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Los Angeles, California / Earthquake #911946

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 29, 2008
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(London: Brian Williams) An earthquake near Los Angeles reported; map shown.

(Los Angeles: Chris Jansing) The impact of the earthquake featured; scenes shown of store items off shelves, students evacuated from Woodland Hills High School, broken water pipes. [Several PEOPLE – react.] [Governor Arnold SCHWARZENEGGER - comments on the quake.] The reporter’s reaction discussed.

(London: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: George Lewis) The warning about a major earthquake in California within 30 years featured; details given about the Northridge quake in 1994 and the San Francisco quakes in 1989 and 1906. [Caltech seismologist Kate HUTTON†- says this is the first one in a populated area in a long time.] [Caltech geophysicist Thomas HEATON†- comments.]

Williams, Brian;
Jansing, Chris;
Lewis, George

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