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More Australians flee as floods move across SE

By ROHAN SULLIVAN MELBOURNE, Australia — Townspeople huddled behind sandbag walls Monday as the inland sea swamping southeastern Australian snaked toward them down a tangle of swollen rivers, and the prime minister urged big business to help pay for a disaster big … Continue reading

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51 dead from flooding in the Philippines; 1.6 million affected

 (CNN) — Some 51 people are dead in the Philippines after weeks of intense rain caused severe flooding across the Asian nation, the country’s national disaster agency said early Monday. Rains continued to linger over much of the the island … Continue reading

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