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Alaska selfie-takers told to stay off quake-buckled road

Alaska selfie-takers told to stay off quake-buckled road With sizable shockwaves still emanating from last week’s powerful earthquake, authorities in Alaska are urging the selfie-taking public to stay away from a road that was badly mangled. Source: Alaska selfie-takers told to stay off quake-buckled road From News Feed

Planet In Turmoil: Over 1,400 Earthquakes Have Rattled Alaska Over The Past 3 Days

Planet In Turmoil: Over 1,400 Earthquakes Have Rattled Alaska Over The Past 3 Days The shaking in Alaska still hasn’t stopped, and that has many residents wondering if the worst is still yet to come.  Friday’s magnitude 7.0 earthquake could be felt 400 miles away from Anchorage, and it was the most destructive quake that…

Alaska putting together pieces after massive earthquake

Alaska putting together pieces after massive earthquake The supply chain of food and other goods delivered to the Port of Anchorage from the Lower 48 has not been disrupted by the powerful earthquake that caused widespread damage to roads in the Anchorage area. Source: Alaska putting together pieces after massive earthquake

More Than 200 Aftershocks Hit Alaska Since Friday’s Quake

More Than 200 Aftershocks Hit Alaska Since Friday’s Quake Alaska Rocked By More Than 200 Aftershocks Since Friday’s Massive Quake As if the chaos that followed Friday’s magnitude 7 earthquake didn’t create enough mayhemfor the residents of Anchorage, Alaska, USGS reported on Saturday that in the wake of what many Alaskans described as the worst earthquake of…

Alaska hit by more than 230 small earthquakes since Friday, November 30, 2018

Alaska hit by more than 230 small earthquakes since Friday, November 30, 2018 More than 230 small earthquakes have hit parts of Alaska since Friday, when a 7.0-magnitude quake knocked out power, ripped open roads and splintered buildings near Anchorage. “This is the second largest earthquake we’ve had since 1964, which was a very significant…

Back-To-Back Quakes In Alaska: Pictures And Videos Reveal The Damage

Back-To-Back Quakes In Alaska: Pictures And Videos Reveal The Damage Back-to-back earthquakes shatter roads and windows Back-to-back earthquakes measuring 7.0 and 5.7 shattered roads and rocked buildings Friday in Anchorage The quake broke store windows, knocked items off shelves, opened cracks in a two-story, downtown building, disrupted electrical service and disabled traffic lights, snarling traffic…

Significant increase in ash emissions at Veniaminof, Aviation Color Code Red, Alaska

Significant increase in ash emissions at Veniaminof, Aviation Color Code Red, Alaska Ash emissions at Veniaminof volcano increased significantly on November 21, 2018, forcing Alaska Volcano Observatory to raise the Aviation Color Code to Red and Volcano Alert Level to Warning. Veniaminof is generating a plume of ash up to 4.6 km (15 000 feet)…

Alaska fisherman sentenced for faking death to avoid prison

Alaska fisherman sentenced for faking death to avoid prison A commercial fisherman who faked his death to avoid incarceration for a sexual assault has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison. Source: Alaska fisherman sentenced for faking death to avoid prison

Earthquake today: Alaska, Philippines and Oklahoma hit by HUGE QUAKES overnight

Earthquake today: Alaska, Philippines and Oklahoma hit by HUGE QUAKES overnight EARTHQUAKES have once again struck around the world last night and this morning, with some major tremors touching down in the USA and Philippines. By LIAM DOYLEExpress.co.uk Thu, Sep 27, 2018 Alaska has once again been at the mercy of major tremors, as the…

A group of Russian spy planes flew past Alaska for the third time this month

A group of Russian spy planes flew past Alaska for the third time this month Russian military aircraft — everything from bombers to fighters to spy planes — have ventured close to Alaska three times this month, with the most recent incident occurring Friday, when four Russian maritime reconnaissance aircraft flew past the northern part of the…

Russian Nuclear Bombers Intercepted Near Alaska

Russian Nuclear Bombers Intercepted Near Alaska Two Russian nuclear-capable bombers were intercepted by American F-22 jets near Alaska on Saturday, the North American Aerospace Defense Command disclosed.   The bombers were detected flying near the Aleutian Islands, said Michael Kucharek, a spokesman for the Northern Command and North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD).   “Two…

Veniaminof continues erupting, lava flow observed, Alaska

Veniaminof continues erupting, lava flow observed, Alaska Veniaminof volcano continues to erupt, feeding a lava flow confined to the ice-filled summit caldera, the Alaska Volcano Observatory reports. The last known eruption of this volcano took place in 2013. While no significant ash emissions were observed, elevated…… Read more »     Source: Veniaminof continues erupting,…

US Wants Russia’s Participation in Alaska Shale Gas, Oil Projects – Embassy

US Wants Russia’s Participation in Alaska Shale Gas, Oil Projects – Embassy WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The United States is interested in the participation of Russian companies in shale gas and oil extraction projects in Alaska, the Russian Embassy in the United States told Sputnik.Source: US Wants Russia’s Participation in Alaska Shale Gas, Oil Projects –…