Matthew downgraded to post-tropical cyclone

As Matthew made its slow exit off the East Coast, dozens of people — including a woman and her small child — had to be rescued from their cars as life-threatening flash floods surprised many in North Carolina.

USDA: Egg group inappropriately targeted vegan spread

The investigation also determined that the American Egg Board, which is responsible for the “Incredible, Edible Egg” slogan, should not have paid for pro-egg ads to appear online when people searched for Hampton Creek’s Just Mayo.

Trump suggests immigrants allowed in illegally to vote

In a round table on border security, Trump responded to comments from Art Del Cueto, a vice president for the National Border Patrol Council, saying “They are letting people pour into the country so they can go ahead and vote.”

Obama orders US economic sanctions on Myanmar lifted

The Southeast Asian nation has pursued political reforms over the last five years following decades of oppressive military rule which resulted in the resettlement of many refugees in Fort Wayne.

‘A monster’: A deadly Hurricane Matthew closes in on Florida

Millions of people in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina were told to evacuate their homes, and interstate highways were turned into one-way routes to speed the exodus. Florida alone accounted for about 1.5 million of those told to clear out.

FBI: Minnesota mall attacker newly interested in Islam

The man who stabbed 10 people at a Minnesota mall had become interested in Islam in the last several months, withdrew from his friends and encouraged female relatives to be more religious, the FBI said Thursday.