Japan Earthquake


Good Question: What Is The Latest On Japanese Nuclear Plants?

It has been five months since a powerful earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan, which also led to a crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. In this Good Question: What is the latest condition of Japanese nuclear facilities?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/12/2011

A worker scans for sale the new Apple iPad 2 as it goes on sale at Apple Store. (Photo by: Getty Images)

Apple Earnings Soar Amid Rumors Of iPhone 5

Apple said it had another blowout quarter, nearly doubling its net income and far exceeding analyst estimates.


A group of men try to save a Boston Whaler boat after it tipped over from a tsunami surge in a harbor on March 11, 2011 in Santa Cruz. (Kimberly White/Getty Images)

California Gets Federal Disaster Declaration For Tsunami

President Barack Obama has declared a disaster in California to assist in its recovery from last month’s tsunami.

CBS San Francisco–04/18/2011

Ruins after the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Three surviving structures in the Financial District are: at far left, the Kohl Building, in the center the Mills Building, both on Montgomery St., and at right the Merchants' Exchange Building on California Street. (sfmuseum.org)

San Francisco Marks 105th Anniversary of 1906 Earthquake

There are only three known survivors left from the devastating quake and ensuing fire that killed thousands. And only one of them – Bill DelMonte, who was just a few months old at the time – was able to make this year’s ceremony.


Fishing boats crash into one another as tsunami surges from Japan earthquake slam into the harbor, Crescent City. (AP)

Last Tsunami-Sunken Boat Raised At Crescent City

Tsunami cleanup operations were winding down at Crescent City on Monday after crews raised the last sunken boat.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/11/2011

A Japanese Red Cross volunteer surveys the damage in Otsuchi, Iwate, Japan. (Photo by Japanese Red Cross/IFRC via Getty Images)

Oakland A’s, Fans Donate To Japan Quake Relief Efforts

The A’s not only celebrated their first win of the season, but also Japanese Heritage Day at the ballpark.


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Low Levels Of Radiation Found In Bay Area Milk, Water

Federal health officials are monitoring milk, tap water and precipitation after finding small amounts in Spokane, Washington.


A boat ripped from its anchor by a tsunami surge crashes into boats on the harbor in Santa Cruz, March 11, 2011. (AP)

Santa Cruz Boat Owners Criticize City’s Tsunami Policies

It’s been nearly three weeks since a destructive tsunami crashed into the Santa Cruz Harbor, causing millions of dollars in damage, and some boat owners are not happy with the way harbor officials handled the big wave.


Hideki Matsui #55 of the Oakland Athletics during the spring training baseball game against the Chicago Cubs at Phoenix Municipal Stadium on March 15, 2011 . (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Matsui, A’s Help Support Japanese Relief Effort

Hideki Matsui and the Oakland Athletics say they have raised more than $50,000 to help with the relief efforts in Japan.

CBS San Francisco–03/29/2011

Fishing boats crash into one another as tsunami surges from Japan earthquake slam into the harbor, Crescent City

Crescent City Harbor Shows Signs Of Life Following Tsunami

Local and state disaster officials planned to meet this week to review the cleanup that has taken place thus far, and consider whether enough money has been set aside to complete the job.