SAO PAULO, Sept 9, 2009 (AFP) - The
bodies of three children were recovered Wednesday from under a house hit
by a mudslide in Brazil, lifting the country's toll from the violent storm
to 10, officials said.
The bodies of the children, aged two,
four and eight, were pulled out of their home in a slum on Sao Paulo's
outskirts, the state news outlet Agencia Brasil reported.
Emergency teams had been looking for
them since Tuesday, when the fierce tempest, described in places as a tornado,
lashed southern Brazil and northern Argentina.
Their mother, and two other children