Japan Quake

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Rally Planned Outside San Onofre In Remembrance Of Fukushima Meltdown

Dozens of Southern Californians will hold a peaceful rally to remember the meltdown of the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan and to raise awareness about nuclear power in California.


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Japanese-Americans Open Hearts, Wallets For Quake Relief

Japanese-Americans, expats and others in the United States opened their hearts and their wallets this week to the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami, finding touching and sometimes imaginative ways to donate or raise money for the Asian country’s injured and displaced.


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Japanese-Americans Pitch In For Quake, Tsunami Relief

Japanese-Americans and others are opening their hearts and their wallets this week to the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami.


People look at a boat that sunk from a tsunami surge in a harbor on March 11, 2011 in Santa Cruz, California. (credit: Kim White/Getty Images

Calif., Ore. Sustained Most US Damage From Tsunami

Fishermen who had escaped to sea before the tsunami hit this struggling coastal town landed small loads of crab on Saturday, while crews surveyed damage and a family combed the beach for any sign of a man who was swept away a day ago as he photographed the waves.


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LA County Fire Sends Elite Rescue Team To Japan

An elite Los Angeles County Fire Department Urban Search and Rescue team is en route to Japan to assist with search and recovery efforts.


Police tape blocks the entrance to the Seal Beach Pier, which was closed by authorities as a precaution against a possible tsunami following a massive earthquake in Japan, March 11, 2011 in Seal Beach, California. The 8.9 earthquake set off a massive tsunami that resulted in floods, closed airports, and halted transit systems. Death tolls are still unclear with initail reports averaging around three hundred dead and new estimates reaching over a thousand deaths. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Tsunami Advisory Lifted For LA County

A tsunami advisory for Los Angeles County beaches and harbors has been lifted.