to be patient

    WILMINGTON, N.C. (September 18, 2018) — With Wilmington still mostly an island surrounded by Hurricane Florence’s floodwaters and people waiting for hours for handouts of necessities like food, North Carolina’s governor is pleading with thousands of evacuees to be patient and not return home just yet.

  • Associated Press

    Review underway for Russia probe documents ordered released

    WASHINGTON (September 18, 2018) — President Donald Trump declassified a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation, including a portion of a secret surveillance warrant application and former FBI Director James Comey's text messages.

  • Associated Press

    Wilmington Isle: Food, water handouts set in isolated city

    WILMINGTON, N.C. (September 18, 2018) — With one of North Carolina's largest cities still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence, officials prepared to begin distributing food, water and tarps to Wilmington residents as yet more people were rescued from submerged inland neighborhoods.

  • Associated Press

    Emergency crews throw supply lifeline to isolated Wilmington

    WILMINGTON, N.C. (September 16, 2018) — Throwing a lifeline to a city surrounded by floodwaters, emergency crews delivered food and water to Wilmington on Monday as rescuers picked up more people stranded by Hurricane Florence and the storm’s remnants took aim at the densely populated Northeast.

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