Landslide, building damage from Philippine quake kills 4
DAVAO, Philippines (AP) — A landslide and building damage caused by a strong earthquake in the southern Philippines killed four people and injured dozens.
California earthquake alerts to become available statewide
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Earthquake early warning alerts will become publicly available throughout California for the first time this week, potentially giving people time to protect themselves from...
Strong quake leaves 1 dead, dozens injured in Philippines
DAVAO, Philippines (AP) — An earthquake hit the southern Philippines late Wednesday, killing a girl, and injuring more than two dozen people in collapsed houses, and sending thousands of panicked...
Officials study fire at California fuel site after quake
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Officials were trying to determine Wednesday if a 4.5 magnitude earthquake triggered an explosion at a fuel storage facility in the San Francisco Bay Area that started a fire...
Officials: California earthquake early warning alerts will become publicly available statewide starting Thursday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Officials: California earthquake early warning alerts will become publicly available statewide starting Thursday.
Scientists discover big storms can create ‘stormquakes’
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have discovered a mash-up of two feared disasters — hurricanes and earthquakes — and they're calling them "stormquakes."
Earthquake probed as possible cause of California fuel fire
CROCKETT, Calif. (AP) — Officials were trying to determine Wednesday if a 4.5 magnitude earthquake triggered an explosion at a fuel storage facility in the San Francisco Bay Area that started a...
The Latest: Authorities seek cause for California fuel fire
CROCKETT, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a fire at a Northern California fuel storage facility (all times local):
Officials are trying to determine if a 4.5 magnitude earthquake...
Minor earthquake hits Ohio; no injuries or damage reported
CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal geologists say a small earthquake hit Ohio in the middle of the night with no injuries or damage reported.
Tuesday morning's 2.6 magnitude quake struck about 1:25...
Magnitude 4.7 quake shakes part of central California
HOLLISTER, Calif. (AP) — A magnitude-4.7 earthquake struck a remote area of central California on Tuesday. But a seismologist said there was no connection to a slightly smaller quake hours earlier...
The Latest: Magnitude 4.7 quake shakes central California
HOLLISTER, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a central California earthquake (all times local):
Seismologists have slightly revised the magnitude of a central California earthquake...
4.5 earthquake shakes San Francisco Bay area
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Bay Area widely felt a magnitude 4.5 earthquake.
The Los Angeles Times reports moderate shaking was felt at 10:33 p.m. on Monday, with the epicenter...
3.0-magnitude earthquake shakes southeast Missouri
LILBOURN, Mo. (AP) — A small earthquake has been reported in southeastern Missouri.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred just before 8 a.m. Saturday and was...
Tokyo area shuts down as powerful typhoon lashes Japan
TOKYO (AP) — A heavy downpour and strong winds pounded Tokyo and surrounding areas on Saturday as a powerful typhoon forecast to be Japan's worst in six decades made landfall and passed over the...
Tsunami maps show low chance of reaching high ground
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington has released tsunami safety maps for Port Townsend, Ilwaco, Long Beach, Seaview and Westport.
The Northwest News Network reports the maps indicate how much...
Magnitude 3.6 earthquake jolts San Francisco Bay Area
COLMA, Calif. (AP) — A magnitude 3.6 earthquake jolted people in the San Francisco Bay Area Saturday morning but there were no immediate reports of damages or injuries.
Earthquake warning app to come to Washington state next year
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state officials have announced an earthquake warning phone application is expected to be available for download October 2020.
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Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes off Chilean coast
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A powerful magnitude 6.8 earthquake shook the coast of Chile on Sunday, swaying buildings in the capital of Santiago. The national emergency agency said there were no...
Powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake shakes Chilean coast; no immediate reports of damage
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake shakes Chilean coast; no immediate reports of damage.
Scientists probe Northwest lakes to learn about quakes
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Multiple teams of earthquake researchers are looking in what may seem like an unlikely place to figure out how strongly the Pacific Northwest shook during great quakes in the...
0Supreme Court building to close for two-year renovation
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The historic Oregon Supreme Court — the oldest government building on the Capitol Mall — is set to empty out in October for two years of renovations including earthquake...
Death toll from Indonesian earthquake climbs to 23
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The death toll from a strong inland earthquake in eastern Indonesia has climbed to 23 people, disaster officials said Friday.
Magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits southern Chile
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.1 earthquake has shaken southern Chile, though local disaster officials have not reported any damage or injuries.
5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes Istanbul, 8 slightly injured
ISTANBUL (AP) — A 5.8 magnitude earthquake in Istanbul slightly injured eight people Thursday and sent school children and residents into the streets of Turkey's commercial and cultural...
