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China Quake Kills Five, Injuries 24.

September 1, 2013 – China Quake Kills Five, Injuries 24: An earthquake on Saturday (August 31st) hit a remote part of southwest China near the popular tourist area of Shangri-La, killing five people and injuring 24 more, China state media … Continue reading

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China Flood Kills 31, With 160 Missing.

July 13, 2013 – China Flood Kills 31, With 160 Missing: Five days of torrential rain in China’s southwest has killed 31 people and left more than 160 others missing, the state news media reported on Friday. Most of those … Continue reading

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Deadly China 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Kills at Least 192.

April 20, 2013 – A Deadly 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck China: A powerful earthquake has struck China’s Sichuan province. At least 192 people are dead and 11,200 are injured, but local authorities say the toll could be much higher once the … Continue reading

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Deadly Tibetan Landslide Draws Attention to Mining – NYTimes.com

April 3, 2013 – Tibetan Mining Disaster Kills 59: One after another, the bodies have kept coming. By Tuesday night, rescuers had pulled 59 dead miners from the snow-covered rubble. They expect to find more. Pictured above, Rescuers on Saturday headed … Continue reading

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