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A swollen Rio Grande, driven by dam releases upstream and rain-swollen tributaries following last week's Hurricane Alex, pushes against a railroad crossing, July 9, 2010, in Laredo, Texas. The river has crested, but is not expected to drop for several days. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Photo by: Eric Gay
A swollen Rio Grande, driven by dam releases upstream and rain-swollen tributaries following last week's Hurricane Alex, pushes against a railroad crossing, July 9, 2010, in Laredo, Texas. The river has crested, but is not expected to drop for several days. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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