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The Latest: Some refuse to return to Mexico police building

Washington Post - 24 Sep 2017
MEXICO CITY — The latest on Mexico's earthquake (all times local):. 6:25 p.m.. Some workers at Mexico City's police headquarters are refusing to return to work at the downtown building because of suspected structural damage. Administrative worker ...
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Size isn't the only thing that matters during an earthquake

Scienceline - 18 Dec 2017
In the early morning hours of October 16, 1999, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake rattled California's rural southeast, waking people in their sleep. The quake derailed a passenger train, but no one was seriously injured. There were no fatalities. The ...
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The Earthquake to Come in Mexico

Foreign Policy (blog) - 05 Dec 2017
Among the countless personal tragedies wrought by Central Mexico's deadly earthquake in September, the Colegio Enrique Rébsamen, a private school in the south of the capital where dozens of children were buried beneath rubble, became the emotional ...
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Opinion: What Mexico earthquake, Wine Country fires have in common

The Mercury News - 06 Dec 2017
Mexico City has an earthquake early warning system which sets off sirens 15 seconds before a quake. This system, combined with local common knowledge, allowed thousands to evacuate their buildings safely. “Evacuate don't procrastinate” is the standard ...
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Mexico: MSF ends emergency response after the earthquakes

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International - 08 Dec 2017
In the days following the earthquake on 19 September, MSF emergency response teams surveyed affected communities in Puebla and identified the main medical conditions affecting them as: respiratory problems, aggravation of chronic diseases, such as ...
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Mexico still assessing earthquake damage to hundreds of churches

America Magazine - 27 Nov 2017
Our Lady of Angels Church is perhaps the most emblematic, but it is only one of the many religious buildings damaged by the 7.1-magnitude earthquake that hit Mexico City on Sept. 19, following an 8.1-magnitude tremor in the country's southeast on Sept ...
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Small Earthquake Detected Off South Padre Island

kurv - 18 Dec 2017
There was an earthquake off the coast of South Padre Island Saturday afternoon. At 12:15, the U.S. Geological Survey detected a 3-point-oh magnitude tremor at a depth of 10 miles in the Gulf of Mexico about 60 miles northeast of the island. An agency ...
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Photo Gallery: Mexico – voices after the earthquake

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International - 13 Dec 2017
In November, MSF emergency response teams in Mexico City and the states of Mexico, Puebla, Oaxaca and Morelos completed the medical, mental health and health promotion activities launched after the two major earthquakes in September. In the days ...
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Loss of children 1 tragedy of latest Mexico City earthquake

Las Vegas Review-Journal - 20 Nov 2017
The Colegio Enrique Rebsamen elementary school, which collapsed during the Sept. 19, 2017, earthquake in Mexico City, Mexico, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. Erik Verduzco Las Vegas Review-Journal @Erik_Verduzco. A memorial for the victims who died after their ...
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2017 in Review: 'Disruption, Despair and Dumpster Fires'

NBC4 Washington - 18 Dec 2017
The news alerts gushed in: An attack on a concert, a church, an ice cream parlor; an assailant wielding a gun or hammer or acid There's an earthquake in Mexico, a monsoon in India, a volcanic eruption in Bali, hurricane after hurricane after hurricane ...
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Natural disasters prompt church to raise millions for aid, recovery

Crux: Covering all things Catholic - 18 Dec 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida, California and Mexico City, recovery was slow and deep pain remained from a string of natural disasters as 2017 ended. Hurricanes, wildfires and earthquakes from August through December caused ...

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