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Harvey leaves Houston crippled by floods

Hurricane is likely to dump still more rain through Friday; mass evacuations have been ordered

Houston's flooded downtown as seen from the JP Morgan Chase Tower on Sunday after Hurricane Harvey inundated the Texas Gulf coast with rain.

A man carrying his belongings through flooded waters in the country's fourth-biggest city.


HURRICANE Harvey was set to dump more rain on Houston on Monday, worsening flooding that has paralysed the country's fourth-biggest city, forced thousands to flee and swollen rivers to levels not seen in centuries.

Harvey, the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in more...