Afghanistan Quake Kills at Least 1,000

A powerful earthquake struck a rural, mountainous region of eastern Afghanistan early Wednesday, killing 1,000 people and injuring 1,500 more in one of the deadliest quakes in decades, the state-run ...

New Zealand Hit by Powerful Earthquake

New Zealand was hit by a powerful earthquake early Monday—one more than fifty times bigger than the 2011 Christchurch quake, according to catastrophe modeler RMS. The magnitude 7.8 earthquake ...