Avalanche in western Canada kills two
Two people died in an avalanche Sunday in the Canadian Rockies in Alberta province, police said.
Avalanche kills three at Russian Arctic ski resor
Three people were killed after an avalanche swept through a ski resort outside the Arctic city of Norilsk overnight, Russian investigators said Saturday.
Eight students killed in Japan avalanche
An avalanche killed eight high school students on a mountain-climbing trip in Japan Monday, with more than 30 people reportedly injured.
Italy avalanche toll hits 29 as search ends
Searchers have completed the grim hunt through the ruins of an Italian hotel buried by an avalanche and found the final bodies, bringing the toll to 29 dead, authorities said Thursday.
Six alive in Italian avalanche hotel miracle
Rescuers have pulled out six people alive from under the ruins of an Italian mountain hotel engulfed in a devastating avalanche two days ago, officials said on Friday.