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A radioactive waste storage tunnel in Harford, California, that was at risk collapse has been stabilized.

A 4.3-magnitude earthquake hit the Italian holiday island of Ischia at 8:57 p.m. local time on Monday night. Up to now, two women have been reported dead, one of whom having been hit by falling masonry from the church of Santa Maria del Suffragio, according to the Civil Protection Department in Rome. Many people were pulled out alive from the rubble, including a 7-month-old baby.

The Meethotamulla rubbish dump collapsed on Friday, April 14 on top of a residential neighborhood in Colombo, the capital city of Sri Lanka, destroying dozens of homes.

The famous rock formation of Malta Island collapsed into the sea on March 8, 2017, due to the heavy storms that hit the area.

Wednesday, 01 February 2017 12:00

Hotel collapses after heavy rain in Peru (video)

La Hacienda hotel collapsed into Sicra River in the Peruvian town of Lircay, on January 26, 2017, due to foundation erosion caused by the heavy rains that hit the region.

Monday, 31 October 2016 01:00

Bridge Collapse in Indonesia Leaves 8 Dead

On Sunday, October 16th, a small suspension bridge collapsed killing 8 and injuring several more in Indonesia.

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 06:35

Search Continues for Buried Miners

The search continues for the miners buried in a Mississippi gravel pit. On Friday, June 3rd, the pit collapsed, burying two workers. 

Scientists have recently revealed that the famous rock of Australia that became popular spot for selfies on social media may collapse at any time.

Monday, 15 June 2015 00:00

Landslide Destroyed Building In Provo

A house under construction in Provo is in state οf collapse, due to the landslide that occurred because of a garden hose, which belongs to the back yard of another house.

Tuesday, 07 October 2014 10:19

Mine collapse in Indonesia kills 18 people

A potentially illegal gold mine collapsed in Indonesia's West Kalimantan province, killing at least 18 people. Locals in the area cannot securely estimate how many people were trapped underground and reportedly up to 500 workers were on the site on Saturday, the day of the collapse. 

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