Article Photos: Cautious relief in Midwest as river levels fall 7/24

A water pump house is surrounded by water as the Illinois River rises out of it's banks   Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in Peoria Heights, Ill. Floodwaters are rising to record levels along the Illinois River in central Illinois. Communities in Illinois and Missouri are hoping to hold back surging rivers swollen by days of drenching rain. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)