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Heavy rains in northeastern Brazil caused torrential floods.
Brazil is in South America.
There were heavy rains in Central America too.
At least 44 people were killed and hundreds of people are still missing.
The flood damaged roads, bridges, rail tracks and buildings.
The entire town of Branquinha is badly damaged by the flood.
Below are some photos of the disaster from AP.
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Tropical Storm Agatha brought heavy rains to Guatemala City at the end of May 2010.
The rain caused a giant sinkhole in the city.
The sinkhole swallowed at least one three-story building!
It was a disaster.
Guatemala City is the capital of Republic Guatemala.
It is also the largest city in Central America.
Below are photos from AP.
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