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Hurricane Florence: The Dramatic Rescues in the Wake of Devastating Storm

Hurricane Florence: The Dramatic Rescues in the Wake of Devastating StormThe U.S. Coast Guard has made dozens of rescues as floodwaters continue to rise.



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Wisconsin Humane Society Rescues 5 Squirrels With 'Hopelessly Entangled' Tails

Wisconsin Humane Society Rescues 5 Squirrels With 'Hopelessly Entangled' TailsWhat a tale these five squirrels can tell. Or should we say "tails"?



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Rivers Rise, Rescues Continue As Florence Rain Pounds North Carolina

Rivers Rise, Rescues Continue As Florence Rain Pounds North CarolinaLUMBERTON, N.C. — The roar of a fan boat echoed through a flooded



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'Catastrophic' storm surge from Florence prompts hundreds of water rescues in New Bern, North Carolina

'Catastrophic' storm surge from Florence prompts hundreds of water rescues in New Bern, North CarolinaEmergency responders have reported an influx of calls from residents pleading to be rescued from the rapidly rising floodwaters.



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Focus shifts to rescues as rain abates in India's flood-hit Kerala

Focus shifts to rescues as rain abates in India's flood-hit KeralaIncessant downpours since Aug. 8 have caused the worst floods in a century in the southwestern state, and close to 200 people have perished in the rising waters and landslides. The India Meteorological Department forecast heavy rainfall in only one or two parts of Kerala on Sunday and withdrew a red alert in several districts. A Reuters photographer on a naval helicopter said water levels had receded in villages around the city of Kochi.



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Water rescues, flooded roads as flash floods overtake parts of Delaware Valley

Water rescues, flooded roads as flash floods overtake parts of Delaware ValleyHeavy rain has caused roads to flood all across the Delaware Valley resulting in cars getting stuck, people being rescued, and streets to shut down.



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Aquarius 'resumes migrant rescues off Libya'

Aquarius 'resumes migrant rescues off Libya'Two French groups operating the rescue ship Aquarius said Saturday it was back in Libyan coastal waters for the first time since triggering a diplomatic row over migration in June. The Aquarius picked up 141 people on Friday in two separate operations, SOS Mediterranee and Doctors Without Borders said on Twitter. The group’s announcement marks a return to the sea after a diplomatic spat that began in June when the Aquarius, having picked up 630 stranded migrants including children and pregnant women, was refused access to dock in Malta and Italy.



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Good Samaritan Rescues Two Elderly Women from Attack in NYC

Good Samaritan Rescues Two Elderly Women from Attack in NYCA man punched two women in Brooklyn Sunday morning before being stopped by a stranger, according to police.



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Surf legend Laird Hamilton rescues people stuck in Hawaii floods

Surf legend Laird Hamilton rescues people stuck in Hawaii floodsA superstar surfer turned into a hero when he came to the rescue of several families who were stuck in Hawaii's flooding.



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State of emergency, rescues in Hawaii after severe flooding

State of emergency, rescues in Hawaii after severe floodingMore than 340 people have been airlifted to safety after nearly 30 inches of rain hit the Hawaiian island of Kauai, with another storm on its way.



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