Death Toll Rises After Japan Earthquakes As Aftershocks Continue
An intensive rescue operation is underway after back-to-back earthquakes on Japan's Kyushu Island killed dozens and injured thousands.By Melissa Prax | April 16, 2016
Multiple earthquakes have killed dozens and injured thousands more on Japan's Kyushu Island.
The quakes started late Thursday night local time, when a magnitude-6.2 earthquake struck the island, killing at at least nine people.
Another more powerful earthquake hit Saturday morning local time. The U.S. Geological survey put that quake at a 7.0 magnitude.