Floods Kill Hundreds in Haiti, Dominican Massive flooding takes hundreds of lives on Hispaniola, the island shared by Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Days of torrential rain have caused floods and mudslides in both countries, leaving more than 500 dead as rescue workers try to find victims and survivors. Hear NPR's Melissa Block and freelance reporter Michael Deibert.
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Floods Kill Hundreds in Haiti, Dominican

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Floods Kill Hundreds in Haiti, Dominican

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Floods Kill Hundreds in Haiti, Dominican

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Massive flooding takes hundreds of lives on Hispaniola, the island shared by Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Days of torrential rain have caused floods and mudslides in both countries, leaving more than 500 dead as rescue workers try to find victims and survivors. Hear NPR's Melissa Block and freelance reporter Michael Deibert.