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Navy delivers Irma aid

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The U.S. Navy is delivering emergency aid to Hurricane Irma survivors on the Florida Keys.

The U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln is on a mission of mercy on the keys, bringing food, water and other supplies to communities devastated by Irma's winds.

"We can do a lot. We can provide about an extra 100,000 gallons of water a day," says Captain Putnam Browne.
 
The storm left many homeless and some without jobs.

"There's not going to be any tourism down here for quite some time, which is going to make life tough. No way to make a living," says Keys resident Andy Fortin.  
 
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