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Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 at 07:15 PM PDT

Officials, Experts Support Quake Warning System

Officials, Experts Support Quake Warning System

Representatives from the utility, health care, transportation and water sectors in California say a statewide earthquake early warning system would help prevent injuries, save lives and minimize damage.

Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 at 09:09 AM PDT

Study: 4 Northern California Faults Overdue for Big Quakes

Study: 4 Northern California Faults Overdue for Big Quakes

Three fault segments running beneath Northern California and its roughly 15 million people are overdue for a major earthquake, including one that lies northeast of San Francisco and near the dams and canals that...

Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 at 05:45 AM PDT

7.3-Magnitude Quake Strikes Off Central America

7.3-Magnitude Quake Strikes Off Central America

A magnitude-7.3 earthquake struck dozens of miles off the coast of El Salvador on Monday night, the U.S. Geological survey said.

Saturday, Oct 11, 2014 at 10:21 PM PDT

3.2-Magnitude Quake Hits Near Morongo Valley

3.2-Magnitude Quake Hits Near Morongo Valley

The quake was reported around 2:02 p.m. about four miles from Morongo Valley, according to the United States Geological Survey.

Thursday, Sep 25, 2014 at 12:32 PM PDT

No Tsunami Expected After Magnitude-6.2 Alaska Quake

No Tsunami Expected After Magnitude-6.2 Alaska Quake

A magnitude-6.2 earthquake shook parts of southern Alaska Thursday, including the state's largest city.

Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 at 04:11 PM PDT

Shallow Quake Rattles Costa Mesa

Shallow Quake Rattles Costa Mesa

A preliminary magnitude-2.4 earthquake hit Costa Mesa on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 08:36 AM PDT

Seismic Shaming: SF's Plan to Get Landlords to Comply with Code

Seismic Shaming: SF's Plan to Get Landlords to Comply with Code

San Francisco is trying shaming to make its buildings safer for shaking. The city plans this week to slap large signs on hundreds of apartment buildings to publicly shame their owners into complying with...

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 09:24 AM PDT

Magnitude-2.4 Quake Reported Near SoCal Coast

Magnitude-2.4 Quake Reported Near SoCal Coast

A magnitude-2.4 earthquake was reported Tuesday morning near the Southern California coast.

Monday, Sep 15, 2014 at 07:09 AM PDT

Earthquake Reported Off Baja California

Earthquake Reported Off Baja California

A magnitude-4.9 earthquake was reported Monday morning off the Baja California peninsula.

Sunday, Sep 14, 2014 at 04:14 PM PDT

Another Quake Rattles San Jacinto in Less Than 2 Weeks

Another Quake Rattles San Jacinto in Less Than 2 Weeks

Less than two weeks after a 3.7-magnitude earthquake jolted the Riverside County city of San Jacinto, a second temblor rattled the same area Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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