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September 2002
Earthquake News Headlines

September 30, 2002
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Cracks Appear in Nuclear Regulatory Commission Oversight - Newhouse News Service (NNS) 

Earthquake Rattles Western France - Guardian, UK

Strong earthquake shakes Brittany - IrishExaminer.com, Ireland 

Quake rocks Taiwan; no damage, casualties reported - Reuters AlertNet, UK

September 29, 2002
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Earthquake rocks Afghanistan, Uttaranchal and Andaman Islands - IRNA, Iran

San Andreas keeps secrets - Santa Rosa Press Democrat, CA 

Mystery rumble shakes up Souhegan Valley - Nashua Telegraph, NH

QUAKE PERIL OF ATOM HQ - Sunday People, UK

Mystery rumble shakes up Souhegan Valley - Nashua Telegraph, NH

Blast at Nevada Test Site helps scientists learn about explosions - AP via Reno Gazette Journal, NV


September 28, 2002
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Undersea data network planned off Calif. coast - ComputerWorld

Japan architects take part in design study for twin towers site - Japan Today

Magnitude-3.8 quake hits northern San Bernardino County - AP via Sacramento Bee, CA

Mizoram rocked by low intensity quake - Outlook India, India

Khuzestan quake inflicts rls 17m worth of damage - IRNA, Iran

Quake hits Omidieh in Khuzestan province - IRNA, Iran

Quake hits India's northeast, Bangla border - IRNA, Iran


September 27, 2002
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Cracks blamed on nearby construction - Granite Falls Herald, WA

River puts a damper on 'paradise' - Darrington Herald, WA

Brightwater foes vow to fight on - Mouth Lake Terrace Herald, WA

15 new businesses move into Oldtown - The Californian, CA 

Assisi's St. Jerome rises from the dust - Cleveland Plain Dealer, OH 

Seabrook drills for catastrophe - Hampton Union, NH

RUSSIA CALLS FOR NEW INTERNATIONAL EMERGENCY SYSTEM - RIA Novosti, Russia

Erosion leaves homes on the edge - Syracuse Post Standard, NY

Gas main may have fractured in earthquake - Shropshire Star, UK


September 26, 2002
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Mild earthquake jolts Bangladesh's port city - AP via Yahoo! News

EQC Involvement Important First Step For Waihi - Scoop, New Zealand 

Work on world's tallest skyscraper resumes - Strait Times, Singapore

Tiwari asks scientists to develop technology for India - Outlook India, India 

Europeans can make the earth move - Edinburgh Evening News, UK 

Moderate earthquake shakes oil-rich southwestern Iran, no casualties - AP via Yahoo! News

5 were injured in Masjed-Soleyman quake: Official - IRNA, Iran 


September 25, 2002
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Small Earthquake Shakes South Bay - KPIX/KCBS - via Yahoo! News

Taitung County in Taiwan hit by earthquake - Xinhua News Agency

Moderate quake rocks western Iran, no casualties - Reuters, UK 

Strong quake jolts Iran's western Masjed-Soleyman township - IRNA, Ira

New library very welcome, but old one still beloved - Seattle Times, WA 

Rebuilding San Francisco's Water System - KGO, CA

BLM spends $1 million to grade, resurface Campbell Airstrip - Anchorage Daily News, AK

2 Bay Area scientists awarded $500000 - Oakland Tribune, CA 

Pure genius - San Jose Mercury News, CA

'Geniuses' Receive $500000 Each to Pursue Life's Passions - Salt Lake Tribune, UT 

Strong earthquake rattles Mexico - Washington Times, DC

Quake Rattles Mexico, Injures Two - AP via Guardian, UK 

Strong quake rattles Mexico, no injuries reported - Reuters, UK


September 24, 2002
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Quake's only victim - Walsall News, UK 

Shocking evidence of ancient quakes - Coventry News, UK

After the earthquake, here's Emergency 2 - GamesPaper, UK

Reading rocked by Earthquake! - Reading Chronicle, UK 

Earthquake Hits East of New Zealand - AP via ABC News

Strong earthquake hits east of New Zealand; no damage or injuries - AP via San Francisco Chronicle

Big quake east of New Zealand, no casualties - Reuters AlertNet, UK

Geologist describes earthquke shock - Watford Observer, UK


September 23, 2002
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Residents tell of quake fears - Leicestershire Mail, UK

