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Saturday August 17th, 2019 6:52PM

AP Top U.S. News at 6:54 a.m. EDT

By The Associated Press
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Hurricane Center: Florence close to landfall in N. Carolina
The National Hurricane Center said early Friday that Florence was about to make landfall in North Carolina bringing with it life-threatening storm surge and hurricane strength winds
7:12AM ( 1 minute ago )
The Latest: Disastrous floods will be story of Florence
It's about the water, not the wind, with Hurricane Florence making an extended stay along the North Carolina coast
6:53AM ( 20 minutes ago )
Kremlin: Britain could ask to interrogate poisoning suspects
The Kremlin says that Russia would consider a request by British investigators to come and interrogate the two men accused of poisoning a former spy.
6:48AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Associated Press (AP)
WHAT'S HAPPENING: Florence will pose fatal threat for days
Hurricane Florence's winds may have weakened, but this is still no "minor" storm
5:29AM ( 1 hour ago )
Koreas open 1st liaison office for better communication
The rival Koreas have opened their first liaison office near their tense border to facilitate better communication and exchanges
5:16AM ( 1 hour ago )
'Catastrophic' freshwater flooding expected over Carolinas
Hurricane Florence already has inundated coastal streets with ocean water and left tens of thousands without power, and forecasters say "catastrophic" freshwater flooding is expected over portions of the Carolinas
4:47AM ( 2 hours ago )
AP National News
Federal court rules against DeVos in for-profit fraud case
A federal court has ruled it was "arbitrary and capricious" for Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to delay an Obama-era rule meant to protect students swindled by for-profit colleges
1:40AM ( 5 hours ago )
Cuomo defeats Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary
Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has defeated primary challenger Cynthia Nixon to win his party's nomination for a third term
11:34PM ( 7 hours ago )
The Latest: Teen killed when exploded chimney falls on car
Authorities say an 18-year-old man has died after a house exploded amid gas explosions north of Boston, sending a chimney crashing into his car
11:16PM ( 7 hours ago )
Top U.S. News short headlines
Hurricane Center: Florence close to landfall in N. Carolina
The National Hurricane Center said early Friday that Florence was about to make landfall in North Carolina bringing with it life-threatening storm surge and hurricane strength winds
7:12AM ( 1 minute ago )
The Latest: Disastrous floods will be story of Florence
It's about the water, not the wind, with Hurricane Florence making an extended stay along the North Carolina coast
6:53AM ( 20 minutes ago )
Kremlin: Britain could ask to interrogate poisoning suspects
The Kremlin says that Russia would consider a request by British investigators to come and interrogate the two men accused of poisoning a former spy.
6:48AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Turkish leader Erdogan criticizes central bank's rate hike
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reproached the central bank's move to sharply raise interest rates, saying the country would "see the results" of the bank's independence
6:30AM ( 44 minutes ago )
Trump disputes estimate of Puerto Rico hurricane deaths
President Donald Trump is rejecting the official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico
6:22AM ( 51 minutes ago )