Tag Archive: New Zealand Earthquake

7,500 earthquakes shake resolve in NZealand city

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — It’s been 10 months since the first big earthquake struck New Zealand’s second-largest city. It’s been nearly five months since a far more devastating one killed 181 people… Continue reading

New Zealand hit by further earthquake

A 4.5-magnitude earthquake was felt by thousands of people in New Zealand as the country held a day of mourning for the 155 confirmed victims and many more missing since last week’s quake… Continue reading

Mother hit by debris dies with baby in arms

A mother died with her baby in her arms in Christchurch’s Cashel St Mall in yesterday’s earthquake. Passersby went to her assistance, but she was already dead. The helpers took the child away.… Continue reading

Strong quake hits New Zealand, causing injuries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – A strong, 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocked the southern New Zealand city of Christchurch on Tuesday, seriously injuring people and damaging buildings throughout the city. Live video footage showed parts of… Continue reading