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Seismograph reading of an earthquake. (AP Photo)

Large earthquake strikes off coast of Chile

  SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A magnitude-6.5 earthquake struck off the coast of Chile on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but Chilean officials said it was not felt on land and discarded the possibility […]

05/20/2013

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Earthquake in Marina del Rey

MARINA DEL REY (CNS) – A magnitude-3.0 earthquake centered one mile southeast of Marina del Rey jolted the Southland today, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The quake struck at 2:08 […]

05/09/2013

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Small quakes strike Ventura County

PASADENA (CNS) – Two small earthquakes struck Ventura County today, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.    The first temblor struck at 2:05 a.m. at a depth of 13 miles with a magnitude of 3.5, […]

05/07/2013

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China’s Sichuan hit by earthquake

BEIJING (AP) — A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has hit China’s Sichuan province, the site of a massive earthquake in 2008.

04/19/2013

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Feds donate $5M toward Calif. quake alert system

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — California’s prototype earthquake warning system is getting a $5 million boost from the federal government. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced the funding in a statement Thursday.

04/18/2013

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Quake kills at least 46 along Iran-Pakistan border

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A major earthquake described as the strongest to hit Iran in more than half a century flattened homes and offices Tuesday on both sides of the Iran-Pakistan border, killing at least 46 people in the sparsely populated region.

04/16/2013

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2 small quakes in Southern California desert

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There are no reports of damage or injury from a pair of small earthquakes that struck in Southern California’s desert region.

04/07/2013

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Calif. prototype quake warning system gave heads up

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — An earthquake warning system that has been under development in California worked during this week’s light but widely felt temblor, scientists said Wednesday.

03/13/2013

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Earthquake shakes wide area of S. California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An earthquake has shaken a wide swath of Southern California but there’s no word of any damage. The U.S. Geological Survey’s monitoring system places the epicenter in the desert near Anza, about 100 miles southeast of Los Angeles.

03/11/2013

Small quake shakes inland region east of LA

LOMA LINDA, Calif. (AP) — A small earthquake has shaken the inland region east of Los Angeles, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

02/26/2013

Earthquake in the Solomon Islands

Four believed dead after tsunami hits Solomon Islands

SYDNEY (AP) — At least four people are missing and presumed dead after a powerful earthquake off the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific generated a tsunami up to five feet tall.

02/06/2013

Location of Craig, Alaska

Strong earthquake shakes parts of Alaska, Canada

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A powerful earthquake sparked a tsunami warning for hundreds of miles of Alaskan and Canadian coastline, but the alert was canceled when no damaging waves were generated.

01/05/2013

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