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OC Supes Approve Emergency Declaration Related To La Habra Quake

The Orange County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an emergency declaration Tuesday in order to receive financial assistance from the state for damage related to the 5.1-magnitude quake in La Habra.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/08/2014

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String Of Quakes Spur Renewed Calls For Early Warning System

A San Fernando Valley lawmaker is among several members of Congress calling for funding of an early warning system that could alert residents before an earthquake hits.

04/03/2014

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Small Quakes Rattle Malibu, Fontana; No Damage Reported

A pair of small earthquakes rattled the Southland within one hour of each other Thursday, according to reports.

04/03/2014

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Local Chilean-Americans Try To Reach Loved Ones After 8.2-M Quake

Chilean-Americans in the Southland were trying to reach family members Tuesday night after an 8.2-magnitude earthquake rocked northern Chile.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/01/2014

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Retired Sheriff’s Deputy, Wife Recall Surviving Terrifying Rollover Crash During 5.1 Quake

Alex and Janis Yim were traveling on Carbon Canyon Road east of the 57 Freeway on Friday when the earth moved and boulders came tumbling down the hillside around them.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/01/2014

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No Immediate US Tsunami Threat From Chile Quake

Paul Whitmore, the director of the National Weather Service’s West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center, says the greatest potential threat from Tuesday night’s quake is to Hawaii.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/01/2014

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Swarm Of 3 Aftershocks Rattles La Habra Area

A swarm of three aftershocks from Friday’s 5.1-magnitude quake struck the La Habra area within one minute Tuesday.

CBS Los Angeles–04/01/2014

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Quake Survival Supplies, Kits Flying Off The Shelves

Earthquake survival tools and kits are flying off the shelves since Friday’s 5.1-magnitude temblor centered in La Habra.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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USGS Warns Residents Of Bogus Earthquake Alert Letter

A bogus letter circulating online is warning Southland residents about an impending earthquake.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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CalTech Seismologists Warn Of Potentially Large Quake From Puente Hills Fault Under LA

With the amount of recent seismic activity, CalTech seismologists warn that the Puente Hills thrust fault, which runs through Downtown Los Angeles, could produce a major quake under the city.

03/31/2014

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Residents Still Cleaning Up 3 Days After 5.1-Magnitude Quake

Three days after a 5.1-magnitude quake hit the Southland, residents are still cleaning up.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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Fanning Elementary Students To Return To School Tuesday After Earthquake Causes Damage

An elementary school in Brea remained closed Monday after officials were concerned about asbestos exposure from damage caused by Friday’s 5.1-magnitude earthquake.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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7.5 Temblor On Puente Hills Thrust Fault Would Be ‘The Quake From Hell’

Experts say a bigger earthquake along the lesser-known fault that gave Southern California a moderate shake could do more damage to the region than the long-dreaded “Big One” from the more famous San Andreas Fault.

03/30/2014

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Nearly 30 Apartments, Homes Red-Tagged In Fullerton Following La Habra Quake

Fullerton Fire Department Battalion Chief John Stokes said at least 73 people were now displaced by the temblor.

03/29/2014

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Magnitude-4.1 Aftershock Rattles Rowland Heights

A magnitude-4.1 aftershock centered near Rowland Heights has struck, the U.S. Geological Survey said Saturday.

03/29/2014

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