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.

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... 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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Chicken, Goose Slow Down Bay Area Commutes

Chicken, Goose Slow Down Bay Area Commutes

A chicken and goose on two Bay Area freeways created minor slowdowns Wednesday morning for early morning commuters.

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Inside California's Historic Bail Bonds Raid

Inside California's Historic Bail Bonds Raid

NBC Bay Area gets the inside story of the state's multi-year investigation into the bail bonds industry. Law enforcement says that bail bonds agents worked with informants inside the jail to reach potential...

West Oakland BART Station Reopens After Man Shoots Himself

West Oakland BART Station Reopens After Man Shoots Himself

A man shot himself while resisting officers at the West Oakland BART station, authorities said in a statement on Tuesday night.

Death at County Jail Now a Criminal Investigation

Death at County Jail Now a Criminal Investigation

A death at the Santa Clara County Jail has turned into a criminal investigation. Three correctional officers involved in the death have had search warrants issued at their homes.

Two Families Connect 70 Years After World War II

Two Families Connect 70 Years After World War II

George Hinkins was serving in the British navy in 1945, manning a gun aboard an aircraft carrier, when a kamikaze pilot flew right into him. Both Hinkins and the pilot were killed.

1st Hearing for Officers Charged in Freddie Gray's Death

1st Hearing for Officers Charged in Freddie Gray's Death

A handful of protesters are demonstrating on a corner outside a Baltimore courthouse where the first hearing in the case of six city police officers charged in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray will...

Steinle Family Files 3 Claims in Pier 14 Shooting

Steinle Family Files 3 Claims in Pier 14 Shooting

The family of a young woman gunned down along Pier 14 in San Francisco filed three claims against San Francisco and federal agencies on Tuesday, saying that failed gun storage, a failed "Sanctuary City" policy...