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

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ISIS Rules Reveal Effort to Establish Functioning State

ISIS Rules Reveal Effort to Establish Functioning State

A newly revealed series of religious rulings purportedly issued by a council of clerics wielding wide authority inside the so-called Islamic State provide insight into the group’s effort to govern all corners of...

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SFPD Defends Fatal Shooting in Tense Meeting

SFPD Defends Fatal Shooting in Tense Meeting

Neighbors and friends of a 21-year-old man who was fatally shot by police in San Francisco's Mission District voiced their anger and frustrations at a community meeting held Monday.

Fatal Train Crossing Crash Prompt Call For Safety Change

Fatal Train Crossing Crash Prompt Call For Safety Change

Some Menlo Park residents are urging the city to fix what they call a dangerous train crossing.

Car Slams Into Pet Clinic in Campbell

Car Slams Into Pet Clinic in Campbell

Campbell police said the driver of a four-door car accidentally crashed into the entrance of a Campbell pet clinic Monday night.

Sierra LaMar Search Suspended: Family

Sierra LaMar Search Suspended: Family

The nearly three-year search for Sierra LaMar will soon be called off, her family announced Monday.

Caltrans Herbicide Spraying Raises Concerns in San Mateo County

Caltrans Herbicide Spraying Raises Concerns in San Mateo County

A battle is brewing in San Mateo County over the use of herbicides.

San Jose Near Bottom in Bay Area for Street Repairs

San Jose Near Bottom in Bay Area for Street Repairs

San Jose ranks near the bottom of the list in the Bay Area when it comes to street repairs. And according to the city auditor, it’s going to take millions of dollars to make the necessary repairs.