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Potential Insurance Bill From Hurricane Florence Could Take Toll on Wallets Far From North Carolina’s Coast
Insurance companies retreated from some communities amid stronger storms, leaving a “last-resort” plan to fill the growing gap.
North Carolina's governor warned that inland residents now face life-threatening hazards.
Despite their vulnerability to both climate change and hurricanes, North and South Carolina have put in place a series of policies and laws that favor coastal developers and property owners.
With conditions worsen in the Carolinas, rescue personnel and power crews are ready to respond when it's safe to do so.
Louisiana and Texas are no stranger to deluges caused by prolonged rain.
Hurricane Florence, a category 4 storm, is the strongest to threaten parts of the East Coast in more than 20 years.
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A design contest in Durham County attracted 30 submissions for a new "I Voted" sticker.
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The charges bring into question previous statements from vendors and state officials.
From defiance to exploiting legal loopholes, municipalities are trying everything to get around state preemption laws and maintain local authority.
For the third year in a row, Minneapolis claimed the top spot in the Trust for Public Land's ParkScore index.
There are no national training standards for school-based officers, and in many cases no state standards, meaning crisis response can vary widely from place to place.
The uptick in visible slithering reptiles has prompted cities and counties to warn residents that warmer weather and increased rainfall can force snakes out of their holes and into backyards, pools and homes.
Unlike Amazon's public HQ2 search, Apple's selection process is taking place entirely behind closed doors.
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