The Latest: Rain, winds and floods threaten North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The latest on the rainstorm affecting North Carolina (all times local): 9:30 a.m. The National Weather Service is warning of the dangers of heavy rains, high winds and flooding in the southeastern corner of the state. Forecasters said Monday morning that high winds with gusts of up to 35 mph were possible form Lumberton to Wilmington to Southport.

South Carolina flood: Door-to-door searches, swamped roads

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Another day of heavy rain drenched an already inundated South Carolina on Monday as rescue teams went door-to-door to check on people in swamped neighborhoods and authorities surveyed a statewide road system torn apart by historic flooding. At least nine weather-related deaths in two states were blamed on the vast rainstorm, the latest coming when a sedan drove around a barricade and stalled in rushing waters.

Amtrak Passenger Train Derails in Northfield, Vermont

(NORTHFIELD, Vt.) -- Four passengers were hospitalized after an Amtrak train derailed over an embankment in Northfield, Vermont, Monday morning, the Vermont State Police said. Train 55 -- the Vermonter -- was traveling from Saint Albans, Vermont, to Washington, D.C., when it derailed after reportedly striking a rock slide on the tracks, Amtrak said. A total of five cars, all occupied, were involved, according to the Montpelier Fire Department.

Kevin Harvick Wins at Dover to Keep Championship Hopes Alive

(DOVER, Del.) -- Kevin Harvick advanced to the second round of the Sprint Cup Series' Chase on Sunday with a win at Dover International Speedway. He led 354 laps in taking the AAA 400 in Dover, Delaware. The defending Cup champ is now part of the 12-driver "Contender Round" of NASCAR's playoffs.

Jack Dorsey Will Return As Twitter CEO

(NEW YORK) -- Jack is back! Jack Dorsey, 38, the former CEO of Twitter and one of the founders of the site, is taking over once again as chief executive, according to an announcement Monday from Twitter. Dorsey's appointment to his old position comes three months after Dick Costolo stepped down from the top job. Dorsey will also continue to serve as CEO of mobile payments company Square.

The Twitter follow lists of the 2016 candidates

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Jeb Bush follows Donald Trump on Twitter but that's a one-way street: Trump mainly follows people with a connection to himself. Ted Cruz's follow list is a big tea party, though he keeps an eye on President Barack Obama, too.

Today on the Trail — 10/5/15

(NEW YORK) -- Where will the 2016 presidential candidates be on Monday? Read below to find out their schedules: Hillary Clinton Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton has a busy day in the first-in-the-nation primary state of New Hampshire. She's participating in a town hall meeting Monday morning and a childhood education conference in the afternoon. Martin O'Malley Just more than a week away from the first Democratic debate, former Maryland Gov.