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Hawaii Tsunami Warning

Hawaii Tsunami Warning Canceled After Minor Waves Hit

AP | OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 12.28.2012 | Green

HONOLULU — Officials in Hawaii canceled a tsunami advisory for the state's coastline early Sunday, paving the way for beaches and harbors to reo...

Tsunami Hits Hawaii

Reuters | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics

* First tsunami waves hit Hawaii with little warning * Initial surge weaker than expected * Tsunami followed quake off C...

Hawaii Tsunami Warning Issued Following Canada Earthquake

AP | OSKAR GARCIA and MARK THIESSEN | Posted 12.27.2012 | Green

Associated Press The first waves of a tsunami hitting Hawaii on Saturday night were smaller than expected, roughly three hours after evacuations ...

Oregon Tsunami Risk Causes Heavy Traffic Amid Evacuations

AP | NIGEL DUARA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

PORT ORFORD, Ore. — Oregon's coastal residents cleared out ahead of the first waves of a tsunami to hit the U.S. mainland, but the effects were ...

Tsunami waves hit Hawaii, sweep across islands

AP | JAYMES SONG and MARK NIESSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HONOLULU — Tsunami waves swamped Hawaii beaches and brushed the U.S. western coast Friday but didn't immediately cause major damage after devast...

Tsunami Watch, Hawaii in the Dark

Mindy Pennybacker | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mindy Pennybacker

We won't be evacuating our two-story house this year, having done the full drill last February when the Chilean earthquake struck and the predicted 30-foot wave turned out to be six inches.

Chile's Earthquake, Search and Rescue Lists and Efforts Spreading Online

Axel W. Caballero | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Axel W. Caballero

For all we say about how social networks are changing the way we communicate and how they are impacting privacy standards, one thing is clear: in times of need they are absolutely invaluable.

CRescuers struggle to save lives after Chile quake

AP | MICHAEL WARREN and EVA VERGARA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CONCEPCION, Chile — Heroism and banditry mingled on Chile's shattered streets Sunday as rescuers braved aftershocks digging for survivors and th...

HAWAII TSUNAMI WARNING: State Blasts Sirens Warning Of Possible Tsunami

AP | MARK NIESSE and AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HONOLULU — With a rapt world watching the drama unfold on live television, a tsunami raced across a quarter of the globe on Saturday and set off...

Chile Earthquake, Tsunami 2010: LATEST UPDATES, VIDEO

Huffington Post | Nicholas Sabloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Early Saturday morning a devastating 8.8 magnitude earthquake struck Chile, setting off a tsunami which threatened a quarter of the globe. Scroll dow...

Tsunami Prep, Hawaii: "Vertical Evacuation"

Mindy Pennybacker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mindy Pennybacker

Why are visitors in Hawaii being told not to leave their hotels? It's simple: It's bad for tourism if Hawaii and its hotels appear unsafe or even uncomfortable in any way -- even in the face of a tsunami.