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1 hr ago | The Times

South Hall flooding case goes to US court

The case involving two Flowery Branch business owners seeking damages for their flooded property has been moved to U.S. District Court, with both parties filing disclosures this week.

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Related Topix: Hall County, GA, Flowery Branch, GA, Natural Disasters

5 hrs ago | CBC News

Lake Manitoba flood threat too much for some residents

The flood fight is underway along Lake Manitoba, but some residents say the threat of more water - three years after the area was flooded - is too much for them to bear.

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9 hrs ago | BreakingNews.ie

Town hit by massive mud slide and flood in freak storm

Residents have described the chilling moments when a river of mud and water swept through their town flooding homes and businesses.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Mudflow, Weather

13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Roads resembled rivers in Kamloops flash flood

Flooded vehicles sit in water following flash flooding in Kamloops, B.C., on July 23, 2014.

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18 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

SLIDESHOW: Flash floods hit Doncaster villages

Flash flooding this week has left a number of families in Doncaster facing clean-up bill for thousands of pounds.

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22 hrs ago | The Record-Courier

County: Sunday storm 100-year flood

Ron Brill, a Johnson Lane resident for 18 years, shovels 4-inches of mud from his garage on Monday.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Johnson Lane, NV, Weather, Douglas County, NV

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Korea Herald

Preparing for worst saves lives: flood expert

People working on water management issues should always assume and prepare for the worst when it comes to natural disasters and climate change, according to Philippe Gourbesville, the director of Polytech Nice Sophia in France.

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Examiner.com

Obama visits flood victims, Mississippi River continues to crest

As the Mississippi River continues to swell, spilling into Louisiana mainlands, President Barack Obama will be in Memphis Monday to speak with families displaced by the flooding.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, US News, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

WITN

Streets Flood, Power Outages As Storms Move Across Eastern Carolina

The Winchester Drive area of Ayden was flooded by the heavy rains around lunchtime.

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Brandon Sun

Flood outlets could be done in three years, Pallister says

THE province could build the needed outlets to lower Lake Manitoba in less than half the time the province says it needs, Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says.

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Transitions Online

Lost in the Flood

Svetla Rumenova had just finished frying a pan of fish for dinner when the flash floods came.

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Crow

Action needed to fix persistent flooding problem at Royston junction

Action is needed to tackle persistent flooding of a Royston junction which has been regular headache for 25 years, says one concerned neighbour.

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Related Topix: South Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Hertfordshire County, England, Cambridgeshire County, England, Weather, Natural Disasters

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Jersey Journal

New tide gate in Wood-Ridge to curtail Meadowlands flooding

WOOD-BRIDGE - A new tide gate in Berry's Creek will help corral the salty tidal water that would otherwise regularly flood Meadowlands towns.

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Related Topix: Wood-Ridge, NJ, Natural Disasters, Moonachie, NJ, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Teterboro, NJ, Little Ferry, NJ

The Jackson Sun

Flash flood warning issued for parts of Madison and surroundinga Flash ...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a flash flood warning for Chester, Hardeman, Henderson and Madison Counties until 6:15 p.m. Flash flood warning issued for parts of Madison and surrounding counties The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a flash flood warning for Chester, Hardeman, Henderson and Madison Counties until ... (more)

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The Jersey Journal

Flood project study still needs more federal funds to be completed

CRANFORD - More federal funding is still needed to complete a study for a multi-million-dollar project being proposed to help reduce the effects of frequent flooding in Cranford and surrounding towns.

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Related Topix: Cranford, NJ, Natural Disasters, Millburn, NJ, Rahway, NJ, West Orange, NJ, Maplewood, NJ

The Tribune

Clemson students rebuild SC Botanical Gardens

After a nearly unprecedented flood destroyed the site, the South Carolina Botanical Garden is almost as good as new - because of the work of more than a dozen Clemson University architecture students.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Natural Disasters, South Carolina, Clemson University, Weather

KHQ-TV Spokane

Flash Flood Warning: Rainfall poses threat of debris flow for burned areas

KHQ.COM - According to the Washington Interagency Incident Management Team, potential afternoon thunderstorms expected Wednesday are a concern for the Carlton Complex fire because of the possibility of heavy rain and lightning strikes.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Washington, Okanogan, WA, Chelan, WA, Brewster, WA

DNA India

Odisha flood affects 2 lakh people; four killed, one missing, say officials

At least four persons were killed and another missing in the floods due to incessant rains leading to breaches in the embankment of river Baitarani while water level has started receding in all rivers, officials said on Wednesday.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Flood warning in effect for central Indiana

Heavy rain led to flash flooding at trouble spots across central Indiana. A flood warning is in effect for Marion County until 12:30 pm.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Marion County, IN

WESH-TV

Heavy rain causing flooding concerns in part of Central Florida

CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. ALL BEACHGOERS ARE URGED TO SWIM NEAR LIFEGUARD TOWERS.

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