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'Work to Do' for Florida to Recover After Irma: Governor - NECN;

'Work to Do' for Florida to Recover After Irma: Governor - NECN

NECN'Work to Do' for Florida to Recover After Irma: GovernorNECNBefore and after photos of the Caribbean and Florida show the power of Hurricane Irma. (Published Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017). Parts of Florida inched back toward normal with workers restoring power, clearing roads and replenishing gas supplies, even as ...and more »

FEMA estimates 25 percent of Florida Keys homes are gone - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette;

FEMA estimates 25 percent of Florida Keys homes are gone - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-GazetteFEMA estimates 25 percent of Florida Keys homes are gonePittsburgh Post-GazetteLOWER MATECUMBE KEY, Fla. — With 25 percent of the homes in the Florida Keys feared destroyed, emergency workers Tuesday rushed to find Hurricane Irma's victims — dead or alive — and deliver food and water to the stricken island chain. As crews ...and more »

Hurricane Irma batters already struggling Cuban economy - Reuters India;

Hurricane Irma batters already struggling Cuban economy - Reuters India

Reuters IndiaHurricane Irma batters already struggling Cuban economyReuters IndiaDamaged pool chairs are seen in a hotel a day after the passage of Hurricane Irma in Varadero, Cuba September 10, 2017. Picture taken September 10, 2017. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini. HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's cash-strapped economy has ...and more »

Hurricane Irma destroyed 25 percent of homes in Florida Keys, feds say - Orlando Sentinel;

Hurricane Irma destroyed 25 percent of homes in Florida Keys, feds say - Orlando Sentinel

Orlando SentinelHurricane Irma destroyed 25 percent of homes in Florida Keys, feds sayOrlando SentinelWith 25 percent of the homes in the Florida Keys feared destroyed, emergency workers Tuesday rushed to find Hurricane Irma's victims — dead or alive — and deliver food and water to the stricken island chain. As crews labored to repair the lone ...and more »

Millions without power in Florida in deadly Irma's wake - Yahoo Singapore News;

Millions without power in Florida in deadly Irma's wake - Yahoo Singapore News

Yahoo Singapore NewsMillions without power in Florida in deadly Irma's wakeYahoo Singapore NewsMillions of Florida residents were without power Tuesday as the remnants of Hurricane Irma spun northwest into the southeastern US, drenching the region and causing rivers to overflow. Most of the Sunshine State appeared to have dodged forecasts of ...and more »

Florida Keys and State Airports Begin to Reopen as Hurricane Irma Recovery Begins - Fortune;

Florida Keys and State Airports Begin to Reopen as Hurricane Irma Recovery Begins - Fortune

FortuneFlorida Keys and State Airports Begin to Reopen as Hurricane Irma Recovery BeginsFortuneIrma, one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on record, was downgraded to a tropical depression on Monday. It will likely dissipate from Tuesday evening, the National Hurricane Center said. Local authorities told around 90,000 residents of Miami ...and more »

Millions without power in Florida as deadly Irma ploughs north - Times LIVE;

Millions without power in Florida as deadly Irma ploughs north - Times LIVE

Times LIVEMillions without power in Florida as deadly Irma ploughs northTimes LIVEBritish Army Commandos take part in recovery efforts after hurricane Irma passed Tortola, in the British Virgin Islands, September 11, 2017. Image: Captain George Eatwell RM/Ministry of Defence handout via REUTERS. Millions of Florida residents were ...and more »

Hurricane Irma looked absolutely insane from space - BGR;

Hurricane Irma looked absolutely insane from space - BGR

BGRHurricane Irma looked absolutely insane from spaceBGRHurricane Irma made its way inland this weekend, slamming into the west coast of Florida before advancing north, and its while it's now been downgraded to tropical storm status, it's still causing plenty of headaches for residents and travelers ...and more »

Days After Irma Ravages Caribbean, Survivors Still Trying to Get Out - The Weather Channel;

Days After Irma Ravages Caribbean, Survivors Still Trying to Get Out - The Weather Channel

The Weather ChannelDays After Irma Ravages Caribbean, Survivors Still Trying to Get OutThe Weather ChannelThousands are still waiting on much-needed aid in the Caribbean days after Hurricane Irma's devastating blow. Several of the islands calling out for help are U.S. territories. Irma killed at least 34 people in the Caribbean. Days after Hurricane Irma ...and more »

Irma leaves widespread devastation, flooding in Florida -- live updates - CBS News;

Irma leaves widespread devastation, flooding in Florida -- live updates - CBS News

CBS NewsIrma leaves widespread devastation, flooding in Florida -- live updatesCBS NewsLast Updated Sep 11, 2017 10:57 PM EDT. Start video. Replay video. Large play-pause toggle. Play pause. 00:00 00:00 Live. Closed captions. Settings Volume Fullscreen. Learn More. Irma took its parting shot at Florida on Monday, triggering severe ...and more »

Why Hurricane Irma wasn't far worse, and how close it came to catastrophe - Washington Post

