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 2018-10-19 08:15 

The Asahi Shimbun

Indonesia drops disinfectant on quake-obliterated villages:The Asahi Shimbun...

JAKARTA--Helicopters are dropping disinfectant on neighborhoods in the earthquake- and tsunami-stric...

 2018-10-19 07:43 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Inslee: 'We have a commander in chief who's AWOL right now'...

Kim Malcolm talks with Bill Steele, to answer KUOW listener questions about earthquake preparedness in the Puget Sound Region....

 2018-10-19 06:44 

CNN International

Tokyo 2020 Olympics venues linked to earthquake safety data scandal...

A major Japanese hydraulics company has admitted to doctoring earthquake safety data for buildings across the country, including some venues for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics....

 2018-10-19 06:39 

Stuff.co.nz

Catholic bishop delays Christchurch cathedral decision, puts building projects on hold...

A decision on the future of the earthquake-damaged Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Christchurch has been delayed to March or April, rather the end of this year as originally planned....

 2018-10-19 06:11 

KING5.com

[ NBC Seattle ]

‘Great ShakeOut’ drill helps prepare Washington for the ‘Big One’...

Thursday was the 'Great ShakeOut,' Washington's largest statewide earthquake drill and tsunami siren test. It was a time to assess where we stand as a state working to get ready for when disaster strikes....

 2018-10-19 06:07 

IANS

Indonesia quake, tsunami: 70 children still remain missing...

Jakarta, Oct 19 (IANS) At least 70 children were still reported missing after a devastating earthquake and subsequent tsunami that struck Indonesia's Sulawesi island last month, authorities said on Friday....

 2018-10-19 05:05 

Los Angeles Times

New seismic era begins as earthquake warnings are readied to ring in California...

The rollout of the U.S. Geological Survey's earthquake early warning system is a crowning achievement for California — all the more remarkable as it was built during a period without a catastrophic temblor striking to spur terrified lawmakers in...

 2018-10-19 04:15 

Stuff.co.nz

Fundraising launched for $10m Arts Centre observatory restoration...

The Christchurch Arts Centre has launched a $5 million fundraising campaign to help restore their earthquake-damaged observatory building....

 2018-10-19 03:19 

KTUU NBC Anchorage

Take Action: How to earthquake-proof your home...

When it comes to earthquakes, is your home a danger zone? Here's how to earthquake-proof your home....

 2018-10-19 03:19 

Webcenter11

[ Fairbanks ]

Thousands of Residents Take Cover for a State-wide Earthquake Drill...

Thousands of Alaskan residents 'dropped, covered, and held on' earlier Thursday in a drill that teaches what to do in the event of an Earthquake....

 2018-10-19 02:11 

KTUU NBC Anchorage

Can the Port of Alaska withstand an earthquake? Probably not...

The Port of Alaska handles more than 3.5 million tons of food, building supplies, just about everything that comes into....

 2018-10-19 02:00 

Toronto Star

Underwater early warning system provides critical time to prepare for earthquake...

"We will have a damaging earthquake; we simply don't know when it's going to be," expert says as British Columbians participate in earthquake drills provincewide....

 2018-10-19 01:57 

China Daily

[ World ]

Over 10 million Californians take part in largest earthquake drill...

More than 10 million residents of California Thursday morning took part in the annual ShakeOut, the world's largest earthquake drill....

 2018-10-19 01:47 

Reuters

Japan orders quake shock absorber maker to replace parts after fake data...

Officials in Japan, one of the world's most earthquake-prone countries, on Thursday ordered a company that falsified data on the quality of its quake shock absorbers to replace its products in hundreds of buildings.'...

 2018-10-19 01:40 

CTV News

Earthquake early-warning sensors installed off coast of British Columbia...

An earthquake early-warning system tested off British Columbia's coast could give residents anywhere from 20 seconds to two minutes to prepare before a quake....

 2018-10-19 01:18 

Guangming Online

Renovation work underway at Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic Area(1)...

Workers renovate an infrastructure at the Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic Area in Jiuzhaigou County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Oct. 18, 2018. The magnitude-7.0 earthquake that hit here on Aug. 8, 2017 and the flooding of this summer caused damages ...

 2018-10-19 01:11 

KEYT

[ Santa Barbara ]

Students prep for earthquake emergencies during 'The Great ShakeOut'...

