9/11

James Franco (left) & Seth Rogen (Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Sony Pictures Cancels Christmas Day Release Of ‘The Interview’

Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace made ominous threats Tuesday against movie theaters showing Sony Pictures’ film “The Interview” that referred to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The group also released a trove of data files including about 8,000 emails from the inbox of Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton.

12/16/2014

Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., Chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, talks with reporters in the senate subway before sharing a report on the CIA and it's torture methods. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Dianne Feinstein: Torture Program ‘Far More Brutal’ Than CIA Claimed

American embassies, military units and other U.S. interests are preparing for possible security threats related to the release of a report on the CIA’s harsh interrogation techniques at secret overseas facilities after the 9/11 terror attacks.

12/09/2014

An airport worker wears a protective face mask in the arrivals area of the Los Angeles International Airport as the US announced increased passenger screenings against the Ebola Virus on October 9, 2014.  Five United States airports (although not LAX) will step-up airport screening measures to look for passengers carrying Ebola, as the deadly virus killed a man in Texas and the worldwide toll neared 3,900. (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Ebola Outbreak Prompts SF 911 Operators To Ask New Questions And Follow New Procedures

If someone calls 911 and they say I’m very sick, I have a high fever, I’m throwing up, that immediately triggers the protocol in the system.

10/16/2014

Police car (Ugurhan Betin)

Two Arrested In Home Invasion, Beating And Robbery Of Elderly El Cerrito Couple

Police arrested a man and a woman Tuesday in connection with a home invasion and severe beating of an elderly couple in El Cerrito last month.

10/15/2014

(San Jose Fire Department)

Bay Area Remembers 9/11 With Moments Of Silence, Memorials

Observances are being held Thursday morning at the sites where Americans were killed by 9/11 terrorist attacks 13 years ago. Around the Bay Area, public transit and law enforcement joined in with their own memorials.

09/11/2014

September 11 memorial license plate. (CBS)

California 9/11 Relatives To Get Second Shot At Scholarships Funded By Memorial License Plates

Relatives of Californians who died in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will get a second chance to apply for college scholarships under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown after investigations found that the state mishandled the program.

08/22/2014

Maverick was saved after swallowing a washer and beginning to choke. (CBS)

NorCal 911 Dispatcher Gets Call From Her House That Son Is Choking

A Marysville dispatcher’s training was put to the test when she got a call from her own home saying her toddler was in danger.

07/09/2014

911 Dispatcher. (CBS)

Computer Failure Cripples 911 Dispatch System For Brentwood, Antioch Area

A computer failure has crippled the emergency dispatch center for the Brentwood and Antioch area.

07/06/2014

(CBS graphic)

1-Alarm Fire Destroys East Oakland Home

A home was destroyed in a one-alarm fire in East Oakland early Wednesday morning.

07/02/2014

telephone

Oakland Police Department Dispatch Center Gets $750,000 Upgrade

Oakland’s 911center has undergone a $750,000 upgrade in technology and equipment. The center, which receives an estimated 1,500 calls a day, now meets current standards and improves communications between the public and police.

06/30/2014

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