southern california earthquake

Lucy Jones, a USGS seismologist talks during a news conference at Caltech in Pasadena, Calif, on Monday, March 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Nick Ut )

Building evaluations continue after Friday’s earthquake

BREA (CNS) – The main building of Fanning Elementary School, which suffered “significant” damage during Friday night’s magnitude-5.1 earthquake, will likely be closed for more than a week so the district can complete repairs on […]

03/31/2014

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Small quake rattles Orange County area

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A small earthquake has rattled northern Orange County but there have been no reports of damage or injury. The U.S. Geological Survey says that the magnitude 3.8 temblor hit shortly before […]

01/16/2014

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Did you feel it? SoCal quake early this morning

PASADENA (CNS) – Southern California was hit today by a magnitude-4.4 earthquake whose epicenter was in San Bernardino County. The quake struck at 1:35 a.m. at a depth of just over 3 miles, according to […]

01/15/2014

Seismograph reading of an earthquake. (AP Photo)

Los Angeles to observe 20th anniversary of 1994 Northridge quake

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council today will begin its commemoration of the 20th of anniversary of the 1994 Northridge earthquake with a presentation on the temblor at its regular meeting. Friday […]

01/14/2014

Home gas explosion blamed on OC earthquake

(AP) – A Southern California earthquake is being blamed for a house explosion that sent a man in his 70s to the hospital with minor injuries. The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin says the 4.5-magnitude quake that […]

08/09/2012