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A closeup of flooded homes and roads near the River Landing Country Club, in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, is seen in this satellite image over the area in Wallace, North Carolina, U.S., September 20, 2018. Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS

Thousands urged to flee ahead of post-Florence flooding in South Carolina

By Harriet McLeod and Gene Cherry

(Reuters) – As many as 8,000 people in and around the city of Georgetown, (More…)

Alcohol abuse kills 3 million a year, most of them men: WHO

By Kate Kelland

(Reuters) – More than 3 million people died in 2016 due to drinking too much alcohol, meaning (More…)

White House pledges to step up cyber offense on hackers

By Christopher Bing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House warned foreign hackers on Thursday it will increase offensive measures as (More…)

Flooding on the horizon for South Carolina, a week after Florence

By Anna Mehler Paperny

KINSTON, N.C. (Reuters) – Residents in Georgetown County, South Carolina, where five rivers flow into the (More…)

Flooding expected to worsen in Carolinas after Florence’s departure

By Anna Mehler Paperny

KINSTON, N.C. (Reuters) – Flooding from rain-swollen rivers was expected to worsen across the Carolinas on (More…)

Trump pledges strong federal support for hurricane-stricken Carolinas

By Jeff Mason and Ernest Scheyder

HAVELOCK/WILMINGTON, N.C. (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday promised that North and (More…)

U.S. tech giants eye Artificial Intelligence key to unlock China push

By Cate Cadell

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – U.S. technology giants, facing tighter content rules in China and the threat of a (More…)

Rising flood waters from Florence menace Carolinas – kills at least 32

By Ernest Scheyder and Patrick Rucker

WILMINGTON/FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (Reuters) – Rising flood waters threatened communities across the Carolinas on Tuesday (More…)

Storm Florence’s drenching rains kill 23 in the Carolinas

By Ernest Scheyder and Patrick Rucker

WILMINGTON/FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (Reuters) – Deeper flooding loomed in the hours and days ahead from (More…)

North Carolina devastated as floodwaters rise from deadly storm Florence, 17 killed

By Ernest Scheyder and Anna Mehler Paperny

WILMINGTON/WILSON, N.C. (Reuters) – Deadly storm Florence drenched North Carolina with more downpours (More…)