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Flash Floods in West Virginia Kill 23, Including Toddler Swept Away from Grandfather's Grasp

Originally posted 06/24/2016 04:20PM

Twenty-three people were killed after being swept away in devastating flash floods resulting from historic rain in parts of West Virginia on Thursday night.

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Grieving Texas Man Carried Wife's Lifeless Body Through Flood Waters: 'She Was My Whole Life'

Grieving Texas Man Carried Wife's Lifeless Body Through Flood Waters: 'She Was My Whole Life'

Originally posted 06/02/2016 12:20PM

The husband of a Texas flood victim carried his wife's lifeless body through a mile of sunken terrain to save it from being washed away in murky floodwaters on Monday.

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Six Dead, Dozens Rescued as Texas Floods Reach Record Levels

Six Dead, Dozens Rescued as Texas Floods Reach Record Levels

Originally posted 05/31/2016 12:40PM

Six people have died and many more have been rescued as torrential rains have caused the Brazos River in Texas to flood to record levels, the Associated Press reports.

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Six Dead, More Missing After Rivers Flood Parts of Texas, Kansas

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Six Dead, More Missing After Rivers Flood Parts of Texas, Kansas

Originally posted 05/30/2016 11:50AM

At least six people died over the holiday weekend after torrential rains inundated rivers in both Texas and Kansas, triggering flash floods that wiped out entire roadways, washed away mobile homes and prompted several evacuations, PEOPLE confirms.

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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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