Chimney crushes car - Birmingham News, UK

'I was thrown out of bed' - London Evening Standard, UK

Same as force of nuclear weapon - Shropshire Star, UK

Tremors have had county quaking in the past - Shropshire Star, UK

Moving moments across the region - Shropshire Star, UK

City is rocked by quake - Norwich Evening News, UK

Largest Tremor For A Decade Spark Panic - The Sentinel, UK

Taxis screech to a halt as streets rumble - Dudley News, UK

All shooke up after we're hit by quake - Gloucestershire Citizen, UK

Earth tremor shakes region - Cambridge Evening News, UK

Biggest quake in 10 years rocks UK - Edinburgh Evening News, UK

Quake factfile - Coventry News, UK

The shake-up - your say - Coventry News, UK

Earthquake rocks city - Coventry News, UK -

Q&A: UK's small-scale tremors - BBC

Earthquake rocks the north west - Manchester Evening News, UK

'Quake could not have been predicted' - London Evening Standard, UK

London shaken by earthquake - London Evening Standard, UK

Earthquake the 'biggest in 10 years' - Birmingham News, UK

'Everything shook and I freaked out' - BBC, UK

Britain's Quakes - Factfile - Sky News, UK

Britian Rocked by Tremor - The Mirror, UK

Quake shakes up residents - Ireland Online, Ireland

Earthquake 'right under Birmingham' - Birmingham News, UK

Earthquake hits UK - BBC

Earthquake shakes Wales - icWales, UK

Earthquake Shakes UK - Sky News, UK

Earthquake rocks England - ITV, UK


September 22, 2002
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Earthquake rocks Midlands and Wales - This is London

Earthquake hits England, no injuries reported - Deepika

Earth Tremor Shakes Britian - Leicestershire Mail

Earthquake Shakes Central England - Guardian

M3.6 quake jolts Niigata Pref - Japan Today

Earthquake of slight intensity in Assam - The Hindu

Cracks appear in NRC's new rules - Cleveland Plain Dealer

Protesters rally against Lucas Heights reactor - ABC Regional Online

September 22 is 100 - year anniversary of Guam ’ s worst quake - KUAM-TV

Earthquake orphans fight to recover - The Straits Times

Leaders mark anniversary of 921 earthquake - Taipei Times

Lessons learnt from post-921 recovery work - Taipei Times

Small earthquake shakes San Juans, felt on Peninsula - Port Angeles Peninsula Daily News


September 21, 2002
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9-21 quake victims protest destruction of temporary homes - eTaiwan News

Activists to protest DPP quake handling - China Post

Earthquake rocks Papua - Deepika

'It Felt Like Somebody Exploded A Large Charge' - KOMO

Small Quake Felt in Washington - AP via Newsday

Earthquake TV show honored - Billings Gazette


September 20, 2002
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Strong Earthquake Rocks Indonesia - Tuscaloosa News

Editorial: The disaster that won't fade away - Taipei Times

921 Aftermath: Director defends handling of earthquake's ... - Taipei Times

Red tape is hindering post-quake recovery - Taipei Times

Small quake widely felt in San Juan Islands - Seattle Post Intelligencer

4.2 Earthquake Hits San Juan Islands - KOMO

Earthquake warning system can provide critical seconds to safety - eTaiwan News

9-21 quake committee defends recovery efforts - eTaiwan News

Red Cross remembers national tragedy with new relief programs - eTaiwan News

Quake victims sue over slow rebuilding - Strait Times

Earthquake orphans fight to recover - Strait Times

Earthquake victims still in need of aid - ABC Online Asia Pacific - Pacific

Shake, Rattle and Roll... Earthquake facts - The Sentinel, Staffordshire

East Bay earthquake predictions questioned - Alameda Times-Star

Quake nightmare to rise as urban oasis - Oakland Tribune

Taiwan's great quake, three years on - Asia Times

Improved warning system would speed alerts - Benicia News

Cement, steel boost core sector growth 6.9% in August - Economic Times

Scientists forecast strong earthquake in Russia's far east - RIA Novosti


September 19, 2002
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Small earthquake rattles western Bulgaria - AP via Yahoo! News

Waiting may be nearing end for '85 quake victims - TheNewsMexico.com

City residents prepare for future earthquake - TheNewsMexico.com

Doubt cast on theory of predicting quakes - San Francisco Chronicle

Earthquake shakes northern Philippines - AP via Star

Magnitude-3.5 Earthquake Hits Southland - KNBC-TV

Crescent City honored for tsunami preparedness - Times-Standard

THE EARTH MOVED AND NO-ONE FELT A THING! - The Sentinel


September 18, 2002
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Moderate earthquake shakes western Turkey, no injuries reported - AP via Yahoo! News

