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‘Our community is wiped out’: low-income Americans likely to be hit hardest by Hurricane Ian

The Observer 02 Oct 2022
For Connie Irvin, 82, and her partner, Cheryl Lange, the cost of Hurricane Ian’s devastating tear across Florida was clear ... The pair lost their mobile home on Sanibel Island off the state’s west coast and are now homeless, staying in a motel inland about 35 miles away near Naples, Florida, that currently has no electricity.
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Biden to visit Florida and Puerto Rico to view Hurricane Ian devastation

Yahoo Daily News 02 Oct 2022
The White House announced late Saturday that the Bidens will visit Puerto Rico on Monday and Florida on Wednesday ... Across the Florida straits, new protests flared in Cuba on Saturday over the ongoing blackouts in Havana as crews scrambled to restore electricity ... At least 1,100 rescues had been made in Florida since the storm struck, Gov.
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US Coast Guard searches for 23 migrants missing near Florida Keys amid Hurricane Ian

Finger Lakes Times 29 Sep 2022
Coast Guard launched a search Wednesday for 23 people who, among a group of Cuban migrants, attempted to cross the Florida Straits as Hurricane Ian made its way past the Florida Keys ... Florida peninsula.
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Fox anchors get facts wrong in rushing to defend oil companies against warnings of price gouging

Media Matters 29 Sep 2022
While the full extent of the devastation in western Florida from Hurricane Ian is still being calculated, Gov ... And we don't want anybody to take advantage of the desperate straits that so many Florida citizens are in right now.
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Photos: The most devastating hurricanes in US history

Gulf News 29 Sep 2022
Florida Keys Hurricane, 1919. Also known as the 'Atlantic Gulf Hurricane,' this storm sank 10 ships in the Florida Straits, drowning 500, before causing massive damage to Corpus Christi, Texas ... Courtesy State Library and Archives of Florida Image Credit ... The hurricane effectively ended south Florida's economic boom.
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Good Morning, News: Oregon Hospitals Sue the State, Search for Oakland Gunman Continues, and the ...

Portland Mercury 29 Sep 2022
by Isabella Garcia ... Now, onto the news! In local news ... • Over 2 million people in Florida were without power last night as Hurricane Ian battered the Florida Peninsula ... The US Coast Guard has also l aunched a search for 23 people , likely Cuban migrants, who were attempting to cross the Florida Straits by boat during Hurricane Ian ... BREAKING.
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On the brink of Armageddon: As Putin warns he's willing to unleash nuclear war, Max ...

The Daily Mail 29 Sep 2022
ABYSS. THE CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS 1962. by Max Hastings ... The U.S. had imposed a blockade of its troublesome and defiant Caribbean neighbour, Fidel Castro's Cuba, in order to stop the Soviet Union, Cuba's communist ally, delivering any more nuclear missiles to the island — just 100 miles away across the Florida Straits and now threatening the U.S ... .
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FL Marine Warning and Forecast

The Argus Press 28 Sep 2022
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM. STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE ... STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF ... STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY ... STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT.
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Florida prepares for Ian's impact 'one way or the other' as hurricane strengthens

Union Leader 27 Sep 2022
Ian is predicted to peak as a 140 mph Category 4 hurricane west of the Florida Straits late Tuesday or early Wednesday, which would make it the strongest September hurricane to pass through the Gulf of Mexico since Rita in 2005 ... The storm will pass well west of the Florida Straits ...
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Florida hunkers down for Ian

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 27 Sep 2022
Ian is predicted to peak as a 140 mph Category 4 hurricane west of the Florida Straits late today or early Wednesday, which would make it the strongest September hurricane to pass through the Gulf of Mexico since Rita in 2005 ... The storm will pass well west of the Florida Straits ...
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Hurricane Ian begins to lash Cuba with heavy winds, rainThe storm is forecast to strengthen ...

Deccan Herald 27 Sep 2022
Juan Ruiz, a custodian for a coffee shop looking over the Straits of Florida, said the business had stripped all its merchandise and equipment the night before, preferring to work with the sea instead of fighting it ... Florida bound ... or turn northwest toward Florida's Panhandle.
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Puerto Rico Calls for Jones Act Waiver for a Tanker of Texas Diesel

The Maritime Executive 27 Sep 2022
A foreign-flagged product tanker laden with 300,000 barrels of American-origin fuel has been idling off the coast of Ponce, Puerto Rico, and the island's government would like it to berth and unload ... Gov ... The Parks called in Texas City, Texas on September 16, then got under way for the Florida Straits on a voyage to Europe ... ....
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Tropical Storm Ian strengthens on perilous path toward Florida

The Day 26 Sep 2022
It is set to slam western Cuba before turning north and aiming toward Florida later this week ... Florida is under a state of emergency, which Gov ... Ian is predicted to peak as a 130-mph Category 4 hurricane west of the Florida Straits on Tuesday, which would make it the strongest September hurricane to pass through the Gulf of Mexico since Rita in 2005.
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Ian gains strength on track to Florida

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 26 Sep 2022
"The impacts will be broad throughout the state of Florida," DeSantis said during a briefing on Sunday morning ... Ian is predicted to peak as a 130-mph Category 4 hurricane west of the Florida Straits on Tuesday, which would make it the strongest September hurricane to pass through the Gulf of Mexico since Rita in 2005.
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With a likely Ian incoming, Florida may see its most serious hurricane threat in years ...

News Chief 24 Sep 2022
Florida has had a favorable run of tropical luck over the last few years ... Florida state of emergency ... Is a hurricane going to hit Florida? What we know about Tropical Depression Nine ... The most probable path will carry the storm into the eastern Gulf of Mexico, though a track further east into the Straits of Florida remains a possibility.

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