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West Coast Tsunami

Oregonians Evacuate From Tsunami That Hasn't Hit Yet

AP | JEFF BARNARD | Posted 08.01.2012 | Green

COOS BAY, Oregon (AP) — Tom Paris called encouragement over his picket fence to about 400 small school children walking past his house in line in th...

Could A Large Tsunami Hit The U.S. West Coast?

Posted 05.31.2012 | Green

By Charles Q. Choi, OurAmazingPlanet Contributor: The risk of a deadly tsunami ravaging the United States is now leading scientists to investigate ...

Oregonians Prepare For First Tsunami Drill

AP | JEFF BARNARD | Posted 07.31.2012 | Green

COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — Thousands of people in three Oregon coastal communities are holding their first tsunami evacuation drill, stirred to action by...

Family Finds Closure After Identifying Tsunami Victim's Body

AP | By JEFF BARNARD | Posted 06.13.2011 | Los Angeles

GRANTS PASS, Ore. -- Jon Weber wants to remember his son peacefully soaking in a hot spring high in the Cascade Range, watching eagles soar overhead, ...

No Tsunami Expected For US From Today's Japan Earthquake

AP | Posted 06.07.2011 | Los Angeles

HONOLULU — U.S. officials say a 7.4-magnitude earthquake off the coast of Japan is not expected to create a tsunami threat in Hawaii or the West...