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7.8 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded Near Solomon Islands
To be index and a pair of earthquake striking today in northern California of magnitude six point five quake centered about 104 miles from the town of Ferndale no injuries reported. Off the Solomon Islands a seven point eight quake tsunami watch was issued for Hawaii it's now canceled.
Tsunami Warnings Are Cancelled After Big Pacific Earthquake
Tsunami warnings for several Pacific islands, including those in Hawaii, were cancelled Friday after authorities determined that a powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake that struck near the Solomon Islands did not pose a broad tsunami threat
Tsunami Watch Canceled for Hawaii
A tsunami warning for Hawaii has been canceled. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there's no threat of tsunami waves for Hawaii. The state had been placed under a tsunami watch Thursday after an earthquake in the Solomon Islands . A watch is the lowest level of alert. There were no immediate
USGS: Magnitude-8.0 Quake Hits off Solomon Islands
The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that a magnitude-8.0 earthquake has struck in waters off of the Solomon Islands
'Remember Pearl Harbor': Survivors Return on 75th Anniversary of Attack
Stuart Hedley was on his way to a picnic with a girlfriend and her mother on the morning of Dec. 7, 1941, when he said he was told to head to his battle station "on the double." "I got kicked right in the seat of the pants and told: 'Get to your battle station. This is the real thing Hedley said.
Mel Gibson on Returning to Directing, Overcoming Controversy and Being a Father for the 9th Time
At 60, Mel Gibson might be the busiest he’s ever been. And there’s even more to come from the veteran Hollywood star, who first entered show business in 1976. Gibson returns to directing for the first time in 10 years this weekend with “Hacksaw Ridge,” which stars Andrew Garfield as Congressional
Third of North American Birds Said to Face Extinction Due to Climate Change, Other Man-Made Factors
A new report published by North American Bird Conservation Initiative says that 37 percent of all migratory bird species on the continent are at risk of extinction due to a myriad of harmful environmental factors including climate change , sea-level rise, land development and oil spills. The report
'Break Free' Climate Change Protests Across the US Result in Arrests
At least 57 climate change activists were arrested in conjunction with the so-called "Break Free" protests against the use of fossil fuel. The bulk of the arrests took place in Washington state this morning, when 52 activists were cited for trespassing on railroad tracks, according to the Skagit