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ROME (Reuters) - An earthquake hit north of Florence on Monday morning and led to trains across the country being cancelled or severely delayed, including those on the national high speed line.
TIRANA (Reuters) - Building homes for people displaced by Albania's worst earthquake in decades will not squeeze state spending on other priorities, the prime minister said on Tuesday, as the army blew up an unsafe six-storey building damaged by the disaster.
DURRES, Albania (Reuters) - Albania ended its search on Saturday for survivors of a powerful earthquake that killed 51 people, and buried more victims of the disaster including toddler twins and their mother.
DURRES, Albania (Reuters) - Rescue workers sifted through the rubble of a hotel by the Adriatic Sea for possible survivors on Friday, three days after a 6.4-magnitude destroyed the six-storey building and many others in the Albanian port of Durres and surrounding areas.
DURRES, Albania (Reuters) - Rescue teams desperately sought survivors under rubble in Albania's western town of Durres on Thursday hoping to pull out toddler twins alive, two days after a 6.4 magnitude quake killed at least 40 people.
THUMANE/DURRES, Albania (Reuters) - Emergency crews using drones, dogs and diggers recovered five more bodies on Wednesday from the rubble of Albania's worst earthquake in decades, bringing the death toll to at least 27.
ATHENS (Reuters) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 jolted the Greek island of Crete on Wednesday, with no damage or injuries reported, authorities said.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Some Japanese lawmakers giggled this week during a drill to practice the use of disaster prevention helmets, at least one of which was put on backwards, prompting Twitter users to question if they were making light of a life-and-death matter.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Tohoku Electric Power said on Wednesday it has won initial regulatory approval to restart a reactor at its Onagawa power plant, more than 8 years after it was damaged in the earthquake and tsunami that caused the Fukushima disaster.
TIRANA (Reuters) - At least 15 people were killed when a powerful earthquake hit Albania on Tuesday, destroying buildings and burying residents under rubble.