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May 24, 2015 09:57 AM ET // AFP
The landslide sent rocks and debris into the Kali Gandaki river, raising water levels 490 feet.
May 12, 2015 07:00 AM ET // AFP
A 7.3-magnitude quake has hit Nepal only two weeks after a powerful earthquake devastated the region.
Apr 30, 2015 10:46 AM ET // AFP
The 15-year-old came across a jar of clarified butter that sustained him until rescuers found him
Apr 26, 2015 07:50 AM ET // AFP
Terrified residents were jolted by a 6.7-magnitude aftershock that compounded one of the worst disasters to hit the impoverished Himalayan nation.
Mar 15, 2015 10:00 AM ET // AFP
Up to 90 percent of houses in Port Vila were damaged from 200 mph wind.
Feb 3, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Up to 10 million gallons of crude oil from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill has settled at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico.
Dec 10, 2014 06:38 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Los Angeles considers a solar-powered wireless communication system capable of withstanding the big one. Continue reading →
Aug 2, 2014 10:32 AM ET // AFP
The landslide swept away dozens of homes before it created a major flood hazard by dumping mud and rocks into a river.
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