island Archive

Empty hotels, idle boats: What happens when a Pacific island upsets China

KOROR, Palau (Reuters) – Empty hotel rooms, idle tour boats and shuttered travel agencies reveal widening

Tens of thousands rally for removal of US base from Japanese island

Tens of thousands of protesters in Okinawa vowed to stop the planned relocation of a U.S

Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Indonesia's Lombok island

JAKARTA (Reuters) – A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake on Sunday struck the popular tourist destination of

13-year-old boy bitten by possible shark off Fire Island, authorities investigating

Authorities are investigating whether a 13-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl who both suffered large fish

Protester climbs Statue of Liberty, prompting evacuation of the island

A protester picked a patriotic location to demonstrate today by climbing the Statue of Liberty. According

This is what Hawaii's Big Island looks like after the latest volcanic eruption

Aerial footage of Hawaii’s Big Island shows the extent of the damage from the Kilauea volcano’s

China air force lands bombers on South China Sea island

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s air force has landed bombers on islands and reefs in the South

China lands bomber on South China Sea island for first time

The Chinese air force has landed long-range bombers for the first time on an airport in

Hawaii volcano spurs new evacuations on Big Island after new lava fissures reported

HILO, Hawaii –  New fissures have opened on Hawaii’s Big Island – bringing the total to

Hawaii volcano eruption spews lava across Big Island: What to know about fissures, evacuations and more

Fiery rivers of black, chunky lava continue to creep across Hawaii’s Big Island after the eruption