Earthquake

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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.

10/15/2014

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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.

10/12/2014

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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.

10/11/2014

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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.

10/01/2014

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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.

09/26/2014

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KNX Ready Or Not: Insurance Commissioner’s Expert Tony Cignarale

All of the experts say the ‘big one’ is coming, but only a small percentage of the homes in California are protected by earthquake insurance.

09/18/2014

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KNX Ready Or Not: California Earthquake Authority CEO Glenn Pomeroy

All of the experts say the ‘big one’ is coming, but only a small percentage of the homes in California are protected by earthquake insurance.

09/18/2014

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KNX Ready Or Not: Safest Place

The experts say Southern California is due for a massive possibly deadly earthquake.

09/18/2014

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KNX Ready Or Not: California Earthquake Authority

All of the experts say the “Big One” is coming, but only a small percentage of the homes in California are protected by earthquake insurance.

09/18/2014

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Special Report: Why You’re NOT Ready for Disaster

Ready or Not? Sounds like a children’s game. But it’s not. In fact, whether you are ready or not when a major disaster hits, can make the difference between life and death.

09/12/2014

Aerial view of the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant which sits on the edge of the Pacific Ocean at Avila Beach in San Luis Obispo County. (Photo credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Regulators Affirm Quake Safety For Last Operating Nuclear Plant In Calif.

Federal regulators say the nuclear power plant near San Luis Obispo is safe to continue operating.

09/11/2014

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3.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Near Piru

A 3.7-Magnitude earthquake has just hit near Piru.

09/07/2014

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3.7 Earthquake Rattles Residents Near San Jacinto

A 3.7 earthquake, centered in San Jacinto, shook part of the Southland on Tuesday night.

09/02/2014

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What To Do Immediately After An Earthquake

After an earthquake, no matter where you are, you’re not out of the danger zone.

09/02/2014

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