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|| Civilian volunteers rise to the challenge of deadly Mexico earthquake|
Added: 23.09.2017 7:00 | 3 views | 0 comments
Citizens have stepped into the breach of slow or patchy official response but as hopes for more survivors fade, those made homeless fear for the future
Regina Villar is in charge of coordinating help for more than 100 badly traumatized victims of Mexico’s devastating earthquake, .
She is 17 years old, and is a student at a prestigious Catholic high school which this week opened its gymnasium as a temporary shelter for dozens of families who lost everything in the magnitude 7.1 quake.
A los rescatistas, brigadistas, voluntarios…
y a toda la gente chingona que ayuda:
|| Entire towns in Mexico flattened as scale of earthquake damage emerges|
Added: 23.09.2017 5:20 | 9 views | 0 comments
Thousands of left homeless in towns and communities outside Mexico City as official rescue and relief efforts struggle to cope with the widespread destruction
Hopes that rescuers will find more survivors trapped beneath collapsed buildings in central Mexico were fading on Thursday, as the scale of the devastation wreaked by the country’s deadliest earthquake for a generation started to become clear.
The death toll from rose to 282, including at least 137 in the capital, and was almost certainly set to rise as rescue workers continue to search the precarious ruins amid the threat of aftershocks, collapsing rubble and gas leaks.
|Rescuers Continue Desperate Search for Survivors of Mexican Earthquake|
Added: 23.09.2017 5:03 | 1 views | 0 comments
As the death toll rose to 286, authorities raced against the clock to find the last survivors beneath the rubble of Tuesday’s temblor.
|The Evil Within 2 Hands-On Preview - A Tale Of Redemption And Horror [Wccftech]|
Added: 23.09.2017 3:19 | 1 views | 0 comments
Wccftech takes a look at survival horror The Evil Within 2, due in early October. The preview left Wccftech intrigued as to where the story will go.
|Tempers fray as search for survivors winds down after Mexico quake; girl who captivated nation never existed|
Added: 23.09.2017 3:05 | 18 views | 0 comments
Tempers frayed in Mexico City on Friday (Sept 22) as the search for survivors amid twisted rubble of collapsed buildings began to wind down three days after the country's most deadly earthquake in a generation.
|Death Toll in Mexico Quake Rises to 293, Search for Survivors Continues|
Added: 23.09.2017 2:21 | 4 views | 0 comments
Mexico's coordinator of national civil defense said that half of the known dead, 155 people, died in Mexico City. Rescuers have saved 115 people so far.
|San Francisco unveils memorial to WWII "comfort women"|
Added: 22.09.2017 23:45 | 4 views | 0 comments
A survivor of sexual abuse by Japan's World War II-era army has attended the dedication of a San Francisco statue commemorating the plight of Asia's so-called "comfort women."
|www.theguardian.com: Mexico City teams rush to save woman trapped in rubble days after quake|
Added: 22.09.2017 22:50 | 12 views | 0 comments
Rescuers say they have identified signs of life from woman who lived on top floor of Tlalpan neighbourhood building that ‘collapsed like a sandwich’
Rescuers tunneled through the rubble of a collapsed apartment complex, trying to reach a woman believed to be still alive in the ruins 72 hours after an earthquake rocked Mexico City.
A loud cheer broke out on Friday afternoon at the site in the southern neighbourhood of Tlalpan, as rescuers said they had detected signs of life from the woman, who lived on the top floor of the four-storey building.
While the death toll from nears 290 – with more of half of them in the capital – rescuers have continued to pull survivors from the rubble.
|Families of missing in Mexico quake still hold out hope on day 4 of search|
Added: 22.09.2017 22:37 | 11 views | 0 comments
Hope mixed with fear Friday on a 60-foot stretch of a bike lane in downtown Mexico City, where families huddled under tarps and donated blankets awaiting word of their loved ones trapped in a four-story-high pile of rubble behind them.
On Day 4 of the search for survivors after a 7.1-magnitude...
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