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Big Rig Mishap Blocks Highway 101 In San Rafael

Traffic on southbound U.S. Highway 101 was blocked after a big-rig became detached from its trailer in San Rafael Wednesday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

CBS San Francisco–03/02/2011

San Jose Airport Finds Source of Noxious Odor

The source of a rotten odor that made working in the offices of some carriers at Mineta San Jose International Airport has finally been identified. Now the problem becomes how to fix it.


Massive Destruction from San Bruno Fire

SAN BRUNO, Calif. (KCBS) _ California emergency officials say 53 homes have been destroyed and at least 120 others have been damaged in a massive blast and fire in San Bruno Thursday night. At least […]


Groups Allege CA Agency Shared HIV Patient Data

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ California’s health department is being accused of violating state privacy laws by giving personal information about HIV-positive patients to a nonprofit group.


CA Exports Continue to Grow

California’s export trade continues to recover nicely, and it is now up more than 20 percent over last year. California exported $11.86 billion in goods this past July, which is up from $9.77 billion in […]


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Golden Gate Bridge District Employee Arrested for Embezzlement

A 34-year-old man who worked for the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District was arrested by San Rafael police Thursday, for allegedly embezzling nearly $100,000 from the district.


Police Find Another Body in Home of Murdered Hercules Man

A body has been found inside the same Hercules home where an elderly man was found murdered last month, the latest twist in a bizarre East Bay murder spree. Hercules Police and FBI agents were searching 1066 Crepe Myrtle […]


Boxer and Fiorina Agree to Second Debate

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer and Republican challenger Carly Fiorina have agreed to their second debate, which will be at the end of the month on a Pasadena public radio station.


San Jose Company Opens One of the “Greenest” Facilities on Earth

A Silicon Valley tech company officially opened the doors to a new “green” facility in North San Jose Thursday. Now, Brocade’s new data center is one of the most energy efficient buildings on the planet.