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Washington Dc Earthquake

Turkish News April Fool's Story: D.C. Succumbs To Earthquake

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 04.02.2013 | DC

Feel that rumbling? Quick! Run to the nearest doorway or huddle underneath that sturdy desk! Can you hear the building, where you're sitting at ...

Rappeller's Inspect Earthquake Damage To Washington Monument (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.31.2011 | Home

On Aug. 23, 2011 a 5.8 magnitude earthquake rattled the northeast. One of the structures to sustain damage from the quake was the Washington Monument,...

Rappelling Mission Down The Washington Monument Begins

Posted 11.27.2011 | Arts

Earlier today, Erik Sohn and his team began their "dream assignment" of rappelling down the side of the Washington Monument. Is Sohn the new star of t...

Pat Robertson: Crack In Washington Monument A Sign From God

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.26.2011 | Politics

Televangelist Pat Robertson suggested Wednesday that cracks in the Washington Monument caused by the August 23 earthquake could be a sign from God, an...

PHOTOS: Washington Monument Earthquake Damage Worse Than First Thought

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 10.25.2011 | Politics

Shortly after the rare 5.8 earthquake in Virginia rattled Washington D.C. Tuesday, a Park Service spokesman said there was "absolutely no damage" to t...

WATCH: Rabbi Blames Earthquake On Gay Marriage

Posted 10.24.2011 | Religion

A New York rabbi claims gay marriage and the earthquake that shook the East Coast are directly connected. In a video uploaded to YouTube, Levin say...

Amanda Terkel

U.S. Senate Makes History During D.C. Earthquake

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate made history on Tuesday, convening outside of the U.S. Capitol due to the evacuations from the earthquake that hit Washington...

Christina Wilkie

Earthquake Aftermath: Residents Of Virginia Farming County Repair Damage

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

MINERAL, Va. -- Residents of this small town in Central Virginia's farming county began repairing the damage to their homes and businesses Tuesday aft...

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...

WATCH: D.C. Earthquake Videos

Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake shook Virginia on Tuesday afternoon and folks quickly uploaded footage of their experience, and the quake's immediate after...

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...

The Funniest DC Earthquake Tweets

Posted 10.24.2011 | Comedy

Yeah, we know, we're almost so totally over it, too. But you must admit, when the Twitterverse joins together in equal snark over a single event, it's...

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...

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...

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...