Fri, 14 Sep 2018 16:30
US coast battered by wind, rain as Hurricane Florence closes in
Wilmington, United States - Hurricane Florence battered the Carolinas early Friday with howling winds, life-threatening storm surges and torrential rains as it edged closer to the coast in what officials warned is a "once in a lifetime" event.
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 21:22
Texas hunkers down as Hurricane Harvey lashes US coastline
CORPUS CHRISTI, United States - Powerful wind and heavy rain from Hurricane Harvey lashed the Gulf Coast of Texas on Saturday, uprooting trees, tearing off roofs and forcing tens of thousands of residents to flee.
Sat, 27 May 2017 15:23
Photo finishes on final day of 2017 Samui Regatta
SAMUI, Thailand – A five day regatta can be tough, and after the long 4-hour-plus coastal race yesterday, there were some tired sailors on the beach this morning for the final day showdown.
Sun, 28 Oct 2012 00:00
67-centimetre tsunami wave recorded along US coast
Washington - The first wave of a tsunami to hit the coast of northern California and south Oregon Sunday measured 67 centimetres, Pacific Tsunami Warning Center spokesman Victor Sardina told dpa on Sunday.
Fri, 06 Apr 2012 00:00
US Coast Guard fires on tsunami ghost ship
San Francisco/Juneau (dpa) - The US Coast Guard fired heavy artillery Thursday to sink a fishing trawler set adrift by Japan's tsunami in March 2011, US media reported.