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Swollen rivers near record levels as Florence

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Rescuers are plucking residents from flooded homes as North Carolina’s swollen rivers are reaching record or near record crests from the epic rains unleashed by Florence. Though downgraded to a tropical […]

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Firefighters responded to more than 60 fires

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — The head of the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency says firefighters responded to 60 to 80 structure fires in the three communities affected by a series of natural gas explosions. Kurt Schwartz […]

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Monster typhoon barrels toward north Philippines, China

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Mangkhut has retained its ferocious strength and slightly shifted toward more densely populated coastal provinces as it barrels closer to the northeastern Philippines, where a massive evacuation is underway. More […]