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Chris Lutterlo stands in front of a flooded area from Hurricane Florence on NC hwy. 210 in Hampstead, N.C., Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.  (Matt Born /The Star-News via AP)
The Latest: Tropical Storm Kirk moving west across AtlanticForecasters say Tropical Storm Kirk is continuing to move west across the eastern Atlantic but does not currently pose any threat to land
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Ole Miss: Donor wants his name removed after 'racial' postThe University of Mississippi says a donor has asked for his name to be removed from the university's journalism school following a social media post criticized for an "unjustified racial overtone."
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In this Monday, July 23, 2018, photo minutes before having a seizure, Brooke Adams, 5, plays with her toys with her mother, Jana at their home in Santa Rosa, Calif. A judge says the California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school. The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat reported that a judge sided Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, with the family of the child. Medical marijuana use in private with a doctor's recommendation is legal in California. (Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP)
Judge: California child can take cannabis drug to schoolA judge says a California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school
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Plano East High School fans endure wet weather to watch the game as McKinney Boyd High School hosted Plano East High School at McKinney I.S.D. Stadium in McKinney, Texas, on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Light rain continued Saturday in southeastern Oklahoma and northeastern Texas while the leading edge of the storm moved into southwestern Arkansas, according to the weather service. (Stewart F. House/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Storms dump record rain in Oklahoma and cause death in TexasA storm system has dumped record amounts of rain in parts of Oklahoma and caused flooding in Texas, including in the Dallas area, where floodwaters swept a man from a bridge to his death
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CORRECTS TO GRAY MATERIAL, NOT GRAY FLUIDS - In this image made from Friday Sept. 21, 2018 drone video provided by the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality, light gray material flows out of a flooded coal ash dump toward the Cape Fear River at Duke Energy's L.V. Sutton Power Station in Wilmington, N.C. Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence breached a dam at the plant's 1,100 reservoir on Saturday, Sept 22, 2018, flooding a dump containing 400,000 cubic yards (305,820 cubic meters) of coal ash. The gray ash left over when coal is burned to generate electricity contains mercury, lead, arsenic and other toxic heavy metals. (N.C. Department of Environmental Quality via AP)
NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dumpDuke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River
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11-year-old becomes fourth fatal victim in domestic shootingPolice in Maryland say an 11-year-old girl has become the fourth member of her family to die from a shooting rampage by her father
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FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2015, file photo, Keenin Ide, left, of Hilo, Hawaii, and Medea Yankova, of Sofia, Bulgaria, sit near Hilo Bay in Hilo, Hawaii. The Big Island visitors bureau and Hawaii County have launched a campaign that aims to create a more conscientious tourism industry on the Big Island. The Island of Hawaii Visitors Bureau Executive Director Ross Birch and county Managing Director Will Okabe presented the new "Pono Pledge" at a Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, event, the Hawaii Tribune-Herald reported.  (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)
Campaign calls on Hawaii island tourists to be respectfulThe Big Island visitors bureau and Hawaii County have launched a campaign that aims to create a more conscientious tourism industry on the Big Island
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Man killed when car crashes during race in LouisianaA North Carolina man driving more than 200 mph has been killed after his vehicle crashed during a race Saturday at NOLA Motorsports Park
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Columbia Gas to cover losses related to gas disasterAuthorities say Columbia Gas has agreed to compensate its customers for all losses related to a gas disaster in Massachusetts' Merrimack Valley
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US lawmakers scuttle plan to limit airline change feesLawmakers have scuttled a plan to limit airline change fees as bill deadline looms
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Authorities respond to a shooting in Harford County, Md., on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.  Authorities say multiple people have been shot in northeast Maryland in what the FBI is describing as an "active shooter situation." (Jerry Jackson /The Baltimore Sun via AP)
The Latest: Warehouse shooting victim had new wife, new jobOne of the victims killed in a shooting at a Maryland warehouse had a new job and a new wife
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FILE - In this July 20, 2018 file photo, U. S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to reporters at United Nations headquarters. Pompeo will preside over the second meeting Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, on North Korea, an issue the Security Council was united on in imposing increasingly tough sanctions. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
World leaders gather at UN under threat from unilateralismWith rising unilateralism challenging its very existence, the United Nations convenes its annual meeting of world leaders Monday and will try once more to tackle problems together as a community of nations ranging from Mideast conflicts to global warming
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