Apartment Bldg Explosion in Livermore

Illegal Drug Activity Blamed In Livermore Apartment Blast

Authorities were blaming illegal drug activity for an explosion at a Livermore apartment that left three people in critical condition.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/23/2011

Blast by Colt 45

SF City Attorney Takes Aim At Latest Potent Alcoholic Drink

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has joined a number of law enforcement officials nationwide in calling for “Blast by Colt 45” to be taken off shelves.


Firefighters douse a massive fire, following an explosion in a San Bruno neighborhood on September 9, 2010. (AP)

Survivors Of San Bruno Pipeline Blast Speak Out To Regulators

Survivors of a deadly gas pipeline explosion that ravaged a San Bruno neighborhood testified before California regulators on Tuesday night.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/05/2011

Year In Review: 2010 Top News Stories

San Bruno Triggers Fed Call To Repair Aging Pipelines

The Obama administration will push legislation designed to overhaul and upgrade America’s aging oil and gas pipeline network in response to the deadly San Bruno blast.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/04/2011

Year In Review: 2010 Top News Stories

PG&E: Would Not Have Monitored Pipe Differently

The San Jose Mercury News is reporting that despite revelations that its records did not provide complete details of its natural gas pipeline that exploded in San Bruno last fall, officials at Pacific Gas & Electric Co. say they would not have monitored the pipeline any differently.

CBS San Francisco–02/19/2011

Flames several stories high roar through a San Bruno neighborhood, following the gas line explosion September 9th. (AP)

Five Families Sue Over San Bruno Pipeline Blast

Five wrongful conduct lawsuits have been filed against Pacific Gas and Electric Company following the San Bruno pipeline explosion.


A chimney is all that remains at a burned home near the epicenter of the gas line explosion that devastated a neighborhood in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Officials To Appeal For More San Bruno FEMA Aid

State and local officials are appealing a decision by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to deny additional funds to help California and the city of San Bruno pay for ongoing efforts to repair and reconstruct a neighborhood struck by a PG&E gas pipeline explosion.

CBS San Francisco–09/29/2010

Officials look on as Pacific Gas & Electric workers excavate the crater at the epicenter of a deadly gas main explosion September 13, 2010 in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

5th Person Charged With Posing As San Bruno Explosion Victim

A fifth person has been charged with posing as a victim of the deadly San Bruno pipeline explosion in order to get aid.

CBS San Francisco–09/29/2010

(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Hearing Held On Pipeline Safety

The Senate Commerce Committee took up the issue of pipeline safety on Tuesday in the wake of the San Bruno explosion and fire.


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Speier Announces New Legislation To Regulate Pipelines

Peninsula Congresswoman Jackie Speier is sponsoring a new law to make natural gas transmission lines safer.