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NEW YORK — A construction worker who alerted police to a gunman who shot a former co-worker near the Empire State Building says he was determined to stop the shooter from getting away.
Mr. Dillon said he’s just glad he was there to help.
Series of small quakes strike southern areas
SAN DIEGO — A series of earthquakes has rattled California, from rural Imperial County all the way to the San Diego County coast.
Paul Caruso with the U.S. Geological Survey said the first quake, magnitude 3.9, struck at 10:02 a.m. Sunday about three miles north-northwest of Brawley.
It was followed by a 3.4 quake about 90 seconds later in the same area near the southern end of the Salton Sea about 16 miles north of El Centro. Magnitude 2.2 and 2.0 quakes followed minutes later.
Preliminary USGS reports indicated that three quakes stronger than magnitude 5.3 struck within two minutes starting at 12:30 p.m. Mr. Caruso said the magnitude of those quakes have not been verified.
A sheriff’s dispatcher said there have been no reports of damage or injuries.
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