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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

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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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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

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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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2nd Hash Oil Fire In 4 Days Burns Planter Box, Part Of A Deck In Antioch

A flash fire at a residence in Antioch Monday burned a planter box and part of a deck in Contra Costa County’s second hash oil fire in four days.

11/04/2014

A BART train caught fire at the Hayward station. (CBS)

BART Train Catches Fire In Hayward

BART is trying to figure out what caused one of its trains to catch fire in Hayward Sunday morning.

11/02/2014

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