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Trees are blown down by typhoon Bolaven on August 29, 2012 in Harbin, China. Typhoon Bolaven, the 15th typhoon to hit China this year, brought gales and rainstorms to east and northeast China on Tuesday and Wednesday. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)

Typhoon Bolaven lashes China

Gales and downpours brought by typhoon Bolaven swept through parts of

northeast China Aug. 29, flooding cities and

delaying flights.