Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes off Solomon Islands The quake comes on the heels of a powerful magnitude 7.5 tremor that struck off the Pacific island nation over the weekend An earthquake measuring 6.1 magnitude struck off the Solomon Islands ... no immediate reports of casualties or damage. 04/13/2014 - 8:05 pm | View Link
Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes off Solomon Islands The quake comes on the heels of a powerful magnitude 7.5 tremor that struck off the Pacific island nation over the weekend An earthquake measuring 6.1 magnitude struck off the Solomon Islands ... no immediate reports of casualties or damage. 04/13/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Magnitude 6.1 earthquake shakes Wellington, New Zealand Happy Anniversary day to all in Wellington, New Zealand. No reports of injuries or damage in yet, hope everyone is well. UPDATE: Magnitude 6.3 is also reported, not 6.1 as initially lower North Island Quake centred 15km east of Eketahuna, struck shortly ... 01/19/2014 - 1:57 pm | View Link
Magnitude-6.1 earthquake strikes south-west Siberia to the south of the city of Abakan. "We are currently assessing the damage caused to buildings...we have not received any reports of damage or had any complaints from local residents." The ministry said the earthquake was felt in six Siberian regions. 10/1/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
International News | World News Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews 04/19/2014 - 3:46 pm | View Website
U.S. News | National News ABC News reports on United States politics, crime, education, legal stories, celebrities, weather, the economy and more 04/19/2014 - 8:50 am | View Website
2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake was an undersea megathrust earthquake that occurred at 00:58:53 UTC on Sunday, 26 December 2004, with an epicentre off the west coast ... 04/18/2014 - 10:13 pm | View Website
Geology News | Earth Science Current Events | Geology.com A daily updated list of earth science related news and events 04/18/2014 - 4:51 pm | View Website
2010 Chile earthquake This was the strongest earthquake affecting Chile since the magnitude 9.5 1960 Valdivia earthquake (the most energetic earthquake ever measured in the world), and it ... 04/18/2014 - 3:54 pm | View Website
A woman is facing charges of arson and felony criminal damage following a fire at a Tucson church.
Police say 35-year-old Glenda Jean Gomez was arrested this week on suspicion of starting a fire at Holy Family Catholic Church on April 17.
Gov. Lincoln Chafee is heading to Europe for economic development meetings in Italy and Ireland.
Chafee's spokeswoman said Thursday that Chafee will be accompanied by Commerce RI Executive Director Marcel Valois.
Postal workers and retirees have protested in suburban Detroit over the offering of services in Staples stores.
The Staples program allows customers to buy stamps, send packages and use Priority and certified mail.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed into law a bill outlawing female genital mutilation that's known as female circumcision.
Brewer signed Senate Bill 1342 on Thursday. The bill bars genital mutilation on girls under 18 and would make a first-time violation and conviction punishable by five to 14 years in prison and a minimum $25,000 fine.
Bill sponsor Republican Sen.
California's political watchdog agency issued fines totaling $40,000 to two brothers and their campaign committees Thursday for improperly transferring money between their campaigns as both ran for state Assembly in 2008, a case that the agency called one of the most significant it has pursued.
The California Fair Political Practices Commission unanimously accepted an administrative law judge's recommendation that Sen.
A Manhattan federal court judge has thrown out a $45 million dollar libel and defamation lawsuit by “Queen of Ice” Oksana Baiul. She had filed the big buck lawsuit against NBC and Disson Skating for allegedly promoting her appearance in two ice shows that she didn’t skate in.