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58 Virginia Earthquake 2011

Search For Hidden Damage After East Coast Quake

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

MINERAL, Va. (AP) -- Office buildings, schools and towering landmarks were being inspected Wednesday for hidden structural flaws a day after initial c...

4 Aftershocks After Quake, More Likely

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The 5.8-magnitude earthquake Tuesday that shook people from Georgia to Canada has produced at least four aftershocks. The U.S...

D.C. Zoo Animals Felt The Quake First

WSJ | Christopher Shea | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

By Christopher Shea of the Wall Street Journal I love these details, from the estimable Joel Achenbach, of the Washington Post: The first warnin...

LOOK: Photos Of The Virginia Earthquake

Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

Images of citizens in Washington D.C. and New York City evacuating buildings have begun to surface following an estimated magnitude 5.8 earthquake cen...

National Mall Monuments Closed, No Quake Damage Reported

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. National Park Service says all memorials and monuments on the National Mall in Washington have been evacuated and closed a...

Colleges Are Rocked By Earthquake (TWEETS)

Posted 10.24.2011 | College

The earthquake that rocked the eastern seaboard on Tuesday also shook up a number of colleges, some of which were just starting the school year. "O...

MAPS: The Virginia Earthquake

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

An estimated magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck Virginia early Tuesday afternoon, with reports of tremors felt as far north as New York City. Accordin...

EARTHQUAKE: The Media Reacts

Posted 10.24.2011 | Media

The earthquake that hit Washington, D.C. on Tuesday quickly supplanted all other news stories. Every network and news outlet on the East Coast moved t...

Earthquake in Washington D.C.

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

Preliminary reports are indicating that a 5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred in Virginia at 1:51 pm EDT., according to the USGS. Shaking has been re...