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Storm Barry threatens to overwhelm New Orleans' century-old pump system

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The rain started pounding New Orleans about the time Jeff Carerras put on his morning pot of coffee. Before it was done brewing, floodwaters were lapping at the door of his bar, Tracey's.
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Published 1 week ago -  01:36
Barry, upgraded to hurricane, heads to Louisiana
Hurricane Barry was churning off Louisiana on Saturday, poised to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019 in a westward shift that appeared to spare low-lying New Orleans from the massive flooding feared earlier this week. Havovi Cooper reports.

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