After New Rules, Fewer Man-Made Earthquakes Strike OklahomaThe rate of earthquakes in Oklahoma has dropped dramatically since late May, when the state limited wastewater injections into energy wells, an Associated Press statistical analysis shows.
4 Small Earthquakes Strike Near Oakland CemeteryFour small earthquakes struck Oakland near Mountain View Cemetery Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
2.8 Magnitude Quake Strikes PacificaA 2.8-magnitude earthquake struck in Pacifica Monday morning at 7:36 a.m.
Magnitude 7.0 Offshore Quake Rattles El SalvadorA magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled El Salvador's Pacific coast Thursday, but the country's civil defense agency said there were no immediate reports of damages or injuries.
Powerful Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Strikes JapanA powerful magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck the Pacific coast of Japan on Monday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake Hits ArgentinaA powerful earthquake shook San Juan in Argentina Sunday evening, the USGS said.
Oklahoma Earthquake Victims Sue Oil Companies For DamagesResidents of a town hit by Oklahoma's strongest earthquake have filed a class-action lawsuit against dozens of energy companies, accusing them of triggering destructive temblors.
New Zealand Plans Rescue Of Tourists Stranded By Earthquake New Zealand is planning to send in military helicopters and a navy ship to rescue about 1,000 tourists and hundreds of residents who remain stranded in the coastal town of Kaikoura.
Powerful Earthquake Strikes New Zealand, Killing 2The magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck just after midnight in a mostly rural area close to the city of Christchurch, but appeared to be more strongly felt in Wellington.
Magnitude 6.2 Quake Hits Argentina After Deadly 7.8 In New ZealandA moderate earthquake struck Argentina hours after a deadly quake hit New Zealand Sunday, the USGS reported.
Strong Earthquake Strikes Off Japan's East Coast; No CasualtiesA magnitude-6.2 earthquake struck off the east coast of Japan early Saturday, but no damage or casualties were reported.
5.0 Quake Near Oklahoma Oil Hub Causes Substantial DamageA magnitude 5.0 earthquake centered near one of the world's key oil hubs brought down building facades and shattered windows in a central Oklahoma city.