Cape Fear River

(AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
September 18, 2018 - 4:06 pm
By CHUCK BURTON and MARTHA WAGGONER , Associated Press WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Hundreds of people waited in long lines for water and other essentials Tuesday in Wilmington, still mostly cut off by high water days after Hurricane Florence unleashed epic floods, and North Carolina's governor pleaded...
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(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
September 17, 2018 - 2:16 pm
By MICHAEL BIESECKER , Associated Press Flooded rivers from Florence's driving rains have begun to swamp coal ash dumps and low-lying hog farms, raising pollution concerns as the swollen waterways approach their crests Monday. Duke Energy said the weekend collapse of a coal ash landfill at the...
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