Hurricane Florence
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1 year ago

Hurricane Laura predicted to hit: How to protect your pets in a storm

All the major things you need to know, especially if evacuating, about protecting your pets during a hurricane.
1 year ago
Hurricane Laura predicted to hit: How to protect your pets in a storm
3 years ago
Deputies arrested for incident where 2 women drowned in their van during Florence
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At least 5 fatalities during Hurricane Florence, including baby

A tree fell onto a young family's home, killing a mother and her infant; the father was rushed to a hospital.
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At least 5 fatalities during Hurricane Florence, including baby
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Mom faces charges after baby died in Hurricane Florence flooding: Sheriff

Dazia Ideah Lee, 20, allegedly drove around a barricade during the flooding.
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Mom faces charges after baby died in Hurricane Florence flooding: Sheriff
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At least 5 dead, including mom and infant, as Florence pounds Carolina coast

A mother and her infant were killed when a tree fell on their home in Wilmington, North Carolina, which was struck with a 105 mph wind gust Friday morning.
3 years ago
At least 5 dead, including mom and infant, as Florence pounds Carolina coast
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Dog saved after trapped in Florence floodwaters

The dog, Soshe, survived nearly one week floating on a couch in a submerged home after Hurricane Florence hit North Carolina.
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Dog saved after trapped in Florence floodwaters
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South Carolina flood emergency prompts evacuations

A hospital in Georgetown, South Carolina has been evacuated due to rising waters.
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South Carolina flood emergency prompts evacuations
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Girl swinging in hammock dies after tree falls on her; may be linked to Florence

A young girl in Virginia was killed while swinging on a hammock, after a tree the hammock was tied to fell on her, authorities said.
3 years ago
Girl swinging in hammock dies after tree falls on her; may be linked to Florence
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Florence far from over: SC residents to evacuate

Ten days after Hurricane Florence hit, rivers are continuing to crest and some South Carolina residents are preparing to evacuate.
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Florence far from over: SC residents to evacuate
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Florence flooding far from over: Residents prepare to evacuate amid cresting rivers

Ten days after Hurricane Florence hit, rivers are continuing to crest and some South Carolina residents are preparing to evacuate.
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Florence flooding far from over: Residents prepare to evacuate amid cresting rivers
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Dam breach raises concerns about coal ash flowing into North Carolina river

Duke Energy says a dam at a power plant is Wilmington, NC has been breached, raising concerns that water possibly contaminated with coal ash could flow into the river.
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Dam breach raises concerns about coal ash flowing into North Carolina river
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'Our whole entire place was just destroyed': Florence survivors try to move on
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'Our whole entire place was just destroyed': Florence survivors grapple with aftermath of storm

Thousands of people are rebuilding their lives in the wake of Florence, which made landfall as a hurricane before downgrading to a tropical storm.
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'Our whole entire place was just destroyed': Florence survivors
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Floodwaters remain high a week after Florence made landfall

Massive cleanup is underway in North Carolina from flooding caused by the storm.
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Floodwaters remain high a week after Florence made landfall
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Death toll climbs to 41 in the wake of Florence

The Carolinas and Virginia are still struggling post-Hurricane Florence, which dumped trillions of gallons of water across the region.
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Death toll climbs to 41 in the wake of Florence
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Girl, 4, named Florence helps victims of Hurricane Florence

Florence Wisniewski has collected boxes of donations to send to storm victims.
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Girl, 4, named Florence helps victims of Hurricane Florence
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Trump visits Carolinas after Hurricane Florence

President Trump met with rescue crews and survivors and a homeowner who told him insurance won't cover the hurricane damage.
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Trump visits Carolinas after Hurricane Florence
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The environmental and economic impact of Hurricane Florence

As the water continues to rise and thousands of people are without power, farmers and used-car sellers are going to feel the economic toll of the storm. ABC News' Kendis Gibson reports.
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The environmental and economic impact of Hurricane Florence
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Wild horses of the Outer Banks unharmed after Hurricane Florence

The wild horses of North Carolina’s Outer Banks returned unhurt to the shore after fleeing inland during Hurricane Florence.
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Wild horses of the Outer Banks unharmed after Hurricane Florence
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Trump calls Florence 'one of the wettest we've ever seen from the standpoint of water'

President Donald thanked first responders in a Twitter video where he described Florence as “tough” one of the “wettest” hurricanes ever.
3 years ago
Trump calls storm 'one of the wettest we've ever seen from the standpoint of water'
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Sheriff's deputies transporting 2 mental health patients who drowned in flood waters put on leave, authorities say

The women were chained to the back of the van when the highway became overwhelmed with floodwaters.
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Sheriff's deputies put on leave after mental health patients drowned in flood waters
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Trump visits the Carolinas to witness aftermath of Hurricane Florence

The president visited some of the communities hit hardest by the hurricane.
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Trump visits the Carolinas to witness aftermath of Hurricane Florence
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Girl, 4, named Florence helps victims of Hurricane Florence

Florence Wisniewski has collected boxes of donations to send to Florence victims.
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Girl, 4, named Florence helps victims of Hurricane Florence
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Flood waters in North Carolina still wreaking havoc

Flooding leaves North Carolina residents seeking food and water.
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Flood waters in North Carolina still wreaking havoc
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President Trump visits Carolinas in the wake of Hurricane Florence

Trump visited a neighborhood in New Bern, NC, where he spoke with residents on the streets outside their homes.
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President Trump visits Carolinas in the wake of Hurricane Florence
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Deadly flooding from Florence leaves 'long road ahead' for the Carolinas, governor says

At least 37 people, including several young children, have died from the storm.
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Deadly flooding from Florence leaves 'long road ahead' for the Carolinas
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At least 1 person killed after Florence triggers tornadoes in Va.

