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  Multiple tornadoes confirmed in Virginia

One of those warnings gave NBC12 meteorologist Andrew Freiden “chills” while he was broadcasting on air.

President Trump visits Carolinas to survey Hurricane Florence damage

“To the families who have lost loved ones, America grieves with you, and our hearts break for you. God bless you,”

Federal agency says it lost track of 1,488 migrant children

Federal agency can't account for 1,488 migrant children placed in homes around the country.

Trump rips Sessions: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Jeff Sessions, saying, "I don't have an attorney general."

4 people injured in shooting in Wisconsin, shooter dead

The suspect has died, multiple outlets reported.

Bodies recovered of mental health patients nearly 24 hours after drowning

A Horry County Sheriff's Office van was swept away in flood waters, resulting in two female patients drowning in the Little Pee Dee River Tuesday night. The SCDOT said the road was closed, and claim the driver had to have driven around the barrier.

Amid the storm debris, workers help widow find her husband’s ashes

In the Stoney Creek Plantation subdivision, more than six-feet of flood water swamped two dozen homes over the weekend. Wednesday, residents got their first look inside their sodden homes.

Plane crashes into several cars in Texas neighborhood

A small plane crashed and hit several vehicles Wednesday in Sugar Land, TX.

Ryan Coogler to produce LeBron James’ ‘Space Jam 2’

'Black Panther' director Ryan Coogler is joining LeBron James and the 'Space Jam 2' team.

Naked Florida man starts house fire after baking cookies on George Foreman grill

As officers made their way through the house, they saw several items burning.

4 wounded, gunman dead in shooting at PA judge’s office

The shooting began in the mid-afternoon at a Fayette County district judge’s office.

Wife of SC truck driver caught in Florence aftermath in road collapse thankful husband survived

A South Carolina woman who says she is the wife of the man whose tractor-trailer was seen in several images depicting the aftermath of Hurricane Florence has taken to Facebook to share the relief that her husband is OK.

3D-printable gun maker charged with sexual assault of minor

Cody Wilson is accused of having sex with a girl under the age of 17. Authorities said the incident occurred in Austin, TX, on Aug. 15, and Wilson paid the girl $500.

Tourist walks to edge of, and looks into, Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park

The unidentified man stops on the rim of the famous geyser and appears to pee into it.

California surgeon and girlfriend arrested on suspicion of drugging and raping women

Grant William Robicheaux, 38, and Cerissa Laura Riley, 31 posted bail last week when they were arrested. They will be arraigned on October 25.

Flooding from Florence kills 3.4 million chickens and turkeys, plus 5,500 hogs

Officials say North Carolina rivers swamped dozens of farm buildings where animals were being raised for market, killing about 3.4 million chickens and turkey and 5,500 hogs.

Sony is releasing the PlayStation Classic console just in time for Christmas

The PlayStation Classic ships this December with 20 pre-loaded games, featuring Final Fantasy VII, Tekken 3, Wild Arms, and more.

Fake funeral scam leads to arrest of man, 2 teens

Police arrested a 20-year-old man and two 14-year-old boys. They had been holding signs reading "funeral donations," with photos of a boy named Johnny.

NC’s wild horses not harmed by Hurricane Florence

The Rachel Carson Reserve and the Corolla Wild Horse Fundreported that its wild horses were safe and accounted for.

NC family thanks lineman by doing their laundry

Shannon Krueger and her daughters reached out to lineman in their area and offered to do their laundry.

Veteran plays with children at shelter after long day assisting in recovery efforts

Moose Mustafa, a resident of Pasco County, Florida, has been assisting with flood operations in Brunswick County this week.

  Woman slips out of cuffs, walks out of jail to hotel for sex payment, police say

Amber Gonzales was re-arrested less than an hour later.

Baby girl suffers brain injury, undergoes surgery after dog attack

The girl’s father says the dog mauled the baby when his wife turned away for seconds while changing her diaper.

Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart to be released

Elizabeth Smart says she's been assured that the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually assaulted will be watched when she's released from prison

Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated

‘Don’t mess with Nana’: TX grandma kills 12-foot alligator with one shot

The alligator-hunting grandmother believes the gator could be responsible for the disappearance of her miniature horse.

Angry customer accused of attacking Domino’s manager over wrong pizza

The suspect was arrested and charged with assault and battery.

N. Korea agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

The two Korean leaders held summit talks to try to sustain nuclear diplomacy with Washington, which has been pushing hard for stronger disarmament moves from the North.

Flood threat from Florence remains in Carolinas; storm moves north

Rivers in North and South Carolina have reached or will reach flood levels in coming days, possibly leading to more deaths caused by Florence.

Better out than in: Research says farts can be released through your breath if you hold them in

So, next time, don't be afraid to let it rip - in the appropriate setting.

Ford wants FBI investigation into Kavanaugh allegation before testifying, attorney says

Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys sent a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee that stressed “an FBI investigation of the incident should be the first step in addressing her allegations.”

Texas education board endorses nixing figures like Hillary Clinton, keeping Moses

The Texas education board has been considering hundreds of recommendations on whether to keep historical figures and events in the school plan.

Family members ID man killed in tornado

The moment the tornado tore the building’s roof off was captured on video. Debris swirled overhead as the twister moved through the area along Hull Street near between Genito and Courthouse roads.

No, Anderson Cooper was not exaggerating Florence flood levels

The CNN anchor reached his breaking point over the weekend when former Trump administration official Gavin J. Smith made a claim that Cooper was exaggerating flood levels during Hurricane Florence coverage.

CBS’ Julie Chen leaves daytime’s ‘The Talk’ in taped message

Julie Chen leaves the CBS daytime show 'The Talk,' a week after her husband, Leslie Moonves, was ousted as head of CBS Corp. following misconduct charges.

‘You can stand up’: Irish man, 83, fights off would-be betting shop robbers

The man, a grandfather named Denis O’Connor, was caught on camera doing his part to thwart the robbery of a betting shop on Saturday outside Cork.

Bert and Ernie are puppets and have no sexual orientation, Sesame Workshop tweets

The debate rages on - are Bert and Ernie gay? A former writer says yes, the show says puppets have no sexual orientation.

MS man hopes to spread love, equality through #NiketheWorldChallenge

Three million views later, Maurice Haynes hopes his message through the #NiketheWorldChallenge resonates with viewers.

Mom makes son wear ‘I am a bully’ T-shirt

A Texas mom made her fifth grader son wear the 'bully' shirt to school to teach him a lesson.

Someone actually threw out a casket with the garbage in Akron and we know the story behind who picked it up

A simple trip through an Akron neighborhood on Saturday morning began a viral mystery into a casket left in front of a house for trash pick up.

Woman haunted by children singing creepily in the dead of the night for months

A woman woke up in the middle of the night to children singing nursery rhymes. For months. And always at night.