Earthquake shakes northern Thailand, Laos

BANGKOK (AP) — A strong earthquake has shaken a border area between northern Thailand and Laos. The U.S. Geological Survey said the 6.1 magnitude quake Thursday morning was about 10 ...

5.4, 6.3 earthquakes rattle southern Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A 5.4-magnitude earthquake has rattled the southern Pacific coast of Mexico before dawn, just hours after a 6.3 quake. The U.S. Geological Survey said the two quak...

Magnitude 5.8 quake shakes central Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A strong earthquake has rattled central Argentina, though authorities say there are no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The U.S. Geological Sur...

Magnitude 4.1 earthquake jars NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 4.1 earthquake shook northeastern Taiwan's Yilan County at 2:56 a.m. on Monday morning (Nov. 18), according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The epi...

Strong quake hits Indonesia sea; local tsunami risk reported

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong earthquake hit off the Indonesian coast in the Molucca Sea early Friday, creating the risk of tsunami in nearby areas. The U.S. Geological Survey r...

Mexico commission blames authorities in 2017 school collapse

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s National Human Rights Commission says authorities apparently acted with corruption or negligence in allowing the operation of an elementary school that collapsed in Mexico ...

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...

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...

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...