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Berkley marina pier (Getty Images)

Historic Berkeley Pier Closes Due To Structural Damage

The popular Berkeley municipal pier is closing after structural damage was found in its concrete deck and supports.

07/24/2015

Pavement repairs on 580 near the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. (CBS)

Repairs For Disintegrating Road Backing Up Richmond Bridge Traffic

An earlier diesel fuel spill on Interstate Highway 580 just west of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge on the Marin County side has prompted emergency road repairs this morning, according to a Caltrans spokesman.

06/08/2015

Damage and rubble next to a destroyed building from the 6.0 Napa earthquake on August, 24th 2014. 
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9 Months After Napa Quake, Damaged County Jail May Not Re-Open For Another Year

The earthquake-damaged Napa County Jail may not re-open for at least another year, according to estimates by officials. Inmates have had to spend the last eight months in Solano County Jail.

05/18/2015

A PG&E utility truck.  (CBS)

California Consumers Can Collect Up To $600 If Repair Person Doesn’t Show

It’s a huge pain to wait hours for a repair person who doesn’t show up. But California consumers can get paid, in the case of a no-show.

04/24/2015

A family looks on as crews work on a massive sinkhole in San Francisco's Richmond District. (Megan Goldsby/CBS)

Massive Sinkhole In San Francisco’s Richmond District Becomes Its Own ‘Attraction’

Plenty of onlookers are snapping photos and one teacher even brought his science class to the sinkhole at Sixth Avenue and Lake Street in San Francisco.

12/04/2014

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Thousands Of PG&E Customers Without Power In The East Bay & San Jose

Thousands of Pacific Gas and Electric customers are without power in the East Bay and San Jose Thursday morning due to fallen power lines.

09/25/2014

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Former Vallejo Auto Body Shop Owner Sentenced For Insurance Fraud

The former owner of a Vallejo auto body shop was sentenced this month for automobile insurance fraud, the California Department of Insurance said Wednesday.

07/30/2014

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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.

05/21/2014

Shirley Temple’s special temporary Hollywood Walk of Fame star (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Shirley Temple’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star In Storage

The timing of Temple’s death has forced a change in Hollywood tradition…

02/11/2014

Apple Introduces iPhone 5

ConsumerWatch: Redwood City Company Offering Mobile iPhone Repairmen

Over the next year, 27 million Americans will accidentally damage their smartphone. Do the math and that means about 2 million people per-month, or 80,000 per-day will have an accident with the phone, according to warranty provider Square Trade.

04/25/2013

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