Employees barely had time to notify listeners that they were being evacuated, according to reports.
The social media giant has announced a feature which allows users to let family and friends know they’re safe if they’re located in a disaster zone.
This is what happens BEFORE “Happily Ever After.”
The volcano alert level was raised from a watch to warning as a lava flow approached a community on the Big Island.
They nail the hero movie, the disaster movie and the heist genre tropes perfectly.
The ferry capsized last month off the coast of South Korea, killing more than 280 passengers, many of them teenagers on a high school field trip.
A spate of wildfires charred more than 20,000 acres, as of Friday, in Southern California. The fires forced thousands to evacuate.
Updated: Some expedition companies canceled their climbs as the Sherpas left Mount Everest’s base camp in a walkout following the deadliest avalanche in the mountain’s history. Thirteen bodies were recovered and three Sherpas still missing are presumed dead.
It’s time we told you about spy cats.
At least five people have died in the fire, which broke out in sub-freezing temperatures. Update: The death toll has climbed to 14.
Authorities issued a federal disaster declaration after more than 200,000 people in Charleston and surrounding counties were left without drinking water. A chemical spill in Elk River shut down the city.
Simply the best timed photos this year.
Based on this post.
Updated: Some reports put the death toll as high as 10,000.
You’ve Been Warned. Based on this post.
From a flooded Westminster to an earthquake in the North.
Hilarious, painful, terrifying, sometimes beautiful, here are a collection of moments that only a camera could capture.
As BuzzFeed reported earlier, the borough president of Staten Island is criticizing the Red Cross for their lack of assistance after Sandy. Here’s a collection of 26 photos that demonstrate why he’s so mad.
“Don’t worry about anybody getting out,” in response to a question about protecting the inmates at Rikers Island.
Spooky aerial photos of the seemingly random carnage wreaked by the Waldo Canyon wildfire. With 347 homes destroyed and at least one fatality, Colorado was declared a disaster area today. These post-apocalyptic photos demonstrate why.
It’s rare to get through the Christmas season completely unscathed. Christmas disasters are bound to strike, especially with your extended family staying in that one spare bedroom at your parent’s. So here’s a list of ten ways to fix Christmas dinner gone awry!
Perfect timing on these shots (thank goodness for fast shutter speeds!). I only wish there were ‘after’ pics.
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Because Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark worked so well… Batman Live continues to make that disaster look like The Producers.
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The massive tornado which struck Joplin, Missouri has killed at least 123 people, making it the deadliest twister in the United States in nearly 60 years. President Obama has declared Joplin a disaster area and will visit the area on Sunday.
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A collection of artwork attempting to raise money for relief efforts in Japan. Despite all of the taco shop brawls and farting Charlie Sheens, sometimes the internet can do good. Links to the individual artist or fundraising page are provided if you feel like chipping in. *This post has been edited to remove a trans slur.*
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In the epic battle of Mother Nature vs. the umbrella, Mother Nature always wins. Hands down.
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Our level of gullibility (or perhaps sheer stupidity) has reached the point where NASA has to tell us not to believe Roland Emmerich films are real life.
Nightmare scenarios about what happens when the guy you didn’t vote for wins the presidency …