Nickelsville swamped by record rains

The Seattle homeless encampment known as 'Nickelsville' was hit by flooding after record rainfall this week.

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Kermit Porter begins to reassemble his tent that had collapsed a day earlier in a heavy rain and windstorm at Nickelsville, a homeless encampment, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Photo by Elaine Thompson
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