Nick Dillon (CBS)

Teenager Critically Hurt In 2014 Napa Quake Triumphs Over Injuries, Personal Loss

A teenage boy who was nearly crushed to death under a collapse chimney during last year’s 6.0-magnitude Napa earthquake is making huge strides after doctors told him he would have a tough time walking again.


A screenshot of an earthquake early warning system. (CBS)

6 Ingenious Earthquake Safety Tools To Emerge 1 Year After Napa Quake

From early warning systems that provide a 30-second countdown to robots that search for heartbeats above the rubble, here are six of the most innovative tools changing the way we think about earthquake safety.


6.0 Earthquake Rattles Northern California

Napa Residents Mark One-Year Anniversary Of 6.0 Quake

Napa residents are remembering the 6.0 magnitude quake that rocked their community exactly one year ago.


3.9 quake at The Geysers

3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles The Geysers

The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.9-magnitude earthquake Sunday morning at The Geysers on the border between Sonoma and Lake counties.


Mammoth Lakes Quake

Magnitude 3.7 Quake Shakes Mammoth Lakes in Eastern Sierra

The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.7-magnitude earthquake near Mammoth Lakes in the eastern Sierra Nevada mountains of Northern California.


Broken Water Main

Crews Scrambling To Repair Several East Bay Water Mains Ruptured By 4.0 Quake

More than half a dozen water mains ruptured in the East Bay on Monday, mostly in and around the areas affected by a magnitude 4.0 earthquake Monday morning


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.”



Magnitude 4.0 Quake Felt Across Bay Area

A 4.0 quake jolted the East Bay Monday morning just before 7 a.m.


Location of a 6.4 magnitude earthquake just off the Solomon Islands, August 12, 2015. (USGS)

6.4 Earthquake Strikes Near Solomon Islands

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4 struck near the Solomon Islands Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.


Quake Locator

Small Offshore Quake Rattles San Francisco And North Bay

The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.3-magnitude earthquake off the coast of San Francisco Sunday afternoon.