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The New York Times: Your Weekend Briefing

 Extreme weather, spring gardens, Bitcoin Views expressed in this geopolitical news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Accessed on 05 September 2021, 1241 UTC. Content provided by email subscription to the "New York Times." Source: Thanks for joining us today. Russ Roberts September 5, 2021 By  Remy Tumin Welcome to the Weekend Briefing. We’re covering extreme weather in the U.S., cryptocurrencies in banking and planning for spring gardens. Every house on this street in Queens had significant flood damage from Ida. Benjamin Norman for The New York Times 1. Hurricane Ida’s path of destruction exposed a harsh climate reality:  The U.S. is not prepared for extreme weather . Nearly a week after the storm made landfall in Louisiana, roughly 70 percent of energy customers in New Orleans  remain without power . Cleanup crews are working to contain what