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.
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.
A pair of small earthquakes rattled the Southland within one hour of each other Thursday, according to reports.
Chilean-Americans in the Southland were trying to reach family members Tuesday night after an 8.2-magnitude earthquake rocked northern Chile.
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.
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.
A swarm of three aftershocks from Friday’s 5.1-magnitude quake struck the La Habra area within one minute Tuesday.
Earthquake survival tools and kits are flying off the shelves since Friday’s 5.1-magnitude temblor centered in La Habra.
A bogus letter circulating online is warning Southland residents about an impending earthquake.
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.
Three days after a 5.1-magnitude quake hit the Southland, residents are still cleaning up.
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.
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.
Fullerton Fire Department Battalion Chief John Stokes said at least 73 people were now displaced by the temblor.
A magnitude-4.1 aftershock centered near Rowland Heights has struck, the U.S. Geological Survey said Saturday.