Offshore Quake Causes Tsunamis, Nuclear Worries In JapanCoastal residents in Japan were ordered to flee to higher ground on Tuesday after a strong earthquake.
Powerful Earthquake Strikes New Zealand, Killing 2 PeopleA powerful earthquake struck New Zealand's South Island early Monday, killing at least two people.
Italy Hit By Strongest Quake In 35 Years, No Deaths ReportedA powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 on Sunday rocked the same area of central and southern Italy hit by quake in August and a pair of aftershocks last week.
Strong Oklahoma Earthquake Felt From Nebraska To TexasA record-tying earthquake in the edge of Oklahoma's key energy-producing areas rattled the Midwest from Nebraska to North Texas on Saturday and likely will focus fresh new attention to the practice of disposing oil and gas field wastewater deep underground.
Strong Earthquake Rocks Central Italy, At Least 50 Reported DeadA magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck central Italy early Wednesday, levelling buildings in several towns as residents slept. The mayor of hard-hit Amatrice said people were trapped under debris and that "The town isn't here anymore."
State Investigating 2 Quakes Near Pennsylvania Fracking SiteThe state Department of Environmental Protection is investigating whether fracking contributed to two small earthquakes near a western Pennsylvania drilling operation.
Earthquake Kills 238, Injures More Than 1,500 In EcuadorRescuers pulled survivors from rubble Sunday after the strongest earthquake to hit Ecuador in decades flattened buildings and buckled highways along its Pacific coast.
Local Man Leading Expedition To Take Fire Trucks To Earthquake-Ravaged NepalFire trucks from several western Pennsylvania communities roll down Forbes Avenue with a long way still to go.
AG’s Office Warns About Scam Artists Trying To Take Advantage Of Those Donating To Nepal VictimsPittsburgh has a long history of generosity when it comes to helping out our fellow man in times of dire need all over the world.
Haiti Marks 5th Anniversary Of Deadly Quake, Local Hospital HonoredHaiti is marking the fifth anniversary of a devastating earthquake, and a Pittsburgh based hospital in that country is being honored.
Author Says Earthquakes Are PredictableThey are pretty rare in our area, but every few years the Pittsburgh area will feel an earthquake that will shake the ground enough to give us a scare.
Final 3 Haitian Orphans Brought To Pittsburgh After Earthquake AdoptedIt's been two years since the devastating earthquake that rocked Haiti. Hundreds of orphans there were left with nothing. Dozens of those children were brought here to Pittsburgh for a new life, and today, the last three adoptions were finalized.