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Seventeen Killed By Landslide After Heavy Rains in Colombia
At least 17 people were killed with several still missing on Wednesday after a landslide tore through several neighborhoods in Manizales, Colombia , the second deadly landslide for the country this month, according to Reuters. Heavy rains have endangered residents across the country where makeshift construction on the slopes of the Andes mountains makes the neighborhoods vulnerable to flooding and avalanches. The landslide is the coffee-growing Caldas province west of Bogota, after a similar