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September 13, 2018

As Hurricane Florence nears, North Carolina town still reeling from Matthew hunkers down

ABC News(LUMBERTON, N.C.) -- A town in North Carolina that remained under floodwaters for days after Hurricane Matthew is again bracing for another powerful storm. Hurricane Matthew hammered the southeastern United States in October 2016, devastating entire communities and killing dozens of people -..
September 13, 2018

Suspect in California shooting was armed with .50 caliber handgun, authorities say

iStock/Thinkstock(BAKERSFIELD, Calif.) -- The suspect in a string of shootings in Bakersfield, California, that left six people dead on Wednesday has been identified as a 54-year-old man who may have been going through a divorce with his wife, according to local authorities. Investigators believe th..
September 13, 2018

Hurricane Florence to deliver ‘life-threatening’ surges, rain despite downgrade

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Florence weakened to a Category 2 on Wednesday, but it's still expected to bring "life-threatening" surges and rainfall to the Southeast, meteorologists warned. Forecasters downgraded Florence, once a Category 4, to a dangerous Category 2 hurricane late ..
September 12, 2018

Man killed by Dallas police officer inside his own apartment to be laid to rest

iStock/Thinkstock(DALLAS) -- The 26-year-old man who was allegedly killed by an off-duty Dallas police officer in his own apartment will be laid to rest Thursday. Botham Jean was fatally shot Sept. 6 when a patrol officer who lived in the same apartment complex south of downtown Dallas, returned hom..