4 of 50: Workers remove debris from businesses in Galveston's historic downtown district Friday, Sept. 19, 2008, in Galveston, Texas. The area, which hosts well-known Mardi Gras and Charles Dickens festivals each year, was one of they city's hardest hit areas by flooding from Hurricane Ike. Friday, Sept. 19, 2008, Galveston, Texas. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

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