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Tour de France stage dramatically abandoned due to sudden hailstorm
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Tour de France stage dramatically abandoned due to sudden hailstorm

Updated Jul 26th 2019, 8:04 PM 54,701 Views 26 Comments

Organisers were forced to neutralise stage 19 on Friday afternoon.

13,000 tourists trapped in Swiss ski resort after heavy snowfall
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13,000 tourists trapped in Swiss ski resort after heavy snowfall

Jan 9th 2018, 6:00 PM 33,869 Views 18 Comments

The avalanche risk in Zermatt is at its highest level.

Two men die in base jumping accidents in Switzerland
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Two men die in base jumping accidents in Switzerland

Aug 18th 2016, 4:26 PM 30,310 Views 32 Comments

An Italian man and a British man plunged to their deaths in the Alps.

Five people died in a deadly weekend for extreme sports in the Alps
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Five people died in a deadly weekend for extreme sports in the Alps

Aug 15th 2016, 1:24 PM 21,652 Views 27 Comments

Four separate accidents caused the five deaths.

French police arrest man for stabbing woman and three daughters
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French police arrest man for stabbing woman and three daughters

Jul 19th 2016, 7:20 PM 22,164 Views 149 Comments

Local officials have said there is nothing to substantiate reports that the man had been offended by what the woman and girls had been wearing.

Man killed and another injured as avalanche sweeps away six
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Man killed and another injured as avalanche sweeps away six

Feb 21st 2016, 5:13 PM 19,552 Views 9 Comments

The incident happened in the Swiss Alps earlier today.

No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps
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No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps

Mar 25th 2015, 6:00 AM 14,595 Views 36 Comments

French air traffic controllers, not the two pilots, issued a ‘mayday’ signal after the plane disappeared from their radar.