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Napa Quake: Assessing The Damages

Inspectors spent Monday on the streets of Napa checking for damage.

08/25/2014

A passerby stops to take a picture of damage to the Napa post office following a reported 6.0 earthquake on August 24, 2014 in Napa. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Napa County Schools Closed As Earthquake Damage Assessment Is Underway; Kids Not Left Behind

There have been three emergency declarations as a result of the Sunday morning’s earthquake that shook wine country. The state’s Office of Emergency Services is working with FEMA to assess damage and school’s are closed, but kids haven’t been left behind.

08/25/2014

Several cars were destroyed by a fire in the Lafayette BART parking lot Wednesday. (CBS)

Fire Destroys 4 Parked Cars In Lafayette BART Station

A fire destroyed four parked cars and badly damaged another in the parking lot of the Lafayette BART station Wednesday afternoon, a fire official said.

08/20/2014

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Samsung Ordered To Pay Apple $290 Million For Copying Smartphone Features

A Silicon Valley jury on Thursday ordered Samsung Electronics to pay Apple $290 million for copying vital iPhone and iPad features.

11/21/2013

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Girls, Parents Found Liable For Branding South Bay Teacher As ‘Perv’

A Santa Clara jury that found three schoolgirls and their parents liable for defaming a Catholic school teacher they branded as a “perv,” is about to decide how much one of the students should pay in punitive damages.

11/18/2013

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

2nd Apple-Samsung Trial In US Gets Underway In San Jose

A federal judge and lawyers for the world’s two biggest smartphone makers have begun picking a jury to determine how much Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying vital iPhone and IPad features.

11/12/2013

A tree crashed into this Antioch home during a wind storm. (CBS)

Trees, Big Rigs Toppled As Fierce Winds Batter Bay Area

Bay Area residents took stock Monday morning of the damage from high winds that blew through the region Sunday night, knocking over trees and causing power outages.

10/28/2013

Hayward Firefighters on the scene of a fire.

Man, 92-Year Old Mother Hospitalized After 1 Of 2 Hayward Fires

Hayward’s fire department had a busy morning containing two separate fires, one of which sent a man and his 92-year old mother to nearby hospital burn unit.

03/10/2012

Marijuana cultivation, pot growing indoor, hydroponic

San Francisco Landlord Deals With Nightmare After Tenant Pot Bust

Landlord Najib Batshson is now looking at thousands of dollars in damages and the loss of rent after his house on Noriega Street was busted for housing an indoor pot growing operation.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/19/2011

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Men Strip Searched In Public By Oakland Police Awarded Damages

A federal judge has ruled that Oakland police unlawfully strip-searched two men in public in 2005 and ordered the city to pay them a total of at least $200,000 in damages.

CBS San Francisco–08/05/2011

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