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Major earthquake hits off coast of El Salvadorupdated: Mon Aug 27 2012 04:38:00

A powerful magnitude 7.4 earthquake struck off the coast of El Salvador late Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported

Indonesia earthquake leaves 6 dead, officials say updated: Mon Aug 20 2012 06:05:00

Food and water were being dropped by helicopters on Monday to residents in rural Indonesia cut off after a 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck, triggering landslides, according to the National Disaster Management Agency.

Iran searches for quake victimsupdated: Sun Aug 12 2012 11:04:00

Iran officials are searching for victims of a pair of quakes that killed hundreds Saturday.

Rescue operations end after Iran quakes kill 250updated: Sun Aug 12 2012 11:04:00

Rescue operations have ended in Iran after two strong earthquakes that killed at least 250 people, the semi-official Fars news agency reported Sunday.

Dozens killed, hundreds injured in Iranupdated: Sat Aug 11 2012 16:27:00

At least 87 people were killed and another 400 were injured in two strong earthquakes that jolted northwestern Iran.

180 killed, 1,300 injured as strong quakes jolt northwestern Iranupdated: Sat Aug 11 2012 16:27:00

At least 180 people were killed and 1,300 others injured in two strong earthquakes that jolted northwestern Iran Saturday near the city of Tabriz, state-run news agencies said.

6.0 quake strikes near Guatemala-Mexico borderupdated: Sun Jul 29 2012 09:38:00

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Guatemala near the country's border with Mexico Sunday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Strong earthquake strikes south of Panamaupdated: Sun Jun 03 2012 21:54:00

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern coast of Panama on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Multiple earthquakes hit northern Italyupdated: Wed May 30 2012 13:15:00

Multiple earthquakes struck northern Italy on Tuesday near the epicenter of last week's deadly quake.

Death toll from Italy earthquake risesupdated: Wed May 30 2012 13:15:00

The death toll from a 5.8-magnitude earthquake in northern Italy rose to 17 after the discovery of another body, officials said Wednesday, as questions were asked about why factory buildings collapsed.

Second quake leaves Italians in shockupdated: Tue May 29 2012 11:37:00

Journalist Barbie Nadeau updates the human toll taken by the second major earthquake to strike Italy in nine days.

Deadly earthquake hits northern Italyupdated: Tue May 29 2012 11:37:00

At least 15 people were killed and some 200 injured in a 5.8-magnitude earthquake in northern Italy on Tuesday, Italian news agency ANSA reported.

At least 7 dead after quake rocks Italyupdated: Sun May 20 2012 14:08:00

Journalist Barbie Nadeau reports from northern Italy, where a 6.0 quake hit Sunday

Strong earthquake strikes Chile; no serious damage reportedupdated: Tue Apr 17 2012 09:47:00

A strong earthquake struck coastal Chile near the port city of Valparaiso late Monday, causing mudslides and some minor damage, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Strong quake strikes Chileupdated: Tue Apr 17 2012 09:47:00

A strong earthquake strikes Chile, causing minor damage. CNN's Jose Manuel reports.

Sumatra quake reveals new seismic information updated: Fri Apr 13 2012 23:59:00

The undersea earthquake off the Indonesian island of Sumatra on Wednesday was the largest earthquake of its type ever recorded and has increased the risk of more powerful quakes in the region, a leading expert has said.

Preparing search and rescue post-quakeupdated: Thu Apr 12 2012 04:59:00

Phillip Charlesworth of IFRC Indonesia Country Office discusses search and rescue efforts following the massive quake.

7.0-magnitude quake strikes western Mexicoupdated: Wed Apr 11 2012 19:42:00

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.0 struck near Mexico's western coast on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Tsunami watch lifted after two big earthquakesupdated: Wed Apr 11 2012 15:05:00

A massive earthquake struck off the coast of the Indonesian island of Sumatra on Wednesday afternoon, triggering a tsunami watch for the Indian Ocean, which was later canceled.

6.3 earthquake hits southern Mexicoupdated: Mon Apr 02 2012 22:18:00

A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 struck southern Mexico on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Mysterious noises baffle townupdated: Fri Mar 23 2012 15:33:00

Officials in Clintonville, Wisconsin, received calls from residents hearing loud explosion sounds. WLUK reports.

