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Death toll rises as recover efforts continue following 6.4 magnitude earthquake in Albania


Earthquake in Albania, photo: CNN/Youtube

At least 42 people have been killed and more than 750 injured after a powerful 6.4 earthquake struck roughly 20 miles (30 kilometers) west of Tirana, Albania, around 4 a.m. local time, on Tuesday according to Associated Press.

The United States Geological Survey stated the quake struck at a depth of approximately 6 miles (10 kilometers) below ground.

Additional tremors following Tuesday morn...

Australia fires: 'Catastrophic' alerts in South Australia and Victoria


Bushfires in Australia, photo: Youtube/prsc

Heat and winds are threatening to widen Australia's bushfire crisis, with three states warned to expect their worst conditions of the season so far, BBC reports.

Soaring temperatures in South Australia prompted "catastrophic" alerts - the highest danger rating - on Wednesday.

Parts of Victoria have been issued the same warning f...