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My home, ruined in the Mexico earthquake – in pictures

The Guardian - 17 Oct 2017
Ana outside her house as it is demolished in Jojutla de Juarez. She is living with relatives and hopes to return home once it is rebuilt. “I lost everything. My aunt died here”. Facebook Twitter Pinterest · Ana Maria Hernandez, 37, a clothing ...
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Phoenix organization helps with earthquake relief efforts in Mexico

FOX 10 News Phoenix - 17 Oct 2017
PHOENIX (KSAZ) - It's been almost a month since a massive earthquake rocked Mexico, causing damage that will take a long time to clean up, but an organization in the Valley is doing what they can to help, thanks to donations from the public as well as ...
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What California Needs To Learn From The Mexico Earthquakes

Forbes - 11 Oct 2017
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported a 7.1 magnitude earthquake with an epicenter around 100 miles from the Mexican capital at 1:14 p.m. on Sept. 19, 2017. More than 300 people were killed, including over 20 children who were trapped inside a ...
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Mexico City holds vigil for earthquake victims - 16 Oct 2017
Many lit candles for the more than 350 people lost in the 7.1 magnitude quake on September 19th. The quake was Mexico's worst disaster in more than 30 years. The Mexican government has pledged millions to rebuild structures that collapsed and had to be ...
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Mexico quake leaves thousands stranded without a home

Reuters - 10 Oct 2017
SAN JUAN PILCAYA, Mexico (Reuters) - Rubble is all that remains of hundreds of houses rent asunder by the earthquake that struck Mexico in September, leaving owners lodging with relatives or friends, hoping their homes can be rebuilt or they can find ...
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Mexico City begins demolishing earthquake-damaged buildings

ABC News - 09 Oct 2017
In this Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 file photo, architect Victor Marquez stands in a stairwell during the appraisal of an earthquake-damaged building in Mexico City. Demolition on the first of an estimated 150 to 200 buildings that were badly damaged by a ...
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Strong earthquake shakes Mexico, killing more than 200 people

Washington Post - 20 Sep 2017
MEXICO CITY — A 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing buildings and killing scores of people on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that devastated Mexico City. Coming less than two weeks after a deadly temblor off the ...
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In Mexico City, Pressure to Prepare for the Next Big Earthquake

New York Times - 05 Oct 2017
That myth crumbled last month: Most of the buildings that gave way when a 7.1-magnitude quake struck Mexico City on Sept. 19 were built before 1985. And the destruction did not discriminate. The buildings that fell crossed classes and neighborhoods, ...
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New Earthquake Shakes Mexico City as Death Toll Climbs to 305

TIME - 23 Sep 2017
A strong new earthquake shook Mexico on Saturday, killing at least one person, toppling already damaged homes and a highway bridge, and causing new alarm in a country reeling from two even more powerful quakes that together have killed more than 400 ...
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Migrants delay travel to aid quake efforts

Mexico News Daily - 17 Oct 2017
Their efforts have been largely focused in two of the cities most impacted by the historic September 7 quake, Juchitán and Asunción Ixtaltepec, in Oaxaca. But after the September 19 Mexico City earthquake, some members also volunteered to help dig out ...
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Mexico had two major earthquakes this month. Here's why

CNN - 20 Sep 2017
The earthquake struck on the anniversary of a 1985 Mexico quake that killed nearly 10,000 people. Fatahi said that date is just a coincidence -- unlike hurricanes and other disasters, earthquakes can strike at any time without warning. "Is not yet ...
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Mexico hit by another strong earthquake

New York Post - 23 Sep 2017
Mexico's Oaxaca region was shaken by a 6.1-magnitude earthquake Saturday that downed a highway bridge, damaged homes and buildings and rattled people as far away as Mexico City. The quake was an aftershock from the 8.2-magnitude quake in ...
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Mexico's Earthquake Generation

Splinter (blog) - 03 Oct 2017
You are the first generation to graduate after the terrible earthquake that hit part of this country. And that, I must tell you, is a great responsibility. You are now entrusted with the task of rescuing, shielding and changing Mexico. Your generation ...
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Why Mexico Is So Prone to Strong Earthquakes

New York Times - 21 Sep 2017
7, a magnitude-8.1 earthquake — the most powerful to hit Mexico in a century — rattled the country, doing the brunt of its damage to the southern part, which was closest to the quake's epicenter off the Pacific Coast. Then, on Tuesday, as officials ...

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