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Amy's Kitchen is recalling some products containing spinach over listeria concerns. (Source: FDA)

Amy’s Kitchen Recalls Frozen Products Containing Spinach Over Listeria Concerns

Listeria can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young and old people, and those with weakened immune systems.

03/23/2015

Hiker at Thousand Island Lake with Banner Peak in the Distance, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Sierra Mountain Range, California. (Getty Images)

Truckee Duo Completes 1st Winter Hike On Pacific Crest Trail From Canada To Mexico

Moments after finishing a historic wintertime trek of the Pacific Crest Trail, Justin Lichter reassured bystanders the pale, desquamated look of his rain-soaked hands was “totally normal.”

03/09/2015

A Starbucks gift card being swiped. (AP)

Canadian Secret Santa Treats San Francisco Starbucks Customers To $400 In Gift Cards

It wasn’t exactly a Christmas miracle, but a KPIX staffer, and a co-worker were treated on Christmas Eve at the Jackson Street San Francisco Starbucks by a Secret Santa who left $400 in gift cards for patrons to use as a tribute to a brother who had passed away.

12/29/2014

Police and paramedics transport a wounded Canadian soldier on October 22, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario. (MICHEL COMTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Soldier, Gunman Dead In Shooting Attack At Canada’s Parliament

A gunman with a scarf over his face shot to death a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation’s war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was killed by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-arms

10/22/2014

A magnitude 6.7 earthquake struck near British Columbia's Vancouver Island Wednesday night. (CBS)

Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Hits Near Vancouver Island

A magnitude 6.6 quake was recorded Wednesday night in the Pacific Ocean off the northwest corner of British Columbia’s Vancouver Island, the U.S. Geological Survey’s National Earthquake Information Center said.

04/23/2014

The Canadian Rockies (credit: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Canadians Are Invading San Francisco!

TravelCanada brings our neighbors to the north to San Francisco’s Union Square…

03/19/2014

Ecstasy pills. (Sean Garnsworthy/Getty Images)

San Rafael Couple Faces Federal Charges, Linked To Massive Ecstasy Operation

A San Rafael couple linked to an alleged drug-smuggling operation in Canada are scheduled to go to trial after pleading not guilty to five federal charges, including conspiracy to possess and distribute ecstasy.

02/17/2014

Luisana Lopilato and Singer Michael Buble (credit: Stuart Wilson/Getty Images)

Michael Buble & Wife, Luisana Lopilato Welcomes Son Noah

The singer and his wife, Argentinean actress Luisana Lopilato, welcomed their first child early Tuesday morning in Vancouver, Canada…

08/28/2013

Liam & Chef David Hawksworth (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef David Hawksworth

Chef David Hawksworth and Liam Mayclem met in the swanky Hawksworth dining room in Vancouver for their Foodie Chap chat…

06/24/2013

A billboard in South San Francisco on May 17, 2013 encourages tech workers to leave Silicon Valley for Canada. (CBS)

Canada Trying To Lure Silicon Valley Tech Workers

The Canadian government has launched an aggressive campaign to lure Silicon Valley tech workers frustrated by U.S. visa policies northward, just as Congress wrestles with a long-sought overhaul of America’s immigration system.

05/17/2013

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