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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 […]


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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 […]


The parking structure at the Northridge Fashion Center in the Fernando Valley collapsed after a severe earthquake struck Southern California on Jan. 17, 1994. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Lucy Jones tasked with earthquake preparedness for LA

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Seismologist Lucy Jones will devote much her time this year to preparing the city of Los Angeles for its next big earthquake, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today. The announcement comes as […]


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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 […]


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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, […]


4.2-magnitude quake reported off Ore.-Calif. coast

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A 4.2-magnitude earthquake was reported Wednesday morning in the Pacific Ocean about 140 miles off the coast of Oregon and California. The U.S. Geological Survey said it struck at a depth […]


Magnitude-3.3 earthquake shakes off LA coast

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) – A small earthquake has struck off the Southern California coast near Los Angeles, but there are no reports of damages or injuries. The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.3 quake […]


Magnitude-6.4 quake shakes Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) – A magnitude-6.4 earthquake rattled the Philippine island of Mindano early Saturday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries from the temblor, which hit […]



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