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2 hrs ago | KSWO

Restoration of historic building steps completed

St. Gregory's University in Shawnee says it has completed restoration work on the front steps of its historic Benedictine Hall, which was damaged by an earthquake in 2011.

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6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Currant, Nev.

A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Thursday afternoon 18 miles from Currant, Nev., according to the U.S. Geological Survey .

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

10 hrs ago | Nicaragua Dispatch

INETER: earthquakes moving from west to east

Nicaragua remains on high alert as Managua continues to shake and rattle. In the past eight hours, the Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies has registered 19 additional earthquakes , 418 smaller tremors and thousands of aftershocks - all with epicenters between Momotombo and Apoyeque volcanos, on the northern side of Managua.

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14 hrs ago | Live Science

Earthquake Swarm Shakes Central Idaho

A magnitude-4.9 earthquake in central Idaho on Saturday was the biggest of three weeks of small to moderate temblors that have unnerved residents in this remote region of the Northwest.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, University of Utah, Sundance Film Festival, US National Parks, Yellowstone National Park

18 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

Texas town tighter than ever year after blast

That's why it hurt so much one year ago Thursday when an enormous explosion at a fertilizer plant claimed 15 lives while destroying 120 homes and damaging 200 others across 37 blocks, shattering windows well beyond that.

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20 hrs ago | Blackpool Citizen

Earthquake rattles English region

The 3.2-magnitude earthquake, powered from a depth of 2.5 miles, struck the Oakham area of Rutland at 7.07am.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Leicestershire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Science, Geology, Northamptonshire County, England,

20 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

Britons woken up by earthquake

The 3.2-magnitude earthquake, powered from a depth of 2.5 miles, struck the Oakham area of Rutland at 7.07am.

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20 hrs ago | Sky News

Earthquake Shakes Rutland Residents Awake

One resident says she thought "a train had crashed at the back of us" as the her house was shaken by the tremor.

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21 hrs ago | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Reaction to news of earthquake felt across Rutland

Tremors were mainly felt in Oakham and across Rutland at about 7am but residents as far as Bourne, Gunthorpe and Peterborough have also experienced the quake, as well as Stamford and the Deepings.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC News

Moderate Earthquake Jolts Southern Iran

Iran's state TV says a magnitude 5.3 earthquake has jolted a sparsely populated district in the south of the country.

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KSL-TV

Prepping for the 'big one': How bad could a Utah earthquake be?

The State of Utah is about to embark on its latest renewal of a grim tradition: preparing for the "big one " with The Great Utah ShakeOut .

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KAKE

Geologists in Wichita to talk about increased earthquake activity

Geologists were in Wichita Wednesday at Newman University to talk about the cause or causes of increased earthquake activity in Kansas and Oklahoma.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science, Natural Disasters, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, Kansas, US Senate, Republican, Newman University, US Governors

Anchorage Daily News

Earthquake north of Talkeetna felt in Anchorage

Preliminary measurements from the Alaska Earthquake Information Center pegged the quake at magnitude 5.06 at a depth of 47 miles.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Talkeetna, AK, Anchorage, AK, Tsunami

US News & World Report

Ohio Adopts Stricter Anti-Fracking Rules Near Earthquake Areas

Who would have thought that government decisions impacting our nation's energy future would be shaped by some "rock heads" from Ohio? Last week, Ohio's Department of Natural Resources said the state is now imposing new, stronger permit conditions for drilling near faults or areas of past seismic activity.

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Campbell River Mirror

Alarming earthquake report concerns Strathcona Regional District directors

A recent report from the province's auditor general that reveals British Columbians are at "significant risk" if the Big One were to occur today, has at least one Strathcona Regional District director concerned.

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Northfield.org

Beverly Bell to Discuss Effects of Responses to Haiti Earthquake, April 21

Beverly Bell will speak about her recent book, Fault Lines: Views Across Haiti's Divide .

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ABC News

Report Finds Faults in US Housing Effort in Haiti

An effort by Washington to build housing for Haitians in the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake has fallen short and exceeded costs, a U.S. government report said Tuesday.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WHTC

Hundreds of earthquakes strike central Idaho, ratt...

Hundreds of low-level and medium-sized earthquakes have struck central Idaho since last month, puzzling geologists who wonder whether the ruptures portend a much larger temblor to come or are merely the rumblings of a seismic fault previously thought to be dormant.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science, Natural Disasters, Challis, ID, US National Parks, Yellowstone National Park

Seeking Alpha

Beta Earthquake

One of the things I like to keep my eye on when I'm puzzling out what's going on in the market are the specific company factors that loosely define concepts like Momentum and Value.

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NBC29

Dominion Plans New North Anna Seismic Risk Study

Dominion Virginia Power's North Anna nuclear power plant will undergo a new seismic risk assessment.

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