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A broken block wall blocks the sidewalk Saturday, March 29, 2014, after an earthquake hit Orange County Friday night in Fullerton, Calif. More than 100 aftershocks have rattled Orange County south of Los Angeles where a magnitude-5.1 earthquake struck Friday. Despite the relatively minor damage, no injuries have been reported. (AP Photo/The Orange County Register, Ken Steinhardt)

7.5 quake on California fault could be disastrous

LA HABRA, Calif. (AP) — Experts say a bigger earthquake along the lesser-known fault that gave Southern California a moderate shake could do more damage to the region than the long-dreaded “Big One” from the […]

03/30/2014

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Magnitude-4.1 aftershock shakes Los Angeles area

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A magnitude-4.1 aftershock has rattled parts of Southern California where a moderate quake occurred the day before. The U.S. Geological Survey says the aftershock struck shortly after 2:30 p.m. Saturday. A […]

03/29/2014

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Magnitude-5.1 earthquake shakes Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Los Angeles area and surrounding counties Friday evening, authorities said The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck at about 9:09 p.m. and was centered near […]

03/28/2014

In this March 27, 1964 photo released by the U.S. Geological Suvery, a man looks over fissures following an earthquake in the Seward Highway at the head of Turnagain Arm near Anchorage, Alaska. North America's largest earthquake rattled Alaska 50 years ago, killing 15 people and creating a tsunami that killed 124 more from Alaska to California. The magnitude 9.2 quake hit at 5:30 p.m. on Good Friday, turning soil beneath parts of Anchorage into jelly and collapsing buildings that were not engineered to withstand the force of colliding continental plates. (AP Photo/U.S. Geological Survey

Great Alaska Earthquake shook Alaska 50 years ago (Photos)

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Electric clocks on walls in Anchorage shut down at 5:36 p.m. on March 27, 1964. Time stopped at the start of the ’64 Great Alaska Earthquake, the second largest ever recorded […]

03/26/2014

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Washington Monument to reopen May 12 after repairs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Park Service says the Washington Monument will reopen to visitors May 12 after being closed for nearly three years due to a 2011 earthquake. The park service says the remaining […]

03/25/2014

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National tsunami preparedness week

LONG BEACH (CNS) – Earthquake experts today cautioned that while rare, a large tsunami could have a significant impact on Southern California’s coastal areas and urged residents to prepare for such an event as part […]

03/25/2014

Egill Hauksson a Caltech Seismologist talks about an early morning earthquake during a news conference at Caltech in Pasadena, Calif, on Monday, March 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Nick Ut )

‘Shamrock Shake’ provides reminder to prepare for earthquakes, other disasters

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – St. Patrick’s Day got off to a shaky start today when a magnitude-4.4 earthquake centered southeast of Encino in the Santa Monica Mountains gave residents a jolt and several seconds of […]

03/17/2014

KTLA morning anchors react during 4.4 earthquake as seen in video posted on YouTube.

KTLA news anchor’s on-air reaction to earthquake goes viral (Video)

KTLA news anchor’s on-air reaction to earthquake goes viral, topping 1.3 million views in just eight hours!

03/17/2014

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Earthquake felt across Los Angeles

A rude awakening for a lot of you this morning as a magnitude 4.4 earthquake rocked the Southland.  The shaking has a lot of you on alert, wondering if all the shaking is over for […]

03/17/2014

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Expert advice to prepare for a natural disaster

Red Cross Los Angeles CEO Jarrett Barrios talks to Money 101’s Bob McCormick about preparing for a natural disaster.

03/17/2014

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