Magnitude-6.1 Quake Strikes Off Taiwan Coast, No Reports of Casualties TAIPEI - A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck off Taiwan's northeast coast Tuesday afternoon. There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties ... Taiwan sits on the Circum-Pacific Seismic Belt, with tremors and quakes occurring almost daily. 05/31/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Shallow magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits Papua New Guinea A shallow magnitude 6.1 earthquake ... but not much damage is expected. He says the quake was not considered large enough to generate a tsunami. Quakes of such magnitude are common in PNG, which sits on the so-called Pacific "Ring of Fire", a hotspot ... 05/7/2014 - 5:07 am | View Link
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 ... 06/24/2016 - 1:58 pm | View Website
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New Insight on the Nation’s Earthquake Hazards | Science ... While all states have some potential for earthquakes, 42 of the 50 states have a reasonable chance of experiencing damaging ground shaking from an earthquake in 50 ... 06/23/2016 - 8:51 am | View Website
U. K. Treasury chief George Osborne moved to reassure households, businesses and financial markets that the U. K. economy remains resilient, after Britons chose to exit the European Union in a referendum last week.
Britain’s vote to leave the European Union casts a shadow over the global economy. How deep a shadow depends on how the rest of the world responds, which will be driven by politics, not economics, Greg Ip writes.