Sandbags weighing 4,000 pounds each are hooked to an Army National Guard CH-47 Chinook helicopter to repair a broken levee southeast of New Orleans, La., Sept.6, 2008. The levee was damaged by Hurricane Gustav. Official Sgt. Brian Cooper, 2nd Battalion, 135th Aviation Regiment, Colorado Army National Guard

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Sandbags weighing 4,000 pounds each are hooked to an Army National Guard CH-47 Chinook helicopter to repair a broken levee southeast of New Orleans, La., Sept.6, 2008. The levee was damaged by Hurricane Gustav. Official Sgt. Brian Cooper, 2nd Battalion, 135th Aviation Regiment, Colorado Army National Guard

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