San Francisco Bay Area Earthquake Risk

San Francisco is undergoing a construction boom, but building codes for skyscrapers aren't strong enough, according to experts.

The worst scenario for the next earthquake in the San Francisco Bay Area is not from the San Andreas Fault, experts say, but from the Hayward Fault.

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A magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocked the San Francisco Bay Area early Sunday morning, centered in the Napa County town of American Canyon, but felt across Northern California.

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San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge from Marin Headlands

SAN FRANCISCO-- Scientists have discovered an alarming connection underwater: Two of the most dangerous earthquake faults in the Bay Area. Experts long debated whether the Hayward Fault and the Rodgers Creek Fault connected, but now there's strong evidence they do, reports CBS San Francisco. U.S ...

Clustered around the 1,070-foot tower are a collection of high rises built on the soft soil and sand on the edge of the bay. They represent a bold symbol of a new San Francisco, but also a potential danger for a city that sits precariously on unstable, earthquake-prone ground.

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