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  1. Apple will donate $1M to Mexico earthquake relief, CEO Tim Cook says on Twitter

    Globalnews.ca - Technology 09.22 / 03:31 globalnews.ca
    "Mexico's resilience is its strength," said Cook in a…
  2. Wave installation aims to bring in buckets of cash for orphans in Mexico

    Cbc.ca - Manitoba 09.22 / 03:30 www.cbc.ca
    One Bucket at a Time uses thousands of five-gallon buckets that have been meticulously woven together to create two giant waves that the public is being encouraged to climb on and…
  3. Buildings In Mexico Keep Falling Days After Deadly Earthquake

    Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: Officials in Mexico say more than 270 people have died from Tuesday's earthquake. Most of the deaths have been in the country's capital, Mexico City. The mayor says as of last night, 38 buildings had totally collapsed. Thousands more are heavily damaged. NPR's Carrie Kahn reports that many of those buildings were built well after the deadly 1985 earthquake. (SOUNDBITE OF TRUCK REVERSING) CARRIE KAHN, BYLINE: A backhoe scoops up…
  4. Ex-Tucsonan in Mexico City earthquake: 'All I wanted was to get to my daughter's school'

    Tucson.com - Tucson 09.22 / 02:42 tucson.com
    The earthquake alarm didn’t ring this t…
  5. Las Vegas event to raise money for Mexico earthquake victims

    Lasvegassun.com - Las Vegas 09.22 / 02:39 lasvegassun.com
    As the toll from the devastation of the powerful earthquake that rocked Mexico this week becomes clearer, Las Vegas-area groups have organized a fundraising event, with proceeds being funneled to…
  6. New Yorkers Chip In To Help Earthquake-Devastated Mexico

    Cbslocal.com - New York 09.22 / 02:39 newyork.cbslocal.com
    Thousands of Long Islanders have family in Mexico whom they have not been able to reach since the deadly earthquake this week – and now, many of them are doing all they can for the relief e…
  7. Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

    Blog.cleveland.com - Ohio (OH) 09.22 / 02:21 blog.cleveland.com
    News media, officials and volunteer rescuers all repeated the story of "Frida Sofia" with a sense of urgency that made it a national drama, drawing attention away from other rescue efforts across the quake-stricken city and leaving people in Mexico and abroad glued to their television…
  8. Photo purports to show church damage from Mexico quake

    Wgmd.com -  Delmarva 09.22 / 02:10 wgmd.com
    An Instagram photo of a statue of Virgin Mary went viral after it was captured standing tall amid the rubble of a church — purportedly damaged in the Mexico earthquake. The picture was posted on Instagram Wednesday by fashion designer Edgar Alfaro, who linked the photo to the 7.1-magnitude earthquake that rocked parts of Mexico on Tuesday. However, the…
  9. In Mexico, a race against time to rescue earthquake survivors from the rubble

    Pbs.org - World 09.22 / 01:54 pbs.org
    Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Grasping for a sliver of hope. A life-and-death drama played out today, two days after a 7.1 earthquake struck Mexico City and the surrounding region. The death toll stood at 245, with more than 2,000 hurt. Our William Brangham is there, and filed this report. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: From dusk to dawn, and all through the day, they dug, trying to reach what they thought was a young girl trapped in the ruins of a collapsed school. The tale of the…
  10. Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

    Local2.ca - Ontario 09.22 / 01:51 local2.ca
    MEXICO CITY — Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 e…
  11. Mexico Far Ahead Of California With Earthquake Early-Warning System

    Mexico's quake-warning system may have saved lives but, in California, rollout of a similar system is still years…
  12. Support Mexico earthquake victims with ABC7

    Abc7.com - Los Angeles 09.22 / 01:41 abc7.com
    Join ABC7 and the American Red Cross to benefit those impacted by the devastating earthquake in…
  13. Girl reportedly trapped in rubble of Mexico earthquake never existed

    Pix11.com-NY 09.22 / 01:38 pix11.com
    MEXICO CITY — Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. She reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her. Rescue workers called for tubes, pipes and other tools to reach her. News media, officials and volunteer rescuers all repeated the story of “Frida Sofia” with a sense of urgency that […
  14. Mexico Shocked By News: Girl Trapped In Rubble Didn’t Exist

    Wccbcharlotte.com - Charlotte 09.22 / 01:33 wccbcharlotte.com
    Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1…
  15. Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

    Media.wben.com - Buffalo 09.22 / 01:30 media.wben.com
    MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. She reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near…
  16. New Mexico insurance regulator opposes GOP health overhaul

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's top insurance regulator said a Republican drive to erase the Affordable Care Act would cripple the state's efforts to provide health coverage to the poor. New Mexico Insurance Superintendent John Franchini says the so-called Graham-Cassidy bill would greatly hinder New Mexico's efforts to provide health care to individuals and families living just above the federal poverty level, and that he hopes the initiative fails to win approval. U.S. Senate R…
  17. Even as they regroup after Harvey, many Houstonians worry about relatives in Mexico City and Puerto Rico

    Blog.chron.com - Houston and Texas 09.22 / 01:21 blog.chron.com
    Angel Lajara, still recovering from the water Hurricane Harvey dumped on his home, watched in horror this week as another monster storm pounded his native Puerto Rico. Hurricane Maria, still raging through the Caribbean Thursday, left most of the island without power and Lajara had not yet been able to speak to his relatives to know if they're OK. "I suffered here with Harvey and now this," said Lajara, the 46-year-old owner of Tex Chick, a Puerto Rican restaurant in Montrose. For Tina…
  18. Despair rises for relatives of the missing in Mexico quake

    Edmonton.ctvnews.ca - Alberta 09.22 / 01:12 edmonton.ctvnews.ca
    A high-ranking navy official said Thursday there is no missing child at a collapsed Mexico City school that had become a focus of rescue efforts following this week's deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake, though an adult still may be alive in the…
  19. Telemundo Presents "Todos Unidos" A 4-Hour Prime Time Special For The Victims Of Natural Disasters In Mexico And Puerto

    Prnewswire.com - Finance 09.22 / 01:05 prnewswire.com
    MIAMI, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Telemundo presents "Todos Unidos" (All Together), a four-hour television special this Sunday, September 24 from 7-11pm / 6-10 CT, hosted by international media icon, Mario Kreutzberger, Don Francisco. Artists and celebrities will join to support all the …
  20. Rescue dog Frida is assisting relief efforts in Mexico following massive earthquake

    Globalnews.ca - World 09.22 / 01:02 globalnews.ca
    Frida is a seasoned first-responder, being part of a military unit that's been deployed to several disaster…