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The Glazer family, which owns the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the majority of Manchester United, have donated $ 1 million to the Red Cross for Hurricane Irma relief efforts.
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The hurricane swept through Florida over the weekend, causing power outages and destruction across the state, with areas like the Florida Keys being most devastated. According to Catherine E. Shoichet and Alanne Orjoux of CNN.com, “The Tampa Bay area feared a direct hit from a major hurricane, but ended up getting more of a sideways swipe from a weakened Irma.”
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