‘State of catastrophe’ is declared as tremors devastate the city of Concepción and Pacific coast countries are put on wave alert: here.
Santiago, Chile (CNN) — A massive magnitude 8.8 earthquake rocked Chile early Saturday, killing at least 214 people and triggering a tsunami that reached Hawaii 16 hours later: here.
Chile Earthquake: Quake Spurs Tsunami Threat: here.
Nearly a half million people in Japan were ordered to higher ground on Sunday, as coastal areas across the vast Pacific region braced for lethal tsunami waves. But only small waves appeared, and there were no reports of damage: here.