A firefighter was injured during a fire at St. Patrick Proto-Cathedral Parish in San Jose on August 30, 2012. (Breena Kerr)

San Jose Firefighter Makes Progress Following Heart Attack

A veteran firefighter who has been in critical condition since he suffered a heart attack at the scene of a church fire in downtown San Jose on Thursday has regained consciousness.


A firefighter was injured during a fire at St. Patrick Proto-Cathedral Parish in San Jose on August 30, 2012. (Breena Kerr)

Firefighter Suffers Heart Attack While Battling San Jose Church Fire

A firefighter was hospitalized after battling a three-alarm fire at a San Jose church late Thursday morning, a fire captain said.


Fatal Shooting

Salinas Man Killed While Returning Home From Church

A man fatally shot as he returned home from church in Salinas on Wednesday night has been identified by police as 25-year old Jonathan Perea Hernandez.


Antioch Police

Antioch Residents March Against Crime

Members of various Antioch churches united Sunday in the name of crime prevention. The evening gathering included prayers and a march through an older area of town.


Birth control pills. (Tim Matsui/Getty Images)

San Francisco Archbishop Joins In Fight Against Obama Birth Control Policy

Archbishop George Niederauer is joining the campaign to overturn a new federal rule that requires religious hospitals, schools and charities to cover the cost of birth control for their employees.



3 People Accused Of Embezzling $580K From Danville Church

Three people associated with St. Isidore Church in Danville have been charged with embezzlement for allegedly stealing $580,000 in church funds.

CBS San Francisco–05/02/2011


Castro Valley Church Volunteer Arrested On Molestation Charge

A 35-year-old Livermore man was arrested last week on suspicion of molesting a 16-year-old girl whose family attends the Castro Valley church where he was a youth group volunteer, officials said Tuesday.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Manhunt For Suspect In Murder Of Oakland Boy

Officers are looking for a man suspected of shooting and killing a boy near a church in Oakland late Sunday night,

CBS San Francisco–01/17/2011

Firefighter Graphic

2-Alarm Fire Damages Hayward Hispanic Church

Alameda County firefighters extinguished a two-alarm blaze at a church in unincorporated Hayward on Friday, a fire spokeswoman said.

CBS San Francisco–11/06/2010

Gay Lutheran Pastors Welcomed Back to Church

SAN FRANCISCO (AP/KCBS)  Seven pastors from the San Francisco Bay area who were barred from serving in the nation’s largest Lutheran group because of a policy that required gay clergy to be celibate have been […]




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