Radioactive Bluefin Tuna Arrive Off California Coast From JapanAcross the vast Pacific, the mighty bluefin tuna carried radioactive contamination that leaked from Japan's crippled nuclear plant to the shores of the United States 6,000 miles away — the first time a huge migrating fish has been shown to carry radioactivity such a distance.
$6M Donation Not Enough To Revive Quake Early Warning SystemWill it take another disaster like the 1994 Northridge earthquake to strengthen financing for a statewide earthquake warning system?
LA, World Mark 1-Year Anniversary Of Japan's Devastating Quake, TsunamiCommunities in Los Angeles and across the world are pausing to remember the devastating earthquake that rocked Japan one year ago today, killing nearly 20,000 people.
Professor: Budget Cuts To Tsunami Warning System May 'Endanger The Country' A geophysics professor is warning of a potentially dire impact from proposed cuts to warning systems off the California coast.
Earthquake, Tsunami Blamed For Drop In Toyota SalesToyota says its U.S. sales dropped 7 percent in 2011, hurt by supply problems from Japan's earthquake and tsunami.
Japan's Consul General Thanks LA County Rescue TeamJapan's consul general has expressed gratitude to a Los Angeles County Fire Department urban search and rescue team that rushed across the Pacific to help in the aftermath of the devastating quake and tsunami.
'80s Concert To Benefit Relief Efforts In JapanAn '80s Rockers For Japan benefit will be held Saturday, April 16, at Harper’s in Tarzana.
Japan Baseball Opens To Relief And Cheer Backdropped by the deadly earthquake and tsunami and worsening radiation leak, the Japan Pro Baseball season has opened to relief, empathy and cheers with the Rakuten Eagles beating the defending champion Chiba Lotte Marines 6-4.
Flotsam From Japan's Tsunami To Hit West CoastJohn Anderson has discovered just about everything during the 30 years he's combed Washington state's beaches -- glass fishing floats, hockey gloves, bottled messages, even hundreds of mismatched pairs of Nike sneakers that washed up barnacled but otherwise unworn.
Military Families Return From Japan; LA Mayor Convenes Aid PanelThousands of family members of American service personnel stationed in Japan are back in California as officials warn the need for aid following the earthquake and tsunami is still alarmingly high.
Auto Crisis Worsens As Plants Shut Down In JapanThe auto industry disruptions triggered by Japan's earthquake and tsunami will worsen in the coming weeks.
Tiny Amounts Of Radiation From Japan Reach VegasMinuscule amounts of radiation from Japan's damaged nuclear plant have reached Las Vegas, but scientists say it poses no health risk.
US Mazda Dealers Suspend Orders From JapanU.S. Mazda dealers are suspending orders for vehicles built in Japan because of disruption in the supply of parts caused by the devastating earthquake and tsunami.
SoCal Tourism Biz Braces For 'Significant' Japanese Drop-Off One tourism official warns revenues from Japanese travelers is set to plummet after the devastating quake and tsunami.
Riverside Firm Donates Free Heating Oil For Japan Sister CityThe Fuel Relief Fund is giving away free heating oil to those hard-hit residents in the coastal city of Ishinomaki, north of Sendai.