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Forecasters: Active Hurricane Season Coming

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This year’s Atlantic hurricane season, which starts this coming week, is likely to be normal or more active than normal, federal forecasters said today. NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center said there’s about a one-in-three chance of the season being more active than usual. The chances of a normal season are about …

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NextEra Buys Gulf Power

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NextEra Energy said Monday it is buying Gulf Power from Southern Company, along with Florida City Gas and its stake in two natural gas-fueled power plants. The $6.475 million deal, which includes NextEra taking on about $1.4 billion in Gulf Power’s debt, adds more Florida generating capacity to NextEra, which …

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The Lede, Jan. 8, 2018

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The Lede, for Jan. 8, 2018 By David Royse Welcome to tomorrow, today. New industries, ideas, big stories about stuff that you haven’t thought much about, but you should, because it is increasingly going to be part of our world.  Good morning, and welcome to your Monday. State legislators are …

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Daily Fantasy Sports Moving Forward in Florida

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DFS: A proposal to formally legalize daily fantasy sports in Florida was approved easily in a state Senate committee on Thursday, even as the Seminole Tribe warns the measure could cost the state some gaming revenue. LedeTree The proposed bill officially authorizes and sets out some rules for daily fantasy sports …

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