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Flash Flooding in East Texas Kills Grandmother and Her 4 Young Grandchildren

Flash Flooding in East Texas Kills Grandmother and Her 4 Young Grandchildren

Originally posted 04/30/2016 04:45PM

Overnight flooding in Palestine – an east Texas town about 100 miles southeast of Dallas – left five people dead, including a grandmother and her four grandchildren, PEOPLE has learned.

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PEOPLE Photographer Remembers Her Dad, Kevin Bruzzese, Killed In Ecuador Earthquake

PEOPLE Photographer Remembers Her Dad, Kevin Bruzzese, Killed In Ecuador Earthquake

Originally posted 04/29/2016 10:45PM

The earthquake came without warning.

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Grieving Husband of Houston Flood Victim Recalls Harrowing Last Phone Call with Wife: 'She Mentioned She Was in a Little Trouble'

Grieving Husband of Houston Flood Victim Recalls Harrowing Last Phone Call with Wife: 'She Mentioned She Was in a Little Trouble'

Originally posted 04/19/2016 02:45PM

The husband of a Houston, Texas, flood victim says the last conversation he had with his wife was a distressed phone call in which she told him she was "in trouble."

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Reporter Helps Man Trapped in Submerged Car During Houston Flood

Originally posted 04/19/2016 10:30AM

WATCH VIDEO: @ABC13Houston reporter helps rescue man trapped in flash flooding. https://t.co/496vpntIxxhttps://t.co/BZ7MjDlCFA— ABC7 News (@abc7newsBayArea) April 18, 2016

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At Least 5 Dead and Thousands Left Without Power as Texas Is Hit with Severe Flooding in the Biggest Storm Since 2001

At Least 5 Dead and Thousands Left Without Power as Texas Is Hit with Severe Flooding in the Biggest Storm Since 2001

Originally posted 04/19/2016 08:50AM

At least five people have died from weather-related causes since Houston began experiencing major flooding late Sunday night, according to the Associated Press.

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'He Could Not Wait to Be a Father': Dad-to-be Dies in House Fire After 8-Months Pregnant Wife Tried to Rescue Him Three Times

'He Could Not Wait to Be a Father': Dad-to-be Dies in House Fire After 8-Months Pregnant Wife Tried to Rescue Him Three Times

Originally posted 03/06/2016 03:45PM

An Indiana woman due to give birth in two weeks managed to escape from her burning home and then tried three times to rescue her husband, but the fire was too intense and she couldn't reach him, PEOPLE confirms. Her husband was pronounced dead later that day.

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Pennsylvania Couple Takes Breathtaking Wedding Photos During Blizzard: 'It Ended up Being a Perfect Day'

Pennsylvania Couple Takes Breathtaking Wedding Photos During Blizzard: 'It Ended up Being a Perfect Day'

Originally posted 01/25/2016 05:05PM

Not even a blizzard could stop this Pennsylvania couple from getting married on Saturday!

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18-Year-Old Pregnant Woman Dies After Shoveling Snow in Winter Storm Jonas, Which Claimed at Least 30 Lives

18-Year-Old Pregnant Woman Dies After Shoveling Snow in Winter Storm Jonas, Which Claimed at Least 30 Lives

Originally posted 01/25/2016 12:55PM

At least 30 people have been reported dead so far due to the massive snowstorm that swept across the country over the weekend. Winter Storm Jonas shut down New York and Washington , D.C., and affected the lives of millions as it inundated the Mid-Atlantic and East Coast.

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3-Year-Old Receives Memorable Birthday Party in Shelter After Family Flees Their Flooded Missouri Home: 'It Meant the World to Us,' Her Dad Says

3-Year-Old Receives Memorable Birthday Party in Shelter After Family Flees Their Flooded Missouri Home: 'It Meant the World to Us,' Her Dad Says

Originally posted 01/04/2016 03:30PM

Despite the calamity of the recent Midwest floods, volunteers and neighbors came together to make sure one Pacific, Missouri, 3-year-old was not forgotten on her birthday.

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