"Over the next couple of days, it's going to get rough in SC". "But please know we will not give up on you".
More than 347,000 customers, mostly in the Carolinas, were without power on Tuesday morning, according to power companies, down from a peak of almost 1 million outages.
A hurricane that makes landfall is never good, but even worse is a slow-moving storm.
Roughly 1.7 million chickens were killed when Hurricane Florence swept through the Carolinas. Two of the SC victims were mental health patients who drowned on Tuesday when a van carrying them was swept away by floodwater. More than 60 percent of homes and businesses were without power, and crews have completed about 700 rescues in the county where Wilmington is located.
More than 1.6 million meals have been delivered to North Carolina and more than 400,000 are ready in South Carolina, Trump said.
Although the storm is long gone, river flooding still poses a danger to the area.
A portion of the roof collapsed at the Starlight Motel near the US military base at Fort Bragg but there were no immediate reports of casualties. That has disrupted efforts to restore power, clear roads, and allow evacuated residents to go home.
Wilmington, just down the coast, remained nearly completely cut off by flooding from the Cape Fear River and earlier storm surges.
At least 16 rivers remained at a major flood stage with three others set to crest in the coming days in North Carolina, the state said. "Stay alert, and stay safe".
Road closures are widespread: more than 1,100 roads are shut down, including 255 primary roadways.
Cities throughout the Carolinas have received up to 35 inches of rain from Florence with several neighborhoods experiencing severe flooding.
Reporting from near Fayetteville, N.C., NPR's Sarah McCammon toldMorning Edition that the Cape Fear River had risen significantly in the previous 24 hours. Four other lagoons suffered structural damage from floodwaters, the agency said.
WH Group Ltd's Smithfield Foods Inc [SFIL.UL], the biggest USA pork producer, was operating processing plants at limited capacity, after previously closing the world's largest hog slaughterhouse in Tar Heel, North Carolina, spokeswoman Diana Souder said.
"The ground is saturated, and even a small amount of rain can cause flash flooding", Cooper said.
As former hurricane Florence marches on to New England, the Carolinas remain inundated with waters that just keep rising.
On Friday, MGM announced it had started production for the reboot of Child's Play , the legendary 1988 horror film. Brian Tyree Henry also stars in the film, which boasts IT producers Seth Grahame-Smith and David Katzenberg.
A combination of the airlines would provide further evidence of the sheikdoms consolidating businesses to boost competitiveness. Bringing the airlines together would not be easy because of the duplication of routes from their Dubai and Abu Dhabi bases.
An anti-government Arab group, the Ahvaz National Resistance, was reported to have claimed responsibility for the attack. Arabs are one of several major non-Persian ethnic groups in Iran that also include Kurds, Turks, and Baluch.
So we now need to hear from the European Union what the real issues are and what their alternative is so we can discuss them. In a front page commentary, the Express said: "Whatever you think of her Brexit plan Mrs".
If convicted of an aggravated cruelty offence, he could be facing a $50,000 penalty or four years in prison. SA Police confirmed to ten daily that it was an RSPCA investigation, and that police are not investigating.
They intimated to the news network that her dislike of small spaces and planes is due to trauma she has experienced. As Republicans negotiate with Ford's lawyers over testimony, they are balancing multiple political constituencies.
In a bid to acquire Deliveroo , Uber plans to take over Europe's takeaway business and boost the presence of Uber Eats globally. It seems the United Kingdom food delivery start-up has deliberately avoided the USA market, cited Bloomberg .
Not even one bad hole could keep Tiger Woods from a share of the 36-hole lead for the first time in more than three years. He's not ready to think about the prospect of ending his remarkable comeback season with his 80th PGA Tour victory.
United have recovered from back-to-back defeats to Brighton and Tottenham in August to move back towards the top of the table. Asked if Sanchez still has another level to reach, Mourinho added: "Every player has another level to step up".
Some politicians have opposed a deal, citing concerns about the influence Murdoch would wield over the UK's news agenda. The winning bid by Comcast values the 61% share of the company up for grabs at $40 billion.
Iran says US ally behind military parade attack
The armed forces staged parades in several cities, including the capital, Tehran, to mark the anniversary of the Iran-Iraq war. Four gunmen opened fire on the crowd on Saturday, killing civilians and 12 members of the country's elite Revolutionary Guards.
Trump urges Opec to lower the price of oil
Two OPEC members are seeking to damage the group and carry out "anti-Iranian policies" at the behest of the U.S., Zanganeh said. If anything, they are driving prices higher as the United States defends many of their members for very little $'s.
Timberwolves say they intend to keep Butler
The Athletic's Shams Charania has said that Butler is " optimistic " that a trade can happen before training camp. By trading Butler they would essentially be giving up on the opportunity to go for it with a fully healthy team.
Spider Sex Party Covers Greek Beach in 1000-Foot-Long Web
Scientists say the arachnids are merely enjoying the handsome weather and availability of food, taking the opportunity to "party". The webbing is a normal occurrence and poses no danger whatsoever to humans, although the sight may look frightening to some.
NASAs planet-hunting probe TESS sends back its first image
Scientists anticipate that data from TESS could reveal thousands of new planets that are within 200 light-years of Earth. In fact, it took 26 images, each of which represents a sector of the sky that TESS will observe over the coming years.
New Joker Movie Video Reveals Joaquin Phoenix's Clown Makeup
The makeup itself appears to be based off of a much more traditional clown style than we have previously seen for the Joker . It could be that this is Joker in an earlier part of his personal transformation, given that this film is an origin story.
Sky bid tussle to be settled by auction
In the opening round, the would-be buyer with the lower offer now on the table - meaning Fox at this point - makes the first bid. They will do so knowing what their rival has done in the previous round, a source close to the process said.
OnePlus serves up delicious Pie to OnePlus 6 owners
This update can be found by heading to the OnePlus 6's settings and scrolling down to the penultimate list item: System Updates. After the various beta builds , OnePlus is finally rolling out stable Android-9.0 based OxygenOS 9.0 update for OnePlus 6 .