6.7-magnitude quake strikes remote Kermadec Islands

A 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck the remote, uninhabited Kermadec Islands today, but there was little chance of a Pacific-wide tsunami, officials said.

6.7-magnitude quake strikes Papua New Guinea: USGS

A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea on Sunday, the US Geological Survey reported, but a tsunami warning was not issued.