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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Death Toll of Refugees in Truck on Austria Highway Rises

Death Toll of Refugees in Truck on Austria Highway Rises

The number of migrants found dead in a truck abandoned on the side of a highway in Austria has reached at least 70, the country's interior ministry said Friday, NBC News reported. Police originally thought...

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Small Plane Crashes in San Carlos

Small Plane Crashes in San Carlos

The pilot of a small plane that crashed Thursday shortly after taking off from the San Carlos airport walked away without any injuries, officials said.

Sunnyvale, VTA Work to Address Heavy Traffic Issues

Sunnyvale, VTA Work to Address Heavy Traffic Issues

Sunnyvale city leaders and Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority officials on Thursday asked residents to weigh in on solutions for the so-called "The Mathilda Mess."

SFPD Now Equipped to Help Overdose Victims

SFPD Now Equipped to Help Overdose Victims

San Francisco police officers are being equipped with a new trauma kit to help overdose victims.

Student Fatally Shot at Savannah State University

Student Fatally Shot at Savannah State University

A college junior died after being shot Thursday night in Savannah State University’s student union building. Christopher Starks, a junior from the Atlanta area, died at a local hospital, the college said in...

CPUC to Hire Independent Panel for PG&E Audit

CPUC to Hire Independent Panel for PG&E Audit

The California Public Utilities Commission unanimously voted Thursday to launch a formal audit, investigating the corporate culture of PG&E.

Officer Kills Suspect Wielding Chain: OPD

Officer Kills Suspect Wielding Chain: OPD

A female officer responding to an assault in Oakland on Thursday morning ended up killing a suspect after the man immediately struck her multiple times with a metal chain when she tried to talk to him,...