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Houston submerged as wild weather wreaks havoc in US, Mexico

May 26, 2015 - 11:42 PM

Torrential rain leaves large parts of Houston submerged in savage weather that has killed nearly 20 people in the United States and Mexico

AFTERMATH. A car lies destroyed in front of a house after a tornado struck May 25, 2015 in Ciudad Acuna, northern Mexico, leaving at least 13 dead people and flattening hundreds of homes in a deadly six-second blast of carnage. Photo by Raul Llamas / AFP

Tornado, floods leave deadly trail at Mexico-US border

May 26, 2015 - 8:10 AM

The tornado sweeps in at impressive speed of 270 300 kilometers 168 186 miles per hour and lasts only 6seconds

TORNADO. Emergency workers and inhabitants inspect an area after the passage of a tornado in Ciudad Acuña, North of Mexico, 25 May 2015. Photo by EPA.