Tag: Hurricane Irma

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Storms are a major priority on the Florida Legislature's agenda this year following Hurricane Irma's rampage across most of the state....
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — What do St. Augustine's Castillo de San Marcos and Egmont Key near Tampa have in common? They are two of thousands...
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — What do St. Augustine's Castillo de San Marcos and Egmont Key near Tampa have in common? They are two of thousands...
Nursing homes swamped Florida governor’s phone after Irma

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — As Hurricane Irma bore down on Florida, Gov. Rick Scott gave out his cellphone number during a conference call with...
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Democratic gubernatorial candidate and former U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham has paid Republican Gov. Rick Scott's office $1,200 for public records related...
US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

WASHINGTON — With three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather...
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OMAHA, Neb. — The Nebraska National Guard sent historians to the Southeast and the Caribbean to document the stories of citizen soldiers from the...
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The aftermath of Hurricane Irma, the current dialogue about sexual misconduct, the opioid crisis and an election year in which Florida...
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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Florida regulators say temperatures rose to 99 degrees (37 Celsius) in a sweltering nursing home under investigation for the deaths of...
Disasters pound North America in 2017; overall down globally

NEW ORLEANS — North America couldn't catch a break in 2017. Parts of the United States were on fire, underwater or lashed by hurricane...

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