| Jan 14, 2013
| 4:57 PM
The Seward Highway was temporarily closed by two separate slides Monday morning between Anchorage and Girdwood, including one which saw a vehicle hit a rock that had landed on the highway. State officials say traffic is now moving on the highway....
| Sep 24, 2012
| 6:06 AM
Kathmandu, Nepal -- Searchers on Monday suspended efforts to find three mountaineers still missing in Nepal after an avalanche swept down Manaslu mountain, sending climbers -- some still in their tents -- tumbling hundreds of feet down the world's eighth-...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 8:00 AM
A local guide company from Ashford, Wash., was climbing Manaslu Sunday when a deadly avalanche struck the mountain, killing eight climbers. Searchers suspended efforts to find three additional mountaineers still missing. If the mountaineers are dead, as...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 6:30 AM
At least nine mountain climbers were killed when a six-foot-thick wall of snow came crashing down on them in the French Alps on Thursday, French police said.
At least four people are missing, and two were found alive in the snow after the avalanche,...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Authorities will meet early Friday to decide how to proceed with the search of a landslide in a mountainous remote area of British Columbia, looking for anyone who might be trapped in the debris, emergency officials said.
Four people are unaccounted...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The City Council this week agreed to pay $145,000 to settle a breach of contract lawsuit filed by the insurer of a construction company hired to repair slopes in Glendale that were severely damaged by a mudslide in 2005.
Hartford Fire Insurance Co....
| Apr 12, 2010
| 8:22 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Residents in the burn areas were bracing for possible flooding and mudslides early Monday as a spring storm brought rain to Southern California.
The rain started falling across the region Sunday night, and forecasters were predicting as...
| Apr 12, 2011
Japanese nuclear regulatory officials Tuesday raised the severity rating at the earthquake- and tsunami-damaged Fukushima Daiichi power plant to the highest level by international standards, equaling the 1986 Chernobyl meltdown in the former Soviet Union....
| Jul 26, 2011
Gabriel Dieblas Roman took orders from cartel bosses in Mexico, hard men who ruled by fear, but he wouldn't approve a shipment without talking to a plucky, middle-aged woman from Compton.
Guadalupe "Lupita" Villalobos ran a storefront botanica where...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:35 PM
A man on a snowmobile died after being buried under an avalanche he accidentally set off in the Sierra Nevada mountains, according to a group that tracks snowslides....
| Mar 25, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Caltrans announced Thursday that freeway transition roads in San Dimas have reopened after being closed more than a month ago because of a landslide.The hillside near Interstate 10 and California 57 collapsed on Feb. 18, knocking over a light pole......