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  1. Powerful undersea earthquake shakes central IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Sun-Star

    A powerful undersea earthquake shook parts of south-central Indonesia on Friday, but no tsunami was expected because of its depth. The US Geological Service said the temblor had a preliminary magnitude of 7.0 and hit in the Flores Sea, about 113 kilometers north of Nebe.

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  2. Prince William strikes a friendly contrast to Japan's princeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... this amazing country," he said. William is scheduled to visit northeastern Japan, devastated by the 2011 tsunami and earthquake, which left tens of thousands of people homeless and killed nearly 19,000 people. Robert Dujarric, a professor at the ...

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  3. Powerful undersea earthquake shakes southern IndonesiaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | KRON 4

    A powerful undersea earthquake shook parts of southern Indonesia on Friday, but no major damage or tsunami were expected because of its depth. The U.S. Geological Service said the quake had a magnitude of 7.0 and hit the Flores Sea about 132 kilometers north of the town of Nebe.

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  4. 7.0 Magnitude Rocks Indonesian CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CBS Local

    ... h an epicenter off the coast can trigger tsunamis, depending on the size and type of the fault movement. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center tracks earthquake data for the West Coast. WEST COAST TSUNAMI TRACKING:

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  5. William Reveals What Job He Wanted As A BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | LBC 97.3

    ... ill spend the morning in Tokyo before heading to Northern Japan to meet some of those affected by the earthquake and tsunami in 2011.

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  6. Prince William Honors Fallen Troops in Japan - Just as Princess Diana Did 20 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | People

    ... rparts, although that has changed slightly since the Emperor took to visiting victims of Japan's 2011 earthquake and tsunami.

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  7. Quake 6.9 strikes off Indonesia, no tsunami threatRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Reuters

    A magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck 182 km northeast of Ende, Indonesia, at a depth of 562 km, on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no reports of significant damage. BMKG, Indonesia's meteorological agency, said the quake occurred in the middle of the ocean about 104 km northwest of East Flores.

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  8. This Dog's Best Friend? A RatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Switched

    ... tortoise made headlines when the unlikely duo paired up after the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake set off a devastating tsunami. The tsunami orphaned Owen, a baby hippo, and when taken into refuge he immediately paired up with 130-year old Mzee. The ...

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  9. Fukushima Has Been Leaking Radioactive Water Since May, But Tepco Didn't Tell AnyoneRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Canadian Content

    ... week's leak announcements are the latest in a string of high-stakes radioactive water errors since an earthquake and tsunami crippled the plant in 2011. A highly diluted radioactive plume from the original incident, meanwhile, has reached the waters

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  10. Winter of DiscontentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Warsaw Voice

    Strikes by miners and protests by farmers have stepped up the pressure on Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz's center-right government in the run-up to this year's presidential and parliamentary elections. The government has also been disquieted by rumblings that postal and rail workers may stage protests ahead of presidential elections in May, which will be followed by a parliamentary election in the fall.

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  11. Vigor Industrial provides a bit of mercy to the Navy's MercyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | OregonLive.com

    ... project. In the last decade, the ship has been sent to major disasters across the planet, including the 2011 Japan tsunami and the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. Photos taken by The Oregonian/OregonLive of the Mercy as it arrived in Portland show stains ...

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  12. Homeland Security funding back in the hands of the lunatic fringe | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | NJ.com

    If the House fails to fund Homeland Security, 200,000 federal employees -- such as these TSA officers - will receive IOUs instead of paychecks. Funding for the Department of Homeland Security runs out Friday, which means that unless they come to their senses, House Republicans believe it's OK to risk national security as long as there's a small chance of tossing unauthorized children back over the border.

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  13. Stars on stage at Festival TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Argus

    ... Morpurgo's Running Wild (August 2 to 16). The War Horse author's book tells the story of the devastating Boxing Day tsunami, and a young boy's remarkable jungle adventures in Indonesia afterwards. The festival closes with three of Chekov's plays, ...

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  14. Friendly Prince William's trip spotlights contrast with cloistered Japanese imperial familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... this amazing country," he said. William is scheduled to visit northeastern Japan, devastated by the 2011 tsunami and earthquake, which left tens of thousands of people homeless and killed nearly 19,000 people. Robert Dujarric, a professor at the ...

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  15. Tohoku University and Fujitsu Succeed in Real-Time Flood Analysis...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Sys-Con Media

    Makes tsunami warnings more precise and helps cities become more resilient to damage Kawasaki, Japan, Feb 27, 2015 - - International Research Institute of Disaster Science , Tohoku University and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced their joint development of a high-resolution tsunami model, able to run on a supercomputer, and based on Tohoku University's existing TUNAMI-N2 simulation model, which is in widespread use internationally. For this project, IRIDeS prepared the model to perform high-resolution calculations, and Fujitsu Laboratories implemented methods for high-efficiency parallelization.

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  16. Artist delivers heartfelt tribute to 3/11 cleanup workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Japan Times

    ... 1 nuclear power plant and other disaster-stricken parts of the Tohoku region. On the fourth anniversary of the quake-tsunami tragedy, Anri Gallery in Chikusa Ward, Nagoya, will display all the hearts drawn by 59-year-old illustrator Kazuya Chabata. ...

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  17. Young 3/11 survivors bound for U.N. disaster summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Japan Times

    As survivors of the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami cope with the loss of their families, homes and livelihoods, some of the younger generation are focusing their energies on helping people elsewhere in Asia. On March 15, he will join a group of Japanese peers and survivors from the typhoon-struck Philippines to discuss their experiences and ideas for better disaster preparedness in a forum to be held on the sidelines of the U.N. World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai.

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  18. Prince William meets Japanese royaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... this amazing country," he said. William is scheduled to visit northeastern Japan, devastated by the 2011 tsunami and earthquake, which left tens of thousands of people homeless and killed nearly 19,000 people. Robert Dujarric, a professor at the ...

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  19. Market MoverFOR These Times, 'Threepenny Opera' is TimelyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | American Reporter

    ... sends money for relief efforts; we contribute to fund raising efforts to send materials for tent cities to tsunami victims and hundreds of trailer homes to displaced New Orleanians. Our hearts are big and they go out to all the victims. But to us, ...

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  20. New legislation aims to improve both the research and detection of tsunamisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KITV-TV

    New legislation aims to improve both the research and detection of tsunamis. The Tsunami Warning, Education, and Research Act of 2015, H.R. 34, looks to address some shortcomings in the current tsunami alert and protection system.

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