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Emotional Trauma Takes Its Toll on Rescuers in Washington

Many struggle with unanswerable questions.

Posted Wednesday, April 2, 2014

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Receding Water Helps Washington Mudslide Searches

More human remains expected as search expands.

Posted Wednesday, April 2, 2014

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At Least 22 Still Missing in Washington Mudslide

Death toll stands at 24 in Snohomish County devastation.

Posted Tuesday, April 1, 2014

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Death Toll in Washington Mudslide Expected to Rise

Stress mounts as search becomes painstakingly slow.

Posted Friday, March 28, 2014

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Washington Mudslide Searches are Difficult on First Responders

Hope of finding victims alive fades as days continue.

Posted Thursday, March 27, 2014

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Devastation from Washington Mudslide Grows

At least 14 dead, dozens unaccounted for and 30 homes destroyed.

Posted Tuesday, March 25, 2014

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At Least Eight Killed in Massive Washington Mudslide

Crews are still in a “search and rescue mode” according to fire chief.

Posted Monday, March 24, 2014

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Buildings Still Vulnerable 20 Years after Los Angeles Earthquake

City doesn’t track “soft-story” buildings or require mandatory repairs.

Posted Friday, January 17, 2014

Paramedics Reach Stranded Survivors on Philippine Island

‘HELP’ spelled out with white sheets on beach.

Posted Thursday, November 21, 2013


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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