The Shakedown

December 2006
Weekly Reader News - Senior;12/1/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 12, p6
The article reports on a strong earthquake that hit Hawaii on October 15, 2006. The earthquake, with a magnitude of 6.7 on the Richter scale struck the islands, causing more than $46 million in damage. Although no deaths or serious injuries were reported, the earthquake and its aftershocks damaged buildings, knocked out power, and caused a landslide on the largest island.


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