Cascadia Subduction Zone could trigger San Andreas quakes, OSU expert says

In some instances, said Chris Goldfinger, a geologist from Oregon State University, it appeared that...

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Picture agency EPA picks its favourite images of 2019

Bridge, near the Iraqi radio and television building A mural on a side of a building depicts Swedish...

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This 73-year-old woman is running 6,000 miles from the U.K to Nepal to raise money for charity

The 73-year-old took on the challenge in an effort to raise support for a project to improve health,...

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New Bay Area hospitals dazzle the eye with cathedral-like architecture - San Francisco Business...

The Bay Area's newest hospitals dazzle the eye — but does that 'wow' factor help in healing?

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Former San Francisco D.A. George Gascon wants to be L.A.'s D.A.

Former San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon rips L.A.'s chief prosecutor Jackie Lacey, as...

discovered 3 months ago on FOX 11 News Los Angeles
The conceptual mistake that lies at the heart of economics

Two of North America’s most fearsome earthquake zones could be linked. Controversial analysis of...

discovered 3 months ago on Nature
San Francisco transportation realities that didn’t exist 10 years ago

Today’s San Francisco teems with more people, more cars, and more transit options than ever before....

discovered 3 months ago on Curbed SF
Cascadia fault could trigger earthquakes on San Andreas with "no separation in time," scientists...

The Cascadia and San Andreas Faults may be linked, with earthquakes on one triggering events in the...

discovered 3 months ago on Newsweek
The cool and unconventional secret to affordable housing near San Francisco

“It’s astonishing. That sense of community came as a big surprise to me.” For those who seek the...

discovered 3 months ago on Market Watch
Two of the biggest US earthquake faults might be linked

The study suggests that Cascadia, which scientists think is capable of unleashing a magnitude-9 ...

discovered 3 months ago on Nature
Fire Following an Earthquake in Montreal

TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2019 /CNW/ - A study by the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR) finds that $10 to $30 billion of fire damage could result following a severe earthquake ...

discovered 4 months ago on PR Newswire via Yahoo Finance
New SFMTA director’s tweets show aversion to free parking, cars - The San Francisco Examiner

Jeffrey Tumlin, who was appointed as director of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency...

discovered 4 months ago on The San Francisco Examiner
Analysis: Disaster coverage is a disaster for most homeowners

Many — if not most — homeowners aren’t prepared for a flood, tornado or other natural disaster. Take...

discovered 4 months ago on Miami Herald
Newsletter: The L.A. earthquake safety revolution

In 2016, Los Angeles launched a program to find and fix “soft-story” apartment buildings — those perched above parking spaces with little support and at risk of collapse in a major ...

discovered 4 months ago on Los Angeles Times
How likely is an earthquake in South, Midwest? The Big One could be coming

A 2.3-magnitude earthquake rattled northern Mississippi on Wednesday, the Associated Press reported....

discovered 4 months ago on The Clarion-Ledger
Humans are an unknown in California's new earthquake warning system

A 1989 temblor collapsed buildings in San Francisco's Marina District. When a big earthquake struck...

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Dangerous L.A. apartments that could collapse in an earthquake are being fixed quickly

Now, 27% of Los Angeles’ 11,400 dangerous wood-frame apartments are retrofitted to better resist earthquakes. Among the regions with the most “soft-story” buildings, 29% of ...

discovered 4 months ago on Los Angeles Times
Levi Strauss CEO Chip Bergh on taking big risks with an iconic jeans brand

Jeans are displayed at a Levi Strauss store in New York, March 19, 2019. Chip Bergh took over as CEO...

discovered 4 months ago on CNBC
How To Create Better Customer Conferences

According to a 2018 research study, 80% of marketers believe live events are critical to driving customer success and, ultimately, brand awareness. Event...

discovered 4 months ago on Forbes
A bohemian tiny-home village of abandoned streetcars once existed in San Francisco in 1900 before a...

Carville, Carville-by-the-sea, or Cartown was an early 1900s bohemian neighborhood in the city's...

discovered 4 months ago on MSN News
Privileges, subsidies and ‘DEATH MACHINES’ — New SFMTA director’s tweets show aversion to free...

