Chevron spills 800,000 gallons of oil, water in California

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 13 Jul 2019 05:04:07 +0000

Chevron spills 800,000 gallons of oil, water in California

Officials began to clean up a massive oil spill Friday that dumped nearly 800,000 gallons of oil and water into a California canyon, making it larger — if less devastating — than the state’s last two major oil spills.

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Aftershocks continue in California desert

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 22:57:33 +0000

Aftershocks continue in California desert

TRONA, Calif.  – Aftershocks of last week’s big earthquakes are still rumbling beneath the California desert, but seismologists say the probability of large quakes continues to decline.

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Huge California military base still closed after big quakes

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 09 Jul 2019 22:32:42 +0000

Huge California military base still closed after big quakes

LOS ANGELES – A sprawling Navy base in the Southern California desert is still closed to nonessential personnel Tuesday as the military works to determine the damage from two powerful earthquakes last week.

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Crews rush to fix roads, utilities after California quakes

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Sun, 07 Jul 2019 22:31:25 +0000

Crews rush to fix roads, utilities after California quakes

RIDGECREST, Calif. – Officials in two damaged desert communities worked Sunday to repair roads and restore utilities following the largest earthquake in Southern California in nearly two decades.

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Months of aftershocks could follow big California earthquake

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Sat, 06 Jul 2019 23:02:11 +0000

Months of aftershocks could follow big California earthquake

RIDGECREST, Calif.  – Officials in Southern California expressed relief Saturday that damage and injuries weren’t worse after the largest earthquake the region has seen in nearly 20 years, while voicing concerns about the possibility of major aftershocks in the days and even months to come.

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California towns survey quake damage amid more aftershocks

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 23:07:42 +0000

California towns survey quake damage amid more aftershocks

Communities in the Mojave Desert tallied damage and made emergency repairs to cracked roads and broken pipes Friday as aftershocks from Southern California’s largest earthquake in 20 years kept rumbling.

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Teacher offers spare bedroom in own home to students with deported parents

Credit to Author: ccepeda| Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 05:05:08 +0000

Teacher offers spare bedroom to students

The teacher said kindness toward immigrant friends and family should not be newsworthy, because it should be normal.

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