"The fact is this storm is deadly and we know we are days away from an ending", Cooper said.
Florence flattened trees, buckled buildings and crumpled roads.
About 100 people in the city need to be rescued, New Bern Mayor Dana Outlaw said on Saturday.
- A mother and a child were killed when a tree fell on their house in Wilmington, North Carolina. "There's too much going on", Cooper said. They say the plan could lead to additional flooding in the city. Disaster experts say it's often hard to quickly confirm hurricane-related fatalities because of the vast regions storms can affect.
"Please don't get complacent", Lazarus said.
Authorities continue to worry about more floods, breached dams and landslides, particularly as Florence makes its way across mountainous regions.
North Carolina is confronting a spiralling crisis as tropical depression Florence slowly ravages the region, flooding cities, endangering communities from the coastline to the rugged mountains, and requiring many more than 1000 rescues. It came ashore along a mostly boarded-up, emptied-out stretch of coastline.
About 1.7 million people in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia are under voluntary or mandatory evacuation orders, and millions of others live in areas likely to be affected by the storm.
Water on the Cape Fear River near Chinquapin got so high that electronic instruments used to monitor flooding quit working after it became submerged, the U.S. Geological Survey said. "It's just bad - winds are still really high".
Rescuers were last night plucking residents from flooded homes as North Carolina's swollen rivers reached record or near record crests from the epic rains unleashed by Florence.
Florence's forward movement during the day slowed to a near-standstill - sometimes it was going no faster than a human can walk - and that enabled it to pile on the rain.
About 509,000 homes and businesses were without electricity on Monday in North and SC and surrounding states.
In this image from video, a resident holds a cat rescued by boat in floodwaters in Jacksonville, N.C., Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.
As all of the rain in the area entered the river system, the Lumber River reached a startling high of 25 feet on Sunday - about 12 feet about flood stage.
A power outage at a wastewater treatment plant in Wilmington resulted in partially treated sewage water being released into the Cape Fear River, said Reggie Cheatham, director of the U.S. Environment Protection Agency's Office of Emergency Management.
The most rain so far from Florence was 86cm in Swansboro, North Carolina, a new record for a hurricane in the state. Harvey's total of 60.58 inches (60.5 centimeters) past year in Texas is No. 1.
Thousands of people are in shelters in North Carolina.
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More recently, Republican lawmakers have even been signaling to Trump that they'd be cool with another Saturday Night Massacre. At this point, Senate GOP aides believe Trump will listen to McConnell and leave Sessions be for the time being.
Barnett, who was a member of Johnson's legal team, was also working to get Young released. "It's so unfair. This week, Kim appeared on the "Wrongful Conviction" podcast to discuss her support for Young.
Red flags flew over Pensacola-area beaches in Florida's Panhandle, where swimming and wading in the Gulf of Mexico was prohibited. But authorities are also issuing a voluntary evacuation order for people outside the city's levee protection system.
If there's one thing that can bring the MMA world together, it's a much-anticipated boxing showdown with two of the sport's best. Gennady Golovkin suffered his first ever loss, in Las Vegas , when he was edged out on points by Saul "Canelo" Alvarez .
Tiger was bogey-free through nine, sinking four birdies and eagling the par-5 16th, his seventh hole of the day. Tiger Woods is doing that thing he does where he gets everyone all riled up early in a tournament.
However, reporting has suggested that he had been more involved with the campaign than the Trump team has let on. President Donald Trump and his allies have repeatedly downplayed Papadopoulos' role on the campaign.
He added that auto was "almost certainly stolen", with a source close to the inquiry saying it had Luxembourg license plates. Before driving onto the runway the man had driven the vehicle into the glass doors of one of the airport terminals.
After more questions from senators on Thursday, the hearing is set to wrap up on Friday with testimony from outside witnesses. Defying rules of the Senate and in protest of the confirmation process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh , New Jersey Democrat, Sen.
Not only that they manged to hear directly from the regime's leader, where Pyongyang stands on denuclearization and peace efforts. The team brings with them, details including date, venue and topics for the hotly anticipated inter-Korean summit.
One of the reasons they chose to move on was because he had reportedly broken the team's trust, a notion at which Gordon scoffed . This summer, Gordon missed a portion of Cleveland's training camp as part of his "overall health and treatment plan".
Florence could have devastating impacts in Virginia, including storm surges, inland flooding, downed trees and power outages, Gov. Governors of those states have already declared states of emergency , as have the governors of Virginia and Maryland.
By state law the senator will have to be a member of the same party as the departing one, in this case the GOP . Kyl said that he "will do my best to ensure that Arizonans continue to be well-represented in the Senate".
Google's next big smartphone launch is expected to happen early next month, but there's been yet another " leak " ahead of time. It looks a lot like the outgoing Pixel 2 XL , which is to say a little conservative and a little boring.
Hugely popular at Spurs , Son joked before the final that he was upset team-mates Harry Kane and Dele Alli hadn't texted. Son's former club Bayer Leverkusen refused to release him for the 2014 Asian Games when the Koreans also scooped gold.
National Guard marched in and out of a room nearest the main entrance, their camouflage uniforms standing out in the drab room. She said 61 shelters had opened thus far, including 12 that are specially outfitted to help people with special medical needs.
But her story leaked as it was reported Feinstein had the letter and was refusing to share it with her Democratic colleagues. But rumors of a letter from a woman who was harassed by Kavanaugh started circulating on Capitol Hill in recent weeks.
This photo shows what it looks like deep inside the eye of Hurricane Florence, a place of relative calm for such storms. Winds this morning reached 130 miles per hour (200 km/h) and will likely strengthen before it arrives, officials said .
Its maximum sustained winds are expected to top 145 miles per hour before losing some steam near the coast. A similar situation occurred with former Hurricane Isaac as it approaches the Lesser Antilles islands.
Maria Manfredini, who lives at the property behind where the incident occurred, said she was shocked by the tragedy. Just two months ago, an Ellenbrook mother and her two children were also found dead inside their suburban home.
The FBI, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and SWAT members are reportedly on hand to help clear the Fifth Third building. He added that the shooting "could have been much, much worse" if not for the immediate police response to end the threat.
Jones, who was deplatformed by Apple, Facebook and YouTube in an apparently coordinated action by big tech, got in Rubio's face. Rubio warned, "You're not gonna get arrested". "You are a little gangster thug", he shouted. "I didn't say that", Rubio said.
The delays created by these difficulties mean that we can no longer hold the necessary Test Events on August 27 and September 1. They are yet to be rescheduled so local authorities can decide whether to grant the stadium with a safety certificate.
Kaepernick has not been on an National Football League roster since he parted ways with the 49ers at the end of the 2016 season. Nike has endorsed Kaepernick since 2011 but has not featured him in campaigns since his departure from the NFL.