Researchers say the 2015 Nepal earthquake and the landslides it caused paint a picture of what may happen in the Pacific Northwest, from California to British Columbia.
The majority of the deaths from the 7.5-magnitude earthquake occurred in Pakistan.
Thousands spent the night outdoors in near-freezing temperatures, fearing aftershocks.
The 7.5-magnitude quake struck in northern Afghanistan and caused tremors in India and Pakistan.
Humans, not Mother Nature, are to blame for forcing people from their homes, a report by the Norwegian Refugee Council charges.
The oilman was "very upset" by some of the research being done by state seismologists.
By midway through 2014, Oklahoma had surpassed California as the most earthquake-prone state in the country.
"Mom, I'm fine!" A new feature allows users in the vicinity of natural disasters to ease the fears of friends and family.
The quake woke residents and caused some power outages and minor damage, according to initial reports
As quakes rattle the region, an all-volunteer rescue team invents a device for the trapped
"I had to hold on to a tree, like a drunk," said Pedro Hernandez