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Four-alarm fire burning at Berkeley's Wooden Duck furniture warehouse.

5-Alarm Berkeley Warehouse Fire Caused $9M In Damages

A five-alarm that destroyed the warehouses of three West Berkeley businesses on Saturday night caused an estimated $9 million in damage, Berkeley fire Acting Deputy Chief Avery Webb said Thursday.

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San Jose Firefighters tweeted this pic of a four alarm fire at the former home of KNTV near a Caltrain station. (Source: San Jose Fire Dept.)

Man Arrested In San Jose Fire That Destroyed Former KNTV Building; Cadaver Dogs Search Rubble

A man has been arrested and faces charges of felony arson and first degree burglary, on suspicion of setting the five-alarm fire in downtown San Jose.

04/16/2014

Fire crews on the scene of a deadly fire in San Francisco's Sunnydale neighborhood, April 16, 2014. (CBS)

Mother, Young Son Killed In San Francisco Sunnydale District Apartment Fire

Two people killed in a one-alarm fire at a home in San Francisco’s Sunnydale neighborhood Wednesday morning have been identified as a mother and her 3-old-son, according to the medical examiner’s office.

04/16/2014

A fire burns on the top floor of an apartment building in San Francisco's Mission District. (CBS)

Fire Burns 6-Story Building In San Francisco Mission District At 14th & Dolores

A fire at a building in San Francisco’s Mission District neighborhood was upgraded to a second alarm before firefighters were able to knock it down.

04/15/2014

A San Francisco Fire Department fire engine. (CBS)

Grocery Store In San Francisco’s Sunset District Evacuated After Report Of Smoke

Fire crews are responding Tuesday afternoon to a report of smoke at Andronico’s Market in San Francisco’s Sunset District.

04/15/2014

Chopper 5 over a fire at a construction site at 4th Street and China Basin in San Francisco on March 11, 2014. (CBS)

Preliminary Report On Mission Bay Fire Points To ‘Smoldering Object’ As Cauuse

The fire that destroyed a six-story apartment project in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood last March started accidentally, according to a preliminary report released this morning by the San Francisco Fire Department.

04/15/2014

Oakland Children's Hospital

Description Released Of Children’s Hospital Oakland Fire Suspect

Investigators have released a description of a possible suspect in a suspicious fire that burned administrative offices for Children’s Hospital Oakland earlier this month.

04/14/2014

A view of the charred remains of a building that used to house the KNTV news studios at Park Ave and Montgomery St. in San Jose. (CBS)

Homeless Squatters Occupied Former San Jose TV Station That Caught On Fire; 1 Reported Missing

A man who was among the homeless squatters occupying a building in downtown San Jose that was once the former home of the KNTV news station says a relative may have died in the fire.

04/14/2014

Firefighters at the scene of a house fire on the 35000 block of Woodbridge Place in Fremont, April 14, 2014. (Fremont Fire Dept.)

Dogs Killed In Early-Morning Fire Fremont House Fire

A one-alarm residential fire displaced five people and killed two dogs in Fremont Monday morning, a fire battalion chief said.

04/14/2014

San Jose Firefighters tweeted this pic of a four alarm fire at the former home of KNTV near a Caltrain station. (Source: San Jose Fire Dept.)

Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Blaze In Downtown San Jose Near Caltrain Station

A five-alarm blaze at a building that once housed the KNTV news station in downtown San Jose Sunday afternoon was brought under control, a fire dispatcher said.

04/13/2014

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