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US tsunami warning system needs an urgent overhaul, experts say

Earlier this year an underwater volcano erupted in Tonga, triggering a widespread tsunami. While advisories were issued, there was confusion at the time because the event wasn't triggered by an earthquake, which tsunami forecasting models don't take into acco…

earthquake - CNN
5:19am PDT - March 20th, 2022

Toyota Expands Plant Halts as Japan Quake Hits Parts Procurement

Toyota Motor Corp. is suspending some production at 11 plants in Japan for three days next week after a strong earthquake in northeast Japan disrupted the carmaker’s ability to procure key parts.

earthquake - Bloomberg
12:03am PDT - March 18th, 2022

Four dead, dozens injured in Japan earthquake - Reuters.com

Tens of thousands of Japanese households remained without power on Thursday morning after a magnitude 7.4 quake struck shortly before midnight killing four people.

earthquake - Reuters
3:31am PDT - March 17th, 2022

Toyota and Nissan Halt Plants in North Japan After Earthquake

Toyota Motor Corp. and Nissan Motor Co. halted operations at plants in northern Japan after a magnitude 7.4 earthquake struck off the coast of Fukushima prefecture late Wednesday.

earthquake - Bloomberg
7:35pm PDT - March 16th, 2022

Magnitude 7.3 Earthquake Strikes Off Japan's Northeast Coast

Fukushima and Miyagi are under formal tsunami advisories.

earthquake - Vice News
10:26am PDT - March 16th, 2022

7.3-magnitude quake shakes east Japan, triggers tsunami advisory

No reports of casualties in Fukushima, which was hit by a deadly earthquake and tsunami 11 years ago.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
9:18am PDT - March 16th, 2022

7.3 magnitude quake hits north Japan, tsunami alert issued

A powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake has shaken off the coast of Fukushima in northern Japan on Wednesday evening, triggering a tsunami advisory

earthquake - ABC News
7:57am PDT - March 16th, 2022

At least three dead in Haiti rains, flooding: Official

The north of the country has been the hardest hit, with water filling the historic centre of the city of Cap-Haitien.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
7:31am PST - February 1st, 2022

Surprise eruptions are Earth’s overlooked threat

We knew that volcano was prone to eruptions—but there are many we're not sure about.

earthquake - Ars Technica
12:40pm PST - January 31st, 2022

Long-lost sphinxes of Egyptian king Amenhotep III unearthed at Luxor

The sphinxes are the latest finds to emerge from a 25-year restoration project.

earthquake - Ars Technica
9:33am PST - January 27th, 2022

Earthquake strikes off Tonga’s coast days after volcanic eruption

Magnitude 6.2 quake hits almost two weeks after Tonga was devastated by a volcanic eruption and tsunami.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
4:11am PST - January 27th, 2022

Fukushima youth sue after developing cancer

The plaintiffs, aged between six and 16 at the time of the disaster, argue they got cancer from radiation.

earthquake - BBC News
11:55pm PST - January 26th, 2022

Two reported dead as earthquakes rattle southern Haiti

Several injured and homes damaged in 5.3-magnitude quake and series of smaller tremors, civil protection agency says.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
10:37am PST - January 24th, 2022

How will Tonga's broken internet cable be mended?

What does its breakage tell us about the problems of getting coverage to remote areas?

earthquake - BBC News
4:13pm PST - January 23rd, 2022

Quake in Southern Japan Damages Roads, Buildings, NHK Reports

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 struck off the coast of Japan’s southern island of Kyushu early Saturday, damaging roads and buildings, national broadcaster NHK reported.

