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  1. Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near Currant, Nev.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Friday morning 18 miles from Currant, Nev., according to the U.S. Geological Survey .

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  2. Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: Judging the region's winners, losers in the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    All concerned deserve praise for making sure that we never forget the evil that humans can do.

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  3. 7.5 magnitude quake rocks MexicoRead the original story

    Yesterday | IN-FORUM

    A powerful earthquake struck Mexico on Friday, shaking buildings in the capital and sending people running out into the street, though there were no early reports of major damage.

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  4. This week in health: Mandatory vaccines, brutal allergies and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    In the wake of a recent outbreak of measles in British Columbia and a considerable amount of back-and-forth in recent months by the pro- and anti-vaccine crowd, the Ontario government has just announced plans to beef up the immunization schedule for the province's children. 2 comments

  5. BUHS graduate recognized by the presidentRead the original story

    Thursday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    If she was ever invited to give a graduation keynote speech at her alma mater, Anna Chalfoun would tell the students to pursue their passions because you never know where they might lead.

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  6. Fish found with mercury in remote Western regionsRead the original story

    Thursday | Star Tribune

    Federal scientists have found high amounts of mercury in sport fish caught in remote areas of national parks in the West and Alaska, according to a study released Thursday.

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  7. Fish with elevated mercury found in parts of Alaska, the WestRead the original story

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    Federal scientists have found elevated amounts of mercury in fish caught in remote areas of national parks in Alaska and the West, according to a study released Wednesday.

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  8. Earthquake Rattles MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Voice of America

    A powerful earthquake struck Mexico on Friday, shaking buildings in the capital and sending people running out into the street.

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  9. 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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  10. Strong earthquake strikes off Solomon Islands; no tsunami warningRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands Thursday evening, but did not trigger any tsunami warnings.

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  11. USGS confirms what Northwest Dallas felt Thursday: There was a 2.5...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    At 2:47 p.m. Thursday several Northwest Dallas neighbors called, texted and emailed with the exact same question: "Did we just have an earthquake?" And the U.S. Geological Survey said nothing - until early Friday morning, when it confirmed that, yes, there was indeed a 2.5 quake Thursday at 2:44 p.m. near the intersection of Northwest Highway and ... (more)

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  12. Fish found with mercury in remote park areas in WestRead the original story

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    Federal scientists have found high amounts of mercury in sport fish caught in remote areas of national parks in the West and Alaska, according to a study released Thursday.

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  13. High Fish Mercury Levels DiscoveredRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    Fish sampled in four Alaskan national parks have tested positive for mercury and in some cases exceeded State of Alaska unlimited human consumption thresholds for women and children.

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  14. Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Currant, Nev.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    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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  15. Mercury found in remote national park streams in West USRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fox 23

    Federal scientists on Thursday said they have found high amounts of mercury in fish that was caught in remote areas of national parks in the Western United States and Alaska.

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  16. Central Coast NewsRead the original story

    Thursday | KION 46

    Federal scientists have found high amounts of mercury in fish caught in remote areas of national parks in the West and Alaska.

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  17. a Townhall Meeting: The Big Quake Threat is Real.Read the original story

    Thursday | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    Talkradio 790 KABC, the US Geological Survey and CalTech present an important broadcast: A Townhall Meeting: The Big Quake Threat is Real.

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  18. from Readers: Close up of winter gives way to springRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Missourian

    Doug Hardesty graduated from the MU Department of Fisheries and Wildlife and works at U.S. Geological Survey.

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  19. The Mars Orbiter Sees the Mars RoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Atlantic

    Right now, five human spacecrafts study Mars by hanging out near it. Two do it from the Martian surface- the Curiosity rover , which began its mission in 2012, and the more-than-a-decade-old Opportunity rover -and three do it while orbiting around the red planet.

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  20. 1 dead, 1 injured in Redwood City boating accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    One person was killed and at least one injured when a sailboat taking part in an amateur race collided with a channel marker buoy in San Francisco Bay, the Coast Guard said.

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