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Study: Bay Area Has Worst Roads In Nation, And It’s Costing Drivers Big Bucks

Your bumpy Bay Area commute may take you across the worst roads in the country.

07/23/2015

Flames from the Wragg Fire burning near Lake Berryessa on July 22, 2015. (CBS)

Wragg Fire Near Lake Berryessa Explodes In Size Overnight

A fast-moving wildfire in Napa and Solano counties has grown by 2,000 acres overnight and now has scorched over 9 square miles of countryside near Lake Berryessa.

07/23/2015

The Wragg Fire near Lake Berryessa. (CBS)

Wragg Fire Near Lake Berryessa Scorches 6,000 Acres, 200 Homes Evacuated

A fast-moving wildfire near Lake Berryessa has scorched at least 6,000 acres as of late Wednesday night, prompting the evacuations of nearly 200 homes.

07/22/2015

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Grass Fire Blocks Lane Of I-80 In Solano County

A grass fire has blocked the right lane of eastbound Interstate Highway 80 at the interchange of northbound Interstate Highway 505 Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/22/2015

A crew member extinguishes a fire that broke out underneath a rubber expansion joint on the Bay Bridge. (CHP)

Rubber Expansion Joint Catches Fire On Bay Bridge

A rubber expansion joint caught fire on the eastern span of the Bay Bridge Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/15/2015

A fire in San Jose caused major damage to at least two homes. (CBS)

2-Alarm Fire Burning Near Highway 101 In San Jose

A two-alarm fire is burning in San Jose Sunday afternoon, according to the San Jose Fire Department and California Highway Patrol.

07/12/2015

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German Shepherd Loose On East Bay Highway Evades CHP Officers For 2 Hours

California Highway Patrol officers spent nearly two hours scrambling to catch a German Shepherd loose on East Bay highways Thursday morning, but the dog evaded officers as it ran onto Berkeley city streets, CHP officials said.

07/02/2015

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1 Killed In Motorcycle Crash Near Guerneville

One person was killed in a motorcycle crash Sunday evening on state Route 116 near Guerneville, according to the California Highway Patrol.

06/28/2015

Chopper 5 over a fire near Interstate 880 and Highway 238 in Hayward on June 8, 2015. (CBS)

Fire Burns Along I-880 In San Leandro Area, Sending Thick Smoke Into Air

A fire burning near I-880 and I-238 in the San Leandro area Monday afternoon, sent thick smoke into the air.

06/08/2015

The San Mateo Bridge with no traffic on its roadway. (CBS)

San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Closing Memorial Day Weekend As Caltrans Finishes Work

The San Mateo-Hayward Bridge will close this weekend for the second time this month as Caltrans crews continue to resurface and treat the deck structure, as well as perform maintenance repairs.

05/18/2015

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