A moderate earthquake shakes central Taiwan - AP via Star

On 17th anniversary of devastating quake, some survivors still ... - TheNewsMexico.com

Quaking at the knees - Guardian

Taiwan-US Cables Hit by Quake - Computerwire.info

Andaman Island rocked by another quake - The Hindu

Popular Model of Earthquake Prediction Found Faulty - Scientific American

Lack of quake shakes up forecast model - Washington Times

Late quake shakes prediction confidence - Nature.com

Quake prediction model may by faulty, says study - Reuters

Local Briefs for Wednesday, September 18, 2002 - Palm Springs Desert Sun

Online earthquake database goes live - VNUNet

Earthquake hazard report - Newcastle Star


September 17, 2002
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New nuclear detector being developed - ABC Online

Pondicherry seismically vulnerable: NGRI scientist - Hindustan Times

Opposition blasts earthquake reconstruction efforts - Taipei Times

Minor earthquake felt in Anza - KESQ

Nuclear showdown - San Francisco Bay Guardian

Stanford study shakes quake predictions - San Jose Business Journal <<

Light earthquake shakes area near Cape Yakataga - Kenai Peninsula

Old foes Greece, Turkey sign disaster aid pact - Reuters AlertNet


September 16, 2002
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City looted aging water system to fill coffers, report says - AP via The Desert Sun

New questions surface on raising Folsom Dam - Sacramento Bee

Quake jolts southeastern Iran - IRNA

Eco hazard feared from Andaman mercury spill - The Hindu

Spilling of mercury may pose ecological hazard - Outlook India

M5.3 quake hits western Japan - Japan Today

Strong quake rocks southern Japan - AP via Hindustan Times

Strong quake rocks southern Japan - AP via The Star, Malaysia

Quake rattles northern Taiwan, no report of damage - Reuters via Deepika

Earthquake shakes up commuters - The Australian

Quake Hits Taiwan; No Damage Reports - AP via Guardian

Quake Hits Taiwan; No Damage Reports - AP via ABC News

Earthquake Hits Taiwan - People's Daily Online

Earthquake Shakes Taiwan, no Casualties Reported - People's Daily Online

6.8 quake rocks Taiwan - Philippine Inquirer


September 15, 2002
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Quake rattles northern Taiwan, but no report of damage - Reuters

Quake monitoring plans revised - ABC Regional Online

Another moderate earthquake rocks Andamans - Deepika

Earthquake Study Yields Unexpected Results - Environment News Service

CPCB to study mercury spill in Andaman - The Hindu

Quake flattens homes in Indian islands . - Hi Pakistan


September 14, 2002
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Faults are found to move backward during quakes - San Diego Union Tribune

Cabinet votes on emergency measures - AGI

Islanders flee to mainland after PNG earthquake - Japan Today

Quake causes damage in Andamans - Outlook India

Two die in Indian islands quake - BBC

Earthquake In India Kills Two - Guardian

Quake rocks Andaman islands - Mid-Day Mumbai

Earthquake Hits India's Southeast - AP via Newsday


September 13, 2002
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Earthquake rocks North Andaman in Indian Ocean - IRNA

Low intensity tremor in Rajasthan - Hindustan Times

Napa fire station gets quake retrofit - NapaNet Daily News

Web initiative to make housing worldwide more earthquake-proof - Ananova

Satellites give new view of quakes - BBC

Earthquake Study By Scripps Scientists Produces New Depiction... - Science Daily

PNG struggles to get aid to quake victims - ABC Online

No relocation of quake-hit - The National

Quake relief operation in full swing - The National, PNG


September 12, 2002
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Nuclear reactor 'can be built on fault lines' - Ananova

Authorities say no earthquake danger from fault lines under proposed nuclear reactor - AP via Yahoo! News!

First Sites for Online Earthquake Engineering Lab Up... - UKonline.com

Wewak hospital closed - Post-Courier

Wewak airport operational despite cracks on taxiway - Post-Courier

Earthquake rocks near Paonia area - Grand Junction Sentinel


September 11, 2002
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Earthquake jolts Taiwan - CNN Asia

Quake jolts central Iran - IRNA


September 10, 2002
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Small earthquake strikes in Black Sea near Russian coast - AP via Yahoo! News!

Strong earthquake hits Papua New Guinea; three dead, 50 houses washed away - AP via Yahoo! News!

