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Millions To Take Part In Thursday’s Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill

Hoping to survive an earthquake, many Californians and people in earthquake prone regions around the world were gearing up for a major earthquake drill.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/16/2013

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4.2 Magnitude Quake Strikes About 40 Miles North Of Joshua Tree

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck about 40 miles north of Joshua Tree Saturday evening.

10/05/2013

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Gov. Brown Signs Calif. Quake Warning System Bill

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/24/2013

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LA May Make List Of Quake-Sensitive Buildings

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2013

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Light Quake Strikes Near Weldon In Kern County

The U.S. Geological Survey says a light quake has struck Kern County.

08/25/2013

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Micro-Quake Rolls Through Northern Orange County

The U.S. Geological Survey says a micro-quake rolled through the northern portion of Orange County.

08/03/2013

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M4.3 Quake Jolts Kern County; No Damage Reported

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.

07/24/2013

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Minor Quake Recorded Near Salton City

A quake measuring a preliminary magnitude of 3.3 struck near Salton City on Saturday.

06/29/2013

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M3.5 Quake Rattles Residents Near Hemet

A magnitude-3.5 earthquake has struck about 15 miles east-southeast of Hemet in Riverside County, according to reports Friday.

CBS Los Angeles–06/28/2013

Micro quakes

Trio Of ‘Micro’ Quakes Rattle SoCal Coast

Three small earthquakes struck off the Southern California coast on Friday.

06/07/2013

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3.2 Quake Reported Just South Of Malibu

A quake measuring 3.2 struck just south of Malibu Thursday evening.

05/02/2013

(source: Caltech)

Seismologist Warns ‘More Earthquakes’ Coming To SoCal

A pair of minor earthquakes that rattled the Westside over the weekend are more common than one may think – but one seismologist said Monday that doesn’t mean residents shouldn’t be prepared.

04/29/2013

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3.2 Quake Reported Near Marina Del Rey

A magnitude-3.2 earthquake struck near Marina Del Rey at 7:52 p.m. Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

04/26/2013

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USGS To Get $5M For SoCal Early Quake Warning System

An earthquake warning system aimed at protecting the Southland will get a much-needed financial boost Friday.

04/19/2013

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Minor Quake Reported Near Indio

Caltech says a minor quake has struck near Indio.

04/07/2013

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