Earthquake

Small aftershocks felt following quake

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

City left in ruins

City left in ruins

Perhaps no single event has been more important to the San Francisco…

City left in ruins

City left in ruins

Perhaps no single event has been more important to the San Francisco…

AP Photo/Bikram RaiUSAID rescue workers inspect the site of collapsed buildings after an earthquake in Kathmandu

Another deadly earthquake spreads fear and misery in Nepal

A new earthquake killed dozens of people Tuesday and spread more fear…

AP Photo/Bikram RaiUSAID rescue workers inspect the site of collapsed buildings after an earthquake in Kathmandu

Earthquakes felt in parts of Bay Area, Southern California

Two separate quakes at or near magnitude 4.0 hit Northern and Southern…

Courtesy photoSiobhan McFeeney is shown here during her climbing trip in Nepal

SF woman recounts Nepal earthquake that happened while climbing Mt. Everest

When San Francisco resident Siobhan McFeeney began her second attempt at scaling…

Courtesy photoSiobhan McFeeney is shown here during her climbing trip in Nepal
Siobhan McFeeney

SF climber on Mt. Everest during earthquake is heading home

A San Francisco woman who was climbing Mount Everest when Nepal’s devastating…

Siobhan McFeeney
AP Photo / Manish SwarupMonika Basnet

Nepal quake death toll tops 4,000; villages plead for aid

As the death toll from Nepal's devastating earthquake climbed past 4,000, aid…

AP Photo / Manish SwarupMonika Basnet

Chance of earthquake 8.0-magnitude or greater increases in California

A new earthquake forecast released Tuesday has upped the likelihood that California…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoCity College of San Francisco is closing its Civic Center Campus for seismic safety earthquakes.

CCSF faculty: Civic Center Campus closure announcement made at last minute

Just three days before the start of spring semester classes, City College…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoCity College of San Francisco is closing its Civic Center Campus for seismic safety earthquakes.
George Nikitin/1989 ap file photoin one of the more famous photos from the magnitude-6.9 1989 Loma Prieta temblor

1989 Loma Prieta temblor shook up need for earthquake solutions

A quarter-century has passed since a violent earthly shift in the Santa…

George Nikitin/1989 ap file photoin one of the more famous photos from the magnitude-6.9 1989 Loma Prieta temblor
AP Photo/Noah Berger

Woman struck by TV is first Napa earthquake-related death

A Napa woman's death last Friday is the first one related to…

AP Photo/Noah Berger
Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoPrivate schools including St. Finn Barr Catholic School will have three years to come into compliance with seismic evaluation requirements under a law awaiting Mayor Ed Lee's signature.

SF set to require private schools to conduct seismic evaluations

Twenty-five years ago, a damaged San Francisco -- shaken by the Loma…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoPrivate schools including St. Finn Barr Catholic School will have three years to come into compliance with seismic evaluation requirements under a law awaiting Mayor Ed Lee's signature.

Minor quake hits near Gilroy

The U.S. Geological Survey has registered a minor earthquake in Northern California.…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergCellar worker Adam Craig looks over some of the hundreds of earthquake damaged wine barrels that covered and toppled a pair of forklifts at the Kieu Hoang Winery Monday

3.0-magnitude aftershock felt near Napa, fourth within two hours

The U.S. Geological Survey this morning reported a 3.0-magnitude aftershock about four…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergCellar worker Adam Craig looks over some of the hundreds of earthquake damaged wine barrels that covered and toppled a pair of forklifts at the Kieu Hoang Winery Monday
AP Photo/Eric RisbergThe earthquake-damaged historic winery building dating from 1886 at Trefethen Family Vineyards leans Monday

Napa earthquake hastens calls for warning system

The earthquake that jolted California's wine capital may have caused at least…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergThe earthquake-damaged historic winery building dating from 1886 at Trefethen Family Vineyards leans Monday
AP Photo/Eric RisbergCellar worker Daniel Nelson looks over toppled barrels of Cabernet Sauvignon following an earthquake at the B.R. Cohn Winery barrel storage facility Sunday

California winemakers cleaning up after quake

Winemakers in California's storied Napa Valley woke up to thousands of broken…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergCellar worker Daniel Nelson looks over toppled barrels of Cabernet Sauvignon following an earthquake at the B.R. Cohn Winery barrel storage facility Sunday
AP Photo/Eric RisbergSigns and caution tape block the street in front of the earthquake-damaged Vintner's Collective multi-winery tasting room Monday

USGS warns strong aftershock could follow Napa quake

There is a 25 percent chance of a strong and potentially damaging…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergSigns and caution tape block the street in front of the earthquake-damaged Vintner's Collective multi-winery tasting room Monday

Bay Area responds to earthquake on Twitter

Elected officials & first responders: Thoughts w Napa residents & first responders…

AP Photo/Alex WashburnMark Macdonald

CHP reports significant road damages after earthquake

The California Highway Patrol is reporting earthquake-related damage in four places this…

AP Photo/Alex WashburnMark Macdonald