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From Florida to California, dwindling insurance options

As Hurricane Idalia barreled through Florida Wednesday, thousands of homeowners faced the possibility of rebounding without property insurance. In the past few years, nearly a dozen property insurers in Florida have liquidated. More have either left the state or restricted coverage, including Farmers Insurance, which pulled out of the Sunshine…
bubmag
August 31, 2023
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STORM RACES THROUGH CAROLINAS

HORSESHOE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Florida and Georgia residents living along Hurricane Idalia’s path of destruction on Thursday picked through piles of rubble where homes once stood, threw tarps over ripped-apart roofs and gingerly navigated streets left underwater or clogged with fallen trees and dangerous electric wires. “My plan today…
bubmag
August 31, 2023
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Hurricane Idalia batters Florida – in pictures

Hurricane Idalia tore into Florida with powerful winds splitting trees in half, ripping roofs off hotels and turning small cars into boats. After coming ashore in the state’s Big Bend region, the storm swept into Georgia where it flooded roads and sent some residents fleeing to higher ground Read More
bubmag
August 31, 2023
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Hurricane Idalia Storm Surge Washes Away Florida Home

A jaw-dropping video shows Hurricane Idalia's violent storm surge destroy a home in a small Florida beach town. Idalia slammed Florida Wednesday morning as a devastating Category 3 hurricane, pummeling the Sunshine State with torrential rain, destructive winds and punishing storm surge. Idalia made landfall along Florida's Big Bend, where…
bubmag
August 31, 2023