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  • WILMINGTON, N.C./ CHICAGO, Oct 11- Smithfield Foods Inc is working to resume operations on Thursday at the world's largest hog processing facility in North Carolina after closing it due to Hurricane Matthew, the plant's electric supplier said on Tuesday. The meat company told Four County Electric Membership Corp that it wants to reopen the facility in Tar Heel,...

  • LUMBERTON, N.C./ KINSTON, N.C., Oct 11- Flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew has displaced several thousand people in North Carolina, and authorities were helping more evacuate on Tuesday as swollen rivers threatened a wide swath of the state. Governor Pat McCrory warned of "extremely dangerous" conditions in the coming days in central and eastern North...

  • LUMBERTON, N.C./ KINSTON, N.C., Oct 11- Flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew has displaced several thousand people in North Carolina, and authorities were helping more evacuate on Tuesday as swollen rivers threatened a wide swath of the state. Governor Pat McCrory warned of "extremely dangerous" conditions in the coming days in central and eastern North...

  • LUMBERTON, N.C./ KINSTON, N.C., Oct 11- Flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew has displaced several thousand people in North Carolina, and authorities were helping more evacuate on Tuesday as swollen rivers threatened a wide swath of the state. Governor Pat McCrory warned of "extremely dangerous" conditions in the coming days in central and eastern North...

  • KINSTON, N.C., Oct 11- Authorities in North Carolina helped residents evacuate on Tuesday as floodwaters inundated some towns and threatened others in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, which killed 14 people in the state. Governor Pat McCrory, who announced the new death toll, warned of "extremely dangerous" conditions in the next 72 hours in central and eastern...

  • That compared with 660,000 on Tuesday morning and a high of around 2.2 million Sunday morning when the storm was still battering the North and South Carolina coasts. Matthew, the fiercest Atlantic storm since 2007, lashed Florida, Georgia, North and South Carolina and Virginia with heavy rain and wind, after killing around 1,000 people in Haiti as it swept north...

  • That compared with 660,000 on Tuesday morning and a high of around 2.2 million Sunday morning when the storm was still battering the North and South Carolina coasts. Matthew, the fiercest Atlantic storm since 2007, lashed Florida, Georgia, North and South Carolina and Virginia with heavy rain and wind, after killing around 1,000 people in Haiti as it swept north...

  • That was down from 714,000 Monday night and a high of around 2.2 million Sunday morning when the storm was still battering the North and South Carolina coasts. Matthew, the first major hurricane to hit the United States in more than 10 years, lashed Florida, Georgia, North and South Carolina and Virginia with heavy rain and wind, after killing around 1,000 people in...

  • That was down from 714,000 Monday night and a high of around 2.2 million Sunday morning when the storm was still battering the North and South Carolina coasts. Matthew, the first major hurricane to hit the United States in more than 10 years, lashed Florida, Georgia, North and South Carolina and Virginia with heavy rain and wind, after killing around 1,000 people in...

  • Residents and rescue teams navigate floodwaters on October 10, 2016 in Lumberton, North Carolina.

    Hundreds of people were rescued by boat and helicopter as floodwaters inundated North Carolina towns on Monday in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.

  • LUMBERTON, N.C., Oct 10- Hundreds of people were rescued by boat and helicopter as floodwaters inundated North Carolina towns on Monday in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, and officials warned that life-threatening flooding from swollen rivers would continue for days. In the United States, the number of fatalities rose to at least 23, with nearly half in North...

  • The storm killed 1,000 people in Haiti. Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon said on Monday some Haitian towns and villages had been almost wiped off the map. North Carolina NC cooperatives 74,000 Florida municipals FL.

  • LUMBERTON, N.C., Oct 10- Hundreds of people were rescued by boat and helicopter as floodwaters inundated North Carolina towns on Monday in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, and officials warned that life-threatening flooding from swollen rivers would continue for days. In the United States, the number of fatalities rose to at least 23, with nearly half in North...

  • LUMBERTON, N.C., Oct 10- Hundreds of people were rescued by boat and helicopter as floodwaters inundated North Carolina towns on Monday in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, and officials warned that life-threatening flooding from swollen rivers would continue for days. In the United States, the number of fatalities rose to at least 22, with nearly half in North...

  • That was down from a high of around 2.2 million on Sunday morning when the storm was still battering the North and South Carolina coasts. Matthew, the first major hurricane to hit the United States in more than 10 years, lashed Florida, Georgia, North and South Carolina and Virginia with heavy rain and wind, after killing 1,000 people in Haiti as it swept north...

  • CAROLINA BEACH, N.C., Oct 10- Floodwaters left hundreds of people stranded in their homes and on rooftops in North Carolina early on Monday, and officials warned life-threatening flooding from swollen rivers would continue for days after Hurricane Matthew ravaged the southeastern United States. In the United States, the death toll rose to at least 21 people...

  • CAROLINA BEACH, N.C., Oct 10- Residents of the southeastern United States ravaged by Hurricane Matthew turned their focus on Monday toward recovery and clean-up, but officials in several states warned that deadly flooding could continue as swollen rivers crest in the coming days. While power was being restored in some areas, 1.6 million people were without...

  • CAROLINA BEACH, N.C., Oct 10- Residents of the southeastern United States ravaged by Hurricane Matthew turned their focus on Monday toward recovery and clean-up, but officials in several states warned that deadly flooding could continue as rain swollen rivers crest in coming days. While power was being restored in some areas, 1.6 million people were without...

  • A view of a collapsed roof at a gas station after Hurricane Matthew passes through on October 7, 2016 in Daytona Beach, Florida.

    At least eight people were killed in North Carolina and three in South Carolina by Hurricane Matthew, NBC News reports.

  • That was down from a high of around 2.2 million out Sunday morning when the storm was still battering the North and South Carolina coasts. Matthew, the first major hurricane to hit the United States in more than 10 years, lashed Florida, Georgia, North and South Carolina and Virginia with heavy rain and wind, after killing almost 900 people in Haiti as it swept north...