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MASSIVE QUAKE ROCKS MEXICO: 7.2 Magnitude Hits Near Acapulco

Hardship Provision

Earthquake-damaged buildings in the Marina District of San Francisco, October 17, 1989. (Jonathan Nourok/AFP/Getty Images)

SF Supervisors Approve Legislation Requiring Retrofit Of Soft-Story Buildings

The legislation would require the seismic retrofit of soft-story buildings, with the hope of preventing the loss of thousands of apartments in a major earthquake.

04/03/2013