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Few without power in Lee, Collier counties 12 days after Irma

Few without power in Lee, Collier counties 12 days after Irma

He suspended tolls on September 5, because he wanted to focus on recovery efforts and allow people to evacuate and return to the state before and after Hurricane Irma.

Tolls were reinstated throughout the state Thursday morning, a decision made by Gov. Rick Scott.

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Ali's six-hitting assault really got going as England scored a remarkable 50 runs in two overs-the 45 and 46th of their innings. He should have been out for 87 when he smashed a Jerome Taylor full toss to point only for Gayle to drop the catch at point.

The crews were part of a two-stage deployment to help Florida Power and Light (FPL) with restoration efforts related to Hurricane Irma.

Collier County was down to 2 percent without power, or 5,109 customers.

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Officials of six counties - Sarasota, Orange, Manatee, Indian River, Hendry and Alachua - complained to the state government last week about debris-hauling companies working only in South Florida, where they command higher prices. As Irma approached Florida, an estimated 6.3 million people were directed through mandatory or voluntary evacuations to find shelter inland or further away. The turnpike system backed the governor's toll suspension. "Suspending tolls was critical to helping Floridians travel safely and quickly during the largest ever evacuation in US history". They have been granted license-free freshwater and saltwater fishing and free passes to state parks for one year.

Jimmy Kimmel thanks Sen. McCain for opposing Graham-Cassidy bill
John McCain announced Friday that he can not "in good conscience" vote for the GOP's latest plan to overhaul Obamacare . Kimmel brushed off the senator's defense, and continued to criticize Cassidy for dismissing his concerns.


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