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  1. Ormoc City sends 10-member rescue team to landslide-hit CebuRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... hit a hillside village here Thursday. "This is our way of giving back to Naga City who responded also during the earthquake in Ormoc," said the team's operations head Rosulo Pabilan, referring to the quake that hit Ormoc last year. The team will ...

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  2. Cafe utilizing robot waiters remotely controlled by people with disabilities to open in TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... blackout occurred in Hokkaido as an emergency step to prevent an island-wide outage after a magnitude 6.7 earthquake triggered a bigger initial power loss than expected, a document ha... The president of a Japanese publishing company admitted Friday ...

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  3. Blackout hit after bigger than assumed power loss on quake-hit Hokkaido: documentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    A large-scale blackout occurred in Hokkaido as an emergency step to prevent an island-wide outage after a magnitude 6.7 earthquake triggered a bigger initial power loss than expected, a document has revealed. The document presented to a government third-party committee looking into the causes of the blackout on Friday showed that Hokkaido Electric Power Co.

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  4. Japanese publisher admits magazine's articles contained expressions ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... blackout occurred in Hokkaido as an emergency step to prevent an island-wide outage after a magnitude 6.7 earthquake triggered a bigger initial power loss than expected, a document ha... The entry restriction for a hiking route leading to the top of ...

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  5. Entry restriction to be lifted for summit of Japan's Mount Ontake, site of deadly 2014 eruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... blackout occurred in Hokkaido as an emergency step to prevent an island-wide outage after a magnitude 6.7 earthquake triggered a bigger initial power loss than expected, a document ha... The president of a Japanese publishing company admitted Friday ...

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  6. PAC chair Tam Cummings, the VSB's official trustee Dianne Turner and education minister Mike BernierRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

    ... funds would be made available to 16 Vancouver schools - including Tennyson - in 2013. Photo Dan Toulgoet While earthquake preparedness was the order of the day, there was no seismic shift Thursday in the rhetoric being volleyed between Education ...

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  7. After the Big One: Understanding aftershock riskRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stanford

    Repairs continued for years after the deadly 2011 Christchurch earthquake. The magnitude-6.3 quake struck five months after a larger but less destructive mainshock.

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  8. Unit to help obtain MSPO certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Express

    ... "This (seismic bearing) is a design that would help big structures to avoid from cracking or collapsing in case earthquake hits the State," she said. She also said the Ministry fully supports the State Government's move in banning export of logs and ...

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  9. 1.7 magnitude earthquake shakes southern New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... who accused Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault and blamed opponents for... NASHUA - A small earthquake hit southern New Hampshire on Friday morning, with rumblings being felt in Nashua, Merrimack, Litchfield and Londonderry. The ...

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  10. Finance ministry drafting natural disaster response policyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... that Jamaica and other Caribbean countries are vulnerable to natural disasters, citing Sunday's 4.6 magnitude earthquake that shook sections of the island. Clarke said Jamaica has undergone and sacrificed too much in the quest to reduce debt, attain ...

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  11. Faith, Madness, or DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    ... force. Even when a general commits suicide as a gesture of honor to his dead Emperor; even when a devastating earthquake convinces Japanese locals that it is the presence of downtrodden Koreans in their city that caused the event and a pogrom ...

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  12. Ice Surveys and Neckties at Dinner: Here's Life at an Arctic OutpostRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Times

    ... ovations that will be needed to overcome it. He is the author of "The Great Quake," a book about the 1964 Alaskan earthquake.

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  13. Drone delivery of newspapers tested in northern JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    A blackout in Sapporo in northern Japan caused by an earthquake on Sept 6 left many people unable to access information through television and digital devices. SAPPORO: A trial delivery of newspapers by drone was conducted on Friday in Hokkaido, which was hit by a powerful earthquake earlier this month, with a view to bringing news to people in the event of a disaster.

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  14. Finance ministry drafting policy to respond to natural disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jamaica Observer

    ... that Jamaica and other Caribbean countries are vulnerable to natural disasters, citing Sunday's 4.6 magnitude earthquake that shook sections of the island. The minister said data from the Association of Caribbean States show that the Caribbean ...

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  15. The Mexico City quake last year took his mother and sister. Now he wants their permission to move onRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Fernando Sanchez Lira walks by the empty lot where his mother and sister were killed in last year's earthquake. Maria Teresa Lira and her daughter were at work inspecting merchandise at a factory in downtown Mexico City when the ground started convulsing.

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  16. Hokkaido daily successfully tests newspaper delivery by droneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    A Hokkaido newspaper company tested delivery by drone on Friday to determine whether the unmanned aircraft can be relied on to bring news to the public in times of disaster. Two weeks after a level 7 earthquake caused deadly landslides and a prefecture-wide blackout, a group comprising operators of the daily Hokkaido Shimbun's delivery shops successfully flew a drone carrying 10 copies of its newspaper 200 meters across a river in the city of Asahikawa under a hypothetical scenario in which a major quake damages a bridge and severs roads.

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  17. Abortions will be free in Ireland just months after they were illegal, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... of the world. Its neighbor, Northern Ireland, still has a near-total ban on the procedure. Iranian victims of the earthquake mourn and try to get closer to the body of a relative around the wreckage of their home in Pole-Zahab, Iran on Nov. 13, ...

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  18. 25th anniversary of Klamath Falls earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOBI NBC5

    ... the damage of this one in downtown Klamath Falls, with bricks cascading to the ground below." "The Klamath Falls earthquake did take the lives of two people," Kruse reported. "One man was crushed by a boulder as he was driving down the highway, and ...

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  19. Magnitude 3.4 earthquake strikes near San BernardinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    A small earthquake struck a portion of San Bernardino County Thursday morning. The magnitude 3.4 temblor hit at 5:44 a.m. at a depth of 9 miles, its epicenter 1.1 mile west-southwest of San Bernardino, according to a computer-generated report from the U.S. Geological Survey .

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  20. Earthquake strikes near San BernardinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Redlands Daily Facts

    The magnitude 3.4 temblor hit at 5:44 a.m. at a depth of 9 miles, its epicenter 1.1 mile west-southwest of San Bernardino, according to a computer-generated report from the U.S. Geological Survey.

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