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Hurricane Florence's drenching rains kill 23 in the Carolinas

The coastal city of Wilmington remained cut off by floodwaters from the Cape Fear River on Monday.

published on : 18th September 2018

Hurricane Florence: As floodwaters rise, death toll reaches 14 in North Carolina

The death toll rose to at least 14 from Florence, which crashed into the state as a hurricane on Friday, bringing record rainfall.

published on : 17th September 2018

Death toll rises to 11 as Hurricane Florence pours on the rain over Carolinas

South Carolina recorded its first death from the storm, with officials saying a 61-year-old woman was killed when her car hit a tree that had fallen across a highway.

published on : 16th September 2018

'Catastrophic' hurricane Florence buffets US east coast, may cause floods

As Florence churned slowly towards the coasts of North and South Carolina as a Category 2 hurricane, federal and state officials issued final appeals to residents to get out of the path of hurricane.

published on : 14th September 2018

Time nearly up: Fierce hurricane Florence aims at southeastern coast

About 5.25 million people live in areas under hurricane warnings or watches, and 4.9 million live in places covered by tropical storm warnings or watches, the National Weather Service said.

published on : 13th September 2018

Hurricane Florence in US inches closer to Carolina, thousands flee

Residents scrambled to flee as the menacing Category 4 storm packing winds of 140 miles (220 kilometers) per hour moved closer.

published on : 11th September 2018

Researchers may have found a way to flip the 'itch switch' in Eczema

A test conducted on mice have proved that the itching signal is carried by a neuropeptide, which if controlled reduces itching by 80 per cent.

published on : 14th June 2018

Feeling angry, check out, you may be hangry: Study

The study showed that hungry individuals reported greater unpleasant emotions like feeling stressed and hateful when they were not explicitly focused on their own emotions.

published on : 12th June 2018

Indian-American motel owner shot dead in North Carolina

An Indian-origin owner of a motel was shot dead and four other people were injured in a shootout in the US state of North Carolina.

published on : 12th November 2017

Bacteria can spread antibiotic resistance through soil: Study

These plasmids are separate from the bacteria's actual DNA, and can pick up and exchange genes between bacteria.

published on : 7th October 2017

Need to scale up and ramp down H-1B visas: US Senator

North Carolina Senator Thom Tillis's remarks came yesterday at a Senate hearing on financial companies..

published on : 29th March 2017