Powerful earthquake in Venezuela sends shock waves to Trinidad and Tobago

Buildings in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas were evacuated Tuesday after a powerful earthquake was recorded off the northeast coast of the country, sending shock waves as far west as Bogotá, Colombia, and as far east as Trinidad and Tobago. The U.S. Geological Survey said a 7.3-magnitude quake struck 12 miles northwest of Yaguaraparo, Venezuela. The U.S.G.S. recorded its depth to be 76 miles. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said at 6 p.m. there was no threat of a tsunami as a result of the earthquake, after a preliminary report that “hazardous tsunami waves are possible for coasts located within 300 km of the earthquake epicenter.”

Harlem Week Gets Visit From Janet Jackson

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Music icon Janet Jackson made an appearance at Harlem Week on Saturday to celebrate her new single “Made for Now.” “Who wouldn’t want to come out and see Janet Jackson perform, especially here at Harlem Week?” one woman told CBS2’s Reena Roy. Fans of the legendary singer didn’t let the rain stop them from seeing her in their neighborhood. “I’m a huge, huge fan of hers and I love her new song,” said another. “Now actually be able to see her up close and personal, it is Harlem, it’s pretty special.” “It’s not all the time that you have someone like Janet Jackson come to New York City, especially for free,” a man added. “I was actually star struck. She was very humble an

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