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Monday, Apr 13, 2015 at 07:03 AM PDT

Quakes Hit Baldwin Hills Area, Felt Across LA

Quakes Hit Baldwin Hills Area, Felt Across LA

A 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck the Baldwin Hills area Sunday night, hours after a 2.5-magnitude temblor jolted the area, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 06:57 AM PDT

Magnitude-4.1 Earthquake Shakes Central CA

Magnitude-4.1 Earthquake Shakes Central CA

A magnitude-4.1 earthquake was reported Friday morning in Fresno County.

Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 at 11:39 AM PDT

Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Reported Off Dana Point

Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Reported Off Dana Point

A magnitude-3.0 earthquake was reported late Thursday morning off the Southern California coast, according to the USGS.

Sunday, Apr 5, 2015 at 11:57 AM PDT

MAP: Largest California Earthquakes

MAP: Largest California Earthquakes

Click here for a map of general locations of the largest magnitude earthquakes reported in California since 1900.

Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015 at 07:32 AM PDT

Chance of 8.0 Earthquake in California Rises: USGS

Chance of 8.0 Earthquake in California Rises: USGS

Scientists are virtually certain that California will be rocked by a strong earthquake in the next 30 years. Now they say the risk of a mega-quake is more likely than previously thought.

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 05:52 PM PST

3.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Twentynine Palms

3.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Twentynine Palms

A preliminary 3.7-magnitude earthquake struck the Twentynine Palms area on Wednesday evening.

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 at 04:57 PM PST

Quake Plan Represents "Biggest Step Forward"

Quake Plan Represents "Biggest Step Forward"

An action plan to fortify Los Angeles in the event of a major earthquake will be discussed Tuesday by Mayor Eric Garcetti and his point person on earthquake safety at a meeting with members of the city's...

Monday, Feb 16, 2015 at 03:35 PM PST

6.8 Quake Strikes Off Japan Coast

6.8 Quake Strikes Off Japan Coast

A preliminary 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of northern Japan, according to the United States Geological Survey.

Wednesday, Feb 4, 2015 at 11:27 AM PST

Obama Urges Early Earthquake Warning System

Obama Urges Early Earthquake Warning System

California lawmakers say President Barack Obama's recommendation to spend $5 million next year on an early earthquake warning system for the West Coast represents a significant breakthrough.

Wednesday, Feb 4, 2015 at 09:09 AM PST

Aging Levee System Could Crumble in Quake

Aging Levee System Could Crumble in Quake

Almost one-third third of Southern California's drinking water comes from 300 miles away in an area between San Fransisco and Sacramento known as the delta and travels through a century-old system of levees that...

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