Quake widely felt across Hawaii's Big Island, but no damage

HILO, Hawaii (AP) — A moderate earthquake has been felt across Hawaii's Big Island, but there are no immediate reports of damage. The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude 4.9 qu...

Magnitude-5.4 earthquake felt in southern France

PARIS (AP) — The French earthquake detection agency says a moderate tremor measuring 5.4 in magnitude has struck southern France in a remote area of the Drome department between Lyon and Marseille. ...

Iranian media say injuries jump to 520 in Friday quake

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state TV is saying the number of injured people from a magnitude 5.9 earthquake on Friday has jumped to 520 from more than 300. Saturday's report said the ...

Iran 5.9 magnitude earthquake kills at least 5, injures 120

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An emergency official says a magnitude 5.9 earthquake in northwestern Iran has killed at least five people and injured 120 others. Pirhossein Koulivand told state...

Emergency official says magnitude 5.9 earthquake in northwestern Iran kills at least 5 people, injures 120 others

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Emergency official says magnitude 5.9 earthquake in northwestern Iran kills at least 5 people, injures 120 others.

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake jolts region of northwestern Iran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state TV says a magnitude 5.9 earthquake has struck the northwest of the country. There are no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The report says t...

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake jolts region of northwestern Iran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state TV says a magnitude 5.9 earthquake has struck the northwest of the country. There are no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The report says t...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Nov. 5 The Los Angeles Times on the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement: ...

Magnitude 5 earthquake strikes southern Iran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck Iran's southern province of Hormozgan on Wednesday, according to the country's seismological center. The center's website said t...

Magnitude 5 earthquake strikes southern Iran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A magnitude 5 earthquake has struck southern Iran. The European-Mediterranean Seismological Center says the 5.5 magnitude quake struck at 11:10 a.m. on Wednesday ...

Earthquake shakes Chile's capital, causes buildings to sway

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A strong earthquake has caused buildings to sway in Chile's capital as thousands of people marched in the city's center to demand better social services and less economic inequa...

Review: 'Finding Chika' is bittersweet memoir about family

"Finding Chika: a little girl, an earthquake, and the making of a family" (Harper), by Mitch Albom The author of "Tuesdays with Morrie" has a new memoir in which he again shares less...

Top quotes from the Rugby World Cup

TOKYO (AP) — The best quotes from the Rugby World Cup in Japan: "We'd consider Ireland a very welcoming country, but Japan takes that to a different level." Ireland...

Earthquake of 4.7 magnitude shakes Bosnia

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnian seismologists say a 4.7 magnitude earthquake has shaken the Balkan country, damaging some buildings and rattling residents. The earthquake...

UK ends support for fracking due to earthquake fears

LONDON (AP) — The British government has announced that it will no longer allow fracking because of new scientific analysis that casts doubts on the safety of the controversial practice. ...