Jeffrey Tumlin, who was appointed as director of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency...

discovered 4 months ago on The San Francisco Examiner
San Francisco Supes Approve Extending City's Emergency Water System To Put Out Fires

San Francisco Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously declared a State of Urgency, calling on the city to...

discovered 4 months ago on CBS San Francisco
He’s working to diversify the tech industry, one Oakland student at a time

Kennan Scott knows the isolation people of color often experience working tech jobs. As a civil and...

discovered 4 months ago on San Francisco Chronicle
Bay Area Power Shutoff Survival Guide

Extremely and windy conditions have prompted Pacific Gas and Electric to issue a 48-hour notice Monday of a potential Public Safety Power Shutoff...

discovered 4 months ago on CBS San Francisco
Heart of the Valley: Important regional dates in history for December

Dec. 21, 1812: Most of Mission Santa Ines was destroyed by an earthquake. Dec. 25, 1846: Lt Col John...

discovered 4 months ago on Santa Maria Times
I tried to visit restaurants from a ‘95 SF guidebook. Almost everything was closed.

“SOMA was like a foreign country.” In the aftermath of the Loma Prieta earthquake in 1989, San ...

discovered 4 months ago on Houston Chronicle
100th Anniversary: San Francisco and the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Expo

-Pacific International Exposition. An almost year-long celebration staged in San Francisco,...

discovered 4 months ago on The Joplin Globe
New Research Finds Small Faults Caused Ridgecrest Earthquakes

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Big One could be triggered by the energy on a series of small faults, new...

discovered 4 months ago on CBS 2 Los Angeles
Inmate relocation concerns San Bruno officials

Local officials are concerned over the threat of moving inmates from San Francisco to a shuttered jail in San Bruno, but San ...

discovered 4 months ago on San Mateo Daily Journal
California's last megaquake ruptured 24 fault lines, poses future risk

The smaller ruptures contributed to an even bigger quake on July 5th, a 7.1 magnitude, and more than...

discovered 4 months ago on Daily Mail
Los Altos History Museum exhibition spotlights disaster readiness

The Loma Prieta earthquake -- named for the peak in the Santa Cruz mountains near its epicenter --...

discovered 4 months ago on The Almanac
New park to be built on top of highway tunnels near Golden Gate Bridge

In the latest step toward the rebirth of San Francisco’s Presidio from an aging former Army base to...

discovered 4 months ago on Contra Costa Times
Newsletter: Disney launches its streaming service and more in the week ahead

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in this year’s most far-reaching immigration...

discovered 4 months ago on Los Angeles Times
Newsletter: The long legacy of Proposition 187

This morning (and throughout the day), many Californians will be going to the polls, with numerous races in San Francisco and a North State Assembly seat...

discovered 4 months ago on Los Angeles Times
Swarm of 10 quakes shakes Imperial Valley town in California, USGS reports

A swarm of at least 10 earthquakes reaching up to 4.0 magnitude shook the California desert near the...

discovered 4 months ago on Sacramento Bee via Yahoo News
Google tools aim to help you plan your Thanksgiving travels

As millions of people get ready to travel for Thanksgiving, Google is using its vast troves of data...

discovered 4 months ago on CNET
Fraternal organization repairs vandalized historical landmark plaque in San Francisco

A fraternal organization has repaired a California Historical Landmark that was vandalized in San ...

discovered 4 months ago on ABC7 News
San Francisco mayor claims election victory

San Francisco Mayor London Breed claimed victory Tuesday night in municipal elections while voters appeared to be snubbing out a bid to overturn a city...

discovered 4 months ago on FOX40 Sacramento
San Francisco's Marriott Marquis "Jukebox" turns 30, gets facelift

It was on that day 30 years ago that the hotel first opened its doors to guests. Due in part to its...

discovered 4 months ago on Houston Chronicle
25 vintage San Francisco firehouses that have turned into everything from bars to homes

Many of San Francisco's first firehouses built around the turn-of-the-century to store horse-drawn...

discovered 4 months ago on San Francisco Chronicle
Vintage postcards of San Francisco reveal the city's early cable cars, amusement parks, and the...

Vintage postcards of San Francisco from the last 150 years reveal the city's history from a unique...

discovered 4 months ago on Business Insider