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A strong earthquake with a preliminary 5.8-magnitude hit the Greek island of Kefalonia on Sunday, with local media reporting minor injuries to some residents and damage to buildings and roads.
With Israel situated in one of the world's earthquake-prone areas, officials are taking action to protect the Holy Land's most important ancient treasures so they don't come tumbling down.
A strong earthquake has rattled New Zealand's lower North Island including the capital Wellington, although there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
A 6.6-magnitude earthquake rocked north-central Chile on Thursday, causing buildings to sway in the capital and nervous people to run out into the streets.
A strong earthquake hit eastern Taiwan on Thursday, shaking buildings over a wide area including the capital. There were no immediate reports of serious damage or casualties.
More than 690,000 British Columbians have signed up to "drop, cover and hold on" as part of a global earthquake drill taking place around the world Thursday.
A very strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 struck west of the Greek island of Crete, causing minor damage, according to early reports.
Seismologists say a magnitude-6.0 earthquake has struck off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, but there are no reports of damage or injury.
A series of earthquakes struck an area off British Columbia's coast Tuesday, but they weren't large enough to cause damage or tsunami warnings.
Dozens of noticeable aftershocks above magnitude 4.0 are expected in the remote Aleutian Island region off Alaska in the days and weeks following a major 7.0 earthquake, the Alaska state seismologist said Saturday.
State media and local officials say an earthquake hit a mountainous area in southwestern China Saturday morning, killing at least one and injuring several more.