Tropical Storm Trami could pose threat to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A tropical depression expected to turn into Tropical Storm Trami (潭美) within 24 hours could pose a threat to Taiwan, experts said Friday. The depression was located near Guam...

Wilmington Isle: Food, water handouts set in isolated city

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — With one of North Carolina's largest cities still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence, officials prepared to begin distributing food, water and tarps to Wilmi...

AP PHOTOS: Cars, homes appear adrift in flooded streets

LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — From above, many North Carolina neighborhoods look like lakes and rivers. Nothing has stopped the water from flowing in Florence's wake — cars, houses, trees, ...

Toppled trees, swift water, have killed many during Florence

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Florence — which was once a hurricane and now is a tropical depression — is being blamed for at least 20 deaths in the Carolinas. Fourteen were in North Carolina. Officials in t...

The Latest: Floods raise concerns about dams holding up

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Depression Florence (all times local): 9:30 a.m. The devastating flooding in North Carolina from Florence has raised ...

The Latest: Train derails in North Carolina

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Depression Florence (all times local): 6:20 a.m. A train has derailed in North Carolina, but it's not clear whether i...

Road access cut off to N. Carolina city after Florence

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities are looking at going by air and water to get food into a North Carolina city that was cut off from road access by Florence's floodwaters. The majo...

Swollen rivers near record levels as Florence

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Rescuers are plucking residents from flooded homes as North Carolina's swollen rivers are reaching record or near record crests from the epic rains unleashed by Florence. ...

AP PHOTOS: Flooding from Florence swamps neighborhoods

LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — Dams overflowed, dozens of roads flooded and whole neighborhoods were inundated as unrelenting rain from Tropical Depression Florence continued to fall over North Carolina. ...

'Isaac' drops rain on Puerto Rico, sparks outages

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Power outages are being reported across Puerto Rico as Tropical Depression Isaac drops rain across the U.S. territory. Forecasters on Friday warned of fl...

The Latest: Olivia now a tropical depression, rain continues

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Olivia and its impact on Hawaii (all times local): 5:30 a.m. Officials say Tropical Storm Olivia has been downgraded to...

Tropical storm dumps rain on Hawaii while crossing state

HONOLULU (AP) — Heavy rain and winds from a tropical storm downed trees, knocked out power and prompted evacuations of several homes on Hawaii's Maui island but spared the state widespread damage befo...

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Today in History Today is Tuesday, Sept. 11, the 254th day of 2018. There are 111 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 11...

Typhoon Mangkhut growing in strength, likely to affect Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Mangkhut is continuing to strengthen and is currently on a path to barrel just south of Taiwan, however due to its large size, its periphery is still anticipa...

Typhoon Mangkhut expected to be closest to Taiwan by weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Mangkhut, the 22nd tropical storm of the year, may intensify into a strong typhoon and be closest to Taiwan by Sept. 15 or 16, reported the Central Weather Bureau ...