earthquake - Bloomberg
6:24pm PST - January 21st, 2022

How Canada's fragile food supply chain is being disrupted - The Globe and Mail

  1. How Canada's fragile food supply chain is being disrupted  The Globe and Mail
  2. 'Expect more empty shelves': Concerns grow over potential food shortages in Ontario  National Post
  3. 'It puts the grocery stores at risk': Fresh produce ma…

    earthquake - The Globe And Mail
    6:59pm PST - January 20th, 2022

The Tonga volcanic disaster shows we need to rethink telecom infrastructure

In the wake of a violent volcanic eruption in Tonga, much of the communication with residents on the islands remains at a standstill. In our modern, highly-connected world, more than 95% of global data transfer occurs along fibre-optic cables that criss-cross…

earthquake - The Next Web
3:19am PST - January 19th, 2022

Afghanistan earthquake kills at least 22 people

An earthquake rocked western Afghanistan on Monday, killing more than 20 people and destroying hundreds of homes, local authorities said.

earthquake - CNN
6:35pm PST - January 17th, 2022

Dozens killed as earthquake hits western Afghanistan

Dozens killed, more than 700 homes damaged in the western Badghis province after 5.3 magnitude quake.

earthquake - Al Jazeera English
12:06pm PST - January 17th, 2022

Strong quake shakes Indonesia's capital; no tsunami alert

The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 6.6 quake was located in the Indian Ocean about 88 kilometers (54 miles) southwest of Labuan, a coastal town in Banten province. It was centered at a depth of 37 kilometers (23 miles), it said.

earthquake - The Times of India
3:39am PST - January 14th, 2022

Fans Make Their Picks for the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2022

Welcome to the Bleacher Report pro wrestling mailbag. The B/R community has always been outspoken, especially when it comes to opinions on pro wrestling and its biggest stars...

earthquake - Bleacher Report
5:00am PST - January 13th, 2022

Italy marks 10 years since deadly Costa Concordia shipwreck

Italy marking 10th anniversary of Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster.

earthquake - ABC News
11:35pm PST - January 12th, 2022

Haitian Journalists ‘Savagely’ Murdered by Armed Gangs

The two were reporting on security in the outskirts of the capital when they were killed.

earthquake - Vice News
12:23pm PST - January 7th, 2022

Got wood? Tech is ensuring we never suffer another lumber shortage

The pandemic has been marked by brief periods of shortage worldwide (remember the great toilet paper rush of 2020?). We’ve temporarily run out of everything from gym equipment to condoms and even aluminum cans, and now a lumber shortage has hit close to home,…

earthquake - The Next Web
6:22am PST - January 5th, 2022

Australia rocked by 7.2 mag quake in Indonesia... Developing...

Darwin has been rocked by an earthquake that hit the Barat Daya Islands in Indonesia, with residents reporting feeling the tremor.

earthquake - News.com.au
1:34pm PST - December 29th, 2021

RT @KITV4: NO TSUNAMI THREAT | There is no tsunami threat to Hawaii following a 6.9 magnitude earthquake overnight in the Macquarie Island…

Soos (@Soos808)
3:21pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

Great, yeah. Earthquake. Sure.

juzo line bot (@SAKAKURALINES)
3:20pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

Massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake strikes near Australia | Daily Mail Online https://t.co/GRVDRXO8sf

(@MummaBear0471)
3:20pm PDT - May 19th, 2022
I was like, ah, could be earthquake… can’t look now, I’m at work… #bubblegumphilosophy https://t.co/aAfL7RQ3GH

I was like, ah, could be earthquake… can’t look now, I’m at work… #bubblegumphilosophy https://t.co/aAfL7RQ3GH

Irene, Remi Bubblegumphilosophy (.com) (@IreneRemiPann)
3:20pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

USGS reports a M-0.5 earthquake, 8 km W of Furnace Creek, California on 5/19/22 @ 6:21:12 UTC https://t.co/VUPHPB29J6 #earthquake

Every Earthquake (@everyEarthquake)
3:19pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

USGS reports a M0.86 earthquake, 1km NE of The Geysers, CA on 5/19/22 @ 22:15:28 UTC https://t.co/MNVW7T3L90 #earthquake

Every Earthquake (@everyEarthquake)
3:19pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @LanaParrilla: Sweet dreammmm....??!!! Jolt! #earthquake

