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...

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... 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

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Russia to US: Show Evidence Rebels Downed Jet

Russia to US: Show Evidence Rebels Downed Jet

Russia rejected Western claims that Kremlin-backed rebels shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, demanding that America provide evidence of its alleged role in the jet’s downing, NBC News reported.

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Security Guard Accused of Attacking Another Student

Security Guard Accused of Attacking Another Student

A former Oakland High School security guard who is facing federal charges for throwing a wheelchair-bound student to the ground faces new allegations of brutality.

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San Mateo County Forms LGBTQ Commission

San Mateo County Forms LGBTQ Commission

San Mateo County supervisors have voted to establish what may be the first LGBTQ county commission in California.

Stockton Robbery Suspect Charged with Triple Murder

Stockton Robbery Suspect Charged with Triple Murder

The only surviving suspect in last week's bank robbery, police chase and deadly shootout in Stockton that left three dead, including one hostage, was charged Monday with three counts of murder.

Advanced Planning Helps EBMUD During California's Severe Drought

Advanced Planning Helps EBMUD During California's Severe Drought

The East Bay Municipal Utilities District credits customers doing their part to conserve and advanced planning for being able to deal with California's severe drought.

SF Man Accused of Impersonating Police Officer

SF Man Accused of Impersonating Police Officer

A man who dressed and acted like a police officer and allegedly coerced immigrants into committing sex acts in San Francisco was arrested earlier this month, police said Monday.