Floods hit Brisbane, Australia's 3rd-largest city
Published 01/11/2011, The Associated Press
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — For weeks, the flooding in eastern Australia has been a slow-motion disaster, with drenching rain devastating wide swaths of farmland and small towns. Now, rivers are rising in Brisbane, the country's third-largest city, forcing people to flee both suburbs and skyscrapers.Word count: 953
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