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FOX KTVU   11 July 2017   USA   San Francisco  
<p>The house is red-tagged. It’s teetering on top of a landslide. And, in an only-in-the-Bay-Area kind of alternative reality, this house in Lafayette is selling for $850,000 and already has multiple inquiries.</p><p>“Grand home on a quiet cul-de-sac has met ...
Keep Talking Greece   10 June 2017   Greece   Amyndeo  
<p>At 10/6/2017 and around 11:00 in the morning local time, a large scale landslide occurred which affected almost the entire extent of the excavation at the Amyndeon Mine of the Lignite Center of Western Macedonia.<br><br>PPC had been extensively monitoring ...
<p>Some longtime residents of Big Sur figured nature hadn’t finished with them this year. Over the weekend, they were proved right.</p><p>With a loud boom and a cloud of dust, part of a mountainside slid into the Pacific Ocean on Saturday night, swallowing ...
KATU   09 May 2017   USA   Oregon  
<p>ROWENA, Ore. &ndash; Landslide debris is blocking the Historic Columbia River Highway (Highway 30) near Rowena Loop, the Oregon Dept. of Transportation said.<br />The slide, reported on Monday afternoon, is about 200 feet long and 125 feet wide.</p>
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CBC News   31 March 2017   United States, Canada   Americas  
<p>A landslide in South Surrey, B.C., has shut down Amtrak train service between Vancouver and Seattle.</p> <p>Amtrak said BNSF, which owns the railway, has suspended passenger railway traffic on the tracks until Friday, March 31. Amtrak said it is providing ...
Achaia news   23 January 2017   Greece   Europe  
<p>A massive landslide occurred last week at Moira village in Achaia region, Greece.</p> <p>The road connecting the village of Moira with Patras was closed and people have to drive an additional 50km through Chalandritsa village in order to reach the region's ...
RNZ   11 August 2016   Auckland   New Zealand  
<p>A slip is causing traffic delays in Coromandel, while clean-up crews are tackling road damage caused by flooding north of Auckland. The New Zealand Transport Agency said the slip, just south of Coromandel Town, was below the road and was being assessed ...
ABP LIVE   25 July 2016   India   Uttarkashi  
<p>Uttarkashi (Uttarakhand): In a rare video, a landslide at Gangotri Highway near Helgugad here is caught live on camera.</p> <p>The 26-second video shows a small part of mountain falling followed by the big boulders.</p> <p>The incident happened on July ...
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<p>The landslide area is 750-800 meters in length and 350-400 meters in width.<br />The geological planning expedition of the National Geological Exploration Service of Azerbaijan&rsquo;s Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources has explored the site of the ...
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9NEWS.com   19 April 2016   Japan   Minamiaso  
<p>Drone footage of a huge landslide near the mountain town of Minamiaso reveals the devastating aftermath of series of powerful earthquakes that recently rocked Japan, killing 42 people.</p> <p>The footage shows an entire forest of trees, motorways and cars ...
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