Huge quake hits Papua New Guinea - BBC <<

Earthquake In Pacific -SkyNews (Tsunami photo)

Quake tears homes apart - News Interactive Australia <<

Small tsunami hits Papua New Guinea after strong quake - Reuters

Strong quake rocks PNG - AP via CNN

Strong Quake Hits PNG, Three Reported Dead - Reuters

Papua New Guinea Earthquake Kills 2 - Ap via Guardian, UK


September 8, 2002
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Papua New Guine rocked by M 7.5 earthquake - Seismo-Watch

Quake, tsunami deaths reported - Reuters via News Interactive Australia

Quake hits PNG - News Interactive Australia

Deaths feared after PNG quake - News Interactive Australia

Strong Earthquake Strikes Papua New Guinea - Reuters

Earthquake hits northeastern Taiwan - Channel NewsAsia

Quake Jolts Taiwan; No Damage Found - Salt Lake Tribune

Mild quake in Rann of Kutch - Hindustan Times


September 7, 2002
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Moderate Earthquake Jolts Taiwan - AP via Guardian, UK

Earthquake rocks Taiwan but no reports of damage - Reuters

Tama-chan may be harbinger of earthquake - Japan Today

Emergency workers stage Hollywood-style disaster - Lebanon Daily Star

Sicily rocked by strongest earthquake in two decades - Singapore Strait Times

Not enough support to deal with deadly space rocks - Singapore Strait Times


September 6, 2002
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'Rainstorms may trigger volcanic eruptions' - Independent Online, South Africa

Minor quake hits Parkfield, tremors felt in North County - Sal Luis Obispo Tribune

New type of ocean wave detected - BBC

Strong Quake Rocks Sicily, Historic Palace Damaged - Reuters

Strong Quake Shakes Central Taiwan - Guardian, UK

Sicily rocked by earthquake - CNN Europe

Strong Quake Rocks Sicily, Two Heart Attack Deaths - Reuters (Photos)

Strong Quake Rattles W. Aegean - AP via Guardian, UK

Strong Quake Rocks Sicily, No Reported Injuries - Reuters

Strong Earthquake Rocks Sicily - AP via Yahoo! News!


September 5, 2002
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McCartney's Wife Wins Earthquake Libel Case - Reuters via Yahoo! News!

McCartney's wife wins Gujarat earthquake libel case -Times of India

Strong earthquake shakes Central Asia, no casualties reported - AP via Yahoo! News!

Heather Mills wins £50,000 in damages from 'Sunday Mirror' - Independent, UK

New Evidence For Why Earthquake Swarms Occur Offers Hope For ... - Science Daily


September 4, 2002
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Earthquakes 'can now be forecast' - Daily Telegraph UK

Moderate quake shakes Hindukush region - The Hindu, India

Earthquake shakes western Turkey; no injuries reported - AP via Yahoo! News!


September 3, 2002
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Scant Support for Turning Aside Doomsday Asteroid - Reuters

No injuries reported in weekend Alaska quake - Seattle Post Intelligencer

Earthquake shakes Nicaraguan capital - AP via Yahoo! News!

ALASKA: 4.3 earthquake hits near Homer; no damage... TAP via RIBnet .com

Orange County shaken by M 4.8 temblor - Seismo-Watch

4.6 quake, aftershocks in Orange County - AP via San Francisco Chronicle

Mild Earthquake Shakes Southern California - Reuters


September 2, 2002
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M3.9 quake jolts Kumamoto - Japan Today

Moderate earthquake shakes Mexico's Pacific coast - AP via Yahoo! News!

Moderate earthquake shakes parts of Iran, Pakistan - AP via MSNBC

Moderate earthquake centered in Iran shakes Pakistan's city of Peshawar - AP via Yahoo! News!

Moderate Quake Hits Iran, Pakistan - AP via Guardian, UK

Quake hits western Iran - AP via CNN

Strong quake hits western Iran - AP via Hindustan Times


September 1, 2002
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Magnitude 3.6 earthquake rumbles near El Centro - Fresno Bee

Aftershocks - Journal Star

Mild earthquake hits Bangladesh port city - AP via Yahoo! News!

Japan holds disaster drill along eastern seaboard... - AP via Yahoo! News!

1.85 million take part in disaster drills - Japan Today

Japan stages quake disaster drill - CNN

Two Strong Earthquakes Shake Taiwan - AP via Yahoo! News!

No damage reported as two quakes rock Taiwan - Reuters


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