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  • The Three - Katia, Irma and Jose
    The Three - Katia, Irma and Jose
    The three major hurricanes occurring within days of one another.
  • Hurricane Irma's Projected Track
    Hurricane Irma's Projected Track
  • Hurrican Irma's Storm Surge
    Hurrican Irma's Storm Surge
    The projected storm surge in Florida from Hurricane Irma.

WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. shed 33,000 jobs in September because of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which closed thousands of businesses in Texas and Florida and forced widespread evacuations. It marked the first monthly hiring drop in nearly seven years.

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