Category Archives: Powerful Earthquake

As California loses people, a Las Vegas suburb grows

besat/ March 5, 2019/ Powerful Earthquake

HENDERSON, Nev.—For Karina Nasir, leaving California for this booming Las Vegas suburb was the chance to escape commutes up to three hours. For Bill Clune, it is saving nearly $5,000 a year on his water bill. For John Falkenthal, the opportunity to have some money left over every month after paying his mortgage. “I never even considered leaving Southern California,

Read More

As California loses people, a Las Vegas suburb grows

besat/ March 5, 2019/ Powerful Earthquake

HENDERSON, Nev.—For Karina Nasir, leaving California for this booming Las Vegas suburb was the chance to escape commutes up to three hours. For Bill Clune, it is saving nearly $5,000 a year on his water bill. For John Falkenthal, the opportunity to have some money left over every month after paying his mortgage. “I never even considered leaving Southern California,

Read More

As California loses people, a Las Vegas suburb grows

besat/ March 5, 2019/ Powerful Earthquake

HENDERSON, Nev.—For Karina Nasir, leaving California for this booming Las Vegas suburb was the chance to escape commutes up to three hours. For Bill Clune, it is saving nearly $5,000 a year on his water bill. For John Falkenthal, the opportunity to have some money left over every month after paying his mortgage. “I never even considered leaving Southern California,

Read More

Tsunami Warning Is Canceled After Powerful Earthquake Off Alaska

besat/ January 23, 2018/ Powerful Earthquake

A handout map image made available by the U.S. Geological Survey shows the location of a magnitude-7.9 earthquake. LOS ANGELES—Officials canceled a tsunami warning for most of the West Coast early Tuesday after a massive earthquake off the coast of Alaska was only expected to generate small waves in some areas. The 7.9-magnitude earthquake that struck off the coast of

Read More