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Tuesday, Dec 16, 2014 at 12:03 AM PST

Rollout of Quake Early Warning System Close

Rollout of Quake Early Warning System Close

For the first time, Congress specifically appropriated funding -- $5 million — for the quake early warning system in development to serve California, Oregon and Washington. But moving the system beyond...

Tuesday, Dec 9, 2014 at 10:16 PM PST

Magnitude-2.3 Quake Strikes Rancho Cucamonga Area

Magnitude-2.3 Quake Strikes Rancho Cucamonga Area

A preliminary magnitude-2.3 earthquake rattled the Ranco Cucamonga area Tuesday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Monday, Dec 8, 2014 at 09:45 PM PST

Garcetti's LA Quake Safety Plan

Garcetti's LA Quake Safety Plan

Los Angeles would become an "epicenter" of preparedness under a new plan by Mayor Eric Garcetti to prevent the city from being "jarred into action by a devastating earthquake. "

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 12:20 PM PST

Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Shakes Yorba Linda

Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Shakes Yorba Linda

An earthquake with preliminary magnitude 3.0 was reported Friday in the Yorba Linda area.

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 01:44 PM PST

Small Shaker Hits Riverside County

Small Shaker Hits Riverside County

A 3.6-magnitude earthquake hit Riverside County Thursday morning.

Monday, Dec 1, 2014 at 08:44 PM PST

Magnitude-2.7 Quake Strikes Off Oxnard Coast

Magnitude-2.7 Quake Strikes Off Oxnard Coast

A preliminary magnitude-2.7 earthquake struck off the Oxnard coast Monday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Friday, Nov 21, 2014 at 08:25 AM PST

Quake Researchers Shake Building to Brink of Collapse

Quake Researchers Shake Building to Brink of Collapse

Engineering Prof. Andreas Stavridis persuaded the owner of a quake-damaged building in El Centro to allow it to be the subject of a shake experiment that, as planned, took the building to the brink of collapse...

Thursday, Nov 13, 2014 at 08:21 AM PST

LADWP Tests Earthquake Resistant Water Pipes

LADWP Tests Earthquake Resistant Water Pipes

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is testing water pipes that have been very successful in Japan, even following major earthquakes.

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 12:32 AM PST

2.5-Magnitude Quake Hits Fountain Valley Area

2.5-Magnitude Quake Hits Fountain Valley Area

A preliminary 2.5-magnitude earthquake rattled the Fountain Valley area early Monday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Monday, Nov 3, 2014 at 11:46 AM PST

Magnitude-3.4 Earthquake Shakes Inland Empire

Magnitude-3.4 Earthquake Shakes Inland Empire

A preliminary magnitude 3.4 earthquake was reported two miles from Loma Linda early Monday morning, according to the USGS.

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