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Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013

Prepare for California's Next Earthquake

Prepare for California's Next Earthquake

California Earthquake Authority and the American Red Cross team up to make sure you're ready the next time disaster strikes. Read on for safety tips…

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012

How To Prepare For The Next Large-Scale Earthquake

How To Prepare For The Next Large-Scale Earthquake

Despite the threat of earthquakes, most Californians are unprepared for the next disaster. Thankfully, the CEA and the Red Cross have teamed up to change that.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012

The Red Cross Bay Area's Earthquake Safety Guide

The Red Cross Bay Area's Earthquake Safety Guide

Read the Red Cross's recommendations for staying safe in a quake.

Monday, May 13, 2013

3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits East of San Jose

3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits East of San Jose

No reports of damage

Thursday, Jun 27, 2013

Gov. Brown on Bay Bridge Bolt Problem: S--- Happens

Gov. Brown on Bay Bridge Bolt Problem: S--- Happens

Brown says public still confident in Bay Bridge

Monday, May 13, 2013

Bay Bridge Has Bolts Similar to Banned Bolts

Bay Bridge Has Bolts Similar to Banned Bolts

The new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge has more than 1,200 bolts that could be problematic, experts say.

Monday, May 13, 2013

First Confirmed Japanese Tsunami Debris in California

First Confirmed Japanese Tsunami Debris in California

A barnacle-covered fishing boat that washed ashore this month in Crescent City has been confirmed as the first debris from the 2011 tsunami in Japan to reach California's shores. The National Oceanic Atmospheric

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013

4.3 Magnitude Quake Hits off California Coast

4.3 Magnitude Quake Hits off California Coast

Authorities say there are no reports of damage after an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.3 hit off the coast of Northern California Sunday morning.

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013

Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Rattles the North Bay

Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Rattles the North Bay

Residents in the North Bay were shaken up overnight by a magnitude 4.5 earthquake just north of Santa Rosa.

Monday, Mar 11, 2013

Japanese Teens Deliver a Lesson on Japan's Disaster

Japanese Teens Deliver a Lesson on Japan's Disaster

A group of visiting Japanese high school students is in the Bay Area this week, speaking to their American counterparts about Japan's devastating earthquake and tsunami, which marked its second anniversary Monday. Joe Rosato Jr. rerports

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4th Person Pronounced Dead After Four-Alarm Oakland Blaze
4th Person Pronounced Dead After Four-Alarm Oakland Blaze

A fourth victim on Tuesday was pulled from the destroyed Oakland apartment building that engulfed in flames Monday morning, according to the Alameda County Sheriff's Department.

San Jose Leaders Tackle Scam Artists Targeting Flood Victims
San Jose Leaders Tackle Scam Artists Targeting Flood Victims

While San Jose continues to clean up and rebuild following historic flooding last month, Mayor Sam Liccardo has identified a new threat: scam artists.

Inmate at Santa Clara County Main Jail Injured in Attack
Inmate at Santa Clara County Main Jail Injured in Attack

An inmate was injured in a violent attack Sunday morning inside the Santa Clara County Main Jail, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office.

Final Goodbye: Last Section of Old Bay Bridge Coming Down
Final Goodbye: Last Section of Old Bay Bridge Coming Down

Tuesday is the final day to catch a glimpse of an iconic Bay Area fixture.

DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources
DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources

Democratic National Committee has requested the resignation letters of all current staffers be submitted by next month, according to multiple sources familiar with the party's internal working, NBC News reported. Party staffs typically sees major turnover with a new boss, but the mass resignation letters will give new chairman Tom Perez a chance to completely remake the DNC's headquarters from scratch after staffing had already reached unusual low following a round of layoffs in December. Immediately after Perez' election in late February, an adviser to outgoing DNC Interim Chair Donna Brazile, Leah Daughtry, asked every employee to submit a letter of resignation dated April 15, several sources tell NBC News.

Pursuit Ends in Multi-Vehicle Crash in Pittsburg
Pursuit Ends in Multi-Vehicle Crash in Pittsburg

A pursuit on Tuesday led to a multi-car crash in Pittsburg, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Department.