Tag: Earthquake

Feb. 17-18: Earthquake, Infamous Stringdusters, Bootycandy, Frankenstein, Arthur Brown, Escape Velocity, Black Choreographers Festival

FRIDAY, FEB. 17 Earthquake: The comic actor (“Everybody Hates Chris,” “Clerks II”) born Nathaniel Stroman in Washington D.C. opens a…

2 years ago

Start off 2017 with neighborhood emergency response training

A resolution that should be on all of our lists in 2017 is "be prepared," and in San Francisco, there's…

2 years ago

Quake swarm near the California-Mexico border gets scientists’ attention

More than 250 small earthquakes have struck since New Year’s Eve near the California-Mexico border, causing unease among residents and…

2 years ago

4.3-magnitude earthquake strikes off Northern California coast

A 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Northern California late Monday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The…

2 years ago

UPDATE: No danger anticipated for California following earthquake in Japan

UPDATE, 2:25 p.m.: The U.S. Geological Survey initially put the magnitude at 7.3 but has since downgraded it to 6.9. Reports of…

2 years ago

SF building inspectors may have known of Millennium Tower issues since 2009

San Francisco’s building inspectors may have only leapt into action last month on the 58-story sinking and tilting Millennium Tower…

3 years ago

1 dead, dozens hurt as 2 powerful aftershocks rattle Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador — Two powerful earthquakes jolted Ecuador on Wednesday, causing one death and injuring dozens. Neither appeared to have…

3 years ago

Pulled from rubble, Ecuadorean won’t need coffin wife bought

PORTOVIEJO, Ecuador — Despite the grief roiling this earthquake-stricken town, Pablo Cordova has something to be thankful for: He can…

3 years ago