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(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

Earthquake

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

California Earthquake generic

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

East Bay Quakes

Earthquake Swarm, Including Magnitude 3.6, Shakes East Bay Cities

A string of moderate earthquakes has rattled the East Bay Sunday, shaking buildings. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

05/03/2015

Bay Area climber Jon Reiter stayed behind to help aid those injured after surviving a magnitude 7.8 earthquake in Nepal while climbing Mount Everest. (Source: Jon Reiter)

Bay Area Climber Stays Behind To Help After Surviving Nepal Earthquake, Mt. Everest Avalanches

A Bay Area climber who survived avalanches followed by a massive earthquake in Nepal is refusing to come home, determined to help injured climbers get back to safety.

04/26/2015

Magnitude 5.5 Earthquake Hits Off Northern California Coast

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.5 earthquake has struck in the Pacific Ocean near Eureka.

04/23/2015

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Solomon Islands Wednesday. (Source: USGS)

Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Solomon Islands East Of Australia

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands east of Australia Wednesday afternoon.

04/22/2015

(CBS)

Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Strikes Taiwan

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.6 earthquake has struck in Taiwan Sunday night.

04/19/2015

California Earthquake

Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Hits Los Angeles Area

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.2 earthquake has struck in San Fernando Wednesday night.

04/15/2015

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