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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

Hemet earthquake (USGS)

2 Earthquakes Strike Southern California Less Than 2 Hours Apart

Two small earthquakes rattled the Hemet area of Southern California and hundreds of people have reported feeling it.

05/06/2015

3.6 magnitude earthquake in Los Angeles on April 30. (USGS)

3.4-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Carson Near Los Angeles

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.4 earthquake has a struck a wide swath of greater Los Angeles, shaking buildings downtown.

04/30/2015

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California Water Officials Use Smart Meters To Catch McDonald’s, Other Water Wasters In Real Time

A Southern California city is cracking down on water wasters with a new tool in light of recent water restrictions issued by Gov. Jerry Brown to fight the drought.

04/07/2015

Bel-Air

Silicon Valley Techies Ditch Pricey Bay Area, Head South To Buy Mansions, Pied-A-Terres For Less

Los Angeles real estate agent Tami Pardee says tech buyers from Silicon Valley make up about 10 percent of her current clients. “They’re buying second homes — or third or fourth homes.”

03/21/2015

(CBS LA)

SoCal Man Who Lost $1M Powerball Ticket Tells His Story

A Southern California man just lost his chance to become a millionaire.

03/17/2015

An artist's rendering shows the planned City of Champions Revitalization Project in Inglewood, where the owner of the St. Louis Rams plans to build an NFL stadium. (HKS Inc.)

Daily Madden: Inglewood NFL Stadium Deal Does Not Prevent Raiders From Moving To Los Angeles

John Madden weighed in on the latest happenings in Southern California, as the Inglewood City Council has approved an NFL stadium plan that would bring the Rams back to Los Angeles.

02/25/2015

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30 Hurt In Commuter Train Derailment, 4th Train Versus Vehicle Crash In 24 Hours

At least 30 people were injured when a Southern California Metrolink train derailed Tuesday morning after colliding with a tractor trailer on the tracks in Ventura County, in the fourth rail versus vehicle crash in the state within 24 hours.

02/24/2015

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Towed Helicopter Crashes Onto Lanes Of Southern California Freeway

A helicopter being towed behind a semi struck a freeway overpass and crashed into lanes, hitting at least two vehicles in Southern California.

02/20/2015

Reese Witherspoon in "Wild" (credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Pacific Crest Trail Expects More Hikers Thanks To Reese Witherspoon and ‘Wild’

Thanks to “Wild” starring Academy award-winner Reese Witherspoon, more hikers are taking on the PCT.

01/26/2015

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