Hurricane Irma Punishes Caribbean; Resort Owner Robert De Niro Vows To Rebuild

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The strongest hurricane ever recorded in the Atlantic slammed into the Caribbean today as a Category 5 storm with sustained winds of 185 mph.
Hurricane Irma cut a swath of destruction on a number of leeward islands as it churns toward Florida. The National Hurricane Center said that as of 8 pm ET, the storm was passing just north of Puerto Rico, and it posted hurricane warnings for that U.S. territory along with the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, Dominican Republic…