Mexico commemorates victims of deadly quakes

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico is commemorating victims of the Sept. 19, 1985, earthquake that left at least 9,500 dead, starting with a solemn ceremony in Mexico City's central plaza. Pr...

Feds approve importation of pot drug for tremor study

SAN DIEGO (AP) — In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have lo...

Magnitude 4.3 earthquake rattles central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A magnitude 4.3 earthquake rattled central Taiwan's Nantou County at 4:08 a.m. this morning, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).  The epicenter of t...

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts eastern Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A magnitude 4.4 earthquake rattled eastern Taiwan's Hualien County today at 12:43 p.m., according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).  The epicenter of the te...

Magnitude-4.2 quake hits Taiwan east coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A magnitude-4.2 earthquake struck eastern Taiwan’s Hualien County Saturday afternoon, but no damages or casualties were immediately reported. The epicenter was lo...

Magnitude 4.3 earthquake rattles eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A magnitude 4.3 earthquake rattled eastern Taiwan's Hualien County this afternoon at 1:59 p.m., according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The epicenter of the ...

Magnitude 4.1 earthquake jolts SE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A magnitude 4.1 earthquake rattled southeastern Taiwan's Taitung County early this morning at 4:30 a.m., according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The epi...

Magnitude 3.7 earthquake rattles NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A magnitude 3.7 earthquake rattled northeastern Taiwan's Yilan County today at 12:23 p.m., according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The epicenter of the ...

The Latest: 6.9 magnitude earthquake on Indonesian island kills 2

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on earthquakes that have struck Indonesia's Lombok island (all times local): 8 a.m. A strong earthquake Sunday on the Indonesian island of Lombok h...

5.0 magnitude quake with aftershocks rattles central Taiwan's Nantou County

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A second earthquake of increased strength hit Central Taiwan’s Nantou County this morning following at 8:15 a.m. The earthquake measured 5.0 magnitude. The quake ...

Magnitude-4.8 quake rocks Central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A magnitude-4.8 earthquake struck Central Taiwan’s Nantou County Friday evening, but no damages or casualties were immediately reported. The same region included ...

Northern Albania hit by 5.1 magnitude earthquake

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The U.S. Geological survey reports that an earthquake of magnitude 5.1 has struck northern Albania. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. ...

4 days after Indonesia quake, injured struggling for help

KAYANGAN, Indonesia (AP) — Falling rubble instantly paralyzed Mary Andoni from the waist down when Indonesia was shaken by one of its deadliest earthquakes in years. But there was nobody in her destro...

In quake-hit Indonesia, a challenge to recover the dead

TANJUNG, Indonesia (AP) — The rescue team had done everything it could to locate the body of man, who had been killed instantly when a massive earthquake collapsed his home Sunday night on the Indones...

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake shakes central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A magnitude 4.7 earthquake struck central Taiwan's Nantou County at 9:38 p.m. yesterday evening (Aug. 2), according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The epicenter of...