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A disabled ship anchored in San Francisco Bay near the BART Transbay Tube, January 31, 2014. (CBS)

BART Inspects Transbay Tube After Distressed Ship Drops Anchor

A container ship heading into the Port of Oakland caused a brief scare Friday when its anchor dropped near BART’s Transbay Tube, prompting a brief stoppage of train service between San Francisco and the East Bay, authorities said.

01/31/2014

Citrus crops frozen during a cold weather snap. (CBS)

Effects Of CA Freeze Now Being Seen In Supermarket Citrus Prices

Though the crop affected by the freeze in early December is still being assessed, some early estimates are in on what damage was done.

01/01/2014

Power Outage

Damaged Underground Cable Cuts Power To Thousands In Daly City

PG&E crews were working at restoring power in Daly City after a damaged underground cable left nearly 6,800 customers without electricity Monday morning, a utility spokeswoman said.

11/25/2013

Scene outside the fire-damaged Whitman Green Apartments on the 26300 block of Whitman Street in Hayward. (CBS)

Residents Jump To Escape Hayward Apartment Fire; Dog Killed

Firefighters battled a two-alarm blaze at an apartment complex in Hayward Tuesday morning, according to a fire dispatcher.

11/12/2013

Wild pigs dig for water and grubs in Almaden Valley. (CBS)

San Jose City Council Approves Shooting Of Wild Pigs

The animals have been causing thousands of dollars of damage over the last few weeks in Almaden Valley.

11/06/2013

San Rafael firefighters extinguished this fire at  7 Sea View Drive early Tuesday morning. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal)

Investigation Underway After Mystery San Rafael Fire On Day Of Tenants’ Eviction

The very morning that tenants of a San Rafael luxury home were due to be evicted, firefighters were alerted that it was completely engulfed in flames.

10/23/2013

A three-alarm fire that spread between two West Oakland homes. (CBS)

3-Alarm Oakland Fire Damages 2 Homes

A three-alarm fire that spread between two West Oakland homes was brought under control by firefighters Tuesday morning, according to a fire dispatcher.

09/17/2013

(CBS)

Strong Earthquake Rocks Mexico City

A moderately strong earthquake shook Mexico’s capital Wednesday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damages.

08/21/2013

(CBS)

Magnitude 3.6 Earthquake Hits Central California

A magnitude-3.6 earthquake struck rural Northern California but no damage or injuries were reported.

08/19/2013

(CBS)

Vandals Smash Windows Of 13 Cars In Newark

Police were searching for a group of vandals who smashed the windows of 13 cars in Newark on Sunday night.

07/30/2013

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