Tuesday, January 12, 2010


UPDATE: Haiti earthquake feared to have killed hundreds (BBC, updated at 07:12 GMT / 01:12 CST) HAITI - JAN. 12, 2010 - HEAVY DAMAGE CAUSED BY A MAGNITUDE 7.3 EARTHQUAKE TOPPLED BUILDINGS IN HAITI THIS AFTERNOON. DEVELOPING. A hospital in the city of Petionville collapsed. RTE News reports that the "epicentre of the quake, which was initially reported a magnitude 7.0 off the coast, was located inland and close to the capital Port-au-Prince." FIRST HEADLINES ABOUT THIS (4:00 pm - 4:30 pm CST): Caribbean tsunami warning issued after Haiti quake Sydney Morning Herald Tsunami Fears After Haiti Earthquake Sky News Major earthquake off Haiti causes hospital to collapse Telegraph.co.uk earthquake hits ABC Online Quake measuring 7.3 rocks Haiti AFP Powerful Earthquake Strikes Haiti MyFox Los Angeles Strong quake hits Haiti, hospital collapses Seattle Post Intelligencer Magnitude 7 quake strikes off Haiti msnbc.com Major magnitude 7.3 quake hits Haiti TVNZ RELATED: US Embassy in Haiti and CIA - The World Factbook - Haiti Leave a Comment * Conservative T-Shirts * Follow CNB on Twitter * RSS Feed