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At least 77 dead after Ecuador quake, 135 aftershocks reported

A powerful earthquake hit tonight off the central coast of Ecuador, and there were initial reports of damage in villages along the coast and tremors were felt as far away at the capital, Quito.
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Japan quakes death toll up to 32 as rains cause rescue fears

Japan dispatched 20,000 army troops and other rescuers to find and save residents trapped under rubble from two earthquakes that struck the country in two days, killing at least 32 and injuring more than 1,500.
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Tsunami warning lifted, new quake hits southern Japan

A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.1 has struck southern Japan, barely 24 hours after a deadly quake hit the same region.
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8 months ago
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Magnitude 6.3 quake strikes chile, no damage reported

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck Chile's central region Tuesday evening, shaking buildings as far away as the capital of Santiago. But no damage or injuries were been reported and authorities discounted the possibility of a tsunami hitting the country's long coast.
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Strong quake hits Taiwan; 160 pulled alive, many trapped

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan early Saturday, toppling a complex of two high-rise residential buildings where rescuers pulled out more than 160 people. More are still believed to be trapped inside.
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8 months ago
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The Latest: Alaska quake increases in size to magnitude 7.1

The latest on an earthquake that struck south-central Alaska early Sunday.
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9 months ago
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6.7 Magnitude earthquake hits India

A 6.7 magnitude earthquake in India's remote northeast region has killed at least eight people and injured more than 100 others.
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1 year ago
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Tsunami advisory for California is canceled

The National Tsunami Warning Center has canceled a tsunami advisory for a 300-mile stretch of California's coast.
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1 year ago
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Another major quake hits Nepal, epicenter near China border

Another strong earthquake has hit Nepal near the Chinese border between the capital of Kathmandu and Mt. Everest.
UNCW student Janardan Mainali's homeland of Nepal was devastated by a weekend earthquake and aftershocks.
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Deadly earthquake hits home for UNCW student

With aftershocks subsiding, the focus in Nepal is on rescue and recovery after the magnitude 7.8 earthquake. Here at home, one UNCW student from Nepal is getting some good news.