FEMA News: FEMA Approves $5.7 Million for Carteret County Debris Removal

RALEIGH, NC (STL.News) – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved nearly $5.7 million to reimburse…

Storm-lashed South Carolina reassesses global warming’s role

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — When he took the job 15 years ago, Horry County Emergency Manager Randy Webster…

Business News: Duke Energy earns EEI’s ‘Emergency Recovery Award’ for power restoration efforts in Carolinas after Hurricane Florence

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke Energy has received the Edison Electric Institute’s (EEI) “Emergency Recovery Award” for…

WASHINGTON | Marine Corps says $3.6B for storm repairs at East Coast base

WASHINGTON — When Marines from Camp Lejeune, N.C., were preparing for their upcoming deployment to the…

DALLAS | High fuel costs cut sharply into American Airlines profit

DALLAS  — Higher fuel costs slashed third-quarter profit at American Airlines by nearly half, and the…

American IRA, a Self-Directed IRA Administration Firm, Offers Hurricane Florence Insurance Claim Tips

  ASHEVILLE, N.C./ OCTOBER 18, 2018 (STL.News) It was a hurricane unlike many had seen in…

SINGAPORE | Asian shares climb on strong US corporate earnings, data

SINGAPORE  — Asian markets rose on Wednesday as robust U.S. corporate earnings and encouraging data assuaged…

WASHINGTON | US industrial production rose 0.3 percent in September despite Hurricane Florence

WASHINGTON— US industrial production rose 0.3 percent in September despite Hurricane Florence. By Associated Press

North Carolina News: Governor Roy Cooper Comments on Florence Recovery Package

RALEIGH, NC – North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper made the following statement late yesterday, Monday, October…

WASHINGTON | US retail sales gain a weak 0.1 percent in August

WASHINGTON  — U.S. consumer spending edged up a slight 0.1 percent in September, a disappointing performance…

PANAMA CITY, Fla. | The Latest: Official: Michael weakening over eastern Georgia

PANAMA CITY, Fla. — The Latest on Tropical Storm Michael (all times local): 5:00 a.m. Tropical…

PANAMA CITY, Fla. | The Latest: Official: Michael responsible for Georgia death

PANAMA CITY, Fla.— The Latest on Tropical Storm Michael (all times local): 2:00 a.m. An official…

PANAMA CITY, Fla. | Michael charges into Southeast after slamming north Florida

PANAMA CITY, Fla.  — Hurricane Michael’s battering waves swamped streets and docks and shrieking winds splintered…

WASHINGTON | US unemployment rate falls to 49-year low of 3.7 percent

WASHINGTON — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent in September — the lowest level…

North Carolina News: North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper Applauds Federal Funding For Hurricane Florence Response

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper Asked Senators for “Urgent Help” As Storm Ravaged NC RALEIGH, NC…

FLORENCE, S.C. | 7 officers shot, 1 fatally, serving warrant in S. Carolina

FLORENCE, S.C. — A man shot seven police officers in South Carolina, killing one, in a…

FLORENCE, S.C. | Officer killed, 6 other officers wounded in South Carolina

FLORENCE, S.C.  — Seven South Carolina law enforcement officers were shot Wednesday, one fatally, in a…

WASHINGTON | Senate passes aviation bill with $1.7B in disaster aid

WASHINGTON  — The Senate has passed legislation that would provide $1.7 billion to help residents of…

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo | Missed deadlines cost millions in potential disaster aid

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo  — As the floodwaters recede and the recovery begins, communities swamped by Hurricane…

North Carolina News: Disaster Recovery Centers Opening in Chesterfield, Dillon, Horry Counties

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Disaster Recovery Centers are opening in in Cheraw, Dillon and Conway on Tuesday,…

Missouri News: Ameren Corporation Donating $25,000 to American Red Cross for Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts

ST. LOUIS, MO – As communities impacted by Hurricane Florence continue to recover from the disaster,…

North Carolina News: AG Josh Stein Gets Temporary Restraining Order Against Alledge Price Gouger, A1 Tree & Storm Relief, Big Al & Sons Tree Service

North Carolina Attorney General, Josh Stein filed lawsuit against Alva Wilson Lewis d.b.a. A1 Tree &…

North Carolina News: Greene Becomes 28th County Eligible for Florence Disaster Assistance

RALEIGH, NC – North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s request for major federal disaster assistance for Greene…

North Carolina News: Governor Cooper Announces $18.5 Million to Provide Temporary Recovery Jobs to North Carolinians Affected by Hurricane Florence

RALEIGH, NC – North Carolina has won $18.5 million to hire North Carolinians from areas hit…

South Carolina News: Georgetown County Residents Eligible for FEMA Individual Assistance Program

COLUMBIA, S.C. – At the request of Governor Henry McMaster, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)…

North Carolina News: Governor Cooper Orders Mosquito Control for Disaster Counties

RALEIGH, NC – Due to the increased populations of mosquitoes caused by flooding from Hurricane Florence,…

BUCKSPORT, S.C. | New Florence flooding forecasts are good news for S Carolina

BUCKSPORT, S.C. — The last community in the way of Hurricane Florence’s floodwaters as they slowly…

North Carolina News: Many Residents of 27 NC Counties Can Soon Apply for Help Buying Food After Hurricane Florence

RALEIGH, NC – As early as Friday, residents in 27 counties impacted by Hurricane Florence can…

GEORGETOWN, S.C. | Florence flooding slowly envelops South Carolina homes

GEORGETOWN, S.C.— A week ago, firefighters in Conway went to a neighborhood and told surprised residents…

North Carolina News: Governor Roy Cooper Takes Action to Help NC Recover from Hurricane Florence

RALEIGH, NC – As people in the state of North Carolina begin to pick up the…