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  • Mudslide triggered by rain blocks half of Southern California highway

    A rainstorm in Southern California triggered a mudslide that blocked part of a freeway on Wednesday, snarling traffic for miles and forcing motorists to endure up to three hours of delays, a Highway Patrol spokesman said.
  • Southern California rain: Freeway reopened after mudslide traps drivers

    Southern California rain: Freeway reopened after mudslide traps drivers
    A storm barreling into Southern California on Wednesday morning unleashed a mudslide that forced the closure of a major Inland Empire freeway for several hours after it trapped numerous drivers. Periods of intense rain sent mud and large rocks onto...

    Portion of PCH to be closed for 3 to 4 weeks due to storm damage

    A portion of Pacific Coast Highway will be closed for three to four weeks after more than a dozen mud and rock slides from last week's storm overwhelmed the roadway. In some places, mud, trees and rocks as high as 4 feet covered the scenic route between...

    Camarillo Springs mudslide victims dig out

    Camarillo Springs mudslide victims dig out
    On the day after Jim Shiraishi’s home of 24 years was destroyed by a wall of mud and rocks that poured into his backyard in a burst of fury, all he could think about was finding his wallet and keys. Shiraishi returned to his Camarillo Springs home...

    Dozens of trekkers cut off by snowfall near Mount Everest

    Dozens of foreign hikers and Nepali guides returning from a trekking trip to the base camp of Mount Everest have been cut off by heavy snowfall, a police official said on Sunday. They have been forced to stay in four hotel resorts in the Gokyo area...