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Proposed CPMC Van Ness & Geary Hospital (San Francisco Planning Department)

New CPMC Hospital Using Goo-Filled Walls To Dampen Shaking From Earthquakes

Monday’s 4.0 magnitude earthquake was just a taste of what Bay Area faults can do, and engineers building Sutter Health’s new California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco are using technology employed in Japan that could keep the facility open in the event of the “big one.”

08/17/2015

California Earthquake generic

Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Shakes San Jose Area

A magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck in San Jose Wednesday afternoon the USGS reported.

07/29/2015

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit Alaska Tuesday. (7/28/15 - USGS)

Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Alaska

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck in Alaska Tuesday evening, but there was no immediate tsunami threat.

07/28/2015

Earthquake

Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Hits Indonesia

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake Monday afternoon in Indonesia, but there was no immediate tsunami threat.

07/27/2015

(CBS)

Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Shakes Clearlake Area Hours After 4.0 Quake Hits Bay Area

A magnitude 3.2 earthquake hit an area near Clearlake Tuesday evening after a 4.0 magnitude earthquake hit the Fremont area earlier in the morning.

07/21/2015

EARTHQUAKE

Magnitude 5.8 Earthquake Strikes Alaska

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake struck in Alaska, but no tsunami was expected.

06/24/2015

Washington Fire south of Lake Tahoe, June 2015 (Photo: GBCC Twitter, Great Basin Coordination Center)

Alpine County Wildfire Explodes To 9,500 Acres; Evacuations Underway

Evacuations are underway in the area of Markleeville, about 30 miles south of Lake Tahoe after a wildfire broke out over the weekend and exploded to first 6,500 acres, and then 9,500 acres by Monday afternoon.

06/22/2015

(CBS)

Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Strikes Fiji Islands

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake struck in the Fiji Islands region, but a tsunami is not expected.

06/21/2015

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Magnitude 2.6 Earthquake Hits Yountville

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.6 earthquake has struck the Yountville area Wednesday afternoon.

06/17/2015

Car inside showroom with shattered window on Broadway Auto Row in Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Hoping For Calm Celebrations If Golden State Warriors Win NBA Finals

With the Golden State Warriors on the verge of an NBA Finals victory, fans are ready to go wild, prompting pleas to keep the partying under control in Oakland.

06/15/2015

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