• AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EDT

    4 dead as Hurricane Florence drenches the Carolinas

  • The Latest: ‘Catastrophic’ flooding expected in Carolinas

    WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Florence (all times local):

  • The Latest: Downtown march protests man’s police shooting

    DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting in Dallas involving an off-duty police officer (all times local):

  • Drewitt, Bae, Prugh share lead in Web.con Tour Finals event

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Brad Drewitt shot an 8-under 63 on Friday for a share of the lead with Sangmoon Bae and Alex Prugh in the Albertsons Boise Open, the third of four Web.com Tour Finals events.

  • Davis hits 42nd homer, Athletics beat Rays 2-1 in 10 innings

    ST .PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Khris Davis led off the 10th inning with his major league-leading 42nd homer, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Friday night.

  • Young has 171 total yards, 2 TDs as WCU beats Gardner-Webb

    BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — Connell Young had 171 total yards and two touchdowns to help Western Carolina beat Gardner-Webb 28-10 on Friday night in a game played early because of Hurricane Florence.

  • Erik Jones claims pole for 1st NASCAR playoff race in Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Erik Jones surprised the field by winning the pole Friday for the opening race of the NASCAR Cup series playoffs, turning a lap in 28.705 seconds and narrowly edging Joey Logano.

  • Pitt, Georgia Tech looking to turn page in ACC opener

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Penn State already beat Pittsburgh once this season. The Panthers are intent on not letting the Nittany Lions do it twice. That means forgetting about their nationally televised second-half meltdown during a 51-6 loss to their rivals as quickly as possible, even if some of the images will be difficult to shake.

  • Hundreds rescued from flooding in historic NC city

    NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — An ominous tweet appeared on a historic North Carolina community’s Twitter feed about 2 a.m. Friday.

  • ETSU gets 1st SoCon road win since 2002

    LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Karon Delince made East Tennessee State’s fifth interception of the game with 2:04 left, helping the Buccaneers beat Virginia Military Institute 27-24 on Friday night in a Southern Conference opener moved ahead a day because of Hurricane Florence.