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Flames seen illuminating the steam cloud during a flare-up on December 18th, 2014 (CBS)

Richmond Official Blasts Chevron For Calling Huge Flare At Plant ‘Routine’

Supervisor John Goia said the series of flares were an emergency reaction to something that went wrong at the plant.

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Flames seen illuminating the steam cloud during a flare-up on December 18th, 2014 (CBS)

Flare At Richmond’s Chevron Refinery Visible For Miles, Puts Neighbors On Edge

A flare due to depressurizing equipment at the Chevron refinery in Richmond lit up the sky Thursday evening, causing a stir on social media.

12/18/2014

A limo fire near the Solano County Fairgrounds in Vallejo (CBS SF)

Driver Escapes Raging Limo Fire Near Solano County Fairgrounds

Fire crews rushed to the scene of a limo completely engulfed in flame on a Vallejo roadway Friday morning. The driver made it out alive and discovered the engine was on fire when he raised the hood.

07/25/2014

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Firefighters Quickly Contain 2-Alarm Apartment Fire In Oakland, One Displaced

One person was displaced by a fire that broke out Tuesday morning at an apartment in Oakland’s Maxwell Park neighborhood, a fire dispatcher said.

07/15/2014

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How San Francisco Firefighters Battled A Fully Engulfed Six-Story Building On Fire

As nearly 150 firefighters descended on the area near AT&T Park Tuesday afternoon to battle a burning six-story apartment building under construction, veteran firefighters immediately knew the severe risk they faced.

03/11/2014

Joe Pavelski #8 of the San Jose Sharks skates with the puck on a break away during the second period against the Calgary Flames at SAP Center on October 19, 2013 in San Jose, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Pavelski Scores Twice In Sharks 6-3 Win Over Flames

Joe Pavelski scored two power-play goals, helping the San Jose Sharks remain unbeaten at home with a 6-3 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night.

10/20/2013

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Big-Rig Fire Blocks Oakland Freeway Off-Ramp

A big-rig caught fire Wednesday morning on an Oakland freeway off-ramp, a California Highway Patrol sergeant said.

06/27/2012

One of 2 tortoises forced to flee a Castro Valley garage fire. (CBS)

Overnight Castro Valley Garage Fire Sends Tortoises Scurrying

A barn-like garage at a Castro Valley home that housed two tortoises and some chickens was damaged in an early morning fire that injured one firefighter, Alameda County fire officials said.

02/21/2012

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Giant Crater From San Bruno Pipeline Blast To Be Filled

Crews are getting ready to fill a giant crater in San Bruno’s Crestmoor neighborhood, created after last September’s deadly pipeline explosion.

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Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire on Eddy Street between Taylor and Jones Streets in San Francisco’s Tenderloin on April 5, 2011. (CBS)

22 Injured In San Francisco Tenderloin Blaze

Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood on Tuesday night that injured at least 22 people.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/05/2011

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