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Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. (CBS)

Massive $6.5 Billion Santa Clara Development Approved Near New 49ers Stadium

The Santa Clara city council on Wednesday enthusiastically approved the next steps for a massive development project right next to Levi’s Stadium that could change the face of the city.

07/03/2014

Four workers were injured in Foster City when a building under construction partially collapsed. (photo credit: Mike Colgan)

4 Construction Workers Injured In Foster City Partial Building Collapse

Four construction workers were injured Monday morning when a building they were working on in Foster City partially collapsed,

06/16/2014

Berkeley Police generic, police car, cruiser, patrol

Fire On Berkeley Commercial Building May Have Been Caused By Hashish Production

A one-alarm fire on the roof of a commercial building in North Berkeley on Wednesday night may have been caused by a hashish production operation, Berkeley, police said Wednesday.

05/28/2014

An out of order sign on the only elevator at the Hartland Hotel in San Francisco's Tenderloin. (CBS)

Tenants Feeling Trapped In SF High-Rise After Only Elevator Stays Broken For 5-Weeks

Tenants are on their wits’ end in a San Francisco high-rise after the buildings only elevator broke more than five weeks ago.

04/13/2014

This photo taken on January 23, 2011 shows wild ducks flying around a bird sanctuary in the town of Candaba, Pampanga province, north of Manila. The number of birds flying south to important wintering grounds in the Philippines has fallen sharply this year, with experts saying the dramatic demise of wetlands and hunting are to blame. AFP PHOTO / TED ALJIBE (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)

Bird-Safe Building Becoming A Priority For Bay Area Businesses

A look at planned building projects in San Francisco indicates glass filled structures are a big part of the city’s future. So what is being done to protect the birds from the city to the South Bay?

03/25/2014

Students at City College of San Francisco clash with police in front of Conlan Hall on March 13, 2014. (Anya Komisaryk)

Students Occupy City College Of SF Administration Building Hours After Standoff With Police

Student protesters are occupying the administration building at the City College of San Francisco after a clash with campus police on Thursday, involving a student being pepper sprayed and others subdued with batons, resulted in two arrests.

03/14/2014

A still image taken from a YouTube video of water falling from the top of a building in SF after a sprinkler malfunctioned. (Source: YouTube user Axelexic)

Broken Sprinkler Sends Waterfall From Top Of SF FiDi Building

A broken sprinkler system at the top of an office building in San Francisco’s Financial District sent water pouring onto the street below Friday morning, according to fire officials.

03/07/2014

Firefighers on the roof of a residential fire in the Laurel Village area. (CBS)

SF Presidio Heights Fire Causes $750K In Damage

A two-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Presidio Heights neighborhood on Tuesday caused more than $750,000 in damage to two buildings, a fire department spokeswoman said Wednesday.

02/05/2014

An abandoned grocery store was destroyed by fire in Oakland Wednesday morning. (CBS)

3-Alarm Fire Burns Abandoned Grocery Store In East Oakland

A three-alarm fire that burned in an abandoned grocery store in East Oakland Tuesday night was declared under control early this morning, fire officials said.

02/05/2014

The San Francisco Superior Court building in the city's Civic 
Center neighborhood after being evacuated. (KCBS photo)

SF Superior Court Evaucated After Alarm Sounds

The San Francisco Superior Court building in the city’s Civic Center neighborhood was briefly evacuated Tuesday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.

04/23/2013

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