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  1. I keep thinking of the Anchorage mother whose house disappeared in the 1964 earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Anchorage. I've taken my children to play at Sunset Park in Government Hill, its grassy slope the remnant of a landslide that destroyed an elementary school. Last week, I dropped my son off at the home of a neighbor on 11th Avenue. Their house was ...

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  2. CSUF professor heads study to help predict mudslides in wildfire areasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wave

    Civil engineering student Anthony Gonzalez is studying the impacts to soil following rainfall in Southern California areas reduced to ashes by wildfires - and the risks of barren slopes and hillsides in triggering destructive and deadly landslides, mudslides and debris flows. Gonzalez, a junior, is among student researchers working under the guidance of Cal State Fullerton landslide and mudslide faculty expert Binod Tiwari.

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  3. Is This the Best Version of Stephen Curry the Earth's Ever Seen?Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... Catch-all metrics tilt toward the latter. Curry holds the highest-ever offensive box plus-minus ( 12.4 ) by a landslide. He obliterated the previous mark held by 1987-88 and 1988-89 Michael Jordan (9.8) and withstood the one-man-wrecking-ball ...

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  4. How a tragedy changed hillside development in MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Asian Correspondent

    A journal published in 2017 entitled "Landslide of Highland Towers 1993: a case study of Malaysia", pointed to human error being the dominant factor in triggering the landslide. Source: AFP YESTERDAY marked the 25th anniversary of a major tragedy in Malaysian history in which the Highland Towers condominium in the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur collapsed, killing 48 residents.

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  5. Public help clear rock slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Castanet.net

    A Honda Odyssey was struck on its passenger side by falling debris at Highway 97 and Drought Road about 11:30 a.m. "RCMP would like to extend their appreciation for the members of the public who stopped and worked together to remove small rocks and other fallen debris," said Cpl. Jesse O'Donaghey.

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  6. Town seeks $20M grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Castanet.net

    The Town of Oliver is applying to the federal government for a $20 million grant to fund much-needed repairs to its irrigation canal. Council agreed Monday to submit an application to Ottawa's Disaster Mitigation and Adaptation Fund, the latest effort to secure funding to re-route the canal away from a rockfall prone area near Gallagher Lake.

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  7. Rockslide forces closure of Topanga Canyon BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Los Angeles Times

    A Cal Trans crew works to place temporary concrete walls on Topanga Canyon Boulevard Monday after large rocks, dirt and debris likely loosened by last week's rainstorm fell onto the pavement, temporarily shutting down the roadway. Rocks and dirt, likely loosened by last week's rain, slid onto Topanga Canyon Boulevard early Monday morning, prompting officials to close the road between the San Fernando Valley and Malibu's coast.

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  8. Topanga Canyon Cut Off By Rock SlideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | CBS Local

    SWAT Standoff For Burglar Barricaded Inside Temple City In-N-Out As of noon, the suspect was still refusing to surrender. Same Gunman Described In 4 Armed Robberies Across Orange County Police in Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, Tustin and Irvine are working together to try to find a man detectives believe went on a crime spree Sunday night.

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  9. Rockslide closes Topanga Canyon BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | LA Daily News

    Large rocks, dirt and debris likely loosened by last week's rainstorm fell onto Topanga Canyon Boulevard early Monday, temporarily shutting down the roadway, authorities said. The slide was reported at 12:14 a.m. on South Topanga Canyon Boulevard at Fernwood Pacific Drive, the California Highway Patrol said.

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  10. Why are the 'yellow vests' protesting in France?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Al Jazeera

    ... agenda completely or have faith in his ability to respond to their concerns. As a result, Macron was elected by a landslide. However, it didn't take long for his supporters to realise that his "reformist", "new world" image was nothing more than an ...

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  11. CAP, SAM alarmed over proposal for hotels on Penang HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Malaysia News

    ... year on Penang Hill itself. There are also other landslides outside Penang Hill. Moreover, the recent Bukit Kukus landslide tragedy in October and the Granito landslide in the Tanjung Bunga area last year have clearly revealed the incompetence of ...

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  12. Racing! And the best mudder is aRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Los Angeles Times

    ... to use the first ones in with their thoughts. So let's get right to it. I certainly didn't think there would be a landslide winner, and even more so that the horse would be a former claimer, but that's who many of you brought up as the best mudder. ...

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  13. Diminished Saudi influence on display in Senate debate over YemenRead the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | Memeorandum

    ... (CNN)Former FBI Director James Comey asked American voters Sunday night to end Donald Trump's presidency with a "landslide" victory for his opponent in 2020. - "All of us should use every breath Mike Pompeo swaggers his way to failure - Mike Pompeo ...

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  14. 'Appalling' Video Shows the Police Yanking 1-Year-Old From...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | Memeorandum

    ... (CNN)Former FBI Director James Comey asked American voters Sunday night to end Donald Trump's presidency with a "landslide" victory for his opponent in 2020. - "All of us should use every breath Mike Pompeo swaggers his way to failure - Mike Pompeo ...

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  15. Sichuan landslide kills fourRead the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | The Standard

    Four people were killed after a landslide hit a county in southwest China's Sichuan Province Sunday afternoon, Xinhua reports. The landslide toppled a number of residential houses in Fenshui Town in Xuyong County in the city of Luzhou around 4:20 p.m. on Sunday, leaving 11 people buried and one missing.

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  16. Editors Choice PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Reuters

    A firefighter helps a boy stranded in debris following a landslide in Xuyong county, Sichuan province, China. China Daily via REUTERS A firefighter helps a boy stranded in debris following a landslide in Xuyong county, Sichuan province, China.

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  17. UK can withdraw Brexit notification, ECJ rulesRead the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | Memeorandum

    ... (CNN)Former FBI Director James Comey asked American voters Sunday night to end Donald Trump's presidency with a "landslide" victory for his opponent in 2020. - "All of us should use every breath Russians interacted with at least 14 Trump associates ...

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  18. 3 dead, 5 under treatment after southwest China landslideRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 9 | Xinhuanet

    Eight people have been pulled out of the debris of a landslide that toppled three houses Sunday afternoon in southwest China's Sichuan Province. Twelve people were estimated buried in the landslide that occurred at about 5 p.m. in Fenshui township in Xuyong county.

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  19. 12 feared buried in southwest China landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Trend

    Twelve people were estimated buried after a landslide caused three houses to collapse Sunday afternoon in southwest China's Sichuan Province, Trend reports citing Xinhua. Five people had been pulled out of the debris in Fenshui township in Xuyong county by 8 p.m., but one died en route to hospital, Tang Jie, the county head leading rescue efforts at the scene, told Xinhua.

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  20. RFE/RL - Armenia Elects New Parliament - 12/09/2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Groong

    Voters in Armenia cast ballots on Sunday in snap parliamentary elections held more than seven months after mass protests that brought down the country's former government. The My Step alliance of Nikol Pashinian, the protest leader who became prime minister in May, was widely expected to win the elections by a landslide.

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