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October 16, 2018

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October 16, 2018

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State has returned to practice field following a bye week and in the wake of Hurricane Michael after a rocky start under first-year football coach Willie Taggart.

Hurricane Michael forced the school to shut down during the schedule off-week for football players.…

Florida State Back From Bye Football

October 16, 2018

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times local):

6:20 p.m.

Telecommunications company Verizon says it is going to give three months of service to customers who reside in some of the Florida counties slammed by Hurricane Michael.

In a statement issued Tuesday, Verizon…

Tropical Weather

October 16, 2018

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s governor is moving fast to authorize legislation spending $400 million to quickly help people and communities reeling from Hurricane Florence and setting aside another $450 million for upcoming needs.

Gov. Roy Cooper’s office said Tuesday he signed into law the…

October 16, 2018

ROXBORO, N.C. (AP) — An Indiana company that makes outdoor furniture from recycled plastic is opening a new North Carolina manufacturing site that expects to employ about 380 workers in five years.

A committee of North Carolina officials that approves major tax breaks on Tuesday cleared Poly-Wood…

October 16, 2018

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Hurricane Michael swamped Dena Frost’s mobile home and obliterated the shop where she sold pottery beside the main highway running through Mexico Beach. Most of her neighbors saw similar destruction.

The monstrous storm wrecked the mayor’s hardware store and the only…

Hurricane Michael Broken Beach

October 16, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rocketed to their biggest gain in six months Tuesday following strong earnings from major financial and health care companies as well as encouraging reports on the economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 547 points.

Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and UnitedHealth…

Financial Markets Wall Street

October 16, 2018

OCRACOKE ISLAND, N.C. (AP) — A large sheet of metal found on a North Carolina beach has been identified as debris from a SpaceX rocket.

The National Park Service told The Charlotte Observer that Elon Musk’s rocket building company confirmed the 10-foot by 6-foot (3-meter by 2-meter) debris found…

October 16, 2018

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The head of the medical center for one of the nation’s fastest-growing veteran populations has announced his resignation, after around six months on the job.

Army veteran James Laterza tells The Fayetteville Observer that he announced his departure from the Fayetteville VA…

October 16, 2018

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say a man shot an off-duty police officer and then was shot by responding deputies and troopers when he tried to ram them with his car.

Citing a release from the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office, news outlets report deputies received a report…

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