A man paddled an improvised raft along a flooded street in suburban Manila earlier today.
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August 8, 2012 According to officials, about 1.2 million people have been affected. Manila is being called a "waterworld."
An Emergency Ministry soldier helps to repair religious icons in a church hit by flood water in the town of Nizhnebakansky, about 750 miles south of Moscow, on Tuesday.
July 15, 2012 Russians are slowly beginning to recover from the devastating flooding that drowned the southwestern region of Krasnodar last weekend. It wasn't long before their outrage poured online.
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June 30, 2011 Controlled burns around the facility should help keep the nuclear materials stored there safe, authorities say. Meanwhile, the air is being monitored.
June 27, 2011 In Minot, N.D., floodwaters are finally starting to recede into the Souris River, according to a National Guard spokesman who talked to the AP. But in the town, 4,000 homes have been damaged by the river, and thousands of residents remain homeless.
June 22, 2011 About 11,000 people have been forced to evacuate their homes in Minot, N.D. And flooding continues to the south in other states.
A levee protects a home surrounded by floodwater from the Yazoo River near Vicksburg, Miss., May 18, 2011.
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May 20, 2011 The flooding Mississippi River has crested lower than expected in Vicksburg, Miss., but the Army Corps of Engineers warns it will be days before the surging waters recede. Before evacuating the area, however, some Mississippi residents took matters into their own hands.
The blast, which blew a Mississippi River levee in a bid to help Cairo, Ill.
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May 3, 2011 It was quite a blast last night when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers blew up a large section of a Mississippi River levee. Watch it in real time and slow motion, courtesy of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
A Pakistani man and boy, displaced by floods, walk through flood waters on Aug. 22, 2010 in the village of Baseera near Muzaffargarh in Punjab, Pakistan.
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February 19, 2011 For six weeks photographer Daniel Berehulak relentlessly covered the 2010 floods in Pakistan, revealing the immense suffering endured by millions of Pakistanis.
USPS stamps commemorating the Star Wars movies.
September 30, 2010 Pakistan blocks Afghan border crossing; TS Nicole dissipates; Alternative Nobel Prize winners announced; Roger Ebert and Star Wars
Ex-Moscow Mayor Yuri Luzhkov during the Unesco's early childhood care conference in Moscow, Russia, on Monday, Sept. 27, 2010.
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September 28, 2010 Wisconsin flooding; North Korean transistion; Russian president fires Moscow mayor; Placido Domingo moves on
Locals scramble to recover water bottles dropped from a Pakistan Air Force helicopter.
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August 5, 2010 Recent flooding in Pakistan has left millions homeless and much of northwestern Pakistan completely devastated. To get an idea of the damage, take a look at the flood in photographs.
June 13, 2010 Latest Ark. Flood Toll: 19 Dead, 1 Missing
June 11, 2010 Arkansas Flood Update: At Least 20 Dead
June 11, 2010 Arkansas Flash Floods Kill At Least 12
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