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Dozens dead from Ian, one of America’s strongest and costliest storms

CHARLESTON, SC (AP) – Rescuers searched for survivors among the ruins of Florida homes flooded by Hurricane Ian as authorities in South Carolina waited for daylight to assess damage from its strike there while the remains of one of the strongest and the costliest hurricanes to ever hit the United States continued to push north. …

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Live Updates: Hurricane Ian Heading for South Carolina

latest in Hurricane Ian: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The US death toll from Hurricane Ian rose to 27 as of Friday night. According to the Florida Commission of Medical Examiners, several new deaths have been attributed to the storm, including a 62-year-old woman who died after sustaining injuries and drowning when a tree fell on a …

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Florida health centers evacuate patients after Ian

Thousands of people were evacuated from nursing homes and hospitals in Florida on Thursday, even as winds and water from Hurricane Ian began to recede. Hundreds of those evacuations were taking place in the hard-hit Fort Myers region, where the damage cut off drinking water supplies to at least nine hospitals. Kristen Knapp of the …

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