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  1. Slow-moving landslide splits house in twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | WPXI

    A slow-moving landslide in Jackson, Wyoming has split a home on a hill in half. Now, officials say the landslide is moving faster as it inches its way toward the city's main street - forcing residents to evacuate.

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  2. Still spreadingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Missoula Independent Online

    Poplar residents find time doesn't heal all wounds by Kelly Conde Residents of the town of Poplar on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation continue to deal with a massive groundwater contamination from oil and gas activity, and a new report released last week by the U.S. Geological Survey shows that the contamination is ... (more)

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  3. 7.5 magnitude quake hits off Papua New GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | The Daily Star

    ... 10 kilometres (6 miles), struck 68 kilometres southwest of Panguna on the island of Bougainville, the US Geological Survey said, revising down the magnitude from an initial 7.8. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center later cancelled a tsunami warning ...

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  4. Earthquake: 3.2 quake strikes near Lake Isabella in Kern CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Los Angeles Times

    A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Saturday evening eight miles from Bodfish, Calif., near Lake Isabella in Kern County, according to the U.S. Geological Survey .

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  5. Fresh tremor rattles Papua New Guinea...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Suria

    ... Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. Sunday morning's aftershock, estimated as 6.1-magnitude by the US Geological Survey, occurred 96 kilometres from Panguna at a depth of 18 kilometres. Seismologists at the Port Moresby Geophysical Observatory said they ...

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  6. Magnitude 7.5 quake strikes off PNGRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | The Age

    A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 has struck off Papua New Guinea, the US Geological Survey says.

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  7. White amurs emerge as species of concern on Lake ErieRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Ohio.com

    Federal officials reported in the fall that white amurs, a species of Asian carp, appear to be reproducing naturally in the Lake Erie basin for the first time.

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  8. Tsunami warning follows PNG quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Northern Territory News

    A POWERFUL earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 has struck off Papua New Guinea, the US Geological Survey says.

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  9. 7.5 Earthquake Strikes Southern MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Common Dreams

    A powerful earthquake rattled Southern Mexico Friday morning, sending people scrambling into the streets in populated areas such as Mexico City.

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  10. Disaster Prep Wednesday: Preparing for EarthquakesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | EagleSpeak

    The thing about earthquakes is that they are both inevitable and unpredictable. Recent quakes in Chile, California and other spots have raised current awareness levels - though there are assurances that the level of quake activity has not risen dramatically though the ability to locate them has improved and earthquake years have "averages": ... (more)

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  11. How to prepare for an earthquake and tsunamiRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Sunset Magazine

    Fifty years ago this evening, a magnitude 9.2 earthquake rumbled deep and long in Alaska's Prince William Sound, severely damaging Anchorage and triggering a tsunami that killed more than 100 as it struck the coasts of Alaska, Oregon, and California.

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  12. World News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | NEWS.com.au

    ... process. SYDNEY - A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 has struck off Papua New Guinea, the US Geological Survey says, but a tsunami warning issued for PNG and the Solomon Islands has been cancelled. VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis has baptised ...

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  13. Strong magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes off PNGRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | ABC News

    ... Islands. The quake struck 68 kilometres south-west of Panguna on the island of Bougainville, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. The USGS, revising down the magnitude from an initial 7.8, said the quake hit at a depth of 10 kilometres. A tsunami ...

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  14. 4.3 earthquake hits near BakersfieldRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A magnitude 4.3 earthquake occurred at 5:15 a.m. on Saturday in a desert area about 28 miles east-northeast of Bakersfield, the US Geological Survey says.

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  15. Magnitude 7.5 quake strikes off Papua...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Suria

    A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 struck off Papua New Guinea late Saturday, the US Geological Survey said.

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  16. Powerful 7.5 magnitude quake strikes off...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Suria

    A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 struck off Papua New Guinea late Saturday night, the US Geological Survey said.

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  17. Tsunami alert issued for Papua New Guinea and Solomon islands following 7.5 magnitude earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | The Independent

    ... km southwest of Panguna on the island of Bougainville, at a depth of 10 km (6 miles), according to the US Geological Survey. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center later cancelled a tsunami warning for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands and said ...

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  18. Quick viewRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | AlertNet

    An earthquake with a magnitude 7.5 struck off Papua New Guinea on Saturday and a tsunami warning was briefly issued for the Pacific Island nation and neighbouring Solomon Islands, but there were no immediate reports of damage.

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  19. No tsunami threat to Hawaii from Solomon Islands quakeRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    This is the latest in an ngoing sequence of seismicity in the South Pacific region over the past week, which began with a magnitude-7.1 and magnitude-6.5 earthquakes in Papua New Guinea on April 11. There is no tsunami threat to Hawaii after a 7.5 quake near the Solomon Islands, but there may be some small changes in sea level, the Department of ... (more)

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  20. 4.3-magnitude earthquake strikes Kern CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | KABC LA

    According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake struck at 5:15 a.m., and was centered 12 miles south southwest of Lake Isabella.

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