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OSKAR GARCIA,Associated PressHONOLULU (AP) — The first waves of a tsunami hitting Hawaii on Saturday night were smaller than expected roughly three hours after evacuations were ordered for coastal areas threatened after a powerful earthquake off the coast of Canada. Gerard...
There were no immediate reports of damage after northern Japan was hit by an earthquake which the Japan Meteorological Agency said had a preliminary magnitude of 6.8. The epicenter of the quake was in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of northern Japan,...
TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake registering magnitude 6.2 has struck off Japan's northeastern coast, but there was no risk of a tsunami. There were no immediate report of injuries or damage from the temblor. Japan's Meteorological Agency says...
Tags: Disasters, Nuclear Power, Natural Disasters, Japan, Earthquakes
South Bend Tribune Staff WriterWere it not for an earthquake and tsunami in Japan, what could have been a great year has been an OK year in new car sales for area Honda dealers. And this week, they got hit again. Honda announced Monday that parts shortages from three months of...
DETROIT (AP) — Japan's Detroit consulate has announced a free concert this month to thank Michigan residents who provided help after a tsunami hit the Pacific island nation March 11. The consulate announced Monday that the White Pine Glee Club will...
Tags: Natural Disasters, Disasters, Detroit, Japan, Earthquakes
AP Business WritersTOKYO (AP) — The auto industry disruptions triggered by Japan's earthquake and tsunami are about to get worse. In the weeks ahead, car buyers will have difficulty finding the model they want in certain colors, thousands of auto plant workers...
TOKYO (AP) — Police say the earthquake and tsunami that pulverized coastal Japan crippled a bank's security mechanisms, and left a safe wide open. That allowed someone to walk off with 40 million yen (US$500,000). Police said the Shinkin Bank in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — More U.S. military crews are being exposed to radiation as they press ahead with relief flights over Japan. And the Navy said Tuesday that it's sending some ships to operate off the country's west coast rather than east coast....
The American Red Cross is collecting donations for its disaster relief efforts to help people in Japan and throughout the Pacific. Apple has posted a donation page on iTunes where you can use your iTunes account to make a secure donation to the American...
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian newspaper has apologized for printing a caricature of Japanese cartoon superhero Ultraman comically trying to outrun a tsunami. Malaysians reacted with a tirade of anger after the Malay-language Berita...
Are we prepared? As millions of tsunami victims struggle to survive Japan, officials there are scrambling to prevent a nuclear catastrophe. After Friday’s earthquake and tsunami that caused a partial meltdown, there have already been two...
SENDAI, Japan (AP) — Japan launched a massive, military-led rescue operation Saturday to the area stricken by a giant earthquake and which now faces the possibility of a meltdown at a nuclear plant. Prime Minister Naoto Kan said he is sending 50,...
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