Authorities solve the mystery of town's odd noises, shakingupdated: Fri Mar 23 2012 15:33:00

The mystery behind four days of unexplained shaking and odd sounds rattling Clintonville, Wisconsin, has been solved.

Officials survey damage after strong quake jolts Mexicoupdated: Wed Mar 21 2012 18:16:00

Mexican officials were assessing damage Wednesday, a day after a strong earthquake left homes in ruins and rattled residents hundreds of miles away from the epicenter.

Bridge falls on minibus in Mexico quakeupdated: Wed Mar 21 2012 18:16:00

CNN's Brian Todd reports on earthquake damage captured on video in Mexico.

6.8 magnitude quake off Japan coastupdated: Wed Mar 14 2012 07:11:00

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake shook northeastern Japan on Wednesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Strong earthquake hits Japan updated: Wed Mar 14 2012 07:11:00

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake shook northeastern Japan on Wednesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Rebuilding Christchurch after the quakeupdated: Tue Feb 21 2012 23:43:00

The mayor of Christchurch, New Zealand, discusses the city's future and what it would take to attract foreign investors.

Christchurch marks quake anniversaryupdated: Tue Feb 21 2012 23:43:00

For the residents of Christchurch, New Zealand, time stopped at 12.51pm on February 22, 2011, when a massive earthquake ripped through the city, destroying homes, lives and businesses.

Magnitude 5.8 earthquake strikes Costa Ricaupdated: Mon Feb 13 2012 07:05:00

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck Costa Rica on Monday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Military mobilizes as death toll climbs in the Philippinesupdated: Tue Feb 07 2012 06:08:00

The death toll climbed to 48 on Tuesday from a strong earthquake that rocked the Visayas region of the Philippines, state media reported.

Aftershocks rattle Philippines; quake death toll climbs to 15updated: Mon Feb 06 2012 18:15:00

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Monday off the third-largest island in the Philippines has killed at least 15 people, the government said.

More than 100 injured after earthquake hits coastal Peruupdated: Mon Jan 30 2012 07:55:00

More than 100 people were injured when a strong earthquake shook coastal Peru early Monday, civil defense officials said.

Tokyo sees high quake probability, scientists warnupdated: Fri Jan 27 2012 10:24:00

Tokyo faces the possibility of being hit by a massive earthquake within the next four years, according to Japanese researchers.

Debris threatens coastlinesupdated: Fri Jan 27 2012 10:24:00

Debris from an earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan is making its way across the Pacific Ocean.

Earthquake strikes Chileupdated: Mon Jan 23 2012 13:52:00

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries after a 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck central Chile Monday afternoon, authorities there said.

CNNMoney: Is drilling causing Ohio earthquakes?updated: Tue Jan 17 2012 11:13:00

In what may be the nation's next boomtown, the ground is, literally, booming.

Strong earthquake hits off Antarctica's coastupdated: Mon Jan 16 2012 06:05:00

A strong 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck Sunday off the coast of Antarctica, prompting a warning that there was a "small possibility" it could trigger a tsunami.

Donating to charity by text message: Lessons from Haiti updated: Thu Jan 12 2012 17:18:00

Two years ago, a major earthquake struck near the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince. Up to 3 million people were killed, injured or displaced. In the wake of this disaster, aid flowed in via many channels -- including, notably, individual donations sent via text message.

Tsunami warning after Sumatra quakeupdated: Wed Jan 11 2012 07:19:00

CNN's Jennifer Delgado details the location of the Sumatra earthquake.

Magnitude 6.8 quake hits Japanupdated: Mon Jan 02 2012 05:39:00

A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 struck off the coast of Japan on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Official: 4 Ohio fluid-injection wells cannot open in wake of quake updated: Sun Jan 01 2012 19:37:00

State leaders have ordered that four fluid-injection wells in eastern Ohio will be "indefinitely" prohibited from opening in the aftermath of heightened seismic activity in the area, an official said.

Eastern Ohio rattled by 4.0-magnitude earthquakeupdated: Sat Dec 31 2011 22:51:00

A 4.0-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Ohio on Saturday, one week after a similar but smaller tremor rattled the region, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Earthquake rattles eastern Ohioupdated: Sat Dec 31 2011 22:51:00

A 4.0-magnitude earthquake in Ohio raised concerns about possible increased seismic activity due to fracking.

