The Lower Ninth Ward saw renewed flooding Monday when a high tide pushed water up through drainage systems.
According to an Army Corps of Engineers spokesperson two additional pumps were turned on to remove the two feet of water.
WDSU-TV, an NBC affiliate, reported that strong north winds were helping to push the water into these areas but that it was not expected to get worse.
The Ninth Ward, a low-income part of the city, lies about five feet below sea level and saw extensive flooding during Hurricane Katrina, NBC reports.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
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