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Picture taken on March 3, 2010 shows the camera of a street-view car, used to photograph whole streets, on the Google street-view stand at the world's biggest high-tech fair, the CeBIT in the northern German city of Hanover. (Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Homeowners Concerned Over Privacy Can Have Google Blur Street View Images

Homeowners concerned over privacy on Google maps have a new solution.

05/19/2014

Power Outage

Damaged Underground Cable Cuts Power To Thousands In Daly City

PG&E crews were working at restoring power in Daly City after a damaged underground cable left nearly 6,800 customers without electricity Monday morning, a utility spokeswoman said.

11/25/2013

Redding, Clover Fire

68 Homes Burned By Clover Fire In Shasta County

Fire officials say crews assessing the damage from a Northern California wildfire have determined 68 homes were destroyed.

09/12/2013

Foreclosed homes on Lucas Street in Richmond (CBS)

Richmond Reconsidering Eminent Domain Plan For Underwater Homeowners

The Richmond City Council Tuesday evening will consider scrapping the city’s controversial plan to buy struggling homeowners’ underwater mortgages.

09/10/2013

Rim Fire

Rim Fire Near Yosemite 80 Percent Contained, Evacuations Lifted

Evacuation orders and advisories were lifted Tuesday for several Sierra Nevada communities once threatened by a raging wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park.

09/03/2013

A sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Median Bay Area Home Prices Jump At Record Rates As Inventory Remains Tight

The real estate tracking firm DataQuick says the median price for homes in the nine-county San Francisco Bay area reached $555,000 in June, an increase of 6.9 percent over the previous month.

07/18/2013

One of several Lake County homes damaged by moving earth. (CBS)

Homeowners Blame County For Sinking Lakeport Subdivision, File Claim

For months homeowners agonized as houses in their subdivision sank one-by-one into a hilltop. It got so dangerous that the U.S. Postal Service refused to deliver mail.

07/17/2013

(Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Lead Paint Legal Battle Begins In San Jose Courtroom

Some 10 cities and counties are suing the paint industry, seeking to get them to pay $1 billion to remove hazardous lead paint from old homes in the state.

07/15/2013

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Cars, Homes Destroyed In Fire Near Point Reyes National Seashore

Twelve residents were displaced by a fire that destroyed two homes and four cars in the vicinity of Point Reyes National Seashore in Marin County Tuesday night, fire officials said.

05/29/2013

Jefferson Award winner Rhonda Harris (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Builds Homes For Veterans

Some call this Jefferson Award winner “Wonder Woman” – not because she leaps tall buildings, but because she builds them as homes for veterans.

04/24/2013

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