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25 June 2010 5:17 PM | Tagged: swollen rivers
BRANQU.NA, Brazil – Brazilian officials say the number of those still missing from flooding dropped to 76 — while those killed ticked up to 51.Torrential rains that triggered widespread flooding across the northeastern portion of Brazil sent swollen rivers rushing from their banks last weekend.Entire towns were flattened.And more than 1,000 people were initially registered as missing.