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Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Balloon Causes San Francisco Power Outage That Affected 9,000 People In Fisherman’s Wharf, North Beach Neighborhoods

A helium balloon is to blame for thousands of residents and businesses losing power in San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf and North Beach neighborhoods Monday afternoon, according to PG&E.

05/18/2015

A PG&E worker along Line 147 in San Carlos on May 12, 2015. (CBS)

PG&E To Repair San Carlos Pipeline Seen As Explosion Risk

PG&E has turned off a transmission line that runs under San Carlos to make repairs to a section with unexplained dents in it. One city leader questions whether or not it’s safe to turn the line back on.

05/12/2015

Flames erupt after a gas line explosion near Highway 99 in northwest Fresno, April 17, 2015. (Natalie/@bluelove011)

Inmate Hurt In Fiery Pipeline Explosion At Fresno Sheriff’s Gun Range Dies

Jeremiah Espino, 52, of Sanger, suffered severe injuries in the April 17 blast and died at a hospital on Monday afternoon.

05/12/2015

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Woman Killed In Maui Shark Attack From Bay Area

Margaret Cruse from Marin was killed in an attack while snorkeling off the coast of Maui on Wednesday.

05/02/2015

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Gas Leak Shelter-In-Place Order Lifted For Antioch Mobile Home Park

A shelter-in-place order for residents of a mobile home park in Antioch has been lifted after PG&E stopped a gas leak in the area Thursday morning, fire and PG&E officials said.

04/23/2015

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High School Shelters In Place After Menlo Park Gas Leak Reported; Traffic Affected

PG&E crews are at the scene of a gas leak reported Wednesday afternoon in Menlo Park that has prompted a nearby high school to shelter in place, utility and school officials said.

04/22/2015

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California Officials Proposing Higher Electricity Rates For Households That Consume Less

California households that use the least electricity would start paying more for it, under a proposal put before state utility regulators on Tuesday intended to bring the prices charged for electricity more in line with its actual costs.

04/22/2015

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

PG&E Restores Power To Over 30K Customers In 8 San Francisco Neighborhoods

PG&E crews have restored power to all the more than 30,000 customers in San Francisco affected by an outage that started late Sunday, PG&E officials said.

04/13/2015

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Biden Praises PG&E Job Training Program During Oakland Appearance

Vice President Joe Biden praised PG&E Friday for their work creating job training programs.

04/10/2015

A law enforcement official runs towards a massive fire in a residential neighborhood September 9, 2010 in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CPUC Imposes Record $1.6 Billion Fine On PG&E For San Bruno Pipeline Explosion

The California Public Utilities Commission has approved to penalize Pacific Gas & Electric Co. a record $1.6 billion for the deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno.

04/09/2015

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