A Democratic U.S. congressman on Wednesday called for an emergency hearing into claims of fraud in a North Carolina election.
Hurricane Florence churned across the Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday packing winds of 130 miles per hour (215 kph) as an emergency management official.
Hurricane Florence would deliver a "direct hit" to the US East Coast, emergency officials warned on Tuesday.
Turkey's battered lira weakened 4 percent on Friday after a Turkish court rejected an American pastor's appeal for release.
DeMario Mayfield feared his basketball career was over when he was arrested on suspicion of planning a robbery.
A power outage that led to evacuations on two Outer Banks islands in North Carolina could last 10 days longer, utility officials said on Tuesday.