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Earthquake Sensors in Northern California

KCBS In Depth: Earthquake Early-Warning Technology And Emergency Preparedness

KCBS’ In Depth co-hosts Jeff Bell and Ed Cavagnaro speak with Dr. Richard Allen, director of the Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, which received a 5-second warning before the first waves of the Napa quake rolled through. They also talk with Lt. Erica Arteseros, coordinator for the San Francisco Fire Department’s Neighborhood Emergency Response Team (NERT).

11 hours ago

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Coast Guard Rescues 6 From Sinking Pontoon Boat Near Oakland

The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued six people from the waters of San Francisco Bay after their pontoon boat sank near Oakland.

11 hours ago

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Hundreds Flee Wildfires Near Sierra Nevada Foothills, Over 400 Homes Threatened

Two raging wildfires in California forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, including one near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures, many of them homes.

12 hours ago

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Big Rig Driver Suffers Asthma Attack, Spills Grapes On Hwy 101 In Sonoma County

Grapes that spilled from a big-rig after the driver had an asthma attack closed a portion of U.S. Highway 101 near Cloverdale in Sonoma County Sunday

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I-880 Fully Reopens After Big Rig Crash In San Leandro Injures 9 People

Nine people were injured, three critically after a big rig careened through the center divide on Interstate 880 in San Leandro, crashing into on-coming traffic and triggering a chain reaction of additional crashes in the aftermath.

15 hours ago

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Former Bay Area Resident Kira Kazantsev Crowned Miss America 2015

Originally from the East Bay, Kira has won the coveted Miss America 2015 title in Atlantic City…

19 hours ago

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1-Alarm Fire At Abandoned Pittsburg School Considered Suspicious

A one-alarm fire at an abandoned school in Pittsburg Sunday afternoon is considered suspicious, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District official said.

21 hours ago

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Man Killed In East Oakland Shooting

A man was killed in a shooting in East Oakland early Sunday morning, police said.

23 hours ago

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Child Riding Bicycle Struck By Taxi In San Francisco

An 11-year-old child was injured in a collision with a taxi near Caltrain’s 22nd Street station in San Francisco Sunday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

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Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In Crash In San Francisco’s Dogpatch Neighborhood

A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood Sunday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

24 hours ago

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San Francisco Pride Parade 2014

Scenes we saw along Market Street at the 44th Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco

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