Asia Reacts to Earthquake and Tsunami Threat

A 8.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia, prompting an Indian Ocean-wide tsunami alert. By nightfall, after a day of panic, most of the...

U.S. Coast Guard Sinks Tsunami ‘Ghost Ship’

U.S. Coast Guard officials said they have sunk a fishing vessel in the Gulf of Alaska, set adrift by last year’s devastating tsunami in Japan, the Associated...

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Top 10 Deadliest Earthquakes

An 8.9-magnitude earthquake has hit northeastern Japan, producing a destructive tsunami that swept through several coastal areas. TIME takes a look at some of...

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