Nancy Cousins cleans off furniture that was in her flooded basement in Longmont, Colo.
Nancy Cousins cleans off furniture that was in her flooded basement in Longmont, Colo., on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013. The rains finally stopped, allowing many Colorado flood evacuees to return home to toppled houses and upended vehicles with the realization that rebuilding their lives will take months. Search crews, meanwhile, rescued hundreds more people stranded by floodwaters. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider)
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