Fri, Feb 25 2011 at 3:21 AM
Police said 113 bodies were lying in a temporary morgue, and there were 228 still listed as missing after Tuesday's earthquake in Christchurch.
Thu, Feb 24 2011 at 9:38 AM
Rescuers continue to look for survivors, but with many still missing the death toll is expected to rise far above 100.
Wed, Feb 23 2011 at 1:23 AM
The earthquake shook loose 30 million tons of ice from the nation's longest glacier, sending boulders of ice into nearby Tasman Lake.
Wed, Feb 23 2011 at 12:30 AM
Christchurch weathered a 7.0 earthquake, but a smaller 6.3 aftershock toppled buildings and killed dozens because scientists say it was a direct hit.
Tue, Feb 22 2011 at 11:48 AM
A 6.3 magnitude quake hits Christchurch, New Zealand, killing dozens and causing significant property damage.
Tue, Feb 22 2011 at 9:53 AM
Video: Rescuers search for survivors trapped underneath rubble in Christchurch, where a powerful earthquake has turned the country’s second-largest city upside-down.
Tue, Feb 22 2011 at 5:43 AM
It is the second quake in 5 months to hit the city, which is popular with tourists and English-language students. It's considered to be New Zealand's most deadly natural disaster in 80 years.
Tue, Feb 15 2011 at 1:08 PM
Penn was invited to Vienna by the Austrian group Power of Hope as part of a donation drive for the country still struggling more than a year after a massive earthquake.
Mon, Feb 14 2011 at 8:32 PM
It was the biggest tremor to hit the geologically active seismic zone around Mount St. Helens since 1981.
Fri, Feb 11 2011 at 4:41 PM
The 6.8-magnitude quake strikes close to the region devastated in 2010, but the outcome is different this time. Navy says there's no risk of a tsunami.