1906 San Francisco earthquake

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Name: 1906 San Francisco earthquake
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

ANALYSIS-For many Californians, cost of earthquake insurance outweighs the risks

risks@NAPA, Calif. Aug 28 (Reuters) - During Sunday's 6.0 magnitude earthquake, some $75,000 worth of bottles of wine, rum and whiskey flew off the shelves of Aiyaz Masani's liquor store in Napa, California. He estimates about half his inventory was damaged, ... [Published CNBC - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

The Daily Agenda for Thursday, August 28

TODAY’S AGENDA: Pride Celebrations This Weekend: Atlanta, GA (Black Pride); Calgary, AB ; Copenhagen, Denmark ; Duluth, MN ; Grimsby, UK ; Leicester, UK ; Limerick, Ireland ; Münster, Germany ; Québec City, QC ; Oakland, CA ; Reading, ... [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Napa Valley Earthquake Could Cost As Much As $4 Billion

The August 24 earthquake that hit the Napa Valley region of California will lead to economic losses of as much as $4 billion, fueled by damaged wineries and shuttered businesses that rely on tourists. Insurers will probably cover about $2.1 billion, according ... [Published Professional Insurance Agents - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Earthquakes and Insurance Recovery

The materials below offer insight and analysis by attorneys in Pillsbury's Insurance Recovery & Advisory practice. More detail on any of these materials is available at any time from our Insurance Recovery & Advisory team. Click on any of the links below ... [Published Pillsbury Law - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Losses from Napa earthquake could add up to S$1.25b

NAPA (California) — The strongest earthquake to strike the San Francisco Bay Area in a quarter of a century caused massive damage — up to US$1 billion (S$1.25 billion) in economic losses, one official United States government estimate showed — and renewed ... [Published Today Online - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

7 Biggest Earthquakes in California History—Napa's Not Even Close

The earthquake that rattled Napa Valley wine country early Sunday morning clocked in at a magnitude 6.0. That was big enough to be felt across the Bay Area and to damage buildings, spark fires, and cause injuries in this populated region.But it was far ... [Published National Geographic - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

California earthquake losses could reach $1bn

15:31AFP Photo / Justin SullivanThe estimated economic losses from the earthquake in Napa Valley in northern California could top $1 billion- the “red alert” level, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS).The 6.0 magnitude earthquake that ... [Published Russia Today - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 2 reports

Losses From California Earthquake Could Top $1 Billion

Police officers walk past a building in downtown Napa, Calif., that suffered heavy damage in a 6.0 magnitude earthquake that hit the San Francisco Bay Area around 3:20 a.m. on Aug. 24, 2014. Centered about six miles south of Napa, the quake was the most ... [Published NDTV - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Diploma of First African American Harvard Grad to be Auctioned Off

Last fall, the Chicago man who found the 140-year-old diploma of Harvard University’s first African American graduate threatened to burn the document .Why?Because Rufus McDonald, a construction worker, said that when he approached Harvard University with ... [Published boston.com - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Re: [tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The great delta dilemma

http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/science-scope/earthquake-could-threaten-californias-water-supply/ ----- Original Message -----From: "Frank Forman" < checker@panix.com >To: "Transhuman Tech" < tt@postbiota.org >Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2014 ... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Summer library helps kids maintain reading skills

ST. THOMAS Shawn Blackett has been spending the summer immersed in stories about the Battle of Gettysburg, the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and the attack on Pearl Harbor, among other historical events.He may seem like a history buff in the making, ... [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Insurers want to protect infrastructure, shape policy

Just as pressure from the insurance industry led to the imposition of building codes after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, they are hoping to influence cyber security for utilities and critical infrastructure. We are in the early days of cyber coverage, ... [Published HackSurfer Articles - Jun 30 2014]

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"Imagine that you've spent $400,000 over 20 years on your policy," Nakagawa said. "An earthquake hits and you're left with $400,000 in damages but your deductible is $500,000. That's $900,000. For that money, you could build a new home from scratch."
...been a remarkably peaceful time for earthquakes," Thomas Heaton, professor of geophysics at the California Institute of Technology, told NBC News. "Sometimes, people here forget that they live in earthquake country ."
...8 earthquake, says John Rundle , a geophysicist at the University of California Davis. And that pressure is building again, seismologists think. "History will not necessarily repeat itself, but we might see something similar" he added
"I’m going to do it as quickly as I can. I was planning on remodeling my house" he told the LA Times, 'but I think that will have to wait.'

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ANALYSIS-For many Californians, cost of earthqu... [Published CNBC - Aug 28 2014]
The Daily Agenda for Thursday, August 28 [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
Napa Valley Earthquake Could Cost As Much As $4... [Published Professional Insurance Agents - Aug 27 2014]
Earthquakes and Insurance Recovery [Published Pillsbury Law - Aug 27 2014]
Losses from Napa earthquake could add up to S$1... [Published Today Online - Aug 25 2014]
Hold On Tight: Are Bigger, Badder Quakes On the... [Published NBCNews.com - Aug 25 2014]
7 Biggest Earthquakes in California History—Nap... [Published National Geographic - Aug 25 2014]
Napa vintners warn of millions in precious wine... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 25 2014]
California earthquake losses could reach $1bn [Published Russia Today - Aug 25 2014]
Losses From California Earthquake Could Top $1 ... [Published NDTV - Aug 25 2014]
Even buildings with seismic retrofits damaged i... [Published Los Angeles Times - Aug 25 2014]
Diploma of First African American Harvard Grad ... [Published boston.com - Aug 05 2014]
Semper Paratus, Always Ready [Published Library of Congress - Aug 04 2014]
Re: [tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The gre... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
[tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The great d... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
CLOSING ARGUMENT: Wonder and collapse [Published The American In Italia - Jul 29 2014]
Summer library helps kids maintain reading skills [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Jul 24 2014]
Insurers want to protect infrastructure, shape ... [Published HackSurfer Articles - Jun 30 2014]
The next 'Big One' for the Bay Area may be a cl... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - May 21 2014]
The California Drought May Mean More Earthquakes [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - May 15 2014]
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The Daily Agenda for Thursday, August 28 [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
TODAY’S AGENDA: Pride Celebrations This Weekend: Atlanta, GA (Black Pride); Calgary, AB ; Copenhagen, Denmark ; Duluth, MN ; Grimsby, UK ; Leicester, UK ; Limerick, Ireland ; Münster, Germany ; Québec City, QC ; Oakland, CA ; Reading, ...
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http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/science-scope/earthquake-could-threaten-californias-water-supply/ ----- Original Message -----From: "Frank Forman" < checker@panix.com >To: "Transhuman Tech" < tt@postbiota.org >Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2014 ...
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"The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (andhence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless seriesof hobgoblins, all of them imaginary" (H.L. Mencken, _In Defence ofWomen_).NS 2979: California's Katrina? ...
Insurers want to protect infrastructure, shape ... [Published HackSurfer Articles - Jun 30 2014]
Just as pressure from the insurance industry led to the imposition of building codes after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, they are hoping to influence cyber security for utilities and critical infrastructure. We are in the early days of cyber coverage, ...
The next 'Big One' for the Bay Area may be a cl... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - May 21 2014]
The next 'Big One' for the Bay Area may be a cluster of major quakes San Francisco CA (SPX) May 21, 2014 - A cluster of closely timed earthquakes over 100 years in the 17th and 18th centuries released as much accumulated stress on San Francisco Bay ...
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