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Scene where a Honda Fit crashed into a Macy's store in Newark, January 14, 2015. (CBS)

Macy’s Employee Jumps Into Action When Car Crashes Into Newark Store

A high school student is being called a hero for his quick reaction after a car drove into the Macy’s department store he works at in Newark.

01/15/2015

Firefighters at the entrance of a Macy's store at Newpark Mall in Newark after a car drove several feet inside, January 14, 2015. (CBS)

6 Hurt When Car Plows 80 Feet Into Newark Macy’s Store; Driver May Have Had ‘Medical Episode’

A car plowed into the Macy’s department store in Newark late Wednesday afternoon, injuring six people, including three shoppers.

01/14/2015

Newark Memorial High School

Burst Pipe Floods 6 Classrooms At Newark Memorial High School

A pipe that burst just before Christmas caused millions of dollars in water damage to at least 6 classrooms at an East Bay high school.

01/04/2015

Lit Explosive Fuse Crackling and Sparking fireworks

Newark Man Blows Off Fingers With Firecracker On New Year Morning

A Newark man blew several of his fingers off with a firecracker early on New Year’s Day.

01/02/2015

Authorities on the scene after a dead body was found off Thornton Avenue in Newark on October 27, 2014. (CBS)

Man’s Body Discovered Near Roadway In Newark

A major thoroughfare in Newark has reopened Monday evening several hours after the discovery of a dead body shut down the roadway.

10/27/2014

Three police officers saved a woman from a burning car that crashed on October 23, 2014. (Newark Police Department)

Caught On Video: Newark Police Officers Save Unconscious Woman From Burning Car

Police officers in Newark are being commended for bravery for saving an unconscious woman trapped in a burning car Thursday evening.

10/24/2014

Pulgas Water Temple near Redwood City (photo credit: Anna Duckworth)

Hetch Hetchy Drinking Water Delivered Through 1st-of-its Kind Tunnel Underneath San Francisco Bay

A first-of-its kind tunnel from Newark to Redwood City dug underneath San Francisco Bay began delivering water from the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite National Park on Wednesday.

10/15/2014

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Leaking Tank Of Potentially Explosive Gas In Newark Contained Safely

A leaking container of potentially explosive gas was contained safely after prompting the evacuation of a Newark gas company Wednesday morning.

09/24/2014

Tweet purportedly by Krista Hodges, a teacher at Newark High School. (CBS)

Threatening Twitter Messages Made By Newark Teacher Weren’t Criminal, Police Say

Threatening Twitter messages directed at students by a Newark teacher were “inappropriate and unprofessional” but were not criminal, police said Thursday.

09/18/2014

Tweet purportedly by Krista Hodges, a teacher at Newark High School. (CBS)

Student Stands Up For Newark High School Teacher Who Made Threatening Tweets

Newark Memorial High School teacher Krista Hodges came under fire over tweets that included “I already wanna stab kids” and they “make my trigger finger feel itchy.”

09/03/2014

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