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California prepares for catastrophe: Battle to stop a collapse at America’s tallest dam as 200,000 residents flee amid fears of a 100ft-deep flood that could stretch for 40 miles

From DailyMail Fears the Oroville Dam could collapse and unleash flooding which could leave towns 100 foot underwater  Nearly 200,000 residents evacuated in Butte, Sutter and Yuba counties in Northern California amid fears All 23,000 of the California National Guard have been put on standby to assist the situation and recovery Federal and state officials