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Tsunami alert added to cell phone warning system

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) announced yesterday that it is adding a "Tsunami Warning" to its Public Warning System (PWS) to advise people of possible tsunamis an...

Mexico earthquake: Authorities say residents in Puerto Madero in Chiapas evacuated as precaution due to tsunami alert

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico earthquake: Authorities say residents in Puerto Madero in Chiapas evacuated as precaution due to tsunami alert.

Taiwan should not fear tsunami after Mexico earthquake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Any tsunami from the magnitude-8.0 earthquake which struck off the Pacific coast of southern Mexico Friday should not affect Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau said. Th...

Magnitude 7.2 quake hits near Fiji; tsunami alert issued

NADI, Fiji (AP) — Authorities say a magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit near the Fiji Islands, causing a tsunami warning for parts of the Pacific Ocean. The U.S. Geological Survey says the ...

Powerful earthquake shakes Chile, tsunami alert declared

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A powerful earthquake shook southern Chile on Sunday, prompting officials to order an evacuation of coastal areas to guard against a possible tsunami.. The U.S...

Magnitude 7.0 offshore quake rattles El Salvador

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — A magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled El Salvador's Pacific coast Thursday, but the country's civil defense agency said there were no immediate reports of damages or inju...

Magnitude 6.2 quake strikes Chile

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has struck Chile's north-central region but authorities say no injuries or damage were reported and discounted the possibility of a tsunami.The U.S. ...