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(CBS SF)

My Home Is Flooded! Now What??

Nothing can prepare you for the devastation of finding your home or your car underwater. It could happen, though. If it does, here are the first things you should do.

12/11/2014

(Shmuel Thaler/Santa Cruz Sentinel)

Student Trapped Under Fallen Tree In Santa Cruz During Bay Area Storm

A Santa Cruz school shut down after strong winds from Thursday morning’s storm caused a large tree branch to topple over and injure two students.

12/11/2014

(CBS SF)

Crews Rappel Down Telegraph Hill To Prevent Rock Slides Before Big Storm Hits Bay Area

Workers are using crowbars to loosen rocks that could crash down during heavy rains or runoff Thursday and Friday.

12/10/2014

U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

‘Substantial Amount’ Of Mail Damaged In USPS Truck Fire While En Route From San Francisco To Los Angeles

A “substantial amount” of a mail was damaged during a vehicle fire involving a United States Postal Service tractor-trailer Sunday morning, according to a USPS spokesman.

12/07/2014

A downed tree between Scott St. and Divisadero St. on Waller St. in San Francisco (CBS SF)

Tree Smashes Car In San Francisco During Storm

Heavy rain brought down a tree, smashing a car in San Francisco Tuesday afternoon.

12/02/2014

California Earthquake generic

Magnitude 2.6 Earthquake Hits Near Clayton

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.6 struck near Clayton Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

11/30/2014

(CBS)

Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake Strikes Off New Zealand Coast

A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 6.7 struck near New Zealand on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

11/16/2014

A four alarm fire destroyed a church in San Jose. (CBS)

4-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At San Jose Church

Fire crews have contained a four-alarm fire at a church in San Jose Sunday afternoon, fire officials said.

11/16/2014

A flood gate in front of a business in San Anselmo, California. (Jeffrey Schaub/CBS)

Flood Gates Help Spare 2 San Anselmo Businesses From Major Damage Following Water Main Break

Employees said they were fortunate, following a water main break that sent a river of water past their businesses.

11/13/2014

(CBS)

Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake Strikes Off Papua New Guinea Coast

A strong earthquake has struck off Papua New Guinea Thursday evening.

11/06/2014

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