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Monday morning news: September 17, 2018

Florence wreaks havoc in southeast » Florence continues to wreak havoc in the Carolinas. The storm was downgraded to a tropical depression Sunday, but the rain just keeps falling, triggering flash floods and pushing rivers into streets.

Friday morning news: September 14, 2018

Hurricane Florence arrives » AUDIO: [Sound of Hurricane Florence]  Hurricane Florence is now spinning over the Carolinas, battering the region with strong winds and driving rain. The storm hit the coast last night as a category 1 hurricane.

Thursday morning news: September 13, 2018

Florence to make landfall today » Hurricane Florence sits on the doorstep of the Carolinas today. It will begin making landfall late tonight. It’s now projected to hit the coast as a category 3 hurricane with winds around 115 miles per hour and a devastating storm surge. 

Wednesday morning news: September 12, 2018

East Coast braces for Florence » Residents of several states along the east coast continue to brace for Hurricane Florence. Officials are telling more than a million people to flee the storm’s path as it takes aim at the Carolinas.

Tuesday morning news: September 11, 2018

S.C. governor orders evacuation for entire coast » South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster has ordered a mandatory evacuation of his state’s coastal region. The move came as Hurricane Florence ballooned into a Category 4 storm.

Monday morning news: September 10, 2018

Florence becomes a hurricane » Florence became a hurricane Sunday morning, prompting concern along the East Coast. Jack Beven with the National Hurricane Center expects the storm to make landfall somewhere between the Carolinas and the mid-Atlantic region by the end of the week.

Friday morning news: September 7, 2018

Kavanaugh hearing, Day Three » Today is the fourth and likely final day of the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. It follows several days of contentious questioning and bickering among senators.  

Thursday morning news: September 6, 2018

Kavanaugh hearing » It was Day Two of the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Wednesday. The judge took the hot seat for a marathon Q&A with lawmakers.

Wednesday morning news: September 5, 2018

Gordon hits Gulf Coast » AUDIO: [Sound of Tropical Storm Gordon] Tropical Storm Gordon was very nearly Hurricane Gordon when it rumbled ashore along the Central Gulf Coast last night.

Tuesday morning news: September 4, 2018

Tropical storm threatens southeast » Tropical Storm Gordon lashed South Florida with heavy rains and high winds on Monday.