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Magnitude 6.2 quake hits Philippine island of Luzon, jolts buildings

Magnitude 6.2 quake hits Philippine island of Luzon, jolts buildings

The quake struck an area off Nasugbu at 1:28 p.m., the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology ( Phivolcs ) said. The institute said no damage is expected. Last month a 6.5-magnitude quake killed two people and heavily damaged power generation plants on the central island of Leyte, leaving large areas of the central Philippines without power for weeks.



Tech companies leads broad slide in USA stocks; oil slumps

Gold prices rose as investors piled into safe haven assets amid intensifying tensions between US and North Korea , with Pyong yang saying it is considering plans to attack Guam. In Europe, London's commodities-heavy FTSE 100 index of major blue-chip firms stocks ended the day with a 0.1 percent gain. Speaking on condition of anonymity, a senior Seoul official said that Seoul has already been working closely with related countries shortly after the North issued its threats against Guam.


Japanese fighters conducted air drills with US B-1B bombers on Tuesday

Japanese fighters conducted air drills with US B-1B bombers on Tuesday

The small US territory of Guam has become a focal point after North Korea's army threatened to use ballistic missiles to create an "enveloping fire" around the island. Navy. "We may [have been just caught] in the middle of some verbal tussle between two countries", he added, referring to North Korea and the US. They threatened USA, other countries, and they threaten Guam .


Washington County woman missing under unusual circumstances

Washington County woman missing under unusual circumstances

David Thompson, a Washington County Sheriff's Office spokesman. Demi Helenius, of Rock Creek, was reported missing Saturday after she didn't answer multiple phone calls from her parents, according The Oregonian . and 6 p.m. Using surveillance video from the Dairy Queen, Washington County Sheriff's deputies found the man who turned in the phone, deputies said.


Sri Lanka's Test squad for third Test against India

Sri Lanka's Test squad for third Test against India

Sri Lanka on the other hand are going through a really rough time and it would be a tall task to beat the top-rated and in form Indian team. Gamage made his debut ODI debut against India in 2014. In the five matches that he has played so far, Lahiru has just picked two wickets. With Nuwan Pradeep ruled out due to hamstring injury post the second Test, Chameera gets a look-in.