Tropical storm Patricia has downgraded to a category 1 before landfall with much less damage than anticipated although heavy rains and wind will continue over the next 24 hours.
A magnitude-7.5 earthquake struck southern Asia on Monday 26 October 2015.
On 25 April, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal with an epicenter northwest of the capital city of Kathmandu. A second, powerful aftershock hit on 12 May centered northeast of the capital. The earthquake severely impacted 13 out of the 75 districts in the country and has left behind more than 8,000 dead and nearly 18,000 injured.
Mass General Deploys Teams to Support Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Efforts.