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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…

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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

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.

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.

Apr 16, 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...

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Dad Whose Baby Died in SUV "Made a Terrible Mistake"

Dad Whose Baby Died in SUV "Made a Terrible Mistake"

Three months after a 9-month-old boy died in his father's SUV because he overheated, the Santa Clara County District Attorney ruled on Monday that the baby's dad, will not be charged with his death.

Truck Dumps 60K Lbs. Bananas in Livermore

Truck Dumps 60K Lbs. Bananas in Livermore

A truck carrying 60,000 pounds of bananas from Mexico tipped over in Livermore on Monday morning, closing a portion of the highway near the Altamont Pass.

State Sen. Calls For Criminal Probe of Bay Bridge

State Sen. Calls For Criminal Probe of Bay Bridge

A California lawmaker is calling for a criminal investigation into construction problems on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

San Bruno to Address Illegal PG&E, CPUC Conduct in 2010 Explosion

San Bruno to Address Illegal PG&E, CPUC Conduct in 2010 Explosion

City leaders in San Bruno are expected to make a major announcement Monday, alleging a cozy relationship between PG&E and the California Public Utilities Commission.

Rare Lightning Strikes Kill 1, Injure 8 Others in SoCal

Rare Lightning Strikes Kill 1, Injure 8 Others in SoCal

A 20-year-old has man died in the hospital after being struck by lightning at Venice Beach on Sunday, officials said. Seven other beach-goers were hospitalized, including one with critical

LAPD Patrol Car Runs Over, Kills Man Lying in Street

LAPD Patrol Car Runs Over, Kills Man Lying in Street

A Los Angeles police patrol car struck and killed a man Sunday night who was lying on his back in the street in the Jefferson Park area southwest of downtown Los Angeles.