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
|
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
|
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
|
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
|
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

54 minutes ago

Theodore Van Kirk, Last Survivor of Enola Gay's Crew, Dies

Theodore Van Kirk, Last Survivor of Enola Gay's Crew, Dies

The last crew member of the Enola Gay—the bomber which infamously dropped the first atomic bomb on Japan near the end of WWII—has died in Georgia, NBC News reported.

Top Stories
Navy Finds Radiation in Treasure Island Home

Navy Finds Radiation in Treasure Island Home

For years the Navy has denied the presence of radiological contaminants on the former naval shipyard and only recently acknowledged that parts of Treasure Island are “radiologically impacted.”

PG&E Charged with Obstruction in San Bruno Blast

PG&E Charged with Obstruction in San Bruno Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric is accused of lying to regulators in connection with the fatal 2010 pipeline explosion that leveled a San Bruno neighborhood in 2010.

Wisconsin Woman Visiting Bay Area Reported Missing

Wisconsin Woman Visiting Bay Area Reported Missing

Mountain View police are asking for the public's help in locating a 24-year-old Wisconsin woman missing since early Sunday morning.

Geyser Gushes Onto Sunset Blvd., UCLA After Main Break

Geyser Gushes Onto Sunset Blvd., UCLA After Main Break

A massive water main break flooded Sunset Boulevard and the UCLA campus Tuesday afternoon, stranding cars, a bus and drivers in several feet of swiftly rising water and mud. The 30-inch water main rupture...

No Explosives Found Inside Hayward Home

No Explosives Found Inside Hayward Home

The Alameda County bomb squad and a Hayward police SWAT team surrounded a home for hours Tuesday after finding notes indicating there were possible explosives inside.

FedEx Pleads Not Guilty to Shipping Drugs for Illegal Pharmacies

FedEx Pleads Not Guilty to Shipping Drugs for Illegal Pharmacies

FedEx has plead not guilty to felony drug distribution charges related to accusations of working with illegal internet drug companies.