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January 5, 2019 8:10 PM Officials: No tsunami expected from earthquake near Alaska

ADAK, Alaska – Officials say a large earthquake has struck in a remote area of the Aleutian Islands near Alaska, but a tsunami is not expected. The U.S. Tsunami Warning System says the 6.0-magnitude quake struck just before 10 a.m. Saturday about 90 miles (145 kilometers) southwest of the town of Adak on Adak Island. Several hundred people live in the town. Large 121

December 1, 2018 4:47 AM Alaska surveys damage from major earthquakes

This aerial photo shows damage on Vine Road, south of Wasilla, Alaska, after earthquakes Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. Back-to-back earthquakes measuring 7.0 and 5.7 shattered highways and rocked buildings Friday in Anchorage and the surrounding area, sending people running into the streets and briefly triggering a tsunami warning for islands and coastal areas 99

October 28, 2018 2:51 PM Raul Ruidiaz hits brace against San Jose Earthquakes, Seattle Sounders get first-round bye

Raul Ruidiaz scored two late goals, including the winner in second-half stoppage time, as the Seattle Sounders rallied for a 2-1 victory against the visiting San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday afternoon to earn a first-round bye in the MLS playoffs. The Sounders, who entered the regular-season finale in fourth place in the Western Conference, won for the 14th time in their 96

October 25, 2018 11:53 PM A 6.8-Magnitude Earthquake Just Rattled the Greek Tourist Island of Zakynthos

THESSALONIKI, Greece — A strong earthquake has shaken the Greek tourist island of Zakynthos in the Ionian Sea. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 6.8 magnitude quake was 35.9 kilometers (22.3 miles) southwest of Lithakia in the southern part of Zakynthos. It had a depth of 16 kilometers and struck at 22:55 GMT on Thursday. Greece lies in one of the world’s 74

September 29, 2018 2:58 PM Chris Wondolowski pulls within two of Donovan's goals record

Chris Wondolowski scored a penalty to pull within two of Landon Donovan's MLS goals record but the San Jose Earthquakes let a two-goal lead slip and fell to the Houston Dynamo on Saturday. Wondolowski struck first in the 37th minute from the spot after the Dynamo's Alejandro Fuenmayor was whistled for taking down Tommy Thompson on a foul in the penalty 71

September 29, 2018 2:54 PM Earthquakes and tsunamis in Indonesia

JAKARTA (Reuters) - At least 384 people have been killed by a powerful earthquake and tsunami that hit the Indonesian city of Palu on Friday, officials said, with the death toll expected to rise. With communications knocked out, relief officials have not been able to get any information from Donggala regency, an area north of Palu that is closer to the epicenter 118

September 29, 2018 5:05 AM Quake, tsunami kills at least 48 on Indonesia's Sulawesi island

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Many bodies were found on Saturday along the shoreline of the Indonesian city of Palu on Sulawesi island which was hit by a major earthquake and tsunami, as the death toll rose to 48 people, authorities said. Strong aftershocks continued to rock the coastal city on Saturday morning after waves up to three meters (9.8 feet) high swept 90

September 28, 2018 11:54 AM Powerful quakes rock Sulawesi in Indonesia, destroying homes

A patient is evacuated from a hospital following a strong earthquake in Poso, central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. Powerful earthquakes jolted the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, damaging houses and briefly triggered a tsunami warning. (AP Photo/Yoanes Litha) Patients are evacuated from a hospital following a strong earthquake 64

September 28, 2018 10:19 AM Huge quake strikes off Indonesia: USGS

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A huge 7.7 magnitude quake struck off the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. An earlier quake destroyed some houses, killing one person and injuring at least 10, authorities said. A series of earthquakes in July and August killed nearly 500 people on the holiday island of Lombok, hundreds of kilometers 72

August 12, 2018 9:54 PM The Latest: Alaska's North Slope region hit by another quake

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.1 earthquake hit at 1:15 p.m. Sunday near the city of Kaktovik on Alaska's North Slope. The earthquake came several hours after the North Slope was struck by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, according to the state's seismologist. At 6:58 a.m. Sunday, the magnitude 6,.4 earthquake 78