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'Miracle': 11-Month-Old Baby Found Alive After Fatal Mudslide in Colombia

Breitbart News: Heavy rains that carried on for three days triggered the overflow of the Liboriana creek, which in turn caused a mudslide and flash floods that swept away dozens of homes in Salgar, including the one where the baby had been sleeping when the tragedy ...

Colombians celebrate baby's miracle survival from mudslide

Yahoo News: BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombians are celebrating the rescue of an 11-month-old baby who survived a huge mudslide that killed at least 78 people, including the child's mother and 11 other relatives, but officials held out no hope Wednesday for ...

Rock and mudslide close popular Yellowstone National Park trail

KPAX-TV: Recent heavy rain and snow caused a rock and mud slide across the Brink of the Lower Falls trail, forcing rangers to close the popular trail until further notice. One of the rocks that fell on the trail is nearly 7 feet tall and 8 feet long and ...

Owen Sound man lucky to be alive after landslide damages home

CTV News: An Owen Sound man says he's lucky to be alive after a mudslide severely damaged his home Tuesday. The mud slide happened while construction crews worked about thirty meters away preparing to replace sewer pipes under a steep section of road.

Mudslide closes Yellowstone park trail

Billings Gazette: Heavy rain and snow over the weekend has caused a rock and mud slide across a popular Yellowstone National Park trail, forcing its closure until further notice. The National Park Service says one rock that crashed down on the Brink of the Lower Falls ...

Man recounts mudslide experience

Owen Sound Sun Times: Richard Askwith was in his basement, a metre from the wall which was hit by a mudslide Tuesday afternoon. The city has declared this house at 805 5th Ave. A. E. uninhabitable. (Scott Dunn/The Sun Times) ...

Mudslide, Flooding Wash Away Homes in Colombia; At Least 78 Dead | The

The Weather Channel: A landslide in Colombia's northwestern municipality of Salgar killed at least 57 people as it carried away homes and bridges on Monday, May 18. Heavy rains triggered the mudslide early on Monday as people were sleeping, injuring dozens more. According ...

Survivors try to cope after deadly mudslide washes away almost entire

Fox News Latino: In the distance, across the still-raging La Libordiana ravine, he pointed to the zinc-roofed house he fled — one of just two left standing in an area devastated by a mudslide that killed at least 78 people. "I lost half my life," he said Tuesday amid ...

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Flood, mudslide sweep away homes in Colombia

Washington Post: An avalanche of mud and debris roared over an alpine town in western Colombia before dawn Monday, killing at least 58 people in a flash flood and mudslide triggered by heavy rains. May 18, 2015 Residents look for survivors after an avalanche in Salgar, ...

Flood, mudslide sweep away homes in Colombia, killing 58

Parkersburg News: SALGAR, Colombia (AP) — An avalanche of mud and debris roared through an alpine town in western Colombia before dawn Monday, killing at least 58 people in a flash flood and mudslide triggered by heavy rains. Residents were stirred from bed in the ...

SALGAR: A street covered in mud and debris after a landslide hit the area on

DAWN.com: SALGAR: An avalanche of mud and debris roared down an alpine town in western Colombia before dawn on Monday, killing at least 49 people in a flood and mudslide triggered by heavy rains. Residents were stirred from bed in the dead of the night by a ...

Homes Swept Away As Colombia Mudslide Kills 52

City Talk 105.9: At least 52 people have been killed in a flood and mudslide triggered by heavy rains in western Colombia. An avalanche of debris and mud sent bridges and homes plunging into the steep Libordiana ravine in the town of Salgar at 3am local time. Residents ...

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Flooding, Mudslide Leave 52 Dead in Colombia

The Ledger: RESIDENTS RESCUE belongings from houses damaged during a mudslide in Salgar, in Colombia's northwestern state of Antioquia, on Monday. At least 52 people were killed when a mudslide triggered by heavy rains swept away homes before dawn.

Mudslide kills dozens

Castanet.net: At least 39 people were killed Monday when a mudslide triggered by heavy rains swept away dozens of ramshackle homes during the dead of night. The disaster took place around 3 a.m. local time (4 a.m. EDT; 800 GMT) in the town of Salgar, about 60 miles ...

Flood, mudslide sweep away homes in Colombia, killing 39

Hawaii News Now: BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - At least 39 people were killed Monday when a mudslide triggered by heavy rains swept away dozens of ramshackle homes during the dead of night. The disaster took place around 3 a.m. local time (4 a.m. EDT; 800 GMT) in the ...

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Colombia mudslide: At least 58 killed and dozens injured when flash flood and

The Independent: At least 52 people were killed and dozens injured when the flash flood and mudslide swept through the town (EPA) "I said to my wife `let's hold each and hope that God saves us. I know God gave us his hand because here we are, alive, still frightened ...

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Mudslide, Flooding Wash Away Homes in Colombia; At Least 62 Dead | The

The Weather Channel: A landslide in Colombia's northwestern municipality of Salgar killed at least 57 people as it carried away homes and bridges on Monday, May 18. Heavy rains triggered the mudslide early on Monday as people were sleeping, injuring dozens more. According ...

Old Oil Rig Destroyed in Mudslide Still Poses Environmental Problem

WASHINGTON (AP) - A decade-old oil leak where an offshore platform toppled during a hurricane could continue spilling crude into the Gulf of Mexico for a century or more if left unchecked, according to government estimates obtained by The Associated ...

Buried oil well could leak crude into Gulf of Mexico for century

Tribune-Review: Federal regulators suspect oil is leaking from at least one of 25 wells that remain buried under mounds of sediment from an underwater mudslide triggered by waves whipped up by Hurricane Ivan in 2004. A Taylor contractor drilled new wells to intercept ...

Mudslide threat in burn areas around County

San Diego 6: “We had a major mudslide our grass was covered 8 inches of mud on our porch had a foot of mud .” For this rainstorm, the Andersens added more sandbags – some 500 in total – and dug trenches to divert the rain and mud. “Since most of the mud has been ...

County public works and WSDOT win award for post-mudslide road rebuild

OSO — The agencies that hurried to rebuild Highway 530 after the deadly mudslide here, which isolated Darrington from the rest of Snohomish County, are receiving national recognition for their work.

Agencies who rebuilt Highway 530 after Oso mudslide receive national award

The agencies that rushed to rebuild Highway 530 after the deadly Oso landslide are getting national recognition. The Everett Herald reports the American Public Works Association awarded its first President's Special Recognition Award to several agencies, including Snohomish County Public works and the Washington State Department of Transportation. The county coordinated eight contractors and ...

Snohomish public works and WSDOT awarded for post-mudslide road rebuild

OSO — The agencies that hurried to rebuild Highway 530 after the deadly mudslide here, which isolated Darrington from the rest of Snohomish County, are receiving national recognition for their work.

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