Drone Forces Emergency Transport Helicopter Pilot To Take Evasive Action In Fresno AreaPilots on board a medical emergency helicopter transporting a patient from the mountains to a hospital had to take evasive action when a drone flew right into their path near Fresno.
East Bay Dispatchers Ask That Residents Stop Calling 911 When Facebook Goes Down
Red Flag Fire Warning Issued For Bay Area This WeekendThe National Weather Service has issued a red flag fire warning for the North and East Bay hills over the weekend due to predicted hot temperatures, low humidity and strong offshore winds.
Grass Fire Burns In East Palo AltoFirefighters were battling a grass fire in a field behind a Palo Alto residential neighborhood.
PETA Makes Push For Signs Warning Pet Owners Of Danger Inside Hot Cars After SF Mall IncidentA professional dog walker was cited last week for keeping eight dogs in a hot van in San Francisco, prompting an animal rights group to request signs warning dog owners and walkers about the harm of leaving pets inside cars.
Eichler Homes Burned In San Jose Inferno Among Bay Area House Designs Susceptible To FireA gas-fueled fire in San Jose Monday moved quickly through three homes has highlighted the design risks of certain types of homes, including the Eichler style structures popular in much of the Bay Area.
Bird-Safe Building Becoming A Priority For Bay Area BusinessesA look at planned building projects in San Francisco indicates glass filled structures are a big part of the city's future. So what is being done to protect the birds from the city to the South Bay?
Pot Grow Fires Too Dangerous For Contra Costa County FirefightersFirefighters in Contra Costa County say illegal pot growing operations will be going up in smoke if the homes they are contained in catch fire.
Oakland Police Warn Residents Against Fireworks, Gunshots On New Year's EveWith New Year’s Eve approaching, Oakland police are warning residents that firing guns or fireworks into the air is illegal and highly dangerous.
Thousands Of Lightning Strikes Hit Bay AreaLightning strikes were reported in San Mateo and Santa Cruz counties Monday night, according to the National Weather Service.
No Quick Fix For SF's 'Dangerous' Hall Of JusticeSan Francisco’s top officials say the city’s Hall of Justice would be dangerously unstable in a powerful earthquake, but hundreds of city workers and jail inmates working and living there could have to wait more than a decade to move out.
California Facing Dangerous Wildfire SeasonAuthorities have said that California is facing a dangerous wildfire season due to a dry winter that has left the normally green hills of spring parched and tinder-dry.