Croc­o­dile hunt

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BRIS­BANE: Of­fi­cials are hunt­ing a croc­o­dile sus­pected to have snatched a wo­man at a creek in north­ern Aus­tralia.

Po­lice said Anne Cameron’s clothes, walk­ing stick and what ap­peared to be hu­man re­mains were found near the creek bank yes­ter­day two days af­ter the 79-year-old de­men­tia suf­ferer wan­dered from a nurs­ing home at Port Dou­glas in Queens­land state.

State rangers set croc­o­dile traps last night.


Res­i­dents wade through flood wa­ter in north­ern prov­ince of Son La, Viet­nam, yes­ter­day. Floods and land­slides af­ter a trop­i­cal de­pres­sion have killed at least 46 peo­ple, and dam­aged homes and crops in north­ern and cen­tral Viet­nam.

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