In North Carolina, officials found the body of a toddler who was swept away by floodwaters after his mom lost her grip.
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At least 1 person killed after Florence triggers tornadoes in Va.
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Concern continues about overflowed animal waste pits, coal ash in Florence flooding

Millions of chickens have died and waste from pigs and coal ash have leaked into the floodwaters in North Carolina as authorities work to control environmental threats.
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Concern continues about overflowed animal waste pits, coal ash in Florence flooding
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Rescuers save 6 dogs locked in cage amid rising NC flood waters

The owners said they were forced to evacuate and were not allowed to return home to get their dogs.
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Rescuers save 6 dogs locked in cage amid rising NC flood waters
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Trump calls Florence 'one of the wettest ever'

President Donald Trump thanked first responders in a Twitter video where he described Florence as "tough" one of the "wettest" hurricanes ever.
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Trump calls Florence 'one of the wettest ever'
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Thousands of people remain in shelters post-Hurricane Florence

The governor of North Carolina urged the around 10,000 people still in shelters to stay put as dangerous floods still threaten the area in Florence's wake.
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Thousands of people remain in shelters post-Hurricane Florence
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Florence flooding threat still real: 'Do not try to return home yet,' North Carolina governor pleads

10,000 people are in shelters in NC and over 4,000 people have been rescued.
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Governor pleads with residents: 'Do not try to return home yet'
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2 mental health patients drown as deputies rescued

Two female mental patients chained in the back of a county sheriff's van drowned when the vehicle in which they were traveling was overcome by floodwaters, police said.
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2 mental health patients drown as deputies rescued
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Death toll from Hurricane Florence rises to 37

President Donald Trump will visit North Carolina Wednesday after flooding devastated the area. ABC News' Emily Rau reports.
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Death toll from Hurricane Florence rises to 37
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Northeast feeling effects of Florence

Numerous flash flood watches have been issued across the Northeast as the remnants of Hurricane Florence make their way into the area.
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Northeast feeling effects of Florence
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Rising waters in Carolinas threaten to worsen historic flooding

The heavy rain from Florence, which damaged or destroyed more than 4,000 homes in one North Carolina town, is still causing rivers to rise to dangerous levels.
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Rising waters in Carolinas threaten to worsen historic flooding
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Remnants of Florence set to soak Northeast

Heavy rain is moving into the Northeast on Tuesday.
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Remnants of Florence set to soak Northeast
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Volunteers rescue residents, pets from flooded homes during Florence

A couple who evacuated North Carolina and drove hours to Florida welcomed twin daughters Thursday morning.
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Volunteers rescue residents, pets from flooded homes during Florence
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Video of dogs rescued from locked cages in rising Florence floodwaters goes viral

A video of the rescue of six North Carolina dogs that were locked in a cage rapidly filling up with flood water due to Hurricane Florence went viral on social media.
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Dogs rescued from locked cages in rising Florence floodwaters
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Flooding from 'epic storm' Florence isn't over yet, North Carolina governor warns

"We, the people of North Carolina, will get through this," the governor said.
3 years ago
At least 32 dead as a result of Florence: Officials
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1-year-old swept away in floodwater among those killed by Florence

The storm is continuing to wreak havoc in the Carolinas and the full extent of damage is yet to be known.
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1-year-old swept away in floodwater among those killed by Florence
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Florence flooding impacts travel throughout North Carolina

A trip from Wilmington to Raleigh took twice as long as normal due to flood waters.
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Florence flooding impacts travel throughout North Carolina
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North Carolina residents desperate for supplies

Residents of Wilmington, North Carolina, wait for resources after Florence.
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North Carolina residents desperate for supplies
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Florence causes 'historic and unprecedented flooding'

At least 18 killed, 900 rescued in wake of monster storm.
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Florence causes 'historic and unprecedented flooding'
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Florence weakens to tropical depression but flooding still a danger

Tropical Storm Florence shatters North Carolina rainfall record.
3 years ago
Florence weakens to tropical depression but flooding still a danger
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1-year-old swept away in floodwater among those killed by Florence

The boy was separated from his mother when she was driving and rushing water pushed the car off the road, the Union County Sheriff's Office said.
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1-year-old swept away in floodwater among those killed by Florence
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More than 4,300 homes damaged or destroyed by Florence in New Bern, North Carolina

The city of New Bern, North Carolina, was hit hard by the storm.
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More than 4,300 homes damaged or destroyed by Florence in North Carolina town
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Flooding, damage from Florence in New Bern, NC

The hurricane destroyed houses and left boats on dry land.
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Flooding, damage from Florence in New Bern, NC
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Dramatic rescues underway amid Florence damage

Rescue teams from as far as Los Angeles are pulling drivers from submerged cars and racing to save people cut off from rising waters in the Carolinas.
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Dramatic rescues underway amid Florence damage
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Waters expected to rise in the Carolinas

Residents in North Carolina have been given new evacuation orders as swollen rivers prepare to crest, increasing the flooding catastrophe. ABC News' Emily Rau reports.
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Waters expected to rise in the Carolinas