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Some in New Orleans to Brave Storm

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Some in New Orleans to Brave Storm

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Some in New Orleans to Brave Storm

Some in New Orleans to Brave Storm

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NPR's Wade Goodwyn reports from New Orleans on the thousands of residents who are staying in the French Quarter as Hurricane Ivan approaches. The city is below sea level and highly vulnerable to storm-surge flooding.

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