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March 5, 2018 6:05 PM Italian election results: M5S is a political earthquake THREATENING Europe, expert warns

Italian election pictures: Who won the Italy Election 2018? "Their preference seems to be an alliance with the left rather than with the Lega. In that case the M5S is not going to be so much of a eurosceptic party." Five Star's seats in combination with the PD, perhaps with extra support by the far-left Liberi e Uguali (LeU) party, is another possibility 25

February 26, 2018 4:43 PM 6.1 magnitude earthquake strikes off of Indonesia as neighbouring Papua New Guinea is rocked by two large tremors in 24 hours

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck off eastern Indonesia late on Monday, the US Geological Survey said, as neighbouring Papua New Guinea was rocked by two quakes in 24 hours. However, no tsunami warning was issued for Indonesia and there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The quake was measured at a depth of 11.9km (seven miles) with its epicentre 4

February 26, 2018 3:43 PM Leicester Explosion Death Toll Rises To Five As Search Operation Is Suspended

One person remains in a critical condition. Leicestershire Fire and Rescue sent six fire engines to the scene, and said the property had suffered a “pancake collapse”. Crane said there was the potential for further collapse, and buildings on either side have sustained damage, he said. “Loads of people were gathered and there was gas and flames coming 9

February 22, 2018 12:59 AM Magnitude-4.8 quake strikes off Greek island of Zakynthos

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greek authorities say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 has struck off the western island of Zakynthos, but no injuries or damage have been reported. The Athens Geodynamic Institute said the quake occurred at 01:44 a.m. Thursday (1144GMT Wednesday) in the Ionian Sea west of Zakynthos, at a relatively shallow depth 1

February 18, 2018 1:36 PM UK earthquake: Video captures moment Swansea quake strikes in cancer patient's room

EXTRAORDINARY footage has captured the moment a 4.4 magnitude shook a cancer survivor’s living room. The quake, the biggest to hit the UK for 10 years, struck at a depth of six miles shortly after 2.30pm yesterday. People across the west of England and Wales said they feeling tremors in the aftermath, with reports also coming from as far east as London 40

February 17, 2018 3:43 PM Wales quake: Magnitude 4.2 earthquake hits Wales, and felt from Cornwall to Blackpool

Epicenter of the minor quake was eight miles northeast of Swansea. An incredible, rare earthquake has struck Wales and southwest England measuring 4.2 on the richter scale. According to the US Geological Survey the epicentre of the quake is about eight miles northeast of Swansea city centre. The quake could be felt for miles around, with residents in Bristol 24

February 16, 2018 7:38 PM Ex-Oxfam aid worker tells of sex assaults by colleagues

A former Oxfam aid worker has told the BBC she was sexually and physically abused by a senior male colleague while in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake. The woman claims she was also sexually assaulted by another Oxfam worker after a party in South Sudan months later. She says she was "screaming for help" during the incident at her accommodation "but nobody 54

February 12, 2018 1:46 AM Massive magnitude 6.0 EARTHQUAKE strikes 'deep' off USA islands

A MAGNITUDE 6.0 earthquake has struck 10 kilometres deep off the Northern Mariana Islands, less than a week after a magnitude 5.8 earthquake caused devastation in Taiwan, the US Geological Survey said on Monday. The has been no immediate tsunami warning from the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre as yet. The US Tsunami Warning System said: “Based on all available 29

February 2, 2018 10:55 PM Ring of Fire: When will a big earthquake strike California?

THE Ring of Fire has brought terror to thousands across the globe in recent weeks after an Alaskan magnitude 8.2 earthquake sparked a tsunami warning across the US West Coast and Mount Mayon began erupting in the Philippines. But is the Ring of Fire set to bring more earthquakes imminently? When will a big earthquake strike California? Although nobody 27

January 26, 2018 12:57 PM Massive magnitude 7.9 quake off Alaska this week caused water levels to change in wells 3,800 miles away in FLORIDA, experts reveal

The magnitude 7.9 earthquake off the coast of Alaska earlier this week initially sparked fears that a massive tsunami was set to follow. While the alert was quickly dropped, startling new data shows just how powerful the seismic blast truly was. The US Geological Survey has revealed that two of its wells in Florida detected changes caused by the earthquake 18