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A 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck about four miles from the coastal city of Sechura in northern Peru on Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
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Federal scientists are warning consumers about parasitic worms found in an invasive eel species that's made a home in Florida.
They've swallowed Corvettes in Kentucky, condos in Florida and homes in Texas. Clearly, sinkholes are not to be sneezed at.
There are numerous scenarios involving missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, but scientists in Golden believe one from China is wrong.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Friday asked the U.S. Geological Survey to restore funding for a gauge on Owego Creek.
Blasting has been halted but quarry operations continue at Hanson Material Service in McCook while a Nov. 4 earthquake nearby is under study.
A 5.5 magnitude earthquake struck in the sea off India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday evening, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Japanese oil refiner Idemitsu Kosan Co has shut all units at its 120,000 barrels-per-day Tokuyama refinery complex in western Japan after a strong earthquake, the company said on Friday.
A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck off southern Japan early Friday injuring 17 people, reports said as officials warned residents to be alert to the danger of landslides following the tremor.
The quake happened at 12:11 p.m., 132 miles west-southwest of Gold Beach, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
A Magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck off Japan's southern island of Kyushu near the city of Oita, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Thursday.
A 6.3 magnitude earthquake has struck off the south coast of Japan, 13 kilometers north of the city Kunisaki-shi, located on the southern Kyushu Island, according to the US Geological Survey.
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Zambia's second Eurobond will prove costlier than its debut issue in 2012 after the budget deficit ballooned in the nation, which lost its spot as Africa 's biggest copper producer last year.
The earthquake, which occurred at 4:50 a.m., measured 3.4 on the Richter scale and was centered 14 miles east-northeast of Anthony, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.