Hurricane Maria

Hurricane Irma hits Miami
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June 01, 2018 - 11:05 am
By Joe Reedy, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's governor and Legislature promised a dizzying array of fixes following the devastation of last year's hurricanes. But heading into a new storm season, the state has enacted only a few changes — the largest aimed at protecting seniors...
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Using a cell phone for a flash light, Jose Manuel Torres, 60, made his way to the small room where he now uses as a home as the rest of his home is being fixed after it was destroyed more than seven months ago by Hurricane Maria.
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May 29, 2018 - 9:51 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A new study contends that many more deaths than normal occurred in Puerto Rico in the three months after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, mostly because of problems getting medicines or medical care. Researchers surveyed a small sample of neighborhoods and from...
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Mark Abrams
April 12, 2018 - 2:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Hurricane forecasters are dropping four names they use to identify such storms because of the historic impact the four had last year. Trent Davis, a National Weather Service forecaster based in Mount Holly, New Jersey, says it's something that happens from time to...
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Aug 26, 2017; Corpus Christi, TX, USA; Mobile homes are destroyed at an RV park after Hurricane Harvey landed in the Coast Bend area.
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April 05, 2018 - 7:17 pm
(CNN) -- After a record drought that featured no major (Category 3-5) hurricane landfalls in the United States, 2017 roared to life, reminding everyone how powerful and destructive these monster storms can be. The drought lasted more than a decade and ended with not one, but three major hurricanes...
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