Add to MyYahoo RSS

Earthquake News

News on Earthquake continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

Earthquake leaves Napa wine industry quietly tallying the damage

Cellar worker Adam Craig, 36, of Napa works to clear the rubble at the Kieu Hoang Winery, one of several in the area that were damaged by the earthquake.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Napa, CA, Natural Disasters, Loomis, CA, Sonoma County, CA

4 hrs ago | CBC News

Earthquake hazard linked with deep well injection in Alberta

Alberta officials say deep well injections have been shown to create more of an earthquake hazard then hydraulic fracturing.

1 comment

Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, Canada,

8 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

Minor earthquake hits Gilroy

The magnitude-3.5 quake struck around 9:10 a.m. Monday about six miles southeast of Gilroy.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters

12 hrs ago |

Watch incredible moment powerful EARTHQUAKE rips through restaurant in California

The stunning surveillance camera footage, which cuts out just moments into the wreckage taking place, was posted by the restaurant's executive chef Rodney Worth This breath-taking CCTV footage shows the moment an earthquake tore through a restaurant, sending stools and units toppling over and light fittings swinging.

1 comment

Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drink, Wine

15 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

3.1 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded Near Perry

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, this earthquake was recorded at 6:46 a.m. Its epicenter was located nine miles southwest of Perry, and 19 miles west, northwest of Stillwater.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science

19 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

USGS Reports Earthquake In Garfield County

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake was reported at 2:20 a.m. Sunday, 14 miles north, northwest of Enid and 50 miles west of Ponca City.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Garfield County, OK, Enid, OK, Ponca City, OK

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Paradise Post

Japan urges toilet paper stock for major quake

On national disaster prevention day, Japan's government is urging people to stock up on toilet paper, because more than 40 percent of the nation's supply comes from a high-risk earthquake zone.

1 comment

Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster

The Campbell Reporter

Earthquake study drifts as scientists seek money

Earthquake scientists are striving to save a pioneering project buried 2 miles under a Central Valley pasture that could one day reveal the hidden mechanics of quakes like the one that jolted Napa last week -- and the inevitable "Big One" to come.

1 comment

Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Napa, CA, San Mateo County, CA, Menlo Park, CA, Startups, Stanford University

Daily Herald

Strong earthquake aftershock shakes Napa Valley

The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Geology, Science


5 things to know about earthquake faults

College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate their campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, University of Wisconsin Madison, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Geology, Science


Magnitude-6 earthquake jolts parts of northern Pakistan

A magnitude-6 earthquake struck northern Pakistan on Sunday, authorities said, though there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Pakistan, Geology, Science

Business Insurance

Insured losses from Napa earthquake could reach $1 billion

A downtown building damaged in Napa, California, after the Aug. 24 6.0-magnitude earthquake, which hit the vineyard-rich Northern California region.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Napa, CA, California, Wine, Drink, World News, Germany

Denver Post

Amid oil and gas boom, Colorado continues role as earthquake lab

University of Colorado researcher Will Yeck checks seismometers where he is monitoring activity around Greeley in the wake of a May 31 earthquake there.


Related Topix: Colorado, Natural Disasters, Greeley, CO

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Moderate earthquake hits region near Fairbanks

The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday night.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Manley Hot Springs, AK


Moderate earthquake hits region near Fairbanks

The Pentagon says the U.S. military has conducted airstrikes and dropped humanitarian aid to the beleaguered Iraqi city of Amirli, where thousands of Shiite Turkomen have been cut off from food and water for nearly... Aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain dropped food and water to the beleaguered Iraqi town of Amirli, which ... (more)

1 comment

Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Fairbanks, AK, Prison, Iraq, World News, Middle East, Air Accidents

How You Can Donate to Help the Victims of the Napa Earthquake

Wells Fargo & Company said Thursday that the company will donate $50,000 to the American Red Cross of Napa County for relief efforts to support those impacted by the 6.0-magnitude South Napa Earthquake.


Related Topix: Wells Fargo , Banking, Financial Services, Napa, CA, Natural Disasters, Startups, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Institutional Venture Partners

During an earthquake, wine barrels become quarter-ton projectiles

Napa Valley's seismically reinforced winery buildings generally held up to the largest earthquake to hit Northern California in a quarter-century, but the precious wine piled inside often did not.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Natural Disasters

NBC Chicago

Napa Wineries Open for Labor Day

Workers at Saintsbury's Winery - which suffered many broken bottles - spent Friday morning picking up grapes and allowed the public to be part of the process.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drink, Wine

KWQC-TV Davenport

In quake, barrels became quarter-ton projectiles

A farm worker picks grapes at sunrise in the Lee Vineyard during the first day of harvest at Saintsbury winery Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in Napa, Calif.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Napa, CA, Wine, Drink

Chico Enterprise-Record

Earthquake strikes near Alturas

The USGS reported that 3.5-magnitude earthquake hit at 1:47 a.m. today near Alturas and was near the surface.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Ferguson, MO