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Democracy Dies in Darkness. At least four deaths confirmed as storm drenches the Carolinas. Officials say the fatalities include a woman and infant killed in Wilmington, N. Florence is predicted to dump up to 30 inches of rain on the Carolinas, and as much as 10 inches inland, including Virginia, the director of the National Hurricane Center in Miami said.

Multi-foot storm surge and widespread outages follow as Florence slows. Radar of the hurricane. The Post has removed article limits on coverage of Hurricane Florence to make these stories available without a subscription. Hundreds rescued as storm batters town of New Bern. The colonial-era city — located between two rivers choked with storm surge and heavy rains — appears to be one of the areas worst-hit by Hurricane Florence.

Authorities report that water levels rose more than 10 feet in a few hours overnight. Cajun Navy races to N. Manafort to cooperate with Mueller as part of plea deal, prosecutor says. The president likes to complain about the cost of the Mueller probe.

With government seizures from Manafort, the investigation might nearly pay for itself. Five Trump campaign team members have now pleaded guilty to criminal charges. The story must be told. Trump can start panicking now: Manafort will cooperate with the special counsel.

The Google reckoning is coming. What can Paul Manafort tell Mueller? Adam Schiff offers some suggestions. Serena Williams, meet ThinkProgress. New York Times wrongs Nikki Haley with curtain headline. Kavanaugh denies decades-old allegation of potential sexual misconduct. The statement from the Supreme Court nominee was his first response to news reports about a possible episode when he was in high school.

Investigators begin to zero in on potential cause of deadly explosions near Boston. The primary season is over. Here are the biggest winners and losers. It was a good season to be President Trump or a candidate from diverse backgrounds. A news article can include accounts of eyewitnesses to the happening event.

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