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‘THE WATER JUST KEPT COMING’

The ‘storm of a lifetime’ pounds the Carolinas, bringing historic flooding and forcing thousands to flee to higher ground

Francine Moore stared out her second-floor window in horror as a rescue boat motored past her flooded home, its pilots unaware that she was trapped inside. With the house rapidly disappearing underwater, the New Bern, N.C., resident knew she didn’t have much time. “I leaned out the

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