Keidd☀️ (@NecroSexyWeird)
3:18pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @RSOE_EDIS: RSOE EDIS Event Report - Earthquake - South Pacific Ocean - Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake Felt in Samoa, No Tsunami Warning - htt…

Inbound Planet (@InboundPlanet)
3:17pm PDT - May 19th, 2022
Earthquake today the news differs in magnitude as one can see from my evidence  of statement. Tsunamis warning issued....
Any one reading Revelations Revealed by AmirTsarfati  of @beholdisrael I am and it's one interesting book. Well written. I'm half way through it. @lizards112 https://t.co/wVe6U7srst

Earthquake today the news differs in magnitude as one can see from my evidence of statement. Tsunamis warning issued.... Any one reading Revelations Revealed by AmirTsarfati of @beholdisrael I am and it's one interesting book. Well written. I'm half way through it. @lizards112 https://t.co/wVe6U7srst

E=MC² (@lizards112)
3:16pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

Love is a temporary madness. It erupts like an earthquake and then subsides. And when it subsides you have to make a decision. You have to work out whether your roots have become so entwined together that it is inconceivable that you should ever part

Nex (@VauxYasu)
3:16pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @makaumutua: The appointment of @MarthaKarua as the Azimio DP running mate by @RailaOdinga is the real EARTHQUAKE of the 2022 elections.…

Amin Elchie (@ViraniKenya)
3:15pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

USGS reports a M1.1 earthquake, 73 km ESE of Denali National Park, Alaska on 5/19/22 @ 22:11:37 UTC https://t.co/8GrrUVY8UK #earthquake

Every Earthquake (@everyEarthquake)
3:15pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

USGS reports a M-0.67 earthquake, 65 km ENE of Pedro Bay, Alaska on 5/19/22 @ 7:31:03 UTC https://t.co/NhjxsZ5yKo #earthquake

Every Earthquake (@everyEarthquake)
3:15pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

USGS reports a M-0.2 earthquake, 35 km NW of Indian Springs, Nevada on 5/19/22 @ 6:05:47 UTC https://t.co/YtR9M9DASr #earthquake

Every Earthquake (@everyEarthquake)
3:15pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @AJFoss2: Addison a 20 yr old taking the money anyone who’s telling you they wouldn’t is a bold faced liar. Pitt is still loaded with ta…

Burgh Proud (@Hmetz505)
3:15pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @DoombergT: Major earthquake

Carlos Martinez (@cm_boltsfan)
3:15pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

Mb 5.2 earthquake (reviewed) occured at 2022-05-19T01:50:24 UTC, southern East Pacific Rise https://t.co/NZR901A3i1

Quake Reports (@earthshook)
3:14pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @SkyNewsAust: An island located 1,600km southeast of Tasmania has been struck by a magnitude 6.9 earthquake. https://t.co/ZRuD9tct6z

Michelle (@Michell75480336)
3:14pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @volcanodiscover: World #Earthquake Report past 24h: 1 quake 6.0+, 7 quakes 5.0+, 33 quakes 4.0+, 94 quakes 3.0+, 213 quakes 2.0+ ht…

Inbound Planet (@InboundPlanet)
2:55pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

1.6 magnitude #earthquake. 16 km from East Carbon City, UT, #UnitedStates https://t.co/brgufHLTSI

Earthquake Alerts (@QuakesToday)
2:55pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

USGS reports a M-0.4 earthquake, 44 km NW of Indian Springs, Nevada on 5/19/22 @ 4:10:19 UTC https://t.co/SbszOpow5E #earthquake

Every Earthquake (@everyEarthquake)
2:54pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @everyEarthquake: USGS reports a M1.2 earthquake, 33 km ESE of West Yellowstone, Montana on 5/19/22 @ 20:25:54 UTC https://t.co/hieW2qGw…

MommaMarDee radical; healthcare as a Right⚖️ (@b1e56df9ce6549f)
2:54pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @everyEarthquake: USGS reports a M-0.2 earthquake, 34 km NW of Indian Springs, Nevada on 5/19/22 @ 4:09:35 UTC https://t.co/pdQOLgE4vY #…

