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MARSEILLE, France | Search on for survivors of 2 collapsed buildings in France

MARSEILLE, France — Two buildings collapsed into a pile of rubble and beams Monday in the French city of Marseille, where authorities spoke of a race against time to find people possibly trapped in the ruins. The buildings — one condemned and supposedly vacant, the other containing apartments — gave way after 9 a.m. In … Continue reading MARSEILLE, France | Search on for survivors of 2 collapsed buildings in France

MARSEILLE, France | 2 Buildings collapse in French city of Marseille; 2 hurt

MARSEILLE, France— Two buildings collapsed in the southern city of Marseille on Monday, leaving a giant pile of rubble and beams. Fire services said two people were lightly hurt. The collapse spewed debris into the street and clouds of dust into the air, and left a big gap where the two buildings used to be. … Continue reading MARSEILLE, France | 2 Buildings collapse in French city of Marseille; 2 hurt

MATARAM, Indonesia | After Indonesia quake, a new worry: deadly aftershocks

MATARAM, Indonesia  — After a deadly earthquake devastated the Indonesian island of Lombok last weekend, Husni Handayani thought the worst was over. The powerful quake claimed hundreds of lives, wounded thousands more and displaced over 270,000 people. But it left her own home in the provincial capital, Mataram, still standing and nobody in her family … Continue reading MATARAM, Indonesia | After Indonesia quake, a new worry: deadly aftershocks