May 03, 2014 11:13 am |
California quakes renew urgency to update emergency preparation
March 30, 2014 11:29 By Adam Nagourney
LOS ANGELES — It has been 20 years since Southern California experienced a major earthquake, a powerful 6.7-magnitude temblor that rolled through Northridge, killing 57 people. But this stretch of seismic calm, though welcome in obvious ways, has undermined efforts to force Los Angeles to deal with ...