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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Stories of rescues, devastation emerge from floods

A car lies at the bottom of a ravine after a highway collapsed near Pensacola, Fla., Wednesday. Heavy rains and flooding have left people stranded in houses and cars in the Florida Panhandle and along the Alabama coast. According to the National Weather Service, an estimated 15-20 inches of rain has fallen in Pensacola in the past 24 hours.