North County Fire Authority firefighters on Tuesday night rescued a woman trapped on a cliff in Pacifica.
U.S. Coast Guard crews helped tow away a tour boat that broke down near San Francisco’s McCovey Cove on Tuesday afternoon.
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.
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.
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.
Belmont firefighters rescued a fawn on Thursday in San Carlos that was trapped in a home’s backyard, Belmont city officials said.
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.
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.
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.
There’s a new way to find a pet at this upcoming San Francisco cafes where adoptable kitties mingle with cafe customers.