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2005-10-26 14:19:22

Corrects sentence in paragraph 11 to read " ...The remnants of Wilma faded over the Atlantic Ocean after lashing the U.S. northeast on Tuesday...

2005-10-26 14:26:30

By Jim Loney MIAMI (Reuters) - Floridians lined up for gas, water, ice and money on Wednesday, and power crews worked to restore electricity to 5.5 million people as the state's most-populous region slowly recovered from Hurricane Wilma.

2005-10-24 20:56:51

By Michael Christie MIAMI (Reuters) - Hurricane Wilma swamped and pounded southern Florida on Monday, killing four as it shattered high-rise windows, uprooted trees, destroyed mobile homes and cut power to almost 7 million people.

2005-10-24 06:52:36

By Laura Myers KEY WEST, Florida (Reuters) - Hurricane Wilma crashed ashore in southern Florida on Monday and roared across the Everglades toward the densely populated Miami area after slamming Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula and killing 17 people across the Caribbean.

2005-10-24 06:51:39

By Laura Myers KEY WEST, Florida (Reuters) - Hurricane Wilma crashed ashore in southern Florida on Monday and roared across the Everglades toward the densely populated Miami area after slamming Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula and killing 17 people across the Caribbean.

2005-09-20 09:46:00

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. housing starts dropped by a larger-than-expected 1.3 percent in August as a 9.4 percent slide in multifamily housing construction offset a slight increase in groundbreaking on single-family homes, a Commerce Department report showed on Tuesday.

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2005-09-15 13:39:17

Hurricane Katrina has become the most destructive such storm ever to strike the United States, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday.

2005-09-09 13:09:36

By Crispian Balmer GULFPORT, Mississippi (Reuters) - Hurricane Katrina has set a new benchmark for storm devastation on the Mississippi coast, but the widespread destruction is not about to make the survivors re-build their homes any stronger. Katrina touched down on the U.S.

2005-09-01 19:23:34

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Citing sensitivity over the real-life disaster unfolding on the U.S. Gulf Coast, broadcaster ABC has pulled its promotions for a drama series about a family coping with a fictional hurricane.

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2005-08-31 14:40:00

As Hurricane Katrina weakened on Wednesday after ripping through four Southern states, insurance companies began processing claims even as the full extent of the storm remained unclear.


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plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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