Magnitude 5.8 Earthquake Strikes Alaska

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake struck in Alaska, but no tsunami was expected.



Strong Earthquake Strikes South Of Tokyo

A strong earthquake has struck off an island chain south of Tokyo, but officials say there is no danger of a tsunami.


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Magnitude 2.6 Earthquake Hits Yountville

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.6 earthquake has struck the Yountville area Wednesday afternoon.


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7.0-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Mid-Atlantic Ridge

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake struck in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean Wednesday morning, but a tsunami is not expected.



6.3-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Off Tonga

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Pacific nation of Tonga, but no tsunami threat was expected.



Deep Earthquake Rocks Northern Chile; No Damage Reported

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.0 earthquake has struck in far northern Chile. There were no immediate reports of damage and no tsunami warning.


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4 Small Earthquakes Strike Near Hollister Within Minutes Sunday Morning

The U.S. Geological Survey says a sequence of four earthquakes rattled the Central Coast area of California Sunday morning.


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Hovering Homes? Bay Area Tech Company Files Patent To ‘Float’ Buildings During Earthquakes, Floods

A Bay Area company responsible for creating what could be the first functioning hoverboard thinks it now has a way to keep a building from moving during a major earthquake with the very same technology.


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Magnitude 3.0 Earthquake Hits Hollister Area

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake has struck the Hollister area Wednesday evening.



Quake Cluster Strikes Off Northwest Coast Near Oregon

A series of earthquakes ranging in magnitude up to 5.9 have struck off the coast of the Pacific Northwest, but haven’t been strong enough to generate tsunamis, scientists said.