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A plane tows a Geico banner. (nathanmac87/Flickr/Creative Commons)

Geico Banner Ad Falls From Plane, Lands On Fremont Home

An advertising banner touting Geico insurance fell from a plane towing it over Fremont on Monday, striking power lines and landing on a home.

07/23/2014

Will Pemble built a roller coaster in his Orinda backyard for his kids. (CBS)

Orinda Dad Builds Roller Coaster In Backyard For His Children

A father in Orinda built something in his backyard for his children that most kids can only dream about: a roller coaster.

05/05/2014

A mountain lion is seen on camera in the yard of a Millbrae home on the morning of December 13, 2013. (CBS)

Mountain Lion Spotted In Millbrae Home’s Backyard

A mountain lion was reported in a residential backyard in Millbrae early Friday morning, according to San Mateo County emergency officials.

12/13/2013

A mountain lion. (Art G./Wikimedia Commons)

Burlingame Resident Finds Mountain Lion In His Backyard

A mountain lion was spotted in the backyard of a home in the hills of Burlingame early Wednesday morning, San Mateo County emergency officials said.

10/02/2013

Chris Stelle stands inside his haunted house in Fremont. (CBS)

Fremont Orders Teen To Dismantle Haunted House Over Permit Issue

Halloween is still weeks away, but already a popular Haunted House in Fremont is being forced to close its doors after the city called it a public safety hazard.

10/12/2011

Dale Smith, missing Novato man, backyard body

Body Exhumed From Missing Novato Man’s Home

The removal of a man’s body from beneath a brick patio in the backyard at 4 Rebecca Way in Novato was completed around 11:20 a.m. Friday, Novato police Capt. Jim Berg said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/25/2011

Edin Keranovich (right) saved his four-year-old son Miguel when he was attacked by three pit bulls who lived next door to his home in Union City. (CBS)

Union City Father Saves Son In Attack By 3 Pit Bulls

A 4-year-old Union City boy was saved from the jaws of three pit bulls thanks to the quick-acting moves of his father in a neighbor’s backyard on Wednesday, according to police.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/22/2011

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