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Deadly avalanche sweeps slopes of Mount Everest

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At least six Nepalese guides are dead after an avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest along a route used to climb the world's highest peak. (April 18) Video provided by AP


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RightThisMinute (Jan. 16, 2015) — A pair of videos show that avalanches, no matter the size, can be very dangerous. In clip one, snowboarder Greg Hugunin narrowly avoided an avalanche as he rode down the slopes on a mountain in Alaska. In clip two, a snowmobile driver in British Colombia was carried down a hill by an avalanche and went missing under the snow. Luckily, a friend was close by and was able to pull him out. Video provided by RightThisMinute
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Snowmobiler Sets Off Scary Avalanche

Snowmobiler Sets Off Scary Avalanche

RightThisMinute (Mar. 18, 2015) — You have to be careful riding your snowmobile out on the slopes. There's always a chance you'll get caught in an avalanche just like this guy did! Video provided by RightThisMinute
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It May Look Like a Blizzard, but It's Just a Controlled Avalanche

It May Look Like a Blizzard, but It's Just a Controlled Avalanche

RightThisMinute (Jan. 15, 2015) — Usually when a blizzard or an avalanche comes, you should probably get out of the way. But these people decided to stay and film, good thing it was just a controlled avalanche. Video provided by RightThisMinute
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Dramatic Rescue of Skier Caught in Avalanche

Dramatic Rescue of Skier Caught in Avalanche

AP (Mar. 13, 2015) — Video from a helmet camera shows the terrifying moment an Australian skier was buried by an avalanche while skiing with friends on the Swiss-French border. James Mort was at Les Crosets when he was trapped by the avalanche in January. (March 13) Video provided by AP
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