The Five Cities Most at Risk For the Next Big Earthquake

Aug. 26 (Bloomberg) –- Damages from the earthquake that hit the San Francisco area this weekend are estimated to be as high as $4 billion. For many cities around the world, particularly coastal cities situated on the geologically active Ring of Fire, an earthquake could be catastrophically destructive. Bloomberg looks at the five cities that are most vulnerable to earthquakes. (Source: Bloomberg)

U.S. Personal Spending Worse Than Expected
40:18 - Gracious Home CEO Dottie Mattison and Bloomberg View's Barry Ritholtz discusses the U.S. economy, and consumer spending and confidence. They speak on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." Ritholtz's opinions are his own. (Source: Bloomberg)
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