Earthquake Kills More than 300 in Iran, Iraq
A powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake that struck the Iraq-Iran border region killed over 340 people across both countries, sent people fleeing their homes into the night and was felt as far away as the Mediterranean coast, authorities reported on Monday.
Mexico Hit by Major Earthquake
A major earthquake off Mexico’s southern coast killed at least five people, with the president saying Friday it was the biggest in a century to hit the country. Houses toppled and the quake produced tsunami waves and sent people running into the streets in panic.
A Midwestern Earthquake
PAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — Staffers at the Wolf Creek nuclear power plant in southeastern Kansas found no damage to the plant after an earthquake rattled a large swath of the Midwest.
Nepal Quake Death Toll Over 3,000
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The death toll from Nepal's earthquake soared past 3,300 Monday, and how much higher it would rise depended largely on the condition of vulnerable mountain villages that rescue workers were still struggling to reach two days after the disaster.