6.0 and 5.1 Earthquakes hit the Kuril Islands off Alaska.
5.6 Earthquake hits off the coast of Costa Rica.
5.0 Earthquake hits the northern Molucca Sea.
5.0 and 4.9 Earthquakes hit the Kermedec Islands off the coast of New Zealand.
4.9 Earthquake hits eastern Guinea, papua New Guinea.
Three people have died in the first ever outbreak of West Nile virus in Serbia, in which 35 contracted the disease
The Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has spread to a second location. 15 people have died and 170 are being monitored by health authorities.
San Cristobal volcano in Nicaragua erupts. 3 000 residents evacuated.
Landslides and floods kill at least 29 in Vietnam.
Tornado hits Breezy Point in Queens, New York, USA.