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Hawaii under tsunami watch after huge 8.2 quake hits Alaska
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Hawaii under tsunami watch after huge 8.2 quake hits Alaska

PERRYVILLE, Alaska (AP) — A tsunami watch was issued for Hawaii on Wednesday evening following a large earthquake off the…
Ten years on, Japan mourns victims of earthquake and Fukushima disaster
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Ten years on, Japan mourns victims of earthquake and Fukushima disaster

IWAKI, Japan (Reuters) – With a moment of silence, prayers and anti-nuclear protests, Japan on Thursday mourned about 20,000 victims…
Large earthquake off Alaska prompts tsunami fears, fleeing
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Large earthquake off Alaska prompts tsunami fears, fleeing

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude 7.5 earthquake prompted a tsunami warning Monday for a nearly thousand-mile stretch of Alaska’s…
‘I’m still scared’ – Asia remembers tsunami that killed 230,000
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‘I’m still scared’ – Asia remembers tsunami that killed 230,000

PHANG NGA, Thailand (Reuters) — Communities across Asia commemorated the more than 230,000 victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami on…
Pope urges fresh help for Fukushima victims on Japan trip
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Pope urges fresh help for Fukushima victims on Japan trip

Pope Francis called Monday for renewed efforts to help victims of Japan’s 2011 “triple disaster” of earthquake, tsunami and the…
Indonesian tsunami volcano lost two-thirds of its height
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Indonesian tsunami volcano lost two-thirds of its height

  The Indonesian volcano which caused a tsunami that killed more than 400 people last week lost more than two-thirds…
Indonesia rescuers scramble to reach isolated tsunami-struck towns
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Indonesia rescuers scramble to reach isolated tsunami-struck towns

  Indonesian search and rescue teams Wednesday plucked stranded residents from remote islands and pushed into isolated communities desperate for…
Sick, hungry Indonesia tsunami survivors cram shelters
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Sick, hungry Indonesia tsunami survivors cram shelters

  Desperately-needed aid flowed into a stretch of Indonesia’s tsunami-struck coastline Tuesday, but humanitarian workers warned that clean water and…
Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll tops 280
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Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll tops 280

  Indonesian rescuers raced to find survivors Monday after a volcano-triggered tsunami killed at least 281 people, with experts warning…
‘Volcano’ tsunami kills at least 168 in Indonesia
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‘Volcano’ tsunami kills at least 168 in Indonesia

  A tsunami following a volcanic eruption killed at least 168 people when it slammed without warning into popular beaches…
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