Mexico earthquake: 1 dead after 7.6 magnitude quake near Pacific coast in Michoacan state, officials say

MEXICO (KABC) — A 7.6 magnitude earthquake rocked Mexico’s central Pacific coast on Monday, killing at least one person and triggering an earthquake alarm in the shaken capital on the anniversary of two previous devastating quakes. The quake struck around 11:05 a.m. at a depth of about nine miles, according to the US Geologic Survey, … Read more

Chengdu in China enforces strict lockdown despite earthquake

BEIJING (AP) — Authorities in Chengdu, southwest China, have maintained strict COVID-19 lockdown measures on the city’s population of 21 million despite a major earthquake that left killed at least 65 people in outlying areas. Footage circulating online on Tuesday showed workers wearing top-to-bottom protective gear preventing residents of apartment buildings from exiting through locked … Read more