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Heavy rain forces Californians to flee, triggers home-destroying mudslide

World Feb 15, 2019

Heavy rain forces Californians to flee, triggers home-destroying mudslide

Waves of heavy rain pounded California on Thursday, flooding streets, triggering a mudslide that destroyed homes and forcing residents to flee communities scorched by wildfires last year. The storm deluged Southern California after walloping northern parts of the state and southern Oregon. A mudslide in ...

Storm brings floods and snow to U.S. West

World Feb 14, 2019

Storm brings floods and snow to U.S. West

Rain, snow and wind hit the U.S. West on Wednesday, flooding roads, toppling trees and cutting power while raising threats of debris flows from wildfire scars. The tempest, aimed at California and southern Oregon and barreling toward Nevada, was feeding on a deep plume of ...

Plane came down in multiple pieces in California, witnesses say

World Feb 6, 2019

Plane came down in multiple pieces in California, witnesses say

A former crash investigator said he's confident officials will figure out why a small plane broke apart in the air over a Southern California neighborhood, raining down chunks of metal and igniting a house fire that killed four people. The pilot, a retired Chicago police ...

Powerful storm in Southern California floods highways

World Feb 3, 2019

Powerful storm in Southern California floods highways

The second in a string of powerful storms battered California on Saturday, shutting key highways after water and mud rushed into lanes from bare hillsides in wildfire burn areas where thousands of residents were under evacuation orders. Flash flood warnings were issued for huge swaths ...