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Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk Faster

About 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the U.S. if they just walk a little faster to higher ground after roads are knocked out, a new study shows.


Acehnese people run shortly after a powerfull earthquake hit western coast of Sumatera in Banda Aceh on April 11, 2012. A massive earthquake struck off Indonesia's Sumatra island, US and Indonesian monitors reported, prompting an Indian Ocean-wide tsunami alert. (Credit: Chaideer Mahyuddin/AFP/Getty Images)

Large Earthquake In Indonesia Prompts Tsunami Warning

A 8.6 magnitude earthquake in the waters off the Indonesian island of Sumatra has sent panicked coastal residents across the region fleeing to higher ground.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012


One Year Anniversary Of Earthquake And Tsunami In Japan

It was one year ago today that an earthquake and tsunami hit the northern coast of Japan……killing nearly 20-thousand people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2012

Engines make their way the assembly line at Honda's Civic plant in Greensburg, Indiana. (AFP PHOTO / MIRA OBERMAN (MIRA OBERMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Honda To Cut US, Canada Production By Half

Parts shortages from three months of catastrophic flooding in Thailand have forced Honda to cut U.S. and Canadian factory production by 50 percent for the second time this year, the automaker said Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011

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Summer Shutdown Schedule Changing At 3 Chrysler Factories

Chrysler is moving up its normal summer shutdowns at three factories from the usual July closings because of parts shortages from Japan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2011

Routine Care Biggest Hurdle After Tsunami

Providing routine care for people with a host of issues from chronic diabetes to imminent childbirth proved more challenging after the disaster in Japan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2011

The Ford Focus 2012

Ford’s Asia-Pacific Operation Affected Due To Parts Shortages

Ford expects its operations will be affected beginning the last week of April and into May.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2011

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This Video Had All Of Us Speechless

We found this video of the impact the tsunami in Japan had on this village. Holy Cow! Click here to see the video.

97.1 The Ticket–03/29/2011


GM Production To Resume In Louisiana

General Motors will resume regular production at its pickup plant in Shreveport, Louisiana, on Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2011


Nissan May Move Engine Production To U.S. Short Term

Nissan Motor Co. said Thursday it is considering moving some engine production from Japan to the U.S. because of earthquake damage to a Japanese plant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2011