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Published April 19, 2013, 12:33 PM

Mississippi River floodwaters rising after storms deluge heartland

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Flood fighters from small Mississippi River hamlets to the suburbs of Chicago staged a feverish battle Friday to hold back raging rivers, after days of torrential rains soaked much of the Midwest.

By: JIM SALTER,Associated Press TAMMY WEBBER,Associated Press, Associated Press

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