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.
Minor Earthquake Shakes Northeast OhioAuthorities say a minor earthquake has hit in northeast Ohio.
PennDOT Inspecting Bridges After EarthquakePennDOT crews have been inspecting local bridges after tremors from an earthquake in Virginia were felt around the area Tuesday afternoon.
Quake Rattles PittsburghCaution tape surrounds the apartment building in Pittsburgh's Marshall-Shadeland neighborhood after bricks fell from a chimney during Tuesday afternoon's earthquake. The bricks smashed onto a picnic table a short distance from a 6-year-old boy.
Tremors From Virginia Quake Felt Around PittsburghA moderate earthquake hit Virginia Tuesday afternoon and the tremors were felt hundreds of miles away.