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Strong quake hits northern Japan, triggering a small tsunami and injuring at least 1 person

Japan's Meteorological Agency said the magnitude-6.8 quake struck 6 miles below the sea surface off the coast of Fukushima.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Bangkok Post

Minor tsunami hits Fukushima region

A minor tsunami hit large swathes of northeastern Japan early Saturday, including in a city near the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, after a strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the country's Pacific coast.

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Suria

Japan lifts tsunami advisory following...

Japan lifted a tsunami advisory early Saturday after a minor wave was monitored along large areas of the country's northeastern Pacific coast following a strong 6.8-magnitude earthquake, authorities said.

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Free Republic

6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Fukushima, Tsunami Warning Issued

Moments ago, at 4:22am local time, a major 6.8 magnitude quake struck eastern Japan, off the Fukushima coast.

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AccuWeather.com

6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes off the Coast of Japan,Tsunami Advisory Issued

At 4:22 JST, a 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the East Coast of Honshu approximately 94 miles away from Namie, Japan, the U.S. Geological Survey reports.

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The Independent

Japan earthquake: Tsunami warning issued after 6.8 magnitude quake hit near Fukushima power plant

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KTVN Reno

Strong Quake Hits Japan, Triggering Tsunami

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake has hit Japan's northern coast near the nuclear power plant crippled in the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.

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The Las Vegas Sun

Strong earthquake shakes northern Japan, tsunami advisory issued.

A Tokyo Electric Power Co.' s staff member measures the radiation in the air as workers prepare materials which will be used to create a frozen underground wall to surround the crippled reactor buildings at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'

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El Paso Times

Strong earthquake shakes northern Japan, tsunami advisory issued

Keith Jarrett and Charlie Haden, "Last Dance" There's a sense of both joy and sadness to "Last Dance," which surprisingly is the first album in pianist Keith Jarrett's illustrious nearly 50-year career to hit No.

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Bellingham Herald

Strong earthquake shakes northern Japan

According to several news reports, a 6.8-magnitude earthquake was recorded Friday afternoon off the eastern coast of Japan.

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The Coast News

Brush with Art: Del Mar sculptor gains inner peace

As fate would have it, Morhous was visiting Japan during the earthquake and tsunami that decimated Sendai, Japan on March 11, 2011.

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CNN

Dark tourism: 5 macabre Southeast Asia destinations

Some of the 8,000 human skulls at the Choeung Ek Genocidal Center in Cambodia sit in a glass case.

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World Oil

Executive viewpoint

In 2004, shortly after my term began as SEG president, a massive undersea earthquake off the Sumatran coast triggered the infamous Indian Ocean tsunami that claimed a quarter-million lives.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Time

India's Modi (Barely) Passes His First Big Test on Economic Reform

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi walks in front of a picture of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee after a news conference in New Delhi on July 9, 2014.

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The Globe and Mail

How to avoid a mad scramble before your vacation

If your vacation is near and life is a frenzy, perhaps that's because you don't treat vacations like a project, and apply the proper organizational skills.

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Globe and Mail

Japan's plan to become more (militarily) offensive

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attends a news conference at his official residence in Tokyo March 10, 2014, a day before the third anniversary of the March 11, 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis that struck the nation's northeast.

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New Statesman

In Scotland, Labour flounders as the centre right rises

The phrase "The Scottish Tories are having a good campaign" was one that could not have been written - other than in jest - for two decades.

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Ecology Global Network

How Tsunamis Work

Tsunami is a Japanese word, represented by two characters: tsu, meaning, "harbor", and nami meaning, "wave".

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Cape Cod Times

The Right Side: According To Plan?

I've always considered Beck to possess, at best, borderline sanity. But maybe the portly talker is the proverbial blind pig that has finally found an acorn.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Reuters

Rain batters Japan as storm makes landfall, three dead

Heavy rain battered a wide swathe of Japan on Thursday, sending rivers over their banks and setting off a landslide as a weakened but still dangerous storm made landfall and headed east, leaving three people dead.

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