6.8 Quake Damages Scores Of Myanmar's Heritage Bagan TemplesOn Wednesday, scores of the monuments -- of which only about 2,200 remain -- were damaged in a powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake
Powerful 6.8 Earthquake Shakes Central MyanmarA powerful earthquake shook Myanmar on Wednesday, killing at least three people and damaging nearly a hundred ancient Buddhist pagodas in the former capital of Bagan, a major tourist site, officials said.
Strong Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Strikes MyanmarA strong earthquake has struck Myanmar and was felt in parts of India. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
Oakland Pediatrician Helps Refugees Navigate New CultureAn estimated 400 to 500 people living in East Oakland are refugees who've fled political oppression in Burma, the southeast Asian country also known as Myanmar. And they're navigating their way in a whole new culture, thanks to the kindness of a soft-spoken, unassuming pediatrician who is this week's Jefferson Award winner.
A Couple's 675-Day Honeymoon Across The WorldMike and Anne Howard share their thoughts on their 675-day honeymoon, traveling to six continents and 33 countries across the world.
Myanmar Refugees Flock To East OaklandMyanmar - formerly known as Burma - has been at civil war for 60 years, but it’s only been in recent years that the U.S. instituted a policy of accepting its refugees. 400 hundred such refugees now live in east Oakland.