Four die in two days after string of deadly avalanches sweep across the US

Four die in two days after string of deadly avalanches sweep across the USOn Saturday, a skier was killed in Colorado's Rockies after causing slideHe was found dead while a second man found alive buried for 90 minutesOther deaths on Friday were in Utah, Wyoming and New Hampshire By Mail Foreign Service PUBLISHED: 17:33 GMT, 4 March 2013 | UPDATED: 08:00 GMT, 5 March 2013 A backcountry skier has been killed and another critically injured after they triggered an avalanche in a Colorado mountain pass, in the fourth such fatality in two days as snowslides swept across the US.

The real life sleeping beauty: Teenager suffers from rare condition which makes her nod off for 12 DAYS at a time

The real-life sleeping beauty, 17, who has illness which makes her belt out songs while snoozing for 12 DAYS at a timeShannon Magee has rare neurological disorder called Kleine-Levin SyndromeSuffers bizarre episodes where she will sleepwalk naked and gorge sweetsHas slept through Christmases, skiing holidays and even her GCSE examsLikens illness, dubbed Sleeping Beauty syndrome, to 'being awake in coma' | UPDATED: 13:28 GMT, 27 December 2012 'Like being awake in a coma': Teenager Shannon Magee suffers from a rare disorder which makes her sleep for nearly a fortnight at a time A teenager has been dubbed a real-life 'Sleeping Beauty' after being struck down by a medical condition which makes her nod off for almost 12 days at a time.

UK weather: Wednesday set to be the coldest day of the year with temperatures dropping to -8C

Snow Sunday in Cumbria: It looks like fun. . . but temperatures are about to plunge as the Beast From The East sweeps the countryExtreme Russian cold front called 'Beast from the East' will hit todayTemperatures across UK expected to plunge to sub-zeroWarnings for motorists and the vulnerable Wednesday could be the coldest day of the year so far | UPDATED: 03:18 GMT, 10 December 2012 IT could be a remote Alpine landscape