| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:11 PM
SEATTLE – A day after the secretary of homeland security and the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency toured the site of the deadly landslide in Washington state, authorities announced Monday that they have found the remains of three more...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:42 PM
SEATTLE -- Two broken legs. A broken arm. A shattered eye socket. And a memory of terror, an “unexplainable” sound “that will never get out of my head.”
That is what Amanda Skorjanc, 25, remembers after the March 22 Oso landslide...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 7:39 PM
SEATTLE — A broken leg. A shattered ankle. A broken arm. A fractured eye socket. And a memory of terror that will be with her forever, its soundtrack an "unexplainable" noise "that will never get out of my head."
That is what Amanda Skorjanc, 25,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:34 AM
A 37th body has been recovered from the debris of last month's mudslide in Washington, officials announced Tuesday.
The remains have not yet been identified, leaving the number of missing people at seven.
The powerful and quick-moving landslide on...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:40 PM
ARLINGTON, Wash. — The Stillaguamish River and the Hazel Slide have been rivals for decades.
The river eats away at the clay and sand hillside to the north of the snaking river. Weakened by the erosion, the hill’s foot lacks the strength...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:21 AM
ARLINGTON, Wash. -- Washington officials on Friday pleaded for patience from a heartbroken public as they continued work to identify the dead from the mudslide that officially killed 17 when it tore through the rural town of Oso.
At a morning news...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The deadly April 18 avalanche that killed killed 13 and left three people missing on Mt. Everest will be the subject of a 90-minute documentary "Everest Avalanche Tragedy" that will air on Discovery on May 4.
Discovery had a camera crew from NBC News...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Discovery Channel will broadcast the 90-min documentary, "Everest Avalanche Tragedy," as a tribute to all the Sherpas and their families affected by the recent Mt. Everest avalanche.
On April 18, members of an NBC News crew were located at an Everest...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Mount Everest's deadliest avalanche ever, which killed at least 12 people early Friday, raises questions about whether Discovery Channel's "Everest Jump Live" special, set to air May 11, will go on as planned.
The avalanche struck and killed 12 sherpas,...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 6:51 PM
ARLINGTON, Wash. -- As they began a second week searching for victims of a deadly mudslide, officials on Saturday night dramatically lowered their count of the missing from 90 to 30.
Eighteen people have been confirmed dead by the Snohomish County...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 1:49 PM
A mudslide north of Seattle carried a house onto a highway Saturday morning, injuring at least five people and leaving an unknown number unaccounted for.
The injuries were not life-threatening, Snohomish County sheriff’s Lt. Rodney Rochon told the...