Huge Quake and Tsunami Hit Japan
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|Fri, 03-11-2011 - 8:47am|
TOKYO — A huge earthquake struck Japan on Friday, churning up a devastating tsunami that swept over cities and farmland along the northern part of the country and threatened coastal areas throughout the Pacific. See link above.
Pictures.........State of emergency at 2 Japanese nuclear plants
TOKYO - Japan's top government spokesman and local administrators say emergencies have been issued at two nuclear power plants over cooling-system fears in the wake of Friday's giant 8.9-magnitude earthquake. Thousands of people have been ordered evacuated. More at link.....
Tsunami Waves Hit Hawaii, Sweep Across Islands
HONOLULU (AP) — Tsunami waves hit Hawaii in the early morning hours Friday and were sweeping through the island chain after an earthquake in Japan sparked evacuations throughout the Pacific and as far as the U.S. western coast. More......