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2 California Ski Resorts Hit by Avalanches

Three people were partially buried in an avalanche that closed a ski resort in the Sierra Nevada mountains in central California Satuday morning. The three people, who were able to extricate themselves from the snow, were unhurt, officials with the Mammoth Mountain ski area said. Mammoth Mountain is located about 500 kilometers north of Los Angeles. The slide occurred in an area of the mountain where avalanche control work -- where crews purposely set off smaller slides in an effort to...

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