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The California earthquake dealt significant structural damage to buildings in Napa. Photo by Noah Berger/AP.

Powerful earthquake strikes Northern California

August 30, 2014

The strongest earthquake that has occurred in decades in California's Bay Area struck Aug. 24 at 3:20 a.m. With a reported magnitude of 6.1, the earthquake and its aftershocks...

Ralston Hall-taken by John Green of Mercury News

An earthquake could destroy Ralston Hall

March 14, 2013

Ralston Hall is one of the oldest buildings on the Peninsula, and its age is starting to show. This historic building was built in 1868 by William Ralston and has been a central...

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