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Ida remnants pound Northeast with rain, flooding, tornadoes

The remnants of Hurricane Ida blew through the mid-Atlantic states with at least two tornadoes, heavy winds and drenching rains.

Ida’s remnants lash states with rain, pose tornado threats

The remnants of Hurricane Ida are blowing into New England, a band of severe weather that's flooding low-lying communities and forcing evacuations in Virginia, Maryland and Pennsylvania.

Gov. Cooper seeking disaster declaration for Fred’s flooding

Gov. Roy Cooper has asked President Joe Biden to issue a federal disaster declaration for North Carolina after last week’s major flooding and landslides in the mountains from the remnants of Tropical Storm Fred.

2 dead, 20 missing in North Carolina county flooded by Fred

Authorities in North Carolina have found two people dead and about 20 remain missing in Haywood County in floods caused by Tropical Storm Fred.

Biden doubling spending to prepare for hurricanes, storms

President Joe Biden says he's doubling U.S. emergency spending to help communities prepare for hurricanes and other extreme weather events.

Isaias becomes the second hurricane of the 2020 season

Tropical Storm Isaias becomes a hurricane as it moves towards the Bahamas.

Gov. McCrory declares State of Emergency

Governor McCrory declared a state of emergency for 33 eastern counties in the state ahead of Hurricane Hermine.

Meteorologists explain El Niño and possible impacts to upcoming hurricane season

National Weather Service Meteorologist Tim Armstrong explains El Niño, how it impacts our area, and when it is predicted to end.

New lab can create hurricane conditions on demand

Researchers at the University of Miami have a new lab where they can whip up hurricane conditions at any time.

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CFCC Kicks Off ‘Countdown to College’ Application Nights

In recognition of College Application Week across North Carolina, Cape Fear Community College is launching a series of College Application Nights this week at the College’s Wilmington, Castle Hayne, Burgaw and Surf City locations.

Man arrested, charged in downtown Wilmington multi-car pileup

Wilmington Police have arrested and charged Thaddeus Hakeem Boney, 30, of Wilmington in a multi-car crash that happened in downtown Wilmington on October 8.

EPA unveils strategy to regulate toxic ‘forever chemicals’

The Biden administration is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting foams.

Woman facing attempted arson charges in incident at Smithfield Foods in Bladen County

A Lumberton woman is facing several charges stemming from an incident at the Smithfield Foods plant in Tar Heel. According to the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, Latasha Rena Bittle, 26, allegedly threw a plastic jug with accelerants onto a break area canopy on October 12.