Major earthquake rattles Northern California

POSTED: 8:36 AM PDT August 24, 2014    UPDATED: 6:43 PM PDT August 24, 2014 

The biggest earthquake since 1989 hit the San Francisco Bay Area early Sunday, damaging homes and businesses and leaving thousands without power.

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A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Northern California early Sunday. It was the strongest to hit the Bay Area since 1989, when a quake struck during the World Series.

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