| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:45 AM
SAN PEDRO, Calif. (KTLA) -- Nearly six months after a dramatic and destructive landslide in San Pedro, L.A. city officials have released their report on what may have caused it.
Experts say they can't point to a single factor, but precipitation,...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 6:23 PM
Alaska State Troopers say both men who were caught in a Tuesday avalanche near Haines have died.
Nick Dodov of Truckee, Calif., 26, was listed in critical condition early Wednesday, but died Wednesday afternoon. His next of kin have been notified....
| Mar 14, 2012
| 10:28 PM
A Truckee man is the second fatality in a Tuesday avalanche near Haines, Alaska, according to several media reports.
Nickolay Dodov, 26, was taken off life support in Seattle Wednesday.
The avalanche hit a group of six heli-skiers. The group’s...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 9:14 AM
The Alaska Air National Guard rescued two skiers early Saturday morning. They were stranded for hours near Turnagain Pass when one of them was injured in an avalanche slide.
Alaska State Troopers say the slide happened at 8 p.m. Friday. It buried 20...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 10:03 AM
Four human-triggered avalanches occurred over the weekend, and avalanche forecasters say the snow can be very unstable in the spring. An avalanche in the Turnagain pass area injured a male skier on Friday, but there were no reported injuries caused by the...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Rescue crews continued their frantic search Sunday at a Himalayan military outpost near the Indian border where a massive avalanche buried up to 139 people, most of them Pakistani soldiers.
A blanket of rock and snow covering one square kilometer --...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 6:01 PM
A dispute in Everett over how to fix a road damaged by a landslide has taken a frustrating turn.
The city says it might have to use its powers of eminent domain to deal with the situation – a move that neighbors say is nothing more than a power...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 11:20 PM
Flash flooding caused a large mudslide that covered part of State Route 821 in the Yakima Canyon, 6 miles south of Ellensburg, and forced the closure of the highway late Tuesday.
The road was closed 17 miles north of Selah to Ellensburg and could be...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Mount Rainier National Park announced Wednesday that avalanche debris has forced it to close part of the Comet Falls Trail to hikers.
The closure is in effect on the Comet Falls Trail from approximately one-quarter mile below Comet Falls to the river...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:51 PM
A subsidiary of insurance giant American International Group has agreed to pay Glendale $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the city in an attempt to recoup roughly $15.5 million it was forced to spend in the aftermath of a destructive 2005...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 10:23 PM
Alaska averages about 4 avalanche deaths per year, but the Turnagin Pass area hasn't had one in several years, and officials want to keep it that way.
"There's a scale from 1 to 5, and right now we're right in the middle of that scale, and that's...