WASHINGTON (AP) — The earthquake-damaged Washington National Cathedral is the setting for a presentation on preparedness as part of a national earthquake drill. Experts from the U.S. Geological Survey and the Federal Emergency Management Agency…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nearly 1.1 million Virginians are set to participate in a multi-state earthquake drill. Virginia emergency officials say the “Great Southeast Shakeout” is set for Thursday morning and will invoke what has…
Officials say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 has been reported in northern California\’s San Francisco Bay area.
A four-year-old girl who was swept away by giant waves in Indonesia in 2004, has reportedly returned home, a teenager, to her family.
The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.3 struck northern Oklahoma on Monday night.
They are angelic and mischievous. They are earthly and heavenly. And they are all watching you as you move around the grounds of the National Cathedral.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A small earthquake shook central Virginia on Wednesday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but while it rattled nerves there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The quake, with…
Earthquake repairs are underway at Union Station and will close the main hall for more than two years.
Earthcam released this time-lapse video showing the 14 months of repairs to the Washington Monument in about 80 seconds.
A powerful earthquake has struck in the Pacific
off Chile\’s northern region, and authorities have ordered an evacuation of
coastal areas in case of a tsunami.
The National Cathedral will soon become a construction zone as work begins to repair the damage done by a 2011 earthquake.
It\’s been more than two years since a 5.8 magnitude earthquake
struck in Virginia and caused damage around D.C.
For the first time in 80 years, scientists are posting equipment at the peak of the Washington Monument to measure the obelisk\’s height.
The 2011 earthquake that rattled the D.C. region and caused millions of dollars in damage shook the nerves of an area unaccustomed to such temblors. Two years later, a million people participated in a drill to practice how to respond to the next quake.
Two years after a major earthquake shook Virginia and Washington, D.C., researchers are still investigating the chance of another major quake in our region.