Monthly Archives: March 2014

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Washington community grieves growing toll in US mudslide
DARRINGTON, Washington (Reuters) – The grim task of combing through debris from a landslide that sent a wall of mud cascading over dozens of homes on the outskirts of a rural Washington town came to a standstill briefly on Saturday for a moment of …
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Washington mudslide: logging eyed as contributing cause

Washington mudslide: logging eyed as contributing cause
The mountain ranges of the Pacific Northwest may appear solid and stolid, but they're a geologically active part of the physical environment, including regular earthquakes, landslides, and the occasional volcano. And sometimes human activities …
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TV and radio listings: March 29
12:30 p.m. Boston at Washington » Comcast SportsNet, WJFK (106.7 FM). 3:30 p.m. San Jose at Colorado » Comcast SportsNet. 7 p.m. Detroit at Toronto » NHL Network. MLB SPRING TRAINING. 2 p.m. Detroit at Washington » MASN, WJFK (1580 AM), …
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Washington landslide: Families pray for miracles as death toll expected to grow
Darrington, Washington (CNN) — With each passing day, the toll grows from a mountain that moved, a massive landslide that swallowed houses and trailers in Washington's Cascade Mountains. At least 16 bodies have been recovered, another eight bodies …
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In Italy, gay Catholics feel the 'Francis Effect'

In Italy, gay Catholics feel the 'Francis Effect'
FLORENCE, Italy — The power of the Catholic Church in Italy has compelled thousands of gay men and lesbians to live in the shadows, and the opposition of bishops helped make this the only major nation in Western Europe without broad legal rights for …
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Houses in the Path of the Washington Mudslide
Houses in the Path of the Washington Mudslide. Show before mudslide Show after mudslide. Hide Labels Show Labels. Site of collapse. 2006 slide line. 1. 4. 3. 2. 5. 7. 6. 30929 Steelhead Drive: John Regelbrugge, a Navy commander, was found dead.
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Search for Washington Landslide Victims Continues
OSO, Wash. — With more rain expected to fall in Snohomish County on Wednesday, search and rescue teams started another agonizing day of looking for bodies amid a vast plain of mud and rubble, holding out hope that survivors may still be found.
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After Mountain's Collapse, Uncertainty and Loss
ARLINGTON, Wash. — Pam Sanford was waiting for news about her brother, Joseph Miller, among the missing since Saturday in the Oso landslide, when a police detective called asking for his dental records. Had he been found? The detective would not say.
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Deadly Mix of Loose Sediments and Heavy Rain in Washington
The flow of mud, boulders and trees that overran part of the community of Oso on Saturday was the most lethal slide in Washington in years, but the state is prone to the destructive events. At times, parts of Washington have experienced a thousand or …
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Hopes fade as 25th body found in Washington state mudslide

Hopes fade as 25th body found in Washington state mudslide
Asked whether he expected the death toll to rise significantly, Washington state Governor Jay Inslee told CNN: "Yes, I don't think anyone can reach any other conclusion." Jan McClelland, a volunteer firefighter from Darrington who was among the first …
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Unofficial Death Toll Hits 24 in Washington Mudslide
Rescue teams expanded their search in Snohomish County, Wash., on Tuesday in a desperate attempt to find survivors of the catastrophic mudslide that left an estimated 24 dead amid ruined houses and countryside. The Washington Army National Guard …
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Terror after landslide: 'Can you tell me what happened?'
Oso, Washington (CNN) — The rain-soaked ground in Washington's Cascade Mountains offered little warning before it gave way, dumping a wall of mud onto the towns of Oso and Darrington, an hour's drive north of Seattle. With the official death toll at …
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