January 17, 2022 8:04 am
Satellite images showed the spectacular eruption that took place Saturday evening, with a plume of ash, steam and gas rising like a mushroom above the blue Pacific waters. A sonic boom could be heard as far away as Alaska.
September 14, 2018 8:50 am
The orcas have struggled with pollution, boat noise and, most severely, a dearth of their preferred prey, chinook salmon, because of dams, habitat loss and overfishing.
February 04, 2016 2:01 pm
Although the signing marks the end of the negotiating process, members still have two years to get the deal approved at home before it becomes legally binding.
March 30, 2015 4:17 pm
A pair of strong earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa.
September 21, 2013 2:06 pm
Typhoon Usagi surges,triggers landslides in Philippines as China announces red alert,its highest level.
September 17, 2013 2:00 am
The remnants of Tropical Storm Manuel continued to deluge Mexicos southwestern Pacific shoulder with dangerous rains.
May 20, 2012 12:47 am
In the far east of Russia,the Kamchatka Peninsula overhangs the Pacific like a giant precinct.
April 10, 2012 3:10 am
Straight from the rich musical culture of the Pacific and Atlantic coasts,Colombian salsa band,Mama Julia,descended on the Capital over the weekend.
October 24, 2011 2:06 pm
Leon Panetta has assured allies that the US military will maintain a strong posture in the Pacific.
September 06, 2010 2:09 pm
The new super-weapon would be used to counter balance US Naval supremacy in the Pacific.