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California Governor Declares State of Emergency After 6.0 Earthquake

California Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for portions of the state, following the biggest earthquake to shake the San Francisco Bay area in 25 years. The 6.0 magnitude quake struck in the middle of the night Sunday, jolting people out of bed and knocking merchandise off store shelves. More than 100 people were reported injured. The quake was centered between San Francisco and Sacramento. Most of the damage is in and around the town of Napa, in northern...

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