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Man Braves Muddy Flood Waters to Rescue Elderly Woman From Car

In the video, a white minivan was stranded on a main street in Sun City West. The fast-moving stream has submerged the minivan to the hood.


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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Tue Aug 19, 2014

CAP: Water supplies may be impacted by flooding

Flash Flood Warning issued August 19 at 1:59PM MST expiring August 19 at 4:00PM MST in effect for: Yavapai Flash Flood Warning issued August 19 at 3:03PM MST expiring August 19 at 5:00PM MST in effect for: Maricopa Areal Flood Advisory issued August 19 at 2:55PM MST expiring August 19 at 5:45PM MST in effect for: Maricopa Flash Flood Watch issued ... (more)


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Business Highlights

Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Startups, Facebook, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA

Greenwich Citizen

Floods force dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

A city of Phoenix official blocks a closed section of road as flash flood waters overrun Skunk Creek through the Sonoran Desert, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in northwestern Phoenix.


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New York Daily News

Rescues underway in Arizona as flash-flooding drops 8 inches in Phoenix area

A rescuer is dropped onto the roof of a home near the New River in Arizona, where two people were reported trapped Tuesday afternoon after monsoon rains hit the rea.


Related Topix: Weather, New River, AZ, Natural Disasters, Black Canyon City, AZ

KTNV-TV Las Vegas

Commission honors airmen for flash flood rescue

Clark County commissioners are set to honor U.S. Air Force personnel who pulled a couple from their vehicle before flash flood waters swept it away earlier this month.


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Cybercast News Service

Flash flood watch covers Phoenix area through noon

Heavy rain slowed the Phoenix area's morning commute and resulted in firefighters rescuing multiple motorists from vehicles trapped by street flooding from runoff.


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Brandon Sun

Mayor eyes new flood-fighting strategy

After dealing with two major floods in three years, Brandon City Council has voted to support the establishment of an Assiniboine River Basin Commission.


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WBAY-TV Green Bay

Downpours Cause Flash Flooding in Waupaca

Heavy rains in Northeast Wisconsin caused some residents to use unconventional means to navigate city streets.


Related Topix: Weather, Waupaca, WI, Natural Disasters, Waupaca County, WI

We need answers on island flooding

THE executive of Castle Point Council says living with the threat of flooding on Canvey is "intolerable" and is demanding answers.


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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bangkok Post

Lower north, central on flood alert

Government officials are warning residents of potential flooding and mudslides in the lower northern and central regions after a flash flood hit some 30 houses in Uttaradit's Thong Saen Khan early yesterday.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Weather, World News, Thailand

Mich. governor tours flood damage, meets woman living in tent

Coreena Dragio and her son Jeremy Long speak with Warren Mayor Jim Fouts, right, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, about having to live in a tent after water destroyed their rented home and now mold is forming, in Warren, Mich.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Natural Disasters, Democrat, Sander Levin, Warren, MI, Rick Snyder, US Governors


Recapture of Critical Dam in Iraq Is Successful, Obama Says

Aided by U.S. airstrikes over the weekend, Iraqi and Kurdish forces have successfully recaptured Mosul Dam, which was seized by terrorist group ISIS earlier this month, President Obama told reporters Monday.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Metal, Isis, Terrorism, Natural Disasters,

Madison Publishing

Saskatchewan hospital evacuated as flooding continues in Prairies

Ditches and culverts are at capacity due to overland flooding in Brandon and surrounding southwest Manitoba, Monday, June 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Weather, North America, Canada, World News, Natural Disasters

The Oregonian

Hiker killed; sex-abuse charges; deputies cleared in shooting: Clackamas County Public Safety

Torrential downpours on Mount Hood triggered flash flooding Tuesday, washing out the temporary wooden footbridge where Ramona Falls Trail crosses the Sandy River on Mount Hood's western flank and sweeping a hiker away to his death.


Related Topix: Weather, Clackamas County, OR, Natural Disasters

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Mosul Dam at center of Iraqi battle

Right now, Mosul Dam is the subject of an intense battle in northern Iraq between the Islamic extremists of ISIS, who seized it earlier this month, and Kurdish forces, who are trying to retake it with the aid of U.S. airstrikes.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Natural Disasters,

The Globe and Mail

Nepal flood death toll reaches 101 with 136 missing, officials fear disease outbreak

In this Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 photo, Nepalese villagers carry their belongings while wading through a flooded street to move to safer ground, at Bardia, in western Nepal.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Weather

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Indian Express

Flash flood hits 1,000 UP villages, leaves 28 dead

The government has released Rs 51 crore relief fund for flash flood-hit districts, which include Rs 3.25 crore for Bahraich.


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Military still recovering from Superstorm Sandy in New Jersey

The gleaming white 87-foot patrol boat, now temporarily based out of Bayonne, still cannot go back to its berth at Sandy Hook, where the storm caused $50 million in damage to the Coast Guard facilities.


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, US National Guard, US Air Force, Natural Disasters, Chris Christie, US Governors

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Rogers: 'Never say never' for combat troops

Republican Rep. Mike Rogers told CNN Sunday he'll "never say never" to the possibility of U.S. combat troops returning to the ground in Iraq to fight Islamic extremists.

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