Debbie Elliott After a stint on Capitol Hill, NPR National Correspondent Debbie Elliott is back covering the news in her native South.
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A white casket containing the body of 14-year-old Carol Robertson, one of four young African-American girls killed in the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing by Ku Klux Klan members, is carried in for funeral services in 1963 in Birmingham, Ala. Bettmann/Bettmann Archive via Getty Images hide caption

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Blaming Victims For Mail Bombs Carries Echoes Of Civil Rights Bombings

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Hurricane Michael's Damage To Communications Systems Has Slowed Recovery

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Port. St. Joe Mayor Bo Patterson stands in front of what's left of one of the towns two gas stations. Both were destroyed by Hurricane Michael, the fuel pumps torn from their concrete slabs. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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In Hurricane Michael's Wake, Florida Panhandle Faces Steep Path Back To Normal

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A message displayed on a window of a motel room in Panama City, Fla., where survivors continue to live amid the damage from Hurricane Michael. Family and friends are still trying to locate loved ones who survived the storm. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Crowdsourcing To Find Survivors Of Hurricane Michael

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The walls and windows of this pharmacy in Lynn Haven, Fla., were blown out during Hurricane Michael, but pill bottles remained lined up on the shelves. The city saw widespread damage from Hurricane Michael, including roofs blown off and fallen trees. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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Blown Roofs, Flying Glass: 'This Whole Town's Destroyed'

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Panama City, Fla., Dealt A Devastating Blow By Hurricane Michael

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Kenny Babb walks down a staircase on his flooded property as the Little River continues to rise in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. Coastal residents may have to accept floods as part of life. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Experts Warn Some Coastal Residents Should Consider Rebuilding Inland

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Members of a swift water rescue team check a submerged vehicle stranded in floodwaters caused by the tropical storm Florence in New Bern, N.C., on Sept. 15. Chris Seward/AP hide caption

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'I Lost Literally Everything': Historic Town Cleans Up After Catastrophic Flooding

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Hurricane Florence: The Latest

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Hurricane Florence Approaches The Carolinas

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Gulf Coast Residents Already Feeling Impact Of Tropical Storm Gordon

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The World Says Goodbye To Aretha Franklin, The 'Queen Of Soul'

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Remembering The Queen Of Soul In Detroit

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News Brief: DOJ Sides Against Harvard, Remembering John McCain And Aretha Franklin

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