String of quakes rattles New Zealand city of Christchurchupdated: Fri Dec 23 2011 04:25:00

A series of earthquakes struck New Zealand near the city of Christchurch on Friday, causing damage and disruption in an area still recovering from a powerful quake in February.

Quake rattles Papua New Guineaupdated: Wed Dec 14 2011 02:27:00

Some parts of Papua New Guinea were without power Wednesday after a major earthquake rocked the area.

Death toll jumps from Turkey quakeupdated: Sun Nov 13 2011 09:56:00

The death toll from Wednesday's 5.6-magnitude earthquake in eastern Turkey has risen to 40, the government said Sunday.

Two quakes devastate eastern Turkeyupdated: Sun Nov 13 2011 09:56:00

CNN's Ivan Watson reports from a town in eastern Turkey devastated by back-to-back earthquakes.

Turkey earthquake death toll rises; two journalists among those killedupdated: Sat Nov 12 2011 12:06:00

Emergency officials said Saturday that 38 people have died and 26 have been rescued as a result of Wednesday's 5.6 magnitude earthquake in eastern Turkey.

Help for earthquake victims in Turkeyupdated: Thu Nov 10 2011 11:42:00

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake rocked eastern Turkey Wednesday night less than three weeks after a deadly 7.2 quake struck the same area in October.

At least 5 dead in quake in eastern Turkeyupdated: Wed Nov 09 2011 20:58:00

At least five people died and more than 100 others were buried under rubble from a magnitude-5.7 earthquake that struck eastern Turkey Wednesday night, officials said.

Oklahoma's largest quake in decades buckles highway; rattles residentsupdated: Mon Nov 07 2011 10:58:00

Central Oklahoma continued to experience dozens of aftershocks Sunday, nearly 24 hours since the state's strongest earthquake since 1952 was felt throughout the region.

Anchor reacts to earthquake on airupdated: Mon Nov 07 2011 10:58:00

Oklahoma continued to experience aftershocks Sunday, nearly 24 hours after the state's strongest earthquake since 1952.

Earthquake rattles northwest Chinaupdated: Mon Oct 31 2011 21:10:00

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake rattled northwestern China on Tuesday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Quake victim rescued after 100+ hoursupdated: Fri Oct 28 2011 04:01:00

An 18-year-old quake victim in Turkey is rescued after being trapped for more than 100 hours.

Turkish rescuers pull 2 more from quake rubble updated: Thu Oct 27 2011 04:35:00

Nearly three days after a massive earthquake shook eastern Turkey, rescuers pulled two more survivors from collapsed buildings Wednesday.

Second Turkish quake victim rescuedupdated: Thu Oct 27 2011 04:35:00

Rescuers in Turkey save a second person trapped in rubble after an earthquake.

279 reported dead in Turkey earthquake; 1,300 more hurtupdated: Tue Oct 25 2011 05:36:00

Using shovels, heavy machinery and their bare hands, rescue workers scrambled through piles of rubble to find survivors Monday after a deadly 7.2-magnitude earthquake devastated parts of eastern Turkey.

Witness 'thought quake was a bomb'updated: Mon Oct 24 2011 09:58:00

Witnesses to Turkey's most powerful earthquake in more than a decade described the devastation Monday as rescue teams picked through the rubble desperately searching for survivors.

Death toll rising in Turkeyupdated: Mon Oct 24 2011 09:58:00

Rescue workers search through the rubble to find survivors of a devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake.

Video rolls as quake hits Baliupdated: Thu Oct 13 2011 08:40:00

YouTube video from inside an apartment in Bali, Indonesia, shows a girl running across a room as an earthquake hits.

Earthquake rattles Indonesia; dozens injuredupdated: Thu Oct 13 2011 08:40:00

An earthquake struck off the Indonesian island of Bali early Thursday, rattling buildings and sending dozens to hospitals with minor injuries.

Trial delayed of scientists accused over L'Aquila quakeupdated: Sat Oct 01 2011 11:24:00

The trial for seven people accused of manslaughter in connection to an earthquake that killed more than 300 people in the Italian city of L'Aquila was pushed back Saturday to mid-October.

