Lightning destroyed a redwood tree in Berkeley during a powerful storm Monday, damaging a nearby home.
A Palo Alto home that was scheduled for a renovation was a total loss after an early morning blaze, a battalion chief said.
Twelve residents were displaced by a fire that destroyed two homes and four cars in the vicinity of Point Reyes National Seashore in Marin County Tuesday night, fire officials said.
The blaze was reported at 6:55 a.m. in a second-story apartment at an eight-unit building at 3268 Tioga Road that is part of a larger complex, fire Capt. Robert Marshall said.
Homeless people are getting checks for property destroyed during Sacramento police raids on illegal campsites.
Downtown construction crews have unearthed the massive foundations of the old San Francisco City Hall destroyed in the disastrous 1906 earthquake.
A woman lost a fortune in antiques Tuesday night after fire ripped through her home near Napa, according to fire officials.
Four years after a fire burned down the Original Joe’s restaurant in San Francisco’s Tenderloin, the owners have reopened in a new location in the city’s North Beach neighborhood.
A fire in San Jose Friday morning left four people displaced and a cannabis dispensary completely destroyed, a fire captain said.