Mudslides

Bay Area House On a Collapsing Hillside On Sale For $850,000

by Charles MudedeCBS SF<br>We have not seen anything yet in Seattle. That blind and busted Greenwood house demanding $450,000? Mere chump change when …

Seattle

Dashcam footage shows cars trapped in China mudslide

China

Video shows cars get buried in landslide

Dashcam footage from southern China shows the moment a mudslide hit a busy road full of cars. Eight vehicles were buried and emergency crews managed to rescue the drivers and passengers trapped in their cars.

TBS

China mudslide: 5 killed, 19 injured in Hunan province, search and rescue operation underway

<b>Beijing:</b> At least five persons have been killed and 19 others injured in a mudslide in China's southern Hunan province that witnessed severe flooding …

China

3 dead, 5 missing in C China mudslide

CHANGSHA -- A mudslide in Central China's Hunan province Saturday afternoon killed three people, leaving another 19 injured and five missing, …

Search and Rescue

Landslide caused by heavy rains kills 11 in western Guatemala

At least 11 people have died in western Guatemala after heavy rains caused a mudslide that swamped homes, spilled onto a highway and buried two buses …

Guatemala

At least 11 killed by mudslide in western Guatemala

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - At least 11 people have died in western Guatemala after heavy rains caused a mudslide that swamped homes, spilled onto a highway and buried two buses early on Tuesday, emergency services said.<p>The buses were hit following the collapse of part of a hillside in the …

Environment

Ghosts of the Antofagasta Mudslide | Ghosts and Ghouls

On June 18, 1991, exactly 26 years ago today, a sudden mudslide swept away large portions of Antofagasta, Chile. More than 100 people died in the …

Chile

Rescuers dig for survivors in Bangladesh mudslide

Hundreds of rescuers -- including soldiers, firefighters, police and volunteers -- were still digging through vast piles of mud on Wednesday, a day …

Bangladesh

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Bangladesh

Atop the Highway 50 mudslide, watch an update on traffic, cleanup process

A section of Highway 50 damaged by winter storms was hit by a mudslide. California Department of Transportation provides an update on the clean up as …

California

Friday Lunchtime Links: Mudslide Slows Tahoe Travel

• Here are some photos of animals dressed in Warriors garb. [KRON 4]<br>• Here's a look at how Muni restores their cable cars. [Moving SF]<br>• Old Jerusalem …

Watch Thousands of Tons of Mud Surge Down a Swiss Mountain

The Swiss canton of Valais is famous for its picturesque resort towns, craggy mountains, and scenic trails—but come spring, tourists and locals alike …

Cool Stuff

Each year this ‘terrifying’ mudslide careens down Switzerland’s Illhorn mountain

Each spring, after layers of snow and ice-filled dirt melt under sun and rain, this powerful mudslide comes careening down Switzerland’s Illhorn mountain. It’s predictable only in the sense that it’s annual — other than that, there’s nothing to signal when this flood of dirt and debris will …

Liberal POV

Body of Tappen, B.C., mudslide victim recovered

Searchers recovered body of Roy Sharp, age 75, Wednesday<p>The body of a missing British Columbia man whose house was engulfed by a mudslide last month …

Canada

Rescuers dig for survivors in Bangladesh mudslide; 140 dead

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Rescuers went from door to door searching for information on people who might be missing Wednesday after massive landslides …

Bangladesh

Massive mudslide pours into Tajikistan valley

A massive landslide rolled through a valley in Tajikistan near the border to Kyrgyzstan today, partly blocking a road to the neighboring country.

Tajikistan

Massive mudslide near Big Sur closes California State Route 1

Highway closed until further notice<p>After winter storms pummeled the Bay Area, resulting in the destruction of the Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge on the Big Sur coastline, the iconic stretch of Highway 1 fell victim to yet another unfortunate weather-related snafu. On Saturday, a high mudslide buried the …

California

After the Country’s Deadliest Mudslide, This Town Came Out Stronger Than Ever

It was the first clear day all month in Darrington, Washington, and most community members were out enjoying the sun. But the heavy rains had already …

Senior presumed dead after home 'enveloped' by B.C. landslide

Fire chief says slide 'sounded like a freight train'<p>A senior is presumed dead after a home was swept away in a mudslide in the B.C. Interior.<p>RCMP …

Canada

Mudslide closes Kenilworth Access as steady downpour drenches Hamilton

Relentless rain has so far caused a mudslide on Kenilworth Access, flooded basements and streets, undermined a section of York Road and overwhelmed …

Weather

Highway 1 near Sicamous partially reopens after mudslide

Drive B.C. says single-lane alternating traffic now getting through after mudslide near Canoe<p>Highway 1 has partially reopened between Salmon Arm and …

Canada

Video: Traffic halted before giant Idaho mudslide blocks road

Mudslides this winter have wreaked havoc in the Bay Area, but Northern California isn’t alone when it comes to these natural disasters.<p>A slide was …

Highway 3 west of Grand Forks, B.C. partially reopens after mudslide

DriveBC says to expect up to 20-minute delays<p>Highway 3 west of Grand Forks, B.C., near Greenwood, has partially reopened after a mudslide.<p>DriveBC …

British Columbia

Two in hospital following Shuswap-area mudslide

Two people were taken to hospital following a mudslide in Sunnybrae, B.C. Friday.<p>BC Emergency Health Services said both received minor injuries in …

Vancouver

Mudslide destroys 2 homes, causes injuries in Shuswap

Fire chief says 1 home cut in half by falling debris<p>A mudslide has destroyed two houses in the small Shuswap community of Tappen and caused the …

Canada

Colombia reveals 92 children among victims of Mocoa mudslide

There were 92 children among the 301 people killed in the giant mudslide that slammed the southern Colombian town of Mocoa last week, the government said Thursday.<p>The landslide hit late Friday after heavy rains caused three rivers to flood, strewing earth, rocks and trees over the area. The death …

South America

Colombia Mudslide: Rescue Crews Continue the Search for Survivors

More than 250 people are dead after an avalanche of water from three overflowing rivers tore through a small city in Colombia.

Colombia

Climate change to blame for devastating mudslide in Mocoa, Colombia, says president, senior UN official

Climate change was to blame for a devastating mudslide that washed away large swaths of the town of Mocoa in southwestern Colombia, leaving more than …

Climate Change

Colombian town mourns victims of mudslide

The first victims of the Mocoa landslide have been laid to rest in Colombia.<p>The country's government said it would dedicate 40,000m pesos ($13.9m; £11.1m) to help rebuild the town, which has no power or running water.<p>About 200 people are still missing but hopes of finding survivors are fading.