Authorities say the number of people who have been confirmed dead from the mudslide in Washington state has increased from 18 to 21.
The 2 men killed in the Oregon avalanche were a guide and his client.
Research finds marijuana is playing a significant role in fatal traffic accidents.
A 19-year-old Oregon woman who drove an SUV into a leaf pile, killing two young girls playing in it, has been sentenced to three years of probation.
The search for four Japanese climbers who were caught in an avalanche on Alaska’s Mount McKinley has been called off, with authorities calling the site their final resting place.