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  1. Belle Vernon home abandoned after sinkhole discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | O-R Online

    A family had to be evacuated from their home at 16 Graham Ave. after the front porch began to cave in Monday.

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  2. Rockslide briefly blocks northbound Seward Highway near McHugh CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... d lane. Police at the time warned that terrain above the slide remained unstable and might pose a risk for another landslide.

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  3. Threat to blockade Scottish Parliament unless landslide-hit A83 gets fixedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... eight years is a piecemeal approach of sticking plaster solutions. "Someone could have been killed in the latest landslide, that's the worst it's been and there could be more." Councillor Roddy McCuish, roads spokesman for Argyll and Bute Council, ...

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  4. Govt should firmly deal with the Bududa situationRead the original story

    Yesterday | New Vision

    ... lie buried under the soil. In an effort to avoid a similar occurrence the Government relocated the people from landslide prone areas of Bududa to Kiryandongo district. Surprisingly, some stubbornly refused to relocate saying they would rather die in ...

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  5. Uganda says landslide death toll rises to 43, begins relocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    The death toll from a landslide in Uganda last week has risen to 43 and displaced residents deemed most at risk in the disaster-prone region will be resettled immediately, the government said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: A man crosses the Sume river carrying an empty coffin on his head after a landslide rolled down the slopes of Mt.

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  6. California's crushed 'road of dreams' reopens after landslidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... named Mud Creek. Then, about 65 kilometres to the north, a hiker noticed an innocuous bridge was "sagging". A landslide had pushed a supporting column of the Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge off-centre, causing it to slump. Days later, the bridge was ...

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  7. AI can analyze changes in Earth's magnetic field to predict quakes 'unprecedentedly early'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... movement of the sea that causes variations in atmospheric pressure. An aerial photo shows the aftermath of a large landslide that occurred after an earthquake hit Hokkaido, in Atsuma, northern Japan. A team from Tokyo Metropolitan University have ...

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  8. BC Hydro says Site C dam safe from landslides, but engineer calls for reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    Damage from shifting land near the community of Old Fort, south of Fort St. John, has prompted an evacuation order. BC Hydro says the landslide is about one kilometre from the easternmost entrance to the Site C construction site and four kilometres from the dam's location in northeastern B.C. BC Hydro says the Site C megaproject construction site in northeastern B.C. is safe from a landslide despite calls for an independent safety review from a retired engineer who helped design the area's three dams.

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  9. All the carnage Storm Callum wreaked across rural communities in west WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | IcNetwork

    For many in south and west Wales they are the worst floods in living memory, the like of which haven't been seen for three decades. Carmarthen and Ceredigion in particular where very hard hit with one young man losing his life in a landslide at in the A484 at Cwmduad.

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  10. Council launches clean up efforts following floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | South Wales Guardian

    A HUGE clean-up operation is underway to deal with the aftermath of the worst flooding Carmarthenshire has seen in decades. Carmarthenshire County Council 's operational team has now switched its efforts from emergency response to recovery and supporting affected communities and businesses.

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  11. Shocked witness describes 'frightening sound' before...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | IcNetwork

    Corey Sharpling, from Newcastle Emlyn , was travelling along the road on a bus which was waiting for the road to be cleared of fallen trees and other debris. It's understood that Mr Sharpling left the vehicle to see what was going on up ahead when he was tragically hit by the landslide.

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  12. Britain faces MORE flood chaos today with 40 alerts across UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... as the clean-up in the wake of the deadly Storm Callum continues. This comes after a man was killed in a freak landslide as Storm Callum tore across Britain over the weekend, causing the worst floods in Wales in 30 years. Corey Thomas Sharpling, 21, ...

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  13. Wales has seen floods, torrential rain, travel disruption and hazardous driving conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | IcNetwork

    A 21-year-old man died after a landslide in Carmarthenshire, while many people had to evacuate their homes due to flooding. Carmarthenshire was one of the worst hit areas by Storm Callum, with many parts of the county underwater on Sunday.

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  14. Man, 21, crushed to death by landslide in Wales in freak accident after getting off a busRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Daily Mail

    ... worn by Kate Moss, the Duchess of Cambridge and Fergie's half-sister Passenger, 21, is crushed to death by a landslide in freak accident after getting off a bus to watch rescue crews haul a lorry out of a river during Storm Callum This is the ...

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  15. McDonald's lad killed by Storm Callum landslide after getting off bus ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Daily Star

    ... and causing a lorry to be swept into a nearby river. He was watching the drama unfold when he was hit by a huge landslide of rocks and earth falling onto the road. A woman who lived nearby said: "There was a loud rumble as some of the valley side ...

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  16. The devastating landslide which claimed the life of a young man during Storm CallumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | IcNetwork

    Residents have described a landslide which claimed the life of a young man in Carmarthenshire on Saturday as a "terrible tragedy". The landslide happened on the A484 at Cwmduad, as Storm Callum battered the region bringing with it floods, torrential rain, travel disruption and hazardous driving conditions.

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  17. 12 feared dead in India cyclone shelter swamped by landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | 680News

    Twelve people were feared dead in a cyclone shelter swamped by a landslide caused by heavy rains in eastern India, officials said Saturday. Krishan Kumar, a spokesman for the National Disaster Response Force, said relief officials rushed to the remote area in Gajapati district in Orissa state.

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  18. Uganda buries its dead after landslide disasterRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 14 | Al Jazeera

    A river near Mount Elgon, burst its banks on Thursday, sending mud and boulders down a mountainside, flattening the villages in its path. Landslides have become more frequent in Bududa, as the growing population's need for timber and fuel has stripped many of the trees out of the mountain's fragile slopes.

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  19. Landslide in eastern Uganda kills at least 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Times of Oman

    At least 31 people were killed when floodwaters triggered by a landslide swept debris through a town in eastern Uganda. It destroyed homes and buried livestock.

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  20. Old Fort, B.C., residents in holding pattern as landslide inches toward homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Western Star

    Residents of a tight-knit community in northern British Columbia are struggling without answers about when they can return home as scientists try to determine if a nearby slow moving landslide will take a catastrophic turn. Gordon Pardy of Old Fort, B.C., said it feels like he's in a pressure cooker preparing to start a new job on Monday and knowing that his home of 25 years could be buried at any moment or very slowly swept away.

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