Sunday, February 28, 2010

Earthquake In Chile -- News Updates February 28, 2010

Chile Counts Cost Of Earthquake As Tsunami Fears Ease -- BBC

Chile has begun to count the cost of its deadly 8.8 magnitude earthquake as nations around the Pacific eased their fears of a devastating tsunami.

The quake, on Saturday morning, killed at least 300 people - 90% of them in their homes. It is feared the damage may cost tens of billions of dollars.

One major rescue effort is in the city of Concepcion, where dozens are feared trapped in a collapsed apartment block.

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More News On Chile's Earthquake

Rescuers struggle to save lives after Chile quake -- Yahoo News/AP
Chile Earthquake Leaves Millions Homeless, Grazes Hawaii -- ABC News
Pfficials Breathe Sigh of Relief as Tsunami Passes -- New York Times
Major earthquake strikes Chile; Hawaii, Japan escape without tsunami damage -- Washington Post
Rescuers Dig for Chile Quake Survivors as Looting Erupts -- New York Times/Reuters
Death Toll Rises from Chilean Quake, Resulting Tsunami Appears Mild -- Voice of America
Chile earthquake: millions affected as toll rises to 300 -- Times Online
Chile earthquake: nation in shock as death toll climbs">Chile earthquake: nation in shock as death toll climbs -- The Telegraph
Afraid of Aftershocks, Chileans Sleep Outdoors -- Voice of America
Chile earthquake update: At least 2 million affected, president says -- CNN
1.5 Million Displaced After Chile Quake -- New York Times
Chile reels from 8.8 earthquake -- L.A. Times
Chile assesses damage after quake -- Financial Times

Chile earthquake: Photos -- CNN
Massive earthquake strikes Chile (Pictures) -- Yahoo News

1 comment:

Unknown said...

Searching for someone in Concepcion, Chile: