Sunday, September 24, 2017

Florida

BY | Lloyd Dunkelberger The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE……… From creating a state gasoline reserve to protecting vulnerable seniors in nursing homes, a newly created House committee ...

BY TIM REYNOLDS KEY LARGO, Fla. (AP) — Prudence Duchene will never forget the day she moved to Key West. It was Aug. 30 — the day a storm brewing ...
In this geocolor image GOES-16 satellite image taken Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at 11:45 UTC, sunlight, from the right, illuminates Hurricane Irma as the storm approaches Cuba and Florida.

BY | Lloyd Dunkelberger The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, September 18, 2017……… With 335,000 insurance claims representing $1.9 billion in property losses, Hurricane Irma has already exceeded ...

BY | Dara Kam The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE……… The deaths of eight seniors who were in a sweltering Broward County nursing home for days after Hurricane ...
In this Sept. 13, 2017, photo, debris surrounds a destroyed structure in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Big Pine Key, Fla.

BY FREIDA FRISARO and KELLI KENNEDY MIAMI (AP) — As the devastated Florida Keys began reopening to residents who fled Hurricane Irma, officials warned the returning islanders to bring enough ...
In this Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 file photo, a woman is transported from The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills as patients are evacuated after a loss of air conditioning due to Hurricane Irma in Hollywood, Fla.

BY TERRY SPENCER, JENNIFER KAY and TIM REYNOLDS HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — The first 911 call from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills didn’t sound ominous: A nursing home patient ...
In this Sept. 13, 2017, photo, a house with its roof blown off by Hurricane Irma in Summerland Key, in the Florida Keys.

BY JEFF DONN Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows. The latest ...

BY | Jim Saunders The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE……… A key economist offered a sobering message Friday to state lawmakers: Forget having extra cash for next year’s ...
In this geocolor image GOES-16 satellite image taken Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at 11:45 UTC, sunlight, from the right, illuminates Hurricane Irma as the storm approaches Cuba and Florida.

BY CURT ANDERSON and CLAIRE GALOFARO MIAMI (AP) — Irma trained its sights on Florida and officials warned more than 5 million people that time was running out Friday and ...
In this Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, photo, damage is left after Hurricane Irma hit Barbuda.

BY DESMOND BOYLAN and BEN FOX CAIBARIEN, Cuba (AP) — Hurricane Irma battered the Turks and Caicos Islands early Friday and Cuba evacuated tourists from beachside resorts as the fearsome ...
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