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Updated: 4th February 2020 19:51Disasters and Accidents

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The earthquake struck Elazig in the eastern part of the country with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8.
Politics
“Our hearts are with all those that are suffering what is the loss of three remarkable, well respected crew."
Politics
The discovery of a warehouse filled with water, cots and other unused supplies prompted outrage from islanders.
World News
Ukrainian investigators are also assisting in the probe of the disaster that killed 176 people.

U.S. News
A sixth passenger was in critical condition after being rescued from the burning wreck.
Politics
Local authorities had earlier put the death toll at 15, but the Interior Ministry of the Central Asian nation later revised the figure downward, without explaining.
U.S. News
The Storm Prediction Center logged at least three dozen reports of storm damage from east Texas to Georgia.
World News
Many of the victims were factory workers who were asleep when the blaze ignited on Sunday morning in the Indian capital, authorities said.
World News
The death toll rose to 25, with more than 600 injured, in the magnitude-6.4 quake that struck Albania.
World News
A gas stove exploded on the train Thursday, causing the deadly blaze, officials said.
World News
As many as 36 people are dead from the storm, which caused serious damage in central and northern Japan.
World News
A major rescue operation is underway in parts of central and northern Japan following the typhoon's landfall near Tokyo on Saturday.
World News
This was the only criminal trial in the nuclear disaster that has kept tens of thousands of residents away from their homes because of lingering radiation contamination.
U.S. News
Authorities were investigating if a night watchman was on duty when the scuba diving boat erupted in flames off the California coast.
World News
Rescue teams were still trying to reach some Bahamian communities isolated by floodwaters and debris after the disaster that killed at least 43 people.
U.S. News
Glen and Dana Fritzler of Truth Aquatics are basing their case on the law used by the company that operated the Titanic.
World News
The hurricane hit Abaco on Sunday and then hovered over Grand Bahama for a day and a half.
U.S. News
One victim's body remained missing Thursday as federal investigators continued to interview the crew of the Conception.
Environment
More than 600 police officers and marines fanned out across the Bahamas, where Hurricane Dorian made landfall, to reach stranded victims.
World News
The Ural Airlines A321 collided with a flock of birds that got into both of the plane's engines.