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Yes, climate change made Harvey and Irma worse - CNN

(CNN) The right time to talk climate change is now. It might seem premature when people in the Caribbean, Florida and Texas are still mucking out their flooded homes. And no, changes in our planet's atmosphere did not cause Hurricanes Harvey or Irma ...and more »

Hurricane Irma: Three-quarters of one Florida county still without power - CNN

Sebring, Florida (CNN) In Highlands County, Florida, where the power went out for almost everyone, the days after Hurricane Irma are full of anguish. "It's just hot. I mean it's been miserable for everyone," resident Adam Keene said. For the fourth ...and more »

Eight Dead From Sweltering Nursing Home as Florida Struggles After Irma - New York Times

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — The first patient was rushed into the emergency room of Memorial Regional Hospital around 3 a.m. on Wednesday, escaping a nursing home that had lost air-conditioning in the muggy days after Hurricane Irma splintered power lines ...and more »

Trump vows to return to Florida after viewing "historic" Irma impacts - CBS News

Last Updated Sep 14, 2017 2:08 PM EDT. President Trump told residents of Florida that he will return to the region and will do whatever it takes to help rebuild the state after seeing just some of the damage sustained to the state during Hurricane Irma ...and more »

Trump Hands Out Hoagies and Reassurances in Storm-Battered Florida - New York Times

NAPLES, Fla. — President Trump traveled to Florida on Thursday to take part in what has quickly become a familiar tableau for him: the windbreaker-clad commander in chief, surveying hurricane devastation, bucking up local officials, and alighting from ...and more »

Florida governor remains unsure about climate change after Hurricane Irma - Politico

MIAMI — Gov. Rick Scott is again weathering criticism over global warming in the wake of Hurricane Irma, and won't say if he believes man-made climate change is real. “Clearly our environment changes all the time, and whether that's cycles we're going ...and more »

The Angels of Irma - TIME

Boynton Beach inlet in Palm Beach County was pounded by wind and waves as Hurricane Irma roared ashore on Sept. 10. Jim Rassol—South Florida Sun-Sentinel/AP. By Jeffrey Kluger and Haley Sweetland Edwards / Miami. Updated: September 27, 2017 9:09 AM ET ...and more »

Eight dead after South Florida nursing home's air conditioning fails following Hurricane Irma - Washington Post

At least eight elderly people died in a sweltering South Florida nursing home after it apparently lost its air conditioning amid ongoing, widespread power outages related to Hurricane Irma. The deaths, which prompted a criminal investigation Wednesday ...and more »

Trump dismisses climate change question by contradicting himself on hurricanes - CNN

(CNN) President Donald Trump, pressed on whether back-to-back deadly hurricanes have changed his views on climate change, dodged the question on Thursday by contradicting past comments he made about the size of storms that have rocked Texas and Florida ...and more »

Florida Deaths in Sweltering Nursing Home Show Post-Disaster Perils - U.S. News & World Report

The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills is seen in Hollywood, north of Miami, Florida, U.S., September 13, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Innerarity Reuters. By Andrew Innerarity. HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (Reuters) - Inside a sweltering nursing home, a crisis ...and more »