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A car damaged by falling bricks is seen in downtown Napa, California after earthquake struck the area in the early hours of August 24, 2014. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Napa Quake Aftermath: Engineering Expert Blasts Napa, California Building Owners For Not Complying With Law Passed 24 Years Ago

A structural engineers group is blasting Napa building owners for failing to retrofit their properties as mandated by a state law passed in 1990.

08/26/2014

A four alarm fire burns the barracks on Mare Island. (CBS)

Quake-Damaged Water Main Hampers Vallejo Firefighters’ Efforts On Mare Island

An earthquake-damaged water main played a role in Vallejo firefighters’ ability to put out Tuesday morning’s fire on Mare Island.

08/26/2014

KCBS reporter Dave Padilla snapped this picture of damage of the former Crowley Department Store in Downtown Vallejo, resulting from the South Napa Quake on August 24, 2014. (CBS)

Solano Supervisors Pass Emergency Resolution To Help With Vallejo Earthquake Cleanup

The Solano County Board of Supervisors Tuesday morning passed a resolution declaring the county in a state of emergency from Sunday’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake.

08/26/2014

(CBS SF)

Californians Reconsidering Earthquake Insurance After Napa Quake

Only 10 percent of Californians buy earthquake insurance. Some say it’s too expensive, while others say they don’t think need it. But the damage from the Bay Area’s largest quake in a quarter century has many reconsidering.

08/26/2014

CBS SF

Famous ‘Earthquake Car’ Crushed By Collapsed Ceiling Was A Rental

It turns out the most famous car photographed following Sunday’s magnitude 6.0 earthquake in Napa was a rental.

08/26/2014

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Fire Burning In Abandoned Building On Mare Island Under Control

Firefighters in Vallejo controlled a structure fire on Mare Island Tuesday morning, fire officials said.

08/26/2014

(CBS SF)

Napa Struggles To Clear Debris Following Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake

After Sunday’s magnitude 6.0 quake caused major damage in Napa, the city is struggling to keep up with the amount of debris being disposed.

08/26/2014

(CBS SF)

5 Aftershocks Hit Napa, Largest Quake Since Sunday’s 6.0 Earthquake

A series five aftershocks, one registering a preliminary magnitude 3.9, rattled Napa in between 5:30 and 7 a.m. Tuesday.

08/26/2014

Workers dismantle the tower at the First Baptist Church in Vallejo on August 25, 2014. The church was damaged by a magnitude 6.0 quake that struck Napa County early on August 24, 2014. (Christin Ayers / CBS)

Churches Hit Hard By Sunday’s 6.0 Quake In Napa, Vallejo Church Tower May Collapse

In Vallejo, the First Baptist Church on Sonoma Boulevard is in danger of collapsing.

08/25/2014

KCBS reporter Dave Padilla snapped this picture of damage of the former Crowley Department Store in Downtown Vallejo, resulting from the South Napa Quake on August 24, 2014. (CBS)

7 Vallejo Buildings Red-Tagged, 30 Yellow-Tagged Following Earthquake

Seven commercial buildings in Vallejo, including the post office at 385 Santa Clara St., have been red-tagged as uninhabitable following Sunday’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake north of American Canyon, city officials said Monday.

08/25/2014

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