BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MAY 09: John Corbett attends the '6th Annual Television Academy Honors' held at the Beverly Hills Hotel on May 9, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.
It was a moderately strong earthquake, a 5.7, so there was some energy behind it ... And one reason we felt it here is that those earthquake waves get into the Sacramento Valley, which is a lot of soft sediment that tends to magnify the earthquake waves. Those waves travel in the basin, and then they can't get out. They echo back and forth underground.
I will take away a keen awareness of God’s presence and the Spirit working through the people gathered here. I have renewed courage to follow God’s call, wherever that might lead, and this experience of the divine will stay with me long after I leave this place.
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Annie Park, golfer from Long Island, wins NCAA women's championship
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Rare island fox rebounds on California island
fox is on the verge of making a comeback from near-extinction on Santa Cruz Island, the largest of the Channel Islands off Southern California.Biologists and other officials with the National Parks Service and The Nature Conservancy on Monday showcased their Read more »
Study: Older Whooping Cough Vaccine More Effective
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Tim Lambesis, As I Lay Dying singer accused of murder-for-hire, altered by steroids, laywer says
lawyer for a California heavy metal singer accused of trying to hire someone to kill his estranged wife says the singer's mind has been ravaged by steroid use.U-T San Diego reports that the detail came to light during a Friday hearing for 32-year-old Timothy Read more »
Feds: Bath salt shipping hub operated from Nyack hotel; Strak Babikyan, Haider Rabeh Al-Khafaji arrested
allegedly using a Nyack hotel room as a shipping hub to forward so-called "bath salts" from senders in China to addresses in California, federal authorities said in a criminal complaint.Police and the FBI got wind of the operation after a U.S. Postal Service Read more »
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Ask Emily: Game-changer: Obamacare's new coverage rules, costs
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