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California Gets $5M Funding For Quake Warning System

The U.S. Senate has approved $5 million in funding to roll out an earthquake warning system across California next year.

12/14/2014

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LA Mayor’s Quake Plan Calls For Retrofitting Buildings, Boosting Local Water Supply

Calling it the “toughest plan in the country”, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti unveiled a proposal Monday to retrofit thousands of buildings that are most at risk in a major earthquake.

12/08/2014

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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.

12/05/2014

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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.

10/23/2014

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

People left homeless by the Northridge earthquake line up in Canoga Park, CA, 22 January 1994 to make phone calls in a remote telephone facility. Thousands of people affected by the 17 January earthquake continue to live in cars and tents rather than risk another earthquake in their homes. (Photo credit: MIKE NELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Experts Warn Of Public ‘Amnesia’ Two Decades After Northridge Quake

Medical and seismic experts Friday warned residents of the dangers of not being prepared for major earthquakes at home and at work.

09/26/2014

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KNX Ready Or Not: Renting On Fault Lines

— Preparing for an earthquake after you move into a new home or apartment should start before move-in day.

09/18/2014

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KNX Ready Or Not: Retrofit

Many Southern California homes built in the early to mid 1900s won’t survive a devastating earthquake without a major retrofit.

09/18/2014

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KNX Ready Or Not: Quake Warning System

Living in Southern California, we all know that a damaging, possibly deadly, earthquake could happen at any time.

09/18/2014

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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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Napa Earthquake Puts Spotlight On Need To Reinforce Southland’s Older Buildings

The City of Los Angeles is in the process of retrofitting many of its older buildings but CBS2/KCAL9 reporter Adrianna Weingold shows how that may not stand up against a massive quake.

08/25/2014

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Quake Preparedness Tips From The Experts

In the wake of a strong earthquake that rattled Northern California Sunday morning, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) urged residents to remain cautious and to expect aftershocks.

08/24/2014

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3.3-Magnitude Quake Hits San Pedro Area

A Magnitude 3.3 earthquake rattled the San Pedro area Sunday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

08/24/2014

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