User: irge304 Topic: Urban Waste
Category: Waste Management :: Landfills
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Suspected drunk driver knocks out power to Colorado Springs buildings after hitting two buildings, two parked cars 19.3.2017 Denver Post: Local
A suspected drunk driver crashed into two buildings, two parked vehicles and an electrical box in a south Colorado Springs neighborhood Saturday morning, police said.
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Two males critically wounded in north Denver 19.3.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Denver police spokesman Doug Schepman said the two were walking near East 31st Avenue and Gilpin Street when "multiple shots" were fired about 4:43 p.m.
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A touch of recycling, Japanese style 18.3.2017 Hindu: Home
There are no trash cans in Tokyo. Or at least none when you really need to get rid of that increasingly insipid wad of chewing gum. One reason for this litter bin lacuna is that the Japanese are acute...
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Wyoming man who prompted landfill search for toddler’s body sentenced in boy’s death 18.3.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
The man who pleaded guilty in November to manslaughter in the death of a baby boy will serve between 18 and 20 years in prison.
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Death toll in Ethiopia landfill collapse up sharply to 113 15.3.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

The death toll from a collapse at a landfill outside the capital has risen sharply to 113, an Addis Ababa official said, as the country began three days of mourning for victims who were mostly women and children.
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Ethiopia boasts about its economic progress. The body count at a garbage dump tells another story. 15.3.2017 Washington Post: World
At least 72 people were smothered when a trash mountain gave way.
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Ethiopia begins 3 days of mourning after deadly landslide 15.3.2017 Washington Post: World
Ethiopians have started observing three days of national mourning after a deadly landslide in which scores were killed.
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One person dead in two-vehicle, rollover crash on Thornton Parkway 13.3.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
One person was killed Monday morning in a two-vehicle, rollover crash on Thornton Parkway.
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Death toll reaches 50 in Ethiopia landfill collapse 13.3.2017 Washington Post: World
Officials say the death toll has reached 50 from the collapse of a mountain of trash at a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital.
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Death toll reaches 50 in Ethiopia landfill collapse 13.3.2017 Seattle Times: Nation & World

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Officials say the death toll has reached 50 from the collapse of a mountain of trash at a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital. Rescue and recovery efforts continued Monday at the Koshe landfill as relatives clutching photos waited for news of the dozens said to be […]
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Dump landslide killed 46 people in Ethiopia 13.3.2017 New Kerala: World News
Dump landslide killed 46 people in Ethiopia
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Dozens Missing In Deadly Landslide At Ethiopian Garbage Dump 13.3.2017 NPR News
People at the Koshe Garbage Landfill at the time of the collapse included scavengers looking for items to sell and people who rented homes at the site.
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Ethiopia: At least 48 die in rubbish landslide 13.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Ethiopia: At least 48 die in rubbish landslide
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Landslide at Ethiopia garbage dump kills at least 46 13.3.2017 Hindu: Home
Many of the victims were squatters who scavenged for a living in the 30—hectare (74—acre) dump, she said.
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Dozens Killed in Landslide at Ethiopia Garbage Dump 13.3.2017 Wall St. Journal: World
A mountain of trash gave way in a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital, killing at least 46 people and leaving several dozen missing.
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46 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide 13.3.2017 Washington Post: World
The landfill has been a dumping ground for Addis Ababa’s garbage for more than 50 years.
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46 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide 13.3.2017 LA Times: Commentary

A mountain of trash gave way in a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital, killing at least 46 people and leaving several dozen missing, residents said, as officials vowed to relocate those who called the landfill home.

Addis Ababa city spokeswoman Dagmawit Moges said most of...

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35 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide 12.3.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A mountain of trash gave way in a massive garbage dump, killing at least 35 people and leaving several dozen missing. Many called the landfill home.
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15 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide 12.3.2017 Washington Post: World
Fifteen people have been killed in a landslide at a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital and several dozen people are missing, officials and residents said Sunday.
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15 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide 12.3.2017 Seattle Times: Nation & World

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Fifteen people have been killed in a landslide at a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital and several dozen people are missing, officials and residents said Sunday. Addis Ababa Mayor Diriba Kuma said 15 bodies had been recovered since the landslide Saturday night at the Koshe Garbage […]
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