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Quake Swarm Builds Up With Sizable Overnight Aftershocks

The quake swarm that never quite let up in the aftermath of last week’s magnitude 7.1 Ridgecrest quake, picked up again this morning at a steady clip of 15 sizeable temblors.  

Rip Torn, Artie the Producer on ‘The Larry Sanders Show,’ Dies at 88

Rip Torn, the tenacious, temperamental Texan whose much-admired career was highlighted by his brilliant turn as Artie the producer on HBO’s The Larry Sanders Show, died Tuesday. He was 88. Torn, who

Winter Logged The Sharpest Honeybee-Colony Losses In A Decade, Trump Halts Research of The Cause

More honeybee colonies were lost this past winter than a decade ago, according to a monitoring organization that has been surveying honeybees for 13 years. Between Oct. 1, 2018, and April 1,

Flash Flooding In Washington, DC, Dulles And Reagan Airports Halt Flights, White House Basement Flooded

Reagan National Airport received 3 inches of rain in just one hour.   A flash flood warning is in effect for D.C., Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in Maryland; Arlington and Fairfax

4 Killed in Crash Involving 2 Motorcycles in Modjeska Canyon Area of Orange County, Calif.

Four people were killed in a crash involving two motorcycles near Modjeska Canyon Sunday afternoon, authorities said. The crash was reported in the region of Santiago Canyon and Modjeska Canyon roads at about 4:35

Rare Gray Wolf Pups Are Thriving At California’s Oakland Zoo

The four young wolf pups stumble on the dirt, nibbling flat rocks on land in Oakland where their wild ancestors once roamed. Born seven weeks ago at the Oakland Zoo, the gray wolf

3,000 Earthquakes In SoCal Since July 4, And Big Ones Likely Coming

Southern California could experience another sizable earthquake over the next week, seismologists said Saturday.   The U.S. Geological Survey has calculated a 27% probability the region will be hit by a magnitude

Child, 8, Who Disappeared During Va. Beach Fireworks Show, Found Dead

The body of an 8-year-old drowning victim was discovered on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront early Friday after the child disappeared Thursday evening amid July 4 festivities.  The Virginia Beach Police Department received a

Knott’s Berry Farm Shuts Down After Friday’s 7.1 Powerful Earthquake Rocks Southern California

A second powerful earthquake in two days shook the Southland. Following the 6.4 magnitude quake centered near Ridgecrest, the same area was hit again tonight a little after 8 PM with an

Six Flags Magic Mountain Shuts Down After Friday’s 7.1 Powerful Earthquake Rocks Southern California

A second powerful earthquake in two days shook the Southland. Following the 6.4 magnitude quake centered near Ridgecrest, the same area was hit again tonight a little after 8 PM with an