Mystery

Thomas Artiaga is seen in a frame from a cellphone video carrying Robert Wells from an apartment fire in Fresno, October 18, 2014. (Beth Lederach)

Mystery Good Samaritan Comes Forward To Meet Man He Rescued From Fresno Apartment Fire

A mystery Good Samaritan who pulled an elderly man away from a Fresno apartment fire in a rescue caught on camera has emerged to meet the man he rescued.

10/21/2014

The Tesoro Refinery in Martinez (CBS)

Source Of Mysterious Rumbling In Concord-Clayton Area Discovered

The source of a mysterious rumbling in the Concord-Clayton area that had been keeping residents awake at night has been confirmed.

10/08/2014

A mystery structure under construction next door to the Flint Center on the De Anza College campus in Cupertino. (CBS)

Mystery Structure In Cupertino Adds To Secretive Nature Of Apple Product Launch Announcement

The mystery behind Apple’s new product launch announcement is deepening with the building of a secretive structure at the site of the planned announcement next month.

08/29/2014

PLOS One Journal:
The GPS unit with its battery pack is inserted into a cavity bored into the top of the rock. The GPS continuously logs its position after a switch is triggered by the stone moving away from a magnet set in the playa. The surface of the playa is frozen in this image, but the ice had melted or was floating when the trail formed. (Image by Mike Hartmann.
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0105948.g004)

Caught On Camera: Mystery Of Death Valley’s ‘Sailing Rocks’ Solved, Mother Nature Is A Fan Of Curling

Using GPS-fitted boulders in the flat, parched desert of Death Valley, and tying in the data to a weather station, researchers with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego have confirmed that rocks weighing hundreds of pounds are pushed along on a thin sheet of ice by light winds, in a sort of natural display of truly Olympic “curling.”

08/29/2014

This unidentified man was admitted to San Francisco General Hospital on June 17, 2014. He is described as a man in his 50s, nearly 5'10", weighing 213 pounds. The man has brown and gray hair, blue eyes, and no tattoos. (San Francisco General Hospital)

Unidentified Patient At San Francisco General Hospital Reunited With Family

Family members have identified a man who showed up at San Francisco General Hospital more than a month ago but could not recall his name.

07/19/2014

A woman displays @HiddenCash found in San Jose. (CBS)

Identity Of Mystery ‘Hidden Cash’ Man May Have Been Revealed

The identity of a mystery man behind the Hidden Cash craze may have been finally revealed.

06/05/2014

A sign at the site where construction is set to begin on one of the biggest development projects in San Jose history. (CBS)

Clues Point To Apple As Mystery Tenant Of Massive San Jose Construction Project

Nobody loves a secret – and the associated publicity – more than Apple Inc. That’s why many in the tech community are betting that iPhone maker is the future resident of the city’s biggest-ever office project.

04/25/2014

Amber Schadewald holds the quadcopter drone found outside her San Francisco Fulton St. home. (CBS)

Creeped-Out SF Alamo Square Resident Searching For Owner Of Crash-Landed Mystery Drone

In a Craigslist posting titled “I found your stupid drone,” a noticeably disturbed San Francisco resident is asking the owner of a drone to come forward if “you want it back and/or you don’t want me to see what’s on the SD card.”

04/03/2014

The Google Barge structure is pulled from its original location near Treasure Island. (CBS)

Google Adds To Intrigue By Moving ‘Mystery Barge’ To Stockton In Dark Of Night

You were likely fast asleep as Google began moving the mystery barge from the San Francisco Bay early Thursday, towing it up the Sacramento River Delta to Stockton.

03/06/2014

Sofia Jarvis (center) appears with her family at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital on February 24, 2014. Sofia suffers from a rare illness that causes symptoms described as "polio-like." (CBS)

CDC Urged To Investigate Mystery Polio-Like Illness Affecting California Kids

Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer asked the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday to initiate a formal investigation into what has caused polio-like paralysis in about 20 children in California over the past 18 months.

02/27/2014

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