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Rescue

Woman Uninjured After Pacifica Cliff Rescue

North County Fire Authority firefighters on Tuesday night rescued a woman trapped on a cliff in Pacifica.

07/16/2014

Ride the Ducks, San Francisco tour

Coast Guard Rescues Duck Boat Near McCovey Cove In San Francisco

U.S. Coast Guard crews helped tow away a tour boat that broke down near San Francisco’s McCovey Cove on Tuesday afternoon.

07/16/2014

The Kaufman family comes ashore after arriving in San Diego aboard the USS Vandergift, April 9, 2014. (U.S. Navy)

Family Rescued At Sea By Moffett Field Team Sues Satellite Phone Company For Cut Service

A California family rescued at sea by members of an elite team from Moffett Field is suing their phone company, for cutting them off during an emergency.

07/16/2014

U.S. Coast Guard

Coast Guard Rescues Boater From Disabled Vessel During Race To Hawaii

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a mariner in a sailboat race to Hawaii whose vessel became disabled early Sunday and towed his boat into Monterey Harbor Tuesday morning, the Coast Guard reported.

07/01/2014

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues Family Stranded On Boat In Sonoma Creek

A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter hoisted three stranded boaters to safety after their boat became disabled in a creek near San Pablo on Friday.

06/28/2014

Belmont firefighters rescued a fawn on Thursday in San Carlos that was trapped in a home's backyard

Firefighters Free Fawn Trapped In San Carlos Backyard

Belmont firefighters rescued a fawn on Thursday in San Carlos that was trapped in a home’s backyard, Belmont city officials said.

06/27/2014

The owner of pit bull-mix "Pekita" said she the lives of everyone in a burning Oakland apartment building because of her barking. (CBS SF)

Hero Dog Wakes Up Residents In Burning Oakland Apartment Building

Residents who woke up to their Oakland apartment building in flames early Wednesday morning credit the barking of a neighbor’s dog for their safe escape.

06/25/2014

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Two Coast Guard Rescues In 24 Hours: Is The Calif. To Hawaii Rowing Race Worth The Cost And Risk?

For the second time in a 24-hour period, a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter swooped in to rescue rowers participating in the inaugural 2,400-mile Great Pacific Race from California to Hawaii.

06/23/2014

Sonoma County Sheriff's Helicopter (sonomasheriff.org)

Marin Fire, Sonoma Helicopter Crews Rescue Injured Hiker

Marin County and Ross Valley firefighters and a Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office helicopter crew rescued a hiker who fell down a steep slope at Alpine Lake in Marin County on Sunday afternoon, a sheriff’s deputy said Monday.

06/23/2014

A visitor pets a cat at the pop-up "Cat cafe" in New York. A similar cafe called "KitTea" is set to open soon in San Francisco. (EMMANUEL DUNAND/Getty Images)

Customers Can Soon Play With Adoptable Cats At San Francisco ‘KitTea’ Cafe

There’s a new way to find a pet at this upcoming San Francisco cafes where adoptable kitties mingle with cafe customers.

06/23/2014

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