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Five die in Florida nursing home after Irma knocked out power

Five die in Florida nursing home after Irma knocked out power

They have opened up a criminal investigation into the deaths. Randy Katz, medical director of Memorial Regional's emergency department. "There's nothing we can do, ' said a 'frustrated" Long. Relief from the storm is coming slowly. Elsewhere, a South Florida townhouse that weathered the storm was gutted by fire when power was restored , which caused the stove to ignite items left on the cooktop.


IRS grants tax extensions to those affected by Hurricane Irma

IRS grants tax extensions to those affected by Hurricane Irma

This donation is in addition to the $3.5 million that the company committed last week to Hurricane Harvey relief. The support is in addition to the $ 1 million the company pledged after Hurricane Harvey.FedEx is proud to use its global network to help the American Red Cross , Direct Relief, International Medical Corps, Heart to Heart International, Salvation Army, Team Rubicon and Water Mission respond to these unprecedented disasters.



S&P 500 tops 2500, as dollar weakens

There was mixed news from the manufacturing sector, as total industrial activity plunged 0.9% percent in August, versus expectations of a 0.1% decline. The acceleration in inflation could keep the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates later this year. The biggest contributions to the gains were made by stocks in Boeing , 3M and Apple .


Dow Closes At Record High

Dow Closes At Record High

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at its fourth straight record, rising almost 0.3 per cent to 22,268.34, while the broader S&P 500 rose 0.2 per cent to 2,500.23, edging to a new all-time high. The energy index climbed 0.39% after United States crude hit $50 per barrel for the first time since 10 August on a bullish demand forecast by the International Energy Agency.


Let us use overseas aid budget for Hurricane Irma victims, Britain pleads

Let us use overseas aid budget for Hurricane Irma victims, Britain pleads

Downing Street insisted the UK's aid effort had not been hampered by the limits set by the Paris-based Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. Over £650,000 has been donated to a British Red Cross Appeal, with the UK Government matching every pound. As well as emergency supplies, the British Red Cross has also sent six experts to help with the emergency response.


UNFI: No worries on Whole Foods

UNFI: No worries on Whole Foods

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