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Coast Guard Rescue

1 Dead, 1 Rescued After Pair Stuck On San Francisco Cliff

One person has died and another has been rescued after becoming stranded on the rocks near Lands End in San Francisco Thursday afternoon, a fire spokeswoman said.

10/30/2014

Thomas Artiaga is seen in a frame from a cellphone video carrying Robert Wells from an apartment fire in Fresno, October 18, 2014. (Beth Lederach)

Mystery Good Samaritan Comes Forward To Meet Man He Rescued From Fresno Apartment Fire

A mystery Good Samaritan who pulled an elderly man away from a Fresno apartment fire in a rescue caught on camera has emerged to meet the man he rescued.

10/21/2014

(Matt Bigler/CBS)

Police Say OnStar Mistakes Delayed Rescue Of Woman Trapped In San Jose Ravine For 19 Hours

The family of a woman rescued 19 hours after she drove into a ravine in the East San Jose foothills afternoon thanked rescuers for finding her. Meanwhile, questions are being raised about the OnStar system in the woman’s car after it led crews to the wrong locations.

10/14/2014

(Matt Bigler/CBS)

Officer Uses iPad To Find Woman Trapped Inside Car Overnight In San Jose Ravine

A rescue is underway Tuesday morning along Mount Hamliton Road in San Jose for a woman who became trapped inside a car that drove over an embankment and into a ravine Monday afternoon, authorities said.

10/14/2014

(CBS)

Martinez Animal Shelter Recognized For Disaster Relief Program That Meets Federal Guidelines

An animal shelter program in Contra Costa County is getting recognition from supervisors in Martinez for their preparedness in the event of a disaster.

10/07/2014

The fire scene at 2055 Delbarr ct. (SJFD)

Video Captures San Jose Man Rushing Into Condo Inferno To Save Dog

Firefighters responded to the townhouse residences on Delbarr Court around 10 p.m. Friday after fire broke out in the carport area of one of the units.

10/07/2014

Window washers await rescue after getting stuck on the side of an Oakland building. (CBS SF)

Firefighters Stage Dramatic Rescue After Window Washers Are Stranded Mid-Air At Oakland High-Rise

Office workers, pedestrians and drivers witnessed a nail-biting drama high above the ground at 11th and Broadway in Oakland, Thursday, when a couple of window-washers became stranded on a platform hundreds of feet in the air.

10/02/2014

Window washers await rescue after getting stuck on the side of an Oakland building. (CBS SF)

Crews Rescue Window Washers Stuck Outside Downtown Oakland High-Rise

Crews rescued two window washers stuck on malfunctioning equipment outside of a high-rise in downtown Oakland Thursday morning.

10/02/2014

A man is wheeled to an ambulance after being pulled out of the surf at San Francisco Ocean Beach, September 24, 2014. (CBS)

Father, Son Die After Being Pulled From Water At SF Ocean Beach

A father and his adult son died after being pulled from the water at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Wednesday.

09/26/2014

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Man Rescued From Seal Rocks Off San Francisco’s Ocean Beach In 3rd Rescue Of The Day

A 24-year-old man was rescued from Seal Rocks off of San Francisco’s Ocean Beach Wednesday night after he became stuck while surfing in the water, a U.S. Coast Guard official said.

09/24/2014

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