Japan Earthquake

Waves of tsunami hit residences after a powerful earthquake in Natori, Miyagi prefecture (state), Japan, Friday, March 11, 2011. The largest earthquake in Japan's recorded history slammed the eastern coast Friday. (AP Photo/Kyodo News)

Locals Concerned About Loved Ones In Japan After Earthquake

Phones were ringing off the hook at American Red Cross offices Friday as people tried to get information about friends and loved ones in Japan.


Seismic Events

Curious About Tsunamis In New England

It’s hard to imagine enduring the devastation from Friday’s Japan earthquake in New England. One viewer is curious if we could ever see a tsunami in New England.


Boston Red Sox pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka, of Japan,  pitches in the first inning of their Grapefruit League spring training season baseball game against the Minnesota Twins at City of Palms Stadium in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday, Feb. 28, 2011. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Matsuzaka, Okajima Among Japanese Players Concerned About Family

All across spring training, Japanese ballplayers, including the Red Sox Daisuke Matsuzaka and Hideki Okajima, worried Friday about those at home.


An aerial shot shows vehicles ready for shipping being carried by a tsunami tidal wave at Hitachinaka city in Ibaraki prefecture on March 11, 2011. (Photo credit STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Boch: Quake Could Be ‘Devastating’ To Japan’s Auto Industry

A local auto dealer with extensive contacts in Japan said Friday’s historic earthquake could be “devastating” to the auto industry there.


Danny Marotta (file photo)

Boston Photographer Waits Out Tsunami Warning In Hawaii

Former WBZ-TV photographer Danny Marotta is on vacation in Hawaii where he waited out a tsunami warning at his hotel Friday.