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REFILE-Cruise ship passengers await Florida deal allowing them to disembark

Apr 01 2020

MIAMI, April 1 The U.S. government and Florida were working on a plan on Wednesday to allow thousands of cruise ship passengers exposed to an onboard coronavirus outbreak to disembark, a day after President Donald Trump urged the governor to drop his opposition to their docking.

Tropical storm warning issued for Bahamas; 1,300 still missing

Sep 12 2019

NASSAU A tropical cyclone was forecast to move across the northwestern Bahamas in the coming days, potentially bringing more rain and wind to islands already devastated by Hurricane Dorian, the U.S. National Hurricane Center warned on Thursday. | Video

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for direct hit

Aug 30 2019

MIAMI, Aug 30 Hurricane Dorian is expected to strengthen into a dangerous Category 3 storm on Friday with winds of at least 111 mph (178 km/h) as it heads towards Florida's Atlantic coast.

Hurricane intensifies, Trump says Florida faces 'absolute monster'

Aug 30 2019

MIAMI/NEW YORK Florida residents were bracing for a hurricane on Thursday that was threatening to smack into the center of the state over the Labor Day weekend, and President Donald Trump said it appeared the storm's winds would be "unbelievably high." | Video

Survivors of Florida school massacre rally for gun ban in state capital

Feb 21 2018

TALLAHASSEE/PARKLAND, Fla. Student activists from the Florida high school where 17 teens and staff were shot and killed began a march to the state capital of Tallahassee on Wednesday, where they were to meet with lawmakers to call for a ban on assault-style weapons. | Video

Survivors of Florida school shooting launch gun control push

Feb 21 2018

PARKLAND/TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Dozens of students and parents from the Florida high school where 17 teens and staff members were slain last week in a shooting rampage arrived in the state capital of Tallahassee on Tuesday to lobby for a ban on assault-style rifles. | Video

More than 50 arrested for looting in Miami during Irma: police

Sep 13 2017

MIAMI Miami area police arrested more than 50 suspected looters during Hurricane Irma, including 26 people who were accused of breaking into a single Wal-Mart (WMT.N> store, authorities said on Tuesday.

Irma's winds buckle three giant cranes in South Florida

Sep 11 2017

MIAMI Cranes at three South Florida high rises under construction collapsed in the face of heavy winds as Hurricane Irma ripped through the area on Sunday, days after authorities warned about dangers to cranes from the approaching storm.

Irma's winds buckle three giant cranes in South Florida

Sep 10 2017

MIAMI Cranes at three South Florida high rises under construction collapsed in the face of heavy winds as Hurricane Irma ripped through the area on Sunday, days after authorities warned about dangers to cranes from the approaching storm.

Irma's winds buckle three giant cranes in South Florida

Sep 10 2017

MIAMI Cranes at three South Florida high rises under construction collapsed in the face of heavy winds as Hurricane Irma ripped through the area on Sunday, days after authorities warned about dangers to cranes from the approaching storm.

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