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Tonga Volcano Eruption Triggers Meter-High Waves in Japan

Tonga Volcano Eruption Triggers Meter-High Waves in Japan

TOKYO —  Hundreds of thousands of Japanese citizens were advised to evacuate Sunday as waves more than a meter high…
Tsunami Threat Recedes from Huge Pacific Volcanic Eruption

Tsunami Threat Recedes from Huge Pacific Volcanic Eruption

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND —  The tsunami threat around the Pacific from a huge undersea volcanic eruption began to recede Sunday,…
Tonga Volcanic Eruption Felt Around the World 

Tonga Volcanic Eruption Felt Around the World 

NUKU’ALOFA, TONGA —  The massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga was so powerful it was recorded around the world and…
China Tries to Contain Omicron Outbreak Ahead of Winter Olympics

China Tries to Contain Omicron Outbreak Ahead of Winter Olympics

Ahead of the February opening of the Winter Olympics in China, authorities are attempting to contain an outbreak of the…
Tsunami Observed in American Samoa, Tonga, After Volcano Erupts

Tsunami Observed in American Samoa, Tonga, After Volcano Erupts

An underwater volcano off Tonga erupted Saturday, triggering a tsunami warning for several South Pacific island nations, with footage on…
Djokovic’s Case Moves to Higher Court as He Fights Canceled Visa 

Djokovic’s Case Moves to Higher Court as He Fights Canceled Visa 

The world’s top-ranked men’s tennis player, Novak Djokovic, had his case to stay in Australia to compete in the Australian…
North Korea Fires Missiles From Train in Third Launch of 2022

North Korea Fires Missiles From Train in Third Launch of 2022

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA —  North Korea’s latest launch involved a pair of missiles fired from a train, North Korean state…
Hearings on Rohingya Genocide Case Set for February at World Court

Hearings on Rohingya Genocide Case Set for February at World Court

Representatives of Myanmar’s junta are expected to challenge the jurisdiction of the World Court to hear allegations the country committed…
Omicron Wave Surges in Australia

Omicron Wave Surges in Australia

SYDNEY —  New South Wales, Australia’s most populous state, has reported the most COVID-19 deaths in a single day since…
Mix of Business and Diplomacy

Mix of Business and Diplomacy

SAN FRANCISCO —  The world’s largest free trade pact, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), could help export-reliant Asian companies…