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150,000 lose power as Florence pummels Carolinas

Hurricane Florence is about 50 miles off the coast of North Carolina with “life-threatening” winds of 100mph already battering the state. “Catastrophic” flooding from lakes, rivers and freshwater reserves is expected over parts of North and South Carolina, the National Hurrican Center (NHC) warned. At least 150,000 people are already without power, and forecasters have… Read More »