Damage

EARTHQUAKE

Shallow Magnitude 2.3 Earthquake Hits Milpitas Area

A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 2.3 struck near Milpitas Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

12/23/2014

Flooding from the December 2014 storms in downtown Healdsburg (Curtiss Kim/CBS)

Governor Declares State Of Emergency In 2 Bay Area Counties Damaged By Powerful Storms

Two Bay Area counties may get help from the state to repair and reconstruct highways after Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in those counties Monday.

12/23/2014

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String Of 4 Small Earthquakes Hit East Bay In Concord Area

A series of four earthquakes registering a preliminary magnitude range of 1.4 to 2.0 struck near Concord Sunday afternoon and Monday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

12/22/2014

Large Winter Storm Brings Heavy Rains To Northern California

San Francisco Trying To Keep Up With Damage From December Downpours

As the Bay Are gets a break Saturday from rainy weather, the city of San Francisco is getting a better picture of the damage done during December’s downpours.

12/20/2014

(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

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