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Snohomish County Fire Battalion Chief Steve Mason explains the efforts that are going on to try and find victims of the mudslide in Oso, Washington state.
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Fatalities from last week's Washington state mudslide will rise "substantially" in the next two days, authorities say, with 90 people still missing.
House prices in London and the south east have been boosted by cash buyers from abroad.
The gay Chinese man suing the government
Why climate change is bad news for your cuppa
Ronnie O'Sullivan suffers his first loss of 2014 against China's Yu Delu in the Players' Championship Grand Final in Preston.
The World Health Organization has declared its South East Asia region polio-free, so 80% of the world is now officially free of the disease.
Dozens of people in Bolivia clash with police in a protest against the construction of a military anti-drugs base in a coca-growing area.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage stands by his attack on the EU's actions in Ukraine after criticism from Nick Clegg.