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    Over 20 Dead as New York and New Jersey hit by floods

    Cars were stuck on a street flooded by heavy rain in Queens. More than 20 people have been killed in New York and the wider US north-east as the remnants of Hurricane Ida brought unexpected levels of heavy rain and flooding. The deaths and damage spanned huge areas in New York, New Jersey...
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    Heavy Rains and Floods Leave More than 136 Dead in India

    Rescuers are scouring devastated parts of western India for survivors after heavy rains caused deadly floods. Tens of thousands of people have been moved out of affected areas, with record-breaking rainfall reported along parts of the coast. The states of Goa and Maharashtra have been badly...
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    More than 50 Dead and Dozens Missing After Heavy Storms in Germany Cause Flash Floods

    At least 50 people have died and many more are missing following severe floods in western Germany, police say. The worst of the flooding has been in the state of Rhineland-Palatinate, where around 50 people have been waiting on rooftops to be rescued. At least 30 people are missing in the...
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    Extreme Rain and Floods Hit New York City

    The US east coast was battered by extreme weather on Thursday evening as heavy thunderstorms brought flooding and travel disruption to the New York City area, while Tropical Storm Elsa dumped heavy rainfall and even sparked tornadoes in North Carolina and Georgia. The US east coast was battered...
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    Floods and Landslides in Indonesia and East Timor kill more than 100

    At least 101 people have died after flash floods and landslides hit Indonesia and East Timor on Sunday. Torrential rain sparked widespread destruction in the South East Asian neighbours, with water from overflowing dams submerging thousands of homes. The affected area stretches from Flores...
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    Floods and power cuts hit South Africa

    Heavy rains have battered parts of South Africa, submerging whole neighbourhoods and flooding coal mines and power stations in a nation already hit by electricity blackouts. At least 700 homes have been washed away near the capital, Pretoria. The state-run power utility warned of further...
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    Venice floods: Climate change behind highest tide in 50 years, says mayor

    The mayor of Venice is poised to declare a state of emergency after the city was hit by the highest tide in more than 50 years, with another surge expected to cause further destruction on Wednesday. Flooding in the lagoon city reached its second-highest level ever in the wake of the aqua...
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    State of Emergency Declared in Siberian Region of Irkutsk After Heavy Rains Kill Two

    More than 2,300 houses were flooded due to heavy rains in Russia’s southeastern Siberian region of Irkutsk, the regional government said in a statement on Friday. "As of 7:00 local time (02:00 Moscow time) a total of 2,392 houses, where 5,955 people (1,466 of them children) live, as well as...
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    'Once-in-a-century' Floods Hit Northeast Australia

    "Once-in-a-century" floods have turned streets into rivers and forced thousands to abandon their homes in northeast Australia, with authorities warning of tornadoes and more rain over the next few days. Australia's tropical north experiences heavy rains during the monsoon season at this...
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    India Monsoon Floods Kill more than 400 in Kerala

    More than 324 people have died in the worst flooding in nearly a century in the south Indian state of Kerala. Roads are damaged, mobile phone networks are down, an international airport has been closed and more than 220,000 people have been left homeless after unusually heavy rain in the...
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    Heavy rain causes major flooding in Chita, Russia

    Thousands of people in Chita have been evacuated after their homes were submerged in the worst flooding in recent memory. Some residents climbed onto rooftops as water levels quickly rose in the area flooding hundreds of homes. The scale of the crisis in the city and surrounding districts...
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    Heavy Rains Kill at least 15 People in Pakistan

    A motorcycle rides through floodwater in Lahore At least 15 people have been killed by heavy rain in Pakistan that lasted for 24 hours most of the deaths were caused by electrocution and collapsed roofs. Punjab is the worst hit province where low lying areas have been inundated by floods...
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    Flash floods turns streets into rivers in Sochi, Russia [Video]

    Video taken on July 6 shows flash floods in Sochi after a powerful storm hit the area.
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    Torrential rain, floods paralyse Albania

    At least one person is in morgue after heavy rainfall that flooded many parts of Albania, paralysing its ports and causing flights from its only international airport to be suspended, authorities said Friday.Three other people were injured and 18 houses were destroyed in weather-related...
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    Severe floods in Germany and France leave nine people dead [IN PICTURES]

    Violent storms and downpours have lashed parts of northern Europe in recent days, leaving nine people dead, breaching the banks of the Seine in Paris and flooding rural roads and villages. A flooded area near the Seine river and the Eiffel Tower in Paris A woman is transported by tractor...
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    Flooding kills at least 24 in Missouri, Illinois

    Flooded homes in Pacific, Missouri Rain-swollen rivers rose across the U.S. Midwest on Wednesday, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people, threatening crops and livestock and putting scores of buildings underwater after days of unusual winter flooding that has killed 24 people...
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    Eight die in Romania flooding

    Police say seven people have died and hundreds have been evacuated in eastern Romania as torrential rain caused flash flooding in the remote region overnight. Police spokeswoman Cristina Tatulici said Thursday that five people drowned and two had heart attacks after flooding hit 12 villages...
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    Photos: Hundreds evacuated after flash floods hit Colorado

    Five people feared dead and more than 200 unaccounted for after flash floods hit the American state of Colorado. As rescue teams attempt to help those trapped, entire neighbourhoods have been washed away. Floodwaters flow past a destroyed...
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    I has a stalker

    A 17-year-old gay lad 2 metres tall is stalking me...comes every day to our front door, rings the bell and asks me out. :unreal: He floods my cell phone with text messages 24/7. I am his Godfather, held him stark naked as a baby. He has a tall hairy friend that I want to nail, he took his...
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    June 2013 European Floods

    Parts of the old town re flooded by the river Danube in Passau, southern Germany, Sunday, June 2, 2013. Heavy rainfalls cause flooding along rivers and lakes in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic. Authorities in parts of central Europe issued disaster warnings and scrambled to reinforce...
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