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Japan Landslide: Search team rescue 19 people from remains of crushed buildings

Search and rescue crews pulled out survivors from ruined homes on Sunday, a day after a landslide struck the Japanese coastal city of Atami. Authorities said an elderly couple were among 19 people rescued so far. Two people have been confirmed killed but several others remain missing after a torrent of mud swept the city, […]

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5.7 magnitude earthquake strikes east Tokyo as Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall

A magnitude 5.7 earthquake struck the east of Tokyo on Saturday (Oct 12) at about 6.22pm local time. No tsunami warning has been issued. The earthquake recorded a 4 on Japan’s quake intensity scale in southern Chiba Prefecture. The earthquake at Chiba Prefecture happened as Typhoon Hagibis made landfall on the country’s coast. At least […]