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WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — With Wilmington still mostly an island surrounded by Hurricane Florence's floodwaters and people waiting for hours for handouts of necessities like food, North Carolina's governor is pleading with thousands of evacuees to be patient and not return home just yet.

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HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 18, 2018--Hillhouse Capital announced today the close of Hillhouse Fund IV, L.P. The fund was heavily oversubscribed, closing with aggregate commitments of US$10.6 billion.

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GENEVA (AP) — U.N.-backed investigators who examined a bloody crackdown by Myanmar security forces that caused hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee to neighboring Bangladesh issued a searing critique Tuesday of the United Nations' own response to the human rights crisis.

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TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alzheimer's Research and Prevention Foundation (ARPF) announced today that its paper, "Stress, Meditation, and Alzheimer's Disease Prevention: Where The Evidence Stands, Khalsa, DS (2015)," published in The Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (JAD…

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Three police officers did not have their body or in-car cameras activated during the shooting of a man during a traffic stop, a possible violation of department policy, a Tennessee police chief said Tuesday.

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MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--sept. 18, 2018--Les inscriptions pour l’ Automation Fair  2018, organisé par Rockwell Automation et les membres de son programme mondial PartnerNetwork, sont à présent ouvertes. La 27e édition de l’Automation Fair annuel aura lieu du 12 au 15 novembre au Pennsylva…

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MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--set 18, 2018--As inscrições já estão abertas para a Feira de Automação de 2018, oferecida pela Rockwell Automation e por membros do seu programa PartnerNetwork. A 27ª Feira de Automação anual será realizada entre os dias 12 e 15 de novembro no Pennsylvania Convent…

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PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in began his second day of talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday, with the leaders planning to release a joint statement that many are hoping will keep alive tentative nuclear diplomacy between Pyongyang and Wash…

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TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 18, 2018--ABLE & PARTNERS JAPAN DESIGN WEEK in London will hold “Poupelle of Chimney Town in London”. It begins on September 20 (Thu) in London Design Fair at the venue Old Truman Brewery. The glowing picture book exhibition “Poupelle of Chimney Town” by artis…

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CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago police officers clearly do not want to be in court testifying against a colleague accused of murder, with one of them so uncomfortable he couldn't bring himself to point to the man on trial, something witnesses are routinely asked to do.

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — If North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was searching for the perfect propaganda set piece, something designed to show his people that he's a strong leader pushing inexorably for the long-delayed, long-promised prosperity they deserve, then visiting South Korean Presiden…

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MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--sep. 18, 2018--Las inscripciones ya están abiertas para el evento Automation Fair 2018, organizado por  Rockwell Automation  y por los miembros de su programa global PartnerNetwork. El 27.° Automation Fair anual se llevará a cabo entre el 12 y 15 de noviembre en e…

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ATLANTA, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY), a leading cardiac and vascular surgery company focused on aortic disease, announced today that it will participate in the upcoming Deutsche Bank 26th Annual Leveraged Finance Conference on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at The Pho…

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BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 18, 2018--Loomis, Sayles & Company, eine Tochtergesellschaft von Natixis Investment Managers, gab heute bekannt, dass Kevin Perry, Portfolio Manager des Senior Loan Teams, im März 2019 nach 17-jähriger Tätigkeit für das Unternehmen und 37-jähriger Branchentät…

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NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Sept. 17 about the political effects of allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, The Associated Press erroneously identified Tennessee Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn as an incumbent senator. Blackburn currently serves in the U.S. House of Repre…

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DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 18, 2018--Habitat for Humanity of Walton County (Habitat) received a $28,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant from BancorpSouth Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) to assist with construction costs of replacement hous…

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BEIRUT (AP) — Both Syria's government and its opposition welcomed the Turkey-Russia deal declaring a de-militarized zone around the major rebel stronghold Idlib, saying Tuesday the agreement stemmed more bloodshed.

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NEW YORK (AP) — With the fate of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee suddenly uncertain, emboldened Democrats clashed with cautious Republicans as both parties grappled with an increasingly messy nomination fight weeks before the pivotal midterm elections.

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MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian reconnaissance aircraft was shot down by Syrian forces responding to an Israeli airstrike, killing all 15 people aboard, in what President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday was "a chain of tragic accidental circumstances."

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Hallmark sentimentality, passionate defenses of Bob Dylan's "Time Out of Mind" and horrific head traumas are thrown together in Dan Fogelman's "Life Itself ," a curious cocktail of a movie from the "This is Us" creator about all of life's highest highs and lowest lows across generations and …

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NEW YORK (AP) — Television's biggest night wasn't that big. The Emmy Awards drew a record-low audience of just over 10.2 million people, down 11 percent from the past two years.

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DULUTH, Géorgie--(BUSINESS WIRE)--sept. 18, 2018--AGCO (NYSE : AGCO), leader mondial en matière de conception, de fabrication et de distribution d’équipements et de solutions agricoles, a annoncé aujourd’hui le lancement de la Fondation AGCO pour l’Agriculture. « La Fondation AGCO pour l’Agr…

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Devastating flooding in North Carolina in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence has raised concerns about whether dams across the state, some of them already in poor condition, will be able to hold up under the strain.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking better-skilled workers, Cedar Electronics decided last year to return some of its manufacturing to the United States from the Philippines, only to run smack into a worsening U.S.-China trade war.

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AMES, Iowa (AP) — A star collegiate golfer from Spain was attacked and killed by a homeless stranger while she was playing a round alone near her campus in Iowa, police said Tuesday.

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BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 18, 2018--Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) (“Pebblebrook”) and LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE: LHO) (“LaSalle”) announced today that Pebblebrook has filed a preliminary joint proxy statement/prospectus as part of a registration statement on Form S-4 wit…

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DULUTH, Georgia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--sep. 18, 2018--AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), líder mundial en el diseño, la fabricación y la distribución de soluciones y maquinarias agrícolas, anunció hoy el lanzamiento de AGCO Agriculture Foundation. “AGCO Agriculture Foundation es un testimonio de nuestro compromi…

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HOUSTON (AP) — The arrest of a Border Patrol supervisor on allegations that he killed four women calls new attention to the agency's problems keeping rogue officers off its force as it faces intense pressure to hire thousands more agents.

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LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 18, 2018--Open Influence, an award-winning global influencer marketing company, is partnering with visual discovery engine Pinterest to offer advertisers a new and unique way to identify, select, and engage with content creators.

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The sun is finally shining over parts of the Carolinas, but the clearing skies are only revealing the extent of Florence's wrath . Though the hurricane packed 90 mph (145 kph) winds as it came ashore, the amount of water Florence pushed ashore and dropped inland has swamped vast areas still …