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2 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Wyoming, Washington State landslides: Natural or human-caused?

Landslides are a common occurrence, a function of geology, seismic activity, erosion caused by heavy rainfall, changes in temperature, changes in groundwater, wildfire, and other natural events But human activities can trigger landslides as well: commercial and residential development, logging, mining, road-building, and water diversions among ... (more)

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Related Topix: Weather, Geology, Science, Oso, WA, Mudflow, Natural Disasters, University of Washington

6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Infant survivor of the Washington landslide reunited with his...

Three weeks after baby Duke Suddarth was rescued from the brink of death, Arlington firefighter paramedic Marty Ruffner and EMT Jason Brisson were reunited with the young life they helped save.

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Related Topix: Washington

10 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Oso mudslide survivors ponder rebuilding - and its risks

It is a delicate chemistry, responders and residents say, with the needs of the families grieving or looking for their loved ones - 39 people were killed by the slide, with four others still missing - balanced against the needs of the many other families and businesses struggling with the slide's aftereffects on the local economy, the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Flood, Darrington, WA

14 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

DOH: Boulder-Catching Net To Be Repaired Along W.Va. 2

In response to a tragic 2005 accident that resulted in a man's death, the West Virginia Division of Highways installed a steel mesh barrier to prevent rockslide boulders from falling onto The Narrows portion of W.Va.

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18 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

Egypt gunmen kill police captain near Cairo

John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Science / Technology, Space, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

18 hrs ago | WTVY Dothan

US News: Military Forces in Europe?; Wyoming Landslide; NASA Engineer Key in Space Travel Dies

A Western official says the United States is considering deploying about 150 soldiers for military exercises to begin in Poland and Estonia in the next few weeks.

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Related Topix: Prison, Science / Technology, NASA, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Jackson, WY

Sat Apr 19, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Holy fire ritual draws thousands

THOUSANDS of Christians from Orthodox denominations have taken part in the 'Holy Fire' ritual in Jerusalem, which dates back 1200 years.

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Related Topix: Fire, Religion, Orthodox Church, Pope Benedict XVI

NEWS.com.au

House splits in two after landslide

BREKKIE WRAP: A SUDDEN lurch in a creeping landslide in the Wyoming town of Jackson split a house right down the middle.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Wedding, Avalanche, California

WCAX-TV Burlington

APNewsBreak: Vengeful note left in 2 boys' murder

A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon efforts to stabilize the hillside.

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Related Topix: Astronomy, Science

WOI-TV West Des Moines

Pope seeks to bring faith to "ends of the Earth"

A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon efforts to stabilize the hillside.

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Related Topix: Astronomy, Science, Wedding

Cape Cod Times

Leveled by landslide, towns consider how to rebuild

A sometimes awkward, invariably agonized conversation about the future has begun here at the site of last month's devastating landslide, about what might be rebuilt and what was perhaps forever lost that day.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jay Inslee, Darrington, WA

KNUS-AM Aurora

Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

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Related Topix: Jackson, WY, Weather, Downtown (Seattle, WA), University Village (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

Park Record

Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

A slow-motion disaster continued unfolding in the Wyoming resort town of Jackson on Saturday, as a creeping landslide that split a hillside home threatened to swallow up more houses and businesses.

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Related Topix: Weather, Oso, WA, Downtown (Seattle, WA), University Village (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

Bellingham Herald

Month after slide: husband found but wife missing

John's brother, Greg Regelbrugge, helped search for both in the debris field left when the March 22 mudslide buried the residential neighborhood where they lived.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Mudflow

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Looming, creeping landslide splits home in Wyoming

A house breaks apart as a slow-moving landslide in Jackson, Wyo. advances downhill on Friday, April 18. 2014.

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Related Topix: Jackson, WY

Fri Apr 18, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

Police say they have locked down the Los Angeles Times building in downtown LA after receiving reports of a possible gunman inside.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Cape Canaveral, FL, Science / Technology, Space, NASA

The York Daily Record

Sudden movement raises alarm in Wyoming slide area

A slow-moving landslide in the Wyoming resort town of Jackson sped up significantly Friday, splitting a house in two, causing a huge uplift in a road and a Walgreens parking lot, and threatening to destroy several other unoccupied homes and businesses.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Oso, WA

KUOW-FM Seattle

No Access To Route 530 Is Next 'Emergency' For Darrington Residents

A month after the devastating mudslide near Oso, Wash., a mile of state Route 530 still sits under landslide debris.

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Related Topix: Darrington, WA, Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Oso, WA, Arlington, WA

ABC News

Sudden Movement Raises Alarm in Wyoming Slide Area

A slow-moving landslide in the Wyoming resort town of Jackson has suddenly sped up, buckling a road and a Walgreens parking lot and threatening to destroy several unoccupied homes and businesses.

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Coast Reporter

Shelve OCP bylaw

We write with grave concern for what must be seen as a dangerously superficial treatment of safety considerations in the new proposed area B official community plan , relative to the existing OCP concerning the Redrooffs Escarpment area.

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