Deadly quake rocks India, Nepalupdated: Tue Sep 20 2011 09:34:00

A magnitude 6.9 struck the northern Indian state of Sikkim, killing more than 20 people. CNN's Sara Sidner reports.

Earthquakes rattle Guatemala, kill at least 1updated: Mon Sep 19 2011 20:32:00

Four earthquakes struck southern Guatemala within hours of each other on Monday, killing at least one person and rattling residents in the capital city, officials said.

Magnitude-6.9 quake kills 21 in India and Nepalupdated: Mon Sep 19 2011 08:05:00

The death toll from a magnitude 6.9 earthquake -- and its aftershocks -- along the border of India and Nepal climbed to 21 Monday, officials said.

Strong quake strikes near Alaskaupdated: Fri Sep 02 2011 08:56:00

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.1 struck Friday off the coast of Alaska.

7.0-magnitude earthquake strikes northern Peruupdated: Wed Aug 24 2011 16:53:00

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck northern Peru on Wednesday, authorities said.

East Coast quake rattles millionsupdated: Wed Aug 24 2011 09:25:00

A 5.8-magnitude quake rattled nerves all along the East Coast Tuesday. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

Why quake rang like a bellupdated: Wed Aug 24 2011 09:25:00

Earthquakes of the intensity felt Tuesday along a vast corridor of the East Coast don't come along too often in this region, geophysicist Rowena Lohman says. They are so rare "that it is very difficult for earth scientists to identify specific faults (in the area) that are 'active,' " she says, "where over time we would expect significant earthquakes to occur."

CNNMoney: East Coast quake causes major cell service disruptionsupdated: Tue Aug 23 2011 17:34:00

Cell service along the East Coast was spotty following a Virginia-based earthquake that was felt as far away as New England.

Earthquake strikes off Mexican coastupdated: Tue Jul 26 2011 15:00:00

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.9 struck Tuesday in the Gulf of California, off the coast of the Baja California Peninsula in northwestern Mexico, officials said.

Strong earthquake strikes off Chilean coastupdated: Fri Jul 15 2011 21:05:00

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck offshore some 58 miles south-southwest of Valparaiso, Chile, on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Major earthquake strikes off the northern coast of Japanupdated: Sun Jul 10 2011 03:55:00

A major earthquake struck off Japan's northeastern coast Sunday, prompting tsunami advisories that were later canceled, the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) said.

Earthquake rocks parts of Alaskaupdated: Fri Jun 24 2011 05:41:00

A magnitude 7.4 earthquake rocks the Pacific Ocean south of Alaska.

Earthquakes rock Christchurch, New Zealandupdated: Tue Jun 14 2011 02:04:00

A pair of earthquakes with magnitudes of at least 5.0 struck within 90 minutes of each other near Christchurch, New Zealand, on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported, reviving vivid memories of a deadly quake that killed more than 180 people in February.

Aftershocks rattle New Zealand nervesupdated: Tue Jun 14 2011 02:04:00

A series of quakes near Canterbury, New Zealand, leave people shaken and scared. TVNZ's Tom McRae reports.

Dual quakes rock Christchurch, New Zealandupdated: Mon Jun 13 2011 01:39:00

A pair of earthquakes struck within 90 minutes of each other near Christchurch, New Zealand, on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported, reviving vivid memories of a deadly quake that killed more than 180 people in February.

Quake moved Japan coast 8 feet, shifted Earth's axisupdated: Wed Apr 20 2011 10:16:00

The powerful earthquake that unleashed a devastating tsunami Friday appears to have moved the main island of Japan by 8 feet (2.4 meters) and shifted the Earth on its axis.

Survivor describes quake, roof collapseupdated: Wed Apr 20 2011 10:16:00

iReporter Aaron Lace describes seeing a roof collapse in Tokyo, Japan, as an 8.9-magnitude earthquake struck.

Stress levels rise in rattled Japanupdated: Wed Apr 13 2011 11:29:00

The words "Ganbaro Nippon" -- "Be strong, Japan" -- shine down on the nation's capital nightly from the soaring steel of the landmark Tokyo Tower.

Strong aftershock rocks Japanupdated: Mon Apr 11 2011 23:01:00

Another quake hits near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan.

