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BERLIN | Austria: 3 German skiers killed in avalanche, 4th missing

BERLIN  —Jan 13, 2019— Police say three German skiers have been killed in an avalanche in the Austrian Alps and a fourth is missing. The bodies of the men, aged 57, 36 and 32, were recovered Saturday evening near Lech, a few hours after the wife of one of the skiers reported them missing. Police … Continue reading BERLIN | Austria: 3 German skiers killed in avalanche, 4th missing

BERLIN | Workers in Alps use break in weather to clear snow

BERLIN—Jan 12, 2019—Workers in southern Germany are using a break in the weather to try and clear heavy loads of snow from roofs and roads. Heavy snow has paralyzed parts of Europe in recent days, cutting off mountain villages, disrupting transport and triggering avalanches. In all, at least 21 weather-related deaths have been reported across … Continue reading BERLIN | Workers in Alps use break in weather to clear snow