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  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- Leading owners of prime U.S. office space are taking a page from the hotel industry to boost profits from coworking's rapid growth and to mitigate some of the risk they assume when signing long-term leases with these flexible workspace providers. Blackstone Group's EQ Office, private equity firm Rubenstein Partners LP and others have turned to "...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 17- U.S. homebuilding dropped more than expected in September as construction activity in the South fell by the most in nearly three years, likely held down by Hurricane Florence. Other details of the report published by the Commerce Department on Wednesday were also soft. "The housing market continues to sputter," said Robert Frick, corporate...

  • Southeast were still without power on Tuesday, according to local power companies, since Hurricane Michael last week swept up the East Coast from Florida to Virginia. In total, over 3.2 million customers lost power from Florida to New York after Michael struck the Florida Panhandle as a Category 4 storm with maximum sustained winds of 155 miles per hour.

  • Southeast were still without power on Tuesday after Hurricane Michael swept up the East Coast from Florida to Virginia last week, according to local power companies. In total, over 3.2 million customers lost power from Florida to New York after Michael struck the Florida Panhandle as a Category 4 storm with maximum sustained winds of 155 miles per hour.

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  • Southeast were still without power on Tuesday after Hurricane Michael swept up the East Coast from Florida to Virginia last week, according to local power companies. In total, over 3.2 million customers lost power from Florida to New York after Michael struck the Florida Panhandle as a Category 4 storm with maximum sustained winds of 155 miles per hour.

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  • MEXICO BEACH, Fla., Oct 13- Search and rescue volunteers have located hundreds of people reported missing in the U.S. Crews heard cries for help and crowbarred into a mobile home crumpled by the storm in Panama City, freeing a mother and daughter, both diabetics who had been trapped in a closet without insulin for two days and were on the verge of diabetic shock,...

  • MEXICO BEACH, Fla., Oct 12- Searchers on Friday uncovered the first body in the rubble of the Florida town of Mexico Beach, which was nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, as the toll from the historic storm rose to at least 18 and was expected to climb further. "I've watched on television, thinking of what others have experienced, like in the Carolinas and Texas,"...

  • MEXICO BEACH, Fla., Oct 12- Searchers on Friday found the first body in the rubble of the Florida coastal town of Mexico Beach, which was nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, as the toll from the historic storm rose to at least 17 and was expected to rise. "I've watched on television, thinking of what others have experienced, like in the Carolinas and Texas," Mexico...

  • Oct 12- More than 940,000 homes and businesses on the U.S. East Coast were without power on Friday after Hurricane Michael and its remnants moved from Florida to Virginia, according to local power companies. Some customers in the hardest hit parts of Florida may have to wait weeks for power to be restored, the utilities said. Southern Co's Gulf Power unit said it...

  • Searchers found one person dead in the rubble of Mexico Beach, said Joseph Zahralban, Miami's fire chief and the task force leader of a search and rescue unit. "I've watched on television, thinking of what others have experienced, like in the Carolinas and Texas," Mexico Beach Mayor Al Cathey told reporters. The number of fatalities is expected to rise further as...

  • Oct 12- More than 1 million homes and businesses on the U.S. East Coast were without power on Friday after Hurricane Michael and its remnants moved from Florida to Virginia, according to local power companies. Some customers in the hardest hit parts of Florida may have to wait weeks for power to be restored, the utilities said. Southern Co's Gulf Power unit said it...

  • MEXICO BEACH, Fla., Oct 12- Rescue crews confronted with shattered roads, fallen trees and miles of ruins struggled on Friday to get to Florida Panhandle communities hardest hit by Hurricane Michael, saying they expected the death toll of 14 to rise. None of the confirmed 14 fatalities were reported from the oceanfront communities, such as Mexico Beach, Port St. Joe...

  • Oct 12- More than 1.1 million homes and businesses on the U.S. East Coast were without power on Friday after Hurricane Michael and its remnants marched from Florida to Virginia, according to local power companies. Some customers in the hardest hit parts of Florida may have to wait weeks for power to be restored, the utilities said. Southern Co's Gulf Power unit said...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 12- Two leading U.S. lawmakers, both sharp critics of China, urged Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday to consider dropping China's Huawei Technologies from helping to build next-generation 5 G telecommunications networks. Senators Mark Warner, a Virginia Democrat, and Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican, said they had "grave...

  • MEXICO BEACH, Fla., Oct 12- Rescue crews worked their way through fallen trees and heaps of rubble on Friday in the Florida Panhandle towns hit the hardest by Hurricane Michael, looking for people trapped or killed by a storm blamed for at least 12 deaths. So far, counties along the affected northwest Florida coast have reported no deaths related to the storm.

  • PORT ST. JOE, Fla., Oct 12- Rescuers used heavy equipment and search dogs on Friday to look for people trapped or killed in the Florida Panhandle towns devastated by Hurricane Michael, amid expectations the death toll of 12 from the powerful storm will climb. So far, counties along the hard-hit northwest Florida coast have reported no deaths related to the storm.

  • PORT ST. JOE, Fla., Oct 12- Rescuers used heavy equipment to clear debris in the Florida Panhandle towns hit hardest by Hurricane Michael, searching for survivors amid expectations the death toll of 12 from the powerful storm likely will climb. Michael charged ashore on Wednesday near the small Florida Panhandle town of Mexico Beach as one of the most powerful...