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Bomb Squad Responds To Suspicious Device At San Jose Recycling Facility

The San Jose police department’s bomb squad responded Monday afternoon to a suspicious device found at a recycling facility in the northern part of the city.

07/28/2014

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BART Police Begin Cracking Down On Homeless Sleeping, Lying Down Inside Stations

BART police have begun enforcing a ban on sleeping, lying down or sitting with legs extended at Powell Street Station Monday with plans to expand the ordinance to all BART stations, prompting many homeless people to move elsewhere.

07/22/2014

Smoke seen from out-of-control grass fire burning near Lake Berryessa.

Out-Of-Control Wildfire Near Lake Berryessa’s Monticello Dam Spreads To 5000 Acres

An out-of-control grass fire that began Friday night near Monticello Dam at Lake Berryessa in Solano County has spread to 5,000 acres and is only 15% contained Saturday evening.

07/05/2014

Aaron and Angela Wiebe anxiously monitor progress on the Butts Fire from a Red Cross evacuation center in Middletown, Calif.

Butts Fire Forces Middletown Couple To Evacuate Their Dream Home

Aaron and Angela Wiebe were drawn to the Berryessa Heights subdivision now ravaged by the Butts fire because of Pope Valley’s natural beauty and solitude.

07/03/2014

Smoke billows from a grass fire in the Santa Teresa Hills of South San Jose.

Grass Fire In South San Jose Scorches 125 Acres, 2 Firefighters Injured

Two firefighters were taken to a hospital with heat injuries Monday in a 125-acre vegetation fire southeast of San Jose that stood at about 50 percent contained by late afternoon, a fire official said.

06/30/2014

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Several Businesses Evacuated In Mountain View Bomb Scare

Mountain View police evacuated several businesses around El Camino on Thursday while bomb sniffing dogs investigated a bomb threat at a shopping center.

06/05/2014

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Wildfire In Mariposa County Forces Over 100 Evacuations

A wildfire that broke out in Central California has triggered the evacuation of about 100 rural homes.

05/26/2014

Wildfires blaze on in San Diego County. San Marcos city residents issued new evacuation notices.

Thousands Of New Wildfire Evacuation Notices Issued In San Diego County

The San Diego County sheriff says nearly 13,000 new evacuation notices have been issued due to a wildfire burning around the city of San Marcos.

05/15/2014

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Bomb Hoax Suspect Arrested After Scare At United Nations Plaza In San Francisco

A suspect was arrested Wednesday in connection with a bomb hoax at a college near San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza that prompted the evacuation of the school and shut down part of Market Street, police said Thursday.

05/08/2014

Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

Mineta San Jose International Airport Terminal Briefly Evacuated During False Alarm

Passengers and employees in Terminal B at Mineta San Jose International Airport were briefly evacuated Wednesday morning due to a fire alarm that sounded with no fire present, an airport spokeswoman said.

05/07/2014

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