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.

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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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.

Jan 13, 2016

Before an Earthquake: What You Should Know

Before an Earthquake: What You Should Know

Click on the links for earthquake information.

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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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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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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Kerry Takes Aim at Russia Over Ukraine and Syria

Kerry Takes Aim at Russia Over Ukraine and Syria

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday sharply criticized Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria, accusing Moscow of "repeated aggression" in both places. In speech at the Munich Security...

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2 People Struck By Blow Darts on Golden Gate Bridge: CHP

2 People Struck By Blow Darts on Golden Gate Bridge: CHP

Two people were struck by blow darts while walking on the Golden Gate Bridge Friday afternoon.

Family of Slain Police Sergeant Forgives Suspect

Family of Slain Police Sergeant Forgives Suspect

The family of a Richmond police sergeant who was fatally shot during a domestic dispute at his Vallejo home early Thursday says they forgive the man accused of killing him, the father of the victim’s 6-year-old...

Missing Alameda Man Faces $113M Judgment From FTC

Missing Alameda Man Faces $113M Judgment From FTC

A 73-year-old who seems to have disappeared without a trace may be behind a get rich scam that bilked thousands of customers out of millions of dollars.

Santa Cruz's Nic Lamb Wins Mavericks Surf Contest

Santa Cruz's Nic Lamb Wins Mavericks Surf Contest

Northern Californian Nic Lamb has won the big-waves surfing contest known as the Titans of Mavericks.

Rubio Under Pressure for Next GOP Debate

Rubio Under Pressure for Next GOP Debate

Marco Rubio enters Saturday night's Republican presidential debate facing immense pressure to right his campaign after faltering badly in the last contest and finishing a disappointing fifth in New...

Police Searching for Man Who Exposed Himself to Students

Police Searching for Man Who Exposed Himself to Students

Police are searching for a man suspected of exposing himself in front of two female high school students in Santa Clara.