New England floodwaters recede, but danger remains

Manuel Rei, a building maintenance supervisor at Builders Surplus in West Warwick, R.I., pumps floodwater from the building, Thursday, April 1, 2010. (AP Photo/Stew Milne) (AP Photo/Stew Milne)

April 1, 2010 8:45:35 AM PDT
Stacey Marcure thought she and her family had survived the worst of flooding two weeks ago, when no more than 5 inches of water seeped into her basement. Then she woke to a fresh burst of heavy flooding spurred by record-setting rainfall that caused havoc in this former mill town and much of the Northeast.

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