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There are growing questions about the ferry crew's actions. The latest on the South Korean ferry disaster live on AC360.
September 17th, 2013
11:38 PM ET

Massive evacuation in Colorado

An around the clock effort is going on right now to help hundreds of people stranded in communities cut off by Colorado's historic floods. The National Guard says the operation may be the largest U.S. evacuation since Hurricane Katrina. CNN's Kyung Lah got a first hand look.
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September 17th, 2013
05:27 PM ET

Web Exclusive: Zip-lining to safety

Darian Shaw was trapped by rushing floodwater in Colorado. For her, there was only one way to safety, a newly established zip-line over the torrent. Not only did she make it to dry land, but so did her dogs. Darian Shaw discussed her ordeal with CNN's Kyung Lah.

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September 17th, 2013
12:12 AM ET

Massive flood rescue operation in Colorado

Historic flooding in Colorado has claimed at least eight lives. There is a massive rescue operation going on right now for those stranded. So far, more 2,100 people have been rescued, while 1,200 others remain unaccounted for. Kyung Lah has the latest.
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September 17th, 2013
12:09 AM ET

Web Exclusive: Heartwarming sacrifice in the middle of Colorado's historic flood

For Iraq war vet Edward Egloff, the phrase "No man left behind" is true on the battlefield, and in the middle of Colorado's deadly floods. Not only did he help alert rescuers to come save his neighbors, but he and his wife gave up their seats in the chopper to make sure others got out first. Anderson spoke with Edward and Sarah Egloff along with their neighbors Leroy and Marge Rady
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September 13th, 2013
01:21 AM ET

Daring rescue during historic Colorado flood

Some officials are calling it a 500-year flood. So much rain fell on Colorado, a 20-foot wall of water surged down a mountain canyon near Boulder. Homes are collapsing, dams are threatened, and roads are washed away. That includes one road outside of Boulder, where rescuers risked their own lives to save a driver swept away by the fast moving flood. Ana Cabrera has the story.
Lieutenant Rob WIlliams of Colorado's North Metro Fire Rescue District helped with the daring rescue.
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August 9th, 2013
09:57 PM ET

Five-week old baby rescued from flood

Tonight, parts of 21 states are under flood watches or warning. The rising water turning deadly in Oklahoma, where a man was swept away while trying to save his daughter from a stranded vehicle. But it was a much different scene outside of Nashville. Flooding there trapped the Marlin family, including five week old Lauren.  But fire fighters there arrived in time to carry the infant to safety, and rescue the rest of her family. Rebecca and Jeremiah Marlin spoke to Wolf about their ordeal.

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June 5th, 2013
10:12 PM ET

Miss. River floods after levee breaches

CNN's Gary Tuchman reports from Alton, Illinois where there's extensive flooding and damage after two levees breached.

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August 31st, 2012
11:56 PM ET

Louisiana-Miss. dam emergency risk

Exec. director of the Miss. Emergency Management Agency updates Anderson cooper about a dam threatening to rush water downstream.

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August 31st, 2012
11:54 PM ET

Wrap-up and the latest on Hurricane Isaac's wrath

Hurricane Isaac's floodwaters are reminiscent of Katrina. See the latest in Mississippi, where a dam threatens to breach.

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August 2nd, 2010
03:35 PM ET

Gallery: Pakistan floods kill over 1,000

Rushing flood waters and mudslides triggered by monsoon rains have engulfed large swathes of northwestern Pakistan since Thursday, killing an estimated 1,500 people as entire communities were swept away or cut off.

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