Schools around the world took part in a simultaneous mock earthquake drill on Thursday, where crawling under a table or desk was only the beginning....

 2018-10-19 00:36 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Ready for the Big One? Your earthquake questions, answered...

Kim Malcolm talks with Bill Steele, to answer KUOW listener questions about earthquake preparedness in the Puget Sound Region....

 2018-10-19 00:21 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

People drop, cover, hold on as they practice in national earthquake drill...

Drop, cover and hold on. It is a technique many students in eastern Idaho practiced today as they took part in the Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill....

 2018-10-19 00:18 

KCPQ

[ Seattle ]

What would happen to the viaduct if the big one hits?...

Since the Nisqually earthquake on February 28, 2001, many people have wondered what would happen the Alaskan Way Viaduct if they big one hits....

 2018-10-18 23:36 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Hannibal students participate in Great ShakeOut earthquake education...

Thousands of schools around across the country participated in great shakeout earthquake drills Thursday morning including schools in Hannibal. At 10:18 Thousands of schools around across the country participated in great shakeout earthquake drills this m...

 2018-10-18 23:29 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

The Great American Shakeout...

Lyman Elementary School joined millions across the world this morning in practicing how to drop, cover, and hold on. The Great American Shakeout earthquake drill started 10 years ago in southern California, but is new to Lyman Elementary. The students are...

 2018-10-18 23:20 

Global News

Earthquake early-warning system installed off coast of British Columbia...

The first-of-its kind warning sensors are installed along the Cascadia subduction zone and when fully operating next March will be able to estimate location and magnitude of a megathrust earthquake....

 2018-10-18 23:13 

WEVV

[ Evansville ]

Evansville School Takes Part in Great American ShakeOut...

The Great Central U.S. Shakeout kicked off Thursday in Indiana to get people prepared in case of an earthquake. Students at McCutchanville Elementary Schoo got a chance to see what this natural disaster may feel like. The Indiana Department of Homeland Se...

 2018-10-18 23:07 

The Globe and Mail

Earthquake early-warning sensors installed off coast of British Columbia...

The first-of-its kind warning sensors developed by Ocean Networks Canada is installed along the Cascadia subduction zone and when fully operating next March will be able to estimate location and magnitude of a megathrust earthquake...

 2018-10-18 22:40 

KESQ

[ Palm Springs ]

Local students take part in Great Shakeout at Sunnylands...

People all over the valley took part in the nation's largest earthquake drill as the Great California Shakeout took place, which included local students who practiced getting prepared at......

 2018-10-18 22:01 

WSHU

Quake Insurance? California Pushing People To Say Yes To Coverage...

Editor's note: The Web version of this story was inadvertently published before editing was complete and has been removed; the finished version will be posted as soon as it's available. Almost 90 percent of Californians do not have earthquake insu...

 2018-10-18 21:17 

Orange County Register

Millions take part in Great ShakeOut earthquake drill...

The 10th annual drill took place at 10:18 a.m. At that time, millions of people across California were told to "drop" to the ground, take "cover" under a desk, table or othe......

 2018-10-18 21:17 

Press Enterprise

Millions take part in Great ShakeOut earthquake drill...

The 10th annual drill took place at 10:18 a.m. At that time, millions of people across California were told to "drop" to the ground, take "cover" under a desk, table or other sturdy surface and "hold on" for 60 seconds, as if a maj...

 2018-10-18 21:17 

Daily News

Millions take part in Great ShakeOut earthquake drill...

The 10th annual drill took place at 10:18 a.m. At that time, millions of people across California were told to "drop" to the ground, take "cover" under a desk, table or other sturdy surface and "hold on" for 60 seconds, as if a maj...

 2018-10-18 21:16 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Quake Insurance? California Pushing People To Say Yes To Coverage...

Almost 90 percent of Californians do not have earthquake insurance. That worries state officials and quake experts, who are renewing the push to boost insurance coverage....

 2018-10-18 21:16 

NPR

Quake Insurance? California Pushing People To Say Yes To Coverage...

Almost 90 percent of Californians do not have earthquake insurance. That worries state officials and quake experts, who are renewing the push to boost insurance coverage....

