BEIJING (AP) -- Rescue workers cleared roads Saturday so they could search for survivors and rush aid to a remote mountainous area of southwestern China after twin earthquakes killed at least 80 people....

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  • Heavy Rain Hits China's East Coast as Shanghai Braces for Typhoon Chanthu
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  • Heavy rainstorms hit NW China county
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  • The 2008 Olympics' Impact on China
    Domestic media prominently broadcast news of foreign earthquake relief efforts, perhaps an attempt to soften the earlier harsh domestic reactions against France and other countries where there were demonstrations and protests against the torch relay. Western media coverage has been more sympathetic to China since the earthquake hit.
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  • KTOO
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  • Earthquake
    An earthquake (also known as a quake, tremor or temblor) is the shaking of the surface of the Earth resulting from a sudden release of energy in the Earth's lithosphere that creates seismic waves.Earthquakes can range in size from those that are so weak that they cannot be felt to those violent enough to propel objects and people into the air, and wreak destruction across entire cities.
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    The aftermath of the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami included both a humanitarian crisis and massive economic impacts. The tsunami created over 300,000 refugees in the Tōhoku region of Japan, and resulted in shortages of food, water, shelter, medicine and fuel for survivors. 15,900 deaths have been confirmed.In response to the crisis, the Japanese government mobilized the Self-Defence ...
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  • June 26, 2021 Florida building collapse news
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