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Manufactured Home Fire Extinguished In San Rafael

Firefighters quickly put out a blaze at a manufactured home in San Rafael Thursday night, a fire chief said

12/27/2013

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Firefighters Knock Down 2-Alarm Sunnyvale Roof Fire

Firefighters made quick work of a two-alarm blaze that burned on the roof of a commercial building in Sunnyvale Tuesday morning, a Department of Public Safety captain said.

12/24/2013

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Firefighters Knock Out Blaze Near SF’s Panhandle

Firefighters battled a one-alarm blaze at a three-story structure near the Panhandle in San Francisco Friday morning, according to a fire dispatcher.

12/20/2013

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Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm East Oakland House Fire

Firefighters were battling a two-alarm blaze at a home in East Oakland Friday morning, a fire dispatcher said.

12/13/2013

A 4-alarm fire burns inside a warehouse in Concord. (CBS)

Concord Warehouse Fire Burns For Hours, Sends Smoke Over East Bay

A four-alarm fire burning at a Concord warehouse Wednesday morning sent smoke and strong odors of burning plastic across the East Bay.

12/11/2013

A Benicia firefighter revives an elderly couple's dog after an early morning fire. (CBS)

1 Person Killed In Benicia House Fire; Dog Revived By Firefighters

One person has died from injuries suffered in a house fire in Benicia, according to authorities.

12/05/2013

A resident had to be rescued from a balcony of a burning Alameda apartment. (CBS)

Resident Rescued From Balcony Of Burning Alameda Apartment Building

A man was arrested on suspicion of arson after being rescued by firefighters from the balcony of a burning apartment building in Alameda Wednesday morning, according to a fire chief.

11/27/2013

Livermore Pleasanton Fire Department truck. (CBS)

Study Involving Bay Area Firefighters Confirms Cancer Risk

Firefighters are a tight-knit family, and when they lose one of their own, they come together for support and comfort. That is what happened in Livermore and Pleasanton this month, when a 48-year old firefighter died from what has become an all too common work-related illness.

11/26/2013

Firefighters in Union City battle a 2-alarm warehouse blaze. (CBS)

Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Blaze Inside Union City Warehouse

A two-alarm fire damaged a wholesale bakery in Union City early Wednesday morning, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.

10/30/2013

A San Francisco Fire Department fire engine. (CBS)

San Francisco Firefighters Awarded $3.7M In Age Discrimination Suit

Fifteen veteran San Francisco firefighters will share $3.7 million awarded by a jury in their age discrimination suit against the city’s fire department.

10/30/2013

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