Judge Backs Revoking Hollywood Nursing Home License After Irma Deaths Offering extensive details of what she described as a “catastrophe,” an administrative law judge has backed a state decision to revoke the license of a Broward County nursing home where residents died after Hurricane Irma.
Hurricane Irma Insurance Claims Top One MillionWith more than 1 million claims filed, estimates of insured losses in Florida from last year’s Hurricane Irma have surpassed $11.08 billion, according to the state Office of Insurance Regulation.
Court Allows FPL Hurricane Irma Class-Action Lawsuit To Move Forward An appeals court Wednesday rejected an attempt by Florida Power & Light to block a class-action lawsuit that alleges the utility did not properly prepare for last year’s Hurricane Irma.
Aid To Low-Income Residents Available For Irma Home RepairsThe Florida Department of Economic Opportunity said Monday it has started making assistance available to low-income residents in certain counties whose homes were damaged last year in Hurricane Irma.
Wasserman Schultz Applauds Fed Audit Of Gov. Scott "Price Gouging" ContractsMore than a year after Hurricane Irma left a trail of devastation across the state, a federal investigation has been launched into how certain parts of the recovery were handled and paid for.
Feds Launch Audit Of Keys Debris ContractsThe Inspector General for the Department of Homeland Security is launching his own investigation into the debris removal controversy surrounding Florida Governor Rick Scott.
One Year Since Tragedy At Rehabilitation Center At Hollywood Hills & Families Still Demand JusticeIt’s been one year since a Hollywood nursing home slowly turned into a death trap in the days after Hurricane Irma.
One Year After Hurricane Irma Keys Tourism ReboundingOne year after Hurricane Irma devastated the island chain, tourism is rebounding in the Florida Keys.
Nearly A Year After Hurricane Irma, Hawks Cay Resort In Keys To ReopenPummeled by Hurricane Irma nearly a year ago, a major resort in the Keys is set to reopen.
Democrats Call For Federal Audit of Keys Debris ContractsThe political storm surrounding the two emergency contracts issued by Governor Rick Scott in the Florida Keys following Hurricane Irma is gaining strength.
Missouri Senator Questions Keys Debris ContractsMissouri Senator Claire McCaskill is demanding answers from the Federal Emergency Management Agency about the two contracts issued by Governor Rick Scott immediately after Hurricane Irma hit the Florida Keys.
Court Backs Moves To Shutter Hollywood Nursing Home After DeathsA state appeals court Wednesday upheld moves by Gov. Rick Scott’s administration to shut down a Broward County nursing home that drew nationwide attention last year after the deaths of residents following Hurricane Irma.
Debris Debacle: “The Governor Was Actually Doing The Price Gouging”In an interview with CBS4 News, Governor Rick Scott continued to defend his decision to issue emergency contracts to remove storm debris after Hurricane Irma and ignore the companies already in place to do the work.
Facing South Florida: CBS4 News Investigates- Debris DebacleCBS4 continues with its investigation into the millions of taxpayer dollars that appear to have been wasted during the cleanup in the Florida Keys following Hurricane Irma.
Hurricane Irma Insurance Losses Close To $10 BillionInsurance loss estimates from Hurricane Irma have hit $9.7 billion, up by more than $1 billion since April, according to the latest numbers posted by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation.