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December 2002
Earthquake News Headlines

December 31, 2002
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Earthquake shakes Dehdasht - IranMania News, Iran

Earthquake jolts Kermanshah province - IRNA, Iran


December 30, 2002
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Old Napa High to get quake repairs - Napa Valley Register, CA

Italy's erupting Stromboli volcano injures six - ABC Online, Australia

Quake stirs up town - News Interactive, Australia

Residents realize they'll have to move sooner or later - San Mateo County Times, CA

Shoppers Panic as Quake Hits Southern Philippines - Reuters, UK

City tremors rumble on - Manchester Evening News, UK

Varsity expands quake monitors - Gulf News, United Arab Emirates <<


December 29, 2002
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Small quake rattles mountains east of Bakersfield - Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL

Hidden faults - Anchorage Daily News, AK

Earthquake soil - Baton Rouge Advocate, LA

Govt releases report on NSW earthquake activity - ABC Online, Australia


December 28, 2002
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Big quake overdue in Victoria - Melbourne Herald Sun, Australia

Pakistan Earthquake News

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Another earthquake jolts Caspian - Baku Today, Azerbaijan

Moderate earthquake hits northwestern Pakistan - Saudi Press Agency

Moderate Earthquake Hits Afghanistan - Guardian, UK

Quake jolts northwest Pakistan - Reuters AlertNet, UK


December 27, 2002
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Shallow quake jolts area - Port Angeles Peninsula Daily News, WA

Route 162 Over Pineview Dam Reopens - Salt Lake Tribune, UT

ASIAN SEISMOLOGICAL CONFERENCE - Spotlight, Nepal


December 26, 2002
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She's paid to worry about earthquake safety - Oregonian, OR

Moderate earthquake injures 15, dam - Saudi Press Agency

Iran quakes leaves 3000 homeless - AP via CNN Asia, Asia

Iran Earthquake Leaves Hundreds Homeless - ABC New

New York Earthquake News

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Upstate Earthquake - WSTM-TV, NY

April Quake's Aftershock Hits Champlain Valley - WPTZ-TV, NY

3.0 Magnitude Quake Rocks Upstate New York - WPTZ-TV, NY

Minor quake felt upstate - Rochester Democrat Chronicle, NY


December 25, 2002
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California Earthquake Authority Shuns Offshore Entities - Insurance Journal

M 4.4 earthquake rattles Kona - West Hawaii Today, HI

Quakes shake Marlborough - NZ City, New Zealand

Earthquake strikes eastern Kurdistan - KurdishMedia, UK

China Earthquake News

Earthquake rocks China's remote west - AP via CNN

Quake jolts northwest China, houses collapse - ABC News

Earthquake jolts Xinjiang - EastDay.com, China

Earthquake shakes China's remote west near Afghan border - China Post, Taiwan

Earthquake shakes China's remote west near Afghan border - Anchorage Daily News, AK

Report: Earthquake Shakes Western China - ABC News

Quake Jolts Northwest China, No Casualties -Xinhua - ABC News

New York Earthquake News

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Christmas Day Quake Shakes Upstate NY - Newsday

Mild earthquake shakes upstate New York; USGS says... - Boston.com, MA

Mild Quake Felt in Northeast New York State - ABC News

Mild Quake Felt in Northeast New York State - Reuters, UK

Iran Earthquake News

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Three thousand homes destroyed, 15 hurt in Iran quake - Deutsche Welle, Germany

Slight tremors rock Rann of Kutch - Hindustan Times, India

3000 houses destroyed by Kermanshah quake - IRNA, Iran

15 hurt as quake jolts western Iran - Mid-Day Mumbai, India

Quakes shake western Iranian cities - IRNA, Iran

Taiwan Earthquake News

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No death, damage reports yet - Philippines Daily News, Philippines

Buildings shaken as strong earthquake jolts Taiwan - Channel News Asia, Singapore

Modest Quake Shakes Taiwan, No Report of Damage - Reuters, UK


December 24, 2002
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Magnitude-3.6 earthquake rattles San Francisco suburb - Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL

Maritime quake scenario envisions 7400 fatalities - Japan Times, Japan

Nisqually refuge proposal: Double size, remove dikes - The Olympian, WA

Moderate quake rattles Ecuador coast - Reuters AlertNet, UK


December 23, 2002
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Big Isle professor receives prestigious award from Japan - West Hawaii Today, HI

Scientists explore Mauna Loa's submarine flanks - West Hawaii Today, HI

Moderate quake shakes southeastern Taiwan - The Star, Malaysia

Moderate earthquake jolts northwestern Pakistan - Times of India, India

Quake blamed in sewer defects - The Olympian, WA

4.1 magnitude quake rocks Ibaraki - Japan Times, Japan

Moderate quake shakes southeastern Taiwan - Star, Malaysia

Quake shakes northwestern Qazvin province - IranMania News, Iran


December 22, 2002
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Quake shakes northwestern Iranian province - IRNA, Iran

Magnitude-3.3 quake rattles southern Riverside County - Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL


December 21, 2002
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Major quakes could kill 12000 - Mainichi Shimbun, Japan


December 20, 2002
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World Bank will allocate $13 mln in credits for Azerbaijan - Baku Today, Azerbaijan

California facing big quakes sooner than expected - The Inquirer, UK

California Earthquake Authority cuts ties to offshore insurers - Monterey.com

Offshore insurers hit - Sacramento Bee, CA

Plan for Rubio Canyon unveiled - Pasadena Star-News, CA

Earthquake rocks Jammu and Kashmir - IRNA, Iran


December 19, 2002
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California Earthquake Authority cuts ties to offshore insurers - Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL

Shake, rattle, roll - Bangkok Post, Thailand

Earthquake Claims 2 Lives in Northwest China - People's Daily Online, China

Earthquake in northwest China last week killed two people - AP via Yahoo! News

Volcano Quake Could Signal Coming Eruption - KOIN, OR

Six to be tried for ‘ murder ’ of 16 who died in collapsed ... - Kathimerini, Greece

City approves $1.2 million for crisis plan - Oakland Tribune, CA

Mild quake shakes northeastern Iran - IRNA, Iran


December 18, 2002
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Second minor quake could precede eruption - KFXO

Earthquake Conversations - Scientific American

Ancient treasure trove uncovered - Ananova, UK

21st Century Files Suit Relating to Fraudulent Claims - Insurance Journal

Education Policy Board advises moving students to new locales - KUAM-TV, Guam

Aftershocks from Denali Quake continue - KTVA, AK


December 17, 2002
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Relatively strong quake shakes northwestern Iran - IRNA, Iran


December 16, 2002
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FEMA Chief Allbaugh Leaving Post in March - Washington Post, DC

Still shaking? - Brisbane Courier Mail, Australia

Clues indicate fault - Arkansas Democrat Gazette, AR

Red Cross Rankings - WTVY, AL


December 15, 2002
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China's First Seismological Base Created for Kids - People's Daily Online, China

Italian school builders investigated - The Scotsman, UK

'Six charged' over quake deaths - The Australian, Australia

Residents meet by torchlight as things go bang in the night - Brisbane Courier Mail, Australia

Earthquake of 5.9 Richter shakes northwest China - Deepika, India


December 14, 2002
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Strong Earthquake Shakes Northern China - Guardian, UK

Earthquake Rocks Northwest China Province - People's Daily Online, China

Earthquake rocks city - Queensland Sunday Mail, Australia

Quake shakes Brisbane suburbs - Queensland Sunday Mail, Australia

Earthquake rocks northern Brisbane - ABC Online, Australia

Prepare for major earthquake - Oregonian, OR

Moderate Earthquake Jolts Kahramanmaras - Turkish Press, Turkey


December 13, 2002
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Enright Has $300 Million to Invest Making Japan Offices - Bloomberg

Stonehenge-like circle for NZ astronomy site - New Zealand Herald, New Zealand

Alaska's massive Denali quake a tool for San Andreas fault ... - Centre Daily Times, PA

Discovery of surface fault offers view of quake zone - St. Louis Post Dispatch, MO

Minor quake hits remote northern area - TheNewsMexico.com, Mexico

Quake rattles Taiwan, France, no casualties reported - Channel News Asia, Singapore


December 12, 2002
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Light earthquake shakes area south of California-Mexico border - Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL

Minor quake hits near Mexico-US line - CNN

Strong Earthquake Hits Papua New Guinea - ABC News


December 11, 2002
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Did Denali Quake Trigger Tiny Utah Temblors? - Salt Lake Tribune, UT

Minor Quake Hits Remote Mexico Area - Newsday

UCSD begins work on quake simulator - San Diego Union Tribune, CA

Baja temblor rattles San Diego County - San Diego Union Tribune, CA

UA Research Verifies Line Of New Madrid Fault - Morning News, AR

Update - Gilgit Earthquake, Pakistan - Reuters AlertNet, UK


December 10, 2002
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New Regional Weastern Pacific EQFlash! Alert Bulletins - Seismo-Watch

GPS may provide early earthquake warning - New Scientist

Quake rattles bridges - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, AK

Quake shakes Mexico's Pacific Coast, no damage - Reuters AlertNet, UK

Seismic sleuths measure exotic booms the world round - Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL

Seismologists Investigate World Events - KRON4.com, CA


December 9, 2002
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Earthquake rattles Paxson - Kenai Peninsula, AK

Students Return After Quake Fears Close Classrooms - KNSD, CA

Earthquake insurer's debut rating: excellent - Sacramento Business Journal, CA

H-bomb sensors yield new benefits - San Francisco Chronicle, CA

Some 12 million students stage emergency exercise for quake - IRNA, Iran

GPS may provide early earthquake warning - New Scientist, UK

Alaska Quake Provides Lessons for Regions - Washington Post, DC

Lonely Alaska quake enlightens - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, AK

Scientists shake down Alaska quake - Contra Costa Times, CA

Quake shakes northwestern Iranian city - IRNA, Iran

Quake shakes Takestan - IranMania News, Iran


December 8, 2002
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Alaska Quake Provides Lessons for Regions - Guardian, UK

Poll fever hits quake relief in Gujarat - The Hindu, India


December 7, 2002
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River bridge getting 'seismic upgrade' - Knoxville News Sentinel, TN

The 14th anniversary of the devastating Spitak earthquake... - Pravda - CIS

Earthquake Shakes Northern Croatia - AP via Yahoo! News

Last month's quake a hot topic at geophysics conference - Anchorage Daily News, AK

Eureka High students working on safety project - Times-Standard, CA

Quake shakes New Zealand's capital - ABC Online, Australia

Big shake hits New Zealand capital - Deepika, India

Kiwi capital shaken by earthquake - Independent Online, South Africa


December 6, 2002
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Crews finish initial repairs to Tok Cutoff - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, AK

M4.7 quake jolts southwestern Japan - Japan Today, Japan

BART Fares Going Up Next Month - KGO, CA

Earthquake Shakes Northern Croatia - Guardian, UK


December 5, 2002
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U.N. agency donates tents to Pakistanis left homeless by earthquake - AP via Yahoo! News

Earthquake unleashed major landslide on isolated Vanuatu island - AP via Yahoo! News

US$16.8 million okay for ports - Fiji's Daily Post, Fiji

Pakistan: Aid for displaced families in Northern Areas - Red Cross News

Senator urges tougher insurance regulation - North County Times, CA

$160 million high school sits atop quake fault - CNN

RSS burns midnight oil in quake - hit Kutch - Ahmedabad, India

Belmont's fatal fault - Los Angeles Daily News, CA

Quake fault found under unfinished high school in Los Angeles - KRNV, NV


December 4, 2002
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Grant will help planners ease effects of disasters - Bristol Herald Courier, VA

Italian Earthquake Victims Get Some Help - WOKR-TV, NY

Quake jolts western Iranian city - IRNA, Iran

Kazakhstan : Oil Money Threatens to Make Killing Fields - CorpWatch.com << Must reading

Oil money threatens to make killing fields of Kazakhstan - Guardian, UK << Must reading

Businesses sought for earthquake survey - Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce, WA <<


December 3, 2002
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Child Injured in Italy Earthquake Dies - Ap via Yahoo! News

M4.3 quake jolts central Japan - Japan Today, Japan

ASIAN SEISMOLOGY COMMISSION 5-TH SUMMIT.. - Armenian Daily, Armenia

Earthquake revealed flaws in Legislative Building - Puget Sound Business Journal

Court upholds ban on oil drilling off Calif. coast - Charlotte Observer, NC

Earthquake Fears To Keep Oceanside Schools Shut - KGTV, CA

ITALY EARTHQUAKE BOY DIES - Sky News, UK


December 2, 2002
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New Regional Weastern Pacific EQFlash! Alert Bulletins - Seismo-Watch

FEMA offers guide to personal emergency preparedness - Times-Standard, CA

Owners of 4 earthquake shacks would like to preserve them - San Francisco Chronicle, CA

Italian town devastated when earthquake killed children gets.. - CBC News, Canada

Minor earthquake rattles Southern California desert - Herald Tribune

Mild earthquake hits western Algeria - AP via Yahoo! News

5.8 RICHTER EARTHQUAKE IN SW GREECE - Macedonian Press Agency, Greece

Strong quake shakes Greece - The Australian, Australia

Quake rattles western Greece, no injuries reported - Reuters AlertNet, UK


December 1, 2002
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New Regional Weastern Pacific EQFlash! Alert Bulletins - Seismo-Watch

Quake strikes North Island, no damage reported - New Zealand Herald, New Zealand

Quake strikes NZ's North Island, no damage seen - Reuters AlertNet, UK

Italian Town Gets New School After Quake- Guardian, UK -

M4.5 quake rattles northeastern Japan - Japan Today, Japan

Moderate earthquake jolts Moldova - Saudi Press Agency

Moderate earthquake rattles Bucharest, eastern Romania - AP via Yahoo! News

Bay Area town beset by swarm of small quakes - Los Angeles Daily News, CA


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