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7.2 magnitude earthquake strikes northwest of Acapulco, Mexico

April 2014MEXICO – A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets, where broken windows and debris fell, but there were no early reports of major damage or casualties. 348 more words
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Wildfire destroys 500 homes in Chile, killing 2: ‘one of the worst fires in Chile's history’

April 2014CHILE - A wildfire was raging in a highly populated area of Chile early Sunday after killing two people and consuming more than 500 homes, officials said. 222 more words
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Nicaragua rattled by 2 large earthquakes in less than 24 hours

April 2014NICARAUGA – Less than 24 hours after a 6.1-magnitude earthquake hit Nicaragua, a second earthquake shook the country Friday. The 6.6-magnitude quake struck near the city of Granada at 2:29 p.m. 162 more words
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