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Injured Climbers Stranded in "Treacherous" Conditions as Rescuers Scramble Up Oregon"s Mount Hood

"It's treacherous. There's a lot of fallen rock and ice.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 13th, 2018

Oregon Fire: Evacuations, Closures and Warnings as Eagle Creek Blaze Spreads

The fire broke out in the Mount Hood National Forest on Saturday, trapping 153 hikers who were later rescued......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 5th, 2017

Pak army and rescuers save French mountaineer trapped on Nanga Parbat

Pakistani army deployed rescue experts to safely recover mountain climbers who issued a mayday while climbing the Nanga Parbat, also nicknamed as Killer Mountain.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 28th, 2018

An avalanche in Japan, likely sparked by a volcanic eruption, killed one person and injured 14 more

Kyodo/Reuters/Business Insider Twin natural disasters hit a ski resort in Gunma, Japan. Mount Kusatsu-Shirane erupted, followed shortly by an avalanche. Weather authorities say the events were almost certainly linked. A soldier who w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 23rd, 2018

Rescuers search for victims as California mudslide toll hits at least 17

At least 28 people were injured, authorities said, while 30,000 remained subject to mandatory evacuation orders.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2018

Chronicling a solemn descent from Mt Everest: Deliverance from 27,000 feet

Two mountain climbers died near the top of Mount Everest in 2016. Their bodies lay frozen there for a year. Then a journey began to bring them home.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 18th, 2017

A high-profile Oregon liquor brand gets a new south-of-the-border owner

A prominent Oregon whisky brand has a new multinational owner. The Associated Press reports that Hood River Distillers has sold the Pendleton Whisky brand to the parent company of Jose Cuervo tequila. AP reported the price, paid by the beverage co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 15th, 2017

Bali Volcano Erupts: U.S. Warns Citizens as Mount Agung"s Ash Cloud Leaves Thousand Stranded

A huge ash cloud forced the closure of Bali's Ngurah Rai International Airport on Monday for 24 hours......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 27th, 2017

Thousands of Tourists are Stranded in Indonesia as Mount Agung Eruption ‘Imminent’

The eruption has already grounded 445 flights and disrupted 59,000 passengers. Indonesia raised its warning for Bali’s Mount Agung volcano to the top level four alert on Monday.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 26th, 2017

Manchester United: Jose Mourinho Furious After International Break As Injuries Mount

The Manchester United manager is furious after Gareth Southgate played injured Phil Jones......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 16th, 2017

As Lithium Booms, Some Analysts Sound Note Of Caution

In “Mad Scramble for Lithium Mines From Congo to Cornwall”, Bloomberg puts some colour on current conditions in the red hot sub-sector. For evidence of just how hot b.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 26th, 2017

Hundreds of travelers are stranded in "inhumane" conditions at Puerto Rico"s largest airport

Hundreds of travelers are stranded in "inhumane" conditions at Puerto Rico"s largest airport.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 25th, 2017

Rising floodwaters trap hundreds of Texans stranded in Harvey"s wake

REUTERS/Adrees Latif HOUSTON (AP) — Rescuers battling heavy downpours plucked hundreds of people from rising.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 27th, 2017

As Muslims Return To Pray At Israel"s Temple Mount Holy Site, 37 Injured In Clashes With Security

Smoke could be seen rising from tear gas canisters in the compound amid reports that Israeli forces fired stun grenades to disperse the crowds......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 27th, 2017

Kabul blast: 80 dead, 325 injured; rescuers dig out more bodies from debris

All staff in the Indian Embassy are safe but some windows in the building were damaged.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 31st, 2017

Sherpas Find Four More Mount Everest Climbers Dead in Camp

The death toll on the world's highest mountain has risen to 10 in the past month......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 24th, 2017

Mount Everest: Two More Climbers Die as Death Toll Climbs to Five in Past Month

An Australian climber also died while approaching the summit and a Slovakian climber perished in the so-called “death zone.”.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 22nd, 2017

An Australian has died while climbing Mount Everest

An Australian climber has died on Mount Everest. According to local reports, the 54-year-old Australian was one of three climbers who died over the weekend. The Australian is believed to have suffered altitude sicknes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 21st, 2017

Backyard tiny homes to house homeless families in Portland

Portland’s Mt. Hood Tiny House Village offers getaway tiny homes for rent. Mt. Hood Tiny House Village Portland, Oregon, is considering a novel s.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 10th, 2017

10 injured in explosion on erupting Mount Etna volcano

Six people were hospitalised, mostly with head injuries.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 16th, 2017

Maryland Joins Other States Challenging Trump"s "Inhumane" Travel Ban

Maryland is the seventh state, after Washington, New York, Oregon, Minnesota, Massachusetts, Hawaii, to mount a legal challenge......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 11th, 2017