Hurricane Katrina Smashes Gulf Coast

Hurricane Katrina Approaches Florida
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A toppled brick wall is seen in the French Quarter after Hurricane Katrina hit August 29, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The storm missed hitting New Orleans directly, but caused massive damage all the same, flooding streets and battering the roof of the city's Superdome stadium.

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