https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gFu2L-fLieM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrJsba_DfYA Updated at 3:35 p.m. ET As millions of Florida residents begin to assess damage left by Hurricane Irma, people in Georgia and South Carolina are also struggling to cope with heavy flooding and power outages in coastal areas. Some 5.2 million Florida homes and businesses — close to half the state's electricity customers — were without electricity, along with nearly 1 million customers in Georgia, about 140...
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