A state lawmaker from Torrance wants Sacramento to boost funding to map active earthquake faults to prevent buildings from being constructed near dangerous faults.
The head of the Department of Building and Safety has formerly asked a UC Berkeley professor to share his list of 1,500 possibly vulnerable buildings.
Could the appearance of rare “sea serpents” washing ashore beaches in Southern California portend disaster?
The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong quake has struck in the Gulf of California.
Hoping to survive an earthquake, many Californians and people in earthquake prone regions around the world were gearing up for a major earthquake drill.
A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck about 40 miles north of Joshua Tree Saturday evening.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday ordered creation of a statewide earthquake early warning system that could give millions of Californians a few precious seconds of warning before a powerful temblor strikes.
The city of Los Angeles is looking into creating a list of so-called soft-story buildings that are vulnerable to collapsing during an earthquake.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a light quake has struck Kern County.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a micro-quake rolled through the northern portion of Orange County.
The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.3 has shaken a sparsely populated area of Kern County south of Lake Isabella.
A quake measuring a preliminary magnitude of 3.3 struck near Salton City on Saturday.
A magnitude-3.5 earthquake has struck about 15 miles east-southeast of Hemet in Riverside County, according to reports Friday.
Three small earthquakes struck off the Southern California coast on Friday.
A quake measuring 3.2 struck just south of Malibu Thursday evening.