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(Jack Barnwell/The Daily Independent via AP)
July 06, 2019 - 1:25 am
By JOHN ANTCZAK and BRADY McCOMBS Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — A quake with a magnitude as large as 7.1 jolted much of California, cracked buildings, set fires, broke roads and caused several injuries, authorities and residents said. The quake — preceded by Thursday's 6.4-magnitude temblor...
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(Adam Graehl via AP)
July 05, 2019 - 12:46 pm
By JOHN ANTCZAK and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Aftershocks from Southern California's largest earthquake in 20 years rumbled beneath the Mojave Desert on Friday as authorities tallied damage in the sparsely populated region. The strongest aftershock thus far hit shortly...
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