Earthquake shakes eastern Indonesia, kills at least 20
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong earthquake Thursday killed at least 20 people and damaged a bridge, a hospital and other buildings on one of Indonesia's less populated islands.
Aftershock injures dozens of quake survivors in Pakistan
MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (AP) — A 4.4 magnitude aftershock injured dozens of people in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. It comes two days after a powerful earthquake there killed 37 people and injured...
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Authorities begin earthquake relief efforts in Pakistan
MIRPUR, Pakistan (AP) — Authorities began distributing tents, food and water among thousands of earthquake victims in Pakistan-held Kashmir on Wednesday, as the death toll from a powerful 5.8...
Slow-moving TS Karen drops heavy rain over Puerto Rico, USVI
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Karen drenched the U.S. Virgin Islands on Tuesday as it bore down on an earthquake-shaken Puerto Rico still scarred by a hurricane two years...
Minor earthquake felt in northern Utah’s Box Elder County
TREMONTON, Utah (AP) — Authorities report a minor earthquake shook parts of Box Elder County in northern Utah on Tuesday.
County spokesman Mitch Zundel said there were many reports of people...
Strong earthquake jolts Pakistan, kills 22 and injures 700
MIRPUR, Pakistan (AP) — A powerful 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck northeast Pakistan on Tuesday, badly damaging scores of homes and shops and killing at least 22 people and injuring over 700,...
6.0 quake shakes Puerto Rico; no damage immediately reported
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck near Puerto Rico late Monday, rousing and scaring many from their sleep in the U.S. territory.
Post-quake fake news drives Albanians outdoors
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police say they have questioned two journalists on suspicion that they provoked panic by reporting that a large earthquake was likely, after an earlier quake...
Albania quake has 340 aftershocks, people afraid to go home
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Fear and safety hazards kept many residents of Albania's capital of Tirana and the port city of Durres out of their homes Sunday after an earthquake the day before injured...
2 earthquakes rattle Kansas, Oklahoma; no significant damage
CALDWELL, Kan. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says two earthquakes were recorded near the Kansas-Oklahoma border.
One earthquake with a 2.7 magnitude was recorded early Saturday 12 miles...
Quake with preliminary magnitude 5.8 quake strikes Albania
POGRADEC, Albania (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 struck the west of Albania on Saturday but caused only minor injuries, the country's government said.
Quake sends people rushing out of buildings in Philippines
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A moderately strong earthquake on Friday jolted areas of the northern Philippines including the capital, where office workers streamed out of buildings and train...
Small earthquake reported in western North Carolina
CHEROKEE, NC (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says there was a small earthquake in western North Carolina.
The agency said on its website Thursday that the 2.5-magnitude quake occurred...
Earthquake rattles area near Arkansas-Missouri border
GASSVILLE, Ark. (AP) — No damage or injuries have been reported after an early morning earthquake struck near the border of Missouri and Arkansas.
Earthquake, 2 aftershocks reported Sunday in Rooks County
PLAINVILLE, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Geological Survey reports an earthquake and two aftershocks were reported in Rooks County during the weekend.
Earthquake hits southwest China, killing 1, injuring 63
BEIJING (AP) — A moderate earthquake struck China's mountainous southwest on Sunday, killing at least one person and injuring 63.
The magnitude 5.4 quake struck Neijiang, a city in Sichuan...
2nd large earthquake in 1 week hits off Oregon coast
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — An underwater earthquake with an initial 5.9 magnitude has struck off the southern Oregon coast.
The U.S. Geological Survey said Thursday that no tsunami is expected...
Earthquake research facility struggles financially
WESTON, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts observatory that monitors earthquake activity in the region may be forced to cancel various programs due to a lack of funds.
Another small earthquake rattles Hutchinson
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Another small earthquake has rattled shelves and rattled nerves in the Kansas town of Hutchinson.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake occurred at 8:21 a.m....
Magnitude 5.0 earthquake hits Alaska, felt in capital city
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Earthquake Center reports that a magnitude 5.0 earthquake hit southern Alaska. It was felt by people in the state's capital. Juneau.
Magnitude 6.3 earthquake rumbles 150 miles off Oregon coast
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck Thursday off the Oregon coast but did not generate a tsunami or cause any damage or injuries, authorities said.
Magnitude 3.0 earthquake shakes parts of eastern Oklahoma
HOLDENVILLE, Okla. (AP) — No injuries were reported after an early-morning earthquake shook parts of eastern Oklahoma.
The US Geological Survey says the 3.0 magnitude earthquake was recorded...