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South Carolinians brace for post-Florence flooding

4:23pm EDT

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C. Thousands of people in and around the city of Georgetown, South Carolina, were bracing on Monday for severe flooding from two rain-gorged rivers as a result of the long-departed Hurricane Florence, and officials were urging residents to evacuate. | Video

Thousands urged to flee ahead of post-Florence flooding in South Carolina

3:02am EDT

Sept 24 As many as 8,000 people in and around the city of Georgetown, South Carolina, have been urged to evacuate ahead severe flooding expected this week from two rain-gorged rivers in what may be the final destructive chapter of Hurricane Florence.

Rain-gorged river still poses flood threat in Hurricane Florence's aftermath

Sep 23 2018

Rain-swollen rivers in North and South Carolina kept rising on Sunday and were forecast to remain at flood level for days, the National Weather Service said more than a week after the landfall of Hurricane Florence, already blamed for at least 40 deaths. | Video

UPDATE 2-Rain-gorged river still poses flood threat in Hurricane Florence's aftermath

Sep 23 2018

Sept 23 Rain-swollen rivers in North and South Carolina kept rising on Sunday and were forecast to remain at flood level for days, the National Weather Service said more than a week after the landfall of Hurricane Florence, already blamed for at least 40 deaths.

Danger remains even as flood waters recede in Hurricane Florence's aftermath

Sep 23 2018

Sept 23 Nearly all rivers and waterways in North and South Carolina will crest Sunday, but most will remain at dangerous flood levels for days to come, the U.S. National Weather Service warned, more than a week after the arrival of Hurricane Florence, which has killed at least 40 people.

Carolina communities race to beat dangerous flooding from Florence

Sep 22 2018

RALEIGH, N.C., CHARLESTON, S.C. Communities in North and South Carolina along waterways to the Atlantic coast faced rising floods on Saturday more than a week after the arrival of Hurricane Florence, which has killed at least 40 people. | Video

Volvo Cars CEO says auto tariffs threaten jobs at new U.S. plant

Jun 21 2018

BERKELEY COUNTY, South Carolina (Chinese-owned Volvo Cars opened a new auto factory in South Carolina on Wednesday as company executives warned that the U.S.-China trade dispute could undermine plans to create up to 4,000 more auto jobs in the heavily Republican state. | Video

Volvo Cars CEO says auto tariffs threaten jobs at new U.S. plant

Jun 20 2018

BERKELEY COUNTY, South Carolina (Chinese-owned Volvo Cars opened a new auto factory in South Carolina on Wednesday as company executives warned that the U.S.-China trade dispute could undermine plans to create up to 4,000 more auto jobs in the heavily Republican state. | Video

Boeing workers vote for 'micro-union' at South Carolina plant

May 31 2018

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. A small group of workers at Boeing Co’s South Carolina jetliner factory voted Thursday to unionize but the planemaker announced it would challenge the legality of the bargaining unit.

Group of Boeing workers vote for 'micro-union' at South Carolina plant

May 31 2018

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., May 31 A small group of workers at Boeing Co's South Carolina jetliner factory voted on Thursday to join the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, labor regulators announced on Thursday.

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