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Cliff Coddington inspects a young orange tree that's been uprooted by Hurricane Ian on a ranch he runs in Sarasota County, Fla. Saul Martinez for NPR hide caption

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Florida agriculture has been slammed by Hurricane Ian

Agriculture is a major industry in Florida and Hurricane Ian destroyed farms, killed livestock and toppled citrus trees. Farmers have faced challenges before and vow to come out stronger.

President Biden works the phones during a grassroots volunteer event with the Oregon Democrats at the SEIU Local 49 in Portland, Ore., on Friday. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Biden is on the midterm campaign trail. But he's not welcome everywhere

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Cliff Coddington inspects a young orange tree that's been uprooted by Hurricane Ian on a ranch he runs in Sarasota County, Fla. Saul Martinez for NPR hide caption

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Florida agriculture has been slammed by Hurricane Ian

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A Russian Iskander-M missile launcher parades through Red Square in central Moscow on May 7, 2022. The Iskander is one of several Russian systems that can launch nuclear weapons. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Russia's nuclear arsenal is huge, but will Putin use it?

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Chelle Wyatt holds her hearing aid on April 15, 2022, in Salt Lake City. Rick Bowmer/AP hide caption

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What to know now that hearing aids are available over the counter

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Composer Julia Wolfe at the Nashville Symphony Orchestra's world premiere of her piece Her Story on Sept. 15, 2022. Kurt Heinecke/Nashville Symphony hide caption

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Our biggest orchestras are finally playing more music by women. What took so long?

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