The Daily Populous

Monday October 3rd, 2022 night edition

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Anthony Grande moved away from Fort Myers three years ago in large part because of the hurricane risk.

Some residents, like Grande, installed more solar panels on their roofs and added battery systems as an extra layer of protection from power outages.

So when Hurricane Ian came barreling toward southwest Florida this week, it was a true test for the community.

It knocked out power to more than 2.6 million customers in the state, including 90% of Charlotte County.

The storm uprooted trees and tore shingles from roofs, but other than that Grande said there is no major damage.

Even Kitson chose to ride out the storm in Babcock to see how the community would fare in the hurricane.

Hurricane Fiona ravaged Puerto Rico’s power grid when it made landfall there on September 18. »

Walmart, CVS must face lawsuit over placement of homeopathic products

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Law firms Related documents Homeopathic remedies don’t belong in medicine aisle, Center for Inquiry says. D.C.’s top court revives claims under consumer protection law.

(Reuters) - The District of Columbia’s highest court revived two lawsuits that claim CVS and Walmart are misleading consumers by selling unproven homeopathic products alongside FDA-approved over-the-counter medicines on their store shelves and websites.

The consolidated cases are Center for Inquiry Inc. v. Walmart Inc. and CVS Pharmacy Inc., D.C. Court of Appeals, Nos. »

Diablo IV Leaked Screenshots Reveal World Map & More

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Brand new leaked screenshots for Blizzard’s upcoming Diablo IV have emerged, revealing the game’s world map, character customization menu, and more.

In addition to the world map and character customization menu, these leaked screenshots from Diablo IV also show the the skill tree and the total number of Acts in the campaign.

The aforementioned leaked screenshots from Diablo 4 can be seen below. »

Marjorie Taylor Greene deceptively tells Trump rally that Democrat 'killings' of Republicans have already started

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Marjorie Taylor Greene spoke at a rally for Donald Trump in Michigan on Saturday night.

She referenced two local stories, neither of which appear to back the claim that Republicans are being hunted down.

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene deceptively claimed at a rally for former President Donald Trump in Warren, Michigan, on Saturday that Democrats are murdering Republicans. »

Teen girl denied medication refill under AZ’s new abortion law

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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A 14-year-old Tucson girl was denied a refill of a life-saving prescription drug she had been taking for years just two days after Arizona’s new abortion law had taken effect.

The young girl’s physician, Dr. Deborah Jane Power said “this was the first pediatric patient that had been denied her medication.”.

“My concern was the pharmacist chose to not refill because methotrexate could be used to cause an abortion,” Dr. Power said. »