Five mountain climbers freeze to death in the Italian Alps.
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An avalanche kills six skiers in the Italian Alps.
2016-03-12, with context: Italian Alps
Five mountain climbers are missing and feared dead on Kanchenjunga.
2013-05-24, with context: mountain climber
Police clash with local residents who object to Italian government plans to build a European Union-funded rail link with France near their homes in the Italian Alps. The police intervention follows a peaceful candlelight nighttime prayer vigil featuring thousands of people.
2011-06-27, with context: Italian Alps
Scientists at the University of Toronto claim that mountain climbers George Mallory and Andrew Irvine could not have reached the top of Mount Everest in 1924 as they were caught in a perfect storm.
2010-08-16, with context: mountain climber
Apa, a Nepalese Sherpa mountain climber who already held the world record for summiting Mount Everest more than any other person, reaches the summit for the 20th time.
2010-05-22, with context: mountain climber
In a military court, Captain Richard Ashby of the United States Marines is acquitted of the charge of reckless flying which resulted in the deaths of twenty skiers in the Italian Alps when his low-flying jet hit a gondola lift cable.
1999-03-4, with context: Italian Alps