A strong earthquake struck central Taiwan on Wednesday, killing at one person and injuring 19 as it damaged buildings on the quake-prone island.
A small earthquake has shaken a remote part of Northern California near the Nevada border.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.6 was recorded in the North Bay Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The fire that struck Berkeley’s famous Chez Panisse restaurant early Friday morning caused about $150,000 to $200,000 in damage but it could reopen soon.
“Good hands with Allstate. We didn’t get good hands, we got the finger!” said Allstate policyholder and homeowner Ray Moreno.
The multi-million dollar luxury sailing yacht that was run aground by alleged thieves off Linda Mar Beach in Pacifica Monday is now safe at a Richmond salvage yard. But, it’s possible the vessel endured so much damage that it could be declared a total loss.
A fire caused significant damage to a popular local restaurant in Los Gatos early Monday morning, a Santa Clara County fire spokeswoman said.
Nearly two dozen homes and a number of cars were damaged by flooding after a water main ruptured in San Francisco’s Inner Parkside neighborhood early Wednesday morning.
Three people were displaced by a fire that destroyed a caretaker’s apartment near Danville early Wednesday morning, a fire battalion chief said.
Three people escaped injury when a 50-foot tree fell onto their house in unincorporated Danville on Monday afternoon, a San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District spokeswoman said.