landslides

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More than 60 people have been reported dead after torrential rains battered swathes of southwest Japan.
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Twenty-seven people have been reported missing.
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The government has said more than 70 people are missing in China's latest industrial disaster.
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SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Rescuers searched Monday for 85 missing people a day after the collapse of a mountain of excavated
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By Enrique Pretel and Sofia Menchu SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala Oct 4 (Reuters) - Despair in the search for hundreds
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SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Hopes faded of finding any remaining survivors of a massive landslide
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Over 5,000 people fled the oncoming typhoon.
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The world is watching to see if Modi can rise to the occasion and show that he is capable of rising above the sectarianism that plagues Indian politics to lead Kashmir into the bosom of a potentially kinder mother India.
Science
Seismic readings have shown that there were actually two major slides about four minutes apart during Saturday's disaster
Science
Tearing down the slopes of the Brooks Range is actually a creeping landslide. And geologists and policymakers are in a scramble to address the issue that happened to strike Alaska's most vulnerable chord.
Environment
The body recovered is believed to be that of Valentine Webber, 60. Among the others missing are Webber's daughters Rachel
Environment
Some villagers had fled the area the night before after cracks appeared in the earth, suggesting a landslide might be imminent
Environment
* More than 100 may have been buried, parliamentarian says A local member of parliament, David Wakikona, told Reuters that
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The controversy also raises some familiar issues aired by critics of "big oil" in previous disasters: a pressure to deliver
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Fear continues to linger in Fayette, the village closest to the epicenter of the earthquake in Haiti. A visit from scientists who are doing more than passing through with their instruments would be appreciated.