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Mudslide Death Toll Rises To 33

The death toll from the landslide that hit the Washington town of Oso rose to 33 on Monday, according to the Snohomish County medical examiner’s office, which said all but three have been identified.

CBS Seattle–04/07/2014

Death Toll Continues To Mount After Massive Washington Mudslide

Death Toll Climbs to 28, Two More Victims Identified

The official death toll from Washington state’s mudslide has increased to 28, and the Snohomish County medical examiner’s office says 22 of those victims have been identified.

CBS Seattle–04/01/2014

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18, 108, 176? How Many Are Really Missing From Landslide?

The changing figure has added to the confusion of a rescue and recovery operation that has involved aircraft, heavy equipment, trained search crews, and desperate friends and family using chain saws and their bare hands to pick through the debris.

CBS Seattle–03/25/2014

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Portland Aquarium Under Investigation For 200 Animal Deaths

The Portland Aquarium is being investigated by the humane society over a report showing more than 200 marine animals died this spring from starvation, infection, high temperatures, animal-on-animal attacks and unknown causes.

CBS Seattle–08/20/2013

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Afghan Police Officer Kills 3 US Marines

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Officials say an Afghan police officer has shot and killed three U.S. Marines in southern Afghanistan. It is the third attack on coalition forces by their Afghan counterparts in a week. A […]


Almost 40-percent of Pepco customers in Montgomery County, just north of the District of Columbia, are still without electricity and the power company does not expect to have full service restored until Friday.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

East Coast Storm Latest: 24+ Dead, 1.3 Million Without Power

WASHINGTON (AP) — Utility crews struggled to catch up with a backlog of millions of people without electricity for a fourth hot day Tuesday as frustration grew and authorities feared the toll of 24 storm […]

CBS Seattle–07/02/2012