Hurricane Irma, Still Off US Coast, Already Wreaks Economic Havoc 1 234 567

Hurricane Irma, Still Off US Coast, Already Wreaks Economic Havoc

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Hurricane Irma, still heading for the U.S., already has caused more than 1,000 flight cancellations, raised orange juice prices and prompted investors to sell the stocks of cruise ship companies, insurance firms, and travel companies, even before economists could finish adding up the cost of Hurricane Harvey, which recently slammed Houston, Texas.

Wednesday, the U.S. central bank said Harvey caused "broad disruptions to economic activity" along the Gulf Coast, including closed...

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