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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

(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

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Magnitude 3.0 Earthquake Hits Hollister Area

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake has struck the Hollister area Wednesday evening.

06/03/2015

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Small Earthquake Rattles Rohnert Park Area

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.7 earthquake has struck Rohnert Park Monday evening.

05/25/2015

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Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Southern California

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.0 earthquake has struck the Southern California area Wednesday evening.

05/20/2015

(CBS)

Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Strikes Solomon Islands

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, but no tsunami threat was expected.

05/20/2015

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Earthquake Nearly As Powerful As Nepal’s Strikes Papua New Guinea; No Tsunami Risk To U.S.

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 has struck Papua New Guinea.

05/04/2015

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Magnitude 2.8 Earthquake Hits On Concord Fault

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 2.8 has struck in Concord.

05/04/2015

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Water Line Breaks In Walnut Creek Following Concord Earthquake

A water main ruptured in Walnut Creek Sunday afternoon, spewing water into an intersection roughly four miles from the epicenter of an earthquake in Concord.

05/03/2015

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