Dec 11, 2011

Earthquakes Threaten CA Schools

Earthquakes Threaten CA Schools

Could the school year be called off on account of earthquake? Maybe, because the state agency tasked with ensuring schoolhouse safety in California isn't doing its job, according to a report.

Aug 23, 2011

Earthquakes: East Coast vs. West Coast

Earthquakes: East Coast vs. West Coast

"Rocks on the East Coast are better transmitters of energy that rocks on the West Coast," said Dr. Lucy Jones, of Caltech in Pasadena. "Out here they are broken up. On the East Coast, the rocks are relatively...

Oct 20, 2011

Quake Survival Kits for Work, Home, Car

Quake Survival Kits for Work, Home, Car

When the big one hits, experts say mobile survival kits will be key.

Apr 18, 2014
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By Mathew Luschek

The Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

Images from the great 1906 earthquake of San Francisco. See Full Gallery

Oct 13, 2011

$4.6 Million for Earthquake Research

$4.6 Million for Earthquake Research

Current quake research includes just 100 years of seismic history.

Oct 12, 2011

Before an Earthquake: What You Should Know

Before an Earthquake: What You Should Know

Click on the links for earthquake information.

Jun 27, 2011
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By Jonathan Lloyd

What You'll Find Along the San Andreas Fault

A look at what you'll find along the southern portion of the 800-mile-long San... See Full Gallery

Mar 18, 2011
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By Amanda Martinez

Dramatic Photos: Devastation in Japan

A magnitude 8.9 earthquake slammed Japan's northeastern coast Friday, unleashing... See Full Gallery

Apr 7, 2011
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By Lori Preuitt

March 2011: Tsunami Hits California Coast

Those tsunami warnings were real this time. Just look at Santa Cruz harbor. See Full Gallery

24 minutes ago

Lawmakers: Feds Should Have Deported Sanchez

Lawmakers: Feds Should Have Deported Sanchez

Lawmakers criticized federal officials Tuesday for failing to deport an immigrant with multiple felony convictions and an outstanding drug warrant who allegedly went on to murder a woman in San Francisco.

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Murder Charge Appropriate in Pier 14 Case: Expert

Murder Charge Appropriate in Pier 14 Case: Expert

A legal expert says the San Francisco District Attorney made the appropriate call charging Francisco Sanchez with murder.

Cycle of Drugs, Deportation: Pier 14 Suspect’s Criminal History

Cycle of Drugs, Deportation: Pier 14 Suspect’s Criminal History

Francisco Sanchez, the undocumented immigrant charged in the murder of a 32-year-old woman strolling along a San Francisco pier, has a criminal history dating back to 1991, mostly for drugs, including heroin...

Motorcyclist Charged With DUI After Fatal Accident

Motorcyclist Charged With DUI After Fatal Accident

A motorcyclist who crashed into two pedestrians in San Francisco, killing one, has been charged with a felony DUI, police said.

Family Sues Over Officer-Involved Shooting Death

Family Sues Over Officer-Involved Shooting Death

Two Bay Area officers are facing a lawsuit from family members who say their relative was unarmed and naked when police fatally shot him in the back.

Heroin Deaths Quadruple Across U.S.: Report

Heroin Deaths Quadruple Across U.S.: Report

Health officials say the number of U.S. heroin users has grown by about 300,000 over a decade. Most of the increase was among whites, across income levels. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

World Cup Celebration Kicks Off in LA

World Cup Celebration Kicks Off in LA

Fans gathered outside Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles Tuesday morning to celebrate with the United States women's soccer team after the team captured its third World Cup championship.