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The first hurricane to make landfall in Florida in 11 years has caused mass flooding and stripped power from more than 300,000 homes and businesses.
Hurricane Hermine's 80mph winds wreaked havoc across the US state after sweeping ashore on Friday around 20 miles south of the capital Tallahassee.
Evacuations were ordered in parts of five counties as the torrential downpours and high surf left some communities under water.
One storm-related death was reported by authorities in the northern town of Ocala, where a fallen tree killed a homeless man sleeping in his tent.
Hermine diminished into a tropical storm before plowing up the Atlantic Coast into the Carolinas.
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The shooting at a Florida nightclub, which left at least two dead and over a dozen injured, was "not terrorist related".
Police in the US state said the deadly shooting in Fort Myers was "not an act of terror".
Officials also confirmed the ages of two people known to have died in the attack as 14 - already identified as aspiring basketball player Stefan Strawder - and 18.
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A victim of the Port Myers nightclub shooting has posted this picture from his hospital bed.
Timothy Settles shared the image on his Facebook page - writing earlier: "I don't want to die."
Two people were killed and more than a dozen injured in the attack at an teen night at Club Blu in the early hours of Monday morning.