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  1. .com | Dozens take refuge from Japan quake aftershocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News24

    Dozens of villagers remained in shelters on Monday as aftershocks rattled a region in central Japan hit by a weekend earthquake that injured at least 41 people and destroyed more than 50 homes. The damage in a mountainous area that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics was worse than initially thought, though many were rejoicing at the lack of any deaths.

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  2. Ap Photos: Editor selections from AsiaRead the original story

    Monday | My Mother Lode

    ... into the air in the "happiest 5K on the planet." Houses collapsed in a ski resort town after a magnitude-6.7 earthquake shook Japan's mountainous Nagano prefecture that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics. Elsewhere in Japan, sumo wrestlers faced off ...

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  3. Damage worse than thought in Nagano earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Japan Times

    The damage from an overnight earthquake in a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics proved more extensive than initially thought. A daylight assessment Sunday found at least 50 homes destroyed in two villages, and 41 people injured across the region, including seven seriously, mostly with broken bones, officials said.

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  4. Magnitude 6.8 quake hits central Japan; no tsunami warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Reuters

    An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 6.8 jolted central Japan on Saturday evening, temporarily trapping 21 people when their homes collapsed and leaving 13 people injured, police and public broadcaster NHK said. The Japan Meteorological Agency said no tsunami warning was issued after the quake, which was felt in the capital Tokyo 180 km away.

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  5. Japan Premier Shinzo Abe vows support for victims after quake injures 41Read the original story

    Monday | The Straits Times

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday promised "firm" support after meeting victims of a weekend earthquake, which injured 41 people and wrecked hundreds of homes in a popular ski resort.

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  6. Ap Photos: Editor selections from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SFGate

    ... stations" where they are doused with colored powder. This aerial photo shows collapsed houses after a strong earthquake hit Hakuba, Nagano prefecture, central Japan, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. The magnitude-6.7 earthquake shook on Saturday night the ...

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  7. Quake aftershocks rattle central JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Iol.co.za

    A resident walks over cracks in a road in front of the public hall and a village evacuation centre and a house collapsed on the road, damaged by a 6.7-magnitude earthquake in the ski resort village of Hakuba, central Japan. Picture: KIMIMASA MAYAMA Dozens of villagers remained in shelters on Monday as aftershocks rattled a region in central Japan hit by a weekend earthquake that injured at least 41 people and destroyed more than 50 homes.

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  8. Strong quake in west China kills 5; 54 hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Republic

    A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least five people and injured 54 others, officials said Sunday. The injured included schoolchildren in a stampede.

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  9. China releases emergency fund budget for quake-hit countyRead the original story

    Monday | Xinhuanet

    The Finance Ministry announced Monday that the central government had budgeted an emergency relief fund of 50 million yuan for those affected by an earthquake in Kangding County, Sichuan Province. The money will be used for emergency evacuation and settlement initiatives, as well as allowances and compensation for locals.

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  10. Pacman calls for Mayweather fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Iol.co.za

    ... himself into the car park of the Venetian casino. This was not a mere landslide decision, it was a seismic earthquake measuring 120-102 on the Richter scale of scoring. Ducking and diving in an effort to remain conscious for 12 rounds is not ...

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  11. Injuries, damage reported after Japan earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Reuters

    Residents in central Japan begin cleaning up Sunday morning after a 6.8 magnitude earthquake the night before damaged homes and buildings and left 39 people injured. Personal items in this house were broken or destroyed... some homes were completely levelled.

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  12. Dozens injured after strong earthquake and aftershocks shake central JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... for people trapped in collapsed homes, authorities said. (Source: AVN/NHK/CNN) TOKYO (AVN/NHK/CNN) - A strong earthquake shook central Japan on Saturday night, injuring dozens of people and destroying homes in a well-known ski resort, authorities ...

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  13. Magnitude 2.2 earthquake hits near New Madrid Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | KFVS12

    A magnitude 2.2 earthquake hit near New Madrid, Missouri early Monday morning, according to the United States Geological Survey. Officials say it happened around 7:30 a.m. and impacted areas about 5 miles southeast of New Madrid, 22 miles west of Union City, Tennessee and about 25 miles southeast of Sikeston.

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  14. Earthquakes Rattle Oklahoma OvernightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The agency's website lists an earthquake of that magnitude as being weak and not likely to cause any damage. Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his invitation to a prayer service inside was withdrawn because of comments that insulted people of other religions.

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  15. Ar OpinionLET'S Be SeriousRead the original story

    Sunday | American Reporter

    ... you get when you are in a whiteout or other disorienting situation. This was the second time I have been in an earthquake in three weeks. The adults here take these 6.0 quakes in stride. The children, however, tell me they don't like them at all. ...

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  16. Egypt court confirms jail terms for 85 studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | New Vision

    ... (550-pound) bomb was found near the city's town hall during the building of a new metro line.... A 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck China's southwestern province of Sichuan on Saturday, with Chinese state media reporting one fatality.... Nigeria''s ...

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  17. 3.3 Earthquake Rattles Dallas AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KCEN

    A 3.3 magnitude earthquake shook the Dallas, Fort Worth area around 9:15 p.m. Saturday night.

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  18. Small quake shakes Dallas area, stirring fracking criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Post-gazette.com

    A light earthquake shook the Dallas-Ft. Worth area of North Texas on Saturday night, leaving no known damage or casualties but stirring concern about the potential of the area's oil and gas fracking industry to generate seismic activity.

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  19. All Shook Up: Quake Safety Slides AheadRead the original story

    Sunday | PaintSquare

    ... announcement . Deierlein is Stanford's John A. Blume Professor in the School of Engineering. The 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake collapsed a section of the double-deck Nimitz Freeway. Researchers say their test house can withstand a shock three times ...

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  20. 5 dead, 54 injured in Southwest China quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | China Daily

    Tents are set up to house quake survivors in a school in Tagong town of Kangding county, Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Southwest China's Sichuan province on November 23, 2014. [Photo/ECNS] Five people were killed and 54 others injured after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake hit a heavily Tibetan region of southwest China's Sichuan Province on Saturday.

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