Newark

Transformer Move

One Million Pound PG&E Transformer Trucked From South Bay To Moss Landing

A truck weighing in at nearly 1 million pounds snaked its way through the South Bay late Wednesday night, carrying a PG&E transformer.

02/26/2015

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

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