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'Recovery will take years'

Thousands feared dead from storm; residents relocating

By Brian MacQuarrie
Globe Staff / September 1, 2005

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BATON ROUGE, La. -- The grim enormity of the devastation inflicted by Hurricane Katrina became apparent yesterday in battered, reeling New Orleans, where Mayor C. Ray Nagin estimated that thousands of lives had been lost. State officials announced plans to bus 23,000 residents from the Superdome to temporary shelter in the Astrodome in Houston. (Full article: 1286 words)

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