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$5M In Federal Funding Approved For Earthquake Early Warning System

For millions of Angelenos, the politician believes it could be the difference between life and death when “the big one” hits.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/15/2014

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M3.0 Quake Jolts Yorba Linda; No Damages Reported

A magnitude-3.0 earthquake rumbled through northern Orange County just before noon Friday.


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2 Earthquakes Hit Off Coast Of Catalina

Back-to-back earthquakes struck early Monday morning off the coast of Catalina.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/10/2014

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Geologists Confirm Quake Fault Runs Underneath Proposed Hollywood Skycraper Site

Scientists with the California Geological Survey released a final map that shows the Hollywood Fault cuts through the properties of the proposed twin-skyscraper mega-project.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2014

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Magntiude-3.4 Earthquake Hits Loma Linda

A magnitude-3.4 earthquake shook the Loma Linda area early Monday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/03/2014

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Magnitude-3.1 Earthquake Shakes Running Springs

A magnitude-3.1 earthquake struck the Running Springs area Saturday morning.

CBS Los Angeles–10/25/2014

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3.0-Magnitude Quake Reported Near Brea

A 3.0-magnitide quake was reported north of Brea Thursday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.


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Structural Engineers Call For Retrofitting Older LA Buildings

Hundreds of structural engineers gathered Monday to address the risks posed by earthquakes to some of the oldest buildings in the city of Los Angeles.


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Magnitude-3.1 Earthquake Shakes Ludlow

The tremor hit at 6:03 a.m., about 30 miles east of the city, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2014

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Millions Participate In Thursday’s ‘Great Shake Out’ Earthquake Drill

Millions of Californians Thursday participated in the fifth annual “Great Shake Out” Earthquake Drill.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/16/2014

Dr. Lucy Jones has been a seismologist with the USGS and a Visiting Research Associate at the Seismological Laboratory of Caltech since 1983.  (Photo credit: CBS)

USGS Seismologist Warns LA Quake Could Knock Out Power Grid, Disrupt Water Supply

On the eve of the “Great ShakeOut,” Dr. Lucy Jones updated Los Angeles officials on ways the city can better prepare for an earthquake, and potential losses in the event of a quake.


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3.3-Magnitude Quake Reported Near Joshua Tree

A 3.3-magnitide quake was reported south of Joshua Tree, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.


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3.2-Magnitude Quake Reported Near Morongo Valley

A 3.2-magnitide quake was reported west of Morongo Valley, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.


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3.2-Magnitude Quake Reported Near Avalon

A 3.2-magnitide quake was reported north of Avalon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.


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Officials Urge Residents To Participate In “Great Quake Shakeout”

Officials are showing Southland residents how they can prepare themselves before the next big earthquake hits.




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