 2018-10-18 19:50 

WKBN

[ Youngstown ]

Brookfield students practice earthquake drills in the classroom...

When you think of Ohio's natural disasters, earthquakes might not be at the top of your list but Brookfield wants to be prepared....

 2018-10-18 19:20 

ABC7 News - KGO

[ Bay Area and San Francisco ]

Millions 'drop, cover, hold on' in Great California ShakeOut drill...

Are you ready for the big one? Millions of people participated in the 10th anniversary of the "Great ShakeOut" earthquake drill....

 2018-10-18 19:17 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games venues caught up in faked earthquake damper scandal...

A Japanese maker of seismic dampeners — used to reduce the impacts of earthquakes — is found to have falsified inspection data for more than a decade....

 2018-10-18 19:06 

KCPQ

[ Seattle ]

Debunking earthquake myths: What NOT to do when an earthquake strikes...

Q13 Meteorologist Katie Boer spent the morning debunking earthquake myths. Here's what not to do:...

 2018-10-18 18:51 

The Independent

Indonesia using helicopters to spray disinfectant over areas with dead bodies from earthquake and tsunami...

Move 'is an effort to anticipate the spread of diseases through vectors such as flies, cockroaches, or mice,' disaster agency spokesman says...

 2018-10-18 18:22 

One News

Seal colony at hau Point re-opens with new viewing area...

The area was severely damaged during the 2016 Kaikura earthquake....

 2018-10-18 18:07 

One News

Timelapse shows the building of a new seal-spotting area at hau Point...

The original area was severely damaged in the Kaikoura earthquake in 2016....

 2018-10-18 17:37 

KRON4

Small earthquake strikes near Gilroy...

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.6 struck near Gilroy Thursday morning, according to USGS....

 2018-10-18 17:30 

Newsweek.com

Earthquake Drill California: Millions in San Francisco, San Diego, Elsewhere Participate in Earthquake Drill...

The drill aims to teach people what to do in the event of an earthquake, so that if and when one occurs, they'll be prepared....

 2018-10-18 17:20 

The Daily Mail

Earthquake early warning system that could detect the big one goes live on the West Coast...

ShakeAlert system is ready to be used broadly by businesses, utilities, schools and other entities - but not yet ready for mass public notification....

 2018-10-18 17:20 

Fox Business

West Coast quake warning system now operational, with limits...

Automated alerts from the fledgling West Coast earthquake early warning system are ready to be used broadly by businesses, utilities, schools and other entities but not for mass public notification, officials said Wednesday....

 2018-10-18 16:45 

Korea Herald

Only 28% of school buildings reinforced for earthquake in Korea: lawmaker...

Only 28 percent of schools in Korea have undergone earthquake-resistant construction, and it will take over a decade for...

 2018-10-18 16:35 

Jakarta Post

Teen arrested for alleged rape of young earthquake survivor...

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl earthquake survivor in Makassar, South Sulawesi....

 2018-10-18 16:06 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Jokowi reviews construction of quake-resistant houses in W Sumbawa...

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) was in West Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), to see the constructions of instant, modest, and healthy houses (RISHA), whose quake-resistant technology is being offered to earthquake victims in ......

 2018-10-18 16:05 

Borneo Bulletin

Indonesia drops disinfectant on quake-hit Palu...

JAKARTA (AFP) Indonesian authorities yesterday used helicopters to drop disinfectant on parts of the earthquake-and-tsunami-ravaged city of Palu, where thousands of decomposing bodies are still buried beneath once-thriving neighbourhoods. The magnitude 7....

 2018-10-18 16:02 

ABC7 News - KGO

[ Bay Area and San Francisco ]

Millions to 'drop, cover, hold on' in Great California ShakeOut drill...

Are you ready for the big one? Millions of people are participating in the 10th anniversary of the "Great ShakeOut" earthquake drill....

 2018-10-18 15:58 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Shakeout on SkyTrain: B.C. practises what to do when an earthquake strikes...

Across the province, more than 889,000 British Columbians are expected to take part Thursday morning in the province's largest earthquake drill....

 2018-10-18 15:32 

KRON4

Millions to drop, cover, hold on in 'Great ShakeOut' earthquake drill...

Millions of people around the world are practicing the basic earthquake safety skill of drop, cover and hold on....

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