Nerdonna (@kathycalm)
2:54pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @TheDOM87247670: @juicysharts Growing up, I always heard about a Big Earthquake that was gonna send California into the ocean. Wow, I gu…

The D.O.M. (@TheDOM87247670)
2:53pm PDT - May 19th, 2022
Conservative earthquake rocks Idaho https://t.co/iIUek8vvBB https://t.co/StqGgftD13

Conservative earthquake rocks Idaho https://t.co/iIUek8vvBB https://t.co/StqGgftD13

The Hill (@thehill)
2:53pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

more jobs should have an undercover variant

no earthquake (@no_earthquake)
2:52pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @DanyangXu4: As of September 25, 2008, the 5.12 #Wenchuan #earthquake caused a total of 69,227 people to die, 17,923 missings, 374,643 i…

MommaMarDee radical; healthcare as a Right⚖️ (@b1e56df9ce6549f)
2:49pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

USGS reports a M1.4 earthquake, 39 km WNW of Skwentna, Alaska on 5/19/22 @ 21:43:10 UTC https://t.co/VcWf2QkpVA #earthquake

Every Earthquake (@everyEarthquake)
2:46pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @MSNNZ: Tsunami warning after 6.9-magnitude earthquake off coast of Australia https://t.co/2MhbTuUH5Y

çiğdem dalay (@zcigdemdalay)
2:46pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

We interrupt this broadcast for a special report. Sad news tonight. The hero known as Spider-Man has died after injuries related to another powerful earthquake in Brooklyn.

Hourly Spider-Verse (@hourlyspideyvrs)
2:46pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

#Earthquake (#lindol) M3.3 strikes 78 km NE of #Dolores (#Philippines) 14 min ago. More info: https://t.co/G5f6dEA2g2

AllQuakes - EMSC (@EMSC)
2:45pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @phivolcs_dost: #EarthquakePH #EarthquakeEasternSamar Earthquake Information No.1 Date and Time: 20 May 2022 - 05:31 AM Magnitude = 3.3…

Volcano Watching (@VolcanoWatching)
2:45pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @anadoluagency: 6.9 magnitude earthquake recorded near remote Australian island, no reports of casualties, damages https://t.co/HrLCWYMb…

Saulius Strazdas (@sstrazdas)
1:49pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @Beverlylovesboi: Island near Australia hit with 6.9 magnitude earthquake https://t.co/gTrV2IzN0m

The Awkward Tsar (@theawkwardtsar)
1:48pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

Magnitude 6.7 earthquake strikes Macquarie Island region - USGS https://t.co/xMCdIXebfP

Steve Jackson Top 1% Of Influential People Network (@SteveJacksonVA)
1:47pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

New Earthquake 74.32 km of Corona Bank (Australia) - 3.58M/10km - 19/05/2022 20:46:22 UTC (BMKG/Preliminary) (T0) https://t.co/2M36FOJebi

VolcanoYT EWS (@VolcanoEWS)
1:46pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @Gr3Te4rights: Please please please, let me know you guys are safe and OK! #Australia #tsunamiwarning #GretiansTag Tsunami warning afte…

(@LeannB2021)
1:46pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @carson82742292: If you are from the South or Biafraland precisely and you are still in the north by now, sorry but no sorry you are a s…

Basil Chukwu (@Basil07753950)
1:45pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @phivolcs_dost: #EarthquakePH #EarthquakeAgusanDelSur Earthquake Information No.1 Date and Time: 20 May 2022 - 04:31 AM Magnitude = 2.8…

Volcano Watching (@VolcanoWatching)
1:45pm PDT - May 19th, 2022

RT @EN_NERV: Earthquake Detailed Report – 5/20 At around 5:15am, an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.5 occurred offshore Ibaraki Prefecture…

(@natsujijii)
1:44pm PDT - May 19th, 2022