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Volume 77, Number 15 | August 15 - 25, 2007


Villager photo by Elisabeth Robert

Commuters flooded the sidewalks on Wed., Aug. 8, after a sudden, early-morning downpour knocked out the city’s subway system. Others chose to brave wedging themselves into jampacked buses. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority and city say they can’t guarantee the same problem won’t happen again in another heavy rain.

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