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Hungary Floods

More German Towns Evacuated As River Breaches Levee

AP | GEIR MOULSON | Posted 08.10.2013 | World

BERLIN — The swollen Elbe River breached another levee early Monday on its relentless march toward the North Sea, forcing German authorities to ...

Floods Force Thousands Of Germans To Evacuate

AP | KIRSTEN GRIESHABER | Posted 08.09.2013 | World

BERLIN — Thousands of people have been evacuated from their homes in a region of eastern Germany where the Elbe river has flooded and burst thro...

Germany Fights Most Dramatic Floods In A Decade

AP | KIRSTEN GRIESHABER | Posted 08.08.2013 | World

BERLIN — More than 80,000 emergency personnel including firefighters and soldiers were on duty Saturday, working aggressively to contain the mos...

Hungary Factory Reservoir Bursts, Floods Towns With Toxic Waste

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BUDAPEST, Hungary — The reservoir of an alumina plant in western Hungary burst on Monday, flooding several towns with towering waves of red slud...

World In Photos, June 29, 2009

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Here is the HuffPost's selection of photos of today's news and events from every corner of the globe. Check back Monday through Friday for this HuffPo...