The biggest earthquake to strike Northern California in 25 years sent scores of people to hospitals in Napa Valley. It also damaged wineries and historic buildings and knocked power out to many residents across the region. (Aug. 24)
No injuries or damage reported after 5.2 magnitude quake rattles Southern Arizona.
ACAPULCO, Mexico — A powerful, magnitude-7.5 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey said it was centered northwest of the Pacific resort city of Acapulco, where many Mexicans are vacationing for the Easter holiday.
The quake was felt strongly in t…
LOS ANGELES — A magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered south of Los Angeles shook residents throughout Southern California and sent bottles and cans tumbling off shelves in stores, produced a rock slide that closed a road and forced a brief shutdown of rides at Disneyland. There were no reports o…
SYDNEY — A powerful earthquake in the South Pacific generated a tsunami Wednesday that prompting warnings to several island nations.
Three earthquakes struck Sunday night in the northern Gulf of California, south of Puerto Peñasco.
MEXICO CITY — A strong 7.4-magnitude earthquake hit Mexico on Tuesday, shaking central and southern parts of the country, collapsing a pedestrian bridge and swaying buildings in Mexico City. Plaster fell from ceilings and windows broke in the center of the capital, but the president said the…
A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck early Tuesday morning in Baja,
Mexico, about 34 miles south of San Luis, Arizona, the U.S.
Geological Survey says.
PHOENIX — A small earthquake struck about 18 miles northwest of
Prescott on Tuesday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey says.
The science behind earthquakes, tsunamis and nuclear power
Tucsonans were shaken and rattled for about 30 seconds Sunday
afternoon when a 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck in Baja
California, Mexico, about 38 miles southeast of Mexicali, and
NEW YORK — Ryan Howard thought about the World Series, and his
ALBUQUERQUE — An independent safety oversight board is warning
that a major earthquake could cause a catastrophic fire triggering
a massive radiation leak at the main plutonium lab at Los Alamos