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1 hr ago | University at Buffalo

Leading earthquake engineer will tell Congress 'U.S. not...

Leading earthquake engineer will tell Congress 'U.S. not prepared for effects of a major earthquake in a large urban area' "Lifelines are at the core of resilience and we do not understand the vulnerability of our lifelines, their interdependencies and the cascading effects of lifeline failures, regionally and nationally, and so we can neither ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, US News, Buffalo, NY, SUNY Buffalo, US Politics, Representative Larry Bucshon, Republican, US House of Representatives

3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Strong earthquake shakes Mexico's Gulf coast; no immediate reports of damage

A strong earthquake shook much of eastern Mexico on Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Geology, Science

3 hrs ago | CBC News

Mexico earthquake strikes eastern state of Veracruz

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit southwest of Juan Rodriguez Clara, in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz on Tuesday at a depth of 95 km, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damages.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science,

6 hrs ago | Nerve News

Earthquake hits Andaman coast

An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit the coast of Andaman islands Tuesday but there was no threat of a tsunami, officials said.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tsunami

Mon Jul 28, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Half the United States under increased threat of earthquakes, warns USGS

According to the most recent federal earthquake map from the U.S. Geologic Survey , roughly half of the United States is at a higher risk of quakes than previously thought.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Illinois

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Earthquake reported in northern Oklahoma

The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 struck northern Oklahoma on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma, Natural Disasters, Geology, Science

The Capital-Journal

Oklahoma earthquake felt in southern Kansas

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit northern Oklahoma late Monday night and the effects could be felt more than 100 miles from the epicenter.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science

KTOO-TV Juneau

Are Southeast Alaska's recent earthquakes connected?

Friday's 5.9 magnitude earthquake centered about 97 miles west of Juneau is one of a handful of quakes to hit recently in Southeast Alaska.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Juneau, AK

NBC12

Louisa unveils new school three years after earthquake

A local community is proving it's stronger than a natural disaster. On Monday, Louisa unveiled a brand-new school after its old building was destroyed in an earthquake.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Louisa, VA

Bainbridge Island Review

Small earthquake rattles Kitsap County

An 3.5-magnitude earthquake just south of Bremerton early Monday morning was felt by hundreds of people across Kitsap County and beyond.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Kitsap County, WA, Bremerton, WA, Geology, Science

The New Zealand Herald

Landlord lashes out at quake law

Heritage building owners are struggling financially, unable to upgrade their places, breaching banking covenants and forced to sell properties cheaply, says a landlord.

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The News Tribune

3.6 earthquake shakes up central Puget Sound

The U.S. Geological Survey reports the quake's epicenter was three miles east of Belfair and was located about 13.6 miles down.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, Belfair, WA

Bellingham Herald

3.6 earthquake shakes up central Puget Sound

The U.S. Geological Survey reports the quake's epicenter was three miles east of Belfair and was located about 13.6 miles down.

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WFTV Orlando

3.5 magnitude earthquake shakes portion of Washington

Dispatchers said there are no reports of damage so far but a lot of people in Bremerton reported feeling the quake on the U.S. Geological Survey website.

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Watersblogged

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Source: www.miamiherald.com --- Sunday, July 27, 2014Saul scored in the fifth round of penalty kicks to lift Spanish League champion Atletico Madrid past Major League Soccer's San Jose Earthquakes after they played to a scoreless tie Sunday in the final sporting event at Candlestick Park.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Geology, Science, Natural Disasters

Sun Jul 27, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Minor Earthquake Happened Friday South Of TownOf Louisa

The U.S. Geological Survey says a minor earthquake happened Friday afternoon south of the Town of Louisa.

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News9 Oklahoma City

Small Earthquake Rumbles In Payne County

The 3.2 magnitude quake struck around 5:20 p.m. The epicenter of the earthquake was located seven miles west, northwest of Yale, or about 59 miles northeast of the Oklahoma City metro, at a depth of less than two miles.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Payne County, OK, Yale, OK, Oklahoma City, OK, Geology, Science

Canada.com

'Weak' earthquake rattles Pembroke area

In this 1963 file photo, American seismologist Charles Francis Richter, who developed the first widely used seismic magnitude scale in 1935, studies earthquake tremors in his laboratory in Pasadena, Ca., in 1963.

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The Press On-Line

Flight bill soars for Canty quake bureaucrats

Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority staff have flown between Christchurch and Wellington more than 7200 times since 2011, spending more than $1.8 million on flights.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Wellington, New Zealand Travel, Pacific Travel

Post and Courier

Did you feel it? 1.9-earthquake reported near Ladson Saturday night

The epicenter was about three miles south-southwest of Ladson and five miles south-southeast of Summerville.

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Related Topix: Ladson, SC, Natural Disasters, Summerville, SC

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