Greg Allen Greg Allen reports on the diverse issues and developments tied to the Southeast. He covers everything from breaking news to economic and political stories to arts and human interest features.

Keeping An Island Afloat: Obama's Plan To Aid Puerto Rico

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Family Of 31-Year-Old Fatally Shot By Police Officer Demands Answers

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A woman walks in front of a business with the municipal flag painted on the entrance doors in Lares, Puerto Rico, on Sept. 2, 2015. Puerto Rico's economy has been struggling, and Puerto Ricans living on the U.S. mainland, who can vote, vow to be heard this election in an effort to help the ailing U.S. territory. Ricardo Arduengo/AP hide caption

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Puerto Ricans Vow To Have A Bigger Voice In 2016 Election

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Vacationers lie on the beach, as well as their vehicle, as they sunbathe in Daytona during spring break. Only 17 miles of beach are currently open for car use and that number may soon be reduced. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Who 'Owns' The Beach? In Daytona, Cars, Turtles And Hotels Duke It Out

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Rep. Daniel Webster, R-Fla., was endorsed for House speaker by the conservative Freedom Caucus. As speaker of the state legislature in Florida, Webster gave the members more of a say, which is what conservatives in Congress want from their next leader. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Conservatives' Pick For House Speaker Has Experience Flattening 'Pyramid Of Power'

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Coast Guard Suspends Search For El Faro Survivors

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Amid Redevelopment Plans, Miami Residents Fight To Save Little Havana

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U.S. Coast Guard Continues Search For El Faro Survivors

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U.S. Developers Appeal To Foreign Investors With Promise Of A Visa

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Adrian G. Hunsberger, an urban horticulture agent of the University of Florida, shows a carambola, also known as starfruit. It's one of the many fruits that have been quarantined in South Florida amid concerns over an outbreak of the Oriental fruit fly. Alan Diaz/AP hide caption

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This Pest Has Shut Down South Florida's $700 Million Fruit Industry

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Puerto Rico's Governor Announces Plan To Reduce $72 Billion Debt

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Biden Talks Education; Miami Audience Listens For Clues To Presidential Bid

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Katrina Sparked Push To Improve Hurricane Forecasting

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Palm trees bend and banners rip on Canal Street as Hurricane Katrina blows through New Orleans on Aug. 29, 2005 — 10 years ago Saturday. Ted Jackson/The Times-Picayune/Landov hide caption

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3 Views On A Tragedy: Reporters Recall First Days After Katrina

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Joel Munguia (center), owner of Chino's, a barbershop in Kenner, La., sits with his nephew, Waldyn Munguia (left), as they have a laugh outside on the waiting benches at the shop. Munguia came to New Orleans from Honduras in 2005 after Katrina and opened his dream shop for Latino hairstyles in 2012. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Some Moved On, Some Moved In And Made A New New Orleans

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