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”)…

 

Start off 2017 with neighborhood emergency response training

A resolution that should be on all of our lists in 2017…

 

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

More than 250 small earthquakes have struck since New Year’s Eve near…

 

4.3-magnitude earthquake strikes off Northern California coast

A 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Northern California late Monday…

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…

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…

1 dead, dozens hurt as 2 powerful aftershocks rattle Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador — Two powerful earthquakes jolted Ecuador on Wednesday, causing one…

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

PORTOVIEJO, Ecuador — Despite the grief roiling this earthquake-stricken town, Pablo Cordova…

Dramatic rescue amid rubble gives Ecuador hope for survivors

MANTA, Ecuador — Rescuers in Ecuador pulled three people out alive on…

Rescuers dig out survivors after quake kills 238 in Ecuador

PEDERNALES, Ecuador — Rescuers pulled survivors from rubble Sunday after the strongest…

US to join quake relief effort in Japan; 41 dead, 11 missing

MINAMIASO, Japan — Eleven people remained missing Sunday in southern Japan from…

2nd strong quake hits southern Japan; some reported trapped

MASHIKI, Japan — A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.1…

Strong quake kills 2, injures 45 in Japan

TOKYO — At least two people were killed and 45 injured by…

Seismic risk found in San Francisco’s waterfront foundation, report shows

A major earthquake could significantly impact the foundation of San Francisco’s waterfront…

What was ‘Camp Agnos’ anyway?

The proliferation of “tent camps” on city streets periodically resurrects the image…

Strong quake hits Taiwan, many trapped in toppled building

TAIPEI, Taiwan — A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan early Saturday, toppling…

Magnitude-7.1 quake jolts Alaska; 1 home explodes

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A magnitude-7.1 earthquake knocked items off shelves and walls…

Over 260 dead as earthquake strikes Afghanistan, Pakistan

KABUL, Afghanistan — A massive earthquake struck remote and impoverished regions of…

Second magnitude-4.0 earthquake to rattle Bay Area this summer is not unusual

The second magnitude-4.0 temblor to rattle the Bay Area in less than…

Small aftershocks felt following quake

Several small aftershocks have been reported following a 4.0-magnitude earthquake that struck…