A flash flood warning was in effect in parts of South Carolina, where authorities shut down the Charleston peninsula to motorists.
Ultimately, regulators in the 26 states will issue final approvals after considering issues such as the amount of local competition and the companies’ financial conditions.
An arrest warrant on a capital murder charge was issued for a woman accused of planning the killing. She remains a fugitive.
Campaigning in South Carolina on Friday, Fiorina said she “absolutely” stands by her criticism of Planned Parenthood.
Computer software allowed VW diesel cars to spew between 10 to 40 times more nitrogen oxides (NOx) than allowed by regulation.
Meet the nine victims of Thursday’s mass shooting in Oregon.
The Coast Guard said it had covered more than 850 square miles in its search so far.
He tried to stop the gunman from entering the classroom and was shot three times at that point, his aunt said.
The weapons used in the attack had all been purchased legally over the past three years, some by the shooter, others by relatives, said Celinez Nunez, assistant field agent for the Seattle division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
As astounding as Mike Flowers’ record might seem in a country where a 2013 study by PwC found the average worker takes about five sick days a year, Flowers doesn’t see it as a big deal.
Nine people were killed by a gunman at Umpqua Community College Thursday.
The move fulfills a long-delayed campaign promise by President Barack Obama, but sets up a fresh confrontation with Republicans already angry about the administration’s plans to curb carbon pollution from coal-fired power plants.
The shootings at a community college in Oregon on Thursday ranks as one of the deadliest in recent years.
The vote was 270-156, more than enough to sustain a veto.
Multiple causalities have been reported after the shooting at the community college in Oregon.
The shooting happened at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, about 180 miles south of Portland.
The union says 65 percent of the membership voted against the pact. The vote was a slap to President Dennis Williams who pitched the deal as a fair way to compensate workers yet keep the company competitive.
Some of the more than 250 dispensaries that already offer medical marijuana in Oregon opened their doors soon after midnight — just moments after it became legal to sell to anyone who is at least 21.