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Thursday, September 21, 2017
Matt Pearce, Molly Hennessy Fiske and Evan Halper
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Why Didn’t Hurricane Irma Kill More Americans? Thank The Meteorologists

Hurricane Irma, which collided with Florida over the weekend, was in a similar league as those storms in its sheer power, and the number of people living in vulnerable areas has only grown. So how has the number of deaths — in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina as of Monday night — remained in single digits?

September 13, 2017