International News Archive - April 11, 2012
A tsunami warning has been issued for the entire Indian Ocean on Wednesday April 11 after a massive 8.7 magnitude earthquake off the coast of Indonesia at 2:38 p.m. local time (3:38 a.m. EST) sent residents around the region out of their homes and offices in fear.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).