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How To Prepare Before The Next Earthquake Hits
After two quakes shook Southern California, here are some tips to get ready and stay safe before the next one strikes.
California Experienced Back-to-Back Earthquakes. Here’s What To Expect Next.
“This was a very good wakeup call, essentially,” an emergency official said before urging residents to think about preparedness.
News Anchors Shaken On Live TV As Southern California Earthquake Hits
"I think we need to get under the desk."
7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Up Southern California
Fires, building collapses and injuries were all reported in the latest of what officials believe could be a continuing string of dangerous temblors.
6.9 Earthquake Felt In Southern California
It was felt as far away as Las Vegas, and the USGS says it also was felt in Mexico.
Aftershocks Following Southern California Earthquake
A widely felt magnitude 5.4 quake before dawn Friday was the strongest aftershock thus far.
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6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Southern California
By John Antczak and Olga R. Rodriguez, AP
The quake struck about 150 miles northeast of Los Angeles, with no injuries reported.
Altadena Sheriff's Station
Lost Hiker, 73, Found Alive In California Mountains After Missing For A Week
Eugene Jo, who drank from a stream to survive, credited his prior military experience for his positive outcome.
National Park Service
Wildlife Groups Seek Endangered Status For California Mountain Lions
These "iconic wild cats" could soon be gone, warn advocates.
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1 Dead, 2 Wounded In Shooting During Argument Inside Southern California Costco
The gunman fired up to eight shots as panicked shoppers fled, witnesses say.
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California’s Santa Anita Racetrack Refuses To Close Despite 29 Horse Deaths
The California Horse Racing Board requested the racetrack suspend racing for the duration of the season. Two additional horses died this weekend.
Man Agrees To Plead Guilty To Stealing Endangered Lemur From Zoo To Be His Pet
Authorities said the southern California teen kept the extremely rare creature in a plastic drawer that lacked ventilation holes.
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California Synagogue Shooting Suspect Faces Hate Crime Charges
Prosecutors have added hate crime charges to list of crimes John T. Earnest is accused of after a shooting at the Chabad of Poway last month.
California Wildfires Insurance Claims Topped $12 Billion
The figure released by Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara covers the fire that largely destroyed the town of Paradise and two Southern California blazes.
Riverside County Animal Services
Woman Wanted For Tossing Bag Of Puppies Beside Coachella Dumpster
"This was a shameful act," a local official said of the woman, who drove a white Jeep Wrangler.
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California Customer Goes Apoplectic Over 'Mexican' Word In Mexican Restaurant
"I’m an American. I don’t do Spanish," he yells at cashier.
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New Study Warns Of Extinction Threat For Southern California's Mountain Lions
They could vanish in 50 years – or be protected by "wildlife corridors," researchers say.
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California 'Super Bloom' Wildflower Fields Close After Visitors Trample Poppies
Officials reopened Walker Canyon on Monday, saying it was “not feasible” to keep visitors away indefinitely.
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California Is Drought-Free For The First Time In 7 Years
A wet winter has lifted the state out of the drought that's persisted since 2011.
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California Racetrack Bans Drugs After Horse Death Toll Rises To 22
The California racetrack banned same-day medications for horses a week after it suspended races indefinitely.
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Thousand Of Californians Wait Out Wildfires After Traumatic Evacuations
In one of many makeshift shelters, three residents fleeing the Woolsey fire in Southern California shared a small room with two cats, two dogs and two guinea pigs.
Mike Blake / Reuters
California Teen Suffers Traumatic Injuries In Attack By 11-Foot Shark
"He needed help. He just kept yelling."
Felix Adamo/The Bakersfield Californian via AP
Shootings In Bakersfield, California Leave 6 Dead, Police Say
The shooter took his own life when he was confronted by a sheriff's deputy, Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood said.
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Mom's Hilarious Comics Sum Up Back-To-School Season
Her cartoons reflect on shopping for school supplies, morning wake-up struggles and more.
‘Holy Fire’ Burns Through Southern California
20,000 people have been ordered to evacuate and more than 10,000 acres have burned in the Cleveland National Forest since Forrest Gordon Clark allegedly set it on fire.
5 Killed After Plane Crashes Into Southern California Parking Lot
A Cessna 414 crashed about a mile from John Wayne Airport in Orange County.
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