Alaska Earthquake Prompts Tsunami WarningAn earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 struck off Alaska's Kodiak Island early Tuesday, prompting a tsunami warning for a large swath of coastal Alaska and Canada's British Columbia while the remainder of the U.S. West Coast was under a watch.
Tsunami Warning Issued After Quake Off Fukushima in JapanAn earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 7.3 has struck off the coast of Fukushima prefecture in Japan. A tsunami warning for waves of up to three meters (10 feet) has been issued.
Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk FasterAbout 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the U.S. if they just walk a little faster to higher ground after roads are knocked out, a new study shows.
Scientists: Tsunami Hit East Coast Earlier In JuneA storm that blew through earlier this month might have spurred a rare phenomenon for the East Coast: a tsunami.
Baltimore Plays To Aid Theater Arts In Japan Hit By 2011 TsunamiIt's been exactly one year since a massive earthquake and tsunami devastated parts of Japan. This weekend, Baltimore has taken center stage in an effort to help theater arts in that region.
Ripken Visits Japanese Youth In Tsunami-Hit AreaCal Ripken Jr. took a message of hope and perseverance to Japanese children affected by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
Japanese Kids Play Ball With Cal Ripken Jr.Some Japanese children who lost everything in the tsunami were in Harford County working out with Hall of Fame baseball player Cal Ripken Jr.
Cherry Blossom Events Begin With Solemn D.C. TributeThe flowering trees that symbolize friendship between the United States and Japan are blooming for the 99th time in Washington in the wake of one of the world's worst natural disasters.
Donate To Japanese Disaster Relief EffortsFind out how you can support disaster relief efforts to help those affected by the earthquake in Japan and the Pacific tsunami.
Japanese Embassy Becomes Place Where People Can Express Their Feelings About TragedyEven one week after the quake and tsunami hit, people still feel a need to express their feelings, including at the Japanese Embassy in Washington, D.C.
Hopkins Seismic Expert Heads To Japan To HelpThe tragedy in Japan has galvanized the world.
Constellation Says Calvert Cliffs Is SafeThe operator of two nuclear reactors in southern Maryland says the facility remains safe amid news of partial meltdowns at reactors in Japan triggered by an earthquake and tsunami.