Mudslides

Fire Crews Responding To Mudslide On Hume Road In Malibu

There is no immediate word on extent of damage. (BREAKING)<p>MALIBU, CA – Los Angeles County fire crews were called at 3:46 p.m. to a mudslide affecting …

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Clean Up Efforts Continue After Deadly Mudslide

The cleanup from a deadly mudslide in California's Santa Barbara County is underway. Homeowners in Montecito are being let back in to the area. They …

Santa Barbara County

Firefighter makes perfect catch of a child thrown from burning building

Video posted to social media shows the dramatic rescue of a child from a residential building near Atlanta, Georgia, on January 3. No one was killed but a dozen people were injured in the blaze.

Fire Fighting

The Latest: Suit targets utilities over wildfire, mudslides

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The Latest on deadly California mudslides (all times local):<p>11:45 a.m.<p>A lawsuit says that negligence by two California utilities contributed to widespread destruction from the state's largest-ever wildfire in December and last week's deadly mudslides caused when …

Business

Montecito homeowners sue utilities, alleging negligence before deadly mudslide

A group of Southern California homeowners charge that the rupture of a water main during last week’s mudslide released as much as 10 million gallons of water into the community of Montecito, overwhelming a flood control system already deluged with heavy rains.<p>The plaintiffs leveled claims of …

Santa Barbara County

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Southern California

Snow is headed to the D.C. region on Tuesday night - The Washington Post

Now watching<p>1:11<p>Snow is headed to the D.C. region on Tuesday night<p>Now watching<p>1:36<p>Watch drone footage of the Susquehanna River ice jam<p>Now watching<p>0:30<p>Car slams into police cruiser in Kentucky<p>Now watching<p>0:35<p>Footage shows Papua New Guinea's Kadovar volcano erupting<p>Now watching<p>0:54<p>Search for …

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The California Mudslide Death Toll Rises To 20 While A Major Highway Remains Closed

Last month’s historic wildfires in Southern California prompted last week’s Montecito mudslides, which destroyed over 100 homes and damaged the properties of Oprah Winfrey and Ellen DeGeneres in Santa Barbara county. The ongoing disaster has now grown even more deadly, for CNN reports that the toll …

Oprah Winfrey

Candlelight vigil held for California mudslide victims

Hundreds of people gathered in Santa Barbara to mourn the lives lost in Southern California.

Southern California

Driver talks about terrifying mudslide ride

Incredible video shows a massive mudslide carrying a car down a California street — with terrified passengers inside.<p>Desionne Franklin told NBC Bay …

Southern California

Search for California mudslide survivors goes on | Reuters - Firstpost

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Jan 14, 2018 21:56 PM | Updated Date: Jan 14, 2018 …

Rescue phase ends in Montecito mudslide zone

Officials say search and rescue operations have ended in Montecito, where mudslides have killed at least 20 people.<p>Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill …

Grim work for California mudslide rescuers

The search for survivors of the deadly mudslides in parts of California's Santa Barbara County is continuing even as hopes of finding anyone alive …

Santa Barbara County

Community Donation Efforts Begin to Help Montecito Mudslide Victims

Days after post-fire mudslides killed 19 people in Montecito, organizations have begun to raise money to help those most affected by the …

American Red Cross

Mudslide brings economic shock to area built on tourism

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — The California mudslide that killed at least 18 people is causing distress miles from where the torrent of muck and boulders stopped, as a local economy that thrives on tourism and the lure of sun-soaked beaches was left reeling.<p>On a postcard-perfect afternoon, the …

Business

Bella Thorne’s BF Defends Her Against Rob Lowe After Mudslide Tweet: He’s ‘Whack’

This celeb feud just escalated! Bella Thorne’s BF Mod Sun came to her defense for her mudslide tweet by calling Rob Lowe ‘whack.’ See it all, …

Bella Thorne

Portion of 101 Freeway to Remain Closed Indefinitely After Montecito Mudslides

As authorities continue to search for those missing in the deadly Montecito mudslide disaster, officials announced that U.S. 101 would remain closed …

California

'Window closing' for US mudslide searchers

Rescue crews have expanded their search for five missing people as the death toll rose to 18 from mudslides in Southern California that damaged …

Grocery Stores, Pharmacies Invited to be WIC Vendors

The Department of Public Health is inviting Connecticut grocery stores and pharmacies to apply to participate in the state's food assistance program …

Low Fat

Race against time to find survivors as California mudslide death toll reaches 18

Four children are among those killed, including a three-year-old girl who died alongside her mother, and an 87-year-old who was discovered in his …

Crashing

Scary video shows Prius 'bobsledding' down a powerful mudslide

With rescue efforts continuing in parts of Southern California following the region's epic mudslides, footage of the insane power of the event are …

Bobsledding

The Montecito mudslide is a tragic reminder to respect our soil

“A nation that destroys its soil destroys itself.”<p>Franklin D. Roosevelt was one of the United States’s more quotable presidents. But one of his best is all too easily forgotten. In a letter to the governors of what was then just 48 states, Roosevelt wrote, “A nation that destroys its soil destroys …

Environment

Terrifying moment car gets swept away by mudslide in California

A large mudslide sends a car careening down a winding road in California after a burst of heavy rain.

California mudslide devastates church except for stained glass and crucifix

Filed under: News, US, Religion<p><b>1010 WINS</b>– La Casa de Maria in Montecito, California looks unrecognizable after a mudslide, but the high stained glass windows and crucifix on the wall appear to have weathered the storm unharmed.<p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

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'Time running out' in search for California mudslide missing

Californian authorities have expressed optimism but warned time is running out as they issued a call for help following deadly mudslides.<p>As many as seven people are believed to still be missing, while at least 18 have died, including four children.<p>Montecito, north of Los Angeles, and the …

Santa Barbara County

Rescue Crews Make Their Way Into Worst-Hit Mudslide Areas

Rescue workers in Southern California are slowly getting into the areas that were hit the hardest by mudslides and debris flows. Heavy rain following wildfires has led to a loss of life and property.

Weather

What to do if a mudslide hits

The CDC says landslides and debris flows result in 25 to 50 deaths a year in the United States.<p>Watch the video in the player above for tips to keep …

► VIDEO: Eyewitness footage captures California mudslide sweeping away car

Eyewitness footage captures California mudslide sweeping away car<p>US<br>• Jan 12, 2018<br>• 0 min 25 secs<p>Eyewitness footage captures the moment a mudslide sweeps …

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Video shows couple fleeing mudslide in car

Firefighters posted a video of a car fleeing from the California mudslides.

Santa Barbara sheriff shares names of dead in California mudslide

Among the 17 people killed were children ages 3, 6, 10 and 12, the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office said.

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