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Floodwaters rise on Charleston’s streets as Hurricane Dorian skirts U.S. coast

By Nick Carey and Amanda Becker

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) – Deserted, rain-lashed streets in Charleston, South Carolina, vanished beneath water (More…)

North Korea tells United Nations to cut international aid staff: letter

By Michelle Nichols

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – North Korea has told the United Nations to cut the number of international (More…)

Special Report: Death and politics roil a Georgia jail

By Ned Parker, Jason Szep and Linda So

SAVANNAH, Ga. (Reuters) – In the summer of 2016, Georgia’s Chatham County (More…)

U.S. government gives states nearly $2 billion to combat opioid crisis

(Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said on Wednesday it will offer states more than (More…)

Recovery on Bahamas begins as Hurricane Dorian heads for Florida, Carolinas

By Dante Carrer

MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas (Reuters) – Debris extended for miles and floods covered much of the Bahamas in (More…)

Slow-moving hurricane Dorian pounds Bahamas, inches towards Florida coast

By Dante Carrer

MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas (Reuters) – The slow-moving hurricane Dorian, one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on (More…)

Some Florida boat residents to ride out Dorian, hoping for the best

By Gabriella Borter

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – Ned and Lisa Keahey were well aware that the second-most powerful Atlantic (More…)

Dorian to hit Bahamas as ‘devastating’ hurricane, then menace Georgia and Carolinas

By Zachary Fagenson

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian punched northwest on Saturday to threaten Georgia and the Carolinas, possibly (More…)

As fall begins in Alaska, wildfires linked to warming rage on

By Yereth Rosen

SEWARD, Alaska (Reuters) – Leaves in Alaska are changing color and the rainy season is supposed to (More…)

Ebola death toll in east Congo outbreak climbs above 2,000

By Djaffar Al Katanty and Aaron Ross

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – The death toll from Democratic Republic (More…)