Magnitude 6.5 earthquake hits off Puerto Rico: USGS
A strong earthquake struck off the south of Puerto Rico early Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said, the latest in a series of tremors that have shaken the island since December 28.
5.8 magnitude earthquake hits Iran
A 5.8-magnitude earthquake with a depth of 8 kilometers jolted northeastern Iran on Thursday, according to state television reports. The earthquake jolted the town of Sangan near the border with Afghanistan. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damages.
Strong quake hits southern Philippines, damage reported
A strong earthquake hit the southern Philippine island of Mindanao on Sunday, geologists said, causing damage and injuries in an area still recovering from a string of deadly quakes in October.
4.5 magnitude earthquake hits Tuscany, no victims
A 4.5 magnitude earthquake hit the central Italian region of Mugello on Monday, sending panicked residents into the streets but causing minimal damage to buildings.
Albania earthquake death toll hits 40: defence ministry
The death toll from the most powerful earthquake to strike Albania in decades rose to 40 on Thursday, after 10 more bodies were pulled from the rubble overnight, the defence ministry said.
Albania mourns as earthquake search for survivors continues
Albania was in national mourning Wednesday as emergency workers continued to pull bodies from the ruins of buildings gutted by a violent earthquake, with nearly 30 found dead and hundreds injured.
Strong French earthquake injures four
An unusually strong earthquake hit southeastern France on Monday, injuring four people, one of them seriously, authorities said.
Five killed, 120 injured in Iran earthquake
A night-time earthquake in northwestern Iran on Friday killed five people and injured 120, according to early reports on state television.