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East Coast Earthquake

5 Ways To Reduce Earthquake Anxiety

Jason Eric Schiffman, M.D., M.A., M.B.A. | Posted 10.24.2011 | Healthy Living
Jason Eric Schiffman, M.D., M.A., M.B.A.

Although the quake caused minimal damage to person or property, it rattled many Americans, especially since the timing of its occurrence was so close to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks.

WATCH: Letterman Spoofs Earthquake Reactions

Posted 10.24.2011 | Comedy

You can always count on David Letterman to provide at topical top 10 list for whatever comes up -- including Tuesday's record East coast earthquake. ...

Earthquake Puts Crack In Washington Monument

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The National Park Service says engineers have found a crack near the top of the Washington Monument presumably caused by a magnitude-5.8...

East Coast Earthquake Strongest Since 1944

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

MINERAL, Va. — Tens of millions of people from Georgia to Canada were jolted Tuesday by the strongest earthquake to strike the East Coast since ...

East Coast vs. West Coast Earthquakes: What's The Difference?

AP | By SETH BORENSTEIN and ALICIA CHANG | Posted 10.24.2011 | San Francisco

WASHINGTON (Associated Press)-- The East Coast doesn't get earthquakes often but when they do strike, there's a whole lot more shaking going on. The g...

Jennifer Bendery

WATCH: D.C. Residents React To 5.8 Magnitude Earthquake

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Tuesday's 5.8 magnitude earthquake sent thousands of people into the streets of downtown Washington, D.C., where employees from an array ...

Twitter Reactions Played A Big Role In News Of Earthquake

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

A magnitude 5.8 earthquake hit just outside Richmond, Va. today, causing little damage, but sending Twitter into a frenzy. The epicenter, which was...

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...

LOOK: The Best Tweets From The NYC Earthquake

Posted 10.24.2011 | New York

The earthquake that hit Virginia and was felt in New York City today also shook up the Twittersphere. We felt the tremors here at The Huffington P...

Did You Feel That? Cell Networks Clogged By Post-Quake Calls

AP | JACK GILLUM | Posted 10.24.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — Cell phone and landline customers experienced connection problems after Tuesday's earthquake, but there were no immediate reports o...

National Cathedral Faces Millions In Earthquake Repairs (UPDATE)

AP/The Huffington Post | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 10.24.2011 | Religion

A spokesman for Washington National Cathedral says at least three of the four pinnacles on the central tower have fallen off and the central tower app...

East Coast Earthquake: Airports Reporting Tarmac Delays

Posted 10.24.2011 | Travel

As Jet Blue tweeted: "We've issued a temporary ground stop while we assess the earthquake impact. In the meantime, enjoy that Carole King." Hopeful...

BREAKING: VA Quake Rattles Buildings In NYC

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.24.2011 | New York

A magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck in Virginia on Tuesday afternoon, with tremors felt as far away as New York City, Washington D.C., North Carolina an...