Eight residents died at a Florida nursing home which has been without power since Hurricane Irma and the state governor vowed a full investigation Wednesday into what he called an "unfathomable" event.
Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief says three residents died at the scene, and three others died at a nearby hospital. Of the eight patient deaths, seven occurred Wednesday.
And when Hurricane Irma ramped up to a Category 5 monster in the Atlantic, Trump tweeted that the storm "Looks like the largest ever recorded in the Atlantic!" Three elderly residents were found dead on Wednesday inside the sweltering facility, which had been operating with little or no air conditioning, officials said.
President Trump on Thursday traveled to storm-ravaged Florida and applauded how "very few people" had died in Hurricane Irma - which has claimed almost 70 lives in the United States and across the Caribbean.
Police said they have opened an investigation into possible criminal negligence.
Some 4.2 million homes and businesses were still without power on Wednesday in Florida and neighboring states, down from a peak outage tally of 7.4 million customers on Monday.
"The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills is responsible for the safety of their patients", Scott said. The association added that it is working with state officials to identify homes without power so that utility companies could prioritize those in greatest need.
Florida officials including Governor Rick Scott and US Senator Marco Rubio greeted Mr Trump and Vice President Mike Pence in Fort Myers, Florida.
Police were checking on more than 40 other nursing facilities in Hollywood, Kate Stein of member station WLRN tells NPR's Newscast unit.
Detailing the problems identified this week by the Agency for Health Care Administration, member station WLRN reports, "In its complaint, the healthcare agency said that on September 10 the rehab center 'became aware that its air conditioning equipment had ceased to operate effectively.'".
Around 100 people were evacuated from the building since.
A kitchen worker at the center told the Miami Herald that the facility "had power from a generator to cook meals, but no air conditioning".
Sanchez said officers have been assigned to check 42 assisted living facilities and nursing homes in Hollywood to "make sure they are in sufficient care of the elderly".
The Naples Municipal Airport also reported a gust of 142 miles per hour, near reports of 135mph gust and sustained winds of 93mph - the most powerful recorded gusts on the mainland. Florida Power & Light, reportedly claims, the center was not on the county's high priority power restoration list. The hospital's medical director of emergency services, Randy Katz, DO, told The New York Times most of the patients were treated for dehydration, respiratory distress and heat-related issues.
Loup Bureau , le reporter indépendant de 27 ans détenu depuis 51 jours en Turquie, est revenu en France ce dimanche. Macron, a annoncé ouvertement qu'il demandait ma libération, il y a eu des changements".
Bien que nous le fassions à regret, l'annulation est selon nous la seule issue acceptable dans l'environnement actuel . De nouveaux rassemblements devaient avoir lieu samedi, expliquant ainsi la décision de la police.
Security officers surrounded the plane as it was held on the tarmac at Charles de Gualle airport at around 7.45am. Speaking to the Daily Star Online, Mr Anderson said: "Initially the pilot told us there were technical issues".
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has banned Chamara Silva for "misconduct and not playing to the Spirit of the game " in a domestic match. He could have come and given evidence in front of the independent committee [that had made the inquiry into the incident].
The department said it is the 11th confirmed death of a North Atlantic right whale in the Gulf in recent months. More details to come.earchers will try to recover the carcass from the right whale in the next few hours.
On the issue of Masood Azhar , Akbaruddin said, he is a terrorist and we will try to bring him within the ambit of the law. This is the for the first time in 12 years that the General Assembly voted to include the item on the formal agenda.
Pour l'heure rien n'indique que le titre ne sortira pas sur d'autres plateformes mais elles n'ont pas encore été énoncées. C'est le nombre d'années qui se sont écoulées depuis la sortie du (magnifique) jeu " Journey " sur PlayStation.
Let's say Intelligent Tracking Prevention classifies example.com as having the ability to track the user cross-site. At WWDC 2017 , Apple announced a new feature for the Safari web browser called Intelligent Tracking Prevention .
Capri delivers as favorite in St Leger Stakes
Speaking afterwards, Moore said "He's a very good horse, he's an Irish Derby victor and a Group 2-winning two-year-old as well". Despite jockey Ryan Moore's worldwide success, he had never won the Group 1 William Hill St Leger at Doncaster.
OM: Payet dans l'équipe de la semaine
Ils ont eu deux contres: le premier conclu par une frappe d'Evouna à côté et le second en toute fin de période. Un deuxième but aurait été bien pour lui et pour l'OM, mais vu la conjoncture, un 1-0 suffira.
Accident mortel à L'Oudon, près de Livarot
Dans la nuit de samedi 16 à dimanche 17 septembre 2017, vers 2h, une voiture avec deux femmes à son bord, a percuté un arbre. L'accident s'est produit au lieu-dit Le-Billot, à L'Oudon (Calvados), sur la départementale 39.
Falk, Cougars steamroll Oregon State
Jake Luton struggled again while Ryan Nall did Ryan Nall things rushing for 118 yards at 7.9 yards per rush and two touchdowns. Luton, who had appeared to be knocked unconscious, gave a thumbs-up as he left the field. "We were open more".
PM Modi Turns 67, Begins Birthday With Mother's Blessings
The world's second biggest dam, Sardar Sarovar Dam is being inaugurated 60 years after its foundation stone was laid. While his birthday is being celebrated as Sewa Divas, Twitter is flooded with birthday wishes for the Prime Minister.
Wimbush, Adams run all over BC as Irish win 49-20
In the first 30 minutes, the BC defense had been shredded for 271 rushing yards, including 167 yards by ND tailback Josh Adams . Wimbush could not get much going in the passing game, completing just 11-of-24 passes for 96 yards and an interception.
Airtel monsoon offer
This bonus data offer comes in place of the previous offer of 30 GB free 4G data, as reported by The Economic Times . However, the customers will have to install the Airtel TV app on their mobile phones to avail this free data offer.