Japan marks 1 month since deadly quake, tsunamiupdated: Mon Apr 11 2011 12:40:00

With the ringing of bells and bowing of heads Monday afternoon, Japan marked the passage of a month since the deadliest earthquake and tsunami in its modern history.

Japan: One month since quakeupdated: Mon Apr 11 2011 12:40:00

Somber ceremonies mark one month since earthquake and tsunami killed as many as 25,000 people.

Japan launches new search for quake victimsupdated: Sun Apr 10 2011 12:47:00

About 22,000 Japanese troops launched an extensive search for victims of last month's earthquake and tsunami along the country's northeastern coast Sunday as the death toll from the nearly month-old disasters passed the 13,000 mark.

Witness: Aftershocks are 'gut-wrenching'updated: Sun Apr 10 2011 12:47:00

CNN talks to a man who was awakened by the latest 7.4-magnitude earthquake to strike Japan.

Thousands await electricity after major aftershock in Japanupdated: Sat Apr 09 2011 09:37:00

The return of electricity spread slowly Saturday across northern Japan, where hundreds were injured and tens of thousands remained without power after one of the strongest aftershocks following last month's devastating earthquake struck the region.

Fresh Japanese quake rattles nervesupdated: Sat Apr 09 2011 09:37:00

CNN's Paula Hancocks explains even for a country used to aftershocks, the latest 7.4 quake did rattle nerves in Japan.

Japan's biggest quake since March 11updated: Fri Apr 08 2011 00:44:00

Video from Japanese broadcaster NHK shows the moment the biggest quake since March 11 struck Japan. (No Audio)

Earthquake hits Myanmar near China and Thailand bordersupdated: Thu Mar 24 2011 22:47:00

A powerful earthquake hit Myanmar Thursday near its borders with China, Thailand and Laos, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Strong quake strikes Myanmarupdated: Thu Mar 24 2011 22:47:00

The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.0 struck Myanmar.

Why can't we predict the next big quake?updated: Mon Mar 21 2011 14:35:00

Why can't seismologists predict earthquakes? It's a question and a frustration that understandably springs to mind in the aftermath of a tragedy like the one that continues to unfold in Japan.

Lab records underwater sounds of Japanese earthquakeupdated: Fri Mar 18 2011 06:33:00

The Laboratory of Applied Bioacoustics, a unit of Spain's Polytechnic University of Catalonia, recorded the sound of the earthquake that hit Japan last week, as it sounded under water.

Earthquake 'prophet of doom'updated: Tue Mar 15 2011 19:03:00

An Oregon state official warns residents of the dangers of living on a major fault line. CNN's Patrick Oppmann reports.

'Prophet of doom' calls for better U.S. quake preparationupdated: Tue Mar 15 2011 19:03:00

Earthquake scientist James Roddey is known up and down the Oregon coast as the "prophet of doom" -- a nickname that seems even more ominous after the disaster in Japan. As an earth science officer for the state, Roddey educates communities on how to prepare and survive the earthquake and tsunami that he predicts is virtually inevitable.

Media: World must learn lessons from Japan disasterupdated: Mon Mar 14 2011 10:14:00

Newspapers across the world have been reacting to the latest developments in Japan after that country's devastating earthquake and tsunami. Here are a selection from Monday's editions:

Concern about food, fuel in wake of Japan disastersupdated: Sat Mar 12 2011 22:32:00

Long lines at grocery stores and gas stations along with continued aftershocks and power outages greeted many in Japan on Sunday morning, nearly two days after the devastating earthquake and tsunami that left hundreds dead and missing.

Residents watched as water rushed inupdated: Sat Mar 12 2011 22:32:00

Residents of Kamaishi, Japan, watched from high ground as the tsunami swept through their city. NHK reports

Quakes not increasing, but human risk isupdated: Sat Mar 12 2011 16:09:00

The 21st century is still young, and it has already suffered a spate of catastrophic earthquakes across the world -- from Haiti to Chile and New Zealand. The misery continued Friday with an earthquake off Japan so big its seismic waves made the cliffs along the Hudson River wobble by almost an inch.

Japan wakes up to devastationupdated: Sat Mar 12 2011 16:09:00

As morning comes the devastation from Friday's earthquake and tsunami becomes more and more clear in Japan.

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