Latest News Wires At least 36 dead following mudslides in Japan (+video)

Suburban areas outside the Japanese city of Hiroshima were hit the hardest in this latest natural disaster.

By , Associated Press

Kyodo News/AP

Rain-sodden slopes collapsed in torrents of mud, rock and debris Wednesday in the outskirts of Hiroshima, killing at least 36 people and leaving seven missing, police said.