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Window washers await rescue after getting stuck on the side of an Oakland building. (CBS SF)

Crews Rescue Window Washers Stuck Outside Downtown Oakland High-Rise

Crews rescued two window washers stuck on malfunctioning equipment outside of a high-rise in downtown Oakland Thursday morning.

10/02/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

16 Squatters Kicked Out Of San Francisco Apartment Building; 1 Arrested

One person was arrested after more than a dozen squatters were found in an apartment building in San Francisco’s North of Panhandle neighborhood Saturday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

09/28/2014

(San Francisco County Transportation Authority)

First Day Of Folsom Street Off-Ramp Closure Runs Smoothly For SF Bay Bridge Commuters

The morning commute into San Francisco has gone smoothly so far Tuesday following the overnight closure of a major off-ramp from the Bay Bridge into the city.

09/23/2014

Street in the Mission District (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tenants Of San Francisco Mission District Building Say They’re Being Unfairly Evicted

About 30 tenants of a San Francisco Mission District-apartment building say they’re being unfairly evicted and didn’t have proper warning to do anything about it in court.

08/20/2014

DPR Construction headquarters in San Francisco (CBS)

DPR Builds San Francisco’s First Net Zero Energy Office Building

From the outside it looks like any other office building, but inside the new San Francisco offices of DPR Construction the hallmarks of green building are everywhere.

08/14/2014

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

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