U.S. floods: 16 die as east coast ravaged
Sixteen people are dead in the worst flooding to hit the United States east coast in decades.
New Jersey, New York, Maryland and have all declared a state of emergency. In Pennsylvania , thousands have been evacuated and two youths are missing.People were forced to leave their homes in Maryland New York and . In eastern New Jersey , up to 200,000 have been ordered to evacuate after a major river overflowed to record levels. Flooding was caused by several days of heavy rain, produced by a low-pressure system hovering off the eastern shore. Forecasters say more thunderstorms are possible along the coast for the rest of the week. Pennsylvania