News > Running

Moderate earthquake hits Turkey; 3 people injured

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

ANKARA, Turkey - A moderately-strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit southwestern Turkey on Wednesday, Turkish authorities said. At least three people sustained minor injuries but there were no reports of any deaths. The government-run Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency said the earthquake was centered in the town of Acipayam, in Denizli province,...
Read more ...

 

Moderate earthquake hits Turkey; no casualties reported

Moderate earthquake hits Turkey; no casualties reported

1 month ago   |   By National Post

ANKARA, Turkey - A moderately-strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit southwestern Turkey on Wednesday, Turkish authorities said. There were no immediate reports of any casualties.
The Turkish Disaster and Emergency Management Agency said the earthquake was centred in the town of Acipayam, in Denizli province, and was also felt in neighbouring provinces. It was followed by two aftershocks measuring 4.8 and 4.5.
The deputy governor for Denizli, Turan Atlamaz, said the quake demolished some homes, mostly mud-brick constructions, in rural areas, but no one was seriously...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Running      PMN News      PMN World      AP  


Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help

Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help

Giuliani called the Trump campaign's effort to get political help from representatives of the Russian government possibly ill-advised but not illegal. Read more ...

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope Francis denounced the "cruel violence" of the Easter Sunday slaughter of Christians and foreigners in Sri Lanka as he celebrated the most joyful moment on the Christian... Read more ...

At least 140 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

At least 140 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

The blasts, reported to have occurred at churches in Kochchikade, Negombo and Batticaloa, targeted worshippers as they attended Easter services. Read more ...

Bruins defeat Maple Leafs to force Game 7 in Boston

Bruins defeat Maple Leafs to force Game 7 in Boston

Brad Marchand finished with two goals and an assist. Read more ...

Monday's warmth could trigger showers/storms by evening

Monday's warmth could trigger showers/storms by evening

Read more ...

At least 138 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

At least 138 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

The blasts, reported to have occurred at churches in Kochchikade, Negombo and Batticaloa, targeted worshippers as they attended Easter services. Read more ...

Man accused of shooting two children during road rage incident

Man accused of shooting two children during road rage incident

Shooting happened Saturday Read more ...

NBA makes Jared Dudley and Jimmy Butler pay for Game 4 fracas

NBA makes Jared Dudley and Jimmy Butler pay for Game 4 fracas

The Nets' 112-108 loss in Game 4 on Saturday at a frenzied Barclays Center was the boiling point of a testy series with the 76ers that has become more and more heated. It... Read more ...

Sri Lanka Explosions Target Churches and Hotels, Killing At Least 138

Sri Lanka Explosions Target Churches and Hotels, Killing At Least 138

Blasts were reported at three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. Read more ...

Red Sox edge Rays in extra innings to complete series sweep

Red Sox edge Rays in extra innings to complete series sweep

A sacrifice fly in the 11th inning was the difference for Boston. Read more ...