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4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Northern Nevada

An earthquake registering a magnitude of 4.1 struck the northwest corner of Nevada near the borders of Oregon and California Wednesday morning.

11/12/2014

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Earthquake Shakes Cupertino Early Saturday Morning

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.9 shook a section of Cupertino early Saturday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

11/08/2014

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Ongoing Earthquake Swarm In Nevada Increasing Chances For A ‘Big One’

A swarm of earthquakes in a remote northwest area of Nevada that started in July this year has grown in intensity over the past several days, increasing the probability for a larger quake.

11/07/2014

6.9 Quake Near Fiji

Magnitude 6.9 Quake Strikes Between Fiji And Tonga In South Pacific

An earthquake with magnitude 6.9 occurred near Ndoi Island, Fiji, about 200 miles from Nuku’alofa, Tonga just before noon Pacific Daylight Time, on Saturday.

11/01/2014

(CBS)

Chile Warned Of Tsunami After Magnitude 6 Quake Strikes South Pacific Near Easter Island

A strong earthquake far off the coast of Chile has prompted authorities to warn of a possible tsunami risk for South American towns along the Pacific.

11/01/2014

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Magnitude 2.7 Quake Rattles East Bay Near Antioch

A small earthquake struck the East Bay Saturday morning about 3 miles north of Antioch, the USGS reported.

10/25/2014

U.S. Geological Survey map shows location of 6.0 earthquake Monday. (USGS)

5.6 Earthquake Shakes Colombia, Ecuador

A strong earthquake has shaken an area of South America along the Colombia-Ecuador border region Monday.

10/20/2014

The front of an apartment building in the Marina District in San Francisco is ripped off 21 October 1989. (JONATHAN NOUROK/AFP/Getty Images)

Berkeley Earthquake Expert Links Fracking To Quakes On The ‘Tectonic Timebomb’

As the Bay Area marked the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake, there was no shortage of reminders of the power of Mother Nature and the promise of other big quakes to come. KCBS In Depth spoke with Dr. Richard Allen, director of the Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, who is working on an earthquake warning system.

10/20/2014

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Offshore 4.2 Magnitude Quake Shakes North Coast

An offshore earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 shook the California North Coast region near Fortuna early Sunday morning.

10/19/2014

Quake Cooks

San Francisco First Responders Compete In Cooking Contest With Quake-Limited Ingredients

San Francisco’s top emergency responders used simple ingredients in a cooking competition to show what can be done after a major quake when the cupboard is mostly bare.

10/17/2014

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