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Published August 28, 2012, 10:23 AM

Isaac nearly a hurricane, packs coast flood threat

CHAUVIN, La. (AP) — Isaac was on the verge of ballooning into a hurricane Tuesday that could flood the coasts of four states with storm surge and heavy rains on its way to New Orleans, where residents hunkered down behind levees fortified after Katrina struck seven years ago this week.

By: CAIN BURDEAU,Associated Press KEVIN McGill,Associated Press, Associated Press

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