Tropical Storm Florence

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September 23, 2018 - 11:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is starting to consider almost $1.7 billion in new money to aid recovery efforts from Florence. Lawmakers already are facing a deadline this week to fund the government before the start of the new budget year Oct. 1, and members of Congress will try to act on the disaster...
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September 22, 2018 - 6:40 pm
BLADENBORO, N.C. (AP) — Travel remained dangerous Saturday in southeastern North Carolina, where the governor warned of "treacherous" floodwaters more than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall, and urged residents to stay alert for flood warnings and evacuation orders. Gov. Roy Cooper said...
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Rescue personnel paddle through a flooded apartment complex to evacuate residents as flooding continues in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in Spring Lake, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
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September 17, 2018 - 6:27 am
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The river seethed a quarter-mile away, bulging from its banks, so the patrol cars circled the neighborhood three times. "Get out now," a voice boomed from a bullhorn. "This is an emergency." Waheeda Reese and her 14-year-old daughter, Anissa, were inside watching news...
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Shara Dae Howard
September 17, 2018 - 12:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- An official with the American Lung Association says, even though the flood waters have receded, your health could still be at risk. “Flood waters bring lots of things,” says Traci Gonzales, with the American Lung Association. “They mix, so there can be contamination...
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Mike Dougherty
September 15, 2018 - 9:33 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Some residents from the Philadelphia region are working together to collect donations for victims of Hurricane Florence. Many people lost everything in the storm. South Jersey resident Christopher Chin helped get a truck full of supplies together last year for...
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Shara Dae Howard
September 09, 2018 - 12:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) – CBS3 meteorologist Katie Fellingher says, with a flood watch is in effect parts of our region, Tropical Storm Florence could make a bad situation worse. “Use the rest of the weekend to get your plan in place, just in case,” she said. Florence is currently out in the...
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September 08, 2018 - 8:31 am
MIAMI (AP) — Florence could cause dangerous surf and rip currents along parts of the U.S. East Coast this weekend as the storm swirls across the Atlantic, according to forecasters at the National Hurricane Center. Though weakened to a tropical storm, Florence was expected to regain hurricane...
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