1. SUDDEN

    Hundreds Evacuated in Colorado Floods

    Local residents view dangerously high Boulder Creek following overnight flash flooding in downtown Boulder, Colo., Thursday, Sept 12, 2013. Flash flooding in Colorado has left two people dead and the widespread high waters are keeping search and rescue teams from reaching stranded residents and motorists in Boulder and nearby mountain communities as heavy rains hammered northern Colorado. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

    Brennan Linsley/AP

    Hundreds have been evacuated amid flash floods in Boulder, Colorado early Thursday morning, including one man who was pulled from a submerged car. The streets of Boulder are impassable after the rains, and several homes collapsed in nearby Jamestown. Students were ordered to leave university housing at the University of Colorado-Boulder, which is closed Thursday morning. At least three people have died in the disaster.

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