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Sunday, 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.

Tuesday, 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...

Thursday, 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.

Thursday, Oct 15, 2015
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By Mathew Luschek

The Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

Images from the great 1906 earthquake of San Francisco.View gallery

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Thursday, 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.

Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016

Before an Earthquake: What You Should Know

Before an Earthquake: What You Should Know

Click on the links for earthquake information.

Monday, Aug 31, 2015
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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...View gallery

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Friday, 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...View gallery

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Thursday, 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.View gallery

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MTV Classic Brings Back 'Daria,' 'Beavis and Butthead'

MTV Classic Brings Back 'Daria,' 'Beavis and Butthead'

Beloved shows such as "Daria," "Beavis & Butt-head" and "Jackass" will be back on air as the new channel will be focusing on shows that premiered on MTV during the 1990s and early 2000s.

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Navy to Name Ship After Harvey Milk: Report

Navy to Name Ship After Harvey Milk: Report

The United States Navy will be naming one of their ships after gay rights icon and San Francisco politician Harvey Milk, according to a report by the U.S. Naval Institute, which cites a Congressional notice...

Hotter Weather Expected Near Monterey Fire That Killed One

Hotter Weather Expected Near Monterey Fire That Killed One

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 Light Streaking Across Sky Was Chinese Rocket's Re-entry

Light Streaking Across Sky Was Chinese Rocket's Re-entry

Northern California was abuzz Wednesday night with reports of a mysterious light streaking across the sky.

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Pet Adoption Won't Change Your Lifestyle

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DNC Final Night: Hillary Clinton to Make Her Case

DNC Final Night: Hillary Clinton to Make Her Case

Hours of testimonials have led to this. Now, it's time for Hillary Clinton to make her own case. The former first lady, U.S. senator and secretary of state will step out of the shadows of presidents past...

Facebook Agrees to Refunds on In-App Purchases by Minors

Facebook Agrees to Refunds on In-App Purchases by Minors

Court documents show Facebook has agreed to allow users to request refunds of in-app purchases made by minors as part of a settlement of a class-action lawsuit.