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A fireball erupts after a car crashed into a gas pump at a station in Oakland. (CBS)

Gas Pump Ignites Into Fireball After Oakland Crash

A driver was arrested after a vehicle crash ignited a two-alarm blaze at a gas station in East Oakland Thursday morning, according to a fire dispatcher.

12/19/2013

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Fireball Explosion During Petaluma Blaze Injures Firefighter

Thick black smoke was coming from the single-story home at 732 S. McDowell Blvd. when firefighters arrived at about 2 p.m., Petaluma fire Battalion Chief Jeff Holden said.

04/25/2013

A meteor (L) from the Geminids meteor shower enters the Earth's atmosphere. (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Ball Of Fire’ Lights Up Bay Area Skies

A ball of fire, possibly a meteor, lit up the sky in the Bay Area and beyond early Thursday morning.

01/17/2013

Novato Meteorite

Mysterious Rock Found In Novato May Be Meteorite After All

A mysterious rock that hit a Novato home may be a meteorite after all.

10/26/2012

Novato Meteorite

‘Meteorite’ Found In Novato Turns Out To Be Just A Rock

It turns out an object that hit a Novato home and thought to be a meteorite is just a rock.

10/24/2012