tsunami

Unlike other tsunamis that have hit disaster-prone Indonesia following large earthquakes, Saturday’s big waves blasted ashore at night without warning.
The agency's website is dormant and it's operating with a skeleton crew, according to documents.
Waves hit the coast around the Sunda Strait between the islands of Java and Sumatra on Saturday.
Waves hit the coast around the Sunda Strait between the islands of Java and Sumatra.
Two earthquakes destroyed roads and buildings throughout Anchorage, Alaska.
Two earthquakes destroyed roads and buildings throughout Anchorage, Alaska.
The death toll from the disaster has risen to over 1,900 -- but that number could more than triple, officials say.
Thousands were injured and more than 70,000 displaced from their homes.
That number is expected to rise as rescuers haven't reached many of the affected areas.
The toll of more than 800 dead is largely from the city of Palu and is expected to rise as areas cut off by the damage are reached.