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.
Magnitude 5.1 Earthquake Hits Just North Of Cuba, Felt In Key WestA magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck just off the northern coast of Cuba just before 3 p.m. Thursday.
Buzzfeed: The Most Powerful Images Of 2011The website, buzzfeed.com, has come up with its list of the most powerful images of the year and that's exactly what they are: powerful.
Tennis And Soccer Unite For A Good Cause In MiamiTennis and soccer collided Wednesday night in Coconut Grove to raise money for disaster relief in Japan.
Japan Disaster Survivor Returns To Coral SpringsHer apartment was destroyed. Her job, on hold. The country she had traveled to on a teaching assignment is no longer safe. Sunday, Coral Springs teacher Stephanie Lombard came home, bringing with her memories of disaster and survival.
Honda Tells Dealers May Orders On HoldSouth Florida Honda and Acura dealerships have received word that the company is suspending May orders for their Japan-made vehicles due to the recent earthquake and tsunami.
Japanese Quake Impacted Florida Water TableWhen the 9.0 earthquake hit Japan March 11, it sent out a ripple effect that made water table levels from Orlando to the Florida Keys rise and then fall up to three inches.
Local Emergency Response Team Heads To Japan To Assist As many Americans are trying to get out of the devastated country, one group of volunteers from South Florida is making their way to Japan to help in any way they can.
Local Artists And First Responders Lend Hand To JapanOne man is painting messages on paper, collecting money for his family and friends back in Japan.
Local Japanese In Horror As Earthquake Details UnfoldAs images of mind boggling disaster following the record-setting earthquake in Japan arrive, local Japanese Americans react.
Could A Tsunami Hit South Florida?South Floridians know how to prepare for a disaster, after all, we’ve got hurricane season year after year. But in the wake of the devastating earthquake and massive tsunami in Japan, many people are wondering whether a tsunami could strike Florida.
Miami-Dade USAR Team Ready To MobilizeThe Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Urban Search and Rescue Team, Florida Task Force-1 (FL-TF1) is on alert and ready to go to earthquake and tsunami ravaged Japan if called upon.