Search teams continued Friday to look for those lost below the rubble, planting red flags where they found bodies, CNN reported. But some people already had rescued themselves. This harrowing video follows a man and woman in a dramatic escape just moments after the tsunami hit Japan. WATCH:
Prime Minister Naoto Kan tried to reassure his nation in a speech Friday, saying “We will create Japan once again from scratch.” WATCH:
Meanwhile, the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi has been raised to a level 5 to be on par with the disaster at Three Mile Island. Read more here.