'Terrifying' Tsunami Sirens Alert Residents After Major Quake A magnitude 8.2 earthquake off Alaska's Kodiak Island prompted a tsunami warning for a large swath of coastal Alaska and Canada's British Columbia while the remainder of the U.S. West Coast was under a watch.
Fort Worth Seeks More Age-Friendly Community ReputationFort Worth is preparing for what some call the aging tsunami.
Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk FasterAbout 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the U.S. if they just walk a little faster to higher ground after roads are knocked out, a new study shows.
Local Woman Living In Japan Deals With Quake AftermathJessica Flemming is about 40 miles inland from Sendai where she was working when the earthquake hit just 80 miles away.
Arlington Woman's Mother Survives Japanese QuakeSusan Morrison was born in Sendai. Her mother was single, with no job and no means to support a family. So when Morrison was three-years-old, the court gave her to an American couple. Morrison hasn't heard from her since the earthquake.
Daughter Of Fort Worth Woman In Japan DevastationThe news of a massive tsunami striking the coast of Japan hit Joan Greene, of Fort Worth, like a punch in the stomach. Her 27-year-old daughter, Jessica Fleming, was right in the middle of the devastation.
SMU Student & Dean Impacted By Japanese QuakeA delegation from SMU's Dedmen College is in Tokyo and had an unexpected experience, one of the most powerful earthquakes to ever hit the island nation of Japan.

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