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A quake every 3 minutes: California shaken by 10 times more temblors than previously known

By Rong-Gong Lin II California has experienced 10 times more earthquakes than previously known, according to groundbreaking new research that has helped scientists better understand the region’s seismology. Scientists documented 1.8 million earthquakes in Southern California over the last decade — with 90% of them… iPad open in a new tab [READ MORE HERE] Source:…

Three men found shot to death inside Glendale home

By Hannah Fry The bodies of three men in their 20s were discovered in a Glendale home early Thursday after police received a call about gunfire in the area. Glendale police pfficers responding to the call arrived in the 1300 block of Columbia Drive about 12:15 a.m. and noticed one home’s garage door was open,……

Essential California: An escalating war in Hollywood

By Benjamin Oreskes , Shelby Grad Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Thursday, April 18, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES The Writers Guild of America is suing the four main talent agencies over a practice the union says is harmful to the interests of its members. At… iPad…

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes near Hualien City, Taiwan

By Quakebot A shallow magnitude 6.0 earthquake was reported Thursday eight miles from Hualien City, Taiwan, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred Wednesday at 10:01 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.2 miles. The quake shook buildings on the island’s northern capital, Taipei, about 71… iPad open in a new tab…

Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Parkfield, Calif.

By Quakebot A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening five miles from Parkfield, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake occurred at 8:15 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was 18 miles from Coalinga, 21 miles from Paso Robles… iPad open in…