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Death toll reaches 150 as European floodwater recedes

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BERLIN (AP) - The death toll from disastrous flooding in Western Europe rose above 150 on Saturday as rescue workers toiled to clear up the devastation revealed by receding water and prevent further damage.Police said that more than 90 people are now known to have died in western Germany's Ahrweiler county, one of the worst-hit areas, and more casualties are feared.

On Friday, authorities gave a death toll of 63 for Rhineland-Palatinate state, where Ahrweiler is located.Another 43 people were confirmed dead in neighboring North Rhine-Westphalia state, Germany's most populous.

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