4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Los AngelesA small earthquake shook the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area Friday night but there weren’t any immediate reports of major damage or injuries.
UPDATE: Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Rocks Mexican Coast Near AcapulcoThe U.S. Geological Survey has confirmed a magnitude 7.0 on the west coast of Mexico near Acapulco that was reportedly felt as far away as Mexico City.
Santa Clara Residents Encouraged to Prepare for EmergenciesSanta Clara County officials urged residents Friday to prepare for the possibility of an emergency like a wildfire or earthquake.
4.1 Earthquake Rattles San Benito, Monterey CountiesA 4.1 magnitude earthquake struck along a mountain range in San Benito and Monterey Counties Tuesday morning.
Cluster of Small Quakes Rattles Lake County Sunday AfternoonMore than a dozen small quakes struck west of Cobb in Lake County on Sunday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Novato Couple Gears Up to Help Haiti Recover From Deadly EarthquakeAs the magnitude of death and destruction mounts following Saturday's earthquake in Haiti, a Novato couple is already at work trying to help what will be a formidable recovery effort.
Hundreds Dead Following Magnitude 7.2 Earthquake in HaitiHaiti’s civil protection agency says hundreds have been killed and hundreds are injured and missing after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck the island nation Saturday morning.
2.9 Magnitude Quake Rattles South BayA preliminary 2.9 magnitude earthquake struck the South Bay late Monday afternoon, United States Geological Survey officials said.
KPIX 5 Exclusive: Older Concrete Buildings in San Francisco Raise Earthquake ConcernsSan Francisco has thousands of older, multi-story concrete buildings like the condo that collapsed in Surfside, raising safety concerns over what will happen to the structures in a major earthquake.
Aftershocks Expected for Days After Magnitude 6 Quake Shakes Eastern SierraDozens of aftershocks rattled through the Eastern Sierra Friday morning following a magnitude 6 earthquake near the California-Nevada border that tossed boulders onto a major roadway and was felt as far off as Las Vegas and even San Francisco.
Magnitude 6 Earthquake Strikes Eastern Sierra Nevada; Shaking Felt In Bay Area A magnitude 6.0 earthquake that struck the Eastern Sierra Thursday afternoon was felt across Northern California, including much of the Bay Area.
Bay Area Residents Report Feeling Shaking From Sierra EarthquakePeople across the Bay Area Thursday afternoon reported feeling the 6.0 magnitude earthquake centered between Lake Tahoe and Mono Lake in the eastern Sierra Nevada.
3.6 Earthquake Shakes Napa County OvernightA 3.6 magnitude earthquake followed by a number of small aftershocks rattled Napa County early Thursday morning.
San Leandro 3.9 Earthquake Prompts Questions About Quake AlertsScientists still can't predict earthquakes, but they can provide a little bit of a warning. ShakeAlert is all about seconds, even fractions of seconds. Monday's Bay Area quake is great example of that.
UPDATE: 3.9 Earthquake Rattles Nerves Across Bay Area, Centered In San Leandro A 3.9 magnitude earthquake centered in the East Bay near the Hayward Fault shook a wide swath of the Bay Area Monday evening.
3.5 Earthquake Near Watsonville Shakes Southern Santa Clara, Santa Cruz CountiesA small earthquake shook near Watsonville early Friday morning, which was felt across a wide area of southern Santa Cruz and Santa Clara counties.
3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes San Jose, South BayA small earthquake struck in San Jose Thursday morning, shaking a wide area of the South Bay.
Multiple Earthquakes Rattle Sierra Nevada Near Truckee Thursday NightA series of earthquakes rumbled across the Sierra Nevada mountains north of Lake Tahoe Thursday night.
Magnitude 4.2 Earthquake Strikes Northern Sonoma CountyA magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck far northern Sonoma County late Monday morning.
Tsunami Hazard Maps Released For Alameda, Monterey, San Mateo CountiesCalifornia has added interactive maps for several counties in the state, including three in the greater Bay Area, as part of its ongoing Tsunami Hazard Area project.
Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Strikes East Of GilroyA magnitude 3.3. earthquake struck southern Santa Clara County Wednesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Powerful Earthquakes Up To 8.1 Magnitude Strike Off New Zealand; Hawaii Tsunami Watch CanceledOfficials in New Zealand issued a tsunami warning for coastal areas and Hawaii officials declared a tsunami watch following several strong earthquakes that struck off New Zealand's northeastern coast.
3.2 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles North Bay Wine CountryA 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck the North Bay wine country Thursday morning near St. Helena.
Santa Rosa Rattled By 3.5 Magnitude EarthquakeA 3.5 magnitude earthquake shook up the North Bay late Thursday morning, near the Geysers.
Magnitude 3.7 Earthquake Strikes Near San JoseA 3.7-magnitude earthquake struck at 5:38 p.m. Sunday 5.5 miles east northeast of Gilroy and 11.2 miles east southeast of Morgan Hill
7.7 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes In South Pacific; No California, Hawaii Tsunami ThreatA major earthquake struck off the South Pacific Ocean, prompting a tsunami threat to a number of islands in the region. 
Small Earthquake Rattles Hills Above Milpitas Sunday AfternoonA magnitude 3.2 earthquake struck near Milpitas Sunday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Small 2.7 Quake Rattles BerkeleyA small quake rattled the East Bay, Tuesday night.
Magnitude 3.1 Quake Rattles East Bay Residents Near ConcordA small earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.1 hit just west of Concord in the East Bay late Thursday afternoon, not far from the epicenter of a quake that happened a week ago.

Weather Stories

Bay Area Spare the Air Alert Extended to SundayBay Area residents are banned from burning wood indoors and outdoors for the third day in a row as a Spare the Air alert -- in place Friday and Saturday -- now is extended to Sunday.
Lingering Wildfire Smoke Prompts Bay Area Air Quality Advisory for MondayAn air quality advisory has been issued for Monday as wildfire smoke continues to drift through the region.
San Francisco Man Dies Hiking in Death Valley, Heatstroke SuspectedA San Francisco man died while hiking in Death Valley National Park, where temperatures can be among the hottest on Earth, authorities said Saturday.
The California Dream: CBS News Poll Reveals Divisions On Climate Change Along Party LinesThe California Dream CBS News Poll reveals a clear divide as to whether climate change is a “very important issue.” 79% of Democrats say it is. Among Independents, that number is 53%, and only 34% among Republicans.
Air Quality Advisory Extended: Smoke to Linger Over Bay Area Through SaturdayBay Area residents are advised to keep their windows and doors shut through Saturday as wildfire smoke continues to plague the area.
Fire Whirls, 'Pyro' Clouds, Smoky Skies: Extreme Fire Behavior a Preview of What's to ComeAs scientists examine how much of this summer's wildfire behavior can be attributed to human-caused climate change, they say extreme fire events seen recently may only be a preview of what's to come in the coming decades.
Megadrought Poses 'Existential' Crisis in California and the WestA scorching "thousand-year" drought made worse by climate change is draining reservoirs at an alarming pace, fueling massive wildfires and withering California's crucial Central Valley agriculture economy.
Thunderstorms With Dry Lightning May Strike Bay Area Sunday, Weather Service WarnsThunderstorms with chances of dry lightning might make their way to the Bay Area on Sunday and Monday, according to the National Weather Service.
New Newsom Order Allows Emergency Use of Ship Engines to Boost Power During Heat WaveGov. Gavin Newsom signed an executive order Saturday that will allow emergency use of auxiliary ship engines to relieve pressure on California's electric grid.