‘Volcano tsunami’ hits Indonesia

‘Volcano tsunami’ hits Indonesia

Video shows the aftermath of a tsunami which hit the coast on Indonesia's Sunda Strait without warning. Multiple deaths have been reported and the death toll is expected to rise. The country's disaster management agency says hundreds of buildings were damaged. It says the possible cause of the tsunami was undersea landslides after the Krakatau…
Scenes From the Indonesia Tsunami: Searching for Loved Ones, Assessing Damage

Scenes From the Indonesia Tsunami: Searching for Loved Ones, Assessing Damage

The powerful tsunami that struck Indonesia’s two most-populous islands this weekend was the second deadly tsunami to strike the country in 2018, a year that has brought more than its fair share of disasters to the nation. Coming without warning, the wave that rose from the Sunda Strait to hit Sumatra and Java was thought…
2018 in NHL filled with plenty of highlights

2018 in NHL filled with plenty of highlights

The year began on a frigid day in New York City, continued with a memorable night at the U.S. Naval Academy and saw its greatest prize, the Stanley Cup, awarded to the Washington Capitals in an arena on the Las Vegas Strip. There were amazing highlights, unimaginable tragedy and individual accomplishments and accolades no one…
Shutdowns Are ‘All Games of Chicken.’ Here’s How They’ve Evolved.

Shutdowns Are ‘All Games of Chicken.’ Here’s How They’ve Evolved.

But in 1980 and 1981, the United States attorney general, Benjamin R. Civiletti, issued two opinions that emphasized that approach was illegal and the government could not spend money without congressional appropriations. What resulted was a tightening of the budget process, Professor Meyers said. That, in turn, prompted an increased frequency of small shutdowns as…
Hurricanes score twice on penalty kill, defeat Bruins

Hurricanes score twice on penalty kill, defeat Bruins

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Sebastian Aho and Teuvo Teravainen each scored a shorthanded goal and had four points for the Carolina Hurricanes in a 5-3 win against the Boston Bruins at PNC Arena on Sunday. Aho and Teravainen each had two goals and two assists, Justin Faulk scored and Petr Mrazek made 27 saves for Carolina…
Neuvirth makes 32 saves, Flyers defeat Rangers in shootout

Neuvirth makes 32 saves, Flyers defeat Rangers in shootout

NEW YORK -- Michal Neuvirth made 32 saves through overtime and three more in the shootout to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 win against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. Michael Raffl and Wayne Simmonds scored for the Flyers (15-16-4), who have won three of four since Scott Gordon…