Carolinas face catastrophic flooding as Florence breaks rainfall records

  • Death toll of 11 from former hurricane likely to rise
  • North Carolina governor: ‘We know we’re in for a long haul’

Tropical storm Florence moved slowly down the Carolina coast on Saturday, as officials forecast catastrophic flooding in the region and said at least 11 people had been killed by the giant weather system that is set to plague the area for days ahead.

Related: Five dead as Florence lashes Carolinas and ‘catastrophic’ flooding predicted

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President Donald Trump May Face New Test W/ Russia After NBC Report | The Last Word | MSNBC

Bob Woodward’s book reveals dangers Trump poses to national security, and now an NBC News exclusive report shows the President could be facing another challenge as Russia is suspected of harming U.S. diplomatic workers in Cuba. Ned Price and David Corn join Lawrence.
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President Donald Trump May Face New Test W/ Russia After NBC Report | The Last Word | MSNBC

Trump attack on ICC is the unacceptable face of US exceptionalism

Under the guise of a battle for sovereignty, America aims to end international justice

The title of John Bolton’s speech in Washington – “Protecting American constitutionalism and sovereignty from international threats” – sounded innocuous enough, if a little pompous.

But its text represents the Trump administration’s most devastating and unrestrained attack to date on the global rules-based order and its legal flagship, the international criminal court.

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