Why Hurricane Irma wasn't far worse, and how close it came to catastropheWashington PostHurricane Irma has wrought havoc all over Florida and is no slouch of a storm. But, while extremely costly, it may not rank among the state's worst-ever hurricane disasters, as had been feared. Leading up to its back-to-back landfalls in the Florida ...and more »

Five Hurricane Rankings Are Not Enough For Irma and Harvey—We Need Category 6 - Newsweek;

Five Hurricane Rankings Are Not Enough For Irma and Harvey—We Need Category 6 - Newsweek

NewsweekFive Hurricane Rankings Are Not Enough For Irma and Harvey—We Need Category 6NewsweekThere's been a trail of destruction and flooding along the east Atlantic coast in the last few weeks following Hurricane Harvey and now Hurricane Irma. The latter, currently moving across Florida, is the strongest sustained hurricane ever recorded in ...and more »

Factbox: Over 6 million lose power from Irma in US Southeast - utilities - Reuters;

Factbox: Over 6 million lose power from Irma in US Southeast - utilities - Reuters

ReutersFactbox: Over 6 million lose power from Irma in US Southeast - utilitiesReutersA boat at anchor in the Intercostal Waterway is pictured as Hurricane Irma' arrives in Hollywood, Florida, U.S., September 10, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri. (Reuters) - Over 6 million homes and businesses have lost power in Florida, Georgia, South ...and more »

Read Live Updates As Hurricane Irma Slams Florida - Huffington Post Australia;

Read Live Updates As Hurricane Irma Slams Florida - Huffington Post Australia

Huffington Post AustraliaRead Live Updates As Hurricane Irma Slams FloridaHuffington Post AustraliaMIRAMAR, Fla. ― One of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes ever weakened to a tropical storm as it barged toward northern Florida and Georgia early Monday, uprooting thousands of people and leaving a trail of darkness in its wake. Irma, which at its ...and more »

What we know so far as Hurricane Irma lashes Florida - The Guardian;

What we know so far as Hurricane Irma lashes Florida - The Guardian

The GuardianWhat we know so far as Hurricane Irma lashes FloridaThe GuardianIrma continues to lash Florida as it moves into the north of the state, but is losing strength and has been downgraded to a tropical storm, with sustained winds of 70mph. More 6.2 million homes in Florida are without power and scores of people have ...and more »

Aircraft carrier is rushed to the hurricane-battered Keys - Yahoo News Canada (blog);

Aircraft carrier is rushed to the hurricane-battered Keys - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

Yahoo News Canada (blog)Aircraft carrier is rushed to the hurricane-battered KeysYahoo News Canada (blog)MIAMI — Authorities sent an aircraft carrier and other Navy ships to help with search-and-rescue operations in Florida on Monday as a flyover of the hurricane-battered Keys yielded what the governor said were scenes of devastation. "I just hope ...and more »

Storm Irma brings fresh flooding to Florida after hammering Keys - Reuters India;

Storm Irma brings fresh flooding to Florida after hammering Keys - Reuters India

Reuters IndiaStorm Irma brings fresh flooding to Florida after hammering KeysReuters IndiaTAMPA, Fla.,/MIAMI (Reuters) - Downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm, Irma flooded several northern Florida cities with heavy rain and high storm surge on Monday as it headed out of the state after cutting power to millions and ripping roofs ...and more »

As Irma Shifts West, Powerful Winds Batter Florida Keys - KUOW News and Information;

As Irma Shifts West, Powerful Winds Batter Florida Keys - KUOW News and Information

KUOW News and InformationAs Irma Shifts West, Powerful Winds Batter Florida KeysKUOW News and InformationEvacuees stand in line to enter the Germain Arena, which is being used as a fallout shelter, in advance of Hurricane Irma, in Estero, Fla., Saturday. Gerald Herbert / AP. NOAA graphic showing coastal areas at risk from Hurricane Irma, as of ...and more »

Irma weakens to tropical storm, still lashes Florida with wind and rain - Globalnews.ca;

Irma weakens to tropical storm, still lashes Florida with wind and rain - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caIrma weakens to tropical storm, still lashes Florida with wind and rainGlobalnews.caTAMPA, Fla. – Hurricane Irma weakened into a still-dangerous tropical storm Monday as it pushed inland, triggering record flooding in Florida's northeastern corner, while rescuers in its long, soggy wake struggled to reach victims and learn the full ...and more »

Irma spares Florida its worst fury, but still sets plenty of records - PhillyVoice.com;

Irma spares Florida its worst fury, but still sets plenty of records - PhillyVoice.com

PhillyVoice.comIrma spares Florida its worst fury, but still sets plenty of recordsPhillyVoice.comBefore crashing into Florida, Hurricane Irma set all sorts of records for brute strength as it flattened Caribbean islands and swamped the Florida Keys. Irma's assault — so soon after Harvey's deluge of Houston — marked the first time the U.S. was ...and more »