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3 W.Va. counties declared disaster areas

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Three West Virginia counties have been declared federal disaster areas due to damage caused by recent severe storms. Full story

Wis. official: Mystery booms caused by minor quake

An official for an eastern Wisconsin city plagued this week by a series of unexplained booming sounds says the mystery can be attributed to a small early-morning earthquake. Full story

USGS Confirms 1.5 Magnitude Quake in Wisconsin

Clintonville, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) -The USGS says they believe a 1.5 magnitude quake struck Clintonville in the early morning hours of Tuesday. Full story

USGS confirms 1.5 magnitude earthquake in Clintonville

Click under Associated Videos to see a press conference held by Lisa Kuss on the Clintonville earthquake. CLINTONVILLE- The U.S. Geological Survey confirms it recorded a low-level, 1.5-magnitude earthquake at 12:15 Tuesday morning in Clintonville.According to the USGS, the epicenter of the earthquak Full story

Detecting Earthquakes is Around the Corner

For years now California has been looking to develop an early warning system and San Diego is playing a major role in all of this. Full story

Alaska Earthquake: Magnitude 3.9 in Southcentral

The Alaska Earthquake Information Center reports a minor earthquake occurred about 26 miles north of Anchorage on Thursday. Full story

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  Malia Obama safe after Mexico earthquake

A 7.4-magnitude quake centered near Oaxaca didn’t cause heavy damage, but was felt across a huge area of the country. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

  Massive earthquake in Mexico

A major earthquake measuring as high as 7.6 magnitude, struck east of Acapulco. Msnbc's Tamron Hall reports.

  Earthquake in Mexico

CNBC's Mandy Drury and Brian Sullivan report on a 7.9 earthquake in Mexico.

  6.9-magnitude earthquake shakes Japan

Just over a year after Japan's earthquake-tsunami disaster, the country has been rattled by a series of strong earthquakes. Msnbc.com's Dara Brown reports.

  New film honors victims of last year’s earthquake in Japan

Stu Levy talks about his documentary “Pray for Japan,” which recounts the devastating 9.0 earthquake and massive tsunami last year that killed thousands and cost billions in damage.

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Books and debris are seen in a classroom of Francisco Larrayo's School, damaged by an earthquake on Tuesday, at the village of Paso Cuaulote, in the Mexican state of Guerrero March 21, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero