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WMO Hurricane Committee retires 4 tropical cyclone names, ends the use of Greek alphabet

The World Meteorological Organization’s Hurricane Committee has retired Dorian (2019) and Laura, Eta, and Iota (2020) from the rotating lists of Atlantic tropical cyclone names because of the death and destruction they caused.

Church members putting faith into action providing relief for Gulf Coast hurricane victims

Several members of a New Hanover County church have returned home after spending several days in the Gulf Coast assisting residents impacted by Hurricane Laura.

Local church helps Hurricane Laura victims

Wrightsville Beach Baptist Church headed to Alexandria, Louisiana yesterday to help Hurricane Laura victims.

4 family members killed by gas fumes after surviving Laura

Four members of a Louisiana family were killed when a generator leaked carbon monoxide into their home, hours after they survived Hurricane Laura’s deadly winds and storm surge.

Red Cross volunteers needed in eastern North Carolina

Every year thousands of volunteers with the Red Cross head to disaster areas around the country. 

Tex’s Tackle and Bait sends supplies to storm victims in Louisiana

Relief is on the way for people in Louisiana who are still picking up the pieces from Hurricane Laura. 

In aftermath of Hurricane Laura, residents worry about help

Louisiana residents forced to evacuate because of Hurricane Laura are returning home to survey the damage to their homes and businesses, and some worry they won't get enough help from state and federal officials.

Trump traveling ‘to be with those’ in hurricane-hit states

He is expected to survey storm damage and receive briefings on emergency operations and ongoing relief efforts.

Laura victims may go weeks without power; deaths climb to 14

The death toll from Hurricane Laura has risen to at least 14, and hundreds of thousands of people across Louisiana are still without power or water.

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Gov. Cooper lifts capacity & social distancing rules, and most mask mandates

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper on Friday announced that the state is completely lifting all mandatory capacity, gathering limits and social distancing requirements, effective immediately.

Vandenberg Air Force Base to be renamed Space Force Base

California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base will be renamed as a U.S. Space Force Base.

‘Do not interfere:’ Myrtle Beach says nesting sea turtles being scared away by people

"Do not interfere with sea turtles!" said the Myrtle Beach City Government on Friday.