| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:59 AM
ROME (Reuters) - A flash flood that killed four people at a summer festival in northern Italy has reopened long-standing complaints that chronic environmental neglect has destabilized fragile hillsides and created the conditions for deadly landslides....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:54 PM
When the wildest weather arrived Sunday afternoon before the mudslide hit, Michelle Olson was staring out the window of a flooded basement with a bucket in one hand and a mop in the other muttering, "Oh my God, how bad can this get?"
A few minutes...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Hundreds of residents in Forest Falls in San Bernardino County remained stranded Monday morning as crews worked to clear the last of four mud walls caused by flash floods over the weekend that cut the town off.
“It’s like somebody threw a...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 4:44 AM
Search teams in Washington state have found the remains of a person thought to be the last victim of a mudslide that buried an entire community in March and killed 43 people, county authorities said.
The body believed to be that of 44-year-old Molly...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:47 AM
Heavy rain triggered a landslide in rural western India that killed at least ten people and trapped up to 150 more after thick mud came crashing down on thatch huts and brick houses on Wednesday, a national disaster official said.
Rescue teams and local...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:05 AM
NEW DELHI At least 10 people were killed and more than 150 trapped when a landslide hit a remote village in western India on Wednesday amid heavy monsoon rains, officials said.
Five-metre high piles of mud had buried parts of Malin village in Maharashtra...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Officials in Snohomish County said they believe they have located the last body of the 43 people killed in a massive landslide that tore through a rural area near Oso, Wash., four months ago.
The body of Molly Kristine “Kris” Regelbrugge,...
| Apr 16, 2014
Some things in the NHL playoffs are guarantees. Penguins star Sidney Crosby will again grow a pathetic mustache and make annoying whiny faces when he’s hit. His teammate, goalie Marc-Andre Fleury, will implode at some point and let up seven......
| Mar 31, 2014
| 7:31 PM
OSO, Washington - Recovery teams struggling through thick mud up to their armpits and heavy downpours at the site of a devastating landslide in Washington state are also facing an unseen and potentially dangerous stew of toxic contaminants.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:54 PM
Rescuers searching for 90 people still missing five days after a massive mudslide in Washington state braced the public on Thursday for an impending steep rise in the death toll even as they deflected grumbling about the adequacy of the early disaster...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 9:31 PM
Six more bodies were found on Monday, pushing the death toll from a devastating weekend mudslide in Washington state to 14, while the number reported missing continued to swell two days after the tragedy, authorities said.
As many as 176 people were...